Jacques Godfroid

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Brucellosis in terrestrial wildlife
    J Godfroid
    Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, 9010 Tromsa, Norway
    Rev Sci Tech 32:27-42. 2013
  2. doi request reprint A "One Health" surveillance and control of brucellosis in developing countries: moving away from improvisation
    Jacques Godfroid
    Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Tromsø, Norway
    Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 36:241-8. 2013
  3. pmc Failure to detect tuberculosis in Black lechwe antelopes (Kobus leche smithemani) in Zambia
    Musso Munyeme
    Department of Disease Control, The University of Zambia, School of Veterinary Medicine, P, O, Box 32379 Lusaka, Zambia
    BMC Res Notes 4:233. 2011
  4. pmc Diagnosis of brucellosis in livestock and wildlife
    Jacques Godfroid
    Section of Arctic Veterinary Medicine, Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Stakkevollveien 2, 9010 Tromso, Norway
    Croat Med J 51:296-305. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Brucellosis at the animal/ecosystem/human interface at the beginning of the 21st century
    J Godfroid
    Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Tromsø, Norway
    Prev Vet Med 102:118-31. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Cervid herpesvirus 2 experimentally reactivated in reindeer can produce generalized viremia and abortion
    Carlos G das Neves
    Section of Arctic Veterinary Medicine, Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, The Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Stakkevollveien 23, NO 9010 Tromsø, Norway
    Virus Res 145:321-8. 2009
  7. pmc Mycobacterium bovis infections in slaughter pigs in Mubende district, Uganda: a public health concern
    Adrian Muwonge
    Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, P O Box 8146, Dep, 0033, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Vet Res 8:168. 2012
  8. pmc Non-tuberculous mycobacteria isolated from slaughter pigs in Mubende district, Uganda
    Adrian Muwonge
    Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Vet Res 8:52. 2012
  9. pmc Molecular epidemiology, drug susceptibility and economic aspects of tuberculosis in Mubende district, Uganda
    Adrian Muwonge
    Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Oslo, Norway
    PLoS ONE 8:e64745. 2013
  10. pmc A review of Brucella infection in marine mammals, with special emphasis on Brucella pinnipedialis in the hooded seal (Cystophora cristata)
    Ingebjørg H Nymo
    Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Section of Arctic Veterinary Medicine, The Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Stakkevollveien 23, N 9010 Tromsø, Norway
    Vet Res 42:93. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Brucellosis in terrestrial wildlife
    J Godfroid
    Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, 9010 Tromsa, Norway
    Rev Sci Tech 32:27-42. 2013
    ..In the Arctic, the traditional consumption of raw bone marrow and the internal organs of freshly killed caribou or reindeer is an important risk factor...
  2. doi request reprint A "One Health" surveillance and control of brucellosis in developing countries: moving away from improvisation
    Jacques Godfroid
    Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Tromsø, Norway
    Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 36:241-8. 2013
    ..in human and the different livestock species needs to be undertaken to define a sound conceptual framework, identify the source of infection and plan appropriate control measures...
  3. pmc Failure to detect tuberculosis in Black lechwe antelopes (Kobus leche smithemani) in Zambia
    Musso Munyeme
    Department of Disease Control, The University of Zambia, School of Veterinary Medicine, P, O, Box 32379 Lusaka, Zambia
    BMC Res Notes 4:233. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  4. pmc Diagnosis of brucellosis in livestock and wildlife
    Jacques Godfroid
    Section of Arctic Veterinary Medicine, Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Stakkevollveien 2, 9010 Tromso, Norway
    Croat Med J 51:296-305. 2010
    ..To describe and discuss the merits of various direct and indirect methods applied in vitro (mainly on blood or milk) or in vivo (allergic test) for the diagnosis of brucellosis in animals...
  5. doi request reprint Brucellosis at the animal/ecosystem/human interface at the beginning of the 21st century
    J Godfroid
    Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Tromsø, Norway
    Prev Vet Med 102:118-31. 2011
    ..This task is a challenge for the future in terms of veterinary public health, as for wildlife and ecosystem managers and will need a "One Health" approach to be successful...
