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    • Una crítica a la perspectiva del capital social 

      Rojas, Mara Leticia (ESADE, 2013)
      Se realiza una revisión de la literatura sobre el concepto y contenido empírico del capital social, señalando la contribución de la Economía Institucional para abordar el estudio del tema. Para esta escuela, los ...
    • Briefing: “Participative approaches to characterize socio-ecological systems and analyze governance of natural resources” 

      Maya Vélez, Diana L. (Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, 2013)
      Generating collective action to manage natural resources has been, in recent years, a concern and a challenge for academia, international cooperation, the state, non-government organizations, and the communities. Many ...
    • The Lin28/Let-7 System in Early Human Embryonic Tissue and Ectopic Pregnancy 

      Lozoya, Teresa; Domínguez, Francisco; Romero-Ruiz, Antonio; Steffani, Liliana; Martínez, Sebastián; Monterde, Mercedes; Ferri, Blanca; Núñez, María José; Romero- Espino, Ainoha; Zamora, Omar; Gurrea, Marta; Sangiao-Alvarellos, Susana; Vega, Olivia; Simón, Carlos; Pellicer, Antonio; Tena-Sempere, Manuel (PLOS, 2014)
      Our objective was to determine the expression of the elements of the Lin28/Let-7 system, and related microRNAs (miRNAs), in early stages of human placentation and ectopic pregnancy, as a means to assess the potential role ...
    • Immunohistochemical Approach to Study Cylindrospermopsin Distribution in Tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) under Different Exposure Conditions 

      Guzmán-Guillén, Remedios; Gutiérrez-Praena, Daniel; Risalde, M.A.; Moyano Salvago, M. Rosario; Prieto, Ana Isabel; Pichardo Sánchez, Silvia; Jos Gallego, Ángeles Mencía; Vasconcelos, Vitor; Cameán Fernández, Ana María (MDPI, 2014)
      Cylindrospermopsin (CYN) is a cytotoxic cyanotoxin produced by several species of freshwater cyanobacteria (i.e., Aphanizomenon ovalisporum). CYN is a tricyclic alkaloid combined with a guanidine moiety. It is well known ...
    • A Novel Methodology to Estimate Single-Tree Biophysical Parameters from 3D Digital Imagery Compared to Aerial Laser Scanner Data 

      Hernández Clemente, Rocío; Navarro Cerrillo, Rafael M.; Romero Ramírez, Francisco J.; Hornero, Alberto; Zarco-Tejada, Pablo J. (MDPI, 2014)
      Airborne laser scanner (ALS) data provide an enhanced capability to remotely map two key variables in forestry: leaf area index (LAI) and tree height (H). Nevertheless, the cost, complexity and accessibility of this ...
    • Magnesium Inhibits Wnt/β-Catenin Activity and Reverses the Osteogenic Transformation of Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells 

      Montes de Oca, Addy; Guerrero Pavón, Fátima; Martínez-Moreno, Julio M.; Madueño, Juan A.; Herencia, Carmen; Peralta, Alan; Almadén Peña, Yolanda; López, Ignacio; Aguilera Tejero, Escolástico; Gundlach, Kristina; Büchel, Janine; Peter, Mirjam E.; Passlick-Deetjen, Jutta; Rodríguez Portillo, Mariano; Muñoz-Castañeda, Juan R. (Public Library of Science, 2014)
      Magnesium reduces vascular smooth muscle cell (VSMC) calcification in vitro but the mechanism has not been revealed so far. This work used only slightly increased magnesium levels and aimed at determining: a) whether ...
    • TGF-β Prevents Phosphate-Induced Osteogenesis through Inhibition of BMP and Wnt/β-Catenin Pathways 

