PLOS ONE 2018 Most Impactful

PLOS ONE 2018 Most Impactful

Every year, the team here at PLOS ONE celebrates those studies that have been recognized by the scientific community as the most impactful - through high numbers of views, downloads and citations. These studies reflect the quality and breadth of reach that our authors’ research has. Our commitment at PLOS ONE is to publish all well-performed research and amplify its discoverability so that it reaches communities where it has the most impact. We hope you enjoy this Collection.

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Biochemical Research Methods

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Biotechnology & Applied Microbiology

Cardiac & Cardiovascular Systems

Cell Biology

Clinical Neurology



Endocrinology & Metabolism

Environmental Sciences

Food Science & Technology

Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Genetics & Heredity

Geosciences, Multidisciplinary


Infectious Diseases

Marine & Freshwater Biology






Pharmacology & Pharmacy

Physics, Multidisciplinary

Plant Sciences


Public, Environmental & Occupational Health

Radiology, Nuclear Medicine & Medical Imaging

Respiratory System

Sport Sciences


Tropical Medicine

Urology & Nephrology

Veterinary Sciences


Biochemical Research Methods


Salivary proteomics of healthy dogs: An in depth catalog
Torres, Sheila M. F.; Furrow, Eva; Souza, Clarissa P.; Granick, Jennifer L.; de Jong, Ebbing P.

QCloud: A cloud-based quality control system for mass spectrometry-based proteomics laboratories
Chiva, Cristina; Olivella, Roger; Borras, Eva; Espadas, Guadalupe; Pastor, Olga

One step generation of customizable gRNA vectors for multiplex CRISPR approaches through string assembly gRNA cloning (STAgR)
Breunig, Christopher T.; Durovic, Tamara; Neuner, Andrea M.; Baumann, Valentin; Wiesbeck, Maximilian F.

Quantifying cell densities and biovolumes of phytoplankton communities and functional groups using scanning flow cytometry, machine learning and unsupervised clustering
Thomas, Mridul K.; Fontana, Simone; Reyes, Marta; Pomati, Francesco

Modified TCA/acetone precipitation of plant proteins for proteomic analysis
Nie, Liangjie; Zhang, Hang; Wu, Zhaokun; Wang, Yibo; Liu, Hui

Three-dimensional behavioural phenotyping of freely moving C. elegans using quantitative light field microscopy
Shaw, Michael; Zhan, Haoyun; Elmi, Muna; Pawar, Vijay; Essmann, Clara

Superresolution microscopy with novel BODIPY-based fluorophores
Bittel, Amy M.; Saldivar, Isaac S.; Dolman, Nick J.; Nan, Xiaolin; Gibbs, Summer L.

Selection and evaluation of housekeeping genes as endogenous controls for quantification of mRNA transcripts in Theileria parva using quantitative real-time polymerase chain reaction (qPCR)
Tsotetsi, Teboho N.; Collins, Nicola E.; Oosthuizen, Marinda C.; Sibeko-Matjila, Kgomotso P.

False discovery rate estimation and heterobifunctional cross-linkers
Fischer, Lutz; Rappsilber, Juri

The use of in-strip digestion for fast proteomic analysis on tear fluid from dry eye patients
Huang, Zhu; Du, Chi-xin; Pan, Xiao-Dong



Biochemistry & Molecular Biology


miRWalk: An online resource for prediction of microRNA binding sites
Sticht, Carsten; De La Torre, Carolina; Parveen, Alisha; Gretz, Norbert

Obesogenic diets alter metabolism in mice
Showalter, Megan R.; Nonnecke, Eric B.; Linderholm, A. L.; Cajka, Tomas; Sa, Michael R.

Chromatin accessibility is associated with CRISPR-Cas9 efficiency in the zebrafish (Danio rerio)
Uusi-Makela, Meri I. E.; Barker, Harlan R.; Bauerlein, Carina A.; Hakkinen, Tomi; Nykter, Matti

Soft, stretchable, epidermal sensor with integrated electronics and photochemistry for measuring personal UV exposures
Shi, Yunzhou; Manco, Megan; Moyal, Dominique; Huppert, Gil; Araki, Hitoshi

A hybrid gene selection approach to create the S1500+targeted gene sets for use in high-throughput transcriptomics
Mav, Deepak; Shah, Ruchir R.; Howard, Brian E.; Auerbach, Scott S.; Bushel, Pierre R.

Rapid and efficient genetic engineering of both wild type and axenic strains of Dictyostelium discoideum
Paschke, Peggy; Knecht, David A.; Silale, Augustinas; Traynor, David; Williams, Thomas D.

Niosomes, an alternative for liposomal delivery
Bartelds, Rianne; Nematollahi, Mohammad Hadi; Pols, Tjeerd; Stuart, Marc C. A.; Pardakhty, Abbas

Membrane permeabilizing amphiphilic peptide delivers recombinant transcription factor and CRISPR-Cas9/Cpf1 ribonucleoproteins in hard-to-modify cells
Del Guidice, Thomas; Lepetit-Stoffaes, Jean-Pascal; Bordeleau, Louis-Jean; Roberge, Joannie; Theberge, Vanessa

GPSuc: Global Prediction of Generic and Species-specific Succinylation Sites by aggregating multiple sequence features
Hasan, Md. Mehedi; Kurata, Hiroyuki

Comparison of the effect of dietary copper nanoparticles and one copper (II) salt on the copper biodistribution and gastrointestinal and hepatic morphology and function in a rat model
Cholewinska, Ewelina; Ognik, Katarzyna; Fotschki, Bartosz; Zdunczyk, Zenon; Juskiewicz, Jerzy



Biotechnology & Applied Microbiology


Mobius Assembly: A versatile Golden-Gate framework towards universal DNA assembly
Andreou, Andreas I.; Nakayama, Naomi

Strain-specific quantification of root colonization by plant growth promoting rhizobacteria Bacillus firmus I-1582 and Bacillus amyloliquefaciens QST713 in non-sterile soil and field conditions
Mendis, Hajeewaka C.; Thomas, Varghese P.; Schwientek, Patrick; Salamzade, Rauf; Chien, Jung-Ting

Reducing inherent biases introduced during DNA viral metagenome analyses of municipal wastewater
Brinkman, Nichole E.; Villegas, Eric N.; Garland, Jay L.; Keely, Scott P.

Biodegradative potential of fungal isolates from sacral ambient: In vitro study as risk assessment implication for the conservation of wall paintings
Unkovic, Nikola; Dimkic, Ivica; Stupar, Milos; Stankovic, Slavisa; Vukojevic, Jelena

Mild hypothermia upregulates myc and xbp1s expression and improves anti-TNF alpha production in CHO cells
Torres, Mauro; Zuniga, Roberto; Gutierrez, Matias; Vergara, Mauricio; Collazo, Norberto

Biodegradability of polyethylene by bacteria and fungi from Dandora dumpsite Nairobi-Kenya
Muhonja, Christabel Ndahebwa; Makonde, Huxley; Magoma, Gabriel; Imbuga, Mabel

Adaptability of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae yeasts to wine fermentation conditions relies on their strong ability to consume nitrogen
Brice, Claire; Cubillos, Francisco A.; Dequin, Sylvie; Camarasa, Carole; Martinez, Claudio

Understanding the dynamics of keratin weakening and hydrolysis by proteases
Navone, Laura; Speight, Robert

Comparison of secretory signal peptides for heterologous protein expression in microalgae: Expanding the secretion portfolio for Chlamydomonas reinhardtii
Dutra Molino, Joao Vitor; Monteiro de Carvalho, Joao Carlos; Mayfield, Stephen Patrick

A comparative study of RNA-Seq and microarray data analysis on the two examples of rectal-cancer patients and Burkitt Lymphoma cells
Wolff, Alexander; Bayerlova, Michaels; Gaedcke, Jochen; Kube, Dieter; Beissbarth, Tim



Cardiac & Cardiovascular Systems


Bone marrow mesenchymal stem cell-derived exosomal miR-21 protects C-kit(+) cardiac stem cells from oxidative injury through the PTEN/PI3K/Akt axis
Shi, Bei; Wang, Yan; Zhao, Ranzhun; Long, Xianping; Deng, Wenwen

Clinical value of patient-specific three-dimensional printing of congenital heart disease: Quantitative and qualitative assessments
Lau, Ivan Wen Wen; Liu, Dongting; Xu, Lei; Fan, Zhanming; Sun, Zhonghua

Risk factors for death, stroke, and bleeding in 28,628 patients from the GARFIELD-AF registry: Rationale for comprehensive management of atrial fibrillation
Bassand, Jean-Pierre; Accetta, Gabriele; Al Mahmeed, Wael; Corbalan, Ramon; Eikelboom, John

Low fitness is associated with abdominal adiposity and low-grade inflammation independent of BMI
Wedell-Neergaard, Anne-Sophie; Eriksen, Louise; Gronbaek, Morten; Pedersen, Bente Klarlund; Krogh-Madsen, Rikke

Contractile force measurement of human induced pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiac cell sheet-tissue
Sasaki, Daisuke; Matsuura, Katsuhisa; Seta, Hiroyoshi; Haraguchi, Yuji; Okano, Teruo

Left atrial voltage, circulating biomarkers of fibrosis, and atrial fibrillation ablation. A prospective cohort study
Begg, Gordon A.; Karim, Rashed; Oesterlein, Tobias; Graham, Lee N.; Hogarth, Andrew J.

Inter-vendor reproducibility of left and right ventricular cardiovascular magnetic resonance myocardial feature-tracking
Gertz, Roman Johannes; Lange, Torben; Kowallick, Johannes Tammo; Backhaus, Soeren Jan; Steinmetz, Michael

Integrated genetic and epigenetic prediction of coronary heart disease in the Framingham Heart Study
Dogan, Meeshanthini V.; Grumbach, Isabella M.; Michaelson, Jacob J.; Philibert, Robert A.

