coturnix

Summary

Summary: A genus of BIRDS in the family Phasianidae, order GALLIFORMES, containing the common European and other Old World QUAIL.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Distribution and origin of steroid hormones in the yolk of Japanese quail eggs (Coturnix coturnix japonica)
    R Hackl
    Institute for Biochemistry, University of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinarplatz 1, A 1210 Vienna, Austria
    J Comp Physiol B 173:327-31. 2003
  2. pmc Characterization of Japanese quail yellow as a genomic deletion upstream of the avian homolog of the mammalian ASIP (agouti) gene
    Nicola J Nadeau
    Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Genetics 178:777-86. 2008
  3. pmc Microsatellite loci in Japanese quail and cross-species amplification in chicken and guinea fowl
    Boniface Baboreka Kayang
    The United Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Gifu University, Gifu 501 1193, Japan
    Genet Sel Evol 34:233-53. 2002
  4. pmc Microsatellite mapping of QTL affecting growth, feed consumption, egg production, tonic immobility and body temperature of Japanese quail
    Francis Minvielle
    Génétique et Diversité Animales, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Centre de Jouy, 78352 Jouy en Josas, France
    BMC Genomics 6:87. 2005
  5. ncbi The induction by testosterone of aromatase activity in the preoptic area and activation of copulatory behavior
    J Balthazart
    University of Liege, Laboratory of General and Comparative Biochemistry, Belgium
    Physiol Behav 47:83-94. 1990
  6. ncbi Fate map of the diencephalon and the zona limitans at the 10-somites stage in chick embryos
    Raquel Garcia-Lopez
    Instituto de Neurociencias, UMH CSIC, Universidad Miguel Hernandez, Alicante, Spain
    Dev Biol 268:514-30. 2004
  7. ncbi A novel G protein-coupled receptor for gonadotropin-inhibitory hormone in the Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica): identification, expression and binding activity
    H Yin
    Laboratory of Brain Science, Faculty of Integrated Arts and Sciences, Hiroshima University, Higashi hiroshima 739 8521, Japan
    J Endocrinol 184:257-66. 2005
  8. pmc Recessive black is allelic to the yellow plumage locus in Japanese quail and associated with a frameshift deletion in the ASIP gene
    Takahiro Hiragaki
    Faculty of Applied Biological Sciences, Gifu University, Gifu, Japan
    Genetics 178:771-5. 2008
  9. pmc Incorporation of competitive effects in forest tree or animal breeding programs
    William M Muir
    Department of Animal Science, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907 1151, USA
    Genetics 170:1247-59. 2005
  10. ncbi Thalamic development induced by Shh in the chick embryo
    Claudia Vieira
    Neuroscience Institute, Miguel Hernandez University N 332, Km 87, E 03550 Alicante, Spain
    Dev Biol 284:351-63. 2005

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Publications288 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Distribution and origin of steroid hormones in the yolk of Japanese quail eggs (Coturnix coturnix japonica)
    R Hackl
    Institute for Biochemistry, University of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinarplatz 1, A 1210 Vienna, Austria
    J Comp Physiol B 173:327-31. 2003
    ..1% of the radioactivity entered the yolk. We conclude that steroid concentrations in the yolk layers reflected progesterone and androgen production of the cells of the follicular wall at the time...
  2. pmc Characterization of Japanese quail yellow as a genomic deletion upstream of the avian homolog of the mammalian ASIP (agouti) gene
    Nicola J Nadeau
    Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Genetics 178:777-86. 2008
    ..The presence of ventral-specific ASIP expression in birds shows that this feature is conserved across vertebrates...
  3. pmc Microsatellite loci in Japanese quail and cross-species amplification in chicken and guinea fowl
    Boniface Baboreka Kayang
    The United Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Gifu University, Gifu 501 1193, Japan
    Genet Sel Evol 34:233-53. 2002
    ..The microsatellite markers reported would serve as a useful resource base for genetic mapping in quail and comparative mapping in Phasianidae...
  4. pmc Microsatellite mapping of QTL affecting growth, feed consumption, egg production, tonic immobility and body temperature of Japanese quail
    Francis Minvielle
    Génétique et Diversité Animales, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Centre de Jouy, 78352 Jouy en Josas, France
    BMC Genomics 6:87. 2005
    The Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica) is both an animal model in biology and a commercial bird for egg and meat production...
  5. ncbi The induction by testosterone of aromatase activity in the preoptic area and activation of copulatory behavior
    J Balthazart
    University of Liege, Laboratory of General and Comparative Biochemistry, Belgium
    Physiol Behav 47:83-94. 1990
    ..A moderate increase in AA was seen on day 16 and is probably responsible for the behavioral activation which was observed at the end of the experiment...
  6. ncbi Fate map of the diencephalon and the zona limitans at the 10-somites stage in chick embryos
    Raquel Garcia-Lopez
    Instituto de Neurociencias, UMH CSIC, Universidad Miguel Hernandez, Alicante, Spain
    Dev Biol 268:514-30. 2004
    ..Moreover, we show that the presumptive epithelium of ZLI can be localized at early developmental stages in the diencephalic alar plate at the anterior limit of the Wnt8b gene expression domain...
  7. ncbi A novel G protein-coupled receptor for gonadotropin-inhibitory hormone in the Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica): identification, expression and binding activity
    H Yin
    Laboratory of Brain Science, Faculty of Integrated Arts and Sciences, Hiroshima University, Higashi hiroshima 739 8521, Japan
    J Endocrinol 184:257-66. 2005
    We recently identified a novel hypothalamic dodecapeptide inhibiting gonadotropin release in the Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica). This novel peptide was therefore named gonadotropin-inhibitory hormone (GnIH)...
  8. pmc Recessive black is allelic to the yellow plumage locus in Japanese quail and associated with a frameshift deletion in the ASIP gene
    Takahiro Hiragaki
    Faculty of Applied Biological Sciences, Gifu University, Gifu, Japan
    Genetics 178:771-5. 2008
    The recessive black plumage mutation in the Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica) is controlled by an autosomal recessive gene (rb) and displays a blackish-brown phenotype in the recessive homozygous state (rb/rb)...
  9. pmc Incorporation of competitive effects in forest tree or animal breeding programs
    William M Muir
    Department of Animal Science, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907 1151, USA
    Genetics 170:1247-59. 2005
    ..The differences in response show that competitive effects can be included in breeding programs, without measuring new traits, so that costs of the breeding program need not increase...
  10. ncbi Thalamic development induced by Shh in the chick embryo
    Claudia Vieira
    Neuroscience Institute, Miguel Hernandez University N 332, Km 87, E 03550 Alicante, Spain
    Dev Biol 284:351-63. 2005
    ..Overall, these results indicate that Shh expressed in the ZLI plays an important role in diencephalic growth and in the development of the thalamus...
  11. pmc The ECM moves during primitive streak formation--computation of ECM versus cellular motion
    Evan A Zamir
    Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, School of Medicine, The University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas, United States of America
    PLoS Biol 6:e247. 2008
    ..We conclude that models describing primitive streak cellular guidance mechanisms must be able to account for sub-epiblastic extracellular matrix displacements...
