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    • Rainfall homogenizes while fruiting increases diversity of spore deposition in Mediterranean conditions 

      Castaño, Carles; Bonet, José Antonio; Oliva, Jonàs; Farré, Gemma; Martínez de Aragón, Juan; Parladé, Javier; Pera, Joan; Alday, Josu G. (Fungal Ecology, 2019-08-20)
      There is a lack of knowledge regarding the main factors modulating fungal spore deposition in forest ecosystems. We have described the local spatio-temporal dynamics of fungal spore deposition along a single fruiting season ...
    • Rapid capture and detection of ostreid herpesvirus-1 from Pacific oyster Crassostrea gigas and seawater using magnetic beads 

      Toldrà, Anna; Andree, Karl B.; Bertomeu, Edgar; Roque, Ana; Carrasco, Noèlia; Gairín, Ignasi; Furones, M. Dolores; Campàs, Mònica (PLoS ONE, 2018-10-03)
      Ostreid herpesvirus-1 (OsHV-1) has been involved in mass mortality episodes of Pacific oysters Crassostrea gigas throughout the world, causing important economic losses to the aquaculture industry. In the present study, ...
    • Rapid screening and multi-toxin profile confirmation of tetrodotoxins and analogues in human body fluids derived from a puffer fish poisoning incident in New Caledonia 

      Rambla-Alegre, Maria; Leonardo, Sandra; Barguil, Yann; Flores, Cintia; Caixach, Josep; Campbell, Katrina; Elliott, Christopher T.; Maillaud, Claude; Boundy, Michael J.; Harwood, D. Tim; Campàs, Mònica; Diogène, Jorge (Food and Chemical Toxicology, 2017-12-30)
      In August 2014, a puffer fish poisoning incidence resulting in one fatality was reported in New Caledonia. Although tetrodotoxin (TTX) intoxication was established from the patients' signs and symptoms, the determination ...
    • Recombinant protein-based nanoparticles: Elucidating their inflammatory effects in vivo and their potential as a new therapeutic format 

      Gifre-Renom, Laia; Ugarte-Berzal, Estefania; Martens, Erik; Boon, Lise; Cano-Garrido, Olivia; Martínez-Núñez, Esther; Luque, Teresa; Roca-Pinilla, Ramon; Conchillo-Solé, Òscar; Ferrer-Miralles, Neus; Villaverde, Antonio; Opdenakker, Ghislain; Garcia-Fruitós, Elena; Arís, Anna (Pharmateutics, 2020-05-13)
      Bacterial inclusion bodies (IBs) are protein-based nanoparticles of a few hundred nanometers formed during recombinant protein production processes in different bacterial hosts. IBs contain active protein in a mechanically ...
    • Recombinant PrPSc shares structural features with brain-derived PrPSc: Insights from limited proteolysis 

      Sevillano, Alejandro M.; Fernández-Borges, Natalia; Younas, Neelam; Wang, Fei; Elezgarai, Saioa R.; Bravo, Susana; Vázquez-Fernández, Ester; Rosa, Isaac; Eraña, Hasier; Gil, David; Veiga, Sonia; Vidal, Enric; Erickson-Beltran, Melissa L.; Requena, Jesús R. (Plos Pathogens, 2018-01-31)
      Very solid evidence suggests that the core of full length PrPSc is a 4-rung β-solenoid, and that individual PrPSc subunits stack to form amyloid fibers. We recently used limited proteolysis to map the β-strands and connecting ...
    • Reduction of androstenone perception in pan‐fried boar meat by different masking strategies 

      Egea, Macarena; Linares, María Belén; Gil, Marta; López, María Belén; Garrido, María Dolores (Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, 2017-10-05)
      BACKGROUND Consumers highly sensitive to androstenone María (AND) will probably reject meat from entire male pigs, which tends to have high levels of this hormone. To avoid this, the effect of different masking strategies ...
    • Relationship between Salmonella infection, shedding and serology in fattening pigs in low–moderate prevalence areas 

      San Román, B.; Garrido, V.; Sánchez, S.; Martínez‐Ballesteros, I.; Garaizar, J.; Mainar-Jaime, R. C.; Migura-Garcia, L.; Grilló, M. J. (Zoonoses and Public Health, 2018-04-27)
      Salmonella is a major foodborne pathogen causing important zoonosis worldwide. Pigs asymptomatically infected in mesenteric lymph nodes (MLN) can be intermittent shedders of the pathogen through faeces, being considered a ...
    • Relative bioavailability of DL and L-methionine in broilers 

