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    • Traversi, Derek (Universidad de Chile, 1952)
    • Carmona Cerda, René; Vicuña V., Carolina; Silva Soto, Ricardo; Villaseñor, Felipe; Lienqueo Contreras, María Elena; Salazar, Oriana (2007)
      En el desarrollo de tecnologías para la obtención de energía de recursos naturales renovables más económicas y amigables con el ambiente, los materiales lignocelulósicos como la madera son una fuente interesante. La ...
    • Colombo, Alicia; Palma, Karina; Armijo, Lorena; Mione, Marina; Signore, Iskra A.; Morales, Camila; Guerrero, Néstor; Meynard, Margarita M.; Pérez, Ramón; Suazo, José; Marcelain Cubillos, Katherine; Briones, Luis; Härtel, Steffen; Wilson, Stephen W.; Concha Nordemann, Miguel (The Company of Biologists, 2013)
      Although progress has been made in resolving the genetic pathways that specify neuronal asymmetries in the brain, little is known about genes that mediate the development of structural asymmetries between neurons on left ...
    • Brisaboa, Nieves R.; Ladra, Susana; Navarro, Gonzalo (2013)
      We present a new variable-length encoding scheme for sequences of integers, Directly Addressable Codes (DACs), which enables direct access to any element of the encoded sequence without the need of any sampling method. ...
    • Gaete, Leonardo; Tchernitchin, Andrei N.; Sierpe Bustamante, Rodrigo Alfredo; Villena, Joan; Lemus, Igor; Gidekel, Manuel; Rosenthal Cabrera, Gustavo; Astorga, Paola (2012)
      Sex hormone replacement therapy provides several advantages in the quality of life for climacteric women. However, estrogen-induced cell proliferation in the uterus and mammary gland increases the risk of cancer development ...
    • Kenagy, G. J.; Nespolo, Roberto F.; Vásquez Salfate, Rodrigo; Bozinovic, Francisco (Sociedad de Biologia de Chile, 2002)
      We present an analysis of behavioral flexibility in a day-active caviomorph rodent, the degu, Octodon degus, in response to temporal (daily and seasonal), spatial, and thermal heterogeneity of its environment. We quantified ...
    • Ibañez, María; Gironás, Jorge; Oberli, Christian; Chadwick Irarrázaval, Cristián; Garreaud Salazar, René (Wiley, 2020)
      The spatial distribution of surface air temperatures is essential for understanding and modelling high-relief environments. Good estimations of the surface temperature lapse rate (STLR) and the 0 degrees C isotherm height ...
    • Hetz Flores, Claudio; Glimcher, Laurie H. (ELSEVIER, 2008-01)
      Apoptosis is essential for maintenance of tissue homeostasis and its deregulation underlies many disease conditions. The BCL-2 family of proteins is a group of evolutionarily conserved regulators of cell death, comprising ...
    • Estades Marfán, Cristián; Thomson, Roberto F.; Vukasovic, Angélica; Acuña, M. Paz (Waterbird Soc., 2020)
      Between January-August 2017, the movements of 18 individual Yellow-billed Pintail (Anas georgica) were studied after capture at the Carampangue wetland in Central Chile and equipped with GPS transmitters. The goal was to ...
    • Solís Muñoz, Rigoberto; Alfaro, Ana; Segura, Bernardo; Moreno, Lucila; Canals Lambarri, Mauricio (American Arachnological Society, 2018)
      The locomotor activity of the Chilean recluse spider Loxosceles laeta (Nicolet, 1849), and the spitting spider, Scytodes globula Nicolet, 1849, were studied in the laboratory under controlled conditions (LD 12:12). In ...
    • Taucare Ríos, Andrés; Veloso, Claudio; Canals, Mauricio; Bustamante, Ramiro O. (Elsevier, 2020)
      Preferential temperature as a physiological feature is crucial for spiders, since it determines the selection of key habitats for their survival and reproduction. In this work, we study the daily and geographical variation ...
    • Gaskins, Audrey J.; Pereira Scalabrino, Ana; Quintiliano Scarpelli, Daiana; Shepherd, John A.; Uauy Dagach-Imbarack, Ricardo; Corvalán Aguilar, Camila; Michels, Karin B. (American Society for Nutrition, 2017-05-01)
      Background: Frequent dairy consumption in childhood has been related to higher growth-hormone concentrations that may affect mammary gland and pubertal development. Objective: We evaluated the relation of dairy intake ...
    • Seguel, F.; Meruane Naranjo, Viviana (Academic Press, 2018)
      Different studies have demonstrated that vibration characteristics are sensitive to debonding in composite structures. Nevertheless, one of the main restrictions of vibration measurements is the number of degrees of ...
    • Fernández, José; Pastén, César; Ruiz Tapia, Sergio; Leyton, Felipe (Springer Netherlands, 2019)
      © 2018, Springer Nature B.V.Destructive megathrust earthquakes, such as the 2015 Mw 8.3 Illapel event, frequently affect Chile. In this study, we assess the damage of the 2015 Illapel Earthquake in the Coquimbo Region ...
    • Ordóñez, Carlos A.; Parra, Michael W.; Millán, Mauricio; Caicedo, Yaset; Guzmán Rodríguez, Mónica; Padilla, Natalia; Salamea Molina, Juan Carlos; García, Alberto; González Hadad, Adolfo; Fernando Pino, Luis; Herrera, Mario Alain; Rodríguez Holguín, Fernando; Serna, José; Salcedo, Alexander; Aristizábal, Gonzalo; Orlas, Claudia; Ferrada, Ricardo; Scalea, Thomas; Ivatury, Rao (Médica Valle, Colombia, 2020)
      The liver is the most commonly affected solid organ in cases of abdominal trauma. Management of penetrating liver trauma is a challenge for surgeons but with the introduction of the concept of damage control surgery ...
    • Herrera, Mario Alain; Tintinago, Luis Fernando; Morales, William Victoria; Ordóñez, Carlos A.; Parra, Michael W.; Betancourt Cajiao, Mateo; Caicedo, Yaset; Guzmán Rodríguez, Mónica; Gallego, Linda M.; González Hadad, Adolfo; Pino, Luis Fernando; Serna, José Julián; García, Alberto; Serna, Carlos; Hernández Medina, Fabián (Médica Valle, 2020)
      Laryngotracheal trauma is rare but potentially life-threatening as it implies a high risk of compromising airway patency. A consensus on damage control management for laryngotracheal trauma is presented in this article. ...
    • Massone Sánchez, Leonardo; Cáceres, Iván (Elsevier, 2020)
      The 2010 Chile earthquake of magnitude Mw 8.8 showed the importance of using correct detailing at the wall boundary. Most design methodologies for wall boundary special detailing have been compared to testing, but at the ...
    • Carvajal, Javier A.; Ramos, Isabella; Kusanovic, Juan Pedro; Escobar, María F. (Taylor & Francis, 2020)
      Severe obstetric hemorrhage is a catastrophic event and represents the main cause of maternal morbidity and mortality worldwide. The elevated mortality rate due to hemorrhage is associated with metabolic complications and ...