  12. ncbi Association of a single-nucleotide substitution in TYRP1 with roux in Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica)
    N J Nadeau
    Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3EJ, UK
    Anim Genet 38:609-13. 2007
    ..In addition, the Phe282 amino acid appears to be of functional significance, as it is highly conserved across the vertebrates. This is the first demonstration that TYRP1 has a role in pigmentation in birds...
  13. pmc The "silver" Japanese quail and the MITF gene: causal mutation, associated traits and homology with the "blue" chicken plumage
    Francis Minvielle
    UMR 1313 INRA AgroParisTech, Génétique animale et biologie intégrative GABI, F 78352, Jouy en Josas, France
    BMC Genet 11:15. 2010
    ..the causal mutation B at the MITF gene responsible for the "silver" plumage colour in the Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica), and its associated effects on growth and body composition, and tests its allelism with the "blue" ..
  14. ncbi Developmental changes in gonadotropin-inhibitory hormone in the Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica) hypothalamo-hypophysial system
    T Ubuka
    Laboratory of Brain Science, Faculty of Integrated Arts and Sciences, Hiroshima University, Higashi hiroshima 739 8521, Japan
    J Endocrinol 178:311-8. 2003
    ..containing a C-terminal -Arg-Phe-NH(2) sequence, SIKPSAYLPLRF-NH(2) (RFamide peptide), from the Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica) brain...
  15. pmc Sex differences in the expression of sex steroid receptor mRNA in the quail brain
    C Voigt
    GIGA Neurosciences, University of Liege, Liege, Belgium
    J Neuroendocrinol 21:1045-62. 2009
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  16. ncbi Immunocytochemical localization of aromatase in sensory and integrating nuclei of the hindbrain in Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica)
    Henry C Evrard
    Center for Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, Research Group in Behavioral Neuroendocrinology, University of Liege, B 4020 Liege, Belgium
    J Comp Neurol 473:194-212. 2004
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  17. ncbi The control of preoptic aromatase activity by afferent inputs in Japanese quail
    P Absil
    Center for Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, Research Group in Behavioral Neuroendocrinology, , 17 Place Delcour, B-4020, , Belgium
    Brain Res Brain Res Rev 37:38-58. 2001
    ..The potential significance of these processes for the physiology of reproduction is critically evaluated...
  18. ncbi Avoidance of relatively aggressive male Japanese Quail (Coturnix japonica) by sexually experienced conspecific females
    Alexander G Ophir
    Department of Psychology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON L8S 4K1, Canada
    J Comp Psychol 119:3-7. 2005
    Sexually experienced female Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica) that are offered a choice between 2 conspecific males previously observed engaging in an aggressive encounter prefer to affiliate with the less aggressive male...
  19. pmc Rapid decreases in preoptic aromatase activity and brain monoamine concentrations after engaging in male sexual behavior
    C A Cornil
    Center for Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, Research Group in Behavioral Neuroendocrinology, University of Liege, 1 Boulevard de l Hopital Bâtiment B36 4000 Liege 1, Belgium
    Endocrinology 146:3809-20. 2005
    ..Sexual interactions with the female decreased aromatase and dopamine activities. These data challenge established views about the causal relationships among dopamine, estrogen action, and male sexual behavior...
  20. ncbi A novel avian hypothalamic peptide inhibiting gonadotropin release
    K Tsutsui
    Laboratory of Brain Science, Hiroshima University, Higashi Hiroshima, 739 8521, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 275:661-7. 2000
    ..This is the first hypothalamic peptide inhibiting gonadotropin release reported in a vertebrate. We therefore term it gonadotropin-inhibitory hormone (GnIH)...
  21. pmc Social instability in laying quail: consequences on yolk steroids and offspring's phenotype
    Floriane Guibert
    UMR 6552 Ethologie Animale et Humaine, CNRS Universite de Rennes 1, Rennes, France
    PLoS ONE 5:e14069. 2010
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  22. ncbi Rapid control of brain aromatase activity by glutamatergic inputs
    Jacques Balthazart
    Center for Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, Research Group in Behavioral Neuroendocrinology, University of Liege, B 4000 Liege 1, Belgium
    Endocrinology 147:359-66. 2006
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  23. ncbi Neuroanatomical specificity of sex differences in expression of aromatase mRNA in the quail brain
    Cornelia Voigt
    Center for Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, University of Liege, B 4000 Liege, Belgium
    J Chem Neuroanat 33:75-86. 2007
    ..Although sex differences in aromatase activity are clearly documented in the HPOA of Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica), only minimal or even no differences at all were observed in the number of aromatase-immunoreactive (..
  24. ncbi Enhanced yolk testosterone influences behavioral phenotype independent of sex in Japanese quail chicks Coturnix japonica
    Jonathan Niall Daisley
    Konrad Lorenz Forschungsstelle, Grünau im Almtal 11, A 4645, Austria
    Horm Behav 47:185-94. 2005
    ..testosterone, but within the physiological range, by injecting 50 ng testosterone in ethanol into Japanese quail Coturnix japonica eggs prior to incubation...
  25. ncbi Sex differences in projections from preoptic area aromatase cells to the periaqueductal gray in Japanese quail
    Claudio Carere
    University of Liege, Center for Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, Research Group in Behavioral Neuroendocrinology, Liège B 4000, Belgium
    J Comp Neurol 500:894-907. 2007
    ..This connection plays an important role in the control of reproductive behavior. In male Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica) specifically, the medial preoptic nucleus (POM), where various types of sensory inputs converge, is a ..
  26. ncbi Role of the archistriatal nucleus taeniae in the sexual behavior of male Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica): a comparison of function with the medial nucleus of the amygdala in mammals
    R R Thompson
    Cornell University, Department of Psychology, Ithaca, N Y, USA
    Brain Behav Evol 51:215-29. 1998
    ..These results strengthen the argument that these sex-steroid accumulating cell groups are homologous and suggest a conservation of function for them despite the vastly divergent evolutionary histories separating birds and mammals...
  27. ncbi Perceptual compensation for coarticulation by Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica)
    A J Lotto
    University of Wisconsin, Madison 53706, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 102:1134-40. 1997
    ..Four Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica) were trained to peck a key differentially to identify clear /da/ and /ga/ exemplars...
  28. doi Habituation to humans affects yolk steroid levels and offspring phenotype in quail
    Aline Bertin
    Konrad Lorenz Forschungsstelle, University of Vienna, A 4645 Grünau, Austria
    Horm Behav 54:396-402. 2008
    ..This has obvious implications for keeping and handling laboratory animals, for conservation biology and for animal welfare...
  29. ncbi Nongenomic inheritance of emotional reactivity in Japanese quail
    Marie Annick Richard-Yris
    UMR CNRS 6552, Ethologie Evolution Ecologie, Universite de Rennes 1, Bat 25, Campus de Beaulieu, F 35042 Rennes Cedex, France
    Dev Psychobiol 46:1-12. 2005
    ..These differences were significant in the presence of mothers as well as after separation from them, suggesting direct as well as long-term maternal influence. Young raised by E+ mothers also presented delayed increases in weight...
