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Narayan C Rath
Poultry Production and Products Safety Research
Research Physiologist (Poultry)

Phone: (479) 575-6189
Fax: (479) 575-4202
Room O-307
POSC, UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS
FAYETTEVILLE, AR, 72701-0000

Projects
ALTERNATIVE INTERVENTION AND CONTROL STRATEGIES FOR FOODBORNE PATHOGENS IN POULTRY AND POULTRY PRODUCTS
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 421592
NOVEL THERAPEUTIC, DIAGNOSTIC, AND MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES TO REDUCE ANTIBIOTIC USE IN POULTRY PRODUCTION
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 422618
SERUM PROTEIN BIOMARKERS TO IDENTIFY CHICKENS RESISTANT AND SUSCEPTIBLE TO METABOLIC SKELETAL DISEASES
Trust (T)
  Accession Number: 418758

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Environmental Augmentation with Bacteriophage Prevents Colibacillosis in Broiler Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (07-Aug-14)
Effects of Vitamin D and Yeast Extract Supplementation on Turkey Mortality and Clostridial Dermatitis Incidence in a Dexamethasone Immunosuppresssion Model - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (25-Jun-14)
Isolation and Characterization of Chicken Bile Matrix Metalloproteinase - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Packialakshmi, B., Liyanage, R., Rasaputra, K., Lay, J., Rath, N.C. 2014. Isolation and Characterization of Chicken Bile Matrix Metalloproteinase. Poultry Science. 93(6):1495-1502.
Dexamethasone immunosuppression results in turkey clostridial dermatitis: A retrospective analysis of 7 studies, 1998 - 2009 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C. 2013. Dexamethasone immunosuppression results in turkey clostridial dermatitis: A retrospective analysis of 7 studies, 1998 - 2009. Avian Diseases. 57:730-736.
Identification and structural characterization of avian beta-defensin 2 peptides from pheasant and quail - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rath, N.C., Kannan, L., Liyanage, R., Lay, J.O., Balamurugan, P., Anthony, N.B. 2013. Identification and structural characterization of avian beta-defensin 2 peptides from pheasant and quail. Journal of Proteomics and Bioinformatics. 6(2):31-37.
Effect of thiram on avian growth plate chondrocytes in culture - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rath, N.C., Rasaputra, K., Liyanage, R., Lay, J., Slavik, M. 2013. Effect of thiram on avian growth plate chondrocytes in culture. Journal of Toxicological Sciences. 38(1):93-101.
Method of administration affects the ability of bacteriophage to prevent colibacillosis in 1-day-old broiler chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, A.M. 2013. Method of administration affects the ability of bacteriophage to prevent colibacillosis in 1-day-old broiler chickens. Poultry Science. 92(4):930-934.
The effects of yeast feed supplementaion on turkey performance and pathogen colonization in a transport stress/Escherichia coli challenge - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Jalukar, S., Oppy, J., Rath, N.C., Packialakshmi, B. 2013. The effects of yeast feed supplementaion on turkey performance and pathogen colonization in a transport stress/Escherichia coli challenge. Poultry Science. 92(3):655-662.
Effect of marinating chicken meat with lemon, green tea, and turmeric against foodborne bacterial pathogenss - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Murali, N., Kumar-Philips, G.S., Rath, N.C., Marcy, J., Slavik, M. 2012. Effect of marinating chicken meat with lemon, green tea, and turmeric against foodborne bacterial pathogenss. International Journal of Poultry Science. 11(5):326-332.
Antibacterial activity of plant extracts on foodborne bacterial pathogens and food spoilage bacteria - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Murali, N., Kumar-Philips, G.S., Rath, N.C., Marcy, J., Slavik, M.F. 2012. Antibacterial activity of plant extracts on foodborne bacterial pathogens and food spoilage bacteria. Agriculture, Food and Analytical Bacteriology. 2(3):209-221.
Effect of thiram on chicken growth plate cartilage - (Abstract Only) - (02-Aug-12)
The probiotic Escherichia coli Nissle 1917 enhances early gastrointestinal maturation in young turkey poults - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Moyle, J.R., Del Los Santos, S., Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Farnell, M., Fanatico, A., Ricke, S.C., Enders, C., Sonnenborn, U., Donoghue, D.J., Donoghue, A.M. 2012. The probiotic Escherichia coli Nissle 1917 enhances early gastrointestinal maturation in young turkey poults. International Journal of Poultry Science. 11(7):445-452.
Chicken bile Matrix metalloproteinase; its characterization and significance - (Abstract Only) - (30-Mar-12)
Changes in serum protein profiles of chickens with tibial dyschondroplasia - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rasaprutra, K., Liyanage, R., Lay, J., Erf, G., Okimoto, R., Rath, N.C. 2012. Changes in serum protein profiles of chickens with tibial dyschondroplasia. Open Proteomics Journal. 5:1-7. Available: http://www.benthamscience.com/open/toprotj/.
Effects of high fat diet and prednisolone on femoral head separation in chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (21-Jul-11)
Effects of dietary Aspergillus meal prebiotic on turkey poults production parameters and bone qualities - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Reginatto, A.R., Menconi, A., Londero, A., Pires, R.A., Shivaramaiah, S., Wolfended, A.D., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, A.M., Hargis, B.M., Tellez, G. 2011. Effects of dietary Aspergillus meal prebiotic on turkey poults production parameters and bone qualities. International Journal of Poultry Science. 10(7):496-499.
