Experts and Doctors on chickens in Argentina


Locale: Argentina
Topic: chickens

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  1. Areco V, Rodriguez V, Marchionatti A, Carpentieri A, Tolosa de Talamoni N. Melatonin not only restores but also prevents the inhibition of the intestinal Ca(2+) absorption caused by glutathione depleting drugs. Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol. 2016;197:16-22 pubmed publisher
    ..It might become one drug for the treatment of intestinal Ca(2+) absorption under oxidant conditions having the advantage of low or null side effects. ..
  2. Zamarreño F, Herrera F, Corsico B, Costabel M. Similar structures but different mechanisms: Prediction of FABPs-membrane interaction by electrostatic calculation. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2012;1818:1691-7 pubmed
    ..This type of calculations could provide a starting point for further computational or experimental analysis. ..
  3. Pardini L, Moré G, Rudzinski M, Gos M, Campero L, Meyer A, et al. Toxoplasma gondii isolates from chickens in an area with human toxoplasmic retinochoroiditis. Exp Parasitol. 2016;166:16-20 pubmed publisher
    ..Genotyping of T. gondii from samples of patients with retinochoroiditis in the same area could improve the understanding of the epidemiology of toxoplasmosis in the region. ..
  4. Rivero M, Furman N, Mencacci N, Picca P, Toum L, Lentz E, et al. Stacking of antimicrobial genes in potato transgenic plants confers increased resistance to bacterial and fungal pathogens. J Biotechnol. 2012;157:334-43 pubmed publisher
    ..On the basis of these results, we propose that stacking of these transgenes is a promising approach to achieve resistance to both bacterial and fungal pathogens. ..
  5. Huberman Y, Terzolo H. Fowl typhoid: assessment of a disinfectant oral dose to reduce horizontal spread and mortality. Avian Dis. 2008;52:320-3 pubmed
    ..Nevertheless, higher doses should be avoided because they may cause horizontal increased spread of the disease and mortality. ..
  6. Chacana P, Terzolo H. Protection conferred by a live Salmonella Enteritidis vaccine against fowl typhoid in laying hens. Avian Dis. 2006;50:280-3 pubmed
    ..In countries where Salmonella Gallinarum subsists together with Salmonella Enteritidis, control programs should include vaccination of laying hens using safe attenuated Salmonella strains. ..
  7. Landoni M, Albarellos G. The use of antimicrobial agents in broiler chickens. Vet J. 2015;205:21-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Doses frequently employed for flock treatment are presented as are accepted withdrawal times. ..
  8. Aragones A, Gonzalez C, Spinedi N, Lantos C. Regulatory effects of 5 beta-reduced steroids. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 1991;39:253-63 pubmed
    ..e. the synthesis of progesterone and higher hydroxylated steroids, by steroidogenic glands in the event of an excessive precursor reduction. ..
  9. Chimeno Zoth S, Gómez E, Carballeda J, Taboga O, Carrillo E, Berinstein A. Potential use of the hemagglutinin-neuraminidase glycoprotein of Newcastle disease virus expressed in Rachiplusia nu larvae as an immunogen for chickens. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2009;16:775-8 pubmed publisher
    ..When it was used as an immunogen in chickens, a solid immune response, including neutralizing antibodies, was detected, demonstrating the potential use of this simple and economic strategy in the design of recombinant anti-NDV vaccines. ..

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  1. Fernández M, Salomón O, Cavia R, Perez A, Acardi S, Guccione J. Lutzomyia longipalpis spatial distribution and association with environmental variables in an urban focus of visceral leishmaniasis, Misiones, Argentina. Acta Trop. 2010;114:81-7 pubmed publisher
    ..These results once validated will contribute to the control strategy design through risk maps, in order to prioritize areas for prevention and control, and setting the appropriate scale for intervention. ..
  2. Giusti S, Fiszer de Plazas S. Neuroprotection by hypoxic preconditioning involves upregulation of hypoxia-inducible factor-1 in a prenatal model of acute hypoxia. J Neurosci Res. 2012;90:468-78 pubmed publisher
    ..We provide in vivo evidence that administration of Fe(2+) and ascorbate modulates HIF accumulation, suggesting that PHDs might be targets for neuroprotection in the CNS...
