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Thomas Bunch

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Agricultural Experiment Station

Chromosome and Embryo Biology

Professor

Educational Background

Other, Techniques for producing transgenic mice, U.S. National Institutes of Health, 1990
Other, Molecular Genetics, University of Utah, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, 1982
Other, Animal Genetics, Centre Natl. de Recherches, Francel, 1981
Other, Embryo Transfer in Sheep, University of Sidney, Australia, 1975
Other, Reproductive Physiology, (Embryo transfer), Dept. of Biology, Utah State University, 1973
PhD, Cytogenetics/Toxicology/Wildlife, Utah State University, 1971
MS, Biology/Ecology, Brigham Young University, 1969
BS, Biology/Botany, Brigham Young University, 1968


Biography

Native of Northern Indiana. Came to Utah for educational purposes. Completed post-doc in the Department of Biology at Utah State University. Spent remainder of my professional career at Utah State University

Teaching Interests

Biotechnology and chromosome biology

Research Interests

Animal reproduction, embryo biology and cytogenetics


Contact Information

Go toOffice Location: AGRS 207
DialPhone: 435-797-2148
SendEmail: tom.bunch@usu.edu

Awards

Honor Plaque, 1986

Meritorious Award, 1985

Special Recognition Award, 1981

Thesis - Most Outstanding Research, 1969


  • Rutigliano, H., Wilhelm, A., Hall, J., Sessions, B., Meng, Q., White, K.L, Bunch, T.D, Davies, C., Polejaeva, I., (2013). Aberrant gene expression at the fetal-maternal interface in sheep and goats produced by somatic cell nuclear transfer. Amernican Journal of Reproductive Immunology
  • Hall, J., Meng, Q., Sessions, B.R, Fan, Z., Wang, X., Stott, R.D, Rutigliano, H., Davies, C., Panter, K., Bunch, T.D, White, K.L, Polejaeva, I., (2012). Effect of embryo culture length on production of cloned transgenic goats. Reproduction, Fertility & Develpment
  • Sessions, B., Hall, J., Fan, Z., Wang, X., Stott, R., Rutigliano, H., Davies, C., Bunch, T., Bunch, T.D, (2012). Effect of Embryo Culture Length on Production of Cloned Transgenic Goats. Reproduction, Fertility and Development
  • Sessions, B., Hall, J., Fan, Z., Wang, X., Stott, R., Rutigliano, H., Davies, C., Bunch, T., Bunch, T.D, (2012). Effect of Embryo Culture Length on Production of Cloned Transgenic Goats. Reproduction, Fertility and Development
  • Woods, G.L, White, K.L, Vanderwall, D.K, Li, G., Aston, K.I, Bunch, T.D, Meerdo, L.N, Pate, B.J, (2003). A Mule Clone from Fetal Cells by Nuclear Transfer. Science *
  • Bunch, T.D, Wang, S., Wu, C., Zhang, Y., (2003). Mitochondrial D-loop sequence variation with three extant genera of the tribe capriini. Plant and Animal Genome XI *
  • Bunch, T.D, (2002). Effects of isocupressic acid (ICA), a pine needle abortifacient toxin, on the viability of bovine preimplantation embryos. Theriogenology *
  • Panter, K.E, Wang, S., James, L.F, Gaffield, W., Molyneux, R.J, Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, (2002). The effects of steroidal glycolakaloids from potato tubers (Solanum tuberosum) on bovine oocytes maturation and subsequent embryo development in vitro. Theriogenology *
  • Bunch, T.D, Wang, S., Cockett, N., Shay, T.L, Miller, J.M, Maciulis, A., Evans, R.C, Holyoak, G.R, Foote, W.C, Call, J.W, (2002). The PRPN gene polymorphic distribution in embryo transfer flocks used for studying scrapie transmission. Plant, Animal & Microbe Genomes X *
  • Panter, K.E, Wang, S., James, L.F, Gaffield, W., Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, (2001). Effects of Cyclopamine and synthetic analog on bovine oocyte maturation in vitro. Theriogenology *
  • Bunch, T.D, Wang, S., Wu, C., Zhang, Y., (2001). Mitochondrial D-loop sequence variation within the giant argali sheep (Ovis ammon) of Central Asia. Plant and Animal Genome IX (San Diego). Abstract P643 *
  • Wang, S., Panter, K.E, James, L.F, Gaffield, W., Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, (2001). The effects of steroidal alkaloids from Veratrum californium on bovine embryo development in vitro. Theriogenology *
  • Wang, S., Panter, K.E, Gardner, D.R, Evans, R.C, Holyoak, G.R, Bunch, T.D, (2000). Effects of isocupressic acid (ICA), a pine needle abortifacient toxin, on in vitro development of bovine embryos. Theriogenology *
  • Bunch, T.D, Panter, K.E, Wang, S., Evans, R.C, Holyoak, G.R, (2000). The effects of 3 dosing regimens of gonadotropins on sheep superovulation. Theriogenology *
  • Bunch, T.D, Wang, W., Holyoak, G.R, (1999). Bovine embryo development in vitro after exposure to fluorescent light. J. Anim. Sci. *
  • Wang, S., Bunch, T.D, Seidel, Jr., G., Holyoak, G.R, (1999). Effects of bulls and fertilization media on production of bovine embryos in vitro. J. Anim. Sci. *
  • Wang, S., Panter, K.E, Holyoak, G.R, Liu, G., Molyneux, R.J, Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, (1999). Effects of locoweed toxin (swainsonine) on bovine oocyte fertilization in vitro. J. Anim. Sci. *
  • Wang, S., Liu, G., Holyoak, G.R, Hammon, D., Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.J, Bunch, T.D, (1999). Effects of supplementation with fluids from bovine follicles of varied sizes in in vitro maturation medium on subsequent embryo development in vitro. Theriogenology *
  • Wang, S., Liu, G., Holyoak, G.R, Hammon, D., Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.J, Bunch, T.D, (1999). Effects of supplementation with fluids from bovine follicles of varied sizes in in vitro maturation medium on subsequent embryo development in vitro. Theriogenology *
  • Holyoak, G.R, Wang, W., Panter, K.E, Liu, G., Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, (1999). Effects of swainsonine on bovine embryo development following in vitro maturation and fertilization. Theriogenology *