Effects of high fat diet and prednisolone treatment on femoral head separation in chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Durairaj, V., Clark, F.D., Coon, C., Huff, W.E., Okimoto, R., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C. 2012. Effects of high fat diet and prednisolone treatment on femoral head separation in chickens. British Poultry Science. 53(2):198-203.
Bone characteristics of 16 wk-old turkeys subjected to different dietary regimens and simulated stress - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhou, Z.L., Rath, N.C., Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rasaputra, K.S., Salas, C., Coon, C.N. 2011. Bone characteristics of 16 wk-old turkeys subjected to different dietary regimens and simulated stress. International Journal of Poultry Science. 10(5):332-337.
Dithiocarbamate toxicity - An appraisal - (Book / Chapter)
Rath, N.C., Rasaputra, K.S., Liyanage, R., Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E. 2011. Dithiocarbamate toxicity - An appraisal. In: Stoytcheva, M. editor. Pesticides in the Modern World - Effects of Pesticides Exposure. InTech. Available from: http://www.intechopen.com/books/pesticides-in-the-modern-world-effects-of-pesticidesexposure/ dithiocarbamate-toxicity-an-appraisal. p. 323-340.
Macrophage activation-induced thymosin beta 4 production: a tissue repair mechanism - (Abstract Only) - (04-Apr-11)
Effects of dietary yeast extract on turkey stress response and heterophil oxidative burst activity - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Dutta, V., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C. 2011. Effects of dietary yeast extract on turkey stress response and heterophil oxidative burst activity. British Poultry Science. 52:4, p. 446-455.
Differences in pathogen colonization and mortality of genetically selected Japanese quail lines subjected to heat stress and Escherichia coli challenge - (Abstract Only) - (29-Mar-11)
Identification and Characterization of Pheasant and Quail Avian Beta Defensin 2 - (Abstract Only) - (23-Mar-11)
Effects of yeast extract and vitamin D on turkey mortality and cellulitis incidence in a transport stress model. - (Abstract Only)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C. 2011. Effects of yeast extract and vitamin D on turkey mortality and cellulitis incidence in a transport stress model.American Association of Avian Pathologists. American Association of Avian Pathologists Meeting, July 16-19, 2011, St. Louis, MO. Abstract #11147. 90, E-Supp 1. Available: http://www.aaap.info/assets/2011Program/aaap%202011%20abstracts.pdf.
Tibial dyschondroplasia associated proteomic changes in chicken growth plate cartilage - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rasaputra, K., Liyanage, R., Lay, Jr, J., McCarthy, F., Rath, N.C. 2010. Tibial dyschondroplasia associated proteomic changes in chicken growth plate cartilage. Avian Diseases. 54(4):1166-1171.
Effect of toll-like receptor activation on thymosin beta-4 production by chicken macrophages - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kannan, L., Rath, N.C., Liyanage, R., Lay, Jr., J.O. 2010. Effect of toll-like receptor activation on thymosin beta 4 production by chicken macrophages. Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry. 344(1-2):55-63.
Immune Interference of Bacteriophage Efficacy When Treating Colibacillosis In Poultry - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, A.M. 2010. Immune interference of bacteriophage efficacy when treating colibacillosis in poultry. Poultry Science. 89(5):895-900.
Bacterial clearance, heterophil function, and hematological parameters of transport stressed turkey poults supplemented with dietary yeast extract - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Farnell, M.B., Rath, N.C., De Los Santos, F.S., Donoghue, A.M. 2010. Bacterial clearance, heterophil function, and hematological parameters of transport stressed turkey poults supplemented with dietary yeast extract. Poultry Science. 89(3):447-456.
Critical Evaluation of Bacteriophage to Prevent and Treat Colibacillosis in Poultry. - (Review Article)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, A.M. 2010. Critical Evaluation of Bacteriophage to Prevent and Treat Colibacillosis in Poultry. Arkansas Academy of Science. 63:93-98.
Nutritional immunomodulation as an approach to decreasing the negative effects of stress in poultry production - (Review Article)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C. 2010. Nutritional immunomodulation as an approach to decreasing the negative effects of stress in poultry production. Arkansas Academy of Science. 63:87-92.
Evaluation of beta defensin 2 production by chicken heterophils using direct MALDI mass spectrometry - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rath, N.C., Kannan, L., Liyanage, R., Lay, J.O. 2009. Evaluation of beta defensin 2 production by chicken heterophils using direct MALDI mass spectrometry. Molecular Immunology. 46(15)3151-3156.
Serum Ovotransferrin as a Biomarker of Inflammatory Diseases in Chickens. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rath, N.C., Anthony, N.B., Kannan, L., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Chapman, H.D., Erf, G.F., Wakenell, P. 2009. Serum Ovotransferrin as a Biomarker of Inflammatory Diseases in Chickens. Poultry Science. 88(10):2069-2074.
Evaluation of ovotransferrin as a nonspecific marker of health problems in chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rath, N.C., Anthony, N.B., Kannan, L., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Chapman, H.D., Erf, G.F., Wakenell, P. 2009. Evaluation of ovotransferrin as a nonspecific marker of health problems in chickens. Poultry Science. 88(10):2069-2074.
Impact of high fat diets on bone strength and metabolism in chickens - (Trade Journal)
Rath, N.C., Durairaj, V., Clark, F.D., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R. 2009. Impact of high fat diets on bone strength and metabolism in chickens. Feedinfo News Service Scientific Reviews. Available: http://www.feedinfo.com.
