paracentrotus

Summary

Summary: A genus of SEA URCHINS in the family Echinidae found primarily on the western coasts of Ireland.

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  1. Arizza V, Giaramita F, Parrinello D, Cammarata M, Parrinello N. Cell cooperation in coelomocyte cytotoxic activity of Paracentrotus lividus coelomocytes. Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol. 2007;147:389-94 pubmed
    The coelomic fluid from the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus contains several coelomocyte types including amoebocytes and uncoloured spherulocytes involved in immune defences...
  2. Cavalieri V, Bernardo M, Spinelli G. Regulatory sequences driving expression of the sea urchin Otp homeobox gene in oral ectoderm cells. Gene Expr Patterns. 2007;7:124-30 pubmed
    ..characterized as a key regulator of the morphogenesis of the skeletal system in the embryo of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus...
  3. Röttinger E, Besnardeau L, Lepage T. Expression pattern of three putative RNA-binding proteins during early development of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus. Gene Expr Patterns. 2006;6:864-72 pubmed
    ..of three transcripts encoding RNA-binding proteins during early development of the Mediterranean sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus...
  4. Dincer T, Cakli S. Chemical composition and biometrical measurements of the Turkish sea urchin (Paracentrotus Lividus, Lamarck, 1816). Crit Rev Food Sci Nutr. 2007;47:21-6 pubmed
    We determined the monthly percentage values of biochemical components in paracentrotus lividus, for a 6-month period, and evaluated the findings in relation to seasonal fluctuations in water temperature and weather...
  5. Calderón I, Turon X, Lessios H. Characterization of the sperm molecule bindin in the sea urchin genus Paracentrotus. J Mol Evol. 2009;68:366-76 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we characterized bindin in the two extant species of the genus Paracentrotus: P. lividus from the Atlanto-Mediterranean region and P. gaimardi from Brazil...
  6. Calderon I, Palacin C, Turon X. Microsatellite markers reveal shallow genetic differentiation between cohorts of the common sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus (Lamarck) in northwest Mediterranean. Mol Ecol. 2009;18:3036-49 pubmed publisher
    Temporal variability was studied in the common sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus through the analysis of the genetic composition of three yearly cohorts sampled over two consecutive springs in a locality in northwestern Mediterranean...
  7. Romano G, Costantini M, Buttino I, Ianora A, Palumbo A. Nitric oxide mediates the stress response induced by diatom aldehydes in the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus. PLoS ONE. 2011;6:e25980 pubmed publisher
    ..oxide increases after treatment with the polyunsaturated aldehyde decadienal in embryos of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus...
  8. Romancino D, Anello L, Morici G, D AZZO A, Bongiovanni A, Di Bernardo M. Identification and characterization of PlAlix, the Alix homologue from the Mediterranean sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus. Dev Growth Differ. 2013;55:237-46 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we use the sea urchin species, Paracentrotus lividus, to investigate the role of Alix in key stages of embryogenesis, namely the egg fertilization and the ..
  9. Bonaventura R, Poma V, Costa C, Matranga V. UVB radiation prevents skeleton growth and stimulates the expression of stress markers in sea urchin embryos. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2005;328:150-7 pubmed
    ..We have used Paracentrotus lividus embryos to study the impacts of UV radiation on their development...

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  1. Bellas J, Granmo K, Beiras R. Embryotoxicity of the antifouling biocide zinc pyrithione to sea urchin (Paracentrotus lividus) and mussel (Mytilus edulis). Mar Pollut Bull. 2005;50:1382-5 pubmed
    The effects of the new antifouling compound zinc pyrithione (Zpt) on the embryonic development of sea urchin (Paracentrotus lividus) and mussel (Mytilus edulis) were investigated in laboratory toxicity tests...
  2. Caradonna F, Bellavia D, Clemente A, Sisino G, Barbieri R. Chromosomal localization and molecular characterization of three different 5S ribosomal DNA clusters in the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus. Genome. 2007;50:867-70 pubmed
    ..and characterization of three 5S rDNA clusters of 700 bp (base pairs), 900 bp, and 950 bp in the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus are reported...
  3. Morici G, Agnello M, Spagnolo F, Roccheri M, Di Liegro C, Rinaldi A. Confocal microscopy study of the distribution, content and activity of mitochondria during Paracentrotus lividus development. J Microsc. 2007;228:165-73 pubmed
    ..and fluorescence technologies for studying the distribution and the oxidative activity of sea urchin (Paracentrotus lividus) mitochondria during development, by in vivo incubating eggs and embryos with cell-permeant ..
  4. Sánchez Marín P, Santos Echeandia J, Nieto Cid M, Alvarez Salgado X, Beiras R. Effect of dissolved organic matter (DOM) of contrasting origins on Cu and Pb speciation and toxicity to Paracentrotus lividus larvae. Aquat Toxicol. 2010;96:90-102 pubmed publisher
    ..stripping voltammetry (ASV) and the effect of DOM on Cu and Pb bioavailability was studied by means of the Paracentrotus lividus embryo-larval bioassay. Sediment elutriates and sewage-influenced water (1) were enriched 1.4-1...
