University, Kagoshima city , Korimoto, Japan.
Bone mineralization in nine pedigree lines of meat-type chickens. P. Talaty*1, M. N. Katanbaf , and P. Y. Hester1, 1Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, 2Cobb-Vantress, Inc., Monticello, KY.
The expression of neutrual amino acid transporter B0 and mTOR proteins along the gut mucosal crypt-villus axis in the formula-fed neonatal pig. C. Yang1, X. Yang1, D. Lackeyram1, Y. L. Yin2, K. Swanson1, F. Verrey3, and M. Z. Fan*1, 1University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada, 2Institute of Subtropical Agriculture, the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Changsha, Hunan, China, 3Institute of Physiology, University of Zurich, CH-8057 Zurich, Switzerland.
Modulation of protein synthesis by somatotropin and insulin in skeletal muscle of growing pigs. F. A. Wilson*, H. V. Nguyen, A. Suryawan, R. A. Orellana, J. G. Fleming, A. S. Jeyapalan, and T. A. Davis, Childrens Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX.
Impact of different doses of ractopamine in swine carcass and meat characteristics from Large White and Duroc breeds. E. F. Leonardo1, I. L. Stella1, A. C. M. S. Pedreira2, G. B. Mourão1, and E. F. Delgado*1, 1Escola Superior de Agricultura ″Luiz de Queiroz″, Piracicaba, SP, Brazil, 2Agência Paulista de Tecnologia do Agronegócio, Piracicaba, SP, Brazil.
Immunology - Livestock and Poultry I Exhibit Hall C
Pro-inflammatory response of chicken thrombocytes to lipopolysaccharide. T. R. Scott* and M. D. Owens, Clemson University, Clemson, SC.
Pro-inflammatory response of broiler chick thrombocytes. F. Ferdous*, D. V. Maurice, and T. R. Scott, Clemson University, Clemson, SC.
Identification of antimicrobial peptides in avian heterophils using whole cell MALDI-TOF. L. Kannan*1,2, N. C. Rath1, R. Liyanage2, and J. O. Lay2, 1USDA/Agricultural Research Service, Fayetteville, AR, 2University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.
Adjuvants containing diverse peptidoglycan structures modulate hen antibody response to immunization. D. L. Trott*, E. M. Hellestad, and M. E. Cook, University of Wisconsin, Madison.
Immunocytochemical demonstration of neuroendocrine cells in chicken Peyer's Patches. C. H. Chen* and L. R. Berghman, Texas A&M University, College Station.
Altered monocyte/macrophage numbers in blood and organs of chickens injected i.v with LPS. O. T. Bowen*, R. F. Wideman, and G. F. Erf, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.
Oxidative stress and immune response in the chicken. S. Bush*1,2 University, Blacksburg, 2University of North Dakota, Fargo.
, K. Gyenai1, X. Guan1, and T. Geng1, 1Virginia Polytechnic and State
Effects of immunoglobulin binding on signal transduction in bovine polymorphonuclear neutrophils. M. J. Paape* and Y. Wang, Bovine Functional Genomics Laboratory, USDA-ARS, Beltsville, MD.
Evaluation of a bovine respiratory pathogen exposure model on immune response and short-term performance of finishing cattle. B. McLaughlin*1, L. O. Burciaga-Robles1, D. L. Step2, C. R. Krehbiel1, M. Montelongo2, A. W. Confer2, R. W. Fulton2, C. J. Richards1, U. DeSilva1, and G. Zhang1, 1Department of Animal Science, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, 2Center for Veterinary Health Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater.
In vivo characterization of the recall response to antigen in chickens vaccinated with attenuated Salmonella mutants expressing M2e protein. S. E. Higgins*, S. L. Layton, A. D. Wolfenden, K. Cole, B. M. Hargis, and G. F. Erf, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.
Immune responses of dairy calves vaccinated at 2 versus 6 weeks of age. J. J. R. Patlola* and J. M. Smith, University of Vermont, Burlington.
Campylobacter infection in day-old chickens. K. J. Genovese*, H. He, D. J. Nisbet, and M. H. Kogut, USDA-ARS, FFSRU, College Station, TX.
Genetic and phenotypic factors influencing milk, protein and fat yields of dairy cows in Tasmania, Australia. S. A. Adediran1, P. Nish2, D. J. Donaghy1, J. R. Roche1, and A. E. O. Malau-Aduli*1, 1University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, 2Tasherd Pty Ltd, Hadspen, Tasmania, Australia.
Impact of Warana Dairy Cooperative on the socio-economic status of farmers in Maharashtra, India. R. A. Patil*1 and T. R. Dhiman2, Warana Milk Cooperative, Warananagar, Maharashtra, India, 2Utah State University, Logan.
International Animal Agriculture - Livestock and Poultry Exhibit Hall C