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John McMurtry
Southern Plains Area
Associate Area Director

Phone: (979) 260-9346
Fax: (979) 260-9415

1001 HOLLEMAN DRIVE EAST
COLLEGE STATION, TX, 77840-4117


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Effects of early neonatal development and delayed feeding immediately post-hatch on the hepatic lipogenic program in broiler chicks - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Richards, M.P., Proszkowiec-Weglarz, M., Rosebrough, R.W., McMurtry, J.P., Angel, R. 2010. Effects of early neonatal development and delayed feeding immediately post-hatch on the hepatic lipogenic program in broiler chicks. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. 157(Part B):374-388.
The Role of Feeding Regimens in Regulating Metabolism of Sexually Mature Broiler Breeders Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ekmay, R.D., Coon, C.N., De Beer, M., Rosebrough, R.W., Richards, M.P., Mcmurtry, J.P. 2010. The role of feeding regimens in regulating metabolism of sexually mature broiler breeders. Poultry Science. 89(6):1171-1181.
Feed Intake Regulation for the Female Broiler Breeder: In Theory and in Practice - (Review Article)
Richards, M.P., Rosebrough, R.W., Coon, C.N., Mcmurtry, J.P. 2010. Feed intake regulation for the female broiler breeder: In theory and in practice. Journal of Applied Poultry Research. 19(2):182-193.
The Avian Proghrelin System - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Richards, M.P., Mcmurtry, J.P. 2010. The avian proghrelin system. International Journal of Peptides. Volume 2010, Article ID 749401, 14 pages.
Rapid Dietary Protein Changes and Relationships among Enzyme Activities, Their RNA's and Plasma Hormone Levels in the Broiler Chicken - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rosebrough, R.W., Richards, M.P., Mcmurtry, J.P., 2010. Rapid dietary protein changes and relationships among enzyme activities, their RNA's and plasma hormone levels in the broiler chicken. Avian Biology Research. 3(1):7-16.
Variation in plasma leptin-like immunoreactivity in free-living European starlings (Sturnus vulgaris) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kordonowy, L.L., Mcmurtry, J.P., Williams, T.D. 2010. Variation in plasma leptin-like immunoreactivity in free-living european starlings (Sturnus vulgaris). General and Comparative Endocrinology. 166(1):47-53.
AMP-activated protein kinase and carbohydrate response element binding protein: A study of two potential regulatory factors in the hepatic lipogenic program of broiler chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Proszkowiec-Weglarz, M., Richards, M.P., Humphrey, B., Rosebrough, R.W., McMurtry, J.P. 2009. AMP-activated protein kinase and carbohydrate response element binding protein: A study of two potential regulatory factors in the hepatic lipogenic program of broiler chickens. Journal of Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. 154(1):68-79.
Effects of early neonatal development and delayed feeding immediately post-hatch on the hepatic lipogenic program in broiler chicks - (Abstract Only)
Richards, M.P., Proszkowiec-Weglarz, M., Rosebrough, R.W., Mcmurtry, J.P., Angel, R. 2009. Effects of early neonatal development and delayed feeding immediately post-hatch on the hepatic lipogenic program [abstract]. Poultry Science. Abstract Number 394P
Turkey Line Effect on Avidin, Avidin-Related Protein 2 and Progesterone Receptor Expression in the Reproductive Tract Following Artificial Insemination - (Abstract Only)
Foye Jackson, O.T., Long, J.A., Bakst, M.R., Blomberg, L., Silva, M.V., Becker, K.G., Wood, W.H., McMurtry, J.P. 2009. Turkey Line Effect on Avidin, Avidin-Related Protein 2 and Progesterone Receptor Expression in the Reproductive Tract Following Artificial Insemination. Poultry Science 88 (Suppl. 1) Abstract 409, p. 125 (CD-Rom).
A Comparison of the Anorexic Effects of Chicken, Porcine, Human and Bovine Insulin on the Central Nervous System of Chicks - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Shiraishi, J., Yanagita, K., Nishikawa, F., Tahara, Y., Fujita, M., McMurtry, J.P., Bungo, T. A . 2009. Comparison of the Anorexic Effects of Chicken, Porcine, Human and Bovine Insulin on the Central Nervous System of Chicks. Journal of Poultry Science. 46:144-148.
Sperm and Tissue-dependent differential gene expression in the reproductive tract of the Turkey (Meleagris Gallapovo) Hen - (Abstract Only)
Foye Jackson, O.T., Long, J.A., Bakst, M.R., Mcmurtry, J.P., Becker, K.G., Wood, W.H. 2008. Sperm and Tissue-dependent differential gene expression in the reproductive tract of the Turkey (Meleagris Gallapovo) Hen. Molecular Biology of the Cell, 19 (suppl), Abstract 2802, p. 810 (CD-Rom).
The Avian Proglucagon System - (Review Article)
Richards, M.P., McMurtry, J.P. 2009. The avian proglucagon system. General and Comparative Endocrinology. 163(1/2):39-46.
Physiological responses to divergent selection for phytate phosphorus bioavailability in a randombred chicken population - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sethi, P.K., McMurtry, J.P., Pesti, G.M., Aggrey, S.E. 2008. Physiological responses to divergent selection for phytate phosphorus bioavailability in a randombred chicken population. Poultry Science. 87:2512-2516
Expression of proglucagon and proglucagon-derived peptide hormone receptor genes in the chicken - (Abstract Only)
Richards, M.P., McMurtry, J.P. 2008. Expression of proglucagon and proglucagon-derived peptide hormone receptor genes in the chicken [abstract]. In: Proceedings of the Ninth International Symposium on Avian Endocrinology. Abstract Number S4.
