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    • Scientific literature on invasive alien species in a megadiverse country: advances and challenges in Mexico 

      Ramírez Albores, Jorge Enrique; Badano, Ernesto Ivan; Flores Rivas, Joel David; Flores Flores, José Luis; Yáñez Espinosa, Laura (Pensoft Publishers, 2019)
      "Interest in invasive species has increased around the world over the last several decades. In Mexico, studies on invasive species date as early as 1939 and the number of publications has increased considerably in recent ...
    • Water regime and osmotic adjustment under warming conditions on wheat in the Yaqui Valley, Mexico 

      Argentel Martínez, Leandris; Garatuza Payán, Jaime; Yepez González, Enrico Arturo; Arredondo Moreno, José Tulio; de los Santos Villalobos, Sergio (PeerJ, Inc, 2019)
      "An experiment was carried out to evaluate the effect of increased temperature on roots and leaf water and osmotic potential, osmotic adjustment (OA) and transpiration on Triticum durum L. (CIRNO C2008 variety) during ...
    • Crecimiento en diámetro de tres especies arbóreas en una selva secundaria de Quintana Roo, México 

      Pineda Herrera, Elizandro; Carreón Santos, Roy Jabín; Valdez Hernández, Juan Ignacio; Interián Ku, Víctor Manuel (Instituto de Ecología A.C., 2019)
      "Bursera simaruba, Lysiloma latisiliquum y Piscidia piscipula son tres especies de las selvas subperennifolias de Quintana Roo que son valoradas favorablemente por su madera. Para seguir incentivando su aprovechamiento y ...
    • Within-lineage divergence of avian haemosporidians: a case study to reveal the origin of a widespread haemoproteus parasite 

      Huang, Xi; Rapsevicius, Paulius; Chapa Vargas, Leonardo; Hellgren, Olof; Bensch, Steffan (BioOne, 2019)
      "Avian haemosporidian parasites are particularly diverse and widespread. To date, more than 3,000 distinct cytochrome b lineages have been recorded, of which some present extremely wide geographical distributions, even ...
    • Towards a predictive framework for biocrust mediation of plant performance: a meta-analysis 

      Havrilla, Caroline A.; Chaudhary, V. Bala; Ferrenberg, Scott; Antoninka, Anita J.; Belnap, Jayne; Bowker, Matthew A.; Eldridge, David J.; Faist, Akasha M.; Huber-Sannwald, Elisabeth; Leslie, Alexander D.; Rodríguez Caballero, Emilio; Zhang, Yuanming; Barger, Nichole N. (Wiley, 2019)
      "Understanding the importance of biotic interactions in driving the distribution and abundance of species is a central goal of plant ecology. Early vascular plants likely colonized land occupied by biocrusts - photoautotrophic, ...
    • Improve in CO2 and CH4 adsorption capacity on carbon microfibers synthesized by electrospinning of PAN 

      Ojeda López, Reyna; Esparza Schulz, Juan Marcos; Pérez Hermosillo, Isaac Jhonnatan; Hernández Gordillo, Armin; Domínguez Ortiz, Armando (MDPI AG, 2019)
      "Carbon microfibers (CMF) has been used as an adsorbent material for CO2 and CH4 capture. The gas adsorption capacity depends on the chemical and morphological structure of CMF. The CMF physicochemical properties change ...
    • Morphological differences of Turnera diffusa (Turneraceae) in two populations differing in rainfall at Northeastern Mexico 

      Urbizu González, Ana Lucia; Flores Rivas, Joel David; De la Rosa Manzano, Edilia; Castillo Ruíz, Octelina (Sociedad Botánica de México, 2019)
      Background. Plant morphology is the expression of a set of characteristics in response to environmental conditions and therefore to the availability of resources. Questions. Are the populations of Turnera diffusa ...
    • Mechanisms of fasting-mediated protection against renal injury and fibrosis development after ischemic acute kidney injury 

