See the Duquesne Scholarship Collection Browse page in order to view scholarship produced by individual departments.

Follow

Submissions from 2015

Link

Antimicrobial-related medication safety incidents: A regional retrospective study in West of Scotland hospitals, J. R. Covvey, A. Al-Balushi, A. C. Boyter, and Y. Gourlay

Link

Report of an international partnership to develop a new entry-level program and collaborative research agendas (occupational therapy) between Poland and the US, Patricia Crist and Andrzej Gryglewicz

Link

Polymorphism and second harmonic generation in a novel diamond-like semiconductor: Li2MnSnS4, Kasey P. Devlin, Andrew J. Glaid, Jacilynn A. Brant, Jian Han Zhang, Matthew N. Srnec, Daniel J. Clark, Yong Soo Kim, Joon I. Jang, Kimberly R. Daley, Meghann A. Moreau, Jeffry D. Madura, and Jennifer A. Aitken

Link

Arsenic induces structural and compositional colonic microbiome change and promotes host nitrogen and amino acid metabolism, Rishu Dheer, Jena Patterson, Mark Dudash, Elyse N. Stachler, Kyle J. Bibby, Donna B. Stolz, Sruti Shiva, Zeneng Wang, Stanley L. Hazen, Aaron Barchowsky, and John F. Stolz

Link

Understanding upper extremity home programs and the use of gaming technology for persons after stroke, Elena V. Donoso Brown, Brian J. Dudgeon, Karli Gutman, Chet T. Moritz, and Sarah Westcott McCoy

Link

Object-oriented programming and representation of objects, Adam Drozdek

Link

A cleanroom sleeping environment's impact on markers of oxidative stress, immune dysregulation, and behavior in children with autism spectrum disorders, Scott Faber, Gregory M. Zinn, Andrew Boggess, Timothy Fahrenholz, John C. Kern, and Skip M.S. Kingston

Link

Nanotherapeutics for autoimmunity becomes mainstream, Nick Giannoukakis and Wilson S. Meng

Link

A characterization of almost universal ternary inhomogeneous quadratic polynomials with conductor 2, Anna Haensch

Link

Cochlear Implant and Its Related Science, Chung Feng Hwang, Yang Chen, Hung Ching Lin, Prepageran Narayanan, Seung Ha Oh, and Eric Truy

Link

MaqFACS (Macaque Facial Action Coding System) can be used to document facial movements in Barbary macaques (Macaca sylvanus), Églantine Julle-Danière, Jérôme Micheletta, Jamie Whitehouse, Marine Joly, Carolin Gass, Anne M. Burrows, and Bridget M. Waller

Link

Aberrant functioning of the theory-of-mind network in children and adolescents with autism, Rajesh K. Kana, Jose O. Maximo, Diane L. Williams, Timothy A. Keller, Sarah E. Schipul, Vladimir L. Cherkassky, Nancy J. Minshew, and Marcel Adam Just

Link

Incidence and progression of coronary artery calcium in HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected men, Lawrence A. Kingsley, Jennifer Deal, Lisa Jacobson, Matthew Budoff, Mallory Witt, Frank Palella, Bridget Calhoun, and Wendy S. Post

Link

The effect of Astym® Therapy on muscle strength: a blinded, randomized, clinically controlled trial Rehabilitation, physical therapy and occupational health, Benjamin R. Kivlan, Christopher R. Carcia, F. Richard Clemente, Amy L. Phelps, and Rob Roy L. Martin

Link

Intramolecular charge-assisted hydrogen bond strength in pseudochair carboxyphosphate, Sarah E. Kochanek, Traci M. Clymer, Venkata S. Pakkala, Sebastien P. Hebert, Kyle Reeping, Steven M. Firestine, and Jeffrey D. Evanseck

Link

Teachers’ perceptions of bullying of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) students in a southwestern Pennsylvania sample, Jered B. Kolbert, Laura M. Crothers, Matthew J. Bundick, Daniel S. Wells, Julie Buzgon, Cassandra Berbary, Jordan Simpson, and Katherine Senko

Link

Conceptual art made simple for neuroaesthetics, Alexander Kranjec

Link

The First Scale-Up Production of Theranostic Nanoemulsions, Lu Liu, Christina Bagia, and Jelena M. Janjic

