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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Michael J Toscano
Livestock Behavior Research
(This person is no longer with ARS)
Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Effect of prenatal stress on subsequent response to mixing stress and a lipopolysaccharide challenge in pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lay Jr, D.C., Kattesh, H.G., Cunnick, J.E., Daniels, M.J., Kranendonk, G., Mcmunn, K.A., Toscano, M.J., Roberts, M.P. 2011. Effect of prenatal stress on pig’s subsequent response to mixing stress and a lipopolysaccharide challenge. Journal of Animal Science. 89(6):1787-1794.
Iron regulated genes of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium in response to norepinephrine and the requirement of fepCDG for norepinephrine-enhanced growth - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bearson, B.L., Bearson, S.M., Uthe, J., Houghton, J., Dowd, S.E., Lee, I., Toscano, M.J., Lay Jr, D.C. 2008. Iron regulated genes of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium in response to norepinephrine and the requirement of fepCDG for norepinephrine-enhanced growth. Microbes and Infection. 10(7):807-816.
Cultivation of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium in a norepinephrine-containing medium alters in vivo tissue prevalence in swine - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Toscano, M.J., Stabel, T.J., Bearson, S.M., Bearson, B.L., Lay Jr, D.C. 2007. Cultivation of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium in a norepinephrine-containing medium alters in vivo tissue prevalence in swine. Journal of Experimental Animal Science. 43(4):329-338.
Behavioural Changes Following 21 to 57 H of Feed Deprivation in Swine - (Abstract Only)
Toscano, M.J., Schenck, E.L., Dufour, B., Thogerson, C., Lay Jr, D.C., Craig, B.C., Pajor, E.A. 2006. Behavioural changes following 21 to 57 h of feed deprivation in swine. International Society of Applied Ethology. p. 265.
Utilizing Natural Rooting Behaviors As a Means to Measure Motivation in Swine - (Abstract Only)
Schenck, E.L., Garner, J.P., Toscano, M.J., Kirkden, R.D., Mcmunn, K.A., Pajor, E.A., Lay Jr, D.C. 2006. Utilizing natural rooting behaviors as a means to measure motivation in swine. International Society of Applied Ethology. p. 26.
Cholecystokinin - (Book / Chapter) - (10-Sep-05)
Feed Restriction - (Book / Chapter) - (10-Sep-05)
Insulin - (Book / Chapter) - (10-Sep-05)
Characterizing Hunger in Swine Utilizing a Variety of Metabolic Parameters During 36 H of Imposed Feed Deprivation - (Abstract Only)
Toscano, M.J., Lay Jr, D.C., Pajor, E.A., Craig, B.A. 2005. Characterizing hunger in swine utilizing a variety of metabolic parameters during 36 h of imposed feed deprivation. Journal of Animal Science. 83(1):324.
Swine Dams Exposed to Psychological Stress Or Physical Stress Produce Offspring with An Altered Physiologic Response to Weaning Stress - (Abstract Only)
Lay Jr, D.C., Toscano, M.J., Kattesh, H.G., Mcmunn, K.A. 2005. Swine dams exposed to psychological stress or physical stress produce offspring with an altered physiologic response to weaning stress. 9th Multidisciplinary International Conference of Biological Psychiatry.
DNA Microarray Analysis of Salmonella Enterica Serovar Typhimurium During Exposure to Norepinephrine - (Abstract Only)
Bearson, B.L., Bearson, S.M., Uthe, J.J., Toscano, M.J., Lay Jr, D.C. 2005. DNA microarray analysis of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium during exposure to norepinephrine [abstract]. American Society for Microbiology. p. 361.
Growth and Transmission Characteristics of Norepinephrine Treated Salmonella Enterica Serovar Typhimurium in Stressed and Non-Stressed Swine - (Experiment Station) - (15-Nov-04)
Effect of Norepinephrine in the Transmission of Salmonella Between Swine - (Abstract Only)
Toscano, M.J., Stabel, T.J., Hurd, S.H., Lay Jr, D.C. 2004. Effect of norepinephrine in the transmission of Salmonella between swine. Proceedings of the Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases. p. 107.
Parsing the Characteristics of a Simulated Udder to Determine Relative Attractiveness to Piglets in the 72 Hours Following Parturition - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Toscano, M.J., Lay Jr, D.C. Parsing the characteristics of a simulated udder to determine relative attractiveness to piglets in the 72 hours following parturition. Applied Animal Behavior Science. 92:283-91.
Effects of Mixing Stress on Plasma Cortisol, Corticosteroid-Binding Globulin and Free Cortisol Index in Prenatally-Stressed Pigs - (Abstract Only)
Lay, Jr., D.C., Kattesh, H.G., Roberts, M.P., Toscano, M.J., McMunn, K.A. 2004. Effects of mixing stress on plasma cortisol, corticosteroid-binding globulin and free cortisol index in prenatally-stressed pigs [abstract]. Journal of Animal Science. 82:279.
