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    • 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 ...
    • Development of a selective culture medium for primary isolation of the main Brucella species 

      Miguel López, María Jesús de; Marín, Clara M.; Muñoz Álvaro, Pilar María; Dieste, L.; Grilló Dolset, María Jesús; Blasco, José María Upna (American Society for Microbiology, 2011)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Bacteriological diagnosis of brucellosis is performed by culturing animal samples directly on both Farrell medium (FM) and modified Thayer-Martin medium (mTM). However, despite inhibiting most contaminating microorganisms, ...
    • Spatial distribution and risk factors of brucellosis in Iberian wild ungulates 

      Muñoz Álvaro, Pilar María; Boadella, Mariana; Arnal, Maricruz; Miguel, María Jesús de; Revilla, Miguel; Martínez, David; Vicente, Joaquín; Acevedo, Pelayo; Oleaga, Álvaro; Ruiz Fons, Francisco; Marín, Clara M.; Prieto, José M.; Fuente, José de la; Barral, Marta; Barberán, Montserrat; Fernández de Luco, Daniel; Blasco, José María Upna; Gortázar, Christian (BioMed Central, 2010)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Background: The role of wildlife as a brucellosis reservoir for humans and domestic livestock remains to be properly established. The aim of this work was to determine the aetiology, apparent prevalence, spatial distribution ...
    • 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 ...