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- In this chapter we will be concerned with the algebraic manipulation of vectors, their use in co-ordinate geometry and the most elementary aspects of their calculus. (oreilly.com)
- In Chapter 12 we will discuss in more detail the calculus of vectors and vector analysis. (oreilly.com)
- I thought you might be interested in this item at http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/835594152 Title: Vector calculus Author: Bill Cox Publisher: Burlington, MA : Elsevier, 1998. (worldcat.org)
- Building on previous texts in the Modular Mathematics series, in particular 'Vectors in Two or Three Dimensions' and 'Calculus and ODEs', this book introduces the student to the concept of vector calculus. (worldcat.org)
- In this section we introduce the notation that is used, common operations in vector algebra, and some ideas from vector calculus. (wikiversity.org)
- there is a fellow who goes by the name of Hestenes who advocates replacing all exterior algebras with Clifford algebras, and all vector calculus in R 3 with Clifford algebras as well. (physicsforums.com)
- In vector calculus, a vector potential is a vector field whose curl is a given vector field. (wikipedia.org)

- Continuous identification of potential hurdles and maintenance of a strong focus to improve vector systems will improve the promise gene therapy holds in treating a myriad of different diseases. (news-medical.net)
- Climate is one of the factors that influence the distribution of diseases borne by vectors (such as fleas, ticks, and mosquitoes, which spread pathogens that cause illness). (cdc.gov)
- The geographic and seasonal distribution of vector populations, and the diseases they can carry, depends not only on climate but also on land use, socioeconomic and cultural factors, pest control, access to health care, and human responses to disease risk, among other factors. (cdc.gov)
- North Americans are currently at risk from numerous vector-borne diseases, including Lyme, dengue fever, West Nile virus disease, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, plague, and tularemia. (cdc.gov)
- A changing climate's impact on the geographical distribution and incidence of vector-borne diseases in other countries where these diseases are already found can also impact North Americans, especially as a result of increasing trade with, and travel to, tropical and subtropical areas. (cdc.gov)
- Whether a changing climate in the U.S. will increase the chances of domestically acquiring diseases such as dengue fever is uncertain due to vector-control efforts and lifestyle factors, such as time spent indoors, that reduce human-insect contact. (cdc.gov)
- It is also a known/suspected vector of several viral, bacterial and protozoan agents of livestock and human diseases. (usda.gov)
- Viral vectors can be applied in gene therapy in order to treat different diseases such as cancer, metabolic diseases, heart defects and neurodegenerative disorders. (news-medical.net)
- PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases announces a collection on vector-borne diseases. (plos.org)
- What's with these Vector-borne Neglected Tropical Diseases? (plos.org)
- Mosquitoes, in particular, have not been the subject of molecular and genetic investigations in this area until very recently, although they are the principal vectors for several major diseases affecting humans and lifestock, such as malaria and sleeping sickness. (pnas.org)
- We've covered a lot of diseases over the past few years, but what we haven't covered much of are the vectors that carry them. (healthmap.org)
- In the past century, many advances were made in the control of vector-borne diseases. (springer.com)
- New" vector-borne diseases, dengue and West Nile fever, have emerged and are invading previously disease-free regions. (springer.com)
- The collective information on new developments in Vector Ecology and Control of Vector-borne Diseases is scattered over numerous periodicals and electronic databases. (springer.com)
- Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases is an authoritative, peer-reviewed journal providing basic and applied research on diseases transmitted to humans by invertebrate vectors or non-human vertebrates. (liebertpub.com)
- Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases is under the editorial leadership of Editor-in-Chief Stephen Higgs, PhD, FRES, FASTMH , Kansas State University, and other leading investigators. (liebertpub.com)
- Viral vectors have been employed for the treatment of various diseases such as metabolic, cardiovascular, muscular, hematologic, ophthalmologic, and infectious diseases and different types of cancer. (mdpi.com)
- Vector-borne diseases continue to be one of the most important determinants affecting human and animal health. (springer.com)
- Whereas these diseases were eradicated from the temperate climate zones, in recent years the rising incidence of 'emerging' vector-borne diseases such as bluetongue, West Nile Virus, Lyme disease, tick-borne encephalitis and the recent outbreaks of chikungunya and dengue in southern Europe provide evidence that these diseases are resilient and can disperse to other regions and continents where before they were not present or relevant. (springer.com)
- Many tools for the management of vector-borne diseases are currently under pressure because of increasing drug and insecticide resistance, as well as the realization of biological variation of parasites and vectors and their ecosystems. (springer.com)
- The transmission cycles of vector-borne diseases are sensitive to climatic factors, but disease risks are also affected by factors such as land use, vector control, human behaviour, population movements and public health capacities. (europa.eu)
- It is generally suspected that climate change has played (and will continue to play) a role in the expansion of other disease vectors, notably the Asian tiger mosquito (Aedes albopictus), which can disseminate several diseases including dengue, chikungunya and Zika, and Phlebotomus species of sandflies, which transmit leishmaniasis. (europa.eu)
- What are the health effects of vector-borne diseases across Europe, and how are they changing? (europa.eu)
- Vector control is an important part of preventing vector-borne disease, and the only option for diseases for which no vaccine or medication is available. (who.int)
- ATCC houses a number of products that support research on prevalent vector-borne diseases such as Zika, dengue, chikungunya, malaria, Lyme disease, and more! (atcc.org)
- The WHO estimates that vector-borne diseases contribute to 17% of the estimated global burden of infectious diseases. (atcc.org)
- The journal publishes articles on the biology of parasites, parasitic diseases, intermediate hosts, vectors and vector-borne pathogens. (wikipedia.org)