  5. Costa C, Cavalcante C, Zito F, Yokota Y, Matranga V. Phylogenetic analysis and homology modelling of Paracentrotus lividus nectin. Mol Divers. 2010;14:653-65 pubmed publisher
    ..Altogether, the in silico analysis described here is consistent with previous biochemical reports and offers a basis for predictions to be experimentally tested...
  6. Marrone V, Piscopo M, Romano G, Ianora A, Palumbo A, Costantini M. Defensome against toxic diatom aldehydes in the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e31750 pubmed publisher
    ..Here newly fertilized Paracentrotus lividus sea urchins were exposed to low concentration of decadienal and the expression levels of sixteen genes,..
  7. Costa C, Karakostis K, Zito F, Matranga V. Phylogenetic analysis and expression patterns of p16 and p19 in Paracentrotus lividus embryos. Dev Genes Evol. 2012;222:245-51 pubmed publisher
    ..the embryonic temporal and spatial expression profiles of p16 and p19 mRNAs, identified for the first time in Paracentrotus lividus...
  8. Acuto S, Di Marzo R, Calzolari R, Baiamonte E, Maggio A, Spinelli G. Functional characterization of the sea urchin sns chromatin insulator in erythroid cells. Blood Cells Mol Dis. 2005;35:339-44 pubmed
    ..265 bp insulator element, termed sns, localized at the 3' end of the early histone H2A gene of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus...
  9. Carrotta R, Di Carlo M, Manno M, Montana G, Picone P, Romancino D, et al. Toxicity of recombinant beta-amyloid prefibrillar oligomers on the morphogenesis of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus. FASEB J. 2006;20:1916-7 pubmed
    ..2 or pH 3, respectively. We report a new toxicity assay on the morphogenic development of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus and study the toxicity of the two kinds of aggregates...
  10. Ravera S, Falugi C, Calzia D, Pepe I, Panfoli I, Morelli A. First cell cycles of sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus are dramatically impaired by exposure to extremely low-frequency electromagnetic field. Biol Reprod. 2006;75:948-53 pubmed
    Exposure of fertilized eggs of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus to an electromagnetic field of 75-Hz frequency and low amplitudes (from 0.75 to 2...
  11. Aluigi M, Angelini C, Corte G, Falugi C. The sea urchin, Paracentrotus lividus, embryo as a "bioethical" model for neurodevelopmental toxicity testing: effects of diazinon on the intracellular distribution of OTX2-like proteins. Cell Biol Toxicol. 2008;24:587-601 pubmed publisher
    ..Coimmunoprecipitation experiments seem to supply evidence to the hypothesis...
  12. Pinsino A, Matranga V, Trinchella F, Roccheri M. Sea urchin embryos as an in vivo model for the assessment of manganese toxicity: developmental and stress response effects. Ecotoxicology. 2010;19:555-62 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we studied the effects of manganese on Paracentrotus lividus sea urchin embryos using biological and biochemical approaches for the analysis of impact on ..
  13. Aluigi M, Falugi C, Mugno M, Privitera D, Chiantore M. Dose-dependent effects of chlorpyriphos, an organophosphate pesticide, on metamorphosis of the sea urchin, Paracentrotus lividus. Ecotoxicology. 2010;19:520-9 pubmed publisher
    The effect of exposures to the insecticide chlorpyrifos on the larval stages of Paracentrotus lividus (Echinodermata, Euechinoidea) up to metamorphosis was investigated with the aim to identify novel risk biomarkers and a new promising ..
  14. Sugni M, Tremolada P, Porte C, Barbaglio A, Bonasoro F, Carnevali M. Chemical fate and biological effects of several endocrine disrupters compounds in two echinoderm species. Ecotoxicology. 2010;19:538-54 pubmed publisher
    Two echinoderm species, the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus and the feather star Antedon mediterranea, were exposed for 28 days to several EDCs: three putative androgenic compounds, triphenyltin (TPT), fenarimol (FEN), ..
  15. Romano G, Miralto A, Ianora A. Teratogenic effects of diatom metabolites on sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus embryos. Mar Drugs. 2010;8:950-67 pubmed publisher
    ..as well as tridecanal were tested on early and later larval development in the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus...
  16. Martin S, Richier S, Pedrotti M, Dupont S, Castejon C, Gerakis Y, et al. Early development and molecular plasticity in the Mediterranean sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus exposed to CO2-driven acidification. J Exp Biol. 2011;214:1357-68 pubmed publisher
    ..of this study was to understand how ocean acidification would affect the initial life stages of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus, a common species that is widely distributed in the Mediterranean Sea and the NE Atlantic...
