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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Spencer A Leigh
Poultry Research
Microbiologist

Phone: (662) 320-7633
Fax: (662) 320-7589
606 SPRING STREET
MISSISSIPPI STATE, MS, 00000

Projects
Strategies to Control and Prevent Avian Mycoplasmosis
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 422202

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Effects of live and killed vaccines against Mycoplasma gallisepticum on the performance characteristics of commercial layer chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jacob, R., Branton, S.L., Evans, J.D., Leigh, S.A., Peebles, E.D. 2014. Effects of live and killed vaccines against Mycoplasma gallisepticum on the performance characteristics of commercial layer chickens. Poultry Science. 93:1403-1409.
Impact of fowlpox-vectored Mycoplasma gallisepticum vaccine Vectormune® FP MG on layer hen egg production and egg quality parameters - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Leigh, S.A., Branton, S.L., Evans, J.D., Collier, S.D. 2013. Impact of fowlpox-vectored Mycoplasma gallisepticum vaccine Vectormune® FP MG on layer hen egg production and egg quality parameters. Poultry Science. 92(12):3172-3175.
Spray application of live attenuated F Strain-derived Mycoplasma gallisepticum vaccines - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Evans, J.D., Jacob, R., Leigh, S.A., Collier, S.D., Peebles, E.D., Branton, S.L. 2013. Spray application of live attenuated F Strain-derived Mycoplasma gallisepticum vaccines. Journal of Applied Poultry Research. 22:842-848.
Mycoplasma gallisepticum transmission: Comparison of commercial F-strain vaccine versus layer complex-derived field strains in a tunnel ventilated house - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Purswell, J.L., Evans, J.D., Leigh, S.A., Collier, S.D., Olanrewaju, H.A., Kim, E.J., Pharr, G.T., Peebles, E.D., Branton, S.L. 2012. Mycoplasma gallisepticum transmission: Comparison of commercial F-strain vaccine versus layer complex-derived field strains in a tunnel ventilated house. Poultry Science. 91:3072-3079.
Effect of infection route and concurrent infectious bronchitis virus vaccination on Mycoplasma gallisepticum disease pathology in an experimental model - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Leigh, S.A., Branton, S.L., Evans, J.D., Collier, S.D. 2012. Effect of infection route and concurrent infectious bronchitis virus vaccination on Mycoplasma gallisepticum disease pathology in an experimental model. Avian Pathology. 41(5):497-503.
A comparative study of live attenuated F strain-derived Mycoplasma gallisepticum vaccines - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Evans, J.D., Leigh, S.A., Purswell, J.L., Jacob, R., Peebles, E.D., Collier, S.D., Branton, S.L. 2012. A comparative study of live attenuated F strain-derived Mycoplasma gallisepticum vaccines. Avian Diseases. 56:396-401.
Analysis of the effect of diluent for rehydration of PoulVac MycoF on vaccination seroconversion results - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Leigh, S.A., Branton, S.L., Collier, S.D., Evans, J.D. 2011. Analysis of the effect of diluent for rehydration of PoulVac MycoF on vaccination seroconversion results. International Journal of Poultry Science. 10(5):397-400.
A chronicle of serologic response in commercial layer chickens to vaccination with commercial F strain Mycoplasma gallisepticum vaccine - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Branton, S.L., Leigh, S.A., Purswell, J.L., Evans, J.D., Collier, S.D., Olanrewaju, H.A., Pharr, G.T. 2010. A chronicle of serologic response in commercial layer chickens to vaccination with commercial F strain Mycoplasma gallisepticum vaccine. Avian Diseases. 54(3):1108-1111.
Proteomics inference of genes involved in host adaptation of Mycoplasma gallinarum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wan, X., Branton, S.L., Collier, S.D., Evans, J.D., Leigh, S.A., Pharr, G.T. 2010. Proteomics inference of genes involved in host adaptation of Mycoplasma gallinarum. Veterinary Microbiology. 145(1-2):177-184.
Effects of vaccination with F-strain Mycoplasma gallisepticum on egg production and quality parameters of commercial layer hens previously vaccinated with 6/85-strain Mycoplasma gallisepticum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Leigh, S.A., Branton, S.L., Evans, J.D., Collier, S.D., Peebles, E.D. 2010. Effects of vaccination with F-strain Mycoplasma gallisepticum on egg production and quality parameters of commercial layer hens previously vaccinated with 6/85-strain Mycoplasma gallisepticum. Poultry Science. 89(3):501-504.
