2008 Publications

Abbasi, R. U., X. Zhang and A. Zech et al. (2008). "First observation of the Greisen-Zatsepin-Kuzmin suppression." Phys Rev Lett 100(10): 101101.

Bathgate, R., W. M. C. Maxwell and G. Evans et al. (2008). "Field fertility of frozen-thawed boar sperm at low doses using non-surgical, deep uterine insemination." Animal Reproduction Science 103(3-4): 323-335.

Bathgate, R., G. Evans and W. M. C. Maxwell et al. (2008). "Early pregnancy loss in sows after low dose, deep uterine artificial insemination with sex-sorted, frozen-thawed sperm." Animal Reproduction Science 104(2-4): 440-444.

Batt, L., M. Batt, J. Baguley and P. McGreevy (2008). "The effects of structured sessions for juvenile training and socialization on guide dog success and puppy-raiser participation." Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research 3(5): 199-206.

Batt, L., M. Batt, J. Baguley and P. McGreevy (2008). "Stability of motor lateralisation in maturing dogs." Laterality 13(5): 468-479.

Batt, L. S., M. S. Batt, J. A. Baguley and P. D. McGreevy (2008). "Factors associated with success in guide dog training." Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research 3(4): 143-151.

Bauer, A. M., T. R. Jackman, R. A. Sadlier, G. Shea and A. H. Whitaker (2008). "A new small-bodied species of Bavayia (Reptila: Squamata: Diplodactylidae) from southeastern New Caledonia." Pacific Science 62(2): 247-256.

Begg, D. J. and R. J. Whittington (2008). "Experimental animal infection models for Johne's disease, an infectious enteropathy caused by Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis." Veterinary Journal 176(2): 129-145.

Begg, J. D. C., I. T. Burke, J. M. Charnock and K. Morris (2008). "Technetium reduction and reoxidation behaviour in Dounreay soils." Radiochimica Acta 96(9-11): 631-636.

Bramley, E., I. J. Lean, W. J. Fulkerson, M. A. Stevenson, A. R. Rabiee and N. D. Costa (2008). "The definition of acidosis in dairy herds predominantly fed on pasture and concentrates." J Dairy Sci 91(1): 308-21.

Bush, R. D., J. K. House, B. Hamilton and P. C. Wynn (2008). "A training program to improve milk production in the developing Chinese dairy industry." Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture 48(7): 746-751.

Bush, R. D., P. A. Windsor, J. A. Toribio and S. R. Webster (2008). "Financial modelling of the potential cost of ovine Johne's disease and the benefit of vaccinating sheep flocks in southern New South Wales." Aust Vet J 86(10): 398-403.

Cho, J. L., M. Allanson, D. Domanski, S. J. Arun and V. E. Reeve (2008). "Estrogen receptor-beta signaling protects epidermal cytokine expression and immune function from UVB-induced impairment in mice." Photochemical & Photobiological Sciences 7(1): 120-125.

Clegg, H. A., P. Buckley, M. A. Friend and P. D. McGreevy (2008). "The ethological and physiological characteristics of cribbing and weaving horses." Applied Animal Behaviour Science 109(1): 68-76.

Clulow, J. R., H. Buss, H. Sieme, J. A. Rodger, A. J. Cawdell-Smith, G. Evans, D. Rath, L. H. A. Morris and W. M. C. Maxwell (2008). "Field fertility of sex-sorted and non-sorted frozen-thawed stallion spermatozoa." Animal Reproduction Science 108(3-4): 287-297.

Clulow, J. R., L. J. Mansfield, L. H. A. Morris, G. Evans and W. M. C. Maxwell (2008). "A comparison between freezing methods for the cryopreservation of stallion spermatozoa." Animal Reproduction Science 108(3-4): 298-308.

Cogger, N., D. L. Evans, D. R. Hodgson, S. W. Reid and N. Perkins (2008). "Incidence rate of musculoskeletal injuries and determinants of time to recovery in young Australian Thoroughbred racehorses." Aust Vet J 86(12): 473-80.

