January - December 2005

Canfield, P.R., Taylor, R.M., Teaching and Learning at the Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Journal of Veterinary Medical Education 32,349-358

Cavanagh J., Tammen I., Hayden MJ., Gill CA.,Nicholas FW., Raadsma HW, Characterisation of the bovine Aggrecian (AGCI) gene: genomic structure and physical and linkage mapping, Animal Genetics,36,5,452-454

Ellis, R, Marcus, G., Taylor, R.M. Learning through inquiry: student difficulties with online course based material, Journal of Computer assisted learning, 21,239-252

Fan B., Chen Y., Moran C., Zhao SH., Lui SH., Yu M., Zhu MJ., Xiong TA., Li K, Individual breed assignments in swine populations using microsatellite markers, Asian Australian Journal of Animal Science, 18, 1529-1534

Fan B., Gongora J., Chen Y., Garkavenko O., Li K., Moran C,, Population genetic variability and origin of Auckland Island feral pigs Journal of Royal Society of New Zealand, 35, 279-285

Gillan, L, Evans, G, Maxwell WMC, Flow cytometric evaluation of sperm parameters in relation to fertility potential, Theriogenology, 63, 445-457

Gongora, J., Moran C, Nuclear and mitochondrial evolutionary analysis of Collared, White-lipped & Chacoan peccaries (Tayassuidae), Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution , 34, 181-189

Isberg SR., Thompson PC., James JW., Nicholas FW., Barker SG., Moran C Quantitative analysis of production traits in saltwater crocodiles (Crocodylus porosus) I. Reproduction traits, Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics,122, 361-369

Isberg SR., Thompson PC., James JW., Nicholas FW., Barker SG., Moran C Quantitative analysis of production traits in saltwater crocodiles (Crocodylus porosus) II. Age at Slaughter, Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 122, 370 – 377

Isberg, S.R., Thomson, P.C., Nicholas, F.W., Barker, S.G., and Moran, C. Quantitative analysis of production traits in saltwater crocodiles (Crocodylus porosus): III. Juvenile survival. Submitted to Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics.

Isberg, S.R., Thomson, P.C., Nicholas, F.W., Barker, S.G., and Moran, C. Quantitative analysis of production traits in saltwater crocodiles (Crocodylus porosus): IV. Number of scale rows. Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics.

Johnson, LA, Rath, D., Vazquez, JM., Maxwell WMC., Dobrinsky JR Preselection of sex of offspring in swine for production: current status of the process and its application,
Theriogenology, 63, 615-624

Kim TH., Choi BH., Chang, GW., Lee KT., Lee HY., Lee JH., Kim KS., Park CK., Moran C,. Molecular characterization and chromosomal mapping of porcine adipose differentiation related protein (ADRP), Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 122, 240-246

Lee, C., Giles, L.R., Bryden, W.L., Downing, J.A., Collins, D.C. and Wynn, P.C.. The effect of active immunization against adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) on cortisol, beta-endorphin, vocalization and growth in pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 83,2372-2379

Lee J-H., Simond D., Hawthorne WJ., Walters SN., Patel AT., Smith DM., O;Connell PJ, and Moran C . Characterization of the swine major histocompatability complex alleles at eight loci in Westran pigs, Xenotransplantation, 12, 303-307

Malik R., Griffin D., White J., Rozmanec M., Tisdall PLC., Foster SF., Bell K., Nicholas FW . The prevalence of feline blood groups in the Sydney region, Australian veterinary Journal, 83, Issue 1 & 2, 34-44

McGreevy, PD, Costa, F, Della-Torre, PK, Thompson, PC, Nicholas, FW . Listing of inherited disorders in Animals (LIDA) an online relational database, using non-technical descriptions written by veterinary students, Journal of Veterinary Medical Education, 32, 551-554

McGreevy, PD, Righetti, J., Thompson PC The reinforcing value of physical contact and the effect of canine heart rate of grooming in different anatomical areas, Anthrozoos, 18,236-244