  3. Parma Y, Chacana P, Roge A, Kahl A, Cangelosi A, Geoghegan P, et al. Antibodies anti-Shiga toxin 2 B subunit from chicken egg yolk: isolation, purification and neutralization efficacy. Toxicon. 2011;58:380-8 pubmed publisher
    ..IgY technology could be an useful tool for research, diagnosis and therapy of EHEC infection...
  4. Carballeda J, Zoth S, Gómez E, Gravisaco M, Berinstein A. Activation of the immune response against Infectious Bursal Disease Virus after intramuscular inoculation of an intermediate strain. Immunobiology. 2011;216:1028-33 pubmed publisher
  5. Falivene J, Del Médico Zajac M, Pascutti M, Rodríguez A, Maeto C, Perdiguero B, et al. Improving the MVA vaccine potential by deleting the viral gene coding for the IL-18 binding protein. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e32220 pubmed publisher
    ..Our findings clearly show that the deletion of the viral IL-18 bp gene is an effective approach to increase MVA vaccine efficacy, as immunogenicity improvements were observed against vector antigens and more importantly to HIV antigens. ..
  6. Craig M, Rimondi A, Delamer M, Sansalone P, Konig G, Vagnozzi A, et al. Molecular characterization of chicken infectious anemia virus circulating in Argentina during 2007. Avian Dis. 2009;53:331-5 pubmed
    ..In addition, this analysis could be considered in future control strategies focused not only on breeders but on broilers and layer flocks...
  7. Vazquez Prokopec G, Ceballos L, Cecere M, Gurtler R. Seasonal variations of microclimatic conditions in domestic and peridomestic habitats of Triatoma infestans in rural northwest Argentina. Acta Trop. 2002;84:229-38 pubmed
    ..Heterogeneous habitat conditions are expected to affect T. infestans population parameters, dispersal, control and infection with Trypanosoma cruzi. ..
  8. Bianchi T, Aviles G, Sabattini M. Biological characteristics of an enzootic subtype of western equine encephalomyelitis virus from Argentina. Acta Virol. 1997;41:13-20 pubmed
    ..This study provides tools for the differentiation of WEE complex viruses and strains in the future ecological work on WEE in South America...
  9. Nolan V, Perduca M, Monaco H, Montich G. Chicken liver bile acid-binding protein is in a compact partly folded state at acidic pH. Its relevance to the interaction with lipid membranes. Biochemistry. 2005;44:8486-93 pubmed
    ..The presence of partly folded states under acidic conditions in solution suggests the possibility that membrane binding of L-BABP occurs via this state. ..
  10. Santillan G, Katz S, Vazquez G, Boland R. TRPC3-like protein and vitamin D receptor mediate 1alpha,25(OH)2D3-induced SOC influx in muscle cells. Int J Biochem Cell Biol. 2004;36:1910-8 pubmed
    ..We propose that endogenous TRPC3-like proteins and the VDR participate in the modulation of CCE by 1alpha,25(OH)2D3 in muscle cells, which could be mediated by an interaction between these proteins. ..
  11. Parma Y, Chacana P, Lucchesi P, Roge A, Granobles Velandia C, Kruger A, et al. Detection of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli by sandwich enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay using chicken egg yolk IgY antibodies. Front Cell Infect Microbiol. 2012;2:84 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results show that anti-Stx2B IgY sandwich ELISA could be used in routine diagnosis as a rapid, specific and economic method for detection of Shiga toxin-producing E. coli...
  12. Strobl Mazzulla P, Bronner M. A PHD12-Snail2 repressive complex epigenetically mediates neural crest epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition. J Cell Biol. 2012;198:999-1010 pubmed publisher
  13. Vega C, Bok M, Vlasova A, Chattha K, Fernandez F, Wigdorovitz A, et al. IgY antibodies protect against human Rotavirus induced diarrhea in the neonatal gnotobiotic piglet disease model. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e42788 pubmed publisher
    ..This strategy can be scaled-up to inexpensively produce large amounts of polyclonal IgY Abs from egg yolks to be applied as a preventive and therapeutic passive Ab treatment to control RV diarrhea...
  14. Bussmann U, P rez S ez J, Bussmann L, Bara ao J. Aryl hydrocarbon receptor activation leads to impairment of estrogen-driven chicken vitellogenin promoter activity in LMH cells. Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol. 2013;157:111-8 pubmed publisher
  15. Zanetti F, Del Médico Zajac M, Taboga O, Calamante G. Evaluation of modified vaccinia virus Ankara expressing VP2 protein of infectious bursal disease virus as an immunogen in chickens. J Vet Sci. 2012;13:199-201 pubmed
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first report on the usefulness of MVA-based vectors for developing recombinant vaccines for poultry...
