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2020

Evaluation of interferon-gamma polymorphisms as a risk factor in feline infectious peritonitis development in non-pedigree cats: a large cohort study

Barker, E. N., Lait, P., Ressel, L., Blackwell, E-J., Tasker, S., Kedward-Dixon, H., Kipar, A. & Helps, C. R., 3 Jul 2020, In : Pathogens. 9, 7, 8 p., 535.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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The prevalence of Rickettsia felis DNA in fleas collected from cats and dogs in the UK

Abdullah, S., Lait, P., Helps, C., Newbury, H. & Wall, R., 15 May 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Veterinary Parasitology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2019

An investigation of polymorphisms in innate and adaptive immune response genes in canine leishmaniosis

Soutter, F., Solano-Gallego, L., Attipa, C., Gradoni, L., Fiorentino, E., Foglia Manzillo, V., Oliva, G., Tasker, S., Helps, C. & Catchpole, B., 1 May 2019, In : Veterinary Parasitology. 269, p. 34-41 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

1 Citation (Scopus)

Pathogens in fleas collected from cats and dogs: Distribution and prevalence in the UK

Abdullah, S., Helps, C., Tasker, S., Newbury, H. & Wall, R., 6 Feb 2019, In : Parasites and Vectors. 12, 9 p., 71.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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3 Citations (Scopus)
222 Downloads (Pure)
2018

Anaplasma phagocytophilum, Bartonella spp., haemoplasma species and Hepatozoon spp. in ticks infesting cats: A large-scale survey

Duplan, F., Davies, S., Filler, S., Abdullah, S., Keyte, S., Newbury, H., Helps, C. R., Wall, R. & Tasker, S., 20 Mar 2018, In : Parasites and Vectors. 11, 9 p., 201.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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10 Citations (Scopus)
253 Downloads (Pure)

Applications and efficiencies of the first cat 63K DNA array

Gandolfi, B., Alhaddad, H., Abdi, M., Bach, L. H., Creighton, E. K., Davis, B. W., Decker, J. E., Dodman, N. H., Grahn, J. C., Grahn, R. A., Haase, B., Haggstrom, J., Hamilton, M. J., Helps, C. R., Kurushima, J. D., Lohi, H., Longeri, M., Malik, R., Meurs, K. M., Montague, M. J. & 11 others, Mullikin, J. C., Murphy, W. J., Nilson, S. M., Pedersen, N. C., Peterson, C. B., Rusbridge, C., Saif, R., Shelton, D. G., Warren, W. C., Wasim, M. & Lyons, L. A., 4 May 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 15 p., 7024.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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9 Citations (Scopus)
217 Downloads (Pure)

Association between canine leishmaniosis and Ehrlichia canis co-infection: a prospective case-control study

Attipa, C., Solano-Gallego, L., Papasouliotis, K., Soutter, F., Morris, D., Helps, C. R., Carver, S. & Tasker, S., 20 Mar 2018, In : Parasites and Vectors. 11, 9 p., 184.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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8 Citations (Scopus)
289 Downloads (Pure)

Clinical Virological and Pathological Investigations on Horses With Neurologic Disorders in Turkey

Yilmaz, H., Gurel, A., Aktas, M., Yildirim, F., Bamac, O. E., Haktanir, D., Tekelioglu, B. K., Gur, E., Altan Tarakci, E., Helps, C., Richt, J. A. & Turan, N., 1 Aug 2018, In : Journal of Equine Veterinary Science. 67, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Prevalence and distribution of Borrelia and Babesia species in ticks feeding on dogs in the U.K.