Link

Metalated nitriles: SNi′ cyclizations with a propargylic electrophile, Ping Lu, Venkata S. Pakkala, Jeffrey D. Evanseck, and Fraser F. Fleming

Link

Usability of a Wearable Camera System for Dementia Family Caregivers, Judith T. Matthews, Jennifer H. Lingler, Grace B. Campbell, Amanda E. Hunsaker, Lu Hu, Bernardo R. Pires, Martial Hebert, and Richard Schulz

Link

Addictive disorders after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, James E. Mitchell, Kristine Steffen, Scott Engel, Wendy C. King, Jia Yuh Chen, Ken Winters, Stephanie Sogg, Cindy Sondag, Melissa Kalarchian, and Katherine Elder

Link

The Role of the Nurse Practitioner and Asymptomatic Urinary Treatments, Leslie E. Morrison-Pandy, Carl A. Ross, Dianxu Ren, and Linda Garand

PDF

Predatory Publishing: What You Don’t Know CAN Hurt You, David A. Nolfi MLS, AHIP; Joan Such Lockhart PhD, RN, CORLN, AOCN, CNE, ANEF, FAAN; and Charlotte Redgate Myers MLIS

Link

Theranostic nanoemulsions for macrophage COX-2 inhibition in a murine inflammation model, Sravan Kumar Patel, Wissam Beaino, Carolyn J. Anderson, and Jelena M. Janjic

Link

Macrophage targeted theranostics as personalized nanomedicine strategies for inflammatory diseases, Sravan Kumar Patel and Jelena M. Janjic

Link

Heat shock protein defenses in the neocortex and allocortex of the telencephalon, Jessica M. Posimo, Justin N. Weilnau, Amanda M. Gleixner, Matthew T. Broeren, Nicole L. Weiland, Jeffrey L. Brodsky, Peter Wipf, and Rehana K. Leak

Link

Sustained Waterpipe Tobacco Smoking and Trends over Time, Brian A. Primack, Peter Freedman-Doan, Jaime E. Sidani, Daniel Rosen, Ariel Shensa, A. Everette James, and John Wallace

Link

Fronto-temporal regions encode the manner of motion in spatial language, Lorna C. Quandt, Eileen R. Cardillo, Alexander Kranjec, and Anjan Chatterjee

Link

Standing Alone No More: Linking Research to a Writing Course in a Learning Community, Marcia Rapchak and Ava Cipri

PDF

Information Literacy and Adult Learners: Using Authentic Assessment to Determine Skill Gaps, Marcia E. Rapchak, Leslie A. Lewis, Julie K. Motyka, and Margaret Balmert

Link

Demyelination as a rational therapeutic target for ischemic or traumatic brain injury, Hong Shi, Xiaoming Hu, Rehana K. Leak, Yejie Shi, Chengrui An, Jun Suenaga, Jun Chen, and Yanqin Gao

Link

White matter injury and microglia/macrophage polarization are strongly linked with age-related long-term deficits in neurological function after stroke, Jun Suenaga, Xiaoming Hu, Hongjian Pu, Yejie Shi, Sulaiman Habib Hassan, Mingyue Xu, Rehana K. Leak, R. Anne Stetler, Yanqin Gao, and Jun Chen

Link

A new anti-glioma therapy, AG119: Pre-clinical assessment in a mouse GL261 glioma model, Rheal A. Towner, Michael Ihnat, Debra Saunders, Anja Bastian, Nataliya Smith, Roheeth Kumar Pavana, and Aleem Gangjee

Link

Crystal structure of ammonium bis[(pyridin-2-yl)methyl]ammonium dichloride, Aaron Trischler, Kayode Oshin, and Tomislav Pintauer

Link

In vivo and systems biology studies implicate IL-18 as a central mediator in chronic pain, Kiran Vasudeva, Yoram Vodovotz, Nabil Azhar, Derek Barclay, Jelena M. Janjic, and John A. Pollock

Link

Galectin-1-secreting neural stem cells elicit long-term neuroprotection against ischemic brain injury, Jiayin Wang, Jinchao Xia, Feng Zhang, Yejie Shi, Yun Wu, Hongjian Pu, Anthony K.F. Liou, Rehana K. Leak, Xinguang Yu, Ling Chen, and Jun Chen

