Monica Andreassen

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This investigation was designed to evaluate the relationship between aerodynamic measures of velopharyngeal competence and laryngeal function in individuals with repaired cleft palate. Twenty-seven cleft lip and palate or cleft palate individuals, between the ages of 4 and 16 years, were evaluated in an ENT clinic for assessment of vocal function. A(More)
The purpose of this study was to evaluate changes that occur in certain aspects of vocal resonance and nasalization following adenoidectomy. Fourteen normal children were assessed prior to adenoidectomy and then at one month, three months, and six months following surgery. A unique combination of aerodynamic, acoustic, and perceptual measures were made. The(More)
In genetically modified (GM) crops there is a risk that the inserted genes may introduce new allergens and/or adjuvants into the food and feed chain. The MON810 maize, expressing the insecticidal Cry1Ab toxin, is grown in many countries worldwide. In animal models, intranasal and intraperitoneal immunisations with the purified Cry1Ab proteins have induced(More)
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