Billions of North American birds have vanished.

08:00 EDT 20th September 2019 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Billions of North American birds have vanished."

No Summary Available


Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: Science (New York, N.Y.)
ISSN: 1095-9203
Pages: 1228-1229


DeepDyve research library

PubMed Articles [10981 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]


During 2014, highly pathogenic (HP) influenza A viruses (IAVs) of the A/Goose/Guangdong/1/1996 lineage (GsGD-HP-H5), originating from Asia, were detected in domestic poultry and wild birds in Canada a...

Decline of the North American avifauna.

Species extinctions have defined the global biodiversity crisis, but extinction begins with loss in abundance of individuals that can result in compositional and functional changes of ecosystems. Usin...

Strain diversity of Rickettsia amblyommatis in ticks infesting birds in the North Huetar conservation area of Costa Rica.

Although the presence of rickettsial agents in ticks infesting wild birds in Costa Rica has been recently reported, information on strain diversity is limited to selected rickettsial species. In order...

A Heterochronic Shift in Skeletal Development in the Barn Owl (Tyto furcata). A description of the ocular skeleton and tubular eye shape formation.

The eyes of some birds of prey (Strigiformes and some eagles) are tubular in shape, which contrasts strongly with those in others, which are more globose (e.g. Galliformes) or flat (most diurnal birds...

The Prevalence of Y-chromosome Microdeletions in Oligozoospermic Men: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of European and North American Studies.

European and North American guidelines recommend Y-chromosome microdeletion (YCM) screening in azoospermic and oligozoospermic men with sperm concentrations of 1 million sperm/ml.

Clinical Trials [1529 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Avian Influenza Studies In Lebanon

The highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) H5N1 virus arrived in the Middle East in 2005 and has since established itself in local domestic birds and is now considered endemic in several...

The Effect of North American Ginseng on Blood Pressure in Individuals With Hypertension

To determine the effect of North American ginseng on blood pressure in individuals with hypertension.

North American Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS) Reflective III Pilot

The North American ACS Reflective III Pilot is an observational, Quality Enhancement Research Initiative (QuERI), knowledge translation program designed to give feedback to physicians on t...

Validation of Machine Learning Based Personalized Nutrition Algorithm to Reduce Postprandial Glycemic Excursions Among North American Individuals With Newly Diagnosed Type 2 Diabetes

This is an initial validation study of the Personal Nutrition Project (PNP) algorithm in a North American population with recently diagnosed Type 2 Diabetes (T2D). This is a 2-stage, singl...

North American Scapula Consortium

The North American Scapula Consortium (NASCon) is a multi-center injury specific outcomes registry. There currently exists a paucity of outcomes data in the literature on this patient ...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Individual members of North American ethnic groups with ancient historic ancestral origins in Asia.

A competitive team sport played on a rectangular field. This is the American or Canadian version of the game and also includes the form known as rugby. It does not include non-North American football (= SOCCER).

A family of North American freshwater CATFISHES. It consists of four genera (Ameiurus, Ictalurus, Noturus, Pylodictis,) comprising several species, two of which are eyeless.

A plant genus of the family ARISTOLOCHIACEAE which was used medicinally by North American Indians. The common name of 'snakeroot' is also used for many other plants, including SANICULA; or ARISTOLOCHIA; or Polygala.

A species of FLAVIVIRUS, one of the Japanese encephalitis virus group (ENCEPHALITIS VIRUSES, JAPANESE). It can infect birds and mammals. In humans, it is seen most frequently in Africa, Asia, and Europe presenting as a silent infection or undifferentiated fever (WEST NILE FEVER). The virus appeared in North America for the first time in 1999. It is transmitted mainly by CULEX spp mosquitoes which feed primarily on birds, but it can also be carried by the Asian Tiger mosquito, AEDES albopictus, which feeds mainly on mammals.

Quick Search

DeepDyve research library

Searches Linking to this Article