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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: National Animal Germplasm Program

Location: Plant And Animal Genetic Resources Preservation Research Unit

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Enhance of the estrus and ovulation sychronism in ewes using protocols with progesterone - (Abstract Only)
Nathalia, M.H., Brasil, O.O., Silva, P.C., Saavedra, C.A., Padilha Da Silva, J., Azevedo, H.C., Paiva, S.R., Purdy, P.H., Ramos, A.F. 2015. Enhance of the estrus and ovulation sychronism in ewes using protocols with progesterone. Meeting Abstract. 10º Simpósio de Recursos Genéticos para a América Latina e o Caribe, Oct 26-28, 2015, Bento Gonçalves, RS, Brazil.
Genetic structure of goat breedsfrom Brazil and the United States: Implications for conservation and breeding programs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Carvalho, C.M., Paiva, S., Araujo, A., Mariante, A., Blackburn, H.D. 2015. Genetic structure of goat breedsfrom Brazil and the United States: Implications for conservation and breeding programs. Journal of Animal Science. 93:4629-4636.
Utilizing cattle genetic trends to evaluate the robust nature of gene bank collections - (Abstract Only)
Blackburn, H.D., Wilson, C.S., Paiva, S., Spiller, S.F., Purdy, P.H. 2015. Utilizing cattle genetic trends to evaluate the robust nature of gene bank collections. Meeting Abstract. ADSA-ASAS Joint Annual Meeting Orlando, FL July 12-16, 2015.
Development and validation of a low-density SNP panel related to prolificacy in sheep - (Abstract Only)
Lacerda, T., Blackburn, H.D., Yamagishi, M., Mcmanus, C., Caetano, A., Paiva, S. 2015. Development and validation of a low-density SNP panel related to prolificacy in sheep. Meeting Abstract. ADSA-ASAS Joint Annual Meeting Orlando, FL July 12-16, 2015.
Untapped genetic variability in Herefords: implications for climate change - (Abstract Only)
Krehbiel, B.C., Paiva, S., Wilson, C.S., Ericsson, S., Boatright, J., Blackburn, H.D., Thomas, M. 2015. Untapped genetic variability in Herefords: implications for climate change. Meeting Abstract. Western Section American Society of Animal Science, Ruidoso, NM, June 23-26, 2015. Volume 66
An update on USDA swine gene banking - (Abstract Only)
Purdy, P.H., Blackburn, H.D., Manahan, T.J., Spiller, S.F., Wilson, C.S. 2015. An update on USDA swine gene banking. Meeting Abstract. VIII International Conference on Boar Semen Preservation, Champaign, IL August 9-12, 2015. Vol 50:112-113.
Enhanced fertility prediction of cryopreserved boar spermatozoa using novel sperm function assessment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Daigneault, B.W., Mcnamara, K.A., Purdy, P.H., Krisher, R.L., Knox, R.V., Rodriguez-Zas, S.L., Miller, D.J. 2015. Enhanced fertility prediction of cryopreserved boar spermatozoa using novel sperm function assessment. Journal of Andrology. 3:558-568.
Status of genetic diversity of U. S. dairy goat breeds - (Trade Journal)
Wilson, C.S., Krehbiel, B., Blackburn, H.D. 2015. Status of genetic diversity of U. S. dairy goat breeds. Dairy Goat Journal. 93:1.
Status of genetic diversity of U. S. dairy goat breeds - (Trade Journal)
Blackburn, H.D., Wilson, C.S., Krehbiel, B. 2015. Status of genetic diversity of U. S. dairy goat breeds. International Goat Association.
A new SNP panel for evaluating genetic diversity in a composite cattle breed - (Proceedings)
Blackburn, H.D., Paiva, S.R., Sollero, B.P., Biegelmeyer, P., Caetano, A.R., Cardoso, F.F. 2014. A new SNP panel for evaluating genetic diversity in a composite cattle breed. Symposium Proceedings. World Congress of Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Vancouver, Canada, August 17-22, 2014.
Merging molecular data for evaluating cross country genetic diversity of pigs. - (Proceedings)
Ibeka, C.O., Blackburn, H.D., Paiva, S.R., Mariante, A. 2014. Merging molecular data for evaluating cross country genetic diversity of pigs.. Symposium Proceedings. orld Congress of Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Vancouver, Canada, August 17-22, 2014.
Conservation of Animal Genetic Resources (AnGR): the Next Decade - (Proceedings)
Paiva, S., Mcmanus, C., Blackburn, H.D. 2014. Conservation of Animal Genetic Resources (AnGR): the Next Decade. Symposium Proceedings. World Congress of Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Vancouver, Canada, August 17-22, 2014.
Gene banks a mechanism for harnessing animal genetic resources for food security - (Proceedings)
Blackburn, H.D., Paiva, S. 2014. Gene banks a mechanism for harnessing animal genetic resources for food security. Meeting Proceedings. Ann.Symposium of the Brazilian Society of Animal Science. July 29 - Aug 1 2014, Aracaju, SE Brazil.
A preliminary report on the impact of cryopreservation diluent on ram sperm physiology and cervical artificial insemination - (Proceedings)
Purdy, P.H., Spiller, S.F., Rice, S.D., Koeoke, K.L., Mcguire, E.M., Mcguire, K.E., Stobart, S., Blackburn, H.D. 2014. A preliminary report on the impact of cryopreservation diluent on ram sperm physiology and cervical artificial insemination. Symposium Proceedings. Western Section American Society of Animal Science, June 25-27, 2014, San Angelo, Texas.
