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List of PDF Full Texts available from EurekaMag Chapter 10667

Chapter 10667 contains a list of PDF Full Texts available from EurekaMag.





Fine-scale genetic structure, estuarine colonization and incipient speciation in the marine silverside fish Odontesthes argentinensis
, Molecular Ecology 10(12): 2849-2862 (2001)

Fine-scale habitat selection of foraging bottlenose dolphins Tursiops truncatus near Clearwater, Florida
, Marine Ecology Progress Series 222: 253-264 (2001)

Fine-scale mapping at IGAD1 and genome-wide genetic linkage analysis implicate HLA-DQ/DR as a major susceptibility locus in selective IgA deficiency and common variable immunodeficiency
, Journal of Immunology 170(5): 2765-2775 (2003)

Fine-scale mapping of a locus for severe bipolar mood disorder on chromosome 18p11.3 in the Costa Rican population
, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 98(20): 11485-11490 (2001)

Fine-scale mapping of a novel dementia gene, PLOSL, by linkage disequilibrium
, Genomics 54(2): 307-315 (1998)

Fine-scale mapping of land-derived nitrogen in coral reefs by delta15N in macroalgae
, Limnology and Oceanography 47(5): 1405-1416 (2002)

Fine-scale mapping using Hardy-Weinberg disequilibrium
, Annals of Human Genetics 65(2): 207-219 (2001)

Fine-scale organization of SI (area 3b) in the squirrel monkey revealed with intrinsic optical imaging
, Journal of Neurophysiology 86(6): 3011-3029 (2001)

Fine-scale persistence of boreal bog plants
, Journal of Vegetation Science 11(2): 269-276 (2000)

Fine-scale phylogeographical analysis of Mediterranean Anacamptis palustris (Orchidaceae) populations based on chloroplast minisatellite and microsatellite variation
, Molecular Ecology 12(10): 2783-2792 (2003)

Fine-scale population structure in Atlantic salmon from Maine's Penobscot River drainage
, Conservation Genetics 2(1): 11-24 (2001)

Fine-scale population structure in the wood frog (Rana sylvatica) in a northern woodland
, Herpetologica 58(1): 119-130 (2002)

Fine-scale spatial pattern analysis of the herb layer of woodland vegetation using information theory
, Plant Biosystems 133(3): 277-288 (1999)

Fine-scale spatial variability of physical and biological soil properties in Kingston, Rhode Island
, Geoderma 98(1-2): 83-94 (2000)

Fine-scale transgenic mapping of the MyoD core enhancer: MyoD is regulated by distinct but overlapping mechanisms in myotomal and non-myotomal muscle lineages
, Development 126(9): 1957-1965 (1999)

Fine-scale vascular plant species richness in different alpine vegetation types: Relationships with biomass and cover
, Journal of Vegetation Science 11(1): 87-92 (2000)

Fine-specificity of the anti-CENP-A B-cell autoimmune response
, Journal of Molecular Medicine 78(8): 460-467 (2000)

Fine-stranded and particulate aggregates of heat-denatured whey proteins visualized by atomic force microscopy
, Biomacromolecules 3(2): 382-389 (2002)

Fine-structural analysis of hyper-acute rejection in cardiac xenotransplantation
, Hokkaido Journal of Medical Science 75(5): 347-356 (2000)

Fine-structure deletion mapping of 10q22-24 identifies regions of loss of heterozygosity and suggests that sporadic follicular thyroid adenomas and follicular thyroid carcinomas develop along distinct neoplastic pathways
, Genes Chromosomes and Cancer 26(4): 322-328 (1999)

Fine-structure enhancement: Assessment of a simple method to resolve overlapping bands in spectra
, Spectrochimica Acta Part A Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy 56(6): 1223-1232 (2000)

Fine-structure mapping of the hereditary inclusion body myopathy locus
, Genomics 55(1): 43-48 (1999)

Fine-tuning an auditory synapse for speed and fidelity: developmental changes in presynaptic waveform, EPSC kinetics, and synaptic plasticity
, Journal of Neuroscience 20(24): 9162-9173 (2000)

Fine-tuning function: correlation of hinge domain interactions with functional distinctions between LacI and PurR
, Protein Science 11(4): 778-794 (2002)

Fine-tuning motor neuron properties: Signaling from the periphery
, Neuron 35(5): 823-826 (2002)

Fine-tuning of copper(I)-dioxygen reactivity by 2-(2-pyridyl)ethylamine bidentate ligands
, Journal of the American Chemical Society 124(22): 6367-6377 (2002)

Fine-tuning of the binding and dissociation of CO by the amino acids of the heme pocket of Coprinus cinereus peroxidase
, Biochemistry 41(44): 13264-13273 (2002)

Finger and penile tactile sensitivity in sexually functional and dysfunctional diabetic men
, Diabetologia 42(3): 336-342 (1999)

Finger and toe ratios in humans and mice: Implications for the aetiology of diseases influenced by HOX genes
, Medical Hypotheses 60(3): 340-343 (2003)

Finger arterial compliance as determined by transmission of light during mental stress and reactive hyperaemia
, European Journal of Applied Physiology 87(6): 562-567 (2002)

Finger clubbing in children with human immunodeficiency virus infection
, Annals of Tropical Paediatrics 21(1): 15-19 (2001)

Finger cold-induced vasodilation during mild hypothermia, hyperthermia and at thermoneutrality
, Aviation, Space, and Environmental Medicine 70(12): 1206-1210 (1999)

Finger cold-induced vasodilation: a review
, European Journal of Applied Physiology 89(5): 411-426 (2003)

Finger control in the tripod grasp
, Experimental Brain Research 149(3): 351-360 (2003)

Finger coordination during discrete and oscillatory force production tasks
, Experimental Brain Research 146(4): 419-432 (2002)

Finger coordination in persons with Down syndrome: atypical patterns of coordination and the effects of practice
, Experimental Brain Research 146(3): 345-355 (2002)

Finger dermatoglyphics - Variation of loops and whorls ridge counts
, Acta Universitatis Nicolai Copernici Biologia 54: 3-13 (1999)

Finger dermatoglyphics among Chakali caste of Andhra Pradesh
, Journal of Human Ecology 9(5): 499-500 (1998)

Finger dermatoglyphics of Australian aborigines in the northern territory of Australia
, Korean Journal of Biological Sciences 4(1): 91-94 (2000)

Finger dermatoglyphics of Malaysian Muslims
, Korean Journal of Genetics 23(4): 371-376 (2001)

Finger dermatoglyphics of Mexican Indians
, Korean Journal of Genetics 25(1): 1-7 (2003)

Finger doses received during 153Sm injections
, Health Physics 77(5): 530-535 (1999)

Finger injuries in extreme rock climbers. Assessment of high-resolution ultrasonography
, American Journal of Sports Medicine 27(6): 733-737 (1999)

Finger interaction during multi-finger tasks involving finger addition and removal
, Experimental Brain Research 150(2): 230-236 (2003)

Finger interactions studied with transcranial magnetic stimulation during multi-finger force production tasks
, Clinical Neurophysiology 114(8): 1445-1455 (2003)

Finger joint synovitis in rheumatoid arthritis: quantitative assessment by magnetic resonance imaging
, Rheumatology 38(1): 66-72 (1999)

Finger kinaesthesia: cognitive electrogeneses to attended joint input
, Neuroreport 10(12): 2547-2550 (1999)

Finger length and distal finger extent patterns in humans
, American Journal of Physical Anthropology 117(3): 209-217 (2002)

Finger millet processing in East Africa
, Vegetation History and Archaeobotany 8(1-2): 31-34 (1999)

Finger motion, wrist motion and tendon travel as a function of keyboard angles
, Clinical Biomechanics 15(7): 489-498 (2000)

Finger movement is associated with attenuated cutaneous reflexes recorded from human first dorsal interosseous muscle
, Journal of Physiology (Cambridge) 542(2): 559-566, 15 July (2002)

Finger opening in an overarm throw is not triggered by proprioceptive feedback from elbow extension or wrist flexion
, Experimental Brain Research 125(3): 302-312 (1999)

Finger pulley injuries in extreme rock climbers: depiction with dynamic US
, Radiology 222(3): 755-761 (2002)

Finger somatotopy in human motor cortex
, Neuroimage 13(6 Pt 1): 1016-1026 (2001)

Finger systolic blood pressure indices for the diagnosis of vibration-induced white finger
, International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health 75(1-2): 20-28 (2002)

Finger-length ratios in female monozygotic twins discordant for sexual orientation
, Archives of Sexual Behavior 32(1): 23-28 (2003)

Finger-positional change in three zinc finger protein Sp1: Influence of terminal finger in DNA recognition
, Biochemistry 40(6): 1787-1795 (2001)

Fingeriana dubia gen. nov. e sp. nov. de Cicadellini (Hemiptera, Auchenorrhyncha, Cicadellidae) do sudeste e sul do Brasil
, Revista Brasileira de Zoologia 20(2): 247-249 (2003)

Fingernail fluoride: a method for monitoring fluoride exposure
, Caries Research 33(6): 462-467 (1999)

Fingerprint analysis of Flos Carthami by capillary electrophoresis
, Journal of Chromatography B 792(2): 147-152, 25 July (2003)

Fingerprint and other organised deposits in lupus nephritis
, Wiener Klinische Wochenschrift 112(15-16): 711-715 (2000)

Fingerprint enhancement revisited and the effects of blood enhancement chemicals on subsequent Profiler PlusTM fluorescent short tandem repeat DNA analysis of fresh and aged bloody fingerprints
, Journal of Forensic Sciences 45(2): 354-380 (2000)

Fingerprint minutiae extraction from skeletonized binary images
, Pattern Recognition 32(5): 877-889 (1999)

Fingerprint of black teas from India: Identification of the regio-specific characteristics
, Food Chemistry 79(4): 419-424 (2002)

Fingerprint ridge-count difference between adjacent fingertips (dR45) predicts upper-body tissue distribution: evidence for early gestational programming
, American Journal of Epidemiology 153(4): 338-344 (2001)

Fingerprinting bacterial strains using ion mobility spectrometry
, Analytica Chimica Acta 457(1): 83-95, 15 April (2002)

Fingerprinting method for phylogenetic classification and identification of microorganisms based on variation in 16S rRNA gene sequences
, Biotechniques 29(1): 108-12, 114-6 (2000)

Fingerprinting of Helicobacter pylori strains by matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization mass spectrometric analysis
, Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 13(11): 1067-1071 (1999)

Fingerprinting of Nigerian Helicobacter pylori isolates by plasmid profile and PCR
, Journal of Basic Microbiology 42(1): 45-53 (2002)

Fingerprinting of Yersinia pestis strains from various natural foci
, Molekulyarnaya Genetika Mikrobiologiya i Virusologiya (3): 12-17 (2000)

Fingerprinting of bacterial genomes by amplification of DNA fragments surrounding rare restriction sites
, Biotechniques 31(4): 930-4, 936 (2001)

Fingerprinting of cell lines by directed amplification of minisatellite-region DNA (DAMD)
, Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research 34(11): 1405-1410 (2001)

Fingerprinting of cytochrome P450 and microsomal epoxide hydrolase gene expression in human blood cells
, Toxicological Sciences 55(2): 352-360 (2000)

Fingerprinting of large oligosaccharides linked to ceramide by matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization time-of-flight mass spectrometry: highly heterogeneous polyglycosylceramides of human erythrocytes with receptor activity for Helicobacter pylori
, Glycobiology 9(8): 765-778 (1999)

Fingerprinting of prokaryotic 16S rRNA genes using oligodeoxyribonucleotide microarrays and virtual hybridization
, Nucleic Acids Research 31(2): 779-789 (2003)

Fingerprinting of signal transduction pathways using a combination of anti-phosphotyrosine immunoprecipitations and two-dimensional polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis
, Electrophoresis 22(10): 2120-2124 (2001)

Fingerprinting taste buds: intermediate filaments and their implication for taste bud formation
, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B Biological Sciences 355(1401): 1233-1237 (2000)

Fingerprints and DNA: STR typing of DNA extracted from adhesive tape after processing for fingerprints
, Journal of Forensic Sciences 45(3): 687-688 (2000)

Fingerprints of dioxin from thermal industrial processes
, Chemosphere 40(9-11): 1021-1024 (2000)

Fingerprints' detection by erythrosin-B dye. I. Spray formulation
, Research and Practice in Forensic Medicine (43): 165-167 (2000)

Fingerprints' detection by erythrosin-B dye. II. Powder formulation
, Research and Practice in Forensic Medicine (43): 169-170 (2000)

