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15-16-17

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

15-16-17 was a female vocal trio formed in 1974 in the UK, although they came from Jamaica. The line-up consisted of Sonia Williams, Christine McNabb and her sister Wraydette McNabb. ...

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Identification of Novel Mammalian Caspases Reveals an Important Role of Gene Loss in Shaping the Human Caspase Repertoire

Leopold Eckhart, Claudia Ballaun, Marcela Hermann, John L. VandeBerg, Wolfgang Sipos, Aumaid Uthman, Heinz Fischer and Erwin Tschachler.

in Molecular Biology and Evolution

May 2008; p ublished online February 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 6103 words.

Proteases of the caspase family play central roles in apoptosis and inflammation. Recently, we have described a new gene encoding caspase-15 that has been inactivated independently in...

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Phases of Development to Flowering in Opium Poppy ( Papaver somniferum L.) under Various Temperatures

ZHONGCHUN WANG, MARY C. ACOCK and BASIL ACOCK.

in Annals of Botany

October 1997; p ublished online October 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 9 words.

Development up to flowering in opium poppy (Papaver somniferumL.) has been divided into four phases from emergence to anthesis which mark changes in its sensitivity to photoperiod: a...

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Plant root tortuosity: an indicator of root path formation in soil with different composition and density

Liyana Popova, Dagmar van Dusschoten, Kerstin A. Nagel, Fabio Fiorani and Barbara Mazzolai.

in Annals of Botany

October 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 9725 words.

Background and Aims Root soil penetration and path optimization are fundamental for root development in soil. We describe the influence of soil strength on root elongation rate...

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Nuclear DNA C-values Complete Familial Representation in Gymnosperms

Ilia J. Leitch, Lynda Hanson, Mark Winfield, John Parker and Michael D. Bennett.

in Annals of Botany

November 2001; p ublished online November 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 10 words.

The gymnosperms are a monophyletic yet diverse group of woody trees with approx. 730 extant species in 17 families. A recent survey showed that DNA C-values were available for approx. 16% of...

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Population genetic structure of two Medicago species shaped by distinct life form, mating system and seed dispersal

Juan Yan, Hai-Jia Chu, Heng-Chang Wang, Jian-Qiang Li and Tao Sang.

in Annals of Botany

April 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 6119 words.

Background and Aims

Life form, mating system and seed dispersal are important adaptive traits of plants. In the first effort to characterize in detail the...

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Primary and Secondary Induction Requirements for Flowering of Contrasting European Varieties of Lolium perenne

T. S. Aamlid, O. M. Heide and B. Boelt.

in Annals of Botany

December 2000; p ublished online December 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 11 words.

The flowering requirements of six European varieties of Lolium perenne L. were studied in controlled environments. In experiments on primary induction, flowering was recorded after transfer...

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Sexual Reproduction and Early Plant Growth of the Wollemi Pine (Wollemia nobilis), a Rare and Threatened Australian Conifer

C. A. OFFORD, C. L. PORTER, P. F. MEAGHER and G. ERRINGTON.

in Annals of Botany

July 1999; p ublished online July 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 5 words.

The two known populations of the recently discovered rare and threatened Wollemi Pine (Wollemia nobilis Jones, Hill and Allen) consist of a small number of large multi-stemmed adult trees...

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Temperature Response of Early Foliar Expansion of Potato and Wheat

A. Van Delden, A. Pecio and A. J. Haverkort.

in Annals of Botany

August 2000; p ublished online August 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 5 words.

We studied the course of early leaf area expansion and specific leaf area (S LA) in potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) and wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) genotypes and tested whether...

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Sex-specific adjustments in habitat selection contribute to buffer mouflon against summer conditions

Pascal Marchand, Mathieu Garel, Gilles Bourgoin, Dominique Dubray, Daniel Maillard and Anne Loison.

in Behavioral Ecology

January 2015; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 8873 words.

In the context of global warming, investigating how animals buffer against the hottest conditions is a crucial issue. We focused on habitat selection in a French Mediterranean mouflon...

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ANATOMY AND SYSTEMATICS OF THE SUBMARINE-CAVE GASTROPOD PISULINA (NERITOPSINA: NERITILIIDAE)

YASUNORI KANO and TOMOKI KASE.

in Journal of Molluscan Studies

November 2002; p ublished online November 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Aquatic Biology; Evolutionary Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 0 words.

The soft parts and radula of Pisulina adamsiana and Pisulina maxima (Gastropoda: Neritopsina) are described for the first time on the basis of specimens collected alive from nine...

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Changes in Membrane Fluidity and Protein Composition during Release of Cucumber Seeds from Dormancy by a Higher Temperature Shift

DILIP AMRITPHALE, Y. SREENIVASULU and BHARAT SINGH.

in Annals of Botany

January 2000; p ublished online January 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 6 words.

Dormancy of seeds of cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.) was induced by imbibing in −1.8 MPa polyethylene glycol 6000 (PEG) solution and pulsing with far red light for 15 min prior to washing and...

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