Cheryl Kojima, Selected Publications


1. Refereed articles or refereed reviews in peer-reviewed professional journals.

DeCarlo, A. N., K. Jennings*, S. L. Pratt, C. R. Burnett, N. M. Long, W. C. Bridges, and C. J. Kojima.  2019.  Bovine dopamine type-2 receptor SNP has no effect on growth, semen characteristics and prolactin concentrations in beef bulls treated with a dopamine agonist.  Animal Reproduction Science, 207:73-82.

McAfee, J. M., H. G. Kattesh, M. D. Lindemann, B. H. Voy, C. J. Kojima, N. C. Burdick-Sanchez, J. A. Carroll, B. E. Gillespie, and A. M. Saxton.  2019.  Effect of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid (n-3 PUFA) supplementation to lactating sows on growth and indicators of stress in the postweaned pig.  Journal of Animal Science, J Anim Sci. 2019 Nov 4;97(11):4453-4463.

Bastin, B. C.*, A. Houser, C. P. Bagley, K. M. Ely, R. R. Payton, A. M. Saxton, F. N. Schrick, J. C. Waller, and C. J. Kojima.  2014.  A polymorphism in XKR4 is significantly associated with serum prolactin concentrations in beef cows grazing endophyte-infected tall fescue.  Animal Genetics, 45(3): 439-441.

Campbell, B. T., C. J. Kojima, T. A. Cooper, B. C. Bastin*, L. Wojakiewicz, R. L. Kallenbach, F. N. Schrick, and J. C. Waller.  2014.  A single nucleotide polymorphism in the dopamine receptor D2 gene may be informative for resistance to fescue toxicosis in Angus-based cattle.  Animal Biotechnology, 25(1):1-12.

Hamill, J. J., J. J. Sunderland, A. K. LeBlanc, C. J. Kojima, J. Wall, and E. B. Martin.  2013.  Evaluation of CT-based lean-body SUV.  Medical Physics, 40(9):092504.

Pighetti, G. M., C. J. Kojima, M. Rambeaud, and L. Wojakiewicz.  2012.  The bovine CXCR1 gene is highly polymorphic.  Veterinary Immunology Immunopathology, 2012 Jan 15;145(1-2):464-70. PMID 22056270.

Cooper, T. A.*, Jenkins, S. J., L. Wojakiewicz*, H. G. Kattesh, and C. J. Kojima.  2011.  Effects of weaning and syndyphalin-33 on expression of melanocortinergic appetite-regulating genes in swine.  Domest Anim Endocrinol. 40(3):165-72.

Cooper, T.A., M. P. Roberts, H. G. Kattesh, and C. J. Kojima.  2009.  Effect of transport stress, gender, and weaning weight on post-weaning performance in pigs.  Professional Anim. Sci. 25:189-94.

Jenkins, S. J., Cooper, T. A., M. P. Roberts, A. G. Mathew, Carroll, J. A., H. G. Kattesh, and C. J. Kojima.  2009.  Effects of syndyphalin-33 on immune fucntion during a Salmonella challenge in recently weaned pigs.  Journal of Anim. & Vet. Adv., 8(12):2562-67.

Kojima, C. J., S. J. Jenkins, T. A. Cooper, M. P. Roberts, J. A. Carroll, and H. G. Kattesh.  2009.  Effects of syndyphalin-33 on feed intake and circulating measures of growth hormone, cortisol, and immune cell populations in the recently-weaned pig.  Journal of Anim. Sci., 87:3218-25.

Daniel, J.A., J.A. Carroll, D.H. Keisler, and C. J. Kojima.  2008.  Evaluation of immune system function in neonatal pigs born vaginally or by Cesarean section.  Domest Anim Endocrinol. 2008 Jul;35(1):81-7.

Kojima, C. J., H. G. Kattesh, M. P. Roberts, and T. T. Sun.  2008.  Physiological and immunological responses to weaning and transport in the young pig: modulation by administration of porcine somatotropin.  Journal of Anim. Sci. 86:2913-19 .

