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Neonatal maternal separation stress elicits lasting DNA methylation changes in the hippocampus of stress-reactive Wistar Kyoto rats
Early-life stress (ELS) can alter neurodevelopment in variable ways, ranging from producing deleterious outcomes to stress resilience. While most ELS studies focus on its harmful effects, recent work by our lab and others ...
Mammalian Brain Development is Accompanied by a Dramatic Increase in Bipolar DNA Methylation
(Nature Publishing Group, 2016-09-02)
STRATEGY FOR A NATIONAL COMMUNITY LEARNING NETWORK: COMMUNITY LEARNING DATA DRIVEN DISCOVERY - Building Capacity for Evidence-Based Decision Making
The Social and Decision Analytics Laboratory (SDAL) of the Biocomplexity Institute of Virginia Tech received a planning grant from the Laura and John Arnold Foundation (LJAF) to develop a strategy for a national community ...
Antiproliferative triterpenoid saponins from Leptaulus citroides Baill. from the Madagascar rain forest
Bioassay-guided fractionation of EtOH extracts obtained from the roots and wood of the Madagascan plant Leptaulus citroides Baill. (Cardiopteridaceae) led to the isolation of ethyl esters of three new triterpenoid saponins ...
If I could turn back time: Looking back at 2+ years of DMP consulting at Virginia Tech.
Presented as part of the DMPs and Public Access: Agency and Data Service Experiences at RDAP 2016.
VIVO + SHARE: An Institutional Perspective
A presentation given on March 11, 2016 as part of the DuraSpace Hot Topics Series.
Farm Tire Recycling Program Protects Environment and Recycles a Renewable Resource
In the past, it was a common practice for farmers to “collect” old worn-out tires to be utilized to stoke fires as land was cleared and drained. At some point in time the burning of tires was deemed inappropriate due to ...
Leading by Example? ALA Division Publications, Open Access, and Sustainability
(Assoc Coll Research Libraries, 2016-09-01)
This investigation explores scholarly communication business models in American Library Association (ALA) division peer-reviewed academic journals. Previous studies reveal the numerous issues organizations and publishers ...
Enterobacter cloacae inhibits human norovirus infectivity in gnotobiotic pigs
Human noroviruses (HuNoVs) are the leading cause of epidemic gastroenteritis worldwide. Study of HuNoV biology has been hampered by the lack of an efficient cell culture system. Recently, enteric commensal bacteria ...
Modeling human enteric dysbiosis and rotavirus immunity in gnotobiotic pigs
BACKGROUND: Rotavirus vaccines have poor efficacy in infants from low- and middle-income countries. Gut microbiota is thought to influence the immune response to oral vaccines. Thus, we developed a gnotobiotic (Gn) pig ...