• Patho-adaptive evolution of Haemophilus spp. bacterial respiratory colonizing opportunistic pathogens 

      Moleres Apilluelo, Javier (2018)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia
      Esta tesis doctoral se ha centrado en tres aspectos de la pato-adaptación de dos especies bacterianas relacionadas filogenéticamente, que colonizan de forma asintomática y también son patógenos oportunistas en los sistemas ...
    • Functional analysis of the RNA chaperone CspA in Staphylococcus aureus 

      Caballero Sánchez, Carlos (2018)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia
      En esta tesis se pone de manifiesto que las chaperonas de RNA, como CspA, pueden interactuar de manera específica con estructuras de RNA, que a su vez pueden ser reconocidas por otras RBPs. Esto contribuye a un mejor ...
    • Effect of feeding regime on composting in bins 

      Storino, Francesco Upna; Menéndez Villanueva, Sergio Upna; Muro Erreguerena, Julio Upna; Aparicio Tejo, Pedro María Upna; Irigoyen Iriarte, Ignacio Upna (Taylor & Francis, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Composting in bins is one of the most practical home composting methods. There is currently a need for greater information to improve the management of the composting process and to create home composting programs, which ...
    • Molecular characterization of Tunisian strains of Erwinia amylovora 

      Dardouri, Sana; Chehimi, Sonia; Murillo Martínez, Jesús Upna; Hajlaoui, Mohamed Rabeh (Italian Phytopathological Society, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The present study focused on the molecular characterization of a collection of Erwinia amylovora isolates recovered from different outbreaks in Tunisia between 2012 and 2014. Analysis of 54 isolates, including the reference ...
    • Four genes essential for recombination define GInts, a new type of mobile genomic island widespread in bacteria 

      Bardají Goikoetxea, Leire Upna; Echeverría Ancín, Myriam Upna; Rodríguez Palenzuela, Pablo; Martínez García, Pedro M.; Murillo Martínez, Jesús Upna (Nature Publishing Group, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Integrases are a family of tyrosine recombinases that are highly abundant in bacterial genomes, actively disseminating adaptive characters such as pathogenicity determinants and antibiotics resistance. Using comparative ...
    • Knots untie: molecular determinants involved in knot formation Induced by Pseudomonas savastanoi in woody hosts 

      Caballo Ponce, Eloy; Murillo Martínez, Jesús Upna; Martínez Gil, Marta; Moreno Pérez, Alba; Pintado, Adrián; Ramos, Cayo (Frontiers Media, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The study of the molecular basis of tree diseases is lately receiving a renewed attention, especially with the emerging perception that pathogens require specific pathogenicity and virulence factors to successfully colonize ...
    • Plasmid replicons from Pseudomonas are natural chimeras of functional, exchangeable modules 

      Bardají Goikoetxea, Leire Upna; Añorga García, Maite Upna; Ruiz Masó, José A.; Solar, Gloria del; Murillo Martínez, Jesús Upna (Frontiers Media, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Plasmids are a main factor for the evolution of bacteria through horizontal gene exchange, including the dissemination of pathogenicity genes, resistance to antibiotics and degradation of pollutants. Their capacity to ...
    • Genome-wide association mapping of flowering and ripening periods in apple 

      Urrestarazu Vidart, Jorge; Muranty, Hélène; Denancé, Caroline; Leforestier, Diane; Ravon, Elisa; Guyader, Arnaud; Guisnel, Rémi; Feugey, Laurence; Aubourg, Sébastien; Celton, Jean Marc; Daccord, Nicolas; Dondini, Luca; Gregori, Roberto; Lateur, Marc; Houben, Patrick; Ordidge, Matthew; Paprstein, Frantisek; Sedlak, Jiri; Nybom, Hilde; Garkava Gustavsson, Larisa; Troggio, Michela; Bianco, Luca; Velasco, Riccardo; Poncet, Charles; Théron, Anthony; Moriya, Shigeki; Bink, Marco C. A. M.; Laurens, François; Tartarini, Stefano; Durel, Charles Eric (Frontiers Media, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Deciphering the genetic control of flowering and ripening periods in apple is essential for breeding cultivars adapted to their growing environments. We implemented a large Genome-Wide Association Study (GWAS) at the ...
    • Somatic transposition and meiotically driven elimination of an active helitron family in Pleurotus ostreatus 

      Borgognone, Alessandra Upna; Castanera Andrés, Raúl; Muguerza Domínguez, Elaia Upna; Pisabarro de Lucas, Gerardo Upna; Ramírez Nasto, Lucía Upna (Oxford University Press, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Helitrons constitute a superfamily of DNA transposons that were discovered in silico and are widespread in most eukaryotic genomes. They are postulated to mobilize through a “rollingcircle” mechanism, but the experimental ...
    • VerSeDa: vertebrate secretome database 

      Cortázar, Ana R.; Oguiza Tomé, José Antonio Upna; Aransay, Ana M.; Lavín Trueba, José Luis Upna (Oxford University Press, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Based on the current tools, de novo secretome (full set of proteins secreted by an organism) prediction is a time consuming bioinformatic task that requires a multifactorial analysis in order to obtain reliable in silico ...
    • Characterization of transposon activity and genome-wide epigenetic regulation throughout the life cycle of Pleurotus ostreatus 

