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EGFR deficiency results in defective hair follicle cycling, resistance to chemotherapy-induced alopecia, and cutaneous inflammation
(Creighton University, 2011-12-13)
Treatment of cancer patients with epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) inhibitors causes perifollicular inflammation in the skin. Mouse models with EGFR deficiency predicted this folliculitis and revealed that abrogation ...
Preparation and Characterization of Methylglyoxal Nanoparticulate Drug Delivery System
(Creighton University, 2011-09-14)
The current investigation involves preparation and characterization of a nanoparticulate drug delivery system which contains a model hydrophilic drug. The drug chosen for the purposes of these studies is methylglyoxal, ...
The Womb in The Waste Land: Abortion as Social Failure in “A Game of Chess” * Another Radical Feminism: In Defense of the Woman-Mother *Love in the Convent: Female Friendship and the Failure of Marriage in The History of the Nun
(Creighton University, 2011-05-06)
THE WOMB IN THE WASTE LAND: ABORTION AS SOCIAL FAILURE IN “A GAME OF CHESS” is most concerned with T.S. Eliot’s use of the residents in the aforementioned sequence to communicate his idea that public discourse in England ...
Poetry, Prose, and Music
(Creighton University, 2011-05-10)
Contains three papers that together comprise my thesis: "A Song of Good Life": Revelry and Revelation in Shakespeare's Music; "Country Chat": Jane Barker's Pastoral; and The Nature of (Flawed) Gifts in The Golden Bowl
Solid Lipid Nanoparticulate Formulation for ifosfamide: Development and Characterization
(Creighton University, 2011-04-07)
The present research focuses on the development and characterization of a delivery system for ifosfamide to enhance its stability and sustaining in vitro release. Solid lipid nanoparticles (SLNs) of ifosfamide were developed ...
Novel sustained release formulation of leveodopa-dendrimer conjugate
(Creighton University, 2011-07-20)
Fibrillation of alpha synuclein (AS) leading to the formation of Lew body has been ubiquitously reported in many geriatrics disorders such as Parkinson's disease (PD), Alzheimer's disease, and other neurodegenerative ...
Surface Modified Solid Lipid Curcumin Nanoparticles For Oral Delivery
(Creighton University, 2011-08)
Curcumin is a naturally available polyphenolic compound that has demonstrated chemotherapeutic effects in several carcinogenic models as well as pre-clinical trials. However, its poor oral bioavailability due to extremely ...
(Creighton University, 2011-08-08)
Author’s Note|This project came about from reading literacy narratives through Rhetoric and Composition courses at Creighton University. These narratives made me think about my own literacies, and the way my family and ...
Committing The Military Today: Is The Powell Or Mullen Doctrine Most Relevant?
(Creighton University, 2011-04-20)
This thesis examines what criteria Presidents should use when considering the use of force to pursue the national interest. The decision to commit troops is the most important decision a president makes because the cost ...
An Examination of National Factors That Influence Levels of Perceived Intellectual Property Protection
(Creighton University, 2011-04-07)
This paper analyzes factors that influence perceived intellectual property (IP) protection, as approximated by a sub-index of the World Economic Forum’s Global Competitiveness Report. The study is conducted for 134 countries ...