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2018

Factors influencing the prevalence of animal cruelty during adolescence

Connor, M., Currie, C. & Lawrence, AB., 30 Apr 2018, In : Journal of Interpersonal Violence.

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adolescence
animal welfare
pain
researchers
social problems

Farmers' spending on variable inputs tends to maximise crop yields, not profit

Reader, MA., Revoredo-Giha, C., Lawrence, RJ., Hodge, ID. & Lang, BGA., 23 Mar 2018, In : International Journal of Agricultural Management. 7, 1, p. 1 - 11 11 p.

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profits and margins
crop yield
farmers
crops
social benefit

Fat accretion measurements strengthen the relationship between feed conversion efficiency and nitrogen isotopic discrimination while rumen microbial genes contribute little

Meale, SJ., Auffret, MD., Watson, M., Morgavi, DP., Cantalapiedra-Hijar, G., Duthie, C-A., Roehe, R. & Dewhurst, RJ., 1 Mar 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 7 p., 3854.

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Microbial Genes
Rumen
Nitrogen
Fats
Nitrates

Financial vulnerability of dairy farms challenged by Johne's disease to changes in farm payment system

Shrestha, S., Vosough Ahmadi, B., Barratt, AS., Thomson, SG. & Stott, AW., 18 Dec 2018, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 5, 9 p., 316.

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paratuberculosis
dairy farming
farms
profits and margins
disease prevalence
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First isolation of Brucella pinnipedialis and detection of Brucella antibodies from bearded seals (Erignathus barbatus)

Foster, G., Nymo, IH., Kovacs, KM., Beckmen, KB., Brownlow, AC., Baily, JL., Dagleish, MP., Muchowski, J., Perrett, LL., Tryland, M., Lydersen, C., Godfroid, J., McGovern, B. & Whatmore, AM., 22 Mar 2018, In : Diseases of Aquatic Organisms. 128, 1, p. 13 - 20 8 p.

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Brucella
antibodies
Chukchi Sea
Bering Sea
marine mammals
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Forensic use of the genomic relationship matrix to validate and discover livestock pedigrees

Moore, KL., Vilela, C., Kaseja, K., Mrode, R. & Coffey, MP., 20 Oct 2018, In : Journal of Animal Science. 97, 1, p. 35-42 8 p.

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pedigree
livestock
genomics
grandparents
animals

Framing and bias in CO2 capture and storage communication films: Reflections from a CO2 capture and storage research group

Maynard, CM. & Shackley, S., 1 Jul 2018, In : Public Understanding of Science. 27, 5, p. 550-661 12 p.

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Renewable Energy
Exploratory Behavior
Motion Pictures
Communication
Research Personnel

From welcome culture to welcome limits? Uncovering preference changes over time for sheltering refugees in Germany

Liebe, U., Meyerhoff, J., Kroesen, M., Chorus, C. & Glenk, K., 1 Aug 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 8, p. 1 - 6 6 p., 0199923.

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refugee
migrant
acceptance
asylum seeker
citizen
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Frontiers in climate smart food systems: outlining the research space

Whitfield, S., Challinor, AJ. & Rees, RM., 31 Jan 2018, In : Frontiers in Sustainable Food Systems. 2, 2.

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food
climate
agriculture
climate change
famine

Functional mapping of quantitative trait loci (QTLs) associated with plant performance in a wheat MAGIC mapping population

Camargo, A., Mackay, I., Mott, R., Han, J., Doonan, J., Askew, K., Corke, F., Williams, K. & Bentley, A., 9 Jul 2018, In : Frontiers in Plant Science. 9, 15 p., 887.

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Quantitative Trait Loci
agronomic traits
Triticum
quantitative trait loci
wheat

Genetic Mapping Populations for Conducting High-Resolution Trait Mapping in Plant.

Cockram, J. & Mackay, I., 2018, Advances in Biochemical Engineering/Biotechnology. Varshney, R., Pandey, M. & Chitikineni, A. (eds.). Berlin: Springer, p. 109-138 30 p.

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chromosome mapping
quantitative trait loci
breeding
founder effect
marker-assisted selection

Genetic profile of scrapie codons 146, 211 and 222 in the PRNP gene locus in three breeds of dairy goats

Vouraki, S., Gelasakis, AI., Alexandri, P., Boukouvala, E., Ekateriniadou, LV., Banos, G. & Arsenos, G., 7 Jun 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 6, 7 p., 0198819.

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scrapie
dairy goats
codons
Damascus (goat breed)
breeds
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Genome-based discovery of polyketide-derived secondary metabolism pathways in the barley pathogen Ramularia collo-cygni

Dussart, F., Douglas, R., Sjokvist, E., Hoebe, PN., Spoel, SH. & McGrann, GRD., 20 Jul 2018, In : Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions. 31, 9, p. 962 - 975 14 p.

