- Allergies: their role in cancer preventionPaul W Sherman
Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Cornell University Ithaca, New York 14853 2702, USA
Q Rev Biol 83:339-62. 2008....
- Anciently asexual bdelloid rotifers escape lethal fungal parasites by drying up and blowing awayChristopher G Wilson
Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA
Science 327:574-6. 2010..In Red Queen models, spatiotemporal escape can decouple and protect asexuals from coevolving enemies. Thus, our results may help to explain the persistence of the anciently asexual Bdelloidea...
- Why on earth?: Evaluating hypotheses about the physiological functions of human geophagySera L Young
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94105, USA
Q Rev Biol 86:97-120. 2011..Our results indicate that human geophagy is best explained as providing protection from dietary chemicals, parasites, and pathogens, whereas animal geophagy may involve both micronutrient acquisition and protection...