Role of 5'-amp-activated protein kinase, carbohydrate response element binding protein and sterol regulatory element binding protein-1 in the regulation of lipid metabolism in broiler chickens - (Abstract Only)
Proszkowiec-Weglarz, M., Richards, M.P., Humphrey, B.D., McMurtry, J.P. 2008. Role of 5'-AMP-activated protein kinase, carbohydrate response element binding protein and steriol regulatory element binding protein-1 in the regulation of lipid metabolism in broiler chickens [abstract]. Nineteenth Annual BARC Poster Day,Abstract Number 27.
The effects of sham versus artificial insemination on differential gene expression in the reproductive tract of turkey (Meleagris Gallapovo) hens - (Abstract Only)
Foye-Jackson, O.T., Long, J. A., Bakst, M.R., Blomberg, L., Becker, K.G., Wood, W.H., McMurtry, J.P. 2008. The effects of sham versus artificial insemination on differential gene expression in the reproductive tract of turkey (Meleagris Gallapovo) hens. BARC Poster Day.
Expression of proglucagon and proglucagon-derived peptide hormone receptor genes in the chicken - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Richards, M.P., McMurtry, J.P. 2008. Expression of proglucagon and proglucagon-derived peptide hormone receptor genes in the chicken. General and Comparative Endocrinology. 156(2):323-338.
Plasma leptin during reproduction in European Starlings (Sturnus vulgaris) - (Abstract Only) - (29-Oct-07)
Regulation and Role of Leptin: Poultry - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
McMurtry, J.P. 2008. Regulation and Role of Leptin: Poultry. Encyclopedia of Animal Science. Pond, W. Bell, A., Eds.; Taylor & Francis Group: New York, 2008. Available: http://www.informaworld.com/10.1081/E-EAS-120043424.
The role of feeding regimens in regulating metabolism of sexually mature broiler breeders: hepatic lipid metabolism, plasma hormones and metabolites - (Abstract Only)
DeBeer, M., Ekmay, R.D., Rosebrough, R.W., Richards, M.P., McMurtry, J.P., Coon, C.N. 2007. The role of feeding regimens in regulating metabolism of sexualy mature broiler breeders: hepatic lipid metabolism, plasma hormones and metabolites [abstract]. International Conference and Exhibition on Veterinary Poultry.
An examination of the role of feeding regimens in regulating metabolism during the broiler breeder grower period 2. Plasma hormones and metabolites - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
DeBeer, M., McMurtry, J.P., Brocht D.M., Coon, C.N., 2008. An examination of the role of feeding regimens in regulating metabolism during the broiler breeder grower period 2. Plasma hormones and metabolites. Poultry Science. 87(2):264-275.
Determination of Differential Gene Expression of the Uterovaginal Tract of Sham versus Artificially Inseminated Turkey (Melleagris Gallapovo) Hens Utilizing Suppressive Subtractive Hybridization - (Abstract Only)
Foye Jackson, O.T., Long, J.A., Bakst, M.R., Blomberg, L., McMurtry, J.P. 2007. Determination of Differential Gene Expression of the Uterovaginal Tract of Sham versus Artificially Inseminated Turkey (Melleagris Gallapovo) Hens Utilizing Suppressive Subtractive Hybridization. BARC Poster Day.
Molecular cloning and expression of the carbohydrate response element binding protein gene and related genes involved in hepatic lipogenesis during post-hatch development of broiler chickens - (Abstract Only)
Proszkowiec-Weglarz, M., Humphrey, B., Richards, M.P., Rosebrough, R.W., McMurtry, J.P., Angel, R. 2007. Expression of the carbohydrate response element binding protein gene and related genes involved in hepatic lipogenesis during post-hatch development of broiler chickens [abstract]. Eighteenth Annual BARC Poster Day. p. 40, Abstract Number 33.
Expression of the carbohydrate response element binding protein gene and related genes involved in hepatic lipogenesis during post-hatch development of broiler chickens - (Abstract Only)
Proszkowiec-Weglarz, M., Humphrey, B., Richards, M.P., Rosebrough, R.W., McMurtry, J.P., Angel, R. 2007. Expression of the carbohydrate response element binding protein gene and related genes involved in hepatic lipogenesis during post-hatch development of broiler chickens [abstract]. Poultry Science. 86(Supplement 1):paper number 462.
Hormonal control of metabolic substrate use by birds and reptiles - (Abstract Only)
Sweazea, K.L., McMurtry, J.P., Elsey, R.M., Starck, M., Redig, P., Braun, E.J. 2007. Hormonal control of metabolic substrate use by birds and reptiles [abstract]. Experimental Biology Meeting.
Correlations among metabolic enzyme activities, their mRNA's and hormone levels in broiler chickens - (Abstract Only)
Rosebrough, R.W., Richards, M.P., McMurtry, John P. 2007. Correlations among metabolic enzyme activities, their mRNA's and hormone levels in broiler chickens. FASEB Journal. p21:400.
Dam line and sire line effects on turkey embryo survival and thyroid hormone concentrations at the plateau stage in oxygen consumption - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Christensen, V.L., Havenstein, G.B., Ort, D.T., McMurtry, J.P., Nestor, K.E. 2007. Dam line and sire line effects on turkey embryo survival and thyroid hormone concentrations at the plateau stage in oxygen consumption. Poultry Science. 86:1861-1872.
Developmental Changes of Plasma Insulin, Glucagon, Insulin-Like Growth Factors, Thyroid Hormones and Glucose Concentrations in Chick Embryos and Hatched Chicks - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lu, J.W., McMurtry, J.P., Coon, C.N. 2007. Developmental changes of plasma insulin, glucagon, insulin-like growth factors, thyroid hormones, and glucose concentrations in chick embryos and hatched chicks. Poultry Science. 86:673-683.
