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2015

Todaropsis eblanae (Ball, 1841)

Belcari, P., Piatkowski, U., Zumholz, K., Sartor, P., Lefkaditou, E., Pierce, G. J., Hastie, L. C., Allcock, A. L. & Jereb, P., Jun 2015, Cephalopod biology and fisheries in Europe : II: Species Accounts. Jereb, P., Allcock, A. L., Lefkaditou, E., Piatkowski, U., Hastie, L. C. & Pierce, G. J. (eds.). Denmark: International Council for the Exploration of the Sea, p. 207-218 12 p. (ICES Co-operative Research Report; vol. 325).

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Open Access

What does conservation research do, when should it stop, and what do we do then? Questions answered with water voles

Moorhouse, T. P., Macdonald, D. W., Strachan, R. & Lambin, X., 30 Jul 2015, Wildlife Conservation on Farmland Volume 1: Managing for nature on lowland farms. Macdonald, D. W. & Feber, R. E. (eds.). New York: Oxford University Press, p. 269-290 22 p.

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2014

Athena and the evolution of adaptive immunity

Dooley, H., Dec 2014, Immunobiology of the Shark. Smith, S., Simm, B. & Flajnik, M. (eds.). Taylor & Francis Group, p. 24-50 25 p.

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Cytokines of Cartilaginous Fish

Secombes, C. J., Zou, J. & Bird, S., 4 Dec 2014, Immunobiology of the Shark. Smith, S. L., Sim, R. B. & Flajnik, M. F. (eds.). Boca, London, New York: CRC Press, p. 123-142 20 p.

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Developing Medical Capacities and Dispositions Through Practice-Based Experiences

Cleland, J., Leaman, J. & Billett, S., 30 Jul 2014, Discourses on Professional Learning: On the Boundary Between Learning and Working. Harteis, C., Rausch, A. & Seifried, J. (eds.). Dordrecht: Springer , p. 211-230 20 p. (Professional and Practice-based Learning; vol. 9).

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13 Citations (Scopus)

Eco-Evolutionary Dynamics: Experiments in a Model System

Cameron, T. C., Plaistow, S., Mugabo, M., Piertney, S. B. & Benton, T. G., 2014, Advances in Ecological Research: Eco-Evolutionary Dynamics. MoyaLarano, J., Rowntree, J. & Woodward, G. (eds.). San Diego: Elsevier Academic Press, Vol. 50. p. 171-206 36 p. (Advances in Ecological Research; vol. 50).

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Ecological constraints and the propensity for population consequences of whale-watching disturbances

Lusseau, D., Apr 2014, Whale-Watching: Sustainable Tourism and Ecological Management. Higham, J., Bejder, L. & Williams, R. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 229-241 13 p. 16

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Environmental Effects on Cephalopod Population Dynamics: Implications for Management of Fisheries

Rodhouse, P. G. K., Pierce, G. J., Nichols, O. C., Sauer, W. H. H., Arkhipkin, A. I., Laptikhovsky, V. V., Lipinski, M. R., Ramos, J. E., Gras, M., Kidokoro, H., Sadayasu, K., Pereira, J., Lefkaditou, E., Pita, C., Gasalla, M., Haimovici, M., Sakai, M. & Downey, N., 2014, Advances in Cephalopod Science: Biology, Ecology, Cultivation and Fisheries. Vidal, EAG. (ed.). San Diego: Elsevier Academic Press, p. 99-233 135 p. (Advances in Marine Biology; vol. 67).

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62 Citations (Scopus)

Morpho-anatomical characterization of three Sebacinales ectomycorrhizal species from a Pakaraimaea dipterocarpacea ssp nitida (Dipterocarpaceae) forest in Southern Venezuela

Moyersoen, B., 30 Jan 2014, Ectomycorrhizal symbiosis in tropical and neotropical forests. Ba, A., KL. M. & AG. D. (eds.). CRC Press, p. 79-99 21 p.