  30. pmc Changes in multiple brain regions underlie species differences in a complex, congenital behavior
    E Balaban
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 94:2001-6. 1997
    ..a species difference in one such behavior, the crowing of chickens (Gallus gallus domesticus) and Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica)...
  31. doi Effect of one week of stress on emotional reactivity and learning and memory performances in Japanese quail
    Ludovic Calandreau
    INRA, UMR85 Physiologie de la Reproduction et des Comportements, F 37380 Nouzilly, France
    Behav Brain Res 217:104-10. 2011
    ..Such a stress period can improve spatial learning performances in quail supporting the critical role played by the duration of the stress period on cognitive performance...
  32. pmc Rapid effects of aromatase inhibition on male reproductive behaviors in Japanese quail
    Charlotte A Cornil
    Center for Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, Research Group in Behavioral Neuroendocrinology, University of Liege, Belgium
    Horm Behav 49:45-67. 2006
    ..Together, these data demonstrate that aromatase inhibition rapidly decreases both consummatory and appetitive aspects of male sexual behavior...
  33. ncbi Rapid and reversible inhibition of brain aromatase activity
    J Balthazart
    Center for Research in Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, Research Group in Behavioural Neuroendocrinology, University of Liege, Liege, Belgium
    J Neuroendocrinol 13:63-73. 2001
    ..Here, we report that aromatase activity in neural tissue of male Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica) is rapidly downregulated in the presence of Mg(2+), Ca(2+) and ATP in hypothalamic homogenates and in ..
  34. doi Discovery and characterization of Coturnix chinensis avian β-defensin 10, with broad antibacterial activity
    Deying Ma
    Department of Animal Science and Technology, Northeast Agricultural University, Harbin 150030, China
    J Pept Sci 18:224-32. 2012
    ..avian β-defensin (AvBD), AvBD10, was discovered in the liver and bone marrow tissues from Chinese painted quail (Coturnix chinensis) in the present study...
  35. doi Chronic stress and environmental enrichment as opposite factors affecting the immune response in Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica)
    F N Nazar
    Facultad de Ciencias Exactas, Fisicas y Naturales, Cátedra de Química Biológica and Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas, Instituto de Ciencia y Tecnología de los Alimentos ICTA, Universidad Nacional de Cordoba, 5016, Cordoba, Argentina
    Stress 14:166-73. 2011
    ..The findings indicate that submitting these animals to an enriched environment can be effectively used to improve their immune response and to reduce the detrimental effects of a stressor exposure...
  36. pmc Identification and metabolic transformations of carotenoids in ocular tissues of the Japanese quail Coturnix japonica
    Prakash Bhosale
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Moran Eye Center, University of Utah School of Medicine, 65 Medical Drive, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    Biochemistry 46:9050-7. 2007
    ..3R,3'S-meso)-beta,beta-carotene-3,3'-diol] are found in substantial amounts in the retina of the Japanese quail Coturnix japonica...
  37. pmc Growth, developmental stability and immune response in juvenile Japanese quails (Coturnix coturnix japonica)
    J M Fair
    Department of Biology, University of Missouri St Louis 63121, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 266:1735-42. 1999
    ..Additional research will be required to determine the long-term consequences of developmental stress and assess the selective forces that influence the strength of the immune responses of chicks...
  38. ncbi Genetic differences in coping strategies in response to prolonged and repeated restraint in Japanese quail divergently selected for long or short tonic immobility
    Dominique Hazard
    UR83 Unité de Recherches Avicoles, Institut National de Recherche Agronomique, Centre de Tours Nouzilly, 37380 Nouzilly, France
    Horm Behav 54:645-53. 2008
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  39. pmc Interspecific hybridization as a tool to understand vocal divergence: the example of crowing in quail (Genus Coturnix)
    Sébastien Derégnaucourt
    Max Planck Institute for Ornithology, Seewiesen, Germany
    PLoS ONE 5:e9451. 2010
    ..I recorded crows produced by the European quail (Coturnix c. coturnix), the domestic Japanese quail (Coturnix c. japonica) and their hybrids (F1, F2 and backcrosses)...
  40. ncbi The development and differentiation of the parabronchial unit in quail (Coturnix coturnix)
    D W Scheuermann
    Department of Morphology, University of Antwerp RUCA, Belgium
    Eur J Morphol 36:201-15. 1998
    ..The gas exchange tissue is predominantly represented by infundibula in immature quail. The posthatching growth of the gas exchange tissue of immature to mature quail occurs via intense multiplication of air and blood capillaries...
  41. doi Plumage colour mutations and melanins in the feathers of the Japanese quail: a first comparison
    F Minvielle
    INRA AgroParisTech, UMR 1313 Génétique Animale et Biologie Intégrative, 78352 Jouy en Josas, France
    Anim Genet 40:971-4. 2009
    ..The results showed that rusty was not likely to be a dilution mutation...
  42. ncbi A comparative cytogenetic study of chromosome homology between chicken and Japanese quail
    M Shibusawa
    Laboratory of Cytogenetics, Division of Bioscience, Graduate School of Environmental Earth Science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
    Cytogenet Cell Genet 95:103-9. 2001
    ..macrochromosomes (Chromosomes 1-8 and the Z chromosome) were used for comparative mapping of Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica)...
  43. doi Transmission of low-pathogenicity avian influenza virus of subtype H6N2 from chickens to Pekin ducks and Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica)
    Karen S Yee
    Center for Animal Disease Modeling and Surveillance, Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Avian Pathol 38:59-64. 2009
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  44. ncbi Electrophysiological and neurochemical characterization of neurons of the medial preoptic area in Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica)
    Charlotte A Cornil
    Center for Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, Research Group in Behavioral Neuroendocrinology, University of Liege, 17 Place Delcour Bat L1, B 4020 Liege, Belgium
    Brain Res 1029:224-40. 2004
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  45. doi Higher inherent fearfulness potentiates the effects of chronic stress in the Japanese quail
    L Calandreau
    INRA, UMR85 Physiologie de la Reproduction et des Comportements F 37380 Nouzilly, France
    Behav Brain Res 225:505-10. 2011
    ..They also highlight emotional reactivity as an important predisposing factor for the occurrence of the adverse effects of chronic stress in birds...
  46. ncbi [Lampbrush chromosomes in the japanese quail Coturnix coturnix japonica: cytological maps of macro chromosomes and meiotic crossover frequency in females]
    A V Rodionov
    Biological Institute, St Petersburg State University, Staryi Peterhof, St Petersburg, Russia 198504
    Genetika 38:1246-51. 2002
    Cytological maps of lampbrush macrobivalents of the Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica) were constructed...
  47. pmc Two new plumage mutations in the Japanese quail: "curly" feather and "rusty" plumage
    Francis Minvielle
    Génétique et Diversité Animales, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Centre de Jouy, 78352 Jouy en Josas, France
    BMC Genet 6:14. 2005
    ..There are only few plumage mutations reported in quail, and the present work describes a new color variant "rusty" and a new feather structure "curly", and their heredity from an F1 and F2 segregation experiment...
