Kirk C. Klasing

Selected Publications

Selvaraj RK, Shanmugasundaram R, Klasing KC. Effects of dietary lutein and PUFA on PPAR and RXR isomer expression in chickens during an inflammatory response. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology a-Molecular & Integrative Physiology 2010;157:198-203.

Robinson WD, Hau M, Klasing KC, et al. Diversification of Life Histories in Birds. Auk 2010;127:253-262.

Addison B, Ricklefs RE, Klasing KC. Do maternally derived antibodies and early immune experience shape the adult immune response? Functional Ecology 2010;24:824-829.

Klasing KC. Minimizing Amino Acid Catabolism Decreases Amino Acid Requirements. Journal of Nutrition 2009;139:11-12.

Addison B, Klasing KC, Robinson WD, Austin SH, Ricklefs RE. Ecological and life-history factors influencing the evolution of maternal antibody allocation: a phylogenetic comparison. Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 2009;276:3979-3987.

Lee KA, Wikelski M, Robinson WD, Robinson TR, Klasing KC. Constitutive immune defences correlate with life-history variables in birds. Journal of Animal Ecology 2008;77:356-363.

Brundige DR, Maga EA, Klasing KC, Murray JD. Lysozyme transgenic goats' milk influences gastrointestinal morphology in young pigs. Journal of Nutrition 2008;138:921-926.

Koutsos EA, Lopez JCG, Klasing KC. Maternal and dietary carotenoids interactively affect cutaneous basophil responses in growing chickens (Gallus gallus domesticus). Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology B-Biochemistry & Molecular Biology 2007;147:87-92.

Klasing KC. Nutrition and the immune system. British Poultry Science 2007;48:525-537.

Houston AI, McNamara JM, Barta Z, Klasing KC. The effect of energy reserves and food availability on optimal immune defence. Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 2007;274:2835-2842.