Richard Jorgensen

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We have attempted to explain co-suppression in terms of a hypothesis whereby homologous sequences are able to interact somatically in trans, in a manner influenced by sequence context or location. We have speculated that there might be mechanistic similarities between co-suppression and some other trans interaction and epigenetic phenomena in plants, fungi(More)
This Thesis is brought to you for free and open access by the Theses and Dissertations at Loyola eCommons. It has been accepted for inclusion in Master's Theses by an authorized administrator of Loyola eCommons. For more information, please contact JUNE 1976 ACKNOWLEDGEMENT Several people have helped with the preparation of this thesis.(More)
the well-known tendency of particular maladies to show breed-specificity can be used to infer likely sharing of descent of the causative alleles. As made clear in the volume under review, this is as true of major-gene diseases such as copper toxicosis and various retinopathies, as it is of the more complex and more prevalent cardiomyopathies, cancers, and(More)
Nationwide demographic trends indicating a growing elderly population are creating interest in a number of senior related services, especially within the health care industry. A relatively new concept in senior care, assisted living, may well be the greatest area of growth in the senior housing industry today. Understanding assisted living, the factors(More)
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