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    • Multibiomarker biomonitoring approach using three bivalve species in the Ebro Delta (Catalonia, Spain) 

      Dallarés, Sara; Carrasco, Noelia; Álvarez-Muñoz, Diana; Rambla-Alegre, Maria; Solé, Montserrat (Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 2018-10-31)
      Bivalves have proved to be useful bioindicators for environmental pollution. In the present study, mussels (Mytilus galloprovincialis), cockles (Cerastoderma edule), and razor shells (Solen marginatus) were collected in ...
    • Multidrug resistant Salmonella enterica isolated from conventional pig farms using antimicrobial agents in preventative medicine programmes 

      Cameron-Veas, Karla; Lorenzo, Fraile; Napp, Sebastian; Garrido, Victoria; Grilló, María Jesús; Migura-Garcia, Lourdes (Veterinary Journal, 2018-02-07)
      A longitudinal study was conducted to investigate the presence of multidrug antimicrobial resistance (multi-AR) in Salmonella enterica in pigs reared under conventional preventative medicine programmes in Spain and the ...
    • Multilevel comparative bioinformatics to investigate evolutionary relationships and specificities in gene annotations: an example for tomato and grapevine 

      Ambrosino, Luca; Ruggieri, Valentino; Bostan, Hamed; Miralto, Marco; Vitulo, Nicola; Zouine, Mohamed; Barone, Amalia; Bouzayen, Mondher; Frusciante, Luigi; Pezzotti, Mario; Valle, Giorgio; Chiusano, Maria Luisa (BMC Bioinformatics, 2018-11-30)
      Background: “Omics” approaches may provide useful information for a deeper understanding of speciation events, diversification and function innovation. This can be achieved by investigating the molecular similarities at ...
    • Muscle and liver transcriptome characterization and genetic marker discovery in the farmed meagre, Argyrosomus regius 

      Manousaki, T.; Tsakogiannis, A.; Lagnel, J.; Kyriakis, D.; Duncan, N.; Estevez, A.; Tsigenopoulos, C. S. (Marine Genomics, 2018-02-01)
      Meagre (Argyrosomus regius), a teleost fish of the family Sciaenidae, is part of a group of marine fish species considered new for Mediterranean aquaculture representing the larger fish cultured in the region. Meagre ...
    • Mycobacterium microti Infection in free-ranging wild boar, Spain, 2017-2019 

      Pérez de Val, Bernat; Sanz, Albert; Soler, Mercè; Allepuz, Alberto; Michelet, Lorraine; Boschiroli, María Laura; Vidal, Enric (Emerging Infectious Disease, 2019-11-25)
      Mycobacterium microti is a member of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex that causes pathology in many mammals. M. microti infections have been found in some countries in Europe. We report an outbreak of tuberculosis ...
    • Mycoplasma conjunctivae in insect vectors and anatomic locations related to transmission and persistence 

      Aguilar, Xavier Fernández; Lopez-Olvera, Jorge Ramon; Ribas, Maria Puig; Begovoeva, Mattia; Velarde, Roser; Cardells, Jesus; Cabezón, Oscar (Veterinary Microbiology, 2018-11-12)
      Mycoplasma conjunctivae is an obligate microparasite that causes Infectious Keratoconjunctivitis (IKC) in Caprinae species. IKC is a long-recognised disease, but little attention has been paid to the mechanisms of transmission ...
    • Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae variability: Current trends and proposed terminology for genomic classification 

      Betlach, Alyssa M.; Maes, Dominiek; Garza ‐ Moreno, Laura; Tamiozzo, Pablo; Sibila, Marina; Haesebrouck, Freddy; Segalés, Joaquim; Pieters, Maria (Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 2019-05-17)
      Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae (M. hyopneumoniae) is the aetiologic agent of enzootic pneumonia in swine, a prevalent chronic respiratory disease worldwide. Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae is a small, self‐replicating microorganism ...
    • Myxoma virus jumps species to the Iberian hare 

