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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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William Edward Huff (Bill)
Poultry Production and Products Safety Research
Microbiologist

Phone: (479) 575-2104
Fax: (479) 575-4202
Room 0-309
POSC, UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS
FAYETTEVILLE, AR, 72701-0000

Projects
ALTERNATIVE INTERVENTION AND CONTROL STRATEGIES FOR FOODBORNE PATHOGENS IN POULTRY AND POULTRY PRODUCTS
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 421592
NOVEL THERAPEUTIC, DIAGNOSTIC, AND MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES TO REDUCE ANTIBIOTIC USE IN POULTRY PRODUCTION
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 422618

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Environmental Augmentation with Bacteriophage Prevents Colibacillosis in Broiler Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
El-Gohary, F., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Zhou, Z.Y., Donoghue, A.M. 2014. Environmental augmentation with bacteriophage prevents colibacillosis in broiler chickens. Poultry Science. 93:2788-2792.
Effects of Vitamin D and Yeast Extract Supplementation on Turkey Mortality and Clostridial Dermatitis Incidence in a Dexamethasone Immunosuppresssion Model - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (25-Jun-14)
Bacteriophage therapy in animal production - (Book / Chapter)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R. 2014. Bacteriophage therapy in animal production. In: Borysowski J., Miedzybrodzki R., Gorski, A., editors. Phage Therapy: Current Research and Applications. Wroclaw, Poland: Caister Academic Press. 8:201-214.
Dexamethasone immunosuppression results in turkey clostridial dermatitis: A retrospective analysis of 7 studies, 1998 - 2009 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C. 2013. Dexamethasone immunosuppression results in turkey clostridial dermatitis: A retrospective analysis of 7 studies, 1998 - 2009. Avian Diseases. 57:730-736.
Method of administration affects the ability of bacteriophage to prevent colibacillosis in 1-day-old broiler chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, A.M. 2013. Method of administration affects the ability of bacteriophage to prevent colibacillosis in 1-day-old broiler chickens. Poultry Science. 92(4):930-934.
The effects of yeast feed supplementaion on turkey performance and pathogen colonization in a transport stress/Escherichia coli challenge - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Jalukar, S., Oppy, J., Rath, N.C., Packialakshmi, B. 2013. The effects of yeast feed supplementaion on turkey performance and pathogen colonization in a transport stress/Escherichia coli challenge. Poultry Science. 92(3):655-662.
Comparison of hematologic and serologic profiles of broiler birds with normal (NORM) and severe (SEV) degrees of white striping in breast fillets - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kuttappan, V.A., Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Hargis, B.M., Apple, J.K., Coon, C.N., Owens, C.M. 2013. Comparison of hematologic and serologic profiles of broiler birds with normal (NORM) and severe (SEV) degrees of white striping in breast fillets. Poultry Science. 92(2):339-345.
Response of restraint stress-selected lines of Japanese quail to heat stress and Escherichia coli challenge - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Wesley, I.V., Anthoney, N.B., Satterlee, D.G. 2013. Response of restraint stress-selected lines of Japanese quail to heat stress and Escherichia coli challenge. Poultry Science. 92(3):603-611.
The probiotic Escherichia coli Nissle 1917 enhances early gastrointestinal maturation in young turkey poults - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Moyle, J.R., Del Los Santos, S., Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Farnell, M., Fanatico, A., Ricke, S.C., Enders, C., Sonnenborn, U., Donoghue, D.J., Donoghue, A.M. 2012. The probiotic Escherichia coli Nissle 1917 enhances early gastrointestinal maturation in young turkey poults. International Journal of Poultry Science. 11(7):445-452.
Comparison of hematologic and serologic profiles of broiler birds with normal and severe degrees of white striping in breast fillets - (Abstract Only)
Kuttappan, V.A., Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Hargis, B.M., Apple, J.K., Coon, C.N., Owens, C.M. 2012. Comparison of hematologic and serologic profiles of broiler birds with normal and severe degrees of white striping in breast fillets [abstract]. Poultry Science Association Meeting Abstract. 91:(Suppl 1):148.
Effects of high fat diet and prednisolone on femoral head separation in chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (21-Jul-11)
Effects of dietary Aspergillus meal prebiotic on turkey poults production parameters and bone qualities - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Reginatto, A.R., Menconi, A., Londero, A., Pires, R.A., Shivaramaiah, S., Wolfended, A.D., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, A.M., Hargis, B.M., Tellez, G. 2011. Effects of dietary Aspergillus meal prebiotic on turkey poults production parameters and bone qualities. International Journal of Poultry Science. 10(7):496-499.
Effects of high fat diet and prednisolone treatment on femoral head separation in chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Durairaj, V., Clark, F.D., Coon, C., Huff, W.E., Okimoto, R., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C. 2012. Effects of high fat diet and prednisolone treatment on femoral head separation in chickens. British Poultry Science. 53(2):198-203.
Bone characteristics of 16 wk-old turkeys subjected to different dietary regimens and simulated stress - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhou, Z.L., Rath, N.C., Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rasaputra, K.S., Salas, C., Coon, C.N. 2011. Bone characteristics of 16 wk-old turkeys subjected to different dietary regimens and simulated stress. International Journal of Poultry Science. 10(5):332-337.