      Guerrero Pavón, Fátima; Herencia, Carmen; Almadén Peña, Yolanda; Martínez-Moreno, Julio M.; Montes de Oca, Addy; Rodríguez-Ortiz, Maria E.; Díaz Tocados, Juan Manuel; Florio, Mónica; López, Ignacio; Richards, William G.; Rodríguez Portillo, Mariano; Aguilera Tejero, Escolástico; Muñoz-Castañeda, Juan R. (Public Library of Science, 2014)
      Background: Transforming growth factor-b (TGF-b) is a key cytokine during differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells (MSC) into vascular smooth muscle cells (VSMC). High phosphate induces a phenotypic transformation of ...
    • Circulation of a Meaban-Like Virus in Yellow-Legged Gulls and Seabird Ticks in the Western Mediterranean Basin 

      Arnal, Audrey; Gómez-Díaz, Elena; Cerdà-Cuéllar, Marta; Lecollinet, Sylvie; Pearce-Duvet, Jessica; Busquets, Núria; García-Bocanegra, Ignacio; Pagès, Nonito; Vittecoq, Marion; Hammouda, Abdessalem; Samraoui, Boudjéma; Garnier, Romain; Ramos, Raul; Selmi, Slaheddine; González-Solís, Jacob; Jourdain, Elsa; Boulinier, Thierry (PLOS, 2014)
      In recent years, a number of zoonotic flaviviruses have emerged worldwide, and wild birds serve as their major reservoirs. Epidemiological surveys of bird populations at various geographical scales can clarify key aspects ...
    • Desafíos ambientales y sociales frente al cambio climático 

      Delgado Serrano, María del Mar; Ambrosio Albalá, María José; Riccioli, Cecilia (Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina, 2014)
      Los modelos actuales de desarrollo y explotación de recursos naturales están incrementando las tensiones y los impactos que sufren estos recursos. 2El cambio climático está intensificando esta situación. El presente ...
    • Policy Appraisal Actores locales y modelos de gobernanza sostenible 

      Correa, Ana; Sánchez, Manuel; Auger, Marellia; Lira, Fátima; Sobaler, Cristina (Comité Español de la UICN, 2014)
      El COMET-LA (COmmunity-based Management of EnvironmenTal challenges in Latin America) es un proyecto de investigación y cooperación enfocado a buscar soluciones locales para prevenir y resolver tensiones derivadas del uso ...
    • Social capital formation in Mexican ejidos. Land decisions after the article 27 constitutional reform 

      Rentería Garita, Cristina; Delgado Serrano, María del Mar (Instituto de Estudios Sociales Avanzados (CSIC), 2014)
      The Mexican ejidos are complex land-based structures developed by the post-revolutionary state formation (1915-1992). The success of some ejidos was based on trust ties. With the economic liberalization of the country ...
    • Compatibility of Agricultural Management Practices and Types of Farming in the EU to enhance Climate Change Mitigation and Soil Health 

      Mallast, Janine; Rühlmann, Jörg; Verhagen, Jan; ten Berge, H.; Guzmán Díaz, María Gema; Giráldez Cervera, Juan Vicente (2014)
    • Genetic control of inflorescence architecture in legumes 

      Benlloch, Reyes; Berbel, Ana; All, Latifeh; Gohari, Gholamreza; Millán, Teresa; Madueño, Francisco (Frontiers, 2015)
      The architecture of the inflorescence, the shoot system that bears the flowers, is a main component of the huge diversity of forms found in flowering plants. Inflorescence architecture has also a strong impact on the ...
    • 2-DE proteomics analysis of drought treated seedlings of Quercus ilex supports a root active strategy for metabolic adaptation in response to water shortage 

      Simova-Stoilova, Lyudmila P.; Romero-Rodríguez, M. Cristina; Sánchez-Lucas, Rosa; Navarro Cerrillo, Rafael M.; Medina-Aunon, J. Alberto; Jorrín-Novo, Jesús V. (Frontiers Media, 2015)
      Holm oak is a dominant tree in the western Mediterranean region. Despite being well adapted to dry hot climate, drought is the main cause of mortality post-transplanting in reforestation programs. An active response to ...
    • Policy bundles framing agricultural soil protection in EU and selected member states 

