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Melba

 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Major life history traits, such as fecundity and survival, have been consistently demonstrated to covary positively in nature… Expand
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2008
2008
Gliding zooflagellates previously misidentified as Ancyromonas sigmoides, Metopion or Heteromita constitute a new genus… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Numerous host qualities can modulate parasite fitness, and among these, host nutritive resources and immunity are of prime… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
One hypothesis for the maintenance of genetic variation states that alternative genotypes are adapted to different environmental… Expand
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2007
2007
The production of a sufficient amount of saliva is indispensable for good chewing. In the present study, we examined the… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The urge to swallow food could be triggered by a threshold level in both food particle size and lubrication of the food bolus… Expand
2005
2005
Summary 1. Sex-biased mortality in adult vertebrates is often attributed to lower immunocompetence and higher parasite… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We determined the salivary flow rate in 16 healthy subjects in rest and while chewing artificial and natural foods (Parafilm… Expand
2004
2004
The hypothesis that developmental instability is a cost of developmental plasticity is explored using the alpine swift (Apus… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Development plasticity is a common evolutionary and phenotypic response to poor growth condition, in particular in organisms with… Expand
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