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Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Record, 2019, 184, 22, pp 669-672
Abstract

The family Anelloviridae includes a number of viruses infecting humans (Torque teno viruses, TTV) and other animals including swine (Torque teno sus viruses, TTSuV). Two genetically distinct TTSuV species have been identified from swine thus far (TTSuV1 and TTSuVk2), although their definitive...

Author(s)
Rogers, A. J.; Huang, Y. W.; Heffron, C. L.; Opriessnig, T.; Patterson, A. R.; Meng, X. J.
Publisher
Wiley, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 2017, 64, 6, pp 1877-1883
Abstract

Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Record, 2017, 180, 6, pp 141-144
Abstract

Selenium (Se) is a trace element playing an important role in animal and human physiological homeostasis. It is a key component in selenoproteins (SeP) exerting multiple actions on endocrine, immune, inflammatory and reproductive processes. The SeP family of glutathione peroxidases (GSH-Px)...

Author(s)
Oropeza-Moe, M.; Wisløff, H.; Bernhoft, A.
Publisher
Urban & Fischer Verlag GmbH & Co. KG, Jena, Germany
Citation
Journal of Trace Elements in Medicine and Biology, 2015, 31, pp 148-156
Abstract

This experiment evaluated the effects of including peroxidized corn dried distillers grains with solubles (DDGS) in diets for sows and nursery pigs on growth performance, vitamin E (VE), and Se status, and the incidence of mulberry heart disease (MHD) of nursery pigs. Sows (n=12) were fed...

Author(s)
Hanson, A. R.; Wang, L.; Johnston, L. J.; Baidoo, S. K.; Torrison, J. L.; Chen, C.; Shurson, G. C.
Publisher
American Society of Animal Science, Savoy, USA
Citation
Journal of Animal Science, 2015, 93, 1, pp 135-146
Abstract

Author(s)
Maaland, M. G.; Falk, M.; Oropeza-Moe, M.
Publisher
Den Norske Veterinærforening, Oslo, Norway
Citation
Norsk Veterinærtidsskrift, 2015, 127, 3, pp 156
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Deaths of pigs in the nursery area.

This chapter discusses the possible causes, features and treatment of deaths occurring in pigs in the nursery area. Focus is given on respiratory disease and mortality due to porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus infection, mulberry heart disease (deficiency in vitamin E and...

Author(s)
McOrist, S.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642123)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Poisons and causes of sudden death.

This chapter covers the different causes of poisoning and sudden death in pigs. The toxicity, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of mycotoxins, plant toxins, drugs and chemical poisons are discussed as well as that of the non-infectious and infectious causes of sudden death.

Author(s)
Duncanson, G. R.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641720)
Type
Book chapter
AbstractFull Text

Selenium is an essential trace element in the diet of humans and domesticated animals. It is a component of more than 30 selenoproteins, which play a significant role in the body. Selenoproteins protect cells from damage inflicted by free radicals, the cause of many chronic diseases. They also...

Author(s)
Żarczyńska, K.; Sobiech, P.; Radwiñska, J.; Rękawek, W.
Publisher
Polish Society for Magnesium Research, Olsztyn, Poland
Citation
Journal of Elementology, 2013, 18, 2, pp 329-340
Abstract

This article looks at some of the important pointers that is sometimes overlooked with regards to feeds and feeding pigs. Also discussed are diseases which are caused by contaminated feeds, nutrient deficiences, and suggestions in checking and analyzing the quality of feeds and feed rations for ...

Author(s)
Rotto, H.
Publisher
ASIS Veterinaria s.l., Zaragoza, Spain
Citation
SUIS, 2013, No.98, pp 10-12

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