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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Animal Nutrition: Absorption/Metabolism
item Fermentation of model hemicelluloses by Prevotella strains and Butyrivibrio fibrisolvens in pure culture and in ruminal enrichment cultures (Apr 2017)
item Effects on roughage inclusion and particle size on digestion and ruminal fermentation characteristics of beef steers (Apr 2017)
item How well do we understand nitrous oxide emissions from open-lot cattle systems? (Apr 2017)
item Nitrogen source and concentration affect utilization of glucose by mixed ruminal microbes in vitro (Apr 2017)
item Evaluation of various combinations of alternative protein feedstuffs to replace soybean meal in diets for pond-raised channel catfish (Apr 2017)
item Influence of thermally peroxidized soybean oil on growth performance and oxidative status in growing pigs (Mar 2017)
item Use of genotype x environment interaction model to accommodate genetic heterogeneity for residual feed intake, dry matter intake, net energy in milk, and metabolic body weight in dairy cattle (Mar 2017)
item Selection of internal reference genes for normalization of reverse transcription quantitative polymerase chain reaction (RT-qPCR) analysis in the rumen epithelium (Feb 2017)
item Reducing size variation in hybrid catfish culture through graded partial harvest (Feb 2017)
item Postponed feeding does not substantially reduce production expense during pond rearing of hybrid catfish fry (Feb 2017)
item Digestibility of energy and lipids, and oxidative stress in nursery pigs fed commercially available lipids (Feb 2017)
item Determination of ether extract digestibility and energy content of specialty lipids with variable FA and FFA content, and the effect of lecithin, for nursery pigs (Feb 2017)
item Effects of feeding frequency on apparent energy and nutrient digestibility/availability of channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus, reared at optimal and suboptimal temperatures (Feb 2017)
item Effect of oil source and peroxidation status on broiler performance and oxidative stress (Jan 2017)
item Reducing gut effects from Cryptosporidium parvum infection in dairy calves through prophylactic glucagon-like peptide 2 therapy or feeding of an artificial sweetener (Jan 2017)
item Exploiting long read sequencing technologies to establish high quality highly contiguous pig reference genome assemblies (Jan 2017)
item Opportunities and challenges of applying recent advances in dairy cattle protein nutrition to beef cattle nutrition (Jan 2017)
item Evaluation of Peanut Meal as an Alternative Dietary Protein Source for Channel Catfish (Jan 2017)
item Modeling genetic and non-genetic variation of feed efficiency and its partial relationships between component traits as a function of management and environmental factors (Jan 2017)
item Amino acid nutrition beyond methionine and lysine for milk protein (Nov 2016)
item Balancing rations to optimize milk components (Nov 2016)
item Flow cytometry analysis of cell cycle and specific cell synchronization with butyrate (Nov 2016)
item The effect of zilpaterol hydrochloride supplementation on energy metabolism and nitrogen and carbon retention of steers fed at maintenance and fasting intake levels (Oct 2016)
item Should we feed animals to feed people? An optimization-based evaluation of environmental, economic, and health aspects of human diets in the United States (Sep 2016)
item The effects on digestibility and ruminal measures of chemically treated corn stover as a partial replacement for grain in dairy diets (Aug 2016)
item Lipid digestibility and energy content of distillers corn oil in swine and poultry (Aug 2016)
item Alfalfa interseeded into silage corn can serve as a cover crop and subsequent forage crop (Jul 2016)
item Developing low cost feed grade soybean protein concentrates for aquaculture (Jul 2016)
item In vitro ruminal fermentation of treated alfalfa silage using ruminal inocula from high and low feed-efficient lactating cows (Jul 2016)
item Consumption of endophyte-infected fescue seed during the dry period and lactation affects mammary gland gene expression in dairy cows (Jul 2016)
item A survey on breeding strategies and selection objectives for increased feed efficiency and decreased methane emission (Jul 2016)
item Effect of experimental design on production responses in high-producing dairy cows fed two levels of metabolizable protein (Jul 2016)
item Effects of replacing soybean meal with canola meal or treated canola meal on ruminal digestion, and omasal nutrient flow in lactating dairy cows (Jul 2016)
