Experts and Doctors on swine in Japan


Locale: Japan
Topic: swine

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  1. Terada T, Saito H, Mukai M, Inui K. Identification of the histidine residues involved in substrate recognition by a rat H+/peptide cotransporter, PEPT1. FEBS Lett. 1996;394:196-200 pubmed
    ..These findings suggest that both histidine 57 and histidine 121, which are conserved in the rat, rabbit and human PEPT1, are involved in substrate recognition of this molecule. ..
  2. Sakurai T. Roles of orexin/hypocretin in regulation of sleep/wakefulness and energy homeostasis. Sleep Med Rev. 2005;9:231-41 pubmed
  3. Ohba T, Shibahara T, Kobayashi H, Takashima A, Nagoshi M, Araki M, et al. Prevalence of granulomatous pleuropneumonia associated with Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae serotype 2 in slaughter pigs. J Vet Med Sci. 2009;71:1089-92 pubmed
    ..The present survey suggests that multifocal granulomatous pneumonia in slaughter pigs could be highly associated with A. pleuropneumoniae serotype 2 infection. ..
  4. Ogawa Y, Ooka T, Shi F, Ogura Y, Nakayama K, Hayashi T, et al. The genome of Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae, the causative agent of swine erysipelas, reveals new insights into the evolution of firmicutes and the organism's intracellular adaptations. J Bacteriol. 2011;193:2959-71 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, the E. rhusiopathiae genome represents evolutionary traits of both Firmicutes and Mollicutes and provides new insights into its evolutionary adaptations for intracellular survival...
  5. Tsukahara T, Yoshida Y, Tsushima T, Watanabe T, Matsubara N, Inoue R, et al. Evaluation of the heat-killed and dried cell preparation of Enterococcus faecalis against villous atrophy in early-weaned mice and pigs. Anim Sci J. 2011;82:302-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The villous heights in SI were significantly higher by EC-12 administration in all experiments. EC-12 successfully improved the villous atrophy in the early-weaned mice and pigs when EC-12 was administered orally. ..
  6. Murakami Y, Itoh T, Ohata K, Yasue H. Assignment of alpha 1-acid glycoprotein gene (ORM1) to swine chromosome region 1q210-->q212 by fluorescence in situ hybridization. Cytogenet Cell Genet. 1995;70:186-7 pubmed
    ..From this result and published gene mapping data, it was concluded that the syntenic group comprised of ORM1, IFNA1, and GRP78 in the human genome is also conserved in the pig. ..
  7. Nakajima I, Oe M, Ojima K, Muroya S, Shibata M, Chikuni K. Cellularity of developing subcutaneous adipose tissue in Landrace and Meishan pigs: adipocyte size differences between two breeds. Anim Sci J. 2011;82:144-9 pubmed publisher
  8. Mori T, Guo M, Sato E, Baba T, Takasaki S, Mori E. Molecular and immunological approaches to mammalian fertilization. J Reprod Immunol. 2000;47:139-58 pubmed
  9. Shindoh J, Naruse K, Sakai Y, Makuuchi M. Efficacy of immunoadsorbent devices for maintaining hepatic function in ex vivo direct xenogenic hemoperfusion. Int J Artif Organs. 2004;27:294-302 pubmed

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  1. Horii Hayashi N, Tatsumi K, Matsusue Y, Okuda H, Okuda A, Hayashi M, et al. Chondroitin sulfate demarcates astrocytic territories in the mammalian cerebral cortex. Neurosci Lett. 2010;483:67-72 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, CS demarcates territories of a certain population of cortical astrocytes and the cerebral cortex is composed of CS-rich astrocytes and -poor astrocytes in a mosaic fashion. ..
  2. Kato A, Sugiura N, Hagiwara H, Hirose S. Cloning, amino acid sequence and tissue distribution of porcine thimet oligopeptidase. A comparison with soluble angiotensin-binding protein. Eur J Biochem. 1994;221:159-65 pubmed
    ..This assay also revealed tissue-specific alternative splicing of the sABP-encoding message. ..
