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  • B-type natriuretic peptide and high sensitive C-reactive protein predict 2-year all cause mortality in chest pain patients: a prospective observational study from Salta, Argentina 

    Fuente, Ricardo León de la; Næsgaard, Patrycja A.; Nilsen, Stein Tore; Woie, Leik; Aarsland, Torbjørn; Gallo, Patricio; Grundt, Heidi; Staines, Harry; Nilsen, Dennis W. T. (BioMed Central, 2011-09-29)
    Background: Several mechanisms are involved in the pathophysiology of the Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS). We have addressed whether B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) and high-sensitive C-reactive protein (hsCRP) in ...
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  • The BABAR detector: Upgrades, operation and performance 

    Eigen, Gerald; Stugu, Bjarne Sandvik; Sun, Liang; Aubert, Bernard; Asgeirsson, David J.; Atmacan, Hulya; Blinov, Vladimir E.; Bondioli, Mario; Brown, David Nathan; Buzykaev, Alexey; Campagnari, Claudio; Cheng, Chih-Hsiang; Druzhinin, Vladimir P.; Garra Tico, Jordi; Eisner, Alan M.; Gary, J. William; Golubev, Vladimir B.; Grauges, Eugeni; Hearty, Christopher; Hong, Tae Min; Kerth, Leroy T.; Khan, Akram; Kirby, David S.; Koch, Helmut; Kolomensky, Yury G.; Kovalskyi, Dmytro; Kravchenko, Evgeniy A.; Kroseberg, Jurgen; Lankford, Andrew J.; Lees, Jean-Pierre; Liu, Feng; Lockman, William S.; Long, Owen; Lynch, Gerald; Mandelkern, Mark A.; Martinez, Alfonso Joel; Mattison, Tom S.; McKenna, Janis A.; Richman, Jeffrey D.; Schroeder, Torsten; Schumm, Bruce Andrew; Seiden, Abe; Serednyakov, Sergey I.; Skovpen, Yuri I.; So, Rocky Y.; Solodov, Evgeni Petrovich; Tisserand, Vincent; Todyshev, Korneliy Yu.; Vitug, Gil M.; West, Christopher A.; BABAR, Collaboration (Elsevier, 2013-11-21)
    The BaBar detector operated successfully at the PEP-II asymmetric e+e− collider at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory from 1999 to 2008. This report covers upgrades, operation, and performance of the collider and the ...
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  • Back to Africa: monitoring post-hydropower restoration to facilitate reintroduction of an extinct-in-the-wild amphibian 

    Vandvik, Vigdis; Måren, Inger Elisabeth; Ndangalasi, Henry J.; Taplin, James; Mbago, Frank; Lovett, Jon C. (Ecological Society of America, 2014-08-11)
    Monitoring of the ecological efficiency of different restoration and mitigation measures is important to inform decision-making but can be challenging, especially in remote and low-resource settings. Species composition ...
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  • Bacteraemia among severely malnourished children infected and uninfected with the human immunodeficiency virus-1 in Kampala, Uganda 

    Bachou, Hanifa; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Kaddu-Mulindwa, Deogratias H.; Tumwine, James K. (BioMed Central, 2006-11-07)
    Background: To establish the magnitude of bacteraemia in severely malnourished children, and describe the types of bacteria and antimicrobial sensitivity by HIV status. Method: Isolates were recovered from 76 blood ...
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  • Bacterial Findings in Infected Hip Joint Replacements in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis and Osteoarthritis: A Study of 318 Revisions for Infection Reported to the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register 

    Schrama, Johannes Cornelis; Lutro, Olav; Langvatn, Håkon; Hallan, Geir; Espehaug, Birgitte; Sjursen, Haakon; Engesæter, Lars B.; Fevang, Bjørg Tilde Svanes (Hindawi, 2012)
    High rates of Staphylococcus aureus are reported in prosthetic joint infection (PJI) in rheumatoid arthritis (RA). RA patients are considered to have a high risk of infection with bacteria of potentially oral or dental ...
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  • Bacterial growth response to copepod grazing in aquatic ecosystems 

