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Identification and pathogenicity of Fusarium species associated with sesame (Sesamum indicum L.) seeds from the Punjab, Pakistan

Nayyar, B. G., Woodward, S., Mur, L. A. J., Akram, A., Arshad, M., Naqvi, S. M. S. & Akhund, S., 30 Apr 2018, In : Physiological & Molecular Plant Pathology. 102, p. 128 - 135 8 p.

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Sesamum
Sesamum indicum
Pakistan
Fusarium
Fusarium proliferatum
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Identifying the larva of the fan mussel, Atrina fragilis (Pennant, 1777) (Pinnidae)

Stirling, D. A., Boulcott, P., Bidault, M., Gharbi, K., Scott, B. E. & Wright, P. J., Aug 2018, In : Journal of Molluscan Studies. 84, 3, p. 247-258 12 p.

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Pinnidae
Atrina
shell (molluscs)
mussels
shell
1 Citation (Scopus)
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Immune-modulation of two BATF3 paralogues in rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss 

Wang, J., Liu, M., Wu, Y., Yoon, S., Alnabulsi, A., Liu, F., Fernández-Álvarez, C., Wang, T., Holland, J. W., Secombes, C. J. & Zou, J., 1 Jul 2018, In : Molecular Immunology. 99, p. 104-114 11 p.

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Oncorhynchus mykiss
Vertebrates
resiquimod
Yersinia ruckeri
Infectious hematopoietic necrosis virus
8 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)
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Ozone
Air Pollution
Cardiovascular Diseases
Obesity
Myocardial Infarction
5 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Impacts on terrestrial biodiversity of moving from a 2°C to a 1.5°C target

Smith, P., price, J., Molotoks, A., Warren, R. & Malhi, Y., 13 May 2018, In : Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series A. 376, 2119, 20160456.

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Biodiversity
Gases
Carbon Sequestration
Paris
Climate
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Individual repeatability and heritability of divorce in a wild population

Germain, R. R., Wolak, M. E. & Reid, J. M., Jun 2018, In : Biology Letters. 14, 6, 5 p., 20180061.

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divorce
Divorce
repeatability
heritability
genetic variance
2 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Influence of body condition on the population dynamics of Atlantic salmon with consideration of the potential impact of sea lice

Susdorf, R., Salama, N. K. G. & Lusseau, D., Jun 2018, In : Journal of Fish Diseases. 41, 6, p. 941-951 11 p.

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Phthiraptera
Salmo salar
Caligidae
louse
Population Dynamics
2 Citations (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)

Interaction between contrasting rice genotypes and soil physical conditions induced by hydraulic stresses typical of alternate wetting and drying irrigation of soil

Fang, H., Zhou, H., Norton, G. J., Price, A. H., Raffan, A. C., Mooney, S. J., Peng, X. & Hallett, P. D., Sep 2018, In : Plant and Soil. 430, 1-2, p. 233-243 11 p.

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soil physical properties
soil treatment
wetting
fluid mechanics
genotype
12 Citations (Scopus)
17 Downloads (Pure)

Interleukin (IL)-2 Is a Key Regulator of T Helper 1 and T Helper 2 Cytokine Expression in Fish: Functional Characterization of Two Divergent IL2 Paralogs in Salmonids

Wang, T., Hu, Y., Wangkahart, E., Liu, F., Wang, A., Zahran, E., Maisey, K., Liu, M., Xu, Q., Imarai, M. & Secombes, C. J., 26 Jul 2018, In : Frontiers in Immunology. 9, 1683.

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Salmonidae
Interleukin-2
Fishes
Cytokines
Leukocytes
3 Citations (Scopus)
9 Downloads (Pure)

Invasion by Rhododendron ponticum depletes the native seed bank with long-term impacts after its removal

MacLean, J. E., Mitchell, R. J., Burslem, D. F. R. P., Genney, D. R., Hall, J. & Pakeman, R. J., Feb 2018, In : Biological Invasions. 20, 2, p. 375-384 10 p.