Fingerstick Helicobacter pylori antibody test: Better than laboratory serological testing?
, American Journal of Gastroenterology 94(12): 3464-3467 (1999)

Fingertip contact suppresses the destabilizing influence of leg muscle vibration
, Journal of Neurophysiology 84(5): 2217-2224 (2000)

Fingertip forces during object manipulation in children with hemiplegic cerebral palsy. I: Anticipatory scaling
, Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology 41(3): 166-175 (1999)

Fingertip trauma in children from doors
, Scottish Medical Journal 44(4): 114-115 (1999)

Fining treatments of white wines by means of polymeric adjuvants for their stabilization against browning
, Journal of agricultural and food chemistry 48(10): 4619-4627 (2000)

Finishing the cell cycle
, Journal of Theoretical Biology 199(2): 223-233 (1999)

Finite Element Analysis in vertebrate palaeontology
, Senckenbergiana Lethaea 82(1): 206 (2002)

Finite and infinitesimal representations of the vasculature: Ocular drug clearance by vascular and hydraulic effects
, Annals of Biomedical Engineering 30(9): 1128-1139 (2002)

Finite beam-width ray model for geometric spectral broadening
, Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology 25(3): 391-404 (1999)

Finite difference time domain (FDTD) method for modeling the effect of switched gradients on the human body in MRI
, Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 48(6): 1037-1042 (2002)

Finite element analysis as a tool for parametric prosthetic foot design and evaluation. Technique development in the solid ankle cushioned heel (SACH) foot
, Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering 6(1): 75-87 (2003)

Finite element analysis of a glass fibre reinforced composite endodontic post
, Biomaterials 23(13): 2667-2682 (2002)

Finite element analysis of a model of a therapeutic shoe: effect of material selection for the outsole
, Bio-Medical Materials and Engineering 13(1): 75-81 (2003)

Finite element analysis of a novel design approach to resisting total hip dislocation
, Clinical Biomechanics 14(10): 697-703 (1999)

Finite element analysis of brain contusion: An indirect impact study
, Medical and Biological Engineering and Computing 38(3): 253-259 (2000)

Finite element analysis of imposing femtonewton forces with micropipette aspiration
, Annals of Biomedical Engineering 30(4): 546-554 (2002)

Finite element analysis of microwave heating of potato: Transient temperature profiles
, Journal of Food Engineering 60(2): 193-202 (2003)

Finite element analysis of particle and liquid flow through an ultraviolet reactor
, Computers and Electronics in Agriculture 21(2): 81-105 (1998)

Finite element analysis of slow drug release through deformed coating film: Effects of morphology and average thickness of coating film
, International Journal of Pharmaceutics (Kidlington) 234(1-2): 25-42 (2002)

Finite element analysis of stresses developed in blood sacs of a pusherplate blood pump
, Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering 6(1): 7-15 (2003)

Finite element analysis of the cervico-trochanteric stemless femoral prosthesis
, Clinical Biomechanics 18(6): S53-S58 (2003)

Finite element analysis of the current-density and electric field generated by metal microelectrodes
, Annals of Biomedical Engineering 29(3): 227-235 (2001)

Finite element analysis of the initial stability of ankle arthrodesis with internal fixation: Flat cut versus intact joint contours
, Clinical Biomechanics 18(3): 244-253 (2003)

Finite element analysis of thermo-debonding mechanism in dental composites
, Biomaterials 21(13): 1315-1326 (2000)

Finite element and experimental models of cemented hip joint reconstructions can produce similar bone and cement strains in pre-clinical tests
, Journal of Biomechanics 35(4): 499-510 (2002)

Finite element based predictions of preferred material symmetries in saccular aneurysms
, Annals of Biomedical Engineering 27(5): 641-647 (1999)

Finite element calculated uniaxial apparent stiffness is a consistent predictor of uniaxial apparent strength in human vertebral cancellous bone tested with different boundary conditions
, Journal of Biomechanics 34(12): 1649-1654 (2001)

Finite element estimates of interface stress in the trans-tibial prosthesis using gap elements are different from those using automated contact
, Journal of Biomechanics 33(7): 895-899 (2000)

Finite element method evaluation: articulations and diagonals in an 8-pin type 1B external skeletal fixator
, Veterinary Surgery 29(1): 28-37 (2000)

Finite element model determination of correction factors used for measurement of aortic diameter via conductance
, Annals of Biomedical Engineering 27(2): 151-159 (1999)

Finite element model of intramuscular pressure during isometric contraction of skeletal muscle
, Physics in Medicine and Biology 47(22): 4043-4061 (2002)

Finite element modeling of diffusion and partitioning in biological systems: The infinite composite medium problem
, Annals of Biomedical Engineering 28(11): 1307-1317 (2000)

Finite element modeling of human skin using an isotropic, nonlinear elastic constitutive model
, Journal of Biomechanics 33(6): 645-652 (2000)

Finite element modeling of the human thoracolumbar spine
, Spine 28(6): 559-565 (2003)

Finite element modeling of three-dimensional pulsatile flow in the abdominal aorta: Relevance to atherosclerosis
, Annals of Biomedical Engineering 26(6): 975-987 (1998)

Finite element modeling of trabecular bone damage
, Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering 6(3): 209-216 (2003)

Finite element modelling of contracting skeletal muscle
, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B Biological Sciences 358(1437): 1453-1460 (2003)

Finite element models predict in vitro vertebral body compressive strength better than quantitative computed tomography
, Bone (New York) 33(4): 744-750 (2003)

Finite element simulation of location- and time-dependent mechanical behavior of chondrocytes in unconfined compression tests
, Annals of Biomedical Engineering 28(3): 318-330 (2000)

Finite element simulations of acetylcholine diffusion in neuromuscular junctions
, Biophysical Journal 84(4): 2234-2241 (2003)

Finite element study of nutrient diffusion in the human intervertebral disc
, Spine 28(17): 1945 (2003)

Finite element study of trochanteric gamma nail for trochanteric fracture
, Medical Engineering and Physics 25(2): 99-106 (2003)

Finite lifespans of T cell clones derived from CD34+ human haematopoietic stem cells in vitro
, Experimental Gerontology 34(1): 69-77 (1999)

Finite metapopulation models with density-dependent migration and stochastic local dynamics
, Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B Biological Sciences 266(1415): 113-118 (1999)

Finite sample properties of a multivariate extension of double regression
, Biometrics 54(4): 1591-1601 (1998)

Finite state control of functional electrical stimulation for the rehabilitation of gait
, Medical and Biological Engineering and Computing 38(2): 121-126 (2000)

Finite strain elastodynamics of intracranial saccular aneurysms
, Journal of Biomechanics 32(6): 593-599 (1999)

Finite-element modeling of trabecular bone: comparison with mechanical testing and determination of tissue modulus
, Journal of Orthopaedic Research 16(5): 622-628 (1998)

Finite-element morphometry of soft tissues in prepubertal Korean and European-Americans with Class III malocclusions
, Archives of Oral Biology 44(5): 429-436 (1999)

Finland's first anaesthesia revealed by newspapers
, Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica 43(1): 97-99 (1999)

Finnish Disease Heritage I: characteristics, causes, background
, Human Genetics 112(5-6): 441-456 (2003)

Finnish Disease Heritage II: population prehistory and genetic roots of Finns
, Human Genetics 112(5-6): 457-469 (2003)

Finnish adoptive family study: Sample selection and adoptee DSM-III-R diagnoses
, Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica 101(6): 433-443 (2000)

Finnish agriculture after the accession into the European Union
, Acta Agronomica Hungarica 48(1): 113-122 (2000)

Finnish norms for the Harvard Group Scale of Hypnotic Susceptibility, Form A
, International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis 47(3): 227-235 (1999)

Finnish physicians' opinions of vaginal estriol in self-care
, Maturitas 31(3): 241-247 (1999)

Finnish quality assurance programme for biological monitoring of organic solvents
, Journal of Chromatography B 778(1-2): 419-427, 5 October (2002)

Finnish speech in noise test: long-term reproducibility
, Scandinavian Audiology. Supplementum: 163-164 (2001)

Finnish waste policy: Effects and effectiveness
, Resources Conservation and Recycling 35(1-2): 1-15 (2002)

Fip1 regulates the activity of Poly(A) polymerase through multiple interactions
, Molecular and Cellular Biology 21(6): 2026-2037 (2001)

Fipronil insecticide: novel application against triatomine insect vectors of Chagas disease
, Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz 97(4): 535-539 (2002)

Fipronil modulation of gamma-aminobutyric acid(A) receptors in rat dorsal root ganglion neurons
, Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics 296(3): 914-921 (2001)

Fipronil-related heterocyclic compounds: Structure-activity relationships for interaction with gamma-aminobutyric acid- and voltage-gated ion channels and insecticidal action
, Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology 66(2): 92-104 (2000)

Fire across the K-T boundary: Initial results from the Sugarite Coal, New Mexico, USA
, Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology 164(1-4): 381-395 (2000)

Fire affects ground flora dynamics of forest ecosystem: A case study from Central Himalaya
, Tropical Ecology 40(1): 145-151 (1999)

Fire and Mesolithic subsistence: Managing oaks for acorns in northwest Europe?
, Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology 164(1-4): 139-150 (2000)

Fire and amphibians in North America
, Forest Ecology and Management 3: 163-181 (2003)

Fire and aquatic ecosystems of the western USA: Current knowledge and key questions
, Forest Ecology and Management 178(1-2): 213-229 (2003)

Fire and biodiversity: Responses of grass-layer beetles to experimental fire regimes in an Australian tropical savanna
, Journal of Applied Ecology 38(1): 49-62 (2001)

Fire and birds in a Western Australian heathland
, Emu 98(4): 276-287 (1998)

Fire and explosion hazards to flora and fauna from explosives
, Journal of Hazardous Materials 74(3): 149-161 (2000)

Fire and grazing in a shrub-invaded arid grassland community: Independent or interactive ecological effects?
, Journal of Arid Environments 42(1): 15-28 (1999)

Fire and pinewood ecology in Scotland: A summary of recent research at Glen Tanar Estate, Aberdeenshire
, Scottish Forestry 57(1): 33-38 (2003)

Fire and riparian ecosystems in landscapes of the western USA
, Forest Ecology and Management 178(1-2): 61-74, 3 June (2003)

Fire and smoke observed from the Earth Observing System MODIS instrument: Products, validation, and operational use
, International Journal of Remote Sensing 24(8): 1765-1781, 20 April (2003)

Fire and species range in Mediterranean landscapes: An experimental comparison of seed and seedling performance among Centaurea taxa
, Journal of Biogeography 29(1): 135-146 (2002)

Fire and stone clearance in Iron Age agriculture: New insights inferred from the analysis of terrestrial macroscopic charcoal in clearance cairns in Hamneda, southern Sweden
, Vegetation History and Archaeobotany 12(2): 83-92 (2003)

Fire and the dynamics of a semi-arid grassland: Influence on soil characteristics
, African Journal of Range and Forage Science 19(3): 137-145 (2002)

Fire and the dynamics of semi-arid grassland: Influence on plant survival, productivity and water-use efficiency
, African Journal of Range and Forage Science 20(1): 29-39 (2003)

Fire and vegetation history from the coastal rain forest of the Western Oregon coast range
, Quaternary Research 58(3): 215-225 (2002)

Fire ant attacks on residents in health care facilities: a report of two cases
, Annals of Internal Medicine 131(6): 424-429 (1999)

Fire ant predation of turtle nests and implications for the strategy of delayed emergence
, Journal of the Elisha Mitchell Scientific Society 117(2): 94-100 (2001)

Fire ant venom alkaloid, isosolenopsin A, a potent and selective inhibitor of neuronal nitric oxide synthase
, International journal of toxicology 22(2): 81-86 (2003)

Fire ants represent an important risk for anaphylaxis among residents of an endemic region
, Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 111(6): 1274-1277 (2003)

Fire blight of pears in Israel: Infection, prevalence, intensity and efficacy of management actions
, Phytoparasitica 28(4): 361-374 (2000)

Fire dating from tree rings in western Cascades Douglas-fir forests: An error analysis
, Northwest Science 75(2): 145-156 (2001)

Fire during the use of Nd-Yag laser
, International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 60(3): 239-242, 28 September (2001)

Fire ecology and Aboriginal land management in central Arnhem Land, northern Australia: A tradition of ecosystem management
, Journal of Biogeography 28(3): 325-343 (2001)

Fire ecology of the Carboniferous tropical zone
, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 164(1-4): 339-355 (2000)

