Affiliation: Agricultural Research Service
- Downey Slinker E, Ridpath J, Sawyer J, Skow L, Herring A. Antibody titers to vaccination are not predictive of level of protection against a BVDV type 1b challenge in Bos indicus - Bos taurus steers. Vaccine. 2016;34:5053-5059 pubmed publisher..Pre-challenge vaccination response was not indicative of the level of protection nor was anamnestic antibody response correlated with health status. ..
- Weber M, Bauermann F, Canal C, Bayles D, Neill J, Ridpath J. Temporal dynamics of 'HoBi'-like pestivirus quasispecies in persistently infected calves generated under experimental conditions. Virus Res. 2017;227:23-33 pubmed publisher..Studies of the shifts in PI viral swarms will contribute to our understanding of the host and viral mechanisms that function in the maintenance of pestivirus persistent infections. ..
- Ridpath J, Falkenberg S, Bauermann F, Vanderley B, Do Y, Flores E, et al. Comparison of acute infection of calves exposed to a high-virulence or low-virulence bovine viral diarrhea virus or a HoBi-like virus. Am J Vet Res. 2013;74:438-42 pubmed publisher..Understanding the clinical course of disease caused by HoBi-like pestiviruses will be important for the design of surveillance programs for the United States. ..
- Ridpath J, Bayles D, Neill J, Falkenberg S, Bauermann F, Holler L, et al. Comparison of the breadth and complexity of bovine viral diarrhea (BVDV) populations circulating in 34 persistently infected cattle generated in one outbreak. Virology. 2015;485:297-304 pubmed publisher..This observation makes it possible to test the correlation of this phenotype to other phenotypes such as growth rate, congenital defects, viral shed and cytokine expression. ..