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  • The 2014-2017 outburst of the young star ASASSN-13db. A time-resolved picture of a very low-mass star between EXors and FUors 

    Sicilia-Aguilar, A.; Oprandi, A.; Froebrich, D.; Fang, M.; Prieto, J. L.; Stanek, K.; Scholz, A.; Kochanek, C. S.; Henning, Th.; Gredel, R.; Holoien, T. W.-S.; Rabus, M.; Shappee, B. J.; Billington, S. J.; Campbell-White, J.; Zegmott, T. J. (2017-08-04) - Journal article
    Context. ASASSN-13db is a M5-type star with a protoplanetary disk, the lowest mass star known to experience accretion outbursts. Since its discovery in 2013, it has experienced two outbursts, the second of which started ...
  • 3D camouflage : exploiting photons to conceal form 

    Penacchio, Olivier; Lovell, Paul George; Cuthill, Innes; Ruxton, Graeme Douglas; Harris, Julie (2015-10) - Journal article
    Many animals have a gradation of body color, termed countershading, where the areas that are typically exposed to more light are darker. One hypothesis is that this patterning enhances visual camouflage by making the retinal ...
  • 3D printing the pterygopalatine fossa : a negative space model of a complex structure 

    Bannon, Ross; Parihar, Shivani; Skarparis, Yiannis; Varsou, Ourania; Cezayirli, Enis (2017-08-30) - Journal article
    Purpose : The pterygopalatine fossa is one of the most complex anatomical regions to understand. It is poorly visualized in cadaveric dissection and most textbooks rely on schematic depictions. We describe our approach to ...
  • 5-hydroxymethylcytosine marks promoters in colon that resist DNA hypermethylation in cancer 

    Uribe-Lewis, Santiago; Stark, Rory; Carroll, Thomas; Dunning, Mark J.; Bachman, Martin; Ito, Yoko; Stojic, Lovorka; Halim, Silvia; Vowler, Sarah L.; Lynch, Andy G.; Delatte, Benjamin; de Bony, Eric J.; Colin, Laurence; Defrance, Matthieu; Krueger, Felix; Silva, Ana Luisa; ten Hoopen, Rogier; Ibrahim, Ashraf E.K.; Fuks, François; Murrell, Adele (2015-04-01) - Journal article
    Background : The discovery of cytosine hydroxymethylation (5hmC) as a mechanism that potentially controls DNA methylation changes typical of neoplasia prompted us to investigate its behaviour in colon cancer. 5hmC is ...
  • Absence of molybdenum isotope fractionation during magmatic differentiation at Hekla volcano, Iceland 

    Yang, J.; Siebert, C.; Barling, J.; Savage, P.; Liang, Y.-H.; Halliday, A.N. (2015-08-01) - Journal article
    This study investigates the behaviour of molybdenum (Mo) isotopes during magmatic differentiation. Molybdenum isotope compositions, as well as concentrations of rare earth elements and a selection of trace elements, have ...
  • The ACER pollen and charcoal database : a global resource to document vegetation and fire response to abrupt climate changes during the last glacial period 

    Sánchez Goñi, M. F.; Desprat, S.; Daniau, A.-L.; Bassinot, F. C.; Polanco-Martínez, J. M.; Harrison, S. P.; Allen, J. R. M.; Anderson, R. S.; Behling, H.; Bonnefille, R.; Burjachs, F.; Carrión, J. S.; Cheddadi, R.; Clark, J. S.; Combourieu-Nebout, N.; Courtney Mustaphi, Colin J.; Debusk, G. H.; Dupont, L. M.; Finch, J. M.; Fletcher, W. J.; Giardini, M.; González, C.; Gosling, W. D.; Grigg, L. D.; Grimm, E. C.; Hayashi, R.; Helmens, K.; Heusser, L. E.; Hill, T.; Hope, G.; Huntley, B.; Igarashi, Y.; Irino, T.; Jacobs, B.; Jiménez-Moreno, G.; Kawai, S.; Kershaw, A. P.; Kumon, F.; Lawson, I. T.; Ledru, M.-P.; Lézine, A.-M.; Liew, P. M.; Magri, D.; Marchant, R.; Margari, V.; Mayle, F. E.; McKenzie, G. M.; Moss, P.; Müller, S.; Müller, U. C.; Naughton, F.; Newnham, R. M.; Oba, T.; Pérez-Obiol, R.; Pini, R.; Ravazzi, C.; Roucoux, K. H.; Rucina, S. M.; Scott, L.; Takahara, H.; Tzedakis, P. C.; Urrego, D. H.; van Geel, B.; Valencia, B. G.; Vandergoes, M. J.; Vincens, A.; Whitlock, C. L.; Willard, D. A.; Yamamoto, M. (2017-09-11) - Journal article
    Quaternary records provide an opportunity to examine the nature of the vegetation and fire responses to rapid past climate changes comparable in velocity and magnitude to those expected in the 21st-century. The best ...
  • Active drumming experience increases infants' sensitivity to audiovisual synchrony during observed drumming actions 

