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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Carol G. Chitko Mckown

Research Microbiologist


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
SNPs for parentage testing and traceability in globally diverse breeds of sheep - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Heaton, M.P., Leymaster, K.A., Kalbfleisch, T.S., Kijas, J.W., Clarke, S.M., McEwan, J., Maddox, J.F., Basnayake, V., Petrik, D.T., Simpson, B., Smith, T.P., Chitko-McKown, C.G. 2014. SNPs for parentage testing and traceability in globally diverse breeds of sheep. PLoS One. 9(4):e94851. DOI: 10.1371/JOURNAL.PONE.0094851.
Complete closed genome sequences of three Bibersteinia trehalosi nasopharyngeal isolates from cattle with shipping fever - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Harhay, G.P., McVey, D.S., Koren, S., Phillippy, A.M., Bono, J.L., Harhay, D.M., Clawson, M.L., Heaton, M.P., Chitko-McKown, C.G., Korlach, J., Smith, T.P. 2014. Complete closed genome sequences of three Bibersteinia trehalosi nasopharyngeal isolates from cattle with shipping fever. Genome Announcements. 2(1):e00084-14.
Complete closed genome sequences of four Mannheimia varigena isolates from cattle with shipping fever - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Harhay, G.P., Murray, R.W., Lubbers, B., Griffin, D., Koren, S., Phillippy, A.M., Harhay, D.M., Bono, J.L., Clawson, M.L., Heaton, M.P., Chitko McKown, C.G., Smith, T.P. 2014. Complete closed genome sequences of four Mannheimia varigena isolates from cattle with shipping fever. Genome Announcements. 2(1):e00088-14.
Mitigation of larkspur poisoning on rangelands through the selection of cattle - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Green, B.T., Welch, K.D., Pfister, J.A., Chitko McKown, C.G., Gardner, D.R., Panter, K.E. 2014. Mitigation of larkspur poisoning on rangelands through the selection of cattle. Rangelands. 36(1): 10-5.
SNPs for parentage testing and traceability in globally diverse breeds of sheep - (Abstract Only)
Heaton, M.P., Leymaster, K.A., Kalbfleisch, T.S., Kijas, J.W., Clarke, S.M., McEwan, J., Maddox, J.F., Basnayake, V., Petrik, D.T., Simpson, B., Smith, T.P., Chitko McKown, C.G. 2014. SNPs for parentage testing and traceability in globally diverse breeds of sheep [Abstract]. Proceedings Plant and Animal Genome XXII Conference, January 11-15, 2014, San Diego, CA. Poster P614.
Effects of TMEM154 haplotypes 1 and 3 on susceptibility to ovine progressive pneumonia virus following natural exposure in sheep - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Leymaster, K.A., Chitko-McKown, C.G., Clawson, M.L., Harhay, G.P., Heaton, M.P. 2013. Effects of TMEM154 haplotypes 1 and 3 on susceptibility to ovine progressive pneumonia virus following natural exposure in sheep. Journal of Animal Science. 91(11):5114-5121.
Small ruminant lentivirus genetic subgroups associate with sheep TMEM154 genotypes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sider, L.H., Heaton, M.P., Chitko-Mckown, C.G., Harhay, G.P., Smith, T.P.L., Leymaster, K.A., Laegreid, W.W., and Clawson, M.L. 2013. Small ruminant lentivirus genetic subgroups associate with sheep TMEM154 genotypes. Veterinary Research. 44:64. DOI: 10.1186/1297-9716-44-64.
The change in differing leukocyte populations during vaccination to bovine respiratory disease and their correlations with lung scores, health records, and average daily gain - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Leach, R.J., Chitko-McKown, C.G., Bennett, G.L., Jones, S.A., Kachman, S.D., Keele, J.W., Leymaster, K.A., Thallman, R.M., Kuehn, L.A. 2013. The change in differing leukocyte populations during vaccination to bovine respiratory disease and their correlations with lung scores, health records, and average daily gain. Journal of Animal Science. 91(8):3564-3573.