Cogger, N., N. Perkins, D. R. Hodgson, S. W. Reid and D. L. Evans (2008). "Profiling training preparation in young Australian Thoroughbred racehorses." Aust Vet J 86(11): 419-24.

Couper, P. J., R. A. Sadlier, G. M. Shea and J. W. Wilmer (2008). "A reassessment of Saltuarius swaini (Lacertilia: Diplodactylidae) in southeastern Queensland and New South Wales: Two new taxa, phylogeny, biogeography and conservation." Records of the Australian Museum 60(1): 87-118.

Cowieson, A. J., V. Ravindran and P. H. Selle (2008). "Influence of dietary phytic acid and source of microbial phytase on ileal endogenous amino acid flows in broiler chickens." Poult Sci 87(11): 2287-99.

Cowled, B. D., S. J. Lapidge, M. L. Smith and L. D. Staples (2008). "Vaccination of feral pigs (Sus scrofa) using iophenoxic acid as a simulated vaccine." Aust Vet J 86(1-2): 50-5.

Crockford, M., J. B. Jones, K. McColl and R. J. Whittington (2008). "Comparison of three molecular methods for the detection of Pilchard herpesvirus in archived paraffin-embedded tissue and frozen tissue." Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 82(1): 37-44.

Daly, K. A., M. R. Digby, C. Lefevre, K. R. Nicholas, E. M. Deane and P. Williamson (2008). "Identification, characterization and expression of cathelicidin in the pouch young of tammar wallaby (Macropus eugenii)." Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - B Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 149(3): 524-533.

Daly, K. A., C. Lefevre, K. Nicholas, E. Deane and P. Williamson (2008). "CD14 and TLR4 are expressed early in tammar (Macropus eugenii) neonate development." Journal of Experimental Biology 211(8): 1344-1351.

Daly, K. A., C. Lefevre, K. Nicholas, E. Deane and P. Williamson (2008). "Characterization and expression of Peroxiredoxin 1 in the neonatal tammar wallaby (Macropus eugenii)." Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - B Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 149(1): 108-119.

Dart, A. (2008). "Epidemiology of the acute abdominal crisis: Will it challenge current knowledge?" Veterinary Journal 175(2): 151-152.

Davis, K. L., W. J. Fulkerson, S. C. Garcia, D. Dickeson and I. M. Barchia (2008). "Premilking teat preparation for Australian pasture-based cows milked by an automated milking system." J Dairy Sci 91(7): 2604-9.

de Graaf, S. P., T. Leahy, J. Marti, G. Evans and W. M. C. Maxwell (2008). "Application of seminal plasma in sex-sorting and sperm cryopreservation." Theriogenology 70(8): 1360-1363.

Degaris, P. J., I. J. Lean, A. R. Rabiee and C. Heuer (2008). "Effects of increasing days of exposure to prepartum transition diets on milk production and milk composition in dairy cows." Aust Vet J 86(9): 341-51.

Dhungyel, O. P., D. R. Lehmann and R. J. Whittington (2008). "Pilot trials in Australia on eradication of footrot by flock specific vaccination." Veterinary Microbiology 132(3-4): 364-371.

Downing, J. A. and W. L. Bryden (2008). "Determination of corticosterone concentrations in egg albumen: a non-invasive indicator of stress in laying hens." Physiol Behav 95(3): 381-7.

Duffield, T. F., A. R. Rabiee and I. J. Lean (2008). "A meta-analysis of the impact of monensin in lactating dairy cattle. Part 1. Metabolic effects." J Dairy Sci 91(4): 1334-46.

Duffield, T. F., A. R. Rabiee and I. J. Lean (2008). "A meta-analysis of the impact of monensin in lactating dairy cattle. Part 2. Production effects." J Dairy Sci 91(4): 1347-60.

Duffield, T. F., A. R. Rabiee and I. J. Lean (2008). "A meta-analysis of the impact of monensin in lactating dairy cattle. Part 3. Health and reproduction." J Dairy Sci 91(6): 2328-41.

