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1. Advances in understanding plant root response to nematode attack.

Author(s) : Siddique, S.; Jones, J. T.

Publisher : Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing Limited, Cambridge, UK

Book chapter : Understanding and improving crop root function 2021 pp.267-300 ref.many

2. Risk factors for mortality among admitted children with complications of measles in Pakistan: an observational study.

Objective: To identify the vaccination status and risk factors for mortality in children admitted with complications of measles. Methods: The retrospective study was conducted at Children Hospital, Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences, Islamabad, Pakistan, and comprised data of children admitted...

Author(s) : Brekhna Aurangzeb; Areesh Fatmee; Rehmana Waris; Nighat Haider; Asma Berjees; Raza, S. H.

Publisher : Pakistan Medical Association House, Karachi, Pakistan

Journal article : JPMA, Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2021 Vol.71 No.2A pp.497-501 ref.28

3. Effects of administration of an in ovo coccidiosis vaccine at different embryonic ages on vaccine cycling and performance of broiler chickens.

Use of a live coccidiosis vaccine has become an increasingly common method to control coccidiosis, especially in antibiotic-free broiler production. The Inovocox EM1 vaccine (EM1) is recommended for the vaccination of embryonated broiler hatching eggs between 18.0 and 19.0 d of incubation (doi)....

Author(s) : Sokale, A. O.; Williams, C. J.; Hoerr, F. J.; Collins, K. E. C.; Peebles, E. D.

Publisher : Elsevier, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Poultry Science 2021 Vol.100 No.3 ref.41

4. Evaluation of 4 merozoite antigens as candidate vaccines against Eimeria tenella infection.

Coccidiosis, caused by parasites of the genus Eimeria, is one of the most widespread and economically detrimental diseases in the global poultry industry. Because the merozoite stage of Eimeria tenella is immunologically vulnerable, motile, and functionally important for the parasites, the proteins ...

Author(s) : Song XingJu; Yang Xu; Zhang TaoTao; Liu Jing; Liu Qun

Publisher : Elsevier, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Poultry Science 2021 Vol.100 No.3 ref.41

5. A novel approach to ameliorate experimental milk allergy based on the oral administration of a short soy cross-reactive peptide.

Food allergy is on the rise, and preventive/therapeutic procedures are needed. We explored a preventive protocol for milk allergy with the oral administration of a Gly-m-Bd-30K soy-derived peptide that contains cross-reactive epitopes with bovine caseins. B/T-cross-reactive epitopes were mapped...

Author(s) : Candreva, Á. M.; Smaldini, P. L.; Cauerhff, A.; Petruccelli, S.; Docena, G. H.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Food Chemistry 2021 Vol.346

6. Vaccination rate and adherence of tick-borne encephalitis vaccination in Germany.

Background: Tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) is an arboviral infection of the central nervous system. As there is no causal treatment of TBE, disease prevention by vaccination is especially important. Immunization consists of a three-dose primary vaccination schedule, followed by regular booster...

Author(s) : Schley, K.; Malerczyk, C.; Beier, D.; Schiffner-Rohe, J.; Eiff, C. von; Häckl, D.; Süß, J.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Vaccine 2021 Vol.39 No.5 pp.830-838 ref.36

7. Study on immunogenicity and antigenicity of a novel brucella multiepitope recombined protein.

Currently, brucellosis is a reemerged zoonotic infectious disease with an increased incidence in recent years. A simple, rapid and sensitive method for diagnosing brucellosis can help to reduce medical burden and economic loss. Previously, a multiple epitope recombinant protein was constructed...

Author(s) : Yin DeHui; Bai QiongQiong; Li Li; Xu Kun; Zhang JinPeng

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 2021 Vol.540 pp.37-41

8. Engaging African diaspora in the fight against vaccine hesitancy.

Vaccination acceptance is important for health security. In other to improve on the acceptance of any successful COVID19 vaccine, factors that might influence vaccine hesitancy have to be addressed. Vaccine hesitancy could describe someone who does not have a fully formed opinion about vaccination. ...

Author(s) : Ateghang-Awankem, B.; Anchang, K. Y.

