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Identification and functional analysis of secreted effectors from phytoparasitic nematodes
(Springer Nature, 2016-03-21)
Background: Plant parasitic nematodes develop an intimate and long-term feeding relationship with their host plants. They induce a multi-nucleate feeding site close to the vascular bundle in the roots of their host plant ...
Polymeric gene carriers bearing pendant β-cyclodextrin: the relevance of glycoside permethylation on the “in vitro” cell response
The incorporation of cyclodextrins (CDs) to nonviral cationic polymer vectors is very attractive due to recent studies that report a clear improvement of their cytocompatibility and transfection efficiency. However, a ...
Oup accepted manuscript
(Oxford University Press (OUP), 2017-01-01)
The use of anti stretch marks’ products by women in pregnancy: a descriptive, cross-sectional survey
(Springer Nature, 2016-09-21)
Background: Stretch marks (Striae gravidarum) are a cutaneous change occurring commonly during pregnancy. A variety of products are available and promoted as ways to prevent or reduce their development, but it is not clear ...
Cohort randomised controlled trial of a multifaceted podiatry intervention for the prevention of falls in older people (the reform trial)
(Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2017-01-20)
Background Falls are a major cause of morbidity among older people. A multifaceted podiatry intervention may reduce the risk of falling. This study evaluated such an intervention. Design Pragmatic cohort randomised controlled ...
A review of phosphorus and sediment release from irish tillage soils, the methods used to quantify losses and the current state of mitigation practice
(Royal Irish Academy, 2012-01-01)
Throughout the European Union (EU), agricultural soils with high phosphorus (P) status due to surplus fertiliser input have been identified as a landscape pressure impacting on water quality. In RI:public of Ireland, ...
Going beyond fadn: the use of additional data to gain insights into extension service use across european union member states
(Research Institute of Agricultural Economics, 2016-12-01)
This paper examines the use of extension services by farm households across eight European Union (EU) Member States, exploring the type of extension service engaged with, the degree of engagement and the type of information ...