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  1. pmc Continued evolution of H5N1 influenza viruses in wild birds, domestic poultry, and humans in China from 2004 to 2009
    Yanbing Li
    Animal Influenza Laboratory of the Ministry of Agriculture and National Key Laboratory of Veterinary Biotechnology, Harbin Veterinary Research Institute, CAAS, 427 Maduan Street, Harbin 150001, People s Republic of China
    J Virol 84:8389-97. 2010
  2. pmc Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii infection in slaughtered chickens, ducks, and geese in Shenyang, northeastern China
    Na Yang
    College of Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine, Shenyang Agricultural University, Shenyang, Liaoning Province 110866, China
    Parasit Vectors 5:237. 2012
  3. ncbi Avian influenza shedding patterns in waterfowl: implications for surveillance, environmental transmission, and disease spread
    Viviane Hénaux
    University of Wisconsin, Department of Forest and Wildlife Ecology, 1630 Linden Drive, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    J Wildl Dis 47:566-78. 2011
  4. ncbi Safety and efficacy in geese of a PER.C6-based inactivated West Nile virus vaccine
    Itzchak Samina
    Kimron Veterinary Institute, PO Box 12, Bet Dagan 50250, Israel
    Vaccine 25:8338-45. 2007
  5. pmc A simple and rapid method for detection of Goose Parvovirus in the field by loop-mediated isothermal amplification
    Jinlong Yang
    Chongqing Academy of Animal Science, Chongqing 402460, Chongqing, China
    Virol J 7:14. 2010
  6. ncbi Cryptosporidium infection in domestic geese (Anser anser f. domestica) detected by in-situ hybridization
    S Chvala
    Department of Pathobiology, Institute of Pathology and Forensic Veterinary Medicine, Veterinarplatz 1, A 1210 Vienna, Austria
    J Comp Pathol 134:211-8. 2006
  7. ncbi A rapid fluorescent focus inhibition test for detection of neutralizing antibodies to tick-borne encephalitis virus
    S Vene
    Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Stockholm
    J Virol Methods 73:71-5. 1998
  8. ncbi Body condition, migration, and timing of reproduction in snow geese: a test of the condition-dependent model of optimal clutch size
    Joël Bêty
    Département de biologie and Centre d études nordiques, Pavillon Vachon, Universite Laval, Sainte Foy, Quebec G1K 7P4, Canada
    Am Nat 162:110-21. 2003
  9. pmc Prevalence of qnr, aac(6')-Ib-cr, qepA, and oqxAB in Escherichia coli isolates from humans, animals, and the environment
    Xiang Chen
    Jiangsu Key Laboratory of Zoonosis, Yangzhou University, Jiangsu, China
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 56:3423-7. 2012
  10. ncbi Chimeric West Nile/dengue virus vaccine candidate: preclinical evaluation in mice, geese and monkeys for safety and immunogenicity
    Alexander G Pletnev
    Laboratory of Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 8133, USA
    Vaccine 24:6392-404. 2006

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  1. pmc Continued evolution of H5N1 influenza viruses in wild birds, domestic poultry, and humans in China from 2004 to 2009
    Yanbing Li
    Animal Influenza Laboratory of the Ministry of Agriculture and National Key Laboratory of Veterinary Biotechnology, Harbin Veterinary Research Institute, CAAS, 427 Maduan Street, Harbin 150001, People s Republic of China
    J Virol 84:8389-97. 2010
    ..Our results demonstrate that the H5N1 AIVs circulating in nature have complex biological characteristics and pose a continued challenge for disease control and pandemic preparedness...
  2. pmc Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii infection in slaughtered chickens, ducks, and geese in Shenyang, northeastern China
    Na Yang
    College of Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine, Shenyang Agricultural University, Shenyang, Liaoning Province 110866, China
    Parasit Vectors 5:237. 2012
    In recent years, investigations of Toxoplasma gondii infection in poultry (chickens, ducks, and geese) have been reported worldwide, including China. However, little is known about the prevalence of T...
  3. ncbi Avian influenza shedding patterns in waterfowl: implications for surveillance, environmental transmission, and disease spread
    Viviane Hénaux
    University of Wisconsin, Department of Forest and Wildlife Ecology, 1630 Linden Drive, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    J Wildl Dis 47:566-78. 2011
    ..of low pathogenic (LP) and highly pathogenic (HP) virus shed via oral and cloacal routes by AI-infected ducks and geese, and how these factors might influence AI epidemiology and virus detection...
  4. ncbi Safety and efficacy in geese of a PER.C6-based inactivated West Nile virus vaccine
    Itzchak Samina
    Kimron Veterinary Institute, PO Box 12, Bet Dagan 50250, Israel
    Vaccine 25:8338-45. 2007
    ..growth since both the neurovirulent strains NY99 and ISR98 that cause epidemics in humans and high mortality in geese, respectively, could be propagated to high titers (10(9) to 10(10)TCID(50)/ml) on these cells...
  5. pmc A simple and rapid method for detection of Goose Parvovirus in the field by loop-mediated isothermal amplification
    Jinlong Yang
    Chongqing Academy of Animal Science, Chongqing 402460, Chongqing, China
    Virol J 7:14. 2010
    Goose parvovirus (GPV) is a Dependovirus associated with latent infection and mortality in geese. Currently, in a worldwide scale, GPV severely affects geese production...
  6. ncbi Cryptosporidium infection in domestic geese (Anser anser f. domestica) detected by in-situ hybridization
    S Chvala
    Department of Pathobiology, Institute of Pathology and Forensic Veterinary Medicine, Veterinarplatz 1, A 1210 Vienna, Austria
    J Comp Pathol 134:211-8. 2006
    ..polymerase chain reaction, to examine the bursa of Fabricius (BF), conjunctiva and other tissues from 20 domestic geese aged 16-36 days for the presence of cryptosporidia...
