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3 Citations (Scopus)

Ontogenetic deepening of Northeast Atlantic fish stocks is not driven by fishing exploitation

Baudron, A. R., Pecl, G., Gardner, C., Fernandes, P. G. & Audzijonyte, A., 2019, In : PNAS. 116, 7, p. 2390-2392 3 p.

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fishing
ecological phenomena
fish
artifact
deep water

Ontogenetic Variation in Movements and Depth Use, and Evidence of Partial Migration in a Benthopelagic Elasmobranch

Thorburn, J., Neat, F., Burrett, I., Henry, L-A., Bailey, D. M., Jones, C. S. & Noble, L. R., 25 Sep 2019, In : Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 7, 14 p., 353.

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mark-recapture studies
philopatry
migratory behavior
electronics
age structure
2 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Open randomised trial of the (Arabin) pessary to prevent preterm birth in twin pregnancy with health economics and acceptability: STOPPIT-2-a study protocol

Norman, J. E., Norrie, J., Maclennan, G., Cooper, D., Whyte, S., Burley, S. C., Smith, J. B. E., Shennan, A., Robson, S. C., Thornton, S., Kilby, M. D., Marlow, N., Stock, S. J., Bennett, P. R. & Denton, J., Feb 2019, In : BMJ Open. 8, 12, e026430.

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Pessaries
Twin Pregnancy
Premature Birth
Economics
Health

Ophiostoma tsotsi and Ophiostoma quercus associated with Platypus cylindrus F. (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) in cork oak stands in Tunisia

Bellahirech, A., Inácio, M. L., Woodward, S., Ben Jamâa, M. L. & Nóbrega, F., 28 Feb 2019, In : Forest Pathology. 49, 1, 5 p., e12482.

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Ophiostoma
Platypus
Quercus suber
Ophiostomatales
Tunisia

Oxidative stress and mitochondrial responses to stress exposure suggest that king penguins are naturally equipped to resist stress

Stier, A., Schull, Q., Bize, P., Lefol, E., Haussmann, M., Roussel, D., Robin, J-P. & Viblanc, V. A., 12 Jun 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 12 p., 8545 .

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Spheniscidae
Corticosterone
Oxidative Stress
Antioxidants
Glucocorticoids
2 Citations (Scopus)

Paleoenvironmental conditions and organic matter accumulation in Upper Paleozoic organic-rich rocks in the east margin of the Ordos Basin, China

Li, Y., Wang, Z., Gan, Q., Niu, X. & Xu, W., 15 Sep 2019, In : Fuel. 252, p. 172-187 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biological materials
Deposits
Rocks
Minerals
Gases
1 Citation (Scopus)

Participatory planning and decision support for ecosystem based fisheries management of the west coast of Scotland

Nielsen, K. N., Baudron, A. R., Fallon, N. G., Fernandes, P. G., Rahikainen, M. & Aschan, M., Mar 2019, In : Fisheries Research. 211, p. 59-68 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fishery management
fisheries management
stakeholders
Scotland
stakeholder
1 Citation (Scopus)
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Patterns of satellite tagged hen harrier disappearances suggest widespread illegal killing on British grouse moors

Murgatroyd, M., Redpath, S. M., Murphy, S. G., Douglas, D. J. T., Saunders, R. & Amar, A., 19 Mar 2019, In : Nature Communications. 10, 8 p., 1094.

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Crime
England
Satellites
Mortality
wildlife
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Phytophthora cactorum (Lebert & Cohn) J. Schröt as causal agent of dieback of chestnut and apple trees in Macedonia

Risteski, M., Woodward, S., Ježić, M., Rusevski, R., Kuzmanovska, B. & Sotirovski, K., 2019, In : Macedonian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Section: Natural, Mathematical and Biotechnical Sciences. 40, 1, p. 93-103 11 p.

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Phytophthora cactorum
Macedonia
dieback
Castanea
apples

Plastic but repeatable: rapid adjustments of mitochondrial function and density during reproduction in a wild bird species

Stier, A., Bize, P., Hsu, B-Y. & Ruuskanen, S., 22 Oct 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Biology Letters.

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Potential carbon loss from Scottish peatlands under climate change

Ferretto, A., Brooker, R., Aitkenhead, M., Matthews, R. & Smith, P., Oct 2019, In : Regional Environmental Change. 19, 7, p. 2101-2111 11 p.

