Barbara Riond

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Affiliation: University of Zurich
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effective prevention of pseudothrombocytopenia in feline blood samples with the prostaglandin I2 analogue Iloprost
    Barbara Riond
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, 8057, Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Vet Res 11:183. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Study on the kinetics and influence of feline platelet aggregation and deaggregation
    Barbara Riond
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Vet Res 11:276. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Evaluation of the veterinary application of a point-of-care device measuring white blood cell counts
    Barbara Riond
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet J 194:124-7. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Performance evaluation of the Sysmex pocH-100iV Diff hematology analyzer for analysis of canine, feline, equine, and bovine blood
    Barbara Riond
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Clin Pathol 40:484-95. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Real-time PCR investigation of feline leukemia virus proviral and viral RNA loads in leukocyte subsets
    Valentino Cattori
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstreet 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 123:124-8. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Association between endogenous feline leukemia virus loads and exogenous feline leukemia virus infection in domestic cats
    Ravi Tandon
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Virus Res 135:136-43. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Quantification of the humoral immune response and hemoplasma blood and tissue loads in cats coinfected with 'Candidatus Mycoplasma haemominutum' and feline leukemia virus
    Godelind A Wolf-Jäckel
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Microb Pathog 53:74-80. 2012
  8. pmc Stimulation with a class A CpG oligonucleotide enhances resistance to infection with feline viruses from five different families
    Céline Robert-Tissot
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, CH 8057, Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Res 43:60. 2012
  9. doi request reprint How molecular methods change our views of FeLV infection and vaccination
    Regina Hofmann-Lehmann
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstr 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 123:119-23. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Cellular segregation of feline leukemia provirus and viral RNA in leukocyte subsets of long-term experimentally infected cats
    Andrea C Pepin
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Virus Res 127:9-16. 2007

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Publications39

  1. doi request reprint Effective prevention of pseudothrombocytopenia in feline blood samples with the prostaglandin I2 analogue Iloprost
    Barbara Riond
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, 8057, Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Vet Res 11:183. 2015
    ..A complete blood cell count was performed on the Sysmex XT-2000iV and the Mythic 18 on eight consecutive time points after collection. Blood smears were evaluated for the presence of PLT aggregates...
  2. doi request reprint Study on the kinetics and influence of feline platelet aggregation and deaggregation
    Barbara Riond
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Vet Res 11:276. 2015
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Evaluation of the veterinary application of a point-of-care device measuring white blood cell counts
    Barbara Riond
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet J 194:124-7. 2012
    ..The results were influenced by the presence of nucleated red blood cells. The POCD provided precise, reliable data for feline, equine and bovine samples but the values obtained for the canine counts were overestimations...
  4. doi request reprint Performance evaluation of the Sysmex pocH-100iV Diff hematology analyzer for analysis of canine, feline, equine, and bovine blood
    Barbara Riond
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Clin Pathol 40:484-95. 2011
    ..The Sysmex pocH-100iV Diff is an impedance hematology analyzer recently introduced for point-of-care use in veterinary practices in Europe...
  5. doi request reprint Real-time PCR investigation of feline leukemia virus proviral and viral RNA loads in leukocyte subsets
    Valentino Cattori
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstreet 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 123:124-8. 2008
    ..These results indicate that FeLV persistent viremia is associated with secondary viremia of bone marrow origin, whereas regressive cats only sustain a non-productive infection in low numbers of lymphocytes...
  6. doi request reprint Association between endogenous feline leukemia virus loads and exogenous feline leukemia virus infection in domestic cats
    Ravi Tandon
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Virus Res 135:136-43. 2008
    ..In conclusion, our results demonstrated an association between enFeLV loads and FeLV replication but not outcome of infection. enFeLV should be considered as an important confounder in experimental FeLV infection or vaccination studies...
  7. doi request reprint Quantification of the humoral immune response and hemoplasma blood and tissue loads in cats coinfected with 'Candidatus Mycoplasma haemominutum' and feline leukemia virus
    Godelind A Wolf-Jäckel
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Microb Pathog 53:74-80. 2012
    ..The tissue loads appeared to correlate with the duration of infection and with the blood loads, but no evidence of significant CMhm tissue sequestration was found...
  8. pmc Stimulation with a class A CpG oligonucleotide enhances resistance to infection with feline viruses from five different families
    Céline Robert-Tissot
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, CH 8057, Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Res 43:60. 2012
    ..Altogether, our data highlight the promising potential of CpG-A to induce a preventive antiviral state in the cat and to protect feline populations against a broad range of virus infections...
  9. doi request reprint How molecular methods change our views of FeLV infection and vaccination
    Regina Hofmann-Lehmann
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstr 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 123:119-23. 2008
    ..The use of sensitive molecular methods will contribute to a more in-depth understanding of the FeLV pathogenesis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cellular segregation of feline leukemia provirus and viral RNA in leukocyte subsets of long-term experimentally infected cats
    Andrea C Pepin
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Virus Res 127:9-16. 2007
    ..The herein described methods are important prerequisites to gain a deeper insight into the pathogenesis of FeLV infection...
