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2009
4 Citations (Scopus)

Palaeoecology, management, and restoration in the Scottish Highlands

Davies, A., 23 Dec 2009, Restoration and history: the search for a useable environmental past. Hall, M. (ed.). Abindgon: Routledge, p. 74-86 13 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Proteomics in Aquaculture

Martin, S. A. M., 21 Aug 2009, Molecular Research in Aquaculture. Overturf, K. (ed.). Wiley-Blackwell , p. 147-173 27 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)

Saprolegnia: Fish Interactions

Robertson, E. J., Anderson, V. L., Secombes, C. J., Dieguez-Uribeondo, J. & van West, P., 30 Jul 2009, Oomycete Genetics and Genomics: Diversity, Interactions and Research Tools. Lamour, K. & Kamoun, S. (eds.). Hoboken, NJ, USA: Wiley-Blackwell , p. 407-424 18 p.

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20 Citations (Scopus)

Shark novel antigen receptors: the next generation of biologic therapeutics?

Barelle, C., Gill, D. S. & Charlton, K., 20 Oct 2009, Pharmaceutical Biotechnology. Guzman, C. A. & Feuerstein, G. Z. (eds.). New York: Springer , Vol. 655. p. 49-62 14 p. (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology; vol. 655).

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Sharks
Antigen Receptors
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Antibodies
Antibodies, Monoclonal, Humanized
8 Citations (Scopus)

The Importance of Reproductive Dynamics in Fish Stock Assessments

Witthames, P. R. & Marshall, C. T., 9 Feb 2009, Advances in Fisheries Science: 50 years on from Beverton and Holt. Payne, A., Cotter, J. & Potter, T. (eds.). BLACKWELL PUBLISHING LTD, p. 306-324 19 p.

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Fisheries
Fish
fish
fisheries
Climate change
2008
4 Downloads (Pure)

Chairman's Introduction to RIN08

Fraser, P. J., 2008, Proceedings of the Royal Institute of Navigation RIN08. p. 1-4 4 p.

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Open Access
File
148 Citations (Scopus)

Declining summer flows of Rocky Mountain rivers: Changing seasonal hydrology and probable impacts on floodplain forests

Rood, S. B., Pan, J., Gill, K. M., Franks, C. G., Samuelson, G. M. & Shepherd, A., 1 Feb 2008, Journal of Hydrology. p. 397-410 14 p. (Journal of Hydrology; vol. 349).

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floodplain forest
hydrology
mountain
summer
river

Depth: A forgotten dimension

Fraser, P. J. & Smith, L., 2008, Proceedings of the Royal Institute of Navigation. p. 32.1-32.7 7 p.

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Gut health, microbiota and immunity

Mulder, I. E., Schmidt, B., Aminov, R. I. & Kelly, D., Dec 2008, Recent Advances in Animal Nutrition 2008. Garnsworthy, P. C. & Wiseman, J. (eds.). Nottingham, United Kingdom: Nottingham University Press, p. 195-210 16 p.

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Preface

Bowman, A. S. & Nuttall, P., 4 Dec 2008, Ticks: biology, disease and control. Bowman, A. & Nuttall, P. (eds.). Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, p. xi-xii 2 p.

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20 Citations (Scopus)

Tick salivary glands: the physiology of tick water balance and their role in pathogen trafficking and transmission

Bowman, A. S., Ball, A. & Sauer, J. R., Nov 2008, Ticks: biology, disease and control. Bowman, A. & Nuttall, P. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 73-91 23 p.

