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Service dogs (2019)
Book Chapter
Harvey, N. (2019). Service dogs. In J. Vonk, & T. K. Shackelford (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Animal Cognition and Behavior

Behavioural Differences in Dogs with Atopic Dermatitis Suggest Stress Could Be a Significant Problem Associated with Chronic Pruritus (2019)
Journal Article
Harvey, N. D., Craigon, P. J., Shaw, S. C., Blott, S. C., & England, G. C. (2019). Behavioural Differences in Dogs with Atopic Dermatitis Suggest Stress Could Be a Significant Problem Associated with Chronic Pruritus. Animals, 9(10), https://doi.org/10.3390/ani9100813

Canine atopic dermatitis (cAD) is a common allergic skin condition in dogs that causes chronic pruritus. The overall quality of life in dogs with cAD is known to be reduced, and human patients with pruritic conditions report significant psychological... Read More

Complex and dynamic transcriptional changes allow the helminth Fasciola gigantica to adjust to its intermediate snail and definitive mammalian hosts (2019)
Journal Article
Zhang, X., Cwiklinski, K., Hu, R., Zheng, W., Sheng, Z., Zhang, F., …Zhu, X. (2019). Complex and dynamic transcriptional changes allow the helminth Fasciola gigantica to adjust to its intermediate snail and definitive mammalian hosts. BMC Genomics, 20, 1-18. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12864-019-6103-5

Background The tropical liver fluke, Fasciola gigantica causes fasciolosis, an important disease of humans and livestock. We characterized dynamic transcriptional changes associated with the development of the parasite in its two hosts, the snail in... Read More

Extracellular vesicles in the diagnosis and treatment of central nervous system diseases (2019)
Journal Article
Shaimardanova, A. A., Solovyeva, V. V., Chulpanova, D. S., James, V., Kitaeva, K. V., & Rizvanov, A. A. (in press). Extracellular vesicles in the diagnosis and treatment of central nervous system diseases. Neural Regeneration Research,

Extracellular vesicles, exosomes and microvesicles, play a fundamental role in the activity of the nervous system, participating in signal transmission between neurons and providing the interaction of central nervous system (CNS) with all body system... Read More

The prognostic significance of wild type isocitrate dehydrogenase 2 (IDH2) in breast cancer (2019)
Journal Article
Aljohani, A. I., Toss, M. S., Kurozumi, S., Joseph, C., Aleskandarany, M. A., Miligy, I. M., …Rakha, E. (2019). The prognostic significance of wild type isocitrate dehydrogenase 2 (IDH2) in breast cancer. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10549-019-05459-7

Background: Lymphovascular invasion (LVI) is a prerequisite step in breast cancer (BC) metastasis. We have previously identified wild type isocitrate dehydrogenase 2 (IDH2) as a key putative driver of LVI. Thus, we explored the prognostic significanc... Read More

Reducing antimicrobial use on dairy farms using a herd health approach (2019)
Journal Article
Hyde, R., Tisdall, D., Gordon, P., & Remnant, J. (2019). Reducing antimicrobial use on dairy farms using a herd health approach. In Practice, 41(8), 368-382. https://doi.org/10.1136/inp.l5518

Background: There has been much scrutiny of antimicrobial use in the livestock sector, since the O’Neill report, a 2015 government -commissioned review of antimicrobial resistance, called for the agriculture industry to reduce its use of antimicrobia... Read More

Vaccination of foals with a modified live, equid herpesvirus-1 gM deletion mutant (RacHΔgM) confers partial protection against infection (2019)
Journal Article
Kydd, J. H., Hannant, D., Robinson, R. S., Bryant, N., & Osterrieder, N. (in press). Vaccination of foals with a modified live, equid herpesvirus-1 gM deletion mutant (RacHΔgM) confers partial protection against infection. Vaccine,

Equid herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) causes respiratory and neurological disease and late gestation abortion in pregnant mares. Current vaccines contain either inactivated or live EHV-1, but fail to provide complete clinical or virological protection, namely... Read More

What Makes a Rabbit Cute? Preference for Rabbit Faces Differs according to Skull Morphology and Demographic Factors (2019)
Journal Article
Harvey, N. D., Oxley, J. A., Miguel-Pacheco, G., Gosling, E. M., & Farnworth, M. (2019). What Makes a Rabbit Cute? Preference for Rabbit Faces Differs according to Skull Morphology and Demographic Factors. Animals, 9(10), https://doi.org/10.3390/ani9100728

Domesticated rabbits typically exhibit shorter, flatter skulls than their wild counterparts (brachycephalism). However, brachycephaly is associated with considerable health problems, including problems with dentition. The aim of this study was to est... Read More

Animals, Veterinarians, and the Sociology of Diagnosis (2019)
Journal Article
Hobson-West, P., & Jutel, A. (in press). Animals, Veterinarians, and the Sociology of Diagnosis. Sociology of Health and Illness,

While sociologists of medicine have focused their efforts on understanding human health, illness, and medicine, veterinary medical practice has not yet caught their attention in any sustained way. In this critical review paper, we use insights from t... Read More

