University of Lethbridge Research Repository: Recent submissions

  • Lopez Vega, Juan Manuel; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Physics and AstonomyArts and ScienceDepartment of Physics & Astronomy, 2022)
    Nowadays, the development of a consistent theory of quantum gravity (QG) continues to be one of the biggest challenges in physics, which has resulted in a number of potential candidates that have not been tested yet. ...
  • Hill, Joshua Louis; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of PsychologyArts and ScienceDepartment of Psychology, 2022)
    Existing attempts to elucidate one's level of engagement with and attitude towards urban wildlife are primarily focused on a single species of flora or fauna and multiple species data are lacking. To achieve a more ...
  • Grewal, Gurinder Singh; University of Lethbridge. Dhillon School of Business (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge. Dhillon School of BusinessDhillon School of Business, 2022)
    When might brands benefit from using swearwords in their communications material? This research theorizes and finds that the effect of a swearword in an advertisement on consumers’ attitudes towards the brand is moderated ...
  • Soares, Barbara S.; Rocha, Surza Lucia G.; Bastos, Viviane A.; Lima, Diogo B.; Carvalho, Paulo C.; Gozzo, Fabio C.; Demeler, Borries; Williams, Tayler L.; Arnold, Janelle; Henrickson, Amy; Jorgensen, Thomas J. D.; Souza, Tatiana A. C. B.; Perales, Jonas; Valente, Richard H.; Lomonte, Bruno; Gomes-Neto, Francisco; Neves-Ferreira, Ana Gisele C. (Frontiers Research FoundationArts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and BiochemistryOswaldo Cruz InstituteLeibniz Forschungsinstitut für Molekulare Pharmakologie (FMP)Carlos Chagas InstituteUniversity of CampinasUniversity of Texas Health Science Center at San AntonioUniversity of LethbridgeUniversity of MontanaPrinceton UniversityUniversity of Southern DenmarkUniversity of Costa Ricahttps://doi.org/10.3389/fmolb.2021.787368, 2022)
    DM64 is a toxin-neutralizing serum glycoprotein isolated from Didelphis aurita, an ophiophagous marsupial naturally resistant to snake envenomation. This 64 kDa antitoxin targets myotoxic phospholipases A2, which account ...
  • Oni, Sakura Afrin; University of Lethbridge. Dhillon School of Business (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dhillon School of BusinessDhillon School of Business, 2022)
    This study examined the relationship between leader humility and subordinates’ organizational citizenship behavior (OCB) and hypothesizes that relationship will be mediated by interpersonal justice. This study also attempts ...
  • Garnett, Ronald Trent; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Health Sciences (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Health SciencesHealth Sciences, 2022)
    There is a paucity of scientific and pedagogical literature regarding biomechanical factors, including posture, balance and musculoskeletal kinetics, in trombonists. Few published guides address posture, most doing so in ...
  • D'Souza, Michael H.; Mrozowich, Tyler; Badmalia, Maulik D.; Geeraert, Mitchell; Frederickson, Angela; Henrickson, Amy; Demeler, Borries; Wolfinger, Michael T.; Patel, Trushar R. (Oxford University PressArts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and BiochemistryUniversity of LethbridgeUniversity of CalgaryUniversity of MontanaUniversity of ViennaUniversity of Albertahttps://doi.org/10.1093/nar/gkac414, 2022)
    Human Long Intergenic Noncoding RNA-p21 (LincRNA-p21) is a regulatory noncoding RNA that plays an important role in promoting apoptosis. LincRNA-p21 is also critical in down-regulating many p53 target genes through its ...
  • Evans, Chiara M.; Phillips, Margaret; Malone, Kiera L.; Tonelli, Marco; Cornilescu, Gabriel; Cornilescu, Claudia; Holton, Simon J.; Gorjánácz, Mátyás; Wang, Liping; Carlson, Samuel; Gay, Jamie C.; Nix, Jay C.; Demeler, Borries; Markley, John L.; Glass, Karen C. (MDPIArts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and BiochemistryAlbany College of Pharmacy and Health SciencesUniversity of VermontUniversity of Wisconsin-MadisonBayer AGUniversity of Texas Health San AntonioMolecular Biology ConsortiumUniversity of Lethbridgehttps://doi.org/10.3390/ijms22179128, 2021)
    The ATPase Family, AAA domain-containing protein 2 (ATAD2) bromodomain (BRD) has a canonical bromodomain structure consisting of four -helices. ATAD2 functions as a coactivator of the androgen and estrogen receptors as ...
  • Guimaraes, Ivelise D. L.; Marszaukowski, Flávia; Rutka, Priscila B.; Borge, Luis F.; Ribeiro, Renan A. P.; Ricardo de Lazaro, Sergio; Castellen, Patrícia; Sagoe-Wagner, Araba; Golsteyn, Roy M.; Boeré, René T.; Wohnrath, Karen (ElsevierArts and ScienceDepartment of Biological SciencesDepartment of Chemistry and BiochemistryUniversidade Estadual de Ponta GrossaUniversidade do Estado de Minas GeraisInstituto Federal Catarinense, Rua das RosasUniversity of Lethbridgehttps://doi.org/10.1016/j.poly.2022.115980, 2022)
    Ruthenium-based anticancer agents have created a center of attention in the field of inorganic medicinal chemistry. The first fully characterized cationic ruthenium(II)-arene complexes [Ru(η6-p-cymene) (PAr3)LNCl]+ with ...
