cat

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Alias: cats, domestic cat, Felis catus, Korat cats, Felis domesticus, Felis silvestris catus, Felis catus Linnaeus, 1758

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  1. Teeling E, Springer M, Madsen O, Bates P, O Brien S, Murphy W. A molecular phylogeny for bats illuminates biogeography and the fossil record. Science. 2005;307:580-4 pubmed
  2. Parker J, Murphy W, Wang D, O Brien S, Parrish C. Canine and feline parvoviruses can use human or feline transferrin receptors to bind, enter, and infect cells. J Virol. 2001;75:3896-902 pubmed
    ..The feline TfR gene (TRFC) also mapped to feline chromosome C2. These data indicate that cell susceptibility for these viruses is determined by the TfR...
  3. Ishida Y, David V, Eizirik E, Schäffer A, Neelam B, Roelke M, et al. A homozygous single-base deletion in MLPH causes the dilute coat color phenotype in the domestic cat. Genomics. 2006;88:698-705 pubmed publisher
    ..The dilute phenotype in domestic cats affects both eumelanin and phaeomelanin pigment pathways; for example, black pigmentation combined with dilute ..
  4. KEHLER J, David V, Schäffer A, Bajema K, Eizirik E, Ryugo D, et al. Four independent mutations in the feline fibroblast growth factor 5 gene determine the long-haired phenotype in domestic cats. J Hered. 2007;98:555-66 pubmed
    To determine the genetic regulation of "hair length" in the domestic cat, a whole-genome scan was performed in a multigenerational pedigree in which the "long-haired" phenotype was segregating...
  5. Lopez J, Cevario S, O Brien S. Complete nucleotide sequences of the domestic cat (Felis catus) mitochondrial genome and a transposed mtDNA tandem repeat (Numt) in the nuclear genome. Genomics. 1996;33:229-46 pubmed publisher
    The complete 17,009-bp mitochondrial genome of the domestic cat, Felis catus, has been sequenced and conforms largely to the typical organization of previously characterized mammalian mtDNAs...
  6. Joshi A, Garg H, Tompkins M, Tompkins W. Different thresholds of T cell activation regulate FIV infection of CD4+CD25+ and CD4+CD25- cells. Virology. 2005;335:212-21 pubmed
    ..This holds implications in vivo for CD4(+)CD25(+) and CD4(+)CD25(-) cells to serve as potential reservoirs of a productive and latent FIV infection. ..
  7. Munk C, Zielonka J, Constabel H, Kloke B, Rengstl B, Battenberg M, et al. Multiple restrictions of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 in feline cells. J Virol. 2007;81:7048-60 pubmed
    ..model for HIV-1 studies prompted us to examine the susceptibility of feline cells in order to evaluate the cat (Felis catus) as an animal model for studying HIV-1...
  8. Penning L, Vrieling H, Brinkhof B, Riemers F, Rothuizen J, Rutteman G, et al. A validation of 10 feline reference genes for gene expression measurements in snap-frozen tissues. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2007;120:212-22 pubmed
    ..For cats, in contrast to dogs, no validation of reference genes has been published...
  9. Lysek D, Nivon L, W thrich K. Amino acid sequence of the Felis catus prion protein. Gene. 2004;341:249-53 pubmed publisher
    A new determination of the house cat (Felis catus) prion protein gene sequence (fPrnp), which has so far been subject of controversy, is reported...

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  1. Regan A, Ousterout D, Whittaker G. Feline lectin activity is critical for the cellular entry of feline infectious peritonitis virus. J Virol. 2010;84:7917-21 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we report identification and analysis of the feline homologue to the human lectin DC-SIGN and show that it is a coreceptor for virulent strains of serotype 1 and serotype 2 feline coronaviruses. ..