Effect of Dosage and Vaccination Route on Transmission of a Live Attenuated Mycoplasma gallesepticum Vaccine: A Broiler Model - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Evans, J.D., Branton, S.L. 2009. Effect of Dosage and Vaccination Route on Transmission of a Live Attenuated Mycoplasma gallesepticum Vaccine. Avian Diseases. 53(3):416-420.
Detection of Mycoplasma gallinarum by real-time PCR - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Leigh, S.A., Evans, J.D. 2009. Detection of Mycoplasma gallinarum by real-time PCR. International Journal of Poultry Science 8(2):108-111.
Recent Advances in Mycoplasma gallisepticum Vaccine Administration - (Popular Publication)
Branton, S.L., Leigh, S.A., Purswell, J.L. 2008. Recent Advances in Mycoplasma gallisepticum Vaccine Administration. Feed and Livestock Magazine 5(4):28-31.
Effects of System Pressure and Nozzle Type on Spray Application of Avian Vaccines - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Purswell, J.L., Fritz, B.K., Branton, S.L., Leigh, S.A. 2008. Effects of System Pressure and Nozzle Type on Spray Application of Avian Vaccines. Applied Engineering in Agriculture 24(6):785-789.
Differentiation of Mycoplasma gallisepticum vaccine strains ts-11 and 6/85 from commonly used Mycoplasma gallisepticum challenge strains by PCR - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Evans, J.D., Leigh, S.A. 2008. Differentiation of Mycoplasma gallisepticum vaccine strains ts-11 and 6/85 from commonly used Mycoplasma gallisepticum challenge strains by PCR. Avian Dis. 52(3):491-497.
Stabilization of live Mycoplasma gallisepticum vaccines during vaccination with second generation Spray-Vac® vaccine stabilizer - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Leigh, S.A., Branton, S.L., Collier, S.D. 2008. Stabilization of live Mycoplasma gallisepticum vaccines during vaccination with second generation Spray-Vac® vaccine stabilizer. Journal of Applied Poultry Research 17:278-282.
Effect of selected water temperatures used in Mycoplasma gallisepticum vaccine reconstitution on color change units at selected time intervals - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Branton, S.L., Leigh, S.A., Roush, W.B., Purswell, J.L., Olanrewaju, H.A., Collier, S.D. 2008. Effect of selected water temperatures used in Mycoplasma gallisepticum vaccine reconstitution on color change units at selected time intervals. Avian Diseases. 52:291-296.
The effects of increasing sodium chloride concentration on Mycoplasma gallisepticum vaccine survival in solution. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Leigh, S.A., Evans, J.D., Branton, S.L., Collier, S.D. 2008. The effects of increasing sodium chloride concentration on Mycoplasma gallisepticum vaccine survival in solution.. Avian Diseases. 52:136-138.
Effects of increased dosages of the Mycoplasma gallisepticum vaccine MYCOVAC-L® in layer chickens subsequently challenged with virulent M. gallisepticum: egg production and serologic response - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Evans, J.D., Leigh, S.A., Branton, S.L., Collier, S.D. 2007. Effects of increased dosages of the Mycoplasma gallisepticum vaccine MYCOVAC-L® in layer chickens subsequently challenged with virulent M. gallisepticum: egg production and serologic response. Avian Diseases 51:912-917.
Initial Proteomic Analysis of Differentially Expressed Proteins from Mycoplasma Gallisepticum Vaccine Strains Ts-11 and F Detected by Western Blotting - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Collier, S. D., Pharr, G. T., Branton, S. L., Evans, J. D., Leigh, S. A., and Felfoldi, B. 2006. Initial Proteomic Analysis of Differentially Expressed Proteins from Mycoplasma gallisepticum Vaccine Strains ts-11 and F Detected by Western Blotting. Int. J. of Poultry Sci. 5(4): 330-336.
Proteomic Analysis of Mycoplasma Gallisepticum Vaccine Strain F - (Abstract Only) - (15-Apr-05)
Mycoplasma Gallisepticum: Current and Developing Means to Control the Avian Pathogen - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Evans, J.D., Leigh, S.A., Branton, S.L., Collier, S.D., Pharr, G.T., Bearson, S.M. 2005. Mycoplasma gallisepticum: current and developing means to control the avian pathogen. Journal of Applied Poultry Research. 14:757-763.
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