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    • CCN activity and organic hygroscopicity of aerosols downwind of an urban region in central Amazonia: Seasonal and diel variations and impact of anthropogenic emissions 

      Thalman, Ryan; de Sá, Suzane S.; Palm, Brett B.; Barbosa, Henrique M. J.; Pöhlker, Mira L.; Alexander, M. Lizabeth; Brito, Joel; Carbone, Samara; Castillo, Paulo; Day, Douglas A.; Kuang, Chongai; Manzi, Antonio; Ng, Nga Lee; Sedlacek, Arthur J. III; Souza, Rodrigo; Springston, Stephen; Watson, Thomas; Pöhlker, Christopher; Pöschl, Ulrich; Andreae, Meinrat O.; Artaxo, Paulo; Jimenez, Jose L.; Martin, Scot T.; Wang, Jian (Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 2017-10-05)
      During the Observations and Modeling of the Green Ocean Amazon (GoAmazon2014/5) campaign, size-resolved cloud condensation nuclei (CCN) spectra were characterized at a research site (T3) 60km downwind of the city of Manaus, ...
    • Cellular labeling of endogenous retrovirus replication (CLEVR) reveals de novo insertions of the gypsy retrotransposable element in cell culture and in both neurons and glial cells of aging fruit flies 

      Chang, Yung-Heng; Keegan, Richard M.; Prazak, Lisa; Dubnau, Josh (PLOS Biology, 2019-05-16)
      Evidence is rapidly mounting that transposable element (TE) expression and replication may impact biology more widely than previously thought. This includes potential effects on normal physiology of somatic tissues and ...
    • Challenge inoculations to test for Dutch elm disease tolerance: A summary of methods used by various researchers 

      Haugen, Linda M.; Beier, Garrett L.; Bentz, Susan E.; Guries, Raymond P.; Slavicek, James M. (Proceedings of the American Elm Restoration Workshop 2016, 2017)
      A variety of methods have been used by different research groups to "challenge" inoculate American elms (Ulmus americana) with the purpose of determining whether some clones may be resistant to the Dutch elm disease fungus. ...
    • Dead Grass: Foreclosure and the Production of Space in Maricopa County, Arizona 

      Cutts, Bethany B.; Minn, Michael (Cogitatio, 2018-06-12)
      A wide variety of economic, social, political and moral explanations have been given for why the foreclosure crisis of the late 2000s occurred. Yet many of the tensions provoked by the uptick in foreclosure proceedings, ...
    • Effects of inoculation timing on symptom development in Ulmus americana L. 

      Beier, Garrett L.; Held, Benjamin W.; Giblin, Chad P.; Blanchette, Robert A. (Proceedings of the American Elm Restoration Workshop 2016, 2017)
      Field inoculation trials are an important component of screening American elms (Ulmus americana) for levels of resistance to Dutch elm disease. A major concern in screening is variability in disease ratings from year to ...
    • Employer and customer branding: An essential linkage leveraged through social media 

      Auriemmo, Anthony; Islam, Sy; Auriemmo, Jennifer; Mazzola, Joseph (Journal of Management and Innovation, 2018-04-10)
      Human resources and marketing are in periods of need to unite their strategies as technology evolves and becomes further embedded in society. These advances have increased the need for better alignment between the employer ...
    • Evaluating causes of error in landmark-based data collection using scanners 

      Shearer, Brian M.; Cooke, Siobhán B.; Halenar, Lauren B.; Reber, Samantha L.; Plummer, Jeannette E.; Delson, Eric; Tallman, Melissa (PLoS ONE, 2017-11-03)
      In this study, we assess the precision, accuracy, and repeatability of craniodental landmarks (Types I, II, and III, plus curves of semilandmarks) on a single macaque cranium digitally reconstructed with three different ...
    • Evolutionary trade-off between vocal tract and testes dimensions in howler monkeys 

      Dunn, Jacob C.; Halenar, Lauren B.; Davies, Thomas G.; Cristobal-Azkarate, Jurgi; Reby, David; Sykes, Dan; Dengg, Sabine; Fitch, W. Tecumseh; Knapp, Leslie A. (Cell Press, 2015-11-02)
      Males often face a trade-off between investments in precopulatory and postcopulatory traits [1], particularly when male-male contest competition determines access to mates [2]. To date, studies of precopulatory strategies ...
    • Externalities and foreign capital in aquaculture production in developing countries 

      Akpalu, Wisdom; Bitew, Worku T. (Environment and Development Economics, 2018)
      Most developing countries are increasingly depending on freshwater based aquaculture to supplement the declining catch from capture fisheries. Yet the competition between capture fisheries and cage culture for space, ...
    • Flexible loyalties: How malleable are bicultural loyalties? 

