X
Search Filters
Format Format
Format Format
X
Sort by Item Count (A-Z)
Filter by Count
Journal Article (2569) 2569
Publication (288) 288
Newsletter (26) 26
Book Chapter (18) 18
Book Review (17) 17
Book / eBook (13) 13
Newspaper Article (10) 10
Dissertation (9) 9
Conference Proceeding (5) 5
Magazine Article (4) 4
Data Set (1) 1
Trade Publication Article (1) 1
Transcript (1) 1
more...
Subjects Subjects
Subjects Subjects
X
Sort by Item Count (A-Z)
Filter by Count
birds (947) 947
index medicus (792) 792
ecology (759) 759
swallows (682) 682
animals (659) 659
female (610) 610
male (579) 579
zoology (579) 579
humans (555) 555
tree swallows (410) 410
ornithology (391) 391
research (366) 366
behavioral sciences (333) 333
evolutionary biology (325) 325
analysis (299) 299
bird nesting (297) 297
animal behavior (293) 293
breeding (275) 275
dysphagia (271) 271
barn swallow (269) 269
sexual selection (262) 262
female animals (261) 261
reproductive success (250) 250
behavior (248) 248
eggs (246) 246
swallow (233) 233
adult (226) 226
evolution (225) 225
animal reproduction (219) 219
life sciences (217) 217
male animals (215) 215
deglutition (201) 201
middle aged (197) 197
environmental sciences (194) 194
otorhinolaryngology (186) 186
reproduction (182) 182
physiological aspects (181) 181
deglutition disorders (175) 175
barn swallows (174) 174
clutch size (174) 174
deglutition - physiology (173) 173
aged (172) 172
biology (169) 169
immunology (161) 161
parasites (148) 148
hirundo-rustica (145) 145
mating behavior (145) 145
animal nesting (139) 139
studies (139) 139
immunocompetence (138) 138
physiology (133) 133
medicine & public health (132) 132
food (130) 130
survival (130) 130
swallowing (126) 126
aspiration (121) 121
feathers (119) 119
tree swallow (119) 119
allergy (117) 117
double-blind (116) 116
age (115) 115
swallow hirundo-rustica (115) 115
growth (113) 113
tachycineta-bicolor (113) 113
research article (111) 111
gastroenterology & hepatology (110) 110
barns (108) 108
body condition (108) 108
time factors (108) 108
hatching (106) 106
swallow immunotherapy (106) 106
article (105) 105
predation (104) 104
administration, sublingual (103) 103
gastroenterology (102) 102
health aspects (102) 102
females (101) 101
toxicology (101) 101
multidisciplinary sciences (100) 100
animal ecology (99) 99
deglutition disorders - physiopathology (99) 99
swallows tachycineta-bicolor (99) 99
tachycineta bicolor (99) 99
hirundo rustica (98) 98
children (97) 97
immunotherapy (97) 97
swallows - physiology (97) 97
deglutition disorders - diagnosis (96) 96
cliff swallows (95) 95
genetics & heredity (94) 94
adolescent (93) 93
aviculture (93) 93
chicks (93) 93
hepatology (93) 93
fitness (92) 92
imaging / radiology (92) 92
great tits (91) 91
parasitism (91) 91
corticosterone (90) 90
immune response (89) 89
more...
Library Location Library Location
Library Location Library Location
X
Sort by Item Count (A-Z)
Filter by Count
Gerstein Science - Stacks (2) 2
Royal Ontario Museum - Stacks (2) 2
Collection Dvlpm't (Acquisitions) - Vendor file (1) 1
Earth Sciences (Noranda) - Stacks (1) 1
Online Resources - Online (1) 1
Robarts - Stacks (1) 1
Royal Ontario Museum - Periodical Stacks (1) 1
Thomas Fisher Rare Book - Rare Book (1) 1
UTL at Downsview - May be requested (1) 1
UofT at Mississauga - Stacks (1) 1
more...
Language Language
Publication Date Publication Date
Click on a bar to filter by decade
Slide to change publication date range


Oikos, ISSN 0030-1299, 2/2004, Volume 104, Issue 2, pp. 299 - 304
Immune responses have evolved to defend hosts efficiently against the debilitating effects of parasites on host fitness. However, there are relatively few... 
Immune response | Sample size | Ecological competition | Correlation coefficients | Barns | Birds | Evolution | Parasitism | Parasites | Parasite hosts | SWALLOWS HIRUNDO-RUSTICA | IMMUNOCOMPETENCE | METAANALYSIS | PUBLICATION | SIZE | ECOLOGY | CHICKENS | NESTLING BARN SWALLOWS | DELICHON-URBICA | PHYTOHEMAGGLUTININ | HOUSE MARTIN | Influence | Research | Growth
Journal Article
Trends in Ecology & Evolution, ISSN 0169-5347, 2005, Volume 20, Issue 12, pp. 665 - 669
The function of the immune system of an animal is to provide defence against infection, in order to maximize fitness. Understanding this and, particularly, how... 
