"Lions" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Large, chiefly nocturnal mammals of the cat family FELIDAE, species Panthera leo. They are found in Africa and southern Asia.
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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Lions" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Lions" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Lions" by people in Profiles.
Genetic Evidence for Contrasting Wetland and Savannah Habitat Specializations in Different Populations of Lions (Panthera leo). J Hered. 2016 Mar; 107(2):101-3.
Trophic scaling and occupancy analysis reveals a lion population limited by top-down anthropogenic pressure in the Limpopo National Park, Mozambique. PLoS One. 2014; 9(6):e99389.
Development of MHC-Linked Microsatellite Markers in the Domestic Cat and Their Use to Evaluate MHC Diversity in Domestic Cats, Cheetahs, and Gir Lions. J Hered. 2014 Jul-Aug; 105(4):493-505.
The tiger genome and comparative analysis with lion and snow leopard genomes. Nat Commun. 2013; 4:2433.
FIV diversity: FIV Ple subtype composition may influence disease outcome in African lions. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2011 Oct 15; 143(3-4):338-46.
Lion (Panthera leo) and cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) IFN-gamma sequences. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2010 Apr 15; 134(3-4):296-8.
Pathological manifestations of feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV) infection in wild African lions. Virology. 2009 Jul 20; 390(1):1-12.
Analyses of sweet receptor gene (Tas1r2) and preference for sweet stimuli in species of Carnivora. J Hered. 2009 Jul-Aug; 100 Suppl 1:S90-100.
The evolutionary dynamics of the lion Panthera leo revealed by host and viral population genomics. PLoS Genet. 2008 Nov; 4(11):e1000251.
Genomic organization, sequence divergence, and recombination of feline immunodeficiency virus from lions in the wild. BMC Genomics. 2008 Feb 05; 9:66.