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Travelling to work: will people move out of their cars?
Recent years have seen a huge rise in the levels of car ownership. The numbers of journeys made and kilometers traveled by car are increasing. Increased road transport affects health in a number of ways, including road ...
Development of phoma lesions on oilseed rape leaves inoculated with ascospores of A-group or B-group Leptosphaeria maculans (stem canker) at different temperatures and wetness durations
In controlled-environment experiments, ascospores of both A-group and B-group Leptosphaeria maculans were able to infect leaves of oilseed rape and produce phoma leaf spot lesions at temperatures from 5 to 20 degreesC and ...
Effects of temperature on germination and hyphal growth from ascospores of A-group and B-group Leptosphaeria maculans (phoma stem canker of oilseed rape)
Ascospores of both A-group and B-group Leptosphaeria maculans germinated at temperatures from 5-20degreesC on distilled water agar or detached oilseed rape leaves. After 2 h of incubation on water agar, some A-group ...
P-419: Phospholipase C isoforms and differentiation state of cultured human Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells.
Phospholipase C (PLC) plays an important role in cellular signalling. A number of isoforms of PLC exist; PLCγ1 is highly expressed in fetal and neoplastic tissue, while PLCδ1 is present in large amounts in differentiated ...
European Policy on Food Safety : Comments and suggestions on the White Paper on Food Safety
The paper provides a summary of the report written for the European Parliament's Science and Technology Options Assessment (STOA) Programme, as a response to the Commission's 2000 Food Safety White Paper. The White Paper ...
Opto-thermal measurement of barrier cream residence time on skin in-vivo
We report the non-invasive opto-thermal measurement of the residence time of a barrier cream on in-vivo skin. These measurements revealed an approximately exponential decrease of cream layer thickness with a 1/e disappearance ...
Construing the unthinkable
Changes and challenges in crop science research
(Fudan University Press, 2001)
Development of an online pesticide information system for Chile : Final report to Syngenta Chile
(University of Hertfordshire, 2001)
Report describes an online software package that provides farmers and growers with a quick and visual way of identifying the most effective and environmentally safe pestciide product. The system was designed to help (a) ...