Will L Goff

Summary

Affiliation: Washington State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Bovine WC1(-) gammadeltaT cells incubated with IL-15 express the natural cytotoxicity receptor CD335 (NKp46) and produce IFN-gamma in response to exogenous IL-12 and IL-18
    Wendell C Johnson
    Animal Disease Research Unit, USDA ARS, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 6630, USA
    Dev Comp Immunol 32:1002-10. 2008
  2. ncbi Validation of a competitive enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for diagnosing Babesia equi infections of Moroccan origin and its use in determining the seroprevalence of B. equi in Morocco
    A Rhalem
    Department de Parasitologie, Institut Agronomique et Veterinaire Hassan II, Rabat-Instituts, Morocco
    J Vet Diagn Invest 13:249-51. 2001
  3. ncbi The role of IL-10 in iNOS and cytokine mRNA expression during in vitro differentiation of bovine mononuclear phagocytes
    W L Goff
    Animal Disease Research Unit, USDA ARS, Pullman, Washington 99164 7030, USA
    J Interferon Cytokine Res 18:139-49. 1998
  4. ncbi The innate immune response in calves to Boophilus microplus tick transmitted Babesia bovis involves type-1 cytokine induction and NK-like cells in the spleen
    W L Goff
    Animal Disease Research Unit, USDA ARS, Pullman, WA 99164 6630, USA
    Parasite Immunol 25:185-8. 2003
  5. pmc Competitive enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay based on a rhoptry-associated protein 1 epitope specifically identifies Babesia bovis-infected cattle
    Will L Goff
    Animal Disease Research Unit, Agricultural Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, Pullman, Washington 99164 6630, USA
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 10:38-43. 2003
  6. ncbi Age-related innate immune response in calves to Babesia bovis involves IL-12 induction and IL-10 modulation
    W L Goff
    Animal Diseases Research Unit, USDA ARS, Pullman, Washington 99164, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 969:164-8. 2002
  7. pmc Validation of a competitive enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for detection of antibodies against Babesia bovis
    Will L Goff
    Animal Disease Research Unit, Agricultural Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, Pullman, Washington 99164 6630, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 13:1212-6. 2006
  8. pmc Validation of a competitive enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for detection of Babesia bigemina antibodies in cattle
    Will L Goff
    Animal Disease Research Unit, Agricultural Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, Pullman, Washington 99164 6630, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 15:1316-21. 2008
  9. ncbi IL-4 and IL-10 inhibition of IFN-gamma- and TNF-alpha-dependent nitric oxide production from bovine mononuclear phagocytes exposed to Babesia bovis merozoites
    W L Goff
    Animal Disease Research Unit, USDA ARS, Washington State University, 3003 ADBF, P O Box 646630, Pullman, WA 99164 6630, USA
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 84:237-51. 2002
  10. ncbi The age-related immunity in cattle to Babesia bovis infection involves the rapid induction of interleukin-12, interferon-gamma and inducible nitric oxide synthase mRNA expression in the spleen
    W L Goff
    Animal Disease Research Unit, USDA ARS, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington, WA 99164, USA
    Parasite Immunol 23:463-71. 2001

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi Bovine WC1(-) gammadeltaT cells incubated with IL-15 express the natural cytotoxicity receptor CD335 (NKp46) and produce IFN-gamma in response to exogenous IL-12 and IL-18
    Wendell C Johnson
    Animal Disease Research Unit, USDA ARS, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 6630, USA
    Dev Comp Immunol 32:1002-10. 2008
    ..Taken as a whole, we describe a new phenotypically distinct bovine gammadeltaT cell sub-population capable of participating in type 1 immune responses...
  2. ncbi Validation of a competitive enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for diagnosing Babesia equi infections of Moroccan origin and its use in determining the seroprevalence of B. equi in Morocco
    A Rhalem
    Department de Parasitologie, Institut Agronomique et Veterinaire Hassan II, Rabat-Instituts, Morocco
    J Vet Diagn Invest 13:249-51. 2001
    ..Management conditions contribute to greater tick infestations and thus Babesia exposure in donkeys than in horses...
  3. ncbi The role of IL-10 in iNOS and cytokine mRNA expression during in vitro differentiation of bovine mononuclear phagocytes
    W L Goff
    Animal Disease Research Unit, USDA ARS, Pullman, Washington 99164 7030, USA
    J Interferon Cytokine Res 18:139-49. 1998
    ..These results provide evidence for IL-10 regulation of some bovine mononuclear phagocyte effector functions...
  4. ncbi The innate immune response in calves to Boophilus microplus tick transmitted Babesia bovis involves type-1 cytokine induction and NK-like cells in the spleen
    W L Goff
    Animal Disease Research Unit, USDA ARS, Pullman, WA 99164 6630, USA
    Parasite Immunol 25:185-8. 2003
    ..The proliferating CD8+ population consisted primarily of NK-like cells, and the expansion occurred in parallel with an increase in IL-15 mRNA expression in the spleen...
  5. pmc Competitive enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay based on a rhoptry-associated protein 1 epitope specifically identifies Babesia bovis-infected cattle
    Will L Goff
    Animal Disease Research Unit, Agricultural Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, Pullman, Washington 99164 6630, USA
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 10:38-43. 2003
    ..3% concordance). The assay appears to have the characteristics necessary for an epidemiologic and disease surveillance tool...
  6. ncbi Age-related innate immune response in calves to Babesia bovis involves IL-12 induction and IL-10 modulation
    W L Goff
    Animal Diseases Research Unit, USDA ARS, Pullman, Washington 99164, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 969:164-8. 2002
    ..Also in contrast with calves, there was no detectable antibody response before death in adults. A vigorous CD8+ T-cell expansion occurred in the spleens of both calves and adults...
  7. pmc Validation of a competitive enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for detection of antibodies against Babesia bovis
    Will L Goff
    Animal Disease Research Unit, Agricultural Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, Pullman, Washington 99164 6630, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 13:1212-6. 2006
    ..Analysis of variance of the resulting optical densities and a test of homogeneity indicated no significant difference among the laboratories. Overall, the cELISA appears to have the attributes necessary for international application...
  8. pmc Validation of a competitive enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for detection of Babesia bigemina antibodies in cattle
    Will L Goff
    Animal Disease Research Unit, Agricultural Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, Pullman, Washington 99164 6630, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 15:1316-21. 2008
    ..8, indicating a high degree of reliability. Overall, the cELISA appears to have the attributes necessary for international application...
  9. ncbi IL-4 and IL-10 inhibition of IFN-gamma- and TNF-alpha-dependent nitric oxide production from bovine mononuclear phagocytes exposed to Babesia bovis merozoites
    W L Goff
    Animal Disease Research Unit, USDA ARS, Washington State University, 3003 ADBF, P O Box 646630, Pullman, WA 99164 6630, USA
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 84:237-51. 2002
    ..However, while merozoites plus IFN-gamma induced TNF-alpha mRNA expression in MDM, NO was not produced. Both IL-4 and IL-10 inhibited expression of iNOS and production of NO in merozoite-stimulated monocytes...
  10. ncbi The age-related immunity in cattle to Babesia bovis infection involves the rapid induction of interleukin-12, interferon-gamma and inducible nitric oxide synthase mRNA expression in the spleen
    W L Goff
    Animal Disease Research Unit, USDA ARS, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington, WA 99164, USA
    Parasite Immunol 23:463-71. 2001
    ....
  11. ncbi Bovine splenic NK cells synthesize IFN-gamma in response to IL-12-containing supernatants from Babesia bovis-exposed monocyte cultures
    Will L Goff
    Animal Disease Research Unit, USDA ARS, Pullman, Washington, USA
    Parasite Immunol 28:221-8. 2006
    ..Finally, innate IFN-gamma production was induced in splenic NK cells in the presence of supernatants from B. bovis merozoite-exposed monocytes in an IL-12 pathway-dependent manner...
  12. ncbi A novel neutralization sensitive and subdominant RAP-1-related antigen (RRA) is expressed by Babesia bovis merozoites
    Carlos E Suarez
    Program in Vector Borne Diseases, Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA 99164 7040
    Parasitology 138:809-18. 2011
    ..The Babesia bovis genome encodes a rap-1 related gene denominated RAP-1 related antigen (RRA). In this study, we analysed the pattern of expression, immunogenicity and functional relevance of RRA...
