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Stephen White
Animal Disease Research
Research Geneticist (Animals)

Phone: (509) 335-7407
Fax: (509) 335-8328

3015 ADBF, WSU
PULLMAN, WA 991646630
Projects
Genetic Impact and Improved Diagnostics for Sheep and Goat Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 431730
Identification of Host Factors and Immunopathogenesis of Pneumonia in Domestic and Bighorn Sheep
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 431731
Creating and Verifying Commercial Genetic Tests for Goats
Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement (N)
  Accession Number: 433620
Creating and Verifying Commercial Genetic Tests for Goats and Rambouillet Sheep
Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement (N)
  Accession Number: 433623
Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre and Gunnison National Forests Plan Revision - U.S. Agricultural Research Service Cooperating Agency Agreement
Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement (N)
  Accession Number: 435542
Forest Plan Amendment for Planning and Management of Domestic Sheep and Goat Grazing within the Range of Bighorn Sheep
Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement (N)
  Accession Number: 435649
Animal Protection and Care for Cattle, Horses, Goats, and Sheep
Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 437107
Advanced Host Genomics: Nasal Shedding of Mycoplasma Ovipneumoniae and Multiple Data Uses to Benefit Sheep Research
Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 439061

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
The EDN2 rs110287192 gene polymorphism is associated with paratuberculosis susceptibility in multibreed cattle population Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cinar, M., Akyüz, B., Arslan, K., White, S.N., Neibergs, H.L., Gümüssoy, K. 2020. The EDN2 rs110287192 gene polymorphism is associated with paratuberculosis susceptibility in multibreed cattle population. PLoS One. 15(9):e0238631. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0238631.
A vision for development and utilization of high-throughput phenotyping and big data analytics in livestock Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Koltes, J.E., Cole, J.B., Clemmens, R., Dilger, R.N., Kramer, L.M., Lunney, J.K., Mccue, M.E., Mckay, S., Mateescu, R., Murdoch, B.M., Reuter, R., Rexroad III, C.E., Rosa, G.J.M., Serao, N.V.L., White, S.N., Woodward Greene, M.J., Worku, M., Zhang, H., Reecy, J.M., editors. 2019. A vision for development and utilization of high-throughput phenotyping and big data analytics in livestock. Frontiers in Genetics. 10:1197. https://doi.org/10.3389/fgene.2019.01197.
Infection dynamics of Theileria equi and Theileria haneyi, a newly discovered apicomplexan of the horse Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sears, K.P., Kappmeyer, L.S., Wise, L.N., Siva, M., Ueti, M.W., White, S.N., Reif, K.E., Knowles, D.P. 2019. Infection dynamics of Theileria equi and Theileria haneyi, a newly discovered apicomplexan of the horse. Veterinary Parasitology. 271:68-75. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vetpar.2019.06.009.
Evolution and diversity of the EMA families of the divergent equid parasites, Theileria equi and T. haneyi Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wise, L.N., Kappmeyer, L.S., Knowles, D.P., White, S.N. 2019. Evolution and diversity of the EMA families of the divergent equid parasites, Theileria equi and T. haneyi. Infection, Genetics and Evolution. 68:153-160. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.meegid.2018.12.020.
Tenascin-XB (TNXB) amino acid substitution E2004G is associated with mature weight and milk score in rambouillet, targhee, polypay, and suffolk sheep Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cinar, M., Mousel, M.R., Herndon, M.K., Taylor, J.B., White, S.N. 2018. Tenascin-XB (TNXB) amino acid substitution E2004G is associated with mature weight and milk score in rambouillet, targhee, polypay, and suffolk sheep. Small Ruminant Research. 166:129-133. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.smallrumres.2018.06.013.
A new tool: Genetic scrapie resistance in goats ()
White, S.N., Schneider, D.A. 2018. A new tool: Genetic scrapie resistance in goats. Scrapie: Eradicate It. June 2018:1.
Breeding scrapie resistant goats: A new DNA test to enhance goat health and your business ()
White, S.N., Schneider, D.A. 2018. Breeding scrapie resistant goats: A new DNA test to enhance goat health and your business. Dairy Goat Journal. 96(4):16-19.
Discovery of a novel species Theileria haneyi n. sp. infective to equids highlights exceptional genomic diversity within the genus Theileria: implications for apicomplexan parasite surveillance Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Knowles, D.P., Kappmeyer, L.S., Haney, D., Herndon, D.R., Fry, L.M., Munro, J.B., Sears, K., Ueti, M.W., Wise, L.N., Silva, M., Schneider, D.A., Grause, J., White, S.N., Trentina, K., Bishop, R., Odongo, D.O., Pelzel-McCluske, A.M., Scoles, G.A., Mealey, R.H., Silva, J.C. 2018. Discovery of a novel species Theileria haneyi n. sp. infective to equids highlights exceptional genomic diversity within the genus Theileria: implications for apicomplexan parasite surveillance. International Journal for Parasitology. 48(9-10):127-137. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpara.2018.03.010.