  • Wang, S., Panter, K.E, Holyoak, G.R, Liu, G., Molyneux, R.J, Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, (1999). Evaluation of locoweed toxin (Swainsonine) on bovine oocyte fertilization in vitro. Biol. Reprod. *
  • Wang, S., Evans, R.C, Holyoak, G.R, Godfrey, R.W, Stellflug, J.N, Bunch, T.D, (1999). Laparoscopic insemination of ewes using resazurin-treated ram semen. J. Anim. Sci. *
  • Wang, S., Panter, K.E, Holyoak, G.R, Liu, G., Molyneux, R.J, Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, (1999). The development of bovine preimplantation embryos treated with swainsonine in vitro. J. Anim. Sci. *
  • Wang, S., Stellflug, J.N, Blackburn, H., Holyoak, R.G, Bunch, T.D, (1998). Comparison of sperm metabolic rate with sperm motility between different sheep breeds using the resazurin reduction spectrophotometric assay. J. Anim. Sci. *
  • Beever, J.E, Shay, T.L, Albretson, J., Maciulis, A., Bunch, T.D, Holyoak, G.R, Cockett, N., (1998). Identification of the causative mutation in ovine hereditary chondrodysplasia. Plant and Animal Genome VI. W21 *
  • Holyoak, G.R, Wang, S., Panter, K.E, Liu, G., Bunch, T.J, Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, (1998). Influence of swainsonine on bovine preimplantation embryo development. Biol. Reprod. *
  • Holyoak, G.R, Wang, S., Panter, K.E, Liu, G., Bunch, T.J, Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, (1998). Influence of swainsonine on bovine preimplantation embryo development. Biol. Reprod. *
  • Wang, S., Stellflug, J.N, Blackburn, H., Holyoak, R.G, Bunch, T.D, (1998). Metabolic rate as an indication of fertilization capacity of cryopreserved ram semen. J. Anim. Sci. *
  • Wang, S., Holyoak, G.R, Bunch, T.J, Bunch, T.D, (1998). The effects of -mercaptoethanol on bovine embryo development in vitro. J. Anim. Sci. *
  • Wang, S., Holyoak, G.R, Bunch, T.J, Bunch, T.D, (1998). The effects of -mercaptoethanol on bovine embryo development in vitro. J. Anim. Sci. *
  • Campbell, K.D, Reed, W.R, Bunch, T.D, White, K.L, (1998). The presence of integrins or integrin-like molecules on the surface of bovine oocytes and their possible role as sperm receptors. Theriogenology *
  • Bunch, T.D, Farrar, V.R, Lavoie, V.A, Reed, W.A, Stellflug, J.N, Wang, S., White, K.L, (1997). The development of in vivo produced ovine preimplantation embryos in modified synthetic oviductal fluid supplemented with various protein sources. Bio. Reprod. *
  • Wang, S., Liu, Y., Holyoak, G.R, Bunch, T.D, (1997). The influence of M-199 and a modified CR-2 medium on the in vitro production of bovine embryos. Theriogenology *
  • Cooper, T.A, Wang, S., Liu, Y., Bunch, T.D, Holyoak, G.R, (1996). A new method to evaluate the viability of cyropreserved ram semen using a resazurin reduction assay. Theriogenology *
  • Stellflug, J.N, White, K.L, Polejaeva, I.A, Reed, W.A, Anderson, B.L, Bunch, T.D, (1996). Ovulation rate and embryo recovery after superovulation with Ovagen. J. Anim Sci. *
  • Polejaeva, I.A, Reed, W.A, Ashktorab, H., White, K.L, Bunch, T.D, Ellis, L.C, (1996). Stable transfection of mink embryonic stem (ES) cells and the expression of green fluorescent protein under cytomegalovirus promoter control. Theriogenology *
  • Wang, S., Holyoak, G.R, Liu, Y., Bunch, T.D, (1996). Survival rates of in vitro produced bovine embryos cyropreserved by controlled slow-freezing, fast-freezing and vitrification. Theriogenology *
  • White, K.L, Anderson, B., Bunch, T.D, Spendlove, R., Wilkinson, R., (1996). Use of computer generated artificial intelligence in the formulation of semi-defined bovine embryo culture media. Theriogenology *
  • Wang, S., Holyoak, G.R, Liu, Y., Bunch, T.D, (1995). Developmental capacity and nuclear changes of bovine oocytes from ovaries stored for varied times and temperatures. Theriogenology *
  • Wang, S., Holyoak, G.R, Liu, Y., Bunch, T.D, (1995). In vitro fertilization of sheep oocytes maintained in different medium. J. Anim. Sci. *
  • Wang, S., Holyoak, G.R, Liu, Y., Bunch, T.D, (1995). The effects of FSH, LH and hCG on in vitro maturation of sheep oocytes. J. Anim. Sci. *
  • Liu, Y., Holyoak, G.R, Wang, W., Bunch, T.D, (1995). The importance of cumulus cells on the in vitro production of bovine oocytes. Theriogenology *
  • White, K.L, Bunch, T.D, Reed, W.A, Wang, S., Yue, C., (1993). Bovine oocyte activation is mediated by IP3-sensitive intracellular calcium pools. Biol. Reprod. *
  • Shay, T.L, Muggli-Cockett, N.E, Georges, M., Bunch, T.D, (1993). No evidence of linkage between the Spider Lamb Syndrome gene in sheep and 28 genetic markers. J. of Anim. Sci. *
  • Wang, S., White, K.L, Bunch, T.D, Reed, W.A, Yue, C., (1993). The influence of bovine oviduct epithelium monolayer cell culture, fetal bovine serum and heparin on in vitro bovine oocyte fertilization. J. Anim. Sci. *
  • Zhang, L., Barry, D.M, Denniston, R.S, Bunch, T.D, Godke, R.A, (1992). Successful transfer of frozen-thawed IVF-derived bovine embryos. Theriogenology *
  • Morrey, J.D, Bourn, S.M, Bunch, T.D, Sidwell, R.W, Barrows, L.R, Daynes, R.A, Rosen, C.A, (1991). In vitro activation of HIV-1 long terminal repeat by UV light and various skin applicants in transgenic mice. Journal Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome 4:328 *
  • Daniel, P.G, Bunch, T.D, Foote, W.C, Call, J.W, (1991). The influence of coculture systems on pretransfer development of early ovine embryos. Encylia. *
  • Gage, T., Bunch, T.D, Buckrell, B., (1991). Transcervical Insemination in Sheep. Enclylia. *
  • Henderson, S.L, Bunch, T.D, Lamb, R.C, Fineman, R.M, (1990). Chromosome abnormalities as a possible cause of reduced fertility in dairy heifers. J. Dairy Sci. 73:181 *