Both Psychological Stress and Physical Stress Alter the Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal Axis in Swine - (Abstract Only)
Lay, Jr., D.C., Carroll, J.A., Weesner, G.D., Toscano, M.J., McMunn, K.A. 2004. Both psychological stress and physical stress alter the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis in swine [abstract]. International Journal of Psychophysiology. 54:190.
Effects of Pre-Natal Stress on the Resulting Offspring - (Experiment Station)
TOSCANO, M.J., LAY JR, D.C. EFFECTS OF PRE-NATAL STRESS ON THE RESULTING OFFSPRING. SWINE RESEARCH REPORT. 2003. P. 135.
Effect of Mixing and Transportation on Behavior and Cortisol Response in Relation to Salmonella Infection in Swine - (Abstract Only)
LAY, JR., D.C., STABEL, T.J., TOSCANO, M.J. EFFECT OF MIXING AND TRANSPORTATION ON BEHAVIOR AND CORTISOL RESPONSE IN RELATION TO SALMONELLA INFECTION IN SWINE. PROCEEDINGS OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF ANIMAL SCIENCE. 2003. ABSTRACT P. 323.
Effect of Thermal and Hormonal Manipulation of Developing Chick Embryos on Post Hatch Behavior and Physiology - (Abstract Only)
SCOTT, K.A., LAY JR, D.C., SMITH, H.K., TOSCANO, M.J., WILSON, M.E. EFFECT OF THERMAL AND HORMONAL MANIPULATION OF DEVELOPING CHICK EMBRYOS ON POST HATCH BEHAVIOR AND PHYSIOLOGY. MEETING ABSTRACT. 2003. V. 86(SUPPL.2): ABSTRACT P. 2.
Beef Cattle: Behavior Management and Well-Being - (Book / Chapter)
Lay, Jr, D.C. The Encyclopedia of Applied Animal Behaviour and Welfare, CABI No. Am. Office, Cambridge, MA. Available: www.cabi.org
Effects of Pre-Natal Stress on Immunological Response and Weight Gain During the Grower Finisher Period - (Abstract Only)
TOSCANO, M.J., SCOTT, K.A., SMITH, H.K., CUNNICK, J.E., DANIELS, M.J., LAY JR, D.C. EFFECTS OF PRE-NATAL STRESS ON IMMUNOLOGICAL RESPONSE AND WEIGHT GAIN DURING THE GROWER FINISHER PERIOD. JOURNAL OF ANIMAL SCIENCE. V. 81(622). P. 157.
Effect of Mixing and Transportation Stress Parameters on the Recrudescence of Salmonella in Swine - (Abstract Only)
STABEL, T.J., LAY, JR., D.C., TOSCANO, M.J., SCOTT, K.A., VOTE,B. EFFECT OF MIXING AND TRANSPORTATION STRESS PARAMETERS ON THE RECRUDESCENCE OF SALMONELLA IN SWINE. CONFERENCE OF RESEARCH WORKERS IN ANIMAL DISEASES. 2002. ABSTRACT P. 49P.
Effects of Pre-Natal Stress on Piglet Behavior and Immunological Response to Weaning - (Abstract Only)
TOSCANO, M.J., SCOTT, K.A., LAY JR, D.C., SMITH, H.K. EFFECTS OF PRE-NATAL STRESS ON PIGLET BEHAVIOR AND IMMUNOLOGICAL RESPONSE TO WEANING. MEETING ABSTRACT. 2002. ABSTRACT P. 13.
The Isolation of Simulated Udder Elements to Decrease Danger to Piglets Due to Crushing - (Abstract Only)
SMITH, H.K., SCOTT, K.A., TOSCANO, M.J., DANIELS, K., LAY JR, D.C. THE ISOLATION OF SIMULATED UDDER ELEMENTS TO DECREASE DANGER TO PIGLETS DUE TO CRUSHING. JOURNAL OF ANIMAL SCIENCE. V. 85(SUPPL. 1): ABSTRACT P. 26.
Effect of Elevated Thermal Temperature and Exogenous Corticosteroid During Incubation on the Physiology of Chickens - (Abstract Only)
LAY JR, D.C., WILSON, M.E., SCOTT, K.A., SMITH, H.K., TOSCANO, M.J. EFFECT OF ELEVATED THERMAL TEMPERATURE AND EXOGENOUS CORTICOSTEROID DURING INCUBATION ON THE PHYSIOLOGY OF CHICKENS. 2002. V. 5 (SUPPL.1): ABSTRACT P. 103.
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