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Title: Transcriptomics of In Vitro Immune-Stimulated Hemocytes from the Manila Clam Ruditapes philippinarum Using High-Throughput Sequencing
Author: Moreira, R.
Balseiro, P.
Planas Vilarnau, Josep
Fuste, B.
Beltran, S.
Novoa, B.
Figueras, A.
Keywords: Cloïsses
RNA
Resposta immunitària
Malalties infeccioses en els animals
Clams
RNA
Immune response
Communicable diseases in animals
Issue Date: Apr-2012
Publisher: Public Library of Science (PLoS)
Abstract: The Manila clam (Ruditapes philippinarum) is a worldwide cultured bivalve species with important commercial value. Diseases affecting this species can result in large economic losses. Because knowledge of the molecular mechanisms of the immune response in bivalves, especially clams, is scarce and fragmentary, we sequenced RNA from immune-stimulated R. philippinarum hemocytes by 454-pyrosequencing to identify genes involved in their immune defense against infectious diseases.
Note: Reproducció del document publicat a: http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0035009
It is part of: PLoS One, 2012, vol. 7, num. 4, p. e35009
Related resource: http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0035009
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2445/43323
ISSN: 1932-6203
Appears in Collections:Articles publicats en revistes (Biologia Cel·lular, Fisiologia i Immunologia)

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