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Submissions from 2018

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Starch, Lipid, and Protein Accumulation in Nutrient-Stressed Microalgal Cells Studied Using Fourier Transform Infrared Microscopy, Gary Hastings, Jodian Thomas, Keillor Witt, Dimitri Giarikos, and Reza Razeghifard

Detection of a transient FeV(O)(OH) species involved in olefin oxidation by a bio-inspired non-haem iron catalyst, Shuangning Xu, Jedidiah J. Veach, Williamson N. Oloo, Kevin C. Peters, Junyi Wang, Richard H. Perry, and Lawrence Que Jr.

Submissions from 2017

Very Thin Disc Galaxies in the SDSS Catalog of Edge-on Galaxies, D. V. Bizyaev, Stefan Kautsch, Natalia Ya. Sotnikova, Vladimir P. Reshetnikov, and Aleksander V. Mosenkov

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Studying the Universe and Finding Planets – Why It Matters and What It Means, Stefan Kautsch

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Angiotensin Receptor Blocker Drugs and Inhibition of Adrenal Beta-Arrestin-1-Dependent Aldosterone Production: Implications for Heart Failure Therapy, Anastasios Lymperopoulos and Beatrix Aukszi

A Binary Representation of the Genetic Code, Louis R. Nemzer

Shannon Information Entropy in the Canonical Genetic Code, Louis R. Nemzer

Submissions from 2016

Angles, Triangle Inequalities, Correlation Matrices and Metric-Preserving and Subadditive Functions, Diego Castano, Vehbi Emrah Paksoy, and Fuzhen Zhang

Synchronized Desorption Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry Imaging, Troy J. Comi, Seung Woo Ryu, and Richard H. Perry

Online Single Particle Analysis of Chemical Composition and Mixing State of Crop Straw Burning Particles: From Laboratory Study to Field Measurement, Juntao Huo, Xiaohui Lu, Xinning Wang, Hong Chen, Xingnan Ye, Song Gao, Deborah S. Gross, Jianmin Chen, and Xin Yang

Linking Autism and Epilepsy, Florence Neymotin and Louis R. Nemzer

Submissions from 2015

Outstanding Laser Damage Threshold in Li2MnGeS4 and Tunable Optical Nonlinearity in Diamond-Like Semiconductors, Jacilynn A. Brant, Daniel J. Clark, Yong Soo Kim, Joon I. Jang, Ashley Weiland, and Jennifer A. Aitken

A New Class of Lithium Ion Conductors with Tunable Structures and Compositions: Quaternary Diamond-like Thiogermanates, Jacilynn A. Brant, Kasey P. Devlin, Christian Bischoff, Deborah Watson, Steve W. Martin, Michael D. Gross, and Jennifer A. Aitken

Fast Lithium Ion Conduction in Li2SnS3: Synthesis, Physicochemical Characterization, and Electronic Structure, Jacilynn A. Brant, Danielle M. Massi, N. A. W. Holzwarth, Joseph H. MacNeil, Alexios P. Douvalis, Thomas Bakas, Steve W. Martin, Michael D. Gross, and Jennifer A. Aitken

Thermoelectric Transport Properties of CuFeInTe3, H. Cabrera, I. Zumeta-Dube, D. Korte, P. Grima-Gallardo, F. Alvarado, Jennifer A. Aitken, Jacilynn A. Brant, Jian-Han Zhang, A. Calderon, E. Marin, M. Aguilar-Frutis, J. E. Erazo, E. Perez-Cappe, and M. Franko

Polymorphism and Second Harmonic Generation in a Novel Diamond-like Semiconductor: Li2MnSnS4, Kasey P. Devlin, Andrew J. Glaid, Jacilynn A. Brant, Jian-Han Zhang, Matthew N. Srnec, Daniel J. Clark, Yong Soo Kim, Joon I. Jang, Kimberly R. Daley, Meghann A. Moreau, Jeffry D. Madura, and Jennifer A. Aitken

