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  1. pmc High-throughput sequencing and analysis of the gill tissue transcriptome from the deep-sea hydrothermal vent mussel Bathymodiolus azoricus
    Raul Bettencourt
    Department of Oceanography and Fisheries, University of the Azores, 9901 861 Horta, Portugal
    BMC Genomics 11:559. 2010
  2. doi Ion regulation in fish gills: recent progress in the cellular and molecular mechanisms
    Pung Pung Hwang
    Institute of Cellular and Organismic Biology, Academia Sinica, Nankang, Taipei 115, Taiwan
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 301:R28-47. 2011
  3. doi Ion uptake and acid secretion in zebrafish (Danio rerio)
    Pung Pung Hwang
    Institute of Cellular and Organismic Biology, Academia Sinica, Nankang, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Exp Biol 212:1745-52. 2009
  4. ncbi Evidence for an apical Na-Cl cotransporter involved in ion uptake in a teleost fish
    Junya Hiroi
    Department of Anatomy, St Marianna University School of Medicine, Miyamae ku, Kawasaki 216 8511, Japan
    J Exp Biol 211:2584-99. 2008
  5. doi Novel Chlamydiales associated with epitheliocystis in a leopard shark Triakis semifasciata
    A Polkinghorne
    Institute of Veterinary Pathology, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 268, Zurich 8057, Switzerland
    Dis Aquat Organ 91:75-81. 2010
  6. doi Experimental evidence for direct in situ binding of IgM and IgT to early trophonts of Ichthyophthirius multifiliis (Fouquet) in the gills of rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum)
    L von Gersdorff Jørgensen
    Laboratory of Aquatic Pathobiology, Section of Biomedicine, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    J Fish Dis 34:749-55. 2011
  7. doi Epitheliocystis in Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L., farmed in fresh water in Ireland is associated with 'Candidatus Clavochlamydia salmonicola' infection
    S O Mitchell
    Vet Aqua International, Oranmore, Ireland
    J Fish Dis 33:665-73. 2010
  8. pmc Molecular evidence for association of chlamydiales bacteria with epitheliocystis in leafy seadragon (Phycodurus eques), silver perch (Bidyanus bidyanus), and barramundi (Lates calcarifer)
    Adam Meijer
    Diagnostic Laboratory for Infectious Diseases and Screening, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment RIVM, PO Box 1, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:284-90. 2006
  9. ncbi Uptake and biological responses to nano-Fe versus soluble FeCl3 in excised mussel gills
    Eniko Kadar
    Plymouth Marine Laboratory, Prospect Place, The Hoe, Plymouth PL1 3DH, UK
    Anal Bioanal Chem 396:657-66. 2010
  10. pmc Identification and characterization of a novel intraepithelial lymphoid tissue in the gills of Atlantic salmon
    Erlend Haugarvoll
    Section of Anatomy and Pathology, Department of Basic Sciences and Aquatic Medicine, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Oslo, Norway
    J Anat 213:202-9. 2008

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  1. pmc High-throughput sequencing and analysis of the gill tissue transcriptome from the deep-sea hydrothermal vent mussel Bathymodiolus azoricus
    Raul Bettencourt
    Department of Oceanography and Fisheries, University of the Azores, 9901 861 Horta, Portugal
    BMC Genomics 11:559. 2010
    ..azoricus transcriptome using gills tissues as the primary source of immune transcripts given its strategic role in filtering the surrounding ..
  2. doi Ion regulation in fish gills: recent progress in the cellular and molecular mechanisms
    Pung Pung Hwang
    Institute of Cellular and Organismic Biology, Academia Sinica, Nankang, Taipei 115, Taiwan
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 301:R28-47. 2011
    ..b>Gills are one of the major organs conducting the internal ionic and acid-base regulation, with specialized ionocytes as ..
  3. doi Ion uptake and acid secretion in zebrafish (Danio rerio)
    Pung Pung Hwang
    Institute of Cellular and Organismic Biology, Academia Sinica, Nankang, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Exp Biol 212:1745-52. 2009
    ..genetic databases for zebrafish, we studied the molecular/cellular mechanisms of ion regulation in fish skin/gills. In our recently proposed model, there are at least three subtypes of ionocytes in zebrafish skin/gills: Na(+)-K(+)..
  4. ncbi Evidence for an apical Na-Cl cotransporter involved in ion uptake in a teleost fish
    Junya Hiroi
    Department of Anatomy, St Marianna University School of Medicine, Miyamae ku, Kawasaki 216 8511, Japan
    J Exp Biol 211:2584-99. 2008
    ..From tilapia gills, we cloned four full-length cDNAs homologous to human cation-chloride cotransporters and designated them as ..
  5. doi Novel Chlamydiales associated with epitheliocystis in a leopard shark Triakis semifasciata
    A Polkinghorne
    Institute of Veterinary Pathology, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 268, Zurich 8057, Switzerland
    Dis Aquat Organ 91:75-81. 2010
    ..A greater understanding of the genetic diversity of marine Chlamydiales will assist our attempts to manage and control epitheliocystis outbreaks and to understand the evolution of this unique obligate intracellular pathogen...
  6. doi Experimental evidence for direct in situ binding of IgM and IgT to early trophonts of Ichthyophthirius multifiliis (Fouquet) in the gills of rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum)
    L von Gersdorff Jørgensen
    Laboratory of Aquatic Pathobiology, Section of Biomedicine, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    J Fish Dis 34:749-55. 2011
    ..that IgT and IgM bind to surface structures, including cilia, on the early feeding stage of the parasite in the gills of immune rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss, shortly (2 h) after invasion...
  7. doi Epitheliocystis in Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L., farmed in fresh water in Ireland is associated with 'Candidatus Clavochlamydia salmonicola' infection
    S O Mitchell
    Vet Aqua International, Oranmore, Ireland
    J Fish Dis 33:665-73. 2010
    ..Both RT-PCR and histopathological examination indicate that the organism disappears from the gills 4-6 weeks post-transfer.
  8. pmc Molecular evidence for association of chlamydiales bacteria with epitheliocystis in leafy seadragon (Phycodurus eques), silver perch (Bidyanus bidyanus), and barramundi (Lates calcarifer)
    Adam Meijer
    Diagnostic Laboratory for Infectious Diseases and Screening, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment RIVM, PO Box 1, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:284-90. 2006
    ..Morphologically, all three species showed epitheliocystis cysts in the gills, and barramundi also showed lymphocystis cysts in the skin...
  9. ncbi Uptake and biological responses to nano-Fe versus soluble FeCl3 in excised mussel gills
    Eniko Kadar
    Plymouth Marine Laboratory, Prospect Place, The Hoe, Plymouth PL1 3DH, UK
    Anal Bioanal Chem 396:657-66. 2010
    Nano-Fe particle uptake was experimentally examined in vitro using excised gills and blood cells of the edible blue mussel Mytilus sp...
  10. pmc Identification and characterization of a novel intraepithelial lymphoid tissue in the gills of Atlantic salmon
    Erlend Haugarvoll
    Section of Anatomy and Pathology, Department of Basic Sciences and Aquatic Medicine, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Oslo, Norway
    J Anat 213:202-9. 2008
    In addition to being the respiratory organ in fish, the gills form a barrier against the external milieu...
  11. pmc Characterization of "Candidatus piscichlamydia salmonis" (order Chlamydiales), a chlamydia-like bacterium associated with epitheliocystis in farmed Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar)
    Andrew Draghi
    Department of Pathobiology and Veterinary Science, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 3089, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 42:5286-97. 2004
    ..intracellular gram-negative bacteria associated with epitheliocystis in farmed Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar), gills with proliferative lesions were collected for histopathology, conventional transmission and immunoelectron ..
  12. doi Microarray analysis highlights immune response of pacific oysters as a determinant of resistance to summer mortality
    Elodie Fleury
    IFREMER, UMR 100 Physiologie et Ecophysiologie des Mollusques Marins, Centre de Brest, BP 70, 29280 Plouzane, France
    Mar Biotechnol (NY) 14:203-17. 2012
    ..In addition, we conducted additional microarray profiling of two other tissues, gills, and muscle, and both showed an overrepresentation of immune genes (46%) among those that are differentially ..