Dithiocarbamate toxicity - An appraisal - (Book / Chapter)
Rath, N.C., Rasaputra, K.S., Liyanage, R., Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E. 2011. Dithiocarbamate toxicity - An appraisal. In: Stoytcheva, M. editor. Pesticides in the Modern World - Effects of Pesticides Exposure. InTech. Available from: http://www.intechopen.com/books/pesticides-in-the-modern-world-effects-of-pesticidesexposure/ dithiocarbamate-toxicity-an-appraisal. p. 323-340.
Differences in pathogen colonization and mortality of genetically selected Japanese quail lines subjected to heat stress and Escherichia coli challenge - (Abstract Only) - (29-Mar-11)
Effects of dietary yeast extract on turkey stress response and heterophil oxidative burst activity - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Dutta, V., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C. 2011. Effects of dietary yeast extract on turkey stress response and heterophil oxidative burst activity. British Poultry Science. 52:4, p. 446-455.
Effects of yeast extract and vitamin D on turkey mortality and cellulitis incidence in a transport stress model. - (Abstract Only)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C. 2011. Effects of yeast extract and vitamin D on turkey mortality and cellulitis incidence in a transport stress model.American Association of Avian Pathologists. American Association of Avian Pathologists Meeting, July 16-19, 2011, St. Louis, MO. Abstract #11147. 90, E-Supp 1. Available: http://www.aaap.info/assets/2011Program/aaap%202011%20abstracts.pdf.
Immune Interference of Bacteriophage Efficacy When Treating Colibacillosis In Poultry - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, A.M. 2010. Immune interference of bacteriophage efficacy when treating colibacillosis in poultry. Poultry Science. 89(5):895-900.
Bacterial clearance, heterophil function, and hematological parameters of transport stressed turkey poults supplemented with dietary yeast extract - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Farnell, M.B., Rath, N.C., De Los Santos, F.S., Donoghue, A.M. 2010. Bacterial clearance, heterophil function, and hematological parameters of transport stressed turkey poults supplemented with dietary yeast extract. Poultry Science. 89(3):447-456.
Critical Evaluation of Bacteriophage to Prevent and Treat Colibacillosis in Poultry. - (Review Article)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, A.M. 2010. Critical Evaluation of Bacteriophage to Prevent and Treat Colibacillosis in Poultry. Arkansas Academy of Science. 63:93-98.
Nutritional immunomodulation as an approach to decreasing the negative effects of stress in poultry production - (Review Article)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C. 2010. Nutritional immunomodulation as an approach to decreasing the negative effects of stress in poultry production. Arkansas Academy of Science. 63:87-92.
Evaluation of ovotransferrin as a nonspecific marker of health problems in chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rath, N.C., Anthony, N.B., Kannan, L., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Chapman, H.D., Erf, G.F., Wakenell, P. 2009. Evaluation of ovotransferrin as a nonspecific marker of health problems in chickens. Poultry Science. 88(10):2069-2074.
Serum Ovotransferrin as a Biomarker of Inflammatory Diseases in Chickens. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rath, N.C., Anthony, N.B., Kannan, L., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Chapman, H.D., Erf, G.F., Wakenell, P. 2009. Serum Ovotransferrin as a Biomarker of Inflammatory Diseases in Chickens. Poultry Science. 88(10):2069-2074.
US Feed Grains Mycotoxin Conference Report - (Abstract Only) - (27-May-09)
Co-infection of Market-age Turkeys with Escherichia coli and Listeria monocytogenes in Two Stress Models - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Dutta, V., Huff, W.E., Johnson, M., Sayler, R.J., Nannapaneni, R. 2009. Co-infection of market-age turkeys with escherichia coli and listeria monocytogenes in two stress models. Avian Diseases. 53:495-501.
Impact of high fat diets on bone strength and metabolism in chickens - (Trade Journal)
Rath, N.C., Durairaj, V., Clark, F.D., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R. 2009. Impact of high fat diets on bone strength and metabolism in chickens. Feedinfo News Service Scientific Reviews. Available: http://www.feedinfo.com.
Bacteriophage for prophylaxis and therapy in cattle, poultry, and pigs. - (Review Article)
Johnson, R.P., Gyles, C.L., Huff, W.E., Ojha, S., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, A.M. 2009. Bacteriophage for prophylaxis and therapy in cattle, poultry, and pigs. Animal Health Research Reviews. 9(2):201-215.
Effect of high fat diet on broiler chicken performance - (Abstract Only) - (11-Oct-08)
Update: Molecular identification, characterization and assessment of virulence of non-culturable biofilm isolates of Listeria monocytogenes isolated from chronic infections of turkeys - (Other)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Johnson, M.G., Nannapaneni, R. 2008. Update: Molecular identification, characterization and assessment of virulence of non-culturable biofilm isolates of Listeria monocytogenes isolated from chronic infections of turkeys CDROM. Food Safety Consortium 2007-08 Progress Report.Version 1. University of Arkansas, Agricultural Building, Fayetteville, AR: Food Safety Consortium.
Potential of Bacteriophage to Prevent and Treat Poultry Diseases - (Proceedings)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, A.M. 2008. Potential of Bacteriophage to Prevent and Treat Poultry Diseases. In: Proceedings of the 23rd World Poultry Congress, June 30 - July 4, 2008, Queensland, Brisbane, Australia. 2008 CDROM.
The effect of a yeast extract feed additive on turkeys challenged with Escherichia coli and Listeria monocytogenes and subjected to transport stress - (Proceedings)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Dutta, V., Johnson, M.G., Nannapaneni, R. 2008. The effect of a yeast extract feed additive on turkeys challenged with Escherichia coli and Listeria monocytogenes and subjected to transport stress. In: Proceedings of the 23rd World Poultry Congress, Queensland, Brisbane, Australia. 2008 CDROM.