  48. ncbi Relation between tonic immobility and production estimated by factorial correspondence analysis in Japanese quail
    S Mignon-Grasteau
    Station de Recherches Avicoles, INRA, 37380 Nouzilly, France
    Poult Sci 82:1839-44. 2003
    ..Secondary negative associations between TI and body temperature and between TI and residual feed consumption were obtained; however, they were marginal and need to be confirmed...
  49. ncbi Alterations in aortic antioxidant components in an experimental model of atherosclerosis: a time-course study
    David V Godin
    Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Mol Cell Biochem 252:193-203. 2003
    ..Previously reported alterations in erythrocyte antioxidant enzyme components during atherogenesis in quail were not predictive of changes in the corresponding enzymes in the aorta and myocardium...
  50. ncbi Role of Marek's disease herpesvirus in the induction of tumours in Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica) by methylcholanthrene
    Patricia S Wakenell
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Population Health and Reproduction, University of California Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Avian Pathol 39:183-8. 2010
    ..MDV transcripts were present in 13/18 tumours examined in the JM16+MCA group. In conclusion, MDV did not affect tumour development but did influence tumour aggression and histological type...
  51. ncbi Effects of the dominant lethal yellow mutation on reproduction, growth, feed consumption, body temperature, and body composition of the Japanese quail
    F Minvielle
    UMR1236 INRA INA PG Génétique et Diversité Animales, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, 78352 Jouyen Josas, France
    Poult Sci 86:1646-50. 2007
    ..66 vs. 3.76 g) in yellow quail. There is some association between the correlated effects of the Y gene in quail and those of the lethal mutation A(y) at the agouti locus in the mouse...
  52. doi Cryptosporidium spp. in quails (Coturnix coturnix japonica) in Henan, China: molecular characterization and public health significance
    Rongjun Wang
    College of Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine, Henan Agricultural University, Zhengzhou 450002, PR China
    Vet Parasitol 187:534-7. 2012
    The prevalence of Cryptosporidium spp. was investigated in scale quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica) farms in Henan Province, China between September 2006 and August 2007...
  53. ncbi Fearfulness and performance related traits in selected lines of Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica)
    F Minvielle
    Laboratoire de Genetique Factorielle, INRA, Jouy en Josas, France
    Poult Sci 81:321-6. 2002
    ..No significant relationships among fear and production-related traits were found in the DD line, which contradicts the notion that fearfulness and production are related...
  54. ncbi Duck (Anas platyrhynchos), Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica) and other avian interleukin-2 reveals significant conservation of gene organization, promoter elements and functional residues
    E Sreekumar
    Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, Thycaud P O, Thiruvananthapuram 695 014, Kerala, India
    Int J Immunogenet 32:355-65. 2005
    ..This indicates highly conserved functions and probable functional cross-reactivity of this major immunomodulatory cytokine among birds...
  55. ncbi A low degree of fatty acid unsaturation leads to high resistance to lipid peroxidation in mitochondria and microsomes of different organs of quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica)
    Ana María Gutiérrez
    Catedra de Bioquimica, Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad Nacional de La Plata, La Plata, Argentina
    Mol Cell Biochem 282:109-15. 2006
    ..non-enzymatic lipid peroxidation of mitochondria and microsomes obtained from liver, heart and brain of quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica), a short-lived bird...
  56. ncbi Effects of two-locus combinations, using the roux, lavender, and beige mutations, on plumage color of Japanese quail
    F Minvielle
    Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, UMR Génétique et Diversité Animales, 78350 Jouy en Josas, France
    J Hered 94:517-22. 2003
    ..In all three F(2)s, observed segregation of plumage colors fit simple two-locus Mendelian inheritance...
  57. doi Effects of dietary taurine supplementation on growth performance and immune status in growing Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica)
    F R Wang
    State Key Laboratory of Food Science and Technology, and School of Food Science and Technology, Jiangnan University, Jiangsu Wuxi 214122, China
    Poult Sci 88:1394-8. 2009
    ..05% taurine supplementation (P < 0.05). It is concluded that the taurine-supplemented diet has a beneficial effect on immune responses and performance in growing Japanese quail...
  58. ncbi Melatonin enhances cellular and humoral immune responses in the Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica) via an opiatergic mechanism
    C B Moore
    Department of Poultry Science, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7608, USA
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 131:258-63. 2003
    ..We conclude that melatonin enhances a cellular and humoral immune response in Japanese quail via an opiatergic mechanism...
  59. ncbi Chicken microsatellite primers are not efficient markers for Japanese quail
    M Inoue-Murayama
    Faculty of Agriculture, Gifu University, Gifu 501 1193, Japan
    Anim Genet 32:7-11. 2001
    Domestic fowl or chicken (Gallus gallus) and Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica) belong to the family Phasianidae...
  60. ncbi Validation of the doubly labeled water method in Japanese Quail Coturnix c. japonica chicks: is there an effect of growth rate?
    G H Visser
    Zoological Laboratory, Haren, The Netherlands
    J Comp Physiol B 170:365-72. 2000
    ..Based on an evaluation of DLW validation studies in growing shorebirds, terns, and quail we recommend Speakman's Eq. 7.17 (Speakman 1997) for general use in young birds...
  61. ncbi Identification of cGnRH-II in the median eminence of Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica)
    Stefan Clerens
    Laboratory of Neuroendocrinology and Immunological Biotechnology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Naamsestraat 59, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 131:48-56. 2003
    In a previous paper, we described the presence of cGnRH-II in the quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica) and chicken (Gallus gallus) median eminence using highly specific antibodies directed against a polypeptide corresponding to the C-..
  62. ncbi The mechanical power output of the pectoralis muscle of blue-breasted quail (Coturnix chinensis): the in vivo length cycle and its implications for muscle performance
    G N Askew
    Department of Zoology, Downing Street, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 3EJ, UK
    J Exp Biol 204:3587-600. 2001
    Sonomicrometry and electromyographic (EMG) recordings were made for the pectoralis muscle of blue-breasted quail (Coturnix chinensis) during take-off and horizontal flight...
  63. ncbi Effects of in ovo exposure of white leghorn chicken, common pheasant, and Japanese quail to 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin and two chlorinated dibenzofurans on CYP1A induction
    Yinfei Yang
    Toxicology Centre, Department of Veterinary Biomedical Sciences, University of Saskatchewan, 44 Campus Drive, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7N 5B3, Canada
    Environ Toxicol Chem 29:1490-502. 2010
    ..Based on these findings future risk assessments should consider the sensitivity of the species inhabiting a site and the congeners of concern that are present...
  64. ncbi Asymmetry of visually guided sexual behaviour in adult Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica)
    Evrim Gülbetekin
    Ege University, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Laterality 12:321-31. 2007
    Sexually active adult Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica) were trained to run across either a left- or a right-turning runway to obtain sexual access to a conspecific of the opposite sex...
  65. ncbi Biological suppression of aflatoxicosis in Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica) by dietary addition of yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
    S S Parlat
    Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, , Konya, , 42031, Turkey
    Res Vet Sci 71:207-11. 2001
    ..Interestingly, the single inclusion of SCE to the AF-free diet provided significant improvements in all the investigated growth performances of birds (approximately 40 per cent) compared to controls...
