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  • General Session Presentations
  • 2014 Regional Meeting

    August 04, 2014 12:00 AM - August 06, 2014 12:00 AM

    General Session Presentations

    The Use of Antimicrobials in the Prevention and Cure of Mastitis: What is Our Responsibility – Industry View

    • Tony J. Simon

    The Use of Antimicrobials in Prevention and Cure of Mastitis: What Is Our Responsibility

    • Tine van Werven

    Antimicrobials for Bovine Mastitis; Regulations and Monitoring of Sales in the EU

    • Jordi Torren-Edo ;
    • Kari Grave ;
    • David Mackay

    Fifty Years of Milk Quality Control in Flanders: An Overview

    • Luc H. De Meulemeester

    Risks, Realities and Responsibilities Associated with Mastitis Treatments

    • Pamela L. Ruegg

    Dry Cow Management

    • Marguerite Cameron ;
    • Greg P. Keefe

    Immunity and Mastitis

    • Lorraine M. Sordillo

    Selection for Mastitis Resistance

    • Gina M. Pighetti

    Update on Contagious Mastitis: Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus agalactiae

    • John R. Middleton

    Update on Emerging Pathogens: Mycoplasma and Prototheca

    • Lawrence K. Fox

    Environment: Biological, Physical and Chemical Interactions Affecting Mastitis

    • Joseph S. Hogan

    Update on Opportunistic Pathogens: Coagulase-Negative Staphylococci

    • Suvi S. Taponen ;
    • Heli K. Simojoki

    Liner Mapping and Teat Health

    • Ian C. Ohnstad

    Udder Health Programs of the World

    • Theo J.G.M. Lam ;
    • Sarne De Vliegher

    Poster Presentations

    The effect of parity, age and season on somatic cell count of dairy cows with subclinical mastitis

    • Ahmet Sabuncu ;
    • Sinem Ozlem Enginler ;
    • Emek Dumen

    Effect of intravenous infusion of hypertonic saline on the treatment of cows with Escherichia coli mastitis

    • Hossein Hamali ;
    • Ahmad Bargi ;
    • Katayon Nofouzi ;
    • Adel Saberivand

    Association of CXCR1 gene polymorphisms with incidence rate of clinical mastitis, and test-day somatic cell count and milk production

    • Joren Verbeke ;
    • Mario Van Poucke ;
    • Luc Peelman ;
    • Sofie Piepers ;
    • Sarne De Vliegher

    Analyses of eicosanoid profiles in the milk of cows with Escherichia coli mastitis as potential targets for intervention

    • Jeff Gandy ;
    • Vengai Mavangira ;
    • Lorraine Sordillo

    Bovine blood neutrophil function is altered by stage of lactation but not by nutrient supply

    • Yang Qu ;
    • Theodore Elsasser ;
    • Kasey Moyes

    Post milking teat disinfection: Effectiveness of teat coverage using a vacuum operated teat spray system

    • Brian Pocknee ;
    • Ian Ohnstad ;
    • Colin Kingston

    Association between acute phase protein concentration and PCR-diagnosed mastitis pathogens in the cow composite milk

    • Piret Kalmus ;
    • Toomas Orro

    Identification and prevalence of coagulase-negative Staphylococcus species in Sardinian dairy sheep herds

    • Simone Dore ;
    • Sebastiana Tola ;
    • Ennio Bandino ;
    • Pierangela Cabras ;
    • Giovanni Antonio Carboni ;
    • Vittoria D’Ascenzo ;
    • Manuele Liciardi ;
    • Stefano Lollai ;
    • Carla Longheu ;
    • Antonio Vidili ;
    • Eugenia Agnese Cannas

    Role of virulence factors in determining subclinical mastitis in dairy Sarda sheep experimentally infected with Staphylococcus epidermidis

    • Simone Dore ;
    • Stefano Lollai ;
    • Sebastiana Tola ;
    • Manuele Liciardi ;
    • Ilaria Duprè Giovanni Sotgiu ;
    • Paola Nicolussi ;
    • Giovanni Antonio Pilo ;
    • Eugenia Agnese Cannas

    Evaluation of milk somatic cell count as indicator of quarters for bacteriological culturing of high somatic cell count cows

    • Reshat Jashari ;
    • Sofie Piepers ;
    • Sarne De Vliegher

    A survey among Swedish veterinarians concerning treatment of clinical mastitis in dairy cows

    • Karin Persson Waller ;
    • Vanja Hårdemark ;
    • Anna Duse

    Diagnostic properties of three udder-health indicators in identifying cows with intramammary infection

