PloS one

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From PloS one

2021 - 16 (2)

  • Wiregrass (Aristida beyrichiana) survival and reproduction after fire in a long-unburned pine savanna. 
  • Interventions to reduce social isolation and loneliness during COVID-19 physical distancing measures: A rapid systematic review. 
  • Correction: Knowledge, attitude, and perceptions towards the 2019 Coronavirus Pandemic: A bi-national survey in Africa. 
  • Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on the utilization of routine immunization services in Lebanon. 
  • Effect of nicotine exposure on the rate of orthodontic tooth movement: A meta-analysis based on animal studies. 
  • In the eye of a quiet storm: A critical incident study on the quarantine experience during the coronavirus pandemic. 
  • Mobile phone applications use while driving in Ukraine: Self-reported frequencies and psychosocial factors underpinning this risky behaviour. 
  • Estimating spatial variation in the effects of climate change on the net primary production of Japanese cedar plantations based on modeled carbon dynamics. 
  • The effect of overcrowding in emergency departments on the admission rate according to the emergency triage level. 
  • Maternal effects on reproduction in the precocial European hare (Lepus europaeus). 
  • The effect of Iran's health transformation plan on hospital performance: Kerman province. 
  • Is a Refundable Deductible Insurance an advantage for the insured? a mathematical approach. 
  • Genetic diversity of Ethiopian durum wheat landraces. 
  • Targeting oncogenic mutations in colorectal cancer using cryptotanshinone. 
  • Phytochemical characterization of turnip greens (Brassica rapa ssp. rapa): A systematic review. 
  • Short term visual and structural outcomes of anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (anti-VEGF) treatment delay during the first COVID-19 wave: A pilot study. 
  • Is a verification phase useful for confirming maximal oxygen uptake in apparently healthy adults? A systematic review and meta-analysis. 
  • Integration of transcriptomic and proteomic analyses for finger millet [Eleusine coracana (L.) Gaertn.] in response to drought stress. 
  • Correction: Geographical variation in the diatom communities associated with loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta). 
  • Cell carbon content and biomass assessments of dinoflagellates and diatoms in the oceanic ecosystem of the Southern Gulf of Mexico. 
  • The analysis on the human protein domain targets and host-like interacting motifs for the MERS-CoV and SARS-CoV/CoV-2 infers the molecular mimicry of coronavirus. 
  • A randomised experiment of health, cost and social norm message frames to encourage acceptance of swaps in a simulation online supermarket. 
  • Developing an enhanced 7-color multiplex IHC protocol to dissect immune infiltration in human cancers. 
  • A scaling approach to estimate the age-dependent COVID-19 infection fatality ratio from incomplete data. 
  • Development of an interactive, agent-based local stochastic model of COVID-19 transmission and evaluation of mitigation strategies illustrated for the state of Massachusetts, USA. 
  • Downregulation of PAICS due to loss of chromosome 4q is associated with poor survival in stage III colorectal cancer. 
  • 16S rRNA gene sequencing of rectal swab in patients affected by COVID-19. 
  • Effects of phosphorus deficiency on the absorption of mineral nutrients, photosynthetic system performance and antioxidant metabolism in Citrus grandis. 
  • Higher levels of autistic traits associated with lower levels of self-efficacy and wellbeing for performing arts professionals. 
  • Risk factors associated with cardiovascular disease among adult Nevadans. 
  • Factors influencing the delivery and uptake of early infant diagnosis of HIV services in Greater Accra, Ghana: A qualitative study. 
  • Primary and secondary supportive partnerships among HIV-positive and HIV-negative middle-aged and older gay men. 
  • High throughput detection and genetic epidemiology of SARS-CoV-2 using COVIDSeq next-generation sequencing. 
  • Correction: Investigation of the relationship between sensorineural hearing loss and associated comorbidities in patients with chronic kidney disease: A nationwide, population-based cohort study. 
  • Determinants of dentists' readiness to assess HPV risk and recommend immunization: A transtheoretical model of change-based cross-sectional study of Ontario dentists. 
  • Performance of SARS-CoV-2 serology tests: Are they good enough? 
  • Mapping major SARS-CoV-2 drug targets and assessment of druggability using computational fragment screening: Identification of an allosteric small-molecule binding site on the Nsp13 helicase. 
  • Direct healthcare costs of lip, oral cavity and oropharyngeal cancer in Brazil. 
  • The relative contribution of intraspecific variation and species turnover to the community-level foliar stoichiometric characteristics in different soil moisture and salinity habitats. 
  • A DNA metabarcoding approach for recovering plankton communities from archived samples fixed in formalin. 
  • Serum symmetric dimethylarginine shows a relatively consistent long-term concentration in healthy dogs with a significant effect of increased body fat percentage. 
  • Insufficient social distancing may contribute to COVID-19 outbreak: The case of Ijuí city in Brazil. 
  • The critical importance of mask seals on respirator performance: An analytical and simulation approach. 
  • A humanized CD3ε-knock-in mouse model for pre-clinical testing of anti-human CD3 therapy. 
  • Disparities in potential years of life lost due to intimate partner violence: Data from 16 states for 2006-2015. 
  • "Yes, I'm interested in taking PrEP!": PrEP interest among women respondents to the European community-based survey "Flash! PrEP in Europe". 
  • Mistreatment of newborns after childbirth in health facilities in Nepal: Results from a prospective cohort observational study. 
  • Age-related changes in the neuromuscular control of forward and backward locomotion. 
  • Impact of pre-analytic step duration on molecular diagnosis of toxoplasmosis for five types of biological samples. 
  • Evidence-based interventions implemented in low-and middle-income countries for sickle cell disease management: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials. 
  • Improving the state-of-the-art in Thai semantic similarity using distributional semantics and ontological information. 
  • The short-term impacts of coronavirus quarantine in São Paulo: The health-economy trade-offs. 
  • Iota-carrageenan neutralizes SARS-CoV-2 and inhibits viral replication in vitro. 
  • Understanding the sustainability debate on forest biomass for energy in Europe: A discourse analysis. 
  • Relationship dynamics and anticipated stigma: Key considerations for PrEP use among Tanzanian adolescent girls and young women and male partners. 
  • Novel health system strategies for tuberculin skin testing at primary care clinics: Performance assessment and health economic evaluation. 
  • Evidence and magnitude of the effects of meteorological changes on SARS-CoV-2 transmission. 
  • Key factors influencing earthquake-induced liquefaction and their direct and mediation effects. 
  • Feasibility of integrating canine olfaction with chemical and microbial profiling of urine to detect lethal prostate cancer. 
  • Antipsychotics result in more weight gain in antipsychotic naive patients than in patients after antipsychotic switch and weight gain is irrespective of psychiatric diagnosis: A meta-analysis. 
  • Monitoring beam-quality constancy considering uncertainties associated with ionization chambers in Daily QA3 device. 
  • A new reproductive mode in anurans: Natural history of Bokermannohyla astartea (Anura: Hylidae) with the description of its tadpole and vocal repertoire. 
  • Resilience and livestock adaptations to demographic growth and technological change: A diachronic perspective from the Late Bronze Age to Late Antiquity in NE Iberia. 
  • Negative attitudes about facemasks during the COVID-19 pandemic: The dual importance of perceived ineffectiveness and psychological reactance. 
  • Long-term changes in kelp forests in an inner basin of the Salish Sea. 
  • Lipidomic and metabolomic profiles of Coffea canephora L. beans cultivated in Southwestern Nigeria. 
  • Parkinson's disease medication state and severity assessment based on coordination during walking. 
  • Percutaneous Chevron/Akin (PECA) versus open scarf/Akin (SA) osteotomy treatment for hallux valgus: A systematic review and meta-analysis. 
  • Lack of association between heart period variability asymmetry and respiratory sinus arrhythmia in healthy and chronic heart failure individuals. 
  • Incidental vocabulary learning with subtitles in a new language: Orthographic markedness and number of exposures. 
  • Prospective observational study and serosurvey of SARS-CoV-2 infection in asymptomatic healthcare workers at a Canadian tertiary care center. 
  • Effects of pre-transport diet, transport duration and transport condition on immune cell subsets, haptoglobin, cortisol and bilirubin in young veal calves. 
  • Structural model of corporate social responsibility. An empirical study on Mexican SMEs. 
  • Prevalence of intestinal parasitic infections and associated factors among patients attending at Sanja Primary Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia: An institutional-based cross-sectional study. 
  • Does birth weight affect neonatal body weight, growth, and physiology in an animal model? 
  • Gene expression profiling identifies FLT3 mutation-like cases in wild-type FLT3 acute myeloid leukemia. 
  • Low muscle mass assessed by psoas muscle area is associated with clinical adverse events in elderly patients with heart failure. 
  • Health, lifestyle and sociodemographic characteristics are associated with Brazilian dietary patterns: Brazilian National Health Survey. 
  • Availability of adequately iodized salt at the household level in Ethiopia: A systematic review and meta-analysis. 
  • Genomic comparisons of Persian Kurdish, Persian Arabian and American Thoroughbred horse populations. 
  • An integrated clinical and genetic model for predicting risk of severe COVID-19: A population-based case-control study. 
  • Patient journey through cases of depression from claims database using machine learning algorithms. 
  • Genome-wide association study on metabolite accumulation in a wild barley NAM population reveals natural variation in sugar metabolism. 
  • Libman-Sacks endocarditis and associated cerebrovascular disease: The role of medical therapy. 
  • Effect of sex/gender on obesity traits in Canadian first year university students: The GENEiUS study. 
  • Future fertility of patients with zero oocytes yield in their first IVF cycle attempt. 
  • Posterior circulation acute stroke prognosis early CT scores in predicting functional outcomes: A meta-analysis. 
  • Angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 (ACE2) expression increases with age in patients requiring mechanical ventilation. 
  • Decreasing trends in cholangiocarcinoma incidence and relative survival in Khon Kaen, Thailand: An updated, inclusive, population-based cancer registry analysis for 1989-2018. 
  • Distribution and diversity of mosquitoes and Oropouche-like virus infection rates in an Amazonian rural settlement. 
  • Perceptions of hospital staff on the performance of Quality Improvement teams in the regional referral hospitals in Tanzania: A cross sectional study. 
  • Role of ivermectin in the prevention of SARS-CoV-2 infection among healthcare workers in India: A matched case-control study. 
  • Implementation status of national tuberculosis infection control guidelines in Bangladeshi hospitals. 
  • Comparison of diagnostic performance between convolutional neural networks and human endoscopists for diagnosis of colorectal polyp: A systematic review and meta-analysis. 
  • 30-day mortality after hip fracture surgery: Influence of postoperative factors. 
  • Impact of the COVID-19 shutdown on orthopedic trauma numbers and patterns in an academic Level I Trauma Center in Berlin, Germany. 
  • Visual properties of human retinal ganglion cells. 
  • Potential application values of a marine red yeast, Rhodosporidiums sphaerocarpum YLY01, in aquaculture and tail water treatment assessed by the removal of ammonia nitrogen, the inhibition to Vibrio spp., and nutrient composition. 
  • Protocol: A systematic review and meta-analysis of the role of fetal and infantile environmental exposure in etiopathogenesis of infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis. 
  • The association between body mass index and severity of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): A cohort study. 
  • Target spike patterns enable efficient and biologically plausible learning for complex temporal tasks. 
  • CYP4B1 is a prognostic biomarker and potential therapeutic target in lung adenocarcinoma. 
  • The expression in plants of an engineered VP2 protein of Infectious Bursal Disease Virus induces formation of structurally heterogeneous particles that protect from a very virulent viral strain. 
  • The impact of information about different absolute benefits and harms on intention to participate in colorectal cancer screening: A think-aloud study and online randomised experiment. 
  • Viewpoints of pregnant mothers and community health workers on antenatal care in Lweza village, Uganda. 
  • Mask usage, social distancing, racial, and gender correlates of COVID-19 vaccine intentions among adults in the US. 
  • HDSI: High dimensional selection with interactions algorithm on feature selection and testing. 
  • Caesarean section and severe upper and lower respiratory tract infections during infancy: Evidence from two UK cohorts. 
  • Nationwide survey on attitudes and perceived barriers toward provision of pharmaceutical care among final year undergraduate pharmacy students in the United Arab Emirates. 
  • Rifampin-resistant/multidrug-resistant Tuberculosis in Alberta, Canada: Epidemiology and treatment outcomes in a low-incidence setting. 
