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    • Trace Element (Fe, Co, Ni and Cu) Dynamics Across the Salinity Gradient in Arctic and Antarctic Glacier Fjords 

      Krause, Jana; Hopwood, Mark J.; Höfer, Juan; Krisch, Stephan; Achterberg, Eric Pieter; Alarcón, Emilio; Carroll, Dustin; González, Humberto E.; Juul-Pedersen, Thomas; Liu, Te; Lodeiro, Pablo; Meire, Lorenz; Rosing, Minik T. (Frontiers Media, 2021-09-27)
      Around the Greenlandic and Antarctic coastlines, sediment plumes associated with glaciers are significant sources of lithogenic material to the ocean. These plumes contain elevated concentrations of a range of trace metals, ...
    • Tracking Five Millennia of Horse Management with Extensive Ancient Genome Time Series 

      Fages, Antoine; Hanghøj, Kristian; Khan, Naveed; Gaunitz, Charleen; Seguin-Orlando, Andaine; Leonardi, Michela; McCrory Constantz, Christian; Gamba, Cristina; Al-Rasheid, Khaled A.S.; Albizuri, Silvia; Alfarhan, Ahmed H.; Allentoft, Morten; Alquraishi, Saleh; Anthony, David; Baimukhanov, Nurbol; Barrett, James H.; Bayarsaikhan, Jamsranjav; Benecke, Norbert; Bernáldez-Sánchez, Eloísa; Berrocal-Rangel, Luis; Biglari, Fereidoun; Boessenkool, Sanne; Boldgiv, Bazartseren; Brem, Gottfried; Brown, Dorcas; Burger, Joachim; Crubézy, Eric; Daugnora, Linas; Davoudi, Hossein; Damgaard, Peter de Barros; Chorro y de Villa-Ceballos, María de los Ángeles de; Deschler-Erb, Sabine; Detry, Cleia; Dill, Nadine; Oom, Maria do Mar; Dohr, Anna; Ellingvåg, Sturla; Erdenebaatar, Diimaajav; Fathi, Homa; Felkel, Sabine; Fernández-Rodríguez, Carlos; García-Viñas, Esteban; Germonpré, Mietje; Granado, José D.; Hallsson, Jón H.; Hemmer, Helmut; Hofreiter, Michael; Kasparov, Aleksei; Khasanov, Mutalib; Khazaeli, Roya; Kosintsev, Pavel; Kristiansen, Kristian; Kubatbek, Tabaldiev; Kuderna, Lukas; Kuznetsov, Pavel; Laleh, Haeedeh; Leonard, Jennifer A.; Lhuillier, Johanna; Liesau von Lettow-Vorbeck, Corina; Logvin, Andrey; Lõugas, Lembi; Ludwig, Arne; Luis, Cristina; Arruda, Ana Margarida; Marquès i Bonet, Tomàs; Matoso Silva, Raquel; Merz, Victor; Mijiddorj, Enkhbaya; Miller, Bryan K.; Monchalov, Oleg; Mohaseb, Fatemeh A.; Morales, Arturo; Nieto Espinet, Ariadna; Nistelberger, Heidi; Onar, Vedat Onar; Pálsdóttir, Albína H.; Pitulko, Vladimir; Pitskhelauri, Konstantin; Pruvost, Mélanie; Rajic Sikanjic, Petra; Rapan Papeša, Anita; Roslyakova, Natalia; Sardari, Alireza; Sauer, Eberhard; Schafberg, Renate; Scheu, Amelie; Schibler, Jörg; Schlumbaum, Angela; Serrand, Nathalie; Serres-Armero, Aitor; Shapiro, Beth; Sheikhi Seno, Shiva; Shevnina, Irina; Shidrang, Sonia; Southon, John; Star, Bastiaan; Sykes, Naomi; Taheri, Kamal; Taylor, William; Teegen, Wolf-Rüdiger; Trbojević Vukičević, Tajana; Trixl, Simon; Tumen, Dashzeveg; Undrakhbold, Sainbileg; Usmanova, Emma; Vahdati, Ali; Valenzuela-Lamas, Silvia; Viegas, Catarina; Wallner, Barbara; Weinstock, Jaco; Zaibert, Victor; Clavel, Benoit; Lepetz, Sébastien; Mashkour, Marjan; Helgason, Agnar; Stefánsson, Kári; Barrey, Eric; Willerslev, Eske; Outram,Alan K.; Librado, Pablo; Orlando, Ludovic (Elsevier, 2019)
      Horse domestication revolutionized warfare and accelerated travel, trade, and the geographic expansion of languages. Here, we present the largest DNA time series for a non-human organism to date, including genome-scale ...
    • Tracking progress toward EU biodiversity strategy targets: EU policy effects in preserving its common farmland birds 

