Melissa Macias Rioseco

Assistant Professor

California Animal Health and Food Safety Lab
Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology


Education
2019, PhD, Universidad de la Republica (UdelaR) and the Instituto Nacional de Investigación Agropecuaria (INIA), Montevideo, Uruguay
2013, MPVM, University of California, Davis, CA
2010, DVM, Universidad Autónoma de Baja California (UABC) Instituto de Investigación en Ciencias Veterinarias, Mexicali, Mexico
2015, Washington State University, Pullman, WA
Ten Recent Publications

2020
da Silva Silveira C, Fraga M, Monesiglio C, Delpiazzo R, Macías-Rioseco M, Giannitti F, Riet-Correa F
Detection of Tritrichomonas foetus by PCR in smegma of bulls in Uruguay

2020
Macías-Rioseco M, Silveira C, Fraga M, Casaux L, Cabrera A, Francia M, Robello C, Maya L, Zarantonelli L, Suanes A, Colina R, Buschiazzo A, Giannitti F, Riet-Correa F
Causes of abortion in dairy cows in Uruguay

2020
Maya L, Macías-Rioseco M, Silveira C, Giannitti F, Castells M, Salvo M, Rivero R, Cristina J, Gianneechini E, Puentes R, Flores EF, Riet-Correa F, Colina R
An extensive field study reveals the circulation of new genetic variants of subtype 1a of bovine viral diarrhea virus in Uruguay.

2020
da Silva Silveira C, Maya L, Casaux ML, Schild C, Caffarena D, Aráoz V, da Costa RA, Macías-Rioseco M, Perdomo Y, Castells M, Colina R, Fraga M, Riet-Correa F, Giannitti F
Diseases associated with bovine viral diarrhea virus subtypes 1a and 2b in beef and dairy cattle in Uruguay

2019
Doncel B, Capelesso A, Giannitti F, Cajarville C, Macías-Rioseco M, Silveira C, Costa RA, Riet-Correa F
Hypomagnesemia in dairy cattle in Uruguay

2019
Macías-Rioseco M, Caffarena RD, Fraga M, Silveira C, Giannitti F, Cantón G, Hecker YP, Suanes A, Riet-Correa F
Abortion outbreak caused by Campylobacter fetus subspecies venerealis and Neospora caninum in a bovine dairy herd

2019
Cabrera A, Fresia P, Berná L, Silveira C, Macías-Rioseco M, Arevalo AP, Crispo M, Pritsch O, Riet-Correa F, Giannitti F, Francia ME, Robello C
Isolation and molecular characterization of four novel Neospora caninum strains.

2019
Macías-Rioseco M, Riet-Correa F, Miller MM, Sondgeroth K, Fraga M, Silveira C, Uzal FA, Giannitti F
Bovine abortion caused by Coxiella burnetii: report of a cluster of cases in Uruguay and review of the literature.