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Aina-Cathrine Øvergård

Associate Professor
Journal articles
  • Økland, Arnfinn Lodden; Nylund, Are; Øvergård, Aina-Cathrine; Skoge, Renate Hvidsten; Kongshaug, Heidi. 2018. Genomic characterization, phylogenetic position and in situ localization of a novel putative mononegavirus in Lepeophtheirus salmonis. Archives of Virology. 164: 675-689. doi: 10.1007/s00705-018-04119-3
  • Øvergård, Aina-Cathrine; Hamre, Lars Are; Grotmol, Sindre; Nilsen, Frank. 2018. Salmon louse rhabdoviruses: Impact on louse development and transcription of selected Atlantic salmon immune genes. Developmental and Comparative Immunology. 86: 86-95. doi: 10.1016/j.dci.2018.04.023
  • Harasimczuk, Ewa; Øvergård, Aina-Cathrine; Grotmol, Sindre; Nilsen, Frank; Dalvin, Sussie. 2017. Characterization of three salmon louse (Lepeophtheirus salmonis) genes with fibronectin II domains expressed by tegumental type 1 glands. Molecular and biochemical parasitology (Print). 219: 1-9. doi: 10.1016/j.molbiopara.2017.12.002
  • Øvergård, Aina-Cathrine; Eichner, Christiane; Nilsen, Frank; Dalvin, Sussie. 2017. Molecular characterization and functional analysis of a salmon louse (Lepeoptheirus salmonis, Krøyer 1838) heme peroxidase with a potential role in extracellular matrixes. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology A. 206: 1-10. doi: 10.1016/j.cbpa.2017.01.004
  • Øvergård, Aina-Cathrine; Hamre, Lars Are; Kongshaug, Heidi; Nilsen, Frank. 2017. RNAi-mediated treatment of two vertically transmitted rhabdovirus infecting the salmon louse (Lepeophtheirus salmonis). Scientific Reports. 7:14030: 1-10. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-14282-3
  • Øvergård, Aina-Cathrine; Hamre, Lars Are; Harasimczuk, Ewa; Dalvin, Sussie; Nilsen, Frank; Grotmol, Sindre. 2016. Exocrine glands of Lepeophtheirus salmonis (Copepoda: Caligidae): Distribution, developmental appearance, and site of secretion. Journal of morphology (1931. Print). 277: 1616-1630. doi: 10.1002/jmor.20611
  • Eichner, Christiane; Øvergård, Aina-Cathrine; Nilsen, Frank; Dalvin, Sussie. 2015. Molecular characterization and knock-down of salmon louse (Lepeophtheirus salmonis) prostaglandin E synthase. Experimental parasitology. 159: 79-93. doi: 10.1016/j.exppara.2015.09.001
  • Steigen, Andreas L; Karlsbakk, Egil; Plarre, Heidrun; Watanabe, Kuninori; Øvergård, Aina-Cathrine; Brevik, Øyvind Jakobsen; Nylund, Are. 2014. A new intracellular bacterium, Candidatus Similichlamydia labri sp. nov. (Chlamydiaceae) producing epitheliocysts in ballan wrasse, Labrus bergylta (Pisces, Labridae). Archives of Microbiology. 197: 311-318. doi: 10.1007/s00203-014-1061-4
  • Økland, Arnfinn Lodden; Nylund, Are; Øvergård, Aina-Cathrine; Blindheim, Steffen H.; Watanabe, Kuninori; Grotmol, Sindre; Arnesen, Carl-Erik; Plarre, Heidrun. 2014. Genomic characterization and phylogenetic position of two new species in Rhabdoviridae infecting the parasitic copepod, salmon louse (Lepeophtheirus salmonis). PLoS ONE. 9. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0112517
  • Øvergård, Aina-Cathrine; Patel, Sonal; Nøstbakken, Ole Jakob; Nerland, Audun Helge. 2013. Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.) T-cell and cytokine response after vaccination and challenge with nodavirus. Vaccine. 31: 2395-2402. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2013.01.034
