BACKGROUND Salivary hyaluronidases have been described in a few bloodsucking arthropods. However, very little is known about the presence of this enzyme in various bloodsucking insects and no data are available on its effect on transmitted microorganisms. Here, we studied hyaluronidase activity in thirteen bloodsucking insects belonging to four different… (More)
This paper describes entries to the third Playable Experiences track to be held at the AIIDE conference. We discuss the five entries accepted to the track for 2015, as well as the ongoing development of the track as part of AIIDE.
—Pulse wave velocity measurement (PWV) is non-invasive method to assess arterial stiffness. It is useful as a prevention of cardiovascular system diseases. This paper describes development and function of other possibility how to measure PWV. Device which is used for this study consists of dual channel hardware for photopletysmograph signal preprocessing,… (More)