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Dysphania ambrosioides L. is a medicinal species used worldwide, mainly as an anthelmintic. In Brazil, this species is listed on the National List of Medicinal Plants of Interest to the National Health System. Studies on management, cultivation, and nutrition are incipient for this species. The...

Author(s)
Bibiano, C. S.; Carvalho, A. A. de; Bertolucci, S. K. V.; Torres, S. S.; Corrêa, R. M.; Pinto, J. E. B. P.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Industrial Crops and Products, 2019, 139, pp 111512
Abstract

Botulism is a well-known intoxication that affects humans and animals. The disease is endemic in cattle in Brazil and recently emerged as an important disease in commercial laying hens and broiler chickens in Europe. Dogs and other animal species can also be affected. Although antitoxins are...

Author(s)
Silva, R. O. S.; Martins, R. A.; Assis, R. A.; Oliveira Junior, C. A.; Lobato, F. C. F.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Anaerobe, 2018, 51, pp 47-49
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This review presents the aspects of shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli, which are recognized worldwide as toxinfection agents in the world. Products of animal origin are often associated with outbreaks of disease, but horticultural crops can be contaminated and cause toxinfection as well. This...

Author(s)
Vitorino, D. H. L. de C.
Publisher
Higiene Alimentar, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Higiene Alimentar, 2018, 32, 280/281, pp 57-61
Abstract

Brazil, Australia, and the United States of America (USA) are the top 3 beef exporting countries in the world. Livestock's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) accounts for 30% of the GDP of the Brazilian agricultural sector, which shares 21.5% of the country's GDP. The livestock production chain generated ...

Author(s)
Carneiro, P. A. M.; Kaneene, J. B.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Food Control, 2018, 93, pp 61-69
Abstract

The growth of the population of cattle egrets (Bubulcus ibis) in the archipelago of Fernando de Noronha constitutes a threat to public health and biological diversity because of their competition with and predation on native species and the possibility of transmission of pathogens to human beings,...

Author(s)
Silva, M. A.; Fernandes, É. F. S. T.; Santana, S. C.; Marvulo, M. F. V.; Barros, M. R.; Vilela, S. M. O.; Reis, E. M. F.; Mota, R. A.; Silva, J. C. R.
Publisher
Sociedade Brasileira de Microbiologia, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Brazilian Journal of Microbiology, 2018, 49, 3, pp 559-563
Abstract

Sulfate-reducing bacteria (SRB) and a biochar array were used to reduce sulfate concentrations and the levels of metals in acid mine drainage (AMD) waters. Cow manure SRB-enriched biochar promoted sulfate reductions of 41% compared to original AMD, and 39% compared to other treatments (control, AMD ...

Author(s)
Giachini, A. J.; Sulzbach, T. S.; Pinto, A. L.; Armas, R. D.; Cortez, D. H.; Silva, E. P.; Buzanello, E. B.; Soares, Á. G.; Soares, C. R. F. S.; Rossi, M. J.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Archives of Microbiology, 2018, 200, 8, pp 1227-1237
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Toxoplasma gondii is an apicomplex protozoan that infects warm-blooded animals and can be considered a major parasite capable of infecting humans. Domestic chickens can be easily infected by protozoa, since they can ingest oocysts found in the soil and are considered good indicators of...

Author(s)
Camillo, G.; Machado, M. E. A.; Weber, A.; Cadore, G. C.; Menezes, F. R.; Pardini, L.; Sangioni, L. A.; Vogel, F. S. F.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2018, 38, 7, pp 1351-1357
AbstractFull Text

Morro do Diabo State Park (MDSP) is a significant remnant of the Atlantic Rain Forest in Brazil and is surrounded by rural properties. In that area, wild and domestic animals and humans are in close contact, which facilitates the two-way flow of infectious diseases among them. We assessed...

Author(s)
Sevá, A. da P.; Pena, H. F. de J.; Nava, A.; Sousa, A. O. de; Holsback, L.; Soares, R. M.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Parasitology, 2018, 27, 1, pp 12-18
AbstractFull Text

This study aimed to identify the consumer profile of chicken meat in the city of Aquidauana-MS. They were interviewed 160 consumers in the sales offices through questionnaires defined. The results showed that 59% of consumers are women aged between 40 and 50 years, with high education and family...

Author(s)
Garcia, E. R. de M.; Souza, R. P. de P.; Cappi, N.; Ávila, L. R. de; Feliciano, W. B.; Cruz, F. K. da
Publisher
Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Brazil
Citation
Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2017, 24, 2, pp 345-352
Abstract

This study analyzes the occurrence and distribution of phylogenetic groups of 391 strains of Escherichia coli isolated from poultry, cattle, and water buffalo. The frequency of the phylogroups was A=19%, B1=57%, B2=2.3%, C=4.6%, D=2.8%, E=11%, and F=3.3%. Phylogroups A (P<0.001) and F (P=0.018) were associated...

Author(s)
Coura, F. M.; Diniz, S. de A.; Silva, M. X.; Mussi, J. M. S.; Barbosa, S. M.; Lage, A. P.; Heinemann, M. B.
Publisher
Hindawi Publishing Corporation, New York, USA
Citation
The Scientific World Journal, 2015, 2015, pp Article ID 258424

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