      Rojas Morales, Pedro; Tapia Rodríguez, Edilia; León Contreras, Juan Carlos; González Reyes, Susana; Jiménez Osorio, Angélica Saraí; Trujillo Silva, Daniela Joyce; Pavón Martínez, Natalia Ismene; Granados Pineda, Jessica; Hernández Pando, Rogelio Enrique; Sánchez Lozada, Laura Gabriela; Osorio Alonso, Horacio; Pedraza Chaverri, José (MDPI AG, 2019)
      "Ischemia-reperfusion injury of the kidney may lead to renal fibrosis through a combination of several mechanisms. We recently demonstrated that fasting protects the rat kidney against oxidative stress and mitochondrial ...
    • Diversity and deadwood-based interaction networks of saproxylic beetles in remnants of riparian cloud forest 

      Ramírez Hernández, Alfredo; Martínez Falcón, Ana Paola; Micó Balaguer, Estefanía; Almendarez, Sandra; Reyes Castillo, Pedro; Escobar Sarria, Federico (Public Library of Science, 2019)
      "We studied the saproxylic beetle community inhabiting deadwood in remnants of riparian cloud forests in "La Antigua" basin, in central Veracruz (Mexico). We assessed the influence of deadwood features (tree species, trunk ...
    • Shifts in Climatic Niche Occupation in Astrophytum Coahuilense (H. Möller) Kayser and Its Potential Distribution in Mexico 

      Cardoza Martínez, Gabriel Fernando; Becerra López, Jorge Luis; Esparza Estrada, Citlalli Edith; Estrada Rodríguez, José Luis; Czaja, Alexander; Ehsan, Muhammad; Baltierra Trejo, Eduardo; Romero Méndez, Ulises (MDPI AG, 2019)
      "It has frequently been reported that species with strong niche conservatism will not be able to adapt to new climatic conditions, so they must migrate or go extinct. We have evaluated the shifts in climatic niche occupation ...
    • Neuroprotective effects of ganoderma curtisii polysaccharides after kainic acid-seizure induced 

      León Rivera, Ismael; Villeda Hernández, Juana; Montiel Arcos, Elizur; Tello, Isaac; Rios, María Yolanda; Estrada Soto, Samuel; Aguilar Guadarrama, Angélica Berenice; Núñez Urquiza, Verónica; Méndez Mirón, Jazmín; Campos Peña, Victoria; Hidalgo Figueroa, Sergio Nemorio; Hernández, Eva; Hurtado, Gerardo (2019)
      "Background: Epilepsy is one of the major neurological disorders affecting world population. Although, some Ganoderma species have shown neuroprotective activities, the effects of polysaccharides isolated from Ganoderma ...
    • Epiphytic orchids Stanhopea tigrina and Prosthechea cochleata are differentially affected by drought in a subtropical cloud forest 

      Guevara Pérez, Cecilia Isabel; Delgado Sánchez, Pablo; Torres Castillo, Jorge Ariel; Flores Rivas, Joel David; Mendieta Leiva, Glenda; De la Rosa Manzano, Edilia (Institute of Experimental Botany CAS, 2019)
      "We investigated the physiological responses of two epiphytic orchids under three light regimes of 20, 50, and 70% of total daily radiation under drought and rewatering conditions. Stanhopea tigrina was the one more affected ...
    • Effects of experimental warming on peroxidase, nitrate reductase and glutamine synthetase activities in wheat 

      Argentel Martínez, Leandris; Garatuza Payán, Jaime; Arredondo Moreno, José Tulio; Yepez González, Enrico Arturo (Estonian University of Life Sciences, 2019)
      "Given the effects of climate change and its significant consequences on plant productivity, it is necessary to evaluate the enzymatic responses of the most important crops such as wheat (Triticum durum L.). We examined ...
    • Efecto del recubrimiento en la movilidad de nanopartículas de hierro de valencia cero en medios granulares saturados 

