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Getahun Agga
Food Animal Environmental Systems Research
Research Microbiologist

Phone: (270) 781-2260 ext. 232
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2413 NASHVILLE RD. B-5
BOWLING GREEN, KY 42101
Projects
Developing Safe, Efficient and Environmentally Sound Management Practices for the Use of Animal Manure
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 431282
Institutional Biological Safety Committee (IBC) Agreement with Western Kentucky University
Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement (N)
  Accession Number: 432919

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Mesophilic anaerobic digestion of tetracycline spiked livestock manure and poultry litter increased the abundances of antibiotic and heavy metal resistance genes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Occurrence, antimicrobial resistance and molecular characterization of salmonella in cattle, beef and humans in bishoftu, ethiopia - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Evaluation of options to control bovine tuberculosis in Ethiopia using multi-criteria decision analysis. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Grain yield and beef cow–calf growth performance in dual-Purpose and conventional grain wheat production systems and stockpiled tall fescue pasturing Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Netthisinghe, A., Galloway, H., Degraves, F., Agga, G.E., Sistani, K. 2020. Grain yield and beef cow–calf growth performance in dual-Purpose and conventional grain wheat production systems and stockpiled tall fescue pasturing. Agronomy Journal. 10(10). https://doi.org/10.3390/agronomy10101543.
Efficacy of diminazene diaceturate and isometamidium chloride hydrochloride for the treatment of Trypanosoma evansi in mice model. Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Aregawi, W.G., Gutema, F., Tesfaye, J., Sorsa, A., Megersa, B., Teshome, P., Agga, G.E., Ashenafi, H. 2020. Efficacy of diminazene diaceturate and isometamidium chloride hydrochloride for the treatment of Trypanosoma evansi in mice model. Journal of Parasitic Diseases. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12639-020-01289-3.
Third-generation cephalosporin- and tetracycline-resistant escherichia coli and antimicrobial resistance genes from metagenomes of mink feces and feed. Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Agga, G.E., Silva, P.J., Martin, R.S. 2020. Third-generation cephalosporin- and tetracycline-resistant escherichia coli and antimicrobial resistance genes from metagenomes of mink feces and feed.. Foodborne Pathogens and Disease. https://doi.org/10.1089/fpd.2020.2851.
Occurrence, molecular characteristics and antimicrobial resistance of Escherichia coli O157 in cattle, beef and humans in central Ethiopia Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gutema, F.D., Rasschaert, G., Agga, G.E., Jufare, A., Duguma, A.B., Abdi, R.D., Duchateau, L., Crombe, F., Gabriel, S., De Zeutter, L. 2020. Occurrence, molecular characteristics and antimicrobial resistance of Escherichia coli O157 in cattle, beef and humans in central Ethiopia. Foodborne Pathogens and Disease. 17;1-7. https://doi.org/10.1089/fpd.2020.2830.
Milk symposium review: Community-tailored training to improve the knowledge, attitudes, and practices of women regarding hygienic milk production and handling in Borana pastoral area of southern Ethiopia Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Amenu, K., Agga, G.E., Kumbe, A., Shibiru, A., Desta, H., Tiki, W., Kerro Dego, O., Wieland, B., Grace, D., Alonso, S. 2020. Milk symposium review: Community-tailored training to improve the knowledge, attitudes, and practices of women regarding hygienic milk production and handling in Borana pastoral area of southern Ethiopia . Journal of Dairy Science. 103(11):9748-9757. https://doi.org/10.3168/jds.2020-18292.
Reused poultry litter microbiome with competitive exclusion potential against Salmonella Heidelberg Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bucher, M., Zwirzitz, B., Oladeinde, A.A., Cook, K.L., Plymel, C., Zock, G., Aggrey, S., Ritz, C., Looft, T.P., Lipp, E., Agga, G.E., Sistani, K.R. 2020. Reused poultry litter microbiome with competitive exclusion potential against Salmonella Heidelberg. Journal of Environmental Quality. 49(4):869-881. https://doi.org/10.1002/jeq2.20081.
