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List of PDF Full Texts available from EurekaMag Chapter 10809

Chapter 10809 contains a list of PDF Full Texts available from EurekaMag.

Improved purification for thermophilic F1F0 ATP synthase using n-dodecyl beta-D-maltoside
, Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics 407(1): 117-124 (2002)

Improved purification of Candida boidinii formate dehydrogenase
, Bioseparation 9(2): 99-104 (2000)

Improved purification of the membrane-bound hydrogenase-sulfur-reductase complex from thermophilic archaea using epsilon-aminocaproic acid-containing chromatography buffers
, Journal of Chromatography. B, Biomedical Sciences and Applications 737(1-2): 151-160 (2000)

Improved quality and yield of islets isolated from human pancreata using a two-step digestion method
, Pancreas 20(2): 184-190 (2000)

Improved quality of life after lung volume reduction surgery
, European Respiratory Journal 19(1): 54-60 (2002)

Improved quality of life among patients with symptomatic carotid artery disease undergoing carotid endarterectomy
, Journal of Vascular Surgery 33(2): 329-333 (2001)

Improved quality of life in patients with refractory or recidivant ascites after insertion of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunts
, Digestion 66(2): 127-130 (2002)

Improved quality-control detection of false-negative pap smears using the autopap 300 QC system
, Diagnostic Cytopathology 20(3): 170-174 (1999)

Improved quantification of cell survival on stromal monolayers by flow cytometric analyses
, Cytometry 40(1): 26-31 (2000)

Improved quantitation and reproducibility in Mycobacterium tuberculosis DNA microarrays
, Journal of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology 4(2): 123-126 (2002)

Improved quantitation of DNA curvature using ligation ladders
, Nucleic Acids Research 27(21): 4135-4142 (1999)

Improved quantitative characterization of atherosclerotic plaque composition with immunohistochemistry, confocal fluorescence microscopy, and computer-assisted image analysis
, Histochemistry and Cell Biology 113(3): 161-173 (2000)

Improved quantitative detection of 11 urinary phthalate metabolites in humans using liquid chromatography-atmospheric pressure chemical ionization tandem mass spectrometry
, Journal of Chromatography B 789(2): 393-404, 15 June (2003)

Improved quantitative ion chromatography of industrial sugars: Removal of interfering amino acids
, Food Chemistry 65(4): 483-491 (1999)

Improved radiation hybrid map of rat chromosome 2: colocalization of the genes encoding corticotropin-releasing hormone and IL6-receptor with quantitative trait loci regulating the inflammatory response
, Cytogenetics and Cell Genetics 92(1-2): 130-133 (2001)

Improved radiation protection of the thyroid gland with thyroxine, methimazole, and potassium iodide during diagnostic and therapeutic use of radiolabeled metaiodobenzylguanidine in children with neuroblastoma
, Cancer 98(2): 389-396 (2003)

Improved radioiodination of biomolecules using exhaustive Chloramine-T oxidation
, Nuclear Medicine and Biology 28(8): 999-1008 (2001)

Improved rapid sampling for in vivo kinetics of intracellular metabolites in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
, Biotechnology and Bioengineering 75(4): 406-415 (2001)

Improved rat model for cerebral vasospasm studies
, Neurological Research 23(7): 761-766 (2001)

Improved real-time PCR for rapid detection of rifampin and isoniazid resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis clinical isolates
, Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease 45(3): 207-212 (2003)

Improved recognition of MRSA case clusters by the application of molecular subtyping using pulsed-field gel electrophoresis
, Journal of Hospital Infection 41(1): 29-37 (1999)

Improved recognition of native-like protein structures using a combination of sequence-dependent and sequence-independent features of proteins
, Proteins 34(1): 82-95 (1999)

Improved recombinant retroviral titers utilizing trichostatin A
, Biotechniques 29(4): 884-890 (2000)

Improved recording techniques of antidromic facial nerve response for outpatient clinical use
, American Journal of Otology 20(6): 789-792 (1999)

Improved recoverability of microbial colonies from marine sponge samples
, Microbial Ecology 40(2): 139-147 (2000)

Improved recovery after music and therapeutic suggestions during general anaesthesia: A double-blind randomised controlled trial
, Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica 45(7): 812-817 (2001)

Improved recovery after spinal cord injury in neuronal nitric oxide synthase-deficient mice but not in TNF-alpha-deficient mice
, Journal of Neurotrauma 18(1): 105-114 (2001 )

Improved recovery after spinal cord trauma in ICAM-1 and P-selectin knockout mice
, Neuroreport 10(1): 131-134 (1999)

Improved recovery and delayed cytokine induction after closed head injury in mice with central overexpression of the secreted isoform of the interleukin-1 receptor antagonist
, Journal of Neurotrauma 19(8): 939-951 (2002)

Improved recovery following posttransplant acute renal failure in rat renal isografts with an oral endothelin-A receptor antagonist
, Experimental Nephrology 8(4-5): 283-290 (2000)

Improved recovery in activities of daily living associated with remission of poststroke depression
, Stroke 32(1): 113-117 (2001)

Improved recovery of DNA from polyacrylamide gels after in situ DNA footprinting
, Journal of Microbiological Methods 54(2): 289-291 (2003)

Improved recovery of cryopreserved canine islets by use of beraprost sodium
, Pancreas 19(3): 289-296 (1999)

Improved recovery of highly enriched mitochondrial fractions from small brain tissue samples
, Brain Research Protocols 5(1): 95-101 (2000)

Improved recovery of mycobacterium tuberculosis from pleural aspirates: Bedside inoculation, heparinized containers and liquid culture media
, Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases 31(5): 485-487 (1999)

Improved refolding of recombinant human proinsulin from Escherichia coli in a two-stage reactor system
, Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 10(1): 75-80 (2000)

Improved reliability for echocardiographic measurement of left ventricular volume using harmonic power imaging mode combined with contrast agent
, American Journal of Cardiology 85(10): 1234-1238 (2000)

Improved reliability of repetitive RF interstitial heating in combination with brachytherapy: The effective use of water
, International Journal of Hyperthermia 17(2): 160-171 (2001)

Improved reliability of the rapid microtiter plate assay using recombinant enzyme in predicting CYP2D6 inhibition in human liver microsomes
, Drug Metabolism and Disposition: the Biological Fate of Chemicals 27(4): 436-439 (1999)

Improved removal of white cells with minimal platelet loss by filtration of apheresis platelets during collection
, Transfusion 39(1): 74-82 (1999)

Improved renal clearance and tumor targeting of 99mTc-labeled anti-Tac monoclonal antibody Fab by chemical modifications
, Nuclear Medicine and Biology 29(2): 139-146 (2002)

Improved renal function in sirolimus-treated renal transplant patients after early cyclosporine elimination
, Transplantation 74(11): 1560-1567 (2002)

Improved renal transplantation in the rat with a nonsplinted ureteroureterostomy
, Microsurgery 22(5): 204-210 (2002)

Improved reperfusion and clinical outcome with enoxaparin as an adjunct to streptokinase thrombolysis in acute myocardial infarction: The AMI-SK study
, European Heart Journal 23(16): 1282-1290 (2002)

Improved repetitive-element PCR fingerprinting for resolving pathogenic and nonpathogenic phylogenetic groups within Escherichia coli
, Clinical and Diagnostic Laboratory Immunology 7(2): 265-273 (2000)

Improved repetitive-element PCR fingerprinting of Salmonella enterica with the use of extremely elevated annealing temperatures
, Clinical and Diagnostic Laboratory Immunology 7(2): 258-264 (2000)

Improved reporting methods for atypia and atypical ductal hyperplasia in breast core needle biopsy specimens. Potential for interlaboratory comparisons
, American Journal of Clinical Pathology 116(1): 87-91 (2001)

Improved reproducibility of coronary artery calcium scoring by electron beam tomography with a new electrocardiographic trigger method
, Investigative Radiology 36(7): 363-367 (2001)

Improved reproducibility of intravascular ultrasound assessment of coronary in-stent neointima with the use of an echogenic contrast agent
, Japanese Circulation Journal 65(7): 632-636 (2001)

Improved resistance to transition metals of a cobalt-substituted alcohol dehydrogenase 1 from Saccharomyces cerevisiae
, Journal of Biotechnology 84(1): 87-91, 17 November (2000)

Improved resolution by mounting of tissue sections for laser microdissection
, Molecular Pathology 56(4): 240-243 (2003)

Improved resolution of human cerebrospinal fluid proteins on two-dimensional gels
, Multiple Sclerosis 9(5): 472-475 (2003)

Improved resolution of hydrophobic penicillin-binding proteins and their covalently linked complexes on a modified C18 reversed phase column
, Analytical Letters 33(5): 861-867 (2000)

Improved resolution with microchip-based enhanced field inversion electrophoresis
, Electrophoresis 24(11): 1777-1786 (2003)

Improved respiratory delivery of the anticancer drugs, camptothecin and paclitaxel, with 5% CO2-enriched air: Pharmacokinetic studies
, Cancer Chemotherapy and Pharmacology 47(5): 451-456 (2001)

Improved response to ribavirin interferon combination compared with interferon alone in patients with type 4 chronic hepatitis C without cirrhosis
, Liver 20(4): 335-339 (2000)

Improved response with higher corticosteroid dose in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia
, Journal of Clinical Oncology 19(4): 1040-1046 (2001)

Improved results after heart-lung transplantation: a 17-year experience
, Transplantation 75(1): 127-132 (2003)

Improved results with accelerated hyperfractionated radiotherapy of advanced head and neck cancer
, International Journal of Cancer 90(2): 80-91 (2000)

Improved results with conventional management of infrarenal aortic infection
, Journal of Vascular Surgery 30(1): 76-83 (1999)

Improved resuscitation training of senior house officers in oral and maxillofacial surgery
, British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 40(4): 293-295 (2002)

Improved retention of idarubicin after intravenous injection obtained for cholesterol-free liposomes
, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1561(2): 188-201, 12 April (2002)

Improved reversal learning and altered fear conditioning in transgenic mice with regionally restricted p25 expression
, European Journal of Neuroscience 18(2): 423-431 (2003)

Improved reverse thermo-responsive polymeric systems
, Biomaterials 24(21): 3707-3714 (2003)

Improved rig for dynamically calibrating skinfold calipers: comparison between Harpenden and Slim Guide instruments
, American Journal of Human Biology 14(6): 721-727 (2002)

Improved risk assessment by screening sperm parameters
, Toxicology Letters (Shannon) 119(2): 157-171, February 28th (2001)

Improved risk stratification for biochemical recurrence after radical prostatectomy using a novel risk group system based on prostate specific antigen density and biopsy Gleason score
, Journal of Urology 168(1): 110-115 (2002)

Improved routine speciation of organotin compounds in environmental samples by pulsed flame photometric detection
, Journal of Chromatography A 896(1-2): 149-158, 27 October (2000)

Improved routines for thrombolytic treatment of acute myocardial infarction
, Tidsskrift for den Norske Laegeforening 119(20): 2982-2985 (1999)

Improved rubber agroforests in Indonesia: Myth or reality?
, Plantations Recherche Developpement 6(6): 400-405 (1999)

Improved sample preparation for the quantitative analysis of paroxetine in human plasma by stable isotope dilution negative ion chemical ionisation gas chromatography-mass spectrometry
, Journal of Chromatography B 779(2): 353-357, 5 November (2002)

Improved sample preparation of biomaterials for in vitro genotoxicity testing using reference materials
, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research 61(1): 83-90 (2002)

Improved sampling of myocardial motion with variable separation tagging
, Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 39(4): 657-661 (1998)

Improved sampling of the pareto-front in multiobjective genetic optimizations by steady-state evolution: a pareto converging genetic algorithm
, Evolutionary Computation 10(3): 283-314 (2002)

Improved sampling of wildlife populations using airborne surveys
, Wildlife Research 29(3): 269-275 (2002)

Improved scalable syntheses of mono- and bis-urethane derivatives of ornithine
, Chemical and Pharmaceutical Bulletin 49(9): 1189-1191 (2001)

Improved scheme of chelation ion chromatography with a mixed eluent for the simultaneous analysis of transition metals at mug l-1 levels
, Journal of Chromatography A 883(1-2): 127-136, 23 June (2000)

Improved scoring of ligand-protein interactions using OWFEG free energy grids
, Journal of Medicinal Chemistry 44(4): 502-511 (2001)

Improved screening for intestinal villous atrophy by D-xylose breath test
, Digestive Diseases and Sciences 45(1): 18-22 (2000)

Improved sea ice parcel trajectories in the Arctic via data assimilation
, Marine Pollution Bulletin 42(6): 506-512 (2001)

Improved secondary metabolite production in the genus Streptosporangium by optimization of the fermentation conditions
, Journal of Biotechnology 80(2): 135-142, 23 June (2000)

Improved secondary structure predictions for a nicotinic receptor subunit: incorporation of solvent accessibility and experimental data into a two-dimensional representation
, Biophysical Journal 76(5): 2329-2345 (1999)

Improved seedling quality of polybag plants of Albizia procera: Use of mounted angle iron beds
, Indian Forester 126(9): 943-947 (2000)

Improved segmental isotope labeling of proteins and application to a larger protein
, Journal of Biomolecular NMR 14(2): 105-114 (1999)

Improved selective, simple, and contrast staining of acidophilic neurons with vanadium acid fuchsin
, Brain Research Protocols 5(2): 135-139 (2000)

Improved selectivity and detection limit of the carbonate-selective electrode
, Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 376(4): 524-526 (2003)

Improved selectivity for high-performance liquid chromatographic determination of clonazepam in plasma of epileptic patients
, Journal of Chromatography B 719(1-2): 227-233 (1998)

Improved selectivity in detection of polar basic drugs by liquid chromatography-electrospray ionization mass spectrometry. Illustration using an assay method for the determination of famotidine in human plasma
, Journal of Chromatography B 763(1-2): 21-33, 5 November (2001)

Improved selectivity of double quantum coherence filtering for the detection of glutathione in the human brain in vivo
, Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 45(4): 708-710 (2001)

Improved selectivity of microbial biosensor using membrane coating. Application to the analysis of ethanol during fermentation
, Biosensors and Bioelectronics 18(9): 1125-1134, 15 August (2003)