  7. ncbi A rapid fluorescent focus inhibition test for detection of neutralizing antibodies to tick-borne encephalitis virus
    S Vene
    Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Stockholm
    J Virol Methods 73:71-5. 1998
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  8. ncbi Body condition, migration, and timing of reproduction in snow geese: a test of the condition-dependent model of optimal clutch size
    Joël Bêty
    Département de biologie and Centre d études nordiques, Pavillon Vachon, Universite Laval, Sainte Foy, Quebec G1K 7P4, Canada
    Am Nat 162:110-21. 2003
    ..However, after controlling for the seasonal decline, it did not affect clutch size. Our study indicates that geese simultaneously adjust their lay date and clutch size according to their premigration condition and migratory ..
  9. pmc Prevalence of qnr, aac(6')-Ib-cr, qepA, and oqxAB in Escherichia coli isolates from humans, animals, and the environment
    Xiang Chen
    Jiangsu Key Laboratory of Zoonosis, Yangzhou University, Jiangsu, China
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 56:3423-7. 2012
    ..The prevalence of oqxAB in porcine isolates (51.0%) was significantly higher than that in other isolates. This is the first report of oqxAB-positive isolates from ducks and geese and as early as 1994 from chickens.
  10. ncbi Chimeric West Nile/dengue virus vaccine candidate: preclinical evaluation in mice, geese and monkeys for safety and immunogenicity
    Alexander G Pletnev
    Laboratory of Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 8133, USA
    Vaccine 24:6392-404. 2006
    ..clinical lot of WN/DEN4Delta30 virus and its further preclinical evaluation for safety and immunogenicity in mice, geese and monkeys...
  11. pmc Comparison of Campylobacter populations in wild geese with those in starlings and free-range poultry on the same farm
    F M Colles
    Peter Medawar Building for Pathogen Research, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3SY, United Kingdom
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:3583-90. 2008
    Wild geese are a potential source of Campylobacter infection for humans and farm animals and have been implicated in at least two large waterborne disease outbreaks...
  12. ncbi Erythrocyte binding preference of 16 subtypes of low pathogenic avian influenza and 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) viruses
    Witthawat Wiriyarat
    Faculty of Veterinary Science, Mahidol University, Nakhonpathom 73170, Thailand
    Vet Microbiol 146:346-9. 2010
    ..Moreover, the 2009 pandemic viruses did not agglutinate both horse and chicken erythrocytes. Our study concluded that goose and guinea pig erythrocytes are the best in HA assay for all subtypes of influenza viruses...
  13. ncbi Goose-type lysozyme gene of the chicken: sequence, genomic organization and expression reveals major differences to chicken-type lysozyme gene
    T Nakano
    European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg, Germany
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1090:273-6. 1991
    ..In addition, goose-type lysozyme displays an overlapping but different tissue expression pattern in chickens than chicken-type lysozyme...
  14. ncbi Avian flu: H5N1 virus outbreak in migratory waterfowl
    H Chen
    Joint Influenza Research Center SUMC and HKU, Shantou University Medical College, Shantou 515031, China
    Nature 436:191-2. 2005
  15. ncbi Skipping the Baltic: the emergence of a dichotomy of alternative spring migration strategies in Russian barnacle geese
    Götz Eichhorn
    Animal Ecology Group, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen, PO Box 14, 9750 AA Haren, The Netherlands
    J Anim Ecol 78:63-72. 2009
    1. Since the early 1990s, an increasing proportion of barnacle geese, Branta leucopsis, bound for breeding sites in the Russian Arctic delay their departure from the wintering quarters in the Wadden Sea by 4 weeks...
  16. ncbi Personality predicts the use of social information
    Ralf H J M Kurvers
    Resource Ecology Group, Wageningen University, Droevendaalsesteeg 3a, 6708 PB Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Ecol Lett 13:829-37. 2010
    ..In this study, we studied whether use of social information was related to personality, using barnacle geese, Branta leucopsis, where boldness is a personality trait known to be consistent over time...
  17. pmc Fatal encephalitis and myocarditis in young domestic geese (Anser anser domesticus) caused by West Nile virus
    D E Swayne
    U S Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, 934 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30605, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 7:751-3. 2001
    ..In our experiments, WN virus infection of young domestic geese (Anser anser domesticus) caused depression, weight loss, torticollis, opisthotonus, and death with accompanying ..
  18. ncbi Prevalence and diversity of avian influenza viruses in environmental reservoirs
    Andrew S Lang
    Department of Biology, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, NL A1B 3X9, Canada
    J Gen Virol 89:509-19. 2008
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  19. pmc Susceptibility of Canada Geese (Branta canadensis) to highly pathogenic avian influenza virus (H5N1)
    John Pasick
    Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1821-7. 2007
    ..We examined the susceptibility of Canada geese (Branta canadensis) to HPAI virus (H5N1)...
  20. ncbi West Nile fever in Israel 1999-2000: from geese to humans
    H Bin
    Central Virology Laboratory, Public Health Services, Ministry of Health, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 951:127-42. 2001
    ..a serological survey in 1999, which revealed a seroprevalence of (a) 86% in people who had close contact with sick geese, (b) 28% in people in areas along bird migration routes, and (c) 27% in the general population...
  21. ncbi Direct (non-vector) transmission of West Nile virus in geese
    Caroline Banet-Noach
    Kimron Veterinary Institute, POB 12, Beit Dagan 50250, Israel
    Avian Pathol 32:489-94. 2003
    ..Contact transmission was investigated experimentally as an alternative explanation. A group of 10, 3-week-old geese were inoculated subcutaneously and placed in one insect-proof room with 20 geese of the same age...
  22. pmc Adapted Tembusu-like virus in chickens and geese in China
    Ming Liu
    State Key Lab of Veterinary Biotechnology, Harbin Veterinary Research Institute of Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Harbin, China
    J Clin Microbiol 50:2807-9. 2012
    ..Isolates showed high sequence homology to duck TMUVs, and chickens and geese showed signs of egg drop disease after experimental infection with duck TMUV...
