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    • A genetic linkage map for the saltwater crocodile (Crocodylus porosus) 

      Miles, Lee G; Isberg, Sally R; Glenn, Travis C; Lance, Stacey L; Dalzell, Pauline; Thomson, Peter C; Moran, Chris (2009-07-29)
      Abstract Background Genome elucidation is now in high gear for many organisms, and whilst genetic maps have been developed for a ...
    • A genome triplication associated with early diversification of the core eudicots 

      Jiao, Yuannian; Leebens-Mack, Jim; Ayyampalayam, Saravanaraj; Bowers, John E; McKain, Michael R; McNeal, Joel; Rolf, Megan; Ruzicka, Daniel R; Wafula, Eric; Wickett, Norman J; Wu, Xiaolei; Zhang, Yong; Wang, Jun; Zhang, Yeting; Carpenter, Eric J; Deyholos, Michael K; Kutchan, Toni M; Chanderbali, Andre S; Soltis, Pamela S; Stevenson, Dennis W; McCombie, Richard; Pires, J C; Wong, Gane KS; Soltis, Douglas E; dePamphilis, Claude W (2012-01-26)
      Abstract Background Although it is agreed that a major polyploidy event, gamma, occurred within the eudicots, the phylogenetic placement of the event remains unclear. Results To determine when this polyploidization ...
    • A high-density genetic map of Arachis duranensis, a diploid ancestor of cultivated peanut 

      Nagy, Ervin D; Guo, Yufang; Tang, Shunxue; Bowers, John E; Okashah, Rebecca A; Taylor, Christopher A; Zhang, Dong; Khanal, Sameer; Heesacker, Adam F; Khalilian, Nelly; Farmer, Andrew D; Carrasquilla-Garcia, Noelia; Penmetsa, R Varma; Cook, Douglas; Stalker, H Thomas; Nielsen, Niels; Ozias-Akins, Peggy; Knapp, Steven J (2012-09-11)
      Abstract Background Cultivated peanut (Arachis hypogaea) is an allotetraploid species whose ancestral genomes are most likely derived from the A-genome species, A. duranensis, and the B-genome ...
    • A jackknife-like method for classification and uncertainty assessment of multi-category tumor samples using gene expression information 

      Zhang, Wensheng; Robbins, Kelly; Wang, Yupeng; Bertrand, Keith; Rekaya, Romdhane (2010-04-29)
      Abstract Background The use of gene expression profiling for the classification of human cancer tumors has been widely investigated. Previous studies were successful in distinguishing several tumor types in binary ...
    • A joint latent class model for classifying severely hemorrhaging trauma patients 

      Rahbar, Mohammad H; Ning, Jing; Choi, Sangbum; Piao, Jin; Hong, Chuan; Huang, Hanwen; del Junco, Deborah J; Fox, Erin E; Rahbar, Elaheh; Holcomb, John B (2015-10-24)
      Abstract Background In trauma research, “massive transfusion” (MT), historically defined as receiving ≥10 units of red blood cells (RBCs) within 24 h of admission, has been ...
    • A meta analysis of genome-wide association studies for limb bone lengths in four pig populations 

      Guo, Yuanmei; Hou, Lijuan; Zhang, Xufei; Huang, Min; Mao, Huirong; Chen, Hao; Ma, Junwu; Chen, Congying; Ai, Huashui; Ren, Jun; Huang, Lusheng (2015-07-29)
      Abstract Background Limb bone length is an economically important trait in pigs, because it is negatively correlated with backfat thickness, and is also a determinant to the ...
    • A new allele of acid soil tolerance gene from a malting barley variety 

      Bian, Miao; Jin, Xiaoli; Broughton, Sue; Zhang, Xiao-Qi; Zhou, Gaofeng; Zhou, Meixue; Zhang, Guoping; Sun, Dongfa; Li, Chengdao (2015-07-29)
      Abstract Background Acid soil is a serious limitation to crop production all over the world. Toxic aluminium (Al) cations in acid soil inhibit root growth and reduce yield. ...
    • A new protocol for concomitant needle aspiration biopsy and localization of solitary pulmonary nodules 