  • Albumin and the fibrinogen-to-albumin ratio: Biomarkers for the acute phase response following total knee arthroplasty. 
  • The basic reproduction number can be accurately estimated within 14 days after societal lockdown: The early stage of the COVID-19 epidemic in Denmark. 
  • Responses to environmental variability by herbivorous insects and their natural enemies within a bioenergy crop, Miscanthus x giganteus. 
  • Prevalence of low high-density lipoprotein among young adults receiving antiretroviral therapy in Zambia: An opportunity to consider non-communicable diseases in resource-limited settings. 
  • Escherichia coli Nissle 1917 administered as a dextranomar microsphere biofilm enhances immune responses against human rotavirus in a neonatal malnourished pig model colonized with human infant fecal microbiota. 
  • Cultivating oyster mushrooms on red grape pomace waste enhances potential nutritional value of the spent substrate for ruminants. 
  • Hemodynamic effects of high frequency oscillatory ventilation with volume guarantee in a piglet model of respiratory distress syndrome. 
  • Dehydroepiandrostenedione sulphate (DHEAS) levels predict high risk of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in subclinical hypothyroidism. 
  • Association of lung diffusion capacity with cardiac remodeling and risk of heart failure: The Framingham heart study. 
  • Prevalence of rheumatic heart disease in a major referral cardiology clinic in Ethiopia: A retrospective cross-sectional study. 
  • The prognostic value of comorbidity for the severity of COVID-19: A systematic review and meta-analysis study. 
  • Relationships between fox populations and rabies virus spread in northern Canada. 
  • Addressing the huge poor-rich gap of inequalities in accessing safe childbirth care: A first step to achieving universal maternal health coverage in Tanzania. 
  • A dyadic examination of self-determined sexual motives, need fulfillment, and relational outcomes among consensually non-monogamous partners. 
  • Beta-blocker and survival in patients with lung cancer: A meta-analysis. 
  • Variation in the timing of Covid-19 communication across universities in the UK. 
  • Can the establishment of National Key Ecological Functional Zones improve air quality?: An empirical study from China. 
  • Statistical learning of unbalanced exclusive-or temporal sequences in humans. 
  • Determinants of peripheral neuropathy among diabetic patients under follow-up in chronic care clinics of public hospitals at Gamo and Gofa zones, southern Ethiopia. 
  • Understanding tree failure-A systematic review and meta-analysis. 
  • Corticosteroid-binding-globulin (CBG)-deficient mice show high pY216-GSK3β and phosphorylated-Tau levels in the hippocampus. 
  • Brain morphological and connectivity changes on MRI after stem cell therapy in a rat stroke model. 
  • Satellite tracking of rehabilitated sea turtles suggests a high rate of short-term survival following release. 
  • Does aluminum exposure affect cognitive function? a comparative cross-sectional study. 
  • Cervical length varies considering different populations and gestational outcomes: Results from a systematic review and meta-analysis. 
  • Not by the light of the moon: Investigating circadian rhythms and environmental predictors of calling in Bornean great argus. 
  • Counterfactual thinking in psychiatric and neurological diseases: A scoping review. 
  • The anti-arthritis effect of sulforaphane, an activator of Nrf2, is associated with inhibition of both B cell differentiation and the production of inflammatory cytokines. 
  • Shade, light, and stream temperature responses to riparian thinning in second-growth redwood forests of northern California. 
  • Exploring the characteristics of a local demand for African wild meat: A focus group study of long-term Ghanaian residents in the Netherlands. 
  • Global structures and local network mechanisms of knowledge-flow networks. 
  • Cardiac autonomic dysfunction is associated with hypothalamic damage in patients with childhood-onset craniopharyngioma. 
  • IL-13Rα2 gene expression is a biomarker of adverse outcome in patients with adrenocortical carcinoma. 
  • 23-valent polysaccharide vaccine (PPSV23)-targeted serotype-specific identification of Streptococcus pneumoniae using the loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) method. 
  • Energy loss associated with in-vitro modeling of mitral annular calcification. 
  • β-carotene and Bacillus thuringiensis insecticidal protein differentially modulate feeding behaviour, mortality and physiology of European corn borer (Ostrinia nubilalis). 
  • Poor diet quality is associated with self-reported knee pain in community-dwelling women aged 50 years and older. 
  • The late Holocene demise of a sublittoral oyster bed in the North Sea. 
  • Evaluation of two automated low-cost RNA extraction protocols for SARS-CoV-2 detection. 
  • Trust and transparency in times of crisis: Results from an online survey during the first wave (April 2020) of the COVID-19 epidemic in the UK. 
  • Confocal imaging capacity on a widefield microscope using a spatial light modulator. 
  • Hematological reference intervals for adult population of Dire Dawa town, East Ethiopia. 
  • Modeling vehicle ownership with machine learning techniques in the Greater Tamale Area, Ghana. 
  • Evolutionary history of Carnivora (Mammalia, Laurasiatheria) inferred from mitochondrial genomes. 
  • PI Prob: A risk prediction and clinical guidance system for evaluating patients with recurrent infections. 
  • Mega-dams and extreme rainfall: Disentangling the drivers of extensive impacts of a large flooding event on Amazon Forests. 
  • Metabolomic analysis of uremic pruritus in patients on hemodialysis. 
  • The influence of patient-centeredness on patient safety perception among inpatients. 
  • Applicability of sentinel lymph node oriented treatment strategy for gallbladder cancer. 
  • Approximating non linear higher order ODEs by a three point block algorithm. 
  • Effects of Adachi Rehabilitation Programme on older adults under long-term care: A multi-centre controlled trial. 
  • Serum levels of anti-PspA and anti-PspC IgG decrease with age and do not correlate with susceptibility to experimental human pneumococcal colonization. 
  • Hepatorenal index for grading liver steatosis with concomitant fibrosis. 
  • Early detection of neutralizing antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 in COVID-19 patients in Thailand. 
  • Evaluating changes in the prevalence of female genital mutilation/cutting among 0-14 years old girls in Nigeria using data from multiple surveys: A novel Bayesian hierarchical spatio-temporal model. 
  • Resource selection of a nomadic ungulate in a dynamic landscape. 
  • Shared medical appointments: Translating research into practice for patients treated with ablation therapy for atrial fibrillation. 
  • Small-sided games: An umbrella review of systematic reviews and meta-analyses. 
  • Meta-analysis and sustainability of feeding slow-release urea in dairy production. 
  • Spatiotemporal characteristics and determinants of internal migrant population distribution in China from the perspective of urban agglomerations. 
  • Integrating stakeholders' perspectives and spatial modelling to develop scenarios of future land use and land cover change in northern Tanzania. 
  • Older adults' motivations to participate or not in epidemiological research. Qualitative inquiry on a study into dementia in Switzerland. 
  • Psychological features of adult patients with langerhans cell histiocytosis. 
  • High-throughput analysis of lung immune cells in a combined murine model of agriculture dust-triggered airway inflammation with rheumatoid arthritis. 
  • Gender differences in trends of bladder cancer mortality-to-incidence ratios according to health expenditure in 55 countries. 
  • Development of a time-resolved mirrorless scintillation detector. 
  • The impact of medical cannabis consumption on the oral flora and saliva. 
  • Genetic variation for fusarium crown rot tolerance in durum wheat. 
  • Ecological correlates of chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii) density in Mahale Mountains National Park, Tanzania. 
  • Trans-marine dispersal inferred from the saltwater tolerance of lizards from Taiwan. 
  • A systems map of the determinants of child health inequalities in England at the local level. 
  • Do socio-demographic factors predict children's engagement in arts and culture? Comparisons of in-school and out-of-school participation in the Taking Part Survey. 
  • Client-care provider interaction during labour and birth as experienced by women: Respect, communication, confidentiality and autonomy. 
  • Direct antiviral agents for hepatitis C and drug interaction risk: A retrospective cohort study with real and simulated data on medication interaction, prevalence of comorbidities and comedications. 
  • Impact of positive biphasic pressure during low and high inspiratory efforts in Pseudomonas aeruginosa-induced pneumonia. 
  • Total plaque score helps to determine follow-up strategy for carotid artery stenosis progression in head and neck cancer patients after radiation therapy. 
  • Engineered degradation of EYFP-tagged CENH3 via the 26S proteasome pathway in plants. 
  • Retraction: Epigenetic Regulation of Cardiac Progenitor Cells Marker c-kit by Stromal Cell Derived Factor-1α. 
  • Measurement properties of the one-minute sit-to-stand test in children and adolescents with cystic fibrosis: A multicenter randomized cross-over trial. 
  • Alteration of oxidative-stress and related marker levels in mouse colonic tissues and fecal microbiota structures with chronic ethanol administration: Implications for the pathogenesis of ethanol-related colorectal cancer. 
  • Running behaviors, motivations, and injury risk during the COVID-19 pandemic: A survey of 1147 runners. 
  • Epidemiological characterization of symptomatic and asymptomatic COVID-19 cases and positivity in subsequent RT-PCR tests in the United Arab Emirates. 
  • The situation during the COVID-19 pandemic: A snapshot in Germany. 
  • Candidate drugs for preventive treatment of unruptured intracranial aneurysms: A cross-sectional study. 
  • The Abbreviated Science Anxiety Scale: Psychometric properties, gender differences and associations with test anxiety, general anxiety and science achievement. 
  • Risk assessment of shoulder dystocia via the difference between transverse abdominal and biparietal diameters: A retrospective observational cohort study. 
  • Effects of glyphosate residues and different concentrate feed proportions in dairy cow rations on hepatic gene expression, liver histology and biochemical blood parameters. 
  • MetNet: A two-level approach to reconstructing and comparing metabolic networks. 
  • Early dynamic changes in circulating tumor cells and prognostic relevance following interventional radiological treatments in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma. 
  • Transocular sonography in acute arterial occlusions of the eye in elderly patients: Diagnostic value of the spot sign. 
  • A reservoir computing approach for forecasting and regenerating both dynamical and time-delay controlled financial system behavior. 
  • Brownian dynamics simulation of protofilament relaxation during rapid freezing. 
  • Fluctuations in influenza-like illness epidemics and suicide mortality: A time-series regression of 13-year mortality data in South Korea. 
  • Pediatric fever in neutropenia with bacteremia-Pathogen distribution and in vitro antibiotic susceptibility patterns over time in a retrospective single-center cohort study. 
  • Assessment of dispersion of airborne particles of oral/nasal fluid by high flow nasal cannula therapy. 
  • Fast and principled simulations of the SIR model on temporal networks. 
  • Survival outcome and prognostic factors of patients with nasopharyngeal cancer in Yogyakarta, Indonesia: A hospital-based retrospective study. 
  • Suppressive effects of vitamin C-treated induced-regulatory T cells on heart allograft rejection under vitamin C-deficient or -sufficient conditions. 
  • A prospective study on the use of ultralow-dose computed tomography with iterative reconstruction for the follow-up of patients liver and renal abscess. 
  • Quantifying the gender gap in the HIV care cascade in southern Mozambique: We are missing the men. 
  • Inter-identity amnesia for neutral episodic self-referential and autobiographical memory in Dissociative Identity Disorder: An assessment of recall and recognition. 
  • Anti-epileptic drug topiramate upregulates TGFβ1 and SOX9 expression in primary embryonic palatal mesenchyme cells: Implications for teratogenicity. 
  • Refractive error and its associated factors among pregnant women attending antenatal care unit at the University of Gondar Comprehensive Specialized Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia. 
  • Estimation of time of HIV seroconversion using a modified CD4 depletion model. 
  • Evolution and circulation of Yersinia pestis in the Northern Caspian and Northern Aral Sea regions in the 20th-21st centuries. 
  • Advancing science or advancing careers? Researchers' opinions on success indicators. 
  • Retraction: Ectopic Pregnancy-Derived Human Trophoblastic Stem Cells Regenerate Dopaminergic Nigrostriatal Pathway to Treat Parkinsonian Rats. 
  • Cardiovascular sequalae in uncomplicated COVID-19 survivors. 
  • Development and evaluation of inhalable composite niclosamide-lysozyme particles: A broad-spectrum, patient-adaptable treatment for coronavirus infections and sequalae. 
  • Histological outcomes in HPV-screened elderly women in Denmark. 
  • A deep learning-based method for grip strength prediction: Comparison of multilayer perceptron and polynomial regression approaches. 
