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Natural product-based nanomedicine: recent advances and issues
(Dove Medical Press Ltd, 2015-01-01)
Privacy-Preserving Scanning of Big Content for Sensitive Data Exposure with MapReduce
The exposure of sensitive data in storage and transmission poses a serious threat to organizational and personal security. Data leak detection aims at scanning content (in storage or transmission) for exposed sensitive ...
Baicalein Protects against Type 2 Diabetes via Promoting Islet β-Cell Function in Obese Diabetic Mice.
In both type 1 (T1D) and type 2 diabetes (T2D), the deterioration of glycemic control over time is primarily caused by an inadequate mass and progressive dysfunction of β-cell, leading to the impaired insulin secretion. ...
In Search of GeoBlacklight
Geospatial data are widely used by many institutions, governments, and corporations; given the diversity of organizations concerned with geospatial data, preserving and curating these important digital files presents unique ...
Leaky Gut As a Danger Signal for Autoimmune Diseases
(Frontiers Media Sa, 2017-05-23)
In the Highways and Hedges: Library Support for OER Adoption Efforts at Higher Education Institutions across Virginia
A growing number of Virginia higher education libraries are involved in supporting and leading Open Educational Resources (OER) adoption efforts. Statewide, OER initiatives include a unique blend of administrative, grassroots ...
Revised partial coupling in fluid–particulate systems
Fluid equations in Computational Fluid Dynamics coupled with Discrete Element Method (CFD-DEM) simulations solve the volume-averaged Navier–Stokes equations. Full coupling between the dispersed phase and continuous phase ...
Serendipitous preparation of fac-(acetonitrile-[kappa]N)trichlorido[(1,2,5,6-[eta])-cycloocta-1,5-diene]iridium(III)
(International Union of Crystallography, 2015-04)
A reaction between [(COD)IrCl]2 (COD is cycloocta-1,5-diene), HCl and indene failed to provide the hoped for chloridoindenyliridium dimer, but instead produced the title compound, [IrCl3(CH3CN)(C8H12)], which is an octahedral ...
Patterns and Limitations of Urban Human Mobility Resilience under the Influence of Multiple Types of Natural Disaster
(Public Library of Science, 2016-01-28)
Natural disasters pose serious threats to large urban areas, therefore understanding and predicting human movements is critical for evaluating a population’s vulnerability and resilience and developing plans for disaster ...