Mass Spectrometry of Atmospheric-Pressure Ball Plasmoids, Scott E. Dubowsky, David M. Friday, Kevin C. Peters, Zhangji Zhao, Richard H. Perry, and Benjamin J. McCall

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Preparation, Crystal Structure, Thermal Analysis, Scanning Electron Microscopy and Optical Band-Gaps of Cu2GeTe4 and Cu2SnTe4 Alloys, Pedro Grima Gallardo, Ricardo Pena, Luis Nieves, Gustavo Marcano, Miguel Quintero, Ekadink Moreno, Jian-Han Zhang, Jacilynn A. Brant, and Jennifer A. Aitken

Managing Short-Lived Climate Forcers in Curbing Climate Change: An Atmospheric Chemistry Synopsis, Song Gao

Paper-Based Electrochemical Cell Coupled to Mass Spectrometry, Yao-Min Liu and Richard H. Perry

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African Elephants (Loxodonta Africana) Can Detect TNT Using Olfaction: Implications for Biosensor Application, Ashadee K. Miller, Michael C. Hensman, Sean Hensman, Kip Schulz, Paul Reid, Mike Shore, Jessica S. Brown, Kenneth G. Furton, and Stephen Lee

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Does the Stellar Disc Flattening Depend on the Galaxy Type, A. V. Mosenkov, N. Ya. Sotnikova, V. P. Reshetnikov, D. V. Bizyaev, and Stefan Kautsch

Imprisoned Lightning: Charge Transport in Trehalose-Derived Sugar Glasses, Louis R. Nemzer, Mahantesh S. Navati, and Joel M. Friedman

Multistage Reactive Transmission-Mode Desorption Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry, Kevin C. Peters, Troy J. Comi, and Richard H. Perry

Photochemistry of Free and Bound Zn-Chlorophyll Analogues to Synthetic Peptides Depend on the Quinone and pH, Reza Razeghifard

Infrared Nonlinear Optical Properties of Lithium-Containing Diamond-like Semiconductors Li2ZnGeSe4 and Li2ZnSnSe4, Jian-Han Zhang, Daniel J. Clark, Jacilynn A. Brant, Charles W. Sinagra III, Yong Soo Kim, Joon I. Jang, and Jennifer A. Aitken

Submissions from 2014

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The Catalog of Edge-On Disk Galaxies from SDSS. I. The Catalog and the Structural Parameters of Stellar Disks, D. V. Bizyaev, Stefan Kautsch, A. V. Mosenkov, V. P. Reshetnikov, N. Ya. Sotnikova, and N. V. Yablokova

Li2CdGeS4, A Diamond-Like Semiconductor with Strong Second-Order Optical Nonlinearity in the Infrared and Exceptional Laser Damage Threshold, Jacilynn A. Brant, Daniel W. Clark, Yong Soo Kim, Joon I. Jang, Jian-Han Zhang, and Jennifer A. Aitken

Field-Induced Spin-Flop in Antiferromagnetic Semiconductors with Commensurate and Incommensurate Magnetic Structures: Li2FeGeS4 (LIGS) and Li2FeSnS4 (LITS), Jacilynn A. Brant, Clarina dela Cruz, Jinlei Yao, Alexios P. Douvalis, Thomas Bakas, Monica Sorescu, and Jennifer A. Aitken

Preparation, Crystal Structure and Thermal Analysis of Cu2GeTe4 and Cu2SnTe4 Alloys, P. Grima-Gallardo, Ricardo Pena, Luis Nieves, Gustavo Marcano, Miguel Quintero, Ekadink Moreno, Jacilynn A. Brant, and Jennifer A. Aitken

Highly Efficient Infrared Optical Nonlinearity of a Wide-Bandgap Chalcogenide Li2CdGeS4, Joon I. Jang, Daniel J. Clark, Jacilynn A. Brant, Jennifer A. Aitken, and Yong Soo Kim

