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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Robert L Matteri (Bob)
Midwest Area
Area Director

Phone: (309) 681-6602
Fax: (309) 681-6684
Room 2004
USDA, ARS, MWA
1815 N. UNIVERSITY ST.
PEORIA, IL, 61604


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Effects of Weaning and Piglet Size on Neuroendocrine Regulators of Feed Intake - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kojima, C., Carroll, J.A., Matteri, R.L., Touchette, K., Allee, G. 2007. Effects of weaning and piglet size on neuroendocrine regulators of feed intake. Journal of Animal Science. 85:2133-2139.
Orexin-B Modulates Luteinizing Hormone and Growth Hormone Secretion from Porcine Pituitary Cells in Culture - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Barb, C.R., Matteri, R.L. 2005. Orexin-b modulates luteinizing hormone and growth hormone secretion from porcine pituitary cells in culture. Domestic Animal Endocrinology 28:331-337.
Orexin-B Modulates Lh and Gh Secretion: Interaction with the Brain-Pituitary Axis in the Pig. - (Abstract Only)
Barb, C.R., Barrett, J.B., Kraeling, R.R., Matteri, R.L. Orexin-B modulates LH and GH secretion: interaction with the brain-pituitary axis in the pig. Journal of Animal Science. 2003. v. 81(Suppl.1): Abstract p. 101.
Effect of Recombinant Porcine Somatotropin on Fetal and Placental Growth in Gilts with Reduced Uterine Capacity - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
STERLE, J.A., CANTLEY, T.C., MATTERI, R.L., CARROLL, J.A., LUCY, M.C., LAMBERSON, W.R. EFFECT OF RECOMBINANT PORCINE SOMATOTROPIN ON FETAL AND PLACENTAL GROWTH IN GILTS WITH REDUCED UTERINE CAPACITY. JOURNAL OF ANIMAL SCIENCE. 2003. v. 81. p. 765-771.
Preweaning Survival in Swine - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
LAY JR, D.C., MATTERI, R.L., CARROLL, J.A., FANGMAN, T.J., SAFRANSKI, T.J. PREWEANING SURVIVAL IN SWINE. JOURNAL OF ANIMAL SCIENCE. 2001. V. 80(1). P. 1-13.
Effect of Spray-Dried Plasma and Lipopolysaccharide Exposure on Weaned Pigs: Ii. Effects on the Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal Axis of Weaned Pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (06-Sep-01)
Effect of Spray-Dried Plasma and Lipopolysaccharide Exposure on Weaned Pigs: I. Effects on the Immune Axis of Weaned Pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (06-Sep-01)
Supplemental Vitamin C and Beta-Glucan Alter Growth and the Lps-Induced Immunological Responses in Young Pigs - (Abstract Only) - (24-Jul-01)
Degradation of Maternal Cdc25c During the Maternal to Zygotic Transition Is Dependent Upon Embryonic Transcription - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (04-May-01)
Overview of Central Targets for Appetite Regulation - (Review Article) - (03-Apr-01)
Preweaning Survival in Swine - (Abstract Only) - (19-Mar-01)
Dexamethasone Treatment and Increased Growth in Neonatal Piglets - (Abstract Only) - (19-Mar-01)
Effect of Fish Oil Supplementation on the Young Pig's Immunological Response to An Endotoxic Challenge - (Abstract Only) - (19-Mar-01)
Effect of Intracerebroventricular Orexin-B on Food Intake in Sheep - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-Feb-01)
Expression of Pregnancy-Associated Glycoprotein 1 and 2 Genes in Vivo, in Vitro and Parthenogenetically-Derived Preimplantation Pig Embryos - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (25-Jan-01)
Porcine Acid-Labile Subunit (Als): Cdna Cloning and Mrna Levels in Newly Weaned and Nursing Piglets - (Other) - (27-Oct-00)
Effects of Lipopolysaccharide (Lps) on Appetite-Regulating Gene Expression in Neonatal Pigs - (Abstract Only) - (28-Jul-00)
Dexamethasone Treatment at Birth Enhances Neonatal Growth in Swine - (Abstract Only) - (28-Jul-00)
Relationships of Plasma Cortisol and Corticosteroid-Binding Globulin (Cbg) Concentrations, and Hepatic Cbg Mrna Expression Levels in Fetal and Postnatal Pigs - (Abstract Only) - (28-Jul-00)
Feeding Spray-Dried Plasma Decreases the Activation of the Hypothalamic Pituitary-Adrenal Axis - (Abstract Only) - (28-Jul-00)
Porcine Melanocortin Type 4 Receptor: Cdna Cloning and Quantitation of Size-Related Differences in Gene Expression in the Young Pig - (Abstract Only) - (28-Jul-00)
Effects of Weaning on Somatotrophic Gene Expression and Circulating Levels of Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 (Igf-1) and Igf-2 in Pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (11-Jul-00)
Impact of Environmental Temperature on Response of Neonatal Pigs to An Endotoxin Challenge - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (16-May-00)
Administration of Acth to Restrained, Pregnant Sows Alters Their Pigs' Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal (Hpa) Axis - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (05-May-00)
Long Form Leptin Receptor Mrna Expression in the Brain, Pituitary and Othertissues in the Pig - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
LIN, J., BARB, C.R., MATTERI, R.L., KRAELING, R.R., CHEN, X., MEINERSMANN, R.J., RAMPACEK, G.B. LONG FORM LEPTIN RECEPTOR MRNA EXPRESSION IN THE BRAIN, PITUITARY AND OTHERTISSUES IN THE PIG. DOMESTIC ANIMAL ENDOCRINOLOGY. 2000.
