January 4, 2012

Wildlife Disesae Journal Digest

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Emergence of Mammalian Species-Infectious and -Pathogenic Avian Influenza H6N5 Virus with No Evidence of Adaptation
J Virol. 2011 Dec;85(24):13271-7. Epub 2011 Oct 12. doi: 10.1128/​JVI.05038-11
JH Nam et al.

Phylogenetic analysis of H6 influenza viruses isolated from Rosy-billed Pochards(Netta peposaca) in Argentina reveal the presence of different HA gene clusters
J Virol. 2011 Dec;85(24):13354-62. Epub 2011 Oct 5
A Rimondi et al.

Patterns of coral ecological immunology: variation in the responses of Caribbean corals to elevated temperature and a pathogen elicitor
J Exp Biol. 2011 Dec 15;214(Pt 24):4240-9. doi: 10.1242/​jeb.061267
CV Palmer et al.

Novel genetic reassortants in H9N2 influenza A viruses and their diverse pathogenicity to mice
Virol J. 2011 Nov 4;8:505. doi:10.1186/1743-422X-8-505
Y Bi et al.

Analysis of a nonautonomous model for migratory birds with saturation incidence rate
Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation. 2012 Apr; 17(4): 659-1672
Y Zhang et al.

Serologic evidence of West Nile Virus in wild ducks captured in major inland resting sites for migratory waterfowl in South Korea
Vet Microbiol. 2011 Dec 29;154(1-2):96-103. Epub 2011 Jul 2.
JY Yeh et al.

The effect of neighbourhood definitions on spatio-temporal models of disease outbreaks: Separation distance versus range overlap
Prev Vet Med. 2011 Dec 1;102(3):218-29
SW Laffan et al.

Extended-spectrum beta-lactamases producing E. coli in wildlife, yet another form of environmental pollution?
Front. Microbio. 2011; 2:246. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2011.00246
S Guenther et al.

The meaning of death: evolution and ecology of apoptosis in protozoan parasites
PLoS Pathog. 2011 Dec; 7(12):e1002320. Epub 2011 Dec 8.
SE Reece et al.

Emerging Infectious Diseases - January 2012
Volume 18, Number 01

Trending Now: Using Social Media to Predict and Track Disease Outbreaks
Environ Health Perspect. 2012; 120:a30-a33. doi:10.1289/ehp.120-a30
CW Schmidt

Models predict that culling is not a feasible strategy to prevent extinction of Tasmanian devils from facial tumour disease
Applied Ecology. 2011 Dec; 48(6): 1315-1323
N Beeton and H McCallum

Estimating probabilities of active brucellosis infection in Yellowstone bison through quantitative serology and tissue culture
Journal of Applied Ecology. 2011 Dec; 48(6): 1324–1332. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2664.2011.02058.x
JJ Treanor et al.

Risk of contact between endangered African wild dogs Lycaon pictus and domestic dogs: opportunities for pathogen transmission
Journal of Applied Ecology. 2011 Dec; 48(6): 1345–1354. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2664.2011.02059.x
R Woodroffe1 and CA Donnelly

Ixodid ticks of road-killed wildlife species in southern Italy: new tick-host associations and locality records
Exp Appl Acarol. 2011 Nov;55(3):293-300. Epub 2011 Jul 5
V Lorusso et al.

Wildlife in a Changing Climate [pdf]
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. pp.1-124
Forestry Papers. Rome, 2012
Ed. E Kaeslin et al.

Animal Health Australia: Animal Health Surveillance Quarterly Report - 01 July to 30 September 2011 [pdf]
Volume 16, Issue 3
- Avian paramyxovirus in pigeons [pp. 3-5]
- Australian Wildlife Health Network [pp. 6 - 8]
- Aquatic Animal Health [pp. 8 - 9]