  23. ncbi Individualities in a flock of free-roaming greylag geese: behavioral and physiological consistency over time and across situations
    Simona Kralj-Fiser
    University of Ljubljana, Biotechnical Faculty, Slovenia
    Horm Behav 51:239-48. 2007
    ..condition", (2) a "high density feeding condition", (3) a "low density post-feeding situation" and (4) while the geese rested...
  24. ncbi Differential expression profiling of ovarian genes in prelaying and laying geese
    B Kang
    College of Animal Science and Technology, Sichuan Agricultural University, Ya an 625014, Sichuan Province, PR China
    Poult Sci 88:1975-83. 2009
    The identification of the differential expression of genes in the ovaries of egg-laying and prelaying Zi geese is required to improve the laying performance of the geese...
  25. ncbi Co-occurrence of West Nile Fever and circovirus infection in a goose flock in Hungary
    Róbert Glávits
    Central Veterinary Institute, H 1149 Budapest, Tábornok u 2, Hungary
    Avian Pathol 34:408-14. 2005
    ..outbreak of West Nile Fever characterized by severe neurological symptoms and death in a flock of 3600 6-week-old geese. Ataxia, intermittent torticollis and opisthotonus, incoordination, rhythmic side-to-side movement of the head, ..
  26. ncbi Urochordates carry multiple genes for goose-type lysozyme and no genes for chicken- or invertebrate-type lysozymes
    I W Nilsen
    Marine Biotechnology and Fish Health, Norwegian Institute of Fisheries and Aquaculture Research, 9291 Tromsø, Norway
    Cell Mol Life Sci 60:2210-8. 2003
    ..Multiple genes from each species may result from separate and lineage-specific duplications followed by functional specialisation...
  27. ncbi A vaccine candidate of attenuated genotype VII Newcastle disease virus generated by reverse genetics
    Shunlin Hu
    Animal Infectious Disease Laboratory, Yangzhou University, Yangzhou, Jiangsu 225009, China
    Vaccine 27:904-10. 2009
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  28. ncbi Pathogenicity of a Hong Kong-origin H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza virus for emus, geese, ducks, and pigeons
    Laura E Leigh Perkins
    Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Athens, GA 30605, USA
    Avian Dis 46:53-63. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to ascertain the susceptibility of emus (Dramaius novaehollandiae), domestic geese (Anser anser domesticus), domestic ducks (Anas platyrhynchos), and pigeons (Columba livia) to intranasal (i.n...
  29. pmc Phylogenetic analysis of the hypervariable region of the 18S rRNA gene of Cryptosporidium oocysts in feces of Canada geese (Branta canadensis): evidence for five novel genotypes
    Kristen L Jellison
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:452-8. 2004
    To assess genetic diversity in Cryptosporidium oocysts from Canada geese, 161 fecal samples from Canada geese in the United States were analyzed. Eleven (6.8%) were positive for Cryptosporidium spp...
  30. ncbi An inactivated West Nile virus vaccine for domestic geese-efficacy study and a summary of 4 years of field application
    Itzchak Samina
    Kimron Veterinary Institute, P O Box 12, Beit Dagan 50250, Israel
    Vaccine 23:4955-8. 2005
    Following the isolation in 1997 of West Nile virus from the brains of geese with an acute neuroparalytic disease in Israel, which reappeared in the following years, an inactivated vaccine was prepared from suckling mouse brains...
  31. ncbi Identification of a bacterial inhibitor against g-type lysozyme
    L Vanderkelen
    Laboratory of Food Microbiology and Leuven Food Science and Nutrition Research Centre, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    Cell Mol Life Sci 68:1053-64. 2011
    ..coli to g-type lysozyme. The existence of inhibitors against all major types of animal lysozyme and their contribution to lysozyme tolerance suggest that lysozyme inhibitors may play a role in bacterial interactions with animal hosts...
  32. ncbi Serological survey and risk factors for Toxoplasma gondii in domestic ducks and geese in Lower Saxony, Germany
    P Maksimov
    Friedrich Loeffler Institut, Federal Research Institute for Animal Health, Institute of Epidemiology, Seestraße 55, D 16866 Wusterhausen, Germany
    Vet Parasitol 182:140-9. 2011
    To obtain estimates for the prevalence of Toxoplasma gondii infection in ducks and geese in Germany, enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays (ELISA) were established based on affinity-purified T...
  33. ncbi Feedback dynamics of grazing lawns: coupling vegetation change with animal growth
    Brian T Person
    Department of Biology and Wildlife and Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK 99775, USA
    Oecologia 135:583-92. 2003
    We studied the effects of grazing by Black Brant (Branta bernicla nigricans) geese (hereafter Brant) on plant community zonation and gosling growth between 1987 and 2000 at a nesting colony in southwestern Alaska...
  34. ncbi An effective method for freezing White Italian gander semen
    Ewa Lukaszewicz
    Poultry Breeding Department, Agricultural University of Wrocław, Poland
    Theriogenology 58:19-27. 2002
    ..from 25 White Italian ganders by dorso-abdominal massage was used immediately for artificial insemination of 10 geese (the control group) with a dose of 80 microl. This insemination was performed six times at weekly intervals...
  35. ncbi Newcastle disease in geese: natural occurrence and experimental infection
    Hongquan Wan
    Animal Infectious Disease Laboratory, School of Veterinary Medicine, Yangzhou University, Jiangsu, China
    Avian Pathol 33:216-21. 2004
    A novel disease entity in domestic geese with unusual epidemiology and pathological changes has emerged in some regions of China since the late 1990s...
  36. ncbi Altered porphyrin excretion and histopathology of greylag geese (Anser anser) exposed to soil contaminated with lead and arsenic in the Guadalquivir Marshes, southwestern Spain
    Rafael Mateo
    Instituto de Investigación en Recursos Cinegéticos IREC, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas Universidad de Castilla La Mancha Junta de Comunidades de Castilla la Mancha, Ronda de Toledo s n, 13005 Ciudad Real, Spain
    Environ Toxicol Chem 25:203-12. 2006
    Greylag geese (Anser anser) in the Guadalquivir Marshes (southwestern Spain) can be exposed to sources of inorganic pollution such as heavy metals and arsenic from mining activities or Pb shot used for hunting...
