Felipe Ascencio

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  1. Nuno, K., Villarruel-Lopez, A., Puebla-Perez, A.M., Romero-Velarde, E., Puebla-Mora, A.G., Ascencio, F. 2013 Effects of the marine microalgae Isochrysis galbana and Nannochloropsis oculata in diabetic rats. Journal of Functional Foods 5: 106-115

  2. Estrada, N., Velazquez, E., Rodriguez-Jaramillo, C., Ascencio, F. 2013 Morphofunctional study of hemocytes from lions-paw scallop Nodipecten Subnodosus. Immunobiology (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.imbio.2013.03.004).

  3. Luis-Villase?or, I.L., Castellanos-Cervantes, T., Gomez-Gil, B., Carrillo-Garcia, A.E., Campa-Cordova, A.I., Ascencio, F. 2013 Probiotics in the intestinal tract of juvenile whiltleg shrimp Litopenaeus vannamei: modulation of the bacterial community. World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 29: 257-265

  4. Guzman-Murillo MA., Ascencio F., Larrinaga-Mayoral JA. 2013 Germination and ROS-detoxification in the bell pepper (Capsicum annumm L.) under NaCl stress and treatment with microalgae extracts. Protoplasma 250: 33-42. doi: 10.1007/s00709-011-0369-z.


  5. Hernandez-Samano, A., Guzman-Garcia, X., Garcia-Barrientos, R., Guerrero-Legarreta, I., Ascencio-Valle, F., Sierra-Beltran, A. 2012 Effect of temperature and protease inhibitors on the proteases of sea cucumber (Isostichopus fuscus). In: Fernandez-Luque?o, F, Lopez-Valdez, F, Lozano-Muniz, S. (Eds.). Biotechnology Summit 2012, Yucatan, Mexico. pp. 32-36. March 12-21, 2012.

  6. Pacheco, R., Campa, A., Aguirre, G., Luna, A., Guzman, M.A. and Ascencio, F. 2012 Effect of Debaryomyces hansenii on the antioxidant response of juvenile white shrimp Litopenaeus vannamei. Revista MVZ Cordoba 17: 2820-2826

  7. Trabal N., Mazon-Suastegui JM., Vazquez-Juarez R., Ascencio-Valle F., Morales-Bojorquez E., Romero J. 2012 Molecular analysis of bacterial microbiota associated with oysters (Crassostrea gigas and Crassostrea corteziensis) in different growth phases at two cultivation sites. Microbial Ecology 64: 555-569

  8. Lopez-Aguilar, R., Medina-Hernandez, D., Ascencio-Valle, F., Troyo-Dieguez, E., Nieto-Garibay, A., Larrinaga-Mayoral, J. A., Arce-Montoya, M. and Gomez-Anduro, G.A. 2012 Comparative physiological responses to salt stress in cultivated and wild Capsicum species. African Journal of Biotechnology 11: 2642-2653

  9. Gomez-Anduro, G.A, Ascencio-Valle, F., Sotelo-Mundo, R., Campa-Cordova, A. and Yepiz-Plascencia, G. 2012 Cytosolic manganese superoxide dismutase genes from the white shrimp Litopenaeus vannamei and their expression during ontogeny and in response to LPS. Comparative Biochemestry and Physiology. Part B 162: 120-125.

  10. Escobedo-Lozano. A.Y., Estrada, N., Ascencio, F., Contreras, G., Alonso-Rodriguez, R. 2012 Accumulation, biotransformation, histopathology and paralysis, in the Pacific calico scallop Argopecten ventricosus, by the effect of the dinoflagellate Gymnodinium catenatum and its paralyzing toxins. Marine Drugs 10: 1044-1065

  11. Reyes-Becerril, M., Ascencio-Valle, F., Macias, M.E., Maldonado, M., Rojas, M., Esteban, M.A. 2012 Effect of marine silages enriched with Lactobacillus sakei 5-4 on haematoimmunological and growth response in Pacific red snaper (Lutjanus peru) exposed to Aeromonas veronii. Fish Shellfish Immunology 33: 984-992.

  12. Reyes, B. M., Ascencio-Valle, F., Meseguer, J., Tapia-Paniagua, S. T., Mori?igo, M. A. and Esteban, M. A. 2012 Debaryomyces hansenii L2 enriched diet enhances the immunity status, gene expression and intestine functionality in gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata L.). Journal of Aquaculture Research and Development 43: 1107-1118


  13. Tapia-Paniagua, S.T., Reyes-Becerril, M., Ascencio-Valle, F., Angeles-Esteban, M., Clavijo, E., Balebona, M.C. and Mori?igo, M.A. 2011 Modulation of the intestinal microbiota and immune system of farmed Sparus aurata by the administration of the yeast Debaryomyces hansenii L2 in conjunction with inulin. Journal of Aquaculture and Research Development S1:012.

