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68th Association for Veterinary Teaching and Research Work (AVTRW) Annual Conference

2 - 3 September 2015 - Royal Veterinary College, London

Venue
Royal Veterinary College, London
Country
UK
Contact Details
AVTRW, PO Box 3, Penicuik, Midlothian, EH26 0RZ, UK
News Article

Approaches to combating inherited diseases in pedigree dogs

Researchers are recommending a combined approach that makes use of DNA analysis, health screening schemes and pedigree information for reducing the...

Date
March 2015
Abstract

Dynamics of a morbillivirus at the domestic-wildlife interface: canine distemper virus in domestic dogs and lions.

Morbilliviruses cause many diseases of medical and veterinary importance, and although some (e.g., measles and rinderpest) have been controlled successfully, others, such as canine distemper virus (CDV), are a growing concern. A propensity for host-switching has resulted in CDV emergence in new...

Authors
Viana, M.; Cleaveland, S.; Matthiopoulos, J.; Halliday, J.; Packer, C.; Craft, M. E.; Hampson, K.; Czupryna, A.; Dobson, A. P.; Dubovi, E. J.; Ernest, E.; Fyumagwa, R.; Hoare, R.; Hopcraft, J. G. C.; Horton, D. L.; Kaare, M. T.; Kanellos, T.; Lankester, F.; Mentzel, C.; Mlengeya, T.; Mzimbiri, I.; Takahashi, E.; Willett, B.; Haydon, D. T.; Lembo, T.
Publisher
National Academy of Sciences
Publication
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 2015, 112, 5, pp 1464-1469
CABI Book Info
Cover for One Health: the theory and practice of integrated health approaches.

One Health: the theory and practice of integrated health approaches.

The One Health concept of combined veterinary and human health continues to gain momentum, but the supporting literature is sparse. In this book, the origins of the concept are examined, and practical content on methodological tools, data gathering, monitoring techniques, study designs, and...

Authors
Zinsstag, J.; Schelling, E.; Waltner-Toews, D.; Whittaker, M.; Tanner, M.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643410)
CAB ReviewFull Text

Models for the study of whole-body insulin kinetics: a mathematical synthesis.

Insulin is an anabolic hormone that plays a central role in glucose homeostasis. Synthesis, secretion and appearance of insulin in portal and peripheral circulation are complex and tightly regulated. As many of the tissues involved are not directly accessible, mathematical models have been...

Date
March 2015
Subjects
carbohydrate metabolism; domestic animals; glucose; homeostasis; insulin; livestock; mathematical models
Authors
McKnight, L. L.; Lopez, S.; Shoveller, A. K.; France, J.
Datasheet

Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever

Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever (CCHF) is a severe haemorrhagic fever viral disease that affects humans.  It was initially described in...

AbstractFull Text

Effect of integrated nutrient management on yield and yield attributes of fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum L.) cv Lam methi-2.

A field experiment was conducted on sandy loam soil during rabi season of 2012-13 to evaluate the response of integrated nutrient management on yield and yield attributes of fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum L.) cv Lam methi-2. The experiment was conducted in the randomized block design with...

Authors
Anitha, M.; Swami, D. V.; Kumar, B. P.
Publisher
MKK Publication
Publication
Environment and Ecology, 2015, 33, 1, pp 95-98
AbstractFull Text

Performance of lactating cows on total mixed ration (TMR).

A lactation trial was conducted with 12 crossbred lactating cows divided into two groups and were offered feed either in the form of conventional feeding system (T0) or in the form of total mixed ration (T1). The milk constituents - total solids, total protein, fat, solid-not-fat (SNF) and lactose...

Authors
Nitul Saikia; Saikia, B. N.; Das, A. K.
Publisher
MKK Publication
Publication
Environment and Ecology, 2015, 33, 1, pp 64-67
AbstractFull Text

Correlation between intake and ingestive behaviour of confined Holstein-Zebu crossbred heifers.

The aim of the study was to evaluate the correlation between variables referring to feed intake and behaviour of confined Holstein-Zebu crossbred heifers. The experiment was conducted at the dairy unit of the Southwest Bahia State University, campus Itapetinga, Brazil. Sixteen 3/4 Holstein × 1/4...

Authors
Silva, R. R.; Oliveira, A. C.; Carvalho, G. G. P.; Silva, F. F.; Mendes, F. B. L.; Almeida, V. V. S. de; Rodrigues, L. B. O.; Pinheiro, A. A.; Silva, A. P. G.; Prado, R. M. do
Publisher
SCIENCEDOMAIN International
Publication
American Journal of Experimental Agriculture, 2015, 6, 1, pp 15-21
AbstractFull Text

Performance of broilers fed graded levels of bio-detheobrominized cocoa bean shell (CBS) based diets.

A study was carried out to observe the effect of bio-detheobromised cocoa bean shell based diets on the performance of broilers. One hundred and ninety six (196) day-old broiler chicks were randomly assigned to seven diets, with each diet replicated four times and seven birds allocated to each...

Authors
Adeyemo, G. O.; Ajayi, A. O.; Olubamiwa, O. O.
Publisher
SCIENCEDOMAIN International
Publication
American Journal of Experimental Agriculture, 2015, 5, 6, pp 540-545
AbstractFull Text

Characterization of organic manures for polysaccharides, microbial biomass and humic substances.

Soil organic matter (SOM) is an important indicator of soil quality as it determines many soil characteristics such as nutrient mineralization, structural stability and water holding capacity. An understanding of different bio-chemical processes undergoing inside the conventional sources of organic...

Authors
Kashif Bashir; Safdar Ali; Ijaz, S. S.
Publisher
SCIENCEDOMAIN International
Publication
American Journal of Experimental Agriculture, 2015, 5, 6, pp 532-539

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