  37. ncbi Cultural inheritance drives site fidelity and migratory connectivity in a long-distance migrant
    Xavier A Harrison
    Centre for Ecology and Conservation, University of Exeter, Tremough Campus, Penryn, Cornwall, UK
    Mol Ecol 19:5484-96. 2010
    ..We combined a pedigree of related light-bellied Brent geese (Branta bernicla hrota) with 6 years of observations of marked birds to calculate the dispersal distances of adult ..
  38. ncbi Serological survey of Toxoplasma gondii infection in the domestic goose (Anser domestica) in southern China
    C Yan
    College of Veterinary Medicine, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, China
    Zoonoses Public Health 58:299-302. 2011
    In the present study, the antibodies to Toxoplasma gondii in 191 farm-bred and 83 house-bred geese (Anser domestica) were assessed for the prevalence of T. gondii infection in southern China with the modified agglutination test...
  39. pmc Complete genome sequence of a novel flavivirus, duck tembusu virus, isolated from ducks and geese in china
    Tao Yun
    Institute of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Sciences, Zhejiang Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Hangzhou, China
    J Virol 86:3406-7. 2012
    ..sequences of duck tembusu virus strains YY5, ZJ-407, and GH-2, isolated from Shaoxing ducks, breeder ducks, and geese, respectively, in China...
  40. ncbi Blogger reveals China's migratory goose farms near site of flu outbreak
    Declan Butler
    Nature 441:263. 2006
  41. pmc Fatty acyl-CoA reductases of birds
    Janine Hellenbrand
    Special Botany, Institute for Biology I, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    BMC Biochem 12:64. 2011
    ..Alcohol-forming fatty acyl-CoA reductases (FAR) catalyze the reduction of activated acyl groups to fatty alcohols that can be esterified with acyl-CoA thioesters forming wax esters...
  42. pmc Spatial dynamics of bar-headed geese migration in the context of H5N1
    L Bourouiba
    Department of Mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    J R Soc Interface 7:1627-39. 2010
    ..We discuss the effect of repeated epizootic at specific migratory stopovers for bar-headed geese (Anser indicus)...
  43. ncbi Molecular cloning of an invertebrate goose-type lysozyme gene from Chlamys farreri, and lytic activity of the recombinant protein
    Jianmin Zhao
    Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 7 Nanhai Road, Qingdao 266071, PR China
    Mol Immunol 44:1198-208. 2007
    ..farreri...
  44. ncbi Genome sequence determinations and analyses of novel circoviruses from goose and pigeon
    D Todd
    Department of Agriculture and Rural Development for Northern Ireland, Veterinary Sciences Division, Stormont, Belfast BT4 3SD, United Kingdom
    Virology 286:354-62. 2001
    ..On the basis of nt and amino acid sequence identities, GCV is substantially less closely related to BFDV than PiCV is to BFDV...
  45. ncbi Generation of velogenic Newcastle disease viruses from a nonpathogenic waterfowl isolate by passaging in chickens
    Yu Shengqing
    Department of Veterinary Public Health, Faculty of Agriculture, Tottori University, Tottori, 680 8553, Japan
    Virology 301:206-11. 2002
    ..The results also suggest that chickens provide a mechanism for the selection of virulent viruses from an avirulent background...
  46. ncbi Avian circovirus diseases: lessons for the study of PMWS
    Daniel Todd
    Department of Agriculture and Rural Development for Northern Ireland, Stoney Road, Stormont, Belfast BT4 3SD, UK
    Vet Microbiol 98:169-74. 2004
    ..The study of CAV-induced disease can therefore provide valuable, if less directly applicable lessons...
  47. ncbi Analysis of the complete nucleotide sequences of goose and muscovy duck parvoviruses indicates common ancestral origin with adeno-associated virus 2
    Z Zadori
    Research Department, Phylaxia Sanofi Veterinary Biologicals Co LTD, Budapest, Hungary
    Virology 212:562-73. 1995
    ..This is surprising, because the goose and muscovy duck parvoviruses do not require any helper virus for productive replication, suggesting that adeno-associated virus 2 has been derived from a helper-independent ancestor...
  48. pmc Erythrocyte binding preference of avian influenza H5N1 viruses
    Suda Louisirirotchanakul
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    J Clin Microbiol 45:2284-6. 2007
    ..We found that goose erythrocytes confer a greater advantage over other erythrocyte species in both assays...
  49. pmc mtDNA from fossils reveals a radiation of Hawaiian geese recently derived from the Canada goose (Brantacanadensis)
    Ellen E Paxinos
    Genetics Program, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, 3001 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20008, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:1399-404. 2002
    Phylogenetic analysis of 1.35 kb of mtDNA sequence from fossils revealed a previously unknown radiation of Hawaiian geese, of which only one representative remains alive (the endangered Hawaiian goose or nene, Branta sandvicensis)...
  50. ncbi Development of a polymerase chain reaction procedure for detection and differentiation of duck and goose circovirus
    Chiou Lin Chen
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, National Chiayi University, Chiayi, Taiwan
    Avian Dis 50:92-5. 2006
    ..This PCR test could serve as a fast and sensitive method for detection and differentiation of DuCV and GoCV...
  51. ncbi Annual changes in body mass and resting metabolism in captive barnacle geese (Branta leucopsis): the importance of wing moult
    Steven J Portugal
    Centre for Ornithology, School of Biosciences, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    J Exp Biol 210:1391-7. 2007
    ..We aimed to determine whether captive barnacle geese (Branta leucopsis) would show the characteristic decrease in body mass during their wing moult, even though they ..