  14. Angulo-Valadez, C.E., Ascencio, F., Jacquiet, P., Dorchies, P. and Cepeda-Palacios, R. 2011 Sheep and goat immune responses to nose bot infestation: a review. Medical Veterinary Entomology 25: 117-125

  15. Reyes-Becerril, M., Tovar-Ramirez, D., Ascencio-Valle, F., Civera-Cerecedo, R., Gracia-Lopez, V., Barbosa-Solimieu, V. and Angeles-Esteban, M. 2011 Effects of dietary supplementation with probiotic live yeast Debaryomyces hansenii on the immune and antioxidant systems of leopard grouper Mycteroperca rosacea infected with Aeromonas hydrophila. Aquaculture Research 42: 1676-1686

  16. Campa, A., Luna, A., Mazon, M., Aguirre, G., Ascencio, F. and Gonzalez, H. 2011 Efecto de bacterias probioticas en el cultivo larvario del ostion de placer Crassostrea corteziensis (Bivalvia: Ostreidae). Revista de Biologia Trpical 59: 183-191

  17. Reyes-Becerril, M., Ascencio-Valle, F., Tovar-Ramirez, D., Meseguer, J., Angeles-Esteban, M. 2011 Effects of polyamines on cellular innate immune response and the expression of immune-relevant genes in gilthead seabream leucocytes. Fish and Shellfish Immunology 30: 248-254

  18. Ruiz-Bustos, E., Sierra-Beltran, A.P., Romero-Geraldo, M.J. and Ascencio, F. 2011 Induccion de IgA e IgG anti-omp48 en conejos oralmente inmunizados con una fraccion extracelular de Aeromonas veronii. Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Pecuarias 2: 331-345

  19. Ruiz-Bustos, E., Wadstrom, T. and Ascencio, F. 2011 Participation of cell-surface hydrophobins for hemin binding in Helicobacter pylori. Folia Microbiologica 56: 241-245

  20. Reyes, B. M., Lopez, M. T., Ascencio, V. F., Meseguer, J. and Esteban A. M. A. 2011 Immune response of gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata) following experimental infection with Aeromonas hydrophila. Fish and Shellfish Immunology 31: 5464-570.

  21. Angulo-Valadez, C. E., Reyes-Becerril, M.C., Romero, G. M. J., Cepeda-Palacios, R., Zenteno, T. and Ascencio, F. 2011 Antioxidant enzymes in erythrocytes from goats seropositive to Oestrus ovis L. (Diptera: Oestridae) infection. Veterinary Parasitology 183: 140-145

  22. Arrieche, D., Maeda-Martinez, A.N., Zenteno-Savin, T., Ascencio-Valle, F. and Farias-Sanchez, J.A. 2011 Scope for growth, biochemical composition, an antioxidant immune responses of the penshell Atrina maura to flow velocity and concentration of microalgae. Aquaculture 319: 211-220.

  23. Luis-Villase?or, I.E., Macias-Rodriguez, M.E., Gomez-Gil, B., Ascencio, F. and Campa-Cordova, A.I. 2011 Beneficial effects of four Bacillus strains on the larval culture of Litopenaeus vannamei. Aquaculture 321: 136-144.

  24. Pacheco, R., Ascencio, F., Zarain, M., Gomez, G. and Campa, A. 2011 Enhancement of superoxide dismutase and catalase activity in juvenile brown shrimp, Farfantepenaeus californiensis (Holmes, 1900), fed β-1.3 glucan vitamin E, and β-carotene and infected with white spot syndrome virus. Latin American Journal of Aquatic Research 39: 534-543

  25. Masso-Silva J., Diamond G., Macias-Rodriguez M.E., Ascencio F. 2011 Genomic organization and tissue-specific expression of hepcidin in the Pacific mutton hamlet, Alphestes immaculatus (Breder, 1936). Fish and Shellfish Immunology 31: 1297-302


  26. Estrada, N.A., Rodriguez-Jaramillo, C., Contreras, G. and Ascencio, F. 2010 Effects of induced paralysis on hemocytes and tissues of the giant lions-paw scallop by paralyzing shellfish poison. Marine Biology 157: 1410-1415

