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Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cell Cytokine and Proliferative Response to In Vitro Echinacea Stimulaton in Male College Wrestlers andSoccer Players During Preseason Practice
The effects of dietary botanical supplements on the immune response in athletes are unknown, despite a recent increase in herbal supplement use by both college and professional athletes. We conducted 2 separate studies to ...
Heart Rate Response during Treadmill Running in Adidas _1 DLX Computerized Running Shoes at Various Shoe Settings
BACKGROUND: Runners encounter a wide variety of terrains of varying hardness which can be modified by midsole cushioning. Cushioned shoes are recommended for athletes to decrease impact forces. The adidas_1 DLXTM shoe is ...
HST Long Slit Spectroscopy of NGC 1068 and NGC 4151
NGC 1068 annd NGC 4151 are Seyfert Galaxies, the most common type of active galaxy, in which a luminous nucleus is powered by accretion onto a massive black hole at its center. Seyfert galaxies are known to exhibit high ...
List Learning in Children
Caspase-Dependent Cleavage of an Immediate Early Herpes Simplex Virus Protein
Herpes Simplex Virus 1 (HSV-1) is a member of the Herpesviridae family. All herpesviruses cause life-long infections that shift between latent and lyticand have many treatments but no cures. HSV-1 has a double-stranded, ...
Does Between-Category Similarity Influence Categorization?
Humans can categorize objects at different levels of abstraction: basic (for example, cars and chairs) and superordinate (for example, vehicles and furniture). Usually, basic-level categorization is acquired faster than ...
Analysis of Five Track Event Performances at the Drake Relays by Age and Gender, 1978-2008
We analyzed gender and age differences in Drake Relays performance times for 2 team (4x1OO and 4x400 m relays) and 3 solo (400 m hurdles, 800 m, 10K) track events for 31 years (1978-2008). The top 10 performances were taken ...
The Effect of Aversive Early Experience on the Behavioral and Biological Fear Response in Rats
The effects of both positive and negative early life experiences on subsequent emotional reactivity are a major focus in current research on the etiology of neuropsychiatric disorders. Specifically, traumatic events, ...
The Use of Dexmedetomidine for Sedation in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
Dexmedetomidine is a centrally acting alpha2-adrenergic agonist that provides sedation with minimal respiratory depression. The medication's targeted activation of alpha2-receptors mediates its sedative, anxiolytic, and ...
Comparison of Body Composition as Determined by Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis Using Lower-Body vs. Whole-Body Sampling
Body fat percent measurement is an important indicator of health in the general public and important in athletics. The purpose of this study was to determine possible differences between a more expensive hand-to-foot ...