IUPUI Research Day 2014

 

A program book describing the Research Day 2014 events and posters is available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1805/4257.

Recent Submissions

  • Ganci, Aaron (IUPUI Research Day, 2014-04-11)
    In the digital sector, ‘innovation’ is a frequently overused word. Entrepreneurs worldwide are trying to innovate within their market. However, the drive for innovation can blind the creators of these products, obscuring ...
  • Ryan, Devin; Mays, Trent (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2014-04-11)
    Radiation monitoring is necessary for nuclear medicine technologists due to their exposure to radiation while working closely with radioactive materials and patients. Optically stimulated luminescent dosimeters are a type ...
  • LaCombe, Jonathan M.; Anderson, Gregory G.; Marrs, Kathleen A. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2014-04-11)
    Cystic Fibrosis is a genetic disease caused by a mutation which inhibits the proper transport of sodium and chloride ions across epithelium. Improper ion transport results in the accumulation of thick mucus in critical ...
  • Parker, Emily; Gregory, Richard L.; Windsor, L. Jack; Alavanja, Branko (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2014-04-11)
    Shilajit is a traditional medicine used in Asian countries for centuries to treat numerous health conditions, including bone/cartilage repair and regeneration. Prior research suggests that a major active component of ...
  • Tahir, Ali; Witcher, Phillip; Gregory, Richard L. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2014-04-11)
    Fulvic acid is an active ingredient in many homeopathic treatments. Shilajit is one such treatment that is mainly used in the Indian Subcontinent area. It is believed that fulvic acid has some remedial properties that can ...
  • Despard, Jessica Lee; Grahame, Nicholas; Halcomb, Meredith (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2014-04-11)
    Alcoholism is a disease that affects about 18 million Americans. Inhibition of drinking behavior can help develop better therapeutic and medical treatments to these people. Phosphodiesterase-4 (PDE4) is an enzyme that helps ...
  • Robbins, Courtney (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2014-04-11)
    The Indiana Institute for Biomedical Imaging Sciences (IIBIS) was created to foster the development, testing, and translation of modern biomedical imaging technologies and methodologies into clinical care in order to advance ...
  • Liang, Yun (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2014-04-11)
    Purpose: To investigate the use of a commercial designed hybrid iterative reconstruction technique iDose (by Philips Medical Systems) for CT radiation dose reduction and its effect on image quality. Methods: A catphan®504 ...
  • Maxey, Hannah; Taylor, Heather (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2014-04-11)
    Introduction: An estimated 64.7 million Americans suffer with dental conditions such as tooth decay and gum disease, diseases that is entirely preventable with adequate oral care [1, 2]. Access to preventive dental care ...
  • Blasingame, Shelby N.; Kasten, Chelsea R.; Boehm, Stephen L., II (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2014-04-11)
    Alcohol is one of the most commonly used drugs of abuse. One criteria of alcohol abuse is the development of tolerance, meaning that more of the substance has to be ingested to produce the same pharmacological or behavioral ...
  • Cook, Shannon; Dodge, Chelsea; Morgan, Randy; Sandusky, George E. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2014-04-11)
    In today’s research driven society, it has become commonplace for institutions to rely upon DNA and RNA extraction techniques to help obtain genomic data from old specimens. Generally, specimens were commonly preserved for ...
  • Ghoneima, Ahmed A.; Talaat, S.; Kaboudan, A.; Kula, Katherine S. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2014-04-11)
    Purpose: The aim of this study was to evaluate the reliability and validity of newly developed software in the assessment of orthodontic tooth movement three dimensionally. Methods: The sample consisted of pre- and post- ...
  • Moore, Michele (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2014-04-11)
    Outpatient no-shows are going to be a regular occurrence for any nuclear medicine department. Hospitals lose thousands of dollars each year from non-attendance. Determining the overall monetary impact of the no-shows and ...
  • Syed, Ghayasul I.; Gregory, Richard L.; Windsor, L. Jack; Song, Fengyu (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2014-04-11)
    Shilajit is a substance found in parts of Asia. Although there have been no clinical studies, it is used by the locals and is marketed because it is thought to have antiseptic, anti-inflammatory and pain suppressing effects. ...
  • Behrouzvaziri, Abolhassan; Fu, Daniel; Tan, Patrick; Zaretskaia, Maria; Rusyniak, Daniel; Zaretsky, Dmitry; Molkov, Yaroslav (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2014-04-11)
    Derivatives of amphetamines are widely abused all over the world. After long-term use cognitive, neurophysiological, and neuroanatomical deficits have been reported. Neurophysiological deficits are enhanced by hyperthermia, ...
  • Gupta, Vinayak; Gregory, Richard L. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2014-04-11)
    Tobacco and cigarette smoke increase the risk of periodontal disease, one of the most widespread human diseases. It has been established that Porphormonas gingivalis, a gram negative anaerobic bacterium, is one of the main ...
  • Botros, Mark; Gregory, Richard L. (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2014-04-11)
    Fulvic acid, a major organic compound extract of Shilajit has been the focus of dental research for the past few years. Shilajit, a sticky tar-like substance of dark brownish color, was used during the ancient times, ...
  • Ravi, Vagisha; Belecky-Adams, Teri (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2014-04-11)
    Bone morphogenetic proteins (BMPs) play a critical role in vertebrate eye development by regulating cell fate processes in the retina through canonical SMAD and non-canonical MAPK pathways. TGF-β Activated Kinase 1(TAK1) ...
  • Ye, Lihua; Roberson, Morgan; Anderson, Ryan M (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2014-04-11)
    Differentiation of early foregut endoderm into pancreatic endocrine and exocrine cells depends on a sequence of gene expression directed by various signals secreted from nearby tissue. Prior studies have shown that the ...
  • Chien, Stanley; Yokota, Hiroki (Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, 2014-04-11)
    Dr. Stanley Chien from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Dr. Hiroki Yokota from Department of Biomedical Engineering jointly formed an interdisciplinary research team for the development of new ...

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