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4 Citations (Scopus)

Decay of Carpinus betulus wood by Trametes versicolor: an anatomical and chemical study

Bari, E., Daryaei, M. G., Karim, M., Bahmani, M., Schmidt, O., Woodward, S., Ghanbary, M. A. T. & Sistani, A., 1 Feb 2019, In : International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation. 137, p. 68-77 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Betulaceae
Trametes
Decay (organic)
Wood
Lignin
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Demystifying academics to enhance university-business collaborations in environmental science

Hillier, J. K., Saville, G. R., Smith, M. J., Scott, A. J., Raven, E. K., Gascoigne, J., Slater, L. J., Quinn, N., Tsanakas, A., Souch, C., Leckebusch, G. C., Macdonald, N., Milner, A. M., Loxton, J., Wilebore, R., Collins, A., MacKechnie, C., Tweddle, J., Møller, S., Dove, M. & 2 others, Langford, H. & Craig, J., 15 Jan 2019, In : Geoscience Communication. 2, 1, p. 1-23 23 p.

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performance assessment
natural hazard
typology
teaching
incentive

Deriving Emission Factors and Estimating Direct Nitrous Oxide Emissions for Crop Cultivation in China

Yue, Q., Wu, H., Sun, J., Cheng, K., Smith, P., Hillier, J., Xu, X. & Pan, G., 3 Sep 2019, In : Environmental Science & Technology. 53, 17, p. 10246-10257 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nitrous Oxide
nitrous oxide
Linear regression
Crops
crop
2 Citations (Scopus)
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learning
Learning
Decision making
taxonomic keys
Bombus
4 Citations (Scopus)

Detecting the Dependence of Diversification on Multiple Traits from Phylogenetic Trees and Trait Data

Herrera-Alsina, L., Els, P. V. & Etienne, R. S., Mar 2019, In : Systematic Biology. 68, 2, p. 317-328 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

extinction
phylogenetics
phylogeny
generalist
simulation

Dictyota falklandica sp. nov. (Dictyotales, Phaeophyceae) from the Falkland Islands and southernmost South America

Kuepper, F. C., Peters, A. F., Kytinou, E., Asensi, A. O., Vieira, C., Macaya, E. C. & De Clerck, O., 3 Sep 2019, In : Phycologia.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Dictyotales
Dictyota
Falkland Islands
Phaeophyceae
thallus
1 Citation (Scopus)
sodium arsenite
Chlorella vulgaris
Oreochromis niloticus
arsenites
dietary supplements
2 Citations (Scopus)

Differential sensitivity of ammonia oxidising archaea and bacteria to matric and osmotic potential

Bello, M. O., Thion, C., Gubry-Rangin, C. & Prosser, J. I., 1 Feb 2019, In : Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 129, p. 184-190 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Archaea
osmotic pressure
Ammonia
ammonia
Bacteria
Receptors, Tumor Necrosis Factor, Type II
Receptors, Tumor Necrosis Factor, Type I
Tumor Necrosis Factor Receptors
Oncorhynchus mykiss
Fishes

Direct and indirect effects of climate on richness drive the latitudinal diversity gradient in forest trees

Chu, C., Lutz, J. A., Kamil, K., Vrska, T., Yin, X., Myers, J. A., Abiem, I., Alonso, A., Bourg, N., Burslem, D. F. R. P., Cao, M., Chapman, H., Condit, R., Fang, S., Fischer, G. A., Gao, L., Hao, Z., Hau, B. C. H., He, Q., Hector, A. & 49 others, Hubbell, S. P., Jiang, M., Jin, G., Kenfack, D., Lai, J., Li, B., Li, X., Liu, Y., Luo, Y., Ma, K., McShea, W., Memiaghe, H. R., Mi, X., Ni, M., O'Brien, M. J., de Oliveira, A. A., Orwig, D. A., Parker, G. G., Qiao, X., Ren, H., Reynolds, G., Sang, W., Shen, G., Su, Z., Sui, X., Sun, I-F., Tian, S., Wang, B., Wang, X., Wang, X., Wang, Y., Weiblen, G., Wen, S., Xi, N., Xiang, W., Xu, H., Xu, K., Ye, W., Zhang, B., Zhang, J., Zhang, X., Zhang, Y., Zhu, K. Z., Zimmerman, J., Storch, D., Baltzer, J. L., Anderson-Teixeira, K. J., Mittelbach, G. G. & He, F., Feb 2019, In : Ecology Letters. 22, 2, p. 245-255 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

