Publications 2006

Chapters in Books

Evans D, Jeffcott L & Knight P (2006) Performance - Related Problems and Exercise Physiology. In The Equine Manual Vol 2 (eds. Higgins AJ & Snyder JR) Pgs 1059-1104.

Harris PA, Coenen M, Frape D, Jeffcott L & Meyer H (2006) Equine Nutrition and Metabolic Diseases. In the Equine Manual Vol 2 (eds Higgins AJ & Snyder JR) Pgs 151-222.

Refereed Journal Articles

Malik, R., Norris J., White J., Jantulik B. (2006). "Wound Cat." Journal of Feline Medicine & Surgery 8 (2): 135-140.

Afsharmanesh M., Scott TA., Silversides FG. (2006). A comparison of grinding processes and wheat feeding of wheat-based diets on AME, production, and gastrointestinal tract development of broiler chicks. Canadian Journal of Animal Science 86 (2): 255-261.

Khatkar M., Collins A, Cavanagh J., Hawken R., Hobbs M.,Zenger K., Barris W., McClintock A., Thompson P., Nocholas F., Raadsma H. (2006). A first generation metric linkage disequilibrium map of bovine chromosome 6. Genetics 174 (1): 79-85.

Tammen I., Houweling P., Frugier T., Mitchell N., Kay G., Cavanagh J., Cook R., Raadsma H., Palmer D. (2006). A misense mutation (c. 184C>T) in ovine CLN6 causes neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis in Merino sheep whereas affected South Hampshire sheep have reduced levels of CLN6 mRNA. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1762 (10): 898-905.

Riley LG, Roufogalis BD, Li GQ, Weiss AS (2006). A radioassay for synaptic core complex assembly: Screening of herbal extracts for effectors. Analytical Biochemistry 357 (1): 50-57.

Scaramuzzi R., Campbell B., Downing J., Kendall N., Khalid M., Munoz-Gutierrez., Somchit A. (2006). A review of the effects of supplementary nutrition in the ewe on the concentration of reproductive and metabolic hormones and the mechanisms that regulate folliculogenesis and ovulation rates. Reprod. Nutr. Development 46 (4): 339-354.

Schembri N., Hart K., Petersen R., Whittington R. (2006). Assessment of the management practices facilitating the establishment and spread of exotic diseases of pigs in the Sydney region. Australian Veterinary Journal 84 (10): 341-348.

Cunningham J, Cass A, Anderson K, Snelling P, Devitt J, Preece C, Eris J (2006). Australian nephrologists' attitudes towards living kidney donation. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation 21 (5): 1178-1183.

Torres A., Tsampazi M., Kennett E., Belov K., Geraghty D., Bansal P., Alewood P., Kuchel P. (2006). Characterization and isolation of L to D amino acid residue isomerase from platypus venom. Amino Acids 32 (1): 63-68.

Evans K., McGreevy P. (2006). Conformation of the Equine Skull: A Morphometric Study. Anat. Histol. Embryol. 35 (4): 221-227.

Gramkow H., Evans D. (2006). Correlation of race earnings with velocity at maximal heart rate during field exercise test in thoroughbred racehorses. Equine Veterinary Journal Suppl. 36: 118-122.

Brown G., Canfield P., Dunstan R., Roberts T., Martin A., Brown C., Irving R. (2006). Detection of Anaplasma platys and Babesia canis vogeli and their impact on platelet numbers in free - roaming dogs associated with remote Aboriginal communities in Australia. Australian Veterinary Journal 84 (9): 321-325.

Lau A., Chen S., Sorrell T., Carter D., Malik R., Martin P., Halliday C. (2007). Development and clinical application of a panfungal PCR assay to detect and identify fungal DNA in tissue specimens. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 45: 380-385.

O'Brien J., Robeck T. (2006). Development of sperm sexing and associated assisted reproductive technology for sex preselection of captive bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus). Reproduction Fertility Development 18 (3): 319-329.

Shea G. (2006). Diet of two species of blue-tongue skink, Tilqua multifasciata and Tiliqua occipitalis (Squamata: Scincidae). Australian Zoologist 33 (3): 359-368.

McGreevy P., Thomson P. (2006). Differences in motor laterality between breeds of performance horses. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 99 (1-2): 183–190.

