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Immersive Analytics: Theory and Research Agenda
Advances in a variety of computing fields, including "big data," machine learning, visualization, and augmented/mixed/virtual reality, have combined to give rise to the emerging field of immersive analytics, which investigates ...
Beginning A Patient-Centered Approach in the Design of A Diabetes Prevention Program
(Mdpi Ag, 2014-02-01)
Mass fatality preparedness among medical examiners/coroners in the United States: a cross-sectional study
Background: In the United States (US), Medical Examiners and Coroners (ME/Cs) have the legal authority for the management of mass fatality incidents (MFI). Yet, preparedness and operational capabilities in this sector ...
DeepMicro: deep representation learning for disease prediction based on microbiome data
(Nature Research, 2020)
Human microbiota plays a key role in human health and growing evidence supports the potential use of microbiome as a predictor of various diseases. However, the high-dimensionality of microbiome data, often in the order ...
Unsupervised clustering of gene expression data points at hypoxia as possible trigger for metabolic syndrome
Background Classification of large volumes of data produced in a microarray experiment allows for the extraction of important clues as to the nature of a disease. Results Using multi-dimensional unsupervised FOREL (FORmal ...
Small Molecule Kaempferol Promotes Insulin Sensitivity and Preserved Pancreatic β-Cell Mass in Middle-Aged Obese Diabetic Mice
Insulin resistance and a progressive decline in functional β-cell mass are hallmarks of developing type 2 diabetes (T2D). Thus, searching for natural, low-cost compounds to target these two defects could be a promising ...
What’s in a Font?: Ideological Perceptions of Typography
Although extensive political communication research considers the content of candidate messages, scholars have largely ignored how those words are rendered – specifically, the typefaces in which they are set. If typefaces ...
Moderators of intervention dose effects on diet quality and physical activity changes in a church-based, multicomponent, lifestyle study: Delta Body and Soul III
Many community-based lifestyle interventions targeting African Americans have reported positive effects on participants' dietary choices and physical activity habits. However, these effects vary and not all participants ...
The iPlant collaborative: cyberinfrastructure for plant biology
The iPlant Collaborative (iPlant) is a United States National Science Foundation (NSF) funded project that aims to create an innovative, comprehensive, and foundational cyberinfrastructure in support of plant biology ...
Effects of a behavioral and health literacy intervention to reduce sugar-sweetened beverages: a randomized-controlled trial
(Biomed Central Ltd, 2016-03-22)