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    • Accelerated phase-cycled SSFP imaging with compressed sensing 

      Çukur, T. (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2015)
      Balanced steady-state free precession (SSFP) imaging suffers from irrecoverable signal losses, known as banding artifacts, in regions of large B0 field inhomogeneity. A common solution is to acquire multiple phase-cycled ...
    • Advances in plasmonic technologies for point of care applications 

      Tokel O.; Inci F.; Demirci U. (American Chemical Society, 2014)
      Infectious diseases have considerable economic and societal impact on developing settings. For instance, malaria is observed more commonly in sub-Saharan Africa and India. The societal impact of acquired immune deficiency ...
    • Analysis of MYH Tyr165Cys and Gly382Asp variants in childhood leukemias 

      Akyerli, C. B.; Özbek, U.; Aydin-Sayitoǧlu, M.; Sirma, S.; Özçelik, T. (Springer, 2003)
      [No abstract available]
    • Analysis of skewed X-chromosome inactivation in females with rheumatoid arthritis and autoimmune thyroid diseases 

      Chabchoub, G.; Uz, E.; Maalej, A.; Mustafa, C. A.; Rebai, A.; Mnif, M.; Bahloul, Z.; Farid, N. R.; Ozcelik, T.; Ayadi, H. (BioMed Central, 2009)
      Introduction The majority of autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and autoimmune thyroid diseases (AITDs) are characterized by a striking female predominance superimposed on a predisposing genetic background. ...
    • Application of the Ugi reaction with multiple amino acid-derived components: Synthesis and conformational evaluation of piperazine-based minimalist peptidomimetics 

      Stucchi, M.; Cairati, S.; Cetin-Atalay, R.; Christodoulou, M.S.; Grazioso G.; Pescitelli G.; Silvani, A.; Yildirim, D.C.; Lesma G. (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2015)
      The concurrent employment of α-amino acid-derived chiral components such as aldehydes and α-isocyanoacetates, in a sequential Ugi reaction/cyclization two-step strategy, opens the door to the synthesis of three structurally ...
    • Assessment of diagnostic enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay kit and serological markers in human brucellosis 

      Cakan G.; Bezirci F.B.; Kacka, A.; Cesur, S.; Aksaray, S.; Tezeren, D.; Saka, D.; Ahmed, K. (2008)
      This study was performed to evaluate commercial brucella immunoglobulin G and M-enzymelinked immunosorbent assay (IgG and IgM ELISA) kits for the diagnosis of human brucellosis and to suggest a candidate prognostic marker ...
    • Asymmetric dimethylarginine concentrations are elevated in women with gestational diabetes 

      Akturk, M.; Altinova, A.; Mert I.; Dincel, A.; Sargin, A.; Buyukkagnici, U.; Arslan, M.; Danisman, N. (2010)
      As shown in the previous studies, asymmetric dimethylarginine (ADMA) is related to endothelial dysfunction, whereas high-sensitive C-reactive protein (hCRP) is the marker of inflammation. In our study, we investigated ADMA, ...
    • Atomic force microscopy for the investigation of molecular and cellular behavior 

      Ozkan A.D.; Topal, A. E.; Dana, A.; Guler, M. O.; Tekinay, A. B. (Elsevier, 2016-10)
      The present review details the methods used for the measurement of cells and their exudates using atomic force microscopy (AFM) and outlines the general conclusions drawn by the mechanical characterization of biological ...
    • Aviation risk perception: a comparison between experts and novices 

      Thomson, M. E.; Önkal D.; Avcioǧlu, A.; Goodwin, P. (Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, 2004)
      This article describes an exploratory investigation of the risk perceptions of experts and novices in relation to helicopter operations, under conditions where the participants are matched on various characteristics ...
    • Beyond the 'East-West' dichotomy: Global variation in cultural models of selfhood 

      Vignoles, V. L.; Owe, E.; Becker, M.; Smith, P. B.; Easterbrook, M. J.; Brown, R.; González, R.; Didier, N.; Carrasco, D.; Cadena, M. P.; Lay, S.; Schwartz, S. J.; Rosiers, S. E. D.; Villamar, J. A.; Gavreliuc, A.; Zinkeng, M.; Kreuzbauer, R.; Baguma, P.; Martin, M.; Tatarko, A.; Herman, G.; de Sauvage, I.; Courtois, M.; Gardarsdóttir, R. B.; Harb, C.; Gallo, I. S.; Gil, P. P.; Clemares, R. L.; Campara, G.; Nizharadze, G.; Macapagal, M. E. J.; Jalal, B.; Bourguignon, D.; Zhang, J.; Lv, S.; Chybicka, A.; Yuki, M.; Zhang X.; Espinosa, A.; Valk, A.; Abuhamdeh, S.; Amponsah, B.; Özgen E.; Guner, E. Ü.; Yamakoglu, N.; Chobthamkit, P.; Pyszczynski, T.; Kesebir, P.; Trujillo, E. V.; Balanta, P.; Ayala, B. C.; Koller, S. H.; Jaafar, J. L.; Gausel, N.; Fischer, R.; Milfont, T. L.; Kusdil, E.; Çağlar, S.; Aldhafri, S.; Ferreira, M. C.; Mekonnen, K. H.; Wang, Q.; Fülöp, M.; Torres, A.; Camino, L.; Lemos, F. C. S.; Fritsche, I.; Möller, B.; Regalia, C.; Manzi, C.; Brambilla, M.; Bond, M. H. (American Psychological Association Inc., 2016)
      Markus and Kitayama's (1991) theory of independent and interdependent self-construals had a major influence on social, personality, and developmental psychology by highlighting the role of culture in psychological processes. ...
    • Bioactive self-assembled peptide nanofibers for corneal stroma regeneration 

