Justin D Brown

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Affiliation: University of Georgia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Susceptibility of wood ducks to H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
    Justin D Brown
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, Department of Population Health, Wildlife Health Building, College of Veterinary Medicine, The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Wildl Dis 43:660-7. 2007
  2. doi Wild bird surveillance for the avian influenza virus
    Justin D Brown
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    Methods Mol Biol 436:85-97. 2008
  3. pmc Experimental infection of swans and geese with highly pathogenic avian influenza virus (H5N1) of Asian lineage
    Justin D Brown
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:136-42. 2008
  4. pmc Susceptibility of North American ducks and gulls to H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza viruses
    Justin D Brown
    College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1663-70. 2006
  5. pmc Reassortant influenza A viruses in wild duck populations: effects on viral shedding and persistence in water
    Camille Lebarbenchon
    Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 279:3967-75. 2012
  6. doi Variation in viral shedding patterns between different wild bird species infected experimentally with low-pathogenicity avian influenza viruses that originated from wild birds
    Taiana P Costa
    Department of Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, The University of Georgia, 501 D W Brooks Drive, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Avian Pathol 40:119-24. 2011
  7. doi Infectivity of avian influenza virus-positive field samples for mallards: what do our diagnostic results mean?
    Justin D Brown
    Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Wildl Dis 49:180-5. 2013
  8. doi Intestinal excretion of a wild bird-origin H3N8 low pathogenic avian influenza virus in mallards (Anas Platyrhynchos)
    Justin D Brown
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, College of Veterinary Medicine, The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Wildl Dis 48:991-8. 2012
  9. ncbi Prevalence of antibodies to type a influenza virus in wild avian species using two serologic assays
    Justin D Brown
    Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Wildl Dis 46:896-911. 2010
  10. ncbi Antibodies to type A influenza virus in wild waterbirds from Argentina
    Justin D Brown
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Wildl Dis 46:1040-5. 2010

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  1. ncbi Susceptibility of wood ducks to H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
    Justin D Brown
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, Department of Population Health, Wildlife Health Building, College of Veterinary Medicine, The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Wildl Dis 43:660-7. 2007
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  2. doi Wild bird surveillance for the avian influenza virus
    Justin D Brown
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    Methods Mol Biol 436:85-97. 2008
    ..Separate sections are included for low pathogenicity avian influenza (LPAI) and HPAI H5N1 viruses because the unique biological characteristics of HPAI H5N1 require a modified surveillance plan tailored to these viruses...
  3. pmc Experimental infection of swans and geese with highly pathogenic avian influenza virus (H5N1) of Asian lineage
    Justin D Brown
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:136-42. 2008
    ..These results suggest that the potential for HPAI (H5N1) viral shedding and the movement of infected birds may be species-dependent and can help explain observed deaths associated with HPAI (H5N1) infection in anseriforms in Eurasia...
  4. pmc Susceptibility of North American ducks and gulls to H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza viruses
    Justin D Brown
    College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1663-70. 2006
    ....
  5. pmc Reassortant influenza A viruses in wild duck populations: effects on viral shedding and persistence in water
    Camille Lebarbenchon
    Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 279:3967-75. 2012
    ..These results support that, in wild ducks, functionally equivalent gene segments could be maintained in virus populations with no fitness costs when genetic reassortments occur...
  6. doi Variation in viral shedding patterns between different wild bird species infected experimentally with low-pathogenicity avian influenza viruses that originated from wild birds
    Taiana P Costa
    Department of Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, The University of Georgia, 501 D W Brooks Drive, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Avian Pathol 40:119-24. 2011
    ....
  7. doi Infectivity of avian influenza virus-positive field samples for mallards: what do our diagnostic results mean?
    Justin D Brown
    Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Wildl Dis 49:180-5. 2013
    ..These data highlight a need to examine the effects of using egg-propagated AI viruses in experimental trials...
  8. doi Intestinal excretion of a wild bird-origin H3N8 low pathogenic avian influenza virus in mallards (Anas Platyrhynchos)
    Justin D Brown
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, College of Veterinary Medicine, The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Wildl Dis 48:991-8. 2012
    ....
  9. ncbi Prevalence of antibodies to type a influenza virus in wild avian species using two serologic assays
    Justin D Brown
    Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Wildl Dis 46:896-911. 2010
    ..Based on these results, the bELISA is a reliable species-independent assay with potentially valuable applications for wild bird AI surveillance...
  10. ncbi Antibodies to type A influenza virus in wild waterbirds from Argentina
    Justin D Brown
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Wildl Dis 46:1040-5. 2010
    ..These results provide insight into AI virus circulation in Argentinean waterbirds and preliminary data to guide further surveillance efforts...
