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    • David L. Benson oral history interview transcript 

      Benson, David L. (2016-05-04)
      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 ...
    • Michael Peranteau oral history interview transcript 

      Peranteau, Michael (2016-05-02)
      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 ...
    • The Impact of Right to Try Laws on Medical Access in the United States 

      Rubin, Michelle J.; Matthews, Kirstin R.W. (2016-05)
      State "right to try" laws can give terminally ill patients early access experimental drugs and medical devices — but they arguably make safety and efficacy secondary to speedy access.
    • Implications of construction method and spatial scale on measures of the built environment 

      Strominger, Julie; Anthopolos, Rebecca; Miranda, Marie L (2016-04-28)
      Abstract Background Research surrounding the built environment (BE) and health has resulted in inconsistent findings. Experts have identified the need to examine methodological ...
    • ITD assembler: an algorithm for internal tandem duplication discovery from short-read sequencing data 

      Rustagi, Navin; Hampton, Oliver A; Li, Jie; Xi, Liu; Gibbs, Richard A; Plon, Sharon E; Kimmel, Marek; Wheeler, David A (2016-04-27)
      Abstract Background Detection of tandem duplication within coding exons, referred to as internal tandem duplication (ITD), remains challenging due to inefficiencies in ...
    • Converting nanoparticles in oil to aqueous suspensions 

      Wong, Michael S.; Bagaria, Hitesh Ghanshyam; Kini, Gautam Chandrakanth; Ko, Wen Yin Lynn (2016-04-26)
      An improved process for converting an oil suspension of nanoparticles (NPs) into a water suspension of NPs, wherein water and surfactant and a non-surfactant salt is used instead of merely water and surfactant, leading to ...
    • Dixie Baby speedboat on display at Houston Yacht Club 

      Baldridge, Sandra (2016-04-20)
      Dixie Baby won trophies and set records nationwide in the 1920s when owned by HYC member L. A. Layne. Beautifully restored, Dixie Baby honored her home club HYC with a historic visit on April 20, 2016. Three days later she ...
    • Dixie Baby speedboat on display at Houston Yacht Club 

      Baldridge, Sandra (2016-04-20)
      Dixie Baby won trophies and set records nationwide in the 1920s when owned by HYC member L. A. Layne. Beautifully restored, Dixie Baby honored her home club HYC with a historic visit on April 20, 2016. Three days later she ...
    • Bacteria and method for synthesizing fatty acids 

      San, Ka-yiu; Li, Mai; Zhang, Xiujun (2016-04-12)
      There is provided a recombinant bacterium comprising at least one overexpressed acyl-ACP thioesterase gene, and wherein at least one gene from the tricarboxylic acid cycle or glycolysis or both is inactivated. There is ...
    • Patterned graphite oxide films and methods to make and use same 

      Ajayan, Pulickel M.; Pradhan, Bhabendra K.; Gao, Wei (2016-04-12)
      The present invention relates to patterned graphite oxide films and methods to make and use same. The present invention includes a novel strategy developed to imprint any required conductive patterns onto self-assembled ...
    • Conformal coating on nanostructured electrode materials for three-dimensional applications 

      Ajayan, Pulickel M.; Ou, Fung Suong; Shajiumon, Manikoth M.; Gowda, Sanketh R.; Reddy, Arava L. M. (2016-04-12)
      A fabrication process for conformal coating of a thin polymer electrolyte layer on nanostructured electrode materials for three-dimensional micro/nanobattery applications, compositions thereof, and devices incorporating ...
    • Don Gill oral history interview transcript 

      Gill, Don (2016-04-12)
      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 ...
    • Systematically probing the bottom-up synthesis of AuPAMAM conjugates for enhanced transfection efficiency 

      Figueroa, Elizabeth R; Stephen Yan, J.; Chamberlain-Simon, Nicolette K; Lin, Adam Y; Foster, Aaron E; Drezek, Rebekah A (2016-03-31)
      Abstract Background Gold nanoparticles (AuNPs) have shown great promise as scaffolds for gene therapy vectors due to their attractive physiochemical properties which include ...
    • Coated fullerenes, compositions and dielectrics made therefrom 

      Barron, Andrew R.; Flood, Dennis J.; Whitsitt, Elizabeth (2016-03-22)
      The present invention relates to coated fullerenes comprising a layer of at least one inorganic material covering at least a portion of at least one surface of a fullerene and methods for making. The present invention ...
    • Injectable hydrogels 

      Mikos, Antonios G.; Kasper, Kurtis F.; Ekenseair, Adam K.; Vo, Tiffany N.; Boere, Kristel W. M.; Touchet, Tyler J. (2016-03-15)
      The present disclosure generally relates to injectable compositions. More particularly, the present disclosure relates to injectable, thermogelling hydrogels and associated methods. In one embodiment, the present disclosure ...
    • Composite materials for reversible CO2 capture 

      Tour, James M.; Hwang, Garry Chih-chau; Lomeda, Jay R. (2016-03-15)
      Composite materials for carbon dioxide (C02) capture that include: (1) a mesoporous carbon source; and (2) an in situ polymerized polymer that is associated with the mesoporous carbon source, where the in situ polymerized ...
    • Libraries at the hub as the federally funded research wheel turns to open 

      Kipphut-Smith, Shannon; Rozum, Betty; Thoms, Becky (2016-03-15)
      Academic libraries are strong partners in supporting researcher compliance with both funder public access policies and institutional open access policies, and are increasingly involved in research data management activities. ...
    • Linked Open Data Modeling for Library Cartographic Resources 

      Durante, Kimberly; Weimer, Katherine Hart; McGee, Marc (2016-03)
      For centuries libraries have cataloged collections of maps, atlases, and geographic data resources using text-based systems such as bibliographies, the card catalog, and the online catalog. These catalogs of metadata, while ...
    • Health Reform Monitoring Survey- Texas, Issue Brief #20: Insured Texans lack clear understanding of their health insurance plans 

      Sim, Shao-Chee; Marks, Elena; Ho, Vivian; Balihe, Philomene (2016-03)
      In September 2015, just before the third open enrollment period of the Affordable Care Act's (ACA) Health Insurance Marketplace was about to open, we surveyed insured Texans ages 18 to 64 to assess their confidence level ...
    • Lois J. Moore oral history interview transcript 

      Moore, Lois J. (2016-02-19)
      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 ...