L. M. Rocha

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Recommendation systems for different Document Networks (DN) such as the World Wide Web (WWW), Digital Libraries, or Scientific Databases, often make use of distance functions extracted from relationships among documents and between documents and semantic tags. For instance, documents in the WWW are related via a hyperlink network, while documents in(More)
  • A Esogbue, V Kreinovich, H Nguyen, L M Rocha, L Australia, Austria Reznik +8 others
  • 2006
At the suggestion of Reza Langari and John Yen, we announced a special session devoted to applications of interval methods to expert systems and fuzzy control. The number of contributors exceed our expectations, so at the conference, we had three sessions (out of 24) devoted to filzzy intervals. These sections were chaired Several interval-related papers(More)
Cellular exposure to hypoxia results in altered gene expression in a range of physiologic and pathophysiologic states. Discrete cohorts of genes can be either up- or down-regulated in response to hypoxia. While the Hypoxia-Inducible Factor (HIF) is the primary driver of hypoxia-induced adaptive gene expression, less is known about the signalling mechanisms(More)
BACKGROUND Since a male-related higher cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in patients with Chagas' heart disease has been reported, we aimed to investigate gender differences in myocardial damage assessed by cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR). METHODS AND RESULTS Retrospectively, 62 seropositive Chagas' heart disease patients referred to CMR (1.5(More)
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