Pharmacokinetics of Enrofloxacin and its Metabolite Ciprofloxacin in the Green Sea Urchin (Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis) Following Intracoelomic and Bath Administration
P.I. Craig Harms, DVM, PhD, DACZM

Validation of a commercial assay to measure cytokines and acute phase proteins in the Manatee (Trichechus manatus): A health assessment tool
P.I. Milton Levin, MS, PhD  Co-P.I. Catherine Walsh, PhD  Co-P.I. Estelle Rousselet, PhD, DVM

Pharmacokinetics of orally administered voriconazole in African Pengins (Spheniscus demersus) after single and multiple doses
P.I. Michael Hyatt, DVM, Co-P.I. Nathan Wiederhold, PharmD, FCCP Co-P.I. William Hope, BMBS,FRACP,FRCPA,PhD

Assessing the pathogenesis of dolphin morbillivirus in cetaceans off the US Atlantic coast
P.I.Kathleen Colegrove, DVM,PhD,DACVP  Co-P.I. Andrea Bogomolni, PhD  Co-P.I. Tracey Goldstein, PhD  Co-P.I.Deborah Fauquier, DVM, MPVM, PhD

Determining total hemocyte counts and hemolymph clinical chemistry profiles for free-ranging American hourse shoe crabs (Limulus polphemus)
P.I. Jill Arnold, MS, MT (ASCP)  Co-P.I. Leigh Ann Clayton, DVM, DABVP

Pharmacokinetics of alpha lipoic acid, a proposal therapeutic aid for domoic acid intoxication in California sea lions (Zapophus californianus)
P.I. Cara Field, DVM, PhD  Co-P.I. Shawn Johnson, MS, DVM
Sponsored by Mazuri Exotic Animal Nutrition, Land O'Lakes, Inc.
Hereby named "Mazuri Grant" of the 2015 AAZV Research Grant Program

The Pygmy Hippopotamus (Choeopsis liberiensis) - Health & Reproduction in the ex situ population
P.I. Gabriella Flacke, DVM, MVSc  Co-P.I. Graeme Martin, BSc, PhD  Co-P.I. Kristen Warren, BSc, BVMS, PhD, DECZM
 
Host-Vector-Parasite Interactions in the Chagas disease System at Texas Zoological Park
P.I. Sarah Hamer, MS,PhD,DVM  Co-P.I.Rachel Curtis-Robles, PhD  Co-P.I. Gabriel Hamer, MS, PhD
 
Biomedical Evaluation of Free-Ranging Sahamalaza Sportive Lemurs (Lepilemur sahamalazensis) in the National Park of Sahamalaza
P.I. Michelle Barrows, BVMS, BSc, MRCVS  Co-P.I. Rowena Killick, BVM&S, MSc, MRCVS
 
Immune Responses in Lions (Panthera leo): Identifying Novel Biomarkers for Detection of Bovine Tuberculosis
P.I. Michelle Miller, DVM, MS, MPH, PhD  Co-P.I. Sven Parsons, BVSc, MSc, PhD  Co-P.I. Peter Buss, BVSc MMed Vet  Co-P.I. Francisco Olea-Popelka, DVM, MSc, PhD
 
The Skin Microbiome of the Narwhal (Monodon monoceros) - A 30 year Retrospective of a potential health index
P.I. Sandra Black, BSc, DVM, Dip Path

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