December 28, 2011

Wildlife Disease Journal Digest

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Experimental infection of bats with Geomyces destructans causes white-nose syndrome
Nature. 2011 Dec 15; 480: 376–378. doi: 10.1038/nature10590
JM Lorch et al.

Natural population die-offs: causes and consequences for terrestrial mammals
Trends in Ecology & Evolution. 2011 [Epub ahead of print]
EI Ameca y Juarez et al.
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Tularemia in Alaska, 1938 - 2010
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica. 2011; 53:61. doi:10.1186/1751-0147-53-61
CM Hansen et al.

Seropositivity and Risk Factors Associated with Toxoplasma gondii Infection in Wild Birds from Spain
PLoS ONE. 2011; 6(12): e29549. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0029549
O Cabezon et al. (2011)

Exposure of Eurasian magpies and turtle doves to West Nile virus during a major human outbreak, Greece, 2011
European Journal of Wildlife Research. 2011; [Epub ahead of print]
G Valiakos et al.

H4N8 subtype avian influenza virus isolated from shorebirds contains a unique PB1 gene and causes severe respiratory disease in mice
Virology. 2011; [Epub ahead of print]
VN Bui et al.

Consideration of an International Society for One Health (ISOH) [pdf]
Chatham House. 2011 July: 1-7
M Jeggo and J Mackenzie

Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine - December 2011
Volume 42, Number 04

Avian Diseases - December 2011
Volume 55, Number 04

Predictability of anthrax infection in the Serengeti, Tanzania
Journal of Applied Ecology. 2011 Dec; 48(6): 1333-1344. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2664.2011.02030.x
K Hampton et al.

Varying Responses of Northeastern North American Amphibians to the Chytrid Pathogen Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis
Conservation Biology. 2011; [Epub ahead of print]
MK Gahl et al.

An ecological and comparative perspective on the control of bovine tuberculosis in Great Britain and the Republic of Ireland
Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 2011; [Epub ahead of print]
CM O'Connor et al.

Raccoons in Europe: disease hazards due to the establishment of an invasive species
European Journal of Wildlife Research. 2011; [Epub ahead of print]
B Beltran-Beck et al.

A Connection between Colony Biomass and Death in Caribbean Reef-Building Corals
PLoS ONE. 2011; 6(12): e29535. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0029535
DJ Thornhill et al.

Occupancy, colonization and extinction patterns of rabbit populations: implications for Iberian lynx conservation
European Journal of Wildlife Research. 2011; [Epub ahead of print]
P Sarmento et al.