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Biology:  Theses 1995+

1349    Folkerts, Megan L. Glucose-induced resistance and gene expression in irradiated Escherichia coli. 2011.

1338    King, Chelle. Establishing C. elegans as a model for neural tube defects. 2010.

1337    Dallas, Tad. An examination of variation in Dermacentor variabilis burdens within and between host species. 2010

1336    Cardwell, Justin. Effects of methamphetamine addiction and withdrawal on serotonin receptor activity. 2010.

1311    Wright, Jeffrey D. Home range size and body mass differences of Virginia opossums (Didelphis Virginiana) living in urban and rural environmmnets. 2008

1302    Miles, Matthew Thomas.  The effects of pyrrolidine dithiocarbamate and ouabain on the resting membrane potential and intracellular sodium of dystrophic (MDX) muscle fibers.2008.

1288    Spencer, Christopher Ryan.  Isolation and molecular characterization of two FASCIATAI paralogs in the genus Zea. 2006.

1287    Siegel, Ashley LynnChronic NF-kB inhibition improves the functional ability of mdx mice and the morphology of the mdx triangularis sterni (TS) muscle.  2006.

1286    Frederick, Katherine HPhylogenetic structure of katydid (Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae) communities in northeast Missouri grasslands.  2006.

1285    Edwards, Dawn B.  Habitat suitability models using autologistic regression for the rare Missouri bladder-pod (Lesquerella filiformis)

1267    Bast, Matthew.  Prey selection within a southeastern Missouri bat community.  2006.

1262    Katz, Rachel.  How management affects grassland birds on Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) fields in northeast Missouri.  2005.

1260    Weiss, Jacqueline.  Cloning and tissue expression studies of a KANADI4-LIKE gene from Zea mays.  2005

1257    Cooper, Shawna.  Effects of forest management on hantavirus seroprevalence in Peromyscus leucopus of Northeast Missouri. 2005.

1233    Dunham, Cheri Lynette.  Optimization of a mixed culture system for microglia and neurons using immortalized cell lines.

1223    Luensmann, Peggy S.  Ectoparasites of a north central Missouri bat community.  2004.

1217    Eulinger, Kevin.  The effects of habitat disturbance on small mammal community structure at Swan Lake National Wildlife Refuge.  2003.

1215    Thiemann, Tara.  Water balance in the cat flea, Ctenocephalides felis (Siphonaptera; Pulicidae).  2003.

1214    Seo, Jin.  Mapping the functional domains of the RadA protein from Escherichia coli by alanine-scanning mutagenesis.  2003.

1212    Kahler, Andrea.  Assessing the binding specificity of aflatoxin B1 and deoxynivalenol by lactic acid bacteria.  2003.

1207    Skinner, Jeffrey.  Influence of burning on changes in the size, shape and random amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD) profile composition of vaccinium stamineum L. patches.  2003.

1195    Higgins, Paulette.  Small mammal community responses to oak savanna restoration. 2003.

1191     Yang, Zhen.  Antisense RNA inhibition of cathepsin L expression influences metastic ability of B16F10 melanoma cells.  2002.

1187    Zhang, Bin.  The Effects of nicotine on a 5-HT2A receptor-mediated behavioral model of Tourette's syndrome.  2002.

1177    Neil, Ryan Brock.  Molecular and morphological analysis to identify myxobacterial isolates in a field study of microbial biodiversity.  2002.

1168    Liu, Yutao.  Regulation of cathepsin B and cystatin C expression in B16F10 mouse melanoma cells in vitro.  2001.

1163    Rahmig, Troy Lynn.  The breeding biology and nest site description of the western stripe-headed tanager (spindalis zena) in the Bahamas.  2001.

1148    Hoehne, Daniel Paul.  Myosin chain expression in the rat diaphragm:  effects of diabetes.  2000.

1147    Cui, Feng.  Molecular identification and fine localization of Drosophilia Ran and its possible role in segregation distortion.  2000.

1117    Mahon, Andrew R.  An investigation of the roles of toxins in arrow worms (phylum haetognatha).  1999.

1113    Ghanta, Srinivas Babu.  The LYS-40 acetylation site on a-tubulin is likely located inside the microtubule lumen.  1999.

1106    Ritchey, Christine Margaret.  The effect of anthocyanin on herbivory in Viola pedata (birdfoot violet).  1999.

1103    Ma, Yongqin.  Effects of polyamine inhibitors and exogenous spermine on catecholamines in PC12 cells.  1999.

1093    Zhong, Yu-qing.  Characterization of a drug-induced metabolic block in norepinephrine biosynthesis.  1998.

1082    Brann, Mindy.  The reproductive success and breeding system of Agrimonia parviflora aiton under different environmental conditions.  1998.

1076    Miller, Amy Colleen.  A floristic inventory of Truman State University's ecology plot area, Kirksville, Missouri, 1998.

1069    Cornman, Ari.  Factors affecting nest site lability in the southern flying squirrel, Glaucomys volans.  1998.

1063    Engle, Deborah.  Characterization of transepithelial molecular transport of D-glucose by intestinal segments of the black bass, Micropterus salmoides.  1997.

1061    Westrich, Jennifer L.  Genetic population substructure of the rare Lesquerella filiformis: consequences of the factors which affect gene flow within a site.  1997.

1057    Hagen, Guy Richard.  Influence of cocaine on the regional distribution of cardiac output in rats.  1997.

1043    Murphy, John Charles.  Effects of natural and artificial herbivory on endophyte-infected tall fescue, Festuca arundinacea, and response by the aphid, rhopalosiphum padi.  1997.

1030    Durham, William F.  Effects of ingesting endophyte-infected tall fescue seed on food intake, growth rate, and reproduction in the prairie vole (Microtus ochrogaster).  1996.

1028    Zhao, Wei.  Characterization of drug-induced behaviors in Cryptotis parva (the lease shrew).  1996.

1027    Song, Yahui.  Molecular and cellular analyses of the Excherichia coli radA gene in DNA repair.  1996.

1020    Panke, Heather Jean.  Regulation of cystatin A in B16 F10 melanoma.  1996.

1019    O'Dell, Richard Brian.  Resource allocation to seeds in Viola pendata (birdfoot violet) under burning and clearing treatments.  1996.

1011    Brueggemann, Stephen Andrew.  Characterization and regulation of fatty-acid modifying enzyme (FAME) as produced by staphpylococcus epidermis.  1996.

1003    Lee, Kun-Jung.  Effect of water stress and osmotic stress on oxidation of proline and succinate in mitochondria from corn shoots.  1995.

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