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    • Mosquito-Borne Viruses and Suppressors of Invertebrate Antiviral RNA Silencing 

      O'Neal, Scott T.; Samuel, Glady Hazitha; Adelman, Zach N.; Myles, Kevin M. (MDPI, 2014-11-11)
      The natural maintenance cycles of many mosquito-borne viruses require establishment of persistent non-lethal infections in the invertebrate host. While the mechanisms by which this occurs are not well understood, antiviral ...
    • Motor Deficits and Decreased Striatal Dopamine Receptor 2 Binding Activity in the Striatum-Specific Dyt1 Conditional Knockout Mice 

      Yokoi, Fumiaki; Dang, Mai Tu; Li, Jianyong; Standaert, David G.; Li, Yuqing (PLOS, 2011-09-12)
      DYT1 early-onset generalized dystonia is a hyperkinetic movement disorder caused by mutations in DYT1 (TOR1A), which codes for torsinA. Recently, significant progress has been made in studying pathophysiology of DYT1 ...
    • Mountain-Laurel, Kalmia latifolia 

      Niemiera, Alexander X. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2010-11-03)
      This publication covers the physical and main features, plant needs, functions, care, and additional information for Mountain-Laurel, Kalmia latifolia.
    • Mountain-Laurel, Kalmia latifolia 

      Niemiera, Alexander X. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2018-11-21)
      Provides information about Mountain Laurel, Kalmia latifolia, the plant needs and landscape uses.
    • Moving along the community-researcher continuum towards participatory research in British Columbia 

      Morford, S. (Kamloops, BC: FORREX-Forest Research Extension Partnership, 2004)
      With initiatives such as forest certification, innovative forest practices agreements, model forests, and community forest pilots, gathering data on social and economic factors relating to natural resource management is ...
    • Moving beyond indigenous soil taxonomies: Local theories of soils for sustainable development 

      Niemeijer, D.; Mazzucato, V. (Elsevier, 2003)
      With the widely held understanding that farmers hold a reservoir of soil and agricultural knowledge based on indigenous beliefs and perceptions, this article explains the importance of incorporating this knowledge into ...
    • Mt. Kenya's Gathiuru forest block: Hope for securing a future through joint forest management with the community 

      Ongugo, Paul O.; Mogoi, J. N.; Obonyo-Kamau, E. (2006)
      This brief highlights the major findings at Mt. Kenya's Gathiuru forest, reports on the problems experienced by the community and proposes some possible solutions to those problems. By sharing this information with the ...
    • Mucuna cover cropping: Benin 

      United Nations Development Programme. (Rome: United Nations Development Programme, 2001)
      In Benin, the soils of the southern plateaux have been under increasing pressure in recent years. As population density has increased, fallow periods have become too short to maintain soil productivity. The numerous ...
    • Mugo Pine, Pinus mugo 

      Niemiera, Alexander X. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2018-09-17)
      Describes the Mugo Pine, its needs and functions in the landscape, basic information about care, and additional information about several cultivars.
    • Mugo Pine, Pinus mugo 

      Niemiera, Alexander X. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2010-11-03)
      This publication covers the physical and main features, plant needs, functions, care, and additional information for Mugo Pine, Pinus mugo.
    • Mujeres indígenas, identidad y redes sociales. Mesa: Genero y migración: origen, transito y destino 

      Domínguez, J. B. (Ciudad de Guanajuato, Mexico: Jornada Nacional de Migración Interna y Género: Origen, Transito y Destino, Universidad Pedagógica Nacional, 1997)
      Incorporar la perspectiva de género en el análisis del fenómeno de la migración y las formas y características de la participación de las mujeres indígenas y sus efectos que tienen a nivel individual, familiar y comunitario, ...
    • Multi-Bale Handling Unit for Efficient Logistics 

      Grisso, Robert “Bobby”; Cundiff, John; Comer, Kevin (MDPI, 2020-06-16)
      This paper presents a design for a feedstock logistics system to supply a bioenergy plant located in the Southeast USA, specifically Piedmont, a physiographic region covering part of five states (VA, NC, SC, GA, and AL). ...
    • Multi-dimensional evaluation and ranking of coastal areas using GIS and multiple criteria choice methods 

      Kitsiou, D.; Coccossis, H.; Karydis, M. (Amsterdam, Netherlands: Elsevier Science B.V., 2002)
      Coastal ecosystems are increasingly threatened by short-sighted management policies that focus on human activities rather than the systems that sustain them. The early assessment of the impacts of human activities on the ...
    • Multi-Phase US Spread and Habitat Switching of a Post-Columbian Invasive, Sorghum halepense 

      Sezen, U. Uzay; Barney, Jacob; Atwater, Daniel Z.; Pederson, Gary A.; Pederson, Jeffrey F.; Chandler, J. Mike; Cox, T. Stan; Cox, Sheila; Dotray, Peter; Kopec, David; Smith, Steven E.; Schroeder, Jill; Wright, Steven D.; Jiao, Yuannian; Kong, Wenqian; Goff, Valorie; Auckland, Susan; Rainville, Lisa K.; Pierce, Gary J.; Lemke, Cornelia; Compton, Rosana; Phillips, Christine; Kerr, Alexandra; Mettler, Matthew; Paterson, Andrew H. (PLOS, 2016-10-18)
      Johnsongrass (Sorghum halepense) is a striking example of a post-Columbian founder event. This natural experiment within ecological time-scales provides a unique opportunity for understanding patterns of continent-wide ...
    • Multi-Platform Next-Generation Sequencing of the Domestic Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo): Genome Assembly and Analysis 