item Effects of replacing soybean meal with canola meal or treated canola meal on nitrogen metabolism and total tract digestibility in lactating dairy cows (Jul 2016)
item Glucagon-like peptide 2 and its beneficial effects on gut function and health in production animals (Jun 2016)
item Effects of no feeding, maintenance feeding, and refeeding on production and processing characteristics of market-size hybrid catfish (Jun 2016)
item Evaluation of collection method and diet effects on apparent digestibility and energy values of swine diets (Jun 2016)
item Effect of anthocyanidins on myogenic differentiation in induced and non-induced primary myoblasts from rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). (Jun 2016)
item Analysis of production responses to changing crude protein levels in lactating dairy cow diets when evaluated in continuous or change-over experimental designs (May 2016)
item Diet specialization selects for an unusual and simplified gut microbiota in two- and three-toed sloths (May 2016)
item Long non-coding RNA ADNCR suppresses adipogenic differentiation by targeting miR-204 (May 2016)
item Composition, mineral profiles and characterization of the ash component in 12 algae samples (May 2016)
item Kinetics of forming aldehydes in frying oils and their distribution in French fries revealed by LC-MS-based chemometrics (Apr 2016)
item Neonatal lipopolysaccharide challenge does not diminish the innate immune response to a subsequent lipopolysaccharide challenge in holstein bull calves (Apr 2016)
item The role of energy composition of diet affects muscle programming and fiber recruitment, body composition, and growth trajectory in rainbow trout (Apr 2016)
item Effects of co-stocking smallmouth buffalo, Ictiobus bubalus, with channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus (Apr 2016)
item Effects of co-stocking smallmouth buffalo, Ictiobus bubalus, with channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus (Apr 2016)
item Efficiency and rumen responses in younger and older Holstein heifers limit-fed diets of differing energy density (Mar 2016)
item Effect of anthocynanidins in myogenic differentiation and antioxidant defense in primary myogenic cells isolated from rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) (Mar 2016)
item Short communication: amino acid supplementation and stage of lactation alter apparent utilization of nutrients by blood neutrophils from lactating dairy cows in vitro (Mar 2016)
item Technical note: A method for isolating glycogen granules from ruminal protozoa for further characterization (Mar 2016)
item Impacts of ruminal microorganisms on the production of fuels: how can we intercede from the outside? (Feb 2016)
item Milk urea nitrogen (MUN) tool reduces nitrogen emissions from dairy farms (Feb 2016)
item Gas emissions from dairy barnyards (Feb 2016)
item Transcriptomic sequencing reveals a set of unique genes activated by butyrate-induced histone modification (Jan 2016)
item Comparison of ribosomal RNA removal methods for transcriptome sequencing workflows in teleost fish (Jan 2016)
item Impact of fiber source and feed particle size on swine manure properties related to spontaneous foam formation during anaerobic decomposition (Jan 2016)
item Divergent utilization patterns of grass fructan, inulin, and other nonfiber carbohydrates by ruminal microbes (Jan 2016)
item Genetic parameters between feed-intake-related traits and conformation in 2 separate dairy populations—the Netherlands and United States (Dec 2015)
item Effects of forage polyphenols on chemistry of ruminant excreta and fate of nitrogen in soils and the environment (Nov 2015)
item Determining effects of multiple tannin manure applications on dairy forages and soil (Nov 2015)
item Bringing a needle to a laser fight: comparing greenhouse gas sampling methods with gas chromatography and fourier transform infrared spectroscopy (Nov 2015)
item Transformation of nitrogen contained in alfalfa silage, corn silage, corn grain and soybean meal into milk, manure and recycled back to corn (Nov 2015)
item Effects of ruminal dosing of Holstein cows with Megasphaera elsdenii on milk fat production, ruminal chemistry, and bacterial strain persistence (Oct 2015)
item Short-term feeding cessation prior to harvest does not affect fillet yield in rainbow trout (Oct 2015)
item Using 1-D 1H and 2-D 1H J-resolved NMR metabolomics to understand the effects of anemia in channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) (Oct 2015)
item Comparison of methods for glycogen analysis of in vitro fermentation pellets produced with strained ruminal inoculum (Sep 2015)
item RNA-Seq analysis of glycosylation related gene expression in STZ-induced diabetic rat kidney (Sep 2015)