  17. Hereu B, Linares C, Sala E, Garrabou J, Garcia Rubies A, Diaz D, et al. Multiple processes regulate long-term population dynamics of sea urchins on Mediterranean rocky reefs. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e36901 pubmed publisher
    We annually monitored the abundance and size structure of herbivorous sea urchin populations (Paracentrotus lividus and Arbacia lixula) inside and outside a marine reserve in the Northwestern Mediterranean on two distinct habitats (..
  18. Bosnjak I, Zaja R, Klobucar R, Sver L, Franekić J, Smital T. Identification of ABC transporter genes in gonad tissue of two Mediterranean sea urchin species: black, Arbacia lixula L., and rocky, Paracentrotus lividus L. Bull Environ Contam Toxicol. 2013;91:415-9 pubmed publisher
    ..this study, we identified the presence of ABC transporters involved in the MXR mechanism of Arbacia lixula and Paracentrotus lividus. AlABCB1/P-gp, AlABCC3/MRP3, AlABCC9/SUR-like and AlABCG-like transcripts were identified in A...
  19. Duran S, Palacín C, Becerro M, Turon X, Giribet G. Genetic diversity and population structure of the commercially harvested sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus (Echinodermata, Echinoidea). Mol Ecol. 2004;13:3317-28 pubmed
    The population structure of the edible Atlanto-Mediterranean sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus is described by analysing sequence variation in a fragment of the mitochondrial gene cytochrome c oxidase subunit I in 127 individuals from 12 ..
  20. Röttinger E, Croce J, Lhomond G, Besnardeau L, Gache C, Lepage T. Nemo-like kinase (NLK) acts downstream of Notch/Delta signalling to downregulate TCF during mesoderm induction in the sea urchin embryo. Development. 2006;133:4341-53 pubmed
  21. Schillaci D, Arizza V, Parrinello N, Di Stefano V, Fanara S, Muccilli V, et al. Antimicrobial and antistaphylococcal biofilm activity from the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus. J Appl Microbiol. 2010;108:17-24 pubmed publisher
    ..Consequently, new agents are needed to treat them. With this aim, we focused on the effector cells (coelomocytes) of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus immune system.
  22. Cavalieri V, Melfi R, Spinelli G. Promoter activity of the sea urchin (Paracentrotus lividus) nucleosomal H3 and H2A and linker H1 {alpha}-histone genes is modulated by enhancer and chromatin insulator. Nucleic Acids Res. 2009;37:7407-15 pubmed publisher
    ..Enhancer and insulator flank the sea urchin (Paracentrotus lividus) alpha-histone H2A transcription unit in a tandem repeated cluster containing the five histone genes...
  23. Matranga V, Zito F, Costa C, Bonaventura R, Giarrusso S, Celi F. Embryonic development and skeletogenic gene expression affected by X-rays in the Mediterranean sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus. Ecotoxicology. 2010;19:530-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we describe how X-rays affect development and gene expression in embryos of the Mediterranean sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus. Cleavage embryos were exposed to doses from 0.1 to 5 Gy, using an Ag source of X radiation...
  24. Lopes V, Fernandez N, Martins R, Vasconcelos V. Primary screening of the bioactivity of brackishwater cyanobacteria: toxicity of crude extracts to Artemia salina larvae and Paracentrotus lividus embryos. Mar Drugs. 2010;8:471-82 pubmed publisher
    ..estuarine environments, towards the nauplii of the brine shrimp Artemia salina and embryos of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus. The A...
  25. Moulin L, Catarino A, Claessens T, Dubois P. Effects of seawater acidification on early development of the intertidal sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus (Lamarck 1816). Mar Pollut Bull. 2011;62:48-54 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, at pH(T) 7.4, the fertilization rate of gametes whose progenitors came from the tide pool with higher pH decrease was significantly higher, indicating a possible acclimatization or adaptation of gametes to pH stress...
  26. Buono S, Manzo S, Maria G, Sansone G. Toxic effects of pentachlorophenol, azinphos-methyl and chlorpyrifos on the development of Paracentrotus lividus embryos. Ecotoxicology. 2012;21:688-97 pubmed publisher
    ..pesticides, pentachlorophenol (PCP), azinphos-methyl (AZM), and chlorpyrifos, on Mediterranean sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus early development and offspring quality...
  27. Mhadhbi L, Rial D, Perez S, Beiras R. Ecological risk assessment of perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctanesulfonic acid (PFOS) in marine environment using Isochrysis galbana, Paracentrotus lividus, Siriella armata and Psetta maxima. J Environ Monit. 2012;14:1375-82 pubmed publisher
    ..species belonging to three different trophic levels: one microalga (Isochrysis galbana), a primary consumer (Paracentrotus lividus) and two secondary consumers (Siriella armata and Psetta maxima). Acute EC(50) values for PFOS were 0...
  28. Russo R, Zito F, Matranga V. Tissue-specificity and phylogenetics of Pl-MT mRNA during Paracentrotus lividus embryogenesis. Gene. 2013;519:305-10 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this work was to investigate the expression and the territorial localization of Paracentrotus lividus MT (Pl-MT) mRNA during sea urchin development by Quantitative Polymerase Chain Reaction (QPCR) and ..
