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The 150th anniversary of the publication of The Origin of Species is a good time to consider how selection can affect welfare - the quality of life. Darwin (1859) quoted Youatt's description of selective breeding: "...the magician's wand, by means of which he may summon into life whatever form and...

Author(s)
Kirkwood, J. K.; Weddell, S.; Hubrecht, R. C.; Wickens, S. M.
Publisher
Universities Federation for Animal Welfare (UFAW), Wheathampstead, UK
Citation
Animal Welfare, 2010, 19, Supplement, pp 140 pp.
Abstract

This bulletin includes 5 papers presented at the conference, with one of the papers published as title only. The topics covered are: laser-assisted microdissection of polytene chromosomes of Simulium damnosum; molecular taxonomy of simuliids in the UK; development of S. nigrum; evolution of S....

Publisher
Department of Entomology, The Natural History Museum, London, UK
Citation
British Simuliid Group Bulletin, 2006, No.25, pp 2-15
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These proceedings presents papers submitted at the 8th International Congress of Veterinary Virology, held in Budapest, Hungary, last 23-26 August, 2009. The subtitle of this anniversary congress is "20 years of ESVV: Integrating classical and molecular virology". The lectures and the posters will...

Author(s)
Benkő, M.; Harrach, B.
Publisher
Veterinary Medical Research Institute, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary
Citation
8th International Congress of Veterinary Virology, Budapest, Hungary, 23-26 August, 2009. 20 years of ESVV: integrating classical and molecular virology, programme and proceedings, 2009, pp 243 pp.
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Publisher
Russian Journal of Nematology, Moscow, Russia
Citation
Russian Journal of Nematology, 2001, 9, 2, pp 143-168
Abstract

This book is based on papers presented at the international conference Bracken 94, held at Aberystwyth, UK, 18-21 July 1994, and attended by representatives from the UK, USA, Brazil and the Netherlands. The 42 papers are arranged under the following headings: the bracken (Pteridium aquilinum)...

Publisher
International Bracken Group, Dyfed, UK
Citation
Bracken: an environmental issue., 1995, pp vii + 227 pp.
Abstract

The symposium discussed the restrictions on the use of certain antibiotics for use as animal feed additives, as recommended by the Swann Committee [see V.B. 40, abst. 4578.] The discussion was based on four papers. "Veterinary aspects of transferable resistance" by J. R. Walton, presented theories...

Author(s)
Trehane, R.; Chairman; Mennie, A. T.
Publisher
London: PMP Services Ltd.,
Citation
Aspects of infective drug resistance. Report of the proceedings of the symposium at the Royal Society of Medicine 19 January 1970, sponsored by Cyanamid of Great Britain Limited., 1970, pp 69 pp.
Abstract

This book consists of 32 main papers together with transcripts of the discussions. Among the general topics considered are oxygen tension and cell metabolism, oxygen supply, respiratory pigments, oxygen in the new-born, biological effects of oxygen, and oxygen in evolution. Although of particular...

Author(s)
Dickens, F.; Neil, E.
Publisher
Oxford: Pergamon Press.,
Citation
Oxygen in the animal organism. Proceedings of a Symposium held under the joint auspices of the International Union of Biochemistry and the International Union of Physiological Sciences London 1963., 1964, pp xviii+694 pp.
Abstract

To those who are not bacterial geneticists or microbiologists, the subject of this exceptionally interesting symposium, held at Edinburgh in September 1968, might seem beyond their ken. This reviewer suggests that a preliminary reading of, say. the two chapters on microbial genetics in Stanier,...

Author(s)
Wolstenholme, G. E. W.; O'Connor, M.
Publisher
London: J. & A. Churchill,
Citation
Bacterial episomes and plasmids. A ciba Foundation symposium., 1969, pp xi + 268 pp.
Abstract

ASTAUROV, B. L. Mendel's laws of heredity and some selected pages from the establishment of genetics: 57-62.
BELJAYEV [BELJAEV], D. K. Genetic method in animal breeding: 247-248.
BELLMANN, K., and AHRENS, H. Simulation studies about selection processes in finite random mating populations: 227-228.
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Author(s)
M. Sosna.
Publisher
Prague: Publishing House of the Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences.,
Citation
G. Mendel Memorial Symposium 1865-1965. Proceedings of a Symposium held in Brno in August 4-7, 1965., 1966, pp 287 pp.
Abstract

ASDELL, S. A. Evolutionary trends in physiology of reproduction: 363.
BEUCHNEB, H. K., MOBBISON, J. A., and LEUTHOLD, W. Reproduction in Uganda kob with special reference to behaviour: 366.
DEANESLY, R. Observations on reproduction in the mole, Talpa europaea: 385-386.
ENDERS, A. C. The...

Author(s)
Cross, B. A.
Citation
Journal of Reproduction and Fertility, 1965, 9, pp 363-393

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