2017 Conference abstracts and posters

Axén, C., Koski, P.
Disease and mortality in returning salmon in Sweden and Finland.
18th International Conference of the European Association of Fish Pathologists, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK.
Poster. Abstract book, p. 453.

Axén, C., Bergström, M., Kosk, P.
A web based surveillance system for wild salmonids in Sweden and Finland.
18th International Conference of the European Association of Fish Pathologists, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK.
Poster. Abstract book, p. 426.

Cheung, S. M., Tuominen, P., Nummela, M., Raatikainen, M., Suomi, J., Myllyniemi, A.-L., Nykäsenoja, S., Hartonen, M., Koivisto, P., Loivamaa, I., Luostarinen, S., Ervasti, S., Lidauer, P., Grönroos, J.
Antimicrobial Resistance and Residues on Cattle Farms - Effects on the Environment and Health (NAMI).
Finnish Risk Assessment in Focus, 19.5.2017 Helsinki.
Poster.

Dillard, K., Hytönen, M., Arumilli, M., Vainio-Siukola, K., Lohi, H., Anttila, M.
A novel neuromuscular disorder in Norwich terriers - pathology and genetics.
International Conference on Canine and Feline Genetics and Genomics, 21. - 24.5.2017 St Paul, USA.
Poster.
Official Program and Abstract Book of the 9th International Conference on Canine and Felinen Genetics and Genomics, p. 82.

Eneroth, H.,Gunnlaugsdóttir. H., Ilbäck, N.-G., Laugsand Lillegaard, I.G., Rönnqvist, M.
Risk-benefit assessment of food Report from a Nordic workshop September 2016.
Risk-benefit assessment of food, 22 - 23.9.2017 Uppsala, Sweden.
Conference Paper, open access.

Eurola, M., Alfthan, G., Ekholm, P., Erlund, I., Hietaniemi, V., Korkalainen, K., Suoniitty, T., Venäläinen, E.-R.
Thirty Years of selenium fertlization: A Finnish solution to ensure an adequate selenium intake.
The 11th international Symposium on Selenium in Biology and Medicine and The 15th International Conference on Selenium in the Environment and Human Health, 13. - 17.8.2017, Stockholm.
Abstract. Abstract Book.

Halkilahti, J., Machado, M..P, Salmenlinna, S., Nyholm, O., Mendes, C.I., Nalbantoglu, Y., Jaakkonen, A., Borges, V., Ramirez M., Rossi M., Carriço J.A.
INNUca, a standardized pipeline for bacterial genome assembly and quality control.
6th Applied Bioinformatics and Public Health Microbiology, 17. - 19.5.2017 Cambridge, UK.
Abstract, poster.

Hannunen, S.
Exploring the cost-effectiveness of plant health surveys.
11th Annual Meeting of the International Pest Risk Research Group, 29.8. - 1.9.2017 Ottawa, Canada.
Abstract. Abstract book, p. 34.

Hannunen, S., Heikkilä, J., Tuomola, J.
FinnPRIO: The Finnish model for ranking invasive pests.
Finnish Risk Assessment in Focus, 19.5.2017 Helsinki.
Poster.

Hirvelä-Koski, V., Heikkinen, P., Nylund, M.
Results of reindeer disease surveillance in Finland.
International Symposium of the World Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, 7. - 10.6.2017 Sorrento, Italy.
Poster. Proc. 18th Int.Symp.World Ass. Vet. Lab.Diagn. (WAVLD), 7-10 June, 2017, p. 255.

Hokkanen, M., Rämänen, P.
Determination of 3-MCPD, 2-MCPD and glycidyl fatty acid esters in olive oil and waffle using GC-MS/MS method.
8th International Symposium on Recent Advances in Food Analysis, 7. - 10.11.2017 Prague, Czech Republic.
Poster. Abstract book, p. 356.

Holopainen, R., Vennerström, P., Viljamaa-Dirks, S., Lindh, E., Smura, T., Gadd, T.
Genomic characterisation of rhabdoviruses isolated from wild and farmed fish in Finland.
International symposium on viruses of lower vertebrates, 4. - 7.6.2017 Budapest, Hungary.
Poster, abstract. Abstract book, p. 99.

