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    • Haemophilus parasuis (Glaesserella parasuis) as a Potential Driver of Molecular Mimicry and Inflammation in Rheumatoid Arthritis 

      Di Sante, Gabriele; Gremese, Elisa; Tolusso, Barbara; Cattani, Paola; Di Mario, Clara; Marchetti, Simona; Alivernini, Stefano; Tredicine, Maria; Petricca, Luca; Palucci, Ivana; Camponeschi, Chiara; Aragon, Virginia; Gambotto, Andrea; Ria, Francesco; Ferraccioli, Gianfranco (Frontiers in Medicine, 2021-08-17) Sanitat Animal
      Background: Haemophilus parasuis (Hps; now Glaesserella parasuis) is an infectious agent that causes severe arthritis in swines and shares sequence similarity with residues 261–273 of collagen type 2 ...
    • Haemophilus parasuis VtaA2 is involved in adhesion to extracellular proteins 

      Costa-Hurtado, Mar; Garcia-Rodriguez, Laura; Lopez-Serrano, Sergi; Aragon, Virginia (Veterinary Research, 2019-09-23) Sanitat Animal
      Haemophilus parasuis is part of the microbiota of the upper respiratory tract in swine. However, virulent strains can cause a systemic disease known as Glässer’s disease. Several virulence factors have ...
    • Hail nets do not affect the efficacy of metamitron for chemical thinning of apple tree 

      Gonzalez, Luis; Àvila, Gloria; Carbó, Joaquim; Bonany, Joan; Alegre, Simó; Torres, Estanis; Martin, Begoña; Recasens, Immaculada; Asin, Luis (Journal of Horticultural Science and Biotechnology, 2019-06-19) Fructicultura
      Hail nets reduce photosynthetically active radiation (PAR) and alter the environment under the netting in apple orchards. Thus, we investigated the effect of nets on the efficacy of metamitron, a ...
    • Hazard analysis approaches for certain small retail establishments and food donations: second scientific opinion 

      EFSA Panel on Biological Hazards; Koutsoumanis, Kostas; Allende, Ana; Alvarez-Ordóñez, Avelino; Bover-Cid, Sara; Chemaly, Marianne; Davies, Robert; Herman, Lieve; Hilbert, Friederike; Lindqvist, Panagiotis; Suffredini, Elisabetta; Jacxsens, Liesbeth; Petersen, Annette; Varzakas, Theo; Baert, Katleen; Hempen, Michaela; Van der Stede, Yves; Bolton, Declan (EFSA Journal, 2018-11-07) Funcionalitat i Seguretat Alimentària
      In 2017, EFSA published a ‘simplified’ food safety management system (FSMS) for certain small retail establishments (butcher, grocer, baker, fish and ice cream shop) based on the application of prerequisite ...
    • Hazelnut Kernel Size and Industrial Aptitude 

      Romero-Aroca, Agusti; Rovira, Mercè; Cristofori, Valerio; Silvestri, Cristian (Agriculture, 2021-11-09) Fructicultura
      Kernel size is the main hazelnut quality parameter for the consumption market. However, industrial purposes are the main destination for the main hazelnut cultivars. This work aims to identify industrial ...
    • Hazelnut production and prospects in Spain 

      Rovira, Mercè; Romero, Agustí; Batlle, Ignasi (International Journal of Anatolia Agricultural Engineering - Uluslararası Anadolu Ziraat Mühendisliği Bilimleri Dergisi, 2019-12-25) Fructicultura
      For many years, Spain was the fourth largest hazelnut producer worldwide, after Turkey, Italy and the USA. However, Spanish production currently occupies the tenth place with 10,500 t in 2017, due to ...
    • Health and welfare of rabbits farmed in different production systems 

