G Nugent

Summary

Affiliation: Landcare Research
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. doi Percutaneous interdigital injection of Mycobacterium bovis as a model for tuberculous lesion development in wild brushtail possums (Trichosurus vulpecula)
    G Nugent
    Landcare Research, PO Box 40, Lincoln 7640, New Zealand
    J Comp Pathol 148:33-42. 2013
  2. doi Mortality rate and gross pathology due to tuberculosis in wild brushtail possums (Trichosurus vulpecula) following low dose subcutaneous injection of Mycobacterium bovis
    Graham Nugent
    Landcare Research, PO Box 40, Lincoln 7640, New Zealand
    Prev Vet Med 109:168-75. 2013
  3. doi Bait aggregation to reduce cost and toxin use in aerial 1080 baiting of small mammal pests in New Zealand
    Graham Nugent
    Landcare Research, Lincoln, New Zealand
    Pest Manag Sci 68:1374-9. 2012
  4. doi Reduced spillover transmission of Mycobacterium bovis to feral pigs (Sus scofa) following population control of brushtail possums (Trichosurus vulpecula)
    G Nugent
    Landcare Research Manaaki Whenua, Lincoln, New Zealand
    Epidemiol Infect 140:1036-47. 2012
  5. ncbi Use of released pigs as sentinels for Mycobacterium bovis
    Graham Nugent
    Landcare Research, P O Box 69, Lincoln 8152, New Zealand
    J Wildl Dis 38:665-77. 2002
  6. doi Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis infection in wildlife on three deer farms with a history of Johne's disease
    G Nugent
    Landcare Research Manaaki Whenua, PO Box 40, Lincoln 7640, New Zealand
    N Z Vet J 59:293-8. 2011
  7. doi Maintenance, spillover and spillback transmission of bovine tuberculosis in multi-host wildlife complexes: a New Zealand case study
    Graham Nugent
    Landcare Research Manaaki Whenua, PO Box 40, Gerald Street, Lincoln 7640, New Zealand
    Vet Microbiol 151:34-42. 2011
  8. ncbi Intraspecific transmission of Mycobacterium bovis among penned feral pigs in New Zealand
    G Nugent
    Landcare Research, PO Box 40, Gerald St, Lincoln 8152, New Zealand
    J Wildl Dis 47:364-72. 2011
  9. doi Comparison of ranging behaviour in a multi-species complex of free-ranging hosts of bovine tuberculosis in relation to their use as disease sentinels
    I J Yockney
    Landcare Research, Lincoln, New Zealand
    Epidemiol Infect 141:1407-16. 2013
  10. doi Importance and mitigation of the risk of spillback transmission of Mycobacterium bovis infection for eradication of bovine tuberculosis from wildlife in New Zealand
    M C Barron
    Landcare Research, PO Box 40, Lincoln 7640, New Zealand
    Epidemiol Infect 141:1394-406. 2013

