Experts and Doctors on birds in Ontario, Canada


Locale: Ontario, Canada
Topic: birds

Top Publications

  1. Perry S, Capaldo A. The autonomic nervous system and chromaffin tissue: neuroendocrine regulation of catecholamine secretion in non-mammalian vertebrates. Auton Neurosci. 2011;165:54-66 pubmed publisher
  2. Ekker M, Akimenko M, Allende M, Smith R, Drouin G, Langille R, et al. Relationships among msx gene structure and function in zebrafish and other vertebrates. Mol Biol Evol. 1997;14:1008-22 pubmed
    ..Distinct duplication events may have given rise to the msx genes of modern fish and other vertebrate lineages whereas many aspects of msx gene functions during embryonic development have been preserved. ..
  3. Zamparo D, Overstreet R, Brooks D. A new species of Petasiger (Digenea: Echinostomiformes: Echinostomatidae) in the brown pelican, Pelecanus occidentalis, (Aves: Pelecaniformes: Pelecanidae), from the Area de Conservación Guanacaste, Costa Rica. J Parasitol. 2005;91:1465-7 pubmed
  4. Hervé J, Crump D, Jones S, Mundy L, Giesy J, Zwiernik M, et al. Cytochrome P4501A induction by 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin and two chlorinated dibenzofurans in primary hepatocyte cultures of three avian species. Toxicol Sci. 2010;113:380-91 pubmed publisher
    ..This study indicates that PeCDF is more potent than TCDD in ring-necked pheasant and Japanese quail hepatocytes and that ring-necked pheasant, Japanese quail, and chicken hepatocytes are equally sensitive to CYP1A induction by PeCDF. ..
  5. Foster K, Mallory M, Hill L, Blais J. PCB and organochlorine pesticides in northern fulmars (Fulmarus glacialis) from a High Arctic colony: chemical exposure, fate, and transfer to predators. Environ Toxicol Chem. 2011;30:2055-64 pubmed publisher
    ..The benefits of considering both concentrations and fugacities are demonstrated and provide information on the absorption and distribution of chemicals within the fulmars and contaminant transfer to offspring and predators. ..