D D Bowman

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Affiliation: Cornell University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Survey of 11 western states for heartworm (Dirofilaria immitis) infection, heartworm diagnostic and prevention protocols, and fecal examination protocols for gastrointestinal parasites
    Dwight D Bowman
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 6301, USA
    Vet Ther 8:293-304. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint What's in a name?
    Dwight D Bowman
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 6401, USA
    Trends Parasitol 21:267-9. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay using a crude antigen extract to measure Cuterebra-specific immunoglobulin G in sera of cats with systemic infections
    Lillie L Davis
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, 930 Tower Road, C4 119 VMC, Ithaca, NY 14853 6401, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 25:395-401. 2013
  4. pmc Key factors influencing canine heartworm, Dirofilaria immitis, in the United States
    Heidi E Brown
    School of Geography and Development, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Parasit Vectors 5:245. 2012
  5. pmc Heartworms, macrocyclic lactones, and the specter of resistance to prevention in the United States
    Dwight D Bowman
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Parasit Vectors 5:138. 2012
  6. pmc Vector-borne diseases--constant challenge for practicing veterinarians: recommendations from the CVBD World Forum
    Gad Baneth
    Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, The Robert H Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Rehovot, Israel
    Parasit Vectors 5:55. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Treatment of Baylisascaris procyonis infections in dogs with milbemycin oxime
    Dwight D Bowman
    Cheri Hill Kennel R and D, 17190 Polk Road, Stanwood, MI 49346, USA
    Vet Parasitol 129:285-90. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Macrocyclic lactones and Dirofilaria immitis microfilariae
    Dwight D Bowman
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Veterinary Medical Center, Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, Ithaca, NY 14853 6401, USA
    Top Companion Anim Med 26:160-72. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Successful and currently ongoing parasite eradication programs
    Dwight D Bowman
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA
    Vet Parasitol 139:293-307. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Introduction to the alpha-proteobacteria: Wolbachia and Bartonella, Rickettsia, Brucella, Ehrlichia, and Anaplasma
    Dwight D Bowman
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 6401, USA
    Top Companion Anim Med 26:173-7. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Survey of 11 western states for heartworm (Dirofilaria immitis) infection, heartworm diagnostic and prevention protocols, and fecal examination protocols for gastrointestinal parasites
    Dwight D Bowman
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 6301, USA
    Vet Ther 8:293-304. 2007
    ..The results of the survey demonstrate that cases of heartworm disease have been reported in all 11 states, illustrating the importance of annual testing and the routine use of preventives...
  2. ncbi request reprint What's in a name?
    Dwight D Bowman
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 6401, USA
    Trends Parasitol 21:267-9. 2005
    ..Taxonomy remains a vital science that is very much alive in the application of modern methods for describing morphologically cryptic species...
  3. doi request reprint Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay using a crude antigen extract to measure Cuterebra-specific immunoglobulin G in sera of cats with systemic infections
    Lillie L Davis
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, 930 Tower Road, C4 119 VMC, Ithaca, NY 14853 6401, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 25:395-401. 2013
    ..This ELISA should aid in ruling cuterebriasis in or out in suspect systemic and, specifically, neurologic cases and provide information on kinetics of antibody presence postexposure...
  4. pmc Key factors influencing canine heartworm, Dirofilaria immitis, in the United States
    Heidi E Brown
    School of Geography and Development, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Parasit Vectors 5:245. 2012
    ..Factors thought to influence the spatial risk of disease, as identified in a recent CAPC workshop, are discussed...
  5. pmc Heartworms, macrocyclic lactones, and the specter of resistance to prevention in the United States
    Dwight D Bowman
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Parasit Vectors 5:138. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc Vector-borne diseases--constant challenge for practicing veterinarians: recommendations from the CVBD World Forum
    Gad Baneth
    Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, The Robert H Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Rehovot, Israel
    Parasit Vectors 5:55. 2012
    ..As a result of these discussions, we, the members of the CVBD Forum have developed the following recommendations to veterinarians for the management of CVBDs...
  7. ncbi request reprint Treatment of Baylisascaris procyonis infections in dogs with milbemycin oxime
    Dwight D Bowman
    Cheri Hill Kennel R and D, 17190 Polk Road, Stanwood, MI 49346, USA
    Vet Parasitol 129:285-90. 2005
    ..Also, additional monthly treatments are highly likely to clear dogs of any worms not killed with the initial treatment...
  8. doi request reprint Macrocyclic lactones and Dirofilaria immitis microfilariae
    Dwight D Bowman
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Veterinary Medical Center, Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, Ithaca, NY 14853 6401, USA
    Top Companion Anim Med 26:160-72. 2011
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Successful and currently ongoing parasite eradication programs
    Dwight D Bowman
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA
    Vet Parasitol 139:293-307. 2006
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Introduction to the alpha-proteobacteria: Wolbachia and Bartonella, Rickettsia, Brucella, Ehrlichia, and Anaplasma
    Dwight D Bowman
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 6401, USA
    Top Companion Anim Med 26:173-7. 2011
    ..Recent work on the treatment of heartworms in dogs with doxycycline stems from related work with the human filarial nematode Onchocerca volvulus that causes river blindness in people...
  11. doi request reprint Prevalence and geographic distribution of Dirofilaria immitis, Borrelia burgdorferi, Ehrlichia canis, and Anaplasma phagocytophilum in dogs in the United States: results of a national clinic-based serologic survey
    Dwight Bowman
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Cornell College of Veterinary Medicine, C4 119 Veterinary Medical Center, Ithaca, NY 14853, United States
    Vet Parasitol 160:138-48. 2009
    ..Dogs can serve as sentinels to identify the presence of vector-borne disease agents of both veterinary and public health significance...
  12. doi request reprint Treatment of naturally occurring, asymptomatic Giardia sp. in dogs with Drontal Plus flavour tablets
    Dwight D Bowman
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, USA
    Parasitol Res 105:S125-34. 2009
    ..Since the prepatent period of Giardia sp. can be as short as 4 days, shedding of Giardia sp. cysts 6 days after treatment could be caused by a reinfection...
  13. doi request reprint Heartworm biology, treatment, and control
    Dwight D Bowman
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, C4 119 VMC, Tower Road, Ithaca, NY 14853 6401, USA
    Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 39:1127-58, vii. 2009
    ..The treatment of potential complications of heartworm infection, such as post-adulticide thromboembolism, eosinophilic granulomatous pneumonitis, and caval syndrome, is also discussed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Precision and accuracy of an assay for detecting Ascaris eggs in various biosolid matrices
    Dwight D Bowman
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA
    Water Res 37:2063-72. 2003
    ..This method of biosolid processing for helminth egg recovery had an overall accuracy of about 60% or greater and a percent variation from the mean density (an indirect method of assessing precision) of only 3-35%...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sarcocystis neurona and Sarcocystis falcatula: monitoring of schizogony in cell culture using fluorescent nuclear labeling
    D D Bowman
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    Vet Parasitol 95:353-6. 2001
    ..Thus, there was sufficient marker in the daughter merozoites to make them easily visible with fluorescence microscopy. This technique will be helpful in studying the developmental biology of these parasites in vitro...
  16. pmc Assessment of a dye permeability assay for determination of inactivation rates of Cryptosporidium parvum oocysts
    M B Jenkins
    Division of Biological Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 63:3844-50. 1997
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  17. ncbi request reprint Comparison of Sarcocystis neurona isolates derived from horse neural tissue
    L S Mansfield
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824, USA
    Vet Parasitol 95:167-78. 2001
    ..We conclude that the eight Michigan horse isolates are S. neurona species and the grackle isolate is an S. falcatula species...
  18. doi request reprint The prevalence of Cryptosporidium, and identification of the Cryptosporidium horse genotype in foals in New York State
    A J Burton
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vet Parasitol 174:139-44. 2010
    ..As other contemporary molecular studies have identified C. parvum in foals, it seems that equine cryptosporidiosis should be considered a zoonosis...
  19. pmc Use of a sentinel system for field measurements of Cryptosporidium parvum oocyst inactivation in soil and animal waste
    M B Jenkins
    Department of Microbiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 65:1998-2005. 1999
    ..Microscopic observations of empty oocyst fragments indicated that abrasive effects of soil particles were a factor in oocyst inactivation. A similar pattern was observed in a second field experiment at the same site...
  20. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Giardia in symptomatic dogs and cats throughout the United States as determined by the IDEXX SNAP Giardia test
    E P Carlin
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 6401, USA
    Vet Ther 7:199-206. 2006
    ..We conclude on the basis of the SNAP test diagnostic that Giardia is a common enteric agent among dogs and cats with gastrointestinal signs...