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Rhododendron ponticum
seed bank
buried seeds
seed
seeds
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genetic correlation
gender
paternity
polyandry
Passeriformes
5 Citations (Scopus)
9 Downloads (Pure)

Laser photogrammetry reveals variation in growth and early survival in free-ranging bottlenose dolphins

Cheney, B., Wells, R. S., Barton, T. R. & Thompson, P. M., Jun 2018, In : Animal Conservation. 21, 3, p. 252-261 10 p.

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dolphin
photogrammetry
laser
growth curve
cetacean
1 Citation (Scopus)

Limits to sustained energy intake XXIX: the case of the golden hamster (Mesocricetus auratus)

Ohrnberger, S. A., Hambly, C., Speakman, J. R. & Valencak, T. G., 18 Sep 2018, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 221, 21, p. 1-9 9 p., jeb183749.

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Mesocricetus
Energy Intake
energy intake
Milk
milk production
1 Citation (Scopus)
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Energy Intake
lactation
Lactation
litters (young animals)
pups
1 Citation (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)
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lactation
Dietary Fats
Energy Intake
Lactation
dietary fat
11 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Logging disturbance shifts net primary productivity and its allocation in Bornean tropical forests

Riutta, T., Malhi, Y., Kho, L. K., Marthews, T. R., Huaraca Huasco, W., Khoo, M., Tan, S., Turner, E., Reynolds, G., Both, S., Burslem, D. F. R. P., Teh, Y. A., Vairappan, C. S., Majalap, N. & Ewers, R. M., Jul 2018, In : Global Change Biology. 24, 7, p. 2913-2928 16 p.

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tropical forest
Productivity
disturbance
productivity
Carbon
2 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Managing the global land resource

Smith, P., 14 Mar 2018, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. B, Biological Sciences. 285, 1874, 9 p., 20172798.

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land resources
Forestry
Greenhouse gases
Land use
Climate change
3 Citations (Scopus)

Mapping the global potential exposure of soaring birds to terrestrial wind energy expansion

Santangeli, A., Butchart, S. H. M., Pogson, M., Hastings, A., Smith, P., Girardello, M. & Moilanen, A., 2018, In : Ornis Fennica. 95, 1, p. 1-14 14 p.

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wind power
birds
breeding
wildlife
environmental impact
2 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Measured energy content of frequently purchased restaurant meals: multi-country cross sectional study

Roberts, S. B., Das, S. K., Suen, V. M. M., Pihlajamäki, J., Kuriyan, R., Steiner-Asiedu, M., Taetzsch, A., Anderson, A. K., Silver, R. E., Barger, K., Krauss, A., Karhunen, L., Zhang, X., Hambly, C., Schwab, U., Triffoni-Melo, A. D. T., Taylor, S. F., Economos, C., Kurpad, A. V. & Speakman, J. R., 12 Dec 2018, In : BMJ (Clinical research ed.). 363, k4864.

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Restaurants
Meals
Cross-Sectional Studies
Fast Foods
Finland
1 Citation (Scopus)
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Isopoda
Sympatry
Microbiota
sympatry
Chemical analysis
3 Citations (Scopus)

Mixed leptospira infections in a diverse reservoir host community, Madagascar, 2013–2015

Moseley, M., Rahelinirina, S., Rajerison, M., Garin, B., Piertney, S. & Telfer, S., 1 Jun 2018, In : Emerging Infectious Diseases. 24, 6, p. 1138-1140 3 p.

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Madagascar
Leptospira
Coinfection
Mammals
2 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Model Based Regional Estimates of Soil Organic Carbon Sequestration and Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Potentials from Rice Croplands in Bangladesh

Begum, K., Kuhnert, M., Yeluripati, J., Ogle, S., Parton, W., Kader, M. A. & Smith, P., 2018, In : Land. 7, 3, 82.

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carbon sequestration
greenhouse gas
mitigation
rice
organic carbon
2 Citations (Scopus)
carbon balance
carbon flux
cereal
small cereal grains
ecosystems

Moving beyond calories and protein: Micronutrient assessment of UK diets and land use

De Ruiter, H. R., Macdiarmid, J. I., Matthews, R. B. & Smith, P., Sep 2018, In : Global Environmental Change. 52, p. 108-116 9 p.

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land use
trace element
diet
protein
nutrient
1 Citation (Scopus)
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Nanopore sequencing for rapid diagnostics of salmonid RNA viruses

Gallagher, M. D., Matejusova, I., Nguyen, L., Ruane, N. M., Falk, K. & MacQueen, D., 5 Nov 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 16307 .

