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  • Label-free chemically specific imaging in planta with stimulated Raman scattering microscopy. 

    Mansfield, Jessica; Littlejohn, George; Seymour, Mark P.; Lind, Rob; Perfect, Sarah; Moger, Julian (American Chemical Society, 2013-05-21)
    The growing world population puts ever-increasing demands on the agricultural and agrochemical industries to increase agricultural yields. This can only be achieved by investing in fundamental plant and agrochemical research ...
  • Label-free Fab and Fc affinity/avidity profiling of the antibody complex half-life for polyclonal and monoclonal efficacy screening 

    Read, Thomas; Olkhov, RV; Williamson, E. Diane; Shaw, AM (Springer Verlag, 2015-07-19)
    A unified approach to affinity screening for Fab and Fc interactions of an antibody for its antigen and FcγR receptor has been developed. An antigen array is used for the Fab affinity and cross-reactivity screening and ...
  • A label-free microfluidic assay to quantitatively study antibiotic diffusion through lipid membranes 

    Cama, J; Chimerel, C; Pagliara, S; Javer, A; Keyser, UF (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2014-07-07)
    With the rise in antibiotic resistance amongst pathogenic bacteria, the study of antibiotic activity and transport across cell membranes is gaining widespread importance. We present a novel, label-free microfluidic assay ...
  • Labeling of Peroxisomes for Live Cell Imaging in the Filamentous Fungus Ustilago maydis 

    Guimarães, S; Kilaru, S; Schrader, M; Schuster, M (Humana Press (Springer Imprint), 2017-04-14)
    The basidiomycete fungus Ustilago maydis has emerged as a powerful model organism to study fundamental biological processes. U. maydis shares many important features with human cells but provides the technical advantages ...
  • Labelling and Family Resemblance in the discrimination of polymorphous categories by pigeons 

    Lea, Stephen E.G.; Nicholls, Elizabeth; Ryan, Catriona M. E.; Bryant, Catherine M. L. (Springer Verlag, 2011-01)
    Two experiments examined whether pigeons discriminate polymorphous categories on the basis of a single highly predictive feature or overall similarity. In the first experiment, pigeons were trained to discriminate between ...
  • Lack of aggression and apparent altruism towards intruders in a primitive termite 

    Cooney, Feargus; Vitikainen, Emma I.K,; Marshall, Harry H.; van Rooyen, Wilmie; Smith, Robert L.; Cant, Michael A.; Goodey, Nicole (Royal Society, 2016-11-09)
    In eusocial insects, the ability to discriminate nestmates from non-nestmates is widespread and ensures that altruistic actions are directed towards kin and agonistic actions are directed towards non-relatives. Most tests ...
  • Lancet Commission on Health and Climate Change: Policy Responses to Protect Public Health 

    Watts, Nick; Adger, W. Neil; Agnolucci, Paolo; Blackstock, Jason; Byass, Peter; Cai, Wenjia; Chaytor, Sarah; Colbourn, Tim; Collins, Matthew; Cooper, Adam; Cox, Peter M.; Depledge, Joanna; Drummond, Paul; Ekins, Paul; Galaz, Victor; Grace, Delia; Graham, Hilary; Grubb, Michael; Haines, Andy; Hamilton, Ian; Hunter, Alasdair; Jiang, Xujia; Li, Moxuan; Kelman, Ilan; Liang, Lu; Lott, Melissa; Lowe, Robert; Luo, Yong; Mace, Georgina; Maslin, Mark; Nilsson, Maria; Oreszczyn, Tadj; Pye, Steve; Quinn, Tara; Svensdotter, My; Venevsky, Sergey; Warner, Koko; Xu, Bing; Yang, Jun; Yin, Yongyuan; Yu, Chaoqing; Zhang, Qiang; Gong, Peng; Montgomery, Hugh; Costello, Anthony (Elsevier, 2015)
    Executive Summary The 2015 Lancet Commission on Health and Climate Change has been formed to map out the impacts of climate change, and the necessary policy responses, in order to ensure the highest attainable standards ...
  • The Lancet Countdown: tracking progress on health and climate change. 

    Watts, N; Adger, WN; Ayeb-Karlsson, S; Bai, Y; Byass, P; Campbell-Lendrum, D; Colbourn, T; Cox, P; Davies, M; Depledge, M; Depoux, A; Dominguez-Salas, P; Drummond, P; Ekins, P; Flahault, A; Grace, D; Graham, H; Haines, A; Hamilton, I; Johnson, A; Kelman, I; Kovats, S; Liang, L; Lott, M; Lowe, R; Luo, Y; Mace, G; Maslin, M; Morrissey, K; Murray, K; Neville, T; Nilsson, M; Oreszczyn, T; Parthemore, C; Pencheon, D; Robinson, E; Schütte, S; Shumake-Guillemot, J; Vineis, P; Wilkinson, P; Wheeler, N; Xu, B; Yang, J; Yin, Y; Yu, C; Gong, P; Montgomery, H; Costello, A (Elsevier, 2016-11-14)
    The Lancet Countdown: tracking progress on health and climate change is an international, multidisciplinary research collaboration between academic institutions and practitioners across the world. It follows on from the ...
  • Land use mix and five-year mortality in later life: results from the Cognitive Function and Ageing Study 

