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Understanding How the Costimulatory Molecule OX40 Engagement on T Cells Can Boost Immune Responses for Vaccine Applications and Immunotherapy., Archibald Agyekum-Yamoah and Archibald Agyekum-Yamoah

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Development of Zonal Safety Performance Functions for Local Road Intersections and Segments in Connecticut, Ishraq Rayeed Ahmed

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Damage Detection in Textile Composites via Piezoelectric Admittance Methods, Sazid Irfan Ahmed

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A Randomized Clinical Trial Comparing Outcomes of Open-versus Closed-Surgical Exposure of Palatally Impacted Maxillary Canines: A Pilot Study, Suha Alghamdi

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The Physiological and Perceptual Effects of Wrist Cooling During Exercise in a Thermal Environment, Andres Almeraya

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Comparison Between Using Miniscrews and Fixed Functional Appliances for Mandibular Molar Protraction, Abdulrahman Alshehri

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Low Plasma HDL Cholesterol is Associated with Greater Risk for Cardiovascular Disease in Subjects with Metabolic Syndrome, Hana M. ALYousef

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Comparison of the Effect of Mineral Trioxide Aggregate and Bioceramics Root Repair Material on Odontoblast Differentiation In Vitro, Saleh Ashkanani

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Social Determinants Associated with the Employment of Athletic Training Services in Secondary Schools, Sarah Attanasio

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Short Implants (6mm) Versus Longer Implants (11mm) in Combination With Sinus Elevation Procedure in the Atrophic Maxilla: Retrospective Analysis of a 5 Year Follow Up of a Randomized Clinical Trial, Pierluigi Balice

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The Importance of Normative Civility Expectations for the Employee Experience: A Time-Lagged Analysis, Taylor Barr

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L'Exercice du Pouvoir à Travers L'Art De Punir Comme Fondement de la Société, jonathan bassette

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The Use of Alternative and Conventional Medications for Treating Hypertension by Jamaicans in the Hartford, Connecticut Area, Judith Bennett

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The Burden of Child Sexual Abuse in Connecticut Emergency Departments, 2011 to 2014, Kathryn Bentivegna

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Communication System Cues to Benefit Performance and Stress of Distributed Action Teams, Sarah Berger

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Evaluation of Post-Graduate Endodontic Program Clinical Experiences: A Web-based Survey, Jonathan David Blacher

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Design and Evaluation of a Sit-to-Stand Assistive Device for Individuals with Lower Limb Muscle Weakness, Shaniel Bowen

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Capturing Spatial Variation in the Precipitation-Runoff Modeling System, Timothy Bugden

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Environmental Factors That Affect Kenneled Shelter Dogs in Connecticut, Laura Burban

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Can the Job Characteristics Model be used to Attract Applicants? A Policy Capture Model of Symbolic Attraction, Alec J. Calvo

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Comparison of OTUs and ASVs in 73 Bird Species from Equatorial Guinea, Darien Capunitan

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Oral Colonization of Malassezia species, Anibal Cardenas

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Effects of Sustained Release of RANKL on Orthodontic Tooth Movement, Joy Chang

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Development of Multiplex Real Time Reverse Transcriptase Polymerase Chain Reaction Detection among Zika Virus, Yellow Fever Virus and Dengue Virus Type 4, Shubing Chen

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The Utility of the ASSIST for Estimating Substance Use Treatment Utilization and Predicting One-Year Entry to Treatment Among Opioid, Alcohol, and Cocaine Users in a Primary Care Setting, Adam Chess

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Opioid Use and Opioid Use Disorder Services in Connecticut, Julie Christensen

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The Development and Validation of a Biomechanical Model to Describe Golf Swings: A Focus on Rotational Mechanics and Performance, Andrew D. Cohen

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Effects of Exercise and Environmental Heat Stress as Potential Adjuvants to the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine, Abigail T. Colburn

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Spatiotemporal Characterization Of The Ventricular-Sub-ventricular Stem Cell Niche During Normal Brain Development, Amanda Coletti

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Assessment of Cranial Neural Crest Cell Differentiation Towards an Osteoblastic Fate, Sean Congdon

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Encoding of Episodic Context with Abstract and Concrete Concepts, Charles Davis

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The Effects of Parathyroid Hormone and Bisphosphonate on the Cartilage and Subchondral Bone of the Temporomandibular Joint, Alexandro De Araujo Lima

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Mindfulness and Implicit Political Intergroup Bias, Joel Devonshire

