City University of Hong Kong-HK

Recent Publications

D. Price , J. Sánchez, J. McClur, S. McConkey, R. Ibarra, S. St-Hilaire (2018):
Assessing concentration of antibiotics in tissue during oral treatments against piscirickettsiosis
Preventive Veterinary Medicine. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prevetmed.2018.04.014

L. Vince , G.A. Kleter, K. Kostov, D.U. Pfeiffer, J. Guitian (2018):
The applicability of animal health surveillance systems for post-market monitoring of potential adverse effects of genetically modified (GM) feed
Food and Chemical Toxicology. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fct.2018.04.034

Rosanowski, S.M., Banica, M., Ellis, E. et al. (2018):
The molecular characterisation of Cryptosporidium species in relinquished dogs in Great Britain: a novel zoonotic risk?
Parasitology Research. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00436-018-5857-z

Muellner, P., Hodges, D., Ahlstrom, C., Newman, M., Davidson, R., Pfeiffer, D., Marshall, J., Morley, C. (2018):
Creating a framework for the prioritization of biosecurity risks to the New Zealand dairy industry
Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. https://doi.org/10.1111/tbed.12848

Mellor Kate C., Meyer Anne, Elkholly Doaa A., Fournié Guillaume, Long Pham T., Inui Ken, Padungtod Pawin, Gilbert Marius, Newman Scott H., Vergne Timothée, Pfeiffer Dirk U., Stevens Kim B. (2018):
Comparative Epidemiology of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Virus H5N1 and H5N6 in Vietnamese Live Bird Markets: Spatiotemporal Patterns of Distribution and Risk Factors
Frontiers in Veterinary Science. https://doi.org/10.3389/fvets.2018.00051

Padalino, B., Raidal, S. L., Knight, P., Celi, P., Jeffcott, L., Muscatello, G. (2018):
Behaviour during transportation predicts stress response and lower airway contamination in horses.
PLoS ONE 13(3): e0194272. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0194272.

Rosanowski, S. M., Chang, Y. M., Stirk, A. J. and Verheyen, K. L. P. (2018):
Risk factors for race-day fatality in flat racing Thoroughbreds in Great Britain (2000 to 2013).
PLoS One 13(3): e0194299. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0194299

Padalino, B., Loy, J., Hawson, L., Randle, H. (2018):
Effects of a light colored cotton rug use on horse thermoregulation and behavior indicators of stress.
Journal of Veterinary Behaviour. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jveb.2018.03.003

Moyen, N., Ahmed, G., Gupta, S., Tenzin, T., Khan, R., Khan, T., Debnath, N., Yamage, M., Pfeiffer, D.U. and Fournie, G. (2018):
A large-scale study of a poultry trading network in Bangladesh: implications for control and surveillance of avian influenza viruses
BMC Veterinary Research.https://doi.org/10.1186/s12917-018-1331-5

Reichel, M.P., Lanyon, S. R., Hill, F. I. (2018):
Perspectives on Current Challenges and Opportunities for Bovine Viral Diarrhoea Virus Eradication in Australia and New Zealand.
Pathogens. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/pathogens7010014

Muellner, U., Fournié, G., Muellner, P., Ahlstrom, C., Pfeiffer, D. U. (2017):
epidemix—An interactive multi-model application for teaching and visualizing infectious disease transmission.
Epidemics. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.epidem.2017.12.003

Slapeta, J., Lawrence, A., Reichel, M. P. (2017):
Cat fleas (Ctenocephalides felis) carrying Rickettsia felis and Bartonella species in Hong Kong.
Parasitology International. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.parint.2017.12.001

Hampson, D. J. (2017):
The Spirochete Brachyspira pilosicoli, Enteric Pathogen of Animals and Humans.
Clinical Microbiology Reviews. http://cmr.asm.org/content/31/1/e00087-17

Guinat, C., Porphyre, T., Gogin, A., Dixon, L., Pfeiffer, D. U. and Gubbins, S. (2017):
Inferring within-herd transmission parameters for African swine fever virus using mortality data from outbreaks in the Russian Federation.
Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. DOI: 10.1111/tbed.12748

Rosanowski,S.M., Chang,Y.M., Stirk,A.J. and Verheyen,K.L.P. (2017):
Risk factors for race-day fatality, distal limb fracture and epistaxis in Thoroughbreds racing on all-weather surfaces in Great Britain (2000 to 2013).
Preventive Veterinary Medicine. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prevetmed.2017.10.003

