Enhancing on the Usefulness and Maximizing the Utilization of Biological Collections in the University of the Philippines

submitted by: UP Los Baños

Documentation of the lecture on "Enhancing on the Usefulness and Maximizing the Utilization of Biological Collections in the University of the Philippines" by Dr. Salcedo Eduardo, Professor Emeritus, during the "Celebrating UPLB's Great Minds Lecture Series" on July 26, 2013 at the UPLB Operations Room, UPLB, College, Laguna

Outreach Forum

submitted by: icamvid

Outreach Forum:
Ivan Smalyukh, University of Colorado at Boulder
Noel Clark, University of Colorado at Boulder

MWV Episode 74 - David Bhella - Electron-cryomicroscopy

submitted by: MicrobeWorld
Dr. David Bhella studies the structural components of viruses using the techniques of electron-cryomicroscopy and image analysis. In addition to his research, David participates with the Glasgow Science Centre in public outreach to help teach students the processes behind his science. Due to his work, David received the 2013 Peter Wildy Prize for Microbiology Education. David's acceptance speech detailed his work with students as well as the stunning images he has produced through his...

Diet, microbiota, and microbial metabolites in colon cancer risk in rural Africans and African Americans

submitted by: sjokeefe
Background: Epidemiologic studies have suggested that most cases of sporadic colon cancer can be attributed to diet. The recognition that colonic microbiota have a major influence on colonic health suggests that they might mediate colonic carcinogenesis. Objective: To examine the hypothesis that the influence of diet on colon cancer risk is mediated by the microbiota through their metabolites, we measured differences in colonic microbes and their metabolites in African Americans with a...
Authors: Junhai Ou, Franck Carbonero, Erwin G Zoetendal, James P DeLany, Mei Wang, Keith Newton, H Rex Gaskins, Stephen JD O’Keefe

June 21, 2013 - An Introduction to Physionet; George Moody and Roger Mark

submitted by: ucsd_idash
An Introduction to PhysioNet Roger G. Mark and George Moody Massachusetts Institute of Technology Abstract: PhysioNet is a resource for biomedical research and development sponsored by the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) and the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS), two institutes of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). We seek to promote, catalyze and perform basic-to-bedside research in complex biomedical systems by: Making...

Peter Embi - Computerized provider documentation: findings and implications of a multisite study of clinicians and administrator

submitted by: ucsd_idash
Informatics Journal Club Webinar Date: June 6, 2013 Computerized provider documentation: findings and implications of a multisite study of clinicians and administrators Embi PJ, Weir C, Efthimiadis EN, Thielke SM, Hedeen AN, Hammond KW. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2013 Jan 25. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23355462 Peter J. Embi, MD, MS, FACP, FACMI Wexner Medical Center The Ohio State University This project takes a CPD has dramatically changed documentation processes, impacting...