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Specificity of the osmotic stress response in Candida albicans highlighted by quantitative proteomics

Jacobsen, M. D., Beynon, R. J., Gethings, L. A., Claydon, A. J., Langridge, J. I., Vissers, J. P. C., Brown, A. J. P. & Hammond, D. E., 27 Sep 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 14492 .

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Osmoregulation
Candida albicans
Proteomics
Proteins
Glycerol
7 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Strong social relationships are associated with decreased longevity in a facultatively social mammal

Blumstein, D. T., Williams, D. M., Lim, A. N., Kroeger, S. & Martin, J. G. A., 31 Jan 2018, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. B, Biological Sciences. 285, 1871, 20171934.

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Mammals
Animals
mammal
mammals
Marmota
1 Citation (Scopus)

Survival estimates strongly depend on capture-recapture designs in a disturbed environment inducing dispersal

Ponchon, A., Choquet, R., Tornos, J., McCoy, K. D., Tveraa, T. & Boulinier, T., Dec 2018, In : Ecography. 41, 12, p. 2055-2066 12 p.

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Survival of Phytophthora cinnamomi and Fusarium verticillioides in commercial potting substrates for ornamental plants

Puertolas, A., Boa, E., Woodward, S. & Bonants, P. J. M., 31 Aug 2018, In : Journal of Phytopathology. 166, 7-8, p. 484-493 10 p.

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Phytophthora
Phytophthora cinnamomi
Fusarium
ornamental plants
plant pathogens
6 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Taxonomic annotation of public fungal ITS sequences from the built environment - A report from an April 10-11, 2017 workshop (Aberdeen, UK)

Nilsson, R. H., Taylor, A. F. S., Adams, R. I., Baschien, C., Bengtsson-Palme, J., Cangren, P., Coleine, C., Daniel, H. M., Glassman, S. I., Hirooka, Y., Irinyi, L., Iršenaite, R., Martin-Sanchez, P. M., Meyer, W., Oh, S. Y., Sampaio, J. P., Seifert, K. A., Sklenář, F., Stubbe, D., Suh, S. O. & 12 others, Summerbell, R., Svantesson, S., Unterseher, M., Visagie, C. M., Weiss, M., Woudenberg, J. H. C., Wurzbacher, C., Van Den Wyngaert, S., Yilmaz, N., Yurkov, A., Kõljalg, U. & Abarenkov, K., 8 Jan 2018, In : MycoKeys. 28, p. 65-82 18 p.

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metadata
fungus
fungi
Talaromyces
Acremonium
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Term-time Employment and Student Attainment in Higher Education

Dennis, C. A., Lemon, J. & Louca, V., 1 May 2018, In : Journal of Perspectives in Applied Academic Practice. 6, 1, p. 28-38 11 p.

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education
student
time
academic achievement
university
5 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

The changing environment of conservation conflict: geese and farming in Scotland

Mason, T. H. E., Keane, A., Redpath, S. M. & Bunnefeld, N., Mar 2018, In : Journal of Applied Ecology. 55, 2, p. 651-662 12 p.

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grassland
farm
agriculture
climate change
habitat management
9 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

The changing faces of soil organic matter research

Smith, P., Lutfalla, S., Riley, W. J., Torn, M. S., Schmidt, M. W. I. & Soussana, J. -F., Jan 2018, In : European Journal of Soil Science. 69, 1, p. 23-30 8 p.

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soil organic matter
soil fertility
soil science
soil carbon
carbon sequestration
28 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)
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Nitrous Oxide
nitrous oxide
Ammonia
oxidants
Archaea
3 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)
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polyandry
inbreeding
wild population
relatedness
polygyny
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The contact drag of towed demersal fishing gear components

O'Neill, F. G., Summerbell, K. J. & Ivanovic, A., Jan 2018, In : Journal of Marine Systems. 177, p. 39-52 14 p.

