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Livestock-wildlife interactions promote the transmission of a wide range of infectious diseases that constraint livestock production. We used a participatory appraisal approach to find out and rank infectious diseases of concern to pastoralists in a zone of intense wildlife-livestock interaction...

Author(s)
Nthiwa, D.; Alonso, S.; Odongo, D.; Kenya, E.; Bett, B.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2019, 51, 5, pp 1097-1103
Abstract

While the African trypanosomes are among the best-studied parasites, almost everything we know about them is based on the brucei group, which includes the human-infective sleeping sickness parasites and the causative agent of the cattle plague nagana. The past decades have seen an ever-more...

Author(s)
Krüger, T.; Schuster, S.; Engstler, M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Trends in Parasitology, 2018, 34, 12, pp 1056-1067
Abstract

A study was carried out to determine the prevalence of haemoparasites in cattle in Cauvery delta region over a period of one year. A total of 228 giemsa stained blood smears were screened for the presence of haemoprotozoa, out of which 34 animals were found to be positive. An overall prevalence of...

Author(s)
Jayalakshmi, K.; Sasikala, M.; Veeraselvam, M.; Venkatesan, M.; Yogeshpriya, S.; Ramkumar, P. K.; Selvaraj, P.; Vijayasarathi, M. K.
Publisher
Springer, New Delhi, India
Citation
Journal of Parasitic Diseases, 2019, 43, 2, pp 308-312
Abstract

Background: Weighted Gene Co-expression Network analysis, a powerful technique used to extract co-expressed gene pattern from mRNA expression data, was constructed to infer common immune strategies used by cattle in response to five different bacterial species (Escherichia coli, Mycobacterium avium...

Author(s)
Beiki, H.; Pakdel, A.; Javaremi, A. N.; Masoudi-Nejad, A.; Reecy, J. M.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Immunology, 2018, 19, 2, pp (5 January 2018)
Abstract

Cases of hemolytic anemia in beef cattle in an extensive breeding system in Mato Grosso and Rondônia have been monitored since 2008. The affected animals presented weakness, pale or icteric mucosas, blackened urine, prostration and anorexia. The outcome of these cases often is death, principally if ...

Author(s)
Rondelli, L. A. S.; Becker, M.; Caldeira, F. H. B.; Ribeiro, M.; Furlan, F. H.; Colodel, E. M.; Pescador, C. A.; Antoniassi, N. A. B.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2018, 38, 8, pp 1475-1483
Abstract

Cattle disease can have severe negative impacts on the livelihoods of the poor, but still, animal disease management and outreach often remain suboptimal in low-income settings. In a study on Basongora pastoralists in Uganda, we examined local priorities, perceptions and practices regarding cattle...

Author(s)
Chenais, E.; Fischer, K.
Publisher
Frontiers Media S.A., Lausanne, Switzerland
Citation
Frontiers in Veterinary Science, 2018, 5, June, pp 119
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Disease and herd health management.

This chapter presents the disease affecting calves and adult cattle focusing on the aetiology, diagnosis, prevention and control of these diseases. Topics on herd health assurance schemes and notifiable cattle diseases and legislation concerning cattle health and disease were also included.

Author(s)
Phillips, C. J. C.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392701)
Type
Book chapter
AbstractFull Text

This paper reports on the presence of T. vivaxin a female bovine of a dairy herd in Parnaíba county, Piauí. The animal naturally infected by Trypanosoma vivax, was a three-year-old cow from a dairy farm in the Parnaíba county, located in the north of Piauí state. The farm had a herd with 62.20% of...

Author(s)
Lopes, S. T. P.; Prado, B. da S.; Martins, G. H. C.; Beserra, H. E. A.; Sousa Filho, M. A. C. de; Evangelista, L. S. de M.; Cardoso, J. de F. S.; Mineiro, A. L. B. B.; Souza, J. A. T. de
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Faculdade de Veterinária, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Citation
Acta Scientiae Veterinariae, 2018, 46, Supplement, pp 287
AbstractFull Text

Bovine haemoparasites are cosmopolitan in distribution and are known to cause substantial losses to the cattle industry. In spite of their economic importance, there remains a dearth of information on their molecular epidemiology in many parts of the world including Malaysia. To ascertain the...

Author(s)
Ola-Fadunsin, S. D.; Maizatul, A. M.; Ibrahim, A. R.; Amlizawathy, A.; Chandrawathani, P.; Jesse, F. F. A.; Sani, R. A.; Sharma, R. S. K.
Publisher
Department Of Veterinary Services, Malaysia, Putrajaya, Malaysia
Citation
Malaysian Journal of Veterinary Research, 2017, 8, 2, pp 13-22
Abstract

Some bovine hemotropic infections are associated with decreased reproductive potential in bulls, but the underlying mechanisms involved are poorly understood. The main objective of this transversal study was to determine Anaplasma marginale, Babesia spp., and Trypanosoma vivax infections in...

Author(s)
Camejo, M. I.; Aso, P. M.; Gonzatti, M. I.; Pérez-Rojas, Y.
Publisher
Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad del Zulia, Maracaibo, Venezuela
Citation
Revista Cientifica, Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad del Zulia, 2016, 26, 1, pp 13-19

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