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Agrokémia és Talajtan
Authors: Boglárka Keller, Judit Szabó, Csaba Centeri, Gergely Jakab, and Zoltán Szalai

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Adaptation is the most important strategy to reduce the effect of climate change and soil erosion. During this process adequate, rational land use is necessary to ensure climate resilience. Therefore, the main objective in this study was to evaluate the susceptibility of different land use intensities (arable land and grassland) to soil erosion. The rainfall simulation method is a good tool to measure and estimate soil erosion in situ. The comparative measurements were carried out in the field with a Shower Power-02 simulator on 6 m2 plots in Gerézdpuszta, where the slope angles were ~8% and the simulated rainfall events had high intensities (~70-96 mm h−1). The runoff and soil loss were significantly higher from arable land. The runoff-infiltration ratio and runoff coefficient showed lower infiltration capacity in the case of arable land. On average, the suspended sediment loads were tenfold higher under intensive land use. In the case of grassland a moderate increase in infiltration was observed due to higher rainfall intensity, as also reported in the literature. The rainfall simulation method provides good data for soil loss estimations.

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Acta Veterinaria Hungarica
Authors: Boglárka Sellyei, Zsuzsanna Varga, Katalin Szentesi-Samu, Éva Kaszanyitzky, and Tibor Magyar

. B. (2006): Evaluation of changes in antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of Pasteurella multocida subsp. multocida isolates from pigs in Spain in 1987–1988 and 2003–2004. Am. J. Vet. Res. 67 , 663

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Pelton, S. I., Loughlin, A. M., Marchant, C. D.: Seven valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine immunization in two Boston communities. Changes in serotypes and antimicrobial susceptibility among Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates. Pediatr. Infect. Dis. J

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Acta Microbiologica et Immunologica Hungarica
Authors: Shadi Shahsavan, Leila Jabalameli, Parviz Maleknejad, Marzieh Aligholi, Hossein Imaneini, Fereshteh Jabalameli, Shahnaz Halimi, Morovat Taherikalani, Babak Khoramian, Mohammad Eslampour, Mohammad Feizabadi, and Mohammad Emaneini

Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute. Methods for dilution antimicrobial susceptibility tests for bacteria that grow aerobically. Standard. CLSI document. M7-A4. Wayne, PA: CLSI (2006). Methods

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Field trials were conducted in the dry (Experiment I) and wet (Experiment II) seasons of 1997 at Samaru (11°11' N, 7°38' E, 686 m above sea level) in the northern Guinea Savanna ecological zone of Nigeria to study the effects of nitrogen rates on the reaction of upland rice (Oryza sativa L.) varieties to Striga hermonthica (Del.) Benth. The results indicate that FARO 48, a variety normally susceptible to Striga hermonthica, exhibited resistance. FARO 11 exhibited tolerance, while FARO 38, FARO 46 and FARO 45 exhibited susceptibility. The application of 90 and 120 kg N/ha delayed and reduced Striga emergence on the crop, induced a low crop reaction score and produced grain yields that were the maximum or significantly higher than the least. No significant differences in Striga infestation were observed between nitrogen rates of 30-120 kg N/ha. The significant interaction between upland rice varieties and nitrogen rates indicates that the susceptible varieties require higher rates of nitrogen to ameliorate the effect of Striga compared with the resistant varieties.

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Acta Microbiologica et Immunologica Hungarica
Authors: Éva Nemes-Nikodém, Alexandra Brunner, Dóra Pintér, Noémi Mihalik, György Lengyel, Márta Marschalkó, Sarolta Kárpáti, Dóra Szabó, and Eszter Ostorházi

., Unemo, M.: Emergence, spread and characteristics of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates with in vitro decreased susceptibility and resistance to extended-spectrum cephalosporins in Sweden Daniel Golparian, Bengt Hellmark, Hans Fredlund, Magnus Unemo. Sex

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Twenty-four promising drought tolerant genotypes of IRRI and different parts of India were evaluated for genetic variability and drought susceptibility index (DSI) for 12 quality characters and grain yield under irrigated (E1) and drought (E2) conditions. In the present study differences among the genotypes are highly significant for all the characters; between the environments head rice recovery, alkali spreading value, water uptake, kernel length after cooking and yield were significant, while genotype × environment interaction was only significant for hulling, milling, head rice recovery and water uptake. Head rice recovery, alkali spreading value, water uptake and amylose content were observed to be governed by additive gene action under both the environments. Grain yield was positively correlated with kernel width and amylose content under stress environment while, kernel width was positively correlated with hulling and milling and kernel length was correlated with amylose content. The path coefficient analysis revealed that only kernel width in both the environments and amylose content in E2 had positive direct effect on yield. Most of the genotypes expressed low DSI value (<1) for yield and quality characters. However, Swarna and IR 78877-181-B-1-2 were identified as stable genotypes with low DSI value for seed yield and quality characters.

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Background and aims: With the growing number of virtual sites and easy access to them, as well as increasing popularity of the game, online poker could foster addiction. The aim of the current inquiry was to gauge susceptibility to behavioural addiction in online and traditional poker players. Methods: Ninety-six online poker players and 35 traditional players were tested on the basis of the “Components model” for addiction (Griffiths, 2005). Using a Likert scale, ratings on six components were examined: salience, conflict, mood modification, withdrawal symptoms, tolerance, and relapse. Results: The traditional players scored higher than online players on measures of conflict, mood modification, and relapse. While none of the traditional players were at risk, the majority of them (94.7%) were symptomatic. Two online players were at risk, 67.7% symptomatic and 30.2% asymptomatic. No significant correlations have emerged between the amount and history of poker playing and the addiction scores. Conclusions: The current findings suggest that most traditional players are prone to behavioural addiction while the majority of the online players are also symptomatic.

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Acta Microbiologica et Immunologica Hungarica
Authors: Reza Beigverdi, Fereshteh Jabalameli, Akbar Mirsalehian, Sedigheh Hantoushzadeh, Shahram Boroumandi, Morovat Taherikalani, and Mohammad Emaneini

types, genotyping, antimicrobial susceptibility and virulence determinants. BMC Microbiol 13 , 297 (2013). Yamada-Ogatta S.F. Commensal Streptococcus agalactiae isolated from patients

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– 494 . Chang , C. F. , Lin , W. H. , Yeh , T. M. , Chiang , T. S. and Chang , Y. F. ( 2003 ): Antimicrobial susceptibility of Riemerella anatipestifer isolated from ducks

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