- Full text PDF available (4)
- This year (1)
- Last five years (3)
Antrodia cinnamomea is a highly valued folk medicine used for liver cancer, a disease often caused by the long term infection of hepatitis C virus (HCV). In the present study, the maleic and succinic acid constituents (antrodins A-E) of this medicinal fungus, the in vivo metabolites of antrodin C and the analogue of one of the metabolites were tested for… (More)
multiple techniques into an evaluation process, in order to select competitive suppliers in a supply chain. It enables a purchaser to do single sourcing and multiple sourcing by calculating a combined supplier score, which accounts for both qualitative and quantitative factors that have impact on supply chain performance.
Chicoric acid (dicaffeoyl-tartaric acid), is a natural phenolic compound found in a number of plants, such as chicory (Cichorium intybus) and Echinacea (Echinacea purpurea), which possesses antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antiviral, and analgesic activities. Although these biological effects of chicoric acid have been investigated, there are no reports of… (More)
Yield management in semiconductor manufacturing companies requires accurate yield prediction and continual control. This paper presents a hybrid method of combining machine learning techniques to detect high and low yields. In the real applications, the hybrid method provides more accurate yield prediction than other methods.
Nodakenin, a coumarin isolated from the roots of Angelicae gigas, is effective for treating function control disorders, bacterial infections, pain, diarrhea, vitamin E deficiency, and for relaxation of the uterus. The aim of this study was to investigate the antiallergic related inflammatory effects in phorbol-12-myristate 13-acetate plus calcium ionophore… (More)
Negotiation is a process of reaching an agreement on the terms of a transaction, such as price, quantity, for two or more parties. Negotiation tries to maximize the benefits for all parties concerned. Instead of using human-based negotiation, e-commerce provides such an environment as adopting automated negotiation. Thus, choosing agent technology is… (More)