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Noah Cohen

Associate Department Head for Research and Graduate Studies & Professor of Large Animal Internal Med

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Phone: (979) 845-3541

Mailstop: 4475

Department: VLCS

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Education

  • Ph.D. Epidemiology , Johns Hopkins University 1988
  • M.P.H. Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University 1986
  • V.M.D Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania 1983
  • A.B. Oriental Studies, University of Pennsylvania 1979

Credentials

  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine-Large Animal
  • Texas Veterinary Medical Specialty License: 0053-S
  • Diplomate. American Veterinary Epidemiology Society

Scholarly Interests

Equine internal medicine. Special Equine Interests: infectious disease epidemiology, immunology, vaccinology, and host-pathogen interactions

Publications

Ex vivo comparison of single-layer and double-layer laparoscopic closure of equine bladders with 2 types of barbed sutures.
Dustin S Major, Amy H Duff, Noah D Cohen, Joanne Hardy
Veterinary surgery : VS. 2017
Early Blockade of Matrix Metalloproteinases in Spinal-Cord-Injured Dogs Results in a Long-Term Increase in Bladder Compliance.
Jonathan M Levine, Noah D Cohen, Thomas M Fandel, Gwendolyn J Levine, Joseph Mankin, John F Griffin, Sharon C Kerwin, C Elizabeth Boudreau, Alpa Trivedi, Linda J Noble-Haeusslein
Journal of neurotrauma. 2017 34(18):2656-2667.
Genomic imprinting does not reduce the dosage of UBE3A in neurons.
Paul R Hillman, Sarah G B Christian, Ryan Doan, Noah D Cohen, Kranti Konganti, Kory Douglas, Xu Wang, Paul B Samollow, Scott V Dindot
Epigenetics & chromatin. 2017 10:27.
Duodenojejunal mesenteric rents: Survival and complications after surgical correction in 38 broodmares (2006-2014).
Shauna P Lawless, Laura A Werner, W True Baker, Robert J Hunt, Noah D Cohen
Veterinary surgery : VS. 2017 46(3):367-375.
Interrupting prolonged sitting in type 2 diabetes: nocturnal persistence of improved glycaemic control.
Paddy C Dempsey, Jennifer M Blankenship, Robyn N Larsen, Julian W Sacre, Parneet Sethi, Nora E Straznicky, Neale D Cohen, Ester Cerin, Gavin W Lambert, Neville Owen, Bronwyn A Kingwell, David W Dunstan
Diabetologia. 2016 60(3):499-507.
TRPM2 SNP genotype previously associated with susceptibility to Rhodococcus equi pneumonia in Quarter Horse foals displays differential gene expression identified using RNA-Seq.
Cole M McQueen, Canaan M Whitfield-Cargile, Kranti Konganti, Glenn P Blodgett, Scott V Dindot, Noah D Cohen
BMC genomics. 2016 17(1):993.
Multi-Center Retrospective Evaluation of Screw and Polymethylmethacrylate Constructs for Atlantoaxial Fixation in Dogs.
Megan W Stout Steele, Amy W Hodshon, Andrew L Hopkins, Gaemia M Tracy, Noah D Cohen, Sharon C Kerwin, C Elizabeth Boudreau, William B Thomas, Joseph M Mankin, Jonathan M Levine
Veterinary surgery : VS. 2016 45(7):909-915.
The microbiota-derived metabolite indole decreases mucosal inflammation and injury in a murine model of NSAID enteropathy.
Canaan M Whitfield-Cargile, Noah D Cohen, Robert S Chapkin, Brad R Weeks, Laurie A Davidson, Jennifer S Goldsby, Carrie L Hunt, Shelby H Steinmeyer, Rani Menon, Jan S Suchodolski, Arul Jayaraman, Robert C Alaniz
Gut microbes. 2016 7(3):246-61.
Effects of regional limb perfusion volume on concentrations of amikacin sulfate in synovial and interstitial fluid samples from anesthetized horses.
