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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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George R Smoliga
Foreign Animal Disease Research
Microbiologist

Phone: (631) 323-3062
Fax: (631) 323-3006
40550 ROUTE 25 ORIENT POINT WAREHOUSE
ORIENT POINT, NY, 11957


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Detection of Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus RNA and capsid protein in lymphoid tissues of convalescent pigs does not indicate existence of a carrier state - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stenfeldt, C., Pacheco Tobin, J., Smoliga, G.R., Bishop, E.A., Pauszek, S.J., Hartwig, E.J., Rodriguez, L.L., Arzt, J. 2014. Detection of Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus RNA and capsid protein in lymphoid tissues of convalescent pigs does not indicate existence of a carrier state. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. DOI: 10.1111/tbed.12235.
Foot and mouth disease virus virulence in cattle is co-determined by viral replication dynamics and route of infection - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arzt, J., Pacheco Tobin, J., Tucker, M.T., Smoliga, G.R., Bishop, E.A., Pauszek, S.J., Hartwig, E.J., De Los Santos, T.B., Rodriguez, L.L. 2014. Foot and mouth disease virus virulence in cattle is co-determined by viral replication dynamics and route of infection. Virology. 452-453:12-22.
A partial deletion in non-structural protein 3A can attenuate foot-and-mouth disease virus in cattle - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pacheco Tobin, J., Gladue, D.P., Holinka-Patterson, L.G., Arzt, J., Bishop, E.A., Smoliga, G.R., Pauszek, S.J., Bracht, A.J., O'Donnell, V., Fernandez-Sainz, I., Fletcher, P., Piccone, M.E., Rodriguez, L.L., Borca, M.V. 2013. A partial deletion in non-structural protein 3A can attenuate foot-and-mouth disease virus in cattle. Virology. 446(1-2):260-267.
Mechanisms of foot-and-mouth disease virus tropism inferred from differential tissue gene expression Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhu, J.J., Arzt, J., Puckette, M.C., Smoliga, G.R., Pacheco Tobin, J., Rodriguez, L.L. 2013. Mechanisms of foot-and-mouth disease virus tropism inferred from differential tissue gene expression. PLoS One. 8(5):e64119. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0064119.
Time-dependent biodistribution and transgene expression of a recombinant human adenovirus serotype 5-luciferase vector as a surrogate agent for rAd5-FMDV vaccines in cattle Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Montiel, N.A., Smoliga, G.R., Arzt, J. 2012. Time-dependent biodistribution and transgene expression of a recombinant human adenovirus serotype 5-luciferase vector as a surrogate agent for rAd5-FMDV vaccines in cattle. Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology. 151(1-2):37-48. DOI: 110.1016/j.vetimm.2012.10.003.
Early detection and visualization of human adenovirus serotype 5-viral vectors carrying foot-and-mouth disease virus or luciferase transgenes in cell lines and bovine tissues Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Montiel, N., Smoliga, G.R., Arzt, J. 2012. Early detection and visualization of human adenovirus serotype 5-viral vectors carrying foot-and-mouth disease virus or luciferase transgenes in cell lines and bovine tissues. Vaccine. 30(9):1690-1701.
Specific detection of rinderpest virus by real-time reverse transcription-PCR in preclincal and clinical samples of experimentally infected cattle - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Carrillo, C., Prarat, M.V., Vagnozzi, A., Calahan, J.D., Smoliga, G.R., Nelson, W.D., Rodriguez, L.L. 2010. Specific detection of rinderpest virus by real-time reverse transcription-PCR in preclincal and clinical samples of experimentally infected cattle. Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 11:4094-4101.
Domestic cattle as a non-conventional amplifying host of vesicular stomatitis New Jersey virus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Smith, P.F., Howerth, E.W., Carter, D., Gray, E.W., Noblet, R., Smoliga, G.R., Rodriguez, L.L., Mead, D.G. 2010. Domestic cattle as a non-conventional amplifying host of vesicular stomatitis New Jersey virus. Medical and Veterinary Entomology. Available:[doi:10.1111/j.1365-2915.2010.00932.x].
Lesion development and replication kinetics during early infection in cattle inoculated with vesicular stomatitis New Jersey virus via scarification and black fly (Simulium vittatum) bite - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Reis, J.L., Rodriguez, L.L., Mead, D.G., Smoliga, G.R., Brown, C.C. 2011. Lesion development and replication kinetics during early infection in cattle inoculated with vesicular stomatitis New Jersey virus via scarification and black fly (Simulium vittatum) bite. Veterinary Pathology. 48(3):547-557.
Cytokine mRNA expression in foot-and-mouth disease virus (FMDV) persistently infected bovine pharynx cultures: effect of IFNgamma on replication of persistent virus - (Abstract Only)
O'Donnell, V., Smoliga, G.R., Pacheco Tobin, J., Baxt, B., Rodriguez, L.L. 2009. Cytokine mRNA expression in foot-and-mouth disease virus (FMDV) persistently infected bovine pharynx cultures: effect of IFNgamma on replication of persistent virus. American Society for Virology Meeting. Paper No. W36-9: P. 178.
Experimental Transmission of Vesicular Stomatitis New Jersey Virus From Black Flies (Simulium vittatum) To Cattle: Clinical Outcome Is Determined By Site of Insect Feeding Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mead, D.G., Lovett, K.R., Murphy, M.D., Pauszek, S.J., Smoliga, G.R., Gray, E.W., Noblet, R., Overmyer, J., Rodriguez, L.L. 2009. Experimental Transmission of Vesicular Stomatitis New Jersey Virus From Black Flies (Simulium vittatum) To Cattle: Clinical Outcome Is Determined By Site of Insect Feeding. Journal of Medical Entomology. 46(4):866-872.
Rapid Preclinical Detection of Sheeppox Virus by a Real-Time PCR Assay - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Balinsky, C.A., Delhon, G., Smoliga, G.R., Prarat, M., French, R.A., Geary, S.J., Rock, D.L., Rodriguez, L.L. 2008. Rapid Preclinical Detection of Sheeppox Virus by a Real-Time PCR Assay. Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 46(2):438-442.
Diagnostic evaluation of a reverse transcribed real time PCR assay for vesicular stomatitis in horses - (Abstract Only)
Koster, L., Landgraf, J., Swenson, S., Rodamaker, M., Emery, M., Smoliga, G.R., Rodriguez, L.L. 2005. Diagnostic evaluation of a reverse transcribed real time PCR assay for vesicular stomatitis in horses. American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians 48th Annual Conference. P. 92.
Validation of a real-time RT-PCR for vesicular stomatitis virus - (Abstract Only)
Letchworth, G., Jimenez, C., Herrero, M., Cornish, T., Wilson, W.C., Smoliga, G.R., Pauszek, S.J., Dornak, C., George, M., Rodriguez, L.L. 2004. Validation of a real-time RT-PCR for vesicular stomatitis virus. Proc. Am. Assoc. of Vet. Lab. Diagn. 47:121. 2004.
VALIDATION OF A REAL-TIME RT-PCR FOR VESICULAR STOMATITIS VIRUS - (Proceedings)
Rodriguez, L.L., Jimenez, C., Herrero, M., Cornish, T.E., Wilson, W.C., Letchworth, G.J., Pauszek, S.J., George, M., Smoliga, G.R. 2004. Validation of a real-time rt-pcr for vesicular stomatitis virus. American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians. P. 40
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