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Spiridoula Athanasiadou

Dr

  • Easter Bush, Roslin Institute Building

    EH25 9RG Midlothian

    United Kingdom

20002022
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Research Output 2000 2018

2018
1 Citation (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)
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Nippostrongylus
Dietary Proteins
Lactation
Mothers
Parturition
1 Citation (Scopus)

Host-specific differences in the response of cultured macrophages to Campylobacter jejuni capsule and O-methyl phosphoramidate mutants

Kim, S., Vela, A., Clohisey, SM., Athanasiadou, S., Kaiser, P., Stevens, MP. & Vervelde, L., 9 Jan 2018, In : Veterinary Research. 49, 10 p., 3.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Campylobacter jejuni
Capsules
Macrophages
Chickens
Phagocytosis
1 Citation (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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methane
livestock
parasites
dry matter intake
helminths
2017
1 Downloads (Pure)

Weight gain and resistance to gastrointestinal nematode infections in two genetically diverse groups of cattle

Hoglund, J., Hessle, A., Zaralis, K., Arvidsson-Segerkvist, K. & Athanasiadou, S., 24 Nov 2017, In : Veterinary Parasitology. 249, p. 88 - 91 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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nematode infections
gastrointestinal nematodes
weight gain
fecal egg count
body weight
2016

Bioassay-guided isolation and purification of phytochemicals with anti-parasitic properties from Cissus ruspolii

Tolossa, K., Fry, SC., Athanasiadou, S., Loake, GJ. & Houdijk, JGM., Mar 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

8 Citations (Scopus)

Comparative transcriptome analysis by RNAseq of necrotic enteritis Clostridium perfringens during in vivo colonization and in vitro conditions

Parreira, VR., Russell, K., Athanasiadou, S. & Prescott, JF., 12 Aug 2016, In : BMC Microbiology. 16, 186

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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necrotic enteritis
Clostridium perfringens
transcriptomics
chickens
transcriptome
2015

Bioassay-guided fractionation of aqueous plant extracts with anti-parasitic activity

Tolossa, K., Fry, SC., Athanasiadou, S., Loake, GJ. & Houdijk, JGM., May 2015, p. 43. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Bio-assay guided fractionation of crude aqueous extracts of Cissus ruspolii and Adenia sp.

Tolossa, K., Fry, SC., Athanasiadou, S., Loake, GJ. & Houdijk, JGM., Apr 2015, p. 94. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

3 Citations (Scopus)

Genome-wide transcriptomic analysis identifies pathways affected by the infusion of Clostridium perfringens culture supernatant in the duodenum of broilers in situ

Athanasiadou, S., Russell, KM., Kaiser, P., Kanellos, T., Burgess, STG., Mitchell, MA., Clutton, E., Naylor, SW., Low, CJ., Hutchings, MR. & Sparks, NHC., 2015, In : Journal of Animal Science. 93, 6, p. 3152 - 3163 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

In vitro screening of anti-parasitic properties of four Ethiopian medicinal plant extracts

Tolossa, K., Fry, SC., Athanasiadou, S., Loake, GJ. & Houdijk, JGM., Apr 2015, p. 92. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Physico-chemical study and anti-parasitic properties of aqueous Cissus ruspolii and Adenia sp. extracts

Tolossa, K., Fry, SC., Athanasiadou, S., Loake, GJ. & Houdijk, JGM., Apr 2015, p. 72. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

4 Citations (Scopus)

The consequences of protein supplementation during gestation on performance and immune parameters in mammals

Masuda, A., Allen, JE., Houdijk, JGM. & Athanasiadou, S., Apr 2015, p. 90. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

5 Citations (Scopus)

Tolerance and resistance to a nematode challenge are not always mutually exclusive

Athanasiadou, S., Tolossa, K., Debela, E., Tolera, A. & Houdijk, JGM., 2015, In : International Journal for Parasitology. 45, 4, p. 277 - 282 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Inbred C57BL Mouse
Weights and Measures
Eggs
Ovum
Colon

Validation of acaricidal activity of medicinal plants: in vitro and in vivo studies

Athanasiadou, S., Debela, E., Tolera, A., Tolossa, K., Burgess, STG., Terry, S. & Houdijk, JGM., Apr 2015, p. 73. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

2014

Anthelmintic Ethiopian medicinal plants for small ruminants: in vitro and in vivo studies

Athanasiadou, S., Debela, E., Regessa, A., Tolera, A., Nurfeta, A., Tolossa, K., Terry, S. & Houdijk, JGM., Aug 2014, p. 2187. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Environmental change impacts on hatching of ovine gastrointestinal nematodes

Ptochos, S., Athanasiadou, S., Georgios, S., Hutchings, MR. & Houdijk, JGM., Aug 2014, p. 2377. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Evaluation of anthelmintic properties of Itacha (Dodonea angustifolia) leaves in goats