  27. Hernandez-Montiel, L.G., Larralde-Corona, C.P., Vero, S., Lopez-Aburto, M.G., Ochoa, J.L. and Ascencio-Valle, F. 2010 Characterization of yeast Debaryomyces hansenii for the biological control of blue mold decay of Mexican lemon. Journal of Food 8: 49-56


  28. Macias-Rodriguez, M.E., Zagorec, M., Ascencio, F., Vazquez-Juarez, R. and Rojas, M. 2009 Lactobacillus fermentum BCS87 express muchus- and mucin-binding proteins on the cell surface. Journal of Applied Microbiology 107: 1866-1874

  29. Aguirre-Guzman, G., Sanchez-Martinez, J.G., Campa-Cordova, A.I., Luna-Gonzalez, A. and Ascencio F. 2009 Penaeid shrimp immune system. Thai Journal of Veterinary Medicine 39: 2005-215.

  30. Campa-Cordova, A.I., Gonzalez-Ocampo, H., Luna-Gonzalez, A., Mazon-Suastegui, J.M. and Ascencio, F. 2009 Growth, survival, and superoxide dismutase activity in juvenil Crassostrea cortenziensis (Hertlein, 1951) treated with probiotics. Hidrobiologica 19: 151-158.

  31. Cortes-Jacinto, E., Campa-Cordova, A.I., Ascencio, F., Villarreal-Colmenares, H. and Holguin-Pe?a, R.J. 2009 The effect of protein and energy levels in diet on the antioxidant activity of juvenile redclaw Cherax quadricarinatus (von Martens, 1868). Hidrobiologica 19: 77-83

  32. Lopez-Bola?os, C.C., Guzman-Murillo, M.A., Ruiz-Bustos, E. and Ascencio, F. 2009 The role of heparan sulfate on adhesion of 47 and 51 kDa outer membrane proteins of Helicobacter pylori to gastric cancer cells. Canadian Journal of Microbiology 55: 450-456

  33. Campa-Cordova, A.I., Nu?ez-Vazquez, E.J., Luna-Gonzalez, A., Romero-Geraldo, M.J. and Ascencio, F. 2009 Superoxide dismutase activity in juvenile Litopenaeus vannamei and Nadipecten subnodosus exposed to the toxic dinoflagellate Prorocentrum lima. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part C 149: 317-322

  34. Angulo-Valadez, C.E., Cepeda-Palacios, R., Ascencio, F., Jacquiet, P., Dorchies, P., Ramirez-Orduna, J.M. and Lopez, M.A. 2009 IgG antibody response against salivary gland antigen from Oestrus ovis L. larvae (Diptera: Oestridae) in experimentally and naturally infected goats. Veterinary Parasitology 161: 356-359

  35. Angulo-Valadez, C. E., Zepeda, R., Ascencio, F., Jacquiet, P., Dorchies, P. and Ramirez-Ordu?a, J.M. 2009 Relationships of systemic IgG antibody response and lesions caused by Oestrus ovis L. larvae (Diptera: Oestridae) in infected goats. REDVET. Revista Electronica de Veterinaria 10:


  36. Angulo-Valadez, C.E. Scala, A., Grisez, c., Prevot F., Bergeaud, J.P., Carta, A., Cepeda-Palacios, R., Ascencio F., Terefe G., Dorchies P. and Jacquiet, P. 2008 Specific IgG antibody responses in Oestrus ovis L. (Diptera: Oestridae) infected sheep: association with intensity of infection and larval development. Veterinary Parasitology 155: 257-263

  37. Reyes, B. M., Salinas, I., Cuesta, A., Meseguer, J., Tovar, R. D., Ascencio, V. F. and Esteban M. A. 2008 Oral delivery of live yeast Debaryomyces hansenii modulates the main innate immune parameters and the expression of immune-relevant genes in the gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata L.). Fish and Shellfish Immunology. 25: 731-739

  38. Macias-Rodriguez, M.E., Zagorec, M., Ascencio, F. and Rojas, M. 2008 Potential probiotic Lactobacillus strains for piglets from arid coasts. Annals of Microbiology 58: 641-648

  39. Reyes-Becerril, M., Tovar-Ramirez, D., Ascencio-Valle, F., Civera-Cerecedo, R., Gracia-Lopez, V. and Barbosa Solomieu, V. 2008 Effects of dietary live yeast Debaryomyces hansenii on the immune and antioxidant system in juvenile leopard grouper Mycteroperca rosacea exposed to stress. Aquaculture 280: 39-44


