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The European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.) is a marine fish of key economic and cultural importance in Europe. It is now more an aquaculture than a fisheries species (>96% of the production in 2016), although modern rearing techniques date back only from the late 1980s. It also has high...

Author(s)
Vandeputte, M.; Gagnaire, P. A.; Allal, F.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Animal Genetics, 2019, 50, 3, pp 195-206
Abstract

Earth's rapidly changing climate creates a growing need to understand how demographic processes in natural populations are affected by climate variability, particularly among organisms threatened by extinction. Long-term, large-scale, and cross-taxon studies of vital rate variation in relation to...

Author(s)
Campos, F. A.; Morris, W. F.; Alberts, S. C.; Altmann, J.; Brockman, D. K.; Cords, M.; Pusey, A.; Stoinski, T. S.; Strier, K. B.; Fedigan, L. M.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Global Change Biology, 2017, 23, 11, pp 4907-4921
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The wild boar is an ancestor of the domestic pig and an important game species with the widest geographical range of all ungulates. Although a large amount of data are available on major histocompatibility complex (MHC) variability in domestic pigs, only a few studies have been performed on wild...

Author(s)
Arbanasić, H.; Konjević, D.; Vranković, L.; Bujanić, M.; Stipoljev, S.; Balažin, M.; Šprem, N.; Škorić, D.; Galov, A.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Animal Genetics, 2019, 50, 1, pp 33-41
Abstract

Background: Newcastle disease viruses (NDV) are highly contagious and cause disease in both wild birds and poultry. A pigeon-adapted variant of genotype VI NDV, often termed pigeon paramyxovirus 1, is commonly isolated from columbids in the United States and worldwide. Complete genomic...

Author(s)
He Ying; Taylor, T. L.; Dimitrov, K. M.; Butt, S. L.; Stanton, J. B.; Goraichuk, I. V.; Fenton, H.; Poulson, R.; Zhang Jian; Brown, C. C.; Ip, H. S.; Isidoro-Ayza, M.; Afonso, C. L.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Virology Journal, 2018, 15, 9, pp (12 January 2018)
Abstract

Background. Analyses of the control region sequences of European brown trout populations' mitrochondrial DNA have revealed five main evolutionary lineages (Atlantic, Danubian, Mediterranean, Adriatic, Marble) mostly relating to the main water basins; however, the hybridization between lineages were ...

Author(s)
Ősz, Á.; Horváth, Á.; Hoitsy, G.; Sipos, D. K.; Keszte, S.; Sáfrány, A. J.; Marić, S.; Palkó, C.; Tóth, B.; Urbányi, B.; Kovács, B.
Publisher
PeerJ, San Francisco, USA
Citation
PeerJ, 2018, 6, 5152, pp e5152
Abstract

Background: Knowledge about how bacterial populations are structured is an important prerequisite for studying their ecology and evolutionary history and facilitates inquiry into host specificity, pathogenicity, geographic dispersal and molecular epidemiology. Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae is an...

Author(s)
Forde, T.; Biek, R.; Zadoks, R.; Workentine, M. L.; Buck, J. de; Kutz, S.; Opriessnig, T.; Trewby, H.; Meer, F. van der; Orsel, K.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Genomics, 2016, 17, 461, pp (14 June 2016)
Abstract

Selective harvesting is acknowledged as a serious concern in efforts to conserve wild animal populations. In fisheries, most studies have focused on gradual and directional changes in the life-history traits of target species. While such changes represent the ultimate response of harvested animals, ...

Author(s)
Chiba, S.; Yoshino, K.; Kanaiwa, M.; Kawajiri, T.; Goshima, S.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Animal Ecology, 2013, 82, 3, pp 632-641
Abstract

Delaying sexual maturation can lead to larger body size and higher reproductive success, but carries an increased risk of death before reproducing. Classical life history theory predicts that trade-offs between reproductive success and survival should lead to the evolution of an optimal strategy in ...

Author(s)
Johnston, S. E.; Orell, P.; Pritchard, V. L.; Kent, M. P.; Lien, S.; Niemelä, E.; Erkinaro, J.; Primmer, C. R.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Molecular Ecology, 2014, 23, 14, pp 3452-3468
Abstract

Infectious pathogens from wild animals have become increasingly important throughout the world in recent years, as they have had a substantial impact in livestock and human health. A large number of pathogens (61% of the 1415 currently identified human pathogens within 313 different genera) are...

Author(s)
Billinis, C.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Small Ruminant Research, 2013, 110, 2/3, pp 67-70
Abstract

In this 3rd edition of his book, Ford has included a large amount of new and recently published data of a generally similar nature to that in the earlier editions. He also discusses some quite new studies of polymorphism, such as those making use of the technique of starch-gel or acrilamide...

Author(s)
FORD, E. B.
Publisher
London: Chapman & Hall Ltd.,
Citation
Ecological genetics, 1971, 3rd edn, pp xx+410 pp.

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