Dwan, K., D. G. Altman, J. A. Arnaiz, J. Bloom, A. W. Chan, E. Cronin, E. Decullier, P. J. Easterbrook, E. Von Elm, C. Gamble, D. Ghersi, J. P. A. Ioannidis, J. Simes and P. R. Williamson (2008). "Systematic review of the empirical evidence of study publication bias and outcome reporting bias." PLoS ONE 3(8).

Fraser, D. R., D. D. McGregor and Y. T. Grohn (2008). "Career paths of alumni of the Cornell Leadership Program for Veterinary Students." Veterinary Record 163(25): 750-756.

Freire, R., H. A. Clegg, P. Buckley, M. A. Friend and P. D. McGreevy (2008). "Behavioural and physiological effects of virginiamycin in the diets of horses with stereotypies." Veterinary Record 163(14): 413-417.

Frugier, T., N. L. Mitchell, I. Tammen, P. J. Houweling, D. G. Arthur, G. W. Kay, O. P. van Diggelen, R. D. Jolly and D. N. Palmer (2008). "A new large animal model of CLN5 neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis in Borderdale sheep is caused by a nucleotide substitution at a consensus splice site (c.571+1G>A) leading to excision of exon 3." Neurobiol Dis 29(2): 306-15.

Fulkerson, W. J., T. M. Davison, S. C. Garcia, G. Hough, M. E. Goddard, R. Dobos and M. Blockey (2008). "Holstein-Friesian dairy cows under a predominantly grazing system: interaction between genotype and environment." J Dairy Sci 91(2): 826-39.

Fyfe, J. A., C. McCowan, C. R. O'Brien, M. Globan, C. Birch, P. Revill, V. R. D. Barrs, J. Wayne, M. S. Hughes, S. Holloway and R. Malik (2008). "Molecular characterization of a novel fastidious mycobacterium causing lepromatous lesions of the skin, subcutis, cornea, and conjunctiva of cats living in Victoria, Australia." Journal of Clinical Microbiology 46(2): 618-626.

Gillan, L., T. Kroetsch, W. M. Chis Maxwell and G. Evans (2008). "Assessment of in vitro sperm characteristics in relation to fertility in dairy bulls." Animal Reproduction Science 103(3-4): 201-214.

Goff, L. M., L. B. Jeffcott, J. Jasiewicz and C. M. McGowan (2008). "Structural and biomechanical aspects of equine sacroiliac joint function and their relationship to clinical disease." Veterinary Journal 176(3): 281-293.

Gonza¡lez, J. F., A. Herna¡ndez, J. M. Molina, A. Ferna¡ndez, H. W. Raadsma, E. N. T. Meeusen and D. Piedrafita (2008). "Comparative experimental Haemonchus contortus infection of two sheep breeds native to the Canary Islands." Veterinary Parasitology 153(3-4): 374-378.

Goodwin, D., M. Levine and P. D. McGreevy (2008). "Preliminary investigation of morphological differences between ten breeds of horses suggests selection for paedomorphosis." Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science 11(3): 204-212.

Goodwin, D., P. D. McGreevy, C. Heleski, H. Randle and N. Waran (2008). "Equitation science: The application of science in equitation." Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science 11(3): 185-190.

Gottlieb, S., D. I. Wigney, P. A. Martin, J. M. Norris, R. Malik and M. Govendir (2008). "Susceptibility of canine and feline Escherichia coli and canine Staphylococcus intermedius isolates to fluoroquinolones." Australian Veterinary Journal 86(4): 147-152.

Gray, P. L., M. D. Saggese, D. N. Phalen and I. Tizard (2008). "Humoral response to Mycobacterium avium subsp. avium in naturally infected ring-neck doves (Streptopelia risoria)." Vet Immunol Immunopathol 125(3-4): 216-24.

Grossfeld, R., B. Sieg, C. Struckmann, A. Frenzel, W. M. C. Maxwell and D. Rath (2008). "New aspects of boar semen freezing strategies." Theriogenology 70(8): 1225-33.

