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Brucellosis is a serious zoonotic disease affecting man and domestic mammals, mainly cows, small ruminants, pigs, dogs and camels. It is considered a major public health problem, particularly in developing countries of Africa and Asia. This article reviews the importance of Brucellosis as a public...

Author(s)
Heine, C.
Publisher
Terra-Verlag GmbH, Konstanz, Germany
Citation
Tierärztliche Umschau, 2015, 70, 6, pp 213-216
Abstract

Ghee is a clarified butter from cow or buffalo and is the most common milk product in Asia subcontinent. Ghee is widely used in most of the South Asia especially in the North area of Pakistan for cooking and frying of foods. However, thermal oxidation of ghee and its effect on lipid profile,...

Author(s)
Islam Uddin; Said Nawab; Sultan Ahmad; Iftikharul Haq; Meftah Uddin; Ghulam Nabi
Publisher
IDOSI Publications, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Citation
American-Eurasian Journal of Toxicological Sciences (AEJTS), 2015, 7, 2, pp 88-94
AbstractFull Text

The two forms of livestock, identified as taurine and zebu, are basically differentiated from each other by the absence and presence of hump. Fetuses with a few weeks already have hump. Cattle are now represented by about 800 races, a world population of 1.4 billion animals. Around 480 are in...

Author(s)
Jorge, W.
Publisher
Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Brazil
Citation
Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2013, 20, 2, pp 217-237
Abstract

Background: Escherichia coli O157 (EcO157) infection has been recognized as an important global public health concern. But information on the prevalence of EcO157 in cattle at the global and at the wider geographical levels is limited, if not absent. This is the first meta-analysis to investigate...

Author(s)
Islam, M. Z.; Musekiwa, A.; Kamrul Islam; Shahana Ahmed; Sharmin Chowdhury; Abdul Ahad; Biswas, P. K.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2014, 9, 4, pp e93299
Abstract

Background: Members of the Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) cause disease in both human and animals. Their ubiquitous nature makes them both successful microbes and difficult to source track. The precise characterization of MAC species is a fundamental step in epidemiological studies and...

Author(s)
Muwonge, A.; Oloya, J.; Kankya, C.; Nielsen, S.; Godfroid, J.; Skjerve, E.; Djønne, B.; Johansen, T. B.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Infection, Genetics and Evolution, 2014, 21, pp 184-191
AbstractFull Text

Foot and mouth disease is a severe, highly contagious disease of cloven-hoofed animals. In this study, 1042 samples were collected from 423 clinically diseased, cross bred cattle of different ages in Behira and Sharkia governorates, Egypt; 136 samples were collected from cattle during June, 2011...

Author(s)
Salam, H. M.; Mahmoud, A. A.; Khadr, A. M.; Salem, S. A.; Elshemey, T. M.; Abdelrahman, A. H.; Mahmoud, M. A.
Publisher
International Journal of Agriculture Innovations and Research, Bhopal, India
Citation
International Journal of Agriculture Innovations and Research, 2015, 3, 4, pp 1023-1038
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Indigenous livestock resources in a changing climate: Indian perspective.

Biological diversity, the variability of life on earth, exists in the form of different species and breeds within the animal kingdom. This diversity is created in the process of molecular/biochemical/metabolic reactions, and acts as a critical measure of adaptation in changing climatic conditions....

Author(s)
Ahlawat, S. P. S.; Pushpendra Kumar; Kush Shrivastava; Sahoo, N. R.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644325)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Gastrointestinal nematode (GIN) parasites are one of the most production-limiting infections of pasture-based dairy cattle in Australasia. Intensification of dairy production systems in both countries has meant that farmers have come to rely heavily on anthelmintic drenches to control GIN...

Author(s)
Sutherland, I. A.; Bullen, S. L.
Publisher
CSIRO, Collingwood, Australia
Citation
Animal Production Science, 2015, 55, 7, pp 916-921
Abstract

Epizootic hemorrhagic disease virus (EHDV), a member of the genus Orbivirus not reported previously in Israel, was isolated from Israeli cattle during a 'bluetongue-like' disease outbreak in 2006. To ascertain the origin of this new virus, three isolates from the outbreak were fully sequenced and...

Author(s)
Wilson, W. C.; Ruder, M. G.; Klement, E.; Jasperson, D. C.; Yadin, H.; Stallknecht, D. E.; Mead, D. G.; Howerth, E.
Publisher
Society for General Microbiology, London, UK
Citation
Journal of General Virology, 2015, 96, 6, pp 1400-1410
Abstract

Epizootic haemorrhagic disease (EHD) is an arthropod-transmitted viral disease of certain wild ungulates, notably North American white-tailed deer and, more rarely, cattle. The disease in white-tailed deer results from vascular injury analogous to that caused by bluetongue virus (BTV), to which EHD ...

Author(s)
Maclachlan, N. J.; Zientara, S.; Savini, G.; Daniels, P. W.
Publisher
Office International des Épizooties, Paris, France
Citation
Revue Scientifique et Technique - Office International des Épizooties, 2015, 34, 2, pp 341-351

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