McGreevy, PD, Thompson, PC, Pride, C, Fawcett, A, Grassi, T, Jones, B. Overweight and Obese dogs presented to Aust. Veterinary practices: prevalence and risk factors, Veterinary Record,156, 695-702

Miller HC, Belov K., Daugherty C. Characterization of MHC class 11 genes from an ancient reptile linage, Sphenodon (tuatara), Immunogenetics, 57, 883-891

Moran C. . Westran Highly inbred pigs for transplantation research, Aust. Journal of Experimental Agriculture, 45, 793 - 800

Moran, C. and James, J.W.. Linkage Mapping Chapter 1, pp1-22 in Mammalian Genomics, A. Ruvinsky and J. M. Graves (eds), CAB International, Wallingford, UK.

Morton KM., Catt SL., Maxwell WMC., Evans G . Effects of hormone stimulation , lamb age and response to hormone stimulation on the yield and in vitro developmental competence of prepubatal lamb oocytes, Reproduction fertility Development, 17, 593 - 601

Morton KM., Catt SL., Maxwell WMC., Evans G. An efficient method of ovarian stimulation and invitro embryo production from prepubatal lambs, Reproduction fertility Development, 17, 701-706

Morton KM., Catt SL., Maxwell WMC., Evans G. In vitro and in vivo developmental capabilities & kinetics of in vitro development of in vitro matured oocytes from adult, unstimulated hormone -stimulated ewes, Theriogenology, 64, 1320-1332

Morton KM., deGraff SP.[-, Campbell A., Tompkins LM., Maxwell WMC., Evans G. Repeat Ovum Pick-up and in vitro Embryo Production from Adult Ewes with and without FSH treatment, Reproduction Domestic Animals, 440, 422-428

Morton KM.,Catt SL., Hollinshead FK., Maxwell WMC., Evans G. The effect of gamete co-incubation time during in vitro fertilisation with frozen - thawed unsorted and sex-sorted ram spermatozoa on the development of in vitro matured adult & pre pubertal ewe oocytes, Theriogenology, 64, 363-377

Nicholas FW. Animal breeding and Disease, Philosophical Transitions of the Royal Soc. Biological Science, 360, 1529-1536

Nicholas FW. Breeding by numbers: an ancient endeavour that still resonates in the exciting era of functional genomics, Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture, 45, issue 7& 8, 735-737

Nicholas FW. Integrated and comparative maps in livestock genomics, Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture, 45, 1017-1020

O'Brien, JK., Stojanov, T, Heffernan, SJ, Hollinshead FK, Vogelnest L, Maxwell WMC, Evans G Flow cytometric sorting of non-human primate sperm nuclei, Theriogenology, 63, 246-259

O'Brien, JK., Stojanov, T,Crichton EG., Evans KM., Leigh D., Maxwell WMC., Evans G., Loskutoff NM, Flow Cytometric Sorting of Fresh and Frozen-Thawed Spermatozoa in the Western Lowland Gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla), American Journal of Primatology, 66, 297-315

O'Connell PJ., Hawthorne WJ., Simond D., Chapman J., Chen Y., Patel AT., WaltersSN., R., Moran C., Allen Burgess J., Westin L., Stokes R Genetic and Functional evaluation of the level of inbreeding of the Westran pig; a herd with potential for use in xenotransplantation, Xenotransplantation, 12, 308-315

Peel, AJ., Vogelnest L., Finnigan M., Grossfeldt, L., O'Brien JK . Non-Invasive Fecal Hormone Analysis & Behavioral Observations for Monitoring Stress Responses in Captive Western Lowland Gorillas, Zoo Biology, 24, 431-445
Piper E., Chen Y., Moran C (2005) Assignment of suppressor of Cytokine Signalling-2 (SOCS2) to Porcine Chromosome 5 with radiation Hybrids, Cytogenetic and Genome research – 111, 96B

Reddacliff LA., Beh K., McGregor H., Whittington R. A preliminary study of possible genetic influences on the susceptability of sheep to Johne's disease, Australian veterinary Journal, 83, 435-441

Raadsma HW., Tammen I . Biotechnologies and their potential impact on Animal Breeding and Production : A Review, Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture, 45, 1021-1032