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Effect of Thyroid Gland on the Cultivation of Amœba proteus
A PRELIMINARY study of the effects of thyroid gland tablets on Amœba proteus, placed singly or in bulk in hollowed-out glass squares, having been made without any definite results, the whole of theExpand
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Water Snails and Liver Flukes
REFERENCE to “The Life-History of the Liver Fluke,” by A. P. Thomas (Q.J.M.S., 23, 1883), or indeed to almost any text-book in zoology, will show Mr. Stelfox that in order to become infected it isExpand
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Dispersal of Amœba proteus
IT is well known that encysted amœbæ of various species can withstand complete desiccation and so be dispersed to a new environment; but not until recently has this possibility been tested out onExpand
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Murex from the Red Sea
IN the early months of 1951, Sir John Graham Kerr collected some three hundred Murex tribulus shells on the western shore of the Great Bitter Lake south of the village of Fayid. It will be rememberedExpand
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Some New Observations on the Development of the Proteus Group of Amoebae
FOR no member of the proteus group of Amoebae is there any published account of what takes place between the hatching of the spore and the attainment of adult size. (Throughout this communicationExpand
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Aquarium Cultures for Biological Teaching.
THE increase in the number of students in biology during the last few years has created a demand for large quantities of such animal types as Amœba, Actinosphærium, brown Hydra, and Daphnia. It isExpand
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CHEMICAL CONTROL OF FERTILE SPARTINA TOWNSENDII (S.L.) ON THE CHESHIRE SHORE OF THE DEE ESTUARY I. FIELD TRIALS ON SPARTINA SWARD
Summary. Trials with dalapon, paraquat and fenuron in 1963 and 1964, and with bromacil and amitrole-T in 1964, were carried out on mature Spartina sward. Dalapon, paraquat and fenuron all gaveExpand
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CHEMICAL CONTROL OF FERTILE SPARTINA TOWNSENDII (S.L.) ON THE CHESHIRE SHORE OF THE DEE ESTUARY
Summary. Chemical assay of paraquat in Spartina plants treated in the field in 1964 showed that it had been translocated into the underground system both in plants which continued shoot growth afterExpand
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Abnormal Crystals in Amoeba lescherae
FOR the elucidation of a problem that I was investigating, it was necessary for me to have the developmental stages of Amoeba lescherae. A quick method of obtaining these is to use material from aExpand