Postnatal Function of the Somatotrophic Axis in Pigs Born Naturally Or by Caesarian-Section - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (07-Apr-00)
Porcine Melanin-Concentrating Hormone (Mch): Cdna Sequence, Tissue Distribution of Mrna, and Effect of Weaning and Piglet Size on Hypothalamicgene Expression - (Abstract Only) - (15-Mar-00)
A Comparison of the Immunological Response to Lipopolysaccharide (Lps) Versus E. Coli Challenge in the Weaned Pig - (Abstract Only) - (15-Mar-00)
Function of the Reproductive System of Neonatal Pigs Born Naturally Or by Cesarean Section - (Abstract Only) - (15-Mar-00)
Feeding Spray-Dried Plasma (Sdp) Alters the Immunological Response of the Weaned Pig to a Lipopolysaccharide (Lps) Challenge - (Abstract Only) - (15-Mar-00)
Porcine Agouti-Related Peptide: Cloning, Tissue Distribution, and Quantitation of Size-Related Differences in Gene Expression - (Abstract Only) - (15-Mar-00)
Transcriptional Regulation of Pituitary Synthesis and Secretion of Growth Hormone in Growing Wethers and the Influence of Zeranol on These Mechanisms - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (12-Jan-00)
Linkage and Physical Mapping of the Porcine Prepro-Orexin Gene - (Abstract Only) - (09-Jan-00)
Linkage and Physical Mapping of the Porcine Prepro-Orexin Gene - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (02-Dec-99)
Environmental Temperature and Sickness in Baby Pigs - (Other) - (12-Oct-99)
Expression of Two Variants of Growth Hormone Receptor Messenger Ribonucleic Acid in Porcine Liver - (Other) - (12-Oct-99)
Feed Efficiency, Adg and Carcass Parameters of Pigs Implanted with Trenbolone Acetate and Estradiol - (Other) - (12-Oct-99)
Cloning of Porcine Prepro-Orexin Cdna and Effects of An Intramuscular Injection of Synthetic Porcine Orexin-B on Feed Intake in Young Pigs - (Other) - (12-Oct-99)
Few Differences Found Between Early and Late Weaned Pigs Raised in the Same Environment - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (08-Aug-99)
Are Cyclin B1 Transcripts Produced by the in Vitro Derived 4-Cell Stage Porcine Embryo? - (Abstract Only) - (31-Jul-99)
Porcine Placental Leptin and Leptin Receptor Messenger Ribonucleic Acid Expression: Meishan Versus White Crossbred - (Abstract Only) - (31-Jul-99)
Expression of Pregnancy-Associated Glycoprotein 1 and 2 Genes in in Vitro and Parthenogenetically Derived Pig Blastocysts - (Abstract Only) - (31-Jul-99)
Effects of Weaning on Somatotrophic Gene Expression and Circulating Levels of Growth Hormone (Gh), Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 (Igf-1), and Igf-2 - (Abstract Only) - (21-Jul-99)
Effects of Weaning Diet on Pig Performance and Intestinal Morphology - (Abstract Only) - (21-Jul-99)
Impact of Environmental Temperature on the Neonatal Pig's Response to An Endotoxin Challenge - (Abstract Only) - (21-Jul-99)
Expression of Two Variants of Growth Hormone Receptor Messenger Ribonucleicacid in Porcine Liver - (Abstract Only) - (21-Jul-99)
Effects of Weaning on Gene Expression of Neuroendocrine Regulators of Feed Intake - (Abstract Only) - (21-Jul-99)
Immune System Function of Neonatal Pigs Born Naturally Or by Cesarean Section - (Abstract Only) - (21-Jul-99)
Orexin Regulates Appetite in Sheep - (Abstract Only) - (20-Jul-99)
Cyclin B1 Transcript Quantitation over the Maternal to Zygotic Transition in Both in Vivo and in Vitro Derived 4-Cell Porcine Embryos - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (15-Jul-99)
Leptin Receptor Mrna Expression in the Brain, Pituitary and Other Tissues in the Pig - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
