Publicaciones Patología de Peces


PIAZZON, M.C., DEL POZO, R., CALDUCH-GINER, J., PICARD, A., ESTENSORO, I., PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J. SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 2018. Hints on T cell responses in a fish-parasite model: Enteromyxum leei induces differential expression of T cell signature molecules depending on the organ and the infection status. Parasites & Vectors, 11:443.

ABOS, B., ESTENSORO, I., PERDIGUERO, P.,  FABER, M., HU, E.,  DÍAZ ROSALES, P., GRANJA, A.G., SECOMBES, C.J., HOLLAND, J.W., TAFALLA, C. 2018. Dysregulation of B Cell Activity During Proliferative Kidney Disease in Rainbow Trout. Frontiers in Immunology, 9: Article 1203

ESTENSORO, I., PÉREZ-CORDÓN, G., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., PIAZZON, M.C. 2018. Bromodeoxyuridine DNA labelling reveals host and parasite proliferation in a fish-myxozoan model. Journal of Fish Diseases, 41: 651-662.

RONZA, P., ROBLEDO, D., BERMÚDEZ, R., LOSADA, A.P., PARDO, B.G., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., QUIROGA, M.I. MARTÍNEZ, P. 2016. RNA-seq analysis of early enteromyxosis in turbot (Scophthalmus maximus): new insights on host-parasite interaction. International Journal for Parasitology, 46: 507–517.

HARTIGAN, A, ESTENSORO, I., VANCOVÁ, M., BÍLÝ, T., PATRA, S., ESZTERBAUER E., HOLZER, A.S. 2016. New cell motility model observed in parasitic cnidarian Sphaerospora molnari (Myxozoa:Myxosporea) blood stages in fish. Scientific Reports 6:39093.

MARSHALL, W.L., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., BROWN, H.M., MACWILLIAM, T., RICHMOND, Z., LAMSON, H., MORRISON, D.B., AFONSO, L.O.B. 2016. Long-term epidemiological survey of Kudoa thrysites(Myxozoa) in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) Canadian farms. Journal of Fish Diseases 39:929-946.

RONZA, P., BERMÚDEZ, R., LOSADA, A.P., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., PARDO, B.G., QUIROGA, M.I. 2014. Immunohistochemical detection and gene expression analysis of TNFα in turbot (Scophthalmus maximus) enteromyxosis. Fish & Shellfish Immunology, 47:368-376.

ROBLEDO, D., RONZA, P., LOSADA, A.P., BERMÚDEZ, R., PARDO, B.G., REDONDO, M.J. HARRISON, P.W., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., QUIROGA, M.I., MARTÍNEZ, P. 2014. RNA-seq analysis reveals significant transcriptome changes in turbot (Scophthalmus maximus) suffering severe enteromyxosis. BMC Genomics, 5:1149.

BJORK, S.J., ZHANG, Y.A., HURST, C.H, ALONSO-NAVEIRO, M.E.,  ALEXANDER, J.D., SUNYER, J.O., BARTHOLOMEW, J.L. 2014. Defenses of susceptible and resistant Chinook salmon (Onchorhynchus tshawytscha) against the myxozoan parasite Ceratomyxa shastaFish & Shellfish Immunology, 37:87-95.

ESTENSORO, I., REDONDO, M.J., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 2014. Immunohistochemical characterization of polyclonal antibodies against Enteromyxum leei and Enteromyxum scophthalmi, intestinal parasites of fish (Myxozoa: Myxosporea). Journal of Fish Diseases, 37:785-796.

ESTENSORO, I., JUNG-SCHROERS, V., ÁLVAREZ-PELLITERO, P., STEINHAGEN, D., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 2013. Effects of Enteromyxum leei (Myxozoa) infection on gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata) (Teleostei) intestinal mucus: glycoprotein profile and bacterial adhesión. Parasitology Research, 112:567–576.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., PALENZUELA, O. 2013. “Myxozoan Biology and Ecology”. In: Fisheries and Aquaculture, [Eds. UNESCO-EOLSS Joint Committee ], in Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), Developed under the Auspices of the UNESCO, Eolss Publishers, Oxford ,UK, [] “EOLSS (Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems). UNESCO publishing.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., PALENZUELA, O. 2012. Enteromyxum species. In: “Fish Parasites: Pathobiology and Protection”. Chapter 9, pp: 163-176.Eds. P.T.K. Woo & K. Buchmann, CABI Publishing.

CALDUCH-GINER, J.A, SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., DAVEY, G.C., CAIRNS, M.T., KAUSHIK, S., PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J. 2012.The intestine transcriptome of gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.) is differentially altered by nutritional and parasite challenges. New insights in fish health and nutrigenomics. BMC Genomics, 13: 470.

ESTENSORO, I., REDONDO, M.J., SALESA, B., KAUSHIK, S., PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 2012. Effect of the nutritional background and the infection by Enteromyxum leei (Myxozoa: Myxosporea) on the mucosal carbohydrate pattern of the intestine of gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.). Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 100:29-42.

DAVEY, G., CALDUCH-GINER, J.A., HOUEIX, B., TALBOT, A., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., PRUNET, P., PEREZ-SANCHEZ, J., CAIRNS, M.T. 2011. Molecular profiling of the gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L) response to chronic exposure to the myxosporean parasite Enteromyxum leei. Molecular Immunology, 48:2102-2112.

ESTENSORO, I., BENEDITO-PALOS, L., PALENZUELA, O., KAUSHIK, S.,  SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A, PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J. 2011. The nutritional background of the host alters the disease outcome of a fish-myxosporean system. Veterinary Parasitology, 175: 141-150.

ESTENSORO, I., REDONDO, M.J., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P., SITJA-BOBADILLA, A. 2010. A novel horizontal transmission route for Enteromyxum leei (Myxozoa) by anal intubation of gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.). Dis. Aquat. Org., 92: 51–58.

REDONDO, M.J. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 2010. Carbohydrate patterns in the digestive tract of Sparus aurata L. and Psetta maxima (L.) (Teleostei) parasitized by Enteromyxum leei and E. scophthalmi (Myxozoa). Parasitol. Int., 59: 445-453.

REDONDO, M.J. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 2010.The effect of lectins on the attachment and invasion of Enteromyxum scophthalmi (Myxozoa) in turbot (Psetta maxima L.) intestinal epithelium in vitroExperiment. Parasitol., 126: 577-58.

BERMÚDEZ, R., LOSADA, A.P., VÁZQUEZ, S., REDONDO, M.J., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P., QUIROGA, M.I. 2010. Light and electron microscopic studies on turbot Psetta maxima infected with Enteromyxum scophthalmi: histopathology of turbot enteromyxosis. Dis. Aquat. Org., 89: 209-221.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 2009. Can myxosporean parasites compromise fish and amphibian reproduction?.Proc. Roy. Soc. London B, 276:2861-2870.

REDONDO, M.J. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 2009. Lectinhistochemical detection of terminal carbohydrate residues in the enteric myxozoan Enteromyxum leei parasitizing gilthead seabream Sparus aurata (Pisces: Teleostei): a study using light and transmission electron microscopy. Folia Parasitol., 56:259-267.

REDONDO, M.J., CORTADELLAS, N., PALENZUELA, O., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 2008. Detection of carbohydrate terminals in the enteric parasite Enteromyxum scophthalmi (Myxozoa) and possible interactions with its fish host Psetta maximaParasitol. Res.,  102:1257–1267.

CUADRADO, M., MARQUES, M., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. PALENZUELA, O., DIAMANT, A., PADRÓS, F., CRESPO, S. 2008. Ultrastructure of Enteromyxum leei (Myxozoa), an enteric parasite of gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata) and sharpsnout sea bream (Diplodus puntazzo). J. Eukaryot. Microbiol.,  55:178-184.

ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P., PALENZUELA, O., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 2008. Histopathology and cellular response in Enteromyxum leei (Myxozoa) infections of Diplodus puntazzo (Teleostei). Parasitol. Int., 57:110-120.

YANAGIDA, T., PALENZUELA, O., HIRAE, T. TANAKA, S., YOKOYAMA, H., OGAWA, K. 2008. Myxosporean emaciation disease of cultured red sea bream Pagrus major and spotted knifejaw Oplegnathus punctatus.Fish Pathol., 45–48.

CUADRADO, M., ALBINYANA, G., PADRÓS, F., REDONDO, M.J., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. PALENZUELA, O., DIAMANT, A., CRESPO, S. 2008. An unidentified epi-epithelial myxosporean in the intestine of gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.). Parasitol. Res. 2007, 101:403-411.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., DIAMANT, A., PALENZUELA, O. &. ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 2007. Effect of host factors and experimental conditions on the horizontal transmission of Enteromyxum leei (Myxozoa) to gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.) and European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.). J. Fish Dis., 30:243-250.

PALENZUELA, O., PADRÓS, F., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. CRESPO, S., ÁLVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 2006. Enteritis parasitaria producida por Enteromyxum leei (Myxozoa): una enfermedad emergente en maricultura mediterránea. Productos del Mar, Sept-oct: 98-100.

PALENZUELA, O. Myxozoan Infections in Mediterranean Mariculture. 2006. Parassitologia, 48:27-29.

QUIROGA, M.I., REDONDO, M.J., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., PALENZUELA, O., RIAZA, A., MACÍAS, A. VAZQUEZ, A., PEREZ, NIETO, J.M. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 2006. Risk factors associated with Enteromyxum scophthalmi (Myxozoa) infection in cultured turbot (Scophthalmus maximus L.).Parasitology, 2006, 133:433-442

CUESTA, A., MUÑOZ, P., RODRÍGUEZ, A., SALINAS, I., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., ÁLVAREZ-PELLITERO, A., ESTEBAN, M.A. & MESEGUER, J. 2006. Gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata L.) innate defence against the parasite Enteromyxum leei (Myxozoa). Parasitology,132:95-104.

YASUDA, H., OOYAMA, T.,NAKAMURA, A., IWATA, K., PALENZUELA, O. & YOKOHAMA, H. 2005. Occurrence of the myxosporean emaciation disease caused by Enteromyxum leei in cultured Japanese flounder Paralichthys olivaceus. Fish Pathol.40:175-180.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 2005. Myxosporean parasites in fish gonads. En: Histopathology Workshop: “Reprouction and early life stage fish pathology “. CD room edited by D. Bruno, D. G.Elliot, S. Feist and B. Novak. Produced by Aqua Education, Australia

REDONDO, M.J., PALENZUELA,P. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 2004. Studies on transmission and life cycle ofEnteromyxum scophthalmi (Myxozoa), an enteric parasite of turbot Scophthalmus maximusFolia Parasitol. 51:188-198.

REDONDO, M.J., PALENZUELA, O., & ÁLVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 2003. In vitro studies on viability and proliferation of Enteromyxum scophthalmi (Myxozoa), an enteric parasite of cultured turbot Scophthalmus maximus. Dis. Aquat. Org., 55: 133-144.

