Monica R P Elmore

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  1. doi request reprint If you knew what was good for you! The value of environmental enrichments with known welfare benefits is not demonstrated by sows using operant techniques
    Monica Renee Pittman Elmore
    Department of Animal Sciences, Purdue University, USA
    J Appl Anim Welf Sci 15:254-71. 2012
  2. pmc Place and direction learning in a spatial T-maze task by neonatal piglets
    Monica R P Elmore
    Department of Animal Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 1207 W Gregory Ave, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Anim Cogn 15:667-76. 2012
  3. pmc Respiratory viral infection in neonatal piglets causes marked microglia activation in the hippocampus and deficits in spatial learning
    Monica R P Elmore
    Department of Animal Sciences, Integrative Immunology and Behavior Program, and Neuroscience Program, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois 61801, and Department of Comparative Pathobiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907
    J Neurosci 34:2120-9. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Early life iron deficiency impairs spatial cognition in neonatal piglets
    Jennifer L Rytych
    Division of Nutritional Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA
    J Nutr 142:2050-6. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint If you knew what was good for you! The value of environmental enrichments with known welfare benefits is not demonstrated by sows using operant techniques
    Monica Renee Pittman Elmore
    Department of Animal Sciences, Purdue University, USA
    J Appl Anim Welf Sci 15:254-71. 2012
    ..10). Although sows' motivation for a mat did not differ from that for an empty trough, previous work has demonstrated the welfare benefits associated with comfort flooring...
  2. pmc Place and direction learning in a spatial T-maze task by neonatal piglets
    Monica R P Elmore
    Department of Animal Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 1207 W Gregory Ave, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Anim Cogn 15:667-76. 2012
    ..03), failing to reach performance criterion after 6 days of acquisition testing. Collectively, these data demonstrate that neonatal piglets can be tested in a spatial T-maze task to assess hippocampal-dependent learning and memory...
  3. pmc Respiratory viral infection in neonatal piglets causes marked microglia activation in the hippocampus and deficits in spatial learning
    Monica R P Elmore
    Department of Animal Sciences, Integrative Immunology and Behavior Program, and Neuroscience Program, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois 61801, and Department of Comparative Pathobiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907
    J Neurosci 34:2120-9. 2014
    ..As respiratory infections are common in human neonates and infants, approaches to regulate microglial cell activity are likely to be important. ..
  4. doi request reprint Early life iron deficiency impairs spatial cognition in neonatal piglets
    Jennifer L Rytych
    Division of Nutritional Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA
    J Nutr 142:2050-6. 2012
    ..In conclusion, neonatal iron deficiency leads to cognitive impairment, which may be due in part to a reduced iron concentration in the hippocampus...