  66. ncbi Immediate early gene expression associated with induction of brooding behavior in Japanese quail
    Michael G Ruscio
    Department of Psychology, Cornell University, USA
    Horm Behav 46:19-29. 2004
    ..These experiments begin to define the neural circuitry underlying brooding behavior in Japanese quail, and establish a model for future studies of the neural mechanisms of avian parental behavior...
  67. ncbi Quail and other short-lived birds
    M A Ottinger
    Department of Animal and Avian Sciences, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Exp Gerontol 36:859-68. 2001
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  68. pmc Validation of a disease model in Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica) with the use of Escherichia coli serogroup O2 isolated from a turkey
    Sukhbir Nain
    Ecosystem and Public Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Calgary, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Vet Res 75:171-5. 2011
    ..coli. These findings indicate that this disease challenge protocol can be used to study disease resistance and immunologic consequences of contaminant exposure or other stressors in birds...
  69. doi Yolk testosterone levels and offspring phenotype correlate with parental age in a precocial bird
    Floriane Guibert
    UMR 6552 Ethologie Animale et Humaine, CNRS Universite de Rennes 1, 263 Avenue du General Leclerc, 35042 Rennes, France
    Physiol Behav 105:242-50. 2012
    ..Our study shows, for the first time in a bird species, a strong impact of parental age on offspring phenotype, and especially on behaviour, an impact that is possibly mediated via modulation of yolk testosterone content...
  70. ncbi Foraging behavior and physiological changes in precocial quail chicks in response to low temperatures
    K L Krijgsveld
    Zoological Laboratory, University of Groningen, PO Box 14, 9750 AA, Haren, Netherlands
    Physiol Behav 79:311-9. 2003
    ..These results suggest that in response to cold, a shift occurs in the balance between growth rate and thermoregulatory function in favor of thermoregulatory function...
  71. pmc Extracellular matrix fluctuations during early embryogenesis
    A Szabo
    Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA Department of Biological Physics, Eotvos University, Budapest, Hungary
    Phys Biol 8:045006. 2011
    ..The high resolution of the velocity fields allows a detailed spatio-temporal characterization of important morphogenetic processes, especially tissue dynamics surrounding the embryonic organizer (Hensen's node)...
  72. pmc Ancient DNA resolves identity and phylogeny of New Zealand's extinct and living quail (Coturnix sp.)
    Mark Seabrook-Davison
    Ecology and Conservation Group, Institute of Natural Sciences, Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand
    PLoS ONE 4:e6400. 2009
    The New Zealand quail, Coturnix novaezealandiae, was widespread throughout New Zealand until its rapid extinction in the 1870's. To date, confusion continues to exist concerning the identity of C...
  73. doi Developmental and posthatch effects of in ovo exposure to 2,3,7,8-TCDD, 2,3,4,7,8-PECDF, and 2,3,7,8-TCDF in Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica), common pheasant (Phasianus colchicus), and white leghorn chicken (Gallus gallus domesticus) embryos
    Andrew M Cohen-Barnhouse
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 30:1659-68. 2011
    ..egg was the chicken (Gallus gallus domesticus), common pheasant (Phasianus colchicus), and Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica) based on embryo mortality and hepatic enzyme induction...
  74. ncbi The medial preoptic nucleus receives vasotocinergic inputs in male quail: a tract-tracing and immunocytochemical study
    Philippe Absil
    Center for Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, Research Group in Behavioral Neuroendocrinology, University of Liege, 17 Place Delcour, B 4020 Liege, Belgium
    J Chem Neuroanat 24:27-39. 2002
    ..An intrinsic innervation could however also contribute to this network. This interaction between BSTm and POM could play a key role in the control of male-typical sexual behavior and in its sex dimorphism in quail...
  75. ncbi Hormonal and social modulation of cloacal muscle activity in female Japanese quail
    Elizabeth Adkins-Regan
    Department of Psychology, 218 Uris Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 7601, USA
    Physiol Behav 87:82-7. 2006
    ..These results add to an understanding of the hormonal basis of sex differences in motor mechanisms of sexual behavior in non-mammalian species...
  76. ncbi Effects of lesions of nucleus taeniae on appetitive and consummatory aspects of male sexual behavior in Japanese quail
    Philippe Absil
    University of Liege, Center for Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, Research Group in Behavioral Neuroendocrinology, Belgium
    Brain Behav Evol 60:13-35. 2002
    ..The effects of taeniae lesions suggest that this nucleus, similar to the medial amygdala in mammals, might be implicated in the control of sexual satiety...
  77. ncbi Preoptic aromatase cells project to the mesencephalic central gray in the male Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica)
    P Absil
    Center for Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, Research Group in Behavioral Neuroendocrinology, , 17 Place Delcour, , Belgium
    Horm Behav 40:369-83. 2001
    ....
  78. doi Sensitivity of Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica), Common pheasant (Phasianus colchicus), and White Leghorn chicken (Gallus gallus domesticus) embryos to in ovo exposure to TCDD, PeCDF, and TCDF
    Andrew M Cohen-Barnhouse
    Department of Animal Science, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Toxicol Sci 119:93-103. 2011
    ..TCDF) and 2,3,4,7,8-pentachlorodibenzofuran (PeCDF) were compared with TCDD for Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica; least sensitive), Common pheasant (Phasianus colchicus; moderately sensitive), and White Leghorn ..
  79. ncbi Vitamin A deficiency reduces insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-I gene expression and increases IGF-I receptor and insulin receptor gene expression in tissues of Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica)
    Z Fu
    Laboratory of Nutritional Biochemistry, Department of Applied Biological Chemistry, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, 113-8657, Japan
    J Nutr 131:1189-94. 2001
    ..1 mg/bird), tissue IGF-I, IGF-IR and IR gene expressions did not change after 4 h. These results suggest a possible physiologic role of the IGF system in mediating vitamin A-supported growth of Japanese quail...
  80. ncbi Aromatase inhibition blocks the expression of sexually-motivated cloacal gland movements in male quail
    M Taziaux
    Center for Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, Research Group in Behavioral Neuroendocrinology, University of Liege, 17 Place Delcour Bat L1, B 4020 Liege, Belgium
    Behav Processes 67:461-9. 2004
    In Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica), activation of appetitive and consummatory aspects of male sexual behavior requires aromatization of testosterone (T) into estrogens...
  81. ncbi Locomotion in the quail (Coturnix japonica): the kinematics of walking and increasing speed
    S M Reilly
    Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701, USA
    J Morphol 243:173-85. 2000
    ..Comparisons to other vertebrates indicate that birds appear to have two modes of limb function (three- and four-segment modes) that vary with speed and locomotory habits...
  82. pmc Rapid action on neuroplasticity precedes behavioral activation by testosterone
    Thierry D Charlier
    University of Liege, Center for Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, Research Group in Behavioral Neuroendocrinology, Liege, Belgium
    Horm Behav 54:488-95. 2008
    ....