  11. pmc Exposure of cats to low doses of FeLV: seroconversion as the sole parameter of infection
    Andrea Major
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057, Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Res 41:17. 2010
    ..Therefore, commonly used detection methods do not detect all FeLV-infected animals, possibly leading to an underestimation of the prevalence of infection...
  12. pmc Protection from reinfection in "Candidatus Mycoplasma turicensis"-infected cats and characterization of the immune response
    Marilisa Novacco
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, Zurich, 8057, Switzerland
    Vet Res 43:82. 2012
    ..In conclusion, this study describes, for the first time, the occurrence of immunological protection within the same hemoplasma species. Furthermore, the immune response during CMt infections appeared to be skewed toward the Th2 type...
  13. pmc Chronic "Candidatus Mycoplasma turicensis" infection
    Marilisa Novacco
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Res 42:59. 2011
    ..Our results enhance the knowledge of "Candidatus M. turicensis" infection pathogenesis and are clinically relevant to the prognosis of hemoplasma-infected cats...
  14. doi request reprint The kinetics of feline leukaemia virus shedding in experimentally infected cats are associated with infection outcome
    Valentino Cattori
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Microbiol 133:292-6. 2009
    ..To determine the clinically relevant outcome of FeLV infection in exposed cats, however, p27 antigen levels in the peripheral blood should be measured...
  15. doi request reprint Quantification and molecular characterization of the feline leukemia virus A receptor
    A Katrin Helfer-Hungerbuehler
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Infect Genet Evol 11:1940-50. 2011
    ..The differential susceptibility of different species to FeLV could not be attributed to variations in the fTHTR1 sequence...
  16. doi request reprint Tissue sequestration of 'Candidatus Mycoplasma turicensis'
    Marilisa Novacco
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland Electronic address
    Vet Microbiol 167:403-9. 2013
    ..turicensis' occurs in many tissues. These results represent an important step toward the understanding of the pathogenesis of 'Candidatus M. turicensis'...
  17. doi request reprint Establishment and characterization of a low-dose Mycoplasma haemofelis infection model
    Julia Baumann
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland Electronic address
    Vet Microbiol 167:410-6. 2013
    ..This low-dose Mhf infection might more accurately mirror the natural route of infection, i.e., by arthropod vectors or aggressive interaction among cats. We therefore recommend this protocol for use in future animal model studies...
  18. ncbi request reprint Real-time PCR-based prevalence study, infection follow-up and molecular characterization of canine hemotropic mycoplasmas
    Nicole Wengi
    Department for Farm Animals, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Microbiol 126:132-41. 2008
    ..sanguineus. Nonetheless, veterinarians may expect hemoplasma infections in dogs with a travel history and/or after potential tick vector exposure...
  19. pmc Quantitative TaqMan real-time PCR assays for gene expression normalisation in feline tissues
    Yvonne Kessler
    University of Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Mol Biol 10:106. 2009
    ....
  20. pmc In vivo transmission studies of 'Candidatus Mycoplasma turicensis' in the domestic cat
    Kristina Museux
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Res 40:45. 2009
    ..In conclusion, CMt transmission by social contact seems less likely than transmission by aggressive interaction. The latter transmission may occur if the recipient cat is exposed to blood from an infected cat...
  21. doi request reprint Induction of a systemic antiviral state in vivo in the domestic cat with a class A CpG oligonucleotide
    Céline Robert-Tissot
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstr 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 150:1-9. 2012
    ..Our results altogether underline the promising potential of ODN 2216 in promoting antiviral defense mechanisms and inducing temporary resistance to viral infections in vivo in the domestic cat...
  22. doi request reprint Humoral immune response to a recombinant hemoplasma antigen in experimental 'Candidatus Mycoplasma turicensis' infection
    Marilisa Novacco
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Microbiol 157:464-70. 2012
    ..In conclusion, the ELISA was found to be a useful tool to investigate the humoral immune response in hemoplasma-infected cats and a desirable addition to PCR to study the pathogenesis of hemoplasma infections...
  23. doi request reprint Lack of cross-protection against Mycoplasma haemofelis infection and signs of enhancement in "Candidatus Mycoplasma turicensis"-recovered cats
    Julia Baumann
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057, Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Res 46:104. 2015
    ..In conclusion, the study suggests that a previous hemoplasma infection, even when the cat has ostensibly recovered, may influence subsequent infections, lead to an enhancement phenomenon and other differences in infection kinetics. ..
  24. doi request reprint Retroviral DNA-the silent winner: blood transfusion containing latent feline leukemia provirus causes infection and disease in naïve recipient cats
    Stefanie Nesina
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Retrovirology 12:105. 2015
    ..The biological importance of these latter provirus carriers is largely unknown...
  25. doi request reprint Long-term follow up of feline leukemia virus infection and characterization of viral RNA loads using molecular methods in tissues of cats with different infection outcomes
    A Katrin Helfer-Hungerbuehler
    Clinical Laboratory and Center for Clinical Studies, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland Electronic address
    Virus Res 197:137-50. 2015
    ..In several cases FeLV reactivation could be observed. Thus, retroviruses integrated as provirus into the host's genome, could not be eliminated completely by the host and maintained their full potential for replication and reactivation...