Bovine cysticercosis and human taeniasis in a rural community in Ethiopia Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gutema, F.D., Teferi, S., Agga, G.E., Abdi, R.D., Hiko, A., Tufa, T.B., Hailu, Y. 2020. Bovine cysticercosis and human taeniasis in a rural community in Ethiopia. Zoonoses and Public Health. 67(5):525-533. https://doi.org/10.1111/zph.12716.
Occurrence, genetic relatedness and antimicrobial resistance of Escherichia coli O157 in cattle, beef, and humans in Ethiopia - (Abstract Only)
Effect of antibiotics on methane gas production during anaerobic digestion of agricultural waste - (Abstract Only)
Bhavsar, V., Kasumba, J., Agga, G.E., Loughrin, J.H., Conte, E.D., Antle, S.W., Parekh, R.R. 2020. Effect of antibiotics on methane gas production during anaerobic digestion of agricultural waste. Meeting Abstract. Paper No. 626-2P.
Effect of in-feed tylosin use in feedlot cattle on dynamics of antibiotic resistant enterococci and resistance genes - (Abstract Only)
Effect of in-feed tylosin use in feedlot cattle on dynamics of antibiotic resistant enterococci and resistance genes - (Abstract Only)
Agga, G.E., Galloway, H.O., Degraves, F., Conte, E.D. 2019. Effect of in-feed tylosin use in feedlot cattle on dynamics of antibiotic resistant enterococci and resistance genes. Research Workers in Animal Diseases Conference Proceedings. Paper No. P015.
Anaerobic digestion of livestock and poultry manures spiked with tetracycline antibiotics Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kasumba, J., Appala, K., Agga, G.E., Loughrin, J.H., Conte, E.D. 2019. Anaerobic digestion of livestock and poultry manures spiked with tetracycline antibiotics. Journal of Environmental Science and Health. 55(2):135-147. https://doi.org/10.1080/03601234.2019.1667190.
Epidemiological survey of peste des petits ruminants in Ethiopia: Cattle as potential sentinel for surveillance Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Agga, G.E., Raboisson, D., Walch, L., Alemayehu, F., Semu, D.T., Bahiru, G., Woube, Y.A., Belihu, K., Tekola, B.G., Bekana, M., Roger, F., Waret-Szkuta, A. 2019. Epidemiological survey of peste des petits ruminants in Ethiopia: Cattle as potential sentinel for surveillance. Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 6:302. https://doi.org/10.3389/fvets.2019.00302.
PFGE XbaI® Indistinguishable properties of Salmonella Kastrup and Salmonella Larochelle isolates at beef processing and distribution continuum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hiko, A., Agga, G.E., Brautigam, L., Irsigler, H., Ameni, G., Reinhard, F. 2019. PFGE XbaI® Indistinguishable properties of Salmonella Kastrup and Salmonella Larochelle isolates at beef processing and distribution continuum. Ethiopian Veterinary Journal. 23(2):1-12.
Interventions towards improving the microbiological quality of traditional yoghurt in Borana pastoral communities, Ethiopia - (Abstract Only)
Amenu, K., Wieland, B., Agga, G.E., Kerro Dego, O., Tiki, W., Desta, H., Grace, D., Amdhun, K., Hunduma, D., Hilali, M., Alonso, S. 2019. Interventions towards improving the microbiological quality of traditional yoghurt in Borana pastoral communities, Ethiopia. American Dairy Science Association Abstracts. Paper No. 77836.
Temporal effects of organic and synthetic fertilizers on selected antibiotic resistant bacteria in the soil - (Abstract Only)
Agga, G.E., Durso, L.M., Sistani, K.R. 2019. Temporal effects of organic and synthetic fertilizers on selected antibiotic resistant bacteria in the soil. American Society for Microbiology. Paper No. AES-1037.