Cellular component of lavage fluid from broilers with normal versus aerosol-primed airways - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lorenzoni, A.G., Erf, G.F., Rath, N.C. 2009. Cellular component of lavage fluid from broilers with normal versus aerosol-primed airways. Poultry Science. 88(2):303-308.
Direct screening identifies mature beta-defensin 2 in avian heterophils - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kannan, L., Rath, N.C., Liyanage, R., Lay, J.O. 2009. Direct screening identifies mature beta-defensin 2 in avian heterophils. Poultry Science. 88(2):372-379.
Bacteriophage for prophylaxis and therapy in cattle, poultry, and pigs. - (Review Article)
Johnson, R.P., Gyles, C.L., Huff, W.E., Ojha, S., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, A.M. 2009. Bacteriophage for prophylaxis and therapy in cattle, poultry, and pigs. Animal Health Research Reviews. 9(2):201-215.
Effect of high fat diet on broiler chicken performance - (Abstract Only) - (11-Oct-08)
Histopathology and serum clinical chemistry evaluation of broilers with femoral head separation disorder - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Durairaj, V., Okimoto, R., Rasaputra, K.S., Clark, F.D., Rath, N.C. 2009. Histopathology and serum clinical chemistry evaluation of broilers with femoral head separation disorder. Avian Diseases. 53(1):21-25.
Potential of Bacteriophage to Prevent and Treat Poultry Diseases - (Proceedings)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, A.M. 2008. Potential of Bacteriophage to Prevent and Treat Poultry Diseases. In: Proceedings of the 23rd World Poultry Congress, June 30 - July 4, 2008, Queensland, Brisbane, Australia. 2008 CDROM.
Effects of Escherichia coli Challenge and Transport Stress on Hematology and Serum Chemistry Values of Three Genetic Lines of Turkeys - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Anthony, N.B., Nestor, K.E. 2008. Effects of Escherichia coli Challenge and Transport Stress on Hematology and Serum Chemistry Values of Three Genetic Lines of Turkeys. Poultry Science. 87:1-8.
Femoral head cartilage disarticulation disorder - (Abstract Only) - (11-Feb-08)
Regulation of thymosin beta 4 in chicken macrophages by toll like receptor activation - (Abstract Only) - (11-Feb-08)
Thymosin beta in Macrophages - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rath, N.C., Kannan, L., Liyanage, R., Lay, J.O. 2008. Thymosin beta in macrophages. Journal of Endocrinology and Reproduction. 11(2):1-7.
Serum chemistry and histopathology of broiler femoral head necrosis and tibial dyschondroplasia - (Proceedings)
Rath, N.C., Durairaj, V., Rasaputra, K.S., Okimoto, R., Clark, F.D. 2008. Serum chemistry and histopathology of broiler femoral head necrosis and tibial dyschondroplasia. In: Proceedings of the 23rd World Poultry Congress, June 30 - July 4, 2008, Queenslands, Brisbane, Australia. 2008 CDROM.
Identification and Characterization of Thymosin B4 in Chicken Macrophages Using Whole Cell MALDI-TOF - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kannan, L., Rath, N.C., Liyange, R., Lay, Jr, J. 2007. Identification and Characterization of Thymosin B4 in Chicken Macrophages Using Whole Cell MALDI-TOF. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1112:425-434.
Effects of a dietary yeast extract on hematological parameters, heterophil function, and bacterial clearance in turkey poults challenged with Escherichia coli and subjected to transport stress - (Abstract Only) - (17-Jul-07)
Effects of a dietary yeast extract on hematological parameters, heterophil function, and bacterial clearance in turkey poults challenged with Escherichia coli and subjected to transport stress - (Proceedings)
Huff, G.R., Farnell, M., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Solis De Los Santos, F., Donoghue, A.M. 2007. Effects of a dietary yeast extract on hematological parameters, heterophil function, and bacterial clearance in turkey poults challenged with Escherichia coli and subjected to transport stress. In: Proceedings of the XVIth European Symposium on Poultry Nutrition, August 26-30, 2007, Strausbourg, France. p. 200.
Thiram-Induced Changes in the Expression of Genes Relating to Vascularization and Tibial Dyschondroplasia. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rath, N.C., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R. 2007. Thiram-induced changes in the expression of genes relating to vascularization and tibial dyschondroplasia. Poultry Science. 86(11):2390-2395.
Activation of macrophage and heterophil function by ovotransferrin, an avian acute phase protein - (Book / Chapter)
Rath, N.C., Xie, H., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R. 2008. Activation of macrophage and heterophil function by ovotransferrin, an avian acute phase protein. In: Muller, G.V., editor. New Immunology. New York, NY: Nova Science Publishers. p. 95-108.
Avian acute phase protein ovotransferrin modulates phagocyte function - (Book / Chapter)
Rath, N.C., Xie, H., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R. 2008. Muller, Gunter V. (Editor).New Immunology Research Developments: Avian acute phase protein ovotransferrin modulates phagocyte function. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers, Inc. 14 p.
Effects of sex and genetics on behavior and stress response of turkeys - (Abstract Only)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, A.M., Anthony, N.B., Nestor, K.E. 2007. Effects of sex and genetics on behavior and stress response of turkeys [abstract]. 2nd World Conference of Stress, Aug 23-26, 2007, Budapest, Hungary. p. 289.
Immune interference with bacteriophage efficacy to treat colibacillosis in broiler chickens - (Abstract Only)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, A.M. 2007. Immune interference with bacteriophage efficacy to treat colibacillosis in broiler chickens [abstract]. Poultry Science. 86(1):565.
Yeast improves resistance to environmental challenges - (Trade Journal)
Huff, G.R., Solis Del Los Santos, F., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, A.M., Donoghue, D.J. 2007. Yeast improves resistance to environmental challenges. World Poultry. 23(7):12-14.
Evaluation of the Efficacy of Vitamin D3 Or Its Metabolites on Thiram-Induced Tibial Dyschondroplasia in Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rath, N.C., Kannan, L., Pillai, P.B., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Horst, R.L., Emmert, J.L. 2007. Evaluation of the efficacy of vitamin D3 or its metabolites on thiram-induced tibial dyschondroplasia in chickens. Research in Veterinary Science. 83(2):244-250.
Induction of Tibial Dyschondroplasia by Carbamate and Thiocarbamate Pesticides - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rath, N.C., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Kannan, L. 2007. Induction of tibial dyschondroplasia by carbamate and thiocarbamate pesticides. Avian Diseases. 51(1):590-593.
Influence of Hen Age on the Response of Turkey Poults to Cold Stress, Escherichia Coli Challenge, and Treatment with a Yeast Extract Antibiotic Alternative - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Solis De Los Santos, F., Farnell, M.B., Donoghue, A.M. 2007. Influence of hen age on the response of turkey poults to cold stress, Escherichia coli challenge, and treatment with a yeast extract antibiotic alternative. Poultry Science. 86:(4):636-642.
The effects of stress and concurrent Escherichia coli infection on the isolation of Listeria monocytogenes from synovial tissue of turkey poults. - (Abstract Only) - (15-Nov-06)
Differential Effects of Sex and Genetics on Behavior and Stress Response of Turkeys - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, A.M., Anthony, N., Nestor, K.E. 2007. Differential effects of sex and genetics on behavior and stress response of turkeys. Poultry Science. 86(7):1294-1303.
Gastrointestinal Maturation Is Accelerated in Turkey Poults Supplemented with a Mannan-Oligosaccharide Yeast Extract (Alphamune) - (Abstract Only)
Fausto, D., Farnell, M.B., Donoghue, A.M., Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, D.J. 2006. Gastrointestinal maturation is accelerated in turkey poults supplemented with a mannan-oligosaccharide yeast extract (Alphamune)[abstract]. Poultry Science Association Meeting. 87:75.
Evaluation of the Influence of Bacteriophage Titer on the Treatment of Colibacillosis in Broiler Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, A.M. 2006. Evaluation of the influence of bacteriophage titer on the treatment of colibacillosis in broiler chickens. Poultry Science. 85:1373-1377.
Efficacy of Iron Chelators on Campylobacter Concentrations in Turkey Semen - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cole, K., Donoghue, A.M., Reyes-Herrera, I., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, D.J. 2006. Efficacy of iron chelators on campylobacter concentrations in turkey semen. Poultry Science. 85:1462-1465.
Poultry Production Without the Use of Antibiotics - (Proceedings)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C. 2006. Poultry production without the use of antibiotics. In: Proceedings of the Louisiana Poultry Seminar, March 14-15, 2006, Bossier City, Louisiana. p. 34-40.
Limited Treatment with SS-1,3/1,6-Glucan Improves Production Values of Broiler Chickens Challenged with Escherichia Coli - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Tellez, G. 2006. Limited treatment with ß-1,3/1,6-glucan improves production values of broiler chickens challenged with Escherichia coli. Poultry Science. 85:613-618.
Effects of Humic Acid on Broiler Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rath, N.C., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R. 2006. Effects of humic acid on broiler chickens. Poultry Science. 85:410-414.
Influence of Hen Age on Response of Turkey Poults Challenged with Cold Stress and Escherichia Coli to Alphamune™, a Dietary Yeast Extract Antibiotic Alternative - (Abstract Only) - (20-Oct-05)
Stress Induced Colibacillosis and Turkey Osteomyelitis Complex in Turkeys Selected for Increased Body Weight - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Balog, J., Anthony, N.B., Nestor, K. 2006. Stress induced colibacillosis and turkey osteomyelitis complex in turkeys selected for increased body weight. Poultry Science. 85:266-272.
Evaluation of the Efficacy of Vitamin D3 and Its Metabolites to Prevent Thiram-Induced Growth Plate Dysplasia in Chickens - (Abstract Only)
Rath, N.C., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Horst, R.L. 2005. Evaluation of the efficacy of vitamin D3 and its metabolites to prevent thiram-induced growth plate dysplasia in chickens [abstract]. American Society for Bone and Mineral Research. Available: http://www.asbmr.org/meeting/abstracts.cfm.
Regulation of Avian Growth Plate Development and Its Interruption by Thiram, a Dithiocarbamate Pesticide - (Book / Chapter)
Rath, N.C., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R. 2007. Regulation of avian growth plate development and its interruption by thiram, a dithiocarbamate pesticide. In: 'Hormone Biotechnology' (Ed. S.K. Maitra), Daya Publishing House, Delhi, India. p. 399-411.
Bacteriophage: a Safe and Natural Alternative to Antimicrobial Growth Promoters - (Book / Chapter)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Balog, J.M., Donoghue, A.M. 2006. Bacteriophage: a safe and natural alternative to antimicrobial growth promoters. In: Barug, D., de Jong, J., Kies, A.K., Verstegen, M.W.A. (editors). Antimicrobial Growth Promoters: Where Do We Go From Here? The Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers. p. 341-360.