  2. Gandolfi B, Outerbridge C, Beresford L, Myers J, Pimentel M, Alhaddad H, et al. The naked truth: Sphynx and Devon Rex cat breed mutations in KRT71. Mamm Genome. 2010;21:509-15 pubmed publisher
    ..The coding sequence and the 3' UTR of KRT71 were directly sequenced in randomly bred and pedigreed domestic cats with different pelage mutations, including hairless varieties...
  3. Grahn R, Ellis M, Grahn J, Lyons L. A novel CYP27B1 mutation causes a feline vitamin D-dependent rickets type IA. J Feline Med Surg. 2012;14:587-90 pubmed publisher
    A 12-week-old domestic cat presented at a local veterinary clinic with hypocalcemia and skeletal abnormalities suggestive of rickets...
  4. Hsieh L, Chueh L. Identification and genotyping of feline infectious peritonitis-associated single nucleotide polymorphisms in the feline interferon-? gene. Vet Res. 2014;45:57 pubmed publisher
    ..Currently, no protective vaccine or effective treatment for the disease is available. Studies have found that some cats survive the challenge of virulent FCoV isolates...
  5. Schmidt Küntzel A, Eizirik E, O Brien S, Menotti Raymond M. Tyrosinase and tyrosinase related protein 1 alleles specify domestic cat coat color phenotypes of the albino and brown loci. J Hered. 2005;96:289-301 pubmed
    ..To investigate their influence in domestic cat coat color, we determined the complete nucleotide coding sequence of the domestic cat genes tyrosinase (TYR)--a ..
  6. Tamamoto T, Ohno K, Ohmi A, Goto Koshino Y, Tsujimoto H. Verification of measurement of the feline serum amyloid A (SAA) concentration by human SAA turbidimetric immunoassay and its clinical application. J Vet Med Sci. 2008;70:1247-52 pubmed
    Serum amyloid A (SAA) is one of the major acute phase proteins in cats that has potential to be used as an inflammatory marker...
  7. Lochelt M, Romen F, Bastone P, Muckenfuss H, Kirchner N, Kim Y, et al. The antiretroviral activity of APOBEC3 is inhibited by the foamy virus accessory Bet protein. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005;102:7982-7 pubmed
    ..This is the first report that, in addition to lentiviruses, the foamy viruses also developed APOBEC3-counter-acting proteins...
  8. Chareza S, Slavkovic Lukic D, Liu Y, Räthe A, Munk C, Zabogli E, et al. Molecular and functional interactions of cat APOBEC3 and feline foamy and immunodeficiency virus proteins: different ways to counteract host-encoded restriction. Virology. 2012;424:138-46 pubmed publisher
    ..Additionally, one-domain feA3 proteins can homo- and hetero-dimerize in vitro, but a trans-dominant phenotype of any of the low-activity feA3 forms on FFV restriction by one of the highly-active feA3Z2 proteins was not detectable. ..
  9. Joshi A, Garg H, Tompkins M, Tompkins W. Preferential feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV) infection of CD4+ CD25+ T-regulatory cells correlates both with surface expression of CXCR4 and activation of FIV long terminal repeat binding cellular transcriptional factors. J Virol. 2005;79:4965-76 pubmed
    ..This is the first report elucidating the mechanisms that allow for productive lentiviral infection of CD4+ CD25+ Treg cells. ..
  10. Goodman L, Lyi S, Johnson N, Cifuente J, Hafenstein S, Parrish C. Binding site on the transferrin receptor for the parvovirus capsid and effects of altered affinity on cell uptake and infection. J Virol. 2010;84:4969-78 pubmed publisher
  11. Martin C, Dirksen W, Shu S, Werbeck J, Thudi N, Yamaguchi M, et al. Characterization of bone resorption in novel in vitro and in vivo models of oral squamous cell carcinoma. Oral Oncol. 2012;48:491-9 pubmed publisher
    Oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC) is the most commonly diagnosed oral malignancy in humans and cats and frequently invades bone...
