Artiklar och mötessammandrag 2008

Artiklar

A. Aarnisalo, E. Vihavainen, L. Rantala, R. Maijala, M.-L. Suihko, S. Hielm, P. Tuominen, J. Ranta, L. Raaska
Use of microbiological analyses for risk-based control of Listeria monocytogenes in marinated broiler legs.
International Journal of Food Microbiology 2008: Vol. 121, pp. 275-284.
P. Anttila, A. Romakkaniemi, J. Kuusela, P. Koski
Epidemiology of Gyrodactylus salaris (Monogenea) in the River Tornionjoki, a Baltic wild salmon river.
Journal of Fish Diseases 2008: Vol. 31, pp. 373-382.
B. Bleijelevens, T. Shivarattan, E. Flashman, Y. Yang, P.J. Simpson, P. Koivisto, B. Sedgewick, C.J. Schofield, S.J. Matthews
Dynamic states of the DNA repair enzyme AlkB regulate product release.
EMBO reports: 2008, 6 p. Published online.
E. Fuglei, A. Stien, N.G. Yoccoz, R.A. Ims, N.E. Eide, P. Prestrud, P. Deplazes, A. Oksanen
Spatial distribution of Echinococcus multilocularis, Svalbard, Norway.
Emerging Infectious Diseases 2008: Vol. 14, No. 1, pp. 73-75
R.S. Hendriksen, D.J. Mevius, A. Schroeter, C. Teale, E. Jouy, P. Butaye, A. Franco, A. Utinanae, A. Amado, M. Moreno, C. Greko, K.D.C. Stärk, C. Berghold, A.-L. Myllyniemi, A. Hoszowski, M. Sunde, F.M. Aarestrup
Occurrence of antimicrobial resistance among bacterial pathogens and indicator bacteria in pigs in different European countries from year 2002-2004 : the ARBAO-II study.
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica 2008: Vol. 50, No. 19. Open access.
R.S. Hendriksen, D.J. Mevius, A. Schroeter, C. Teale, D. Meunier, P. Butaye, A. Franco, A. Utinanae, A. Amado, M. Moreno, C. Greko, K. Stärk, C. Berghold, A.-L. Myllyniemi, D. Wasyl, M. Sunde, F.M. Aarestrup
Prevalence of antimicrobial resistance among bacterial pathogens and indicator bacteria in pigs in different European countries : 2002-2004.
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica 2008: Vol. 50, No. 28. Open access.
V. Hirvelä-Koski
The Fish pathogen Renibacterium salmoninarum : Growth in a microaerophilic atmosphere.
Veterinary Microbiology 2008: Vol. 127, pp. 191-195.
J. Husu-Kallio
Animal health and animal welfare – is it the same thing?
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica 2008: Vo. 50 (Suppl. 1):S2. Open access.
M. Isomursu, O. Rätti, O., P. Helle, T. Hollmén
Parasitized grouse are more vulnerable to predation as revealed by a dog-assisted hunting study. Annales Zoologici Fennici 2008: 45, pp. 496–502.
M. Jakava-Viljanen, A. Murros, A. Palva, K. Björkroth
Lactobacillius sorbius Konstantinov et al. 2006 is a later synonym of Lactobacillus amylovirus Nakamura 1981.
International journal of systematic and evolutionary microbiology 2008:58, pp. 910-913.
M. Jestoi
Emerging Fusarium-Mycotoxins Fusaproliferin, Beauvericin, Enniatins, And Moniliformin : A Review.
Critical Review in Food Science and Nutrition 2008: Vol. 40, pp. 21-49.
M. Jestoi, M. Kokkonen
Comparison of two sample preparation techniques for the determination of ochratoxin A in grains.
Journal of liquid chromatography & related technologies 2008: Vol. 31, No. 6, pp. 912-925.
M.N. Jestoi, S. Paavilainen-Huhtala, P. Parikka, T. Yli-Mattila
In vitro and in vivo mycotoxin production of Fusarium species isolated from Finnish grain.
Archives of Phytopathology and Plant Production 2008: Vol. 41, No. 8, pp. 545-558.
S. Kangas, J. Takkinen, M. Hakkinen, U.-M. Nakari, T. Johansson, H. Henttonen, L. Virtaluoto, A. Siitonen, J. Ollgren, M. Kuusi,
Yersinia pseudotuberculosis O:1 outbreak traced to raw carrots.
Emerging infectious diseases. 2008: Vol. 14, No.12, pp.1959-1961.
M. Katzav, P. Isohanni, M. Lund, M. Hakkinen, U. Lyhs
PCR assay for the detection of Campylobacter in marinated and non-marinated poultry products. Food Microbiology 2008: No. 25, pp. 908-914.
H. Kiviranta,P. Ruokojärvi, S. Laaksonen, A. Suutari, L. Rajakangas, A. Hallikainen PCDD/Fs, PCBs, and PBDEs in Finnish game and semi-domesticated animals in 2006-7. Organohalogen Compounds 2008: 70, pp. 1422-1425.
J. Koistinen, H. Kiviranta, P. Ruokojärvi, R. Parmanne, M. Verta, A. Hallikainen, T. Vartiainen
Organohalogen pollutants in herring from the northern Baltic Sea : Concentrations, congener profiles and explanatory factors.
