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CURRICULUM VITAE

Mats H.T. Troedsson, DVM, PhD, DACT, DECAR
M.Troedsson@uky.edu
(859) 218-1085

Professor
Chairman
Department of Veterinary Science
Director
M.H. Gluck Equine Research Center
College of Agriculture, Food & Environment
University of Kentucky

Education

University of California, Davis; PhD, 1991, Reproductive Immunology
Dissertation:  Uterine Defense Mechanisms in the Mare
           
Royal Veterinary College, Stockholm, Sweden; DVM, 1975

Board Certification

Diplomate, American College of Theriogenologists, 1993.

Diplomate, European College of Animal Reproduction, 2002

Awards

University of Florida Superior Accomplishment Award, 2006

DVM Student Award for Teaching, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, 2001

DVM Student Award for Teaching, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, 2000

DVM Student Award for Teaching, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, 1999

Graduate Student Teaching Incentive Award, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, 1999

College of Veterinary Medicine Collegiate Award, University of Minnesota, 1998

DVM Student Award for Teaching, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, 1998

Graduate Student Teaching Award, Theriogenology Graduate Program, University of Minnesota, 1997

Departmental Teaching Incentive Award, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, 1997;1998

Research Interests

Interaction between semen and the uterine immune system

Seminal protein

Early pregnancy loss

High risk pregnancies

Uterine contractility

Selected Publications

Troedsson, M.H.T. and Liu, I.K.M. (1991)  Uterine clearance of non-antigenic markers (51Cr) in response to a bacterial challenge in mares potentially susceptible and resistant to chronic uterine infections. J. Repr. Fert. Suppl. 44:283-288.

Troedsson, M.H.T., Liu, I.K.M and Thurmond, M. (1993)  Function of uterine-and blood derived PMNs in mares susceptible and resistant to chronic uterine infection (CUI): phagocytosis and chemotaxis. Biol. Reprod. 49:507-514.

Troedsson, M.H.T., Liu, I.K.M., Ing, M., Pascoe, J.R. and Thurmond, M. (1993)  Multiple site electromyography recordings of uterine activity following an intrauterine bacterial challenge in mares susceptible and resistant to chronic uterine infection. J. Reprod. Fert. 99:307-313.

Troedsson, M.H.T. (1994)  Uterine defense mechanisms in the mare. Arch. STD/HIV. Res. 8:259-269.

Troedsson, M.H.T., Liu, I.K.M., Ing, M. and Pascoe, J. (1995) Smooth muscle electrical activity in the oviduct and the effect of oxytocin, PGF2a and PGE2 on the myometrium and oviduct of the cycling mare. Biol. Reprod. Monograph 1: Eq. Reprod., pp. 439-452.

Renaudin, C.D., Troedsson, M.H.T., Gillis, C., King, V.L., and Bodena, A. (1997) Ultrasonographic evaluation of the equine placenta by transrectal and transabdominal approach in the normal pregnant mare.  Theriogenology 47(2):559-573.

Troedsson, M.H.T., Liu, I.K.M., and  Crabo, B.G. (1998) Sperm transport and survival in the female reproductive tract. Theriogenology, 49(5):905-915.

Troedsson, M.H.T.  (1999) Uterine clearance and resistance to persistent endometritis in the mare.  Theriogenology, 52(3):461-471.

Madill, S., Troedsson, M.H.T., Alexander, S.L., Shand, N., Santschi, E.M., and Irvine, C.H.G. (2000) Simultaneous recording of pituitary oxytocin secretion and myometrial activity in estrous mares exposed to various breeding stimuli. J. Reprod. Fert. (Suppl). 56:351-361.

Troedsson, M.H.T., Ohlgren, A.F., Ababneh, M.M., and Gregas, M. (2001) Effect of periovulatory prostaglandin F2" on pregancy rates and luteal function. Theriogenology 55(9):1891-1899.

Devireddy, R.V., Swanlund, D.J., Olin, T., Vincente, W., Troedsson, M.H.T., Bischof, J.C., and Roberts, K.P. (2002) Cryopreservation of equine spermatozoa: Optimal cooling rates in the presence and absence of cryoprotective agents. Biology of Reproduction 66:222-231.

Alghamdi, A.S., Foster, D.N, and Troedsson, M.H.T. (2004) Equine seminal plasma reduces sperm binding to polymorphonuclear neutrophils and improves fertility of fresh semen inseminated into inflamed uteri. Reproduction 127:593-600.

Alghamdi, A.S., Foster, G.N., and Troedsson, M.H.T.  (2005) Nitric oxide levels and nitric oxide synthase expression in uterine samples from mares susceptible and resistant to persistent breeding-induced endometritis. Am. J. Repr. Immun, 53(5):230-237.

Troedsson, M.H.T., Alghamdi, A.S., Desvousges, A., Dahms, B., Dow, C.A., Hayna, J., Valesco, R., Collahan, P.T., Macpherson, M.L., Pozor, M., and Buhi, W.C. (2005) Components in seminal plasma regulating sperm transport and elimination. Anim. Reprod. Sci, 89:171-186.

