Research Archives

This index is accessible by subject area, and sorted within subject area by University and year. These listing includes projects funded by Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation since 1999, including our most recently funded projects. You can use the "Search" or "Find" function of your browser to look for keywords within each subject area. For more information on published papers as a result of these projects, you may contact our office at (859) 224-2850 or contactus@grayson-jockeyclub.org.



COLIC

Colonic Pathophysiology in Horses Administered Phenylbutazone
Louisiana State University
Principal Investigator: Rebecca S. McConnico
Co-PI: Rustin Moore
Years: 2002-2003 TOTAL - $68,261

Effect of Diet and Fluid Administration on Colonic Ingesta
Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center Virginia-Tech
Principal Investigator: Nathaniel A White II
Co-PI: Marco Lopes; Mark Crisman
Year: 2000 TOTAL - $35,037

Pathogenesis of Acid Injury in the Non-Glandular Region of the Equine Stomach
University of Tennessee
Principal Investigator: Frank M. Andrews
Co-PI: Steve Patton
Years: 1999-2000 TOTAL - $37,110

The Role of Volatile Fatty Acids and Calcium in Gastric Ulcer Disease
University of Tennessee
Principal Investigator: Frank M. Andrews
Co-PI: Jennifer Nadeau; Steve Patton
Years: 2001-2002 TOTAL - $68,825

Excitatory & Inhibitory Neuromuscular Transmission in the Horse Cecum
Washington State University
Principal Investigator: David A. Schneider
Co-PI: Gilbert Burnes
Years: 2001-2002 TOTAL - $52,203
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INFECTIOUS DISEASE

Development and Testing of Genetic Vaccines for Vesicular Stomatitis
Colorado State University
Principal Investigator: Richard A. Bowen
Years: 2000-2001 TOTAL - $48,020

EHV-1 Vaccines for Generation of Cytotoxic Lymphocytes
Colorado State University
Principal Investigator: D. Paul Lunn
Co-PI: S. Marulasiddappa
Years: 2004-2005 TOTAL - $95,650

Tetramers for Precise Measurement of Immunity to EHV-1
Colorado State University
Principal Investigator: D. Paul Lunn
Co-PI: Gisela Soboll; Julia Kydd; Nick Davis-Poynter ; Klaus Osterreider
Years: 2006-2007 TOTAL - $116,641

Development of an Equine In Vitro Respiratory Model to Study Virus-Host Interactions
Colorado State University
Principal Investigator: Gisela Soboll
Co-PI: Gabriele Landolt; D. Paul Lunn
Years: 2008-2009 TOTAL - $97,480

Neuropathogenesis of EHV-1 Infection in Horses
Colorado State University
Principal Investigator: Lutz S. Goehring
Co-PI: D. Paul Lunn; Alan Schenkel
Years: 2008-2009 TOTAL - $92,231

The Neurologic EHV-1 Marker: Correlation or Causation?
Cornell University
Principal Investigator: Nikolaus Osterrieder
Years: 2008-2009 TOTAL - $97,534

Development of BCG Expressing VapA as a Vaccine Against R. Equi
Harvard School
Principal Investigator: Mary K. Hondalus
Co-PI: Barry Bloom; Mary Rose Paradis
Years: 2000-2001 TOTAL - $101,630

Vaccine Potential of a Riboflavin-Requiring Strain of R. Equi
Harvard School
Principal Investigator: Mary Hondalus
Co-PI: Hugh Townsend
Years: 2004-2005 TOTAL - $116,757

Respiratory Immune Response of Young Foals
Louisiana State University
Principal Investigator: David W. Horohov
Co-PI: Dale Paccamonti
Years: 2002-2003 TOTAL - $129,930

Molecular Epidemiology & Evolution of Sarcocystis Neurona, Agent of EPM
Michigan State University
Principal Investigator: Linda Susan Mansfield
Co-PI: Thomas S. Whittam; A. Mahdi Saeed
Years: 2003-2004 TOTAL - $52,455

Development of a Refined Equine Model for Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis
The Ohio State University
Principal Investigator: William J.A. Saville
Co-PI: R. W. Stich; S. M. Reed; M. J. Oglesbee
Years: 2001-2002 TOTAL - $101,384

Efficacy of Valacyclovir Against Neuropathogenic EHV-1
Oklahoma State University
Principal Investigator: Lara Maxwell
Co-PI: Brad Bentz; Charles MacAllister; Richard Eberle; Jerry Ritchey
Years: 2007-2008 TOTAL - $74,375

Prevention of EHV-1 Myeloencephalitis
Oklahoma State University
Principal Investigator: Lara K. Maxwell
Co-PI: Richard Eberle; Jerry Ritchey; Charles MacAllister; Dianne McFarlane
Years: 2009-2010 TOTAL - $104,431

Are Mares a Source of Rhodococcus Equi for Their Foals?
Texas A & M University
Principal Investigator: Noah Cohen
Co-PI: Nathan M. Slovis; George D. Mundy
Years: 2004-2005 TOTAL - $87,013

Gallium Therapy to Control Rhodococcus Equi Pneumonia
Texas A & M University
Principal Investigator: Ronald J. Martens (Visiting Professor)
Co-PI: Noah D. Cohen; M. Keith Chaffin; Lawrence Bernstein
Year: 2005 TOTAL - $49,796

Control of Rhodococcus equi pheumonia Using Gallium
Texas A & M University
Principal Investigator: M. Keith Chaffin
Co-PI: Noah Cohen; Ronald J. Martens
Years: 2007-2008 TOTAL - $153,286