item Inclusion of various amounts of steam-flaked soybeans in lactating dairy cattle diets (Sep 2015)
item The effects of hybrid relative maturity on corn stover for ethanol production and biomass composition (Sep 2015)
item Glucagon-like peptide 2 and its beneficial effects on gut function and health in production animals (Aug 2015)
item Impact of parental Bos taurus and Bos indicus origins on copy number variation in traditional Chinese cattle breeds (Aug 2015)
item Redox mediators modify end product distribution in biomass fermentations by mixed ruminal microbes in vitro (Aug 2015)
item Ensiling characteristics of distillers wet grains with corn stalks and determination of the feeding potential for dairy heifers (Aug 2015)
item Feeding fat from distillers dried grains with solubles to dairy heifers: I. Effects on growth performance and total tract digestibility of nutrients (Aug 2015)
item Feeding fat from distillers dried grains with solubles to dairy heifers: II. Effect on metabolic profile (Aug 2015)
item Feeding fat from distillers dried grains with solubles to dairy heifers: III. Effects on long-term reproductive and lactation performance (Aug 2015)
item An alternative approach to modeling genetic merit of feed efficiency in dairy cattle (Jul 2015)
item Effects of replacing soybean meal with canola meal or treated canola meal on performance of lactating dairy cows (Jul 2015)
item Time required for adaptation of protein metabolism (Jul 2015)
item Short-term alpha-tocopherol treatment during neonatal period modulates pro-inflammatory response to endotoxin (LPS) challenge in the same calves several months later (Jul 2015)
item The determination of the concentrations of Isoforms of Vitamin E in tissues, milk and blood via High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) after short-term feeding in dairy cows (Jul 2015)
item The effect of lipopolysaccharide (LPS) and phorbol 12-myristate 13-acetate (PMA) on whole blood oxidative response as assessed by luminol-amplified chemiluminescence in dairy cows (Jul 2015)
item Effect of bovine genotype on heifer response to repeated lipopolysaccharide (LPS) administration (Jul 2015)
item Hierarchical Bayesian inference on genetic and non-genetic components of partial efficiencies determining feed efficiency in dairy cattle (Jul 2015)
item Effects of lipopolysaccharide (LPS) induced inflammatory response on early embryo survival in ewes (Jul 2015)
item Effect of milk yield genotype on response to repeated lipopolysaccharide (LPS) administration to lactating Holstein cows (Jul 2015)
item The need for more uniform terms and measures of nitrogen use efficiency in agricultural production (Jul 2015)
item Glucose supplementation has minimal effects on blood neutrophil functionand gene expression in vitro (Jun 2015)
item Effect of alpha-lipoic acid on boar spermatozoa quality during freezing-thawing (Jun 2015)
item Haplotypes in the promoter region of the CIDEC gene associated with growth traits in Nanyang cattle (Jun 2015)
item Feed characteristics alter growth efficiency of cutthroat trout (Jun 2015)
item Ruminal bacterial community composition in dairy cows is dynamic over the course of two lactations and correlates with feed efficiency (Jun 2015)
item Replacing dietary soybean meal with canola meal improves production and efficiency of lactating dairy cows (Jun 2015)
item Total volatile fatty acid concentrations are unreliable estimators of treatment effects on ruminal fermentation in vivo (Jun 2015)
item Complete feeds-intensive systems (Jun 2015)
item Effect of variable water intake as mediated by dietary potassium carbonate supplementation on rumen dynamics in lactating dairy cows (May 2015)
item Nonlesions, misdiagnoses, missed diagnoses, and other interpretive challenges in fish histopathology studies-A guide for investigators, authors, reviewers, and readers (Apr 2015)
item Role of rumen butyrate in regulation of nitrogen utilization and urea nitrogen kinetics in growing sheep (Apr 2015)
item Rumen Metagenomics (Apr 2015)
item The effect of citrus-derived oil on bovine blood neutrophil response in vitro (Apr 2015)
item Oral vaccination of channel catfish against enteric septicemia of catfish using a live attenuated Edwardsiella ictaluri isolate (Apr 2015)
item Evaluation of low-protein alternative diets for pond-raised hybrid catfish, Ictalurus puncatus X Ictalurus furcatus (Apr 2015)
item Effect of dietary taurine supplementation on growth, feed efficiency, and nutrient composition of juvenile sablefish (Anoplopoma fimbria) (Apr 2015)
