Scientific Publications


  • Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae-specific T-cell responses after experimental infection of chickens selectively bred for high and low serum levels of mannose-binding lectin

Wattrang, E., Sørensen Dalgaard, T., Brødsgaard Kjaerup, R. et al. Vet Res 53, 105 (2022). DOI: 10.1186/s13567-022-01126-w

  • Evaluation of alpaca tracheal explants as an ex vivo model for the study of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection

Te, N., Rodon, J., Creve, R. et al. Vet Res 53, 67 (2022). DOI: 10.1186/s13567-022-01084-3

  • Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Embryo-Maternal Communication under Healthy Conditions or Viral Infections: Lessons from a Bovine Model

Calle, A.; Ramírez, M.Á. Cells 202211, 1858. DOI: 10.3390/cells11121858

  • Contemporary selection on MHC genes in a free-living ruminant population

Huang, W., Dicks, K.L., Hadfield, J.D., Johnston, S.E., Ballingall, K.T. & Pemberton, J.M. (2022). Ecology Letters, 25, 828–838. Available from: DOI: 10.1111/e l e.13957

  • Experimental Infection of Captive Red Foxes (Vulpes vulpes) with Mycobacterium bovis

Richomme, C.; Lesellier, S.; Salguero, F.J.; Barrat, J.L.; Boucher, J.-M.; Reyes-Reyes, J.D.; Hénault, S.; De Cruz, K.; Tambosco, J.; Michelet, L.; Boutet, J.; Elahi, R.; Lyashchenko, K.P.; O’Halloran, C.; Balseiro, A.; Boschiroli, M.L. Microorganisms 202210, 380. DOI: 10.3390/microorganisms10020380

  • Uncovering the core principles of the gut-lung axis to enhance innate immunity in the chicken

Saint-Martin V, Quéré P, Trapp S and Guabiraba R (2022). Front. Immunol. 13:956670. DOI: 10.3389/fimmu.2022.956670

  • In vivo imaging reveals novel replication sites of a highly oncogenic avian herpesvirus in chickens

Lantier I, Mallet C, Souci L, Larcher T, Conradie AM, Courvoisier K, et al. (2022). PLoS Pathog 18(8): e1010745. DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1010745

  • Development and Evaluation of a Duplex Lateral Flow Assay for the Detection and Differentiation between Rabbit Haemorrhagic Disease Virus Lagovirus europaeus/GI.1 and /GI.2

Fresco-Taboada, A.; Montón, M.; Tapia, I.; Soria, E.; Bárcena, J.; Guillou-Cloarec, C.; Le Gall-Reculé, G.; Blanco, E.; Rueda, P. Biology 202211, 401. DOI: 10.3390/biology11030401

  • Protective efficacy of an RBD-based Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) particle vaccine in llamas

Rodon, J., Mykytyn, A.Z., Cantero, G. et al. One Health Outlook 4, 12 (2022). DOI: 10.1186/s42522-022-00068-9

  • Comparison of Biological Features of Wild European Rabbit Mesenchymal Stem Cells Derived from Different Tissues

Calle, A.; Zamora-Ceballos, M.; Bárcena, J.; Blanco, E.; Ramírez, M.Á. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 202223, 6420. DOI: 10.3390/ijms23126420

  • Enhanced replication fitness of MERS-CoV clade B over clade A strains in camelids explains the dominance of clade B strains in the Arabian Peninsula

Nigeer Te, Jordi Rodon, Mónica Pérez, Joaquim Segalés, Júlia Vergara-Alert & Albert Bensaid (2022), Emerging Microbes & Infections, 11:1, 260-274, DOI: 10.1080/22221751.2021.2019559

  • Cryobanking European Mink (Mustela lutreola) Mesenchymal Stem Cells and Oocytes

Calle A, Ramírez MÁ. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 2022; 23(16):9319. DOI: 10.3390/ijms23169319

  • Role of Rotifers in Betanodavirus Transmission to European Sea Bass Larvae

Vázquez-Salgado L, Pascoli F, Marsella A, Biasini L, Buratin A, Pretto T, Abbadi M, Melchiotti E, Bandín I and Toffan A (2022). Front. Vet. Sci. 9:932327. DOI: 10.3389/fvets.2022.932327

  • Comparative pathogenesis of peste des petits ruminants virus strains of difference virulence.

