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Anna Ekman

20052016
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Description of research and teaching

My research interest is in the field of veterinary immunology, namely in B cell
development in cattle. My recent work includes the characterization
of bovine Ig light chain locus and the finding of pre-B cell in cattle fetuses.

Fields of Science

  • 118 Biological sciences
  • Immunology
  • 413 Veterinary science
  • Bovine immunology

Publications 2005 2016

Intestinal production of B cells and antibody diversity in fetal cattle

Niku, M. M., Iivanainen, A. V., Pessa-Morikawa, T. I., Liljavirta, J. M. & Ekman, A. M. E., 19 Oct 2016.

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Expansion of the Preimmune Antibody Repertoire by Junctional Diversity in Bos taurus

Liljavirta, J., Niku, M., Pessa-Morikawa, T., Ekman, A. & Iivanainen, A., 13 Jun 2014, In : PLoS One. 9, 6, 11 p., e99808.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Generation of B lymphocytes and immunoglobulin diversity in Bos taurus

Liljavirta, J. M., Ekman, A., Niku, M., Pessa-Morikawa, T. I. & Iivanainen, A., 22 Aug 2013, (Submitted) In : Frontiers in Immunology.

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B lymphopoiesis is characterized by pre-B cell marker gene expression in fetal cattle and declines in adults

Ekman, A., Ilves, M. & Iivanainen, A., 2012, In : Developmental & Comparative Immunology. 37, 1, p. 39-49 11 p.

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Projects 2007 2007

Activities 2006 2013

  • 9 Organisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

The American Association of Immunologist AAI Annual Meeting

Anna Ekman (Poster Presentation)
3 May 20137 May 2013

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B Cells and Protection: Back to Basics

Anna Ekman (Poster Presentation)
12 Jun 201117 Jun 2011

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

The 40th Scandinavian Society for Immunology meeting

Anna Ekman (Poster Presentation)
5 Apr 20118 Apr 2011

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14th International Congress of Immunology

Anna Ekman (Poster Presentation)
23 Aug 201027 Aug 2010

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

9th International Veterinary Immunology Symposium

Anna Ekman (Speaker: Presenter)
16 Aug 201020 Aug 2010

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars