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This work aims to explore the feasibility of using type D botulinum toxin as a novel, environmentally friendly biological rodenticide for the population control of rodents in plateau pastoral area. The toxin is subjected to toxin component, DNA sequencing, and bioinformatic analyses. The lethal...

Author(s)
Shengqing Li; Xiyun Zhang; Shengcai Liu; Guoyuan Hu; Yuxia Fan; Huaixin Liu; Tingting Wang; Yanming Zhang
Publisher
Zoological Society of Pakistan, Lahore, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Zoology, 2021, 53, 4, pp 1449-1457
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Background: Megaesophagus (ME) carries a poor long-term prognosis in dogs. In people, lower esophageal sphincter (LES) achalasia is a rare cause of ME that may respond to targeted intervention. Dogs with lower esophageal sphincter achalasia-like syndrome (LES-AS) have been described recently,...

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Grobman, M. E.; Hutcheson, K. D.; Lever, T. E.; Mann, F. A.; Reinero, C. R.
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 2019, 33, 3, pp 1423-1433
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Background: Recently, intra-articular botulinum toxin A (IA BoNT A) has been shown to reduce joint pain in osteoarthritic dogs. Similar results have been reported in human patients with arthritis. However, the mechanism of the antinociceptive action of IA BoNT A is currently not known. The aim of...

Author(s)
Heikkilä, H. M.; Hielm-Björkman, A. K.; Innes, J. F.; Laitinen-Vapaavuori, O. M.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Veterinary Research, 2017, 13, 74, pp (21 March 2017)
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Author(s)
Tavernier, L.
Publisher
Point Veterinaire Italie s.r.l., Milan, Italy
Citation
Settimana Veterinaria, 2022, 1219, pp 44-45
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The botulism is an intoxication caused by bacillus Clostridium botulinum, this toxin is often found ground. There are eight types of toxins (A to H), where the toxin type C is the one that most affects the canines. The intoxication is caused by food or decaying carcasses. Its occurrence is rare in...

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Gonçalves, S. R. F.; Neves, A. K. da R.; Silva, T. P. R.; Oliveira, A. A. da F.
Publisher
Universidade Federal Rural de Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil
Citation
Medicina Veterinária (Brasil), 2019, 13, 3, pp 325-328
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Botulism, described the first time in the nineteenth century, it is the causative agent Clostridium botulinum, bacillus gram positive anaerobic mandatory, endospores maker, found in soil and in many freshwater sediments. It is a neuroparalytic affection being described seven neurotoxins (A to G),...

Author(s)
Silveira, E. da; Marques, S. M. T.
Publisher
Pubvet, Maringá, Brazil
Citation
PUBVET, 2016, 10, 10, pp 754-758
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The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of the intra-articular (IA) injection of botulinum toxin type A (BoNT/A) to the management of chronic pain in dogs. In a randomized, controlled, double-blinded study sixteen dogs with osteoarthritis secondary to hip dysplasia were...

Author(s)
Nicácio, G. M.; Luna, S. P. L.; Cavaleti, P.; Cassu, R. N.
Publisher
Japanese Society of Veterinary Science, Tokyo, Japan
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Medical Science, 2019, 81, 3, pp 411-417
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A 13 mo old spayed female mixed-breed dog presented in a nonambulatory state that was attributed to severe myoclonus secondary to distemper. The authors hypothesized that mitigating the myoclonus would help the dog become ambulatory and expedite convalescence. They injected the severely affected...

Author(s)
Schubert, T.; Clemmons, R.; Miles, S.; Draper, W.
Publisher
American Animal Hospital Association, Denver, USA
Citation
Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association, 2013, 49, 2, pp 122-127
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The significance of contributions in volumes 11-46 (1983 to 2018) of Alternatives to Laboratory Animals in relation to the reduction, refinement and replacement of animal experimentation in biomedical research and testing is reviewed and discussed by the journal's former editor-in-chief, with...

Author(s)
Balls, M.
Publisher
Fund for the Replacement of Animals in Medical Experiments, Nottingham, UK
Citation
ATLA, Alternatives to Laboratory Animals, 2022, 50, 1, pp 10-26
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Botulism is a poisoning caused by ingestion of potent toxins of Clostridium botulinum, causing upward flaccid quadriplegia in dogs. There are seven types of botulism: A, B, C (α, β), D, E, F and G, with the predominance of C and D in animals, attributed to the ingestion of raw or decaying meat....

Author(s)
Moura, J. B.; Milken, V. M. F.; Duarte, D. G.; Assis, R.; Queiroz, R. W.; Moreira, M. B.; Vieira, D. da S.; Costa, M. M. da
Publisher
Editora Guará, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Clínica Veterinária, 2014, 19, 108, pp 46-51

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