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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
Abstract

Epizootic haemorrhagic disease virus (EHDV) is an insect-transmitted pathogen which causes high mortality in deer populations and may also cause high morbidity in cattle. EHDV belongs to the Orbivirus genus and is closely related to the prototype Bluetongue virus (BTV). To date seven distinct...

Author(s)
Alshaikhahmed, K.; Roy, P.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Vaccine, 2016, 34, 8, pp 1103-1108
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
Abstract

Animal diseases and zoonoses abound among pastoralist livestock, which is composed of cattle, sheep, goats, yak, camels, llamas, reindeer, horses and donkeys. There is endemic and, periodically, epidemic transmission of highly contagious viral and bacterial diseases in Africa, Asia and Latin...

Author(s)
Zinsstag, J.; Abakar, M. F.; Ibrahim, M.; Tschopp, R.; Crump, L.; Bonfoh, B.; Schelling, E.
Publisher
Office International des Épizooties, Paris, France
Citation
Revue Scientifique et Technique - Office International des Épizooties, 2016, 35, 2, pp 673-681
Abstract

Opisthorchiasis is a public health problem in South-East Asian countries and Eastern Europe. The infection implicates mainly two species of Opisthorchis, namely O. viverrini and O. felineus, that occur mostly in fish-eating mammals and humans, although there are rare reports of human cases...

Author(s)
Sahu, R.; Biswal, D. K.; Roy, B.; Tandon, V.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Journal of Helminthology, 2016, 90, 5, pp 607-614

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