AUTHOR COMMENTARIES - (M)

Alphabetical Listings for "M"

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ScienceWatch.com from Thomson Reuters takes you behind the scenes of highly cited research in these interviews, essays, and rankings featuring researchers in a variety of fields. Author commentaries come from all areas of ScienceWatch.com.

 

Dengke Ma

"This paper reports the molecular requirement of neuronal activity-inducible Gadd45b in epigenetic DNA demethylation in..."
Fast Moving Fronts, November 2010

 

Peter X. Ma

"This paper reviews an important new direction in the fields of biomaterials, drug delivery, and tissue engineering/regenerative..."
Fast Breaking Papers, Aug. 2009

 

Wen-Xiu Ma

"This introductory report, initially an one-hour long invited talk given at the 5th World Congress of Nonlinear Analysts, involves..."
Fast Breaking Paper, April 2011

 

MacDorman commentary image

"This target article with commentaries and rebuttal is seminal in the establishment of android science as a field of inquiry..."
Fast Breaking Papers, Jun. 2008

 

Mackenzie

"The purpose of the present study was to better characterize TDP-43 pathology in ALS. The only problem in..."
New Hot Paper, Nov. 2008

 

Scott B. MacKenzie

"From the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University, Scott B. MacKenzie and Philip Podsakoff discuss their paper..."
Podcast Interview, November 2010 ; Listen: MP3 ¦ WMA.

 

N/A

"The discovery of the planetary system orbiting HR 8799 (a nearby star in the constellation Pegasus)..."
Fast Moving Front, Mar. 2010

 

MacKinnon

"The paper investigates an important method in many fields, the extent to which a variable transmits or mediates..."
Fast Moving Fronts, May 2008

 

N/A

"This paper is a review article of recent research discoveries and methods, but its principal..."
New Hot Papers, Jul. 2009

 

Martin Maiden

"The puzzling thing about meningococcus is that it is ubiquitous; most people carry many meningococci harmlessly. These paper..."
Special Topic of Meningitis, September 2010

 

Mailman

"...in pharmacology and toxicology (and all the disciplines that use drugs as tools), the terms agonist, antagonist..."
New Hot Paper, Mar. 2008

 

N/A

"It is becoming increasingly recognized that mathematical modelling may..."
New Hot Papers, Sep. 2009

 

Yadvinder Malhi

"The possible "dieback" of the Amazon forest is one of the iconic tipping points in discussion about the impacts of climate..."
Fast Breaking Paper, December 2010

 

Malm

"...how under-prepared we are as a nation/world to address an avian flu pandemic. We can all assert broad claims..."
New Hot Paper, Mar. 2009

 

Marcos Malumbres

"This paper discusses biological and preclinical data on the relevance of small-molecule Cyclin-dependent..."
Fast Moving Fronts, July 2010

 

Manderville

"Our paper represents a synthesis of knowledge and is based on the publications of many researchers in the field..."
Fast Breaking Papers, Apr. 2008

 

Sendurai A. Mani

"Currently, a number of groups are investigating the biology of tumor initiation, invasion..."
New Hot Papers, Sep. 2009

 

Matthias Mann

"The paper describes the first quantitative and proteome-wide study of lysine acetylation, an important post-translational..."
New Hot Papers, November 2010

 

Liberato Manna

"Colloidal nanoparticles are an emerging new material which has potential for use in..."
Fast Breaking Papers, Oct. 2009

 

Manson

"The study describes a new discovery that estrogen treatment was associated with lower levels of subclinical coronary artery..."
New Hot Paper, Nov. 2008

"...Internal Medicine and Endocrinology. I’ve had a long-term clinical interest in the care of patients with diabetes..."
Special Topic of Diabetes, Jun. 2009

 

Mantovani

"This paper is at the intersection of two fields of research which have become popular. On the one hand, it summarizes..."
Emerging Research Fronts, Apr. 2008

 

N/A

"With this comprehensive paper, we survey and discuss the role of symmetry breaking and its..."
Fast Breaking Papers, Dec. 2009

 

Rosa Margesin

"The aim of the study was to characterize microorganisms involved in the degradation of petroleum hydrocarbons in alpine..."
Special Topic of Oil Spills, December 2010