Improved sensitivity and reduced sample size in serum fatty acid ethyl ester analysis
, Clinical Chemistry 47(6): 1120-1121 (2001)

Improved sensitivity and specificity of enzyme immunoassays with P1-adhesin enriched antigen to detect acute Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection
, Journal of Microbiological Methods 44(1): 27-37, 1 February (2001)

Improved sensitivity for detection of tuberculosis cases by a modified Anda-TB ELISA test
, Tubercle and Lung Disease 79(3): 181-185 (1999)

Improved sensitivity for high resolution in situ hybridization using resin extraction of methyl methacrylate embedded material
, Biotechnic and Histochemistry 74(1): 40-48 (1999)

Improved sensitivity for solid-support invasive cleavage reactions with flow cytometry analysis
, Biotechniques 34(1): 198-203 (2003)

Improved sensitivity in indirect monitoring of chemical shifts of proton-heteronuclear spin pairs (1H-13C and 1H-15N) in 3D and 4D NMR spectroscopy
, Journal of Biomolecular NMR 19(3): 261-266 (2001)

Improved sensitivity of biomolecular interaction analysis mass spectrometry for the identification of interacting molecules
, Proteomics 3(4): 402-412 (2003)

Improved sensitivity of capillary electrophoresis for detection of bisalbuminemia
, Clinical Chemistry 46(6 Pt 1): 882-883 (2000)

Improved sensitivity of digoxin assay by modification of the EMIT 2000 method
, Therapeutic Drug Monitoring 21(2): 256-258 (1999)

Improved sensitivity of reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction for hepatitis C virus using random hexamer primers
, Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease 33(3): 153-156 (1999)

Improved sensitivity of trypan blue dye exclusion assay with Ni2+ or Co2+ salts
, Cytotechnology 32(2): 93-95 (2000)

Improved sensitivity proteomics by postharvest alkylation and radioactive labelling of proteins
, Electrophoresis 21(13): 2594-2605 (2000)

Improved sentinel node visualization in breast cancer by optimizing the colloid particle concentration and tracer dosage
, Nuclear Medicine Communications 22(5): 579-586 (2001)

Improved separation of double-stranded DNA fragments by capillary electrophoresis using poly(ethylene oxide) solution containing colloids
, Electrophoresis 24(17): 2896-2902 (2003)

Improved separation of integral membrane proteins by continuous elution electrophoresis with simultaneous detergent exchange: application to the purification of the fusion protein of the human immunodeficiency virus type 1
, Electrophoresis 23(11): 1659-1666 (2002)

Improved separation of rabbit liver metallothioneins by FPLC-ICP-MS: A comparison with the conventional anion-exchange chromatography
, Analusis 28(5): 351-357 (2000)

Improved separation of vitamin B complex and folic acid using some new solvent systems and impregnated TLC
, Journal of Liquid Chromatography and Related Technologies 22(10): 1607-1623 (1999)

Improved separation process of hydrocortisone
, Zhongguo Yiyao Gongye Zazhi 30(2): 53-56 (1999)

Improved serodetection of Mycobacterium bovis infection in badgers (Meles meles) using multiantigen test formats
, Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease 46(3): 197-203 (2003)

Improved serum-free defined medium for proliferation and differentiation of chick primary myogenic cells
, Zoological Science 17(2): 201-207 (2000)

Improved severe visual disturbance following hypotensive surgery in a case of cerebellar tumor with papilledema
, Rinsho Ganka 54(3): 344-347 (2000)

Improved sexual function in three men taking lamotrigine for epilepsy
, Southern Medical Journal 93(3): 335-336 (2000)

Improved shoot regeneration from nodules of Charybdis numidica in a temporary immersion system
, Journal of Horticultural Science and Biotechnology 78(5): 650-655 (2003)

Improved signal-to-noise ratio in parametric images by cluster analysis
, Neuroimage 9(5): 554-561 (1999)

Improved silica-guanidiniumthiocyanate DNA isolation procedure based on selective binding of bovine alpha-casein to silica particles
, Journal of Clinical Microbiology 37(3): 615-619 (1999)

Improved silver staining protocols for high sensitivity protein identification using matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization-time of flight analysis
, Proteomics 1(11): 1359-1363 (2001)

Improved silvopastures for joint forest management in India
, Indian Forester 127(3): 303-314 (2001)

Improved simulation of a vapour permeation module
, Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology 78(2-3): 332-337 (2003)

Improved simultaneous determination method of beta-carotene and retinol with saponification in human serum and rat liver
, Journal of Chromatography. B, Analytical Technologies in the Biomedical and Life Sciences 791(1-2): 305-313 (2003)

Improved skin oxygenation after benzyl nicotinate application in different carriers as measured by EPR oximetry in vivo
, Journal of Controlled Release 70(1-2): 203-211, 29 January (2001)

Improved sludge dewatering by addition of electro-osmosis to belt filter press
, Journal of Environmental Engineering and Science 2(2): 149-153 (2003)

Improved smoking cessation in smokers given ultrasound photographs of their own atherosclerotic plaques
, Preventive Medicine 34(2): 215-220 (2002)

Improved soft-agar colony assay in a fluid processing apparatus
, In Vitro Cellular and Developmental Biology. Animal 35(1): 55-60 (1999)

Improved solid supports and spacer/linker systems for the synthesis of spatially addressable PNA-libraries
, Nucleosides and Nucleotides 18(6-7): 1289-1291 (1999)

Improved solubility of beta-cyclodextrin inclusion complexes by using liquid ammonia as a solvent and the possibility of asymmetric reduction
, Carbohydrate polymers 47(4): 373-376 (2002)

Improved solution for solitary waves in arteries
, Journal of Mathematical Biology 39(1): 1-18 (1999)

Improved sonographic imaging of hepatic hemangioma with contrast-enhanced coded harmonic angiography: Comparison with MR imaging
, Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 28(3): 287-295 (2002)

Improved spatial discrimination of protein reaction states in cells by global analysis and deconvolution of fluorescence lifetime imaging microscopy data
, Journal of Microscopy (Oxford) 202(3): 451-456 (2001)

Improved spatial harmonic selection for SMASH image reconstructions
, Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 46(4): 831-836 (2001)

Improved specific detection of Vibrio cholerae in environmental water samples by culture on selective medium and colony hybridization assay with an oligonucleotide probe
, FEMS Microbiology Ecology 40(1): 39-46 (2002)

Improved specific radioactivity of the PET radioligand (11C)FLB 457 by use of the GE medical systems PETtrace MeI microLab
, Journal of Labelled Compounds and Radiopharmaceuticals 43(4): 331-338 (2000)

Improved specific synthesis of (1'-15N)- and (3'-15N)L-histidine
, Journal of Labelled Compounds and Radiopharmaceuticals 44(12): 831-841 (2001)

Improved specificity of NRBC detection in chorionic villus sample supernatant fluids using anti-zeta and anti-epsilon monoclonal antibodies
, Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy 14(5): 291-295 (1999)

Improved specificity of Y-STR typing in DNA mixture samples
, International Journal of Legal Medicine 117(2): 109-114 (2003)

Improved specificity of a new direct assay for urinary cortisol: application in corticoid treated patients
, Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine 36(11): 855-858 (1998)

Improved split feed anaerobic baffled reactor (SFABR) for shorter start-up period and higher process performance
, Water Science and Technology 46(4-5): 223-230 (2002)

Improved sputum expectoration following a single dose of INS316 in patients with chronic bronchitis
, Chest 122(6): 2021-2029 (2002)

Improved stability and altered selectivity of tyrosinase based graphite electrodes for detection of phenolic compounds
, Analytica Chimica Acta 387(3): 309-326 (1999)

Improved stability and expression of a recombinant shuttle plasmid in Escherichia coli during fedbatch cultivation
, World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 15(1): 73-81 (1999)

Improved stability and release control of levodopa and metaraminol using ion-exchange fibers and transdermal iontophoresis
, European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 16(4-5): 273-280 (2002)

Improved stability of polycationic vector by dextran-grafted branched polyethylenimine
, Biomacromolecules 4(5): 1277-1284 (2003)

Improved stability, insulin-releasing activity and antidiabetic potential of two novel N-terminal analogues of gastric inhibitory polypeptide: N-acetyl-GIP and pGlu-GIP
, Diabetologia 45(9): 1281-1291 (2002)

Improved stable isotope dilution-gas chromatography-mass spectrometry method for serum or plasma free 3-hydroxy-fatty acids and its utility for the study of disorders of mitochondrial fatty acid beta-oxidation
, Clinical Chemistry 46(2): 149-155 (2000)

Improved statistical inference from DNA microarray data using analysis of variance and a Bayesian statistical framework. Analysis of global gene expression in Escherichia coli K12
, Journal of Biological Chemistry 276(23): 19937-19944 (2001)

Improved statistical methods reveal direct interactions between 16S and 23S rRNA
, Nucleic Acids Research 28(24): 4938-4943 (2000)

Improved statistical power of the multilinear reference tissue approach to the quantification of neuroreceptor ligand binding by regularization
, Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism 23(5): 612-620 (2003)

Improved stereoselective synthesis of optically active methylene lactone, key intermediate for the synthesis of 1,2-oxidized furofuran lignan, by direct alpha-methylenation to butanolide
, Bioscience Biotechnology and Biochemistry 64(10): 2209-2215 (2000)

Improved stimulation of human dendritic cells by receptor engagement with surface-modified microparticles
, Journal of Drug Targeting 11(1): 11-18 (2003)

Improved storage of erythrocytes by prior leukodepletion: Flow cytometric evaluation of stored erythrocytes
, Cytometry 46(6): 351-356 (2001)

Improved strain distribution patterns of SMXA recombinant inbred strains by microsatellite markers
, Experimental Animals 52(5): 415-417 (2003)

Improved strategy for presumptive identification of methanogens using 16S riboprinting
, Journal of Microbiological Methods 55(2): 337-349 (2003)

Improved substrate specificity of water-soluble pyrroloquinoline quinone glucose dehydrogenase by a peptide ligand
, Biotechnology Letters 25(4): 301-305 (2003)

Improved subtraction by adiabatic FAIR perfusion imaging
, Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 47(2): 330-336 (2002)

Improved superoxide-generating ability by interferon gamma due to splicing pattern change of transcripts in neutrophils from patients with a splice site mutation in CYBB gene
, Blood 98(2): 436-441 (2001)

Improved suppression of recurrent atrial fibrillation with dual-site right atrial pacing and antiarrhythmic drug therapy
, Journal of the American College of Cardiology 40(6): 1140-1150 (2002)

Improved surgical outcome after fetal diagnosis of hypoplastic left heart syndrome
, Circulation 103(9): 1269-1273 (2001)

Improved surgical technique for the establishment of a murine model of aortic transplantation
, Microsurgery 18(6): 368-371 (1998)

Improved survival after acute myocardial infarction in patients with advanced Killip class
, Clinical Cardiology 23(10): 751-758 (2000)

Improved survival after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: review of case management during a 12-year period
, Journal of Neurosurgery 90(4): 664-672 (1999)

Improved survival after boron neutron capture therapy of brain tumors by Cereport-mediated blood-brain barrier modulation to enhance delivery of boronophenylalanine
, Neurosurgery 47(1): 189-97; Discussion 197-8 (2000)

Improved survival after endoluminal repair with second-generation prostheses compared with open repair in the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms: A 5-year concurrent comparison using life table method
, Journal of Vascular Surgery 33(2 Suppl.): S21-S26 (2001)

Improved survival after one course of perioperative chemotherapy in early breast cancer patients: Long-term results from the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) Trial 10854
, European Journal of Cancer 37(17): 2184-2193 (2001)

Improved survival after variceal hemorrhage over an 11-year period in the Department of Veterans Affairs
, American Journal of Gastroenterology 95(12): 3566-3573 (2000)

Improved survival among young patients with cystic fibrosis
, Journal of Pediatrics 142(6): 631-636 (2003)

Improved survival and ammonia metabolism by intraperitoneal transplantation of microencapsulated hepatocytes in totally hepatectomized rats
, Surgery 130(3): 513-520 (2001)

Improved survival and higher mortality: the conundrum of lung cancer screening
, Chest 122(1): 329-337 (2002)

Improved survival and neurodevelopmental outcome after prolonged ventilation in preterm neonates who have received antenatal steroids and surfactant
, Archives of Disease in Childhood. Fetal and Neonatal Edition 84(3): F194-F196 (2001)

Improved survival for patients with clinically T1/T2, N0 tongue tumors undergoing a prophylactic neck dissection
, Head and Neck 21(6): 517-525 (1999)

Improved survival for patients with testicular cancer in Europe since 1978
, European Journal of Cancer 34(14): 2236-2240 (1998)

Improved survival in both histologic types of oesophageal cancer in Sweden
, International Journal of Cancer 99(5): 751-754 (2002)

Improved survival in patients with acute myocarditis using external pulsatile mechanical ventricular assistance
, Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 18(4): 351-357 (1999)

Improved survival in patients with advanced colorectal carcinoma failing 5-fluorouracil who received irinotecan hydrochloride and have high intratumor C-fos expression
, American Journal of Clinical Oncology 21(5): 466-469 (1998)

Improved survival in patients with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus and end-stage diabetic nephropathy 10 years after combined pancreas and kidney transplantation
, Transplantation 67(5): 645-648 (1999)

Improved survival in patients with nonischemic advanced heart failure and syncope treated with an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
, American Journal of Cardiology 85(8): 981-985 (2000)

Improved survival in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus after renal transplantation compared with hemodialysis: a case-control study
, Transplantation 76(1): 115-119 (2003)

Improved survival in renal replacement therapy in Europe between 1975 and 1992. An ERA-EDTA Registry study
, Nephrology, Dialysis, Transplantation 14(10): 2351-2356 (1999)

Improved survival in resected biliary malignancies
, Surgery (St Louis) 132(4): 555-564 (2002)

Improved survival in women with BRCA-associated ovarian carcinoma
, Cancer 97(9): 2187-2195 (2003)

Improved survival of cardiac transplantation candidates with implantable cardioverter defibrillator therapy: Role of beta-blocker or amiodarone treatment
, Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology 14(6): 578-583 (2003)

