August 07, 2017

August JAS now online

A new issue of the Journal of Animal Science is available online.

See the Table of Contents of the August 2017 issue (Volume 95, No. 8). The entire Table of Contents is also provided here:

ANIMAL BEHAVIOR AND COGNITION

R. Šárová, M. Špinka and F. Ceacero

Higher dominance position does not result in higher reproductive success in female beef cattle
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1415

Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3301-3309

K. A. Bruno, E. S. Vanzant, A. W. Altman, M. Kudupoje, K. A. Vanzant and K. R. McLeod

A novel objective chute score interacts with monensin to affect growth of receiving cattle

doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1435
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3310-3321

A. Madruga, E. Mainau, L. A. González, M. Rodríguez-Prado, J. L. Ruíz de la Torre, X. Manteca and A. Ferret
Effect of forage source included in total mixed ration on intake, sorting and feeding behavior of growing heifers fed high-concentrate diets
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1608
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3322-3330

ANIMAL GENETICS AND GENOMICS

A. C. C. Soares, S. E. F. Guimarães, M. J. Kelly, M. R. S. Fortes, F. F. e Silva, L. L. Verardo, R. Mota and S. Moore
Multiple-trait genomewide mapping and gene network analysis for scrotal circumference growth curves in Brahman cattle
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1409
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3331-3345

H. A. Mulder and H. Rashidi
Selection on resilience improves disease resistance and tolerance to infections
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1479
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3346-3358

M. S. A. Bhuiyan, H. J. Kim, D. H. Lee, S. H. Lee, S. H. Cho, B. S. Yang, S. D. Kim and S. H. Lee
Genetic parameters of carcass and meat quality traits in different muscles (longissimus dorsi and semimembranosus) of Hanwoo (Korean cattle)
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1493
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3359-3369

D. Lu, S. Jiao, F. Tiezzi, M. Knauer, Y. Huang, K. A. Gray and C. Maltecca
The relationship between different measures of feed efficiency and feeding behavior traits in Duroc pigs
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1509
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3370-3380

G. G. Santiago, F. Siqueira, F. F. Cardoso, L. C. A. Regitano, R. Ventura, B. P. Sollero, M. D. Souza Júnior, F. B. Mokry, A. B. R. Ferreira and R. A. A. Torres Júnior
Genomewide association study for production and meat quality traits in Canchim beef cattle
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1570
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3381-3390

I. Pocrnic, D. A. L. Lourenco, H. L. Bradford, C. Y. Chen and I. Misztal
Technical note: Impact of pedigree depth on convergence of single-step genomic BLUP in a purebred swine population
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1581
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3391-3395

L. Ngere, J. M. Burke, D. R. Notter and J. L. M. Morgan
Variance components for direct and maternal effects on body weights of Katahdin lambs
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1596
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3396-3405

J. Lee, S. D. Kachman and M. L. Spangler
The impact of training strategies on the accuracy of genomic predictors in United States Red Angus cattle
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1604
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3406-3414

H. Song, J. Zhang, Y. Jiang, H. Gao, S. Tang, S. Mi, F. Yu, Q. Meng, W. Xiao, Q. Zhang and X. Ding
Genomic prediction for growth and reproduction traits in pig using an admixed reference population
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1656
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3415-3424

ANIMAL HEALTH AND WELL-BEING

R. G. Amachawadi, T. J. Purvis, B. V. Lubbers, J. W. Homm, C. L. Maxwell and T. G. Nagaraja
Bacterial flora of liver abscesses in crossbred beef cattle and Holstein steers fed finishing diets with or without tylosin
doi:10.2527/jas.2016.1198
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3425-3434

M. Kulow, P. Merkatoris, K. S. Anklam, J. Rieman, C. Larson, M. Branine and D. Döpfer
Evaluation of the prevalence of digital dermatitis and the effects on performance in beef feedlot cattle under organic trace mineral supplementation
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1512
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3435-3444

I. Czycholl, E. Grosse Beilage, C. Henning and J. Krieter
Reliability of the qualitative behavior assessment as included in the Welfare Quality Assessment protocol for growing pigs
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1525
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3445-3454