      Esteve-Garcia, Enric; Khan, Daulat Rehman (Open Journal of Animal Sciences, 2018-04-12)
      Studies on the relative bioavailability (RBV) of DL-Methionine (DL-Met) to L-Methionine (L-Met) have produced variable results. An experiment was conducted to determine the RBV of DL to L-Met. A total of 2268 1-day ...
    • Remote sensing of water use and water stress in the African savanna ecosystem at local scale – Development and validation of a monitoring tool 

      Andreu, Ana; Dube, Timothy; Nieto, Hector; Mudau, Azwitamisi E.; González-Dugo, María P.; Guzinski, Radoslaw; Hülsmanng, Stephan (Elsevier, 2019-02-06)
      Savannas are among the most productive biomes of Africa, where they comprise half of its surface. They support wildlife, livestock, rangelands, crops, and livelihoods, playing an important socioeconomic role in rural areas. ...
    • Reproductive performance of captive Senegalese sole, Solea senegalensis, according to the origin (wild or cultured) and gender 

      Martín, Ignacio; Carazo, Ignacio; Rasines, Inmaculada; Rodríguez, Cristina; Fernández, Raquel; Martínez, Paulino; Norambuena, Fernando; Cherenguini, Olvido; Duncan, Neil (Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research, 2019-11-22)
      Aim of study: The reproductive performance over a five year period in three different sole broodstocks: wild males with cultured females (WM), cultured males with wild females (CM), and a control of cultured males and ...
    • Reproductive success of a marine teleost was correlated with proactive and reactive stress‐coping styles 

      Ibarra-Zatarain, Zohar; Parati, Katia; Cenadelli, Silvia; Duncan, Neil (Journal of Fish Biology, 2019-01-23)
      The present study investigated the relationship between reproductive success and stress‐coping styles in gilthead seabream Sparus aurata in captivity. To characterise stress‐coping styles, a total of 22 breeders were ...
    • Resequencing theVrs1 gene in Spanish barley landraces revealed reversion of six-rowed to two-rowed spike 

      Casas, Ana M.; Contreras-Moreira, Bruno; Cantalapiedra, Carlos P.; Sakuma, Shun; Gracia, María Pilar; Moralejo, Marian; Molina-Cano, José Luis; Komatsuda, Takao; Igartua, Ernesto (Molecular Breeding, 2018-04-12)
      Six-rowed spike 1 (Vrs1) is a gene of major importance for barley breeding and germplasm management as it is the main gene determining spike row-type (2-rowed vs. 6-rowed). This is a widely used DUS trait, and has been ...
    • Retrospective detection of Porcine circovirus 3 (PCV-3) in pig serum samples from Spain 

      Klaumann, F.; Franzo, G.; Sohrmann, M.; Correa-Fiz, F.; Drigo, M.; Núñez, J. I.; Sibila, M.; Segalés, J. (Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 2018-04-14)
      Porcine circovirus 3 (PCV‐3) is an emerging circovirus species that has recently been reported in different countries around the world, suggesting a widespread circulation. In this study, sera samples originating from 654 ...
    • Retrospective study on transmissible viral proventriculitis and chicken proventricular necrosis virus (CPNV) in the UK 

      Grau-Roma, Llorenç; Schock, Alex; Nofrarías, Miquel; Wali, Nabil Ali; de Fraga, Aline Padilha; Garcia-Rueda, Cristina; de Brot, Simone; Majó, Natalia (Avian Pathology, 2019-10-21)
      Chicken proventricular necrosis virus (CPNV) is a recently described birnavirus, which has been proposed to be the cause of transmissible viral proventriculitis (TVP). The understanding of the epidemiology of both the virus ...
    • Revealing potential bridge vectors for BTV and SBV: a study on Culicoides blood feeding preferences in natural ecosystems in Spain. 

      Talavera, S.; Muñoz-Muñoz, F.; Verdún, M.; Pujol, N.; Pagès, N. (Medical and Veterinary Entomology, 2017-08-30)
      Several species of Culicoides (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) are vectors of pathogens, such as the bluetongue (BTV) and Schmallenberg (SBV) viruses, which cause important diseases in domestic and wild ruminants. As wild ruminants ...
    • Review of the principal diseases affecting cultured meagre (Argyrosomus regius) 

      Soares, Florbela; Roque, Ana; Gavaia, Paulo J (Aquaculture Research, 2018-01-23)
      Argyrosomus regius was recently introduced in European aquaculture as a promising species for diversification and with high potential for expansion in the coming years. The reports on pathologies affecting this species are ...
    • Revisions to the classification, nomenclature, and diversity of Eukaryotes 