R. Equi Pneumonia: Does the Magnitude of Airborne Exposure Exposure Predict Disease Development?
Texas A & M University
Principal Investigator: Noah Cohen
Co-PI: Craig Carter (UN of KY); Morgan Scott; M. Keith Chaffin
Years: 2008-2009 TOTAL - $137,798

Gallium: An Alternative to Macrolides Against R. equi EPM
Texas A&M University
Principal Investigator: Noah Cohen
Co-PIs: M. Keith Chaffin; Nathan Slovis- (Hagyard Equine Med.); Steeve Giguère (UN of GA)
Year: 2013 TOTAL - $40,100

Sequencing the Rhodococcus Equi Genome
University of Bristol
Principal Investigator: Jose Vazquez-Boland
Co-PI: John Prescott; Julian Parkhill; Wim Meijer; Julian Davies; Shinji Tkai; Iain Sutcliffe
Years: 2005-2006 TOTAL - $50,000

Role of DI Particles in Persistent EAV Infection of Stallions
University of California - Davis
Principal Investigator: N. James MacLachlan
Co-PI: Udeni Balasuriya; Jodi Hedges
Years: 2000-2001 TOTAL - $67,101

Response of Foals to Vaccination Against West Nile Virus
University of California - Davis
Principal Investigator: W. David Wilson
Co-PI: Judy E. Mihalyi
Year: 2003 TOTAL - $21,281

Pathogenesis of Vesicular Stomatitis in Horses
University of Georgia
Principal Investigator: Elizabeth Howerth
Co-PI: David Stallknecht; P.O.E. Mueller
Years: 1999-2000 TOTAL - $57,405

Equine Genes, Microarrays and Responses to Gram-Positive Toxins
University of Georgia
Principal Investigator: Michel L. Vandenplas
Co-PI: L. H. Pratt; M. M. Cordonier-Pratt; J. N. Moore; A. Gingle; D. J. Hurley
Years: 2002-2003 TOTAL - $76,000

Inhibition of Endotoxin with Adenosine Receptor Agonists
University of Georgia
Principal Investigator: Thomas F. Murray
Co-PI: James J. Moore; Michel L. Vandenplas
Years: 2004-2005 TOTAL - $77,462

Vitamin D and Innate Immunity in the Horse
University of Georgia
Principal Investigator: Mary Hondalus
Co-PI: Steeve Giguère; Kimberly Goldbach
Year: 2012 TOTAL - $49,942

Liposomal Gentamicin for the Treatment of R. Equi
University of Georgia
Principal Investigator: Steeve Giguère
Co-PI: Alexandra J. Burton; Robert Arnold
Years: 2012-2013 TOTAL - $92,320

DNA Vaccination Against Rhodococcus Equi Pneumonia
University of Guelph
Principal Investigator: J.F. Prescott
Years: 1999-2000 TOTAL - $65,200

Evaluation of a Rapid MRSA Test for Horses
University of Guelph
Principal Investigator: Scott Weese
Years: 2005-2006 TOTAL - $26,750

Characterization of the Pyrogenic Mitogen of Streptococcus Equi
University of Kentucky
Principal Investigator: John F. Timoney
Co-PI: Sergey Artiushin; Abhineet Sheoran
Years: 1999-2000 TOTAL - $57,182

Identification of Immunogenic Proteins Unique to Streptococcus Equi
University of Kentucky Veterinary Science
Principal Investigator: John F. Timoney
Co-PI: John A. Walker
Years: 2001-2002 TOTAL - $90,250

Mucosally Immunogenic Surface Expressed Proteins of Streptococcus Equi
University of Kentucky
Principal Investigator: John F. Timoney
Co-PI: John Walker; Sergey Artiushin
Year: 2003 TOTAL - $46,500

Systemically Immunogenic Surface & Secreted Proteins of S. Equi
University of Kentucky
Principal Investigator: John F. Timoney
Co-P Sergey Artiushin
Year: 2004 TOTAL - $42,450

Genetic Determinants of Equine Herpesvirus-1 CNS Disease
University of Kentucky
Principal Investigator: George P. Allen
Co-PI: Nick Davis-Poynter
Years: 2004-2005 TOTAL - $60,000

Production of Antibodies to Selected Equine Cytokines
University of Kentucky
Principal Investigator: David W. Horohov
Years: 2004-2005 TOTAL - $79,100

New Tools for Detection of Leptrospira in Horses
University of Kentucky
Principal Investigator: Sergey C. Artiushin
Co-PI: John F. Timoney
Year: 2005 TOTAL - $34,892

Immune Response of Young Foals Exposed to Rhodococcus
University of Kentucky
Principal Investigator: David W. Horohov
Co-PI: Duane E.Chappell
Years: 2005-2006 TOTAL - $145,382

Detection of Antibodies to EAV by Microsphere Immunoassay
University of Kentucky
Principal Investigator: Udeni B. R. Balasuriya
Co-PI: Peter Timoney
Year: 2006 TOTAL - $24,702

Biology of Neuropathogenic Strains of Equine Herpes- Virus-1
University of Kentucky
Principal Investigator: George P. Allen
Co-PI: David Azbill, Administrator
Years: 2006-2007 TOTAL - $60,000


Rapid Diagnostic Assay for Streptococcus Equi
University of Kentucky
Principal Investigator: John F. Timoney
Years: 2006-2007 TOTAL - $88,198

Enhancing Interferon Gamma Expression in Foals
University of Kentucky
Principal Investigator: David W. Horohov
Co-PI: C. Meranmt; C. Breathnach
Years: 2007-2008 TOTAL - $154,821