 

Paola Marigo

"...we provide theoretical photometric data useful for the interpretation of a large variety of astronomical data..."
New Hot Papers, Jul. 2009

 

N/A

"In our paper, we utilize many different techniques to obtain a robust value of asphaltene..."
Fast Breaking Papers, Oct. 2009

 

Darren Martin

"The program described in the paper implements a variety of new sequence analysis methods but in 95% of cases these are..."
Fast Breaking Paper, December 2011

 

Jeffrey Martin

"Jeffrey Martin is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Management and Marketing in the Culverhouse College..."
Listen: MP3 ¦ WMA, March 2011

 

Jeffrey A. Martin

"What we were really getting down to in this paper is the idea that managers matter. Managers can be better or worse..."
Featured Paper, September 2010

 

Lane W. Martin

"This paper came at a pivotal time for the field of multiferroics. Science magazine had put the field of multiferroics..."
New Hot Papers, Sep. 2009

 

Fabrice Martins

"Our paper provides a calibration of several important parameters of Galactic O stars (effective temperature, luminosity..."
Emerging Research Front, Apr. 2010

N/A

"The broad impact of the 2004 MISQ paper continues to..."
Emerging Research Front, Aug. 2008

 

Marlatt

"Nationally, on average, one out of every five college students is a frequent binge drinker. That means they’re getting drunk..."
Special Topic of Underage/College Drinking, Jan. 2009

 

N/A

"In our paper, we utilize many different techniques to obtain a robust value of asphaltene..."
Fast Breaking Papers, Oct. 2009

 

Martin

"Sepsis represents a substantial healthcare burden, and there is limited epidemiologic information about the demography..."
Fast Moving Front, Mar. 2009

 

Lane W. Martin

"This paper came at a pivotal time for the field of multiferroics. Science magazine had put the field of multiferroics..."
New Hot Papers, Sep. 2009

 

Colin Masters

"I had been working on the lesions of primates experimentally inoculated with 'slow virus disease' kuru, Creutzfeldt-Jakob..."
Special Topic of Alzheimer's Disease, May 2011

 

Andrew Mathews

"This paper is a review article of recent research discoveries and methods, but its principal..."
New Hot Papers, Jul. 2009

 

N/A

"Superstring theory is the only candidate for the theory of everything..."
Fast Breaking Paper, Feb. 2009

 

Yuji Matsuzawa

"The syndrome entity named metabolic syndrome were proposed by several groups as an atherogenic syndrome with multiple..."
Special Topic of Metabolic Syndrome, August 2011

 

Mark P. Mattson

"We started studying what might be responsible for the death of nerve cells in Alzheimer’s disease. That was when the amyloid..."
Special Topic of Alzheimer's Disease, July 2011

 

"...calcium plays major roles in the formation and function of neuronal circuits, including those involved..."
Fast Moving Fronts, September 2010

 

Matyjaszewski

"We can now teach undergraduate students how to make almost-perfect block copolymers on a bench in two hours..."
Featured ScienceWatch.com Interview, Feb. 2008

 

Jeng-Leun Mau

"...mushrooms including fruiting bodies and mycelia may possess better antioxidant..."
Emerging Research Front, Apr. 2010

 

Mayberg

"This paper describes a first proof-of-principle experiment ... intractable major depression..."
Emerging Research Front, Dec. 2008

McAlpine

"The paper describes a reliable and scalable method for constructing highly ordered single-crystal..."
Fast Breaking Papers, Jun. 2008

 

Alex McBratney

"At first this paper was a review, then, after some thought, it became a synthesis, and then, after some further thought..."
Emerging Research Front
(Late commentary entry added in Feb. 2010 for Dec. 2009)

 

"The more highly educated people are and the better universities they attend the more migratory they become..."
Fast Moving Fronts, November 2010

 

Figure of the brain

"In this paper, we demonstrated that schizophrenia may be caused by many different, individually rare severe mutations..."
Fast Breaking Paper, Feb. 2009

 

Robert R. McCrae

"Our paper is widely cited presumably because it includes so large a sample of cultures, examines the best established model..."
Fast Moving Fronts, July 2011

 

