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When anatomy began its research into human beings and animals, it was only a question of time before the similarities between them were observed. Leonardo da Vinci, working alongside the doctor Marcantonio della Torre, carried out comparative research. One result was his famous drawing of the fetus ...

Author(s)
Pasieka, P.
Publisher
Krajowa Izba Lekarsko Weterynaryjna, Warszawa, Poland
Citation
Życie Weterynaryjne, 2019, 94, 4, pp 292-302
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In this paper author tried to identify philosophical and psychological background of classical ethology. Particularly, he was interested in the historical discussion focused on the meaning of instinct. Firstly, the history of ethology with the special role of "classical" period just after WW II was ...

Author(s)
Kaleta, T.
Publisher
Krajowa Izba Lekarsko Weterynaryjna, Warszawa, Poland
Citation
Życie Weterynaryjne, 2018, 93, 8, pp 532-536
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In this article a group of largest and extremely complex animal viruses was presented. The nucleocytoplasmic large dsDNA viruses (NCLDVs), or the proposed order Megavirales, comprise a monophyletic group of viruses that infect animals and diverse eukaryotes (amebae, dinoflagellates, green algae and ...

Author(s)
Gliński, Z.; Kostro, K.
Publisher
Krajowa Izba Lekarsko Weterynaryjna, Warszawa, Poland
Citation
Życie Weterynaryjne, 2018, 93, 8, pp 536-543
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This article presents the summary of current knowledge about Chlamydia spp. belonging to the Chlamydiaceae family. The particular emphasis has been paid to the changing taxonomy of these bacteria. New Chlamydia species, that occur in birds and reptiles, were described. Moreover, the data on...

Author(s)
Szymańska-Czerwińska, M.; Niemczuk, K.; Zaręba, K.
Publisher
Krajowa Izba Lekarsko Weterynaryjna, Warszawa, Poland
Citation
Życie Weterynaryjne, 2018, 93, 5, pp 309-311
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Canine parvovirus (CPV) isolated as a new virus in dogs is endemic in this population. The application of vaccination has not prevented the spread of the disease. New antigenic variants have been isolated in different geographic regions. The article presents the evolution of CPV in the global...

Author(s)
Siemionek, J.; Załęska-Wawro, M.; Szweda, W.; Przywara, K.
Publisher
Polskie Towarzystwo Nauk Weterynaryjnych, Lublin, Poland
Citation
Medycyna Weterynaryjna, 2017, 73, 9, pp 538-543
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In this paper, the phylogenetic analysis based on the amino acid sequences (aa) of the steroid 21-hydroxylase (21HS), derived from the genomes of the 89 vertebrates belonging to different groups, was done. The enzyme of 21HS is a cytochrome P450C21 (CYP21A1) and is a key enzyme during adrenal...

Author(s)
Kosowska, B.; Strzała, T.
Publisher
Wydawnictwo Universytetu Przyrodniczego we Wrocławiu, Wrocław, Poland
Citation
Zeszyty Naukowe Uniwersytetu Przyrodniczego we Wrocławiu - Biologia i Hodowla Zwierząt, 2016, 82, 622, pp 9-26
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The aim of our work was to find out the features of taxonomic composition and paleoecology of freshwater Paleogene fish fauna from Boltyshka locality (Kirovograd region, Ukraine) from the collections of the National Museum of Natural History NAS of Ukraine (Kyiv). The fossil material represented by ...

Author(s)
Kovalchuk, O.; Rekovets, L.
Publisher
Wydawnictwo Universytetu Przyrodniczego we Wrocławiu, Wrocław, Poland
Citation
Zeszyty Naukowe Uniwersytetu Przyrodniczego we Wrocławiu - Biologia i Hodowla Zwierząt, 2016, 81, 618, pp 27-35
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The aim of this paper is to summarize and present the most recent data concerning the new emerging disease caused by the so-called Schmallenberg virus, which is spreading to new European countries. The disease has already been reported in Germany, Great Britain, the Netherlands, France, Spain,...

Author(s)
Jaśkowski, J. M.; Żuraw, A.; Włodarek, J.
Publisher
Polskie Towarzystwo Nauk Weterynaryjnych, Lublin, Poland
Citation
Medycyna Weterynaryjna, 2013, 69, 1, pp 10-15
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Antibodies (immunoglobulins, Ig) were first discovered in mammals, as IgM, IgD, IgG, IgE and IgA. These molecules are responsible for humoral immunity. The reptiles are the last major group of vertebrates in which the organization of the IgH locus and its encoded Ig H chain isotypes has not been...

Author(s)
Chrząstek, K.; Piasecki, T.
Publisher
Polskiego Towarzystwa Nauk Weterynaryjnych, Lublin, Poland
Citation
Medycyna Weterynaryjna, 2011, 67, 2, pp 101-104
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Vast presence and diversity of viruses is the driving force in the evolution of higher organisms. The bulk of nature's genetic information resides in viral genomes. Viruses are the most creative genetic entities. Forterre believes that viruses were immediate agents in evolution of RNA based life...

Author(s)
Larski, Z.
Publisher
Polskiego Towarzystwa Nauk Weterynaryjnych, Lublin, Poland
Citation
Medycyna Weterynaryjna, 2007, 63, 7, pp 755-757

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