Molecular Epidemiology of EAV: 2006 Occurrence in the US
University of Kentucky
Principal Investigator: Udeni B. R. Balasuriya
Co-PI: Peter Timoney
Year: 2008 TOTAL - $31,967

Toxins Tcd A, B of C Difficile
University of Kentucky
Principal Investigator: Sergey C. Artiushin
Co-PI: John Timoney; Sridhar Velineni; Sridhar Velineni
Year: 2010 TOTAL - $45,855

Molecular Characterization of EHV-1
University of Kentucky
Principal Investigator: Udeni B. R. Balasuriya
Co-PI: R. Frank Cook; Yanqiu Li; Pamela Henney; Peter J. Timoney; Kathryn L. Smith
Years: 2010-2011 TOTAL - $95,361

Do NSAIDs Affect the Immune Response of Horses to Vaccination?
University of Kentucky
Principal Investigator: David Horohov
Co-PI: Thomas Chambers; Allen Page; Whitney Zoll
Year: 2012 TOTAL - $54,776

The Interaction Between Anthelmintic Treatment and Vacci EPM
University of Kentucky
Principal Investigator: Martin Nielsen
Co-PIs: Thomas Chambers; David W. Horohov; Stephanie Reedy; Holli Gravatte; Alejandra Betancourt; Jennifer Bellaw; Stine Jacobsen
Year: 2013 TOTAL - $60,466

Role of Streptococcus Bovis Exotoxins in Equine Laminitis
University of Missouri
Principal Investigator: Philip J. Johnson
Co-PI: Andria Cogswell; Nat Messer; John Kreeger
Years: 2002-2003 TOTAL - $98,150

Cell Signaling/Receptor Molecules for EHV-1
University of North Carolina Wilmington
Principal Investigator: Arthur R. Frampton Jr.
Years: 2009-2010 TOTAL - $77,578

Botulism, Real-Time PCR Test
University of Pennsylvania
Principal Investigator: Robert H. Whitlock
Co-PI: Raymond Sweeney; Susan McAdams; Amy Johnson
Year: 2009 TOTAL - $21,600

Rapid PCR Diagnosis of Equine Botulism
University of Pennsylvania
Principal Investigator: Raymond W. Sweeney
Co-PI: Amy Johnson; Robert Whitlock; Susan McAdams
Years: 2010-2011 TOTAL - $33,665

Generation of Protective Immunity to Equine Herpes Viral Infection Using DNA
University of Wisconsin
Principal Investigator: D. Paul Lunn
Co-PI: Chris W. Olsen
Years: 1999-2000 TOTAL - $79,817

Practical Equine DNA Vaccination: Mucosal Vectors and the "Prime/ Boost" Strategy
University of Wisconsin
Principal Investigator: D. Paul Lunn
Co-PI: Chris W. Olsen; John Timoney; David I. Watkins
Years: 2001-2002 TOTAL - $89,650

Pathogenesis of Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis
Washington State University
Principal Investigator: Debra C. Sellon
Co-PI: Donald Knowles; Carol Wyatt; Melissa Hines
Years: 2000-2001 TOTAL - $104,976

IL-12 as an Adjuvant in a DNA Vaccine for Rhodococcal Pneumonia
Washington State University
Principal Investigator: Diana M. Stone
Co-PI: Steve Hines; Travis McGuire; Melissa Hines
Years: 2003-2004 TOTAL - $91,063

Determinants of Immune Protection Against Babesia Equi
Washington State University
Principal Investigator: Robert Mealey
Co-PI: Donald P. Knowles
Years: 2011-2012 TOTAL - $150,000
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LAMINITIS


Role of Endothelin and Nitric Oxide in Equine Laminitis
Louisiana State University
Principal Investigator: Rustin M. Moore
Co-PI: Susan Eades; Ashley Holm; C.S. Venugopal; Julian Oliver
Years: 1999-2000 TOTAL - $89,892

Role of Endothelin-1 in the Pathophysiology of Equine Laminitis
Louisiana State University
Principal Investigator: Rustin M. Moore
Co-PI: S. C. Eades
Year: 2003 TOTAL - $53,430

Efficacy of Lidocaine in the Treatment of Equine Laminitis
The Ohio State University
Principal Investigator: James K. Belknap
Co-PI: Samuel J. Black
Years: 2007-2008 TOTAL - $80,747

Effect of Digital Hypothermia on Inflammatory Injury in Lamintis
The Ohio State University
Principal Investigator: James K. Belknap
Co-PI: Mauria Watts
Years: 2008-2009 TOTAL – $82,109

Digital hypothermia in Laminitis: Timing & Signaling
The Ohio State University
Principal Investigator: James K. Belknap
Co-PI: Andrew van Eps; Mauria Watts
Years: 2011-2012 TOTAL - $88,522

Laminar Signaling in Supporting Limb Laminitis
The Ohio State University
Principal Investigator: James K. Belknap
Co-PI: Samuel Black (UN of MA)
Years: 2012-2013 TOTAL - $131,746

Lamellar Energy Failure in Supporting Limb Laminitis
The University of Queensland
Principal Investigator: Andrew van Eps
Co-PI: Simon Collins; Christopher Pollitt; Dean Richardson (UN of PA)
Years: 2011-2012 TOTAL - $81,060

Efficacy of Recombinant Equine Gonadotropins
University of California - Davis
Principal Investigator: Janet F. Roser
Co-PI: Irving Boime
Year: 2004 TOTAL - $51,258

