About Stephen A Kania
College of Veterinary Medicine
Biomedical and Diagnostic Sciences
2407 River Drive
Serial evaluation of neutrophil function in tumour-bearing dogs undergoing chemotherapy
Veterinary and Comparative Oncology (2015)
We hypothesized that neutrophil function in tumour-bearing dogs is negatively impacted by chemotherapy. Flow cytometric techniques were used to assess ...
Synergistic hemolysis between β-lysin-producing Staphylococcus species and Rothia nasimurium in ...
Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation (2014)
Nonhemolytic isolates of catalase-positive, Gram-positive cocci were observed that produced strong synergistic hemolysis with colonies of Staphylococcus pseudintermedius and Staphylococcus ...
Evaluation of cefoxitin disk diffusion breakpoint for detection of methicillin ...
Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation (2012)
Cefoxitin disk diffusion susceptibility testing is a recommended screening method for the detection of methicillin resistance in human isolates of ...
Sensitivity and specificity of a nested polymerase chain reaction for ...
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians (2010)
Feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV) is a lentivirus in the Retroviridae family that causes lifelong infection in domestic cats. The lentivirus ...
Clonal spread of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus pseudintermedius in Europe and North ...
The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy (2010)
OBJECTIVES: The aim of this study was to determine the phenotypic and genotypic resistance profiles of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus pseudintermedius (MRSP) ...
Evaluation of peripheral blood neutrophil function in tumor-bearing dogs
Veterinary Clinical Pathology/ American Society for Clinical Pathology (2010)
BACKGROUND: Peripheral blood neutrophils of untreated human cancer patients have been shown to have normal, increased, and decreased phagocytic activity, ...