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Cryptosporidium baileyi is spreading rapidly in UK gamebirds

Cryptosporidium baileyi was first discovered in ‘wild’ red grouse (Lagopus lagopus scoticus) in the UK in 2010, among birds caught on a...

Date
October 2014
Event

Reproductive Management of the Stallion

30 - 31 January 2015 - Amissville, Virginia

Venue
Amissville, Virginia
Country
USA
Contact Details
111 Hackleys Mill Road, Amissville, VA 20106, USA.
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+1 540 937 9832
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+1 540 937 9862
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Crawfish production: pond construction and water requirements.

The size, shape and characteristics of crawfish ponds vary widely within the industry, as do the methods of construction. Most successful crawfish ponds have these traits in common: soils with high clay content, relatively flat, yet well drained bottoms, a reliable water source; and perimeter...

Authors
McClain, W. R.
Publisher
Southern Regional Aquaculture Center
Publication
SRAC Publication - Southern Regional Aquaculture Center , 2012, 240, pp 6 pp.
CAB ReviewFull Text

Prion disease zoonosis: assessing risk associated with new and emerging prion agents.

Prion diseases are infectious neurodegenerative diseases associated with the misfolding, aggregation and deposition of host prion protein (PrP) in the brain. These diseases include scrapie in sheep, bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) in cattle, chronic wasting disease (CWD) in deer and...

Date
September 2014
Subjects
aetiology; bovine spongiform encephalopathy; brain; brain diseases; chronic wasting disease; Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease; disease models; disease transmission; emerging infectious diseases; experimental infections; human diseases; laboratory animals; prion diseases; prion proteins; prions; reviews; risk assessment; scrapie; scrapie agent; zoonoses
Authors
Barron, R. M.
AbstractFull Text

Assessment of antitheilerial activity of the aqueous extract of Kigelia africana unripe fruits against Theileria lestoquardi.

Aims: To investigate the in vitro schizonticidal activity of aqueous extract of Kigelia africana unripe fruits (Um shotour) Lam. Benth. In Hook. against Theileria lestoquardi. Study Design: In vitro screening of the aqueous extract of the fruits at different concentrations against T. lestoquardi....

Authors
Farah, H. M.; El-Amin, T. H.; El-Hussein, A. R. M.; Khalid, H. E.
Publisher
SCIENCEDOMAIN International
Publication
European Journal of Medicinal Plants, 2015, 5, 1, pp 101-108

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