Wang, Yuxi, Ph.D.

Research Scientist


Contact Information:

5403 - 1 Avenue South
PO Box 3000
Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 4B1
Telephone: 403-317-3498
Fax: 403-382-3156
Email: yuxi.wang@agr.gc.ca

Areas of Expertise:

  • enzyme
  • digestive system
  • animal nutrition
  • microbiology
  • disease prevention
  • beef cattle
  • metabolic disease
  • rumen stomach

Current Projects:

  • Strategies to control Escherichia coli O157:H7 in ruminants and their environment
  • Survival of Fusarium graminearum in the rumen and digestive tract of cattle.

Research Publications:

The links below lead to abstracts with access to full text.

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

Other Science Related Publications:

2013

  • Iwaasa, A.D., Li, Y., and Wang, Y. (2013). "Forage and grazing evaluations of purple prairie clover (Dalea purpurea Vent.) and white prairie clover (Dalea candida Michx. ex Willd) at AAFC-SPARC.", Intermountain native plant summit VII, Boise State University, March 26-27, 2013.
  • Jin, L., Lynch, J.P., Duniere, L., Wang, Y., Baah, J., Beauchemin, K.A., and McAllister, T.A. (2013). "Effect of inoculant containing L. buchneri on ensiling fermentation of whole barley crop.", CSAS-CMSA Joint Annual Meeting, Banff Park Lodge Resort Hotel and Conference Centre, Banff, AB, Canada, June 18-20, 2013, P64, pp. 51. (Poster)

2012

  • Alazzeh, A.Y., McAllister, T.A., Beauchemin, K.A., Wang, Y., Holo, H., and Harstad, O.M. (2012). "Potential of Propionibacteria to Mitigate Methane In Vitro.", Joint Annual Meeting, American Dairy Science Association, Poultry Science Association, American Milk Producers Association, Canadian Society of Animal Science, and American Society of Animal Science, Phoenix, Arizona, USA, July 15-19, 2012.
  • Alazzeh, A.Y., Sultana, H., McAllister, T.A., Beauchemin, K.A., Wang, Y., Holo, H., and Harstad, O.M. (2012). "In Vitro Methane Mitigation by Different Strains of Propionibacteria.", NJF Nordic Association of Agricultural Scientists.: Seminar no. 453., Climate and Pollution Agency (KLIF), Oslo, Norway, November 5-6, 2012. (Presentation)
  • Jin, L., Xu, Z.J., Iwaasa, A.D., Zhang, Y.G., Schellenberg, M.P., McAllister, T.A., and Wang, Y. (2012). "Mixing purple prairie clover with alfalfa reduced alfalfa N transforming to ammonia-N.", Joint Annual Meeting, American Dairy Science Association, Poultry Science Association, American Milk Producers Association, Canadian Society of Animal Science, and American Society of Animal Science, Phoenix, Arizona, USA, July 15-19, 2012.
  • Narvaez, N., Wang, Y., and McAllister, T.A. (2012). "Effects of monensin and extracts of hops and Yucca schidigera applied alone or in combination on rumen fermentation in vitro.", ADSA-AMPA-ASAS-CSAS-WSASAS 2012 Joint Annual Meeting, Hyatt Regency, Phoenix, AZ, USA, July 15-19, 2012, W374. (Poster)
  • Wang, Y., Xu, Z.J., Acharya, A., and McAllister, T.A. (2012). "Effect of sainfoin condensed tannins on the N transformation of alfalfa forage preserved as silage.", Joint Annual Meeting, American Dairy Science Association, Poultry Science Association, American Milk Producers Association, Canadian Society of Animal Science, and American Society of Animal Science, Phoenix, Arizona, USA, July 15-19, 2012.

