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    • Cleavage modification did not alter blastomere fates during bryozoan evolution 

      Vellutini, Bruno Cossermelli; Martin Duran, Jose Maria; Hejnol, Andreas (BioMed Central, 2017-04-28)
      Background: Stereotypic cleavage patterns play a crucial role in cell fate determination by precisely positioning early embryonic blastomeres. Although misplaced cell divisions can alter blastomere fates and cause embryonic ...
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    • Fringe Biotechnology 

      Vaage, Nora Sørensen (Springer, 2017-03)
      Recent amateur and alternative uses of wet laboratory biology techniques have been called by many names. However, none of the terms currently in use include institutional, entrepreneurial and amateur engagements in ...
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    • Overgrepsmottak 2017. Status etter spesialisthelsetjenestens ansvarsovertakelse 

      Johnsen, Grethe E.; Hunskår, Steinar; Zachariassen, Signe; Alsaker, Kjersti; Nesvold, Helle (Nasjonalt kompetansesenter for legevaktmedisin, Uni Research Helse, 2017-03)
      Bakgrunn: Nasjonalt kompetansesenter for legevaktmedisin og Nordlandsforskning har beskrevet utfordringer knyttet til faglig kvalitet, organisering og finansiering ved landets overgrepsmottak. Nklm foreslo i 2009 en ...
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    • Applying Principles of Sociotechnical Systems onto Working Environment Research 

      Thomassen, Ole Jacob; Heggen, Kristin; Strand, Roger (Aalborg University, 2017)
      The sociotechnical system approach induced a consistent system thinking into the Scandinavian working life research. Workers’ social and psychological needs and technical/systemic conditions were seen as deeply interdependent. ...
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    • Veiled Nannies and Secular Futures in France 

      Jacobsen, Christine M. (Routledge, 2017)
      This article focuses on recent French efforts to expand legal regulation of religious symbols to childcare. Controversies over ‘veiled nannies’ serve as points of departure for investigating laïcité – French secularism – ...
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    • Early evolution of radial glial cells in Bilateria 

      Helm, Conrad; Karl, Anett; Beckers, Patrick; Kaul-Strehlow, Sabrina; Ulbricht, Elke; Kourtesis, Ioannis; Kuhrt, Heidrun; Hausen, Harald; Bartolomaeus, Thomas; Reichenbach, Andreas; Bleidorn, Christoph (The Royal Society Publishing, 2017)
      Bilaterians usually possess a central nervous system, composed of neurons and supportive cells called glial cells. Whereas neuronal cells are highly comparable in all these animals, glial cells apparently differ, and in ...
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    • Exploring the Concept of Integrity—Toward a Craft-Inspired Interpretation 

      Thomassen, Ole Jacob; Strand, Roger; Heggen, Kristin (Aalborg University, 2017)
      The concept of integrity is used as a psychosocial concept to describe tensions and dilemmas experienced by professional and semi-professional workers in a neoliberal working life. In Norway, the concept has even been ...
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    • An ancient FMRFamide-related peptide-receptor pair induces defense behavior in a brachiopod larva 

      Thiel, Daniel; Bauknecht, Philipp; Jékely, Gáspár; Hejnol, Andreas (2017)
      Animals show different behaviors that can consist of various spatially or temporally separated sub-reactions. Even less complex organisms, like ciliated larvae that display important behaviors (e.g. metamorphosis, defense, ...
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    • A safer, urea-based in situ hybridization method improves detection of gene expression in diverse animal species 

      Sinigaglia, Chiara; Thiel, Daniel; Houliston, Evelyn; Leclère, Lucas (2017)
      In situ hybridization is a widely employed technique allowing spatial visualization of gene expression in fixed specimens. It has proven to be essential to our understanding of biological processes, including developmental ...
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    • Increased taxon sampling reveals thousands of hidden orthologs in flatworms 

      Martin Duran, Jose Maria; Ryan, Joseph Francis; Vellutini, Bruno Cossermelli; Pang, Kevin Scott; Hejnol, Andreas (Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, 2017)
      Gains and losses shape the gene complement of animal lineages and are a fundamental aspect of genomic evolution. Acquiring a comprehensive view of the evolution of gene repertoires is limited by the intrinsic limitations ...
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    • Effektevaluering av Individuell jobbstøtte (IPS): Sluttrapport 

