Ontogenic expression of microRNA in bovine mammary gland. A. V. Capuco*1, L. L. Coutinho2, C. M. Evock-Clover1, A. Minuti3, T. S. Sonstegard1, Y. R. Boisclair4, M. E. Van Amburgh4, G. Bertoni3, and L. K. L.K. Matukumalli1, 1Bovine Functional Genomics Laboratory, USDA-ARS, Beltsville, MD, University of Sao Paulo-ESALQ, Piracicaba, SP, Brazil, 3Institute of Zootechnics, Catholic University, Piacenza, Italy, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.
Growth hormone stimulates growth hormone receptor expression through STAT5-activation of growth hormone receptor 1A promoter in the bovine liver. H. Jiang*, Y. Wang, M. Wu, and R. Torres-Diaz, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg.
Temporal longissimus muscle gene expression profiles due to plane of dietary energy in early-weaned Angus steers. D. E. Graugnard*, S. L. Rodriguez-Zas, D. B. Faulkner, L. L. Berger, R. E. Everts, H. A. Lewin, and J. J. Loor, University of llinois, Urbana.
Creation of a gene atlas in cattle using sequence-based transcriptional profiling. T. S. Sonstegard* , J. W. Keele2, G. P. Harhay2, T. P. L. Smith2, L. K. Matukumalli1,3, G. Liu1, C. P. Van Tassell1, and L. J. Alexander , USDA, ARS, Beltsville Agricultural Research Center, Beltsville, MD, 2USDA, ARS, U.S. Meat Animal Research Center, Clay Center, NE, 3George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, 4USDA, ARS, Livestock and Range Research Laboratory, Miles City, MT.
Effect of an enhanced-growth feeding program on gastrointestinal tract and spleen development. M. Terré*1, M. Devant1, A. Aris1, and A. Bach1,2, 1IRTA-Unitat de Remugants, Barcelona, Spain, 2ICREA, Barcelona, Spain.
Growth and Development - Livestock and Poultry Livestock and Poultry II Chair: Jud Heinrichs, The Pennsylvania State University 204 B
PSA Business Meeting 217 D 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
SYMPOSIA AND ORAL SESSIONS
Animal sciences curricula: Future directions. T. Field*, Colorado State University, Fort Collins.
ADSA Foundation Scholar Lecture – Dairy Foods Chair: Scott Rankin, University of Wisconsin-Madison 201
Beyond our borders: The impact of international service on the dairy industry. S. Clark*, Washington State University, Pullman.
Danisco International Dairy Science Award Lecture Chair: Zeynep Ustunol, Michigan State University 201
TITLE TO COME. F. X. Malcata*, Escola Superior de Biotecnologia, Porto, Portugal.
World’s Poultry Science Association Lecture Chair: Nick Dale, President, University of Georgia 217 D
Impact on the world poultry industry of the global shift to biofuels. P. Aho, Poultry Perspective, Storrs, CT.