National Institute of Animal Health (NIAH)

Topics in Animal Health Research 2001

01. Production and utilization of anti-porcine IL-18 monoclonal antibody
02. Oocysts of Cryptosporidium inactivated by composting of animal feces
03. Preventive effects of sugar cane extract (SCE) in chickens infected with Eimeria tenella oocysts
04. Detection of bovine coronavirus and rotavirus by antigen-capture RT-PCR using anitbody binding magentic beads
05. Construction of thermosensitive suicide vectors for gene replacement in Streptococcus suis
06. Detection of the intimin gene is useful for screening EHEC strains from cattle fecal samples
07. Horizontal transfer and evolutional diversity of SsuDAT1I restriction-modification system among Streptococcus suis species
08. Identification of the gene responsible for surface exposure of cell-wall linked proteins in Streptococcus suis
09. Development of a new recombinant vaccine against mycoplasmal pneumonia of swine and erysipelas
10. Intranasal immunization with recombinant Ascaris suum 14-kDa antigen coupled with cholera toxin B subunit induces protective immunity to A. suum infection in mice
11. The complete nucleotide sequence of the PanAsia strain of foot-and-mouth disease virus isolated in Japan
12. Characterization of newly isolated Peaton virus in Japan
13. Genotypic variability of EHEC O26:H11 in experimentally infected cattle
14. Administrations of enterotoxigenic E. coli and rBoGM-CSF and changes in neutrophil chemiluminescence cctivity in newborn calves
15. Increase in apoptotic polymorphonuclear neutrophils in the peripheral blood after intramammary infusion of Escherichia coli lipopolysaccharide
16. Structure and function of retrovirus genes integrated in the mouse genome
17. Expression of cellular receptor for ecotropic murine leukemia virus
18. The establishment of diagnosis for postweaning multisystemic wasting syndrome (PMWS) and field surveys for infection of porcine circovirus type 2, and PMWS in Japan
19. Protein AG ELISA for detecting antibodies against Neospora caninum
20. Analytical methods of oleandrin, grayanotoxin and soluble oxalate for the diagnosis of poisoning in domestic animals
21. An epidemiological analysis of tick infestation on public grazing farms of dairy heifers
22. A simple identification method of Salmonella Typhimurium phage type DT104 using florfenicol resistance