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John M Adaska- DVM, MPVM, PhD, DACVP
Professor of Clinical
California Animal Health and Food Safety Lab

Tulare Laboratory
Tulare, CA 95616

+1 559 688 7543
jmadaska@ucdavis.edu

   

Research Focus

Gastrointestinal disease of cattle.

Specialty Focus

Diagnostic pathology

Education

1986 BS Zoology, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA
1990 DVM, MPVM Veterinary Medicine & Preventive Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA
2005 PhD Comparative Pathology, University of California, Davis, CA
1994 Residency in Anatomic Pathology, Cornell University School of Veterinary Medicine,
1996 Research Fellowship, Seattle Biomedical Research Institute and University of Washington,

Honors and Awards

2002 Best Brief Communication - Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation

Licenses

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Pathologists
State Licensure - California

Active Research Grants

Co-Investigator, Epidemiology of Salmonella spp. in cull dairy cows in California, Sharif Aly (Principal Investigator), Center for Food Animal Health

Most Recent 10 Publications

  • John M Adaska: Off-site rearing of heifers reduces the risk of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis ELISA seroconversion and fecal shedding on a California dairy. 2015 Aly S, Gardner IA, Adaska J, Anderson R Off-site rearing of heifers reduces the risk of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis ELISA seroconversion and fecal shedding on a California dairy. J Dairy Sci,
  • John M Adaska: Sensitivity and specificity of two enzyme linked immunosorbent assays and a quantitative real-time polymerase chain reaction for bovine paratuberculosis testing of a large dairy herd 2014 Aly SS, Anderson RJ, Whitlock RH, Adaska JM Sensitivity and specificity of two enzyme linked immunosorbent assays and a quantitative real-time polymerase chain reaction for bovine paratuberculosis testing of a large dairy herd Intl J Appl Res Vet Med,
  • John M Adaska: Sensitivity and Specificity of Two Enzyme-linked Immunosorbent Assays and a Quantitative Real-time Polymerase Chain Reaction for Bovine Paratuberculosis Testing of a Large Dairy Herd 2014 Aly SS, Anderson RJ, Whitlock RH, Adaska JM Sensitivity and Specificity of Two Enzyme-linked Immunosorbent Assays and a Quantitative Real-time Polymerase Chain Reaction for Bovine Paratuberculosis Testing of a Large Dairy Herd Int J Appl Research Vet Med,
  • John M Adaska: Jejunal Hematoma in Cattle: A retrospective case analysis 2014 Adaska JM, Aly SS, Moeller RB, Blanchard PC, Anderson M, Kinde H, Uzal F Jejunal Hematoma in Cattle: A retrospective case analysis Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation,
  • John M Adaska: Congenital portosystemic shunts and hepatic encephalopathy in goat kids in California: 11 cases (1999-2012) 2014 Kinde H, Pesavento PA, Loretti AP, Adaska JM, Barr BC, Moore JD, Anderson ML, Rimoldi G, Hill AE, Jones MEB Congenital portosystemic shunts and hepatic encephalopathy in goat kids in California: 11 cases (1999-2012) JVDI,
  • John M Adaska: Research and Diagnostics in Animal Health: How the University of California Helps to Exclude and Minimize the Impact of Animal Pathogens 2013 Adaska JM, Atwill ER, Nader GA Research and Diagnostics in Animal Health: How the University of California Helps to Exclude and Minimize the Impact of Animal Pathogens California Agriculture,
  • John M Adaska: Pathology in practice. Soft tissue abscesses and vertebral osteomyelitis attributable to N farcinica infection in 2 calves 2013 Correa CE, Moeller RB, Adaska JM, Clothier KA, Blanchard PC Pathology in practice. Soft tissue abscesses and vertebral osteomyelitis attributable to N farcinica infection in 2 calves Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association,
  • John M Adaska: Systemic Bovine herpesvirus 1 infections in neonatal dairy calves 2013 Moeller RB, Adaska J, Reynolds J, Blanchard PC Systemic Bovine herpesvirus 1 infections in neonatal dairy calves J Vet Diag Invest,
  • John M Adaska: Cost-effectiveness of diagnostic strategies to identify Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis super-shedder cows in a large dairy herd using antibody enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays, quantitative real-time polymerase chain reaction, and bacterial culture 2012 Aly SS, Anderson RJ, Whitlock RH, Fyock TL, McAdams S, Byrem TM, Jiang J, Adaska JM, Gardner IA Cost-effectiveness of diagnostic strategies to identify Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis super-shedder cows in a large dairy herd using antibody enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays, quantitative real-time polymerase chain reaction, and bacterial culture J Vet Diag Invest,
  • John M Adaska: Low rate of detectable in utero transmission of Mycobacterium avium
subspecies paratuberculosis in a dairy herd with a low prevalence of Johne’s disease 2012 Adaska JM, Whitlock RH Low rate of detectable in utero transmission of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis in a dairy herd with a low prevalence of Johne’s disease J Vet Diagn Invest,

Most Recent 5 Book Chapters

2008 Adaska, J: Campylobacter, Haskell S, (ed), 5 Minute Veterinary Consult: Ruminant, Ames, IA. .

2008 Adaska, J: Anthrax, Haskell S, (ed), 5 Minute Veterinary Consult: Ruminant, Ames, IA. .