Environmental Pollution 2008: Vol. 154, No. 2, pp. 172-183.
J. Kuusela, M.S. Zietara, J. Lumme
Description of Three New European Cryptic Specfies of Gyrodactylus Nordmann, 1832 Supported by Nuclear and Mitochondrial Phylogentic Characterization.
Acta Parasitologica 2008: Vol. 53, No. 2, pp. 120-126
S. Laaksonen, A. Oksanen, T. Orro, H. Norberg, M. Nieminen, A. Sukura
Efficacy of different treatment regimes against setariosis ( Setaria tundra, Nematoda: Filorioidea) and associated peritonitis in reindeer.
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica 2008: Vol. 50, No. 49. Open access.
S. Laaksonen, M. Solismaa, T. Orro, J. Kuusela, S. Saari, S. Nikander, A. Oksanen, A. Sukura
Setaria tundra microfilariae in Finnish semi-domesticated reindeer (Rangifer tarandus tarandus) and wild cervids.
Parasitology Research 2008: vol. 104, pp. 257-65
P. Lahti, A. Heikinheimo, T. Johansson, H. Koskela
Clostridium perfringens Type A Strains Carrying a Plasmid-Borne Enterotoxin Gene (Genotype IS1151-cpe or IS1470-likle-cpe) as a Common Cause of Food Poisoning.
Journal of Clinical Microbiology 2008: Vol. 46, No. 1, pp. 371-373.
T. Laine, T. Lyytikäinen, M. Yliaho, M. Anttila
Risk Factors for Post-Weaning Diarrhoea on Piglet producing Farms in Finland.
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica 2008: Vol. 50, No. 21. Open access.
R. Laukkanen, P. Ortiz Martínez, K.-M. Siekkinen, J. Ranta, R. Maijala, H. Korkeala
Transmission of Yersinia pseudotuberculosis in the pork production cahain from farm to S
slaughterhouse.
Applied and Environmental Microbiology 2008: Vol. 74, No. 17, pp. 5444-5450.
A. Lavikainen, V. Haukiniemi, M.J. Lehtinen, H. Henttonen, A. Oksanen, S. Meri
A Phylogeny of members of the family Taeniidae based on the mitochondrial cox1 and nad1 gene data.
Parasitology 2008: Vol. 135, No. 12, pp. 1457-1467.
E. Lindh, A. Huovilainen, O. Rätti, C. Ek-Kommonen, T. Sironen, E. Huhtamo, H. Pöysä, A. Vaheri, O. Vapaalahti
Orthomyxo-, paramyxo- and flavivirus infections in wild waterfowl in Finland.
Virology Journal 2008: Vol. 5. Open access.
S. Loncarevic, M. Økland, E. Sehic, H.S. Norli, T. Johansson
Validation of NMKL method No. 136 – Listeria monocytogenes, detection and enumeration in foods and feed.
Internationally Journal of Food Microbiology 2008: Vol. 31,No. 124 (2), pp.154-63.
T. Lyytikäinen, E. Kallio
Risk classification of Finnish pig farms by simulated Foot and mouth disease spread.
Society for veterinary epidemiology and preventive medicine. pp. 285-300.
E.J. Peeler, L. Alban, A. Russell and the SVEPM Executive Committee (eds.): Proceedings of a meeting held at Liverpool, UK 26th-28th of March 2008, ISBN 978-0-948073-84-7.
A. Metlin, L. Paulin, S. Suomalainen, E. Neuvonen, S. Rybakov, V. Mikhalishin, A. Huovilainen
Characterization of Russian rabies virus vaccine strain RV-97.
Virus Research 2008, pp. 242-247.
J.K. Niemi, H. Lehtonen, K. Pietola, T. Lyytikäinen, S. Raulo
Economic implications of potential classical swine fever outbreaks for Finnish pig production sector.
Preventive Veterinary Medicine 2008: Vol. 84, pp. 194-212.
A.C. Nilssen, M. Isomursu, A. Oksanen
The Moose throat bot fly Cephenemyia ulrichii larvae (Diptera: Oestridae) found developing in roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) for the first time.
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica 2008: Vol. 50, No. 14. Open access.
K. Patja, S. Vainiotalo, T. Laatikainen, L. Kuusimäki, K. Peltonen, E. Vartiainen
Exposure to environmental tobacco smoke at work, at home and at leisure time: a cross sectional population sample with passive monitoring measurements.
Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco 2008: 8, pp. 1327-1333.
A. Pitkälä, J. Koort, J. Björkroth
Identification and Antimicrobial Resistance of Streptococcus uberis and Streptococcus parauberis Isolated from Bovine Milk Samples.
Journal of Dairy Science 2008: Vol. 91, No. 10, pp. 4075-4081.
H. Ranta, T. Hokkanen, T. Linkosalo, L. Laukkanen, K. Bundestam
Male flowering of birch; spatial synchronization, year to year variation and relation of catkin numbers and airborne pollen counts.
Forest Ecology and Management 2008: No. 255, pp. 643-650.
