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Sensitivity of Candida albicans biofilm cells grown on denture acrylic to antifungal proteins and chlorhexidine
Candida albicans cells in a biofilm are resistant to many antifungal agents, however their sensitivity to natural antifungal peptides is unknown. Salivary histatins (Hsts) and defensins (hBDs) are naturally-occurring ...
Analysis of the corporate compliance survey at Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Problem under investigation . Evaluation of the Corporate Compliance Program (CCP) at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI), specifically to assess knowledge and awareness of the CCP. Objective/hypothesis . To evaluate ...
Kinetics and dynamics of corticosteroids in a rat model of arthritis
Pharmacodynamic drug-drug interaction modeling. Mechanistic understanding of how multiple disease factors or multiple drugs interact to influence the production or loss of disease endpoints and drug effect is essential for ...
Gestational exposure to 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin adversely affects lung development
2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin (TCDD) is a persistent environmental contaminant that elicits a wide range of toxic effect by binding to and activating the aryl hydrocarbon receptor (Ahr), a cytosolic ligand activated ...
A comparison of the effectiveness of two handwriting programs on handwriting legibility
The purpose of this study was to compare the effectiveness of two cursive handwriting programs, Handwriting Without Tears, which uses a multisensory approach, and Loops and Other Groups, which uses a kinesthetic approach, ...
The effect of phytosterols on the cytokine release from monocytes from multiple sclerosis patients
Objectives. To assess the immunomodulatory effects of the plant sterol, β-sitosterol, on peripheral blood mononuclear cells of multiple sclerosis (MS) patients and to compare its effects to those of simvastatin. Background. ...