The effect of increased protein intake during the starter and prebreeder periods on reproductive performance of ultra high yield Cobb 700 broiler breeder hens - (Proceedings)
Coon, C., de Beer, M., Manangi, M., Lu, J., Reyes, M., Bramwell, K., Sun, J.M., Sakomura, N., Rosebrough, R., Richards, M., McMurtry, J. 2006. The effect of increased protein intake during the starter and prebreeder periods on reproductive performance of ultra high yield Cobb 700 broiler breeder hens. Proceedings of the Arkansas Nutrition Conference. pp 1-24.
Genome-Wide Linkage Analysis to Identify Chromosomal Regions Affecting Phenotypic Traits in the Chicken. Iv. Metabolic Traits - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhou,H., Evock-Clover, C.M., McMurtry, J.P., Ashwell, C.M., Lamont, S.J. 2007. Genome-Wide linkage analysis to identify chromosomal regions affecting phenotypic traits in the chicken. IV. Metabolis traits. Poultry Science. 86:267-276.
The Effects of Amnionic Nutrient Administration, "in Ovo Feeding" of Arginine And/or Beta-Hyroxy-Beta-Methybutyrate (Hmb) on Insulin-Like Growth Factors, Energy Metabolism and Growth in Turkey Poults - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Foye, O.T., Uni, Z., McMurtry, J.P., Ferket, P.R. 2006 The effects of amnionic nutrient administration, in ovo feeding of arginine and/or beta-hyroxy-beta-methybutyrate (HMB) on insulin-like growth factors, energy metabolism and growth in turkey poults. International Journal of Poultry Science. 5(4):309-317.
Comparison of Avian and Reptilian Glucose and Ketone Body Levels - (Abstract Only)
Sweazea, K.L., McMurtry, J.P., Elsey, R.M., Braun, E.J. 2006. Comparison of avian and reptilian glucose and ketone body levels [abstract]. The Physiologist. Abstract 24.10
Molecular Cloning, Genomic Organization and Expression of Three Chicken 5'-Amp-Activated Protein Kinase Gamma (Cprkag) Subunit Genes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Proszkowiec-Weglarz, M., Richards, M.P, McMurtry, J.P. 2007. Molecular cloning, genomic organization, and expression of three chicken 5'-AMP-activated protein kinase gamma subunit genes. Poultry Science. 85(11):2031-2041.
Investigation of the insulin-like growth factor system in the avian epiphyseal growth plate. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Leach, R.M.,Jr., Richards, M.P., Praul, B.C., Ford, B.C., McMurtry, J.P. 2007. Investigation of the insulin-like growth factor system in the avian epiphyseal growth plate. Domestic Animal Endocrinology. 33:143-153.
Inhibition of Fatty Acid Lipolysis Does Not Affect Insulin Sensitivity to Glucose Uptake in the Mourning Dove - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sweazea, K.L., McMurtry, J.P., Braun, E.J. 2006. Inhibition of fatty acid lipolysis does not affect insulin sensitivity to glucose uptake in the mourning dove. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part B. 144:387-394.
Incubation Temperature and Eggshell Conductance Effects on the Intestinal Maturation and Thyroid Function in Commercial Turkey Poults Hatching from the First Cycle Flock - (Abstract Only)
Funderburk, S.L., Christensen, V.L., Campbell, G.G., Wineland, M.J., Grimes, J.L., Mann, K.M., Neely, E.R., Ort, D.T., Rives, D.V., McMurtry, J.P. 2006. Incubation temperature and eggshell conductance effects on the intestinal maturation and thyroid function in commercial turkey poults hatching from a first cycle flock [abstract]. Poultry Science Supplement 1. p. 57.
Incubation Temperature and Eggshell Conductance Effects on the Intestinal Maturation and Thyroid Function in Commercial Turkey Poults Hatching from An Induced Molted Flock - (Abstract Only)
Funderburk, S.L., Christensen, V.L., Campbell, G.G., Wineland, M.J., Grimes, J.L., Mann, K.M., Neely, E.R., Ort, D.T., Rives, D.V., McMurtry, J.P. 2006. Incubation temperature and eggshell conductance effects on the intestinal maturation and thyroid function in commercial turkey poults hatching from an induced molten flock [abstract]. Poultry Science Supplement 1. p. 57.
Identification of 876 New Microsatellite Markers by Using Chicken Genome Sequences - (Abstract Only)
Kuo, A., Fulton, J., Clover, Ashwell, C., McMurtry, J.P. 2006. Identification of 876 new microsatellite markers by using chicken genome sequences [abstract]. Cold Spring Harbor Press Abstract. P18.
Inhibition of Fatty Acid Lipolysis Does Not Affect Insulin Sensitivity to Glucose Uptake in the Mourning Dove - (Abstract Only)
Sweazea, K.L., McMurtry, J.P., Braun, E.J. 2006. Inhibition of fatty acid lipolysis does not affect insulin sensitivity to glucose uptake in the mourning dove [abstract]. FASEB Journal. 20:A1465.
The Igf System in Chickens: Factors Affecting Gene Expression in Muscle and Liver - (Abstract Only)
Kuo, A., Clover, C.M., Rosebrough, R.W., McMurtry, J.P., Mitchell, A.D., Caperna, T.J., Li, C., Kahl, S., Elsasser, T.H. 2006. The IGF system in chickens: Factors affecting gene expression in muscle and liver [abstract]. Journal of Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. 20:A172.
The Relationship of Body Composition, Feed Intake, and Metabolic Hormones for Broiler Breeder Females - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sun, J.M., Richards, M.P., Rosebrough, R.W., Ashwell, C.M., McMurtry, J.P., Coon, C.N. 2006. The relationship of body composition, feed intake and metabolic hormones for broiler breeder females. Poultry Science. 85:1173-1184.