Complete closed genome sequences of Mannheimia haemolytica serotypes A1 and A6 isolated from cattle - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Harhay, G.P., Koren, S., Phillippy, A.M., McVey, D.S., Kuszak, J., Clawson, M.L., Harhay, D.M., Heaton, M.P., Chitko-McKown, C.G., Smith, T.P.L. 2013. Complete closed genome sequences of Mannheimia haemolytica serotypes A1 and A6 isolated from cattle. Genome Announcements. 1(3):e00188-13. DOI: 10.1128/GENOMEA.00188-13.
Genome wide association of white blood cell types during vaccination - (Abstract Only) - (10-Mar-13)
Development and characterization of two porcine monocyte-derived macrophage cell lines - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chitko McKown, C.G., Chapes, S.K., Miller, L.C., Riggs, P.K., Ortega, M.T., Green, B.T., McKown, R.D. 2013. Development and characterization of two porcine monocyte-derived macrophage cell lines. Results in Immunology. 3:26-31.
Identification of an ionotropic glutamate receptor AMPA1/GRIA1 polymorphism in crossbred beef cows differing in fertility - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cushman, R.A., Miles, J.R., Rempel, L.A., McDaneld, T.G., Kuehn, L.A., Chitko-McKown, C.G., Nonneman, D., Echternkamp, S.E. 2013. Identification of an ionotropic glutamate receptor AMPA1/GRIA1 polymorphism in crossbred beef cows differing in fertility. Journal of Animal Science. 91(6):2640-2646.
Rhodotorula minuta fungemia in a ewe lamb - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chitko-McKown, C.G., Leymaster, K.A., Heaton, M.P., Griffin, D.D., Veatch, J.K., Jones, S., Clawson, M.L. 2013. Rhodotorula minuta fungemia in a ewe lamb. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. doi:10.1111/tbed.12062. [Epub ahead of print].
Genetic testing for TMEM154 mutations associated with lentivirus susceptibility in sheep - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Heaton, M.P., Kalbfleisch, T.S., Petrik, D.T., Simpson, B., Kijas, J.W., Clawson, M.L., Chitko MckKown, C.G., Harhay, G.P., Leymaster, K.A. 2013. Genetic testing for TMEM154 mutations associated with lentivirus susceptibility in sheep. PLoS One. 8(2):e55490. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0055490.
Application of SMRT genome sequencing to reveal the methylomes of bacteria associated with respiratory disease outbreaks in beef cattle - (Abstract Only)
Harhay, G.P., McVey, D.S., Korlach, J., Roberts, R., Chitko-McKown, C.G., Clawson, M.L., Heaton, M.P., Harhay, D.M., Smith, T.P.L., Anton, B.P. 2013. Application of SMRT genome sequencing to reveal the methylomes of bacteria associated with respiratory disease outbreaks in beef cattle [Abstract]. Advances in Genome Biology and Technology Conference, February 20-23, 2013, Marco Island, FL. Page 99.
Genetic testing for TMEM154 mutations associated with lentivirus susceptibility in sheep - (Abstract Only)
Heaton, M.P., Kalbfleisch, T., Petrik, D.T., Simpson, B., Kijas, J., Clawson, M.L., Chitko-McKown, C.G., Leymaster, K.A., Harhay, G.P. 2013. Genetic testing for TMEM154 mutations associated with lentivirus susceptibility in sheep [abstract]. International Plant & Animal Genome XXI Conference. No. P0625.
The kinetics of white blood cell counts during vaccination against bovine respiratory disease pathogens and their correlations with lung lesions, diagnosis and average daily gain - (Abstract Only) - (26-Sep-12)
Porcine macrophage Cdelta2+ and Cdelta2- cell lines support influenza virus infection and replication and Cdelta2+ cells mount innate immune responses to influenza virus infection - (Abstract Only)
Joseph, J., Zhu, L., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Li, F., Kaushik, R. 2012. Porcine macrophage Cdelta2+ and Cdelta2- cell lines support influenza virus infection and replication and Cdelta2+ cells mount innate immune responses to influenza virus infection [abstract]. In: Proceedings Research Workers in Animal Diseases Conference, December 2-4, 2012, Chicago, Illinois. Poster 70P.