forest trees
climate
stem
species diversity
stems
1 Citation (Scopus)

Discovery of all three types in cartilaginous fishes enables phylogenetic resolution of the origins and evolution of interferons

Redmond, A. K., Zou, J., Secombes, C. J., MacQueen, D. J. & Dooley, H., Jul 2019, In : Frontiers in Immunology. 10, 16 p., 1558.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Interferons
Vertebrates
Fishes
Amphibians
Antiviral Agents
9 Citations (Scopus)
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vaccination
rainbow
Oncorhynchus mykiss
cytokines
injection

Drivers of survival in a small mammal of conservation concern: An assessment using extensive genetic non-invasive sampling in fragmented farmland

Proença-Ferreira, A., Ferreira, C., Leitão, I., Paupério, J., Sabino-Marques, H., Barbosa, S., Lambin, X., Alves, P. C., Beja, P., Moreira, F., Mira, A. & Pita, R., 1 Feb 2019, In : Biological Conservation. 230, p. 131-140 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

small mammal
small mammals
agricultural land
demographic statistics
population size

Ecosystem services in different agro-climatic zones in eastern India: impact of land use and land cover change

Tripathi, R., Moharana, K. C., Nayak, A. D., Dhal, B., Shahid, M., Mondal, B., Mohapatra, S. D., Bhattacharyya, P., Fitton, N., Smith, P., Shukla, A. K., Pathak, H. & Nayak, A. K., 1 Feb 2019, In : Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 191, 2, 16 p., 98.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Land use
ecosystem service
Ecosystems
land cover
land use

Effect of breeding performance on the distribution and activity budgets of a predominantly resident population of black‐browed albatrosses

Ponchon, A., Cornulier, T., Hedd, A., Granadeiro, J. P. & Catry, P., Aug 2019, In : Ecology and Evolution. 9, 15, p. 8702-8713 11 p.

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resident population
activity pattern
reproductive performance
breeding
foraging
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Effects of impulsive noise on marine mammals: investigating range-dependent risk

Hastie, G., Merchant, N. D., Götz, T., Russell, D. J. F., Thompson, P. & Janik, V. M., 1 Jul 2019, In : Ecological Applications. 29, 5, 10 p., e01906.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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marine mammal
pile driving
damage
underwater noise
hearing
2 Citations (Scopus)
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Effects of Ramadan on food intake, glucose homeostasis, lipid profiles and body composition composition

Nachvak, S. M., Pasdar, Y., Pirsaheb, S., Darbandi, M., Niazi, P., Mostafai, R. & Speakman, J. R., 2019, In : European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 73, p. 594-600 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Body Composition
Fasting
Homeostasis
Eating
Lipids

Effects of Superdispersant-25 on the sorption dynamics of naphthalene and phenanthrene in marine sediments

Perez Calderon, L. J., Potts, L. D., Gallego, A., Anderson, J. A. & Witte, U., Mar 2019, In : Journal of Soils and Sediments. 19, 3, p. 1576-1586 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

phenanthrene
naphthalene
marine sediment
sorption
dispersant

Effects of temperature on amoebic gill disease development: Does it play a role?

