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  • Aromatic, Sensory, and Fatty Acid Profiles of Arbequina Extra Virgin Olive Oils Produced Using Different Malaxation Conditions 

    Olmo-Cunillera, Alexandra; Casadei, Enrico; Valli, Enrico; Lozano-Castellón, Julián; Miliarakis, Eleftherios; Domínguez-López, Inés; Ninot, Antonia; Romero Aroca, Agusti Jordi; Lamuela-Raventós, Rosa Maria; Pérez, Maria; Vallverdú-Queralt, Anna; Bendini, Alessandra (Foods, 2022-10-30) Fructicultura
    The demand for high-quality extra virgin olive oil (EVOO) is growing due to its unique characteristics. The aroma and flavor of EVOO depend on its content of volatile organic compounds (VOCs), whose ...
  • The Effects of the Cultivar and Environment on the Phenolic Contents of Hazelnut Kernels 

    Solar, Anita; Medic, Aljaz; Slatnar, Ana; Mikulic-Petkovsek, Maja; Botta, Roberto; Rovira, Merce; Sarraquigne, Jean-Paul; Silva, Ana Paula; Veberic, Robert; Stampar, Franci; Hudina, Metka; Bacchetta, Loretta (Plants, 2022-11-11) Fructicultura
    Different climatic conditions are known to affect the synthesis of primary and secondary metabolites. Therefore, the phenolic contents in new growing areas could affect the quality and flavor of hazelnuts. ...
  • Transmission of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) during animal transport 

    EFSA Panel on Biological Hazards (BIOHAZ); Koutsoumanis, Konstantinos; Allende, Ana; Álvarez-Ordóñez, Avelino; Bolton, Declan; Bover-Cid, Sara; Chemaly, Marianne; Davies, Robert; De Cesare, Alessandra; Herman, Lieve; Hilbert, Friederike; Lindqvist, Roland; Nauta, Maarten; Ru, Giuseppe; Simmons, Marion; Skandamis, Panagiotis; Suffredini, Elisabetta; Argüello-Rodríguez, Héctor; Dohmen, Wietske; Francesca Magistrali, Chiara; Padalino, Barbara; Tenhagen, Bernd-Alois; Threlfall, John; García-Fierro, Raquel; Guerra, Beatriz; Liébana, Ernesto; Stella, Pietro; Peixe, Luisa (EFSA Journal, 2022-10-25) Funcionalitat i Seguretat Alimentària
    The transmission of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) between food-producing animals (poultry, cattle and pigs) during short journeys (< 8 h) and long journeys (> 8 h) directed to other farms or to the ...
  • Welfare of small ruminants during transport 

    EFSA Panel on Animal Health and Welfare (AHAW); Nielsen, Søren Saxmose; Alvarez, Julio; Bicout, Dominique Joseph; Calistri, Paolo; Canali, Elisabetta; Drewe, Julian Ashley; Garin-Bastuji, Bruno; Gonzales Rojas, Jose Luis; Gortázar Schmidt, Christian; Michel, Virginie; Miranda Chueca, Miguel Ángel; Padalino, Barbara; Pasquali, Paolo; Roberts, Helen Clare; Spoolder, Hans; Stahl, Karl; Velarde, Antonio; Viltrop, Arvo; Winckler, Christoph; Earley, Bernadette; Edwards, Sandra; Faucitano, Luigi; Marti, Sonia; Miranda de La Lama, Genaro C; Costa, Leonardo Nanni; Thomsen, Peter T; Ashe, Sean; Mur, Lina; Van der Stede, Yves; Herskin, Mette (EFSA Journal, 2022-09-07) Benestar Animal
    In the framework of its Farm to Fork Strategy, the Commission is undertaking a comprehensive evaluation of animal welfare legislation. The present Opinion deals with the protection of small ruminants ...
  • Editorial: High added-value nanoparticles: Rethinking and recycling cell protein waste 

    Unzueta, Ugutz; Sanchez, Julieta M.; Garcia-Fruitos, Elena; Seras-Franzoso, Joaquin (Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology, 2022-09-05) Producció de Remugants
  • Agricultural policies against invasive species generate contrasting outcomes for climate change mitigation and biodiversity conservation 

    Pérez-Méndez, Néstor; Alcaraz, Carles; Bertolero, A.; CATALA FORNER, MARIA DEL MAR; Garibaldi, L.A.; González-Varo, J.P.; Rivaes, S.; Martinez-Eixarch, Maite (Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 2022-10-19) Aigües Marines i Continentals; Cultius Extensius Sostenibles
    Direct consequences of biological invasions on biodiversity and the environment have been largely documented. Yet collateral indirect effects mediated by changes in agri-environmental policies aimed at ...
  • Accurate Estimation of Chlorophyll-a Concentration in the Coastal Areas of the Ebro Delta (NW Mediterranean) Using Sentinel-2 and Its Application in the Selection of Areas for Mussel Aquaculture 

