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    • Identification of a newly conserved SLA-II epitope in a structural protein of swine influenza virus 

      Baratelli, Massimiliano; Morgan, Sophie; Hemmink, Johanneke Dinie; Reid, Elisabeth; Carr, Brigid Veronica; Lefevre, Eric; Montaner Tarbes, Sergio Roberto; Charleston, Bryan; Fraile Sauce, Lorenzo José; Tchilian, Elma; Montoya, Maria (Frontiers Media, 2020)
      Despite the role of pigs as a source of new Influenza A Virus viruses (IAV) potentially capable of initiating human pandemics, immune responses to swine influenza virus (SwIV) in pigs are not fully understood. Several SwIV ...
    • Identification of carotenoids using mass spectrometry 

      Rivera Vélez, Sol Maiam; Christou, Paul; Canela i Garayoa, Ramon (Wiley Periodicals, 2014)
      The present review compiles positive MS fragmentation data of selected carotenoids obtained using various ionization techniques and matrices. In addition, new experimental data from the analysis of carotenoids in transgenic ...
    • Identification of line-specific strategies for improving carotenoid production in synthetic maize through data-driven mathematical modeling 

      Comas, Jorge; Benfeitas, Rui; Vilaprinyo Terré, Ester; Sorribas Tello, Albert; Solsona Tehàs, Francesc; Farré Martinez, Gemma; Berman Quintana, Judit; Zorrilla López, Uxue; Capell Capell, Teresa; Sandmann, Gerhard; Zhu, Changfu; Christou, Paul; Alves, Rui (Wiley online library, 2016)
      Plant synthetic biology is still in its infancy. However, synthetic biology approaches have been used to manipulate and improve the nutritional and health value of staple food crops such as rice, potato and maize. With ...
    • Identification of regulatory structure and kinetic parameters of biochemical networks via mixed-integer dynamic optimization 

      Guillén Gosálbez, Gonzalo; Miró, Antoni; Alves, Rui; Sorribas Tello, Albert; Jiménez Esteller, Laureano (BioMed Central, 2013)
      Background: Recovering the network topology and associated kinetic parameter values from time-series data are central topics in systems biology. Nevertheless, methods that simultaneously do both are few and lack ...
    • Identifying codes in line digraphs 

      Balbuena Martínez, Camino; Dalfó, Cristina; Martínez Barona, Berenice (Elsevier, 2020-05-21)
      Given an integer ≥1, a (1, ≤ )-identifying code in a digraph is a dominating subset C of vertices such that all distinct subsets of vertices of cardinality at most have distinct closed in-neighborhoods within C . In ...
    • IEA SHC Task 42 / ECES Annex 29 WG A1: Engineering and Processing of PCMs, TCMs and Sorption Materials 

      Ristić, Alenka; Furbo, Simon; Moser, Christoph; Schranzhofer, Hermann; Lazaro, Ana; Delgado, Mónica; Peñalosa, Conchita; Zalewski, Laurent; Diarce, Gonzalo; Alkan, Cemil; Gunasekara, Saman N.; Haussmann, Thomas; Gschwander, Stefan; Rathgeber, Christoph; Schmit, Henri; Barreneche Güerisoli, Camila; Cabeza, Luisa F.; Ferrer, Gerard; Konuklu, Yeliz; Paksoy, Halime; Rammelberg, Holger; Munz, Gunther; Herzog, Thomas; Jänchen, Jochen; Palomo, Elena (Elsevier, 2016)
      An overview on the recent results on the engineering and characterization of sorption materials, PCMs and TCMs investigated in the working group WG A1 “Engineering and processing of TES materials” of IEA SHC Task 42 / ECES ...
    • IEA SHC Task 42 / ECES Annex 29 – A Simple Tool for the Economic Evaluation of Thermal Energy Storages 