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fishing gear
drag
sediments
sediment
nitrogen oxides
9 Citations (Scopus)

The contemporary evolution of fitness

Hendry, A. P., Schoen, D. J., Wolak, M. E. & Reid, J. M., Nov 2018, In : Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics. 49, p. 457-476 20 p.

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mutation
fitness
range expansion
wild population
recombination

The contribution of flight capability to the post-fledging dependence period of golden eagles

Weston, E. D., Whitfield, D. P., Travis, J. M. J. & Lambin, X., 31 Jan 2018, In : Journal of Avian Biology. 49, 1, e01265.

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fledging
eagles
flight
home range
natal dispersal
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Lyme Disease
Immunoglobulin G
Western Blotting
Discriminant Analysis
Infection
1 Citation (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

The discovery and comparative expression analysis of three distinct type I interferons in the perciform fish, meagre (Argyrosomus regius)

Milne, D. J., Campoverde, C., Andree, K. B., Chen, X., Zou, J. & Secombes, C. J., 1 Jul 2018, In : Developmental and Comparative Immunology. 84, p. 123-132 9 p.

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Interferon Type I
Head Kidney
Fishes
Interferons
Protein Isoforms
12 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)
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seabird
management
methodology
social benefits
habitat
1 Citation (Scopus)

The effect of chemical dispersant concentration on hydrocarbon mobility through permeable North-East Scotland sands

Perez Calderon, L. J., Potts, L. D., Cornulier, T., Gallego, A., Anderson, J. A. & Witte, U., 15 Dec 2018, In : Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science. 214, p. 72-81 10 p.

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chemical concentration
dispersant
Scotland
hydrocarbons
sand
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The effect of root exudates on rhizosphere water dynamics

Cooper, L. J., Daly, K. R., Hallett, P. D., Koebernick, N., George, T. S. & Roose, T., Sep 2018, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences. 474, 2217, 0149.

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Roots
Water
Soil
soils
water
9 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

The effects of graded caloric restriction: XII. Comparison of mouse to human impact on cellular senescence in the colon

Fontana, L., Mitchell, S. E., Wang, B., Tosti, V., van Vliet, T., Veronese, N., Bertozzi, B., Early, D. S., Maissan, P., Speakman, J. R. & Demaria, M., Jun 2018, In : Aging Cell. 17, 3, e12746.

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Caloric Restriction
Cell Aging
Colon
Young Adult
Volunteers
2 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

The Effects of Graded Levels of Calorie Restriction: X. Transcriptomic Responses of Epididymal Adipose Tissue

Derous, D., Mitchell, S. E., Green, C. L., Wang, Y., Han, J. D. J., Chen, L., Promislow, D. E. L., Lusseau, D., Douglas, A. & Speakman, J. R., 2 Mar 2018, In : The Journals of Gerontology. Series A, Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences. 73, 3, p. 279-288 10 p.

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Adipose Tissue
Genes
White Adipose Tissue
Protein Sorting Signals
Leptin
7 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of Ramadan fasting on activity and energy expenditure

Lessan, N., Saadane, I., Alkaf, B., Hambly, C., Buckley, A. J., Finer, N., Speakman, J. R. & Baraka, M. T., 1 Jan 2018, In : The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 107, 1, p. 54-61 7 p.

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Basal Metabolism
Energy Metabolism
Fasting
Eating
Indirect Calorimetry
9 Citations (Scopus)
33 Downloads (Pure)
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Sciurus carolinensis
Mustelidae
Sciuridae
Martes
squirrels
21 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

The environmental costs and benefits of high-yield farming

Balmford, A., Amano, T., Bartlett, H., Chadwick, D., Collins, A., Edwards, D., Field, R., Garnsworthy, P., Green, R., Smith, P., Waters, H., Whitmore, A., Broom, D., Chara, J., Finch, T., Garnett, E., Gathorne-Hardy, A., Hernandez-Medrano, J., Herrero, M., Hua, F. & 8 others, Latawiec, A., Misselbrook, T., Phalan, B., Simmons, B., Takahashi, T., Vause, J., zu Ermgassen, E. & Eisner, R., 14 Sep 2018, In : Nature Sustainability. 1, 9, p. 477-485 9 p.