A Model of Band-Pass Phenotypic Resistance in a Modified Beverton-Holt Framework, Louis R. Nemzer

Enzyme Entrapment in Polyaniline FIlms Observed via Fluorescence Anisotropy and Antiquenching, Louis R. Nemzer, Marisa McCaffrey, and Arthur J. Epstein

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Locus of Control and Obesity, Florence Neymotin and Louis R. Nemzer

A P450 Metabolism Experiment for Undergraduate Biochemistry Laboratories, Reza Razeghifard, Catherine Chiafair, and Dimitri Giarikos

Optical Nonlinearity in Cu2CdSnS4 and α/β-Cu2ZnSiS4: Diamond-like Semiconductors with High Laser-Damage Thresholds, Kimberly A. Rosmus, Jacilynn A. Brant, Stephen D. Wisneski, Daniel J. Clark, Yong Soo Kim, Joon I. Jang, Carl D. Brunetta, Jian-Han Zhang, Matthew N. Srnec, and Jennifer A. Aitken

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Glycosylation Modulates Melanoma Cell α2β1 and α3β1 Integrin Interactions with Type IV Collagen, Maciej J. Stawikowski, Beatrix Aukszi, Roma Stawikowska, Mare Cudic, and Gregg B. Fields

Characterization of Aerosol Optical Properties, Chemical Composition and Mixing States in the Winter Season in Shanghai, China, Yong Tang, Yuanlong Huang, Ling Li, Hong Chen, Jianmin Chen, Xin Yang, Song Gao, and Deborah S. Gross

Submissions from 2013

Electrooxidation of Alcohols Catalyzed by Amino Alcohol Ligated Ruthenium Complexes, Kristen R. Brownell, Charles C. L. McCrory, Christopher E. D. Chidsey, Richard H. Perry, Richard N. Zare, and Robert M. Waymouth

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Applicability of Emanating Volatile Organic Compounds from Various Forensic Specimens for Individual Differentiation, Jessica S. Brown, Paola A. Prada, Allison M. Curran, and Kenneth G. Furton

The Impact of Three New Quaternary Sulfides on the Current Predictive Tools for Structure and Composition of Diamond-Like Materials, Carl D. Brunetta, Jacilynn A. Brant, Kimberly A. Rosmus, Kylie M. Henline, Emma Karey, Joseph H. MacNeil, and Jennifer A. Aitken

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Basic Neuron Model Electrical Equivalent Circuit: An Undergraduate Laboratory Exercise, Katie Dabrowski, Diego Castano, and Jaime L. Tartar

Qualitative Analysis of Sequence Specific Binding of Flavones to DNA Using Restriction Endonuclease Activity Assays, Elizabeth Duran, Victoria P. Ramsauer, Maria Ballester, Ruben D. Torrenegra, Oscar E. Rodriguez, and Stephen A. Winkle

Incorporation of Gas Chromatography–Mass Spectrometry into the Undergraduate Organic Chemistry Laboratory Curriculum, Dimitri Giarikos, Sagir Patel, Andrew Lister, and Reza Razeghifard

Ethanol Shock and Lysozyme Aggregation, Louis R. Nemzer, Bret N. Flanders, Jeremy D. Schmit, Amitabha Chakrabarti, and Christopher M. Sorensen

Characterization of MYC-Induced Tumorigenesis by in Situ Lipid Profiling, Richard H. Perry, David I. Bellovin, Emelyn H. Shroff, Ali I. Ismail, Tahera Zubuawala, Dean W. Felsher, and Richard N. Zare

Algal Biofuels, Reza Razeghifard

Submissions from 2012

A Review on the Importance of Metals and Metalloids in Atmospheric Dust and Aerosol from Mining Operations, Janae Csavina, Jason Field, Mark P. Taylor, Song Gao, Andrea Landazuri, Eric A. Betterton, and A. Eduardo Saez