      Rathgeber, Christoph; Hiebler, Stefan; Lävemann, Eberhard; Dolado, Pablo; Lazaro, Ana; Gasia, Jaume; Gracia Cuesta, Alvaro de; Miró, Laia; Cabeza, Luisa F.; König-Haagen, Andreas; Brüggemann, Dieter; Campos-Celador, Álvaro; Franquet, Erwin; Fumey, Benjamin; Dannemand, Mark; Badenhop, Thomas; Diriken, Jan; Nielsen, Jan Erik; Hauer, Andreas (Elsevier, 2016)
      Within the framework of IEA SHC Task 42 / ECES Annex 29, a simple tool for the economic evaluation of thermal energy storages has been developed and tested on various existing storages. On that account, the storage capacity ...
    • IL-17A as a potential therapeutic target for patients on peritoneal dialysis 

      Marchant, Vanessa; Tejera Muñoz, Antonio; Marquez Exposito, Laura; Rayego Mateos, Sandra; Rodrigues-Diez, Raul; Tejedor, Lucia; Santos Sanchez, Laura; Egido, Jesús; Valdivielso Revilla, José Manuel; Fraser, Donald J.; López Cabrera, Manuel; Selgas, Rafael; Ruiz-Ortega, Marta (MDPI, 2020)
      Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a health problem reaching epidemic proportions. There is no cure for CKD, and patients may progress to end-stage renal disease (ESRD). Peritoneal dialysis (PD) is a current replacement therapy ...
    • Immune characterization of long pentraxin 3 in pigs infected with influenza virus 

      Crisci, Elisa; Fraile Sauce, Lorenzo José; Valentino, Sonia; Martínez Guinó, Laura; Bottazzi, Barbara; Mantovani, Alberto; Montoya, Maria (Elsevier, 2014)
      Long pentraxin 3 (PTX3) is a conserved pattern-recognition secreted protein and a host-defence-related component of the humoral innate immune system. The aim of the present study was to characterize swine PTX3 (SwPTX3) ...
    • Impact of cycling temperatures on Fusarium verticillioides and Fusarium graminearum growth and mycotoxins production in soybean 

      García, Daiana; Barros, Germán; Chulze, Sofía; Ramos Girona, Antonio J.; Sanchís Almenar, Vicente; Marín Sillué, Sònia (Wiley, 2012)
      Fusarium graminearum and F. verticillioides are two very important mycotoxigenic species as they cause diverse diseases in crops. The effects of constant and cycling temperatures on growth and mycotoxin production of these ...
    • Impact of the self-adaptive valve behavior on an array of microfluidic cells under unsteady and non-uniform heat load distributions 

      Laguna Benet, Gerard; Vilarrubí, Montse; Ibáñez, Manuel; Rosell Urrutia, Joan Ignasi; Badia Pascual, Ferran; Azarkish, Hassan; Collin, Louis-Michel; Fréchette, L. G.; Barrau, Jérôme (Regional Information Center for Science and Technology, 2019)
      Previous studies have demonstrated that the performance of a cooling scheme based on a matrix of microfluidic cells with self-adaptive valves under unsteady and non-uniform heat load scenarios improves in terms of pumping ...
    • Impaired mitochondrial oxidative phosphorylation in the peroxisomal disease X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy 

      López Erauskin, Jone; Galino, Jorge; Ruiz, M.; Cuezva, J. M.; Fabregat, I.; Cacabelos Barral, Daniel; Boada Pallàs, Jordi; Martínez, Juan José; Ferrer, Isidre; Pamplona Gras, Reinald; Villarroya, Francesc; Portero Otín, Manuel; Fourcade, Stéphane; Pujol, A. (Oxford Journals, 2013)
      X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD) is an inherited metabolic disorder of the nervous system characterized by axonopathy in spinal cords and/or cerebral demyelination, adrenal insufficiency and accumulation of very ...
    • Implementation of a solar-biomass system for multi-family houses: Towards 100% renewable energy utilization 

