Affiliation: Los Alamos National Laboratory
- Growth, developmental stability and immune response in juvenile Japanese quails (Coturnix coturnix japonica)J M Fair
Department of Biology, University of Missouri St Louis 63121, USA
Proc Biol Sci 266:1735-42. 1999..Additional research will be required to determine the long-term consequences of developmental stress and assess the selective forces that influence the strength of the immune responses of chicks...
- Physiological, growth, and immune responses of Japanese quail chicks to the multiple stressors of immunological challenge and lead shotJ M Fair
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Environmental Dynamics and Spatial Analysis, EES 10, MS J495, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87545, USA
Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 42:77-87. 2002..Lead shot in the highest of these doses lowered asymptotic weights, increased hematocrits, lowered plasma protein, and increased granulocyte numbers of quail...
- Early reproductive success of western bluebirds and ash-throated flycatchers: a landscape-contaminant perspectiveJeanne M Fair
Environmental Dynamics and Spatial Analysis, Los Alamos National Laboratory, NM 87544, USA
Environ Pollut 118:321-30. 2002..There was no variation in clutch size or sex ratio between locations or areas closer to contaminant release sites for both species. Percent females in the clutch ranged from 0 to 100% in the WEBL and from 33 to 67% for ATFL...
- The ecological and physiological costs of lead shot and immunological challenge to developing western bluebirdsJeanne M Fair
Environmental Science Group, MS J 495 Los Alamos National Laboratory, NM 87544, USA
Ecotoxicology 11:199-208. 2002..Antigenic stress was documented in nestling developmental stability and there were no measured effect of both the lead shot and immunological challenge in combination...
- Stable isotope dynamics of nitrogen sewage effluent uptake in a semi-arid wetlandJeanne M Fair
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Atmospheric, Climate, and Environmental Dynamics, MS J495, Los Alamos, NM 87545, USA
Environ Pollut 140:500-5. 2006....
- Immunophenotyping of chicken peripheral blood lymphocyte subpopulations: individual variability and repeatabilityJeanne M Fair
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Atmospheric, Climate, and Environmental Dynamics, Los Alamos, NM 87545, USA
Vet Immunol Immunopathol 125:268-73. 2008..Both fluorescence label and antibody company contribute to the variability of results and should be considered in future flow cytometry studies in poultry...
- Horsehair worms (Gordius robustus in nests of the western bluebird (Sialia mexicana): evidence for anti-predator avoidance?Jeanne M Fair
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Biosecurity and Public Health, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87545, USA
J Parasitol 96:429-30. 2010..The most likely explanation for the presence of the worms in the nests is that worms engaged in anti-predator avoidance after their insect hosts were collected and before digestion by nestling birds...
- Clinical and acquired immunologic responses to West Nile virus infection of domestic chickens (Gallus gallus domesticus)J M Fair
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Biosecurity and Public Health, Los Alamos, NM 87545, USA
Poult Sci 90:328-36. 2011..Similar patterns in immune responses over time in both infected and uninfected hens may be related to age (i.e., 10 wk) and associated immune development...
- Disease properties, geography, and mitigation strategies in a simulation spread of rinderpest across the United StatesCarrie Manore
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Biosecurity and Public Health, Mailstop M888, Los Alamos, NM 87545s, USA
Vet Res 42:55. 2011..The epidemic size also depended upon response time and effectiveness of movement controls...