Ferrets as a model system for renal disease secondary to intestinal infection with Escherichia coli 0157:H7 and other Shiga toxin producing E. coli. 2002. Woods, Jon B.; Schmitt, Clare K.; Darnell, Stephen C.; Meysick, Karen C.; O’Brien, alison D. Journal of Infectious Diseases, Feb. 15, 2002, v. 185 (4), p. 550-554. ISSN: 0022-1899.

            NAL call no: 448.8 J821

            Descriptors: animal model, ferret, renal disease, infection. E. Coli.


The ferret as a model for vitamin A metabolism in carnivores. 2002. Raila, Jens; Gomez, Claudia; Schweigert, Florian J. Journal of Nutrition, Jun. 2002, v. 132 (6 Suppl. S2), p. 1787S-1789S. ISSN: 0022-3166.

            NAL call no: 389.8 J82

            Descriptors: kidney, excretory system, ferret, urine, digestive system, blood, plasma.


Laryngeal mask versus endotracheal tube in a ferret model. 2001. Brietzke, Scott E.; Mair, Eric A. Annals of Otology, Rhinology and Larynology, Sept. 2001, v. 110 (9), p. 827-833. ISSN: 0003-4894.

            Descriptors: respiratory failure, respiratory system, disease, infant model.


Animal models of bronchial asthma. 2000. Szelenyi, I. Inflammation Research, Dec, 2000, v. 49 (12), p. 639-654. ISSN: 1023-3830.

            NAL call no: RS122.A3

             Descriptors: allergic asthma, immune system disease, bronchial asthma.


Heliobacter mustelae infection of the ferret as a natural animal model for Heliobacter adherence studies. 2000. Ocroinin, T.; Clyne, M.; Drumm, B. Gut, Oct. 2000, v. 47 (Supplement 2), A4. ISSN: 0017-5749. XIIIth International Workshop on Gastroduodenal Pathology and Heliobacter pylori, Rome, Italy, Oct. 11-14, 2000.

            NAL call no: RC799.G8

            Descriptors: digestive system disease, bacterial, pathogenesis, duodenal ulcer.


Pigs and Ferrets as Models in Toxicology and Biological Safety Assessment. 2000. Gad, S.C. International Journal of Toxicology, May-Jun. 2000, v. 19 (3), p. 149-168. ISSN: 1091-5818.

            NAL call no: RA1190 J61

            Descriptors: toxicity testing, animal models, safety, pigs, ferrets, drug development.


Characterization of endothelin receptors in the anesthetized ferret: A novel model for investigating the functional ETB receptor subtypes. 1999. Krause, Stephen M.; Nolan, Nancy A.; Clayton, Franklin C.; Walsh Thomas F.; Williams, David L. Jr. Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology, Sept. 1999, v. 34 (3), p. 359-367. ISSN: 0160-2446.

            Descriptors: cardiovascular system, circulation, pharmacology, model.


Review of animal models in carotenoid research. 1999. Lee, C.M.; Boileau, A.C.; Boileau, T.W.M.; Williams, A.W.; Swanson, K.S.; Heintz, K.A.; Erdman, J.W. Jr. Journal of Nutrition, Dec. 1999, v. 129 (12), p. 2271-2277. ISSN: 0022-3166.

            NAL call no: 389.8 J82

            Descriptors: retinol, carotenoids, animal models, metabolism, human nutrition.


The ferret as a model for myocardial infarct size reduction by use of a selection inhibitor. 1998. Klabunde, R.E.; Mulligan, L.J. Laboratory Animal Science, Oct. 1998, v. 48 (5), p. 529-532. ISSN: 0023-6764.

            NAL call no: 410.9 P94

            Descriptors: ferrets, myocardial infarction, animal models.


The host range of Chronic Wasting Disease is altered on passage in ferrets. 1998. Bartz, J.C.; Marsh, R.F.; Mckenzie, D.I.; Aiken, J.M. Virology, 1998, v. 251 (2), p. 297-301. ISSN: 0042-6822.

            NAL call no: 448.8 V81

            Descriptors: host range, animal models, chronic wasting disease, TSE.