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Transient Ru-Methyl Formate Intermediates Generated with Bifunctional Transfer Hydrogenation Catalysts, Richard H. Perry, Kristen R. Brownell, Konstantin Chingin, Thomas J. Cahill III, Robert M. Waymouth, and Richard N. Zare

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Capturing Fleeting Intermediates in a Catalytic C-H Amination Reaction Cycle, Richard H. Perry, Thomas J. Cahill III, Jennifer L. Roizen, Justin Du Bois, and Richard N. Zare

Lysine-Specific Histone Demethylase 1 Inhibitors Control Breast Cancer Proliferation in ERα-Dependent and -Independent Manners, Julie A. Pollock, Michelle D. Larrea, Jeff S. Jasper, Donald P. McDonnell, and Dewey G. McCafferty

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Anti-Neoplastic Activity of Two Flavone Isomers Derived from Gnaphalium elegans and Achyrocline bogotensis, Christan M. Thomas, Robert C. Wood III, Jarrett E. Wyatt, Morgan H. Pendleton, Ruben D. Torrenegra, Oscar E. Rodriguez, Sam Harirforoosh, Maria Ballester, Janet Lightner, Koyamangalath Krishnan, and Victoria P. Ramsauer

Evolution of the Mixing State of Fine Aerosols During Haze Events in Shanghai, Fan Yang, Hong Chen, Jianfei Du, Xin Yang, Song Gao, Jianmin Chen, and Fuhai Geng

Submissions from 2011

Interfacing Capillary-Based Separations to Mass Spectrometry Using Desorption Electrospray Ionization, Griffin K. Barbula, Samir Safi, Konstantin Chingin, Richard H. Perry, and Richard N. Zare

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Can a Road-Driven Car Outrace a Free-Falling Car?, Diego Castano

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Conicoid Mirrors, Diego Castano and Lawrence Carl Hawkins

Generation of Melamine Polymer Condensates upon Hypergolic Ignition of Dicyanamide Ionic Liquids, Konstantin Chingin, Richard H. Perry, Steven D. Chambreau, Ghanshyam L. Vaghjiani, and Richard N. Zare

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A Search for Young Stars in the S0 Galaxies of a Super-Group at z=0.37, Dennis W. Just, Dennis Zaritsky, Kim-Vy H. Tran, Anthony H. Gonzalez, Stefan Kautsch, and John Moustakas

Exciton Peak Redshifting and Broadening in Polyaniline Chains During Ion-Induced Hydrophobic Collapse and Aggregation, Louis R. Nemzer and Arthur J. Epstein

Detecting Reaction Intermediates in Liquids on the Millisecond Time Scale Using Desorption Electrospray Ionization, Richard H. Perry, Maurizio Splendore, Allis Chien, Nick K. Davis, and Richard N. Zare

Submissions from 2010

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Water-Soluble SOA from Alkene Ozonolysis: Composition and Droplet Activation Kinetics Inferences from Analysis of CCN Activity, A. Asa-Awuku, A. Nenes, Song Gao, R. C. Flagan, and John H. Seinfeld

A Polyaniline-Based Optical Biosensing Platform Using an Entrapped Oxidoreductase Enzyme, Louis R. Nemzer and Arthur J. Epstein

Enzyme Entrapment in Reprecipitated Polyaniline Nano- and Microparticles, Louis R. Nemzer, Austin Schwartz, and Arthur J. Epstein

Hand-Held Mass Spectrometer for Environmentally Relevant Analytes Using a Variety of Sampling and Ionization Methods, Nathaniel L. Sanders, Ewa Sokol, Richard H. Perry, Guangming Huang, Robert J. Noll, Jason S. Duncan, and R. Graham Cooks

Trace Detection of Non-Uniformly Distributed Analytes on Surfaces Using Mass Transfer and Large-Area Desorption Electrospray Ionization (DESI) Mass Spectrometry, Santosh Soparawalla, Gary A. Salazar, Ewa Sokol, and Richard H. Perry