    • Ann Nyman ;
    • Karin Persson Waller ;
    • Ulf Emanuelson ;
    • Torben Larsen ;
    • Torben Werner Bennedsgaard

    Determination of the probability of cure of mastitis by cell differentiation

    • Sonja Degen ;
    • Martina Hoedemaker ;
    • Volker Krömker

    Bacteria count in cotton towels after standard wash procedure

    • Michael Farre

    Milk amyloid A in the laboratory diagnosis of mastitis

    • Gabriel Kováč ;
    • Csilla Tóthová ;
    • Oskar Nagy ;
    • Tibor Vozár

    Efficacy of a cephalexin-kanamycin intramammary treatment of clinical mastitis: some European field data

    • Elke Abbeloos ;
    • Monique Driesse ;
    • Sofie Piepers

    The use of antimicrobials on dairy farms in Flanders, Belgium

    • Marina Stevens ;
    • Sofie Piepers ;
    • Sarne De Vliegher

    Susceptibility of mastitis pathogens to a cephalexin-kanamycin combination across Europe

    • Karlien Supré ;
    • Marc Saulmont ;
    • Thomas Peter ;
    • Antón Esnal de la Presa ;
    • Ingrid Botvliet ;
    • Andrew Biggs ;
    • Elke Abbeloos

    What guides bovine teat macrophage heterogeneity? Teat macrophage subpopulations and the role of chemokines in their development

    • Hans-Joachim Schuberth ;
    • Wolfram Petzl ;
    • Jamal Hussen

    What guides bovine teat macrophage heterogeneity? Bovine monocyte subpopulations and their differentiation into macrophages

    • Jamal Hussen ;
    • Wolfram Petzl ;
    • Hans-Joachim Schuberth

    Effect of antioxidant preparations, nonsteroid anti-inflammatory drug and an immunomodulator on blood antioxidant status of cows with clinical form of mastitis

    • Hanna Markiewicz ;
    • Marek Gehrke ;
    • Zdzisław Gajewski

    Impact of intramammary treatment on gene expression profiles and leukocyte recruitment in bovine Escherichia coli mastitis

    • Anja Sipka ;
    • Suzanne Klaessig ;
    • Gerald E. Duhamel ;
    • Jantijn Swinkels ;
    • Pascal Rainard ;
    • Ynte Schukken

    Lymphocyte subsets: interdependence of healthy and infected udder quarters

    • Maiara Blagitz ;
    • Fernando Souza ;
    • Camila Batista ;
    • Bruna Santos ;
    • Claudia Stricagnolo ;
    • Andrea Parra ;
    • Luis Fernando Azevedo ;
    • Alice Della Libera

    Effect of bovine leukemia virus infection on milk lymphocyte subsets and milk B cell apoptosis

    • Maiara Blagitz ;
    • Fernando Souza ;
    • Camila Batista ;
    • Kamila Santos ;
    • Bruna Santos ;
    • Claudia Stricagnolo ;
    • Andrea Parra ;
    • Luis Fernando Azevedo ;
    • Alice Della Libera

    Effect of dry cow antimicrobial therapy and teat sealant on the percentage of milk polymorphonuclear leukocytes during the early post-partum period

    • Jéssica Marochi ;
    • Gracieli Ferreira ;
    • Maria Andreguetti ;
    • Marla Schneider ;
    • Lindomar Pessoa ;
    • Pedro Moreira ;
    • Érica Guirro ;
    • Fernando Souza ;
    • Alice Della Libera ;
    • Maiara Blagitz

    First episode clinical Staphylococcus aureus mastitis: comparison of two intramammary 3-day treatments

    • Guillermo J.B. Ladaga ;
    • Roberto L. Perna ;
    • Eduardo V. Moras ;
    • Federico Pont-Lezica ;
    • Gabriel de Erausquin

    Effect of vaccination against mastitis during lactation on dynamic of Staphylococcus aureus infection

    • Fernando Souza ;
    • Adriano Cunha ;
    • Dalila Rosa ;
    • Maria Aparecida Brito ;
    • Letícia Mendonça ;
    • Alessandro Guimarães ;
    • Maiara Blagitz ;
    • Alice Della Libera ;
    • Marcos Heinemann ;
    • Mônica Cerqueira

    Milk prolactin response after induced intramammary infection with coagulase-negative staphylococci in dairy heifers

    • Kristine Piccart ;
    • Sofie Piepers ;
    • Joren Verbeke ;
    • Noelita Melo de Sousa ;
    • Jean-François Beckers ;
    • Sarne De Vliegher