  52. ncbi Complete genome sequence and biological characterizations of a novel goose paramyxovirus-SF02 isolated in China
    Jian Zou
    Key Laboratory of Proteomics, Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Shanghai Institute for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai 200031, China
    Virus Genes 30:13-21. 2005
    ..The SF02 genome shared 83% identity and its 6 ORFs 81.9-86.1% identities with the reference APMV-1 strains. The possible mechanism determining different host range and pathogenicity is discussed based on genetic analyses...
  53. ncbi Seasonal patterns of sex steroids determined from feces in different social categories of Greylag geese (Anser anser)
    K Hirschenhauser
    Konrad Lorenz Forschungsstelle für Ethologie, University of Vienna, Grunau 11, A 4645
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 114:67-79. 1999
    Seasonal patterns of fecal 17beta-OH-androgen, estrogen, and progesterone equivalents of male and female greylag geese (Anser anser) were analyzed in a flock of free-living geese...
  54. pmc Host-adapted Cryptosporidium spp. in Canada geese (Branta canadensis)
    Ling Zhou
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Building 22, Mail Stop F 12, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:4211-5. 2004
    The prevalence and distribution of Cryptosporidium spp. in the fecal droppings of the free-living waterfowl Canada geese were examined at 13 sites in Ohio and Illinois...
  55. ncbi Excreted corticosterone metabolites co-vary with ambient temperature and air pressure in male Greylag geese (Anser anser)
    Didone Frigerio
    Konrad Lorenz Ethological Research Station and Department of Zoology, University of Vienna, Austria
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 137:29-36. 2004
    ..Focal individuals were 14 paired male greylag geese (Anser anser) from a semi-tame, unrestrained flock...
  56. ncbi [Detection of goose haemorrhagic polyomavirus (GHPV) in flocks with haemorrhagic nephritis and enteritis of geese in southern Germany]
    Katja Miksch
    Geflügelgesundheitsdienst der Tierseuchenkasse Baden Württemberg, Standort Heidelberg
    Berl Munch Tierarztl Wochenschr 115:390-4. 2002
    Two flocks of geese in the South of Germany independently diseased on Haemorrhagic Nephritis and Enteritis of Geese (HNEG) at the age of 4 weeks. The flocks were approximately 300 km apart but had received goslings from the same hatchery...
  57. pmc The paradox of extreme high-altitude migration in bar-headed geese Anser indicus
    L A Hawkes
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bangor, Deiniol Road, Bangor, Gwynedd LL57 2UW, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 280:20122114. 2013
    Bar-headed geese are renowned for migratory flights at extremely high altitudes over the world's tallest mountains, the Himalayas, where partial pressure of oxygen is dramatically reduced while flight costs, in terms of rate of oxygen ..
  58. ncbi Evaluation of an indirect enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay to study the specific humoral immune response of Muscovy ducks (Cairina moschata) and domestic geese (Anser anser var. domestica) after vaccination against Newcastle disease virus
    Rafaela Häuslaigner
    Klinik fur Vogel, University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Avian Pathol 38:89-95. 2009
    ..efficiency and its suitability to monitor the antibody response in Muscovy ducks (Cairina moschata) and domestic geese (Anser anser var. domestica) following vaccination with a commercial inactivated NDV vaccine for chickens...
  59. ncbi Single vaccination provides limited protection to ducks and geese against H5N1 high pathogenicity avian influenza virus
    Dawn Eggert
    Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, 934 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30605, USA
    Avian Dis 54:1224-9. 2010
    ..Our study was conducted to investigate whether a single vaccination of 7-day-old domestic ducks and geese with inactivated oil emulsion vaccines resulted in protection against HPAI virus challenge at 30 days of age...
  60. ncbi Isolation, identification, and complete genome sequence of an avian reticuloendotheliosis virus isolated from geese
    Chia Yao Lin
    School of Veterinary Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei 10617, Taiwan
    Vet Microbiol 136:246-9. 2009
    Naturally occurring lymphoreticular tumors in geese have been found from time to time in Taiwan, but their etiology has not been determined except through morphological descriptions...
  61. ncbi Protective efficacy of a recombinant subunit West Nile virus vaccine in domestic geese (Anser anser)
    Susan I Jarvi
    Department of Biology, College of Arts and Sciences and Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, University of Hawai i at Hilo, 200 West Kawili Street, Hilo, HI 96720, USA
    Vaccine 26:5338-44. 2008
    ..The protective efficacy of a protein-based WNV subunit vaccine formulated with adjuvant was evaluated in domestic geese as a surrogate species for the endangered Nēnē, the state bird of Hawai'i...
  62. ncbi Testing the terrain hypothesis: Canada geese see their world laterally and obliquely
    Esteban Fernández-Juricic
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Ind, USA
    Brain Behav Evol 77:147-58. 2011
    ..We tested this hypothesis in Canada geese (Branta canadensis) by assessing retinal topography, visual field configuration, and scanning behavior...
  63. ncbi Molecular cloning and sequence analysis of Spot 14 alpha in geese
    Shengyan Su
    College of Animal Science and Technology, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, PR China
    Br Poult Sci 50:459-66. 2009
    ..The objective of the current research was to clone and sequence the Spot 14 alpha gene in geese. 2. We cloned the cDNA sequence of goose Spot 14 alpha...
  64. ncbi Lead, mercury, cadmium, chromium, and arsenic levels in eggs, feathers, and tissues of Canada geese of the New Jersey Meadowlands
    Nellie Tsipoura
    New Jersey Audubon Society, 11 Hardscrabble Road, Bernardsville, NJ 07924, USA
    Environ Res 111:775-84. 2011
    ..These metals were analyzed in eggs, feathers, muscle, and liver of Canada geese (Branta canadensis) breeding in four wetland sites...
  65. pmc Wild geese do not increase flight behaviour prior to migration
    Steven J Portugal
    Centre for Ornithology, School of Biosciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    Biol Lett 8:469-72. 2012
    ..Implantable data loggers were used to record year-round heart rate in six wild barnacle geese (Branta leucopsis), and the amount of time spent in flight each day was identified...