Christensen, B.W., Troedsson, M.H.T., Murchie, T.A., Pozor, M.A., Macpherson, M.L., Roberts, G.D., Estrada, A.H., and Langois, J. (2006) Management of hydrops in a Thoroughbred mare resulting in successful foaling. JAVMA, 228:1228-1232.

Bruce W. Christensen, Mats H.T. Troedsson, John F. Roberts, Margo L. Macpherson, Margorzata A. Pozor, Adam C. Eichelberger. (2006) Equine high-risk pregnancy with vaginal varicose vein hemorrhage and a Nocardia-form placentitis.  JAVMA, 228(10):1507-1510.

Troedsson, M.H.T. (2006) Interaction between spermatozoa and the mare’s reproductive tract is mediated by biochemical, physical, and inflammatory mechanisms. Pferdeheilkunde, 22:160-164.

Troedsson, M.H.T. (2007) High Risk Pregnant Mare. Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica, 49 (Suppl 1):S9

Troedsson, M.H.T. (2008) Breeding-induced endometritis. Pferdeheilkunde, 24(1):56-60.

Liu, I.K.M., Troedsson, M.H.T. (2008) The diagnosis and treatment of endometritis in the mare: Yesterday and today. Theriogenology, 70:415-420.

Christensen, B.W., Troedsson, M.H.T., Young, L.J., Olivia, M., Penfold, L.M. (2008) Effects of sociosexual environment on serum testosterone in captive male African Rhinoceros. Theriogenology 71:1105-1111.

Ekiri, A.B., MacKay, R,H, Gaskin, J.M., Freeman, D.E., House, A.M., Giguère, S., Troedsson, M.H.T., Schuman, C., von Chamier, M., Henry, K., and Hernandez, J.A. (2008) Epidemiologic analysis of nosocomial Salmonella infections in hospitalized horses. JAVMA 234(1):108-119.

Troedsson, M.H.T. (2009) Problems after breeding. J. Eq. Vet. Sci. 28(11):635-639.

Moller Nielsen, J. Troedsson, M.H.T., and Zent, W.W. (2010) Results of bacteriological and cytological examinations of the endometrium of mares in a practice in Denmark and in Central Kentucky, USA. Eq. Vet. Sci. 30(1):27-30.

Troedsson, M. (2010) Sperm transport and elimination from the mares’ reproductive tract. Pferdeheilkunde 26:25-28.

Mozzaquatro, F.D., Verstegen, J.P., Douglas, R.H., Troedsson, M.H.T., Silva, C.A.M., and Rubin M.I.B. (2010)
Luteal function induced by transvaginal ultrasonic-guided follicular aspiration in mares. An. Reprod. Sci. 119(1-2):56-62.

Klein, C. Scoggin, K. Ealy, A.D., and Troedsson, M.H.T. (2010) Transcriptional profiling of equine endometrium during the time of maternal recognition of pregnancy. Biol. Reprod. 83:102-113.

Bailey, C.S., Macpherson, M.L., Pozor, M.A., Troedsson, M.H.T., Benson, S., Giguere, S., Sanchez, L.C., LeBlanc, M.M., and Vicroy, T.W. (2010) Treatment efficacy of trimethoprim sulfamethoxazole, pentoxifylline and altrenogest in experimentally-induced equine placentitis. Theriogenology 74:402-412.

Book Chapters

Macpherson, M.L., Hayna, J., and Troedsson, M.H.T. (2006) Premature lactation in mares. In: Current Therapy in Equine Reproduction. ED. Samper J., Pycock, J., McKinnon, A. pp. 435-440.

Troedsson, M.H.T. (2008) Dystocia. In: Large Animal Internal Medicine 4th ed. ED.  Smith, B.F. Mosby Co, St Louis, MO. pp. 210-212.

Troedsson, M.H.T. (2008). Retained fetal membranes. In: Large Animal Internal Medicine 4th ed. ED.  Smith, B.F. Mosby Co, St Louis, MO. pp. 212-213.

Christensen, B., Troedsson, M.H.T., Drost, M. (2008). Female Reproductive Disorders. In: Large Animal Internal Medicine 4th ed. ED.  Smith, B.F. Mosby Co, St Louis, MO. pp. 1419-1469.

Troedsson, M.H.T. (2010) Endometritis. In: Equine Reproduction. ED. McKinnon, A. Blackwell Publishing. pp. 2608-2619.

Troedsson, M.H.T., Macpherson, M.L. (2010) Placentitis. In: Equine Reproduction. ED. McKinnon, A. Blackwell Publishing. pp. 2359-2367.

Troedsson, M.H.T. and Timoney, P.J. Contagious Equine Metritis. In: Clinical Veterinary Advisor. ED. D. Wilson (in press).

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