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Strength and fracture of TWIP steel dissimilar weld joints
(Gruppo Italiano Frattura, 2013)
An investigation of horizontal transfer of feed introduced DNA to the aerobic microbiota of the gastrointestinal tract of rats
(BioMed Central, 2012)
Background Horizontal gene transfer through natural transformation of members of the microbiota of the lower gastrointestinal tract (GIT) of mammals has not yet been described. Insufficient DNA sequence similarity for ...
Isolation of Eleagnus-compatible Frankia from soils collected in Tunisia
Genome sequence of Blastococcus saxobsidens DD2, a stone-inhabiting bacterium
(American Society for Microbiology, 2012)
Members of the genus Blastococcus have been isolated from sandstone monuments, as well as from sea, soil, plant, and snow samples. We report here the genome sequence of a member of this genus, Blastococcus saxobsidens ...
Fluorescent-BOX-PCR for resolving bacterial genetic diversity, endemism and biogeography
(BioMed Central / Springer Verlag (Germany), 2008)
Background BOX-A1R-based repetitive extragenic palindromic-PCR (BOX-PCR) is one of the most used techniques in biogeography studies of microbial isolates. However the traditional separation of BOX-PCR patterns by agarose ...
From pheromone to behavioral antagonist: Loss of Drosophila pheromone reverses its role in sexual communication
(Royal Society, The, 2015)
The Drosophila pheromone cis-11-octadecenyl acetate (cVA) is used as pheromone throughout the melanogaster group and fulfils a primary role in sexual and social behaviours. Here, we found that Drosophila suzukii, an invasive ...
Purpose Design for Electric Cars: Parameters Defining Exterior Vehicle Proportions
(TU München, 2014)
Vehicle architecture is expected to change in the next years with the introduction of new electric drivetrain systems, but the evolution of car exterior proportions is still uncertain. For this reason, an investigation on ...
Effects of rhizodeposition of non-transgenic and transplastomic tobaccos on the soil bacterial community
(EDP Sciences, 2008)
The effect of root-released compounds of transplastomic tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum) on the soil bacterial community structure, and their potential to support horizontal gene transfer (HGT) to bacteria have been studied. ...
The employed entrepreneur: How work life will develop after the post-industrial revolution = Der arbeitnehmende Unternehmer: Überlegungen zur Entwicklung des Arbeitslebens nach der post-industriellen Revolution
(G I T O Verlag, 2009)
Growing competition, new technologies and global markets force companies to act in an increasingly fast and market-oriented way, leading inevitably to changes in organization and company culture. Rigid and function-oriented ...
Wissensarbeit in Kleinunternehmen am Beispiel des Baugewerbes = Knowledge work in small enterprises of the building sector
(G I T O Verlag, 2012)
Die steigende Nachfrage und Verfügbarkeit von Wissen hat dazu beigetragen, dass wir einen gesellschaftlichen und sozialen Wandel weg von der Industriegesellschaft und hin zur Wissensgesellschaft durchleben. In diesem Beitrag ...