    Fernández-Tejedor, Margarita; Velasco, Jorge Enrique; Angelats, Eduard (Remote Sensing, 2022-10-19) Aigües Marines i Continentals
    Multispectral satellite remote sensing imagery, together with appropriate modeling, have been proven to provide chlorophyll-a maps that are useful to evaluate the suitability of coastal areas for carrying ...
  • Welfare of domestic birds and rabbits transported in containers 

    EFSA Panel on Animal Health and Welfare (AHAW); Nielsen, Søren Saxmose; Alvarez, Julio; Bicout, Dominique Joseph; Calistri, Paolo; Canali, Elisabetta; Drewe, Julian Ashley; Garin-Bastuji, Bruno; Gonzales Rojas, Jose Luis; Gortázar Schmidt, Christian; Herskin, Mette; Michel, Virginie; Miranda Chueca, Miguel Ángel; Padalino, Barbara; Roberts, Helen Clare; Spoolder, Hans; Stahl, Karl; Viltrop, Arvo; Winckler, Christoph; Mitchell, Malcolm; Vinco, Leonardo James; Voslarova, Eva; Candiani, Denise; Mosbach-Schulz, Olaf; Van der Stede, Yves; Velarde, Antonio (EFSA Journal, 2022-09-07) Benestar Animal
    This opinion, produced upon a request from the European Commission, focuses on transport of domestic birds and rabbits in containers (e.g. any crate, box, receptacle or other rigid structure used for ...
  • Administration of Alphitobius diaperinus or Tenebrio molitor before meals transiently increases food intake through enterohormone regulation in female rats 

    Miguéns-Gómez, Alba; Sierra-Cruz, Marta; Segú, Helena; Beltrán-Debón, Raúl; Rodríguez-Gallego, Esther; Terra, Ximena; Blay, M. Teresa; PÉREZ-VENDRELL, ANNA MARIA; Pinent, Montserrat; Ardévol, Anna (Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, 2022-11-02) Nutrició Animal
    Background. It has been previously shown that acutely administered insect A. diaperinus protein increases food intake in rats and modifies the ex vivo enterohormone secretory profile differently than ...
  • Generalized tuberculosis due to Mycobacterium caprae in a red fox phylogenetically related to livestock breakdowns 

    PÉREZ DE VAL, BERNAT; Perea, Claudia; Estruch, Josep; Solano-Manrique, Carlos; Riera, Carles; Sanz, Albert; Vidal, Enric; Velarde, Roser (BMC Veterinary Research, 2022-09-20) Sanitat Animal
    Background Tuberculosis (TB) due to Mycobacterium caprae is endemic in goat herds and free-ranging wild boars in Spain, causing infections in other livestock or wild animals to a lesser extent. TB ...
  • Blubber and serum cortisol concentrations as indicators of the stress response and overall health status in striped dolphins 

    Agusti, Clara; Carbajal, Annaïs; Olvera-Maneu, Sergi; Domingo, Mariano; Lopez-Bejar, Manel (Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - Part A: Molecular & Integrative Physiology, 2022-07-08) Sanitat Animal
    The impacts of environmental changes and anthropogenic threats in marine mammals are a growing concern for their conservation. In recent years, efforts have been directed to understand how marine mammals ...
  • Welfare of cattle during transport 

    EFSA Panel on Animal Health and Welfare (AHAW); Nielsen, Søren Saxmose; Alvarez, Julio; Bicout, Dominique Joseph; Calistri, Paolo; Canali, Elisabetta; Drewe, Julian Ashley; Garin-Bastuji, Bruno; Gonzales Rojas, Jose Luis; Gortázar Schmidt, Christian; Michel, Virginie; Miranda Chueca, Miguel Ángel; Padalino, Barbara; Pasquali, Paolo; Roberts, Helen Clare; Spoolder, Hans; Stahl, Karl; Velarde, Antonio; Viltrop, Arvo; Winckler, Christoph; Earley, Bernadette; Edwards, Sandra; Faucitano, Luigi; Marti, Sonia; Miranda de La Lama, Genaro C; Nanni Costa, Leonardo; Thomsen, Peter T; Ashe, Sean; Mur, Lina; Van der Stede, Yves; Herskin, Mette (EFSA Journal, 2022-09-07) Benestar Animal
    In the framework of its Farm to Fork Strategy, the Commission is undertaking a comprehensive evaluation of the animal welfare legislation. The present Opinion deals with protection of cattle (including ...
  • Role of Ion Channels in the Maintenance of Sperm Motility and Swimming Behavior in a Marine Teleost 

    Castro Arnau, Júlia; Chauvigné, François; Cerdà, Joan (International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 2022-10-11) Aqüicultura
    In oviparous marine fishes, the hyperosmotic induction of sperm motility in seawater (SW) is well established, however, the potential function of ion channels in the maintenance of post activated ...
  • Modulating climacteric intensity in melon through QTL stacking 

