B A Kimball
Affiliation: Agricultural Research Service
- Brain Injury Alters Volatile MetabolomeBruce A Kimball
USDA APHIS WS NWRC, Monell Chemical Senses Center, 3500 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Chem Senses 41:407-14. 2016..Monitoring of alterations in the volatile metabolome may be a useful tool for rapid brain trauma diagnosis and for monitoring recovery. ..
- Avian influenza infection alters fecal odor in mallardsBruce A Kimball
United States Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Wildlife Services, National Wildlife Research Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
PLoS ONE 8:e75411. 2013..Further, they suggest that odor changes following virus infection could play a role in regulating behavior of conspecifics exposed to infected individuals. ..
- Immunization alters body odorBruce A Kimball
United States Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Wildlife Services, National Wildlife Research Center, 3500 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA Electronic address
Physiol Behav 128:80-5. 2014..From these experiments, we conclude that: (1) immunization alters urine odor in similar ways for RV and WNV immunizations; and (2) immune activation with LPS also alters urine odor but in ways different from those of RV and WNV. ..
- Determination of cabergoline by electrospray ionization tandem mass spectrometry: picogram detection via column focusing sample introductionB A Kimball
USDA APHIS NWRC, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
Anal Chem 73:4972-6. 2001..Using this technique and a modification of a previously reported extraction procedure, cabergoline could be determined in coyote plasma at concentrations as low as 9 pg of cabergoline/mL of plasma...
- Deer responses to repellent stimuliBruce A Kimball
United States Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, National Wildlife Research Center, Fort Collins, CO, USA
J Chem Ecol 35:1461-70. 2009....
- Manipulating beaver (Castor canadensis) feeding responses to invasive tamarisk (Tamarix spp.)Bruce A Kimball
USDA APHIS WS National Wildlife Research Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
J Chem Ecol 34:1050-6. 2008..These results suggest that casein hydrolysate treatment of desirable riparian plant species such as Salix and Populus may promote beaver foraging of invasive tamarisk...
- Direct analysis of plasticizers in aqueous samples by atmospheric pressure chemical ionization-tandem mass spectrometry (APCI-MS-MS)Bruce A Kimball
USDA APHIS NWRC, 4101 LaPorte Avenue, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
J Anal Toxicol 27:309-12. 2003
- Free-air CO2 enrichment of sorghum: soil carbon and nitrogen dynamicsS A Prior
National Soil Dynamics Laboratory, U S Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, 411 South Donahue Drive, Auburn, AL 36832, USA
J Environ Qual 37:753-8. 2008..Results suggest that, over the short-term, a small increase in soil C storage could occur under elevated atmospheric CO(2) conditions in sorghum production systems with differing water regimes...
- Development and testing of seven new synthetic coyote attractantsB A Kimball
Predation Ecology and Behavioral Applications, NWRC, BNR 163, Utah State University, Logan, Utah 84322 5295, USA
J Agric Food Chem 48:1892-7. 2000..The results indicated that the attractants elicited significantly different behavioral profiles...
- Determination of whole-body rotenone residues in the brown tree snake (Boiga irregularis)R E Mauldin
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U S Department of Agriculture, National Wildlife Research Center, Fort Collins, CO 80521 2154, USA
J Agric Food Chem 48:2240-3. 2000..5%, respectively. The linear response of rotenone standard solutions was assessed from 0. 025 to 0.25 microg mL(-)(1) (r(2) = 0.9968) and from 0.250 to 125 microg mL(-)(1) (r(2) = 0.9999). The method was simple, rugged, and reliable...
- Food color, flavor, and conditioned avoidance among red-winged blackbirdsScott J Werner
USDA APHIS WS National Wildlife Research Center, 4101 LaPorte Avenue, Fort Collins, CO 80521 2154, United States
Physiol Behav 93:110-7. 2008..We discuss the opportunities afforded by affective and cognitive processing for reducing agricultural damage caused by blackbirds...
- Determination of anthraquinone in technical material, formulations, and lettuce by high performance liquid chromatographyRichard E Mauldin
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, National Wildlife Research Center, United States Department of Agriculture, 4101 LaPorte Avenue, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521 2154, USA
J Agric Food Chem 50:3632-6. 2002..The MLODs for the same three lettuce tissues were 0.055, 0.058, and 0.077 microg g(-)(1), respectively. These methods were used to quantify AQ residues from field-grown, treated lettuce and associated fortified quality control samples...
- Desmosterol: a biomarker for the efficient development of 20,25-diazacholesterol as a contraceptive for pest wildlifeJohn J Johnston
United States Department of Agriculture, National Wildlife Research Center, 4101 LaPorte Avenue, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
J Agric Food Chem 51:140-5. 2003..The elevation of blood desmosterol levels is being used as an indicator of 20,25-diazacholesterol absorption and to facilitate the development of a 20,25-diazacholesterol-based contraceptive for pest wildlife...
- Next generation of elevated [CO2] experiments with crops: a critical investment for feeding the future worldElizabeth A Ainsworth
US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service and Photosynthesis Research Unit, Urbana, IL, USA
Plant Cell Environ 31:1317-24. 2008..This is necessary if we are to realize the potential for yield gains in the future...
- Stability of the tranquilizer drug propionylpromazine hydrochloride in formulated productsThomas M Primus
USDA APHIS National Wildlife Research Center, Analytical Chemistry Project, 4101 LaPorte Avenue, Ft Collins, CO 80521, USA
Pest Manag Sci 61:605-11. 2005..As PPZHCl formulations must be stable when stored at 5 to 40 degrees C for 6 to 12 months, reformulation with the anti-oxidant ascorbic acid was utilized to achieve the required PPZHCl stability...
- Avoidance of hydrolyzed casein by miceKristin L Field
Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
Physiol Behav 93:189-99. 2008..Our study suggests that mice may be a useful model for understanding the mechanisms of HC rejection...
- Do gastrointestinal taste receptors contribute to associative learning and foraging behavior?G J Golden
Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
J Anim Sci 90:4297-307. 2012..Therefore, intestinal taste receptors are unlikely to participate directly in learning and recognition of foods during foraging events...
- Soil nematodes mediate positive interactions between legume plants and rhizobium bacteriaJun ichiro Horiuchi
Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Colorado State University, 217 Shepardson Building, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
Planta 222:848-57. 2005..These findings reveal a biologically-relevant and largely unknown interaction in the rhizosphere that is multitrophic and may control the initiation of the symbiosis...
- Changes in mass and energy transfer between the canopy and the atmosphere: model development and testing with a free-air CO2 enrichment (FACE) experimentPaolo Manunta
Department of Renewable Resources, University of Alberta, Canada
Int J Biometeorol 46:9-21. 2002..These interactions are resolved in the calculation of CO2 in which processes are already well understood...
- Decreases in stomatal conductance of soybean under open-air elevation of [CO2] are closely coupled with decreases in ecosystem evapotranspirationCarl J Bernacchi
Center for Atmospheric Sciences, Illinois State Water Survey, Champaign, Illinois 61820, USA
Plant Physiol 143:134-44. 2007..The findings are consistent with model and historical analyses that suggest that, despite system feedbacks, decreased g(s) of upper canopy leaves at elevated [CO(2)] results in decreased transfer of water vapor to the atmosphere...