Cardiorespiratory fitness and the metabolic syndrome: Roles of inflammation and abdominal obesity
Wedell-Neergaard, Anne-Sophie; Krogh-Madsen, Rikke; Petersen, Gitte Lindved; Hansen, Ase Marie; Pedersen, Bente Klarlund

Apixaban 5 and 2.5 mg twice-daily versus warfarin for stroke prevention in nonvalvular atrial fibrillation patients: Comparative effectiveness and safety evaluated using a propensity-score-matched approach
Li, Xiaoyan; Keshishian, Allison; Hamilton, Melissa; Horblyuk, Ruslan; Gupta, Kiran



Cell Biology


Identification of RNA-binding proteins in exosomes capable of interacting with different types of RNA: RBP-facilitated transport of RNAs into exosomes
Statello, Luisa; Maugeri, Marco; Garre, Elena; Nawaz, Muhammad; Wahlgren, Jessica

Investigation of quercetin and hyperoside as senolytics in adult human endothelial cells
Hwang, HyunTae V.; Tran, Darlene Thuy; Rebuffatti, Michelle Nicole; Li, Chin-Shang; Knowlton, Anne A.

Exosome isolation from distinct biofluids using precipitation and column-based approaches
Martins, Tania Soares; Catita, Jose; Rosa, Ilka Martins; da Cruz e Silva, Odete A. B.; Henriques, Ana Gabriela

Mesenchymal stem cell-derived exosomes have altered microRNA profiles and induce osteogenic differentiation depending on the stage of differentiation
Wang, Xiaoqin; Omar, Omar; Vazirisani, Forugh; Thomsen, Peter; Ekstrom, Karin

Fluid shear stress impacts ovarian cancer cell viability, subcellular organization, and promotes genomic instability
Hyler, Alexandra R.; Baudoin, Nicolaas C.; Brown, Megan S.; Stremler, Mark A.; Cimini, Daniela

Co-delivery of a laminin-111 supplemented hyaluronic acid based hydrogel with minced muscle graft in the treatment of volumetric muscle loss injury
Goldman, Stephen M.; Henderson, Beth E. P.; Walters, Thomas J.; Corona, Benjamin T.

Tumorigenicity-associated characteristics of human iPS cell lines
Yasuda, Satoshi; Kusakawa, Shinji; Kuroda, Takuya; Miura, Takumi; Tano, Keiko

Regulating BMI1 expression via miRNAs promote Mesenchymal to Epithelial Transition (MET) and sensitizes breast cancer cell to chemotherapeutic drug
Patel, Nibedita; Garikapati, Koteswara Rao; Makani, Venkata Krishna Kanth; Nair, Ayikkara Drishya; Vangara, Namratha

Pharmacological activation of TRPV4 produces immediate cell damage and induction of apoptosis in human melanoma cells and HaCaT keratinocytes
Olivan-Viguera, Aida; Luis Garcia-Otin, Angel; Lozano-Gerona, Javier; Abarca-Lachen, Edgar; Garcia-Malinis, Ana J.

Cyclin D/CDK4/6 activity controls G1 length in mammalian cells
Dong, Peng; Zhang, Carolyn; Parker, Bao-Tran; You, Lingchong; Mathey-Prevot, Bernard



Clinical Neurology


Adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cells (AdMSC) for the treatment of secondary-progressive multiple sclerosis: A triple blinded, placebo controlled, randomized phase I/II safety and feasibility study
Fernandez, Oscar; Izquierdo, Guillermo; Fernandez, Victoria; Leyva, Laura; Reyes, Virginia

Epstein-Barr virus is present in the brain of most cases of multiple sclerosis and may engage more than just B cells
Hassani, Asma; Corboy, John R.; Al-Salami, Suhail; Khan, Gulfaraz

Improvements in bladder, bowel and sexual outcomes following task-specific locomotor training in human spinal cord injury
Hubscher, Charles H.; Herrity, April N.; Williams, Carolyn S.; Montgomery, Lynnette R.; Willhite, Andrea M.

Long-term safety of rituximab induced peripheral B-cell depletion in autoimmune neurological diseases
Memon, Anza B.; Javed, Adil; Caon, Christina; Srivastawa, Shitiz; Bao, Fen

The nonlinear relationship between cerebrospinal fluid A beta(42) and tau in preclinical Alzheimer's disease
de Leon, Mony J.; Pirraglia, Elizabeth; Osorio, Ricardo S.; Glodzik, Lidia; Saint-Louis, Les

Population-based cohort study of the impacts of mild traumatic brain injury in adults four years post-injury
Theadom, Alice; Starkey, Nicola; Barker-Collo, Suzanne; Jones, Kelly; Ameratunga, Shanthi

Health outcomes and adherence to a healthy lifestyle after a multimodal intervention in people with multiple sclerosis: Three year follow-up
Marck, Claudia H.; De Livera, Alysha M.; Brown, Chelsea R.; Neate, Sandra L.; Taylor, Keryn L.

Evaluation of inner retinal layers as biomarkers in mild cognitive impairment to moderate Alzheimer's disease
Lad, Eleonora M.; Mukherjee, Dibyendu; Stinnett, Sandra S.; Cousins, Scott W.; Potter, Guy G.

Effects of physical exercise programs on cognitive function in Parkinson's disease patients: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials of the last 10 years
Da Silva, Franciele Cascaes; Iop, Rodrigo Da Rosa; de Oliveira, Laiana Candido; Boll, Alice Mathea; Souza de Alvarenga, Jose Gustavo

A scoping review of biopsychosocial risk factors and co-morbidities for common spinal disorders
Green, Bart N.; Johnson, Claire D.; Haldeman, Scott; Griffith, Erin; Clay, Michael B.





Coral physiology and microbiome dynamics under combined warming and ocean acidification
Grottoli, Andrea G.; Martins, Paula Dalcin; Wilkins, Michael J.; Johnston, Michael D.; Warner, Mark E.

Understanding the dynamics in distribution of invasive alien plant species under predicted climate change in Western Himalaya
Thapa, Sunil; Chitale, Vishwas; Rijal, Srijana Joshi; Bisht, Neha; Shrestha, Bharat Babu

Can species distribution models really predict the expansion of invasive species?
Barbet-Massin, Morgane; Rome, Quentin; Villemant, Claire; Courchamp, Franck

Projecting shifts in thermal habitat for 686 species on the North American continental shelf
Morley, James W.; Selden, Rebecca L.; Latour, Robert J.; Frolicher, Thomas L.; Seagraves, Richard J.

Modeling and mapping the current and future distribution of Pseudomonas syringae pv. actinidiae under climate change in China
Wang, Rulin; Li, Qing; He, Shisong; Liu, Yuan; Wang, Mingtian

Plant DNA metabarcoding of lake sediments: How does it represent the contemporary vegetation
Alsos, Inger Greve; Lammers, Youri; Yoccoz, Nigel Giles; Jorgensen, Tina; Sjogren, Per

Large-scale impacts of sea star wasting disease (SSWD) on intertidal sea stars and implications for recovery
Miner, C. Melissa; Burnaford, Jennifer L.; Ambrose, Richard F.; Antrim, Liam; Bohlmann, Heath

Coexistence of coyotes (Canis latrans) and red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) in an urban landscape
Mueller, Marcus A.; Drake, David; Allen, Maximilian L.

Diversity, distribution and conservation of the terrestrial reptiles of Oman (Sauropsida, Squamata)
Carranza, Salvador; Xipell, Meritxell; Tarroso, Pedro; Gardner, Andrew; Arnold, Edwin Nicholas

Impacts of rising sea temperature on krill increase risks for predators in the Scotia Sea
Klein, Emily S.; Hill, Simeon L.; Hinke, Jefferson T.; Phillips, Tony; Watters, George M.





Statistical and Machine Learning forecasting methods: Concerns and ways forward
Makridakis, Spyros; Spiliotis, Evangelos; Assimakopoulos, Vassilios

Exploring the link between environmental pollution and economic growth in EU-28 countries: Is there an environmental Kuznets curve?
Armeanu, Daniel; Vintila, Georgeta; Andrei, Jean Vasile; Gherghina, Stefan Cristian; Dragoi, Mihaela Cristina

Cryptocurrency price drivers: Wavelet coherence analysis revisited
Phillips, Ross C.; Gorse, Denise

Calibrating emergent phenomena in stock markets with agent based models
Fievet, Lucas; Sornette, Didier

Willingness to pay and moral stance: The case of farm animal welfare in Germany
Frey, Ulrich J.; Pirscher, Frauke

The role of global economic policy uncertainty in long-run volatilities and correlations of US industry-level stock returns and crude oil
Yu, Honghai; Fang, Libing; Sun, Boyang

Shock transmission in the International Food Trade Network
Distefano, Tiziano; Laio, Francesco; Ridolfi, Luca; Schiavo, Stefano

Nighttime lights as a proxy for human development at the local level
Bruederle, Anna; Hodler, Roland

Is intuition really cooperative? Improved tests support the social heuristics hypothesis
Isler, Ozan; Maule, John; Starmer, Chris

Factors affecting psychological well-being: Evidence from two nationally representative surveys
Oskrochi, G.; Bani-Mustafa, Ahmed; Oskrochi, Y.



