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Dominant egg surface bacteria of Holotrichia oblita (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) inhibit the multiplication of Bacillus thuringiensis and Beauveria bassiana.

Kui Wang, Qi Liu, Chunqin Liu, Lili Geng, Guirong Wang, Jie Zhang, Changlong Shu,

Holotrichia oblita (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) and some other scarab beetles are the main soil-dwelling pests in China. Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) and Beauveria bassiana (Bb) are entomopathogens that have been used as biocontrol agents of various pests. However, scarab larvae especially H. oblita exhibited strong adaptability to these pathogens. Compared to other ... Read more >>

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Non-coding RNA suppresses FUS aggregation caused by mechanistic shear stress on pipetting in a sequence-dependent manner.

Nesreen Hamad, Ryoma Yoneda, Masatomo So, Riki Kurokawa, Takashi Nagata, Masato Katahira,

Fused in sarcoma/translocated in liposarcoma (FUS/TLS) is a multitasking RNA/DNA binding protein. FUS aggregation is implicated in various neurodegenerative diseases. RNA was suggested to modulate phase transition of FUS. Here, we found that FUS transforms into the amorphous aggregation state as an instant response to the shear stress caused by ... Read more >>

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Implementation of a multidisciplinary infections conference improves the treatment of spondylodiscitis.

D Ntalos, B Schoof, D M Thiesen, L Viezens, H Kleinertz, H Rohde, A Both, A Luebke, A Strahl, M Dreimann, M Stangenberg,

Establishing a multidisciplinary approach regarding the treatment of spondylodiscitis and analyzing its effect compared to a single discipline approach. 361 patients diagnosed with spondylodiscitis were included in this retrospective pre-post intervention study. The treatment strategy was either established by a single discipline approach (n = 149, year 2003-2011) or by a weekly ... Read more >>

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Carbon sphere-zinc sulphate nanohybrids for smart delivery of zinc in rice (Oryza sativa L).

Muthuraman Yuvaraj, Kizhaeral Sevathapandian Subramanian,

The laboratory research was attempted to find nano zinc fertilizer utilizing the carbon sphere as a substrate. Typically the encapsulation techniques are followed in the drug delivery system, the limited work was done in nano-based zinc micronutrient for slow release of nutrients to crop. The use efficiency of zinc micronutrients ... Read more >>

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Management of ongoing direct anticoagulant treatment in patients with hip fracture.

Carlo Rostagno, Alessandro Cartei, Gianluca Polidori, Roberto Civinini, Alice Ceccofiglio, Gaia Rubbieri, Massimo Curcio, Alberto Boccaccini, Adriano Peris, Domenico Prisco,

Aim of the present study was to investigate the effects of ongoing treatment with DOACs on time from trauma to surgery and on in-hospital clinical outcomes (blood losses, need for transfusion, mortality) in patients with hip fracture. Moreover we evaluated the adherence to current guidelines regarding the time from last ... Read more >>

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Toxoplasma gondii infection in domestic and wild felids as public health concerns: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Kareem Hatam-Nahavandi, Rafael Calero-Bernal, Mohammad Taghi Rahimi, Abdol Sattar Pagheh, Mehdi Zarean, Asiyeh Dezhkam, Ehsan Ahmadpour,

Felidae as definitive hosts for Toxoplasma gondii play a major role in transmission to all warm-blooded animals trough oocysts dissemination. Therefore the current comprehensive study was performed to determine the global status of T. gondii infection in domestic and wild felids aiming to provide comprehensive data of interest for further ... Read more >>

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Whole genome analysis of extensively drug resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains in Peru.

David Santos-Lazaro, Ronnie G Gavilan, Lely Solari, Aiko N Vigo, Zully M Puyen,

Peru has the highest burden of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in the Americas region. Since 1999, the annual number of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis (XDR-TB) Peruvian cases has been increasing, becoming a public health challenge. The objective of this study was to perform genomic characterization of Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains obtained from Peruvian patients ... Read more >>

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Structural, magnetic, and gigahertz-range electromagnetic wave absorption properties of bulk Ni-Zn ferrite.

M Derakhshani, E Taheri-Nassaj, M Jazirehpour, S M Masoudpanah,

Nickel-zinc ferrite (Ni<sub>0.5</sub>Zn<sub>0.5</sub>Fe<sub>2</sub>O<sub>4</sub>) powders were prepared by the conventional solid-state route and sintered at 1100 and 1300 °C for utilization as a tile electromagnetic wave absorber. Structural, magnetic, and microwave absorption properties were investigated by characterization techniques of X-ray diffraction, thermogravimetric analysis, Raman spectroscopy, electron microscopy, vibrating sample magnetometry, and vector ... Read more >>

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Publisher Correction: Human blood plasma factors affect the adhesion kinetics of Staphylococcus aureus to central venous catheters.

Gubesh Gunaratnam, Christian Spengler, Simone Trautmann, Philipp Jung, Johannes Mischo, Ben Wieland, Carlos Metz, Sören L Becker, Matthias Hannig, Karin Jacobs, Markus Bischoff,

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Cohort-based analysis of paternal opioid use in relation to offspring's BMI and plasma lipid profile.