      Palomba, Valeria; Borri, Emiliano; Charalampidis, Antonios; Frazzica, Andrea; Cabeza, Luisa F.; Karellas, Sotirios (2020)
      The decarbonization of the building sector cannot preclude from the vast diffusion of renewable-sourced polygeneration systems for covering both heating and cooling demand. In this context, this study shows the potentialities ...
    • Implementing Mobile Health–Enabled Integrated Care for Complex Chronic Patients: Intervention Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness Study 

      Batlle Garcia, Jordi de; Massip, Mireia; Vargiu, Eloisa; Nadal Braque, Núria; Fuentes Botargues, Araceli; Ortega Bravo, Marta; Miralles, Felip; Barbé Illa, Ferran; Torres, Gerard (JMIR Publications, 2021)
      Background: Integrated care can generate health and social care efficiencies through the defragmentation of care and adoption of patient-centered preventive models. eHealth can be a key enabling technology for integrated ...
    • Implementing SDGs to a Sustainable Rural Village Development from Community Empowerment: Linking Energy, Education, Innovation, and Research 

      Arco Bravo, Isabel del; Ramos Pla, Anabel; Zsembinszki, Gabriel; Gracia Cuesta, Alvaro de; Cabeza, Luisa F. (MDPI, 2021)
      Rural depopulation is a worldwide fact and has a domino effect on medium and small cities, which act as a nucleus of reference for small towns. Moreover, the United Nations (UN) stressed that disparities between rural and ...
    • Improving multiple sequence alignment biological accuracy through genetic algorithms 

      Orobitg Cortada, Miquel; Cores Prado, Fernando; Guirado Fernández, Fernando; Roig Mateu, Concepció; Notredame, Cedric (Springer, 2013)
      Accuracy on multiple sequence alignments (MSA) is of great significance for such important biological applications as evolution and phylogenetic analysis, homology and domain structure prediction. In such analyses, alignment ...
    • Improving thermal performance of freezers using phase change materials 

      Oró Prim, Eduard; Miró, Laia; Farid, Mohammed M.; Cabeza, Luisa F. (Elsevier, 2012)
      Food transport and storage at low temperatures is a matter worldwide due to changes of the dietary habits and the increasing of the population. The issue of improving food storage applies at different applications such as ...
    • In situ thermal and acoustic performance and environmental impact of the introduction of a shape-stabilized PCM layer for building applications 

      Barreneche Güerisoli, Camila; Navarro Farré, Lidia; Gracia Cuesta, Alvaro de; Fernández Renna, Ana Inés; Cabeza, Luisa F. (Elsevier, 2016)
      Energy consumption in buildings accounts for up to 34% of total energy demand in developed countries. Thermal energy storage (TES) through phase change materials (PCM) is considered as a promising solution for this energetic ...
    • Inactivation of rice starch branching enzyme IIb triggers broad and unexpected changes in metabolism by transcriptional reprogramming 

      Baysal, Can; He, Wenshu; Drapal, Margit; Villorbina Noguera, Gemma; Medina Piles, Vicente; Capell Capell, Teresa; Khush, Gurdev S.; Zhu, Changfu; Fraser, Paul; Christou, Paul (National Academy of Sciences, 2020-10-05)
      Starch properties can be modified by mutating genes responsible for the synthesis of amylose and amylopectin in the endosperm. However, little is known about the effects of such targeted modifications on the overall starch ...
    • Incidence, legislations and strategies of control of mycotoxins in North African countries 

      Lahouar, Amani; Jedidi, Ines; Saïd, Salem; Sanchís Almenar, Vicente (Faculty of Food Science & Technology, UPM (Universiti Putra Malaysia), 2018-12)
      Mycotoxins are natural food and feed contaminants mainly produced by filamentous and ubiquitous fungi of genera Aspergillus, Penicillium and Fusarium. Due to the high stability of mycotoxins, contamination can occurs in ...