Monthly Archives: February 2015

Paper on biological invasions accepted


Not exactly within the profile of our group, not exactly about birds, but still flight-capable organisms. This time a more applied study about biological invasions. Biological invasion is considered as one of the major threats for biodiversity. We studied the … Continue reading

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Paper on parasitism-linked physiological annual cycle accepted


In a previous paper we found that the cycling of host’s immune and oxidative physiological state over the annual cycle is largely unrelated to infestation by coccidians. In this study we used captive house sparrows that were either kept infested … Continue reading

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