  12. Tresnan D, Levis R, Holmes K. Feline aminopeptidase N serves as a receptor for feline, canine, porcine, and human coronaviruses in serogroup I. J Virol. 1996;70:8669-74 pubmed
    ..canine coronaviruses in serogroup I that are able to use fAPN as a receptor have previously been shown to infect cats without causing disease...
  13. Teeling E, Scally M, Kao D, Romagnoli M, Springer M, Stanhope M. Molecular evidence regarding the origin of echolocation and flight in bats. Nature. 2000;403:188-92 pubmed
  14. Miyazaki M, Kamiie K, Soeta S, Taira H, Yamashita T. Molecular cloning and characterization of a novel carboxylesterase-like protein that is physiologically present at high concentrations in the urine of domestic cats (Felis catus). Biochem J. 2003;370:101-10 pubmed publisher
    ..Proteinuria is the most commonly recognized abnormality in renal disease. However, healthy domestic cats ( Felis catus ) excrete proteins at high concentrations (about 0.5 mg/ml) in their urine...
  15. Palermo L, Hafenstein S, Parrish C. Purified feline and canine transferrin receptors reveal complex interactions with the capsids of canine and feline parvoviruses that correspond to their host ranges. J Virol. 2006;80:8482-92 pubmed
    ..The purified feline TfR inhibited FPV and CPV-2 binding and infection of feline cells but not CPV-2b, indicating that the receptor binding may be able to prevent the attachment to the same receptor on cells. ..
  16. Zielonka J, Marino D, Hofmann H, Yuhki N, Lochelt M, Munk C. Vif of feline immunodeficiency virus from domestic cats protects against APOBEC3 restriction factors from many felids. J Virol. 2010;84:7312-24 pubmed publisher
    ..A3) cytidine deaminases in the species-specific restriction of feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV) of the domestic cat, we tested the A3 proteins present in big cats (puma, lion, tiger, and lynx)...
  17. Maniscalco L, Iussich S, de las Mulas J, Millan Y, Biolatti B, Sasaki N, et al. Activation of AKT in feline mammary carcinoma: a new prognostic factor for feline mammary tumours. Vet J. 2012;191:65-71 pubmed publisher
    ..receptors was assessed by immunohistochemistry (IHC) in 27 malignant and 12 benign mammary tumours from 39 female cats followed up over a 24-month period...
  18. Van Hamme E, Desmarets L, Dewerchin H, Nauwynck H. Intriguing interplay between feline infectious peritonitis virus and its receptors during entry in primary feline monocytes. Virus Res. 2011;160:32-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Most FIPV I particles already interact with fDC-SIGN at the plasma membrane. For FIPV II, both fAPN and fDC-SIGN are involved in infection with only fAPN playing a receptor role at the plasma membrane. ..
  19. Gandolfi B, Gruffydd Jones T, Malik R, Cortes A, Jones B, Helps C, et al. First WNK4-hypokalemia animal model identified by genome-wide association in Burmese cats. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e53173 pubmed publisher
    Burmese is an old and popular cat breed, however, several health concerns, such as hypokalemia and a craniofacial defect, are prevalent, endangering the general health of the breed...
  20. Tamamoto T, Ohno K, Goto Koshino Y, Tsujimoto H. Feline serum amyloid A protein as an endogenous Toll-like receptor 4 agonist. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2013;155:190-6 pubmed publisher
    ..amyloid A (SAA) is one of the major acute phase proteins and a biomarker of infection or inflammation in humans and cats. In humans, cytokine-like functions of SAA protein have been determined, and SAA is considered to be an important ..
  21. Wen D, Boissel J, Tracy T, Gruninger R, Mulcahy L, Czelusniak J, et al. Erythropoietin structure-function relationships: high degree of sequence homology among mammals. Blood. 1993;82:1507-16 pubmed
    ..allowed us to amplify by polymerase chain reaction (PCR) intron 1/exon 2 fragments from genomic DNA of the hamster, cat, lion, dog, horse, sheep, dolphin, and pig...
