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  • Genetic, ophthalmic, morphometric and histopathological analysis of the Retinopathy Globe Enlarged (rge) chicken 

    Inglehearn, Chris F.; Morrice, David R.; Lester, Douglas H.; Robertson, Graeme W.; Mohamed, Moin D.; Simmons, Ian; Downey, Louise M.; Thaung, Caroline; Bridges, Leslie R.; Paton, Ian R.; Smith, Jacqueline; Petersen-Jones, Simon; Hocking, Paul M.; Burt, David W. (Emory University, 2003-07-01)
    Purpose: To identify the locus responsible for rge (retinopathy globe enlarged) in chickens and further characterise the rge phenotype. Methods: A colony of chickens carrying the rge mutation was rederived from a single ...
  • Genomic and genetic analyses of diversity and plant interactions of Pseudomonas fluorescens 

    Silby, Mark W.; Cerdeño-Tárraga, Ana M.; Vernikos, Georgios S.; Giddens, Stephen R.; Jackson, Robert W.; Preston, Gail M.; Zhang, Xue-Xian; Moon, Christina D.; Gehrig, Stefanie M.; Godfrey, Scott A. C.; Knight, Christopher G.; Malone, Jacob G.; Robinson, Zena; Spiers, Andrew J.; Harris, Simon; Challis, Gregory L.; Yaxley, Alice M; Harris, David; Seeger, Kathy; Murphy, Lee; Rutter, Simon; Squares, Rob; Quail, Michael A.; Saunders, Elizabeth; Mavromatis, Konstantinos; Brettin, Thomas S.; Bentley, Stephen D.; Hothersall, Joanne; Stephens, Elton; Thomas, Christopher M.; Parkhill, Julian; Levy, Stuart B.; Rainey, Paul B.; Thomson, Nicholas R. (BioMed Central, 2009-05)
    Background: Pseudomonas fluorescens are common soil bacteria that can improve plant health through nutrient cycling, pathogen antagonism and induction of plant defenses. The genome sequences of strains SBW25 and Pf0-1 were ...
  • Gestures and multimodal input 

    Keates, Simeon; Robinson, Peter (Taylor & Francis, 1999)
    For users with motion impairments, the standard keyboard and mouse arrangement for computer access often presents problems. Other approaches have to be adopted to overcome this. In this paper, we will describe the development ...
  • Getting Wrinkly Spreaders to demonstrate evolution in schools 

    Spiers, Andrew J. (Elsevier, 2014-06)
    Understanding evolution is crucial to modern biology,but most teachers would assume that practical demonstrations of evolution in school laboratories are unfeasible. However, perhaps they have not heard of ‘evolution in a ...
  • The ghost of Patrick Geddes: civics as applied sociology 

    Law, Alex (University of Surrey, 2005)
    In 1904 and 1905 Patrick Geddes (1905, 1906) read his famed, but today little-read, two-part paper, 'Civics: as Applied Sociology', to the first meetings of the British Sociological Society. Geddes is often thought of as ...
  • Gilles Deleuze: psychiatry, subjectivity, and the passive synthesis of time 

    Roberts, Marc (Blackwell Publishing, 2006-10)
    Although ‘modern’ mental health care comprises a variety of theoretical approaches and practices, the supposed identification of ‘mental illness’ can be understood as being made on the basis of a specific conception of ...
  • GIS-based location suitability of decentralized, medium scale bioenergy developments to estimate transport CO2 emissions and costs 

    Kurka, Thomas; Jefferies, Christopher; Blackwood, David J. (Elsevier, 2012-11)
    This paper presents a transferable and adaptable GIS-based approach to identify suitable locations of medium scale CHP bioenergy plants. Location suitability of bioenergy plants is of particular importance in planning ...
  • Glucose contents in anaerobic ethanol stillage digestion manipulate thermodynamic driving force in between hydrogenophilic and acetoclastic methanogens 