Functional Analyses of Equine Laminar Arteries
University of Georgia
Principal Investigator: John F. Peroni
Co-PI: Stephen J. Lewis; Jon E. Graves
Years: 2002-2003 TOTAL - $44,089

Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury in Equine Laminar Arteries
University of Georgia
Principal Investigator: Stephen J. Lewis
Co-PI: John F. Peroni; Jon Graves;Tom Robertson
Years: 2003-2004 TOTAL - $56,000

Use of Mircroarrays to Characterize Endotoxemia in Vivo
University of Georgia
Principal Investigator: Michel L. Vandenplas
Co-PI: J. Moore; M. Cordonnier-Pratt; L Pratt
Year: 2005 TOTAL - $22,745

Leukocyte & Vascular Gunction in Endotoxemia & Laminitis
University of Georgia
Principal Investigator: Thomas P. Robertson
Co-PI: David J. Hurley; John F. Peroni; Thomas F. Krunkosky
Year: 2007 TOTAL - $29,852

Targeting 5-HT in Equine Laminitis
University of Georgia
Principal Investigator: Thomas P. Robertson
Co-PI: Benjamin Brainard; James N. Moore; Robert D. Arnold; John F. Peroni
Years: 2012-2013 TOTAL - $50,292

Transcriptomics and Proteomics of Equine Laminitis
University of Pennsylvania
Principal Investigator: Hannah Galantino-Homer
Co-PI: Neal A. Rubinstein; James A. Orsini; Chris Politt (UN of Queensland Australia)
Years: 2008-2009 TOTAL - $137,269

In Vivo Gene Transfer for Laminitis
University of Pennsylvania
Principal Investigator: Dean W. Richardson
Co-PI: Jeffrey B. Mason; Andrea L. Phillips; James M. Wilson
Years: 2010-2011 TOTAL - $ 70,865

Levothyroxine as a Treatment for Insulin Resistance
University of Tennessee
Principal Investigator: Nicholas Frank
Years: 2007-2008 TOTAL - $56,876

Endotoxemia as Predisposing Factor for Laminitis
University of Tennessee
Principal Investigator: Nicholas Frank
Year: 2010 TOTAL - $41,490
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MUSCULOSKELETAL

Serum Markers for Detection of Musculo-Skeletal Injury in Horses
Colorado State University
Principal Investigator: David D. Frisbie & R. Clark Billinghurst
Co-PI: R.C. Billinghurst; C.W.McIlwraith
Years: 2000-2001 TOTAL - $98,792

Effects of Early Exercise on Osteochondral Tissues
Colorado State University
Principal Investigator: Christopher E. Kawcak
Co-PI: C. W. McIlwraith; Neil Broom; Elwyn Firth
Years: 2003-2004 TOTAL - $68,523

Gene Transfer of BMP-2 for Enhancing Fracture Healing
Colorado State University
Principal Investigator: David D. Frisbie
Co-PI: Louise L. Southwood
Years: 2005-2006 TOTAL - $74,506

Effects of Joint Geometry on Fetlock Joint Disease
Colorado State University
Principal Investigator: Chris Kawcak
Co-PI: Christian Puttlitz; Tim Parkin; C. Wayne McIlwraith; Kenton Morgan
Years: 2007-2008 TOTAL - $80,480

Incidence of Nonfatal Injuries in Racing Thoroughbreds
Colorado State University
Principal Investigator: Wayne McIlwraith
Co-PI: Ashley Hill; Jeff Blea (S. CA UN); Michael Peterson (UN of MN); R. Arthur (UC-Davis)
Year: 2009 TOTAL - $44,397

AAV-IRAP Gene Therapy to Prevent Osteoarthritis
Colorado State University
Principal Investigator: Laurie Goodrich
Co-PI: David D. Frisbie; Natasha Werpy; Wayne McIlwraith; R J Samulski (UN of NC)
Years: 2011-2012 TOTAL - $134,635

Stem Cell Induced Chondrogenesis for Cartilage Repair
Cornell University
Principal Investigator: Alan J. Nixon
Co-PI: Chris Evans; Marcus White
Years: 1999-2000 TOTAL - $97,621

Growth Factor Gene Transduced Stem Cells for Cartilage Repair
Cornell University
Principal Investigator: Alan J. Nixon
Co-PI: Paul Robbins; Chris Beinlich
Years: 2002-2003 TOTAL - $101,254

Tetracyclines as Therapeutics for Equine Arthritis
Cornell University
Principal Investigator: Lisa A. Fortier
Co-PI: R.A. Greenwald
Year: 2004 TOTAL - $71,544

Patient-Side Constructs for Cartilage Regeneration
Cornell University
Principal Investigator: Lisa A. Fortier
Co-PI: Alan J. Nixon; Julia B. Flaminio
Years: 2006-2007 TOTAL - $178,542

Differentiated Stem cells for Cartilage Repair
Cornell University
Principal Investigator: Alan J. Nixon
Co-PI: Ashlee E. Watts; Kyla Ortved
Years: 2008-2009 TOTAL - $147,328

Clinical Admin of Doxycycline for Arthritis
Cornell University
Principal Investigator: Lisa A. Fortier
Co-PI: Lauren Schnabel; Thomas Divers; Mark Papich (NC State)
Year: 2010 TOTAL - $63,073

Generation of Equine iPS Cells for Regenerative Therapy
Cornell University
Principal Investigator: Lisa A. Fortier
Co-PI: John Schimenti; Lauren Schnabel
Years: 2011-2012 TOTAL - $97,352