  13. pmc Environmental acquisition of thiotrophic endosymbionts by deep-sea mussels of the genus bathymodiolus
    Yong Jin Won
    Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Moss Landing, California 95039 0628, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 69:6785-92. 2003
    ..Taken together, these findings are consistent with an environmental source of thiotrophic symbionts in Bathymodiolus mussels, although an environmentally "leaky" system of vertical transmission could not be excluded...
  14. ncbi New insights into fish ion regulation and mitochondrion-rich cells
    Pung Pung Hwang
    Institute of Cellular and Organismic Biology, Academia Sinica, Nankang, Taipei, 115, Taiwan
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 148:479-97. 2007
    ..b>Gills, a unique and highly studied organ in research on fish osmoregulation and ionoregulation, provide an excellent ..
  15. doi Dual symbiosis of the vent shrimp Rimicaris exoculata with filamentous gamma- and epsilonproteobacteria at four Mid-Atlantic Ridge hydrothermal vent fields
    Jillian M Petersen
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstr 1, 28359, Bremen, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 12:2204-18. 2010
    ..We hypothesize that biogeography and host-symbiont selectivity play a role in structuring the epibiosis of R. exoculata...
  16. ncbi Unexpected co-occurrence of six bacterial symbionts in the gills of the cold seep mussel Idas sp. (Bivalvia: Mytilidae)
    Sébastien Duperron
    UMR 7138, Systématique, Adaptation, Evolution, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, 7 quai St Bernard, 75005 Paris, France
    Environ Microbiol 10:433-45. 2008
    ....
  17. ncbi Short-term transformation and long-term replacement of branchial chloride cells in killifish transferred from seawater to freshwater, revealed by morphofunctional observations and a newly established 'time-differential double fluorescent staining' techniq
    Fumi Katoh
    Department of Aquatic Bioscience, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, University of Tokyo, Tokyo 113 8657, Japan
    J Exp Biol 206:4113-23. 2003
    ....
  18. ncbi A structure-function analysis of ion transport in crustacean gills and excretory organs
    Carolina A Freire
    Departamento de Fisiologia, Setor de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidade Federal do Parana, Curitiba, PR, 81531 990, Brazil
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 151:272-304. 2008
    Osmotic and ionic regulation in the Crustacea is mostly accomplished by the multifunctional gills, together with the excretory organs...
  19. doi Chondrogenesis and homology of the visceral skeleton in the little skate, Leucoraja erinacea (Chondrichthyes: Batoidea)
    J Andrew Gillis
    Department of Organismal Biology and Anatomy, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Morphol 270:628-43. 2009
    ..Finally, we suggest that the unique presence of certain visceral skeletal elements in chondrichthyans make oviparous chondrichthyans an ideal system for addressing questions of endoskeletal axial patterning during development...
  20. doi Cellular and humoral factors involved in the response of rainbow trout gills to Ichthyophthirius multifiliis infections: molecular and immunohistochemical studies
    Moonika M Olsen
    Laboratory of Aquatic Pathobiology, Department of Veterinary Disease Biology, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Stigbøjlen 7, DK 1870 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Fish Shellfish Immunol 30:859-69. 2011
    The parasitic ciliate Ichthyophthirius multifiliis infecting skin, fins and gills of fish induces a protective immune response in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) surviving the infection and a similar protection can be conferred by i...
  21. ncbi Common pattern of gene expression in response to hypoxia or cadmium in the gills of the European glass eel (Anguilla anguilla)
    Fabien Pierron
    UMR CNRS 5805 EPOC, Team GEMA, Universite Bordeaux 1 and CNRS, Place du Dr Peyneau, 33120, Arcachon, France
    Environ Sci Technol 41:3005-11. 2007
    ..Our results showed that hypoxia enhances (1) ventilation of the postlarval stage and (2) Cd accumulation in gills only at the lowest metal water concentration tested (2 microg Cd L(-1))...
  22. ncbi The expression of gill Na, K-ATPase in milkfish, Chanos chanos, acclimated to seawater, brackish water and fresh water
    Y M Lin
    Department of Life Sciences, National Chung Hsing University, 250 Kuo Kuang Road, 402 Taichung, Taiwan
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 135:489-97. 2003
    ..In FW, the fish exhibited the highest specific activity of Na, K-ATPase (NKA) in gills, while the SW group was found to have the lowest...
  23. doi Roles of three branchial Na(+)-K(+)-ATPase α-subunit isoforms in freshwater adaptation, seawater acclimation, and active ammonia excretion in Anabas testudineus
    Yuen K Ip
    Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore, Kent Ridge, Singapore, Republic of Singapore
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 303:R112-25. 2012
    Three Na(+)-K(+)-ATPase (nka) α-subunit isoforms, nka α1a, nka α1b, and nka α1c, were identified from gills of the freshwater climbing perch Anabas testudineus...
  24. ncbi Impact of waterborne copper on the structure of gills and hepatopancreas and its impact on the content of metallothionein in juvenile giant freshwater prawn Macrobrachium rosenbergii (Crustacea: Decapoda)
    Na Li
    School of Life Science, East China Normal University, Shanghai, 200062, People s Republic of China
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 52:73-9. 2007
    This study aims to elucidate both the impact of copper on the structure of the gills and hepatopancreas and the induction of metallothionein (MT) during waterborne copper exposure in juvenile Macrobrachium rosenbergii...
  25. doi Expression of metallothionein mRNAs by in situ hybridization in the gills of Mytilus galloprovincialis, from natural polluted environments
    S Fasulo
    Department of Animal Biology and Marine Ecology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Aquat Toxicol 88:62-8. 2008
    ..The gills represent an organ of uptake and loss of metals in which different mechanisms are present controlling the ..
  26. doi Both seawater acclimation and environmental ammonia exposure lead to increases in mRNA expression and protein abundance of Na⁺:K⁺:2Cl⁻ cotransporter in the gills of the climbing perch, Anabas testudineus
    Ai M Loong
    Department of Biological Science, National University of Singapore, Kent Ridge, Singapore, Republic of Singapore
    J Comp Physiol B 182:491-506. 2012
    ..This study aimed to clone and sequence the Na⁺:K⁺:2Cl⁻ cotransporter (nkcc) from the gills of A...
  27. ncbi Salinity-mediated carbonic anhydrase induction in the gills of the euryhaline green crab, Carcinus maenas
    Raymond P Henry
    Department of Biological Sciences, Auburn University, 101 Life Science Building, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 136:243-58. 2003
    ..One of the central features of this transition is an 8-fold induction of the enzyme carbonic anhydrase (CA) in the gills. This induction occurs primarily in the cytoplasmic pool of CA in the posterior, ion-transporting gills, although ..
  28. ncbi Characterization of a Neochlamydia-like bacterium associated with epitheliocystis in cultured Arctic charr Salvelinus alpinus
    Andrew Draghi
    Department of Pathobiology and Veterinary Science, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut 06269 3089, USA
    Dis Aquat Organ 76:27-38. 2007
    ..To characterize a bacterium associated with epitheliocystis in cultured charr, gills were sampled for histopathologic examination, conventional and immunoelectron microscopy, in situ hybridization, ..
  29. ncbi Morphogenesis of salmonid gill poxvirus associated with proliferative gill disease in farmed Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) in Norway
    Are Nylund
    Department of Biology, University of Bergen, Thormøhlensgt 55, 5020, Bergen, Norway
    Arch Virol 153:1299-309. 2008
    ..In the spring of 2006, a new poxvirus, salmon gill poxvirus (SGPV), was discovered on the gills of salmon suffering from PGD in fresh water in northern Norway...
  30. doi Cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator in the gills of the climbing perch, Anabas testudineus, is involved in both hypoosmotic regulation during seawater acclimation and active ammonia excretion during ammonia exposure
    Yuen K Ip
    Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore, Kent Ridge, Singapore 117543, Republic of Singapore
    J Comp Physiol B 182:793-812. 2012
    ..acclimation or exposure to 100 mmol l⁻¹ NH₄Cl in freshwater on its mRNA and protein expressions in, the gills of Anabas testudineus. There were 4,530 bp coding for 1,510 amino acids in the cftr cDNA sequence from A...