      Sa, Young J; Kim, Jae J; Du Kim, Young; Sim, Sung B; Moon, Seok W (2015-07-29)
      Abstract Background Pulmonary nodules may require thoracoscopic resection in cases where percutaneous needle aspiration (PCNA) is non-diagnostic or not technically feasible. ...
    • A novel cytosporone 3-Heptyl-4,6-dihydroxy-3H-isobenzofuran-1-one: synthesis; toxicological, apoptotic and immunomodulatory properties; and potentiation of mutagenic damage 

      Oliveira, Rodrigo J; Navarro, Stephanie D; de Lima, Dênis P; Meza, Alisson; Pesarini, João R; da Silva Gomes, Roberto; Karaziack, Caroline B; de Oliveira Mauro, Mariana; Cunha-Laura, Andréa L; Monreal, Antônio C D; Romão, Wanderson; Júnior, Valdemar L; Beatriz, Adilson (2015-07-31)
      Abstract Background A large number of studies are attempting to identify alternative products from natural sources or synthesized compounds that effectively interact with ...
    • A novel mutation within the lactase gene (LCT): the first report of congenital lactase deficiency diagnosed in Central Europe 

      Fazeli, Walid; Kaczmarek, Sigrid; Kirschstein, Martin; Santer, René (2015-07-28)
      Abstract Background Congenital lactase deficiency is an extremely rare gastrointestinal disorder characterized by neonatal-onset watery diarrhoea and failure to thrive. We ...
    • A novel process-based model of microbial growth: self-inhibition in Saccharomyces cerevisiae aerobic fed-batch cultures 

      Mazzoleni, Stefano; Landi, Carmine; Cartenì, Fabrizio; de Alteriis, Elisabetta; Giannino, Francesco; Paciello, Lucia; Parascandola, Palma (2015-07-30)
      Abstract Background Microbial population dynamics in bioreactors depend on both nutrients availability and changes in the growth environment. Research is still ongoing on the ...
    • A parameter estimation method for fluorescence lifetime data 

      Sewell, Daniel; Kim, Hajin; Ha, Taekjip; Ma, Ping (2015-06-09)
      Abstract Background When modeling single-molecule fluorescence lifetime experimental data, the analysis often involves fitting a biexponential distribution to binned data. ...
    • A path analysis study of retention of healthcare professionals in urban India using health information technology 

      Bhattacharya, Indrajit; Ramachandran, Anandhi (2015-07-31)
      Abstract Background Healthcare information technology (HIT) applications are being ubiquitously adopted globally and have been indicated to have effects on certain dimensions ...
    • A physical map for the Amborella trichopoda genome sheds light on the evolution of angiosperm genome structure 

      Zuccolo, Andrea; Bowers, John E; Estill, James C; Xiong, Zhiyong; Luo, Meizhong; Sebastian, Aswathy; Goicoechea, José L; Collura, Kristi; Yu, Yeisoo; Jiao, Yuannian; Duarte, Jill; Tang, Haibao; Ayyampalayam, Saravanaraj; Rounsley, Steve; Kudrna, Dave; Paterson, Andrew H; Pires, J C; Chanderbali, Andre; Soltis, Douglas E; Chamala, Srikar; Barbazuk, Brad; Soltis, Pamela S; Albert, Victor A; Ma, Hong; Mandoli, Dina; Banks, Jody; Carlson, John E; Tomkins, Jeffrey; dePamphilis, Claude W; Wing, Rod A; Leebens-Mack, Jim (2011-05-27)
      Abstract Background Recent phylogenetic analyses have identified Amborella trichopoda, an understory tree species endemic to the forests of New Caledonia, as sister to a clade including all other known flowering plant ...
    • A physical map of Brassica oleracea shows complexity of chromosomal changes following recursive paleopolyploidizations 