Publications - Books & Book Chapters

    Book Chapters

  • White, K.L, Wood, G.L, Vanderwall, D.K, Li, G., Bunch, T.D, (2006). Cloning the Equine. Epigenetic Risks of Cloning. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, LLC.
  • White, K.L, Bunch, T.D, Mitalipov, S., Reed, W.A, (2001). Application of ARTs and nuclear transfer in exotic and endangered species: Comparative Endocrinology: Assisted Fertilization and Nuclear Transfer in Mammals.
  • Bunch, T.D, Hoffman, R.S, Nadler, C.F, (1999). Cytogenetics and Genetics: North American Wild Sheep.
  • Bunch, T.D, Boyce, W.M, Hibler, C.P, Lance, W.R, Spraker, T.R, Williams, E.S, (1999). Diseases of North American Wild Sheep: North American Wild Sheep.

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Publications - Fact Sheets

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    Publications - Curriculum

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      Publications - Journal Articles

        Academic Journal

      • Rutigliano, H., Wilhelm, A., Hall, J., Shi, B., Meng, Q., Stott, R.D, Bunch, T.D, White, K.L, Davies, C., Polejaeva, I., (2015). Cytokine gene expression at the maternal-fetal interface after somatic cell nuclear transfer pregnancies in small ruminants.. Reproduction, Fertility, and Development, doi: doi:10.1071/RD15103
      • Fan, Z., Meng, Q., Bunch, T.D, White, K.L, Wang, Z., (2015). Effective cryopreservation of golden Syrian hamster embryos by open pulled straw vitrification.. Laboratory animals
      • Rutigliano, H., Wilhelm, A., Hall, J., Shi, B., Meng, Q., Stott, R., Bunch, T.D, White, K.L, Davies, C., Polejaeva, I., Cytokine gene expression at the maternal?fetal interface after somatic cell nuclear transfer pregnancies in small ruminants.. Reproduction, Fertility and Development
      • Fan, Z., Li, W., Lee, S., Meng, Q., Bunch, T., White, K., Kong, I., Wang, Z., (2014). Efficient gene targeting in golden Syrian hamsters by the CRISPR/Cas9 system. PLOS ONE, doi: 10.1016/j.cryobiol.2013.11.007
      • Suo, L., Meng, Q., Pei, Y., Yan, C., Fu, X., Bunch, T.D, Zhu, S., (2010). Changes in acetylation on lysine 12 of histone H4 (acH4K12) of murine oocytes during maternal aging may affect fertilization and subsequent embryo development. , 93, 945-951.
      • Li, G., White, K.L, Aston, K.I, Bunch, T.D, Hicks, B., Liu, Y., Sessions, B.R, (2009). Colcemid-treatment of heifer oocytes enhances nuclear transfer embryonic development, establishment of pregnancy and development to term. Mol. Reprod. Dev., 76, 620-628.
      • Liu, Y., Li, G., Rickords, L.F, White, K.L, Sessions, B.R, Aston, K.I, Bunch, T.D, (2008). Nicotine Induced Diploidy in In Vitro Matured Bovine Oocytes. Anim Reprod Sci, 103, 13-34.
      • Aston, K.I, Li, G., Hicks, B.A, Sessions, B.R, Bunch, T.D, Rickords, L.F, Weimer, B., White, K.L, (2008). Aberrant Expression of Transcription Factors and Other Genes in Various Stages of Preimplantation Bovine Somatic Cell Nuclear Transfer Embryos. Mol. Reprod. Dev. (Submitted)
      • Lui, Y., Li, G., Rickords, L.F, White, K.L, Sessions, B.R, Aston, K.I, Bunch, T.D, (2008). Effect of Nicotine on In Vitro Maturation of Bovine Oocytes.. Anim. Reprod. Science, 103, 13-24.
      • Liu, Y., Li, G., Sessions, B.R, Rickords, L.F, White, K.L, Bunch, T.D, (2008). Nicotine Induces Multinuclear Formation and Causes Aberrant Embryonic Development in Bovine.. Mol. Reprod. Dev., 75, 801-809.
      • Liu, Y., Li, G., White, K.L, Rickords, L.F, Sessions, B.R, Aston, K.I, Bunch, T.D, (2008). Nicotine Alters Bovine Oocyte Meiosis and Affects Subsequent Embryonic Development.. Mol. Reprod. Dev., 74, 1473-1482.
      • Pate, B.J, White, K.L, Winger, Q.A, Rickords, L.F, Aston, K.I, Sessions, B.R, Li, G., Campbell, K.D, Weimer, B., Bunch, T.D, (2007). Specific Integrin Subunits In Bovine Oocytes, Including Novel Sequences For Alpha 6 And Beta 3 Subunits.. Mole. Reprod. Devel., 74, 600-607.
      • Pate, B.J, White, K.L, Chen, D., Aston, K.I, Sessions, B., Bunch, T.D, Weimer, B.C, (2007). A novel approach To Identify Bovine Sperm Membrane Proteins That Interact With Receptors On The Vitelline Membrane Of Bovine Oocytes. Mol. Reprod. Dev., 75, 641-649.
      • Li, G., Bunch, T.D, White, K.L, Rickords, L.F, Liu, Y., Sessions, B.R, (2006). Denuding and centrifugation of maturing oocytes alters oocyte spindle integrity and the ability of cytoplasm to support parthenogenetic and nuclear transfer embryo development. Mol. Reprod. Devel., 73, 446-451.
      • Liu, Y., Li, G., Rickords, L.F, White, K.L, Sessions, B.R, Aston, K.I, Bunch, T.D, (2006). Effect of nicotine on in vitro maturation of bovine oocytes. Reprod. Biol. Endocrinol.
      • Aston, K., Li, G., Hicks, B., Sessions, B., Pate, B., Hammon, D., Bunch, T.D, White, K.L, (2006). Effect of the time interval between fusion and activation on nuclear state and development in vitro and in vivo of bovine somatic cell nuclear transfer embryos. Reproduction, 131, 1-8.
      • White, K.L, Passipieri, M., Bunch, T.D, Cambell, K.D, Pate, B.J, (2006). Effects of arginine-glycine-aspartic acid (RGD containing snake venom peptides on parthenogenetic development and in vitro fertilization of bovine oocytes. Mole. Reprod. Devel., 74, 88-96.
