Effects of predator exposure on Hsp70 expression and survival in tadpoles of the Common Frog (Rana temporaria)
Abstract:Predator-induced changes in prey behavior and morphology are widespread, but little is known about physiological and cellular-level responses in prey in response to predation risk. We investigated whether predator (larvae of the dragonfly
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Department of Bioscience, Aarhus University, Vejlsøvej 25, P.O. Box 314, DK-8600 Silkeborg, Denmark. 2: Aarhus Centre of Environmental Stress Research (ACES), Department of Bioscience, Aarhus University, Ny Munkegade 114-116, Building 1540, DK-8000 Aarhus C, Denmark. 3: Ecological Genetics Research Unit, Department of Biosciences, P.O. Box 65, University of Helsinki, FI-00014 Helsinki, Finland. 4: Population and Conservation Biology and Department of Ecology and Evolution, Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Norbyvägen 18D, SE-75236 Uppsala, Sweden.
Publication date: December 16, 2011
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