Phylogenetic clades of ovine progressive pneumonia virus (OPPV) associate with sheep TMEM154 genotypes - (Abstract Only)
Sider, L.H., Clawson, M.L., Heaton, M.P., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Harhay, G.P., Smith, T.P.L., Leymaster, K.A. 2012. Phylogenetic clades of ovine progressive pneumonia virus (OPPV) associate with sheep TMEM154 genotypes. The 58th Genomic Congress, September 11-14, 2012. Foz de Iguacu, Brazil. Poster No. GM001.
Reduced OPP susceptibility in naturally exposed lambs with homozygous TMEM154 K35 genotypes - (Abstract Only)
Chitko Mckown, C.G., Leymaster, K.A., Heaton, M.P., Clawson, M.L., Harhay, G.P. 2012. Reduced OPP susceptibility in naturally exposed lambs with homozygous TMEM154 K35 genotypes [abstract]. Immunology 2012. The 99th Annual Meeting of the American Association for Immunology, May 4-8, 2012, Boston, Massachusetts. Page 275. Abstract No. 170.3. Poster No. P1246.
Application of combined SMRT and long-read pyrosequencing to produce reference genome sequences of bacteria associated with respiratory disease outbreaks in beef cattle - (Abstract Only)
Harhay, G.P., Mcvey, D.S., Kitzmiller, A., Clamp, M., Osborne, B., Dwan, C., Zhang, J., Sisneros, N., Wang, S., Peluso, P., Bono, J.L., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Clawson, M.L., Heaton, M.P., Harhay, D.M., Smith, T.P.L. [abstract]. 2012. Application of combined SMRT and long-read pyrosequencing to produce reference genome sequences of bacteria associated with respiratory disease outbreaks in beef cattle. Advances in Genome Biology and Technology, February 15-18, 2012, Marco Island, Florida. Poster No. 129.
Reduced lentivirus susceptibility in sheep with TMEM154 mutations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Heaton, M.P., Clawson, M.L., Chitko-Mckown, C.G., Leymaster, K.A., Smith, T.P.L., Harhay, G.P., White, S.N., Herrmann-Hoesing, L.M., Mousel, M.R., Lewis, G.S., Kalbfleisch, T.S., Keen, J.E., Laegreid, W.W. 2012. Reduced lentivirus susceptibility in sheep with TMEM154 mutations. PLoS Genetics. 8(1): e1002467. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1002467.
Innate immune responses of porcine macrophage cell line (Cdelts2+) to virus-associated virulence determinants - (Abstract Only)
Joseph, J., Chitko-Mckown, C.G., Kaushik, R.S. 2011. Innate immune responses of porcine macrophage cell line (Cdelts2+) to virus-associated virulence determinants [abstract]. Prodeedings of the 71st Annual Meeting of the North Central Branch of the American Society of Microbiology, October 7-8, 2011, Des Moines, Iowa. Page 118. Abstract #34.
A case report describing detection of Rhodoturola minuta fungemia in an ewe lamb - (Abstract Only)
Chitko Mckown, C.G., Leymaster, K.A., Heaton, M.P., Griffin, D.D., Veatch, J.K., Jones, S.A., Clawson, M.L. 2011. A case report describing detection of Rhodoturola minuta fungemia in an ewe lamb [Abstract]. Proceeding of the 2011 Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases, December 4-6, 2011, Chicago, Illinois. p. 95.
Biosurveillance at the United States Meat Animal Research Center - (Abstract Only)
Harhay, G.P., Harhay, D.M., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Smith, T.P. 2011. Biosurveillance at the United States Meat Animal Research Center [abstract]. Global Biosurveillance: Enabling Science and Technology 2nd Biothreat Nonproliferation Conference. Abstract No. 12.
Genomics of bovine respiratory disease complex at USMARC - (Abstract Only)
Kuehn, L.A., Casas, E., Bennett, G.L., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Keele, J.W., McDaneld, T.G., Snelling, W.M., Thallman, R.M. 2011. Genomics of bovine respiratory disease complex at USMARC [Invited abstract]. Journal of Animal Science. 89(E-Suppl. 2):61-62. Abstract #43.
Acute modulation of cytokine gene expression in bovine PBMCs by endogenous cortisol - (Abstract Only)
Burdick, N.C., Agado, B.J., Randel, R.D., Neuendorff, D.A., Carroll, J.A., Vann, R.C., Chitko-McKown, C.G., Lawhon, S.D., Welsh Jr, T.H. 2011. Acute modulation of cytokine gene expression in bovine PBMCs by endogenous cortisol [abstract]. Journal of Animal Science. 89:A124(E-Suppl. 2).
Survival of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in bovine monocyte-derived macrophages - (Abstract Only)
McVey, D.S., Chitko-Mckown, C.G., Kuszak, J.A., Barletta, R.G. 2010. Survival of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in bovine monocyte-derived macrophages [abstract]. Annual Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases. Abstract No. 113 [on-line].
Characterization of two porcine macrophage cell lines for the expression of pathogen-recognition receptors, defensins, cytokines, chemokines, and surface sialic acid - (Abstract Only)
Joseph, J., Sreenivasan, C., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Kaushik, R.S. 2010. Characterization of two porcine macrophage cell lines for the expression of pathogen-recognition receptors, defensins, cytokines, chemokines, and surface sialic acid [abstract]. American Society for Microbiology 70th Annual Meeting of the North Central Branch. Poster No. P-10.
Distribution of Shiga-Toxigenic Escherichia coli O157 in the Gastrointestinal Tract of Naturally O157-Shedding Cattle at Necropsy Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Keen, J.E., Laegreid, W.W., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Durso, L.M., Bono, J.L. 2010. Distribution of Shiga-Toxigenic Escherichia coli O157 in the Gastrointestinal Tract of Naturally O157-Shedding Cattle at Necropsy. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 76(15):5278-5281.
Acute modulation of cytokine gene expression in bovine peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs) by endogenous cortisol - (Abstract Only) - (07-Jan-10)
Endogenous Cortisol: Acute Modulation of Cytokine Gene Expression in Bovine PBMCs - (Abstract Only)
Burdick, N., Agado, B., Randel, R., Neuendorff, D., Carroll, J.A., Vann, R., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Lawhon, S., Welsh, Jr., T. 2010. Endogenous Cortisol: Acute Modulation of Cytokine Gene Expression in Bovine PBMCs [abstract]. Journal of Animal Science. 88:20(E-Suppl 3). Abstract #61.
Development of Fibroblast Cell Lines From the Cow Used to Sequence the Bovine Genome Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chitko Mckown, C.G., Macneil, M.D. 2010. Development of Fibroblast Cell Lines From the Cow Used to Sequence the Bovine Genome. Animal Genetics. 41(4):445.
Associations Between Haemonchus contortus Infection in Lambs and Blood Traits - (Abstract Only)
Chitko-McKown, C.G., Leymaster, K.A. 2009. Associations Between Haemonchus contortus Infection in Lambs and Blood Traits. Proceeding of the 90th Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases, December 5-8, 2009, Chicago, Illinois. Poster No. 105P. p. 112.
The Genome Sequence of Taurine Cattle: A Window to Ruminant Biology and Evolution Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Elsik, C.G., Gibbs, R., Skow, L., Tellam, R., Weinstock, G., Worley, K., Kappes, S.M., Green, R.D., Alexander, L.J., Bennett, G.L., Carroll, J.A., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Hamernik, D.L., Harhay, G.P., Keele, J.W., Liu, G., Macneil, M.D., Matukumalli, L.K., Rijnkels, M., Roberts, A.J., Smith, T.P., Snelling, W.M., Stone, R.T., Waterman, R.C., White, S.N. 2009. The Genome Sequence of Taurine Cattle: A Window to Ruminant Biology and Evolution. Science. 324:522-528.
Differential roles of Toll-like receptors in the elicitation of type I interferon responses by alveolar macrophages - (Abstract Only)
Miller, L.C., Chitko-Mckown, C.G., Lager, K.M., Kehrli, Jr., M.E. 2008. Differential Roles of Toll-Like Receptors in the Elicitation of Type I Interferon Responses by Alveolar Macrophages [abstract]. International PRRS Symposium. p. 58.
