Changes in morphology and miRNAs expression in small intestines of Shaoxing ducks in response to high temperature

Molecular Biology Reports
Yong TianLizhi Lu

Abstract

During summer days the extreme heat may cause damage to the integrity of animal intestinal barrier. Little information is available concerning morphological changes in the duck intestines in response to high temperature. And the molecular mechanisms underlying the pathogenesis of high temperature-induced intestinal injury remain undefined. MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are known to play key roles in post-transcriptional regulation of gene expression that influences various biological processes. The purpose of this study was to explore the changes in morphology and miRNA expression profiles of the three intestinal segments (duodenum, jejunum and ileum) of ducks in response to high temperature. Sixty female Shaoxing ducks (Anas platyrhynchos), 60 days old, were allocated in two groups, including control ducks kept at 25 °C, and ducks subjected to high ambient temperatures of 30-40 °C for 15 successive days, which mimicked the diurnal temperature variations experienced in hot seasons. Three ducks from each group were executed at the end of feeding experiment, and the samples of three intestinal segments were collected for morphological examination and Illumina deep sequencing analyses. Histopathological examination of the intestinal mucous m...Continue Reading

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Methods Mentioned

BETA
Assay
Illumina sequencing
PCR
GTPase

Software Mentioned

DESeq R
SPSS
miRanda
KOBAS
mirdeep2
DAVID
miREvo

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