B S Seal

Summary

Affiliation: Agricultural Research Service
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The avian response to Newcastle disease virus
    B S Seal
    Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, U S D A, Athens, GA 30605, USA
    Dev Comp Immunol 24:257-68. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Analysis of matrix protein gene nucleotide sequence diversity among Newcastle disease virus isolates demonstrates that recent disease outbreaks are caused by viruses of psittacine origin
    B S Seal
    Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, U S Department of Agriculture, Athens, GA 30605, USA
    Virus Genes 11:217-24. 1995
  3. pmc Phylogenetic relationships among highly virulent Newcastle disease virus isolates obtained from exotic birds and poultry from 1989 to 1996
    B S Seal
    Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Athens, Georgia 30605, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 36:1141-5. 1998
  4. ncbi request reprint Matrix protein gene nucleotide and predicted amino acid sequence demonstrate that the first US avian pneumovirus isolate is distinct from European strains
    B S Seal
    Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, USDA, Athens, GA 30605, USA
    Virus Res 58:45-52. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Fusion protein predicted amino acid sequence of the first US avian pneumovirus isolate and lack of heterogeneity among other US isolates
    B S Seal
    Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, USDA, 934 College Station Road, Athens, GA, USA
    Virus Res 66:139-47. 2000
  6. pmc Isolation and purification of enterocin E-760 with broad antimicrobial activity against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria
    J E Line
    USDA ARS, Russell Research Center, Poultry Microbiological Safety Research Unit, 950 College Station Rd, Athens, GA 30604, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 52:1094-100. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Avian pneumoviruses and emergence of a new type in the United States of America
    B S Seal
    Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, USDA, Athens, GA 30605, USA
    Anim Health Res Rev 1:67-72. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Experimental pathogenesis for chickens, turkeys, and pigeons of exotic Newcastle disease virus from an outbreak in California during 2002-2003
    N Wakamatsu
    Department of Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, 501 D W Brooks Drive, Athens, GA 30602 7388, USA
    Vet Pathol 43:925-33. 2006
  9. pmc Genetic relatedness of the caliciviruses: San Miguel sea lion and vesicular exanthema of swine viruses constitute a single genotype within the Caliciviridae
    J D Neill
    Virology Cattle Research Unit, U S Department of Agriculture, Ames, Iowa 50010, USA
    J Virol 69:4484-8. 1995
  10. ncbi request reprint Molecular evolution of the Newcastle disease virus matrix protein gene and phylogenetic relationships among the paramyxoviridae
    B S Seal
    Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, 934 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30605, USA
    Virus Res 66:1-11. 2000

