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sensitive species

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

Plant or animal species which are susceptible to changes in habitat or to impacts from human activities.

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Cytokinesis-block micronucleus assay in WIL2-NS cells: a sensitive system to detect chromosomal damage induced by reactive oxygen species and activated human neutrophils

Keizo Umegaki and Michael Fenech.

in Mutagenesis

May 2000; p ublished online May 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Cytogenetics and Molecular Genetics; Genetics and Genomics. 7643 words.

We have developed a method that can detect the DNA-damaging and cytotoxic effects of physiological levels of reactive oxygen species (ROS) and activated human neutrophils. This was achieved...

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bacteriocins

Robert C. King, William D. Stansfield and Pamela K. Mulligan.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 45 words.

proteins synthesized by various bacterial species that are toxic when absorbed by bacteria belonging to sensitive strains. Resistance to and

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bacteriocins

Robert C. King, Pamela K. Mulligan and William D. Stansfield.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 45 words.

proteins synthesized by various bacterial species that are toxic when absorbed by bacteria belonging to sensitive strains. Resistance to and

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Effect of silver nanoparticles on mitogen-activated protein kinases activation: role of reactive oxygen species and implication in DNA damage

Alessandra Rinna, Zuzana Magdolenova, Alexandra Hudecova, Marcin Kruszewski, Magne Refsnes and Maria Dusinska.

in Mutagenesis

January 2015; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Cytogenetics and Molecular Genetics; Genetics and Genomics. 5130 words.

Large quantities of engineered nanoparticles (NP), such as nanosilver (AgNP), have been widely applied, leading to an increased exposure and potential health concerns. Herein, we have...

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Temperature-Dependent Sex Determination under Rapid Anthropogenic Environmental Change: Evolution at a Turtle’s Pace?

Jeanine M. Refsnider and Fredric J. Janzen.

in Journal of Heredity

January 2016; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 9352 words.

Organisms become adapted to their environment by evolving through natural selection, a process that generally transpires over many generations. Currently, anthropogenically driven...

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MetaGeneAnnotator: Detecting Species-Specific Patterns of Ribosomal Binding Site for Precise Gene Prediction in Anonymous Prokaryotic and Phage Genomes

Hideki Noguchi, Takeaki Taniguchi and Takehiko Itoh.

in DNA Research

December 2008; p ublished online October 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 4901 words.

Recent advances in DNA sequencers are accelerating genome sequencing, especially in microbes, and complete and draft genomes from various species have been sequenced in rapid succession....

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The NAD+-dependent deacetylase SIRT2 attenuates oxidative stress and mitochondrial dysfunction and improves insulin sensitivity in hepatocytes

Vera Lemos, Rita M de Oliveira, Luana Naia, Éva Szegö, Elisabete Ramos, Sónia Pinho, Fernando Magro, Cláudia Cavadas, A Cristina Rego, Vítor Costa, Tiago F Outeiro and Pedro Gomes.

in Human Molecular Genetics

November 2017; p ublished online July 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 7872 words.

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Insulin resistance is a major predictor of the development of metabolic disorders. Sirtuins (SIRTs) have emerged as potential targets that can be...

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New Primers for the Avian SWS1 Pigment Opsin Gene Reveal New Amino Acid Configurations in Spectral Sensitivity Tuning Sites

Anders Ödeen and Olle Håstad.

in Journal of Heredity

January 2009; p ublished online August 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 2700 words.

Recently, polymerase chain reaction–based estimates of visual pigment spectral tuning from genomic DNA have offered an alternative to the authoritative but rather slow and complicated...

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DNA damage induced by polyglutamine-expanded proteins

Paola Giuliano, Tiziana de Cristofaro, Adelina Affaitati, Grazia M. Pizzulo, Antonio Feliciello, Chiara Criscuolo, Giuseppe De Michele, Alessandro Filla, Enrico V. Avvedimento and Stelio Varrone.

in Human Molecular Genetics

September 2003; p ublished online September 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 6021 words.

We have developed stable cell lines expressing green fluorescent protein fusion proteins containing polyglutamine repeats of various lengths under tetracycline control. The expression of the...

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Assessment of the Cape Cod Phylogeographic Break Using the Bamboo Worm Clymenella torquata Reveals the Role of Regional Water Masses in Dispersal

Robert M. Jennings, Timothy M. Shank, Lauren S. Mullineaux and Kenneth M. Halanych.

in Journal of Heredity

January 2009; p ublished online September 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 6446 words.

Previous genetic studies suggest Cape Cod, MA, as a phylogenetic break for benthic marine invertebrates; however, diffuse sampling in this area has hindered fine-scale determination of the...

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Infraspecific DNA Methylation Polymorphism in Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.)