  16. Buscaglia C. Influence of the addition of antibiotics on survival of herpesvirus of turkeys. Avian Dis. 2013;57:437-9 pubmed
    ..Viremia levels were similar between 1 and 16 wk after vaccination with HVT with ceftiofur A or B. The pH values (7.5) were the same in vaccines with and without antibiotics. ..
  17. Ortalli A, Fiore L, Di Napoli J, Rapacioli M, Salierno M, Etchenique R, et al. EphA3 expressed in the chicken tectum stimulates nasal retinal ganglion cell axon growth and is required for retinotectal topographic map formation. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e38566 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, opposing tectal gradients of repellent ephrin-As and of axon growth stimulating EphA3 complement each other to map optic fibers along the rostro-caudal tectal axis...
  18. Vazquez D, Canale D, Gurtler R. Effects of non-susceptible hosts on the infection with Trypanosoma cruzi of the vector Triatoma infestans: an experimental model. Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz. 1999;94:413-9 pubmed
    ..infestans would make this difference fade out if longer exposure times had been provided. ..
  19. Aviles G, Sabattini M, Mitchell C. Peroral susceptibility of Aedes albifasciatus and Culex pipiens complex mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) from Argentina to western equine encephalitis virus. Rev Saude Publica. 1990;24:265-9 pubmed
    ..Both subspecies of Cx. pipiens are refractory to peroral infection by WEE virus and probably do not play a role in the WEE virus cycle in Argentina...
  20. Lipovsek M, Im G, Franchini L, Pisciottano F, Katz E, Fuchs P, et al. Phylogenetic differences in calcium permeability of the auditory hair cell cholinergic nicotinic receptor. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012;109:4308-13 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, they suggest that high Ca(2+) permeability of the ?9?10 cholinergic nicotinic receptor might have evolved together with other features that have given the mammalian ear an expanded high-frequency sensitivity...
  21. Aviles G, Sabattini M, Mitchell C. Transmission of western equine encephalomyelitis virus by Argentine Aedes albifasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae). J Med Entomol. 1992;29:850-3 pubmed
    ..Therefore, the final piece of evidence incriminating Ae. albifasciatus as a natural vector of WEE virus has been obtained. This is the first mosquito species to be incriminated as a vector of WEE virus in South America...
  22. Zoth S, Gómez E, Carballeda J, Carrillo E, Berinstein A. Expression of a secreted version of the hemagglutinin-neuraminidase glycoprotein of Newcastle disease virus: its evaluation as a diagnostic reagent. J Vet Diagn Invest. 2011;23:519-23 pubmed publisher
    ..The present results show that the cloning strategy developed yielded the HN protein free in the cell culture supernatant and that the recombinant protein retained its reactivity with anti-NDV HN antibodies in chicken sera...
  23. Luna A, Labaque M, Zygadlo J, Marin R. Effects of thymol and carvacrol feed supplementation on lipid oxidation in broiler meat. Poult Sci. 2010;89:366-70 pubmed publisher
    ..Interestingly, the same lower values of TBARS were detected between those feed-supplemented groups. Therefore, the application of the natural antioxidants thymol or carvacrol could be useful to improve poultry meat quality. ..
  24. Soñez M, Sonez C, Mugnaini M, Haedo M, Romera S, Lombardo D, et al. Effects of differential pulse frequencies of chicken gonadotrophin-releasing hormone-I (cGnRH-I) on laying hen gonadotrope responses in vitro. Biotech Histochem. 2010;85:355-63 pubmed publisher
    ..These results in avian cells showed differences in responses to GnRH pulse frequencies from those reported earlier in mammals. ..
  25. Gürtler R, Ceballos L, Ordóñez Krasnowski P, Lanati L, Stariolo R, Kitron U. Strong host-feeding preferences of the vector Triatoma infestans modified by vector density: implications for the epidemiology of Chagas disease. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2009;3:e447 pubmed publisher
    ..We tested whether Triatoma infestans bugs prefer to feed on dogs vs. chickens and on dogs vs. cats and whether vector density modified host choices and other vital rates under natural conditions...