REDONDO, M.J., QUIROGA, M.I., PALENZUELA, O., NIETO, J.M. & ÁLVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 2003. Ultrastructural studies on the development of Enteromyxum scophthalmi (Myxozoa), an enteric parasite of turbot (Scophthalmus maximus). Parasitol. Res., 90:192-202. 

PALENZUELA, O. & BARTHOLOMEW, J.L. 2002. Molecular tools for the diagnosis of Ceratomyxa shasta. EN: Molecular Diagnosis of Salmonid Diseases. Reviews: Methods and Technology in Fish Biology and Fisheries. Carey Cunningham (Ed.). Kluwer Academic Publishers, The Netherlands, pp: 285-298. 

REDONDO, O. PALENZUELA, A. RIAZA, M. A. MACÍAS & P. ALVAREZ-PELLITERO. 2002. Experimental transmission of Enteromyxum scophthalmi (Myxozoa), an enteric parasite of turbot Scophthalmus maximusJ. Parasitol., 88:482-488.

PALENZUELA, O., REDONDO, M.J. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO,P. 2002. Description of Enteromyxum scophthalmi gen. nov., sp. nov. (Myxozoa), an intestinal parasite of turbot (Scophthalmus maximus L.) using morphological and ribosomal RNA sequence data. Parasitology, 124:369-379.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 2001. Leptotheca sparidarum n. sp. (Myxosporea: Bivalvulida), a parasite from cultured common dentex (Dentex dentex L.) and gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.) (Teleostei. Sparidae). J. Eukaryot. Microbiol., 48: 627-639.

PADRÓS,F., PALENZUELA,O., HISPANO,C., TOSAS,O., ZARZA, C., CRESPO,S. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 2001Myxidium leei (Myxozoa) infections in aquarium-reared mediterranean fish species. Dis. Aquat.Org., 47: 57-62.

KENT, M.L. & PALENZUELA, O. 2001. Myxozoa. In: Encyclopedia of Life Sciences, Nature Publishing Group, London, UK. Vol. 12: 612-618.

KENT, M., ANDREE, K.B., BARTHOLOMEW, J.L., EL-MATBOULI, M., DESSER, S.S., DEVLIN, R.H., FEIST, S.W., HALLET, S.L., HEDRICK, R.P., HOFFMANN, R.W., KHATTRA, J., LESTER, R.J.G., LONGSHAW, M., PALENZUELA, O. & XIAO, L. 2001. Recent advances in our knowledge of the Myxozoa. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol., 48:395-413.

ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P., PALENZUELA, O. & SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 2001. Parásitos del rodaballo: un nuevo reto para su cultivo. Biopress

SZÉKELY.C, SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 2000. First report on the occurrence of an actinosporean stage (Myxozoa) in oligochaetes from Spanish freshwaters Acta Vet. Hung., 48: 433-441.

MUÑOZ, P., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 2000. Ultrastructural localisation of carbohydrates in several myxosporean parasites. Parasite, 7: 185-191.

MUÑOZ, P., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 2000. Antigenic characterization of Sphaerospora dicentrarchi (Myxosporea: Bivalvulida), a parasite from Europeran sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.) (Teleostei: Serranidae). Dis. Aquat. Org. 40: 117-124.

FOX, M.D., PALENZUELA, O. & BARTHOLOMEW, J.L. 2000. Strategies for the diagnosis of Ceratomyxa shasta using the PCR: Comparison of lethal and non-lethal sampling microscopic examination. J. Aqua. Anim. Health, 12:100-106.

PETERS, K.K., BARTHOLOMEW, J.L. & PALENZUELA, O. 1999. Applicability of polymerase chain reaction for detection of Ceratomyxa shasta in field diagnostics and surveillance. AFS/FHS, 27: 4-6.

PALENZUELA, O., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. & SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 1999. Glomerular disease associated to Polysporoplasma sparis (Myxosporea: Bivalvulida) infections in the gilthead sea bream, Sparus aurata, (Pisces: Teleostei): Aspects of the host-parasite relationship. Parasitology,118:245-256.

MUÑOZ, P., PALENZUELA, O.,ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. & SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 1999. Comparative studies on carbohydrates of myxosporean parasites using lectin histochemical methods. Folia Parasitol.,46:241-247.

MUÑOZ, P., PALENZUELA, O., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 1999. Immunohistochemical reactivity of polyclonal antibodies against Sphaerospora testicularis and Ceratomyxa labracis (Myxosporea: Bivalvulida),

BRANSON, E., RIAZA, A. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 1999. Myxosporean infection causing intestinal disease in farmed turbot, Scophthalmus maximus (L.) (Teleostei: Scophthalmidae). J. Fish Dis., 22: 395-400.

MUÑOZ, P., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 1998. Immunochemical characterisation of a polyclonal antibody against Sphaerospora dicentrarchi (Myxosporea: Bivalvulida), a parasite from sea bass, Dicentrarchus labrax (Pisces: Teleostei). Parasitol. Res., 84:733-740.

