Affiliation: Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique
Minozzi G, Parmentier H, Nieuwland M, Bed Hom B, Minvielle F, Gourichon D, et al
. Antibody responses to keyhole limpet hemocyanin, lipopolysaccharide, and Newcastle Disease virus vaccine in F2 and backcrosses of white Leghorn lines selected for two different immune response traits. Poult Sci. 2007;86:1316-22 pubmed
Minozzi G, Parmentier H, Bed Hom B, Minvielle F, Gourichon D, Pinard van der Laan M. Delayed-type hypersensitivity response to KLH in F2 and backcrosses of two immune selected chicken lines: effect of immunisation and selection. Dev Biol (Basel). 2008;132:267-70 pubmed
..These results may serve to facilitate further selection based on independent immune parameters...
Minozzi G, Parmentier H, Mignon Grasteau S, Nieuwland M, Bed Hom B, Gourichon D, et al
. Correlated effects of selection for immunity in White Leghorn chicken lines on natural antibodies and specific antibody responses to KLH and M. butyricum. BMC Genet. 2008;9:5 pubmed publisher
..Furthermore, the results confirmed the independence between the three selected traits. Finally, principal component analysis contributed to visually discriminate high and low responders to the two new antigens in the four lines. ..