Cookies on Animal Science Database

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

Animal Science Database

Supporting your research in animal production, welfare and health

 Sign up to receive our Veterinary & Animal Sciences eNewsletter, book alerts and offers direct to your inbox.

Results per page:

Search results

Abstract

H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza virus (HPAIV) was first observed in Nigeria in early 2006 and has now spread to more than 17 African countries having severe economic and public health implications. Here, we explore the spatiotemporal patterns of viral dispersal both among West African...

Author(s)
Ekong, P. S.; Fountain-Jones, N. M.; Alkhamis, M. A.
Publisher
Wiley, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 2018, 65, 1, pp e70-e82
Abstract

Hepaciviruses (HVs) have been detected in several domestic and wild animals and present high genetic diversity. The actual classification divides the genus Hepacivirus into 14 species (A-N), according to their phylogenetic relationships, including the bovine hepacivirus [Hepacivirus N (HNV)]. In...

Author(s)
Silva, M. S. da; Junqueira, D. M.; Baumbach, L. F.; Cibulski, S. P.; Mósena, A. C. S.; Weber, M. N.; Silveira, S.; Moraes, G. M. de; Maia, R. D.; Coimbra, V. C. S.; Canal, C. W.
Publisher
Microbiology Society, London, UK
Citation
Journal of General Virology, 2018, 99, 7, pp 890-896
Abstract

Despite safe and efficacious vaccines against peste des petits ruminants virus (PPRV), this virus has emerged as the cause of a highly contagious disease with serious economic consequences for small ruminant agriculture across Asia, the Middle East, and Africa. We used complete and partial genome...

Author(s)
Muniraju, M.; Muhammad Munir; Parthiban, A. R.; Banyard, A. C.; Bao JingYue; Wang ZhiLiang; Ayebazibwe, C.; Ayelet, G.; El-Harrak, M.; Mana Mahapatra; Libeau, G.; Batten, C.; Satya Parida
Publisher
National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
Citation
Emerging Infectious Diseases, 2014, 20, 12, pp 2023-2033
Abstract

The taxonomy and distribution of cephalochlamydid cestodes are reviewed. This group is primarily specific to pipid anurans and occurs naturally across sub-Saharan Africa. Paracephalochlamys gen. nov. has two large lateral testes (sometimes doubled or absent on one side) on the anterior margin of...

Author(s)
Jackson, J. A.; Tinsley, R. C.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Journal of Zoology, 2001, 254, 3, pp 405-419
Abstract

The taxonomic status of procamallanine nematodes from different Xenopus spp. and their geographical distribution is reviewed. Batrachocamallanus gen. nov., is created to include forms from amphibians with large numbers of mucrons on the female tail and relatively small body size. B. occidentalis...

Author(s)
Jackson, J. A.; Tinsley, R. C.
Citation
Systematic Parasitology, 1995, 31, 3, pp 159-188
Abstract

The banding pattern of larval salivary polytene chromosomes was analysed to re-examine the distribution, by sex and geography, of the sex linked inversion (IS-3) in the "Sirba" form of S. damnosum s.l., which was previously described as consisting of S. sirbanum and S. sudanense [see C.G. Vajime...

Author(s)
Vajime, C. G.
Citation
Tropical Medicine and Parasitology, 1989, 40, 4, pp 464-467

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Organisms
Subject Topics