Isolation of Listeria monocytogenes from challenged turkeys using real time PCR - (Proceedings)
Dutta, V., Huff, G.R., Sayler, R.J., Huff, W.E., Johnson, M.G., Nannapaneni, R. 2008. Isolation of Listeria monocytogenes from challenged turkeys using real time PCR. In: Proceedings of the 23rd World Poultry Congress, June 30 - July 4, 2008, Queensland, Brisbane, Australia. 2008 CDROM.
The effects of stress on respiratory disease and transient colonization of turkeys with Listeria monocytogenes Scott A - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dutta, V., Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Johnson, M.G., Nannapaneni, R., Sayler, R.J. 2008. The effects of stress on respiratory disease and transient colonization of turkeys with Listeria monocytogenes Scott A. Avian Diseases. 52(4):581-589.
Effects of Escherichia coli Challenge and Transport Stress on Hematology and Serum Chemistry Values of Three Genetic Lines of Turkeys - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Anthony, N.B., Nestor, K.E. 2008. Effects of Escherichia coli Challenge and Transport Stress on Hematology and Serum Chemistry Values of Three Genetic Lines of Turkeys. Poultry Science. 87:1-8.
Pathogenicity of Listeria monocytogenes Scott A after oral and oculonasal challenges of day-old turkey poults - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Dutta, V., Johnson, M.G., Nannapaneni, R. 2008. Pathogenicity of Listeria monocytogenes Scott A after oral and oculonasal challenges of day-old turkey poults. Avian Diseases. 52(3):444-450.
Femoral head cartilage disarticulation disorder - (Abstract Only) - (11-Feb-08)
Molecular identification, characterization and assessment of virulence of non-culturable biofilm isolates of L. monocytogenes isolated from chronic infections of turkeys: Implications for product and plant contamination - (Government Publication)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Johnson, M.G., Nannapaneni, R. 2007. Molecular identification, characterization and assessment of virulence of non-culturable biofilm isolates of L. monocytogenes isolated from chronic infections of turkeys: Implications for product and plant contamination [CDROM]. Food Saftey Consortium 2006-07 Progress Reports. Version 1. Fayetteville, AR: Food Safety Consortium.
Effects of a dietary yeast extract on hematological parameters, heterophil function, and bacterial clearance in turkey poults challenged with Escherichia coli and subjected to transport stress - (Abstract Only) - (17-Jul-07)
Effects of a dietary yeast extract on hematological parameters, heterophil function, and bacterial clearance in turkey poults challenged with Escherichia coli and subjected to transport stress - (Proceedings)
Huff, G.R., Farnell, M., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Solis De Los Santos, F., Donoghue, A.M. 2007. Effects of a dietary yeast extract on hematological parameters, heterophil function, and bacterial clearance in turkey poults challenged with Escherichia coli and subjected to transport stress. In: Proceedings of the XVIth European Symposium on Poultry Nutrition, August 26-30, 2007, Strausbourg, France. p. 200.
Thiram-Induced Changes in the Expression of Genes Relating to Vascularization and Tibial Dyschondroplasia. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rath, N.C., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R. 2007. Thiram-induced changes in the expression of genes relating to vascularization and tibial dyschondroplasia. Poultry Science. 86(11):2390-2395.
Divergent Selection for Ascites Incidence in Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (12-Jul-07)
Avian acute phase protein ovotransferrin modulates phagocyte function - (Book / Chapter)
Rath, N.C., Xie, H., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R. 2008. Muller, Gunter V. (Editor).New Immunology Research Developments: Avian acute phase protein ovotransferrin modulates phagocyte function. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers, Inc. 14 p.
Activation of macrophage and heterophil function by ovotransferrin, an avian acute phase protein - (Book / Chapter)
Rath, N.C., Xie, H., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R. 2008. Activation of macrophage and heterophil function by ovotransferrin, an avian acute phase protein. In: Muller, G.V., editor. New Immunology. New York, NY: Nova Science Publishers. p. 95-108.
Effects of sex and genetics on behavior and stress response of turkeys - (Abstract Only)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, A.M., Anthony, N.B., Nestor, K.E. 2007. Effects of sex and genetics on behavior and stress response of turkeys [abstract]. 2nd World Conference of Stress, Aug 23-26, 2007, Budapest, Hungary. p. 289.
Immune interference with bacteriophage efficacy to treat colibacillosis in broiler chickens - (Abstract Only)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, A.M. 2007. Immune interference with bacteriophage efficacy to treat colibacillosis in broiler chickens [abstract]. Poultry Science. 86(1):565.
Yeast improves resistance to environmental challenges - (Trade Journal)
Huff, G.R., Solis Del Los Santos, F., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, A.M., Donoghue, D.J. 2007. Yeast improves resistance to environmental challenges. World Poultry. 23(7):12-14.
Gastrointestinal Maturation is Accelerated in Turkey Poults Supplemented with a Mannan-Oligosaccharide Yeast Extract (Alphamune) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Santos, F., Donoghue, A.M., Farnell, M., Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E. 2007. Gastrointestinal maturation is accelerated in turkey poults supplemented with a mannan-oligosaccharide yeast extract (Alphamune). Poultry Science. 86:921-930.
Evaluation of the Efficacy of Vitamin D3 Or Its Metabolites on Thiram-Induced Tibial Dyschondroplasia in Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rath, N.C., Kannan, L., Pillai, P.B., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Horst, R.L., Emmert, J.L. 2007. Evaluation of the efficacy of vitamin D3 or its metabolites on thiram-induced tibial dyschondroplasia in chickens. Research in Veterinary Science. 83(2):244-250.
