Tyra Dickson Poultry Veterinarian, Poultry Extension, Department of Veterinary Pathology

Research Area(s)

  • Dr. Dickson is the Poultry Veterinarian for the Poultry Extension in the Department of Veterinary Pathology.

Academic Credentials

  • BSc Agriculture, University of Manitoba
  • DVM, Western College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Saskatchewan

Research Interests

Publications

Dickson TM, Edison E, Brosnan JT, and House JD, 2005.  Hyperglycinemia due to folate deficiency in rats: evidence for the lack of involvement of the hepatic glycine cleavage system.  J Nutr Biochem.  Dec;16(12):736-42.

Effect of dietary folic acid supplementation on egg folate content throughout the production cycle of laying hens.  ABSTRACT.  TM Dickson, W Guenter, and JD House; Department of Animal Science, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, CANADA. Presented as power point presentation at Poultry Science Association 2006 Annual Meeting, July 16-19, 2006.  University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada.

Effect of folic acid supplemented diets with and without enzyme on folate deposition in the egg yolk.  ABSTRACT.  TM Dickson, W Guenter, and JD House; Department of Animal Science, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, CANADA. Presented as poster presentation at Poultry Science Association 2006 Annual Meeting, July 16-19, 2006.  University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada. 

Evaluating Egg Folate Deposition Throughout the Production Cycle of Laying Hens.  A thesis presented to the faculty of Graduate Studies of the University of Manitoba in partial fulfillment of requirements for the degree of Master of Science.  Tyra Dickson, 2007.  Department of Animal Science, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. 

Dickson TM, Tactacan GB, Hebert K, Guenter W, and House JD, 2010.  Optimization of folate deposition in eggs through dietary supplementation of folic acid over the entire production cycle of Hy-Line W36, Hy-Line W98, and CV20 laying hens.  Journal of Applied Poultry Research.  19(80-91).