- The successes seen in a number of clinical studies on viral vector-based gene therapies (AAV, retroviral, and lentiviral vectors) are well documented, with an ever-broadening pipeline of products entering late-phase clinical trials and hopefully, through to becoming licensed medicines. (genengnews.com)
- Lentiviral vectors should be preferred gene delivery vehicles over vectors derived from onco-retroviruses such as murine leukemia viruses (MLVs) that cannot transduce non-proliferating target cells. (mendeley.com)
- Generating lentiviral vectors pseudotyped with different viral glycoproteins (GPs) may modulate the physicochemical properties of the vectors, their interaction with the host immune system and their host range. (mendeley.com)
- There are however important gene transfer restrictions to some non-proliferative tissues or cell types and recent studies have shown that progenitor hematopoietic stem cells in G(0), non-activated primary blood lymphocytes or monocytes were not transducible by lentiviral vectors. (mendeley.com)
- Moreover, lentiviral vectors that have the capacity to deliver transgenes into specific tissues are expected to be of great value for various gene transfer applications in vivo. (mendeley.com)
- Here we review the different approaches explored to upgrade lentiviral vectors, aiming at developing vectors suitable for in vivo gene delivery. (mendeley.com)
- Our lentiviral vectors of the third generation are based on HIV1. (lumc.nl)

- The unit vectors which point in the x -, y -, and z -directions in typical 3-dimensional space are usually denoted by i , j , and k , respectively. (sparknotes.com)
- are orthonormal unit vectors . (wikiversity.org)
- Recall that unit vectors are vectors of length 1. (wikiversity.org)
- do not necessarily have to be unit vectors. (wikiversity.org)

- A 2-input hard limit neuron fails to properly classify 5 input vectors because they are linearly non-separable. (mathworks.com)
- Each of the five column vectors in X defines a 2-element input vectors, and a row vector T defines the vector's target categories. (mathworks.com)
- The perceptron must properly classify the input vectors in X into the categories defined by T. Because the two kinds of input vectors cannot be separated by a straight line, the perceptron will not be able to do it. (mathworks.com)
- Rotational invariance - A vector quantity (such as the dot product or the cross product) is rotationally invariant if its value remains the same under a rotation of its input vectors. (sparknotes.com)
- The machine conceptually implements the following idea: input vectors are non-linearly mapped to a very high-dimension feature space. (psu.edu)

