Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University
John M. Pollock

Large Animal Medicine

Education

  • DVM - Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine - 1997
  • BA - Boston College - 1987

The use of MPB70 and MPB83 to distinguish between bovine tuberculosis and paratuberculosis

Author(s):Marassi, C.D. | McNair, J. | Pollock, J. | Ristow, P. | Fonseca, L.S. | Oelemann, W.M.R. | Lilenbaum, W.
Publication year: 2010
Journal / Book title: Comparative Immunology, Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

Detection of bovine tuberculosis in herds with different disease prevalence and influence of paratuberculosis infection on PPDB and ESAT-6/CFP10 specificity

Author(s):Aagaard, C. | Govaerts, M. | Meikle, V. | Gutiérrez-Pabello, J.A. | McNair, J. | Andersen, P. | Suárez-Güemes, F. | Pollock, J. | Espitia, C. | Cataldi, A.
Publication year: 2010
Journal / Book title: Preventive Veterinary Medicine

PrimaTB STAT-PAK assay, a novel, rapid lateral-flow test for tuberculosis in nonhuman primates

Author(s):Lyashchenko, K.P. | Greenwald, R. | Esfandiari, J. | Greenwald, D. | Nacy, C.A. | Gibson, S. | Didier, P.J. | Washington, M. | Szczerba, P. | Motzel, S. | Handt, L. | Pollock, J.M. | McNair, J. | Andersen, P. | Langermans, J.A.M. | Verreck, F. | Ervin, S. | Ervin, F. | McCombs, C.
Publication year: 2007
Journal / Book title: Clinical and Vaccine Immunology

Experimental exposure of cattle to a precise aerosolised challenge of Mycobacterium bovis: A novel model to study bovine tuberculosis

Author(s):Rodgers, J.D. | Connery, N.L. | McNair, J. | Welsh, M.D. | Skuce, R.A. | Bryson, D.G. | McMurray, D.N. | Pollock, J.M.
Publication year: 2007
Journal / Book title: Tuberculosis

The immunology of bovine tuberculosis and progression toward improved disease control strategies

Author(s):McNair, J. | Welsh, M.D. | Pollock, J.M.
Publication year: 2007
Journal / Book title: Vaccine

Optimizing antigen cocktails for detection of Mycobacterium bovis in herds with different prevalences of bovine tuberculosis: ESAT6-CFP10 mixture shows optimal sensitivity and specificity

Author(s):Aagaard, C. | Govaerts, M. | Meikle, V. | Vallecillo, A.J. | Gutierrez-Pabello, J.A. | Suarez-Güemes, F. | McNair, J. | Cataldi, A. | Espitia, C. | Andersen, P. | Pollock, J.M.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: Journal of Clinical Microbiology

Tuberculosis in elephants: Antibody responses to defined antigens of mycobacterium tuberculosis, potential for early diagnosis, and monitoring of treatment

Author(s):Lyashchenko, K.P. | Greenwald, R. | Esfandiari, J. | Olsen, J.H. | Ball, R. | Dumonceaux, G. | Dunker, F. | Buckley, C. | Richard, M. | Murray, S. | Payeur, J.B. | Andersen, P. | Pollock, J.M. | Mikota, S. | Miller, M. | Sofranko, D. | Waters, W.R.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: Clinical and Vaccine Immunology

Early antibody responses to experimental Mycobacterium bovis infection of cattle

Author(s):Waters, W.R. | Palmer, M.V. | Thacker, T.C. | Bannantine, J.P. | Vordermeier, H.M. | Hewinson, R.G. | Greenwald, R. | Esfandiari, J. | McNair, J. | Pollock, J.M. | Andersen, P. | Lyashchenko, K.P.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: Clinical and Vaccine Immunology

Immune responses to defined antigens of Mycobacterium bovis in cattle experimentally infected with Mycobacterium kansasii

Author(s):Waters, W.R. | Palmer, M.V. | Thacker, T.C. | Payeur, J.B. | Harris, N.B. | Minion, F.C. | Greenwald, R. | Esfandiari, J. | Andersen, P. | McNair, J. | Pollock, J.M. | Lyashchenko, K.P.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: Clinical and Vaccine Immunology