PALENZUELA, O., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 1997Ceratomyxa sparusaurati (Protozoa: Myxosporea) infections in cultured gilthead sea bream Sparus aurata (Pisces: Teleostei) from Spain: aspects of the host-parasite relationship. Parasitol. Res., 83:539-548.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 1996. Virus-like particles associated with Polysporoplasma mugilis, a myxosporean parasite in the trunk kidney of Liza aurata. Int. J. Parasitology 26:457-459.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 1995. Light and electron microscopic description of Polysporoplasma n. g. (Myxosporea: Bivalvulida), Polysporoplasma sparis n. sp. from Sparus aurata (L.) and Polysporoplasma mugilis n. sp. from Liza aurata L. Eur. J Protistol., 31:77-89.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 1994. Revised classification of the genus Sphaerospora (Protozoa: Myxosporea). Res. Rev. in Parasitol., 54:67-80.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 1993. Zschokkella mugilis n. sp. (Myxosporea:Bivalvulida) from mullets (Teleostei: Mugilida) of Mediterranean waters: Light and electron microscopic study. J. Euk. Microbiol., 40:755-764.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 1993. Light and electron microscopic description of Ceratomyxa labracis n. sp. and redescription of C. diplodae (Myxosporea: Bivalvulida) from wild and cultured Mediterranean sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.) (Teleostei: Serranidae). Syst. Parasitol., 26:215-223.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 1993. Population dynamics of Sphaerospora dicentrarchi Sitjà-Bobadilla et Alvarez-Pellitero, 1992 and S. testicularis Sitjà-Bobadilla et Alvarez-Pellitero, 1990 (Myxosporea: Bivalvulida) infections in wild and cultured sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.). Parasitology, 106: 39-45.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 1993. Pathological effects of Sphaerospora dicentrarchi Sitjà‚-Bobadilla et Alvarez-Pellitero, 1992 and S. testicularis Sitjà-Bobadilla-Alvarez-Pellitero, 1990 parasitic of sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.) (Teleostei: Serranidae), and cell mediated immune reaction: Light and electron microscopic study. Parasitol. Res., 79:119-129.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 1993. Ultrastructural and cytochemical observations on the sporogenesis of Sphaerospora testicularis (Protozoa: Myxosporea) from Mediterranean sea bass, Dicentrarchus labrax (L.). Eur. J. Protistol., 29:219-229.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., FRANCO-SIERRA, A. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 1992Sphaerospora (Myxosporea: Bivalvulida) infection in cultured gilt head sea bream (Sparus aurata L.): a preliminary report. J. Fish Dis., 15: 339-343.

ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. & SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 1993Ceratomyxa spp. (Protozoa: Myxosporea) infections in wild and cultured sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax) from the Spanish Mediterranean area. J. Fish Biol., 42:889-901.

ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. & SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 1993. Pathology of Myxosporea in marine fish culture. Dis. Aquat. Org., 17:229-238.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 1992. Light and electron microscopic description of Sphaerospora dicentrarchi n. sp. (Myxosporea: Sphaerosporidae) from wild and cultured sea bass, Dicentrarchus labrax L. J. Protozool., 39: 273-281.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 1992. Effect of Fumagillin treatment on sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.) parasitized by Sphaerospora testicularis (Myxosporea Bivalvulida). Dis. Aquat. Org., 14: 171-178.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & ALVAREZ PELLITERO, P. 1990Sphaerospora testicularis sp.nov. (Myxosporea: Sphaerosporidae) in wild and cultured sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax) from the Spanish Mediterranean area. J. Fish Dis., 13 : 193-203.


CERTAD G., CREUSY, C., GUYOT, K., MOURAY, A., CHASSAT, T., DELAIRE, B., PINON, A., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P., PRAET, M., CUVELIER, C., DEI-CAS, E. 2010. Fulminant Cryptosporidiosis associated with digestive adenocarcinoma in SCID mice infected with Cryptosporidium parvum TUM1 strain. Int. J. Parasitol., 40: 1469-1475.

PALENZUELA, O., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 2010. Molecular characterization of Cryptosporidium molnari reveals a distinct piscine clade. Appl. Environ. Microbiol., 76:7646-7649.

ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P., PEREZ, A., ISABEL QUIROGA, M.I., REDONDO, M.J., VÁZQUEZ, S., RIAZA, A., PALENZUELA, O., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., NIETO, J.M. 2009. Factors associated with Cryptosporidium scophthalmi (Apicomplexa) infection in cultured turbot, Psetta maxima (L.) (Pisces, Teleostei). Vet. Parasitol., 165:207-215.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., PUJALTE, M.J., MACIÁN, M.C., PASCUAL, F.J., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P., GARAY, E. 2006. Interactions between bacteria and Cryptosporidium molnari in gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata) under farm and laboratory conditions. Vet. Parasitol., 142: 248-259.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 2003. Experimental transmission of Cryptosporidium molnari (Apicomplexa: Coccidia) to gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.) and European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.). Parasitol. Res., 91:209-214.

ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P., & SITJÀ-BOBADILLA A. 2002Cryptosporidium molnari (Apicomplexa. Cryptosporidiidae) infecting two marine fish species, Sparus aurata L. and Dicentrarchus labrax L. Int. J. Parasitol., 32: 1007-10021.

ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P., PALENZUELA, O. & SITJÀ-BOBADILLA A. 1997. Ultrastructure and cytochemic study of Goussia sparis (Protozoa: Apicomplexa) stages from the intestine of gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.) (Pisces: Teleostei). Parasitol. Res., 83:24-33.

ALVAREZ-ALVAREPELLITERO, P., PALENZUELA, O. & SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 1996. Ultrastructure and cytochemic study of Eimeria sparis (Protozoa: Apicomplexa) stages from the intestine of gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata L.) (Pisces: Teleostei). Parasitol. Res., 83: 126-136.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., PALENZUELA, O. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 1996. Light microscopic description of Eimeria sparis sp. nov. and Goussia sparis sp. nov. (Protozoa: Apicomplexa) from gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.) (Pisces: Teleostei). Parasitol. Res., 82: 323-332.

Otros patógenos, enfermedades, genómica y transcriptomica

MARCOS-LÓPEZ, M., CALDUCH-GINER, J.A., MIRIMIN, L., MACCARTHY, E., RODGER, H.D., O’CONNOR, I., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J. PIAZZON, M.C. 2018.Gene expression analysis of Atlantic salmon gills reveals mucin 5 and interleukin 4/13 as key molecules during amoebic gill disease. Nature Scientific Reports, 8:13689.

PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J., TEROVA, G., SIMÓ-MIRABET, P., RIMOLDI, S., FOLKEDAL, O., CALDUCH-GINER, J., OLSEN, R.E., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 2017. Skin mucus of gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata). Protein mapping and regulation in chronically stressed fish. Frontiers in Physiology, 8:34.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., OIDTMANN, B. 2017. Integrated pathogen management strategies. Capítulo 5: 119-144. En: “Fish Diseases: Prevention and Control Strategies”. Ed. Galina Jeney. Academic Press.  ISBN: 9780128045640, 278 pp.

CONSTENLA, M., PADRÓS, F., DEL POZO, R., PALENZUELA, O. 2016. Development of different diagnostic techniques for Endolimax piscium (archamoebae) and their applicability in Solea senegalensis clinical samples. Journal of Fish Diseases, 39:1433-1443.

TORRUELLA, G., DE MENDOZA, A., GRAU-BOVÉ, X., DONACHIE, S., PÉREZ-CORDÓN, G., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., PALEY, R., MANOHAR, C.S., NICHOLS, K., EME, L.,  DEL CAMPO, J., RUIZ-TRILLO, I.2015. Phylogenomics Reveals Convergent Evolution of Lifestyles in Close Relatives of Animals and Fungi. Current Biology 25: 2404-2410.

PALENZUELA, O., REDONDO, M.J., CALI, A., TAKOVRIAN, P., ALONSO-NAVEIRO, M., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P.,  SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 2014.  A new intranuclear microsporidium, Enterospora nucleophila n. sp., causing emaciative syndrome in a piscine host (Sparus aurata L.), prompts the redescripction of the family Enterocytozoonidae. International Journal for Parasitology, 44:189-203.

BERMEJO-NOGALES, A., NEDERLOF, M., BENEDITO-PALOS, L., BALLESTER-LOZANO, G.F., FOLKEDAL, O., OLSEN, R.E., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J. 2014. Metabolic and transcriptional responses of gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.) to environmental stress: new insights in fish mitochondrial phenotyping. General and Comparative Endocrinology, 205: 305-315.

CONSTENLA, M., PADRÓS, F., PALENZUELA, O. 2014Endolimax piscium sp. nov. (Amoebozoa), causative agent of systemic granulomatous disease of cultured sole, Solea senegalensis Kaup. Journal of Fish Diseases, 37: 229–240.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., ZARZA, C. FOUZ, B. 2014. “Pathology”. En: “Biology of Europea Sea bass”. Editores: F.J. Sánchez-Vázquez & J.A. Muñoz-Cueto. Editores: F.J. Sánchez-Vázquez & J.A. Muñoz-Cueto. CRC Press, Boca Ratón. ISBN 978-1-4665-9945-1. pp. 287-341.

RIBAS, L., GÓMEZ PARDO, B., FERNÁNDEZ, C., ALVAREZ-DIOS, J.A., GÓMEZ-TATO, A., QUIROGA, M.I., PLANAS, J., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., MARTÍNEZ, P., PIFERRER, F. 2013. A combined strategy involving Sanger and 454 pyrosequencing increases genomic resources to aid in the management of reproduction, disease control and genetic selection in the turbot (Scophthalmus maximus). BMC Genomics, 14:180.

CALDUCH-GINER, J.A., BERMEJO-NOGALES, A., BENEDITO-PALOS, L., ESTENSORO, I., BALLESTER-LOZANO, G., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., J. PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J. 2013. Deep sequencing for de novoconstruction of a marine fish (Sparus aurata) transcriptome database with a large coverage of protein-coding transcripts. BMC Genomics, 14:170.

Fish & Shellfish Immunol., 31:294-302.SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 2012. Impacto de los parásitos en la acuicultura marina mediterránea. En: “Estrategias de gestión de parasitosis en productos pesqueros”.  Santiago Pascual, Ángel F. González (Eds.) Gráficas Anduriña. ISBN: 978-84-695-1645-4.

PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J., BERMEJO-NOGALES, A., CALDUCH-GINER, J.A., KAUSHIK, S. & SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 2011. Molecular characterization and gene expression analysis of six peroxiredoxin hortologue genes in gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.): insights from fish exposed to diet, pathogen and confinement stressors. 31: 294-302.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., REDONDO, M.J, . ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 2010. Occurrence of Sparicotyle chrysophrii (Monogenea: Polyopisthocotylea) in gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.) cultured on Spanish coasts. Aquaculture Research, 41: 939-944.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. &. ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 2009. Experimental transmission of Sparicotyle chrysophrii (Monogenea: Polyopisthocotylea) to gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.): an haematological and histopathological approach.: Folia Parasitologica, 56: 143–151.
HONTORIA, F., GONZÁLEZ, M.A., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., PALENZUELA, O., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P.2009. Ketoconazole inhibits the growth and development of Ichthyophonus sp. (Mesomycetozoa) in vitro.  Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology, 56:484-491.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., PUJALTE, M.J., BERMEJO, A., GARAY, E., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P., PEREZ-SANCHEZ, J. 2007. Bacteria associated to winter mortalities in laboratory-reared common dentex (Dentex dentex L.). Aquaculture Research, 38:733-739.