Fire effects on belowground sustainability: A review and synthesis
, Forest Ecology and Management 122(1-2): 51-71 (1999)

Fire effects on community structure, composition, and diversity in a dry sandstone barrens
, Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society 130(3): 170-192 (2003)

Fire effects on germination of seeds from Rhus and Rubus: Competitors to pine during natural regeneration
, New Forests 26(1): 51-64 (2003)

Fire effects on nitrogen pools and dynamics in terrestrial ecosystems: A meta-analysis
, Ecological Applications 11(5): 1349-1365 (2001)

Fire effects on selected terrestrial invertebrate fauna in heathland at Wilsons Promontory, Victoria: A preliminary survey
, Victorian Naturalist (Blackburn) 116(5): 162-168 (1999)

Fire effects on small mammal communities in Dinosaur National Monument
, Western North American Naturalist uary; 63(1): 50-55 (2003)

Fire exit is a potential four transmembrane protein expressed in developing Drosophila glia
, Genesis 35(3): 143-152 (2003)

Fire fatalities in older people
, Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 47(11): 1307-1311 (1999)

Fire fighting and its influence on the body
, Ergonomics 46(10): 1017-1033 (2003)

Fire frequency and size distribution under natural conditions: A new hypothesis
, Landscape Ecology 14(6): 533-542 (1999)

Fire frequency and the spatial age mosaic of the mixed-wood boreal forest in western Canada
, Ecological Applications 10(4): 1162-1177 (2000)

Fire frequency in the interior Columbia River Basin: Building regional models from fire history data
, Ecological Applications 10(5): 1497-1516 (2000)

Fire history along environmental gradients in the Sacramento Mountains, New Mexico: Influences of local patterns and regional processes
, Ecoscience 8(1): 115-126 (2001)

Fire history in northern Patagonia: The roles of humans and climatic variation
, Ecological Monographs 69(1): 47-67 (1999)

Fire history of an isolated subalpine mountain range of the Intermountain region, United States
, Journal of Biogeography 25(6): 1071-1080 (1998)

Fire history of the northern part of the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area and its associated regions
, Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania 136: 145-152, 31 December (2002)

Fire history recorded on pine trunks and stumps: Influence of land use and fires on forest structure in North Karelia
, Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research 13(4): 462-468 (1998)

Fire history: Wilsons Promontory National Park
, Victorian Naturalist (Blackburn) 115(6): 337-342 (1998)

Fire impacts and crowning in the boreal forest: Study of a large wildfire in western Quebec
, International Journal of Wildland Fire 10(2): 119-127 (2001)

Fire in the Brazilian Amazon: 3. Dynamics of biomass, C, and nutrient pools in regenerating forests
, Oecologia (Berlin) 124(4): 574-588 (2000)

Fire in the operating room: a case report and laboratory study
, Anesthesia and Analgesia 93(4): 960-965 (2001)

Fire in the urban forest: Long-term effects in old growth stands
, Arboricultural Journal 25(4): 307-320 (2001)

Fire intensity and shrub regeneration in palmetto-dominated flatwoods of central Florida
, Florida Scientist 65(1): 51-61 (2002)

Fire management for biodiversity in the european boreal forest
, Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research Suppl. (3): 62-69 (2001)

Fire mapping in a northern boreal forest: Assessing AVHRR/NDVI methods of change detection
, Forest Ecology and Management 152(1-3): 119-129, 15 October (2001)

Fire modelling in Tasmanian buttongrass moorlands. III. Dead fuel moisture
, International Journal of Wildland Fire 10(2): 241-253 (2001)

Fire modelling in Tasmanian buttongrass moorlands. IV. Sustaining versus non-sustaining fires
, International Journal of Wildland Fire 10(2): 255-262 (2001)

Fire on the New England landscape: Regional and temporal variation, cultural and environmental controls
, Journal of Biogeography 29(10-11): 1305-1317 (2002)

Fire radiative energy for quantitative study of biomass burning: Derivation from the BIRD experimental satellite and comparison to MODIS fire products
, Remote Sensing of Environment 86(1): 83-107 (2003)

Fire regime of the lodgepole pine forest of Mt. San Jacinto, California
, Madrono 45(1): 47-56 (1998)

Fire regimes and the conservation of sandstone heath in monsoonal northern Australia: Frequency, interval, patchiness
, Biological Conservation 104(1): 91-106 (2002)

Fire regimes in mountain ash forest: Evidence from forest age structure, extinction models and wildlife habitat
, Forest Ecology and Management 124(2-3): 193-203 (1999)

Fire regimes of World Heritage Kakadu National Park, Australia
, Australian Journal of Ecology 25(6): 616-625 (2000)

Fire regimes, floristics, diversity, life forms and biomass in wooded grassland, woodland and dry forest at Gambella, western Ethiopia
, Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab Biologiske Skrifter 54: 349-387 (2001)

Fire risks in forest carbon projects in Indonesia
, Science in China Series C Life Sciences 45(Suppl.): 65-74 (2002)

Fire season and mulch reduction in a California grassland: A comparison of restoration strategies
, Madrono 46(1): 25-37 (1999)

Fire shelter performance in simulated wildfires: An exploratory study
, International Journal of Wildland Fire 10(1): 29-44 (2001)

Fire survival of the Critically Endangered succulent, Euphorbia clivicola R.A. Dyer - Fire-avoider or fire-tolerant?
, African Journal of Ecology 37(3): 249-257 (1999)

Fire, resprouting and variability: A recipe for grass-tree coexistence in savanna
, Journal of Ecology 88(2): 213-229 (2000)

Fire- and flame-related occupational fatalities in the United States, 1980-1994
, Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine 42(4): 430-437 (2000)

Fire-LCA study of TV sets with V0 and HB enclosure material
, Chemosphere 46(5): 737-744 (2002)

Fire-driven dynamic mosaics in the Great Victoria Desert, Australia: I. Fire geometry
, Landscape Ecology 15(4): 373-381 (2000)

Fire-driven dynamic mosaics in the Great Victoria Desert, Australia: II. A spatial and temporal landscape model
, Landscape Ecology 15(5): 407-423 (2000)

Fire-free alternatives to slash-and-burn for shifting cultivation in the eastern Amazon region: The role of fertilizers
, Field Crops Research 62(2-3): 225-237 (1999)

Firearm availability and homicide rates across 26 high-income countries
, Journal of Trauma 49(6): 985-988 (2000)

Firearm availability and unintentional firearm deaths, suicide, and homicide among 5-14 year olds
, Journal of Trauma 52(2): 267-74; Discussion 274-5 (2002)

Firearm injury prevention counseling: are We missing the mark?
, Pediatrics 104(3 Pt 1): 530-535 (1999)

Firearm presence in households of patients with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias
, Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 47(10): 1183-1186 (1999)

Firearm safety counseling in primary care pediatrics: a randomized, controlled trial
, Pediatrics 106(1 Pt 1): 22-26 (2000)

Firearm storage practices of officers in a law enforcement agency in the South
, American Journal of Preventive Medicine 21(2): 118-123 (2001)

Firearm-related injuries affecting the pediatric population
, Pediatrics 130(5): E1416 (2012)

Firearms in US homes as a risk factor for unintentional gunshot fatality
, Accident Analysis and Prevention 35(5): 711-716 (2003)

Firearms in the home: parental perceptions
, Pediatrics 104(5 Pt 1): 1059-1063 (1999)

Firecracker injuries to the hand
, Medical Journal of Australia 174(5): 231-232 (2001)

Firefighters' hearing: a comparison with population databases from the International Standards Organization
, Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine 43(7): 650-656 (2001)

Firefighters' blood pressure and employment status on hazardous materials teams in Massachusetts: a prospective study
, Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine 44(7): 669-676 (2002)

Firefighting and risk of testicular cancer: results from a German population-based case-control study
, American Journal of Industrial Medicine 43(3): 291-294 (2003)

Firefly flashing is controlled by gating oxygen to light-emitting cells
, Journal of Experimental Biology 204(Pt 16): 2795-2801 (2001)

Firefly luciferase as a reporter to study gene expression in Streptococcus mutans
, Plasmid 42(2): 154-157 (1999)

Firefly luciferase generates two low-molecular-weight light-emitting species
, Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 270(1): 247-253 (2000)

Firefly luciferase is a bifunctional enzyme: ATP-dependent monooxygenase and a long chain fatty acyl-CoA synthetase
, FEBS Letters 540(1-3): 251-254, 10 April (2003)

Firefly luciferin-activated rose bengal: in vitro photodynamic therapy by intracellular chemiluminescence in transgenic NIH 3T3 cells
, Cancer Research 63(8): 1818-1821 (2003)

Fires and land-cover change in the tropics: A remote sensing analysis at the landscape scale
, Journal of Biogeography 27(3): 765-776 (2000)

Fires in the Brazilian Amazon: Estimate of greenhouse gas emissions from burning of ecosystems in Roraima, during the 1997-98 El Nino event
, Acta Amazonica 29(4): 513-534 (1999)

Firewood use in Bulamogi County, Uganda: Species selection, harvesting and consumption patterns
, Biomass and Bioenergy 25(6): 581-596 (2003)

Firework related injury and legislation: The epidemiology of firework injuries and the effect of legislation in Northern Ireland
, Burns 25(1): 53-56 (1999)

Fireworks in the primate retina: In vitro photodynamics reveals diverse LGN-projecting ganglion cell types
, Neuron 37(1): 15-27 (2003)

Firing activity and postsynaptic properties of morphologically identified neurons of ventral oral pontine reticular nucleus
, Neuroscience 115(4): 1165-1175, 16 December (2002)

Firing behavior of vestibular neurons during active and passive head movements: vestibulo-spinal and other non-eye-movement related neurons
, Journal of Neurophysiology 82(1): 416-428 (1999)

Firing behaviour of squirrel monkey eye movement-related vestibular nucleus neurons during gaze saccades
, Journal of Physiology (Cambridge) 546(1): 207-224, 1 January (2003)

Firing coincidences between neighboring retinal ganglion cells: Inside information or epiphenomenon?
, Biosystems 67(1-3): 139-146 (2002)

Firing features and potassium channel content of murine spiral ganglion neurons vary with cochlear location
, Journal of Comparative Neurology 447(4): 331-350 (2002)

Firing inhibition processes in the response dynamics of isolated crayfish nerve cell to the photodynamic effect of sulphonated aluminium phthalocyanine: Participation of free radicals and Ca2+
, Lasers in Medical Science 15(2): 123-130 (2000)

Firing modes of midbrain dopamine cells in the freely moving rat
, Neuroscience 114(2): 475-492, 1 October (2002)

Firing of micturition center neurons in the rat mesopontine tegmentum during urinary bladder contraction
, Brain Research 965(1-2): 146-154, 7 March (2003)

Firing of putative cholinergic neurons and micturition center neurons in the rat laterodorsal tegmentum during distention and contraction of urinary bladder
, Brain Research 840(1-2): 45-55 (1999)

Firing pattern modulation by oscillatory input in supragranular pyramidal neurons
, Neuroscience 114(1): 239-246 (2002)

Firing patterns and correlations of spontaneous discharge of pallidal neurons in the normal and the tremulous 1-methyl-4-phenyl-1,2,3,6-tetrahydropyridine vervet model of parkinsonism
, Journal of Neuroscience 20(22): 8559-8571 (2000)

Firing patterns and morphological features of neurons in the pigeon nucleus rotundus
, Brain, Behavior and Evolution 57(6): 343-348 (2001)

Firing patterns of micturition-related neurons in the pontine storage centre in cats
, Autonomic Neuroscience Basic and Clinical 99(1): 24-30, 31 July (2002)

Firing patterns of pallidal cells in parkinsonian patients correlate with their pre-pallidotomy clinical scores
, Neuroreport 11(15): 3413-3418 (2000)

Firing patterns of pre-Botzinger and Botzinger neurons during hypocapnia in the adult rat
, Brain Research 903(1-2): 198-206, 8 June (2001)

Firing properties and dendrotoxin-sensitive sustained potassium current in vestibular nuclei neurons of the hatchling chick
, Experimental Brain Research 134(3): 398-401 (2000)

Firing properties and electrotonic structure of Xenopus larval spinal neurons
, Journal of Neurophysiology 83(3): 1366-1380 (2000)

Firing properties of axotomized central nervous system neurons recover after graft reinnervation
, Journal of Comparative Neurology 444(4): 324-344 (2002)

Firing properties of chopper and delay neurons in the lateral superior olive of the rat
, Experimental Brain Research 124(4): 489-502 (1999)

