SELECTED KEY PUBLICATIONS:

2020
  • J.D. Kaufman, Bailey, H.R., Kennedy, A.M., Löffler, F.E., and A.G. Ríus. 2020. Cooling and dietary crude protein affected milk production on heat-stressed dairy cows. Liv. Sci. 104-111. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.livsci.2020.104111

 

  • D. Kaufman, Y. Seidler, H. R. Bailey, L. Whitacre, F. Bargo, K. Lüersen, G. Rimbach, G. M. Pighetti, I. R. Ipharraguerre, and A. G. Ríus. A postbiotic of Aspergillus oryzae attenuates the impact of heat stress and improves animal performance. Under review.

2019
  • A. G. Ríus, G. Levy, S.A. Turner, C.V.C. Phyn, M.D. Hanigan, and P.C. Beukes. 2019. A redefinition of the modeled responses of mammary glands to once-daily milking. J. Dairy Sci. 102:6595-6602.  https://doi.org/10.3168/jds.2019-16303

 

  • A. G. Ríus. 2019. Invited Review: Adaptations of protein and amino acid metabolism to heat stress in dairy cows and other livestock species. App. An. Sci. 35:39-48. https://doi.org/10.15232/aas.2018-01805
2018
  • J. D. Kaufman, A.M. Saxton, and A.G. Ríus. 2018. Short communication: Relationships among temperature-humidity index with rectal, udder surface, and vaginal temperatures in lactating dairy cows experiencing heat stress. J. Dairy Sci. 101:6424-6429. https://doi.org/10.3168/jds.2017-13799

 

  • J. D. Kaufman, K.R. Kassube, and A.G. Ríus. 2018. Short communication: High incubation temperature in bovine mammary epithelial cells reduced the activity of the mTOR signaling pathway. J. Dairy Sci. 101:7480-7486. https://doi.org/10.3168/jds.2017-13958

 

  • J. D. Kaufman, K.G. Pohler, J.T. Mulliniks, and A.G. Ríus. 2018. Lowering rumen degradable and undegradable protein improved amino acid metabolism and energy utilization in lactating dairy cows exposed to heat stress. J. Dairy Sci. 101:386-395. https://doi.org/10.3168/jds.2017-13341

 

  • R. A. Almeida, O. Kerro-Dego, A.G. Ríus. 2018. Effect of heat stress on the interaction of Streptococcus uberis with bovine mammary epithelial cells. J. Dairy Res. 85:53-56. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0022029917000875
2017
  • K. R. Kassube, J. D. Kaufman, K. G. Pohler, J. McFadden, and A.G. Rius. 2017. Jugular-infused methionine, lysine, and branched-chain amino acids does not improve milk production in Holstein cows experiencing heat stress. Animal. 1-9. doi.org/10.1017/S1751731117001057

 

  • J. D. Kaufman, K.R. Kassube, and A.G. Ríus. 2017. Lowering rumen degradable protein maintained energy-corrected milk yield and improved nitrogen-use efficiency in multiparous lactating dairy cows exposed to heat stress. J. Dairy Sci. 100:8132-8145. https://doi.org/10.3168/jds.2017-13026

 

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