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Western Montana Corridor: Regional Capacity (Vol. 2)
(Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance, 2013-10-01)
This volume evaluates the capacity for the western Montana corridor region to sustainably support a supply chain that uses forest residuals as feedstock to produce bio-jet fuel and other chemical products. Natural, physical, ...
A new leaf blight disease on Pacific Madrone (arbutus menziesii) caused by phacidiopycnis washingtonensis in western Washington and Oregon
The apple rot fungus Phacidiopycnis washingtonensis has been associated with leaf blight on Pacific Madrone, a new host. Cold stress is important in disease development.
Role of the apr lipoprotein in the pathogenesis of B. burgdorferi during murine infection
Infection with the bacterial agent of Lyme disease, Borrelia burgdorferi (Bb), results in a severely debilitating disease with clinical manifestations including arthritis, neurological impairment and cardiac inflammation.(1) ...
Misinformation and knowledge gaps related to diabetes in medical rehabilitation paitients
Knowledge assessment test scores combined with information from follow-up debriefs were used to evaluate the education needs related to diabetes among 60 medical rehabilitation patients.
Tripal: a construction toolkit for online genome databases.
We are developing a comprehensive genomics, genetics and breeding database infrastructur basic, transaltional and applied research.
Structure determination and verification by NMR of potent microtubule stabilizing compounds isolated from the medicinal plant tacca chantrieri. Possible use in tumors resistant to paclitaxel and doxorubicin.
Tumors resistant to the potent anti-cancer drugs Paclitaxel and Doxorubicin are becoming increasingly problematic in the successful treatment of certain patients. A new class of microtubule stabilizing compounds isolated ...
An analysis of the reinforcing value of cigarettes and e-cigarettes among nicotine-dependent cigarette smokers using the multiple choice procedure
The present study evaluated the reinforcing value of e-cigarettes among nicotine-dependent smokers when compared to money or use of their usual cigarette.
From quantum wires to quantum loops: enhancement of nonlinear optical properties
We investigate a system of 1-D quantum wires confined to a plane, as building blocks of quantum loops, to study the role of geometry on their nonlinear optical (NLO) properties.
Educational attainment, party identification, and beliefs about the Gulf War: a test of the belief gap hypothesis
In a polarized political environment, party identification is a better predictor of knowledge regarding heavily covered controversial issues than is educational level.
The WSU apple breeding program
WSU’s apple breeding program produces new improved varieties especially selected for the Washington State industry (the principal apple producer in the U.S.A).