Adcock, R.J., H. G. Kattesh, M. P. Roberts, J.A. Carroll, A. M. Saxton, and C. J. Kojima.  2007.  Temporal Relationships Between Plasma Cortisol, Corticosteroid-Binding Globulin (CBG), And Free Cortisol Index (FCI) In Pigs In Response To Adrenal Stimulation Or Suppression.  Stress. 10(3):305-10 .

Kojima, C. J., J. A. Carroll, R. L. Matteri, K. J. Touchette, and G. L. Allee.  2007.  Effects Of Weaning And Piglet Size On Neuroendocrine Regulators Of Feed Intake.  Journal of Animal Science.

2. Book chapters or books.

3. Bulletins, reports, circulars, pamphlets, factsheets, Extension publications.

Kojima, C. J., J. C. Waller, D. Spiers, R. Kallenbach, and J. Strickland.  2009.  Characterization of a potential genetic marker for resistance to tall fescue toxicosis.  SERAIEG-8 Annual Report. Lake Barkley State Resort Park, KY. 4-6 Oct. p. 134.

Waller, J. C., B. Campbell, C. J. Kojima, M. Backus, and J. Schultz.  2009.  Comparison of performance records for spring and fall-calving beef cows grazing tall fescue.  SERAIEG-8 Annual Report. Lake Barkley State Resort Park, KY. 4-6 Oct. p 132.

4. Popular press, trade, UTIA magazine or newsletter articles.

Kojima, C. J., J.A. Carroll, R.L. Matteri, K.J. Touchette, and G.L. Allee.  2007.  Relationships Between Weaning Weight and Neuroendocrine Regulators of Feed Intake in Weaned Pigs.  Feedinfo News Service Scientific Reviews. December 2007.

5. Abstracts from scientific or discipline meetings; papers from conference proceedings.

Adams, S, C. J. Kojima, J. Britt, M. Miller Jr., B. Koch, J. Andrae, and S. Duckett.  2018.  Investigation of Ovine DRD2.  Journal of Animal Science, Volume 96, Issue suppl_3, 7 December 2018, Pages 454–455.

Adams, S., C. J. Kojima, J. Andrae, and S. Duckett.  2018.  Investigation of DRD2.  Journal of Animal Science, Volume 96, Issue suppl_3, 7 December 2018, Page 208.

Britt, J., S. Adams, M. Miller Jr., C. J. Kojima, j. Andrae, and S. Duckett.  2018.  Impact of ergot alkaloid consumption during mid and late gestation on mammary development and lactation.  Journal of Animal Science, Volume 96, Issue suppl_3, 7 December 2018, Pages 233.

Britt, J., S. Adams, M. Miller Jr., C. J. Kojima, j. Andrae, and S. Duckett.  2018.  Impact of ergot alkaloids fed during gestation on fetal growth and subsequent postnatal growth in ewe lambs.  Journal of Animal Science, Journal of Animal Science, Volume 96, Issue suppl_3, 7 December 2018, Pages 230–231.

Mann, M.M.*, and C. J. Kojima.  2018.  An Orientation Course with Effort-Based Grading Predicts Undergraduate Student Success in Animal Science.  Journal of Animal Science, Volume 96, Issue suppl_1, 1 March 2018, Page 11.

Mann, M.M.*, C. J. Kojima, L. Schneider, and A. M. Saxton.  2018.  Determining Effective Minimum Grade Requirements in Early Prerequisite Courses to Ensure Student Success in Animal Science.  Journal of Animal Science, Volume 96, Issue suppl_3, 7 December 2018, Page 493.

Adams, S.K., C. J. Kojima, J. L. Britt, M. F. Miller Jr., B. M. Koch, J. G. Andrae, and S. K. Duckett.  2017.  Does genotype play a role in resistance to fescue toxicosis in the ovine?.  Journal of Animal Science, J Anim Sci. 95 (suppl. 4):160.