H. Ranta, C. Sokol, S. Hicks, E. Kubin, S. Heino
How do airborne and deposition pollen samplers reflect the atmospheric dispersal of different pollen types? An example from northern Finland.
Grana 2008: No. 47, pp. 285-296.
U. Rikula, L. Nuotio, U.I. Laamanen. L. Sihvonen
Transmission of bovine viral diarrhoea virus through the semen of acutely infected bulls under field conditons.
Veterinary Record 2008: Vol. 162, pp. 79-82.
A. Siitonen, H. Kuronen, S. Pelkonen
Kotimainen salmonellatilanne : katsaus = Salmonella in Finland : Overview.
Suomen Eläinlääkärilehti 2008: vol. 114, nro 3, s. 139-144.
P. Siljamo, M Sofiev, E. Severova, H. Ranta, J Kukkonen, S Polevova, E. Kubin, A. Minin Sources, impact and exchange of early-spring birch pollen in Moscow region and Finland. Aerobiologia 2008: No. 24, pp. 211-230.
P. Siljamo, M. Sofiev, H. Ranta, T. Linkosalo, E. Kubin, R. Ahas, V. Jato, E. Genikhovich, K. Jatczak, J. Nekovar, A. Minin, V. Samodurov, E. Severova
Representativeness of point-wise phenological data observed in different parts of Europe. Global Ecology and Biogeography 2008: No. 1, pp 489-502.
M. Solismaa, S. Laaksonen, M. Nylund, E. Pitkänen, R. Airakorpi, A. Oksanen
Filarioid Nematodes in Cattle, Sheep and Horses in Finland.
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica 2008: Vol. 50, No. 20. Open access.
K. Thomson, M. Rantala, M. Huhtala, S. Pyörälä, L. Kaartinen
Cross-sectional prospective survey to study indication-based usage of antimicrobials in animals : Results of use in cattle.
BMC Veterinary Research 2008: vol. 4, No. 15. Open access.
K. H. Thomson, M.H.J. Rantala, T.K. Viita-Aho, O.M. Vainio, L.A. Kaartinen
Condition-based use of antimicrobials in cats in Finland : results from two surveys.
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery 2008.
H.-M. Voipio, T. Korhonen, T. Koistinen, H. Kuronen, S. Mering, T. Nevalainen
Durability and Hygiene of Aspen Tubes Used for Providing Environmental Complexity for Laboratory Rats.
Scandinavian Journal of Laboratory Animal Science 2008: Vol. 35, No. 2, pp. 107-115.
T. Yli-Mattila, S. Paavilainen, M.Jestoi, P. Parikka, V. Hietaniemi, T. Gagkaeva, T. Sarlin, A. haikara, S. Laaksonen, A. Rizzo
Real-Time PCR detection and quantification Fusarium poae, F. graminearum, F. sporotrichioides and F. langsethiae in cereal grains in Finland and Russia.
Archives of Phytopathology and Plant Protection 2008: Vol. 41, No. 4, pp. 243-260.

Mötessammandrag

U. Aamot, O. Elen, I.S. Hofgaard, G. Brodal, M. Jestoi, S. Klemsdal
Quantification of Fusarium spp. and mycotoxins in Norwegian wheat and oat.
Nordisk Network PhD-course (21.-28.6.2008 : Ås, Norway).
Poster and abstract.
T. Airas, S. Saari, T. Mikkonen, A.-M. Virtala, J. Pellikka, A. Oksanen, M. Isomursu, A. Sukura
Trichinella in the North.
Parasite infections of domestic animals in the Nordic countries – emerging threats and chalelenges, NKVet 2008 Symposium (8.-9.9.2008 : Helsinki, Finland).
Abstract, pp. 19-20.and oral presentation.
A.Asola, S.P. Powers, M. Jestoi
Determination of mycotoxins in oats by an application of multitoxin immunoaffinity columns and LC-MS/MS.
30th Mycotoxin Workshop (28.-30.4.2008 : Utrecht, The Netherlands).
Poster.
T. Autio, P. Syrjälä, M. Hautaniemi, U. Rikula, S. Pelkonen
Severe outbreak of malignant catarrhall fever (MCF) in a dairy herd.
15th World Buiatrics Congress (7-11.7.2008 : Budapest, Hungary).
Poster.
T. Autio, T. Pohjanvirta, A.Huovilainen, L. Sihvonen, S. Pelkonen S.
Evaluation of nasopharyngeal swabs in sampling for respiratory pathogens in calves.
15th World Buiatrics Congress (7.-11.7.2008 : Budapest, Hungary).
Poster
U. Bertelsen, J.-L. Dorne, M. Fernandez-Cruz, D. Renshaw, K. Peltonen, A. Anadon, A. Feil, P. Sanders, P. Wester, J. Fink-Gremmels
Risk assessment of coccidiostats after cross-contamination of feed : implications for animal and human health.
45th Concress of the European Societes of Toxicology (5.-8.10.2008 : Rhodes, Greece).
Poster.
M. Crohns, S. Saarelainen, J. Laitinen, K. Peltonen, H. Alho, P. Kellokumpu-Lehtinen Exhaled pentane as a marker of lipid peroxidation during radiotherapy for lung cancer . The annual meeting of the European Society for Medical Oncology ESMO (3.-6 .7. 2008 : Lugano, Switzerland).
