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    • Building trust and rapport early in the new doctor-patient relationship: a longitudinal qualitative study 

      Dang, Bich N; Westbrook, Robert A; Njue, Sarah M; Giordano, Thomas P (2017)
      Abstract Background New patients are a particularly vulnerable population because they are at high risk of missing a subsequent visit or dropping out of care completely. ...
    • An integrative Bayesian Dirichlet-multinomial regression model for the analysis of taxonomic abundances in microbiome data 

      Wadsworth, W. Duncan; Argiento, Raffaele; Guindani, Michele; Galloway-Pena, Jessica; Shelbourne, Samuel A.; Vannucci, Marina (2017)
      Abstract Background The Human Microbiome has been variously associated with the immune-regulatory mechanisms involved in the prevention or development of many non-infectious ...
    • Multidomain peptides for promoting angiogenesis 

      Hartgerink, Jeffrey Dale; Kumar, Vivek Ashok (2016-12-27)
      The present disclosure provides a composition comprising a multi-domain peptide capable of self-assembly into a nanofibrous hydrogel structure capable of stimulating a robust angiogenic response. In one embodiment, the ...
    • Apparatus and method for compressive imaging and sensing through multiplexed modulation via spinning disks 

      Kelly, Kevin F.; Baraniuk, Richard G.; Woods, Gary; Sun, Ting; Turner, Matthew (2016-12-13)
      Compressive imaging apparatus employing multiple modulators in various optical schemes to generate the modulation patterns before the signal is recorded at a detector. The compressive imaging apparatus is equally valid ...
    • Eric Roland oral history interview transcript 

      Roland, Eric (2016-12-06)
      This oral history interview was recorded as part of The oH Project: Oral Histories of HIV/AIDS in Houston, Harris County, and Southeast Texas. Founding partners of the project include Legacy Community Health, Montrose ...
    • Solvent-based methods for production of graphene nanoribbons 

      Tour, James M.; Lu, Wei; Genorio, Bostjan (2016-11-15)
      The present invention provides methods of preparing functionalized graphene nanoribbons. Such methods include: (1) exposing a plurality of carbon nanotubes (CNTs) to an alkali metal source in the presence of an aprotic ...
    • GPU-based fast dose calculator for cancer therapy 

      Yepes, Pablo P.; Newhauser, Wayne David; Eley, John Gordon (2016-11-15)
      The invention relates to a computer readable medium including software instructions, which when executed by a scaling parameters for processor perform a method. The method includes obtaining a first and a second pre-calculated ...
    • Hydroxy- and dicarboxylic-fat synthsis by microbes 

      San, Ka-yiu; Xie, Xixian; Tuli, Leepika; Wu, Hui (2016-11-08)
      Systems, methods and microbes that allow the biological production of hydroxy fatty acids and dicarboxylic fatty acids are provided. Specifically, hydroxy fatty acids and dicarboxylic fatty acids are produced by microbes ...
    • Mitchell Katine oral history interview transcript 

      Katine, Mitchell (2016-10-29)
      This oral history interview was recorded as part of The oH Project: Oral Histories of HIV/AIDS in Houston, Harris County, and Southeast Texas. Founding partners of the project include Legacy Community Health, Montrose ...
    • Ray Hill oral history interview transcript 

      Hall, Ray (2016-09-29)
      This oral history interview was recorded as part of The oH Project: Oral Histories of HIV/AIDS in Houston, Harris County, and Southeast Texas. Founding partners of the project include Legacy Community Health, Montrose ...
    • Fabrication of interconnected model vasculature 

      West, Jennifer L.; Chen, Christopher S.; Miller, Jordan S.; Yang, Michael T. (2016-09-27)
      Methods of fabricating a substantially interconnected model vasculature, as well as compositions formed from such methods are provided. In some embodiments, the methods may comprise forming a non-woven fiber network ...
    • Graphene-carbon nanotube hybrid materials and use as electrodes 

      Tour, James M.; Zhu, Yu; Li, Lei; Yan, Zheng; Lin, Jian (2016-09-27)
      Provided are methods of making graphene-carbon nanotube hybrid materials. Such methods generally include: (1) associating a graphene film with a substrate; (2) applying a catalyst and a carbon source to the graphene film; ...
    • Tunable light-guide image processor for multi-dimensional imaging 

      Tkaczyk, Tomasz S. (2016-09-27)
      A method of adjusting a resolution of a multidimensional imaging system includes taking a first hyperspectral snapshot by the multidimensional imaging system comprising a light processor comprising a plurality of optical ...
    • Carmon Brian Keever oral history interview transcript 

      Keever, Carmon Brian (2016-09-26)
      This oral history interview was recorded as part of The oH Project: Oral Histories of HIV/AIDS in Houston, Harris County, and Southeast Texas. Founding partners of the project include Legacy Community Health, Montrose ...
    • Synthesis of magnetic carbon nanoribbons and magnetic functionalized carbon nanoribbons 

      Tour, James M.; Genorio, Bostjan; Lu, Wei; Price-hoelscher, Brandi Katherine (2016-09-20)
      Various embodiments of the present disclosure pertain to methods of making magnetic carbon nanoribbons. Such methods generally include: (1) forming carbon nanoribbons by splitting carbon nanomaterials; and (2) associating ...
    • Metabolic transistor in bacteria 

      San, Ka-yiu; Bennett, George N.; Wu, Hui (2016-09-13)
      The disclosure relates to a metabolic transistor in bacteria where a competitive pathway is introduced to compete with a product pathway for available carbon so as to control the carbon flux in the bacteria.
    • Stella Fitzgibbons oral history interview transcript 

      Fitzgibbons, Stella (2016-09-09)
      This oral history interview was recorded as part of The oH Project: Oral Histories of HIV/AIDS in Houston, Harris County, and Southeast Texas. Founding partners of the project include Legacy Community Health, Montrose ...
    • Charge coupled device based on atomically layered van der waals solid state film for opto-electronic memory and image capture 

      Lei, Sidong; Ge, Liehui; George, Antony; Li, Bo; Vajtai, Robert; Ajayan, Pulickel M. (2016-08-30)
      An opto-electronic sensor may provide one or more layers of atomically layered photo-sensitive materials. The sensor may include a gate electrode layer, a dielectric layer in contact with the gate electrode layer, and a ...
    • Highly oxidized graphene oxide and methods for production thereof 

      Tour, James M.; Kosynkin, Dmitry V. (2016-08-30)
      A highly oxidized form of graphene oxide and methods for production thereof are described in various embodiments of the present disclosure. In general, the methods include mixing a graphite source with a solution containing ...