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    • The Juan non-LTR retrotransposon in mosquitoes: genomic impact, vertical transmission and indications of recent and wide-spread activity 

      Biedler, James K.; Tu, Zhijian (2007-07-09)
      Background In contrast to DNA-mediated transposable elements (TEs), retrotransposons, particularly non-long terminal repeat retrotransposons (non-LTRs), are generally considered to have a much lower propensity towards ...
    • Jump rope rhymes 

      Serrano, Elena Lidia (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2005)
    • Juvenile hormone-regulated alternative splicing of the taiman gene primes the ecdysteroid response in adult mosquitoes 

      Liu, Pengcheng; Fu, Xiaonan; Zhu, Jinsong (NATL ACAD SCIENCES, 2018-08-14)
      Juvenile hormone (JH) regulates many aspects of insect development and reproduction. In some processes, JH plays a critical role in defining the action of the steroid hormone 20-hydroxyecdysone (20E). In Aedes aegypti ...
    • K-shuff: A Novel Algorithm for Characterizing Structural and Compositional Diversity in Gene Libraries 

      Jangid, Kamlesh; Kao, Ming-Hung; Lahamge, Aishwarya; Williams, Mark A.; Rathbun, Stephen L.; Whitman, William B. (PLOS, 2016-12-02)
      K-shuff is a new algorithm for comparing the similarity of gene sequence libraries, providing measures of the structural and compositional diversity as well as the significance of the differences between these measures. ...
    • Katsuratree, Cercidiphyllum japonicum 

      Niemiera, Alexander X. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2018-09-27)
      Provides information about Katsuratree, including care, usage in landscaping, and cultivars.
    • Katsuratree, Cercidiphyllum japonicum 

      Niemiera, Alexander X. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2012-02-22)
      This publication covers the physical and main features, plant needs, functions, care, and additional information for Katsuratree, Cercidiphyllum japonicum.
    • Katuk dan kucai untuk Jakarta. 

      Fauzi, A.; Kurniawan, Iwan (Bogor, Indonesia: World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF), 2008)
      The article explains how to produce and market vegetables for sale in Jakarta.
    • Kenya agricultural productivity and sustainable land management 

      The World Bank; GEF (Global Environmental Facility) (2007-02-16)
      Rural producers in Kenya are often using less than optimal land and practices for environmental protection. This project will attempt to increase the productivity for those producers while maintaining these environmentally ...
    • Kenya forestry initiatives 

      Bureau of Environmental Analysis International (2007-06-27)
      In Kenya, the Bureau of Environmental Analysis International (BEA-International) has begun carbon sequestration projects in Machakos and Kitui, Kwale and Busia on estimated 10,000 ha of land. In the Machakos and Kitui ...
    • Kibale and Mt. Elgon National parks collaborative management scheme 

      Uganda Wildlife Authority (2007-07-16)
      Under the terms of the agreement, control over access to resources became the responsibility of the forest management committees and sub-committees set up for each trail leading into the forest. The Park rangers' role is ...
    • Kids, Food, and Electronic Media 

      Hertzler, Ann A.; Serrano, Elena Lidia; Barden, Cindy (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-05-01)
      Television and other electronic media are major forms of entertainment for children. Researchers found that the total time spent with electronic media by children ages 2 to 18 was five and a half hours each day. So, what ...
    • Killing individual poultry on-farm-a survey among veterinarians and farmers 

      Watteyn, Anneleen; Jacobs, Leonie; Ampe, Bart; Moons, Christel P. H.; Garmyn, An; Tuyttens, Frank A. M. (2020-09)
      To date, information about reasons to select and kill poultry on-farm and which method veterinarians and poultry producers preferably use is scarce. Little is also known about their knowledge of the legislation regarding ...
    • Kinangop grasslands important biodiversity area 

      Nature Kenya (2007-06-28)
      The Kinangop Grasslands IBA (Important Biodiversity Area) lies on the Kinangop plateau flanked by the Aberdares and the Rift Valley, near Lake Naivasha. These montane grasslands are part of the Kenyan Highlands Endemic ...
    • Kitengela wildlife conservation lease program 

      The Wildlife Foundation (2007-06-29)
      The Kitengela conservation area, situated south of the Nairobi National Park, covers an area of approximately 450 square Kilometres, and embodies an important wildlife dispersal area for the Nairobi National Park. The ...
    • Knockdown of ZBED6 is not associated with changes in murine preadipocyte proliferation or differentiation. 

      Zhang, W.; Cline, M. A.; Liu, D.; Gilbert, E. R. (2013-10-01)
      ZBED6 was identified as a transcription factor that affects muscle mass and fat deposition in pigs. Mechanisms mediating effects on fat mass are unclear. The objective was to determine the effect of ZBED6 mRNA knockdown ...
    • Know your IVs: Bitter gourd 

      Engle, Liwayway M. (Tainan, Taiwan: Genetic Resources and Seed Unit of World Vegetable Center (AVRDC), 2008)
      The brochure, one in a series on local Southeast Asian vegetables, describes bitter gourd. It gives the name in different languages of the region, suggested ways of preparation as a food, nutritional value, other uses, ...
    • Know your IVs: Ceylon spinach 

      Engle, Liwayway M. (Tainan, Taiwan: Genetic Resources and Seed Unit of World Vegetable Center (AVRDC), 2008)
      The brochure, one in a series on local Southeast Asian vegetables, describes Ceylon spinach. It gives the name in different languages of the region, suggested ways of preparation as a food, nutritional value, other uses, ...
    • Know your IVs: Eggplant 

      Engle, Liwayway M. (Tainan, Taiwan: Genetic Resources and Seed Unit of World Vegetable Center (AVRDC), 2008)
      The brochure, one in a series on local Southeast Asian vegetables, describes eggplant. It gives the name in different languages of the region, suggested ways of preparation as a food, nutritional value, other uses, local ...
    • Know your IVs: Kankong 

      Engle, Liwayway M. (Tainan, Taiwan: Genetic Resources and Seed Unit of World Vegetable Center (AVRDC), 2008)
      The brochure, one in a series on local Southeast Asian vegetables, describes kankong. It gives the name in different languages of the region, suggested ways of preparation as a food, nutritional value, other uses, local ...
    • Know your IVs: Lima beans 

      Engle, Liwayway M. (Tainan, Taiwan: Genetic Resources and Seed Unit of World Vegetable Center (AVRDC), 2008)
      The brochure, one in a series on local Southeast Asian vegetables, describes lima beans. It gives the name in different languages of the region, suggested ways of preparation as a food, nutritional value, other uses, local ...