Tuesday, June 19, 2007: 8:10 AM-12:00 PM
Douglas Firs (Boise Centre on the Grove)
D Contributed Papers (cp)
Joint Session of the Agriculture and Horticultural Sciences and Biological Sciences Sections
Sponsor: The Pacific Division Sections on Agriculture and Horticultural Sciences, and Biological Sciences
Organizer:Roger G. Christianson, Ph.D.
Presider:Michael Parker
8:10 AMIntroductory Remarks
8:20 AMThe effect of Soil Salinity on Bean Dry Matter and Leaf Conductance
Abdelfettah Berrada, Mark A. Brick, Grant E. Cardon
8:40 AMUsing Organic Mulches to Manipulate Tree Growth and Secondary Compounds in Ponderosa Pine
Javier Lugo-Pérez, John E. Lloyd
9:00 AMMorphological Characteristics of Western US Mammals As Visualized by Light Microscopy and Scanning Electron Microscopy
Britten D. Sessions, Wilford Hess, Wesley Skidmore
9:20 AMScanning Electron Microscopy of Bat Hair from Utah
John Sowa, Britten D. Sessions, Chanell E. Nielson, Wesley Skidmore, Wilford Hess
9:40 AMMolecular Evidence for Environmental Trigger of Mass Evolutionary Acceleration: An Experimental Model for the Cambrian Explosion
Aaron G. Filler, Andrew M.L. Lever, Geoffrey P. Harrison
10:00 AMBreak
10:20 AMActive Remodeling in Lymphangioleiomyomatosis as Revealed by Serial Analysis of Gene Expression (SAGE)
Tiffany J. Whitney, Maureen Brandon, Blanca Camoretti-Mercado
10:40 AMBreast Cancer Stimulation of Osteoclast Differentiation: The Role of Oncostatin M
Ken Tawara, Patrick Aranda, Sujatha Kadaba, Andrew Oler, Cheryl L. Jorcyk
11:00 AMOncostatin M Induces VEGF through HIF-1α
David Chang
11:20 AMIn Vivo Anatomical Studies of the Indian Parrot (Psittacula krameri) Brain by MRI Microscopy
Nimisha Kankan, Shubha Srivastava
11:40 AMEmotional Intelligence and Vocal Learning in the Indian Parrot (Psittacula krameri)
Shubha Srivastava, Sudhi Srivastava

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