      Uzunalli, G.; Soran, Z.; Erkal, T. S.; Dagdas, Y. S.; Dinc, E.; Hondur, A. M.; Bilgihan, K.; Aydin B.; Guler, M. O.; Tekinay, A. B. (Elsevier, 2014)
      Defects in the corneal stroma caused by trauma or diseases such as macular corneal dystrophy and keratoconus can be detrimental for vision. Development of therapeutic methods to enhance corneal regeneration is essential ...
    • Biosystems engineering of prokaryotes with tumor-killing capacities 

      Kalyoncu, E.; Olmez, T. T.; Ozkan, A. D.; Sarioglu, O. F. (Bentham Science Publishers Ltd., 2016)
      Certain bacteria selectively attack tumor tissues and trigger tumor shrinkage by producing toxins and modulating the local immune system, but their clinical utility is limited because of the dangers posed by systemic ...
    • The bonobo genome compared with the chimpanzee and human genomes 

      Prüfer, K.; Munch, K.; Hellmann I.; Akagi, K.; Miller J.R.; Walenz, B.; Koren, S.; Sutton G.; Kodira, C.; Winer, R.; Knight J.R.; Mullikin J.C.; Meader, S.J.; Ponting, C.P.; Lunter G.; Higashino, S.; Hobolth, A.; Dutheil J.; Karakoç, E.; Alkan, C.; Sajjadian, S.; Catacchio, C.R.; Ventura, M.; Marques-Bonet, T.; Eichler, E.E.; André, C.; Atencia, R.; Mugisha L.; Junhold J.; Patterson, N.; Siebauer, M.; Good J.M.; Fischer, A.; Ptak, S.E.; Lachmann, M.; Symer, D.E.; Mailund, T.; Schierup, M.H.; Andrés, A.M.; Kelso J.; Pääbo, S. (2012)
      Two African apes are the closest living relatives of humans: the chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes) and the bonobo (Pan paniscus). Although they are similar in many respects, bonobos and chimpanzees differ strikingly in key ...
    • BRAPH: A graph theory software for the analysis of brain connectivity 

      Mijalkov, M.; Kakaei, E.; Pereira, J. B.; Westman, E.; Volpe, G. (Public Library of Science, 2017)
      The brain is a large-scale complex network whose workings rely on the interaction between its various regions. In the past few years, the organization of the human brain network has been studied extensively using concepts ...
    • Cd81 Interacts with the T Cell Receptor to Suppress Signaling 

      Cevik, S.I.; Keskin, N.; Belkaya, S.; Ozlu, M.I.; Deniz, E.; Tazebay, U.H.; Erman, B. (2012)
      CD81 (TAPA-1) is a ubiquitously expressed tetraspanin protein identified as a component of the B lymphocyte receptor (BCR) and as a receptor for the Hepatitis C Virus. In an effort to identify trans-membrane proteins that ...
    • Cellular internalization of therapeutic oligonucleotides by peptide amphiphile nanofibers and nanospheres 

      Mumcuoglu, D.; S. Ekiz, M.; Gunay, G.; Tekinay, T.; Tekinay, A. B.; Guler, M. O. (American Chemical Society, 2016-04)
      Oligonucleotides are promising drug candidates due to the exceptionally high specificity they exhibit toward their target DNA and RNA sequences. However, their poor pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic properties, in ...
    • Choroid Plexus Papillomas in two Siblings: Case Report 

      Okay O.; Daglioglu, E.; Yakicier, C.; Uren, D.; Dalgic, A.; Ergungor F. (2009)
      Choroid plexus papilloma (CPP) is a rare, benign epithelial brain tumor of the nervous system seen particularly in infants. Familial cases are extremely uncommon. Some other form of malignant tumors was noted in the relatives ...
    • Coagulation factor V gene mutation increases the risk of venous thrombosis in Behcet's disease 

      Gül, A.; Özbek, U.; Öztürk, C.; Inanç, M.; Koniçe, M.; Özçelik, T. (Oxford University Press, 1996)
      We investigated the prevalence of the coagulation factor V gene G1691A mutation in 64 patients with Behcet's disease (BD) and in 107 apparently healthy individuals. The mutation was present in the heterozygous state in ...
    • Cognitive individualism and the child as scientist program 

      Wringe, B. (2011)
      In this paper, I examine the charge that Gopnik and Meltzoff's 'Child as Scientist' program, outlined and defended in their 1997 book Words, Thoughts and Theories is vitiated by a form of 'cognitive individualism' about ...
    • Coiled-Coil Domain Containing Protein 124 Is a Novel Centrosome and Midbody Protein That Interacts with the Ras-Guanine Nucleotide Exchange Factor 1B and Is Involved in Cytokinesis 

      Telkoparan P.; Erkek, S.; Yaman, E.; Alotaibi H.; Bayik, D.; Tazebay, U.H. (2013)
      Cytokinetic abscission is the cellular process leading to physical separation of two postmitotic sister cells by severing the intercellular bridge. The most noticeable structural component of the intercellular bridge is a ...