  3. Fujii H, Nomura M, Kanda T, Amano O, Iseki S, Hatakeyama K, et al. Cloning of a cDNA encoding rat intestinal 15 kDa protein and its tissue distribution. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 1993;190:175-80 pubmed
  4. Tomioka I, Takahashi T, Shimada A, Yoshioka K, Sasaki E. Birth of common marmoset (Callithrix jacchus) offspring derived from in vitro-matured oocytes in chemically defined medium. Theriogenology. 2012;78:1487-93 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, we concluded that POM was suitable for marmoset oocyte culture. Furthermore, this was apparently the first report of marmoset offspring derived from oocytes cultured in chemically defined medium...
  5. Kojima M, Minamino N, Kangawa K, Matsuo H. Cloning and sequence analysis of cDNA encoding a precursor for rat brain natriuretic peptide. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 1989;159:1420-6 pubmed
    ..Comparing sequences of precursors of ANP and BNP thus far identified, structural and processing features characteristic of the BNP family were discussed. ..
  6. Araki K, Kuroki J, Ito O, Kuwada M, Tachibana S. Novel peptide inhibitor (SPAI) of Na+, K+-ATPase from porcine intestine. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 1989;164:496-502 pubmed
    ..The kinetics study revealed that SPAIs inhibited Na+, K+-ATPase by the competitive mode against Na+ and were uncompetitive with K+. ..
  7. Narita M, Ishi M. Brain lesions in pigs dually infected with porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus and pseudorabies virus. J Comp Pathol. 2006;134:111-4 pubmed
    ..The distribution of lesions corresponded closely with the detection of intranuclear inclusion bodies and PRV antigen. High numbers of TUNEL-positive cells detected in the thymus were associated with thymic atrophy. ..
  8. Kimura Y, Tsuji W, Yamashiro H, Toi M, Inamoto T, Tabata Y. In situ adipogenesis in fat tissue augmented by collagen scaffold with gelatin microspheres containing basic fibroblast growth factor. J Tissue Eng Regen Med. 2010;4:55-61 pubmed publisher
    ..This technique might be applicable for the reconstruction of volume contour deformities by trauma or surgical interventions of adipose tissue in a minimally invasive manner. ..
  9. Minegishi T, Nakamura K, Takakura Y, Miyamoto K, Hasegawa Y, Ibuki Y, et al. Cloning and sequencing of human LH/hCG receptor cDNA. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 1990;172:1049-54 pubmed
    ..While the protein is 85 and 87% identical overall with the previously cloned rat and porcine LH/hCG receptor respectively, the most highly conserved regions are the putative transmembrane segments (91 and 94% similarity, respectively). ..
  10. Kokuho T, Uchimura A, Inumaru S. cDNA cloning of porcine interleukin-2 receptor-alpha gene. Immunol Cell Biol. 1997;75:515-8 pubmed
    ..The expressed protein was specifically reactive to the mAb, 231-3B2, which seemed to be specific for porcine IL-2R alpha. This result reciprocally confirmed that the mAb, 231-3B2, recognizes porcine IL-2R alpha on a molecular basis. ..
  11. Hayashi H, Yoneda A, Asada M, Ikekita M, Imamura T. Molecular cloning of mouse alpha-1,6-fucosyltransferase and expression of its mRNA in the developing cerebrum. DNA Seq. 2000;11:91-6 pubmed
    ..The expression profile suggests important roles of FUT in the developing central nervous system. ..
  12. Sakumoto R, Komatsu T, Kasuya E, Saito T, Okuda K. Expression of mRNAs for interleukin-4, interleukin-6 and their receptors in porcine corpus luteum during the estrous cycle. Domest Anim Endocrinol. 2006;31:246-57 pubmed
    ..Collectively, both IL-4 and IL-6 may play roles in regulating porcine CL function throughout the estrous cycle...