Abdullah, S., Helps, C., Tasker, S., Newbury, H. & Wall, R., 2 Feb 2018, In : Medical and Veterinary Entomology. 32, 1, p. 14-22 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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13 Citations (Scopus)
300 Downloads (Pure)
2017

Early-onset progressive retinal atrophy associated with an IQCB1 variant in African black-footed cats (Felis nigripes)

Oh, A., Pearce, J. W., Gandolfi, B., Creighton, E. K., Suedmeyer, W. K., Selig, M., Bosiack, A. P., Castaner, L. J., Whiting, R. E. H., Belknap, E. B., Lyons, L. A., Aderdein, D., Alves, P. C., Barsh, G. S., Beale, H. C., Boyko, A. R., Castelhano, M. G., Chan, P., Ellinwood, N. M., Garrick, D. J. & 15 others, Helps, C. R., Kaelin, C. B., Leeb, T., Lohi, H., Longeri, M., Malik, R., Montague, M. J., Munday, J. S., Murphy, W. J., Pedersen, N. C., Rothschild, M. F., Swanson, W. F., Terio, K. A., Todhunter, R. J. & Warren, W. C., 21 Mar 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 12 p., 43918.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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9 Citations (Scopus)
225 Downloads (Pure)

Feline coronavirus quantitative reverse-transcriptase polymerase chain reaction on effusion samples in cats with and without feline infectious peritonitis

Longstaff, L., Porter, E. L., Crossley, V. J., Hayhow, S., Helps, C. R. & Tasker, S., Feb 2017, In : Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery. 19, 2, p. 240-245 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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13 Citations (Scopus)
343 Downloads (Pure)

Limitations of using feline coronavirus spike protein gene mutations to diagnose feline infectious peritonitis

Barker, E. N., Stranieri, A., Helps, C. R., Porter, E. L., Davidson, A., Day, M. J., Knowles, T. G., Kipar, A. & Tasker, S., 5 Oct 2017, In : Veterinary Research. 48, 14 p., 60.

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13 Citations (Scopus)
272 Downloads (Pure)

Precision medicine in cats: novel niemann-pick type C1 diagnosed by whole-genome sequencing

Mauler, D. A., Gandolfi, B., Reinero, C. R., O'Brien, D. P., Spooner, J. L., Lyons, L. A., Aberdein, D., Alves, P. C., Barsh, G. S., Beale, H. C., Boyko, A. R., Brockman, J. A., Castelhano, M. G., Chan, P. P., Matthew Ellinwood, N., Fogle, J. E., Garrick, D. J., Helps, C. R., Hytönen, M. K., Kaukonen, M. & 19 others, Kaelin, C. B., Leclerc, E., Leeb, T., Lohi, H., Longeri, M., Malik, R., Montague, M. J., Munday, J. S., Murphy, W. J., Pedersen, N. C., Rothschild, M. F., Stern, J. A., Swanson, W. F., Terio, K. A., Todhunter, R. J., Ueda, Y., Warren, W. C., Wilcox, E. A. & Wildschutte, J. H., 1 Mar 2017, In : Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 31, 2, p. 539-544 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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12 Citations (Scopus)
245 Downloads (Pure)

Prevalence of ticks and tick-borne pathogens: Babesia and Borrelia species in ticks infesting cats of Great Britain

Davies, S., Abdullah, S., Helps, C., Tasker, S., Newbury, H. & Wall, R., 15 Sep 2017, In : Veterinary Parasitology. 244, p. 129-135 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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23 Citations (Scopus)
208 Downloads (Pure)

Prevalence study and risk factor analysis of selected bacterial, protozoal and viral, including vector-borne, pathogens in cats from Cyprus

Attipa, C., Papasouliotis, K., Solano-Gallego, L., Baneth, G., Nachum-Biala, Y., Sarvani, E., Knowles, T. G., Mengi, S., Morris, D., Helps, C. R. & Tasker, S., 13 Mar 2017, In : Parasites and Vectors. 10, 1, 14 p., 130.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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30 Citations (Scopus)
313 Downloads (Pure)
2016