  21. doi request reprint Antibody responses following administration of a Cryptosporidium parvum rCP15/60 vaccine to pregnant cattle
    A J Burton
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Science, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vet Parasitol 175:178-81. 2011
    ..This report describes the first stages in development of a C. parvum rCP15/60 vaccine designed to confer passive protection to calves against cryptosporidiosis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of moxidectin 6-month injectable and milbemycin oxime/lufenuron tablets against naturally acquired toxocara canis infections in dogs
    Dwight D Bowman
    CHK R and D, Stanwood, MI 49346, USA
    Vet Ther 3:281-5. 2002
    ..There was no apparent efficacy for moxidectin against T. canis. Conversely, milbemycin oxime/lufenuron was 91.5 % effective against naturally occurring infections of this canine parasite...
  23. ncbi request reprint Chemical and physical factors affecting the excystation of Cryptosporidium parvum oocysts
    S Kato
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    J Parasitol 87:575-81. 2001
    ..The results suggest that gamma-irradiated oocysts may still be capable of excystation and apparent infection; however, because the sporozoites could not reproduce they must not have been viable...
  24. doi request reprint Cryptosporidiosis and giardiasis in dogs and cats: veterinary and public health importance
    Dwight D Bowman
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA
    Exp Parasitol 124:121-7. 2010
    ..canis and C. felis. People should practice good sanitation and hygiene to minimize environmental contamination and contact with the infectious (oo)cysts that may be shed by their pets...
  25. doi request reprint Effect of nitazoxanide on cryptosporidiosis in experimentally infected neonatal dairy calves
    T L Ollivett
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Box 20, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Dairy Sci 92:1643-8. 2009
    ..13 times as likely to have severe and sustained diarrhea than control calves (95% confidence interval, 0.02-0.98). Treating calves with NTZ reduced the duration of oocyst shedding and improved fecal consistency...
  26. doi request reprint Host-parasite ecology of the helminths in mountain gorillas
    Jessica M Rothman
    Department of Animal Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    J Parasitol 94:834-40. 2008
    ..Examination of fecal samples from identifiable gorillas revealed high day-to-day variation in strongylid egg counts. No evidence of anthropozoonotic transmission of intestinal helminths was found...
  27. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of moxidectin 6-month injectable and milbemycin oxime/lufenuron tablets against naturally acquired trichuris vulpis infections in dogs
    Dwight D Bowman
    CHK R and D, Stanwood, MI 49346, USA
    Vet Ther 3:286-9. 2002
    ..vulpis was 99.6 %, compared with 67.5 % for moxidectin. The commercial formulation of milbemycin oxime/lufenuron provided excellent control of whipworm infection, whereas moxidectin demonstrated variable efficacy against this parasite...
  28. ncbi request reprint Essential veterinary education in water-borne transmission of disease
    D D Bowman
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 14853 6401, USA
    Rev Sci Tech 28:589-96. 2009
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Inactivation of Cryptosporidium parvum oocysts in field soil
    S Kato
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 32:183-9. 2001
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Epidemiologic and zoonotic aspects of ascarid infections in dogs and cats
    Alice C Y Lee
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Campus Road, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Trends Parasitol 26:155-61. 2010
    ..Establishment of national surveillance programs to determine the incidence and specific etiological agent in human larva migrans patients would aid in the development of targeted intervention strategies...
  31. doi request reprint Hookworms of dogs and cats as agents of cutaneous larva migrans
    Dwight D Bowman
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Campus Road, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA
    Trends Parasitol 26:162-7. 2010
    ..This review describes the discovery of the disease, the biology of the agents, and how that biology may impact disease...
  32. ncbi request reprint Using flow cytometry to determine the viability of Cryptosporidium parvum oocysts extracted from spiked environmental samples in chambers
    Satomi Kato
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Parasitol Res 88:326-31. 2002
    ..Results indicated that, although oocysts are not identified if they excyst, the flow cytometric method could be used to determine oocyst viability from spiked environmental samples...
  33. ncbi request reprint Intestinal parasites found in the research group of mountain gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda: preliminary results
    Jessica M Rothman
    Cornell University, Ithaca New York 14853, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 969:346-9. 2002
    ..An increasing threat to this group of gorillas is the presence of local field assistants and researchers. We found no evidence of human parasites in the fecal samples from this gorilla group...
  34. ncbi request reprint Persistent efficacy of moxidectin canine sustained-release injectable against experimental infections of Ancylostoma caninum and Uncinaria stenocephala in dogs
    Dwight D Bowman
    CHK R and D, 17190 Polk Rd, Stanwood, MI 49346, USA
    Vet Ther 4:228-33. 2003
    ..7%, 90.3%, 82.0%, and 60.2%, respectively. The mean reductions in U. stenocephala worm counts at these intervals were 94.6%, 85.3%, 71.6%, and 48.2%,respectively...