Canine distemper virus (CDV) infection of ferrets as a model for testing Morbillivirus vaccine strategies: NYVAC and ALVAC based CDV recombinants protect against symptomatic infection. 1997. Stephensen, C.B.; Welter, J.; Thaker, S.R.; Taylor, J.; Tartaglia, J.: Paoletti, E. Journal of Virology, 1997, v. 71 (2), p. 1506-1513. ref. ISSN:0022-538X.

            NAL call no: QR360.J6

            Descriptors: canine distemper virus, vaccines, immunity, ferrets.


Further protection against antigenic drift of influenza virus in a ferret model by DNA vaccination. 1997. Donnelly, J.J.; Friedman, A.; Ulmer, J.B.; Liu, M.A. Vaccine, Jun. 1997, v. 15 (8), p. 865-868. ISSN: 0264-410X.

            NAL call no: QR189.V32

            Descriptors: immunization, vaccine, influenza virus, DNA.


Characterization and therapy for experimental infection by Heliobacter mustelae in ferrets. 1996. Czinn, S.J.; Bierman, J.C.; Diters, R.W.; Blanchard, T.G.; Leunk, R.D. Heliobacter, Mar. 1996, v. 1 (1), p. 43-51. ISSN: 1083-4389.

            Descriptors: Heliobacter infection, therapy, ferret, characterization.


A ferret model of electrical-induction of arterial thrombosis that is sensitive to aspirin. 1996. Schumacher, W.A.; Steinbacher, T.E.; Megill, J.R.; Durham, S.K. Journal of Pharmacological and Toxicological Methods, Feb. 1996, v. 35 (1), p. 3-10. ISSN: 1056-8719.

            NAL call no: QP901 J6

            Descriptors: ferret, animal model, arterial thrombosis, electrical induction, aspirin.


Relevance of the ferret model of Heliobacter-induced gastritis to evaluation of antibacterial therapies. 1996. Alder, J.D.; Ewing, P.J.; Mitten, M.J.; Oleksijew, A.; Tanaka, S.E. American Journal of Gastroenterology, Nov. 1996, v. 91 (11), p. 2347-2354. ISSN: 0002-9270.

            NAL call no: RC799.N33

            Descriptors: gastroenteritis, model, ferret, antibacterial therapies.


Small intestine transplantation using a ferret model. 1996. Squiers, E.C.; Kelley, S.E. Transplantation Proceedings, Oct. 1996, v. 28 (5), p. 2518. ISSN: 0041-1345.

            NAL call no: RD120.7.T68

            Descriptors: small intestine, transplantation, ferret, model, methods.


The ferret as a small animal model with BMU-based remodeling for skelatal research. 1995. Smith, P.N.; McOsker, J.E. Bone, Oct. 1995, v. 17 (4 Suppl.), p. 191S-196S. ISSN: 8756-3282.

            NAL call no: RC930 B65

            Descriptors: bone remodeling, physiology, osteoporosis, drug therapy.


Efficacy of adenovirus-vectored respiratory syncytial virus vaccines in a new ferret model. 1994. Hsu, Kuo Hom Lee: Lubeck, M.D.; Bhat, B.M.; Bhat, R.A.; Kostek, B.; Selling, B.H.; Mizutani, S.; Davis, A.R.; Hung, P.P. Vaccine, 1994, v. 12 (7), p. 607-612. ISSN: 0264-410X.

            NAL call no: QR189.V32

            Descriptors: adenovirus, vaccines, cloning vectors, immunology.


Profiles of emetic action of cisplatin in the ferret: A potential model of acute and delayed emesis. 1994. Rudd, J.A.; Jordan, C.C.; Naylor, R.J. European Journal of Pharmacology, Sept. 1994, v. 262 (1-2), p. R1-2. ISSN: 0014-2999.

            NAL call no: QP901.E8

            Descriptors: emetic action, cisplatin, delayed and acute emesis.


The ferret as a model for evaluation of the bioavailabilities of all-trans-beta-carotene and its isomers. 1993. White, W.S.; Peck, K.M.; Ulman, E.A.; Erdman, J.W. Jr. Journal of Nutrition, 1993, v. 123 (6), p. 1129-1139. ref. ISSN: 0022-3166.

