Exposure to heat stress causes downregulation of immune response genes and weakens the disease resistance of Micropterus salmoides
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- Yang, Chao a, b, c, d; Dong, Junjian a, b; Sun, Chengfei a, b; Li, Wuhui a, b; Tian, Yuanyuan a, b; Liu, Zhigang a, b; Gao, Fengying a, b; Ye, Xing a, b, ⁎
- In Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - Part D: Genomics and Proteomics September 2022 43
@@@@Highlights •Heat stress suppressed the immune response of largemouth bass to Aeromonas veronii.•Heat stress decreased complement and coagulation related gene expression.•Proinflammatory cytokine expression was also suppressed in response to heat stress.•High water temperatures contribute to infection related largemouth bass mortality.