Cookies on VetMed Resource

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

VetMed Resource

Veterinary information to support practice, based on evidence and continuing education

Sign up to receive our Veterinary & Animal Sciences e-newsletter, book alerts and offers direct to your inbox.

Results per page:

Search results

AbstractFull Text

This study aimed to identify the frequency of occurrence of Eimeria species in Holstein (taurine dairy cattle) and Nelore (zebu beef cattle) on 12 farms in the state of Goiás, Brazil. A total of 2,601 animals were evaluated, and the cattle were divided into the following age-group categories: up to ...

Author(s)
Cruvinel, L. B.; Nicaretta, J. E.; Bastos, T. de S. A.; Couto, L. F. M.; Santos, J. B. dos; Zapa, D. M. B.; Cavalcante, A. S. de A.; Cruz, B. C.; Borges, D. G. L.; Borges, F. de A.; Soares, V. E.; Lopes, W. D. Z.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Parasitology, 2018, 27, 2, pp 169-176
Abstract

The water buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) is important to the economy of several countries in Asia, and South America and there are also isolated herds in Europe. In India, buffalo is the main dairy animal. Coccidiosis due to Eimeria is an important cause of diarrhea in livestock worldwide. Eimeria...

Author(s)
Dubey, J. P.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2018, 256, pp 50-57
Abstract

Burkina Faso livestock is made up of two main cattle population, namely Zebuine and Taurine. Transhumance and settlement of Zebu cattle breeders in tsetse challenged areas lead to cross-breeding Zebu and Taurine. Introgression of the Zebu cattle may have changed the structure of the trypanotolerant ...

Author(s)
Soudré, A.; Gréma, M.; Tapsoba, S. A. R.; Traoré, A.; Ouédraogo-Koné, S.; Wurzinger, M.; Müller, S.; Hanotte, O.; Ouédraogo, A. G.; Sölkner, J.
Publisher
Academic Journals, Lagos, Nigeria
Citation
African Journal of Biotechnology, 2019, 18, 3, pp 77-85
Abstract

In recent decades, there has been a rapid shift in livestock breeds used in developing countries, leading to a loss of local genetic resources. The introduction of high-performing livestock breeds might, however, offer opportunities to improve the income of poor livestock keepers. In southern Mali, ...

Author(s)
Traoré, S. A.; Reiber, C.; Zárate, A. V.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Livestock Science, 2018, 209, pp 77-85
Abstract

Babesiosis is a tick-borne hemolytic disease caused by intraerythrocytic protozoan parasites of the genus Babesia. The present study describes epidemiological, clinical, and pathological features of cases of bovine babesiosis diagnosed over the last two decades in the state of Mato Grosso do Sul in ...

Author(s)
Pupin, R. C.; Guizelini, C. de C.; Lemos, R. A. A. de; Martins, T. B.; Borges, F. de A.; Borges, D. G. L.; Gomes, D. C.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2019, 10, 1, pp 36-42
Abstract

Babesia bovis is the etiological agent of bovine babesiosis, a disease transmitted by Rhipicephalus microplus, which affects cattle herds in tropical and subtropical regions of the world, causing significant economic losses due to decreasing meat and milk yield. This study used molecular techniques ...

Author(s)
Mendes, N. S.; Ramos, I. A. de S.; Herrera, H. M.; Campos, J. B. V.; Alves, J. V. de A.; Macedo, G. C. de; Machado, R. Z.; André, M. R.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2019, 118, 7, pp 2027-2040
Abstract

This survey was conducted to detect Theileria annulata infection in indigenous (Zebu) and cross (indigenous × Friesian) cattle (n 604) of different sex & age groups, and to investigate prevalence of ticks infesting cattle in North Kordofan State, Sudan. Ticks, blood smears, serum samples and blood...

Author(s)
Mohammed-Ahmed, G. M.; Hassan, S. M.; El-Hussein, A. M.; Salih, D. A.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology: Regional Studies and Reports, 2018, 13, pp 24-29
Abstract

East Coast fever (ECF), one of the most serious tick-borne diseases in sub-Saharan and eastern Africa, was introduced to the island of Grande Comore in 2002 through zebu import from Tanzania, resulting in at least a 10% loss of livestock. A participatory epidemiology initiative was launched in 2015 ...

Author(s)
Boucher, F.; Moutroifi, Y.; Ali, M.; Moindjie, Y.; Soulé, M.; Charafouddine, O.; Cêtre-Sossah, C.; Cardinale, E.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2019, 51, 1, pp 99-107
Abstract

Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus ticks cause major constraints to public and livestock health, and serious economic losses. It is well known that the immune response to infestations with cattle ticks is influenced by the host genetic background leading to distinct immunological profiles between...

Author(s)
Araújo, F. F. de; Ronda, J. B.; Bittar, E. R.; Venturini, G. C.; Garcia, G. C.; Martins Filho, O. A.; Araújo, M. S. S.; Bittar, J. F. F.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2019, 273, pp 36-44
Abstract

Theileria annulata is common in tropical and subtropical regions especially in Iran and causes great economic losses in cattle industry. In Iran the epidemiological aspects of bovine theileriosis in different breeds of cattle is poorly understood. The aim of present study is comparison of the...

Author(s)
Majidiani, H.; Nabavi, R.; Ganjali, M.; Saadati, D.
Publisher
Springer, New Delhi, India
Citation
Journal of Parasitic Diseases, 2016, 40, 4, pp 1184-1188

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Language
Organisms
Subject Topics