  22. Cho K, Youn H, Okuda M, Satoh H, Cevario S, O Brien S, et al. Cloning and mapping of cat (Felis catus) immunoglobulin and T-cell receptor genes. Immunogenetics. 1998;47:226-33 pubmed
    ..out to provide basic information for genetic analysis of immunologic diseases including leukemias and lymphomas in cats. We cloned two Ig constant genes, IGHM and IGHG and three TcR constant genes, TRAC, TRGC, and TRDC, by polymerase ..
  23. Miguel B, Pharr G, Wang C. The role of feline aminopeptidase N as a receptor for infectious bronchitis virus. Brief review. Arch Virol. 2002;147:2047-56 pubmed
    ..The hamster cells became permissive to IBV after transfection with a fAPN cDNA suggesting that the feline APN molecule plays a role in IBV entry. ..
  24. Sano J, Nagafuchi S, Yamazaki J, Oguma K, Kano R, Hasegawa A. Effect of antineoplastic drugs on the expression of Bcl-2 and Bcl-xL genes in the feline T-cell leukemia cell line. Res Vet Sci. 2005;79:197-201 pubmed
    ..2- and 5.8-folds to the controls and inducible level of Bcl-xL by vincristine was decreased about 0.35-folds. ..
  25. Lyons L, Foe I, Rah H, Grahn R. Chocolate coated cats: TYRP1 mutations for brown color in domestic cats. Mamm Genome. 2005;16:356-66 pubmed
    ..Brown variations are also recognized in the domestic cat, but the causative mutations are unknown. In cats, Brown, B, has a suggested allelic series, B > b > b1...
  26. Hafenstein S, Palermo L, Kostyuchenko V, Xiao C, Morais M, Nelson C, et al. Asymmetric binding of transferrin receptor to parvovirus capsids. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007;104:6585-9 pubmed
  27. Bighignoli B, Niini T, Grahn R, Pedersen N, Millon L, Polli M, et al. Cytidine monophospho-N-acetylneuraminic acid hydroxylase (CMAH) mutations associated with the domestic cat AB blood group. BMC Genet. 2007;8:27 pubmed
    ..Thus, mutations in CMAH may cause the A and B blood types. Genomic sequence of CMAH from eight cats and the cDNA of four cats representing all blood types were analyzed to identify causative mutations...
  28. Esteves P, Abrantes J, van der Loo W. Extensive gene conversion between CCR2 and CCR5 in domestic cat (Felis catus). Int J Immunogenet. 2007;34:321-4 pubmed publisher
    Homogenization of the CC-motif chemokine receptors CCR2 and CCR5 of cat (Felis catus) is documented and shown to be the outcome of gene conversion within the feline lineage...
  29. M nk C, Beck T, Zielonka J, Hotz Wagenblatt A, Chareza S, Battenberg M, et al. Functions, structure, and read-through alternative splicing of feline APOBEC3 genes. Genome Biol. 2008;9:R48 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we identified and characterized several A3 genes in the genome of domestic cat (Felis catus) by analyzing the genomic A3 locus...
  30. Weiss A, Hecht W, Henrich M, Reinacher M. Characterization of C-, J- and V-region-genes of the feline T-cell receptor gamma. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2008;124:63-74 pubmed publisher
    Lymphomas and leukemias are important neoplasias of domestic cats and human beings. In some cases it can be difficult to differentiate these tumors from reactive lymphatic hyperplasia...
  31. Waurich R, Ringleb J, Braun B, Jewgenow K. Embryonic gene activation in in vitro produced embryos of the domestic cat (Felis catus). Reproduction. 2010;140:531-40 pubmed publisher
    ..To describe the dynamic and temporal patterns of EGA in the cat, the mRNA expression of developmentally important genes (DNA methyltransferases 1 and 3A, DNMT1 and DNMT3A; gap ..