  13. Asano T, Adachi Y. Effects of griseoviridin and viridogrisein against swine dysentery in experimental infection by using mice and pigs. J Vet Med Sci. 2006;68:555-60 pubmed
    ..hyodysenteriae, a large difference was not observed between the effect of griseoviridin alone and that in combination with viridogrisein. Nevertheless, griseoviridin alone exhibited a therapeutic effect superior to that of lincomycin. ..
  14. Miyagi K, Kiyonaka S, Yamada K, Miki T, Mori E, Kato K, et al. A pathogenic C terminus-truncated polycystin-2 mutant enhances receptor-activated Ca2+ entry via association with TRPC3 and TRPC7. J Biol Chem. 2009;284:34400-12 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results suggest that heteromeric cation channels comprised of the TRPP2 mutant and the TRPC3 or TRPC7 protein induce enhanced receptor-activated Ca(2+) influx that may lead to dysregulated cell growth in ADPKD. ..
  15. Kanazawa H, Tseliou E, Dawkins J, de Couto G, Gallet R, Malliaras K, et al. Durable Benefits of Cellular Postconditioning: Long-Term Effects of Allogeneic Cardiosphere-Derived Cells Infused After Reperfusion in Pigs with Acute Myocardial Infarction. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016;5: pubmed publisher
    ..The favorable effects persist for at least 2 months after therapy. Thus, cellular postconditioning confers not only acute cardioprotection, but also lasting structural and functional benefits. ..
  16. Yoshida K, Toda N. Colocalization of acetylcholinesterase and vasoactive intestinal peptide (VIP) in nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate diaphorase (NADPH-d) positive neurons in the intralingual ganglia and perivascular nerve fibers around lingual arteries in t. Neurosci Lett. 1997;222:147-50 pubmed
    ..The present study suggests the view that the three markers coexist in the axons and nerve terminals of these intralingual neurons. ..
  17. Sugimoto K, Fukuda R, Himeno M. Centromere/kinetochore localization of human centromere protein A (CENP-A) exogenously expressed as a fusion to green fluorescent protein. Cell Struct Funct. 2000;25:253-61 pubmed
    ..These cell lines will further be used for visualizing the prekinetochore locus in interphase nuclei as well as analyzing kinetochore dynamics in the living cells. ..
  18. Morozumi T, Naito T, Lan P, Nakajima E, Mitsuhashi T, Mikawa S, et al. Molecular cloning and characterization of porcine Mx2 gene. Mol Immunol. 2009;46:858-65 pubmed publisher
    ..This report is the first to describe the intact porcine Mx2 gene, which is a functional gene that may play a key role in the clearance of viruses in pigs. ..
  19. Moriyama K, Nishida E, Yonezawa N, Sakai H, Matsumoto S, Iida K, et al. Destrin, a mammalian actin-depolymerizing protein, is closely related to cofilin. Cloning and expression of porcine brain destrin cDNA. J Biol Chem. 1990;265:5768-73 pubmed
    ..Northern blot analyses indicated that both destrin mRNA and cofilin mRNA are widely distributed in various tissues, but both mRNAs differ in their relative abundance among tissues. ..
  20. Kato Y, Hirai T. Cloning and DNA sequence analysis of the cDNA for the precursor of porcine luteinizing hormone (LH) beta subunit. Mol Cell Endocrinol. 1989;62:47-53 pubmed
    ..The 5' untranslated sequence shows a low homology and is extremely long when compared with other mammalian LH beta subunit cDNAs. Northern analysis showed that the length of the pLH beta subunit mRNA is about 0.85 kb. ..
  21. Jin Y, Bannai S, Dacheux F, Dacheux J, Okamura N. Direct evidence for the secretion of lactoferrin and its binding to sperm in the porcine epididymis. Mol Reprod Dev. 1997;47:490-6 pubmed
    ..These results strongly suggest new physiological functions of lactoferrin on the sperm maturation in the epididymis. ..