Improved survival of children with isolated CNS relapse of acute lymphoblastic leukemia: a pediatric oncology group study
, Journal of Clinical Oncology 17(12): 3745-3752 (1999)

Improved survival of embryonic porcine dopaminergic neurons in coculture with a conditionally immortalized GDNF-producing hippocampal cell line
, Experimental Neurology 164(1): 82-93 (2000)

Improved survival of injured sciatic nerve Schwann cells in mice lacking the p75 receptor
, Neuroscience Letters 272(3): 191-194 (1999)

Improved survival of intraportal pancreatic islet cell allografts in patients with type-1 diabetes mellitus by refined peritransplant management
, Journal of Molecular Medicine 77(1): 140-143 (1999)

Improved survival of macroencapsulated islets of langerhans by preimplantation of the immunoisolating device: A morphometric study
, Cell Transplantation 12(4): 407-412 (2003)

Improved survival of patients undergoing palliation of hypoplastic left heart syndrome: lessons learned from 115 consecutive patients
, Circulation 106(12 Suppl 1): I82-I89 (2002)

Improved survival of patients with acute myocardial infarction with significant left ventricular dysfunction undergoing invasive coronary procedures
, American Heart Journal 141(2): 267-276 (2001)

Improved survival with oral administration of enteric-coated tegafur/uracil for advanced stage IV-A hepatocellular carcinoma
, Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology 16(4): 452-459 (2001)

Improved survival with perilymphatic interleukin 2 in patients with resectable squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity and oropharynx
, Cancer 95(1): 90-97 (2002)

Improved survival with resection after transcatheter arterial chemoembolization (TACE) for unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma
, Digestive Surgery 15(6): 674-678 (1998)

Improved survival with simendan after experimental myocardial infarction in rats
, European Journal of Pharmacology 419(2-3): 243-248 (2001)

Improved synchrony of estrus and ovulation with the addition of GnRH to a melengestrol acetate-prostaglandin F2alpha synchronization treatment in beef heifers
, Journal of Animal Science 79(8): 2210-2216 (2001)

Improved syntheses of alpha-BOC-aminoketones from alpha-BOC-amino-Weinreb amides using a pre-deprotonation protocol
, Tetrahedron Letters 43(46): 8223-8226, 11 November (2002)

Improved syntheses of aromatase inhibitors and neuroactive steroids efficient oxidations and reductions at key positions for bioactivity
, Tetrahedron 55(11): 3255-3264 (1999)

Improved syntheses of fluorinated tertiary butylamines
, Tetrahedron Letters 40(20): 3831-3834 (1999)

Improved syntheses of methyl (14E)- and (14Z)-dehydrocrepenynate: Key intermediates in plant and fungal polyacetylene biosynthesis
, Tetrahedron Letters 42(23): 3803-3805 (2001)

Improved synthesis and characterization of 1,3,4,6-tetra-O-acetyl-2-(N-acetylacetamido)-2-deoxy-beta-D-glucopyranose
, Carbohydrate Research 334(4): 337-341 (2001)

Improved synthesis and evaluation of 17-substituted aminoalkylgeldanamycin derivatives applicable to drug delivery systems
, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters 11(16): 2089-2091, 20 August (2001)

Improved synthesis and molecular modeling of 4beta,19-dihydroxyandrost-5-en-17-one, an excellent inhibitor of aromatase
, Chemical and Pharmaceutical Bulletin 50(5): 703-705 (2002)

Improved synthesis and preparative scale resolution of racemic monastrol
, Tetrahedron Letters 43(34): 5913-5916, 19 August (2002)

Improved synthesis and purification of Alzheimer's Abeta 1-42 and analogs
, Letters in Peptide Science 6(2-3): 151-156 (1999)

Improved synthesis of (2S,5S)-5-tert-butylproline
, Tetrahedron 57(30): 6439-6446 (2001)

Improved synthesis of (R)-glycine-d-15N
, Tetrahedron 57(31): 6695-6701 (2001)

Improved synthesis of (S, E)-(+)-5-methylhept-2-en-4-one, the major aroma compound of hazelnuts
, Tetrahedron 55(32): 9787-9792 (1999)

Improved synthesis of 13C,2H3- and 2H3-salmeterol by Cs2CO3-mediated monoalkylation of a primary amine
, Journal of Labelled Compounds and Radiopharmaceuticals 45(9): 755-762 (2002)

Improved synthesis of 2'-amino-LNA
, Nucleosides Nucleotides and Nucleic Acids 22(5-8): 1131-1133 (2003)

Improved synthesis of 2-deoxy-L-ribose
, Nucleosides and Nucleotides 18(11-12): 2357-2365 (1999)

Improved synthesis of 9-(2,3-dideoxy-2-fluoro-beta-D-threo-pentofuranosyl)adenine (FddA) using triethylamine trihydrofluoride
, Tetrahedron Letters 42(12): 2321-2324 (2001)

Improved synthesis of bambuterol
, Zhongguo Yiyao Gongye Zazhi 30(8): 337-338 (1999)

Improved synthesis of cellulose carbamates without by-products
, Carbohydrate Polymers 50(2): 201-208, 1 November (2002)

Improved synthesis of functionalized molecular platforms related to marine cyclopeptides
, Tetrahedron 57(9): 1699-1708, 25 February (2001)

Improved synthesis of menadiol sodium diphosphate
, Zhongguo Yiyao Gongye Zazhi 31(12): 529-530 (2000)

Improved synthesis of paroxetine hydrochloride propan-2-ol solvate through one of metabolites in humans, and characterization of the solvate crystals
, Chemical and Pharmaceutical Bulletin 48(4): 529-536 (2000)

Improved synthesis of proline-derived Ni(II) complexes of glycine: versatile chiral equivalents of nucleophilic glycine for general asymmetric synthesis of alpha-amino acids
, Journal of Organic Chemistry 68(18): 7104-7107 (2003)

Improved synthesis of prostanoids on a non-cross-linked polystyrene soluble support
, Tetrahedron 56(40): 7885-7892, 29 September (2000)

Improved synthesis of stable isotope labeled and carbon-14 labeled (S)-(-)-3-(3-(methylsulfonyl)phenyl)-1-propylpiperidine hydrochloride; (-)-OSU-6162
, Journal of Labelled Compounds and Radiopharmaceuticals 43(7): 683-691 (2000)

Improved synthesis of sucrose fatty acid monoesters
, Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society 78(5): 541-546 (2001)

Improved synthesis of sulfinpyrazone
, Zhongguo Yiyao Gongye Zazhi 30(3): 100-102 (1999)

Improved synthesis of terazosin
, Zhongguo Yiyao Gongye Zazhi 31(9): 385-386 (2000)

Improved synthesis of the iodine-free thyromimetic GC-1
, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters 10(23): 2607-2611, 4 December (2000)

Improved synthesis of three brominated analogues of the potent environmental mutagen 3-chloro-4-(dichloromethyl)-5-hydroxy-2(5H)-furanone (MX)
, Tetrahedron 56(21): 3391-3397 (2000)

Improved synthetic approaches toward 2'-O-methyl-adenosine and guanosine and their N-acyl derivatives
, Tetrahedron 56(8): 1047-1056 (2000)

Improved synthetic yield of a cationic derivative of cholesterol
, Chinese Pharmaceutical Journal 51(3): 241-244 (1999)

Improved system for protein engineering of the hydroxylase component of soluble methane monooxygenase
, Applied and Environmental Microbiology 68(11): 5265-5273 (2002)

Improved systemic ventricular function after carvedilol administration in a patient with congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries
, Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 22(2): 198-201 (2003)

Improved systems for hydrophobic tagging of recombinant immunogens for efficient iscom incorporation
, Journal of Immunological Methods 238(1-2): 181-193 (2000)

Improved targeting of the flanks of a DNA stem using alpha-oligodeoxynucleotides. The enhanced effect of an intercalator
, Nucleosides and Nucleotides 17(12): 2351-2365 (1998)

Improved technique for detection of enhanced green fluorescent protein in transgenic mice
, Biotechniques 30(6): 1282-1285 (2001)

Improved technique for fluorescence in situ hybridisation analysis of isolated nuclei from archival, B5 or formalin fixed, paraffin wax embedded tissue
, Molecular Pathology 55(2): 121-124 (2002)

Improved technique for infrahepatic vena cava reconstruction in guinea pig-to-rat liver transplantation
, Microsurgery 20(3): 139-142 (2000)

Improved technique for the isolation of magnetotactic spirilla from a freshwater sediment and their phylogenetic characterization
, Systematic and Applied Microbiology 22(3): 466-471 (1999)

Improved technique for the routine determination of tritiated water in aqueous samples
, Analytica Chimica Acta 382(1-2): 225-231 (1999)

Improved technique of portal vein reconstruction in pediatric liver transplant recipients with portal vein hypoplasia
, Transplantation 73(8): 1244-1247 (2002)

Improved techniques for kidney transplantation in the monkey
, Microsurgery 19(7): 335-337 (1999)

Improved techniques for studying the temporal and spatial behavior of fish in a fixed location
, ICES Journal of: 700-706 (2003)

Improved techniques of applying fibrin glue in lung surgery
, European Surgical Research. Europaische Chirurgische Forschung. Recherches Chirurgicales Europeennes 31(2): 180-186 (1999)

Improved temporal stability in multieffector movements
, Journal of Experimental Psychology Human Perception and Performance 28(1): 72-92 (2002)

Improved ternary matrices for the analysis of ferri-pyoverdins by fast atom bombardment mass spectrometry
, Journal of Mass Spectrometry 33(10): 984-987 (1998)

Improved the accuracy of 99mTc-MAG3 plasma clearance method: the problem of the calculated plasma volume and its modification
, Kaku Igaku. Japanese Journal of Nuclear Medicine 35(8): 741-747 (1998)

Improved therapeutic index of lower dose topotecan chemotherapy in recurrent ovarian cancer
, Gynecologic Oncology 83(2): 257-262 (2001)

Improved thin-layer chromatographic method for the separation of cholesterol, egg phosphatidylcholine, and their degradation products
, Journal of Aoac International 85(6): 1273-1287 (2002)

Improved three-dimensional growth of manganese superoxide dismutase crystals on the International Space Station
, Acta Crystallographica Section D Biological Crystallography 59(2): 385-388 (2003)

Improved thymopoietic potential in aviremic HIV infected individuals treated with HAART by intermittent IL-2 administration
, Aids 17(11): 1621-1630 (2003)

Improved titers for helper virus-free herpes simplex virus type 1 plasmid vectors by optimization of the packaging protocol and addition of noninfectious herpes simplex virus-related particles (previral DNA replication enveloped particles) to the packaging procedure
, Human Gene Therapy 10(12): 2005-2011 (1999)

Improved titers of retroviral vectors from the human FLYRD18 packaging cell line in serum- and protein-free medium
, Human Gene Therapy 10(12): 1965-1974 (1999)

Improved tolerability of the dihydropyridine calcium-channel antagonist lercanidipine: The lercanidipine challenge trial
, Blood Pressure 12(Suppl. 1): 14-21 (2003)

Improved tonsillar disposition of azithromycin following a 3-day oral treatment with 20 mg kg-1 in paediatric patients
, Pharmacological Research 46(1): 95-100 (2002)

Improved topical treatment of lamellar ichthyosis: A double-blind study of four different cream formulations
, British Journal of Dermatology 141(6): 1027-1032 (1999)

Improved transfection efficiency of cultured human cells
, Cell Biology International 27(9): 735-737 (2003)

Improved transfection using epithelial cell line-selected ligands and fusogenic peptides
, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1475(3): 369-376, 26 July (2000)

Improved transformation of the filamentous fungus Aspergillus niger using Agrobacterium tumefaciens
, Mycobiology 29(3): 132-134 (2001)

Improved trapping methods for swift foxes and sympatric coyotes
, Wildlife Society Bulletin 30(4): 1262-1266 (2002)

Improved trauma care after reorganisation: a retrospective analysis
, European Journal of Surgery 165(5): 426-430 (1999)

Improved treatment of coronary heart disease by implementation of a Cardiac Hospitalization Atherosclerosis Management Program (CHAMP)
, American Journal of Cardiology 87(7): 819-822 (2001)

Improved treatment results in childhood B-cell neoplasms with tailored intensification of therapy: A report of the Berlin-Frankfurt-Muenster group trial NHL-BFM 90
, Blood 94(10): 3294-3306 (1999 )

Improved tuberculosis DNA vaccines by formulation in cationic lipids
, Infection and Immunity 70(7): 3681-3688 (2002)

Improved tuberculosis infection control practices in Maryland acute care hospitals
, American Journal of Infection Control 28(2): 133-137 (2000)

Improved tumor response by combining radiation and the vascular-damaging drug 5,6-dimethylxanthenone-4-acetic acid
, Radiation Research 156(5 Pt 1): 503-509 (2001)

Improved tumor selectivity of radiolabeled peptides by receptor and antigen dual targeting in the neurotensin receptor model
, Bioconjugate Chemistry 13(3): 654-662 (2002)

Improved tumor staging by diagnostic laparoscopy
, Zeitschrift für Gastroenterologie 37(6): 483-488 (1999)

Improved turnaround time of laboratory test results using a FOCUS PDCA approach
, Australian Journal of Medical Science 20(1): 14-17 (1999)

Improved understanding of cortical injury by incorporating measures of functional anatomy
, Brain 126(Pt 7): 1650-1659 (2003)

Improved understanding of dispersal in crop pest and disease management: Current status and future directions
, Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 97(4): 331-349 (1999)

Improved understanding of the bacterial vaginal microbiota of women before and after probiotic instillation
, Applied and Environmental Microbiology 69(1): 97-101 (2003)

Improved uniformity in tomographic myocardial perfusion imaging with attenuation correction and enhanced acquisition and processing
, Journal of Nuclear Medicine 41(7): 1139-1144 (2000)

Improved uniformity of aortic enhancement with customized contrast medium injection protocols at CT angiography
, Radiology 214(2): 363-371 (2000)

Improved up-and-down designs for phase I trials
, Statistics in Medicine 22(1): 69-82 (2003)

