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Aaron Dickey
Genetics, Breeding, and Animal Health Research
Research Molecular Biologist

Phone: (402) 762-4392
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STATE SPUR 18D
CLAY CENTER , NE 689330166

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Digestive tract microbiota of beef cattle that differed in feed efficiency -
Freetly, H.C., Wells, J., Dickey, A., Lindholm-Perry, A., Keele, J., Foote, A. 2019. Digestive tract microbiota of beef cattle that differed in feed efficiency [abstract]. 2019 Congress on Gastrointestinal Function, April 15-17, 2019, Chicago, IL. p. 41-42.
Whole genome sequencing of Moraxella bovoculi reveals high genetic diversity and evidence for interspecies recombination at multiple loci -
Transcriptome profiling of olfactory epithelium in normal cycling and acyclic gilts -
First complete genome sequence of a genotype A2, subgroup 4 small ruminant lentivirus -
Workman, A.M., Clawson, M.L., Heaton, M.P., Dickey, A.M. 2018. First complete genome sequence of a genotype A2, subgroup 4 small ruminant lentivirus. MICROBIOLOGY RESOURCE ANNOUNCEMENTS. 7(19):e01337-18. https://doi.org/10.1128/MRA.01337-18.
Complete genome sequence of Moraxella bovis strain Epp63, an etiologic agent of infectious bovine keratoconjunctivitis -
Loy, J.D., Dickey, A.M., Clawson, M.L. 2018. Complete genome sequence of Moraxella bovis strain Epp63, an etiologic agent of infectious bovine keratoconjunctivitis. Microbiology Resource Announcements. 7(8):1-2. https://doi.org/10.1128/MRA01004.18.
Succession of ruminal bacterial species and fermentation characteristics in preweaned Brangus calves -
Smith, K.E., Garza, A.L., Butterfield, K.M., Dickey, A.M., Lindholm-Perry, A.K., Wells, J. E., Freetly, H.C., Lodge-Ivey, S.L. 2018. Succession of ruminal bacterial species and fermentation characteristics in preweaned Brangus calves. Translational Animal Science. 2(Supplement 1):S48-S52. https://doi.org/10.1093/tas/txy043.
Genomic signatures of a Mannheimia haemolytica lineage associated with bovine respiratory disease -
Matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization time-of-flight mass spectrometry identification of Moraxella bovoculi and Moraxella bovis isolates from cattle -
Robbins, K., Dickey, A.M., Clawson, M.L., Loy, J.D. 2018. Matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization time-of-flight mass spectrometry identification of Moraxella bovoculi and Moraxella bovis isolates from cattle. Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation. p. 1-4. Available: jvdi.sagepub.com. https://doi.org/10.1177/1040638718789725.
Evaluation of a functional variant assay for selecting beef cattle -
Snelling, W.M., McDaneld, T.G., Kuehn, L.A., Dickey, A.M., Bennett, G.L. 2018. Evaluation of a functional variant assay for selecting beef cattle. In: Proceedings World Congress of Genetics Applied in Livestock Production. 11-16 Feb 2018. Auckland, New Zealand. Volume Technologies - Genotyping p.589. Available: www.wcgalp.org.
Unexpected high intragenomic variation in two of three major pest thrips species does not affect ribosomal internal transcribed spacer 2 (ITS2)utility for thrips identification -
Kumar, V., Dickey, A.M., Seal, D.R., Shatters, R.G., Osborne, L.S., McKenzie, C.L. 2017. Unexpected high intragenomic variation in two of three major pest thrips species does not affect ribosomal transcribed spacer 2(ITS2) utility for thrips identification. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 18(10):2100.
Rediscovering digitules in Aphidomorpha and the question of homology among Sternorrhyncha (Insecta: Hemiptera) Reprint Icon -
Metz, M., Miller, D.R., Dickey, A.M., Bauchan, G.R., Ochoa, R., Skvarla, M.J., Miller, G.L. 2017. Rediscovering digitules in Aphidomorpha and the question of homology among Sternorrhyncha (Insecta: Hemiptera). ZooKeys. 4276(1):139-144.