    Santo Domingo, Miguel; Areco, Lorena; Mayobre, Carlos; Valverde, Laura; Martin-Hernandez, Ana Montserrat; PUJOL ABAJO, MARTA; Garcia-Mas, Jordi (Horticulture Research, 2022-06-03) Genòmica i Biotecnologia
    Fruit ripening is one of the main processes affecting fruit quality and shelf life. In melon there are both climacteric and non-climacteric genotypes, making it a suitable species to study fruit ripening. ...
  • Cyclodextrin polymer clean-up method for the detection of ciguatoxins in fish with cell-based assays 

    Campàs, Mònica; Leonardo, Sandra; Rambla Alegre, Maria; SAGRISTA VIDAL, NURIA; Vaya, Raquel; Diogène, Jorge; Torréns, Mabel; Fragoso, Alex (Food Chemistry, 2022-09-13) Aigües Marines i Continentals
    Ciguatoxins (CTXs) are marine toxins produced by microalgae of the genera Gambierdiscus and Fukuyoa, which are transferred through the food webs, reaching humans and causing a poisoning known as ciguatera. ...
  • Influence of different feeding strategies on carcass and meat quality of grassfed cull cows 

    Lagomarsino, Ximena; Cazzuli, Fiorella; Font i Furnols, Maria; Luzardo, Santiago; Montossi, Fabio (Archivos Latinoamericanos de Producción Animal, 2022-07-25) Qualitat i Tecnologia Alimentària
    Animal performance, carcass and meat quality characteristics of beef cull cows under different feeding strategies were evaluated. Cows were allotted to one of four direct grazing treatments combining ...
  • Zika vector competence data reveals risks of outbreaks: the contribution of the European ZIKAlliance project 

    Obadia, Thomas; Gutierrez-Bugallo, Gladys; Duong, Veasna; Nuñez, Ana I.; Fernandes, Rosilainy S.; Kamgang, Basile; Hery, Liza; Gomard, Yann; Abbo, Sandra R.; Jiolle, Davy; Glavinic, Uros; Dupont-Rouzeyrol, Myrielle; Atyame, Célestine M.; Pocquet, Nicolas; Boyer, Sébastien; Dauga, Catherine; Vazeille, Marie; Yébakima, André; White, Michael T.; Koenraadt, Constantianus J. M.; Mavingui, Patrick; Vega-Rua, Anubis; Veronesi, Eva; Pijlman, Gorben P.; Paupy, Christophe; Busquets, Núria; Lourenço-de-Oliveira, Ricardo; De Lamballerie, Xavier; Failloux, Anna-Bella (Nature Communications, 2022-08-02) Sanitat Animal
    First identified in 1947, Zika virus took roughly 70 years to cause a pandemic unusually associated with virus-induced brain damage in newborns. Zika virus is transmitted by mosquitoes, mainly Aedes ...
  • Improving Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae diagnostic capabilities by harnessing the infection dynamics 

    Garcia Morante, Beatriz; Maes, Dominiek; Sibila, Marina; Betlach, Alyssa M.; Sponheim, Amanda Amanda; Canturri, Albert; Pieters, Maria (The Veterinary Journal, 2022-07-25) Sanitat Animal
    Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae remains one of the most problematic bacterial pathogens for pig production. Despite an abundance of observational and laboratory testing capabilities for this organism, diagnostic ...
  • Welfare of pigs during transport 

    EFSA Panel on Animal Health and Welfare (AHAW); Nielsen, Søren Saxmose; Alvarez, Julio; Bicout, Dominique Joseph; Calistri, Paolo; Canali, Elisabetta; Drewe, Julian Ashley; Garin-Bastuji, Bruno; Gonzales Rojas, Jose Luis; Gortázar Schmidt, Christian; Michel, Virginie; Miranda Chueca, Miguel Ángel; Padalino, Barbara; Pasquali, Paolo; Roberts, Helen Clare; Spoolder, Hans; Stahl, Karl; Velarde, Antonio; Viltrop, Arvo; Winckler, Christoph; Earley, Bernadette; Edwards, Sandra; Faucitano, Luigi; Marti, Sonia; Miranda de La Lama, Genaro C; Costa, Leonardo Nanni; Thomsen, Peter T; Ashe, Sean; Mur, Lina; Van der Stede, Yves; Herskin, Mette (EFSA Journal, 2022-09-07) Benestar Animal; Producció de Remugants
    In the framework of its Farm to Fork Strategy, the Commission is undertaking a comprehensive evaluation of the animal welfare legislation. The present Opinion deals with protection of pigs during ...
  • Carbon stocks and changes in biomass of Mediterranean woody crops over a six-year period in NE Spain 

    Funes, Inmaculada; Molowny-Horas, Roberto; Savé, Robert; De Herralde, Felicidad; Aranda, Xavier; Vayreda, Jordi (Agronomy for Sustainable Development, 2022-09-15) Fructicultura
    Carbon sequestration and storage in biomass is one of the most important measures to mitigate climate change. Mediterranean woody crops can sequestrate carbon in the biomass of their permanent structures ...

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