Research Article: Ecology of Root Colonizing Massilia (Oxalobacteraceae)

Date Published: July 11, 2012 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Maya Ofek, Yitzhak Hadar, Dror Minz, Boris Alexander Vinatzer. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0040117 Abstract Ecologically meaningful classification of bacterial populations is essential for understanding the structure and function of bacterial communities. As in soils, the ecological strategy of the majority of root-colonizing bacteria is mostly unknown. Among those … Continue reading Research Article: Ecology of Root Colonizing Massilia (Oxalobacteraceae)

Research Article: Ecology: A Prerequisite for Malaria Elimination and Eradication

Date Published: August 3, 2010 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Heather M. Ferguson, Anna Dornhaus, Arlyne Beeche, Christian Borgemeister, Michael Gottlieb, Mir S. Mulla, John E. Gimnig, Durland Fish, Gerry F. Killeen Abstract: Gerry Killeen and colleagues argue that malaria eradication efforts will not be successful until a better understanding of the ecology and … Continue reading Research Article: Ecology: A Prerequisite for Malaria Elimination and Eradication

Research Article: Ecology of trading strategies in a forex market for limit and market orders

Date Published: December 17, 2018 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Takumi Sueshige, Kiyoshi Kanazawa, Hideki Takayasu, Misako Takayasu, Tobias Preis. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0208332 Abstract There is a growing interest to understand financial markets as ecological systems, where the variety of trading strategies correspond to that of biological species. For this purpose, transaction data for individual traders … Continue reading Research Article: Ecology of trading strategies in a forex market for limit and market orders

Research Article: Ecology and Transmission of Buruli Ulcer Disease: A Systematic Review

Date Published: December 14, 2010 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Richard W. Merritt, Edward D. Walker, Pamela L. C. Small, John R. Wallace, Paul D. R. Johnson, M. Eric Benbow, Daniel A. Boakye, Richard O. Phillips Abstract: Buruli ulcer is a neglected emerging disease that has recently been reported in some countries as the … Continue reading Research Article: Ecology and Transmission of Buruli Ulcer Disease: A Systematic Review

Research Article: Ecology and Geography of Plague Transmission Areas in Northeastern Brazil

Date Published: January 4, 2011 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): John Giles, A. Townsend Peterson, Alzira Almeida, Giovanna Raso Abstract: Plague in Brazil is poorly known and now rarely seen, so studies of its ecology are difficult. We used ecological niche models of historical (1966-present) records of human plague cases across northeastern Brazil to … Continue reading Research Article: Ecology and Geography of Plague Transmission Areas in Northeastern Brazil

Research Article: Ecology Drives the Worldwide Distribution of Human Diseases

Date Published: June 15, 2004 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Vanina Guernier, Michael E Hochberg, Jean-François Guégan Abstract: Identifying the factors underlying the origin and maintenance of the latitudinal diversity gradient is a central problem in ecology, but no consensus has emerged on which processes might generate this broad pattern. Interestingly, the vast majority … Continue reading Research Article: Ecology Drives the Worldwide Distribution of Human Diseases

Research Article: Ecology Drives the Global Distribution of Human Diseases

Date Published: June 15, 2004 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): unknown Abstract: None Partial Text: It’s no surprise that the Amazonian rainforest contains far more species than, say, the Siberian tundra. Over 50% of the world’s species live in tropical rainforests, which cover just 6% to 7% of the earth’s terrestrial surface. That the … Continue reading Research Article: Ecology Drives the Global Distribution of Human Diseases

Research Article: Ecology and Demography of Free-Roaming Domestic Dogs in Rural Villages near Serengeti National Park in Tanzania

Date Published: November 28, 2016 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Anna M. Czupryna, Joel S. Brown, Machunde A. Bigambo, Christopher J. Whelan, Supriya D. Mehta, Rachel M. Santymire, Felix J. Lankester, Lisa J. Faust, Benjamin Lee Allen. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0167092 Abstract Free-roaming dogs (Canis lupus familiaris) are of public health and conservation concern because of their … Continue reading Research Article: Ecology and Demography of Free-Roaming Domestic Dogs in Rural Villages near Serengeti National Park in Tanzania

Research Article: Ecology and Caudal Skeletal Morphology in Birds: The Convergent Evolution of Pygostyle Shape in Underwater Foraging Taxa

Date Published: February 26, 2014 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Ryan N. Felice, Patrick M. O’Connor, Peter Dodson. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0089737 Abstract Birds exhibit a specialized tail that serves as an integral part of the flight apparatus, supplementing the role of the wings in facilitating high performance aerial locomotion. The evolution of this function for the … Continue reading Research Article: Ecology and Caudal Skeletal Morphology in Birds: The Convergent Evolution of Pygostyle Shape in Underwater Foraging Taxa

Research Article: Ecology of Caribbean Sponges: Are Top-Down or Bottom-Up Processes More Important?

Date Published: November 11, 2013 Publisher: Public Library of Science Author(s): Michael P. Lesser, Marc Slattery, Roberto Pronzato. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0079799 Abstract Benthic-pelagic coupling and the role of bottom-up versus top-down processes are recognized as having a major impact on the structure of marine communities. While the roles of bottom-up processes are better appreciated they are still … Continue reading Research Article: Ecology of Caribbean Sponges: Are Top-Down or Bottom-Up Processes More Important?