Chicken Microsatellite Repeats: Jungle Fowl Vs Commercial Birds - (Abstract Only)
Kuo, A., Fulton, J., Clover, C.M., Ashwell, C., McMurtry, J.P. 2006. Chicken microsatellite repeats: Jungle fowl vs commercial birds [abstract]. Plant and Animal Genome. Paper No.P561-241.
Molecular Cloning and Characterization of Chicken Amp-Activated Protein Kinase Gamma Subunit Genes - (Abstract Only)
Proszkowiec-Weglarz, M., Richards, M.P., McMurtry, J.P. 2006. Molecular cloning and characterizaton of chicken AMP-activated protein kinase gamma subunit genes [abstract]. Plant and Animal Genome IV. P. 241. Abstract Number P557.
Characterization of the Amp-Activated Protein Kinase Pathway in Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Proszkowiec-Weglarz, M., Richards, M.P., Ramachandran, R., McMurtry, J.P. 2006. Characterization of the AMP-activated protein kinase pathway in chickens. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part B. 143:92-106.
Studies on Doses of Methimazole (Mmi) and Its Administration Regimen on Broiler Metabolism - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rosebrough, R., Russell, B.A., McMurtry, J.P. 2006. Studies on doses of methimazole (MMI) and its administration regimen on broiler metabolism. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. 143:35-41.
Meleagris Gallopavo Proglucagon (Gcg), Class a Mrna, Complete Cds - (Abstract Only)
Richards, M.P., Poch, S.M., McMurtry, J.P. 2005. Meleagris gallopavo preproglucagon A (GCG) mRNA, complete cds [abstract]. GenBank Accession No. DQ217597.
Meleagris Gallopavo Proglucagon (Gcg), Class B Mrna, Complete Cds - (Abstract Only)
Richards, M.P., Poch, S.M., McMurtry, J.P. 2005. Meleagris gallopavo preproglucagon B (GCG) mRNA, complete cds [abstract]. GenBank Accession No. DQ217598.
Gallus Gallus Preproglucagon (Gcg) Gene, Complete Cds - (Abstract Only)
Richards, M.P., Poch, S.M., McMurtry, J.P. 2005. Gallus gallus preproglucagon (GCG) gene, complete cds, alternatively spliced [abstract]. GenBank Accession No. DQ185929.
Gallus Gallus Preproglucagon (Gcg), Class a Mrna, Transcript Variant 1, Complete Cds - (Abstract Only)
Richards, M.P., Poch, S.M., McMurtry, J.P. 2005. Gallus gallus preproglucagon A (GCG) mRNA, complete cds, alternatively spliced [abstract]. GenBank Accession No. DQ185930.
Gallus Gallus Preproglucagon (Gcg), Class B Mrna, Transcript Variant 1, Complete Eds - (Abstract Only)
Richards, M.P., Poch, S.M., McMurtry, J.P. 2005. Gallus gallus preproglucagon B (GCG) mRNA, complete cds, alternatively spliced [abstract]. GenBank Accession No. DQ185931.
Overfeeding-Induced Ovarian Dysfunction in Broiler Breeder Hens Is Associated with Lipotoxicity - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chen, S.E., McMurtry, J.P., Walzem, R.L. 2006. Overfeeding-induced ovarian dysfunction in broiler breeder hens is associated with lipotoxicity. Poultry Science. 85.70-81.
Characterization and Expression of Chicken and Turkey Ghrelin and Ghrelin Receptor Genes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Richards, M.P., Poch, S.M., McMurtry, J.P. 2006. Characterization of turkey and chicken ghrelin genes, and regulation of ghrelin and ghrelin receptor mRNA levels in broiler chickens. General and Comparative Endocrinology. 145(3):298-310.
Developmental Changes in Amniotic and Allantoic Fluid Insulin-Like Growth Factor (Igf)-I and -Ii Concentrations of Avian Embryos - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Karcher, D.M., McMurtry, J.P., Applegate, T.J. 2005. Developmental changes in amniotic and allantoic fluid insulin-like growth factor (IGF) - I and -II concentrations of avian embryos. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part A. 142:404-409.
The Effect of Pre and Postmolt Diets High in Omega-3 Fatty Acids and Molt Programs on Skeletal Integrity and Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I of White Leghorns - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mazzuco, H., McMurtry, J.P., Kuo, A.Y., Hester, P.Y. 2005 The effect of pre- and postmolt diets high in n-3 fatty acids and molt programs on skeletal integrity and insulin-like growth factor-I of white leghorns. Poultry Science. 84:1735-1749.
Effects of Dietary Conjugated Linoleic Acid on Growth and Body Composition of Control and Igf-I Transgenic Pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mitchell, A.D., Pursel, V.G., Elsasser, T.H., McMurtry, J.P., Bee, G. 2005. Effects of dietary conjugated linoleic acid on growth and body composition of control and IGF-I. Animal Research. 54:5.
Characterization and Expression of the Chicken Proglucagon and Corresponding Receptor Genes - (Abstract Only)
Poch, S.M., Richards, M.P., McMurtry, J.P. 2005. Characterization and expression of the chicken proglucagon and corresponding receptor genes. BARC Poster Day.
Expression of Insulin-Like Growth Factor System Genes in Liver and Brain Tissue During Embryonic and Post-Hatch Development of the Turkey - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Richards, M.P., Poch, S.M., McMurtry, J.P. 2005. Expression of insulin-like growth factor system genes in liver and brain tissue during embryonic and post-hatch development of the turkey. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. 141A:76-86.