  • Correction: Cultural variations in global and local attention and eye-movement patterns during the perception of complex visual scenes: Comparison of Czech and Taiwanese university students. 
  • The forests of the midwestern United States at Euro-American settlement: Spatial and physical structure based on contemporaneous survey data. 
  • Incidence and predictors of COPD mortality in Uganda: A 2-year prospective cohort study. 
  • Birth outcomes, pregnancy complications, and postpartum mental health after the 2013 Calgary flood: A difference in difference analysis. 
  • Oxolipidomics profile in major depressive disorder: Comparing remitters and non-remitters to repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation treatment. 
  • Consensus study on the health system and patient-related barriers for lung cancer management in South Africa. 
  • Application of machine learning to the identification of joint degrees of freedom involved in abnormal movement during upper limb prosthesis use. 
  • Titanium dioxide nanoparticles elicited agro-morphological and physicochemical modifications in wheat plants to control Bipolaris sorokiniana. 
  • Epidemiology of thalassemia among the hill tribe population in Thailand. 
  • RNAi-mediated silencing of vitellogenin gene curtails oogenesis in the almond moth Cadra cautella. 
  • Foraging activity of harbour porpoises around a bottom-gillnet in a coastal fishing ground, under the risk of bycatch. 
  • Evaluation of hip arthroscopy using a hip-specific distractor for the treatment of femoroacetabular impingement. 
  • Factors that influence the plant use knowledge in the middle mountains of Nepal. 
  • The effect of a Housing First intervention on primary care retention among homeless individuals with mental illness. 
  • COVID-19 ICU and mechanical ventilation patient characteristics and outcomes-A systematic review and meta-analysis. 
  • Clinical presentation and outcomes of the first patients with COVID-19 in Argentina: Results of 207079 cases from a national database. 
  • Effect of number and placement of EEG electrodes on measurement of neural tracking of speech. 
  • Outcomes within a year following first ever stroke in Tanzania. 
  • The impact of COVID-19 pandemic on physical and mental health of Asians: A study of seven middle-income countries in Asia. 
  • Stakeholders perspective of, and experience with contact tracing for COVID-19 in Ghana: A qualitative study among contact tracers, supervisors, and contacts. 
  • Aflibercept for treatment-naïve diabetic macula oedema in a multi-ethnic population: Real-world outcomes from North West London. 
  • Cannabis is associated with clinical but not endoscopic remission in ulcerative colitis: A randomized controlled trial. 
  • Antimicrobial resistance and interspecies gene transfer in Campylobacter coli and Campylobacter jejuni isolated from food animals, poultry processing, and retail meat in North Carolina, 2018-2019. 
  • Comparison of (Partial) economic evaluations of transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) versus Posterior lumbar interbody fusion (PLIF) in adults with lumbar spondylolisthesis: A systematic review. 
  • Effects of occupational balance on subjective health, quality of life, and health-related variables in community-dwelling older adults: A structural equation modeling approach. 
  • Intravenous infusion of rocuronium bromide prolongs emergence from propofol anesthesia in rats. 
  • Correction: DNA immunization site determines the level of gene expression and the magnitude, but not the type of the induced immune response. 
  • Assessment of dynamic cardiac repolarization and contractility in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. 
  • Lactic acid-containing products for bacterial vaginosis and their impact on the vaginal microbiota: A systematic review. 
  • Multimorbidity and its associated factors among adults aged 50 and over: A cross-sectional study in 17 European countries. 
  • Climate change, hunger and rural health through the lens of farming styles: An agent-based model to assess the potential role of peasant farming. 
  • The temporal nature of social context: Insights from the daily lives of patients with HIV. 
  • Improved cancer biomarkers identification using network-constrained infinite latent feature selection. 
  • Conserved amino acids in the region connecting membrane spanning domain 1 to nucleotide binding domain 1 are essential for expression of the MRP1 (ABCC1) transporter. 
  • Association of mortality and aspirin prescription for COVID-19 patients at the Veterans Health Administration. 
  • Could social interaction reduce the disposition effect? Evidence from retail investors in a directed social trading network. 
  • Alien plant species on roadsides of the northwestern Patagonian steppe (Argentina). 
  • Chemical characterization and in vitro immunomodulatory effects of different extracts of moss Hedwigia ciliata (Hedw.) P. Beauv. from the Vršačke Planine Mts., Serbia. 
  • Application of low-intensity pulsed therapeutic ultrasound on mesenchymal precursors does not affect their cell properties. 
  • Promising potential of articaine-loaded poly(epsilon-caprolactone) nanocapules for intraoral topical anesthesia. 
  • Retraction: Suppression of AP1 Transcription Factor Function in Keratinocyte Suppresses Differentiation. 
  • Evaluating the effect of Chinese control measures on COVID-19 via temporal reproduction number estimation. 
  • Unsupervised learning of Swiss population spatial distribution. 
  • Short- and long-term memory of moving amoeboid cells. 
  • Usefulness of staging chest-CT in patients with operable breast cancer. 
  • Strain-specific morphological response of the dominant calcifying phytoplankton species Emiliania huxleyi to salinity change. 
  • Spatial pattern of COVID-19 deaths and infections in small areas of Brazil. 
  • Impact of iron fortification on anaemia and iron deficiency among pre-school children living in Rural Ghana. 
  • Prevalence and impact of comorbid obstructive sleep apnoea in diffuse parenchymal lung diseases. 
  • Barriers and facilitators to prudent antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory tract infections: A qualitative study with general practitioners in Malta. 
  • Prevalence and risk indicators of first-wave COVID-19 among oral health-care workers: A French epidemiological survey. 
  • Shedding and transmission of a live attenuated influenza A virus vaccine in pre-weaned pigs under field conditions. 
  • Human development associated with environmental quality in China. 
  • The impact of preovulatory versus midluteal serum progesterone level on live birth rates during fresh embryo transfer. 
  • Retraction: Transdermal Delivery of Insulin by Amidated Pectin Hydrogel Matrix Patch in Streptozotocin-Induced Diabetic Rats: Effects on Some Selected Metabolic Parameters. 
  • Postoperative acute respiratory dysfunction and the influence of antibiotics after acute type A aortic dissection surgery: A retrospective analysis. 
  • Complete symptom resolution as predictor of Helicobacter pylori eradication and factors affecting symptom resolution: Prospective follow up study. 
  • Knowledge, attitudes, and practices of seasonal influenza vaccination in postpartum women, Honduras. 
  • Growth performance, physiological parameters, and transcript levels of lipid metabolism-related genes in hybrid yellow catfish (Tachysurus fulvidraco ♀ × Pseudobagrus vachellii ♂) fed diets containing Siberian ginseng. 
  • A novel mouse model for checkpoint inhibitor-induced adverse events. 
  • A mixture model to detect edges in sparse co-expression graphs with an application for comparing breast cancer subtypes. 
  • Health and well-being of trans and non-binary participants in a community-based survey of gay, bisexual, and queer men, and non-binary and Two-Spirit people across Canada. 
  • The cement-bone bond is weaker than cement-cement bond in cement-in-cement revision arthroplasty. A comparative biomechanical study. 
  • A double-slit experiment with human subjects. 
  • Financial implications of New York City's weight management initiative. 
  • Modeling the predictive potential of extralinguistic context with script knowledge: The case of fragments. 
  • Frameshift variant in MITF gene in a large family with Waardenburg syndrome type II and a co-segregation of a C2orf74 variant. 
  • Transmission of the atypical/Nor98 scrapie agent to Suffolk sheep with VRQ/ARQ, ARQ/ARQ, and ARQ/ARR genotypes. 
  • Meta-analysis of the correlation between serum uric acid level and carotid intima-media thickness. 
  • Can we detect conditioned variation in political speech? two kinds of discussion and types of conversation. 
  • The high expression of NUDT5 indicates poor prognosis of breast cancer by modulating AKT / Cyclin D signaling. 
  • Knowledge, attitudes, and practices of seasonal influenza vaccination among older adults in nursing homes and daycare centers, Honduras. 
  • In silico analysis suggests less effective MHC-II presentation of SARS-CoV-2 RBM peptides: Implication for neutralizing antibody responses. 
  • Physical and nutrient stimuli differentially modulate gut motility patterns, gut transit rate, and transcriptome in an agastric fish, the ballan wrasse. 
  • Using machine learning to investigate the relationship between domains of functioning and functional mobility in older adults. 
  • Psychometric properties of measures of upper limb activity performance in adults with and without spasticity undergoing neurorehabilitation-A systematic review. 
  • Active pharmacovigilance of the seasonal trivalent influenza vaccine produced by Instituto Butantan: A prospective cohort study of five target groups. 
  • Amphidromous but endemic: Population connectivity of Rhinogobius gigas (Teleostei: Gobioidei). 
  • Can improving law enforcement effectively curb illegal land use in China? 
  • Prediction and control of COVID-19 spreading based on a hybrid intelligent model. 
  • Cell-free DNA in spent culture medium effectively reflects the chromosomal status of embryos following culturing beyond implantation compared to trophectoderm biopsy. 
  • Mental health stigma and professional help-seeking attitudes a comparison between Cuba and Germany. 
  • Interactive effects of discharge reduction and fine sediments on stream biofilm metabolism. 
  • Contact-dependent traits in Pseudomonas syringae B728a. 
  • Multifidelity computing for coupling full and reduced order models. 
  • Delirium as a predictor of mortality and disability among hospitalized patients in Zambia. 
  • Guidance on the interpretation of faecal calprotectin levels in children. 
  • Protective factors against tobacco and alcohol use among pregnant women from a tribal nation in the Central United States. 
  • Herpes zoster in older adults in Ontario, 2002-2016: Investigating incidence and exploring equity. 
  • Can we 'feel' the temperature of knowledge? Modelling scientific popularity dynamics via thermodynamics. 
  • The effects of a temporal framing manipulation on environmentalism: A replication and extension. 
  • Assessment of breast cancer surgical margins with multimodal optical microscopy: A feasibility clinical study. 
  • Experimental warming influences species abundances in a Drosophila host community through direct effects on species performance rather than altered competition and parasitism. 
  • Research on the inheritance and protection of folk art and culture from the perspective of network cultural governance. 
  • Associations between smoking trajectories, smoke-free laws and cigarette taxes in a longitudinal sample of youth and young adults. 
  • Relationship between serum bilirubin levels, urinary biopyrrin levels, and retinopathy in patients with diabetes. 
  • What predicts legislative success of early care and education policies?: Applications of machine learning and Natural Language Processing in a cross-state early childhood policy analysis. 
  • OCT-angiography: Regional reduced macula microcirculation in ocular hypertensive and pre-perimetric glaucoma patients. 
  • Matrix metalloproteinase 9 a potential major player connecting atherosclerosis and osteoporosis in high fat diet fed rats. 
  • Functioning in adult patients with idiopathic inflammatory myopathy: Exploring the role of environmental factors using focus groups. 
  • First evidence for an aposematic function of a very common color pattern in small insects. 
  • Tracking individual honeybees among wildflower clusters with computer vision-facilitated pollinator monitoring. 
  • Genomic diversity and organization of complex polysaccharide biosynthesis clusters in the genus Dickeya. 
  • YouTube as a source of information on space maintainers for parents and patients. 
  • Context dependency in risky decision making: Is there a description-experience gap? 
  • Prioritizing investments in rapid response vaccine technologies for emerging infections: A portfolio decision analysis. 
  • Predicting the rental value of houses in household surveys in Tanzania, Uganda and Malawi: Evaluations of hedonic pricing and machine learning approaches. 
  • Efficacy and safety of diazoxide for treating hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia: A systematic review and meta-analysis. 
  • Hepatitis C treatment strategies in prisons: A cost-effectiveness analysis. 
  • Presence of myxoid stromal change and fibrotic focus in pathological examination are prognostic factors of triple-negative breast cancer: Results from a retrospective single-center study. 
  • The epidemiologic and economic impact of a quadrivalent human papillomavirus vaccine in Thailand. 
  • Rapid processing of SARS-CoV-2 containing specimens for direct RT-PCR. 
  • Neuron-specific enolase level as a predictor of neurological outcome in near-hanging patients: A retrospective multicenter study. 
  • Patients with scans without evidence of dopaminergic deficit (SWEDD) do not have early Parkinson's disease: Analysis of the PPMI data. 
  • Obesity and mortality after the first ischemic stroke: Is obesity paradox real? 
  • Effects of electrical biostimulation and silver ions on porcine fibroblast cells. 