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint The avian response to Newcastle disease virus
    B S Seal
    Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, U S D A, Athens, GA 30605, USA
    Dev Comp Immunol 24:257-68. 2000
    ..Although protection is measured by presence of antibodies to NDV, vaccinated B-cell depleted chickens are resistant to disease. Consequently, immune protection involves responses that are presently incompletely defined...
  2. ncbi request reprint Analysis of matrix protein gene nucleotide sequence diversity among Newcastle disease virus isolates demonstrates that recent disease outbreaks are caused by viruses of psittacine origin
    B S Seal
    Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, U S Department of Agriculture, Athens, GA 30605, USA
    Virus Genes 11:217-24. 1995
    ..The viruses from 1992 outbreaks of Newcastle disease in North America, and an isolate thought to have caused the major outbreak in southern California during the 1970s, are most closely related to an NDV isolate of psittacine origin...
  3. pmc Phylogenetic relationships among highly virulent Newcastle disease virus isolates obtained from exotic birds and poultry from 1989 to 1996
    B S Seal
    Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Athens, Georgia 30605, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 36:1141-5. 1998
    ..Recent virulent NDV isolates and those recovered during disease outbreaks since the 1970s are phylogenetically distinct from current vaccine viruses and standard challenge strains...
  4. ncbi request reprint Matrix protein gene nucleotide and predicted amino acid sequence demonstrate that the first US avian pneumovirus isolate is distinct from European strains
    B S Seal
    Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, USDA, Athens, GA 30605, USA
    Virus Res 58:45-52. 1998
    ..This correlates with the inability to serologically detect the US APV/CO isolate using diagnostics based on European viruses...
  5. ncbi request reprint Fusion protein predicted amino acid sequence of the first US avian pneumovirus isolate and lack of heterogeneity among other US isolates
    B S Seal
    Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, USDA, 934 College Station Road, Athens, GA, USA
    Virus Res 66:139-47. 2000
    ..Phylogenetic analysis of the F protein among APV isolates supports classification of US isolates as a new APV subtype C...
  6. pmc Isolation and purification of enterocin E-760 with broad antimicrobial activity against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria
    J E Line
    USDA ARS, Russell Research Center, Poultry Microbiological Safety Research Unit, 950 College Station Rd, Athens, GA 30604, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 52:1094-100. 2008
    ..Enterocin E-760 also significantly (P < 0.05) reduced the colonization of naturally acquired Campylobacter species in market age broiler chickens when administered in treated feed 4 days prior to analysis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Avian pneumoviruses and emergence of a new type in the United States of America
    B S Seal
    Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, USDA, Athens, GA 30605, USA
    Anim Health Res Rev 1:67-72. 2000
    ..Phylogenetic analysis of the M and F proteins, together with the serological uniqueness of the US APV isolates, supports their classification as a new APV, designated type C...
  8. ncbi request reprint Experimental pathogenesis for chickens, turkeys, and pigeons of exotic Newcastle disease virus from an outbreak in California during 2002-2003
    N Wakamatsu
    Department of Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, 501 D W Brooks Drive, Athens, GA 30602 7388, USA
    Vet Pathol 43:925-33. 2006
    ..Additionally, we have evidence of CA END virus subclinical infections that suggest pigeons could be subclinical carriers of other virulent NDV...
  9. pmc Genetic relatedness of the caliciviruses: San Miguel sea lion and vesicular exanthema of swine viruses constitute a single genotype within the Caliciviridae
    J D Neill
    Virology Cattle Research Unit, U S Department of Agriculture, Ames, Iowa 50010, USA
    J Virol 69:4484-8. 1995
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  10. ncbi request reprint Molecular evolution of the Newcastle disease virus matrix protein gene and phylogenetic relationships among the paramyxoviridae
    B S Seal
    Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, 934 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30605, USA
    Virus Res 66:1-11. 2000
    ..Consequently, avian paramyxoviruses should have their own taxonomic subfamily among the Paramyxovirinae...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pathogenesis of Newcastle disease in commercial and specific pathogen-free turkeys experimentally infected with isolates of different virulence
    A M Piacenti
    Department of Veterinary Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 7388, USA
    Vet Pathol 43:168-78. 2006
    ..However, in general, disease among turkeys was less severe than in chickens, and turkeys could be considered a subclinical carrier for some of the isolates...
  12. doi request reprint Differential carbon source utilization by Campylobacter jejuni 11168 in response to growth temperature variation
    J E Line
    USDA ARS, Russell Research Center, P O Box 5677, Athens, GA 30604, USA
    J Microbiol Methods 80:198-202. 2010
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  13. ncbi request reprint Pathogenesis of experimental vesicular stomatitis virus (New Jersey serotype) infection in the deer mouse (Peromyscus maniculatus)
    T E Cornish
    Department of Veterinary Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, USA
    Vet Pathol 38:396-406. 2001
    ..The documentation of viremia in these animals suggests that they may have a role in the epidemiology of vector-borne vesicular stomatitis...
  14. pmc Molecular characterization of an avian astrovirus
    M D Koci
    Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, U S Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Athens, Georgia 30605, USA
    J Virol 74:6173-7. 2000
    ..Herein we report the nucleotide sequence, genomic organization, and predicted amino acid sequence of a turkey astrovirus isolated from poults with an emerging enteric disease...
  15. doi request reprint Comparison of an automated most-probable-number technique with traditional plating methods for estimating populations of total aerobes, coliforms, and Escherichia coli associated with freshly processed broiler chickens
    J E Line
    Poultry Microbiological Safety Research Unit, Russell Research Center, U S Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Athens, Georgia 30604, USA
    J Food Prot 74:1558-63. 2011
    ..When samples below the limit of detection were excluded, 92.1% of the total responses were within a single log difference between the traditional plating or Petrifilm methods and the automated MPN method...
  16. pmc Isolation of a Lactobacillus salivarius strain and purification of its bacteriocin, which is inhibitory to Campylobacter jejuni in the chicken gastrointestinal system
    N J Stern
    USDA ARS, Russell Research Center, Athens, GA 30604, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 50:3111-6. 2006
    ..Nonchallenged birds were never colonized by C. jejuni. Bacteriocin from L. salivarius NRRL B-30514 appears potentially very useful to reduce C. jejuni in poultry prior to processing...
  17. ncbi request reprint Campylobacter spp. subtype analysis using gel-based repetitive extragenic palindromic-PCR discriminates in parallel fashion to flaA short variable region DNA sequence analysis
    K L Hiett
    U S Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Poultry Microbiological Safety Research Unit, Russell Research Center, Athens, GA 30604 5677, USA
    J Appl Microbiol 101:1249-58. 2006
    ..These data were then used for comparison with the established genotyping method of flaA short variable region (SVR) DNA sequence analysis as a tool for molecular epidemiology...
  18. ncbi request reprint The capsid protein of vesicular exanthema of swine virus serotype A48: relationship to the capsid protein of other animal caliciviruses
    J D Neill
    Enteric Diseases and Food Safety Research Unit, National Animal Disease Center, USDA, Agricultural Research Service, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    Virus Res 54:39-50. 1998
    ..Comparison of the E region sequences provides further evidence that this area of animal calicivirus capsid protein may contain the major antigenic determinants...