    Gerson, Sarah; Schiavio, Andrea; Timmers, Renee; Hunnius, Sabine (2015-06-25) - Journal article
    In the current study, we examined the role of active experience on sensitivity to multisensory synchrony in six-month-old infants in a musical context. In the first of two experiments, we trained infants to produce a novel ...
  • Adaptive sequence evolution is driven by biotic stress in a pair of orchid species (Dactylorhiza) with distinct ecological optima 

    Balao, Francisco; Trucchi, Emiliano; Wolfe, Thomas; Hao, Bao-Hai; Lorenzo, Maria Teresa; Baar, Juliane; Sedman, Laura; Kosiol, Carolin; Amman, Fabian; Chase, Mark W.; Hedrén, Mikael; Paun, Ovidiu (2017-07-04) - Journal article
    The orchid family is the largest in the angiosperms, but little is known about the molecular basis of the significant variation they exhibit. We investigate here the transcriptomic divergence between two European terrestrial ...
  • Adult dental anxiety : recent assessment approaches and psychological management in a dental practice setting 

    Humphris, Gerald Michael; Spyt, James; Herbison, Alice; Kelsey, Tom (2016-05) - Journal article
    Dental Anxiety of patients is a common feature of the everyday experience of dental practice. This article advocates the use of regular assessment of this psychological construct to assist in patient management. Various ...
  • The ambient hydration of the aluminophosphate JDF-2 to AlPO-53(A) : insights from NMR crystallography 

    Dawson, Daniel M.; Walton, Richard I.; Wimperis, Stephen; Ashbrook, Sharon E. (2017-02-06) - Journal article
    The aluminophosphate (AlPO), JDF-2 is prepared hydrothermally with methylammonium hydroxide (MAH+ HO–, MAH+ = CH3NH3+), giving rise to a microporous AEN-type framework with occluded MAH+ and extra framework (Al-bound) HO–. ...
  • Analysis of human mobility patterns from GPS trajectories and contextual information 

    Sila-Nowicka, Katarzyna; Vandrol, Jan; Oshan, Taylor Matthew; Long, Jed; Demsar, Urska; Fotheringham, Stewart (2015-10-30) - Journal article
    Human mobility is important for understanding the evolution of size and structure of urban areas, the spatial distribution of facilities, and the provision of transportation services. Until recently, exploring human mobility ...
  • Animal Counting Toolkit : a practical guide to small-boat surveys for estimating abundance of coastal marine mammals 

    Williams, Rob; Ashe, Erin Elizabeth; Gaut, Katie; Gryba, Rowenna; Moore, Jeffrey E.; Rexstad, Eric; Sandilands, Doug; Steventon, Justin; Reeves, Randall (2017-08-10) - Journal article
    Small cetaceans (dolphins and porpoises) face serious anthropogenic threats in coastal habitats. These include bycatch in fisheries; exposure to noise, plastic and chemical pollution; disturbance from boaters; and climate ...
  • Appraising the relevance of DNA copy number loss and gain in prostate cancer using whole genome DNA sequence data 