  29. Lera S, Macchia S, Pellegrini D. Standardizing the methodology of sperm cell test with Paracentrotus lividus. Environ Monit Assess. 2006;122:101-9 pubmed
    The sperm cell toxicity test with Paracentrotus lividus is widely used in Italy to assess the quality of complex aqueous matrices, but at present there is a shortage of standardized methodologies for the bioassay performance...
  30. Oliviero M, Schiavo S, Rametta G, Miglietta M, Manzo S. Different sizes of ZnO diversely affected the cytogenesis of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus. Sci Total Environ. 2017;607-608:176-183 pubmed publisher
    ..ZnO Bulk, >100nm; ZnO NPs, 100nm and ZnO NPs, 14nm) upon the first developmental stages of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus, are evaluated. Morphological alterations are also assessed by embryotoxicity tests...
  31. Coates C, McCulloch C, Betts J, Whalley T. Echinochrome A Release by Red Spherule Cells Is an Iron-Withholding Strategy of Sea Urchin Innate Immunity. J Innate Immun. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..Upon exposure of red spherule cells from sea urchins, i.e., Paracentrotus lividus and Psammechinus miliaris, to microbial ligands, intact microbes, and damage signals, we observed ..
  32. Siliani S, Melis R, Loi B, Guala I, Baroli M, Sanna R, et al. Influence of seasonal and environmental patterns on the lipid content and fatty acid profiles in gonads of the edible sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus from Sardinia. Mar Environ Res. 2016;113:124-33 pubmed publisher
    The influence of seasonal and environmental patterns on the lipid fraction of Paracentrotus lividus gonads was investigated. For this purpose, sea urchins were collected monthly over a year from two Sardinian coastal areas...
  33. Gil Fernández C, Paulo D, Serrão E, Engelen A. Limited differences in fish and benthic communities and possible cascading effects inside and outside a protected marine area in Sagres (SW Portugal). Mar Environ Res. 2016;114:12-23 pubmed publisher
    ..spp. were higher inside than outside the MPA. The main herbivorous invertebrate was the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus, which was smaller and predominantly showing a crevice-dwelling behaviour in the MPA. In addition, P...
  34. Pinsino A, Russo R, Bonaventura R, Brunelli A, Marcomini A, Matranga V. Titanium dioxide nanoparticles stimulate sea urchin immune cell phagocytic activity involving TLR/p38 MAPK-mediated signalling pathway. Sci Rep. 2015;5:14492 pubmed publisher
    ..In this work, we investigated the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus immune cell model as a proxy to humans, to elucidate a potential pathway that can be involved in the ..
  35. Varrella S, Romano G, Ruocco N, Ianora A, Bentley M, Costantini M. First Morphological and Molecular Evidence of the Negative Impact of Diatom-Derived Hydroxyacids on the Sea Urchin Paracentrotus lividus. Toxicol Sci. 2016;151:419-33 pubmed publisher
    ..on the effects of 2 hydroxyacids, 5- and 15-HEPE, which have never been tested before, using the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus as a model organism...
  36. Collard M, Laitat K, Moulin L, Catarino A, Grosjean P, Dubois P. Buffer capacity of the coelomic fluid in echinoderms. Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol. 2013;166:199-206 pubmed publisher
    ..The constituents of the buffer capacity and the factors influencing it were investigated in the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus and the starfish Asterias rubens...
  37. Manno D, Carata E, Tenuzzo B, Panzarini E, Buccolieri A, Filippo E, et al. High ordered biomineralization induced by carbon nanoparticles in the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus. Nanotechnology. 2012;23:495104 pubmed publisher
    ..unexpected biomineralization process was observed during toxicological assessment of carbon nanoparticles on Paracentrotus lividus (sea urchin) pluteus larvae...
  38. Ragusa M, Nicosia A, Costa S, Cuttitta A, Gianguzza F. Metallothionein Gene Family in the Sea Urchin Paracentrotus lividus: Gene Structure, Differential Expression and Phylogenetic Analysis. Int J Mol Sci. 2017;18: pubmed publisher
    ..In order to shed some light on MT gene structure and evolution, we cloned seven Paracentrotus lividus MT genes, comparing them to Echinodermata and Chordata genes...
  39. Martino C, Costa C, Roccheri M, Koop D, Scudiero R, Byrne M. Gadolinium perturbs expression of skeletogenic genes, calcium uptake and larval development in phylogenetically distant sea urchin species. Aquat Toxicol. 2017;194:57-66 pubmed publisher
    ..on the development of two phylogenetically and geographically distant sea urchin species: the Mediterranean Paracentrotus lividus and the Australian Heliocidaris tuberculata...
  40. Rocha A, Camacho C, Eljarrat E, Peris A, Aminot Y, Readman J, et al. Bioaccumulation of persistent and emerging pollutants in wild sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus. Environ Res. 2018;161:354-363 pubmed publisher
    ..pharmaceuticals and personal care products (PCPs) and flame retardants) in roe/gonads of sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus...