Endocrinology & Metabolism


Risk factors for type 2 diabetes mellitus: An exposure-wide umbrella review of meta-analyses
Bellou, Vanesa; Belbasis, Lazaros; Tzoulaki, Ioanna; Evangelou, Evangelos

Obesity and abnormal glucose tolerance in offspring of diabetic mothers: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Kawasaki, Maki; Arata, Naoko; Miyazaki, Celine; Mori, Rintaro; Kikuchi, Toru

Heart rate variability in type 2 diabetes mellitus: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Benichou, Thomas; Pereira, Bruno; Mermillod, Martial; Tauveron, Igor; Pfabigan, Daniela

Influence of a diet enriched with virgin olive oil or butter on mouse gut microbiota and its correlation to physiological and biochemical parameters related to metabolic syndrome
Prieto, Isabel; Hidalgo, Marina; Belen Segarra, Ana; Maria Martinez-Rodriguez, Ana; Cobo, Antonio

Maternal high-fat diet associated with altered gene expression, DNA methylation, and obesity risk in mouse offspring
Keleher, Madeline Rose; Zaidi, Rabab; Shah, Shyam; Oakley, M. Elsa; Pavlatos, Cassondra

AZP-531, an unacylated ghrelin analog, improves food-related behavior in patients with Prader-Willi syndrome: A randomized placebo-controlled trial
Allas, Soraya; Caixas, Assumpta; Poitou, Christine; Coupaye, Muriel; Thuilleaux, Denise

Reduced mortality and subsequent fracture risk associated with oral bisphosphonate recommendation in a fracture liaison service setting: A prospective cohort study
van Geel, Tineke A. C. M.; Bliuc, Dana; Geusens, Piet P. M.; Center, Jacqueline R.; Dinant, Geert-Jan

Effects of metabolic syndrome on bone mineral density, histomorphometry and remodelling markers in male rats
Wong, Sok Kuan; Chin, Kok-Yong; Suhaimi, Farihah Hj; Ahmad, Fairus; Ima-Nirwana, Soelaiman

Metabolic syndrome prevalence and its risk factors among adults in China: A nationally representative cross-sectional study
Li, Yaru; Zhao, Liyun; Yu, Dongmei; Wang, Zhihong; Ding, Gangqiang

Low-carbohydrate diets for type 1 diabetes mellitus: A systematic review
Turton, Jessica L.; Raab, Ron; Rooney, Kieron B.



Environmental Sciences


Anthropogenic contamination of tap water, beer, and sea salt
Kosuth, Mary; Mason, Sherri A.; Wattenberg, Elizabeth V.

Taking the metabolic pulse of the world's coral reefs
Cyronak, Tyler; Andersson, Andreas J.; Langdon, Chris; Albright, Rebecca; Bates, Nicholas R.

Comparing the cost effectiveness of nature-based and coastal adaptation: A case study from the Gulf Coast of the United States
Reguero, Borja G.; Beck, Michael W.; Bresch, David N.; Calil, Juliano; Meliane, Imen

The BPA-substitute bisphenol S alters the transcription of genes related to endocrine, stress response and biotransformation pathways in the aquatic midge Chironomus riparius (Diptera, Chironomidae)
Herrero, Oscar; Aquilino, Monica; Sanchez-Arguello, Paloma; Planello, Rosario

Production of methane and ethylene from plastic in the environment
Royer, Sarah-Jeanne; Ferron, Sara; Wilson, Samuel T.; Karl, David M.

Impacts of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill evaluated using an end-to-end ecosystem model
Ainsworth, Cameron H.; Paris, Claire B.; Perlin, Natalie; Dornberger, Lindsey N.; Patterson, William F., III

Effects of microplastic exposure on the body condition and behaviour of planktivorous reef fish (Acanthochromis polyacanthus)
Critchell, Kay; Hoogenboom, Mia O.

Identification of long-term trends and seasonality in high-frequency water quality data from the Yangtze River basin, China
Duan, Weili; He, Bin; Chen, Yaning; Zou, Shan; Wang, YI

Macro and micro plastics sorb and desorb metals and act as a point source of trace metals to coastal ecosystems
Munier, B.; Bendell, L. I.

Lead content in wild game shot with lead or non-lead ammunition - Does "state of the art consumer health protection" require non-lead ammunition?
Gerofke, Antje; Ulbig, Ellen; Martin, Annett; Mueller-Graf, Christine; Selhorst, Thomas



Food Science & Technology


Inhibition of a-glucosidase, alpha-amylase, and aldose reductase by potato polyphenolic compounds
Kalita, Diganta; Holm, David G.; LaBarbera, Daniel V.; Petrash, J. Mark; Jayanty, Sastry S.

Exploration of avocado by-products as natural sources of bioactive compounds
Tremocoldi, Maria Augusta; Rosalen, Pedro Luiz; Franchin, Marcelo; Massarioli, Adna Prado; Denny, Carina

Antifungal activity, main active components and mechanism of Curcuma longa extract against Fusarium graminearum
Chen, Ciqiong; Long, Li; Zhang, Fusheng; Chen, Qin; Chen, Cheng

Probiotic characteristics and zearalenone-removal ability of a Bacillus licheniformis strain
Hsu, Tsui-Chun; Yi, Ping-Jung; Lee, Ting-Yu; Liu, Je-Ruei

Discrimination and prediction of the origin of Chinese and Korean soybeans using Fourier transform infrared spectrometry (FT-IR) with multivariate statistical analysis
Lee, Byeong-Ju; Zhou, Yaoyao; Lee, Jae Soung; Shine, Byeung Kon; Seo, Jeong-Ah

Chemical composition, in vitro antitumor and pro-oxidant activities of Glandora rosmarinifolia (Boraginaceae) essential oil
Poma, Paola; Labbozzetta, Manuela; Notarbartolo, Monica; Bruno, Maurizio; Maggio, Antonella

Tuna labels matter in Europe: Mislabelling rates in different tuna products
Sotelo, Carmen G.; Velasco, Amaya; Perez-Martin, Ricardo, I; Kappel, Kristina; Schroeder, Ute

Stability of lutein encapsulated whey protein nano-emulsion during storage
Zhao, Changhui; Shen, Xue; Guo, Mingruo

Purification and identification of two novel antioxidant peptides from perilla (Perilla frutescens L. Britton) seed protein hydrolysates
Yang, Juanjuan; Hu, Lei; Cai, Tiantian; Chen, Qiuluan; Ma, Qian

Anthocyanins from purple corn activate free fatty acid-receptor 1 and glucokinase enhancing in vitro insulin secretion and hepatic glucose uptake
Luna-Vital, Diego A.; de Mejia, Elvira Gonzalez



Gastroenterology & Hepatology


Liver transplantation for alcoholic hepatitis: A systematic review with meta-analysis
Marot, Astrid; Dubois, Margaux; Trepo, Eric; Moreno, Christophe; Deltenre, Pierre

Silymarin prevents acetaminophen-induced hepatotoxicity in mice
Papackova, Zuzana; Heczkova, Marie; Dankova, Helena; Sticova, Eva; Lodererova, Alena

Risk estimation model for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in the Japanese using multiple genetic markers
Kawaguchi, Takahisa; Shima, Toshihide; Mizuno, Masayuki; Mitsumoto, Yasuhide; Umemura, Atsushi

Does interferon-free direct-acting antiviral therapy for hepatitis C after curative treatment for hepatocellular carcinoma lead to unexpected recurrences of HCC? A multicenter study by the Japanese Red Cross Hospital Liver Study Group
Mashiba, Toshie; Joko, Kouji; Kurosaki, Masayuki; Ochi, Hironori; Osaki, Yukio

Changes in liver stiffness measurement using acoustic radiation force impulse elastography after antiviral therapy in patients with chronic hepatitis C
Chen, Sheng-Hung; Lai, Hsueh-Chou; Chiang, I-Ping; Su, Wen-Pang; Lin, Chia-Hsin

Increasing success and evolving barriers in the hepatitis C cascade of care during the direct acting antiviral era
Zuckerman, Autumn; Douglas, Andrew; Nwosu, Sam; Choi, Leena; Chastain, Cody

A low FODMAP diet is associated with changes in the microbiota and reduction in breath hydrogen but not colonic volume in healthy subjects
Sloan, Tim J.; Jalanka, Jonna; Major, Giles A. D.; Krishnasamy, Shanthi; Pritchard, Sue

Screening for nonalcoholic steatohepatitis by using cytokeratin 18 and transient elastography in HIV mono-infection
Benmassaoud, Amine; Ghali, Peter; Cox, Joseph; Wong, Philip; Szabo, Jason

Choosing an appropriate probiotic product for your patient: An evidence-based practical guide
Sniffen, Jason C.; McFarland, Lynne V.; Evans, Charlesnika T.; Goldstein, Ellie J. C.

Survival from alcoholic hepatitis has not improved over time
Hughes, Emily; Hopkins, Laurence J.; Parker, Richard



Genetics & Heredity


High throughput SNP discovery and genotyping in hexaploid wheat
Rimbert, Helene; Darrier, Benoit; Navarro, Julien; Kitt, Jonathan; Choulet, Frederic

Estimating genetic kin relationships in prehistoric populations
Kuhn, Jose Manuel Monroy; Jakobsson, Mattias; Gunther, Torsten

Extended diversity analysis of cultivated grapevine Vitis vinifera with 10K genome-wide SNPs
Laucou, Valerie; Launay, Amandine; Bacilieri, Roberto; Lacombe, Thierry; Adam-Blondon, Anne-Francoise

Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) genome and transcriptome
Christensen, Kris A.; Leong, Jong S.; Sakhrani, Dionne; Biagi, Carlo A.; Minkley, David R.

Signatures of positive selection in African Butana and Kenana dairy zebu cattle
Bahbahani, Hussain; Salim, Bashir; Almathen, Faisal; Al Enezi, Fahad; Mwacharo, Joram M.

Whole exome sequencing in neurogenetic odysseys: An effective, cost- and time-saving diagnostic approach
Cordoba, Marta; Alejandro Rodriguez-Quiroga, Sergio; Analia Vega, Patricia; Salinas, Valeria; Perez-Maturo, Josefina

Analyses of genome wide association data, cytokines, and gene expression in African-Americans with benign ethnic neutropenia
Charles, Bashira A.; Hsieh, Matthew M.; Adeyemo, Adebowale A.; Shriner, Daniel; Ramos, Edward

A cre-inducible DUX4 transgenic mouse model for investigating facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy
Jones, Takako; Jones, Peter L.

The Arctic charr (Salvelinus alpinus) genome and transcriptome assembly
Christensen, Kris A.; Rondeau, Eric B.; Minkley, David R.; Leong, Jong S.; Nugent, Cameron M.

Population genomics of Fusarium graminearum reveals signatures of divergent evolution within a major cereal pathogen
Kelly, Amy C.; Ward, Todd J.