    Vargas, Cristian A.; Cuevas, Luis Antonio; González, Humberto E.; Daneri, Giovanni (Cambridge University Press, 2007)
    The growth rate response of bacterial communities to the potential increase of dissolved organic matter (DOM) produced by the copepod Acartia tonsa was assessed in experiments conducted in three stations representing ...
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  • The Bacterial Preparation OK432 Induces IL-12p70 Secretion in Human Dendritic Cells in a TLR3 Dependent Manner 

    Hovden, Arnt-Ove; Karlsen, Marie; Jonsson, Roland; Appel, Silke (Public Library of Science, 2012-02-21)
    Dendritic cells (DC) used in therapeutic cancer immunotherapy have to be able to stimulate T cells resulting in an immune response that can efficiently target the cancer cells. One of the critical hurdles has been the lack ...
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  • Bacterial proteins with cleaved or uncleaved signal peptides of the general secretory pathway 

    De Souza, Gustavo Antonio; Leversen, Nils Anders; Målen, Hiwa; Wiker, Harald G (Elsevier, 2011-12-21)
    Correct protein compartmentalization is a key step for molecular function and cell viability, and this is especially true for membrane and externalized proteins of bacteria. Recent proteomic reports of Bacillus subtilis ...
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  • Balance and walking after three different models of stroke rehabilitation: early supported discharge in a day unit or at home, and traditional treatment (control) 

    Gjelsvik, Bente Elisabeth Bassøe; Hofstad, Håkon; Smedal, Tori; Eide, Geir Egil; Næss, Halvor; Skouen, Jan Sture; Frisk, Bente; Daltveit, Silje; Strand, Liv Inger (BMJ, 2014-05-14)
    Objective: To compare the effects on balance and walking of three models of stroke rehabilitation: early supported discharge with rehabilitation in a day unit or at home, and traditional uncoordinated treatment ...
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  • Balancing efficiency, equity and feasibility of HIV treatment in South Africa - development of programmatic guidance 

    Baltussen, Rob; Mikkelsen, Evelinn; Tromp, Noor; Hurtig, Anne Karin; Byskov, Jens; Olsen, Øystein Evjen; Bærøe, Kristine; Hontelez, Jan A.; Singh, Jerome; Norheim, Ole Frithjof (BioMed Central Ltd., 2013-10-09)
    South Africa, the country with the largest HIV epidemic worldwide, has been scaling up treatment since 2003 and is rapidly expanding its eligibility criteria. The HIV treatment programme has achieved significant results, ...
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  • Barents Sea seasonal ice zone features and processes from ERS 1 synthetic aperture radar: Seasonal Ice Zone Experiment 1992 

    Sandven, Stein; Johannessen, Ola M.; Miles, Martin W.; Pettersson, Lasse H.; Kloster, Kjell (American Geophysical Union, 1999-07-15)
    Sea ice features and processes in the Barents Sea were studied during the Seasonal Ice Zone Experiment 1992 (SIZEX92), a dedicated ERS 1 satellite synthetic aperture radar (SAR) field campaign carried out in March 1992. ...
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  • Barneutbering 

    Mundal, Else (Universitetet i Oslo. Institutt for nordisk språk og litteratur, 1987)
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  • Baroclinic Instability in the West Spitsbergen Current 

    Teigen, Sigurd Henrik; Nilsen, Frank; Skogseth, Ragnheid; Gjevik, Bjørn; Beszczynska-Möller, Agnieszka (2011-07-15)
    Baroclinic instability in the West Spitsbergen Current is investigated, based on data from an array of current meter moorings along 78.83oN, across the deeper (1000-2400 m) section of the continental slope west of Svalbard. ...
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  • Barotropic instability in the West Spitsbergen Current 

    Teigen, Sigurd Henrik; Nilsen, Frank; Gjevik, Bjørn (American Geophysical Union, 2010-07-24)
    Barotropic instability in the shoreward branch of the West Spitsbergen Current is investigated on the basis of data from an array of current meter moorings along 78.83°N, across the upper continental slope and shelf break ...
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  • Basic Psychological Need Satisfaction in Leisure Activities and Adolescents’ Life Satisfaction 