      EFSA Panel on Animal Health and Welfare; Saxmose Nielsen, Søren; Alvarez, Julio; Bicout, Dominique Joseph; Calistri, Paolo; Depner, Klaus; Drewe, Julian Ashley; Garin-Bastuji, Bruno; Gonzales Rojas, Jose Luis; Gortázar Schmidt, Christian; Michel, Virginie; Miranda Chueca, Miguel Ángel; Roberts, Helen Clare; Sihvonen, Liisa Helena; Spoolder, Hans; Stahl, Karl; Velarde Calvo, Antonio; Viltrop, Arvo; Buijs, Stephanie; Edwards, Sandra; Candiani, Denise; Mosbach-Schulz, Olaf; Van der Stede, Yves; Winckler, Christoph (EFSA Journal, 2020-01-09) Benestar Animal
      The AGRI committee of the European Parliament requested EFSA to assess the welfare of rabbits farmed in different production systems, including organic production, and to update its 2005 scientific opinion ...
    • Health innovation in patty products. The role of food Neophobia in Consumers’ Non-hypothetical willingness to pay, purchase ìntention and hedonic evaluation 

      Kallas, Zein; Vitale, Mauro; Gil, José Maria (Nutrients, 2019-02-20) Economia Agroalimentària
      Consumers' personality traits are key factors in understanding consumers' choice and acceptance for health innovations in food products, in particular, food neophobia (FN). The patty product as a ...
    • Hemato-Immunological and plasma biochemical responses of silvery-black porgy (Sparidentex hasta) fed protein and essential amino acid deficient diets 

      Torfi Mozanzadeh, Mansour; Yaghoubi, Morteza; Marammazi, Jasem G.; Safari, Omid; Gisbert, Enric (Comparative Clinical Pathology, 2017-09-09) Aqüicultura
      A six-week feeding trial was conducted to evaluate the effects of protein free (PF) and essential amino acid deficient (EAAD) diets on the physiological responses of silvery-black porgy (Sparidentex ...
    • Herbivore control in connected seascapes: habitat determines when population regulation occurs in the life history of a key herbivore 

      Boada, Jordi; Farina, Simone; Arthur, Rohan; Romero, Javier; Prado, Patricia; Alcoverro, Teresa (Oikos, 2018-02-08) Aigües Marines i Continentals
      Herbivore outbreaks often trigger catastrophic overgrazing events in marine macrophyte ecosystems. The sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus, the dominant herbivore of shallow Mediterranean seascapes, is ...
    • Heterogeneity of Moraxella isolates found in the nasal cavities of piglets 

      López-Serrano, Sergi; Galofré-Milà, Nuria; Costa-Hurtado, Mar; Pérez-de-Rozas, Ana M.; Aragon, Virginia (BMC Veterinary Research, 2020-01-30) Sanitat Animal
      Background Previous studies have shown that the genus Moraxella is commonly present in the nasal microbiota of swine. Results In this study, 51 isolates of Moraxella were obtained from nasal swabs ...
    • Hierarchical clustering as a tool to develop a classification scheme for rabbit meat quality 

      Larivière-Lajoie, A.-S.; Cinq-Mars, D.; Guay, F.; Binggeli, S.; Dalmau, A.; Saucier, L. (World Rabbit Science, 2021-09-01) Benestar Animal
      This study aimed to characterise the quality of meat from commercially-raised rabbits. Animals came from five different producers and were laughtered in three different plants under provincial or federal ...
    • High genetic variability of Alexandrium catenella directly detected in environmental samples from the Southern Austral Ecosystem of Chile 

      Cruzat, Fernando A.; Muñoz, Christian; González-Saldía, Rodrigo R.; Inostroza, Agar; Andree, Karl B. (Marine Pollution Bulletin, 2017-12-21) Aqüicultura
      Chilean waters are often affected by Alexandrium catenella, one of the leading organisms behind Harmful Algae Blooms (HABs). Genetic variability for this species are commonly carried out from cultured ...
    • High levels of unreported intraspecific diversity among RNA viruses in faeces of neonatal piglets with diarrhoea 

