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    • Compositions and methods of enhancing immune responses 

      Bottje, Walter; Hargis, Billy; Berghman, Luc; Kwon, Young Min; Cole, Kimberly; Cox, Mandy; Layton, Sherryll (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2018-06-26)
      Provided herein are Salmonella enteritidis 13A strains and compositions comprising these strains. Also provided are methods of enhancing an immune response against Influenza A and methods of reducing morbidity associated ...
    • Compositions and methods of enhancing immune responses 

      Bottje, Walter; Hargis, Billy; Berghman, Luc; Kwon, Young Min; Cole, Kimberly; Cox, Mandy; Layton, Sherryll (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2013-12-10)
      Provided herein are Salmonella enteritidis 13A strains and compositions comprising these strains. Also provided are methods of enhancing an immune response against Influenza A and methods of reducing morbidity associated ...
    • Compositions and methods of enhancing immune responses 

      Bottje, Walter; Hargis, Billy; Berghman, Luc; Kwon, Young Min; Cole, Kimberly; Cox, Mandy; Layton, Sherryll (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2016-01-05)
      Provided herein are Salmonella enteritidis 13A strains and compositions comprising these strains. Also provided are methods of enhancing an immune response against Influenza A and methods of reducing morbidity associated ...
    • Compositions and methods of enhancing immune responses to Eimeria 

      Bottje, Walter; Hargis, Billy; Berghman, Luc; Kwon, Young Min; Cole, Kimberly; Cox, Mandy; Layton, Sherryll; El-ashram, Saeed; Barta, John; Tellez, Guillermo (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2018-07-10)
      Vaccines comprising TRAP polypeptides and Salmonella enteritidis vectors comprising TRAP polypeptides are provided. The vaccines may also include a CD154 polypeptide capable of binding to CD40. Also provided are methods ...
    • Compositions and methods of enhancing immune responses to Eimeria 

      Bottje, Walter; Hargis, Billy; Berghman, Luc; Kwon, Young Min; Cole, Kimberly; Cox, Mandy; Layton, Sherryll; El-ashram, Said; Barta, John; Tellez, Guillermo (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2015-02-17)
      Vaccines comprising TRAP polypeptides and Salmonella enteritidis vectors comprising TRAP polypeptides are provided. The vaccines may also include a CD154 polypeptide capable of binding to CD40. Also provided are methods ...
    • Compositions and methods of enhancing immune responses to Eimeria 

      Bottje, Walter; Hargis, Billy; Berghman, Luc; Kwon, Young Min; Cole, Kimberly; Cox, Mandy; Layton, Sherryll; El-Ashram, Saeed; Barta, John; Tellez, Guillermo (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 11/24/2020)
      Vaccines comprising TRAP polypeptides and Salmonella enteritidis vectors comprising TRAP polypeptides are provided. The vaccines may also include a CD154 polypeptide capable of binding to CD40. Also provided are methods ...
    • Compositions and methods of enhancing immune responses to Eimeria or limiting Eimeria infection 

      Barta, John R.; Berghman, Luc; Shivaramaian, Srichaitanya; Faulkner, Olivia B.; Bielke, Lisa; Hargis, Billy, (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2019-06-25)
      Vaccine vectors and methods of using the vaccine vectors to enhance the immune response to an Apicomplexan parasite and reduce the morbidity or mortality associated with subsequent infection are provided herein. The vaccine ...
    • Compositions and methods of enhancing immune responses to Eimeria or limiting Eimeria infection 

      Barta, John R.; Berghman, Luc; Shivaramaiah, Srichaitanya; Faulkner, Olivia B.; Bielke, Lisa; Hargis, Billy (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2018-02-06)
      Vaccine, vectors and methods of using the vaccine vectors to enhance the immune response to an Apicomplexan parasite and reduce the morbidity or mortality associated with subsequent infection are provided herein. The vaccine ...
    • Compositions and methods of enhancing immune responses to Eimeria or limiting Eimeria infection 

      Barta, John R.; Berghman, Luc; Shivaramaiah, Srichaitanya; Faulkner, Olivia B.; Bielke, Lisa; Hargis, Billy (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2017-03-28)
      Vaccine vectors and methods of using the vaccine vectors to enhance the immune response to an Apicomplexan parasite and reduce the morbidity or morality associated with subsequent infection are provided herein. The vaccine ...
    • Compositions and methods of enhancing immune responses to Eimeria or limiting Eimeria infection 

