Prof Bernardo Villarreal-Ramos

Prof Bernardo Villarreal-Ramos

Sêr Cymru II Professor

Department of Life Sciences

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Research Groups

  • One Health
  • Epidemiology
  • Bovine TB, detection, protection and control


Bauman, JS, Pizzey, R, Beckmann, M, Villarreal-Ramos, B, King, J, Hopkins, B, Rooke, D, Hewinson, G & Mur, LAJ 2022, 'Untargeted metabolomic analysis of thoracic blood from badgers indicate changes linked to infection with bovine tuberculosis (Mycobacterium bovis): A pilot study', Metabolomics, vol. 18, no. 8, 61. 10.1007/s11306-022-01915-6
Queval, CJ, Fearns, A, Botella, L, Smyth, A, Schnettger, L, Mitermite, M, Wooff, E, Villarreal-Ramos, B, Garcia-Jimenezi, W, Heunis, T, Trosti, M, Werlingi, D, Salguero, FJ, Gordon, SV & Gutierrez, MG 2021, 'Macrophage-specific responses to human -and animal- adapted tubercle bacilli reveal pathogen and host factors driving multinucleated cell formation', PLOS Pathogens, vol. 17, no. 3, e1009410. 10.1371/journal.ppat.1009410
Taylor, E, Beckmann, M, Villarreal-Ramos, B, Vordermeier, M, Hewinson, G, Rooke, D, Mur, L & Koets, A 2021, 'Metabolomic Changes in Naturally MAP-Infected Holstein–Friesian Heifers Indicate Immunologically Related Biochemical Reprogramming', Metabolites, vol. 11, no. 11, 727. 10.3390/metabo11110727, 10.3390/metabo11110727, 10.3390/metabo11110727
Holder, A, Garty, R, Elder, C, Mesnard, P, Laquerbe, C, Bartens, MC, Salavati, M, Shabbir, MZ, Tzelos, T, Connelly, T, Villarreal-Ramos, B & Werling, D 2020, 'Analysis of Genetic Variation in the Bovine SLC11A1 Gene, Its Influence on the Expression of NRAMP1 and Potential Association With Resistance to Bovine Tuberculosis', Frontiers in Microbiology, vol. 11, 1420. 10.3389/fmicb.2020.01420
Alcaraz-López, OA, Flores-Villalva, S, Cortéz-Hernández, O, Vigueras-Meneses, G, Carrisoza-Urbina, J, Benítez-Guzmán, A, Esquivel-Solís, H, Werling, D, Salguero Bodes, FJ, Vordemeier, M, Villarreal-Ramos, B & Gutiérrez-Pabello, JA 2020, 'Association of immune responses of Zebu and Holstein-Friesian cattle and resistance to mycobacteria in a BCG challenge model', Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. 10.1111/tbed.13939
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