Effects of PRRSV infection on TLR-dependent induction of NOS - (Abstract Only)
Chitko McKown, C.G., Miller, L.C., Lager, K.M., Kehrli Jr, M.E. 2008. Effects of PRRSV infection on TLR-dependent induction of NOS (abstract). Proceedings of the 89th Conference of Research Workers in Animal Health. Poster No. 104P. p. 122.
Characterization of the porcine monocyte-derived cell lines Cdelta2- and Cdelta2+ - (Abstract Only)
Chitko Mckown, C.G., Chapes, S.K., Miller, L.C., Green, B.T. 2008. Characterization of the porcine monocyte-derived cell lines Cdelta2+ and Cdelta2+ [abstract]. Society for Leukocyte Biology. Poster No. 45.
Development of cell lines from the sheep used to construct the CHORI-243 ovine BAC library - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chitko Mckown, C.G., Leonard, J.C., Moscatello, D., Miller, L.C., Freking, B.A. 2008. Development of cell lines from the sheep used to construct the CHORI-243 ovine BAC library. Animal Biotechnology. 19(2):84-88.
Localization of thioredoxin in Fasciola hepatica - (Abstract Only)
Mckown, R.D., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Richardson, C.D., Wojcieszyn, J.W., Craig, T.M., Rice-Ficht, A.C. 2007. Localization of thioredoxin in Fasciola hepatica [abstract]. Proceedings of the 88th Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases. Presentation No. 124.
The role of CD163 for PRRSV infection - (Abstract Only)
Song, C., Chang, K., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Bienzle, D., Zuckermann, F.A., Yoo, D. 2007. The role of CD163 for PRRSV infection [abstract]. Proceedings of the 88th Conference of Research Workers in Animal Health. Poster No. 131P.
The Effect of Butyrate on Cytokine Production and Proliferation by Porcine Monocytes - (Abstract Only)
Weber, T.E., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Kerr, B.J. 2006. The effect of butyrate on cytokine production and proliferation by porcine monocytes. Journal of Animal Science. 89(1):308.
Expression of Bovine Ptx3 - (Abstract Only)
Chitko McKown, C.G., McKown, R.D., Laegreid, W.W. 2005. Expression of bovine PTX3 [abstract]. Journal of Leukocyte Biology (Suppl. 2005 Addendum). No. LB20 (98).
Type I Interferon Responses to Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus Infection - (Abstract Only)
Miller, L.C., Chitko McKown, C.G., Laegreid, W.W. 2005. Type I interferon responses to porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus infection [abstract]. International PRRS Symposium. Poster No. 45.
Discrimintion of Escherichia Coli O157:h7 Isolates by Genotyping Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms - (Abstract Only)
Bono, J.L., Keen, J.E., Clawson, M.L., Heaton, M.P., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Miller, L.C., Laegreid, W.W. 2005. Discrimintion of Escherichia coli O157:H7 isolates by genotyping single nucleotide polymorphisms. [abstract] American Society of Microbiologists. p. 318.
Identification of Polymorphisms in Non-Coding Regions of the Ovine Prnp Gene - (Abstract Only)
Green, B.T., Clawson, M.L., Heaton, M.P., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Fox, J.M., Laegreid, W.W. 2004. Identification of polymorphisms in non-coding regions of the ovine PRNP gene [abstract]. Research Workers in Animal Diseases Conference. p. 90.
Use of Bovine Snp Markers to Verify Sample Tracking in Beef Processing - (Abstract Only)
Heaton, M.P., Keen, J.E., Clawson, M.L., Harhay, G.P., Bauer, N., Shultz, C., Green, B.T., Durso, L.M., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Laegreid, W.W. Use of bovine SNP markers to verify sample tracking in beef processing [abstract]. Plant and Animal Genome Conference Proceedings. p. 124.
Development and Characterization of Three Porcine Monocyte-Derived Cell Lines - (Abstract Only)
Chitko Mckown, C.G., Green, B.T., Miller, L.C., Mckown, R.D., Laegreid, W.W. 2004. Development and characterization of three porcine monocyte-derived cell lines [abstract]. Research Workers in Animal Diseases Conference. p. 96.