  11. ncbi Avian influenza virus infection dynamics in shorebird hosts
    Angela M Maxted
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, 589 DW Brooks Drive, College of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Population Health, The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Wildl Dis 48:322-34. 2012
    ..Additionally, Ruddy Turnstones possibly act as a local AIV amplifying host rather than a reservoir...
  12. pmc Frequent cross-species transmission of parvoviruses among diverse carnivore hosts
    Andrew B Allison
    Baker Institute for Animal Health, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA
    J Virol 87:2342-7. 2013
    ..Cross-species transmission was commonplace, with multiple introductions into each host species but, with the exception of raccoons, relatively little evidence for onward transmission in nondomestic species...
  13. ncbi Use of FTA sampling cards for molecular detection of avian influenza virus in wild birds
    Shamus P Keeler
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 30602, USA
    Avian Dis 56:200-7. 2012
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  14. ncbi Canada geese and the epidemiology of avian influenza viruses
    Mark T Harris
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Wildl Dis 46:981-7. 2010
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  15. doi Comparison of two commercial enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays for detection of Influenza A virus antibodies
    Camille Lebarbenchon
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 24:161-5. 2012
    ..Overall, it is concluded that the 2 ELISAs can be used for FLUAV antibody screening in wild birds and that the sensitivity of the ID VET assay can be increased with slight modifications of the manufacturer's instructions...
  16. pmc Viral replication, persistence in water and genetic characterization of two influenza A viruses isolated from surface lake water
    Camille Lebarbenchon
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e26566. 2011
    ..Our study supports the role for water-borne transmission for IA viruses but also highlights that additional field and experimental studies are required to support inter-annual persistence in aquatic habitats...
  17. doi Avian influenza virus in water: infectivity is dependent on pH, salinity and temperature
    Justin D Brown
    Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Vet Microbiol 136:20-6. 2009
    ..Furthermore, these results provide insight into chemical and physical properties of water that could enhance or restrict AI virus transmission on an aquatic bird habitat...
  18. ncbi Avian influenza virus in aquatic habitats: what do we need to learn?
    David E Stallknecht
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 4393, USA
    Avian Dis 54:461-5. 2010
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  19. ncbi First report of Angiostrongylus vasorum and Hepatozoon from a red fox (Vulpes vulpes) from West Virginia, USA
    Whitney M Kistler
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA Daniel B Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA Electronic address
    Vet Parasitol 200:216-20. 2014
    ..vasorum infection in the US and from outside of Newfoundland Canada, the only place in North America where the parasite is known to be endemic. Additionally, this is the first report of a H. canis infection in a red fox from the US. ..
  20. doi Experimental infection of European starlings (Sturnus vulgaris) and house sparrows (Passer domesticus) with pandemic 2009 H1N1 and swine H1N1 and H3N2 triple reassortant influenza viruses
    Nicole M Nemeth
    Department of Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Wildl Dis 49:437-40. 2013
    ..These results suggest that these two passerine species are minimally susceptible to current influenza viruses in domestic pigs and therefore pose a negligible risk for transmission between or within swine production facilities...
  21. pmc Evaluation of a commercial blocking enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay to detect avian influenza virus antibodies in multiple experimentally infected avian species
    Justin D Brown
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 16:824-9. 2009
    ..Additional studies are warranted to further evaluate the utility of the bELISA for use with naturally infected birds...
  22. pmc Evaluation of a commercial enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for detection of antibodies against the H5 subtype of Influenza A virus in waterfowl
    Camille Lebarbenchon
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 7:1237-40. 2013
    ..All serum samples from LP H5-infected birds tested positive; however, improved detection rates were observed for viruses belonging to the HP H5N1 clade 2.2.1 as compared with those belonging to clade 2.1.3. ..
  23. ncbi Effect of a prior exposure to a low pathogenic avian influenza virus in the outcome of a heterosubtypic low pathogenic avian influenza infection in mallards (Anas platyrhynchos)
    Taiana P Costa
    Department of Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, 501 DW Brooks Drive, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Avian Dis 54:1286-91. 2010
    ..Wild mallards are likely exposed to multiple subtypes of LPAI virus during the periods of peak viral circulation, and the results of this study suggest that the duration of viral shedding in subsequent exposures might be reduced...
  24. ncbi Infectious and lethal doses of H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza virus for house sparrows (Passer domesticus) and rock pigeons (Columbia livia)
    Justin D Brown
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, Department of Population Health, Wildlife Health Building, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 21:437-45. 2009
    ..When infection did occur, the duration of viral shedding was brief, and viral titers were low. The data suggests that pigeons would contribute little to the transmission and spread of H5N1 HPAI virus in poultry...
