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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)
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
Abstract

A meta-analysis was performed to derive prevalence estimates for Brucella spp., Mycobacterium spp. and Trypanosoma spp. in cattle in Tanzania using data derived from a systematic review of zoonotic hazards in cattle production systems. Articles published before 2012 reporting prevalence and...

Author(s)
Alonso, S.; Dohoo, I.; Lindahl, J.; Verdugo, C.; Akuku, I.; Grace, D.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Animal Health Research Reviews, 2016, 17, 1, pp 16-27
Abstract

Despite current efforts and political will in Rwanda, livestock sector is facing serious limiting factors to this increase among others animal feeding (quantity and quality), genetic improvement and TADs and zoonoses control and management. A ranking of animal diseases is important in order to...

Author(s)
Mwenedata, J. C.; Kinani, J. F.; Kabeja, A.; Mapendo, I. G. I.; Kanyandekwe, C.; Rutagwenda, T.; Olaho-Mukani, W.; Muruiki, S.; Abdulaziz, M. A. R.; Wesonga, T. W.; Baboucarr, J.
Publisher
Inter-African Bureau for Animal Resources, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Bulletin of Animal Health and Production in Africa, 2018, 66, 2, pp 387-394
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Genetics of disease resistance.

This chapter discusses the genetics of disease resistance in cattle. Focus is given on the genetic aspects of resistance traits for the most significant cattle diseases (brucellosis, dermatophilosis, helminthiasis, keratoconjunctivitis (IBK), leukosis (BL), mastitis, paratuberculosis (Johne's...

Author(s)
Ruvinsky, A.; Teale, A.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642215)
Type
Book chapter
AbstractFull Text

This proceedings is comprised of 27 papers covering animal production, feeding and economics, avian diseases, drug therapy and drug resistance, animal diseases and epidemiology and genetics. Most of the papers focused on infectious diseases of animals, use of drugs for controlling them and their...

Publisher
Massive Conferences and Trade Fairs, Cairo, Egypt
Citation
Proceedings of the 6th Scientific Conference of Animal Wealth Research in the Middle East and North Africa, Hurghada, Egypt, 27-30 September 2013, 2013, pp 381 pp.
Abstract

This second volume of World Animal Health 2012 (which comes in two volumes) presents a synthesis of animal health information from OIE Members as well as from non-OIE member countries (in total 169 countries/territories were included in this 2012 version). It provides a unique tool for all those...

Publisher
OIE (World Organisation for Animal Health), Paris, France
Citation
World Animal Health - 2012. Volume 2, 2013, pp 1090 pp.
Abstract

Diseases of the nervous system of cattle in the semiarid region of northeastern Brazil were evaluated by a retrospective study of 411 cattle necropsies performed in the Veterinary Hospital of the Federal University of Campina Grande, Patos, Paraíba, from January 2000 to December 2008. Of the 411...

Author(s)
Galiza, G. J. N.; Silva, M. L. C. R.; Dantas, A. F. M.; Simões, S. V. D.; Riet-Correa, F.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2010, 30, 3, pp 267-276
AbstractFull Text

In 2011, 42 Member States (MS) of the African Union (AU) submitted their disease reports to the Interafrican Bureau for Animal Resources of African Union (AU-IBAR). The number of countries that reported their disease situation to AU-IBAR has decreased by 11.68% from 49 (92.45%) in 2010 to 42...

Publisher
African Union Inter-African Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR), Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Pan African Animal Health Yearbook, 2011, 2011, pp xiii + 90 pp.
AbstractFull Text

The concept of comparative medicine is not new; however the onset of the 21st century has seen an increased profile in the execution of its principles, known today in a wider context as "One Health". The appearance over the past decade of emerging zoonoses such as Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza, ...

Author(s)
Okello, A. L.; Welburn, S. C.
Publisher
Commonwealth Veterinary Association, Bangalore, India
Citation
Journal of Commonwealth Veterinary Association, 2011, 27, 2, pp 21-27

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