Nicholas F. (2006) Discovery, validation and delivery of DNA markers. Aust. J. of Experim. Agric 46 (2): 155-158.

Baral R., Metcalfe S., Krockenberger M., Catt M., Barrs V., McWhirter., Hutson C., Wigney D. Martin P., Chen S., Mitchell D., Malik R. (2006) Disseminated: Mycobacterium avium infection in young cats: overrepresentation of Abyssinian cats. Journal of Feline Medicine & Surgery 8 (1): 23-44.

Gurung R., Tshering P., Dhungyel O., Egerton J. (2006). Distribution and prevalence of footrot in Bhutan. The Veterinary Journal 171 (2): 346-351.

Fulkerson W., Nandra K., Clark C., Barchia I. (2006). Effect of cereal-based concentrates on productivity of Holstein-Friesian cows grazing short-rotation ryegrass (Lolium multiflorum) or kikuyu (Pennesitum clandestinum) pastures. Livestock Science 103 (1-2): 85-94.

Walker HJ., Evans D., Slocombe R., Hodgson J., Hodgson D. (2006). Effect of corticosteroid and bronchodilator therapy on bronchoalveolar lavage cytology following intrapulmonary blood inoculation. Equine Veterinary Journal Suppl. 36: 516-522.

Reddacliff L., Eppleston J., Windsor P., Whittington., Jones S. (2006). Efficacy of a killed vaccine for the control of paratuberculosis in Australian sheep flocks. Veterinary Microbiology 115 (1-3): 77-90.

Rainger J., Dart A. (2006) Enteral fluid therapy in large animals. Australian Veterinary Journal 84 (12): 447-451.

Widyarini S., Domanski D., Painter N., Reeve V. (2006) Estrogen receptor signaling protects against immune suppression by UV radiation exposure. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science of USA 103 (34): 12837-12842.

Gumber S., Eamens G., Whittington R. (2006). Evaluation of a Pourquier ELISA kit in relation to agar gel immunodiffusion (AGID) test for assessment of the humoralimmune response in sheep and goats with and without Mycobterium paratuberculosis infection. Veterinary Microbiology 115 (1-3): 91-101.

Deakin J.E., Papenfuss A., Belov K., Cross J., Coggill P., Palmer S., Sims S., Speed T., Beck S., Graves J. (2006). Evolution and comparative analysis of the MHC Class 111 inflammatory region. BMC Genomics 7: 281.

Go J., Whittington R. (2006) Experimental transmission and virulence of a megalocytivirus (Family Iridviridae) of dwarf gourami (Colisa Ialia) from Asia in Murray cod (Maccullochella peelii peelii) in Australia. Aquaculture 258: 140-149.

Bojone S., Price I., McGreevy P. (2006) Food distribution effects on behaviour of captive marmosets, Callithrix jacchus. Animal Welfare 15 (2): 131-140.

Zenger K., Khatkar M., Cavanagh J., Hawken R., Raadsma H. (2007) Genome wide genetic diversity of Holstein-Friesian cattle reveals new insights into Australian and global population variability, including impact of selection. Animal Genetics 38 (1): 7-14.

Whittington R. (2006) Global veterinary defence: where to from here veterinary science? Australian Veterinary Journal 84 (8): 265-270.

Zhu K., Zhang Q., Foo L-H., Trube A., Ma G., Hu X., Cowell C., Fraser D., Greenfield H. (2006). Growth, bone mass and vitamin D status of Chinese adolescent girls 3 yrs after withdrawal of milk supplementation. American J. Clinical Nutrition 83 (3): 714-721.

Gray R., Canfield P., Rodgers T. (2006) Histology of selected tissues of the Leopard seal and implications for functional adaptations to an aquatic lifestyle. J. Anatomy 209 (2): 179-199.

Holyoake P., Callinan P. (2006) How effective is Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae vaccination in pigs less than three weeks of age? Journal of Swine Health and Production 14 (4): 189-195.

Welschinger R., Cossart Y., Pouliopoulos J., Dixon R., Vickery K. (2006) Identification of T-cell epitopes associated with immunity within the surface protein of duck hepatitis B virus. Journal of Viral Hepatitis 13 (8): 515-522.

Boscariol R., Pleasance J., Piedrafita D., Raadsma H., Spithill T. (2006) Identification of two allelic forms of ovine CD4 exhibiting a Ser183/Pro 183 polymorphism in the coding sequence of domain 3. Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology 113 (3-4): 305-312.