  83. doi Selective activation of estrogen receptor alpha in Japanese quail embryos affects reproductive organ differentiation but not the male sexual behavior or the parvocellular vasotocin system
    Anna Mattsson
    Department of Environmental Toxicology, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18A, SE 75236 Uppsala, Sweden
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 159:150-7. 2008
    ..elucidate the role of ERalpha in xenoestrogen-induced disruption of sexual differentiation in the Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica)...
  84. ncbi Impact of vinclozolin on reproductive behavior and endocrinology in Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica)
    S McGary
    Department of Animal and Avian Sciences, University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 20:2487-93. 2001
    ..VIN), an antiandrogenic fungicide, on sexual differentiation and maturation were investigated in Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica)...
  85. ncbi Fate determination of neural crest cells by NOTCH-mediated lateral inhibition and asymmetrical cell division during gangliogenesis
    Y Wakamatsu
    Institute of Neuroscience, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1254, USA
    Development 127:2811-21. 2000
    ..We conclude that neuron-glia fate determination of crest cells is regulated, at least in part, by NOTCH-mediated lateral inhibition among crest-derived cells, and by asymmetric cell division...
  86. ncbi Effects of egg yolk testosterone on growth and immunity in a precocial bird
    S Andersson
    Department of Zoology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    J Evol Biol 17:501-5. 2004
    ..In this study, testosterone levels in eggs of Chinese painted quail (Coturnix chinensis) were experimentally manipulated to evaluate its effects on growth and immunocompetence...
  87. doi Yolk testosterone and corticosterone in hierarchical follicles and laid eggs of Japanese quail exposed to long-term restraint stress
    Monika Okuliarová
    Department of Animal Physiology and Ethology, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 165:91-6. 2010
    ..Lower testosterone and increased corticosterone yolk concentrations in stressed quail may represent signals mediating information about adverse environmental conditions from the mother to progeny...
  88. ncbi Maternal corticosterone is transferred to avian yolk and may alter offspring growth and adult phenotype
    Lisa S Hayward
    Department of Zoology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 135:365-71. 2004
    ..We implanted female Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica) with corticosterone-filled or empty implants and measured concentrations of corticosterone in ..
  89. ncbi Association of a Glu92Lys substitution in MC1R with extended brown in Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica)
    N J Nadeau
    Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3EJ, UK
    Anim Genet 37:287-9. 2006
    ..Phylogenetic results indicate that the Glu92Lys mutation has independently occurred in quail and chicken lineages...
  90. ncbi Localization of estrogen receptor-alpha and -betamRNA in brain areas controlling sexual behavior in Japanese quail
    Krister Halldin
    Department of Environmental Toxicology, Centre for Reproductive Biology in Uppsala, Norbyvagen 18A, SE 752 36 Uppsala, Sweden
    J Neurobiol 66:148-54. 2006
    ..The results of this article support previously reported data and provide novel data on localization of ER mRNAs in adult quail brain of both sexes...
  91. ncbi Asymmetric cell divisions are concentrated in the dermomyotome dorsomedial lip during epaxial primary myotome morphogenesis
    Sara J Venters
    Department of Anatomy and Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Anat Embryol (Berl) 209:449-60. 2005
    ..These data provide, for the first time, a non-retrospective tracing analysis of the mechanism by which the DML fulfils the stem-cell pool role it plays during epaxial primary myotome morphogenesis...
  92. ncbi The behavior of the Japanese or domestic quail Coturnix japonica
    A D Mills
    Station de Recherches Avicoles, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Centre de Tours Nouzilly, France
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 21:261-81. 1997
    This paper reviews the literature pertaining to the behavior of the Japanese or domestic quail Coturnix japonica...
  93. ncbi Aromatase inhibition blocks the activation and sexual differentiation of appetitive male sexual behavior in Japanese quail
    J Balthazart
    Laboratory of Biochemistry, University of Liege, Belgium
    Behav Neurosci 111:381-97. 1997
    ..of estrogens in the activation and sexual differentiation of appetitive sexual behavior (ASB) in Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica) as measured by a learned social proximity response...
  94. ncbi Adaptation of influenza A/Mallard/Potsdam/178-4/83 H2N2 virus in Japanese quail leads to infection and transmission in chickens
    E M Sorrell
    University of Maryland, College Park, Virginia Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Veterinary Medicine, 8075 Greenmead Drive, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Avian Dis 51:264-8. 2007
    ..Sequence analysis of the chicken-adapted virus points to a deletion in the neuraminidase stalk region...
  95. ncbi Cooperative action of Sox9, Snail2 and PKA signaling in early neural crest development
    Daisuke Sakai
    Center for Translational and Advanced Animal Research on Human Diseases, Division of Developmental Neuroscience, Graduate School of Medicine, Tohoku University, Sendai, Miyagi 980 8575, Japan
    Development 133:1323-33. 2006
    ..Consistently, Sox9 directly activates the Snail2 promoter in synergy with, and through a direct binding to, Snail2. Finally, functions of these transcription factors in neural crest cells are enhanced by PKA signaling...
  96. ncbi BMP4 and noggin control embryonic blood vessel formation by antagonistic regulation of VEGFR-2 (Quek1) expression
    Suresh Nimmagadda
    Institute of Anatomy and Cell Biology II, University of Freiburg, Albertstrasse 17, D 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    Dev Biol 280:100-10. 2005
    ..Our results show that up-regulation of BMP4 leads to an increase of the number of blood vessels, whereas inhibition of BMP4 by noggin results in a reduction of blood vessels...
  97. ncbi Production of quail (Coturnix japonica) germline chimeras by transfer of gonadal primordial germ cells into recipient embryos
    Mi A Kim
    Avicore Biotechnology Institute, Uiwang City, Kyonggi Province 437 020, South Korea
    Theriogenology 63:774-82. 2005
    ..This property of the gPGCs was not adversely affected by culture for up to 3 days...
  98. ncbi Effects of endocrine modulators on sexual differentiation and reproductive function in male Japanese quail
    Krister Halldin
    Department of Environmental Toxicology, Centre for Reproductive Biology in Uppsala, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18A, SE 75236 Uppsala, Sweden
    Brain Res Bull 65:211-8. 2005
    ..Depressed sexual behavior proved to be the most sensitive of the variables studied in males and we find this endpoint appropriate for studying effects of endocrine modulating chemicals in the adult quail following embryonic exposure...
  99. ncbi Detour behaviour in three species of birds: quails (Coturnix sp.), herring gulls (Larus cachinnans) and canaries (Serinus canaria)
    Paolo Zucca
    Laboratory of Animal Cognition and Comparative Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, University of Trieste, Via S Anastasio 12, 34100, Trieste, Italy
    Anim Cogn 8:122-8. 2005
    ..Young quails (Coturnix sp...
  100. ncbi A genome scan with AFLP markers to detect fearfulness-related QTLs in Japanese quail
    C Beaumont
    Laboratoire de Genetique Cellulaire, INRA, 31326 Castanet Tolosan, France
    Anim Genet 36:401-7. 2005
    ..QTL) study was undertaken to identify genome regions involved in the control of fearfulness in Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica)...