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blanket bog
peatland
climate change
carbon
carbon balance
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Predictable changes in fish school characteristics due to a tidal turbine support structure

Williamson, B., Fraser, S., Williamson, L., Nikora, V. & Scott, B., Oct 2019, In : Renewable Energy. 141, p. 1092-1102 11 p.

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Fish
Turbines
Animals
Turbomachine blades
Agglomeration

Predicting intervention priorities for wildlife conflicts

Baynham-Herd, Z., Redpath, S., Bunnefeld, N. & Keane, A., 28 Aug 2019, In : Conservation Biology.

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wildlife
stakeholders
economic incentives
logit analysis
developed countries
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Pressure and temperature effects on deep‐sea hydrocarbon‐degrading microbial communities in subarctic sediments

Perez Calderon, L. J., Gontikaki, E., Potts, L. D., Shaw, S., Gallego, A., Anderson, J. A. & Witte, U., Jun 2019, In : MicrobiologyOpen. 8, 6, 11 p., e00768.

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Hydrocarbons
Pressure
Temperature
Petroleum Pollution
Bacterial Structures
3 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Proteomic comparison of selective breeding and growth hormone transgenesis in fish: Unique pathways to enhanced growth

Causey, D. R., Kim, J-H., Stead, D. A., Martin, S. A. M., Devlin, R. H. & Macqueen, D. J., 10 Feb 2019, In : Journal of Proteomics. 192, p. 114-124 11 p.

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Gene Transfer Techniques
Proteomics
Fish
Growth Hormone
Fishes
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QTL-seq reveals a major root-knot nematode resistance locus on chromosome 11 in rice (Oryza sativa L.)

Lahari, Z., Ribeiro, A., Talukdar, P., Martin, B., Heidari, Z., Gheysen, G., Price, A. H. & Shrestha, R., 1 Jul 2019, In : Euphytica. 215, 117.

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Chromosomes, Human, Pair 11
Meloidogyne graminicola
root-knot nematodes
quantitative trait loci
Oryza sativa

Quantifying the contribution of immigration to population dynamics: a review of methods, evidence and perspectives in birds and mammals

Millon, A., Lambin, X., Devillard, S. & Schaub, M., 5 Aug 2019, In : Biological Reviews.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Population dynamics
Mammals
Emigration and Immigration
Population Dynamics
Birds

Quantifying the impact of a brood parasite on crows

Trinder, C., Apr 2019, Teaching Issues and Experiments in Ecology, 15, Practice #2 [online] 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

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protected area
naturalness
public spending
mental health
ecological impact

Rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) urea cycle and polyamine synthesis gene families show dynamic expression responses to inflammation

Clark, T. C., Tinsley, J., Macqueen, D. J. & Martin, S. A. M., Jun 2019, In : Fish & Shellfish Immunology. 89, p. 290-300 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polyamines
polyamines
urea
rainbow
Urea

Rare earth oxides for labelling soil aggregate turnover: Impacts of soil properties, labelling method and aggregate structure

Liu, S., Guo, Z. C., Pan, Y. B., Zhang, L. L., Hallett, P. D. & Peng, X. H., 1 Oct 2019, In : Geoderma. 351, p. 36-48 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

soil aggregate
soil aggregates
oxides
soil properties
soil property

Reconciling the contribution of environmental and stochastic structuring of tropical forest diversity through the lens of imaging spectroscopy

Bongalov, B., Burslem, D. F. R. P., Jucker, T., Thompson, S. E. D., Rosindell, J., Swinfield, T., Nilus, R., Clewley, D., Phillips, O. L. & Coomes, D. A., Oct 2019, In : Ecology Letters. 22, 10, p. 1608-1619 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Lens
tropical forests
tropical forest
spectroscopy
niches
1 Citation (Scopus)

Research trends: Forest ownership in multiple perspectives

Weiss, G., Lawrence, A., Lidestav, G., Feliciano, D., Teppo, H., Zuzana, S., Zuzana, D. & Ivana, Ž., 1 Feb 2019, In : Forest Policy and Economics. 99, p. 1-8 8 p.

