Publications about analyses for animal science with Simi systems


de Godoi, F.N., Toral, F.L.B, de Miranda, A.L.S., Menzel, H.J.K, de Almeida, F.Q., Garcia Bergmann, J.A. (2016). Kinematic and morphological traits and the probability of successful jumps of young Brazilian Sport Horses. Livestock Science, 185, 8-16. [WWW]


Denham, S.F., Staniar, W.B., Dascanio, J.J., Phillips, A.B. & Splan, R.K. (2012). Linear and Temporal Kinematics of the Walk in Warmblood Foals. Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, 32 (2) 112-115.


Froeger, M. & Peham, C.  (2009). Kinematic analysis of the sliding stop in western riding at the mallorca western reining trophy 2006. Internation Conference on biomechanics in sports.


Martuzzi, F., Ranieri, A., Gosi, S. et al. (2009). Two-dimensional kinematics in gait evaluation of Bardigiano Horse breeding stock. 18th Congress of the Scientific-Association-of-Animal-Production (ASPA) Location: Palermo, ITALY Date: JUN 09-12, 2009, Italian Journal of Animal Science. 8 (2) 718-720.


Denham, S.F. (2007). Changes in conformation and walk kinematics of suckling and weanling warmblood foals.


Procópio, A.M., Bergmann, J.A.G., Menzel, H.J., Brêtas, M. S., Herr, J. & Fantini, P. (2007). Curvas ângulo-tempo das articulações dos eqüinos marchadores. Arq. Bras. Med. Vet. Zootec, 59 (1) 41-48.


Martuzzi, F.; Gosi, S.; Simonini, F. Vaccari; et al. (2007). Kinematics of gaits in Bardigiano horses . 17th Congress of the Scientific-Association-of-Animal-Production Location: Alghero, ITALY Date: MAY 29-JUN 01, 2007. Italian Journal of Animal Science. 6 (1) 653-653.


ICREO. Zur Objektivierung des Einflusses osteopathischer Behandlung bei Pferden.

Publications about analyses for animal science with Simi systems


Bockstahler, B., Kräutler, C., Holler, P., Kotschwar, A., Vobornik, A. & Peham, C. (2012). Pelvic Limb Kinematics and Surface Electromyography of the Vastus Lateralis, Biceps Femoris, and Gluteus Medius Muscle in Dogs with Hip Osteoarthritis. Veterinary Surgery, 41 (1) 54-62.


Holler, P.J., Brazda, V., Dal-Bianco, et al. (2010). Kinematic motion analysis of the joints of the forelimbs and hind limbs of dogs during walking exercise regimens. American Journal of Veterinary Research. 71 (7) 734-740.


Richards, J., Holler, P., Bockstahler, B., Dale, B., Müller, M., Burston, J., Selfe, J. & Levine, D. (2010). A comparison of human and canine kinematics during level walking, stair ascent, and stair descent. Wien. Tierärztl. Mschr. - Vet. Med. Austria. 97, 92-100


Bockstahler, B.B., Gesky, Roland., Mueller, Marion, et al. (2009). Correlation of Surface Electromyography of the Vastus Lateralis Muscle in Dogs at a Walk with Joint Kinematics and Ground Reaction Forces. Veterinary Surgery, 38 (6) 754-761.


Bockstahler, B.A., Vobornik, A., Müller, M. & Peham, C. (2009). Compensatory load redistribution in naturally occurring osteoarthritis of the elbow joint and induced weight-bearing lameness of the forelimbs compared with clinically sound dogs. The Veterinary Journal, 180, 202-212


Gosi, S. (2009). Studio sulla biomeccanica della colonna vertebrale in cani di razza boxer.


Katic, N., Bockstahler, B.A., Mueller, M. & Peham, C. (2009). Fourier analysis of vertical ground reaction forces in dogs with unilateral hind limb lameness caused by degenerative disease of the hip joint and in dogs without lameness. American Journal of Veterinary Research, 70 (1) 118-126.


Bockstahler, B.A., Müller, M., Henninger, W., Mayrhofer, E., Peham, C. & Podbregar, I. (2008). Kinetische und kinematische Analyse der Bewegung (Ganganalyse) der Vorderextremitäten bei gesunden Militärhunden - Erhebung von Basiswerten. Vet. Med. Austria, 95, 127-138.


Bockstahler, B.A., Henninger, W., Müller, M., Mayrhofer, E., Peham, C. & Podbregar, I. (2007). Influence of borderline hip dysplasia on joint kinematics of clinically sound Belgian Shepherd dogs. AJVR, 68 (3) 271-276.


Bockstahler, B.A., Skalicky, M., Peham, C., Müller, M. & Lorinson, D. (2007). Reliability of ground reaction forces measured on a treadmill system in healthy dogs. The Veterinary Journal. 173, 373-378.