  13. ncbi Immune control of Babesia bovis infection
    Wendy C Brown
    Program in Vector borne Disease, Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 7040, USA
    Vet Parasitol 138:75-87. 2006
    ..The availability of an annotated B. bovis genome will, for the first time, enable identification of non-immunodominant proteins that may stimulate protective immunity...
  14. ncbi Validation of an Anaplasma marginale cELISA for use in the diagnosis of A. ovis infections in domestic sheep and Anaplasma spp. in wild ungulates
    Glen A Scoles
    Animal Disease Research Unit, USDA ARS, Pullman, WA 99164, USA
    Vet Microbiol 130:184-90. 2008
    ..ovis using the kit-supplied controls (i.e. the BcELISA) and a 19% inhibition cutoff; the kit may also be useful for detecting intra-erythrocytic Anaplasma infections in wild ruminants...
  15. ncbi Expression of C-terminal truncated and full-length Babesia bigemina rhoptry-associated protein 1 and their potential use in enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay
    Suthisak Boonchit
    National Research Center for Protozoan Diseases, Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, Obihiro, Hokkaido 080 8555, Japan
    Vet Parasitol 137:28-35. 2006
    ..The high yield of soluble rRAP-1/CT and its diagnostic specificity demonstrate its potential in the diagnosis of B. bigemina infection. Its usefulness for epidemiological investigation is currently being evaluated...
  16. ncbi Dermacentor variabilis and boophilus microplus (Acari: Ixodidae): experimental vectors of Babesia equi to equids
    David Stiller
    J Med Entomol 39:667-70. 2002
    ..variabilis and adult B. microplus, tick species that occur on equids in North America and, in the case of the latter tick, also extensively in tropical and subtropical regions of the world, may be competent natural vectors of B. equi..
  17. ncbi Comparative infectivity of Babesia divergens and a zoonotic Babesia divergens-like parasite in cattle
    Patricia J Holman
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 73:865-70. 2005
    ..NR831 recipients were fully susceptible upon challenge inoculation with B. divergens. This study confirms that the Nantucket Island Babesia sp. is not conspecific with B. divergens based on host specificity for cattle...
  18. pmc Evaluation of an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay with recombinant rhoptry-associated protein 1 antigen against Babesia bovis for the detection of specific antibodies in cattle
    Suthisak Boonchit
    National Research Center for Protozoan Diseases, Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, Inada cho, Obihiro, Hokkaido 080 8555, Japan
    J Clin Microbiol 40:3771-5. 2002
    ..bovis-infected sera and B. bigemina-infected sera or noninfected normal bovine sera. The results demonstrate that the recombinant RAP-1 expressed in insect cells might be a useful antigen for the detection of antibodies to B. bovis...
  19. pmc Improved enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay using C-terminal truncated recombinant antigens of Babesia bovis rhoptry-associated protein-1 for detection of specific antibodies
    Suthisak Boonchit
    National Research Center for Protozoan Diseases, Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, Obihiro, Hokkaido 080 8555, Japan
    J Clin Microbiol 42:1601-4. 2004
    ..These results confirmed that the N-terminal 300-aa region caused cross-reactivity of the entire RAP-1 antigen, and the C-terminal truncated recombinant antigens were shown to be useful reagents for species-specific serodiagnosis...
  20. ncbi New ruminant hosts and wider geographic range identified for Babesia odocoilei (Emerson and Wright 1970)
    Lorien Schoelkopf
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas 77843, USA
    J Wildl Dis 41:683-90. 2005
    ..Control of potential vector ticks, Ixodes scapularis, especially when translocating livestock, is imperative to prevent outbreaks of babesiosis in managed herds of potential host species...
  21. ncbi Polyphasic taxonomy
    Gerrit Uilenberg
    A Surgente, Route du Port, 20130 Carg├Ęse Corse, France
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1081:492-7. 2006
    ..In this short article, we provide a number of examples where polyphasic taxonomy is serving as the means of arriving at the desired consensus...