Rosanowski,S.M., MacEoin,F., Graham,R.J.T.Y. and Riggs,C.M. (2017):
Open standing castration in Thoroughbred racehorses in Hong Kong: Prevalence and severity of complications 30 days post-castration.
Equine Veterinary Journal.. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/evj.12758

Younjung,K., Hyungjoon,K., Pfeiffer,D.U. and Brodbelt,D. (2017):
Epidemiological study of feline idiopathic cystitis in Seoul, South Korea.
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery. https://doi.org/10.1177/1098612X17734067.

Delabouglise,A., Choisy,M., Phan,T.D., Antoine-Moussiaux,N., Peyre,M., Vu,T.D., Pfeiffer,D.U. and Fournié,G. (2017):
Economic factors influencing zoonotic disease dynamics: demand for poultry meat and seasonal transmission of avian influenza in Vietnam.
Scientific Reports 7, 5905. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-06244-6.

Meyer,A., Dinh,T.X., Han,T.A., Do,D.V., Nhu,T.V., Pham,L.T., Nguyen,T.T.T., Newman,S., Häsler,B., Pfeiffer,D.U. and Vergne,T. 2017:
Trade patterns facilitating highly pathogenic avian influenza virus dissemination in the free-grazing layer duck system in Vietnam.
Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. https://doi.org/10.1111/tbed.12697.

Sauter-Louis,C., Jones,B.A., Henning,J., Stoll,A., Nielen,M., Van Schaik,G., Smolenaars,A., Schouten,M., den Uijl,I., Fourichon,C., Guatteo,R., Madouasse,A., Nusinovici,S., Deprez,P., De Vliegher,S., Laureyns,J., Booth,R., Cardwell,J.M. and Pfeiffer,D.U. (2017):
Herd-level animal management factors associated with the occurrence of bovine neonatal pancytopenia in calves in a multi-country study.
PLoS One 12, e0179878. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0179878.

Vergne,T., Chen-Fu,C., Li,S., Cappelle,J., Edwards,J., Martin,V., Pfeiffer,D.U., Fusheng,G. and Roger,F.L. (2017):
Pig empire under infectious threat: risk of African swine fever introduction into the People's Republic of China.
Veterinary Record 181, 117. https://doi.org/10.1136/vr.103950.

Patterson, S., Drewe, J. A., Pfeiffer, D. U. and Clutton-Brock, T. H. (2017):
Social and environmental factors affect tuberculosis related mortality in wild meerkats.
Journal of Animal Ecology, 86: 442–450. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2656.12649.

Fournie,G., Hog,E., Barnett,T., Pfeiffer,D.U. and Mangtani,P. (2017):
A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Practices Exposing Humans to Avian Influenza Viruses, Their Prevalence, and Rationale.
American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.17-0014.

Meyer,A., Dinh,T.X., Nhu,T.V., Pham,L.T., Newman,S., Nguyen,T.T.T., Pfeiffer,D.U. and Vergne,T. (2017):
Movement and contact patterns of long-distance free-grazing ducks and avian influenza persistence in Vietnam.
PLoS One 12, e0178241. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0178241.

Evans CA, Lanyon SR and Reichel MP (2017):
Investigation of AGID and two commercial ELISAs for the detection of Bovine viral diarrhea virus–specific antibodies in sheep serum.
Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1040638716687003.

Meyer,A., Zamir,L., Ben Yair Gilboa,A., Gelman,B., Pfeiffer,D.U. and Vergne,T. (2017):
Quantitative Assessment of the Risk of Release of Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus via Export of Bull Semen from Israel.
Risk Analysis. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/risa.12799.

Evans C, Reichel MP, Hemmatzadeh F and Cockcroft PD (2017):
Clinical responses and reproductive outcomes in pregnant ewes experimentally infected with bovine viral diarrhoea virus (Type 1-c) between days 59 and 69 of gestation.
Small Ruminant Research. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.smallrumres.2017.01.012.

Fournié,G., Pfeiffer,D.U. and Bendrey,R. (2017):
Early animal farming and zoonotic disease dynamics: modelling brucellosis transmission in Neolithic goat populations.
Royal Society Open Science. 2017;4(2):160943. doi:10.1098/rsos.160943.