The Science Journal - Volume IX - Number 1 - Fall 2015
The Cover Illustrations are Original Paintings by Karen Bleich
They are representitive of the article “Noise Induced Hearing Loss: The Impact of Acoustic Trauma on the Ear”
Tzvi H. Adams
Atara Grenadir, MFA ATR-BC
Layout Advisor and Editor
Antony O’Hara MFA
Alan B. Levine D.C.
Robert S. Bressler Ph.D.
Robert S. Bresssler Ph.D.
Chairman of Undergraduate Biology Programs
Lander College of Arts and Sciences
A Division of Touro College
1602 Ave J
Brooklyn, NY 11230
Table of Contents
Mechanical Plasticity: Skeletal Muscle Adaptations
By: Naomi Broker
Noise Induced Hearing Loss: The Impact of Acoustic Trauma on the Ear
By: Aviva Levihaiem
The Mechanisms of Weight Gain in Sleep-Deprived Individuals
By: Chaya Rosen
Human Animal Chimeras For Therapeutic Protocols
By: Bracha Sklar
Active Immunotherapy and Adoptive Cell Transfer as an Effective Cancer Treatment
By: Philip Jay Cynamon
Assessment of Three Acute Responses to Traumatic Brain Injury
By: Shoshana Fireworker
Is the Neuraminidase Inhibitor Tamiflu Effective in the Treatment of Influenza?
By: Eliyakim Hershkop
Do probiotics effectively promote well being?
By: Tzvi h. Adams
Biological Therapy in the Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis
By: Tzipora Glanzman
What are the possible causes for Autism Spectrum Disorder?
By: Rochel Preiserowicz
The Neurological Underpinnings of Hypnosis and its Clinical Applications
By: Raizy Leizerowski
Epigenetics as a Cure for Cancer
By: Sara Rivka Margolis
Why Are People With Laron Syndrome Immune to Cancer?
By: Raquel Margolis