Jaakkonen, A., Rossi, M., Culebro, A., Olkkola, S., Hakkinen, M.
Persistence of Campylobacter jejuni in raw milk – insights from whole-genome sequencing.
19th International Workshop on Campylobacter, Helicobacter and Related Organisms, 10. - 14.9.2017 Nantes, France.
Abstract, poster. Abstract Book, p. 288.

Jokelainen, P., Moroni, P., Oksanen, A., Laaksonen, S.
Gastrointestinal parasites in reindeer (rangifer tarandus tarandus) calves.
7th Conference of The Scandinavian-Baltic Society for Parasitology, 8. - 9. 6. 2017, Riga, Latvia.
Abstract. Abstract Book 7th Conference of the Scandinavian-Baltic Society for Parasitology, June 8-9, 2017 Riga, Latvia, p. 51.

Kontturi, M., Junni, R., Kujala, M., Malinen, E., Seuna, E., Pelkonen, S., Soveri, T., Simojoki, H.
Acute phase response in the outbreaks of interdigital phlegmon in dairy herds in Finland.
Eläinlääkäripäivät 2017, 13. - 15.12.2017 Helsinki.
Abstract, poster, oral.
Eläinlääkäripäivät luentokokoelma 2017, s. 311 - 312.

Korpenfelt, S.-L., Hautaniemi, M., Sihvonen, L., Tapiovaara, H.
Discriminatory test of TSE cases in goats in Finland.
16th Annual Meeting of TSE NRLs, 14.6.2017 London UK.
Poster.

Koski, P.
Kalatautien leviäminen Suomessa - historiallinen perspektiivi = Spridning av
fisksjukdomar i Finland - historiskt perspektiv.
Kalaterveyspäivä 23.3.2017 Helsinki.
Moniste. Kalaterveyspäivä - Fiskhälsodagen 23.3.2017, s. 8 - 11.

Koski, P., Axén, C.
Superficial epidermal necrosis in wild Baltic salmon (Salmo salar) broodfish.
18th International Conference of the European Association of Fish Pathologists, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK.
Poster. Abstract book, p. 452.

Laukkanen-Ninios, R., Palonen, E., Joutsen, S., Oivanen, L., Fredriksson-Ahomaa, M.
Assessing cattle cleanliness at the slaughterhouse in Finland.
Annual Scientific Conference of the European College of Veterinary Public Health "Science at the service of VPH to gain expertise in controlling Emerging risks in Veterinary Public Health", 2. - 4.10.2017 Liège, Belgium.
Abstract, poster. Proceedings of the Annual Scientific Conference and the Annual General Meeting of the European College of Veterinary Public Health, 2 - 4 October 2017, University of Liège, Belgium, p. 29.

Laukkanen-Ninios, R., Palonen, E., Joutsen, S., Oivanen, L., Fredriksson-Ahomaa, M.
Assessing cattle cleanliness at the slaughterhouse in Finland.
Eläinlääkäripäivät 13.-15.12.2017, Helsinki.
Abstrakti, posteri. Eläinlääkäripäivät 2017 luentokokoelma.

Malkamäki, S., Näreaho, A., Oksanen, A., Sukura, A.
Detection of taeniid eggs from berry samples: a pilot study. 
7th Conference of the Scandinavian-Baltic Society for Parasitology, 8. - 9.6.2017 Riga, Latvia.
Abstract. Abstract Book 7th Conference of the Scandinavian-Baltic Society for Parasitology, June 8 - 9, 2017 Riga, Latvia, p. 60.

Mikkelä, A., Ranta, J., Pasonen, P., Suomi, J., Hirvonen, T., Suominen, K., Tuominen, P.
Bayesian estimation of the total intake of cadmium due to several food products.
2nd Innovations in Food Packaging, Food Safety and Shelf Life Conference, 3. - 6.10.2017 Munich, Germany.
Poster. Abstract book, p. 39.

Muurinen, J.
Antimicrobial Use and Resistance in Finnish Swine Farms: Associations with Biosecurity and Farm Management.
Finnish Risk Assessment in Focus, 21.5.2017 Helsinki.
Poster.  

Oksanen, A., Heneberg, P., Sitko, J.
Surprise egg: Prosthogonimus cuneatus, a trematode.
World Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Parasitology, 26th
International Conference 2017, 4. - 8.9. 2017, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Poster.