McAfee, J. M., H. G. Kattesh, M. D. Lindemann, B. H. Voy, C. J. Kojima, N. C. Burdick Sanchez, J. A. Carroll, B. E. Gillespie, and A. M. Saxton.  2017.  Effect of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid (n-3 PUFA) supplementation to lactating sows on growth and indicators of stress in the post-weaned pig.  Journal of Animal Science, 95 (E-Suppl. 1):30.

Jennings, K.*, C. J. Kojima, S. Pratt, and C. Burnett.  2016.  Association of DRD2 with Gr owth and Performance Traits in Cattle Grazing Endophyte-Infected Tall Fescue.  Journal of Animal Science, Vol. 94 Suppl. 1.

Ely, K. M.*, A. M. Saxton, T. R. Lock, R. L. Kallenbach, and C. J. Kojima.  2014.  Single nucleotide polymorphisms in the DRD2 and XKR4 genes may be beneficial to Missouri beef cattle grazing en- dophyte-infected tall fescue.  Proceedings, 10th World Congress of Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, August 2014 Vancouver, BC.

Ely, K. M.*, C. J. Kojima, A. M. Saxton, and R. L. Kallenbach.  2014.  Single nucleotide polymorphisms in the XKR4 and DRD2 genes influence adjusted birth and 205-d weights of calves grazing endophyte-infected tall fescue.  Journal of Animal Science, 92 E-suppl 2 page 483.

Bastin, B. C.*, C. Bagley, B. Campbell, A. Houser, C. J. Kojima, A. M. Saxton, J. C. Waller, and L. Wojackiewicz.  2013.  Discovery and validation of single nucleotide polymor- phisms with phenotypic associations in beef cattle grazing endo- phyte-infected tall fescue.  Journal of Animal Science2013 ASAS/ADSA Joint Annual Meeting, J. Anim. Sci. Vol. 91, E-Suppl. 2/J. Dairy Sci. Vol. 96, E-Suppl. 1 pg. 393.

Ely, K. M.*, C. J. Kojima, A. M. Saxton, and R. L. Kallenbach.  2013.  A SNP in the DRD2 gene influences adjusted birth and 205-day weights of calves grazing endophyte-infected tall fescue.  Journal of Animal Science2013 ASAS/ADSA Joint Annual Meeting, J. Anim. Sci. Vol. 91, E-Suppl. 2/J. Dairy Sci. Vol. 96, E-Suppl. 1 pg. 536.

Lockwood, S. A., H. G. Kattesh, C. J. Kojima, M. P. Roberts, G. M. Pighetti, and A. M. Saxton.  2013.  Effect of maternal dietary fish oil supplementation on growth and physiological indicators of stress in pre- and post-weaned pigs.  Journal of Animal Science, 91 (E-Suppl. 2):593.

Bastin, B. C.*, Martin, E. B., Wall, J. S., F. Morandi, A. K. LeBlanc, and C. J. Kojima.  2012.  Effects of Supplementation With n-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids on Subcutaneous, Visceral and Pericardial Adiposity in Minipigs Fed a High-fat Diet.  The Obesity Society 2012 Meeting.

Martin, E. B., J. S. Wall, F. Morandi, C. J. Kojima, and A. K. LeBlanc.  2011.  Volumetric quantitation of regional adiposity in miniature swine using segmented CT data.  Proceedings, Fourth Annual World Molecular Imaging Congress, San Diego, Sept. 7-10, 2011.

Booker S. L., C. J. Kojima, S. Newman, J. Gouffon, S. Minkin, J. Biggerstaff, H. G. Kattesh, and N. Moustaid-Moussa.  2010.  Regional Differences in Adipose Tissue in the Sinclair Minipig.  The Obesity Society, October 2010 (Poster).

Booker, S. L., C. J. Kojima, J. Gouffon, H. G. Kattesh, and N. Moustaid-Moussa.  2010.  Regional differences in adipose tissue gene expression in the Sinclair Minipig.  Boshell Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases Research Program, March 2010 (Oral).