Firing properties of frog tectal neurons in vitro
, Brain Research 981(1-2): 213-216, 15 August (2003)

Firing properties of identified interneuron populations in the mammalian hindlimb central pattern generator
, Journal of Neuroscience 22(22): 9961-9971 (2002)

Firing properties of identified superior laryngeal neurons in the nucleus ambiguus in the rat
, Neuroscience Letters 303(1): 1-4 (2001)

Firing properties of rat lateral mammillary single units: head direction, head pitch, and angular head velocity
, Journal of Neuroscience 18(21): 9020-9037 (1998)

Firing properties of single muscle vasoconstrictor neurons in the sympathoexcitation associated with congestive heart failure
, Circulation 100(16): 1708-1713 (1999)

Firing properties of single postganglionic sympathetic neurones recorded in awake human subjects
, Autonomic Neuroscience Basic and Clinical 95(1-2): 146-159, 10 January (2002)

Firing properties of single vasoconstrictor neurones in human subjects with high levels of muscle sympathetic activity
, Journal of Physiology (Cambridge) 516(1): 293-301 (1999)

Firing properties of spinal interneurons during voluntary movement. I. State-dependent regularity of firing
, Journal of Neuroscience 23(29): 9600-9610 ( 2003)

Firing properties of spinal interneurons during voluntary movement. II. Interactions between spinal neurons
, Journal of Neuroscience 23(29): 9611-9619 (2003)

Firing properties of the soma and axon of the abdominal stretch receptor neurons in the crayfish (Astacus leptodactylus)
, General Physiology and Biophysics 21(2): 205-226 (2002)

Firing rate and theta-phase coding by hippocampal pyramidal neurons during 'space clamping'
, European Journal of Neuroscience 11(12): 4373-4380 (1999)

Firing rate modulation of motoneurons activated by cutaneous and muscle receptor afferents in the decerebrate cat
, Journal of Neurophysiology 88(4): 1867-1879 (2002)

Firing rate of nucleus accumbens neurons is dopamine-dependent and reflects the timing of cocaine-seeking behavior in rats on a progressive ratio schedule of reinforcement
, Journal of Neuroscience 20(14): 5526-5537 (2000)

Firing regulation in dopaminergic cells: Effect of the partial degeneration of nigrostriatal system in surviving neurons
, European Journal of Neuroscience 18(1): 53-60 (2003)

Firm adherence of Staphylococcus aureus and Staphylococcus epidermidis to human hair and effect of detergent treatment
, Microbiology and Immunology 44(8): 653-656 (2000)

Firmground Zoophycos in the Lower Cretaceous Viking Formation, Alberta: A distal expression of the Glossifungites ichnofacies
, Palaios 15(5): 387-398 (2000)

Firmground ichnofabrics in deep-water sequence stratigraphy, tertiary clinoform-toe deposits, New Jersey slope
, Palaios 16(3): 294-305 (2001)

Firming of cooked sweet potatoes as affected by alum treatment
, Journal of food science 64(1): 111-115 (1999)

Firmness and activities of polygalacturonase, pectinesterase, beta-galactosidase and cellulase in ripening durian harvested at different stages of maturity
, Scientia Horticulturae (Amsterdam) 80(3-4): 181-188 (1999)

Firmness and cell wall characteristics of pasteurized jalapeno pepper rings as affected by calcium chloride and rotary processing
, Journal of Food Science 64(3): 494-497 (1999)

First 14C datings of Late Glacial and Holocene pollen sequences from Romanian Carpathes
, Comptes Rendus de l'Academie des Sciences Serie III Sciences de la Vie 322(9): 799-807 (1999)

First Annual Jorge Chevesich Memorial Lecture: A supramolecular signaling complex required for Drosophila visual transduction
, Einstein Quarterly Journal of Biology and Medicine 15(4): 198-211 (1998)

First Arabian Gulf records of Molidae from Kuwait
, Kuwait Journal of Science and Engineering 26(2): 315-319 (1999)

First Australian records of three species and two genera of aquatic oligochaetes (Clitellata: Annelida)
, Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 124: 109-114 (2003)

First BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene testing implemented in the health care system of Stockholm
, Genetic Testing 5(1): 1-8 (2001)

First British Mesozoic spider, from Cretaceous amber of the Isle of Wight, southern England
, Palaeontology Oxford 45(5): 973-983 (2002)

First Canadian records of Tenuiphantes cracens and Walckenaeria clavipalpis (Araneae: Linyphiidae), plus thirteen new provincial records and a confirmation for Quebec
, Entomological News 112(4): 271-277 (2001)

First Congress of the German Parkinson Society (Wuerzburg, Germany; March 3-6, 1999)
, Journal of Neural Transmission 106(1): I-XXXIX (1999)

First Congress on Occupational Diseases with International Participation, Luhacovice, Czech Republic, November 15-16, 2002
, Pracovni Lekarstvi 54(4): 155-196 (2002)

First DNA phylogeny of Euscorpius Thorell, 1876 (Scorpiones, Euscorpiidae) and its bearing on taxonomy and biogeography of this genus
, Biogeographica (Paris). juin; 752: 49-65 (1999)

First European Conference on Bone Morphogenetic Proteins (Zagreb, Croatia; October 7-11, 1998)
, Bone (New York) 24(4): 409-431 (1999)

First European Conference on Clinical Cytometry: From Pathogenesis To Therapy, Urbino, Italy, September 21-25, 2001
, Journal of Biological Regulators and Homeostatic Agents 15(4): 466-490 (2001)

First European Symposium on non-compliance in transplantation (Hofbei Salzburg, Austria; February 4-6, 1999)
, Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation 14(7): 1809-1825 (1999)

First European exposure to syphilis: the Dominican Republic at the time of Columbian contact
, Clinical Infectious Diseases 31(4): 936-941 (2000)

First German record of the digger wasp Ammoplanus pragensis Snoflak, 1945 in Hesse (Hymenoptera, Sphecidae)
, Drosera 98(1): 69-72 (1998)

First Grammatopteris tree ferns from the Southern Hemisphere: New insights in the evolution of the Osmundaceae from the Permian of Brazil
, Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 121(3-4): 205-230 (2002)

First International Conference on Metals and the Brain: From Neurochemistry to Neurodegeneration, Padova, Italy, September 20-23, 2000
, Journal of Alzheimer's Disease 2(3-4): 305-385 (2000)

First International Conference on Translational Research and Pre-clinical Strategies in Radio-oncology, Lugano, Switzerland, March 5-8, 2000
, International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics 46(3): 689-792 (2000)

First International Congress of the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine (Hong Kong, China; November 26-29, 1998)
, Hong Kong Medical Journal 4(4 Suppl.): 3-163 (1998)

First International Meeting of the Romanian Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (Bucharest, Romania; September 24-26, 1998)
, Revue Roumaine de Biochimie 35(1-2): 9-192 (1998)

First International Meeting on Cancer Gene Therapy of the International Society of Cancer Gene Therapy (London, England, UK; July 8-9; 1999)
, Cancer Gene Therapy 6(4): 388-392 (1999)

First International Meeting on EBM in Musculoskeletal Disorders (e-Musk1), Ferrara, Italy, April 2001
, Acta Orthopaedica Scandinavica 73(Suppl. 305): 3-69 (2002)

First International Meeting on Rapid Responses to Steroid Hormones (Mannheim, Germany; September 18-20, 1998)
, Experimental and Clinical Endocrinology and Diabetes 106(6): A39-A61 (1998)

First International Symposium on the Molecular Pathology and Clinical Aspects of Inflamed Liver: Alcohol and Cytokines (Toronto, Ontario, Canada; June 7-9, 1997)
, Clinical Biochemistry 31(8): 699-711 (1998)

First Joint Meeting of the German Clinical Pharmacologists (Berlin, Germany; June 10-12, 1999)
, European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology 55(3): A3-A39 (1999)

First Joint Meeting of the Slovenian Society for Microbiology and the Hungarian Society for Microbiology, Keszthely, Hungary, August 24-26, 2000
, Acta Microbiologica et Immunologica Hungarica 48(2): 153-286 (2001)

First Joint Symposium of the Growth Hormone Research Society and the International Society for Insulin-like Growth Factor Research (GH-IGF 2002), Boston, MA, USA, October 5-9, 2002
, Growth Hormone and IGF Research 12(4): 223-307 (2002)

First Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Haematology and Immunology (ESPHI) Working Groups, Pascoli, Italy, October 19-22, 2000
, Pediatric Research 50(1): 136-151 (2001)

First Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Haematology and Immunology Working Group (Castelvecchio Pascoli, Italy; November 13-15, 1998)
, Pediatric Research 45(6): 939-946 (1999)

First Miocene record of fossil Strophocheilidae (Gastropoda, Stylommatophora) from Patagonia (Argentina)
, Ameghiniana 363: 311-316 (1999)

First Muenster Workshop on Trace Elements and Electrolytes in Radiation Oncology and Foundation Assembly of the German Working Group on Trace Elements and Electrolytes in Radiation Oncology, Muenster, Germany, April 28, 2000
, Trace Elements and Electrolytes 17(4): 185-209 (2000)

First National Meeting of the Study Group on Seizures in Infancy and Early Childhood (Tokyo, Japan; April 4, 1998)
, Brain and Development 20(7): 550-558 (1998)

First National Survey of Lead and Allergens in Housing: survey design and methods for the allergen and endotoxin components
, Environmental Health Perspectives 110(5): 527-532 (2002)

First Nearctic record of Neostempellina Reiss, with description of a new species: (Insecta, Diptera, Chironomidae)
, Spixiana 23(2): 163-166 (2000)

First New Zealand record of the Australian bridled goby, Arenigobius bifrenatus (Pisces: Gobiidae)
, New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 33(2): 189-192 (1999)

First Palaearctic record of the genus Laurypta Edwards (Diptera: Keroplatidae)
, Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 141(2): 241-244 (1998)

First Pan-American/Iberian Meeting on Acoustics (Joint Meeting of the 144th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, the 3rd Iberoamerican Congress of Acoustics, and the 9th Mexican Congress on Acoustics, Cancun, Mexico, December 2-6, 2002
, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 112(5 Part 2): 2199-2452 (2002)

First Permian ostracode fauna from the Arabian plate (Khuff Formation, Sultanate of Oman)
, Micropaleontology (New York) 45(2): 163-182 (1999)

First person account: schizophrenia, medication, and outpatient commitment
, Schizophrenia Bulletin 27(1): 177-178 (2001)

First Pliocene record of the madtsoiid snake genus Yurlunggur Scanlon, 1992 from Queensland
, Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 43, Part 2: 783-785 (1999)

First Polish DNA manhunt: An application of Y-chromosome STRs
, International Journal of Legal Medicine 116(5): 289-291 (2002)

First Sino-European Workshop on the Immunogenetics and Pathogenesis of Gastric Cancer, Xi'an, China, April 26-28, 2001
, Drugs of Today 38(6): 395-410 (2002)

First Streptococcus agalactiae isolates highly resistant to quinolones, with point mutations in gyrA and parC
, Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 47(11): 3605-3609 (2003)

First Stygocaris species (Crustacea, Syncarida) discovered at eastern Andes. S. hugofernandezi n. sp
, Physis Seccion A los Oceanos y sus Organismos 57(132-133): 39-44 (1999)

First Turkish neurosurgical journal (1936-1947): Modern Cerrahi ve norosirurji mecmuasi
, Neurosurgery 52(2): 420-423 (2003)

First World Congress on Fetal Origins of Adult Disease, Mumbai, India, February 1-4, 2001
, Pediatric Research 50(1 Part 2): 1A-65A (2001)

First X-ray cocrystal structure of a bacterial FabH condensing enzyme and a small molecule inhibitor achieved using rational design and homology modeling
, Journal of Medicinal Chemistry 46(1): 5-8 (2003)

First Zuckerkandl Prize awarded
, Journal of Molecular Evolution 54(2): 141-142 (2002)

First access to the spin-labelled beta-amino acid POAC in an enantiopure state by resolution through its binaphthyl esters
, Tetrahedron Letters 44(22): 4183-4186 (2003)

First admissions for depression: Is the 'no-treatment interval' a critical predictor of time to remission?
, Journal of Affective Disorders 54(1-2): 49-54 (1999)

First adult description for Ephemerella hispida (Ephemeroptera: Ephemerellidae)
, Entomological News 113(5): 342-343 (2002)

First aid anaphylaxis management in children who were prescribed an epinephrine autoinjector device (EpiPen)
, Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 106(1 Pt 1): 171-176 (2000)