  41. Garmendia J, Menchaca I, Belzunce M, Franco J, Revilla M. Induction to maturation of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus (Lamarck, 1816) under laboratory conditions. Environ Technol. 2009;30:1441-6 pubmed publisher
    ..periods, with the aim of investigating and utilizing the induction to gonadal maturation of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus...
  42. Bellas J, Paredes E. Advances in the cryopreservation of sea-urchin embryos: Potential application in marine water quality assessment. Cryobiology. 2011;62:174-80 pubmed publisher
  43. Chiarelli R, Agnello M, Roccheri M. Sea urchin embryos as a model system for studying autophagy induced by cadmium stress. Autophagy. 2011;7:1028-34 pubmed
    ..Here we show that Paracentrotus lividus embryos exposed to Cd adopt autophagy as an additional stratagem to safeguard the developmental ..
  44. Gorzelak P, Stolarski J, Dubois P, Kopp C, Meibom A. ²?Mg labeling of the sea urchin regenerating spine: Insights into echinoderm biomineralization process. J Struct Biol. 2011;176:119-26 pubmed publisher
    This paper reports the results of the first dynamic labeling experiment with regenerating spines of sea urchins Paracentrotus lividus using the stable isotope ²?Mg and NanoSIMS high-resolution isotopic imaging, which provide a direct ..
  45. Rueda Márquez J, Levchuk I, Salcedo I, Acevedo Merino A, Manzano M. Post-treatment of refinery wastewater effluent using a combination of AOPs (H2O2 photolysis and catalytic wet peroxide oxidation) for possible water reuse. Comparison of low and medium pressure lamp performance. Water Res. 2016;91:86-96 pubmed publisher
    ..Toxicity assessment was performed using two marine species (Vibrio fischeri and Paracentrotus lividus sea-urchin) after each treatment step...
  46. Pellerito C, D Agati P, Fiore T, Mansueto C, Mansueto V, Stocco G, et al. Synthesis, structural investigations on organotin(IV) chlorin-e6 complexes, their effect on sea urchin embryonic development and induced apoptosis. J Inorg Biochem. 2005;99:1294-305 pubmed
    ..The results demonstrated that the novel compound (Ph(3)Sn)(3)chlorin.2H(2)O was the most toxic derivative, by exerting antimitotic effect very early and by triggering apoptosis in the 2-cell stage of sea urchin embryonic development. ..
  47. Tejada S, Deudero S, Box A, Sureda A. Physiological response of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus fed with the seagrass Posidonia oceanica and the alien algae Caulerpa racemosa and Lophocladia lallemandii. Mar Environ Res. 2013;83:48-53 pubmed publisher
    The aim was to determine the effects of alien algae feeding on biomarkers of oxidative stress in the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus...
  48. Castellano I, Migliaccio O, D Aniello S, Merlino A, Napolitano A, Palumbo A. Shedding light on ovothiol biosynthesis in marine metazoans. Sci Rep. 2016;6:21506 pubmed publisher
    ..The gene involved in ovothiol biosynthesis OvoA was identified in Paracentrotus lividus genome (PlOvoA)...
  49. Martino C, Chiarelli R, Bosco L, Roccheri M. Induction of skeletal abnormalities and autophagy in Paracentrotus lividus sea urchin embryos exposed to gadolinium. Mar Environ Res. 2017;130:12-20 pubmed publisher
    ..We investigated the effects of Gd on Paracentrotus lividus sea urchin embryos, focusing on skeletogenesis and autophagy...
  50. Lavado R, Sugni M, Candia Carnevali M, Porte C. Triphenyltin alters androgen metabolism in the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus. Aquat Toxicol. 2006;79:247-56 pubmed
    ..androstenedione and testosterone) has been assessed in the digestive tube and gonads of the echinoderm Paracentrotus lividus exposed to different concentrations of the biocide triphenyltin (TPT) in a semi-static water regime ..
  51. Becker P, Egea E, Eeckhaut I. Characterization of the bacterial communities associated with the bald sea urchin disease of the echinoid Paracentrotus lividus. J Invertebr Pathol. 2008;98:136-47 pubmed publisher
    The microbial communities involved in the bald sea urchin disease of the echinoid Paracentrotus lividus are investigated using culture-independent techniques...
  52. Bellas J, Saco Alvarez L, Nieto O, Beiras R. Ecotoxicological evaluation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons using marine invertebrate embryo-larval bioassays. Mar Pollut Bull. 2008;57:493-502 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, a higher risk for those species is expected when we consider the photoactivation of the PAHs. ..
  53. Oral R, Bustamante P, Warnau M, D Ambra A, Guida M, Pagano G. Cytogenetic and developmental toxicity of cerium and lanthanum to sea urchin embryos. Chemosphere. 2010;81:194-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Sea urchin (Paracentrotus lividus) embryos were reared for 72 h in Ce(IV)- or La(III)-contaminated seawater at concentrations ranging ..