Booker, S. L., C. J. Kojima, J. S. Guoffon, S. C. Minkin, J. P. Biggerstaff, and N. Moustaid-Moussa.  2010.  Differential gene expression in subcutaneous and visceral adipose depots in response to lipopolysaccharide in the Sinclair minipig.  Presented at the annual ASAS conference, Denver, CO July 2010. J. Anim. Sci. 88(E Suppl 2):358.

Kattesh, H. G., C. J. Kojima, M. P. Roberts, and G. M. Pighetti.  2010.  Plasma cortisol, corticosteroid-binding globulin and free cortisol index in pre- and postweaned pigs supplemented with Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid.  J. Anim. Sci. 88 (E-Suppl. 2):404.

Kojima, C. J., J. C. Waller, D. E. Spiers, R. L. Kallenbach, B. T. Campbell, T. A. Cooper, and J. K. Bryant.  2010.  A genetic marker for resistance to fescue toxicosis in beef cattle.  4th Grazing Livestock Nutrition Conference, Estes Park, CO, July 2010.

Vicuinas, A, M. P. Roberts, C. J. Kojima, and J. D. Godkin.  2010.  Secreted Phospholipase A2 Expression by the Ovine Conceptus and Endometriu,.  Biol Reprod, Society for the Study of Reproduction, Special Edition: 338.

Booker, S. L., C. J. Kojima, N. S. Kalupahana, T. A. Cooper*, H. G. Kattesh, B. K. Whitlock, and N. Moustaid-Moussa.  2009.  n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation modulates markers of inflammation and lipid metabolism in the minipig model of human obesity.  Obesity 17(Suppl. 2):S251. Poster presentation at the Obesity Society Meeting, Washington, DC, October 2009.

Prado, M. E., K. E. Oliff, G. W. Rogers, C. J. Kojima, M. D. Appley, and G. M. Pighetti.  2009.  Association of a Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (SNP) in the CD18 Gene of Angus Cattle with Incidence of Bovine Respiratory Disease.  In Proceedings BRD symposium, Colorado Springs, CO.

Cooper, T. A., M. P. Roberts, C. J. Kojima, and H. G. Kattesh.  2008.  Responses to weaning and transport in pigs: Influence of sex and weaning weight.  Journal of Anim. Sci. 86 (E-Suppl. 2): 245.

Kojima, C. J., J. C. Waller, D.E. Spiers, J.L. Klotz, and J.R. Strickland.  2008.  Genetic marker for resistance to fescue toxicosis in beef cattle.  SERAIEG- 8 Annual Report. Wilderville, TN. 19-21 Oct. pp. 113-115.

Prado, M. E., K. E. Oliff, G. W. Rogers, C. J. Kojima, M. Apley, and G. M. Pighetti.  2008.  Association of a Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (SNP) in the CD18 Gene of Angus Cattle with Incidence of Bovine Respiratory Disease.  Proc. Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases. p124.

Benton, K., P.E. Roberson, and C. J. Kojima.  2007.  Effect Of Rider’s Weight On Temporal Stride Characteristics Of The Working Trot.  Journal of Anim.Sci. 85(Suppl. 2):25.

Pighetti, G. M., C. J. Kojima, and A. M. Saxton.  2007.  Gene Polymorphisms Associated With Mastitis And Reproduction Traits In Holstein Cows.  Journal of Anim.Sci. 85(Suppl. 1):260.

Roberson, P.E., S. Zhang, H.S. Adair, and C. J. Kojima.  2007.  Three-Dimensional Analysis Of The Walk And Running Walk Of The Tennessee Walking Horse.  Journal of Anim.Sci. 85(Suppl. 2):15.

Roberson, P.E., S. Zhang, H.S. Adair, and C. J. Kojima.  2007.  Validation Of A Three Dimensional Motion Capture System For Use In Identifying Characteristics Of The Running Walk.  Presented at the 2007 Equine Science Society Biennial Meeting.