    Udder health in a Danish compost bedded pack barn

    • Line Svennesen Carsten Enevoldsen ;
    • Bjarne Bjerg ;
    • Ilka Christine Klaas

    Adhesion and resistance to phagocytosis in Streptococcus uberis clinical and subclinical isolates in bovine mastitis

    • Tiina Salomäki ;
    • Joanna Hintukainen ;
    • Antti Iivanainen

    Classification of udder health status of dairy cows and herds by use of time series data of lactate dehydrogenase

    • Christina Petersen ;
    • Carsten Ridder ;
    • Kristina Nielsen ;
    • John Christensen ;
    • Jens Blom

    Management practices associated with achieving milk quality premiums in Flemish dairy herds

    • Pieter Passchyn ;
    • Sofie Piepers ;
    • Sarne De Vliegher

    Effect of intramammary infections with coagulase-negative staphylocci in early lactating dairy heifers on the quarter somatic cell count and quarter daily milk yield throughout first lactation

    • Dimitri Valckenier ;
    • Sofie Piepers ;
    • Sarne De Vliegher

    Incidence of Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus species on a commercial dairy farm before and after using pre-milking disinfection (2010-2014)

    • Goran Bačić ;
    • Nino Mačešić ;
    • Tugomir Karadjole ;
    • Nikica Prvanović Babić ;
    • Martina Lojkić ;
    • Marina Pavlak

    Genetic variation among isolates of Streptococcus dysgalactiae and Streptococcus uberis collected from cases of bovine clinical mastitis

    • Åsa Lundberg ;
    • Anna Aspán ;
    • Karin Persson Waller

    Quantitative stereological analysis of teat tissue composition

    • Wolfram Petzl ;
    • Monique Lind ;
    • Hans-Joachim Schubert ;
    • Holm Zerbe

    Immunomodulatory mastitis prevention post partum

    • Wolfram Petzl ;
    • Katharina Zimprich ;
    • Hans-Joachim Schubert ;
    • Holm Zerbe

    Farmers’ motivation towards mastitis improvement in a multi-arm randomized field trial

    • Bart van den Borne ;
    • Aurélie Tschopp ;
    • Martin Reist ;
    • Michèle Bodmer ;
    • Thomas Kaufmann ;
    • Adrian Steiner ;
    • Marie-Eve Cousin

    A case report: Transmission of Streptococcus agalactiae could not be related to known human contact to other infected farms

    • Jørgen Katholm Uffe B.S. Sørensen $lastName ;
    • Torben W Bennedsgaard

    A case study of a novel approach to mastitis vaccination in two dairy herds in the United Kingdom

    • Robert B.S. Drysdale

    Genotyping of Staphylococcus aureus from clinical mastitis in a commercial dairy farm

    • Martina Besozzi ;
    • Clara Locatelli ;
    • Claudia Pollera ;
    • Camilla Luzzago ;
    • Paola Cremonesi ;
    • Bianca Castiglioni ;
    • Nicola Rota ;
    • Antonio Casula ;
    • Roger Guix ;
    • Valerio Bronzo ;
    • Paolo Moroni

    Multiple cases of mecC-MRSA in a Bavarian dairy herd

    • Katharina Schlotter ;
    • Reglindis Huber-Schlenstedt ;
    • Armin Gangl ;
    • Helmut Hotzel ;
    • Stefan Monecke ;
    • Elke Müller ;
    • Annett Reißig ;
    • Sabine Proft ;
    • Ralf Ehricht

    Control of mastitis and somatic cell count in Mediterranean buffaloes using inactivated vaccine: comparison of two clinical trials

    • Jacopo Guccione ;
    • Antonella Pesce ;
    • Diego Piantedosi ;
    • Caterina Salzano ;
    • Angela De Rosa ;
    • Gianni Tedeschi ;
    • Silvia Fabbri ;
    • Paolo Ciaramella

    Detection of major mastitis pathogens by real-time polymerase chain reaction in absence of major-pathogen growth by culturing

    • Karlien Supré ;
    • Koen Lommelen ;
    • Luc De Meulemeester

    In vitro growth inhibition of bovine intramammary streptococci against oxacillin

    • Karlien Supré ;
    • Koen Lommelen ;
    • Luc De Meulemeester

    Bacteriological etiology of mastitis in Finland

    • Johanna Vakkamäki ;
    • Suvi Taponen ;
    • Anna-Maija Heikkilä ;
    • Satu Pyörälä

