• 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), ...
    • 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 ...