      Barta, John R.; Berghman, Luc; Shivaramaiah, Srichaitanya; Faulkner, Olivia B.; Bielke, Lisa; Hargis, Billy (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 10/6/2020)
      Vaccine vectors and methods of using the vaccine vectors to enhance the immune response to an Apicomplexan parasite and reduce the morbidity or mortality associated with subsequent infection are provided herein. The vaccine ...
    • Compositions and methods of enhancing immune responses to enteric pathogens 

      Bielke, Lisa; Layton, Sherryll; Pumford, Neil R.; Faulkner, Olivia B.; Berghman, Luc; Aby-Ghanem, Daad (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 7/21/2020)
      Vaccine vectors capable of eliciting an immune response to enteric bacteria and methods of using the same are provided. The vaccine vectors include a polynucleotide encoding a PAL polypeptide. The PAL polypeptide may be ...
    • Compositions and methods of enhancing immune responses to enteric pathogens 

      Bielke, Lisa; Layton, Sherryll; Hargis, Billy; Pumford, Neil R.; Faulkner, Olivia B.; Berghman, Luc; Abi-Ghanem, Daad (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2019-08-13)
      Vaccine vectors capable of eliciting an immune response to enteric bacteria and methods of using the same are provided. The vaccine vectors include a polynucleotide encoding a PAL polypeptide. The PAL polypeptide may be ...
    • Compositions and methods of enhancing immune responses to flagellated bacterium 

      Bottje, Walter; Hargis, Billy; Berghman, Luc; Kwon, Young Min; Cole, Kimberly; Cox, Mandy; Layton, Sherryll (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2015-09-08)
      Vaccines comprising fliC and CD 154 polypeptides and Salmonella enteritidis vaccine vectors comprising fliC polypeptides are provided. Also provided arc methods of enhancing an immune response against flagellated bacteria ...
    • Development of Adenovirus-vectored Prototype Vaccines for African Swine Fever Virus and Bovine Viral Diarrhea Virus 

      Lokhandwala, Shehnaz Taher (2017-02-17)
      The objective of this work was to develop adenovirus-vectored prototype vaccines against two pathogens, African Swine Fever Virus (ASFV) and Bovine Viral Diarrhea Virus (BVDV), which cause disease in two major livestock ...
    • Effects of Acute and Chronic Stress on Immune- and Inflammatory-response Gene Expression in Beef Calves 

      Terrill, Cooper (2012-02-14)
      Transport stress research has shown correlations among stress, morbidity, and mortality in calves subjected to the traditional U.S. market system, indicating the possibility of compromised immune function. The objective ...
    • Effects of cytosine-phosphate-guanosine oligodinucleotides (CpG-ODNs) on oral immunization with protein antigen or replicating parasite 

      Ameiss, Keith Allen (Texas A&M University, 2005-08-29)
      The purpose of this research was to investigate selected methods of mucosal immunization for commercial chickens. Induction of mucosal immunity in commercial chickens through the use of orally administered subunit vaccines ...
    • Evaluation of Silver Ions as a Potential Antibiotic Alternative in Broiler Chickens 

      Alsadwi, Akhil (2018-12-05)
      The goal of this dissertation was to evaluate silver ion as a potential antibiotic alternative in broiler chickens. For this purpose, four experiments were conducted to evaluate silver ion in terms of in vitro antimicrobial ...
    • Evolution of Mucosal Immunoglobulins: Xenopus Laevis IgX and Thunnus Orientalis IgZ/T 

      Mashoof, Sara (2014-04-15)
      Despite a large number of studies during the last decade that investigated mucosal immunity in humans, very few works have been done on this immune compartment in lower vertebrates. In the following two studies we focused ...
    • Gene expression of beta-defensins in chicken white blood cells 

      Supak, Tiffany Marie (2009-06-02)
      Infectious agents such as bacteria or viruses can grow rapidly. If a microorganism invades a host, it must be recognized rapidly and destroyed before it overwhelms the immune system. Limiting infection to a minimum in the ...
    • Growth and virulence response of Salmonella typhimurium to soluble Maillard reaction products 

      Kundinger, Megan Mary (Texas A&M University, 2004-09-30)
      In order to determine the effects that Maillard Reaction Products (MRP) have on Salmonella Typhimurium, growth rates and virulence expression, in the presence of Maillard reaction products, were observed, using the ...