M E Davis

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Affiliation: The Ohio State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effects of selection for blood serum IGF-I concentration on reproductive performance of female Angus beef cattle
    X Zhang
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210 1095, USA
    J Anim Sci 91:4104-15. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Genetic parameter estimates for serum insulin-like growth factor-I concentration and ultrasound measurements of backfat thickness and longissimus muscle area in Angus beef cattle
    M E Davis
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210 1095, USA
    J Anim Sci 81:2164-70. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Genetic parameter estimates for serum insulin-like growth factor I concentrations, and body weight and weight gains in Angus beef cattle divergently selected for serum insulin-like growth factor I concentration
    M E Davis
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210 1095, USA
    J Anim Sci 84:2299-308. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Genetic parameter estimates for serum insulin-like growth factor-I concentration and carcass traits in Angus beef cattle
    M E Davis
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210 1095, USA
    J Anim Sci 78:2305-13. 2000
  5. doi request reprint Estimates of inbreeding depression for serum insulin-like growth factor I concentrations, body weights, and body weight gains in Angus beef cattle divergently selected for serum insulin-like growth factor I concentration
    M E Davis
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210 1095, USA
    J Anim Sci 88:552-61. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of a genetic marker with blood serum insulin-like growth factor-I concentration and growth traits in Angus cattle
    W Ge
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210-1095, USA
    J Anim Sci 79:1757-62. 2001
  7. doi request reprint Response to divergent selection for insulin-like growth factor-I concentration and correlated responses in growth traits in Angus cattle
    W Huang
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210
    J Anim Sci 89:3924-34. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Analysis of female reproductive traits in Angus beef cattle divergently selected for blood serum insulin-like growth factor I concentration
    A Yilmaz
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, 221 Plumb Hall, 2027 Coffey Road, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Theriogenology 65:1180-90. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Estimation of (co)variance components for reproductive traits in Angus beef cattle divergently selected for blood serum IGF-I concentration
    A Yilmaz
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210 1095, USA
    J Anim Sci 82:2285-92. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Association of single nucleotide polymorphisms in the growth hormone and growth hormone receptor genes with blood serum insulin-like growth factor I concentration and growth traits in Angus cattle
    W Ge
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210 1095, USA
    J Anim Sci 81:641-8. 2003

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  1. doi request reprint Effects of selection for blood serum IGF-I concentration on reproductive performance of female Angus beef cattle
    X Zhang
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210 1095, USA
    J Anim Sci 91:4104-15. 2013
    ..11 ± 0.06, r = 0.32, P < 0.001) and calving rate (heritability = 0.13 ± 0.06, r = 0.43, P < 0.001) and decreased age at first calving in heifers (heritability = 0.35 ± 0.20, r = -0.40, P < 0.001)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Genetic parameter estimates for serum insulin-like growth factor-I concentration and ultrasound measurements of backfat thickness and longissimus muscle area in Angus beef cattle
    M E Davis
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210 1095, USA
    J Anim Sci 81:2164-70. 2003
    ..Results of this study do not indicate strong associations of serum IGF-I concentration with fat thickness or muscling of bulls and heifers during the postweaning feedlot period...
  3. ncbi request reprint Genetic parameter estimates for serum insulin-like growth factor I concentrations, and body weight and weight gains in Angus beef cattle divergently selected for serum insulin-like growth factor I concentration
    M E Davis
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210 1095, USA
    J Anim Sci 84:2299-308. 2006
    ..g., efficiency of feed use for growth) in beef cattle, it should be possible to rapidly change IGF-I concentrations via selection without significantly altering live weight or rate of gain...
  4. ncbi request reprint Genetic parameter estimates for serum insulin-like growth factor-I concentration and carcass traits in Angus beef cattle
    M E Davis
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210 1095, USA
    J Anim Sci 78:2305-13. 2000
    ..Serum IGF-I concentration may be a useful selection criterion when efforts are directed toward improvement of marbling scores and quality grades of beef cattle...
  5. doi request reprint Estimates of inbreeding depression for serum insulin-like growth factor I concentrations, body weights, and body weight gains in Angus beef cattle divergently selected for serum insulin-like growth factor I concentration
    M E Davis
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210 1095, USA
    J Anim Sci 88:552-61. 2010
    ..Results indicate that reductions in serum IGF-I concentration due to inbreeding may contribute to the decline in BW and BW gains that is typically associated with increases in inbreeding within populations...
