Conny Turni

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Affiliation: The University of Queensland
Location: Brisbane, Australia
Summary:
Dr Turni
Publications:
1: Turni C, Lee RP, Jackson LA. Effect of salivary gland extracts from the tick,
Boophilus microplus, on leucocytes from Brahman and Hereford cattle. Parasite
Immunol. 2002 Jul;24(7):355-61. PubMed PMID: .


2: Beveridge I, Turni C. Progamotaenia capricorniensis sp. nov. (Cestoda:
Anoplocephalidae) from wallabies (Marsupialia: Macropodidae) from Queensland,
Australia. Parasite. 2003 Dec;10(4):309-15. PubMed PMID: .


3: Turni C, Lee RP, Jackson LA. A comparison of the immunosuppressive effects of
salivary gland extracts from two laboratory strains of Boophilus microplus. Int J
Parasitol. 2004 Jun;34(7):833-8. PubMed PMID: .


4: Turni C, Blackall PJ. Comparison of the indirect haemagglutination and gel
diffusion test for serotyping Haemophilus parasuis. Vet Microbiol. 2005 Mar
20;106(1-2):145-51. PubMed PMID: .


5: Lancashire JF, Turni C, Blackall PJ, Jennings MP. Rapid and efficient
screening of a Representational Difference Analysis library using reverse
Southern hybridisation: identification of genetic differences between Haemophilus
parasuis isolates. J Microbiol Methods. 2007 Feb;68(2):326-30. Epub 2006 Nov 3.
PubMed PMID: .


6: Turni C, Blackall PJ. An evaluation of the apxIVA based PCR-REA method for
differentiation of Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae. Vet Microbiol. 2007 Mar
31;121(1-2):163-9. Epub 2006 Nov 25. PubMed PMID: .


7: Turni C, Lee RP, Jackson LA. The effects of salivary gland extracts from
Boophilus microplus ticks on mitogen-stimulated bovine lymphocytes. Vet Res
Commun. 2007 Jul;31(5):545-52. Epub 2007 Jan 13. PubMed PMID: .


8: Turni C, Blackall PJ. Comparison of sampling sites and detection methods for
Haemophilus parasuis. Aust Vet J. 2007 May;85(5):177-84. PubMed PMID: .


9: Turni C, Pyke M, Blackall PJ. Validation of a real-time PCR for Haemophilus
parasuis. J Appl Microbiol. 2010 Apr;108(4):1323-31. Epub 2009 Aug 19. PubMed
PMID: .


10: Turni C, Blackall PJ. Serovar profiling of Haemophilus parasuis on Australian
farms by sampling live pigs. Aust Vet J. 2010 Jul;88(7):255-9. PubMed PMID:
.


11: Turni C, Blackall PJ. An unusual strain of Haemophilus parasuis that fails to
react in a species-specific polymerase chain reaction assay. J Vet Diagn Invest.
2011 Mar;23(2):355-8. PubMed PMID: .

Publications

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    Turni C, Blackall P. An unusual strain of Haemophilus parasuis that fails to react in a species-specific polymerase chain reaction assay. J Vet Diagn Invest. 2011;23:355-8 pubmed
    ..parasuis isolates. ..
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    Turni C, Lee R, Jackson L. Effect of salivary gland extracts from the tick, Boophilus microplus, on leucocytes from Brahman and Hereford cattle. Parasite Immunol. 2002;24:355-61 pubmed
    ..These results indicate that peripheral blood leucocytes from different breeds of cattle respond differently to SGE. ..
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    Beveridge I, Turni C. Progamotaenia capricorniensis sp. nov. (Cestoda: Anoplocephalidae) from wallabies (Marsupialia: Macropodidae) from Queensland, Australia. Parasite. 2003;10:309-15 pubmed
    ..lagorchestis (Lewis, 1914), P. proterogyna (Fuhrmann, 1932), P. spearei Beveridge, 1980 and P. villosa (Lewis, 1914). P. capricorniensis appears to exhibit a highly disjunct distribution within its usual host, M. dorsalis. ..
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    Turni C, Lee R, Jackson L. A comparison of the immunosuppressive effects of salivary gland extracts from two laboratory strains of Boophilus microplus. Int J Parasitol. 2004;34:833-8 pubmed
    ..Therefore, it was concluded that there is no difference between the inhibitory effects of the two tick strains and that the host has an influence on salivary gland extract composition of B. microplus and its inhibitive properties. ..
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    Turni C, Blackall P. Comparison of the indirect haemagglutination and gel diffusion test for serotyping Haemophilus parasuis. Vet Microbiol. 2005;106:145-51 pubmed
    ..It was concluded that the IHA is a good additional test for the serotyping of H. parasuis by the KRG scheme if the GD methodology fails to provide a result or shows unusual cross-reactions...
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    Lancashire J, Turni C, Blackall P, Jennings M. Rapid and efficient screening of a Representational Difference Analysis library using reverse Southern hybridisation: identification of genetic differences between Haemophilus parasuis isolates. J Microbiol Methods. 2007;68:326-30 pubmed
    ..This novel approach represents a significant improvement in methodology that is rapid and efficient. ..
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    Turni C, Blackall P. An evaluation of the apxIVA based PCR-REA method for differentiation of Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae. Vet Microbiol. 2007;121:163-9 pubmed
    ..The PCR-REA method correctly recognized the serovar of 21 of 43 field isolates. It was concluded that the method was a useful additional tool to support, but could not replace, conventional serotyping. ..
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    Turni C, Lee R, Jackson L. The effects of salivary gland extracts from Boophilus microplus ticks on mitogen-stimulated bovine lymphocytes. Vet Res Commun. 2007;31:545-52 pubmed
    ..SGE does not have a direct suppressive effect on bovine B cell proliferation; however, in vivo the effectiveness of B cell responses might be influenced by other immune factors, such as cytokine profiles. ..
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    Turni C, Blackall P. Comparison of sampling sites and detection methods for Haemophilus parasuis. Aust Vet J. 2007;85:177-84 pubmed
    ..The methodologies and key sampling sites identified in this study will enable improved isolation of H parasuis and aid the diagnosis of Glässer's disease. ..

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Publications11

  1. Turni C, Pyke M, Blackall P. Validation of a real-time PCR for Haemophilus parasuis. J Appl Microbiol. 2010;108:1323-31 pubmed publisher
    ..This new method will improve the ability of laboratories to diagnose Glässer's disease, especially in laboratories where the culture method for H. parasuis is not optimal. ..
  2. Turni C, Dayao D, Aduriz G, Cortabarria N, Tejero C, Ibabe J, et al. A Pasteurella multocida strain affecting nulliparous heifers and calves in different ways. Vet Microbiol. 2016;195:17-21 pubmed publisher
    ..Only one of the isolates showed a slight different profile by the repetitive extragenic palindromic PCR. The conclusion was that the same strain was associated with pneumonia in calves and mastitis in heifers. ..