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High-Arctic nesting geese occupying less favourable nest sites are more vulnerable to predation

Anderson, H. B., Fuglei, E., Madsen, J. & Van der Wal, R., 18 Jun 2019, In : Polar Research. 38, 3352.

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nest site
Visibility
Ecosystems
nest
predation

How are nitrogen availability, fine-root mass, and nitrogen uptake related empirically? Implications for models and theory

Dybzinski, R., Kelvakis, A., McCabe, J., Panock, S., Anuchitlertchon, K., Vasarhelyi, L., McCormack, M. L., McNickle, G. G., Poorter, H., Trinder, C. & Farrior, C. E., Mar 2019, In : Global Change Biology. 25, 3, p. 885-899 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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fine root
Nitrogen
Availability
nitrogen
biosphere

How to measure, report and verify soil carbon change to realize the potential of soil carbon sequestration for atmospheric greenhouse gas removal

Smith, P., Soussana, J-F., Angers, D., Schipper, L., Chenu, C., Rasse, D. P., Batjes, N. H., van Egmond, F., McNeill, S., Kuhnert, M., Arias-Navarro, C., Olesen, J. E., Chirinda, N., Fornara, D., Wollenberg, E., Álvaro-Fuentes, J., Sanz-Cobeña, A. & Klumpp, K., 6 Oct 2019, In : Global Change Biology.

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atmospheric gas
soil carbon
Greenhouse gases
carbon sequestration
greenhouse gas

Identification, molecular characterization and functional analysis of interleukin (IL)-2 and IL-2like (IL-2L) cytokines in sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.)

Buonocore, F., Gerdol, M., Pallavicini, A., Stocchi, V., Randelli, E., Belardinelli, M. C., Miccoli, A., Saraceni, P. R., Secombes, C. J., Scapigliati, G. & Wang, T., 22 Oct 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Cytokine.

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Identification and characterization of three CXC chemokines in Asian swamp eel (Monopterus albus) uncover a third CXCL11_like group in fish

Yuan, H., Li, Y., Han, P., Tian, G., Zhang, W., Guo, H., Xu, Q. & Wang, T., 19 Jul 2019, In : Developmental and Comparative Immunology. 101, 9 p., 103454.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smegmamorpha
CXC Chemokines
Chemokines
Fishes
Cell Movement
2 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Imaging microstructure of the barley rhizosphere: particle packing and root hair influences

Koebernick, N., Daly, K. R., Keyes, S. D., Bengough, A. G., Brown, L. K., Cooper, L. J., George, T. S., Hallett, P. D., Naveed, M., Raffan, A. & Roose, T., Mar 2019, In : New Phytologist. 221, 4, p. 1878-1889 11 p.

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Rhizosphere
root hairs
Hordeum
microstructure
rhizosphere

Immune response modulation upon sequential heterogeneous co-infection with Tetracapsuloides bryosalmonae and VHSV in brown trout (Salmo trutta)

Gorgoglione, B., Taylor, N. G. H., Holland, J. W., Feist, S. W. & Secombes, C. J., May 2019, In : Fish and Shellfish Immunology. 88, p. 375-390 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Salmo trutta
immune response
mixed infection
Fish
Modulation

Immunohistochemical examination of immune cells in adipose tissue of rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) following intraperitoneal vaccination

Veenstra, K. A., Alnabulsi, A., Tubbs, L., Ben Arous, J. & Secombes, C. J., Apr 2019, In : Fish & Shellfish Immunology. 87, p. 559-564 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

T-cells
vaccination
antigen
Fish
adipose tissue
2 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of carbohydrate substrate complexity on the diversity of the human colonic microbiota

Chung, W. S. F., Walker, A. W., Vermeiren, J., Sheridan, P. O., Bosscher, D., Garcia-Campayo, V., Parkhill, J., Flint, H. J. & Duncan, S. H., 1 Jan 2019, In : FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 95, 1, fiy201.