  54. Arizza V, Vazzana M, Schillaci D, Russo D, Giaramita F, Parrinello N. Gender differences in the immune system activities of sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus. Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol. 2013;164:447-55 pubmed publisher
    ..For this purpose we have chosen to study the immune response of the two sexes of the echinoderm Paracentrotus lividus in pre- and post-spawning phases...
  55. Suárez Peñaranda J, Vieites B, Del Rio E, Ortiz Rey J, Anton I. Histopathologic and immunohistochemical features of sea urchin granulomas. J Cutan Pathol. 2013;40:550-6 pubmed publisher
    b>Paracentrotus lividus is the most common variety of sea urchin in the west coasts of Spain and has commercial value for the alimentary industry...
  56. Cunha I, Torres T, Oliveira H, Martins R, McGowan T, Sheahan D, et al. Using early life stages of marine animals to screen the toxicity of priority hazardous and noxious substances. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2017;24:10510-10518 pubmed publisher
    ..values for early life stages (ELS) of two phylogenetically distinct marine animal taxa, the sea urchin (Paracentrotus lividus), a deuterostome invertebrate, and the turbot (Scophthalmus maximus), a vertebrate (teleost), when ..
  57. Trifuoggi M, Pagano G, Guida M, Palumbo A, Siciliano A, Gravina M, et al. Comparative toxicity of seven rare earth elements in sea urchin early life stages. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2017;24:20803-20810 pubmed publisher
    ..We have previously reported on the multiple impact of some REEs on the early life stages of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus...
  58. Prado P, Tomas F, Pinna S, Farina S, Roca G, Ceccherelli G, et al. Habitat and scale shape the demographic fate of the keystone sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus in Mediterranean macrophyte communities. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e35170 pubmed publisher
    ..We examined benthic and pelagic abundances of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus in order to: 1) understand the main life-history bottlenecks by observing the degree of coupling ..
  59. Díaz Garduño B, Rueda Márquez J, Manzano M, Garrido Pérez C, Martín Díaz M. Are combined AOPs effective for toxicity reduction in receiving marine environment? Suitability of battery of bioassays for wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) effluent as an ecotoxicological assessment. Mar Environ Res. 2016;114:1-11 pubmed publisher
    ..Sparus aurata, Paracentrotus lividus, Isochrysis galbana and Vibrio fischeri, representing different trophic levels, constituted the ..
  60. Oral R, Pagano G, Siciliano A, Gravina M, Palumbo A, Castellano I, et al. Heavy rare earth elements affect early life stages in Paracentrotus lividus and Arbacia lixula sea urchins. Environ Res. 2017;154:240-246 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus HREEs require timely investigations for their adverse health effects. Paracentrotus lividus and Arbacia lixula embryos and sperm were exposed to trichloride salts of five HREEs (Dy, Ho, Er, Yb ..
  61. Rotini A, Gallo A, Parlapiano I, Berducci M, Boni R, Tosti E, et al. Insights into the CuO nanoparticle ecotoxicity with suitable marine model species. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2018;147:852-860 pubmed publisher
    ..fulvus and sea urchin (Paracentrotus lividus), respectively...
  62. Ruocco N, Varrella S, Romano G, Ianora A, Bentley M, Somma D, et al. Diatom-derived oxylipins induce cell death in sea urchin embryos activating caspase-8 and caspase 3/7. Aquat Toxicol. 2016;176:128-40 pubmed publisher
    ..concentrations decadienal affected the expression levels of the caspase-8 gene in embryos of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus...
  63. Vergés A, Becerro M, Alcoverro T, Romero J. Variation in multiple traits of vegetative and reproductive seagrass tissues influences plant-herbivore interactions. Oecologia. 2007;151:675-86 pubmed
    ..preferences among these tissues of the main consumers of the plant, the fish Sarpa salpa and the urchin Paracentrotus lividus. Moreover, we identified the plant traits that explained the observed feeding behaviour...
  64. Semenova M, Kiselyov A, Titov I, Raihstat M, Molodtsov M, Grishchuk E, et al. In vivo evaluation of indolyl glyoxamides in the phenotypic sea urchin embryo assay. Chem Biol Drug Des. 2007;70:485-90 pubmed
    ..Importantly, we demonstrated that in these series, the N-substitution of indole is non-essential to attain profound in vitro and cellular effects. ..
  65. Damiani E, Nettis E, Priore M, Delle Donne P, Ferrannini A. Raw Paracentrotus lividus and allergy. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2008;101:107-8 pubmed
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    ..The applicability of bioassays with the early life stages of Paracentrotus lividus, Mytilus galloprovincialis and Crassostrea gigas on porewaters extracted by centrifugation from the ..
  67. Pellicano M, Picone P, Cavalieri V, Carrotta R, Spinelli G, Di Carlo M. The sea urchin embryo: a model to study Alzheimer's beta amyloid induced toxicity. Arch Biochem Biophys. 2009;483:120-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we use the Paracentrotus lividus embryo to identify molecules and pathways that can be involved in the degenerative process...
