National Institute of Animal Health (NIAH)

Topics in Animal Health Research 2006

01. Development of a mass production system for recombinant porcine lysozyme
02. Development of a deep intrauterine insertion catheter for non-surgical embryo transfer in sows
03. Development of rapid and sensitive detection method for Theileria orientalis sergenti infection rates in Haemaphysalis longicornis by polymerase chain reaction
04. An effective method for inoculation promotion of bovine abnormal birth with the 3-way inactivated vaccine (Akabanevirus, Ainovirus and Chuzanvirus)
05. Molecular diagnosis of Johne's disease based on real-time PCR
06. Molecular Epidemiological technique of Mycobacterium avium developed by Bioinformatics analysis
07. Epidemiological investigation of the prevalence and features of postweaning multisystemic wasting syndrome in Japan
08. Prions in the peripheral nerves of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE)-affected cattle
09. Database for the classification of mosquitoes as major vectors of zoonotic diseases
10. Geographic Information System (GIS) for Animal Infectious Diseases Control
11. Vaccination of pigs with Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae YS-19 for swine erysipelas and mycoplasmal pneumonia using a needle-free injector
12. Serotyping of Mannheimia haemolytica isolates from bovine pneumonia
13. A rapid test for assessment of scrapie prion inactivation
14. Recent H5N1 avian influenza A virus increases rapidly in virulence to mice after a single passage in mice.
15. Pathology of cutaneous fowlpox with amyloidosis in layer hens inoculated with fowlpox vaccine
16. Distribution of VP7 and VP4 genotypes in porcine group A rotaviruses in Japan
17. The roundworm Ascaris suum pyrophosphatase plays an essential role in worm's molting and development
18. The predicted three-dimensional structure of Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus RNA-dependent RNA polymerase and the selection of its inhibitors
19. Quantitative analysis of the excretion from the rinderpest virus infected cattle
20. Molecular analysis of the S glycoprotein gene of bovine coronaviruses isolated in Japan
21. Genetic variations in the small RNA segment of the teratogenic Akabane virus
22. Genetic reassortment between orthobunyaviruses revealed by phylogenetic analysis
23. Characteristics of Facklamia sourekii isolated from bovine hematuria
24. Bacteriological characteristics of Staphylococcus aureus from bovine mastitic milk
25. Cloning and quantification of bovine Urocortin 2 mRNA expression
26. Establishment of new disease entities in bovine T cell lymphomas
27. Various Mouse-Adapted Prion Strains Infections in a Novel Microglial Cell Line
28. Tick glutamine: Fructose-6-phosphate 3 aminotransferase (GFAT) plays a critical role in host blood feeding
29. Effect of modified oligopeptides from the beetle Allomyrina dichotoma on antibiotic-resistant pathogenic bacteria infection in mice
30. Binding specificity of the Streptococcus gordonii surface adhesins GspB and Hsa
31. Role of CmeDEF in conferring antimicrobial resistance and maintaining cell viability in Campylobacter jejuni
32. Effects of perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) in liver fatty acid metabolism
33. Epidemiological survey and economical evaluation on bovine mastitis in tie-stall dairy farms
34. Salmonella Isolates from Cloacal Swabs and Footpads of Wild Birds at an Immediate Environment of the Tokyo-bay in Japan