*  Calcitriol restores antiestrogen responsiveness in estrogen receptor negative breast cancer cells: A potential new therapeutic...
Vignon F, Bouton MM, Rochefort H: Antiestrogens inhibit the mitogenic effect of growth factors on breast cancer cells in the ... Breast cancer is a heterogeneous disease, encompassing a number of distinct biological entities that are associated with a ... This effect was mediated through the vitamin D receptor (VDR), since it was abrogated by a VDR antagonist. Interestingly, the ... This effect was mediated by a VDR-dependent mechanism. In addition, our results demonstrated a fully active calcitriol-induced ...
  https://bmccancer.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1471-2407-14-230
*  Comprehensive Gene Expression Analysis of Prostate Cancer Reveals Distinct Transcriptional Programs Associated with Metastatic...
... as a framework to assess the clinical and biological factors that are associated with specific phenotypes and outcomes (3) . ... Carcinoma of the prostate, the most common cancer in the United States, was expected to affect ∼198,000 individuals in 2001 (1) ... The biological activity of these uncharacterized genes may be inferred from attributes of known genes with shared expression ... We reviewed available sources and assigned a general molecular or biological function to each gene in Table 2 ⇓ . The ...
  http://cancerres.aacrjournals.org/content/62/15/4499.full
*  An immune response gene expression module identifies a good prognosis subtype in estrogen receptor negative breast cancer |...
The variability of these genes in ER- tumors may represent undesired noise, which, if not removed, can affect the inferred ... Malzahn K, Mitze M, Thoenes M, Moll R: Biological and prognostic significance of stratified epithelial cytokeratins in ... how amplification of kinase oncogenes can activate the nuclear factor-κB pathway, and hence immune response pathways, in both ... the effect size of the gene, as defined by the effective separation e between the two gaussians (e = μ/σ, where μ is the ...
  https://genomebiology.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/gb-2007-8-8-r157
*  Examining the Biological Factors That Affect Sleep Duration - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Examining the Biological Factors That Affect Sleep Duration. The safety and scientific validity of this study is the ... This study will examine people who regularly sleep for short or long amounts of time to understand the biological factors that ... A longer biological night in long sleepers than in short sleepers. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2003 Jan;88(1):26-30. ... It is unknown whether there is a biological or genetic basis for the amount of sleep a person needs. This inpatient study will ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00607204
*  Socio-biological factors affecting fertility behavior in rural area of Bangladesh
Chowdhury, N. and Chaudhury, R. (1978) Socio-biological factors affecting fertility behavior in rural area of Bangladesh. ...
  https://opendocs.ids.ac.uk/opendocs/handle/123456789/11735
*  Effect of Heterodera glycines and soil chemical and biological cultivation factors on the yield of green soybean grown in a...
The objective of this study was to estimate the yield loss factors in a glasshouse. The parameters evaluated were plant- ... Effect of Heterodera glycines and soil chemical and biological cultivation factors on the yield of green soybean grown in a ... Effect of and soil chemical and biological cultivation factors on the yield of green soybean grown in a glasshouse in Japan ... Melkeberhan H., Dey J., Baligar V.C., Carter T.E. Jr (2004). "Effect of soil pH on the pathogenesis of Heterodera glycines and ...
  http://booksandjournals.brillonline.com/content/journals/10.1163/15685411-00003043
*  The effect of biological and physical factors on the survival of Arcto-Norwegian cod and the influence on recruitment...
The effect of biological and physical factors on the survival of Arcto-Norwegian cod and the influence on recruitment ... The effect of oceanographic conditiond on disrtibution and population dynamics of commerical fish stocks in the Barents Sea. ... environmental factors at the spawning grounds on the year class strength lis ...
  https://brage.bibsys.no/xmlui/handle/11250/107577
*  Medicinal Chemistry: An Introduction, 2nd Edition | Pharmaceutical & Medicinal Chemistry | Chemistry | Subjects | Wiley
12.1.2 Biological factors affecting metabolism 440. 12.1.3 Environmental factors affecting metabolism 443 ... 2.11 The effect of pH on the solubility of acidic and basic drugs 61 ... 7.4 Drug action that affects the structure of cell membranes and walls 225 ...
  https://www.wiley.com/en-us/Medicinal+Chemistry%3A+An+Introduction%2C+2nd+Edition-p-9781119965428
*  Factors affecting the metacommunity structure of periphytic ostracods (Crustacea, Ostracoda): a deconstruction approach based...