Nurfeta, A., Tolera, A., Debela, E., Regassa, A., Athanasiadou, S., Tolossa, K., Bokore, T., Banerjee, S. & Houdijk, JGM., Aug 2014, p. 2746. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Impact of environmental temperature on in vitro establishment rate of Teladorsagia circumcincta

Ptochos, S., Athanasiadou, S., Hutchings, MR. & Houdijk, JGM., Apr 2014, p. 155. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

In vivo validation of the antiparasitic properties of medicinal plants

Athanasiadou, S., Tolera, A., Debela, E., Tolossa, K., Terry, S., Regassa, A., Nurfeta, A. & Houdijk, JGM., Apr 2014, p. 156. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

2013
42 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)
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Ethiopia
Livestock
Medicinal Plants
Ethnic Groups
Delivery of Health Care
2012
12 Citations (Scopus)

Leucine and methionine deficiency impairs immunity to gastrointestinal parasites during lactation

Sakkas, P., Jones, LA., Houdijk, JGM., Athanasiadou, S., Knox, DP. & Kyriazakis, I., 2012, In : British Journal of Nutrition. 109, 2, p. 273 - 282 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Nippostrongylus brasiliensis
leucine
methionine
lactation
crude protein
22 Citations (Scopus)

Manipulating small ruminant parasite epidemiology through the combination of nutritional strategies

Houdijk, JGM., Kyriazakis, I., Kidane, A. & Athanasiadou, S., 2012, In : Veterinary Parasitology. 186, p. 38 - 50 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

small ruminants
epidemiology
parasites
production technology
protein supplements
3 Citations (Scopus)

Nutritional deficiencies and parasitic disease: lessons and advancements from rodent models

Athanasiadou, S., 2012, In : Veterinary Parasitology. 189(1), p. 97 - 103 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

deficiency diseases
parasitoses
rodents
nutrition
immunity
9 Citations (Scopus)

Sensitivity of periparturient breakdown of immunity to parasites to dietary protein source

Sakkas, P., Houdijk, JGM., Athanasiadou, S. & Kyriazakis, I., 2012, In : Journal of Animal Science. 90, 11, p. 3954 - 3962 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
protein sources
dietary protein
pepsinogen
ewes
excretion
2011

Genome-wide transcriptomatic analysis of intestinal tissue to assess the impact of nutrition and a secondary nematode challenge in lactating rats

Athanasiadou, S., Jones, LA., Burgess, STG., Kyriazakis, I., Pemberton, AD., Houdijk, JGM. & Huntley, JF., 2011, In : PLoS ONE. 6(6), e20771

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2010
15 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of maternal protein nutrition and subsequent grazing on chicory (Cichorium intybus ) on parasitism and performance of lambs

Kidane, A., Houdijk, JGM., Athanasiadou, S., Tolkamp, BJ. & Kyriazakis, I., 2010, In : Journal of Animal Science. 88, p. 1513 - 1521 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Nutritional sensitivity of periparturient resistance to nematode parasites in two breeds of sheep with different nutrient demands

Kidane, A., Houdijk, JGM., Athanasiadou, S., Tolkamp, BJ. & Kyriazakis, I., 2010, In : British Journal of Nutrition. 104, p. 1477 - 1486 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sheep breeds
Nematoda
parasites
ewes
nutrients

Nutrition and immunity in animal disease; lessons from parasitic gastroenteritis

Athanasiadou, S., Houdijk, JGM., Watson, RR. (ed.), Zibadi, S. (ed.) & Preedy, VR. (ed.), 2010, Dietary Components and Immune Function. Watson, RR., Zibadi, S. & Preedy, VR. (eds.). New York, USA: Springer, Humana Press, p. 63 - 74 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2009
18 Citations (Scopus)

Consequences of infection pressure and protein nutrition on periparturient resistance to Teladorsagia circumcincta and performance in ewes

Kidane, A., Houdijk, JGM., Tolkamp, BJ., Athanasiadou, S. & Kyriazakis, I., 2009, In : Veterinary Parasitology. 165, p. 78 - 87 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nutritional consequencies on the outcome of parasitic challenges on small ruminants

Athanasiadou, S., Kyriazakis, I., Giannenas, I. & Papachristou, TG., 2009, In : Options Mediterraneenes. 85, p. 29 - 40 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
2008
7 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
25 Citations (Scopus)
3 Citations (Scopus)

Levels of parasitism on organic and non-organic dairy farms in Scotland

Maggs, LA., Athanasiadou, S., Sherwood, L. & Haskell, MJ., 2008, In : Veterinary Record. 162, p. 345 - 346 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Natural products to reduce internal parasites in ruminants