Link

A role for fragment-based drug design in developing novel lead compounds for central nervous system targets, Michael J. Wasko, Kendy A. Pellegrene, Jeffry D. Madura, and Christopher K. Surratt

Link

EquiFACS: The equine facial action coding system, Jen Wathan, Anne M. Burrows, Bridget M. Waller, and Karen McComb

Link

Predictors of self-injury cessation and subsequent psychological growth: Results of a probability sample survey of students in eight universities and colleges, Janis Whitlock, Kemar Prussien, and Celeste Pietrusza

Link

Expertise and decision-making in American football, Adam J. Woods, Alexander Kranjec, Matt Lehet, and Anjan Chatterjee

Link

Impaired Arousal in Older Adults Is Associated With Prolonged Hospital Stay and Discharge to Skilled Nursing Facility, Andrea M. Yevchak, Jin Ho Han, Kelly Doherty, Elizabeth G. Archambault, Brittany Kelly, Rameela Chandrasekhar, E. Wesley Ely, and James L. Rudolph

Link

Dietary supplementation with omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids robustly promotes neurovascular restorative dynamics and improves neurological functions after stroke, Wenting Zhang, Hailian Wang, Hui Zhang, Rehana K. Leak, Yejie Shi, Xiaoming Hu, Yanqin Gao, and Jun Chen

Link

The design, synthesis and biological evaluation of conformationally restricted 4-substituted-2,6-dimethylfuro[2,3-d]pyrimidines as multi-targeted receptor tyrosine kinase and microtubule inhibitors as potential antitumor agents, Xin Zhang, Sudhir Raghavan, Michael Ihnat, Ernest Hamel, Cynthia Zammiello, Anja Bastian, Susan L. Mooberry, and Aleem Gangjee

Submissions from 2014

Link

Estimating postural control with the balance rehabilitation unit: Measurement consistency, accuracy, validity, and comparison with dynamic posturography, Khalid A. Alahmari, Gregory F. Marchetti, Patrick J. Sparto, Joseph M. Furman, and Susan L. Whitney

Link

Performance of high school adolescents on functional gait and balance measures, Bara A. Alsalaheen, Susan L. Whitney, Gregory F. Marchetti, Joseph M. Furman, Anthony P. Kontos, Michael W. Collins, and Patrick J. Sparto

Link

Molecular dialogs between the ischemic brain and the peripheral immune system: Dualistic roles in injury and repair, Chengrui An, Yejie Shi, Peiying Li, Xiaoming Hu, Yu Gan, Ruth A. Stetler, Rehana K. Leak, Yanqin Gao, Bao Liang Sun, Ping Zheng, and Jun Chen

Link

How does the estate tax affect the number of firms?, Pavel A. Yakovlev and Antony Davies

Link

Wikipedia and the Wisdom of Crowds: A Student Project, Greg Barnhisel and Marcia Rapchak

Link

Denoising an image by denoising its curvature image, Marcelo Bertalmío and Stacey Levine

Link

Re-Framing Exploitation Creep to Fight Human Trafficking: A Response to Janie Chuang, Clifford Bob

Link

A comparison of measures for assessing the level and nature of intelligence in verbal children and adults with autism spectrum disorder, Kimberly E. Bodner, Diane L. Williams, Christopher R. Engelhardt, and Nancy J. Minshew

Link

The Stroke Assessment of Fall Risk (SAFR): Predictive validity in inpatient stroke rehabilitation, Terry P. Breisinger, Elizabeth R. Skidmore, Christian Niyonkuru, Lauren Terhorst, and Grace B. Campbell

Link

Human faces are slower than chimpanzee faces, Anne M. Burrows, Lisa A. Parr, Emily L. Durham, Lea C. Matthews, and Timothy D. Smith

Link

Reliability and validity of the executive interview (exit) and quick exit among community dwelling older adults, Grace B. Campbell, Ellen M. Whyte, Susan M. Sereika, Mary Amanda Dew, Charles F. Reynolds, and Meryl A. Butters

Link

N-3 PUFA supplementation benefits microglial responses to myelin pathology, Songela Chen, Haiyue Zhang, Hongjian Pu, Guohua Wang, Wenjin Li, Rehana K. Leak, Jun Chen, Anthony K. Liou, and Xiaoming Hu