  66. ncbi Variability in pathobiology of South Korean H5N1 high-pathogenicity avian influenza virus infection for 5 species of migratory waterfowl
    Y K Kwon
    Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, Athens, Georgia, USA
    Vet Pathol 47:495-506. 2010
    ..of A/chicken/Korea/IS/06 (H5N1) HPAI in 5 migratory waterfowl species--mute swans (Cygnus olor), greylag geese (Anser anser), ruddy shelducks (Tadorna ferruginea), mandarin ducks (Aix galericulata), and mallard ducks (Anas ..
  67. ncbi Comparative genomic analysis of growth hormone gene in geese
    Wen Ming Zhao
    Animal Science and Technology College, Yangzhou University, Yangzhou, China
    Anim Sci J 82:62-6. 2011
    To explore the mutation characteristic of growth hormone (GH) gene in geese, all the exons and introns of the gene were amplified by 20 pairs of primers, and then single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) were detected by single strand ..
  68. ncbi Evaluation of fresh and frozen-thawed semen of individual ganders by assessment of spermatozoa motility and morphology
    Ewa Łukaszewicz
    Poultry Breeding Department, Institute of Animal Science, Agricultural University of Wroclaw, Poland
    Theriogenology 59:1627-40. 2003
    ..In relation to the fresh semen average from 57.2 to 63.2% of spermatozoa survived freezing process and from 23.9 to 38.5% remained morphologically intact...
  69. ncbi Early development of gaze following into distant space in juvenile Greylag geese (Anser anser)
    Sophia Kehmeier
    Konrad Lorenz Forschungsstelle, Grünau im Almtal, Austria
    Anim Cogn 14:477-85. 2011
    ..Greylag geese (Anser anser) are highly social birds with a precocial development...
  70. ncbi Safety and efficacy of an inactivated Carbopol-adjuvanted goose haemorrhagic polyomavirus vaccine for domestic geese
    Jacqueline Gelfi
    INRA, UMR, Toulouse, France
    Avian Pathol 39:111-6. 2010
    Haemorrhagic nephritis enteritis of the goose (HNEG) is an epizootic viral disease in domestic geese. The causal agent is a polyomavirus, namely goose haemorrhagic polyomavirus...
  71. pmc Predation danger can explain changes in timing of migration: the case of the barnacle goose
    Rudy M Jonker
    Resource Ecology Group, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 5:e11369. 2010
    ..Recently, an increasing number of Barnacle geese breeding in the Russian Arctic have delayed their departure from their wintering site in The Netherlands by ..
  72. ncbi Circovirus-infected geese studied by in situ hybridization
    Joan Smyth
    Veterinary Sciences Division, Department of Agriculture and Rural Development for Northern Ireland, Stormont, Belfast, BT4 3SD, UK
    Avian Pathol 34:227-32. 2005
    It has now been established that circovirus infection is common in farmed geese, but little is known about the clinicopathological significance of such infections...
  73. pmc The trans-Himalayan flights of bar-headed geese (Anser indicus)
    Lucy A Hawkes
    School of Biological Sciences, Bangor University, Gwynedd, LL57 2UW, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:9516-9. 2011
    ..This challenge is magnified by the reduction in maximum sustained climbing rates in large birds. Bar-headed geese (Anser indicus) make one of the highest and most iconic transmountain migrations in the world...
  74. ncbi Antibodies to avian influenza viruses in Canada geese (Branta canadensis): a potential surveillance tool?
    Whitney M Kistler
    Daniel B Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, 180 East Green Street, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Wildl Dis 48:1097-101. 2012
    ..Our goals were to estimate AIV antibody prevalence in Canada geese (Branta canadensis) and measure effects of age and location on these estimates...
  75. ncbi Characteristics of fresh gander semen and its susceptibility to cryopreservation in six generations derived from geese inseminated with frozen-thawed semen
    Ewa Łukaszewicz
    Institute of Animal Science, Department of Poultry Breeding, Agricultural University of Wroclaw, Chelmonskiego, Poland
    Cryo Letters 27:51-8. 2006
    ..Koluda ganders at the age of 8-9 months, then subjected to freezing and used after thawing for insemination of 10 geese in order to obtain the subsequent generation of males. Semen was diluted 1 to 0...
  76. ncbi Antigenic variation between Newcastle disease viruses of goose and chicken origin
    Zhi Jie Li
    College of Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine, Jilin University, Changchun 130062, People s Republic of China
    Arch Virol 155:499-505. 2010
    Newcastle disease virus (NDV) is believed to infect only domestic avian species, with waterfowl such as geese either not being infected, even by virulent strains, or developing only inapparent infection...
  77. ncbi Survey of Campylobacter species, VTEC O157 and Salmonella species in Swedish wildlife
    H Wahlstrom
    Swedish Zoonosis Center, Uppsala
    Vet Rec 153:74-80. 2003
    Samples collected from 791 wild animals (Canada geese, roe deer, hares, moose, wild boar and gulls) shot during hunting were examined for verocytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli (VTEC) O157, and thermophilic Campylobacter and Salmonella ..
  78. ncbi Effect of exposure to long photoperiod during the rearing period on the age at first egg and the subsequent reproductive performance in geese
    Sheng Der Wang
    Changhua Animal Breeding Station, COA TLRI, 80 Tonung Road, Peitou, Changhua 521, Taiwan
    Anim Reprod Sci 73:227-34. 2002
    ..during the rearing period on the age at first egg laying (AFE) and the subsequent reproductive performance in geese. Sixty-six White Roman geese (18 male and 48 female) were divided into three groups and subjected to different ..
