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The first occurrence of Crosbysaurus from the Chinle Formation of southern Utah

Researchers report on the first record of the genus Crosbysaurus in Utah, making this the northernmost known record of this taxon.

Paleontology
Robert J. Gay, Isabella St. Aude
23 April
DCEMRI.jl: a fast, validated, open source toolkit for dynamic contrast enhanced MRI analysis
Radiology and Medical Imaging Computational Science
47 views · 31 downloads
David S. Smith, Xia Li, Lori R. Arlinghaus, Thomas E. Yankeelov, E. Brian Welch
23 April
Bayesian estimation of predator diet composition from fatty acids and stable isotopes
Aquaculture, Fisheries and Fish Science Bioinformatics Conservation Biology Ecology
137 views · 54 downloads
Philipp Neubauer, Olaf P. Jensen
23 April
Test re-test reliability and construct validity of the star-track test of manual dexterity
Drugs and Devices Kinesiology Surgery and Surgical Specialties Statistics
31 views · 21 downloads
Niels Kildebro, Ilda Amirian, Ismail Gögenur, Jacob Rosenberg
23 April
Diabetes screening: a pending issue in hypertense/obese patients
Diabetes and Endocrinology Epidemiology Nutrition Public Health
24 views · 16 downloads
Armina Sepehri, Antonio Palazón-Bru, Vicente Francisco Gil-Guillén, Dolores Ramírez-Prado, Felipe Navarro-Cremades, Ernesto Cortés, María Mercedes Rizo-Baeza
23 April
An experimental search strategy retrieves more precise results than PubMed and Google for questions about medical interventions
Evidence Based Medicine Science and Medical Education Statistics Computational Science
70 views · 17 downloads
Robert G. Badgett, Daniel P. Dylla, Susan D. Megison, E Glynn Harmon
23 April
Too packed to change: side-chain packing and site-specific substitution rates in protein evolution
Biophysics Computational Biology Evolutionary Studies Mathematical Biology
53 views · 16 downloads
María Laura Marcos, Julian Echave
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