Scottish Oceans Institute Theses
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(University of St Andrews, 2016-06-22) - Thesis
(University of St Andrews, 2017-06-21) - ThesisMarine and coastal ecosystems are subject to diverse and increasingly intensive anthropogenic activities, making understanding cumulative effects critically important. However, accurately accounting for the cumulative ...
(University of St Andrews, 2016-11-30) - Thesis
(University of St Andrews, 2017-06-21) - ThesisHuman population growth is predicted to continue well into the 21st century, and beyond. The provision of selectively bred organisms will be an essential part of global food security. While the selective breeding of ...
(University of St Andrews, 2016-06-22) - ThesisThe ParaHox cluster is the evolutionary sister of the Hox cluster. Like the Hox cluster, the ParaHox cluster is subject to complex regulatory phenomena such as collinearity. Despite the breakup of the ParaHox cluster within ...