Scrapie resistant goats: Keep your herd healthy and help your business with a new gene test ()
White, S.N., Schneider, D.A. 2018. Scrapie resistant goats: Keep your herd healthy and help your business with a new gene test. The Boer Goat. 6-8.
Goats singly heterozygous for PRNP S146 or K222 orally inoculated with classical scrapie at birth show no disease at ages well beyond six years - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cinar Ulas, M., Schneider, D.A., Waldron, D.F., O'Rourke, K., White, S.N. 2018. Goats singly heterozygous for PRNP S146 or K222 orally inoculated with classical scrapie at birth show no disease at ages well beyond six years. Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics. 233:19-24.
Identification of genes associated with susceptibility to mycobacterium avium ssp. paratuberculosis (Map) tissue infection in Holstein cattle using gene set enrichment analysis-SNP Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kise, J.N., Neupane, M., White, S.N., Neibergs, H.N. 2018. Identification of genes associated with susceptibility to mycobacterium avium ssp. paratuberculosis (Map) tissue infection in Holstein cattle using gene set enrichment analysis-SNP. Mammalian Genome. 29(7-8):539-549. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00335-017-9725-4.
Domestic sheep show average coxiella burnetii seropositivity generations after a sheep-associated human Q fever outbreak and lack detectable shedding by placental, vaginal, and fecal routes Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Oliveira, R.D., Mousel, M.R., Pabilonia, K.L., Highland, M.A., Taylor, J.B., Knowles Jr, D.P., White, S.N. 2017. Domestic sheep show average coxiella burnetii seropositivity generations after a sheep-associated human Q fever outbreak and lack detectable shedding by placental, vaginal, and fecal routes. PLoS One. 12(11):e0188054. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0188054.
Verification of post-chemotherapeutic clearance of theileria equi through concordance of nested PCR and immunoblot - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wise, L.N., Kappmeyer, L.S., Dasilva, M., White, S.N., Grause, J.F., Knowles Jr, D.P. 2017. Verification of post-chemotherapeutic clearance of theileria equi through concordance of nested PCR and immunoblot. Ticks and Tick Borne Diseases. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ttbdis.2017.08.007.
Underdominant KCC3b R31I association with blood sodium concentration in domestic sheep suggests role in oligomer function Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
White, S.N., Oliveira, R.D., Mousel, M.R., Gonzalez, M.V., Highland, M.A., Herndon, M.K., Taylor, J.B., Knowles Jr, D.P. 2017. Underdominant KCC3b R31I association with blood sodium concentration in domestic sheep suggests role in oligomer function. Animal Genetics. 48(5):626-627. https://doi.org/10.1111/age.12585.
Validation of an improved anaplasma antibody cELISA kit for detection of anaplasma ovis antibody in domestic sheep at the U.S. Sheep Experiment Station in Dubois, ID Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mason, K.L., Gonzalez, M.V., Chung, C., Mousel, M.R., White, S.N., Taylor, J.B., Scoles, G.A. 2017. Validation of an improved anaplasma antibody cELISA kit for detection of anaplasma ovis antibody in domestic sheep at the U.S. Sheep Experiment Station in Dubois, ID. Veterinary Microbiology. https://doi.org/10.1177/1040638717709494.
Immunization of bighorn sheep against mannheimia haemolytica with a bovine herpesvirus 1-vectored vaccine - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Batra, S.A., Shanthalingam, S., Donofrio, G., Haldorson, G.J., Chowdhury, S., White, S.N., Srikumaran, S. 2017. Immunization of bighorn sheep against mannheimia haemolytica with a bovine herpesvirus 1-vectored vaccine. Vaccine. 35(12):1630-1636.
Identification of loci associated with susceptibility to mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis (Map) tissue infection in cattle - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kiser, J.N., White, S.N., Johnson, K.A., Hoff, J., Taylor, J.F., Neibergs, H.L. 2017. Identification of loci associated with susceptibility to mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis (Map) tissue infection in cattle. Journal of Animal Science. 95:1080-1091.
Ovar-DRB1 haplotypes *2001 and *0301 are associated with sheep growth and ewe lifetime prolificacy Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cinar, M., Mousel, M.R., Herrmann-Hoesing, L.M., Taylor, J.B., White, S.N. 2016. Ovar-DRB1 haplotypes *2001 and *0301 are associated with sheep growth and ewe lifetime prolificacy. Gene. 595(2):187-192.
GO-FAANG meeting: A gathering on functional annotation of animal genomes Reprint Icon ()
Tuggle, C.K., Giuffra, E., White, S.N., Clarke, L., Zhou, H., Ross, P.J., Acloque, H., Reecy, J.M., Archibald, A., Boichard, M., Chamberlain, A., Cheng, H.H., Crooijmans, R., Delany, M., Groenen, M.A., Hayes, B., Lunney, J.K., Plastow, G.S., Silverstein, J., Song, J., Watson, M. 2016. GO-FAANG meeting: A gathering on functional annotation of animal genomes. Animal Genetics. 47(5):528-533.