Publisher : Science and Education Publishing Co. Ltd, Newark, USA

Journal article : American Journal of Public Health Research 2021 Vol.9 No.1 pp.28-37 ref.58

9. Injection site vaccinology of a recombinant vaccinia-based vector reveals diverse innate immune signatures.

Poxvirus systems have been extensively used as vaccine vectors. Herein a RNA-Seq analysis of intramuscular injection sites provided detailed insights into host innate immune responses, as well as expression of vector and recombinant immunogen genes, after vaccination with a new multiplication...

Author(s) : Hazlewood, J. E.; Dumenil, T.; Le, T. T.; Slonchak, A.; Kazakoff, S. H.; Patch, A. M.; Lesley-ann Gray; Howley, P. M.; Liu, L.; Hayball, J. D.; Yan, K.; Rawle, D. J.; Prow, N. A.; Suhrbier, A.

Publisher : Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA

Journal article : PLoS Pathogens 2021 Vol.17 No.1 ref.259

10. T-bet-dependent ILC1- and NK cell-derived IFN-γ mediates cDC1-dependent host resistance against Toxoplasma gondii.

Host resistance against intracellular pathogens requires a rapid IFN-γ mediated immune response. We reveal that T-bet-dependent production of IFN-γ is essential for the maintenance of inflammatory DCs at the site of infection with a common protozoan parasite, Toxoplasma gondii. A detailed analysis...

Author(s) : López-Yglesias, A. H.; Burger, E.; Camanzo, E.; Martin, A. T.; Araujo, A. M.; Kwok, S. F.; Yarovinsky, F.

Publisher : Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA

Journal article : PLoS Pathogens 2021 Vol.17 No.1 ref.46

11. Grass carp cGASL negatively regulates interferon activation through autophagic degradation of MAVS.

In mammals, cyclic GMP-AMP synthase (cGAS) is a crucial cytosolic DNA sensor responsible for activating the interferon (IFN) response. A cGAS-like (cGASL) gene was previously identified from grass carp Ctenopharyngodon idellus, which is evolutionarily closest to cGAS but not a true ortholog of...

Author(s) : Zhou Yu; Lu LongFeng; Zhang Can; Chen DanDan; Zhou XiaoYu; Li ZhuoCong; Jiang JingYu; Li Shun; Zhang YongAn

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Developmental and Comparative Immunology 2021 Vol.115

12. Response of chemokine receptors CXCR2 and integrin β2 after Streptococcus agalactiae and Aeromonas hydrophila challenge in GIFT strain of Nile tilapia Oreochromis niloticus.

CXCR2 is a G-protein-coupled cell surface chemokine receptor, and integrins are heterodimeric transmembrane (TM) glycoproteins. These proteins work together to activate neutrophils in the immune defense, but knowledge of their function in tilapia is limited. RACE technology was used to clone the...

Author(s) : Hu QiaoMu; Ao QiuWei; Zhu JiaJie

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Developmental and Comparative Immunology 2021 Vol.115

13. Tongue sole (Cynoglossus semilaevis) interleukin 10 receptors are involved in the immune response against bacterial infection.

Interleukin (IL)-10, an immune-regulatory cytokine, exerts various biological functions through interaction with IL-10 receptors. In teleost, very limited functional studies on IL-10 receptors have been documented. In this study, we reported the expression patterns of IL-10 receptor 1 (CsIL-10R1)...

Author(s) : Li XuePeng; Zhang Jian

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Developmental and Comparative Immunology 2021 Vol.115

14. Prostaglandin I2 (PGI2) inhibits Brucella abortus internalization in macrophages via PGI2 receptor signaling, and its analogue affects immune response and disease outcome in mice.

To date, the implications of prostaglandin I2 (PGI2), a prominent lipid mediator for modulation of immune responses, has not been clearly understood in Brucella infection. In this study, we found that cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) was significantly expressed in both infected bone marrow-derived...