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2007

Agriculture

Smith, P., Martino, D., Cai, Z., Gwary, D., Janzen, H., Kumar, P., McCarl, B., Ogle, S., O'Mara, F., Rice, C., Scholes, B., Sirotenko, O., Howden, M., McAllister, T., Pan, G., Romanenkov, V., Rose, S., Schneider, U., Towprayoon, S. & Wattenbach, M., 12 Nov 2007, Contribution of Working group Climate Change 2007: Mitigation of Climate Change: Working Group III contribution to the Fourth Assessment Report of the IPCC. Metz, B., Davidson, O. R., Bosch, P. R., Dave, R. & Meyer, L. A. (eds.). Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, p. 497-540

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Biofuels: The role of biotechnology to improve their sustainability and profitability

Saraf, M. & Hastings, A. F. S. J., Oct 2007, Biodiversity, Biofuels, Agroforestry and Conservation Agriculture: Sustainable Agriculture Reviews. Springer Netherlands, Vol. 5. p. 123-148 26 p.

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biofuels
profitability
biotechnology
bioenergy
biodiesel

Bioluminescence-based fungal biosensors

Weitz, H. J., 2007, Exploitation of Fungi. Cambridge University Press, p. 187-204 18 p. (British Mycological Society Symposia).

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Estimating common trends in Portuguese fisheries landings

Erzini, K., Zuur, A., Ieno, E. N., Pierce, G. J., Tuck, I. & Smith, G., 23 May 2007, Analysing Ecological Data. Zuur, A. F., Ieno, E. N. & Smith, G. M. (eds.). New York, NY, USA: Springer Science+Business Media, p. 575-588 14 p. (Statistics for Biology and Health).

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fishery
North Atlantic Oscillation
upwelling
environmental conditions
multispecies fishery
2 Citations (Scopus)

Gene environment interactions and the origin of the modern obesity epidemic: A novel "nonadaptive drift" scenario

Speakman, J. R., 1 Dec 2007, Appetite and Body Weight: Integrative Systems and the Development of Anti-Obesity Drugs. Kirkham, T. C. & Cooper, S. J. (eds.). Elsevier Inc., p. 301-322 22 p.

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Gene-Environment Interaction
genotype-environment interaction
Starvation
famine
obesity

Greenhouse gas mitigation in agriculture

Smith, P., 26 Feb 2007, Encyclopedia of Earth. Cleveland, C. J. (ed.). Washington, DC, USA: Envrionmental Information Coalition, National Council for Science and the Environment

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greenhouse gas
mitigation
agriculture
fossil fuel
carbon

Lameness in Dairy Cows: Influence of Nutrition on Claw Composition and Health

Galbraith, H. & Scaife, J., 1 Mar 2007, Recent Advances in Animal Nutrition. Garnsworthy, P. C. & Wiseman, J. (eds.). Nottingham, United Kingdom: Nottingham University Press, p. 91-126 36 p.

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claws
lameness
dairy cows
nutrition
lesions (animal)
14 Citations (Scopus)

Microorganisms cycling soil nutrients and their diversity

Prosser, J. I., 2007, Modern soil microbiology. van Elsas, J. D., Jansson, J. K. & Trevors, J. T. (eds.). 2nd ed. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, p. 237-261 (Books in soils, plants, and the environment).

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Principal component analysis applied to harbour porpoise fatty acid data

Jolliffe, I. T., Learmonth, J. A., Pierce, G. J., Santos, M. B., Trendafilov, N., Zuur, A. F., Ieno, E. N. & Smith, G. M., 2007, Analysing ecological data: Statistics for biology and health. New York, NY, USA: Springer Science+Business Media, p. 515-528 14 p. (Statistics for Biology and Health).

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porpoise
principal component analysis
harbor
fatty acid
5 Citations (Scopus)

Proteomics: Methodology and Application in Fish Processing

Vilhelmsson, O. T., Martin, S. A. M., Poli, B. M. & Houlihan, D. F., 30 Nov 2007, Food Biochemistry and Food Processing. Hui, Y. H. (ed.). Blackwell Publishing, p. 401-422 22 p.