  79. ncbi Outbreak of duck plague (duck herpesvirus enteritis) in numerous species of captive ducks and geese in temporal conjunction with enforced biosecurity (in-house keeping) due to the threat of avian influenza A virus of the subtype Asia H5N1
    E F Kaleta
    Klinik fur Vogel, Reptilien, Amphibien und Fische, Justus Liebig Universitat Giessen, Frankfurter Strasse 91 93, 35392 Giessen
    Dtsch Tierarztl Wochenschr 114:3-11. 2007
    ..Movement of captive ducks and geese of many different species from a free-range system to tight enclosures and maintenance for prolonged times in such ..
  80. ncbi Gene segment reassortment between American and Asian lineages of avian influenza virus from waterfowl in the Beringia area
    J Wahlgren
    Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology MTC, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden, Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Solna, Sweden
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 8:783-90. 2008
    ..On a field expedition to this area, we collected fecal samples from dabbling ducks, geese, shorebirds, and gulls on the Chukchi Peninsula, Siberia, and Pt...
  81. ncbi Endocrine regulations of reproductive seasonality, follicular development and incubation in Magang geese
    Y M Huang
    Department of Animal Science, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou 510642, China
    Anim Reprod Sci 104:344-58. 2008
    ..the regulatory mechanisms of seasonal breeding, developments of ovarian follicles and incubation in Magang geese, a short day breeding bird...
  82. ncbi Detection of avian pneumovirus in wild Canada (Branta canadensis) and blue-winged teal (Anas discors) geese
    R S Bennett
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, 1971 Commonwealth Avenue, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Avian Dis 46:1025-9. 2002
    Choanal cleft swab samples from 770 wild Canada geese (Branta canadensis) and 358 blue-winged teal (Anas discors), captured for relocation or banding, were examined for the presence of avian pneumovirus (APV) RNA by reverse transcription ..
  83. ncbi Attempts on freezing the Greylag (Anser anser L.) gander semen
    E Łukaszewicz
    Department of Poultry Breeding, Institute of Animal Breeding, Agricultural University of Wrocław, 51 630 Wrocław, Poland
    Anim Reprod Sci 80:163-73. 2004
    ..Three Greylag and three White Koluda geese were involved in frozen-thawed semen fertilizing ability test...
  84. ncbi Enzymatic properties of rhea lysozyme
    Jureerut Pooart
    Department of Bioscience, School of Agriculture, Kyushu Tokai University, Kumamoto, Japan
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 69:103-12. 2005
    ..Biochim. Biophys. Acta, 1388, 53-65 (1998)). The different binding free energy values for subsites B, C, F, and G from goose lysozyme might responsible for the amino acid substitutions, Asn122Ser and Phe123Met, located at the subsite B...
  85. ncbi Pathological observations of an experimental infection of geese with goose circovirus
    Jing Guo
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, College of Animal Sciences, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
    Avian Pathol 40:55-61. 2011
    ..We report here an experimental inoculation of 21-day-old geese with a GoCV polymerase chain reaction (PCR)-positive sample of bursa of Fabricius (BF) homogenate, and the results ..
  86. ncbi Diagnosis of goose circovirus infection in Hungarian geese samples using polymerase chain reaction and dot blot hybridization tests
    N W Ball
    Veterinary Sciences Division, Department of Agriculture and Rural Development for Northern Ireland, Stoney Road, Stormont, Belfast, UK
    Avian Pathol 33:51-8. 2004
    ..and dot blot hybridization (DBH) test have been developed for the diagnosis of infection by a novel circovirus of geese (GoCV)...
  87. ncbi Protective efficacy of commercial Newcastle disease vaccines against challenge of goose origin virulent Newcastle disease virus in geese
    Yabin Dai
    Poultry Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, 46 Sangyuan Road, Yangzhou, Jiangsu 225003, China
    Avian Dis 52:467-71. 2008
    Since 1997, severe outbreaks of Newcastle disease (ND) in geese in many regions throughout China have resulted in high morbidity and mortality, and great economic loss to farmers; however, no licensed, specific vaccine is yet available ..
  88. pmc Heart rate during conflicts predicts post-conflict stress-related behavior in greylag geese
    Claudia A F Wascher
    Konrad Lorenz Forschungsstelle, Grünau im Almtal and Department of Behavioural Biology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    PLoS ONE 5:e15751. 2010
    ..Such behaviors may also alleviate stress, but the behavioral context and physiological basis of those behaviors is still poorly understood...
  89. ncbi The differential expression of hepatic genes between prelaying and laying geese
    S T Ding
    Department of Animal Science and Technology, National Taiwan University, Taipei 106, Taiwan
    Poult Sci 86:1206-12. 2007
    ..hybridization was used to detect differential expression of genes in the livers of laying and prelaying geese. Liver tissues from prelaying and laying geese were dissected for mRNA extraction...
  90. ncbi Epidemiologic investigation of an outbreak of goose parvovirus infection in Sweden
    Desiree S Jansson
    National Veterinary Institute, Department of Pigs, Poultry and Ruminants, SE 75189 Uppsala, Sweden
    Avian Dis 51:609-13. 2007
    ..included backyard goose eggs that had been delivered to farm A for subcontract incubation and hatching, wild geese that frequented the flock of breeding geese on pasture on farm A, and a clutch of Canada goose eggs (Branta ..
  91. ncbi Canada geese and the epidemiology of avian influenza viruses
    Mark T Harris
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Wildl Dis 46:981-7. 2010
    Canada geese (Branta canadensis) are numerous, highly visible, and widely distributed in both migratory and resident populations in North America; as a member of the order Anseriformes, they are often suggested as a potential reservoir ..
  92. ncbi [Analysis of leader and trailer sequence of genotype III, VIb and VIId Newcastle disease virus determined by modified rapid amplification of cDNA ends (RACE) strategy]
    Xusheng Qiu
    Key Laboratory of Animal Infectious Diseases, Yangzhou University, Yangzhou 225009, China
    Wei Sheng Wu Xue Bao 49:965-71. 2009
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  93. ncbi Effects of phytoestrogens on testosterone secretion by Leydig cells from Biłgoraj ganders (Anser anser)
    Dr M Opalka
    Department of Animal Physiology, University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn, Poland
    Br Poult Sci 47:237-45. 2006
    ..Thirty-six male Biłgoraj geese were fed control diets with low phytoestrogen content (containing grass meal) and diets with high phytoestrogens (..
