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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE B 2005 Vol.6 No.4 P.280-287


Construction of a hepatic stellate cells subtracted cDNA library of differentially expressed genes in normal mice and mice with Schistosomiasis japonica

Author(s):  Zheng Min, Wu Yi-jun, Cai Wei-min, Weng Hong-lei, Liu Rong-hua

Affiliation(s):  Institute of Infectious Diseases, First Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310003, China; more

Corresponding email(s):   minzheng@zju.edu.cn

Key Words:  Schistosomiasis japonica, Suppression subtractive hybridization, Differential expression

Zheng Min, Wu Yi-jun, Cai Wei-min, Weng Hong-lei, Liu Rong-hua. Construction of a hepatic stellate cells subtracted cDNA library of differentially expressed genes in normal mice and mice with Schistosomiasis japonica[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science B, 2005, 6(4): 280-287.

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To construct a hepatic stellate cells (HSCs) subtracted cDNA library to find differentially expressed genes in normal mice and mice infected with Schistosoma japonicum (S. japonicum). suppression subtractive hybridization (SSH) was used. The cDNA fragments of normal mouse were compared to those of schistosoma-infected mice to find differentially expressed genes. Then differentially expressed cDNA fragments were directly inserted into T/A cloning vector to set up the subtractive library. Amplification of the library was carried out with transformation of DH5α. The amplified library contained more than 400 positive bacterial clones, which were then hybridized with forward and backward subtracted probes for differential screening. One hundred positive bacterial clones were randomly selected for sequencing and BLAST analysis. Finally, virtual Northern Blot confirmed such differential expression. The subtracted cDNA library of differentially expressed genes of HSCs was constructed successfully, the library is efficient and lays foundation for screening and cloning new and specific genes of schistosomiasis.

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