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WT1 is a tumor suppressor gene with a key role in urogenital development and the pathogenesis of Wilms' tumor. Two alternative splice sites in the WT1 transcript allow the gene to encode four proteins. These carry four Krüppel-type zinc fingers and to date have primarily been implicated in transcriptional control of genes involved in growth regulation.(More)
To my mother Kerstin iii iv Abstract This thesis considers a robust gain scheduling controller deign method. The gain scheduling technique is one of the most popular controller design methods in practice. However, there is a lack of theoretical results relating stability and performance to the closed loop. Here, so called parameter varying systems (LPV) are(More)
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BACKGROUND Despite numerous studies of geographic variation in healthcare cost and utilization at the local, regional, and state levels across the U.S., a comprehensive characterization of geographic variation in outcomes has not been published. Our objective was to quantify variation in US health outcomes in an all-payer population before and after(More)
This paper presents a simulator study that evaluates four auditory displays to assist commercial drivers in lane changing situations. More specifically, the displays warned the drivers about vehicles in the adjacent lane. Three displays utilized different variants of graded auditory warnings (early and late signals) while one display contained a(More)