Analysis of risk factors and prevalence of haemoplasma infection in dogs

Aquino, L. C., Kamani, J., Haruna, A. M., Paludo, G. R., Hicks, C. A., Helps, C. R. & Tasker, S., 16 May 2016, In : Veterinary Parasitology. 221, p. 111-117 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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13 Citations (Scopus)
269 Downloads (Pure)

A novel variant in CMAH is associated with blood type AB in Ragdoll cats

Gandolfi, B., Lyons, L. A. & Helps, C. R., 12 May 2016, In : PLoS ONE. 11, 5, 15 p., e0154973.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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8 Citations (Scopus)
263 Downloads (Pure)

Aristaless-like homeobox protein 1 (ALX1) variant associated with craniofacial structure and frontonasal dysplasia in Burmese cats

Lyons, L. A., Erdman, C., Grahn, R., Hamilton, M., Carter, M., Helps, C. R., Alhaddad, H. & Gandolfi, B., 15 Jan 2016, In : Developmental Biology. 409, 2, p. 451-458 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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11 Citations (Scopus)
275 Downloads (Pure)

Evaluating associations between canine Leishmaniasis and multiple vector-borne co infections:a retrospective case-control study

Attipa, C., Solano-Gallego, L., Papasouliotis, K., F, S., Morris, D., Helps, C. & Tasker, S., 2016, p. p48. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Poster

Risk factor analysis and prevalence of feline hepatozoonosis in Cypriot cats using a novel PCR

Attipa, C., Papasouliotis, K., Morris, D., Solano-Gallego, L., Baneth, G., Y, N-B., Sarvani, E., S, M., Helps, C. & Tasker, S., Oct 2016, p. 17.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Abstract

Ticks infesting domestic dogs in the UK: a large-scale surveillance programme

Abdullah, S., Helps, C., Tasker, S., Newbury, H. & Wall, R., 7 Jul 2016, In : Parasites and Vectors. 9, 9 p., 391.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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46 Citations (Scopus)
346 Downloads (Pure)

Whole genome sequencing in cats, identifies new models for blindness in AIPL1 and somite segmentation in HES7

Lyons, L., Creighton, E., Alhaddad, H., Beale, H., Grahn, R., Rah, H., Maggs, D., Helps, C. & Gandolfi, B., 31 Mar 2016, In : BMC Genomics. 17, 11 p., 265.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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13 Citations (Scopus)
348 Downloads (Pure)
2015

Genotyping coronaviruses associated with feline infectious peritonitis

Lewis, C. S., Porter, E., Matthews, D., Kipar, A., Tasker, S., Helps, C. R. & Siddell, S. G., 1 Jun 2015, In : Journal of General Virology. 96, p. 1358-1368 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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16 Citations (Scopus)
396 Downloads (Pure)

PCR survey of feline Haemoplasma infections in Serbia

Sarvani, E., Tasker, S., Kovacevic Filipovic, M., Francuski, J., Andric, A., Aquino, L., English, S., Helps, C. & Papasouliotis, K., 2015, p. 114. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Abstract

Protective Immunity against Infection with Mycoplasma haemofelis

Hicks, C. A. E., Willi, B., Riond, B., Novacco, M., Meli, M. L., Stokes, C. R., Helps, C. R., Hofmann-Lehmann, R. & Tasker, S., 1 Jan 2015, In : Clinical and Vaccine Immunology. 22, 1, p. 108-118 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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7 Citations (Scopus)
390 Downloads (Pure)
2014

Amino acid changes in the spike protein of feline coronavirus correlate with systemic spread of virus from the intestine and not with feline infectious peritonitis

Porter, E. L., Tasker, S., Day, M. J., Harley, R., Kipar, A., Siddell, S. G. & Helps, C. R., 25 Apr 2014, In : Veterinary Research. 45, 1, p. 49

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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33 Citations (Scopus)
289 Downloads (Pure)

Feline blood genotyping versus phenotyping, and detection of non-AB blood type incompatibilities in UK cats

Tasker, S., Barker, E. N., Day, M. J. & Helps, C. R., Apr 2014, In : Journal of Small Animal Practice. 55, 4, p. 185-189 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

13 Citations (Scopus)
45 Downloads (Pure)

Is there a genetic basis for the variable response to opioids in cats? A pilot study.