Differences in leukocyte differentiation molecule abundances on domestic sheep (Ovis aries) and bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis) neutrophils identified by flow cytometry - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Highland, M.A., Schneider, D.A., White, S.N., Madsen-Bouterse, S.A., Knowles Jr, D.P., Davis, W.C. 2016. Differences in leukocyte differentiation molecule abundances on domestic sheep (Ovis aries) and bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis) neutrophils identified by flow cytometry . Comparative Immunology Microbiology and Infectious Diseases. doi: 10.1016/j.cimid.2016.04.006.
Differences in leukocyte differentiation molecule abundances on domestic sheep (Ovis aries) and bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis) neutrophils identified by flow cytometry - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Highland, M.A., Schneider, D.A., White, S.N., Madsen-Bouterse, S.A., Knowles Jr, D.P., Davis, W.C. 2016. Differences in leukocyte differentiation molecule abundances on domestic sheep (Ovis aries) and bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis) neutrophils identified by flow cytometry . Comparative Immunology Microbiology and Infectious Diseases. DOI: 10.1016/j.cimid.2016.04.006.
Use of Genomics in Economically Important Traits in Ovine Populations - (Proceedings)
Casas, E., White, S.N. 2015. Use of Genomics in Economically Important Traits in Ovine Populations. In: Proceedings of the X International Seminar on Sheep Production in the Tropics, November 2-26, 2015, Villahermosa, Tabasco, Mexico. 2015 CDROM.
Ovine leukocyte profiles do not associate with variation in the prion gene, but are breed-dependent - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mousel, M.R., White, S.N., Herndon, D.R., Reynolds, J.O., Gonzalez, M., Johnson, W.C., Ueti, M.W., Taylor, J.B., Knowles Jr, D.P. 2015. Ovine leukocyte profiles do not associate with variation in the prion gene, but are breed-dependent. Animal Genetics. 47(1):136-37.
Genome-wide association identifies SLC2A9 and NLN gene regions as associated with entropion in domestic sheep - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mousel, M.R., Reynolds, J.O., White, S.N. 2015. Genome-wide association identifies SLC2A9 and NLN gene regions as associated with entropion in domestic sheep PLoS One. 10(6):e0128909.
Role of PRNP S127 allele in experimental goat infection with classical caprine scrapie - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dassanayake, R.P., White, S.N., Madsen-Bouterse, S.A., Schneider, D.A., O'Rourke, K.I. 2015. Role of PRNP S127 allele in experimental goat infection with classical caprine scrapie. Animal Genetics. doi: 10.1111/age.12291.
Coordinated international action to accelerate genome-to-phenome with FAANG, The Functional Annotation of Animal Genomes project Reprint Icon ()
Andersson, L., Archibald, A.L., Bottema, C.D., Brauning, R., Burgess, S.C., Burt, D.W., Casas, E., Cheng, H.H., Clarke, L., Couldrey, C., Dalrymple, B.P., Elski, C.G., Foissac, S., Giuffra, E., Groenen, M.A., Hayes, B.J., Huang, L.S., Khatib, H., Kijas, J.W., Kim, H., Lunney, J.K., McCarthy, F.M., McEwan, J.C., Moore, S., Nanduri, B., Notredame, C., Palti, Y., Plastow, G.S., Reecy, J.M., Rohrer, G.A., Sarrapoulou, E., Schmidt, C.J., Silverstein, J., Tellam, R.L., Tixier-Biochard, M., Tosser-Klopp, G., Tuggle, C.K., Vilkki, J., White, S.N., Zhao, S., Zhou, H. 2015. Coordinated international action to accelerate genome-to-phenome with FAANG, The Functional Annotation of Animal Genomes project. Genome Biology. 16:57. DOI:10.1186/S13059-015-0622-4.
A single codon insertion in PICALM is associated with development of familial subvalvular aortic stenosis in Newfoundland dogs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stern, J.A., White, S.N., Lehmkuhl, L.B., Doreste-Reina, Y., Ferguson, J.L., Nascone-Yoder, N.M., Meurs, K.M. 2014. A single codon insertion in PICALM is associated with development of familial subvalvular aortic stenosis in Newfoundland dogs. Human Genetics. 133(9):1139-1148.
Knockdown of the rhipicephalus microplus cytochrome c oxidase subunit III gene is associated with a failure of anaplasma marginale transmission - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bifano, T.D., Ueti, M.W., Esteves, E., Reif, K.E., Braz, G.R., Scoles, G.A., Bastos, R.G., White, S.N., Daffre, S. 2014. Knockdown of the rhipicephalus microplus cytochrome c oxidase subunit III gene is associated with a failure of anaplasma marginale transmission. PLoS One. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0098614.