Link

A characterization of almost universal ternary quadratic polynomials with odd prime power conductor, Anna Haensch

Link

Neurobiology of microglial action in CNS injuries: Receptor-mediated signaling mechanisms and functional roles, Xiaoming Hu, Anthony K.F. Liou, Rehana K. Leak, Mingyue Xu, Chengrui An, Jun Suenaga, Yejie Shi, Yanqin Gao, Ping Zheng, and Jun Chen

Link

Loss of genetic diversity among ocelots in the United States during the 20th century linked to human induced population reductions, Jan E. Janecka, Michael E. Tewes, Linda Laack, Arturo Caso, Lon I. Grassman, and Rodney L. Honeycutt

Link

Perfluorocarbon nanoemulsions with fluorescent, colloidal and magnetic properties, Jelena M. Janjic, Pin Shao, Shaojuan Zhang, Xun Yang, Sravan K. Patel, and Mingfeng Bai

Link

Hepatic overexpression of steroid sulfatase ameliorates mouse models of obesity and type 2 diabetes through sex-specific mechanisms, Mengxi Jiang, Jinhan He, Heidi Kucera, Nilesh W. Gaikwad, Bin Zhang, Meishu Xu, Robert M. O'Doherty, Kyle W. Selcer, and Wen Xie

Link

Self-report of gastrointestinal side effects after bariatric surgery, Melissa A. Kalarchian, Marsha D. Marcus, Anita P. Courcoulas, Yu Cheng, and Michele D. Levine

Link

Gender Differences in Factors Associated With Delirium Severity in Older Adults With Dementia, Ann M. Kolanowski, Nikki L. Hill, Esra Kurum, Donna M. Fick, Andrea M. Yevchak, Paula Mulhall, Linda Clare, and Michael Valenzuela

Link

Categorical biases in perceiving spatial relations, Alexander Kranjec, Gary Lupyan, and Anjan Chatterjee

Link

A theory of complex adaptive inquiring organizations: Application to continuous assurance of corporate financial information, John R. Kuhn, James F. Courtney, and Bonnie Morris

Link

Structural studies provide clues for analog design of specific inhibitors of Cryptosporidium hominis thymidylate synthase-dihydrofolate reductase, Vidya P. Kumar, Jose A. Cisneros, Kathleen M. Frey, Alejandro Castellanos-Gonzalez, Yiqiang Wang, Aleem Gangjee, A. Clinton White, William L. Jorgensen, and Karen S. Anderson

Link

The mGluR5 antagonist fenobam induces analgesic conditioned place preference in mice with spared nerve injury, Neil C. Lax, David C. George, Christopher Ignatz, and Benedict J. Kolber

Link

Adaptation and sensitization to proteotoxic stress, Rehana K. Leak

Link

An exploratory investigation of links between changes in adipokines and quality of life in individuals undergoing weight loss interventions: Possible implications for cancer research, Faina Linkov, Lora E. Burke, Marina Komaroff, Robert P. Edwards, Anna Lokshin, Mindi A. Styn, Eugene Tseytlin, Kyle E. Freese, and Dana H. Bovbjerg

Link

Crosslinking constraints and computational models as complementary tools in modeling the extracellular domain of the glycine receptor, Zhenyu Liu, Agnieszka Szarecka, Michael Yonkunas, Kirill Speranskiy, Maria Kurnikova, and Michael Cascio

Link

Clinical consequences of polypharmacy in elderly, Robert L. Maher, Joseph Hanlon, and Emily R. Hajjar

Link

Short-term, daily intake of yogurt containing Bifidobacterium animalis ssp. lactis Bf-6 (LMG 24384) does not affect colonic transit time in women, Daniel J. Merenstein, Frank D'Amico, Caren Palese, Alexander Hahn, Jessy Sparenborg, Tina Tan, Hillary Scott, Kayla Polzin, Lore Kolberg, and Robert Roberts

Link

Design and formulation of nanoemulsions using 2-(poly(hexafluoropropylene oxide)) perfluoropropyl benzene in combination with linear perfluoro(polyethylene glycol dimethyl ether), Gregory A. Mountain, Benson J. Jelier, Christina Bagia, Chadron M. Friesen, and Jelena M. Janjic