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of a genetic marker with blood serum insulin-like growth factor-I concentration and growth traits in Angus cattle
    W Ge
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210-1095, USA
    J Anim Sci 79:1757-62. 2001
    ..The associated effects of the marker need to be verified in other cattle populations...
  7. doi request reprint Response to divergent selection for insulin-like growth factor-I concentration and correlated responses in growth traits in Angus cattle
    W Huang
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210
    J Anim Sci 89:3924-34. 2011
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  8. ncbi request reprint Analysis of female reproductive traits in Angus beef cattle divergently selected for blood serum insulin-like growth factor I concentration
    A Yilmaz
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, 221 Plumb Hall, 2027 Coffey Road, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Theriogenology 65:1180-90. 2006
    ..22 (P=0.12), -0.35 (P=0.01), and -0.34 (P=0.01), respectively. The observed relationships between female reproductive traits and IGF-I concentration in Angus beef cattle suggest complex and multiple roles for IGF-I in reproduction...
  9. ncbi request reprint Estimation of (co)variance components for reproductive traits in Angus beef cattle divergently selected for blood serum IGF-I concentration
    A Yilmaz
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210 1095, USA
    J Anim Sci 82:2285-92. 2004
    ..23. These results suggest that selection for increased serum IGF-I concentration should result in increased scrotal circumference, percent motile sperm cells, and calving rate...
  10. ncbi request reprint Association of single nucleotide polymorphisms in the growth hormone and growth hormone receptor genes with blood serum insulin-like growth factor I concentration and growth traits in Angus cattle
    W Ge
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210 1095, USA
    J Anim Sci 81:641-8. 2003
    ..The associated effects of the markers need to be verified in other populations...
  11. ncbi request reprint Associations of polymorphisms in the Pit-1 gene with growth and carcass traits in Angus beef cattle
    Q Zhao
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Anim Sci 82:2229-33. 2004
    ..No significant associations were observed between these polymorphisms and growth and carcass traits...
  12. ncbi request reprint Examination of the relationship between the estrogen receptor gene and reproductive traits in swine
    B J Isler
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
    J Anim Sci 80:2334-9. 2002
    ..The ESR gene is positively associated with several previously uninvestigated reproductive traits...
  13. ncbi request reprint Polymorphism in exon 10 of the bovine GHR gene detected by PCR-DGGE
    W Ge
    Department of Animal Sciences, Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
    Anim Genet 30:167-8. 1999
  14. doi request reprint Differential Expression of Cell Cycle Regulators During Hyperplastic and Hypertrophic Growth of Broiler Subcutaneous Adipose Tissue
    J Zhang
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, 43210, USA
    Lipids 50:965-76. 2015
    ..This study provides further understanding about broiler fat tissue development which is imperative for effective control of fat deposition. ..
  15. doi request reprint Comparative analysis of fatty acid-binding protein 4 promoters: conservation of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor binding sites
    J Shin
    Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
    J Anim Sci 87:3923-34. 2009
    ..This helps to further characterize and decipher important cis-acting elements that are important for adipocyte development in adipose and muscle tissue...
  16. doi request reprint Differential expression of cyclin G2, cyclin-dependent kinase inhibitor 2C and peripheral myelin protein 22 genes during adipogenesis
    J Zhang
    1 Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Animal 8:800-9. 2014
    ..By regulating the expression of these genes, we may be able to control FC number, and, thus, reduce excessive fat tissue in animals and humans. ..
  17. ncbi request reprint Two SSCP alleles detected in the 5'-flanking region of bovine IGF1 gene
    W Ge
    Department of Animal Sciences, Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
    Anim Genet 28:155-6. 1997
  18. ncbi request reprint Dietary supplementation with phosphorylated mannans improves growth response and modulates immune function of weanling pigs
    M E Davis
    Department of Animal Science, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville 72701, USA
    J Anim Sci 82:1882-91. 2004
    ..Supplementation of mannans in the diets of weanling pigs improved gain and efficiency, and intermittently affected selected components of the young pigs' immune function both systemically and enterically...
  19. ncbi request reprint Interactive effect of ractopamine and dietary fat source on quality characteristics of fresh pork bellies
    J K Apple
    Department of Animal Science, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville 72701, USA
    J Anim Sci 85:2682-90. 2007
    ..Interestingly, including RAC in swine finishing diets exacerbated the effect of feeding SBO on pork fat polyunsaturation...
