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Comparative analysis of the Rotarix™ vaccine strain and G1P[8] rotaviruses

G1P[8] rotaviruses are responsible for the majority of human rotavirus infections worldwide. However, the effect of universal mass vaccination with rotavirus vaccines on circulating G1P[8] rotaviruses is still poorly understood. New genomic research shows the possible impact of vaccination at the strain level for the first time.

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Species-specific pharmacology of maximakinin, an amphibian homologue of bradykinin: putative prodrug activity at the human B2 receptor and peptidase resistance in rats
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Comparison of different sample preparation methods for platinum determination in cultured cells by graphite furnace atomic absorption spectrometry
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Man Xiao, Zaiju Huang, Jing Cai, Jinghui Jia, Yuzeng Zhang, Weihong Dong, Zehua Wang
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Skeletal pathology and variable anatomy in elephant feet assessed using computed tomography
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Sophie Regnault, Jonathon J.I. Dixon, Chris Warren-Smith, John R. Hutchinson, Renate Weller
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Neck biomechanics indicate that giant Transylvanian azhdarchid pterosaurs were short-necked arch predators
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The wild tomato species Solanum chilense shows variation in pathogen resistance between geographically distinct populations
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