      Gamero, Anna; Brotons, Lluís; Brunner, Ariel; Foppen, Ruud; Fornasari, Lorenzo; Gregory, Richard D.; Herrando, Sergi; Hořák, David; Jiguet, Frédéric; Kmecl, Primož; Lehikoinen, Aleksi; Lindström, Åke; Paquet, Jean-Yves; Reif, Jiří; Sirkiä, Päivi M.; Škorpilová, Jana; van Strien, Arco; Szép, Tibor; Telenský, Tomáš; Teufelbauer, Norbert; Trautmann, Sven; van Turnhout, Chris A.M.; Vermouzek, Zdeněk; Vikstrøm, Thomas; Vorisek, Petr (Wiley, 2016-08-11)
      Maximizing the area under biodiversity‐related conservation measures is a main target of the European Union (EU) Biodiversity Strategy to 2020. We analyzed whether agrienvironmental schemes (AES) within EU common agricultural ...
    • Transgenic rice grains expressing a heterologous ρ-hydroxyphenylpyruvate dioxygenase shift tocopherol synthesis from the c to the a isoform without increasing absolute tocopherol levels 

      Farré Martinez, Gemma; Sudhakar, Duraialagaraja; Naqvi, Shaista; Sandmann, Gerhard; Christou, Paul; Capell Capell, Teresa; Zhu, Changfu (Springer Verlag, 2012)
      We generated transgenic rice plants overexpressing Arabidopsis thaliana q-hydroxyphenylpyruvate dioxygenase (HPPD), which catalyzes the first committed step in vitamin E biosynthesis. Transgenic grains accumulated ...
    • Transport of sediment borne contaminants in a Mediterranean river during a high flow event 

      Herrero, Albert; Vila, Judit; Ginebreda, A.; Sabater, Sergi; Batalla, Ramon J.; Barceló, Damià (Elsevier, 2018)
      Pollutants' dynamics in rivers flowing through industrial areas is linked to the entrainment and transport of contaminants attached to solid particles. The transport of sediment is mainly associated to high discharges and ...
    • Travel advice on the road to carotenoids in plants 

      Farré Martinez, Gemma; Sanahuja Solsona, Georgina; Naqvi, Shaista; Bai, Chao; Capell Capell, Teresa; Zhu, Changfu; Christou, Paul (Elsevier, 2010)
      The carotenoids are a major class of organic pigments produced in plants and microbes. They fulfill many essential physiological and developmental processes in plants, and also have important roles in animal health and ...
    • Trends and patterns in the use of computed tomography in children and young adults in Catalonia — results from the EPI-CT study 

      Bosch de Basea, Magda; Salotti, Jane A.; Pearce, Mark S.; Muchart, Jordi; Riera, Luis; Barber, Ignasi; Pedraza, Salvador; Pardina Solano, Marina Asunción; Capdevila, Antoni; Espinosa, Ana; Cardis, Elisabeth (Springer, 2016)
      Background Although there are undeniable diagnostic benefits of CT scanning, its increasing use in paediatric radiology has become a topic of concern regarding patient radioprotection. Objective To assess the rate of CT ...
    • Truffle Market Evolution: An Application of the Delphi Method 

      Oliach, Daniel; Vidale, Enrico; Brenko, Anton; Marois, Olivia; Andrighetto, Nicola; Stara, Kalliopi; Martínez de Aragón, Juan; Colinas, C. (Carlos); Bonet Lledos, José Antonio (MDPI, 2021)
      Background: The objective of this study was to analyze the current situation of the truffle sector in the main producing countries of the Mediterranean area. Additionally, we identified the challenges for the future and ...
    • Two indigenous berberis species from Spain were confirmed as alternate hosts of the yellow rust fungus puccinia striiformis f. sp. tritici 

      Rodriguez Algaba, Julian; Villegas Tort, Dolors; Hovmoller, Mogens S.; Cantero-Martínez, Carlos; Jin, Y.; Justesen, Annemarie Fejer (APS Publications, 2021)
      Puccinia striiformis f. sp. tritici, which causes yellow (or stripe) rust on wheat, is a macrocyclic and heteroecious fungus. In this study, we investigated whether Berberis vulgaris subsp. seroi and B. vulgaris subsp. ...
    • Two-tank molten salts thermal energy storage system for solar power plants at pilot plant scale: Lessons learnt and recommendations for its design, start-up and operation 

      Peiró Bell-lloch, Gerard; Prieto, Cristina; Gasia, Jaume; Jové, Aleix; Miró, Laia; Cabeza, Luisa F. (Elsevier, 2018)
      Renewable energies are main players to ensure the long-term energy supply. Solar power plants with thermal energy storage (TES) are one of the available renewable technologies which have more potential. Nowadays, there are ...
    • Types, methods, techniques, and applications for microencapsulated phase change materials (MPCM): a review 

      Giró Paloma, Jessica; Martínez, Mònica; Cabeza, Luisa F.; Fernández Renna, Ana Inés (Elsevier, 2016)
      Phase change materials (PCM) can be employed in many fields because of their capacity to absorb and release energy when it is necessary. Nowadays, the number of studies about these materials is increasing because of their ...
    • Unexpected synergistic HIV neutralization by a triple microbicide produced in rice endosperm 