Metacommunity studies using the deconstruction approach based on biological traits have received a great deal of attention in ... Heino J, Mendoza G (2016) Predictability of stream insect distributions is dependent on niche position, but not on biological ... Kiss A (2007) Factors affecting spatial and temporal distribution of Ostracoda assemblages in different macrophyte habitats of ... Factors affecting the metacommunity structure of periphytic ostracods (Crustacea, Ostracoda): a deconstruction approach based ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00027-018-0567-2
*  Brain, Behavior, and Immunity - Journal - Elsevier
Biological factors that affect health psychology;. *Sleep, exercise, immunity, and health;. *Immune system interactions that ... 5-Year Impact Factor: 6.183 ℹ Five-Year Impact Factor: 2016: 6.183. To calculate the five year Impact Factor, citations are ... Impact Factor: 5.964 ℹ Impact Factor: 2016: 5.964. The Impact Factor measures the average number of citations received in a ... A randomized controlled trial to test the effect of multispecies probiotics on cognitive reactivity to sad mood Laura ...
  https://www.journals.elsevier.com/brain-behavior-and-immunity/
*  Salmon Aquaculture Innovation Fund - Tides Canada
Biological factors affecting fish growth and welfare;. *Technological innovations to optimize growing conditions, minimize ... The Northern Vancouver Island-based project is producing Atlantic salmon to assess the technical, biological and economic ...
  http://tidescanada.org/programs/salmon-aquaculture-innovation-fund/
*  You can't protect yourself from norovirus by guzzling grape juice.
There are other biological factors that affect susceptibility to norovirus, including blood type. So not everyone who gets ... There's no reason to think that an unknown "something" in grape juice affects the pH of the stomach in ways that are more ...
  http://www.slate.com/articles/life/the_kids/2017/01/you_can_t_protect_yourself_from_norovirus_by_guzzling_grape_juice.html
*  Sexually Transmitted Diseases | Healthy People 2020
Biological Factors. STDs are acquired during unprotected sex with an infected partner.6 Biological factors that affect the ... Social, Economic, and Behavioral Factors. The spread of STDs is directly affected by social, economic, and behavioral factors. ... Social, economic, and behavioral factors that affect the spread of STDs include:. * Racial and ethnic disparities. Certain ... Such factors may cause serious obstacles to STD prevention due to their influence on social and sexual networks, access to and ...
  https://www.healthypeople.gov/node/3523
*  B.S. in Medical Imaging | LIU
Biological factors affecting actions of drugs will be discussed. Contrast media characteristics, allergic reactions and side- ... Identifies biological effect and response to radiation on patients, personnel, and the public. ... Provides an introduction to the factors that govern and influence the production of a medical image. The principles of medical ... An in-depth study of medical imaging exposure factors. Problems encountered during the imaging of infants and children will ...
  http://www.liu.edu/post/~/link.aspx?_id=9A7CA6B3F509462FBFA36C00588041B4&_z=z
*  Hindustanlink.com: Health Care Blog » 2013 » February
Physical exercise is a biological factor of the mind - body connection. Biological factors affect both your body and mind. ... This is because the extra oil in them affects the pigments in the foundation, causing them to oxidize. Additionally, if you ...
  http://www.hindustanlink.com/health-care-blog/2013/02/
*  Chief Joseph Kokanee Enhancement Project; Strobe Light Deterrent Efficacy Test and Fish Behavior Determination at Grand Coulee...