Slingsby, L., Helps, C., Murrell, J. & Taylor, P., 9 Apr 2014, (Accepted/In press) Conference Proceedings.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Non-ribosomal phylogenetic exploration of Mollicute species: New insights into haemoplasma taxonomy

Hicks, C. A. E., Barker, E. N., Brady, C., Stokes, C. R., Helps, C. R. & Tasker, S., Apr 2014, In : Infection, Genetics and Evolution. 23, p. 99-105 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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7 Citations (Scopus)
287 Downloads (Pure)

Prevalence and demographics of the MYBPC3-mutations in ragdolls and Maine coons in the British Isles

Casamian-Sorrosal, D., Chong, S. K., Fonfara, S. & Helps, C., May 2014, In : Journal of Small Animal Practice. 55, 5, p. 269-273 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

8 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence and phylogenetic analysis of haemoplasmas from cats infected with multiple species

Aquino, L. C., Hicks, C. A. E., Scalon, M. C., Lima, M. G. D. M., Lemos, M. D. S., Paludo, G. R., Helps, C. R. & Tasker, S., 1 Dec 2014, In : Journal of Microbiological Methods. 107, p. 189-196 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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17 Citations (Scopus)
342 Downloads (Pure)
2013

Development and use of a quantitative ELISA for the detection of canine Leishmania antibodies

Williams, A. L., Helps, C. R., Papasouliotis, K., Dotsika, E. & Tasker, S., 2013, Proceedings of the BSAVA Congress. p. 584 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

FCoV real time reverse transcriptase-quantitative PCR on effusion sampels collected from cats with and without FIP

Hayhow, S., Porter, E. L., Helps, C. R., Day, M. J., Gruffydd-Jones, T. J., Papasouliotis, K., Siddell, S. G. & Tasker, S., 2013, Proceedings of the BSAVA Congress. p. 587 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Phylogenetic Analysis of Feline Coronavirus Strains in an Epizootic Outbreak of Feline Infectious Peritonitis

Barker, E. N., Tasker, S., Gruffydd-Jones, T. J., Tuplin, C. K., Burton, K., Porter, E. L., Day, M. J., Harley, R., Fews, D., Helps, C. R. & Siddell, S. G., 2013, In : Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 27, 3, p. 445-450 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

15 Citations (Scopus)
2012

Erythrocyte Pyruvate Kinase Deficiency mutation identified in multiple breeds of domestic cats

Grahn, R. A., Grahn, J. C., Penedo, M. C., Helps, C. R. & Lyons, L. A., 2012, In : BMC Veterinary Research. 8, 1, p. 207

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

7 Citations (Scopus)

First WNK4 - Hypokalemia Animal Model Identified by Genome-wide Association in Burmese Cats

Gandolfi, B., Gruffydd-Jones, T. J., Malik, R., Cortes, A., Jones, B. R., Helps, C. R., Prinzenberg, E. M., Erhardt, G. & Lyons, L. A., 28 Dec 2012, In : PLoS ONE. 7, 12, p. e53173

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

28 Citations (Scopus)

Genome sequence for "Candidatus Mycoplasma haemominutum," a low-pathogenicity hemoplasma species

Barker, E. N., Darby, A. C., Helps, C. R., Peters, I. R., Hughes, M. A., Radford, A. D., Novacco, M., Boretti, F. S., Hofmann-Lehmann, R. & Tasker, S., 2012, In : Journal of Bacteriology. 194, 4, p. 905-906 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

11 Citations (Scopus)

Haemoparasites of free-roaming dogs associated with several remote Aboriginal communities in Australia

