A Fernandez

Summary

Affiliation: Las Palmas
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. pmc Methodology for in situ gas sampling, transport and laboratory analysis of gases from stranded cetaceans
    Yara Bernaldo de Quirós
    Veterinary Histology and Pathology, Department of Morphology, Institute of Animal Health, Veterinary School, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria ULPGC, Trasmontana, S N, 35416, Arucas, Las Palmas, Spain
    Sci Rep 1:193. 2011
  2. pmc Decompression vs. Decomposition: Distribution, Amount, and Gas Composition of Bubbles in Stranded Marine Mammals
    Yara Bernaldo de Quirós
    Veterinary Histology and Pathology, Department of Morphology, Institute of Animal Health, Veterinary School, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Las Palmas, Spain
    Front Physiol 3:177. 2012
  3. pmc Herpes virus infection associated with interstitial nephritis in a beaked whale (Mesoplodon densirostris)
    Manuel Arbelo
    Unit of Veterinary Histology and Pathology, Institute for Animal Health IUSA, Veterinary School, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain
    BMC Vet Res 8:243. 2012
  4. pmc Morbillivirus and pilot whale deaths, Mediterranean Sea
    Antonio Fernandez
    University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:792-4. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint "Gas and fat embolic syndrome" involving a mass stranding of beaked whales (family Ziphiidae) exposed to anthropogenic sonar signals
    A Fernandez
    Unit of Histology and Pathology, Institute for Animal Health, Veterinary School, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Vet Pathol 42:446-57. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Hepatic lesions in cetaceans stranded in the Canary Islands
    J R Jaber
    Unidad de Hisotlogía y Anatomía Patológica, Instituto de Sanidad Animal, Facultad de Veterinaria de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, Spain
    Vet Pathol 41:147-53. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Hepatosplenic large cell immunoblastic lymphoma in a bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) with high levels of polychlorinated biphenyl congeners
    J R Jaber
    Departamento de Morfologia, Facultad de Veterinaria de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, Spain
    J Comp Pathol 132:242-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Tracheal malformation in a bicephalic Honduran milk snake (Lampropeltis hondurensis) and subsequent fatal Salmonella arizonae infection
    J Oros
    Department of Histology and Pathological Anatomy, Veterinary Faculty, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    J Zoo Wildl Med 28:331-5. 1997
  9. doi request reprint Biliary cirrhosis caused by Campula spp. in a dolphin and four porpoises
    J R Jaber
    Institute of Animal Health, Veterinary Faculty, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Trasmontaña s n 35416 Arucas Gran Canaria, Spain
    Dis Aquat Organ 106:79-84. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint African swine fever: morphopathology of a viral haemorrhagic disease
    F Rodriguez
    Department of Histology and Pathological Anatomy, Veterinary Faculty, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Vet Rec 139:249-54. 1996

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  1. pmc Methodology for in situ gas sampling, transport and laboratory analysis of gases from stranded cetaceans
    Yara Bernaldo de Quirós
    Veterinary Histology and Pathology, Department of Morphology, Institute of Animal Health, Veterinary School, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria ULPGC, Trasmontana, S N, 35416, Arucas, Las Palmas, Spain
    Sci Rep 1:193. 2011
    ..Results from the freshest animals confirmed that bubbles were relatively free of gases associated with putrefaction and consisted predominantly of nitrogen...
  2. pmc Decompression vs. Decomposition: Distribution, Amount, and Gas Composition of Bubbles in Stranded Marine Mammals
    Yara Bernaldo de Quirós
    Veterinary Histology and Pathology, Department of Morphology, Institute of Animal Health, Veterinary School, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Las Palmas, Spain
    Front Physiol 3:177. 2012
    ..Deep divers presented higher abundance of gas bubbles, mainly composed of 70% nitrogen and 30% CO(2), suggesting a higher predisposition of these species to suffer from decompression-related gas embolism...
  3. pmc Herpes virus infection associated with interstitial nephritis in a beaked whale (Mesoplodon densirostris)
    Manuel Arbelo
    Unit of Veterinary Histology and Pathology, Institute for Animal Health IUSA, Veterinary School, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain
    BMC Vet Res 8:243. 2012
    ..Kidney pathology and intralesional virus-associated infection have been rarely reported in cetaceans...
  4. pmc Morbillivirus and pilot whale deaths, Mediterranean Sea
    Antonio Fernandez
    University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:792-4. 2008
    ..Sequence analysis of a 426-bp conserved fragment of the morbillivirus phosphoprotein gene indicates that the virus is more closely related to dolphin morbillivirus than to pilot whale morbillivirus...
  5. ncbi request reprint "Gas and fat embolic syndrome" involving a mass stranding of beaked whales (family Ziphiidae) exposed to anthropogenic sonar signals
    A Fernandez
    Unit of Histology and Pathology, Institute for Animal Health, Veterinary School, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Vet Pathol 42:446-57. 2005
    ..The present study demonstrates a new pathologic entity in cetaceans. The syndrome is apparently induced by exposure to mid-frequency sonar signals and particularly affects deep, long-duration, repetitive-diving species like BWs...
