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Genetic study reveals close link between irish and northern spanish specimens of the protected lusitanian sluggeomalacus maculosus
(Oxford University Press (OUP), 2015-05-14)
The slug Geomalacus maculosus is a prominent member of the Lusitanian fauna. As its global distribution is restricted to western Ireland and northern Iberia, it is protected under EU legislation. Nothing is known about the ...
Common polygenic variation in coeliac disease and confirmation of znf335 and nifa as disease susceptibility loci
(Springer Nature, 2015-04-29)
Coeliac disease (CD) is a chronic immune-mediated disease triggered by the ingestion of gluten. It has an estimated prevalence of approximately 1% in European populations. Specific HLA-DQA1 and HLA-DQB1 alleles are established ...
The Abbey Theatre digitization project in NUI Galway
(Taylor & Francis, 2015-12-17)
National University of Ireland, Galway and the Abbey Theatre finalized a partnership to digitize the archive of the Abbey Theatre in 2012. The partnership leverages NUI Galway’s position as a leader in theatre and digital ...
Learning resources and open access in higher education institutions in Ireland
(National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, 2015-05)
This report arises from the findings of a collaborative project led by Dr. Angelica Risquez from the Centre for Teaching and Learning in the University of Limerick. The project was funded by the National Forum for the ...
The open abdomen, indications, management and definitive closure
(Springer Nature, 2015-07-25)
The indications for Open Abdomen (OA) are generally all those situations in which is ongoing the development an intra-abdominal hypertension condition (IAH), in order to prevent the development of abdominal compartmental ...
Glycopeptide analogues of psgl-1 inhibit p-selectin in vitro and in vivo
(Springer Nature, 2015-03-31)
Blockade of P-selectin (P-sel)/PSGL-1 interactions holds significant potential for treatment of disorders of innate immunity, thrombosis and cancer. Current inhibitors remain limited due to low binding affinity or by the ...
Open versus laparoscopic cholecystectomy in acute cholecystitis. systematic review and meta-analysis
(Elsevier BV, 2015-06-01)
Learning Technologists: changing the culture or preaching to the converted?
(CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2015-01-24)
The role of a learning technologist is varied, we are involved in lots of different activities, and no two days are ever the same. We are constantly meeting and working with a variety of people, especially those of us who ...
Structure elucidation and in vitro toxicity of new azaspiracids isolated from the marine dinoflagellate azadinium poporum
(MDPI AG, 2015-10-30)
Two strains of Azadinium poporum, one from the Korean West coast and the other from the North Sea, were mass cultured for isolation of new azaspiracids. Approximately 0.9 mg of pure AZA-36 (1) and 1.3 mg of pure AZA-37 (2) ...