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Anthony Pokoo-Aikins
Toxicology & Mycotoxin Research
Research Biologist

Phone: (706) 546-3526
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USDA, ARS, SAA
950 COLLEGE STATION RD
ATHENS, GA 30605

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Projects
Strategies to Reduce Mycotoxin Contamination in Animal Feed and its Effect in Poultry Production Systems
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 441776

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
In vitro antibacterial and antifungal efficacy assessment of ethanolic and aqueous extracts of Rumex nervosus leaves against selected bacteria and fungi Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Al-Garadi, A., Quid-Mohammed, M., Alqhtani-Abdulmohsen, H., Pokoo-Aikins, A., Al-Mufarrej-Saud, I. 2022. In vitro antibacterial and antifungal efficacy assessment of ethanolic and aqueous extracts of Rumex nervosus leaves against selected bacteria and fungi. Veterinary world. 15(11): 2725-2737. https://doi.org/10.14202/vetworld.2022.2725-2737.
Determination of therapeutic and safety effects of zygophyllum coccineum extract in induced inflammation in rats Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yosri, M., Elaasser, M.M., Abdel-Aziz, M.M., Hassan, M.M., Alqhtani, A.H., Al-Gabri, N., Ali, A.B., Pokoo-Aikins, A., Amin, B.H. 2022. Determination of therapeutic and safety effects of zygophyllum coccineum extract in induced inflammation in rats. BioMed Research International. 2022. Article 7513155. https://doi.org/10.1155/2022/7513155.
Subclinical doses of combined fumonisins and deoxynivalenol predispose Clostridium perfringens-inoculated broilers to necrotic enteritis Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Shanmugasundaram, R., Adams, D., Ramirez, S., Murugesan, R., Applegate, T., Cunningham, S.B., Pokoo-Aikins, A., Glenn, A.E. 2022. Subclinical doses of combined fumonisins and deoxynivalenol predispose Clostridium perfringens-inoculated broilers to necrotic enteritis. Frontiers in Physiology. 13: 1-15. https://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2022.934660.
Effect of combined maternal and post-hatch dietary 25-hydroxycholecalciferol supplementation on broiler chicken Pectoralis major muscle growth characteristics and satellite cell activity Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Avila, L.P., Leiva, S.F., Abascal-Ponciano, G.A., Flees, J.J., Sweeney, K.M., Wilson, J.L., Meloche, K.J., Turnr, B.J., Litta, G., Waguespack-Levy, A.M., Pokoo-Aikins, A., Starkey, C.W., Starkey, J.D. 2022. Effect of combined maternal and post-hatch dietary 25-hydroxycholecalciferol supplementation on broiler chicken Pectoralis major muscle growth characteristics and satellite cell activity. Animal Science. Volume 100, Issue 8, August 2022, skac192.. https://doi.org/10.1093/jas/skac192.
Combining Maternal and Post-Hatch Dietary 25-Hydroxycholecalciferol Supplementation on Broiler Chicken Growth Performance and Carcass Characteristics Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Avila, L.P., Leiva, S.F., Abascal-Ponciano, G.A., Flees, J.J., Sweeney, K.M., Wilson, J.L., Turner, B., Litta, G.A., Waguespack-Levy, A.M., Pokoo-Aikins, A., Starkey, G.W. 2022. Combining Maternal and Post-Hatch Dietary 25-Hydroxycholecalciferol Supplementation on Broiler Chicken Growth Performance and Carcass Characteristics. Poultry. 2022, 1, 111–124.. https://doi.org/10.3390/poultry1020010.
Effects of Varying Levels of Dietary DL-Methionine Supplementation on Breast Meat Quality of Male and Female Broilers Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pokoo-Aikins, A., Timmons, J.R., Min, B.R., Lee, W.R., Mwangi, S.N., Mcdonough, C.M., Chen, C. 2022. Effects of Varying Levels of Dietary DL-Methionine Supplementation on Breast Meat Quality of Male and Female Broilers. Poultry. 1(1):40-53. https://doi.org/10.3390/poultry1010005.
Survey of meat collected from commercial broiler processing plants suggests low levels of semicarbazide can be created during immersion chilling Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mitchell, T.R., Glenn, A.E., Gold, S.E., Lawrence, K.C., Berrang, M.E., Gamble, G.R., Feldner, P.W., Hawkins, J.A., Miller, C.E., Olson, D.E., Chatterjee, D., Mcdonough, C.M., Pokoo-Aikins, A. 2022. Survey of meat collected from commercial broiler processing plants suggests low levels of semicarbazide can be created during immersion chilling. Journal of Food Protection. 85(5):798-802. https://doi.org/10.4315/JFP-22-012.
Effect of heat stress, dietary electrolytes, and vitamins E and C on blood biochemistry of the modern broiler chicken Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Livingston, M.L., Pokoo-Aikins, A., Frost, T., Laprade, L., Hoang, V., Nogal, B., Phillips, C., Cowieson, A.A. 2022. Effect of heat stress, dietary electrolytes, and vitamins E and C on blood biochemistry of the modern broiler chicken. Frontiers in Animal Science. 3. Article 807267. https://doi.org/10.3389/fanim.2022.807267.
Determination of bacterial pathogen diversity and prevalence in acidified re-used poultry litter during commercial live production - (Abstract Only)
Effects of feeding varying levels of synthetic Methionine on live performance and yield of broiler chickens. Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pokoo-Aikins, A., Timmons, J.R., Min, B.R., Lee, W., Chen, C., Mwangi, S.N. 2021. Effects of feeding varying levels of synthetic Methionine on live performance and yield of broiler chickens.. Animals. Animals 2021, 11,2839.. https://doi.org/10.3390/ani11102839.
Effects of feeding varying levels of DL Methionine on meat quality of broiler chickens - (Abstract Only)