LIN, J., BARB, C.R., MATTERI, R.L., KRAELING, R.R., CHEN, X., RAMPACEK, G.B., MEINERSMANN, R.J. LEPTIN RECEPTOR MRNA EXPRESSION IN THE BRAIN, PITUITARY AND OTHER TISSUES IN THE PIG. NORTHEAST SECTION MEETING OF AMERICAN SOCIETY OF ANIMAL SCIENCE. 1999.
Early Weaning of Swine Alters the Expression of Mrna for Pro-Opiomelanocorticotropin (Pomc) But Not Mrna for the Adrenocorticotropinreceptor - (Abstract Only) - (26-Jun-99)
Expression of Two Variants of Growth Hormone Receptor Messenger Ribonucleicacid in Porcine Liver - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (23-Jun-99)
Prevention of Disease-Induced Chilling in Baby Pigs - (Other) - (18-Jun-99)
Neuroendocrine Responses to Stress - (Book / Chapter) - (07-Jun-99)
Indomethacin Prevents Sickness and Hypothermia in Early Neonatal Pigs Injected with Lipopolysaccharide (Lps) - (Abstract Only) - (15-Mar-99)
Steroidal Enhancement of Growth Related Endocrine Mechanisms in the Neonatal Pig - (Abstract Only) - (15-Mar-99)
Effect of Spray-Dried Plasma and Escherichia Coli on Intestinal Morphology and the Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal (Hpa) Axis of the Weaned Pig - (Abstract Only) - (15-Mar-99)
Effect of Spray-Dried Plasma and Lipopolysaccharide on Intestinal Morphology and the Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal Axis of the Weaned Pig - (Abstract Only) - (15-Mar-99)
The Effects of Caesarian Birth on Immune Function in Two Week Old Pigs - (Abstract Only) - (15-Mar-99)
Feed Efficiency, Adg and Carcass Parameters of Pigs Implanted with Trenbolone Acetate and Estradiol - (Abstract Only) - (15-Mar-99)
Cloning and Biological Activity of Porcine Orexin - (Abstract Only) - (15-Mar-99)
Cloning of Porcine Prepro-Orexin Cdna and Effects of An Intramuscular Injection of Synthetic Porcine Orexin-B on Feed Intake in Young Pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (23-Nov-98)
Birth by Caesarian Section Alters Post-Natal Function of the Hypothalamic Pituitary-Adrenal (Hpa) Axis in the Young Pig - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (14-Oct-98)
Interactions Between Environmental Temperature and Porcine Growth Hormone (Pgh) Treatment in Neonatal Pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (06-Oct-98)
Prevention of Endotoxin Induced Hypothermia in the Neonatal Pig - (Abstract Only) - (19-Aug-98)
Cyclin B1 Transcript Levels During the Transition from Maternal to Zygotic Control of Development in Porcine Embryos - (Abstract Only) - (12-Aug-98)
Leptin Regulation in the Young Pig - (Other) - (03-Aug-98)
Post-Natal Function of the Somatotrophic Axis in Piglets Born Naturally Or by Caesarian-Section - (Other) - (03-Aug-98)
Feeding Plasma Protein Does Not Affect Growth Parameters in Young Pigs Whencontrolled for Food-Intake - (Other) - (03-Aug-98)
Luteinizing Hormone (Lh) Receptor and Follicle-Stimulating Hormone (Fsh) Receptor Gene Expression in Neonatal Pig Thymus and Spleen - (Abstract Only) - (31-Jul-98)
Recombinant Porcine Somatotropin Effects on Placental Characteristics in Gilts with Reduced Uterine Capacity - (Abstract Only) - (31-Jul-98)
Type of Birth Affects the Function of the Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal Axis in the Neonatal Pig - (Abstract Only) - (31-Jul-98)
Feeding Plasma Protein Does Not Affect Growth Parameters in Young Pigs When Controlled for Food-Intake - (Abstract Only) - (31-Jul-98)
Post-Natal Function of the Somatotrophic Axis in Piglets Born Naturally Or by Caesarian-Section - (Abstract Only) - (31-Jul-98)
Non-Surgical Chronic Catheterization of the Jugular Vein in Young Pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (15-Jul-98)
Polymorphisms of Porcine Leptin Cdna - (Abstract Only) - (16-Mar-98)