PUJALTE, M.J., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., MACIÁN, M.C., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. & GARAY, E. 2007. Pseudoalteromonas undina strain U58, new pathogenic bacteria for European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.) Aquaculture, 2007, 271:47-53.
PUIG, L; TRAVESET, R; PALENZUELA, O., PADRÓS, F. 2007. Histopathology of experimental scuticociliatosis in turbot Scophthalmus maximus. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms,  76: 131-140.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., CONDE DE FELIPE, M. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 2006. In vivo and in vitro treatments against Sparicotyle chrysophrii (Monogenea: Microcotylidae) parasitizing the gills of gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.). Aquaculture,  261:856-864.

PUJALTE, M.J., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., MACIÁN, M.C., BELLOCH, C., ÁLVAREZ-PELLITERO,P., PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J., URUBURU, F. & GARAY, E. 2003. Virulence and molecular typing of Vibrio harveyi strains isolated from cultured Dentex dentex, Sparus aurata and Dicentrarchus labrax. Systematic & Applied Microbiology, 26: 284-292.

PUJALTE, J.M., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., ÁLVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. & GARAY, E. 2003. Carriage of potentially pathogenic bacteria in Sparus aurata cultured in Mediterranean Spanish fish farms. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 54 : 119-126.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 2000. Los parásitos como agentes limitantes de la reproducción de los teleósteos. EN: Universidad Internacional del Mar, Acuicultura I: Biología Marina Reproducción y Desarrollo. Capítulo 14 pp: 320-340. S. Zamora, B. Agulleiro y P. García Hernández (eds.), Universidad de Murcia.

COMPANY, R., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., PUJALTE, Mª.J., GARAY, E., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. & PÉREZ-SANCHEZ, J. 1998. Bacterial and parasitic pathogens in cultured common dentex (Dentex dentex L.). Journal of Fish Diseases, 22: 299-310.

FRANCO-SIERRA, A. SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 1997. Ichthyophonus infections in cultured marine fish from Spain. Journal of Fish Biology, 51:830-839.

ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & PALENZUELA, O. 1995. Protozoan parasites of gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.) from different culture systems in Spain. Journal of Fish Diseases, 18:105-115.

ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & FRANCO-SIERRA, A. 1993. Protozoan parasites of wild and cultured sea bass, Dicentrarchus labrax, from the Mediterranean area. Aquaculture and Fisheries Management, 24: 101-108.

ONZALEZ-LANZA, C., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. & SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 1991. Diplectanidae (Monogenea) infestations of sea bass, Dicentrarchus labrax (L.), from the Spanish Mediterranean area. Histopathology and population dynamics in culture conditions. Parasitology Research, 77: 307-314.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & ALVAREZ PELLITERO, P. 1990. First report of Ichthyophonus disease in wild and cultured sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax) from the Spanish Mediterranean area. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 8: 145-150.

Inmunología & Nutrición

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & WOO, P.T.K. 1994. An enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) for the detection of antibodies against the pathogenic haemoflagellate Cryptobia salmositica, and protection against cryptobiosis in juvenile Oncorhynchus mykiss inoculated with a live vaccine. J. Fish Dis. 17:399-408.

CALDUCH-GINER, J.A., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. & PEREZ-SANCHEZ, J. 1995.Evidence for a direct action of growth hormone on haematopoietic cells of gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata). J. Endocrinology 146:459-467.

BEAMISH F.W.H., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., JEBBINK, J.A. & WOO, P.T.K. 1996. Bioenergetic cost of cryptobiosis in fish: rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) infected with Cryptobia salmositica and with an attenuated live vaccine. Dis. Aquat. Org. 25: 1-8.

CALDUCH-GINER, J.A., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. & PEREZ-SANCHEZ, J. 1996.Growth hormone as a phagocyte-activating factor in the gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.). Cell & Tissue Res., 287:535-540.

PALENZUELA, O., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. & SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 1996. Isolation and partial characterization of serum immunoglobulins from sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax) and gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata). Fish & Shellfish Immunol. 6:81-94

MUÑOZ, P., CALDUCH-GINER, J.A., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. & PÉREZ-SANCHEZ, J. 1998. Modulation of the respiratory burst activity of Mediterranean sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.) phagocytes by growth hormone and parasitic status. Fish & Shellfish Immunol., 8: 25-36.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J. 1999. Diet related changes in non-specific immune response of European sea basss (Dicentrarchus labrax L.). Fish & Shellfish Immunol., : 637-640.

MUÑOZ, P., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 2000. Cellular and humoral immune response of European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.) (Teleostei: Serranidae) immunized with Sphaerospora dicentrarchi (Myxosporea: Bivalvulida). Parasitology, 120: 465-477.

MUÑOZ, P., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. & SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 2000. Modulation of the in vitro activity of European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.) leucocytes by the myxosporean parasite Sphaerospora dicentrarchi (Myxosporea: Bivalvulida). Fish & Shellfish Immunol., 10: 567-581.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. , MINGARRO, M., PUJALTE, M.J., GARAY, E., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. & PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J. 2003. Immunological and pathological status of gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.) under different long-term feeding regimes. Aquaculture, 220:707-724.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A, REDONDO, M.J., POSE, R., QUIROGA, M., NIETO, J.M. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, A. 2006. Innate and adaptive immune responses of turbot, Scophthalmus maximus (L.), following experimental infection with Enteromyxum scophthalmi (Myxosporea: Myxozoa). Fish & Shellfish Immunol., 21:485-500.

CUESTA, A.,MUÑOZ, P., RODRÍGUEZ, A., SALINAS, I., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., ÁLVAREZ-PELLITERO, P., ESTEBAN, M.A. & MESEGUER. J. 2006. Gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata L.) innate defence against the parasite Enteromyxum leei (Myxozoa). Parasitology,  132:95-104.