    Wu, Yu-Tzu; Prina, A. Matthew; Jones, Andy; Matthews, FE; Brayne, Carol (Elsevier, 2015)
    This study explores the potential modifying effect of age and mediation effect of co-morbidity on the association between land use mix, a measure of neighbourhood walkability, and five-year mortality among the 2424 individuals ...
  • Landscape archaeology, heritage and the community in Devon: An oral history approach 

    Riley, Mark; Harvey, David (Routledge (Taylor & Francis Group), 2005)
    In the context of recent media, governmental, academic and popular attention and enthusiasm for debates surrounding the construction and meaning of the British countryside, this paper outlines the potential for oral history ...
  • A Landscape Cannot Be A Homeland 

    Wylie, JW (Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2016-04-17)
    What is the problem for which landscape is the answer? In this paper, I offer a response to this question, first posed at a meeting of landscape researchers in Brussels in 2011. I argue that the problem can be defined ...
  • Landscape effects on pollinator communities and pollination services in small-holder agroecosystems 

    Zou, Y; Bianchi, FJJA; Jauker, F; Xiao, H; Chen, J; Cresswell, J; Luo, S; Huang, J; Deng, X; Hou, L; van der Werf, W (Elsevier, 2017-08-01)
    Pollination by insects is key for the productivity of many fruit and non-graminous seed crops, but little is known about the response of pollinators to landscapes dominated by small-holder agriculture. Here we assess the ...
  • Landscape Narratives in Practice – Implications for Climate Change Adaptation 

    Köpsel, V; Walsh, C; Leyshon, C (Wiley, 2016-12-23)
    Research on the societal dynamics of climate change adaptation has advanced during recent years from merely focusing on technical and economic factors to taking into consideration people’s individual perspectives and ...
  • The Landscape of Leadership in Environmental Governance 

    Evans, LS; Cohen, PJ; Case, P; Hicks, CC; Prideaux, M; Mills, DJ (Springer Verlag, 2017)
    Sustainability science suggests a core set of factors that foster significant change in governance, with leaders and entrepreneurs often identified as the main instigators. Discussions of leadership in governance ...
  • Landscape organization, identity and change: territoriality and hagiography in medieval west Cornwall 

    Harvey, David (Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2000)
    From a starting point of contextualizing landscape research both socially and spatially, the need to recognize evolving ideas of territoriality and processes of territorialization in landscape studies is focused upon. The ...
  • Landslide inventories for climate impacts research in the European Alps 

    Wood, James L. N.; Harrison, Stephan; Reinhardt, Liam (Elsevier, 2015-01-01)
    Landslides present a geomorphological hazard in Alpine regions, threatening life, infrastructure and property. Here we present the development of a new regional landslide inventory (RI) for the European Alps. This database ...
  • Landslides and synoptic weather trends in the European Alps 

    Wood, J; Harrison, Stephan; Turkington, T; Reinhardt, Liam (Springer Verlag (Germany), 2016-02-27)
    Landslides present a substantial geomorphological hazard in Alpine regions and there are expectations that their frequency and magnitude will change as weather and climate change in the future. Understanding the spatial ...
  • A Last Glacial Maximum Pollen Record from Bodmin Moor Showing a Possible Cryptic Northern Refugium in Southwest England 

    Kelly, Ann; Charman, Dan J.; Newnham, Rewis, M (Wiley-Blackwell, 2010)
    A late Devensian palynological record is presented from Dozmary Pool (Bodmin Moor, southwest England), beyond the southern limit of the Last Glacial Maximum (LGM) British Ice Sheet. The pollen assemblages indicate predominantly ...
  • Lateral-flow devices to rapidly determine levels of stable Botrytis antigens in table and dessert wines 

    Dewey, FM; Steel, CC; Gurr, SJ (American Society for Enology and Viticulture (ASEV), 2013-06)
    Two commercially available Botrytis lateral-flow devices (immunochromatographic devices) were tested and compared for their ability to detect and quantify levels of a highly stable Botrytis antigen in table wines and dessert ...
  • Latest Permian chars may derive from wildfires, not coal combustion 

    Hudspith, VA; Rimmer, SM; Belcher, CM (Geological Society of America, 2014-08-28)
    The Permian-Triassic boundary extinction event was the largest biological crisis of the Phanerozoic. One of the principle triggers for the mass extinction is thought to be greenhouse warming resulting from the release of ...