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Nanopores
RNA Viruses
Alphavirus
Genome
Isavirus
6 Citations (Scopus)
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Nitrogen application rates need to be reduced for half of the rice paddy fields in China

Zhang, D., Wang, H., Pan, J., Luo, J., Liu, J., Gu, B., Liu, S., Zhai, L., Lindsey, S., Zhang, Y., Lei, Q., Wu, S., Smith, P. & Liu, H., 1 Oct 2018, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 265, p. 8-14 7 p.

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paddy field
application rate
paddies
rice
China
3 Citations (Scopus)

Nitrogen deposition drives loss of moss cover in alpine moss-sedge heath via lowered C : N ratio and accelerated decomposition

Britton, A. J., Mitchell, R. J., Fisher, J. M., Riach, D. J. & Taylor, A. F. S., 30 Apr 2018, In : New Phytologist. 218, 2, p. 470-478 9 p.

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Bryophyta
carbon nitrogen ratio
mosses and liverworts
Nitrogen
degradation
4 Citations (Scopus)

No evidence for parent-offspring competition in the burying beetle Nicrophorus vespilloides

Gray, F. E., Richardson, J., Ratz, T. & Smiseth, P. T., Sep 2018, In : Behavioral Ecology. 29, 5, p. 1142-1149 8 p.

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Nicrophorus vespilloides
beetle
Coleoptera
food
family studies
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No evidence of inbreeding depression in sperm performance traits in wild song sparrows

Losdat, S., Germain, R. R., Nietlisbach, P., Arcese, P. & Reid, J. M., Feb 2018, In : Ecology and Evolution. 8, 3, p. 1842-1852 11 p.

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Passeriformes
inbreeding depression
song
sperm
animal communication
2 Citations (Scopus)

Obesity and thermoregulation

Speakman, J. R., 2018, In : Handbook of clinical neurology. 156, p. 431-443 13 p.

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Body Temperature Regulation
Obesity
Hot Temperature
Mammals
Subcutaneous Fat
2 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Odonata assemblages along an anthropogenic disturbance gradient in Ghana’s Eastern Region

Seidu, I., Nsor, C. A., Danquah, E. & Lancaster, L., 1 Jun 2018, In : Odonatologica. 47, 1/2, p. 73-100 28 p.

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Odonata
Ghana
anthropogenic activities
habitats
primary forests
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open access
science
quality control
ownership
services
8 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Partitioning of soil phosphorus among arbuscular and ectomycorrhizal trees in tropical and subtropical forests

Liu, X., Burslem, D. F. R. P., Taylor, J. D., Taylor, A. F. S., Khoo, E., Majalap-Lee, N., Helgason, T. & Johnson, D., May 2018, In : Ecology Letters. 21, 5, p. 713-723 11 p.

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partitioning
phosphorus
soil
phytic acid
mycorrhizal fungi
2 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)
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bioenergy
Gas emissions
Greenhouse gases
Crops
Biomass
6 Citations (Scopus)

Persisting Worldwide Seabird-Fishery Competition Despite Seabird Community Decline

Gremillet, D., Ponchon, A., Paleczny, M., Palomares, M-L. D., Karpouzi, V. & Pauly, D., 17 Dec 2018, In : Current Biology. 28, 24, p. 4009-4013 5 p.

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Phenological changes of the most commonly sampled ground beetle (Coleoptera: Carabidae) species in the UK environmental change network

Pozsgai, G., Baird, J., Littlewood, N. A., Pakeman, R. J. & Young, M. R., 30 Jun 2018, In : International journal of biometeorology. 62, 6, p. 1063-1074 12 p.

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Beetles
Ecosystem
Climate
Hibernation
Temperature
6 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Phosphorus Availability Determines the Response of Tundra Ecosystem Carbon Stocks to Nitrogen Enrichment

Street, L. E., Mielke, N. & Woodin, S. J., Sep 2018, In : Ecosystems. 21, 6, p. 1155-1167 13 p.