Submissions from 2009

Zeolite-like Metal−Organic Frameworks (ZMOFs) Based on the Directed Assembly of Finite Metal−Organic Cubes (MOCs), Mohamed H. Alkordi, Jacilynn A. Brant, Lukasz Wojtas, Victor Ch. Kravtsov, Amy J. Cairns, and Mohamed Eddaoudi

Direct Analysis of Stevia Leaves for Diterpene Glycosides by Desorption Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry, Ayanna U. Jackson, Alessandra Tata, Chunping Wu, Richard H. Perry, George Haas, Leslie West, and R. Graham Cooks

Edge-On Disk Galaxies in the SDSS DR6: Fractions of Bulgeless and Other Disk Galaxies, Stefan Kautsch

Flat Galaxies in the SDSS DR6, Stefan Kautsch

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The Edge-On Perspective of Bulgeless, Simple Disk Galaxies, Stefan Kautsch

The Edge-On Perspective of Bulgeless, Simple Disk Galaxies, Stefan Kautsch

Disk Galaxies and Their Environment, Stefan Kautsch, J. S. Gallagher, and E. K. Grebel

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RSK1 Drives p27Kip1 Phosphorylation at T198 to Promote RhoA Inhibition and Increase Cell Motility, Michelle D. Larrea, Feng Hong, Seth A. Wander, Thiago G. da Silva, David Helfman, Deborah Lannigan, Jeffrey A. Smith, and Joyce M. Slingerland

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p27 as Jekyll and Hyde: Regulation of Cell Cycle and Cell Motility, Michelle D. Larrea, Seth A. Wander, and Joyce M. Slingerland

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Rephasing Ion Packets in the Orbitrap Mass Analyzer to Improve Resolution and Peak Shape, Richard H. Perry, Qizhi Hu, Gary A. Salazar, R. Graham Cooks, and Robert J. Noll

Pharmaceutical Cleaning Validation Using Non‐Proximate Large‐Area Desorption Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry, Santosh Soparawalla, Gary A. Salazar, Richard H. Perry, Mark Nicholas, and R. Graham Cooks

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A Spectroscopically Confirmed Excess of 24 μm Sources in a Super Galaxy Group at z=0.37: Enhanced Dusty Star Formation Relative to the Cluster and Field Environment, Kim-Vy H. Tran, Amelie Saintonge, John Moustakas, Lei Bai, Anthony H. Gonzalez, Bradford P. Holden, Dennis Zaritsky, and Stefan Kautsch

Thermocatalytic Destruction of Gas-Phase Perchloroethylene Using Propane as a Hydrogen Source, Marty Willinger, Erik Rupp, Brian Barbaris, Song Gao, Robert Arnold, Eric Betterton, and A. Eduardo Saez

Submissions from 2008

Mixed Redox Catalytic Destruction of Chlorinated Solvents in Soils and Groundwater, Song Gao, Erik Rupp, Suzanne Bell, Marty Willinger, Theresa Foley, Brian Barbaris, A. Eduardo Saez, Robert Arnold, and Eric Betterton

mTOR-Raptor Binds and Activates SGK1 to Regulate p27 Phosphorylation, Feng Hong, Michelle D. Larrea, Cheryl Doughty, David J. Kwiatkowski, Rachel Squillace, and Joyce M. Slingerland

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Forming Early-Type Galaxies in Groups Prior to Cluster Assembly, Stefan Kautsch, Anthony H. Gonzalez, Christian A. Soto, Kim-Vy H. Tran, Dennis Zaritsky, and John Moustakas

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Phosphorylation of p27Kip1 Regulates Assembly and Activation of Cyclin D1-Cdk4, Michelle D. Larrea, Jiyong Liang, Thiago G. da Silva, Feng Hong, Shan H. Shao, Kathy Han, D. Dumont, and Joyce M. Slingerland

New Indicators for AGN Power: The Correlation between [O IV] 25.89 μm and Hard X-Ray Luminosity for Nearby Seyfert Galaxies, M. Melendez, S. B. Kraemer, Bryan K. Armentrout, R. P. Deo, D. M. Crenshaw, H. R. Schmitt, R. F. Mushotzky, J. Tueller, C. B. Markwardt, and L. Winter