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Seabirds and Marine Renewables: Are we Asking the Right Questions?

Scott, B. E., Langton, R., Philpott, E. M. & Waggitt, J. J., 2014, Marine Renewable Energy Technology and Environmental Interactions. Shields, M. A. & Payne, A. I. L. (eds.). Springer , p. 81-92 11 p. (Humanity and the Sea).

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The Effects of Atmospheric Nitrogen Deposition on Terrestrial and Freshwater Biodiversity

Baron, J. S., Barber, M., Adams, M., Agboola, J. I., Allen, E. B., Bealey, W. J., Bobbink, R., Bobrovsky, M. V., Bowman, W. D., Branquinho, C., Bustamente, M. M. C., Clark, C. M., Cocking, E. C., Cruz, C., Davidson, E., Denmead, O. T., Dias, T., Dise, N. B., Feest, A., Galloway, J. N. & 19 others, Geiser, L. H., Gilliam, F. S., Harrison, I. J., Khanina, L. G., Lu, X., Manrique, E., Ochoa-Hueso, R., Ometto, J. P. H. B., Payne, R., Scheuschner, T., Sheppard, L. J., Simpson, G. L., Singh, Y. V., Stevens, C. J., Strachan, I., Sverdrup, H., Tokuchi, N., Van Dobben, H. & Woodin, S., 2014, Nitrogen Deposition, Critical Loads and Biodiversity: Proceedings of the International Nitrogen Initiative Workshop, Linking Experts of the Convention on Long-Range Transboundary Air Pollution and the Convention on Biological Diversity. Sutton, M. A., Mason, K. E., Sheppard, L. J., Sverdrup, H., Haeuber, R. & Hicks, W. K. (eds.). Springer , p. 465-480 16 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)

The Family Nitrosomonadaceae

Prosser, J. I., Head, I. M. & Stein, L. Y., Nov 2014, The Prokaryotes: Alphaproteobacteria and Betaproteobacteria. Rosenberg, E., DeLong, E. F., Lory, S., Stackebrandt, E. & Thompson, F. (eds.). 4 ed. Berlin Heidelberg: Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, p. 901-918 18 p.

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59 Citations (Scopus)

The Practicalities of the Ecosystem Approach in the Barents Sea: The ECOBAR Project

Potts, T., Valcic, B., Carroll, J., Carroll, M. & Potts, T., 2014, Limits of Maritime Jurisdiction. Schofield, C., Lee, S. & Kwon, MS. (eds.). Dordrecht: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, p. 589-606 18 p.

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Understanding the ecological effects of whale-watching on cetaceans

Christiansen, F. & Lusseau, D., Apr 2014, Whale-Watching: Sustainable Tourism and Ecological Management. Higham, J., Bejder, L. & Williams, R. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 177-192 16 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
2013

Aliens in the Arc: Are Invasive Trees a Threat to the Montane Forests of East Africa?

Hulme, P. E., Burslem, D. F. R. P., Dawson, W., Edward, E., Richard, J. & Trevelyan, R., 1 Jan 2013, Plant Invasions in Protected Areas: Patterns, Problems and Challenges. Foxcroft, L. C., Pyšek, P., Richardson, D. M. & Genovesi, P. (eds.). Springer , p. 145-165 21 p. (Invading Nature - Springer Series in Invasion Ecology (INNA); vol. 7).

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10 Citations (Scopus)

Alloteuthis subulata, European Common Squid

Hastie, L. C., Allcock, A. L., Jereb, P., Lefkaditou, E., Moreno, A., Oesterwind, D. & Pierce, G. J., 2013, Advances in Squid Biology, Ecology and Fisheries. Part I : Myopsid squids. Rosa, R., O'Dor, R. & Pierce, G. (eds.). Nova Science Publishers Inc, p. 109-122 14 p. 4. (Fish, Fishing and Fisheries).

