Browsing The Plymouth Student Scientist - Volume 6, No. 2 - 2013 by Title
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The medicinal and pharmacological screening of wheatgrass juice (Triticum aestivum L.): an investigation into chlorophyll content and antimicrobial activity (University of Plymouth, 2013)Plant products are of increasing interest in the search for new drugs and medicines in the treatment of disease; and the discovery of new alternatives to existing antibiotics is an important area of this research due to ...
(University of Plymouth, 2013)Guest editorial from the Director, The Science Assembly, and Head of Conservation & Research, Dartmoor Zoological Park.
A study into the impacts of water table and nitrogen pulse on cellulose decomposition rates and carbon release in active peatland (University of Plymouth, 2013)Since the 1980s overstocking of sheep has become an increasing problem on UK uplands. This study examined the effect of livestock urination, and also water table depth, on active peatland on cellulose decomposition and ...
(University of Plymouth, 2013)The coral holobiont is a complex and diverse composition of organisms including algae, bacteria and viruses. A number of factors suggested as vital in shaping these communities are considered here. The anthozoan host ...