City University of Hong Kong-HK

Recent Publications

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.