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  • Biomarkers of systemic inflammation and growth in early infancy are associated with stunting in young Tanzanian children 

    Syed, Sana; Manji, Karim P.; McDonald, Christine M.; Kisenge, Rodrick; Aboud, Said; Sudfeld, Christopher; Locks, Lindsey; Liu, Enju; Fawzi, Wafaie W.; Duggan, Christopher P. (MDPI, 2018-09-01)
    Stunting can afflict up to one-third of children in resource-constrained countries. We hypothesized that low-grade systemic inflammation (defined as elevations in serum C-reactive protein or alpha-1-acid glycoprotein) in ...
  • Behind the scenes: doing science across the spectrum 

    Marscher, Alan
    Summary of observations of blazars from radio through gamma-ray wavelengths, and their interpretation in terms of relativistic jets of ultra-high-energy particles and magnetic fields, powered by super-massive black holes ...
  • Multi-wavelength characterization of the blazar S5 0716+714 during an unprecedented outburst phase 

    Ahnen, M. L.; Ansoldi, S.; Antonelli, L. A.; Arcaro, C.; Baack, D.; Babic, A.; Banerjee, B.; Bangale, P.; Barres de Almeida, U.; Barrio, JA; Becerra Gonzalez, J.; Bednarek, W.; Bernardini, E.; Berse, R. Ch.; Berti, A.; Bhattacharyya, W.; Biland, A.; Blanch, O.; Bonnoli, G.; Carosi, R.; Carosi, A.; Ceribella, G.; Chatterjee, A.; Colak, S. M.; Colin, P.; Colombo, E.; Contreras, J. L.; Cortina, J.; Covino, S.; Cumani, P.; Da Vela, P.; Dazzi, F.; De Angelis, A.; De Lotto, B.; Delfino, M.; Delgado, J.; Di Pierro, F.; Dominguez, A.; Prester, D. Dominis; Dorner, D.; Doro, M.; Einecke, S.; Elsaesser, D.; Ramazani, V. Fallah; Fernandez-Barral, A.; Fidalgo, D.; Fonseca, M.; Font, L; Fruck, C.; Galindo, D.; Gallozzi, S.; Garcia Lopez, RJ; Garczarczyk, M.; Gaug, M.; Giammaria, P.; Godinovic, N.; Gora, D.; Guberman, D.; Hadasch, D.; Hahn, A.; Hassan, T.; Hayashida, M.; Herrera, J.; Hose, J.; Hrupec, D.; Ishio, K.; Konno, Y.; Kubo, H.; Kushida, J.; Kuvezdic, D.; Lelas, D.; Lindfors, E.; Lombardi, S.; Longo, F.; Lopez, M.; Maggio, C.; Majumdar, P.; Makariev, M.; Maneva, G.; Manganaro, M.; Mannheim, K.; Maraschi, L.; Mariotti, M.; Martinez, M.; Masuda, S.; Mazin, D.; Mielke, K.; Minev, M.; Miranda, J. M.; Mirzoyan, R.; Moralejo, A.; Moreno, V.; Moretti, E.; Nagayoshi, T.; Neustroev, V.; Niedzwiecki, A.; Nievas Rosillo, M.; Nigro, C.; Nilsson, K.; Ninci, D.; Nishijima, K.; Noda, K.; Nogues, L.; Paiano, S.; Palacio, J.; Paneque, D.; Paoletti, R.; Paredes, J. M.; Pedaletti, G.; Peresano, M.; Persic, M.; Moroni, P. G. Prada; Prandini, E.; Puljak, I.; Garcia, J. R.; Reichardt, I.; Rhode, W.; Ribo, M.; Rico, J.; Righi, C.; Rugliancich, A.; Saito, T.; Satalecka, K.; Schweizer, T.; Sitarek, J.; Snidaric, I.; Sobczynska, D.; Stamerra, A.; Strzys, M.; Suric, T.; Takahashi, M.; Takalo, L.; Tavecchio, F.; Temnikov, P.; Terzic, T.; Teshima, M.; Torres-Alba, N.; Treves, A.; Tsujimoto, S.; Vanzo, G.; Vazquez Acosta, M.; Vovk, I.; Ward, J. E.; Will, M.; Zaric, D.; Bastieri, D.; Gasparrini, D.; Lott, B.; Rani, B.; Thompson, D. J.; Agudo, I.; Angelakis, E.; Borman, G. A.; Casadio, C.; Grishina, T. S.; Gurwel, M.; Hovatta, T.; Itoh, R.; Jarvela, E.; Jermak, H.; Jorstad, S.; Kopatskaya, E. N.; Kraus, A.; Krichbaum, T. P.; Kuin, N. P. M.; Lahteenmaki, A.; Larionov, V. M.; Larionova, L.; Lien, A. Y.; Madejski, G.; Marscher, Alan P.; Myserlis, I.; Max-Moerbeck, W.; Molina, S. N.; Morozova, D. A.; Nalewajko, K.; Pearson, T. J.; Ramakrishnan, V.; Readhead, A. C. S.; Reeves, R. A.; Savchenko, S. S.; Steele, I. A.; Tornikoski, M.; Troitskaya, Yu.; Troitsky, I.; Vasilyev, A. A.; Zensus, J. Anton (EDP SCIENCES S A, 2018-11-09)
    CONTEXT: The BL Lac object S5 0716+714, a highly variable blazar, underwent an impressive outburst in January 2015 (Phase A), followed by minor activity in February (Phase B). The MAGIC observations were triggered by the ...
  • Adult siblings who have a brother or sister with autism: between-family and within-family variations in sibling relationships 

