July 21, 2010

Wildlife Disease Journal Digest

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Duck hunters’ perceptions of risk for avian influenza, Georgia, USA
Emerg Infect Dis. 2010 Aug; [Epub ahead of print][free full-text available][pdf]
H Dishman et al.

Chronic wasting disease prions are not transmissible to transgenic mice over-expressing human prion protein

J Gen Virol. 2010 Jul 7. [Epub ahead of print]
M Sandberg et al.

Thermostability of subpopulations of H2N3 influenza isolates from Mallard ducks
J Virol. 2010 Jul 7. [Epub ahead of print]
NJ Negovetich and RG Webster

New perspectives in tracing vector-borne interaction networks
Trends Parasitol. 2010 Jun 25. [Epub ahead of print]
E Gómez-Díaz, J Figuerola
Submitted by AWHN

Multi Criteria Decision Making to evaluate control strategies of contagious animal diseases
Prev Vet Med. 2010 Jul 13. [Epub ahead of print]
MC Mourits et al.
Submitted by AWHN

The landscape genetics of infectious disease emergence and spread
Mol Ecol. 2010 Jul 7. [Epub ahead of print]
R Biek and LA Real
Submitted by AWHN

Topics in Bioscience: Ecotoxicology
This compilation of articles published in BioScience over the past decade reflects advancing understanding of the effects of toxicants, mainly environmental pollutants, on animal populations. [Other topic collections here].

Mortality in red squirrels (Sciurus vulgaris) associated with exudative dermatitis
Vet Rec. 2010 Jul 10;167(2):59-63.
VR Simpson et al.

Assessing the long-term impact of Ranavirus infection in wild common frog populations
Animal Conservation. 2010; [Epub ahead of print]
AGF Teacher et al.
Courtesy of AWHN

The susceptibility of magpies to a highly pathogenic avian influenza virus subtype H5N1
Poult Sci. 2010 Jun;89(6):1156-61.
YK Kwon et al.

Temporal and Spatial Trends of Perfluorinated Compounds in Juvenile Loggerhead Sea Turtles (Caretta caretta) along the East Coast of the United States
Environ Sci Technol. 2010 Jul 1;44(13):5202-5209.
SG O'Connell et al.

Survival rate of H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza viruses at different temperatures
Poult Sci. 2010 Aug;89(8):1647-50.
MR Paek et al.

Possible sources and spreading routes of highly pathogenic avian influenza virus subtype H5N1 infections in poultry and wild birds in central Europe in 2007 inferred through likelihood analyses
Infect Genet Evol. 2010 Jul 9. [Epub ahead of print]
M Haase et al.

Surveillance for highly pathogenic avian influenza in wild birds in the USA
Integrative Zoology. 2009; 4(4):426 - 439
TJ Deliberto et al.

High prevalence, coinfection rate, and genetic diversity of retroviruses in wild red colobus monkeys (Piliocolobus badius badius) in Tai National Park, Cote d'Ivoire
J Virol. 2010 Aug;84(15):7427-36. Epub 2010 May 19.
SA Leendertz et al.

Social network structure and parasite infection patterns in a territorial reptile, the tuatara (Sphenodon punctatus)
Int J Parasitol. 2010 Jul 13. [Epub ahead of print]
SS Godfrey et al.

Eurasian wild boar response to skin-testing with mycobacterial and non-mycobacterial antigens
Prev Vet Med. 2010 Jul 13. [Epub ahead of print]
R Jaroso et al.

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