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  • Arctic seals as tracers of environmental and ecological change 

    de la Vega, Camille; Mahaffey, Claire; Tuerena, Robyn E.; Yurkowski, David J.; Ferguson, Steven H.; Stenson, Garry B.; Nordøy, Erling S.; Haug, Tore; Biuw, Martin; Smout, Sophie; Hopkins, Jo; Tagliabue, Alessandro; Jeffreys, Rachel M. (2020-11-12) - Journal article
    Knowledge of species trophic position (TP) is an essential component of ecosystem management. Determining TP from stable nitrogen isotopes (δ15N) in predators requires understanding how these tracers vary across environments ...
  • Comparison of ePlex respiratory pathogen panel with laboratory-developed real-time PCR assays for detection of respiratory pathogens 

    Nijhuis, R. H.T.; Guerendiain, D.; Claas, E. C.J.; Templeton, K. E. (2017-06) - Journal article
    Infections of the respiratory tract can be caused by a diversity of pathogens, both viral and bacterial. Rapid microbiological diagnosis ensures appropriate antimicrobial therapy as well as effective implementation of ...
  • Comprehensive molecular testing for respiratory pathogens in community-acquired pneumonia 

    Gadsby , NJ; Russell , CD; McHugh, Martin Patrick; Mark , H; Conway Morris, A; Laurenson , IF; Hill , AT; Templeton , KE (2016-04-01) - Journal article
    Background. The frequent lack of a microbiological diagnosis in community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) impairs pathogen-directed antimicrobial therapy. This study assessed the use of comprehensive multibacterial, multiviral ...
  • Multicenter evaluation of the QIAstat-Dx® Respiratory Panel V2 for the detection of viral and bacterial respiratory pathogens 

    Boers, Stefan A.; Melchers, Willem J.G.; Peters, Cas J.A.; Toonen, Marga; McHugh, Martin P.; Templeton, Kate E.; Claas, Eric C.J. (2020-05-26) - Journal article
    QIAstat-Dx Respiratory Panel V2 (RP) is a novel molecular-method-based syndromic test for the simultaneous and rapid (∼70-min) detection of 18 viral and 3 bacterial pathogens causing respiratory infections. This report ...
  • The CHEOPS mission 

    Benz, W.; Broeg, C.; Fortier, A.; Rando, N.; Beck, T.; Beck, M.; Queloz, D.; Ehrenreich, D.; Maxted, P. F. L.; Isaak, K. G.; Billot, N.; Alibert, Y.; Alonso, R.; António, C.; Asquier, J.; Bandy, T.; Bárczy, T.; Barrado, D.; Barros, S. C. C.; Baumjohann, W.; Bekkelien, A.; Bergomi, M.; Biondi, F.; Bonfils, X.; Borsato, L.; Brandeker, A.; Busch, M.-D.; Cabrera, J.; Cessa, V.; Charnoz, S.; Chazelas, B.; Collier Cameron, A.; Corral Van Damme, C.; Cortes, D.; Davies, M. B.; Deleuil, M.; Deline, A.; Delrez, L.; Demangeon, O.; Demory, B. O.; Erikson, A.; Farinato, J.; Fossati, L.; Fridlund, M.; Futyan, D.; Gandolfi, D.; Garcia Munoz, A.; Gillon, M.; Guterman, P.; Gutierrez, A.; Hasiba, J.; Heng, K.; Hernandez, E.; Hoyer, S.; Kiss, L. L.; Kovacs, Z.; Kuntzer, T.; Laskar, J.; Lecavelier des Etangs, A.; Lendl, M.; López, A.; Lora, I.; Lovis, C.; Lüftinger, T.; Magrin, D.; Malvasio, L.; Marafatto, L.; Michaelis, H.; de Miguel, D.; Modrego, D.; Munari, M.; Nascimbeni, V.; Olofsson, G.; Ottacher, H.; Ottensamer, R.; Pagano, I.; Palacios, R.; Pallé, E.; Peter, G.; Piazza, D.; Piotto, G.; Pizarro, A.; Pollaco, D.; Ragazzoni, R.; Ratti, F.; Rauer, H.; Ribas, I.; Rieder, M.; Rohlfs, R.; Safa, F.; Salatti, M.; Santos, N. C.; Scandariato, G.; Ségransan, D.; Simon, A. E.; Smith, A. M. S.; Sordet, M.; Sousa, S. G.; Steller, M.; Szabó, G. M.; Szoke, J.; Thomas, N.; Tschentscher, M.; Udry, S.; Van Grootel, V.; Viotto, V.; Walter, I.; Walton, N. A.; Wildi, F.; Wolter, D. (2020-11-05) - Journal article
    The CHaracterising ExOPlanet Satellite (CHEOPS) was selected on October 19, 2012, as the first small mission (S-mission) in the ESA Science Programme and successfully launched on December 18, 2019, as a secondary passenger ...

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