  101. ncbi A digital image-based method for computational tissue fate mapping during early avian morphogenesis
    Evan A Zamir
    The University of Kansas Medical Center, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, 3901 Rainbow Blvd, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Ann Biomed Eng 33:854-65. 2005
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Research Grants88

  1. URINARY CONCENTRATING MECHANISM: UNIQUE AVIAN MODELS
    Hiroko Nishimura; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..Based on these features, we propose to conduct two projects using the in vitro perfused tubule from the quail, Coturnix coturnix...
  2. HAIR CELL REGENERATION & BEHAVIORAL MEASURES OF HEARING
    David Moody; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..This goal will be accomplished through 4 specific aims that use behaviorally trained quail (Coturnix coturnix) as subjects in experiments that will measure changes in absolute sensitivity (thresholds) and in ..
  3. DEVELOPMENT AND MEDIATION OF A BEHAVIORAL PHENOTYPE
    JOSEPH KOVACH; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..b>coturnix japonica), and to determine the roles of the genotype in the sensory mediation, environmental determination, and ..
  4. NEURAL MECHANISMS FOR SPECIES BEHAVIORAL DIFFERENCE
    Evan Balaban; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..portions of central nervous system tissue between the embryos of two gallinaceous birds, the Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica) and the domestic chicken (Gallus domestricus) are performed at early stages of development and ..
  5. NEURAL MECHANISMS FOR SPECIES BEHAVIORAL DIFFERENCE
    Evan Balaban; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..portions of central nervous system tissue between the embryos of two gallinaceous birds, the Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica) and the domestic chicken (Gallus domestricus) are performed at early stages of development and ..
  6. Producing humanized therapeutics in quail egg white
    Stephen Parker; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Specifically, we intend to create transgenic Japanese quail (Coturnix Coturnix sp...
  7. DEVELOPMENT OF A BEHAVIORAL PHENOTYPE
    JOSEPH KOVACH; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..b>coturnix japonica) to variations of genotypes, and then to trace interactions of particular genetic influences and ..
  8. Seasonal Plasticity in Steroid-Sensitive Neural Circuits
    GREGORY BALL; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. SEASONAL PLASTICITY IN STEROID SENSITIVE NEURAL CIRCUITS
    GREGORY BALL; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Seasonal changes in the songbird brain provide a unique model system to study how naturally occurring stimuli can modify brain morphology. ..
  10. Steroid-Catecholamine Interactions and Behavior
    GREGORY BALL; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..brain function mediating the activation of appetitive and consummatory male sexual behavior in Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica)...
  11. Seasonal Plasticity in Steroid-Sensitive Neural Circuits
    GREGORY FRANCIS BALL; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The genes whose regulation will be studied can influence adult neurogenesis via actions on the processes of cell migration and cell recruitment into neural circuits. ..
  12. Seasonal Plasticity in Steroid-Sensitive Neural Circuits
    GREGORY BALL; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. Steroid-Catecholamine Interactions and Behavior
    GREGORY BALL; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..brain function mediating the activation of appetitive and consummatory male sexual behavior in Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica)...
  14. Seasonal Plasticity in Steroid-Sensitive Neural Circuits
    GREGORY BALL; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  15. STEROID/CATECHOLAMINE INTERACTIONS AND BEHAVIOR
    GREGORY BALL; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..on the neuroendocrine mechanisms regulating appetitive and consummatory male sexual behavior in Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica)...
  16. Steroid-Catecholamine Interactions and Behavior
    GREGORY BALL; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..brain function mediating the activation of appetitive and consummatory male sexual behavior in Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica)...
  17. SEASONAL PLASTICITY IN STEROID SENSITIVE NEURAL CIRCUITS
    GREGORY BALL; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Seasonal changes in the songbird brain provide a unique model system to study how naturally occurring stimuli can modify brain morphology. ..
  18. STEROID/CATECHOLAMINE INTERACTIONS AND BEHAVIOR
    GREGORY BALL; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..on the neuroendocrine mechanisms regulating appetitive and consummatory male sexual behavior in Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica)...
  19. Seasonal Plasticity in Steroid-Sensitive Neural Circuits
    GREGORY BALL; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. Steroid-Catecholamine Interactions and Behavior
    GREGORY BALL; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..brain function mediating the activation of appetitive and consummatory male sexual behavior in Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica)...
  21. STEROID/CATECHOLAMINE INTERACTIONS AND BEHAVIOR
    GREGORY BALL; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..on the neuroendocrine mechanisms regulating appetitive and consummatory male sexual behavior in Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica)...
  22. Steroid-Catecholamine Interactions and Behavior
    GREGORY BALL; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..brain function mediating the activation of appetitive and consummatory male sexual behavior in Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica)...
  23. Seasonal Plasticity in Steroid-Sensitive Neural Circuits
    GREGORY BALL; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  24. Seasonal Plasticity in Steroid-Sensitive Neural Circuits
    GREGORY BALL; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The genes whose regulation will be studied can influence adult neurogenesis via actions on the processes of cell migration and cell recruitment into neural circuits. ..
  25. STEROID/CATECHOLAMINE INTERACTIONS AND BEHAVIOR
    GREGORY BALL; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..on the neuroendocrine mechanisms regulating appetitive and consummatory male sexual behavior in Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica)...
  26. SEASONAL PLASTICITY IN STEROID SENSITIVE NEURAL CIRCUITS
    GREGORY BALL; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Seasonal changes in the songbird brain provide a unique model system to study how naturally occurring stimuli can modify brain morphology. ..
  27. Steroid Catecholamine Interactions and Behavior
    GREGORY BALL; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  28. STEROID-CATECHOLAMINE INTERACTIONS AND SEX BEHAVIOR
    GREGORY BALL; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Finally, the fourth series of experiments will ask whether DA stimulates male sexual behavior by modulating the action of testosterone (changes in aromatization) or by acting on other steroid-dependent or -independent mechanisms...
  29. Steroid Catecholamine Interactions and Behavior
    GREGORY BALL; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  30. Steroid Catecholamine Interactions and Behavior
    GREGORY FRANCIS BALL; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  31. Id2 REGULATION OF MUSCLE HYPERTROPHY IN AGING
    STEPHEN ALWAY; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  32. Regulation of Coronary Vessel Assembly and Growth
    Robert Tomanek; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Since cardiac development depends on timely and adequate vascularization, an understanding of coronary vasculogenesis and angiogenesis will provide an important foundation for our understanding of cardiac defects. ..
  33. Id2 REGULATION OF MUSCLE HYPERTROPHY IN AGING
    STEPHEN ALWAY; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  34. Regulation of Coronary Vessel Assembly and Growth
    Robert Tomanek; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Since cardiac development depends on timely and adequate vascularization, an understanding of coronary vasculogenesis and angiogenesis will provide an important foundation for our understanding of cardiac defects. ..
  35. Regulation of Coronary Vessel Assembly and Growth
    Robert Tomanek; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Since cardiac development depends on timely and adequate vascularization, an understanding of coronary vasculogenesis and angiogenesis will provide an important foundation for our understanding of cardiac defects. ..