Jon McCullers

"This paper was a review of the state of knowledge about interactions between two important pathogens, influenza..."
Fast Moving Fronts, July 2010

 

N/A

"The article reviews the current thinking about ecological indicators and, to a lesser extent..."
Fast Moving Front, Nov. 2008

 

McGillicuddy

"Mode-water eddies can generate extraordinary diatom biomass and primary production at depth. These blooms are sustained by..."
Fast Breaking Paper, Dec. 2008

 

McHugo

"The Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center has developed and disseminated evidence-based..."
Fast Breaking Paper, Oct. 2008

 

McKenzie

"This review brings together the key publications over recent years since the cloning of the gene in 1999..."
New Hot Paper, Sep. 2008

 

Roger E. McLendon

"A significant advance in neuro-oncology in the past 10 years has been the establishment of consortia of academic centers..."
Special Topic of Glioblastoma, October 2011

 

Francis J. McMahon

"This is the first genome-wide association study (GWAS) published on bipolar disorder, a common mental illness of unknown..."
New Hot Papers, May 2009

 

James B. Meigs

"For more than 16 years my major research interest has been the cause and prevention of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular..."
Special Topic of Metabolic Syndrome, July 2011

 

Andrew A. Meharg

"I had a long history of studying the physiology of arsenic metabolism in wild plants, but researching rice..."
Fast Moving Fronts, Nov. 2009

 

Malte Meinshausen

"Our habit to produce energy by burning fossil fuels changes the climate system. Civil societies and policy makers..."
New Hot Papers, July 2010

 

John Mekalanos

"Vaccination is a big hot issue now, and there’s not a lot of support from those same organizations to make authoritative..."
Special Topic of Cholera, February 2011

 

N/A

"after discussing futuristic applications of WMNSs, we analyze the state of the art in algorithms..."
Fast Breaking Paper, Feb. 2009

 

"We demonstrated in this study that the majority of the pigs in swine herds in the United States were infected by swine HEV..."
Featured Scientist Interview, Jan. 2008

 

Mesirov

"Gene Set Enrichment Analysis (GSEA) derives its power by considering sets of genes that correspond to a biological..."
Fast Moving Fronts, May 2008

 

Peter Mészáros

"I became fascinated with high-energy astrophysics and cosmology during postdoctoral stints at Princeton..."
Special Topic of Gamma-ray Bursts, Jun. 2009

 

Ralf Metzler

"It collects the recent developments in the fast growing field of anomalous transport processes..."
Emerging Research Fronts, Oct. 2009

Millar

"The underlying theme that interests me is the use of chemistry of molecules as probes of the physical conditions in interstellar space..."
Special Topic of Astrochemistry, Jul. 2008

 

N/A

"This paper begins to fill that gap by comparing family ownership—even within the founding generation—to lone founder ownership..."
New Hot Papers, May 2009

 

Miracle

"This paper describes a structure with a strange co-existence of atomic order and disorder. This combination challenges expectations..."
New Hot Paper, Mar. 2008

 

Chad A. Mirkin

"This manuscript describes a way of making a new class of nanoparticles with properties that can..."
Fast Moving Front, Mar. 2010

 

 

Chad Mirkin"Occasionally real science plays out just like the movies: A brilliant experiment is followed by a "Eureka!" moment..."
Science Watch® Newsletter Interview, Jan. 2010

 

Stokols

"Our article provides an overview of important personal and situational...."
Emerging Research Front, Dec. 2008

 

Miura

"I believe that our review article provided all the necessary information for all kinds of research conducted within this area..."
Fast Breaking Papers, Apr. 2008

 

Noboru Mizushima

"I graduated from the School of Medicine at Tokyo Medical and Dental University in 1991, and finished the internal..."
Special Topic of Autophagy, Aug. 2009

Terri E. Moffitt & Avshalom Caspi

"Experimental neuroscience studies are capable of showing that when a subject is exposed to an environmental..."
Fast Moving Fronts, July 2010
(commentary for May 2010 [late entry])

 

Møller

"My main focus of research is in mathematical statistics and applied probability, particularly in relation to spatial data sets..."
Featured Scientist Interview, Jul. 2008

 

