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Connecting Asia Pacific users in the Scientific, Technical, Medical and Scholarly (STMS) field | The Wiley Asia Blog is for the growing number of Asia Pacific users where a number of posts on the latest research in Physical, Health, Life, Social Sciences and Humanities from leading journals and resources can be found.
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In this issue of the Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, we flag a range of papers examining the development and use of Genomic Selection. The method was introduced in the seminal paper by Theo Meuwissen, Ben Hayes and Mike Goddard in 2001 (Genetics 157, 1819-1829). The Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics has published ... Continue reading »The post The Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics Virtual Issue on Genomic Selection appeared first on The Wiley Asia Blog.
Researchers from the UK determined that developmental delays are present in children within six weeks following convulsive status epilepticus (CSE)—a seizure lasting longer than thirty minutes. The study appearing in Epilepsia, a journal published by Wiley on behalf of the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE), suggests that neurodevelopmental impairments continue to be present one year after ... Continue reading »The post Developmental Delays in Children Following Prolonged […]
Older people who fall over at home and require ambulance assistance are at higher risk of future falls and associated injuries. This is the finding of a study published in the Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health. Dr Anne Tiedemann from the University of Sydney led the study, which surveyed people aged 70 ... Continue reading »The post Falling Over At Home A Concern For Older People appeared first on The Wiley Asia Blog.
Plants and Extracts Rich in Secondary Metabolites: Their Utility in Ruminant Nutrition – A Journal of Animal Physiology and Animal Nutrition Virtual Issue
After the ban of the use of feed antibiotics in many countries, and owing to consumers’ concerns, the search for diet supplementation with natural bioactive compounds is in the focus of research. In ruminant nutrition, such compounds are either supplemented in purified form or via entire plants, plant parts or crude extracts thereof. There is ... Continue reading »The post Plants and Extracts Rich in Secondary Metabolites: Their Utility in Ruminant Nutrition – A Journal of Animal […]
New research suggests that patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA) who wear flat, flexible footwear (mobility shoes) had significant reduction in knee loading—the force placed upon the joint during daily activities. Results published in Arthritis & Rheumatism, a journal of the American College of Rheumatology (ACR), show that long term use of the mobility shoes helped ... Continue reading »The post ‘Mobility Shoes’ Take a Load Off for Knee Osteoarthritis Sufferers appeared first […]
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