  32. Baptista C, Santos S, Laso A, Bastos E, Avila S, Guedes Pinto H, et al. Sequence variation and mRNA expression of the TWIST1 gene in cats with mammary hyperplasia and neoplasia. Vet J. 2012;191:203-7 pubmed publisher
    ..TWIST1 gene was screened for sequence variations in 37 neoplastic and eight hyperplastic mammary gland lesions from cats. In addition, mRNA levels were examined in 15 mammary tumours and three cases of mammary hyperplasia by ..
  33. De Maria R, Olivero M, Iussich S, Nakaichi M, Murata T, Biolatti B, et al. Spontaneous feline mammary carcinoma is a model of HER2 overexpressing poor prognosis human breast cancer. Cancer Res. 2005;65:907-12 pubmed
  34. Petty C, Tompkins M, Tompkins W. Transforming growth factor-beta/transforming growth factor-betaRII signaling may regulate CD4+CD25+ T-regulatory cell homeostasis and suppressor function in feline AIDS lentivirus infection. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2008;47:148-60 pubmed
    ..Treg) cells are fully activated for suppressor function in feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV)-infected cats. Studies have suggested that surface transforming growth factor-beta (TGFbeta; membrane TGFbeta [mTGFbeta]) is a ..
  35. Bergkvist G, Argyle D, Pang L, Muirhead R, Yool D. Studies on the inhibition of feline EGFR in squamous cell carcinoma: enhancement of radiosensitivity and rescue of resistance to small molecule inhibitors. Cancer Biol Ther. 2011;11:927-37 pubmed
    ..These results support the use of feline SCC as a model of head and neck cancer in man in the search for novel and effective treatments for both tumors. ..
  36. Miller M, Fogle J, Ross P, Tompkins M. Feline glycoprotein A repetitions predominant anchors transforming growth factor beta on the surface of activated CD4(+)CD25(+) regulatory T cells and mediates AIDS lentivirus-induced T cell immunodeficiency. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2013;29:641-51 pubmed publisher
    ..We demonstrate that the GARP(+) Treg cells from FIV-infected cats suppress T helper cells in vivo and that blocking GARP or TGFb eliminates this suppression...
  37. Andrews G, Chavey P, Smith J, Rich L. N-glycolylneuraminic acid and N-acetylneuraminic acid define feline blood group A and B antigens. Blood. 1992;79:2485-91 pubmed
    Blood group incompatibility causes transfusion reactions and neonatal isoerythrolysis in cats. We investigated the molecular nature of the blood group antigens from cats that had blood type A, B, and AB erythrocytes...
  38. Giger U, Bücheler J, Patterson D. Frequency and inheritance of A and B blood types in feline breeds of the United States. J Hered. 1991;82:15-20 pubmed
    ..hemagglutination assay to determine A and B blood types, we surveyed 1,072 domestic short- and longhair (DSH/DLH) cats and 1,100 purebred cats in the United States...
  39. Doggett D, Drake A, Hirsch V, Rowe M, Stallard V, Mullins J. Structure, origin, and transforming activity of feline leukemia virus-myc recombinant provirus FTT. J Virol. 1989;63:2108-17 pubmed
    A myc-containing recombinant feline leukemia provirus, designated FTT, was molecularly cloned from the cat T-cell lymphoma line F422. Its transforming activity, as well as the nucleotide sequence of the 3' 2...
  40. Woolford J, McAuliffe A, Rohrschneider L. Activation of the feline c-fms proto-oncogene: multiple alterations are required to generate a fully transformed phenotype. Cell. 1988;55:965-77 pubmed
  41. Auer L, Bell K. The AB blood group system of cats. Anim Blood Groups Biochem Genet. 1981;12:287-97 pubmed
    ..classified feline erythrocytes into two types according to their reactions with naturally occurring antibodies in cats' plasmas. Eyquem et al...