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forest ownership
ownership
forest management
trend
private ownership
1 Citation (Scopus)

Residues with varying decomposability interact differently with seed or root exudate compounds to affect the biophysical behaviour of soil

Oleghe, E., Naveed, M., Baggs, E. M. & Hallett, P. D., 1 Jun 2019, In : Geoderma. 343, p. 50-59 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

root exudates
seed
seeds
soil
carbon dioxide

Resilience of soil functions to transient and persistent stresses is improved more by residue incorporation than the activity of earthworms

Shu, X., Hallett, P. D., Liu, M., Baggs, E. M., Hu, F. & Griffiths, B. S., 1 Jul 2019, In : Applied Soil Ecology. 139, p. 10-14 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oligochaeta
earthworms
earthworm
Soil
Denitrification
2 Citations (Scopus)

Root moisture content influence on root tensile tests of herbaceous plants

Zhang, C., Zhou, X., Jiang, J., Wei, Y., Ma, J. & Hallett, P. D., 1 Jan 2019, In : Catena. 172, p. 140-147 8 p.

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herb
moisture content
tensile strength
test
moisture
1 Citation (Scopus)

Science policies: How should science funding be allocated? An evolutionary biologists' perspective

Meirmans, S., Butlin, R. K., Charmantier, A., Engelstädter, J., Groot, A. T., King, K. C., Kokko, H., Reid, J. M. & Neiman, M., Aug 2019, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 32, 8, p. 754-768 15 p.

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funding
biologists
evolutionary biology
incentive
resource
1 Citation (Scopus)

Size-dependent change in body shape and its possible ecological role in the Patagonian squid (Doryteuthis gahi) in the Southwest Atlantic

Jones, J. B., Pierce, G. J., Saborido-Rey, F., Brickle, P., Kuepper, F. C., Shcherbich, Z. N. & Arkhipkin, A. I., May 2019, In : Marine Biology. 166, 54.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

animal morphology
body shape
squid
cephalopod
population structure
4 Downloads (Pure)
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mycorrhizal fungi
chromosome mapping
rice
genome
rock phosphate
6 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)
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Flagellin
Immunologic Adjuvants
Aquaculture
Vaccines
Cytokines
2 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Surface tension, rheology and hydrophobicity of rhizodeposits and seed mucilage influence soil water retention and hysteresis

Naveed, M., Ahmed, M. A., Benard, P., Brown, L. K., George, T. S., Bengough, A. G., Roose, T., Koebernick, N. & Hallett, P. D., Apr 2019, In : Plant and Soil. 437, 1-2, p. 65-81 17 p.

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mucilage
soil water retention
mucilages
surface tension
hysteresis

Surface tension of aqueous solutions of small-chain amino and organic acids

Raza, M., Hallett, P., Liu, X., He, M. & Afzal, W., 11 Oct 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Organic acids
Surface tension
Amino acids
Valine
Lactic acid
3 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Surveillance of cell wall diffusion barrier integrity modulates water and solute transport in plants

Wang, P., Calvo-Polanco, M., Reyt, G., Barberon, M., Champeyroux, C., Santoni, V., Maurel, C., Franke, R. B., Ljung, K., Novak, O., Geldner, N., Boursiac, Y. & Salt, D. E., 12 Mar 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 4227.

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Mineral Waters
Cell Wall
Water Movements
Aquaporins
Plant Roots
1 Citation (Scopus)

Sustainability in global agriculture driven by organic farming

Eyhorn, F., Muller, A., Reganold, J. P., Frison, E., Herren, H. R., Luttikholt, L., Mueller, A., Sanders, J., Scialabba, N., Seufert, V. & Smith, P., Apr 2019, In : Nature Sustainability. 2, p. 253-255 3 p.

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organic farming
sustainable development
sustainability
agriculture
agricultural practice
1 Citation (Scopus)

Switching off the furnace: brown adipose tissue and lactation

Król, E. & Speakman, J. R., Aug 2019, In : Molecular Aspects of Medicine. 68, p. 18-41 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brown Adipose Tissue
Lactation
Furnaces
Tissue
Thermogenesis

Temporal dynamics and vertical distribution of newly-derived carbon from a C3/C4 conversion in an Ultisol after 30-yr fertilization

Liu, S., Zhang, Z. B., Li, D. M., Hallett, P. D., Zhang, G. L. & Peng, X. H., 1 Mar 2019, In : Geoderma. 337, p. 1077-1085 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ultisol
Ultisols
soil organic carbon
vertical distribution
carbon
5 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Termites mitigate the effects of drought in tropical rainforest

Ashton, L. A., Griffiths, H. M., Parr, C. L., Evans, T. A., Didham, R. K., Hasan, F., Teh, Y. A., Tin, H. S., Vairappan, C. S. & Eggleton, P., 11 Jan 2019, In : Science. 363, 6423, p. 174-177 4 p.