- Vector addition and scalar multiplication: a vector v (blue) is added to another vector w (red, upper illustration). (wikipedia.org)
- Scalars are often taken to be real numbers , but there are also vector spaces with scalar multiplication by complex numbers , rational numbers , or generally any field . (wikipedia.org)
- The operations of vector addition and scalar multiplication must satisfy certain requirements, called axioms , listed below . (wikipedia.org)
- Both the dot product and the cross product are rotationally invariant, while vector addition and scalar multiplication, in general, are not. (sparknotes.com)
- Vector Space - A set that is closed under addition and scalar multiplication. (sparknotes.com)
- This is analogous to a scalar potential, which is a scalar field whose gradient is a given vector field. (wikipedia.org)
- If A is a vector potential for v, then so is A + ∇ m {\displaystyle \mathbf {A} +\nabla m} where m is any continuously differentiable scalar function. (wikipedia.org)

- Lourenço-de-Oliveira R, Failloux A-B (2017) Lessons learned on Zika virus vectors. (plos.org)

- Many types of viral vectors have been used in a wide array of basic and clinical studies, and genetic tools made possible to construct novel viruses intended for gene therapy, but also the development of vaccines. (news-medical.net)

- In E. coli Plasmid Vectors, experienced bench researchers describe their proven techniques for the manipulation of recombinant plasmids utilizing this popular bacterial host. (springer.com)
- They also include protocols for the construction and screening of libraries, as well as specific techniques for specialized cloning vehicles, such as cosmids, bacterial artificial chromosomes, l vectors, and phagemids. (springer.com)
- They are also vectors of Heartwater, a bacterial disease caused by Ehrlichia ruminantium . (usda.gov)
- Vectors are available for SNAP-tag and CLIP-tag fusion protein expression and labeling in mammalian and bacterial systems as part of the starter kits. (neb.com)
- From novel vectors for bacterial, mammalian, or yeast protein expression to our complete kits for inducible tagged expression, Agilent brings you a solution for every situation. (agilent.com)
- On the basis of host type, the bacterial expression vectors market is expected to account for the largest share in 2015, closely followed by mammalian expression vectors. (pitchengine.com)

- The authors describe readily reproducible methods for cloning DNA into plasmid vectors, transforming plasmids into E. coli, and analyzing recombinant clones. (springer.com)
- A growing level of information supports recombinant viral vector usage as a means of vaccination. (news-medical.net)
- Recombinant viral vectors have also been used to deliver human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) gene products, in conjunction with a protein boost using env-gp120 when searching for HIV vaccine, but results have been largely disappointing. (news-medical.net)
- In gene cloning, a fragment of DNA, containing the gene to be cloned is inserted into a circular molecule called the "vector" to produce recombinant DNA molecule. (bartleby.com)
- The mammalian expression vectors segment is expected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period, owing to the ability of mammalian host systems to carry out complex post-translational modifications, folding, and assembly of recombinant proteins. (pitchengine.com)
- Recombinant viral vectors are manufactured in producer cell lines supplemented in trans with viral proteins necessary for replication, capsid and envelope generation. (umassmed.edu)
- Recombinant AAV (rAAV) vectors carrying inverted terminal repeats as the only viral component entered the gene therapy arena much later than retroviral and AdV vectors, but have quickly gained popularity due to their broad tissue tropism, exceptional in vivo gene transfer efficiency and sustained transgene expression, as well as a proven safety profile in humans. (umassmed.edu)

- These articles form part of a collection entitled "Primers on Parasites and Vectors" that aims to fill a gap by providing short (max 2500 words), authoritative and accessible accounts that explore the basic/applied biology of selected parasites, intermediate hosts, vectors and vector-borne pathogens. (biomedcentral.com)
- The Primers aim to educate and inspire individuals, both researchers and students alike, and engage scientists with the fascinating biology of parasites and vectors more widely than would be otherwise achieved. (biomedcentral.com)
- We very much hope that you like the concept of Primers on Parasites and Vectors and will consider writing an article to contribute to this valuable collection. (biomedcentral.com)

