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    • Testing methods to mitigate Caribbean yellow-band disease on Orbicella faveolata 

      Randall, Carly J.; Whitcher, Elizabeth M.; Code, Tessa; Pollock, Clayton J.; Lundgren, Ian F.; Hillis-Starr, Zandy Marie; Muller, Erinn M. (2018-05-11)
      Outbreaks of coral diseases continue to reduce global coral populations. In the Caribbean, yellow band is a severe and wide-spread disease that commonly affects corals of the Orbicella spp. complex, significantly impeding ...
    • Theranostic oxygen delivery using Ultrasound and microbubbles 

      Kwan, James J.; Kaya, Mehmet; Borden, Mark A.; Dayton, Paul A. (2012-12-23)
      Means to overcome tumor hypoxia have been the subject of clinical investigations since the 1960’s; however these studies have yet to find a treatment which is widely accepted. It has been known for nearly a century that ...
    • Theranostic oxygen delivery using ultrasound and microbubbles 

      Kwan, James; Kaya, Mehmet; Borden, Mark A.; Dayton, Paul Alexander (2012)
      Means to overcome tumor hypoxia have been the subject of clinical investigations since the 1960's; however these studies have yet to find a treatment which is widely accepted. It has been known for nearly a century that ...
    • Transmission characteristics of an all-optical-waveguide biomedical system for x-ray delivery 

      Waynant, Ronald W.; Ilev, Ilko K.; Mitra, Kunal; Gannot, Israel; Jennings, Robert J. (2002-03-26)
      We have investigated the transmission characteristics of an alternative all-optical-waveguide system for x-ray delivery to a precise tissue area. The delivery system includes two basic optical elements: a funnel-shaped ...
    • Using Dispersive Raman Spectroscopy to Assess Remodeling in Vascular Constructs used in Tissue Engineering 

      Theus, Andrea S. (2018-05)
      Tissue engineered vascular grafts (TEVGs) are a promising alternative to surgery for the treatment of thrombotic occlusion of small diameter (< 6 mm) arteries. It is important that TEVG composition prevent compliance ...
    • Vasreactor 

      Boeringer, Tabitha; Estacio, Alvin; Hyland, Joan; Theus, Andrea
      Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. There are numerous issues with finding healthy blood vessels in such patients, with them often having to return to surgery due to bypass failure. Bioreactors ...
    • Wheelchair-Mounted Exercise Equipment for Paraplegics 

      Aljohani, Kamal; Enderli, Tanya; Guan, Shan; Hillman, Drake
      According to the National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center (NSCISC) there are over 276,000 people living with a spinal cord injury in the United States, and 41% of these injuries are classified as paraplegia. Since ...