Hussni O Mohammed

Summary

Affiliation: Cornell University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Incidence of Cryptosporidium parvum in the dairy cattle population in a New York City Watershed
    Simon R Starkey
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vet Parasitol 131:197-205. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Association of oxidative stress with motor neuron disease in horses
    Hussni O Mohammed
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Am J Vet Res 73:1957-62. 2012
  3. doi request reprint The role of dietary antioxidant insufficiency on the permeability of the blood-brain barrier
    Hussni O Mohammed
    Department of Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14850, USA
    J Neuropathol Exp Neurol 67:1187-93. 2008
  4. pmc Vitamin E deficiency and risk of equine motor neuron disease
    Hussni O Mohammed
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Science, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Acta Vet Scand 49:17. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk factors associated with Cryptosporidium parvum infection in dairy cattle in southeastern New York State
    H O Mohammed
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Science, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vet Parasitol 83:1-13. 1999
  6. doi request reprint The risk of Listeria monocytogenes infection in beef cattle operations
    H O Mohammed
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA
    J Appl Microbiol 108:349-56. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Cryptosporidium spp. from small mammals in the New York City watershed
    Peter E Ziegler
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    J Wildl Dis 43:586-96. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of polymerase chain reaction diagnosis of Cryptosporidium spp in dairy cattle and wildlife
    Peter E Ziegler
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 3565, USA
    Vet Ther 8:148-59. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Cryptosporidium and dairy cattle in the Catskill/Delaware watershed: a quantitative risk assessment
    Simon R Starkey
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14583, USA
    Risk Anal 27:1469-85. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with shedding of Cryptosporidium parvum versus Cryptosporidium bovis among dairy cattle in New York State
    Simon R Starkey
    Section of Epidemiology, Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 229:1623-6. 2006

Research Grants

  1. Etiologic studies on EMND: An animal model for ALS
    Hussni Mohammed; Fiscal Year: 2004

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications76

  1. ncbi request reprint Incidence of Cryptosporidium parvum in the dairy cattle population in a New York City Watershed
    Simon R Starkey
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vet Parasitol 131:197-205. 2005
    ..parvum was detected among animals less than 61 days by negative binomial regression. A seasonal impact was identified among the oocyst counts of infected animals after controlling for age and prior protozoal risk level...
  2. doi request reprint Association of oxidative stress with motor neuron disease in horses
    Hussni O Mohammed
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Am J Vet Res 73:1957-62. 2012
    ..To investigate the influence of oxidative stress in terms of antioxidant capacity and lipid peroxidation on the probability of motor neuron disease (MND) in horses...
  3. doi request reprint The role of dietary antioxidant insufficiency on the permeability of the blood-brain barrier
    Hussni O Mohammed
    Department of Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14850, USA
    J Neuropathol Exp Neurol 67:1187-93. 2008
    ..These observations may have relevance to the pathogenesis of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and other neurologic diseases...
  4. pmc Vitamin E deficiency and risk of equine motor neuron disease
    Hussni O Mohammed
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Science, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Acta Vet Scand 49:17. 2007
    ..As in MND the etiology of the disease is not known. We evaluated the predisposition role of vitamin E deficiency on the risk of EMND...
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk factors associated with Cryptosporidium parvum infection in dairy cattle in southeastern New York State
    H O Mohammed
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Science, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vet Parasitol 83:1-13. 1999
    ..parvum where the risk increased with the increase of the value of the index. The risk of infection significantly decreased with increase in the age of the animal...