Poster.
U. Eerola, H. Härtel, A. Oksanen, T. Soveri
Gastrointestinal helminths and lungworms in suckler cow beef herds in Southern Finland.
Parasite infections of domestic animals in the Nordic countries – emerging threats and chalelenges, NKVet 2008 Symposium (8.-9.9.2008 : Helsinki, Finland).
Poster, pp. 58-59.
S. Eerola, K. Hollebekkers, A. Hallikainen, K. Peltonen
Diet based exposure to acrylamide in Finland.
47rd Annual Meeting of the Society of Toxicology (SOT) (16.-20.2008 : Seattle, United States of America).
Poster.
C. Ek-Kommonen, M. Jonsson, T. Nokireki, E. Lindh, M. Isomursu, A. Huovilainen
Influenzavirus-A in Finnish wild birds-active and passive surveillance during 2003-2007.
ESCV 2008 Clinical Virology Annual Meeting (12.-15.3.2008 : Saariselkä, Finland).
Abstract Book, p. 45 and poster.
O. Elen, I.S. Hofgaard, G. Brodal, H.U. Aamot, M. Jestoi, S.S. Klemsdal
Fungicide treatment in field trials on different Fusarium spp. and mycotoxins.
10th International Fusarium workshop and International Fusarium genomics workshop 2008 (30.8.-2.9.2008 : Alghero, Italy).
Abstract and poster.
C. Eule, E. Rusanen, A. Pitkälä, E. Seuna
Listeria induced keratoconjunctivitis in heifers and calves.
European Society of Vetrinary Ophtalmonology (ESVO) Meeting (14.-18.52008 : Versailles, France).
Poster.
L. Haltia, A. Pitkälä, V. Myllys, T. Honkanen-Buzalski
Antimicrobial susceptibility of Staphylococci isolated from bovine mastitis in 13 Estonian dairy farms1998-1999.
International conference on mastitis control 2008 (30.9.-2.10.2008 : Haag, the Netherlands).
Poster. Abstract in Mastitis control 2008 from science to practice, pp. 313.
M. Hautaniemi, J. Tuimala, J. Lahdenperä, C.J. McInnes
Genomic features of Finnish reindeer parapoxvirus associated with the contagious mouth disease.
ESCV 2008 Clinical Virology Annual Meeting (12.-15.3.2008 : Saariselkä, Finland).
Abstract and poster.
M. Hautaniemi, J. Tuomala, N. Ueda, A. Mercer, J. Lahdenperä, C.J. McInness
The Genome sequence of Finnish reindeer parapoxvirus and its relatedness to PCPV and ORFV.
17th International poxvirus and iridovirus conference (7.6-12.6.2008 : Garinau, Germany).
Abstarct.
S. Heinikainen, N. Lindqvist, A. Siitonen, S. Pelkonen
MLVA subtyping of Salmonella Typhimurium DT1.
8th International Meeting on Microbial Epidemiological Markers (14.-17.5.2008 : Zakopane, Poland).
Abstract Book, pp. 186.
S. Heinikainen, A.-M. Tauriainen, T. Pohjanvirta, S. Pelkonen
Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia coli in Minced Beef. PEN (Pathogenic E. coli Network) Meeting (25.-26.9.2008 : Stockholm, Sweden).
Poster.
R. Holopainen
Ranavirus molecular detection and differentiation.
Annual meeting of TSE national Reference Laboratories, Workshop in diagnosis of the exotic fish diseases EHN and EUS ( 17.6-18.6.2008 : Denmark).
Abstract and poster.
R. Holopainen, H. Tapiovaara
Ranavirus detection and differentiation by PCR and RFLP.
ESCV 2008 Clinical Virology Annual Meeting (12.-15.3.2008 : Saariselkä, Finland).
Abstract Book, pp. 44 and poster.
P. Isohanni, M. Lund, M. Hakkinen, U. Lyhs
Comparison of conventional culture and polymerase chain reaction (PCR) assay for detection of Campylobacter in marinated and non-marinated poultry products.
21st International ICFMH Symposium “Evolving microbibal food quality and safety” (1.-4.9.2008 : Aberdeen, Scotland).
Abstract, Program and Abstract Book of the P N20, p 340.
M. Isomursu, A.C. Nilssen, A. Oksanen
The moose throat bot fly Cephenemyia ulrichii larvae (Diptera: Oestridae) found developing in roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) for the first time.
Parasite infections of domestic animals in the Nordic countries – emerging threats and challenges, NKVet 2008 Symposium (8.-9.9.2008 : Helsinki, Finland).
Poster, pp. 29-30.
M. Isomursu, N. Salin, A. Oksanen
Rare canine parasites survive in the wild fox population
Parasite infections of domestic animals in the Nordic countries – emerging threats and challenges, NKVet 2008 Symposium (8.-9.9.2008 : Helsinki, Finland).
Poster, pp. 44.
M. Isomursu, O. Rätti, P. Helle, T. Hollmén
intestinal parasite infection exposes grouse to canine predators.