      Jiménez Zapata, Kristell del Carmen (2020-03-02)
      "Los acuíferos son la principal fuente de obtención de agua en zonas áridas y semiáridas, su disponibilidad es limitada cuando son contaminadas por actividades antropogénicas. Una alternativa de remediación son las ...
    • Study of nano-ZnO/Graphene-based photocatalyst to degrade Triclosan under UV and visible light 

      Cervantes Rincón, Nancy Ayerim (21/02/2020)
      "In recent years, a growing problem with water treatment has arisen due to the presence of endocrine-disrupting compounds (EDC), which persist in surface, waste, and drinking water. A significant example of EDC is triclosan ...
    • Elucidating the role of graphene oxide on the methanogenic activity of anaerobic consortia 

      Bueno-López, José Iván (2020)
      "Graphene is a nanomaterial of great interest due to its interesting mechanical, optical and electrical properties, ideal for the development of new materials and devices in all fields of technology; however, its large-scale ...
    • The contribution of dew and fog in the water balance of a continental semiarid grassland ecosystem 

      Aguirre Gutierrez, Carlos Alberto (2020-01)
      "In arid and semiarid regions, water scarcity plays an important role in determining the plant distribution, density, cover and productivity; it also controls many other biological processes. In these regions, different ...
    • Co-digestión de Scenedesmus obtusiusculus con sustratos ricos en carbono para la producción de biogás 

      Arias García, Leonardo Daniel (2019-12)
      "El uso de biomasa microalgal como sustrato para la producción de biogás resulta una alternativa interesante para aprovechar este tipo de biomasa dado su contenido de materia orgánica. Sin embargo, la biomasa microalgal ...
    • Human impacts and aridity differentially alter soil N availability in drylands worldwide 

      Delgado Baquerizo, Manuel; Maestre, Fernando T; Gallardo, Antonio; Eldridge, David J.; Soliveres Codina, Santiago; Bowker, Matthew Alan; Prado Comesaña, Ana; Gaitán, Juan José; Quero-Perez, Jose Luis; Ochoa, Victoria; Gozalo, Beatriz; García Gómez, Miguel; García Palacios, Pablo; Berdugo, Miguel; Valencia, Enrique; Escolar, Cristina; Arredondo Moreno, José Tulio; Barraza Zepeda, Claudia Elizabeth; Boeken, Bertrand R.; Bran, Donaldo Eduardo; Cabrera, Omar; Carreira, José Antonio; Chaieb, Mohamed; Conceicao, Abel Augusto; Derak, Mchich; Ernst, Ricardo; Espinosa, Carlos Iván; Florentino de Andreu, Adriana; Gatica, Gabriel M.; Ghiloufi, Wahida; Gómez González, Susana; Gutiérrez Camus, Julio Roberto; Hernández, Rosa Mary; Huber-Sannwald, Elisabeth; Jankju, Mohammad; Mau, Rebecca L.; Miriti, Maria N.; Monerris, Jorge; Morici, Ernesto F.A.; Muchane, Muchai N.; Naseri, Kamal; Pucheta, Eduardo; Ramírez, Elizabeth; Ramirez Collantes, David A.; Romao, Roberto Lisboa; Tighe, Matthew K.; Torres, Duilio Gilberto; Torres Díaz, Cristian; Val, James; Veiga, José Pablo; Wang, Deli; Yuan, Xia; Zaady, Eli (Wiley, 2016)
      "Aims Climate and human impacts are changing the nitrogen (N) inputs and losses in terrestrial ecosystems. However, it is largely unknown how these two major drivers of global change will simultaneously influence the N ...
    • Impact of emerging, high-production-volume graphene-based materials on the bioavailability of benzo(a)pyrene to brine shrimp and fish liver cells 

      Rodd, April Lynn; Castilho, Cintia J; Flores Chaparro, Carlos Enrique; Rangel Méndez, José René; Hurt, Robert H; Agnes B. Kane (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2018)
      "With increasing commercialization of high volume, two-dimensional carbon nanomaterials comes a greater likelihood of environmental release. In aquatic environments, black carbon binds contaminants like aromatic hydrocarbons, ...