J T McClure
Affiliation: University of Prince Edward Island
Akinkuotu O, Takeet M, Otesile E, Olufemi F, Greenwood S, McClure J. Prevalence and multilocus genotypes of Giardia duodenalis infecting pigs in Ogun state, Nigeria. Infect Genet Evol. 2019;70:53-60 pubmed publisher
..These findings suggest that pigs in southwest Nigeria predominantly harbour G. duodenalis isolates that could be infectious to other animal species and to a lesser extent, isolates that may be of zoonotic importance. ..
Akinkuotu O, Takeet M, Otesile E, Olufemi F, Greenwood S, McClure J. Multi-locus genotyping and phylogenetic analyses of Giardia intestinalis isolates from indigenous goats in Ogun State, Nigeria. Acta Trop. 2019;195:15-22 pubmed publisher
..This suggests that G. intestinalis isolated from goats bred in Ogun State, Nigeria may be capable of cross-species transmission and may be of zoonotic importance. ..
Hou S, Riley C, Mitchell C, Shaw R, Bryanton J, Bigsby K, et al
. Exploration of attenuated total reflectance mid-infrared spectroscopy and multivariate calibration to measure immunoglobulin G in human sera. Talanta. 2015;142:110-9 pubmed publisher
..The results also showed that it is possible to build a united calibration curve for the umbilical cord and the venous samples. ..
Elsohaby I, Hou S, McClure J, Riley C, Shaw R, Keefe G. A rapid field test for the measurement of bovine serum immunoglobulin G using attenuated total reflectance infrared spectroscopy. BMC Vet Res. 2015;11:218 pubmed publisher
..ATR spectroscopy in combination with multivariate data analysis shows potential as an alternative approach for rapid quantification of IgG concentrations in bovine serum and the diagnosis of FTPI in calves. ..
Awosile B, German G, Rodriguez Lecompte J, Saab M, Heider L, McClure J. Determination of antimicrobial resistance to extended-spectrum cephalosporin, quinolones and vancomycin in selected human enteric pathogens from Prince Edward Island, Canada. Can J Microbiol. 2018;: pubmed publisher
..Higher susceptibility to the critically important antimicrobials was found in this study. This study can serve as a baseline for future antimicrobial resistance surveillance within this region. ..
John E, Nekouei O, McClure J, Cameron M, Keefe G, Stryhn H. Investigation of within- and between-herd variability of bovine leukaemia virus bulk tank milk antibody levels over different sampling intervals in the Canadian Maritimes. Prev Vet Med. 2018;154:90-94 pubmed publisher
..Knowledge of the baseline variability and within-herd prevalence can help to determine effectiveness of control programs when BTM sampling is repeated at longer intervals. ..