  6. doi request reprint Cervid herpesvirus 2 experimentally reactivated in reindeer can produce generalized viremia and abortion
    Carlos G das Neves
    Section of Arctic Veterinary Medicine, Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, The Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Stakkevollveien 23, NO 9010 Tromsø, Norway
    Virus Res 145:321-8. 2009
    ..While it is not possible to atribute the abortion to CvHV2 alone, present data together with previous reports of vertical transmission of CvHV2 and neonatal death, point to an abortogenic potential, which should be further investigated...
  7. pmc Mycobacterium bovis infections in slaughter pigs in Mubende district, Uganda: a public health concern
    Adrian Muwonge
    Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, P O Box 8146, Dep, 0033, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Vet Res 8:168. 2012
    ..Molecular typing was done using Spoligotyping and MIRU-VNTR analysis. Molecular data were analysed and interpreted using MIRU-VNTR plus, SpolDB4.0 and the Mycobacterium bovis spoligo database...
  8. pmc Non-tuberculous mycobacteria isolated from slaughter pigs in Mubende district, Uganda
    Adrian Muwonge
    Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Vet Res 8:52. 2012
    ..Furthermore we wanted to identify factors associated with infection prevalence in the study area...
  9. pmc Molecular epidemiology, drug susceptibility and economic aspects of tuberculosis in Mubende district, Uganda
    Adrian Muwonge
    Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Oslo, Norway
    PLoS ONE 8:e64745. 2013
    ..Furthermore, risk factors and economic burdens that could affect the current control strategies were studied...
  10. pmc A review of Brucella infection in marine mammals, with special emphasis on Brucella pinnipedialis in the hooded seal (Cystophora cristata)
    Ingebjørg H Nymo
    Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Section of Arctic Veterinary Medicine, The Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Stakkevollveien 23, N 9010 Tromsø, Norway
    Vet Res 42:93. 2011
    ..ceti and B. pinnipedialis, with special emphasis on the hooded seal isolates. We further discuss the potential role of B. pinnipedialis for the declining Northwest Atlantic hooded seal population...
  11. pmc Entry and elimination of marine mammal Brucella spp. by hooded seal (Cystophora cristata) alveolar macrophages in vitro
    Anett K Larsen
    Section for Arctic Veterinary Medicine, Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Tromsø, Norway
    PLoS ONE 8:e70186. 2013
    ..suis that showed the classical pattern of a pathogenic strain. In conclusion, none of the four marine mammal strains tested were able to establish a persistent infection in primary alveolar macrophages from hooded seal. ..
  12. doi request reprint Molecular characterization of Mycobacterium avium subspecies hominissuis isolated from humans, cattle and pigs in the Uganda cattle corridor using VNTR analysis
    Adrian Muwonge
    Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Center for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, P O Box 8146 Dep, 0033 Oslo, Norway The Roslin Institute, College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Easter Bush, Roslin, Midlothian EH25 9RG, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Infect Genet Evol 21:184-91. 2014
    ..hominissuis isolated from human, slaughter cattle and pigs in various parts of the Uganda cattle corridor (UCC) at two temporal points using variable number of tandem repeat (VNTR) analysis...
  13. ncbi request reprint West Greenland harbour porpoises assayed for antibodies against Toxoplasma gondii: false positives with the direct agglutination method
    Marie Anne Blanchet
    Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Section of Arctic Veterinary Medicine, Stakkevollveien 23, 9010 Tromsø, Norway
    Dis Aquat Organ 108:181-6. 2014
    ..For such samples, the use of ELISA or PCR on available tissue samples may be advocated as confirmatory tests in order to avoid false positives and overestimating seroprevalence. ..
  14. doi request reprint Factors associated with severity of bovine tuberculosis in Ethiopian cattle
    Demelash Biffa
    Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, PO Box 8146, Dep, 0033 Oslo, Norway
    Trop Anim Health Prod 44:991-8. 2012
    ..Isolation of M. bovis from mammary and muscle tissues implies a potential threat of zoonotic transmission, where raw milk and raw beef constitute a customary dietary regimen in Ethiopia...
  15. doi request reprint Brucella antibody seroprevalence in Antarctic seals (Arctocephalus gazella, Leptonychotes weddellii and Mirounga leonina)
    Silje Kristin Jensen
    Section for Arctic Veterinary Medicine, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Stakkevollveien 23, 9010 Tromsø, Norway member of the Fram Centre High North Research Centre for Climate and the Environment, 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Dis Aquat Organ 105:175-81. 2013
    ..Our findings suggest that Brucella infection in pinnipeds is present in the Antarctic, but to date B. pinnipedialis has not been isolated from any Antarctic pinniped species, leaving the confirmation of infection pending. ..