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Bioaccumulation of POPs and toxic elements in small cetaceans along European Atlantic coasts

Pierce, G. J., Caurant, F. & Law, R. J., Aug 2013, Proceedings of the ECS/ASCOBANS/ACCOBAMS Joint Workshop on Chemical Pollution and Marine Mammals. Evans, P. G. H. (ed.). Isle of Anglesey: ECS, p. 72-84 13 p. (ECS Special Publication Series ; no. 55).

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Open Access

Biofuel Crops and Greenhouse Gases

Hastings, A., Yeluripati, J., Hillier, J. & Smith, P., 20 May 2013, Biofuel Crop Sustainability. Singh, B. P. (ed.). 1 ed. John Wiley and Sons, p. 383-405 23 p. 12

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Biofuel crops and greenhouse gasses: Biofuel crops and greenhouse gasses

Hastings, A. F. S. J., Yeluripati, J., Hillier, J. G. & Smith, P., 15 Nov 2013, Biofuel Crop Sustainability. Singh, B. (ed.). 1 ed. UK: Wiley-Blackwell , Vol. 1. p. 386-401 15 p.

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Critical Scales for Long-Term Socio-ecological Biodiversity Research

Dirnböck, T., Bezák, P., Dullinger, S., Haberl, H., Lotze-Campen, H., Mirtl, M., Peterseil, J., Redpath, S., Singh, S. J., Travis, J. & Wijdeven, S. M. J., 1 Jan 2013, Long Term Socio-Ecological Research: Studies in Society-Nature Interactions Across Spatial and Temporal Scales. Singh, S., Haberl, H., Chertow, M., Mirtl, M. & Schmid, M. (eds.). Springer Netherlands, p. 123-138 16 p. (Human-Environment Interactions).

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Large-scale plant ionomics

Danku, J. M. C., Lahner, B., Yakubova, E. & Salt, D. E., 1 Jan 2013, Plant mineral nutrients : methods and protocols. Maathius, F. J. M. (ed.). London: Humana Press, p. 255-276 22 p. (Methods in Molecular Microbiology; vol. 953).

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9 Citations (Scopus)

Loligo forbesii, Veined Squid

Pierce, G. J., Sauer, W., Allcock, A. L., Smith, J. M., Wangvoralak, S., Jereb, P., Hastie, L. C. & Lefkaditou, E., 2013, Advances in Squid Biology, Ecology and Fisheries. Part I: Myopsid squids. Rosa, R., O'Dor, R. & Pierce, G. (eds.). Nova Science Publishers Inc, p. 73-108 36 p. 3. (Fish, Fishing and Fisheries).

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Managing the soil physical environment for plants

Hallett, P. D. & Bengough, A. G., 9 Jan 2013, Soil Conditions and Plant Growth. Gregory, P. J. & Nortcliff, S. (eds.). Chichester, p. 238-268 31 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)

Soil organic matter

Powlson, D., Smith, P. & Nobili, M. D., 9 Jan 2013, Soil Conditions and Plant Growth. Gregory, P. J. & Nortcliff, S. (eds.). 1 ed. Wiley-Blackwell , p. 86-131 46 p. 4

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13 Citations (Scopus)

The Candida albicans Cell Wall: Structure and Role in Morphogenesis and Immune Recognition

Hall, R. A., Lenardon, M. D., Alvarez, F. J., Nogueira, F. M., Mukaremera, L. & Gow, N. A. R., Mar 2013, The Fungal Cell Wall. Mora-Montes, H. M. (ed.). Nova Science Publishers Inc, p. 1-26 26 p. 1. (Cell Biology Research Progress).

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2012

Application of Proteomics to Fish Processing and Quality

Sveinsdóttir, H., Martin, S. A. M. & Vilhelmsson, O. T., 26 Apr 2012, Food Biochemistry and Food Processing. Simpson, B. K. (ed.). 2 ed. WILEY-BLACKWELL, p. 406-424 19 p.

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Dispersion, an important radiation mechanism for ectomycorrhizal fungi in neotropical lowland forests?

