Browsing Creighton Theses and Dissertations by Author "Agrawal, Devendra K"
Differentiation of porcine mesenchymal stem cells into epithelial cells as a potential therapeutic application to facilitate epithelial regeneration. Kokubun, Kelsey
(Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2011)Epithelial denudation has been shown to be one of the characteristics of chronic asthma and airway remodeling. To restore its functions, the airway epithelium has to rapidly repair the injuries and regenerate its structure ...
Role of Vitamin D receptor and vitamin D binding protein restriction fragment length polymorphisms in determining dose response to vitamin D: a randomized double blind placebo controlled trial Sai, Adarsh
(Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2011)Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25OHD) is considered to be the best biomarker of vitamin D status. Besides the dietary intake of vitamin D and exposure to sunlight, there are other factors that affect serum 25OHD such as weight, ...