First amber fossils of the extinct family Protopsyllidiidae, and their phylogenetic significance among Hemiptera
, Insect Systematics and Evolution 34(3): 329-344 (2003)

First analysis of cancer incidence and occupational radiation exposure based on the National Dose Registry of Canada
, American Journal of Epidemiology 153(4): 309-318 (2001)

First anatomic data and taxonomical clarification of Suboestophora kuiperi (Gasull, 1966) (Mollusca, Gastropoda: Hygromiidae)
, Journal of Conchology 37(4): 355-362 (2002)

First and efficient synthesis of phosphonodifluoromethylene analogues of nucleoside 3'-phosphates: crucial role played by sulfur in construction of the target molecules
, Journal of the American Chemical Society 124(49): 14668-14675 (2002)

First and second branchial cleft and pouch anomalies: Management policy
, Journal of the Medical Research Institute 22(1): 90-98 (2001)

First and second order maternal behavior related afferents of the lateral habenula
, Neuroreport 10(4): 883-887 (1999)

First and second transmembrane segments of alpha3, alpha4, beta2, and beta4 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor subunits influence the efficacy and potency of nicotine
, Molecular Pharmacology 61(6): 1416-1422 (2002)

First and second-order contributions to surface interpolation
, Vision Research 39(14): 2335-2347 (1999)

First and unexpected synthesis of macrocyclic cyclophane-based unusual alpha-amino acid derivatives by phosphazene base without high dilution conditions
, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters 12(7): 1113-1115 (2002)

First appearance and distribution of calretinin-immunoreactive neurons in the early development of the chick central nervous system
, Cell and Tissue Research 300(1): 21-28 (2000)

First application of extremely high-resolution magnetic resonance imaging to study microscopic features of normal and LHON human optic nerve
, Ophthalmology 109(6): 1085-1091 (2002)

First application of tunable alkyl or aryl sulfinamides to the stereoselective synthesis of a chiral amine: asymmetric synthesis of (R)-didesmethylsibutramine ((R)-DDMS) using (R)-triethylmethylsulfinamide ((R)-TESA)
, Organic Letters 4(23): 4025-4028 (2002)

First approach to the cycloisodityrosine unit of RA-IV
, Tetrahedron Letters 42(8): 1523-1526, 19 February (2001)

First apyrase splice variants have different enzymatic properties
, Journal of Biological Chemistry 275(25): 19018-19024 (2000)

First asymmetric epoxidation catalysed by cyclohexanone monooxygenase
, Tetrahedron Letters 43(10): 1797-1799, 4 March (2002)

First asymmetric oxidation of tertiary amines by cyclohexanone monooxygenase
, Tetrahedron Letters 40(48): 8483-8486 (1999)

First asymmetric synthesis of (R)-desmethylsibutramine
, Tetrahedron Letters 43(13): 2331-2333 (2002)

First asymmetric synthesis of 6-hydroxy-4-sphingenine-containing ceramides. Use of chiral propargylic alcohols to prepare a lipid found in human skin
, Journal of Organic Chemistry 68(2): 348-354 (2003)

First asymmetric synthesis of chiral 1,4-benzodioxane lignans
, Tetrahedron Letters 41(32): 6079-6082, 5 August (2000)

First asymmetric synthesis of chiral analogues of the novel immunosuppressant FTY720
, Tetrahedron Letters 43(45): 8095-8097, 4 November (2002)

First asymmetric total synthesis of Us-7 and -8, novel D-seco Corynanthe-type oxindole alkaloids from Uncaria attenuata: Structure revision of Us-7 and determination of absolute stereochemistry
, Organic Letters 5(16): 2967-2970 (2003)

First asymmetric total synthesis of tetrodotoxin
, Journal of the American Chemical Society 125(29): 8798-8805 (2003)

First beneficial results of the implementation of Croatian new law on salt iodination
, Journal of Endocrinological Investigation 22(10): 747-751 (1999)

First bioanalytical evaluation of nonpeptidic cage dimeric HIV-1 protease inhibitor N-benzyl 4-aryl-1,4-dihydropyridine H17: Biotransformation and toxicity on Hep G2 cells
, Archiv der Pharmazie (Weinheim) 333(1): 32-34 (2000)

First bite syndrome: a complication of surgery involving the parapharyngeal space
, Head and Neck 24(11): 996-999 (2002)

First branchial cleft cyst excision with electrophysiological facial nerve localization
, Archives of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery 126(4): 513-516 (2000)

First branchial cleft sinus presenting with cholesteatoma
, Journal of Laryngology and Otology 114(3): 210-211 (2000)

First branchial cleft sinus presenting with cholesteatoma and external auditory canal atresia
, International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 67(7): 811-814 (2003)

First break of mania associated with topiramate treatment
, Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology 21(4): 464-466 (2001)

First breeding of Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis in Denmark
, Dansk Ornitologisk Forenings Tidsskrift 93(3): 172-173 (1999)

First breeding record of the Lesser Black-backed Gull in the Macaronesic Archipelago, north Atlantic; a large spread in its breeding range
, Waterbirds 25(3): 388-389 (2002)

First breeding records and historical status of Sandhill Cranes in Maine and New England
, Northeastern Naturalist 9(2): 202 (2002)

First breeding records of the Bee-eater (Merops apiaster) in Canton de Vaud and the problematics of the site conservation
, Bulletin de la Societe Vaudoise des Sciences Naturelles 86(1): 19-28 (1998)

First capture of Macrobrachium lepidactylus (Hilgendorf, 1879) (Palaemonidae) on Reunion Island, followed by a commentary on Macrobrachium hirtimanus (Olivier, 1811)
, Crustaceana (Leiden) 73(2): 215-222 (2000)

First carbonyl metallo immunoassay in the environmental area: Application to the herbicide chlortoluron
, Applied Organometallic Chemistry 16(11): 669-674 (2002)

First carpals of the Eocene primate family Omomyidae
, Contributions from the Museum of Paleontology University of Michigan 30(6): 191-198 (1999)

First case in Belgium of circovirus-like particles in the bursae of racing pigeons
, Annales de Medecine Veterinaire 142(6): 425-426 (1998)

First case of Acanthamoeba keratitis in a contact lens wearer from India
, Biological Memoirs 26(2): 44-47 (2000)

First case of Puumala virus infection in Greece
, Infection 28(5): 334-335 (2000)

First case of a single heterozygote of an abnormal hemoglobin, Hb Stanmore, (beta111(G13)ValfwdarwAla)
, Journal of Chromatography B 792(1): 23-31 (2003)

First case of bioterrorism-related inhalational anthrax in the United States, Palm Beach County, Florida, 2001
, Emerging Infectious Diseases 8(10): 1029-1034 (2002)

First case of bioterrorism-related inhalational anthrax, Florida, 2001: North Carolina investigation
, Emerging Infectious Diseases 8(10): 1035-1038 (2002)

First case of confirmed rotavirus meningoencephalitis in Germany
, Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 22(5): 468-470 (2003)

First case of feline spongiform encephalopathy in a captive cheetah born in France: PrP(sc) analysis in various tissues revealed unexpected targeting of kidney and adrenal gland
, Histochemistry and Cell Biology 119(5): 415-422 (2003)

First case of full-thickness palatal necrotizing sialometaplasia
, Journal of Laryngology and Otology 116(3): 219-220 (2002)

First case of human rabies in Chile caused by an insectivorous bat virus variant
, Emerging Infectious Diseases uary; 8(1): 79-81 (2002)

First case of missense mutation (LDH-H:R171P) in exon 4 of the lactate dehydrogenase gene detected in a Japanese patient
, Journal of Human Genetics 44(1): 69-72 (1999)

First case of pregnancy after radical trachelectomy and pelvic irradiation
, Gynecologic Oncology 74(2): 286-287 (1999)

First case of surgically corrected puberphonia
, Journal of Laryngology and Otology 115(1): 60-61 (2001)

First case of trisomy 13 plus mosaic trisomy 1q
, Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy 17(3): 133-136 (2002)

First census of the green turtle at Poilao, Bijagos Archipelago, Guinea-Bissau: The most important nesting colony on the Atlantic coast of Africa
, Oryx 36(4): 400-403 (2002)

First central nervous system demyelination and hepatitis B vaccination: A pilot case control study
, Revue Neurologique (Paris) 156(3): 242-246 (2000)

First cervical vertebra (atlas) fracture mechanism studies using finite element method
, Journal of Biomechanics 34(1): 13-21 (2001)

First characterization of Candida albicans by random amplified polymorphic DNA method in Nicaragua and comparison of the diagnosis methods for vaginal candidiasis in Nicaraguan women
, Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz 97(7): 985-989 (2002)

First characterization of a cluster of VanA-type glycopeptide-resistant Enterococcus faecium, Colombia
, Emerging Infectious Diseases 8(9): 961-965 (2002)

First checklist of macrofungi for the deep woods all taxa biodiversity inventory, Hocking County, Ohio, USA
, Mycotaxon 86: 205-210 (2003)

First clinical application of comparative genomic hybridization and polar body testing for preimplantation genetic diagnosis of aneuploidy
, Fertility and Sterility 78(3): 543-549 (2002)

First clinical case of small de novo duplication of 19q (13.3-13.4) confirmed by FISH
, American Journal of Medical Genetics 91(3): 201-203 (2000)

First clinical data of a natural immunomodulator in colorectal cancer
, Hepato-Gastroenterology 47(32): 393-395 (2000)

First clinical evaluation of ganstigmine in patients with probable Alzheimer's disease
, Clinical Neuropharmacology 26(3): 164-169 (2003)

First clinical experience of apparatus PIPHI 3-0,2 for blood surgery usage in complex treatment of toxicohemia in children with disseminated peritonitis
, Pediatriya (Moscow) 0(6): 79-85 (1998)

First clinical experience with Molecular Adsorbent Recirculating System (MARS) in six patients with severe acute on chronic liver failure
, Liver 22(Suppl. 2): 59-62 (2002)

First clinical experience with a paclitaxel derivate-eluting polymer stent system implantation for in-stent restenosis: immediate and long-term clinical and angiographic outcome
, Circulation 105(16): 1883-1886 (2002)

First clinical experience with an anastomotic device to facilitate aortomesenteric saphenous vein bypass
, Journal of Vascular Surgery 36(4): 859-862 (2002)

First clinical experience with extracorporeally induced destruction of kidney stones by shock waves
, Journal of Urology 167(5): 1957-1960 (2002)

First clinical experience with the DeBakey VAD continuous-axial-flow pump for bridge to transplantation
, Circulation 101(4): 356-359 (2000)

First clinical experience with the rapid-, short-acting amiodarone derivative E 047/1 after cardiac surgery
, European Journal of Anaesthesiology 19(1): 23-31 (2002)

First clinical experiences with exogenous surfactant therapy
, Intensivmedizin und Notfallmedizin 36(Suppl. 1): I/70-I/74 (1999)

First clinical implications of perioperative red cell volume measurement with a nonradioactive marker (sodium fluorescein)
, Anesthesia and Analgesia 87(6): 1234-1238 (1998)

First clinical impressions of ProSealTM laryngeal mask
, Japanese Journal of Anesthesiology 51(6): 677-682 (2002)

First clinical isolate of Streptococcus pneumoniae exhibiting high-level resistance to fluoroquinolones in Taiwan
, Journal of Antimicrobial ChemoTherapy 48(2): 316-317 (2001)

First clinical results with a new mechanical connector for distal coronary artery anastomoses in CABG
, Circulation 106(12 Suppl 1): I1-I4 (2002)

First clinical results with a telemetric shunt-integrated ICP-sensor
, Neurological Research 21(1): 117-120 (1999)

First clinical trial with etomoxir in patients with chronic congestive heart failure
, Clinical Science 99(1): 27-35 (2000)

First cloning and functional characterization of a melatonin receptor in fish brain: A novel one?
, Journal of Pineal Research 32(2): 74-84 (2002)

First comparative assessment of three different recently developed BHV1-gE-ELISA
, Tieraerztliche Umschau 54(8): 438-442 (1999)

First comparative delineation of the T cell receptor repertoire in primary and multiple subsequent/coexisting metastatic melanoma sites
, Journal of Investigative Dermatology 111(6): 1085-1091 (1998)

First complete forefin of the ichthyosaur Grippia longirostris from the Triassic of Spitsbergen
, Palaeontology 41(4): 591-599 (1998)

First complete large subunit ribosomal RNA sequence and secondary structure for a parasitic nematode: Phylogenetic and diagnostic implications
, Molecular and Cellular Probes 17(1): 33-39 (2003)