RESPONSIVENESS | HUMANS | IMMUNOLOGY | INVERTEBRATE IMMUNITY | TREE SWALLOWS | EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY | DISEASE | GENETICS & HEREDITY | RESISTANCE | ECOLOGY | INFECTION | SELECTION | RAPID TURNOVER | Immune response
Journal Article
Science of the Total Environment, ISSN 0048-9697, 04/2016, Volume 548-549, pp. 463 - 471
One mechanism proposed as a link between exposure to ionizing radiation and detrimental effects on organisms is oxidative damage. To test this hypothesis, we... 
Chernobyl | Oxidative stress | Antioxidant activity | ROS | Fukushima | Radioactive contamination | Lipid peroxidation | Eastern Urals Trace | Evolution | Ecology | ANIMALS | FUKUSHIMA NUCLEAR ACCIDENT | FOLLOW-UP | FREE-RADICALS | ABUNDANCE | ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES | BARN SWALLOWS | STRESS | EXPOSURE | BIRDS | Antioxidants | Oxidative Stress | Radiation, Ionizing | Ionizing radiation | Analysis
Journal Article
Current Biology, ISSN 0960-9822, 11/2019, Volume 29, Issue 21, pp. 3714 - 3719.e4
Climate change is rapidly advancing spring phenology [ ] but at different rates in different species [ ]. Whether these advances are solely driven by... 
climate window | flycatcher | timing | phenology | migration | circannual | evolution | breeding | moult | climate change | To be checked for Publisher's Version | POPULATION | DISTANCE | PHENOTYPIC PLASTICITY | BIOCHEMISTRY & MOLECULAR BIOLOGY | SPRING ARRIVAL | ADAPTATION | SENSITIVITY | SHIFTS | BARN SWALLOWS | ADJUSTMENT | PHENOLOGY | CELL BIOLOGY
Journal Article
PLoS ONE, ISSN 1932-6203, 07/2014, Volume 9, Issue 7, p. e102106
Petroleum can disrupt endocrine function in humans and wildlife, and interacts in particularly complex ways with the hypothalamus-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis,... 
ENDOCRINE-DISRUPTING CHEMICALS | TREE SWALLOWS | CORTICOSTERONE | PETROLEUM | MALLARD DUCKS | BLOOD PARAMETERS | MULTIDISCIPLINARY SCIENCES | SEASONAL-CHANGES | SPILL | DUCKS ANAS-PLATYRHYNCHOS | ADRENOCORTICAL ACTIVITY | Biomarkers - metabolism | Feathers - drug effects | Hypothalamo-Hypophyseal System - drug effects | Petroleum - adverse effects | Pituitary-Adrenal System - drug effects | Pituitary-Adrenal System - metabolism | Sparrows - metabolism | Stress, Physiological | Hydrocortisone - metabolism | Feathers - metabolism | Sparrows - blood | Dose-Response Relationship, Drug | Pilot Projects | Animals | Corticosterone - metabolism | Hypothalamo-Hypophyseal System - physiology | Sparrows - physiology | Pituitary-Adrenal System - physiology | Physiological aspects | ACTH | Intermedin | Corticosterone | Health aspects | Stress (physiology) | Physiological effects | Adrenal glands | Laboratories | Biology | Thyroid gland | Hormones | Hypothalamus | Hydrocortisone | Experiments | Blood | Feathers | Negative feedback | Wildlife | Crude oil | Feedback | Bioindicators | Stress response | Adrenocorticotropin (ACTH) | Stresses | Medical research | Lethal effects | Food contamination & poisoning | Parameters | Chemical spills | Birds | Exposure | Indicator species | Stress | Petroleum | Feeding | Oil spills | Studies | Vertebrates | Oil | Diet | Pituitary | Biomarkers | Fats and oils | Endocrinology | Chronic effects
Journal Article
Ibis, ISSN 0019-1019, 10/2015, Volume 157, Issue 4, pp. 767 - 773
The validity of using the phytohaemagglutinin (PHA) test to measure acquired immunity, one of the most widely used methods, is currently being debated due to... 
acquired immunity | T‐lymphocytes | secondary response | birds | Birds | T-lymphocytes | Acquired immunity | Secondary response | GAMMA | INNATE | CHICKENS | TREE SWALLOWS | IMMUNOCOMPETENCE | HOUSE SPARROWS | ROLES | BLUE-FOOTED BOOBY | SKIN | ORNITHOLOGY | T cells | Lymphocyte receptors | Ornithology
Journal Article