"...our federal response to the current swine H1N1 pandemic. Physicians now have to rethink preventing bacterial..."
New Hot Paper, Jan. 2009

 

Corrie S. Moreau

"Ants occupy almost every terrestrial niche on the planet, so understanding how they came to this ecological..."
Emerging Research Fronts, Feb. 2010

 

John C. Morris

"Funding for Alzheimer's disease research has increased compared to where it was in 1980s, which was minimal. Compared..."
Special Topic of Alzheimer's Disease, October 2011

"Identification of preclinical AD requires Alzheimer biomarkers, and the paper combines both imaging biomarkers (notably using..."
Fast Breaking Paper, February 2011

 

N/A

"Our article provides an overview of important personal and situational...."
Emerging Research Front, Dec. 2008

 

N/A

"The complex nature of current scientific goals, such as, e.g., the detection of a weak dark matter..."
Emerging Research Fronts, Oct. 2009

 

Antje M. Moffat

"As the result of a collaborative effort of 18 scientists, this paper provides the most up-to-date and comprehensive..."
New Hot Papers, May 2009

 

Møller

"My main focus of research is in mathematical statistics and applied probability, particularly in relation to spatial data sets..."
Featured Scientist Interview, Jul. 2008

 

Christopher I. Moore

"This initial study is limited by the fact that we induced brain states in anesthetized animals. Because the techniques used..."
New Hot Papers, September 2010

 

Alessandro Morbidelli

"This paper was revolutionary in the sense that it proposed a totally new view of the evolution of our solar system and provided..."
Fast Moving Fronts, May 2011

 

"...our federal response to the current swine H1N1 pandemic. Physicians now have to rethink preventing bacterial..."
New Hot Paper, Jan. 2009

 

Corrie S. Moreau

"Ants occupy almost every terrestrial niche on the planet, so understanding how they came to this ecological..."
Emerging Research Fronts, Feb. 2010

 

Cristinel Mortici

"The paper is highly cited because it provides a new method for constructing asymptotic expansions and for improving..."
Fast Breaking Paper, December 2010

 

N/A

"Our article provides an overview of important personal and situational...."
Emerging Research Front, Dec. 2008

 

Tobias Moser

"The field of hair cell synaptic transmission is an exciting and growing one involving a number of excellent groups. Studies will likely address the molecular anatomy and physiology...."
Featured Scientist, June 2011

 

N/A

"The complex nature of current scientific goals, such as, e.g., the detection of a weak dark matter..."
Emerging Research Fronts, Oct. 2009

 

Mou

"To me, mesoporous silica materials are an ideal playground for materials synthesis with wide possibilities of structure..."
Special Topic of Mesoporous Materials, Jul. 2008

N/A

"The paper proposed a unique and clean signal to directly test a neutrino mass..."
Fast Moving Front, Mar. 2009

 

Oliver C. Mullins

"In our paper, we utilize many different techniques to obtain a robust value of asphaltene..."
Fast Breaking Papers, Oct. 2009

 

Mumby

"The paper addresses an important issue in mangrove and coral reef ecology; the degree to which coral reef fish populations..."
Fast Moving Front, Jan. 2009

 

Michael J. Mumma

"We describe the release of methane during Northern Summer on Mars, and its subsequent rapid removal..."
Fast Breaking Paper, Aug. 2010

 

N/A

"This paper studies different methods for extracting knowledge from sequence information..."
Fast Breaking Paper, Feb. 2009

 

Rana Munns

"Salinity is a topic that attracts significant attention in plant science, as it is of both intellectual..."
New Hot Papers, Sep. 2009

 

Muradov

"This paper offers a novel concept for addressing the energy and environmental issues that will arise during the transition..."
Fast Moving Fronts, May 2009

 

Angus S. Murphy

"I believe that one of the key reasons why this paper is being cited is because it describes the interactions between..."
Fast Breaking Paper, Dec. 2009

 

Murphy

"This work grew out of a multidisciplinary collaboration between a biochemist interested in..."
Fast Breaking Papers, Feb. 2008

 

Murray

"I started work in the 1970s. At that time some of the biological theories, or explanations, for schizophrenia were..."
Special Topic of Schizophrenia, Mar. 2008

 

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