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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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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Numerous host qualities can modulate parasite fitness, and among these, host nutritive resources and immunity are of prime… Expand
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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 Alpine swift (Apus melba) forages on insects caught exclusively on the wing, implying that dependent nestlings face acute… 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
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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
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2005
2005
Summary 1. Sex-biased mortality in adult vertebrates is often attributed to lower immunocompetence and higher parasite… Expand
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2004
2004
We determined the salivary flow rate in 16 healthy subjects in rest and while chewing artificial and natural foods (Parafilm… Expand
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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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1991
1991
Preface. 1. What Do I Do Now? 2. Ethics in Real Life. 3. Ethics and Critical Thinking. 4. Trust, Power, and Caring. 5. Therapy in… Expand
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