  31. doi A low-pathogenic variant of infectious salmon anemia virus (ISAV-HPR0) is highly prevalent and causes a non-clinical transient infection in farmed Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) in the Faroe Islands
    Debes H Christiansen
    Food and Veterinary Agency, National Reference Laboratory for Fish Diseases, Torshavn, Faroe Islands
    J Gen Virol 92:909-18. 2011
    ..This risk is probably being further reduced by practical management strategies adopted in the Faroes and aimed at reducing the potential for maintenance and adaptation of ISAV-HPR0...
  32. doi Acclimation of ion regulatory capacities in gills of marine fish under environmental hypercapnia
    Katrin Deigweiher
    Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, Marine Animal Physiology, Am Handelshafen 12, D 27570 Bremerhaven, Germany
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 295:R1660-70. 2008
    ..family (Na(+)/HCO(3)(-) cotransporter NBC1 and Cl(-)/HCO(3)(-) exchanger AE1) were described for the first time in gills of marine fish. Benthic eelpout Zoarces viviparus were acclimated to 10,000 ppm CO(2)...
  33. ncbi Antioxidant deficit in gills of Pacific oyster (Crassostrea gigas) exposed to chlorodinitrobenzene increases menadione toxicity
    Rafael Trevisan
    Departamento de Bioquimica, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, 88040 900 Florianopolis, SC, Brazil
    Aquat Toxicol 108:85-93. 2012
    ..CDNB pre-treatment (10 μM for 18 h) was able to consume cellular thiols in gills, decreasing GSH (53%) and decrease protein thiols (25%)...
  34. doi Molluscan death effector domain (DED)-containing caspase-8 gene from disk abalone (Haliotis discus discus): molecular characterization and expression analysis
    Youngdeuk Lee
    Department of Marine Life Sciences, School of Marine Biomedical Sciences, Jeju National University, Jeju Special Self Governing Province 690 756, Republic of Korea
    Fish Shellfish Immunol 30:480-7. 2011
    ..These results suggest that hdCaspase-8 may be involved in immune response reactions in disk abalone...
  35. ncbi Effects of nanoparticles in Mytilus edulis gills and hepatopancreas - a new threat to marine life?
    Angela Koehler
    Department of Biosciences, Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, Germany
    Mar Environ Res 66:12-4. 2008
    ..In both, gills and hepatopancreas we analysed uptake of nanomaterials by transmission electronmicroscopy (TEM) in unstained ..
  36. doi Elevated seawater PCO₂ differentially affects branchial acid-base transporters over the course of development in the cephalopod Sepia officinalis
    Marian Y Hu
    Biological Oceanography, Leibniz Institute of Marine Sciences, Kiel, Germany
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 300:R1100-14. 2011
    ..a V-type H(+)-ATPase (soV-HA), and Na(+)/HCO(3)(-) cotransporter (soNBC) are colocalized in NKA-rich cells in the gills of Sepia officinalis...
  37. ncbi Effect of Pseudomonas sp. MT5 baths on Flavobacterium columnare infection of rainbow trout and on microbial diversity on fish skin and gills
    L R Suomalainen
    Department of Biological and Environmental Science, University of Jyvaskyla, PO Box 35, 40014 University of Jyväskylä, Finland
    Dis Aquat Organ 63:61-8. 2005
    ..Again, the antagonistic bacteria had no effect on fish mortality, which reached 95 % in both control and antagonist-treated groups in 7 d...
  38. ncbi Active NaCl absorption across posterior gills of hyperosmoregulating Chasmagnathus granulatus
    Horst Onken
    Departamento de Biologia, Faculdade de Filosofia, Ciencias e Letras de Ribeirao Preto, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Avenida Bandeirantes 3900, Ribeirão Preto 14040 901, SP, Brasil
    J Exp Biol 206:1017-23. 2003
    Split lamellae of posterior gills of Chasmagnathus granulatus adapted to 2.5 per thousand salinity were mounted in a modified Ussing chamber. With NaCl-saline on both sides of the preparation a transepithelial voltage (V(te)) of 4.1+/-0...
  39. ncbi Age- and size-specific patterns of heavy metals in the organs of freshwater fish Abramis brama L. populating a low-contaminated site
    Anna Farkas
    Balaton Limnological Research Institute, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, P O B 35, Tihany 8237, Hungary
    Water Res 37:959-64. 2003
    ..The seasonal variations in the heavy metal load of bream could be attributed rather to the seasonal change in the condition factor of fish than to variations in the pollutant load of the site...
  40. ncbi Characterization of 'Candidatus Clavochlamydia salmonicola': an intracellular bacterium infecting salmonid fish
    Marius Karlsen
    Department of Biology, University of Bergen, N 5020 Bergen, Norway
    Environ Microbiol 10:208-18. 2008
    ..We propose the name 'Candidatus Clavochlamydia salmonicola' for this agent of epitheliocystis in freshwater salmonids...
  41. doi Phosphorylated intermediate of the ouabain-insensitive, Na(+)-stimulated ATPase in rat kidney cortex and rainbow trout gills
    V Ventrella
    Department of Biochemistry G Moruzzi, University of Bologna, BO, Italy
    Biochimie 92:128-35. 2010
    Several tissues from different animals, including the rat kidney and the freshwater rainbow trout gills, show an ouabain-insensitive, furosemide-sensitive, Na(+)-stimulated ATPase activity, which has been associated with the active ..
  42. ncbi Na(+), Cl(-), Ca(2+) and Zn(2+) transport by fish gills: retrospective review and prospective synthesis
    W S Marshall
    Department of Biology, St Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada, B2G 2W5
    J Exp Zool 293:264-83. 2002
    The secondary active Cl(-) secretion in seawater (SW) teleost fish gills and elasmobranch rectal gland involves basolateral Na(+),K(+)-ATPase and NKCC, apical membrane CFTR anion channels, and a paracellular Na(+)-selective conductance...
  43. pmc Dual symbiosis in a Bathymodiolus sp. mussel from a methane seep on the Gabon continental margin (Southeast Atlantic): 16S rRNA phylogeny and distribution of the symbionts in gills
    Sébastien Duperron
    IFREMER Départment Environnement Profond, Centre de Brest, Plouzane, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:1694-700. 2005
    Deep-sea mussels of the genus Bathymodiolus (Bivalvia: Mytilidae) harbor symbiotic bacteria in their gills and are among the dominant invertebrate species at cold seeps and hydrothermal vents...
  44. doi The transcription factor, glial cell missing 2, is involved in differentiation and functional regulation of H+-ATPase-rich cells in zebrafish (Danio rerio)
    Wei Jen Chang
    Institute of Cellular and Organismic Biology, Academia Sinica, Taipei 11529, Taiwan
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 296:R1192-201. 2009
    ..HR) cells in zebrafish are known to be involved in acid secretion and Na(+) uptake mechanisms in zebrafish gills/skin; however, little is known about how HR cells are functionally regulated...
  45. doi Are we missing a mineralocorticoid in teleost fish? Effects of cortisol, deoxycorticosterone and aldosterone on osmoregulation, gill Na+,K+ -ATPase activity and isoform mRNA levels in Atlantic salmon
    Stephen D McCormick
    USGS, Conte Anadromous Fish Research Center, One Migratory Way, PO Box 796, Turners Falls, MA 01376, USA
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 157:35-40. 2008
    ..The results provide support that cortisol, and not DOC or aldosterone, is involved in regulating the mineralocorticoid functions of ion uptake and salt secretion in teleost fish...
  46. doi A thymus candidate in lampreys
    Baubak Bajoghli
    Department of Developmental Immunology, Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics, Stuebeweg 51, D 79108 Freiburg, Germany
    Nature 470:90-4. 2011
    ..These findings suggest that the similarities underlying the dual nature of the adaptive immune systems in the two sister groups of vertebrates extend to primary lymphoid organs...
  47. ncbi The relationships between heavy metal (Cd, Cr, Cu, Fe, Pb, Zn) levels and the size of six Mediterranean fish species
    Mustafa Canli
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, University of Cukurova, Adana, Turkey
    Environ Pollut 121:129-36. 2003
    ..cuculus. Cr and Pb concentrations in the liver and Cu concentrations in all the tissues of Scomberesox saurus also showed very significant (P<0.001) negative relationships. Negative relationships found here were discussed...
