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Using the implicit association test and the implicit relational assessment procedure to measure attitudes toward meat and vegetables in vegetarians and meat-eaters
(Springer Nature, 2010-04-01)
The current study aimed to assess the implicit attitudes of vegetarians and non-vegetarians towards meat and vegetables, using the Implicit Association Test (IAT) and the Implicit Relational Assessment Procedure (IRAP). ...
Phthalocyanine photosensitizers as contrast agents for in vivo photoacoustic tumor imaging
(The Optical Society, 2015-01-26)
Genetic loci controlling carotenoid biosynthesis in diverse tropical maize lines
(Genetics Society of America, 2018-01-29)
The discovery and use of genetic markers associated with carotenoid levels can help to exploit the genetic potential of maize for provitamin A accumulation more effectively. Provitamin A carotenoids are classes of carotenoids ...
Swimming against the tide: outward staffing flows from multinational subsidiaries
Meeting the needs of visually impaired people living in lifetime homes
(Informa UK Limited, 2016-04-02)
This article explores perceptions on the suitability and effectiveness of Lifetime Homes standards (LTHS) for those with visual impairment in Northern Ireland. LTHS are a series of mandatory United Kingdom public-sector ...
Automated estimation of collagen fibre dispersion in the dermis and its contribution to the anisotropic behaviour of skin
(Springer Nature, 2012-03-17)
Collagen fibres play an important role in the mechanical behaviour of many soft tissues. Modelling of such tissues now often incorporates a collagen fibre distribution. However, the availability of accurate structural data ...
Contribution of isoprene oxidation products to marine aerosol over the north-east atlantic
(Hindawi Limited, 2010-01-01)
Secondary organic aerosol (SOA) formation through isoprene oxidation was investigated with the regional-scale climate model REMOTE. The applied modeling scheme includes a treatment for marine primary organic aerosol ...
Seamounts in a restless ocean: response of passive tracers to sub-tidal flow variability
The action of sub-tidal oceanic flow impinging on an isolated seamount, and its consequences for biological tracer patterns, was assessed using a three-dimensional ocean circulation model. Passive tracers released above ...
Comparison of acceptance and distraction strategies in coping with experimentally induced pain
(Dove Medical Press Ltd., 2015-03-01)
Background: This study compared an acceptance-based strategy with a control-based strategy (distraction) in terms of the ability of participants to tolerate a painful stimulus, across two experiments. In addition, participants ...
Core entrepreneurial competencies and their interdependencies: insights from a study of irish and iranian entrepreneurs, university students and academics
(Springer Nature, 2016-03-19)
The purpose of this paper is to advance our understanding of core entrepreneurial competencies and their interdependencies. Developing entrepreneurial competencies is increasingly seen as important to foster entrepreneurship. ...