  42. Feßler A, Thomas P, Muhldorfer K, Grobbel M, Brombach J, Eichhorn I, et al. Phenotypic and genotypic characteristics of Staphylococcus aureus isolates from zoo and wild animals. Vet Microbiol. 2018;218:98-103 pubmed publisher
    ..the respective resistance genes (β-lactams [blaZ, mecA, mecC], tetracyclines [tet(K), tet(L)] and chloramphenicol [catpC221]) or mutations (fluoroquinolones)...
  43. Wang K, Mu X, Qi S, Chai T, Pang S, Yang Y, et al. Toxicity of a neonicotinoid insecticide, guadipyr, in earthworm (Eisenia fetida). Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2015;114:17-22 pubmed publisher
    ..In the present study, effects of guadipyr on reproduction, growth, catalase(CAT), superoxide dismutase (SOD), acetylcholinesterase (AChE) and DNA damage in earthworm were assessed using an ..
  44. Enriquez Denton M, Morita H, Christensen L, Petersen N, Sinkjaer T, Nielsen J. Interaction between peripheral afferent activity and presynaptic inhibition of ia afferents in the cat. J Neurophysiol. 2002;88:1664-74 pubmed
    ..Here we investigated this finding further in the alpha-chloralose-anesthetized cat. Soleus monosynaptic reflexes were evoked by electrical stimulation of the tibial nerve or by stretch of the ..
  45. Folkl A, Wen X, Kuczynski E, Clark M, Bienzle D. Feline programmed death and its ligand: characterization and changes with feline immunodeficiency virus infection. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2010;134:107-14 pubmed publisher
    ..Blood lymphocytes from cats chronically FIV-infected expressed significantly higher PD protein than lymphocytes from FIV-negative cats...
  46. Ambros B. Effect of pretreatment with hydromorphone or buprenorphine on thermal antinociception induced by fentanyl in awake cats. J Feline Med Surg. 2016;18:818-25 pubmed publisher
    ..the effect of pretreatment with hydromorphone or buprenorphine on thermal antinociception induced by fentanyl in cats. Seven healthy cats received five different treatments consisting of two drugs...
  47. Dubey J, Verma S, Villena I, Aubert D, Geers R, Su C, et al. Toxoplasmosis in the Caribbean islands: literature review, seroprevalence in pregnant women in ten countries, isolation of viable Toxoplasma gondii from dogs from St. Kitts, West Indies with report of new T. gondii genetic types. Parasitol Res. 2016;115:1627-34 pubmed publisher
    ..Review of 22 viable T. gondii isolates from chickens, dogs, and cats from Grenada and St. Kitts revealed that 1 isolate was type II, 13 were type III, and 8 were atypical...
  48. Liu L, Zhou F, Kodiyath R, Ueda S, Abe H, Wang D, et al. CO tolerance of Pt/FeOx catalyst in both thermal catalytic H2 oxidation and electrochemical CO oxidation: the effect of Pt deficit electron state. Phys Chem Chem Phys. 2016;18:29607-29615 pubmed
    ..was achieved even below 30 °C in the presence of 3000 ppm CO at a space velocity of 18?000 mL g-1cat h-1. For the electrochemical oxidation of CO, the onset and peak potentials decreased by 0...
  49. Liu Y, Li N, Chen L, Zhong L, Zhou M, Pan L, et al. A way forward of alternative methods in China: Implementation of skin corrosivity potential using in vitro reconstructed human epidermis. Toxicol In Vitro. 2018;52:321-331 pubmed publisher
    ..100%, the accuracy was 90% for distinguishing corrosive and non-corrosive chemicals and 80% for sub-categorization (Cat. 1A vs Cat. 1B/1C vs non corrosive)...
  50. Fyfe J, Kurzhals R, Lassaline M, Henthorn P, Alur P, Wang P, et al. Molecular basis of feline beta-glucuronidase deficiency: an animal model of mucopolysaccharidosis VII. Genomics. 1999;58:121-8 pubmed publisher
    A family of domestic cats was found that exhibited clinical and biochemical abnormalities consistent with mucopolysaccharidosis VII, an autosomal recessive lysosomal storage disorder caused by beta-glucuronidase deficiency...