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Synthesis, Characterization, and Catalytic Applications of Mesoporous Mixed Metal Oxides, Dissanayake Dissanayake

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The Perceived Gayness of PrEP: The Influence of Masculinity Ideology on Black Men Who have Sex with Men's Interest in PrEP, Ladectric Driver

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Violence et Liberté : La Période Coloniale Chez Frantz Fanon, Charlotte Dutournier

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Epidemiology of Sudden Death in Organized Youth Sports in the United States, 2007-2015, Brad D. Endres

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The Association Between Sleep and Injury Incidence in Division I Collegiate Soccer Athletes, Alexandra Lee Finn

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Automation and Interpersonal Trust: The Sociotechnical Implications of Unreliable Automation, Lauren Gannon

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(T)witch Hunting: A Crusade Against Women and Femininity in the Digital Age, Marcus Garcia

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Understanding Shared Demand: A Quantitative Investigation into the Changing Modal Landscape of New York City, Raymond Gerte

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An Investigation of the Factors Associated with Gastrointestinal Temperature of Cyclists During the 2017 Hotter ’N Hell Hundred 164-km Cycling Event, Renee Gilberti

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Long-Term 3-D Assessment of Facial Asymmetry After Orthognathic Surgery, Himank Gupta

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Extraction of Biologically Relevant Oligopyrrolic Compounds from Nature, Randy Hamchand

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Determinants of Team Resilience; The Role of a Reset Process Across Conditions, Jeffrey Hanrahan

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Evaluating the Efforts of an Early Head Start Program to Foster Social and Emotional Child and Family Development, Molly Harmon

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Reduced NG2 Cell Differentiation in Hilus in a Pilocarpine Model of Temporal Lobe Epilepsy, Anna Heinrich

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Minimization of Carbon Footprint of Transit Agencies by Adopting Alternative Fuel Technologies, Adrita Islam

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SH3BP2 Gain-of-Function Mutation Exacerbates Apical Periodontitis in Cherubism Mice, Homan Javaheri

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Non-Collocated Vibration Suppression with Actively Controlled Resonant-Style Absorbers for Simultaneous Spectral and Spatial Tuning, Ryan Jenkins

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Milk Polar Lipids Reduce Atherogenic Lipoprotein Cholesterol and Atherosclerosis Development in LDL-Receptor Knockout Mice Fed a Western-Type Diet, Christina Jiang

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Plant and Soil Carbon Responses to Invasive Typha Management in Great Lakes Coastal Wetlands, Olivia Johnson

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Uptake of Common Pharmaceutical Compounds in Hydroponically Grown Lactuca Sativa, Dorottya Ida Kelemen

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Sustainable Safety and the Decreasing Vulnerability of Cyclists and Pedestrians in the Netherlands: Lessons for the United States, Vannesa Kello

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Spatial Variability in Abundance, Detectability and Survival of White-Tailed Deer Across a Heterogeneous Landscape of Fear, Jennifer Kilburn

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Racial Disparities in Breastfeeding, 1973-2015: A Sociohistorical Perspective, Kristen Kirksey

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But I Need My Money Now: A Stratified Propensity Score Analysis of the Effects of Retirement Decisions made During the Great Recession on Income Mobility, Zachary Kline

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A Simpler Way to Measure Discourse? The Relationship between Verb Use and Correct Information Units in the Narrative Discourse of People with Anomic Aphasia, Katherine Konishesky

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An Improved Probabilistic Simulation Framework for Gene Family Evolution, Soumya Kundu

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Reduced Carbon Storage at Intermediate Depths in the Southwest Atlantic During HS1: Evidence for a Weaker Southern Ocean Biological Pump, Matthew Lacerra

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Is There a Relationship Between Bone Density and Orthodontic Treatment Time?, Melissa Landin-Ramos

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Religious “Others” in Christian Contexts: Multi-tradition Theological Education and the Limits of “Interfaith”, Amy Lawton

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Caractérisation et Organisation des Espaces et des Seuils par les Personnages Féminins dans Cinq Romans d’Emile Zola, Pauline Levy Valensi

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Protein Nanoparticles for Use in Photodynamic Therapy, melissa limbacher

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Near Field Mixing Characteristics of a Variable Density Non-Reacting Jet in a Hot Vitiated Crossflow, Kyle T. Linevitch Jr

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Assessment of the Effects of Riparian Buffer Zones on Water Quality in the Jinghe Catchment Using the AnnAGNPS and REMM Models, Cong Liu