Wong E., Young L., Papenfuss A., Belov K. (2006) In silico identification of opossum cytokine genes suggests the complexity of the marsupial immune system rivals that of eutherian mammals. Immunome Research 2 (4): 1-16.

Morton K., Rowe A., Maxwell W., Evans G. In vitro and in vivo survival of bisected sheep embryos derived from frozen-thawed unsorted, and frozen thawed sex-sorted and re frozen-thawed ram spermatozoa. Theriogenology 65 (7): 1333-1345.

de Graaf S., Evans G., Maxwell W., O'Brien J. (2006) In vitro characteristics of fresh and frozen - thawed ram spermatozoa after sex-sorting and re freezing. Reprod. Fertility and Development 18 (8): 867-874.
Selle P., Ravindran V., Bryden W., Scott T. (2006). Influence of Dietary Phytate and Exogenous Phytase on Amino Acid Digestability in Poultry: A Review. Journal of Poultry Science 43 (2): 89-103.

Sinclair K., Fulkerson W., Morris S. (2006). Influence of regrowth time on the forage quality of prairie grass, perennial ryegrass and tall fescue under non-limiting soil nutrient and moisture conditions. Australian Journal of Exp. Agriculture 46 (1): 45-51.

Taylor R., Lee J., Palacino J., Bower K., Li J., Vanier M., Wenger D., Sidman R., Snyder E. (2006) Intrinsic resistance of neural stem cells to toxic metabolites may make them well suited for cell non-autonomous disorders : evidence from a mouse model of Krabbe leukodystrophy. Journal of Neurochemistry 97(6): 1585-1599.

Widyarini S.,Allanson M., Gallagher N., Pedley J., Boyle G.,Parsons P., Whiteman D., Walker C., Reeve V. (2006) Isoflavonoid Photoprotection in Mouse and Human Skin is dependent on Metallothionein. Journal of Investigative Dermatology 126 (1): 198-204.

Siddle H., Deakin J., Baker M., Miller R., Belov K. (2006). Isolation of major histocompatibility complex Class 1 genes from Tammar wallaby (Macropus eugenii). Immunogenetics 58 (5-6): 487-493.

Riley L., Zubair M., Thomson P., Holt M., Xavier S., Wynn P., Sheehy P. (2006). Lactational performance of Quackenbush Swiss line 5 mice. Journal of Animal Science 84 (8): 2118-2125.

Khatkar M., Thomson P., Tammen I., Cavanagh J., Nicholas F., Raadsma H. (2006). Linkage disequilibrium on chromosome 6 in Australian Holstein-Friesian cattle. Genet. Sel. Evol 38 (5): 463-477.

Bush R., Windsor P., Toribio J-A. Losses of Adult sheep due to Ovine Johne's Disease in 12 infected flocks over a 3 year period. Australian Veterinary Journal 84 (7): 246-253.

Torres A., Tsampazi M.,Tsampazi C., Kennett E., Belov K., Geraghty D., Bansal P., Alewood P.,
Kuchel P. (2006). Mammalian L to D amino acid residue isomerase from Platypus venom. FEBS Letters 580 (6): 1587-1591.

Vermulen A., Evans D. (2006). Measurements of fitness in thoroughbred racehorses using field studies of heart rate and velocity with a global positioning system. Equine Veterinary Journal Suppl. 36: 113-117.

Croitroru - Lamoury J., Williams K., Lamoury F., Veas L., Ajami B., Taylor R., Brew B. (2006) Neural transplantation of human MSC and NT2 cells in the twitcher mouse model. Cytotherapy 8 (5): 445-458.

Houweling P., Cavanagh J., Palmer D., Frugier T., Mitchell N., Windsor P., Raadsma H., Tammen I. Neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis in Devon cattle is caused by a single base duplication (c. 662dupG) in the bovine CLN5 gene. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1762 (10): 890-897.

Malik R., Krockenberger MB, O'Brien CR, White JI, Foster D, Tisdall PLC, Gunew M, Carr PD, Bodell L, McCowan C, Howe J, Oakley C, Griffin C, Wigney DI, Martin P, Norris J, Hunt G, Mitchell DH, Gilpin C. (2006). Nocardia infections in cats: a retrospective multi-institutional study of 17 cases. Australian Veterinary Journal 84 (7): 235-245.

