Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

51st Student Scientific Conference, The University of Veterinary Medicine, The Slovak Republic, 23 April 2008.

Abstract

This proceedings contains four sections: preclinical, clinical, hygiene of food and the environment and postgraduate scientific papers. Topics discussed are: diagnosis of respiratory pathogens and mycoses; chromosomal damage after exposure to tolyfluanid; effect of IGF-1 on lymphocytes; parasitic epidemiology of horses; polychlorinated biphenyl substances in freshwater fishes; joint diseases in horses; poison apparatus in snakes; morphology of blood Protozoa; vaccination potency; sex differentiation in chewing lice of farmed pheasants; neosporosis seroprevalence in sheep and goats; immunomodulation in fowls; disease transmission of Trichinella; intraspecies variability of Fascioloides magna; genotyping Staphylococcus aureus; probiotics in dogs; and prevalence of mycoses and parasites in raptors from Slovakia.