  40. Buentello, J.A., Reyes-Becerril, M., Romero-Geraldo, M.J. and Ascencio, F. 2007 Effects of dietary arginine on hematological parameters and immune function of channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus). Journal of Aquatic Animal Health 19: 195-203

  41. Guzman-Murillo, M.A., Lopez-Bola?os, C. Ledesma-Verdejo, T.; Roldan-Libenson, G.; Cadena-Roa, MA. and Ascencio, F. 2007 Effect of the fertilized-based culture media on the production of exocellular polysaccharides and cellular superoxido dismutase from Phaeodactylum tricornutum (BOHLIN). Journal of Applied Phycology .19:33-41

  42. Estrada, N. A. Lagos, N., Garcia, C., Maeda, A. N. and Ascencio, F. 2007 Effects of feeding Gymnodinium catenatum, a paralytic shellfish poison producer, supplied in a mixture of Isochrysis galbana to Pacific giant lions-paw scallop Nodipecten subnodosus and its toxicokinetics. Marine Biology 151: 1205-1214

  43. Angulo-Valadez, C.E., Cepeda-Palacios, R., Jacquiet, P., Dorchies, P., Prevot, F., Ascencio-Valle, F., Ramirez-Ordu?a, J. M. and Torres, F. 2007 Effects of immunization of Pelibuey lambs with Oestrus ovis digestive tract protein extracts on larval establishment and development. Veterinary Parasitology 143: 140-146

  44. Angulo-Valadez, C.E. Cepeda-Palacios, R., Ascencio, F., Jacquiet, P., Dorchies, P., Romero, M. J. and Khelifa, R. M. 2007 Proteolytic activity in salivary gland produced of sheep bot fly (Oestrus ovis) larvae. Veterinary Parasitology 149: 117-125

  45. Estrada, N.A., Romero, M.J., Campa, A.I., Luna, A. and Ascencio, F. 2007 Effects of the toxic dinoflagellate, Gymnodinium catenatum on hydrolytic and antioxidant enzymes, in tissues of giant lions-paw scallop Nodipeten subnodosus. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology 146: 502-510

  46. Buentello, J.A., Reyes-Becerril, M., Romero-Geraldo, M.J. and Ascencio-Valle, F. 2007 Effect of dietary arginine on hematological parameters and innate immune functions of cannel catfish. Journal of Aquatic Animal Health 19: 195-203


  47. Campa-Cordova, A.I., Luna-Gonzalez, A., Ascencio, F., Cortes-Jacinto, E. and Caceres-Martinez, C.J. 2006 Effects of chloramphenicol, erythromycin, and furazolidone on growth of Isochrysis galbana and Chaetoceros gracilis. Aquaculture 260: 145-150

  48. Gonzalez-Acosta, B., Bashan, Y., Hernandez-Saavedra, N.Y., Ascencio, F. and De la Cruz-Aguero, G. 2006 Seasonal seawater temperatures the major determinant for populations of culturable bacteria in the sediments of an intact mangrove in an arid region. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 55: 311?321

  49. Cordoba-Aguilar, A., Contreras-Gardu?o, J., Peralta-Vazquez, H., Luna-Gonzalez, A., Campa-Cordova, A. I. and Ascencio, F. 2006 Sexual comparisons in immune ability, parasite intensity and survival in two damselfly species. Journal of Insect Physiology 52: 861-869


  50. Barbosa-Solomieu, V., Degremont, L., Vazquez-Juarez, R., Ascencio, F., Boudry, P. and Renault, T. 2005 Ostreid Herpesvirus 1 (OsHV-1) detection among three successive generations of Pacific oysters (Crassostrea gigas). Virus Research 107: 47-56

  51. Silveira-Coffigny, R., Prieto-Trujillo, A. and Ascencio, F. 2005 Effects of different stressors in hematological variables in Oreochromis aureus S. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology 139: 245-250

  52. Vazquez-Juarez, R.C., Barrera-Salda?a, H.A., Gomez-Chiarri, M., Hernandez-Saavedra, N.Y., Dumas, S., and Ascencio, F. 2005 Evaluation of DNA vaccination of spotted sand bass (Paralabrax maculatofasciatus) with the major outer-membrane protein-encoding genes from Aeromonas veronii. Fish and Shellfish Immunology 19: 153-163

