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Abstract

Cattle have been invaluable for the transition of human society from nomadic hunter-gatherers to sedentary farming communities throughout much of Europe, Asia and Africa since the earliest domestication of cattle more than 10,000 years ago. Although current understanding of relationships among...

Author(s)
Pitt, D.; Sevane, N.; Nicolazzi, E. L.; MacHugh, D. E.; Park, S. D. E.; Colli, L.; Martinez, R.; Bruford, M. W.; Orozco-TerWengel, P.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Evolutionary Applications, 2019, 12, 1, pp 123-136
Abstract

Indigenous cattle breeds in northern Eurasia have adapted to harsh climate conditions. The local breeds are important genetic resources with cultural and historical heritages, and therefore, their preservation and genetic characterization are important. In this study, we profiled the whole-blood...

Author(s)
Pokharel, K.; Weldenegodguad, M.; Popov, R.; Honkatukia, M.; Huuki, H.; Lindeberg, H.; Peippo, J.; Reilas, T.; Zarovnyaev, S.; Kantanen, J.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Animal Genetics, 2019, 50, 3, pp 217-227
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The development of the world's cattle production systems.

This chapter discussed the history of cattle production starting from the prehistoric period which may date back about 40 million years ago when ruminants first appeared and at 25 million years ago when savannahs and grasslands of the world developed. Then to its domestication dating as early as 8...

Author(s)
Phillips, C. J. C.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392701)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

In 2011, a new Influenza virus, influenza D virus (IDV), was isolated from pigs in the United States. Since then, IDV has been detected in cattle, small ruminants, swine, camelids and equines in America, Europe, Asia and Africa. This new virus thus seems to have a broad spectrum of hosts and...

Author(s)
Oliva, J.; Salem, E.; Meyer, G.; Ducatez, M.
Publisher
Newsmed, Paris, France
Citation
Point Vétérinaire, 2018, 49, 385 part 2, pp 52-55
Abstract

Data from affected lumpy skin disease (LSD) locations between July 2012 and September 2018 in the Balkans, Caucasus, and Middle East were retrieved from FAO's Global Animal Disease Information System (EMPRES-i) from the European Commission's Animal Disease Notification System (ADNS) and completed...

Author(s)
Allepuz, A.; Casal, J.; Beltrán-Alcrudo, D.
Publisher
Wiley, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 2019, 66, 2, pp 813-822
Abstract

Rinderpest, the most dreaded disease of cattle, Originated as far back as the domestication of cattle, occurring in Asia more than 10,000 years ago. It has been the main preoccupation of Veterinary Service activities for many centuries and was the major motivation for establishing the first...

Author(s)
Tounkara, K.; Nwankpa, N.; Bodjo, S. C.
Publisher
Office International des Épizooties, Paris, France
Citation
Revue Scientifique et Technique - Office International des Épizooties, 2017, 36, 2, pp 569-578
Abstract

Tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) is the most important tick-transmitted human viral disease in Europe and Asia with up to 10 000 human cases annually. The etiologic agents of TBE are the three subtypes of tick-borne encephalitis virus (TBEV), a member of the genus Flavivirus in the family ...

Author(s)
Dobler, G.
Publisher
CSIRO, Collingwood, Australia
Citation
Microbiology Australia, 2018, 39, 4, pp 191-194
Abstract

Besnoitia besnoiti is the causative agent of bovine besnoitiosis. B. besnoiti infections lead to reduced fertility and productivity in cattle causing high economic losses, not only in Europe, but also in Asia and Africa. Mild to severe clinical signs, such as anasarca, oedema, orchitis,...

Author(s)
Cervantes-Valencia, M. E.; Hermosilla, C.; Alcalá-Canto, Y.; Tapia, G.; Taubert, A.; Silva, L. M. R.
Publisher
Frontiers Media S.A., Lausanne, Switzerland
Citation
Frontiers in Veterinary Science, 2019, 6, January, pp 333
Abstract

Lumpy skin disease virus (LSDV) is an infectious disease of cattle transmitted by arthropod vectors which results in substantial economic losses due to impact on production efficiency and profitability, and represents an emerging threat to international trade of livestock products and live animals. ...

Author(s)
Machado, G.; Korennoy, F.; Alvarez, J.; Picasso-Risso, C.; Perez, A.; VanderWaal, K.
Publisher
Wiley, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 2019, 66, 5, pp 2045-2057
Abstract

Background: Cattle domestication started in the 9th millennium BC in Southwest Asia. Domesticated cattle were then introduced into Europe during the Neolithic transition. However, the scarcity of palaeogenetic data from the first European domesticated cattle still inhibits the accurate...

Author(s)
Scheu, A.; Powell, A.; Bollongino, R.; Vigne, J. D.; Tresset, A.; Çakırlar, C.; Benecke, N.; Burger, J.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Genetics, 2015, 16, 54, pp (28 May 2015)

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