  48. pmc A membrane-bound hemoglobin from gills of the green shore crab Carcinus maenas
    Beyhan Ertas
    Institute of Zoology and Zoological Museum, University of Hamburg, D 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    J Biol Chem 286:3185-93. 2011
    ..maenas hemoglobin does not reside in the hemolymph but is restricted to the gills. Immunofluorescence studies and cell fractioning showed that C...
  49. ncbi Expression of arginine kinase enzymatic activity and mRNA in gills of the euryhaline crabs Carcinus maenas and Callinectes sapidus
    S Kotlyar
    Department of Biology, Lake Forest College, Lake Forest, IL 60045, USA
    J Exp Biol 203:2395-404. 2000
    ..The major invertebrate phosphagen kinase, arginine kinase, is expressed in the gills of two species of euryhaline crabs, the blue crab Callinectes sapidus and the shore crab Carcinus maenas, in which ..
  50. pmc Rapid hyperosmotic coinduction of two tilapia (Oreochromis mossambicus) transcription factors in gill cells
    Diego F Fiol
    Physiological Genomics Group, Department of Animal Science, University of California, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:927-32. 2005
    b>Gills of euryhaline teleosts are excellent models for studying osmotic-stress adaptation because they directly contact the aquatic environment and are an important effector tissue during osmotic stress...
  51. ncbi Molecular biology of major components of chloride cells
    Shigehisa Hirose
    Department of Biological Sciences, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 4259 Nagatsuta cho, Midori ku, Yokohama 226 8501, Japan
    Comp Biochem Physiol B Biochem Mol Biol 136:593-620. 2003
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  52. ncbi Differential expression of gill Na+,K+-ATPase alpha- and beta-subunits, Na+,K+,2Cl- cotransporter and CFTR anion channel in juvenile anadromous and landlocked Atlantic salmon Salmo salar
    Tom O Nilsen
    Department of Biology, University of Bergen, High Technology Centre, Bergen N 5020, Norway
    J Exp Biol 210:2885-96. 2007
    ..Furthermore, landlocked salmon have lost some of the unique preparatory upregulation of gill NKA, NKCC and, to some extent, CFTR anion channel associated with the development of hypo-osmoregulatory ability in anadromous salmon...
  53. ncbi Salinity adaptation and gene profiling analysis in the European eel (Anguilla anguilla) using microarray technology
    S Kalujnaia
    School of Biology, University of St Andrews, Fife, UK
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 152:274-80. 2007
    ..Microarray results were validated using known genes implicated in osmoregulation, such as prolactin, growth hormone, Na, K-ATPase and some unknown genes, the role of which in osmoregulation needs to be elucidated...
  54. pmc Dynamic transcriptomic profiles of zebrafish gills in response to zinc supplementation
    Dongling Zheng
    Mineral Metabolism Group, Nutritional Sciences Division, King s College London, London SE1 9NH, UK
    BMC Genomics 11:553. 2010
    ..This organ forms a conduit for zinc uptake whilst exhibiting conservation of zinc trafficking components...
  55. ncbi Morphological presentation of a dendritic-like cell within the gills of chinook salmon infected with Loma salmonae
    Jan Lovy
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Atlantic Veterinary College, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Ave, Charlottetown, PEI, Canada C1A 4P3
    Dev Comp Immunol 30:259-63. 2006
  56. ncbi Gill anatomy and the evolution of symbiosis in the bivalve family Thyasiridae
    Suzanne C Dufour
    Marine Biology Research Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, California 92093 0202, USA
    Biol Bull 208:200-12. 2005
    ..of symbiosis among thyasirid genera, and the relationships between gill structure and symbiont occurrence, the gills of 26 thyasirid species were studied by light and electron microscopy...
  57. doi Microarray-detected changes in gene expression in gills of green crabs (Carcinus maenas) upon dilution of environmental salinity
    David W Towle
    Center for Marine Functional Genomics, Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory, Salsbury Cove, ME 04672, USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol Part D Genomics Proteomics 6:115-25. 2011
    The interaction between environmental salinity and gene expression was studied in gills of the euryhaline green shore crab Carcinus maenas...
  58. doi Comparison of molecular and histological changes in zebrafish gills exposed to metallic nanoparticles
    Robert J Griffitt
    Department of Coastal Science, University of Southern Mississippi, Ocean Springs, Mississippi 39654, USA
    Toxicol Sci 107:404-15. 2009
    ..Morphological and transcriptional responses of the gills differed among various nanomaterials and between nanoparticulate and soluble species...
  59. doi Effects of hypothermia on gene expression in zebrafish gills: upregulation in differentiation and function of ionocytes as compensatory responses
    Ming Yi Chou
    Institute of Cellular and Organismic Biology, Academia Sinica, Taipei, 115 Taiwan
    J Exp Biol 211:3077-84. 2008
    ..This paved the way to investigate the role of ionoregulatory genes in zebrafish gills during cold acclimation...
  60. pmc Dynamic transcriptomic profiles of zebrafish gills in response to zinc depletion
    Dongling Zheng
    Mineral Metabolism Group, Nutritional Sciences Division, King s College London, London SE1 9NH, UK
    BMC Genomics 11:548. 2010
    ....
  61. ncbi Gene expression and localization of the epinecidin-1 antimicrobial peptide in the grouper (Epinephelus coioides), and its role in protecting fish against pathogenic infection
    Chia Yu Pan
    Department of Environmental Biology and Fisheries Science, National Taiwan Ocean University, Keelung, Taiwan
    DNA Cell Biol 26:403-13. 2007
    ..peptide (rabbit polyclonal antibody) showed that the peptide was localized with the epinecidin-1 antibody in the gills and intestines...
  62. ncbi A new species of yunnanozoan with implications for deuterostome evolution
    Degan Shu
    Early Life Institute and Department of Geology, Northwest University, Xi an 710069, China
    Science 299:1380-4. 2003
    ..These include external gills, which suggest that the origin of the pharyngeal clefts was independent of the gills...
  63. ncbi Branchial expression patterns of claudin isoforms in Atlantic salmon during seawater acclimation and smoltification
    C K Tipsmark
    Institute of Biology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 294:R1563-74. 2008
    ..claudin 27a and 30. It is possible that claudin 10e is an important component of cation selective channels, whereas reduction in claudin 27a and 30 may change permeability conditions in favor of the ion secretory mode of the SW gill...
  64. doi Expression of genes for sulfur oxidation in the intracellular chemoautotrophic symbiont of the deep-sea bivalve Calyptogena okutanii
    Maiko Harada
    Marine Biodiversity Research Program, Institute of Biogeosciences, Japan Agency for Marine Earth Science and Technology JAMSTEC, Yokosuka 237 0061, Japan
    Extremophiles 13:895-903. 2009
    ....
  65. ncbi Characterization of symbiont populations in life-history stages of mussels from chemosynthetic environments
    Jennifer L Salerno
    Biology Department, The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia 23187, USA
    Biol Bull 208:145-55. 2005
    ..heckerae (delta 13C = -56 per thousand; delta 15N = -2 per thousand) varied little among life-history stages and provided no record of a larval diet of photosynthetically derived organic material in the post-larval and juvenile stages...
  66. pmc The gene encoding the nucleocapsid protein of Gill-associated nidovirus of Penaeus monodon prawns is located upstream of the glycoprotein gene
    Jeff A Cowley
    CSIRO Livestock Industries, Queensland Bioscience Precinct, 306 Carmody Rd, St Lucia 4067, Australia
    J Virol 78:8935-41. 2004
    ....
  67. doi Role of SLC12A10.2, a Na-Cl cotransporter-like protein, in a Cl uptake mechanism in zebrafish (Danio rerio)
    Yi Fang Wang
    Institute of Cellular and Organismic Biology, Academia Sinica, Nankang, Taipei, Taiwan 11529, ROC
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 296:R1650-60. 2009
    ..2 was found to predominately and specifically be expressed in gills. Double in situ hybridization/immunocytochemistry in zebrafish skin/gills demonstrated that the specific ..
  68. ncbi Cortisol regulation of ion transporter mRNA in Atlantic salmon gill and the effect of salinity on the signaling pathway
    Pia Kiilerich
    Institute of Biology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Campusvej 55, DK 5230 Odense M, Denmark
    J Endocrinol 194:417-27. 2007
    ..with and without addition of specific hormone receptor antagonists (RU486 and spironolactone) was analyzed in gills from freshwater (FW) and seawater (SW) acclimated fish...