Prevalence and serotype diversity of Salmonella in apparently healthy cattle: Systematic review and meta-analysis of published studies, 2000–2017 Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gutema, F.D., Agga, G.E., Abdi, R.D., De Zeutter, L., Duchateau, L., Gabriël, S. 2019. Prevalence and serotype diversity of Salmonella in apparently healthy cattle: Systematic review and meta-analysis of published studies, 2000–2017. Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 6:102. https://doi.org/10.3389/fvets.2019.00102.
Occurrence and antimicrobial resistance patterns of Escherichia coli O157: H7 and non-typhoid Salmonella in milk and feces of lactating dairy cows and camels in Borana, Southern Ethiopia - (Abstract Only)
Hunduma, D., Alonso, S., Agga, G.E., Kerro Dego, O., Wieland, B., Desta, H., Grace, D., Amenu, K. 2019. Occurrence and antimicrobial resistance patterns of Escherichia coli O157: H7 and non-typhoid Salmonella in milk and feces of lactating dairy cows and camels in Borana, Southern Ethiopia. International Association for Food Protection. Poster No. P2-249.
Persistence of antibiotic resistance genes in beef cattle backgrounding environment over two years after cessation of operation Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Agga, G.E., Cook, K.L., Netthisinghe, A.M., Gilfillen, R.A., Woosley, P.B., Sistani, K.R. 2019. Persistence of antibiotic resistance genes in beef cattle backgrounding environment over two years after cessation of operation. PLoS One. 12(2):1-19. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0212510.
Biogenic silica extraction and comparison of agricultural residues for potential adsorbent material - (Abstract Only)
Lovanh, N.C., Loughrin, J.H., Agga, G.E., Oh, B., Ruiz-Aguilar, G. 2019. Biogenic silica extraction and comparison of agricultural residues for potential adsorbent material. American Chemical Society Abstracts. Paper No. 3097306.
Systematic review and meta-analysis on the global distribution, host range, and prevalence of Trypanosoma evansi Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Aregawi, W.G., Agga, G.E., Abdi, R.D., Buscher, P. 2019. Systematic review and meta-analysis on the global distribution, host range, and prevalence of Trypanosoma evansi. Parasites & Vectors. 12:67. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13071-019-3311-4.
Abundances of tetracycline resistance genes and tetracycline antibiotics during anaerobic digestion of swine waste Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Couch, M., Agga, G.E., Kasumba, J., Parekh, R.R., Loughrin, J.H., Conte, E.D. 2019. Abundances of tetracycline resistance genes and tetracycline antibiotics during anaerobic digestion of swine waste. Journal of Environmental Quality. 48(1):171-178. https://doi.org/10.2134/jeq2018.09.0331.
Epidemiology of camelpox in Afar region of Ethiopia - (Abstract Only)
Aregawi, W.G., Agga, G.E., Gishe, J., Abdi, R. 2018. Epidemiology of camelpox in Afar region of Ethiopia. Research Workers in Animal Diseases Conference Proceedings. Paper No. 150.
Anaerobic degradation of tetracycline antibiotics in agricultural manure - (Abstract Only)
Kasumba, J., Appala, K., Agga, G.E., Loughrin, J.H., Conte, E.D. 2019. Anaerobic degradation of tetracycline antibiotics in agricultural manure. Proceedings of Pittcon Meeting. Poster No. 890-2P.
Quantification of tylosin antibiotics and antibiotic resistance genes in cattle waste - (Abstract Only)
Appala, K., Conte, E., Kasumba, J., Agga, G.E., Loughrin, J.H., Carlisle, A. 2019. Quantification of tylosin antibiotics and antibiotic resistance genes in cattle waste. Proceedings of Pittcon Meeting. Poster No. 890-1P.
Quantification of tylosin antibiotics and antibiotic resistance genes in cattle waste - (Abstract Only)
Appala, K., Kasumba, J., Conte, E., Agga, G.E., Loughrin, J.H., Carlisle, A. 2018. Quantification of tylosin antibiotics and antibiotic resistance genes in cattle waste. Kentucky Academy of Sciences Symposium. Oral Presentation.