  36. Id2 REGULATION OF MUSCLE HYPERTROPHY IN AGING
    STEPHEN ALWAY; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  37. Regulation of Coronary Vessel Assembly and Growth
    Robert Tomanek; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Since cardiac development depends on timely and adequate vascularization, an understanding of coronary vasculogenesis and angiogenesis will provide an important foundation for our understanding of cardiac defects. ..
  38. Vascular Remodeling and Effects of Angiogenic Inhibition
    Patricia Parsons Wingerter; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The CAM continues to serve as a convenient testbed for ongoing development of fractal methods and for examination of effects of human regulators on angiogenesis and vascular remodeling. ..
  39. Id2 REGULATION OF MUSCLE HYPERTROPHY IN AGING
    STEPHEN ALWAY; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  40. Vascular Remodeling and Effects of Angiogenic Inhibition
    Patricia Parsons Wingerter; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The CAM continues to serve as a convenient testbed for ongoing development of fractal methods and for examination of effects of human regulators on angiogenesis and vascular remodeling. ..
  41. MYOD AND MYOGENIN IN MUSCLE HYPERTROPHY AND SARCOPENIA
    STEPHEN ALWAY; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  42. ANGIOGENIC THERAPY FOR INFARCTED AND ISCHEMIC HEART
    Robert Tomanek; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Such interventions have a number of advantages over more invasive interventions, e.g., the delivery of oxogenous growth factors or gene therapy. ..
  43. MYOD AND MYOGENIN IN MUSCLE HYPERTROPHY AND SARCOPENIA
    STEPHEN ALWAY; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  44. ANGIOGENIC THERAPY FOR INFARCTED AND ISCHEMIC HEART
    Robert Tomanek; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Such interventions have a number of advantages over more invasive interventions, e.g., the delivery of oxogenous growth factors or gene therapy. ..
  45. MYOD AND MYOGENIN IN MUSCLE HYPERTROPHY AND SARCOPENIA
    STEPHEN ALWAY; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ....
  46. ANGIOGENIC THERAPY FOR INFARCTED AND ISCHEMIC HEART
    Robert Tomanek; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Such interventions have a number of advantages over more invasive interventions, e.g., the delivery of oxogenous growth factors or gene therapy. ..
  47. ANGIOGENIC THERAPY FOR INFARCTED AND ISCHEMIC HEART
    Robert Tomanek; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Such interventions have a number of advantages over more invasive interventions, e.g., the delivery of oxogenous growth factors or gene therapy. ..
  48. MYOD AND MYOGENIN IN MUSCLE HYPERTROPHY AND SARCOPENIA
    STEPHEN ALWAY; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  49. IN VIVO STUDIES OF TROPONIN T FUNCTION
    ELIZABETH BUCHER; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Our findings will provide fundamental knowledge of the mechanisms of muscle contraction and a basis for development of gene and drug therapies for the treatment of HCM. ..
  50. Motoneuron Development and Axon Patterning
    Cynthia Lance Jones; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Project results will yield fundamental information on motoneuron development and provide insights into the origins of human patterning defects present at birth. ..
  51. AVIAN VASCULAR FUNCTION
    Hiroko Nishimura; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Drs. M. Kiani (analysis of hemodynamic forces), L. C. Gerstenfeld (osteopontin molecular biology), R. F. Wideman (poultry physiology, nutrition), and D. B. Thomason (muscle molecular biology) will provide consultation. ..
  52. AVIAN VASCULAR FUNCTION
    Hiroko Nishimura; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Drs. M. Kiani (analysis of hemodynamic forces), L. C. Gerstenfeld (osteopontin molecular biology), R. F. Wideman (poultry physiology, nutrition), and D. B. Thomason (muscle molecular biology) will provide consultation. ..
  53. Time-Dependent Changes in Respiratory Control After Perinatal Hyperoxia
    RYAN BAVIS; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Therefore, it is critical to understand how environmental conditions in early life influence development of protective chemoreflexes. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  54. Astrocyte mediation of vasospasm in subarachnoid hemorrhage
    GEORGE VATES; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Establishing a central role for the astrocyte in SAH-induced vasospasm may provide a potential target for new clinical therapies that might prevent stroke associated with SAH. ..
  55. Directed Vascular Graft Regeneration in the Mouse Peritoneal Cavity
    Behrooz Sharifi; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  56. REGULATION OF TENASCIN SYNTHESIS BY CHEMOTACTIC FACTORS
    Behrooz Sharifi; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Collectively, these studies are likely to expand our understanding of tenascin in smooth muscle cells. ..
  57. The Role of Tenascin in Neointimal Formation
    Behrooz Sharifi; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Aim 3. TN deficiency promotes neointimal formation after vascular injury. Aim 4. TN deficiency per se is sufficient for neointimal formation. ..
  58. AVIAN VASCULAR FUNCTION
    Hiroko Nishimura; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Drs. M. Kiani (analysis of hemodynamic forces), L. C. Gerstenfeld (osteopontin molecular biology), R. F. Wideman (poultry physiology, nutrition), and D. B. Thomason (muscle molecular biology) will provide consultation. ..
  59. REGULATION OF TENASCIN SYNTHESIS BY CHEMOTACTIC FACTORS
    Behrooz Sharifi; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Collectively, these studies are likely to expand our understanding of tenascin in smooth muscle cells. ..
  60. AVIAN VASCULAR FUNCTION
    Hiroko Nishimura; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Drs. M. Kiani (analysis of hemodynamic forces), L. C. Gerstenfeld (osteopontin molecular biology), R. F. Wideman (poultry physiology, nutrition), and D. B. Thomason (muscle molecular biology) will provide consultation. ..
  61. AVIAN VASCULAR FUNCTION
    Hiroko Nishimura; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The proposed projects will be supported by five distinguished consultants. ..
  62. AVIAN VASCULAR FUNCTION
    Hiroko Nishimura; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The proposed projects will be supported by five distinguished consultants. ..
  63. REGULATION OF TENASCIN SYNTHESIS BY CHEMOTACTIC FACTORS
    Behrooz Sharifi; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Collectively, these studies are likely to expand our understanding of tenascin in smooth muscle cells. ..
  64. AVIAN VASCULAR FUNCTION
    Hiroko Nishimura; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The proposed projects will be supported by five distinguished consultants. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  65. AVIAN VASCULAR FUNCTION
    Hiroko Nishimura; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Drs. M. Kiani (analysis of hemodynamic forces), L. C. Gerstenfeld (osteopontin molecular biology), R. F. Wideman (poultry physiology, nutrition), and D. B. Thomason (muscle molecular biology) will provide consultation. ..
  66. The Role of Tenascin in Neointimal Formation
    Behrooz Sharifi; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Aim 3. TN deficiency promotes neointimal formation after vascular injury. Aim 4. TN deficiency per se is sufficient for neointimal formation. ..
  67. REGULATION OF TENASCIN SYNTHESIS BY CHEMOTACTIC FACTORS
    Behrooz Sharifi; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Collectively, these studies are likely to expand our understanding of tenascin in smooth muscle cells. ..
  68. AVIAN VASCULAR FUNCTION
    Hiroko Nishimura; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed projects will be supported by five distinguished consultants. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  69. IL-10, Inflammation, and Selective INhibition of Neovascularization
    C Dorey; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..