  35. doi request reprint Minimal zoonotic risk of cryptosporidiosis from pet dogs and cats
    Araceli Lucio-Forster
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Campus Road, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA
    Trends Parasitol 26:174-9. 2010
    ..from pet cats and dogs is low. Veterinarians can inform their clients of this minimal risk, but nevertheless advise them to minimize contact with pet cat and dog feces...
  36. ncbi request reprint Survival of Cryptosporidium parvum oocysts in calf housing facilities in the New York City watersheds
    A S Collick
    Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Environ Qual 35:680-7. 2006
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the protein constituents of the major body compartments of the dog roundworm, Toxocara canis
    Tiffany Sun
    College of Veterinary Medicine, Campus Road, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, United States
    Vet Parasitol 150:111-5. 2007
    ..As expected, variations existed between the protein profiles of different body tissues, with only slight variations between the sexes. The largest number of recovered proteins was present in the female reproductive tract extracts...
  38. doi request reprint Eurytrema procyonis and pancreatitis in a cat
    Kristin K Vyhnal
    Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Feline Med Surg 10:384-7. 2008
    ..These findings supported the possibility of fluke-associated pancreatitis. Treatment with praziquantel/pyrantel/febantel was associated with resolution of sonographic abnormalities and normalization of PLI...
  39. doi request reprint Cryptosporidium parvum: Determination of ID50 and the dose-response relationship in experimentally challenged dairy calves
    J A Zambriski
    Department of Animal Science, College of Animal Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA Electronic address
    Vet Parasitol 197:104-12. 2013
    ..6 oocysts. Given that the ID50 of C. parvum is far less than would be excreted into the environment by a naturally infected calf, prevention and control of cryptosporidiosis is a formidable challenge. ..
  40. ncbi request reprint Effects of an ivermectin otic suspension on egg hatching of the cat ear mite, Otodectes cynotis, in vitro
    D D Bowman
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, C4119 Veterinary Medical Center, Ithaca, NY 14853 6401, USA
    Vet Ther 2:311-6. 2001
    ..The 0.01% ivermectin otic suspension prevented the hatching of larvae from eggs or immediately killed the small number of mites that hatched...
  41. doi request reprint Brown-headed cowbirds (Molothrus ater) harbor Sarcocystis neurona and act as intermediate hosts
    L S Mansfield
    Departments of Large Animal Clinical Sciences and Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Vet Parasitol 153:24-43. 2008
    ..1% (3/265) had S. neurona sarcocysts, and 0.8% (2/265) had both. These results show that some cowbirds have S. neurona as well as S. falcatula in their leg muscles and can act as intermediate hosts for both parasites...
  42. ncbi request reprint In vitro screening of two Nigerian medicinal plants (Vernonia amygdalina and Annona senegalensis) for anthelmintic activity
    C B I Alawa
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vet Parasitol 113:73-81. 2003
    ..senegalensis showed promising anthelmintic activity especially with use of ground whole plant materials as used by some farmers...
  43. ncbi request reprint Inactivation of Ascaris suum in a biodrying compost system
    Amy S Collick
    Biological and Environmental Engineering Department, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Environ Qual 36:1528-33. 2007
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  44. pmc Significance of wall structure, macromolecular composition, and surface polymers to the survival and transport of Cryptosporidium parvum oocysts
    Michael B Jenkins
    Department of Microbiology, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:1926-34. 2010
    ..The outer glycocalyx surface layer provides immunogenicity and attachment possibilities, and its ephemeral nature may explain the variable surface properties noted in oocyst hydrologic transport studies...
  45. ncbi request reprint Maternal income-generating activities, child care, and child nutrition in Mali
    June N Pierre-Louis
    Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 28:67-75. 2007
    ..Women in sub-Saharan Africa play a key role in household food security. The income-generating activities of mothers are postulated to be related to the nutritional status of children...
  46. ncbi request reprint Effects of high hydrostatic pressure on embryonation of Ascaris suum eggs
    Alexa C Rosypal
    Center for Molecular Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathology, Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    Vet Parasitol 145:86-9. 2007
    ..These results indicate that HPP treatment could be used to protect contaminated food items by inactivating A. suum eggs and may also have potential in reducing food-borne illness resulting from fecal contamination...