First complete nucleotide sequence and heterologous gene organization of the two rRNA operons in the phytoplasma genome
, Dna and Cell Biology 22(3): 209-215 (2003)

First composition measurements of positive chemiions in aircraft jet engine exhaust: Detection of numerous ion species containing organic compounds
, Atmospheric Environment 36(18): 2979-2984 (2002)

First comprehensive ecological survey of the Banggai cardinalfish, Pterapogon kauderni
, Environmental Biology of Fishes uary; 63(1): 1-8 (2002)

First comprehensive low-density horse linkage map based on two 3-generation, full-sibling, cross-bred horse reference families
, Genomics 66(2): 123-134 (2000)

First confirmed case with paternal uniparental disomy of chromosome 16
, American Journal of Medical Genetics 91(3): 190-191 (2000)

First confirmed record of angular roughshark Oxynotus centrina (Linnaeus, 1758) predation on shark egg case of small-spotted catshark Scyliorhinus canicula (Linnaeus, 1758) in Mediterranean waters
, Annales Series Historia Naturalis 23: 23-28 (2001)

First contact: A role for adult-offspring social association in the species recognition system of brood parasites
, Annales Zoologici Fennici 39(4): 291-305, 9 December (2002)

First contribution to the diatom flora of High Arctic Hopen Island (Svalbard)
, Nova Hedwigia 70(3-4): 409-424 (2000)

First contribution to the knowledge of Palearctic Brachodidae: Revision of Brachodes fallax with descriptions of new Central Asian species (Seisoidea)
, Nota Lepidopterologica 21(3): 170-193 (1998)

First controlled asymmetric dihydroxylation of thiophene acrylates
, Tetrahedron Letters 43(21): 3813-3815 (2002)

First cross-coupling reactions of arylmagnesates: A convenient access to heteroarylquinolines
, Tetrahedron Letters 44(19): 3877-3880 (2003)

First cross-coupling reactions on tetrazines
, Organic Letters 5(19): 3495-3497 (2003)

First crystal structure of Rubisco from a green alga, Chlamydomonas reinhardtii
, Journal of Biological Chemistry 276(51): 48159-48164 (2001)

First crystallographic evidence for the formation of beta-D-ribopyranosylamine from the reaction of ammonia with of D-ribose
, Carbohydrate Research 338(8): 801-805 (2003)

First crystallographic signature of the highly ordered supramolecular helical assemblage from a tripeptide containing a non-coded amino acid
, Tetrahedron Letters 43(14): 2653-2656, 1 April (2002)

First cutaneous branch of the internal pudendal artery: an anatomical basis for the so-called gluteal fold flap
, Okajimas Folia Anatomica Japonica 78(1): 23-30 (2001)

First cytogenetic description of the species Rhamdella microcephala (Pisces, Hepapteridae)
, Cytologia 68(1): 31-34 (2003)

First cytogenetic study of a recurrent familial chordoma of the clivus
, International Journal of Cancer 81(1): 24-30 (1999)

First data of Iberian Nematomorpha, with redescription of Gordius aquaticus Linnaeus, G. plicatulus Heinze, Gordionus wolterstorffii (Camerano) and Paragordius tricuspidatus (Dufour)
, Contributions to Zoology 70(2): 73-84 (2001)

First data on Orthoptera of Mount Koroglu, N.W. Anatolia, with description of three new taxa
, Entomological News 113(4): 275-288 (2002)

First data on aboveground biomass and production of Spartina maritima, Limonium serotinum and Juncus maritimus in the Lagoon of Venice
, Societa Veneziana di Scienze Naturali Lavori 25: 29-35 (2000)

First data on batch fecundity and relative fecundity of Sardina pilchardus (Walbaum, 1792) (Clupeidae) in the south-western Adriatic Sea
, Boletin Instituto Espanol de Oceanografia 12(1): 53-63 (1996)

First data on community structure and trophic networks of Uvea coral reef fish assemblages (Wallis and Futuna, South Pacific Ocean)
, Cybium 27(2): 83-100 (2003)

First data on fecundity of the squid Abralia veranyi (Cephalopoda: Enoploteuthidae)
, Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 79(6): 1135-1136 (1999)

First data on host-ant specificity of parasitic Maculinea alcon (Den. & Schiff.) (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) in Poland and eastern Europe
, Fragmenta Faunistica 45(2): 123-130 (2002)

First data on ovary maturation and fecundity in the squid family Histioteuthidae
, Scientia Marina 65(2): 127-129 (2001)

First data on the Villafranchian Bovidae of Bulgaria
, Comptes Rendus de l'Academie des Sciences Serie II A Sciences de la Terre et des Planetes 328(7): 493-498 (1999)

First data on the diet of Tawny Owl (Strix aluco mauritanica) in Algeria
, Ecologia Mediterranea 25(1): 111-123 (1999)

First data on the molecular phylogeography of scincid lizards of the genus Mabuya
, Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 17(1): 11-14 (2000)

First dating of Pilbara petroglyphs
, Records of the Western Australian Museum 20(4): 415-429 (2002)

First demonstration of protective immunity against foetopathy in cattle with latent Neospora caninum infection
, International journal for parasitology 15 33(10): 1059-1065 (2003)

First derivative spectrophotometric and LC determination of benoxinate hydrochloride and its degradation products
, Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis 22(2): 215-234 (2000)

First derivative spectrophotometric determination of iridium with 2-(2-thiazolylazo)-5-dimethylaminophenol in various synthetic samples using ammonium tetraphenylborate - naphthalene as adsorbent
, Annali di Chimica 90(3-4): 265-275 (2000)

First derivative spectrophotometric determination of uranium(VI) and vanadium(V) in natural and saline waters and some synthetic matrices using PAR and cetylpyridinum chloride
, Analytica Chimica Acta 436(2): 223-231 (2001)

First derivative spectrophotometric, TLC-densitometric, and HPLC determination of acebutolol HCL in presence of its acid-induced degradation product
, Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis 24(4): 527-534 (2001)

First described renesting attempt by an American Bittern
, Wilson Bulletin 112(2): 271-273 (2000)

First description of CTX-M-15-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in Turkey
, Journal of Antimicrobial ChemoTherapy 52(2): 315-316 (2003)

First description of Klebsiella pneumoniae harboring CTX-M beta-lactamases (CTX-M-14 and CTX-M-3) in Taiwan
, Antimicrobial Agents and ChemoTherapy 46(4): 1098-1100 (2002)

First description of Petalonia zosterifolia and Scytosiphon gracilis (Scytosiphonaceae, Phaeophyceae) from Korea with special reference to nrDNA ITS sequence comparisons
, Algae 17(3): 135-144 (2002)

First description of a TEM-30 (IRT-2)-producing Klebsiella oxytoca isolate
, Antimicrobial Agents and ChemoTherapy 46(4): 1158-1159 (2002)

First description of collar receptors in Temnocephalidae (Platyhelminthes)
, Acta Zoologica 84(2): 155-160 (2003)

First description of germline mosaicism in familial hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
, Journal of Medical Genetics 37(2): 132-134 (2000)

First description of larvae of Acanthodraco dewitti in the Ross Sea, Antarctica
, Journal of Fish Biology 57(Suppl. A): 163-166 (2000)

First description of nest and nesting behavior of the Nightingale Wren
, Wilson Bulletin 112(2): 284-287 (2000)

First description of the Lorica of Metacystis truncata and its occurrence on Thalassia testudinum
, Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology 46(3): 311-317 (1999)

First description of the female of Myrmica ritae (Hymenoptera, Formicidae), with some notes on the ritae group
, Vestnik Zoologii 33(6): 95-98 (1999)

First description of the larva of Pharceonus Spangler et Santiago-Fragoso, 1992, and new records for the genus (Coleoptera: Elmidae: Larainae)
, Aquatic Insects 25(3): 219-223 (2003)

First description of the nest of the Wing-banded Wren in French Guiana
, Wilson Bulletin 113(4): 398-403 (2001)

First description of the nest, nest site, and eggs of the Ochre-breasted Antpitta
, Wilson Bulletin 113(4): 435-438 (2001)

First descriptions for larval stages of Eurysphindus (Coleoptera: Cucujoidea: Sphindidae)
, Coleopterists Bulletin 57(1): 17-25 (2003)

First descriptions of two new amber species of Cyphomyrmex from Mexico and the Dominican Republic
, Beitraege zur Entomologie 53(1): 131-139 (2003)

First detailed description of captured Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis in Ibaraki Prefecture
, Japanese Journal of Ornithology 49(1): 55-58 (2000)

First detection of a chloroperoxidase in bryophytes
, Phytochemistry 62(5): 679-682 (2003)

First detection of a microsporidium in the crucifer pest Hellula undalis (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae): A possible control agent?
, Biological Control 26(2): 202-208 (2003)

First detection of group C rotavirus in children with acute diarrhea in Spain
, Archives of Virology 148(2): 399-404 (2003)

First detection of wheat stripe rust in Western Australia: Evidence for a foreign incursion
, Australasian Plant Pathology 32(2): 321-322 (2003)

First direct discrimination of chiral phosphorus thionate (P=S) derivatives by multinuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy in the presence of a chiral dirhodium complex
, Chirality 13(4): 214-223 (2001)

First direct documentation of associations of Ceratolithus cristatus ceratoliths, hoop-coccoliths and Neosphaera coccolithomorpha planoliths
, Marine Micropaleontology 39(1-4): 39-41 (2000)

First direct lithiation of 2-pyridylpiperazine on solid phase
, Organic Letters 4(10): 1759-1761 (2002)

First direct observation of tautomerism of monohydroxynaphthazarins by IR-spectroscopy
, Tetrahedron 58(9): 1751-1757, 25 February (2002)

First direct reductive amination of mucochloric acid: a simple and efficient method for preparing highly functionalized alpha,beta-unsaturated gamma-butyrolactams
, Organic Letters 5(4): 553-556 (2003)

First direct resolution of gossypol enantiomers on a chiral high-performance liquid chromatography phase
, Chirality 11(1): 46-49 (1999)

First disclosure and preliminary investigation of a liquid released from the ears of African elephants
, Zoo Biology 19(5): 475-480 (2000)

First discovery of fossil Humilaria (Bivalvia: Veneridae) from Japan
, Venus the Japanese Journal of Malacology 57(4): 271-280 (1998)

First discovery of fossil dung beetle brood balls and nests in the Chadian Pliocene Australopithecine levels
, Lethaia 33(4): 277-284 (2000)

First do no harm: extending the debate on the provision of preventive tamoxifen
, British Journal of Cancer 85(9): 1280-1288 (2001 )

First do no harm: making oral rehydration solution safer in a cholera epidemic
, American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 60(6): 1051-1055 (1999)

First docodont mammals of Laurasian affinity from India
, Current Science Bangalore 10: 1235-1238 (2001)

First documented case of Aeromonas veronii biovar sobria infection in northern Europe
, Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases 34(3): 218-219 (2002)

First documented case of anadromy in a population of introduced rainbow trout in Patagonia, Argentina
, Transactions of the American Fisheries Society uary; 130(1): 53-67 (2001)

First documented hurricane strikes on eastern Pacific coral reefs reveal only slight damage
, Coral Reefs 17(4): 368 (1998)

First documented occurrence of the starry toadfish Arothron firmamentum (Teleostei: Tetraodontidae) in the south-west Atlantic
, Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 83(4): 879-880 (2003)

First documented record of Monomachidae (Hymenoptera: Proctotrupoidea) in New Guinea, and description of two new species
, Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 102(4): 957-963 (2000)

First documented record of the blind mole, Talpa caeca, in Croatia
, Folia Zoologica 48(2): 157-160 (1999)

First dose hypotension after angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor captopril and angiotensin II blocker losartan in patients with acute myocardial infarction
, International Journal of Cardiology 75(2-3): 197-204, 15 September (2000)

First drainage lymph node(s) in gastric cancer: analysis of the topographical pattern of lymph node metastasis in patients with pN-1 stage tumors
, Anticancer Research 23(1b): 601-604 (2003)

First dual NK1 antagonists-serotonin reuptake inhibitors: Synthesis and SAR of a new class of potential antidepressants
, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters 12(2): 261-264, 21 January (2002)

First dual aromatase-steroid sulfatase inhibitors
, Journal of Medicinal Chemistry 46(15): 3193-3196 (2003)

First early Cretaceous mammal from the eastern seaboard of the United States
, Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 19(2): 199-203 (1999)

First embryogenic stages of Citrus microspore-derived embryos
, Acta Biologica Cracoviensia Series Botanica 45(1): 53-58 (2003)

