Joan K Lunney

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Affiliation: Agricultural Research Service
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Probing genetic control of swine responses to PRRSV infection: current progress of the PRRS host genetics consortium
    Joan K Lunney
    Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, BARC, ARS, USDA, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    BMC Proc 5:S30. 2011
  2. pmc Changes in leukocyte subsets of pregnant gilts experimentally infected with porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus and relationships with viral load and fetal outcome
    Andrea Ladinig
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Western College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada
    Vet Res 45:128. 2014
  3. pmc Genome-wide association and genomic prediction for host response to porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus infection
    Nicholas J Boddicker
    Department of Animal Science, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Genet Sel Evol 46:18. 2014
  4. pmc Increasing gene discovery and coverage using RNA-seq of globin RNA reduced porcine blood samples
    Igseo Choi
    Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, ARS, USDA, Beltsville, MD, USA
    BMC Genomics 15:954. 2014
  5. pmc Endometrial gene expression profiling in pregnant Meishan and Yorkshire pigs on day 12 of gestation
    Ting Gu
    Key Laboratory of Agricultural Animal Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction of Ministry of Education, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan 430070, P, R, China
    BMC Genomics 15:156. 2014
  6. doi request reprint The 9th International Veterinary Immunology Symposium
    Joan K Lunney
    Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, ARS, USDA, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 148:1-5. 2012
  7. pmc Report from the second international symposium on animal genomics for animal health: critical needs, challenges and potential solutions
    Steve C Bishop
    Office of National Programs, ARS, REE, USDA, 5601 Sunnyside Ave, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    BMC Proc 5:S1. 2011
  8. pmc Analysis of porcine transcriptional response to Salmonella enterica serovar Choleraesuis suggests novel targets of NFkappaB are activated in the mesenteric lymph node
    Yanfang Wang
    Department of Animal Science, and Center for Integrated Animal Genomics, Iowa State University, 2255 Kildee Hall, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    BMC Genomics 9:437. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Molecular genetics of the swine major histocompatibility complex, the SLA complex
    Joan K Lunney
    USDA, ARS, BARC, APDL, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Dev Comp Immunol 33:362-74. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Genetic control of host resistance to porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV) infection
    Joan K Lunney
    Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, ANRI, ARS, USDA, BARC East, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Virus Res 154:161-9. 2010

