The goals of this study are the preliminary Spanish adaptation and validation of the following questionnaires: the Children's Eating Attitudes Test (ChEAT), the Lawrence Self-Esteem Questionnaire (LAWSEQ) and the Body Esteem Scale (BES). In addition, we studied bodily self-esteem in pre-adolescent children, and their possible relation to certain eating… (More)
Malaria persists as one of the most devastating global infectious diseases. The pyrimidine biosynthetic enzyme dihydroorotate dehydrogenase (DHODH) has been identified as a new malaria drug target, and a triazolopyrimidine-based DHODH inhibitor 1 (DSM265) is in clinical development. We sought to identify compounds with higher potency against Plasmodium… (More)
graduate standing or consent of instructor. Selected topics in the science and technology of winemaking. Topics drawn from current research of participating faculty. Critical analysis of the technical content of published material.—III. (III.) 225. Advanced Sensory Analysis of Wines (3) Lecture/discussion—2 hours; laboratory—4 hours. Prerequisite: courses… (More)
3 SUMMARY Human Development Index is currently considered a reference indicator to account for the social and economic situation experienced by countries. Method This study was conducted using the database from the study " Guiding Elements for Public Policies on Drugs in the Subregion-First Comparative Study on Drug Use and Associated Factors in Population… (More)
An emotional agent software architecture for real-time mobile robotic applications has been developed. In order to allow the agent to undertake more dynamically constrained application problem solving, the processor computation time should be reduced and the gained time is used for executing more complex processes. In this paper, the response time of the… (More)
A review of the design and synthesis of structural analogs of the vitamin D hormone recently investigated in our laboratories, and the first report on a new class of vitamin D analogs characterized by an aromatic D-ring, is described.
We evaluated the potential for avian-to-human transmission of low pathogenic avian influenza (LPAI) and highly path-ogenic avian influenza (HPAI) H7N1 and LPAI H7N3 viruses that were responsible for several outbreaks of influenza in poultry in Italy between 1999 and 2003. A serological survey of poultry workers was conducted by use of a combination of… (More)