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A perspective on multiple waves of influenza pandemics.
(Public Library of Science, 4/23/2013)
BACKGROUND: A striking characteristic of the past four influenza pandemic outbreaks in the United States has been the multiple waves of infections. However, the mechanisms responsible for the multiple waves of influenza ...
Identifying blood biomarkers and physiological processes that distinguish humans with superior performance under psychological stress.
(Public Library of Science, 12/18/2009)
BACKGROUND: Attrition of students from aviation training is a serious financial and operational concern for the U.S. Navy. Each late stage navy aviator training failure costs the taxpayer over $1,000,000 and ultimately ...
Stallion sperm transcriptome comprises functionally coherent coding and regulatory RNAs as revealed by microarray analysis and RNA-seq.
(Public Library of Science, 2/11/2013)
Mature mammalian sperm contain a complex population of RNAs some of which might regulate spermatogenesis while others probably play a role in fertilization and early development. Due to this limited knowledge, the biological ...
A joint matrix completion and filtering model for influenza serological data integration.
(Public Library of Science, 7/25/2013)
Antigenic characterization based on serological data, such as Hemagglutination Inhibition (HI) assay, is one of the routine procedures for influenza vaccine strain selection. In many cases, it would be impossible to measure ...