Christopher C Pollitt

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Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The anatomy and physiology of the suspensory apparatus of the distal phalanx
    Christopher C Pollitt
    School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract 26:29-49. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Carbohydrate alimentary overload laminitis
    Christopher C Pollitt
    School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract 26:65-78. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Microbial events in the hindgut during carbohydrate-induced equine laminitis
    Gabriel J Milinovich
    Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract 26:79-94. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Continuous intravenous infusion of glucose induces endogenous hyperinsulinaemia and lamellar histopathology in Standardbred horses
    Melody A de Laat
    Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Gatton, Queensland 4343, Australia
    Vet J 191:317-22. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Development of intraosseous infusion of the distal phalanx to access the foot lamellar circulation in the standing, conscious horse
    Ali R Nourian
    Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Vet J 183:273-7. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Histological and morphometric lesions in the pre-clinical, developmental phase of insulin-induced laminitis in Standardbred horses
    Melody A de Laat
    Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Gatton, Queensland 4343, Australia
    Vet J 195:305-12. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Persistent digital hyperthermia over a 48 h period does not induce laminitis in horses
    Melody A de Laat
    Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Gatton, Queensland 4343, Australia
    Vet J 192:435-40. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Microbial ecology of the equine hindgut during oligofructose-induced laminitis
    Gabriel J Milinovich
    Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    ISME J 2:1089-100. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Streptococcus henryi sp. nov. and Streptococcus caballi sp. nov., isolated from the hindgut of horses with oligofructose-induced laminitis
    Gabriel J Milinovich
    Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 58:262-6. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Hyperinsulinemic laminitis
    Melody A de Laat
    Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Gatton, Queensland 4343, Australia
    Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract 26:257-64. 2010