    Camacho, Niedzica; Van Loo, Peter; Edwards, Sandra; Kay, Jonathan D.; Matthews, Lucy; Haase, Kerstin; Clark, Jeremy; Dennis, Nening; Thomas, Sarah; Kremeyer, Barbara; Zamora, Jorge; Butler, Adam P.; Gundem, Gunes; Merson, Sue; Luxton, Hayley; Hawkins, Steve; Ghori, Mohammed; Marsden, Luke; Lambert, Adam; Karaszi, Katalin; Pelvender, Gill; Massie, Charlie E.; Kote-Jarai, ZSofia; Raine, Keiran; Jones, David; Howat, William J.; Hazell, Steven; Livni, Naomi; Fisher, Cyril; Ogden, Christopher; Kumar, Pardeep; Thompson, Alan; Nicol, David; Mayer, Erik; Dudderidge, Tim; Yu, Yongwei; Zhang, Hongwei; Shah, Nimish C.; Gnanapragasam, Vincent J.; Group, The CRUK-ICGC Prostate; Isaacs, William; Visakorpi, Tapio; Hamdy, Freddie; Berney, Dan; Verrill, Clare; Warren, Anne Y.; Wedge, David C.; Lynch, Andrew G.; Foster, Christopher S.; Lu, Yong Jie; Bova, G. Steven; Whitaker, Hayley C.; McDermott, Ultan; Neal, David E.; Eeles, Rosalind; Cooper, Colin S.; Brewer, Daniel S. (2017-09-25) - Journal article
    A variety of models have been proposed to explain regions of recurrent somatic copy number alteration (SCNA) in human cancer. Our study employs Whole Genome DNA Sequence (WGS) data from tumor samples (n = 103) to comprehensively ...
  • Are retail outlets complying with national legislation to protect children from exposure to tobacco displays at point of sale? : Results from the first compliance study in the UK 

    Eadie, Douglas; Stead, Martine; MacKintosh, Anne Marie; Murray, Susan; Best, Catherine; Pearce, Jamie; Tisch, Catherine; van der Sluijs, Winfried; Amos, Amanda; MacGregor, Andy; Haw, Sally (2016-03-28) - Journal article
    BACKGROUND: From April 6th 2015, all small shops in the UK were required to cover up tobacco products at point of sale (POS) to protect children from exposure. As part of a larger 5-year study to measure the impact of the ...
  • Are the sublimation thermodynamics of organic molecules predictable? 

    McDonagh, James L.; Palmer, David S.; van Mourik, Tanja; Mitchell, John B. O. (2016-11-28) - Journal article
    We compare a range of computational methods for the prediction of sublimation thermodynamics (enthalpy, entropy and free energy of sublimation). These include a model from theoretical chemistry that utilizes crystal lattice ...
  • Aryloxide-facilitated catalyst turnover in enantioselective α,β-unsaturated acyl ammonium catalysis 

    Matviitsuk, Anastassia; Greenhalgh, Mark; Barrios Antunez, Diego; Slawin, Alexandra; Smith, Andrew David (2017-08-25) - Journal article
    A new general concept for α,β-unsaturated acyl ammonium catalysis is reported that uses p-nitrophenoxide release from an α,β-unsaturated p-nitrophenyl ester substrate to facilitate catalyst turnover. This method was used ...
  • Assessing the psychometric and ecometric properties of neighbourhood scales using adolescent survey data from urban and rural Scotland 

    Martin, Gina; Inchley, Joanna; Humphris, Gerry; Currie, Candace (2017-03-28) - Journal article
    Background:  Despite the well-established need for specific measurement instruments to examine the relationship between neighborhood conditions and adolescent well-being outcomes, few studies have developed scales to measure ...
  • An assessment of the population of cotton-top tamarins (Saguinus oedipus) and their habitat in Colombia 

    Savage, Anne; Thomas, Len; Feilen, Katie L.; Kidney, Darren; Soto, Luis H.; Pearson, Mackenzie; Medina, Felix S.; Emeris, German; Guillen, Rosamira R. (2016-12-28) - Journal article
    Numerous animals have declining populations due to habitat loss, illegal wildlife trade, and climate change. The cotton-top tamarin (Saguinus oedipus) is a Critically Endangered primate species, endemic to northwest Colombia, ...
  • Automatic generation of generalised regular factorial designs 

    Kobilinsky, André; Monod, Hervé; Bailey, R. A. (2017-09) - Journal article
    The R package planor enables the user to search for, and construct, factorial designs satisfying given conditions. The user specifies the factors and their numbers of levels, the factorial terms which are assumed to be ...
  • Barriers and enablers to diabetic retinopathy screening attendance: protocol for a systematic review 

    Graham-Rowe, Ella; Lorencatto, Fabiana; Lawrenson, John G.; Burr, Jennifer; Grimshaw, Jeremy M.; Ivers, Noah M.; Peto, Tunde; Bunce, Catey; Francis, Jill J.; WIDeR-EyeS Project team (2016-08-11) - Journal article
    Background : Diabetic retinopathy is a serious complication of diabetes which, if left untreated, can result in blindness. Population screening among people with diabetes has been shown to be clinically effective; however, ...