The sheep genome illuminates biology of the rumen and lipid metabolism - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jiang, Y., Xie, M., Chen, W., Talbot, R., Maddox, J.F., Faraut, T., Wu, C., Muzny, D.M., Li, Y., Zhang, W., Stanton, J., Brauning, R., Barris, W.C., Hourlier, T., Aken, B., Searle, S.M., Adelson, D.L., Bian, C., Cam, G.R., Chen, Y., Chen, S., Desilva, U., Dixen, K., Dong, Y., Fan, G., Franklin, I.R., Fu, S., Fuentes-Utrilla, P., Guan, R., Highland, M.A., Holder, M., Huang, G., Ingham, A.B., Jhangiani, S.N., Kalra, D., Kovar, C.L., Lee, S.L., Liu, W., Liu, X., Lu, C., Lv, T., Mathew, T., Mcwilliam, S., Menzies, M., Pan, S., Robelin, D., Servin, B., Townley, D., Wang, W., Wei, B., White, S.N., Yang, X., Ye, C., Yue, Y., Zeng, P., Zhou, Q., Hansen, J.B., Kristensen, K., Gibbs, R., Flicek, P., Warkup, C.C., Jones, H.E., Oddy, H., Nicholas, F.W., Mcewan, J.C., Kijas, J., Wang, J., Worley, K., Archibald, A.L., Cockett, N., Xun, X., Wang, W., Dalrymple, B.P. 2014. The sheep genome illuminates biology of the rumen and lipid metabolism. Science. 344(6188):1168-1173.
Mutations in Ovis aries TMEM154 are associated with lower small ruminant lentivirus proviral concentration in one sheep flock - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Alshanbari, F.A., Mousel, M.R., Reynolds, J.O., Herrmann-Hoesing, L.M., Highland, M.A., Lewis, G.S., White, S.N. 2014. Mutations in Ovis aries TMEM154 are associated with lower small ruminant lentivirus proviral concentration in one sheep flock. Animal Genetics. 45(4):565-571.
Genome-wide association identifies genomic regions associated with entropion in domestic sheep - (Proceedings)
Mousel, M.R., White, S.N., Reynolds, J.O., Knowles Jr, D.P. 2014. Genome-wide association identifies genomic regions associated with entropion in domestic sheep. WCGALP,Vancouver Canada.
Association analysis of variant near ZNF389 with ewe cumulative production in three sheep breeds - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
White, S.N., Mousel, M.R., Gonzalez, M.V., Highland, M.A., Herrmann-Hoesing, L.M., Taylor, J.B., Knowles Jr, D.P. 2014. Association analysis of variant near ZNF389 with ewe cumulative production in three sheep breeds. Animal Genetics. 5(4):613-614.
Deletion variant near ZNF389 is associated with control of ovine lentivirus in multiple flocks of sheep - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
White, S.N., Mousel, M.R., Reynolds, J.O., Herrmann-Hoesing, L.M., Knowles Jr, D.P. 2014. Deletion variant near ZNF389 is associated with control of ovine lentivirus in multiple flocks of sheep. Animal Genetics. 45(2):297-300.
A divergent artiodactyl MYADM-like repeat is associated with erythrocyte traits and weight of lamb weaned in domestic sheep - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gonzalez, M.V., Mousel, M.R., Herndon, D.R., Jiang, Y., Dalrymple, B.P., Reynolds, J.O., Johnson, W.C., Herrmann-Hoesing, L.M., White, S.N. 2013. A divergent artiodactyl MYADM-like repeat is associated with erythrocyte traits and weight of lamb weaned in domestic sheep. PLoS One. 8(8):e74700. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0074700.
Extent of linkage disequilibrium in large breed dogs: chromosomal and breed variation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stern, J., White, S.N., Meurs, K. 2013. Extent of linkage disequilibrium in large breed dogs: chromosomal and breed variation . Mammalian Genome. 24(9-10):409-415
Expanding possibilities for intervention against small ruminant lentiviruses through genetic marker-assisted selective breeding - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
White, S.N., Knowles Jr, D.P. 2013. Expanding possibilities for intervention against small ruminant lentiviruses through genetic marker-assisted selective breeding. Viruses. 5(6):1466-1499.
Mutations in ovine TMEM154 associated with reduced risk of ovine lentivirus infection are also associated with reduced proviral concentration - (Abstract Only)
Alshanbari, F., Mousel, M.R., Reynolds, J.O., Hermann-Hoesing, L.M., Heaton, M.P., Lewis, G.S., Knowles Jr, D.P., White, S.N. 2012. Mutations in ovine TMEM154 associated with reduced risk of ovine lentivirus infection are also associated with reduced proviral concentration . Annual International Plant & Animal Genome Conference. Plant & Animal Genomes Conference XXI, Abstract 0624. San Diego, CA. January 14, 2013..