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Open Access
File
1 Citation (Scopus)

The 18O ecohydrology of a grassland ecosystem - predictions and observations

Hirl, R. T., Schnyder, H., Ostler, U., Schäufele, R., Schleip, I., Vetter, S. H., Auerswald, K., Baca Cabrera, J. C., Wingate, L., Barbour, M. M. & Ogée, J., 14 Jun 2019, In : Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 23, 6, p. 2581-2600 20 p.

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ecohydrology
prediction
water uptake
atmospheric moisture
water
1 Citation (Scopus)

The 4p1000 initiative: opportunities, limitations and challenges for implementing soil organic carbon sequestration as a sustainable development strategy

Rumpel, C., Amiraslani, F., Chenu, C., Cardenas, M. G., Kaonga, M., Koutika, L-S., Ladha, J., Madari, B., Shirato, Y., Smith, P., Soudi, B., Soussana, J-F., Whitehead, D. & Wollenberg, E., 23 Mar 2019, In : Ambio.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Organic carbon
development strategy
carbon sequestration
Sustainable development
sustainable development

The AMPK system of salmonid fishes was expanded through genome duplication and is regulated by growth and immune status in muscle

Causey, D. R., Kim, J. H., Devlin, R. H., Martin, S. A. M. & Macqueen, D. J., 8 Jul 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 11 p., 9819.

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AMP-Activated Protein Kinases
Fishes
Genome
Muscles
Growth
Open Access
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oxidants
niches
ammonia
phylogeny
genes
4 Downloads (Pure)

The dynamics of grooming interactions: maintenance of partner choice and the consequences of demographic variation for female mandrills

Pereira, A. S., Rebelo, I. D., Casanova, C., Lee, P. C. & Louca, V., 25 Jan 2019, In : PeerJ. 7, 27 p., e6332.

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The dynamics of Household labor allocation to biogas production, farm and non-farm activities in central Uganda

Nulanga, A., Mugisha, J., Walekhwa, P. N. & Smith, J., 30 Apr 2019, In : Renewable Energy. 142, p. 461-467 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biogas
Farms
Personnel
Snow
Health
1 Citation (Scopus)
alternative crops
carbon markets
crop production
production technology
environmental markets
Open Access
Brown Adipose Tissue
Metabolomics
Inbred C57BL Mouse
Catecholamines
Antioxidants
6 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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Metabolomics
Bile Acids and Salts
Vitamin E
Inbred C57BL Mouse
Vitamins
1 Citation (Scopus)

The expression of brown fat associated proteins in colorectal cancer and the relationship of uncoupling protein 1 with prognosis

Alnabulsi, A., Cash, B., Hu, Y., Silina, L., Alnabulsi, A. & Murray, G. I., 15 Aug 2019, In : International Journal of Cancer. 145, 4, p. 1138-1147 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brown Adipose Tissue
Colorectal Neoplasms
Proteins
Neoplasms
Mucous Membrane
1 Citation (Scopus)

The impact of uncertainty on cooperation intent in a conservation conflict

Pollard, C. R. J., Redpath, S., Bussière, L. F., Keane, A., Thompson, D. B. A., Young, J. C. & Bunnefeld, N., May 2019, In : Journal of Applied Ecology. 56, 5, p. 1278-1288 11 p.

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stakeholder
cooperative behavior
communication
co-operation
conflict
2 Citations (Scopus)

The increase of rainfall erosivity and initial soil erosion processes due to rainfall acidification

Kavian, A., Alipour, A., Soleimani, K., Gholami, L., Smith, P. & Rodrigo-Comino, J., 15 Jan 2019, In : Hydrological Processes. 33, 2, p. 261-270 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

erosivity
acidification
soil erosion
acid rain
rainfall

The paleoclimatic footprint in the soil carbon stock of the Tibetan permafrost region

Ding, J., Wang, T., Piao, S., Smith, P., Zhang, G., Yan, Z., Ren, S., Liu, D., Wang, S., Chen, S., Dai, F., He, J-S., Li, Y., Liu, Y., Mao, J., Arain, A., Tian, H., Shi, X., Yang, Y., Zeng, N. & 1 others, Zhao, L., 13 Sep 2019, In : Nature Communications. 10, 4195.

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permafrost
Permafrost
footprints
soils
Soil