National Institute of Animal Health (NIAH)

Topics in Animal Health Research 1997

01. Establishment of a serum-free culture cell line, CPK-NS, used for the neutralizing test of classical swine fever virus
02. Isolation method for Listeria monocytogenes from the environment
03. Detection of the Aflatoxin-related enzyme genes by polymerase chain reaction
04. Production of Monoclonal Antibodies against Classical Swine Fever Virus and Their Use for Antigenic Characterization of Japanese Isolates
05. Detection and typing of Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae by PCR and restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis of omlA (outer membrane lipoprotein) genes
06. The molecular epidemiological study of Staphylococcus aureus related to bovine mastitis by genotyping using Pulsed-Field Gel Electrophoresis
07. Early change of lymphocyte subpopulations in lymphoid tissues of pigs after inoculation of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus
08. Genetic mapping of the determinants of plaque morphology of swine vesicular disease virus
09. Molecular cloning of porcine interleukin-2 receptor alpha gene
10. Pathogenesis of the enteric lesions induced by Aujeszky's disease virus infection in pigs
11. The nucleotide sequence of S RNA of Akabane virus and its phylogenetic analysis
12. Antigenic comparison of Akabane virus isolates by dot immunobinding assay
13. Structural difference between bovine leukemia virus receptor and its mouse homologue
14. Cloning and sequencing of cDNA encoding bovine macrophage colony-stimulating factor (bM-CSF) and expression of recombinant bM-CSF using baculovirus
15. Decline in chemiluminescence activity of neutrophils in diarrheal newborn calves
16. Effects of fatty acids on apolipoprotein B and triglyceride metabolism in primary cultured liver parenchymal cells
17. Reproduction of anasarca in Japanese Black cattle fattened with low vitamin A feed
18. Micro detection of abnormal isoforms of prion protein (PrPSc) by immuno-polymerase chain reaction (PCR)
19. Molecullaly-engineered Leishmania expressing biologically active canine interleukin-8 (cIL-8)
20. Molecular typing of Enterohaemorrhagic Escherichia coli O157 isolated from cattle