  51. Xiong W, Zhang Q, Zhao W, Ding W, Liu J, Zhao Y. A 12-month follow-up study on the preventive effect of oral lansoprazole on acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Int J Exp Pathol. 2016;97:107-13 pubmed publisher
    ..The frequency scale for the symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease (FSSG) questionnaire, COPD assessment test (CAT) questionnaire, pulmonary function test and the 6-minute walk test were applied; in addition, arterial blood gas, ..
  52. Iddawela D, Ehambaram K, Bandara P. Prevalence of Toxocara antibodies among patients clinically suspected to have ocular toxocariasis: A retrospective descriptive study in Sri Lanka. BMC Ophthalmol. 2017;17:50 pubmed publisher
    Human toxocariasis, caused by Toxocara canis, T. cati, and T. vitulorum of dogs, cats and ruminants respectively, is recognized as an important zoonotic infection worldwide...
  53. Pfeiffer E, Goldbeck L. Evaluation of a Trauma-Focused Group Intervention for Unaccompanied Young Refugees: A Pilot Study. J Trauma Stress. 2017;30:531-536 pubmed publisher
    ..Pre-post comparisons of PTSS assessed by the Child and Adolescent Trauma Screen (CATS) were used. At study entry, participants endorsed, on average, eight traumatic events...
  54. Ishida N, Sakurada M, Kusunoki H, Ueno Y. Development of a simultaneous identification method for 13 animal species using two multiplex real-time PCR assays and melting curve analysis. Leg Med (Tokyo). 2018;30:64-71 pubmed publisher
    ..This method was designed to identify nine domestic animals simultaneously (dog, cat, rabbit, cattle, pig, chicken, goat, sheep and horse) and four wild animals (deer, raccoon-dog, monkey and bear) by ..
  55. Habashy W, Milfort M, Rekaya R, Aggrey S. Expression of genes that encode cellular oxidant/antioxidant systems are affected by heat stress. Mol Biol Rep. 2018;45:389-394 pubmed publisher
    ..mRNA expression of Nrf2, oxidants NADPH(NOX): [NOX1, NOX2, NOX3, NOX4, NOX5 and DUOX2], and antioxidants [SOD1, CAT, GR, GPx1, NQO1] in the liver were analyzed at 1 and 12 days post-HS...
  56. Grobman M, Krumme S, Dodam J, Reinero C. The TRPV1 receptor agonist capsaicin is an ineffective bronchoprovocant in an experimental model of feline asthma. J Feline Med Surg. 2015;17:915-8 pubmed publisher
    ..increases in airway resistance as measured by ventilator-acquired pulmonary mechanics in experimentally asthmatic cats. Five cats induced to have asthma using Bermuda grass allergen (BGA) were studied...
  57. Nuding S, Segers L, Iceman K, O Connor R, Dean J, Bolser D, et al. Functional connectivity in raphé-pontomedullary circuits supports active suppression of breathing during hypocapnic apnea. J Neurophysiol. 2015;114:2162-86 pubmed publisher
    ..parameters were monitored in 10 decerebrate, vagotomized, neuromuscularly-blocked, and artificially ventilated cats. Multielectrode arrays recorded spiking activity of 649 neurons...
  58. Li W, Liu Y, Sun H, Pan Y, Qian Z. Monitoring reduced scattering coefficient in pedicle screw insertion trajectory using near-infrared spectroscopy. Med Biol Eng Comput. 2016;54:1533-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The fresh-frozen cadaver, cats and porcine vertebras were first studied in the experiments...
  59. Worth H, Buhl R, Criée C, Kardos P, Mailänder C, Vogelmeier C. The 'real-life' COPD patient in Germany: The DACCORD study. Respir Med. 2016;111:64-71 pubmed publisher
    ..collected included: Demographic and disease characteristics; prescribed medication; symptoms; COPD Assessment Test (CAT); modified Medical Research Council dyspnoea score (mMRC); exacerbations; comorbidities; and forced expiratory ..
