Over 90 refereed publications since 2000
Zhou H, Hickford JGH and Qian Fang. A premature stop codon in the ADAMTS2 gene is likely to be responsible for dermatosparaxis in Dorper sheep. Anim Genet 43:471-3, 2012.
Zhou H, Gong H, Yan W, Luo Y and Hickford JG. Identification and sequence analysis of the keratin-associated protein 24-1 (KAP24-1) gene homologue in sheep. Gene 511:62-5, 2012.
Zhou H, Bennett G, Buller N and Hickford JGH. Isolation of two novel Fusobacterium necrophorum variants from sheep in Australia. Vet Microbiol 148:448, 2011.
Zhou H, Meyer K, Ganter M and Hickfrod JGH. Identification of a Fusobacterium necrophorum isolate that contains a new variant of the leukotoxin gene (lktA) from the hoof of a sheep with ovine footrot. Vet Microbiol 149:524-5, 2011.
Zhou H, Kuhhareang S, Fang Q, Gong H, Hu J, Luo Y and Hickford, JGH. Detection of sequence variation and genotyping of polymorphic genes using PCR stem-loop conformational polymorphism (PCR-SLCP). Anal Biochem 408:340-1, 2011.
Zhou H, Lottner S, Ganter M and Hickford JGH. Identification of two new Dichelobacter nodosus strains in Germany. Vet J 184:115-7, 2010.
Zhou H, Dobbinson S and Hickford JGH. Fusobacterium necrophorum variants present on hooves of lame pig. Vet Microbiol 141:390, 2010.
Zhou H, Hu J, Luo Y and Hickford JGH. Variation in the ovine C-type lectin dectin-1 gene (CLEC7A). Dev Comp Immunol 34:246-9, 2010.
Zhou H, Bennett G and Hickford JGH. Detection of Fusobacterium equinum on footrot infected hooves of sheep and cattle. Vet Microbiol 134:400-1, 2009.
Zhou H, Frampton CM and Hickford JGH. Variation in ovine CAPN3 is not associated with meat tenderness. Anim Genet 40:251-2, 2009.
Zhou H, Bennett G and Hickford JGH. Variation in Fushobacterium necrophorum isolates from sheep, goats and cattle infected with footrot. Vet Microbiol 135:363-7, 2009.
Zhou H, Bennett G, Kennan RM, Rood JI and Hickford JGH. Identification of a leukotoxin sequence from Fusobacterium equinum. Vet Microbiol 133: 394-5, 2009.
Zhou H, Hickford JGH and Gong H. Identification of allelic polymorphism in the ovine leptin gene. Mol Biotech 41:22-5, 2009.
Zhou H, Lottner E, Ganter M and Hickford JGH. Isolation of new anaerobic bacteria from sheep hooves infected with footrot. Vet Microbiol 139:414-6, 2009.
Zhou H, Byun SO, Frampton CM, Bickerstaffe R and Hickford JGH. Lack of association between CAST SNPs and meat tenderness in sheep. Anim Genet 39:331-2, 2008.
Zhou H and Hickford JGH. Allelic polymorphism of the caprine calpastatin (CAST) gene identified by PCR-SSCP. Meat Sci 79:403-5, 2008.
Zhou H and Hickford JGH. Allelic variation of the bovine calpastatin (CAST) gene. Mol Cell Probes 22:129-30, 2008.
Zhou H and Hickford JGH. Clonal polymerase chain reaction-single-strand conformational polymorphism analysis: an effective approach for identifying cloned sequences. Anal Biochem 378:111-2, 2008.
Zhou H and Hickford JGH. Polymorphism of Toll-like receptor 9 (TLR9) gene in sheep. Vet Immunol Immunopath 121:140-3, 2008.
Zhou H, Hickford JGH and Fang Q. Variation in the coding region of the myostatin (GDF8) gene in sheep. Mol Cell Probes 22:67-8, 2008.
Zhou H, Hickford JGH and Gong H. Allelic variation of the caprine TLR4 gene identified by PCR-SSCP. Mol Cell Probes 22:65-6, 2008.