Induction of Tibial Dyschondroplasia by Carbamate and Thiocarbamate Pesticides - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rath, N.C., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Kannan, L. 2007. Induction of tibial dyschondroplasia by carbamate and thiocarbamate pesticides. Avian Diseases. 51(1):590-593.
Influence of Hen Age on the Response of Turkey Poults to Cold Stress, Escherichia Coli Challenge, and Treatment with a Yeast Extract Antibiotic Alternative - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Solis De Los Santos, F., Farnell, M.B., Donoghue, A.M. 2007. Influence of hen age on the response of turkey poults to cold stress, Escherichia coli challenge, and treatment with a yeast extract antibiotic alternative. Poultry Science. 86:(4):636-642.
The effects of stress and concurrent Escherichia coli infection on the isolation of Listeria monocytogenes from synovial tissue of turkey poults. - (Abstract Only) - (15-Nov-06)
Differential Effects of Sex and Genetics on Behavior and Stress Response of Turkeys - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, A.M., Anthony, N., Nestor, K.E. 2007. Differential effects of sex and genetics on behavior and stress response of turkeys. Poultry Science. 86(7):1294-1303.
Oral Treatment with the Probiotic Escherichia Coli Nissle 1917 Improves Body Weight and Modulates the Stress Response of Poultry in Respiratory Challenges with Avian Pathogenic E. Coli - (Proceedings)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Enders, C., Sonnenborn, U., Farnell, M.B., Solis Del Los Santos, F., Donoghue, A.M. 2006. Oral treatment with the probiotic Escherichia Coli Nissle 1917 improves body weight and modulates the stress response of poultry in respiratory challenges with avian pathogenic E. Coli. In: Proceedings of the XII European Poultry Conference, September 10-14, 2006, Verona, Italy. 2006 CDROM.
Gastrointestinal Maturation Is Accelerated in Turkey Poults Supplemented with a Mannan-Oligosaccharide Yeast Extract (Alphamune) - (Abstract Only)
Fausto, D., Farnell, M.B., Donoghue, A.M., Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, D.J. 2006. Gastrointestinal maturation is accelerated in turkey poults supplemented with a mannan-oligosaccharide yeast extract (Alphamune)[abstract]. Poultry Science Association Meeting. 87:75.
Evaluation of the Influence of Bacteriophage Titer on the Treatment of Colibacillosis in Broiler Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Donoghue, A.M. 2006. Evaluation of the influence of bacteriophage titer on the treatment of colibacillosis in broiler chickens. Poultry Science. 85:1373-1377.
Poultry Production Without the Use of Antibiotics - (Proceedings)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C. 2006. Poultry production without the use of antibiotics. In: Proceedings of the Louisiana Poultry Seminar, March 14-15, 2006, Bossier City, Louisiana. p. 34-40.
Limited Treatment with SS-1,3/1,6-Glucan Improves Production Values of Broiler Chickens Challenged with Escherichia Coli - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Tellez, G. 2006. Limited treatment with ß-1,3/1,6-glucan improves production values of broiler chickens challenged with Escherichia coli. Poultry Science. 85:613-618.
Effects of Humic Acid on Broiler Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rath, N.C., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R. 2006. Effects of humic acid on broiler chickens. Poultry Science. 85:410-414.
Influence of Hen Age on Response of Turkey Poults Challenged with Cold Stress and Escherichia Coli to Alphamune™, a Dietary Yeast Extract Antibiotic Alternative - (Abstract Only) - (20-Oct-05)
Stress Induced Colibacillosis and Turkey Osteomyelitis Complex in Turkeys Selected for Increased Body Weight - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Balog, J., Anthony, N.B., Nestor, K. 2006. Stress induced colibacillosis and turkey osteomyelitis complex in turkeys selected for increased body weight. Poultry Science. 85:266-272.
Evaluation of the Efficacy of Vitamin D3 and Its Metabolites to Prevent Thiram-Induced Growth Plate Dysplasia in Chickens - (Abstract Only)
Rath, N.C., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Horst, R.L. 2005. Evaluation of the efficacy of vitamin D3 and its metabolites to prevent thiram-induced growth plate dysplasia in chickens [abstract]. American Society for Bone and Mineral Research. Available: http://www.asbmr.org/meeting/abstracts.cfm.
Regulation of Avian Growth Plate Development and Its Interruption by Thiram, a Dithiocarbamate Pesticide - (Book / Chapter)
Rath, N.C., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R. 2007. Regulation of avian growth plate development and its interruption by thiram, a dithiocarbamate pesticide. In: 'Hormone Biotechnology' (Ed. S.K. Maitra), Daya Publishing House, Delhi, India. p. 399-411.
Bacteriophage: a Safe and Natural Alternative to Antimicrobial Growth Promoters - (Book / Chapter)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Balog, J.M., Donoghue, A.M. 2006. Bacteriophage: a safe and natural alternative to antimicrobial growth promoters. In: Barug, D., de Jong, J., Kies, A.K., Verstegen, M.W.A. (editors). Antimicrobial Growth Promoters: Where Do We Go From Here? The Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers. p. 341-360.