    Orsmond, Gael I.; Fulford, Daniel (SPRINGER/PLENUM PUBLISHERS, 2018-12-01)
    Prior research on the sibling relationship in the context of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) has included only one sibling per family. We used multi-level modeling to examine aspects of the sibling relationship in 207 adults ...
  • Social participation of families with children with autism spectrum disorder in a science museum 

    Lussenhop, Alexander; Mesiti, Leigh Ann; Cohn, Ellen S.; Orsmond, Gael I.; Goss, Juli; Reich, Christine; Osipow, Allison; Pirri, Kayla; Lindgren-Streicher, Anna (Informa UK Limited, 2016-07-02)
    This article describes a qualitative research study undertaken as a collaboration between museum and occupational therapy (OT) researchers to better understand museum experiences for families with a child or children ...
  • Paper bullets: the Office Of War Information and American World War II print propaganda 

    Porter, Austin (Boston University, 2013)
    This dissertation analyzes American World War II propaganda generated by the Office of War Information (OWI), the nation's primary propaganda agency from 1942 to 1945. The visual rhetoric of printed OWI propaganda, including ...
  • Insulin responsiveness of the glucose transporter 4 in 3T3- L1 cells depends on the presence of sortilin 

    Buckler-Pena, Dana (Boston University, 2014)
    Glucose homeostasis is vital to mammalian functioning and depends on the ability of skeletal muscle and adipose cells to translocate the GLUT4 glucose transporter to the plasma membrane in response to insulin stimulation. ...
  • Mispricing in the Medicare advantage risk adjustment model 

    Chen, Jing; Ellis, Randall P.; Toro, Katherine H.; Ash, Arlene S. (SAGE Publications (UK and US), 2015-05-01)
    The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) implemented hierarchical condition category (HCC) models in 2004 to adjust payments to Medicare Advantage (MA) plans to reflect enrollees’ expected health care costs. ...
  • Reframing the measurement of women’s work in the sub-Saharan African context 

    Finlay, Jocelyn E.; Efevbera, Yvette; Ndikubagenzi, Jacques; Karra, Mahesh; Canning, David
    This research note considers how we measure women’s work in the sub-Saharan African (SSA) context. Drawing on qualitative work conducted in Burundi, the note examines how existing measures of women’s work do not accurately ...

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