  6. doi request reprint The risk of Listeria monocytogenes infection in beef cattle operations
    H O Mohammed
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA
    J Appl Microbiol 108:349-56. 2010
    ..To determine the prevalence of Listeria monocytogenes and associated risk factors among beef operations (cow-calf and feedlot) in central and southern California...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cryptosporidium spp. from small mammals in the New York City watershed
    Peter E Ziegler
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    J Wildl Dis 43:586-96. 2007
    ..Adult animals were more likely to shed the zoonotic strains of Cryptosporidium spp. Animals captured in the fall and winter were more likely to be infected with C. parvum than those captured in spring and summer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of polymerase chain reaction diagnosis of Cryptosporidium spp in dairy cattle and wildlife
    Peter E Ziegler
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 3565, USA
    Vet Ther 8:148-59. 2007
    ..Although PCR can be both highly sensitive and accurate, the ability of these protocols to accurately detect DNA in samples can vary. A combination of techniques may be the best choice for to screen samples for this parasite...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cryptosporidium and dairy cattle in the Catskill/Delaware watershed: a quantitative risk assessment
    Simon R Starkey
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14583, USA
    Risk Anal 27:1469-85. 2007
    ..3 x 10(9) oocysts. The results of this study support earlier assertions that strategies aimed at reducing the cryptosporidial risk posed by dairy cattle to public health will be most efficacious if aimed at preweaned calves...
  10. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with shedding of Cryptosporidium parvum versus Cryptosporidium bovis among dairy cattle in New York State
    Simon R Starkey
    Section of Epidemiology, Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 229:1623-6. 2006
    ..To isolate and speciate Cryptosporidium DNA from fecal samples obtained from dairy cattle in New York State and identify factors associated with whether cattle were shedding Cryptosporidium parvum versus Cryptosporidium bovis...
  11. doi request reprint Evaluation of factors associated with the risk of infection with Cryptosporidium parvum in dairy calves
    Barbara Szonyi
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Am J Vet Res 73:76-85. 2012
    ..To identify risk factors associated with Cryptosporidium parvum infection in dairy calves...
  12. ncbi request reprint Risk of infection with Cryptosporidium parvum and Cryptosporidium hominis in dairy cattle in the New York City watershed
    Daryl V Nydam
    Animal Health Diagnostic Laboratory and Section of Epidemiology, Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Am J Vet Res 66:413-7. 2005
    ..To determine the risk posed by Cryptosporidium parvum and Cryptosporidium hominis from dairy cattle in the New York City watershed (NYCW)...
  13. doi request reprint Seasonal variation in the prevalence and molecular epidemiology of Cryptosporidium infection in dairy cattle in the New York City Watershed
    Barbara Szonyi
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 5786, USA
    Parasitol Res 107:317-25. 2010
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  14. pmc Temporal and spatial dynamics of Cryptosporidium parvum infection on dairy farms in the New York City Watershed: a cluster analysis based on crude and Bayesian risk estimates
    Barbara Szonyi
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 9:31. 2010
    ..Crude and Bayesian seasonal risk estimates for Cryptosporidium in dairy calves were used to investigate the spatio-temporal dynamics of C. parvum infection on dairy farms in the New York City watershed...
  15. doi request reprint Description of fecal shedding of Cryptosporidium parvum oocysts in experimentally challenged dairy calves
    Jennifer A Zambriski
    Department of Animal Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Parasitol Res 112:1247-54. 2013
    ..Therefore, the dynamics of oocyst shedding can be influenced in part by limiting exposure among calves and delaying the onset of fecal oocyst shedding...
  16. doi request reprint Prevalence of Giardia duodenalis assemblages among dairy herds in the New York City Watershed
    Miguella P Mark-Carew
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vet Parasitol 185:151-7. 2012
    ..Interestingly, 100% of specimens identified as assemblage A were from calves under 84 days of age indicating that younger cattle are important reservoirs for potentially zoonotic assemblages of G. duodenalis...
  17. pmc Incidence of and risks associated with Giardia infections in herds on dairy farms in the New York City Watershed
    Miguella P Mark-Carew
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Acta Vet Scand 52:44. 2010
    ..Because co-infections of Giardia and Cryptosporidium spp. are common in this population, we also evaluated the effect of herd infection status on Giardia infections...