  6. ncbi request reprint Hepatic lesions in cetaceans stranded in the Canary Islands
    J R Jaber
    Unidad de Hisotlogía y Anatomía Patológica, Instituto de Sanidad Animal, Facultad de Veterinaria de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, Spain
    Vet Pathol 41:147-53. 2004
    ..The ultrastructure of hyaline hepatocytic cytoplasmic inclusions is described, and possible causes of these inclusions are discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Hepatosplenic large cell immunoblastic lymphoma in a bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) with high levels of polychlorinated biphenyl congeners
    J R Jaber
    Departamento de Morfologia, Facultad de Veterinaria de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, Spain
    J Comp Pathol 132:242-7. 2005
    ..High concentrations of PCBs 153, 180, 138 and 187 found in the liver may have been associated with the hepatosplenic lymphoma...
  8. ncbi request reprint Tracheal malformation in a bicephalic Honduran milk snake (Lampropeltis hondurensis) and subsequent fatal Salmonella arizonae infection
    J Oros
    Department of Histology and Pathological Anatomy, Veterinary Faculty, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    J Zoo Wildl Med 28:331-5. 1997
    ..Salmonella arizonae was cultured from the malformed duplicate trachea and was considered to be the etiologic agent causing necrosis...
  9. doi request reprint Biliary cirrhosis caused by Campula spp. in a dolphin and four porpoises
    J R Jaber
    Institute of Animal Health, Veterinary Faculty, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Trasmontaña s n 35416 Arucas Gran Canaria, Spain
    Dis Aquat Organ 106:79-84. 2013
    ..Massive infestation by these parasites should be included as a cause of hepatic failure resulting in stranding of marine mammals. ..
  10. ncbi request reprint African swine fever: morphopathology of a viral haemorrhagic disease
    F Rodriguez
    Department of Histology and Pathological Anatomy, Veterinary Faculty, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Vet Rec 139:249-54. 1996
    ..The histological findings and the distribution of VP73 and IgM and IgG indicated that the virus caused haemorrhagic lesions through its effect on various haemostatic mechanisms...
  11. doi request reprint Immunopathological study of parasitic cholangitis in cetaceans
    J R Jaber
    Instituto de Sanidad Animal, Facultad de Veterinaria, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Trasmontana s n, Arucas, Las Palmas, Spain
    Res Vet Sci 95:556-61. 2013
    ..Only occasional macrophages expressed iNOS, whereas Foxp3(+) lymphocytes were not found in any of the lesions described in the different types of cholangitis. ..
  12. ncbi request reprint Pathological and immunohistochemical study of gastrointestinal lesions in dolphins stranded in the Canary Islands
    J R Jaber
    Instituto de Sanidad Animal, Facultad de Veterinaria, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Trasmontaña sn, 35416 Arucas, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Vet Rec 159:410-4. 2006
    ..One dolphin had severe fibrinopurulent peritonitis, which may have been secondary to gastric perforation caused by the large mural granulomatous gastritis associated with P gastrophilus parasitism...
  13. doi request reprint Complex polysaccharide inclusions in the skeletal muscle of stranded cetaceans
    E Sierra
    Department of Veterinary Pathology, Institute of Animal Health, Veterinary School, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Trasmontana s n, 35416 Arucas, Las Palmas, Spain
    Vet J 193:152-6. 2012
    ..Based on these histological findings and the ubiquitin staining pattern, a morphological diagnosis of complex polysaccharide storage myopathy is proposed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Changes in lymphocyte subsets in the bronchus-associated lymphoid tissue of goats naturally infected with different Mycoplasma species
    F Rodriguez
    Department of Comparative Pathology, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Transontaña, 35416 Arucas, Gran Canaria, Spain
    J Vet Med B Infect Dis Vet Public Health 48:259-66. 2001
    ..The immunohistochemical results showed that activated T lymphocytes, particularly in the CD4 subset, and IgG+ B cells, play a major role in the immune response of the caprine lung infected with these species of mycoplasmas...
  15. ncbi request reprint Respiratory and digestive lesions caused by Salmonella arizonae in two snakes
    J Oros
    Department of Histology and Pathological Anatomy, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    J Comp Pathol 115:185-9. 1996
    ..An immunoperoxidase technique indicated that S. arizonae played a role in the causation of the lesions. In addition, the study showed the value of the technique for the detection of S. arizonae in the tissues of infected snakes...
  16. doi request reprint Capture myopathy in live-stranded cetaceans
    P Herraez
    Department of Comparative Pathology, Instituto Universitario de Sanidad Animal, Facultad de Veterinaria, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Arucas, Spain
    Vet J 196:181-8. 2013
    ..Although the syndrome related to death of live-stranded cetaceans is multifactorial, this study documents that a clinicopathological syndrome comparable to CM of terrestrial wildlife has a role in stranding outcomes...