Mueller, M.., Bockstahler, B., Skalicky, M.., et al. (2007). Effects of radial shockwave therapy on the limb function of dogs with hip osteoarthritis. Veterinary Record, 160 (22) 762-765.


Mlacnik, E., Bockstahler, B.A., Mueller, M., et al. (2006). Effects of caloric restriction and a moderate or intense physiotherapy program for treatment of lameness in overweight dogs with osteoarthritis. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 229 (11) 1756-1760.


Gosi, S., Michelotti, M. & Bracchi, P.G. (2005). Biomechanical studies on flat-coat dogs. Ann. Fac. Medic. Vet. di Parma, 25, 47-72


Mussmann, K. Ellbogengelenkdysplasie des Hundes: Studie zur bildgebenden Diagnostik und postoperativen Erfolgskontrolle mittels computerisierter Ganganalyse. Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München.

Publications about analyses for animal science with Simi systems


Lee, H.J., Bian, S., Jakovcevski, I., Wu, B., Irintchev, A. & Schachner, M. (2012). Delayed Applications of L1 and Chondroitinase ABC Promote Recovery after Spinal Cord Injury. Journal of Neurotrauma, 29 (10) 1850-1863.


Lu, P. et al. (2012). Motor Axonal Regeneration after Partial and Complete Spinal Cord Transection. The Journal of Neuroscience, 32 (24) 8208-8218.


Onifer, S.M. (2012). Forelimb Functional Assessments of Rats and Mice After Cervical Spinal Cord Injury. Animal Models of Acute Neurological Injuries II- Springer Protocols Handbook. (5) 639-662


Boettger, M.K., Leuchtweis, J., Schaible, H-G. & Schmidt, M. (2011). Videoradiographic analysis of the range of motion in unilateral experimental knee joint arthritis in rats. Arthitis Research and Therapy. 13, R79.


Wang, X. et al.  (2011). Recovery from chronic spinal cord contusion after nogo receptor intervention. Annals of Neurology, 70 (5) 805-821.


Xu, J.C., Bernreuther, C., Cui, Y-F., Jakovcevski, I., Hargus, G., Xiao, M-F. & Schachner, M. (2011). Transplanted L1 Expressing Radial Glia and Astrocytes Enhance Recovery after Spinal Cord Injury. Journal of Neurotrauma, 28 (9) 1921-1937.


Fey, A., Schachner, M. & Irintchev, A. (2010). A Novel Motion Analysis Approach Reveals Late Recovery in C57BL/6 Mice and Deficits in NCAM-Deficient Mice after Sciatic Nerve Crush. Journal of Neurotrauma, 27 (5) 815-828.


Lee, Y-S., Zdunowskic, S., Edgerton, R.B., Roy, R.R., Zhong, H., Hsiaof, I. & Lin, V.W. (2010). Improvement of gait patterns in step-trained, complete spinal cord transected rats treated with a peripheral nerve graft and acidic fibroblast growth factor. Experimental Neurology, 224 (2) 429-437.


Alluin, O., Wittmann, C.,  Marqueste, T. et al. (2009). Functional recovery after peripheral nerve injury and implantation of a collagen guide. Biomaterials, 30 (3) 363-373.


Chabas, J-F. et al. (2009). FK506 Induces Changes in Muscle Properties and Promotes Metabosensitive Nerve Fiber Regeneration. Journal of Neurotrauma. 26, 97-108.


Courtine, G. et al. (2009). Transformation of nonfunctional spinal circuits into functional states after the loss of brain input. Nature Neoscience, 12, 1333-1342.


Courtine, G., Gerasimenko, Y., van den Brand, R., Yew, A., Musienko, P., Zhong, H., Song, B., Ao, Y., Ichiyama, R.M., Lavrov, I., Roy, R.R., Sofroniew, M.V. & Edgerton, V.R. (2009). Transformation of nonfunctional spinal circuits into functional states after the loss of brain input. Nature Neuroscience, 12, 1333-1342.


Guseva, D., Angelov, D.N., Irintchev, A. & Schachner, M. (2009). Ablation of adhesion molecule L1 in mice favours Schwann cell proliferation and functional recovery after peripheral nerve injury. Brain, 132 (8) 2180-2195.


Lee, H.J., Jakovcevski, I., Radonjic, N., Hoelters, L., Schachner, M. &  Irintchev, A. (2009). Better functional outcome of compression spinal cord injury in mice is associated with enhanced H-reflex responses. Experimental Neurology, 216, 365-374.


Maier, I.C.,Ichiyama, R.M., Courtine, G., Schnell, L., Lavrov, I., Edgerton, V.R. & Schwab, M.E. (2009). Differential effects of anti-Nogo-A antibody treatment and treadmill training in rats with incomplete spinal cord injury, Brain.  DOI:10.1093/brain/awp085


Ahlborn, P., Schachner, M. & Irintchev. A. (2008). One hour electrical stimulation accelerates functional recovery after femoral nerve repair. Experimental Neurology, 208 (1) 137-144.