Seroprevalence and participatory epidemiology of camelpox in Afar region of Ethiopia Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Aregawi, W.G., Agga, G.E., Gishe, J., Abdi, R.D. 2018. Seroprevalence and participatory epidemiology of camelpox in Afar region of Ethiopia. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 161:25-32. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prevetmed.2018.10.003.
Solid phase extraction of tylosin from cattle waste with determination by liquid chromatography mass spectrometry - (Abstract Only)
Carlisle, A., Appala, K., Conte, E., Kasumba, J., Agga, G.E., Loughrin, J.H. 2018. Solid phase extraction of tylosin from cattle waste with determination by liquid chromatography mass spectrometry. Kentucky Academy of Sciences Symposium. Paper No. 59.
Enrichments of antibiotic resistome following poultry litter soil amendment - (Abstract Only)
Agga, G.E., Fanelli, B., Looft, T.P., Cook, K.L., Durso, L.M., Hasan, N.A., Sistani, K.R. 2018. Enrichments of antibiotic resistome following poultry litter soil amendment. Research Workers in Animal Diseases Conference Proceedings. Poster No. 145.
Short-term soil characteristic dynamics in beef cattle pastured winter wheat (Triticum aestivum) soybean (Glycine max) double crop production system - (Abstract Only)
Netthisinghe, A.M., Galloway, H.O., Agga, G.E., Degraves, F. 2018. Short-term soil characteristic dynamics in beef cattle pastured winter wheat (Triticum aestivum) soybean (Glycine max) double crop production system. American Society of Agronomy Meetings. Poster No. 1033.
Effects of in-feed Chlortetracycline prophylaxis in beef cattle on antimicrobial resistance genes Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Miller, E.W., Vikram, A., Agga, G.E., Arthur, T.M., Schmidt, J.W. 2018. Effects of in-feed Chlortetracycline prophylaxis in beef cattle on antimicrobial resistance genes. Foodborne Pathogens and Disease. 15(1):689-697. https://doi.org/10.1089/fpd.2018.2475.
Helminthiasis and gram negative enteric bacteria in freshwater fish from selected lakes of Haramaya District, Ethiopia Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hiko, A., Tasisa, K., Agga, G.E. 2018. Helminthiasis and gram negative enteric bacteria in freshwater fish from selected lakes of Haramaya District, Ethiopia. Journal of fisheries and Aquaculture. 9(2):242. doi: 10.4172/2150-3508.1000242.
Abattoir based survey of bovine cystic echinococcosis in selected commercial abattoir in Ethiopia Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hiko, A., Ibrahim, H., Agga, G.E. 2018. Abattoir based survey of bovine cystic echinococcosis in selected commercial abattoir in Ethiopia. Journal of Veterinary Science and Technology. 9(2):527. doi: 10.4172/2157-7579.1000527.
Quantification of tylosin and tylosin antibiotic resistance genes in cattle waste - (Abstract Only)
Appala, K., Conte, E., Kasumba, J., Agga, G.E., Loughrin, J.H. 2018. Quantification of tylosin and tylosin antibiotic resistance genes in cattle waste. Meeting Abstract. Paper No. 17, p. 7.
Plant extracts mediated syntheses of silver nanoparticles and their effectiveness on agricultural pathogens - (Abstract Only)
Lovanh, N.C., Agga, G.E., Oh, B., Lee, S., Gao, H., Cao, Y. 2018. Plant extracts mediated syntheses of silver nanoparticles and their effectiveness on agricultural pathogens. Meeting Abstract. Paper No. 365.
Antimicrobial resistance of Staphylococcus aureus isolates from dairy cows and genetic diversity of resistant isolates Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Abdi, R.D., Gillespie, B.E., Vaughn, J., Merrill, C., Headrick, S.I., Ensermu, D.B., D'Souza, D.H., Agga, G.E., Almeida, R.A., Oliver, S.P., Kerro, D.O. 2018. Antimicrobial resistance of Staphylococcus aureus isolates from dairy cows and genetic diversity of resistant isolates. Foodborne Pathogens and Disease. https://doi.org/10.1089/fpd.2017.2362.