Moyersoen, B., 2012, Tropical forests. Sudarshana, P., Nageswara-Rao, M. & Soneji, JR. (eds.). InTech, p. 93-116 24 p.

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Generation and isolation of target-specific single-domain antibodies from shark immune repertoires

Müller, M. R., O'Dwyer, R., Kovaleva, M., Rudkin, F., Dooley, H. & Barelle, C., 1 Oct 2012, Methods in Molecular Biology: Antibody Engineering. Chames, P. (ed.). Humana Press, Vol. 907. p. 177-194 18 p. (Methods and Protocols).

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22 Citations (Scopus)

Integrating the effects of PSMs on vertebrate herbivores across spatial and temporal scales

Moore, B. D. & Degabriel, J. L., Apr 2012, The Ecology of Plant Secondary Metabolites: From Genes to Global Processes. Iason, G. R., Dicke, M. & Hartley, S. E. (eds.). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, p. 204-225 22 p. (Ecological Reviews).

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Ionomics Atlas: A tool to explore interconnected ionomic, genomic and environmental data

Dragut, E. C., Ouzzani, M., Madkour, A., Nabeel, M., Baker, P. & Salt, D. E., 2012, CIKM '12: Proceedings of the 21st ACM international conference on Information and knowledge management. New York, U.S.A.: ACM Press, p. 2680-2682 3 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Kinetoplastids: Trypanosomes

Sternberg, J., 10 Aug 2012, Immunity to Parasitic Infection. Lamb, T. J. (ed.). John Wiley and Sons, p. 165-177 13 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

The Immunology of Teleosts

Secombes, C. J. & Ellis, A. E., 23 Mar 2012, Fish Pathology: Fourth Edition. WILEY-BLACKWELL, p. 144-166 23 p.

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26 Citations (Scopus)

The innate and adaptive immune system of fish

Secombes, C. J. & Wang, T., 1 Apr 2012, Infectious Disease in Aquaculture: Prevention and Control. Elsevier Inc., p. 3-68 66 p.

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35 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Achieving Mitigation Through Synergies With Adaptation

Smith, P. & Wollenberg, E. L., Nov 2011, Climate Change Mitigation and Agriculture. Wollenberg, E., Nihart, A., Grieg-Gran, M. & Tapio-Bistrom, M-L. (eds.). Taylor and Francis, p. 50-57 8 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)

Changes to Scotland’s Surrounding Seas

Scott, B., Stead, S. M. & Marrs, S. J., 6 Oct 2011, The Changing Nature of Scotland. Marrs, S. J., Foster, S., Hendrie, C., Mackey, E. C. & Thompson, D. B. A. (eds.). TSO (The Stationery Office), p. 153-166 14 p.

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Direct Impacts of Seabird Predators on Island Biota other than Seabirds

Drake, D. R., Bodey, T. W., Russell, J. C., Towns, D. R., Nogales, M. & Ruffino, L., 8 Sep 2011, Seabird Islands: Ecology, Invasion, and Restoration. Oxford University Press (OUP)

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13 Citations (Scopus)

Emissions of nitrous oxide from agriculture: responses to management and climate change

Abdalla, M., Smith, P. & Williams, M., 11 Oct 2011, Understanding Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Agricultural Management. Guo, L., Gunasekara, A. S. & McConnell, L. L. (eds.). American Chemical Society, p. 343-370 28 p. (ASCS Symposium Series; vol. 1072).

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Epistatic social and endocrine networks and the evolution of life history trade-offs and plasticity

Lancaster, L., 2011, Mechanisms of Life History Evolution: The Genetics and Physiology of Life History Traits and Trade-Offs. OXFORD UNIV PRESS

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Farm-scale greenhouse gas emissions using the cool farm tool: Application of a generic farming emissions calculator in developing countries

Hillier, J., Smith, P., Bandel, T., Daniels, S., Malin, D., Hamilton, H. & Walter, C., Nov 2011, Climate Change Mitigation and Agriculture. Taylor and Francis, p. 217-226 10 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Inferring surface time of Minke whales from intersurfacing interval data using a hidden Markov model

Christiansen, F., Rasmussen, M. H. & Lusseau, D., 2011, Notes from the 2011 International Whaling Commission Scientific Committee. International Whaling Commission, p. 1-9 9 p.

