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ABA Regulates Subcellular Redistribution of OsABI-LIKE2, a Negative Regulator in ABA Signaling, to Control Root Architecture and Drought Resistance in Oryza sativa

Chengxiang Li, Hongyun Shen, Tao Wang and Xuelu Wang.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

December 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular Biology and Genetics; Biotechnology; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 8295 words.

The phytohormone ABA is a key stress signal in plants. Although the identification of ABA receptors led to significant progress in understanding the Arabidopsis ABA signaling pathway, there...

About the role of TLR2 and TLR4 in cytokine secretion by murine macrophages in response to Candida albicans

Maria Luisa Gil and Daniel Gozalbo.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

February 2006; p ublished online November 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 826 words.

Abscisic Acid Participates in the Control of Cell Cycle Initiation Through Heme Homeostasis in the Unicellular Red Alga Cyanidioschyzon merolae

Yuki Kobayashi, Hiroyuki Ando, Mitsumasa Hanaoka and Kan Tanaka.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

May 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular Biology and Genetics; Biotechnology; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 5053 words.

ABA is a phytohormone that is synthesized in response to abiotic stresses and other environmental changes, inducing various physiological responses. While ABA has been found in unicellular...

Absolute quantification of Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans in patients carrying haplotypes associated with susceptibility to chronic periodontitis: multifaceted evaluation with periodontitis covariants

Thamiris Cirelli, Livia S. Finoti, Sâmia C. T. Corbi, Giovana Anovazzi, Rafael Nepomuceno, Silvana R. P. Orrico, Joni A. Cirelli, Márcia P. A. Mayer and Raquel M. Scarel-Caminaga.

in Pathogens and Disease

P ublished online July 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 8020 words.

Abstract

This study aimed to evaluate the association between haplotypes in the interleukin 8 (IL8) and IL4 genes previously associated to chronic...

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Katsuhiko Matsui.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

May 1999; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 2091 words.

Abstract

In this study, it was found that macrophages from Salmonella-infected mice expressed the interleukin-2 receptor (IL-2R). The IL-2R induced by the...

Abundance and diversity of aerobic heterotrophic microorganisms and their interaction with cyanobacteria in the oxic layer of an intertidal hypersaline cyanobacterial mat

Raeid M M Abed, Katharina Kohls, Julie Leloup and Dirk de Beer.

in FEMS Microbiology Ecology

P ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Soil Science; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 8857 words.

Abstract

Aerobic heterotrophic microorganisms (AH) play a significant role in carbon cycling in cyanobacterial mats; however, little is known about their...

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Abundance and potential metabolic activity of methanogens in well-aerated forest and grassland soils of an alpine region

Katrin Hofmann, Nadine Praeg, Mira Mutschlechner, Andreas O. Wagner and Paul Illmer.

Edited by Cindy Nakatsu.

in FEMS Microbiology Ecology

February 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Soil Science; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 6991 words.

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Various methanogenic guilds were found to be present in aerated forest and grassland soils located at the montane and subalpine belts of the European Alps.

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Acceleration of nucleation of prion protein during continuous ultrasonication

Kei-ichi Yamaguchi, Ryo P Honda, Abdelazim Elsayed Elhelaly and Kazuo Kuwata.

in The Journal of Biochemistry

June 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cell Biology; Biotechnology; Biochemistry; Molecular and Cell Biology. 6445 words.

Abstract

Although pulsatile irradiation of ultrasonication is frequently used for generating amyloid fibrils in vitro, the potential for inducing amyloid...

Access to bacteriophage therapy: discouraging experiences from the human cell and tissue legal framework

G. Verbeken, I. Huys, D. De Vos, A. De Coninck, D. Roseeuw, E. Kets, A. Vanderkelen, J. P. Draye, T. Rose, S. Jennes, C. Ceulemans and J. P. Pirnay.

Edited by Andrew Millard.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

February 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 3533 words.

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Therapeutic natural bacteriophages should not be classified under the medicinal product regulatory frames as they exist today.

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Accumulation of PHA granules in Cupriavidus necator as seen by confocal fluorescence microscopy

Filip Mravec, Stanislav Obruca, Vladislav Krzyzanek, Petr Sedlacek, Kamila Hrubanova, Ota Samek, Dan Kucera, Pavla Benesova and Jana Nebesarova.

Edited by Alexander Steinbüchel.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

May 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 3459 words.

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Cells of Cupriavidus necator increase their length during PHA accumulation in order to maintain an intracellular PHA granule volume content of no more than 40%.

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Acetylenotrophy: a hidden but ubiquitous microbial metabolism?

