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Rhipicephalus microplus, better known as the Asiatic cattle tick, is a largely invasive ectoparasite of great economic importance due to the negative effect it has on agricultural livestock on a global scale, particularly cattle. Tick-borne diseases (babesiosis and anaplasmosis) transmitted by R....

Author(s)
Baron, S.; Merwe, N. A. van der; Madder, M.; Maritz-Olivier, C.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2015, 10, 7, pp e0131341
Abstract

Diseases of intensively farmed animals are generally explained by environmental factors, some of them being frequently affected by zootechnical practices or by the development of pathogenic organisms favoured by host animal density. Such is the case of intensive fish farms, in which the density of...

Author(s)
Kinkelin-Pelletany, P. de; Michel, C.
Publisher
John Libbey Eurotext, Montrouge, France
Citation
Cahiers Agricultures, 2014, 23, 1, pp 47-52
Abstract

Infectious pathogens from wild animals have become increasingly important throughout the world in recent years, as they have had a substantial impact in livestock and human health. A large number of pathogens (61% of the 1415 currently identified human pathogens within 313 different genera) are...

Author(s)
Billinis, C.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Small Ruminant Research, 2013, 110, 2/3, pp 67-70
Abstract

Background: In December 2007, Babesia bovis was introduced to New Caledonia through the importation of cattle vaccinated with a live tick fever (babesiosis and anaplasmosis) vaccine. Medical measures, acaricide and antiprotozoal treatments, and quarantine restrictions were implemented with success...

Author(s)
Hüe, T.; Graille, M.; Mortelecque, A.; Desoutter, D.; Delathière, J. M.; Marchal, C.; Teurlai, M.; Barré, N.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Melbourne, Australia
Citation
Australian Veterinary Journal, 2013, 91, 6, pp 254-258
Abstract

The intracellular pathogen Anaplasma marginale (Rickettsiales: Anaplasmataceae), described by Sir Arnold Theiler in 1910, is endemic worldwide in tropical and subtropical areas. Infection of cattle with A. marginale causes bovine anaplasmosis, a mild to severe hemolytic disease that results in...

Author(s)
Kocan, K. M.; Fuente, J. de la; Blouin, E. F.; Coetzee, J. F.; Ewing, S. A.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2010, 167, 2/4, pp 95-107
Abstract

Progress in disease control and animal husbandry during the last 25 years is briefly reviewed. Tuberculosis was controlled by a wider use of diagnostic methods and slaughter of affected animals; satisfactory results are reported for the short thermal tuberculin test as a supplementary test in...

Author(s)
BULL, L. B.
Citation
Empire Journal of Experimental Agriculture, 1958, 26, pp 92-103
Abstract

After a report on progress made as a result of the 1936 Wing Meeting, papers upon 19 different subjects were read and discussed. Of these, the following are of veterinary interest.
ACHAR gave a review of JOHNE'S DISEASE in India and suggested that a systematic study of its incidence and spread...

Publisher
Simla: Govt. India Press.,
Citation
Imperial Council of Agricultural Research. Proceedings of the Third Meeting of the Animal Husbandry Wing of the Board of Agriculture and Animal Husbandry in India, Held at New Delhi from the 20th to the 23rd February 1939., 1940, pp ii + 307 pp.
Abstract

The second edition of Bordet's book on immunity has appeared after an interval of 20 years. Bordet has largely contributed to our conception of the subject and in this work there is revealed a breadth of outlook which is refreshing. The study of immunity is treated as the story of a conflict, for...

Author(s)
BORDET, J.
Publisher
Paris: Masson et Cie,
Citation
Traite de l'immunite dans les maladies infectieuses., 1939, 2nd Edit, pp v + 879 pp.
Abstract

In a paper which appeared in the Annales of the Pasteur Institute in 1924, the authors published the results of their first systematic investigations of the bovine piroplasmoses occurring in Algeria. The conclusion arrived at was that five types of disease occur, namely: -
(1) True piroplasmosis...

Author(s)
SERGENT, Edm. ; DONATIEN, A; PARROT, L. ; LESTOQUARD, F. ; PLANTUREUX, E.
Citation
Ann. Inst. Pasteur, 1927, 41, 7, pp 721-784 pp.
Abstract

The optimum method of transmission for a blood parasite is brought about when it is withdrawn from the blood by an insect and is reintroduced by it into suitable blood. Leaving aside the cases where the insect plays but a mechanical rôle in much the same manner as a syringe needle, cases of...

Author(s)
MESNIL, F.
Publisher
Societe de Pathologie Exotique, Paris, France
Citation
Bulletin de la Société de Pathologie Exotique, 1921, 14, 6, pp 310-315

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