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(2016-09-01)Puberty is a crucial period for rapid changes in bone mineral, size, geometry, and microarchitecture. The mechanostat theory postulates that increased mechanical loading will affect bone phenotype and strength during ...
Variation in growth of Damaraland mole-rats is explained by competition rather than by functional specialization for different tasks (Royal Society Publishing, 2016-12-14)In some eusocial insect societies, adaptation to the division of labour results in multimodal size variation among workers. It has been suggested that variation in size and growth among non-breeders in naked and Damaraland ...