Interview | New species of harlequin toad (Atelopus) described, raising concerns for its conservation
An Interview with Rafael F. Jorge from Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia, Brazil. Today we wanted to discuss with Rafael F. Jorge about his recently published paper in Diversity, where Miquéias Ferrão, Albertina P. Lima, and himself describe a new species of Atelopus from the lowlands of Central Amazonia in the region of Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil. […]More Info
MDPI Awards: recognition and funding for scientific advancement
Since MDPI’s award scheme was set up in 2016, a total of 550 prizes have been granted. In order to acknowledge the talent of the academics who publish in our many journals, and with a view to inspiring and supporting the academic community, we allocate these awards to outline the impacts that various individual works […]More Info
Meiofauna Life on Loggerhead Sea Turtles—Diversely Structured Abundance and Biodiversity Hotspots That Challenge the Meiofauna Paradox
This interesting article, written by Jeroen Ingels, Yirina Valdes et al., and published in Diversity in May 2020, has contributed to increasing knowledge about the relationship between sea turtles and the meiofauna on its carapaces. The main topics of this research have attracted the social and other media attention, being in the top 5% of […]More Info
Hybrids by Accident: The Researchers Story Behind the Breakthrough
Article: Hybridization of Russian Sturgeon (Acipenser gueldenstaedtii, Brandt and Ratzeberg, 1833) and American Paddlefish (Polyodon spathula, Walbaum 1792) and Evaluation of Their Progeny The article written by Jenő Káldy and colleagues, published in Genes earlier this year, brought the attention of many media outlets and social media with titles like “Scientists accidentally create new fish […]More Info
Physical Activity and Brain Health: An Interview with Italia Di Liegro
Prof. Italia Di Liegro, Editorial Board Member of Genes, who recently edited the Special Issue "Genetic and Epigenetic Modulation of Cell Functions by Physical Exercise", started her scientific career at the University of Palermo, where she studied chromatin structure and proteins, such as histone variants H3.3 and H1.0. In 2005, she was appointed Full Professor […]More Info
Viruses 2020 – Novel Concepts in Virology: Another Success!
On 5–7 February 2020, Viruses organized the third edition of its international conference in Barcelona, this year named Viruses 2020 - Novel Concepts in Virology. It was a three-day event that congregated 240 experts from 36 countries. The conference was chaired by Dr. Eric O. Freed from the NIH – Frederick, USA, and Dr. Albert […]More Info
And as such, my first first-author paper (a review) is published! Functional Characteristics and Regulated Expression of Alternatively Spliced Tissue Factor: An Update mdpi.com/1273888 This review is part of a special issue on tissue factor in malignancy.
tl;dr: College athletic success doesn't improve donations or applicant quality. And yet people will go on lying that it does. The Impact of College Athletic Success on Donations and Applicant Quality mdpi.com/2227-7072/7/2/… pic.twitter.com/NcPeKeJi45
CALL FOR PAPERS: You are invited to submit a paper to the Special Issue of #Sustainability on “Tourism Marketing and Sustainability in Challenging Times", edited by Dr. Heather Skinner @CorfuHeather and @NicholasCatahan via mdpi.com/si/48963 twitter.com/CorfuHeather/s…
I've been studying reasoning in young and old for almost 30 years. I'm aghast at how many psychologists suddenly suggest critical thinking is about "agreeing with experts" and not about "evaluating" the evidence. Do not perpetuate this fallacy. 👇 mdpi.com/2079-3200/9/2/…
I was asked to edit a volume on urban behavioral adaptations (i would ask to add plastic responses as well). Request from journal 'Animals' (open access). I was surprised by the IF: mdpi.com/journal/animals anyone keen on submitting for some such?
Intravenous iron in non-hospitalized settings. A feasible option in accord with EMA recommendations. bit.ly/3kgimNJ
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Progressive Fibrosing Interstitial Lung Diseases (ILD): A Current Perspective #CurePF #PFWarriors bit.ly/3zg2Rtl Interstitial lung diseases (ILDs) are a large and diverse group of rare and chronic respiratory disorders, with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) being the
New paper from the Geoffroy lab shows that aged cortical neurons demonstrate reduced neurite growth and impaired mitochondrial function, which may affect recovery after #SCI #aging #mitochondria mdpi.com/2073-4409/10/7…
New functions in morphomap to study asymmetry in long bones! Here our paper mdpi.com/1273202 published on @Symmetry_MDPI! R code and data available at doi.org/10.5281/zenodo… We provide three strategies to map differences in the distribution of cortical thickness pic.twitter.com/9XEB2F5dJM