National Institute of Animal Health (NIAH)

Topics in Animal Health Research 2011

01. Genetic diversity of non-structural protein 1 among porcine rotavirus B strains
02. Online pathology atlas of domestic animal diseases
03. Capsule loss affects the frequency of isolation of unencapsulated Streptococcus suis from porcine endocarditis
04. Complete genome sequence of a Melissococcus plutonius type strain
05. Experimental infection in pigs using a foot-and-mouth disease virus isolated from the 2010 epidemic in Japan
06. Highly pathogenic avian influenza viruses of H5N1 subtype exhibit different virulence in various host species
07. Pathogenicity of highly pathogenic avian influenza infection correlates with host and viral factors
08. Intraocular vaccination with an inactivated highly pathogenic avian influenza virus induces protective antibody responses in chickens
09. Potential emergence of a novel influenza virus from pigs in Southeast Asia
10. Experimental transmission of H-type bovine spongiform encephalopathy to cattle
11. Neuropathological changes in auditory brainstem nuclei in cattle with experimentally induced bovine spongiform encephalopathy
12. Detection of disease-associated prion protein in the small intestines of cattle orally infected with a bovine spongiform encephalopathy agent
13. Neuroanatomical distribution of disease-associated prion protein in bovine spongiform encephalopathy in fallen stock in Japan
14. Comparative analysis of L-type BSE prions in Japan and other countries
15. Sc237 hamster PrPSc and Sc237-derived mouse PrPSc generated by interspecies in vitro amplification exhibit distinct pathological and biochemical properties in tga20 transgenic mice
16. Strain-specific effects of reducing agents on the cell-free conversion of recombinant prion protein into a protease-resistant form
17. Oestrus synchronization in estradiol dipropionate-induced pseudopregnant pigs
18. Molecular cloning of swine interleukin-23 subunit p19 and its receptor components interleukin-23Rα and -12Rβ1
19. Interleukin-18 expression in pig salivary glands and salivary content changes during acute immobilization stress
20. Increased pathogenicity of avian influenza viruses related to amino acid mutation in polymerase-related viral proteins
21. The Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae genome as a basis for a new generation of vector vaccines
22. Rapid identification of Salmonella enterica serovars Typhimurium, Choleraesuis, Infantis, Hadar, Enteritidis, Dublin, and Gallinarum using multiplex PCR
23. Emergence of a Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium strain harbouring a chromosomally encoded CMY-2 β-lactamase gene on a multidrug resistance genomic island
24. Perchlorate in dairy milk in Japan
25. Relationship between serotype and antimicrobial susceptibility of Mannheimia haemolytica isolates
26. Genetic diversity of group A rotaviruses associated with repeated outbreaks of diarrhoea on a farrow-to-finish farm
27. Network simulation modeling of equine infectious anemia in the non-racehorse population in Japan
28. Risk factors for local spread of foot-and-mouth disease, 2010 epidemic in Japan
29. Development of polymerase chain reaction assays for detection of bovine papillomaviruses
30. Actual condition survey of dominant Staphylococcus aureus lineages causing bovine mastitis
31. Decrease in bovine CD14 positive cells in colostrum is associated with the incidence of mastitis after calving
32. Molecular epidemiology of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium isolates from cattle in Hokkaido, Japan
33. Development of multiplex reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction for species-specific detection of teratogenic orthobunyaviruses
34. Wide distribution of Culicoides brevitarsis, the main vector of ruminant arboviruses, in Kyushu, Japan