Bacteria Research


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Personnel

Doris H. D'Souza
Professor
Foodborne pathogens

Thomas (Tom) Denes
Assistant Professor
Molecular Microbiology and Bacteriophage

 

News

Israeli and UTIA Scientists Receive Grant to Study Bovine Mastitis in Dairy Cows, 2/18/2019

Faculty 360 | Tao Wu, 1/11/2018

Department of Food Science Changes Name to Better Reflect Focus, 4/30/2017

2016 AgResearch Faculty Awards, 10/6/2016

Five Things You Didn’t Know about the Plateau AgResearch and Education Center, 9/17/2015

 

Recent Publications

Uterine and vaginal bacteria and cytokine profiles prior to artificial insemination between resulting pregnant and open postpartum beef cows.  Poole, R. K., T. B. Ault, P. Myer, and K. G. Pohler.  2020.  ASAS Southern Section Annual Meeting, Chattanooga, TN.

Uterine and vaginal bacterial community diversity prior to artificial insemination between pregnant and non-pregnant postpartum cows Ault, T. B., B. A. Clemmons, S. T. Reese, F. G. Dantas, G. A. Franco, T. P. L. Smith, J. L. Edwards, P. Myer, and K. G. Pohler.  2019.  Journal of Animal Science, 97(10):4298-4304.

Bacterial taxonomic composition of the postpartum bovine uterus and vagina prior to artificial insemination Ault, T. B., B. A. Clemmons, S. T. Reese, F. G. Dantas, G. A. Franco, T. P. L. Smith, J. L. Edwards, P. Myer, and K. G. Pohler.  2019.  Journal of Animal Science, 97(10):4305-4313.

Bacterial communities of the uterus and vagina between resulting pregnant and non-pregnant postpartum beef cows Ault, T. B., B. A. Clemmons, S. T. Reese, F. G. Dantas, L. Schneider, T. P. L. Smith, J. L. Edwards, and P. Myer.  2019.  Journal of Animal Science, 97(Supplement 2)49. ASAS Midwest Annual Meeting. Omaha, NE.

87 Bacterial communities of the uterus and vagina between resulting pregnant and non-pregnant postpartum beef cows Ault, T., B. Clemmons, S. Reese, G. A. Franco, F. G. Dantas, L. Schneider, T. P. L. Smith, J. L. Edwards, P. Myer, and K. G. Pohler.  2019.  Journal of Animal Science.

Emission and biosynthesis of volatile terpenoids from the plasmodial slime mold Physarum polycephalum Chen, X., T. G. Köllner, W. Xiong, G. Wei, and F. Chen.  2019.  Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry, 15:2872–2880. [Abstract]

Rumen bacteria associated with feed efficiency in Angus heifers Clemmons, B. A., and P. Myer.  2019.  UTIA Graduate Research and Poster Symposium, UTBFC Annual Research and Recommendation Meeting, Knoxville, TN.

Rumen Bacteria and Serum Metabolites Predictive of Feed Efficiency Phenotypes in Beef Cattle Clemmons, B. A., C. Martino, J. B. Powers, S. R. Campagna, B. H. Voy, D. R. Donohoe, J. Gaffney, M. M. Embree, and P. Myer.  2019.  Scientific Reports, 9:19265.

Temporal Stability of the Ruminal Bacterial Community in Beef Steers Clemmons, B. A., C. Martino, L. Schneider, M. M. Embree, and P. Myer.  2019.  Scientific Reports, 9:9522.

Temporal stability of the ruminal bacterial communities in beef steers.  Clemmons, B. A., C. Martino, L. Schneider, M. M. Embree, and P. Myer.  2019.  Congress on Gastrointestinal Function, Chicago, IL.

Effect of stocking density on ruminal bacterial communities of Holstein dairy cows.  Clemmons, B. A., M. A. Campbell, R. J. Grant, H. M. Dann, P. D. Krawczel, L. Schneider, and P. Myer.  2019.  ASM Microbe Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

Effects of rumen content exchange on bacterial community dynamics and production-relevant parameters.  Clemmons, B. A., M. T. Henniger, B. H. Voy, D. R. Donohoe, and P. Myer.  2019.  ASM Microbe Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA.