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    • Catecholamine Synthesis by Cultured Beating Rat-Heart Cells 

      Henning, John Frederick
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
      Techniques for culturing heart cells in vitro have until recent years been limited to inflexible experiments utilizing plasma clots, serum, and tissue extracts on heart tissue obtained from embryonic sources. Carrel (1912; ...
    • Catholic Character Training in the Higher Grades of the Elementary School 

      Berger , M. Natalia O.S.B.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1939)
      Catholic schools have at their disposal, through the Catholic religion, infinite resources for the formation of character. Religious doctrines, infallibly true, may be taught without apology and in limitless ways; the ...
    • Catholic Education in Omaha, Past, Present and Future 

      Ostdiek, Joseph H.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1927)
      The history of Catholic education in Omaha seems to have claimed hut little consideration in the past. The lasting deeds of the pioneers in education accomplished at the expense of sweat and blood and often in the face of ...
    • The Catholic Element in English Poetry 

      McInerney, Mary Patrice
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1929)
      "Poetry is the soul in vision, in flight, in ecstasy; its charm is tangible’ only by the soul." This definition of poetry gives the sum total of its essence. Poetry reguires(sic) soul appreciation. There is something of ...
    • Catholic Elementary School Principal Induction: An Investigation of Diocesan Supports for Competent, Confident Leadership 

      Gross, Patrick M.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      Catholic schools play an important role in the United States’ educational landscape, forwarding a model of excellence in education, providing school choice, lowering overall public education costs, and central to their ...
    • Catholic Parents' Clubs as an Agency for Guidance 

      Lenz, Leo
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1952)
      The Initial, impetus for the present work arose from a practical problem. To the writer was given the assignment of organizing an association whereby the parents of ease eight hundred Catholic high school students might ...
    • Catholic Poles in Omaha 

      Stygar, Mary Martina, O.S.F.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1935)
      The history of Polish immigration may be divided into three periods: that before 1850, that from 1850 to 1880, and that since 1880. The first is marked by no considerable influx, but by scattered individuals rescued from ...
    • The Catholic School Sustainability Crisis: Perceptions of Parish-Based, Elementary Catholic School Principals from Northern California 

      Jordan, Nancy
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2016)
      Catholic schools have closed at a significant rate over the past several decades. The purpose of this dissertation was to give voice to parish-based, elementary Catholic school principals on the school sustainability crisis ...
    • Catholic Teaching in Patmore’s The Angel in the House and the Unknown Eros 

      Harmel, M. Bertilla O.S.B.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1937)
      The world of today, as at various times in the past, seems to be at a crucial point. This age of science, which was to make man supreme, has apparently only enslaved him through the radical social and religious changes it ...
    • The Catholic Values in Poetry 

      Jorgensen, T. Norman
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1938)
      This paper is written to show that poetry is not the somewhat sentimental, useless, effeminate, out-of- date thing it is often considered to be, bat a form of literature which gives great help to the Church in broadening, ...
    • Catholicity in Wichita as Manifested Through the Growth and Development of Her Institutions 

      Blaes, M. Florence C.S.J.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1935)
      The greatest successes in life are not of the material or intellectual world as such, hut of the Kingdom of God. In these pages, I wish to call attention to the progress made by the Catholic Church from its introduction ...
    • Catiline as Portrayed by Cicero and Sallust 

      Boesch, Mary Bernhilda
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1924)
      The documentary evidence we have of Catiline has "been written chiefly by Sallust, Cicero and Plutarch. The last named mentions him in his lives of Caesar and Cicero.|All of these men have failed to give us a true portrayal ...
    • CD30: A Novel Receptor to Induce Apoptosis in Human Blood Eosinophils 

      Berro, Abdo Ibrahim
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2005)
      Eosinophils are one of the major effector cells in asthma, and controlling the number and survival of eosinophils might attenuate the severity of asthma. This could be achieved by inducing eosinophil apoptosis. Apoptosis ...
    • Cellular Mechanisms Underlying the Action of Melatonin in the Suprachiasmatic Nucleus 

      Waly, Nermien
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2005)
      The pineal hormone melatonin was extracted in 1958 from the bovine pineal gland. Ever since it has received vast popular attention as a hormone with beneficial effects on sleep disorders, jet lag and longevity. Recent ...
    • Cellular Metabolism and MM Polio Virus Reproduction 

      Ryan, Wayne L.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1951)
      Viruses ere distinguished from other microorganisms by their inability to reproduce except in the presence of susceptible living cells. Viruses are dependent upon susceptible cells not only for their nutrition, but for the ...
    • Cellular Responses to Short-Term Mechanical Loading: Relative Involvement of Osteoblasts, Pre-Osteoblasts, and Osteoprogenitor Cells 

      Tanner, Sharon J.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2002)
      Bone is an organ that is highly sensitive to changes in its mechanical loading environment. Although it is known that increased mechanical loading results in new bone formation, the cellular mechanisms underlying this ...
    • Central Stimulation of the Vagi and Gastric Secretion 

      Rosiere, Charles Eugene
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1952)
      That gastric secretion may be centrally stimulated was first shown by Pavlov in 1890 (1). After first conditioning his animals to the environment of the laboratory, he was able to elicit a definite secretory response, high ...
    • A Century on Music in Omaha 1854 - 1954 

      Tvrdy, Helen
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1954)
      Material interests will always take precedence in the formative period of a city, and not until these are permanently fixed and assured, are the finer things given due consideration.|Therefore, although Omaha had its music ...
    • The Challenge Facing Middle Management 

      Gamerl, John C.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1968)
      This subject was selected because of increasing apprehension on the part of many middle managers which, in my opinion, has resulted from various writers offering what appears to be distorted views concerning the future of ...
    • The Challenge of Modifying Deviant Behavior: Restructuring Incentives in Renegade Regimes 

      Davis, Daniel J.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2007)
      This thesis considers whether international coercion used to confront deviant behavior in renegade or rogue regimes produces an offset of the benefits of continued defiant behavior, or produces a restructuring of incentives ...