Stem Cell Homing After IV Regional Limb Perfusion
Cornell University
Principal Investigator: Alan J. Nixon
Co-PI: Ashlee Watts; Whitney Linnenkohl; Hussni Mohammed; Michael Scimeca
Years: 2012-2013 TOTAL - $150,000

The Safety of Shockwave Therapy in Performance Horses
Iowa State University
Principal Investigator: Scott R. McClure
Co-PI: Iona Sconea; Richard Evans; Viren Amin; Mark Williamson
Year: 2001 TOTAL - $ 50,000

Motor Responses in Equine Cervical Stenotic Myelopathy EPM
Iowa State University
Principal Investigator: Cody Alcott
Co-PIs: Nicholas Jeffery; David Wong; Brett Sponseller; Andrea Manternach
Year: 2013 TOTAL - $32,848

Culture & Characterization of Equine Marrow Stem Cells
Louisiana State University
Principal Investigator: Jill R. Johnson
Co-PI: Martin A. Vidal; Jeffrey M. Gimble; Rustin M. Moore; Mandi J. Lopez
Year: 2005 TOTAL - $ 17,432

Equine Bone Regeneration with Adults Stem Cells
Louisiana State University
Principal Investigator: Mandi J. Lopez
Co-PI: Jeff Gimble (Stem Cell Lab Pennington BioMed)
Years: 2010-2011 TOTAL - $157,830

Treatment of Experimental Equine Laminitis with Doxycycline
Louisiana State University
Principal Investigator: Susan C. Eades
Co-PI: Lee Ann Fugler; Daniel B. Paulsen
Years: 2012-2013 TOTAL - $58,400

Hoof Wall Epidermal Laminae: Adaptive Response to Stress
Michigan State University
Principal Investigator: Robert M. Bowker
Co-PI: Diane Troyer
Years: 2000-2001 TOTAL - $69,708

Basis for Pharmacologic Treatment of Flexural Deformities
Michigan State University
Principal Investigator: Steven Paul Arnoczky
Co-PI: John A. Stick
Year: 2001 TOTAL - $33,364

Significant Contributions to Hoof & Sole by Lamina & Bars
Michigan State University
Principal Investigator: Robert Bowker
Years: 2003-2004 TOTAL - $64,641

Chondroprotection for Impacted Equine Cartilage Explants
Michigan State University
Principal Investigator: Michael W. Orth
Co-PI: Angela Schlueter; John Caron
Years: 2003-2004 TOTAL - $49,715

MRI Characterization of the Hindlimb Suspensory Ligament
North Carolina State University
Principal Investigator: Michael Schramme
Co-PI: Dianne Little; Anthony Pease; W. Rich Redding; Keith Linder
Year: 2006 TOTAL - $23,890

Hydroxyapatite Coatings to Prevent Pin Loosening in Horses
Purdue University
Principal Investigator: Timothy B. Lescun
Years: 2007-2008 TOTAL - $69,039

Muscle Glycogen Metabolism in Horses
The Ohio State University
Principal Investigator: Kenneth W. Hinchcliff
Co-PI: Catherine Kohn; Richard Sams; Lynn Taylor; Veronique Lacombe; Steven Devor
Year: 2001 TOTAL - $94,967

Molecular Therapy for Bone Healing in Horses
The Ohio State University
Principal Investigator: Alicia L. Bertone
Co-PI: John Mattoon; Alan Litsky; Christopher Evans; Stephen Weisbrode; Jeffrey Bartlett
Year: 2005 TOTAL - $55,995

A Dynamometric Horseshoe for Assessing Forces Associated with Racing Surfaces
University of California - Davis
Principal Investigator: Maury L. Hull
Co-PI: Susan Stover
Year: 1999 TOTAL - $35,408

Does Suspensory Apparatus Injury or Its Risk Factors Increase Risk for Metacarpal Condylar Fracture in the Thoroughred Racehorse?
University of California - Davis
Principal Investigator: Susan M. Stover
Co-PI: Ian Gardener; Bill J. Johnson; Ashley E. Hill
Years: 2001-2002 TOTAL - $69,834

Epidemiology of Proximal Sesamoid Fractures in Thoroughbreds
University of California - Davis
Principal Investigator: Susan M. Stover
Co-PI: Ian Gardner; Lucy Anthenill
Year: 2004 TOTAL - $62,416

Cell & Growth-Factor Dependent Tenogenesis
University of California - Davis
Principal Investigator: Martin Vidal
Co-PI: Keith Baar; Kerstien Padgett
Years: 2011-2012 TOTAL - $80,332

Equine Cord Blood Stem Cells - From Farm to Point of Care
University of Guelph
Principal Investigator: Dean H. Betts
Years: 2008-2009 TOTAL - $83,132

Growth Factor Enhanced Progenitor Cells for Tendon Healing
University of Illinois
Principal Investigator: Allison A. Stewart
Co-PI: Jennifer Barrett ; Matthew Steward
Years: 2006-2007 TOTAL - $44,320

Developing eqBMP-2 for Bone and Cartilage Repair
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Principal Investigator: Matthew Stewart
Co-PI: Dan Peck; Brendan Harley; Christopher Evans- (Harvard)
Years: 2009-2010 TOTAL - $87,286

Orthopaedic & Genetic Roles in Wobblers Syndrome
University of Kentucky Research Foundation
Principal Investigator: James N. MacLeod
Co-PI: Jennifer James, Stephen Reed, Neil Williams; Neil Williams; Anthony Pease-MI St
Years: 2010-2011 TOTAL - $102,193