      Adl, Sina M.; Bass, David; Lane, Christopher E.; Lukes, Julius; Schoch, Conrad L.; Smirnov, Alexey; Agatha, Sabine; Berney, Cedric; Brown, Matthew W.; Burki, Fabien; Cárdenas, Paco; Čepička, Ivan; Chistyakova, Lyudmila; del Campo, Javier; Dunthorn, Micah; Edvardsen, Bente; Eglit, Yana; Guillou, Laure; Hampl, Vladimír; Heiss, Aaron A.; Hoppenrath, Mona; James, Timothy Y.; Karnkowska, Anna; Karpov, Sergey; Kim, Eunsoo; Kolisko, Martin; Kudryavtsev, Alexander; Lahr, Daniel J.G.; Lara, Enrique; Le Gall, Line; Lynn, Denis H.; Mann, David G.; Massana, Ramon; Mitchell, Edward A.D.; Morrow, Christine; Park, Jong Soo; Pawlowski, Jan W.; Powell, Martha J.; Richter, Daniel J.; Rueckert, Sonja; Shadwick, Lora; Shimano, Satoshi; Spiegel, Frederick W.; Torruella, Guifré; Youssef, Noha; Zlatogursky, Vasily; Zhang, Qianqian (Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology, 2019-01-19)
      This revision of the classification of eukaryotes follows that of Adl et al., 2012 [J. Euk. Microbiol. 59(5)] and retains an emphasis on protists. Changes since have improved the resolution of many nodes in phylogenetic ...
    • Revisiting the genetic diversity of classical swine fever virus: A proposal for new genotyping and subgenotyping schemes of classification 

      Rios, Liliam; Núñez, José I.; Díaz de Arce, Heidy; Ganges, Llilianne; Pérez, Lester J. (Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 2018-05-25)
      Classical swine fever (CSF) is a highly contagious febrile viral disease caused by CSF virus (CSFV), and it is considered one of the most important infectious diseases that affect domestic pigs and wild boar. Previous ...
    • Rift Valley Fever – epidemiological update and risk of introduction into Europe 

      Nielsen, Søren Saxmose; Alvarez, Julio; Bicout, Dominique Joseph; Calistri, Paolo; Depner, Klaus; Drewe, Julian Ashley; Garin-Bastuji, Bruno; Gonzales Rojas, José Luis; Gortázar Schmidt, Christian; Michel, Virginie; Miranda Chueca, Miguel Ángel; Roberts, Helen Clare; Sihvonen, Liisa Helena; Stahl, Karl; Velarde Calvo, Antonio; Viltrop, Arvo; Winckler, Christoph; Bett, Bernard; Cetre-Sossah, Catherine; Chevalier, Veronique; Devos, Clazien; Gubbins, Simon; Monaco, Federica; Sotiria-Eleni, Antoniou; Broglia, Alessandro; Abrahantes, José Cortiñas; Dhollander, Sofie; Van Der Stede, Yves; Zancanaro, Gabriele (EFSA Journal, 2020-03-06)
      Rift Valley fever (RVF) is a vector-borne disease transmitted by a broad spectrum of mosquito species, especially Aedes and Culex genus, to animals (domestic and wild ruminants and camels) and humans. Rift Valley fever is ...
    • Rift Valley Fever: risk of persistence, spread and impact in Mayotte (France) 

      EFSA Panel on Animal Health and Welfare (AHAW); Nielsen, Søren Saxmose; Alvarez, Julio; Bicout, Dominique Joseph; Calistri, Paolo; Depner, Klaus; Drewe, Julian Ashley; Garin-Bastuji, Bruno; Gonzales Rojas, José Luis; Gortázar Schmidt, Christian; Michel, Virginie; Miranda Chueca, Miguel Ángel; Roberts, Helen Clare; Sihvonen, Liisa Helena; Stahl, Karl; Velarde, Antonio; Trop, Arvo; Winckler, Christoph; Cetre-Sossah, Catherine; Chevalier, Veronique; de Vos, Clazien; Gubbins, Simon; Antoniou, Sotiria-Eleni; Broglia, Alessandro; Dhollander, Sofie; Van der Stede, Yves (EFSA Journal, 2020-04-15)
      Rift Valley fever (RVF) is a vector-borne disease transmitted by different mosquito species, especially Aedes and Culex genus, to animals and humans. In November 2018, RVF re-emerged in Mayotte (France) after 11 years. Up ...