Eloiflin, RJ., Grau-Roma, L., Python, S. et al. Vet Res 53, 57 (2022). DOI: 10.1186/s13567-022-01073-6

  • In Vivo Tracking of Bacterial Colonization in Different Murine Models Using Bioluminescence: The Example of Salmonella

Koczerka, M. et al. (2022). In: Gal-Mor, O. (eds) Bacterial Virulence. Methods in Molecular Biology, vol 2427. Humana, New York, NY. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-0716-1971-1_19

  • Pathogenicity of Different Betanodavirus RGNNV/SJNNV Reassortant Strains in European Sea Bass

Biasini, L.; Berto, P.; Abbadi, M.; Buratin, A.; Toson, M.; Marsella, A.; Toffan, A.; Pascoli, F. Pathogens 2022, 11, 458. DOI: 10.3390/pathogens11040458


  • Identification of Differential Responses of Goat PBMCs to PPRV Virulence Using a Multi-Omics Approach.

Eloiflin, R., Auray, G., Python, S., Rodrigues, V., Seveno, M., Urbach, S., El Koulali, K., Holzmuller, P., Totte, P., Libeau, G., Bataille, A., & Summerfield, A. (2021). Frontiers in Immunology. DOI: 10.3389/fimmu.2021.745315

  • High-Resolution, 3D Imaging of the Zebrafish Gill-Associated Lymphoid Tissue (GIALT) Reveals a Novel Lymphoid Structure, the Amphibranchial Lymphoid Tissue

Dalum A.S., Kraus A., Khan S., Davydova E., Rigaudeau D., Bjørgen H., López-Porras A., Griffiths G., Wiegertjes G.F., Koppang E.O., Salinas I., Boudinot P. and Rességuier J. (2021)  Front. Immunol. 12:769901. DOI: 10.3389/fimmu.2021.769901

  • Hemagglutinin protein of Peste des Petits Ruminants virus (PPRV) activates the innate immune response via Toll-like receptor 2 signaling

José M. Rojas, Elena Pascual, Sean R. Wattegedera, Miguel Avia, César Santiago, Verónica Martín, Gary Entrican & Noemí Sevilla (2021). Virulence, 12:1, 690-703, DOI: 10.1080/21505594.2021.1882246

  • Diagnosis and Pathogenesis of Nairobi Sheep Disease Orthonairovirus Infections in Sheep and Cattle

Hartlaub J, Gutjahr B, Fast C, Mirazimi A, Keller M, Groschup MH. Viruses, 2021. DOI: 10.3390/v13071250

  • Cross-Reaction or Co-Infection? Serological Discrimination of Antibodies Directed against Dugbe and Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Orthonairovirus in Nigerian Cattle

Hartlaub J, Daodu OB, Sadeghi B, Keller M, Olopade J, Oluwayelu D, Groschup MH. Viruses, 2021. DOI: 10.3390/v13071398

  • Cyclic Guanosine Monophosphate–Adenosine Monophosphate Synthase (cGAS), a Multifaceted Platform of Intracellular DNA Sensing

Eloi R. Verrier and Christelle Langevin. Frontiers in Immunology, 2021.  DOI:

  • A New Look at Vaccine Strategies Against PPRV Focused on Adenoviral Candidates

José M. Rojas, Noemí Sevilla, and Verónica Martín. Frontiers in Veterinary Science, 2021.  DOI: 10.3389/fvets.2021.729879

  • Embryonic Trophectoderm Secretomics Reveals Chemotactic Migration and Intercellular Communication of Endometrial and Circulating MSCs in Embryonic Implantation

Alexandra Calle, Víctor Toribio, María Yáñez-Mó and Miguel Ángel Ramírez. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2021. DOI: 10.3390/ijms22115638

  • Deciphering Antibody Responses to Orthonairoviruses in Ruminants

Hartlaub J, Keller M, Groschup MH. Microorganisms, 2021. DOI: 10.3390/microorganisms9071493

  • A Trifecta of New Insights into Ovine Footrot for Infection Drivers, Immune Response, and Host-Pathogen Interactions

Blanchard AM, Staley CE, Shaw L, Wattegedera SR, Baumbach CM, Michler JK, Rutland C, Back C, Newbold N, Entrican G, Tötemeyer S. Infection and Immunity, 2021. DOI: 10.1128/IAI.00270-21

  • Experimental Challenge of Sheep and Cattle with Dugbe Orthonairovirus, a Neglected African Arbovirus Distantly Related to CCHFV

Hartlaub J, von Arnim F, Fast C, Mirazimi A, Keller M, Groschup MH. Viruses, 2021. DOI: 10.3390/v13030372