  69. doi Ionoregulatory and endocrine responses to disturbed salt and water balance in Mozambique tilapia exposed to confinement and handling stress
    Jason P Breves
    Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, University of Hawaii, Kaneohe, HI 96744, USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 155:294-300. 2010
    ..Taken together, PRL and NKCC participate in restoring osmotic balance during acute stress while the GH/IGF-I axis displays only modest responses...
  70. doi Switching of Na+, K+-ATPase isoforms by salinity and prolactin in the gill of a cichlid fish
    C K Tipsmark
    Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, University of Hawaii, Kaneohe, Hawaii 96744, USA
    J Endocrinol 209:237-44. 2011
    ..The clear Prl dependence of gill α-1a expression may partially explain the importance of this hormone to hyperosmoregulation in this species...
  71. doi mRNA Expression and activity of ion-transporting proteins in gills of the blue crab Callinectes sapidus: effects of waterborne copper
    Camila M G Martins
    Instituto de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Environ Toxicol Chem 30:206-11. 2011
    ..transcription of genes encoding ion-transporting proteins and the activities of these proteins were evaluated in gills of the blue crab Callinectes sapidus acclimated to diluted (2‰) and full (30‰) seawater...
  72. ncbi Expression of a duplicate Na,K-ATPase beta(1)-isoform in the European eel (Anguilla anguilla)
    C P Cutler
    School of Biology, Bute Medical Buildings, University of Saint Andrews, Saint Andrews, Fife, Scotland KY16 9TS
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 279:R222-9. 2000
    ....
  73. doi Ultrastructural and immunohistochemical investigation on the gills of the teleost, Thalassoma pavo L., exposed to cadmium
    Elvira Brunelli
    Abele Saita Electron Microscopy Laboratories, Department of Ecology, University of Calabria, Via P Bucci, Rende Cosenza, Italy
    Acta Histochem 113:201-13. 2011
    An investigation was conducted to determine the effects of the heavy metal, cadmium (Cd), on the gills of the teleost fish, Thalassoma pavo Linnaeus, 1758...
  74. doi New species of Rhabdosynochus Mizelle and Blatz 1941 (Monogenoidea: Diplectanidae) from the gills of centropomid fishes (Teleostei) off the Pacific Coast of Mexico
    Edgar F Mendoza-Franco
    Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Naos Island Laboratories, Apartado 0843 03092 Balboa, Ancon, Panama, Republic of Panama
    J Parasitol 94:28-35. 2008
    ..the State of Guerrero off the Pacific coast of Mexico, the following diplectanid species (Monogenoidea) from the gills of centropomids were found: Rhabdosynochus alterinstitus n. sp...
  75. ncbi Mitochondria-rich cells in gills and skin of an African lungfish, Protopterus annectens
    M Sturla
    Dipartimento di Biologia Sperimentale, Ambientale ed Applicata (DIBISAA, Sezione di Neuroendocrinologia e Biologia dello Sviluppo, , Viale Benedetto XV 5, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Cell Tissue Res 303:351-8. 2001
    ..to the inner mitochondrial membrane to study the presence and localisation of mitochondria-rich cells in the gills and skin (opercular, dorsal and ventral) of the lungfish Protopterus annectens in its free-swimming conditions and ..
  76. ncbi Hormone receptors in gills of smolting Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar: expression of growth hormone, prolactin, mineralocorticoid and glucocorticoid receptors and 11beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 2
    Pia Kiilerich
    Institute of Biology, University of Southern Denmark, Campusvej 55, DK 5230 Odense M, Denmark
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 152:295-303. 2007
    ..The study concludes that GR and MR may have distinctive roles in developing hypo- and hyper-osmoregulatory mechanisms during smoltification and de-smoltification, respectively...
  77. ncbi Urea and water permeability in dogfish (Squalus acanthias) gills
    P Part
    Department of Environmental Toxicology, Uppsala University, Norbyvagen 18A, Sweden
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 119:117-23. 1998
    ....
  78. doi Microbial and pathological findings in farmed Atlantic salmon Salmo salar with proliferative gill inflammation
    T Steinum
    Section for Fish Health, National Veterinary Institute, Oslo, Norway
    Dis Aquat Organ 91:201-11. 2010
    ..No evidence for the involvement of Atlantic salmon paramyxovirus in PGI development was identified in the present study. High water temperatures and ectoparasites probably exacerbated mortality...
  79. ncbi Partitioning of oxygen uptake between the gills and skin in fish larvae: a novel method for estimating cutaneous oxygen uptake
    P J Rombough
    Department of Zoology, Brandon University, Brandon, Manitoba, Canada R7A 6A9
    J Exp Biol 201:1763-9. 1998
    ..to the traditional rubber dam method for measuring cutaneous oxygen uptake in bimodally respiring (skin + gills) fish larvae...
  80. ncbi 3D FISH for the quantification of methane- and sulphur-oxidizing endosymbionts in bacteriocytes of the hydrothermal vent mussel Bathymodiolus azoricus
    Sébastien Halary
    UPMC Univ Paris 06, UMR 7138 Systématique Adaptation Evolution, équipe Adaptation aux Milieux Extrêmes, Paris, France
    ISME J 2:284-92. 2008
    Dual endosymbioses involving methane- and sulphur-oxidizing bacteria occur in the gills of several species of mussels from deep-sea hydrothermal vents and cold seeps...
  81. ncbi Multiplex RT-nested PCR differentiation of gill-associated virus (Australia) from yellow head virus (Thailand) of Penaeus monodon
    Jeff A Cowley
    CSIRO Livestock Industries, Queensland Bioscience Precinct, 306 Carmody Road, St Lucia 4067, Australia
    J Virol Methods 117:49-59. 2004
    ..Sequence analysis of GAV and YHV PCR amplicons identified minor variations in the regions targeted by the virus-specific antisense primers. However, none occurred at positions that critically affected the PCR...
  82. ncbi Effects of hexazinone and atrazine on the physiology and endocrinology of smolt development in Atlantic salmon
    Katherine Nieves-Puigdoller
    Department of Natural Resources Conservation and Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, University of Massachusetts, USGS, Leetown Science Center, Conte Anadromous Fish Research Center, Turners Falls, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
    Aquat Toxicol 84:27-37. 2007
    ..It is concluded that under the conditions imposed in this study, HEX does not affect salinity tolerance of Atlantic salmon smolts, while ATZ causes ionoregulatory, growth and endocrine disturbance...
  83. ncbi Antioxidant responses after microcystin exposure in gills of an estuarine crab species pre-treated with vitamin E
    G L L Pinho
    Departamento de Ciencias Fisiologicas, Fundacao Universidade Federal do Rio Grande, 96201 900 Rio Grande, RS, Brazil
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 61:361-5. 2005
    Microcystins are hepatotoxins suspected to generate oxidative stress. This mechanism was evaluated in gills of the estuarine crab Chasmagnathus granulatus (Decapoda, Brachyura)...
  84. ncbi Effects of environmental anoxia and different periods of reoxygenation on oxidative balance in gills of the estuarine crab Chasmagnathus granulata
    Ubirajara O de Oliveira
    Laboratório de Metabolismo e Endocrinologia Comparada, Brazil
    Comp Biochem Physiol B Biochem Mol Biol 140:51-7. 2005
    ..8 h) and different periods of reoxygenation (20 and 40 min) on the oxidative balance in anterior and posterior gills of the crab Chasmagnathus granulata...
  85. ncbi The ruminant digestion model using bacteria already employed early in evolution by symbiotic molluscs
    J Jolles
    Laboratory of Proteins, University of Paris V, 45, rue des Saints Pères, F 75270 Paris Cedex 06, France
    J Mol Evol 43:523-7. 1996
    The purification and some molecular properties of six lysozymes from the gills of different mytilids and vesicomyids are described: they belong to the previously described Invertebrate lysozyme family...
  86. ncbi Cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator in teleost fish
    W S Marshall
    Department of Biology, St Francis Xavier University, Nova Scotia, Antigonish, Canada
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1566:16-27. 2002
    The gills and intestinal epithelia of teleost fish express cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR), and utilize this low conductance anion channel in the apical membrane for ion secretion in seawater gill and in the ..