  • Øvergård, Aina-Cathrine; Nepstad, Ina; Nerland, Audun H.; Patel, Sonal. 2012. Characterisation and expression analysis of the Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglosssus L.) cytokines: IL-1β, IL-6, IL-11, IL-12β and IFNγ. Molecular Biology Reports. 39: 2201-2213. doi: 10.1007/s11033-011-0969-x
  • Øvergård, Aina-Cathrine; Nerland, Audun Helge; Fiksdal, Ingrid Uglenes; Patel, Sonal. 2012. Atlantic halibut experimentally infected with nodavirus shows increased levels of T-cell marker and IFN gamma transcripts. Developmental and Comparative Immunology. 37: 139-150. doi: 10.1016/j.dci.2011.10.003
  • Øvergård, Aina-Cathrine; Fiksdal, Ingrid Uglenes; Nerland, Audun H.; Patel, Sonal. 2011. Expression of T-cell markers during Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.) ontogenesis. Developmental and Comparative Immunology. 35: 203-213. doi: 10.1016/j.dci.2010.09.009
  • Øvergård, Aina-Cathrine; Nerland, Audun H.; Patel, Sonal. 2010. Cloning, characterization, and expression pattern of Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.) CD4-2, Lck, and ZAP-70. Fish and Shellfish Immunology. 29: 987-997. doi: 10.1016/j.fsi.2010.08.011
  • Øvergård, Aina-Cathrine; Nerland, Audun H.; Patel, Sonal. 2010. Evaluation of potential reference genes for real time RT-PCR studies in Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus Hippoglossus L.); during development, in tissues of healthy and NNV-injected fish, and in anterior kidney leucocytes. BMC Molecular Biology. 11. 15 pages. doi: 10.1186/1471-2199-11-36
  • Patel, Sonal; Øvergård, Aina-Cathrine; Nerland, Audun H. 2009. A CD4 homologue in Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus): Molecular cloning and characterisation. Fish and Shellfish Immunology. 26: 377-384. doi: 10.1016/j.fsi.2008.11.013
  • Øvergård, Aina-Cathrine; Hordvik, Ivar; Nerland, Audun H.; Eikeland, Gisle; Patel, Sonal. 2009. Cloning and expression analysis of Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus) CD3 genes. Fish and Shellfish Immunology. 27: 707-713. doi: 10.1016/j.fsi.2009.08.011
  • Patel, Sonal; Øvergård, Aina-Cathrine; Nerland, Audun H. 2008. CD8 alpha and CD8 beta in Atlantic halibut, Hippoglossus hippoglossus: Cloning, characterization and gene expression during viral and bacterial infection. Fish and Shellfish Immunology. 25: 570-580. doi: 10.1016/j.fsi.2008.08.007
Reports and theses
  • Sandlund, Nina; Dalvin, Sussie Trine; Øvergård, Aina-Cathrine; Edvardsen, Rolf. 2014. Sekvensering av havet – fremtidens teknologi. Havforskningsinstituttet, Bergen, Norge. 3 pages.
  • Øvergård, Aina-Cathrine. 2012. T-cells and cytokines of Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.) - Gene expression levels during ontogenesis, vaccination and experimental nodavirus infection. University of Bergen.
Book sections
  • Nerland, Audun H.; Øvergård, Aina-Cathrine; Patel, Sonal. 2011. Viruses of Fish. Chapter 8, pages 191-229. In:
    • Hurst, Christon J. 2011. Animal host systems. Wiley-Blackwell. 415 pages. ISBN: 978-0-470-62429-6.
  • Patel, Sonal; Øvergård, Aina-Cathrine; Fiksdal, Ingrid Uglenes; Nerland, Audun Helge. 2011. Tidlig vaksinering – mot sin hensikt. ?, pages 41-42. In:
    • Agnalt, Ann-Lisbeth. 2011. Havforskningsrapporten 2011 Fisken og havet, særnummer 1-2011. Fisken og Havet, Særnummer. 2011: 1. Havforskningsinstituttet, Bergen. 176 pages.

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