    Leversen, Ingrid; Danielsen, Anne G.; Birkeland, Marianne Skogbrott; Samdal, Oddrun (Springer US, 2012-12)
    Participation in leisure activities is an important arena for the positive psychological development of adolescents. The present study set out to examine the relationship between adolescents’ satisfaction of the ...
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  • A Battle Lost? Report on Two Centuries of Invasion and Management of Lantana camara L. in Australia, India and South Africa 

    Bhagwat, Shonil; Breman, Elinor; Thekaekara, Tarsh; Thornton, Thomas F.; Willis, Katherine Jane (Public Library of Science, 2012-03-05)
    Recent discussion on invasive species has invigorated the debate on strategies to manage these species. Lantana camara L., a shrub native to the American tropics, has become one of the worst weeds in recorded history. In ...
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  • Battling illness with wellness: a qualitative case study of a young rapper’s experiences with music therapy 

    Solli, Hans Petter (Taylor & Francis, 2014-05-01)
    Mental health difficulties are connected with major interpersonal and social challenges. Recent qualitative research indicates that music therapy can facilitate many of the core elements found to promote social recovery ...
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  • Beauty production in pp collisions at √s=2.76 TeV measured via semi-electronic decays 

    Abelev, Betty; Adam, Jaroslav; Adamová, Dagmar; Aggarwal, Madan M.; Aglieri Rinella, Gianluca; Agostinelli, Andrea; Ahammed, Zubayer; Ahmad, Nazeer; Ahmad Masoodi, Arshar; Ahn, Sang Un; Alme, Johan; Djuvsland, Øystein; Erdal, Hege Austrheim; Helstrup, Håvard; Kileng, Bjarte; Altinpinar, Sedat; Fehlker, Dominik; Haaland, Øystein Senneset; Huang, Meidana; Lønne, Per-Ivar; Nystrand, Joakim; Rehman, Attiq ur; Røhrich, Dieter; Skjerdal, Kyrre; Ullaland, Kjetil; Velure, Arild; Wagner, Boris; Yang, Shiming; Arsene, Ionut Christian; Bätzing, Paul Christoph; Dordic, Olja; Lindal, Svein; Mahmood, Sohail Musa; Milosevic, Jovan; Qvigstad, Henrik; Richter, Matthias; Røed, Ketil; Skaali, Toralf Bernhard; Tveter, Trine Spedstad; Wikne, Jon Christopher; Langøy, Rune; Lien, Jørgen André; Ahn, Sul-Ah; Ajaz, Muhammad; Akindinov, Alexander; Aleksandrov, Dimitry; Alessandro, Bruno; Alici, Andrea; Alkin, Anton; Ljunggren, Hans Martin; ALICE, Collaboration (Elsevier, 2014-11)
    The ALICE Collaboration at the LHC reports measurement of the inclusive production cross section of electrons from semi-leptonic decays of beauty hadrons with rapidity |y|<0.8 and transverse momentum 1<pT<10 GeV/c, in pp ...
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  • Behavioral responses of herring (Clupea harengus) to 1–2 and 6–7 kHz sonar signals and killer whale feeding sounds 

    Doksæter, Lise; Godø, Olav Rune; Handegard, Nils Olav; Kvadsheim, Petter H.; Lam, Frans-Peter A.; Donovan, Carl; Miller, Patrick J. O. (Acoustical Society of America, 2009)
    Military antisubmarine sonars produce intense sounds within the hearing range of most clupeid fish. The behavioral reactions of overwintering herring Clupea harengus to sonar signals of two different frequency ranges ...
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  • Behavioural and physiological adaptations of the bearded goby, a key fish species of the extreme environment of the northern Benguela upwelling 

    Salvanes, Anne Gro Vea; Utne-Palm, Anne C.; Currie, Bronwen; Braithwaite, Victoria A. (Inter-Research, 2011-03-14)
    Nutrient-rich, upwelling marine areas with high productivity often produce sediments dominated by organic-rich mud. Here, intense decay processes create hypoxic conditions with high concentrations of hydrogen sulphide ...
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