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farming systems
greenhouse gas emissions
agricultural land
ecosystem services
production technology
1 Citation (Scopus)

The fungal ecology of seabird nesting sites in the Falkland Islands indicates a niche for mycoparasites

Hargreaves, J., Brickle, P. & Van West, P., Dec 2018, In : Fungal Ecology. 36, p. 99-108 10 p.

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mycoparasite
mycoparasites
Falkland Islands
fungal communities
penguins
2 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)
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macrophyte
marine ecosystem
biodiversity
macroalgae
seaweed
2 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

The Impacts of Applying Metal(loid) Enriched Wood Ash to Soils on the Growth and Elemental Accumulation of Rice

Beesley, L., Hough, R., Deacon, C. M. & Norton, G. J., 9 Mar 2018, In : Exposure and Health. 14 p.

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Ashes
wood ash
Wood
ash
Soil

The influence of ecological and geographic limits on the evolution of species distributions and diversity

Herrera-Alsina, L., Pigot, A. L., Hildenbrandt, H. & Etienne, R. S., Oct 2018, In : Evolution. 72, 10, p. 1978-1991 14 p.

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biogeography
species diversity
Biodiversity
coexistence
phylogenetics
2 Citations (Scopus)

The Mitochondrial Contribution to Animal Performance, Adaptation, and Life-History Variation

Hood, W. R., Austad, S. N., Bize, P., Jimenez, AG., Montooth, KL. ., Schulte, P. M., Scott, GR. ., Sokolova, I., Treberg, JR. . & Salin, K., 1 Sep 2018, In : Integrative and Comparative Biology. 58, 3, p. 480-485 6 p.

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animal performance
mitochondria
life history
animals
energy metabolism
1 Citation (Scopus)

The NE Atlantic European hake: A neglected high exposure risk for zoonotic parasites in European fish markets

Pascual, S., Rodriguez, H., Pierce, G. J., Hastie, L. C. & Gonzalez, A. F., 30 Jun 2018, In : Fisheries Research. 202, p. 69-78 10 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)
40 Downloads (Pure)

The potential for implementation of Negative Emission Technologies in Scotland

Alcalde, J., Smith, P., Haszeldine, R. S. & Bond, C. E., Sep 2018, In : International journal of greenhouse gas control. 76, p. 85-91 6 p.

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Renewable energy resources
Economics
Carbon
Potential energy
Gas emissions
3 Citations (Scopus)

The potential to reduce GHG emissions in egg production using a GHG calculator: a Cool Farm Tool case study

Vetter, S. H., Malin, D., Smith, P. & Hillier, J., 20 Nov 2018, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 202, p. 1068-1076 9 p.

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egg production
Gas emissions
Greenhouse gases
Farms
greenhouse gas
15 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

The rate of telomere loss is related to maximum lifespan in birds

Tricola, G. M., Simons, M. J. P., Atema, E., Boughton, R. K., Brown, J. L., Dearborn, D. C., Divoky, G., Eimes, J. A., Huntington, C. E., Kitaysky, A. S., Juola, F. A., Lank, D. B., Litwa, H. P., Mulder, E. G. A., Nisbet, I. C. T., Okanoya, K., Safran, R. J., Schoech, S. J., Schreiber, E. A., Thompson, P. M. & 6 others, Verhulst, S., Wheelwright, N. T., Winkler, D. W., Young, R., Vleck, C. M. & Haussmann, M. F., 5 Mar 2018, In : Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 373, 1741, 20160445.

