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    • Adjuvant autologous melanoma vaccine for macroscopic stage III disease: survival, biomarkers, and improved response to CTLA-4 blockade 

      Lotem, M.; Merims, S.; Frank, S.; Hamburger, T.; Nissan, A.; Kadouri, L.; Cohen, J.; Straussman, R.; Eisenberg, G.; Frankenburg, S.; Carmon, E.; Alaiyan, B.; Shneibaum, S.; Ayyildiz, Z. O.; Isbilen, M.; Senses, K. M.; Ron, I.; Steinberg, H.; Smith, Y.; Shiloni, E.; Gure, A. O.; Peretz, T. (Hindawi Limited, 2016)
      Background. There is not yet an agreed adjuvant treatment for melanoma patients with American Joint Committee on Cancer stages III B and C. We report administration of an autologous melanoma vaccine to prevent disease ...
    • Context-dependent lightness affects perceived contrast 

      Pamir, Z.; Boyaci, H. (Elsevier Ltd, 2016)
      Perceived contrast of a grating varies with its background (or mean) luminance: of the two gratings with the same photometric contrast the one on higher luminance background appears to have higher contrast. Does perceived ...
    • Distinct regulation of tonsillar immune response in virus infection 

      Jartti, T.; Palomares, O.; Waris, M.; Tastan, O.; Nieminen, R.; Puhakka, T.; Rückert, B.; Aab, A.; Vuorinen, T.; Allander, T.; Vahlberg, T.; Ruuskanen, O.; Akdis, M.; Akdis, C. A. (Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd., 2014)
      Background: The relationships between tonsillar immune responses, and viral infection and allergy are incompletely known. Objective To study intratonsillar/nasopharyngeal virus detections and in vivo expressions of T-cell- ...
    • Early postzygotic mutations contribute to de novo variation in a healthy monozygotic twin pair 

      Dal, G. M.; Ergüner, B.; Saǧıroǧlu, M. S.; Yüksel, B.; Onat, O. E.; Alkan C.; Özçelik, T. (B M J Group, 2014)
      Background: Human de novo single-nucleotide variation (SNV) rate is estimated to range between 0.82-1.70×10-8 mutations per base per generation. However, contribution of early postzygotic mutations to the overall human de ...
    • Effects of coloured lighting on the perception of interior spaces 

      Odabaşioğlu, S.; Olguntürk, N. (SAGE, 2015-02-01)
      Use of coloured lighting in interior spaces has become prevalent in recent years. Considerable importance is ascribed to coloured lighting in interior and lighting design. The effects of colour on the perception of interior ...
    • A glycosaminoglycan mimetic peptide nanofiber gel as an osteoinductive scaffold 

      Tansik, G.; Kilic, E.; Beter, M.; Demiralp, B.; K.Sendur, G.; Can, N.; Ozkan, H.; Ergul, E.; Guler, M. O.; Tekinay, A. B. (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2016)
      Biomineralization of the extracellular matrix (ECM) plays a crucial role in bone formation. Functional and structural biomimetic native bone ECM components can therefore be used to change the fate of stem cells and induce ...
    • How the ocean personality model affects the perception of crowds 

      Durupınar, F.; Pelechano, N.; Allbeck, J. M.; Güdükbay U.; Badler, N. I. (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2011)
      A personality model named High-Density Autonomous Crowds (HiDAC) simulation system provides individual differences by assigning each person different psychological and physiological traits. Users normally set these parameters ...
    • Incorporating family function into chronic pain disability: the role of catastrophizing 

      Akbari, F.; Dehghani, M.; Khatibi, A.; Vervoort, T. (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2016)
      Background: Observers' responses to pain are recently investigated to more comprehensively explain chronic pain (CP) and disability. However, the role of family context, defined as interference in roles, communication, and ...
    • Mutations in RAD21 disrupt regulation of apob in patients with chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction 

      Bonora, E.; Bianco, F.; Cordeddu, L.; Bamshad, M.; Francescatto, L.; Dowless, D.; Stanghellini, V.; Cogliandro, R. F.; Lindberg, G.; Mungan, Z.; Cefle, K.; Ozcelik, T.; Palanduz, S.; Ozturk, S.; Gedikbasi, A.; Gori, A.; Pippucci, T.; Graziano, C.; Volta, U.; Caio, G.; Barbara, G.; D'Amato, M.; Seri, M.; Katsanis, N.; Romeo, G.; De Giorgio, R. (W.B. Saunders, 2015)
      Background Aims Chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction (CIPO) is characterized by severe intestinal dysmotility that mimics a mechanical subocclusion with no evidence of gut obstruction. We searched for genetic variants ...
    • Values and risk perceptions: a cross-cultural examination 

      Kaptan, G.; Shiloh, S.; Önkal, D. (Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, 2013)
      This article examines the relationship between values and risk perceptions regarding terror attacks. The participants in the study are university students from Turkey (n = 536) and Israel (n = 298). Schwartz value theory ...