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(Public Library of ScienceDepartment of Biological SciencesCollege of Arts and Sciences, 1/2/2015)Most of the reproductive modes of frogs include an exotrophic tadpole, but a number of taxa have some form of endotrophic development that lacks a feeding tadpole stage. The dicroglossid frog genus Limnonectes ranges from ...
The role of demography and markets in determining deforestation rates near Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar. (Public Library of ScienceDepartment of Biological SciencesDepartment of Agricultural EconomicsCollege of Arts and SciencesCollege of Agriculture and Life Sciences, 6/17/2009)The highland forests of Madagascar are home to some of the world's most unique and diverse flora and fauna and to some of its poorest people. This juxtaposition of poverty and biodiversity is continually reinforced by rapid ...
The site specific demethylation in the 5'-regulatory area of NMDA receptor 2B subunit gene associated with CIE-induced up-regulation of transcription. (Public Library of ScienceDepartment of Biological SciencesCollege of Arts and Sciences, 1/20/2010)BACKGROUND: The NMDA receptor represents a particularly important site of ethanol action in the CNS. We recently reported that NMDA receptor 2B (NR2B) gene expression was persistently up-regulated following chronic ...
(Public Library of ScienceDepartment of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology and Plant PathologyDepartment of Plant and Soil SciencesDepartment of Biological SciencesCollege of Veterinary MedicineCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesCollege of Arts and SciencesInstitute for Genomics, Biocomputing and BiotechnologyBost Extension Center, 1/10/2012)