National Institute of Animal Health (NIAH)

Topics in Animal Health Research 2005

01. Development of recombinant antigens for the diagnosis of infections with Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis
02. Invention of a Novel Diagnostic Method for bovine paratuberculosis Using the Kinetics of the Urocortin mRNA Expression in Whole blood
03. A supersensitive in situ hybridization technique to detect Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis (MAP) IS900 in lesions of bovine paratuberculosis
04. Rapid PrPSc detection in lymphoid tissue and application to scrapie surveillance of fallen stock in Japan
05. Establishment of a Web-based Manual for the Diagnosis of Livestock Poisonings
06. Rapid diagnosis of Staphylococcus aureus mastitis with type 5 capsular polysaccharide
07. Specific detection of prion antigenic determinants retained in bovine meat and bone meal by flow microbead immunoassay
08. Study of the Practical Application of an Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay for a Serum Diagnostic Method for Detecting an Emerging Horse Paramyxovirus Infection
09. Isolation of a genotypically unique H5N1 influenza virus from duck meat imported into Japan from China
10. Accumulation of polychlorinated naphthalenes in domestic animal-related samples
11. Genetic diversity in Japanese isolates of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus
12. Deoxynivalenol, a Fusarium mycotoxin, suppresses bovine and porcine neutrophil chemiluminescence
13. Novel Bovine Papilloma Virus-Induced Outbreak of Teat Papillomatosis in Heifers in Hokkaido, Japan.
14. Molecular and immunological characterization of Histophilus somni high molecular weight-immunoglobulin binding proteins
15. Molecular characterization of the major outer membrane protein of Histophilus somni
16. The artAB genes encode a putative ADP-ribosyltransferase toxin homologue associated with Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium DT104
17. Enhanced erythrophagocytic activity of macrophages in anemic cattle experimentally infected with Theileria orientalis
18. Therapeutic effect of the combined intramammary administration of rbGM-CSF and rbIL-8 on Staphylococcus aureus-induced subclinical mastitis in dairy cows
19. Gastroinvasive Helicobacter infection in an Ocelot (Leopardus pardalis)
20. Functions of the genetic region required for platelet binding by Streptococcus gordonii, a causative organism of infective endocarditis
21. Assessment of the impact of cattle testing strategies on human exposure to BSE agents in Japan
22. Western blot assessment of prion inactivation by alkali treatment in the process of horticultural fertilizer production from meat meal