Curtis R., Kusano K., Evans D. (2006). Observations on respiratory flow strategies during and after intense treadmill exercise to fatigue in Thoroughbred racehorses. Equine Veterinary Journal Suppl. 36: 567-572.

Clark C., Fulkerson W., Nandra K., Smith H., Macmillan K. (2006). Pattern of change in the concentration of milk acetone and its association with ovarian activity for pasture-based cows in early lactation. Livestock Science 105: 144-150.

Allanson M., Domanski D., Reeve V. (2006). Photoimmunoprotection by UVA (320 - 400nm) Radiation is determined by UVA dose and is associated with cutaneous cyclic Guanosine Monophosphate. Journal of Investigative Dermatology 126 (1): 191-197.

Gongora J., Morales S., Bernal J., Moran C. (2006). Phylogenetic divisions among Collared peccaries (Pecari tajacu) detected using mitochondrial and nuclear sequences. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 41 (1): 1-11.

Selle P., Creswell D., Cadogan D., Partridge G., Scott T. (2006). Phytase supplementation of wheat based broiler diets reduces dependence on meat-and-bone meal. Journal of Poultry Science 43 (4): 330-338.


Tyrell R., Reeve V. (2006). Potential protection of skin by acute UVA irradation - From cellular to animal models. Progress in Biophysics and Molecular Biology 92 (1): 86-91.

Isberg S., Thomson P., Nicholas F., Barker S., Moran C. (2006). Quantitative analysis of production traits in saltwater crocodiles (Crocodylus porosus): III juvenile survival. J. Animal Breeding Genetics 123 (1): 44-47.

Isberg S., Thomson P., Nicholas F., Webb G., Manolis S., Barker S., Moran C. (2006). Quantitative analysis of production traits in saltwater crocodiles (Crocodylus porosus): IV number of scale rows. J. Animal Breeding Genetics 123 (1): 48-55.

Kirk E., Hyun C., Thomson P., Lai D., Castro M., Biben C., Buckley M., Martin I., Moran C., Harvey R. (2006) Quantitive Trait Loci Modifying Cardiac Atrial Septal morphology and Risk of Patent Foramen Ovale in the Mouse. Circulation Research 98 (5): 651-658.

Houweling P., Cavanagh J., Tammen I. (2006). Radiation hybrid mapping of three candidate genes for bovine neural ceroid lipofuscinosis: CLN3, CLN5 and CLN6. Cytogenetic and Genome Research 115 (1): 5-6.

Reeve V., Domanski D., Slater M. (2006). Radiation sources providing increased UVA/UVB ratios induce photoprotection dependent on the UVA dose in Hairless mice. Photochemistry and Photobiology 82 (2): 406-411.

Belov K., Deakin J., Papenfuss A., Baker M., Melman S., Siddle H., Gouin N., Goode D., Sargent T., Robinson M., Wakefield M., Mahony S., Cross J., Benos P., Samollow P., SpeedT., Graves J., Miller R. (2006). Reconstructing an Ancestral mammalian Immune Supercomplex from a Marsupial Major Histocompatibility Complex. PLoS Biology 4 (3): 317-328.

Murphy K., Hudson S., Shea G. (2006). Reproductive Seasonality of Three Cold-Temperate Viviparous Skinks from Southeastern Australia. J. of Herpetology 40 (4): 454-464.

Windsor P. (2006) Research into vaccination against ovine Johne's disease in Australia. Small Ruminant Research 62 (2): 139-142.

Bao S., Fei J., Shen J., Gong S., Fang H., Husband A. (2006). Reserpine-induced model of stress suppresses mucosal immunity. Immunology and Cell Biology 84 (6): 537-542.

Torrez C., Hunt G. (2006). Results of surgical correction of abnormalities associated with brachycephalic airway obstruction syndrome in dogs in Australia. J. of Small Animal Practice 47 (3): 150-154.

Coggar N., Perkins N., Hodgson D., Reid S., Evans D. (2006). Risk factors for musculoskeletal injuries in 2 year old Thoroughbred racehorses. Preventive Veterinary Medicine 74 (1): 36-43.

Begg L., Hoffmann K., Begg A. (2006). Serum and plasma cardiac troponin I concentrations in clinically normal thoroughbreds in training in Australia. Australian Veterinary journal 84 (9): 336-337.