Expression of the Proglucagon and Companion Receptor Genes in Chickens - (Abstract Only)
Richards, M.P., Poch, S.M., McMurtry, J.P. 2005. Expression of the proglucagon and companion receptor genes in chickens [abstract]. Poultry Science. 84(Supplement 1):55. Paper No. T43.
Lysine Deficiencies Alter Body Weight, Feed Intake and Plasma Triiodothyronine, But Not Thyroxine, Insulin-Like Growth Factors I and III Or Liver Weights in Growing Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Carew, L., McMurtry, J., Alster, F. 2005. Effects of lysine deficiencies on plasma levels of thyroid hormones, insulin-like growth factors I and II, liver and body weights, and feed intake in growing chickens. Poultry Science. 84:1045-1050.
Melegris Gallopavo Insulin-Like Growth Factor-Ii (Igf-Ii) Precursor Mrna, Complete Eds - (Abstract Only)
Richards, M.P., Poch, S.M., Clarke, S.M., McMurtry, J.P. Melegris gallopavo insulin-like growth factor-II (IGF-II) precursor MRNA, complete EDS. GenBank, 2004. Accession No. AY829236.
Meleagris Gallopavo Insulin-Like Growth Factor-Ii (Igf-Ii) Precursos Gene, Intron 3 - (Abstract Only)
Richards, M.P., Poch, S.M., Clarke, S.M., McMurtry, J.P. Meleagris gallopavo insulin-like growth factor-II (IGF-II) precursor gene, intron 3. GenBank 2004. Accession No. AY829237.
Effect of Molting and Pre and Post-Molt Diets High in Omega-3 Fatty Acids on Circulating Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 in White Leghorns - (Abstract Only)
Mazzuco, H., McMurtry, J.P., Hester, P.Y. 2005. Effect of molting and pre- and post-molt diets high in omega-3 fatty acids on circulating insulin-like growth factor-1 in White Leghorns [abstract]. Poultry Science. 84(Suppl.1):110.
Insulin-Like Growth Factor 1 Gene Polymorphism Associations with Growth, Body Composition, Skeleton Integrity, and Metabolic Traits in Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhou, H., Mitchell, A.D., McMurtry, J.P., Ashwell, C.M., Lamont, S.J. 2005.Insulin-like growth factor 1 gene polymorphism associations with growth, body composition, skeleton integrity, and metabolic traits in chickens. Poultry Science. 84(2):212-219.
Interactions among Endocrine, Nutritional and Genetic Factors Controlling Metabolism in the Broiler - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rosebrough, R.W., McMurtry, J.P., Richards, M.P., Mitchell, A.D., Ramsay, T.G., Ashwell, C.M. 2005. Interactions among endocrine, nutritional and genetic factors controlling metabolism in the broiler. Avian and Poultry Biology Reviews. 16(2):95-100.
Unique Responses of Pancreatic Phospholipid Metabolism of Broiler Hens in Response to Increased Plasma Glucose and Lipid Concentrations - (Abstract Only)
Chen, S.E., McMurtry, J.P., Walzem, R.L. 2004. Unique responses of pancreatic phospholipids metabolism of broiler hens in response to incresed plasma glucose and lipid concentration [abstract]. Poultry Science. 83(Suppl.1):111.
Developmental Changes of Plasma Insulin, Glucagon, Igf-I, Igf-Ii, Thyroid Hormones, and Glucose Concentration in Chick Embryo - (Abstract Only)
Lu, J., McMurtry, J.P., Coon, C.N. 2004. Developmental changes of plasma insulin, glucagons, IGF-I, IGF-II, thyroid hormones, and glucose concentration in chick embryo [abstract]. Poultry Science. 83 (Suppl.1):192.
Concentrations of Insulin-Like Growth Factors I and II in Embryonic Fluids of Chickens, Ducks, and Turkeys - (Abstract Only)
Karcher, D.M., McMurtry, J.P., Applegate, T.J. 2004. Concentrations of insulin-like growth factors I and II in embryonic fluids of chickens, ducks, and turkeys [abstract]. Poultry Science. 83 (Suppl. 1):420.
Ghrelin-Growth Hormone Relationship in the Coccidial Infected Chicken - (Abstract Only)
Allen,P., Richards, M., Poch, S., Vasilatos-Younken, R. 2004. Ghrelin-growth hormone relationship in the coccidial-infected chicken [abstract]. Biotechnologie, Agronomie Societe et Environnement 8:44.
Associations of Single Nucleotide Polymorphism in Insulin-Like Growth Factor 1 Gene with Growth, Body Composition, Skeleton Integrity, and Metabolic Traits in Chickens - (Proceedings)
Zhou, H., Mitchell, A.D., McMurtry, J.P., Ashwell, C.M., Lamont, S.J. 2004. Associations of single nucleotide polymorphism in insulin-like growth factor 1 gene with growth, body composition, skeleton integrity, and metabolic traits in chickens. World Poultry Congress Proceedings, p. 1-4.
Characterization and Expression of the Avian Ghrelin Gene - (Abstract Only)
Richards, M.P., Poch, S.M., McMurtry, J.P. 2004. Characterization and expression of the avian ghrelin gene [abstract]. Poultry Science. 83 (Suppl.1):191.
Effect of Poultry Diet on Phosphorus Loss in Runoff from Soils Amended Withpoultry Manure and Compost - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Vadas, P.A., Meisinger, J.J., Sikora, L.J., Mcmurtry, J.P. 2004. Effect of poultry diet on phosphorus loss in runoff from soils amended withpoultry manure and compost. Journal of Environmental Quality. 33(5):1845-1854.