Guy, A. J., F. S. Schuerch, S. Heffernan, P. C. Thomson, J. K. O'Brien and P. D. McGreevy (2008). "The effect of medroxyprogesterone acetate on behavioural responses of captive female hamadryas baboons (Papio hamadryas)." Animal Reproduction Science 108(3-4): 412-424.

Han, X., R. M. Kennan, J. K. Davies, L. A. Reddacliff, O. P. Dhungyel, R. J. Whittington, L. Turnbull, C. B. Whitchurch and J. I. Rood (2008). "Twitching motility is essential for virulence in Dichelobacter nodosus." Journal of Bacteriology 190(9): 3323- 3335.

Heithoff, D. M., W. R. Shimp, P. W. Lau, G. Badie, E. Y. Enioutina, R. A. Daynes, B. A. Byrne, J. K. House and M. J. Mahan (2008). "Human Salmonella clinical isolates distinct from those of animal origin." Applied and Environmental Microbiology 74(6): 1757-1766.

Higgins, A. and F. W. Nicholas (2008). "The breeding of pedigree dogs: Time for strong leadership." Veterinary Journal 178(2): 157-158.

Khatkar, M. S., F. W. Nicholas, A. R. Collins, K. R. Zenger, J. A. L. Cavanagh, W. Barris, R. D. Schnabel, J. F. Taylor and H. W. Raadsma (2008). "Extent of genome-wide linkage disequilibrium in Australian Holstein-Friesian cattle based on a high-density SNP panel." BMC Genomics 9.

Kluger, E. K., R. Malik, W. J. Ilkin, D. Snow, D. R. Sullivan and M. Govendir (2008). "Serum triglyceride concentration in dogs with epilepsy treated with phenobarbital or with phenobarbital and bromide." Javma-Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 233(8): 1270-1277.

Kopinski, J. S., B. J. Blaney, S. A. Murray and J. A. Downing (2008). "Effect of feeding sorghum ergot (Claviceps africana) to sows during mid-lactation on plasma prolactin and litter performance." J Anim Physiol Anim Nutr (Berl) 92(5): 554-61.

Koudande, O. D., P. C. Thomson, H. Bovenhuis, F. Iraqi, J. P. Gibson and J. A. M. van Arendonk (2008). "Biphasic survival analysis of trypanotolerance QTL in mice." Heredity 100(4): 407-14.

Lee, C. M. Y., S. Gala, G. J. Stewart and P. Williamson (2008). "The proline-rich region of HIV-1 nef affects CXCR4-mediated chemotaxis in Jurkat T cells." Viral Immunology 21(3): 347-354.

Li, C. L. and D. W. Emery (2008). "The cHS4 chromatin insulator reduces gammaretroviral vector silencing by epigenetic modifications of integrated provirus." Gene Ther 15(1): 49-53.

Lomax, S., M. Sheil and P. A. Windsor (2008). "Impact of topical anaesthesia on pain alleviation and wound healing in lambs after mulesing." Aust Vet J 86(5): 159-68; quiz CE1.

Lutzow, Y. C. S., L. Donaldson, C. P. Gray, T. Vuocolo, R. D. Pearson, A. Reverter, K. A. Byrne, P. A. Sheehy, R. Windon and R. L. Tellam (2008). "Identification of immune genes and proteins involved in the response of bovine mammary tissue to Staphylococcus aureus infection." BMC Veterinary Research 4.

Masters, A. M. and P. D. McGreevy (2008). "Dogkeeping practices as reported by readers of an Australian dog enthusiast magazine." Australian Veterinary Journal 86(1-2): 18-25.

McConnel, C. S., L. Shum, B. L. Gleeson and J. K. House (2008). "Serologic cross-reactivity of Australian Moraxella bovis to vaccinal bacterin strains as determined by competitive ELISA." Australian Veterinary Journal 86(4): 124-129.

McGreevy, P., P. Thomson, C. Pride, A. Fawcett, T. Grassi and B. Jones (2008). "Overweight or obese cats presented to Australian veterinary practices: Risk factors and prevalence." Australian Veterinary Practitioner 38(3): 98-107.

