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  • publication . Other literature type . Article . 2009
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Gomes, Bruno; Sousa, Carla A.; Novo, Maria T.; Freitas, Ferdinando B.; Alves, Ricardo; Côrte-Real, Ana R.; Salgueiro, Patrícia; Donnelly, Martin J.; Almeida, António P. G.; Pinto, João;
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    Publisher: Springer Science and Business Media LLC
    Project: FCT | POCI/BIA-BDE/57650/2004 (POCI/BIA-BDE/57650/2004)

    Background. Culex pipiens L. is the most widespread mosquito vector in temperate regions. This species consists of two forms, denoted molestus and pipiens, that exhibit important behavioural and physiological differences. The evolutionary relationships and taxonomic sta...

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  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2011
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Simão Luz; Patthara Kongsuphol; Ana Isabel Mendes; Francisco Malta Romeiras; Marisa Sousa; Rainer Schreiber; Paulo Matos; Peter Jordan; Anil Mehta; Margarida D. Amaral; ...
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    Publisher: American Society for Microbiology
    Project: WT | Why are cystic fibrosis a... (069150), FCT | SFRH/BD/35936/2007 (SFRH/BD/35936/2007), FCT | PTDC/BIA-BCM/112635/2009 (PTDC/BIA-BCM/112635/2009), FCT | SFRH/BD/61883/2009 (SFRH/BD/61883/2009), FCT | SFRH/BD/47445/2008 (SFRH/BD/47445/2008)

    Previously, the pleiotropic “master kinase” casein kinase 2 (CK2) was shown to interact with CFTR, the protein responsible for cystic fibrosis (CF). Moreover, CK2 inhibition abolished CFTR conductance in cell-attached membrane patches, native epithelial ducts, and Xenop...

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  • publication . Preprint . Article . 2021
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Kate Pattle; Shih-Ping Lai; James Di Francesco; Sarah I. Sadavoy; Derek Ward-Thompson; Doug Johnstone; Thiem Hoang; Doris Arzoumanian; Pierre Bastien; Tyler L. Bourke; ...
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    Project: FCT | UIDB/04434/2020 (UIDB/04434/2020), FCT | UID/FIS/04434/2019 (UID/FIS/04434/2019), NSERC

    We present 850$\mu$m polarization observations of the L1689 molecular cloud, part of the nearby Ophiuchus molecular cloud complex, taken with the POL-2 polarimeter on the James Clerk Maxwell Telescope (JCMT). We observe three regions of L1689: the clump L1689N which hou...

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  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2017
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Rao, Anil; Monteiro, Joao M.; Mourao-Miranda, Janaina;
    Project: WT , FCT | SFRH/BD/88345/2012 (SFRH/BD/88345/2012), CIHR , WT | Learning from neuroimagin... (102845), NIH | Alzheimers Disease Neuroi... (1U01AG024904-01)

    Highlights • Definition of confound given from the point of view of predictive modelling. • Instance Weighting derived for dealing with confounding with continuous targets. • None of the evaluated methods performs better than a model that ignores confounding. • Differen...

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  • publication . Article . 2016
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Carla Nunes; Benjamin M. Taylor;
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    Project: FCT | SFRH/BSAB/1421/2014 (SFRH/BSAB/1421/2014)

    SETTING: Portuguese National Tuberculosis Control Programme. OBJECTIVE: To examine delays in tuberculosis (TB) diagnosis using a spatial component in two high-incidence cities, Lisbon and Oporto, in Portugal, a low-incidence country. DESIGN: A retrospective nationwide s...

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  • publication . Article . Other literature type . Preprint . Thesis . 2019
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    de Silva, Nadish; Barbosa, Rui Soares;
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    Project: FCT | SFRH/BD/94945/2013 (SFRH/BD/94945/2013), UKRI | Contextuality as a Resour... (EP/N017935/1), EC | MALOA (238381), UKRI | Contextuality as a Resour... (EP/N018745/1), NSERC

    Comment: To appear in Communications in Mathematical Physics. This article is based on the doctoral dissertation of the first author (University of Oxford, 2015). Earlier versions of the main results have appeared in the unpublished manuscripts [arXiv:1408.1170] (Sectio...

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  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2015
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Hinsley, Amy; Verissimo, Diogo; Roberts, David L.;
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    Publisher: Elsevier
    Project: FCT | SFRH/BD/60993/2009 (SFRH/BD/60993/2009)

    AbstractThe demand for wildlife products drives an illegal trade estimated to be worth up to $10 billion per year, ranking it amongst the top transnational crimes in terms of value. Orchids are one of the best-selling plants in the legal horticultural trade but are also...

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  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2016
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Gandini, Francesca; Achilli, Alessandro; Pala, Maria; Bodner, Martin; Brandini, Stefania; Huber, Gabriela; Egyed, Balazs; Ferretti, Luca; Gómez Carballa, Alberto; Salas Ellacuriaga, Antonio; ...
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    Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
    Project: FCT | UID/BIA/04050/2013 (UID/BIA/04050/2013)

    Rare mitochondrial lineages with relict distributions can sometimes be disproportionately informative about deep events in human prehistory. We have studied one such lineage, haplogroup R0a, which uniquely is most frequent in Arabia and the Horn of Africa, but is distri...

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  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2011
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Portugal, Silvia; Carret, Céline; Recker, Mario; Armitage, Andrew E; Gonçalves, Lígia A; Epiphanio, Sabrina; Sullivan, David; Roy, Cindy; Newbold, Chris I; Drakesmith, Hal; ...
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    Publisher: NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP
    Project: EC | EVIMALAR (242095), FCT | SFRH/BD/31523/2006 (SFRH/BD/31523/2006), FCT | SFRH/BPD/40965/2007 (SFRH/BPD/40965/2007)

    In regions of high rates of malaria transmission, mosquitoes repeatedly transmit liver-tropic Plasmodium sporozoites to individuals who already have blood-stage parasitemia. This manifests itself in semi-immune children (who have been exposed since birth to Plasmodium i...

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  • publication . Article . 2017
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Heine, Marcel; Paschalis, Stefanos; Petri, Marina;
    Project: FCT | PTDC/FIS/103902/2008 (PTDC/FIS/103902/2008), NSF | New Tools for Radiative N... (1415656)
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