Geosciences, Multidisciplinary


Direct archaeological evidence for Southwestern Amazonia as an early plant domestication and food production centre
Watling, Jennifer; Shock, Myrtle P.; Mongelo, Guilherme Z.; Almeida, Fernando O.; Kater, Thiago

pyBadlands: A framework to simulate sediment transport, landscape dynamics and basin stratigraphic evolution through space and time
Salles, Tristan; Ding, Xuesong; Brocard, Gilles

Nitrogen isotopes suggest a change in nitrogen dynamics between the Late Pleistocene and modern time in Yukon, Canada
Tahmasebi, Farnoush; Longstaffe, Fred J.; Zazula, Grant

Exceptional discovery of a shallow-water hydrothermal site in the SW area of Basiluzzo islet (Aeolian archipelago, South Tyrrhenian Sea): An environment to preserve
Esposito, Valentina; Andaloro, Franco; Canese, Simonepietro; Bortoluzzi, Giovanni; Bo, Marzia

Additional statistical and graphical methods for analyzing site formation processes using artifact orientations
McPherron, Shannon P.

What's in a name? A naming convention for geomorphic river types using the River Styles Framework
Fryirs, Kirstie A.; Brierley, Gary J.

Visualized analysis of developing trends and hot topics in natural disaster research
Shen, Shi; Cheng, Changxiu; Yang, Jing; Yang, Shanli

Shale gas reservoir characterization: A typical case in the Southeast Chongqing of Sichuan Basin, China
Chen, Fangwen; Lu, Shuangfang; Ding, Xue; He, Xipeng

Rome in its setting. Post-glacial aggradation history of the Tiber River alluvial deposits and tectonic origin of the Tiber Island
Marra, Fabrizio; Motta, Laura; Brock, Andrea L.; Macri, Patrizia; Florindo, Fabio

Physical simulation and theoretical evolution for ground fissures triggered by underground coal mining
Yang, Jing-Hu; Yu, Xiang; Yang, YI; Yang, Zeng-qiang





Projected future impact of HPV vaccination and primary HPV screening on cervical cancer rates from 2017-2035: Example from Australia
Hall, Michaela T.; Simms, Kate T.; Lew, Jie-Bin; Smith, Megan A.; Saville, Marion

Immune checkpoint inhibitor PD-1 pathway is down-regulated in synovium at various stages of rheumatoid arthritis disease progression
Guo, Yanxia; Walsh, Alice M.; Canavan, Mary; Wechalekar, Mihir D.; Cole, Suzanne

Inhibiting TGF-beta signaling preserves the function of highly activated, in vitro expanded natural killer cells in AML and colon cancer models
Otegbeye, Folashade; Ojo, Evelyn; Moreton, Stephen; Mackowski, Nathan; Lee, Dean A.

Design and preclinical characterization of ALXN1210: A novel anti-C5 antibody with extended duration of action
Sheridan, Douglas; Yu, Zhao-Xue; Zhang, Yuchun; Patel, Rekha; Sun, Fang

Evaluation of phenotypic and functional stability of RAW 264.7 cell line through serial passages
Taciak, Bartlomiej; Bialasek, Maciej; Braniewska, Agata; Sas, Zuzanna; Sawicka, Paulina

VEGF may contribute to macrophage recruitment and M2 polarization in the decidua
Wheeler, Karen C.; Jena, Manoj K.; Pradhan, Bhola S.; Nayak, Neha; Das, Subhendu

MASP-1 of the complement system enhances clot formation in a microvascular whole blood flow model
Jenny, Lorenz; Dobo, Jozsef; Gal, Peter; Pal, Gabor; Lam, Wilbur A.

Lactobacillus plantarum lipoteichoic acid inhibits biofilm formation of Streptococcus mutans
Ahn, Ki Bum; Baik, Jung Eun; Park, Ok-Jin; Yun, Cheol-Heui; Han, Seung Hyun

HIV replication is associated to inflammasomes activation, IL-1 beta, IL-18 and caspase-1 expression in GALT and peripheral blood
Geronimo Feria, Manuel; Andrea Taborda, Natalia; Hernandez, Juan C.; Teresa Rugeles, Maria

Characterization of the naive murine antibody repertoire using unamplified high-throughput sequencing
Rettig, Trisha A.; Ward, Claire; Bye, Bailey A.; Pecaut, Michael J.; Chapes, Stephen K.



Infectious Diseases


Ocular and uteroplacental pathology in a macaque pregnancy with congenital Zika virus infection
Mohr, Emma L.; Block, Lindsey N.; Newman, Christina M.; Stewart, Laurel M.; Koenig, Michelle

Hepatitis C virus spread from HIV-positive to HIV-negative men who have sex with men
Charre, Caroline; Cotte, Laurent; Kramer, Rolf; Miailhes, Patrick; Godinot, Matthieu

Molecular characterization of Treponema pallidum subsp pallidum in Switzerland and France with a new multilocus sequence typing scheme
Grillova, Linda; Bawa, Tanika; Mikalova, Lenka; Gayet-Ageron, Angele; Nieselt, Kay

Co-circulation of all the four dengue virus serotypes and detection of a novel clade of DENV-4 (genotype I) virus in Pune, India during 2016 season
Shrivastava, Shubham; Tiraki, Divya; Diwan, Arundhati; Lalwani, Sanjay K.; Modak, Meera

Multidisease testing for HIV and TB using the GeneXpert platform: A feasibility study in rural Zimbabwe
Ndlovu, Zibusiso; Fajardo, Emmanuel; Mbofana, Elton; Maparo, Tatenda; Garone, Daniela

Implementation of global antimicrobial resistance surveillance system (GLASS) in patients with bacteremia
Sirijatuphat, Rujipas; Sripanidkulchai, Kantarida; Boonyasiri, Adhiratha; Rattanaumpawan, Pinyo; Supapueng, Orawan

Epidemiology and risk factors of extensively drug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections
Palavutitotai, Nattawan; Jitmuang, Anupop; Tongsai, Sasima; Kiratisin, Pattarachai; Angkasekwinai, Nasikarn

Detection of Zika virus using reverse-transcription LAMP coupled with reverse dot blot analysis in saliva
Sabalza, Maite; Yasmin, Rubina; Barber, Cheryl A.; Castro, Talita; Malamud, Daniel

Carbapenem-resistant Gram-negative pathogens in a German university medical center: Prevalence, clinical implications and the role of novel beta-lactam/beta-lactamase inhibitor combinations
Katchanov, Juri; Asar, Lucia; Klupp, Eva-Maria; Both, Anna; Rothe, Camilla

Antimicrobial susceptibility of gram-negative bacilli isolated from intra-abdominal and urinary-tract infections in Mexico from 2009 to 2015: Results from the Study for Monitoring Antimicrobial Resistance Trends (SMART)
Ponce-de-Leon, Alfredo; Rodriguez-Noriega, Eduardo; Morfin-Otero, Rayo; Cornejo-Juarez, Dora P.; Tinoco, Juan C.



Marine & Freshwater Biology


In situ observations of coral bleaching in the central Saudi Arabian Red Sea during the 2015/2016 global coral bleaching event
Monroe, Alison A.; Ziegler, Maren; Roik, Anna; Rothig, Till; Hardenstine, Royale S.

The proteomic response of the reef coral Pocillopora acuta to experimentally elevated temperatures
Mayfield, Anderson B.; Chen, Yi-Jyun; Lu, Chi-Yu; Chen, Chii-Shiarng

Nitrogen limitation, toxin synthesis potential, and toxicity of cyanobacterial populations in Lake Okeechobee and the St. Lucie River Estuary, Florida, during the 2016 state of emergency event
Kramer, Benjamin J.; Davis, Timothy W.; Meyer, Kevin A.; Rosen, Barry H.; Goleski, Jennifer A.

Global patterns and impacts of El Nino events on coral reefs: A meta-analysis
Claar, Danielle C.; Szostek, Lisa; McDevitt-Irwin, Jamie M.; Schanze, Julian J.; Baum, Julia K.

Anthropogenic marine litter composition in coastal areas may be a predictor of potentially invasive rafting fauna
Rech, Sabine; Borrell Pichs, Yaisel J.; Garcia-Vazquez, Eva

Growth performance and survival of larval Atlantic herring, under the combined effects of elevated temperatures and CO2
Sswat, Michael; Stiasny, Martina H.; Jutfelt, Fredrik; Riebesell, Ulf; Clemmesen, Catriona

Ex situ cultivation protocol for Cystoseira amentacea var. stricta (Fucales, Phaeophyceae) from a restoration perspective
Falace, Annalisa; Kaleb, Sara; de la Fuente, Gina; Asnaghi, Valentina; Chiantore, Mariachiara

Estimating nearshore coral reef-associated fisheries production from the main Hawaiian Islands
McCoy, Kaylyn S.; Williams, Ivor D.; Friedlander, Alan M.; Ma, Hongguang; Teneva, Lida

Widespread anatoxin-a detection in benthic cyanobacterial mats throughout a river network
Bouma-Gregson, Keith; Kudela, Raphael M.; Power, Mary E.

Molecular adaptations to phosphorus deprivation and comparison with nitrogen deprivation responses in the diatom Phaeodactylum tricornutum
Alipanah, Leila; Winge, Per; Rohloff, Jens; Najafi, Javad; Brembu, Tore





Increasing prevalence, molecular characterization and antifungal drug susceptibility of serial Candida auris isolates in Kuwait
Khan, Ziauddin; Ahmad, Suhail; Al-Sweih, Noura; Joseph, Leena; AlFouzan, Wadha

In vitro characterization of PlyE146, a novel phage lysin that targets Gram-negative bacteria
Larpin, Yu; Oechslin, Frank; Moreillon, Philippe; Resch, Gregory; Entenza, Jose Manuel

Probiotic and anti-inflammatory potential of Lactobacillus rhamnosus 4B15 and Lactobacillus gasseri 4M13 isolated from infant feces
Oh, Nam Su; Joung, Jae Yeon; Lee, Ji Young; Kim, Younghoon

Fluctuations in airway bacterial communities associated with clinical states and disease stages in cystic fibrosis
Carmody, Lisa A.; Caverly, Lindsay J.; Foster, Bridget K.; Rogers, Mary A. M.; Kalikin, Linda M.

Extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-producing Escherichia coliand Acinetobacter baumannii among horses entering a veterinary teaching hospital: The contemporary "Trojan Horse"
Walther, Birgit; Klein, Katja-Sophia; Barton, Ann-Kristin; Semmler, Torsten; Huber, Charlotte

Epidemiological links between tuberculosis cases identified twice as efficiently by whole genome sequencing than conventional molecular typing: A population-based study
Jajou, Rana; de Neeling, Albert; van Hunen, Rianne; de Vries, Gerard; Schimmel, Henrieke

Changes in rhizosphere microbial communities in potted cucumber seedlings treated with syringic acid
Wang, Zhilin; Zhang, Jianhui; Wu, Fengzhi; Zhou, Xingang

A natural human monoclonal antibody targeting Staphylococcus Protein A protects against Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia
Varshney, Avanish K.; Kuzmicheva, Galina A.; Lin, Jian; Sunley, Kevin M.; Bowling, Rodney A., Jr.

Vertically distinct microbial communities in the Mariana and Kermadec trenches
Peoples, Logan M.; Donaldson, Sierra; Osuntokun, Oladayo; Xia, Qing; Nelson, Alex

Isolation and characterization of an ammonium-oxidizing iron reducer: Acidimicrobiaceae sp A6
Huang, Shan; Jaffe, Peter R.





Intravenously delivered mesenchymal stem cell-derived exosomes target M2-type macrophages in the injured spinal cord
Lankford, Karen L.; Arroyo, Edgardo J.; Nazimek, Katarzyna; Bryniarski, Krzysztof; Askenase, Philip W.

Common neural structures activated by epidural and transcutaneous lumbar spinal cord stimulation: Elicitation of posterior root-muscle reflexes
Hofstoetter, Ursula S.; Freundl, Brigitta; Binder, Heinrich; Minassian, Karen

Pharmacological characterization of potent and selective Na(v)1.7 inhibitors engineered from Chilobrachys jingzhao tarantula venom peptide JzTx-V
Moyer, Bryan D.; Murray, Justin K.; Ligutti, Joseph; Andrews, Kristin; Favreau, Philippe

Long-term ethanol exposure: Temporal pattern of microRNA expression and associated mRNA gene networks in mouse brain
Osterndorff-Kahanek, Elizabeth A.; Tiwari, Gayatri R.; Lopez, Marcelo F.; Becker, Howard C.; Harris, R. Adron

Early changes in transient adenosine during cerebral ischemia and reperfusion injury
Ganesana, Mallikarjunarao; Venton, B. Jill

Why do open-label placebos work? A randomized controlled trial of an open-label placebo induction with and without extended information about the placebo effect in allergic rhinitis
Schaefer, Michael; Sahin, Tamay; Berstecher, Benjamin

The cannabinoid-1 receptor is abundantly expressed in striatal striosomes and striosome-dendron bouquets of the substantia nigra
Davis, Margaret I.; Crittenden, Jill R.; Feng, Austin Y.; Kupferschmidt, David A.; Naydenov, Alipi

Repeated mild traumatic brain injury can cause acute neurologic impairment without overt structural damage in juvenile rats
Meconi, Alicia; Wortman, Ryan C.; Wright, David K.; Neale, Katie J.; Clarkson, Melissa

Human visual exploration reduces uncertainty about the sensed world
Mirza, M. Berk; Adams, Rick A.; Mathys, Christoph; Friston, Karl J.

From early stress to 12-month development in very preterm infants: Preliminary findings on epigenetic mechanisms and brain growth
Fumagalli, Monica; Provenzi, Livio; De Carli, Pietro; Dessimone, Francesca; Sirgiovanni, Ida





Citrullinated histone H3 as a novel prognostic blood marker in patients with advanced cancer
Thalin, Charlotte; Lundstrom, Staffan; Seignez, Cedric; Daleskog, Maud; Lundstrom, Annika

Classification for long-term survival in oligometastatic patients treated with ablative radiotherapy: A multi-institutional pooled analysis
Hong, Julian C.; Ayala-Peacock, Diandra N.; Lee, Jason; Blackstock, A. William; Okunieff, Paul

Breast cancer risk markedly lower with serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations >= 60 vs < 20 ng/ml (150 vs 50 nmol/L): Pooled analysis of two randomized trials and a prospective cohort
McDonnell, Sharon L.; Baggerly, Carole A.; French, Christine B.; Baggerly, Leo L.; Garland, Cedric F.

Development of a highly sensitive liquid biopsy platform to detect clinically-relevant cancer mutations at low allele fractions in cell-free DNA
Gale, Davina; Lawson, Andrew R. J.; Howarth, Karen; Madi, Mikidache; Durham, Bradley

Patient navigators for people with chronic disease: A systematic review
McBrien, Kerry A.; Ivers, Noah; Barnieh, Lianne; Bailey, Jacob J.; Lorenzetti, Diane L.

Organoids with cancer stem cell-like properties secrete exosomes and HSP90 in a 3D nanoenvironment
Eguchi, Takanori; Sogawa, Chiharu; Okusha, Yuka; Uchibe, Kenta; Linuma, Ryosuke

A phase I study of niclosamide in combination with enzalutamide in men with castration-resistant prostate cancer
Schweizer, Michael T.; Haugk, Kathleen; McKiernan, Jozefa S.; Gulati, Roman; Cheng, Heather H.

Tumor budding is an independent prognostic marker in early stage oral squamous cell carcinoma: With special reference to the mode of invasion and worst pattern of invasion
Shimizu, Shota; Miyazaki, Akihiro; Sonoda, Tomoko; Koike, Kazushige; Ogi, Kazuhiro

The time-series behavior of neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio is useful as a predictive marker in non-small cell lung cancer
Kiriu, Tatsunori; Yamamoto, Masatsugu; Nagano, Tatsuya; Hazama, Daisuke; Sekiya, Reina

Construction and analysis for differentially expressed long non-coding RNAs and MicroRNAs mediated competing endogenous RNA network in colon cancer
Li, Fengxi; Li, Qian; Wu, Xianghua





Anti-inflammatory cytokine and angiogenic factors levels in vitreous samples of diabetic retinopathy patients
Tsai, Teresa; Kuehn, Sandra; Tsiampalis, Nikolaos; Minh-Khoa Vu; Kakkassery, Vinodh

Proteomic analysis of the human retina reveals region-specific susceptibilities to metabolic-and oxidative stress-related diseases
Velez, Gabriel; Machlab, Daniel A.; Tang, Peter H.; Sun, Yang; Tsang, Stephen H.

Feasibility of cell-based therapy combined with descemetorhexis for treating Fuchs endothelial corneal dystrophy in rabbit model
Okumura, Naoki; Matsumoto, Daiki; Fukui, Yuya; Teramoto, Masataka; Imai, Hirofumi

Pattern of peripapillary capillary density loss in ischemic optic neuropathy compared to that in primary open-angle glaucoma
Fard, Masoud Aghsaei; Suwan, Yanin; Moghimi, Sasan; Geyman, Lawrence S.; Chui, Toco Y.

Metformin suppresses retinal angiogenesis and inflammation in vitro and in vivo
Han, Jing; Li, Yue; Liu, Xiuli; Zhou, Tongrong; Sun, Haijing

Ten-year experience with ophthalmic artery chemosurgery: Ocular and recurrence-free survival
Francis, Jasmine H.; Levin, Ariana M.; Zabor, Emily C.; Gobin, Y. Pierre; Abramson, David H.

KCa3.1 ion channel: A novel therapeutic target for corneal fibrosis
Anumanthan, Govindaraj; Gupta, Suneel; Fink, Michael K.; Hesemann, Nathan P.; Bowles, Douglas K.

Semaphorin3A induces nerve regeneration in the adult cornea-a switch from its repulsive role in development
Zhang, MIN; Zhou, Qiang; Luo, Yuncin; Nguyen, Tara; Rosenblatt, Mark I.

Distribution of cone density, spacing and arrangement in adult healthy retinas with adaptive optics flood illumination
Legras, Richard; Gaudric, Alain; Woog, Kelly

Cadherins in the retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) revisited: P-cadherin is the highly dominant cadherin expressed in human and mouse RPE in vivo
Yang, Xue; Chung, Jin-Yong; Rai, Usha; Esumi, Noriko





Intestinal parasite infections in a rural community of Rio de Janeiro (Brazil): Prevalence and genetic diversity of Blastocystis subtypes
Barbosa, Carolina Valenca; Barreto, Magali Muniz; Andrade, Rosemary de Jesus; Sodre, Fernando; d'Avila-Levy, Claudia Masini

Seasonal variations in Plasmodium falciparum parasite prevalence assessed by varying diagnostic tests in asymptomatic children in southern Ghana
Ayanful-Torgby, Ruth; Quashie, Neils B.; Boampong, Johnson N.; Williamson, Kim C.; Amoah, Linda E.

Ancient DNA from latrines in Northern Europe and the Middle East (500 BC-1700 AD) reveals past parasites and diet
Soe, Martin Jensen; Nejsum, Peter; Seersholm, Frederik Valeur; Fredensborg, Brian Lund; Habraken, Ruben

Trypanosomatid parasites in Austrian mosquitoes
Schoener, Ellen; Uebleis, Sarah Susanne; Cuk, Claudia; Nawratil, Michaels; Obwaller, Adelheid G.

The secreted Theileria annulata Ta9 protein contributes to activation of the AP-1 transcription factor
Unlu, Ahmet Hakan; Tajeri, Shahin; Bilgic, Huseyin Bilgin; Eren, Hasan; Karagenc, Tulin

Prevalence of toxoplasmosis and genetic characterization of Toxoplasma gondii strains isolated in wild birds of prey and their relation with previously isolated strains from Turkey
Karakavuk, Muhammet; Aldemir, Duygu; Mercier, Aurelien; Sahar, Esra Atalay; Can, Huseyin

Occurrence and genetic characterization of Giardia duodenalis and Cryptosporidium spp. from adult goats in Sichuan Province, China
Zhong, Zhijun; Tu, Rui; Ou, Hongping; Yan, Guangwen; Dan, Jiaming

First description of Echinococcus ortleppi and cystic echinococcosis infection status in Chile
Correa, Felipe; Stoore, Caroll; Horlacher, Pamina; Jimenez, Mauricio; Hidalgo, Christian

Toxoplasma gondii infection in wild mustelids and cats across an urban-rural gradient
Barros, Macarena; Cabezon, Oscar; Dubey, Jitender P.; Almeria, Sonia; Ribas, Maria P.