Benedicenti, O., Pottinger, T. G., Collins, C. & Secombes, C. J., Sep 2019, In : Journal of Fish Diseases. 42, 9, p. 1241-1258 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gills
Temperature
Salmo salar
temperature
Amoeba

Effects of water management and cultivar on carbon dynamics, plant productivity and biomass allocation in European rice systems

Oliver, V., Cochrane, N., Magnusson, J., Brachi, E., Monaco, S., Volante, A., Courtois, B., Vale, G., Price, A. & Teh, Y. A., 1 Oct 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 685, p. 1139-1151 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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biomass allocation
Water management
wetting
Ecosystems
Wetting

Empirical and dynamic approaches for modelling the yield and N content of European grasslands

Dellar, M., Topp, C., Pardo, G., del Prado, A., Fitton, N., Holmes, D., Banos, G. & Wall, E., 14 Oct 2019, In : Environmental Modelling and Software. 122, 104562.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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grassland
modeling
Dynamic models
climatic region
Nitrogen
5 Citations (Scopus)
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introduced species
Conservation
labor
Personnel
empowerment
Arvicolinae
Microtus
subterranean environment
energetics
resting metabolic rate
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Energy expenditure and body temperature variations in llamas living in the High Andes of Peru

Riek, A., Stölzl, A., Marquina Bernedo, R., Ruf, T., Arnold, W., Hambly, C., Speakman, J. R. & Gerken, M., 11 Mar 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 4037.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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llamas
Peru
energy expenditure
body temperature
herbivores
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Environmental impacts of dietary shifts in India: a modelling study using nationally-representative data

Aleksandrowicz, L., Green, R., Joy, E. J. M., Harris, F., Hillier, J., Vetter, S. H., Smith, P., Kulkarni, B., Dangour, A. D. & Haines, A., May 2019, In : Environment International. 126, p. 207-215 9 p.

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dietary shift
environmental impact
water footprint
diet
footprint
3 Citations (Scopus)

Environmentally friendly methods for controlling pine pitch canker

Martín-García, J., Zas, R., Solla, A., Woodward, S., Hantula, J., Vainio, E. J., Mullett, M., Morales-Rodríguez, C., Vannini, A., Martínez-Álvarez, P., Pinto, G., Alves, A., Amaral, J., Wingfield, M. J., Fourie, G., Steenkamp, E. T., Ahumada, R., Šerá, B., Sanz-Ros, A. V., Raposo, R. & 4 others, Elvira-Recuenco, M., Iturritxa, E., Gordon, T. R. & Diez, J. J., Jun 2019, In : Plant Pathology. 68, 5, p. 843-860 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Needles
Pinus
Pseudotsuga
Coniferophyta
Quarantine
1 Citation (Scopus)

Estimating greenhouse gases emissions from horticultural peat soils using a DNDC modelling approach

Taft, H. E., Cross, P. A., Hastings, A., Yeluripati, J. & Jones, D. L., 1 Mar 2019, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 233, p. 681-694 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Peat
peat soil
Denitrification
Gas emissions
Greenhouse gases
18 Citations (Scopus)

European Association of Urology Guidelines on Renal Cell Carcinoma: The 2019 Update

Ljungberg, B., Albiges, L., Abu-Ghanem, Y., Bensalah, K., Dabestani, S., Montes, S. F. P., Giles, R. H., Hofmann, F., Hora, M., Kuczyk, M. A., Kuusk, T., Lam, T. B., Marconi, L., Merseburger, A. S., Powles, T., Staehler, M., Tahbaz, R., Volpe, A. & Bex, A., May 2019, In : European Urology. 75, 5, p. 799-810 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Renal Cell Carcinoma
Guidelines
Meta-Analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
Kidney Neoplasms

Evaluating the efficacy of independent versus simultaneous management strategies to address ecological and genetic threats to population viability

Trask, A. E., Fenn, S. R., Bignal, E. M., McCracken, D. I., Monaghan, P. & Reid, J. M., Oct 2019, In : Journal of Applied Ecology. 56, 10, p. 2264-2273 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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viability
inbreeding
translocation
inbreeding depression
conservation management
1 Citation (Scopus)

Evaluation of four modelling approaches to estimate nitrous oxide emissions in China's cropland