Palonen, E., Oivanen, L., Ruusunen, M., Keski-Saari, R., Laukkanen-Ninios, R.
Ante-mortem meat inspection of cattle using a video recorded on farm – A pilot study.
Eläinlääkäripäivät 2017, 13. - 15.12.2017 Helsinki.
Poster. Proceedings.

Palonen, E., Oivanen, L., Ruusunen, M., Laukkanen-Ninios, R.
Ante-mortem meat inspection of cattle using a video recorded on farm – A pilot study.
The 31st EFFoST International Conference. The European Federation of Food Science & Technology, 13.-16.11.2017 Sitges, Spain.
Abstract. Proceedings, 1 s.

Pasonen, P., Ranta, J., Tuominen, P.
Quantitative Risk Assessment of Listeria monocytogenes in Ready-to-eat Fish Products.
International Association of Food Protection Annual Meeting, 10.7.2017 Tampa, USA.
Poster.

Pastell, H., Salin, J.
Sugar profiling of unifloral honeys.
Eurocarb 2017, 2. - 6.7.2017, Barcelona, Spain.
Poster.

Pulkkinen,J., Kiuru, T., Koskela, J., Eriksson-Kallio, A.-M., Aalto, S., Tiirola, M., Vielma, J.
Water quality, histopathology and nitrification bacteria using combinations of fixed bed and moving bed bioreactors in RAS.
4th NordicRAS Workshop on Recirculation Aquaculture Systems, 12. - 13.10. 2017 Aalborg, Danmark.
Abstract. Abstract book, p. 45.

Raunio-Saarnisto, M., Laine, T., Nieminen, T.
Can Western Jackdaws be a risk to Finnish pig farms by transmitting Brachyspira hyodysenteriae?
9th European Symposium of Porcine Health Management, 3. - 5.5.2017 Prague,Czech Republic.
Poster. Programme Book, pp. BBD-055.

Ribeiro-Gonçalves, B., Machado, M.P., Silva, M., Halkilahti, J., Jaakkonen, A., Palma, F., Ramirez, M., Rossi, M., Carriço J.A.
INNUENDO Platform: integrating High-Throughput Sequencing into bacterial foodborne pathogen surveillance.
Congress of Microbiology and Biotechnology (Microbiotec), 7. - 9.12.2017 Porto, Portugal.
Abstract, poster.

Ruokojärvi, P., Airaksinen, R., Keinänen, M., Kiviranta, H., Koponen, J., Mannio, J., Myllylä, T., Nieminen, J., Raitaniemi, J., Rantakokko, P., Venäläinen, E-R., Vuorinen, P.J., Jestoi, M.
Dioxin and PCB concentrations in Baltic salmon have decreased remarkably during the 2000's.
Dioxin 2017,20. - 25.8.2017, Vancouver, Canada.
Abstract. Abstract book.

Rönnqvist, M., Hakkinen, M., Hakola, S., Olkkola, S., Tuominen, P.
Pests as carriers of zoonotic bacteria on production farms – a pilot study.
IAFP's 13th European Symposium on Food Safety, 29. - 31.3.2017 Bryssel, Belgium.
Poster. Abstract book.

Sissonen, S., Huovilainen, A.. Kallio-Kokko, H.M., Katz, A., Kinnunen, P., Nokireki, T., Pelkola,K., Soini, H., Tarkka, E., Tonteri, E., Vapalahti, O., Salminen, M.
The Finnish Biosafety and Biosecurity Network: a bottom-up approach.
European Biosafety Association conference, 25.-28.4.2017 Madrid, Spain.
Poster.

Sissonen, S., Huovilainen, A., Kallio-Kokko, H.M., Katz, A., Kinnunen, P., Nokireki, T., Pelkola,K., Soini, H., Tarkka, E., Tonteri, E., Vapalahti, O., Salminen, M.
The Finnish Biosafety and Biosecurity Network: a bottom-up approach.
Global Health Security Agenda meeting 25-27.10.2017 Kampala, Uganda.
Poster.

Venäläinen, E.-R., Saraste, K.-L., Nieminen, J.
Selenium levels in cattle and pig in Finnish selenium monitoring programme.
Annual Workshop of the European Union Reference Laboratory for chemical elements in food of animal origin, 19. - 20.2017, Rooma Italy.
Poster. Abstract Book.