Catalytic Dechlorination of Gas-Phase Perchloroethylene Under Mixed Redox Conditions, Ozer Orbay, Song Gao, Brian Barbaris, Erik Rupp, A. Eduardo Saez, Robert Arnold, and Eric Betterton

Orbitrap Mass Spectrometry: Instrumentation, Ion Motion and Applications, Richard H. Perry, R. Graham Cooks, and Robert J. Noll

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The Late Stellar Assembly of Massive Cluster Galaxies via Major Merging, Kim-Vy H. Tran, John Moustakas, Anthony H. Gonzalez, Lei Bai, Dennis Zaritsky, and Stefan Kautsch

Submissions from 2007

A Photoionization Model for the Soft X-Ray Spectrum of NGC 4151, Bryan Armentrout, S. B. Kraemer, and T. J. Turner

Liquid Chromatography with Dual Parallel Mass Spectrometry and 31P Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy for Analysis of Sphingomyelin and Dihydrosphingomyelin: II. Bovine Milk Sphingolipids, Wm. Craig Byrdwell and Richard H. Perry

Characterization of the Rossler System in Parameter Space, Victor Castro, Marco Monti, William B. Pardo, Jonathan A. Walkenstein, and Epaminondas Rosa Jr.

The Structure of Different Flows in Parameter Space, Victor Castro, Marco Monti, William B. Pardo, Jonathan A. Walkenstein, and Epaminondas Rosa Jr.

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Regulation of Cell Diameter, For3p Localization, and Cell Symmetry by Fission Yeast Rho-GAP Rga4p, Maitreyi Das, David J. Wiley, Saskia Medina, Helen A. Vincent, Michelle D. Larrea, Andrea Oriolo, and Fulvia Verde

Experimental Observation of Synchronous Competition in the Chua System, Zheng Le, Victor Castro, William B. Pardo, Jonathan A. Walkenstein, Marco Monti, and Epaminondas Rosa Jr.

The Energy Sensing LKB1-AMPK Pathway Regulates p27kip1 Phosphorylation Mediating the Decision to Enter Autophagy or Apoptosis, Jiyong Liang, Shan H. Shao, Zhi-Xiang Xu, Bryan Hennessy, Zhiyong Ding, and Michelle D. Larrea

Serine Sublimes with Spontaneous Chiral Amplification, Richard H. Perry, Chunping Wu, Marcela Nefliu, and R. Graham Cooks

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Initial Mass Function Effects on the Colour Evolution of Disk Galaxies, P. Westera, M. Samland, Stefan Kautsch, R. Buser, and K. Ammon

Submissions from 2006

Single-Metal-Ion-Based Molecular Building Blocks (MBBs) Approach to the Design and Synthesis of Metal-Organic Assemblies, Jacilynn A. Brant, Yunling Liu, Dorina F. Sava, Derek Beauchamp, and Mohamed Eddaoudi

Liquid Chromatography with Dual Parallel Mass Spectrometry and 31P Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy for Analysis of Sphingomyelin and Dihydrosphingomyelin: I. Bovine Brain and Chicken Egg Yolk, Wm. Craig Byrdwell and Richard H. Perry

Characterization of the Rössler System in Parameter Space, Victor Castro, Marco Monti, William B. Pardo, Jonathan A. Walkenstein, and Epaminondas Rosa Jr.

Modulation of Tumor Progression by Glycosylated Triple-helical Ligands, Gregg B. Fields, Mare Cudic, Beatrix Aukszi, and Janelle Lauer-Fields

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Characterization of Polar Organic Components in Fine Aerosols in the Southeastern United States: Identity, Origin, and Evolution, Song Gao, Jason D. Surratt, Eladio M. Knipping, Eric S. Edgerton, Mona Shahgholi, and John H. Seinfeld