Determination of succession of rumen bacterial species in nursing beef calves -
Smith, K.E., Garza, A.L., Butterfield, K.M., Dickey, A.M., Lindholm-Perry, A.K., Wells, J., Freetly, H.C., Lodge-Ivey, S.L. 2017. Determination of succession of rumen bacterial species in nursing beef calves [abstract]. 2017 Congress on Gastrointestinal Function, April 10-12, 2017, Chicago, IL. p. 40-41.
Complete genome sequences of two genotype A2 small ruminant lentiviruses isolated from infected U.S. sheep -
Workman, A.M., Dickey, A.M., Heaton, M.P., Clawson, M.L., Smith, T.P.L. 2017. Complete genome sequences of two genotype A2 small ruminant lentiviruses isolated from infected U.S. sheep. Genome Announcements. 5(13):e00109-17.
Host-associated differentiation in a pecan and water hickory Aphidomorpha community -
Medina, R.F., Dickey, A.M., Harrison, K., Miller, G.L. 2017. Host-associated differentiation in a pecan and water hickory Aphidomorpha community. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 162:366-378.
Genomic signatures of Mannheimia haemolytica that associate with the lungs of cattle with respiratory disease, an integrative conjugative element, and antibiotic resistance genes -
Clawson, M.L., Murray, R.W., Sweeney, M.T., Apley, M.D., DeDonder, K.D., Capik, S.F., Larson, R.L., Lubbers, B.V., White, B.J., Kalbfleisch, T.S., Schuller, G., Dickey, A.M., Harhay, G.P., Heaton, M.P., Chitko-McKown, C.G., Brichta-Harhay, D.M., Bono, J.L., Smith, T.P.L. 2016. Genomic signatures of Mannheimia haemolytica that associate with the lungs of cattle with respiratory disease, an integrative conjugative element, and antibiotic resistance genes. BMC Genomics. 17:982. doi: 10.1186/s12864-016-3316-8.
Identification of the pan and core genomes for Mannheimia haemolytica genotypes 1 and 2 -
Clawson, M.L., Schuller, G., Dickey, A.M., Bono, J.L., Murray, R.W., Sweeney, M.T., Apley, M.D., DeDonder, K.D., Capik, S.F., Larson, R.L., Lubbers, B.V., White, B.J., Harhay, G.P., Heaton, M.P., Chitko-McKown, C.G., Harhay, D.M., Smith, T.P. 2016. Identification of the pan and core genomes for Mannheimia haemolytica genotypes 1 and 2. American Society for Microbiology 2016 Meeting, July 16-20, 2016, Boston, MA. Poster No. Friday-060.
Florida exotic whitefly invaders from the last decade -
McKenzie, C.L., Dickey, A.M., Stocks, I., Kumar,V., Osborne, L.S. 2016. Florida exotic whitefly invaders from the last decade[abstract]. International Congress of Entomology. September 25-30, 2016, Orlando, Florida. doi:10.1603/ICE.2016.93962
Large genomic differences between Moraxella bovoculi isolates acquired from the eyes of cattle with conjunctivitis versus the deep nasopharynx of asymptomatic cattle Reprint Icon -
Dickey, A.M., Loy, J.D., Bono, J.L., Smith, T.P.L., Apley, M.D., Lubbers, B.V., DeDonder, K.D., Capik, S.F., Larson, R.L., White, B.J., Blom, J., Chitko-McKown, C.G., Clawson, M.L. 2016. Large genomic differences between Moraxella bovoculi isolates acquired from the eyes of cattle with conjunctivitis versus the deep nasopharynx of asymptomatic cattle. Veterinary Research. 47:31.
New species diversity revealed from molecular and morphological characterization of gall-inducting Calophya spp. (Hemiptera: Calophyidae) from Brazilian peppertree -
Diaz, R., Dickey, A.M., Shatters, R.G., Manrique, V., Vitorino, M.D., Overholt, W.A. 2015. New species diversity revealed from molecular and morphological characterization of gall-inducting Calophya spp. (Hemiptera: Calophyidae) from Brazilian peppertree. Molecular and Cellular Probes. 26:90-98 http:dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mcp.2011.12.001.
Identification of the MEAM1 cryptic species of Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) by loop-mediated isothermal amplification -
Dickey, A.M., Osborne, L.S., Shatters, Jr., R.G., McKenzie, C.L. 2013. Identification of the MEAM1 cryptic species of Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) by loop-mediated isothermal amplification. Florida Entomologist. 96(3):756-764.