      Borgognone, Alessandra Upna (2017)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
      Most prokaryotic and eukaryotic life forms have to deal with the presence of repetitive DNA sequences called transposable elements (TEs), whose ability to mobilize through the genome and insert at random position has an ...
    • Severe trimming and enhanced competition of laterals as a tool to delay ripening in Tempranillo vineyards under semiarid conditions 

      Santesteban García, Gonzaga Upna; Miranda Jiménez, Carlos Upna; Urrestarazu Vidart, Jorge; Loidi Erviti, Maite; Royo Díaz, José Bernardo Upna (Université de Bordeaux, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Aim: An advance in grapevine phenological stages (including ripening) is occurring worldwide due to global warming and, in the hottest seasons, already results in a lack of synchrony between sugar and phenolic ripeness, ...
    • Lacanobia oleracea nucleopolyhedrovirus (LaolNPV): a new European species of alphabaculovirus with a narrow host range 

      Simón de Goñi, Oihane; Erlandson, Martin A.; Frayssinet, Marie; Williams, Trevor Upna; Theilmann, David A.; Volkoff, Anne Nathalie; Caballero Murillo, Primitivo Upna (Public Library of Science, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      During an insect sampling program in alfalfa crops near Montpellier, France in 2011, Lacanobia oleracea larvae were collected that died due to nucleopolyhedrovirus infection (LaolNPV). This virus was subjected to molecular ...
    • Comparative genomics of Coniophora olivacea reveals different patterns of genome expansion in Boletales 

      Castanera Andrés, Raúl Upna; Pérez Garrido, Gumersinda Upna; López Varas, Leticia; Amselem, Joëlle; LaButti, Kurt; Singan, Vasanth; Lipzen, Anna; Haridas, Sajeet; Barry, Kerrie; Grigoriev, Igor V.; Pisabarro de Lucas, Gerardo Upna; Ramírez Nasto, Lucía Upna (BioMed Central, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Background: Coniophora olivacea is a basidiomycete fungus belonging to the order Boletales that produces brown-rot decay on dead wood of conifers. The Boletales order comprises a diverse group of species including saprotrophs ...
    • Adiposity and adipogenic gene expression in four different muscles in beef cattle 

      Martínez del Pino, Lara; Arana Navarro, Ana Upna; Alfonso Ruiz, Leopoldo Upna; Mendizábal Aizpuru, José Antonio Upna; Soret Lafraya, Beatriz Upna (Public Library of Science, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Anatomical site and divergent functionalities of muscles can be related to differences in IMF content, metabolism and adipogenic gene expression. Then, potential differences in different muscles in beef cattle were ...
    • Chrysodeixis chalcites nucleopolyhedrovirus (ChchNPV): natural occurrence and efficacy as a biological insecticide on young banana plants in greenhouse and open-field conditions on the Canary Islands 

      Fuentes Barrera, Ernesto Gabriel; Hernández Suárez, Estrella; Simón de Goñi, Oihane; Williams, Trevor Upna; Caballero Murillo, Primitivo Upna (Public Library of Science, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Chrysodeixis chalcites, an important pest of banana crops on the Canary Islands, is usually controlled by chemical insecticides. The present study aimed to evaluate the efficacy of the most prevalent isolate of the ...
    • Interference of iflavirus in SeMNPV as a biological control agent 

      Carballo Palos, Arkaitz (2017)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
      La rosquilla verde, Spodoptera exigua (Hübner) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), es una especie polífaga ampliamente distribuida por todas las zonas templadas del mundo, incluyendo España, donde se ya ha establecido, causando ...
    • Influence of surface roughness measurement scale on radar backscattering in different agricultural soils 

      Martínez de Aguirre Escobar, Alejandro Upna; Álvarez Mozos, Jesús Upna; Lievens, Hans; Verhoest, Nike E. C. (IEEE, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua
      Soil surface roughness strongly affects the scattering of microwaves on the soil surface and determines the backscattering coefficient (σ 0 ) observed by radar sensors. Previous studies have shown important scale issues ...
    • Influence of surface roughness sample size for C-band SAR backscatter applications on agricultural soils 

      Martínez de Aguirre Escobar, Alejandro Upna; Álvarez Mozos, Jesús Upna; Lievens, Hans; Verhoest, Nike E. C.; Giménez Díaz, Rafael Upna (IEEE, 2017)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Soil surface roughness determines the backscatter coefficient observed by radar sensors. The objective of this letter was to determine the surface roughness sample size required in synthetic aperture radar applications and ...
    • Chrysodeixis chalcites nucleopolyhedrovirus: a useful component for IPM programs on the Canary Islands banana crops 

      Fuentes Barrera, Ernesto Gabriel (2017)   Tesis doctoral / Doktoretza tesia  OpenAccess
      La platanera (Musa acuminata Colla) es uno de los principales cultivos de las Islas Canarias, representando el 30% de la producción agrícola total del archipiealago. Dicho cultivo se realiza bajo invernaderos de malla ...