Respiratory Infection of Turkeys with Listeria Monocytogenes Scott A - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (02-Aug-05)
Colibacillosis and Turkey Osteomyelistis Complex in Turkeys Selected for Increased Body Weight and Subjected to Stress - (Abstract Only)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Balog, J., Anthony, N.B., Nestor, K.E. 2005. Colibacillosis and turkey osteomyelistis complex in turkeys selected for increased body weight and subjected to stress [abstract]. Poultry Science. M58 p. 17.
Chronic Sequelae of Listeria Monocytogenes Respiratory Infection of Turkey Poults and Implication of Biofilm Involvement - (Abstract Only)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Johnson, M.G., Nannapaneni, R. 2005. Chronic sequelae of listeria monocytogenes respiratory infection of turkey poults and implication of biofilm involvement [abstract]. American Society for Microbiology Annual Meeting, June 5-9, 2005, Atlanta, Georgia. 2005 CDROM.
Stress Response Differences and Disease Susceptibility Reflected by Heterophil/lymphocyte Ratio in Turkeys Selected for Increased Body Weight - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Balog, J.M., Rath, N.C., Anthony, N.B., Nestor, K.E. 2005. Stress response differences and disease susceptibility reflected by heterophil/lymphocyte ratio in turkeys selected for increased body weight. Poultry Science. 84:709-717.
Osteomyelitis in Commercial Turkeys - (Proceedings)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C. 2005. Osteomyelitis in commercial turkeys. In: Proceedings of the Midwest Poultry Federation Convention, March 15-17, 2005, Minneapolis, Minnesota. p. 66-76.
Ovotransferrin As An Avian Acute Phase Protein and Its Immunomodulatory Function - (Proceedings)
Rath, N.C. 2005. Ovotransferrin as an avian acute phase protein and its immunomodulatory function. In: Proceedings of the 5th International Colloquium on Animal Acute Phase Proteins, March 5-10, 2005, Dublin, Ireland. p. 18.
Nutritional Strategies for Reducing Reliance on Antibiotics in Poultry Production - (Abstract Only)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C. 2005. Feed supplementation strategies for reducing reliance on antibiotics in poultry production [abstract]. Antibiotic Growth Promoters: Worldwide Ban on the Horizon, January 31 - February 1, 2005, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. p. 120.
Changes in the Tibial Growth Plates of Chickens with Thiram Induced Dyschondroplasia - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rath, N.C., Richards, M.P., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Balog, J.M. 2005. Changes in the tibial growth plates of chickens with thiram induced dyschondroplasia. Journal of Comparative Pathology. 133:41-52.
Hematological Changes Reflect Stress Response Differences and Disease Susceptibility in Lines of Turkeys Selected for Increased Body Weight - (Abstract Only)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Balog, J.M., Rath, N.C., Anthony, N.B., Nestor, K.E. 2005. Hematological changes reflect stress response differences and disease susceptibility in lines of turkeys selected for increased body weight [abstract]. Southern Poultry Science Society. Available: http://www.poultryscience.org/psa05/abstracts/psabs104.pdf.
Bacteriophage: a Safe and Natural Alternative to Antimicrobial Growth Promoters - (Proceedings)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Balog, J., Donoghue, A.M. 2005. Bacteriophage: A safe and natural alternative to antimicrobial growth promoters. In: Proceedings of the International Debate Conference for the Feed and Food Chain Antimicrobial Growth Promoters: Worldwide Ban on the Horizon, January 31 - February 1, 2005, Noordwijk Ann Zee, The Netherlands. p. 60.
Alternative to Antibiotics - Utilization of Bacteriophage to Treat Colibacillosis and Prevent Foodborne Pathogens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Balog, J.M., Donoghue, A.M. 2005. Alternative to antibiotics - Utilization of bacteriophage to treat colibacillosis and prevent foodborne pathogens. Poultry Science. 84:655-659.
Minimizing Leg Problems Through Management. - (Popular Publication)
Rath, N.C. 2004. Minimizing leg problems through management. World Poultry Turkey Special. 6:14-16.
Therapeutic Efficacy of Bacteriophage and Baytril (Enrofloxacin) Individually and in Combination to Treat Colibacillosis in Broilers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Balog, J.M., Donoghue, A.M. 2004. Therapeutic efficacy of bacteriophage and baytril (Enrofloxacin) individually and in combination to treat colibacillosis in broilers. Poultry Science. 83:1944-1947.
Individual and Combined Efficacy of Bacteriophage and Baytril® (Enrofloxacin) to Treat a Severe Escherichia Coli Respiratory Infection in Broiler Chickens. - (Abstract Only)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Balog, J.M., Donoghue, A.M. 2004. Individual and combined efficacy of bacteriophage and Baytril (enrofloxacin) to treat a severe Escherichia coli respiratory infection in broiler chickens [abstract]. Poultry Science. 83:1780-1781.
Pathology of Listeriosis Resulting from Respiratory Infection of Turkey Poults with Listeria Monocytogenes Scott A - (Abstract Only)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Beasley, J.N., Johnson, M.J., Nannapaneni, R., Balog, J.M., Rath, N.C. 2004. Pathology of listeriosis resulting from respiratory infection of turkey poults with Listeria monocytogenes Scott A [abstract]. Poultry Science Association Annual Meeting, July 25-29, 2005, St. Louis, Missouri. p. 86.
Pathogenesis of Avian Growth Plate Dyschondroplasia - (Proceedings)
Rath, N.C., Balog, J.M., Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E. 2004. Pathogenesis of avian growth plate dyschondroplasia. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Production Diseases in Farm Animals, July 19-20, 2004, Lansing, Michigan. 2004 CDROM.
Alternative to Antibiotics - Utilization of Bacteriophage to Prevent Foodborne Pathogens. - (Proceedings)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Balog, J.M., Donoghue, A.M. 2004. Alternative to antibiotics - utilization of bacteriophage to prevent foodborne pathogens. In: Proceedings of the Poultry Science Symposium. 2004 Joint ADSA, ASAS, PSA Annual Meeting, July 25-29, 2004, St. Louis, Misouri. v. 82(Suppl. 1):81.
Treating and Preventing Colibacillosis in Poultry with Bacteriophage. - (Abstract Only)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Balog, J.M., Donoghue, A.M. 2004. Treating and preventing colibacillosis in poultry with bacteriophage [abstract]. ASM Conference on the New Phage Biology, August 1-5, 2004, Key Biscayne, Florida. p. 202.
Effect of Water Supplementation with Soluble Vitamin E and Sodium Salicylate (Uni-Soltm) on the Resistance of Turkeys to Escherichia Coli Respiratory Infection. - (Abstract Only) - (16-Dec-03)
Water-Soluble Vitamin E and Sodium Salicylate (Uni-Sol®) Increase the Resistance of Turkeys to E. Coli Respiratory Infection. - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (16-Dec-03)
Mechanism of Thiram-Induced Tibial Dyschondroplasia in Chickens. - (Proceedings)
Rath, N.C., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Balog, J.M. 2004. Mechanism of thiram-induced tibial dyschondroplasia in chickens. In: Proceedings of the World Poultry Congress, June 6-14, 2004, Istanbul, Turkey. Paper No. 798. 2004 CDROM.
Acute Phase Proteins in Relation to Disease and Immunity: An Avian Paradigm - (Abstract Only)
Rath, N.C. 2003. Acute phase proteins in relation to disease and immunity: An avian paradigm [abstract]. Immunology Research Workshop. p. 42-43.
Stress-Related Chronic Disease in Turkeys and the Effects of Nutritional and Environmental Immunomodulation. - (Abstract Only)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Balog, J.M. 2003. Stress-related chronic disease in turkeys and the effects of nutritional and environmental immunomodulation. Immunology Research Workshop. p. 50-51.
Comparative Efficacy of Different Dithiocarbamates to Induce Tibial Dyschondroplasia in Poultry. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rath, N.C., Balog, J.M., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R. 2004. Comparative efficacy of different dithiocarbamates to induce tibial dyschondroplasia in poultry. Poultry Science. 83:266-274.
Tibial Dyschondroplasia, a Poultry Leg Problem - (Popular Publication)
RATH, N.C. TIBIAL DYSCHONDROPLASIA, A POULTRY LEG PROBLEM. FEEDINFO.COM. 2003.
Bacteriophage: Potential Role in Food Safety - (Book / Chapter)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Balog, J.M., Donoghue, A.M. 2004. Bacteriophage: Potential role in food safety. In Preharvest and Postharvest Food Safety. Contemorary Issues and Future Directions. Ames, IA: Blackwell Publishing. p. 365-374.
Biofilm Involvement in Chronic Listeria Monocytogenes Infection in a Turkey Model of Stress Induced Arthritis and Osteomyelitis - (Abstract Only)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Johnson, M.G., Nannapeneni, R., Rath, N.C., Balog, J.M. 2003. Biofilm involvement in chronic listeria monocytogenes infection in a turkey model of stress induced arthritis and osteomyelitis [abstract]. Biofilms. p. 150.
Effects of Pyrrolidine Dithiocarbamate (Pdtc) on Chicken Chondrocytes. - (Abstract Only)
RATH, N.C. EFFECTS OF PYRROLIDINE DITHIOCARBAMATE (PDTC) ON CHICKEN CHONDROCYTES. JOURNAL OF BONE AND MINERAL RESEARCH. 2003. VOL. 18 (SUPPL. 2)
Comparative Studies on the Pathogenicity of Selected Strains of Avian Reoviruses. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
PANDA, A., CLARK, F.D., RATH, N.C., BEASLEY, J.N. COMPARATIVE STUDIES ON THE PATHOGENICITY OF SELECTED STRAINS OF AVIAN REOVIRUSES. INDIAN VETERINARY JOURNAL. 2003. V. 80. P. 1094-1099.
Characterization of a Spontaneously Transformed Chicken Mononuclear Cell Line - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rath, N.C., Parcells, M.S., Xie, H., Santin, E. Characterization of a spontaneously transformed chicken mononuclear cell line. Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology. 2003. v. 96. p. 93-104.
Modulation of Phagocyte Function by Ovotransferrin, a Chicken Acute Phase Protein - (Proceedings)
RATH, N.C., XIE, H., HUFF, W.E., HUFF, G.R., BALOG, J.M. MODULATION OF PHAGOCYTE FUNCTION BY OVOTRANSFERRIN, A CHICKEN ACUTE PHASE PROTEIN. WESTERN POULTRY DISEASE CONFERENCE. 2003. P. 322.
