C J Finno
Affiliation: University of California
- Evidence of the Primary Afferent Tracts Undergoing Neurodegeneration in Horses With Equine Degenerative Myeloencephalopathy Based on Calretinin Immunohistochemical LocalizationC J Finno
Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN, USA
Vet Pathol 53:77-86. 2016..These findings support the role of sensory axonal degeneration in the pathogenesis of EDM and provide a method to highlight tracts with axonal spheroids to aid in the diagnosis of this neurodegenerative disease. ..
- Risk of false positive genetic associations in complex traits with underlying population structure: a case studyCarrie J Finno
Department of Population Health and Reproduction, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA Electronic address
Vet J 202:543-9. 2014..This study demonstrates the risk of false positive associations when performing GWA studies on complex traits and underlying population structure when using 40-50,000 SNP markers and small sample size...
- A comparative review of vitamin E and associated equine disordersC J Finno
Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN, USA
J Vet Intern Med 26:1251-66. 2012..Particular emphasis is placed on the proteins involved in vitamin E absorption, transport, and metabolism as potential candidates for vitamin E-associated diseases across species...
- Electrophysiological studies in American Quarter horses with neuroaxonal dystrophyCarrie J Finno
Population Health and Reproduction, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Vet Ophthalmol 15:3-7. 2012..HORSES: Six NAD/EDM-affected QHs and six unaffected QHs were evaluated by ophthalmic examination and electroretinography. Five of the NAD/EDM-affected QH and five unaffected QHs were also evaluated by electroencephalography (EEG)...
- Equine degenerative myeloencephalopathy in Lusitano horsesC J Finno
William R Pritchard Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California Davis, CA 95616, USA
J Vet Intern Med 25:1439-46. 2011..Equine degenerative myeloencephalopathy (EDM) is a neurodegenerative disorder that has been previously associated with low vitamin E concentrations...
- Effect of fitness on glucose, insulin and cortisol responses to diets varying in starch and fat content in Thoroughbred horses with recurrent exertional rhabdomyolysisC J Finno
University Of Minnesota Veterinary Medical Center, USA
Equine Vet J 42:323-8. 2010..Recurrent exertional rhabdomyolysis (RER) occurs in fit, nervous Thoroughbreds fed high nonstructural carbohydrate (NSC) diets. Clinical signs are diminished by feeding low NSC, high fat diets; however, the mechanism is unclear...
- Pedigree analysis and exclusion of alpha-tocopherol transfer protein (TTPA) as a candidate gene for neuroaxonal dystrophy in the American Quarter HorseC J Finno
Department of Population Health and Reproduction, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California Davis, Davis, CA, USA
J Vet Intern Med 27:177-85. 2013..To evaluate variants found upon sequencing TTPA in the horse, the mode of inheritance for NAD/EDM had to be established...
- Blood and Cerebrospinal Fluid α-Tocopherol and Selenium Concentrations in Neonatal Foals with Neuroaxonal DystrophyC J Finno
Department of Population Health and Reproduction, University of California Davis, Davis, CA
J Vet Intern Med 29:1667-75. 2015..Equine neuroaxonal dystrophy/equine degenerative myeloencephalopathy (NAD/EDM) is a neurodegenerative disorder affecting genetically predisposed foals maintained on α-tocopherol (α-TP)-deficient diet...
- Applied equine geneticsC J Finno
Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, St Paul, USA
Equine Vet J 46:538-44. 2014....
- Endogenous transplacental transmission of Neospora hughesi in naturally infected horsesN Pusterla
Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, One Shields Avenue, Davis, California 95616, USA
J Parasitol 97:281-5. 2011..hughesi. Only 1 placenta collected in 2007 from the mare with the 2 congenitally infected foals tested PCR positive for N. hughesi. In conclusion, N. hughesi persisted in this population via endogenous transplacental infection...