Respiratory Infection of Turkeys with Listeria Monocytogenes Scott A - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (02-Aug-05)
Colibacillosis and Turkey Osteomyelistis Complex in Turkeys Selected for Increased Body Weight and Subjected to Stress - (Abstract Only)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Balog, J., Anthony, N.B., Nestor, K.E. 2005. Colibacillosis and turkey osteomyelistis complex in turkeys selected for increased body weight and subjected to stress [abstract]. Poultry Science. M58 p. 17.
Chronic Sequelae of Listeria Monocytogenes Respiratory Infection of Turkey Poults and Implication of Biofilm Involvement - (Abstract Only)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Johnson, M.G., Nannapaneni, R. 2005. Chronic sequelae of listeria monocytogenes respiratory infection of turkey poults and implication of biofilm involvement [abstract]. American Society for Microbiology Annual Meeting, June 5-9, 2005, Atlanta, Georgia. 2005 CDROM.
Stress Response Differences and Disease Susceptibility Reflected by Heterophil/lymphocyte Ratio in Turkeys Selected for Increased Body Weight - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Balog, J.M., Rath, N.C., Anthony, N.B., Nestor, K.E. 2005. Stress response differences and disease susceptibility reflected by heterophil/lymphocyte ratio in turkeys selected for increased body weight. Poultry Science. 84:709-717.
Osteomyelitis in Commercial Turkeys - (Proceedings)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C. 2005. Osteomyelitis in commercial turkeys. In: Proceedings of the Midwest Poultry Federation Convention, March 15-17, 2005, Minneapolis, Minnesota. p. 66-76.
Nutritional Strategies for Reducing Reliance on Antibiotics in Poultry Production - (Abstract Only)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C. 2005. Feed supplementation strategies for reducing reliance on antibiotics in poultry production [abstract]. Antibiotic Growth Promoters: Worldwide Ban on the Horizon, January 31 - February 1, 2005, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. p. 120.
Changes in the Tibial Growth Plates of Chickens with Thiram Induced Dyschondroplasia - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rath, N.C., Richards, M.P., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Balog, J.M. 2005. Changes in the tibial growth plates of chickens with thiram induced dyschondroplasia. Journal of Comparative Pathology. 133:41-52.
Use of a Specific Bacteriophage Treatment to Reduce Salmonella in Poultry Products - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Higgins, J.P., Higgins, S.E., Guenther, K.L., Huff, W.E., Donoghue, A.M., Donoghue, D.J., Hargis, B.M. 2005. Use of a specific bacteriophage treatment to reduce Salmonella in poultry products. Poultry Science. 84:1141-1145.
Hematological Changes Reflect Stress Response Differences and Disease Susceptibility in Lines of Turkeys Selected for Increased Body Weight - (Abstract Only)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Balog, J.M., Rath, N.C., Anthony, N.B., Nestor, K.E. 2005. Hematological changes reflect stress response differences and disease susceptibility in lines of turkeys selected for increased body weight [abstract]. Southern Poultry Science Society. Available: http://www.poultryscience.org/psa05/abstracts/psabs104.pdf.
Bacteriophage: a Safe and Natural Alternative to Antimicrobial Growth Promoters - (Proceedings)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Balog, J., Donoghue, A.M. 2005. Bacteriophage: A safe and natural alternative to antimicrobial growth promoters. In: Proceedings of the International Debate Conference for the Feed and Food Chain Antimicrobial Growth Promoters: Worldwide Ban on the Horizon, January 31 - February 1, 2005, Noordwijk Ann Zee, The Netherlands. p. 60.
Update: Stress-Induced Chronic Infections of Turkeys with Listeria Monocytogenes and Implications for Product and Processing Plant Contamination. - (Proceedings)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Johnson, M.G., Nannapenini, R. 2005. Update: Stress-induced chronic infections of turkeys with Listeria monocytogenes and implications for product and processing plant contamination. In: Proceedings of the Food Safety Consortium, October 3-5, 2004, Ames, Iowa. 2004 CDROM.
Alternative to Antibiotics - Utilization of Bacteriophage to Treat Colibacillosis and Prevent Foodborne Pathogens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Balog, J.M., Donoghue, A.M. 2005. Alternative to antibiotics - Utilization of bacteriophage to treat colibacillosis and prevent foodborne pathogens. Poultry Science. 84:655-659.
Therapeutic Efficacy of Bacteriophage and Baytril (Enrofloxacin) Individually and in Combination to Treat Colibacillosis in Broilers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Balog, J.M., Donoghue, A.M. 2004. Therapeutic efficacy of bacteriophage and baytril (Enrofloxacin) individually and in combination to treat colibacillosis in broilers. Poultry Science. 83:1944-1947.
Individual and Combined Efficacy of Bacteriophage and Baytril® (Enrofloxacin) to Treat a Severe Escherichia Coli Respiratory Infection in Broiler Chickens. - (Abstract Only)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Balog, J.M., Donoghue, A.M. 2004. Individual and combined efficacy of bacteriophage and Baytril (enrofloxacin) to treat a severe Escherichia coli respiratory infection in broiler chickens [abstract]. Poultry Science. 83:1780-1781.
Pathology of Listeriosis Resulting from Respiratory Infection of Turkey Poults with Listeria Monocytogenes Scott A - (Abstract Only)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Beasley, J.N., Johnson, M.J., Nannapaneni, R., Balog, J.M., Rath, N.C. 2004. Pathology of listeriosis resulting from respiratory infection of turkey poults with Listeria monocytogenes Scott A [abstract]. Poultry Science Association Annual Meeting, July 25-29, 2005, St. Louis, Missouri. p. 86.
Pathogenesis of Avian Growth Plate Dyschondroplasia - (Proceedings)
Rath, N.C., Balog, J.M., Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E. 2004. Pathogenesis of avian growth plate dyschondroplasia. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Production Diseases in Farm Animals, July 19-20, 2004, Lansing, Michigan. 2004 CDROM.
Bacteriophage and Probiotics Their Role in the Control of Salmonella in Poultry - (Proceedings)
Donoghue, A.M., Huff, W.E., Hargis, B.M., Tellez, G., Donoghue, D.J. 2004.Bacteriophage and probiotics- their role in the control of salmonella in poultry. Proceedings of Asia Pacific Poultry Health Conference. p. 10-15.
Alternative to Antibiotics - Utilization of Bacteriophage to Prevent Foodborne Pathogens. - (Proceedings)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Balog, J.M., Donoghue, A.M. 2004. Alternative to antibiotics - utilization of bacteriophage to prevent foodborne pathogens. In: Proceedings of the Poultry Science Symposium. 2004 Joint ADSA, ASAS, PSA Annual Meeting, July 25-29, 2004, St. Louis, Misouri. v. 82(Suppl. 1):81.
Treating and Preventing Colibacillosis in Poultry with Bacteriophage. - (Abstract Only)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Balog, J.M., Donoghue, A.M. 2004. Treating and preventing colibacillosis in poultry with bacteriophage [abstract]. ASM Conference on the New Phage Biology, August 1-5, 2004, Key Biscayne, Florida. p. 202.
Water-Soluble Vitamin E and Sodium Salicylate (Uni-Sol®) Increase the Resistance of Turkeys to E. Coli Respiratory Infection. - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (16-Dec-03)
Effect of Water Supplementation with Soluble Vitamin E and Sodium Salicylate (Uni-Soltm) on the Resistance of Turkeys to Escherichia Coli Respiratory Infection. - (Abstract Only) - (16-Dec-03)
Mechanism of Thiram-Induced Tibial Dyschondroplasia in Chickens. - (Proceedings)
Rath, N.C., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Balog, J.M. 2004. Mechanism of thiram-induced tibial dyschondroplasia in chickens. In: Proceedings of the World Poultry Congress, June 6-14, 2004, Istanbul, Turkey. Paper No. 798. 2004 CDROM.
Stress-Related Chronic Disease in Turkeys and the Effects of Nutritional and Environmental Immunomodulation. - (Abstract Only)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Rath, N.C., Balog, J.M. 2003. Stress-related chronic disease in turkeys and the effects of nutritional and environmental immunomodulation. Immunology Research Workshop. p. 50-51.
Comparative Efficacy of Different Dithiocarbamates to Induce Tibial Dyschondroplasia in Poultry. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rath, N.C., Balog, J.M., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R. 2004. Comparative efficacy of different dithiocarbamates to induce tibial dyschondroplasia in poultry. Poultry Science. 83:266-274.
Evaluation of Bacteriophage Strategies for Controlling Antemortem Infection and Postmortem Contamination with Salmonella in Commercial Poultry. - (Proceedings)
Hargis, B., Donoghue, D.J., Newberry, L.A., Huff, W.E., Donoghue, A.M., Higgins, S.E., Bielke, L.R., Sartor, C.D. 2003. Evaluation of bacteriophage strategies for controlling antemortem infection and postmortem contamination with salmonella in commercial poultry. In: Proceedings of the Food Safety Consortium, October 12-14, 2003, Fayetteville, Arkansas. 2003 CDROM.
Stress-Induced Chronic Infections of Turkeys with Listeria Monocytogenes and Implications for Product and Processing Plant Contamination. - (Proceedings)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Johnson, M.J., Nannapaneni, R., Hargis, B.M. 2003. Stress-induced chronic infections of turkeys with listeria monocytogenes and implications for product and processing plant contamination. In: Proceedings of the Food Safety Consortium. October 12-14, 2003, Fayetteville, Arkansas. 2003 CDROM.
Bacteriophage: Potential Role in Food Safety - (Book / Chapter)
Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Balog, J.M., Donoghue, A.M. 2004. Bacteriophage: Potential role in food safety. In Preharvest and Postharvest Food Safety. Contemorary Issues and Future Directions. Ames, IA: Blackwell Publishing. p. 365-374.
Biofilm Involvement in Chronic Listeria Monocytogenes Infection in a Turkey Model of Stress Induced Arthritis and Osteomyelitis - (Abstract Only)
Huff, G.R., Huff, W.E., Johnson, M.G., Nannapeneni, R., Rath, N.C., Balog, J.M. 2003. Biofilm involvement in chronic listeria monocytogenes infection in a turkey model of stress induced arthritis and osteomyelitis [abstract]. Biofilms. p. 150.
Immunomodulation with B-1,3/1,6-Glucan (Immustim®) Affects Growth Performance and Resistance to Escherichia Coli Respiratory Infection of Broiler Chickens. - (Abstract Only)
HUFF, G.R., HUFF, W.E., RATH, N.C., BALOG, J.M., TELLEZ, G. IMMUNOMODULATION WITH B-1,3/1,6-GLUCAN (IMMUSTIM®) AFFECTS GROWTH PERFORMANCE AND RESISTANCE TO ESCHERICHIA COLI RESPIRATORY INFECTION OF BROILER CHICKENS. POULTRY SCIENCE MEETING. 2003. v. 82, p. 57.