Marley, CL., Athanasiadou, S., Jackson, F. & Hawthorne, S. (ed.), 2008, Natural Products as Future Medicinal Agents. Hawthorne, S. (ed.). Kerala, India: Transworld Research Network, p. 73 - 91 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Proteomic approach to identify candidate effector molecules during the in vitro immune exclusion of infective Teladorsagia circumcinta in the abomasum of sheep

Athanasiadou, S., Pemberton, A., Jackson, F., Inglis, N., Miller, HRP., Thevenod, F., Mackellar, A. & Huntley, JF., 2008, In : Veterinary Research. 39, 6, p. 5 - 5 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of dietary sainfoin (Onobrychis viciifolia) on local cellular responses to Trichostrongylus colubriformis in sheep

Rios-De Alvarez, L., Greer, AW., Jackson, F., Athanasiadou, S., Kyriazakis, I. & Huntley, JF., 2008, In : Parasitology. 135, p. 1117 - 1124 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2007
112 Citations (Scopus)

Medicinal plants for helminth parasite control: facts and fiction

Athanasiadou, S., Githiori, J. & Kyriazakis, I., 2007, In : Animal. 1, p. 1392 - 1400 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

The use of chicory for parasite control in organic ewes and their lambs

Athanasiadou, S., Gray, D., Younie, D., Tzamaloukas, O., Jackson, F. & Kyriazakis, I., 2007, In : Parasitology. 134, p. 299 - 307 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2006

Can plant secondary metabolites have a role in controlling gastrointestinal nematode parasitism in small ruminants?

Athanasiadou, S., Kyriazakis, I., Jackson, F., Sandoval-Castro, CA. (ed.), DeB Hovell, FD. (ed.), Torres-Acosta, JFJ. (ed.) & Ayala-Burgos, A. (ed.), 2006, British Society of Animal Science: Herbivores, the assessment of intake, digestibility and the roles of secondary compounds. Sandoval-Castro, CA., DeB Hovell, FD., Torres-Acosta, JFJ. & Ayala-Burgos, A. (eds.). Northampton, UK: Nottingham City Press, p. 197 - 207 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

56 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of efficacy expectations for novel and non-chemical helminth control strategies in ruminants

Ketzis, JK., Vercruysse, J., Stromberg, B., Larsen, M., Athanasiadou, S. & Houdijk, JGM., 2006, In : Veterinary Parasitology. 139, p. 321 - 335 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of chicory (Cichorium intybus) and sulla (Hedysarum coronarium) on larval development and mucosal cell responses og growing lambs challenged with Teladorsagia circumcincta

Tzamaloukas, O., Athanasiadou, S., Kyriazakis, I., Huntley, JF. & Jackson, F., 2006, In : Parasitology. 132, p. 419 - 426 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Use of plants in novel approaches for control of gastrointestinal helmonths in livestock with emphasis on small ruminants

Githiori, JB., Athanasiadou, S. & Thamsborg, SM., 2006, In : Veterinary Parasitology. 139, p. 308 - 320 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Citations (Scopus)

Use of trade-off theory to advance understanding of herbivore-parasite interactions

Hutchings, MR., Judge, J., Gordon, IJ., Athanasiadou, S. & Kyriazakis, I., 2006, In : Mammal Review. 36, p. 1 - 16 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2005
44 Citations (Scopus)

Testing for direct anthelmintic effects of bioactive forages against Trichostrongylus colubriformis in grazing sheep

Athanasiadou, S., Tzamaloukas, O., Kyriazakis, I., Jackson, F. & Coop, RL., 2005, In : Veterinary Parasitology. 127, p. 233 - 243 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Citations (Scopus)

The consequences of short-term grazing of bioactive forages on established adult and incoming larvae populations of Teladorsagia circumcincta in lambs

Tzamaloukas, O., Athanasiadou, S., Kyriazakis, I., Jackson, F. & Coop, RL., 2005, In : International Journal of Parasitology. 35, p. 329 - 335 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2003
84 Citations (Scopus)

Can animals use foraging behaviour to combat parasites?

Hutchings, MR., Athanasiadou, S., Kyriazakis, I. & Gordon, IJ., 2003, In : Proceedings of the Nutrition Society. 62, p. 361 - 370 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2001

Animal health and welfare issues arising in organic ruminant production systems

Athanasiadou, S., Arsenos, G., Kyriazakis, I., Kyriazakis, I. (ed.) & Zervas, G. (ed.), 2001, Organic Meat and Milk from Ruminants. Kyriazakis, I. & Zervas, G. (eds.). Wageningen, Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 39 - 56 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

317 Citations (Scopus)

Direct anthelmintic effects of condensed tannins towards different gastrointestinal nematodes of sheep: in vitro and in vivo studies

Athanasiadou, S., Kyriazakis, I., Jackson, F. & Coop, RL., 2001, In : Veterinary Parasitology. 99, p. 205 - 219 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle