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Insect Attack and Wounding Induce Traumatic Resin Duct Development and Gene Expression of (—)-Pinene Synthase in Sitka Spruce1
Conifers possess inducible terpenoid defense systems. These systems are associated with the formation of traumatic resin ducts (TRD) and are underpinned by enhanced gene expression and activity ofExpand
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Bioethics for clinicians: 18. Aboriginal cultures.
Although philosophies and practices analogous to bioethics exist in Aboriginal cultures, the terms and categorical distinctions of "ethics" and "bioethics" do not generally exist. In this article weExpand
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Heat-stress effects on reproduction and seed set in Linum usitatissimum L. (flax)
Heat stress can detrimentally affect the reproductive capacity of many plants. The effect of a 7 or 14 d heat stress on flowering, seed set, pollen viability and germinability of flax (LinumExpand
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Missing the Subcellular Target: A Mechanism of Eukaryotic Gene Evolution
Gene duplication is a critical force in genome evolution. By serving as the raw material for new genetic functions, duplications are believed to lead to the evolution of new genes and geneticExpand
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Peripheral plasma concentrations of pregnenolone sulphate, pregnenolone, progesterone and 20 alpha-hydroxy-4-pregnen-3-one in ewes throughout the oestrous cycle.
Pregnenolone sulphate, pregnenolone, progesterone and 20 alpha-hydroxy-4-pregnen-3-one concentrations in peripheral plasma of normal cyclic ewes were measured by radioimmunoassay. The concentrationsExpand
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Student Nurses’ Perceptions of Alternative and Allopathic Medicine
This exploratory study of student nurses is based on the results of the responses to one question on an open-ended questionnaire: How would you define the relationship between alternative medicineExpand
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Evaluating the rehabilitation process: An example with the blind
The research methods presented here were developed for the evaluation of the CBRC (Central Blind Rehabilitation Center) at Hines. These methods are applicable to the evaluation of other blindExpand
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Idiopathic edema.
This article describes idiopathic edema, alias fluid retention syndrome, cyclical edema, or orthostatic edema. It occurs solely in women in the absence of any currently recognized cause and itsExpand
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Remote Field Control and Support Strategy - Umbilicals versus Control Buoys
This paper addresses the latest developments in remote field control strategy and focuses on long distance umbilical control versus the use of a control buoy located over the field. The paperExpand
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