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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

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
AbstractFull Text

Lumpy skin disease (LSD), which belongs to the Capripoxvirus genus, is an infection that has caused serious economic losses in the leather industry. The first reported outbreak of LSD occurred in Africa, 1929. Shortly thereafter, it spread to Asia, Europe, and the Middle East. The virus produces...

Author(s)
Tİmurkan, M. Ö.; Özkaraca, M.; Aydın, H.; Sağlam, Y. S.
Publisher
Faculty of Agriculture, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Anambra, Nigeria
Citation
International Journal of Veterinary Science, 2016, 5, 1, pp 44-47
AbstractFull Text

Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) is an acute epidemic that spreads rapidly among cattle and pigs. In 2014, in Korea, despite enforced vaccination, the type O Southeast Asia (SEA) topotype viruses (Mya-98 lineage) infected mainly cattle and pigs simultaneously, thereby causing enormous damage. If a...

Author(s)
Jo HyeEun; Ko MiKyeong; Choi JooHyung; Shin SungHo; Jo HyunDong; You SuHwa; Lee MinJa; Kim SuMi; Kim ByoungHan; Park JongHyeon
Publisher
Korean Society of Veterinary Science, Seoul, Korea Republic
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Science, 2019, 20, 4, pp e42
Abstract

Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) is a highly infectious disease of sheep and goats that is caused by PPR virus, a member of the genus Morbillivirus that includes the viruses that cause rinderpest (RP) in cattle. RP was the first animal disease to be globally eradicated in 2011 and is only the...

Author(s)
Mariner, J. C.; Jones, B. A.; Rich, K. M.; Thevasagayam, S.; Anderson, J.; Jeggo, M.; Cai Yi; Peters, A. R.; Roeder, P. L.
Publisher
American Association of Immunologists, Bethesda, USA
Citation
Journal of Immunology, 2016, 196, 9, pp 3499-3506
Abstract

Background: Brucellosis is a common and chronic disease of cattle and other bovids that often causes reproductive disorders. Natural infection in cattle is caused by Brucella abortus and transmission typically occurs during abortions, calving, or nursing. Brucellosis is also a major zoonotic...

Author(s)
Garofolo, G.; Giannatale, E. di; Platone, I.; Zilli, K.; Sacchini, L.; Abass, A.; Ancora, M.; Cammà, C.; Donato, G. di; Massis, F. de; Calistri, P.; Drees, K. P.; Foster, J. T.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Microbiology, 2017, 17, 28, pp (2 February 2017)
Abstract

Akabane virus is a Culicoides-borne orthobunyavirus that is teratogenic to the fetus of cattle and small ruminant species. Depending upon the stage of gestation at which infection occurs, and the length of gestation of the mammalian host, a range of congenital defects may be observed. The...

Author(s)
Kirkland, P. D.
Publisher
Office International des Épizooties, Paris, France
Citation
Revue Scientifique et Technique - Office International des Épizooties, 2015, 34, 2, pp 403-410
Abstract

Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) is a contagious viral animal disease affecting domestic and wild artiodactyls (cattle, pigs, goats, pigs, African buffaloes ...). This disease is widespread throughout the world and is endemic in parts of Asia, Africa, the Middle East and South America. It is more...

Author(s)
Relmy, A.; Romey, A.; Gorna, K.; Blaise-Boisseau, S.; Laloy, È.; Meenowa, D.; Samoisy, K.; Harena, R.; Ram, R.; Aboo, J.; Cardinale, É.; Sailleau, C.; Lecollinet, S.; Zientara, S.; Bakkali, K. L.
Publisher
Association pour l'Étude de l'Épidémiologie des Maladies Animales, Maisons-Alfort, France
Citation
Épidémiologie et Santé Animale, 2017, No.71, pp 117-127
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
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Peste des petits ruminants virus.

Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) is an acute and highly contagious viral disease characterized by pyrexia, mucopurulent ocular and nasal discharge, conjunctivitis, erosion of the mucosae of the respiratory tract, bronchopneumonia and severe dehydration caused by acute diarrhoea. After its first...

Author(s)
Shabbir, M. Z.; Munir, M.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644172)
Type
Book chapter

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