      Chiou, Andy Y.; Mercado, Brittany K. (Frontiers in Psychology, 2016-12-20)
      Biculturals are individuals who are acculturated in two cultures and have dual identities. Due to this, many early discussions on biculturalism argued that biculturals may have divided loyalties between their two cultural ...
    • Heart failure self-care interventions to reduce clinical events and symptom burden 

      McGreal, Mary H.; Hogan, Maurren J.; Walsh-Irwin, Colleen; Maggio, Nancy J.; Jurgens, Corrine Y. (Dove Press, 2014-09-23)
      Background: Lack of adherence to prescribed therapies and poor symptom recognition are common reasons for recurring hospitalizations among heart failure (HF) patients. The purpose of this literature review is to examine ...
    • A multiplex serologic platform for diagnosis of tick-borne diseases 

      Tokarz, Rafal; Mishra, Nischay; Tagliafierro, Teresa; Sameroff, Stephen; Caciula, Adrian; Chauhan, Lokendrasingh; Patel, Jigar; Sullivan, Eric; Gucwa, Azad; Fallon, Brian; Golightly, Marc; Golightly, Marc; Molins, Claudia; Schriefer, Martin; Marques, Adriana; Briese, Thomas; Lipkin, W. Ian (Scientific Reports, 2018-02-16)
      Tick-borne diseases are the most common vector-borne diseases in the United States, with serology being the primary method of diagnosis. We developed the first multiplex, array-based assay for serodiagnosis of tick-borne ...
    • Parochialism and implications for Chinese firms’ globalization 

      Feng, Jing Betty; Liu, Leigh Anne; Jiang, Chunyan (The International Association for Chinese Management Research, 2019)
      We explore the meaning of parochialism (xiao nong yi shi) to explain certain paradoxical Chinese managerial behaviors. We discuss how cultural, political, and economic traditions in China formed a salient context to ...
    • A qualitative model for customer behavioral decisions and satisfaction in the hospitality industry 

      Chetta, Michael; Islam, Sayeedul; Kozikowski, Andrzej; Cassel, David; Bandara, Bhagya; Cyrelda, Dana (Journal of Management and Innovation, 2017-11-01)
      It is increasingly important for organizations in the hospitality industry to utilize qualitative, customer-generated content on social media to gain insight into guest perceptions, intentions, and outcomes. On the basis ...
    • Reasoning through madness: The detective in Gothic crime fiction 

      Miranda, Michelle (Palgrave Communications, 2017-06-01)
      The Gothic era dealt in fear and the unknown, with early nineteenth century Gothic fiction being characterized by the macabre and influenced by the Enlightenment. The scientific and industrial revolutions of the eighteenth ...
    • Retrotransposon activation contributes to neurodegeneration in a Drosophila TDP-43 model of ALS 

      Krug, Lisa; Chatterjee, Nabanita; Borges-Monroy, Rebeca; Hearn, Stephen; Liao, Wen-Wei; Morrill, Kathleen; Prazak, Lisa; Rozhkov, Nikolay; Theodorou, Delphine; Hammell, Molly; Dubnau, Josh (PLOS Genetics, 2017-03-16)
      Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and frontotemporal lobar degeneration (FTLD) are two incurable neurodegenerative disorders that exist on a symptomological spectrum and share both genetic underpinnings and pathophysiological ...
    • Testing assumptions: Can performance rating feedback result in objective performance improvements? 

      Gonder, Jennifer; Metlay, William; Shapiro, Terri (ournal of Management and Innovation, 2018-11-14)
      Performance appraisal is intended to be an instrument for performance improvement and the use of ratings is based on the assumption that rating feedback will have an impact on objective performance outcomes. Yet, most ...
    • Updating student profiles in adaptive mobile learning using ASP.net MVC, dotNetRDF, Turtle, and the semantic Web 

      Hamada, Samir E.; Alshalabi, Ibrahim Alkore; Elleithy, Khaled; Badara, Ioana; Moslehpour, Saeid (International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies, 2017)
      In this paper, we present a conceptual framework for using the Semantic Web to get student data from other educational institutions, enabling the educational institutions to communicate and exchange student data and then ...