  87. doi External gills and adaptive embryo behavior facilitate synchronous development and hatching plasticity under respiratory constraint
    Jessica R Rogge
    Department of Biology, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Exp Biol 211:3627-35. 2008
    ..5-16.5 kPa. Embryos maintain large external gills until hatching, then gills regress rapidly...
  88. pmc Structure, properties and enhanced expression of galactose-binding C-type lectins in mucous cells of gills from freshwater Japanese eels (Anguilla japonica)
    A C Mistry
    Department of Biological Sciences, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Nagatsuta-cho, Midori-ku, Yokohama 226-8501, Japan
    Biochem J 360:107-15. 2001
    ..Western blot analyses demonstrated high-level expression of eCL-1 and eCL-2 mRNAs and their protein products in gills from freshwater eels, which decreased markedly when the eels were transferred from freshwater to seawater...
  89. doi Toxicity of dispersant application: Biomarkers responses in gills of juvenile golden grey mullet (Liza aurata)
    Thomas Milinkovitch
    Littoral Environnement et Sociétés, UMR 6250, CNRS Université de La Rochelle, 2 rue Olympe de Gouges, F 17042 La Rochelle Cedex 01, France
    Environ Pollut 159:2921-8. 2011
    ..Several biomarkers were assessed in the gills (enzymatic antioxidant activities, glutathione content, lipid peroxidation) and in the gallbladder (polycylic ..
  90. ncbi Dynamics of cadmium accumulation and effects in common carp (Cyprinus carpio) during simultaneous exposure to water and food (Tubifex tubifex)
    Hans Reynders
    Department of Biology, Research Unit Ecophysiology, Biochemistry and Toxicology, Antwerp University, Groenenborgerlaan 171, B 2020 Antwerp, Belgium
    Environ Toxicol Chem 25:1558-67. 2006
    ..changed, with progressively more cadmium being accumulated in the liver and especially the kidney and less in the gills and the intestine...
  91. doi Cellular localization of lead using an antibody-based detection system and enzyme activity changes in the gills and digestive gland of the blue mussel Mytilus edulis
    Sonja Einsporn
    Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, Am Handelshafen 12, 27570 Bremerhaven, Germany
    Environ Toxicol Chem 28:402-8. 2009
    ..10 d) and depuration (10 d in clean seawater) experiments were conducted to study its intracellular fate in the gills and digestive gland of M. edulis...
  92. ncbi Effect of seawater transfer on CYP1A gene expression in rainbow trout gills
    I Leguen
    INRA, UR1037, SCRIBE, IFR140, Biogenouest, F 35000, Rennes, France
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 156:211-7. 2010
    During the transfer of rainbow trout from freshwater to seawater, the gills have to switch from an ion-absorption epithelium to an ion-secretion epithelium in order to maintain equilibrium of their hydromineral balance...
  93. doi The 50 year evolution of in vitro systems to reveal salt transport functions of teleost fish gills
    William S Marshall
    Department of Biology, St Francis Xavier University, Box 5000, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 155:275-80. 2010
    ..in vitro experimental methods that have been used to help elucidate the ion transport mechanisms of teleost fish gills. It begins with an isolated gill preparation published by Denis Bellamy in 1961 and progresses through many ..
  94. ncbi Monogeneans from the gills of glassfishes (Teleostei: Perciformes: Ambassidae) in India, with the proposal of Chandacleidus n. g. (Monogenea: Dactylogyridae)
    Nirupama Agrawal
    Department of Zoology, University of Lucknow, Lucknow, 226007, UP, India
    Syst Parasitol 63:223-30. 2006
    Chandacleidus n. g. (Monogenea, Dactylogyridae) is proposed to include three species collected from the gills of Indian glassfishes (Ambassidae): Chandacleidus recurvatus (Jain, 1961) n. comb. (syn...
  95. doi Myxobolus albi n. sp. (Myxozoa) from the Gills of the Common Goby Pomatoschistus microps Krøyer (Teleostei: Gobiidae)
    Sara M Picon-Camacho
    Institute of Aquaculture, University of Stirling, United Kingdom
    J Eukaryot Microbiol 56:421-7. 2009
    ..A phylogenetic analysis places this new myxobolid, Myxobolus albi n. sp., in a basal position of a clade containing the majority of Henneguya spp. sequenced to date and various Myxobolus spp...
  96. doi Three new species of Protogyrodactylus Johnston & Tiegs, 1922 (Monogenoidea: Dactylogyridae) from the gills of the longtail silverbiddy Gerres longirostris (Teleostei: Gerreidae) in the Red Sea
    Paolo Galli
    Department of Biotechnology and Biosciences, University of Milano Bicocca, Piazza della Scienza 2, 20126 Milano, Italy
    Syst Parasitol 69:221-31. 2008
    ..P. alatus was closest to P. youngi Bychowsky & Nagibina, 1974, from which it differed by having delicate anchors and two prominent anteromedial processes on the ventral bar...
  97. ncbi V-type H+-ATPase and Na+,K+-ATPase in the gills of 13 euryhaline crabs during salinity acclimation
    Jyuan Ru Tsai
    Department of Life Science, Tunghai University, Taichung 40704, Taiwan
    J Exp Biol 210:620-7. 2007
    ..Crabs can actively uptake or excrete ions upon salinity change, and the gills play a major role among the osmoregulatory organs...
  98. ncbi Development of oxygen sensing in the gills of zebrafish
    Michael G Jonz
    Department of Biology, McMaster University, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8S 4K1
    J Exp Biol 208:1537-49. 2005
    ..At earlier stages, however, O(2)-sensing must occur through another pathway. The possibility that a new type of 5-HT-positive NEC of the gill arches may account for this earlier hypoxic response is discussed...
  99. ncbi Ichthyobodo hippoglossi n. sp. (Kinetoplastea: Prokinetoplastida: Ichthyobodonidae fam. nov.), an ectoparasitic flagellate infecting farmed Atlantic halibut Hippoglossus hippoglossus
    Trond E Isaksen
    Department of Biology, University of Bergen, 5020 Bergen, Norway
    Dis Aquat Organ 73:207-17. 2007
    ..Morphologically, the Ichthyobodo species from the skin and gills of halibut differs from I...
  100. ncbi A dual symbiosis shared by two mussel species, Bathymodiolus azoricus and Bathymodiolus puteoserpentis (Bivalvia: Mytilidae), from hydrothermal vents along the northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge
    Sébastien Duperron
    Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Celsiusstr 1, D 28359 Bremen, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 8:1441-7. 2006
    ....
  101. ncbi Sex hormone-binding globulin in fish gills is a portal for sex steroids breached by xenobiotics
    Solange Miguel-Queralt
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of British Columbia, British Columbia, Canada V5Z 4H4
    Endocrinology 149:4269-75. 2008
    ..Low levels of SHBG mRNA are present in zebra fish gills but are unlikely to account for the high amounts of immunoreactive SHBG in filaments and lamellae...

Research Grants83

  1. Effect of Lead on Ion Transport in Fathead Gill
    ERIC SPOKAS; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..As part of this work, the tissue distribution of lead will be determined (e.g., gills, skin and muscle, viscera, skeleton) as well as the temporal relationships between accumulation of lead in the ..
  2. Effect of Lead on Ion Transport in Fathead Gill
    ERIC SPOKAS; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..As part of this work, the tissue distribution of lead will be determined (e.g., gills, skin and muscle, viscera, skeleton) as well as the temporal relationships between accumulation of lead in the ..
  3. Spectral Triangulation Molecular Contrast OCT
    Changhuei Yang; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..examples of applications for basic research include developmental biology study of flow dynamics in zebrafish gills and blood circulatory systems...
  4. Spectral Triangulation Molecular Contrast OCT
    Changhuei Yang; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..examples of applications for basic research include developmental biology study of flow dynamics in zebrafish gills and blood circulatory systems...
  5. Alcohol and zebra fish: Behavioral screens for mutants
    Robert T Gerlai; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Second, alcohol delivery is simple (fish absorb this substance through their gills and skin)...
  6. Alcohol and zebra fish: Behavioral screens for mutants
    Robert Gerlai; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Second, alcohol delivery is simple (fish absorb this substance through their gills and skin)...
  7. Alcohol and zebra fish: Behavioral screens for mutants
    Robert Gerlai; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Second, alcohol delivery is simple (fish absorb this substance through their gills and skin)...