Apoptosis and Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus - (Abstract Only)
Miller, L.C., Fox, J.M., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Laegreid, W.W. 2004. Apoptosis and porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus [abstract]. Research Workers in Animal Diseases Conference. p. 101.
Use of Bovine Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Markers to Verify Sample Tracking in Beef Processing - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Heaton, M.P., Keen, J.E., Clawson, M.L., Harhay, G.P., Bauer, N., Schultz, C., Green, B.T., Durso, L.M., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Laegreid, W.W. 2005. Use of bovine single nucleotide polymorphism markers to verify sample tracking in beef processing. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 226(8):1311-1314.
Interferon Type I Response in Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus-Infected Marc-145 Cells - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Miller, L.C., Laegreid, W.W., Bono, J.L., Chitko McKown, C.G., Fox, J.M. 2004. Interferon type I response in porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus-infected MARC-145 cells. Archives of Virology. 149(12):2453-2463.
Early Innate Immune Response in Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus-Infected Marc-145 Cells - (Abstract Only)
Miller, L.C., Fox, J.M., Bono, J.L., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Laegreid, W.W. 2004. Early innate immune response in porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus-infected marc-145 cells [abstract]. 7th Int. Symp. Positive Strand RNA Viruses. Paper No. P2-G1.
Discrimination of Escherichia Coli O157:h7 from Other Bacteria by Genotyping Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms - (Abstract Only)
Bono, J.L., Keen, J.E., Clawson, M.L., Heaton, M.P., Fox, J.M., Chitko McKown, C.G., Laegreid, W.W. 2004. Discrimination of Escherichia coli O157:H7 from other bacteria by genotyping single nucleotide polymorphisms [abstract]. American Society for Microbiology. Paper No. C-311.
Correlation of Sry and Zfy Alleles of the Y Chromosome in U.S. Beef Cattle - (Abstract Only)
CLAWSON, M.L., HEATON, M.P., FOX, J.M., CHITKO MCKOWN, C.G., SMITH, T.P., LAEGREID, W.W. CORRELATION OF SRY AND ZFY ALLELES OF THE Y CHROMOSOME IN U.S. BEEF CATTLE. PLANT AND ANIMAL GENOME CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS. 2004. ABSTRACT NO. P310.
Genetic Risk Factors for Failure of Passive Transfer in the Bovine Neonatal Fc Receptor - (Abstract Only)
LAEGREID, W.W., CLAWSON, M.L., HEATON, M.P., KEEN, J.E., CHITKO MCKOWN, C.G., FOX, J.M., SMITH, T.P., SNELLING, W.M., KEELE, J.W. GENETIC RISK FACTORS FOR FAILURE OF PASSIVE TRANSFER IN THE BOVINE NEONATAL FC RECEPTOR. PLANT AND ANIMAL GENOME CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS. ABSTRACT NO. P642.
Male-Specific Sry and Zfy Haplotypes in U.S. Beef Cattle - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clawson, M.L., Heaton, M.P., Fox, J.M., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Smith, T.P., Laegreid, W.W. 2004. Male-specific SRY and ZFY haplotypes in U.S. beef cattle. Animal Genetics. 35(3):246-249.
Evaluation of a Real-Time Pcr Kit for Detecting Escherichia Coli O157 in Bovine Fecal Samples - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
BONO, J.L., KEEN, J.E., MILLER, L.C., FOX, J.M., CHITKO MCKOWN, C.G., HEATON, M.P., LAEGREID, W.W. EVALUATION OF A REAL-TIME PCR KIT FOR DETECTING ESCHERICHIA COLI O157 IN BOVINE FECAL SAMPLES. APPLIED AND ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY. 2004. V. 70. P. 1855-1857.
