Open-access, full-text copies of UT GSBS dissertations from 2009 onwards. Topics include all aspects of the biomedical sciences.

Older UT GSBS dissertations (from approximately 1979-1999) are available in print format only, in The TMC Library. They are listed in the Catalog. Search by subject heading: "Dissertations, Academic--University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences" for the full list.

Some older GSBS dissertations are available online via ProQuest, but full-text access is restricted to TMC academic institutions affiliated with The TMC Library.

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Theses/Dissertations from 2011

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Clinical Impact of Couch Top and Rails on IMRT and Arc Therapy, Kiley B. Pulliam

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CLINICAL TRIAL ENROLLMENT IN A MULTIDISCIPLINARY PROSTATE CANCER, Delora A. Domain

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COCAINE DEPENDENCE: THE ROLE OF SEROTONIN GENES IN, Lorena Maili

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CONFORMATIONAL CHANGES IN THE EXTRACELLULAR DOMAIN OF GLUTAMATE RECEPTORS, Anu Rambhadran

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Contribution of Ectodomain Mutations in Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor to Signaling in Glioblastoma Multiforme, Marta L. Rojas

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COP 9 SIGNALOSOME SUBUNIT 6 STABILIZES COP1, A NOVEL E3 UBIQUITIN LIGASE FOR 14-3-3σ, Hyun Ho Choi

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CROSSTALK BETWEEN R1175 METHYLATION AND Y1173 PHOSPHORYLATION NEGATIVELY MODULATES EGFR-MEDIATED ERK ACTIVATION, Jung-Mao Hsu

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DEFINING THE ROLE OF EGFR ACETYLATION IN CELLULAR PROCESSES: CLINICAL IMPLICATIONS, Hui Song

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DEFINITION OF THE LANDSCAPE OF CHROMATIN STRUCTURE AT THE FRATAXIN GENE IN FRIEDREICH’S ATAXIA, Eunah Kim

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Delineating the mechanism(s) of BDNF/TrkB mediated proliferation in Neuroblastoma, Timothy C. Graham

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Determining the roles of dendritic cells and ICAM-1 in the transpresentation of IL-15 to CD8 T cells, Spencer W. Stonier

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Determining the roles of dendritic cells and ICAM-1 in the transpresentation of IL-15 to CD8 T cells, Spencer W. Stonier

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DEVELOPMENTAL AND CELLULAR FUNCTIONS OF DELTA-CATENIN, Dongmin Gu

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DEVELOPMENTAL DEREGULATION AND TUMORIGENESIS INHIBITION IN 14-3-3ZETA KNOCKOUT MOUSE, Jun Yang

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Development of a Bayesian Joint Logistic Model to Better Study the Association between Haplotypes and Disease, Anthony M. D'Amelio Jr

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Dissecting the Interaction between p53 and TRIM24, Aundrietta D. Duncan

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DOWNREGULATION OF PAX2 SUPPRESSES OVARIAN CANCER CELL GROWTH, huijuan song

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DUAL ENERGY COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY FOR PROTON THERAPY TREATMENT PLANNING, Ming Yang

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Dual Targeting of Tumor Angiogenesis and Chemotherapy by Endostatin- Cytosine Deaminase-Uracil PhosphoribosylTransferase, Chun-Te Chen

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DYSREGULATION OF MEOX2 FOLLOWING WT1 MUTATION IN KIDNEY DEVELOPMENT AND WILMS TUMORIGENESIS, LaGina M. Nosavanh and LaGina Merie Nosavanh

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ECHOGENIC LIPOSOMES FOR NITRIC OXIDE DELIVERY AND BREAST CANCER TREATMENT, Soo Yeon LEE Female

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EFFECT OF ANCHORING ON PERCEIVED AMNIOCENTESIS RELATED MISCARRIAGE RISK WITHIN A LATINA POPULATION, Laura E. Panos

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Eluding antibiotic resistance: capitalizing on antimicrobial peptides interaction with the lipid bilayer, danielle m. McGrath

