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F C Odds
Journal of medical and veterinary mycology : bi-monthly publication of the International Society for Human and Animal Mycology, 29(6), 355-359 (1991-01-01)
'Sabouraud glucose agar' is the name recommended for present-day versions of the medium originally designed by Raymond Sabouraud. The title 'Sabouraud glucose agar' implies a medium comprising 1% (w:v) peptone, 4% (w:v) glucose and 1.5-2.0% (w:v) agar with a final
Niranjan Khadka et al.
Neuromodulation : journal of the International Neuromodulation Society, 21(4), 334-339 (2017-01-24)
To assess if transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) produces a temperature change at the skin surface, if any change is stimulation polarity (anode or cathode) specific, and the contribution of passive heating (joule heat) or blood flow on such change.
Stefan Becker et al.
Bio-protocol, 8(8), e2666-e2666 (2018-04-20)
The marine beta-glucan laminarin is an abundant storage polysaccharide in microalgae. High production rates and rapid digestion by heterotrophic bacteria turn laminarin into an ideal carbon and energy source, and it is therefore a key player in the marine carbon
H R Maurer et al.
Leukemia & lymphoma, 9(4-5), 305-313 (1993-03-01)
Current concepts of immunotherapeutic approaches in leukemias and lymphomas using activated cytotoxic lymphocytes and macrophages are briefly reviewed. Defective cellular immunocytotoxic activities and effects of interleukins and chemotherapeutic drugs thereupon are discussed. In vitro assays to measure lymphokine-activated killer (LAK)
F Heath Damron et al.
Journal of bacteriology, 195(18), 4020-4036 (2013-06-25)
Pseudomonas aeruginosa is an opportunistic pathogen that can adapt to changing environments and can secrete an exopolysaccharide known as alginate as a protection response, resulting in a colony morphology and phenotype referred to as mucoid. However, how P. aeruginosa senses
Kerry C Carson et al.
Journal of medical microbiology, 62(Pt 9), 1423-1427 (2013-04-13)
The culture of toxigenic Clostridium difficile from stool specimens is still seen as the gold standard for the laboratory diagnosis of C. difficile infection (CDI). bioMérieux have released ChromID Cdiff chromogenic agar (CDIF) for the isolation and identification of C.
Amanda R Smith et al.
Journal of food protection, 76(4), 674-679 (2013-04-12)
Quality control procedures during food processing may involve direct inoculation of food samples onto appropriate selective media for subsequent enumeration. However, sublethally injured bacteria often fail to grow, enabling them to evade detection and intervention measures and ultimately threaten the
Shruti Kumar et al.
Gene expression patterns : GEP, 30, 7-13 (2018-08-25)
Fibroblast Growth Factors (FGFs) play several important roles during organ morphogenesis and act as multi-functional growth factors that bind to their membrane bound receptors (FGFRs) and activate further downstream signalling pathways. Several studies have investigated the function and expression of
Nicolas Renaud et al.
Journal of clinical microbiology, 51(4), 1184-1187 (2013-02-01)
CHROMagar Yersinia (CAY) is a new chromogenic medium for the presumptive detection of virulent Yersinia enterocolitica in stools. Based on a comparative analysis of 1,494 consecutive stools from hospitalized patients, CAY was found to be just as sensitive as the
Chiyu Li et al.
PLoS biology, 16(10), e2006340-e2006340 (2018-10-20)
FERONIA (FER), a plasma membrane receptor-like kinase, is a central regulator of cell growth that integrates environmental and endogenous signals. A peptide ligand rapid alkalinization factor 1 (RALF1) binds to FER and triggers a series of downstream events, including inhibition
Hannah S Seidel et al.
PloS one, 6(12), e28074-e28074 (2011-12-14)
Many animals alter their reproductive strategies in response to environmental stress. Here we have investigated how L4 hermaphrodites of Caenorhabditis elegans respond to starvation. To induce starvation, we removed food at 2 h intervals from very early- to very late-stage
Matteo Francavilla et al.
Carbohydrate polymers, 92(2), 1555-1560 (2013-02-13)
Porous agar materials have been prepared from marine macroalgae species using a simple microwave-assisted extraction/drying methodology, providing a new family of polysaccharide derived porous solids. The microwave-assisted extraction allows a more efficient and less time-consuming extraction of the polysaccharide compared
A Ia Mukhachev et al.
Zhurnal mikrobiologii, epidemiologii, i immunobiologii, (2)(2), 28-37 (2013-06-29)
Study the influence of low temperature (cold) electrolyte plasma (CEP) on survivability of some mycoplasma strains growing in agar as well as mycoplasma that most frequently contaminate transplantable human cell lines of normal and malignant origin with the aim of
Julien Brechbühl et al.
Frontiers in neuroanatomy, 8, 87-87 (2014-09-16)
In the mouse, the Grueneberg ganglion (GG) is an olfactory subsystem implicated both in chemo- and thermo-sensing. It is specifically involved in the recognition of volatile danger cues such as alarm pheromones and structurally-related predator scents. No evidence for these
Amy J Osborne et al.
