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    • Brucella abortus ornithine lipids are dispensable outer membrane components devoid of a marked pathogen-associated molecular pattern 

      Palacios Chaves, Leyre; Conde Álvarez, Raquel; Gil Ramírez, Yolanda Upna; Zúñiga Ripa, Amaia; Barquero-Calvo, Elías; Chacón Díaz, Carlos; Chaves Olarte, Esteban; Arce Gorvel, Vilma; Gorvel, Jean-Pierre; Moreno, Edgardo; Miguel, María Jesús de; Grilló Dolset, María Jesús; Moriyón Uría, Ignacio; Iriarte, Maite (Public Library of Science, 2011)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The brucellae are alpha-Proteobacteria facultative intracellular parasites that cause an important zoonosis. These bacteria escape early detection by innate immunity, an ability associated to the absence of marked ...
    • Brucellosis vaccines: assessment of brucella melitensis lipopolysaccharide rough mutants defective in core and O-polysaccharide synthesis and export 

      González, David; Grilló Dolset, María Jesús; Miguel, María Jesús de; Ali, Tara; Arce Gorvel, Vilma; Delrue, Rose May; Conde Álvarez, Raquel; Muñoz Álvaro, Pilar María; López Goñi, Ignacio; Iriarte, Maite; Marín, Clara M.; Weintraub, Andrej; Widmalm, Goeran; Zygmunt, Michel; Letesson, Jean-Jacques; Gorvel, Jean-Pierre; Blasco, José María Upna; Moriyón Uría, Ignacio (Public Library of Science, 2008)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Background: The brucellae are facultative intracellular bacteria that cause brucellosis, one of the major neglected zoonoses. In endemic areas, vaccination is the only effective way to control this disease. Brucella ...
    • Deletion of the GI-2 integrase and the wbkA flanking transposase improves the stability of Brucella melitensis Rev 1 vaccine 

      Mancilla, Marcos; Grilló Dolset, María Jesús; Miguel López, María Jesús de; López Goñi, Ignacio; San Román Aberasturi, Beatriz Upna; Zabalza Baranguá, Ana Upna; Moriyón Uría, Ignacio (BioMed Central, 2013)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Brucella melitensis Rev 1 is the best vaccine available for the prophylaxis of small ruminant brucellosis and, indirectly, for reducing human brucellosis. However, Rev 1 shows anomalously high rates of spontaneous dissociation ...
    • Identification of lptA, lpxE, and lpxO, three genes involved in the remodeling of Brucella cell envelope 

      Conde Álvarez, Raquel; Palacios Chaves, Leyre; Gil Ramírez, Yolanda Upna; Salvador Bescós, Miriam; Bárcena Varela, Marina; Aragón Aranda, Beatriz; Martínez Gómez, Estrella; Zúñiga Ripa, Amaia; Miguel López, María Jesús de; Bartholomew, Toby Leigh; Hanniffy, Sean; Grilló Dolset, María Jesús; Vences Guzmán, Miguel Ángel; Bengoechea Alonso, José Antonio; Arce Gorvel, Vilma; Gorvel, Jean-Pierre; Moriyón Uría, Ignacio; Iriarte, Maite (Frontiers Media, 2018)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      The brucellae are facultative intracellular bacteria that cause a worldwide extended zoonosis. One of the pathogenicity mechanisms of these bacteria is their ability to avoid rapid recognition by innate immunity because ...
    • The lipopolysaccharide core of Brucella abortus acts as a shield against innate immunity recognition 

      Conde Álvarez, Raquel; Bargen, Kristine von; Grilló Dolset, María Jesús; Jerala, Roman; Brandenburg, Klaus; Llobet, Enrique; Bengoechea Alonso, José Antonio; Moreno, Edgardo; Moriyón Uría, Ignacio; Gorvel, Jean-Pierre; Arce Gorvel, Vilma; Iriarte, Maite; Mancek Keber, Mateja; Barquero-Calvo, Elías; Palacios Chaves, Leyre; Chacón Díaz, Carlos; Chaves Olarte, Esteban; Martirosyan, Anna (Public Library of Science, 2012)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Innate immunity recognizes bacterial molecules bearing pathogen-associated molecular patterns to launch inflammatory responses leading to the activation of adaptive immunity. However, the lipopolysaccharide (LPS) of the ...
    • Mutants in the lipopolysaccharide of Brucella ovis are attenuated and protect against B. ovis infection in mice 

      Soler Lloréns, Pedro; Gil Ramírez, Yolanda Upna; Zabalza Baranguá, Ana Upna; Iriarte, Maite; Conde Álvarez, Raquel; Zúñiga Ripa, Amaia; San Román Aberasturi, Beatriz Upna; Zygmunt, Michel; Vizcaíno, Nieves; Cloeckaert, Axel; Grilló Dolset, María Jesús; Moriyón Uría, Ignacio; López Goñi, Ignacio (BioMed Central, 2014)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Brucella spp. are Gram-negative bacteria that behave as facultative intracellular parasites of a variety of mammals. This genus includes smooth (S) and rough (R) species that carry S and R lipopolysaccharides (LPS), ...
    • What have we learned from brucellosis in the mouse model? 

      Grilló Dolset, María Jesús; Blasco, José María Upna; Gorvel, Jean-Pierre; Moriyón Uría, Ignacio; Moreno, Edgardo (BioMed Central, 2012)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Brucellosis is a zoonosis caused by Brucella species. Brucellosis research in natural hosts is often precluded by practical, economical and ethical reasons and mice are widely used. However, mice are not natural Brucella ...