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J Exp Biol (2022) 225 (8): jeb243372.
Published: 22 April 2022
... of functional trade-offs (i.e. improvement in one trait comes at the expense of another trait) or alternatively may reflect the intrinsic quality of an organism (i.e. some individuals are simply better overall performers than others). There is evidence for both ideas in the literature, suggesting...
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J Exp Biol (2022) 225 (Suppl_1): jeb243351.
Published: 8 March 2022
...Jerry F. Husak; Simon P. Lailvaux ABSTRACT Phenotypic trade-offs are inevitable in nature, but the mechanisms driving them are poorly understood. Movement and oxygen are essential to all animals, and as such, the common ancestor to all living animals passed on mechanisms to acquire oxygen...
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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (22): jeb243242.
Published: 26 November 2021
... contributed to low nesting rates of bees exposed to constant low temperatures. Females from that group that were able to nest had fewer, larger offspring with high viability, suggesting a trade-off. Interestingly, offspring of bees exposed to fluctuating low temperatures were more likely to enter diapause...
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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (20): jeb242203.
Published: 21 October 2021
.... Therefore, TH production may become costly when environmental iodine availability is low. This may yield a trade-off for breeding females between allocating the hormones to self or to their eggs, potentially to the extent that it even influences the number of laid eggs. In this study, we investigated...
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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (12): jeb242465.
Published: 18 June 2021
... , 20160445 10.1098/rstb.2016.0445 Velando , A. , Noguera , J. C. , da Silva , A. and Kim , S.-Y. ( 2019 ). Redox-regulation and life-history trade-offs: scavenging mitochondrial ROS improves growth in a wild bird . Sci. Rep. 9 , 2203 . 10.1038/s41598-019-38535-5 Von...
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J Exp Biol (2021) 224 (7): jeb240994.
Published: 6 April 2021
...Sean W. Deery; Julie E. Rej; Daniel Haro; Alex. R. Gunderson ABSTRACT Heat tolerance plasticity is predicted to be an important buffer against global warming. Nonetheless, basal heat tolerance often correlates negatively with tolerance plasticity (‘trade-off hypothesis’), a constraint that could...
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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (21): jeb226688.
Published: 10 November 2020
... maternal effects; mothers may regulate yolk thyroid hormone by regulating the concentration of the active form of the hormone in the circulation. Maternal hormones Maternal effects Thyroxine Triiodothyronine Trade-offs Birds Maternal effects are the non-genetic influences of a mother...
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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (20): jeb232132.
Published: 16 October 2020
...Andrew Z. Wang; Jerry F. Husak ABSTRACT Limited resources must be partitioned among traits that enhance fitness. Although survival-related traits often trade off with reproduction, survival-related traits themselves may trade off with each other under energy limitations. Whole-organism performance...
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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (17): jeb219386.
Published: 1 September 2020
... trade-off when resource allocation to one trait occurs at the expense of another, also producing potential transgenerational effects in the offspring. We evaluated whether concerted challenges, in the form of an immune inoculum against inactivated Salmonella enteritidis (immune challenge, ICH...
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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (13): jeb216309.
Published: 13 July 2020
...Marina Giacomin; John O. Onukwufor; Patricia M. Schulte; Chris M. Wood ABSTRACT The osmorespiratory compromise is a physiological trade-off between the characteristics of the gill that promote respiratory gas exchange and those that limit passive flux of ions and water with the environment...
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J Exp Biol (2020) 223 (6): jeb219659.
Published: 20 March 2020
... were studied in detail, individual-level consequences of cohort splitting are still rather overlooked. Life history theory predicts that considerably increased growth and developmental rates should be traded off against other costly life history traits. However, it is not clear whether one should...
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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (19): jeb206599.
Published: 3 October 2019
...Marina Giacomin; Heather J. Bryant; Adalberto L. Val; Patricia M. Schulte; Chris M. Wood ABSTRACT The characteristics of the fish gill that maximize gas exchange are the same that promote diffusion of ions and water to and from the environment; therefore, physiological trade-offs are likely...
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J Exp Biol (2018) 221 (13): jeb163873.
Published: 1 July 2018
... in overwintering ectotherms, but can we predict how changing winters will modify immunity and its role in winter survival? Winter Climate change Trade-offs Immune system Host–parasite interaction Ectothermic animals (see Glossary) face many challenges under climate change, including shifts...
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J Exp Biol (2018) 221 (8): jeb168039.
Published: 13 April 2018
....   Richards , A. P.   Farrell and C. J.   Brauner ), pp. 26 - 79 . San Diego, CA : Elsevier . Chapman , L. , Albert , J. and Galis , F. ( 2008 ). Developmental plasticity, genetic differentiation, and hypoxia-induced trade-offs in an African cichlid fish . Open Evol. J.   2...
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J Exp Biol (2017) 220 (21): 3896–3907.
Published: 1 November 2017
... suited for feeding in aquatic versus terrestrial environments. We hypothesize that differences in hyobranchial morphology result in functional trade-offs in feeding performance. We predict that semi-aquatic and aquatic salamandrids with hyobranchial morphology suited for aquatic feeding will have lower...
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J Exp Biol (2016) 219 (10): 1542–1551.
Published: 15 May 2016
... to constrain immune responses in mice. BMR Blood parameters Artificial selection Humoral response Immunosuppression Trade-offs Studies on energy balance are based on the assumption that the available resources, most notably energy, are limited. These limitations are therefore assumed...
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J Exp Biol (2016) 219 (5): 686–694.
Published: 1 March 2016
... acclimation to acute conditions. These responses were, however, associated with trade-offs in feeding activity, with oysters that experienced elevated temperatures showing reduced energy gain. Recent thermal history, therefore, seems to rapidly invoke physiological mechanisms that enhance survival of short...
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J Exp Biol (2014) 217 (6): 859–865.
Published: 15 March 2014
... speed is a cost of rapid growth in anuran tadpoles: problems of autocorrelation and inferences about growth rates . Funct. Ecol.   17 , 328 - 334 . Arnott   S. A. , Chiba   S. , Conover   D. O. ( 2006 ). Evolution of intrinsic growth rate: metabolic costs drive trade-offs between...
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J Exp Biol (2013) 216 (22): 4242–4250.
Published: 15 November 2013
...Deng-Bao Yang; Yan-Chao Xu; De-Hua Wang; John R. Speakman SUMMARY Life history parameters appear to be traded off against each other, but the physiological mechanisms involved remain unclear. One hypothesis is that potentially energetically costly processes such as immune function and protection...
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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (23): 4175–4182.
Published: 1 December 2012
... 2012 3 9 2012 © 2012. 2012 chemosensation olfactory tracking predation risk risk assessment risk sensitivity trade-offs Nearly every animal uses chemicals to recognize something important for their survival, such as food, predators, mates and other conspecifics...