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Inulin
Microbiota
carbohydrate
Carbohydrates
Bioreactors

Impact of dietary sucrose on adiposity and glucose homeostasis in C57BL/6J mice depends on mode of ingestion: liquid or solid

Togo, J., Hu, S., Li, M., Niu, C. & Speakman, J. R., Sep 2019, In : Molecular Metabolism. 27, p. 22-32 11 p.

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Dietary Sucrose
Adiposity
Inbred C57BL Mouse
Sucrose
Homeostasis

Impact of increased predation risk on vigilance behaviour in a gregarious waterfowl, the Egyptian goose Alopochen aegyptiaca

Atkins, A., Little, R. M., Redpath, S. M. & Amar, A., Jun 2019, In : Journal of Avian Biology. 50, 6, 8 p., e02121.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

vigilance
waterfowl
predation risk
geese
predation

Impact of soil puddling intensity on the root system architecture of rice (Oryza sativa L.) seedlings

Fang, H., Rong, H., Hallett, P. D., Mooney, S. J., Zhang, W., Zhou, H. & Peng, X., Oct 2019, In : Soil and Tillage Research. 193, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

puddling
root system
root systems
Oryza sativa
rice

Imparting water repellency in completely decomposed granite with Tung oil

Lin, H., Lourenço, S. D. N., Yao, T., Zhou, Z., Yeung, A. T., Hallett, P. D., Paton, G. I., Shih, K., Hau, B. C. H. & Cheuk, J. C. Y., 1 Sep 2019, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 230, p. 1316-1328 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Granite
granite
Soils
oil
Water
reintroduction
carnivore
carnivores
Scotland
Lynx

Improving the predictive power and interdisciplinarity of climate change experiments

Rineau, F., Malina, R., Beenaerts, N., Arnauts, N., Bardgett, R. D., Berg, M. P., Boerema, A., Bruckers, L., Clerinx, J., Davin, E. L., De Boeck, H. J., De Dobbelaer, T., Dondini, M., De Laender, F., Ellers, J., Franken, O., Gilbert, L., Gudmundsson, L., Janssens, I. A., Johnson, D. & 25 others, Lizin, S., Longdoz, B., Meire, P., Meremans, D., Milbau, A., Moretti, M., Nijs, I., Nobel, A., Pop, S., Puetz, T., Reyns, W., Roy, J., Schuetz, J., Seneviratne, S. I., Smith, P., Solmi, F., Staes, J., Thiery, W., Thijs, S., Vanderkelen, I., Van Landuyt, W., Verbruggen, E., Witters, N., Zscheischler, J. & Vangronsveld, J., 25 Sep 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Nature Climate Change.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

interdisciplinarity
climate change
environmental constraint
experiment
experimental design
6 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Income-based variation in Sustainable Development Goal interaction networks

Lusseau, D. & Mancini, F., Mar 2019, In : Nature Sustainability. 2, 3, p. 242-247 6 p.

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Income
Interaction
Sustainable development
Trade-offs
Income level
2 Citations (Scopus)

Increased parasite resistance of greater amberjack (Serbia dumerili Risso 1810) juveniles fed a cMOS supplemented diet is associated with upregulation of a discrete set of immune genes in mucosal tissues

Fernández-Montero, Á., Torrecillas, S., Izquierdo, M., Caballero, M. J., Milne, D. J., Secombes, C. J., Sweetman, J., Da Silva, P., Acosta, F. & Montero, D., Mar 2019, In : Fish & Shellfish Immunology. 86, p. 35-45 11 p.

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parasite resistance
Seriola dumerili
Serbia
Nutrition
Defensins
1 Citation (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Increasing trends in fecundity and calf survival of bottlenose dolphins in a marine protected area

Cheney, B. J., Thompson, P. M. & Cordes, L. S., 11 Feb 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 9 p., 1767.

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dolphin
fecundity
protected area
cetacean
temporal variation
Salmo salar
Immunologic Monitoring
Myocarditis
Cardiomyopathies
Viruses
1 Downloads (Pure)

Individuals' expected genetic contributions to future generations, reproductive value, and short-term metrics of fitness in free-living song sparrows (Melospiza melodia)

Reid, J. M., Nietlisbach, P., Wolak, M. E., Keller, L. F. & Arcese, P., Jun 2019, In : Evolution Letters. 3, 3, p. 271-285 15 p.

