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Harry M. Zweig Memorial Fund for Equine Research

Recent Publications Resulting from Harry M. Zweig Memorial Fund for Equine Research 2011-2013


Preovulatory Progestagen Treatment in Mares Fails to Delay Ovulation
Canisso IF, Gallacher K, Gilbert MA, Korn A, Schweizer CM, Bedford-Guaus SJ, Gilbert RO


Acquisitionof a novel eleven amino acid insertion directly N-terminal to a tetrabasic cleavage site confers intracellular clevage of an H7N7 influenza virus hemagglutinin
Hammilton B, Sun X, Chung C, Whittaker G.

A preliminary answer to the question of whether cribbing causes salivary secretion
Houpt K. (2012)

Motivation for cirbbing by horses
Houpt K. (2012)


Biomechanical characterisation of equine laryngeal cartilage. Passman SN, Cheetham J, Bonassar LJ, Ducharme NG, Rawlinson JJ. 2011

Characterization of in vitro endothelial linings grown within microfluidic channels
. Esch M, Post DJ, Shuler ML, Stokol T. 2011

Effects of environmental factors on cribbing activity by horses
Whisher L, Raum M, Pina L, Perez L, Erb H, Houpt C, Houpt K. 2011

Equine herpesvirus type-1 modulates CCL2, CCL3, CCL5, CXCL9, and CXCL10 chemokine expression Wimer C, Damiani A, Osterrider N, Wagner B. 2011

Infection of peripheral blood mononuclear cells with neuropathogenic equine herpesvirus type-1 strain Ab4 reveals intact interferon-a induction and induces suppression of anti-inflammatory interleukin-10 responses in comparison to other viral strains Wagner B, Wimer C, Freer H, Osterrieder N, Erb H. 2011

Molecular cloning and characterization of phospholipase C zeta in equine sperm and testis reveals species-specific differences in expression of catalytically active protein. Bedford-Guaus SH, McPartlin LA, Xie J,Westmiller SL, Buffone MG,
Roberson, MS. 2011

Anti-inflammatory and matrix restorative mechanisms of platelet rich plasma in osteoarthritis
Sudman EA, Cole BJ, Karas V, Della Valle CJ, Fortier LA 2011