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    • TGF-β1-induced Chloride Channel Activity and Migration of Human Eosinophils 

      Moore, Benjamin
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2009)
      Asthma is a chronic disease of the airways characterized by airway hyperresponsiveness, airway inflammation, and airway remodeling. Eosinophils migrate to the airways and play a significant role in the pathogenesis of ...
    • TH17 Cells and Suppressor of Cytokine Signaling in House Dust Mite Model of Asthma: Effect of by FLT-3 Ligand 

      Stallworth, Arthur L.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2009)
      Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disorder of the airways. In this disease an allergic reaction occurs that shifts T-helper (Th) cells towards a Th2 subtype response to innocuous antigen characterized by a predominant ...
    • The Theme of Search in May Swenson's Poetry 

      Davenport, Mary Aaron O.S.B.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1969)
      May Swenson, a Utah native and a New York City resident, is a relatively unknown contemporary American poet who is beginning to gain momentum in literary circles. Her poetry can best be described as gay and sober, enlightening ...
    • Theodore Roosevelt and Wilhelm II: Personal Relationships 

      Fleischman, Joseph P.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1965)
      A student would hardly have to read Macchiavelli's The Prince in order to be convinced that national self-interest has been the prime consideration in the formulation of a nation's foreign policy. This all-important factor ...
    • Theodoret and the Greek Pagan Writers 

      Vossman, Edwin A.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1932)
      The object of this thesis, entitled "Theodoret and the Greek Pagan Writers," has been to determine how much Theodoret, a Christian writer of the fourth and fifth centuries, knew about the Greek pagan writers in so far as ...
    • The Theology of George Eliot 

      Robertson, Norma Forbes
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1941)
      Christian theology has always paralleled great intellectual movements and leading developments of Literature. The close mental relations of Christian doctrine with Platonism and Neo-Platonism, Greek and Roman classic ...
    • Theotokos and Other Stories About Love 

      Bouzis, Rachel
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2013)
      “Theotokos” and Other Stories About Love is a collection of short fiction. The first and titular story of the collection, “Theotokos,” describes an elderly Greek woman’s journey to convince any one of her five busy children ...
    • Thermal Coefficients and their Relation to the Onsacer Coefficients 

      Chen, Chunote W.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1976)
      Nonequilibrium thermodynamics is a phenomenological theory of matter, which describes the behavior of a system due to differences within the system or between the system and its surroundings. These differences give rise ...
    • Thermal coefficients and their relation to the Onsager coefficients 

      Chen, Chungte W.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1976)
      Nonequilibrium thermodynamics is a phenomenological theory of matter, which describes the behavior of a system due to differences within the system or between the system and its surroundings. These differences give rise ...
    • They Inadvertently Forgot the Midwives: Autoethnography of a Midwife in the Early 21st Century 

      McFarland, Ann Kristienne
      (Laura Heinemann: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      The anthropological research on midwifery is extensive. It often, though, presents a view of the midwife struggling to maintain her commitment to childbirth without routine medical intervention in the face of a persistent ...
    • Thomas Hardy's Concept of Woman as One of the Destructive Forces of the Universe 

      Friis, Kirsten
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1969)
      "To write criticism about Hardy is to encounter uncertainties, embarrassments, challenges and revisions as opposed to criticism of Jane Austen, George Eliot, and Joseph Conrad whose positions have been established." The ...
    • Thou Shall Not Suffer a Witch to Live: A History of Witchcraft in Scotland During the Reigns of James VI and Charles I, 1563-1649 

      Maciejewski, Cynthia Helen
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1973)
      Since the beginning of time, man has believed in forces possessing far greater powers than he, forces which could control his life either for his benefit or for his destruction. These forces soon took on names but were ...
    • Three Comic Characters of Washington Irving: His Distinct Contribution to World Literature 

      Neville, Elizabeth C.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1948)
      (First paragraph) The writings of Washington Irving enrich world literature with a laughter that is both subtle and gay. His works afford a perennial source of good wholesome humor for every reader from youth to old age. ...
    • Three Viewpoints on the Agricultural Problem, 1920-1933: An Analysis 

      Schwieso, Robert Francis
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1963)
      The Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1933 marks a revolutionary change in American agriculture. For the first time the American farmer accepted the Federal Government as a regulating agency. He recognized the need for federal ...
    • A Topical History of Elementary Mathematics 

      Searson, Maud Hogue A.B.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1936)
      The problem in this thesis is to present a brief history of topics in elementary mathematics written in language that is within the comprehension of, and fitted to the interest of the average high school pupil. Much ...
    • Total Lightning Within Mesoscale Banded Snow 

      Ellis, April A.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2014)
      Lightning morphology during thundersnow storms is not fully understood due to the infrequent occurrence and lack of lightning sensing equipment capable of detecting total lightning. This is especially true for thundersnow ...
    • Total Management Information System 

      Lugert, George A.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
      "Total Management Information System" is becoming a popular phrase in data processing and management areas. The data processing people see a vast new area to expand their new system concepts. Management reaction varies ...
    • Towards an Anthropology of Service-Learning: An Exploration of the Impact of a Cross-Cultural, Service-Learning Experience on Health Professional Students 

      Gleason, Andrew Francis
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      In the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program at Creighton University, students have the opportunity to participate in a clinical rotation, better described as a cross-cultural, service-learning program, in the Dominican ...
    • The Toxicity of Chlorhexidins on Mammalian Connective Tissue and Vasculature 

      Boudro, Martin Anthony
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1975)
      During one episode in the British quest for antimalarial agents a class of compounds was discovered to have antibacterial activity. Investigators at Imperial Chemical Industries Ltd., Manchester, England found that certain ...
    • The Tracing of Higher Plane Curves 

      Fitzpatrick, John Dennis
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1933)
      When one has studied analytic geometry, calculus and kindred branches of mathematics which depend to a certain extent upon the construction of loci he is confronted with the difficulty of determining a fairly accurate ...