  26. Fuentes F, Arregui C. Microtubule and cell contact dependency of ER-bound PTP1B localization in growth cones. Mol Biol Cell. 2009;20:1878-89 pubmed publisher
  27. Ostrowski de Núñez M. Life cycle of Stephanoprora uruguayense (Digenea: Echinostomatidae) in Argentina. J Parasitol. 2007;93:1090-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Likewise, although S. denticulata and S. paradenticulata from Venezuela are similar to S. uruguayense in adult morphology, they differ considerably in larval morphology and intermediate hosts...
  28. Ostrowski de Núñez M, Quintana M. The life cycle of Stephanoprora aylacostoma n.sp. (Digenea: Echinostomatidae), parasite of the threatened snail Aylacostoma chloroticum (Prosobranchia, Thiaridae), in Argentina. Parasitol Res. 2008;102:647-55 pubmed
    ..The new species differs from other species of the genus in its larger eggs, in the smaller, slender body and smaller collar spines of the adult and in the morphological and biological features of the larval stages...
  29. Prepelitchi L, de Núñez M. Echinostomatid larval stages in Lymnaea viatrix (Gastropoda: Pulmonata) from southwest Patagonia, Argentina. J Parasitol. 2007;93:323-7 pubmed
    ..This study represents the first detailed description of parasites other than Fasciola hepatica in L. viatrix from Argentina...
  30. Huberman Y, Bueno D, Terzolo H. Evaluation of the protection conferred by a disinfectant against clinical disease caused by Avibacterium paragallinarum serovars A, B, and C from Argentina. Avian Dis. 2005;49:588-91 pubmed
    ..According to these results, in order to diminish the clinical signs of infectious coryza in birds vaccinated against A. paragallinarum, it is recommended to administer this disinfectant in drinking water and by environmental spraying...
  31. Gusils C, Cuozzo S, Sesma F, Gonzalez S. Examination of adhesive determinants in three species of Lactobacillus isolated from chicken. Can J Microbiol. 2002;48:34-42 pubmed
    ..The lactic acid bacteria studied here showed different surface determinants, which could be involved in the interactions between these lactobacilli and intestinal epithelial cells...
  32. Rovasio R, Faas L, Battiato N. Insights into stem cell factor chemotactic guidance of neural crest cells revealed by a real-time directionality-based assay. Eur J Cell Biol. 2012;91:375-90 pubmed publisher
    ..This data amplifies the functional scope of trophic factors by involving them in new cell behaviors such as molecular guidance in the colonization mechanism of embryonic cells...
  33. Hernández M, Wehrendt D, Arregui C. The protein tyrosine phosphatase PTP1B is required for efficient delivery of N-cadherin to the cell surface. Mol Biol Cell. 2010;21:1387-97 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results suggest that PTP1B promotes the association of p120 to the N-cadherin precursor, facilitating the trafficking of the complex from the ER to the Golgi complex. ..
  34. Zanetti F, Berinstein A, Carrillo E. Effect of host selective pressure on Newcastle disease virus virulence. Microb Pathog. 2008;44:135-40 pubmed
    ..Nucleotide changes in the F protein cleavage site amino acid sequence and in the hemagglutinin-neuraminidase protein sequence are reported...
  35. Diaz L, Flores F, Beranek M, Rivarola M, Almiron W, Contigiani M. Transmission of endemic St Louis encephalitis virus strains by local Culex quinquefasciatus populations in Cordoba, Argentina. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2013;107:332-4 pubmed publisher
    ..Although it is not fully understood, the SLEV transmission network may involve Culex quinquefasciatus mosquitoes as vectors and Columbidae species as hosts...
  36. Iglesias G, Soria L, Goto R, Jar A, Miquel M, Lopez O, et al. Genotypic variability at the major histocompatibility complex (B and Rfp-Y) in Camperos broiler chickens. Anim Genet. 2003;34:88-95 pubmed
    ..We conclude that substantial MHC B and Rfp-Y diversity exists within broiler chickens that might be drawn upon in selecting for desirable immunological traits. ..
  37. Buscaglia C, Nervi P, Risso M. Characterization of four very virulent Argentinian strains of Marek's disease virus and the influence of one of those isolates on synergism between Marek's disease vaccine viruses. Avian Pathol. 2004;33:190-5 pubmed
    ..However, further studies are needed to evaluate the real role of these and other Marek's disease isolates in 'vaccination failures' and the influence of serotype and virus strain on synergism between Marek's disease vaccine viruses. ..