First enantiodivergent Baeyer-Villiger oxidation by recombinant whole-cells expressing two monooxygenases from Brevibacterium
, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters 13(8): 1479-1482, 17 April (2003)

First enantioselective synthesis and absolute stereochemistry assignment of new monocyclic sesquiterpenes from Artemisia chamaemelifolia
, Journal of Organic Chemistry 68(13): 5407-5410 (2003)

First enantioselective total synthesis of (8S,12R,15S)-prostaglandin J2
, Journal of Organic Chemistry 68(16): 6437-6439 (2003)

First enantioselective total synthesis of both enantiomers of lancifolol. Correlation: Absolute configuration/specific rotation
, Tetrahedron Letters 42(35): 6125-6128, 27 August (2001)

First enantioselective total synthesis of the endogenous natriuretic agent LLU-alpha
, Tetrahedron Letters 40(35): 6339-6342 (1999)

First encounter with a live male blanket octopus: The world's most sexually size-dimorphic large animal
, New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 36(4): 733-736 (2002)

First episode psychosis. Patients must be asked about suicidal ideation and substance misuse
, Bmj 324(7343): 976 (2002)

First episodes of genital herpes in a Swedish STD population: A study of epidemiology and transmission by the use of herpes simplex virus (HSV) typing and specific serology
, Sexually Transmitted Infections 76(3): 179-182 (2000)

First evaluation of the Brazilian microorganisms biocatalytic potential
, Chemosphere 38(10): 2237-2242 (1999)

First evidence for a restriction-modification system in Leptospira sp
, FEMS Microbiology Letters 201(2): 139-143, 24 July (2001)

First evidence for gene replacement in Leptospira spp.: Inactivation of L. biflexa flaB results in non-motile mutants deficient in endoflagella
, Molecular Microbiology 40(1): 189-199 (2001)

First evidence for photoperiodic regulation of the life cycle in a millipede species, Polydesmus angustus (Diplopoda: Polydesmidae)
, Journal of Zoology (London) 260(2): 111-116 (2003)

First evidence for phototropin-related blue-light receptors in prokaryotes
, Biophysical Journal 82(5): 2627-2634 (2002)

First evidence for the presence of a hydrogenase in the sulfur-reducing bacterium Desulfuromonas acetoxidans
, Journal of Bacteriology 181(17): 5505-5508 (1999)

First evidence of Late Carnian radiolarians from the Izmir-Ankara suture complex, central Sakarya, Turkey: Implications for the opening age of the Izmir-Ankara branch of Neo-Tethys
, Geobios 35(1): 127-135 (2002)

First evidence of Pentoxylales in Antarctica
, Cretaceous Research 19(6): 733-743 (1998)

First evidence of Sequoia in the Miocene of Yunnan Province, China
, Acta Botanica Sinica 42(4): 438-440 (2000)

First evidence of a delay-dependent working memory-enhancing effect of modafinil in mice
, Neuroreport 12(2): 375-378 (2001)

First evidence of a neonate dentition in pareiasaurs from the Upper Permian of Russia
, Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 46(4): 589-594 (2001)

First evidence of an endogenous Spiroplasma sp. infection in humans manifesting as unilateral cataract associated with anterior uveitis in a premature baby
, Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology 240(5): 348-353 (2002)

First evidence of an extensive northern European distribution of azaspiracid poisoning (AZP) toxins in shellfish
, Toxicon 40(7): 909-915 (2002)

First evidence of catalytic mediation by phenolic compounds in the laccase-induced oxidation of lignin models
, European Journal of Biochemistry 270(17): 3634-3640 (2003)

First evidence of cotton at Neolithic Mehrgarh, Pakistan: Analysis of mineralized fibres from a copper bead
, Journal of Archaeological Science 29(12): 1393-1401 (2002)

First evidence of mtDNA sequence differences between Northern Bald Ibises (Geronticus eremita) of Moroccan and Turkish origin
, Journal fuer Ornithologie 142(4): 425-428 (2001)

First evidence of premature ventricular complex-induced cardiomyopathy: A potentially reversible cause of heart failure
, Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology 11(3): 328-329 (2000)

First evidence of sex differences in the duration of avian embryonic period: Consequences for sibling competition in sexually dimorphic birds
, Behavioral Ecology 14(5): 702-706 (2003)

First evidence of uncoupling protein-2 (UCP-2) and -3 (UCP-3) gene expression in piglet skeletal muscle and adipose tissue
, Gene 246(1/2): 133-141 (2000)

First evidence of unpigmented rhabdomeric photoreceptors in a Microstomum species (Plathelminthes, Macrostomorpha, Microstomidae) and ultrastructure of photoreceptor-like ciliary aggregations
, Zoomorphology (Berlin) 119(4): 223-229 (2000)

First evidence on occurrence of gymnodimine in clams from Tunisia
, Journal of Natural Toxins 11(4): 269-275 (2002)

First evidence that bone marrow cells contribute to the construction of tissue-engineered vascular autografts in vivo
, Circulation 108(14): 1729-1734 (2003)

First evidences of surfactant biodegradation by marine sponges (Porifera): An experimental study with a linear alkylbenzenesulfonate
, Hydrobiologia 489: 225-233 (2002)

First evidences of the bioaccumulation of alpha-quartz in cactaceae
, Journal of Plant Physiology 157(4): 457-460 (2000)

First example of an antibody-catalyzed aza Diels-Alder reaction
, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters 12(17): 2321-2324 (2002)

First example of anti-Kx in a person with the McLeod phenotype and without chronic granulomatous disease
, Transfusion (Bethesda) 40(11): 1371-1375 (2000)

First example of hemolytic disease of the newborn caused by anti-Or and confirmation of the molecular basis of Or
, Vox Sanguinis 79(3): 180-182 (2000)

First example of the solvent effect on absolute conformation of chiral 3,3-disubstituted 1,4-benzodiazepin-2-ones
, Tetrahedron 55(5): 1407-1416 (1999)

First examples of C-arylation of aziridines catalyzed by indium triflate
, Tetrahedron Letters 42(45): 8067-8070 (2001)

First excavation of intact Middle Stone Age layers at Ysterfontein, Western Cape Province, South Africa: Implications for Middle Stone Age ecology
, Journal of Archaeological Science 30(8): 955-971 (2003)

First experience gained in clinical use of intravenous hypnotic recofocol: Efficacy and safety
, Anesteziologiya i Reanimatologiya (6): 4-7 (1999)

First experience in treating anemia due to chronic inflammatory bowel disease with recombinant erythropoietin
, Verdauungskrankheiten 17(1): 21-30 (1999)

First experience of a comprehensive outpatient cardiac rehabilitation program
, Herz 24(Suppl. 1): 80-88 (1999)

First experience of topical SDZ ASM 981 in children with atopic dermatitis
, British Journal of Dermatology 144(4): 781-787 (2001)

First experience with I-123-alpha-methyl-tyrosine SPECT in the 3-D radiation treatment planning of brain gliomas
, International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics 47(2): 517-526 (2000 )

First experience with a public domain computer-aided surgical system
, British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 40(2): 96-104 (2002)

First experience with a ready-for-use rheohemapheresis system
, Transfusion and Apheresis Science 24(2): 125-128 (2001)

First experience with direct factor Xa inhibition in patients with stable coronary disease: a pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic evaluation
, Circulation 105(20): 2385-2391 (2002)

First experience with fiberoptically directed wire-guided endobronchial blockade in severe pulmonary bleeding in an emergency setting
, Chest 120(4): 1399-1402 (2001)

First experience with gamma probe guided sentinel lymph node surgery in penile cancer
, Urological Research 28(4): 246-249 (2000)

First experience with hybrid percutaneous transmyocardial laser revascularization and angioplasty in patients with lesions at high risk for restenosis: Results of a phase I feasibility study
, American Heart Journal 142(4): 679-683 (2001)

First experience with hypothermia as a component of radiotherapy for locally-advanced skin cancer of the face
, Voprosy Onkologii (St Petersburg) 46(2): 209-211 (2000)

First experience with intracytoplasmic sperm injection for extreme oligozoospermia associated with Crohn's disease and 6-mercaptopurine chemotherapy
, Asian Journal of Andrology 5(1): 76-78 (2003)

First experience with laser spectroscopy in surgical treatment of thyroid diseases
, Problemy Endokrinologii 45(1): 17-20 (1999)

First experience with the REMEDi HS urine benzodiazepine assay
, Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine 36(10): 803-808 (1998)

First experience with the use of anti-TNFalpha (remycaid) for the treatment of severe psoriasis
, Vestnik Dermatologii i Venerologii (4): 35-36 (2003)

First experiences about our Museum's new exhibition hall
, Annales Historico-Naturales Musei Nationalis Hungarici 91: 269-274 (1999)

First experiences in CT-guided percutaneous transhepatic biliary decompression by means of real-time CT fluoroscopy
, Abdominal Imaging 26(2): 207-209 (2001)

First experiences in combination therapy using olanzapine with SSRIs (citalopram, paroxetine) in delusional depression
, Neuropsychobiology 43(3): 170-174 (2001)

First experiences in screening women at high risk for breast cancer with MR imaging
, Breast Cancer Research and Treatment 63(1): 53-60 (2000)

First experiences in using a new ultrasound mode and ultrasound contrast agent in the diagnosis of blunt renal trauma: a feasibility study in an animal model
, Investigative Radiology 35(3): 205-211 (2000)

First experiences with outpatient care of patients with implanted axial flow pumps
, Artificial Organs 25(5): 331-335 (2001)

First experiences with the Hessian model of a centralized examination of zoo shop owners on their expert knowledge
, DTW (Deutsche Tieraerztliche Wochenschrift) 107(3): 124-125 (2000)

First experimental evidence for human dentine crystal formation involving conversion of octacalcium phosphate to hydroxyapatite
, Acta Crystallographica Section D Biological Crystallography 54(6 Part 2): 1377-1381 (1998)

First exposure in man: Toxicological considerations
, Pharmacology and Toxicology 86(Suppl. 1): 8-12 (2000)

First expression and characterization of a recombinant CuA-containing subunit II from an archaeal terminal oxidase complex
, Journal of Bioenergetics and Biomembranes 33(1): 27-34 (2001)

First fatty acylated dipeptides to affect muscarinic receptor ligand binding
, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters 9(23): 3363-3368 (1999)

First field studies of an Endangered South African seahorse, Hippocampus capensis
, Environmental Biology of Fishes 67(1): 35-46 (2003)

First find of the circum-tethyan liverwort Riccia gougetiana (Ricciales; Hepaticae) for Germany
, Nova Hedwigia 70(1-2): 233-244 (2000)

First find of the genus Rhodomyrtophyllum (Myrtaceae) in Palaeogene of Eastern Europe
, Botanicheskii Zhurnal (Stsburg). 87(9): 27-37 (2002)

First finding of Daidzein 7-O-phosphate and Genistein 7-O-phosphate that are hydrolyzed by sulfatase
, Tetrahedron 57(42): 8801-8805, 15 October (2001)

First finding of Eucyclops graeteri graeteri (Chappuis, 1927) (Crustacea: Copepoda, cyclopoida) as a bryocole inhabitant of surface waters in the Rila Mountain, Bulgaria
, Acta Zoologica Bulgarica 51(2-3): 9-14 (1999)

First finding of Late Silurian conodonts from the Orthoceras Limestones, Camdag Area (NW Turkey): Preliminary constraints for the palaeogeography
, Geologica Balcanica 32(1): 3-12 (2002)

First finding of Upper Cretaceous in the Konyava Mountain, SW Bulgaria
, Dokladi na B"lgarskata Akademiya na Naukite 56(5): 59-64 (2003)

First finding of a hybrid Collared Flycatcher X Pied Flycatcher (Ficedula albicollis X F. hypoleuca) from the Saxon Ore Mountains (Aves: Passeriformes: Muscicapidae)
, Faunistische Abhandlungen 21(10-25): 309-310 (1999)

First finding of an articulated actinopterygian skeleton from the Upper Devonian of Siberia and a reappraisal of the family Moythomasiidae Kazantseva, 1971 (Osteichthyes)
, Paleontological Research 6(3): 321-327 (2002)

First finding of the amphipod Echinogammarus ischnus and the mussel Dreissena bugensis in Lake Michigan
, Journal of Great Lakes Research 27(3): 384-391 (2001)

First finding of the pelagic crab Planes marinus (Decapoda: Grapsidae) in the southwestern Atlantic
, Journal of Crustacean Biology 19(1): 72-76 (1999)

