# Browse Dissertations - Biophysics and Computational Biology by Title

• (1977)

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• (1996)
The ultrasonic speed and attenuation coefficient of three muscle samples were measured in-vitro as a function of temperature and frequency. The sarcomere length of each of these samples was also determined. The three muscle ...

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• (2004)
Natural auditory scenes, like frog choruses, comprise multiple sound sources like individual vocalizations and background noise that overlap in the time- and frequency domains. Detection of sound in such a background is ...

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• (1994)
$\rm O\sp6$-ethyl-G $\rm (e\sp6G)$ is a persistent alkylation lesion of DNA, caused by the exposure of cells to alkylating agents such as N-ethyl-N-nitrosourea. Alkylating N-nitroso compounds are extremely significant as ...

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• (1998)
The specific recognition between biological molecules has been widely exploited in many applications in medicine, biology, and biotechnology. These applications range from biosensors to affinity chromatography. However, ...

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• (1994)
Using pregermination plant seeds as a model for proliferative tissue, we have investigated the effects of gamma radiation and hyperthermia on barley and alfalfa. Barley seeds soaked for up to 16h prior to irradiation were ...

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• (1968)

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• (2000)
This work describes the development of a technique for high-resolution patterning of proteins or biomolecules on glass substrates for the localization of neurons and their axons and dendrites. The new patterning process ...

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• (1978)

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• (1988)
The concentration of molecular oxygen within cells plays a crucial role in many physiological and pathological processes. There are, however, very few data on actual intracellular oxygen concentrations, due largely to the ...

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• (1979)

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• (1986)
The dissertation research was the characterization of photoinduced electron transfer in the reaction center protein involved in bacterial photosynthesis of the species Rhodopseudomonas viridis. The quinone acceptor complex ...

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• (1997)
H252Q and six donor-side mutants became the important tools to investigate a new model of neutral tyrosine radical, $\rm Y\sb{Z}\sp\cdot,$ introduced by Gilchrist et al. (1995) and Hoganson et al. (1995). In this new model, ...

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• (1984)
The electron transfer reactions of the ubiquinol:cytochrome c(,2) oxidoreductase (b-c(,1) complex) of the photosynthetic bacteria Rps. sphaeroides have been investigated through the use of optical spectroscopy and chemical ...

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• (2002)
Synechocystis 6803 cytochrome cM were purified and its physical and structural characteristics investigated. Highly purified cytochrome cM was obtained in oligomeric forms. Our spectroscopy data indicate that the 6th axial ...

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• (1991)
In this thesis, techniques of electron spin resonance (ESR) were developed and applied to measurement of oxygen concentrations in cellular suspensions as well as in vivo systems.

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• (2004)
We explore the properties of quantum chemical approximations to the excited states of model chromophores of the green fluorescent protein of A. victoria. We calculate several low-lying states by several methods of quantum ...

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• (2008)
Cancer and infectious diseases represent huge health threats to societies around the globe. Bisphosphonate drugs, long known for their ability to treat bone resorption diseases, have also served as the template for designing ...

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• (2002)
The ability to predict the structure of a protein from its amino acid sequence is one of the major practical benefits that it is hoped will result from a greater understanding of the physics of protein folding. For sequences ...

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• (1996)
Motivation for these questions, as well as a brief review of the structure and function of the retina, is presented in chapter 1 of this paper. Chapter 2 summarizes the physics required for a basic understanding of NMR and ...

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