Biotecnología

Biotecnología

Pandemic Response Box<sup>®</sup> library as a source of antifungal drugs against <i>Scedosporium</i> and <i>Lomentospora</i> species
06/02/2023 - Scedosporium and Lomentospora species are opportunistic filamentous fungi that cause localized and disseminated infections in immunocompetent and immunocompromised patients. These...
Identification and characterization of MDR virulent <i>Salmonella</i> spp isolated from smallholder poultry production environment in Edo and Delta States, Nigeria
06/02/2023 - Salmonella is responsible for some foodborne disease cases worldwide. It is mainly transmitted to humans through foods of animal origin through the consumption of poultry products. The...
Structure-function analysis of CYP719As involved in methylenedioxy bridge-formation in the biosynthesis of benzylisoquinoline alkaloids and its de novo production
06/02/2023 - Benzylisoquinoline alkaloids (BIAs) are a type of secondary metabolite with clinical application value. (S)-stylopine is a special BIA which contains methylenedioxy bridge structures. CYP719As could...
Production and applications of fluorobody from redox-engineered Escherichia coli
06/02/2023 - Abstract Efficient selection and production of antibody fragments in microbial systems remain to be a challenging process. To optimize microbial production of single-chain...
Trends in maternal mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic–evidence from Zambia
06/02/2023 - The COVID-19 pandemic has increased social and emotional stressors globally, increasing mental health concerns and the risk of psychiatric illness worldwide. To date, relatively little is known about...
Differential effects of temperature and mTOR and Wnt-planar cell polarity pathways on syndecan-4 and CD44 expression in growth-selected turkey satellite cell populations
06/02/2023 - Satellite cells (SCs) comprise a heterogeneous population of muscle stem cells. Thermal stress during the first week after hatch alters proliferation, myogenesis, and adipogenesis of SCs of turkey...
Effect of dietary biochanin A on lactation performance, antioxidant capacity, rumen fermentation and rumen microbiome of dairy goat
06/02/2023 - Biochanin A (BCA), an isoflavone phytoestrogen, is a secondary metabolite produced mainly in leguminous plants. The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of BCA on lactation...
Biosynthesized Ag nanoparticles on urea-based periodic mesoporous organosilica enhance galegine content in Galega
06/02/2023 - Abstract The biological approach for synthesizing nanoparticles (NPs) using plant extracts is an efficient alternative to conventional physicochemical methods. Galegine,...
Association between enrolment with a Primary Health Care provider and amenable mortality: A national population-based analysis in Aotearoa New Zealand
06/02/2023 - Introduction In Aotearoa New Zealand, being enrolled with a Primary Health Care (PHC) provider furnishes opportunities for lower cost access to PHC, preventative care and secondary health care...
Volunteering and political participation are differentially associated with eudaimonic and social well-being across age groups and European countries
06/02/2023 - Voluntary participation is thought to promote the well-being of engaged individuals, especially in old age, but prior evidence on this link is mixed. In the present studies, we used the...
Archaea and their interactions with bacteria in a karst ecosystem
06/02/2023 - Karst ecosystems are widely distributed around the world, accounting for 15–20% of the global land area. However, knowledge on microbial ecology of these systems does not match with their global...
Genome sequence and genomic analysis of liver abscess caused by hypervirulent Klebsiella pneumoniae
06/02/2023 - Abstract Hypervirulent Klebsiella pneumoniae (hvKp) is an important pathotype with enhanced virulence features compared with classical K. pneumoniae (cKp). hvKp usually causes...
Efficacy and safety of GSK3772847 in participants with moderate-to-severe asthma with allergic fungal airway disease: A phase IIa randomized, multicenter, double-blind, sponsor-open, comparative trial
06/02/2023 - Introduction Current treatments for allergic fungal airway disease are not specific for asthma and are associated with limited efficacy or safety concerns. This Phase IIa randomized, multicenter,...
Feasibility of gel-like radiopaque embolic material using gelatin sponge and contrast agent for tract embolization after percutaneous treatment
06/02/2023 - Objectives Tract embolization has been performed to prevent bleeding after trans-organ puncture. This study evaluated clinical outcomes of tract embolization using a gel-like radiopaque material...
Antarctic Ardley Island terrace — An ideal place to study the marine to terrestrial succession of microbial communities
06/02/2023 - The study of chronosequences is an effective tool to study the effects of environmental changes or disturbances on microbial community structures, diversity, and the functional properties of...
Colchicine-mediated in vitro polyploidization in gerbera hybrid
06/02/2023 - Abstract An efficient in vitro protocol for high-frequency polyploidization for the first time in gerbera hybrid (BGC-2019-01) was developed in the present study. Two-week-old...
The pre-anesthetic period is the best time to evaluate the knee flexion angle for predicting the flexion angle after total knee arthroplasty: A prospective cohort study
06/02/2023 - Introduction Knee flexion angle (KFA) is one of the most critical factors for evaluating patient functional outcomes after total knee arthroplasty (TKA). Preoperative KFA and intraoperative drop...
Identification of AGXT2, SHMT1, and ACO2 as important biomarkers of acute kidney injury by WGCNA
06/02/2023 - Acute kidney injury (AKI) is a serious and frequently observed disease associated with high morbidity and mortality. Weighted gene co-expression network analysis (WGCNA) is a research method that...
Identification of galactofuranose antigens such as galactomannoproteins and fungal-type galactomannan from the yellow koji fungus (Aspergillus oryzae)
06/02/2023 - Filamentous fungi belonging to the genus Aspergillus are known to possess galactomannan in their cell walls. Galactomannan is highly antigenic to humans and has been reported to be involved in the...
PlgMYBR1, an R2R3-MYB transcription factor, plays as a negative regulator of anthocyanin biosynthesis in Platycodon grandiflorus
06/02/2023 - Abstract Floral color plays a major role in pollinator specificity, and changes in color may result in pollinator shifts and pollinator-mediated speciation. In the purple...
Scoping review of molecular biomarkers associated with fatigue, stress, and depression in stroke survivors: A protocol
06/02/2023 - The prevalence of stroke increases each year and while mortality from stroke has decreased, the prevalence of comorbidities such as anxiety, depression and fatigue affects as many as 75% of stroke...