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Instrument, System and Method for Automated Low Cost Atmospheric Measurements
Patent relating to an instrument, system and method for automated low cost atmospheric measurements.
Co-localization of L-Phenylalanine Ammonia-Lyase and Cinnamate 4-Hydroxylase for Metabolic Channeling in Phenylpropanoid Biosynthesis
Article on the co-localization of L-phenylalanine ammonia-lyase and cinnamate 4-hydroxylase for metabolic channeling in phenylpropanoid biosynthesis.
Genomics-based selection and functional characterization of triterpene glycosyltransferases from the model legume Medicago truncatula
Article on genomics-based selection and functional characterization of triterpene glycosyltransferases from the model legume Medicago truncatula.
The yeast lipin orthologue Pah1p is important for biogenesis of lipid droplets
Article on yeast lipin orthologue Pah1p and its importance for biogenesis of lipid droplets.
Identification of and Composition Containing Polyphosphate Accumulating Bacteria
Patent relating to the identification of and compositions containing polyphosphate accumulating bacteria.
More comprehensive forensic genetic marker analyses for accurate human remains identification using massively parallel DNA sequencing
This paper uses massively parallel sequencing (MPS) to characterize 140-year-old human skeletal remains discovered at a historical site in Deadwood, South Dakota, United States.
Prioritizing Riparian Cooridors for Water Quality Protection in Urbanizing Watersheds
This article describes the design of a GIS and remote sensing based analysis tool called the Water Quality Corridor Management model to identify and prioritize highly functioning riparian ecosystems for the preservation of steam corridor conditions.
A determination of the spatial concordance between Lyme disease incidence and habitat probability of its primary vector Ixodes scapularis (black-legged tick)
This article involves mapping the probability of occurrence that the disease vector exists in the environment, mapping the incidence of Lyme disease in the human population and examining the spatial concordance between the probability map and incidence map.
Modelling spatial concordance between Rocky Mountain spotted fever disease incidence and habitat probability of its vector Dermacentor variabilis (American dog tick)
This article reports on the development and comparison of two maps of Texas related to Rocky Mountain spotted fever.
Inhibition of Phospholipase Dα by N-Acylethanolamines
Article on the inhibition of phospholipase Dα by N-acylethanolamines.
Graft Transmission of a Floral Stimulant Derived from CONSTANS
This article discusses graft transmission of a floral stimulant derived from CONSTANS.
Functional and Phylogenetic Analyses of a Conserved Regulatory Program in the Phloem of Minor Veins
This article discusses functional and phylogenetic analyses of a conserved regulatory program in the phloem of minor veins, which are developmentally and physiologically distinct from the phloem in the rest of the vascular system.
Symplastic Continuity between Companion Cells and the Translocation Stream: Long-Distance Transport Is Controlled by Retention and Retrieval Mechanisms in the Phloem
Article discussing symplastic continuity between companion cells and the translocation stream, and how long-distance transport is controlled by retention and retrieval mechanisms in the phloem.
Design of highly specific cytotoxins by using trans-splicing ribozymes
This article discusses the design of highly specific cytotoxins by using trans-splicing ribozymes.
Interpreting genomic data via entropic dissection
Article on interpreting genomic data via entropic dissection.
Transcriptome analysis of alfalfa glandular trichomes
Article on the transcriptome analysis of alfalfa glandular trichomes.
Functional Assessment of the Medicago truncatula NIP/LATD Protein Demonstrates That It Is a High-Affinity Nitrate Transporter
Article on the functional assessment of the Medicago truncatula NIP/LATD protein demonstrating that it is a high-affinity nitrate transporter.
Medicago sativa cDNAs Encoding Chalcone Reductase
Article on Medicago sativa cDNAs encoding chalcone reductase.
Evidence that Mono-ADP-Ribosylation of CtBP1/BARS Regulates Lipid Storage
Article on evidence that mono-ADP-ribosylation of CtBP1/BARS regulates lipid storage.
Nucleotide Sequence of xylE from the TOL pDK1 Plasmid and Structural Comparison with Isofunctional Catechol-2,3-Dioxygenase Genes from TOL pWW0 and NAH7
Article on the nucleotide sequence of xylE from the TOL pDK1 plasmid and structural comparison with isofunctional catechol-2,3-dioxygenase genes from TOL pWW0 and NAH7.
Features of the hmg 1 subfamily of genes encoding HMG-CoA reductase in potato
Article on the features of the hmg 1 subfamily of genes encoding HMG-CoA reductase in potato.
An intimate collaboration between peroxisomes and lipid bodies
Article on an intimate collaboration between peroxisomes and lipid bodies.
Bioinformatics tools for cancer metabolomics
This review focuses on the use of different bioinformatics tools in cancer metabolomics studies.
Metabolic Allometry during Development and Metamorphosis of the Silkworm Bombyx mori: Analyses, Patterns, and Mechanisms
This article studies the silkworm Bombyx mori, and hypothesizes that allometric relationships for metabolism both across all developmental stages and within each stage would not reflect conventional scaling coefficients.
Phenotypic developmental plasticity induced by preincubation egg storage in chicken embryos (Gallus gallus domesticus)
This article investigates how preincubation egg storage conditions (temperature, duration, hypoxia, and hypercapnia) affects viability, body mass, and physiological variables and functions in day 15 chicken embryos.
