Selinger, Brent

 

Recent Submissions

  • Webb, Andrew L.; Kruczkiewicz, Peter; Selinger, L. Brent; Inglis, G. Douglas; Taboada, Eduardo N. (BioMed CentralArts and ScienceDepartment of Biological SciencesAgriculture and Agri-Food CanadaUniversity of LethbridgePublic Health Agency of Canada, 2015)
    Background Molecular typing methods are critical for epidemiological investigations, facilitating disease outbreak detection and source identification. Study of the epidemiology of the emerging human pathogen Arcobacter ...
  • Wang, Ou; Liang, Guanxiang; McAllister, Tim A.; Plastow, Graham; Stanford, Kim; Selinger, L. Brent; Guan, Le Luo (Public LIbrary of ScienceArts and ScienceDepartment of Biological SciencesUniversity of AlbertaLethbridge Research CentreAlberta Agriculture and ForestryUniversity of Lethbridge, 2016)
    Super-shedder cattle are a major disseminator of E . coli O157:H7 into the environment, and the terminal rectum has been proposed as the primary E . coli O157:H7 colonization site. This study aimed to identify ...
  • Thomas, Dallas K.; Lone, Abdul G.; Selinger, L. Brent; Taboada, Eduardo N.; Uwiera, Richard R.E.; Abbott, D. Wade; Inglis, G. Douglas (Public LIbrary of ScienceArts and ScienceDepartment of Biological SciencesAgriculture and Agri-Food Canada Research CentreUniversity of LethbridgePublic Health Agency of CanadaUniversity of Alberta, 2014)
    Campylobacteriosis incited by C. jejuni is a significant enteric disease of human beings. A person working with two reference strains of C. jejuni National Collection of Type Cultures (NCTC) 11168 developed symptoms ...
  • Costa, Estela; Uwiera, Richard R. E.; Kastelic, John P.; Selinger, L. Brent; Inglis, G. Douglas (BioMed CentralArts and ScienceDepartment of Biological SciencesLethbridge Research CentreUniversity of LethbridgeUniversity of Alberta, 2011)
    Background: The development of efficacious alternatives to antimicrobial growth promoters (AGP) in livestock production is an urgent issue, but is hampered by a lack of knowledge regarding the mode of action of AGP. ...
  • Alexander, Trevor W.; Yanke, Jay L.; Reuter, Tim; Topp, Ed; Read, Ronald R.; Selinger, L. Brent; McAllister, Tim A. (Biomed Central LtdArts and ScienceDepartment of Biological SciencesUniversity of VermontLethbridge Research CentreAgriculture and Agri-Food Research Centre (Ont.)University of CalgaryUniversity of Lethbridge, 2011)
    Background: Environmental transmission of antimicrobial-resistant bacteria and resistance gene determinants originating from livestock is affected by their persistence in agricultural-related matrices. This study investigated ...
  • Munns, Krysty D.; Zaheer, Rahat; Xu, Yong; Stanford, Kim; Laing, Chad R.; Gannon, Victor P. J.; Selinger, L. Brent; McAllister, Tim A. (Public Library of ScienceArts and ScienceDepartment of Biological SciencesLethbridge Research CentreUniversity of LethbridgeAgriculture and ForestryPublic Health Agency of Canada, 2016)
    Cattle are the primary reservoir of the foodborne pathogen Escherichia coli O157:H7, with the concentration and frequency of E. coli O157:H7 shedding varying substantially among individual hosts. The term ‘‘super-shedder” ...
  • Lone, Abdul G.; Selinger, L. Brent; Uwiera, Richard R. E.; Xu, Yong; Inglis, G. Douglas (Public Library of ScienceArts and ScienceDepartment of Biological SciencesLethbridge Research CentreUniversity of LethbridgeUniversity of Alberta, 2013)
    Background: Campylobacter jejuni causes enterocolitis in humans, but does not incite disease in asymptomatic carrier animals. To survive in the intestine, C. jejuni must successfully compete with the microbiota and overcome ...
  • Gruninger, Robert J.; Thibault, John; Capeness, Michael J.; Till, Robert; Mosimann, Steven C.; Sockett, R. Elizabeth; Selinger, L. Brent; Lovering, Andrew L. (Public Library of ScienceArts and ScienceDepartment of Biological SciencesDepartment of Chemistry and BiochemistryLethbridge Research and Development CentreUniversity of NottinghamUniversity of LethbridgeUniversity of Birmingham, 2014)
    Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus is an unusual d-proteobacterium that invades and preys on other Gram-negative bacteria and is of potential interest as a whole cell therapeutic against pathogens of man, animals and crops. PTPs ...