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Besnoitia besnoiti is the causative agent of bovine besnoitiosis. B. besnoiti infections lead to reduced fertility and productivity in cattle causing high economic losses, not only in Europe, but also in Asia and Africa. Mild to severe clinical signs, such as anasarca, oedema, orchitis,...

Author(s)
Cervantes-Valencia, M. E.; Hermosilla, C.; Alcalá-Canto, Y.; Tapia, G.; Taubert, A.; Silva, L. M. R.
Publisher
Frontiers Media S.A., Lausanne, Switzerland
Citation
Frontiers in Veterinary Science, 2019, 6, January, pp 333
Abstract

A panel of 81 Asian, African and European cattle (Bos taurus and B. indicus) was analysed for the whole sequence of the CXCR4 gene (3844 bp), a strong candidate for cattle trypanotolerance. Thirty-one polymorphic sites identified gave 31 different haplotypes. Neutrality tests rejected the...

Author(s)
Álvarez, I.; Pérez-Pardal, L.; Traoré, A.; Fernández, I.; Goyache, F.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Infection, Genetics and Evolution, 2016, 42, pp 30-33
Abstract

Besnoitia besnoiti is a protozoan parasite known to cause important economic losses in the cattle industry in Africa, Asia and the Mediterranean area. In the last years, (re-) emergence of the parasite has been reported in France, Germany, Hungary and Italy with in some cases, establishment of an...

Author(s)
Vanhoudt, A.; Pardon, B.; Schutter, P. de; Bosseler, L.; Sarre, C.; Vercruysse, J.; Deprez, P.
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Ghent, Merelbeke, Belgium
Citation
Vlaams Diergeneeskundig Tijdschrift, 2015, 84, 4, pp 205-211
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

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
AbstractFull Text

Giardia duodenalis (syn. Giardia lamblia and Giardia intestinalis) is one of the most important intestinal parasites in humans and mammals worldwide. Six species of Giardia was accepted by most researchers on the basis of the morphology of trophozoites and cysts forms. To date, seven main...

Author(s)
Sorescu, I. D.; Morariu, S.; Colibar, O.; Oprescu, I.; Mederle, N.; Ilie, M. S.; Imre, M.; Dărăbuș, G.
Publisher
Facultatea de Medicină Veterinară, Timișoara, Romania
Citation
Lucrari Stiintifice - Universitatea de Stiinte Agricole a Banatului Timisoara, Medicina Veterinara, 2014, 47, 3, pp 103-111
Abstract

Trypanosomosis is the most important and serious pathogenic protozoal disease of camel caused by Trypanosoma species. Trypanosome evansi parasite has a wide range of distribution throughout tropical and subtropical regions of the world. Mostly, camels suffer from trypanosomosis caused by T. evansi...

Author(s)
Eyob, E.; Matios, L.
Publisher
Academic Journals, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Health, 2013, 5, 12, pp 334-343
Abstract

Like all parasites, ticks can be spread easily along with their hosts. Ticks are obligate parasites of vertebrates, to which they attach themselves for varying periods of time, and are well-adapted to this mode of transport. Once the transport stage is complete and they have detached at...

Author(s)
Barré, N.; Uilenberg, G.
Publisher
Office International des Épizooties, Paris, France
Citation
Revue Scientifique et Technique - Office International des Épizooties, 2010, 29, 1, pp 135-160
Abstract

Parthenium hysterophorus is a noxious weed in America, Asia, Africa and Australia. This weed is considered to be a cause of allergic respiratory problems, contact dermatitis, mutagenicity in human and livestock. Crop production is drastically reduced owing to its allelopathy. Also aggressive...

Author(s)
Seema Patel
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
3 Biotech, 2011, 1, 1, pp 1-9
Abstract

In South American countries, trypanosomiasis as a result of Trypanosoma evansi and Trypanosoma vivax infections causes significant economic losses in livestock. The objectives of this study were to characterize the epidemiology of bovine trypanosomiasis in South America and to draw a comparison...

Author(s)
Mekata, H.; Konnai, S.; Witola, W. H.; Inoue, N.; Onuma, M.; Ohashi, K.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Infection, Genetics and Evolution, 2009, 9, 6, pp 1301-1305

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