      Dalton, Kevin P.; Martín, José M.; Nicieza, Inés; Podadera, Ana; de Llano, Daniel; Casais, Rosa; Gimenez, Salvador; Badiola, Ignacio; Agüero, Montserrat; Duran, Manuel; Buitrago, Dolores; Romero, Luis J.; García, Elena; Parra, Francisco (Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 2019-07-19)
      The study of myxoma virus (MYXV) infections in the European rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus) has produced one of the most accepted host–pathogen evolutionary models. To date, myxomatosis has been limited to the European ...
    • Myxomatosis and rabbit Haemorrhagic disease: A 30-year study of the occurrence on commercial farms in Spain 

      Rosell, Joan M.; de la Fuente, L. Fernando; Parra, Francisco; Dalton, Kevin P.; Badiola Sáiz, J. Ignacio; Pérez de Rozas, Ana; Badiola Díez, Juan J.; Fernández de Luco, Daniel; Casal, Jordi; Majó, Natàlia; Casas, Jordina; Garriga, Ricard; Fernández Magariños, Xosé M. (Animals, 2019-10-10)
      In this retrospective study, we describe the relative occurrence of clinical myxomatosis, and rabbit haemorrhagic disease (RHD), on 1714 commercial farms visited in Spain, between 1988 and 2018. We determined the annual ...
    • Natural fruitlet abscission as related to apple tree carbon balance estimated with the MaluSim model 

      Lordan, Jaume; Reginato, Gaino H.; Lakso, Alan N.; Francescatto, Poliana; Robinson, Terence L. (Scientia Horticulturae, 2018-12-26)
      Apple trees produce many more flower clusters than needed for a full crop, but natural early season flower and fruitlet abscission drastically reduce the final fruit number. Natural fruit abscission varies significantly ...
    • Near real-time monitoring of clinical events detected in swine herds in Northeastern Spain 

      Alba-Casals, Ana; Allue, Eduard; Tarancon, Vicens; Baliellas, Jordi; Novell, Elena; Napp, Sebastián; Fraile, Lorenzo (Frontiers in Veterinary Science, 2020-02-18)
      Novel techniques of data mining and time series analyses allow the development of new methods to analyze information relating to the health status of the swine population in near real-time. A swine health monitoring system ...
    • Neglecting the fallow season can significantly underestimate annual methane emissions in Mediterranean rice fields 

      Martínez-Eixarch, Maite; Alcaraz, Carles; Viñas, Marc; Noguerol, Joan; Aranda, Xavier; Prenafeta-Boldú, Francesc Xavier; Saldaña-De la Vega, Jesús Antonio; Català, Maria del Mar; Ibáñez, Carles (PLOS ONE, 2018-05-31)
      Paddy rice fields are one of the most important sources of anthropogenic methane. Improving the accuracy in the CH4 budget is fundamental to identify strategies to mitigate climate change. Such improvement requires a ...
    • Neurophysiological development of newborn pigs: effect of the sow’s parity number in eutocic farrowings 

      Roldan-Santiago, P.; Mota-Rojas, D.; Martínez-Burnes, J.; Velarde, A.; Muns, R.; López-Mayagoitia, A. (Animal Production Science, 2017-12-05)
      The objective of the present study was to determine the effect of sow parity on neonatal piglet health and vitality at birth. We evaluated 1505 neonate piglets, which were born of York–Landrace sows with the following ...
    • New insights on Listeria monocytogenes growth in pressurised cooked ham: A piezo-stimulation effect enhanced by organic acids during storage 

      Bover-Cid, Sara; Serra-Castelló, Cristina; Dalgaard, Paw; Garriga, Margarita; Jofré, Anna (International Journal of Food Microbiology, 2018-10-06)
      The aim of the present study was to understand growth and survival responses of Listeria monocytogenes during the storage of high pressure processed (HPP) cooked ham formulated with organic acids to inhibit growth of the ...
    • New insights on the ripening pattern of ‘Blanquilla’ pears: A comparison between on- and off-tree ripened fruit 