Anna L. Keyte, Ryan Percifield, Bao Liu and Jonathan F. Wendel.

in Journal of Heredity

September 2006; p ublished online September 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 3867 words.

Cytosine methylation is important in the epigenetic regulation of gene expression and development in plants and has been implicated in silencing duplicate genes after polyploid formation in...

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Ascertainment Bias in Spatially Structured Populations: A Case Study in the Eastern Fence Lizard

Erica Bree Rosenblum and John Novembre.

in Journal of Heredity

July 2007; p ublished online July 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 4171 words.

Despite increased interest in applying single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) data to questions in natural systems, one unresolved issue is to what extent the ascertainment bias induced...

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Subspecific Affinity of Black Bears in the White River National Wildlife Refuge

J. Warrillow, M. Culver, E. Hallerman and M. Vaughan.

in Journal of Heredity

May 2001; p ublished online May 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 5294 words.

The black bear population of the White River National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) is adjacent to populations of black bear in Louisiana (Urusus americanus luteolus) which are listed as threatened...

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Low Heterozygosity at Microsatellite Markers in Iberian Red Deer with Small Antlers

Javier Pérez-González, Juan Carranza, Jerónimo Torres-Porras and José L. Fernández-García.

in Journal of Heredity

January 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 6035 words.

Deer antlers are costly structures subjected to directional sexual selection that may be sensitive to heterozygosity. However, a relationship between heterozygosity and antler development...

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Molecular mapping of genes affecting pubescence of cotton

RJ Wright, PM Thaxton, KM El-Zik and AH Paterson.

in Journal of Heredity

January 1999; p ublished online January 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 0 words.

Upland cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L. genotypes have varying densities of trichomes on the leaves and stems of mature plants, hence their species name. Most modern cotton cultivars are...

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Visualizing Chromosome Mosaicism and Detecting Ethnic Outliers by the Method of “Rare” Heterozygotes and Homozygotes (RHH)

Ralph E. McGinnis, Panos Deloukas, William M. McLaren and Michael Inouye.

in Human Molecular Genetics

July 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 10148 words.

We describe a novel approach for evaluating SNP genotypes of a genome-wide association scan to identify “ethnic outlier” subjects whose ethnicity is different or admixed compared to most...

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Evidence of severe mitochondrial oxidative stress and a protective effect of low oxygen in mouse models of inherited photoreceptor degeneration

Dafni Vlachantoni, Alexa N. Bramall, Michael P. Murphy, Robert W. Taylor, Xinhua Shu, Brian Tulloch, Theo Van Veen, Douglass M. Turnbull, Roderick R. McInnes and Alan F. Wright.

in Human Molecular Genetics

January 2011; p ublished online November 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 8690 words.

The role of oxidative stress within photoreceptors (PRs) in inherited photoreceptor degeneration (IPD) is unclear. We investigated this question using four IPD mouse models (Pde6brd1/rd1null...

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Identical oligomeric and fibrillar structures captured from the brains of R6/2 and knock-in mouse models of Huntington's disease

Kirupa Sathasivam, Amin Lane, Justin Legleiter, Alice Warley, Ben Woodman, Steve Finkbeiner, Paolo Paganetti, Paul J. Muchowski, Stuart Wilson and Gillian P. Bates.

in Human Molecular Genetics

January 2010; p ublished online October 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 7481 words.

Huntington's disease (HD) is a late-onset neurodegenerative disorder that is characterized neuropathologically by the presence of neuropil aggregates and nuclear inclusions. However, the...

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A heterozygous activating mutation in the sulphonylurea receptor SUR1 (ABCC8) causes neonatal diabetes

Peter Proks, Amanda L. Arnold, Jan Bruining, Christophe Girard, Sarah E. Flanagan, Brian Larkin, Kevin Colclough, Andrew T. Hattersley, Frances M. Ashcroft and Sian Ellard.

in Human Molecular Genetics

June 2006; p ublished online April 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 5911 words.

Neonatal diabetes is a genetically heterogeneous disorder with nine different genetic aetiologies reported to date. Heterozygous activating mutations in the KCNJ11 gene encoding Kir6.2, the...

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Introgression Mapping of Genes for Winter Hardiness and Frost Tolerance Transferred from Festuca arundinacea into Lolium multiflorum

A Kosmala, Z Zwierzykowski, E Zwierzykowska, M Łuczak, M Rapacz, D Gąsior and MW Humphreys.

in Journal of Heredity

July 2007; p ublished online July 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 3969 words.

Genes for winter hardiness and frost tolerance were introgressed from Festuca arundinacea into winter-sensitive Lolium multiflorum. Two partly fertile, pentaploid (2n = 5x = 35) F1 hybrids null...

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