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Ramularia
Cygnus
polyketides
barley
metabolism

Genome-wide association analyses based on a multiple-trait approach for modeling feed efficiency

Lu, Y., Vandehaar, MJ., Spurlock, DM., Weigel, KA., Armentano, LE., Connor, EE., Coffey, MP., Veerkamp, RF., de Haas, Y., Staples, CR., Wang, Z., Hanigan, MD. & Tempelman, RJ., 1 Feb 2018, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 101, 4, p. 3140 - 3154 15 p.

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dry matter intake
feed conversion
genome
energy
milk

Genome-wide associations of immune-associated traits in dairy cows

Denholm, SJ., McNeilly, TN., Coffey, MP., Russell, GC., Banos, G., Tolkamp, A., Coe, JE., Bagnall, A., Mitchell, MC. & Wall, E., Feb 2018.

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Genomic diversity and population structure of three autochthonous Greek sheep breeds assessed with genome-wide DNA arrays

Michailidou, S., Tsangaris, G., Fthenakis, GC., Tzora, A., Skoufos, I., Karkabounas, SC., Banos, G., Argiriou, A. & Arsenos, G., 25 Jan 2018, In : Molecular Genetics and Genomics. 293, 3, p. 753 - 768 16 p.

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sheep breeds
population structure
breeds
genomics
genome

Genomic index selection provides a pragmatic framework for setting and refining multi-objective breeding targets in Miscanthus

Slavov, G., Davey, C., Bosch, M., RObson, P., Donnison, I. & Mackay, I., 23 Oct 2018, In : Annals of Botany. XX, p. 1-9 9 p.

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Miscanthus
selection index
refining
Biomass
Breeding
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Geostatistical models using remotely-sensed data predict savanna tsetse decline across the interface between protected and unprotected areas in Serengeti, Tanzania

Lord, JS., Torr, SJ., Auty, HK., Brock, PM., Byamunga, M., Hargrove, JW., Morrison, LJ., Mramba, F., Vale, GA. & Stanton, MC., 15 Jan 2018, In : Journal of Applied Ecology. 55, 4, p. 1997 - 2007 11 p.

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savanna
national park
trypanosomiasis
wilderness area
vegetation

Grain legume yields are as stable as other spring crops in long-term experiments across northern Europe

Reckling, M., Döring, TF., Bergkvist, G., Stoddard, FL., Watson, CA., Seddig, S., Chmielewski, F-M. & Bachinger, J., 2 Nov 2018, In : Agronomy for Sustainable Development. 38, 6, 10 p., 63.

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long term experiments
Northern European region
legumes
crops
Lupinus

Grain number and grain filling of two-row malting barley in response to variation in post-anthesis radiation: Analysis by grain position on the ear and its implications for yield improvement and quality

Kennedy, SP., Lynch, JP., Spink, J. & Bingham, IJ., 13 Jun 2018, In : Field Crops Research. 225, p. 74 - 82 9 p.

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malting barley
filling period
ears
flowering
shade
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Grand challenges in sustainable intensification and ecosystem services

Firbank, LG., Attwood, S., Eory, V., Gadanakis, Y., Lynch, JM., Sonnino, R. & Takahashi, T., 28 Mar 2018, In : Frontiers in Sustainable Food Systems. 2, 7.

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ecosystem service
biosphere
food
equity
trade-off
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Heterosis in cattle crossbreeding schemes in tropical regions: meta-analysis of effects of breed combination, trait type, and climate on level of heterosis

Bunning, H., Wall, E., Chagunda, MGG., Banos, G. & Simm, G., 20 Oct 2018, In : Journal of Animal Science. 97, 1, p. 29-34 6 p.

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body conformation
heterosis
meta-analysis
tropics
breeds

Host-specific differences in the response of cultured macrophages to Campylobacter jejuni capsule and O-methyl phosphoramidate mutants

Kim, S., Vela, A., Clohisey, SM., Athanasiadou, S., Kaiser, P., Stevens, MP. & Vervelde, L., 9 Jan 2018, In : Veterinary Research. 49, 10 p., 3.

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Campylobacter jejuni
Capsules
Macrophages
Chickens
Phagocytosis

Identification, comparison and validation of robust rumen microbial biomarkers for methane emissions using diverse Bos Taurus breeds and basal diets

Auffret, MD., Stewart, R., Dewhurst, RJ., Duthie, C-A., Rooke, JA., Wallace, RJ., Freeman, TC., Snelling, TJ., Watson, M. & Roehe, R., 9 Jan 2018, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 8, 15 p., 2642.

