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1. Effect of mare age on transcript abundance of connexins-37 and -43, zona pellucida proteins, and sperm binding.

Zona pellucida (ZP) proteins are important for fertilization and sperm binding and are closely associated with cumulus cells. Communication between cumulus and oocytes is facilitated by intracellular membrane channels composed of connexins. The extent aging impacts potential differences in...

Author(s) : Bresnahan, D. R.; Lupole, R. E.; Stilz, C. R.; Carnevale, E. M.

Publisher : Elsevier, New York, USA

Journal article : Journal of Equine Veterinary Science 2022 Vol.108 ref.43

2. Effect of post-exercise muscle cooling on PGC-1α and VEGF mRNA expression in thoroughbreds.

Besides preventing exertional heat illness, muscle cooling can be a potential strategy to enhance exercise-training induced adaptations. This study aimed to examine the effects of post-exercise cooling on the mRNA expression of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma coactivator 1-alpha...

Author(s) : Kitaoka, Y.; Mukai, K.; Tonai, S.; Ohmura, H.; Takahashi, T.

Publisher : Wageningen Academic Publishers, Wageningen, Netherlands

Journal article : Comparative Exercise Physiology 2022 Vol.18 No.1 pp.21-25 ref.31

3. Marker-assisted introgression of myostatin from Texel to Ramlıç sheep: growth and real-time ultrasound carcass traits in F1 and BC1 lambs.

The aim of the study was to evaluate live weights, body measurements, and real-time ultrasound carcass traits of F1 and BC1 genotypes in a marker assisted introgression (MAI) process. Effects of some factors on live weight and body measurements including ultrasonographic assessments in Musculus...

Author(s) : Çelikeloğlu, K.; Tekerli, M.; Erdoğan, M.; Koçak, S.; Yazici, E.; Hacan, Ö. G.; Bozkurt, Z.; Çinkaya, S.; Demirtaş, M.

Publisher : Ankara Üniversitesi, Veteriner Fakültesi Dekanlig, Ankara, Turkey

Journal article : Ankara Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi 2022 Vol.69 No.1 pp.25-31 ref.37

4. iTRAQ-based quantitative proteomic analysis of Pelteobagrus vachelli liver in response to hypoxia.

Dissolved oxygen is one of the determinants in the healthy farming of Pelteobagrus vachelli. This study, we conducted quantitative proteomics on the juvenile P. vachelli livers using iTRAQ. P. vachelli were treated by 3.75 ± 0.25 mg O2/L (hypoxia group) and 7.25 ± 0.25 mg O2/L (control group) for...

Author(s) : Wang Min; Liao ShuJia; Fu ZhiNeng; Zang XueChun; Yin ShaoWu; Wang Tao

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Journal of Proteomics 2022 Vol.251 ref.60

5. Examination of the roles of Foxl2 and Dmrt1 in sex differentiation and gonadal development of oysters by using RNA interference.

FOXL2 and DMRT1 are transcription factors that play critical roles in sex differentiation and gonadal development in model organisms for both vertebrates and invertebrates. However, studies on Foxl2 and Dmrt1 have been restricted to levels of gene expression and localization in adult molluscs...

Author(s) : Sun DongFang; Yu Hong; Li Qi

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Aquaculture 2022 Vol.548 No.Part 2

6. Improving gut function in pigs to prevent pathogen colonization.

Author(s) : Bosi, P.; Luise, D.; Trevisi, P.

Publisher : Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing Limited, Cambridge, UK

Book chapter : Understanding gut microbiomes as targets for improving pig gut health 2022 pp.399-434 ref.many

7. Current knowledge of immune priming in invertebrates, emphasizing studies on Tenebrio molitor.

Vertebrates rely on the most sophisticated adaptive immunity to defend themselves against various pathogens. This includes immunologic memory cells, which mount a stronger and more effective immune response against an antigen after its first encounter. Unlike vertebrates, invertebrates' defense...

Author(s) : Kojour, M. A. M.; Snigdha Baliarsingh; Jang HoAm; Yun KeunHo; Park KiBeom; Lee JongEun; Han YeonSoo; Patnaik, B. B.; Jo YongHun

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Developmental and Comparative Immunology 2022 Vol.127 ref.163

8. Innate immune memory in invertebrates: concept and potential mechanisms.

Invertebrates are the protagonists of a recent paradigm shift because they now show that vertebrates are not the only group with immune memory. This review discusses the concept of immune priming, its characteristics, and differences with trained immunity and immune enhancement. We include an...