Author(s) : Son Hai Vu; Bernardo Reyes, A. W.; Ngoc Huy, T. X.; Min Wongi; Lee HuJang; Kim HyunJin; Lee JohnHwa; Kim Suk

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Developmental and Comparative Immunology 2021 Vol.115

15. Structure, gene expression, and putative functions of crustacean heat shock proteins in innate immunity.

Heat shock proteins (HSPs) are molecular chaperones with critical roles in the maintenance of cellular proteostasis. HSPs, which regulate protein folding and refolding, assembly, translocation, and degradation, are induced in response to physiological and environmental stressors. In recent years,...

Author(s) : Junprung, W.; Supungul, P.; Tassanakajon, A.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Developmental and Comparative Immunology 2021 Vol.115

16. RNAi-based antiviral immunity of shrimp.

As a kind of important economic marine crustaceans in aquaculture, shrimp can be infected by more than 20 viruses. To fight against the virus invasion, shrimp have developed the innate immunity, including RNA interference (RNAi). RNAi, mediated by short interfering RNAs (siRNAs) or microRNAs...

Author(s) : Gong Yi; Zhang XiaoBo

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Developmental and Comparative Immunology 2021 Vol.115

17. The immunoglobulins of cartilaginous fishes.

Cartilaginous fishes, comprising the chimeras, sharks, skates, and rays, split from the common ancestor with other jawed vertebrates approx. 450 million years ago. Being the oldest extant taxonomic group to possess an immunoglobulin (Ig)-based adaptive immune system, examination of this group has...

Author(s) : Matz, H.; Munir, D.; Logue, J.; Dooley, H.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Developmental and Comparative Immunology 2021 Vol.115

18. Exosomes of lipopolysaccharide-stimulated chicken macrophages modulate immune response through the MyD88/NF-κB signaling pathway.

Exosomes are small membrane-extracellular vesicles produced from multivesicular bodies and play a role in cell-to-cell signaling. Exosomes from immune cells can regulate immune responses of recipient cells by releasing their contents. In the immune system, macrophages recognize lipopolysaccharides...

Author(s) : Hong Yeojin; Lee Jiae; Vu, T. H.; Lee Sooyeon; Lillehoj, H. S.; Hong YeongHo

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Developmental and Comparative Immunology 2021 Vol.115

19. Development and utilization of an infectious clone for porcine deltacoronavirus strain USA/IL/2014/026.

We report the generation of a full-length infectious cDNA clone for porcine deltacoronavirus strain USA/IL/2014/026. Similar to the parental strain, the infectious clone virus (icPDCoV) replicated efficiently in cell culture and caused mild clinical symptoms in piglets. To investigate putative...

Author(s) : Deng XuFang; Buckley, A. C.; Pillatzki, A.; Lager, K. M.; Baker, S. C.; Faaberg, K. S.

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Virology 2021 Vol.553 pp.35-45 ref.35

20. Gut microbiota is associated with protection against Marek's disease virus infection in chickens.

Marek's Disease Virus (MDV) infects chickens via respiratory route and causes lymphomas in internal organs including gastrointestinal tract. MDV infection causes a shift in the gut microbiota composition. However, interactions between the gut microbiota and immune responses against MDV infection...

Author(s) : Bavananthasivam, J.; Astill, J.; Matsuyama-Kato, A.; Taha-Abdelaziz, K.; Shojadoost, B.; Sharif, S.

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Virology 2021 Vol.553 pp.122-130

21. Differential expression of miRNAs in canine peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC) exposed to Leishmania infantum in vitro.

Visceral Leishmaniasis (VL) is a neglected tropical disease, caused by L. infantum in the New World, where dogs are the main reservoir. These parasites can regulate host immune response through miRNA differential expression in the early stages of infection; however such early response has not yet...

Author(s) : Soares, M. F.; Melo, L. M.; Bragato, J. P.; Furlan, A. de O.; Scaramele, N. F.; Lopes, F. L.; Lima, V. M. F. de

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Research in Veterinary Science 2021 Vol.134 pp.58-63

22. Changes in choline and cholinesterase in saliva of dogs with parvovirus infection.

This study investigated the changes in choline (Ch) and butyrylcholinesterase (BChE) in saliva in canine parvovirosis (CP) as a model of sepsis, and their correlations with these analytes in serum and with other markers of inflammation such as white blood cell count (WBC) and serum C-reactive...