Effects of Pyrrolidine Dithiocarbamate (Pdtc) on Chicken Chondrocyte in Culture. - (Abstract Only)
RATH, N.C., RICHARDS, M.P., HUFF, W.E., BALOG, J.M., HUFF, G.R. Effects of Pyrrolidine Dithiocarbamate (PDTC) on Chicken Chondrocyte in Culture.. POULTRY SCIENCE MEETING. 2003. VOL 82 (Suppl. 1), p. 30.
Modulation of Phagocyte Function by Ovotransferrin, a Chicken Acute Phase Protein - (Proceedings)
RATH, N.C., XIE, H., HUFF, W.E., HUFF, G.R., BALOG, J.M. MODULATION OF PHAGOCYTE FUNCTION BY OVOTRANSFERRIN, A CHICKEN ACUTE PHASE PROTEIN. WESTERN POULTRY DISEASE CONFERENCE. 2003. P. 322.
Bacteriophage Treatment of a Severe Escherichia Coli Respiratory Infection in Broiler Chickens. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
HUFF, W.E., HUFF, G.R., RATH, N.C., BALOG, J.M., DONOGHUE, A.M. BACTERIOPHAGE TREATMENT OF A SEVERE ESCHERICHIA COLI RESPIRATORY INFECTION IN BROILER CHICKENS. AVIAN DISEASES. 2003. V. 47. P. 1399-1405.
Effect of Hypobaric Hypoxia on Ascites Resistant and Susceptible Lines and Their Reciprocal F1 Crosses. 2. Gut Development. - (Abstract Only)
Tellez, G., Balog, J.M., Pavlidis, H.O., Huff, W.E., Huff, G.R., Rath, N.C., Stamps, L., Donoghue, A.M., Hargis, B.M., Anthony, N.B. 2003. Effect of hypobaric hypoxia on ascites resistant and susceptible lines and their reciprocal F1 crosses. 2. Gut development. [abstract]. Poultry Science Meeting. 82(Suppl 1):22.
Effect of Cold Stress on Broilers Selected for Resistance Or Susceptibilityto Ascites Syndrome. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
BALOG, J.M., KIDD, B.D., ANTHONY, N.B., HUFF, G.R., HUFF, W.E., RATH, N.C. EFFECT OF COLD STRESS ON BROILERS SELECTED FOR RESISTANCE OR SUSCEPTIBILITY TO ASCITES SYNDROME. POULTRY SCIENCE. 2003. V. 82, NO. 9, P. 1383-1387.
Antimicrobial Therapy and Prophylaxis: Emerging Issues and Alternatives to Chemotherapy - (Proceedings)
Donoghue, A.M., Guillermo, T., Huff, W.E., Hargis, B., Donoghue, D. Antimicrobial therapy and prophylaxis:emerging issues and alternatives to chemotherapy. Proceedings of National Association of Specialists of Avian Science. 2004 CDROM.
Evaluation of Aerosol Spray and Intramuscular Injection of Bacteriophage to Treat An Escherichia Coli Respiratory Infection - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
HUFF, W.E., HUFF, G.R., RATH, N.C., BALOG, J.M., DONOGHUE, A.M. Evaluation of Aerosol Spray and Intramuscular Injection of Bacteriophage to Treat an Escherichia coli Respiratory Infection. Poultry Science. 2003. v. 82(7). p. 1108-1112.
The Effects of Behavior and Environmental Enrichment on Disease Resistance of Turkeys - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
HUFF, G.R., HUFF, W.E., BALOG, J.M., RATH, N.C. THE EFFECTS OF BEHAVIOR AND ENVIRONMENTAL ENRICHMENT IN DISEASE RESISTANCE OF TURKEYS. BRAIN BEHAVIOR AND IMMUNITY. 2003. v. 17. p. 339-349.
Respiratory Challenge of Day-Old Turkey Poults with Listeria Monocytogenes Scott a Results in Systemic Infection with High Mortality and Organ and Knee Synovial Tissue Invasion - (Abstract Only)
HUFF, G.R., HUFF, W.E., BALOG, J.M., RATH, N.C., NANNAPANENI, R., JOHNSON, M. RESPIRATORY CHALLENGE OF DAY-OLD TURKEY POULTS WITH LISTERIA MONOCYTOGENES SCOTT A RESULTS IN SYSTEMIC INFECTION WITH HIGH MORTALITY AND ORGAN AND KNEE SYNOVIAL TISSUE INVASION. SOUTHERN POULTRY SCIENCE SOCIETY MEETING. 2003. V. 13(SUPPL.1): ABSTRACT P. 19.
Prevention of Escherichia Coli Infection in Broiler Chickens with Bacteriophage (Spr02) - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (30-Jun-02)
Effects of Ovotransferrin on Chicken Macrophages and Heterophil-Granulocytes. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
RATH, N.C., XIE, H., HUFF, G.R., HUFF, W.E., BALOG, J.M. EFFECTS OF OVOTRANSFERRIN ON CHICKEN MACROPHAGES AND HETEROPHIL-GRANULOCYTES. . DEVELOPMENTAL AND COMPARATIVE IMMUNOLOGY. 2002. VOL. 26 (9): 805-815.