Improved use of oxygen scavengers to stabilize the colour of retail-ready meat cuts stored in modified atmospheres
, International journal of food Science and technology 37(2): 199-207 (2002)

Improved use of the (13C)octanoic acid breath test as intra-individual parameter to study the effect of a prokinetic drug on gastric emptying in preterm infants with oral feeding intolerance
, Journal of Chromatography B 750(1): 147-153 (2001)

Improved use of workplace exposure data in the regulatory risk assessment of chemicals within Europe
, Annals of Occupational Hygiene 46(3): 279-285 (2002)

Improved validation of the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Questionnaire and development of a short form in Greek patients
, American Journal of Gastroenterology 98(8): 1802-1812 (2003)

Improved vascular endothelial function after oral B vitamins: An effect mediated through reduced concentrations of free plasma homocysteine
, Circulation 102(20): 2479-2483 (2000)

Improved vectors for nisin-controlled expression in gram-positive bacteria
, Plasmid 44(2): 183-190 (2000)

Improved vectors for transcriptional/translational signal screening in corynebacteria using the melC operon from Streptomyces glaucescens as reporter
, Archives of Microbiology 180(1): 53-59 (2003)

Improved version of the red fluorescent protein (drFP583/DsRed/RFP)
, Biotechniques 33(3): 592, 594, 596-8 Passim (2002)

Improved viability of latissimus dorsi muscle grafts after electrical prestimulation
, Muscle and Nerve 25(5): 679-684 (2002)

Improved visual acuity following orbital decompression and penetrating keratoplasty in a case of malignant ophthalmopathy
, Rinsho Ganka 54(13): 1893-1897 (2000)

Improved visualization of the human lung in 1H MRI using multiple inversion recovery for simultaneous suppression of signal contributions from fat and muscle
, Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 41(5): 866-870 (1999)

Improved wettability of an experimental silicone rubber denture soft lining material
, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research 48(6): 765-771 (1999)

Improved white matter fiber tracking using stochastic labeling
, Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 48(4): 677-683 (2002)

Improved xenograft targeting of tumor-specific anti-epidermal growth factor receptor variant III antibody labeled using N-succinimidyl 4-guanidinomethyl-3-iodobenzoate
, Nuclear Medicine and Biology 29(1): 1-11 (2002)

Improved yield and functionality of parathyroid cells separated by using collagenase-digestion with cold pre-incubation
, Journal of Endocrinological Investigation 24(2): 98-103 (2001)

Improved yield and stability of L49-sFv-beta-lactamase, a single-chain antibody fusion protein for anticancer prodrug activation, by protein engineering
, Bioconjugate Chemistry 14(5): 860-869 (2003)

Improved-performance knitted fibre mats as supports for pre-mixed natural gas catalytic combustion
, Chemical Engineering Journal 82(1-3): 73-85, 15 March (2001)

Improvement and application of digitized measure on shelterbelt porosity
, Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao 13(6): 651-657 (2002)

Improvement and applications of cell-free protein synthesis systems: Monograph
, Seibutsu-Kogaku Kaishi 81(2): 71-76 (2003)

Improvement and biological applications of fluorescent probes for zinc, ZnAFs
, Journal of the American Chemical Society 124(23): 6555-6562 (2002)

Improvement and characterization of an automatic aerosol sampler for remote (glacier) sites
, Atmospheric Environment 36(7): 1221-1232 (2002)

Improvement and characterization of the in vitro dissolution behavior of sulindac by complexation with beta-cyclodextrin
, Acta Pharmaceutica 52(1): 9-18 (2002)

Improvement and deterioration of seizure control during the postsurgical course of epilepsy surgery patients
, Epilepsia 40(1): 62-67 (1999)

Improvement and reformation of the urban water management system in the Republic of Tadzhikistan
, Izvestiya Akademii Nauk Respubliki Tadzhikistan Otdelenie Biologicheskikh i Meditsinskikh Nauk 143(2): 49-53 (2001)

Improvement and validation of the fluorescence-based histone deacetylase assay using an internal standard
, Archiv der Pharmazie (Weinheim) 334(7): 248-252 (2001)

Improvement by 5-amino-4-imidazole carboxamide riboside of the contractile dysfunction that follows brief periods of ischemia through increases in ecto-5-nucleotidase activity and adenosine release in canine hearts
, Japanese Circulation Journal 63(7): 542-553 (1999)

Improvement by aminoguanidine of insulin secretion from pancreatic islets grafted to syngeneic diabetic rats
, Biochemical Pharmacology 60(2): 263-268, 15 July (2000)

Improvement by low doses of nociceptin on scopolamine-induced impairment of learning and/or memory
, European Journal of Pharmacology 395(2): 149-156 (2000)

Improvement by repeated administration of 6R-tetrahydrobiopterin of 5,7-dihydroxytryptamine-induced abnormal behaviors in immature rats
, Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 302(1): 156-161 (2003)

Improvement by the insulin-sensitizing agent, troglitazone, of abnormal fibrinolysis in type 2 diabetes mellitus
, Metabolism Clinical and Experimental 49(5): 662-665 (2000)

Improvement for the production of clavulanic acid by mutant Streptomyces clavuligerus
, Letters in Applied Microbiology 34(5): 370-375 (2002)

Improvement in CNS protective treatment in non-high-risk childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: Report from the Japanese Children's Cancer and Leukemia Study Group
, Medical and Pediatric Oncology 32(4): 259-266 (1999)

Improvement in HIV-associated motor slowing after antiretroviral therapy including protease inhibitors
, Journal of Neurovirology 6(1): 84-88 (2000)

Improvement in Parkinsonian symptoms after repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation
, Journal of the Neurological Sciences 162(2): 179-184 (1999)

Improvement in Salmonella detection in milk and dairy products: comparison between the ISO method and the Oxoid SPRINT Salmonella test
, Letters in Applied Microbiology 31(6): 443-448 (2000)

Improvement in accuracy of diagnosis of carotid artery stenosis with duplex ultrasound scanning with combined use of linear array 7.5 MHz and convex array 3.5 MHz probes: validation versus 489 arteriographic procedures
, Journal of Vascular Surgery 37(6): 1240-1247 (2003)

Improvement in activities of daily living in elderly following treatment for post-bereavement depression
, Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica 105(3): 231-234 (2002)

Improvement in adult height after growth hormone treatment in adolescents with short stature born small for gestational age: results of a randomized controlled study
, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 88(4): 1587-1593 (2003)

Improvement in adult-onset Rasmussen's encephalitis with long-term immunomodulatory therapy
, Neurology 52(4): 738-742 (1999)

Improvement in aerosol delivery with helium-oxygen mixtures during mechanical ventilation
, American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 163(1): 109-114 (2001)

Improvement in affinity and HIV-1 neutralization by somatic mutation in the heavy chain first complementarity-determining region of antibodies triggered by HIV-1 infection
, European Journal of Immunology 31(1): 128-137 (2001)

Improvement in antithrombotic management in atrial fibrillation also requires effective INR control
, Postgraduate Medical Journal 77(909): 487 (2001)

Improvement in assay sensitivity for plasma dolastatin-10 using capillary electrophoresis at elevated temperatures
, Journal of Chromatography B 729(1-2): 1-10 (1999)

Improvement in atrophic gastritis and intestinal metaplasia in patients in whom Helicobacter pylori was eradicated
, Annals of Internal Medicine 134(5): 380-386 (2001)

Improvement in beneficiation of low grade fluorite ore from Kalat Maran Range
, Pakistan Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research 45(1): 63-68 (2002)

Improvement in blood lipid levels by dietary sn-1,3-diacylglycerol in young women with variants of lipid transporters 54T-FABP2 and -493g-MTP
, Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 302(4): 743-750 (2003)

Improvement in blood pressure, arterial stiffness and wave reflections with a very-low-dose perindopril/indapamide combination in hypertensive patient: a comparison with atenolol
, Hypertension 38(4): 922-926 (2001)

Improvement in brainstem auditory evoked potentials after suboccipital decompression in patients with chiari I malformations
, Journal of Neurosurgery 98(3): 459-464 (2003)

Improvement in breast tumor discrimination by support vector machines and speckle-emphasis texture analysis
, Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 29(5): 679-686 (2003)

Improvement in bronchial hyperresponsiveness with inhaled corticosteroids in children with asthma: importance of family history of bronchial hyperresponsiveness
, American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 166(3): 340-345 (2002)

Improvement in capacitive deionization function of activated carbon cloth by titania modification
, Water Research 37(7): 1527-1534 (2003)

Improvement in cardiac function and free fatty acid metabolism in a case of dilated cardiomyopathy with CD36 deficiency
, Japanese Circulation Journal 64(9): 731-735 (2000)

Improvement in cell yield of Methylobacterium sp. by reducing the inhibition of medium components for poly-beta-hydroxybutyrate production
, World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 19(4): 357-361 (2003)

Improvement in cholestasis associated with total parenteral nutrition after treatment with an antibody against tumour necrosis factor alpha
, Liver 22(4): 317-320 (2002)

Improvement in chronic ischemic neuropathy after intramuscular phVEGF165 gene transfer in patients with critical limb ischemia
, Archives of Neurology 58(5): 761-768 (2001)

Improvement in circulating superoxide dismutase levels: role of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in rheumatoid arthritis
, Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 270(3): 714-716 (2000)

Improvement in cognition associated with novel antipsychotic drugs: A direct drug effect or reduction of EPS?
, Schizophrenia Research 46(2-3): 81-89, 15 December (2000)

Improvement in coronary flow reserve determined by positron emission tomography after 6 months of cholesterol-lowering therapy in patients with early stages of coronary atherosclerosis
, Circulation 99(22): 2871-2875 (1999)

Improvement in corrected QT dispersion by physical training and percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty in patients with recent myocardial infarction
, Japanese Circulation Journal 64(3): 165-169 (2000)

Improvement in detecting telomerase activity using silica-based resin treatment: An experience of urine in bladder carcinoma
, International Journal of Oncology 14(4): 709-712 (1999)

Improvement in diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis using dual indirect immunofluorescence and immunoblotting assays for antifilaggrin autoantibodies: a retrospective 3 year study
, Journal of Rheumatology 29(2): 276-281 (2002)

Improvement in dose escalation using the process of adaptive radiotherapy combined with three-dimensional conformal or intensity-modulated beams for prostate cancer
, International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics 50(5): 1226-1234 (2001)

Improvement in ductility of chitosan through blending and copolymerization with PEG: FTIR investigation of molecular interactions
, Biomacromolecules 4(1): 173-180 (2003)

Improvement in early detection of congenital hearing impairment due to universal newborn hearing screening
, International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 59(1): 23-28 (2001)

Improvement in early human embryo development using new formulation sequential stage-specific culture media
, Fertility and Sterility 78(6): 1254-1260 (2002)

Improvement in ejection fraction by nocturnal haemodialysis in end-stage renal failure patients with coexisting heart failure
, Nephrology, Dialysis, Transplantation 17(8): 1518-1521 (2002)

Improvement in emotional well-being and relationships of users of sildenafil
, Journal of Urology 166(5): 1774-1778 (2001)

Improvement in endothelial dysfunction in patients with hypoalphalipoproteinemia and coronary artery disease treated with bezafibrate
, Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology 38(2): 250-258 (2001)

Improvement in endothelium-dependent brachial artery flow-mediated vasodilation with low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels <100 mg/dl
, American Journal of Cardiology 86(11): 1256-1259 (2000)

Improvement in enzyme activity and stability by addition of low molecular weight polyethylene glycol to sodium bis(2-ethyl-L-hexyl)sulfosuccinate/isooctane reverse micellar system
, Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology 110(2): 101-112 (2003)

Improvement in exercise capacity and exercise blood pressure response after transcoronary alcohol ablation therapy of septal hypertrophy in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
, American Journal of Cardiology 83(8): 1220-1223 (1999)

Improvement in exercise capacity in asymptomatic and mildly symptomatic adults after atrial septal defect percutaneous closure
, Circulation 106(14): 1821-1826 (2002)

Improvement in exercise capacity with nitric oxide inhalation in patients with precapillary pulmonary hypertension
, Circulation 101(17): 2066-2070 (2000)

Improvement in fatty acid utilization in relation to a change in left ventricular hypertrophy in spontaneously hypertensive rats
, Japanese Circulation Journal 64(2): 117-120 (2000)

Improvement in fear memory by histamine-elicited ERK2 activation in hippocampal CA3 cells
, Journal of Neuroscience 23(27): 9016-9023 (2003)

Improvement in gelling properties of packed tofu by mixed blood components
, Nippon Shokuhin Kagaku Kogaku Kaishi 49(6): 428-431 (2002)

Improvement in hamstring and quadriceps strength in high level soccer players
, Science and Sports 14(4): 167-172 (1999)

Improvement in health-related quality of life in systemic lupus erythematosus patients enrolled in a randomized clinical trial comparing LJP 394 treatment with placebo
, Lupus 12(9): 677-686 (2003)

Improvement in health-related quality of life with rizatriptan 10mg compared with standard migraine therapy
, Clinical Drug Investigation 21(12): 853-860 (2001)

Improvement in hindbrain herniation demonstrated by serial fetal magnetic resonance imaging following fetal surgery for myelomeningocele
, JAMA 282(19): 1826-1831 (1999)

Improvement in human decay accelerating factor transgenic porcine kidney xenograft rejection with intravenous administration of gas914, a polymeric form of alphaGAL
, Transplantation 75(1): 10-19 (2003)

Improvement in human tumour oxygenation with carbogen of varying carbon dioxide concentrations
, Radiotherapy and Oncology 50(2): 167-171 (1999)

Improvement in hypertension in patients with diabetes mellitus after kidney/pancreas transplantation
, Circulation 104(5): 563-569 (2001)

Improvement in hypoxemia at 4600 meters of simulated altitude with carbohydrate ingestion
, Aviation, Space, and Environmental Medicine 70(9): 874-878 (1999)

Improvement in insulin resistance and the restoration of reduced phosphodiesterase 3B gene expression by pioglitazone in adipose tissue of obese diabetic KKAy mice
, Diabetes 48(9): 1830-1835 (1999)

Improvement in insulin sensitivity by losartan in non-insulin-dependent diabetic (NIDDM) rats
, Pharmacological Research 44(5): 385-389 (2001)

