Patricia Gaunt

 Patricia Gaunt

Department

  • Pathobiology and Population Medicine
  • Delta R&E Center
  • MAFES
  • Thad Cochran National Warmwater Aquaculture Center

Title

  • Professor

Contacts

psg2@msstate.edu

Overview

Education:

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Veterinary Medicine, Louisiana State University and A&M College, 1996
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (D.V.M.), Veterinary Medicine, Louisiana State University and A&M College, 1979

Publications

DREC Annual Report

  • Overview of NWAC Fish Disease Research Program. Delta Research and Extension Center Annual Report 2017. Pages 46-47. 2018
  • Characterization of myxozoan actinospore from a commercial catfish pond in the Mississippi delta.. Delta Research and Extension Center. 2016
  • Edwardsiella piscicida: A new catfish pathogen.. Delta Research and Extension Center. 2016

Journal Article

  • Medicated-feed intervention in catfish farming: An economic perspectiveNorth American Journal of Aquaculture. Volume 82, Issue 2, Pages 190-199. 2020
  • Emergence of Edwardsiella piscicida in farmed Channel ♀, Ictalurus punctatus × Blue ♂, Ictalurus furcatus, hybrid catfish cultured in MississippiJournal of the World Aquaculture Society. Volume 50 , Issue 2, Pages 420-432. 2019
  • Comparative phenotypic and genotypic analysis of Edwardsiella isolates from different hosts and geographic origins, with emphasis on isolates formerly classified as E. tarda, and evaluation of diagnostic methods. Journal of Clinical Microbiology. Volume 55, Issue 12, Pages 3466-3491. 2017
  • Comparison of Edwardsiella ictaluri isolates from different hosts and geographic originsJournal of fish diseases. Volume 39, Issue 8, Pages 947-969. 2016
  • Phenotypic and genotypic heterogeneity among Streptococcus iniae isolates recovered from cultured and wild fish in North America, Central America and the Caribbean islands.. Journal of aquatic animal health. Volume 26, Issue 4, Pages 263-71. 2014
  • Lactococcosis in Silver Carp.. Journal of aquatic animal health. Volume 26, Issue 1, Pages 1-8. 2014
  • Edwardsiella piscicida identified in the Southeastern USA by gyrB sequence, species-specific and repetitive sequence-mediated PCR.. Diseases of aquatic organisms. Volume 108, Issue 1, Pages 23-35. 2014
  • Determination of the median lethal dose of botulinum serotype E in channel catfish fingerlings. J Aquat Anim Health. Volume 24, Issue 2, Pages 105-9. 2012
  • Preparation of ormetoprim-sulfadimethoxine-medicated discs for disc diffusion assay Inter-relationships of Salmonella status of flock and grow-out environment at sequential segments in broiler production and processing. North American Journal of Aquaculture. Volume 73, Issue 7-8, Pages 17-20. 2011
  • The pathology associated with visceral toxicosis of catfish.. Journal of veterinary diagnostic investigation : official publication of the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, Inc. Volume 23, Issue 6, Pages 1217-21. 2011
  • New data on Henneguya pellis (Myxozoa: Myxobolidae), a parasite of blue catfish Ictalurus furcatus.. The Journal of parasitology. Volume 95, Issue 6, Pages 1455-67. 2009
  • Response of channel catfish to diets containing T-2 toxin. Journal of Aquatic Animal Health. Volume 15, Issue 3, Page 229–238. 2003

Published Abstract

  • Fish host susceptibility influences myxozoan community composition of proliferative gill disease in catfish aquaculture. Annual Meeting of the American College of Veterinary Pathologists. 2020
  • Fish host susceptibility influences myxozoan community composition of proliferative gill disease in catfish aquaculture. American Fisheries Society: Fish Health Section Summer Seminar Series .
  • Fish host susceptibility influences myxozoan community composition and diversity in proliferative gill diseases of catfish aquaculture. Annual Meeting of the American Association of Veterinary Pathologist . 2020
  • Genomic analysis of atypical Aeromonas hydrophila (aAh) from catfish aquaculture in the southeastern United States with evidence of haplotype shifts from diagnostic case submissions. . AFS-FHS Virtual Summer Seminar Series. 2020

Presentations

Abstract

  • "Expanding our knowledge of the Edwardsiella. ." American Society Microbiology, , Boston, MA. 2016

Oral Presentation

  • "Exploratory Environmental Sampling for Dyes." NWAC Fall Seminar (Okolona), MSU Extension Service, Okolona, MS. 2018
  • "Exploratory Environmental Sampling for Dyes." 2018 Alabama Catfish Farmers Meeting, Auburn University, Demopolis, AL. 2018
  • "Edwardsiella piscicida, an emergent pathogen in farmed Channel ♀, Ictalurus punctatus x Blue ♂, Ictalurus furcatus Hybrid catfish cultured in Mississippi." 8th International Symposium on Aquatic Animal Health, American Fisheries Society Fish Health Section, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada. 2018
  • "Economic considerations for aquaculture therapeutic treatments.." International symposium on aquatic animal health , International symposium on aquatic animal health , Prince Edwards island Canada. 2018
  • "Emergence of Edwardsiella piscicida in farmed Channel ♀, Ictalurus punctatus x Blue ♂, Ictalurus furcatus Hybrid catfish cultured in Mississippi." 43rd Eastern Fish Health Workshop, Eastern Fish Health Workshop, Chattanooga, Tennessee . 2018
  • "Economic considerations for aquaculture therapeutic treatments.." Aquaculture America, World Aquaculture Society, Las vegas. 2018
  • "An emerging disease in hybrid catfish. ." NWAC Fall Seminar Series, MSU, Macon,MS. 2017
  • "An emerging disease in hybrid catfish. ." NWAC Fall Seminar Series, MSU, Stoneville, and Macon MS. 2017
  • "Sampling regimes and chemical usage in the catfish industry." Dr. Pat Basu, Chief Public Health Veterinarian – USDA FSIS , MSU Extension, Stoneville, MS. 2017
  • "Expanding our knowledge of Edwarsdiella. ." American Fisheries Society Fish Health Section Annual Meeting, American Fisheries Society Fish Health Section Annual Meeting, East Lansing, MI. 2017
  • "Phenotypic and genetic characterization of Edwarsdiella isolates from different hosts and geographic regions. ." 41 st Eastern Fish Health Workshop, , Atlantic Beach, NC. 2016