  • Confirming validity of The Fear of COVID-19 Scale in Japanese with a nationwide large-scale sample. 
  • Investigation of olfactory receptor family 51 subfamily j member 1 (OR51J1) gene susceptibility as a potential breast cancer-associated biomarker. 
  • The impact of cataract progression on accuracy of intraocular lens power measurement. 
  • Hemodynamic determinants of left atrial strain in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: A combined echocardiography and CMR study. 
  • Trends of proximate low birth weight and associations among children under-five years of age: Evidence from the 2016 Ethiopian demographic and health survey data. 
  • Psychological distress among health service providers during COVID-19 pandemic in Nepal. 
  • Tree rows in temperate agroforestry croplands alter the composition of soil bacterial communities. 
  • Non-adherence to self-care and associated factors among diabetes adult population in Ethiopian: A systemic review with meta-analysis. 
  • A multi-contextual examination of non-school friendships and their impact on adolescent deviance and alcohol use. 
  • Efficient neural spike sorting using data subdivision and unification. 
  • A new perspective from time use research on the effects of social restrictions on COVID-19 behavioral infection risk. 
  • Trends in breast cancer incidence in Ho Chi Minh City 1996-2015: A registry-based study. 
  • A three-dimensional finite element analysis on the effects of implant materials and designs on periprosthetic tibial bone resorption. 
  • Comparisons of fatigue between dialysis modalities: A cross-sectional study. 
  • A set of shuttle plasmids for gene expression in Acinetobacter baumannii. 
  • Aerosol emission of adolescents voices during speaking, singing and shouting. 
  • What do blind people "see" with retinal prostheses? Observations and qualitative reports of epiretinal implant users. 
  • Community health worker knowledge, attitudes and practices towards COVID-19: Learnings from an online cross-sectional survey using a digital health platform, UpSCALE, in Mozambique. 
  • Correction: The Masters athlete in Olympic weightlifting: Training, lifestyle, health challenges, and gender differences. 
  • Yoga an effective strategy for self-management of stress-related problems and wellbeing during COVID19 lockdown: A cross-sectional study. 
  • Pathways of calcium regulation, electron transport, and mitochondrial protein translation are molecular signatures of susceptibility to recurrent exertional rhabdomyolysis in Thoroughbred racehorses. 
  • An updated systematic review and meta-analysis on efficacy of Sofosbuvir in treating hepatitis C-infected patients with advanced chronic kidney disease. 
  • Evaluation of qualitative and quantitative data of Y-90 imaging in SPECT/CT and PET/CT phantom studies. 
  • Fast semantic segmentation method for machine vision inspection based on a fewer-parameters atrous convolution neural network. 
  • Cognitive-behavioral correlates of pupil control ideology. 
  • Revisiting soil bacterial counting methods: Optimal soil storage and pretreatment methods and comparison of culture-dependent and -independent methods. 
  • Doppelganger-based training: Imitating our virtual self to accelerate interpersonal skills learning. 
  • MG53 is not a critical regulator of insulin signaling pathway in skeletal muscle. 
  • Conflict of interest policies at Belgian medical faculties: Cross-sectional study indicates little oversight. 
  • Infants' representation of social hierarchies in absence of physical dominance. 
  • Revised Injury Severity Classification II (RISC II) is a predictor of mortality in REBOA-managed severe trauma patients. 
  • Injury prevention: Individual factors affecting adult recreational snowboarders' actual and estimated speeds on regular slopes. 
  • Digital inequality, faculty communication, and remote learning experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic: A survey of U.S. undergraduates. 
  • Association between physicians' and patients' perspectives of shared decision making in primary care settings in Japan: The impact of environmental factors. 
  • Irregular sleep habits, regional grey matter volumes, and psychological functioning in adolescents. 
  • The effect of changing foot progression angle using real-time visual feedback on rearfoot eversion during running. 
  • Data structure set-trie for storing and querying sets: Theoretical and empirical analysis. 
  • Daytime admission is associated with higher 1-month survival for pediatric out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: Analysis of a nationwide multicenter observational study in Japan. 
  • Universal barcoding regions, rbcL, matK and trnH-psbA do not discriminate Cinnamomum species in Sri Lanka. 
  • College students' stress and health in the COVID-19 pandemic: The role of academic workload, separation from school, and fears of contagion. 
  • Eosinophil-derived neurotoxin: A biologically and analytically attractive asthma biomarker. 
  • Phylogenetic analysis of the distribution of deadly amatoxins among the little brown mushrooms of the genus Galerina. 
  • Isolation, identification, and antimicrobial susceptibility pattern of Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli from cattle, goat, and chicken meats in Mekelle, Ethiopia. 
  • Generalized Vertical Components of built-up areas from global Digital Elevation Models by multi-scale linear regression modelling. 
  • Evaluation of COVID-19 related knowledge and preparedness in health professionals at selected health facilities in a resource-limited setting in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. 
  • "People play it down and tell me it can't kill people, but I know people are dying each day". Children's health literacy relating to a global pandemic (COVID-19); an international cross sectional study. 
  • Association between cotinine-verified smoking status and moderately increased albuminuria in the middle-aged and older population in Korea: A nationwide population-based study. 
  • Assessment of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis from body scanner image by finite element simulations. 
  • Correction: Is no test better than a bad test: Impact of diagnostic uncertainty on the spread of COVID-19. 
  • Health-related quality of life after pediatric traumatic brain injury: A qualitative comparison between children's and parents' perspectives. 
  • Does self-construal shape automatic social attention? 
  • Limited evidence of C4 plant consumption in mound building Macrotermes termites from savanna woodland chimpanzee sites. 
  • Charged metabolite biomarkers of food intake assessed via plasma metabolomics in a population-based observational study in Japan. 
  • Beliefs and perceptions regarding cervical cancer and screening associated with Pap smear uptake in Johannesburg: A cross-sectional study. 
  • Distribution pattern of entry holes of the tree-killing bark beetle Polygraphus proximus. 
  • Spatial dependence in the rank-size distribution of cities - weak but not negligible. 
  • Willingness to work during initial lockdown due to COVID-19 pandemic: Study based on an online survey among physicians of Bangladesh. 
  • Comparative efficacy and safety of statin and fibrate monotherapy: A systematic review and meta-analysis of head-to-head randomized controlled trials. 
  • A novel method to retrieve alerts from a homegrown Computerized Physician Order Entry (CPOE) system of an academic medical center: Comprehensive alert characteristic analysis. 
  • Differential impacts of freshwater and marine covariates on wild and hatchery Chinook salmon marine survival. 
  • Insomnia symptoms and biomarkers of monocyte activation, systemic inflammation, and coagulation in HIV: Veterans Aging Cohort Study. 
  • Physical inactivity in healthy, obese, and diabetic adults in Germany: An analysis of related socio-demographic variables. 
  • 5th generation vs 4th generation troponin T in predicting major adverse cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality in patients hospitalized for non-cardiac indications: A cohort study. 
  • Construction project risk prediction model based on EW-FAHP and one dimensional convolution neural network. 
  • Internal defect scanning of sweetpotatoes using interactance spectroscopy. 
  • Independent predictors of insulin resistance in Brazilian adolescents: Results of the study of cardiovascular risk in adolescents-Brazil. 
  • Carbon fixation and rhodopsin systems in microbial mats from hypersaline lakes Brava and Tebenquiche, Salar de Atacama, Chile. 
  • Birth weight, growth, nutritional status and mortality of infants from Lambaréné and Fougamou in Gabon in their first year of life. 
  • Comparative transcriptome analysis of leaves during early stages of chilling stress in two different chilling-tolerant brown-fiber cotton cultivars. 
  • Preoperative MRI and LDH in women undergoing intra-abdominal surgery for fibroids: Effect on surgical route. 
  • The comfort in touch: Immediate and lasting effects of handholding on emotional pain. 
  • A kinematics-based model for the settling of gravity-driven arbitrary-shaped particles on a surface. 
  • Invasive species allelopathy decreases plant growth and soil microbial activity. 
  • Calcite seed-assisted microbial induced carbonate precipitation (MICP). 
  • Molecular simulations of lipid membrane partitioning and translocation by bacterial quorum sensing modulators. 
  • Retraction: The Arctic charr (Salvelinus alpinus) genome and transcriptome assembly. 
  • Valorization of khat (Catha edulis) waste for the production of cellulose fibers and nanocrystals. 
  • Bisphenol-C is the strongest bifunctional ERα-agonist and ERβ-antagonist due to magnified halogen bonding. 
  • Prevalence of dyslipidemia and associated risk factors among adult residents of Mekelle City, Northern Ethiopia. 
  • Prevalence and associated risk factors of gastritis among patients visiting Saint Paul Hospital Millennium Medical College, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. 
  • Retraction: The Interplays between Autophagy and Apoptosis Induced by Enterovirus 71. 
  • Transcriptome analyses reveal the utilization of nitrogen sources and related metabolic mechanisms of Sporosarcina pasteurii. 
  • Seasonal influence of snow conditions on Dall's sheep productivity in Wrangell-St Elias National Park and Preserve. 
  • Sheep farmers' attitudes towards lameness control: Qualitative exploration of factors affecting adoption of the lameness Five-Point Plan. 
  • Reference evapotranspiration of Brazil modeled with machine learning techniques and remote sensing. 
  • Three-dimensional-printed custom guides for bipolar coxofemoral osteochondral allograft in dogs. 
  • Mercury in the human thyroid gland: Potential implications for thyroid cancer, autoimmune thyroiditis, and hypothyroidism. 
  • Hybrid BW-EDAS MCDM methodology for optimal industrial robot selection. 
  • Evolutionary advantages of turning points in human cooperative behaviour. 
  • Effect of pre-operative bicarbonate infusion on maternal and perinatal outcomes among women with obstructed labour in Mbale hospital: A double blind randomized controlled trial. 
  • Correlation between intestinal BMP2, IFNγ, and neural death in experimental infection with Trypanosoma cruzi. 
  • A pre-training and self-training approach for biomedical named entity recognition. 
  • Large-scale simulation of traffic flow using Markov model. 
  • The task dependent differences in electromyography activity of hamstring muscles during leg curls and hip extensions. 
  • Smoking cessation and counseling: A mixed methods study of pediatricians and parents. 
  • Ambulatory anal self-sampling in MSM living with HIV, an acceptable and reliable screening method. 
  • Human INCL fibroblasts display abnormal mitochondrial and lysosomal networks and heightened susceptibility to ROS-induced cell death. 
  • Inclusion of soybean and linseed oils in the diet of lactating dairy cows makes the milk fatty acid profile nutritionally healthier for the human diet. 
  • Peak expiratory flow rate and sarcopenia risk in older Indonesian people: A nationwide survey. 
  • Frequency and determinants of misuse of augmentation of labor in France: A population-based study. 
  • Coupling analysis of contra-rotating fan interstage pressure pulsation and blade vibration based on wavelet reconstruction. 
  • Accuracy of partial coherence interferometry in patients with large inter-eye axial length difference. 
  • Winter roost selection of Lasiurine tree bats in a pyric landscape. 
  • Toward on-the-fly trajectory optimization for C-arm CBCT under strong kinematic constraints. 
  • Non-persistence with anti-platelet therapy and long-term mortality after ischemic stroke: A nationwide study. 
  • Origin, genetic diversity and evolution of Andaman local duck, a native duck germplasm of an insular region of India. 
  • The risk of ergonomic injury across surgical specialties. 
  • Improving the prioritization of children at the emergency department: Updating the Manchester Triage System using vital signs. 
  • A review of methods for addressing components of interventions in meta-analysis. 
  • Developing a brief motivational intervention for young adults admitted with alcohol intoxication in the emergency department - Results from an iterative qualitative design. 
  • Hepatitis C virus infection and risk factors among patients and health-care workers of Ain Shams University hospitals, Cairo, Egypt. 
  • Telemedicine experience of NYC Internal Medicine residents during COVID-19 pandemic. 
  • Acute kidney injury in patients with severe COVID-19 in Mexico. 
  • Development and validation of a multigene variant profiling assay to guide targeted and immuno therapy selection in solid tumors. 
  • Impact of load expectations on neuromuscular and postural strategies during a freestyle lifting task in individuals with and without chronic low back pain. 
  • Evaluating the influential factors for life preserver donning tests. 
  • Estimation of the fraction of COVID-19 infected people in U.S. states and countries worldwide. 
  • Signs of neuroaxonal injury in preeclampsia-A case control study. 
