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CNTN6 mutations are risk factors for abnormal auditory sensory perception in autism spectrum disorders
Contactin genes CNTN5 and CNTN6 code for neuronal cell adhesion molecules that promote neurite outgrowth in sensory-motor neuronal pathways. Mutations of CNTN5 and CNTN6 have previously been reportedExpand
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Biogeographical history of Japanese freshwater fishes: Phylogeographic approaches and perspectives
A single merlucciid specimen (BSKU 70615, 472 mm in standard length), trawled off Hachinohe, Aomori Prefecture, Japan, was identified as Merluccius productus (Ayres, 1855) based on the followingExpand
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Diversity of nematomorph and cohabiting nematode parasites in riparian ecosystems around the Kii Peninsula, Japan
Nematomorph parasites manipulate terrestrial invertebrate hosts to seek out and enter streams, thereby deriving substantial energy subsidies to stream salmonids. Despite this potential ecologicalExpand
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CNTN 6 mutations are risk factors for abnormal auditory sensory perception in autism spectrum disorders
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Parasites and forest chronosequence: Long-term recovery of nematomorph parasites after clear-cut logging
Abstract Temporal scales at which anthropogenic disturbances affect ecosystem linkages are often unclear. The nematomorph parasites tightly link forests to stream ecosystems via manipulation of theirExpand
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Isolation and characterization of 49 polymorphic microsatellite loci in the ayu, Plecoglossus altivelis
A total of 49 novel polymorphic microsatellite markers in the ayu fish, Plecoglossus altivelis, were successfully isolated and characterized. The number of alleles per locus, observed heterozygosity,Expand
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A revised generic taxonomy for Far East Asian minnow Rhynchocypris and dace Pseudaspius
The Far East Asian dace and minnow clade Pseudaspininae of Leuciscidae sensu stricto, as recognized by molecular phylogeny, comprises three genera, viz. Oreoleuciscus, Rhynchocypris (removed fromExpand
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