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Thirteen qualitative and six morphometric variables on a total of 651 adult cattle (76 oxen and 575 cows) from four purposively selected districts were recorded to characterize the cattle populations in and around the breeding tract of Raya cattle. General linear model, frequency, and multivariate...

Author(s)
Mustefa, A.; Belayhun, T.; Melak, A.; Hayelom, M.; Tadesse, D.; Hailu, A.; Assefa, A.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2021, 53, 48,
Abstract

Milkability is an important functional trait, which is directly related to milking costs and udder health. There are no milkability traits incorporated in the South African dairy cattle breeding objectives and genetic parameter estimates for these traits are not available in this population. The...

Author(s)
Tshilate, T. S.; Bhebhe, E.; Dube, B.; Rhode, C.; Mapholi, N. O.; Matika, O.; Banga, C. B.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2021, 53, 18,
Abstract

Milk oligosaccharides are of high interest due to their bioactive properties. This study is the first to characterise milk oligosaccharides from native North European cattle breeds, as represented by 80 milk samples collected from eight native breeds originated from Norway (Norwegian Doela cattle...

Author(s)
Sunds, A. V.; Bunyatratchata, A.; Robinson, R.; Glantz, M.; Paulsson, M.; Daiva Leskauskaite; Pihlanto, A.; Inglingstad, R.; Devold, T. G.; Vegarud, G. E.; Birgisdottir, B. E.; Gudjonsdottir, M.; Barile, D.; Larsen, L. B.; Poulsen, N. A.
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
International Dairy Journal, 2021, 114,
Abstract

This experiment was conducted to compare the differences of meat performance, nutritional quality and flavor substance in beef of different breeds cattle. Six head in each of 6-month-age healthy Simmental crossbred cattle, cattle-yaks and Xuanhan yellow cattle were selected, and the average body...

Author(s)
Wang YongJie; Wang ZhiSheng; Hu Rui; Peng QuanHui; Xue Bai; Wang LiZhi; Zou HuaWei; Sun BaoZhong; Li HaiPeng; Jiang XingDe; Shen HongBing; Ou Xin
Publisher
Chinese Association of Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine, Beijing, China
Citation
Chinese Journal of Animal Nutrition, 2019, 31, 8, pp 3621-3631
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Parasitic gastroenteritis in cattle.

This chapter discusses parasitic gastroenteritis as the focus of many important aspects of ruminant parasitology. Subject headings are: parasitic gastritis, ostertagiosis; pathology; hypobiosis; pathophysiology; pepsinogen; mucus biosynthesis; gastrin; lysozyme; host immune responses; parasitic...

Author(s)
Forbes, A. B.
ISBN
2021 CAB International (H ISBN 9781789245158)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

India is the world's largest milk producing country because of massive contribution made by cattle and buffaloes. In the present investigation, comprehensive comparative profiling of transcriptomic landscape of milk somatic cells of Sahiwal cattle and Murrah buffaloes was carried out. Genes with...

Author(s)
Sonika Ahlawat; Reena Arora; Upasna Sharma; Anju Sharma; Yashila Girdhar; Rekha Sharma; Ashish Kumar; Ramesh Kumar Vijh
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Gene, 2021, 764,
Abstract

Objective: As a kind of non-coding RNA, miRNA is widely involved in various life activities of the organism. This study was aimed to explore the differential expression profiles of miRNA in the heart tissues between Tibetan cattle and Xuanhan cattle, so as to provide the basic data for further...

Author(s)
Chen LuLu; Wang Hui; Wang JiKun; Wang JiaBo; Chai ZhiXin; Chen ZhiHua; Zhong JinCheng
Publisher
Scientia Agricultura Sinica, Beijing, China
Citation
Scientia Agricultura Sinica, 2020, 53, 8, pp 1677-1687
Abstract

Yunling cattle, a three-breed cross consisting of 1/2 Brahman cattle, 1/4 Murray Grey cattle and 1/4 Yunnan Yellow cattle, has advantage of rapid growth, good meat quality, enhanced tolerance towards a hot and humid climate, tick resistance and crude feed forbearance. Here, we investigated the...

Author(s)
Chen QiuMing; Shen JiaFei; Chen NingBo; Chen Hong; Lei ChuZhao; Zhan Jingxi; Qu KaiXing; Quratulain Hanif; Liu JianYong; Zhang JiCai; Huang BiZhi
Publisher
Wiley, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 2020, 137, 6, pp 641-650
Abstract

Lion predation on cattle causes severe human-wildlife conflict that results in retaliatory persecution throughout the lion's geographic range. Cattle closely resemble the body size, shape, and herding patterns of preferred lion prey species. We studied cattle depredation patterns in Botswana's...

Author(s)
Weise, F. J.; Tomeletso, M.; Stein, A. B.; Somers, M. J.; Hayward, M. W.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Animals, 2020, 10, 4,
Abstract

Icelandic cattle is believed to have been brought from Norway during the settlement of Iceland around AD 870-930. Previous research on genetic relationships has indicated that Icelandic cattle is most related to northern Nordic indigenous breeds. Using single nucleotide polymorphism genotype data...

Author(s)
Gautason, E.; Schönherz, A. A.; Sahana, G.; Guldbrandtsen, B.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Acta Agriculturæ Scandinavica. Section A, Animal Science, 2020, 69, 1/2, pp 25-38

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