Identification and characterization of a genome-wide significant region associated with red blood cell phenotypes in domestic sheep - (Abstract Only)
Gonzalez, M.V., Mousel, M.R., Reynolds, J.O., Johnson, W.C., Herrmann-Hoesing, L.M., Lewis, G.S., Knowles Jr, D.P., White, S.N. 2012. Identification and characterization of a genome-wide significant region associated with red blood cell phenotypes in domestic sheep. Annual International Plant & Animal Genome Conference. Plant & Animal Genomes Conference XXI, Abstract 0617. San Diego, CA. January 14, 2013..
Genome-Wide association identifies multiple genomic regions associated with susceptibility to and control of ovine lentivirus Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
White, S.N., Mousel, M.R., Herrmann-Hoesing, L.M., Reynolds, J.O., Leymaster, K.A., Neibergs, H.L., Lewis, G.S., Knowles Jr, D.P. 2012. Genome-Wide association identifies multiple genomic regions associated with susceptibility to and control of ovine lentivirus. PLoSOne 7(10):e47829.
Ovine progressive pneumonia virus is transmitted more effectively via aerosol nebulization than oral administration Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Herrmann-Hoesing, L.M., White, S.N., Neiswanger-Broughton, L.E., Johnson, W.C., Noh, S.M., Schneider, D.A., Li, H., Taus, N.S., Reynolds, J.O., Truscott, T.C., Dassanayake, R.P., Knowles Jr, D.P. 2012. Ovine progressive pneumonia virus is transmitted more effectively via aerosol nebulization than oral administration. Open Journal of Veterinary Medicine. 2(3):113-119.
Re-emergence of the apicomplexan theileria equi in the United States: Elimination of persistent infection and transmission risk Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ueti, M.W., Mealey, R.H., Kappmeyer, L.S., White, S.N., Kumpula-Mcwhirter, N., Pelzel, A.M., Grause, J.F., Bunn, T.O., Schwartz, A., Traub-Dargatz, J.L. 2012. Re-emergence of the apicomplexan theileria equi in the United States: Elimination of persistent infection and transmission risk. PloSONE 7(9):e44713.
MHC class II DR allelic diversity in bighorn sheep Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Subramaniam, R., White, S.N., Herrmann-Hoesing, L.M., Subramaniam, S. 2012. MHC class II DR allelic diversity in bighorn sheep. Gene. GENE2012506(1):217-222.
Ovine herpesvirus 2 infection in american bison: virus and host dynamics in the development of sheep-associated malignant catarrhal fever - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cunha, C.W., Gailbreath, K.L., O'Toole, D., Knowles Jr, D.P., Schneider, D.A., White, S.N., Taus, N.S., Davis, C.J., Davis, W.C., Li, H. 2012. Ovine herpesvirus 2 infection in american bison: virus and host dynamics in the development of sheep-associated malignant catarrhal fever. Veterinary Microbiology. 159:307-319.
Extended scrapie incubation time in goats singly heterozygous for PRNP S146 or K222 Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
White, S.N., Reynolds, J.O., Waldron, D.F., Schneider, D.A., Orourke, K.I. 2012. Extended scrapie incubation time in goats singly heterozygous for PRNP S146 or K222. Gene. 501(1):49-51.
A splice site mutation in a gene encoding for PDK4, a mitochondrial protein, is associated with the development of dilated cardiomyopathy in the Doberman pinscher Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Meurs, K.M., Lahmers, S., Keene, B.W., White, S.N., Oyama, M.A., Mauceli, E., Lindblad-Toh, K. 2012. A splice site mutation in a gene encoding for PDK4, a mitochondrial protein, is associated with the development of dilated cardiomyopathy in the Doberman pinscher. Human Genetics. 131(8):1319-25.
Reduced lentivirus susceptibility in sheep with TMEM154 mutations Reprint Icon - (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.
Genome-Wide Association Study of Entropion Eyelid in Multiple Breeds of Sheep Reprint Icon - (Abstract Only)
Mousel, M.R., Reynolds, J.O., White, S.N. 2012. Genome-Wide Association Study of Entropion Eyelid in Multiple Breeds of Sheep. Plant and Animal Genome. No. W151.
In vitro activity of ponazuril against Theileria equi Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wise, L.N., Ueti, M.W., Kappmeyer, L.S., Hines, M.T., White, S.N., Davis, W., Knowles Jr, D.P. 2012. In vitro activity of ponazuril against Theileria equi. Veterinary Parasitology. 185(2-4):282-5.
Characterization of ovine herpesvirus 2-induced malignant catarrhal fever in rabbits - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Li, H., Cunha, C.W., Gailbreath, K.L., O'Toole, D., White, S.N., Vanderplasschen, A., Dewals, B., Knowles Jr, D.P., Taus, N.S. 2011. Characterization of ovine herpesvirus 2-induced malignant catarrhal fever in rabbits. Veterinary Microbiology. 150(3-4):270-7.
