Academic Year 2013 - 2014

Fall 2013

Erin Legaki gave a talk about "Sertoli Cells: What's Androgen Got to Do With It?" on Monday October 14, 2013 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Erin is a graduate student in the Animal Biology Graduate Group at UC Davis Department of Animal Science, USA. [Video]


Victoria Cussen gave a talk about "Intraspecific Variations: Implications for Captive Psittacine Welfare" on Monday November 04, 2013 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Victoria is a graduate student in the Animal Biology Graduate Group at UC Davis Department of Animal Science, USA. This video is password protected. [Video]


Camilla Beech gave a talk about "Time to Fly: Genetically Modified Insects and Regulatory Challenges" on Saturday November 18, 2913 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Camilla is Head of Regulatory Affairs at Oxitec Ltd, UK . [Video]


Ashley Rowson gave a talk about "Lentivirus-Mediated Transduction and Transformation of Procine Mammary Epithelium" on Monday November 25, 2013 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Ashley a graduate student in the Animal Biology Graduate Group at UC Davis Department of Animal Science, USA. This video is password protected. [Video]


Caitlin Cooper gave a talk about "Consumption of Milk Containing Recombinant Lactoferrin and/or Lysozyme has Positive Effects on Intestinal and Systemic Health in Young Pigs" on Monday December 02, 2013 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Caitlin Cooper is a graduate student in the Animal Biology Graduate Group at UC Davis Department of Animal Science, USA. [Video]


Winter 2014

Giuseppe Moniello gave a talk about "Dairy Sheep Feeding" on Monday January 27, 2014 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Giuseppe is a professor at Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Sassari, Italy. [Video]


Daniela Barile gave a talk about "Exploring the Bovine Glycome and its Bioactive Properties" on Monday February 03, 2014 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Daniela is an Assistant Professor at UC Davis Department of Food Science and Technology, USA. [Video]


James France gave a talk about "Animal Nutrition Related to Modeling" on Monday February 10, 2014 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Jim is a professor at Center for Nutrition Modeling, Department of Animal and Poultry Science, University of Guelph, Canada. [Video]


Hsieh Fushing gave a talk about "Extracting Authentic Information Contents from Binary Network and Matrix Data: A Novel Way to Analyze Biological Data" on Thursday February 27, 2014 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Hsieh is a Professor at UC Davis Department of Statistics, USA. [Video]


Jason Watters gave a talk about "Behavior and Welfare of Zoo Animals: Observations, Ideas, and Experiments" on Monday March 03, 2014 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Jason is Vice president for animal wellness and animal behavior at San Francisco zoo, USA. This video is password protected. [Video]


Dante Lanna gave a talk about "The biology and economics of beef cattle feed efficiency: what is wrong with Residual Feed Intake?" on Monday March 10, 2014 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Dante is a Professor of animal science at Department of Animal Science, University of Sao Paulao, Brazil. [Video]


Spring 2014

Andrea Drauch Schreier gave a talk about "Using Genetic Tools to Improve Aquaculture and Aquatic Conservation" on Monday April 07, 2014 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Andrea Drauch Schreier is an Assistant Project Scientist at UC Davis Department of Animal Science, USA. [Video]


Elizabeth Maga gave a talk about "The Prevention and Treatment of Diarrheal Illnesses Using the Milk of Transgenic Animals: From Mechanism to Application" on Monday April 14, 2014 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Elizabeth is an Adjunct Professor at UC Davis Department of Animal Science, USA. [Video]


Janet Foley gave a talk about "Disease and Demographic Challenges in the Critically Endangered Amargosa Vole" on Monday April 21, 2014 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Janet is a Professor, Medicine & Epidemiology at UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine, USA. [Video]


Barry Ball gave a talk about "The Biology of anti-Müllerian Hormone in the Horse: Ovarian Follicular Reserve, Ovarian Neoplasia, and Cryptorchidism" on Monday April 28, 2014 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Barry is a Professor and Clay Chair in Equine Reproduction, Department of Veterinary Science, University of Kentucky, USA. [Video]


Michel Georges gave a talk about "NGS-based reverse genetic screen reveals embryonic lethals compromising fertility in cattle" on April 28, 2014 at 4:00 pm from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Michel is a Professor in Genetics and Genomics at Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Head of the Unit of Genetics at the GIGA Research Institute, University of Liège, Belgium. [Video]


Alison Van Eenennaam gave a talk about "The Potential Impacts of Mandatory Labeling for Genetically Engineered Food in the United States" on Monday May 05, 2014 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Alison is an Extension specialist in animal genomics and biotechnology at UC Davis Department of Animal Science, USA. [Video]


Gabriela Acetoze gave a talk about "Evaluation of Liver Mitochondrial Efficiency and Milk Production of Lactating Holstein Dairy Cows Supplemented with Cobalt, Copper, Manganese, and Zinc in Organic and Inorganic Forms" on Monday May 12, 2014 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Gabriela is a graduate student in the Animal Biology Graduate Group at UC Davis Department of Animal Science, USA. [Video]


Amy S. Kapatkin gave a talk about "Dogs on the Move: Kinetic and Kinematic Work in Dogs" on Monday June 02, 2014 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Amy is a Professor of Surgical and Radiological Sciences at UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine, USA. [Video]


Georgia Mason gave a talk about "Environmental Enrichment for Mink, on Farm and in the Research Lab: What Does it Show us?" on Monday June 09, 2014 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Georgia is Canada Research Chair and Professor at Department of Animal and Poultry Science, University Of Guelph, Canada. [Video]


Giuseppe Vezzoli gave a talk about "Effect of ectoparasites on hen grooming behavior, health and egg quality" on Wednesday June 11, 2014 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Giuseppe is a graduate student in the Animal Biology Graduate Group at UC Davis Department of Animal Science, USA. [Video]


Susan G. Miszewski gave a talk about "Folate and Nutrients of One-Carbon Metabolism in Early Development and Tumorigenesis" on Thursday July 17, 2014 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Susan is a graduate student in the Graduate Group in Nutritional Biology at UC Davis Department of Animal Science, USA. [Video]