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  • Zgheib, Perla; Daher, Costantine F.; Mroueh, Mohamad; Nasrallah, Anita; Taleb, Robin I.; El-Sibai, Mirvat
    Daucus carota (DC) is a herb used in folklore medicine in Lebanon to treat numerous diseases including cancer. Recent studies in our laboratory on DC oil and its fractions revealed potent anticancer activities in vitro and ...
  • Unknown author
  • Azar, Sami T.; Zalloua, Pierre A.; Medlej, Rita; Halabi, George
    Genetic factors are involved in the development of diabetic nephropathy in type-1 diabetes. We are examining the association of the angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE), insertion/deletion (I/D) polymorphism with the presence ...
  • Haraty, Ramzi; Al Bouna, Bechara; Raad, Eliana J.; Elia, Charbel; Chbeir, Richard (ACM, )
    Outsourcing social multimedia documents is a growing practice among several companies in a way to shift their business globally. It is a cost-effective process where those companies tend to gain more profits disregarding ...
  • Shahin, Wassim
    Analyses from a banking regulation perspective the general experience of 23 countries that were initially listed as non‐cooperative countries and territories (NCCTs); this group did not meet some or most of the 25 criteria ...
  • Fawaz, Wissam; Ouaiss, Iyad; Chen, Ken; Perros, Harry (2016-02-05)
    This article addresses the ubiquitous topic of quality of service (QoS) aware connection provisioning in wavelength-routed WDM optical networks. The impact of the connection setup time of an optical connection has not been ...
  • Bacha, N. N.; Mertzani, M.; Soualhi, Y.; Toia, E.; Darchia, I.; Suzuki, T.; Fadzil, A.
    In this paper I would like to introduce the concept of Deaf cyberspace in relation to situated learning within the field of Deaf education. Given that online Deaf communities are formed within text-based and sign-based ...
  • Fakhoury, Tamirace (2016-03-21)
    The terms power sharing, consociational democracy, and consociationalism10 are used inter- changeably in consociational literature to categorize the Lebanese situation. [...]alternative expressions such as "political ...
  • Zeaiter, Hussein
    The accuracy of the inference about the risk of default is very important to the potential creditors in their lending decisions. In the literature, the usual used indicators of sovereign default in a given country (debtor) ...
  • Abdalla, Eddie; Pawlik, Timothy; Vauthey, Nicolas; Curley, Steven (2015-11-12)
    Treatment of four or more colorectal liver metastases (CRLMs) is controversial and remains a relative contraindication to surgery at some institutions. We sought to assess the outcome of patients with four or more CRLMs ...
  • Abu-Khzam, F.N. (IEEE, )
    Current generation supercomputers have over one million cores awaiting highly demanding computations and applications. An area that could largely benefit from such processing capabilities is naturally that of exact algorithms ...
  • Mouawad, Amer E. (Lebanese American University, 2011-11-29)
    Current generation supercomputers have thousands of cores awaiting highly demanding computations and applications. One area that could largely benefit from such processing capabilities is clearly that of exact algorithms ...
  • Masry, Jamal N. (2011-04-08)
  • Dalati, Valerie (Lebanese American University, 2015-02-18)
    This thesis aims to show how decision making is a critical success factor in the European Union (EU) unification process. The research elaborates on the unique interests of European member states as they at times contradict ...
  • Dibeh, Ghassan; Fakih, Ali; Marrouch, Walid
    This article studies the determinants of youth emigration decisions, which is considered one of the main causes of ‘Brain Drain’ in Arab Mediterranean Countries (AMCs). We focus on the case of Lebanon using a unique dataset ...
  • Unknown author (Routledge, )
  • Dah, Abdallah; Fakih, Ali
    This paper investigates gender pay inequality in the labor market of a developing country. Our empirical investigation uses data derived from a sample of employees in the Lebanese banking sector for the years 2008 and 2014. ...
  • Dibeh, Ghassan; Deeba, Elias; Khuri, Suheil; Xie, Shishen
    In this paper we present a Kaleckian-type model of a business cycle based on a nonlinear delay differential equation. A numerical algorithm based on a decomposition scheme is implemented for the approximate solution of the ...
  • Abi-Gerges, Aniella; Richter, Wito; Lefebvre, Florence; Mateo, Philippe; Varin, Audrey; Heymes, Chrisrophe; Samuel, Jane-Lise; Lugnier, Claire; Conti, Marco; Fischmeister, Rodolphe; Vandecasteele, Gregoire
    Rationale: Multiple cyclic nucleotide phosphodiesterases (PDEs) degrade cAMP in cardiomyocytes but the role of PDEs in controlling cAMP signaling during pathological cardiac hypertrophy is poorly defined. Objective: ...
  • Abi-Gerges, A.; Castro, L.R.V.; Leroy, J.; Heymes, C.; Samuel, J.-L.; Lugnier, C.; Fischmeister, R.; Vandecasteele, G.
    There is limited information on the changes in cardiac cyclic nucleotide phosphodiesterases (PDE1 to PDE5) during hypertrophy and the functional consequences on the cAMP pathway. To address this, 3-week-old rats were ...