Association analysis of PRNP gene region with chronic wasting disease in Rocky Mountain elk - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
White, S.N., Spraker, T.R., Reynolds, J.O., Orourke, K.I. 2010. Association analysis of PRNP gene region with chronic wasting disease in Rocky Mountain elk. BMC Research Notes. 3:314.
An insertion mutation in ABCB4 is associated with gallbladder mucocele formation in dogs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mealey, K.L., Minch, J.D., White, S.N., Snekvik, K.R., Mattoon, J.S. 2010. An insertion mutation in ABCB4 is associated with gallbladder mucocele formation in dogs. Comparative Hepatology. 9:6.
Genome-wide association identifies a deletion in the 3’ untranslated region of Striatin in a canine model of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Meurs, K.M., Mauceli, E., Lahmers, S., Acland, G.M., White, S.N., Lindblad-Toh, K. 2010. Genome-wide association identifies a deletion in the 3’ untranslated region of Striatin in a canine model of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy. Human Genetics. 128:315-324.
Non-maternal transmission is the major mode of ovine lentivirus transmission in a ewe flock: A molecular epidemiology study - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Broughton-Neiswanger, L.E., White, S.N., Knowles Jr, D.P., Mousel, M.R., Lewis, G.S., Herndon, D.R., Hoesing, L.M. 2010. Non-maternal transmission is the major mode of ovine lentivirus transmission in a ewe flock: A molecular epidemiology study. Infection, Genetics and Evolution. 10(7):998-1007.
Evaluation of a caprine arthritis-encephalitis virus/maedi-visna virus indirect enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay in the serological diagnosis of ovine progressive pneumonia virus in U.S. sheep - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hoesing, L.M., Broughton-Neiswanger, L.E., Gouine, K., White, S.N., Mousel, M.R., Lewis, G.S., Marshall, K.L., Knowles Jr, D.P. 2010. Evaluation of a caprine arthritis-encephalitis virus/maedi-visna virus indirect enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay in the serological diagnosis of ovine progressive pneumonia virus in U.S. sheep. Clinical and Vaccine Immunology. 17(2):307-310.
Ovine Progressive Pneumonia Virus Capsid Antigen as Found in CD163- and CD172a-Positive Alveolar Macrophages of Persistently Infected Sheep - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hoesing, L.M., Noh, S.M., Snekvik, K.R., White, S.N., Schneider, D.A., Truscott, T.C., Knowles Jr, D.P. 2010. Ovine Progressive Pneumonia Virus Capsid Antigen as Found in CD163- and CD172a-Positive Alveolar Macrophages of Persistently Infected Sheep. Veterinary Pathology. 47(3):518-528.
Association analysis of a CCR5 variant with ewe lifetime production. - (Abstract Only)
Mousel, M.R., White, S.N., Hoesing, L.M. 2010. Association analysis of a CCR5 variant with ewe lifetime production. Plant and Animal Genome Conference Proceedings. P571.
Association analysis of a CCR5 variant with ewe lifetime production in 3 breeds of sheep. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mousel, M.R., White, S.N., Hoesing, L.M. 2010. Association analysis of a CCR5 variant with ewe lifetime production in 3 breeds of sheep. Animal Genetics. 41(2):222-223.
Babesia bovis: Transcriptional analysis of rRNA gene unit expression - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Laughery, J.M., Lau, A.O., White, S.N., Howell, J.M., Suarez, C.E. 2009. Babesia bovis: Transcriptional analysis of rRNA gene unit expression. Experimental Parasitology. 123(1):45-50.
The Genome Sequence of Taurine Cattle: A Window to Ruminant Biology and Evolution - (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.
Peripheral Ovine Progressive Pneumonia Provirus Levels Correlate with and Predict Histological Tissue Lesion Severity in Naturally Infected Sheep - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hoesing, L.M., Noh, S.M., White, S.N., Snekvik, K.R., Truscott, T.C., Knowles Jr, D.P. 2009. Peripheral Ovine Progressive Pneumonia Provirus Levels Correlate with and Predict Histological Tissue Lesion Severity in Naturally Infected Sheep. Clinical and Vaccine Immunology. 16(4):551-557.
Ovine progressive pneumonia provirus levels are unaffected by the prion 171R allele in an Idaho sheep flock - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Harrington, R.D., Hoesing, L.M., White, S.N., Orourke, K.I., Knowles Jr, D.P. 2009. Ovine progressive pneumonia provirus levels are unaffected by the prion 171R allele in an Idaho sheep flock. Genetics Selection Evolution. 41(1):17
Common promoter deletion is associated with 3.9-fold differential transcription of ovine CCR5 and reduced proviral level of ovine progressive pneumonia virus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
White, S.N., Mousel, M.R., Reynolds, J.O., Lewis, G.S., Hoesing, L.M. 2009. Common promoter deletion is associated with 3.9-fold differential transcription of ovine CCR5 and reduced proviral level of ovine progressive pneumonia virus. Animal Genetics. 40(5):583-589.