    Comparison of diagnostic tests for detection of udder health status in Mediterranean Buffalo

    • Jacopo Guccione ;
    • Antonella Pesce ;
    • Marcus Doherr ;
    • Francesca Garofalo ;
    • Antonio Di Loria ;
    • Angela De Rosa ;
    • Arian Steiner ;
    • Paola Ciaramella

    Observation of mastitis parameters in three herds before and during the first 12 months of a vaccination program

    • Andrew Biggs ;
    • Daniel Zalduendo

    Spatial distribution and association between temperature and coliform concentration in a compost bedded pack

    • Ana Oliveira ;
    • Samuel Fávero ;
    • Fábio Portilho ;
    • Arthur Almeida ;
    • Cassiano Victória ;
    • Hélio Langoni ;
    • José Pantoja

    Factors associated with bedding concentration of environmental mastitis pathogens on compost bedded pack dairies

    • Samuel Fávero ;
    • Fábio Portilho ;
    • Ana Oliveira ;
    • Hélio Langoni ;
    • José Pantoja

    On-farm employee education programs, empowering milk quality teams

    • G. Andres Contreras ;
    • Ronald Erskine

    Sample size calculation for non-inferiority teat dip trials conducted in pasture based systems

    • Paulo César Duque-Madrid ;
    • Alejandro Ceballos-Marquez ;
    • Mario López-Benavides ;
    • Néstor Alonso Villa-Arcila ;
    • Sebastián Sánchez-Arias ;
    • Marcos Muñoz-Domón

    The effect of sampling technique on the PCR-based bacteriological results of milk samples

    • Heidi Hiitiö ;
    • Heli Simojoki ;
    • Suvi Taponen ;
    • Piret Kalmus ;
    • Jani Holopainen ;
    • Satu Pyörälä

    Effect of vitamin D metabolites on Staphylococcus aureus invasion into bovine mammary epithelial cells

    • Yuan Yue ;
    • Charlotte Lauridsen ;
    • Søren K. Jensen ;
    • Stig Purup

    The mammary immune response is specific for bacterial species and bacterial strains

    • Olga Wellnitz ;
    • Rupert M. Bruckmaier

    Development of AMS in the Nordic countries from 1996 - 2013

    • Snorri Sigurdsson ;
    • Jørgen Katholm

    Udder health management in modern dairy farms

    • Mari Hovinen ;
    • Timo Hurme ;
    • Kristiina Sarjokari ;
    • Marianna Norring ;
    • Leena Seppä-Lassila ;
    • Timo Soveri

    Interpretation of Mycoplasma bovis PCR testing in bulk tank and DHI samples from cattle herds

    • Jørgen Katholm ;
    • Mette Bisgaard Petersen ;
    • Liza Rosenbaum Nielsen ;
    • Kaspar Krogh

    Success of a natural exposure mastitis trial over a three month period to demonstrate the efficacy of a novel iodine barrier teat disinfectant

    • Mario Lopez-Benavides ;
    • Alfonso Lago ;
    • Tom Hemling

    Parameters for describing the relation between pressure at the teat tip during milking and their connection to development of hyperkeratosis

    • Ute Müller ;
    • Martin Spohr ;
    • Franz Uhlenbruck

    Systematic review and meta-analysis of the effect of selenium supplementation on udder health in cattle

    • Claudia Cobo ;
    • Néstor Villa ;
    • Paulo Duque ;
    • Jeff Wichtel ;
    • Javier Sánchez ;
    • Alejandro Ceballos

    Milk yield, reticulorumen temperature, rumination time, and neck activity changes around mastitis

    • Amanda Sterrett ;
    • Barbara Wadsworth ;
    • Katherine Akers ;
    • Joey Clark ;
    • Constance Wood ;
    • Kristen McQuerry ;
    • Robert Harmon ;
    • Michelle Arnold ;
    • William Silvia ;
    • Jeffrey Bewley

    Mastitis control: the use of a vaccine

    • Elena de Torres ;
    • Guillermo Sierra ;
    • Fernanda Zorrilla

    Social influences on clinical mastitis treatment

    • Jantijn Swinkel ;
    • Aniek Hilkens ;
    • Veit Zoche-Golob ;
    • Volker Krömker ;
    • Manon Buddiger ;
    • Jolanda Jansen ;
    • Theo Lam

    Performance of a hydrogen peroxide teat disinfectant

    • Anouk Lanckriet ;
    • Sarah Couder ;
    • Tom Hemling ;
    • Elisabeth French