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Publications20

  1. pmc Probing genetic control of swine responses to PRRSV infection: current progress of the PRRS host genetics consortium
    Joan K Lunney
    Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, BARC, ARS, USDA, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    BMC Proc 5:S30. 2011
    ..Understanding the role of host genetics in resistance to porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV) infection, and the effects of PRRS on pig health and related growth, are goals of the PRRS Host Genetics Consortium (PHGC)...
  2. pmc Changes in leukocyte subsets of pregnant gilts experimentally infected with porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus and relationships with viral load and fetal outcome
    Andrea Ladinig
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Western College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada
    Vet Res 45:128. 2014
    ..Although many questions regarding the immune responses remain unanswered, these findings provide insight and clues that may help reduce the impact of PRRSv in pregnant gilts. ..
  3. pmc Genome-wide association and genomic prediction for host response to porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus infection
    Nicholas J Boddicker
    Department of Animal Science, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Genet Sel Evol 46:18. 2014
    ..Phenotypic data and 60 K SNP genotypes from eight trials of ~200 pigs from different commercial crosses were used to address these objectives...
  4. pmc Increasing gene discovery and coverage using RNA-seq of globin RNA reduced porcine blood samples
    Igseo Choi
    Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, ARS, USDA, Beltsville, MD, USA
    BMC Genomics 15:954. 2014
    ..Our objectives were to develop a porcine specific GR protocol and to evaluate the GR effects on gene discovery and sequence read coverage in RNA-sequencing (RNA-seq) experiments...
  5. pmc Endometrial gene expression profiling in pregnant Meishan and Yorkshire pigs on day 12 of gestation
    Ting Gu
    Key Laboratory of Agricultural Animal Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction of Ministry of Education, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan 430070, P, R, China
    BMC Genomics 15:156. 2014
    ..However, the gene expression and regulatory networks in the endometrium contributing to the establishment of the maternal: placental interface remain poorly understood...
  6. doi request reprint The 9th International Veterinary Immunology Symposium
    Joan K Lunney
    Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, ARS, USDA, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 148:1-5. 2012
    ..Kazuya Yamanouchi for "outstanding contributions to the veterinary immunology community" and its 2010 Distinguished Veterinary Immunologist Award to Dr. Douglas F. Antczak for "outstanding research on equine immunology"...
  7. pmc Report from the second international symposium on animal genomics for animal health: critical needs, challenges and potential solutions
    Steve C Bishop
    Office of National Programs, ARS, REE, USDA, 5601 Sunnyside Ave, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    BMC Proc 5:S1. 2011
    ..This report captures key points made by symposium participants during the roundtable discussion and serves as a roadmap to steer future research priorities in animal genomics research...
  8. pmc Analysis of porcine transcriptional response to Salmonella enterica serovar Choleraesuis suggests novel targets of NFkappaB are activated in the mesenteric lymph node
    Yanfang Wang
    Department of Animal Science, and Center for Integrated Animal Genomics, Iowa State University, 2255 Kildee Hall, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    BMC Genomics 9:437. 2008
    ..Choleraesuis at acute (8 hours (h), 24 h and 48 h post-inoculation (pi)) and chronic stages (21 days (d) pi)...
  9. doi request reprint Molecular genetics of the swine major histocompatibility complex, the SLA complex
    Joan K Lunney
    USDA, ARS, BARC, APDL, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Dev Comp Immunol 33:362-74. 2009
    ..It concludes by discussing the role of SLA genes in swine models of transplantation, xenotransplantation, cancer and allergy and in swine production traits and responses to infectious disease and vaccines...
  10. doi request reprint Genetic control of host resistance to porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV) infection
    Joan K Lunney
    Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, ANRI, ARS, USDA, BARC East, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Virus Res 154:161-9. 2010
    ..Additionally these studies may reveal alternate PRRS control mechanisms that can be exploited for novel drugs, biotherapeutics and vaccine designs...
  11. doi request reprint Interleukin-8, interleukin-1beta, and interferon-gamma levels are linked to PRRS virus clearance
    Joan K Lunney
    Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, Beltsville Agricultural Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    Viral Immunol 23:127-34. 2010
    ..These results indicate that while each cytokine individually has minor effects on the length of virus replication, the combination of cytokine activities should be considered when understanding the role of immunity in persistence...
  12. pmc Advances in swine biomedical model genomics
    Joan K Lunney
    APDL, BARC, ARS, United States Department of Agriculture, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Int J Biol Sci 3:179-84. 2007
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  13. ncbi request reprint Veterinary immunology: opportunities and challenges
    Joan K Lunney
    Immunology and Disease Resistance Laboratory, Building 1040, Room 105, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Trends Immunol 23:4-6. 2002
    ..The 6th International Veterinary Immunology Symposium (6IVIS) was held in Uppsala, Sweden from 15-20 July 2001...
  14. pmc Structural and functional annotation of the porcine immunome
    Harry D Dawson
    USDA ARS, Beltsville Human Nutrition Research Center, Diet, Genomics, Immunology Laboratory, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    BMC Genomics 14:332. 2013
    ..The completion of the pig genome provides the opportunity to annotate the pig immunome, and compare and contrast pig and human immune systems...
  15. ncbi request reprint Comparison of detection methods for Toxoplasma gondii in naturally and experimentally infected swine
    Dolores E Hill
    United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Animal and Natural Resources Institute, Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, BARC East Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Vet Parasitol 141:9-17. 2006
    ..gondii infection in tissues from naturally and experimentally infected pigs. The results indicate that a serum-based ELISA is the most sensitive method, of those tested, for detection of T. gondii infected swine...
  16. ncbi request reprint Deciphering the involvement of innate immune factors in the development of the host response to PRRSV vaccination
    Atabak R Royaee
    Animal Parasitic Disease Laboratory, Animal and Natural Resources Institute, Beltsville Human Nutrition Research Center, ARS, BARC, USDA, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 102:199-216. 2004
    ..Thus, while exogenous addition of IFNA during PRRSV vaccination has an impact on the development of a Th1 immune response, other alterations will be required for substantial boosting of virus-specific protection...
  17. ncbi request reprint Identification of key immune mediators regulating T helper 1 responses in swine
    Harry D Dawson
    Nutrient Requirements and Functions Laboratory, Beltsville Human Nutrition Research Center, USDA, Bldg 307C, Room 213, BARC East, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 100:105-11. 2004
    ..Based on their demonstrated utility in establishing an immune response pathway, these PCR assays should be valuable additions to our swine immune toolkit...
  18. pmc Localized multigene expression patterns support an evolving Th1/Th2-like paradigm in response to infections with Toxoplasma gondii and Ascaris suum
    Harry D Dawson
    Nutrient Requirements and Functions Laboratory, Beltsville Human Nutrition Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, US Dept of Agriculture, Bldg 307C, Room 214, BARC East, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Infect Immun 73:1116-28. 2005
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  19. doi request reprint Expressed gene sequence and bioactivity of the IFNgamma-response chemokine CXCL11 of swine and cattle
    Patricia Boyd
    Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, ANRI, ARS, USDA, Building 1040, Room 103, BARC East, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 136:170-5. 2010
    ..This work provides valuable new reagents for investigating basic immunity as well as vaccine and disease responses in swine and cattle, goals of the U.S. Veterinary Immune Reagent Network which supported this effort...
  20. ncbi request reprint Perspectives for artificial insemination and genomics to improve global swine populations
    Roger J Gerrits
    Biotechnology and Germplasm Laboratory, ANRI, BARC, ARS, USDA, Beltsville, MD, USA
    Theriogenology 63:283-99. 2005
    ..AI, in vitro embryo production and embryo transfer will be the preferred means of implementing these new technologies to enhance efficiency of pig production in the future...