Effects of Pyrrolidine Dithiocarbamate (Pdtc) on Chicken Chondrocyte in Culture. - (Abstract Only)
RATH, N.C., RICHARDS, M.P., HUFF, W.E., BALOG, J.M., HUFF, G.R. Effects of Pyrrolidine Dithiocarbamate (PDTC) on Chicken Chondrocyte in Culture.. POULTRY SCIENCE MEETING. 2003. VOL 82 (Suppl. 1), p. 30.
Immunomodulation with B-1,3/1,6-Glucan (Immustim®) Affects Growth Performance and Resistance to Escherichia Coli Respiratory Infection of Broiler Chickens. - (Abstract Only)
HUFF, G.R., HUFF, W.E., RATH, N.C., BALOG, J.M., TELLEZ, G. IMMUNOMODULATION WITH B-1,3/1,6-GLUCAN (IMMUSTIM®) AFFECTS GROWTH PERFORMANCE AND RESISTANCE TO ESCHERICHIA COLI RESPIRATORY INFECTION OF BROILER CHICKENS. POULTRY SCIENCE MEETING. 2003. v. 82, p. 57.
Bacteriophage Treatment of a Severe Escherichia Coli Respiratory Infection in Broiler Chickens. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
HUFF, W.E., HUFF, G.R., RATH, N.C., BALOG, J.M., DONOGHUE, A.M. BACTERIOPHAGE TREATMENT OF A SEVERE ESCHERICHIA COLI RESPIRATORY INFECTION IN BROILER CHICKENS. AVIAN DISEASES. 2003. V. 47. P. 1399-1405.
Effect of Hypobaric Hypoxia on Ascites Resistant and Susceptible Lines and Their Reciprocal F1 Crosses. 2. Gut Development. - (Abstract Only)
Tellez, G., Balog, J.M., Pavlidis, H.O., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Stamps, L., Donoghue, A.M., Hargis, B.M., Anthony, N.B. 2003. Effect of hypobaric hypoxia on ascites resistant and susceptible lines and their reciprocal F1 crosses. 2. Gut development. [abstract]. Poultry Science Meeting. 82(Suppl 1):22.
Effect of Cold Stress on Broilers Selected for Resistance Or Susceptibilityto Ascites Syndrome. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
BALOG, J.M., KIDD, B.D., ANTHONY, N.B., HUFF, G.R., HUFF, W.E., RATH, N.C. EFFECT OF COLD STRESS ON BROILERS SELECTED FOR RESISTANCE OR SUSCEPTIBILITY TO ASCITES SYNDROME. POULTRY SCIENCE. 2003. V. 82, NO. 9, P. 1383-1387.
Evaluation of Aerosol Spray and Intramuscular Injection of Bacteriophage to Treat An Escherichia Coli Respiratory Infection - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
HUFF, W.E., HUFF, G.R., RATH, N.C., BALOG, J.M., DONOGHUE, A.M. Evaluation of Aerosol Spray and Intramuscular Injection of Bacteriophage to Treat an Escherichia coli Respiratory Infection. Poultry Science. 2003. v. 82(7). p. 1108-1112.
The Effects of Behavior and Environmental Enrichment on Disease Resistance of Turkeys - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
HUFF, G.R., HUFF, W.E., BALOG, J.M., RATH, N.C. THE EFFECTS OF BEHAVIOR AND ENVIRONMENTAL ENRICHMENT IN DISEASE RESISTANCE OF TURKEYS. BRAIN BEHAVIOR AND IMMUNITY. 2003. v. 17. p. 339-349.
Ancillary Scientists Symposium: Genetic Technology Applied to Poultry Production - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
RATH, N.C., EMARA, M.G. ANCILLARY SCIENTISTS SYMPOSIUM: GENETIC TECHNOLOGY APPLIED TO POULTRY PRODUCTION. POULTRY SCIENCE. 2003. v. 82(6). p. 868-869.
Respiratory Challenge of Day-Old Turkey Poults with Listeria Monocytogenes Scott a Results in Systemic Infection with High Mortality and Organ and Knee Synovial Tissue Invasion - (Abstract Only)
HUFF, G.R., HUFF, W.E., BALOG, J.M., RATH, N.C., NANNAPANENI, R., JOHNSON, M. RESPIRATORY CHALLENGE OF DAY-OLD TURKEY POULTS WITH LISTERIA MONOCYTOGENES SCOTT A RESULTS IN SYSTEMIC INFECTION WITH HIGH MORTALITY AND ORGAN AND KNEE SYNOVIAL TISSUE INVASION. SOUTHERN POULTRY SCIENCE SOCIETY MEETING. 2003. V. 13(SUPPL.1): ABSTRACT P. 19.
Prevention of Escherichia Coli Infection in Broiler Chickens with Bacteriophage (Spr02) - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (30-Jun-02)
Effects of Ovotransferrin on Chicken Macrophages and Heterophil-Granulocytes. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
RATH, N.C., XIE, H., HUFF, G.R., HUFF, W.E., BALOG, J.M. EFFECTS OF OVOTRANSFERRIN ON CHICKEN MACROPHAGES AND HETEROPHIL-GRANULOCYTES. . DEVELOPMENTAL AND COMPARATIVE IMMUNOLOGY. 2002. VOL. 26 (9): 805-815.