Improvement in insulin sensitivity followed by ovulation and pregnancy in a woman with polycystic ovary syndrome who was treated with rosiglitazone
, Fertility and Sterility 76(5): 1057-1059 (2001)

Improvement in irritable bowel syndrome following ano-rectal surgery
, International Journal of Colorectal Disease 17(6): 402-411 (2002)

Improvement in jaw motion following treatment of unilateral crossbite in a child with primary dentition: a case report
, Cranio 20(2): 129-134 (2002)

Improvement in learning associated with increase in hippocampal formation volume
, Biological Psychiatry 53(3): 233-238 (2003)

Improvement in lipase-catalyzed synthesis of fatty acid methyl esters from sunflower oil
, Enzyme and Microbial Technology 33(1): 97-103, 16 July (2003)

Improvement in liver fibrosis, functionality and hemodynamics in CCl4-cirrhotic rats after injection of the Liver Growth Factor
, Journal of Hepatology 30(6): 1065-1072 (1999)

Improvement in macular function after retinal translocation surgery in a patient with age-related macular degeneration
, American Journal of Ophthalmology 129(4): 547-549 (2000)

Improvement in mapping vegetation cover factor for the universal soil loss equation by geostatistical methods with Landsat Thematic Mapper images
, International Journal of Remote Sensing 23(18): 3649-3667, 20 September (2002)

Improvement in measurement precision with SPME by use of isotope dilution mass spectrometry and its application to the determination of tributyltin in sediment using SPME GC-ICP-MS
, Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry 17(8): 944-949 (2002)

Improvement in medical risk factors and quality of life in women and men with coronary artery disease in the Multicenter Lifestyle Demonstration Project
, American Journal of Cardiology 91(11): 1316-1322 (2003)

Improvement in midwall myocardial shortening with regression of left ventricular hypertrophy
, Hypertension 36(5): 755-759 (2000)

Improvement in mitochondrial dysfunction as a new surrogate efficiency measure for preclinical trials: dose-response and time-window profiles for administration of the calcium channel blocker Ziconotide in experimental brain injury
, Journal of Neurosurgery 93(5): 829-834 (2000)

Improvement in mood and fatigue after dehydroepiandrosterone replacement in Addison's disease in a randomized, double blind trial
, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 85(12): 4650-4656 (2000)

Improvement in motion characteristics and acrosome status in cryopreserved human spermatozoa by swim-up processing before freezing
, Human Reproduction 15(10): 2173-2179 (2000)

Improvement in motor performance of Weaver mutant mice following lesions of the cerebellum
, Behavioural Brain Research 97(1-2): 189-194 (1998)

Improvement in naltrexone treatment compliance with contingency management
, Drug and Alcohol Dependence 54(2): 127-135 (1999)

Improvement in neuronal survival after ischemic preconditioning in hippocampal slice cultures
, Brain Research 952(2): 153-158, 18 October (2002)

Improvement in neutrophil and monocyte function during highly active antiretroviral treatment of HIV-1-infected patients
, Aids 13(8): 883-890 (1999)

Improvement in nitrogen use efficiency: Physiological and molecular approaches
, Current Science 76(10): 1357-1364 (1999)

Improvement in organ shortage through education
, Transplantation 73(11): 1844-1846 (2002)

Improvement in outcomes of multifetal pregnancy reduction with increased experience
, American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 184(2): 97-103 (2001)

Improvement in oxygenation by alpha stimulant
, Masui. Japanese Journal of Anesthesiology 50(10): 1118-1120 (2001)

Improvement in pain and bowel function in female irritable bowel patients with alosetron, a 5-HT3 receptor antagonist
, Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics 13(9): 1149-1159 (1999)

Improvement in physical and chemical properties of sodic soil by 3, 6 and 9 years old plantation of Eucalyptus tereticornis. Biorejuvenation of sodic soil
, Forest Ecology and Management 184(1-3): 115-124, 3 October (2003)

Improvement in plant regeneration from callus in wheat
, Acta Phytophysiologica Sinica 25(4): 388-394 (1999)

Improvement in precision of the liquid chromatographic-electrospray ionization tandem mass spectrometric analysis of 3'-C-ethynylcytidine in rat plasma
, Journal of Chromatography B 754(1): 113-119, 15 April (2001)

Improvement in preservation methods for industrially important yeast
, Alimentaria 37(311): 19-22 (2000)

Improvement in psoriasis after intradermal administration of heat-killed Mycobacterium vaccae
, International Journal of Dermatology 39(1): 51-58 (2000)

Improvement in pulmonary hemodynamics during intravenous epoprostenol (prostacyclin): A study of 15 patients with moderate to severe portopulmonary hypertension
, Hepatology 30(3): 641-648 (1999)

Improvement in quality of diabetes control and concentrations of AGE-products in patients with type 1 and insulin-treated type 2 diabetes mellitus studied over a period of 10 years (JEVIN)
, Journal of Diabetes and its Complications 17(2): 90-97 (2003)

Improvement in quality of life differs between women and men after coronary artery bypass surgery
, Journal of Internal Medicine 245(5): 445-454 (1999)

Improvement in quality of life during 5 years after coronary artery bypass grafting
, Coronary Artery Disease 9(8): 519-526 (1998)

Improvement in quality of life outcomes 2 weeks after left ventricular assist device implantation
, Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 20(6): 657-669 (2001)

Improvement in quality-of-life measures and stimulation of weight gain after treatment with megestrol acetate oral suspension in geriatric cachexia: results of a double-blind, placebo-controlled study
, Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 48(5): 485-492 (2000)

Improvement in Quantitative X-ray Microanalysis of Biological Cryosections
, Microscopy and Microanalysis 5(3): 187-196 (1999)

Improvement in quantity and quality of prevention measurement of toddler injuries and parental interventions
, Behavior Therapy 33(2): 271-297 (2002)

Improvement in rejection of human decay accelerating factor transgenic pig-to-primate renal xenografts with administration of rabbit antithymocyte serum
, Transplantation 74(1): 28-35 (2002)

Improvement in response times for simple and complex tasks after electroconvulsive therapy
, Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry 27(3): 459-465 (2003)

Improvement in school-size estimates of pelagic fish using information from sector-scanning sonar
, Fisheries Oceanography 11(6): 361-365 (2002)

Improvement in seed germination of Myrica esculenta Buch. - Ham. ex D. Don: A high value tree species of Kumaun Himalaya, India
, Seed Science and Technology 28(3): 597-605 (2000)

Improvement in semen quality associated with decreasing occupational lead exposure
, American Journal of Industrial Medicine 35(3): 257-263 (1999)

Improvement in serum creatinine following definite treatment of urolithiasis in patients with concurrent renal insufficiency
, Scandinavian Journal of Urology and Nephrology 36(2): 134-136 (2002)

Improvement in signal reliability when measuring L-glutamate released from cultured cells using multi-channel microfabricated sensors
, Analytica Chimica Acta 441(2): 165-174, 24 August (2001)

Improvement in site-specific intestinal absorption of furosemide by Eudragit L100-55
, Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology 53(4): 433-440 (2001)

Improvement in spine bone density and reduction in risk of vertebral fractures during treatment with antiresorptive drugs
, American Journal of Medicine 112(4): 281-289 (2002)

Improvement in spirometry following lung volume reduction surgery: application of a physiologic model
, American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 165(1): 34-40 (2002)

Improvement in steroid screening for doping control with special emphasis on stanozolol
, Journal of Chromatography A 985(1-2): 375-386, 24 January (2003)

Improvement in storage stability of export peeled-chestnuts using electrolyzed acid-water
, Hanguk Nongwhahak Hoechi 41(7): 545-549 (1998)

Improvement in survival and cardiac metabolism after gene transfer of sarcoplasmic reticulum Ca(2+)-ATPase in a rat model of heart failure
, Circulation 104(12): 1424-1429 (2001)

Improvement in survival of patients with cancer of the kidney in Europe
, European Journal of Cancer 34(14): 2232-2235 (1998)

Improvement in the Iatroscan thin-layer chromatographic-flame ionisation detection analysis of marine lipids. Separation and quantitation of monoacylglycerols and diacylglycerols in standards and natural samples
, Journal of Chromatography A 849(2): 371-380 (1999)

Improvement in the RFLP procedure for studying the diversity of nifH genes in communities of nitrogen fixers in soil
, Research in Microbiology 152(1): 95-103 (2001)

Improvement in the capillarity of the left ventricular wall of stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats following angiotensin II receptor blockade
, Clinical and Experimental Hypertension 21(4): 441-452 (1999)

Improvement in the control of chemotherapy induced emesis with ondansetron, methylprednisolone and lorazepam combination in patients treated by a moderate emetic treatment and uncontrolled by a previous antiemetic combination
, Bulletin du Cancer 87(6): 491-497 (2000)

Improvement in the determination of 238U, 228-234Th, 226-228Ra, 210Pb, and 7Be by gamma spectrometry on evaporated fresh water samples
, Environmental Science and Technology 37(21): 4990-4993 (2003)

Improvement in the efficiency of formyl transfer of a GAR transformylase hybrid enzyme
, Protein Engineering 13(5): 323-327 (2000)

Improvement in the efficiency of oxidative phosphorylation in the freshwater eel acclimated to 10.1 MPa hydrostatic pressure
, Journal of Experimental Biology 203(Pt 19): 3019-3023 (2000)

Improvement in the endothelium-dependent relaxation in hypercholesterolemic rabbits treated with vitamin E
, Atherosclerosis 140(2): 333-339 (1998)

Improvement in the histopathology of hearts from cardiomyopathic BIO TO-2 hamsters following long-term administration of amlodipine and cilnidipine
, Biological and Pharmaceutical Bulletin 23(10): 1189-1192 (2000)

Improvement in the information content of the Glasgow Coma Scale for the prediction of full cognitive recovery after head injury using fuzzy logic
, Surgery 127(3): 245-253 (2000)

Improvement in the intestinal processes of hydroelectrolytic absorption and secretion in abdominal pathologies of surgical interest treated with SMS 201-995: Experimental protocol
, Surgery Today 29(5): 419-430 (1999)

Improvement in the management of cancer patients: Digital ultrasound documentation
, Onkologie 21(6): 504-507 (1998)

Improvement in the molecular diagnosis of Machado-Joseph disease
, Archives of Neurology 58(11): 1821-1827 (2001)

Improvement in the morphology of Ti-based surfaces: A new process to increase in vitro human osteoblast response
, Biomaterials 23(7): 1563-1577 (2002)

Improvement in the mucoadhesive properties of alginate by the covalent attachment of cysteine
, Journal of Controlled Release 71(3): 277-285, 28 April (2001)

Improvement in the properties of 3-phenyl-3-trifluoromethyldiazirine based photoreactive bis-glucose probes for GLUT4 following substitution on the phenyl ring
, Chemical and Pharmaceutical Bulletin (Tokyo) 50(7): 1004-1006 (2002)

Improvement in the pulmonary circulation following pulmonary thromboendarterectomy
, Heart 85(6): 612 (2001)

Improvement in the quality of clinical practice in an obstetric and gynaecology unit of the Noventa Vicentina Hospital
, Igiene Moderna 113(3): 231-243 (2000)

Improvement in the quality of ground chevon during refrigerated storage by tocopherol acetate preblending
, Meat Science 56(4): 403-413 (2000)

Improvement in the resting-cell bioconversion of penicillin G to deacetoxycephalosporin G by addition of catalase
, Letters in Applied Microbiology 34(4): 290-292 (2002)

Improvement in the selectivity and metabolic stability of the serotonin 5-HT(1A) ligand, S 15535: a series of cis- and trans-2-(arylcycloalkylamine) 1-indanols
, Journal of Medicinal Chemistry 45(1): 165-176 (2002)

Improvement in the yield of lipophilized lysozyme by the combination with Maillard-type glycosylation
, Die Nahrung 44(6): 407-410 (2000)

Improvement in thermal stability of L-fucose dehydrogenase by chemical modification and additives for use as an NADPH recycling reagent
, Biotechnology Letters 24(13): 1075-1078 (2002)

Improvement in variability of the horizontal meridian of the primary visual area following high-resolution spatial normalization
, Human Brain Mapping 18(2): 123-134 (2003)

Improvement in vitamin A status with consumption of dark-green vegetables: A bioavailability study in rabbits
, Nutrition Research 23(3): 271-278 (2003)

Improvement in wheat yields in northern India since 1965: Measured and simulated trends
, Field Crops Research 66(2): 141-149 (2000)

Improvement in zirconia osseointegration by means of a biological glass coating: An in vitro and in vivo investigation
, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research 61(2): 282-289 (2002)

Improvement of 10-year survival by Japanese radical lymph node dissection in patients with Dukes' B and C colorectal cancer: a 17-year retrospective study
, Oncology Reports 10(4): 927-934 (2003)

Improvement of Aureobasidium pullulans A.p.-3 for pullulan biosynthesis by associated mutagenesis
, Polish Journal of Food and Nutrition Sciences 8(2): 235-243 (1999)

Improvement of Bifidobacterium longum stability using cell-entrapment technique
, Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 9(2): 132-139 (1999)

Improvement of CHO cell culture medium formulation: simultaneous substitution of glucose and glutamine
, Biotechnology Progress 16(1): 69-75 (2000)

Improvement of Clostridium tumour targeting vectors evaluated in rat rhabdomyosarcomas
, FEMS Immunology and Medical Microbiology 30(1): 37-41 (2001)

Improvement of Cs leaching resistance of solidified radwastes with copper ferrocyanide (CFC)-vermiculite
, Waste Management 19(4): 263-268 (1999)

Improvement of DNA-visualization in dynamic mode atomic force microscopy in air
, Scanning 23(3): 175-181 (2001)

Improvement of DOC removal by multi-stage AOP-biological treatment
, Chemosphere 50(8): 1043-1048 (2003)

Improvement of Drosophila acetylcholinesterase stability by elimination of a free cysteine
, BMC Biochemistry 3(21) (2002)

Improvement of EPA method 8330: Complete separation using a two-phase approach
, Journal of Chromatography A 849(2): 381-388 (1999)