Quantifying tetracycline resistance genes in swine waste anaerobic digester over a period of 100 days - (Abstract Only)
Couch, M., Agga, G.E., Loughrin, J.H., Parekh, R.R., Antle, S.W., Kasumba, J., Couch, B., Conte, E.D. 2018. Quantifying tetracycline resistance genes in swine waste anaerobic digester over a period of 100 days. American Chemical Society Abstracts. Paper No. 276.
The global distribution, host range and prevalence of Trypanosoma evansi causing surra: A systematic review and meta-analysis - (Abstract Only)
Aregawi, W.G., Buscher, P., Agga, G.E., Abdi, R.D. 2017. The global distribution, host range and prevalence of Trypanosoma evansi causing surra: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Meeting Abstract. Paper No. T1.
Impact of "raised without antibiotics" beef cattle production practices on occurrences of antimicrobial resistance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Vikram, A., Rovira, P., Agga, G.E., Arthur, T.M., Bosilevac, J.M., Wheeler, T.L., Morley, P., Belk, K., Schmidt, J.W. 2017. Impact of "raised without antibiotics" beef cattle production practices on occurrences of antimicrobial resistance. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 83:e01682-17. https://doi.org/10.1128/AEM.01682-17.
Effect of winter cover crop grazing on animal performance and antibiotic resistance during pre-weaning period in beef cattle - (Abstract Only)
Agga, G.E., Galloway, H.O., Arthur, T.M., Schmidt, J.W., Netthisinghe, A.M. 2017. Effect of winter cover crop grazing on animal performance and antibiotic resistance during pre-weaning period in beef cattle. Agronomy Society of America, Crop Science Society of America, Soil Science Society of America Meeting. Paper No. 1327.
Effect of cessation of beef cattle pasture-feedlot type backgrounding operation on the persistence of antibiotic resistance genes in the environment - (Abstract Only)
Agga, G.E., Cook, K.L., Netthisinghe, A.M., Parekh, R.R. 2017. Effect of cessation of beef cattle pasture-feedlot type backgrounding operation on the persistence of antibiotic resistance genes in the environment. Meeting Abstract. p. 97.
Rapid detection and classification of Salmonella enterica shedding in feedlot cattle utilizing Roka Bioscience Atlas Salmonella detection assay for the analysis of rectoanal mucosal swabs Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chaney, W.E, Agga, G.E., Nguyen, S.V., Arthur, T.M., Bosilevac, J.M., Dreyling, E., Rishi, A., Brichta-Harhay, D. 2017. Rapid detection and classification of Salmonella enterica shedding in feedlot cattle utilizing Roka Bioscience Atlas Salmonella detection assay for the analysis of rectoanal mucosal swabs. Journal of Food Protection. 80(10):1760-1767. https://doi.org/10.4315/0362-028X.JFP-17-124.
A systematic review and meta-analysis of trypanosome prevalence in tsetse flies Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Abdi, R.D., Agga, G.E., Aregawi, W.G., Bekana, M., Van Leeuwen, T., Delespaux, V., Duchateau, L. 2017. A systematic review and meta-analysis of trypanosome prevalence in tsetse flies. BMC Veterinary Research. 13:100. doi:10.1186/s12917-017-1012-9.
Prevalence of Escherichia coli O157:H7 in beef cattle at slaughter and beef carcasses at retail shops in Ethiopia Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Abdissa, R., Haile, W., Fite, A.T., Beyi, A.F., Agga, G.E., Edao, B.M., Tadesse, F., Korsa, M.G., Beyene, T., Beyene, T.J., De Zutter, L., Cox, E., Goddeeris, B.M. 2017. Prevalence of Escherichia coli O157:H7 in beef cattle at slaughter and beef carcasses at retail shops in Ethiopia. BMC Infectious Diseases. 17:277. doi:10.1186/s12879-017-2372-2.