Increased risk of chronic wasting disease in Rocky Mountain elk associated with decreased magnesium and increased manganese in brain tissue - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
White, S.N., Orourke, K.I., Gidlewski, T.L., Vercauteren, K.C., Mousel, M.R., Phillips, G.E., Spraker, T.R. 2010. Increased risk of chronic wasting disease in Rocky Mountain elk associated with decreased magnesium and increased manganese in brain tissue. Canadian Journal of Veterinary Research. 74:50-53.
Ovine progressive pneumonia provirus levels associate with breed and Ovar-DRB1 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hoesing, L.M., White, S.N., Mousel, M.R., Lewis, G.S., Knowles Jr, D.P. 2008. Ovine progressive pneumonia provirus levels associate with breed and Ovar-DRB1. Immunogenetics. 60(12):749-758.
Prion gene (PRNP) haplotype variation in United States goat breeds - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
White, S.N., Hoesing, L.M., O'Rourke, K.I., Waldron, D., Rowe, J., Alverson, J. 2008. Prion gene (PRNP) haplotype variation in United States goat breeds. Genetics Selection Evolution. 40(5):553-561.
Myenteric neurons of the ileum that express somatostatin are a target of prion neuroinvasion in an alimentary model of sheep scrapie - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schneider, D.A., Yan, H., Fry, L.M., Alverson, J., White, S.N., Orourke, K.I. 2008. Myenteric neurons of the ileum that express somatostatin are a target of prion neuroinvasion in an alimentary model of sheep scrapie. Acta Neuropathologica. 115(6):651-661.
Technical Note: Comparison of traditional needle vaccination to pneumatic, needle-free vaccination in sheep - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mousel, M.R., Leeds, T.D., White, S.N., Hoesing, L.M. 2008. Technical Note: Comparison of traditional needle vaccination to pneumatic, needle-free vaccination in sheep. Journal of Animal Science. 86:1468-1471.
Genomic analysis of Ovis aries (Ovar)MHC Class IIa loci - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hoesing, L.M., White, S.N., Kappmeyer, L.S., Herndon, D.R., Knowles Jr, D.P. 2008. Genomic analysis of Ovis aries (Ovar)MHC Class IIa loci. Immunogenetics. 60(3):167-176.
Development and Validation of an Ovine Progressive Pneumonia Virus Quantitative PCR - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hoesing, L.M., White, S.N., Lewis, G.S., Mousel, M.R., Knowles Jr, D.P. 2007. Development and Validation of an Ovine Progressive Pneumonia Virus Quantitative PCR. Clinical and Vaccine Immunology. 14(10):1274-1278
Assessing the association of single nucleotide polymorphisms at the thyroglobulin gene with carcass traits in beef cattle - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Casas, E., White, S.N., Shackelford, S.D., Wheeler, T.L., Koohmaraie, M., Bennett, G.L., Smith, T.P.L. 2007. Assessing the association of single nucleotide polymorphisms at the thyroglobulin gene with carcass traits in beef cattle. Journal of Animal Science. 85:2807-2814.
Presence of specific MHC Class II expressed alleles associates with clinical disease in ovine progressive pneumonia virus (OPPV) infected sheep - (Abstract Only)
Localization of a TNF-activated transcription site and interactions with the gamma activated site within the CAEV U3 70 base pair repeat - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Murphy, B., Jasmer, D., White, S.N., Knowles Jr, D.P. 2007. Localization of a TNF-activated transcription site and interactions with the gamma activated site within the CAEV U3 70 base pair repeat. Virology. 364:196-207
ASSOCIATION OF A SINGLE NUCLEOTIDE POLYMORPHISM IN SPP1 WITH GROWTH TRAITS AND TWINNING IN A CATTLE POPULATION SELECTED FOR TWINNING RATE - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Allan, M.F., Thallman, R.M., Cushman, R.A., Echternkamp, S.E., White, S.N., Kuehn, L.A., Casas, E., Smith, T.P. 2007. Association of a single nucleotide polymorphism in spp1 with growth traits and twinning in a cattle population selected for twinning rate. Journal of Animal Science. 85(2):341-347.
Evaluation in beef cattle of six deoxyribonucleic acid markers developed for dairy traits reveals an osteopontin polymorphism associated with postweaning growth. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
White, S.N., Casas, E., Allan, M.F., Keele, J.W., Snelling, W.M., Wheeler, T.L., Shackelford, S.D., Koohmaraie, M., Smith, T.P. 2007. Evaluation in beef cattle of six deoxyribonucleic acid markers developed for dairy traits reveals an osteopontin polymorphism associated with post-weaning growth. Journal of Animal Science. 85:1-10.
Identification of genetic variation and putative regulatory regions in bovine CARD15 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Taylor, K.H., Taylor, J.F., White, S.N., Womack, J.E. 2006. Identification of genetic variation and putative regulatory regions in bovine CARD15. Mammalian Genome. 17(8):892-901.