Courtine, G., Bingbing, S., Roy, R.R. et al. (2008). Recovery of supraspinal control of stepping via indirect propriospinal relay connections after spinal cord injury. Nature Medicin, 14 (1) 69-74.


Johnson, W.L., Jindrich, D.L., Roy, R.R. & Edgerton, V.R. (2008). A three-dimensional model of the rat hindlimb: Musculoskeletal geometry and muscle moment arms. Journal of Biomechanics, 41 (3) 610-619.


Lavrov, I., Dy, CJ., Fong, A.J. et al. (2008). Epidural stimulation induced modulation of spinal locomotor networks in adult spinal rats. Journal of Neuroscience, 28 (23) 6022-6029.


Lavrov, I., Gregoire., Dy, Christine, J. et al. (2008). Facilitation of stepping with epidural stimulation in spinal rats: Role of sensory input. Journal of Neuroscience, 28 (31) 7774-7780.


Ying, Z., Roy, R.R., Zhong, H., Zdunowski, S., Edgerton, V.R. & Gomez-Pinilla, F. (2008). BDNF- Exercise interactions in the recovery of symmetrical stepping after a cervical hemisection in rats. Neuroscience, 155, 1070-1078.


Chen, J., Wu, J., Apostolova, I., Skup, M., Irintchev, A., Kügler, S. & Schachner, M. (2007). Adeno-associated virus-mediated L1 expression promotes functional recovery after spinal cord injury. Brain, 130, 954-969.


Jakovcevski, I., Wu, J., Karl, N., Leshchyns’ka, I., Sytnyk, V., Chen, J., Irintchev, A. & Schachner, M. (2007). Glial Scar Expression of CHL1, the Close Homolog of the Adhesion Molecule L1, Limits Recovery after Spinal Cord Injury. The Journal of Neuroscience, 27(27) 7222-7233.


Ahlborn, P., Schachner, M. & Irintchev, A. (2007). One hour electrical stimulation accelerates functional recovery after femoral nerve repair. Experimental Neurology. 208, 137-144.


Apostolova, I., Irintchev, A. & Schachner, M. (2006). Tenascin-R Restricts Posttraumatic Remodeling of Motoneuron Innervation and Functional Recovery after Spinal Cord Injury in Adult Mice. The Journal of Neuroscience, 26 (30) 7849-7859.


Eberhardt, K.A., Irintchev, A., Al-Majed, A.A., Simova, O., Brushart, T.M., Gordon, T. & Schachner, M. (2006). BDNF/TrkB signaling regulates HNK-1 carbohydrate expression in regenerating motor nerves and promotes functional recovery after peripheral nerve repair. Experimental Neurology, 198, 500-510.


Irintchev, A., Simova, O., Eberhardt, K.A., Morellini, F. & Schachner, M. (2005). Impacts of lesion severity and tyrosine kinase receptor B deficiency on functional outcome of femoral nerve injury assessed by a novel single-frame motion analysis in mice. European Journal of Neuroscience, 22, 802-808.

Fichter, A.M., Dornseifer, U., Rodenacker, K., Hapfelmeier, A., Matiasek, K. & Papadopulos, N. Bridging a 14 mm gap of the sciatic nerve with modified collagenous conduits in the rat.

Publications about analyses for animal science with Simi systems


Koblitz, J.C. (2014). Studying the biosonar of bats and porpoises using multi receiver arrays. Dissertation. [WWW]


Melcon, M. L.; Yovel, Y.; Denzinger, A. et al. (2011). How greater mouse-eared bats deal with ambiguous echoic scenes. Journal of Comparative Physiology A-Neuroethology sensory neural and behavioural physiology, 197 (5-S1) 505-514.


Koblitz, J.C., Stilz, P., Schnitzler, H-U. (2010). Source levels of echolocation signals vary in correlation with wingbeat cycle in landing big brown bats (Eptesicus fuscus). Journal of Experimental Biology, 213 (19) 3263-3268.


Melcón, M.L. & Schnitzler, H-U. (2009). Variability of the approach phase of landing echolocating Greater Mouse-eared bats. J. Comp. Physiol A, 195, 69-77.


Melcón, M.L., Denzinger, A. & Schnitzler, H-U. (2007). Aerial hawking and landing: approach behaviour in Natterer’s bats, Myotis nattereri (Kuhl 1818). The Journal of Experimental Biology, 210, 4457-4464.


Schaub, A. & Schnitzler, H-U. (2007). Flight and echolocation behaviour of three vespertilionid bat species while commuting on flyways. Journal of Comparative Physiology A: Neuroethology, Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology, 193 (12) 1185-1194.