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Summary for Policymakers

Barker, T., Bashmakov, I., Bernstein, L., Bogner, J., Bosch, P., Dave, R., Davidson, O., Fisher, B., Grubb, M., Gupta, S., Halsnaes, K., Heij, B., Kahn Ribiero, S., Kobayashi, S., Levine, M., Martino, D., Masera Cerutti, O., Metz, B., Meyer, L., Nabuurs, G-J. & 13 others, Najam, A., Nakicenovic, N., Rogner, H. H., Roy, J., Sathaye, J., Schock, R., Shukla, P., Sims, R., Smith, P., Swart, R., Tirpak, D., Urge-Vorsatz, D. & Dadi, Z., 12 Nov 2007, Climate change 2007: Mitigation of Climate Change: Contribution of Working Group III to the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. Metz, B., Davidson, O. R., Bosch, P. R., Dave, R. & Meyer, L. A. (eds.). Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, p. 1-24 24 p.

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Sustainability of Soil Management Practices: a Global Perspective

Smith, P. & Powlson, D. S., 2007, Soil Biological Fertility: A Key to Sustainable Land Use in Agriculture. Abbott, L. K. & Murphy, D. V. (eds.). Dordrecht: Springer , p. 241-254 14 p.

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28 Citations (Scopus)

The ecology of nitrifying bacteria

Prosser, J. I., 11 Jan 2007, Biology of the Nitrogen Cycle. Bothe, H., Ferguson, S. & Newton, W. E. (eds.). Amsterdam, Netherlands: Elsevier, p. 223-243 21 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)

The prokaryotes

Killham, K. S. & Prosser, J. I., 5 Jan 2007, Soil Microbiology, Ecology and Biochemistry. Paul, E. A. (ed.). 3rd ed. Burlington, MA, USA: Academic Press, p. 119-144 26 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

The soil carbon dioxide sink

Smith, P. & Ineson, P., Feb 2007, Greenhouse gas sinks. Reay, D. S., Hewitt, C. N., Smith, K. A. & Grace, J. (eds.). Wallingford, United Kingdom: CAB International, p. 50-57 8 p.

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Univariate methods to analyse abundance of decapod larvae

Pan, M., Gallego, A., Hay, S., Ieno, E. N., Pierce, G. J., Zuur, A. F. & Smith, G. M., 23 May 2007, Analysing Ecological Data. Zuur, A. F., Ieno, E. N. & Smith, G. M. (eds.). New York, NY, USA: Springer Science+Business Media, p. 373-388 16 p. (Statistics for Biology and Health).

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larva
chlorophyll a
environmental factor
salinity
food
2006
1 Citation (Scopus)

A current perspective on the biology of fibre production in animals

Galbraith, H., 2006, South American Camelids Research Volume 1. South American Camelids Research Volume 1, p. 195--206

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Arsenic behaviour from groundwater and soil to crops: Impacts on agriculture and food safety

Heikens, A., Panaullah, G. M. & Meharg, A. A., 6 Dec 2006, Reviews of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology: Continuation of Residue Reviews. Whitacre, D. M., Ware, D. G. W., Nigg, D. H. N., Doerge, D. D. R., Albert, L. A., de Voogt, P., Gerba, C. P., Hutzinger, O., Knaak, J. B., Mayer, F. L., Morgan, D. P., Park, D. L., Tjeerdema, R. S., Yang, R. S. H. & Gunther, F. A. (eds.). New York: Springer , Vol. 189. 45 p. (Reviews of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology).

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Detection of active bacterial populations in soil

Timms-Wilson, T. M., Griffiths, R. I., Whiteley, A. S., Prosser, J. I. & Bailey, M. J., 21 Dec 2006, Modern Soil Microbiology. Elsas, J. D. V., Jansson, J. K. & Trevors, J. T. (eds.). 2nd ed. CRC Press, p. 387-409 23 p.

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Distribution and foraging interactions of seabirds and marine mammals in the North Sea: multi-species foraging assemblages and habitat-specific feeding strategies

Camphuysen, K., Scott, B. E. & Wanless, S., 11 May 2006, Top Predators in Marine Ecosystems : Their Role in Monitoring and Management . Boyd, I. L., Wanless, S. & Camphuysen, C. J. (eds.). Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, p. 82-97 (Zoological Society of London Conservation Biology Series ; vol. 12).