  22. Ahmed A, Ishida Y, Shimamoto T. Molecular characterization of antimicrobial resistance in Salmonella isolated from animals in Japan. J Appl Microbiol. 2009;106:402-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Thompson. Little is known about the molecular basis of antimicrobial resistance in Salmonella isolated from animals. This study provides useful data on the incidence of integrons and resistance genes in Salmonella of animal origin. ..
  23. Takano R, Nidom C, Kiso M, Muramoto Y, Yamada S, Shinya K, et al. A comparison of the pathogenicity of avian and swine H5N1 influenza viruses in Indonesia. Arch Virol. 2009;154:677-81 pubmed publisher
    ..We found that swine isolates were less virulent to mice than avian isolates, suggesting that the viruses became attenuated during their replication in pigs. Continuous surveillance of H5N1 viruses among pigs is clearly warranted. ..
  24. Akizuki N, Kangawa K, Minamino N, Matsuo H. Cloning and sequence analysis of complementary DNA encoding a precursor for chicken natriuretic peptide. FEBS Lett. 1991;280:357-62 pubmed
    ..However, a characteristic AT-rich nucleotide sequence commonly found in mammalian BNPs was also present in the 3'-untranslated region. Thus, chNP is concluded to be classified into the BNP-type. ..
  25. Komatsuda A, Wakui H, Oyama Y, Imai H, Miura A, Itoh H, et al. Overexpression of the human 72 kDa heat shock protein in renal tubular cells confers resistance against oxidative injury and cisplatin toxicity. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 1999;14:1385-90 pubmed
    ..These results indicate that overexpressed HSP72 plays a direct role in protecting renal tubular cells against oxidative injury and cisplatin toxicity. ..
  26. Kerdsin A, Akeda Y, Hatrongjit R, Detchawna U, Sekizaki T, Hamada S, et al. Streptococcus suis serotyping by a new multiplex PCR. J Med Microbiol. 2014;63:824-30 pubmed publisher
    ..Our multiplex PCR was able to simultaneously amplify a DNA mixture of reference Streptococcus suis serotypes. This assay should be useful for serotype surveillance of human and pig isolates of Streptococcus suis. ..
  27. Tanaka T, Andoh N, Takeya T, Sato E. Differential screening of ovarian cDNA libraries detected the expression of the porcine collagenase inhibitor gene in functional corpora lutea. Mol Cell Endocrinol. 1992;83:65-71 pubmed
  28. Yoshida S, Yamanouchi K, Hasegawa T, Ikeda A, Suzuki M, Chang K, et al. Molecular cloning of cDNA for equine ovarian inhibin/activin beta A subunit. J Vet Med Sci. 1995;57:469-73 pubmed
    ..Northern blot analysis revealed that placenta from mare on day 180 of pregnancy contained a 1.5 kb inhibin/activin beta A subunit mRNA. ..
  29. Isobe K, Nakai T, Takuwa Y. Ca(2+)-dependent stimulatory effect of pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide on catecholamine secretion from cultured porcine adrenal medullary chromaffin cells. Endocrinology. 1993;132:1757-65 pubmed
  30. Iida K, Moriyama K, Matsumoto S, Kawasaki H, Nishida E, Yahara I. Isolation of a yeast essential gene, COF1, that encodes a homologue of mammalian cofilin, a low-M(r) actin-binding and depolymerizing protein. Gene. 1993;124:115-20 pubmed
    ..Gene disruption and tetrad analysis showed that gene COF1 is essential for yeast cell growth. Expression of the cDNA of porcine Cof or destrin (Des), the latter a Cof-related protein, complemented the cof1 null allele in yeast cells. ..
  31. Chung H, Kato T, Kato Y. Erratum to "Molecular cloning of c-jun and c-fox cDNAs from porcine anterior pituitary and their involvement in gonadotropin-releasing hormone stimulation" [Mol. Cell. Endocrinol. 119 (1996) 77]. Mol Cell Endocrinol. 1996;122:113-4 pubmed
  32. Hara K, Kashimura S, Hieda Y, Kageura M. Simple extractive derivatization of methamphetamine and its metabolites in biological materials with Extrelut columns for their GC-MS determination. J Anal Toxicol. 1997;21:54-8 pubmed
    ..After deproteinization and adjustment of the pH to 12.6, the sample was applied to an Extrelut column. Using the present method, AMP, MAMP, and HMAMP could be determined in an actual forensic case study...