      Turpin, N.; Perret, E.; ten Berge, H.; Guzmán Díaz, María Gema; Vanderlinden, Karl; Giráldez Cervera, Juan Vicente; Laguna Luna, Ana María; Werner, M.; Raschke, I.; Krüger, J.; Steinmann, H.H.; Grigani, C.; Zavattaro, L.; Costamagna, C.; Siebielc, G.; Ruysschaert, G.; Spiegel, A.; Schlatter, N.; Berthold, H.; Lehtinen, T.; Baumgarten, A. (2015)
    • Participatory scenario planning in place-based social-ecological research: insights and experiences from 23 case studies 

      Oteros-Rozas, Elisa; Martín-López, Berta; Daw, Tim M.; Bohensky, Erin L.; Butler, James R.A.; Hill, Rosemary; Martín-Ortega, Julia; Quinlan, Allyson; Ravera, Federica; Ruiz-Mallén, Isabel; Thyresson, Matilda; Mistry, Jayalaxshmi; Palomo, Ignacio; Peterson, Garry D.; Plieninger, Tobias; Waylen, Kerry A.; Beac, Dylan M.; Bohnet, Iris C.; Hamann, Maike; Hanspach, Jan; Hubacek, Klaus; Lavorel, Sandra; Vilardy, Sandra P. (Resilience Alliance Publications, 2015)
      Participatory scenario planning (PSP) is an increasingly popular tool in place-based environmental research for evaluating alternative futures of social-ecological systems. Although a range of guidelines on PSP methods are ...
    • Can scenario-planning support community-based natural resource management? Experiences from three countries in Latin America 

      Waylen, Kerry A.; Martín-Ortega, Julia; Blackstock, Kirsty L.; Avendaño Uribe, Bryan E.; Basurto Hernández, Saúl; Bertoni, María Belén; Lujan Bustos, M.; Cruz Bayer, Alejandra Xóchitl; Farah Quijano, Maria Adelaida; Ferrelli, Federico; Fidalgo, Guillermo Luis; Hernández López, Israel; Huamantinco Cisneros, María Andrea; London, Silvia; Maya Vélez, Diana L.; Ocampo-Díaz, Natalia; Ortiz-Guerrero, Cesar E.; Pascale, Juan Carlos; Perillo, Gerardo M. E.; Piccolo, M. Cintia; Pinzón Martínez, Lina N.; Rojas, Mara L.; Scordo, Facundo; Vitale, Valeria; Zilio, Mariana I.; Escalante Semerena, Roberto I. (MDPI, 2015)
      Community-based natural resource management (CBNRM) is a concept critical to managing social-ecological systems but whose implementation needs strengthening. Scenario planning is one approach that may offer benefits relevant ...
    • Impacts of soil management practices on crop productivity, on indicators for climate change mitigation, and on the chemical, physical and biological quality of soil 

      Spiegel, H.; Zavattaro, L.; Guzmán Díaz, María Gema; D’Hose, T.; Pecio, A.; Lehtinen, T.; Schlatter, N.; ten Berge, H.; Grignani, C.; Molendijk, L.; Ruysschaert, G.; Bechini, L.; Costamagna, C.; Haslmayr, H.P.; Baumgarten, A.; Krüger, J.; Syp, A.; Fotyma, M.; Jarosz, Z.; Sáenz de Rodrigáñez, M.; Vanwalleghem, Tom; Vanderlinden, Karl; Laguna Luna, Ana María; Giráldez Cervera, Juan Vicente; van den Berg, W; Hoek, H.; Runia, W. (2015)
    • Impacts of soil management on physical soil quality 

      Guzmán Díaz, María Gema; Sáenz de Rodrigáñez, M.; Vanderlinden, Karl; Vanwalleghem, Tom; Laguna Luna, Ana María; Giráldez Cervera, Juan Vicente (2015)
    • Is the community-based management of natural resources inherently linked to resilience? An analysis of the Santiago Comaltepec community (Mexico) 

      Delgado Serrano, María del Mar; Escalante Semerena, Roberto I.; Basurto Hernández, Saúl (Centro de Estudios sobre la Despoblación y Desarrollo de Áreas Rurales, 2015)
      The sustainable management of forests is a current pressing need. Many communities around the world manage common pool forests and base their livelihoods on forest products. The communitybased management of natural ...