Welcome to the repository for University of Maryland research.
The Digital Repository at the University of Maryland (DRUM) collects, preserves, and provides public access to the scholarly output of the university. Faculty and researchers can upload research products for rapid dissemination, global visibility and impact, and long-term preservation.
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(2017-04)This poster was prepared for University of Maryland's Social Justice Day, and examines the media's treatment of women by exploring different women's issues in historic Maryland newspapers.
(2012)This thesis proposes to examine the relationship between the dense city core of Philadelphia and the Delaware River waterfront. The thesis will consider the possibility of reestablishing connectivity between the city and ...
IDENTIFICATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF Aeromonas caviae ISOLATED FROM CLINICAL SAMPLES COLLECTED DURING THE 2010 HAITIAN CHOLERA OUTBREAK (2017)Diarrheal disease is a leading cause of child mortality worldwide. Bacteria belonging to the genus Aeromonas have been debated as one of the causative agents of gastroenteritis. During the 2010 Haitian cholera outbreak, ...
Influence of prey density and dietary supplementation on the growth and development of the blue crab, Callinectes sapidus (2017)The early developmental stages of arthropods often vary and appear to be influenced by dietary conditions. It is hypothesized that food availability and dietary components may affect the number and length of developmental ...
IDENTIFICATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF REGULATORY MIRNAS AND MRNAS IN THE LONGITUDINAL HUMAN HOST RESPONSE TO VAGINAL MICROBIOTA (2017)The human vagina and the bacterial communities that reside therein exist in a finely balanced mutualistic association. Dysbiotic states of the vaginal microbiota, including bacterial vaginosis (BV), are characterized by a ...