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Manipulation of the napin primary structure alters its packaging and deposition in transgenic tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum L.) seeds
Napin is a 2S storage protein found in the seeds of oilseed rape (Brassica napus L.) and related species. Using protein structural prediction programs we have identified a region in the napin proteinExpand
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Short report: serologic evidence of human ehrlichiosis in Peru.
A serosurvey for human ehrlichiosis caused by Ehrlichia chaffeensis and Anaplasma phagocytophilum was performed in different regions of Peru by using indirect immunofluorescence assays (IFAs).Expand
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Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization (FISH) Assays for Diagnosing Malaria in Endemic Areas
Malaria is a responsible for approximately 600 thousand deaths worldwide every year. Appropriate and timely treatment of malaria can prevent deaths but is dependent on accurate and rapid diagnosis ofExpand
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A silicon microfluidic ultrasonic separator
Ultrasonic standing waves can be used to generate forces on particles within a fluid. Such forces have a number of potential applications in microfluidic devices. This paper describes a device thatExpand
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Review: The impact of agricultural activities on water quality: A case for collaborative catchment-scale management using integrated wireless sensor networks
The challenge of improving water quality is a growing global concern, typified by the European Commission Water Framework Directive and the United States Clean Water Act. The main drivers of poorExpand
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A novel micromachined pump based on thick-film piezoelectric actuation
Abstract A new silicon-based micropump is described in this paper. The key element of the device is a thick-film/silicon micromachined hybrid actuator. The actuation principle relies on the flexureExpand
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Inaccurate information about lyme disease on the internet.
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Endoplasmic reticulum in developing seeds of Vicia faba
The changes in endoplasmic reticulum (ER) morphology during seed development have been followed using a thick section electron microscope technique. The tissues were stained with a zinc iodineosmiumExpand
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Cellular and subcellular distribution of saporins, type-1 ribosome-inactivating proteins, in soapwort (Saponaria officinalis L.)
Many plants contain ribosome-inactivating proteins (RIPs) which are either single enzymatically active polypeptides (type-1 RIPs) or heterodimers (type-2 RIPs) composed of an A-chain, functionallyExpand
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(ii) Flatfoot deformity: an overview
Abstract Flatfoot deformity is a common complaint with various etiologies. It causes confusion as to when and how to treat it. Unnecessary treatment is a problem, especially in asymptomatic flexibleExpand
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