Dr Tahar Ait-Ali

The Roslin Institute

Selected Publications

  • Zen Lu, Xinglong Wang, Alison Wilson, Daniel LW Dorey-Robinson, Alan Archibald, Tahar Ait-Ali, Jean-Pierre Frossard. 2017. Quasispecies evolution of the prototypical genotype 1 porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus early during in vivo infection is rapid and tissue specific. Archives of Virology. More»
  • Yang W Huan, Rebecca J Bengtsson, Neil MacIntyre, Jack Guthrie, Heather Finlayson, Sionagh H Smith, Alan L Archibald, Tahar Ait-Ali. 2017. Lawsonia intracellularis exploits β-catenin/Wnt and Notch signalling pathways during infection of intestinal crypt to alter cell homeostasis and promote cell proliferation. PLoS One Vol: 12. More»
  • Christine Burkard, Simon Lillico, Elizabeth Reid, Ben Jackson, Alan J. Mileham, Tahar Ait-Ali, Christopher Whitelaw, Alan Archibald. 2017. Precision engineering for PRRSV resistance in pigs: Macrophages from genome edited pigs lacking CD163 SRCR5 domain are fully resistant to both PRRSV genotypes while maintaining biological function. PLoS Pathogens Vol: 13. More»
  • Tahar Ait-Ali, Ivan Díaz, Ferran Soldevila, Esmeralda Cano, Yanli Li, Alison D Wilson, Bruno Giotti, Alan L Archibald, Enric Mateu, Laila Darwich. 2016. Distinct functional enrichment of transcriptional signatures in pigs with high and low IFN-gamma responses after vaccination with a porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV). Veterinary Research Vol: 47 Pages: 104. More»
  • Andrea Wilson, Alison Wilson, Jens Nielsen, Hans Nauwynck, Alan Archibald, Tahar Ait-Ali. 2016. Combining Laboratory and Mathematical Models to Infer Mechanisms Underlying Kinetic Changes in Macrophage Susceptibility to an RNA Virus. BMC Systems Biology Vol: 10. More»
  • Rebecca J. Bengtsson, Neil Macintyre, Jack Guthrie, Alison D. Wilson, Heather Finlayson, Oswald Matika, Ricardo Pong-wong, Sionagh H. Smith, Alan L. Archibald, Tahar Ait-ali. 2015. Lawsonia intracellularis infection of intestinal crypt cells is associated with specific depletion of secreted MUC2 in goblet cells. Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology Vol: 168 Pages: 61-67. More»