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Journal: The EMBO Journal (European Molecular Biology Organization Journal) 
Published By: European Molecular Biolo​gy Organization
Web Site:  http://www.embo.org/
Article Name: Evidence of a molecular barrier limiting susceptibility of humans, cattle and sheep to chronic wasting disease
Article Authors:Raymond, G. J., A. Bossers, L. D. Raymond, K. I. O'Rourke, L. E. McHolland, P. K. Bryant III, M. W. Miller, E. S. Williams, M. Smits, and B. Caughey.
Article Citation:2000. 19(17):4425-4430

 

Journal: Emerging Infectious Diseases
Published By: ​National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Web Site: http://www.cdc.gov
Article Name: Chronic wasting disease and potential transmission to humans
Article Authors:Belay, E. D., R. A. Maddox, E. S. Williams, M. W. Miller, P. Gambetti, and L. B. Schonberger
Article Citation:2004. 10(6):977-984
 
Article Name: Environmental sources of prion transmission in mule deer (98KB)
Article Authors:Miller, M. W., E. S. Williams, N T. Hobbs and L. L. Wolfe
Article Citation:2004. 10(6):1003-1006

 

Journal: Journal of General Virology
Published By: Society for General Microbiology
Web Site:  http://www.microbiologysociety.org/​​
Article Name: Oral transmission and early lymphoid tropism of chronic wasting disease PrPres in mule deer fawns (Odocoileus hemionus)
Article Authors:

Sigurdson, C. J., E. S. Williams, M. W. Miller, T. R. Spraker, K. I. O'Rourke, and E. A. Hoover.

Article Citation:1999. 80(10):2757-2764
 
Article Name: PrPCWD in the myenteric plexus,vagosympathetic trunk and endocrine glands of deer with chronic wasting disease
Article Authors:Sigurdson, C. J., T. R. Spraker, M. W. Miller, B. Oesch, and E. A. Hoover
Article Citation:2001. 82(10):2327-2334
 
Article Name: PrPCWD lymphoid cell targets in early and advanced chronic wasting disease of mule deer
Article Authors:Sigurdson, C. J., C. Barillas-Mury, M. W. Miller, B. Oesch, L. J. M. van Keulen, J. P. M. Langeveld, and E. A. Hoover
Article Citation:2002. 83(10):2617-2628
 
Article Name: Preclinical diagnosis of chronic wasting disease in captive mule deer (Odocoileus hemionus) and white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) using tonsillar biopsy
Article Authors:Wild, M. A., T. R. Spraker, C. J. Sigurdson, K. I. O'Rourke and M. W. Miller
Article Citation:2002. 83(10):2629-2634

 

Journal: Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation
Published By: American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians
The following information is being provided with the permission of the American Assoc. of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians
Article Name: Preliminary findings on the experimental transmission of chronic wasting disease agent of mule deer to cattle
Article Authors:

Hamir, A. N., R. C. Cutlip, J. M. Miller, E. S. Williams, M. J. Stack, M. W. Miller, K. I. O'Rourke, and M. J. Chaplin.

Article Citation:2001. 13(1):91-96
 
Article Name: Validation of monoclonal antibody F99/97.6.1 for immunohistochemical staining of brain and tonsil in mule deer (Odocoileus hemionus) with chronic wasting disease
Article Authors:Spraker, T. R., K. I. O'Rourke, A. Balachandran, R. R. Zink, B. A. Cummings, M. W. Miller, and B. E. Powers.
Article Citation:2002. 14(1):3-7
 
Article Name: Survey of cattle in northeast Colorado for evidence of chronic wasting disease: geographical and high-risk targeted sample (731KB)
Article Authors:Gould, D. H., J. L. Voss, M. W. Miller, A. M. Bachand, B. A. Cummings, and A. A. Frank.
Article Citation:2003. 15(3):274-277
 
Article Name: Field validation and assessment of an enzyme linked  immunosorbent assay for detecting chronic wasting disease in mule deer (Odocoileus hemionus), white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus), and Rocky Mountain Elk (Cervus elaphus nelsoni)
Article Authors:Hibler, C. P., K. L. Wilson, T. R. Spraker, M. W. Miller, R. R. Zink, L. L. DeBuse, E. Andersen, D. Schweitzer, J. A. Kennedy, L. A. Baeten, J. F. Smeltzer, M. D. Salman, and B. E. Powers.
Article Citation:2003. 15(4):311-319
 
Article Name: Abundant PrPCWD in tonsil from mule deer with preclinical chronic wasting disease
Article Authors:O'Rourke, K. I., D. Zhuang, A. Lyda, G. Gomez, E. S. Williams, W. Tuo, and M. W. Miller.
Article Citation:2003. 15(4):320-323

 

Journal: Journal of Virology
Published By: American Society for Microbiology
Web Site:  http://www.asm.org 
Article Name: Comparison of abnormal prion protein glycoform patterns from transmissible spongiform encephalopathy agent-infected deer, elk, sheep, and cattle
Article Authors:Race, R. E., A. Raines, T. G. M. Baron, M. W. Miller, A. Jenny, and E. S. Williams
Article Citation:2002. 76(23):12365-12368

 

Journal: Journal of Wildlife Diseases
Published By: Wildlife Disease Association
Web Site:  http://www.wildlifedisease.org/
Article Name: Spongiform encephalopathy in free-ranging mule deer Odocoileus hemionus), white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus), and Rocky Mountain Elk (Cervus elaphus nelsoni) in northcentral Colorado
Article Authors:

Spraker, T. R., M. W. Miller, E. S. Williams, D. M. Getzy, W. J. Adrian, G. G. Schoonveld, R. A. Spowart, K. I. O'Rourke, J. M. Miller, and P. A. Merz.

Article Citation:1997. 33(1):1-6
 
Article Name: Epidemiology of chronic wasting disease in captive Rocky Mountain elk
Article Authors:Miller, M. W., M. A. Wild, and E. S. Williams.
Article Citation:1998. 34(3):532-538
 
Article Name: Epizootiology of chronic wasting disease in free-ranging cervids in Colorado and Wyoming
Article Authors:Miller, M. W., E. S. Williams, C. W. McCarty, T. R. Spraker, T. J. Kreeger, C. T. Larsen, and E. T. Thorne.
Article Citation:2000. 36(4):676-690
 
Article Name: Detection of bias in harvest-estimates chronic wasting disease prevalence in mule deer
Article Authors:Conner, M. M., C. W. McCarty, and M. W. Miller.
Article Citation:2000. 36(4):691-699
 
Article Name: Immobilization of mule deer with thiafentanil (A-3080) or thiafentanil plus xylazine
Article Authors:

Wolfe, L. L., W. R. Lance, and M. W. Miller

Article Citation:

2004. 40(2):282-287

 
Article Name: Epidemiology of chronic wasting disease in captive white-tailed and mule deer
Article Authors:

Miller, M. W. and M. A. Wild

Article Citation:

2004. 40(2):330-327

 
Article Name:

Relative Vulnerability of Chronic Wasting Disease: Infected Mule Deer to Vehicle Collisi​​ons

Article Authors:

Krumm, Caroline E, M. M. Conner and M. W. Miller

Article Citation:

2005. 41(3):503-511

 

Journal: Journal of Wildlife Management
Published By: The Wildlife Society
Web Site:  http://www.wildlife.org/
Article Name: Chronic wasting disease in mule deer: disease dynamics and control
Article Authors:

Gross, J. E. and M. W. Miller

Article Citation:2001. 65(2):205-215
 
Article Name: Chronic wasting disease of deer and elk: a review with recommendations for management
Article Authors:Williams, E. S., M. W. Miller, T. J. Kreeger, R. H. Kahn, and E. T. Thorne.
Article Citation:2002. 66(3):551-563
 
Article Name: Evaluation of antemortem sampling to estimate chronic wasting disease prevalence in free-ranging mule-deer
Article Authors:Wolfe, L. L., M. M. Conner, T. H. Baker, V. J. Dreitz, K. P. Burnham, E. S. Williams, N. T. Hobbs, and M. W. Miller.
Article Citation:2002. 66(3):564-573

 

Journal: Nature
Published By: Nature Publishing Group
Article Name: Horizontal prion transmission in mule deer(482KB)
Article Authors:Miller, M. W. and E. S. Williams
Article Citation:2003 Sept.4. 425(6953):35-36

 

Journal: Transactions of the 58th North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Conferences
Published By: Wildlife Management Institute
Web Site:  http://www.wildlifemgt.org
Article Name: Captive cervids as potential sources of disease for North America's wild cervid populations: avenues, implications and preventive management.
Article Authors:Miller, M. W. and E. T. Thorne.
Article Citation:1993.  58:460-467

 

Journal: Veterinary Pathology 
Published By: American College of Veterinary Pathologists
Web Site:  http://www.acvp.org
Article Name: Comparis​on of histological lesions and immunohistochemical staining of proteinase-resistant prion protein in a naturally occurring spongiform encephalopathy of free-ranging mule deer (Odocoileus hemionus) with those of chronic wasting disease of captive mule deer
Article Authors:Spraker, T. R., R. R. Zink, B. A. Cummings, M. A. Wild, M. W. Miller, and K. I. O'Rourke.
Article Citation:2002. 39(1):110-119

 

Journal: Wildlife Society Bulletin
Published By: The Wildlife Society
Web Site:  http://www.wildlife.org/
Article Name: Feasibility of "test-and-cull" for managing chronic wasting disease in urban mule deer
Article Authors:Wolfe, L. L., M. W. Miller, and E. S. Williams
Article Citation:2004. 32(2):500-505