  18. doi request reprint Identification of potential on-farm sources of Listeria monocytogenes in herds of dairy cattle
    Hussni O Mohammed
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Am J Vet Res 70:383-8. 2009
    ..To elucidate the ecology of Listeria monocytogenes on dairy cattle farms by determining the prevalence of the organism in various samples...
  19. doi request reprint Factors associated with the risk of Giardia species infection in two sympatric species of Peromyscus mice
    Peter E Ziegler
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    J Parasitol 95:1062-5. 2009
    ..The risk of Giardia sp. infection varied with the age of the animals, since adult animals were at higher risk than juvenile animals. This study suggested a difference in susceptibility to Giardia sp. between different species of mice...
  20. doi request reprint Measurement of plasma cardiac troponin I concentration by use of a point-of-care analyzer in clinically normal horses and horses with experimentally induced cardiac disease
    Marc S Kraus
    Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Am J Vet Res 71:55-9. 2010
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  21. ncbi request reprint The sensitivity of PCR detection of Cryptosporidium oocysts in fecal samples using two DNA extraction methods
    Gabriella Lindergard
    Section of Epidemiology, Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Science, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Mol Diagn 7:147-53. 2003
    ..We carried out a study to evaluate the accuracy of a PCR method for the detection of Cryptosporidium spp. oocysts in fecal samples from cattle...
  22. ncbi request reprint Platelet rich plasma (PRP) enhances anabolic gene expression patterns in flexor digitorum superficialis tendons
    Lauren V Schnabel
    Department of Clinical Sciences, VMC C3 181, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    J Orthop Res 25:230-40. 2007
    ..These findings support in vivo investigation of PRP as an autogenous, patient-side treatment for tendonitis...
  23. doi request reprint Immune response and prophylactic efficacy of smegmosomes in a hamster model of leptospirosis
    Syed M Faisal
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 14853, United States
    Vaccine 27:6129-36. 2009
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  24. ncbi request reprint Risk factors associated with Cryptosporidium infection on dairy farms in a New York State watershed
    S R Starkey
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Dairy Sci 89:4229-36. 2006
    ..not tied increased the risk of infection. There was significant agreement between the flotation and PCR techniques. Sequencing revealed that 50% of the isolates were Cryptosporidium bovis, an isolate thought to be nonzoonotic...
  25. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the risk of motor neuron disease in horses fed a diet low in vitamin E and high in copper and iron
    Thomas J Divers
    Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Am J Vet Res 67:120-6. 2006
    ..To determine whether equine motor neuron disease (EMND) could be induced in adult horses fed a diet low in vitamin E and high in copper and iron...
  26. doi request reprint First report of Cryptosporidium deer-like genotype in Kenyan cattle
    Barbara Szonyi
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vet Parasitol 153:172-5. 2008
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  27. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Cryptosporidium species in wildlife populations within a watershed landscape in southeastern New York State
    Peter E Ziegler
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, United States
    Vet Parasitol 147:176-84. 2007
    ..Animals were more likely to be positive for Cryptosporidium during spring and in agricultural land use...
  28. ncbi request reprint Clinical findings and serum cardiac troponin I concentrations in horses after intragastric administration of sodium monensin
    Thomas J Divers
    Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 21:338-43. 2009
    ..Cardiac troponin I measurements could be useful in managing farm outbreaks of accidental monensin feeding by the early identification of horses with cardiac disease...
  29. ncbi request reprint Farm-management and milking practices associated with the presence of Listeria monocytogenes in New York state dairy herds
    L Hassan
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Science, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Prev Vet Med 51:63-73. 2001
    ..4,P=0.01) against the occurrence of L. monocytogenes. We also found a significant association between the use of E. coli J5 vaccine (OR=3.3,P=0.03) and how long dry-cow therapy had been used on farm (OR=0.34,P=0.04)...