Topological congruence between phylogenies of Anacanthorus spp. (Monogenea: Dactylogyridae) and their Characiformes (Actinopterygii) hosts: A case of host-parasite cospeciation
da Graca, Rodrigo J.; Fabrin, Thomaz M. C.; Gasques, Luciano S.; Prioli, Sonia M. A. P.; Balbuena, Juan A.



Pharmacology & Pharmacy


Antibacterial activity of antipsychotic agents, their association with lipid nanocapsules and its impact on the properties of the nanocarriers and on antibacterial activity
Nehme, Hassan; Saulnier, Patrick; Ramadan, Alyaa A.; Cassisa, Viviane; Guillet, Catherine

Berberrubine attenuates mucosal lesions and inflammation in dextran sodium sulfate-induced colitis in mice
Yu, Xiu-Ting; Xu, Yi-fei; Huang, Yan-Feng; Qu, Chang; Xu, Lie-Qiang

Pattern of medication selling and self medication practices: A study from Punjab, Pakistan
Aziz, Muhammad Majid; Masood, Imran; Yousaf, Mahreen; Saleem, Hammad; Ye, Dan

Development and evaluation of Chitosan nanoparticles based dry powder inhalation formulations of Prothionamide
Debnath, Sujit Kumar; Saisivam, Srinivasan; Debanth, Monalisha; Omri, Abdelwahab

Cardioprotection of tilianin ameliorates myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury: Role of the apoptotic signaling pathway
Zeng, Cheng; Jiang, Wen; Zheng, Ruifang; He, Chenghui; Li, Jianguang

Predicting opioid receptor binding affinity of pharmacologically unclassified designer substances using molecular docking
Ellis, Christopher R.; Kruhlak, Naomi L.; Kim, Marlene T.; Hawkins, Edward G.; Stavitskaya, Lidiya

Population nutrikinetics of green tea extract
Scholl, Catharina; Lepper, Anna; Lehr, Thorsten; Hanke, Nina; Schneider, Katharina Luise

Biophysical validation of serotonin 5-HT2A and 5-HT2C receptor interaction
Felsing, Daniel E.; Anastasio, Noelle C.; Miszkiel, Joanna M.; Gilbertson, Scott R.; Allen, John A.

Prescribing patterns and associated factors of antibiotic prescription in primary health care facilities of Kumbo East and Kumbo West Health Districts, North West Cameroon
Chem, Elvis Dzelamonyuy; Anong, Damian Nota; Akoachere, Jane-Francis K. T.

Drug loss while crushing tablets: Comparison of 24 tablet crushing devices
Thong, Min Yew; Manrique, Yady J.; Steadman, Kathryn J.



Physics, Multidisciplinary


Studying the dynamics of interbeat interval time series of healthy and congestive heart failure subjects using scale based symbolic entropy analysis
Awan, Imtiaz; Aziz, Wajid; Shah, Imran Hussain; Habib, Nazneen; Alowibdi, Jalal S.

Identifying influential nodes based on network representation learning in complex networks
Wei, Hao; Pan, Zhisong; Hu, Guyu; Zhang, Liangliang; Yang, Haimin

Finding overlapping communities in multilayer networks
Liu, Weiyi; Suzumura, Toyotaro; Ji, Hongyu; Hu, Guangmin

Analysis of global stock index data during crisis period via complex network approach
Li, Bentian; Pi, Dechang

The structural balance analysis of complex dynamical networks based on nodes' dynamical couplings
Gao, Zilin; Wang, Yinhe

The price of a vote: Diseconomy in proportional elections
Melo, Hygor Piaget M.; Reis, Saulo D. S.; Moreira, Andre A.; Makse, Hernan A.; Andrade, Jose S., Jr.

QFlow lite dataset: A machine-learning approach to the charge states in quantum dot experiments
Zwolak, Justyna P.; Kalantre, Sandesh S.; Wu, Xingyao; Ragole, Stephen; Taylor, Jacob M.

Emergence of opinion leaders in reference networks
Ito, Mariko I.; Ohtsuki, Hisashi; Sasaki, Akira

Assessing sustainability in North America's ecosystems using criticality and information theory
Ramirez-Carrillo, Elvia; Lopez-Corona, Oliver; Toledo-Roy, Juan C.; Lovett, Jon C.; De Leon-Gonzalez, Fernando

Analysis of ferrite nanoparticles in the flow of ferromagnetic nanofluid
Muhammad, Noor; Nadeem, Sohail; Mustafa, M. T.



Plant Sciences


Genetic dissection of the relationships between grain yield components by genome-wide association mapping in a collection of tetraploid wheats
Mangini, Giacomo; Gadaleta, Agata; Colasuonno, Pasqualina; Marcotuli, Ilaria; Signorile, Antonio M.

Fungal community profiles in agricultural soils of a long-term field trial under different tillage, fertilization and crop rotation conditions analyzed by high-throughput ITS-amplicon sequencing
Sommermann, Loreen; Geistlinger, Joerg; Wibberg, Daniel; Deubel, Annette; Zwanzig, Jessica

Identification of the group IIa WRKY subfamily and the functional analysis of GhWRKY17 in upland cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.)
Gu, Lijiao; Li, Libei; Wei, Hengling; Wang, Hantao; Su, Junji

Global trends of local ecological knowledge and future implications
Aswani, Shankar; Lemahieu, Anne; Sauer, Warwick H. H.

Omega-3 fatty acid desaturase gene family from two omega-3 sources, Salvia hispanica and Perilla frutescens: Cloning, characterization and expression
Xue, Yufei; Chen, Baojun; Win, Aung Naing; Fu, Chun; Lian, Jianping

Susceptibility and tolerance of rice crop to salt threat: Physiological and metabolic inspections
Ma, Nyuk Ling; Lah, Wan Afifudeen Che; Kadir, Nisrin Abd; Mustaqim, Mohamad; Rahmat, Zaidah

Integrated analysis of transcriptome and proteome changes related to the Ogura cytoplasmic male sterility in cabbage
Xing, MiaoMiao; Sun, Chao; Li, Hailong; Hu, Shilin; Lei, Lei

Identification and expression analyses of WRKY genes reveal their involvement in growth and abiotic stress response in watermelon (Citrullus lanatus)
Yang, Xiaozhen; Li, Hao; Yang, Yongchao; Wang, Yongqi; Mo, Yanling

Genome-wide identification and characterization of mRNAs and lncRNAs involved in cold stress in the wild banana (Musa itinerans)
Liu, Weihua; Cheng, ChunZhen; Lin, Yuling; Xu XuHan; Lai, Zhongxiong

Effects of lead stress on the growth, physiology, and cellular structure of privet seedlings
Zhou, Jian; Zhang, Zhaopei; Zhang, Yichuan; Wei, Yuan; Jiang, Zeping





Changes in the serum levels of inflammatory cytokines in antidepressant drug-naive patients with major depression
Zou, Wei; Feng, Renjie; Yang, Yuan

Inflammatory markers in postoperative delirium (POD) and cognitive dysfunction (POCD): A meta-analysis of observational studies
Liu, Xuling; Yu, Yang; Zhu, Shengmei

Prevalence of psychotic disorders and its association with methodological issues. A systematic review and meta-analyses
Moreno-Kustner, Berta; Martin, Carlos; Pastor, Loly

Nabiximols combined with motivational enhancement/cognitive behavioral therapy for the treatment of cannabis dependence: A pilot randomized clinical trial
Trigo, Jose M.; Soliman, Alexandra; Quilty, Lena C.; Fischer, Benedikt; Rehm, Juergen

Increase in suicides the months after the death of Robin Williams in the US
Fink, David S.; Santaella-Tenorio, Julian; Keyes, Katherine M.

Adaptation and validation of the Spanish version of the ORTO-15 questionnaire for the diagnosis of orthorexia nervosa
Laura Parra-Fernandez, Maria; Rodriguez-Cano, Teresa; Dolores Onieva-Zafra, Maria; Jose Perez-Haro, Maria; Casero-Alonso, Victor

What does the general public understand about prevention and treatment of dementia? A systematic review of population-based surveys
Cations, Monica; Radisic, Gorjana; Crotty, Maria; Laver, Kate E.

Trajectories of maternal depressive symptoms during pregnancy and the first 12 months postpartum and child externalizing and internalizing behavior at three years
Kingston, Dawn; Kehler, Heather; Austin, Marie-Paule; Mughal, Muhammad Kashif; Wajid, Abdul

Relationship among family environment, self-control, friendship quality, and adolescents' smartphone addiction in South Korea: Findings from nationwide data
Kim, Hye-Jin; Min, Jin-Young; Min, Kyoung-Bok; Lee, Tae-Jin; Yoo, Seunghyun

Rapid-onset gender dysphoria in adolescents and young adults: A study of parental reports
Littman, Lisa



Public, Environmental & Occupational Health


Quantifying population-level health benefits and harms of e-cigarette use in the United States
Soneji, Samir S.; Sung, Hai-Yen; Primack, Brian A.; Pierce, John P.; Sargent, James D.

Preferring more e-cigarette flavors is associated with e-cigarette use frequency among adolescents but not adults
Morean, Meghan E.; Butler, Ellyn R.; Bold, Krysten W.; Kong, Grace; Camenga, Deepa R.

The prevalence and trends of waterpipe tobacco smoking: A systematic review
Jawad, Mohammed; Charide, Rana; Waziry, Reem; Darzi, Andrea; Ballout, Rami A.

Involving men to improve maternal and newborn health: A systematic review of the effectiveness of interventions
Tokhi, Mariam; Comrie-Thomson, Liz; Davis, Jessica; Portela, Anayda; Chersich, Matthew

Discerning suicide in drug intoxication deaths: Paucity and primacy of suicide notes and psychiatric history
Rockett, Ian R. H.; Caine, Eric D.; Connery, Hilary S.; D'Onofrio, Gail; Gunnell, David J.