  26. doi request reprint Evaluation of the Mythic 18 hematology analyzer for use with canine, feline, and equine samples
    Andrea K Wassmuth
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Diagn Invest 23:436-53. 2011
    ..As with all impedance-based hematological instruments, evaluation of a blood smear is absolutely indicated to check for the presence of platelet aggregates, to verify WBC differentiation, and to identify possible abnormalities...
  27. doi request reprint Evaluation of the effect of short-term treatment with the integrase inhibitor raltegravir (Isentress) on the course of progressive feline leukemia virus infection
    Andrea Boesch
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland Electronic address
    Vet Microbiol 175:167-78. 2015
    ..However, no complete control of viremia was achieved. Further investigations are needed to find an optimized treatment against FeLV. (250 words). ..
  28. pmc Protective immunity against infection with Mycoplasma haemofelis
    Chelsea A E Hicks
    School of Veterinary Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom Center for Clinical Studies, Vetsuisse Facility, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 22:108-18. 2015
    ..This is the first study to demonstrate protective immunity against M. haemofelis reinfection, and it provides important information for potential future hemoplasma vaccine design. ..
  29. doi request reprint The innate antiviral immune system of the cat: molecular tools for the measurement of its state of activation
    Céline Robert-Tissot
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstr 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 143:269-81. 2011
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Clinical and molecular investigation of a canine distemper outbreak and vector-borne infections in a group of rescue dogs imported from Hungary to Switzerland
    Barbara Willi
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Vet Res 11:154. 2015
    ..The dogs were monitored for six months...
  31. doi request reprint No benefit of therapeutic vaccination in clinically healthy cats persistently infected with feline leukemia virus
    A Katrin Helfer-Hungerbuehler
    Clinical Laboratory and Center for Clinical Studies, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland Electronic address
    Vaccine 33:1578-85. 2015
    ..Thus, we cannot recommend vaccinating persistently FeLV-infected cats as a means of improving their FeLV status, quality of life or life expectancy. We suggest testing of all cats for FeLV infection prior to FeLV vaccination. ..
  32. doi request reprint Serum cobalamin, urine methylmalonic acid, and plasma total homocysteine concentrations in Border Collies and dogs of other breeds
    Sabina Lutz
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Am J Vet Res 73:1194-9. 2012
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Clinical, laboratory and pathological findings in dogs experimentally infected with Angiostrongylus vasorum
    Manuela Schnyder
    Institute of Parasitology, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 266a, 8057, Zurich, Switzerland
    Parasitol Res 107:1471-80. 2010
    ..Infections starting from 50 L3 of A. vasorum had a massive impact on lung tissues and therefore on the health of affected dogs, particularly after prepatency, although only mild haematological abnormalities were evident...
  34. doi request reprint Molecular characterization and virus neutralization patterns of severe, non-epizootic forms of feline calicivirus infections resembling virulent systemic disease in cats in Switzerland and in Liechtenstein
    Barbara Willi
    Clinical Laboratory, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland Electronic address
    Vet Microbiol 182:202-12. 2016
    ..In conclusion, clinicians should be aware of severe, non-epizootic forms of FCV infections with initial clinical presentations similar to VSD. ..
  35. doi request reprint Transdermal application of methimazole in hyperthyroid cats: a long-term follow-up study
    Felicitas S Boretti
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    J Feline Med Surg 16:453-9. 2014
    ..Higher doses can be expected after prolonged treatment and, despite the convenience of transdermal application, owner compliance should be assessed regularly. ..
  36. doi request reprint Serum protein concentrations from clinically healthy horses determined by agarose gel electrophoresis
    Barbara Riond
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Clin Pathol 38:73-7. 2009
    ..Reference values for horses using agarose gel as a support medium have not been reported...
  37. doi request reprint Multiple myeloma in a dog with multiple concurrent infectious diseases and persistent polyclonal gammopathy
    Caroline Geigy
    Division of Radiation Oncology, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Clin Pathol 42:47-54. 2013
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Vaccination against the feline leukaemia virus: outcome and response categories and long-term follow-up
    Regina Hofmann-Lehmann
    Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstr 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vaccine 25:5531-9. 2007
    ..Persistence of plasma viral RNA was moderately associated with reactivation of FeLV infection. In conclusion, sensitive molecular assays are important tools for reviewing pathogenesis of FeLV infection...
  39. doi request reprint Evaluation of a continuous glucose monitoring system compared with an in-house standard laboratory assay and a handheld point-of-care glucometer in critically ill neonatal foals
    Sophie A Hug
    Equine Department, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Emerg Crit Care (San Antonio) 23:408-15. 2013
    ..To evaluate the applicability and accuracy of a continuous glucose monitoring system (CGMS) in critically ill foals by comparing the performance of the CGMS, a point-of-care (POC) glucometer, and an in-house standard laboratory assay (SLA)...