Parasite infections of domestic animals in the Nordic countries – emerging threats and chalelenges, NKVet 2008 Symposium (8.-9.9.2008 : Helsinki, Finland).
Poster, pp. 63-64.
M. Isomursu, V. Hirvelä-Koski, L. Sihvonen, A. Siitonen
Hares as sentinels for Yersinia pseudotuberculosis in the ecosystem.
8th conference of the European Wildlife Disease Association (2.-5.2008 : Rovinj, Croatia).
Poster.
M. Jestoi, M. Kokkonen, S. Uhlig
What about the “other” Fusarium-mycotoxins?
5th World Mycotoxin Forum (17.-18.11.2008 : Noordwijk, The Netherlands).
Abstract.
P. Juntunen, H. Heiska, A.L. Myllyniemi, M.L. Hänninen
Treatment of pigs with tylosin selected erythromycin, ciprofloxacin and streptomycin resistance in Campylobacter coli strains.
Antimicrobial resistance in zoonotic bacteria and foodborne pathogens (15.-18.6.2008 : Copenhagen, Denmark).
Poster.
T. Juokslahti, T. Korhonen, A. Oksanen
Coccidiosis in farmed silver foxes (Vulpes vulpes) and blue foxes (Alopex Iagopus) in Finland : a case report.
Parasite infections of domestic animals in the Nordic countries – emerging threats and chalelenges, NKVet 2008 Symposium (8.-9.9.2008 : Helsinki, Finland).
Poster, pp. 37-38.
L. Kaartinen, L. London, M. Jakava-Viljanen
Variable antibody responses among rabies laboratory personnel.
ESCV 2008 Clinical Virology Annual Meeting (12.-15.3.2008 : Saariselkä, Finland).
Abstract Book, pp. 44 and poster.
A. Kaitala, R. Kortet, S. Härkönen, S. Laaksonen, H. Ylönen
Invasion of the moose ectoparasite Lipoptena cervi in Finland.
VIth International Moose Symposium (14.-20.08.2008 : Yakutsk, Russia)
Abstract, Proseedings pp. 37-39.
E. Kallio, L. Nuotio, T. Lyytikäinen
Truths and beliefs about questionnaire studies: Finnish cattle farmers don’t bother for gifts. Society of preventive epidemiology and veterinary medicine annual meeting (26.-28.3.2008 : Liverpool, United Kingdom).
Poster.
A. Kapanen, L. Maunuksela, M.Itävaara
Quality of composted, sewage sludge based soil improvers targeted for landscaping. CODIS2008 Compost and Digestatate: sustainability, benefits, impacts for the environment and for plant production (27.-29.2.2008 :Solothurn, Switzerland).
Extended abstract.
J. King, K. Ruohonen, T. Lyytikäinen
How the study of food intake as a dynamical system may provide an explanation for variable feeding responses to stress : Changes in forecasting error of feeding time series with increased plasma cortisol levels. British feeding and drinking group annual meeting.
BFDG Abstracts/Appetite 51, 762.
H. Kiviranta, P. Ruokojärvi, S. Laaksonen, A. Suutari, L. Rajakangas, A. Hallikainen
PCDD/Fs, PCBs, and PBDEs in Finnish Game and Semi-domesticated Animals in 2006-7. Dioxin 2008 (17.-22.8.2008 : Birmingham, United Kingdom).
Abstract.
S.S. Klemsdal, H.U. Aamot, E. Lysøe, J. Razzaghian, O. Elen, I.S. Hofgaard, M. Jestoi, G. Brodal
Fusarium infection and Mycotoxin content in wheat and oat after single or multiple artificial infection. 10th International Fusarium workshop and International Fusarium genomics workshop 2008 (30.8.-2.9.2008 : Alghero, Italy).
Abstract and poster.
M. Kokkonen, L. Ojala, P. Parikka, M. Jestoi
The effect of different aw/temperature -combinations on the mycotoxin production of Fusarium-strains isolated from Finnish grains.
10th International Fusarium Workshop (30.8-2.9.2008 : Alghero, Italy).
Poster and abstract in Journal of Plant Pathology 2008: 30 (3, Suppl.), pp. 83.
M. Kokkonen, L. Ojala, P. Parikka, M. Jestoi
Mycotoxin profiles of Fusarium species isolated from Finnish grains – determination with LC-MS/MS.
30th Mycotoxin Workshop 2008 (28.4-30.4.2008 : Utrecht, The Netherlands).
Poster.
S. Laaksonen, A. Oksanen
Vector-borne nematodes, emerging parasites in Finnish cervids.
Parasite infections of domestic animals in the Nordic countries – emerging threats and chalelenges, NKVet 2008 Symposium (8.-9.9.2008 : Helsinki, Finland).
Poster, pp. 22-24.
S. Laaksonen, A. Oksanen
Vector-borne nematodes, emerging parasites in Finnish cervids
VIth International Moose Symposium (14.-20.08.2008 : Yakutsk, Russia)
Abstract, Proseedings pp. 68-70
R. Laukkanen, P. Ortiz, K.-M. Siekkinen, J. Ranta, R. Maijala, H. Korkeala
Transmission of Yersinia pseudotuberculosis in the pork production chain from farm to slaughterhouse.