Plasma Clearance and Tissue Distribution of Radiolabeled Leptin in the Chicken - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
McMurtry, J.P., Ashwell, C.M., Brocht, D.M., Caperna, T.J. 2004. Plasma clearance and tissue distribution of radiolabeled leptin in the chicken. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. Part A 138:27-32.
Peripheral Leptin Administration Alters Hormone and Metabolite Levels in the Young Pig - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ramsay, T.G., Bush, J.A., McMurtry, J.P., Thivierge, M.C., Davis, T.A. 2004. Peripheral leptin administration alters hormone and metabolite levels in the young pig. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part A. 138:17-25.
Further Studies on Protein Reversals and Metabolism in the Broiler - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rosebrough, R.W., Richards, M.P., McMurtry, J.P. 2004. Further studies on dietary protein reversals and lipid metabolism in the broiler. Growth, Development & Aging. 68, 19-32.
The Effects of Methionine Deficiencies on Plasma Levels of Thyroid Hormones, Insulin-Like Growth Factors I and Ii, Liver and Body Weights, and Feed Intake in Growing Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Carew, L.B., McMurtry, J.P., Alster, R.A. 2003. The effects of methionine deficiencies on plasma levels of thyroid hormones, insulin-like growth factors I and II, liver and body weights, and feed intake in growing chickens. Poultry Science 82:1932-1938.
Growth and Tissue Accretion Rates of Swine Expesssing An Insulin-Like Factor I Transgene. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pursel, V.G., Mitchell, A., Bee, G., Elsasser, T.H., McMurtry, J.P., Wall, R.J., Coleman, M.E., Schwartz, R.J. 2004. Growth and tissue accretion rates of swine expressing an insulin-like growth factor 1 transgene. Animal Biotechnology. 15:33-45.
Expression of Insulin-Like Growth Factor (Igf) Genes in Liver and Brain Tissue During Embryonic and Post-Hatch Development of the Turkey - (Abstract Only)
Richards, M., Poch, S., Clarke, S., McMurtry, J. 2003. Expression of insulin-like growth factor (IGF) genes in liver and brain tissue during embryonic and post-hatch development of the turkey [abstract]. Poultry Science. v.82 (Suppl 1):81.
Insulin-Like Growth Factor Gene Expression in Turkey Liver and Brain During Embryonic and Post Hatch Development - (Abstract Only)
Poch, S.M., Richards, M.P., Clarke, S.M., McMurtry, J.P. 2003. Insulin-like growth factor gene expression in turkey liver and brain during embryonic and post hatch development [abstract]. BARC Poster Day. Abstract No. 20.
Eimeria Acervulina Infection Elicits An Elevation in Plasma Ghrelin and Changes in Other Metabolic Hormones - (Abstract Only)
McMurtry, J.P., Allen, P.C., Richards, M.P., Poch, S.M., Brocht, D. 2003. Eimeria acervulina infection elicits an elevation in plasma ghrelin and changes in other metabolic hormones [abstract]. Poultry Science. v.82:84.
The Development of a Homologous Radioimmunoassay for Chicken Leptin - (Abstract Only)
McMurtry, J.P., Brocht, D.M., Ashwell, C., Allen, P., Leach, R., Coon, C. 2003. The development of a homologous radioimmunoassay for chicken leptin [abstract]. Poultry Science. v. 82(Suppl. 1):85.
Peripheral Leptin Administration Alters Hormone and Metabolite Levels in the Young Pig - (Abstract Only)
Ramsay, T.G., Bush, J.A., McMurtry, J.P., Thivierge, M.C., Davis, R.A. 2003. Peripheral leptin administration alters hormone and metabolite levels in the young pig [abstract]. Journal of Animal Science. v.81(Suppl. 1):95.
Methimzole, Thyroid Hormone Replacement and Lipogenic Enzyme Gene Expression in Broilers - (Abstract Only)
Rosebrough, R.W., Richards, M.P., McMurtry, J.P. 2003. Methimzole, thyroid hormone replacement and lipogenic enzyme gene expression in broilers [abstract]. Poultry Science. v. 82(Suppl 1):77.
Further Studies on Protein Reversals and Metabolism in the Broiler - (Abstract Only)
Rosebrough, R.W., Richards, M.P., McMurtry, J.P. 2003. Further studies on protein reversals and metabolism in the broiler [abstract]. Poultry Science. v. 82 (Suppl. 1) Abstract p. 77.
Expression of Selected Genes Related to Lipid Metabolism in Broiler Breeder Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Richards, M.P., Poch, S.M., Coon, C.N., Rosebrough, R.W., Ashwell, C.M., McMurtry, J.P. 2003. Expression of selected genes related to lipid metabolism in broiler breeder chickens. Journal of Nutrition. 133:707-715.
Methimzole and Thyroid Hormone Replacement in Broilers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Domestic Animal Endocrinology 24:231-242, 2003.
Changes in Manure Extractable Phosphorus with Metal Addition and Composting - (Abstract Only)
Sikora, L.J., Meisinger, J.J., McMurtry, J.P., Butzler, R.E. 2002. Changes in manure extractable phosphorus with metal addition and composting [abstract]. Northeast Branch of American Society of Agronomy.
Hypoglycemia and Reduced Feed Intake in Chickens Treated with Metformin - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ashwell, C.M., McMurtry, J.P. Hypoglycemia and reduced feed intake in broiler chickens treated with metformin. Poultry Science 2003. v. 82. p. 106-110.
Endocrine and Metabolite Adaptations in the Thermoconditioned Chicken in Response to High Ambient Temperature - (Abstract Only)
McMurtry, J., Yahav, S., Brocht, D., Ashwell, C., Rosebrough, R., Kahl, S., Leach, R. 2002. Endocrine and metabolite adaptations in the thermoconditioned chicken in response to high ambient temperature. Poultry Science. v. 81:214.
