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Researchers have identified potential molecular mechanisms of cancer resistance in elephants. According to the results of their study, published in...

October 2015

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Kabete, Nairobi
Hellen Ndirangu
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A hexaplex-conventional PCR assay was developed for identification of five meat and one plant species origins in foodstuffs simultaneously. The method merges the use of horse (Equus caballus), soybean (Glycine max), sheep (Ovis aries), poultry (Meleagris meleagris), pork (Sus scrofa), and cow (Bos...

Safdar, M.; Junejo, Y.
Elsevier Ltd
Food Chemistry, 2016, 192, pp 745-749
Cover for Apis mellifera scutellata (africanized bee)

A. mellifera scutellata is ca. 10-20 mm long, and brown with black stripes; workers are 10-15 mm long, drones 15-17 mm, and queens...

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A major challenge for livestock farming systems (LFSs) is to reconcile production with the management of natural resources, especially biodiversity and ecosystem services. Based on a review of research conducted on grassland- and rangeland-based LFSs, this paper addresses this challenge by...

September 2015
animal ecology; animal production; biodiversity; domestic animals; ecosystems; environmental impact; farming systems; grasslands; livestock; livestock farming; rangelands; reviews; wild animals; wildlife conservation; wildlife management
Sabatier, R.; Durant, D.; Hazard, L.; Lauvie, A.; Lecrivain, E.; Magda, D.; Martel, G.; Roche, B.; Sainte Marie, C. de; Teillard, F.; Tichit, M.
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Cover for The animal trade.

This book discusses the different aspects involved in the trade in animals. Chapters include the history of animal trade; trade policies for animal products; trade wars, sanctions and discrimination; trade in meat; trade in dairy, wool and fur products; trade in live farm animals; disease...

Phillips, C. J. C.
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643137)
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Laboratory mice with Middle Cerebral Artery Occlusion (MCAO) represent the main animal models for ischemic stroke research. Appropriate anesthetic protocols are essential, as anesthetic agents might affect the central nervous system (CNS) and therefore interfere with the outcome of pre-clinical...

Linou, M.; Taoufik, E.; Kazakos, G.; Boviatsis, E.; Papadimitriou, L.; Dontas, I. A.
British Journal of Medicine and Medical Research, 2015, 10, 12, pp BJMMR.19288
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Objectives: To assess treatment compliance of self-reported dog bite cases and to assess associated demographic and exposure factors. Materials and Methods: The present prospective study was conducted during January 2013 to July 2013 among 260 dog bite cases by purposive sampling at the outpatient...

Domple, V. K.; Doibale, M. K.; Sonkar, V. K.; Aswar, N. R.; Khadilkar, H. A.; Jain, S. R.
International Journal of Medicine and Public Health, 2015, 5, 4, pp 297-300
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The effect of an antimicrobial film was studied in shelf life of Costeño cheese prepared at different concentrations of sodium chloride (2.5% w/w without a covering film, 2.5 and 3.0% w/w covered with antimicrobial film), stored (0, 5, 10, 15, 20, 25 and 30 days) at 12±1°C y 28±2°C. The active...

Arteaga Márquez, M. R.; Espitia Petro, R.; Ramírez Coronado, E. P.; Hernández Bedoya, C. C.; Chams Chams, L.; Espitia Petro, D. L.; Martínez B., W. J.
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Revista Venezolana de Ciencia y Tecnología de Alimentos, 2015, 6, 1, pp 36-46
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Feed costs in broiler production have led to the search for alternative sources of proteins that enable partial replacement of commercial food with local foliage. Macrolobium bicuspidum is a leguminous plant that grows in the coastal zone of Venezuela and its leaves are highly prized by chicken...

Soledad Rodríguez, B.; Adames Mora, J.
Asociacíon RVCTA
Revista Venezolana de Ciencia y Tecnología de Alimentos, 2015, 6, 1, pp 1-18
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This study analyses the raw milk and milk products' interregional flow on the level of NUTS 1 Regions in Turkey with Spatial Equilibrium Model. Spatial Equilibrium Model is consisted of production, processing and consumption steps in NUTS 1 regions. GAMS program is applied in the solution of model....

Teri̇n, M.; Yavuz, F.
Ege Üniversitesi Ziraat Fakültesi Dekanlığı
Ege Üniversitesi Ziraat Fakültesi Dergisi, 2015, 52, 2, pp 207-217

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