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Eric Cassmann
Virus and Prion Research
Research Veterinary Medical Officer

Phone: (515) 337-7190
Fax:

P.O. Box 70
1920 DAYTON AVE
AMES, IA 50010

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Projects
Elucidating the Pathobiology and Transmission of Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 440677

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
From Deer-to-Deer: SARS-CoV-2 is efficiently transmitted and presents broad tissue tropism and replication sites in highly susceptible white-tailed deer Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Martins, M., Boggiatto, P.M., Buckley, A., Cassmann, E.D., Falkenberg, S.M., Caserta, L.C., Fernandes, M.H., Kanipe, C.R., Lager, K.M., Palmer, M.V., Diel, D.G. 2022. From Deer-to-Deer: SARS-CoV-2 is efficiently transmitted and presents broad tissue tropism and replication sites in highly susceptible white-tailed deer. PLoS Pathogens. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.ppat.1010197.
Differential Accumulation of Misfolded Prion Strains in Natural Hosts of Prion Diseases Reprint Icon - (Review Article)
Lambert, Z., Greenlee, J.J., Cassmann, E.D., West Greenlee, H.M. 2021. Differential Accumulation of Misfolded Prion Strains in Natural Hosts of Prion Diseases. Viruses. 13(12). https://doi.org/10.3390/v13122453.
Experimental oronasal transmission of chronic wasting disease agent from white-tailed deer to suffolk sheep Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cassmann, E.D., Moore, S., Greenlee, J.J. 2021. Experimental oronasal transmission of chronic wasting disease agent from white-tailed deer to suffolk sheep. Emerging Infectious Diseases. 27(12). https://doi.org/10.3201/eid2712.204978.
Susceptibility of white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) to SARS-CoV-2 Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Palmer, M.V., Martins, M., Falkenberg, S.M., Buckley, A.C., Caserta, L.D., Mitchell, P.K., Wagner, B., Cassmann, E.D., Lager, K.M., Diel, D.G. 2021. Susceptibility of white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) to SARS-CoV-2. Journal of Virology. 95(11). Article e0008321. https://doi.org/10.1128/JVI.00083-21.
Transmission of the atypical/nor98 scrapie agent to suffolk sheep with VRQ/ARQ, ARQ/ARQ, and ARQ/ARR genotypes Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cassmann, E.D., Mammadova, J., Benestad, S., Moore, S., Greenlee, J.J. 2021. Transmission of the atypical/nor98 scrapie agent to suffolk sheep with VRQ/ARQ, ARQ/ARQ, and ARQ/ARR genotypes. PLoS ONE. 16(2). Article e0246503. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0246503.
Second passage of chronic wasting disease of mule deer in sheep compared to classical scrapie after intracranial inoculation Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cassmann, E.D., Frese, R., Greenlee, J.J. 2021. Second passage of chronic wasting disease of mule deer in sheep compared to classical scrapie after intracranial inoculation. Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation. 33(4):711-720. https://doi.org/10.1177/10406387211017615.
Autoclave treatment of the classical scrapie agent US No. 13-7 and experimental inoculation to susceptible VRQ/ARQ sheep via the oral route results in decreased transmission efficiency Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cassmann, E.D., Mammadova, N., Greenlee, J.J. 2020. Autoclave treatment of the classical scrapie agent US No. 13-7 and experimental inoculation to susceptible VRQ/ARQ sheep via the oral route results in decreased transmission efficiency. PLoS ONE. 15(12). Article e0243009. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0243009.
Bovine adapted transmissible mink encephalopathy is similar to L-BSE after passage through sheep with the VRQ/VRQ genotype but not VRQ/ARQ Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cassmann, E.D., Moore, Sara, J, S.J., Kokemullar, R.D., Balkema-Buschman, A., Groschup, M., Nicholson, E.M., Greenlee, J.J. 2020. Bovine adapted transmissible mink encephalopathy is similar to L-BSE after passage through sheep with the VRQ/VRQ genotype but not VRQ/ARQ. BMC Veterinary Research. 16. Article 383. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12917-020-02611-0.