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Enforced expression of Tbx1 in fetal thymic epithelial cells antagonizes thymus organogenesis, Kim T. Cardenas

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Evaluation of deformable image registration for improved 4D CT-derived ventilation for image guided radiotherapy, Richard Castillo

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EVALUATION OF INTENSITY MODULATED RADIATION THERAPY (IMRT) DELIVERY ERROR DUE TO IMRT TREATMENT PLAN COMPLEXITY AND IMPROPERLY MATCHED DOSIMETRY DATA, Jacqueline R. Tonigan

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Evaluation of Recurrence Risks for Left-Sided Cardiac Lesions, Sarah Swain

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Expression and Regulation of Human Cytochrome P450 4F Isoforms in Tissue Samples and Under TNF-Alpha Challenges, Jordan C. Bell

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FUNCTION OF ZNF668 IN CANCER DEVELOPMENT, Ruozhen Hu

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Gene by BMI Interactions Influencing C-Reactive Protein Levels in European-Americans, Sarah Tudor

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Gene Discovery in Nonsyndromic Cleft Lip with or without Cleft Palate, Brett T. Chiquet

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Glycogen Synthase Kinase 3 is Required for Optimal AKT Activation, Debora S. Bruno

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IDENTIFICATION OF FACTORS INVOLVED IN DNA METHYLATION OF CPG-ISLAND-PROMOTERS, Yan Zhang

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IMMUNE MODULATION OF THE MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS GRANULOMATOUS RESPONSE, Kerry J. Welsh

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Improving the accuracy of radiation pneumonitis dose response models, Yevgeniy Vinogradskiy

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Investigating the Effects of Silencing EphA2 in Metastatic Breast Cancer Cells, Stephanie Erzinger

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IN-VIVO CT DOSIMETRY DURING VIRTUAL COLONOSCOPY, Jonathon W. Mueller

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Knowledge and Perception of the Role of Targeted Ultrasound in Detecting Down Syndrome Among a High Risk Population, Ashley M. Henriksen

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LDOC1, A NOVEL BIOMARKER OF PROGNOSIS IN CHRONIC LYMPHOCYTIC LEUKEMIA, Hatice Duzkale

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Mechanisms of Adenovirus-Mediated Autophagy, Erin White

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Mechanisms of Adenovirus-Mediated Autophagy, Erin White

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Mechanisms regulating the p120-catenin/Kaiso pathway, JI YEON HONG

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MODELLING β2AR REGULATION, Sharat J. Vayttaden

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MODIFICATION AND IMPLEMENTATION OF THE RPC HETEROGENEOUS THORAX PHANTOM FOR VERIFICATION OF PROTON THERAPY TREATMENT PROCEDURES, Anthony Blatnica

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Molecular mechanism by which the Escherichia coli nucleoid occlusion factor, SlmA, keeps cytokinesis in check, Nam K. Tonthat

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MOLECULAR MECHANISMS UNDERLYING THE TRANSCRIPTIONAL REGULATION OF T HELPER 17 AND REGULATORY T CELLS, Gustavo Javier Martinez

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MULTIPLE POSTTRANSCRIPTIONAL REGULATORY FEATURES CONTROL EXPRESSION OF ETHANOLAMINE UTILIZATION GENES IN ENTEROCOCCUS FAECALIS, Kristina A. Fox

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Natural history study of arthrogryposis multiplex congenita, amyoplasia type, Trisha Nichols

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NOVEL AMINO ACID TRANSPORTER-TARGETED RADIOTRACERS FOR BREAST CANCER IMAGING, FanLin Kong

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NOVEL MECHANISMS OF ANTIGEN PROCESSING THAT ENHANCE BCG VACCINE EFFICACY, Christopher R. Singh

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Patient Characteristics and Outcomes of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor Patients Undergoing Imatinib Plasma Level Testing, Laura Nolden

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Physician perceptions of risk regarding mood disorders and pharmacological management during pregnancy: What is current practice?, Laura G. Hendon