McGreevy, P. D. and A. M. Masters (2008). "Risk factors for separation-related distress and feed-related aggression in dogs: Additional findings from a survey of Australian dog owners." Applied Animal Behaviour Science 109(2-4): 320-328.

Melrose, J., S. M. Smith, C. B. Little, R. J. Moore, B. Vernon-Roberts and R. D. Fraser (2008). "Recent advances in annular pathobiology provide insights into rim-lesion mediated intervertebral disc degeneration and potential new approaches to annular repair strategies." European Spine Journal 17(9): 1131-1148.

Mohler, V. L., D. M. Heithoff, M. J. Mahan, K. H. Walker, M. A. Hornitzky, L. W. C. Shum, K. J. Makin and J. K. House (2008). "Cross-protective immunity conferred by a DNA adenine methylase deficient Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium vaccine in calves challenged with Salmonella serovar Newport." Vaccine 26(14): 1751-1758.

Moloney, B. J. and R. J. Whittington (2008). "Cross species transmission of ovine Johne's disease from sheep to cattle: an estimate of prevalence in exposed susceptible cattle." Aust Vet J 86(4): 117-23.

Morris, K., F. R. Livens, J. M. Charnock, I. T. Burke, J. M. McBeth, J. D. C. Begg, C. Boothman and J. R. Lloyd (2008). "An X-ray absorption study of the fate of technetium in reduced and reoxidised sediments and mineral phases." Applied Geochemistry 23(4): 603-617.

Morton, K. M., W. M. C. Maxwell and G. Evans (2008). "Effect of aspiration pressure during oocyte harvesting on oocyte recovery and in vitro development of ovine oocytes." Reproduction in Domestic Animals 43(1): 106-110.

Morton, K. M., M. Rückholdt, G. Evans and W. M. C. Maxwell (2008). "Quantification of the DNA difference, and separation of X- and Y-bearing sperm in alpacas (Vicugna pacos)." Reproduction in Domestic Animals 43(5): 638-642.

Nieuwhof, G. J., S. C. Bishop, W. G. Hill and H. W. Raadsma (2008). "The effect of footrot on weight gain in sheep." Animal 2(10): 1427-1436.

Pedernera, M., S. C. Garcia, A. Horagadoga, I. Barchia and W. J. Fulkerson (2008). "Energy balance and reproduction on dairy cows fed to achieve low or high milk production on a pasture-based system." J Dairy Sci 91(10): 3896-907.

Philbey, A. W., P. D. Kirkland, A. D. Ross, H. E. Field, M. Srivastava, R. J. Davis and R. J. Love (2008). "Infection with Menangle virus in flying foxes (Pteropus spp.) in Australia." Aust Vet J 86(11): 449-54.

Piedrafita, D., E. Estuningsih, T. W. Spithill, J. Pleasance, S. Widjajanti, Suharyanta, S. Partoutomo, N. Kingsford, D. Hansen, D. Clery, R. Prowse, E. N. T. Meeusen and H. W. Raadsma (2008). "Immunology and assessment of resistance to fasciolosis in small ruminants." Overcoming liver fluke as a constraint to ruminant production in South-East Asia: 111-126.

Raadsma, H. W., K. J. Fullard, N. M. Kingsford, E. T. Margawati, E. Estuningsih, S. Widjayanti, Subandriyo, N. Clairoux, T. W. Spithill and D. Piedrafita (2008). "Ovine disease resistance: Integrating comparative and functional Genomics approaches in a genome information-poor species." Genomics of Disease: 89-113.

Raadsma, H. W., N. M. Kingsford, Suharyanta, T. W. Spithill and D. Piedrafita (2008). "Host responses during experimental infection with Fasciola gigantica and Fasciola hepatica in Merino sheep. II. Development of a predictive index for Fasciola gigantica worm burden." Veterinary Parasitology 154(3-4): 250-261.