      Reme, Silje Endresen; Monstad, Karin; Fyhn, Tonje; Øverland, Simon; Ludvigsen, Kari; Sveinsdottir, Vigdis; Løvvik, Camilla; Lie, Stein Atle (Uni Research, 2016-12)
      Individuell jobbstøtte (IPS) er en tilnærming til arbeidsrehabilitering blant psykisk syke, som har vist god effekt på sysselsetting i internasjonale studier. Denne rapporten beskriver en randomisert kontrollert studie som ...
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    • Jakten på den gylne middelvei. En studie av organisatoriske endringer i Justis- og beredskapsdepartementet etter terrorangrepene 22. juli 2011 

      Jensen, Susan Bahia (Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2016-12)
      Denne studien tar for seg problemstillingen: "Hvilke organisatoriske endringer har blitt foretatt i Justis- og beredskapsdepartementet etter terrorangrepene 22. juli 2011 og frem til 2016? Hvordan kan endringene ...
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    • Organizational change in the Ministry of Justice and Public Security after the terrorist attacks on 22 July 2011 

      Jensen, Susan Bahia (Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2016-12)
      This paper examines changes in the Ministry of Justice and Public Security (MJ) after the terrorist attacks in Norway 22 July 2011 until 2016. The focus is on the MJ’s internal and external formal organization, internal ...
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    • Mapping ethical and social aspects of cancer biomarkers 

      Blanchard, Anne (Elsevier, 2016-12)
      Cancer biomarkers represent a revolutionary advance toward personalised cancer treatment, promising therapies that are tailored to subgroups of patients sharing similar generic traits. Notwithstanding the optimism driving ...
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    • Embryonic chirality and the evolution of spiralian left - right asymmetries 

      Martin Duran, Jose Maria; Vellutini, Bruno Cossermelli; Hejnol, Andreas (The Royal Society Publishing, 2016-12)
      The group Spiralia includes species with one of the most significant cases of left–right asymmetries in animals: the coiling of the shell of gastropod molluscs (snails). In this animal group, an early event of embryonic ...
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    • Spatial heterogeneity of greening and browning between and within bioclimatic zones in northern West Siberia 

      Miles, Victoria; Esau, Igor (IOP Publishing, 2016-10-26)
      Studies of the normalized difference vegetation index (NDVI) have found broad changes in vegetation productivity in high northern latitudes in the past decades, including increases in NDVI (‘greening’) in tundra regions ...
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    • Livsløp og soning. En biografisk studie av innsatte i Bergen fengsel om deres fortid, nåtid og fremtid 

      Blaalid, Bjørnar (Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2016-10)
      Denne studien tar for seg et utvalg innsatte i Bergen fengsel og beskrivelser fra deres liv ved en åpen avdeling, ved bruk av biografiske dybdeintervjuer. Utgangspunktet for studien er hvilke hendelser i livet som var ...
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    • Reforming the Norwegian police between structure and culture. Community police or emergency police? 

      Christensen, Tom; Lægreid, Per; Rykkja, Lise Hellebø (Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2016-10)
      This paper examines the reform of the police in Norway from 2012 to 2015 using a qualitative analysis of central public reports and official documents leading up to the reform. These include the report from the official ...
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    • Legevaktorganisering i Norge. Rapport fra Nasjonalt legevaktregister 2016. 

      Morken, Tone; Myhr, Kjetil; Raknes, Guttorm; Hunskår, Steinar (Nasjonalt kompetansesenter for legevaktmedisin, 2016-09-30)
      Nasjonalt kompetansesenter for legevaktmedisin (Nklm) startet opp 1. august 2005. En av Nklms hovedoppgaver var å etablere og kvalitetssikre registre innen fagfeltet. Nasjonalt legevaktregister skal blant annet gi grunnlag ...
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    • Effektevaluering av ny medisinsk vurdering (NMV) etter seks måneders sykmelding : underveisrapport 

      Mæland, Silje; Monstad, Karin; Holmås, Tor Helge; Øyeflaten, Irene; Husabø, Elisabeth; Aamland, Aase (Uni Research, 2016-09)
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