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This special issue includes 10 papers aiming to present a snapshot of the current state of theoretical disease ecology and evolutionary research. The topics discussed are: practical application of models to guide alternative management strategies (e.g. vaccination or culling) of wildlife diseases...

Author(s)
Fenton, A.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Parasitology, 2016, 143, 7, pp 801-930
Abstract

These proceedings are a compilation of 18 articles on various animal diseases, nutrition, disease surveillance, epidemiology and emerging diseases from various scientists and experts. Topics discussed are: paratuberculosis control programme in North Western Italy (Piedmont Region) involving...

Publisher
Association pour l'Étude de l'Épidémiologie des Maladies Animales, Maisons-Alfort, France
Citation
Épidémiologie et Santé Animale, 2012, No.62, pp 3-169
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Biting midges (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae).

This chapter covers the taxonomy, morphology, life cycle, behaviour, bionomics, veterinary and medical importance, prevention and control of biting midges (Ceratopogonidae). Focus is given on species that are important biting pests and vectors of minor pathogens to humans and vectors of major...

Author(s)
Russell, R. C.; Otranto, D.; Wall, R. L.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780640372)
Type
Book chapter
AbstractFull Text

The results on the prevalence and effects of zoonotic diseases in humans and animals of Bangladesh are analyzed from the published literatures and presented in this report. It appears from the literature that there are about 1415 human pathogens of which 61% are zoonotic and nearly half of all...

Author(s)
Samad, M. A.
Publisher
Bangladesh Society for Veterinary Medicine, Mymensingh, Bangladesh
Citation
Bangladesh Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 2011, 9, 2, pp 95-120
Abstract

Culicoides is a large genus of biting midges belonging to the family Ceratopogonidae. They are vectors of bluetongue, ephemeral fever, Akabane virus of cattle, epizootic hemorrhagic disease of deer, African horse sickness and many are intermediate hosts of filarioid nematodes. Many are also causes...

Author(s)
Kazimierczak, K.; Górski, P.; Altrych, P.
Publisher
Krajowa Izba Lekarsko Weterynaryjna, Warszawa, Poland
Citation
Życie Weterynaryjne, 2009, 84, 12, pp 977-980
Abstract

This large, 2-volume publication on the infectious diseases of livestock is the result of a collaboration between 106 international specialists and is claimed to represent an exhaustive survey of francophone literature published on the subject over the last 50 years. Most mammalian livestock...

Author(s)
Lefèvre, P. C.; Blancou, J.; Chermette, R.
Publisher
Editions Tec & Doc, Paris, France
Citation
Principales maladies infectieuses et parasitaires du bétail: Europe et régions chaudes, 2003, pp xxxv + 764 pp.; xxvi + 769-1762 pp.
Abstract

Three neonatal Holstein calves, 2 of which had been stillborn, showed arthrogryposis due to congenital infection with Akabane virus. Necropsy showed that the peritoneal cavity of each calf contained Setaria marshalli, which was identified on morphological criteria. The intensity of infection was 19 ...

Author(s)
Wee SungHwan; Jang Hwan; Joo HooDon; Kang YungBai; Lee ChungGil
Citation
Korean Journal of Parasitology, 1996, 34, 3, pp 207-210
Abstract

The biology, veterinary importance and control of the following Nematocera are described and discussed: Culicoides spp. transmitting bluetongue (BT), African horse sickness (AHS), bovine ephemeral fever (BEF) and Akabane, and some other arboviruses, the parasitic protozoans Leucocytozoon caulleryi...

Author(s)
Braverman, Y.
Publisher
Office International des Épizooties, Paris, France
Citation
Revue Scientifique et Technique - Office International des Épizooties, 1994, 13, 4, pp 1175-1199
Abstract

The storage of animal excreta and their effluent creates a concentration of infectious agents which may contaminate healthy animals from the same herd or from neighbouring herds, and even people. Under certain conditions, bacteria are able to multiply in effluent from stock housing and 2 groups...

Author(s)
Vallet, A.
Citation
Fourrages, 1994, No. 140, pp 431-442
Abstract

This chapter briefly expands and comments upon previous reviews and discusses pertinent ecological and epizootiological facets of the major simuliid-transmitted diseases of livestock and poultry. Preventive and control measures and suggested areas requiring research are also mentioned where...

Author(s)
Cupp, E. W.
Publisher
Pennsylvania State University Press, University Park, Pennsylvania, USA
Citation
Black flies. Ecology, population management, and annotated world list., 1987, pp 387-395

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