Endocrine and Metabolic Factors in Unique Inbred X Outbred Chicken Crosses - (Proceedings) - (27-Feb-02)
Endocrine Factors in a Unique Inbred X Outbred F2 Chicken Population - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Proc. 7th World Congr. Genet. Appl. Livestock Prod. 30:329-332, 2002.
Expression of An Uncoupling Protein Gene Homolog in Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Comparative Biochemistry & Physiology 133(2):345.
Thermotolerance Acquisition in Broiler Chickens by Temperature Conditioningearly in Life - the Effect of Timing and Ambient Temperature - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
2001 Poultry Science 80:1662-1666
The Ontogeny of Leptin Mrna Expression in Growing Broilers and Its Relationship to Metabolic Body Weight - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Domestic Animal Endocrinology 21:161-168, 2001.
Incubation Temperature Affects Plasma Insulin-Like Growth Factors in Embryos from Genetically Selected Lines of Turkeys - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (19-Mar-01)
Early-Age-Heat Exposure Accelerates Skeletal Muscle Satellite Cell Proliferation and Differentiation in Chicks - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (14-Feb-01)
Identification of Weed Species Using Remote Sensing Techniques - (Abstract Only) - (12-Feb-01)
The Effect of Insulin-Like Growth Factor Analogs on Turkey Satellite Cell and Embryonic Myoblast Proliferation - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (05-Feb-01)
Prior Thyroid Status and the Broiler's Adaptation to Supplemental Triiodothyronine (T3) - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (11-Sep-00)
Expression and Localization of Prohormone Convertase 1/3 (Spc3) in Porcine Ovary - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (05-Aug-00)
Design and Application of a Polyclonal Peptide Antiserum for the Universal Detection of Leptin Protein - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (25-May-00)
Altered Chicken Thyroid Hormone Metabolism with Chronic Growth Hormone (Gh)enhancement in Vivo: Consequences for Skeletal Muscle Growth - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (11-Apr-00)
Supplemental Triiodothyronine, Feeding Regimens and Responses by the Broiler Chicken - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (06-Apr-00)
Protein and Energy Relations in the Broiler Chicken - (Review Article) - (03-Apr-00)
Influence of Biochrome on the Response of Metabolic Hormones in Pems Infected Poults - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (07-Feb-00)
Leptin Induced Decrease in Food Intake in Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (20-Dec-99)
Phosphorous Excretion Patterns of Broilers As Affected by Dietary Phosphrorous and Phytase - (Abstract Only) - (17-Dec-99)
Dietary Protein Effects on the Broiler's Adaptation to Triiodothyronine - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (25-Aug-99)
Quantitative Analysis of Leptin Mrna Using Competitive Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction & Capillary Electrophoresis with Laser-Induced Fluorescence Detection - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (02-Aug-99)
Supplemental Oxygen Affects Plasma Insulin-Like Growth Factors in Embryos from Genetically Selected Lines of Turkeys - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-Jul-99)
Influence of Dietary Protein on Insulin-Like Growth Factor (Igf) Binding Proteins in the Chicken - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (15-Jun-99)
Identification of Vitronectin As a Novel Insulin-Like Growth Factor-Ii Binding Protein - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (10-May-99)
Studies of the Pathogenesis of "flip-Over" Syndrome in Turkey Breeder Candidate Hens - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-May-99)
Analysis of Leptin Gene Expression in Chickens Using Rt-Pcr and Capillary Electrophoresis with Laser-Induced Flurescence Detection - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (27-Apr-99)
Endocrine and Metabolic Responses of the Chicken to An Intravenous Injection of Either Chicken (Cigf-Ii) Or Human Insulin-Like Growth Factor-Ii (Higf-Ii) - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (11-Apr-99)
Relative Insensitivity of Avian Skeletal Muscle Glycogen to Nutritive Status Despite Profound Depletion and Supercompensation in Liver - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (03-Mar-99)
Effects of Grwoth Hormone and Pair-Feeding on Leptin Mrna Expression in Liver and Adipose Tissue - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (02-Mar-99)
Effects of Growth Hormone and Pair-Feeding on Leptin Mrna Expression in Liver and Adipose Tissue - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (26-Feb-99)
New Insights into the Mechanism and Actions of Growth Hormone (Gh) in Pourtry - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (08-Feb-99)
Maternal Dietary Iodine Interacts with Genetics of Turkeys to Alter Maternal and Embrynoic Plasma Thyroid Hormone Concentrations - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (06-Feb-99)
Genetic and Maternal Dietary Iodide Effects on Growth and Glycogen Content of Embryonic Organs - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (06-Feb-99)
Genetic and Maternal Dietary Iodide Effects on Turkey Embryonic Growth - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (06-Feb-99)
Genetics and Thyroid Effects on Embryonic Growth and Survival - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (06-Feb-99)
Dietary Fat and Protein Interactions in the Broiler - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (29-Oct-98)
Hormonal Regulation of Leptin Expression in Broiler Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (12-Oct-98)
New Insights into the Mechanism and Actions of Growth Hormone (Gh) in Poultry. - (Abstract Only) - (07-Oct-98)
Chicken Leptin (Ob) Mrna - (Abstract Only) - (19-Aug-98)
Further Studies on Carry over Effects of Dietary Crude Protein and Triiodothyronine (T3) in Brolier Chickens - (Abstract Only) - (02-Aug-98)
Furthur Studies on Carry over Effects of Dietary Crude Protein and Triiodothyronine (T3) in Broiler Chickens - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (02-Aug-98)