    Oh, Sungtaek; Martin, Alastair D. (Elsevier, 2014-05-01)
    In disciplines related energy conversion, thermodynamics is the cornerstone for interpretation of process performance. It can provide the basis for the estimation of maximum convertible energy and spontaneity in novel, ...
  • Glutathione-S-transferases in development, progression and therapy of colorectal cancer 

    Vlaykova, Tatyana; Gulubova, Maya; Yovchev, Yovcho; Dimov, Dimo; Vlaykova, Denitsa; Chilingirov, Petjo; Zhelev, Nikolai Z. (InTech - Open Access Publisher, 2012-02)
  • 'God was with me in a wonderful manner': the Puritan origins of the Indian captivity narrative 

    Panay, Andrew (American Studies Resources Centre, Aldham Robarts Centre, Liverpool John Moores University, 2012)
    This paper argues that the origins of the Indian captivity narrative should be understood in the historical contexts of its production in the New World as a narrative that is at once descriptive of the personal experiences ...
  • ‘Going into the unknown’: experiences of male patients in secure settings during environmental transition 

    Parkes, Jacqueline H.; Pyer, Michelle; Ward, Alison; Doyle, Colin; Dickens, Geoffrey L. (Wiley, 2015-01)
    Little is known about the experiences of male patients in secure mental health and intellectual disability units during environmental transition. We interviewed patients before (n = 9) and after (n = 8) a side-to-side ...
  • Going retro: oxidative stress biomarkers in modern redox biology 

    Margaritelis, Nikos V.; Cobley, James N.; Paschalis, Vassilis; Veskoukis, Aristidis S.; Theodorou, Anastasios A.; Kyparos, Antonios; Nikolaidis, Michalis G. (Elsevier, 2016-02-17)
    The field of redox biology is inherently intertwined with oxidative stress biomarkers. Oxidative stress biomarkers have been utilized for many different objectives. Our analysis indicates that oxidative stress biomarkers ...
  • The "golden age" of biotechnology in Europe 

    Zhelev, Nikolai Z. (Diagnosis Press, 2011-11)
  • Governance and social information disclosure – evidence from the UK 

    Parsa, Sepideh; Kouhy, Reza; Tzovas, Christos (Interscience Publishers, 2007)
    Theoretically, corporate social responsibility should be embedded in corporate governance structures. This paper presents evidence that this is not the case for listed UK companies. Our evidence shows that in the presence ...
  • Graded non-word reading test 

    Snowling, M.; Stothard, J.; McLean, Janet F. (Thames Valley Test Company, 1996)
  • Graduate attributes and the knowledge society: developments in Scottish higher education 

    Moir, James (ECPR - Standing Group on international relations, 2010-09)
    Higher education is in a state of transformation across the world. The 2009 synthesis report from the Global University Network for Innovation (GUNI) entitled ‘Higher Education at a time of Transformation: New Dynamics ...
  • Graduate attributes for citizenship in the 21st century: The Scottish enhancement theme approach 

    Moir, James (Institute of Education, 2010-11-19)
    Graduates require a range of attributes that enable them to deal with, not only employability, but also an increasing concern with global citizenship. This paper evaluates the Scottish ‘Graduates in the 21st Century ...
  • Graduate attributes in higher education: profiles or competencies? 

    Moir, James (British Sociological Association, 2011-04-08)
    Higher education is in a state of transformation across the world. The 2009 synthesis report from the Global University Network for Innovation draws attention to the many challenges that confront the sector. There is a ...
  • Graduate attributes, personalisation and citizenship 

    Moir, James (Inter-Disciplinary.Net, 2011-03-13)
    Higher education is in a state of transformation across the world. However, given the worldwide economic situation, there are emerging tensions that bear upon this upheaval such as reactive versus proactive approaches with ...
  • Grain surface-roughness effects on colloidal retention in the vadose zone 

    Morales, Verónica L.; Gao, Bin; Steenhuis, Tammo S. (Soil Science Society of America, 2009-02)
    Work to date has raised awareness regarding the importance of transport of colloids in the vadose zone, as it is the critical connection between shallow contaminant sources and the deeper groundwater. Existing models do ...