      Vamvaka, Evangelia; Farré Martinez, Gemma; Molinos-Albert, Luis M.; Evans, Abbey; Canela Xandri, Anna; Twyman, Richard M.; Carrillo, Jorge; Ordóñez, Raziel Antonio; Shattock, Robin J.; O’Keef, Barry R.; Clotet, Bonaventura; Blanco, Julian; Khush, Gurdev S.; Christou, Paul; Capell Capell, Teresa (National Academy of Sciences, 2018-08-14)
      The transmission of HIV can be prevented by the application of neutralizing monoclonal antibodies and lectins. Traditional recombinant protein manufacturing platforms lack sufficient capacity and are too expensive for ...
    • Update on the risk of introduction of african swine fever by wild boar into disease-free European Union countries 

      Bosch, J.; Rodríguez Hernández, Antonio; Iglesias, I.; Muñoz, M. J.; Jurado, C.; Sánchez-Vizcaíno, J. M.; De la Torre, A. (Blackwell Verlag GmbH, 2016-07-06)
      Despite efforts to prevent the appearance and spread of African swine fever (ASF) in the European Union, several Member States are now affected (Lithuania, Poland, Latvia and Estonia). Disease appearance in 2014 was ...
    • Use of by-products as additives in adobe bricks: Mechanical properties characterisation 

      Serrano, Susana; Barreneche Güerisoli, Camila; Cabeza, Luisa F. (Elsevier, 2016)
      Six by-products are used as additives in adobe bricks to study the variability of mechanical properties by a three level design of experiments and to evaluate optima formulations. Corn plant, fescue, straw, and grounded ...
    • Use of multi-layered PCM gypsums to improve fire response. Physical, thermal and mechanical characterization 

      Serrano, Susana; Barreneche Güerisoli, Camila; Navarro Ezquerra, Antonia; Haurie, Laia; Fernández Renna, Ana Inés; Cabeza, Luisa F. (Elsevier, 2016)
      The building sector is one of the highest energy consumers representing around 30% of total energy use. One of the recommendations of the IEA (International Energy Agency) to reduce energy consumption in buildings is to ...
    • Use of partial load operating conditions for latent thermal energy storage management 

      Gasia, Jaume; Gracia Cuesta, Alvaro de; Peiró Bell-lloch, Gerard; Arena, Simone; Cau, Giorgio; Cabeza, Luisa F. (Elsevier, 2018)
      A proper management of thermal energy storage (TES) charging and discharging processes allows the final users to optimize the performance of TES systems. In this paper, an experimental research is carried out to study how ...
    • Use of seagrass fibres in adobe bricks 

      Olacia, Elena; Pisello, Anna Laura; Chiodo, Vitaliano; Maisano, Susanna; Frazzica, Andrea; Cabeza, Luisa F. (IOP Publishing, 2019)
      The main aim of the present study is to measure the capability the 'Posidonia Oceanica' as fibre reinforcement for adobe bricks. This sea-plant is distributed in the Mediterranean coast, considered as a solid marine ...
    • Valorization of onion waste by obtaining extracts rich in phenolic compounds and feasibility of its therapeutic use on colon cancer 

      Paesa, Mónica; Pires Nogueira, Danielle; Velderrain Rodríguez, Gustavo R.; Esparza, Irene; Jiménez-Moreno, Nerea; Mendoza, Gracia; Osada, Jesús; Martín Belloso, Olga; Rodríguez-Yoldi, María Jesús; Ancín-Azpilicueta, Carmen (MDPI, 2022)
      In this study, the total phenolic content, the antioxidant and antiproliferative activities of onion waste extracts were characterized. Some phenolic compounds present in the extracts were also identified and quantified ...
    • Valproic acid induces antioxidant effects in X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy 

      Fourcade, Stéphane; Ruiz, Montserrat; Guilera, Cristina; Hahnen, Eric; Brichta, Lars; Naudí i Farré, Alba; Portero Otín, Manuel; Dacremont, Georges; Cartier, Nathalie; Wanders, Ronald; Kemp, Stephan; Mandel, Jean Louis; Wirth, Brunhilde; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Aubourg, Patrick; Pujol, Aurora (Oxford University Press, 2010)
      X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD) is a fatal, axonal demyelinating, neurometabolic disease. It results from the functional loss of a member of the peroxisomal ATP-binding cassette transporter subfamily D (ABCD1), ...
    • Vanishing set of inverse Jacobi multipliers and attractor/repeller sets 

      García, I. A. (Isaac A.); Giné, Jaume; Llibre, Jaume; Maza Sabido, Susanna (American Institute of Physics, 2021-01-01)
      In this paper we study conditions under which the zero-set of the inverse Jacobi multiplier of a smooth vector field contains its attractor/repeller compact sets. The work generalizes previous results focusing on sink ...