Progress in the development of vaccines and diagnostic reagents to control tuberculosis in cattle

Author(s):Vordermeier, H.M. | Chambers, M.A. | Buddle, B.M. | Pollock, J.M. | Hewinson, R.G.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Journal

Veterinary Microbiolgy: Preface

Author(s):More, S.J. | Collins, J.D. | Good, M. | Skuce, R.A. | Pollock, J.M. | Gormley, E.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Microbiology

Pathogenesis of bovine tuberculosis: The role of experimental models of infection

Author(s):Pollock, J.M. | Rodgers, J.D. | Welsh, M.D. | McNair, J.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Microbiology

Erratum: Shedding of Mycobacterium bovis in the nasal mucus of cattle infected experimentally with tuberculosis by the intranasal and intratracheal routes (The Veterinary Record (2005) vol. 157 (613-618))

Author(s):McCorry, T. | Whelan, A.O. | Welsh, M.D. | McNair, J. | Walton, E. | Bryson, D.G. | Hewinson, R.G. | Vordermeier, H.M. | Pollock, J.M.
Publication year: 2005
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Record

Shedding of Mycobacterium bovis in the nasal mucus of cattle infected experimentally with tuberculosis by the intranasal and intratracheal routes

Author(s):McCorry, T. | Whelan, A.O. | Welsh, M.D. | McNair, J. | Walton, E. | Bryson, D.G. | Hewinson, R.G. | Vordermeier, H.M. | Pollock, J.M.
Publication year: 2005
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Record

Discrimination of isolates of Myobacterium bovis in Northern Ireland on the basis of variable numbers of tandem repeates (VNTRs)

Author(s):Skuce, R.A. | McDowell, S.W. | Mallon, T.R. | Luke, B. | Breadon, E.L. | Lagan, P.L. | McCormick, C.M. | McBride, S.H. | Pollock, J.M.
Publication year: 2005
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Record

Immune responses in bovine tuberculosis: Towards new strategies for the diagnosis and control of disease

Author(s):Pollock, J.M. | Welsh, M.D. | McNair, J.
Publication year: 2005
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology

Tuberculosis - New light from an old window

Author(s):Neill, S.D. | Skuce, R.A. | Pollock, J.M.
Publication year: 2005
Journal / Book title: Journal of Applied Microbiology

Molecular analyses of mycobacteria other than the M. tuberculosis complex isolated from Northern Ireland cattle

Author(s):Hughes, M.S. | Ball, N.W. | McCarroll, J. | Erskine, M. | Taylor, M.J. | Pollock, J.M. | Skuce, R.A. | Neill, S.D.
Publication year: 2005
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Microbiology

Antibody responses in reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) infected with Mycobacterium bovis

Author(s):Waters, W.R. | Palmer, M.V. | Bannantine, J.P. | Greenwald, R. | Esfandiari, J. | Andersen, P. | McNair, J. | Pollock, J.M. | Lyashchenko, K.P.
Publication year: 2005
Journal / Book title: Clinical and Diagnostic Laboratory Immunology

Association of Veterinary Teachers and Research Workers (Irish region) 41th Winter Scientific meeting

Author(s):Glyde, M. | Fitzpatrick, D. | Shahar, R. | McCreary, T. | Mac Giolla Ri, B. | Staines, A. | Rodgers, J.D. | Connery, N.L. | Welsh, M.D. | McNair, J. | Breadon, E. | Pollock, J.M. | Glyde, M. | Fitzpatrick, D. | Fitzpatrick, C. | O'Leary, F. | Feighery, L. | Baird, A.W. | Brayden, D.J. | Byrne, D. | Katz, L. | Baird, A. | Cox, A. | VanderKlok, C. | Moeser, A. | Blikslager, A. | Jull, P. | Jordan, E. | Egan, J. | Ward, J. | Kenny, K. | Bradshaw, B. | Dullea, C. | McGillicudy, K. | Rafter, P. | Mc Dowell, S. | Leonard, N.
Publication year: 2005
Journal / Book title: Irish Veterinary Journal

General Research Interests

  • Small ruminant medicine and surgery