Intramuscular Calcium Regulation in Exertional Rhabdomyolosis
University of Minnesota
Principal Investigator: Stephanie J. Valberg & Esther M. Gallant
Co-PI: Esther Gallant; J.R. Mickelson
Years: 2000-2001 TOTAL - $100,172

Detection of Lameness in Racehorses at the Gallop EPM
University of Missouri
Principal Investigator: Kevin Keegan
Co-PIs: Joanne Kramer; Marco Lopes; David Wilson; Shannon Reed; P. Frank Pai
Year: 2013 TOTAL - $71,422

Gene Therapy for Equine Arthritis
University of Pennsylvania
Principal Investigator: Dean W. Richardson
Co-PI: Brian Foley
Years: 1999-2000 TOTAL - $69,100

Further Evaluation of the Effect of Shoeing on Impact Trauma in the Racehorse
University of Pennsylvania
Principal Investigator: David Nunamaker
Co-PI: Barbara L. Dallap; Raymond Boston; Chris Ryan; Mary Hazzard; Rob Sigafoos; John Fisher
Years: 2001-2002 TOTAL - $63,410

Bactericidal Implant Analysis in a Prosthetic Infection Model
University of Pennsylvania
Principal Investigator: Dean Richardson
Co-PI: Thomas Schaer; Noreen Hickok; Christopher Adams
Years: 2007-2008 TOTAL - $100,206

Acceleration of Third Metacarpal Fracture Healing with rhBMP-2
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Principal Investigator: Mark D. Markel
Co-PI: Ryland Edwards; Maria Faria; Yan Lu
Years: 2005-2006 TOTAL - $135,278

Effects of Toe Grabs on the locomotor Patterns of Gallapoing Horses
Washington State University
Principal Investigator: Marc H. Ratzlaff
Co-PI: David Hutton
Year: 1999 TOTAL - $44,411

Mesenchymal Stem Cell Treatment
Washington State University
Principal Investigator: Robert K. Schneider
Co-PI: Stavros Yiannikouris; Chad Marsh; Sarah Sampson; Greg Roberts; David Frisbie & John Kisiday (CSU)
Year: 2009 TOTAL - $40,570
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MISCELLANEOUS (OTHER)


Tramadol in Horses
Auburn University
Principal Investigator: Allison J. Stewart
Year: 2007 TOTAL - $20,000

Effect of Flunizin on Lidocaine Plasma Protein Binding
Kansas State
Principal Investigator: Butch KuKanich
Year: 2008 TOTAL - $8,217

Ethyl Pyruvate & Endotoxemia in Horses
Michigan State University
Principal Investigator: Susan J. Holcombe
Co-PI: Vanessa Cook; Andrew Brown; Eric Schroeder; Lorraine Sordillo
Year: 2010 TOTAL - $63,040

Development of a Maintenance Fluid for Horses
Michigan State University
Principal Investigator: Harold C. Schott II
Co-PI: Gary P.Carlson
Years: 2005-2006 TOTAL - $109,941

Effect of Compounding and Storage on Drug Stability
North Carolina State University
Principal Investigator: Mark G. Papich
Year: 2006 TOTAL - $14,152

Pharmacokinetics/Pharmacodynamics of Quinapril
North Carolina State University
Principal Investigator: Jennifer Davis
Co-PI: Babetta Breuhaus; Karin Kruger
Year: 2010 TOTAL - $31,553

Calcium/Magnesium & Hormones in Septic Foals
The Ohio State University
Principal Investigator: Ramiro E. Toribio
Years: 2007-2008 TOTAL - $37,600

Effect of CYP2D Genetic Polymorphisms on Drug Metabolism EPM
University of California- Davis
Principal Investigator: Heather Knych
Co-PIs: Carley Corado; Amy Young
Year: 2013 TOTAL –$81,647

Hydrocortisone Replacement Therapy in Septic Foals
University of Georgia
Principal Investigator: Michelle Henry Barton
Co-PI: Kelsey Hart; Amanda Martabano House; Michel Vandenplas; Steve Giguere; Julia Flaminio (Cornell)
Years: 2008-2009 TOTAL - $49,306

Effect of Fentanyl on Visceral & Somatic Nociception in Horses
University of Florida
Principal Investigator: Linda Christine Sanchez
Co-PI: Cynthia Kollias-Baker; Sheilah Robertson
Year: 2004 TOTAL - $46,730

Systemic Effects of Analgesic Combos in Horses
University of Florida
Principal Investigator: Linda Christine Sanchez
Co-PI: Johanna R. Elfenbein ; Robert J. MacKay; Sheilah A. Robertson
Years: 2010-2011 TOTAL - $64,219

Electrical Cardioversion of Atrial Fibrillation in the Horse
University of Guelph
Principal Investigator: P. W. Physick-Sheard
Co-PI:
Years: 2002-2003 TOTAL - $8,394

Factors Affecting Omeprazole Pharmacokinetics in Horses EPM
University of Queensland
Principal Investigator: Paul Mills
Co-PIs: Ben Sykes; C. McGowan (UN of Liverpool/UK)
Year: 2013 TOTAL - $19,640
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RESPIRATORY (non-infectious)

Early Diagnosis of Recurrent Laryngeal Neuropathy
Cornell University
Principal Investigator: Jonathan Cheetham
Co-PI: Amy Yeager; Margret Thompson; Norm Ducharme; Hussni Mohammed
Years: 2011-2012 TOTAL - $87,920

Does Cytokine Production Correlate with Reversible Airway Obstruction in COPD and SPAOPD Horses?
Louisiana State University
Principal Investigator: David W. Horohov
Co-PI: Thomas Seahorn; Ralph Beadle
Years: 1999-2000 TOTAL - $106,810

