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National Wildlife Health Center staff members have authored almost 1000 publications including USGS/NBS/FWS series publications, articles in peer-reviewed science journals, chapters in books, fact sheets, and other documents. This collection also includes papers from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Bear River Field Station in Utah and the work of Dr. Wayne Jensen, a pioneer in botulism research.
Nearly 400 of these publications, especially those published in recent years, are also available as PDF documents accessible through this database. Paper reprints of articles are available free of charge from the Center.
Smith, C.B., Booth, C.J., Wadzinski, T.J., Legname, G., Chappell, R., JOHNSON, C.J., Pedersen, J.A. 2014. Humic substances interfere with detection of pathogenic prion protein. Soil Biology and Biochemistry (68): 309-316. doi: 10.1016/j.soilbio.2013.10.005 [Journal] 1639
prion, protein, soil, Transmissible spongiform encephalopathy, TSE
BALLMAN, A., L. WHITE, B. BODENSTEIN, and J. BUCKNER 2013. Quarterly Mortality Report-April 2013 to June 2013 USGS Newsletter of the Wildlife Disease Association, October 2013: 7-9. [Journal] 1640
WORK, T.M., Balazs, G.H. 2013. Tumors in sea turtles: the insidious menace of fibropapillomatosis. The Wildlife Professional, Fall 2013: 44-47. [Journal] 1638
disease, malformation, reptile, Reptilia, Testudines
BLEHERT, D.S., Maluping, R.P., GREEN, D.E., BERLOWSKI-ZIER, B.M., BALLMANN, A.E., Langenberg, J.A. 2013. Acute pasteurellosis in wild big brown bats (Eptesicus fuscus). Journal of Wildlife Diseases. Published online first 15 July 2013. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.7589/2012-02-063 [Journal] 1637
disease, mammal, Mammalia, United States, Wisconsin
SLEEMAN, J.M. 2013. Has the time come for big science in wildlife health? EcoHealth. Published Online First 18 October 2013. doi: 10.1007/s10393-013-0880-0. [Journal] 1636
WHITE, C.L., K.L. Schuler, N.J. THOMAS, J.L. Webb, J.T. Saliki, H.S. IP, J.P. Dubey, E.R. Frame 2013. Pathogen exposure and blood chemistry in the Washington, USA population of northern sea otters (Enhydra lutris kenyoni). Journal of Wildlife Diseases 49(4): 887-899. doi: 10.7589/2013-03-053 [Journal] 1635
biotoxins, Brucella, disease, influenza, Leptospira, mammal, morbillivirus, Sarcocystis neurona, Toxoplasma gondii, United States
Gogan, P.J.P., R.E. RUSSELL, E.M. Olexa, and K.M. Podruzny 2013. Pregnancy rates in central Yellowstone bison. The Journal of Wildlife Management, 77(6): 1271?1279. doi: 10.1002/jwmg.558 [Journal] 1634
Artiodactyla, bison, mammal, reproduction, USA, Yellowstone National Park
JOHNSON, C.J., P.U.P.A. Gilbert, M. Abrecht , K.L. Baldwin, R.E. RUSSELL, J. A. Pedersen, J.M. Aiken, and D. McKenzie 2013. Low copper and high manganese levels in prion protein plaques. Viruses 5(2): 654-662. doi: 10.3390/v5020654 [Journal] 1633
brain, copper, heavy metal, manganese, prion, transmissible spongiform encephalopathy
Wilson, R.E., S.A. Sonsthagen, and J.C. FRANSON 2013. Sex determination of duck embryos: observations on syrinx development Avian Biology Research, 6(3):243-246 [Journal] 1632
Common eider, sex identification, syrinx, vocal anatomy
Morawski, A.R., CARLSON, C.M., Chang, H. and Johnson, C.J. 2013. In vitro prion protein conversion suggests risk of bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis) to transmissible spongiform encephalopathies BMC Veterinary Research 2013, 9:157. doi:10.1186/1746-6148-9-157 [Journal] 1631
bighorn sheep, chronic wasting disease, mammalia, ovis canadensis, scrapie, species barrier, transmissable mink encephalopathy
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