ANIMAL PRODUCTS

C. Blanco, J. F. Giráldez, L. Morán, J. Mateo, L. H. Villalobos-Delgado, S. Andrés and R. Bodas
Effects of sunflower soap stocks on light lamb meat quality
doi:10.2527/jas.2016.1010
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3455-3466

BOARD INVITED REVIEW

Y. C. J. Wientjes and M. P. L. Calus
BOARD INVITED REVIEW: The purebred-crossbred correlation in pigs: A review of theory, estimates, and implications
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1669
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3467-3478

CELL AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Y. M. Kim, Y. H. Park, J. M. Lim, H. Jung and J. Y. Han
Technical note: Induction of pluripotent stem cell-like cells from chicken feather follicle cells
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1418
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3479-3486

ENVIRONMENTAL ANIMAL SCIENCE

Q. B. Qu, P. Yang, R. Zhao, S. L. Zhi, Z. W. Zhai, F. F. Ding and K. Q. Zhang
Prediction of fecal nitrogen and phosphorus excretion for Chinese Holstein lactating dairy cows
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1432
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3487-3496

FETAL PROGRAMMING

B. M. S. Ahmed, U. Younas, T. O. Asar, S. Dikmen, P. J. Hansen and G. E. Dahl
Cows exposed to heat stress during fetal life exhibit improved thermal tolerance
doi:10.2527/jas.2016.1298
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3497-3503

FORAGE BASED LIVESTOCK SYSTEMS

E. Earle, T. M. Boland, N. McHugh and P. Creighton
Measures of lamb production efficiency in a temperate grass-based system differing in ewe prolificacy potential and stocking rate
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1427
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3504-3512

B. R. Brunsvig, A. J. Smart, E. A. Bailey, C. L. Wright, E. E. Grings and D. W. Brake
Effect of stocking density on performance, diet selection, total-tract digestion, and nitrogen balance among heifers grazing cool-season annual forages
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1563
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3513-3522

P. Moriel, P. Lancaster, G. C. Lamb, J. M. B. Vendramini and J. D. Arthington
Effects of post-weaning growth rate and puberty induction protocol on reproductive performance of Bos indicus-influenced beef heifers
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1666
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3523-3531

LACTATION AND MAMMARY GLAND BIOLOGY

C. Farmer, M. Lessard, C. H. Knight and H. Quesnel
Oxytocin injections in the postpartal period affect mammary tight junctions in sows
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1700
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3532-3539

MICROBIOME

J. C. McCann, J. R. Segers, H. Derakhshani, T. L. Felix, E. Khafipour and D. W. Shike
Increasing corn distillers solubles alters the liquid fraction of the ruminal microbiome
doi:10.2527/jas.2016.1361
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3540-3551

MUSCLE BIOLOGY

E. M. England, H. Shi, S. K. Matarneh, E. M. Oliver, E. T. Helm, T. L. Scheffler, E. Puolanne and D. E. Gerrard
Chronic activation of AMP-activated protein kinase increases monocarboxylate transporter 2 and 4 expression in skeletal muscle
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1457
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3552-3562

NONRUMINANT NUTRITION

M. Wiseman, B. McBride, J. Li, D. Wey, J. Zhu and C. F. M. de Lange
Effects of steeped or fermented distillers dried grains with solubles on growth performance in weanling pigs
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1478
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3563-3578

N. Horn, G. Miller, K. M. Ajuwon and O. Adeola
Ability of garlic-derived diallyl disulfide and diallyl trisulfide supplemented by oral gavage to mitigate effects of an acute postweaning feed and water deprivation event in nursery pigs
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1545
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3579-3590

Y. Rho, C. Zhu, E. Kiarie and C. F. M de Lange
Standardized ileal digestible amino acids and digestible energy contents in high-protein distiller’s dried grains with solubles fed to growing pigs
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1553
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3591-3597

J. Weir, H. Li, L. K. Warren, E. Macon and C. Wickens
Characterizing ammonia emissions from horses fed different crude protein concentrations
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1648
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3598-3608

T. A. Kellner, N. K. Gabler and J. F. Patience
The composition of dietary fat alters the transcriptional profile of pathways associated with lipid metabolism in the liver and adipose tissue in the pig
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1658
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3609-3619