  33. Jin Y, Dacheux F, Dacheux J, Bannai S, Sugita Y, Okamura N. Purification and properties of major alpha-D-mannosidase in the luminal fluid of porcine epididymis. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1999;1432:382-92 pubmed
  34. Muneta Y, Shimoji Y, Yokomizo Y, Mori Y. Molecular cloning of porcine interleukin-1beta converting enzyme and differential gene expression of IL-1beta converting enzyme, IL-1beta, and IL-18 in porcine alveolar macrophages. J Interferon Cytokine Res. 1999;19:1289-96 pubmed
    ..Moreover, IL-1beta and IL-18 transcripts were differently expressed after LPS stimulation. ..
  35. Kaku Y, Sarai A, Murakami Y. Genetic reclassification of porcine enteroviruses. J Gen Virol. 2001;82:417-24 pubmed
  36. Nakagawa Y, Yamada N, Shimizu H, Shiota M, Tamura M, Kim Mitsuyama S, et al. Tyrosine phosphatase epsilonM stimulates migration and survival of porcine aortic endothelial cells by activating c-Src. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2004;325:314-9 pubmed
    ..Considering the behaviors of vascular ECs in the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis, these data suggest that PTPepsilonM negatively regulates the development of this disease by activating c-Src. ..
  37. Sekizaki T, Takamatsu D, Osaki M, Shimoji Y. Different foreign genes incidentally integrated into the same locus of the Streptococcus suis genome. J Bacteriol. 2005;187:872-83 pubmed
    ..These results suggest that various foreign genes described here were incidentally integrated into the same locus of the S. suis genome...
  38. Shimizu M, Tanabe S, Morimatsu F, Nagao K, Yanagita T, Kato N, et al. Consumption of pork-liver protein hydrolysate reduces body fat in Otsuka Long-Evans Tokushima Fatty rats by suppressing hepatic lipogenesis. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 2006;70:112-8 pubmed
    ..In the LETO rats, growth and adipose tissue weight were unaffected by dietary treatment. The results suggest that PLH is a novel ingredient suppressing body fat in genetically obese rats by reducing lipogenesis. ..
  39. Yamashita Y, Okamoto M, Ikeda M, Okamoto A, Sakai M, Gunji Y, et al. Protein kinase C (PKC) increases TACE/ADAM17 enzyme activity in porcine ovarian somatic cells, which is essential for granulosa cell luteinization and oocyte maturation. Endocrinology. 2014;155:1080-90 pubmed publisher
  40. Sakai R, Kitano E, Hatanaka M, Lo P, Matsuura R, Deguchi K, et al. Studies of Pig Complement: Measurement of Pig CH50, ACH50, and Components. Transplant Proc. 2016;48:1282-4 pubmed publisher
    ..The alternative pathway of pig complement reacted with human erythrocytes. As a whole, pig innate immunity, the complement system and natural antibody, recognizes the surfaces of human cells. ..
  41. Oritani H, Deyashiki Y, Nakayama T, Hara A, Sawada H, Matsuura K, et al. Purification and characterization of pig lung carbonyl reductase. Arch Biochem Biophys. 1992;292:539-47 pubmed
    ..The results suggest that the pig enzyme exhibits negative cooperativity with respect to the carbonyl substrates and that the hydrogen ion acts as an allosteric effector abolishing the negative interaction. ..
  42. Takaoka M, Miyata Y, Takenobu Y, Ikegawa R, Matsumura Y, Morimoto S. Mode of cleavage of pig big endothelin-1 by chymotrypsin. Production and degradation of mature endothelin-1. Biochem J. 1990;270:541-4 pubmed
    ..Thus a chymotrypsin-like proteinase might be involved not only in the production but also in the degradation of ET-1-(1-21) in vivo. ..