            NAL call no: 389.8.J82

            Descriptors: beta-carotene, isomers, availability, animal models.


Intestinal uptake and lymphatic absorption of beta-carotene in ferrets: A model for human beta-carotene metabolism. 1992. Wang, X.D.; Krinsky, N.I.; Marini, R.P.; Tang, g.; Yu, J.; Hurley, R.; Fox, J.G.; Russell, R.M. American Journal of Physiology, 1992, v. 263 (4), p. G480-G486. ref. ISSN: 0002-9513.

            NAL call no: 447.8 AM3

            Descriptors: retinol, beta-carotene, absorption, models, uptake, lymph.


Evaluation of Campylobacter jejuni colonization of the domestic ferret intestine as a model of proliferative colitis. 1991. Bell, J.A.; Manning, D.D. American Journal of Veterinary Research, Jun. 1991, v. 52 (6), p. 826-832. ref. ISSN: 0002-9645.

            NAL call no: 41.8 AM3A

            Descriptors: disease models, intestines, colitis, pathogenesis, colonization.


The isolated buffer-perfused heart: A new model for the study of cardiac physiology and metabolism. 1991. Neubauer, S.; Ingwall, J.S. Lab Animal, Oct. 1991, v.25 (4), p. 348-353. ref. ISSN: 0023-6772.

            NAL call no: QL55.A1L3

            Descriptors: ferrets, heart, perfusion, animal models, hemodynamics.


Use of the ferret as a model for pediatric endotracheal intubation training. 1991. Powell, D.A.; Gonzales, C.; Gunnels, R.D. Laboratory Animal Science, Jan. 1991, v. 41 (1), p. 86-89. ref. ISSN: 0023-6764.

            NAL call no: 410.9.P94

            Descriptors: ferrets, animal models, tubes, larynx, trauma, training.


The ferret as a model for vasomotor biocompatibility testing of medical devices. 1989. Hoglind, J.; Bauer, E.; Berlin, C.; Nicholas, K.; Parisi, A.; Kirkpatrick, W. Laboratory Animal Science, Sept. 1998, v. 39 (5), p. 450-452. ref. ISSN: 0023-6764.

            NAL call no: 410.9.P94

            Descriptors: medical research, ferrets, equipment blood vessels, blood pressure, models.


Guidelines for the use of the ferret as a model for pediatric endotracheal intubation training. 1989. Powell, Douglas A.; Gonzales, Carlos. Dept. of Laboratory Animal Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 1989, 13 p. (1) leaves. ill. ref.

            NAL call no: SF407.F39P6

            Descriptors: animal models in research, trachea, intubation, laboratory animals.


Viral disease models. 1988. Pearson, R.C.; Gorham, J.R. Biology and Diseases of the Ferret. James D. Fox (Ed.). Philadelphia: Lea and Febiger, 1988, p. 305-314. ISBN: 0812111397.

            NAL call no: SF407.F39B56

            Descriptors: ferrets, viral diseases, disease models, immunization.


Campylobacter jejuni infection in the ferret: An animal model of human Campylobacteriosis. 1987. Fox, J.G.; Ackerman, J.I.; Taylor, N.; Claps, M.; Murphy, J.C. American Journal of Veterinary Research, Jan. 1987, v. 48 (1), p. 85-90. ref. ISSN: 0002-9645.

            NAL call no: 41.8 AM3A

            Descriptors: ferrets, campylobacter, disease models, human diseases.


The ferret as a replacement for the dog in toxicity studies. 1986. Hart, J.E. Animal technology: Journal of the Institute of Animal Technology, 1986, v. 37 (3), p. 201-205. ref. ISSN: 0264-4754.

            NAL call no: QL55.I5

            Descriptors: ferrets, animal testing, alternatives, toxicity, drugs.


Use of ferrets in studies of the visual system. 1985. Jackson, C.A.; Hickey, T.L. Laboratory Animal Science, Jun. 1985, v. 35 (3), p. 200-210. ill. ISSN: 0023-6764.

            NAL call no: 410.9.P94

            Descriptors: ferrets, animal experiments, vision.

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