Down-Regulation of Piglet Somatotroph Function in Response to Exogenous Pst - (Abstract Only) - (16-Mar-98)
Leptin Mrna Expression in the Porcine Placenta - (Abstract Only) - (16-Mar-98)
Neuroendocrine-Immune Interaction in the Neonate - (Review Article) - (13-Mar-98)
Endocrine Responses to Weaning and Changes in Post-Weaning Diet in the Young Pig - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (08-Jan-98)
The Biology of Leptin: a Review - (Review Article) - (08-Jan-98)
Leptin and Growth Hormone (Gh) Receptor Gene Expression in Adipose Tissue of Young Pigs Treated with Growth Hormone - (Abstract Only) - (01-Aug-97)
Expression of Interleukin-6 Mrna in Peripheral Tissues and Hypothalamus Following a Lipopolysaccharide Challenge in Neonatal Pigs - (Abstract Only) - (01-Aug-97)
Effect of Growth Hormone (Gh) on Body Weight Gain and Bone Development in Young Male Swine - (Abstract Only) - (01-Aug-97)
Endocrine Responses to Weaning and Post-Weaning Dietary Changes in the Neonatal Pig - (Abstract Only) - (01-Aug-97)
Zeranol and Growth Hormone Treatment Differentially Influenced Mrna Levels of the Obesity Protein, Leptin, and the Gh Receptor in Growing Wethers - (Abstract Only) - (01-Aug-97)
Effect of Zeranol on Transcriptional Regulation of Pituitary Synthesis and Secretion of Growth Hormone in Growing Wether Lambs - (Abstract Only) - (01-Aug-97)
Expressed Polymorphisms of Porcine Leptin: Evidence for Multiple Gene Copies - (Other) - (23-Jul-97)
Interaction Between Environmental Temperature and Porcine Growth Hormone (Pgh) Treatment in Neonatal Pigs - (Other) - (23-Jul-97)
Endocrine Traits Associated with Differences in Plasma Fsh in Boars - (Abstract Only) - (01-Jun-97)
Effect of Recombinant Porcine Somatotropin (Rpst) on Fetal and Placental Growth in Gilts with Reduced Uterine Capacity - (Abstract Only) - (01-Jun-97)
Expression of Lhrh and Its Receptor in Porcine Immune Tissues. - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (23-May-97)
Cdna Cloning and Tissue-Specific Gene Expression of Ovine Leptin, Npy-Y1 Receptor and Npy-Y2 Receptor - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (12-May-97)
Effects of An Intravenous Injection of Npy on Leptin and Npy-Y1 Receptor Mrna Expression in Ovine Adipose Tissue - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (18-Apr-97)
Somatotrophic Gene Expression in the Neonatal Pig - (Abstract Only) - (19-Mar-97)
Endocrine and Thermoregulatory Responses to Acute Thermal Exposures in Six-Month-Old Pigs Reared in Different Neonatal Environments - (Abstract Only) - (19-Mar-97)
Environmental Temperature Modulates the Somatotrophic Response to Porcine Growth Hormone (Pgh) in Neonatal Pigs - (Abstract Only) - (19-Mar-97)
Insulin-Like Growth Factor (Igf)-I, Igf-Ii, and Igf Binding Protein (Bp)-2 in Liver and Reproductive Tissues of Pregnant Pigs Treated with Recombinantporcine Somatotropin (Rpst) - (Abstract Only) - (19-Mar-97)
Somatotroph Function in the Neonatal Pig - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (14-Feb-97)
Effects of Thermal Environment on Response to An Acute Peripheral Lipopolysaccharide (Lps) Challenge in Neonatal Pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (10-Dec-96)
Endocrine and Thermoregulatory Responses to Acute Thermal Exposures in Six-Month Old Pigs Reared in Different Neonatal Environments - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (23-Nov-96)
Leptin Receptor Mrna Is Expressed in Ewe Anterior Pituitary and Adipose Tissues and Is Differentially Expressed in Hypothalamic Regions of Well-Fedand Feed-Restricted Ewes - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (17-Nov-96)
Npy Regulates Leptin Mrna Expression in Adipose Tissue of Wether Lambs - (Abstract Only) - (22-Oct-96)