  17. doi request reprint Primary central nervous system T-cell lymphoma in a common dolphin (Delphinus delphis)
    M Arbelo
    Division of Histology and Animal Pathology, Institute for Animal Health, Veterinary School, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain Electronic address
    J Comp Pathol 150:336-40. 2014
    ..No significant lesions were observed in other organs, including lymphoid organs. This is the first report of a primary T-cell lymphoma in the CNS in cetaceans. ..
  18. ncbi request reprint Incidence, pathology and involvement of Nasitrema species in odontocete strandings in the Canary Islands
    E Degollada
    Department of Morphology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Arucas, Spain
    Vet Rec 150:81-2. 2002
  19. ncbi request reprint Post-traumatic fat embolism causing haemothorax in a cat
    E Sierra
    Histology and Pathology Unit, Institute for Animal Health, Veterinary School, University of Las Palmas da Gran Canaria, Arucas 35416, Gran Canaria, Spain
    Vet Rec 161:170-2. 2007
  20. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous occurrence of Salmonella arizonae in a sulfur crested cockatoo (Cacatua galerita galerita) and iguanas
    J Oros
    Department of Histology and Pathology, Veterinary Faculty, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Arucas, Spain
    Avian Dis 42:818-23. 1998
    ..This is the first report of Salmonella arizonae infection in a cockatoo...
  21. ncbi request reprint Cross-reactivity of anti-human, anti-porcine and anti-bovine cytokine antibodies with cetacean tissues
    J R Jaber
    Unidad de Histología y Patología, Instituto de Sanidad Animal IUSA, Facultad de Veterinaria, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    J Comp Pathol 143:45-51. 2010
    ..This panel of anti-cytokine antibodies may be used to evaluate cytokine expression in snap-frozen tissue samples from the cetacean species tested...
  22. doi request reprint Epithelial and pancreatic choristoma in bovine lymph nodes
    O Quesada
    Unidad de Histología y Patología Animal, Instituto Universitario de Sanidad Animal, Facultad de Veterinaria, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, 35413 Arucas, Las Palmas, Spain
    J Comp Pathol 142:218-22. 2010
    ..To the best of our knowledge these are the first histological and immunohistochemical descriptions of epithelial and pancreatic choristomas in bovine lymph nodes...
  23. ncbi request reprint Rhabdomyolysis and myoglobinuric nephrosis (capture myopathy) in a striped dolphin
    P Herraez
    Department of Comparative Pathology, Institute of Animal Health, Veterinary College, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Trasmontana s n 35413, Arucas Las Palmas, Spain
    J Wildl Dis 43:770-4. 2007
    ..Stress, exertion, trauma, and crush injury caused during the stranding, restraint, and transportation were the main causes of rhabdomyolysis in this case...
  24. doi request reprint Mixed testicular neoplasia in a short beaked common dolphin Delphinus delphis
    J Díaz-Delgado
    Veterinary Histology and Pathology, Institute of Animal Health, Veterinary School, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Trasmontana s n, Arucas 35413, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Dis Aquat Organ 101:257-60. 2012
    ..However, metastatic potential for these neoplastic conditions should be considered...
  25. ncbi request reprint Debilitating cutaneous poxvirus infection in a Hodgson's grandala (Grandala coelicolor)
    J Oros
    Department of Histology and Pathology, Veterinary Faculty, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Avian Dis 41:481-3. 1997
    ..Electron microscopy revealed numerous pox virions in the inclusion bodies. This is the first report of cutaneous poxvirus infection in a Hodgson's grandala...
  26. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical detection of interleukin-12 and interferon-gamma in pigs experimentally infected with Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae
    F Rodriguez
    Department of Comparative Pathology, Veterinary Faculty, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Trasmontana s n, 35416 Arucas, Gran Canaria, Spain
    J Comp Pathol 136:79-82. 2007
    ..The results suggest that IL-12 and IFN-gamma play a role in pulmonary defence mechanisms against Mh infection...
  27. ncbi request reprint Relationship between rheumatoid arthritis and Mycoplasma pneumoniae: a case-control study
    A S Ramirez
    Unit of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Veterinary Faculty, University of Las Palmas de G C, Trasmontana s n, Arucas 35416, Las Palmas, Spain
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 44:912-4. 2005
    ..The majority of the characteristics of this infirmity can be observed in chronic arthritis produced by mycoplasmas in animals. In this study the association between Mycoplasma pneumoniae and RA has been evaluated...
  28. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical detection of Mycoplasma agalactiae in formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissues from naturally and experimentally infected goats
    F Rodriguez
    Department of Comparative Pathology, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    J Vet Med B Infect Dis Vet Public Health 49:226-9. 2002
    ..agalactiae in cases of clinical mastitis as well as being a useful tool for the study of the route of infection and cellular types involved during mastitis caused by this organism...
  29. doi request reprint Adrenocorticotrophic hormone-stimulated cortisol release by the head kidney inter-renal tissue from sea bream (Sparus aurata) fed with linseed oil and soyabean oil
    Rachid Ganga
    Grupo de Investigación en Acuicultura, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and Instituto Canario de Ciencias Marinas, Transmontaña S n, 35416 Arucas, Las Palmas, Canary Islands, Spain
    Br J Nutr 105:238-47. 2011
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