- Comprehensive and highly practical, E. coli Plasmid Vectors offers those new to the field a basic guide to the use of plasmid vectors in the cloning host E. coli, and those more experienced researchers a broad-ranging, proven array of successful techniques. (springer.com)

- the thing that you can do with Clifford algebras that you cannot do with other kinds of vectors is describe spinors (these are like vectors but that describe spin-1/2 particles, whereas normal vectors describe spin-1 particles). (physicsforums.com)

- Teixeira and Barreto say that reducing the vector population has "low or no effectiveness in reducing levels of dengue transmission. (bmj.com)
- 1 This implies that vector control measures, aimed at keeping the mosquito population low, are ineffective in reducing the incidence of dengue infections. (bmj.com)

- The industry-standard vector graphics software is used by millions of designers and artists to create everything from gorgeous web and mobile graphics to logos, icons, book illustrations, product packaging, and billboards. (adobe.com)
- View our collection of industries illustrations & vectors and check back weekly for further updates and additions. (dreamstime.com)
- Seamless Patterns, Borders, Flowers, Leaves, Swirls and Frames in png format but also editable vector illustrations with isolated layers so you can easily modify the colors to your needs. (flickr.com)

- Recent discovery that specific serotypes of adeno-associated virus gene delivery vectors have the ability to cross the blood-brain barrier upon intravenous administration has led to the possibility of perinatal gene therapy. (news-medical.net)

- The distinction between row vectors and column vectors is essential . (pdx.edu)

- A myriad of viral vaccine vectors can also induce apoptosis in the target cell. (news-medical.net)

- Does anyone know a sorce of T7 expression vectors for E.coli that allow expression of the protein of interest WITHOUT any N- or C-terminal additions (my protein is to be affinity purified anyway)? (bio.net)
- Agilent protein expression vectors and kits offer a large selection of products for any application you can imagine. (agilent.com)
- The expression vectors market is expected to reach $317.1 Million by 2020 from $242.7 Million in 2015, growing at a CAGR of 5.5% from 2015 to 2020. (pitchengine.com)
- The report segments the expression vectors market on the basis of host type, application, end user, and region. (pitchengine.com)
- North America is expected to account for the largest share of the expression vectors market in 2015, while Asia is poised to witness the highest growth rate during the forecast period. (pitchengine.com)

- From 2015 onwards, the number of peer-reviewed vector competence studies rapidly increased, especially due to the hypothesis that other non- Stegomyia mosquitoes could be primary ZIKV vectors. (plos.org)
- Therefore, these results provide enough consistent scientific evidence to conclude that domestic Culex mosquitoes cannot be considered ZIKV vectors. (plos.org)

- The strategy of the authors was to identify several markers of an inducible immune response in Anopheles gambiae , the major African vector of human malaria. (pnas.org)

- Vector graphics and Disease vectors . (wikimedia.org)
- Such shifts can alter disease incidence depending on vector-host interaction, host immunity, and pathogen evolution. (cdc.gov)
- Infectious disease transmission is sensitive to local, small-scale differences in weather, human modification of the landscape, the diversity of animal hosts, and human behavior that affects vector-human contact, among other factors. (cdc.gov)
- Enhanced vector surveillance and human disease tracking are needed to address these concerns. (cdc.gov)
- Watch a short video about disease vectors, and how communities can defend against them . (cdc.gov)
- Additionally they may vector Dermatophilosis which is a skin disease caused by the bacterium Dermatophilus congolensis . (usda.gov)
- In contrast, vector control has lagged behind in development, even though it is realized that effective vector control would allow for an immediate interruption of the transmission of disease, and aid in disease control and eradication. (springer.com)
- Birds act as "disease vectors" for the mistletoe host in a mutualistic relationship. (mendeley.com)
- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is issuing this Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) to revise the regulations that cover the importation of etiological agents and the hosts and vectors of human disease. (federalregister.gov)
- Here the state-of-the-art of these interactions is being reviewed, and means for using this information for advanced strategies of vector-borne disease control are proposed. (springer.com)
- Browse our growing portfolio of products by clicking on the links below, or explore our collection vector-borne disease resources. (atcc.org)
- The Boulder County Public Health Vector Control Program aims to prevent the spread of disease from vectors (animals) to humans. (bouldercounty.org)