Role of Neurokinin-A in Equine Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Louisiana State University
Principal Investigator: Changararm S. Venugopal
Co-PI: Rustin M. Moore; Gary E. Wise
Years: 2003-2004 TOTAL - $106,920

Neuromuscular Basis for Dorsal Displacement of the Soft Palate
Michigan State University
Principal Investigator: Susan J. Holcombe
Co-PI: N.E. Robinson
Year: 1999 TOTAL - $51,047

The Effect of the Hyoepiglotticus Muscle on the Epiglottis in the Horse
Michigan State University
Principal Investigator: Susan J. Holcombe
Year: 2000 TOTAL - $16,884

Effect of Airway Inflammation and Mucus on Racehorse Performance
Michigan State University
Principal Investigator: Susan J. Holcombe
Co-PI: N. E. Robinson; Frederik Derksen; John Kaneene; Elizabeth Carr; Ron Genovese
Years: 2002-2003 TOTAL - $83,261

Blood-induced Pulmonary Fibrosis in Horses
Michigan State University
Principal Investigator: Frederik J. Derksen
Co-PI: Bruce Uhal; Edward Robinson; Kurt Williams
Years: 2005-2006 TOTAL - $113,479

Environmental Particulates and Airway Mucus in Racehorses
Michigan State University
Principal Investigator: N. Edward Robinson
Co-PI: Susan Holcombe; Frederik J. Derksen
Years: 2006-2007 TOTAL - $151,248

Mapping Pulmonary Venous Occlusion in EIPH
Michigan State University
Principal Investigator: Frederik J. Derksen
Co-PI: Kurt Williams; Edward Robinson; David Todem
Years: 2008-2009 TOTAL - $124,644

Pulmonary Vein Remodeling in EIPH
Michigan State University
Principal Investigator: Frederik J. Derksen
Co-PI: Kurt Williams; Alice Stack; Jeffery Gandy; Lorraine M. Sordillo; N. Edward Robinson; H. de Feijter-Rupp
Years: 2010-2011 TOTAL - $131,596

Pulmonary Microvascular Function and EIPH
Michigan State University
Principal Investigator: Frederik J. Derksen
Co-PI: William Jackson; Kurt Williams; N. Edward Robinson; Alice Stack
Years: 2012-2013 TOTAL - $123,219

Furosemide Continuous Rate Infusion in the Horse
North Carolina State University
Principal Investigator: Sarah Gardner
Co-PI: Clarke Atkin
Year: 2002 TOTAL - $14,987

Efficacy of Furosemide in Treatment of EIPH
The Ohio State University
Principal Investigator: Kenneth W. Hinchcliff
Co-PI: Alan J. Guthrie - Took over project; Paul S. Morley; Richard A. Sams
Years: 2006-2007 TOTAL - $98,000

Clara Cell Protein in Recurrent Airway Obstruction
University of Guelph
Principal Investigator: Dorothee Bienzle
Years: 2004-2005 TOTAL - $53,000
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TRACK (SURFACE


Performance Parameters for Engineering Track Management
Colorado State University
Principal Investigator: Wayne McIlwraith
Co-PI: Michael Peterson (UN of Maine)
Year: 2008 TOTAL - $43,838

Effects of Dirt, Turf & Polytrack Racing Surfaces on Hoof Loads
University of California - Davis
Principal Investigator: Susan M. Stover
Co-PI: Maury L. Hull
Year: 2005 TOTAL - $51,294

Validation of Laboratory Assessment of Track Surfaces
University of California - Davis
Principal Investigator: Susan M. Stover
Co-PI: Mont Hubbard; Jacob Setterbo; Shrinivvasa Upadhyaya; Tanya Garcia
Year: 2009 TOTAL - $49,786

Race Surface Optimization for Fetlock Injury Prevention
University of California - Davis
Principal Investigator: Susan M. Stover & Mont Hubbard
Co-PI: Shrinivasa Upadhyaya; Tanya Garcia; Jacob Setterbo
Year: 2010 TOTAL - $61,864

Track Banking & Asymmetry of Hoof Loading
University of Guelph
Principal Investigator: Jeffrey J. Thomason
Co-PI: M. Peterson (UN of Maine); W McIllwraith (UN of COL); B. Woodward (Woods Hole Oceanographic)
Year: 2010 TOTAL - $36,761

The Horse-Racetrack Interface: the Effect of Shoeing on Impact Trauma
University of Pennsylvania
Principal Investigator: David Nunamaker
Co-PI: Barbara Dallap
Years: 1999-2000 TOTAL - $52,335
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REPRODUCTION (THERIO)


Evaluation of Biofilm From Equine Uterine Bacteria EPM
Colorado State University
Principal Investigator: Ryan Ferris
Co-PIs: Brad Borlee; Reg. Biocontainment Lab; IDR Center
Year: 2013 TOTAL - $42,054

Hormonal Function in Mares Suffering From The Mare Reproductive Loss Syndrome (MRLS)
Cornell University
Principal Investigator: Dietrich H. Volkmann
Co-PI:
Year: 2002 TOTAL - $13,150

Accelerated Regression of Endometrial Cups and eCG
Cornell University
Principal Investigator: Douglas F. Antczak
Co-PI: Dietrich H. Volkmann
Years: 2002-2003 TOTAL - $89,958

Prevention of Placentitis-Induced Labor in Mares
Mississippi State University
Principal Investigator: Peter Ryan
Co-PI: Richard Hopper; David Christiansen; Avery Cooley; Michelle LeBlanc (Rood & Riddle); Barry Fitzgerald & David Horohov (UN of KY)
Year: 2009 TOTAL - $47,325