Effect of in-feed Chlortetracycline prophylaxis in beef cattle on levels of 10 antimicrobial resistance genes - (Abstract Only)
Miller, E.W., Agga, G.E., Vikram, A., Arthur, T.M., Schmidt, J.W. 2017. Effect of in-feed Chlortetracycline prophylaxis in beef cattle on levels of 10 antimicrobial resistance genes. [Abstract]. American Society for Microbiology Meeting. p.43, no.13.
Providing context: antimicrobial resistance from multiple environmental sources - (Abstract Only)
Arthur, T.M., Agga, G.E., Schmidt, J.W. 2017. Providing context: antimicrobial resistance from multiple environmental sources. [Abstract]. American Society for Microbiology General Meeting. p.32, S4:8.
Impact of raised without antibiotics practices on occurrences of antimicrobial resistance - (Abstract Only)
Vikram, A., Rovira, P., Miller, E.W., Agga, G.E., Wheeler, T.L., Arthur, T.M., Schmidt, J.W. 2017. Impact of raised without antibiotics practices on occurrences of antimicrobial resistance. [Abstract]. American Society for Microbiology General Meeting. p. 14, S1:5.
Effects of in-feed Chlortetracycline Prophylaxis of beef cattle on animal health and antimicrobial-resistant Escherichia coli - (Abstract Only)
Agga, G.E., Schmidt, J.W., Arthur, T.M. 2017. Effects of in-feed Chlortetracycline Prophylaxis of beef cattle on animal health and antimicrobial-resistant Escherichia coli. Meeting Abstract. [Abstract]. Beef Industry Safety Summit, February 28-March 2, 2017, Houston, Texas, Available:http://bifsco.org/search.aspx?qal=2017 abstracts.
Impact of antimicrobial use during beef production on fecal occurrence of antimicrobial resistance - (Abstract Only)
Vikram, A., Rovira, P., Agga, G.E., Arthur, T.M., Bosilevac, J.M., Wheeler, T.L., Morley, P., Belk, K., Schmidt, J.W. 2017. Impact of antimicrobial use during beef production on fecal occurrence of antimicrobial resistance. Meeting Abstract. [Abstract]. Beef Industry Safety Summit, February 28-March 2, 2017, Houston, Texas. Available:http://bifsco.org/search.aspx?qal=2017 abstracts.
Evaluation of rectoanal mucosal swab sampling for molecular detection of Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli in beef cattle Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Agga, G.E., Arthur, T.M., Hinkley, S., Bosilevac, J.M. 2017. Evaluation of rectoanal mucosal swab sampling for molecular detection of Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli in beef cattle. Journal of Food Protection. 80(4):661-667. doi:10.4315/0362-028X.JFP-16-435.
Effects of in-feed chlortetracycline prophylaxis of beef cattle on animal health and antimicrobial-resistant Escherichia coli Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Agga, G.E., Schmidt, J.W., Arthur, T.M. 2016. Effects of in-feed chlortetracycline prophylaxis of beef cattle on animal health and antimicrobial-resistant Escherichia coli. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 82(24):7197-7204. doi:10.1128/AEM.01928-16.
Evaluation of bacteriophage application to cattle in lairage at beef processing plants to reduce Escherichia coli O157:H7 prevalence on hides and carcasses Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arthur, T.M., Kalchayanand, N., Agga, G.E., Wheeler, T.L., Koohmaraie, M. 2017. Evaluation of bacteriophage application to cattle in lairage at beef processing plants to reduce Escherichia coli O157:H7 prevalence on hides and carcasses. Foodborne Pathogens and Disease. 14(1):17-22. doi:10.1089/fpd.2016.2189.