  • Effectiveness of mid-regional pro-adrenomedullin (MR-proADM) as prognostic marker in COVID-19 critically ill patients: An observational prospective study. 
  • Abnormal neuroinflammation in fibromyalgia and CRPS using [11C]-(R)-PK11195 PET. 
  • Estimating the disease burden of Korean type 2 diabetes mellitus patients considering its complications. 
  • Is a meditation retreat the better vacation? effect of retreats and vacations on fatigue, emotional well-being, and acting with awareness. 
  • Sex and gender differences in presentation, treatment and outcomes in acute coronary syndrome, a 10 year study from a multi-ethnic Asian population: The Malaysian National Cardiovascular Disease Database-Acute Coronary Syndrome (NCVD-ACS) registry. 
  • Premature oral pre-shaping for feeding in elderly population with risk of aspiration pneumonia. 
  • Physicochemical properties and formulation development of a novel compound inhibiting Staphylococcus aureus biofilm formation. 
  • Newly-found channels in the interatrial septum of the heart by dissection, histologic evaluation, and three-dimensional microcomputed tomography. 
  • Rapid transition to distance learning due to COVID-19: Perceptions of postgraduate dental learners and instructors. 
  • Optimal two-stage design of single arm Phase II clinical trials based on median event time test. 
  • A robust pooled testing approach to expand COVID-19 screening capacity. 
  • Clinical significance of potential drug-drug interactions in a pediatric intensive care unit: A single-center retrospective study. 
  • COVID-19 cognitive deficits after respiratory assistance in the subacute phase: A COVID-rehabilitation unit experience. 
  • Performance measures of racially underrepresented Ph.D. students in biomedical sciences: The UAMS IMSD Program Outcomes. 
  • Gut microbiota comparison of vaginally and cesarean born infants exclusively breastfed by mothers secreting α1-2 fucosylated oligosaccharides in breast milk. 
  • Modernising fish and shark growth curves with Bayesian length-at-age models. 
  • SafeNET: Initial development and validation of a real-time tool for predicting mortality risk at the time of hospital transfer to a higher level of care. 
  • Within-farm transmission characteristics of bluetongue virus serotype 8 in cattle and sheep in the Netherlands, 2007-2008. 
  • Unraveling the chaotic genomic landscape of primary and metastatic canine appendicular osteosarcoma with current sequencing technologies and bioinformatic approaches. 
  • Comparison of wild rice (Oryza longistaminata) tissues identifies rhizome-specific bacterial and archaeal endophytic microbiomes communities and network structures. 
  • Enzymatically polymerised polyphenols prepared from various precursors potentiate antigen-specific immune responses in both mucosal and systemic compartments in mice. 
  • Linking the timing of a mother's and child's death: Comparative evidence from two rural South African population-based surveillance studies, 2000-2015. 
  • Exposure and risk factors for COVID-19 and the impact of staying home on Michigan residents. 
  • The NKG2D ligand ULBP4 is not expressed by human monocytes. 
  • The composition of the founding population of Iceland: A new perspective from 3D analyses of basicranial shape. 
  • Tourist willingness to pay for local green hotel certification. 
  • Regional assessment of human-caused ecological risk in the Poyang Lake Eco-economic Zone using production-living-ecology analysis. 
  • Bioactivities of rose-scented geranium nanoemulsions against the larvae of Anopheles stephensi and their gut bacteria. 
  • Identification of differentially expressed genes involved in amino acid and lipid accumulation of winter turnip rape (Brassica rapa L.) in response to cold stress. 
  • The presence of microorganisms in follicular fluid and its effect on the outcome of in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer (IVF-ET) treatment cycles. 
  • Traumatic dislocation of middle ear ossicles: A new computed tomography classification predicting hearing outcome. 
  • Sleep architecture, obstructive sleep apnea and functional outcomes in adults with a history of Tick-borne encephalitis. 
  • Optimizing multi-supplier multi-item joint replenishment problem for non-instantaneous deteriorating items with quantity discounts. 
  • Postpartum infection, pain and experiences with care among women treated for postpartum hemorrhage in three African countries: A cohort study of women managed with and without condom-catheter uterine balloon tamponade. 
  • Determinants of vaccination dropout among children 12-23 months age in north Gondar zone, northwest Ethiopia, 2019. 
  • Skewed logit model for analyzing correlated infant morbidity data. 
  • Extracorporeal cytokine adsorption: Significant reduction of catecholamine requirement in patients with AKI and septic shock after cardiac surgery. 
  • Characterisation and chemometric evaluation of 17 elements in ten seaweed species from Greenland. 
  • Trophic structure of a nektobenthic community exploited by a multispecific bottom trawling fishery in Northeastern Brazil. 
  • Multi-omic modelling of inflammatory bowel disease with regularized canonical correlation analysis. 
  • The weight of school grades: Evidence of biased teachers' evaluations against overweight students in Germany. 
  • Voting-based integration algorithm improves causal network learning from interventional and observational data: An application to cell signaling network inference. 
  • Treatment sequences of patients with advanced colorectal cancer and use of second-line FOLFIRI with antiangiogenic drugs in Japan: A retrospective observational study using an administrative database. 
  • Factors affecting outcome of longer regimen multidrug-resistant tuberculosis treatment in West Java Indonesia: A retrospective cohort study. 
  • Land use/land cover change, physico-chemical parameters and freshwater snails in Yewa North, Southwestern Nigeria. 
  • Curved-crease origami face shields for infection control. 
  • Theoretical properties of distance distributions and novel metrics for nearest-neighbor feature selection. 
  • Knowledge, attitude and practice towards insulin self-administration and associated factors among diabetic patients at Zewditu Memorial Hospital, Ethiopia. 
  • Structural validity of the Chronic Pain Coping Inventory-Brazilian version. 
  • Use of artificial intelligence on Electroencephalogram (EEG) waveforms to predict failure in early school grades in children from a rural cohort in Pakistan. 
  • Comparison of the clinical performance and usefulness of five SARS-CoV-2 antibody tests. 
  • Implementation of pre-exposure prophylaxis programme in Spain. Feasibility of four different delivery models. 
  • Aedes aegypti mosquito saliva ameliorates acetaminophen-induced liver injury in mice. 
  • Guideline adherence in the management of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children: An audit of selected medical records in three Australian states. 
  • Interventions to minimize blood loss in very preterm infants-A systematic review and meta-analysis. 
  • Microvascular flow alterations in critically ill COVID-19 patients: A prospective study. 
  • An economic analysis of the health-related benefits associated with bicycle infrastructure investment in three Canadian cities. 
  • Clinical outcomes after small-incision lenticule extraction versus femtosecond laser-assisted LASIK for high myopia: A meta-analysis. 
  • Genetic diversity of native and cultivated Ugandan Robusta coffee (Coffea canephora Pierre ex A. Froehner): Climate influences, breeding potential and diversity conservation. 
  • Mathematical modelling of oxygen gradients in stem cell-derived liver tissue. 
  • Nationwide seroprevalence of hepatitis A in South Korea from 2009 to 2019. 
  • Type 1 dopamine receptor (D1R)-independent circadian food anticipatory activity in mice. 
  • Acute effects of wearing compression knee-length socks on ankle joint position sense in community-dwelling older adults. 
  • Land suitability assessment for supporting transport planning based on carrying capacity and construction demand. 
  • Exceptionally high but still growing predatory reef fish biomass after 23 years of protection in a Marine Protected Area. 
  • Can cornelian cherry mask bitter taste of probiotic chocolate? Human TAS2R receptors and a sensory study with comprehensive characterisation of new functional product. 
  • A Priori Activation of Apoptosis Pathways of Tumor (AAAPT) technology: Development of targeted apoptosis initiators for cancer treatment. 
  • Bone strain index as a predictor of further vertebral fracture in osteoporotic women: An artificial intelligence-based analysis. 
  • Barriers to healthcare access and healthcare seeking for childhood illnesses among childbearing women in sub-Saharan Africa: A multilevel modelling of Demographic and Health Surveys. 
  • An overview of the characteristics and quality assessment criteria in systematic review of pharmacoeconomics. 
  • Flower and pod development, grain-setting characteristics and grain yield in Chinese milk vetch (Astragalus sinicus L.) in response to pre-anthesis foliar application of paclobutrazol. 
  • The use of complementary and alternative medicine among hypertensive and type 2 diabetic patients in Western Jamaica: A mixed methods study. 
  • The influence of sample geometry and size on porcine aortic material properties from uniaxial tensile tests using custom-designed tissue cutters, clamps and molds. 
  • Transcriptome survey and expression analysis reveals the adaptive mechanism of 'Yulu Xiang' Pear in response to long-term drought stress. 
  • Learning, exploitation and bias in games. 
  • Whole-genome analyses of extended-spectrum or AmpC β-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli isolates from companion dogs in Japan. 
  • Decreased content of ascorbic acid (vitamin C) in the brain of knockout mouse models of Na+,K+-ATPase-related neurologic disorders. 
  • Draft genome sequence of Marssonina coronaria, causal agent of apple blotch, and comparisons with the Marssonina brunnea and Marssonina rosae genomes. 
  • Catechol-O-methyltransferase and dopamine receptor D4 gene variants: Possible association with substance abuse in Bangladeshi male. 
  • A survey on the attitudes of parents with young children on in-home monitoring technologies and study designs for infant research. 
  • Utilizing a large-scale biobanking registry to assess patient priorities and preferences for cancer research and education. 
  • Machine learning-based prediction of in-hospital mortality using admission laboratory data: A retrospective, single-site study using electronic health record data. 
  • Increase in non-professional phagocytosis during the progression of cell cycle. 
  • Added body mass alters plantar shear stresses, postural control, and gait kinetics: Implications for obesity. 
  • Assessing anxiety, depression and insomnia symptoms among Ebola survivors in Africa: A meta-analysis. 
  • Centralized softening as a solution to chloride pollution: An empirical analysis based on Minnesota cities. 
  • Characterization of Arcobacter spp. Isolated from human diarrheal, non-diarrheal and food samples in Thailand. 
  • Collaborative reasoning in the context of group competition. 
  • An open-sourced, web-based application to analyze weekly excess mortality based on the Short-term Mortality Fluctuations data series. 
  • Applying decision-making capacity criteria in practice: A content analysis of court judgments. 
  • The adverse effects of bisphosphonates in breast cancer: A systematic review and network meta-analysis. 
  • Addition of angled rungs to the horizontal ladder walking task for more sensitive probing of sensorimotor changes. 
  • Comparing oculomotor efficiency and visual attention between drivers and non-drivers through the Adult Developmental Eye Movement (ADEM) test: A visual-verbal test. 
  • Socio-ecological predictors of mental health outcomes among healthcare workers during the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States. 
  • Impact of postpartum tenofovir-based antiretroviral therapy on bone mineral density in breastfeeding women with HIV enrolled in a randomized clinical trial. 
  • People who use drugs in rehabilitation, from chaos to discipline: Advantages and pitfalls: A qualitative study. 
  • Prognostic value of integrated cytogenetic, somatic variation, and copy number variation analyses in Korean patients with newly diagnosed multiple myeloma. 
  • Network mapping of primary CD34+ cells by Ampliseq based whole transcriptome targeted resequencing identifies unexplored differentiation regulatory relationships. 
  • Changes in the tumor microenvironment and outcome for TME-targeting therapy in glioblastoma: A pilot study. 
  • Low bone mass in people living with HIV on long-term anti-retroviral therapy: A single center study in Uganda. 
  • Stakeholder perspectives towards the use of toxicants for managing wild pigs. 
  • Forecasting hand-foot-and-mouth disease cases using wavelet-based SARIMA-NNAR hybrid model. 
  • Extracellular and intracellular intermittent magnetic-fluid hyperthermia treatment of SK-Hep1 hepatocellular carcinoma cells based on magnetic nanoparticles coated with polystyrene sulfonic acid. 
  • Altitude and the distributional typology of language structure: Ejectives and beyond. 
  • Dietary iso-α-acids prevent acetaldehyde-induced liver injury through Nrf2-mediated gene expression. 
  • Association between Toxoplasma gondii seropositivity and serointensity and brain volume in adults: A cross-sectional study. 
  • Intersections between patient-provider communication and antenatal anxiety in a public healthcare setting in Pakistan. 
  • Urinary leukotrienes and histamine in patients with varying severity of acute dengue. 
  • Using extended complexity theory to test SMEs' adoption of Blockchain-based loan system. 
