Pires AFA, Stover J, Kukielka EA, Haghani V, De Melo Ramos T, Paieman, A; Jay-Russell M No. 2020. Salmonella and generic E. coli prevalence in meat and produce sold at farmers markets in Northern Californi. Journal of Food Protection (Accepted in-press JFP-20-079R2)
Pires AFA, Peterson A, Baron J, Adams R, Moore D. 2020. Assessment of veterinarians’ engagement with backyard poultry and small-scale livestock production in four western states". JAVMA July 15, 2020, Vol. 257, No 2, Pages 196- 209.
Pandey, P., S. K. Vidyarthi, V. Vaddella, C. Venkitasamy, M. Pitesky, B. Weimer, and AFA Pires. 2020. Improving Biosecurity Procedures to Minimize the Risk of Spreading Pathogenic Infections Agents After Carcass Recycling. Frontiers in Microbiology. 11
Pereira R, Williams DR, Rossitto P, Adaska J, Okello E, Champagne J, Lehenbauer TW, Li X, Chase J, Nguyen T, Pires AFA, Atwill ER, Aly SS. Association between herd management practices and antimicrobial resistance in Salmonella spp. from cull dairy cattle in Central California. PeerJ 7:e6546 https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.6546
Pires AFA, Peterson A, Baron J, Adams R, Martínez-López B, Moore D. Small-scale livestock and backyard owners needs assessment in western United States. PLoS One 2019 Feb 14;14(2): e0212372. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0212372. eCollection 2019
Pires AFA, Patterson L, Aminabadi P, Kukielka E, Navarro-Gonzalez N, Jay-Russell M. Prevalence and Risk factors associated with Campylobacter and Salmonella in livestock raised on diversified small-scale farms in California Epidemiology and Infection 147, e321
De Melo Ramos T, Jay-Russell M, Millner PD, Shade J, Sorge US, Hutchinson M, Lilley J, Pires AFA. Assessment of organic produce farming research and outreach needs regarding food safety risks and raw manure and compost applications Front. Sustain. Food Syst.3:73
Simoes J, Pires AFA. Reproductive disorders in Portuguese Serrana goats and its effects on milk production. Revista Colombiana de Ciencias Pecuarias (RCCP), 31(1): 64-71.
Medel-Herrero A, Martinez-Lopez B, Silva-del-Rio, Pires AFA, Edmondson A, Schenker M. Tuberculosis prevalence among US cropworkers, 2000-2012: trends and contributing factors. J Occup Environ Med, 60(7): 603-611.
Patterson L, Navarro-Gonzalez N, Aminabadi P, Jay-Russell M, Antaki E, Pires AFA. Persistence of Escherichia coli in the soil of an organic mixed crop-livestock farm that integrates sheep grazing within vegetable fields. Zoonoses Public Health, 65(7): 887-896.
Pires AFA, Millner PD, Baron J, Jay-Russell M. Assessment of Current Practices of Organic Farmers Regarding Biological Soil Amendments of Animal Origin in a Multi-Regional US Study. Food Protect. Trends 2018. 38 (5) 347-362
Davidson KE; Byrne, BA; Pires AFA; Magdesian KG; Pereira RV 2018. Antimicrobial resistance trends in fecal Salmonella isolates from northern California dairy cattle admitted to a veterinary teaching hospital, 2002-2016. PLoS One 2018; 13(6):e0199928. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0199928. eCollection 2018.
Pires AFA, Funk JA, Habing G, Bolin C.Phenotypic and genotypic diversity of Salmonella in finishing swine. Foodborne Pathog Dis,13(4): 182-9.
Likavec T, Pires AFA, Funk JA. Association between thermal environment and Salmonella in floor fecal samples from a Midwestern US dairy. Canadian J Vet Res, 80(3): 183-8.
Streider-Barboza C, Zondlak A, Kayitsinga J, Pires AFA, Contreas GA. Lipid mobilization assessment in transition dairy cattle using ultrasound biomarkers. Livest Sci, 177: 159-64.
Blanchard MT, Anderson ML, Hoar BR, Pires AFA, Blanchard PC,Yeargan BV, Teglas MB, Belshaw M, Stott JL. Assessment of a fluorescent antibody test for the detection of antibodies against epizootic bovine abortion. J Vet Diagn Invest, 26(5): 622-30.