Gene Expression Profiling of Bovine Macrophages in Response to Escherichia Coli O157:h7 Lipopolysaccharide - (Abstract Only)
CHITKO MCKOWN, C.G., FOX, J.M., MILLER, L.C., HEATON, M.P., BONO, J.L., KEEN, J.E., GROSSE, W.M., LAEGREID, W.W. GENE EXPRESSION PROFILING OF BOVINE MACROPHAGES IN RESPONSE TO ESCHERICHIA COLI O157:H7 LIPOPOLYSACCHARIDE. IMMUNOLOGY RESEARCH WORKSHOP. 2003. ABSTRACT NO. 23.
Beta-2-Microglobulin Haplotypes in U.S. Beef Cattle and Association with Failure of Passive Transfer in Newborn Calves - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Clawson, M.L., Heaton, M.P., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Fox, J.M., Smith, T.P., Snelling, W.M., Keele, J.W., Laegreid, W.W. 2004. Beta-2-microglobulin haplotypes in u.s. beef cattle and association with failure of passive transfer in newborn calves. Mammalian Genome. 2004. V. 15. P. 227-236.
Development of Animal Cell Lines for Use in Genomic Studies - (Abstract Only)
CHITKO MCKOWN, C.G., FREKING, B.A., MACNEIL, M.D., SMITH, T.P. DEVELOPMENT OF ANIMAL CELL LINES FOR USE IN GENOMIC STUDIES. RESEARCH WORKERS IN ANIMAL DISEASES CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS. 2003. ABSTRACT NO. 90P.
Gene Expression Profiling of Bovine Macrophages in Response to Escherichia Coli O157:h7 Lipopolysaccharide - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
CHITKO MCKOWN, C.G., FOX, J.M., MILLER, L.C., HEATON, M.P., BONO, J.L., KEEN, J.E., GROSSE, W.M., LAEGREID, W.W. GENE EXPRESSION PROFILING OF BOVINE MACROPHAGES IN RESPONSE TO ESCHERICHIA COLI O157:H7 LIPOPOLYSACCHARIDE. DEVELOPMENTAL AND COMPARATIVE IMMUNOLOGY. 2004. V. 28. P. 635-645.
Identification of Responsive Genes in Prrsv-Infected Pulmonary Macrophages Using Semi-Quantitative Real-Time Reverse Transcription Pcr (Rt-Pcr) - (Abstract Only)
MILLER, L.C., CHITKO MCKOWN, C.G., BONO, J.L., LAEGREID, W.W., FOX, J.M. IDENTIFICATION OF RESPONSIVE GENES IN PRRSV-INFECTED PULMONARY MACROPHAGES USING SEMI-QUANTITATIVE REAL-TIME REVERSE TRANSCRIPTION PCR (RT-PCR). RESEARCH WORKERS IN ANIMAL DISEASES CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS. 2003. ABSTRACT NO. 155.
Effect of Exogenous Glucocorticoids and Dietary Change on Winter and Summer Stec O157 Fecal Shedding in Naturally-Infected Beef Cattle - (Abstract Only)
KEEN, J.E., LAEGREID, W.W., CHITKO MCKOWN, C.G., BONO, J.L., FOX, J.M., CLAWSON, M.L., HEATON, M.P. EFFECT OF EXOGENOUS GLUCOCORTICOIDS AND DIETARY CHANGE ON WINTER AND SUMMER STEC O157 FECAL SHEDDING IN NATURALLY-INFECTED BEEF CATTLE. RESEARCH WORKERS IN ANIMAL DISEASES CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS. 2003. ABSTRACT NO. 83.
Prion Gene Sequence Variation Within Diverse Groups of U.S. Sheep, Beef Cattle, and Deer - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
HEATON, M.P., LEYMASTER, K.A., FREKING, B.A., HAWK, D.A., SMITH, T.P., KEELE, J.W., SNELLING, W.M., FOX, J.M., CHITKO MCKOWN, C.G., LAEGREID, W.W. PRION GENE SEQUENCE VARIATION WITHIN DIVERSE GROUPS OF U.S. SHEEP, BEEF CATTLE, AND DEER. MAMMALIAN GENOME. 2003. V. 14. P. 765-777.