      • Bunch, T.D, Wu, C., Zhang, Y., Wang, S., (2006). Phylogenetic analysis of snow sheep (Ovis nivicola) and closely related taxa. J. Hered., 97, 21-30.
      • Pate, B.J, White, K.L, Winger, Q.A, Rickords, L.F, Aston, K.I, Sessions, B.R, Li, G., Cambell, K.D, Weimer, B., Bunch, T.D, (2006). Specific integrin subunits in bovine oocytes, including novel sequences for Alpha 6 and Beta 3 subunits. Mole. Reprod. Devel. (Published Online - Oct.12, 2006)
      • Aston, K.I, Li, G., Hicks, B.A, Sessions, B.R, Pate, B.J, Hammon, D.S, Bunch, T.D, (2006). The developmental competence of bovine nuclear transfer embryos derived form cow versus heifer cytoplasts. Anim. Reprod. Sci., 95, 234-243.
      • Li, G., Liu, Y., Bunch, T.D, White, K.L, Aston, K.I, (2005). Asymmetric division of spindle microtubules and microfilaments during bovine meiosis from metaphase I to metaphase III. Mol. Reprod. Dev., 71, 220-226.
      • Li, G., Liu, Y., White, K.L, Bunch, T.D, (2005). Cytogentic analysis of diploidy in cloned bovine embryos using an improved air-dry karyotyping method. Theriogenology., 63, 2434-2444.
      • Wang, S., Panter, K.E, Gaffield, W., Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, (2005). Effects of Steroidal glycoalkaloids from potatoes (Solanum tuberosum) on in vitro bovine embryo development. Anim. Reprod. Sci., 85, 243-250.
      • Chunhua, W., Wu, J., Bunch, T.D, Wang, X., Zhang, Y., (2005). Molecular phylogenetics and biogeography of Lepus in Eastern Asia based on mitochondrial DNA sequences. Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 37, 45-61.
      • Vanderwall, D.K, Woods, G.L, Aston, K.I, Bunch, T.D, Li, G., Meerdo, K.N, White, K.L, (2004). Cloned horse pregnancies produced using adult cumulus cells. Reprod. Fertil. Dev., 16, 675-679.
      • Li, G., White, K.L, Aston, K.I, Meerdo, L.N, Bunch, T.D, (2004). Condtioned medium increases the polyploidy cell composition of bovine somatic cell nuclear-transferred blastocysts. Reproduction, 127, 221-22.
      • Li, G., Bunch, T.D, White, K.L, Aston, K.I, Meerdo, L.N, Pate, B.J, Sessions, B.R, (2004). Development, chromosomal composition, and cell allocation of bovine cloned blastocyst derived from chemically assisted enucleation and cultured in conditioned media. Mol. Reprod. Dev., 68, 189-197.
      • Wang, S., Panter, K.E, Gardner, D.R, Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, (2004). Effects of the pine needle abortifacient, isocupressic acid, on bovine oocyte maturation and preimplantation embryo development.. Anim. Reprod. Sci., 81, 237-244.
      • Bunch, T.D, Evans, R.C, Wang, S., Brennand, C.P, Whittier, D.R, Taylor, B.J, (2004). Feed efficiency, growth rates, carcass evaluation, cholesterol level and sensory evaluation of lambs of various hair and wool sheep and their crosses. Small Ruminant Research, 52, 239-245.
      • Kaya, M.A, Bunch, T.D, Konuk, M., (2004). On Konya wild sheep, Ovis orientalis anatolica, in the Bozdag protected area. Mammalia, 68, 229-232.
      • Li, G., White, K.L, Bunch, T.D, (2004). Review of enucleation methods and procedures used in animal cloning: State of the art. Cloning and Stem Cells, 6, 5-14.
      • White, K.L, Woods, G.L, Vanderwall, D.K, Li, G.P, Sessions, B.R, Bunch, T.D, (2004). Why Cloned Horses and Mules. Engl. Med. Biol., 23, 32-36.
      • Wu, C.H, Zhang, Y.P, Bunch, T.D, Wang, S., Wang, W., (2003). Mitochondrial control region sequence variation with the argali wild sheep (Ovis ammon): evolution and conservation relevance. Mammalia, 67, 109-118.
      • Wood, G.L, White, K.L, Vanderwall, D.K, Aston, K.I, Bunch, T.D, Campbell, K.D, Meerdo, L.N, (2002). Cloned Mule Pregnancies Produced Using Nuclear Transfer. Theriogenology, 58, 779-782.
      • Wang, S.N, Cockett, N., Miller, J.M, Shay, T.L, Maciulis, A., Sutton, D.L, Foote, W.C, Holyoak, G.R, Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, Beever, J.E, (2002). Polymorphic distribution of the ovine prion protein (PRP) gene in scrapie-infected sheep flocks in which embryo transfer was used to circumvent the transmissions of scrapie. Theriogenology, 57, 1865-1875.
      • Hoefs, M., Bunch, T.D, (2001). Lumpy Jaw in Wild Sheep and its Evolutionary Implications. J. Wildl. Dis., 37, 39-48.
      • Wang, S., Foote, W.C, Sutton, D.L, Maciulis, A., Miller, J.M, Evans, R.C, Holyoak, G.R, Call, J.W, Bunch, T.D, Taylor, W.D, (2001). Preventing experimental vertical transmission of scrapie by embryo transfer. Theriogenology, 56, 315-327.
      • Wang, S., Panter, K.E, Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, (2001). The effects of pokeweed mitogen (PWM) and phytohemagglutinin (PHA) on bovine oocyte maturation and embryo development in vitro. Anim. Reprod. Sci., 67, 215-220.
      • Bunch, T.D, Wang, S., Zhang, Y., Liu, A., Lin, S., (2000). Chromosome Evolution of the Blue Sheep/Bharal (Pseudois nayaur). J. Hered., 91, 168-170.
      • Bunch, T.D, Wang, S., Valdez, R., Hoffman, R.S, Zhang, Y., Liu, A., Lin, S., (2000). Chromosome number, karyotype, body measurements and phenotypes of four subspecies of the argali ... and their implications in the evolution of the giant sheep of Asia. Mammalia, 64, 199-207.