Evolution and homoplasy at the Bem6 microsatellite locus in three sweetpotato whitefly (Bemisia tabaci) cryptic species -
Dickey, A., Hall, P.M., Shatters, Jr., R.G., McKenzie, C.L. 2013. Evolution and homoplasy at the Bem6 microsatellite locus in three sweetpotato whitefly (Bemisia tabaci) cryptic species. BioMed Central Research Notes. 6:249. Available: http://www.biomedcentral.com/1756-0500/6/249.
Characterizing population and genetic structure of Aleurodicus rugioperculatus Martin (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in Florida -
Wilkerson, M., Hix, R.L., Dickey, A.M., McKenzie, C.L. 2013. Characterizing population and genetic structure of Aleurodicus rugioperculatus Martin (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in Florida [abstract]. Southeastern Branch of Entomological Society of America. Paper No. 032.
Population genetics of invasive Bemisia tabaci cryptic species in the United States based on microsatellite markers -
Dickey, A.M., Osborne, L.S., Shatters, Jr., R.G., Hall, P., McKenzie, C.L. 2013. Population genetics of invasive Bemisia tabaci cryptic species in the United States based on microsatellite markers. Journal of Economic Entomology. 106(3):1355-1364. Available: http://dx.doi.org/10/1603/EC12512.
Haplotype analysis of global chili thrips (Schirtothrips dorsalis) populations using the metazoan barcode -
Dickey, A.M., Osborne, L.S., Kumar, V., Shatters, R.G., Mckenzie, C.L. 2012. Haplotype analysis of global chili thrips (Schirtothrips dorsalis) populations using the metazoan barcode [Abstract]. Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting, November 11-14, Knoxville, Tennessee.
LAMP (Loop-mediated isothermal amplification of DNA) - A technique for biotype discrimination in Bemisia tabaci -
Dickey, A.M., Osborne, L.S., Shatters, R.G., McKenzie, C.L. 2012. LAMP - A technique for biotype discrimination in Bemisia tabaci [abstract]. Florida Entomological Society Annual Meeting.
A comparison of two methods of eluting insect DNA from Flinders Technology Associates Cards -
Dickey, A., Shatters, Jr., R.G., McKenzie, C.L. 2012. A comparison of two methods of eluting insect DNA from Flinders Technology Associates Cards. Florida Entomologist. 95(3):790-793.
Evolution and homoplasy at the bem6 microsatellite locus in three Bemisia tabaci cryptic species -
Dickey, A.M., Osborne, L.S., Hall, P.M., Shatters, R.G., McKenzie, C.L. 2012. Evolution and homoplasy at the bem6 microsatellite locus in three Bemisia tabaci cryptic species [Abstract]. Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting, November 11-14, 2012, Knoxville, Tennessee.
Isothermal Amplification of Insect DNA -
Dickey, A.M., Osborne, L.S., Shatters, R.G., McKenzie, C.L. 2012. Isothermal Amplification of Insect DNA [Abstract]. 7th International IPM Symposium, March 27-29, Memphis, Tennessee.
Distribution of Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) biotypes in North America following the Q invasion -
McKenzie, C.L., Bethke, J.A., Byrne, F.J., Chamberlin, J.R., Dennehy, T.J., Dickey, A.M., Gilrein, D., Hall, P.M., Ludwig, S., Oetting, R.D., Osborne, L.S., Schmale, L., Shatters, Jr., R.G. 2012. Distribution of Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) biotypes in North America following the Q invasion. Journal of Economic Entomology. 105(3):753-766. Available: http://dx.doi.org/10.1603/EC11337
Papaya is not a host for Tomato Yellow Leaf Curl Virus -
Dickey, A.. Osborne, L.S., McKenzie, C. 2012. Papaya is not a host for tomato yellow leaf-curl virus. Florida Entomologist. 95:211-213. Available: http://dx.doi.org/10.1653/024.095.0136
Isothermal amplification of insect DNA -
Dickey, A.M., Osborne, L.S., Shatters, R.G., Mckenzie, C.L. 2011. Isothermal amplification of insect DNA [abstract]. Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting. Paper No. D0542.