  8. Alcohol preference in zebra fish: a novel paradigm
    Robert Gerlai; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..of its environment, ease of delivery of water soluble substances such as alcohol (fish absorb it through their gills and skin), and the huge amount of genetic information and genetic tools available...
  9. Alcohol preference in zebra fish: a novel paradigm
    Robert Gerlai; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..of its environment, ease of delivery of water soluble substances such as alcohol (fish absorb it through their gills and skin), and the huge amount of genetic information and genetic tools available...
  10. Identification of GCK-3 signaling pathways in C. elegans
    KEITH CHOE; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..I will use a combination of molecular biology, forward and reverse genetic analyses, and patch clamp electrophysiology to identify GCK-3 signaling components. ..
  11. Identification of GCK-3 signaling pathways in C. elegans
    KEITH CHOE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..I will use a combination of molecular biology, forward and reverse genetic analyses, and patch clamp electrophysiology to identify GCK-3 signaling components. ..
  12. Extreme Ammonia Tolerance Mechanisms: A Model Vertebrate
    Patrick Walsh; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. NATIONAL RESOURCE FOR APLYSIA
    Patrick Walsh; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Any disease syndromes and suspected pathogens observed will be investigated and appropriate control measures applied. ..
  14. NATIONAL RESOURCE FOR APLYSIA
    Patrick Walsh; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Any disease syndromes and suspected pathogens observed will be investigated and appropriate control measures applied. ..
  15. Extreme Ammonia Tolerance Mechanisms: A Model Vertebrate
    Patrick Walsh; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. National Resources for Aplysia
    Patrick Walsh; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Through this combination of production and basic research, we will improve the model system and extend its usefullness to other areas of research. ..
  17. NATIONAL RESOURCE FOR APLYSIA
    Patrick Walsh; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Any disease syndromes and suspected pathogens observed will be investigated and appropriate control measures applied. ..
  18. National Resources for Aplysia
    Patrick Walsh; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Through this combination of production and basic research, we will improve the model system and extend its usefullness to other areas of research. ..
  19. Extreme Ammonia Tolerance Mechanisms: A Model Vertebrate
    Patrick Walsh; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. National Resources for Aplysia
    Patrick Walsh; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Through this combination of production and basic research, we will improve the model system and extend its usefullness to other areas of research. ..
  21. NATIONAL RESOURCE FOR APLYSIA
    Patrick Walsh; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Any disease syndromes and suspected pathogens observed will be investigated and appropriate control measures applied. ..
  22. NATIONAL RESOURCE FOR APLYSIA
    Patrick Walsh; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Any disease syndromes and suspected pathogens observed will be investigated and appropriate control measures applied. ..
  23. CRANIOFACIAL MORPHOGENESIS IN THE ZEBRAFISH
    Charles Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The third investigation is use a skeletal screen with larvae derived from mutagenized fish to discover new genes required for craniofacial patterning, and, by analyzing the mutants, to learn how the genes function. ..
  24. Signaling Hierarchies in Vertebrate Development
    Charles Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The work will elucidate reciprocal signaling and how it goes awry in disorders such as inflammatory bowel disease and related disorders that together affect more than 10% of the U.S. population. ..
  25. CRANIOFACIAL MORPHOGENESIS IN THE ZEBRAFISH
    Charles Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The third investigation is use a skeletal screen with larvae derived from mutagenized fish to discover new genes required for craniofacial patterning, and, by analyzing the mutants, to learn how the genes function. ..
  26. Discovery Craniofacial and Retinal Genes
    Charles Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Various favorable attributes of the zebrafish embryo and larva will permit detailed phenotypic studies and rapid characterization of the functions of the genes in facial bone and eye development. ..
  27. CRANIOFACIAL MORPHOGENESIS IN ZEBRAFISH
    Charles Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Hierarchically upstream regulatory genes have already been identified by these techniques and the principal focus will be to identify and characterize new genes that execute that later, downstream, steps in the cascade. ..
  28. CRANIOFACIAL MORPHOGENESIS IN THE ZEBRAFISH
    Charles Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The third investigation is use a skeletal screen with larvae derived from mutagenized fish to discover new genes required for craniofacial patterning, and, by analyzing the mutants, to learn how the genes function. ..
  29. Discovery of Craniofacial and Retinal Genes
    Charles Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Various favorable attributes of the zebrafish embryo and larva will permit detailed phenotypic studies and rapid characterization of the functions of the genes in facial bone and eye development. ..
  30. Signaling Hierarchies in Vertebrate Development
    Charles Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The work will elucidate reciprocal signaling and how it goes awry in disorders such as inflammatory bowel disease and related disorders that together affect more than 10% of the U.S. population. ..
  31. CRANIOFACIAL MORPHOGENESIS IN THE ZEBRAFISH
    Charles Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The third investigation is use a skeletal screen with larvae derived from mutagenized fish to discover new genes required for craniofacial patterning, and, by analyzing the mutants, to learn how the genes function. ..
  32. CRANIOFACIAL MORPHOGENESIS IN ZEBRAFISH
    Charles B Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  33. DEVELOPMENT OF IDENTIFIED MOTONEURONS
    Charles Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Although many genes regulating motoneuron development are known, many remain undiscovered. A mutagenesis screen will be undertaken to identify new genes involved in specifying motoneuron identities. ..
  34. Discovery Craniofacial and Retinal Genes
    Charles Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Various favorable attributes of the zebrafish embryo and larva will permit detailed phenotypic studies and rapid characterization of the functions of the genes in facial bone and eye development. ..
  35. CRANIOFACIAL MORPHOGENESIS IN THE ZEBRAFISH
    Charles Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The third investigation is use a skeletal screen with larvae derived from mutagenized fish to discover new genes required for craniofacial patterning, and, by analyzing the mutants, to learn how the genes function. ..
  36. CRANIOFACIAL MORPHOGENESIS IN ZEBRAFISH
    Charles Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Hierarchically upstream regulatory genes have already been identified by these techniques and the principal focus will be to identify and characterize new genes that execute that later, downstream, steps in the cascade. ..
  37. CRANIOFACIAL MORPHOGENESIS IN ZEBRAFISH
    Charles Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Hierarchically upstream regulatory genes have already been identified by these techniques and the principal focus will be to identify and characterize new genes that execute that later, downstream, steps in the cascade. ..
  38. DEVELOPMENT OF CHARACTERIZED NEURONS
    Charles Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Transplantation of single identified postmitotic young neurons in the early brain segments will be used to examine the molecular-genetic nature of cellular commitment to segmental identity. ..
  39. DEVELOPMENT OF CHARACTERIZED NEURONS
    Charles Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Transplantation of single identified postmitotic young neurons in the early brain segments will be used to examine the molecular-genetic nature of cellular commitment to segmental identity. ..
  40. CRANIOFACIAL MORPHOGENESIS IN ZEBRAFISH
    Charles Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Hierarchically upstream regulatory genes have already been identified by these techniques and the principal focus will be to identify and characterize new genes that execute that later, downstream, steps in the cascade. ..
  41. DEVELOPMENT OF CHARACTERIZED NEURONS
    Charles Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Transplantation of single identified postmitotic young neurons in the early brain segments will be used to examine the molecular-genetic nature of cellular commitment to segmental identity. ..
  42. Neural Crest:New Perspectives on Lineage/Morphogenesis
    Charles Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..There will be poster sessions and we expect the total size of the meeting to be about 150. ..
  43. DEVELOPMENT OF CHARACTERIZED NEURONS
    Charles Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Transplantation of single identified postmitotic young neurons in the early brain segments will be used to examine the molecular-genetic nature of cellular commitment to segmental identity. ..
  44. DEVELOPMENT OF CHARACTERIZED NEURONS
    Charles Kimmel; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Transplantation of single identified postmitotic young neurons in the early brain segments will be used to examine the molecular-genetic nature of cellular commitment to segmental identity. ..
  45. An investigation of the renal Na-K-CI cotransporter
    MICHELLE MONETTE; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..In order to be able to diagnose and treat these diseases, we must understand the structure (what it looks like) and function (how it works) of this ion transport protein. ..
  46. STRESS FAILURE AND REMODELING IN PULMONARY CAPILLARIES
    John West; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In addition, at the more basic level, this research is devoted to a fundamental bioengineering dilemma of the lung, namely, that the blood-gas barrier has to combine extreme thinness with immense strength. ..