  68. Montero N, Belzunce Segarra M, Menchaca I, Garmendia J, Franco J, Nieto O, et al. Integrative sediment assessment at Atlantic Spanish harbours by means of chemical and ecotoxicological tools. Environ Monit Assess. 2013;185:1305-18 pubmed publisher
    ..marine amphipod and Paracentrotus lividus sea urchin larvae)...
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    ..reported a molecular and cytogenetic characterization of three different 5S rDNA clusters in the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus and recently, demonstrated the presence of high heterogeneity in functional 5S rRNA...
  70. Izzetoğlu S, Sahar U, Sener E, Deveci R. Determination of sialic acids in immune system cells (coelomocytes) of sea urchin, Paracentrotus lividus, using capillary LC-ESI-MS/MS. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2014;36:181-6 pubmed publisher
    ..acids play important roles in immunity, we determined the presence of sialic acid types in coelomocytes of Paracentrotus lividus...
  71. Karakostis K, Karakostis K, Costa C, Zito F, Matranga V. Heterologous expression of newly identified galectin-8 from sea urchin embryos produces recombinant protein with lactose binding specificity and anti-adhesive activity. Sci Rep. 2015;5:17665 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we report a tandem-repeat type galectin from the Paracentrotus lividus sea urchin embryo, referred to as Pl-GAL-8. The 933nt sequence encodes a protein of 34...
  72. Volpi Ghirardini A, Arizzi Novelli A, Tagliapietra D. Sediment toxicity assessment in the Lagoon of Venice (Italy) using Paracentrotus lividus (Echinodermata: Echinoidea) fertilization and embryo bioassays. Environ Int. 2005;31:1065-77 pubmed
    ..bioassays (fertilization and embryo toxicity tests) to discriminate sediment toxicity using the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus was tested in five stations with different levels of pollution in the Lagoon of Venice...
  73. Emanuele M, Costa S, Ragusa M, Gianguzza F. Chromatin dynamics of the developmentally regulated P. lividus neural alpha tubulin gene. Int J Dev Biol. 2011;55:591-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results suggest that, during P. lividus embryogenesis, both HAT/HDAC and HMT/HDM activities, which are able to regulate accessibility of the PlTalpha2 basal promoter to RNA polymerase II, are coordinately switched-on. ..
  74. Catarino A, Bauwens M, Dubois P. Acid-base balance and metabolic response of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus to different seawater pH and temperatures. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2012;19:2344-53 pubmed publisher
    ..status in an ocean acidification context, we studied the response of an intertidal sea urchin species, Paracentrotus lividus, submitted to low pH at two different temperatures. Individuals were submitted to control (8...
  75. Ghisaura S, Loi B, Biosa G, Baroli M, Pagnozzi D, Roggio T, et al. Proteomic changes occurring along gonad maturation in the edible sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus. J Proteomics. 2016;144:63-72 pubmed publisher
    The reproductive stage of Paracentrotus lividus strongly influences product quality that, in turn, impacts significantly on the market price...
  76. Amri S, Samar M, Sellem F, Ouali K. Seasonal antioxidant responses in the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus (Lamarck 1816) used as a bioindicator of the environmental contamination in the South-East Mediterranean. Mar Pollut Bull. 2017;122:392-402 pubmed publisher
    In this study, sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus were sampled seasonally at three stations during 2012 in the coastal areas of the Gulf of Annaba (southeast Mediterranean)...
  77. Cavaleiro F, Rangel L, Frade D, Santos M. Syndesmis aethopharynx Westervelt & Kozloff, 1990 (Rhabdocoela: Umagillidae): a revisitation supported by scanning electron microscopy and molecular analyses. Syst Parasitol. 2017;94:1007-1017 pubmed publisher
    ..Syndesmis aethopharynx Westervelt & Kozloff, 1990 is an understudied endosymbiont of Paracentrotus lividus (Lamarck), which is likely to have been confused with the type-species, i.e...
  78. Falugi C, Aluigi M, Chiantore M, Privitera D, Ramoino P, Gatti M, et al. Toxicity of metal oxide nanoparticles in immune cells of the sea urchin. Mar Environ Res. 2012;76:114-21 pubmed publisher
    ..and iron oxide (Fe?O?) nanoparticles (NPs) in the marine environment was investigated using the sea urchin, Paracentrotus lividus, as an in vivo model...
  79. Gallo A, Boni R, Tosti E. Sperm viability assessment in marine invertebrates by fluorescent staining and spectrofluorimetry: A promising tool for assessing marine pollution impact. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2018;147:407-412 pubmed publisher
    ..the viability of spermatozoa in three marine invertebrates: the ascidian Ciona intestinalis, the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus and the mollusc Mytilus galloprovincialis...