  30. doi request reprint Chimeric protein A/G conjugate for detection of anti-Toxoplasma gondii immunoglobulin G in multiple animal species
    John J Schaefer
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, Cornell University School of Veterinary Medicine, Ithaca, NY, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 24:572-5. 2012
    ..Very good agreement between the 2 tests was noted (κ = 0.81), establishing the method as a useful option for veterinary diagnostic testing...
  31. ncbi request reprint Expression of insulin-like growth factor binding proteins in healing tendon lesions
    Linda A Dahlgren
    Comparative Orthopaedics Laboratory, Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA
    J Orthop Res 24:183-92. 2006
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  32. ncbi request reprint An outbreak of cryptosporidiosis among alpaca crias and their human caregivers
    Simon R Starkey
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 231:1562-7. 2007
    ..6 alpaca crias from a single farm were examined because of diarrhea (n = 4) or decreased fecal production (n = 2)...
  33. ncbi request reprint A novel multiplex polymerase chain reaction approach for detection of four human infective Cryptosporidium isolates: Cryptosporidium parvum, types H and C, Cryptosporidium canis, and Cryptosporidium felis in fecal and soil samples
    Gabriella Lindergard
    Section of Epidemiology, Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Science, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 15:262-7. 2003
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Number of Cryptosporidium parvum oocysts or Giardia spp cysts shed by dairy calves after natural infection
    D V Nydam
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853-6401, USA
    Am J Vet Res 62:1612-5. 2001
    ..Estimates reported here may be useful to aid in designing cost-effective strategies to manage this risk...
  35. ncbi request reprint Quantitative risk assessment of Cryptosporidium species infection in dairy calves
    D V Nydam
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Science, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Dairy Sci 88:3932-43. 2005
    ..Despite the many assumptions inherent with modeling techniques, its usefulness to quantify the likelihood of risk and identify risk management areas is illustrated...
  36. ncbi request reprint Utility of the Cryptosporidium oocyst wall protein (COWP) gene in a nested PCR approach for detection infection in cattle
    Satomi Kato
    Section of Epidemiology, Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vet Parasitol 111:153-9. 2003
    ..Based on this, small sample size using the COWP gene primers with a nested PCR analysis could reliably identify infected animals rather conveniently and accurately...
  37. doi request reprint Morphological Differentiation of Eggs of Ancylostoma caninum , Ancylostoma tubaeforme , and Ancylostoma braziliense From Dogs and Cats in the United States
    Araceli Lucio-Forster
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853 6401
    J Parasitol 98:1041-4. 2012
    ..tubaeforme in all dimensions. Thus, the eggs seem to be readily distinguishable using light microscopy, thereby aiding in species identification in fecal samples for a more comprehensive clinical picture and assessment of zoonotic risk...
  38. ncbi request reprint Assessment of cartilage degradation effects of matrix metalloproteinase-13 in equine cartilage cocultured with synoviocytes
    Lisa A Fortier
    Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Am J Vet Res 68:379-84. 2007
    ..To determine the effects of matrix metalloproteinase (MMP)-13, compared with interleukin (IL)-1alpha, on cartilage matrix molecule gene expression in a coculture system of equine cartilage explants and synoviocytes...
  39. doi request reprint Measurement of digital laminar and venous temperatures as a means of comparing three methods of topically applied cold treatment for digits of horses
    Heidi L Reesink
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Am J Vet Res 73:860-6. 2012
    ..To compare effects of 3 methods of topically applied cold treatment (cryotherapy) on digital laminar and venous temperatures in horses...
  40. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of canine parturition date prediction using fetal measurements obtained by ultrasonography
    Michelle A Kutzler
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Theriogenology 60:1309-17. 2003
    ..Parturition date predictions made after 39 days of gestation using only biparietal and BD fetal measurements were <50% accurate within +/-2 days...