  53. Aguirre-Guzman, G., Ascencio, F. and Saulnier, D. 2005 Pathogenicity of Vibrio penaeicida for white shrimp Litopenaeus vannamei; a cysteine protease-like exotoxin as a virulence factor. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 67: 201-207

  54. Vazquez-Juarez, R.C., Gomez-Chiarri, M., Barrera-Salda?a, H. A., Hernandez-Saavedra, N. Y. and Ascencio, F. 2005 The major Aeromonas veronii outer membrane protein: gene cloning and sequence analysis. Current Microbiology 51: 372-378

  55. Silveira-Cofigny, R., Martinez-Perez, M. and Ascencio-Valle, F. 2005 Caracteristicas morfologicas y citoqimicas de las celulas de la sangre periferica de Oreochromis aureus S. Cichlidae. REDVET. Revista Electr?nica de Veterinaria 6

  56. Campa-Cordoba, A.I., Hernandez-Saavedra, N. Y., Aguirre-Guzman, G. and Ascencio, F. 2005. Immunomodulatory response of superoxide dismutase in juvenile American white shrimp (Litopenaeus vannamei) exponed to immunostimulants. Ciencias Marinas 31: 661-669


  57. Vazquez-Juarez, R.C., Romero-Geraldo, M.J., and Ascencio, F. 2004 Adhesive properties of a lamB-like outer membrana protein and its contribution to Aeromonas veronii adhesion. Journal of Applied Microbiology 96, 700-708.

  58. Ascencio, F., Gama, L., De Philippis, R. and Ho, B. 2004 Effectiveness of Cyanothece and Cyanospira capsulata exocellular polysaccharides as anti-adhesive agents for blocking attachment of Helicobacter pylori to human gastric cells. Folia Microbiologica 41: 64-70

  59. A.I. Campa-Cordova, N.Y. Hernandez-Saavedra, R. De Philippis, and F. Ascencio 2004. Antioxidant response of superoxide dismutase in American White Shrimp (Litopenaeus vannamei) exposed to sulfated polysaccharide and β-glucan. Journal of Marine Biotechnology 6: S91-S94.

  60. Ascencio, F., Guzman-Murillo, M. A. and de Philippis, R. 2004 Anti-Adhesive and immunostimulatory activities of marine microalgae and cyanobacteria sulfated polysaccharides. Journal of Marine Biotechnology 6: S231-S234

  61. Barbosa-Solomieu, V., Miossec, L., Vazquez-Juarez, R., Ascencio, F. and Renault, T. 2004 Diagnosis of Ostreid herpesvirus 1 (OsHV-1) in fixed paraffin-embedded archival samples using PCR and in situ hybridization. Journal of Virological Methods 119: 65-72

  62. Wing, Y., Ho, B. and Ascencio, F. 2004 Neither gastric topological distribution nor principle virulence genes of Helicobacter pylori contributes to clinical outcomes. World Journal of Gastroenterology 10: 3274-3277

  63. Aguirre-Guzman, G., Mejia-Ruiz, H. and Ascencio, F. 2004 A review of extracellular virulence product of vibrio species important in diseases of cultivated shrimp. Aquaculture Research 35: 1395-1404

  64. Luna-Gonzalez, A., Maeda-Martinez, A.N., Ascencio, F. and Robles-Mungaray, M. 2003 Ontogenic variations of hydrolytic enzymes in the Pacific oyster Crassostrea gigas. Fish and Shellfish Immunology 16: 287-294


  65. Zarain-Herzberg, M., Hernandez-Saavedra, N.Y., and Ascencio, F. 2003 Biological characterization of a less virulent taura syndrome in pacific white shrimp Litopenaeus vannamei (Crustacea: Decapoda): gross signs, histopathological lesions, and mortalities. Journal of the World Aquaculture Society 34: 99-105

  66. Aguirre-Guzman, G., Labreuche, Y., Ansquer, D., Espian, B., Levy, P., Ascencio, F. and Sulnier, D. 2003 Proteinaceous exotoxins of shrimp-pathogenic isolates of Vibrio penaeicida and V. nigripulchritudo. Ciencias Marinas 29: 77-88

  67. Vazquez-Juarez, R.C., Barrera-Salda?a, H.A., Hernandez-Saavedra, N.Y., Gomez-Chiarri, M. and Ascencio, F. 2003 Molecular cloning, sequencing and characterization of omp48, the gene encoding for an antigenic outer membrane protein from Aeromonas veronii. Journal of Applied Microbiology 94: 908-918


