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    • Comprehensive Evaluation of European Renewable Power Programs 

      Buczek, Kate; Han, Siqi; Umarje, Tanvi (2016-04-26)
      Europe has shown a commitment to goal setting that mitigates climate change and increases renewable energy generation since the early 2000s. Germany, Spain, and the United Kingdom have experienced challenges throughout the ...
    • Design, recruitment, logistics, and data management of the GEHA (Genetics of Healthy Ageing) project. 

      Skytthe, A; Valensin, S; Jeune, B; Cevenini, E; Balard, F; Beekman, M; Bezrukov, V; ... (59 authors) (Exp Gerontol, 2011-11)
      In 2004, the integrated European project GEHA (Genetics of Healthy Ageing) was initiated with the aim of identifying genes involved in healthy ageing and longevity. The first step in the project was the recruitment of more ...
    • Ecological restoration of rich fens in Europe and North America: from trial and error to an evidence-based approach. 

      Lamers, Leon PM; Vile, Melanie A; Grootjans, Ab P; Acreman, Mike C; van Diggelen, Rudy; Evans, Martin G; Richardson, Curtis J; ... (11 authors) (Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc, 2015-02)
      Fens represent a large array of ecosystem services, including the highest biodiversity found among wetlands, hydrological services, water purification and carbon sequestration. Land-use change and drainage has severely damaged ...
    • European Market Evaluation for Long-Duration Energy Storage 

      Guebert, Davis; Davis, Kathryn (2021-04-29)
      Long-duration energy storage (LoDES) technologies and their global use cases are quickly advancing, with non-lithium-ion technology solutions being optimized for long-duration grid applications (>24hrs of continuous energy ...
    • Family-directed umbilical cord blood banking. 

      Gluckman, Eliane; Ruggeri, Annalisa; Rocha, Vanderson; Baudoux, Etienne; Boo, Michael; Kurtzberg, Joanne; Welte, Kathy; ... (10 authors) (Haematologica, 2011-11)
      Umbilical cord blood transplantation from HLA-identical siblings provides good results in children. These results support targeted efforts to bank family cord blood units that can be used for a sibling diagnosed with a disease ...
    • Focal therapy in prostate cancer-report from a consensus panel. 

      de la Rosette, J; Ahmed, H; Barentsz, J; Johansen, T Bjerklund; Brausi, M; Emberton, M; Frauscher, F; ... (22 authors) (J Endourol, 2010-05)
      PURPOSE: To establish a consensus in relation to case selection, conduct of therapy, and outcomes that are associated with focal therapy for men with localized prostate cancer. MATERIAL AND METHODS: Urologic surgeons, radiation ...
    • Genome-wide linkage analysis for human longevity: Genetics of Healthy Aging Study. 

      Beekman, Marian; Blanché, Hélène; Perola, Markus; Hervonen, Anti; Bezrukov, Vladyslav; Sikora, Ewa; Flachsbart, Friederike; ... (41 authors) (Aging Cell, 2013-04)
      Clear evidence exists for heritability of human longevity, and much interest is focused on identifying genes associated with longer lives. To identify such longevity alleles, we performed the largest genome-wide linkage ...
    • International Comparison of Poststroke Resource Use: A Longitudinal Analysis in Europe. 

      Matchar, David B; Bilger, Marcel; Do, Young K; Eom, Kirsten (Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association, 2015-10)
      <h4>Background</h4>Long-term costs often represent a large proportion of the total costs induced by stroke, but data on long-term poststroke resource use are sparse, especially regarding the trajectory of costs by severity. ...
    • Long-term survival and late deaths after hematopoietic cell transplantation for primary immunodeficiency diseases and inborn errors of metabolism. 

      Eapen, Mary; Ahn, Kwang Woo; Orchard, Paul J; Cowan, Morton J; Davies, Stella M; Fasth, Anders; Hassebroek, Anna; ... (20 authors) (Biology of blood and marrow transplantation : journal of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation, 2012-09)
      It is uncertain whether late mortality rates after hematopoietic cell transplantation for severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID), non-SCID primary immunodeficiency diseases (non-SCID PIDD), and inborn errors of metabolism ...
    • Offside 

      Arnstein, Benjamin (2011-05-02)
      For nearly a century football has been emblematic of the United States and its society. This will be compared against soccer, which is far and away the most popular and important sport in Europe. The United States economy ...
    • Quantitative imaging test approval and biomarker qualification: interrelated but distinct activities. 

      Buckler, Andrew J; Bresolin, Linda; Dunnick, N Reed; Sullivan, Daniel C; Aerts, Hugo JWL; Bendriem, Bernard; Bendtsen, Claus; ... (41 authors) (Radiology, 2011-06)
      Quantitative imaging biomarkers could speed the development of new treatments for unmet medical needs and improve routine clinical care. However, it is not clear how the various regulatory and nonregulatory (eg, reimbursement) ...
    • Revenge of the Radical Right: Why Minority Accommodation Mobilizes Extremist Voting 

      Siroky, Lenka Bustikova (2012)
      How can we explain variation in support for radical right parties over time and across post-communist democracies? This project suggests that support for radical right parties is driven by the politics of accommodation, ...
    • THE FUTURE OF BIG OIL IN THE HYDROGEN ECONOMY 

      Koutsogeorgas, Panayiotis; Ripecky, Zoë (2021-04-30)
      Globally, oil and gas companies have approached hydrogen fuel with varying levels of interest and investment. In Europe, where policymakers have earmarked large sums of investment in the future of hydrogen, oil majors have ...
    • The quantity and quality of worldwide new drug introductions, 1982-2003. 

      Grabowski, Henry G; Wang, Y Richard (Health Aff (Millwood), 2006-03)
      We examined trends in the introduction of new chemical entities (NCEs) worldwide from 1982 through 2003. Although annual introductions of NCEs decreased over time, introductions of high-quality NCEs (that is, global and ...
    • Tough on Terror: Analyzing the Impact of Counterterrorism Efforts on Salafi-Jihadist Radicalization Networks in Belgium, France, and the United Kingdom 

      Ferencsik, James (2017-05-04)
      Does the strength of a country’s counterterrorism response impact salafi-jihadist radicalization networks? This thesis seeks to answer that previously unaddressed question through an empirical approach to the counterterrorism ...
    • Validation and application of a needs-based segmentation tool for cross-country comparisons. 

      Duminy, Lize; Sivapragasam, Nirmali Ruth; Matchar, David Bruce; Visaria, Abhijit; Ansah, John Pastor; Blankart, Carl Rudolf; Schoenenberger, Lukas (Health services research, 2021-12)
      <h4>Objective</h4>To compare countries' health care needs by segmenting populations into a set of needs-based health states.<h4>Data sources</h4>We used seven waves of the Survey of Health, Aging and Retirement in Europe ...