  41. doi request reprint Autologous chondrocyte implantation drives early chondrogenesis and organized repair in extensive full- and partial-thickness cartilage defects in an equine model
    Alan J Nixon
    Comparative Orthopaedics Laboratory, Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA
    J Orthop Res 29:1121-30. 2011
    ..The equine model of cartilage healing closely resembles cartilage repair in man, and results of this study confirm cell persistence and improved early cartilage healing events after ACI...
  42. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Giardia spp. and Cryptosporidium spp. on dairy farms in southeastern New York state
    R S Barwick
    Section of Epidemiology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Prev Vet Med 59:1-11. 2003
    ..Gravimetric moisture content had a mean of 40% and a range from 7 to 86%. There was a significant association between the gravimetric moisture content and the likelihood of detecting Giardia in soil samples...
  43. doi request reprint Investigation of an outbreak of besnoitiosis in donkeys in northeastern Pennsylvania
    Sallyanne L Ness
    Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 240:1329-37. 2012
    ..To describe the clinical, endoscopic, and serologic features of an outbreak of besnoitiosis in 2 donkey operations in northeastern Pennsylvania and to report the outcome of attempted treatment of 1 naturally infected individual...
  44. ncbi request reprint Serological detection of exposure to Cryptosporidium parvum in cattle by ELISA and its evaluation in relation to coprological tests
    Daryl V Nydam
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, Section of Epidemiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Parasitol Res 88:797-803. 2002
    ..Examination of some of these fecal samples using a PCR detection method demonstrated the presence of C. parvum DNA in 10% of the samples...
  45. ncbi request reprint Serum gamma glutamyl transferase activity in horses with right or left dorsal displacements of the large colon
    Rachel B Gardner
    Department of Clinical Sciences, New York State College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 19:761-4. 2005
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  46. ncbi request reprint Differentiated cellular function in fetal chondrocytes cultured with insulin-like growth factor-I and transforming growth factor-beta
    A J Nixon
    Comparative Orthopaedics Laboratory, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    J Orthop Res 16:531-41. 1998
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic study of Giardia sp. infection in dairy cattle in southeastern New York State
    S E Wade
    Parasitology Section, Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Science, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vet Parasitol 89:11-21. 2000
    ..If consideration is to be given to reducing the risk of infection with this parasite, management must be a top priority, especially in younger animals...
  48. pmc Critical response time (time available to implement effective measures for epidemic control): model building and evaluation
    A L Rivas
    Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Can J Vet Res 67:307-11. 2003
    ..Its use in rapidly disseminating diseases, such as FMD, may result in regionalized decision-making...
  49. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Giardia sp. Cryptosporidium parvum and Cryptosporidium andersoni (syn. C. muris) [correction of Cryptosporidium parvum and Cryptosporidium muris (C. andersoni)] in 109 dairy herds in five counties of southeastern New York
    S E Wade
    Parasitology Section, Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Science, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vet Parasitol 93:1-11. 2000
    ..and C. parvum was found in 20.1 and 2.4% of the animals, respectively. Giardia sp. and C. muris were found in all age groups. There was no significant seasonal pattern of infection for any of these parasites...
  50. ncbi request reprint Equine chorionic gonadotropin regulates luteal steroidogenesis in pregnant mares
    P F Daels
    Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Biol Reprod 59:1062-8. 1998
    ..Our findings support the hypothesis that eCG has a luteotropic action in pregnant mares...
  51. ncbi request reprint Expression of leptospiral immunoglobulin-like protein by Leptospira interrogans and evaluation of its diagnostic potential in a kinetic ELISA
    Raghavan U M Palaniappan
    College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Med Microbiol 53:975-84. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that recombinant antigen to the conserved region of LigA and LigB can differentiate between vaccinated and naturally infected animals...
  52. ncbi request reprint Yersinia pseudotuberculosis in a closed colony of Egyptian fruit bats (Rousettus aegyptiacus)
    Sara E Childs-Sanford
    Section of Wildlife Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 40:8-14. 2009
    ..It is suspected that stress, primarily from severe overcrowding, predisposed the bat colony to morbidity and mortality from this organism, which likely originated from a rodent reservoir...