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Rumen
Methane
Biomarkers
Diet
Metagenomics

Identifying and prioritizing opportunities for improving efficiency on the farm: holistic metrics and benchmarking with Data Envelopment Analysis

Soteriades, AD., Rowland, K., Roberts, DJ. & Stott, AW., 1 Jun 2018, In : International Journal of Agricultural Management. 7, 1, p. 16 - 29 14 p.

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data analysis
farms
terminology
consultants
agricultural industry

Immune-associated traits measured in milk as proxies for blood serum measurements in dairy cows

Denholm, SJ., McNeilly, TN., Coffey, MP., Russell, G., Banos, G. & Wall, E., Apr 2018.

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Immune-associated traits measured in milk of Holstein-Friesian cows as proxies for blood serum measurements

Denholm, SJ., McNeilly, TN., Banos, G., Coffey, MP., Russell, GC., Bagnall, A., Mitchell, MC. & Wall, E., 29 Aug 2018, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 101, 11, p. 10248 - 10258 11 p.

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blood serum
Holstein
cows
milk
haptoglobins
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Impact of genetic selection for increased cattle resistance to bovine tuberculosis on disease transmission dynamics

Raphaka, K., Sanchez-Molano, E., Tsairidou, S., Anacleto, O., Glass, EJ., Woolliams, JA., Doeschl-Wilson, A. & Banos, G., 1 Oct 2018, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 5, 14 p., 237.

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bovine tuberculosis
disease transmission
cattle
United Kingdom
selection intensity

Improving the inference of co-occurence networks in the bovine rumen microbiome

Zheng, H., Wang, H., Dewhurst, RJ. & Roehe, R., 21 Nov 2018, In : IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics.

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relative abundance
methane
cattle
microbial community
bovine

In-field assessment of an arabinoxylan polymer on disease control in spring barley

Ratsep, J., Havis, ND., Loake, GJ., Walters, DR. & McGrann, GRD., 30 Mar 2018, In : Crop Protection. 109, p. 102 - 109 8 p.

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arabinoxylan
spring barley
polymers
disease control
fungicides
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Influencing factors and incentives on the intention to adopt precision agricultural technologies within arable farming systems

Barnes, AP., Soto, I., Eory, V., Beck, B., Balafoutis, AT., Sanchez, B., Vangeyte, J., Fountas, S., van der Wal, T. & Gomez-Barbero, M., 26 Dec 2018, In : Environmental Science and Policy. 93, p. 66 - 74 9 p.

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precision agriculture
farming systems
farmers
economic investment
sustainable agriculture

Integrated control of potato late blight: predicting the combined efficacy of host resistance and fungicides

Ritchie, F., Bain, RA., Lees, A., Boor, T. & Paveley, N., 25 May 2018, In : Plant Pathology. 67, 8, p. 1784 - 1791 8 p.

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Phytophthora infestans
fungicides
dosage
cultivars
blight

Integrated farm management for sustainable agriculture: lessons for knowledge exchange and policy

Rose, D., Sutherland, W., Barnes, AP., Borthwick, FA., Ffoulkes, C., Moorby, J., Nicholas-Davies, P., Hall, C., Twining, S. & Dicks, L., 19 Dec 2018, In : Land Use Policy. 81, p. 834 - 842 9 p.

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farm management
sustainable agriculture
Wales
England
farming systems

Inter-individual differences in contamination profiles as tracer of social group association in stranded sperm whales

Schnitzler, JG., Pinzone, M., Autenrieth, M., van Neer, A., IJsseldijk, LL., Barber, JL., Deaville, R., Jepson, P., Brownlow, A., Schaffeld, T., Thome, J-P., Tiedemann, R., Das, K. & Siebert, U., 19 Jul 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, p. 3 - 6 4 p., 10958.

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tracer techniques
kinship
feeding preferences
Canary Islands
social structure

Introgression of exotic Cervus (nippon and canadensis) into red deer (Cervus elaphus) populations in Scotland and the English Lake District

Smith, SL., Senn, HV., Perez-Espona, S., Wyman, MT., Heap, E. & Pemberton, JM., 22 Jan 2018, In : Ecology and Evolution. 8, 4, p. 2122 - 2134 13 p.

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Cervus elaphus canadensis
Cervus nippon
Cervus elaphus
Scotland
introgression

Invited review: Genomic selection for small ruminants in Europe and other developed countries: How applicable for the rest of the world?

Mrode, R., Tarekegn, GM., Mwacharo, JM. & Djikeng, A., 18 Jan 2018, In : Animal. 12, 7, p. 1333 - 1340 8 p.