  94. ncbi Semen quality factor as an indicator of fertilizing ability for geese
    S J Liu
    Department of Animal Genetics and Breeding, College of Animal Science and Technology and State Key Laboratory of Agrobiotechnology, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China
    Poult Sci 87:155-9. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to test the suitability of the SQF as an indicator of fertility for geese. Twenty-one ganders were divided into 3 groups based on their individual SQF values, and semen was pooled within ..
  95. ncbi Multiplex RT-PCR for virulence detection and differentiation between Newcastle disease virus and goose-origin APVM-1
    Ling Chen Kong
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, China
    Avian Dis 51:668-73. 2007
    ..Twenty-six viral isolates of NDV and four goose-origin APVM-1 were analyzed, and we found that the VII genotype of NDV is the most prevalent type in South China and that it is not closely related to viral strains common to Europe...
  96. ncbi Excreted metabolites of gonadal steroid hormones and corticosterone in greylag geese (Anser anser) from hatching to fledging
    D Frigerio
    Konrad Lorenz Ethological Research Station, University of Vienna, Gruenau 11, A-4645, Austria
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 124:246-55. 2001
    ..In conclusion, our data suggest a role for steroid hormones in the modulation of behavioral and morphological development in the precocial greylag geese, in agreement with the organizational-activational hypothesis.
  97. ncbi Humoral and cellular immune responses in adult geese induced by an inactivated vaccine against new type gosling viral enteritis virus
    S Chen
    Avian Disease Research Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Sichuan Agricultural University, Yaan, Sichuan Province, 625014, China
    Poult Sci 89:2410-8. 2010
    ..A virus concentration of 10(5) 50% embryo infective dose/mL was subcutaneously inoculated into adult geese divided into 6 groups...
  98. ncbi Developmental toxicity of lead-contaminated sediment in Canada geese (Branta canadensis)
    D J Hoffman
    USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, Laurel, Maryland 20708 4041, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 59:235-52. 2000
    ..sediment from the Coeur d'Alene River Basin (CDARB) in Idaho on posthatching development of Canada geese (Branta canadensis) were examined for 6 wk...
  99. ncbi Zoonotic diseases: health aspects of Canadian geese
    R A Dieter
    The Center for Surgery, Naperville, IL 60563, USA
    Int J Circumpolar Health 60:676-84. 2001
    OBJECTIVE: Review zoonotic diseases associated with Canadian geese. STUDY DESIGN: Review article: A review of the multiple physical, microbiologic and safety concerns, and methods used in controlling this potential problem...
  100. ncbi Avian cholera in waterfowl: the role of lesser snow and ross's geese as disease carriers in the Playa Lakes Region
    Michael D Samuel
    US Geological Survey, National Wildlife Health Center, 6006 Schroeder Road, Madison, Wisconsin 53711, USA
    J Wildl Dis 41:48-57. 2005
    We collected samples from apparently healthy geese in the Playa Lakes Region (USA) during the winters of 2000-01 and 2001-02 to determine whether carriers of Pasteurella multocida, the bacterium that causes avian cholera, were present in ..
  101. ncbi The relevance of environmental conditions for departure decision changes en route in migrating geese
    Silke Bauer
    Centre for Limnology, Netherlands Institute of Ecology NIOO KNAW, P O Box 1299, 3600 BG Maarssen, The Netherlands
    Ecology 89:1953-60. 2008
    ..Thereafter, on the stopover sites, local accumulated temperatures allow the geese to infer information on the advancement of spring, which is then used to adjust the speed of progressing northward.

Research Grants12

  1. Integrity of the Pulmonary Blood-Gas Barrier
    John West; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The second Specific Aim is devoted to failure of the blood-gas barrier. We shall look at the lungs of ducks, geese and chickens where the barrier is known to be extremely thin, and recent work shows a surprising degree of ..
  2. COMBINATION CHEMOTHERAPY FOR PANDEMIC INFLUENZA
    Robert Webster; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  3. Lentiviral Diseases: EIAV Pathogenesis
    SUSAN LYNNE PAYNE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  4. EVOLUTION OF VIRULENCE OF EQUINE INFECTIOUS ANEMIA VIRUS
    Susan Payne; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The EIAV system provides an excellent and tractable experimental model for study of evolutionary change in retroviruses, and for understanding the evolution and determinants of virulence. ..
  5. Microecology-murine gut-initiation & progression of IBD
    James Fox; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..prior and subsequent to oral vaccination with Helicobacter spp. antigens and mucosal adjuvants, elucidate how these vaccine strategies influence microflora dynamics and impact gut cytokine responses. ..
  6. MOLECULAR MECHANISMS OF EIAV PERSISTENCE
    JERALD OAKS; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..These studies will provide insight into HIV persistence in HAART patients, and potentially provide a model that can be used to evaluate strategies for actual elimination of lentiviral infections. ..
  7. HUS Pathogenesis & clinical Outcome in an in vivo model
    James Fox; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..We will use this model to study the pathogenesis of HUS and importantly to develop therapeutic regimens to prevent and treat EHEC disease. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  8. IN VIVO PATHOGENESIS OF HELICOBACTER PYLORI
    James Fox; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..pylori pathogenesis and specifically evaluate the role of regulatory T cells in limiting H. pylori-induced gastric pathology. ..
  9. Helicobacter induced hepatitis and tumorigenesis
    James Fox; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..A more complete understanding of the etiopathogenesis of hepatobiliary disease and hepatocellular carcinoma is likely to result in new strategies for treatment and prevention of these important human diseases. ..
  10. DEVELOPING AND IMPROVING INSTITUTIONAL ANIMAL RESOURCES
    James Fox; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....