- functions create vectors with linearly spaced or logarithmically spaced elements, respectively. (pdx.edu)

- The following shows a few examples: if a = 2 , the resulting vector a w has the same direction as w , but is stretched to the double length of w (right image below). (wikipedia.org)
- Based on ideas from Support Vector Machines (SVMs), Learning To Classify Text Using Support Vector Machines presents a new approach to generating text classifiers from examples. (cornell.edu)

- In Vector Velocity movement is the name of the game. (steampowered.com)
- Vector Velocity offers an immersive experience that will physically challenge you. (steampowered.com)

- A vector in mathematics and physics is a geometric object that has both a magnitude or length and a direction. (wikimedia.org)
- Today, vector spaces are applied throughout mathematics , science and engineering . (wikipedia.org)

- pTYB2 is an E. coli cloning and expression vector (7474 bp) used in the IMPACT™ Kit (NEB #E6901) which allows the overexpression of a target protein as a fusion to a self-cleavable affinity tag (1,2). (neb.com)

- Because vectors depend on both magnitude and direction, a convenient representation of a vector is by a line with the direction indicated by an arrow anywhere along it, often at its end as shown in Figure 8.1 a. (oreilly.com)
- Magnitude - The magnitude of a vector is its length, or distance from the origin. (sparknotes.com)
- whereas vectors have direction and magnitude, scalars have only magnitude. (sparknotes.com)
- Studies have demonstrated that, when antigen-expressing viral vectors are used, the elicited T- and B-cell responses are both wider and of a greater order of magnitude than after DNA immunization alone. (news-medical.net)

- Although there are a number of potential approaches for the production of viral vectors, including baculovirus expression systems and the development of producer cell lines, the most commonly applied approach used to date is transient transfection in adherent cell culture systems. (genengnews.com)

- In short, non-integrating vectors can facilitate persistent transgene expression in cells that do not proliferate, whereas integrating vectors represent a right choice if there is a need for stable genetic alteration in dividing cells. (news-medical.net)
- This is a port of the persistent vector from clojure to Haskell. (haskell.org)

- Advances in Kernel Methods - Support Vector Learning, B. Sch lkopf and C. Burges and A. Smola (ed. (cornell.edu)
- New developments such as the toxicity of the non-viral vectors and recent advances in nucleic acid therapeutics are fully covered in these volumes. (elsevier.com)

- The inherent complexity of viral vector-based products, due to their physical size, formulation, and the fact that they often utilize a combined drug targeting/delivery vehicle function, makes their physical and biological characterization highly challenging from a regulatory perspective. (genengnews.com)
- Significant improvements in vector engineering, delivery, and safety have placed viral vector-based therapy at the forefront of modern medicine. (mdpi.com)
- Several viral vector-based drugs have also been globally approved. (mdpi.com)

- Our lack of information in this area is obviously detrimental for vector control programs relying on the genetic manipulation of vectors, as such programs require an understanding of basic physiological and biochemical processes that govern parasite-vector interactions. (pnas.org)
- At the same time, progress in our understanding of genetics, immunology, population biology and epidemiology allow for a better understanding of parasite-vector interactions. (springer.com)

- The support vector clustering algorithm, created by Hava Siegelmann and Vladimir Vapnik , applies the statistics of support vectors, developed in the support vector machines algorithm, to categorize unlabeled data, and is one of the most widely used clustering algorithms in industrial applications. (wikipedia.org)

- A vector space (also called a linear space ) is a collection of objects called vectors , which may be added together and multiplied ("scaled") by numbers, called scalars . (wikipedia.org)