Jennifer L Godfrey, Joanne Hardy, Noah D Cohen
American journal of veterinary research. 2016 77(6):582-8.
Novel transferable erm(46) determinant responsible for emerging macrolide resistance in Rhodococcus equi.
Elisa Anastasi, Steeve Giguère, Londa J Berghaus, Mary K Hondalus, Jennifer M Willingham-Lane, Iain MacArthur, Noah D Cohen, Marilyn C Roberts, Jose A Vasquez-Boland
The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy. 2016 71(6):1746.
Chloroquine inhibits Rhodococcus equi replication in murine and foal alveolar macrophages by iron-starvation.
Leticia T Gressler, Angela I Bordin, Cole M McQueen, Noah D Cohen, Agueda Castagna de Vargas
Veterinary microbiology. 2016 188:16-24.
Use of Serial Quantitative PCR of the vapA Gene of Rhodococcus equi in Feces for Early Detection of R. equi Pneumonia in Foals.
R G Madrigal, S D Shaw, L A Witkowski, B E Sisson, G P Blodgett, M K Chaffin, N D Cohen
Journal of veterinary internal medicine. 2016 30(2):664-70.
Oral Administration of Electron-Beam Inactivated Rhodococcus equi Failed to Protect Foals against Intrabronchial Infection with Live, Virulent R. equi.
Joana N Rocha, Noah D Cohen, Angela I Bordin, Courtney N Brake, Steeve Giguère, Michelle C Coleman, Robert C Alaniz, Sara D Lawhon, Waithaka Mwangi, Suresh D Pillai
PloS one. 2016 11(2):e0148111.
Use of Liposomal Gentamicin for Treatment of 5 Foals with Experimentally Induced Rhodococcus equi Pneumonia.
N D Cohen, S Giguère, A J Burton, J N Rocha, L J Berghaus, C N Brake, A I Bordin, M C Coleman
Journal of veterinary internal medicine. 2016 30(1):322-5.
Composition and diversity of the fecal microbiome and inferred fecal metagenome does not predict subsequent pneumonia caused by Rhodococcus equi in foals.
Whitfield-Cargile CM, Cohen ND, Suchodolski J, Chaffin MK, McQueen CM, Arnold CE, Dowd SE, Blodgett GP.
PLoS One. 2015
Gallium maltolate as an alternative to macrolides for treatment of presumed Rhodococcus equi pneumonia in foals.
Cohen ND, Slovis NM, Giguère S, Baker S, Chaffin MK, Bernstein LR.
J Vet Intern Med. 2015 29(3):932-939.
Quantitative magnetic resonance imaging in a naturally-occurring canine model of spinal cord injury.
Griffin JF, Davis MC, Ji JX, Cohen ND, Young BD, Levine JM. Quantitative magnetic resonance imaging in a naturally-occurring canine model of spinal cord injury.
Spinal Cord. 2015 53(4):278-84.
Association of catastrophic biaxial fracture of the proximal sesamoid bones with bony changes of the metacarpophalangeal joint identified by standing MRI in cadaveric forelimbs of Thoroughbred racehorses
Peloso JG, Vogler JB, Cohen ND, Marquis P, Hilt L.
J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2015 246(6):661-673.
Update on bacterial pneumonia in the foal and weanling.
Reuss SM, Cohen ND.
Vet Clinic North Am Equine Pract. 2015 31(1):121-135.
Rhodococcus equi foal pneumonia
Cohen ND
Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract. 2014 30(3):609-22.
Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of xylazine administered by the intravenous or intra-osseous route in adult horses.
Santonastaso A, Hardy J, Cohen N, Fajt V.
J Vet Pharmacol Ther. 2014 37(37):565-570.
Ultrasonographic visualization of the liver in sites recommended for blind percutaneous liver biopsy in horses.
Sammons SC, Norman TE, Chaffin MK, Cohen ND
J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2014 245(8):939-943.
Intramuscular administration of a synthetic CpG-oligodeoxynucleotide modulates functional responses of neutrophils of neonatal foals.
