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The NCEP Climate Forecast System
Abstract The Climate Forecast System (CFS), the fully coupled ocean–land–atmosphere dynamical seasonal prediction system, which became operational at NCEP in August 2004, is described and evaluatedExpand
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Environmental lead exposure and its relationship to traffic density among Senegalese children: a cross-sectional study
Leaded-gasoline is probably the primary source of lead (Pb) exposure in Dakar (Senegal). The present cross sectional study was undertaken to investigate the levels of Pb in Senegalese children and toExpand
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DNA sequencing to help identify crop pests and their natural enemies in agro-ecosystems: The case of the millet head miner Heliocheilus albipunctella (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) in sub-Saharan Africa
Abstract Better knowledge of natural enemy communities and their relative contribution to biological control is needed to design ecology-based pest management in agro-ecosystems. Here, weExpand
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[Contamination by aflatoxins of local peanut oils prepared in Senegal].
Aflatoxins are mycotoxins produced by certain strains of fungus (Aspergillus) which develop in peanut seeds. Peanut oil and peanut meal are widely used in Senegal. The risk of intoxication is quiteExpand
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Haplotype diversity of Tribolium castaneum H. (Coleotera, Tenebrionidae) pest of stored millet in Senegal
In Senegal, millet occupies the most important place among the cereal crops. This cereal stocks are attacked by the Coleoptera, usch as Tribolium castaneum. This beetle attacks grains andExpand
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Effet des pratiques culturales et du contexte paysager sur l'abondance des populations de la mineuse de l'épi de mil, Heliocheilus albipunctella (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae), dans la zone de Bambey au
On s'interesse ici aux effets des pratiques agricoles et du contexte paysager sur les communautes d'arthropodes (ravageurs et ennemis naturels) dans les systemes de culture a base de cereales, aExpand
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Environmental lead exposure and its relationship to traffic density among Senegalese children: a pilot study
In Senegal, as in many developing countries, traffic density is increasing in urban areas; in Dakar more than 50% of vehicles use gasoline. Yet the extent and real magnitude of the problem hasExpand
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[Measurement and levels of aflatoxins in small-scale pressed peanut oil prepared in the Diourbel and Kaolack regions of Senegal].
Aflatoxins are mycotoxins produced by some strains of fungus (Aspergillus) which develops in peanuts seeds. Peanuts oil and past are very used up in Senegal, then the aflatoxins poisoning risk areExpand
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Étude bactériologique des rhinopharyngites purulentes de l'enfant au Sénégal
Resume Streptococcus pneumoniae, H influenzae et M catarrhalis sont les principales bacteries isoleers en portage dans le rhinopharynx en Europe. Ce travail a pour objectif d'etudier la frequence deExpand
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