Investigations of physical and biological factors that could affect the kokanee population found predation and entrainment had ... Investigations of physical and biological factors that could affect the kokanee population found predation and entrainment had ... Investigations of physical and biological factors that could affect the kokanee population ... continued below ...
  https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc932118/
*  Waikaviruses: Studied But Not Understood
Biological factors affecting leafhopper transmission of purified maize chlorotic dwarf machlovirus. Entomol. Exp. Appl. 67:65- ... Therefore, managing Johnsongrass is a major factor for MCDV control (47). In addition to corn and Johnsongrass, MCDV also ... other factors must also be important in determining leafhopper transmission capability (3). In experiments testing for the ...
  http://www.apsnet.org/publications/apsnetfeatures/Pages/waikavirus.aspx
*  A study of the factors which affect the use of biological indicators as monitors of lead
... ... The factors that were found to affect lead concentrations in the shellfish chosen were size and breeding cycle activity. A ... A study of two biological indicators was undertaken to investigate the factors that influence the levels of heavy metals as ... The factors that were found to influence the lead levels in permanent teeth were tooth type, tooth age, type of tooth material ...
  https://ir.canterbury.ac.nz/handle/10092/7305
*  Stone, Abraham, 1890- . Personal and Professional Papers, 1916-1959: Finding Aid.
Box 9, Folder 47Biological Factors Affecting Family Size, undated * Box 9, Folder 48The Causes of Marital Conflict, undated ... Box 11, Folder 37, Biological Factors Influencing Human Fertility, World Population Conference, Rome, 31 August-10 September ... Box 3, Folder 23The Sex Factors in Infertility, undated * Box 3, Folder 24Tubal Insufflation and Hysterosalipgography: A ... Box 9, Folder 30, Factors Responsible for Pregnancy in 500 Infertility Cases, Fertility and Sterility, Vol. 7, No. 1, January- ...
  http://oasis.lib.harvard.edu/oasis/deliver/~med00053
*  Radiotherapy alone, versus radiotherapy with amifostine 3 times weekly, versus radiotherapy with amifostine 5 times weekly -...
Biological factors affecting the radioprotective efficiency of S-2-[2-aminopropylamino] ethylphosphorothioic acid (WR-2721). ... Some factors influencing salivary function when treating with radiotherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 1981; 7: 535-541.. * ... Effect of amifostine on patient assessed clinical benefit in irradiated head and neck cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. ...
  http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/cncr.22020/references
*  Project : USDA ARS
Sub-Objective 2.2: Identify the primary environmental and biological factors that affect managed bee sustainability. Objective ... Sub-Objective 1.2: Develop a better understanding of the environmental factors that affect diapause in non-Apis bees, and ... Objective 2: Identify environmental (e.g. poor nutrition) and biological factors associated with bee declines (non-Apis species ... Sub-Objective 4.3: Evaluate the effect of habitat-altering events on bee diversity and abundance, especially the effects of ...
  https://www.ars.usda.gov/research/project/?accnNo=425663
*  Clinical Resources - Coping with Depression
These biological factors affect risk for depression; being aware of heightened risk, you can be alert to early signs of illness ... Biological factors contribute to this vulnerability; these factors include not only genetic makeup but a history of prior ... Biological factors might place you at higher risk for depression, but you are an agent; you can do something about your level ... A history of childhood maltreatment is a significant risk factor for adult depression, because it contributes to biological and ...
  https://www.menningerclinic.com/clinicians/clinical-resources/coping-with-depression
*  RFA-AI-10-001: Mechanisms and Prevention of Sexual Transmission of HIV/SIV (R01)
Mucus, mucosal epithelial and other biological factors affecting barrier function of genital and rectal epithelia; ... Cell types and biological factors promoting uptake of virus at a mucosal surface; ... Role for mucosal adjuvants, including use of innate immune factors as adjuvants and induction of innate defense factors; ... Effect of mucosally applied formulations and delivery systems on the early events in HIV transmission; ...
  https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AI-10-001.html
*  The Future of Big Data and Beauty: Data Driven Beauty
Biological factors affect a significant part of the way each human ages. All human beings carry genes that control these ... These factors, along with data's increasing amounts of structured and unstructured formats, ultimately represents value. There ... Big Data will also affect the future supply chain. Today, over $800 billion dollars in sales are lost annually due to inventory ... After receiving the data from the sensors, the biological information will be put into a digital database pre-loaded with ...
  http://www.gcimagazine.com/business/rd/technology/210835711.html?mobi=y