2011

  • Acharya, S.N., Iwaasa, A.D., Coulman, B., Jefferson, P.G., McAllister, T.A., and Wang, Y. (2011). "New sainfoin keeps pace with alfalfa for safe grazing.", Plant Canada 2011, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS, Canada, July 17-21, 2011.
  • Jin, L., Xu, Z.J., Iwaasa, A.D., Schellenberg, M.P., Zhang, Y.G., McAllister, T.A., and Wang, Y. (2011). "Nutrient and tannin contents of purple prairie clover (Petalostemon purpureum) harvested at different growth stages.", Journal of Animal Science, 89(E-Suppl. 1), pp. 48. (Abstract)
  • Jin, L., Xu, Z.J., Iwaasa, A.D., Zhang, Y.G., Schellenberg, M.P., McAllister, T.A., and Wang, Y. (2011). "Effect of tannins on in vitro ruminal degradability of purple prairie clover (Petalostemon purpureum) harvested at two growth stages in the DaisyII Fermentation System.", Journal of Animal Science, 89(E-Suppl. 1), pp. 387. (Abstract)
  • Jin, L., Xu, Z.J., Iwaasa, A.D., Zhang, Y.G., Schellenberg, M.P., McAllister, T.A., and Wang, Y. (2011). "Effect of tannins on in vitro ruminal degradability of purple prairie clover (Petalostemon purpureum) harvested at two growth stages in the DaisyII Fermentation System.", ADSA-PSA-AMPA-CSAS-ASAS 2011 Joint Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, USA, July 11-14, 2011, T356. (Poster)
  • Jin, L., Xu, Z.J., Iwaasa, A.D., Zhang, Y.G., Schellenberg, M.P., McAllister, T.A., and Wang, Y. (2011). "Nutrient and tannin contents of purple prairie clover (Petalostemon purpureum) harvested at different growth stages.", ADSA-PSA-AMPA-CSAS-ASAS 2011 Joint Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, USA, July 11-14, 2011, M#127. (Poster)
  • Jin, L., Zhang, Y.G., Iwaasa, A.D., Schellenberg, M.P., Xu, Z.J., McAllister, T.A., and Wang, Y. (2011). "Effect of incorporation of purple prairie clover (Petalostemon purpureum) into cool season grasses mixture on in vitro ruminal fermentation.", 60th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society of Animal Science (CSAS), Atlantica Hotel, Halifax, NS, Canada, May 4-5, 2011, FPE-3. (Poster)
  • Jin, L., Zhang, Y.G., Iwaasa, A.D., Schellenberg, M.P., Xu, Z.J., McAllister, T.A., and Wang, Y. (2011). "Effect of incorporation of purple prairie clover (Petalostemon purpureum) into cool season grasses mixture on in vitro ruminal fermentation.", Canadian Journal of Animal Science, 91(3), pp. 476. (Abstract)
  • Jin, L., Zhang, Y.G., Iwaasa, A.D., Schellenberg, M.P., Xu, Z.J., McAllister, T.A., and Wang, Y. (2011). "Fecal shedding of Escherichia coli of cattle grazing pastures with and without purple prairie clover (Petalostemon purpureum).", 60th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society of Animal Science (CSAS), Atlantica Hotel, Halifax, NS, Canada, May 4-5, 2011, TDC-2. (Poster)
  • Jin, L., Zhang, Y.G., Iwaasa, A.D., Schellenberg, M.P., Xu, Z.J., McAllister, T.A., and Wang, Y. (2011). "Fecal shedding of Escherichia coli of cattle grazing pastures with and without purple prairie clover (Petalostemon purpureum).", Canadian Journal of Animal Science, 91(3), pp. 503. (Abstract)

2010

  • Narvaez, N., Wang, Y., McAllister, T.A., and Benchaar, C. (2010). "Assessment of the effects of two herbs and spices mixtures and their ethanol extracts on in vitro rumen microbial fermentation.", Journal of Animal Science, 88(E-Suppl. 2), pp. 136 (#M358). (Abstract)
  • Narvaez, N., Wang, Y., McAllister, T.A., and Benchaar, C. (2010). "Effects of ethanol extracts of two specific mixtures of herbs and spices on in vitro rumen microbial fermentation.", Journal of Animal Science, 88(E-Suppl. 2), pp. 135 (#M357). (Abstract)
  • Storlien, T. M., Harstad, O.M., McAllister, T.A., Narvaez, N., and Wang, Y. (2010). "Effects of different oils, tannin and saponin in in vitro methane production.", 4th International Greenhouse Gases and Animal Agriculture Conference (GGAA), Banff Park Lodge, Banff, AB, Canada, October 3-8, 2010. (Abstract)

2009

  • Gibb, D.J., Wang, Y., Schwartzkopf-Genswein, K.S.G., and McAllister, T.A. (2009). "Use of whole oats in feedlot diets.", Journal of Animal Science, 87(E-Suppl. 2), pp. 299. (Abstract)
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