Link

The role of ERK1, 2, and 5 in dopamine neuron survival during aging, Mayur S. Parmar, Juliann D. Jaumotte, Stephanie L. Wyrostek, Michael J. Zigmond, and Jane E. Cavanaugh

Link

Comparison of noninvasive genetics and camera trapping for estimating population density of ocelots (Leopardus pardalis) on Barro Colorado Island, Panama, Torrey W. Rodgers, Jacalyn Giacalone, Edward J. Heske, Jan E. Janečka, Christopher A. Phillips, and Robert L. Schooley

Link

Meta-analysis of inter-patient pharmacokinetic variability of liposomal and non-liposomal anticancer agents, Ryan F. Schell, Brian J. Sidone, Whitney P. Caron, Mark D. Walsh, Taylor F. White, Beth A. Zamboni, Ramesh K. Ramanathan, and William C. Zamboni

Link

Plasma vitellogenin in free-ranging loggerhead sea turtles (caretta caretta) of the northwest atlantic ocean, Kimberly Smelker, Lauren Smith, Michael Arendt, Jeffrey Schwenter, David Rostal, Kyle Selcer, and Roldán Valverde

Link

Identification of species-specific nuclear insertions of mitochondrial DNA (numts) in gorillas and their potential as population genetic markers, Iván Darío Soto-Calderón, Nicholas Jonathan Clark, Julia Vera Halo Wildschutte, Kelly DiMattio, Michael Ignatius Jensen-Seaman, and Nicola Mary Anthony

Link

Nitrite reductase and nitric-oxide synthase activity of the mitochondrial molybdopterin enzymes mARC1 and mARC2, Courtney E. Sparacino-Watkins, Jesús Tejero, Bin Sun, Marc C. Gauthier, John Thomas, Venkata Ragireddy, Bonnie A. Merchan, Jun Wang, Ivan Azarov, Partha Basu, and Mark T. Gladwin

Link

Preconditioning provides neuroprotection in models of CNS disease: Paradigms and clinical significance, R. Anne Stetler, Rehana K. Leak, Yu Gan, Peiying Li, Feng Zhang, Xiaoming Hu, Zheng Jing, Jun Chen, Michael J. Zigmond, and Yanqin Gao

Link

Medication discrepancies despite pharmacist led medication reconciliation: The challenges of maintaining an accurate medication list in primary care, Autumn L. Stewart and Kevin J. Lynch

Link

Common hydrogen bond interactions in diverse phosphoryl transfer active sites, Jean C. Summerton, Gregory M. Martin, Jeffrey D. Evanseck, and Michael S. Chapman

Link

Lactobacillus reuteri DSM 17938 for managing infant colic: Protocol for an individual participant data meta-analysis, Valerie Sung, Michael D. Cabana, Frank D'Amico, Girish Deshpande, Christophe Dupont, Flavia Indrio, Silja Mentula, Anna Partty, Francesco Savino, Hania Szajewska, and Daniel Tancredi

Link

Loss of ypk1, the yeast homolog to the human serum- And glucocorticoid-induced protein kinase, accelerates phospholipase b1-mediated phosphatidylcholine deacylation, Beth A. Surlow, Benjamin M. Cooley, Patrick G. Needham, Jeffrey L. Brodsky, and Jana Patton-Vogt

Link

Imaging neuroinflammation in vivo in a neuropathic pain rat model with near-infrared fluorescence and 19 magnetic resonance, Kiran Vasudeva, Karl Andersen, Bree Zeyzus-Johns, T. Kevin Hitchens, Sravan Kumar Patel, Anthony Balducci, Jelena M. Janjic, and John A. Pollock

Link

Data-driven subclassification of speech sound disorders in preschool children, Jennell C. Vick, Thomas F. Campbell, Lawrence D. Shriberg, Jordan R. Green, Klaus Truemper, Heather Leavy Rusiewicz, and Christopher A. Moore

Link

The ethics of forgoing life-sustaining treatment: Theoretical considerations and clinical decision making, Jos V.M. Welie and Henk Amj Ten Have