  68. Campa-Cordova, A.I., Hernandez-Saavedra, N.Y., De Philippis, R. and Ascencio, F. 2002 Generation of superoxide anion and SOD activity in American white shrimp (Litopenaeus vannamei) haemocytes and muscle as a response to β-glucan and sulfated polysaccharides. Fish and Shellfish Immunology 12: 353-366

  69. Jimenez-Vega, F., Sotelo-Mundo, R.R., Ascencio, F. and Vargas-Albores, F.. 2002 1,3-β-glucan binding protein (BGBP) from the white shrimp Penaeus vannamei, is also a heparin binding protein. Fish and Shellfish Immunology 13: 171-181

  70. Luna-Gonzalez, A., Maeda-Martinez, A.N. and Ascencio, F. 2002 Comparative susceptibility of veliger larvae of four bivalve mollusks to a Vibrio alginolyticus strain. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 49: 212-226

  71. Rojas-Contreras, M., Ascencio, F. and Conway, P. 2002 Purification and characterization of a surface protein from Lactobacillus fermentum 104R that binds to porcine small intestine mucus and gastric mucin. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 68: 2330-2336

  72. Campa-Cordova, A. I., Hernandez-Saavedra, N. Y. and Ascencio, F. 2002 Superoxide dismutase as modulator of immune function in cultured shrimp. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology 133: 557-565

  73. Aguirre-Guzman, G., Vazquez-Juarez, R. and Ascencio, F. 2002 Efecto de diferentes especies de Vibrio sobre la sobrevivencia larval del camaron blanco (Litopenaeus vannamei). Panorama Acuicola 7: 18-19


  74. Merino-Contreras, M.L., Guzman-Murillo, M.A., Ruiz-Bustos, E., Romero, M.J., Cadena-Roa, M.A. and Ascencio, F. 2001 Mucosal immune response of spotted sand bass (Paralabrax maculatofasciatus) orally immunized with an extracellular lectin of Aeromonas veronii. Fish and Shellfish Immunology 11: 115-126

  75. Ruiz-Bustos, E., Ochoa, J.L., Wadstrom, T. and Ascencio, F. 2001 Isolation and characterization of putative adhesins from Helicobacter pylori with affinity for heparan sulphate proteoglycan. Journal of Medical Microbiology 50: 215-222

  76. Guzman-Murillo MA and Ascencio F 2001. Enzyme-linked, biotin-streptavidin bacterial-adhesion assay to study Helicobacter pylori lectin-like interactions to cultured cells. Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 11: 35-39

  77. Zarain-Herzberg, M. and Ascencio, F. 2001 Taura Syndrome in Mexico: Follow up Study in Shrimp Farms of Sinaloa. Aquaculture 193: 1-9

  78. Guzman-Murillo, M.A., Ruiz-Bustos, E. and Ascencio, F. 2001 Involvement of the heparan sulfate-binding proteins of Helicobacter pylori in its adherence to HeLa S3 and Kato III cell lines. Journal of Medical Microbiology 50: 320-329

  79. Aguirre-Guzman, G., Vazquez-Juarez, R. and Ascencio, F. 2001 Differences in susceptibility of American white shrimp larvae (Litopenaeus vannamei) to four Vibrio species. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology 78: 215-219


  80. Guzman-Murillo, M.A., Merino-Contreras, M.L. and Ascencio, F. 2000 Interaction between Aeromonas veronii and epithelial cells of spotted sand bass (Paralabrax maculatofasciatus) in culture. Journal of Applied Microbiology 88: 879-906

  81. Ruiz-Bustos, E., Sierra-Beltran, A., Romero, M.J., Rodriguez-Jaramillo, C. and Ascencio, F. 2000 Protection of BALB/c mice against experimental Helicobacter pylori infection by oral immunization with H. pylori heparan sulfate-binding proteins coupled to cholera toxin β-subunit. Journal of Medical Microbiology 49: 535-541

  82. Guzman-Murillo, M.A. and Ascencio, F. 2000 Antiadhesive activity of sulfated polysaccharides of microalgae on the attachment of red-soredisease-associated bacteria and Helicobacter pylori to tissue-culture cells. Letters in Applied Microbiology 30: 473-478

  83. Ascencio, F., Hirst, T. R. and Wadstrom, T. 2000 Production and secretion of collagen-binding proteins secretion by Aeromonas hydrophila. Journal of Applied Microbiology 89: 607-616

