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The History of Virginia Holsteins: Richdale Farms
Classifying Diverse Physical Activities Using “Smart Garments”
Physical activities can have important impacts on human health. For example, a physically active lifestyle, which is one of the most important goals for overall health promotion, can diminish the risk for a range of physical ...
A scoping review of mental health prevention and intervention initiatives for infants and preschoolers at risk for socio-emotional difficulties
Abstract Background Infant mental health has emerged as a unique area of practice and research distinguished from child and youth sub-specialties by its advocacy for a relational ...
Strongly Participatory Science and Knowledge Justice in an Environmentally Contested Region
This article draws insights from a case study examining unanswered health questions of residents in two polluted towns in an industrial region in southern France. A participatory health study, as conducted by the author, ...
Modeling and analysis of a high-displacement pneumatic artificial muscle with integrated sensing
(Frontiers Media S.A., 2019-01-07)
We present a high-displacement pneumatic artificial muscle made of textiles or plastics that can include integrated electronics to sense its pressure and displacement. Compared to traditional pneumatic muscle actuators ...
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 ...
Comprehensive off-target analysis of dCas9-SAM-mediated HIV reactivation via long noncoding RNA and mRNA profiling
Abstract Background CRISPR/CAS9 (epi)genome editing revolutionized the field of gene and cell therapy. Our previous study demonstrated that a rapid and robust reactivation ...
Alexithymia as a Transdiagnostic Precursor to Empathy Abnormalities: The Functional Role of the Insula
Distorted empathic processing has been observed across multiple psychiatric disorders. Simulation theory provides a theoretical framework that proposes a mechanism through which empathy difficulties may arise. Specifically, ...
Rural trends in diagnosis and services for autism spectrum disorder
Rural communities face significant challenges regarding the adequate availability of diagnostic-, treatment-, and support-services for individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Specifically, a variety of factors, ...
A social equity analysis of the U.S. public transportation system based on job accessibility
(University of Minnesota Center for Transportation Studies, 2018)
Access to quality public transportation is critical for employment, especially for low-income and minority populations. This study contributes to previous work on equity analyses of the U.S. public transportation system ...