      • Wang, S., Panter, K.E, Holyoak, G.R, Molyneux, R.J, Liu, G., Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, (1999). Development and viability of bovine preplacement embryos treated with swainsonine in vitro. Anim. Reprod. Sci., 56, 19-29.
      • Wang, S., Bunch, T.D, Mitalipov, S., Reed, W.A, (1999). Establishment of pregnancy after the transfer of nuclear transfer embryos produced from the fusion of Argali (Ovis ammon) nuclei into domestic sheep (Ovis aries) enucleated oocytes. Cloning, 1, 47-54.
      • Cockett, N., Shay, T.L, Beever, J.E, Nielsen, D., Albretsen, J., Georges, M., Peterson, K., Stephens, A., Vernon, W., Timofeevskaia, O., South, S., Mork, J., Maciulis, A., Bunch, T.D, (1999). Localization of the locus causing Spider Lamb Syndrome to the distal end of ovine Chromosome 6. Mamm. Genome, 10, 35-38.
      • Ansari, H.A, Bosma, A.A, Broad, T.E, Bunch, T.D, Long, S.E, Maher, D.W, Pearce, P.E, Popescu, C.P, (1999). Standard G-, Q- and R-banded ideograms of the domestic sheep (Ovis aries): homology with cattle (Bos taurus). Report of the committee for the standardization of the sheep Karyotype, 85, 317-324.
      • Wang, S., Liu, Y., Holyoak, G.R, Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, (1998). A Protocol for in vitro Maturation and Fertilization of Sheep Oocytes. Small Ruminant Res., 29, 81-86.
      • Wang, S., Maciulus, A., Holyoak, G.R, Foote, W.C, Clark, W., Bunch, T.D, (1998). A test of EcoRI and HindIII restriction fragment length polymorphisms in assessing susceptibility for scrapie in US Suffolk sheep. Small Ruminent Res., 28, 123-130.
      • Wang, S., Holyoak, G.R, Liu, G., Bunch, T.J, Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, (1998). Effects of resazurin on bovine fertilization and embryo development assessed by in vitro embryo production techniques. Anim. Reprod. Sci., 51, 205-213.
      • Wang, S., Holyoak, G.R, Liu, G., Bunch, T.J, Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, (1998). Effects of resazurin on bovine fertilization and embryo development assessed by in vitro embryo production techniques. Anim. Reprod. Sci., 51, 205-213.
      • Wang, S., Holyoak, G.R, Panter, K.E, Liu, G., Liu, Y., Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, (1998). Resazurin reduction assay for ram sperm metabolic activity measured by spectrophotometry. Biol. Reprod., 217, 197-202.
      • Wang, S., Holyoak, G.R, Bunch, T.J, Bunch, T.D, (1998). The effects of -mercaptoethanol on bovine embryo development in vitro. Western Section J. Anim. Sci., 49, 99-102.
      • Wang, S., Holyoak, G.R, Bunch, T.J, Bunch, T.D, (1998). The effects of -mercaptoethanol on bovine embryo development in vitro. Western Section J. Anim. Sci., 49, 99-102.
      • Holyoak, G.R, Wang, S., Liu, G., Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, (1998). The effects of ceftiofur sodium (Naxcel) on bovine oocyte and preimplantation embryonic development assessed by in vitro embryo production techniques. J. Vet. Pharmacol. Therap., 21, 92-98.
      • Lyapunova, E.A, Bunch, T.D, Voronsov, N.N, Hoffmann, R.S, (1997). Chromosome sets and the taxonomy of Severtsov wild sheep (Ovis ammon severtzovi). Russian J. Zool., 76, 387-396.
      • Bunch, T.D, Wang, S., Hoffman, R.S, Zhang, Y., Lui, A., Lin, S., (1997). Diploid chromosome number and karyotype of the Dalai-lamae argali (Ovis ammon dalai-lamae Przevalskii, 1888). Encyclia., 74, 255-263.
      • Polejaeva, I.A, Reed, W.A, Bunch, T.D, Ellis, L.C, White, K.L, (1997). Prolactin induced termination of obligate diapause of mink (Mustela vision) blastocysts in vitro and subsequent establishment of embryonic stem cells. J. Reprod. Fert., 109, 229-236.
      • Wang, S., Liu, Y., Holyoak, G.R, Bunch, T.D, (1997). The effects of bovine serum albumin and fetal bovine serum on the development of pre- and post cleavage-stage bovine embryos cultured in modified CR2 and M-199 media. Anim. Reprod. Sci., 48, 37-45.
      • Holyoak, G.R, Wang, S., Liu, G., Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, (1997). The effects of ceftiofur sodium (Naxcel) on bovine oocyte and preimplantation embryonic development assessed by in vitro embryo production techniques. J. Am. Vet. Res., 21, 92-98.
      • Wang, S., Holyoak, G.R, Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, (1997). Toxic effects of resazurin on bovine fertilization and embryo development assessed by in vitro embryo production techniques. Anim. Reprod. Sci., 51, 205-213.
      • Reed, W.A, Suh, T., Bunch, T.D, White, K.L, (1996). Culture of in vitro fertilized bovine embryos with bovine oviductal epithelial cells, buffalo rat liver (BRL) cells, or BRL cell conditioned medium. Theriogenology, 45, 439-449.
      • Wang, S., Liu, Y., Holyoak, G.R, Bunch, T.D, (1996). The effects of medium components and protein supplementations on in vitro culture of bovine embryos. J. Anim Sci., 47, 116-119.
      • Wilkinson, R.F, Ming, R., Anderson, B., Bunch, T.D, White, K.L, (1996). The use of neutal networks in developing novel embryo culture media-formulations. Theriogenology, 45, 41-49.
      • Holyoak, G.R, Wang, S., Liu, Y., Bunch, T.D, (1996). Toxic effects of ethylene oxide residues on bovine embryos in vitro. Toxicology 108:33-38
      • Wang, S., Foote, W.C, Bunch, T.D, (1996). Transferrin polymorphism in populations of domestic and wild sheep in the USA. J. An. Sci., 47, 73-76.