Improvement of Escherichia coli isolate for better L-lysine production through MNNG treatment
, Pakistan Journal of Zoology 33(1): 82-84 (2001)

Improvement of FISH mapping resolution on combed DNA molecules by iterative constrained deconvolution: a quantitative study
, Cytogenetics and Cell Genetics 92(1-2): 59-62 (2001)

Improvement of H2O2 stability of manganese peroxidase by combinatorial mutagenesis and high-throughput screening using in vitro expression with protein disulfide isomerase
, Protein Engineering 16(6): 423-428 (2003)

Improvement of HIV-specific immunity in HIV-infected twins treated with highly active antiretroviral therapy, interleukin 2, and syngeneic adoptively transferred cells
, Aids Research and Human Retroviruses 17(10): 887-900 (2001)

Improvement of HSV-1 necrotizing keratitis with amniotic membrane transplantation
, Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science 42(9): 1969-1974 (2001)

Improvement of Itohiki-Natto-Manufacturing process
, Nippon Shokuhin Kagaku Kogaku Kaishi 48(4): 277-286 (2001)

Improvement of MRI probes to allow efficient detection of gene expression
, Bioconjugate Chemistry 11(6): 941-946 (2000)

Improvement of Pseudomonas desmolytica for the enzymatic production of L-cystine
, Nippon Nogeikagaku Kaishi 74(8): 891-895 (2000)

Improvement of RNA aptamer activity against myasthenic autoantibodies by extended sequence selection
, Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 290(2): 656-662 (2002)

Improvement of RNA fingerprinting efficiency for the analysis of differential gene expression in human cardiac macro- and microvascular endothelial cells
, Pharmacological Research 43(6): 553-560 (2001)

Improvement of Satoyoshi syndrome with tacrolimus and corticosteroids
, Neurology 60(12): 2014-2015 (2003)

Improvement of Schwann cell attachment and proliferation on modified hyaluronic acid strands by polylysine
, Tissue Engineering 6(6): 585-593 (2000)

Improvement of Staphylococcus aureus-V8-protease hydrolysis of bovine haemoglobin by its adsorption on to a solid phase in the presence of SDS: Peptide mapping and obtention of two haemopoietic peptides
, Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry 31(2): 127-134 (2000)

Improvement of Trichoderma viride biotic activity by copper sulfate introduction into soil
, Bulletin of the Polish Academy of Sciences Biological Sciences 49(4): 299-307 (2001)

Improvement of a biomimetic porphyrin catalytic system by addition of acids
, Chemical and Pharmaceutical Bulletin (Tokyo) 50(6): 744-748 (2002)

Improvement of a fed-batch process for high level xylanase production by a Bacillus strain
, Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology 76(5): 456-460 (2001)

Improvement of a mediator-type biochemical oxygen demand sensor for on-site measurement
, Journal of Biotechnology 88(3): 269-275, 12 July (2001)

Improvement of a method for production of konnyaku powder using ultrasonic treatment
, Nippon Shokuhin Kagaku Kogaku Kaishi 47(8): 604-612 (2000)

Improvement of a method to reproducibly immortalize human T cells by oncogene transfection
, Cytotechnology 33(1-3): 71-81 (2000)

Improvement of a new surgical treatment for echinococciasis
, Meditsinskaya Parazitologiya i Parazitarnye Bolezni (3): 40-43 (2000)

Improvement of a sensitive enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for screening estrogen receptor binding activity
, Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 21(12): 2536-2541 (2002)

Improvement of a serodiagnostic strategy for foot-and-mouth disease virus surveillance in cattle under systematic vaccination: a combined system of an indirect ELISA-3ABC with an enzyme-linked immunoelectrotransfer blot assay
, Archives of Virology 145(3): 473-489 (2000)

Improvement of a two-stage carcinogenesis model to detect modifying effects of endocrine disrupting chemicals on thyroid carcinogenesis in rats
, Cancer Letters 178(1): 1-9 (2002)

Improvement of accuracy of chromosome aberration analysis for biological radiation dosimetry
, Journal of Radiation Research 41(1): 1-8 (2000)

Improvement of acid phosphatase production by immobilization of Humicola lutea mycelium in polyurethane sponge
, World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 19(3): 247-253 (2003)

Improvement of acne in depressed patients treated with paroxetine
, Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 40(5): 505-506 (2001)

Improvement of acquired partial lipodystrophy with rosiglitazone despite ongoing complement activation
, Rheumatology 42(2): 393-394 (2003)

Improvement of acute and chronic renal dysfunction in liver transplant patients after substitution of calcineurin inhibitors by mycophenolate mofetil
, Transplantation 69(9): 1886-1890 (2000)

Improvement of afterload mismatch of left atrial booster pump function with positive inotropic agent
, Journal of the American College of Cardiology 37(1): 270-277 (2001)

Improvement of agitation and anxiety in dementia sufferers after psychoeducative training of their caregivers
, Fortschritte der Neurologie Psychiatrie 68(5): 216-223 (2000)

Improvement of alanine aminotransferase by administration of suplatast tosilate plus ursodeoxycholic acid in patients with resistance to ursodeoxycholic acid monotherapy on hepatitis C virus-related chronic liver disease
, Internal Medicine 41(10): 774-779 (2002)

Improvement of alcoholic fermentations by simultaneous extraction and enzymatic esterification of ethanol
, Journal of Molecular Catalysis B Enzymatic 5(1-4): 29-33 (1998)

Improvement of an impaired chemiluminescence response to formyl-methionyl-leucyl-phenylalanine in neutrophils from patients with non insulin dependent diabetes mellitus by recombinant human granulocyte-colony stimulating factor
, In Vivo 13(4): 319-325 (1999)

Improvement of an in-gel tryptic digestion method for matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization-time of flight mass spectrometry peptide mapping by use of volatile solubilizing agents
, Proteomics 1(11): 1364-1367 (2001)

Improvement of anaerobic treatment of tannery beamhouse wastewater by an integrated sulphide elimination process
, Water Science and Technology 40(1): 245-252 (1999)

Improvement of anemia among HIV-infected injection drug users receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy
, Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes 26(4): 315-319 (2001)

Improvement of anemia in hemodialysis patients treated by hemodiafiltration with high-volume on-line-prepared substitution fluid
, Blood Purification 20(4): 357-363 (2002)

Improvement of anthocyanin yield and shelf-life extension of grape pomace by gamma irradiation
, Food Research International 32(8): 539-543 (1999)

Improvement of antibiotic production by increased oxygen solubility through the addition of perfluorodecalin
, Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology 76(4): 418-422 (2001)

Improvement of apraxia of eyelid opening by wearing goggles
, Lancet 356(9239): 1413 (2000)

Improvement of aspirin-intolerant asthma by montelukast, a leukotriene antagonist: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
, American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 165(1): 9-14 (2002)

Improvement of ataxia in cortical cerebellar atrophy with the drug gabapentin
, Clinical Neuropharmacology 26(5): 225-226 (2003)

Improvement of atrophic gastritis after Helicobacter pylori eradication therapy
, Stomach and Intestine 37(4): 559-568 (2002)

Improvement of availability of allopurinol from pharmaceutical dosage forms I - suppositories
, European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics 49(2): 119-127 (2000)

Improvement of avidity and specific properties of alloimmune antired cell test systems with antibodies IgG by heteroadsorption and concentration
, Gematologiya i Transfuziologiya 47(4): 45-46 (2002)

Improvement of base-calling in multilane automated DNA sequencing by use of electrophoretic calibration standards, data linearization, and trace alignment
, Electrophoresis 22(10): 1906-1914 (2001)

Improvement of beta-amylase thermostability in transgenic barley seeds and transgene stability in progeny
, Molecular Breeding 6(5): 511-517 (2000)

Improvement of binding of Puumala virus neutralization site resembling peptide with a second-generation phage library
, Protein Engineering 16(6): 443-450 (2003)

Improvement of bioactivity of H2O2/TaCl5-treated titanium after subsequent heat treatments
, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research 52(1): 171-176 (2000)

Improvement of biogas production from vinasse via covalently immobilized methanogens
, Bioresource technology 79(1): 83-85 (2001)

Improvement of biological activity and proteolytic stability of peptides by coupling with a cyclic peptide
, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters 13(15): 2583-2586, 4 August (2003)

Improvement of biomass yield and recombinant gene expression in Escherichia coli by using fructose as the primary carbon source
, Biotechnology Progress 15(1): 140-145 (1999)

Improvement of black-mixed cattle in the forest-steppe Povolzhye
, Doklady Rossiiskoi Akademii Sel'skokhozyaistvennykh Nauk (3): 32-34 (2003)

Improvement of blood compatibility on cellulose hemodialysis membrane: IV. Phospholipid polymer bonded to the membrane surface
, Journal of Biomaterials Science Polymer Edition 10(3): 271-282 (1999)

Improvement of both psychotic symptoms and Parkinsonism in a case of dementia with Lewy bodies by the combination therapy of risperidone and L-DOPA
, Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry 26(1): 201-203 (2002)

Improvement of bradykinin endothelium-mediated vasodilation of forearm resistance circulation by quinaprilat in patients with coronary artery disease with or without left ventricular dysfunction
, Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology 34(3): 368-373 (1999)

Improvement of breast cancer prognostication using cell kinetic-based silver-stainable nucleolar organizer region quantification of the MIB-1 positive tumor cell compartment
, Virchows Archiv 438(5): 478-484 (2001)

Improvement of capillary zone electrophoresis sensitivity with artificial seawater as the background electrolyte utilizing transient isotachophoresis for the determination of nitrite and nitrate ions in seawater
, Electrophoresis 21(14): 2866-2871 (2000)

Improvement of carcinoembryonic antigen-specific prodrug gene therapy for experimental colon cancer
, Surgery 133(3): 309-317 (2003)

Improvement of cardiac function after treatment with octreotide followed by trans-sphenoidal surgery in an acromegalic patient who presented with congestive heart failure
, Japanese Heart Journal 43(1): 69-77 (2002)

Improvement of cardiac function during enzyme replacement therapy in patients with Fabry disease: a prospective strain rate imaging study
, Circulation 108(11): 1299-1301 (2003)

Improvement of cardiac neuronal function after carvedilol treatment in dilated cardiomyopathy: a 123I-MIBG scintigraphic study
, Journal of Nuclear Medicine 41(5): 845-851 (2000)

Improvement of cardiovascular dysfunction in diabetic rat by KST221085
, Yakhak Hoeji 45(3): 276-281 (2001)

Improvement of care for people suffering from depression: the need for comprehensive education
, International Clinical Psychopharmacology 14(Suppl. 3): S27-S33 (1999)

Improvement of cefpodoxime proxetil oral absorption in rats by an oil-in-water submicron emulsion
, International Journal of Pharmaceutics (Kidlington) 263(1-2): 165-171, 16 September (2003)

Improvement of celiac trunk compression stenosis diagnosis
, Uzbekiston Tibbiet Zhurnali 0(5): 61-63 (1998)

Improvement of central motor conduction after bone marrow transplantation in adrenoleukodystrophy
, Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry 74(3): 373-375 (2003)

Improvement of characteristics in texture of some olive oil varieties
, Revista de Ciencias Agrarias 21(1-4): 351-356 (1998)

Improvement of chemically-activated luciferase gene expression bioassay for detection of dioxin-like chemicals
, Biomedical and Environmental Sciences 15(1): 58-66 (2002)

Improvement of childhood acute leukemia diagnosis in Belarus
, Gematologiya i Transfuziologiya 47(2): 42-44 (2002)

Improvement of chronic diarrhea after treatment for intestinal spirochetosis
, Digestive Diseases and Sciences 45(5): 1006-1010 (2000)

Improvement of chronic hearing loss after shunt revision: A case report
, Surgical Neurology 56(3): 185-188 (2001)

Improvement of cisplatin-induced emesis and delayed gastric emptying by KB-R6933, a novel 5-HT3 receptor antagonist
, General Pharmacology 33(3): 283-288 (1999)

Improvement of classification in urban areas by the use of textural features: The case study of Lucknow city, Uttar Pradesh
, International Journal of Remote Sensing 22(4): 565-593, 10 March (2001)

Improvement of clavulanic acid production by Streptomyces clavuligerus in medium containing soybean derivatives
, World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 15(5): 623-627 (1999)

Improvement of clinical algorithms for the diagnosis of Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Chlamydia trachomatis by the use of Gram-stained smears among female sex workers in Accra, Ghana
, Sexually Transmitted Diseases 27(7): 401-410 (2000)

Improvement of clinical effect of naloxone for newborn infant respiratory insufficiency in 65 patients
, Zhongguo Xinyao yu Linchuang Zazhi 22(8): 501-503 (2003)

Improvement of clinical outcome by early nephrology referral in type II diabetics on hemodialysis
, Renal Failure 25(3): 455-464 (2003)

Improvement of cognitive functions after cobalamin/folate supplementation in elderly patients with dementia and elevated plasma homocysteine
, International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry 16(6): 609-614 (2001)

Improvement of cognitive functions by the acetylcholine releaser SM 21
, Drug Development Research 47(3): 118-126 (1999)

Improvement of collateral perfusion and regional function by implantation of peripheral blood mononuclear cells into ischemic hibernating myocardium
, Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology 22(11): 1804-1810 (2002)

Improvement of color and limpness of fried potatoes by in situ pectinesterase activation
, European Food Research and Technology 210(1): 49-52 (1999)

Improvement of combination chemotherapy tolerance by introduction of polycistronic retroviral vector drug resistance genes MGMT and MDR1 into human umbilical cord blood CD34+ cells
, Leukemia Research 26(3): 281-288 (2002)

Improvement of combined modality therapy with cisplatin and radiation using electroporation of tumors
, International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics 46(4): 1037-1041 (2000)

Improvement of continuous calibration based on temperature oscillation and application to biochemical reaction calorimetry
, Chemical Engineering Journal 81(1-3): 113-127 (2001)

Improvement of corneal barrier function by the P2Y(2) agonist INS365 in a rat dry eye model
, Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science 42(1): 96-100 (2001)

Improvement of corneal fluorescein staining in post cataract surgery of diabetic patients by an oral aldose reductase inhibitor, ONO-2235
, British Journal of Ophthalmology 86(8): 860-863 (2002)