Environmental epigenetics, 3(4), dvx019-dvx019 (2018-03-02)
The Developmental Origins of Health and Disease hypothesis predicts that early-life environmental exposures can be detrimental to later-life health and that mismatch between the pre- and post-natal environment may contribute to the growing non-communicable disease epidemic. Within this is an
Clinical applications of the agar culture technique for haemopoietic cells.
D Metcalf
Revue europeenne d'etudes cliniques et biologiques. European journal of clinical and biological research, 16(9), 855-859 (1971-11-01)
Quentin Duché et al.
Medical image computing and computer-assisted intervention : MICCAI ... International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention, 15(Pt 1), 231-238 (2013-01-05)
Accurate quantification of small structures in magnetic resonance (MR) images is often limited by partial volume (PV) effects which arise when more than one tissue type is present in a voxel. PV may be critical when dealing with changes in
Victoria Eugenia Martinez-Miguel et al.
Cell metabolism, 33(11), 2288-2300 (2021-09-16)
Loss of proteostasis is a fundamental process driving aging. Proteostasis is affected by the accuracy of translation, yet the physiological consequence of having fewer protein synthesis errors during multi-cellular organismal aging is poorly understood. Our phylogenetic analysis of RPS23, a
Jairo Rivera-Posada et al.
Marine pollution bulletin, 75(1-2), 133-139 (2013-08-27)
Effective control of outbreaks of Acanthaster planci represents the most immediate and practical intervention to reverse sustained declines in coral cover on reefs in the Indo-Pacific. This study explored the minimum doses of oxbile, oxgall, and thiosulfate-citrate-bile-sucrose agar (TCBS) that
Antonin Leblanc et al.
Plant physiology, 146(4), 1928-1940 (2008-02-22)
Ethylene is a plant hormone that plays a major role in the elongation of both exploratory and root hair systems. Here, we demonstrate in Brassica napus seedlings that treatments with the ethylene precursor, aminocyclopropane carboxylic acid (ACC) and the ethylene
Susan V Gruner et al.
Journal of medical entomology, 51(3), 713-715 (2014-06-06)
Forensically important calliphorids can be reared on a mixture of beef liver and agar. Small pieces of meat, especially fresh or frozen beef liver, will desiccate in 2-6 h, but this simple-to-make feeding substrate remains moist for at least 12
Physical and chemical characterization of agar polysaccharides extracted from the Thai and Japanese species of Gracilaria
Praiboon J, et al.
ScienceAsia, 32(1), 11-17 null
Xiaomin Liu et al.
Medical image computing and computer-assisted intervention : MICCAI ... International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention, 15(Pt 1), 373-380 (2013-01-05)
Automatically detecting and tracking the motion of Myxococcus xanthus bacteria provide essential information for studying bacterial cell motility mechanisms and collective behaviors. However, this problem is difficult due to the low contrast of microscopy images, cell clustering and colliding behaviors
Monica G Risley et al.
Bio-protocol, 7(9), e2270-e2270 (2017-05-05)
The nematode Caenorhabditis elegans is a useful model organism for dissecting molecular mechanisms of neurological diseases. While hermaphrodite C. elegans contains only 302 neurons, the conserved homologous neurotransmitters, simpler neuronal circuitry, and fully mapped connectome make it an appealing model
Krishnamurthy V Nemani et al.
Materials science & engineering. C, Materials for biological applications, 33(7), 4453-4459 (2013-08-06)
SU-8 negative photoresist is a high tensile strength polymer that has been used for a number of biomedical applications that include cell encapsulation and neuronal probes. Chemically, SU-8 comprises, among other components, an epoxy based monomer and antimony salts, the
Edward Fisher et al.
Applied and environmental microbiology, 75(6), 1500-1507 (2009-01-14)
A chamber to apply aerosolized virus-containing particles to air-permeable substrates (coupons) was constructed and validated as part of a method to assess the virucidal efficacy of decontamination procedures for filtering facepiece respirators. Coliphage MS2 was used as a surrogate for
Weifeng Xu et al.
Scientific reports, 3, 1273-1273 (2013-02-23)
Arabidopsis thaliana is a widely used model plant for plant biology research. Under traditional agar-plate culture system (TPG, traditional plant-growing), both plant shoots and roots are exposed to illumination, and roots are grown in sucrose-added medium. This is not a
Zhenqiang Xu et al.
PloS one, 8(2), e56896-e56896 (2013-03-06)
As a bioaerosol sampling standard, Andersen type impactor is widely used since its invention in 1950s, including the investigation of the anthrax attacks in the United States in 2001. However, its related problems such as impaction and desiccation stress as
Celenk Molva et al.
International journal of food microbiology, 189, 82-88 (2014-08-19)
Alicyclobacillus acidoterrestris is a spoilage bacterium in fruit juices leading to high economic losses. The present study evaluated the effect of sporulation medium on the thermal inactivation kinetics of A. acidoterrestris DSM 3922 spores in apple juice (pH3.82±0.01; 11.3±0.1 °Brix).
Timothy W Rhoads et al.
Molecular & cellular proteomics : MCP, 14(11), 2922-2935 (2015-09-24)
The nematode Caenorhabditis elegans is an important model organism for biomedical research. We previously described NeuCode stable isotope labeling by amino acids in cell culture (SILAC), a method for accurate proteome quantification with potential for multiplexing beyond the limits of
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