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Distribution and foraging interactions of seabirds and marine mammals in the North Sea: multispecies foraging assemblages and habitat-specific feeding strategies

Camphuysen, CJ., Scott, B. E., Wanless, S., Boyd, IL., Wanless, S. & Camphuysen, CJ., 2006, Top Predators in Marine Ecosystems: their role in monitoring and management. Cambridge University Press, p. 82-97 16 p. (Top Predators in Marine Ecosystems: Their Role in Monitoring and Management).

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feeding methods
marine mammals
seabirds
North Sea
foraging

Greenhouse gas mitigation potential in agricultural soils

Smith, P., Falloon, P., Franko, U., Korschens, M., Lal, R., Paustian, K., Powlson, D., Romanenkov, V., Shevtsova, L. & Smith, J. U., 27 Nov 2006, Terrestrial ecosystems in a changing world. Canadell, J. G., Pataki, D. E. & Pitelka, L. F. (eds.). Heidlelberg, Germany: Springer-Verlag, p. 227-235 (Global Change - The IGBP Series).

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Impacts of oceanography on the foraging dynamics of seabirds in the North Sea

Daunt, F., Wanless, S., Peters, G., Benvenuti, S., Sharples, J., Gremillet, D. & Scott, B. E., 2006, Top Predators in Marine Ecosystems: Their Role in Monitoring and Management. Boyd, I. L., Wanless, S. & Camphyusen, C. J. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 177-190 14 p. (Conservation Biology; vol. 12).

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Saturation of the terrestrial carbon sink

Canadell, J. G., Pataki, D., Gifford, R., Houghton, R. A., Luo, Y., Raupach, M. R., Smith, P. & Steffan, W., 27 Nov 2006, Terrestrial ecosystems in a changing world. Canadell, J. G., Pataki, D. E. & Pitelka, L. F. (eds.). Heidelberg, Germany: Springer-Verlag, p. 59-78 (Global Change - The IGBP Series).

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The use of biologically meaningful oceanographic indices to separate the effects of climate and fisheries on seabird breeding success

Scott, B. E., Sharples, J., Wanless, S., Ross, O., Frederiksen, M. & Daunt, F., 11 May 2006, Top predators in marine ecosystems: Their role in monitoring and management. Boyd, I. L., Wanless, S. & Camphuysen, C. J. (eds.). Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, p. 46-62 (Zoological Society of London Conservation Biology Series; vol. 12).

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2005
11 Citations (Scopus)

Application of slug parasitic nematodes

Ester, A. & Wilson, M. J., 2005, Nematodes as biological control agents (Eds Grewal, P.S., Ehlers, R.U. & Shapiro-Ilan). CABI Publishing. Nematodes as biological control agents (Eds Grewal, P.S., Ehlers, R.U. & Shapiro-Ilan). CABI Publishing, p. 431-444 13 p.

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17 Citations (Scopus)

Biology, production and formulation of slug-parasitic nematodes.

Grewal, P. S. & Wilson, M. J., 2005, Nematodes as Biocontrol Agents (Eds Grewal, P.S., Ehlers, R.U. & Shapiro-Ilan, D.I.) CABI Publishing. Nematodes as Biocontrol Agents (Eds Grewal, P.S., Ehlers, R.U. & Shapiro-Ilan, D.I.) CABI Publishing, p. 421-429 8 p.

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Carbon sequestration in croplands: The potential in Europe and the global context

Smith, P., 2005, Biologische senken für atmosphärischen kohlenstoff: Landbauforschung Völkenrode. Weigel, H. J. & Dammgen, U. (eds.). Landbauforschung Völkenrode, Vol. SH 280. p. 63-70

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11 Citations (Scopus)

Carbon sequestration in European croplands

Smith, P. & Falloon, P., 6 Jun 2005, The Carbon Balance of Forest Biomes: vol 57 SEB Symposium . Griffiths, H. & Jarvis, P. G. (eds.). Basingstoke, UK: Taylor & Francis, Vol. 57. p. 49-58 (Experimental Biology Reviews).