      Lindo-García, Violeta; Larrigaudière, Christian; Echeverría, Gemma; Murayama, Hideki; Soria, Yolanda; Giné-Bordonaba, Jordi (Postharvest Biology and Technology, 2019-01-05)
      To better understand the key processes involved in the ripening of attached fruit, we have investigated physico-chemical and biochemical changes occurring in ‘Blanquilla’ pear during on-tree (attached fruit) and off-tree ...
    • New Mediterranean Biodiversity Records (November 2018) 

      Yokeş, Mehmet Baki; Andreou, Vasilis; Bakiu, Rigers; Bonanomi, Sara; Camps, Judith; Christidis, George; Crocetta, Fabio; Giovos, Ioannis; Gori, Andrea; Juretić, Tea; Karhan, Selahattin Ünsal; Katsanevakis, Stelios; Kytinou, Eleni; Langeneck, Joachim; Lipej, Lovrenc; Maximiadi, Maria; Michailidis, Nikolas; Mitsou, Eleni; Nicolaidou, Artemis; Petović, Slavica; Prado, Patricia; Santín, Andreu; Teneketzis, Konstantinos; Thasitis, Ioannis; Tirelli, Valentina; Trkov, Domen; Troplini, Erion; Tsiamis, Konstantinos; Vannucci, Andrea (Mediterranean Marine Science, 2018-12)
      In the present article, new records are given for 18 species (6 native, 9 alien and 3 cryptogenic), belonging to 5 Phyla (i.e. Chlorophyta, Cnidaria, Annelida, Mollusca and Chordata), from 8 Mediterranean countries: Spain: ...
    • Next generation of microbiological risk assessment: Potential of omics data for exposure assessment 

      den Besten, Heidy M.W.; Amézquita, Alejandro; Bover-Cid, Sara; Dagnas, Stéphane; Ellouze, Mariem; Guillou, Sandrine; Nychas, George; O'Mahony, Cian; Pérez-Rodriguez, Fernando; Membré, Jeanne-Marie (International Journal of Food Microbiology, 2017-10-04)
      In food safety and public health risk evaluations, microbiological exposure assessment plays a central role as it provides an estimation of both the likelihood and the level of the microbial hazard in a specified consumer ...
    • Nile tilapia broodfish fed high‐protein diets: Digestive enzymes in eggs and larvae 

      de Moura Pereira, Mayara; Machado Evangelista, Mariana; Gisbert, Enric; Romagosa, Elizabeth (Aquaculture Research, 2019-05-12)
      The aim of this study was to assess the activity of gastric, pancreatic and intestinal digestive enzymes during the embryonic and larval development of Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) GIFT strain Aqua America® 1 ...
    • Nitrate- and nitric oxide-induced plant growth in pea seedlings is linked to antioxidative metabolism and the ABA/GA balance 

      Vidal, Antonia; Cantabella, Daniel; Bernal-Vicente, Agustina; Díaz-Vivancos, Pedro; Hernández, Jose A. (Journal of Plant Physiology, 2018-08-16)
      This study looks at the effects of potassium nitrate (KNO3) and sodium nitroprusside (SNP), a nitric oxide (NO)-donor, on the development, antioxidant defences and on the abscisic acid (ABA) and gibberellin (GA) levels ...
    • Nitrogen nutrition diagnosis for olive trees grown in super-intensive cropping systems 

      Pascual, Miquel; Villar, Josep M.; Arbones, Amadeu; Rufat, Josep (Journal of Plant Nutrition, 2019-06-17)
      The results of a 4-year experiment combining irrigation, N, and K showed that to maintain productivity and tree growth it is necessary to attain a higher leaf N status than current diagnosis standards. To sustain high oil ...