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    Alexandrium tamarense in batch cultures. Harmful Algae. 31:21-28.
  2. Lam CKS, Harder T, Qian PY*. 2003. Induction of larval settlement in the polychaete
    Hydroides elegans by surface-associated settlement cues of marine benthic diatoms.
    Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 263:83:-92. (PDF)
  3. Qian PY*, Thiyagarajan,V. Stanley C K Lau, Sam Cheung. 2003. Relationship between microbial community and the attachment of acorn barnacle
    Balanus amphitrite Darwin Aquatic Microbial. Ecology 33:225-237.
  4. Thiyagarajan V, Harder T, Qiu JW, Qian PY*. 2003. Energy content at metamorphosis and growth rate of the early juvenile barnacle
    Balanus amphitrite Darwin. Mar. Biol. 143:543-554.
  5. Zhao B, Qiu JW, Qian PY*. 2003. Effects of food availability on larval development in the slipper limpet
    Crepidula onyx. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol: 294:219-233.
  6. Lau SCK, Harder T, Qian PY*. 2003. Induction of larval settlement in the serpulid polychaete
    Hydroides elegans (Haswell): Role of bacterial extracellular polymers.
    Biofouling 19:197-204 (PDF)
  7. Song LS,Li HL, Cui ZX, Xiang JH, Qian PY*. 2003. Population genetic structure and genetic differentiation of the pufferfish
    Takifugu rubripes and Takifugu pseudommus revealed by RAPD analysis.
    High Technology Letters 9:22-25.
  8. Qian PY*, Qiu JW, Kennish R, Reid C. 2003, Recoloniization of benthic in fauna subsequent to capping contaminated dredged material in East Sha Chau, Hong Kong,
    Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 56:819-831. (PDF)
  9. Wu M, Mak SKK, Zhang XJ, Qian PY*, 2003. The effect of co-cultivation on the pearl yield of
    Pinctada martensi (Dumker), Aquaculture 221:347-356.
  10. Thiyagarajan V, Qian PY*. 2003. Effect of temperature, salinity and delayed attachment on development of the solitary ascidian
    Styela plicata (Lesueur) J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 290:133-146.
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    Pinctada maxima (Jameson) in response to artificial and natural inducers.
    Aquaculture 220: 883-901. (PDF)
  12. Lee OO, PQian PY*. 2003. The chemical control of bacterial epiosis and larval settlement of
    Hydroides elegans in the red sponge Mycale adherensBiofouling
    19 (Suppl.): 171-180. (PDF)
  13. Harder T, Lau SCK, Dobretsov SV, Fong M, Qian PY*. 2003. A distinctive epibiotic bacterial community on the soft coral
    Dendronephthya sp. and antibacterial activity of coral tissue extracts suggest a chemical mechanism against bacterial epibiosis.
    FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 43 (3): 337-347. (PDF)
  14. Dobretsov SV, Qian PY*. 2003. Pharmacological induction of larval settlement and metamorphosis in the blue mussel
    Mytilus edulis L. Biofouling 19: 57-63.
  15. Qiu JW, Thiyagarajan V, Leung A & Qian PY*. 2003. Development of a subtidal epibiotic community in Hong Kong: implications for the deployment of artificial reef.
    Biofouling, 19 (1): 37-46.
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    Balanus Amphitrite. J. Mar. Biol. Assoc. UK. 83: 83-88
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    J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 287: 223 – 236. (PDF)
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    J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 282:43-60. (PDF)

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