  • Non-Lethal Sequential Individual Monitoring of Viremia in Relation to DNA Vaccination in Fish–Example Using a Salmon Alphavirus DNA Vaccine in Atlantic Salmon Salmo salar

Catherine Collins, Katherine Lester, Jorge Del-Pozo and Bertrand Collet. Vaccines, 2021. DOI: 10.3390/vaccines9020163

  • Viral pathogen-induced mechanisms to antagonize mammalian interferon (IFN) signaling pathway

José M. Rojas, Alí Alejo, Verónica Martín & Noemí Sevilla. Springer, 2021.  DOI: 10.1007%2Fs00018-020-03671-z

  • Vaccination With Recombinant Adenoviruses Expressing the Bluetongue Virus Subunits VP7 and VP2 Provides Protection Against Heterologous Virus Challenge

José Manuel Rojas, Diego Barba-Moreno, Miguel Avia, Noemí Sevilla and Verónica Martín. Frontiers in Veterinary Science, 2021. DOI: 10.3389/fvets.2021.645561

  • Shuni Virus Replicates at the Maternal-Fetal Interface of the Ovine and Human Placenta

Judith Oymans, Lucien van Keulen, Guus M. Vermeulen, Paul J. Wichgers Schreur and Jeroen Kortekaas. Pathogens, 2021. DOI: 10.3390/pathogens10010017

  • Airway Administration of Flagellin Regulates the Inflammatory Response to Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Raquel López-Gálvez , Isabelle Fleurot , Pablo Chamero , Sascha Trapp , Michel Olivier , Claire Chevaleyre , Céline Barc , Mickael Riou , Christelle Rossignol , Antoine Guillon ; Mustapha Si-Tahar , Tobias May , Pascal Barbry ; Andrea Bähr , Nikolai Klymiuk , Jean-Claude Sirard , and Ignacio Caballero. ATS Journals, 2021. DOI: 10.1165/rcmb.2021-0125OC

  • Type I and III IFNs produced by the nasal epithelia and dimmed inflammation are features of alpacas resolving MERS-CoV infection

Nigeer Te  Jordi Rodon, Maria Ballester, Mónica Pérez, Lola Pailler-García, Joaquim Segalés, Júlia Vergara-Alert, Albert Bensaid. Plos Pathogens. 2021. DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1009229

    • Mycobacterial Infection of Precision-Cut Lung Slices Reveals Type 1 Interferon Pathway Is Locally Induced by Mycobacterium bovis but Not M. tuberculosis in a Cattle Breed

    Aude Remot, Florence Carreras, Anthony Coupé, Émilie Doz-Deblauwe, Maria L. Boschiroli, John A. Browne, Quentin Marquant, Delphyne Descamps, Fabienne Archer, Abraham Aseffa, Pierre Germon, Stephen V. Gordon and Nathalie Winter. Frontiers in Veterinary Science, 2021. DOI: 10.3389/fvets.2021.696525

    • Immunization With Bovine Herpesvirus-4-Based Vector Delivering PPRV-H Protein Protects Sheep From PPRV Challenge

    Daniel Rodríguez-Martín, José Manuel Rojas, Francesca Macchi, Valentina Franceschi, Luca Russo, Noemí Sevilla,  Gaetano Donofrío and Verónica Martín. Frontiers in Immunology, 2021. DOI: 10.3389/fimmu.2021.705539

    • High throughput analysis of MHC-I and MHC-DR diversity of Brazilian cattle populations

    Deepali Vasoya, Priscila Silva Oliveira, Laura Agundez Muriel, Thomas Tzelos, Christina Vrettou, W. Ivan Morrison, Isabel Kinney Ferreira de Miranda Santos, Timothy Connelley. Wiley Online Library, 2021. DOI: 10.1111/tan.14339

    • Genome Evolution of Two Genetically Homogeneous Infectious Bursal Disease Virus Strains During Passages in vitro and ex vivo in the Presence of a Mutagenic Nucleoside Analog

    Liliana L. Cubas-Gaona, Alexandre Flageul, Céline Courtillon, Francois-Xavier Briand, Maud Contrant, Stephanie Bougeard, Pierrick Lucas, Hélène Quenault, Aurélie Leroux, Alassane Keita, Michel Amelot, Béatrice Grasland, Yannick Blanchard, Nicolas Eterradossi, Paul Alun Brown and Sébastien Mathieu Soubies. Frontiers in Macrobiology, 2021. DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2021.678563

