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The results of a study published in the Journal of Small Animal Practice suggest that hypercholesterolaemia is a common finding in canine...

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Background: Considering the diversity of feeding habits that females of some species of anophelines present, it is important to understand which vertebrates are part of blood food sources and how important is the role of each in the ecoepidemiology of malaria. There are many vector species for...

Figueiredo, M. A. P.; Santi, S. M. di; Manrique, W. G.; Gonçalves, L. R.; André, M. R.; Machado, R. Z.
BioMed Central Ltd
Parasites and Vectors, 2017, 10, 203, pp (26 April 2017)
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Cover for Olfaction in animal behaviour and welfare.

This book contains 15 chapters that describe the physiological, behavioural and welfare parameters of smell and odour detection and processing in animals.

Nielsen, B. L.
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391599)
CAB ReviewFull Text

Beef is an excellent source of protein, B vitamins and trace minerals and can be an important source of long chain n-3 polyunsaturated (PUFA) and other bioactive fatty acids such as vaccenic acid (VA) and conjugated linoleic acid (CLA). However, beef consumption has been declining mainly due to...

July 2017
beef; beef cattle; beef production; beef quality; body fat; cattle feeding; chemical composition; conjugated linoleic acid; diets; encapsulation; enrichment; enzymes; feed additives; feeds; hydrogenation; meat composition; meat quality; metabolites; monoenoic fatty acids; oilseeds; pastures; plant composition; plant extracts; plant oils; polyenoic fatty acids; processing; reviews; rumen digestion; tallow
Vahmani, P.; Rolland, D. C.; Mapiye, C.; Dunne, P. G.; Aalhus, J. L.; Juarez, M.; McAllister, T. A.; Prieto, N.; Dugan, M. E. R.
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It is suggested that the Chios breed is the result of crossbreeding between the local sheep of the island of Chios and breeds of Anatolia...

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Aim: The Sox family is a group of transcription factors and plays essential roles during the development of multicellular animals. This study aims to clone a Sox family gene from the silkworm, Bombyx mori, and to explore its expression pattern and function in different larval tissues and...

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Aim: This study aims to investigate the effect of short-time heat shock on the resistance of the silkworm, Bombyx mori to nucleopolyhedrovirus, so as to provide references for further study on the antiviral immune mechanism of the silkworm in response to heat shock. Methods: The 5th instar larvae...

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Editorial Office of Acta Entomologica Sinica
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The study was undertaken to work out the cost and returns of milk production to identify different marketing channels and their efficiency and to study the constraints in production and marketing of milk. The study was conducted in Rewari district of Haryana state. Primary data were collected...

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Kador, P. F.
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