BERMÚDEZ, R., VIGLIANO, F., MARCACCINI, A., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., QUIROGA, M. I., NIETO, J. M.I. 2006. Response of Ig-positive cells to Enteromyxum scophthalmi (Myxozoa) infection in turbot (Scophthalmus maximus L.). Fish & Shellfish Immunol., 21:501-512.

ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., BERMÚDEZ, R., QUIROGA, M. I. 2006. Levamisol activates several innate immune factors in turbot, Scophthalmus maximus (L..) (Teleostei). Int. J. Immunopathol. Pharmacol.,19:727-738.

CUESTA A., SALINAS I., RODRÍGUEZ A., MUÑOZ P., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA A., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO P., ESEGUER J. & ESTEBAN M.A. 2006. Cell-mediated cytotoxicity is the main innate immune mechanism involved in the cellular defence of gilthead seabream (Teleostei: Sparidae) against Enteromyxum leei(Myxozoa). Parasite Immunol., 28:657-665.

MUÑOZ, P., CUESTA, A., ATHANASSOPOULOU, F., GOLOMAZOU, H. , CRESPO, S., PADRÓS, F., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., ALBIÑANA, G., ESTEBAN, M.A., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P., MESEGUER, J. 2007. Sharpsnout sea bream (Diplodus puntazzo) humoral immune response against the parasite Enteromyxum leei (Myxozoa). Fish & Shellfish Immunol.,  23: 636-645.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., PALENZUELA, O., MACÍAS, M.C., RIAZA, A., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P. 2007.Acquired protective immunity to Enteromyxum scophthlami (Myxozoa) is related to specific antibodies in turbot, Psetta maxima (Pisces: Teleostei): Scandinavian Journal of Immunology, 66:26-34.

BERMEJO-NOGALES, A., SAERA-VILA, A., CALDUCH-GINER, J.A., NAVARRO, J.C., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J.  2007. Differential metabolic and gene expression profile of juvenile common dentex (Dentex dentex L.) and gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.) associated to redox homeostasis. Aquaculture, 267:213-224.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., PALENZUELA, O. &. ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P.  2008. Immune response of turbot, Scophthalmus maximus (L.) (Pisces: Teleostei), to formalin-kiiled scuticociliates (Ciliophora) and adjuvanted formulations. Fish & Shellfish Immunol., 4:1-10.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., CALDUCH-GINER, J., SAERA-VILA, A., PALENZUELA, P., ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P., PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J. 2008. Chronic exposure to the parasite Enteromyxum leei (Myxozoa: Myxosporea) modulates the immune response and the expression of growth, redox and immune relevant genes in gilthead sea bream, Sparus aurata L. Fish & Shellfish Immunol., 24:610-619.

BERMEJO-NOGALES, A., BENEDITO-PALOS, L., SAERA-VILA, A., CALDUCH-GINER, J., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. & PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J. 2008. Confinement exposure induces glucose regulated protein 75 (GRP75/mortalin/mtHsp70/PBP74/HSPA9B) in the hepatic tissue of gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurataL.). Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part B: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 149: 428-438.

PALENZUELA, O., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., RIAZA, A., SILVA, R., ARÁN, J. & ALVAREZ-PELLITERO, P.2009. Antibody responses of turbot (Psetta maxima) against different antigen formulations of scuticociliates (Ciliophora).  Dis Aquat Org, 86:123-134.

SAERA-VILA, A., BENEDITO-PALOS, L., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., NACHER, J., SERRANO, R., KAUSHIK, S., PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J. 2009Assessment of the health and antioxidant trade-off in gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.) fed alternative diets with low levels of contaminants. Aquaculture, 296:87-95.

ALVAREZ-PELLITERO P. 2011. Mucosal intestinal immunity and response to parasite infections in ectothermic vertebrates.  En: Neumann L., Meier S. (Eds.). Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology. Nova Science Publishers, Inc. Haupage, NY, p: 1-61. ISBN: 978-1-60876-342-9, pp:1-62.

ESTENSORO, I., CALDUCH-GINER, J.A., KAUSHIK, S., PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A.2012. Modulation of the IgM gene expression and IgM immunoreactive cell distribution by the nutritional background and the infection by Enteromyxum leei (Myxozoa) in gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata). Fish & Shellfish Immunol., 33:401-410.

PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J., ESTENSORO, I., REDONDO, M.J., CALDUCH-GINER, J.A., KAUSHIK, S., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 2013. Mucins as diagnostic and prognostic biomarkers in a fish-parasite model: transcriptional and functional analysis. PLoS ONE, 8(6): e65457.

ESTENSORO, I., MULERO, I., REDONDO, M.J., ÁLVAREZ, P., MULERO, V. SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 2014.Modulation of leukocytic populations of gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata) by the intestinal parasiteEnteromyxum leei (Myxozoa: Myxosporea). Parasitology, 141: 425-440.

PÉREZ-CORDÓN, G., ESTENSORO, I., BENEDITO-PALOS, L., CALDUCH-GINER, J.A., SITJA, A., PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J. 2014. Interleukin gene expression is strongly modulated at the local level in a fish-parasite model. Fish & Shellfish Immunology, 37: 201-208.

BALLESTER-LOZANO, G.F., BENEDITO-PALOS, L., ESTENSORO, I., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., KAUSHSIK, S. PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J. 2015. Comprehensive biometric, biochemical and histopathological assessment of nutrient deficiencies in gilthead sea bream fed semi-purified diets. British Journal of Nutrition, 114:713-726.

PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J., BENEDITO-PALOS, L., ESTENSORO, I., PETROPOULOS, Y., BROWDY, C.L., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 2015. Effects of dietary NE®150 on growth performance, antioxidant status and expression of immune and intestinal integrity related genes in gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.). Fish & Shellfish Immunology 44: 117-128.

BALLESTER-LOZANO, G.F., BENEDITO-PALOS, L., ESTENSORO, I., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., KAUSHSIK, S. PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J. 2015. Validated set of biometric, biochemical and histopathological biomarkers for clinical assessment of nutritional status in farmed gilthead sea bream fed semi-purified diets. British Journal of Nutrition, 114(5):713-726.

REMEN, M., NEDERLOF, M., FOLKEDAL, O., THORSHEIM, G., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J, OPPEDAL, F. OLSEN, R.E. 2015. Effect of temperature on the metabolism, behaviour and oxygen requirements of Sparus aurataAquaculture and Environmental Interactions, 7:115-123.

AZEREDO, R., PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., FOUZ, B., TORT, L., ARAGÃO, C., OLIVA-TELES, A., COSTAS, B. 2015. European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax) immune status and disease resistance are impaired by arginine dietary suplementation. PLoS ONE 10(10), e0139967.

PIAZZON, M.C., WENTZEL, A.S., TIJHAAR, E.J., RAKUS, K., VANDERPLASSCHEN, A., WIEGERTJES, G.F., FORLENZA, M. 2015. Cyprinid herpesvirus 3 Il10 inhibits inflammatory activities of carp macrophages and promotes proliferation of Igm+ B cells and memory T cells in a manner similar to carp Il10. Journal of Immunology, 195: 3694-3704.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., SCHMIDT-POSTHAUS, H., WAHLI, T., HOLLAND, J.W., SECOMBES, C.J. 2015. “Fish Immune responses to Myxozoan infections”, pp: 253-280. In: “Myxozoan Evolution, Ecology and Development”. Editores: B. Okamura, A., Gruhl & J. Bartholomew. Springer International Publishing Switzerland. ISBN 978-3-319-14752-9, 441 pp.

SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., ESTENSORO, I., PÉREZ-SANCHEZ, J. 2016. Immunity to gastrointestinal microparasites of fish. Developmental and Comparative Immunology, 64:187-201.

CALDUCH-GINER, J.A. SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J. 2016. Gene expression profiling reveals functional specialization along the intestinal tract of a carnivorous teleostean fish (Dicentrarchus labrax). Frontiers in Physiology, 7: 359.

PIAZZON, M.C., LUTFALLA, G., FORLENZA, M. 2016. IL10, a tale of an evolutionary conserved cytokine across vertebrates. Critical Reviews in Immunology, 36: 99-129.

PIAZZON, M.C., GALINDO-VILLEGAS, J., PEREIRO, P., ESTENSORO, I., CALDUCH-GINER., J.A, GÓMEZ-CASADO, E., NOVOA, B., MULERO, V.,  SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J. 2016. Differential modulation of IgT and IgM upon parasitic, bacterial, viral and dietary challenges in a perciform fish. Frontiers in Immunology, 7:637.

ESTENSORO, I., BALLESTER-LOZANO, G., BENEDITO-PALOS, L., KARALAZOS, V. MALLO, J.J., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A.,  GRAMMES, F., OVERLAND, M., PÉREZ-SANCHEZ, J. 2016. Dietary butyrate contributes to restore the normal intestinal phenotype of gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata) fed extreme plant proteins and oil based diets. PLoS ONE 11(11): e0166564.

PIAZZON, M.C., WENTZEL, A.S., WIEGERTJES, G.F., FORLENZA, M.2017. Carp Il10a and Il10b exert identical biological activities in vitro, but are differentially regulated in vivo. Developmental and Comparative Immunology, 67: 350-360.

SIMÓ, P., PIAZZON, M.C., CALDUCH-GINER, J.A., ORTIZ, A., PUYALTO, M., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J. 2017. Sodium salt medium-chain fatty acids and a Bacillus-based probiotic improve growth and intestinal health of gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata). Peer J. 5:e4001.

PIAZZON, M.C., CALDUCH-GINER, J.A., FOUZ, B., ESTENSORO, I. SIMÓ-MIRABET, P., PUYALTO, M., KARALAZOS, V., PALENZUELA, O., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A*., PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J. 2017. Under control: how a dietary additive can restore the gut microbiome and proteomic profile, and improve disease resilience in a marine teleostean fish fed vegetable diets. BMC Microbiome, 5 (164):18-23.

PALENZUELA O., DEL POZO R., PIAZZON M.C., ISERN-SUBICH M.M., CEULEMANS S., COUTTEAU P., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA A. 2017. Functional feed additives can reduce the impact of an Enteromyxum leei infection on performance and disease severity: evidence from an experimental challenge with gilthead sea bream. International Aquafeed, July: 14-19.

PIAZZON, M.C., DEL POZO, R., CALDUCH-GINER, J., PICARD, A., ESTENSORO, I., PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J. SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A. 2018. Hints on T cell responses in a fish-parasite model: Enteromyxum leei induces differential expression of T cell signature molecules depending on the organ and the infection status. Parasites & Vectors, 11:443.

SIMÓ-MIRABET, P., FELIP, A., ESTENSORO, I., ANTONIO MARTOS-SITCHA, J.A., DE LAS HERAS, V., CALDUCH-GINER, J., PUYALTO, M., KARALAZOS, V., SITJÀ-BOBADILLA, A., PÉREZ-SÁNCHEZ, J. 2018. Impact of low fish meal and fish oil diets on the performance, sex steroid profile and male-female sex reversal of gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata) over a three-year production cycle. Aquaculture, 490:64-74.

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