  • COVID-19 associated anxiety enhances tinnitus. 
  • Tolerance interval testing for assessing accuracy and precision simultaneously. 
  • Longitudinal whole-genome based comparison of carriage and infection associated Staphylococcus aureus in northern Australian dialysis clinics. 
  • Forearm muscles fatigue induced by repetitive braking on a motorcycle is best discriminated by specific kinetic parameters. 
  • Development of a humanized mouse model to analyze antibodies specific for human leukocyte antigen (HLA). 
  • A multidimensional functional fitness score has a stronger association with type 2 diabetes than obesity parameters in cross sectional data. 
  • Procalcitonin, C-reactive protein, neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin, resistin and the APTT waveform for the early diagnosis of serious bacterial infection and prediction of outcome in critically ill children. 
  • Genetic characterization of a mild isolate of papaya ringspot virus type-P (PRSV-P) and assessment of its cross-protection potential under greenhouse and field conditions. 
  • High patient acceptability but low coverage of provider-initiated HIV testing among adult outpatients with symptoms of acute infectious illness in coastal Kenya. 
  • Comparing the effect of cross-group friendship on generalized trust to its effect on prejudice: The mediating role of threat perceptions and negative affect. 
  • Analysis of the demand for gastronomic tourism in Andalusia (Spain). 
  • Molecular characterization and the mutation pattern of SARS-CoV-2 during first and second wave outbreaks in Hiroshima, Japan. 
  • Cultural adaptation of the Safety Attitudes Questionnaire - Short Form (SAQ-SF) in Poland. 
  • Information retrieval interfaces in virtual reality-A scoping review focused on current generation technology. 
  • Ecosystem service value evaluation method in a complex ecological environment: A case study of Gansu Province, China. 
  • Embankment seismic fragility assessment: A case study on Xi'an-Baoji expressway (China). 
  • Immunologic monitoring of cytomegalovirus (CMV) enzyme-linked immune absorbent spot (ELISPOT) for controlling clinically significant CMV infection in pediatric allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients. 
  • Human movement and gully erosion: Investigating feedback mechanisms using Frequency Ratio and Least Cost Path analysis in Tigray, Ethiopia. 
  • Identification of African Elephant Polyomavirus in wild elephants and the creation of a vector expressing its viral tumor antigens to transform elephant primary cells. 
  • Impact of gestational low-protein intake on embryonic kidney microRNA expression and in nephron progenitor cells of the male fetus. 
  • Recognition of child maltreatment in emergency departments in Europe: Should we do better? 
  • Associations of gamma-glutamyl transferase with cardio-metabolic diseases in people living with HIV infection in South Africa. 
  • Characteristics of HIV seroconverters in the setting of universal test and treat: Results from the SEARCH trial in rural Uganda and Kenya. 
  • Time to initiation of antenatal care and its predictors among pregnant women in Ethiopia: Cox-gamma shared frailty model. 
  • Innovative approach for potential scale-up to jump-start simplified management of sick young infants with possible serious bacterial infection when a referral is not feasible: Findings from implementation research. 
  • The mitochondrial localized CISD-3.1/CISD-3.2 proteins are required to maintain normal germline structure and function in Caenorhabditis elegans. 
  • Staying Strong Toolbox: Co-design of a physical activity and lifestyle program for Aboriginal families with Machado-Joseph disease in the Top End of Australia. 
  • Trabecular and cortical bone are unaltered in response to chronic lipopolysaccharide exposure via osmotic pumps in male and female CD-1 mice. 
  • Assessing lumbar paraspinal muscle cross-sectional area and fat composition with T1 versus T2-weighted magnetic resonance imaging: Reliability and concurrent validity. 
  • Risk of gastrointestinal cancer in patients with an elevated level of gamma-glutamyltransferase: A nationwide population-based study. 
  • Comprehensive live-cell imaging analysis of cryptotanshinone and synergistic drug-screening effects in various human and canine cancer cell lines. 
  • Resting state EEG biomarkers of cognitive decline associated with Alzheimer's disease and mild cognitive impairment. 
  • Airborne aerosol olfactory deposition contributes to anosmia in COVID-19. 
  • Triggers and alleviating factors for fatigue in Parkinson's disease. 
  • Comparative performance of SARS-CoV-2 real-time PCR diagnostic assays on samples from Lagos, Nigeria. 
  • Bivariate genome-wide association study (GWAS) of body mass index and blood pressure phenotypes in northern Chinese twins. 
  • The Brain Injury Screening Tool (BIST): Tool development, factor structure and validity. 
  • Continuous home monitoring of Parkinson's disease using inertial sensors: A systematic review. 
  • Challenges and benefits of using unstructured citizen science data to estimate seasonal timing of bird migration across large scales. 
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome and extremely preterm birth: A nationwide register-based study. 
  • Dietary quality score is positively associated with serum adiponectin level in Indonesian preschool-age children living in the urban area of Jakarta. 
  • Transgenic insertion of the cyanobacterial membrane protein ictB increases grain yield in Zea mays through increased photosynthesis and carbohydrate production. 
  • Trends and projections of under-5 mortality in Bangladesh including the effects of maternal high-risk fertility behaviours and use of healthcare services. 
  • Cumulative incidence of midline incisional hernia and its surgical treatment after radical cystectomy and urinary diversion for bladder cancer: A nation-wide population-based study. 
  • Swab pooling: A new method for large-scale RT-qPCR screening of SARS-CoV-2 avoiding sample dilution. 
  • Retraction: Catestatin Increases the Expression of Anti-Apoptotic and Pro-Angiogenetic Factors in the Post-Ischemic Hypertrophied Heart of SHR. 
  • Correction: Consumption substitution and change of household indirect energy consumption in China between 1997 and 2012. 
  • Proposal of Lentzea deserti (Okoro et al. 2010) Nouioui et al. 2018 as a later heterotypic synonym of Lentzea atacamensis (Okoro et al. 2010) Nouioui et al. 2018 and an emended description of Lentzea atacamensis. 
  • Prenylated quinolinecarboxylic acid compound-18 prevents sensory nerve fiber outgrowth through inhibition of the interleukin-31 pathway. 
  • Sustained benefits of cognitive training in children with inattention, three-year follow-up. 
  • The feeding microstructure of male and female mice. 
  • Explaining mobile government social media continuance from the valence perspective: A SEM-NN approach. 
  • Primary care providers as a critical access point to HIV information and services for African American and Latinx communities. 
  • Ranking-based hierarchical random mutation in differential evolution. 
  • Shifting entrepreneurial landscape and development performance of water startups in emerging water markets. 
  • Correction: Does behavioral thermal tolerance predict distribution pattern and habitat use in two sympatric Neotropical frogs? 
  • Susceptibility of domain experts to color manipulation indicate a need for design principles in data visualization. 
  • Self-care as a mediator between symptom-management self-efficacy and quality of life in women with breast cancer. 
  • The relation of fibromyalgia and fibromyalgia symptoms to self-reported seizures. 
  • A multi-year assessment of blacklegged tick (Ixodes scapularis) population establishment and Lyme disease risk areas in Ottawa, Canada, 2017-2019. 
  • The outcomes and decision-making process for neck lymph nodes with indeterminate fine-needle aspiration cytology. 
  • Development of a method for measuring spleen stiffness by transient elastography using a new device and ultrasound-fusion method. 
  • Prevalence and associated factors of impaired renal function and albuminuria among adult patients admitted to a hospital in Northeast Ethiopia. 
  • Disciplinary practices among orphaned children in Sub-Saharan Africa. 
  • Diphtheria outbreak in Jakarta and Tangerang, Indonesia: Epidemiological and clinical predictor factors for death. 
  • Priapism in sickle cell disease: Associations between NOS3 and EDN1 genetic polymorphisms and laboratory biomarkers. 
  • Erratum: Level of agreement between objectively determined body composition and perceived body image in 6- to 8-year-old South African children: The Body Composition-Isotope Technique study. 
  • Systematic review and meta-analysis of cohort studies of long term outdoor nitrogen dioxide exposure and mortality. 
  • Factors determining antibiotic use in the general population: A qualitative study in Spain. 
  • Validation study of the Indonesian internet addiction test among adolescents. 
  • Reliability and reproducibility of cardiac MRI quantification of peak exercise function with long-axis views. 
  • Blue-wavelength light therapy for post-traumatic brain injury sleepiness, sleep disturbance, depression, and fatigue: A systematic review and network meta-analysis. 
  • Correction: Age effect on gray matter volume changes after sleep restriction. 
  • Microbiological quality and genotoxicity of domestic water sources: A combined approach using Micro Biological Survey method and mutagenesis assay (micronucleus test) in root tips of Vicia faba in the West region of Cameroon. 
  • Visual cortex cTBS increases mixed percept duration while a-tDCS has no effect on binocular rivalry. 
  • A new CUSUM control chart under uncertainty with applications in petroleum and meteorology. 
  • Usefulness of the MALDI-TOF MS technology with membrane filter protocol for the rapid identification of microorganisms in perioperative drainage fluids of hepatobiliary pancreatic surgery. 
  • Higher plasma drug levels in elderly people living with HIV treated with darunavir. 
  • Aerosol generation and control in the dental operatory: An in vitro spectrometric study of typical clinical setups. 
  • Knockdown of Alpha-1 Antitrypsin with antisense oligonucleotide does not exacerbate smoke induced lung injury. 
  • Recombinase polymerase amplification assay combined with a dipstick-readout for rapid detection of Mycoplasma ovipneumoniae infections. 
  • Cell-free tumour DNA analysis detects copy number alterations in gastro-oesophageal cancer patients. 
  • Allelic composition of carotenoid metabolic genes in 13 founders influences carotenoid composition in juice sac tissues of fruits among Japanese citrus breeding population. 
  • Energy metabolism of pregnant zebu and crossbred zebu dairy cattle. 
  • Mobile apps for detecting falsified and substandard drugs: A systematic review. 
  • Evaluation of the ocular surface mycobiota in clinically normal horses. 
  • Spatiotemporal differentiation of urban-rural income disparity and its driving force in the Yangtze River Economic Belt during 2000-2017. 
  • Establishment of the TALE-code reveals aberrantly activated homeobox gene PBX1 in Hodgkin lymphoma. 
  • Knowledge, attitudes, and practices of seasonal influenza vaccination in healthcare workers, Honduras. 
  • Development of sub-tropically adapted diverse provitamin-A rich maize inbreds through marker-assisted pedigree selection, their characterization and utilization in hybrid breeding. 
  • Goal sharing with others modulates the sense of agency and motor accuracy in social contexts. 
  • Uganda's "EID Systems Strengthening" model produces significant gains in testing, linkage, and retention of HIV-exposed and infected infants: An impact evaluation. 
  • Strategies for retention of heterosexual men in HIV care in sub-Saharan Africa: A systematic review. 
  • Genetic population subdivision of the blue swimming crab (Portunus pelagicus) across Indonesia inferred from mitochondrial DNA: Implication to sustainable fishery. 
  • The regulation of Hypoxia-Inducible Factor-1 (HIF-1alpha) expression by Protein Disulfide Isomerase (PDI). 
  • Integration of metabolomics and existing omics data reveals new insights into phytoplasma-induced metabolic reprogramming in host plants. 
  • Prognostic value of variables derived from heart rate variability in patients with traumatic brain injury after decompressive surgery. 
  • Experiences, distress and burden among neurologists in Norway during the COVID-19 pandemic. 
  • Is it feasible to detect FLOSS version release events from textual messages? A case study on Stack Overflow. 
  • Uncovering re-traumatization experiences of torture survivors in somatic health care: A qualitative systematic review. 
  • Optimising weight-loss interventions in cancer patients-A systematic review and network meta-analysis. 
  • Polygenic risk score validation using Korean genomes of 265 early-onset acute myocardial infarction patients and 636 healthy controls. 
  • Use of advanced PET-volume metrics predicts risk of local recurrence and overall survival in anal cancer. 
  • Hypothetical acceptability of hospital-based post-mortem pediatric minimally invasive tissue sampling in Malawi: The role of complex social relationships. 
  • Pathways to service access for pre-eclampsia and eclampsia in rural Bangladesh: Exploring women's care-seeking. 
  • Novel three-dimensional biochip pulmonary sarcoidosis model. 
  • Concordance of SVR12, SVR24 and SVR durability in Taiwanese chronic hepatitis C patients with direct-acting antivirals. 