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telomeres
Telomere
Birds
bird
birds
Open Access
Botswana
Waist-Hip Ratio
Adiposity
Body Mass Index
Thinness
15 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

The repeatability of cognitive performance: a meta-analysis

Cauchoix, M., Chow, P. K. Y., van Horik, J. O., Atance, C. M., Barbeau, E. J., Barragon-Jason, G., Bize, P., Boussard, A., Beuchel, S. D., Cabirol, A., Cauchard, L., Claidière, N., Dalesman, S., Devaud, J. M., Didic, M., Doligez, B., Fagot, J., Fichtel, C., Henke-von der Malsburg, J., Hermer, E. & 22 others, Huber, L., Huebner, F., Kappeler, P. M., Klein, S., Langbein, J., Langley, E. J. G., Lea, S. E. G., Lihoreau, M., Lovlie, H., Matzel, L. D., Nakagawa, S., Nawroth, C., Oesterwind, S., Sauce, B., Smith, E., Sorato, E., Tebbich, S., Wallis, L. J., Whiteside, M. A., Wilkinson, A., Chaine, A. S. & Morand-Ferron, J., 26 Sep 2018, In : Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 373, 1756, 20170281.

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Moderators
individual variation
meta-analysis
cognition
repeatability
9 Citations (Scopus)

The use of biogeochemical models to evaluate mitigation of greenhouse gas emissions from managed grasslands

Sándor, R., Ehrhardt, F., Brilli, L., Carozzi, M., Recous, S., Smith, P., Snow, V., Soussana, J-F., Dorich, C. D., Fuchs, K., Fitton, N., Gongadze, K., Klumpp, K., Liebig, M., Martin, R., Merbold, L., Newton, P. C. D., Rees, R. M., Rolinski, S. & Bellocchi, G., 15 Nov 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 642, p. 292-306 15 p.

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Gas emissions
Greenhouse gases
greenhouse gas
mitigation
grassland
2 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

The Value of Comparative Animal Research: Krogh’s Principle Facilitates Scientific Discoveries

Stevenson, T. J., Alward, B. A., Ebling, F. J. P., Fernald, R. D., Kelly, A. & Ophir, A. G., 1 Mar 2018, In : Policy Insights from the Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 5, 1, p. 118-125 8 p.

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Cichlids
Animal Models
Arvicolinae
Songbirds
Social Behavior
8 Citations (Scopus)

To adapt or go extinct? The fate of megafaunal palm fruits under past global change

Onstein, R. E., Baker, W. J., Couvreur, T. L. P., Faurby, S., Herrera-Alsina, L., Svenning, J-C. & Kissling, W. D., 13 Jun 2018, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 285, 1880, 20180882.

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Fruits
global change
Fruit
fruit
fruits
25 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Topography shapes the structure, composition and function of tropical forest landscapes

Jucker, T., Bongalov, B., Burslem, D., Nilus, R., Dalponte, M., Lewis, S. L., Phillips, O. L., Qie, L. & Coomes, D. A., Jul 2018, In : Ecology Letters. 21, 7, p. 989-1000 12 p.

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tropical forests
tropical forest
topography
carbon
soil chemistry
9 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Tracing the role of human civilization in the globalization of plant pathogens

Santini, A., Liebhold, A., Migliorini, D. & Woodward, S., 2018, In : The ISME Journal. 12, p. 647-652 6 p.

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Civilization
Internationality
globalization
civilization
plant pathogens
3 Citations (Scopus)

Transport pathways shape the biogeography of alien freshwater fishes in Australia

García-Díaz, P., Kerezsy, A., Unmack, P. J., Lintermans, M., Beatty, S. J., Butler, G. L., Freeman, R., Hammer, M. P., Hardie, S., Kennard, M. J., Morgan, D. L., Pusey, B. J., Raadik, T. A., Thiem, J. D., Whiterod, N. S., Cassey, P., Duncan, R. P. & Pysek, P. (ed.), Oct 2018, In : Diversity and Distributions. 24, 10, p. 1405-1415 11 p.