21st International ICFMH Symposium, Food Micro 2008, “Evolving Microbial Food Quality and Safety” (1.–4.9.2008 : Aberdeen, Scotland).
Abstract.
R. Laukkanen, M. Hakkinen, K. Aro, M. Fredriksson-Ahomaa, J. Lundén, T. Johansson, H. Korkeala
Comparison of methods for Isolation of pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica from pig faecal samples. In Program and Abstract Book of the 21st International ICFMH Symposium “Evolving microbibal food quality and safety” (1.-4.9.2008 : Aberdeen, Scotland).
Abstract, Program and Abstract Book of the PFF27, p. 492.
E. Lindfors, A. Niemi
Determination of lincosamides in milk by LC-MS/MS.
EuroResidue VI Conference on Residues of Veterinary Drugs in Food, (19. – 21.5.2008 : Egmond am See, The Netherlands).
Abstract in Proseedings. Poster.
T. Lyytikäinen, E. R. Kallio, L. Sahlström, T. Virtanen
Epidemiological consequences of networks in pig production.
International Workshop and Conference of Complex networks and their applications (23.-27.6.2008 : Norwich, United Kingdom).
Abstract, Proceedings of NetSci´08 23-27 June, Norwich Bioscience institutes, pp. 217 and poster.
S.-M. Manninen, A. Oksanen
Haemonchosis in a sheep flock in North Finland.
Parasite infections of domestic animals in the Nordic countries – emerging threats and chalelenges, NKVet 2008 Symposium (8.-9.9.2008 : Helsinki, Finland).
Poster, pp. 39-40.
S.-M. Manninen, A. Oksanen, S. Laaksonen
Cross-infection of gastrointestinal nematodes between winter corralled semi-domesticated reindeer (Rangifer tarandus tarandus) and sheep (Ovis aries).
Parasite infections of domestic animals in the Nordic countries – emerging threats and chalelenges, NKVet 2008 Symposium (8.-9.9.2008 : Helsinki, Finland).
Poster, pp. 62.
D. Matjushin, T. Virtanen, E. Huovinen, J. Ranta
Campylobacteriosis in humans : a Bayesian source attribution approach.
Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine (SVEPM) 26th Annual Conference (26.-28.3.2008 : Liverpool, United Kingdom).
Poster.
D. Matjushin, T. Virtanen, M. Hakkinen, H. Heiska, J. Ranta
Campylobacter surveillance in meat production animals in Finland : a time series model approach.
Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine (SVEPM) 26th Annual Conference (26.-28.3.2008 : Liverpool, United Kingdom).
Poster.
J.K. Niemi, H. Lehtonen, T. Lyytikäinen, E. Kallio
Market implications of FMD epidemics in the Finnish pig sector: Does market structure matter?
XIIth Congress of the European Association of Agricultural Economists EAAE 2008 Congress (26.-29.8.2008 : Ghent, Belgium).
Abstract and poster.
A. Niemi, M. Rajamäki, O. Vainio, K. Peltonen
Determination of ®- and (S) ketoprofen in porcine plasma by using mixed-mode solid phase extraction and subsequent LC/MS/MS analysis. EuroResidue VI (Egmond aan Zee, 19.-21.5.2008 : Egmond am See, The Nethelands).
Poster.
S.D. Nyberg, K. Thomson, A. Myllyniemi, K. Pelkola, J. Jalava, M. Rantala
Characteristics of clinical extended-spectrum b-lactamase-producing isolates from companion animals in Finland.
18th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (19.-22.4.2008 : Barcelona, Spain).
Poster.
A. Oksanen
Emerging parasite challenges.
Parasite infections of domestic animals in the Nordic countries – emerging threats and chalelenges, NKVet 2008 Symposium (8.-9.9.2008 : Helsinki, Finland).
Abstract, pp. 5 and oral presentation.
A. Pitkälä, P. Tuominen
Yersinia risks in the food chain. Food Micro 2008 – Evolving microbial food quality safety.
21st International ICFMH Symposium (1.-4.9.2008 : Aberdeen, United Kingdom).
Programme and Abstract book, pp. 296 and poster.
T. Pohjanvirta, K. Törmikoski, A.-L. Myllyniemi, S. Pelkonen
Molecular Characterization and Antimicrobial Resistance of Avian Pathogenic Escherichia coli. PEN (Pathogenic E. coli Network) Meeting (6.-7.3.2008 : Rome, Italy).
Poster.
K.W. Prestrud, K. Åsbakk, A. Oksanen, A. Näresalo, P. Jokelainen
Toxoplasna gondii in the Subarctic and Arctic
Parasite infections of domestic animals in the Nordic countries – emerging threats and chalelenges, NKVet 2008 Symposium (8.-9.9.2008 : Helsinki, Finland).
Abstract, pp. 18 and oral presentation.
M. Pursiainen, S. Viljamaa-Dirks, K. Määttänen
The production of plague-free crayfish offspring in aquaculture.
International Association of Astacology 17 Symposium (4.-8.2008 : Kuopio, Finland).
Poster and abstract book, pp.82.