Cloning of Turkey Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I (Igf-I) - (Abstract Only) - (12-Jul-98)
Assessment of Developmental Changes in Chicken and Turkey Insulin-Like Growth Factor-Ii (Cigf-Ii) by Homologous Radioimmunoassay. - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (30-Jun-98)
Development of a Polyclonal Peptide Antiserum for the Universal Detection of Leptin - (Abstract Only) - (01-Apr-98)
Molecular Cloning of Chicken Leptin and Measurement of Its Expression by Rt-Pcr - (Abstract Only) - (19-Mar-98)
Differential Expression of Leption in Broiler Chickens Upon Treatment with Insulin Dexamethasone - (Abstract Only) - (01-Mar-98)
Insulin-Like Growth Factor (Igf)-I But Not Igf-Ii Promotes Lean Growth and Feed and Efficiency in Broiler Chickens. - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (01-Feb-98)
Nutritional and Developmental Roles of Insulin-Like Growth Factors in Poultry - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (06-Dec-97)
Experimental Reproduction of a Spiking Mortality Syndrome of Turkeys - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (04-Dec-97)
Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 Is a Radial Cell-Associated Neurotrophin in the Adult Songbird Forebrain - (Proceedings) - (01-Dec-97)
Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 Is a Radial Cell-Associated Neurotrophin That Promotes Neuronal Recruitment from the Adult Songbird Ventricular Zone - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (12-Nov-97)
Dietary Lipids Modulate Bone Prostaglandin E2 Production, Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I Concentration and Formation Rate in Chicks - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (11-Aug-97)
Assessment of Developmental Changes in Chicken and Turkey Insulin-Like Growth Factor-Ii (Cigf-Ii) by Homologous Radioimmunoassay. - (Abstract Only) - (08-Aug-97)
Dietary Protein Levels Do Not Alter Adaptation Rates to Triiodothyronine (T3) in the Broiler - (Abstract Only) - (03-Aug-97)
Dietary Protein Levels and Responses of Broilers to Chronic Bouts of Fasting and Reefeding. - (Abstract Only) - (03-Aug-97)
Metabolic Responses of the Chicken to An Intravenous Injection of Either Chicken (Cigf-I) Or Human Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I (Higf-I) - (Abstract Only) - (01-Aug-97)
Insulin-Like Growth Factors in Poultry - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (03-May-97)
The Effect of Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I (Igf-I) on Protein Synthesis Rates in the Meat-Type Chicken - (Abstract Only) - (04-Mar-97)
The Effect of Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I (Igf-I) on Protein Synthesis Rates in the Meat-Type Chicken - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (04-Mar-97)
Dietary Protein Effects on the Broiler's Adaptation to Triiodothyronine - (Proceedings) - (02-Feb-97)
Developmental Changes in Embryonic and Extra-Embryonic Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I Tissue Concentrations in the Turkey Embryo - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (20-Nov-96)
Tissue-Specific Alterations in Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 Concentrations in Response to 3,3',5-Triiodo-L-Thyronine Supplementation in a Growth Hormone Receptor-Deficient Model - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (06-Oct-96)
Use of a Controlled Lighting Program to Prevent Spiking Mortality Syndrome in Broiler Chicks - (Abstract Only) - (08-Aug-96)
Determination of Gizzerosine in Fish Meal by Radioimmunoassay - (Abstract Only) - (08-Aug-96)
Prohormone Convertases in the Porcine Ovary and Hamster Placenta - (Abstract Only) - (07-Jul-96)
Short Term Changes in Metabolism in the Broiler Chicken Following Changes in Dietary Crude Protein - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (10-May-96)
The Metabolism of Chicken and Porcine Glucagon and Associated Metabolic Effects in the Turkey Hen - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (04-Apr-96)
Metabolic Responses of the Chicken to An Intravenous Injection of Either Chicken (Cigf-I) Or Human Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I (Higf-I) - (Abstract Only) - (31-Mar-96)
Exposure to Excessive Carbon Dioxide: a Risk Factor for Early Poult Mortality - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (17-Mar-96)
Exposure to Excessive Carbon Dioxide: a Risk Factor for Early Poult Mortality - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (11-Mar-96)
Determination of Gizzerosine Activity in Fish Meal with a Homologous Radioimmunoassay (Peer Reviewed at Instituto DE Nutricion Y Tecnologia DE Los Alimentos, University of Chile, Macul, Santiago, Chile) - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (12-Dec-95)
Molecular Cloning and Sequence Analysis of the Cdna Encoding Porcine Acrosin Inhibitor - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (28-Nov-94)
Dietary Lipids Alter Histomorphometry and Concentrations of Fatty Acids Andinsulin-Like Growth Factor-I in Chick Tibiotarsal Bone - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (23-Sep-94)
The Development of a Homologous Radioimmunoassay for Chicken Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I - (Abstract Only) - (23-Aug-94)
Effect of Feeding N-Methyl-D, 1-Aspartic Acid (Nma) on the Growth and Body Composition of Broiler Chickens - (Abstract Only) - (20-Aug-94)
Bone Histomorphometry, Igf-I Levels, and Fatty Acid Composition of Bone Tissues Are Altered by Dietary Lipids - (Abstract Only) - (10-Aug-94)
Aspects of Insulin-Like Growth Factors in Poultry Physiology - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (10-Feb-94)
Effect of Pulsatile Versus Continuous Chicken Growth Hormone (Cgh) Adminis-Tration on Igf-1 Gene Expression in Domestic Fowl - (Abstract Only) - (10-Dec-93)
Plasma Clearance and Tissue Distribution of I-125 Labelled Chicken Igf-1 and Igf-2 in the Chicken - (Abstract Only) - (10-Dec-93)
Molecular Cloning and Sequence Analysis of the Cdna Encoding Porcine Acrosin Inhibitor - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (28-Nov-93)
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