Link

Antibody-functionalized peptidic membranes for neutralization of allogeneic skin antigen-presenting cells, Yi Wen, Wen Liu, Christina Bagia, Shaojuan Zhang, Mingfeng Bai, Jelena M. Janjic, Nick Giannoukakis, Ellen S. Gawalt, and Wilson S. Meng

Link

Space, time, and causality in the human brain, Adam J. Woods, Roy H. Hamilton, Alexander Kranjec, Preet Minhaus, Marom Bikson, Jonathan Yu, and Anjan Chatterjee

Link

The design and discovery of water soluble 4-substituted-2,6-dimethylfuro[2, 3-d]pyrimidines as multitargeted receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitors and microtubule targeting antitumor agents, Xin Zhang, Sudhir Raghavan, Michael Ihnat, Jessica E. Thorpe, Bryan C. Disch, Anja Bastian, Lora C. Bailey-Downs, Nicholas F. Dybdal-Hargreaves, Cristina C. Rohena, Ernest Hamel, Susan L. Mooberry, and Aleem Gangjee

Link

Regulation of neuroinflammation through programed death-1/programed death ligand signaling in neurological disorders, Shangfeng Zhao, Fengwu Li, Rehana K. Leak, Jun Chen, and Xiaoming Hu

Submissions from 2013

Link

The IL17A and IL17F loci have divergent histone modifications and are differentially regulated by prostaglandin E2 in Th17 cells, Juraj Adamik, Matthew Henkel, Anuradha Ray, Philip E. Auron, Richard Duerr, and Arthur Barrie

Distinct Mechanisms for Induction and Tolerance Regulate the Immediate Early Genes Encoding Interleukin 1β and Tumor Necrosis Factor α, Juraj Adamik, Kent Z.Q. Wang, Sebnem Unlu, An Jey A. Su, Gillian M. Tannahill, Deborah L. Galson, Luke A. O'Neill, and Philip E. Auron

Link

Distinct Mechanisms for Induction and Tolerance Regulate the Immediate Early Genes Encoding Interleukin 1β and Tumor Necrosis Factor α, Juraj Adamik, Kent Z.Q. Wang, Sebnem Unlu, An Jey A. Su, Gillian M. Tannahill, Deborah L. Galson, Luke A. O'Neill, and Philip E. Auron

Link

Implementing a Promotional Process for Academic Librarians, Rob Behary, Leslie Lewis, and Bridget Euliano

Link

Glycerophosphocholine utilization by candida albicans: Role of the git3 transporter in virulence, Andrew C. Bishop, Shantanu Ganguly, Norma V. Solis, Benjamin M. Cooley, Michael I. Jensen-Seaman, Scott G. Filler, Aaron P. Mitchell, and Jana Patton-Vogt

Link

A comparison of cigarette- and hookah-related videos on YouTube, Mary V. Carroll, Ariel Shensa, and Brian A. Primack

Link

Modeling the proton sponge hypothesis: Examining proton sponge effectiveness for enhancing intracellular gene delivery through multiscale modeling, Eric C. Freeman, Lisa M. Weiland, and Wilson S. Meng

Link

Synthesis of 5,7-disubstituted-4-methyl-7H-pyrrolo[2,3-d]pyrimidin-2-amines as microtubule inhibitors, Aleem Gangjee, Sonali Kurup, and Charles D. Smith

Link

N2-Trimethylacetyl substituted and unsubstituted-N 4-phenylsubstituted-6-(2-pyridin-2-ylethyl)-7H-pyrrolo[2,3-d] pyrimidine-2,4-diamines: Design, cellular receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitory activities and in vivo evaluation as antiangiogenic, antimetastatic and antitumor agents, Aleem Gangjee, Ojas A. Namjoshi, Jianming Yu, Michael A. Ihnat, Jessica E. Thorpe, and Lora C. Bailey-Downs

Link

Synthesis of N4-(substituted phenyl)-N4-alkyl/ desalkyl-9H-pyrimido[4,5-b]indole-2,4-diamines and identification of new microtubule disrupting compounds that are effective against multidrug resistant cells, Aleem Gangjee, Nilesh Zaware, Ravi Kumar Vyas Devambatla, Sudhir Raghavan, Cara D. Westbrook, Nicholas F. Dybdal-Hargreaves, Ernest Hamel, and Susan L. Mooberry