Yue, Q., Cheng, K., Ogle, S., Hillier, J., Smith, P., Abdalla, M., Sun, J. & Pan, G., 20 Feb 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 652, p. 1279-1289 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nitrous Oxide
nitrous oxide
Oxides
modeling
Denitrification
1 Citation (Scopus)

Evaluation of the health risks related to the presence of cyanogenic glycosides in foods other than raw apricot kernels

EFSA Panel on Contaminants in the Food Chain (CONTAM), 11 Apr 2019, In : EFSA Journal. 17, 4, e05662.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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cyanogenic glycosides
Cyanides
cyanides
apricots
Health
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resting metabolic rate
phenotypic correlation
rodent
rodents
metabolism

Evolving social dynamics prime thermal tolerance during a poleward range shift

Wood, C., Fitt, R. N. L. & Lancaster, L. T., Feb 2019, In : Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 126, 3, p. 574-586 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cold tolerance
heat tolerance
tolerance
heat
acclimation

Expanding the role of participatory mapping to assess ecosystem service provision in local coastal environments

Burdon, D., Potts, T., McKinley, E., Lew, S., Shilland, R., Gormley, K., Thomson, S. & Forster, R., Oct 2019, In : Ecosystem Services. 39, 16 p., 101009.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

service provision
ecosystem service
ecosystem services
stakeholders
Ecosystem
2 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Exploring temporality in socio-ecological resilience through experiences of the 2015–16 El Niño across the Tropics

Whitfield, S., Beauchamp, E., Boyd, D. S., Burslem, D., Byg, A., Colledge, F., Cutler, M. E. J., Didena, M., Dougill, A., Foody, G., Godbold, J. A., Hazenbosch, M., Hirons, M., Ifejika Speranza, C., Jew, E., Lacambra, C., Mkwambisi, D., Moges, A., Morel, A., Morris, R. & 8 others, Novo, P., Rueda, M., Smith, H., Solan, M., Spencer, T., Thornton, A., Touza, J. & White, P. C. L., 1 Mar 2019, In : Global Environmental Change. 55, p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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tropics
resilience
ecological system
climate
learning
3 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Extreme Events Reveal an Alimentary Limit on Sustained Maximal Human Energy Expenditure

Thurber, C., Dugas, L. R., Ocobock, C., Carlson, B., Speakman, J. R. & Pontzer, H., 5 Jun 2019, In : Science Advances. 5, 6, eaaw0341.

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extreme event
expenditure
energy
thermoregulation
physical activity
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Fast, sensitive and specific detection of Thailand orthohantavirus and its variants using one-step real-time reverse-transcription polymerase chain reaction assay

Raharinosy, V., Heraud, J. M., Rabemananjara, H. A., Telfer, S., Rakoto, D. A. D., Filippone, C. & Reynes, J. M., 6 Aug 2019, In : Viruses. 11, 8, 7 p., 718.

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Thailand
Reverse Transcription
Indian Ocean
Polymerase Chain Reaction
Far East
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Bottle-Nosed Dolphin
Dolphins
Echolocation
Scotland
Acoustics
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Forewarned is forearmed: harmonized approaches for early detection of potentially invasive pests and pathogens in sentinel plantings

Morales-Rodríguez, C., Anslan, S., Auger-Rozenberg, M-A., Augustin, S., Baranchikov, Y., Bellahirech, A., Burokiene, D., Cepukoit, D., Cota, E., Davydenko, K., Lehtijärvi, H. T. D., Drenkhan, R., Drenkhan, T., Eschen, R., Franic, I., Glavendekic, M., De Groot, M., Kacprzyk, M., Kenis, M., Kirichenko, N. & 15 others, Matsiakh, I., Musolin, D. L., Nowakowska, J. A., O'Hanlon, R., Prospero, S., Roques, A., Santini, A., Talgo, V., Tedersoo, L., Uimari, A., Vannini, A., Witzell, J., Woodward, S., Zambounis, A. & Cleary, M., 2019, In : NeoBiota. 47, p. 95-123 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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planting
pests
pathogens
sampling
risk analysis
2 Citations (Scopus)
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From citizen science to citizen action: analysing the potential for a digital platform to cultivate attachments to nature