First findings of Upper Llandoverian (Telychian) graptolites from the Camdag area, NW Turkey
, Dokladi na B"lgarskata Akademiya na Naukite 56(3): 37-42 (2003)

First fish record in the lago Belgrano of Argentina and the origin of fish populations Patagonian lakes
, Biogeographica 76(1): 41-48 (2000)

First fluorescent photoinduced electron transfer (PET) reagent for hydroperoxides
, Organic Letters 5(9): 1459-1461 (2003)

First flush of dissolved compounds
, Water Science and Technology 39(9): 55-62 (1999)

First forty-eight hours of developing otitis media: an experimental study
, Annals of Otology, Rhinology, and Laryngology 112(6): 558-566 (2003)

First fossil Pentastirini from Eocene Baltic amber (Hemiptera: Fulgoromorpha: Cixiidae)
, Annales Zoologici 52(1): 173-179 (2002)

First fossil record of a swift from Geiseltal (Aves: Apodiformes)
, Senckenbergiana Lethaea 78(1-2): 211-212 (1998)

First fossil record of the genus Pyramidelloides (Mollusca, Gastropoda, Eulimidae) discovered in the Eocene deposits of Alabama
, Comptes Rendus de l'Academie des Sciences Serie II A Sciences de la Terre et des Planetes 333(6): 351-356 (2001)

First fossil record of the mayfly family Baetiscidae from Baltic amber (Insecta: Ephemeroptera)
, Stuttgarter Beitraege zur Naturkunde Serie B (Geologie und Palaeontologie) (322): 1-11 (2002)

First fossil record of the pteropod Limacina from the Pacific coast of North America
, Bulletin Southern California Academy of Sciences 98(2): 80-89 (1999)

First general approach to cyclohex-3-ene-1,1-bis(phosphonates) by Diels-Alder cycloaddition of tetraethyl vinylidenebis(phosphonate) to 1,3-dienes
, Journal of Organic Chemistry 68(3): 736-742 (2003)

First genomic localization of oculo-oto-dental syndrome with linkage to chromosome 20q13.1
, Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science 43(8): 2540-2545 (2002)

First glycoside synthesis via piperidinium salts of heterocyclic nitrogen bases: The synthesis of a new class of dihydropyridine thioglycosides
, Journal of Carbohydrate Chemistry 21(4): 325-339 (2002)

First highly stereoselective synthesis of fungicide systhane
, Organic Letters 4(1): 55-57 (2002)

First highly stratified prehistoric vertebrate sequence from the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
, Pacific Science 53(2): 129-143 (1999)

First hints for a correlation between amplification of the Int-2 gene and infection with human papillomavirus in head and neck squamous cell carcinomas
, Journal of Oral Pathology and Medicine 29(9): 432-437 (2000)

First histological observations on the incorporation of a novel calcium phosphate bone substitute material in human cancellous bone
, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research 58(3): 329-334 (2001)

First hominid from the Miocene (Lukeino Formation, Kenya)
, Comptes Rendus de l'Academie des Sciences Serie II A Sciences de la Terre et des Planetes 332(2): 137-144 (2001)

First hospital-admission rate as an epidemiological indicator for patients with multiple sclerosis in Stockholm, 1984-1993
, Acta Neurologica Scandinavica 100(1): 64-68 (1999)

First human case of Salmonella enterica serotype Landwasser recovered from breast fluid
, Journal of Clinical Microbiology 38(11): 4300 (2000)

First human experience with pulmonary vein isolation using a through-the-balloon circumferential ultrasound ablation system for recurrent atrial fibrillation
, Circulation 102(16): 1879-1882 (2000)

First human exposure to FSH-CTP in hypogonadotrophic hypogonadal males
, Human Reproduction 16(8): 1592-1597 (2001)

First human isolate of Hantavirus (Andes virus) in the Americas
, Emerging Infectious Diseases 8(7): 657-661 (2002)

First human studies with a high-molecular-weight iron chelator
, Journal of Laboratory and Clinical Medicine 135(1): 57-65 (2000)

First human transvenous coronary angiography at the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility
, Physics in Medicine and Biology 45(9): L39-L43 (2000)

First human trial of FTY720, a novel immunomodulator, in stable renal transplant patients
, Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 13(4): 1073-1083 (2002)

First hundred cases of variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease: retrospective case note review of early psychiatric and neurological features
, BMJ 324(7352): 1479-1482 (2002)

First hydrothermal vent communities from the Indian Ocean discovered
, Zoological Science Tokyo y; 18(5): 717-721 (2001)

First hydroxamate inhibitors for carboxypeptidase A. N-acyl-N-hydroxy-beta-phenylalanines
, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters 9(5): 691-696 (1999)

First identification and localization of a visual pigment in Hydra (Cnidaria, Hydrozoa)
, Journal of Comparative Physiology A Sensory Neural and Behavioral Physiology 187(1): 79-81 (2001)

First identification of an SHV-12 extended-spectrum beta-lactamase in Klebsiella pneumoniae isolated in Italy
, Journal of Antimicrobial ChemoTherapy 45(3): 349-351 (2000)

First images of a digital autoradiography system based on a Medipix2 hybrid silicon pixel detector
, Physics in Medicine and Biology 48(12): N173 (2003)

First imaging results obtained with a multimodal apparatus combining low-field (35.7 mT) MRI and pulsed EPRI
, Physics in Medicine and Biology 47(10): N127-N132 (2002)

First immunocytochemical study of echinoderm smooth muscle: the Antarctic cushionstar Odontaster validus Koehler (Echinodermata, Asteroidea)
, Protoplasma 220(3-4): 227-232 (2003)

First implementation of an on-line toxicity analyser, using nitrifying sludge, at a Dutch industrial WWTP
, Mededelingen Faculteit Landbouwkundige en Toegepaste Biologische Wetenschappen Universiteit Gent 63(4B): 1771-1777 (1998)

First incursion of Salmonella enterica serotype typhimurium DT160 into New Zealand
, Emerging Infectious Diseases 9(4): 493-495 (2003)

First indications of a sharp population decline in the globally threatened Spoon-billed Sandpiper Eurynorhynchus pygmeus
, Bird Conservation International 12(1): 1-18 (2002)

First injection and current risk factors for HIV among new and long-term injection drug users
, Aids Care 12(3): 313-320 (2000)

First inland records of the euryhaline goby Knipowitschia caucasica from lakes in Anatolia, Turkey
, Journal of Fish Biology 54(6): 1334-1337 (1999)

First insights of Cr speciation in leached Portland cement using X-ray spectromicroscopy
, Environmental Science and Technology 37(21): 4864-4870 (2003)

First instar larva of Xenion ignitum (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Pterostichini) and the phylogenetic relationships of the genus
, Acta Societatis Zoologicae Bohemicae 66(1): 31-36 (2002)

First intention high-frequency oscillation with early lung volume optimization improves pulmonary outcome in very low birth weight infants with respiratory distress syndrome
, Pediatrics 105(6): 1202-1208 (2000)

First intermolecular Pauson-Khand reaction of 7-azanorbornenes. Control of the regioselectivity by the effect of the substituents attached to the olefinic partner
, Tetrahedron Letters 42(17): 3085-3087, 23 April (2001)

First International Summit on Kidney Disease Prevention, 25-27 July 2002: consensus document
, Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 14(7 Suppl 2): S205 (2003)

First international conference on new molecular targets for anticancer therapy, Naples, (Italy; June 22-23 1998; EORTC, Early Clinical Studies Group)
, Anti Cancer Drugs 10(2): 249-256 (1999)

First international intercomparison of luminescence techniques using samples from the Techa River Valley
, Health Physics 82(1): 94-101 (2002)

First intron excision of GnRH pre-mRNA during postnatal development of normal mice and adult hypogonadal mice
, Endocrinology 142(10): 4454-4461 (2001)

First isolate of a Neisseria gonorrhoeae strain associated with an ofloxacin treatment failure in Spain: case report
, Sexually Transmitted Diseases 28(10): 576-578 (2001)

First isolation of CTX-M15-producing Escherichia coli from two French patients
, Journal of Antimicrobial ChemoTherapy 51(2): 471-473 (2003)

First isolation of Candida dubliniensis in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
, Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease 39(3): 165-168 (2001)

First isolation of Desulfovibrio species as part of a polymicrobial infection from a brain abscess
, European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 18(8): 602-603 (1999)

First isolation of Exophiala dermatitidis from a dog: identification by molecular analysis
, Veterinary Microbiology 76(2): 201-205 (2000)

First isolation of Leptospira fainei serovar Hurstbridge from two human patients with Weil's syndrome
, Journal of Medical Microbiology 50(1): 96-100 (2001)

First isolation of Sarcocystis hominis from cattle in Japan
, Journal of Veterinary Medical Science 61(3): 307-309 (1999)

First isolation outside Europe of sorbitol-fermenting verocytotoxigenic Escherichia coli (VTEC) belonging to O group O157
, Journal of Medical Microbiology 51(8): 713-714 (2002)

First isotopic and multidisciplinary evidence for nonmarine coelacanths and pycnodontiform fishes: Palaeoenvironmental implications
, Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology 144(1-2): 65-84 (1998)

First karyotypical description of two American Ciconiiform birds, Mycteria americana (Ciconiidae) and Platalea ajaja (Threskiornithidae) and its significance for the chromosome evolutionary and biological conservation approaches
, Genetics and Molecular Biology 23(4): 799-801 (2000)

First landings on Zavodovski Island, South Sandwich Islands, 1819
, Polar Record 36(199): 317-322 (2000)

First larval stage of Scyllarus posteli Forest, 1963 and Processa macrodactyla Holthuis, 1952 hatched in the laboratory (Crustacea, Decapoda)
, Ophelia 53(2): 91-99 (2000)

First line chemotherapy for advanced ovarian cancer in 2000: standards and questions
, Bulletin du Cancer 87(2): 189-199 (2000)

First line of defense: The role of the intestinal epithelium as an active component of the mucosal immune system
, Journal of Gastroenterology 35(11): 805-814 (2000)

First live birth after ovarian stimulation using a chimeric long-acting human recombinant follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) agonist (recFSH-CTP) for in vitro fertilization
, Fertility and Sterility 79(3): 621-623 (2003)

First localisation of somatostatin sst4 receptor protein in selected human brain areas: An immunohistochemical study
, Molecular Brain Research 82(1-2): 114-125, 20 October (2000)

First magnetomyographic recordings of uterine activity with spatial-temporal information with a 151-channel sensor array
, American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 187(1): 145-151 (2002)

First male case of lymphocytic hypophysitis in Korea
, Journal of Korean Medical Science 18(2): 290-294 (2003)

First measurements of carbon tetrachloride and tetrachloroethene in the atmosphere of Athens, Greece
, Science of the Total Environment 290(1-3): 231-237 (2002)

First measurements of tropospheric aerosol profiles above Durban using a LIDAR
, South African Journal of Science 99(3-4): 168-172 (2003)

First meeting on fibrogenic cell biology, Bordeaux, France, June 22-23, 2001
, Nephrologie 22(7): 361-366 (2001)

First megamouth shark from the western Indian Ocean and South Africa
, South African Journal of Science y- ust; 98(7-8): 349-350 (2002)

First mention of Marssonina salicicola on weeping willows in the province of Quebec
, Phytoprotection 79(2): 87-91 (1998)

First mesozoic scutigeromorph centipede, from the lower cretaceous of Brazil
, Palaeontology 44(3): 489-495 (2001)

First missense mutations (R388W and R425H) of AMPD1 accompanied with myopathy found in a Japanese patient
, Human Mutation 16(6): 467-472 (2000)

First model of spontaneous vagal hyperreactivity and its mode of genetic transmission
, Circulation 106(18): 2301-2304 (2002)

First molecular characterization of HIV-1 Tunisian strains
, Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes 28(1): 94-96 (2001)

First molecular characterization of a uridine diphosphate galacturonate 4-epimerase: An enzyme required for capsular biosynthesis in Streptococcus pneumoniae type 1
, Molecular Microbiology 31(2): 703-713 (1999)

First molecular characterization of an unequal homologous alu-mediated recombination event responsible for hemophilia
, Thrombosis and Haemostasis 88(1): 12-16 (2002)

First molecular evidence for Puumala hantavirus in Slovakia
, Virus Genes 23(2): 165-169 (2001)

First national survey on management strategies in non ST-elevation acute ischaemic syndromes in Argentina. Results of the STRATEG-SIA study
, European Heart Journal 23(13): 1021-1029 (2002)

First natural breeding of brown hyenas (Hyaena brunnea Thunberg, 1820)
, Zoologische Garten 68(6): 377-380 (1998)