Author(s) : Lanz-Mendoza, H.; Contreras-Garduño, J.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Developmental and Comparative Immunology 2022 Vol.127 ref.143

9. Gonadal development and the reproductive cycle of the geoduck clam (Panopea japonica) in the Sea of Japan.

China is currently one of the fastest-growing and largest markets for geoduck clams (Panopea japonica), which suggests substantial commercial potential. We investigated the dynamics of the P. japonica reproductive cycle from November 2016 to October 2017. Gametogenesis development and spawning of ...

Author(s) : Zhao Wen; Li Ying; Wang YuHang; Luo XingHong; Wu QiDi; Huo ZhongMing; Song Jun; Yan XiWu

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Aquaculture 2022 Vol.548 No.Part 1 ref.44

10. Rapid identification of A1 and A2 milk based on the combination of mid-infrared spectroscopy and chemometrics.

The milk containing only A2 β-casein (called A2 milk) is globally popular because of its unique health benefits. Traditionally, genetic testing (such as gene sequencing) is used to identify the cows with A2 β-casein gene that can only produce A2 milk, which is a time-consuming and costly method....

Author(s) : Xiao ShiJie; Wang QiaoHua; Li ChunFang; Liu WenJu; Zhang JingJing; Fan YiKai; Su JunDong; Wang HaiTong; Luo XueLu; Zhang ShuJun

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Food Control 2022 Vol.134

11. Evaluation of candidate point mutation of Kisspeptin 1 gene associated with litter size in Indian goat breeds and its effect on transcription factor binding sites.

Kisspeptin gene (Kiss1) has a significant role in reproductive processes in mammals. However, only little information is available about the association of Kiss1 gene with litter size in Indian goat breeds. Thus, blood samples from 285 randomly selected animals were collected for DNA isolation and...

Author(s) : Vikram Jeet; Ankit Magotra; Bangar, Y. C.; Kumar, S.; Garg, A. R.; Yadav, A. S.; Bahurupi, P.

Publisher : Elsevier Inc, New York, USA

Journal article : Domestic Animal Endocrinology 2022 Vol.78

12. Skeletal muscle-secreted myokine interleukin-6 induces white adipose tissue conversion into beige adipose tissue in myostatin gene knockout pigs.

Myostatin (MSTN) is primarily expressed in skeletal muscle and plays an important role in the regulation of muscle growth and development as well as fat deposition; however, little is known about the molecular mechanism through which MSTN regulates body fat deposition. Therefore, in this study, we...

Author(s) : Xuan, M. F.; Luo, Z. B.; Han, S. Z.; Li, Z. Y.; Gao, K.; Liu, X. Y.; Chang, S. Y.; Jin, Z. Y.; Choe, H. M.; Paek, H. J.; Quan, B. H.; Yin, X. J.; Kang, J. D.

Publisher : Elsevier Inc, New York, USA

Journal article : Domestic Animal Endocrinology 2022 Vol.78

13. Immunotoxicity induced by ivermectin is associated with NF-κB signaling pathway on macrophages.

Ivermectin (IVM) has been widely used as a highly effective and broad-spectrum biopesticide in animal husbandry and agriculture. Considering the frequent environmental and occupational exposure, the various toxic effects caused by IVM should be paid more attention. The immune system is a common...

Author(s) : Zhang Ping; Li YanDi; Xu WenPing; Cheng JiaGao; Zhang Cheng; Gao JuFang; Li Zhong; Tao LiMing; Zhang Yang

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Chemosphere 2022 Vol.289 ref.41

14. An eDNA detection of captive-bred Mekong Giant Catfish in the Chao Phraya River basin for further environmental impacts assessment.

The Mekong Giant Catfish, Pangasianodon gigas, is of great cultural importance for people in Southeast Asia. Over the past century, the population of the species has dramatically declined. Several conservation measures have been taken such as establishing laws to ban catching, conserving the known...

Author(s) : Osathanunkul, M.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Aquaculture 2022 Vol.546 ref.40

15. Effects of salinity and temperature on reproductivity and fatty acid synthesis in the marine rotifer Brachionus rotundiformis.

To examine the effect of salinity and temperature in the marine tropical rotifer Brachionus rotundiformis, we analyzed various in vivo life cycle parameters, fatty acid (FA) composition, and transcriptional levels of elongation of very long-chain fatty acid (Elovl) and fatty acid desaturase (Fad)...

Author(s) : Lee MinChul; Yoon DeokSeo; Park JunChul; Choi Hyuntae; Shin KyungHoon; Hagiwara, A.; Lee JaeSeong; Park HeumGi

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Aquaculture 2022 Vol.546

16. Temperature appeared to be an effective factor on growth performance of diploid and triploid turbot, Scophthalmus maximus, during the early life stage.

Turbot, Scophthalmus maximus, is an economically important flat fish species. Usage of triploid turbot in aquaculture and fisheries management has a potential of being advantageous due to sterility, flesh quality, and better growth. In the present study, hatchery and growth performance of diploid...

