Affiliation: University of Guelph
- Low-dose ginseng (Panax quinquefolium) modulates the course and magnitude of the antibody response to vaccination against equid herpesvirus I in horsesWendy Pearson
Equine Research Centre, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario
Can J Vet Res 71:213-7. 2007..No adverse effects of ginseng treatment were identified by hematologic and blood biochemistry profiles. Thus, low-dose dietary supplementation with ginseng in healthy horses may be a useful adjunct to vaccination...
- Anti-inflammatory and chondroprotective effects of nutraceuticals from Sasha's Blend in a cartilage explant model of inflammationWendy Pearson
Department Biomedical Sciences, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada N1G 2W1
Mol Nutr Food Res 51:1020-30. 2007..The methodology and results describe a useful model for evaluating dietary nutraceuticals in vitro...
- Pilot study investigating the ability of an herbal composite to alleviate clinical signs of respiratory dysfunction in horses with recurrent airway obstructionWendy Pearson
Department of Biomedical Sciences, Ontario Veterinary College
Can J Vet Res 71:145-51. 2007..Future research with a greater number of horses is warranted to further characterize the effect of this product on horses with RAO...
- Concurrent use of veterinary drugs and herbal medicines in racing standardbredsWendy Pearson
Department of Plant Agriculture, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario N1G 2W1, Canada
Can Vet J 50:1283-5. 2009..Among horses on-track, 9.8% received herbs compared with 13.8% off-track horses; 67% and 58% of these horses, respectively, received concurrent drugs...
- Effects of simulated digests of Biota orientalis and a dietary nutraceutical on interleukin-1- induced inflammatory responses in cartilage explantsWendy Pearson
Department of Biomedical Sciences, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON N1G 2W1, Canada
Am J Vet Res 69:1560-8. 2008....
- Protection against LPS-induced cartilage inflammation and degradation provided by a biological extract of Mentha spicataWendy Pearson
Dept Plant Agriculture, University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada
BMC Complement Altern Med 10:19. 2010..spicata (CM), and c) to quantify the relative contributions of RA and three of its hepatic metabolites [ferulic acid (FA), caffeic acid (CA), coumaric acid (CO)] to anti-inflammatory activity of HRAM...
- Evaluation of inflammatory responses induced via intra-articular injection of interleukin-1 in horses receiving a dietary nutraceutical and assessment of the clinical effects of long-term nutraceutical administrationWendy Pearson
Department of Plant Agriculture, Ontario Agriculture College, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON N1G 2W1, Canada
Am J Vet Res 70:848-61. 2009....
- Association of maximum voluntary dietary intake of freeze-dried garlic with Heinz body anemia in horsesWendy Pearson
Department of Animal and Poultry Science, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, N1G 2W1 Canada
Am J Vet Res 66:457-65. 2005..To characterize hematologic and clinical consequences of chronic dietary consumption of freeze-dried garlic at maximum voluntary intake in horses...