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  • Functional Sorting of Evolutionary Effects in Protein Domains 

    Yang, Ming, 1977- (University of Missouri--Kansas City, 2010)
    One of the most important questions in evolutionary genetics is whether a gene of interest is under positive selection, negative selection or neutral evolution. Although there are numerous existed methods and statistical ...
  • Nutrient Transporter targeted Delivery of HIV Protease Inhibitors 

    Luo, Shuanghui, 1970- (University of Missouri--Kansas City, 2011-01-20)
    HIV/AIDS has become one of the greatest threats to human health. Although inclusion of protease inhibitors (PIs) in HAART has greatly slowed the disease progression and improved the outcome of clinical treatment, the ...
  • Volatility-Aware Query Processing in Peer-to-Peer Systems 

    Landeras, Francisco Jose (University of Missouri--Kansas City, 2010)
    Peer-to-Peer (P2P) paradigm has been recognized as a disruptive technology that can aggregate enormous storage and processing resources for information sharing and distributed computing. This paradigm has received significant ...