      • Farrar, F.A, Polejaeva, J.A, White, K.L, Bunch, T.D, (1995). DNA methylase active in in vitro produced bovine embryos. Encyclia, 72, 217-218.
      • Wang, S., Holyoak, G.R, Lui, Y., Bunch, T.D, (1995). Identification of live/dead ram sperm using double staining. Encyclia, 72, 218-219.
      • Yue, C., White, K.L, Reed, W., Bunch, T.D, (1995). Independent inositol 1,4,5-triphosphate and ryanodine receptors exist in mature bovine oocytes. Development, 2645-2645.
      • Bunch, T.D, White, K.L, Morrey, J.D, Barnes, F.L, (1995). Special Topics Issue, Cell Biology of Embryogenesis. Theriogenology, 48, 1059-1212.
      • Faso, L., Trowbridge, R.S, Quan, W., Yao, X., Jenkins, E.C, Maciulis, A., Bunch, T.D, Wisniewshi, H.M, (1994). A light and electron microscopy characterization of endothelial cell cultures derived from the cerebral microvessels of goat brain. In vitro Cell Developmental Biology, 30A, 226-235.
      • Ansari, H.A, Bosma, A.A, Bunch, T.D, Long, S.E, Popescu, C.P, (1994). Clarification of chromosome nonmenclature in the sheep (Ovis aries). Cytogenetics Cell Genetics, 67, 114-115.
      • Wang, S., Bunch, T.D, Seidel, Jr., G., Holyoak, G.R, White, K.L, (1994). The influence of bulls and medium on in vitro production of bovine embryos. Encyclia, 71, 301-302.
      • Morrey, J.D, Jackson, M.K, Bunch, T.D, Sidwell, R.W, (1993). Activation of the human immunodeficiency virus type 1 long terminal repeat by skin-sensitizing chemicals in transgenic mice. Intervirol., 36, 65-71.
      • Zhang, L., Barry, D.M, Denniston, R.S, Bunch, T.D, Godke, R.A, (1993). Birth of live calves after transfer of frozen-thawed bovine embryos fertilized in vitro. Vet Rec., 132, 247-249.
      • Bunch, T.D, Flood, M.R, Gage, T.L, (1993). Effect of various growth-promoting factors on preimplantation bovine embryo development in vitro. Theriogenology, 39, 823-833.
      • Bunch, T.D, Workman, G.W, (1993). Sonic boom/animal stress project report on elk, Pronghorn antelope and Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep. J. of Acoustical Soc. of Amer., 93, 2378.
      • Hoefs, M., Bunch, T.D, (1992). Cranial asymmetry in a Dall sheep ram (Ovis dalli dalli). J. of Wildl. Dis., 18, 330-332.
      • Kenny, D.E, Cambre, R.C, Frahm, M.W, Bunch, T.D, (1992). Freemartinism in a captive herd of Rocky Mountain Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis). J. of Wildl. Manage., 28, 494-498.
      • Morrey, J.D, Bourn, S.M, Bunch, T.D, Sidwell, R.W, Rosen, C.A, (1992). HIV-1 LTR activation model: Evaluation of various agents in skin of transgenic mice. J. of AIDS., 5, 1195-1203.
      • Panter, K.E, Keeler, R.F, James, L.F, Bunch, T.D, (1992). Impact of plant toxins on fetal and neanatal development: A review. J. of Range Manage, 42, 52-57.
      • Bunch, T.D, Panter, K.E, James, L.F, (1992). Ultrasound studies of the effects of certain poisonous plants on uterine function and fetal development in livestock. J. of Anim. Sci., 70, 1639-1643.
      • Bunch, T.D, Workman, G.W, (1991). Artificial insemination of wild sheep. Desert Bighorn Sheep Transactions, 35, 20-22.
      • Morrey, J.D, Bourn, S.M, Bunch, T.D, Sidwell, R.W, Barrows, L.R, Daynes, R.A, Rosen, C.A, (1991). In vivo activation of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 long terminal repeat by UV type A (UV-A) light plus psoralen and UV-B light in the skin of transgenic mice. J. Virol., 65, 5045-5051.
      • Morrey, J.D, Bourn, S.M, Bunch, T.D, Sidwell, R.W, Barrows, L.R, Daynes, R.A, Rosen, C.A, (1991). In vivo regulation of HIV-1 long terminal repeat by UV light and various skin applicants in transgenic mice. J. AIDS., 4, 328.
      • Bunch, T.D, Callan, R.J, Maciulis, A., Dalton, J.C, Figueroa, M.R, Kunzler, R., Olson, R.E, (1991). True Hermaphoditism in a Wild Sheep: A Clinical Report. Theriogenology. 36:185-190
      • Morrey, J.D, Bourn, S., Sidwell, R.W, Sisson, D.V, Bunch, T.D, Flood, M.R, (1991). Two-cell blockage of FVB/N mouse embryo development: An artifact of cell culture. Encylia., 68, 275-284.
      • Wang, S., Foote, W.C, Bunch, T.D, (1990). A polymorphic protein character of red blood cells (EP-1) in domesticated and wild sheep. J. Hered. 81:206-208
      • Panter, K.E, Keeler, R.F, Bunch, T.D, Callan, R.J, (1990). Congenital skeletal malformations and cleft palate induced in goats by ingestion of Lupinus, Conium and Nicotiana species. Toxicon 28:1377-1385
      • Callan, R.J, Bunch, T.D, Workman, G.W, (1990). Development of pneumonia in desert bighorn sheep after exposure to a flock of exotic wild and domestic sheep. J.A.V.M.A. 6:1052-1056
      • Panter, K.E, Bunch, T.D, Keeler, R.F, (1990). Multiple congenital contractures (MCC) and cleft palate induced in goats by ingestion of piperidine alkaloid-containing plants: Reduction in fetal movement as the probable cause. Clin. Tox. 28:69-83
      • McMahon, D.C, Bunch, T.D, (1989). Bot fly larvae (Cephenemyia spp., Oestridae) in mule deer (Odocoilus hemionus) of Utah. J. Wild. Dis. 25:636-638
      • Bunch, T.D, Callan, R., Workman, G.W, (1989). Remote heartrate and temperature monitoring in desert bighorn sheep. Desert Bighorn Council Trans. 33:1-5
      • Professional Journal