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PREDICTION OF DNA METHYLATION BASED ON GENOMIC ARCHITECTURE AND APPLICATIONS OF POSITIONAL WEIGHT MATRICES, Juan Gallegos

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Prevalence of Premature Ovarian Failure in Women with Tuberous Sclerosis, Emily Gabitzsch

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Prognostic significance of xCT polymorphisms and expression in patients with advanced pancreatic cancer treated with chemotherapy, Tzu-chuan Jane Huang MD

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PURINERGIC SIGNALING REGULATES FILOPODIA-INDUCED ZIPPERING, Jessica Lynn Bowser

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Quantitative comparison of late effects following photon versus proton external-beam radiation therapies: Toward an evidence-based approach to selecting a treatment modality, Rui Zhang

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REGULATION OF HGF EXPRESSION BY ΔEGFR-MEDIATED C-MET ACTIVATION IN GLIOBLASTOMA CELLS, Jeannine Garnett

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Regulation of Set1-mediated methylation of Dam1, John A. Latham

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Risk of Second Malignant Neoplasms Following Proton Arc Therapy and Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy for Prostate Cancer, Laura A. Rechner

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ROLE OF GSH METABOLISM IN MEDIATING STROMAL-LEUKEMIA INTERACTION AND PROMOTING CELL SURVIVAL AND DRUG RESISTANCE IN CHRONIC LYMPHOCYTIC LEUKEMIA, Wan Zhang

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ROLE OF PROSTAGLANDIN E2 IN THE REGULATION OF PANCREATIC STELLATE CELLS HYPER ACTIVITY ASSOCIATED WITH PANCREATIC CANCER, Chantale Charo

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ROLE OF SYNAPSIN IN LONG-TERM SYNAPTIC FACILITATION IN APLYSIA, Anne Hart

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ROLE OF THE GCN5 HISTONE ACETYLTRANSFERASE IN SPINOCEREBELLAR ATAXIA TYPE 7 AND IN IMMATURE NEURONS, Yi Chun Chen

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ROLE OF VITAMIN-D3 AND RETINOIC ACID IN A HUMAN THP-1 MACROPHAGE MODEL OF MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS INFECTION, Jaymie L. Estrella

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ROLES FOR BRAF KINASE ACTIVATING MUTATIONS IN MELANOMA: MICROENVIRONMENTAL IMMUNOSUPPRESSION, Jahan Khalili

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Significance of Increased Tissue Transglutaminase in Hormone Refractory Prostate Cancer, Amy L. Han

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STAT3 CONTROLS THE NEUTROPHIL MIGRATORY RESPONSE TO CXCR2 AND ITS LIGAND MIP-2 (CXCL2), Hoainam Nguyen-Jackson

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Stromal derived growth factor alpha (SDF-1α) induces the differentiation of bone marrow progenitor cells (BMCs) into pericytes by regulating platelet derived growth factor B (PDGF-B) transcription, Randala Hamdan

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STUDY OF REST AS A NEGATIVE REGULATOR OF P16INK4A, Monica B. Gireud

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SUMO-SPECIFIC PROTEASE 1 CONTROLS LYMPHOID DEVELOPMENT THROUGH REGULATION OF SUMOYLATION/ACETYLATION SWITCH IN STAT5, Thang Van Nguyen

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Targeted Multistage Delivery of Nanoparticles to the Bone Marrow, Aman Mann

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THE ASSOCIATION BETWEEN CANCER-RELATED-FATIGUE, RESPONSE TO FATIGUE TREATMENT, AND CYTOKINES AND THEIR RECEPTORS, IN PATIENTS WITH ADVANCED CANCER, Sriram Yennu

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THE CYTOPLASMIC TAIL OF MHC CLASS I MOLECULES PLAYS A CRITICAL ROLE IN DENDRITIC CELL-INDUCED T CELL IMMUNITY, Tania G. Rodriguez-Cruz