Is Administration of Frass or Starved Caterpillars by Nasogastric Tube Associated With Early Pregnancy Loss in The Mare?
Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital & University of Kentucky
Principal Investigator: Bill Bernard
Co-PI: Bruce Webb; Michelle M. LeBlanc
Year: 2002 TOTAL - $46,530

Hemorrhagic Anovulatory Follicle Syndrome
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Principal Investigator: Eduardo Gastal
Co-PI: Sheryl S. King; Dale Buchanan Hales; Buffy S. Ellsworth; Melba Oliveira Gastal; Angela Renee Baerwald (UN of Saskatchewan Canada); J. Cuervo-Arango Lecina (UNof Card.- Spain)
Years: 2011-2012 TOTAL - $68,227

Myometrial Ca2+ Signaling in Mares with Persistent Endometritis
Texas A & M University
Principal Investigator: Robert C. Burghardt
Co-PI: Terry Blanchard; Dixon Varner; Sherri Rigby; R. B. Mouneimne
Years: 1999-2000 TOTAL - $93,310

Mares With Delayed Uterine Clearance: Is Nitric Acid Involved?
Texas A & M University
Principal Investigator: Judy Delp
Co-PI: Michael Delp
Year: 2001 TOTAL - $24,519

Semen Lipid Analysis in Stallions with Unexplained Subfertility
Texas A & M University
Principal Investigator: Steven P. Brinsko
Co-PI: Dickson Varner; Terry Blanchard;Larry Johnson; Sheri Rigby; John Bauer; Margo Macpherson
Years: 2001-2002 TOTAL - $44,238

Role of Y-Chromosome Factors in Regulating Stallion Fertility
Texas A & M University
Principal Investigator: Bhanu P. Chowdhary
Co-PI: Terje Raudsepp; Dickson Varner
Years: 2006-2007 TOTAL - $50,000

Production & Efficacy of Recombinant Equine Bonadotropins
University of California Davis
Principal Investigator: Janet F. Roser
Co-PI: Irving Boime
Year: 2002 TOTAL - $51,000

Effect of Angioses and Aspirin on Mare Uterine Perfusion
University of California - Davis
Principal Investigator: Irwin I. M. Liu
Co-PI: Eugene P. Steffey
Years: 2007-2008 TOTAL - $108,856

Use of Recombinant Equine FSH in Anestrous Mares
University of California - Davis
Principal Investigator: Janet F. Roser
Co-PI: Geraldine Meyers-Brown; Anthony Claes
Year: 2011 TOTAL - $86,747

Placentitis: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Treatment
University of Florida
Principal Investigator: Michelle M. LeBlanc
Co-PI: Guy Lester
Years: 1999-2000 TOTAL - $78,090

The Insulin-Like Growth Factor System and Stallion Infertility
University of Florida
Principal Investigator: Margo L. Macpherson
Co-PI: Rosalia Simmen
Year: 2000 TOTAL - $23,102

Treatment Efficacy on Pregnancy Outcome in Equine Placentitis
University of Florida
Principal Investigator: Margo L. Macpherson.
Co-PI: Thomas Vicroy
Years: 2005-2006 TOTAL - $70,445

Gene Expression Profile of Equine Endometrium
University of Florida
Principal Investigator: Alan D. Ealy
Co-PI: Mats H. T. Troedsson
Year: 2007 TOTAL - $27,500

Seminal Plasma Proteins SPPa and SPPß in Equine Semen
University of Florida
Principal Investigator: Mats. H.T. Troedsson
Co-PI: William C. Buhi
Years: 2007-2008 TOTAL - $77,218

Pharmacokinetics of Ceftiofur Sodium in Equine Pregnancy
University of Florida
Principal Investigator: Margo L. Macpherson
Co-PI: Malgorzata Pozor; Thomas Vickroy; Steeve Giguère
Year: 2012 TOTAL - $36,633

Role of the Embryonic Capsule in Success of Early Pregnancy
University of Guelph
Principal Investigator: Keith J. Betteridge
Co-PI: M. Anthony Hayes
Years: 2006-2007 TOTAL - $147,739

Mechanisms of Maintenance and Loss of Early Pregnancy
University of Guelph
Principal Investigator: Keith J. Betteridge
Co-PI: M. A. Hayes
Years: 2008-2009 TOTAL - $150,000

Factors for Success & Failure of Early Pregnancy
University of Guelph
Principal Investigator: Keith J. Betteridge
Co-PI: M. A. Hayes; JI Raeside; B.N. Lillie; L.G. Arroyo
Years: 2010-2011 TOTAL - $95,360

Study of Bacteria Associated with Mare Reproductive Loss Syndrome
University of Kentucky
Principal Investigator: James M. Donahue
Co-PI: Stephen Sells
Year: 2002 TOTAL - $22,300

Interactions Among Prostaglandin F2a, Oxytocin and Conceptuses
University of Kentucky
Principal Investigator: Karen Jean McDowell
Years: 1999-2000 TOTAL - $40,500

Xenografting to Study Testicular Function in Stallions
University of Pennsylvania
Principal Investigator: Ina Dobrinski
Co-PI: Regina Turner, new PI
Years: 2008-2009 TOTAL - $134,455

Towards a Treatment for Testicular Degeneration
University of Pennsylvania
Principal Investigator: Regina Turner
Co-PI: Karen Schlingmann
Years: 2012-2013 TOTAL - $109,732
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