Editor, Sheep Production Handbook, Chapter entitled ‘Reproduction’ - (Book / Chapter)
(17-Jun-14)
Membrane modification strategies for cryopreservation. pp 337-342. In: Willem F. Wolkers and Harriette Oldenhof (eds.). Cryopreservation and Freeze-Drying Protocls. 3rd ed.The Lab Protocol Series Methods in Molecular Biology. - (Book / Chapter)
Purdy, P.H., Graham, J.K. 2014. Membrane modification strategies for cryopreservation. In: Wolkers, W.F., Oldenhof, H., editors. Cryopreservation and Freeze-Drying Protocls. Third Edition. The Lab Protocol Series Methods in Molecular Biology. Book Chapter. New York: Springer. p. 337-342.
North American animal breeding and production: meeting the needs of a changing landscape - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Blackburn, H.D., Plante, Y. 2014. North American animal breeding and production: meeting the needs of a changing landscape. Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics. 131:247-248.
Fertility prediction of frozen boar sperm using novel and conventional analyses - (Abstract Only)
Daigneault, B.W., Mcnamara, K.A., Purdy, P.H., Rodriguez_Zas, S.L., Krisher, R.L., Knox, R.V., Miller, D.J. 2014. Fertility prediction of frozen boar sperm using novel and conventional analyses. Meeting Abstract. Society for the Study of Reproduction, Grand Rapids, MI, July 19-23, 2014.
Novel and traditional traits of frozen-thawed porcine sperm related to in vitro fertilization success - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Daigneault, B.W., Mcnamara, K.A., Purdy, P.H., Krisher, R.L., Knox, R.V., Miller, D.J. 2014. Novel and traditional traits of frozen-thawed porcine sperm related to in vitro fertilization success. Theriogenology. 82:266-273.
Angus sattle at high altitude: Genetic relationships and initial genome-wide association analyses of pulmonary arterial pressure - (Proceedings)
Cockrum, R.R., Zeng, Berge, N.F., Neary, J.M., Garry, F.B., Holt, T., Blackburn, H.D., Thomas, T., Speidel, S.E., Garrick, D.J., Enns, R.M., Thomas, M.G. 2014. Angus sattle at high altitude: Genetic relationships and initial genome-wide association analyses of pulmonary arterial pressure. Symposium Proceedings. World Congress of Genetics Applied to Livestock Production Vancouver, BC, Canada, Aug 17-22, 2014.
Impact of genetic drift on access and benefit sharing under the Nagoya protocol: The case of the Meishan pig     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Blackburn, H.D., Plante, Y., Rohrer, G.A., Welch, E.W., Paiva, S. 2014. Impact of genetic drift on access and benefit sharing under the Nagoya protocol: The case of the Meishan pig. Journal of Animal Science. 92(4):1405-1411.
Rooster sperm plasma membrane protein and phospholipid organization and reorganization attributed to cooling and cryopreservation - (Abstract Only)
Purdy, P.H., Spiller, S.F., Blackburn, H.D. 2013. Rooster sperm plasma membrane protein and phospholipid organization and reorganization attributed to cooling and cryopreservation. Meeting Abstract. Annual Meeting of the Society for Cryobiology, Bethesda, MD, July 28-31, 2013.
Post-thaw motility of frozen boar sperm does not predict success with in vitro fertilization - (Abstract Only)
Daigneault, B.W., Mcnamara, K.A., Purdy, P.H., Knox, R.V., Krisher, R.L., Miller, D.J. 2013. Post-thaw motility of frozen boar sperm does not predict success with in vitro fertilization. Meeting Abstract. Society for the Study of Reproduction, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, July 22-26, 2013.
Effect of storage time on the viability of cryopreserved bovine spermatozoa - (Abstract Only)
Gallegos, A.I., Ericsson, S.A., Blackburn, H.D., Spiller, S.F., Warnock, B.J., Meador, M.K., Smith, M.W., Purdy, P.H. 2013. Effect of storage time on the viability of cryopreserved bovine spermatozoa. Meeting Abstract. American Society of Animal Science, Indianapolis, IN, July 8-12, 2013.
Impact of genetic drift on developing access and benefit sharing guidelines under the Nagoya Protocol: The case of Meishan pigs imported into the US - (Abstract Only)
Blackburn, H.D., Plante, Y., Welch, E.W., Rohrer, G.A., Paiva, S.R. 2013. Impact of genetic drift on developing access and benefit sharing guidelines under the Nagoya Protocol: The case of Meishan pigs imported into the US. Meeting Abstract. American Society of Animal Science, Indianapolis, IN, July 8-12, 2013.
Current biotechnologies and future possibilities in preservation of animal germplasm - (Abstract Only)
Purdy, P.H. 2013. Current biotechnologies and future possibilities in preservation of animal germplasm. Meeting Abstract. The 2nd International Symposium on Plant Cryopreservation, Fort Collins, CO Aug 11-14, 2013.
Genetic variation and differentiation of bison (Bison bison) subspecies and cattle (Bos taurus) breeds and subspecies - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cronin, M., Macneil, M., Ninh, V., Leesburg, V.L., Blackburn, H.D., Derr, J. 2013. Genetic variation and differentiation of bison (Bison bison) subspecies and cattle (Bos taurus) breeds and subspecies. Journal of Heredity. 104:500-509.
59 Effect of storage duration on post-thaw parameters of bull semen. Reproduction, Fertility and Development 25: 177. - (Abstract Only)
Carwell, D.B., Scott, B.R., Blackburn, H.D., Bondioli, K.R., Gentry, G.T., Godke, R.A. 2012. 59 Effect of storage duration on post-thaw parameters of bull semen. Reproduction, Fertility and Development 25: 177. Meeting Abstract. International Embryo Transfer Society, Hannover, Germany, January 19-22, 2013.
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