  43. Yanagisawa M, Kurihara H, Kimura S, Goto K, Masaki T. A novel peptide vasoconstrictor, endothelin, is produced by vascular endothelium and modulates smooth muscle Ca2+ channels. J Hypertens Suppl. 1988;6:S188-91 pubmed
  44. Iwamoto T, Hiroaki H, Furuichi Y, Wada K, Satoh M, Osada T, et al. Cloning of boar SPMI gene which is expressed specifically in seminal vesicle and codes for a sperm motility inhibitor protein. FEBS Lett. 1995;368:420-4 pubmed
    ..Expression of the boar SPMI gene detected by Northern blot analysis revealed that its expression is very abundant in seminal vesicles and specific to this tissue. ..
  45. Nishimura K, Ito J, Yoshimura T, Esaki N, Soda K. A simple method for determination of stereospecificity of aminotransferases for C-4' hydrogen transfer of the coenzyme. Bioorg Med Chem. 1994;2:605-7 pubmed
    ..YM-2 and Escherichia coli, and aromatic amino acid aminotransferase of E. coli. ..
  46. Wakida K, Amizuka N, Murakami C, Satoda T, Fukae M, Simmer J, et al. Maturation ameloblasts of the porcine tooth germ do not express amelogenin. Histochem Cell Biol. 1999;111:297-303 pubmed
  47. Ohno H, Tomemori T, Nakatsu F, Okazaki Y, Aguilar R, Foelsch H, et al. Mu1B, a novel adaptor medium chain expressed in polarized epithelial cells. FEBS Lett. 1999;449:215-20 pubmed
    ..Yeast two-hybrid analyses show that mu1B is capable of interacting with generic tyrosine-based sorting signals. These observations suggest that mu1B may be involved in protein sorting events specific to polarized cells. ..
  48. Okamoto M, Nakao M, Sako Y, Ito A. Molecular variation of Taenia solium in the world. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health. 2001;32 Suppl 2:90-3 pubmed
    ..It seems that T. solium prevalent in Africa and in Latin America shares the related origin and has recently been introduced to each area, perhaps with domestic pigs or human. ..
  49. Kizawa H, Nishi K, Ishibashi Y, Harada M, Asano T, Ito Y, et al. Production of recombinant human relaxin 3 in AtT20 cells. Regul Pept. 2003;113:79-84 pubmed
    ..Our results demonstrate that the expression of relaxin 3 cDNA in AtT20 cells is a useful tool to produce a bioactive and mature form of relaxin 3. ..
  50. Tomii R, Kurome M, Ochiai T, Wako N, Ueda H, Hirakawa K, et al. Production of cloned pigs by nuclear transfer of preadipocytes established from adult mature adipocytes. Cloning Stem Cells. 2005;7:279-88 pubmed
    ..Transfer of 732 NT embryos with preadipocytes to five recipients gave rise to five cloned piglets. These data demonstrate that preadipocyites collected from an adult pig are promising nuclear donor cells for pig cloning. ..
  51. Nerome R, Tajima S, Takasaki T, Yoshida T, Kotaki A, Lim C, et al. Molecular epidemiological analyses of Japanese encephalitis virus isolates from swine in Japan from 2002 to 2004. J Gen Virol. 2007;88:2762-8 pubmed
    ..However, there were no amino acid differences in the E protein among these eight isolates. The present study indicated that the 11 new JEV isolates were genetically similar, but biologically and serologically heterogeneous. ..
  52. Hira A, Watanabe H, Maeda Y, Yokoo K, Sanematsu E, Fujii J, et al. Role of P-glycoprotein in accumulation and cytotoxicity of amrubicin and amrubicinol in MDR1 gene-transfected LLC-PK1 cells and human A549 lung adenocarcinoma cells. Biochem Pharmacol. 2008;75:973-80 pubmed
  53. Inoue K, Koike E, Takano H. Comprehensive analysis of elastase-induced pulmonary emphysema in mice: effects of ambient existing particulate matters. Int Immunopharmacol. 2010;10:1380-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, this bioassay may be applied to future investigations that evaluate new therapeutic agents or risk factors for pulmonary emphysema. ..