Cohen ND, Bourquin JR, Bordin AI, Kuskie KR, Brake CN, Weaver KB, Liu M, Felippe MJ, Kogut MH.
PLoS One. 2014 9(10).
Amikacin resistance in Staphylococcus pseudintermedius from dogs.
Gold RM, Cohen ND, Lawhon SD.
J Clin Microbiol. 2014 52(10):3641-6.
Cerebrospinal fluid inflammatory cytokines and chemokines in naturally occurring canine spinal cord injury.
Taylor AR, Welsh CJ, Young C, Spoor E, Kerwin SC, Griffin GJ, Cohen ND, Levine JM.
J Neurotrauma. 2014 31(18):1561-1569.
Comparison of microbiological, histological, and immunomodulatory parameters in response to treatment with either combination therapy with prednisone and metronidazole or probiotic VSL#3 strains in dogs with idiopathic inflammatory bowel disease
Rossi G, Pengo G, Caldin M, Palumbo Piccionello A, Steiner JM, Cohen ND, Jergens AE, Suchodolski JS
PLoS One. 2014
Comparison of microbiological, histological, and immunomodulatory parameters in response to treatment with either combination therapy with prednisone and metronidazole or probiotic VSL#3 strains in dogs with idiopathic inflammatory bowel disease
Rossi G, Pengo G, Caldin M, Palumbo Piccionello A, Steiner JM, Cohen ND, Jergens AE, Suchodolski JS
PLoS One . 2014
Efficacy of a metalloproteinase inhibitor in spinal cord-injured dogs
Levine JM, Cohen ND, Heller M, Fajt VR, Levine GJ, Kerwin SC, Trivedi AA, Fandel TM, Werb Z, Modestino A, Noble-Haeusslein LJ
PLos One . 2014
Frequency of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis infection in horses across the United States during a 10-year period
Kilcoyne I, Spier SJ, Carter CN, Smith JL, Swinford AK, Cohen ND
J Am Vet Med Assoc . 2014
In vitro susceptibility of equine-obtained isolates of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis to gallium maltolate and 20 other antimicrobial agents
Norman TE, Batista M, Lawhon SD, Zhang S, Kuskie KR, Swinford AK, Bernstein LR, Cohen ND
J Clin microbiol. 2014
Frequency of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis infection in horses across the United States during a 10-year period
Kilcoyne I, Spier SJ, Carter CN, Smith JL, Swinford AK, Cohen ND
J Am Vet Med Assoc . 2014
Identification of genomic loci associated with Rhodococcus equi susceptibility in foals.
McQueen CM, Doan R, Dindot SV, Bourquin JR, Zlatev ZZ, Chaffin MK, Blodgett GP, Ivanov I, Cohen ND
PLoS One. 2014 9(6).
J. Rhodococcus equi research 2008–2012: report of the fifth international Havemeyer workshop
Cauchard S, Giguère S, Venner M, Muscatello G, Cauchard J, Cohen ND, Haas A, Hines SA, Hondalus MK, Horohov DW, Meijer WG, Prescott JF, and Vazquez-Boland
Equine Vet J. 2013
Transfer of the virulence-associated protein A-bearing plasmid between field strains of virulent and avirulent Rhodococcus equi
Stoughton WB, Poole T, Kuskie KR, Liu M, Bishop K, Morrissey A, Takai S, Cohen ND
J Vet Intern Med. 2013
Transfer of the virulence-associated protein A-bearing plasmid between field strains of virulent and avirulent Rhodococcus equi
Stoughton WB, Poole T, Kuskie KR, Liu M, Bishop K, Morrissey A, Takai S, Cohen ND
J Vet Intern Med. 2013
Identification of genomic loci associated with Rhodococcus equi susceptibility in foals
McQueen CM, Doan R, Dindot SV, Bourquin JR, Zlatev ZZ, Chaffin MK, Blodgett GP, Ivanov I, Cohen ND
PLoS One .
Cerebrospinal fluid inflammatory cytokines in naturally-occurring canine spinal cord injury
Taylor A, Welsh J, Young C, Spoor E, Kerwin S, Griffin J, Levine GJ, Cohen ND, Levine JM
J Neurotrauma .


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