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Although Trypanosoma theileri and allied trypanosomes are the most widespread trypanosomes in bovids little is known about proteolytic enzymes in these species. We have characterized genes encoding for cathepsin L-like (CATL) cysteine proteases from isolates of cattle, water buffalo and deer that...

Rodrigues, A. C.; Garcia, H. A.; Ortiz, P. A.; Cortez, A. P.; Martinkovic, F.; Paiva, F.; Batista, J. S.; Minervino, A. H.; Campaner, M.; Pral, E. M.; Alfieri, S. C.; Teixeira, M. M. G.
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Parasitology International, 2010, 59, 3, pp 318-325
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With its over all theme on Animal hygiene and sustainable livestock production, this third volume presents papers submitted at the Proceedings of the 15th International Congress of the International Society for Animal Hygiene, held in Vienna, Austria, on 3-7 July 2011. The Congress aims at giving...

Köfer, J.; Schobesberger, H.
Tribun EU, Brno, Czech Republic
Animal hygiene and sustainable livestock production. Proceedings of the XVth International Congress of the International Society for Animal Hygiene, Vienna, Austria, 3-7 July 2011, Volume 3, 2011, pp 1021-1451

This paper analyses the state of beef and veal world production, by continents and by countries. It is established that the beef and veal world production has been constantly increasing. It amounted to 52 146 000 tonnes in 1991, and 57 170 000 tonnes in 2000. Observing by continents, the highest...

Radovanović, R.; Stamenković, T.
Institute of Meat Hygiene and Technology, Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
Tehnologija Mesa, 2004, 45, 1/2, pp 55-61
Cover for Bos taurus (cattle)

Feral cattle can be distinguished from domestic stock only by their location and lack of ear marks or tags. Their size and conformation vary greatly...

Cover for Montbéliard cattle

Montbéliard cattle are a dual-purpose Bos taurus breed, derived from the Swiss Simmental. The breeding programme originated in the Montbéliard region...

Cover for Simmental cattle

[This summary was compiled using the following sources: American Simmental Association website; Bradley and Cunningham, 1999; Gillespie, 1995; Mason,...

Cover for Holstein cattle

The Holstein breed has its origins in the USA where it was developed from the late 1800s onwards. This Bos taurus breed was developed from the Dutch...


The Blonde d’Aquitaine (Bos taurus) cattle breed originated in 1961 in the southwest of France in the plains and hills of Garonne and the Pyrenees...

Cover for Mycoplasma bovis infections

Arguably the most important mycoplasma of animals because of the range of diseases and economic losses it causes, M. bovis was first isolated in...

Cover for Mannheimia haemolytica

(This section includes information from Confer (2009)).Mannheimia haemolytica is a Gram-negative, non-motile, small rod- and coccobacillus-shaped...

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