  54. Takahashi J, Misawa M, Iwahashi H. Oligonucleotide microarray analysis of age-related gene expression profiles in miniature pigs. PLoS ONE. 2011;6:e19761 pubmed publisher
    ..These results indicate that uniformity of laboratory animals is expected for miniature pigs after 20 weeks of age. Furthermore, a possibility was shown that whole blood RNA analysis is applicable to evaluation of physiological state. ..
  55. Tanimoto T, Ohtsuki Y. Cutaneous plexiform schwannoma in a pig. J Comp Pathol. 1993;109:231-40 pubmed
    ..The neoplasm was generally similar in both location and histology to that seen in man, but there were some histological, immunohistochemical and ultrastructural differences. This is the first reported case of PFS in domestic animals. ..
  56. Kitamura K, Kangawa K, Ishiyama Y, Washimine H, Ichiki Y, Kawamoto M, et al. Identification and hypotensive activity of proadrenomedullin N-terminal 20 peptide (PAMP). FEBS Lett. 1994;351:35-7 pubmed
    ..The present data indicate that PAMP is an endogenous biologically active peptide which is processed from adrenomedullin precursor. ..
  57. Kimura H, Abiko C, Peng G, Muraki Y, Sugawara K, Hongo S, et al. Interspecies transmission of influenza C virus between humans and pigs. Virus Res. 1997;48:71-9 pubmed
  58. Imada Y, Mori Y, Daizoh M, Kudoh K, Sakano T. Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay employing a recombinant antigen for detection of protective antibody against swine erysipelas. J Clin Microbiol. 2003;41:5015-21 pubmed
    ..This test has important potential for the effective control of swine erysipelas...
  59. Bui H, Van Thuan N, Wakayama T, Miyano T. Chromatin remodeling in somatic cells injected into mature pig oocytes. Reproduction. 2006;131:1037-49 pubmed
    ..These results suggest that nuclear remodeling including histone H3 phosphorylation and acetylation of injected somatic nuclei took place in the oocytes under regulation by the oocyte cytoplasm. ..
  60. Yoshii M, Okinaga T, Miyazaki A, Kato K, Ikeda H, Tsunemitsu H. Genetic polymorphism of the nsp2 gene in North American type--porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus. Arch Virol. 2008;153:1323-34 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, our results suggest that the three nsp2-types can be rapidly differentiated by RT-PCR using their polymorphisms as natural tags. ..
  61. Kawamura M, Miyagawa S, Fukushima S, Saito A, Miki K, Ito E, et al. Enhanced survival of transplanted human induced pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes by the combination of cell sheets with the pedicled omental flap technique in a porcine heart. Circulation. 2013;128:S87-94 pubmed publisher
    ..The combination of hiPS-CMs and the omentum flap may be a promising technique for the development of tissue-engineered vascular-rich new myocardium in vivo. ..
  62. Iida R, Koketsu Y. Climatic factors associated with abortion occurrences in Japanese commercial pig herds. Anim Reprod Sci. 2015;157:78-86 pubmed publisher
    ..4% of non-aborting females. In conclusion, producers should closely monitor females at greater risk of aborting and apply more advanced cooling systems. ..
  63. Taniguchi T, Kobayashi T, Kondo J, Takahashi K, Nakamura H, Suzuki J, et al. Molecular cloning of a porcine gene syk that encodes a 72-kDa protein-tyrosine kinase showing high susceptibility to proteolysis. J Biol Chem. 1991;266:15790-6 pubmed
    ..We therefore designated this gene as syk after spleen tyrosine kinase. ..