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Changes in plant communities associated with timber management in natural forests in the moist tropics

Pinard, M. A., 8 Sep 2005, Biotic Interactions in the Tropics: Their Role in the Maintenance of Species Diversity. Burslem, D., Pinard, M. & Hartley, S. (eds.). Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, p. 530-551 (Ecological Reviews).

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Climbing plants in Ghanaian forests

Swaine, M. D., Hawthorne, W. D., Bongers, F. & Toledo Aceves, M., 2005, Forest climbers of West Africa: diversity, ecology and management (eds. F. Bongers et al.). Forest climbers of West Africa: diversity, ecology and management (eds. F. Bongers et al.), p. 91-106 15 p.

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Control of the large pine weevil.

Torr, P., Wilson, M. J. & Heritage, S., 2005, Nematodes as Biocontrol Agents (Eds Grewal, P.S., Ehlers, R.U. & Shapiro-Ilan, D.I.) CABI Publishing. Nematodes as Biocontrol Agents (Eds Grewal, P.S., Ehlers, R.U. & Shapiro-Ilan, D.I.) CABI Publishing, p. 281-293 12 p.

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Detection of relative resistance and susceptibility of Sitka spruce clones to infection by Heterobasidion annosum.

Bodles, W. J. A., Beckett, E. & Woodward, S., 2005, Proceedings of the 11th IUFRO Conference on Root and Butt Rots, Poznan, Poland, 15-22 August 2004.. Proceedings of the 11th IUFRO Conference on Root and Butt Rots, Poznan, Poland, 15-22 August 2004., p. 232-238 6 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Fluxes of CO2 and N2O from soils of a grazed pasture in Ireland

Kumar, S. & Abdalla, M., 2005, XX International Grassland Congress: Offered Papers. O'Mara, F. P., Wilkins, R. J., 't Mannetje, L., Lovett, D. K., Rogers, P. A. M. & Boland, T. M. (eds.). Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 572 1 p.

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Growth of Heterobasidion annosum in Sitka spruce bark: influence on boundary zone development.

Beckett, E., Bodles, W. J. A. & Woodward, S., 2005, Proceedings of the 11th IUFRO Conference on Root and Butt Rots, Poznan, Poland, 15-22 August 2004.. Proceedings of the 11th IUFRO Conference on Root and Butt Rots, Poznan, Poland, 15-22 August 2004., p. 239-246 7 p.

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Heterobasidion annosum genet size in a severely infected Norway spruce plantation following chemical thinning.

Woodward, S., Haramburu, E. & Johnston, D. H., 2005, Proceedings of the 11th IUFRO Conference on Root and Butt Rots, Poznan, Poland, 15-22 August 2004.. Proceedings of the 11th IUFRO Conference on Root and Butt Rots, Poznan, Poland, 15-22 August 2004., p. 363-371 8 p.

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Identification of Armillaria species in Serbia.

Keca, N., Bodles, W. J. A., Woodward, S. & Karadzic, D., 2005, Proceedings of the 11th IUFRO Conference on Root and Butt Rots, Poznan, Poland, 15-22 August 2004.. Proceedings of the 11th IUFRO Conference on Root and Butt Rots, Poznan, Poland, 15-22 August 2004., p. 35-41 6 p.

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21 Citations (Scopus)

Insects in Flight

Young, M. R., 2005, Insect Sampling in Forest Ecosystems. Methods in Ecology, Blackwells, Oxford. Insect Sampling in Forest Ecosystems. Methods in Ecology, Blackwells, Oxford, p. 116-145 29 p.

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Introduction

Parren, M. P. E., Bongers, F., Swaine, M. D. & Traore, D., 2005, Forest climbers of West Africa: diversity, ecology and management. Forest climbers of West Africa: diversity, ecology and management, p. 5-18 13 p.

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