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The Hereford breed of cattle belongs to the old British red middle-horn group, which includes breeds such as the Sussex and Devon. During the...

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A team of conservationists from the Royal Veterinary College (RVC), Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), FAO and the University of Veterinary...

Date
October 2018
AbstractFull Text

Rabbit haemorrhagic disease virus (RHDV) belongs to the genus Lagovirus of Caliciviridae. VP60 protein is one of the capsid proteins of RHDV, and also is main immunogenic protein which the major antigenic epitopes mainly locate in the N-terminal region. In this study, the VP60 truncated gene was...

Author(s)
An Kai; Kong HuiPing; Xing XiaoYong; Wen FengQin; Bao ShiJun
Publisher
Journal of Agricultural Biotechnology
Publication
Journal of Agricultural Biotechnology, 2018, 26, 5, pp 861-870
CAB ReviewFull Text

Predatory and parasitic mites are likely to assume a greater role in crop protection as world attention is now focused on finding out alternative means of agricultural pest management, and some may be beneficial in the medical and veterinary fields. This review on the status of research on...

Date
October 2018
Subjects
arthropod pests; biological control; biological control agents; insect control; insect pests; natural enemies; parasites of insect pests; pest control; pests; plant pests; predators; predatory insects
Author(s)
Gupta, S. K.; Kumar, P. S.
CABI Book Info
Cover for Animal welfare in a changing world.

This 273-paged book outlines a number of the key dilemmas in animal welfare for today's, and tomorrow's, world. The issues discussed range from the welfare of hunted animals, to debates around intensive farming versus sustainability, and the effects of climate and environmental change. It explores...

Author(s)
Butterworth, A.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392459)
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Forming an end of life hospice/Pawspice service.

Date
March 2017
Author(s)
Villalobos, A. E.
Source
CAB Reviews 2016 11 031 1-4
AbstractFull Text

Exogenous gene stably integrated into the host genome, and stably inherited to the offspring, producing transgenic animals is a basic requirement. Analysis of transgenic animals for inheritance and expression stability of transgene is an important part of establishing a transgenic animal strain....

Author(s)
Xing XiangYang; Yu ShuZhen; Zhu HuiBin; Pan DengKe; Yang Chun
Publisher
Journal of Agricultural Biotechnology
Publication
Journal of Agricultural Biotechnology, 2018, 26, 6, pp 1084-1092
AbstractFull Text

Efficient expression of human complement regulatory gene human cluster of differentiation 55 (hCD55) is particularly important in xenotransplantation. Human CD55 gene was knocked-in porcine Rosa26 (pRosa26) locus via CRISPR/Cas9 on the basis of GGTA1 knockout (α-1,3-galactosyltransferase knockout,...

Author(s)
Zhang Chao; Shi NingNing; Gao JingBo; Du MinJie; Zhang YiFu; Wang Yu; Zhu HuiBin; Pan DengKe; Liu Xia
Publisher
Journal of Agricultural Biotechnology
Publication
Journal of Agricultural Biotechnology, 2018, 26, 6, pp 1074-1083
AbstractFull Text

N-acetylneuraminic acid (Neu5 Gc) is an important non-galactose antigen which can cause xenograft rejection, and it is catalyzed synthesis by cytidine monophospho-N-acetylneuraminic acid hydroxylase (CMAH). In this study, the CMAH gene knockout Bama mini pigs (CMAH-/-) were generated by CRISPR/Cas9...

Author(s)
Huang LinHua; Li XiRui; Long Chuan; Shi NingNing; Feng Chong; Du MinJie; Zhu HuiBin; Pan DengKe; Sun XiuZhu
Publisher
Journal of Agricultural Biotechnology
Publication
Journal of Agricultural Biotechnology, 2018, 26, 6, pp 1064-1073
AbstractFull Text

Listonella anguillarum has emerged as a serious pathogen causing significant mortalities in various fish and shellfish species over a wide geographical area. With the large-scale application of intensive farming model in aquaculture, the speed of the transmission of aquatic pathogens has been...

Author(s)
Pang JianHu; Qiao LongLiang; Huang HaiLong; Dang ChenYang; Zhu Peng; Xu JiLin
Publisher
Journal of Agricultural Biotechnology
Publication
Journal of Agricultural Biotechnology, 2018, 26, 6, pp 1056-1063
AbstractFull Text

Bacillus strains are widely used as animal probiotics. Cellulase produced by Bacillus strains could be used to increase efficiency of feed utilization and improve the intestinal microflora. The aim of this study was to screen the Bacillus strains with high celluloytic activities from the...

Author(s)
Liu GuoHong; Liu Bo; Che JianMei; Wang JiePing; Chen QianQian; Yao YunFa; Liu QinYing
Publisher
Journal of Agricultural Biotechnology
Publication
Journal of Agricultural Biotechnology, 2018, 26, 6, pp 1043-1055

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