  16. doi request reprint Age-dependent prevalence of anti-Brucella antibodies in hooded seals Cystophora cristata
    Ingebjørg H Nymo
    Section of Arctic Veterinary Medicine, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Stakkevollveien 23, 9010 Tromsø, Norway
    Dis Aquat Organ 106:187-96. 2013
    ..pinnipedialis early in life, with a subsequent clearance of infection. This raises the question of a reservoir of B. pinnipedialis in the hooded seal food web. ..
  17. pmc Entrance and Survival of Brucella pinnipedialis Hooded Seal Strain in Human Macrophages and Epithelial Cells
    Anett K Larsen
    Section for Arctic Veterinary Medicine, Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Tromsø, Norway The Fram Centre, High North Research Centre for Climate and the Environment, Tromsø, Norway
    PLoS ONE 8:e84861. 2013
    ..Intracellular entry of B. pinnipedialis hooded seal strain involves, but seems not to be limited to, lipid-rafts in human macrophages. Brucella pinnipedialis does not multiply or survive for prolonged periods intracellulary. ..
  18. ncbi request reprint Serum chemistry and antibodies against pathogens in antarctic fur seals, Weddell seals, crabeater seals, and Ross seals
    Morten Tryland
    Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Section of Arctic Veterinary Medicine, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Stakkevollveien 23, N 9010 Tromsø, Norway
    J Wildl Dis 48:632-45. 2012
    ..Our data provide a baseline for future monitoring of health parameters of these Antarctic seal species, for tracking the impact of environmental, climatic, and anthropogenic changes in Antarctica over time...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and associated risk factors of mycobacterial infections in slaughter pigs from Mubende district in Uganda
    Adrian Muwonge
    Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, P O Box 8146 Dep, 0033, Oslo, Norway
    Trop Anim Health Prod 42:905-13. 2010
    ..This then warrants further molecular investigation to identify the specific Mycobacterium species and their public health importance in this area...
  20. pmc Genomic comparisons of Brucella spp. and closely related bacteria using base compositional and proteome based methods
    Jon Bohlin
    Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, EpiCenter, Ullevålsveien 72, PO Box 8146 Dep, NO 0033 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Evol Biol 10:249. 2010
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  21. pmc Experimental infection of reindeer with cervid herpesvirus 2
    Carlos G das Neves
    Section of Arctic Veterinary Medicine, Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, The Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Stakkevollveien 23, NO 9010 Tromsø, Norway
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 16:1758-65. 2009
    ..We conclude that CvHV2 can cause systemic infection, that both genital and respiratory inoculations can lead to virus shedding, and that the virus can infect the fetus in utero...
  22. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Brucella pinnipediae in healthy hooded seals (Cystophora cristata) from the North Atlantic Ocean and ringed seals (Phoca hispida) from Svalbard
    Morten Tryland
    Section of Arctic Veterinary Medicine, Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, The Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, P O Box 6204, NO 9292 Tromsø, Norway
    Vet Microbiol 105:103-11. 2005
    ..pinnipediae is enzootic in this population. Since the hooded seal is commercially hunted and consumed in Norway, the pathological impact of such infections and their zoonotic potential should be further addressed...
  23. doi request reprint Serosurvey for Trichinella in polar bears (Ursus maritimus) from Svalbard and the Barents Sea
    Kjetil Asbakk
    Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Section of Arctic Veterinary Medicine, Stakkevollveien 23, N 9010 Tromsø, Norway
    Vet Parasitol 172:256-63. 2010
    ..The prevalence increased with age in both sexes. A positive correlation was found between anti-Toxoplasma gondii and anti-Trichinella spp. antibodies...
  24. doi request reprint Intersectoral collaboration between the medical and veterinary professions in low-resource societies: The role of research and training institutions
    Tanguy Marcotty
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, Antwerp, Belgium
    Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 36:233-9. 2013
    ..A symposium was organised in Antwerp, Belgium, on 5 November 2010 to evaluate how intersectoral collaboration among educational and research institutions could improve the situation...