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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
Abstract

Objectives: In the Netherlands there is an ongoing debate regarding environmental health risks of livestock farming for neighbouring residents. This explorative study aims to determine the prevalence of carriage of extended-spectrum β-lactamase and/or plasmid-mediated AmpC-producing...

Author(s)
Wielders, C. C. H.; Hoek, A. H. A. M. van; Hengeveld, P. D.; Veenman, C.; Dierikx, C. M.; Zomer, T. P.; Smit, L. A. M.; Hoek, W. van der; Heederik, D. J.; Greeff, S. C. de; Maassen, C. B. M.; Duijkeren, E. van
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Clinical Microbiology and Infection, 2017, 23, 2, pp 120.e1-120.e8
Abstract

Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) is considered to be one of the most serious diseases of domestic small ruminants in Africa, the Middle East and Asia. On request of their Member Countries, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations ...

Author(s)
Domenech, J.
Publisher
Office International des Épizooties, Paris, France
Citation
Proceedings of the OIE Global Conference on Biological Threat Reduction: building cooperation for efficient health and security systems worldwide. Paris, France, 30 June-2 July 2015, 2017, pp 81-87
Abstract

A review on the aetiology, history, clinical aspects, diagnosis, distribution, prevalence, transmission, prevention and control of brucellosis in man and animals was presented.

Author(s)
Petrović, M.; Cvetnić, Ž.
Publisher
IOP Publishing Ltd, Bristol, UK
Citation
59th International Meat Industry Conference MEATCON2017, 1 - 4 October 2017, Zlatibor, Serbia, 2017, pp 012019
Abstract

Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV) is the most frequent cause of mosquito-borne encephalitis in Asian countries. Several culicine species are potential vectors. The primary JEV vectors feed mainly on cows (a dead-end host for JEV), pigs (an amplifying host), and, occasionally, humans (a dead-end...

Author(s)
Tuno, N.; Tsuda, Y.; Takagi, M.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Cary, USA
Citation
Journal of Medical Entomology, 2017, 54, 1, pp 8-13
Abstract

Purpose - Pricing densities implied from options on live cattle futures show a persistent and negative skew. The purpose is to examine whether the skew can be explained, in part, by peso-type problems. Design/methodology/approach - Two announcements of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) provide ...

Author(s)
Thomsen, M.; McKenzie, A. M.; Power, G. J.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing Ltd, Bingley, UK
Citation
Agricultural Finance Review, 2013, 73, 3, pp 526-538
AbstractFull Text

Extinct aurochs (Bos primigenius), accepted as the ancestor of domestic cattle, was one of the largest wild animals inhabiting Europe, Asia and North Africa. The gradual process of aurochs extinction finished in Poland in 1627, were the last recorded aurochs, a female, died. Some aspects of cattle...

Author(s)
Zeyland, J.; Wolko, Ł.; Bocianowski, J.; Szalata, M.; Słomski, R.; Dzieduszycki, A. M.; Ryba, M.; Przystałowska, H.; Lipiński, D.
Publisher
Polish Academy of Sciences, Committee of Veterinary Sciences, Olsztyn-Kortowo II, Poland
Citation
Polish Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 2013, 16, 2, pp 265-273

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