  60. Wu L, Wu F, Xie L, Wang D, Zhou L. Synergistic role of β-catenin1 and 2 in ovarian differentiation and maintenance of female pathway in Nile tilapia. Mol Cell Endocrinol. 2016;427:33-44 pubmed publisher
    Two β-catenin (β-cat) genes exist in teleosts but little is known about their expression and function in ovarian development. We identified β-cat1 and β-cat2 from the Nile tilapia...
  61. Heilmann R. [Minimally invasive interventional techniques involving the urogenital tract in dogs and cats]. Tierarztl Prax Ausg K Kleintiere Heimtiere. 2016;44:105-15; quiz 116 pubmed publisher
    ..standard endourological equipment and materials as well as the different endourological interventions performed in dogs and cats with diseases of the kidneys/renal pelves, ureters, or lower urinary tract (urinary bladder and urethra).
  62. Manasa G, Mascarenhas R, Satpati A, D Souza O, Dhason A. Facile preparation of poly(methylene blue) modified carbon paste electrode for the detection and quantification of catechin. Mater Sci Eng C Mater Biol Appl. 2017;73:552-561 pubmed publisher
    ..Antioxidants such as (+)-catechin (CAT), neutralize free radicals in the blood stream...
  63. Dickerson V, Rissi D, Brown C, Brown S, Schmiedt C. Assessment of Acute Kidney Injury and Renal Fibrosis after Renal Ischemia Protocols in Cats. Comp Med. 2017;67:56-66 pubmed
    ..RI with delayed contralateral nephrectomy as models of acute kidney injury and chronic interstitial fibrosis in cats. Adult, purpose-bred, USDA Class A cats (n = 14) were randomly assigned to receive bilateral RI for 15 min (n = 3) ..
  64. Du J, Cai J, Wang S, You H. Oxidative stress and apotosis to zebrafish (Danio rerio) embryos exposed to perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) and ZnO nanoparticles. Int J Occup Med Environ Health. 2017;30:213-229 pubmed publisher
    ..6+50 mg/l) mixture solutions until 96 h post-fertilization. Activities of superoxide dismutase (SOD), catalase (CAT), glutathione peroxidase (Gpx) and malondialdehyde (MDA) content were measured in zebrafish embryos after exposure ..
  65. Wang B, Bai Y, Fan T, Zheng X, Cai Y. Characterisation of a thiamine diphosphate-dependent alpha-keto acid decarboxylase from Proteus mirabilis JN458. Food Chem. 2017;232:19-24 pubmed publisher
    ..Km and kcat values for phenyl pyruvate were 0.62mM and 77...
  66. Carlozzi N, Ianni P, Tulsky D, Brickell T, Lange R, French L, et al. Understanding Health-Related Quality of Life in Caregivers of Civilians and Service Members/Veterans With Traumatic Brain Injury: Establishing the Reliability and Validity of PROMIS Fatigue and Sleep Disturbance Item Banks. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2019;100:S102-S109 pubmed publisher
    ..Not applicable. PROMIS sleep and fatigue measures administered as both computerized adaptive tests (CATs) and 4-item short forms (SFs)...
  67. Carlozzi N, Kallen M, Ianni P, Sander A, Hahn E, Lange R, et al. The Development of Two New Computer Adaptive Tests To Evaluate Feelings of Loss in Caregivers of Individuals With Traumatic Brain Injury: TBI-CareQOL Feelings of Loss-Self and Feelings of Loss-Person With Traumatic Brain Injury. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2019;100:S31-S42 pubmed publisher
    ..97, RMSEA=.095). The final item banks were developed to be administered as either a Computer Adaptive Test (CAT) or a short-form (SF)...
  68. Eade J, Roberston I, James C. Contraceptive potential of porcine and feline zona pellucida A, B and C subunits in domestic cats. Reproduction. 2009;137:913-22 pubmed publisher
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