H. Ranta, P. Siljamo, T. Linkosalo, M. Sofiev, K. Kübler, V. Jato, S. Jäger, E. Severova, M. Thibaudon.
Predicting inter-annual variation of birch pollination intensity in different parts of Europe.
4th European Symposium on Aerobiology (12.-16.8. 2008 : Turku, Finland).
Abstract and Oral presentation, 4th ESA Abstracts (2nd ed), p. 84.
H. Ranta, P. Satri.
Synchronized inter-annual fl uctuation of fl owering intensity affects the exposure to allergenic tree pollen in North Europe.
4th European Symposium on Aerobiology (12.-16.8 2008 : Turku, Finland).
Abstract and Oral presentation, 4th ESA Abstracts (2nd ed), p. 85.
J. Ranta, H. Rosengren, K. Suominen
Bayesian semiparametric survival model of the BSE epidemic and surveillance.
XXIVth International Biometric Conference (13.-18.7.2008 : Dublin, Ireland).
Poster.
J. Ranta, P. Tuominen, K.-M. Siekkinen
Role of inference in QRA.
1st International Meeting on Food Control Research.
Department of Food and Environmental Hygiene, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Helsinki. (5.─17.10.2008 : Helsinki, Finland).
Abstracts, pp. 26.
L. Rantala, T. Johansson, M. Nuppunen
Listeria monocytogenes in ready-to-eat fishery products : Occurrence and Diversity of PFGE types.
8th International Meeting on Microbial and Epidemiological Markers (14.-17.5.2008 : Zakopane, Poland)
Poster.
M. Rantala, K. Thomson, A.-L. Myllyniemi, A. Pitkälä, J. Seppänen, M. Kanerva, J. Vuopio-Varkila, A. Vainio, O. Lyytikäinen
Meticillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus in Horses and Horse Personnel at the Finnish Veterinary Teaching Hospital 2006-2007.
18th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (19.-22.4.2008 : Barcelona, Spain).
Poster. Abstract book ECCMID 18, pp. S416.
U. Rikula, I. Laamanen, L. Nuotio, E. Neuvonen
Why BVDV never conquered Finland?
7th Pestivirus Symposium (16.9.-19.9.2008 : Uppsala, Sweden).
Abstract.
H. Rosengren, K.-M. Siekkinen
Measuring vulnerability to exotic viral disease at poultry holdings.
Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine (SVEPM) 26th Annual Conference (26.-28.3.2008 : Liverpool, United Kingdom).
Poster.
V. Scussel, M. Rokka, A. Rizzo, M. Jestoi, K. Peltonen
Identification of deoxyvalenol conjugate by using UPLC/Q-TOF mass spectrometry.
30th Mycotoxin workshop 2008 (28.-30.4.2008 : Utrecht, The Netherlands).
Poster.
E. Seuna, S. Laaksonen, H. Rosengren
Risk based surveillance in reindeer in Finland.
Brucellosis 2008 international research conference (10.-13.9.2008 : London, United Kingdom).
Brucellosis of wildlife, pp. 138.
Poster and abstract.
K.-M. Siekkinen, J. Heikkilä, N. Tammiranta, H. Rosengren
The costs of biosecurity at the farm level : the case of Finnish broiler.
XIIth Congress of the European Association of Agricultural Economists (EAAE) “People, food and environments: global trends and European strategies” (26.–29.8.2008 : Ghent, Belgium).
Research of Agricultural and Applied Economics, conferences proceedings, 4 s.
Poster.
P. Siljamo, M. Sofiev, H. Ranta, T. Linkosalo.
Analysis and forecasts of the birch pollen season in Europe using atmospheric and biological models.
4th European Symposium on Aerobiology (12.-16.8. 2008 : Turku, Finland).
Abstract and Oral presentation, 4th ESA Abstracts (2nd ed), p. 83.
P. Siljamo, M. Sofiev, T. Linkosalo, H. Ranta (2008).
Sensitivity of the Numerical Betula Pollen Concentrations Forecasts to Different Temperature Sum Theresholds in Thermal-type Phenological Models for the First Flowering Day.
18th International Congress of Biometerorology (22.-26. 9.2008 : Tokyo, Japan).
Abstract and Oral presentation, Proceedings Pollen-O07.
H. Simojoki, S. Erkkilä, A. Pitkälä, S. Pyörälä
A Pilot Study on the Bacteriological Diagnostics of Bovine Mastitis Carried Out by Finnish Veterinarians.
XXV World Buiatrics Congress (6.-11.7.2008 : Budapest, Hungary).
Poster.
M. Sofiev, P. Siljamo, T. Linkosalo, H. Ranta
Numerical Modelling System for Short-term Forecasting the Pollen Season at Regional to Continental Scale
18th International Congress of Biometerorology (22.-26. 9.2008 : Tokyo, Japan).
Abstract and Oral presentation, Proceedings Pollen-O07.
C. Sokol, H. Ranta, S. Hicks, S. Heino, E. Kubin
How do airborne and deposition pollen samplers refl ect the atmospheric
dispersal of pollen? A case study from northern Finland.
4th European Symposium on Aerobiology (12.-16.8. 2008 : Turku, Finland).