  • Clinical characteristics and prognosis of patients with Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia without a compromised illness. 
  • Carriage rates and antimicrobial sensitivity of pneumococci in the upper respiratory tract of children less than ten years old, in a north Indian rural community. 
  • Short-term occupations at high elevation during the Middle Paleolithic at Kalavan 2 (Republic of Armenia). 
  • An indigenous Saccharomyces uvarum population with high genetic diversity dominates uninoculated Chardonnay fermentations at a Canadian winery. 
  • Tai Chi practitioners have lower fall risks under dual-task conditions during stair descending. 
  • Disposal practices of expired and unused medications among households in Mwanza, Tanzania. 
  • Pulsed electromagnetic field (PEMF) transiently stimulates the rate of mineralization in a 3-dimensional ring culture model of osteogenesis. 
  • Patient choice improves self-efficacy and intention to complete tuberculosis preventive therapy in a routine HIV program setting in Uganda. 
  • Rotavirus breakthrough infections responsible for gastroenteritis in vaccinated infants who presented with acute diarrhoea at University Teaching Hospitals, Children's Hospital in 2016, in Lusaka Zambia. 
  • Variation of vital signs with potential to influence the performance of qSOFA scoring in the Ethiopian general population at different altitudes of residency: A multisite cross-sectional study. 
  • Survival in untreated hepatocellular carcinoma: A national cohort study. 
  • DOCK11 and DENND2A play pivotal roles in the maintenance of hepatitis B virus in host cells. 
  • Preclinical testing of small diameter Descemet membrane endothelial keratoplasty grafts to increase tissue availability. 
  • Prevalence of first adolescent pregnancy and its associated factors in sub-Saharan Africa: A multi-country analysis. 
  • Comparative analysis of stress distribution in one-piece and two-piece implants with narrow and extra-narrow diameters: A finite element study. 
  • Evaluating equality in prescribing Novel Oral Anticoagulants (NOACs) in England: The protocol of a Bayesian small area analysis. 
  • Predicting mortality of patients with acute kidney injury in the ICU using XGBoost model. 
  • The effect of central bank communication on sovereign bond yields: The case of Hungary. 
  • Hypersensitivity reactions to multiple anti-tuberculosis drugs. 
  • Brazilian version of the Personal Report of Communication Apprehension: Cross-cultural adaptation and psychometric evaluation among healthcare students. 
  • Jaguar movement behavior: using trajectories and association rule mining algorithms to unveil behavioral states and social interactions. 
  • Hematological and biochemical abnormalities associated with severe forms of COVID-19: A retrospective single-center study from Morocco. 
  • In vivo effects of olive oil and trans-fatty acids on miR-134, miR-132, miR-124-1, miR-9-3 and mTORC1 gene expression in a DMBA-treated mouse model. 
  • Niche construction mediates climate effects on recovery of tundra heathlands after extreme event. 
  • Gene expression profiles of liver cancer cell lines reveal two hepatocyte-like and fibroblast-like clusters. 
  • Knowledge and practice on prevention of mosquito-borne diseases in livestock-keeping and non-livestock-keeping communities in Hanoi city, Vietnam: A mixed-method study. 
  • Latent Dirichlet allocation model for world trade analysis. 
  • Complex evolution in Aphis gossypii group (Hemiptera: Aphididae), evidence of primary host shift and hybridization between sympatric species. 
  • Public attitudes towards people who stutter in South Egypt. 
  • Symptom perception and functioning in patients with advanced cancer. 
  • The role of family meal frequency in common mental disorders in children and adolescents over eight months of follow-up. 
  • Single stranded DNA annealing is a conserved activity of telomere resolvases. 
  • SLAM-based augmented reality for the assessment of short-term spatial memory. A comparative study of visual versus tactile stimuli. 
  • Patient safety culture and associated factors among health care professionals at public hospitals in Dessie town, north east Ethiopia, 2019. 
  • Analysis of CEPH-accredited DrPH programs in the United States: A mixed-methods study. 
  • Safety, efficacy and airway complications of the flexible laryngeal mask airway in functional endoscopic sinus surgery: A retrospective study of 6661 patients. 
  • Heterogeneity of multiple sclerosis lesions in fast diffusional kurtosis imaging. 
  • Low use of condom and high STI incidence among men who have sex with men in PrEP programs. 
  • Involvement of GLUT1 and GLUT3 in the growth of canine melanoma cells. 
  • Relationship of common hemodynamic and respiratory target parameters with brain tissue oxygen tension in the absence of hypoxemia or hypotension after cardiac arrest: A post-hoc analysis of an experimental study using a pig model. 
  • Frequency of five Escherichia Coli pathotypes in Iranian adults and children with acute diarrhea. 
  • Location, location, location: Feeding site affects aphid performance by altering access and quality of nutrients. 
  • Are the factors associated with overweight/general obesity and abdominal obesity different depending on menopausal status? 
  • Comparison of extracellular vesicle isolation and storage methods using high-sensitivity flow cytometry. 
  • Multithreaded variant calling in elPrep 5. 
  • Maximal surgical resection and adjuvant surgical technique to prolong the survival of adult patients with thalamic glioblastoma. 
  • 'Candidatus Phytoplasma asteris' subgroups display distinct disease progression dynamics during the carrot growing season. 
  • 76-year decline and recovery of aspen mediated by contrasting fire regimes: Long-unburned, infrequent and frequent mixed-severity wildfire. 
  • Hair chemicals may increase breast cancer risk: A meta-analysis of 210319 subjects from 14 studies. 
  • The ubiquinone synthesis pathway is a promising drug target for Chagas disease. 
  • Development and use of miRNA-derived SSR markers for the study of genetic diversity, population structure, and characterization of genotypes for breeding heat tolerant wheat varieties. 
  • Urban-rural differences in COVID-19 exposures and outcomes in the South: A preliminary analysis of South Carolina. 
  • Wheat rust epidemics damage Ethiopian wheat production: A decade of field disease surveillance reveals national-scale trends in past outbreaks. 
  • Measuring cognitive fusion through the Cognitive Fusion Questionnaire-7: Measurement invariance across non-clinical and clinical psychological samples. 
  • Improved cryopreservation of in vitro produced bovine embryos using FGF2, LIF, and IGF1. 
  • Correction: Kernel methods and their derivatives: Concept and perspectives for the earth system sciences. 
  • Sustained release buprenorphine effectively attenuates postoperative hypersensitivity in an incisional pain model in neonatal rats (Rattus norvegicus). 
  • Pten regulates collagen fibrillogenesis by fibroblasts through SPARC. 
  • Hospital discharge data is not accurate enough to monitor the incidence of postpartum hemorrhage. 
  • Feasibility of using an energy balance to measure evapotranspiration in green stormwater infrastructure. 
  • Factors associated with under-reporting of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma in cause-of-death records: A comparative study of two national databases in France from 2008 to 2012. 
  • C-reactive protein reduction post treatment is associated with improved survival in atezolizumab (anti-PD-L1) treated non-small cell lung cancer patients. 
  • Outcomes following medical termination versus prolonged pregnancy in women with severe preeclampsia before 26 weeks. 
  • Effects of COVID-19 government travel restrictions on mobility in a rural border area of Northern Thailand: A mobile phone tracking study. 
  • Ultrasound imaging identifies life history variation in resident Cutthroat Trout. 
  • Pregnant women's daily patterns of well-being before and during the COVID-19 pandemic in Finland: Longitudinal monitoring through smartwatch technology. 
  • Social isolation induces hyperactivity and exploration in aged female mice. 
  • Uncovering potential host proteins and pathways that may interact with eukaryotic short linear motifs in viral proteins of MERS, SARS and SARS2 coronaviruses that infect humans. 
  • Patients' experiences and perceptions of Guillain-Barré syndrome: A systematic review and meta-synthesis of qualitative research. 
  • Carbogen inhalation during non-convulsive status epilepticus: A quantitative exploratory analysis of EEG recordings. 
  • Negligible-cost microfluidic device fabrication using 3D-printed interconnecting channel scaffolds. 
  • Comparing driving behavior of humans and autonomous driving in a professional racing simulator. 
  • Facial shape affects self-perceived facial attractiveness. 
  • Patient and allograft outcomes after kidney transplant for the Indigenous patients in the United States. 
  • One size does not fit all: Assuming the same normal body temperature for everyone is not justified. 
  • Uptake of complete postnatal care services and its determinants among rural women in Southern Ethiopia: Community-based cross-sectional study based on the current WHO recommendation. 
  • Protection of dopamine neurons by CDNF and neurturin variant N4 against MPP+ in dissociated cultures from rat mesencephalon. 
  • Beneficial effects of choir singing on cognition and well-being of older adults: Evidence from a cross-sectional study. 
  • Promoting sensitive parenting in 'at-risk' mothers and fathers: A UK outcome study of Mellow Babies, a group-based early intervention program for parents and their babies. 
  • Effect of meteorological factors on the activity of influenza in Chongqing, China, 2012-2019. 
  • Digital contact-tracing during the Covid-19 pandemic: An analysis of newspaper coverage in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. 
  • Open-source RNA extraction and RT-qPCR methods for SARS-CoV-2 detection. 
  • Individual variation in role construal predicts responses to third-party biases in hiring contexts. 
  • Anti-inflammatory activity of soluble chito-oligosaccharides (CHOS) on VitD3-induced human THP-1 monocytes. 
  • Substitutional landscape of a split fluorescent protein fragment using high-density peptide microarrays. 
  • Improved exclusive breastfeeding rates in preterm infants after a neonatal nurse training program focusing on six breastfeeding-supportive clinical practices. 
  • Short birth spacing and its association with maternal educational status, contraceptive use, and duration of breastfeeding in Ethiopia. A systematic review and meta-analysis. 
  • Covid-19 in outpatients-Is fever a useful indicator for SARS-CoV-2 infection? 
  • Correction: Exploring on the climate regionalization of Qinling-Daba mountains based on Geodetector-SVM model. 
  • Correction: Profiles of Plasmodium falciparum infections detected by microscopy through the first year of life in Kintampo a high transmission area of Ghana. 
  • Deep learning framework for subject-independent emotion detection using wireless signals. 
  • Jumps and Cojumps analyses of major and minor cryptocurrencies. 
  • Mycoplasma agassizii, an opportunistic pathogen of tortoises, shows very little genetic variation across the Mojave and Sonoran Deserts. 
  • Rational design of multi epitope-based subunit vaccine by exploring MERS-COV proteome: Reverse vaccinology and molecular docking approach. 
  • Biallelic loss-of-function in NRAP is a cause of recessive dilated cardiomyopathy. 
  • Exploratory study on the psychological impact of COVID-19 on the general Brazilian population. 
  • OCLSTM: Optimized convolutional and long short-term memory neural network model for protein secondary structure prediction. 
  • Relapse and post-discharge body composition of children treated for acute malnutrition using a simplified, combined protocol: A nested cohort from the ComPAS RCT. 
  • Untangling the complexity of market competition in consumer goods-A complex Hilbert PCA analysis. 
  • Heat-stability study of various insulin types in tropical temperature conditions: New insights towards improving diabetes care. 
  • Outcomes of NAFLD and MAFLD: Results from a community-based, prospective cohort study. 
  • Exploring 3D miniatures with action simulations by finger gestures: Study of a new embodied design for blind and sighted children. 
  • In-hospital mortality from severe COVID-19 in a tertiary care center in Mexico City; causes of death, risk factors and the impact of hospital saturation. 
  • A systematic review and activation likelihood estimation meta-analysis of the central innervation of the lower urinary tract: Pelvic floor motor control and micturition. 
  • Incident mobility disability, parkinsonism, and mortality in community-dwelling older adults. 
  • A new formulation of compartmental epidemic modelling for arbitrary distributions of incubation and removal times. 
  • Analysis of the operating conditions for UAV-based on-board antenna radiation pattern measurement systems. 
  • Heightened immigration enforcement impacts US citizens' birth outcomes: Evidence from early ICE interventions in North Carolina. 
  • Climate change risk perception in the USA and alignment with sustainable travel behaviours. 
  • Consequences of COVID19-pandemic lockdown on Italian occupational physicians' psychosocial health. 
  • The three NADH dehydrogenases of Pseudomonas aeruginosa: Their roles in energy metabolism and links to virulence. 
  • Applying machine learning and geolocation techniques to social media data (Twitter) to develop a resource for urban planning. 