Author(s) : Kocatürk, M.; Tecles, F.; Yalçin, E.; Cihan, H.; Tural, M.; Levent, P.; Cansev, M.; Cerón, J. J.; Yilmaz, Z.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Research in Veterinary Science 2021 Vol.134 pp.147-149

23. Characterisation and bioactivities of an exopolysaccharide from an Antarctic bacterium Shewanella frigidimarina W32-2.

The continent of Antarctica breeds numerous special extremophiles that have adapted to the extreme variation of environment with a wide range of novel biodiversity. A cold-adapted bacterium Shewanella frigidimarina W32-2, isolated from Antarctic sediments, was identified to be a promising candidate ...

Author(s) : Chen YiMin; Gao PeiLi; Tang Xu; Xu ChangAn

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Aquaculture 2021 Vol.530 ref.many

24. Effect of dietary fucoidan on innate immune response of Procambarus clarkii and disease resistance against white spot syndrome virus.

This study has been investigated the effect of dietary fucoidan on the innate immune response of crayfish (Procambarus clarkii) and the disease resistance against white spot syndrome virus (WSSV) infection. Adding fucoidan (30 mg/kg) to the diet can dramatically improved the survival rate of...

Author(s) : Jin WenXin; Lai YongYong; Zhu Fei

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Aquaculture 2021 Vol.534

25. Use of biochar as feed supplements for animal farming.

The production and application of biochar has become increasingly popular in the past 10 years. Biochar has similar characteristics to charcoal and activated charcoal: they are all pyrogenic carbonaceous matter derived from organic carbon-rich materials and produced by pyrolysis. Studies related to ...

Author(s) : Man KaYan; Chow KaLai; Man YuBon; Mo WingYin; Wong MingHung

Publisher : Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA

Journal article : Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology 2021 Vol.51 No.2 pp.187-217 ref.19


2), a prominent lipid mediator for modulation of immune responses, has not been clearly understood in Brucella infection. In this study, we found that cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) was significantly expressed in both infected bone marrow-derived...

Author(s) : Son Hai Vu; Bernardo Reyes, A. W.; Ngoc Huy, T. X.; Min Wongi; Lee HuJang; Kim HyunJin; Lee JohnHwa; Kim Suk

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Developmental and Comparative Immunology 2021 Vol.115

15. Structure, gene expression, and putative functions of crustacean heat shock proteins in innate immunity.

Heat shock proteins (HSPs) are molecular chaperones with critical roles in the maintenance of cellular proteostasis. HSPs, which regulate protein folding and refolding, assembly, translocation, and degradation, are induced in response to physiological and environmental stressors. In recent years,...

Author(s) : Junprung, W.; Supungul, P.; Tassanakajon, A.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Developmental and Comparative Immunology 2021 Vol.115

16. RNAi-based antiviral immunity of shrimp.

As a kind of important economic marine crustaceans in aquaculture, shrimp can be infected by more than 20 viruses. To fight against the virus invasion, shrimp have developed the innate immunity, including RNA interference (RNAi). RNAi, mediated by short interfering RNAs (siRNAs) or microRNAs...

Author(s) : Gong Yi; Zhang XiaoBo

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Developmental and Comparative Immunology 2021 Vol.115

17. The immunoglobulins of cartilaginous fishes.

Cartilaginous fishes, comprising the chimeras, sharks, skates, and rays, split from the common ancestor with other jawed vertebrates approx. 450 million years ago. Being the oldest extant taxonomic group to possess an immunoglobulin (Ig)-based adaptive immune system, examination of this group has...

Author(s) : Matz, H.; Munir, D.; Logue, J.; Dooley, H.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Developmental and Comparative Immunology 2021 Vol.115

18. Exosomes of lipopolysaccharide-stimulated chicken macrophages modulate immune response through the MyD88/NF-κB signaling pathway.

Exosomes are small membrane-extracellular vesicles produced from multivesicular bodies and play a role in cell-to-cell signaling. Exosomes from immune cells can regulate immune responses of recipient cells by releasing their contents. In the immune system, macrophages recognize lipopolysaccharides...