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Sparrows
Social Responsibility
Pedigree
Music
Proxy
1 Citation (Scopus)

Induction of IL-22 protein and IL-22-producing cells in rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss

Hu, Y., Carpio, Y., Scott, C., Alnabulsi, A., Alnabulsi, A., Wang, T., Liu, F., Monte, M., Wang, T. & Secombes, C. J., 12 Jul 2019, In : Developmental and Comparative Immunology. 101, 103449.

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Oncorhynchus mykiss
Proteins
Fishes
Mucous Membrane
Monoclonal Antibodies
6 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Insights into the evolution of the suppressors of cytokine signalling (SOCS) gene family in vertebrates

Wang, B., Wangkahart, E., Secombes, C. J. & Wang, T., 1 Feb 2019, In : Molecular Biology and Evolution. 36, 2, p. 393-411 19 p.

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Vertebrates
vertebrate
cytokines
vertebrates
Cytokines
5 Citations (Scopus)

Is oxygen limitation in warming waters a valid mechanism to explain decreased body sizes in aquatic ectotherms?

Audzijonyte, A., Barneche, D. R., Baudron, A. R., Belmaker, J., Clark, T. D., Marshall, C. T., Morrongiello, J. R. & Itai, V. R., Jan 2019, In : Global Ecology and Biogeography. 28, 2, p. 64-77 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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body size
warming
oxygen
temperature
water
3 Citations (Scopus)

Is the expansion of sugarcane over pasturelands a sustainable strategy for Brazil's bioenergy industry?

Oliveira, D. M. S., Cherubin, M. R., Franco, A. L. C., Santos, A. S., Gelain, J. G., Dias, N. M. S., Diniz, T. R., Almeida, A. N., Feigl, B. J., Davies, C. A., Paustian, K., Karlen, D. L., Smith, P., Cerri, C. C. & Cerri, C. E. P., Mar 2019, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 102, p. 346-355 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sustainable development
Ecosystems
Industry
Biofuels
Land use

Juvenile morphology of the large Antarctic canopy-forming brown alga, Desmarestia menziesii J. Agardh

Kuepper, F. C., Amsler, C. D., Morley, S., de Reviers, B., Reichardt, A., Peck, L. S. & Peters, A. F., 22 Sep 2019, In : Polar Biology. 42, 11, p. 2097-2103 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Phaeophyta
Phaeophyceae
Islands
Seaweed
Diving
Open Access
Frontotemporal Dementia
Insulin Resistance
Inflammation
Tauopathies
Phenotype

Learning about forest ownership and management issues in Europe while travelling: The Travellab approach

Feliciano, D. M., Blagojević, D., Boehling, K., Hujala, T., Lawrence, A., Lidestav, G., Ludvig, A., Turner, T., Weiss, G. & Zivojinovic, I., 1 Feb 2019, In : Forest Policy and Economics. 99, p. 32-42 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

forest ownership
forest management
ownership
learning
researchers
1 Citation (Scopus)
teleost
rainbow
Oncorhynchus mykiss
Genes
Modulation
4 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Logging and soil nutrients independently explain plant trait expression in tropical forests

Both, S., Riutta, T., Paine, C. E. T., Elias, D. M. O., Chino, R., Jain, A., Johnson, D., Kritzler, U. H., Kuntz, M., Majalap-Lee, N., Mielke, N., Pillco, M. X. M., Ostle, N. J., Teh, Y. A., Malhi, Y. & Burslem, D. F. R. P., Mar 2019, In : New Phytologist. 221, 4, p. 1853-1865 13 p.