Zahra Jalali, Saeed Bahrampour, Parvin Khalili, Morteza Khademalhosseini, Ali Esmaeili Nadimi,

A growing body of evidence suggests that opioid use may affect consumer's offspring by second-hand passive smoke exposure, as well as by transgenerational impacts mediated by genetic and epigenetic alterations of paternal gametes. In human studies, these effects are limited to investigating the neural, behavioral and cognitive characteristics of offspring. ... Read more >>

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Introducing a new pleosporalean family Sublophiostomataceae fam. nov. to accommodate Sublophiostoma gen. nov.

Sinang Hongsanan, Rungtiwa Phookamsak, Ishani D Goonasekara, Kasun M Thambugala, Kevin D Hyde, Jayarama D Bhat, Nakarin Suwannarach, Ratchadawan Cheewangkoon,

Collections of microfungi on bamboo and grasses in Thailand revealed an interesting species morphologically resembling Lophiostoma, but which can be distinguished from the latter based on multi-locus phylogeny. In this paper, a new genus, Sublophiostoma is introduced to accommodate the taxon, S. thailandica sp. nov. Phylogenetic analyses using combined ITS, ... Read more >>

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Structural characterization of a Type B chloramphenicol acetyltransferase from the emerging pathogen Elizabethkingia anophelis NUHP1.

Seyed Mohammad Ghafoori, Alyssa M Robles, Angelika M Arada, Paniz Shirmast, David M Dranow, Stephen J Mayclin, Donald D Lorimer, Peter J Myler, Thomas E Edwards, Misty L Kuhn, Jade K Forwood,

Elizabethkingia anophelis is an emerging multidrug resistant pathogen that has caused several global outbreaks. E. anophelis belongs to the large family of Flavobacteriaceae, which contains many bacteria that are plant, bird, fish, and human pathogens. Several antibiotic resistance genes are found within the E. anophelis genome, including a chloramphenicol acetyltransferase ... Read more >>

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Stochastic modelling of cellulose hydrolysis with Gauss and Weibull distributed transition probabilities.

Joseph Mcgreg Duru, Oana Cristina Pârvulescu, Tănase Dobre, Cristian Eugen Răducanu,

Two Markov-type stochastic models were developed to describe the kinetics of acid hydrolysis of cellulose. One of them involved a Gauss (normal) distribution of probabilities of chemical bond breaking, the other a Weibull distribution. It was considered that the random breaking of cellulose was based on the cleavage of a ... Read more >>

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Chloroplast genomes in Populus (Salicaceae): comparisons from an intensively sampled genus reveal dynamic patterns of evolution.

Jiawei Zhou, Shuo Zhang, Jie Wang, Hongmei Shen, Bin Ai, Wei Gao, Cuijun Zhang, Qili Fei, Daojun Yuan, Zhiqiang Wu, Luke R Tembrock, Sen Li, Cuihua Gu, Xuezhu Liao,

The chloroplast is one of two organelles containing a separate genome that codes for essential and distinct cellular functions such as photosynthesis. Given the importance of chloroplasts in plant metabolism, the genomic architecture and gene content have been strongly conserved through long periods of time and as such are useful ... Read more >>

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Genetic factors affect the susceptibility to bacterial infections in diabetes.

Johan R Simonsen, Annemari Käräjämäki, Anni A Antikainen, Iiro Toppila, Emma Ahlqvist, Rashmi Prasad, Dina Mansour-Aly, Valma Harjutsalo, Asko Järvinen, Tiinamaija Tuomi, Leif Groop, Carol Forsblom, Per-Henrik Groop, Niina Sandholm, Markku Lehto,

Diabetes increases the risk of bacterial infections. We investigated whether common genetic variants associate with infection susceptibility in Finnish diabetic individuals. We performed genome-wide association studies and pathway analysis for bacterial infection frequency in Finnish adult diabetic individuals (FinnDiane Study; N = 5092, Diabetes Registry Vaasa; N = 4247) using national register data on ... Read more >>

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Identification of potential plasma protein biomarkers for bipolar II disorder: a preliminary/exploratory study.

Sheng-Yu Lee, Tzu-Yun Wang, Ru-Band Lu, Liang-Jen Wang, Sung-Chou Li, Chi-Ying Tu, Cheng-Ho Chang, Yung-Chih Chiang, Kuo-Wang Tsai,

The diagnostic peripheral biomarkers are still lacking for the bipolar II disorder (BD-II). We used isobaric tags for relative and absolute quantification technology to identify five upregulated candidate proteins [matrix metallopeptidase 9 (MMP9), phenylalanyl-tRNA synthetase subunit beta (FARSB), peroxiredoxin 2 (PRDX2), carbonic anhydrase 1 (CA-1), and proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type ... Read more >>

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Neurovascular coupling (NVC) in newborns using processed EEG versus amplitude-EEG.