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biogeography
freshwater fish
drainage
fish
acclimation
2 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Tropical forest canopies and their relationships with climate and disturbance: results from a global dataset of consistent field-based measurements

Pfeifer, M., Gonsamo, A., Woodgate, W., Cayuela, L., Marshall, A. R., Ledo, A., Paine, T. C. E., Marchant, R., Burt, A., Calders, K., Courtney-Mustaphi, C., Cuni-Sanchez, A., Deere, N. J., Denu, D., de Tanago, J. G., Hayward, R., Lau, A., Macía, M. J., Olivier, P. I., Pellikka, P. & 9 others, Seki, H., Shirima, D., Trevithick, R., Wedeux, B., Wheeler, C., Munishi, P. K. T., Martin, T., Mustari, A. & Platts, P. J., 8 Jan 2018, In : Forest Ecosystems. 5, p. 1-14 14 p., 7.

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forest canopy
tropical forests
tropical forest
canopy
climate
1 Citation (Scopus)

Two decades of altered snow cover does not affect soil microbial ability to catabolize carbon compounds in an oceanic alpine heath

Wubs, E. R. J., Woodin, S. J., Stutter, M. I., Wipf, S., Sommerkorn, M. & van der Wal, R., 30 Sep 2018, In : Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 124, p. 101-104 4 p.

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Snow
snowpack
snow cover
microbial communities
microbial community
11 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Understanding the population consequences of disturbance

Pirotta, E., Booth, C. G., Costa, D. P., Fleishman, E., Kraus, S. D., Lusseau, D., Moretti, D., New, L. F., Schick, R. S., Schwarz, L. K., Simmons, S. E., Thomas, L., Tyack, P. L., Weise, M. J., Wells, R. S. & Harwood, J., Oct 2018, In : Ecology and Evolution. 8, 19, p. 9934-9946 13 p.

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marine mammals
disturbance
wildlife
physiology
marine mammal
6 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Understorey plant community composition reflects its invasion history decades after invasive Rhododendron ponticum has been removed

MacLean, J. E., Mitchell, R. J., Burslem, D. F. R. P., Genney, D., Hall, J. & Pakeman, R. J., Mar 2018, In : Journal of Applied Ecology. 55, 2, p. 874-884 11 p.

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understory
community composition
plant community
bryophyte
history
2 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
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cold water
sponge
coral reefs
feeding methods
ecosystem
4 Citations (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)

Using social media to quantify spatial and temporal dynamics of nature-based recreational activities

Mancini, F., Coghill, G. M. & Lusseau, D., 16 Jul 2018, In : PloS ONE. 13, 7, e0200565.

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Social Media
social networks
Recreation
recreation
Scotland
2 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Using statolith elemental signatures to confirm ontogenetic migrations of the squid Doryteuthis gahi around the Falkland Islands (Southwest Atlantic)

Jones, J. B., Arkhipkin, A. I., Marriott, A. L. & Pierce, G. J., Mar 2018, In : Chemical Geology. 481, p. 85-94 10 p.

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statolith
ablation
chronology
spawning
commercial species
2 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Validation of the doubly labeled water method using off-axis integrated cavity output spectroscopy and isotope ratio mass spectrometry

Melanson, E. L., Swibas, T., Kohrt, W. M., Catenacci, V. A., Creasy, S. A., Plasqui, G., Wouters, L., Speakman, J. R. & Berman, E. S. F., Feb 2018, In : American Journal of Physiology: Endocrinology and Metabolism. 314, 2, p. 124-130 7 p.

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Isotopes
Indirect Calorimetry
Mass Spectrometry
Spectrum Analysis
Water
14 Citations (Scopus)

Which agroforestry options give the greatest soil and above ground carbon benefits in different world regions?

Feliciano, D., Ledo, A., Hillier, J. G. & Nayak, D. R., 15 Feb 2018, In : Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment. 254, p. 117-129 13 p.

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agroforestry
carbon sequestration
carbon
soil
soil carbon
1 Citation (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Why lipostatic set point systems are unlikely to evolve

Speakman, J. R., Jan 2018, In : Molecular Metabolism. 7, p. 147-154 8 p.

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Mortality
Markov Chains
Adiposity
Starvation
Theoretical Models