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soil nutrients
tropical forests
logging
Soil
old-growth forests
2 Citations (Scopus)

Long-term marginal abatement cost curves of non-CO2 greenhouse gases

Harmsen, M. J. H. M., van Vuuren, D. P., Nayak, D. R., Hof, A. F., Höglund-Isaksson, L., Lucas, P. L., Nielsen, J. B., Smith, P. & Stehfest, E., 1 Sep 2019, In : Environmental Science & Policy. 99, p. 136-149 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

abatement cost
marginal costs
greenhouse gas
mitigation
costs
1 Downloads (Pure)

Long-term organic farming on a citrus plantation results in soil organic matter recovery

Novara, A., Pulido, M., Rodrigo-Comino, J., Di Prima, S., Smith, P., Gristina, L., Giminez-Morera, A., Terol, E., Salesa, D. & Keesstra, S., 2019, In : Cuadernos de Investigación Geográfica. 45, 1, p. 271-286 16 p.

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organic farming
soil organic matter
plantation
organic carbon
management

Long-term vegetation change in Scotland's native forests

Hester, A. J., Britton, A. J., Hewison, R. L., Ross, L. C. & Potts, J. M., 1 Jul 2019, In : Biological Conservation. 235, p. 136-146 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Scotland
vegetation
pollution control
climate
forest types
4 Downloads (Pure)

Low Citrate Synthase Activity Is Associated with Glucose Intolerance and Lipotoxicity

Alhindi, Y., Vaanholt, L. M., Al-Tarrah, M., Gray, S. R., Speakman, J. R., Hambly, C., Alanazi, B. S., Gabriel, B. M., Lionikas, A. & Ratkevicius, A., 3 Mar 2019, In : Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism. 2019, 14 p., 8594825.

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Citrate (si)-Synthase
citrate (si)-synthase
Glucose Intolerance
glucose
mice
2 Citations (Scopus)

Maladapted Prey Subsidize Predators and Facilitate Range Expansion

Urban, M. C., Scarpa, A., Travis, J. M. J. & Bocedi, G., Oct 2019, In : The American Naturalist. 194, 4, p. 590-612 23 p.

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range expansion
predator
predators
subsidies
gene flow
18 Citations (Scopus)

Matching policy and science: Rationale for the '4 per 1000 - soils for food security and climate' initiative

Soussana, J. F., Lutfalla, S., Ehrhardt, F., Rosenstock, T., Lamanna, C., Havlík, P., Richards, M., Wollenberg, E., Chotte, J. L., Torquebiau, E., Ciais, P., Smith, P. & Lal, R., May 2019, In : Soil and Tillage Research. 188, p. 3-15 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

food security
soil organic carbon
climate
carbon sinks
organic carbon

Metrics of biomass, live-weight gain and nitrogen loss of ryegrass sheep pasture in the 21st century

Shepherd, A., Hartman, M. D., Fitton, N., Horrocks, C. A., Dunn, R. M., Hastings, A. & Cardenas, L. M., 1 Oct 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 685, p. 428-441 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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twenty first century
sheep
pasture
Biomass
Nitrogen
6 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Microbiota Depletion Impairs Thermogenesis of Brown Adipose Tissue and Browning of White Adipose Tissue

Li, B., Li, L., Li, M., Lam, S. M., Wang, G., Wu, Y., Zhang, H., Niu, C., Zhang, X., Liu, X., Hambly, C., Jin, W., Shui, G. & Speakman, J. R., 5 Mar 2019, In : Cell Reports. 26, 10, p. 2720-2737 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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White Adipose Tissue
Brown Adipose Tissue
Thermogenesis
Microbiota
Tissue

Mitigation potential and environmental impact of centralized versus distributed BECCS with domestic biomass production in Great Britain

Albanito, F., Hastings, A., Fitton, N., Richards, M., Martin, M., Mac Dowell, N., Bell, D., Taylor, S. C., Butnar, I., Li, PH., Slade, R. & Smith, P., Oct 2019, In : Global Change Biology. Bioenergy. 11, 10, p. 1234-1252 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Carbon capture
pollution control
bioenergy
Environmental impact
biomass production

Mixed support for state maintaining risky personality traits in yellow-bellied marmots

Petelle, M. B., Martin, J. G. A. & Blumstein, D. T., Apr 2019, In : Animal Behaviour. 150, p. 177-188 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Marmota
aggression
safety
body condition
life history trait
5 Downloads (Pure)

Modelling biological N fixation and grass-legume dynamics with process-based biogeochemical models of varying complexity