Raadsma, H. W., G. Moser, R. E. Crump, M. S. Khatkar, K. R. Zenger, J. A. L. Cavanagh, R. J. Hawken, M. Hobbs, W. Barris, J. Solkner, F. W. Nicholas and B. Tier (2008). Predicting genetic merit for mastitis and fertility in dairy cattle using genome wide selection and high density SNP screens. Developments in Biologicals. 132: 219-223.

Ramanathan, P., I. C. Martin, M. Gardiner-Garden, P. C. Thomson, R. M. Taylor, C. J. Ormandy, C. Moran and P. Williamson (2008). "Transcriptome analysis identifies pathways associated with enhanced maternal performance in QSi5 mice." BMC Genomics 9.
Riley, L. G., P. Williamson, P. C. Wynn and P. A. Sheehy (2008). "Lactoferrin decreases primary bovine mammary epithelial cell viability and casein expression." Journal of Dairy Research 75(2): 135-141.

Riley, L. G., P. C. Wynn, P. Williamson and P. A. Sheehy (2008). "The role of native bovine α-lactalbumin in bovine mammary epithelial cell apoptosis and casein expression." Journal of Dairy Research 75(3): 319-325.

Rowe, A., C. Gondro, D. Emery and N. Sangster (2008). "Genomic analyses of Haemonchus contortus infection in sheep: Abomasal fistulation and two Haemonchus strains do not substantially confound host gene expression in microarrays." Veterinary Parasitology 154(1-2): 71-81.

Rowe, A., K. McMaster, D. Emery and N. Sangster (2008). "Haemonchus contortus infection in sheep: Parasite fecundity correlates with worm size and host lymphocyte counts." Veterinary Parasitology 153(3-4): 285-293.

Rowe, A., K. Yun, D. Emery and N. Sangster (2008). "Haemonchus contortus: Development of a two-step, differential-display PCR to detect differential gene expression in nematodes from immune and nai'ˆve sheep." Experimental Parasitology 119(2): 207-216.

Scrimgeour, K., M. J. Gresham, L. R. Giles, P. C. Thomson, P. C. Wynn and R. E. Newman (2008). "Ghrelin secretion is more closely aligned to energy balance than with feeding behaviour in the grower pig." J Endocrinol 198(1): 135-45.

Shea, G. M. and J. P. Michels (2008). "A replacement name for Sphenomorphus keiensis (Kopstein, 1926) from the southeastern Moluccas, Indonesia (Reptilia: Squamata: Scincidae) with a redescription of the species." Zoologische Mededelingen (Leiden) 82(42-53): 737-747.

Smith, G. S., E. J. Hazebroek, R. Eckstein, H. Berry, W. M. Smith, J. R. Isaacson, G. L. Falk and C. J. Martin (2008). "Evaluation of DualMesh for repair of large hiatus hernia in a porcine model." Surg Endosc 22(7): 1625-31

Smith, M. M., G. Sakurai, S. M. Smith, A. A. Young, J. Melrose, C. M. Stewart, R. C. Appleyard, J. L. Peterson, R. M. Gillies, A. J. Dart, D. H. Sonnabend and C. B. Little (2008). "Modulation of aggrecan and ADAMTS expression in ovine tendinopathy induced by altered strain." Arthritis and Rheumatism 58(4): 1055-1066.

Taylor, D. L., L. Zhong, D. J. Begg, K. de Silva and R. J. Whittington (2008). "Toll-like receptor genes are differentially expressed at the sites of infection during the progression of Johne's disease in outbred sheep." Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology 124(1-2): 132-151.

Tomkins, L. M. and P. D. McGreevy "Hair whorls in the dog (Canis
familiaris). I. Distribution." Anatomical Record 293(2): 338-350.

Tricarico, J. M. and C. A. Moran (2008). The role of MOS source and structure on antibiotic resistance of pathogenic bacteria.
Tripovich, J. S., I. Charrier, T. L. Rogers, R. Canfield and J. P. Y. Arnould (2008). "Acoustic features involved in the neighbour-stranger vocal recognition process in male Australian fur seals." Behav Processes 79(1): 74-80.

