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Molecular epidemiology of Campylobacter coli strains isolated from different sources in New Zealand between 2005 and 2014
© 2016, American Society for Microbiology. Campylobacteriosis is one of the most important foodborne diseases worldwide and a significant health burden in New Zealand. Campylobacter jejuni is the predominant species ...
Attitudes of a farming community towards urban growth and rural fragmentation – An Auckland case study
As the global population continues to increase, rural areas are expected to accommodate future growth at the same time as continuing to feed growing populations. This tension is greatest on those who farm land that is ...
The built environment - A missing ‘cause of the causes’ of non- communicable diseases
(MDPI AG, 2016)
The United Nations “25 × 25 Strategy” of decreasing non-communicable diseases (NCDs), including cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, cancer and chronic respiratory diseases, by 25% by 2025 does not appear to take into account ...
IKVAV-Containing Cell Membrane Penetrating Peptide Treatment Induces Changes in Cellular Morphology after Spinal Cord Injury
(Canadian Center of Science and Education, 2016-08-17)
A cell membrane spanning peptide was used to increase the concentration of the IKVAV motif within damaged mouse spinal cord tissue. This peptide was injected directly to the lesion 24 hours after spinal cord compression ...
Do preferences for fair trade rely on ethical argument or logos?
This paper investigates the effect of ethical labelling on consumer choice in the context of fair trade. Previous studies have shown that the Fairtrade logo has a positive effect on brand choice. However, it is uncertain ...