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tundra
carbon sinks
Ecosystems
Phosphorus
Nitrogen
3 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Phylotranscriptomics suggests the jawed vertebrate ancestor could generate diverse helper and regulatory T cell subsets

Redmond, A. K., Macqueen, D. J. & Dooley, H., 15 Nov 2018, In : BMC Evolutionary Biology. 18, 169.

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Chondrichthyes
ancestry
vertebrate
T-lymphocytes
vertebrates
3 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Physiographical variability in arsenic dynamics in Bangladeshi soils

Chowdhury, M. T. A., Deacon, C. M., Steel, E., Huq, S. M. I., Paton, G. I., Price, A. H., Williams, P. N., Meharg, A. A. & Norton, G. J., 15 Jan 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 612, p. 1365-1372 8 p.

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Arsenic
arsenic
Soils
soil
porewater
1 Citation (Scopus)

Phytophthora species detected in the rhizosphere of Alnus glutinosa stands in the Floodplain Forests of Western Turkey

Kaya, A. G. A., Lehtijarvi, A., Şaşmaz, Y., Nowakowska, J. A., Oszako, T., Lehtijärvi, H. T. D. & Woodward, S., Dec 2018, In : Forest Pathology. 48, 6, 4 p., e12470.

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floodplain forest
Alnus glutinosa
Phytophthora
floodplains
rhizosphere
4 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Population and evolutionary dynamics in spatially structured seasonally varying environments

Reid, J. M., Travis, J. M. J., Daunt, F., Burthe, S. J., Wanless, S. & Dytham, C., Aug 2018, In : Biological Reviews. 93, 3, p. 1578-1603 26 p.

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Population dynamics
Population Dynamics
population dynamics
Reproduction
demographic statistics
2 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Population-level manipulations of field vole densities induce subsequent changes in plant quality but no impacts on vole demography

Ruffino, L., Hartley, S. E., Degabriel, J. L. & Lambin, X., Aug 2018, In : Ecology and Evolution. 8, 16, p. 7752-7762 11 p.

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demography
silicon
population cycle
grass
herbivore
13 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Predicting the impacts of anthropogenic disturbances on marine populations

Nabe-Nielsen, J., van Beest, F. M., Grimm, V., Sibly, R. M., Teilmann, J. & Thompson, P. M., 2018, In : Conservation Letters. 11, 5, 12563.

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anthropogenic activities
disturbance
animal
porpoise
wind farm

Preface: Biohydrology – walking on drylands and swimming through pores

Cantón, Y., Hallett, P. D. & Lichner, L., Sep 2018, In : Ecohydrology. 11, 6, e2040.

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9 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)
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Oncorhynchus mykiss
Bacterial Infections
Flagellin
Adipose Tissue
Fishes
7 Citations (Scopus)

Re-assessing nitrous oxide emissions from croplands across Mainland China

Yue, Q., Ledo, A., Cheng, K., Albanito, F., Lebender, U., Sapkota, T. B., Brentrup, F., Stirling, C. M., Smith, P., Sun, J., Pan, G. & Hillier, J., 1 Dec 2018, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 268, p. 70-78 9 p.

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nitrous oxide
fertilizer
China
crop
crops
3 Citations (Scopus)

Regional-scale patterns in harbour porpoise occupancy of tidal stream environments

Waggitt, J. J., Dunn, H. K., Evans, P. G. H., Hiddink, J. G., Holmes, L. J., Keen, E., Murcott, B. D., Piano, M., Robins, P. E., Scott, B. E., Whitmore, J. & Veneruso, G., 31 Mar 2018, In : ICES Journal of Marine Science. 75, 2, p. 701-710 10 p.

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Phocoena phocoena
porpoise
harbor
hydrodynamics
turbines
5 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Relating soil organic matter composition to soil water repellency for soil biopore surfaces different in history from two Bt horizons of a Haplic Luvisol

Haas, C., Gerke, H. H., Ellerbrock, R. H., Hallett, P. D. & Horn, R., Sep 2018, In : Ecohydrology. 11, 6, e1949.

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Luvisol
soil organic matter
soil surface
earthworm
soil water
1 Citation (Scopus)

Response to 'Fat is not just an energy store'

Speakman, J. R., 22 Jun 2018, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 221, 12, jeb184499.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
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Tetragona
vascular plant
vascular plants
Arctic region
shrub