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Adult longevity in captive colonies of the eusocial paper wasp Polistes

Researchers provide primary data on the longevity of females in captive colonies of the predatory and primitively eusocial Neotropical P. canadensis paper wasp.

Animal Behavior Ecology Entomology Evolutionary Studies Zoology
Robin J. Southon, Emily F. Bell, Peter Graystock, Seirian Sumner
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The effects of set volume during isolated lumbar extension resistance training in recreationally trained males
Anatomy and Physiology Kinesiology Orthopedics
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James Steele, Adam Fitzpatrick, Stewart Bruce-Low, James Fisher
31 March
Proteomic responses to hypoxia at different temperatures in the great scallop (Pecten maximus)
Aquaculture, Fisheries and Fish Science Ecology Environmental Sciences Marine Biology Molecular Biology
16 views · 21 downloads
Sébastien Artigaud, Camille Lacroix, Joëlle Richard, Jonathan Flye-Sainte-Marie, Luca Bargelloni, Vianney Pichereau
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A questions-based investigation of consumer mental-health information
Bioinformatics Cognitive Disorders Psychiatry and Psychology Public Health Human–Computer Interaction
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Colleen E. Crangle, Joyce Brothers Kart
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The right whale mandatory ship reporting system: a retrospective
Conservation Biology Marine Biology Legal Issues Science Policy
3 views · 19 downloads
Gregory K. Silber, Jeffrey D. Adams, Michael J. Asaro, Timothy V.N. Cole, Katie S. Moore, Leslie I. Ward-Geiger, Barbara J. Zoodsma
31 March
Effect of different heterotrophic plate count methods on the estimation of the composition of the culturable microbial community
Microbiology Molecular Biology
31 views · 15 downloads
Eva Theres Gensberger, Eva-Maria Gössl, Livio Antonielli, Angela Sessitsch, Tanja Kostić
31 March
A reproducible approach to high-throughput biological data acquisition and integration
Bioinformatics Computational Biology
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Daniela Börnigen, Yo Sup Moon, Gholamali Rahnavard, Levi Waldron, Lauren McIver, Afrah Shafquat, Eric A. Franzosa, Larissa Miropolsky, Christopher Sweeney, Xochitl C. Morgan, Wendy S. Garrett, Curtis Huttenhower
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