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Actomyosin Network in Mechanosensation and Cytokinesis: a Novel Workflow for Animating Cell Division
(Johns Hopkins University, 2015-03-26)
A cell’s survival in large part depends on its ability to respond to cues from its environment. Cellular response to chemical cues in the form of hormones, neurotransmitters and even invading viruses is given a great deal ...
The Misrepresented Road to Madame President: Media Coverage of Female Candidates for National Office
(Johns Hopkins University, 2015-06-08)
While women represent over fifty percent of the U.S. population, it is blatantly clear that they are not as equally represented in leadership positions in the government and in private institutions. Despite their representation ...
Transient Risk of Breakthrough Seizures Associated with Phenytoin Refilling and Switching
(Johns Hopkins University, 2015-05-07)
Background Generic substitution is prevalent in the U.S.; however, clinicians and patients remain wary of use of generic products for drugs with narrow therapeutic indices. Epileptic seizure control is an example of a ...
Statistical Methods for Competing Risks Model
(Johns Hopkins University, 2014-04-25)
“Competing Risks” refers to the study of the time to event where there is more than one type of failure event. The distinct problem can be vital, since not only it can inform the patients what risks they are facing, but ...
Quantifying Relationships Between Storage and Discharge in a Large Database of Reference Watersheds Across the Continental US
(Johns Hopkins University, 2015-04-24)
So far there is not a globally known system for catchment classification that will aid in improved models and communication amongst hydrologists. This paper combines two common methods used to analyze the hydrologic response ...
Educating Patients and Physicians About Bariatric Embolization Through Use of Interactive Media
(Johns Hopkins University, 2015-03-24)
A third of Americans are overweight or obese. Current weight loss options for obese patients are diet and exercise, medical management, or bariatric surgery. A new treatment undergoing clinical trials at Johns Hopkins ...
(Johns Hopkins University, 2015-03-20)
A collection of poems.
PLATO’S BORROWING AND EXTENSION OF HOMERIC JUSTICE
(Johns Hopkins University, 2013-10-25)
One of the topics of the Republic is to determine the role of the poet within the ideal city. While the poets, including Homer, are categorically expelled from the ideal city in Book X, numerous Homeric and poetic influences, ...
Exposure to ambient air pollution as a potential explanation of ethnic disparities in atherosclerosis severity and progression
(Johns Hopkins University, 2013-09-12)
Disparities in atherosclerosis and other cardiovascular outcomes by race/ethnicity persist in the United States even after accounting for clinical risk factors. Exposure to ambient air pollution, which is associated with ...
EXAMINATION OF THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SCHOOL ORGANIZATIONAL CLIMATE AND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL STUDENTS’ SOCIO-EMOTIONAL OUTCOMES
(Johns Hopkins University, 2013-11-05)
Background: Behavior problems and poor social skills in elementary school are associated with academic and social difficulties in childhood, and later consequences such as educational failure, psychiatric problems, and ...