  47. Integrity of the Pulmonary Blood-Gas Barrier
    John West; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In addition, at the more basic level, this research is devoted to a fundamental biological dilemma of the lung, namely how the blood-gas barrier combines extreme thinness with immense strength. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  48. STRESS FAILURE AND REMODELING IN PULMONARY CAPILLARIES
    John West; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..In addition, at the more basic level, this research is devoted to a fundamental bioengineering dilemma of the lung, namely, that the blood-gas barrier has to combine extreme thinness with immense strength. ..
  49. Roles of CYP1 & 19 in Fundulus Steroids & PAH Metabolism
    Kristine Willett; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This research will further define the utility of Fundulus as a model organism for studying PAH-associated toxicities and in the development of human CYP19 or CYP1 B-related therapeutics. ..
  50. FT-IR/GC-MS MODELS FOR PREDICTING PROSTATE CANCER
    DONALD MALINS; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..At the conclusion of these studies we expect to have significantly increased understanding of the etiology of prostate cancer and established a promising basis for cancer prediction. ..
  51. The assessment of hydrogen sulfide in vascular biology
    David Kraus; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Determine the mechanisms of O2-dependent H2S control of vessel tension under normal and inflammatory disease conditions. ..
  52. National Resources for Imaging Mass Spectrometry
    Claude Lechene; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..A secure server allows exchanges of large reams of data between the Resource and users. A webserver for the community of users is being built and will be maintained by the Resource. ..
  53. Roles of CYP1 & 19 in Fundulus Steroids & PAH Metabolism
    Kristine Willett; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This research will further define the utility of Fundulus as a model organism for studying PAH-associated toxicities and in the development of human CYP19 or CYP1 B-related therapeutics. ..
  54. Roles of CYP1 & 19 in Fundulus Steroids & PAH Metabolism
    Kristine Willett; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This research will further define the utility of Fundulus as a model organism for studying PAH-associated toxicities and in the development of human CYP19 or CYP1 B-related therapeutics. ..
  55. Control of Diseases in Zebrafish Research Facilities
    MICHAEL LAWRENCE KENT; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..PCR tests will be made for the virulent strains. Results will be quickly distributed to the zebrafish community through ZFIN, peer reviewed publications, and our web based manual on zebrafish diseases ..
  56. Control of Diseases in Zebrafish Research Facilities
    Michael Kent; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..PCR tests will be made for the virulent strains. Results will be quickly distributed to the zebrafish community through ZFIN, peer reviewed publications, and our web based manual on zebrafish diseases ..
  57. PHASE MAINTENANCE, NEURON PROPERTIES TO MUSCLE RESPONSE
    SCOTT HOOPER; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The experimental advantages of this preparation allow all the network's neurons to be individually characterized, and the system to be studied on all levels from membrane conductances to muscle contraction. ..
  58. NOS-INDEPENDENT NO PRODUCTION IN THE NERVOUS SYSTEM
    Leonid Moroz; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Thus, significant gains can be made in our understanding of the synthesis of this gaseous messenger in the brain. This work will also contribute to our understanding of the neural functions in normal and pathological conditions. ..
  59. CONTROL OF DISEASE IN ZEBRAFISH RESEARCH FACILITIES
    Michael Kent; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..In addition, we have developed a web-based fish health manual, and new information generated in the present study will be incorporated into this manual. ..
  60. Mitochondrial Mechanisms of Hydrogen Sulfide Induced Suspended Animation
    JEANNETTE DOELLER; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  61. CONTROL OF DISEASE IN ZEBRAFISH RESEARCH FACILITIES
    Michael Kent; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In addition, the investigators have developed a Web-based fish health manual, and new information generated in the present study will be incorporated into this manual. ..
  62. PHASE MAINTENANCE, NEURON PROPERTIES TO MUSCLE RESPONSE
    SCOTT HOOPER; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The experimental advantages of this preparation allow all the network's neurons to be individually characterized, and the system to be studied on all levels from membrane conductances to muscle contraction. ..
  63. Phase Maintenance: Neuron Properties to Muscle Response
    SCOTT HOOPER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The research will be performed in a well known model system, the pyloric neuromuscular system, with a proven track record of discovering neurobiological principles of wide applicability, including to humans. ..
  64. CONTROL OF DISEASE IN ZEBRAFISH RESEARCH FACILITIES
    Michael Kent; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In addition, the investigators have developed a Web-based fish health manual, and new information generated in the present study will be incorporated into this manual. ..
  65. Roles of CYP1 & 19 in Fundulus Steroids & PAH Metabolism
    Kristine Willett; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This research will further define the utility of Fundulus as a model organism for studying PAH-associated toxicities and in the development of human CYP19 or CYP1 B-related therapeutics. ..
  66. CONTROL OF DISEASE IN ZEBRAFISH RESEARCH FACILITIES
    Michael Kent; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..In addition, the investigators have developed a Web-based fish health manual, and new information generated in the present study will be incorporated into this manual. ..
  67. Can acclimation to toxins lead to sustained resistance?
    ALAN KOLOK; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We hypothesize that the results of the larval survivability tests will depend upon the exposure history (acclimation) of the parents, not the relative genetic susceptibility of the parents ..
  68. Phase Maintenance: Neuron Properties to Muscle Response
    SCOTT HOOPER; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The research will be performed in a well known model system, the pyloric neuromuscular system, with a proven track record of discovering neurobiological principles of wide applicability, including to humans. ..
  69. Detection of neonatal ventricular hemorrhage using EIT
    Rosalind Sadleir; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These data will be analyzed to determine the best way of separating artifacts produced by shape changes and other body impedance changes from the bleeding process. ..
  70. PHASE MAINTENANCE, NEURON PROPERTIES TO MUSCLE RESPONSE
    SCOTT HOOPER; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The experimental advantages of this preparation allow all the network's neurons to be individually characterized, and the system to be studied on all levels from membrane conductances to muscle contraction. ..
  71. CONTROL OF DISEASE IN ZEBRAFISH RESEARCH FACILITIES
    Michael Kent; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In addition, the investigators have developed a Web-based fish health manual, and new information generated in the present study will be incorporated into this manual. ..
  72. NOS-INDEPENDENT NO PRODUCTION IN THE NERVOUS SYSTEM
    Leonid Moroz; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Thus, significant gains can be made in our understanding of the synthesis of this gaseous messenger in the brain. This work will also contribute to our understanding of the neural functions in normal and pathological conditions. ..
  73. FT-IR/GC-MS MODELS FOR PREDICTING PROSTATE CANCER
    DONALD MALINS; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..At the conclusion of these studies we expect to have significantly increased understanding of the etiology of prostate cancer and established a promising basis for cancer prediction. ..
  74. DNA DAMAGE IN MOUSE TUMORS EVAL BY IR SPECTROSCOPY
    DONALD MALINS; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Third, we shall evaluate how two chemotherapeutic drugs with different modes of action affect detectable DNA lesions, using the FT-IR technology, and attempt to correlate this with their activity in tumor formation. ..
  75. DNA DAMAGE IN MOUSE TUMORS EVAL BY IR SPECTROSCOPY
    DONALD MALINS; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Third, we shall evaluate how two chemotherapeutic drugs with different modes of action affect detectable DNA lesions, using the FT-IR technology, and attempt to correlate this with their activity in tumor formation. ..
  76. Detection of neonatal ventricular hemorrhage using EIT
    Rosalind Sadleir; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These data will be analyzed to determine the best way of separating artifacts produced by shape changes and other body impedance changes from the bleeding process. ..
  77. Myoglobin as an indicator of hpoxia tolerance
    STEPHEN KINSEY; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  78. CONTROL OF DISEASE IN ZEBRAFISH RESEARCH FACILITIES
    Michael Kent; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In addition, the investigators have developed a Web-based fish health manual, and new information generated in the present study will be incorporated into this manual. ..
  79. Detection of neonatal ventricular hemorrhage using EIT
    Rosalind Sadleir; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..These data will be analyzed to determine the best way of separating artifacts produced by shape changes and other body impedance changes from the bleeding process. ..
  80. Detection of neonatal ventricular hemorrhage using EIT
    Rosalind Sadleir; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These data will be analyzed to determine the best way of separating artifacts produced by shape changes and other body impedance changes from the bleeding process. ..