Bathgate R., Maxwell W., Evans G. (2006). Studies on the effect of supplementing Boar semen cryopreservation media with different avian egg yolk types on the in vitro post-thaw sperm quality. Reprod. Dom. Animals 41 (1): 68-73.

Wilson B., Norris J., Malik R., Martin P., Wigney D., Baral R., Govendir M. (2006). Susceptibility of bacteria from feline and canine urinary tract infections to doxycycline and tetracycline concentrations attained in urine four hours after oral dosage. Australian Veterinary Journal
84 (1-2): 8-11.

Evans K., McGreevy P. (2007). The Distribution of Ganglion Cells in the Equine Retina and its relationship to Skull Morphology. Anat. Histol. Embryol. 36 (2): 151-156.

Vickery K., Tohidi-Esfahani R., Pouliopoulos J., Welschinger R., Dixon R., Deva A., Cossart Y. (2006). The Effect of Surgical Immunomodulation on Liver Inflammation and Clearance of DHBV Infection. Journal of Medical Virology 78 (12): 1572-1578.

Bush R., Toribio J-A., Windsor P. (2006). The impact of malnutrition and other causes of losses of adult sheep in 12 flocks during drought. Australian Veterinary Journal 84 (7): 254-260.

Go J., Lancaster M., Deece K., Dhungyel O., Whittington R. (2006). The molecular epidemiology of iridovirus in Murray cod (Maccullochella peelii peelii ) and dwarf gourami (Colisa lalia) from distant biogeographical regions suggests a link between trade in ornamental fish and emerging iridoviral diseases. Molecular and Cellular Probes 20 (3-4): 212-222.

Holyoake P., Stevenson J., Moran C., Stokes R., Kirk E., Sugo E., Hawthorne W. (2006). The occurrence of congenital heart defects in an inbred herd of pigs in Australia. Australian Veterinary Journal 84 (4): 129-133.

El - Hajj R., Thomson P., Evans G., Maxwell W. (2006). The Origin of Membrane Vesicles in Ram Seminal Plasma. Reprod. Dom. Animals 41 (2): 98-105.

Bell E., Malik R., Norris J. (2006). The relationship between the Feline Coronavirus antibody titre and the age, breed, gender and health status of Australian cats. Australian Veterinary Journal 84 (1-2): 2-7.

Gurung R., Dhungyel O., Tshering P., Egerton J. (2006). The use of an autogenous Dichelobacter nodosus vaccine to eliminate clinical signs of virulent footrot in sheep flock in Bhutan. The Veterinary Journal 172 (2): 356-363.

Conference Papers and Published Abstracts

N Dhand & JA Toribio. Combining the power of ODS, data set concateation and DDE to output customized statistical results from SAS to Microsoft Excel. SUGI 31 Proceedings.

R Nettle & S Kenny. Knowledge Partnership 1: What can knowledge partnerships offer agricultural industries? Early learnings from the FutureDairy project. Proceedings of APEN International Conference.

S Kenny & R Nettle. Knowledge Partnerships 2: Extension juggling multidisciplinarity in the field. Early learnings from the FutureDairy project. Proceedings of APEN International Conference.

S Garcia, W Fulkerson, S Kenny & R Nettle. Producing over 40t dry matter/ha per year through a complementary forage rotation system. Proceedings of the 68th Conference of New Zealand Grasslands Association Inc.

J Zhang, R Calvo, C Jin & R Shephard. A framework for mobile disease report and investigation. Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Mobile Technology Applications and Systems.

C Tomkinson & T Scott. Effects of Extended Pregermination and Formin Acid on Feed Value of Wheat to Broiler Chickens. Proceedings of the Australian Poultry Science Symposium Volume 18.

T Scott. Feed value of Wheat, - Triticle - and Sorgum based diets supplemented with and without enzymes for broilers. Proceedings of the Australian Poultry Science Symposium Volume 18.

K Knight & T Scott. Preliminary Development of a Diagnostic tool for Determining True Fertility in Chicken Eggs. Proceedings of the Australian Poultry Science Symposium Volume 18.

S Wilkinson & T Scott. Preliminary results of in ovo strategies to increase Breast Meat yield in Broiler chickens. Proceedings of the Australian Poultry Science Symposium Volume 18.