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Evaluating obesity-related differences in upper extremity and trunk muscular capacity
(Virginia Tech, 2012-07-20)
Work-related musculoskeletal disorders (WMSDs), particularly overexertion injuries, represent a significant economic burden and involve substantial adverse personal outcomes. Two important contemporary changes in workforce ...
Altered Kinetics of Non-Homologous End Joining Mediated DNA Repair in Mouse Models of Aging and Leukemia
(Virginia Tech, 2012-09-25)
DNA encodes the genetic instructions for the development and function of organisms and hence maintaining genomic integrity is essential for the propagation of life. However, DNA molecules are under constant threat of ...
Micromechanical Aspects of Aging in Granular Soils
(Virginia Tech, 2012-09-03)
Granular soils exhibit a generally beneficial change in engineering properties with time after deposition or densification, during a process commonly known as aging. Soil properties reported to change during aging include ...