6. Theses/Dissertations directed.

Theses

Jennings, K. J.*  2016.  Association of genotype at DRD2 with growth and reproductive performance traits in bulls grazing toxic endophyte-infected tall fescue.  M. S. Thesis.

Carter, A. C.*  2015.  Effects of low-dose naltrexone on feed intake, growth, endocrine and immune parameters in the recently-weaned pig.  M.S. Thesis.

Ely, K. M.*  2014.  DRD2 and XKR4: A genetic approach to fescue toxicosis.  M.S. Thesis, Defended August 7, 2014.

Bastin, B. C.*  2013.  Single-nucleotide polymorphisms associated with performance traits in beef cattle grazing endophyte-infected tall fescue.  M. S. Thesis.

Cooper, T. A.*  2009.  Effects of weaning and syndyphalin-33 on appetite regulators in swine.  M.S. Thesis.

Jenkins, S. J.*  2009.  Effects of syndyphalin-3 on appétit, endocrine, and immune parameters in the recently-weaned pig.  M. S. Thesis.

Dissertations

7. Other publications.

Hall, M. E.*, and C. J. Kojima.  2011.  Developing a Model for Obesity-induced Atherosclerosis in Swine.  2011 EUReCA Undergraduate Research Poster.

8. Submitted publications that are in review, in press or rejected.

Wiltbank, S., C. J. Kojima, J. Britt, F. N. Schrick, and S. Duckett.  2019.  Identification of Ovine Dopamine Receptor 2 (DRD2) polymorphism.  Animals.  (in review)

Duckett, S., S. Wilbanks, C. J. Kojima, J. Britt, and F. N. Schrick.  2018.  Does genotype play a role in resistance to fescue toxicosis in ovine?.  Small Ruminant Research.  (in review)

Pratt, S., W. Bridges, K. Jennings*, C. Burnett, C. J. Kojima, A. DeCarlo, and N. Long.  2018.  Bovine dopamine type-2 receptor SNP has no effect on growth, semen characteristics or prolactin concentrations in beef bulls exposed to a dopamine agonist.  Animal Reproduction Science.  (in review)

Cooper, T. A., C. J. Kojima, S. J. Jenkins, M. P. Roberts, and H. G. Kattesh.  2008.  Effects of syndyphalin-33 on postweaning outcomes in the pig: II. Immune cell populations and shedding during a Salmonella challenge.  Presented at the International Congress on Farm Animal Endocrinology, Roanoke, VA, November 2008.  (in press)

Kojima, C. J., T. A. Cooper, S. J. Jenkins, M. P. Roberts, and H. G. Kattesh.  2008.  Effects of Syndyphalin-33 on Postweaning Outcomes in the Pig: I. Feed Intake, Growth, and Endocrine Parameters.  International Congress on Farm Animal Endocrinology, Roanoke, VA, November 2008.  (in press)

Kojima, C. J., Cooper, T. A.*, Campbell, B. T., Bryant, J. K., Spiers, D. E., Kallenbach, R. L., F. N. Schrick, and J. C. Waller.  2011.  A single nucleotide polymorphism in the dopamine receptor D2 gene may be informative for resistance to fescue toxicosis in Angus-based cattle.  Journal of Animal Science.  (rejected)

Roberson, P.E., S. Zhang, and C. J. Kojima.  2008.  A Comparison of Temporal Stride Characteristics of the Walk and Running Walk of the Tennessee Walking Horse.  Professional Animal Scientist. Status: Rejected, Encouraged to resubmit as a Technical Note. Revisions in progress.  (rejected)

Kojima, C. J.  2007.  Promoting Student Engagement In The Animal Sciences: An Academic Pedigree Project.  Submitted to NACTA J.  (rejected)

Roberson, P. E., H. S. Adair, III, S. Zhang, and C. J. Kojima.  2007.  Adaptation Of Three-Dimensional Biomechanical Analysis To Discern Differences In The Kinematics Of The Walk And Running Walk Of The Tennessee Walking Horse.  Amer J Vet Res.  (rejected)

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* Cheryl Kojima served as major professor for this author.