Association of Nos2a Haplotypes and Bactericidal Activity of Bovine Monocyte-Derived Macrophages - (Abstract Only)
CHITKO MCKOWN, C.G., HEATON, M.P., GROSSE, W.M., KEEN, J.E., BONO, J.L., CLAWSON, M.L., FOX, J.M., MILLER, L.C., LAEGREID, W.W. ASSOCIATION OF NOS2A HAPLOTYPES AND BACTERICIDAL ACTIVITY OF BOVINE MONOCYTE-DERIVED MACROPHAGES. AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF IMMUNOLOGISTS PROCEEDINGS. 2003. Abstract No. 150.1.
Association of Bovine Neonatal Fc Receptor Gene (Fcgrt) Haplotypes with Serum Igg Concentration in Newborn Calves - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
LAEGREID, W.W., HEATON, M.P., KEEN, J.E., GROSSE, W.M., CHITKO MCKOWN, C.G., SMITH, T.P., KEELE, J.W., BENNETT, G.L., BESSER, T.E. ASSOCIATION OF BOVINE NEONATAL FC RECEPTOR GENE ALPHA-CHAIN GENE (FCGRT) HAPLOTYPES WITH SERUM IgG CONCENTRATION IN NEWBORN CALVES. MAMMALIAN GENOME. 2002. v. 13. p. 704-710.
Selection and Use of Snp Markers for Animal Identification and Paternity Analysis in U.S. Beef Cattle - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mammalian Genome. 2002. v. 13. p. 272-281.
Haplotype Structure of the Bovine Neonatal Fc Receptor (Bfcrn) Gene in U.S.BEEF Cattle and Association with Serum Igg Concentration in Newborn Calves - (Abstract Only) - (06-Dec-01)
Selection and Use of Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (Snp) Markers for Animal Identification and Paternity Analysis in U.S. Beef Cattle - (Abstract Only) - (06-Dec-01)
Gene Profiling of Marc-145 Cells Infected with Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus Using Cross-Species Microarray Hybridization - (Abstract Only) - (21-Sep-01)
Distribution of Inducible Nitric Oxide Synthase (Nos2) Haplotypes in U.S. Beef Cattle - (Abstract Only) - (14-Sep-01)
Interleukin-8 Haplotype Structure from Nucleotide Sequence Variation in Commercial Populations of U.S. Beef Cattle - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Heaton, M.P., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Grosse, W.M., Keele, J.W., Keen, J.E., Laegreid, W.W. 2001. Interleukin-8 haplotype structure from nucleotide sequence variation in commercial populations of U.S. beef cattle. Mammalian Genome. 12:219-226.
Allelic Variation in Both Coding and Non-Coding Regions of the Bovine Interleukin-13 Gene - (Abstract Only) - (11-Oct-00)
Estimation of DNA Sequence Diversity in Bovine Cytokine Genes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Heaton, M.P., Grosse, W.M., Kappes, S.M., Keele, J.W., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Cundiff, L.V., Braun, A., Little, D.P., Laegreid, W.W. 2001. Estimation of DNA sequence diversity in bovine cytokine genes. Mammalian Genome. 12:32-37.
Identification of Allelic Variation Within the Bovine Interleukin-13 Gene - (Abstract Only) - (02-Aug-00)
Allelic Variation in the Bovine Interleukin-10 Gene - (Abstract Only) - (02-Aug-00)
Interleukin-8 Haplotype Structure from Nucleotide Sequence Variation in Commercial Populations of U.S. Beef Cattle - (Abstract Only) - (14-Mar-00)
Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms (Snps) in the Bovine Inducible Nitric Oxide Synthase (Bnos2) Gene - (Abstract Only) - (07-Oct-99)
Development of Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (Snp) Markers for Bovine Neonatal Fc Receptor - (Abstract Only) - (07-Oct-99)
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (Snp) Discovery and Linkage Mapping of Bovine Cytokine Genes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Grosse, W.M., Kappes, S.M., Laegreid, W.W., Keele, J.W., Chitko Mckown, C.G., Heaton, M.P. 1999. Single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) discovery and linkage mapping of bovine cytokine genes. Mammalian Genome. 10:1062-1069.
Identification, Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (Snp) Discovery, and Linkage Mapping of Bovine Immune Response Genes - (Abstract Only) - (21-Jun-99)
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