  53. ncbi request reprint Modification of a commercial Toxoplasma gondii immunoglobulin G enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for use in multiple animal species
    John J Schaefer
    Animal Health Diagnostic Center, Upper Tower Road, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 23:297-301. 2011
    ..This modification of the ELISA provides a useful method for veterinary diagnosticians to perform rapid and accurate evaluation of multiple animal species for Toxoplasma exposure using a single test...
  54. doi request reprint Effect of a tart cherry juice blend on exercise-induced muscle damage in horses
    Normand G Ducharme
    Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Am J Vet Res 70:758-63. 2009
    ..To evaluate whether administering a tart cherry juice blend (TCJB) prior to exercise would reduce skeletal and cardiac muscle damage by decreasing the inflammatory and oxidative stress response to exercise in horses...
  55. ncbi request reprint Age-related changes in serum insulin-like growth factor-I, insulin-like growth factor-I binding protein-3 and articular cartilage structure in Thoroughbred horses
    L A Fortier
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Equine Vet J 37:37-42. 2005
    ..Structural changes in articular cartilage associated with the ageing process require definition for investigators performing developmental and age-related studies, for which information is lacking...
  56. doi request reprint Characterization of Giardia duodenalis infections in dogs in Trinidad and Tobago
    Miguella P Mark-Carew
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vet Parasitol 196:199-202. 2013
    ..67). We infer from our results that while the prevalence of G. duodenalis is relatively high in Trinidad and Tobago, the zoonotic risk of infection in humans is low since neither assemblage A nor B was identified in the study population. ..
  57. doi request reprint Comparison of TPA, bone healing, and intra-articular screw placement using conventional nonlocked application of surgeon-contoured versus locked application of precontoured TPLO plates in dogs
    Ursula Krotscheck
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vet Surg 41:931-7. 2012
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  58. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of canine parturition date prediction from the initial rise in preovulatory progesterone concentration
    Michelle A Kutzler
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Theriogenology 60:1187-96. 2003
    ....
  59. 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...
  60. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the catabolic effects of interleukin-1beta on proteoglycan metabolism in equine cartilage cocultured with synoviocytes
    Abigail J Gregg
    Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Am J Vet Res 67:957-62. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effects of interleukin (IL)-1beta on proteoglycan metabolism in equine cartilage explants when cultured in the presence of synoviocytes...
  61. ncbi request reprint Insulin-like growth factor-I enhances cell-based repair of articular cartilage
    L A Fortier
    Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 84:276-88. 2002
    ..IGF-I improves the repair capabilities of chondrocyte-fibrin grafts in large full-thickness repair models...
  62. 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...
  63. doi request reprint Effect of short-term diphenhydramine administration on aqueous tear production in normal dogs
    Keith W Montgomery
    Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vet Ophthalmol 14:395-9. 2011
    ..To perform a randomized, placebo-controlled, masked clinical trial using a cross-over design to determine the effect of oral diphenhydramine on aqueous tear production in normal dogs...
  64. pmc Cloning and molecular characterization of an immunogenic LigA protein of Leptospira interrogans
    Raghavan U M Palaniappan
    College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Infect Immun 70:5924-30. 2002
    ..LigA is the first leptospiral protein described to have 12 tandem repeats and is also the first to be expressed only during infection. Thus, LigA may have value in serodiagnosis or as a protective immunogen in novel vaccines...
  65. ncbi request reprint Temporal expression of growth factors and matrix molecules in healing tendon lesions
    Linda A Dahlgren
    Comparative Orthopaedics Laboratory, Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, C3 187 Veterinary Medical Ctr, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Orthop Res 23:84-92. 2005
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with the likelihood of Giardia spp. and Cryptosporidium spp. in soil from dairy farms
    R S Barwick
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Dairy Sci 86:784-91. 2003
    ..Our study showed that these two protozoan exist in dairy farm soil at different rates, and this risk could be modified by manipulating the pH of the soil...
