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Incidence and characterisation of resistance to neonicotinoid insecticides and pymetrozine in the greenhouse whitefly, Trialeurodes vaporariorum Westwood (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae)
BACKGROUND: Trialeurodes vaporariorum (Westwood), also known as the greenhouse whitefly, is a serious pest of protected vegetable and ornamental crops inmost temperate regions of the world. Neonicotinoid insecticides are ...
Adaptation to increasing severity of phoma stem canker on winter oilseed rape in the UK under climate change
Various adaptation strategies are available that will minimize or negate predicted climate change-related increases in yield loss from phoma stem canker in UK winter oilseed rape (OSR) production. A number of forecasts for ...
Physical activity and mental health in a student population
Aims: The present study investigates the association between physical activity and mental health in an undergraduate university population based in the United Kingdom. Method: One hundred students completed questionnaires ...
The role of vehicle-nanoparticle interactions in topical drug delivery
Loading 'difficult to deliver' therapeutic agents into lipid nanoparticles (LN) is an attractive means to administer them to the skin. However, employing colloidal carriers to administer therapeutic agents from semi-solid ...
Physiologic profile of professional cricketers
This study aims to provide a physiologic profile of professional cricketers and note positional differences at the start of the 2007/08 competitive season. Fifteen participants (9 bowlers, 6 batsmen) aged 25.0 +/- 5.0 years ...
Clinical Psychology in South Africa