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Janice Lannett (Lannett) Edwards
Professor
Reproductive Physiology & Embryology

 

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Beef Cattle 
Beef cattle farming is Tennesseeís number one farm commodity - and herd reproductive health is critical. UTís Institute of Agriculture is working on research to boost cattle pregnancy rates.


 

Recent Publications

The evolution of reproductive strategies in tachinid parasitoids Cerretti, P., J. E. O'Hara, J. K. Moulton, J. Blaschke, and J. Stireman.  2016.  Proceedings: The XXV International Congress of Entomology, Orlando, FL, September 25-30.

Circulating concentrations of bovine pregnancy-associated glycoproteins and late embryonic mortality in lactating dairy herds.  Pohler, K., M. H. Pereira, F. R. Lopes, J. C. Lawrence, D. H. Keisler, M. F. Smith, J. L. Vasconcelos, and J. A. Green.  2016.  Journal of Dairy Science.

Use of bovine pregnancy associated glycoproteins (bPAGs) to predict late embryonic mortality in postpartum Nelore beef cows.  Pohler, K., R. F. Peres, J. A. Green, H. Graff, T. Martins, J. L. Vasconcelos, and M. F. Smith.  2016.  Theriogenolgy.

Circulating microRNAs as biomarkers of early embryonic viability in cattle.  Pohler, K., J. A. Green, L. A. Moley, W. Hung, X. Hong, T. W. Geary, L. K. Christenson, and M. F. Smith.  2015.  Biol of Repro - SSR Meetings.

Embryonic Mortality: Novel models for predicting the loss.  Pohler, K., J. A. Green, M. H. Pereira, R. F. Peres, J. L. Vasconcelos, and M. F. Smith.  2015.  Midwest Animal Science Meetings.

Predicting Embryo Presence and Viability.  Pohler, K., J. A. Green, T. W. Geary, R. F. Peres, M. H. Pereira, J. L. Vasconcelos, and M. F. Smith.  2015.  Adv Anat Embryol Cell Biol..

A morphological phylogeny of Tachinidae.  Cerretti, P., J. E. O'Hara, J. O. Stireman, D. J. Inclan, H. Shima, D. M. Wood, J. K. Moulton, and I. S. Winkler.  2014.  8th International Congress of Dipterology., Evolution and Ecology of Parasitoid Diptera Symposium. August 10-15, Potsdam, Germany.

Somatic embryogenesis of single-cell switchgrass suspension culture.  Collins, A. G., G. Pigna, S. Lenaghan, and C. N. Stewart, Jr..  2014.  ARPA-E PETRO Program Industry Meeting, September 15-16, 2014), Research Triangle Park, NC.

A Novel Gain-Of-Function Mutation of the Proneural IRX1 and IRX2 Genes Disrupts Axis Elongation in the Araucana Rumpless Chicken Freese, N.H., B. A. Lam, M. E. Staton, A. Scott, and S. C. Chapman.  2014.  PLoS One, 9(11): e112364.

Interactions between juvenile hormone and insulin signaling pathways regulate lipid levels during lactation and dry periods of tsetse fly pregnancy.  Baumann, A. A., J. B. Benoit, V. Michalkova, P. Mireji, G. M. Attardo, J. K. Moulton, T. G. Wilson, and S. Aksoy.  2013.  Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology, 372(1-2): 30-41.

Assessing mitochondrial activity in embryos from heat-stressed oocytes.  Nagle, K.A.  2011.  Thesis, December 2011.

Impact of Heat Stress Exposure during Meiotic Maturation on Oocyte, Surrounding Cumulus Cell, and Embryo RNA Populations Payton, R. R., L. A. Rispoli, A. M. Saxton, and J. L. Edwards.  2011.  J. Reproduction Development 57(4):481-91-Open Access.