Digital Institutional Repository @UPR
The Digital Institutional Repository at the University of Puerto Rico—DiRe.UPR—is a central, digital data storage site for the scientific and creative work of the university. The DSpace platform provides access to documents in different formats created by university faculty and students. The purpose is to share and promote the UPR’s intellectual production, enhance the institution’s prestige locally and internationally, project the university system, and provide open access to knowledge.
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(University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus, 2010-08)People 65 years or older constitute 11.2% of the population in Puerto Rico, where the prevalence of diabetes is 31.9%. It has been hypothesized that diabetes could be a risk factor for caries due to increased glucose in ...
(2007-08)El artículo traza la metáfora del umbral en varios momentos de la obra de Claribel Alegría. Analiza cómo esta representación metafórica remite al encuentro con la poesía y su desarrollo. El poemario Umbrales se toma como ...
(https://ntrs.nasa.gov/search.jsp?R=20110015672 2017-11-08T17:30:39+00:00Z, 2011-08)A land-based Puerto Rico Lightning Detection Network (PR-LDN) dedicated to the academic research of meteorological phenomena has being developed. Five Boltek StormTracker PCI-Receivers with LTS-2 Timestamp Cards with GPS ...
(Elsevier, 2015)The emergence of antibiotic-resistant bacteria is a major threat to world-wide public health. Function-alized nanoparticles could offer novel strategies in this post-antibiotic era. In this study, we developed nanocomposites ...