    Motivations for frequent SCC indications in mastitis management

    • Anneke Gouw ;
    • Vera Voogt ;
    • Rik van der Tol ;
    • Arjen van der Kamp

    Risk factors for Staphyloccocus aureus in bulk tank milk

    • Ingrid den Uij ;
    • Jantijn Swinkels ;
    • Christian Scherpenzeel ;
    • Michel Swarts ;
    • Hans Miltenburg

    Use of bulk tank milk culture on Dutch dairy farms

    • Hans Miltenburg ;
    • Ingrid den Uijl ;
    • Christian Scherpenzeel ;
    • Michel Swarts ;
    • Jantijn Swinkels

    Evaluation of the use of dry cow antibiotics in low somatic cell count cows

    • Christian Scherpenzeel ;
    • Ingrid den Uijl ;
    • Gerdien van Schaik ;
    • Richard Olde Riekerink ;
    • Judith Keurentjes ;
    • Theo Lam

    Retrospective analysis of Prototheca bovine mastitis in the northwest of Portuguese dairy farms

    • Sara Marques ;
    • Eliane Silva ;
    • Gertrude Thompson

    Studies of Staphylococcus aureus infection in mammary epithelial cells

    • Karin Artursson ;
    • Mikaela Magnusson ;
    • Jenny Schelin ;
    • Jonas Bergquist

    Herd level risk factors associated with the presence of coagulase-negative Staphylococcus species in bulk milk

    • Anneleen De Visscher ;
    • Freddy Haesebrouck ;
    • Sofie Piepers ;
    • Karlien Supré ;
    • Sarne De Vliegher

    Effect of clinical mastitis on conception rate before and after mastitis occurrence in Holstein dairy cows

    • Mehran Farhoudi ;
    • Mohammad Shams ;
    • Davoud Naseri ;
    • Bahram Salasel ;
    • Orang Ataee

    Evaluation of electrical conductivity (EC) measurement for detection of subclinical mastitis

    • Martina Baumgartner ;
    • Kathrin Hecker ;
    • Vera Adams ;
    • Thomas Wittek

    Germicidal activity of a new teat disinfectant containing copper

    • Juan Kruze ;
    • Alejandra Ganga ;
    • Fernando Ulloa ;
    • Armin Mella

    Use of mass spectrometry for rapid identification of pathogens causing subclinical mastitis

    • Patrícia A.C. Braga ;
    • Juliana R. Barreiro ;
    • Christina R. Ferreira ;
    • Juliano L. Gonçalves ;
    • Tiago Tomazi ;
    • Daniele C. Beuron ;
    • Marcos N. Eberlin ;
    • Marcos V. dos Santos

    Efficiency of sanitizing agents against Prototheca species isolated from bovine subclinical mastitis

    • Juliano L. Gonçalves ;
    • Sarah H.I. Lee ;
    • Eurico de P. Arruda ;
    • Débora P. Galles ;
    • Vinícius C. Caetano ;
    • Cristina S. Cortinhas ;
    • Carlos A.F. Oliveira ;
    • Andrezza M. Fernandes ;
    • Marcos V. dos Santos

    Biofilm-producing ability of Prototheca species isolated from bovine subclinical mastitis

    • Juliano L. Gonçalves ;
    • Sarah H.I. Lee ;
    • Eurico de P. Arruda ;
    • Débora P. Galles ;
    • Vinícius C. Caetano ;
    • Carlos A.F. Oliveira ;
    • Andrezza M. Fernandes ;
    • Marcos V. dos Santos

    Economic assessment of an on-farm culture system used in a selective dry cow therapy program

    • Marguerite Cameron ;
    • Greg Keefe ;
    • Jean-Philippe Roy ;
    • Reuben Domike ;
    • Ian Dohoo

    CellCheck: a collaborative approach to milk quality in Ireland

    • Finola McCoy ;
    • Joe O'Flaherty ;
    • Karol Harvey

    Interdependence of quarters towards intramammary infection with coagulase negative staphylococci during the dry period and the effect of internal teat sealants

    • Marguerite Cameron ;
    • Greg Keefe ;
    • Jean-Philippe Roy ;
    • Ian Dohoo

    Evaluation of cow-level selective dry cow therapy based on diagnosis by milk leucocyte differential

    • Mitchell Hockett ;
    • Martha Payne ;
    • Rudy Rodriguez

    Milk leucocyte differential diagnosis as a tool to guide quarter-level, selective dry cow therapy

    • Mitchell Hockett ;
    • Martha Payne ;
    • Rudy Rodriguez