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Range and severity of a plant disease increased by global warming
Climate change affects plants in natural and agricultural ecosystems throughout the world but little work has been done on the effects of climate change on plant disease epidemics. To illustrate suchExpand
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MNS16A tandem repeats minisatellite of human telomerase gene: a risk factor for colorectal cancer.
Telomerase reactivation and expression of human telomerase gene [human telomerase reverse transcriptase (hTERT)] are hallmarks of unlimited proliferation potential of cancer cells. A polymorphicExpand
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On Locating Multiple Interacting Quantitative Trait Loci in Intercross Designs
A modified version (mBIC) of the Bayesian Information Criterion (BIC) has been previously proposed for backcross designs to locate multiple interacting quantitative trait loci. In this article, weExpand
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No association of XRCC1 polymorphisms Arg194Trp and Arg399Gln with colorectal cancer risk.
BACKGROUND X-ray repair cross complementation group 1 (XRCC1) plays a key role in base excision repair. The purpose of this study was to examine the association of two genetic polymorphisms in XRCC1Expand
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Managerial telework allowance decisions – a vignette study among German managers
Managers play an important role in the implementation of telework in organizations since they frequently have final approval over employees' requests for telework arrangements. Drawing upon March'sExpand
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Circulating microRNA Signatures in Patients With Idiopathic and Postmenopausal Osteoporosis and Fragility Fractures.
CONTEXT Established bone turnover markers do not reflect fracture risk in idiopathic male and premenopausal osteoporosis and the role of microRNAs (miRNAs) in these patients is currently unclear.Expand
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Association of IGF1 and IGFBP3 polymorphisms with colorectal polyps and colorectal cancer risk
PurposeInsulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF1) is a peptide growth factor that promotes cell proliferation and inhibits apoptosis. The bioavailability of IGF1 is regulated by the insulin-like growthExpand
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Differential effects of polymorphic alleles of FGF receptor 4 on colon cancer growth and metastasis.
A gly(388)arg polymorphism (rs351855) in the transmembrane domain of the fibroblast growth factor receptor (FGFR4) is associated with increased risk, staging, and metastasis in several differentExpand
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Locating Multiple Interacting Quantitative Trait Loci Using Rank-Based Model Selection
In previous work, a modified version of the Bayesian information criterion (mBIC) was proposed to locate multiple interacting quantitative trait loci (QTL). Simulation studies and real data analysisExpand
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The impact of climate change on disease constraints on production of oilseed rape
Weather data generated for different parts of the UK under five climate change scenarios (baseline, 2020s low CO2 emissions, 2020s high emissions, 2050s low emissions, 2050s high emissions) wereExpand
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