Improvement of coronary artery endothelial dysfunction with lipid-lowering therapy: Heterogeneity of segmental response and correlation with plasma-oxidized low density lipoprotein
, Journal of the American College of Cardiology 37(3): 766-774 (2001)

Improvement of coronary vasodilator capacity by lipid-lowering therapy in patients with angina pectoris, reduced coronary reserve and moderate LDL-hypercholesterolemia
, Zeitschrift fuer Kardiologie 87(Suppl. 2): 136-144 (1998)

Improvement of cyclosporin A determination in whole blood by reversed-phase high-performance liquid chromatography
, Biomedical Chromatography 17(6): 404-410 (2003)

Improvement of cystic fibrosis using antitumoral drugs: a hypothesis
, Medical Hypotheses 54(4): 580-581 (2000)

Improvement of decarboxylating agar medium for screening biogenic amine-producing bacteria in kimchi
, Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 11(3): 491-496 (2001)

Improvement of defibrillation efficacy and quantification of activation patterns during ventricular fibrillation in a canine heart failure model
, Circulation 103(10): 1473-1478 (2001)

Improvement of detection sensitivity in micellar electrokinetic chromatography
, Japanese Journal of Electrophoresis 43(4): 225-231 (1999)

Improvement of diabetic autonomic gustatory sweating by botulinum toxin type A
, Neurology 59(12): 1971-1973 (2002)

Improvement of dissolution and oral absorption of ER-34122, a poorly water-soluble dual 5-lipoxygenase/cyclooxygenase inhibitor with anti-inflammatory activity by preparing solid dispersion
, Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 91(1): 258-266 (2002)

Improvement of dissolution rate and bioavailability of piroxicam with pregelatinized starch
, Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 63(1): 36-40 (2001)

Improvement of dissolution rates of poorly water soluble APIs using novel spray freezing into liquid technology
, Pharmaceutical Research 19(9): 1278-1284 (2002)

Improvement of distance-based phylogenetic methods by a local maximum likelihood approach using triplets
, Molecular Biology and Evolution 19(11): 1952-1963 (2002)

Improvement of domestic wastewater primary sedimentation through ozonation
, Ozone Science and Engineering 21(6): 605-614 (1999)

Improvement of dy/dy dystrophic diaphragm by 3,4-diaminopyridine
, Muscle and Nerve 26(1): 71-78 (2002)

Improvement of dysgeusia after thymectomy with thymoma
, Kurume Medical Journal 46(2): 117-118 (1999)

Improvement of early postburn cardiac function by use of Panax notoginseng and immediate total eschar excision in one operation
, Burns 25(1): 35-41 (1999)

Improvement of early recognition of lentigo maligna using dermatoscopy
, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 42(1 Part 1): 25-32 (2000)

Improvement of eating quality and preservability of cooked rice obtained from aged rice grains by weak electrolyzed cathode water
, Nippon Shokuhin Kagaku Kogaku Kaishi 48(2): 112-118 (2001)

Improvement of ecological safety upon application of biocides to control corrosion induced by Microorganisms
, Prikladnaya Biokhimiya i Mikrobiologiya 36(6): 694-700 (2000)

Improvement of emulsifying and antibacterial properties of salmine by the Maillard reaction with dextran
, Fisheries Science 65(4): 623-628 (1999)

Improvement of emulsifying properties of lupin proteins by high pressure induced aggregation
, Food Hydrocolloids 17(3): 273-280 (2003)

Improvement of enantioselectivity by immobilized imprinting of epoxide hydrolase from Rhodotorula glutinis
, Journal of Molecular Catalysis B Enzymatic 16(3-4): 121-129, 17 December (2001)

Improvement of encapsulation efficiency of water-in-oil-in-water emulsion with hypertonic inner aqueous phase
, Journal of Microencapsulation 18(1): 19-28 (2001)

Improvement of endocardial and vascular endothelial function on myocardial performance by captopril treatment in postinfarct rat hearts
, Circulation 100(12): 1338-1345 (1999)

Improvement of endothelial dysfunction by angiotensin II blockade accompanied by induction of vascular hepatocyte growth factor system in diabetic spontaneously hypertensive rats
, Heart and Vessels 18(1): 18-25 (2003)

Improvement of endothelial function and insulin sensitivity with vitamin C in patients with coronary spastic angina: Possible role of reactive oxygen species
, Journal of the American College of Cardiology 35(7): 1860-1866 (2000)

Improvement of endothelial function by amlodipine and vitamin C in essential hypertension
, Korean Journal of Internal Medicine 17(2): 131-137 (2002)

Improvement of endothelial function by chronic angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibition in heart failure : role of nitric oxide, prostanoids, oxidant stress, and bradykinin
, Circulation 102(3): 351-356 (2000)

Improvement of endothelial function in insulin-resistant carotid arteries treated with pravastatin
, Journal of Neurosurgery 95(3): 466-471 (2001)

Improvement of endothelial function with the fixed low-dose perindopril-indapamide combination
, European Heart Journal 1(Suppl. L): L38-L43 (1999)

Improvement of energetic resources for sheep kept in pastures of southeastern Extremadura
, Avances en Alimentacion y Mejora Animal 38(3): 9-14 (1998)

Improvement of epidural cooling animal model and effects of epidural cooling on the physiological parameters of dogs
, Journal of China Medical University 30(Suppl): 49-50 (2001)

Improvement of errors in radiotelemetry locations of brown bears, Ursus arctos, in Hokkaido, Japan
, Mammal Study 23(1): 41-48 (1998)

Improvement of erythropoiesis in beta-thalassemic mice by continuous erythropoietin delivery from muscle
, Blood 95(9): 2793-2798 (2000)

Improvement of erythropoietin-resistant anaemia after renal transplantation in patients with homozygous sickle-cell disease
, Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation 13(11): 2949-2952 (1998)

Improvement of esophageal and gastric motility after 2-week treatment of oral erythromycin in patients with non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus
, Journal of Diabetes and its Complications 17(3): 141-144 (2003)

Improvement of ethanol production by an industrial yeast strain via multiple gene deletions
, Journal of the Institute of Brewing 107(1): 49-53 (2001)

Improvement of ethanol production from starch by recombinant yeast through manipulation of environmental factors
, Enzyme and Microbial Technology 31(5): 640-647, 3 October (2002)

Improvement of ethyl glucuronide determination in human urine and serum samples by solid-phase extraction
, Journal of Chromatography B 758(2): 229-234, 15 July (2001)

Improvement of exercise capacity by sarpogrelate as a result of augmented collateral circulation in patients with effort angina
, Journal of the American College of Cardiology 32(7): 1982-1986 (1998)

Improvement of exercise tolerance after hot water bathing in aged men
, Journal of Japanese Association of Physical Medicine Balneology and Climatology 63(3): 138-142 (2000)

Improvement of exogenous DNA nuclear importation by nuclear localization signal-bearing vectors: A promising way for non-viral gene therapy?
, Biology of the Cell 95(2): 59-68 (2003)

Improvement of external fixator performance in type C pelvic ring injuries by plating of the pubic symphysis: an experimental study on 12 external fixators
, Journal of Trauma 53(5): 907-12; Discussion 912-3 (2002)

Improvement of extraction method of coagulation active components from Moringa oleifera seed
, Water Research 33(15): 3373-3378 (1999)

Improvement of extrathymic T cell type of large granular lymphocyte (LGL) leukemia by cyclosporin A: The serum level of Fas ligand is a marker of LGL leukemia activity
, European Journal of Haematology 65(4): 272-275 (2000)

Improvement of eye movement of schizophrenic patients associated with day hospital treatment
, Journal of Brain Science 25(3-4): 153-163 (1999)

Improvement of fatigue properties of poly(methyl methacrylate) bone cement by means of plasma surface treatment of fillers
, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research 48(2): 135-142 (1999)

Improvement of fetal cell recovery from maternal blood: suitable density gradient for FACS separation
, Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy 14(4): 229-233 (1999)

Improvement of food safety design of cook-chill foods
, Food Research International 34(5): 449-455 (2001)

Improvement of forage production in Calliandra calothyrsus: methodology for the identification of an effective inoculum containing Rhizobium strains and arbuscular mycorrhizal isolates
, Journal of Biotechnology 91(2-3): 269-282 (2001)

Improvement of fracture healing by systemic administration of growth hormone and local application of insulin-like growth factor-1 and transforming growth factor-beta1
, Bone 31(1): 165-172 (2002)

Improvement of fragment and primer selection for mutation detection by denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis
, Nucleic Acids Research 26(23): 5432-5440 (1998)

Improvement of functional properties of beta-lactoglobulin glycated through the Maillard reaction is related to the nature of the sugar
, International dairy journal 1(3): 145-152 (2001)

Improvement of functional properties of fish water soluble proteins with glucose-6-phosphate through the Maillard reaction
, Fisheries Science 65(4): 618-622 (1999)

Improvement of gas separation membranes
, Membrane 26(2): 79-85 (2001)

Improvement of gastroesophageal reflux symptoms after radiofrequency energy: A randomized, sham-controlled trial
, Gastroenterology 125(3): 668-676 (2003)

Improvement of gene transduction efficiency in T lymphocytes using retroviral vectors
, Human Gene Therapy 10(6): 977-982 (1999)

Improvement of germination rate optimum seeding dates and fertilization on the growth of Glihnia littoralis Fr. SCHMIDT et MIQUEL
, RDA Journal of Industrial Crop Science 40(2): 13-17 (1998)

Improvement of glucose tolerance by nateglinide occurs through enhancement of early phase insulin secretion
, Metabolism Clinical and Experimental 51(1): 20-24 (2002)

Improvement of glycosylation in insect cells with mammalian glycosyltransferases
, Journal of Biotechnology 102(1): 61-71, 10 April (2003)

Improvement of growth after growth hormone treatment in children who undergo liver transplantation
, Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition 31(3): 286-290 (2000)

Improvement of hatchability of chicken chimeras
, British Poultry Science 41(Suppl.): S38-S39 (2000)

Improvement of heat stability and emulsifying activity of ovalbumin by conjugation with glucuronic acid through the Maillard reaction
, Food Research International 32(2): 129-133 (1999)

Improvement of heat tolerance by training
, Revue Internationale des Services de Sante des Forces Armees 73(2): 54-63 (2000)

Improvement of hemorheological abnormalities in alcoholics by an oral antioxidant
, Hepato-Gastroenterology 48(38): 511-517 (2001)

Improvement of hemostasis in open and laparoscopically performed partial nephrectomy using a gelatin matrix-thrombin tissue sealant (floseal)
, Urology 61(1): 73-77 (2003)

Improvement of heterologous protein productivity through a selected bioprocess strategy and medium design: A case study for recombinant Yarrowia lipolytica fermentation
, Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology 74(3): 173-189 (1998)

Improvement of high fat diet-induced hyperlipidemia by Polygonum tinctorium Lour
, Natural Medicines 54(5): 261-264 (2000)

Improvement of high-nutrient density diet on feed efficiency of pigs under various feeding levels
, Journal of the Agricultural Association of China 0(185): 111-119 (1999)

Improvement of human interferon HUIFNalpha2 and HCV core protein expression levels in Escherichia coli but not of HUIFNalpha8 by using the tRNA(AGA/AGG)
, Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 296(5): 1303-1309 (2002)

Improvement of image resolution and quantitative accuracy in clinical Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography
, Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics 25(2): 135-146 (2001)

Improvement of immune functions in HIV infection by sulfur supplementation: Two randomized trials
, Journal of Molecular Medicine 78(1): 55-62 (2000)

Improvement of impaired myocardial vasodilatation due to diffuse coronary atherosclerosis in hypercholesterolemics after lipid-lowering therapy
, Circulation 100(2): 117-122 (1999)

Improvement of impaired renal function in heart transplant recipients treated with mycophenolate mofetil and low-dose cyclosporine
, Transplantation 69(8): 1586-1590 (2000)

Improvement of in vitro culture and surrogate egg-shell culture techniques for single cell stage embryos of chicken
, Journal of Animal Science and Technology 42(6): 777-786 (2000)

Improvement of in vitro two-stage transformation assay and determination of the promotional effect of cadmium
, Toxicology In Vitro 15(3): 225-231 (2001)

Improvement of in vivo stability of phosphodiester oligonucleotide using anionic liposomes in mice
, Life Sciences 67(13): 1625-1637 (2000)

Improvement of in-gel digestion and recovery of peptides for peptide mass fingerprinting
, Agricultural Chemistry and Biotechnology 46(1): 1-5 (2003)

Improvement of in-gel digestion protocol for peptide mass fingerprinting by matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization time-of-flight mass spectrometry
, Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 15(16): 1416-1421 (2001)

Improvement of industrial wastewater treatment by aerated lagoon: Case studies
, Water Science and Technology 42(5-6): 193-200 (2000)

Improvement of inflammatory bowel disease after allogeneic stem-cell transplantation
, Transplantation 75(10): 1745-1747 (2003)

Improvement of information gained from the pre-anaesthetic visit through a quality-assurance programme
, British Journal of Anaesthesia 88(2): 280-283 (2002)

Improvement of initial lines of silkworm hybrid Hebar 1/18XHebar 2/1, directed for practical use in summer-autumn feeding. I. Average values and variability of quantitative selection traits
, Zhivotnov"dni Nauki 37(4): 89-93 (2000)

Improvement of initial lines of silkworm hybrid Hebar 1/18XHebar 2/1, directed for practical use in summer-autumn feeding. II. Correlations and inheritance of quantitative selection traits
, Zhivotnov"dni Nauki 37(4): 94-97 (2000)

Improvement of insulin resistance in essential hypertension by long-acting Ca antagonist benidipine
, Clinical and Experimental Hypertension 21(8): 1327-1344 (1999)

Improvement of insulin sensitivity by a long-acting nifedipine preparation (nifedipine-CR) in patients with essential hypertension
, American Journal of Hypertension 15(11): 927-931 (2002)

Improvement of insulin sensitivity by perindopril in spontaneously hypertensive and streptozotocin-diabetic rats
, Indian Journal of Pharmacology 34(3): 156-164 (2002)