    • Comparison of three air samplers for the collection of four nebulized respiratory viruses – Collection of respiratory viruses from air

    Jasmin S. KutterDennis de MeulderTheo M. BestebroerArd MuldersRon A.M. FouchierSander Herfst. Wiley Online Library, 2021. DOI: 10.1111/ina.12875

    • SARS-CoV and SARS-CoV-2 are transmitted through the air between ferrets over more than one meter distance

    Jasmin S. Kutter, Dennis de Meulder, Theo M. Bestebroer, Pascal Lexmond, Ard Mulders, Mathilde Richard, Ron A. M. Fouchier, Sander Herfst. Nature Communications, 2021. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-21918-6

    • Long-Term Protection and Serologic Response of European SeaBass Vaccinated with a Betanodavirus Virus-Like Particle Produced in Pichia pastoris

    Sofie Barsøe, Anna Toffan, Francesco Pascoli, Ansgar Stratmann, Tobia Pretto, Andrea Marsella, Mériem Er-Rafik, Niccolò Vendramin, Niels J. Olesen, Dagoberto Sepúlveda and Niels Lorenzen. Vaccines 2021, DOI:


    • Animal Models for the Study of Nucleic Acid Immunity: Novel Tools and New Perspectives

    Isabelle K. Vila, Maxence Fretaud, Dimitrios Vlachakis, Nadine Laguette, Christelle Langevin, Animal Models for the Study of Nucleic Acid Immunity: Novel Tools and New Perspectives, Journal of Molecular Biology, Volume 432, Issue 20, 2020, Pages 5529-5543, ISSN 0022-2836, DOI: 10.1016/j.jmb.2020.08.016

    • Sheep and Cattle Are Not Susceptible to Experimental Inoculation with Hazara Orthonairovirus, a Tick-Borne Arbovirus Closely Related to CCHFV

    Hartlaub J, von Arnim F, Fast C, Somova M, Mirazimi A, Groschup MH, Keller M. Microorganisms, 2020. (VetBioNet partner involved: FLI). DOI:10.3390/microorganisms8121927

    • Experimental Infection of Cattle with SARS-CoV-2
    Ulrich L, Wernike K, Hoffmann D, Mettenleiter TC, Beer M. Experimental Infectious Deseases, 2020. DOI: 10.3201/eid2612.203799
    • A Systematic Evaluation of High-Throughput Sequencing Approaches to Identify Low-Frequency Single Nucleotide Variants in Viral Populations

    King DJ, Freimanis G, Lasecka-Dykes L, Asfor A, Ribeca P, Waters R, King DP, Laing E. Viruses, 2020.  DOI:

    • Activation of OX40 and CD27 Costimulatory Signalling in Sheep through Recombinant Ovine Ligands

    Rojas JM, Alejo A, Avia JM, Rodríguez-Martín D, Sánchez C, Alcamí A, Sevilla N, Martín V. Vaccines, 2020. DOI:

    • The Intrinsic Biological Identities of Iron Oxide Nanoparticles and Their Coatings: Unexplored Territory for Combinatorial Therapies

    Mulens-Arias V, Rojas JM, Barber DF. Nanomaterials, 2020. DOI:10.3390/nano10050837

    • Bovine Herpesvirus-4-Vectored Delivery of Nipah Virus Glycoproteins Enhances T Cell Immunogenicity in Pigs

    Pedrera M, Macchi F, McLean RK, Franceschi V, Thakur N, Russo L, Medfai L, Todd S, Tchilian EZ, Audonnet JC, Chappell K, Isaacs A, Watterson D, Young PR, Marsh GA, Bailey D, Graham SP, Donofrio G. Vaccines, 2020.  DOI: 10.3390/vaccines8010115

    • Defining immune correlates during latent and active chlamydial infection in sheep

    Sean R. Wattegedera, Morag Livingstone, Stephen Maley, Mara Rocchi, Susan Lee, Yvonne Pang, Nick M. Wheelhouse, Kevin Aitchison, Javier Palarea-Albaladejo, David Buxton, David Longbottom & Gary Entrican. Veterinary Research, 2020. DOI: 10.1186/s13567-020-00798-6

    • Reverse Genetics System for Shuni Virus, an Emerging Orthobunyavirus with Zoonotic Potential

    Judith Oymans, Paul J. Wichgers Schreur, Sophie van Oort, Rianka Vloet, Marietjie Venter, Gorben P. Pijlman, Monique M. van Oers  and Jeroen Kortekaas. Viruse, 2020.  DOI: 10.3390/v12040455

