Byron L Blagburn

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Affiliation: College of Veterinary Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Biology, treatment, and control of flea and tick infestations
    Byron L Blagburn
    Department of Pathobiology, 166 Greene Hall, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn AL 36849 5519, USA
    Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 39:1173-200, viii. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint New methods and strategies for monitoring susceptibility of fleas to current flea control products
    Byron L Blagburn
    Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Vet Ther 7:86-98. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Anaplasma phagocytophilum in domestic felines in the United States
    Sarah A Billeter
    Department of Pathobiology, 166 Greene Hall, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, United States
    Vet Parasitol 147:194-8. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Effects of orally administered spinosad (Comfortis) in dogs on adult and immature stages of the cat flea (Ctenocephalides felis)
    Byron L Blagburn
    Auburn University, Auburn, AL, USA
    Vet Parasitol 168:312-7. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of intestinal parasites in companion animals in Ontario and Quebec, Canada, during the winter months
    Byron L Blagburn
    Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    Vet Ther 9:169-75. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of Neospora caninum and Toxoplasma gondii in captive and free-ranging nondomestic felids in the United States
    Jennifer A Spencer
    Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama 36849, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 34:246-9. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Public health issues concerning the widespread distribution of canine heartworm disease
    Alice C Y Lee
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Campus Road, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Trends Parasitol 26:168-73. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Cell-mediated immune responses in horses with equine protozoal myeloencephalitis
    Jennifer A Spencer
    Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama 36849, USA
    J Parasitol 90:428-30. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint The use of CpG as an adjuvant to Toxoplasma gondii vaccination
    Jennifer A Spencer
    Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    Parasitol Res 92:313-6. 2004
  10. pmc Real-time PCR of the mammalian hydroxymethylbilane synthase (HMBS) gene for analysis of flea (Ctenocephalides felis) feeding patterns on dogs
    Chengming Wang
    Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5519, USA
    Parasit Vectors 5:4. 2012

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Biology, treatment, and control of flea and tick infestations
    Byron L Blagburn
    Department of Pathobiology, 166 Greene Hall, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn AL 36849 5519, USA
    Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 39:1173-200, viii. 2009
    ..Many effective host-targeted tick control agents exist, several of which also possess activity against adult or immature fleas and other parasites...
  2. ncbi request reprint New methods and strategies for monitoring susceptibility of fleas to current flea control products
    Byron L Blagburn
    Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Vet Ther 7:86-98. 2006
    ..Collections of field flea isolates will continue in an attempt to detect and document any change in the susceptibility of field flea populations to imidacloprid...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Anaplasma phagocytophilum in domestic felines in the United States
    Sarah A Billeter
    Department of Pathobiology, 166 Greene Hall, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, United States
    Vet Parasitol 147:194-8. 2007
    ..PCR analysis for other cross-reacting Ehrlichia/Anaplasma spp. was also negative. These results demonstrate that natural infection of A. phagocytophilum in cats is uncommon...
  4. doi request reprint Effects of orally administered spinosad (Comfortis) in dogs on adult and immature stages of the cat flea (Ctenocephalides felis)
    Byron L Blagburn
    Auburn University, Auburn, AL, USA
    Vet Parasitol 168:312-7. 2010
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  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of intestinal parasites in companion animals in Ontario and Quebec, Canada, during the winter months
    Byron L Blagburn
    Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    Vet Ther 9:169-75. 2008
    ..These findings support the recommendation that veterinarians should advise pet owners to continue administration of broad-spectrum parasiticides to companion animals during the winter months...
  6. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of Neospora caninum and Toxoplasma gondii in captive and free-ranging nondomestic felids in the United States
    Jennifer A Spencer
    Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama 36849, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 34:246-9. 2003
    ..caninum and T. gondii. This may have serious implications for zoological gardens exhibiting susceptible animals, such as kangaroos, close to felids...
  7. doi request reprint Public health issues concerning the widespread distribution of canine heartworm disease
    Alice C Y Lee
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Campus Road, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Trends Parasitol 26:168-73. 2010
    ..Future efforts should focus on the development of a non-invasive diagnostic test for people, and on epidemiological surveys for both animals and people...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cell-mediated immune responses in horses with equine protozoal myeloencephalitis
    Jennifer A Spencer
    Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama 36849, USA
    J Parasitol 90:428-30. 2004
    ..It appears that the parasite is also able to induce an immunosuppression toward parasite-derived antigens as parasite-specific responses are decreased...
  9. ncbi request reprint The use of CpG as an adjuvant to Toxoplasma gondii vaccination
    Jennifer A Spencer
    Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    Parasitol Res 92:313-6. 2004
    ..CpG adjuventation appeared to not enhance survival...
  10. pmc Real-time PCR of the mammalian hydroxymethylbilane synthase (HMBS) gene for analysis of flea (Ctenocephalides felis) feeding patterns on dogs
    Chengming Wang
    Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5519, USA
    Parasit Vectors 5:4. 2012
    ..Standard methods used are inadequate for studies that simulate early events after real-life flea access to the host...
  11. ncbi request reprint Neospora caninum: adoptive transfer of immune lymphocytes precipitates disease in BALB/c mice
    Jennifer A Spencer
    Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 106:329-33. 2005
    ..Mice receiving immune enriched CD4+ cells had mild neurological signs on day 22 post infection. It would appear that additional immune cells can precipitate disease in the presence of circulating lymphocytes...
  12. doi request reprint Experimental infection of cats (Felis catus) with Tritrichomonas foetus isolated from cattle
    Heather D Stockdale
    166 Greene Hall, Department of Pathobiology, Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Vet Parasitol 154:156-61. 2008
    ..The combined results indicate that there are demonstrable differences between the feline (AUTf-1) and bovine (D-1) isolates regarding their infectivity in cats...
  13. doi request reprint Diagnosis of canine Hepatozoon spp. infection by quantitative PCR
    Yihang Li
    Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Vet Parasitol 157:50-8. 2008
    ..3%) were positive for both H. americanum and H. canis. These results suggest that the Hepatozoon spp. 18S rDNA quantitative PCR may be a valuable tool that can improve diagnosis and therapy of canine hepatozoonosis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Use of imidacloprid-permethrin to prevent transmission of Anaplasma phagocytophilum from naturally infected Ixodes scapularis ticks to dogs
    Byron L Blagburn
    Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    Vet Ther 5:212-7. 2004
    ..phagocytophilum. Results of this study indicate that a combination of imidacloprid and permethrin can prevent transmission of A. phagocytophilum to dogs if administered before exposure to infected ticks...
  15. pmc Cytokine gene expression in response to SnSAG1 in horses with equine protozoal myeloencephalitis
    Jennifer A Spencer
    Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 12:644-6. 2005
    ..These results further support the notion that this parasite is able to subvert the immune system in horses with clinical disease...