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Use of necrophagous insects as evidence of cadaver relocation: myth or reality?

Researchers conducted an extensive review to determine whether (and under which conditions) insects can be used as evidence to tell if a body has been moved.

Animal Behavior Ecology Entomology Public Health
Damien Charabidze, Matthias Gosselin, Valéry Hedouin
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Implications of nutritional stress as nestling or fledgling on subsequent attractiveness and fecundity in zebra finches (Taeniopygia guttata)
Animal Behavior
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Mariam Honarmand, E. Tobias Krause, Marc Naguib
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The effects of allogenic stem cells in a murine model of hind limb diabetic ischemic tissue
Surgery and Surgical Specialties Translational Medicine
Jesús Álvarez García, Soledad García Gómez-Heras, Luis Riera del Moral, Carlota Largo, Damián García-Olmo, Mariano García-Arranz
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A systematic review of differential rate of use of the word “evolve” across fields
Evolutionary Studies Public Health Science and Medical Education Science Policy
Nina Singh, Matthew T. Sit, Marissa K. Schutte, Gabriel E. Chan, Jeyson E. Aldana, Diana Cervantes, Clyde H. Himmelstein, Pamela J. Yeh
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Expression differences in Aphidius ervi (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) females reared on different aphid host species
Animal Behavior Entomology Genomics
Gabriel I. Ballesteros, Jürgen Gadau, Fabrice Legeai, Angelica Gonzalez-Gonzalez, Blas Lavandero, Jean-Christophe Simon, Christian C. Figueroa
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Assessing the utility of urinary and fecal cortisol as an indicator of stress in golden snub-nosed monkeys (Rhinopithecus roxellana)
Animal Behavior Zoology
Haochun Chen, Hui Yao, Wanji Yang, Penglai Fan, Zuofu Xiang
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Population structure of Bathymodiolus manusensis, a deep-sea hydrothermal vent-dependent mussel from Manus Basin, Papua New Guinea
Biodiversity Conservation Biology Ecology Genetics Marine Biology
Andrew D. Thaler, William Saleu, Jens Carlsson, Thomas F. Schultz, Cindy L. Van Dover
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