  84. Castellanos, T., Ascencio, F, and Bashan, Y. 2000. Starvation-induced changes in the cell-surface of Azospirillum lipoferum. Microbiology Ecology 33: 1-9


  85. Ascencio, F., Martinez-Arias, W., Romero, M.J. and Wadstrom T 1998 Analysis of Aeromonas caviae, A. hydrophyla and A. sobria interactions to fish, bovine, and porcine mucins. FEMS Immunology and Medical Microbiology 20: 219-229

  86. Ascencio, F. and Wadstrom, T. 1998 Isolation and characterization of a collagen-binding protein from the human gastric pathogen Aeromonas hydrophila. Journal of Medical Microbiology 47: 1-10

  87. Sainz, J.C., Maeda-Martinez, A.N. and Ascencio, F. 1998 Experimental vibriosis induction with Vibrio alginolyticus in larvae of Argopecten circularis, mollusca. Microbial Ecology 35: 188-192

  88. Castellanos, T., Ascencio, F., and Bashan, Y. 1998 Cell surface lectins of Azospirillum sp. Current Microbiology 36: 241-244

  89. Ramirez-Orozco, M, Hernandez-Saavedra, N.Y., Ascencio-Valle, F., Acosta-Gonzalez, B. and Ochoa, J.L. 1998 Cell yield and superoxide dismutase activity of the marine yeast Debaryomyces hansenii under different culture conditions. Journal of Marine Biotechnology 6: 255-259


  90. Castellanos T, Ascencio F, and Bashan Y 1997 Cell surface hydrophobicity and cell surface charge of Azospirillum sp. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 24: 159-172.


  91. Amini, H.R., Ascencio, F., Utt, M. and Wadstrom T, 1996 Immunochemical properties of a 60 kDa cell surface-associated Hsp60 protein-like from Helicobacter pylori. FEMS Immunology and Medical Microbiology 16: 163-172

  92. Amini, H.R., Ascencio, F., Ruiz-Bustos, E., Romero, M.J. and Wadstrom, T. 1996 Cryptic epitopes of a 60 kDa heat shock protein from Helicobacter pylori binds bovine lactoferrin. FEMS Immunology and Medical Microbiology 16: 247-255


  93. Ascencio, F., Ljungh, A. and Wadstrom, T. 1995 Cell surface properties of the food- and water-borne pathogen Aeromonas hydrophila stored in water and buffered saline solutions. Archives of Microbiology 163: 366-372

  94. Ascencio, F., Johansson, G. and Wadstrom, T. 1995 Cell surface charge and hydrophobicity of collagen-binding Aeromonas and Vibrio strains. Archives of Microbiology 164: 223-230

  95. Ascencio, F., Hansson, H.-A., Larm, O. and Wadstrom, T. 1995 Helicobacter pylori interacts with heparin and heparin-dependent growth factors. FEMS Immunology and Medical Microbiology. 12: 265-272

  96. Ascencio, F., Sierra, A., Ruiz-Bustos, E., Romero, M. J., Greene, A. and Wadstrom, T. 1995 A lectin from Aeromonas hydrophila with affinity for mucosal constituents: A possible putative antigen for developing a mucosal vaccine against A. hydrophila infections. Journal of Marine Biotechnology 3: 179-181

  97. Hamid-Reza, A., Ascencio, F., Ljungh, A., and Wadstrom, T. 1995 Particle agglutination assay for detection of albumin- and IgG-binding cell surface components of Helicobacter pylori. Zentralblatt fur Bakteriologie 282: 255-264


  98. Ascencio, F. and Wadstrom, T. 1994 Coated-bead assay for microbial cell-associated and extracellular protease activity. Microbios 79: 139-144


  99. Ascencio, F., Wei, S., Fransson, L. A. and Wadstrom, T. 1993 Affinity of N-sulphated glucosaminoglycan Heparan sulphate for the human gastric pathogen Helicobacter pylori. Journal of Medical Microbiology 38: 240-244

  100. Jakab, E., Paulsson, M., Ascencio, F. and Ljungh, A. 1993 Expression of fibronectin and vitronectin binding by Candida albicans yeast. Acta Pathologica, Microbiologica et Immunologica Scandinavica 101: 187-193

  101. Guruge, J.L., Ascencio, F., Kreager, A., Ljungh, A. and Wadstrom, T. 1993 Isolation of a sialic-specific surface Haemagglutination of Helicobacter pylori strain NCTC 11637. Zentralblatt fur Bakteriologie. 280: 93-106