  25. pmc Avian oncogenesis induced by lymphoproliferative disease virus: A neglected or emerging retroviral pathogen?
    Andrew B Allison
    Baker Institute for Animal Health, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA Electronic address
    Virology 450:2-12. 2014
    ..However, the direction (New World to Old World or vice versa), mechanism, and time frame of the transcontinental spread currently remain unknown. ..
  26. doi Experimental infections of herring gulls (Larus argentatus) with H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza viruses by intranasal inoculation of virus and ingestion of virus-infected chicken meat
    Justin D Brown
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, Department of Population Health, Wildlife Health Building, College of Veterinary Medicine, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Avian Pathol 37:393-7. 2008
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  27. pmc Homo- and heterosubtypic low pathogenic avian influenza exposure on H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza virus infection in wood ducks (Aix sponsa)
    Taiana P Costa
    Department of Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e15987. 2011
    ..The results of this study are important for surveillance efforts and help clarify epidemiological data from outbreaks of H5N1 HPAI virus in wild bird populations...
  28. pmc Genomic Characterization of H14 Subtype Influenza A Viruses in New World Waterfowl and Experimental Infectivity in Mallards (Anas platyrhynchos)
    Andrew M Ramey
    US Geological Survey, Alaska Science Center, Anchorage, Alaska, United States of America Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, College of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Population Health, The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e95620. 2014
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  29. ncbi Wild bird surveillance for avian influenza virus
    Justin D Brown
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, Department of Population Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, The University of Georgia, Wildlife Health Building, 589 D W Brooks Drive, Athens, GA, 30602 7393, USA
    Methods Mol Biol 1161:69-81. 2014
    ..This chapter is intended to give general concepts and guidelines for planning and implementing surveillance programs for AI virus in wild birds. ..
  30. pmc Role of multiple hosts in the cross-species transmission and emergence of a pandemic parvovirus
    Andrew B Allison
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA
    J Virol 86:865-72. 2012
    ..This highlights the potential role of alternative hosts in viral emergence...
  31. ncbi Persistence of H5 and H7 avian influenza viruses in water
    Justin D Brown
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, Department of Population Health, Wildlife Health Building, College of Veterinary Medicine, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Avian Dis 51:285-9. 2007
    ..Results from the two HPAI H5N1 viruses from Asia indicate that these viruses did not persist as long as the wild-type AIVs...
  32. pmc Chlorine inactivation of highly pathogenic avian influenza virus (H5N1)
    Eugene W Rice
    US Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, Ohio 45268, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1568-70. 2007
    ..Free chlorine concentrations typically used in drinking water treatment are sufficient to inactivate the virus by >3 orders of magnitude...
  33. ncbi Inability to induce tympanic squamous metaplasia using organochlorine compounds in vitamin A-deficient red-eared sliders (Trachemys scripta elegans)
    Karl R Kroenlein
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061, USA
    J Wildl Dis 44:664-9. 2008
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  34. ncbi Characterization of the bacterial microflora of the tympanic cavity of eastern box turtles with and without aural abscesses
    Priscilla H Joyner
    The Wildlife Center of Virginia, PO Box 1557, Waynesboro, Virginia 22980, USA
    J Wildl Dis 42:859-64. 2006
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  35. ncbi Absence of detectable Salmonella cloacal shedding in free-living reptiles on admission to the wildlife center of Virginia
    Jean M Richards
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, Virginia Polytechnic and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 35:562-3. 2004
    ..We recommend, nonetheless, practicing proper hygiene methods when handling and housing all reptiles...
  36. ncbi Pathology of aural abscesses in free-living Eastern box turtles (Terrapene carolina carolina)
    Justin D Brown
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061 0442, USA
    J Wildl Dis 40:704-12. 2004
    ..Histopathologic changes in box turtles with aural abscesses were consistent with a syndrome that may involve hypovitaminosis A...
  37. ncbi Epidemiologic determinants of aural abscessation in free-living eastern box turtles (Terrapene carolina) in Virginia
    Justin D Brown
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061 0442, USA
    J Wildl Dis 39:918-21. 2003
    ..Possible etiologies could include chronic infectious disease, malnutrition, or chronic exposure to environmental contamination with organochlorine compounds...
  38. ncbi Morbidity and mortality of reptiles admitted to the Wildlife Center of Virginia, 1991 to 2000
    Justin D Brown
    Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061 0442, USA
    J Wildl Dis 38:699-705. 2002
    ..The majority of morbidity and mortality was the result of human activities. The expanding human population in Virginia likely will continue to have an impact on the health of wild reptiles...