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Immune function alterations in Asian elephants (Elephas maximus) infected with Mycobacterium species (2013-08-22)Tuberculosis is an important health concern for Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) populations worldwide. Most infections are due to Mycobacterium tuberculosis, the cause of human tuberculosis, though mechanisms underlying ...
Polyadenylation of ribosomal RNA in response to picornavirus infection in honey bees (Apis mellifera) (2012-09-18)At least eighteen different picornaviruses can infect honey bees (Apis mellifera). The combination of the virulence of these pathogens as well as their transmissibility through Varroa destructor, an ectoparasitic mite, can ...
Use of solution-state nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy to determine the structures of medicinally relevant peptides and proteins (2012-09-18)The research described herein details various studies with solution-state nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectroscopy to aid in the elucidation of structures of various medicinally relevant peptides. The first system ...