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Publications21

  1. doi request reprint The anatomy and physiology of the suspensory apparatus of the distal phalanx
    Christopher C Pollitt
    School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract 26:29-49. 2010
    ..Transcription and activation of constituent proteases occurs in normal hoof lamellae but in increased amounts during laminitis...
  2. doi request reprint Carbohydrate alimentary overload laminitis
    Christopher C Pollitt
    School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract 26:65-78. 2010
    ..The actual trigger factors of carbohydrate-induced laminitis remain unidentified...
  3. doi request reprint Microbial events in the hindgut during carbohydrate-induced equine laminitis
    Gabriel J Milinovich
    Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract 26:79-94. 2010
    ..Although these studies are not definitive, they provide the foundations for future work to determine the source of laminitis trigger factors and their mechanisms of action...
  4. doi request reprint Continuous intravenous infusion of glucose induces endogenous hyperinsulinaemia and lamellar histopathology in Standardbred horses
    Melody A de Laat
    Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Gatton, Queensland 4343, Australia
    Vet J 191:317-22. 2012
    ..Based on the histopathological data, the potential threshold for insulin toxicity (i.e., laminitis) in horses may be at or below a serum concentration of ∼200 μIU/mL...
  5. doi request reprint Development of intraosseous infusion of the distal phalanx to access the foot lamellar circulation in the standing, conscious horse
    Ali R Nourian
    Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Vet J 183:273-7. 2010
    ..28, 0.5 and 0.32 microg/mL in serum samples collected 60, 120 and 150 min after IOIDP was started, respectively. A clinically safe and efficacious i.o. drug delivery to the hoof lamellar tissue of standing, conscious horse was developed...
  6. doi request reprint Histological and morphometric lesions in the pre-clinical, developmental phase of insulin-induced laminitis in Standardbred horses
    Melody A de Laat
    Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Gatton, Queensland 4343, Australia
    Vet J 195:305-12. 2013
    ..Cellular pathology preceded leucocyte infiltration and BM pathology, indicating that the latter changes may be secondary or downstream events in hyperinsulinaemic laminitis...
  7. doi request reprint Persistent digital hyperthermia over a 48 h period does not induce laminitis in horses
    Melody A de Laat
    Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Gatton, Queensland 4343, Australia
    Vet J 192:435-40. 2012
    ..Thus, although digital hyperthermia may play a role in the pathogenesis of laminitis, it is not the sole mechanism involved...
  8. doi request reprint Microbial ecology of the equine hindgut during oligofructose-induced laminitis
    Gabriel J Milinovich
    Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    ISME J 2:1089-100. 2008
    ..If EHSS are lysed, liberated cellular components may initiate laminitis...
  9. doi request reprint Streptococcus henryi sp. nov. and Streptococcus caballi sp. nov., isolated from the hindgut of horses with oligofructose-induced laminitis
    Gabriel J Milinovich
    Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 58:262-6. 2008
    ..The names proposed for these organisms are Streptococcus henryi sp. nov. (type strain 126(T) =ATCC BAA-1484(T) =DSM 19005(T)) and Streptococcus caballi sp. nov. (type strain 151(T) =ATCC BAA-1485(T) =DSM 19004(T))...
  10. doi request reprint Hyperinsulinemic laminitis
    Melody A de Laat
    Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Gatton, Queensland 4343, Australia
    Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract 26:257-64. 2010
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Lamellar leukocyte infiltration and involvement of IL-6 during oligofructose-induced equine laminitis development
    Michelle B Visser
    The Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Gatton 4343, Australia
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 144:120-8. 2011
    ..Additionally, we show IL-6 plays a role in increasing the level of proMMP-9 in vivo in a manner that does not involve keratinocytes...
  12. doi request reprint Progression of venographic changes after experimentally induced laminitis
    Gregory I Baldwin
    Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Slip Road, St Lucia, Queensland 4217, Australia
    Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract 26:135-40. 2010
    ..This article discusses the venographic appearance during the transition from the clinically normal hoof to the severe chronic laminitis cases similar to those seen in practice...
  13. doi request reprint Evaluation of primary epidermal lamellar density in the forefeet of near-term fetal Australian feral and domesticated horses
    Brian A Hampson
    Australian Brumby Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Am J Vet Res 72:871-6. 2011
    ..To investigate the density of the primary epidermal lamellae (PEL) around the solar circumference of the forefeet of near-term fetal feral and nonferal (ie, domesticated) horses...
  14. doi request reprint Nutritional analysis of gastric contents and body condition score at a single time point in feral horses in Australia
    Brian A Hampson
    Australian Brumby Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, University of Queensland, Gatton Campus, QLD 4343, Australia
    Am J Vet Res 72:1226-33. 2011
    ..To determine the impact of a free-choice diet on nutritional intake and body condition of feral horses...
  15. ncbi request reprint Induction of laminitis by prolonged hyperinsulinaemia in clinically normal ponies
    Katie E Asplin
    School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072, Australia
    Vet J 174:530-5. 2007
    ..For the clinician, early detection and control of hyperinsulinaemia may facilitate management of endocrinopathic laminitis...
  16. doi request reprint Supporting limb laminitis
    Andrew Van Eps
    School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Gatton Campus, Gatton, QLD 4343, Australia
    Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract 26:287-302. 2010
    ..Gaining a better understanding of the pathologic processes that lead to supporting limb laminitis is essential to enable the development of appropriate countermeasures to safeguard horses at risk of the disease...
  17. doi request reprint Development of an intra-lamellar microdialysis method for laminitis investigations in horses
    Ali R Nourian
    Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Vet J 183:22-6. 2010
    ..The method will be useful to monitor changes in the lamellar ECF during laminitis and the local kinetics of drugs used therapeutically for this condition...
  18. doi request reprint A potential role for lamellar insulin-like growth factor-1 receptor in the pathogenesis of hyperinsulinaemic laminitis
    Melody A de Laat
    Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Gatton, Queensland 4343, Australia
    Vet J 197:302-6. 2013
    ..Targeting this receptor may provide insights into the pathogenesis or identify a novel therapy for hyperinsulinaemic laminitis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Fluorescence in situ hybridization analysis of hindgut bacteria associated with the development of equine laminitis
    Gabriel J Milinovich
    Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Environ Microbiol 9:2090-100. 2007
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  20. ncbi request reprint The genetic diversity of lactic acid producing bacteria in the equine gastrointestinal tract
    Rafat A M Al Jassim
    School of Animal Studies, Faculty of Natural Resources, Agriculture, and Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Gatton QLD 4343, Australia
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 248:75-81. 2005
    ..jalaludinii. Identification and characterization of LAB from the equine gastrointestinal tract should contribute to our understanding and management of fermentative acidosis, ulceration of the stomach and laminitis...
  21. pmc Characterization of extracellular matrix macromolecules in primary cultures of equine keratinocytes
    Michelle B Visser
    The Australian Equine Laminitis Research Unit, School of Veterinary Science, University of Queensland, St Lucia, 4072, Australia
    BMC Vet Res 6:16. 2010
    ..Additionally, the production and processing of extracellular matrix molecules by skin and lamellar keratinocytes were studied...