  • The effect of spokesperson attribution on public health message sharing during the COVID-19 pandemic. 
  • Spatial distribution of advanced stage diagnosis and mortality of breast cancer: Socioeconomic and health service offer inequalities in Brazil. 
  • Multidisciplinary discovery of ancient restoration using a rare mud carapace on a mummified individual from late New Kingdom Egypt. 
  • Diatom community structure in relation to environmental factors in human influenced rivers and streams in tropical Africa. 
  • Neologisms are epidemic: Modeling the life cycle of neologisms in China 2008-2016. 
  • Development of a web tool to increase research literacy in underserved populations through public library partnerships. 
  • Water, sanitation, and hygiene conditions and prevalence of intestinal parasitosis among primary school children in Dessie City, Ethiopia. 
  • Risk factors for ≥high-grade anal intraepithelial lesions in MSM living with HIV and the response to topical and surgical treatments. 
  • Determinants of severe acute malnutrition among under 5 children in Satar community of Jhapa, Nepal. 
  • Survival outcomes are associated with genomic instability in luminal breast cancers. 
  • A new root-knot nematode, Meloidogyne vitis sp. nov. (Nematoda: Meloidogynidae), parasitizing grape in Yunnan. 
  • Mental health and psychosocial support strategies in highly contagious emerging disease outbreaks of substantial public concern: A systematic scoping review. 
  • Longitudinal telomere length and body composition in healthy term-born infants during the first two years of life. 
  • Prognosis of colorectal cancer in Tikur Anbessa Specialized Hospital, the only oncology center in Ethiopia. 
  • Quantitative analysis of spontaneous sociality in children's group behavior during nursery activity. 
  • General medical publications during COVID-19 show increased dissemination despite lower validation. 
  • Risk factors and clinical prediction formula for the evaluation of obstructive sleep apnea in Asian adults. 
  • Dynamics of nitrogen and phosphorus accumulation and their stoichiometry along a chronosequence of forest primary succession in the Hailuogou Glacier retreat area, eastern Tibetan Plateau. 
  • HIV testing uptake and prevalence among hospitalized older adults in Togo: A cross-sectional study. 
  • Combined glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitor therapy with ticagrelor for patients with acute coronary syndrome. 
  • A PCR plus restriction enzyme-based technique for detecting target-enzyme mutations at position Pro-106 in glyphosate-resistant Lolium perenne. 
  • Clinical and whole genome characterization of SARS-CoV-2 in India. 
  • Early differences in dynamic uptake of 68Ga-PSMA-11 in primary prostate cancer: A test-retest study. 
  • Validation of a novel multiplex real-time PCR assay for Trypanosoma cruzi detection and quantification in açai pulp. 
  • The unspoken reality of gender bias in surgery: A qualitative systematic review. 
  • Assessing the impact of group antenatal care on gestational length in Rwanda: A cluster-randomized trial. 
  • Nutritional status and activities of daily living in patients with Parkinson's disease. 
  • Altered central pain processing in fibromyalgia-A multimodal neuroimaging case-control study using arterial spin labelling. 
  • Development of photosynthetic carbon fixation model using multi-excitation wavelength fast repetition rate fluorometry in Lake Biwa. 
  • Health-related quality of life of middle-aged and elderly people with hypertension: A cross-sectional survey from a rural area in China. 
  • Representation of Parkinson's disease and atypical Parkinson's syndromes in the Czech Republic-A nationwide retrospective study. 
  • Fibroblast Growth Factor 9 (FGF9) negatively regulates the early stage of chondrogenic differentiation. 
  • Cross-effect of TRPV1 and EP3 receptor on coughs and bronchopulmonary C-neural activities. 
  • Antibiofilm and antipersister activity of acetic acid against extensively drug resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAW1. 
  • The impact of different Zinc (Zn) levels on growth and nutrient uptake of Basil (Ocimum basilicum L.) grown under salinity stress. 
  • Changes in contraceptive and sexual behaviours among unmarried young people in Nigeria: Evidence from nationally representative surveys. 
  • Size, not temperature, drives cyclopoid copepod predation of invasive mosquito larvae. 
  • Interdependencies between acoustic and high-speed videoendoscopy parameters. 
  • Comparative evaluation of conventional and modified frontalis muscle flap advancement techniques in the treatment of severe congenital ptosis: A retrospective cohort study. 
  • Conspecific and heterospecific grass litter effects on seedling emergence and growth in ragwort (Jacobaea vulgaris). 
  • Phenotypic and genotypic virulence features of staphylococcal strains isolated from difficult-to-treat skin and soft tissue infections. 
  • Can respondent driven sampling be used to recruit new mothers? A mixed methods study in metropolitan Washington DC. 
  • HER2-intronic miR-4728-5p facilitates HER2 expression and accelerates cell proliferation and migration by targeting EBP1 in breast cancer. 
  • Ethics of emerging infectious disease outbreak responses: Using Ebola virus disease as a case study of limited resource allocation. 
  • Application of a simulation model to the prognosis of material loss in wood processing. 
  • Young people's attitudes towards wife-beating: Analysis of the Ghana demographic and health survey 2014. 
  • Semi-Siamese U-Net for separation of lung and heart bioimpedance images: A simulation study of thorax EIT. 
  • Development of a coronavirus disease 2019 nonhuman primate model using airborne exposure. 
  • An integrative process model of resilience in an academic context: Resilience resources, coping strategies, and positive adaptation. 
  • Exposure to asylum seekers and changing support for the radical right: A natural experiment in the Netherlands. 
  • High-level expression of the monomeric SARS-CoV-2 S protein RBD 320-537 in stably transfected CHO cells by the EEF1A1-based plasmid vector. 
  • Trajectory of smoking behavior change among Chinese immigrant smokers. 
  • Short-term outcomes of pubertal suppression in a selected cohort of 12 to 15 year old young people with persistent gender dysphoria in the UK. 
  • The impact of Covid-19-related distress on general health, oral behaviour, psychosocial features, disability and pain intensity in a cohort of Italian patients with temporomandibular disorders. 
  • Economic evaluation of Health Extension Program packages in Ethiopia. 
  • Comparing immigration status and health patterns between Latinos and Asians: Evidence from the Survey of Income and Program Participation. 
  • Development and performance evaluation of a rapid in-house ELISA for retrospective serosurveillance of SARS-CoV-2. 
  • Vasomotor action of androgens in the mesenteric artery of hypertensive rats. Role of perivascular innervation. 
  • Negative self-appraisal: Personal reasons for dying as indicators of suicidality. 
  • Motor function is the primary driver of the associations of sarcopenia and physical frailty with adverse health outcomes in community-dwelling older adults. 
  • Do young dating app users and non-users differ in mating orientations? 
  • Psychosocial impacts of COVID-19 in the Guinean population. An online cross-sectional survey. 
  • Quantitative proteomic analysis identified differentially expressed proteins with tail/rump fat deposition in Chinese thin- and fat-tailed lambs. 
  • Sex-related differences in the effects of nutritional status and body composition on functional disability in the elderly. 
  • Dynamic academic networking concept and its links with English language skills and research productivity-non-Anglophone context. 
  • The Snail transcription factor CES-1 regulates glutamatergic behavior in C. elegans. 
  • Electrocardiographic and echocardiographic abnormalities in urban African people living with HIV in South Africa. 
  • The role of aquaporin-4 in optic nerve head astrocytes in experimental glaucoma. 
  • Mitigating the impact of COVID-19 on tuberculosis and HIV services: A cross-sectional survey of 669 health professionals in 64 low and middle-income countries. 
  • Physical and mental health outcomes including behavior and attitudes in people having social contacts with COVID-19 patients. 
  • Leptin improves the in vitro development of preimplantation rabbit embryos under oxidative stress of cryopreservation. 
  • Limitations in the implementation of control measures for bovine paratuberculosis in infected Swiss dairy and beef herds. 
  • Cost-effectiveness of the long-acting regimen cabotegravir plus rilpivirine for the treatment of HIV-1 and its potential impact on adherence and viral transmission: A modelling study. 
  • A Delphi study to explore and gain consensus regarding the most important barriers and facilitators affecting physiotherapist and pharmacist non-medical prescribing. 
  • Influence of sex, age, and education on mood profile clusters. 
  • Anemia in tuberculosis cases: A biomarker of severity? 
  • White blood cell count and incidence of hypertension in the general Japanese population: ISSA-CKD study. 
  • A transcriptomic analysis of sugarcane response to Leifsonia xyli subsp. xyli infection. 
  • A cohort analysis of survival and outcomes in severely anaemic children with moderate to severe acute malnutrition in Malawi. 
  • Addressless: A new internet server model to prevent network scanning. 
  • Development of a modular stress management platform (Performance Edge VR) and a pilot efficacy trial of a bio-feedback enhanced training module for controlled breathing. 
  • Pentraxin 3 is more accurate than C-reactive protein for Takayasu arteritis activity assessment: A systematic review and meta-analysis. 
  • Mixed methods exploration of Ghanaian women's domestic work, childcare and effects on their mental health. 
  • Testing the effect of pollen exine rupture on metabarcoding with Illumina sequencing. 
  • A breeding pool of ideas: Analyzing interdisciplinary collaborations at the Complex Systems Summer School. 
  • Graded exercise test with or without load carriage similarly measures maximal oxygen uptake in young males and females. 
  • Association between metabolically healthy obesity/overweight and cardiovascular disease risk: A representative cohort study in Taiwan. 
  • Assessment of pressure-volume relations in univentricular hearts: Comparison of obtainment by real-time 3D echocardiography and mini pressure-wire with conductance technology. 
  • Intrinsic growth heterogeneity of mouse leukemia cells underlies differential susceptibility to a growth-inhibiting anticancer drug. 
  • Assessment of a small-scale fishery: Lane Snapper (Lutjanus synagris) using a length metric method. 
  • Pet owners' and veterinarians' perceptions of information exchange and clinical decision-making in companion animal practice. 
  • Sustained functional benefits after a single set of injections with abobotulinumtoxinA using a 2-mL injection volume in adults with cervical dystonia: 12-week results from a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled phase 3b study. 
  • Investor attention and cryptocurrency: Evidence from the Bitcoin market. 
  • Force-velocity profiling in athletes: Reliability and agreement across methods. 
  • Game theory to enhance stock management of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) during the COVID-19 outbreak. 
  • Pseudomonas aeruginosa induces p38MAP kinase-dependent IL-6 and CXCL8 release from bronchial epithelial cells via a Syk kinase pathway. 
  • Excitable actin dynamics and amoeboid cell migration. 
  • Coastal drowning: A scoping review of burden, risk factors, and prevention strategies. 
  • TEM image restoration from fast image streams. 
  • One-spot synthesis of FeOOH/rGO composites by ferrous-ion-induced self-assembly of graphene oxides with different degrees of oxidation. 
  • Treating Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM) with super hyperfractionated radiation therapy: Implication of temporal dose fractionation optimization including cancer stem cell dynamics. 
  • Simulation-based what-if analysis for controlling the spread of Covid-19 in universities. 
  • Oral health-seeking behavior among different population groups in Enugu Nigeria. 
  • A pilot study on ecological momentary assessment in asylum-seeking children and adolescents resettled to Germany: Investigating compliance, post-migration factors, and the relation between daily mood, sleep patterns, and mental health. 
  • Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on mobility in ten countries and associated perceived risk for all transport modes. 
  • Machine learning model for predicting severity prognosis in patients infected with COVID-19: Study protocol from COVID-AI Brasil. 
  • Targeted next-generation sequencing-based detection of microsatellite instability in colorectal carcinomas. 
  • Regional anesthesia educational material utilization varies by World Bank income category: A mobile health application data study. 
  • Generating evidence on screening, diagnosis and management of non-communicable diseases during pregnancy; a scoping review of current gap and practice in India with a comparison of Asian context. 
  • Femoral neck strain prediction during level walking using a combined musculoskeletal and finite element model approach. 
  • Genetic diversity of maize landraces from the South-West of France. 
  • Transcriptomic analyses show that 24-epibrassinolide (EBR) promotes cold tolerance in cotton seedlings. 
  • Time-varying properties of asymmetric volatility and multifractality in Bitcoin. 
  • Prevalence of unintended pregnancy and its associated factors: Evidence from six south Asian countries. 
  • A drug repurposing screen identifies hepatitis C antivirals as inhibitors of the SARS-CoV2 main protease. 
  • Comparing phonological and orthographic networks: A multiplex analysis. 
 
 

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