- Viral Vectors for Gene Therapy: Methods and Protocols. (news-medical.net)
- In the last 20 years new initiatives on vector control have been undertaken, leading to a rapid development of effective and lasting methods of vector control. (springer.com)
- Artificial vectors possess several theoretical advantages over viral vectors, such as simple production methods that are easily scalable, and amenable to carrying large genes, and have low immunogenicity potential. (umassmed.edu)

- Climate change is regarded as the principal factor behind the observed move of the tick species Ixodes ricinus - the vector of Lyme borreliosis and tick-borne encephalitis in Europe - to higher latitudes and altitudes. (europa.eu)

- Infinite-dimensional vector spaces arise naturally in mathematical analysis , as function spaces , whose vectors are functions . (wikipedia.org)
- Aside from the aspect of k-blades to represent dimensions in C.A., I have not yet found ANY difference at all, between 'standard' Vector Math that can be found in any basic book about Vectors, and how Clifford Algebra performs mathematical operations on Vectors! (physicsforums.com)
- I also see all of the standard mathematical operations on Vectors being the same as I've read so far, in the Clifford Algebra book's Chapter on Vector Math. (physicsforums.com)
- Admittedly, I am not yet done with my reading the section of the Clifford Algebra book having to do with Vectors, but I have not yet seen ANY differences in mathematical operations, including many of the symbols used. (physicsforums.com)

- Euclidean vectors are an example of a vector space. (wikipedia.org)
- Historically, the first ideas leading to vector spaces can be traced back as far as the 17th century's analytic geometry , matrices , systems of linear equations , and Euclidean vectors. (wikipedia.org)

- MATLAB still enforces the rules of linear algebra so paying attention to the details of vector creation and manipulation is always important. (pdx.edu)

- The motion vector search looks for the region that closest matches the new macroblock. (raspberrypi.org)

- In MATLAB a vector is a matrix with either one row or one column. (pdx.edu)
- MATLAB vectors are used in many situations, e.g., creating x-y plots, that do not fall under the rubric of linear algebra. (pdx.edu)

- Alternatively, chimeric viral-vector systems that combine advantageous properties of two or more viral systems are also being explored. (news-medical.net)
- Novel transformation vectors containing novel chimeric genes allow the introduction of exogenous DNA fragments coding for polypeptide toxins produced by Bacillus thuringiensis or having substantial sequence homology to a gene coding for a polypeptide toxin as described herein and expression of the chimeric. (google.com)

- New experimental tools and models are being developed to improve understanding of the dynamic interactions that pathogenic microorganisms establish with the vector and humans. (pasteur.fr)

- To generate a vector, coding genes and so-called cis -acting regulatory sequences must be separated into distinct nucleic acid molecules in order to prevent their reconstitution and formation of productive viral particles. (news-medical.net)
- Delivery procedures and availability of target cells upon delivery are important decision factors that significantly influence the spread of vector particles. (news-medical.net)

- In machine learning , support vector machines ( SVMs , also support vector networks ) are supervised learning models with associated learning algorithms that analyze data used for classification and regression analysis . (wikipedia.org)

- The vector can be used whenever it is necessary to maintain two plasmids within the same cell. (atcc.org)
- The main application of plasmids is as cloning vectors in gene cloning. (bartleby.com)
- Plasmids are one of the most commonly used "vectors" for this purpose. (bartleby.com)

- A plethora of such non-viral systems incorporate parts of viral vectors in order to escalate the efficiency of gene delivery or expression. (news-medical.net)

- The choice of the appropriate viral vector for a specific gene transfer application necessitates careful consideration of several parameters - including stability constraints and production processes, the need for either transient or long-term expression, as well as the regulation of transgene expression. (news-medical.net)
- However artificial vectors remain much less efficient than viral vectors for in vivo or ex vivo gene transfer and transgene expression is generally transient. (umassmed.edu)
- Genomic integration ensures transmission of the vector transgene cassette and its expression in the progeny, but its randomness carries a risk of insertional mutagenesis by potentially disrupting tumor suppressor genes or activating oncogenes. (umassmed.edu)

- Homework Help: Question regarding vectors. (physicsforums.com)