      Dalloul, Rami A.; Long, J. A.; Zimin, A. V.; Aslam, L.; Beal, K.; Blomberg, L. A.; Bouffard, P.; Burt, D. W.; Crasta, O.; Crooijmans, R. P. M. A.; Cooper, K.; Coulombe, R. A.; De, S.; Delany, M. E.; Dodgson, J. B.; Dong, J. J.; Evans, C.; Frederickson, K. M.; Flicek, P.; Florea, L.; Folkerts, O.; Groenen, M. A. M.; Harkins, T. T.; Herrero, J.; Hoffmann, S.; Megens, H.-J.; Jiang, A.; de Jong, P.; Kaiser, P.; Kim, H.; Kim, K.-W.; Kim, S.; Langenberger, D.; Lee, M.-K.; Lee, T.; Mane, S.; Marcais, G.; Marz, M.; McElroy, A. P.; Modise, T.; Nefedov, M.; Notredame, C.; Paton, I. R.; Payne, W. S.; Pertea, G.; Prickett, D.; Puiu, D.; Qioa, D.; Raineri, E.; Ruffier, M.; Salzberg, S. L.; Schatz, M. C.; Scheuring, C.; Schmidt, C. J.; Schroeder, S.; Searle, S. M. J.; Smith, E. J.; Smith, J.; Sonstegard, T. S.; Stadler, P. F.; Tafer, H.; Tu, Z. J.; Van Tassell, C. P.; Vilella, A. J.; Williams, K. P.; Yorke, J. A.; Zhang, L.; Zhang, H.-B.; Zhang, X.; Zhang, Y.; Reed, Kent M. (PLOS, 2010-09-01)
      A synergistic combination of two next-generation sequencing platforms with a detailed comparative BAC physical contig map provided a cost-effective assembly of the genome sequence of the domestic turkey (Meleagris gallopavo). ...
    • Multi-temporal classification of land cover using Landsat7 imagery in Madiama, Mali 

      Bertelsen, Michael; Heatwole, C.; Moore, Keith M.; Badini, Oumar (2001)
      Multi-temporal imagery from the Landsat7 satellite (ETM+) was classified using unsupervised and supervised techniques to develop a land use / land cover map of the Madiama Commune in Mali. The desired outcome of the imagery ...
    • Multienvironment and Multitrait Genomic Selection Models in Unbalanced Early-Generation Wheat Yield Trials 

      Ward, Brian P.; Brown-Guedira, Gina; Tyagi, Priyanka; Kolb, Frederic L.; Van Sanford, David A.; Sneller, Clay H.; Griffey, Carl A. (Crop Science Society of America, 2019-02-21)
      The majority of studies evaluating genomic selection (GS) for plant breeding have used single-trait, single-site models that ignore genotype x environment interaction (GEI) effects. However, such studies do not accurately ...
    • Multigene Phylogenetics Reveals Temporal Diversification of Major African Malaria Vectors 

      Kamali, M.; Marek, Paul E.; Peery, A.; Antonio-Nkondjio, C.; Ndo, C.; Tu, Z.; Simard, F.; Sharakhov, Igor V. (PLOS, 2014-04-04)
      The major vectors of malaria in sub-Saharan Africa belong to subgenus Cellia. Yet, phylogenetic relationships and temporal diversification among African mosquito species have not been unambiguously determined. Knowledge ...
    • Multilevel Regulation of Abiotic Stress Responses in Plants 

      Haak, David C.; Fukao, Takeshi; Grene, Ruth; Hua, Zhihua; Ivanov, Rumen; Perrella, Giorgio; Li, Song (2017-09-20)
      The sessile lifestyle of plants requires them to cope with stresses in situ. Plants overcome abiotic stresses by altering structure/morphology, and in some extreme conditions, by compressing the life cycle to survive the ...
    • Multiple elements of soil biodiversity drive ecosystem functions across biomes 

      Delgado-Baquerizo, Manuel; Reich, Peter B.; Trivedi, Chanda; Eldridge, David J.; Abades, Sebastian; Alfaro, Fernando D.; Bastida, Felipe; Berhe, Asmeret A.; Cutler, Nick A.; Gallardo, Antonio; Garcia-Velazquez, Laura; Hart, Stephen C.; Hayes, Patrick E.; He, Ji-Zheng; Hseu, Zeng-Yei; Hu, Hang-Wei; Kirchmair, Martin; Neuhauser, Sigrid; Perez, Cecilia A.; Reed, Sasha C.; Santos, Fernanda; Sullivan, Benjamin W.; Trivedi, Pankaj; Wang, Jun-Tao; Weber-Grullon, Luis; Williams, Mark A.; Singh, Brajesh K. (2020-02)
      The role of soil biodiversity in regulating multiple ecosystem functions is poorly understood, limiting our ability to predict how soil biodiversity loss might affect human wellbeing and ecosystem sustainability. Here, ...