The quality of instruments to assess the process of shared decision making: A systematic review
Gartner, Fania R.; Bomhof-Roordink, Hanna; Smith, Ian P.; Scholl, Isabelle; Stiggelbout, Anne M.

Facilitating healthcare decisions by assessing the certainty in the evidence from preclinical animal studies
Hooijmans, Carlijn R.; de Vries, Rob B. M.; Ritskes-Hoitinga, Merel; Rovers, Maroeska M.; Leeflang, Mariska M.

Are electronic nicotine delivery systems helping cigarette smokers quit? Evidence from a prospective cohort study of US adult smokers, 2015-2016
Weaver, Scott R.; Huang, Jidong; Pechacek, Terry F.; Heath, John Wesley; Ashley, David L.

The effectiveness of smoking cessation, physical activity/diet and alcohol reduction interventions delivered by mobile phones for the prevention of non-communicable diseases: A systematic review of randomised controlled trials
Palmer, Melissa; Sutherland, Jennifer; Barnard, Sharmani; Wynne, Aileen; Rezel, Emma

Socio-economic determinants of physical activity across the life course: A "DEterminants of DIet and Physical ACtivity" (DEDIPAC) umbrella literature review
O'Donoghue, Grainne; Kennedy, Aileen; Puggina, Anna; Aleksovska, Katina; Buck, Christoph



Radiology, Nuclear Medicine & Medical Imaging


Test-retest reliability of myelin imaging in the human spinal cord: Measurement errors versus region- and aging-induced variations
Levy, Simon; Guertin, Marie-Claude; Khatibi, Ali; Mezer, Aviv; Martinu, Kristina

Spatio-spectral classification of hyperspectral images for brain cancer detection during surgical operations
Fabelo, Himar; Ortega, Samuel; Ravi, Daniele; Kiran, B. Ravi; Sosa, Coralia

Effects of blood glucose level on 18F-FDG uptake for PET/CT in normal organs: A systematic review
Sprinz, Clarice; Altmayer, Stephan; Zanon, Matheus; Watte, Guilherme; Irion, Klaus

Computer-aided diagnosis of lung nodule classification between benign nodule, primary lung cancer, and metastatic lung cancer at different image size using deep convolutional neural network with transfer learning
Nishio, Mizuho; Sugiyama, Osamu; Yakami, Masahiro; Ueno, Syoko; Kubo, Takeshi

Repeatability of shear wave elastography in liver fibrosis phantoms-Evaluation of five different systems
Mulabecirovic, Anesa; Mjelle, Anders Batman; Gilja, Odd Helge; Vesterhus, Mette; Havre, Roald Flesland

Differentiation of glioblastoma multiforme, metastases and primary central nervous system lymphomas using multiparametric perfusion and diffusion MR imaging of a tumor core and a peritumoral zone-Searching for a practical approach
Neska-Matuszewska, Malgorzata; Bladowska, Joanna; Sasiadek, Marek; Zimny, Anna

Comparison of six fit algorithms for the intravoxel incoherent motion model of diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging data of pancreatic cancer patients
Gurney-Champion, Oliver J.; Klaassen, Remy; Froeling, Martijn; Barbieri, Sebastiano; Stoker, Jaap

Automatic lesion detection and segmentation of F-18-FET PET in gliomas: A full 3D U-Net convolutional neural network study
Blanc-Durand, Paul; Van Der Gucht, Axel; Schaefer, Niklaus; Itti, Emmanuel; Prior, John O.

Whole thorax irradiation of non-human primates induces persistent nuclear damage and gene expression changes in peripheral blood cells
Ghandhi, Shanaz A.; Turner, Helen C.; Shuryak, Igor; Dugan, Gregory O.; Bourland, J. Daniel

Influence of tissue conductivity on foetal exposure to extremely low frequency magnetic fields at 50 Hz using stochastic dosimetry
Fiocchi, Serena; Chiaramello, Emma; Parazzini, Marta; Ravazzani, Paolo



Respiratory System


Severe community-acquired pneumonia: Characteristics and prognostic factors in ventilated and non-ventilated patients
Ferrer, Miquel; Travierso, Chiara; Cilloniz, Catia; Gabarrus, Albert; Ranzani, Otavio T.

Diagnosis of small pulmonary lesions by transbronchial lung biopsy with radial endobronchial ultrasound and virtual bronchoscopic navigation versus CT-guided transthoracic needle biopsy: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Han, Yeji; Kim, Hyun Jung; Kong, Kyoung Ae; Kim, Soo Jung; Lee, Su Hwan

Novel high-resolution computed tomography-based radiomic classifier for screen-identified pulmonary nodules in the National Lung Screening Trial
Peikert, Tobias; Duan, Fenghai; Rajagopalan, Srinivasan; Karwoski, Ronald A.; Clay, Ryan

Mobile direct observation of therapy (MDOT) - A rapid systematic review and pilot study in children with asthma
Shields, Michael D.; Alqahtani, Fahad; Rivey, Michael P.; McElnay, James C.

Validation of the portable Air-Smart Spirometer
Ramos Hernandez, Cristina; Nunez Fernandez, Marta; Pallares Sanmartin, Abel; Mouronte Roibas, Cecilia; Cerdeira Dominguez, Luz

The respiratory physiome: Clustering based on a comprehensive lung function assessment in patients with COPD
Augustin, Ingrid M. L.; Spruit, Martijn A.; Houben-Wilke, Sarah; Franssen, Frits M. E.; Vanfleteren, Lowie E. G. W.

Clinical significance of myeloperoxidase-anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody in idiopathic interstitial pneumonias
Hozumi, Hironao; Oyama, Yoshiyuki; Yasui, Hideki; Suzuki, Yuzo; Kono, Masato

Clinical and inflammatory characteristics of Asthma-COPD overlap in workers with occupational asthma
Ojanguren, Inigo; Moullec, Gregory; Hobeika, Jad; Miravitlles, Marc; Lemiere, Catherine

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) as a disease of early aging: Evidence from the EpiChron Cohort
Divo, Miguel J.; Celli, Bartolome R.; Poblador-Plou, Beatriz; Calderon-Larranaga, Amaia; Pablo de-Torres, Juan

A bibliometric analysis of tuberculosis research, 2007-2016
Nafade, Vaidehi; Nash, Madlen; Huddart, Sophie; Pande, Tripti; Gebreselassie, Nebiat



Sport Sciences


Incidence and prevalence of patellofemoral pain: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Smith, Benjamin E.; Selfe, James; Thacker, Damian; Hendrick, Paul; Bateman, Marcus

Assessment of the Fitbit Charge 2 for monitoring heart rate
Benedetto, Simone; Caldato, Christian; Bazzan, Elia; Greenwood, Darren C.; Pensabene, Virginia

Validity and reliability of GPS and LPS for measuring distances covered and sprint mechanical properties in team sports
Hoppe, Matthias W.; Baumgart, Christian; Polglaze, Ted; Freiwald, Juergen

The CYP1A2-163C > A polymorphism does not alter the effects of caffeine on basketball performance
Puente, Carlos; Abian-Vicen, Javier; Del Coso, Juan; Lara, Beatriz; Jose Salinero, Juan

Sex difference in open-water swimming-The Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming 1875-2017
Nikolaidis, Pantelis Theodoros; Di Gangi, Stefania; de Sousa, Caio Victor; Valeri, Fabio; Rosemann, Thomas

Repeated stimulation, inter-stimulus interval and inter-electrode distance alters muscle contractile properties as measured by Tensiomyography
Wilson, Hannah V.; Johnson, Mark I.; Francis, Peter

Relative age effect in elite soccer: More early-born players, but no better valued, and no paragon clubs or countries
Doyle, John R.; Bottomley, Paul A.

Circulating, cell-free DNA as a marker for exercise load in intermittent sports
Haller, Nils; Helmig, Susanne; Taenny, Pascal; Petry, Julian; Schmidt, Sebastian

Affective and enjoyment responses in high intensity interval training and continuous training: A systematic review and metaanalysis
Ramalho Oliveira, Bruno Ribeiro; Santos, Tony Meireles; Kilpatrick, Marcus; Pires, Flavio Oliveira; Deslandes, Andrea Camaz

Earlier time to aerobic exercise is associated with faster recovery following acute sport concussion
Lawrence, David Wyndham; Richards, Doug; Comper, Paul; Hutchison, Michael G.





Robot-assisted laparoscopic surgery versus conventional laparoscopic surgery in randomized controlled trials: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Roh, Hyunsuk Frank; Nam, Seung Hyuk; Kim, Jung Mogg

Sarcopenia and myosteatosis are accompanied by distinct biological profiles in patients with pancreatic and periampullary adenocarcinomas
Stretch, Cynthia; Aubin, Jean-Michel; Mickiewicz, Beata; Leugner, Derek; Almanasra, Tariq

Lyophilized plasma attenuates vascular permeability, inflammation and lung injury in hemorrhagic shock
Pati, Shibani; Peng, Zhanglong; Wataha, Katherine; Miyazawa, Byron; Potter, Daniel R.

The effect of facility characteristics on patient safety, patient experience, and service availability for procedures in non-hospital-affiliated outpatient settings: A systematic
Berglas, Nancy F.; Battistelli, Molly F.; Nicholson, Wanda K.; Sobota, Mindy; Urman, Richard D.