      • Meng, Q., Wu, X., Bunch, T.D, Li, G., White, K.L, Sessions, B.R, Davies, C., Rickords, L.F, (2011). Enucleation of demecolcine-treated bovine oocytes in cytochalasin-free medium. Cell Reprogramming, 13:5, 411-418.
      • Suo, L., Meng, Q., Pei, Y., Fu, X., Wang, Y., Bunch, T.D, Zhu, S., (2010). Effect of cryopreservation on acetylation patterns of lysine 12 of histone H4 (acH4K12 in mouse oocytes and zygotes. Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics, 27, 735-741.
      • Public or Trade Journal

      • Bunch, T.D, Russell, N., Maciulis, A., Woodward, S., (1989). Development of a diagnostic DNA marker to identify carriers of the spider syndrome gene. Suffolk Banner 12(2):14-15, and Sheep Breeder and The Sheepman 110:126 *

      * Has not been peer reviewed

      Publications - Literary Journal

        * Has not been peer reviewed

        Publications - MultiMedia

          * Has not been peer reviewed

          Publications - Technical Reports

            Research Reports

          • Workman, G.W, Bunch, T.D, (1992). Sonic boom/animal disturbance studies on pronghorn antelope, Rocky Mountain elk and bighorn sheep. U.S. Airforce project report F42650-87-C 0349. 262 pp. *