Twomey, D. F., A. M. Barlow and S. Hemsley (2008). "Immunophenotyping of lymphosarcoma in South American camelids on six British premises." Vet J 175(1): 133-5.

Vidal, G. H., F. M. Valdez, J. K. Garza, R. R. Romero, J. A. S. Mele'ndez, L. E. R. Tovar, R. A. Rami'rez, V. R. Valde's, E. Davies and L. B. Jeffcott (2008). "Localization of cathepsin B enzymatic activity in equine articular cartilage, skin fibroblasts and phenotypically modulated and dyschondroplastic chondrocytes." Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances 7(4): 493-501.

Warren, W. C., E. R. Mardis and R. K. Wilson et al. (2008). "Genome analysis of the platypus reveals unique signatures of evolution." Nature 453(7192): 175-183.

Warren-Smith, A. K. and P. D. McGreevy (2008). "Equestrian coaches' understanding and application of learning theory in horse training." Anthrozoos 21(2): 153-162.

Warren-Smith, A. K. and P. D. McGreevy (2008). "Preliminary investigations into the ethological relevance of round-pen (round-yard) training of horses." Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science 11(3): 285-298.

White, J. D., J. M. Norris, K. L. Bosward, R. Fleay, C. Lauer and R. Malik (2008). "Persistent haematuria and proteinuria due to glomerular disease in related Abyssinian cats." Journal of Feline Medicine & Surgery 10(3): 219-229.

Whittington, C. M., A. T. Papenfuss, P. Bansal, A. M. Torres, E. S. W. Wong, J. E. Deakin, T. Graves, A. Alsop, K. Schatzkamer, C. Kremitzki, C. P. Ponting, P. Temple-Smith, W. C. Warren, P. W. Kuchel and K. Belov (2008). "Defensins and the convergent evolution of platypus and reptile venom genes." Genome Research 18(6): 986-994.

Whittington, C. M., A. T. Papenfuss, P. W. Kuchel and K. Belov (2008). "Expression patterns of platypus defensin and related venom genes across a range of tissue types reveal the possibility of broader functions for OvDLPs than previously suspected." Toxicon 52(4): 559-565.

Whittington, R. J., M. Crockford, D. Jordan and B. Jones (2008). "Herpesvirus that caused epizootic mortality in 1995 and 1998 in pilchard, Sardinops sagax neopilchardus (Steindachner), in Australia is now endemic." Journal of Fish Diseases 31(2): 97-105.

Williams, A. R., L. J. E. Karlsson, D. G. Palmer, I. H. Williams, P. E. Vercoe, J. C. Greeff and D. L. Emery (2008). "Increased levels of cysteinyl leukotrienes and prostaglandin E2 in gastrointestinal tract mucus are associated with decreased faecal dry matter in Merino rams during nematode infection." Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture 48(7): 873-878.

Zhong, L., D. L. Taylor and R. J. Whittington "Proteomic profiling of ovine serum by SELDI-TOF MS: Optimisation, reproducibility and feasibility of biomarker discovery using routinely collected samples." Comparative Immunology, Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 33(1): 47-63.

Zhu, K., H. Greenfield, X. Du, Q. Zhang, G. Ma, X. Hu, C. T. Cowell and D. R. Fraser (2008). "Effects of two years' milk supplementation on size-corrected bone mineral density of Chinese girls." Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition 17(SUPPL. 1): 147-150.

Zhu, K., H. Greenfield, Q. Zhang, X. Du, G. Ma, H. F. Leng, C. T. Cowell and D. R. Fraser (2008). "Growth and bone mineral accretion during puberty in Chinese girls: A five-year longitudinal study." Journal of Bone and Mineral Research 23(2): 167-172.

Zwijnenberg, R. J. G., L. D. Smythe, M. I. Symonds, M. F. Dohnt and J. A. L. M. L. Toribio (2008). "Cross-sectional study of canine leptospirosis in animal shelter populations in mainland Australia." Aust Vet J 86(8): 317-23.