  64. Shimizu M, Shirai J, Narita M, Yamane T. Cytopathic astrovirus isolated from porcine acute gastroenteritis in an established cell line derived from porcine embryonic kidney. J Clin Microbiol. 1990;28:201-6 pubmed
    ..Hysterectomy-produced, colostrum-deprived, 4-day-old pigs developed mild diarrhea after oral exposure to porcine astrovirus propagated in the cell culture; and the virus was isolated again from diarrheal stool specimens...
  65. Ueda N, Hiroshima A, Natsui K, Shinjo F, Yoshimoto T, Yamamoto S, et al. Localization of arachidonate 12-lipoxygenase in parenchymal cells of porcine anterior pituitary. J Biol Chem. 1990;265:2311-6 pubmed
    ..These biochemical and immunohistochemical results provide a good reason for considering that 12-lipoxygenase does play an important role in pituitary function. ..
  66. Aida Y, Niimi M, Asahina M, Okada K, Nakai Y, Ogimoto K. Identification of a new bovine MHC class II DRB allele by nucleotide sequencing and an analysis of phylogenetic relationships. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 1995;209:981-8 pubmed
    ..Thus, the predicted structure of the unique NR1 allele for BoLA-DRB3 further confirms the overall conservation of the product of this locus, as previously established from studies in rodent and man. ..
  67. Kitazawa H, Iida J, Uchida A, Haino Fukushima K, Itoh T, Hotani H, et al. Ser787 in the proline-rich region of human MAP4 is a critical phosphorylation site that reduces its activity to promote tubulin polymerization. Cell Struct Funct. 2000;25:33-9 pubmed
    ..Mutation of Ser787 to Glu strikingly reduced the MAP4's MT-polymerization activity, while Glu-mutation at Ser696 did not. These results suggest that Ser787 could be the critical phosphorylation site causing MTs to be dynamic at mitosis. ..
  68. Imada T, Abdul Rahman M, Kashiwazaki Y, Tanimura N, Syed Hassan S, Jamaluddin A. Production and characterization of monoclonal antibodies against formalin-inactivated Nipah virus isolated from the lungs of a pig. J Vet Med Sci. 2004;66:81-3 pubmed
    ..They were classified into six different types based on their biological properties. These Mabs will be useful for immunodiagnosis of NV infections in animals and further research studies involving the genomes and proteins of NV. ..
  69. Yamada R, Kozono M, Ohmori T, Morimatsu F, Kitayama M. Simultaneous determination of residual veterinary drugs in bovine, porcine, and chicken muscle using liquid chromatography coupled with electrospray ionization tandem mass spectrometry. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 2006;70:54-65 pubmed
    ..The detection limits ranged from 0.03 to 3 ng/g. The quantitation limits ranged from 0.1 to 10 ng/g. One hundred eleven, 122, and 123 drugs from bovine, porcine, and chicken muscle respectively showed recoveries between 70 and 110%. ..
  70. Kaji Y, Hiraoka T, Okamoto F, Asano H, Oshika T. Comparison of triamcinolone acetonide, 11-deoxycortisol and other lipid formulae for the visualization of vitreous body in the anterior chamber after posterior capsule rupture in animal models. Acta Ophthalmol. 2008;86:97-102 pubmed
    ..However, the amount of the reagent must be kept to a minimum to prevent the potential risk of ocular toxicities and postoperative late-onset ocular hypertension. ..
  71. Yamada M, Nakamura K, Yoshii M, Kaku Y, Narita M. Brain lesions induced by experimental intranasal infection of Japanese encephalitis virus in piglets. J Comp Pathol. 2009;141:156-62 pubmed publisher
    ..The distribution of the antigens corresponded closely with the distribution of brain lesions. These findings suggest that JEV may enter the brain by the olfactory pathway in addition to via haematogenous spread in piglets...
  72. Shimofuruya H, Suzuki J. Pyrimidine nucleoside monophosphate kinase isolated from pig brain homogenate catalyzes disproportionation of phosphate between two CDP molecules. Biochem Int. 1992;26:853-61 pubmed
    ..These characteristics show that the enzyme species from pig brain homogenate has a rather broad specificity toward phosphate donor in phosphorylating nucleoside monophosphate. ..
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