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Recovery and Restoration on Seabird Islands

Jones, H. P., Towns, D. R., Bodey, T. W., Miskelly, C., Ellis, J. C., Rauzon, M. J., Kress, S. W. & McKown, M. W., 8 Sep 2011, Seabird Islands: Ecology, Invasion, and Restoration. Oxford University Press (OUP)

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18 Citations (Scopus)

Sinks, sustainability and conservation incentives

Gimona, A., Polhill, J. G. & Davies, B., 2011, Sources, Sinks and Sustainability. Liu, J., Hull, V., Morzillo, A. & Wiens, J. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 155-182 27 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Special Features of the SPACSYS Modeling Package and Procedures for Parameterization and Validation

Wu, L. & Shepherd, A., 2011, METHODS OF INTRODUCING SYSTEM MODELS INTO AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH. Ahuja, LR. & Ma, L. (eds.). AMER SOC AGRONOMY, p. 117-154 38 p. (Advances in Agricultural Systems Modeling-Transdisciplinary Research Synthesis and Applications; vol. 2).

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Status and changes in the UK's ecosystems and their services to society: Scotland

Aspinall, R., Green, D. R., Spray, C., Shimmield, T. & Wilson, J., Jun 2011, UK National Ecosystem Assessment: Technical Report. Cambridge: UNEP-WCMC, p. 895-978 84 p. 19

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Strategies to determine diversity, growth, and activity of ammonia-oxidizing archaea in soil

Nicol, G. W. & Prosser, J. I., 2011, Research on Nitrification and Related Processes, Part B. Klotz, M. G. & Stein, L. Y. (eds.). San Diego: Elsevier Academic Press, Vol. 496. p. 3-34 32 p. (Methods in Enzymology; vol. 496).

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9 Citations (Scopus)

Sustaining China’s agriculture in a changing climate: A multidisciplinary action through UK-China cooperation

Lu, Y., Powlson, D., Norse, D., Chadwick, D., Conway, D., Ford-Lloyd, B., Maxted, N., Smith, P. & Wheeler, T., Nov 2011, Climate Change Mitigation and Agriculture. Taylor and Francis, p. 203-214 12 p.

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The role of Sphingobium chlorophenolicum in pentachlorophenol degradation in different systems: batch culture, soil and hydroponic systems

Dams, R. I., Paton, G. & Killham, K. S., 1 Mar 2011, Environmental Science Research. Goldbloom, A. J. (ed.). Nova Science Publishers Inc, p. 296-324 29 p.

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Use of Different PCR Primer-Based Strategies for Characterization of Natural Microbial Communities

Prosser, J. I., Mahmood, S. & Freitag, T. E., 3 May 2011, Handbook of Molecular Microbial Ecology I: Metagenomics and Complementary Approaches. John Wiley and Sons, p. 41-47 7 p.

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2010

Application of Microbial Bioreporters in Environmental Microbiology and Bioremediation

Diplock, E. E., Alhadrami, H. A. & Paton, G. I., 2010, Whole Cell Sensing System II: Applications. Belkin, S. & Gu, M. B. (eds.). Berlin: Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, Vol. 118. p. 189-209 21 p. (Advances in Biochemical Engineering/Biotechnology; vol. 118).

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15 Citations (Scopus)

Carbon

Cooper, D., Foster, C., Gooday, D., Hallett, P., Hobbs, P., Irvine, B., Kirkby, M., Morrow, K., Ragab, R., Rawlins, B., Richards, M. L. A., Smith, P., Spurgeon, D. & Tye, A., 2010, Modelling the impact of climate change on soils using UK climate projections: Defra Project SP0571. p. 14-15 2 p.

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