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Abstract

The increasing demand on potable water has resulted in a greater reliance on poorer quality water, including saline sources, for maintaining forage and turfgrasses in agricultural and urban landscapes. Consequently, it will be crucial to identify grasses that can tolerate saline irrigation water....

Author(s)
Thinh Van Tran; Fukai, S.; Giles, H. E.; Lambrides, C. J.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V.
Publication
Environmental and Experimental Botany, 2018, 145, pp 121-129
Miscellaneous

Livestock is the backbone of Somaliland economy. It accounts for about 60% of the country's gross domestic product, 70% of employment opportunities and 85% of export earnings. There exists a distinct indigenous grading system for export quality livestock traded in Somaliland markets. Export quality...

Author(s)
Costagli, R.; Godiah, L. M.; Wanyoike, F.
Publisher
Institut International de Recherche sur l'Elevage (ILRI)
Publication
A rapid appraisal of the Yemeni end-market for Somali livestock exporters, 2017, pp x + 20 pp.
News Article

An experimental treatment developed from cattle plasma for Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) coronavirus infection shows broad potential,...

Date
January 2018
News Article

Experts are warning dog and cat owners to be aware of the risks associated with feeding their pets on raw meat-based diets (RMBDs), instead of the...

Date
January 2018
Event

8 December 2018 - Nottingham

Venue
Nottingham
Country
UK
Contact
The Saddle Research Centre
Contact Details
The Old Barns, Firbeck House, Steetley, Worksop, Derbyshire, S80 3DZ, UK.
Tel
+44 07775 912 202
CAB ReviewFull Text

The innate immune response of the endometrium is crucial to achieve early and quick defence against pathogenic organisms that invade the reproductive tract and the uterus, before the adaptive immune response which develops much later. This early innate response is important to avoid the development...

Date
January 2018
Subjects
acute phase proteins; bovine viral diarrhoea; chemokines; cows; cytokines; endometrium; energy metabolism; epithelium; estradiol; immune response; infections; infertility; interferons; leukocytes; metabolites; mucins; natural immunity; ovaries; pathogens; peptides; progesterone; prostaglandins; steroid hormones; uterine diseases; uterus
Author(s)
Oguejiofor, C. F.; Cheng ZhangRui; Wathes, D. C.
CABI Book Info
Cover for Maize kernel development.

This book, containing 17 chapters, is intended to be a guide to understanding maize kernel development. The knowledge and insight in this book are the culmination of centuries of genetic and biochemical work directed at increasing the yield and nutritional value of maize. Topics covered include...

Author(s)
Larkins, B.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391216)
AbstractFull Text

Aquaporins (AQPs) play important role in the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) secretion and AQP1 and AQP4 are localized in the choroid plexus (CP), which is the main place of CSF production. In ewes, seasonally breeding animals, the turnover rate (TOR) of CSF is photoperiodically modulated and melatonin,...

Author(s)
Szczepkowska, A.; Skowroński, M. T.; Kowalewska, M.; Milewski, S.; Skipor, J.
Publisher
Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences
Publication
Czech Journal of Animal Science, 2018, 63, 1, pp 32-42

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