item Feed conversion efficiency in dairy cows: Repeatability, variation in digestion and metabolism of energy and nitrogen, and ruminal methanogens (Apr 2015)
item The microbial composition and metabolic potential of the ovine rumen (Mar 2015)
item Evaluation of dietary soy sensitivity in snake river cutthroat trout (Mar 2015)
item Real-time PCR assays for detection and quactification of Edwardsiella tarda, Edwardsiella piscicida, Edwardsiella piscicida-like sp. in catfish tissues and pond water (Mar 2015)
item Oral vaccination of channel catfish against enteric septicemia of catfish (ESC) using a live attenuated Edwardsiella ictaluri isolate (Mar 2015)
item Measures of nitrogen use efficiency and nitrogen loss from dairy production systems (Mar 2015)
item Determination of dietary starch in animal feeds and pet food by an enzymatic-colorimetric method: collaborative study (Mar 2015)
item Tight junction gene expression in gastrointestinal tract of dairy calves with coccidiosis and treated with glucagon-like peptide-2 (Feb 2015)
item Comparative physiology of glucagon-like peptide-2 – Implications and applications for production and health of ruminants (Feb 2015)
item Apparent phosphorus availabilities of selected traditional and alternative feedstuffs for channel catfish (Feb 2015)
item Cambridge journals blog: Improving feed efficiency in dairy production (Jan 2015)
item Heterogeneity in genetic variation and energy sink relationships for residual feed intake across research stations and countries (Jan 2015)
item Performance, digestion, nitrogen balance, and emission of manure ammonia, enteric methane, and carbon dioxide in lactating cows fed diets with varying alfalfa silage-to-corn silage ratios (Jan 2015)
item Bacterial communities in the rumen of Holstein heifers differ when fed orchardgrass as pasture versus hay (Dec 2014)
item Improving feed efficiency in dairy production systems – challenges and possibilities (Dec 2014)
item Selection of an empirical detection method for determination of water-soluble carbohydrates in feedstuffs for application in ruminant nutrition (Dec 2014)
item Integrated metagenomic and metaproteomic analyses of marine biofilm communities (Nov 2014)
item Feed analyses and their interpretation (Nov 2014)
item Feed and manure use in low-N-input and high-N-input dairy cattle production systems (Nov 2014)
item Feeding, evaluating, and controlling rumen function (Nov 2014)
item Mitigating GHG emissions in dairy production (Nov 2014)
item Production of medium-chain volatile fatty acids by mixed ruminal microorganisms is enhanced by ethanol in co-culture with Clostridium kluyveri (Nov 2014)
item Phenotypic and genotypic heterogeneity among Streptococcus iniae isolates recovered from cultured and wild fish in North America, Central America and the Caribbean Islands (Oct 2014)
item Genome-wide DNA methylation profiles and their replationship with mRNA and the microRNA transcriptome in bovine muscle tissue (Bos Taurine) (Oct 2014)
item Role of the ruminal microbiome in the production and composition of milk (Oct 2014)
item Dynamics of progesterone, TNF-a and a metabolite of PGF2a in blood plasma of beef cows following embryo transfer (Oct 2014)
item Methods for broth dilution susceptibility testing of bacteria isolated from aquatic animals; approved guideline-second edition (Sep 2014)
item CLSI performance standards for antimicrobial susceptibility testing of bacteria isoloated from aquatic animals; second information supplement. CLSI document VET03/VET04-S2 (Sep 2014)
item Fatal septicemia caused by the zoonotic bacterium Streptococcus iniae during an outbreak in Caribbean reef fish (Sep 2014)
item Nitrogen use and trade-offs on dairy farms: an illustration of complexity (Aug 2014)
item Genetic architechture and biological basis for feed efficiency in dairy cattle (Aug 2014)
item An alternative approach to modeling genetic merit of feed efficiency in dairy cattle (Aug 2014)
item Corn bran versus corn grain at 2 levels of forage: Intake, apparent digestibility, and production responses by lactating dairy cows (Aug 2014)
item Comparative susceptibility of channel catfish, blue catfish, and their hybrid cross to experimental challenge with Bolbophorus damnificus (Digenea: Bolbophoridae) cercariae (Aug 2014)
item The effects of a sublethal dose of botulinum serotype E on the swimming performance of channel catfish fingerlings (Aug 2014)
item Relative excretion of nitrogen from alfalfa silage, corn silage, corn grain, and soybean meal in urine and feces by lactating dairy cows (Jul 2014)
item The effect of citrus-derived oil on bovine blood neutrophil response in vitro (Jul 2014)
item A global view of the transcriptional profiling of adipose tissue in Chinese Qinchuan cattle using RNA sequencing (Jul 2014)