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Investigation of Photoconductive Properties of Passivated Emitter Rear Cell Silicon Photovoltaic Cells Using Atomic Force Microscopy, Alexandra Longacre

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Circulating Heat Shock Protein Responses During Exercise in a Hot and Humid Environment, Virgilio Lopez III

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L'Almanach de la Seconde Moitié du XIXe Siècle: Formes et Fonctions d'un Nouvel Objet Informationnel de Rupture Moderne, Clemence Lucchini

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Light and Electron Microscopy Analysis of Gold Nanoparticle Penetration in Stiffness varying 3D Tumor Spheroids, Mathangi Madhavan

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The Mediating Effect of Body Image, Disordered Eating, Diet Quality, and Stress on the Physical Activity Levels of Undergraduate College Women, Megan Mahoney

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Easy Breathing for Schools: A Promising School - Based Asthma Program, Jing Marrero

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The Effects of Poor Maternal Nutrition on Offspring Muscle Metabolism, Dominique Martin

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Revision of American Lactura North of Mexico, with new Texas Species Lactura nalli sp. nov., and Preliminary Phylogeny for Nearctic Taxa (Lepidoptera, Zygaenoidea, Lacturidae), Tanner Matson

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The Effect of Participant Gender and Exposure to Social Embarrassment Messages on Evaluations of Binge Drinking Messages, Seth McCullock

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Microbial Suppression of Pythium Root Rot in Soilless Systems, Cora McGehee

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Evaluation of NEXRAD-based sub-daily Intensity Duration Frequency Curves over CONUS, Daniel McGraw

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The Effects of Spinal Cord Injury on Expression of Pain-Relevant Genes in the Colon, Noelle McKearney

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δ15N and Trace Metal Records of 17th to 20th Century Land Use Change in Upland Connecticut Watersheds, Caitlin McManimon

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Value Addition of Panoramic Radiographs in Routine Screening of Pediatric Patients, Ritu Mohan

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Predicting the Nitrogen Fertilizer Response of Turfgrass Based on Solvita® Soil Test Results, David Moore

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The use of eConsults to Improve Access to Dermatological Care for Underserved Populations in Connecticut, Fludiona Naka

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Development of Tools for a 3D Reconstructed Intracortical Volume Around Microelectrode Arrays, Aparna Nambiar

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Combinations of Pharmacological Agents Reduce Intracellular α-Synuclein Levels, Isabel Nip

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Market Segmentation of Travel Mode Choice with an Alternative Source of Travel Time Data, Albab Un Noor

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Improving Diet & Physical Activity Behaviors Through Tailored mHealth Messages: Application to Childhood Obesity Prevention in a Pediatric Emergency Department, Samantha Oldman

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Transitioning Back to the Community: Barriers Experienced by People with Acquired Brain Injury or Physical Disabilities, Deborah Pacik

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The Dissolution of Diatoms in Marine Microbial Mats, Almariet Palm

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Adaptive Management for Urban Oak Ecosystem Restoration: Effects of Canopy Thinning on Seedling Regeneration and Groundlayer Plant Communities, Jillian Pastick

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Associations Between Cortical Structure and Reading Skills in Beginning Readers, Meaghan Perdue

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Differences in Dentogingival Exposure as a Function of Age and Type of Facial Expression, Mitchell Persenaire

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Comparison of Approaches to Characterize Flow Conditions in Bedrock Wells, Stephanie Phillips

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Selectivity of the Lower Kellwasser Mass Extinction Event (Late Devonian) in the Appalachian Basin, Jaleigh Quai Pier

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Examining the Role of Histidine in the Antimicrobial Peptide Gaduscidin-1, Jasmin Portelinha

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Comprehending Events on the Fly: Inhibition and Selection during Sentence Processing, Yanina Prystauka

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Roles Of Gli1+ Cells In Reparative Dentinogenesis In Vivo, Chaitanya Prakash Puranik

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Biomarkers of Orthodontic Tooth Movement with Fixed Appliances and Vibration Appliance Therapy: A Randomized Clinical Trial, Stacey M. Reiss

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Nanoscale Mapping of In-Situ Micro Electro Mechanical Systems with Atomic Force Microscopy, Manuel Rivas

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Strain Variation in Low-grade Metamorphic Thrust Sheets: An Example from the Northern Taconic Allochthon of Vermont and New York, USA, Jessica Robinson

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La Contribution De L’Espace Et De La Temporalité Dans L'Oœuvre De Pierre Pevel A La Reconsidération De La Fantasy, oceane rouxel