UMALI, DENNIS V.
Associate Professor 7

Department

Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences

Academic Background

DVM (magna cum laude), 2007, University of the Philippines Los Baños
DVSc (PhD), 2014, Yamaguchi University

Specialization

Molecular Epidemiology

Recent Publications

Recent Publications:

  1. DV Umali, K Shirota, K Sasai and H Katoh. 2018. Characterization of Ornithobacterium rhinotracheale from commercial layer chickens in Eastern Japan. Poultry Science 97(1): 24-29.
  2. DV Umali and GJ Resplandor. 2017. Molecular and serological detection of Newcastle disease virus in native chickens from selected live bird markets in Batangas, Philippines. Advances in Animal and Veterinary Sciences 6 (1): 1-7.
  3. DV Umali, AM Lopez, MP Torres, MC Umandal and H. Katoh. 2017. Molecular characterization and phylogenetic analysis of Newcastle disease virus isolated from clinical cases of Newcastle disease in commercial layer farms in the Philippines. The Philippine Journal of Veterinary Medicine 54(1): 17-26.
  4. EA Lastica-Ternura, MS Ty, DV Umali. 2016. Serological and Molecular Detection of Newcastle Disease Virus from Captive Raptors in a Wildlife Rescue Center in the Philippines. The Philippine Journal of Veterinary Medicine 53(2): 96-102.
  5. DV Umali, H Ito, T Suzuki, K Shirota, T Ito and H. Katoh. 2015. Atypical velogenic Newcastle disease in a commercial layer flock In Japan. Poultry Science 94(5): 890-897.
  6. DV Umali, Ito, FP del Valle, T Suzuki, K Shirota, H. Katoh. 2014. Evaluation of Antibody Response, Interferon-Gamma Expression and Protection levels of Chickens Vaccinated with Booster Dose of Recombinant Oil-Adjuvanated Leucocytoozoon caulleryi (Mathis and Leger, 1909) Subunit Vaccine. Avian Diseases 58(4): 609-615.
  7. DV Umali, H Ito, T Suzuki, K Shirota, H. Katoh and T Ito. 2014. Characterization of Complete Genome Sequence of Genotype VI and VII Velogenic Newcastle Disease Virus from Japan. Virus Genes 49: 89-99. DOI: 10.1007/s11262-014-1075-7.
  8. DV Umali, H Ito, H. Katoh and T Ito. 2014. Surveillance of Avian Paramyxovirus in Migratory Waterfowls in the San-in Region of Western Japan from 2006-2012. Journal of Veterinary Medical Science 76(3): 423-30
  9. DV Umali, H Ito, T Suzuki, K Shirota, H. Katoh and T Ito. 2013. Molecular Epidemiology of Newcastle Disease Virus Isolates from Vaccinated Commercial Poultry Farms in Non-Epidemic Areas of Japan. Virology Journal 10: 330
  10. JL Olalia, DV Umali, GD de Ocampo. 2013. Estimation of Safe and Effective Sedative Concentration of Ground Clove (Syzygium aromaticum) Buds Using 96-hour Lethal Concentration 50 (LC50) Test in the Zebrafish, Danio rerio (F. Hamilton, 1822) (Cypriniformes: Cyprinidae). The Philippine Journal of Veterinary Medicine 50(2): 80-89

 

Project Involvements:

  1. Proponent/Project Leader. Low-cost Portable Molecular Diagnostic Platform for Rapid Detection of Poultry Infectious Pathogens (LMDP) Newton Fund Swine and Poultry Research Initiative. 2018-2021
  2. Proponent/Project Leader. Isolation and Molecular Characterization of Salmonella spp. in Commercial Chicken Eggs from Public Markets in Metro Manila, Philippines. University of the Philippines Enhanced Creative Work and Research Grant (ECWRG). 2017-2018.
  3. Co-Proponent/Project Co-leader. Surveillance of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea (PED) and Transmissible Gastroenteritis (TGE) in commercial pig farms in Luzon, Philippines. PL-480 Title 1 Program (Profiling of Economically Important Diseases of Swine and Cattle in The Philippines for Enhanced Disease Management, Surveillance and Control). 2016-2018
  4. Proponent/Project Leader Molecular Characterization of Newcastle Disease Virus in the Philippines. DOST Grants for Outstanding Achievements in Science and Technology. 2016-2017.
  5. Proponent/Project Leader Molecular Characterization of Economically Important Poultry Pathogens in the Philippines. Postdoctoral Training and Research Fellow, Poultry Products Quality Control, Japan. 2014-present
  6. Proponent/Project Leader Molecular Epidemiology of Newcastle Disease Virus in Japan, Postdoctoral Training and Research Fellow, Poultry Products Quality Control (PPQC Co.) Straight PhD Research Program. 2014-2019.