      Wang, Xiyin; Torres, Manuel J; Pierce, Gary; Lemke, Cornelia; Nelson, Lisa K; Yuksel, Bayram; Bowers, John E; Marler, Barry; Xiao, Yongli; Lin, Lifeng; Epps, Ethan; Sarazen, Heidi; Rogers, Carl; Karunakaran, Santhosh; Ingles, Jennifer; Giattina, Emily; Mun, Jeong-Hwan; Seol, Young-Joo; Park, Beom-Seok; Amasino, Richard M; Quiros, Carlos F; Osborn, Thomas C; Pires, J C; Town, Christopher; Paterson, Andrew H (2011-09-28)
      Abstract Background Evolution of the Brassica species has been recursively affected by polyploidy events, and comparison to their relative, Arabidopsis thaliana, provides means to explore their genomic complexity. ...
    • A physical map of the bovine genome 

      Snelling, Warren M; Chiu, Readman; Schein, Jacqueline E; Hobbs, Matthew; Abbey, Colette A; Adelson, David L; Aerts, Jan; Bennett, Gary L; Bosdet, Ian E; Boussaha, Mekki; Brauning, Rudiger; Caetano, Alexandre R; Costa, Marcos M; Crawford, Allan M; Dalrymple, Brian P; Eggen, André; Everts-van der Wind, Annelie; Floriot, Sandrine; Gautier, Mathieu; Gill, Clare A; Green, Ronnie D; Holt, Robert; Jann, Oliver; Jones, Steven JM; Kappes, Steven M; Keele, John W; de Jong, Pieter J; Larkin, Denis M; Lewin, Harris A; McEwan, John C; McKay, Stephanie; Marra, Marco A; Mathewson, Carrie A; Matukumalli, Lakshmi K; Moore, Stephen S; Murdoch, Brenda; Nicholas, Frank W; Osoegawa, Kazutoyo; Roy, Alice; Salih, Hanni; Schibler, Laurent; Schnabel, Robert D; Silveri, Licia; Skow, Loren C; Smith, Timothy PL; Sonstegard, Tad S; Taylor, Jeremy F; Tellam, Ross; Van Tassell, Curtis P; Williams, John L; Womack, James E; Wye, Natasja H; Yang, George; Zhao, Shaying; the International Bovine BAC Mapping Consortium (2007-08-14)
      Abstract Background Cattle are important agriculturally and relevant as a model organism. Previously described genetic and radiation ...
    • A physical map of the papaya genome with integrated genetic map and genome sequence 

      Yu, Qingyi; Tong, Eric; Skelton, Rachel L; Bowers, John E; Jones, Meghan R; Murray, Jan E; Hou, Shaobin; Guan, Peizhu; Acob, Ricelle A; Luo, Ming-Cheng; Moore, Paul H; Alam, Maqsudul; Paterson, Andrew H; Ming, Ray (2009-08-07)
      Abstract Background Papaya is a major fruit crop in tropical and subtropical regions worldwide and has primitive sex chromosomes ...
    • A pilot study to assess the utility and perceived effectiveness of a tool for diagnosing feeding difficulties in children 

      Garg, Pankaj; Williams, Jennifer A; Satyavrat, Vinita (2015-07-31)
      Abstract Background Food dislikes in children may result in avoiding particular food/s with major sources of essential nutrients leading to increased risk of impaired growth ...
    • A prescription for sustaining community engagement in malaria elimination on Aneityum Island, Vanuatu: an application of Health Empowerment Theory 

      Watanabe, Noriko; Kaneko, Akira; Yamar, Sam; Taleo, George; Tanihata, Takeo; Lum, J K; Larson, Peter S; Shearer, Nelma B (2015-07-31)
      Abstract Background Community engagement has contributed to disease control and elimination in many countries. Community engagement in malaria elimination (ME) on Aneityum ...
    • A proliferation saturation index to predict radiation response and personalize radiotherapy fractionation 

      Prokopiou, Sotiris; Moros, Eduardo G; Poleszczuk, Jan; Caudell, Jimmy; Torres-Roca, Javier F; Latifi, Kujtim; Lee, Jae K; Myerson, Robert; Harrison, Louis B; Enderling, Heiko (2015-07-31)
      Abstract Background Although altered protocols that challenge conventional radiation fractionation have been tested in prospective clinical trials, we still have limited ...