Weinbeer, M. & Kalko, E.K.V. (2007). Ecological niche and phylogeny: the highly complex echolocation behavior of the trawling long-legged bat, Macrophyllum macrophyllum. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 61 (9) 1337-1348.

Schaub, A. & Schnitzler, H-U. Flyways of commuting vespertilionid bats at different background situations. Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen.


Schaub, A., Pflästerer, W., Leutner, S., Denzinger. A., & Schnitzler, H-U. Guidance behavior of commuting Greater Horseshoe bats. Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen.


Schaub, A. & Schnitzler, H-U. Spatial Orientation in Vespertilionid Bats. Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen.

Publications about analyses for animal science with Simi systems

Nout, Y.S. et al. (2012). Animal Models of Neurologic Disorders: A Nonhuman Primate Model of Spinal Cord Injury. Neurotherapeutics, 9 (2) 380-392.


Darling, W.G. et al. (2011). Volumetric effects of motor cortex injury on recovery of ipsilesional dexterous movements. Experimental Neurology, 231 (1) 56-71.


Darling, W.G., Pizzimenti, M.A. & Morecraft, R.J. (2011). Functional recovery following motor cortex lesions in non-human primates: experimental implications for human stroke patients. Journal of Integrative Neuroscience, 10, 353.


Nagamoto-Combs, K., Morecraft, R.J., Darling, W.G. & Combs, C.K. (2010). Long-Term Gliosis and Molecular Changes in the Cervical Spinal Cord of the Rhesus Monkey after Traumatic Brain Injury. Journal of Neurotrauma, 27(3) 565-585.


Rosenzweig, E.S.., Courtine, G., Jindrich, D.L. et al. (2010). Extensive spontaneous plasticity of corticospinal projections after primate spinal cord injury. Nature Neuroscience, 13 (12) 1505-U90.


Fitzsimmons, N.A., Lebedev, M.A., Peikon, I.D.& Nicolelis, M.A.L.. (2009). Extracting kinematic parameters for monkey bipedal walking from cortical neuronal ensemble activity. Frontiers in Integrative Neuroscience, 3.


Pizzimenti, M.A., Darling, W.G., Rotella, D.L., McNeal, D.W., Herrick, J.L., Ge, J., Stilwell-Morecraft, K.S., & Morecraft, R.J. (2007). Measurement of Reaching Kinematics and Prehensile Dexterity in Nonhuman Primates. Journal of Neurophysiology, 98, 1015-1029.

Publications about analyses for animal science with Simi systems

N. Blackie, N., Bleach, E.C.L., Amory, J.R., Scaife, J.R. (2013). Associations between locomotion score and kinematic measures in dairy cows with varying hoof lesion types. Journal of Dairy Science, 96 (6) 3564–3572.


Zhong, H., Roy, R.R., Nadaka, K.K., Zdunowskic, S., Khalili, N., de Leon, R.D. & Edgerton, R.B. (2012). Accommodation of the Spinal Cat to a Tripping Perturbation. Frontiers in Physiology, 3. 112.


Blackie, N., Bleach, E., Amorya, J. & Scaifea. (2011). Impact of lameness on gait characteristics and lying behaviour of zero grazed dairy cattle in early lactation. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 129, (2-4) 67-73.


Witney, A.G. & Hedwig, B. (2011). Kinematics of phonotactic steering in the walking cricket Gryllus bimaculatus (de Geer). Journal of Experimental Biology, 214 (1) 69-79.


Nyakatura, J.A., Petrovitch, A. & Fischera, M.S. (2010). Limb kinematics during locomotion in the two-toed sloth (Choloepus didactylus, Xenarthra) and its implications for the evolution of the sloth locomotor apparatus. Zoology, 113 (4) 221-234.


Fischer, M.S., Krause, C. & Lilje, K.E. (2009). Evolution of chameleon locomotion, or how to become arboreal as a reptile. Zoology.


O'Keefe, N., Clough, S. & Lepper, P.A. (2009). Preliminary investigations into the response of O+ twaite shad (alosa fallax) to ultrasound and its potential as an entrainment deterrent. Fifth International Conference on Bio-acoustics 2009, 31st March-2nd April 2009, Loughborough. Proceedings of the Institute of Acoustics. 31 (1) 57-63.


Qian, Yu; Lin, Zhen; Chen, Jimin; et al. (2009). Natural Bone Collagen Scaffold Combined with Autologous Enriched Bone Marrow Cells for Induction of Osteogenesis in an Ovine Spinal Fusion Model. Tissue Engineering Part A, 15 (11) 3547-3558.


Buchmann, S. Biomechanische in-vitro-Testung eines Wirbelkörperersatzes am thorakolumbalen Übergang in Verbindung mit verschiedenen Stabilisierungsmethoden am bovinen Tiermodell. Technische Universität München