  80. Couvray S, Coupe S. Three-year monitoring of genetic diversity reveals a micro-connectivity pattern and local recruitment in the broadcast marine species Paracentrotus lividus. Heredity (Edinb). 2018;120:110-124 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we were interested in deciphering the structure and connectivity of populations of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus, by monitoring populations at 11 localities distributed along a 225-km coast-line in the south-eastern ..
  81. Bellavia D, Barbieri R. Evidence for a novel cytoplasmic processing event in ribosome maturation in the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus. Cell Mol Life Sci. 2010;67:1871-9 pubmed publisher
    ..processing step, never before described, involving both the pre-ribosomal subunits in the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus...
  82. Ragusa M, Longo V, Emanuele M, Costa S, Gianguzza F. In silico characterization of the neural alpha tubulin gene promoter of the sea urchin embryo Paracentrotus lividus by phylogenetic footprinting. Mol Biol Rep. 2012;39:2633-44 pubmed publisher
    During Paracentrotus lividus sea urchin embryo development one alpha and one beta tubulin genes are expressed specifically in the neural cells and they are early end output of the gene regulatory network that specifies the neural ..
  83. Mariani L, De Pascale D, Faraponova O, Tornambè A, Sarni A, Giuliani S, et al. The use of a test battery in marine ecotoxicology: the acute toxicity of sodium dodecyl sulfate. Environ Toxicol. 2006;21:373-9 pubmed
    ..battery composed of Vibrio fischeri (bacteria), Dunaliella tertiolecta (algae), Tigriopus fulvus (crustacea), Paracentrotus lividus (echinodermata), and Dicentrarchus labrax (pisces) was used for acute toxicity testing of sodium ..
  84. Shmukler I, Tosti E, Silvestre F. [Effect of local microapplication of serotoninergic drugs on membrane currents of Paracentrotus lividus early embryos]. Ontogenez. 2007;38:254-61 pubmed
    ..application of agonists of the 3rd type receptors SR57277A and quipazine into the interblastomere cleft of Paracentrotus lividus embryos evoked specific membrane currents...
  85. Romancino D, Montana G, Cavalieri V, Spinelli G, DI Carlo M. EGFR signalling is required for Paracentrotus lividus endomesoderm specification. Arch Biochem Biophys. 2008;474:167-74 pubmed publisher
    ..To investigate the role played by the EGFR in Paracentrotus lividus development we blocked its activity by using the EGFR kinase inhibitor AG1478...
  86. Calderon I, Ventura C, Turon X, Lessios H. Genetic divergence and assortative mating between colour morphs of the sea urchin Paracentrotus gaimardi. Mol Ecol. 2010;19:484-93 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Paracentrotus gaimardi exhibits five colour morphs (pink, brown, green, grey and black), which often occur side by side on ..
  87. Bellas J, Saco Alvarez L, Nieto O, Bayona J, Albaiges J, Beiras R. Evaluation of artificially-weathered standard fuel oil toxicity by marine invertebrate embryogenesis bioassays. Chemosphere. 2013;90:1103-8 pubmed publisher
    ..WAF toxicity was tested using the sea urchin (Paracentrotus lividus) and mussel (Mytilus galloprovincialis) embryo-larval bioassays and the aromatic hydrocarbons levels (..
  88. Cavalieri V, Melfi R, Spinelli G. The Compass-like locus, exclusive to the Ambulacrarians, encodes a chromatin insulator binding protein in the sea urchin embryo. PLoS Genet. 2013;9:e1003847 pubmed publisher
    ..This article deals with the identification and functional characterization in Paracentrotus lividus of COMPASS-like (CMPl), a novel echinoderm insulator binding protein...
  89. Jiménez Ramos R, Egea L, Ortega M, Hernández I, Vergara J, Brun F. Global and local disturbances interact to modify seagrass palatability. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0183256 pubmed publisher
    ..The effect of these traits on the consumption rates of the generalist herbivore Paracentrotus lividus (purple sea urchin) is evaluated...
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    Preliminary results have shown that various proteins bind long 3'UTR of the transcript for Paracentrotus lividus sea urchin H3.3 histone variant and are probably implicated in mRNA instability...
  91. Polosa P, Deceglie S, Falkenberg M, Roberti M, Di Ponzio B, Gadaleta M, et al. Cloning of the sea urchin mitochondrial RNA polymerase and reconstitution of the transcription termination system. Nucleic Acids Res. 2007;35:2413-27 pubmed
    ..transcription termination in sea urchin mitochondria, we cloned the mitochondrial RNA polymerase (mtRNAP) of Paracentrotus lividus and used a recombinant form of the enzyme in a reconstituted transcription system, in the presence of ..
  92. Sánchez Marín P, Lorenzo J, Blust R, Beiras R. Humic acids increase dissolved lead bioavailability for marine invertebrates. Environ Sci Technol. 2007;41:5679-84 pubmed
    ..of this metal in the absence and presence of HA was tested using excised gills of Mytilus edulis and the Paracentrotus lividus embryo-larval bioassay respectively...