item A high-resolution whole-genome map of the distinctive epigenomic landscape induced by butyrate in bovine cells (Jul 2014)
item Contribution of dairy ration components to nitrogen in milk, manure, crops, and environmental nitrogen loss (Jun 2014)
item Abatement of ammonia and nitrous oxide emissions from dairy farms using milk urea N (MUN) (Jun 2014)
item Detection of copy number variations and their effects in Chinese bulls (Jun 2014)
item Using MUN to reduce nitrogen emissions from dairy farms (May 2014)
item Histological and computed tomographic evaluation of a parasitic conjoined twin in hybrid catfish (Ictalurus punctatus [rafinesque] X Ictalurus furcatus [lesueur]) (May 2014)
item What dairy cows are fed impacts manure chemistry and the environment (May 2014)
item Responses of late-lactation cows to forage substitutes in low-forage diets supplemented with by-products (May 2014)
item Transcriptional regulators transforming growth factor-beta 1 and estrogen-related receptor-alpha identified as putative mediators of calf rumen epithelial tissue development and function during weaning (Apr 2014)
item Transcription factor ZBED6 mediates IGF2 gene expression by regulating promoter activity and DNA methylation in myoblasts (Apr 2014)
item Role and function of short chain fatty acids in rumen epithelial metabolism, development and importance of the rumen epithelium in understanding control of transcriptome (Apr 2014)
item Carbohydrate and fat: considerations for energy and more (Apr 2014)
item Butyrate: A dietary inhibitor of histone deacetylases and an epigenetic regulator (Apr 2014)
item Hot Topic: Brown marmorated stink bug odor compounds do not transfer into milk by feeding bug-contaminated corn silage to lactating dairy cattle (Apr 2014)
item Zebrafish (Danio rerio) bioassay for visceral toxicosis of catfish and botulinum neurotoxin serotype E (Mar 2014)
item Rapid qualitative and quantitative analysis of proanthocyanidin oligomers and polymers by ultra-performance liquid chromatography – tandem mass spectrometry (UPLC-MS/MS) (Mar 2014)
item Bioinformatic dissecting of TP53 regulation pathway underlying butyrate-induced histone modification in epigenetic regulation (Mar 2014)
item What's new and basic in making good silage? (Mar 2014)
item ChIp-seq of bovine cells (MDBK) to study butyrate-induced histone modification with 10 datasets (Feb 2014)
item Iron status of channel catfish Ictalurus punctatus affected by channel catfish anemia and response to parenteral iron (Jan 2014)
item Identification and genetic effect of a variable duplication in the promoter region of the cattle ADIPOQ gene (Dec 2013)
item Functional proteomic and interactome analysis of proteins associated with beef tenderness in angus cattle (Dec 2013)
item A 5'-regulatory region and two coding region polymorphisms modulate promoter activity and gene expression of the growth suppressor gene ZBED6 in cattle (Nov 2013)
item Epigenomic landscape modified by histone modification correlated with activation of IGF2 gene (Oct 2013)
item Silage inoculant effects on milk production and why that may be important to you (Sep 2013)
item The life and legacy of Dr. Lee Baldwin (Sep 2013)
item DNA demethylation pathways: recent insights (Jul 2013)
item Relationship between proteolysis in the silo and efficiency of utilization of dietary protein by lactating dairy cows (Jul 2013)
item Potential probiotic effects of lactic acid bacteria on ruminant performance (Jul 2013)
item Brown marmorated stink bug odor compounds do not transfer into milk in lactating dairy cattle by feeding bug contaminated corn silage (Jul 2013)
item Abrupt changes in forage dry matter of one to three days affect intake and milk yield in lactating dairy cows (Jul 2013)
item Greenhouse gas fluxes from experimental dairy barnyards (Jun 2013)
item Estimating ammonia and nitrous oxide emissions from dairy farms using milk urea nitrogen (Jun 2013)
item High partial feed conversion efficiency appears to be a persistent trait associated with reduction in selected measures of methane emissions in dairy cattle (Jun 2013)
item Relationship among methane emission, ammonia emission and selected animal performance measurements (Jun 2013)
item What we feed dairy cows impacts manure chemistry and the environment (Apr 2013)
item In vitro and in vivo study of transcriptome alternation induced by butyrate in cattle using deep RNA-seq (Jan 2013)
item Glucagon-like peptide 2 therapy reduces the negative impacts the proinflammatory response in the gut of calves with coccidiosis (Nov 2012)
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