Author(s) : Aydin, I.; Öztürk, R. Ç.; Küçük, E.; Polat, H.; Altinok, I.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Aquaculture 2022 Vol.546

17. Adrenergic receptor gene expression in bovine leukocytes.

The α- and β-adrenergic receptors (ARs) bind the stress hormones epinephrine (E), norepinephrine (NE), and dopamine and activate diverse physiological responses. A lack of information on AR gene expression in leukocytes limits our understanding of how stress alters immune function. Quantitative...

Author(s) : Howell, A.; Arsic, N.; Brownlie, R.; Griebel, P.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Developmental and Comparative Immunology 2022 Vol.127 ref.67

18. Application of second-generation sequencing (SGS) and third generation sequencing (TGS) in aquaculture breeding program.

High-throughput sequencing technologies have expanded gene-based to genome-wide research in aquaculture species. Several techniques adopting the Second Generation Sequencing (SGS), Third Generation Sequencing (TGS) platforms and/or hybrid genome assemblies have been widely employed in various...

Author(s) : Wong LiLian; Siti Aisyah Razali; Zulaikha Mat Deris; Danish-Daniel, M.; Tan MinPau; Siti Azizah, M. N.; Ma HongYu; Min Wang; Yantao LiAng; Md Asaduzzaman; Sung YeongYik; Liu ZhanJiang; Sorgeloos, P.; Peer, Y. van de; Nor Afiqah-Aleng

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Aquaculture 2022 Vol.548 No.Part 1 ref.423

19. Ecotoxicological assessment of spent battery extract using zebrafish embryotoxicity test: a multi-biomarker approach.

Water environmental pollution caused by spent batteries is a nonignorable environmental issue. In this study, the early life stage of zebrafish was employed to assess the environmental risk of spent batteries after exposure to 0, 1%, 2%, 5% and 10% spent battery extract for 120 h. Our results...

Author(s) : Wang WenQian; Chen HaoHao; Zhao WenJun; Fang KeMing; Sun HongJie; Zhu FengYun

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Chemosphere 2022 Vol.287 No.Part 1 ref.44

20. Assessing and grading BOAS severity.

Author(s) : Honey, L.

Publisher : Wiley, Chichester, UK

Journal article : In Practice 2021 Vol.43 No.10 pp.547-547

21. Estimating breeding value correctly.

Author(s) : Pasyuta, A.; Grishina, L.; Vashchenko, P.; Manyunenko, S.

Publisher : Redaktsiya zhurnala "Zhivotnovodstvo Rossii", Moscow, Russia

Journal article : Zhivotnovodstvo Rossii 2021 No.5 pp.27-29

22. Sex and gender inclusiveness in lactation research.

Author(s) : Dodgson, J. E.; Bamberger, E. T.

Publisher : Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA

Journal article : Journal of Human Lactation 2021 Vol.37 No.2 pp.237-241 ref.15

23. Quantitative proteomics reveals tissue-specific toxic mechanisms for acute hydrogen sulfide-induced injury of diverse organs in pig.

Hydrogen sulfide (H2S) is a highly toxic gas in many environmental and occupational places. It can induce multiple organ injuries particularly in lung, trachea and liver, but the relevant mechanisms remain poorly understood. In this study, we used a TMT-based discovery proteomics to identify key...

Author(s) : Liu Zhen; Chen Liang; Gao Xin; Zou RuiXia; Meng QingShi; Fu Qin; Xie YanJiao; Miao QiXiang; Chen Lei; Tang XiangFang; Zhang Sheng; Zhang HongFu; Schroyen, M.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2022 Vol.806 No.Part 1 ref.90

24. Bovine landscape genetics in Brazil.

The aim of this study was to explore spatial genetic structure patterns in cattle breeds adapted to local conditions in Brazil. We georeferenced 876 animals of ten breeds raised in Brazil kept in the Genebank of Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation (Embrapa) by sample locations using the...

Author(s) : Souza, A. C. B. de; Egito, A. A. do; Peripolli, V.; McManus, C. M.

Publisher : Universidade de Sao Paulo, Campus "Luiz de Queiroz" (ESALQ), Piracicaba, Brazil

Journal article : Scientia Agricola 2022 Vol.79 No.1 ref.41

25. Modeling the recovery dynamics of Ethiopia cattle population.

Periodic droughts highly influence the dynamics of the cattle population in tropical Africa, including Ethiopia, which in turn creates dramatic drops in post-shock herd size, and disturbs the sex and age structure. The ability to recover from demographic shocks is fundamental in livestock systems...

Author(s) : Aragie, E. A.; Thurlow, J.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Journal of Arid Environments 2022 Vol.197 ref.39