Barker, E. N., Langton, D. A., Helps, C. R., Brown, G., Malik, R., Shaw, S. E. & Tasker, S., 2012, In : BMC Veterinary Research. 8, 1, p. 55

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

23 Citations (Scopus)

NON-RIBOSOMAL GENE PHYLOGENY OF HEMOPLASMAS AND OTHER MYCOPLASMA SPECIES

Barker, E. N., Hicks, C. A. E., Peters, I. R., Helps, C. R. & Tasker, S., 2012, Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine: 2012 ACVIM Forum Abstracts. Vol. 26. p. 791-791 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Prevalence of canine haemotropic mycoplasma infections in Sydney, Australia

Hetzel, N. J. L., Barker, E. N., Helps, C. R., Tasker, S., Arteaga, A., Barrs, V. R. & Beatty, J., 2012, In : Veterinary Record. 171, 5, p. 126-127

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

3 Citations (Scopus)
2011

A novel haemoplasma species identified in archived primate blood smears

Barker, EN., Helps, CR., Neimark, H., Peters, IR., Peters, W. & Tasker, S., 2011, In : Veterinary Microbiology. 149, p. 478 - 481

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

13 Citations (Scopus)

Are haematological abnormalities associated with high proviral copy numbers in FIV infected cats?

Papasouliotis, KP., Egan, K., Dodkin, SJ., Helps, CR. & Tasker, S., Apr 2011, 54th Annual British Small Animal Veterinary Association Congress, Birmingham, UK. p. 442 - 443

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Complete Genome Sequence of Mycoplasma haemofelis, a hemotropic mycoplasma

Barker, EN., Helps, CR., Peters, IR., Darby, AC., Radford, A. & Tasker, S., Apr 2011, In : Journal of Bacteriology. 193, p. 2060 - 2061 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

16 Citations (Scopus)

Detection of cold-tolerant clostridia other than Clostridium estertheticum in raw vacuum-packed chill-stored meat

Cavill, L., Renteria-Monterrubio, A. L., Helps, C. R. & Corry, J. E. L., 2011, In : Food Microbiology. 28, 5, p. 957-63 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

24 Citations (Scopus)

Detection of Feline Haemoplasma Species in Experimental Infections by In-Situ Hybridisation

Peters, IR., Helps, CR., Gruffydd-Jones, TJ., Day, MJ. & Tasker, S., Feb 2011, In : Microbial Pathogenesis. 50, p. 94 - 99

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

5 Citations (Scopus)

First report on the phylogeny of bovine norovirus in Turkey

Yilmaz, H., Turan, N., Altan, E., Bostan, K., Yilmaz, A., Helps, C. R. & Cho, K. O., 2011, In : Archives of Virology. 156, 1, p. 143-7 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

20 Citations (Scopus)

Frequency and phylogeny of norovirus in diarrheic children in Istanbul, Turkey

Ozkul, A. A., Kocazeybek, B. S., Turan, N., Reuter, G., Bostan, K., Yilmaz, A., Altan, E., Uyunmaz, G., Karaköse, A. R., Muratoglu, K., Elevli, M., Helps, C. R. & Yilmaz, H., 2011, In : Journal of Clinical Virology. 51, 3, p. 160-4 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

17 Citations (Scopus)

Haemoparasites of free-roaming dogs associated with several remote Aboriginal communities in Australia

Barker, EN., Langton, DA., Helps, CR., Brown, GK., Malik, R., Shaw, SE. & Tasker, S., 2011, 21st European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine - Companion Animals Congress.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Investigations on the frequency of norovirus contamination of ready-to-eat food items in Istanbul, Turkey, by using real-time reverse transcription PCR

Yilmaz, A., Bostan, K., Altan, E., Muratoglu, K., Turan, N., Tan, D., Helps, C. & Yilmaz, H., 2011, In : Journal of Food Protection. 74, 5, p. 840-3 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

9 Citations (Scopus)