Abstract and Poster, 4th ESA Abstracts (2nd ed), p. 45.
R. Sormunen-Cristian, M. Manninen, L. Jauhiainen, A. Oksanen
Effect of mixed grazing of suckler cows and lambs on faecal egg counts and animal performance.
In: A. Hopkins et al. (eds.): Biodiversity and animal feed : future challenges for grassland production : proceedings of the 22nd general meeting of the European Grassland federation (9.-12.6.2008 : Uppsala, Sweden).
Abstract Grassland Science in Europe 13: pp. 861-863.
L. Suojala, H. Simojoki, A.-L. Myllyniemi,A. Pitkälä, S. Pyörälä
Antimicrobial susceptibility of Escherichia coli isolated from acute bovine mastitis.
International conference on mastitis control 2008 (30.9.-2.10.2008 : Haag, the Netherlands).
Poster. Abstract in Mastitis control 2008 from science to practice, pp. 311.
K. Suominen, H. Rosengren
Impact of risk mitigation measures on relative BSE-infectivity load of cattle feed in Finland between 1990 and 2006.
Congress of the Society of Veterinary Medicine and Preventive Medicine (25..-28.3.2008 : Liverpool, United Kingdom).
Poster.
P. Syrjälä, A. Oksanen, M. Heinonen, O. Hälli, O. Peltoniemi
Metastrongylus sp. infection in a farmed wild boar (Sus scrofa) in Finland.
Parasite infections of domestic animals in the Nordic countries – emerging threats and chalelenges, NKVet 2008 Symposium (8.-9.9.2008 : Helsinki, Finland).
Poster, pp. 42-43.
P. Syrjälä, T. Herva, T. Pohjanvirta, T. Autio
Causes of calf losses in Finnish suckler cow herds.
XXV World Buiatrics Congress (6.-11.87.2008 : Budapest, Hungary).
Poster Abstract s. 241.
N. Tammiranta, L. Sahlström, H. Rosengren
Is there a risk of bluetongue in Finland?
Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine (SVEPM) 26th Annual Conference (26.-28.3.2008 : Liverpool, United Kingdom).
Poster.
H. Tapiovaara, S. Laaksonen, M. Jonsson, M. Hautaniemi, L. Kaartinen, S.L. Kivelä, L. London, L. Sihvonen
Survey for chronic wasting disease in Finnish cervids.
Neuroprion (2008 : Madrid, Spain).
Abstract.
P. Tuominen, A. Mikkelä, J. Ranta, H. Kuronen, K. Haukka, R. Rimhanen-Finne, M. Kuusi, S. Pelkonen, A. Siitonen
Foodbug – A method for the follow-up of the food safety metrics concerning Salmonella.
Food Micro 2008 – Evolving microbial food quality and safety.
21st International ICFMH Symposium (1.-4.9.2008 : Aberdeen, United Kingdom).
Programme and Abstract Book, pp. 295.
Abstract and poster.
P. Tuominen, M. Tuominen, E. Läikkö, M. Nurminen, T.-R. Seppänen, T. Nyyssönen,
M.-L.Hänninen
A risk-ranking tool for fish and meat processing plants.
Food Micro 2008 – Evolving microbial food quality and safety.
21st International ICFMH Symposium (1.-4.2008 : Aberdeen, United Kingdom).
Programme and Abstract Book, pp. 448.
Abstract and poster.
P. Tuominen, J. Ranta, R. Maijala
Adjusting food safety metrics towards ALOP.
Health risk assessment in the context of Food, Animals and Plant imports into the European Union (3.10.2008 : Paris, France).
Abstract.
P.Tuominen
Evaluating risk management options with risk assessment.
The First International Meeting on Food Control Research (15.-17.10.2008 : Helsinki, Finland).
Abstract.
S. Viljamaa-Dirks, H. Torssonen, S. Heinikainen
Detection of low-level infection of crayfish plague ( Aphanomyces astaci) from artificially infected noble crayfish (Astacus astacus) by Real-time PCR method.
International Association of Astacology 17 Symposium (4.-8.8.2008 : Kuopio, Finland).
Poster and abstract book, pp. 92.
T. Virtanen, D. Matjushin, J. Ranta
Campylobacter in Nordic countries – a full source attribution approach.
Food Micro 2008 (1.-4.9.2008 : Aberdeen, United Kingdom).
Programme and abstractbook PF5, pp.233.
H. Välimaa, J. Niemimaa, A. Oksanen, H. Henttonen
Sylvatic Trichinella reservoir not found among voles in Finland.
Parasite infections of domestic animals in the Nordic countries – emerging threats and chalelenges, NKVet 2008 Symposium (8.-9.9.2008 : Helsinki, Finland).
Poster, pp. 33.
T. Yli-Mattila, T. Lahtinen, S. Rämö, M. Kokkonen, A. Rizzo, M. Jestoi, V. Hietaniemi
Real-time PCR quantification of Fusarium DNA and correlation to mycotoxin levels in Finnish cereals.
10th International Fusarium workshop and International Fusarium genomics workshop 2008 (30.8.-2.9.2008 : Alghero, Italy).
Abstract and poster.