Effect of Dietary Supplementation with Vitamin D Metabolites in An Experimental Model of Turkey Osteomyelitis Complex. - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (27-Feb-02)
Changes in Serum Ovotransferrin Levels in Chickens with Experimentally Induced Inflammation and Diseases. - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (26-Nov-01)
Identification of Ovotransferrin As An Acute Phase Protein in Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (27-Sep-01)
Matrix Metalloproteinase Activities of Turkey Bile - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (11-Jun-01)
Viral and Bacterial Agents Associated with Experimental Transmission of Infectious Proventriculitis of Broiler Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (10-May-01)
Inflammation-Induced Changes in Serum Modulate Chicken Macrophage Function - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (20-Feb-01)
Physiological Comparison Between Ascites Resistant and Ascites Susceptible Broilers - (Abstract Only) - (25-Aug-00)
Comparison of Ascites Resistant, Ascites Susceptible and Relaxed Lines of Broilers 2. Hematology, Organ Weights and Histology. - (Abstract Only) - (25-Aug-00)
Aspirin and Ascites Syndrome in Broilers - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (03-Apr-00)
Turkey Osteomyelitis Complex - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (29-Feb-00)
The Effect of Vitamin D3 on Resistance to Stress Related Infection in An Experimental Model of Turkey Osteomyelitis Complex - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (07-Feb-00)
Ascites Syndrome and Related Pathologies in Feed Restricted Broilers Raisedin a Hypobaric Chamber - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (07-Oct-99)
Age Related Changes in Growth, Composition and Biochemical Properties of Tibial Bones of Broiler Chickens - (Abstract Only) - (03-Oct-99)
The Effects of Supplemental Vitamin C and Vitamin D3 on Stress Related Bacterial Infections in Turkeys - (Proceedings) - (16-Sep-99)
Research on the Probable Cause of An Outbreak of Field Rickets in Turkeys - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (11-Aug-99)
Effects of Salmonella Typhimurium Lipopolysaccharide on Broiler Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (11-Aug-99)
Acute Phase Changes in Blood of 3-Wk-Old Male Broiler Chickens Following Administration of Salmonella Typhimurium Lipopolysaccharide (Lps) Or Dry Inactivated Staphylococcus Aureus Cells. - (Abstract Only) - (11-Aug-99)
Factors Regulating Bone Strength and Maturity - (Abstract Only) - (07-Aug-99)
The Effects of Dexamethasone Immunosuppression on Bactericidal Activity of Turkey Monocytes - (Abstract Only) - (30-May-99)
Studies on Intestinal Strength of Poultry - (Proceedings) - (24-Apr-99)
The Effects of Dexamethasone in An Experimental Model of Turkey Osteomyelitis Complex - (Proceedings) - (24-Apr-99)
Modulation of Heterophil Functions by Poultry Feed Additives - (Proceedings) - (24-Apr-99)
The Effect of a Second Dexamethasone Treatment on Turkeys Previously Challenged in An Experimental Eschericia Coli Respiratory Model of Turkey Osteomyelitis Complex - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (31-Mar-99)
Comparative Differences in the Composition and Biomechanical Properties of Tibial Bones of 7 and 72 Week Old Male and Female Broiler Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (31-Mar-99)
Studies on the Effect of Propionic Acid, Alum, Tannic Acid, Calcium Carbonate, and Betaine on the Intestinal Strength of Broiler Chickens - (Abstract Only) - (18-Jan-99)
Incidence of Ascites Syndrome and Related Pathologies in Feed Restricted Broilers Raised at Simulated High Altitude - (Proceedings) - (12-Dec-98)
Effect of Dietary Phytase and High Available Phosphorus (Hap) Corn on Broiler Chicken Performance - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (03-Aug-98)
Sex Differences in the Resistance of Turkeys to Escherichia Coli Challenge after Immunosuppression with Dexamethasone - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (03-Aug-98)
Fluorescein Isothiocyanate Staining and Characterization of Avian Heterophils - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (19-Feb-98)
The Effects of Dexamethasone Immunosuppression on Turkey Osteomyelitis Complex in An Experimental Escherichia Coli Respiratory Infection - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (15-Dec-97)
Effects of Roxarsone and Monensin on Digital Flexoral Tendons of Broiler Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (19-Nov-97)
Aflatoxin Exposure Produces Serum Alphafetoprotein Elevations and Marked Oval Cell Proliferation in Young Male Pekin Ducklings - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-Aug-97)
Cell Death in Avian Tibial Dyschondroplasia - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (10-Apr-97)
Variation in Toe-Web Response of Turkey Poults to Phytohemagglutinin-P and Their Resistance to Escherichia Coli Challenge - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (21-Feb-97)
Matrix Metalloproteinase Activities in Avian Tibial Dyschondroplasia - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (18-Oct-96)
Immune and Physiological Responses of Turkeys with Green-Liver Osteomyelitis Complex - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (08-Oct-96)
Effect of the Genetic Selection of Turkeys for Increased Body Weight and Egg Production on Immune and Physiological Responses - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (08-Oct-96)
Effect of Intermittent Activity on Broiler Production Parameters - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (28-Sep-96)
Effect of Feed and Water Withdrawl on Green Liver Discoloration, Serum Triglycerides, and Hemoconcentration in Turkeys - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (19-Sep-96)
Evaluation of the Toxicity of Alum (Aluminum Sulfate) in Young Broiler Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (27-Aug-96)
Histologic Study of Hepatic Lesions in Two Turkey Flocks - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (02-Jul-96)
Excess Dietary Copper Triggers Enlargement of the Proventriculus in Broilers - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-Jun-96)
Effect of Gonadal Steroids on Broiler Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (28-Nov-95)
The Effect of Dietary Copper Sulfate on Infectious Proventriculitis - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (12-Sep-95)
Experimental Reproduction of Proventriculitis Using Homogenates of Proventricular Tissue - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (28-Jun-95)
Does Pulmonary Hypertension Syndrome (Ascites) Occur More Frequently in Broilers Medicated with Monensin - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (23-Jun-95)
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