  102. Schmidt, K.H.., Ascencio, F., Fransson, L. A., Kohler, W. and Wadstrom, T. 1993 Studies on binding of glycosaminoglycans to Streptococcus pyogenes using 125I-heparan sulphate as a probe. Zentralblatt fur Bakteriologie. 279: 472-483

  103. Guruge, J.L., Ascencio, F., Ljungh, A. and Wadstrom, T. 1993 Rapid detection and characterization of sialic acid-specific lectins of Helicobacter pylori. Acta Pathologica, Microbiologica et Immunologica Scandinavica 101: 695-702

  104. Vazquez-Juarez, R., Ascencio, F., Andlid, T., Gustafsson, L. and Wadstrom, T. 1993 Growth condition for the expression of potential virulence factors of the gut-associated yeast of the flat fish. Canadian Journal of Microbiology 39: 1135-1141

  105. Liang, O., Ascencio, F., Vazquez, R. and Wadstrom, T. 1993 Binding of collagen, fibronectin, lactoferrin and heparan sulphate to Staphylococcus aureus strain V8 at various growth phases and under nutrient stress conditions. Zentralblatt fur Bakteriologie 279: 180-190

  106. Wadstrom, T., Ascencio, F., Ljungh, A., Lelwala-Guruge, J., Ringner, M., Utt, M. and Valkonen, K. 1993 Helicobacter pylori adhesins. European Journal of Gastroenterology 5: S12-S15


  107. Ascencio, F., Ljungh, A. and Wadstrom, T. 1992 Characterization of lactoferrin binding to Aeromonas hydrophila. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 58: 42-47

  108. Ascencio, F., Ljungh, A. and Wadstrom, T. 1992 Lactoferrin binding properties of Vibrio cholerae. Microbios 70: 103-117

  109. Olusanya, O., Steinruck, H., Aleljung, P., Ascencio, F., Curman, B., Jarnerot, G., Wadstrom, T. and Ljungh, A. 1992 Surface properties, connective tissue protein binding and shiga-like toxin production of Escherichia coli isolated from pattients with ulcerative colitis. Zentralblatt fur Bakteriologie 276: 254-263

  110. Liang, O., Ascencio, F., Fransson, L. A. and Wadstrom, T. 1992 Binding of heparan sulfate to Staphylococcus aureus. Infection and Immunity 60: 899-906

  111. Paulsson, M., Liang, O., Ascencio, F. and Wadstrom, T. 1992 Vitronectin binding surface proteins of Staphylococcus aureus. Zentralblatt fur Bakteriologie 277: 54-64


  112. Ascencio, F., Ljungh, A. and Wadstrom, T. 1991 Comparative study of extracellular matrix proteins binding to Aeromonas hydrophila isolated from diseased fish and human infections. Microbios 65: 135-146

  113. Ascencio, F. and Wadstrom, T. 1991 Effect of Aeromonas proteases on the binding of Aeromonas hydrophila strains to connective tissue proteins. Microbios 66: 27-37

  114. Ascencio, F., Ljungh, A. and Wadstrom, T. 1991 New lectins and other putative adhesins in Aeromonas hydrophila. Experientia 47: 414-416


  115. Ascencio, F., Aleljung, P. and Wadstrom, T. 1990 Particle agglutination assays to identify fibronectin and collagen cell surface receptors and lectins in Aeromonas and Vibrio species. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 56: 1926-1931

  116. Ascencio, F., Aleljung, P., Olusanya, O. and Wadstrom, T. 1990 Type I and IV collagen and fibrinogen binding to Aeromonas species isolated from various sources. Zentralblatt fur Bakteriologie 273: 186-194


  117. Ascencio, F., Lelwala Guruge J., Ljungh, A., Megraud, F., Wei S. and Wadstrom T. 1989 Lectin typing of Campylobacter pylori. Klin Wochenschr, 67 (Suppl XVIII):2


  118. Ascencio, F. and Ochoa, J. L. 1988 Cell surface hydrophobicity of halobacteria. Revista Latinoamericana de Microbiologia 30: 147-153

  119. Ascencio-Valle, F., Lopez-Cortes, A. and Ochoa, J.L. 1988 Differences in cell surface hydrophobicity of pigmented halobacteria and corresponding achromatic strains evidenced by adsorption onto Phenyl-Sepharose. Microbios Letters 37: 131-135

  120. Ochoa, J.L. and Ascencio-Valle, F. 1988 Difference in cell surface hydrophobicity of Halobacterium salinarum strains. Journal of Chromatography 449: 322-325

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