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Current approaches for assessing insulin sensitivity and resistance in vivo: advantages, limitations, and appropriate usage.
Insulin resistance contributes to the pathophysiology of diabetes and is a hallmark of obesity, metabolic syndrome, and many cardiovascular diseases. Therefore, quantifying insulinExpand
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The Carboxyl-terminal Domain(111165) of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Is Critical for Its Mitogenic Potency (*)
Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is a potent and specific mitogen for endothelial cells. VEGF is synthesized and secreted by many differentiated cells in response to a variety of stimuliExpand
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Human Ear Recognition in 3D
  • H. Chen, B. Bhanu
  • Medicine, Computer Science
  • IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine…
  • 1 April 2007
Human ear is a new class of relatively stable biometrics that has drawn researchers' attention recently. In this paper, we propose a complete human recognition system using 3D ear biometrics. TheExpand
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3D free-form object recognition in range images using local surface patches
  • H. Chen, B. Bhanu
  • Mathematics, Computer Science
  • Proceedings of the 17th International Conference…
  • 1 July 2007
This paper introduces an integrated local surface descriptor for surface representation and object recognition. A local surface descriptor is defined by a centroid, its surface type and 2D histogram.Expand
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Complementary function of the two catalytic domains of APOBEC3G.
The HIV-1 viral accessory protein Vif prevents the encapsidation of the antiviral cellular cytidine deaminases APOBEC3F and APOBEC3G by inducing their proteasomal degradation. In the absence of Vif,Expand
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Cryptanalysis of the Hash Functions MD4 and RIPEMD
A tubular aluminum housing, having vertically centered pinpoint light bulbs at either end in nose cones, is suspended on a stand by a gimbal system, and has an on-off switch and batteries such thatExpand
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Adiponectin Stimulates Production of Nitric Oxide in Vascular Endothelial Cells*
Adiponectin is secreted by adipose cells and mimics many metabolic actions of insulin. However, mechanisms by which adiponectin acts are poorly understood. The vascular action of insulin to stimulateExpand
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Prevalence and Associated Factors of Elder Mistreatment in a Rural Community in People's Republic of China: A Cross-Sectional Study
Background Current knowledge about elder mistreatment is mainly derived from studies done in Western countries, which indicate that this problem is related to risk factors such as a shared livingExpand
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Amyloid beta oligomers induce impairment of neuronal insulin receptors
Recent studies have indicated an association between Alzheimer's disease (AD) and central nervous system (CNS) insulin resistance. However’ the cellular mechanisms underlying the link between theseExpand
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Insulin and the insulin receptor in experimental models of learning and memory.
Insulin is best known for its action on peripheral insulin target tissues such as the adipocyte, muscle and liver to regulate glucose homeostasis. In the central nervous system (CNS), insulin and theExpand
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