  67. doi request reprint Relationships between race earnings and horse age, sex, gait, track surface and number of race starts for Thoroughbred and Standardbred racehorses in North America
    J Cheetham
    Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Equine Vet J 42:346-50. 2010
    ..There is no consensus on objective outcome measures that can be used to determine if a medical or surgical treatment affects race performance...
  68. ncbi request reprint Ocular penetration of intravenously administered enrofloxacin in the horse
    T J Divers
    Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Equine Vet J 40:167-70. 2008
    ..Reports that Leptospira spp. are frequently present in the eyes of horses with recurrent uveitis, emphasises a need for studies on ocular concentrations of specific antibiotics...
  69. doi request reprint Intra-articular stabilisation of the equine cricoarytenoid joint
    J Cheetham
    Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Equine Vet J 40:584-8. 2008
    ..The success of laryngoplasty is limited by abduction loss in the early post operative period...
  70. ncbi request reprint Equine motor neuron disease is not linked to Cu/Zn superoxide dismutase mutations: sequence analysis of the equine Cu/Zn superoxide dismutase cDNA
    R de la Rua-Domenech
    Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Gene 178:83-8. 1996
    ..At this time, there is no conclusive evidence for EMND linkage to SOD1 mutations...
  71. doi request reprint Racing performance following the laryngeal tie-forward procedure: a case-controlled study
    J Cheetham
    Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Equine Vet J 40:501-7. 2008
    ..The laryngeal tie-forward procedure (LTFP) is becoming widely used for correction of dorsal displacement of the soft palate (DDSP) despite the absence of an evidence-based assessment of its efficacy...
  72. ncbi request reprint Crib-biting in US horses: breed predispositions and owner perceptions of aetiology
    J D Albright
    Departments of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Equine Vet J 41:455-8. 2009
    ..Crib-biting is an equine stereotype that may result in diseases such as colic. Certain breeds and management factors have been associated...
  73. ncbi request reprint Plasma adrenocorticotropin, cortisol, and adrenocorticotropin/cortisol ratios in septic and normal-term foals
    J R Gold
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 21:791-6. 2007
    ..Little information exists on the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis in septic foals...
  74. ncbi request reprint Racing performance after combined prosthetic laryngoplasty and ipsilateral ventriculocordectomy or partial arytenoidectomy: 135 Thoroughbred racehorses competing at less than 2400 m (1997-2007)
    T H Witte
    Cornell University Hospital for Animals, Equine Performance Testing Clinic, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Equine Vet J 41:70-5. 2009
    ..The success of combined prosthetic laryngoplasty with ipsilateral ventriculocordectomy (LPVC) has not been compared to that of partial arytenoidectomy (PA) in a clinical population...
  75. ncbi request reprint Expression of CD3 and CD11b antigens on blood and mammary gland leukocytes and bacterial survival in milk of cows with experimentally induced Staphylococcus aureus mastitis
    A L Rivas
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Am J Vet Res 62:1840-51. 2001
    ..Identification of specific inflammatory phases of S. aureus-induced mastitis in cows may allow for the design of more efficacious treatment and control programs...
  76. ncbi request reprint Endothelial lipopigment as an indicator of alpha-tocopherol deficiency in two equine neurodegenerative diseases
    J F Cummings
    Department of Anatomy, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 6401, USA
    Acta Neuropathol 90:266-72. 1995
    ..The origin and the potential effects of these endothelial lipopigment accumulations are discussed...

Research Grants1

  1. Etiologic studies on EMND: An animal model for ALS
    Hussni Mohammed; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Data obtained from these pilot studies will represent a major breakthrough towards the understanding of the mechanism of the motor neuron disease and lay the foundation for more thorough investigation. ..