Inflammation and emphysema in cigarette smoke-exposed mice when instilled with poly (I:C) or infected with influenza A or respiratory syncytial viruses Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mebratu, Y.A., Smith, K.R., Agga, G.E., Tesfaigzi, Y. 2016. Inflammation and emphysema in cigarette smoke-exposed mice when instilled with poly (I:C) or infected with influenza A or respiratory syncytial viruses. Respiratory Research. 17(1):75. doi:10.1186/s12931-016-0392-x.
Antimicrobial-resistant fecal bacteria from ceftiofur-treated and nonantimicrobial-treated comingled beef cows at a cow-calf operation Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Agga, G.E., Schmidt, J.W., Arthur, T.M. 2016. Antimicrobial-resistant fecal bacteria from ceftiofur-treated and nonantimicrobial-treated comingled beef cows at a cow-calf operation. Microbial Drug Resistance. 22(7):598-608. doi:10.1089/mdr.2015.0259.
Diagnostic accuracy of rectoanal mucosal swab of feedlot cattle for detection and enumeration of Salmonella enterica Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Agga, G.E., Arthur, T.M., Schmidt, J.W., Wang, R., Harhay, D.M. 2016. Diagnostic accuracy of rectoanal mucosal swab of feedlot cattle for detection and enumeration of Salmonella enterica. Journal of Food Protection. 79(4):531-537. doi:10.4315/0362-028X.JFP-15-409.
Antimicrobial-resistant bacterial populations and antimicrobial resistance genes obtained from environments impacted by livestock and municipal waste Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Agga, G.E., Arthur, T.M., Durso, L.M., Harhay, D.M., Schmidt, J.W. 2015. Antimicrobial-resistant bacterial populations and antimicrobial resistance genes obtained from environments impacted by livestock and municipal waste. PLoS One. 10(7).
Antimicrobial resistance of enteric bacteria among ceftiofur treated and non-antimicrobial treated co-mingled pasture beef cows - (Abstract Only)
Agga, G.E., Schmidt, J.W., Arthur, T.M. 2015. Antimicrobial resistance of enteric bacteria among ceftiofur treated and non-antimicrobial treated co-mingled pasture beef cows.[Abstract]. 4th American Society for Microbiology Conference on Antimicrobial Resistance in Zoonotic Bacteria and Foodborne Pathogens. S6:5, p.39.
Variations in the fecal occurrences of antimicrobial-resistant bacteria are greater between seasons than between "raised without antibiotics" and "conventional" cattle production systems - (Abstract Only)
Schmidt, J.W., Agga, G.E., Bosilevac, J.M., Wheeler, T.L., Arthur, T.M. 2015. Variations in the fecal occurrences of antimicrobial-resistant bacteria are greater between seasons than between "raised without antibiotics" and "conventional" cattle production systems.[Abstract] 4th American Society for Microbiology Conference on Antimicrobial Resistance in Zoonotic Bacteria and Foodborne Pathogens. S7:4,p.102.
Effectiveness of an Increased Dose of Bovamine Compared to a Lower Dose to Reduce Salmonella in Fed Cattle - (Abstract Only)
Arthur, T.M., Agga, G.E., Harhay, D.M. 2015. Effectiveness of an increased dose of Bovamine compared to a lower dose to reduce Salmonella in fed cattle. [Abstract]. Beef Industry Safety Summit. http://www.bifsco.org/2015researchsessionabstracts.aspx.
Occurrence of antimicrobial-resistant Escherichia coli and Salmonella enterica in the beef cattle production and processing continuum Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schmidt, J.W., Agga, G.E., Bosilevac, J.M., Harhay, D.M., Shackelford, S.D., Wang, R., Wheeler, T.L., Arthur, T.M. 2015. Occurrence of antimicrobial-resistant Escherichia coli and Salmonella enterica in the beef cattle production and processing continuum. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 81(2):713-725.
Antibiotic resistance by source: human-cattle-swine - (Abstract Only)
Arthur, T.M., Agga, G.E., Schmidt, J.W. 2014. Antibiotic resistance by source: human-cattle-swine. [Abstract] Beef Industry Safety Summit. Available: www.bifsco.org/attendees.aspx.