Denise M Akob, John M Sutton, Janna L Fierst, Karl B Haase, Shaun Baesman, George W Luther, Laurence G Miller and Ronald S Oremland.

in FEMS Microbiology Ecology

P ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Soil Science; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 8860 words.

ABSTRACT

Acetylene (IUPAC name: ethyne) is a colorless, gaseous hydrocarbon, composed of two triple bonded carbon atoms attached to hydrogens (C2H2). When...

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Acting Globally

Lynn C. Klotz and Edward J. Sylvester.

in Breeding Bio Insecurity

October 2009; p ublished online February 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biotechnology. 6716 words.

The confidence-building measures by the Biological Weapons Convention (BWC) included information on defensive programs, high-biocontainment laboratories, vaccine manufacturing plants, and...

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Activation of COL1A2 promoter in human fibroblasts by Escherichia coli

Haruko Miyazaki, Ryo Kobayashi, Hiroki Ishikawa, Naoki Awano, Satoshi Yamagoe, Yoshitsugu Miyazaki and Tetsuya Matsumoto.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

August 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 3673 words.

Abstract

The relationship between bacterial infection and collagen production was investigated using human fibroblasts transfected with the promoter of COL1A2null...

Activation of human neutrophils with Helicobacter pylori and the role of Toll-like receptors 2 and 4 in the response

Lourdes Alvarez-Arellano, Margarita Camorlinga-Ponce, Carmen Maldonado-Bernal and Javier Torres.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

December 2007; p ublished online October 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 3916 words.

Abstract

The innate immune response to Helicobacter pylori infection is beginning to be understood and recent works support a role for Toll-like receptors...

Activation of phagocytic cells by Staphylococcus epidermidis biofilms: effects of extracellular matrix proteins and the bacterial stress protein GroEL on netosis and MRP-14 release

Ulrike Dapunt, Matthias M. Gaida, Eva Meyle, Birgit Prior and Gertrud M. Hänsch.

Edited by Filip Ruzicka.

in Pathogens and Disease

July 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 4721 words.

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We were able to identify the bacterial heat shock protein GroEL as a neutrophil-activating entity within the biofilm matrix and for the first time demonstrate...

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Activation-dependent modulation of Streptococcus pneumoniae-mediated death in human lymphocytes

Kristina M. Grayson, Lance K. Blevins, Melissa B. Oliver, David A. Ornelles, W. Edward Swords and Martha A. Alexander-Miller.

in Pathogens and Disease

P ublished online February 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 5487 words.

Abstract

Streptococcus pneumoniae (Spn) is a leading cause of community-acquired pneumonia, with infants and the elderly exhibiting significant...

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Active immunization of hamsters against Clostridium difficile infection using surface-layer protein

Déirdre B. Ní Eidhin, Julie B. O'Brien, Matthew S. McCabe, Verónica Athié-Morales and Dermot P. Kelleher.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

March 2008; p ublished online December 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 7527 words.

Abstract

Clostridium difficile is the leading cause of infectious antibiotic-associated diarrhoea, particularly among the elderly. Its...

Active microorganisms in forest soils differ from the total community yet are shaped by the same environmental factors: the influence of pH and soil moisture

Karl J. Romanowicz, Zachary B. Freedman, Rima A. Upchurch, William A. Argiroff and Donald R. Zak.

Edited by Petr Baldrian.

in FEMS Microbiology Ecology

October 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Soil Science; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 7068 words.

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Active soil microorganisms (i.e. RNA based) differ from the total community (i.e. DNA based) over the geographical range of northern hardwood forests yet both...

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The activity of RTA2, a downstream effector of the calcineurin pathway, is required during tunicamycin-induced ER stress response in Candida albicans

Edwina Thomas, Shabnam Sircaik, Elvira Roman, Jean-Michel Brunel, Atul K. Johri, Jesús Pla and Sneh L. Panwar.

Edited by Richard Calderone.

in FEMS Yeast Research

December 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology; Mycology and Fungi. 8431 words.

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The downstream effector molecule, RTA2, of the calcineurin pathway regulates Hac1p-dependent expression of genes involved in the unfolded protein response...

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Activity-dependent functions of non-electrical glial cells

Daisuke Kato, Kei Eto, Junichi Nabekura and Hiroaki Wake.

in The Journal of Biochemistry

June 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cell Biology; Biotechnology; Biochemistry; Molecular and Cell Biology. 4884 words.

Abstract

Electrical activity is essential for brain function. However, neurons, the electrically active cells, are less numerous than the non-electrical glial...