Author(s) : Hong Yeojin; Lee Jiae; Vu, T. H.; Lee Sooyeon; Lillehoj, H. S.; Hong YeongHo

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Developmental and Comparative Immunology 2021 Vol.115

19. Development and utilization of an infectious clone for porcine deltacoronavirus strain USA/IL/2014/026.

We report the generation of a full-length infectious cDNA clone for porcine deltacoronavirus strain USA/IL/2014/026. Similar to the parental strain, the infectious clone virus (icPDCoV) replicated efficiently in cell culture and caused mild clinical symptoms in piglets. To investigate putative...

Author(s) : Deng XuFang; Buckley, A. C.; Pillatzki, A.; Lager, K. M.; Baker, S. C.; Faaberg, K. S.

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Virology 2021 Vol.553 pp.35-45 ref.35

20. Gut microbiota is associated with protection against Marek's disease virus infection in chickens.

Marek's Disease Virus (MDV) infects chickens via respiratory route and causes lymphomas in internal organs including gastrointestinal tract. MDV infection causes a shift in the gut microbiota composition. However, interactions between the gut microbiota and immune responses against MDV infection...

Author(s) : Bavananthasivam, J.; Astill, J.; Matsuyama-Kato, A.; Taha-Abdelaziz, K.; Shojadoost, B.; Sharif, S.

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Virology 2021 Vol.553 pp.122-130

21. Differential expression of miRNAs in canine peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC) exposed to Leishmania infantum in vitro.

Visceral Leishmaniasis (VL) is a neglected tropical disease, caused by L. infantum in the New World, where dogs are the main reservoir. These parasites can regulate host immune response through miRNA differential expression in the early stages of infection; however such early response has not yet...

Author(s) : Soares, M. F.; Melo, L. M.; Bragato, J. P.; Furlan, A. de O.; Scaramele, N. F.; Lopes, F. L.; Lima, V. M. F. de

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Research in Veterinary Science 2021 Vol.134 pp.58-63

22. Changes in choline and cholinesterase in saliva of dogs with parvovirus infection.

This study investigated the changes in choline (Ch) and butyrylcholinesterase (BChE) in saliva in canine parvovirosis (CP) as a model of sepsis, and their correlations with these analytes in serum and with other markers of inflammation such as white blood cell count (WBC) and serum C-reactive...

Author(s) : Kocatürk, M.; Tecles, F.; Yalçin, E.; Cihan, H.; Tural, M.; Levent, P.; Cansev, M.; Cerón, J. J.; Yilmaz, Z.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Research in Veterinary Science 2021 Vol.134 pp.147-149

23. Characterisation and bioactivities of an exopolysaccharide from an Antarctic bacterium Shewanella frigidimarina W32-2.

The continent of Antarctica breeds numerous special extremophiles that have adapted to the extreme variation of environment with a wide range of novel biodiversity. A cold-adapted bacterium Shewanella frigidimarina W32-2, isolated from Antarctic sediments, was identified to be a promising candidate ...

Author(s) : Chen YiMin; Gao PeiLi; Tang Xu; Xu ChangAn

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Aquaculture 2021 Vol.530 ref.many

24. Effect of dietary fucoidan on innate immune response of Procambarus clarkii and disease resistance against white spot syndrome virus.

This study has been investigated the effect of dietary fucoidan on the innate immune response of crayfish (Procambarus clarkii) and the disease resistance against white spot syndrome virus (WSSV) infection. Adding fucoidan (30 mg/kg) to the diet can dramatically improved the survival rate of...

Author(s) : Jin WenXin; Lai YongYong; Zhu Fei

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Aquaculture 2021 Vol.534

25. Use of biochar as feed supplements for animal farming.

The production and application of biochar has become increasingly popular in the past 10 years. Biochar has similar characteristics to charcoal and activated charcoal: they are all pyrogenic carbonaceous matter derived from organic carbon-rich materials and produced by pyrolysis. Studies related to ...

Author(s) : Man KaYan; Chow KaLai; Man YuBon; Mo WingYin; Wong MingHung

Publisher : Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA

Journal article : Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology 2021 Vol.51 No.2 pp.187-217 ref.19