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Haemorrhagic septicaemia (HS) is a major disease in cattle and buffaloes, caused by certain serotypes of Pasteurella multocida, mainly B and E serotypes. Frequent HS outbreak has a major impact in many Asian countries, including Malaysia, where farmers encounter economic loss due to low milk...

Author(s)
Rita, D. V.; Swee, K. C. W.; Shamini, C.; Kang, T. L.; Nurshamimi, N. R.; Hussin, A. R.; Nurul, K.; Salmah, I.
Publisher
Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Tropical Biomedicine, 2018, 35, 4, pp 1075-1086
Abstract

The importance of rainfed areas and animal agriculture on productivity enhancement and food security for economic rural growth in Asia is discussed in the context of opportunities for increasing potential contribution from them. The extent of the rainfed area of about 223 million hectares and the...

Author(s)
Devendra, C.
Publisher
Asian-Australasian Association of Animal Production Societies, Kyunggi-do, Korea Republic
Citation
Asian-Australasian Journal of Animal Sciences, 2012, 25, 1, pp 122-142
Abstract

The goat was the first animal to be domesticated by humankind. The global goat population currently stands at 921 million, of which over 90% are found in developing countries. Asia is home to about 60% of the total world goat population and has the largest goat breed share of 26%. Goats play a...

Author(s)
Abdullah, R.; Omar, M. A.; Makkar, H.; Otte, J.; Rajion, M. A.; Alimon, A. R.; Boo, L. J.; Kam, H. A.; Li, C. W.
Publisher
Universiti Putra Malaysia Press, UPM Serdang, Malaysia
Citation
Proceedings of the First Asia Dairy Goat Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 9-12 April, 2012, 2012, pp 241 pp.
Abstract

Schistosoma species have traditionally been arranged in groups based on egg morphology, geographical origins and the genus or family of snail intermediate host. One of these groups is the 'S. indicum group' comprising species from Asia that use pulmonate snails as intermediate hosts. Four members...

Author(s)
Agatsuma, T.; Iwagami, M.; Liu, C. X.; Rajapakse, R. P. V. J.; Mondal, M. M. H.; Kitikoon, V.; Ambu, S.; Agatsuma, Y.; Blair, D.; Higuchi, T.
Publisher
CAB International, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Journal of Helminthology, 2002, 76, 1, pp 7-19
Abstract

These proceedings started with 2 papers on a global review of foot and mouth disease status and issues including epidemiology of the diseases and vaccines for disease control. These were followed by 6 papers on the epidemiology of foot and mouth disease in Thailand, 5 papers on the control of foot...

Publisher
Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR), Canberra, Australia
Citation
Diagnosis and epidemiology of foot-and-mouth disease in Southeast Asia: Proceedings of an international workshop, Lampang, Thailand, September, 6-9, 1993., 1994, pp 209pp
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In a coastal village in northwest Malaysia, near the border of Penang and Perak, 3231 fed Anopheles females of 8-10 species were collected (in a cattle shed or in the vicinity of a cow-baited trap), marked with fluorescent dust, and released on 3 consecutive nights. In collections made on the 10...

Author(s)
Jaal, Z.; Macdonald, W. W.
Citation
Annals of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology, 1992, 86, 4, pp 419-424
Abstract

The serological cross reactivity between the Malaysian Theileria and the other benign Theileria species from Japan and Australia, which are referred to as T. buffeli and T. sergenti respectively, was examined. A total of 290 serum samples from cattle were collected from 9 states (25-38 samples from ...

Author(s)
Kawazu, S. I.; Chandrawathani, P.; Kamio, T.; Minami, T.; Rajamanickam, C.; Fujisaki, K.
Citation
JARQ, Japan Agricultural Research Quarterly, 1991, 24, 4, pp 315-318
Abstract

During June 1988-March 1989, a total of 24 collections of Culicoides was carried out at 5 localities in Peninsular Malaysia (a livestock training centre in Sungei Siput, Perak; a cattle breeding station in Ijok, Selangor; a goat breeding station in Jelebu, Negeri Sembilan; smallholder schemes in...

Author(s)
Cheah, T. S.; Rajamanickam, C.
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 1991, 23, 1, pp 63-65
Abstract

This paper reviews the role of producer cooperation in the dairy sectors in a number of Asian countries (India, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan and Philippines). Dairy cooperatives have been recognized as an important means of organizing the supply of agricultural ...

Author(s)
Uotila, M.; Dhanapala, S. B.
Citation
World Animal Review, 1994, No.79, pp 16-22
Abstract

One hundred and thirty two cattle, 107 goats, 106 sheep, 122 pigs and 48 chicken blood samples were collected from large-scale and smallholder farms in Malaysia, and tested for toxoplasmosis by IHAT. Seventy of the 515 sera tested were seropositive for T. gondii at 1:64 screening dilution. The...

Author(s)
Rajamanickam, C.; Cheah, T. S.; Paramasvaran, S.
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 1990, 22, 1, pp 61-62

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