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Publications14

  1. doi Percutaneous interdigital injection of Mycobacterium bovis as a model for tuberculous lesion development in wild brushtail possums (Trichosurus vulpecula)
    G Nugent
    Landcare Research, PO Box 40, Lincoln 7640, New Zealand
    J Comp Pathol 148:33-42. 2013
    ..bovis infection model is likely to emulate natural disease in possums...
  2. doi Mortality rate and gross pathology due to tuberculosis in wild brushtail possums (Trichosurus vulpecula) following low dose subcutaneous injection of Mycobacterium bovis
    Graham Nugent
    Landcare Research, PO Box 40, Lincoln 7640, New Zealand
    Prev Vet Med 109:168-75. 2013
    ..i. Our results suggest that the time course of TB from development of gross lesions to mortality may be shorter than previously estimated from field studies of naturally tuberculous possums...
  3. doi Bait aggregation to reduce cost and toxin use in aerial 1080 baiting of small mammal pests in New Zealand
    Graham Nugent
    Landcare Research, Lincoln, New Zealand
    Pest Manag Sci 68:1374-9. 2012
    ..Here, trials with spatial aggregation of baits in forested habitats were conducted to determine whether this can reduce toxin usage while maintaining operational efficacy...
  4. doi Reduced spillover transmission of Mycobacterium bovis to feral pigs (Sus scofa) following population control of brushtail possums (Trichosurus vulpecula)
    G Nugent
    Landcare Research Manaaki Whenua, Lincoln, New Zealand
    Epidemiol Infect 140:1036-47. 2012
    ..Despite harbouring M. bovis infection for a number of years, pigs in New Zealand do not sustain bTB independently, but are good sentinels for disease prevalence in possum populations...
  5. ncbi Use of released pigs as sentinels for Mycobacterium bovis
    Graham Nugent
    Landcare Research, P O Box 69, Lincoln 8152, New Zealand
    J Wildl Dis 38:665-77. 2002
    ..This trial indicates use of resident and/or released free-ranging pigs is a feasible alternative to direct prevalence surveys of possums for detecting TB presence...
  6. doi Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis infection in wildlife on three deer farms with a history of Johne's disease
    G Nugent
    Landcare Research Manaaki Whenua, PO Box 40, Lincoln 7640, New Zealand
    N Z Vet J 59:293-8. 2011
    ..To determine the prevalence of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis (Map) infection in wildlife, in pastoral landscapes with a recent history of clinical Johne's disease in livestock...
  7. doi Maintenance, spillover and spillback transmission of bovine tuberculosis in multi-host wildlife complexes: a New Zealand case study
    Graham Nugent
    Landcare Research Manaaki Whenua, PO Box 40, Gerald Street, Lincoln 7640, New Zealand
    Vet Microbiol 151:34-42. 2011
    ..Eradication of the disease may require management of both the infection in maintenance hosts and reduction or elimination of any risk of spillback...
  8. ncbi Intraspecific transmission of Mycobacterium bovis among penned feral pigs in New Zealand
    G Nugent
    Landcare Research, PO Box 40, Gerald St, Lincoln 8152, New Zealand
    J Wildl Dis 47:364-72. 2011
    ..bovis to wild conspecifics often enough to sustain Tb in pigs by this route of transmission alone. The high prevalences seen in some New Zealand feral pig populations are likely to result from transmission from another host or route...
  9. doi Comparison of ranging behaviour in a multi-species complex of free-ranging hosts of bovine tuberculosis in relation to their use as disease sentinels
    I J Yockney
    Landcare Research, Lincoln, New Zealand
    Epidemiol Infect 141:1407-16. 2013
    ..We suggest that present means for estimating TB detection kernels, based on long-term range size estimates for possums and sentinel species, probably overstate the true local surveillance coverage per individual...
  10. doi Importance and mitigation of the risk of spillback transmission of Mycobacterium bovis infection for eradication of bovine tuberculosis from wildlife in New Zealand
    M C Barron
    Landcare Research, PO Box 40, Lincoln 7640, New Zealand
    Epidemiol Infect 141:1394-406. 2013
    ..We conclude that possum control alone remains the best strategy for achieving TB eradication from New Zealand habitats in which possums and wild deer are the main M. bovis hosts...
  11. doi A novel approach to assess the probability of disease eradication from a wild-animal reservoir host
    D P Anderson
    Landcare Research, Wildlife Ecology and Management, Lincoln, New Zealand
    Epidemiol Infect 141:1509-21. 2013
    ..The modelling can increase cost efficiency by reducing the likelihood of prematurely declaring success due to insufficient control, and avoiding unnecessary costs due to excessive control and monitoring...
  12. pmc Development of integrated surveillance systems for the management of tuberculosis in New Zealand wildlife
    D P Anderson
    a Landcare Research, Wildlife Ecology and Management, PO Box 69040, Lincoln 7640, New Zealand
    N Z Vet J 63:89-97. 2015
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  13. doi Longevity of Mycobacterium bovis in brushtail possum (Trichosurus vulpecula) carcasses, and contact rates between possums and carcasses
    M C Barron
    Landcare Research, PO Box 40, Lincoln 7640, New Zealand
    N Z Vet J 59:209-17. 2011
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  14. doi Feral ferrets (Mustela furo) as hosts and sentinels of tuberculosis in New Zealand
    A E Byrom
    a Wildlife Ecology and Management Team, Landcare Research, Lincoln, New Zealand
    N Z Vet J 63:42-53. 2015
    ..Ferrets can also be used as disease sentinels for TB, especially in areas where alternative sentinel species are rare or expensive to survey, and when sampling of possums is not cost-effective...