M. Rodríguez, M. D. Carro, V. Valiente, N. Formoso-Rafferty and P. G. Rebollar
Effects of dietary fish oil supplementation on performance, meat quality, and cecal fermentation of growing rabbits
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1690
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3620-3630

REPRODUCTION

C. D. Sinclair, S. K. Webel, T. L. Douthit, L. W. Murray, A. L. Jager, D. M. Grieger and J. M. Kouba
Evaluation of an intravaginal triptorelin acetate gel for inducing ovulation in mares
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1373
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3631-3638

RUMINANT NUTRITION

C. J. Schneider, B. L. Nuttelman, A. L. Shreck, D. B. Burken, W. A. Griffin, J. L. Gramkow, R. A. Stock, T. J. Klopfenstein and G. E. Erickson
Use of a complete starter feed in grain adaptation programs for feedlot cattle
doi:10.2527/jas.2016.1115
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3639-3653

J. J. Halvorson, S. L. Kronberg and A. E. Hagerman
Effects of dietary tannins on total and extractable nutrients from manure
doi:10.2527/jas.2016.1129
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3654-3665

W. B. Smith, K. P. Coffey, R. T. Rhein, E. B. Kegley, D. Philipp, J. G. Powell, J. D. Caldwell and A. N. Young
Feeding distillers’ grains, soybean hulls, or a mixture of both to cows as a forage replacement: Effects on intake, digestibility, and ruminal fermentation characteristics
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1379
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3666-3675

T. R. Whitney
Ground Juniperus pinchotii and urea in supplements fed to Rambouillet ewe lambs: I. Feedlot growth traits, blood serum parameters, and fecal characteristics
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1419
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3676-3686

D. Warner, A. Bannink, B. Hatew, H. van Laar and J. Dijkstra
Effects of grass silage quality and level of feed intake on enteric methane production in lactating dairy cows
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1459
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3687-3700

C. Lee, R. C. Araujo, K. M. Koenig and K. A. Beauchemin
Effects of encapsulated nitrate on growth performance, nitrate toxicity, and enteric methane emissions in beef steers: Backgrounding phase
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1460
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3700-3711

C. Lee, R. C. Araujo, K. M. Koenig and K. A. Beauchemin
Effects of encapsulated nitrate on growth performance, carcass characteristics, nitrate residues in tissues, and enteric methane emissions in beef steers: Finishing phase
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1461
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3712-3726

A. W. Alemu, D. Vyas, G. Manafiazar, J. A. Basarab and K. A. Beauchemin
Enteric methane emissions from low– and high–residual feed intake beef heifers measured using GreenFeed and respiration chamber techniques
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1501
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3727-3737

K. E. Hales, J. E. Wells, E. D. Berry, N. Kalchayanand, J. L. Bono and M. Kim
The effects of monensin in diets fed to finishing beef steers and heifers on growth performance and fecal shedding of Escherichia coli O157:H7
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1528
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3738-3744

M. Costa, S. P. Alves, A. Francisco, J. Almeida, C. M. Alfaia, S. V. Martins, J. A. M. Prates, J. Santos-Silva, O. Doran and R. J. B. Bessa
The reduction of starch in finishing diets supplemented with oil does not prevent the accumulation of trans-10 18:1 in lamb meat
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1578
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3745-3761

Y. G. Zhao, R. Annett and T. Yan
Effects of forage types on digestibility, methane emissions, and nitrogen utilization efficiency in two genotypes of hill ewes
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1598
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3762-3771

K. A. Froehlich, K. W. Abdelsalam, C. Chase, J. Koppien-Fox and D. P. Casper
Evaluation of essential oils and prebiotics for newborn dairy calves
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1601
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3772-3782

SUSTAINABLE ANIMAL SCIENCE AND PRACTICES

C. L. Wang, X. Lang, P. J. Wu, D. P. Casper and F. D. Li
Development of small intestinal enzyme activities and their relationship with some gut regulatory peptides in grazing sheep
doi:10.2527/jas.2017.1362
Journal of Animal Science 2017 95:3783-3791

 

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