Response to: Use of prior odds for missing persons identifications - author's reply
This article is in response to an authors' reply to 'Use of prior odds for missing persons identifications.' This response is to the reply by Alex Biedermann, Franco Taroni, and Pierre Margot.
Use of prior odds for missing persons identifications
This article discusses the use of DNA typing, likelihood ratios, and prior odds for missing persons identifications.
Dynamics of epigenetic phenomena: intergenerational and intragenerational phenotype 'washout'
This review contains a discussion of epigenetic dynamics in comparative biology with a focus on a more organismal level perspective, befitting of comparative physiology, that considers complex phenotypic changes.
Epigenetic Inheritance and Its Role in Evolutionary Biology: Re-Evaluation and New Perspectives
This essay poses an argument for epigenetics having a potentially profound role in our understanding of inheritance, natural selection and evolution, and deserving more attention.
Epigenetics as a source of variation in comparative animal physiology - or - Lamarck is lookin' pretty good these days
This article discusses the ecological and and evolutionary significance of such epigenetic inheritance in a comparative physiological context, and provides a number of caveats and warnings regarding the interpretation of transgenerational phenotype modification as a true epigenetic phenomenon.
Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill as a Case Study for Interdisciplinary Cooperation within Developmental Biology, Environmental Sciences and Physiology
This article makes the argument for interdisciplinary teams that bring together scientists with different specialties as an efficient way--and perhaps the only way--to unravel highly complex biological effects of marine oil spills.
Identification and Network-Enabled Characterization of Auxin Response Factor Genes in Medicago truncatula
This article discusses a comprehensive analysis of the Medicago truncatula genome and transcriptome that entailed search for novel Auxin Response Factor genes and the co-expression networks.
Cysts of Azotobacter vinelandii with Double Coats
Article on members of the genus Azotobacter, which are characterized by their ability to form cysts.
Giant Cysts and Cysts with Multiple Central Bodies in Azotobacter vinelandii
Article on giant cysts and cysts with multiple central bodies in Azotobacter vinelandii.
Improved Staining of Extracellular Polymer for Electron Microscopy: Examination of Azotobacter, Zoogloea, Leuconostoc, and Bacillus
Article on improved staining of extracellular polymer for electron microscopy and an examination of Azotobacter, Zoogloea, Leuconostoc, and Bacillus.
Freeze-Etching of Azotobacter vinelandii: Examination of Wall, Exine, and Vesicles
Article on the freeze-etching of Azotobacter vinelandii and an examination of wall, exine, and vesicles.
Redefining Agricultural Residues as Bioenergy Feedstocks
This article presents a review of traits relevant to the development of dual purpose varieties is presented with particular emphasis on stover moisture and stay-green.
The Transcriptional Regulator AlgR Controls Cyanide Production in Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Article on the transcriptional regulator AlgR controlling cyanide production in Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
Replication Concepts for Bioenergy Research Experiments
This article discusses examples and guidelines to form the general policy and guidelines for replication of bioenergy feedstock experiments to be published in BioEnergy Research.
Engineering Lipids in Vegetative Tissues of Plants
Patent relating to engineering lipids in vegetative tissues of plants.
Methods for Extending the Freshness of Cut Flowers, Ornamental Trees, and Plant Cuttings
Patent relating to methods for extending the freshness of cut flowers, ornamental trees, and plant cuttings.
Plant Fatty Acid Amide Hydrolases
Patent relating to plant fatty acid amide hydrolases (FAAH) coding sequences.
N-Acylethanolamines: Formation and Molecular Composition of a New Class of Plant Lipids
Article on N-acylethanolamines and the formation and molecular composition of a new class of plant lipids.
N-Acylethanolamines in Seeds. Quantification of Molecular Species and their Degradation upon Imbibition
Article on N-acylethanolamines in seeds and the quantification of molecular species and their degradation upon imbibition.
Parallel expression evolution of oxidative stress-related genes in fiber from wild and domesticated diploid and polyploid cotton (Gossypium)
This article studies the evolution of oxidative stress related genes in a single plant cell by conducting comparative expression profiling analyses of the elongated seed trichomes of cotton, using a phylogenetic approach.
Multi-site genetic modulation of monolignol biosynthesis suggests new routes for formation of syringyl lignin and wall-bound ferulic acid in alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.)
Article on multi-site genetic modulation of monolignol biosynthesis suggests new routes for formation of syringyl lignin and wall-bound ferulic acid in alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.).
Improved forage digestibility of tall fescue (Festuca arundinacea) by transgenic down-regulation of cinnamyl alcohol dehydrogenase
Article on improved forage digestibility of tall fescue (Festuca arundinacea) by transgenic down-regulation of cinnamyl alcohol dehydrogenase.
Signal-transduction pathways controlling light-regulated development in Arabidopsis
Article on signal-transduction pathways controlling light-regulated development in Arabidopsis.
Reactive oxygen species, abiotic stress and stress combination
This article reviews recent studies on the role of reactive oxygen species (ROS) in abiotic stress in plants, and propose that different abiotic stresses, such as drought, heat, salinity and high light, result in different ROS signatures that determine the specificity of the acclimation response and help tailor it to the exact stress the plant encounters.
Commentary: Feedback stabilizes propagation of synchronous spiking in cortical neural networks
This article provides a commentary on the article "Feedback stabilizes propagation of synchronous spiking in cortical neural networks" by Moldakarimov, S., Bazhenov, M., and Sejnowski, T.J.