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  • Palma-Vasquez, Claudia; Serra, Consol; Delclos, George L.; Ramada Rodilla, José María, 1961-; Benavides, Fernando G. (Fernando García); Carreras, Rosa; Orpella, Xavier; Taboada, Isabel; Diego, Carmen; Campo, Mª Teresa del; Castañón, Juan; González, Vicenç; Beltrán, Ana; López, Alonso; Nieto, Sandra; Cendón, Laia (Asociación Española de Especialistas en Medicina del Trabajo, 2021)
    Antecedentes: La infra-notificación y reconocimiento de enfermedad profesional (EP) es un problema secular en España y demás países europeos. El proyecto de Carga de la Enfermedad Profesional en España (CEPS) pretende ...
  • Grebennikov, Dmitry; Kholodareva, Ekaterina; Sazonov, Igor; Karsonova, Antonina; Meyerhans, Andreas; Bocharov, Gennady A. (MDPI, 2021)
    SARS-CoV-2 infection represents a global threat to human health. Various approaches were employed to reveal the pathogenetic mechanisms of COVID-19. Mathematical and computational modelling is a powerful tool to describe ...
  • Tapia-Abellán, Ana; Angosto-Bazarra, Diego; Alarcón-Vila, Cristina; Baños, María C.; Hafner-Bratkovič, Iva; Oliva Miguel, Baldomero; Pelegrín, Pablo; Pelegrín, Pablo (American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), 2021)
    The NLRP3 inflammasome is activated by a wide range of stimuli and drives diverse inflammatory diseases. The decrease of intracellular K+ concentration is a minimal upstream signal to most of the NLRP3 activation models. ...
  • Alari-Pahissa, Elisenda; Ataya Fernández, Michelle, 1993-; Moraitis, Ilias; Campos Ruiz, Miriam; Altadill, Mireia; Muntasell i Castellví, Aura, 1972-; Moles, Anna; López-Botet, Miguel (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2021)
    Epstein Barr virus (EBV) causes a highly prevalent and lifelong infection contributing to the development of some malignancies. In addition to the key role played by T cells in controlling this pathogen, NK cells mediate ...
  • van Eyk, Clare L.; Webber, Dani L.; Minoche, André E.; Pérez Jurado, Luis Alberto; Corbett, Mark A.; Gardner, Alison E.; Berry, Jesia G.; Harper, Kelly; MacLennan, Alastair H.; Gecz, Jozef (Nature Research, 2021)
    Cerebral palsy (CP) is the most common cause of childhood physical disability, with incidence between 1/500 and 1/700 births in the developed world. Despite increasing evidence for a major contribution of genetics to CP ...
  • Sazonov, Igor; Grebennikov, Dmitry; Meyerhans, Andreas; Bocharov, Gennady A. (MDPI, 2021)
    Replication of Human Immunodeficiency Virus type 1 (HIV) in infected CD4+ T cells represents a key driver of HIV infection. The HIV life cycle is characterised by the heterogeneity of infected cells with respect to ...
  • Garcia-Elias Heras, Anna; Tajes Orduña, Marta; Yañez Bisbe, Laia; Enjuanes Grau, Cristina; Comín Colet, Josep; Serra, Selma A.; Fernández-Fernández, José Manuel, 1967-; Aguilar-Agon, Kathryn W.; Reilly, Svetlana; Martí Almor, Julio; Benito Villabriga, Begoña (MDPI, 2021)
    MicroRNAs (miRNAs) participate in atrial remodeling and atrial fibrillation (AF) promotion. We determined the circulating miRNA profile in patients with AF and heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF), and its ...
  • Fonseca Casals, Francina, 1972-; Mestre-Pintó, Juan Ignacio; Gómez-Gómez, Àlex; Martínez-Sanvisens, Diana; Rodríguez-Minguela, Rocío; Papaseit Fontanet, Esther; Pérez Mañá, Clara; Langohr, Klaus; Valverde Granados, Olga; Pozo Mendoza, Óscar J., 1975-; Farré Albaladejo, Magí; Pérez Mañá, Clara; Neurodep Group (MDPI, 2020)
    Major depression disorder (MDD) is the most prevalent psychiatric comorbid condition in cocaine use disorder (CUD). The comorbid MDD might be primary-MDD (CUD-primary-MDD) or cocaine-induced MDD (CUD-induced-MDD), and their ...
  • Engel-Pizcueta, Carolyn; Pujades Corbi, Cristina (Frontiers, 2021)
    Cells in growing tissues receive both biochemical and physical cues from their microenvironment. Growing evidence has shown that mechanical signals are fundamental regulators of cell behavior. However, how physical properties ...
  • Liu, Shanlin; Marquès i Bonet, Tomàs, 1975-; Gilbert, M Thomas (Elsevier, 2021)
    Only five species of the once-diverse Rhinocerotidae remain, making the reconstruction of their evolutionary history a challenge to biologists since Darwin. We sequenced genomes from five rhinoceros species (three extinct ...