    • Improving Tumor Retention of Effector Cells in Adoptive Cell Transfer Therapies by Magnetic Targeting

    Laura Sanz-Ortega, José Manuel Rojas and Domingo F. Barber. Pharmaceutics, 2020. DOI: 10.3390/pharmaceutics12090812

    • Decrypting the Origin and Pathogenesis in Pregnant Ewes of a New Ovine Pestivirus Closely Related to Classical Swine Fever Virus

    Miaomiao Wang , Enrica Sozzi , José Alejandro Bohórquez, Mònica Alberch , Joan Pujols, Guillermo Cantero , Alessandra Gaffuri, Davide Lelli, Rosa Rosell, Albert Bensaid, Mariano Domingo, Lester Josue Pérez, Ana Moreno and Llilianne Ganges. Viruses, 2020. DOI: 10.3390/v12070775

    • SARS-CoV-2 is transmitted via contact and via the air between ferrets

    M. RichardA. Kok D. de MeulderT. M. BestebroerM. M. LamersN. M. A. OkbaM. Fentener van VlissingenB. RockxB. L. HaagmansM. P. G. KoopmansR. A. M. FouchierS. Herfst. Nature Communications 2020. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-17367-2

    • Efficacy Assessment of Newly-designed Filtering Facemasks during the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic

    Bob BoogaardAli TasJoep NijssenFreek BroerenJohn van der Dobbelsteen, Vincent Verhoeven, Jip PluimSing Dekker, Eric Snijder, Martijn van Hemert, Sander Herfst. Aerosol Air Qual. Res. 2020. DOI: 10.4209/aaqr.2020.07.0424  

    • Ex vivo rescue of recombinant very virulent IBDV using a RNA polymerase II driven system and primary chicken bursal cells

    Liliana L. Cubas-Gaona, Romane Trombetta, Céline Courtillon, Kai Li, Xiaole Qi, Xiaomei Wang, Sofiane Lotmani, Alassane Keita, Michel Amelot, Nicolas Eterradossi & Sébastien Mathieu Soubies. Nature publishing group, 2020. DOI:

    • Precision cut lung slices: a novel versatile tool to examine host–pathogen interaction in the chicken lung

    K. J. Bryson, D. Garrido, M. Esposito, G. McLachlan, P. Digard, C. Schouler, R. Guabiraba, S. Trapp, L. Vervelde. BMC Veterinary Research, 2020. DOI:

    • Modulation of lethal HPAIV H5N8 clade infection in AIV pre-exposed mallards

    S. Koethe, L. Ulrich, R. Ulrich, S. Amler, A. Graaf, T.C. Harder, C. Grund, T. C. Mettenleiter, F. J. Conraths, M. Beer,  A. Globig. Emerging Microbes & Infections, 2020. DOI:


    • Potential Role of Different Fish Species as Vectors of Koi Herpesvirus (CyHV-3) Infection

    Marek Matras, Magdalena Stachnik, Ewa Borzym, Joanna Maj-Paluch and Michał Reichert. Journal of Veterinary Research, 2019. DOI: 10.2478/jvetres-2019-0069

    • Allelic nomenclature for the duplicated MHC class II DQ genes in sheep

    Keith T. Ballingall, Kara Dicks, Panoraia Kyriazopoulou & Lynne Herrmann-Hoesing. Immunogenetics, 2019.  DOI: 10.1007/s00251-018-1096-9

    • Bovine endometrial MSC: mesenchymal to epithelial transition during luteolysis and tropism to implantation niche for immunomodulation

    Alexandra Calle, Soraya López-Martín, Marta Monguió-Tortajada, Francesc Enric Borràs, María Yáñez-Mó & Miguel Ángel Ramírez. Stem Cell Research & Therapy, 2019. DOI: 10.1186/s13287-018-1129-1

    • SARS-CoV-2 is transmitted via contact and via the air between ferrets

    M. RichardA. Kok D. de MeulderT. M. BestebroerM. M. LamersN. M. A. OkbaM. Fentener van VlissingenB. RockxB. L. HaagmansM. P. G. KoopmansR. A. M. FouchierS. Herfst. Nature Communications 2020. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-17367-2

    • Blocking transmission of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in llamas by vaccination with a recombinant spike protein

    J. Rodon, N. M. A. Okba, N. Te, B. Van Dieren, B. Bosch, A. Bensaid, J. Segalés, B. L. Haagmans, J. Vergara-Alert. Emerging Microbes & Infections, 2019. DOI: 

