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Student Research Symposium 2001

Healthy Animals, Healthy People, Healthy Planet

Research Exposition 2001


Many students who were engaged in research in the College of Veterinary Medicine in 2001 presented a poster session on October 16 detailing their work. The research was performed by undergraduate students, veterinary students, residents and graduate students working with faculty mentors.


Topics

Impairment of the Sleep Response to Influenza Infection in Mice with a Defective GHRH-receptor.

Alt, J. A., Obal, F. Jr., Majde, J. A., and Krueger, J. M. Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience, (a)Washington State University, Pullman, WA, (b)Dept. Physiology, Univ. Szeged A. Szent-Gyorgyi Med. Center, Szeged, Hungary, and (c)Office of Naval Research, Arlington, VA.


Architecture Of The Cervical Muscles

Jess Anderson—Student 
Anita Vasavada—Mentor

Architecture Of The Cervical Muscles

Prevalence and Types of Lisiteria monocytogenes in Dairy Herds of the Pacific Northwest

Wayne Muraoka1, Clive Gay2, Donald Knowles1,3, Josiel Lopez2, Monica Borucki1,3

1Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology, Washington State University, Pullman WA 99164-7040; 2Field Disease Investigation Unit, Department of Veterinary Clinical Science, Washington State University, Pullman WA 99164-6610; 3Animal Disease Research Unit, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Pullman WA 99164-6630

Peripheral PrPSc accumulation pattern in sheep Scrapie

Patrick Caplazi and Tim Baszler
Dept of Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology, Washington State University, Pullman

Peripheral PrPSc accumulation pattern in sheep Scrapie

Effects Of IFN-y and TNF-α On Spontaneous Sleep In Mice

L. Chen(a), J. Fang(a), J.A. Majde(b) and J.M. Krueger(a)

(a) Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164-6520 and (b) Office of Naval Research, Arlington, VA 22217


Genotyping of Horse MHC class I genes

Chungwon Chung, Steve Leib, Travis McGuire, Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164-7040


Conformational dependence of an immunodominant epitope within the Babesia equi erythrocyte-stage surface protein EMA-1

C. W. Cunha 1,2*, L. S. Kappmeyer3, T. C. McGuire1, O. A. Dellagostin2, D. P. Knowles 1,3

1Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA; 2Center for Biotechnology, Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil; 3USDA/ARS, Animal Disease Research Unit, Pullman, WA

Conformational Dependence


Effects Of Early Play Experience On Play Behavior Of Piglets After Weaning

Tammy M. Donaldson a *, Ruth C. Newberry a, Marek Špinka b, Sylvie Cloutier a
aCenter for the Study of Animal Well-being, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA, 99164-6351; bEthology Group, Research Institute of Animal Production, CZ-104 01 Prague-Uhřněves, Czech Republic


Ultrastructural Localization of Enteric Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors

Patrick D. Elias, David A. Schneider
Veterinary & Comparative Anatomy, Pharmacology and Physiology
Washington State University

Ultrastructural Localization


Defining The Phylogeny Of Ruminant Rhadinoviruses

Katherine Gailbreath, Tim Crawford and Hong Li
Department of Microbiology and Pathology, Washington State University
College of Veterinary Medicine, Pullman, WA 99164


Social transmission of cannibalism

Kristen Honda, Sylvie Cloutier & Ruth C. Newberry
Center for the Study of Animal Well-being, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA, 99164-6520


Methods for Isolated Heart Studies in the Mouse

Maci Keithly, mentored by Dr. Ken Campbell
Department of Veterinary and Comparative Anatomy, Pharmacology, and Physiology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164-6520

Isolated Heart Studies Mouse

Investigations into Photodynamic Therapy for Equine Sarcoids

Kelly White, Oregon State University-College of Veterinary Medicine, and faculty mentor 
Dr. Scott Gustafson, DVM, MS, DACVS, Veterinary Clinical Sciences


Characterization of DNase activity from the parasitic nematode Haemonchus contortus

Dongmi Kwak, Douglas P. Jasmer, Veterinary Microbiology & Pathology, 
Washington State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, Pullman, WA 99164-7040



Characterization of VapA-specific immune responses to Rhodococcus equi

Lopez, M., Hines, M. Alperin, D. and Hines, S. College of Veterinary Medicine, Washington State University, Pullman WA, USA.

Characterization of VapA

Dopamine-Induced Apoptosis: Role of Nuclear Transcription Factor-κB. Relevance to Parkinson’s Disease

Tiffany Ludka, James Krueger, Ping Taishi, Department of Veterinary and Comparative Anatomy, Pharmacology, and Physiology
Washington State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, Pullman WA.

Dopamine Parkinsons Disease

The Effect Of Breed And Production Factors On Immunoglobulin G Concentration In Goat Colostrum

Jennifer O’Rourke, George Barrington
College of Veterinary Medicine, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164


Increased Foraging opportunities as a means to reduce cannibalism in laying hens

Ragen M. Trudelle-Schwarz, Ruth C. Newberry, Sylvie Cloutier & Catherine M. Ulibarri
Center for the Study of Animal Well-being, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA, 99164-6520


Migration Apparently not responsible for Increase in Adult SNB Motoneurons Following Short-term Treatment with Testosterone

Janice Siegford 
Dept of IPN, Program in Neuroscience
College of Vet Med, WSU, Pullman, WA 99164



Determination Of Anaplasma Marginale Major Surface Protein 2 Hypervariable (Msp2 Hv) Region Cd4+ T-Cell Epitopes And Variant Epitope Effect On T-Cell Proliferation

Cathy Styer, Guy Palmer, and Wendy Brown, College of Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology, Washington State University School of Veterinary Medicine, Pullman WA.

Determination of Anaplasma

Selective Vagal Rhizotomy: A Surgical Approach To Analysing Specific Sensory And Motor Contributions To The Control Of Feeding Behavior.

Briedi Treece, Gilbert Burns, Robert Ritter, IPN, Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Pullman, WA 99164-6520


Synchronization of acquisition feeding by Boophilus microplus nymphs with Babesia equi parasitemia for maximizing zygote isolation.

Massaro W. Ueti1, David Stiller2, Glen A. Scoles2, Lowell S. Kappmeyer2, Donald P. Knowles1,2.
Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA1; Animal Disease Research Unit, USDA-ARS, Pullman, WA2

Synchronizations of Acquisition Feeding

Characterizing single molecules of the giant muscle protein titin with atomic force microscopy.

Kaori Watanabe1, Siegfried Labeit2, and Henk Granzier IPN, WSU, Pullman, WA 99164. Anesthesiology/Intensive Operative Medicine, U. Hospital Mannheim, 68135

Characterizing Single Molecules

Activation Of Bovine B Lymphocytes, Monocytes And Macrophages By Cpg Oligodeoxynucleotides

Yan Zhang, Wendy Brown, Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology
College of Veterinary Medicine,Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164-7040

Activation of Bovine B Lymphocytes

Sympathetic nerves are not required for weight loss induced by systemic leptin treatment.

M.F. Wiater and S. Ritter, Programs in Neuroscience, 
Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164-6520 USA.

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