      Cortey, Martí; Díaz, Ivan; Vidal, Anna; Martín-Valls, Gerard; Franzo, Giovanni; Gómez de Nova, Pedro José; Darwich, Laila; Puente, Héctor; Carvajal, Ana; Martín, Marga; Mateu, Enric (BMC Veterinary Research, 2019-12-05) Sanitat Animal
      BACKGROUND: Diarrhoea is a major cause of death in neonate pigs and most of the viruses that cause it are RNA viruses. Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) deeply characterize the genetic diversity among ...
    • High prevalence and diversity of extended-spectrum β-lactamase and emergence of OXA-48 producing Enterobacterales in wildlife in Catalonia 

      Darwich, Laila; Vidal, Anna; Seminati, Chiara; Albamonte, Andreu; Casado, Alba; López, Ferrán; Molina-López, Rafael A.; Migura-Garcia, Lourdes (PLoS ONE, 2019-08-05) Sanitat Animal
      Most of the studies focused on antimicrobial resistance (AMR) performed in wildlife describe Escherichia coli as the principal indicator of the selective pressure. In the present study, several species ...
    • High sensitivity of one-step real-time reverse transcription quantitative PCR to detect low virus titers in large mosquito pools 

      Tang, Zhaoyang; Yamada, Hanano; Kraupa, Carina; Canic, Sumejja; Busquets, Núria; Talavera, Sandra; Jiolle, Davy; Vreysen, Marc J. B.; Bouyer, Jérémy; Abd‑Alla, Adly M. M. (Parasites and Vectors, 2020-09-09) Sanitat Animal
      Background: Mosquitoes are the deadliest animals in the world. Their ability to carry and spread diseases to humans causes millions of deaths every year. Due to the lack of efficient vaccines, the control ...
    • High-density genetic map and QTL analysis of soluble solid content, maturity date, and mealiness in peach using genotyping by sequencing 

      Nuñez-Lillo, Gerardo; Balladares, Cristóbal; Pavez, Catalina; Urra, Claudio; Sanhueza, Dayan; Vendramin, Elisa; Dettori, Maria Teresa; Arús, Pere; Verde, Ignazio; Blanco-Herrera, Francisca; Campos-Vargas, Reinaldo; Meneses, Claudio (Scientia Horticulturae, 2019-08-08) Genòmica i Biotecnologia
      Peach (Prunus persica) is one of the most important temperate fruit trees in the world, based on its production and cultivated area. Consumer acceptance is the principal objective of multiple breeding ...
    • High-density multi-population consensus genetic linkage map for peach 

      da Silva Linge, Cassia; Antanaviciute, Laima; Abdelghafar, Asma; Arús, Pere; Bassi, Daniele; Rossini, Laura; Ficklin, Stephen; Gasic, Ksenija (PLOS ONE, 2018-11-21) Genòmica i Biotecnologia
      Highly saturated genetic linkage maps are extremely helpful to breeders and are an essential prerequisite for many biological applications such as the identification of marker-trait associations, mapping ...
    • High-Resolution Profiling of Innate Immune Responses by Porcine Dendritic Cell Subsets in vitro and in vivo 

      Auray, Gaël; Talker, Stephanie C.; Keller, Irene; Python, Sylvie; Gerber, Markus; Liniger, Matthias; Ganges, Llilianne; Bruggmann, Rémy; Ruggli, Nicolas; Summerfield, Artur (Frontiers in Immunology, 2020-07-07) Sanitat Animal
      The present study investigated the transcriptomic response of porcine dendritic cells (DC) to innate stimulation in vitro and in vivo. The aim was to identify DC subset-specialization, suitable Toll-like ...
    • Histopathological and virological findings in emaciated pigs from Mexico: an exploratory study 

      Alpízar, Aide; Segalés, Joaquim; Martínez, Simón; Martínez, Atalo; Socci, Guadalupe; Córdova, Dionicio; Fajardo, Raul (Acta Veterinaria Brno, 2018-06-27) Sanitat Animal
      The objective of this work was to detect the presence of three main pig respiratory viral agents (porcine rubulavirus [PorPV], porcine circovirus type 2 [PCV-2], and porcine reproductive and respiratory ...