Serum metabolomic alterations in Beagle dogs experimentally infected with Toxocara canis (2019)
Journal Article
Zou, Y., Zheng, W., Elsheikha, H. M., Liu, G., Hu, M., Wang, S., & Zhu, X. (2019). Serum metabolomic alterations in Beagle dogs experimentally infected with Toxocara canis. Parasites and Vectors, 12(1), 1-10. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13071-019-3703-5

Background Toxocara canis, a globally distributed roundworm, can cause debilitating disease in dogs and humans; however, little is known about the metabolomic response of the hosts to T. canis infection. There is an increasing need to understand the... Read More

Sex pilus specific bateriophage to drive bacterial population towards antibiotic sensitivity (2019)
Journal Article
Colom, J., Batista, D., Baig, A., Tang, Y., Liu, S., Yuan, F., …Barrow, P. (2019). Sex pilus specific bateriophage to drive bacterial population towards antibiotic sensitivity. Scientific Reports, 9, 1-11. doi:10.1038/s41598-019-48483-9

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is now a major global problem largely resulting from the overuse of antibiotics in humans and livestock. In some AMR bacteria, resistance is encoded by conjugative plasmids expressing sex-pili that can readily spread re... Read More

Advances in the Production and Batch Reformatting of Phage Antibody Libraries (2019)
Journal Article
Reader, R. H., Workman, R. G., Maddison, B. C., & Gough, K. C. (2019). Advances in the Production and Batch Reformatting of Phage Antibody Libraries. Molecular Biotechnology, doi:10.1007/s12033-019-00207-0

Phage display antibody libraries have proven an invaluable resource for the isolation of diagnostic and potentially therapeutic antibodies, the latter usually being antibody fragments converted into IgG formats. Recent advances in the production of h... Read More

iTRAQ-Based Global Phosphoproteomics Reveals Novel Molecular Differences Between Toxoplasma gondii Strains of Different Genotypes (2019)
Journal Article
Wang, Z., Zhou, C., Calderón-Mantilla, G., Petsalaki, E., He, J., Song, H., …Zhu, X. (2019). iTRAQ-Based Global Phosphoproteomics Reveals Novel Molecular Differences Between Toxoplasma gondii Strains of Different Genotypes. Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology, 9, 1-19. doi:10.3389/fcimb.2019.00307

To gain insights into differences in the virulence among T. gondii strains at the post-translational level, we conducted a quantitative analysis of the phosphoproteome profile of T. gondii strains belonging to three different genotypes. Phosphopeptid... Read More

Association of lameness and mastitis with return-to-service oestrus detection in the dairy cow (2019)
Journal Article
Remnant, J., Green, M. J., Huxley, J., Roberts, G., Jones, R., Hirst-Beecham, J., & Hudson, C. D. (2019). Association of lameness and mastitis with return-to-service oestrus detection in the dairy cow. Veterinary Record, doi:10.1136/vr.105535

Oestrus detection is an important part of maintaining efficient reproductive performance in dairy herds. Both lameness and mastitis are common diseases of dairy cows that may impact oestrus detection. A set of data from 28 herds identified as having... Read More

Development of a comprehensive protein microarray for immunoglobulin E profiling in horses with severe asthma (2019)
Journal Article
Moore‐Colyer, M., White, S., Moore-Colyer, M., Marti, E., Coüetil, L., Hannant, D., …Alcocer, M. (2019). Development of a comprehensive protein microarray for immunoglobulin E profiling in horses with severe asthma. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, doi:10.1111/jvim.15564

Background Severe asthma in horses, known as severe equine asthma (SEA), is a prevalent, performance‐limiting disease associated with increased allergen‐specific immunoglobulin E (IgE) against a range of environmental aeroallergens. Objective To... Read More

Imaging features of discospondylitis in cats (2019)
Journal Article
Garosi, L. S., Gomes, S. A., Gomes, S. A., Behr, S., Garosi, L. S., Carrera, I., …Lowrie, M. (2019). Imaging features of discospondylitis in cats. Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, doi:10.1177/1098612X19869705

Objectives This study describes the imaging features of feline discospondylitis on MRI, comparing them to CT and radiographic findings where available. Methods The medical records of cats diagnosed with discospondylitis, presented to three refer... Read More

Environmental risk factors for canine atopic dermatitis: a retrospective large‐scale study in Labrador and golden retrievers (2019)
Journal Article
Harvey, N. D., Shaw, S. C., Craigon, P. J., Blott, S. C., & England, G. C. (2019). Environmental risk factors for canine atopic dermatitis: a retrospective large‐scale study in Labrador and golden retrievers. Veterinary Dermatology, 30(5), 396-e119. https://doi.org/10.1111/vde.12782

Background - canine atopic dermatitis (cAD) is one the most common and distressing skin disorders seen in dogs. It is characterised by dysfunction in the skin barrier, with a complex pathogenesis combining both genetic and environmental factors. O... Read More