  20. ncbi request reprint Effect of dietary mannan oligosaccharides and(or) pharmacological additions of copper sulfate on growth performance and immunocompetence of weanling and growing/finishing pigs
    M E Davis
    Department of Animal Science, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville 72701, USA
    J Anim Sci 80:2887-94. 2002
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Effect of weaning age and commingling after the nursery phase of pigs in a wean-to-finish facility on growth, and humoral and behavioral indicators of well-being
    M E Davis
    Department of Animal Science, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, 72701, USA
    J Anim Sci 84:743-56. 2006
    ..Management strategies should be further explored to optimize these benefits without the detrimental effects on health observed during the nursery period in this study...
  22. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of serum insulin-like growth factor binding proteins (IGFBP) in Angus cattle divergently selected for serum IGF-I concentration
    M Pagan
    Department of Animal Science, Michigan State University, 1205 Anthony Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Domest Anim Endocrinol 25:345-58. 2003
    ..Furthermore, circulating IGFBP-2 appears to be higher in heifers than in bulls, and also appears to be negatively correlated with body weights...
  23. ncbi request reprint Effect of phosphorylated mannans and pharmacological additions of zinc oxide on growth and immunocompetence of weanling pigs
    M E Davis
    Department of Animal Science, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville 72701, USA
    J Anim Sci 82:581-7. 2004
    ..05). Although the magnitude of response to MAN was not equivalent to that of pharmacological concentrations of Zn, MAN mayimprove growth response when pharmacological Zn levels are restricted...
  24. ncbi request reprint Influence of fish oil supplementation on growth and immune system characteristics of cattle
    T J Wistuba
    Department of Animal Science, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, 72701, USA
    J Anim Sci 83:1097-101. 2005
    ..Fish oil supplementation during the grazing phase modulated the immune system; however, the decreased growth performance associated with fish oil in both trials may limit its practical use as an immune stimulant...
  25. ncbi request reprint The influence of different management systems and age on intestinal morphology, immune cell numbers and mucin production from goblet cells in post-weaning pigs
    D C Brown
    Division of Agriculture, Department of Animal Science, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR 72701, USA
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 111:187-98. 2006
    ..However, there were interactive effects of age/time post-weaning and management system on the immune cells as well as on the mucin secreting goblet cells. There were no differences in gut morphology between SEW and CONV reared pigs...
  26. ncbi request reprint Effect of aluminum chloride and dietary phytase on relative ammonia losses from swine manure
    D R Smith
    USDA, ARS, National Soil Erosion Research Laboratory, West Lafayette, IN 47906, USA
    J Anim Sci 82:605-11. 2004
    ..001). Dietary manipulation with phytase and application of AlCl3 to manure are promising management practices for the reduction of NH3 from swine facilities...
  27. ncbi request reprint Induction of endothelial NO synthase by hydrogen peroxide via a Ca(2+)/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II/janus kinase 2-dependent pathway
    H Cai
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 21:1571-6. 2001
    ..In conclusion, these data provide the first evidence that CaM kinase II plays a critical role in endothelial redox signaling. Regulation of eNOS via this pathway may represent an important vascular adaptation to oxidant stress...
  28. ncbi request reprint Shear stress regulates endothelial nitric oxide synthase expression through c-Src by divergent signaling pathways
    M E Davis
    Division of Cardiology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Circ Res 89:1073-80. 2001
    ..Thus, c-Src plays a central role in modulation of eNOS expression in response to shear stress via divergent pathways involving a short-term increase in eNOS transcription and a longer-term stabilization of eNOS mRNA...
  29. doi request reprint Effect of a Bacillus-based direct-fed microbial feed supplement on growth performance and pen cleaning characteristics of growing-finishing pigs
    M E Davis
    Agtech Products Inc, W227N552 Westmound Drive, Waukesha, WI 53186, USA
    J Anim Sci 86:1459-67. 2008
    ..Furthermore, when evaluated in a commercial swine production facility, the Bacillus-based DFM improved ADG and reduced mortality of pigs during the growing-finishing period...
  30. ncbi request reprint Ontogeny of T lymphocytes and intestinal morphological characteristics in neonatal pigs at different ages in the postnatal period
    D C Brown
    Department of Animal Science, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, 72701, USA
    J Anim Sci 84:567-78. 2006
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Construction of a mouse whole-genome radiation hybrid panel and application to MMU11
    K Schmitt
    Department of Genetics, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge, CB2 3EH, United Kingdom
    Genomics 34:193-7. 1996
    ..Our results suggest that whole-genome radiation hybrid technology will be a useful adjunct to mapping the genomes of nonhuman mammalian species...