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Featured Publication

John Dighton

John Dighton Publication

Chemical characterization starch and starch:lignin filma using micro-attenuated Total Rweflectance Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy (micro-ATR FTIR)

Posted at 10:38 a.m. Oct. 1, 2013, in Featured Publication

Nir Yakoby


The Drosophila BMPRII, wishful thinking, is required for eggshell patterning.

Posted at 2:21 p.m. Sept. 10, 2013, in Featured Publication

Kwangwon Lee


Asexual and sexual developments of Neurospora crassa on natural substrates.

Posted at 12:56 p.m. Aug. 14, 2013, in Featured Publication

John Dighton

John Dighton Publication

The effect of mercury on the establishment of Pinus rigida seedlings and the development of their Ectomycorrhizal communities.

Posted at 10:34 a.m. July 1, 2013, in Featured Publication

Daniel Shain


Phylogeny and clitellar morphology of the giant Amazonian earthworm Rhinodrilus priollii (Oligochaeta: Glossoscolecidae).

Posted at 4:23 p.m. April 20, 2013, in Featured Publication

John Dighton


Impacts of forest post thinning residues on soil chemistry, fauna and roots: Implications of residue removal in Finland.

Posted at 9:36 a.m. April 11, 2013, in Featured Publication