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small ruminants
marker-assisted selection
developed countries
breeds
developing countries

Lateralization influences contest behaviour in domestic pigs

Camerlink, I., Menneson, S., Turner, SP., Farish, M. & Arnott, G., 14 Aug 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 9 p., 12116.

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swine
conflict management
animals
duration
Sus scrofa
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Lessons learned from teaching multiple Massive Open Online Courses in veterinary education

MacKay, JRD., Paterson, J., Sandilands, V., Waran, NK., Lancaster, B. & Hughes, K., 10 Oct 2018, In : Journal of Perspectives in Applied Academic Practice. 6, 2, p. 22 - 40 19 p.

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Teaching
education
animal
welfare
educational opportunity
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Litter chemistry influences earthworm effects on soil carbon loss and microbial carbon acquisition

Zheng, Y., Wang, S., Bonkowski, M., Chen, X., Griffiths, BS., Hu, F. & Liu, M., 29 May 2018, In : Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 123, p. 105 - 114 10 p.

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earthworms
chemistry
carbon
soil
corn stover
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Longitudinal changes in telomere length and associated genetic parameters in dairy cattle analysed using random regression models

Seeker, LA., Ilska, JJ., Psifidi, A., Wilbourn, RV., Underwood, SL., Fairlie, J., Holland, R., Froy, H., Bagnall, A., Whitelaw, B., Coffey, MP., Nussey, DH. & Banos, G., 13 Feb 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 2, 3 p., e0192864.

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telomeres
dairy cattle
leukocytes
genetic correlation
heritability

Long term benefits on social behaviour after early life socialization of piglets

Camerlink, I., Farish, M., D'Eath, RB., Arnott, G. & Turner, SP., 29 Oct 2018, In : Animals. 8, 11, p. 192 - 203 12 p., 192.

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social behavior
sows
piglets
weaning
teats

Long-term effects of piglet tooth resection on molecular markers of inflammation and pain in tooth pulp

Sinclair, ARL., D'Eath, RB., Brunton, PJ., Prunier, A. & Sandercock, DA., 28 Jun 2018.

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Tooth
Inflammation
Pain
Calcitonin
CXC Chemokines
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MAGpy: a reproducible pipeline for the downstream analysis of metagenome-assembled genomes (MAGs)

Stewart, R. D., Auffret, M., Snelling, T. J., Roehe, R. & Watson, M., 10 Nov 2018, In : Bioinformatics. 3 p., bty905.

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Metagenome
Genome
Computational Biology
Metagenomics
Databases
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Marginal abatement cost curves for agricultural climate policy: state-of-the-art, lessons learnt and future potential

Eory, V., Pellerin, S., Garcia, GC., Lehtonen, H., Licite, I., Mattila, H., Lund-Sorensen, T., Muldowney, J., Popluga, D., Strandmark, L. & Schulte, R., 3 Feb 2018, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 182, p. 705 - 716 12 p.

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abatement cost
environmental policy
greenhouse gas
mitigation
cost

Measurement of antimicrobial usage & resistance

Humphry, RW., Sep 2018, SEFARI.

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Microarray characterisation of gene expression profiles in caudal dorsal root ganglia after tail amputation in pigs

Sandercock, DA., Coe, J., Downing, A., Nirmal, A., Barnett, M., Freeman, T., Di Giminiani, P. & Edwards, S., 12 Sep 2018.

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Spinal Ganglia
Amputation
Transcriptome
Tail
Swine

Mitigating agricultural diffuse pollution: uncovering the evidence base of the awareness-behaviour-water quality pathway

Okumah, M., Chapman, P. J., Martin-Ortega, J. & Novo, P., 24 Dec 2018, In : Water. 11, 1, p. 29 - 47 19 p.

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water quality
policy strategy
best management practice
environmental issue
water pollution

Modelling interventions to mitigate production loss due to Fasciola hepatica in key UK cattle sectors

Tongue, SC., Correia-Gomes, C., Eze, IJ., Henry, MK., McCann, CM., Stott, AW. & Milne, CE., Nov 2018, p. 125. 1 p.

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Modelling potato growth

Leinonen, I., Chen, H., Taylor, JA. & Wale, S. (ed.), 2018, Achieving Sustainable Cultivation of Potatoes: Volume 2: Production and Storage, Production and Sustainability. Wale, S. (ed.). Cambridge, UK: Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing Limited: Series in Agricultural Science, Vol. 2.

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Moving sheep towards improved surveillance design - a case of resistance

Stirling, JM., Tongue, SC., Murray, S., Evans, J., Webster, C., Reeves, A., Gunn, GJ., Horne, J. & Foster, G., Nov 2018, p. 346. 1 p.

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