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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (22): jeb203794.
Published: 18 November 2020
... causes of environmental stress, and accurately estimate the resilience of species, populations and individuals to future anthropogenic developments. Finally, I wish to finish this Commentary by rephrasing Dobzhansky's old saying from 1973: Nothing in urban ecophysiology makes sense except in its...
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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (21): jeb222133.
Published: 12 November 2020
... and is a ‘non-obligate’ air breather, meaning that, in well-aerated water it does not require air breathing to survive, but it does adopt the strategy under environmental stress ( Kramer and McClure, 1980 ). The bronze corydoras has been reported to perform social air-breathing ( Graham, 1997 ; Kramer...
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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (2): jeb212613.
Published: 27 January 2020
... of Biologists Ltd 2020 http://www.biologists.com/user-licence-1-1/ Summary: Many insects quickly enhance their cold tolerance with a plastic response called rapid cold hardening, and here we demonstrate that cultured Drosophila cells are capable of this impressive phenotype. Environmental...
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J Exp Biol (2016) 219 (7): 960–968.
Published: 01 April 2016
... populations, respectively ( Simpson et al., 1999 , 2001 ). Nutrition Eusocial species Environmental stress Stress response Anticipatory mechanism Adaptive response Metabolic rate Respiratory quotient Glycogen Triglycerides Glucose Trehalose Highlighted Article: Based...
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J Exp Biol (2015) 218 (16): 2603–2609.
Published: 01 August 2015
..., suggesting a sex-specific trade-off exists between egg size and number. Egg size/number trade-off Environmental stress Trans-generational effects Sex-specific effects Phytoseiid mites How should a female cope with food limitation during the reproductive phase? Life history theories predict...
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J Exp Biol (2015) 218 (9): 1281–1289.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Kyle K. Biggar; Kenneth B. Storey ABSTRACT Living animals are constantly faced with various environmental stresses that challenge normal life, including: oxygen limitation, very low or high temperature, as well as restriction of water and food. It has been well established that in response...
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J Exp Biol (2014) 217 (1): 84–93.
Published: 01 January 2014
... 2014 Antarctica Cold tolerance Dehydration Environmental stress Physiology Environmental stress, in the form of both biotic and abiotic stress, is one of the primary constraints governing the abundance and distribution of terrestrial arthropods. While insects on all continents...
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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (17): 3342–3349.
Published: 01 September 2013
... for 3 days. We fed them one Drosophila melanogaster each day and lightly sprayed the webs with tapwater before destroying the webs. environmental stress spiral silk properties orb webs Cyclosa mulmeinensis Cyclosa mulmeinensis is a small orb-web spider (adult body length <6...
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J Exp Biol (2010) 213 (20): 3487–3495.
Published: 15 October 2010
... of Hsp90 was stronger in S. cariosa than in S. zonata ( P <0.001). HSP land snails annual cycle aestivation arousal environmental stress Land snails are subject to annual cycles of activity and aestivation in relation to seasonal changes in temperature, humidity and water...
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J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (17): 2803–2811.
Published: 01 September 2009
... biology. cyclomorphosis environmental stress freeze tolerance Halobiotus crispae invertebrate osmoregulation tardigrade volume regulation 2009 9 6 2009 * Author for correspondence (e-mail: nmobjerg@bio.ku.dk ) References Block, W. ( 1991 ). To freeze...
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J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (14): 2237–2247.
Published: 15 July 2009
... and the lab-reared snails (see below). * Author for correspondence (e-mail: lukowiak@ucalgary.ca ) 7 5 2009 2009 Lymnaea stagnalis long-term memory sympatric predator anti-predator behaviors environmental stress We first reconfirmed our original finding( Orr et al...
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J Exp Biol (2007) 210 (20): 3571–3578.
Published: 15 October 2007
... the health properties of carotenoid pigments, carotenoid-based ornaments offer a relevant context in which to investigate the effect of environmental stress, such as ambient temperature, on the production and maintenance of secondary sexual traits and, also, to explore the proximate mechanisms shaping...
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J Exp Biol (2003) 206 (18): 3119–3124.
Published: 15 September 2003
... of withstanding extreme stress. Renal inner medullary cells of mammals that are able to tolerate many forms of extreme environmental stress provide a good example( Woo and Kwon, 2002 ; Borkan and Gullans, 2002 ),which also illustrates that in highly organized metazoans, critical parts of the stress proteome have...
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J Exp Biol (2003) 206 (14): 2517–2524.
Published: 15 July 2003
...Tamara E. English; Kenneth B. Storey SUMMARY Differential screening of cDNA libraries constructed from the foot muscle of marine snails Littorina littorea revealed several cDNAs that are upregulated during anoxia or freezing exposures, environmental stresses that are naturally endured...