Effect of Dietary Supplementation with Vitamin D Metabolites in An Experimental Model of Turkey Osteomyelitis Complex. - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (27-Feb-02)
Changes in Serum Ovotransferrin Levels in Chickens with Experimentally Induced Inflammation and Diseases. - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (26-Nov-01)
Identification of Ovotransferrin As An Acute Phase Protein in Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (27-Sep-01)
Matrix Metalloproteinase Activities of Turkey Bile - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (11-Jun-01)
Viral and Bacterial Agents Associated with Experimental Transmission of Infectious Proventriculitis of Broiler Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (10-May-01)
Inflammation-Induced Changes in Serum Modulate Chicken Macrophage Function - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (20-Feb-01)
Comparison of Ascites Resistant, Ascites Susceptible and Relaxed Lines of Broilers 2. Hematology, Organ Weights and Histology. - (Abstract Only) - (25-Aug-00)
Physiological Comparison Between Ascites Resistant and Ascites Susceptible Broilers - (Abstract Only) - (25-Aug-00)
Aspirin and Ascites Syndrome in Broilers - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (03-Apr-00)
Turkey Osteomyelitis Complex - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (29-Feb-00)
The Effect of Vitamin D3 on Resistance to Stress Related Infection in An Experimental Model of Turkey Osteomyelitis Complex - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (07-Feb-00)
Ascites Syndrome and Related Pathologies in Feed Restricted Broilers Raisedin a Hypobaric Chamber - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (07-Oct-99)
Age Related Changes in Growth, Composition and Biochemical Properties of Tibial Bones of Broiler Chickens - (Abstract Only) - (03-Oct-99)
The Effects of Supplemental Vitamin C and Vitamin D3 on Stress Related Bacterial Infections in Turkeys - (Proceedings) - (16-Sep-99)
Effects of Salmonella Typhimurium Lipopolysaccharide on Broiler Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (11-Aug-99)
Acute Phase Changes in Blood of 3-Wk-Old Male Broiler Chickens Following Administration of Salmonella Typhimurium Lipopolysaccharide (Lps) Or Dry Inactivated Staphylococcus Aureus Cells. - (Abstract Only) - (11-Aug-99)
Research on the Probable Cause of An Outbreak of Field Rickets in Turkeys - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (11-Aug-99)
Factors Regulating Bone Strength and Maturity - (Abstract Only) - (07-Aug-99)
The Effects of Dexamethasone Immunosuppression on Bactericidal Activity of Turkey Monocytes - (Abstract Only) - (30-May-99)
Modulation of Heterophil Functions by Poultry Feed Additives - (Proceedings) - (24-Apr-99)
The Effects of Dexamethasone in An Experimental Model of Turkey Osteomyelitis Complex - (Proceedings) - (24-Apr-99)
Studies on Intestinal Strength of Poultry - (Proceedings) - (24-Apr-99)
Comparative Differences in the Composition and Biomechanical Properties of Tibial Bones of 7 and 72 Week Old Male and Female Broiler Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (31-Mar-99)
The Effect of a Second Dexamethasone Treatment on Turkeys Previously Challenged in An Experimental Eschericia Coli Respiratory Model of Turkey Osteomyelitis Complex - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (31-Mar-99)
Studies on the Effect of Propionic Acid, Alum, Tannic Acid, Calcium Carbonate, and Betaine on the Intestinal Strength of Broiler Chickens - (Abstract Only) - (18-Jan-99)
Incidence of Ascites Syndrome and Related Pathologies in Feed Restricted Broilers Raised at Simulated High Altitude - (Proceedings) - (12-Dec-98)
Sex Differences in the Resistance of Turkeys to Escherichia Coli Challenge after Immunosuppression with Dexamethasone - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (03-Aug-98)
Effect of Dietary Phytase and High Available Phosphorus (Hap) Corn on Broiler Chicken Performance - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (03-Aug-98)
Fluorescein Isothiocyanate Staining and Characterization of Avian Heterophils - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (19-Feb-98)
The Effects of Dexamethasone Immunosuppression on Turkey Osteomyelitis Complex in An Experimental Escherichia Coli Respiratory Infection - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (15-Dec-97)
Effects of Roxarsone and Monensin on Digital Flexoral Tendons of Broiler Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (19-Nov-97)
Cell Death in Avian Tibial Dyschondroplasia - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (10-Apr-97)
Variation in Toe-Web Response of Turkey Poults to Phytohemagglutinin-P and Their Resistance to Escherichia Coli Challenge - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (21-Feb-97)
Matrix Metalloproteinase Activities in Avian Tibial Dyschondroplasia - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (18-Oct-96)
Immune and Physiological Responses of Turkeys with Green-Liver Osteomyelitis Complex - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (08-Oct-96)
Effect of the Genetic Selection of Turkeys for Increased Body Weight and Egg Production on Immune and Physiological Responses - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (08-Oct-96)
Effect of Intermittent Activity on Broiler Production Parameters - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (28-Sep-96)
Effect of Feed and Water Withdrawl on Green Liver Discoloration, Serum Triglycerides, and Hemoconcentration in Turkeys - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (19-Sep-96)
Evaluation of the Toxicity of Alum (Aluminum Sulfate) in Young Broiler Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (27-Aug-96)
Effect of Gonadal Steroids on Broiler Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (28-Nov-95)
The Effect of Dietary Copper Sulfate on Infectious Proventriculitis - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (12-Sep-95)
Experimental Reproduction of Proventriculitis Using Homogenates of Proventricular Tissue - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (28-Jun-95)
Does Pulmonary Hypertension Syndrome (Ascites) Occur More Frequently in Broilers Medicated with Monensin - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (23-Jun-95)
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