Fitton, N., Bindi, M., Brilli, L., Chicota, R., Dibari, C., Fuchs, K., Huguenin-Elie, O., Klumpp, K., Lieffering, M., Lüscher, A., Martin, R., McAuliffe, R., Merbold, L., Newton, P., Rees, R. M., Smith, P., Topp, C. F. E. & Snow, V., May 2019, In : European Journal of Agronomy. 106, p. 58-66 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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fixation
legumes
grass
grasses
modeling

Modelling greenhouse gas emissions and mitigation potentials in fertilized paddy rice fields in Bangladesh

Begum, K., Kuhnert, M., Yeluripati, J. B., Ogle, S., Parton, W. J., Williams, S. A., Pan, G., Cheng, K., Ali, M. A. & Smith, P., 1 May 2019, In : Geoderma. 341, p. 206-215 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

greenhouse gas emissions
Bangladesh
paddy field
paddies
greenhouse gas

Modelling of Reactive Black 5 decolourization in the presence of heavy metals by the newly isolated Pseudomonas aeruginosa strain Gb30

Louati, I., Hadrich, B., Nasri, M., Belbahri, L., Woodward, S. & Mechichi, T., 1 Jun 2019, In : Journal of Applied Microbiology. 126, 6, p. 1761-1771 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Remazol black B
Heavy Metals
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Coloring Agents
Textile Industry
1 Citation (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

"More crop per drop": Exploring India's cereal water use since 2005

Kayatz, B., Harris, F., Hillier, J., Adhya, T. K., Dalin, C., Nayak, D., Green, R. F., Smith, P. & Dangour, A. D., 10 Jul 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 673, p. 207-217 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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cereal
water footprint
Crops
water use
crop
1 Citation (Scopus)

Negative synergistic effects of land-use legacies and climate drive widespread oak decline in evergreen Mediterranean open woodlands

Moreno-Fernández, D., Ledo, A., Martín-Benito, D., Cañellas, I. & Gea-Izquierdo, G., 15 Jan 2019, In : Forest Ecology and Management. 432, p. 884-894 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

woodlands
woodland
Quercus
land use
climate

New records of the rare deep-water alga Sebdenia monnardiana (Rhodophyta) and the alien Dictyota cyanoloma (Phaeophyceae) and the unresolved case of deep-water kelp in the Ionian and Aegean Seas (Greece)

Küpper, F. C., Tsiamis, K., Johansson, N. R., Peters, A. F., Salomidi, M., Manousakis, L., Kallergis, M., Graham, M. H., Kinlan, B., Mystikou, A., Žuljević, A., Nikolić, V., Gerakaris, V., Katsaros, C. & Panayiotidis, P., 8 Oct 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Botanica Marina.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

algae
Sebdenia
Dictyota
Phaeophyceae
Aegean Sea
1 Citation (Scopus)

Nitrogen Surplus Benchmarks for Controlling N Pollution in the Main Cropping Systems of China

Zhang, C., Ju, X., Powlson, D., Oenema, O. & Smith, P., 18 Jun 2019, In : Environmental Science & Technology. 53, 12, p. 6678-6687 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cropping practice
Pollution
Nitrogen
pollution
nitrogen
2 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Nonequivalent lethal equivalents: Models and inbreeding metrics for unbiased estimation of inbreeding load

Nietlisbach, P., Muff, S., Reid, J. M., Whitlock, M. C. & Keller, L. F., Feb 2019, In : Evolutionary Applications. 12, 2, p. 266-279

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Inbreeding
inbreeding
inbreeding depression
Population Genetics
population genetics
Open Access
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estuarine sediments
estuarine sediment
detritus
Sediments
Degradation
Environmental Health
Meat
Scotland
Meat Products
Qualitative Research
1 Citation (Scopus)

Numerical response of a mammalian specialist predator to multiple prey dynamics in Mediterranean farmlands

Mougeot, F., Lambin, X., Rodriguez-Pastor, R., Romairone, J. & Luque-Larena, J-J., Sep 2019, In : Ecology. 100, 9, 14 p., e02776.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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numerical response
Mustela
agricultural land
predator
predators