Sharma, N., Greaves, S., Siddharthan, A., Anderson, H. B., Robinson, A-M., Colucci-Gray, L., Wibowo, A. T., Bostock, H., Salisbury, A., Roberts, S., Slawson, D. & Van der Wal, R., 2019, In : Journal of Science Communication. 18, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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citizen
science
interview
knowledge
learning
wind farm
strategic planning
Arctic
license
aquaculture
1 Citation (Scopus)

Genetic Factors Associated With Human Physical Activity: Are Your Genes Too Tight To Prevent You Exercising?

Zhang, X. & Speakman, J. R., Apr 2019, In : Endocrinology. 160, 4, p. 840-852 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Accelerometry
Twin Studies
Human Activities
Receptor, Melanocortin, Type 4
Genome-Wide Association Study

Genetic loci regulating arsenic content in rice grains when grown flooded or under alternative wetting and drying irrigation

Norton, G., Travis, A. J., Talukdar, P., Sumon, M. H., Rafiqul, M. & Price, A. H., 22 Jul 2019, In : Rice. 12, 54.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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arsenic
wetting
rice
drying
irrigation

Genome Sequence of “Candidatus Nitrosocosmicus franklandus” C13, a Terrestrial Ammonia-Oxidizing Archaeon

Nicol, G. W., Hink, L., Gubry-Rangin, C., Prosser, J. I. & Lehtovirta-Morley, L. E., Oct 2019, In : Microbiology Resource Announcements. 8, 40, 3 p., e00435-19.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Archaea
Ammonia
Genome
Carbon Cycle
Metabolic Networks and Pathways
1 Citation (Scopus)
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Genome sequencing and transcriptome analyses of the Siberian hamster hypothalamus identify novel mechanisms for seasonal energy balance

Bao, R., Onishi, K. G., Tolla, E., Ebling, F. J. P., Lewis, J. E., Anderson, R. L., Barrett, P., Prendergast, B. J. & Stevenson, T. J., 25 Jun 2019, In : PNAS. 116, 26, p. 13116-13121 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Phodopus
Pro-Opiomelanocortin
Gene Expression Profiling
Hypothalamus
Body Weight Changes

Genotypic differences in shoot silicon concentration and the impact on grain arsenic concentration in rice

Talukdar, P., Hartley, S. E., Travis, A. J., Price, A. H. & Norton, G. J., Apr 2019, In : Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science. 182, 2, p. 265-276 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

silicon
arsenic
rice
shoot
shoots
3 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

GPR55 deficiency is associated with increased adiposity and impaired insulin signaling in peripheral metabolic tissues

Lipina, C., Walsh, S. K., Mitchell, S. E., Speakman, J. R., Wainwright, C. L. & Hundal, H. S., 1 Jan 2019, In : The FASEB Journal. 33, 1, p. 1299-1312 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Adiposity
G-Protein-Coupled Receptors
Insulin
Tissue
Muscle
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Harbour porpoise responses to pile-driving diminish over time

Graham, I. M., Merchant, N. D., Farcas, A., Candido Barton, T. R., Cheney, B., Bono, S. & Thompson, P. M., Jun 2019, In : Royal Society Open Science. 6, 6, 13 p., 190335.

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pile driving
porpoise
harbor
acoustics
echolocation

Heterologous gene expression in the human gut bacteria Eubacterium rectale and Roseburia inulinivorans by means of conjugative plasmids

Sheridan, P. O., Martin, J. C., Minton, N. P., Flint, H. J., O'Toole, P. W. & Scott, K. P., 1 Oct 2019, In : Anaerobe. 59, p. 131-140 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Eubacterium
Plasmids
Bacteria
Gene Expression
Genetic Vectors