Suppression of Somatotroph Function Induced by Growth Hormone Treatment in Neonatal Pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (21-Oct-96)
Follicle-Stimulating Hormone: a Brief Review of Hormone Structure and Biopotency - (Review Article) - (07-Oct-96)
The Endocrinology of Growth in the Neonatal Pig: Developmental Aspects of Somatotrophic Function - (Abstract Only) - (01-Oct-96)
Cloning of a Partial Ovine Y1 Neuropeptide Y Receptor Cdna and Expression of the Y1 Receptor Mrna in the Ovine Hypothalamus, Pituitary and Fat - (Abstract Only) - (27-Jul-96)
Transcriptional Activities of Igf-1r, Igf-2 and Igf-2r in Porcine Pre-Implantation Embryos - (Abstract Only) - (27-Jul-96)
Expression of Leptin and Its Receptor in Sheep Tissues - (Abstract Only) - (27-Jul-96)
Somatotroph Function in the Neonatal Period of the Pig - (Abstract Only) - (26-Jul-96)
Immunophysical Responses of Neonatal Pigs to a Peripheral Lipopoly Saccharide (Lps) Challenge - (Abstract Only) - (26-Jul-96)
Increased Uterine Capacity by Injections of Recombinant Porcine Somatotropin (Rpst) to Gilts During Gestation - (Abstract Only) - (26-Jul-96)
Recombinant Bovine Placental Lactogen Stimulation of Growth in Adult Rats at Different Ambient Temperatures - (Abstract Only) - (26-Jul-96)
Recombinant Bovine Placental Lactogen Stimulation of Growth in Prepubertal Rats at Different Ambient Temperatures - (Abstract Only) - (26-Jul-96)
Overexpression of Beta-Subunit of Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone in Meishan Swine Identified by Differential Display - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (17-May-96)
Gonadotroph Function in 3-Week-Old Gilts Reared in a Warm Or Cool Thermal Environment - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (19-Apr-96)
Treatment of Adult Rat with Recombinant Bovine Somatotropin Increases Growth During Heat Challenge - (Abstract Only) - (14-Apr-96)
Lipopolysaccharide (Lps) Injection Alters Pituitary Hormone Secretion in Neonatal Pigs - (Abstract Only) - (20-Mar-96)
Physiological and Behavioral Responses in Pre-Weaning Piglets from Two Thermal Environments to Peripheral Immunological Challenge - (Abstract Only) - (20-Mar-96)
Novel Approach to Study Genetic Differences: Differential Display Identifies over Expression of Thyroid Stimulating Hormone Beta in Meishan Relative to White Composite Pigs - (Abstract Only) - (22-Feb-96)
Relationships of Serum Igf-Ii Concentrations to Growth, Compositional, and Reproductive Traits of Swine - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (05-Feb-96)
Identification of Insect Cell Lines by DNA Amplification Fingerprinting (Daf) - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (26-Jan-96)
Lactotroph and Somatotroph Function in Piglets Reared in a Constant Hot Environment - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-Dec-95)
Development of An Ovine Y3 Cdna and Expression of the Y3 Receptor Mrna in the Ovine Hypothalamus and Pituitary - (Abstract Only) - (11-Nov-95)
Negative Feedback Inhibition of Somatotroph Function Induced by Somatotropin (St) Treatment in Neonatal Pigs - (Abstract Only) - (28-Jul-95)
Relationships of Serum Igf-Ii Concentrations to Growth, Compositional and Reproductive Traits in Swine - (Abstract Only) - (28-Jul-95)
Recombinant Bovine Somatotropin Stimulation of Growth in Prepubertal Rats at Different Ambient Temperatures - (Abstract Only) - (26-Jul-95)
Relationships of Serum Igf-I Concentrations to Growth, Composition and Reproductive Traits of Swine - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (15-Jul-95)
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