Injury mechanisms, patterns and outcomes of older polytrauma patients-An analysis of the Dutch Trauma Registry
De Vries, Rob; Reininga, Inge H. F.; Pieske, Oliver; Lefering, Rolf; el Moumni, Mostafa

Immunophenotypic characterization of human T cells after in vitro exposure to different silicone breast implant surfaces
Cappellano, Giuseppe; Ploner, Christian; Lobenwein, Susanne; Sopper, Sieghart; Hoertnagl, Paul

Burnout syndrome among medical residents: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Rodrigues, Hugo; Cobucci, Ricardo; Oliveira, Antonio; Cabral, Joao Victor; Medeiros, Leany

Platelet-rich plasma to treat experimentally-induced skin wounds in animals: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Tambella, Adolfo Maria; Attili, Anna Rita; Dupre, Gilles; Cantalamessa, Andrea; Martin, Stefano

Viable adhered Staphylococcus aureus highly reduced on novel antimicrobial sutures using chlorhexidine and octenidine to avoid surgical site infection (SSI)
Obermeier, Andreas; Schneider, Jochen; Harrasser, Norbert; Tuebel, Jutta; Muehlhofer, Heinrich

The clinical impact of supraclavicular lymph node metastasis in patients with locally advanced esophageal squamous cell carcinoma receiving curative concurrent chemoradiotherapy
Chen, Yen-Hao; Lu, Hung-, I; Lo, Chien-Ming; Wang, Yu-ming; Chou, Shang-Yu



Tropical Medicine


Perceptions of asymptomatic malaria infection and their implications for malaria control and elimination in Laos
Adhikari, Bipin; Phommasone, Koukeo; Pongvongsa, Tiengkham; Soundala, Xayaphone; Koummarasy, Palingnaphone

A mobile health technology platform for quality assurance and quality improvement of malaria diagnosis by community health workers
Laktabai, Jeremiah; Platt, Alyssa; Menya, Diana; Turner, Elizabeth L.; Aswa, Daniel

Evidence for chikungunya and dengue transmission in Quelimane, Mozambique: Results from an investigation of a potential outbreak of chikungunya virus
Mugabe, Vanio Andre; Ali, Sadia; Chelene, Imelda; Monteiro, Vanessa Onofre; Guiliche, Onelia

'I could not join because I had to work for pay.': A qualitative evaluation of falciparum malaria pro-active case detection in three rural Cambodian villages
Taffon, Pierluigi; Rossi, Gabriele; Kindermans, Jean-Marie; Van den Bergh, Rafael; Nguon, Chea

Validation of the quantitative point-of-care CareStart biosensor for assessment of G6PD activity in venous blood
Bancone, Germana; Gornsawun, Gornpan; Chu, Cindy S.; Porn, Pen; Pal, Sampa

Inhaled nitric oxide and cognition in pediatric severe malaria: A randomized double-blind placebo controlled trial
Bangirana, Paul; Conroy, Andrea L.; Opoka, Robert O.; Hawkes, Michael T.; Hermann, Laura

Out of the net: An agent-based model to study human movements influence on local-scale malaria transmission
Pizzitutti, Francesco; Pan, William; Feingold, Beth; Zaitchik, Ben; Alvarez, Carlos A.

New insights into the genetic diversity of Leishmania RNA Virus 1 and its species-specific relationship with Leishmania parasites
Cantanhede, Lilian Motta; Fernandes, Flavia Goncalves; Melim Ferreira, Gabriel Eduardo; Porrozzi, Renato; Mattos Ferreira, Ricardo de Godoi

Factors determining dengue outbreak in Malaysia
Ahmad, Rohani; Suzilah, Ismail; Najdah, Wan Mohamad Ali Wan; Topek, Omar; Mustafakamal, Ibrahim

Dengue virus in Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus in urban areas in the state of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil: Importance of virological and entomological surveillance
Medeiros, Arlinete S.; Costa, Diego M. P.; Branco, Mario S. D.; Sousa, Daise M. C.; Monteiro, Joelma D.



Urology & Nephrology


The higher mortality associated with low serum albumin is dependent on systemic inflammation in end-stage kidney disease
Alves, Filipa Caeiro; Sun, Jia; Qureshi, Abdul Rashid; Dai, Lu; Snaedal, Sunna

A novel calcimimetic agent, evocalcet (MT-4580/KHK7580), suppresses the parathyroid cell function with little effect on the gastrointestinal tract or CYP isozymes in vivo and in vitro
Kawata, Takehisa; Tokunaga, Shin; Murai, Miki; Masuda, Nami; Haruyama, Waka

Morphological and clinical findings in Sri Lankan patients with chronic kidney disease of unknown cause (CKDu): Similarities and differences with Mesoamerican Nephropathy
Wijkstrom, Julia; Jayasumana, Channa; Dassanayake, Rajeewa; Priyawardane, Nalin; Godakanda, Nimali

Interaction of healthcare staff's attitude with barriers to physical activity in hemodialysis patients: A quantitative assessment
Regolisti, Giuseppe; Maggiore, Umberto; Sabatino, Alice; Gandolfini, Ilaria; Pioli, Sarah

The prevalence of autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD): A meta-analysis of European literature and prevalence evaluation in the Italian province of Modena suggest that ADPKD is a rare and underdiagnosed condition
Solazzo, Andrea; Testa, Francesca; Giovanella, Silvia; Busutti, Marco; Furci, Luciana

Oxidative stress caused by activation of NADPH oxidase 4 promotes contrast-induced acute kidney injury
Jeong, Bo Young; Lee, Hoi Young; Park, Chang Gyo; Kang, Jaeku; Yu, Seong-Lan

Stroke risk and outcomes in patients with chronic kidney disease or end-stage renal disease: Two nationwide studies
Cherng, Yih-Giun; Lin, Chao-Shun; Shih, Chun-chuan; Hsu, Yung-Ho; Yeh, Chun-Chieh

GLP-1 receptor agonist ameliorates obesity-induced chronic kidney injury via restoring renal metabolism homeostasis
Wang, Chengshi; Lie, Ling; Liu, Shuyun; Liao, Guangneng; Li, Lan

Chronic kidney disease in the global adult HIV-infected population: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Ekrikpo, Udeme E.; Kengne, Andre P.; Bello, Aminu K.; Effa, Emmanuel E.; Noubiap, Jean Jacques

Angiopoietin-1 deficiency increases renal capillary rarefaction and tubulointerstitial fibrosis in mice
Loganathan, Krishnapriya; Said, Ebtisam Salem; Winterrowd, Emily; Orebrand, Martina; He, Liqun



Veterinary Sciences


Survival of viral pathogens in animal feed ingredients under transboundary shipping models
Dee, Scott A.; Bauermann, Fernando V.; Niederwerder, Megan C.; Singrey, Aaron; Clement, Travis

Field effectiveness of highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N1 vaccination in commercial layers in Indonesia
Tarigan, Simson; Wibowo, Michael Haryadi; Indriani, Risa; Sumarningsih, Sumarningsih; Artanto, Sidna

Associations between owner personality and psychological status and the prevalence of canine behavior problems
Dodman, Nicholas H.; Brown, Dorothy C.; Serpell, James A.

Evaluation of anaesthetic protocols for laboratory adult zebrafish(Danio rerio)
Martins, Tania; Diniz, Enoque; Felix, Luis M.; Antunes, Luis

Towards the description of livestock mobility in Sahelian Africa: Some results from a survey in Mauritania
Apolloni, Andrea; Nicolas, Gaelle; Coste, Caroline; El Mamy, Ahmed Bezeid; Yahya, Barry

Time-series analysis for porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome in the United States
Arruda, Andreia Goncalves; Vilalta, Caries; Puig, Pere; Perez, Andres; Alba, Anna

The sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 inhibitor velagliflozin reduces hyperinsulinemia and prevents laminitis in insulin-dysregulated ponies
Meier, Alexandra; Reiche, Dania; de Laat, Melody; Pollitt, Christopher; Walsh, Donald

Qualitative metabolomics profiling of serum and bile from dogs with gallbladder mucocele formation
Gookin, Jody L.; Mathews, Kyle G.; Cullen, John; Seiler, Gabriela

Development of a recombinase polymerase amplification assay for rapid detection of Francisella noatunensis subsp orientalis
Shahin, Khalid; Ramirez-Paredes, Jose Gustavo; Harold, Graham; Lopez-Jimena, Benjamin; Adams, Alexandra

Cage size, movement in and out of housing during daily care, and other environmental and population health risk factors for feline upper respiratory disease in nine North American animal shelters
Wagner, Denae C.; Kass, Philip H.; Hurley, Kate F.





Construction of an infectious horsepox virus vaccine from chemically synthesized DNA fragments
Noyce, Ryan S.; Lederman, Seth; Evans, David H.

Viral protein Nef is detected in plasma of half of HIV-infected adults with undetectable plasma HIV RNA
Ferdin, Jana; Goricar, Katja; Dolzan, Vita; Plemenitas, Ana; Martin, Jeffrey N.

Attempts to grow human noroviruses, a sapovirus, and a bovine norovirus in vitro
Oka, Tomoichiro; Stoltzfus, Garrett T.; Zhu, Chelsea; Jung, Kwonil; Wang, Qiuhong

Seroprevalence of fourteen human polyomaviruses determined in blood donors
Kamminga, Sergio; van der Meijden, Els; Feltkamp, Mariet C. W.; Zaaijer, Hans L.

Epidemiological survey in single-species flocks from Poland reveals expanded genetic and antigenic diversity of small ruminant lentiviruses
Olech, Monika; Valas, Stephen; Kuzmak, Jacek

A metagenomic viral discovery approach identifies potential zoonotic and novel mammalian viruses in Neoromicia bats within South Africa
Geldenhuys, Marike; Mortlock, Marinda; Weyer, Jacqueline; Bezuidt, Oliver; Seamark, Ernest C. J.

Glycan modifications to the gp120 immunogens used in the RV144 vaccine trial improve binding to broadly neutralizing antibodies
Doran, Rachel C.; Tatsuno, Gwen P.; O'Rourke, Sara M.; Yu, Bin; Alexander, David L.

Genetic diversity and recombination of enterovirus G strains in Japanese pigs: High prevalence of strains carrying a papain-like cysteine protease sequence in the enterovirus G population
Tsuchiaka, Shinobu; Naoi, Yuki; Imai, Ryo; Masuda, Tsuneyuki; Ito, Mika

An immuno-assay to quantify influenza virus hemagglutinin with correctly folded stalk domains in vaccine preparations
Rajendran, Madhusudan; Sun, Weina; Cornella, Phillip; Nachbagauer, Raffael; Wohlbold, Teddy John

Recombinant Zika virus envelope protein elicited protective immunity against Zika virus in immunocompetent mice
Liang, Huabin; Yang, Ruoheng; Liu, Zhihua; Li, Min; Liu, Haitao

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