Improvement of interleukin 2 production, clonogenic capability and restoration of stromal cell function in human immunodeficiency virus-type-1 patients after highly active antiretroviral therapy
, British Journal of Haematology 118(3): 864-874 (2002)

Improvement of internal dose calculations using mathematical models of different adult heights
, Physics in Medicine and Biology 45(10): 2771-2785 (2000)

Improvement of interstitial cystitis symptoms and problems that developed during treatment with oral IPD-1151T
, Journal of Urology 164(6): 1917-1920 (2000)

Improvement of intestinal absorption of macromolecules by nitric oxide donor
, Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 89(10): 1296-1304 (2000)

Improvement of intestinal absorption of peptides: Adsorption of B1-Phe monoglucosylated insulin to rat intestinal brush-border membrane vesicles
, European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics 50(2): 197-204 (2000)

Improvement of intestinal peptide absorption by a synthetic bile acid derivative, cholylsarcosine
, European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 10(2): 133-140 (2000)

Improvement of intracellular beta-galactosidase production in fed-batch culture of Kluyveromyces fragilis
, Biotechnology letters 23(11): 845-849 (2001)

Improvement of intraoperative antibiotic prophylaxis in prolonged cardiac surgery by automated alerts in the operating room
, Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology 24(1): 13-16 (2003)

Improvement of kimchi fermentation by using acid-tolerant mutant of Leuconostoc mesenteroides and aromatic yeast Saccharomyces fermentati as starters
, Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 9(1): 22-31 (1999)

Improvement of labeling efficiency of glycoprotein-liposome conjugates with iodine-125 by using Bolton-Hunter Reagent and their distribution in mice
, Radioisotopes 49(7): 339-345 (2000)

Improvement of lacquer collection method by CEPA application in lactree(Rhus verniciflua stokes)
, Journal of Korean Forestry Society 89(2): 208-215 (2000)

Improvement of lacrimal function by topical application of CyA in murine models of Sjogren's syndrome
, IOVS 42(1): 101-110 (2001)

Improvement of learning processes following chronic systemic administration of modafinil in mice
, Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behavior 73(3): 723-728 (2002)

Improvement of left ventricular diastolic dynamics in prediabetic stage of a type II diabetic rat model after troglitazone treatment
, Angiology 52(1): 53-57 (2001)

Improvement of left ventricular dysfunction during exercise by walking in patients with successful percutaneous coronary intervention for acute myocardial infarction
, Circulation Journal 67(3): 233-237 (2003)

Improvement of left ventricular ejection fraction, heart failure symptoms and prognosis after revascularization in patients with chronic coronary artery disease and viable myocardium detected by dobutamine stress echocardiography
, Journal of the American College of Cardiology 34(1): 163-169 (1999)

Improvement of left ventricular hypertrophy and arrhythmias after lanreotide-induced GH and IGF-I decrease in acromegaly. A prospective multi-center study
, Journal of Endocrinological Investigation 25(11): 971-976 (2002)

Improvement of left ventricular remodeling and function by hydroxymethylglutaryl coenzyme a reductase inhibition with cerivastatin in rats with heart failure after myocardial infarction
, Circulation 104(9): 982-985 (2001)

Improvement of levodopa induced dyskinesias by thalamic deep brain stimulation is related to slight variation in electrode placement: possible involvement of the centre median and parafascicularis complex
, Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry 67(3): 308-314 (1999)

Improvement of ligand economy controlled by polymer morphology: The case of polymer-supported bis(oxazoline) catalysts
, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters 12(14): 1821-1824 (2002)

Improvement of linkage analysis in the silkworm, Bombyx mori, by using cDNA clones' RFLP
, Journal of Sericultural Science of Japan 71(2): 95-100 (2002)

Improvement of local control of T3 and T4 nasopharyngeal carcinoma by hyperfractionated radiotherapy and concomitant chemotherapy
, International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics 53(2): 344-352 (2002)

Improvement of long-standing iron-deficiency anemia in adults after eradication of Helicobacter pylori infection
, Internal Medicine 41(6): 491-494 (2002)

Improvement of low grade jute fibre by enzymatic pretreatment with higher pin density in the finisher card
, Pakistan Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research 41(2): 107-110 (1998)

Improvement of lung mechanics by exogenous surfactant: effect of prior application of high positive end-expiratory pressure
, British Journal of Anaesthesia 85(5): 752-756 (2000)

Improvement of lung preservation -- from experiment to clinical practice
, European Surgical Research. Europaische Chirurgische Forschung. Recherches Chirurgicales Europeennes 34(1-2): 77-82 (2002)

Improvement of lymphocyte proliferation in human immunodeficiency virus infection after recombinant interleukin-2 treatment
, Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases 31(5): 437-442 (1999)

Improvement of macromolecular clearance via lymph flow in hamster gingiva by topical warming and massage
, Journal of Periodontal Research 35(5): 310-317 (2000)

Improvement of malt modification by use of Rhizopus VII as starter culture
, Journal of agricultural and food chemistry 49(8): 3718-3724 (2001)

Improvement of mammalian cell survival by apoptosis-inhibiting genes and caspase inhibitors for effective use of mammalian cells
, Seibutsu-Kogaku Kaishi 77(1): 2-11 (1999)

Improvement of mannitol lysine crystal violet brilliant green agar for the selective isolation of H2S-positive Salmonella
, Journal of Food Protection 63(12): 1643-1647 (2000)

Improvement of material utilization in sake Moromi brewing by addition of cell wall macerating enzymes -Note-
, Seibutsu Kogaku Kaishi 79(8): 299-302 (2001)

Improvement of megakaryocytic progenitor culture for toxicological investigations
, Toxicology In Vitro 15(6): 691-699 (2001)

Improvement of memory guided saccades in parkinsonian patients by high frequency subthalamic nucleus stimulation
, Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry 68(3): 381-384 (2000)

Improvement of metabolic performance of cultured hepatocytes by high oxygen tension in the atmosphere
, Artificial Organs 25(1): 1-6 (2001)

Improvement of metered-dose inhaler administration technique: The effect of training sessions at a specialized pediatric asthma compliance and technique clinic
, Current Therapeutic Research 63(2): 142-147 (2002)

Improvement of method to estimate guidance by pharmacists and trial to obtain standard pharmaceutical management and guidance services program
, Yakugaku Zasshi 121(3): 221-232 (2001)

Improvement of microalgal NOx removal in bubble column and airlift reactors
, Journal of Fermentation and Bioengineering 86(4): 421-423 (1998)

Improvement of microalgal photosynthetic productivity by reducing the content of light harvesting pigment
, Journal of Applied Phycology 11(2): 195-201 (1999)

Improvement of microbiological diagnosis of helicobacteriosis
, Uzbekiston Tibbiet Zhurnali (1-2): 100-101 (2000)

Improvement of microcirculation and healing of venous hypertension and ulcers with Crystacide. Evaluation of free radicals, laser Doppler flux and PO2. A prospective-randomized-controlled study
, Angiology 54(3): 325-330 (2003)

Improvement of microfiltration performance in water treatment: Is critical flux a viable solution?
, Water Science and Technology 41(10-11): 309-315 (2000)

Improvement of microvascular graft equilibration and preservation in non-heart-beating donors by warm preflush with streptokinase
, Transplantation 75(4): 449-453 (2003)

Improvement of molar ratio of branched-chain amino acids to tyrosine (BTR) associated with liver fibrosis in chronic hepatitis C patients treated with interferon-alpha
, Digestive Diseases and Sciences 44(5): 1027-1033 (1999)

Improvement of monoclonal antibody production in hybridoma cells by dimethyl sulfoxide
, Biotechnology Progress 19(1): 158-162 (2003)

Improvement of mortality by long-term E4010 treatment in monocrotaline-induced pulmonary hypertensive rats
, Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics 290(2): 748-752 (1999)

Improvement of multi-channel isolated bio-potential amplifiers using multiplexing
, Physiological Measurement 23(2): 469-476 (2002)

Improvement of multiple facial gingival recession by non-surgical and supportive periodontal therapy: a case report
, Journal of Periodontology 70(8): 909-913 (1999)

Improvement of multivariate UV analysis by selecting wavelengths and instrumental parameters
, Analytical Letters 35(3): 559-575 (2002)

Improvement of municipal solid waste quality for landfilling by means of mechanical-biological pretreatment
, Waste Management and Research 18(1): 25-32 (2000)

Improvement of murine immune functions in vitro by thioproline
, Immunopharmacology 44(3): 281-291 (1999)

Improvement of muscle healing through enhancement of muscle regeneration and prevention of fibrosis
, Muscle and Nerve 28(3): 365-372 (2003)

Improvement of muscle protein functionality in processed meats by magnesium and other divalent chloride salts
, Magnesium Research 12(1): 3-17 (1999)

Improvement of myocardial fatty acid metabolism through L-carnitine administration to chronic hemodialysis patients
, American Journal of Nephrology 19(4): 480-484 (1999)

Improvement of myocardial infarction model in rabbit and its application in MRI research
, Journal of West China University of Medical Sciences 33(4): 640-644 (2002)

Improvement of myocardial perfusion reserve early after coronary intervention: Assessment with cardiac magnetic resonance imaging
, Journal of the American College of Cardiology 36(5): 1557-1564 (2000)

Improvement of native pastures by introduction of exotic grasses in area of cambisol(inceptisol)
, Ciencia e Agrotecnologia 22(2): 214-218 (1998)

Improvement of nebulised antibiotic delivery in cystic fibrosis
, Archives of Disease in Childhood 80(4): 348-352 (1999)

Improvement of neurological deficits by intracerebral transplantation of human adipose tissue-derived stromal cells after cerebral ischemia in rats
, Experimental Neurology 183(2): 355-366 (2003)

Improvement of neurological symptoms by enzyme replacement therapy for Gaucher disease type IIIb
, European Journal of Pediatrics 160(1): 63-64 (2001)

Improvement of nimesulide dissolution by a co-grinding method using surfactants
, Pharmacy and Pharmacology Communications 6(10): 433-440 (2000)

Improvement of nimesulide dissolution from solid dispersions containing croscarmellose sodium and Aerosil(R) 200
, Acta Pharmaceutica 52(4): 227-241 (2002)

Improvement of nitric oxide-dependent vasodilatation by HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors through attenuation of endothelial superoxide anion formation
, Arteriosclerosis Thrombosis and Vascular Biology 20(1): 61-69 (2000)

Improvement of nitrogen and phosphorus removal in the anaerobic-oxic-anoxic-OXIC (AOAO) process by stepwise feeding
, Water Science and Technology 42(3-4): 89-94 (2000)

Improvement of nitrogen fixation efficiency and plasmid stability in Bradyrhizobium japonicum by the introduction of dctABD and parCBA/DE genes
, Yi Chuan Xue Bao 27(8): 742-750 (2000)

Improvement of non-radioactive in situ hybridization in human airway tissues: use of PCR-generated templates for synthesis of probes and an antibody sandwich technique for detection of hybridization
, Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry 50(4): 541-548 (2002)

Improvement of norfloxacin oral bioavailability by EDTA and sodium caprate
, International Journal of Pharmaceutics (Kidlington) 260(1): 1-4, 9 July (2003)

Improvement of normothermic rat liver ischemia/reperfusion by muramyl dipeptide
, Journal of Surgical Research 80(2): 339-344 (1998)

Improvement of nuclide leaching resistance of paraffin waste form with low density polyethylene
, Waste Management 22(6): 625-630 (2002)

Improvement of nutritional properties of Chorizo de Pamplona by replacement of pork backfat with soy oil
, Meat Science 65(4): 1361-1367 (2003)

Improvement of nutritional site quality 13 years after single application of fertiliser N and P on regenerating cedar-hemlock cutovers on northern Vancouver Island, B.C
, Plant and Soil 223(1-2): 195-206 (2000)

Improvement of obstructive sleep apnea by uvulopalatopharyngoplasty and tonsillectomy in a case of Duchenne muscular dystrophy
, No to Hattatsu 32(4): 352-357 (2000)

Improvement of occupational noise-induced temporary threshold shift by active noise control earmuff and bone conduction microphone
, Journal of Occupational Health 44(6): 414-420 (2002)

Improvement of oxidative and thermostability of N-carbamyl-d-amino Acid amidohydrolase by directed evolution
, Protein Engineering 15(8): 689-695 (2002)

Improvement of oxidative stability of conjugated linoleic acid (CLA) by microencapsulation in cyclodextrins
, Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 48(9): 3922-3929 (2000)

Improvement of pagetic bone lesions with risedronate treatment: A radiologic study
, Bone (New York) 26(3): 263-267 (2000)

Improvement of patency rate in heparin-coated small synthetic vascular grafts
, Circulation 98(19 Suppl.): Ii319-23; Discussion Ii324 (1998)

Improvement of patient attitude toward treatment among inpatients with schizophrenia and its related factors: controlled study of a psychological approach
, Comprehensive Psychiatry 42(3): 240-246 (2001)

Improvement of peak shape and separation performance of beta-blockers in conventional reversed-phase columns using solvent modifiers
, Journal of Chromatographic Science 41(7): 350-358 (2003)

Improvement of pear yoghurt ingredients using Vacuum Infusion
, Italian Journal of Food Science 15(2): 269-276 (2003)

Improvement of periodontal status by green tea catechin using a local delivery system: a clinical pilot study
, Journal of Periodontal Research 37(6): 433-438 (2002)

Improvement of peripheral and cardiopulmonary performance after a short-term exercise program with additive prostaglandin E1
, Angiology 52(6): 381-391 (2001)

Improvement of peripheral endothelial dysfunction by acute vitamin C application: different effects in patients with coronary artery disease, ischemic, and dilated cardiomyopathy
, American Heart Journal 146(2): 280-285 (2003)

Improvement of peripheral neuropathy by testosterone in a patient with 48,XXYY syndrome
, Tokai Journal of Experimental and Clinical Medicine 25(2): 39-44 (2000)

Improvement of Peroxyl Radical Scavenging Bioassay Based on Bactericidal Action of tert-Butyl Peroxyl Radical
, Bioscience Biotechnology and Biochemistry 63(3): 577-580 (1999)

Improvement of phenolic compound content in virgin olive oils by using enzymes during malaxation
, Journal of food engineering 48(3): 189-194 (2001)