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- Cook, Daniel; Pfister, James A.; Constantino, John R.; Roper, Jessie M.; Gardner, Dale R.; Welch, Kevin D.; Hammond, Zachary J.; Green, Benedict T.
- Journal of agricultural and food chemistry 2015 v.63 no.4 pp. 1220
- poisonous plants, etc ; DNA primers; toxicity; Delphinium occidentale; analytical chemistry; cattle; death; detection; diagnostic techniques; digestion; ingestion; microscopy; polymerase chain reaction; rumen; Show all 14 Subjects
- ... Toxic plants such as Delphinium spp. (i.e., larkspur) are a significant cause of livestock losses worldwide. Correctly determining the causative agent responsible for the death of an animal, whether by disease, poisonous plant, or other means, is critical in developing strategies to prevent future losses. The objective of this study was to develop an alternative diagnostic tool to microscopy and a ...