  • Ibrahim, Mukaila A.; Boeré, René T. (Royal Society of ChemistryArts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and BiochemistryUniversity of Lethbridgehttps://doi.org/10.1039/D2NJ00169A, 2022)
    New structure determinations of CuSO4, CuSO4 H2O, CuSO4 3H2O and CuSO4 5H2O are reported from X-ray diffraction experiments at 100 (1) K. Combined density functional theory (ORCA) and non-spherical atomic scattering ...
  • Marszaukowski, Flávia; Boeré, René T.; Wohnrath, Karen (ACS PublicationsArts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and BiochemistryUniversidade Estadual de Ponta GrossaUniversity of Lethbridgehttps://doi.org/10.1021/acs.cgd.2c00020, 2022)
    Synthesis and molecular and supramolecular structures of a series of triarylphosphines P(Ph)3–n{4-RO-3,5-(tBu)2-C6H2}n (n = 1, 3; R = SiMe3, H) are reported. Chemical oxidation products E=P(Ph)3–n{4-RO-3,5-(tBu)2-C6H2}n ...
  • Nwoke, Chinenye Nmanma; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Health Sciences (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Health SciencesHealth Sciences, 2022)
    African immigrant women represent a rapidly growing group in Canada, yet they are underrepresented in maternal mental health research. Research that describes the rates, risk factors, help-seeking behaviors, and effects ...
  • Aftab, Maham; University of Lethbridge. Dhillon School of Business (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dhillon School of BusinessDhillon School of Business, 2022)
    There now exists extensive literature on how community-led cross sector strategic partnerships can make meaningful contributions towards sustainable energy development. However there exist many gaps, identified through a ...
  • Reger, Megan Ashley; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Health Sciences (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Health SciencesHealth Sciences, 2022)
    L&D nurses play an integral role in the childbirth experience. With a predicted shortage of nurses and an increasing number of women experiencing complications in pregnancy, it is essential that the needs of L&D nurses ...
  • Meaney, Alison Margaret; University of Lethbridge. Dhillon School of Business (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dhillon School of BusinessDhillon School of Business, 2022)
    This case study assessed the lived experiences of staff and volunteers following the implementation of a gender-inclusive registration policy at a youth soccer club. Policymakers at other youth soccer clubs, the provincial ...
  • Ramachandran, Mridhul R. K.; Schnakenburg, Gregor; Majumdar, Moumita; Kelemen, Zsolt; Gal, Dalma; Nyulaszi, Laszlo; Boeré, René T.; Streubel, Rainer K. (ACS PublicationsArts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and BiochemistryRheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universitat BonnIndian Institute of Science Education and ResearchBudapest University of Technology and EconomicsUniversity of Lethbridgehttps://doi.org/10.1021/acs.inorgchem.1c03620, 2022)
    Anionic 1,4-dihydro-1,4-diphosphinines were synthesized from tricyclic 1,4-diphosphinines and isolated as blue powdery salts M[2a–2c]. Reaction of solutions of these monoanions with iodomethane led to P-methylated compounds ...
  • Drescher, Sam L.; Forfar, Christopher P.; Boeré, René T.; Hayes, Paul G. (Arts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and BiochemistryUniversity of Lethbridgehttps://doi.org/10.1107/S2056989021009221, 2021)
    The compound bis­{μ3-2,5-bis­[N-(4-iso­propyl­phen­yl)-P,P-di­phenyl­phospho­r­im­i­do­yl]pyrrol-1-ido-κ3N:N′:N′′}tris­ilver(I) tri­fluoro­methane­sulfonate deuterated benzene penta­solvate, [Ag3(C46H44N3P2)2](CF3O3S)·5C6D6, ...
  • Cenni, Camilla; Christie, Jessica B. A.; Van der Pant, Yanni; Gunst, Noëlle; Vasey, Paul L.; Wandia, Nengah; Leca, Jean-Baptiste (Wileyhttps://doi.org/10.1111/eth.13324, 2022)
    Recent reports on tool use in nonforaging contexts have led researchers to reconsider the proximate drivers of instrumental object manipulation. In this study, we explore the physiological and behavioral correlates of ...
  • Jarvie, Shannon Christina Dawn; University of Lethbridge. Dhillon School of Business (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dhillon School of BusinessDhillon School of Business, 2022)
    The sensemaking process that employees engage in after receiving the life altering diagnosis of cardiac arrhythmia has not been examined to date. This interpretive study uses sensemaking as a framework of data collection ...
  • Richards, Robin Annette; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Health Sciences (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Health SciencesHealth Sciences, 2022)
    There is a prevailing narrative in the nursing literature that nurses are absent or invisible at macro-level policy discussions and that nurses lack influence in the macro-level policy sphere. To overcome these concerns, ...