          * Has not been peer reviewed

          Publications - Translations & Transcripts

            Publications - Other

              Other

            • Bunch, T.D, Lopez, H., (2000). Correlation of estrogen concentrations in milk and plasma in proximity with estrous mounting activity and ovulation in dairy cows. M.S. Thesis, Dairy Science *
            • Wang, S., Holyoak, R.G, Liu, G., Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, (1998). Effects of resazurin on fertilization of bovine oocytes and preimplantation embryo development in vitro. Theriogenology *
            • White, K.L, Mitalipov, S.M, Reed, W.R, Farrar, V.R, Bunch, T.D, (1998). Embryo clones derived from Tibetan argali (Ovis ammon) nuclear-donor fibroblast cells and enucleated bovine oocytes. Theriogenology *
            • Holyoak, G.R, Wang, S., Panter, K.E, Liu, G., Evans, R.C, Bunch, T.D, (1998). The effects of swainsonine on in vitro fertilization of bovine oocytes. Theriogenology *
            • Wang, S., Dan, J., Holyoak, G.R, Bunch, T.D, (1997). Coculture of in vitro produced bovine ova with oviductal epithelial cells collected from the ampulla and isthmus at the follicular and luteal phases. Bio. Reprod. *
            • Sasidharan, V., Bunch, T.D, (1997). Influence of bedding material on maternal and neonatal behavior of dairy cows. M.S. Thesis, Dairy Science, Dept. of Animal, Dairy & Veterinary Sciences *
            • Wang, S., Holyoak, G.R, Liu, G., Dan, J., Bunch, T.D, (1997). The effects of antibiotics on bovine embryo development in vitro. J. Anim. Sci. *
            • Farrar, V.R, Bunch, T.D, Reed, W.A, White, K.L, (1996). DNA methylase activity of bovine oocytes and preimplantation embryos. Theriogenology *
            • Wang, S., Holyoak, G.R, Bunch, T.D, (1995). Prediction of Fertilizability of Ram Semen by Resazurin Reduction. Encyclia *
            • Anderson, B., Reed, W.A, White, K.L, Bunch, T.D, (1995). The effects of antioxidants on the growth and development of in vitro produced bovine embryos. Encyclia *
            • Cockett, N., Bunch, T.D, Medrano, J.F, Snowder, G.D, (1994). Current Status of the Ovine Genome Map. J. of Animal Science *
            • White, K.L, Bunch, T.D, Cohen, J., Reed, W.A, Spendlove, R., Torres, A.R, (1994). Growth of in vitro-produced bovine embryos in non-serum supplemented media containing various growth factors. Theriogenology *
            • Cockett, N., Bunch, T.D, (1994). Spider Lamb Syndrome. NRI, Research Highlights. USDA, CSRS, NRICGP, No. 5 *
            • Wang, S., Holyoak, R.G, Bunch, T.D, (1994). The effects of aspiration fluids containing different anticoagulants on the development capability of bovine oocytes. J. of An. Sci. *
            • Ahn, H.M, Arave, C.W, Bunch, T.D, Walters, J.L, (1992). Heartrate changes during transportation of lactating dairy cows. J. of Dairy Sci. *
            • Morrey, J.D, Bourn, S.M, Jackson, M.K, Bunch, T.D, Sidwell, R.W, Barrows, L.R, Daynes, R.A, (1992). Transgenic mice as models for photo-induced gene expression: Activation of human immunodeficiency virus long terminal repeat. J. of Photochemistry and Photobiology *
            • Panter, K.E, Wierenga, T.L, Bunch, T.D, (1991). Ultasonographic studies on the fetotoxic effects of poisonous plants on livestock. In: Toxicology of Plant and Fugal Compounds. Handbook of Natural Toxins, Vol. 6, 589-610 *
            • Bunch, T.D, Panter, K.E, James, L.F, (1990). Effects of certain poisonous plants on uterine function and fetal development in livestock. J. An. Sci. 68:406 *
            • Bunch, T.D, Mitchell, R.M, Maciulis, A., (1990). G banded chromosomes of the Gansu argali (Ovis ammon jubata) and their implications in the evolution of the Ovis Karyotype. J. Hered. 81:227-230 *
            • Daniel, G.D, Bunch, T.D, (1989). The influence of embryo cell culture systems on pretransfer development of early ovine embryos. M.S. Thesis, USU, Logan, UT. 48 pp *

            * Has not been peer reviewed

            Scheduled Teaching

            ADVS 6900 - Special Problems, Fall 2014

            ADVS 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Summer 2014

            ADVS 6990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Spring 2014

            ADVS,WILD 5860 - Poisonous Range Plants Affecting Livestock, Spring 2014

            ADVS 6900 - Special Problems, Spring 2014

            ADVS 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Fall 2013

            ADVS 6900 - Special Problems, Fall 2013

            ADVS 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Summer 2013

            ADVS 6900 - Special Problems, Summer 2013

            ADVS 6990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Spring 2013

            ADVS 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Spring 2013

            ADVS 6900 - Special Problems, Spring 2013

            ADVS 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Fall 2012

            ADVS 6900 - Special Problems, Fall 2012

            ADVS 7970 - Dissertation Research, Summer 2012

            ADVS 6970 - Research and Thesis, Summer 2012

            ADVS 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Spring 2012

            ADVS 6900 - Special Problems, Spring 2012

            ADVS 1920 - New Student Orientation, Fall 2011

            ADVS 7990 - CONT GRAD ADVISEMENT, Spring 2011

            ADVS 7970 - DISSERTATION RSRCH, Spring 2011

            ADVS 6970 - RESEARCH & THESIS, Spring 2011

            ADVS 6900 - SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Spring 2011

            5820 - Animal Cytogenetics and Gene Mapping, Fall 2010

            ADVS 6990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Fall 2010

            ADVS 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Fall 2010

            ADVS 7970 - Dissertation Research, Fall 2010

            40362 - New Student Orientation, Fall 2010

            ADVS 1920 - New Student Orientation, Fall 2010

            ADVS 6970 - Research and Thesis, Fall 2010

            11568 - Introduction to Biotechnology, Spring 2010


            Extension

            Annual Faculty Reviews, - Ongoing
            Associate Head for Academic Programs, - Ongoing
            Attend scientific meetings and present results of research, - Ongoing
            Graduate Program Coordinator, - Ongoing
            Miscellaneous Assignments, - Ongoing
            Prepare grant proposals independently and collectively with colleagues, - Ongoing
            Publish abstracts and manuscripts in peer-review journals, - Ongoing