  • Arenas, M. Carmen; Castro Zavala, Adriana, 1988-; Martín Sánchez, Ana; Blanco-Gandía, M. Carmen; Miñarro, José; Valverde Granados, Olga; Manzanedo, Carmen (Elsevier, 2022)
    The prepulse inhibition (PPI) of the startle response can identify the rodents that are more sensitive to the effects of cocaine. Mice with a lower PPI presented a higher vulnerability to the effects of cocaine and a higher ...
  • Sreenivasan, Krishnamoorthy; Rodríguez de la Rosa, Alejandra; Kim, Johnny; Mesquita, Diana; Segalés Dalmau, Jessica; Gómez del Arco, Pablo; Espejo, Isabel; Ianni, Alessandro; Di Croce, Luciano; Relaix, Frederic; Redondo, Juan Miguel; Braun, Thomas; Serrano Sánchez, Antonio L.; Perdiguero, Eusebio, 1968-; Muñoz Cánoves, Pura, 1962- (Elsevier, 2021)
    Regeneration of skeletal muscle requires resident stem cells called satellite cells. Here, we report that the chromatin remodeler CHD4, a member of the nucleosome remodeling and deacetylase (NuRD) repressive complex, is ...
  • Real de Asua, Diego; Mayer, Miguel Ángel, 1960-; Ortega, María del Carmen; Borrel, Jose M.; Bermejo, Teresa de Jesús; González Lamuño, Domingo; Manso, Coral; Moldenhauer, Fernando; Carmona Iragui, María; Hüls, Anke; Sherman, Stephanie L.; Strydom, Andre; Torre Fornell, Rafael de la; Dierssen, Mara (MDPI, 2021)
    Whether the increased risk for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) hospitalization and death observed in Down syndrome (DS) are disease specific or also occur in individuals with DS and non-COVID-19 pneumonias is unknown. ...
  • Pérez Solá, Victor; Roca, Miquel; Alonso Caballero, Jordi; Gabilondo Cuéllar, Andrea; Hernando, Teresa; Sicras Mainar, Antoni; Sicras Navarro, Aram; Herrera, Berta; Vieta, Eduard (Elsevier, 2021)
    Background: To determine the incidence of Treatment-Resistant Depression (TRD) in Spain and to estimate its economic burden, using real world data. Methods: A retrospective, observational-study was carried out using data ...
  • Stepniewski, Tomasz Maciej, 1988-; Mancini, Arturo; Ågren, Richard; Torrens Fontanals, Mariona; Semache, Meriem; Bouvier, Michel; Sahlholm, Kristoffer; Breton, Billy; Selent, Jana (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2021)
    Brain functions rely on neurotransmitters that mediate communication between billions of neurons. Disruption of this communication can result in a plethora of psychiatric and neurological disorders. In this work, we combine ...
  • Poyatos, Lourdes; Papaseit Fontanet, Esther; Olesti Muñoz, Eulàlia, 1991-; Pérez Mañá, Clara; Ventura, Mireia; Carbón Mallol, Xoán; Grifell Guardia, Marc; Fonseca Casals, Francina, 1972-; Torrens, Marta; Torre Fornell, Rafael de la; Farré Albaladejo, Magí (MDPI, 2021)
    Considered the β-keto analogue of 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA, ecstasy), 3,4-Methylenedioxymethcathinone (methylone) is a synthetic cathinone. Over the years, methylone has been used as a substitute for ...
  • Zamora Pérez, Paula, 1988-; Pelaz, Beatriz; Tsoutsi, Dionysia; Soliman, Mahmoud G.; Parak, Wolfgang J.; Rivera Gil, Pilar, 1976- (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2021)
    We used hyperspectral-enhanced dark field microscopy for studying physicochemical changes in biomaterials by tracking their unique spectral signatures along their pathway through different biological environments typically ...
  • Cañas Arranz, Rodrigo; de León, Patricia; Defaus, Sira; Torres, Elisa; Forner, Mar; Bustos, María J.; Andreu Martínez, David; Blanco, Esther; Sobrino, Francisco (MDPI, 2021)
    An approach based on a dendrimer display of B- and T-cell epitopes relevant for antibody induction has been shown to be effective as a foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) vaccine. B2T dendrimers combining two copies of the major ...
  • Llorente Lope, Carolina, 1989-; Revuelta, Gema; Carrió, Mar (Sissa Medialab, 2021)
    A new regime of science production is emerging from the involvement of non-scientists. The present study aims to improve understanding of this phenomenon with an analysis of 16 interviews with Spanish coordinators of ...
  • Vogel-González, Marina; Musa-Afaneh, Dunia; Rivera Gil, Pilar, 1976-; Vicente García, Rubén, 1978- (MDPI, 2021)
    Triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) tends to metastasize to the brain, a step that worsens the patient's prognosis. The specific hallmarks that determine successful metastasis are motility and invasion, microenvironment ...

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