Yudhajit Das, Xinlong Wang, Srinivas Kota, Rong Zhang, Hanli Liu, Lina F Chalak,

There is a critical need for development of real time physiological biomarkers for birth asphyxia that constitutes a major global public health burden. Our recent study (Scientific Reports, V10:9183, 2020) established a novel non-invasive neurovascular coupling (NVC) assessment in newborns using dynamic wavelet transform coherence (WTC) analysis irrespective of different ... Read more >>

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Multisensory visuo-tactile context learning enhances the guidance of unisensory visual search.

Siyi Chen, Zhuanghua Shi, Hermann J Müller, Thomas Geyer,

Does multisensory distractor-target context learning enhance visual search over and above unisensory learning? To address this, we had participants perform a visual search task under both uni- and multisensory conditions. Search arrays consisted of one Gabor target that differed from three homogeneous distractors in orientation; participants had to discriminate the ... Read more >>

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Endodontic length measurements using cone beam computed tomography with dedicated or conventional software at different voxel sizes.

Khoa Van Pham,

The aim of this study is to investigate the accuracies and the agreements of the 3D Endo software, conventional CBCT software Romexis Viewer at three voxel sizes, and the EAL ProPex Pixi in endodontic length measurements. Three hundred and twenty-nine root canals in 120 intact human extracted molars were accessed. ... Read more >>

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Customized depolarization spatial patterns with dynamic retardance functions.

David Marco, Guadalupe López-Morales, María Del Mar Sánchez-López, Ángel Lizana, Ignacio Moreno, Juan Campos,

In this work we demonstrate customized depolarization spatial patterns by imaging a dynamical time-dependent pixelated retarder. A proof-of-concept of the proposed method is presented, where a liquid-crystal spatial light modulator is used as a spatial retarder that emulates a controlled spatially variant depolarizing sample by addressing a time-dependent phase pattern. ... Read more >>

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Disruption of prepulse inhibition is associated with compulsive behavior severity and nucleus accumbens dopamine receptor changes in Sapap3 knockout mice.

Elizabeth E Manning, Abigail Y Wang, Linda M Saikali, Anna S Winner, Susanne E Ahmari,

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) is associated with disruption of sensorimotor gating, which may contribute to difficulties inhibiting intrusive thoughts and compulsive rituals. Neural mechanisms underlying these disturbances are unclear; however, striatal dopamine is implicated in regulation of sensorimotor gating and OCD pathophysiology. The goal of this study was to examine ... Read more >>

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Advanced glycation end products as predictors of renal function in youth with type 1 diabetes.

Josephine M Forbes, Selena Le Bagge, Samuel Righi, Amelia K Fotheringham, Linda A Gallo, Domenica A McCarthy, Sherman Leung, Tracey Baskerville, Janelle Nisbett, Adam Morton, Stephanie Teasdale, Neisha D'Silva, Helen Barrett, Timothy Jones, Jennifer Couper, Kim Donaghue, Nicole Isbel, David W Johnson, Leigh Donnellan, Permal Deo, Lisa K Akison, Karen M Moritz, Trisha O'Moore-Sullivan,

To examine if skin autofluorescence (sAF) differed in early adulthood between individuals with type 1 diabetes and age-matched controls and to ascertain if sAF aligned with risk for kidney disease. Young adults with type 1 diabetes (N = 100; 20.0 ± 2.8 years; M:F 54:46; FBG-11.6 ± 4.9 mmol/mol; diabetes duration 10.7 ± 5.2 years; BMI 24.5(5.3) kg/m<sup>2</sup>) and healthy controls ... Read more >>

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GABA enhancement by simple carbohydrates in yoghurt fermented using novel, self-cloned Lactobacillus plantarum Taj-Apis362 and metabolomics profiling.

Farah Salina Hussin, Shyan Yea Chay, Anis Shobirin Meor Hussin, Wan Zunairah Wan Ibadullah, Belal J Muhialdin, Mohd Syahmi Abd Ghani, Nazamid Saari,

This study aimed to enhance natural gamma aminobutyric acid (GABA) production in yoghurt by the addition of simple sugars and commercial prebiotics without the need for pyridoxal 5'-phosphate (PLP) cofactor. The simple sugars induced more GABA production (42.83-58.56 mg/100 g) compared to the prebiotics (34.19-40.51 mg/100 g), with glucose promoting the most GABA production ... Read more >>

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All-metal wideband metasurface for near-field transformation of medium-to-high gain electromagnetic sources.

Ali Lalbakhsh, Muhammad U Afzal, Touseef Hayat, Karu P Esselle, Kaushik Mandal,

Electromagnetic (EM) metasurfaces are essential in a wide range of EM engineering applications, from incorporated into antenna designs to separate devices like radome. Near-field manipulators are a class of metasurfaces engineered to tailor an EM source's radiation patterns by manipulating its near-field components. They can be made of all-dielectric, hybrid, ... Read more >>

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Comparative transcriptome analysis of cells from different areas reveals ROS responsive mechanism at sclerotial initiation stage in Morchella importuna.

Qizheng Liu, Guoqiang He, Jinkang Wei, Caihong Dong,

Morels are some of the most highly prized edible and medicinal mushrooms, with great economic and scientific value. Outdoor cultivation has been achieved and expanded on a large scale in China in recent years. Sclerotial formation is one of the most important phases during the morel life cycle, and previous ... Read more >>

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