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The Development and Implementation of an Anthropomorphic Head Phantom for the Assessment of Proton Therapy Treatment Procedures, Paige A. Summers

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The Dissociation of Location and Object Working Memory using fMRI and MEG, Antony Passaro

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The effect of shoulder variation on IMRT and SmartArc for Head and Neck Cancer, Emily H. Neubauer

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THE EFFECTS OF CURCUMIN ON BODY COMPOSITION OF PATIENTS WITH ADVANCED PANCREATIC CANCER, Henrique A. Parsons MD

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THE EXPRESSION PROFILE OF A GWAS DETECTED GENE (NINJ2) IN THE BRAIN OF A MOUSE MODEL OF ISCHEMIC STROKE, Antonio Joel Tito Jr. and Antonio Joel Tito Jr.

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THE MECHANISM OF TUMORIGENESIS IN THE IMMORTALIZED HUMAN PANCREATIC CELL LINES: CELL CULTURE MODELS OF HUMAN PANCREATIC CANCER, Zhe Chang

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The Neural Substrates of Multisensory Speech Perception, Audrey R. Nath

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THE ROLE AND MECHANISM OF THE HOMEOBOX GENE DLX4 IN TRANSFORMING GROWTH FACTOR-B RESISTANCE IN CANCER, Bon Q. Trinh

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The Role of Acidic Fibroblast Growth Factor and Fibroblast Growth Factor Receptor 4 in High Grade Serous Carcinoma, Tarrik Zaid

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The Role of Cancer-Associated Fibroblasts in Lung Tumorigenesis, Jonathon D. Roybal

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The Role of Cell Sterilization in Population Based Studies of Radiogenic Second Cancers Following Radiation Therapy, Annelise Giebeler

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The Role of Cortisol in the Cycle of Violence, Joshua Leigh Gowin

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THE ROLE OF CYCLIN E IN PKC IOTA-DRIVEN EARLY OVARIAN TUMORIGENESIS, Angela Nanos-Webb

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THE ROLE OF E2F1 IN THE RESPONSE TO DNA DOUBLE STRAND BREAKS, Jie Chen

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The Role of IL-6 in Adenosine-Mediated Pulmonary Fibrosis, Mesias Pedroza

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THE ROLE OF RECEPTOR TYROSINE KINASE AXL IN PANCREATIC DUCTAL ADENOCARCINOMA AND ITS REGULATION BY HEMATOPOIETIC PROGENITOR KINASE 1, Xianzhou Song

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THE ROLE OF TAK1 IN PANCREATIC CANCER DEVELOPMENT, qianghua xia

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The Role of the Androgen Receptor Cofactor p44/WDR77 in Astrocyte Activation, Bryce H. Vincent

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TP53 as a Biomarker in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Thomas J. Ow MD

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UNDERSTANDING NANOG'S ROLE IN CANCER BIOLOGY, Mark D. Badeaux

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Upregulation of Reactive Oxygen Species During the Retrovirus Life Cycle and Their Roles in a Mutant of Moloney Murine Leukemia Virus, ts1-Mediated Neurodegeneration, SOO JIN KIM

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Uptake And Metabolism Of 5’-AMP In The Erythrocyte Play Key Roles In The 5’-AMP Induced Model Of Deep Hypometabolism, Isadora Daniels

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ΔNp63 REGULATES A COMPLEX NETWORK OF TARGET GENES IN LIMB AND EPIDERMAL DEVELOPMENT, Min Soon Cho

Theses/Dissertations from 2010

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14-3-3SIGMA NEGATIVELY REGULATES THE STABILITY AND SUBCELLULAR LOCALIZATION OF COP1, Chun-Hui Su

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A BAYESIAN APPROACH TO DOSE-RESPONSE ASSESSMENT AND DRUG-DRUG INTERACTION ANALYSIS: APPLICATION TO IN VITRO STUDIES, Violeta G. Hennessey

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A METAGENOMIC STUDY OF THE TICK MIDGUT, Daniel T. Yuan