Animal Health: Beef cattle health, lameness & mastitis

Section: Animal Health
Format: Orals
Day/Time: Tuesday 2:00 PM–5:00 PM
Location: Sebastian I-2
Chair: Michael Ballou, Texas Tech University
Please note: last-minute changes to the program may not be reflected here.
2:00 PM
#504 Evaluating the metagenome of nasal samples from cattle with bovine respiratory disease complex (BRDC).
Tara G. McDaneld
2:15 PM
#505 Acute and chronic stress models differentially affect the inflammatory and antibody titer responses to respiratory vaccination in naïve beef steers.
Nathan D. May
2:30 PM
#506 Effect of injectable trace mineral administration on health, performance and vaccine response of newly received beef cattle.
Shelby L. Roberts
2:45 PM
#507 Effect of different combination viral-bacterial respiratory vaccines on serum leukotoxin antibody, acute phase response, and performance in beef heifer calves.
Heather D. Hughes
3:00 PM
#508 Prebiotic supplementation improves performance, neutrophil function, and antibody responses of post-weaned Holstein heifers during the commingling phase.
Caleigh E. Payne
3:15 PM
#509 Shotgun metagenomic analysis of bovine digital dermatitis.
Martin Zinicola
3:30 PM
#510 Comparison of milking and lying behavior between lame and sound cows on dairy farms with automated milking systems.
Meagan T. M. King
3:45 PM
#511 Comparing the prevalence of hoof lesions in dairy cattle classified as high, average or low antibody and cell-mediated immune responders.
Shannon L. Cartwright
4:00 PM
#512 Calf macrophages exhibit a robust response to LPS which is not affected three weeks after an early life challenge with LPS in vivo.
Filiz T. Korkmaz
4:15 PM
#513 Dysbiosis of the fecal microbiota in cattle infected with Mycobacterium avium ssp. paratuberculosis.
Dipti Pitta
4:30 PM
#514 Use of a novel adjuvant to enhance the protective effect of a commercial vaccine against Staphylococcus aureus mastitis in dairy heifers.
Stephen Nickerson
4:45 PM
#515 The efficacy of PlyC endolylsin as an alternative therapy for Streptococcus uberis mastitis in vitro.
Kasey M. Moyes