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(Virginia Tech, 2016-09-23)The key transcription factor sterol regulatory element binding protein-1 (SREBP1) plays a central role in milk fat synthesis. SREBP1 stimulates the transcription of genes encoding lipogenic enzymes. The overall objective ...
Effect of Organic Amendments on Heavy Metal Distribution and Uptake in Vegetable Gardens in Senegal (Virginia Tech, 2016-09-23)The major constraints to food production in West Africa are related to the lack of suitable lands. Consequently, farmers incorporate organic amendments and wastewater to improve their yields. Within some limits, such wastes ...
(Virginia Tech, 2016-09-23)There is need for an integrated event focused crawling system to collect Web data about key events. When an event occurs, many users try to locate the most up-to-date information about that event. Yet, there is little ...
(Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1980)The abrasive mechanism of polymer wear is dominant in the startup, or "breakin", stage of polymer/steel sliding systems. This mechanism controls the polymer wear rate until the voids in the hard metal surface are filled, ...