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With more horses remaining active longer in life, it is important to characterize changes that occur normally with aging, so that these can be differentiated from development of disease. The objective of the study was to test the hypotheses that geriatric horses have lower circulating...

Author(s)
Breuhaus, B. A.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, 2018, 68, pp 21-25
Abstract

Background: The chemiluminescence (CL) and immunofluorescence (IF) assays yield different results for basal adrenocorticotropin hormone concentrations [ACTH] in pony plasma. It is unclear whether this difference also occurs in basal samples from horses or samples from ponies following...

Author(s)
McGilvray, T. A.; Knowles, E. J.; Harris, P. A.; Menzies-Gow, N. J.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Equine Veterinary Journal, 2020, 52, 5, pp 709-714
Abstract

Background: Heterophilic antibodies in serum and plasma can interfere with mammalian antibodies in immunoassays and result in false test results, usually false positive. Although studies screening for heterophilic antibodies as well as elimination studies have been conducted in dogs and cats,...

Author(s)
Dong Bo; Bergman, D.; Holst, B. S.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica, 2021, 63, 10, pp (12 March 2021)
Abstract

Similarly to aged humans, senior horses (≥20 years) exhibit chronic low-grade inflammation systemically, known as inflamm-aging. Inflamm-aging in the senior horse has been characterized by increased circulating inflammatory cytokines as well as increased inflammatory cytokine production by...

Author(s)
Siard-Altman, M. H.; Harris, P. A.; Moffett-Krotky, A. D.; Ireland, J. L.; Betancourt, A.; Barker, V. D.; McMurry, K. E.; Reedy, S. E.; Adams, A. A.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology, 2020, 221,
Abstract

Background: Trigeminal-mediated headshaking results from a low threshold for firing of the trigeminal nerve. A seasonal component has been implicated in onset of clinical signs, which occur during the spring and summer months. Geldings are overrepresented in the affected population and hormonal...

Author(s)
Sheldon, S. A.; Aleman, M.; Costa, L. R. R.; Santoyo, A. C.; Weich, K. M.; Howey, Q.; Madigan, J. E.
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 2019, 33, 2, pp 885-888
Abstract

Background: Determination of plasma adrenocotrophic hormone (ACTH) concentration (endogenous or thyrotropin-releasing hormone [TRH] stimulation test) is the most commonly used diagnostic test for pituitary pars intermedia dysfunction (PPID) in horses. Because ACTH is unstable, samples often are...

Author(s)
Hu Ke; Stewart, A. J.; Yuen, K. Y.; Hinrichsen, S.; Dryburgh, E. L.; Bertin, F. R.
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 2020, 34, 3, pp 1350-1356
Abstract

Oxytocin (OXT) and vasopressin (AVP) have been associated with social interaction and affiliative behavior in animals. Additionally, AVP is known to affect socially aggressive behavior. In addition, serotonin has an association with aggressive behaviors. The objectives of this study were (1) to...

Author(s)
Lee Geumhui; Yoon MinJung
Publisher
Elsevier Inc, New York, USA
Citation
Domestic Animal Endocrinology, 2021, 74,
Abstract

An instance of hormone assay method flaw is reported. In this journal Chronobiology International, two papers appeared in which an ELISA method for human serum or plasma was utilized for blood serum of horse and sheep, respectively. From our testing, it is resulted that such method does not work at ...

Author(s)
Todini, L.; Malfatti, A.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Chronobiology International, 2021, 38, 8, pp 1087-1088
Abstract

Horse practitioners have difficulties with undesirable behaviors exhibited by their horses (Equus caballus), such as cribbing, weaving, or head shaking. It has been suggested that most of behavioral disorders originate from the animals' attempt to cope with a suboptimal environment. To evaluate...

Author(s)
Arena, I.; Marliani, G.; Sabioni, S.; Gabai, G.; Bucci, D.; Accorsi, P. A.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research, 2021, 41, pp 82-90
Abstract

Season may be considered as a factor that affects the equine endocrine profile. Hence, from January to November 2015, 27 clinically healthy adult Darehshori racehorses were selected. Thirteen of them were stallions and the others were mares. Ten of them were more than 10 years old and 17 horses...

Author(s)
Chalmeh, A.; Pourjafar, M.; Badiei, K.; Sebdani, M. M.; Sadeghpour, A.; Sheikhi, H.; Khezri, A.
Publisher
TÜBİTAK, Ankara, Turkey
Citation
Turkish Journal of Veterinary & Animal Sciences, 2018, 42, 6, pp 521-532

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