    • Detection of MERS-CoV antigen on formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded nasal tissue of alpacas by immunohistochemistry using human monoclonal antibodies directed against different epitopes of the spike protein

    A. Haverkamp, B. J.Bosch, I. Spitzbarth, A. Lehmbecker, N. Te, A. Bensaid, J. Segalés, W. Baumgärtner. Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology, 2019. DOI: 

    • Highly multiplexed quantitative PCR-based platform for evaluation of chicken immune responses

    D. Borowska, R. Kuo, R. A. Bailey, K. A. Watson, P. Kaiser, L. Vervelde, M. P. Stevens. Plose One, 2019. DOI: 

    • Immunological Homeostasis at the Ovine Placenta May Reflect the Degree of Maternal Fetal Interaction

    S. R. Wattegedera, L. E. Doull, M. I. Goncheva, N. M. Wheelhouse, D. M. Watson, J. Pearce, J. Benavides, J. Palarea-Albaladejo, C. J. McInnes, K. Ballingall, G. Entrican. Frontiers in Immunology, 2019. DOI:

    • Characterisation of major histocompatibility complex class IIa haplotypes in an island sheep population

    K. L. Dicks, J. M. Pemberton, K. T. Ballingall. Immunogenetics, 2019. DOI: 

    • Chicken endothelial cells are highly responsive to viral innate immune stimuli and are susceptible to infections with various avian pathogens

    A. Lion, E. Esnault, E. Kut, V. Guillory, L. Trapp-Fragnet, S. M. Soubies, N. Chanteloup, A. Niepceron, R. Guabiraba, D. Marc, N. Eterradossi, S. Trapp, P. Quéré. Avian Pathology, 2019. DOI: 


    • Comparative MHC nomenclature: report from the ISAG/IUIS-VIC committee 2018

    Ballingall, K.T., Bontrop, R.E., Ellis, S.A. et al. Comparative MHC nomenclature: report from the ISAG/IUIS-VIC committee 2018. Immunogenetics 70, 625–632 (2018). DOI: 10.1007/s00251-018-1073-3

    • High sensitivity of domestic pigs to intravenous infection with HEV

    L. Dähnert, M. Eiden, J. Schlosser, C. Fast, C. Schröder, E. Lange, A. Gröner, W. Schäfer, M. H. Groschup. BMC Veterinary Research, 2018. DOI: 

    • Adenovirus as Tools in Animal Health

    J. M. Rojas, N. Sevilla, V. Martín. IntechOpen, 2018. (VetBioNet partner involved: INIA) DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.79132

    • Iberian pig mesenchymal stem/stromal cells from dermal skin, abdominal and subcutaneous adipose tissues, and peripheral blood: in vitro characterization and migratory properties in inflammation

    A. Calle, C. Barrajón-Masa, E. Gómez-Fidalgo, M. Martín-Lluch, P. Cruz-Vigo, R. Sánchez-Sánchez, M. Á. Ramírez. Stem Cell Research & Therapy, 2018. DOI: 

    • IPD-MHC: nomenclature requirements for the non-human major histocompatibility complex in the next-generation sequencing era

    G. Maccari, J. Robinson, R. E. Bontrop, N. Otting, N. G. De Groot, C. Ho, K. T. Ballingall, S. G. E. Marsh, J. A. Hammond. Immunogenetics, 2018. DOI:

    • Immunophenotyping of Sheep Paraffin-Embedded Peripheral Lymph Nodes

    E. Melzi, M. S. Rocchi, G. Entrican, M. Caporale, M. Palmarini. Frontiers in Immunology, 2018. DOI: 


    • Intramuscular DNA Vaccination of Juvenile Carp against Spring Viremia of Carp Virus Induces Full Protection and Establishes a Virus-Specific B and T Cell Response

    C. W. E. Embregts, D. Rigaudeau, T. Veselý, D. Pokorová, N. Lorenzen, J. Petit, A. Houe, M. Dauber, H. Schütze, P. Boudinot, G. F. Wiegertjes, M. Forlenza. Frontiers in Immunology, 2017.  DOI: 

    • Propagation and titration of infectious bursal disease virus, including non-cell-culture-adapted strains, using ex vivo-stimulated chicken bursal cells

    S. M. Soubies, C. Courtillon, M. Abed, M. Amelot, A. Keita, A. Broadbent, S. Härtle, B. Kaspers, N. Eterradossi. Avian Pathology, 2017. DOI: