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    • ß- alanine metabolism and high salinity stress in the sea anemone, Bunodosoma cavernata 

      Mills, Ronald (Journal of Comparative Physiology B, 1984)
      During high salinity stress, β-alanine accumulates to high levels in the sea anemone,Bunodosoma cavernata. Following a salinity increase from 26‰ to 40‰ β-alanine increased 28-fold from 1.5 to 41.9 μmoles/g dry weight. ...
    • The fish tail motion forms an attached leading edge vortex 

      Daghooghi, Mohsen (Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences, 2013)
      The tail (caudal fin) is one of the most prominent characteristics of fishes, and the analysis of the flow pattern it creates is fundamental to understanding how its motion generates locomotor forces. A mechanism that is ...