TESTING FOR INTERACTIONS BETWEEN CALPASTATIN AND U-CALPAIN MARKERS IN BEEF CATTLE ON TENDERNESS TRAITS - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Casas, E., White, S.N., Wheeler, T.L., Shackelford, S.D., Koohmaraie, M., Riley, D.G., Chase, C.C. Jr., Johnson, D.D., Smith, T.P. 2006. Effects of calpastatin and u-calpain markers in beef cattle on tenderness traits. Journal of Animal Science. 84:520-525.
TESTING FOR INTERACTIONS BETWEEN CALPASTATIN AND U-CALPAIN MARKERS IN BEEF CATTLE ON TENDERNESS TRAITS - (Abstract Only)
Casas, E., White, S.N., Wheeler, T.L., Shackelford, S.D., Koohmaraie, M., Riley, D.G., Chase, C.C., Johnson, D.D., Smith, T.P. 2006. Testing for interactions between Calpastatin and u-Calpain markers in beef cattle on tenderness traits [abstract]. Midwestern Section of the American Society of Animal Science. 84(Suppl. 2):135. Paper No. 329.
A NEW SNP IN CAPN1 EXTENDS THE CURRENT TENDERNESS MARKER TEST TO INCLUDE CATTLE OF BOS INDICUS, BOS TAURUS, AND CROSSBRED DESCENT - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
White, S.N., Casas, E., Wheeler, T.L., Shackelford, S.D., Koohmaraie, M., Riley, D.G., Chase, C.C., Johnson, D.D., Keele, J.W., Smith, T.P. 2005. A new snp in capn1 extends the current tenderness marker test to include cattle of bos indicus, bos taurus, and crossbred descent. Journal of Animal Science. 83:2001-2008.
A NEW SNP MARKER IN CAPN1 IS ASSOCIATED WITH TENDERNESS IN CATTLE OF INDICINE, TAURINE, AND ADMIXED DESCENT - (Abstract Only)
White, S.N., Casas, E., Wheeler, T.L., Shackelford, S.D., Koohmaraie, M., Riley, D.G., Chase, C.C., Johnson, D.D., Keele, J.W., Smith, T.P. 2005. A new snp marker in capn1 is associated with tenderness in cattle of indicine, taurine, and admixed descent. Proc., Plant & Animal Genome XIII, San Diego, CA. P528. p. 203. 2005.
ASSESSMENT OF SINGLE NUCLEOTIDE POLYMORPHISMS IN GENES RESIDING ON CHROMOSOMES 14 AND 29 FOR ASSOCIATION WITH CARCASS COMPOSITION TRAITS IN BOS INDICUS CATTLE - (Abstract Only)
Chase, C.C. Jr., Casas, E., White, S.N., Riley, D.G., Smith, T.P., Brenneman, R.A., Olson, T.A., Johnson, D.D., Coleman, S.W., Bennett, G.L. 2005. Assessment of single nucleotide polymorphisms in genes residing on chromosomes 14 and 29 for association with carcass composition traits in Bos indicus cattle [Abstract]. Plant and Animal Genome XIII, January 15-19, 2005, San Diego, CA. p. 203.
ASSESSMENT OF SINGLE NUCLEOTIDE POLYMORPHISMS IN GENES RESIDING ON CHROMOSOMES 14 AND 29 FOR ASSOCIATION WITH CARCASS COMPOSITION TRAITS IN BOS INDICUS CATTLE - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Casas, E., White, S.N., Riley, D.G., Smith, T.P., Brenneman, R.A., Olson, T.A., Johnson, D.D., Coleman, S.W., Bennett, G.L., Chase, C.C. 2005. Assessment of single nucleotide polymorphisms in genes residing on chromosomes 14 and 29 for association with carcass composition traits in bos indicus cattle. Journal of Animal Science. 83:13-19.
ASSOCIATION OF MARKERS IN THE BOVINE CAPN1 GENE WITH MEAT TENDERNESS IN LARGE CROSSBRED POPULATIONS THAT SAMPLE INFLUENTIAL INDUSTRY SIRES - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Page, B.T., Casas, E., Quaas, R.L., Thallman, R.M., Wheeler, T.L., Shackelford, S.D., Koohmaraie, M., White, S.N., Bennett, G.L., Keele, J.W., Dikeman, M.E., Smith, T.P. Association of markers in the bovine capn1 gene with meat tenderness in large crossbred populations that sample influential industry sires. Journal of Animal Science. 82:3474-3481. 2004.
ASSOCIATION OF CAPN1 MARKERS WITH BEEF TENDERNESS IN CROSSBRED, MULTIBREED POPULATIONS - (Abstract Only)
White, S.N., Page, B.T., Casas, E., Koohmaraie, M., Wheeler, T.L., Shackelford, S.D., Keele, J.W., Smith, T.P. 2004. Association of CAPN1 markers with beef tenderness in crossbred, multibreed populations. Proc.,Plant and Animal Genome Abstracts. P644. p. 232.
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