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Meat adulteration by substitution with lower value products and/or mislabeling involves economic, health, quality and socio-religious issues. Therefore, identification and traceability of meat species has become an important subject to detect possible fraudulent practices. In the present study the...

Author(s)
Lopez-Oceja, A.; Nuñez, C.; Baeta, M.; Gamarra, D.; Pancorbo, M. M. de
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Food Chemistry, 2017, 237, pp 701-706
AbstractFull Text

Animal species identification has received growing attention, regarding genetic diversity and food traceability. The objective of this study is to apply a universal primer of part of the mitochondrial 16S rRNA gene analysis using the PCR-RFLP and HRM methods for identification of species origin in ...

Author(s)
Klomtong, P.; Phasuk, Y.; Duangjinda, M.
Publisher
National Research Institute of Animal Production, Kraków, Poland
Citation
Annals of Animal Science, 2016, 16, 2, pp 415-424
CABI Book Info
Cover for Animal andrology: theories and applications.

This book contains 19 chapters that discuss theoretical and applied andrology for domestic, zoo and wild animals. Topics include semen and its constituents; sperm production and harvest; determinants of sperm morphology; sperm preparation for fertilization; practical aspects of semen...

Author(s)
Chenoweth, P.; Lorton, S.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643168)
Type
Book
Abstract

A matrix system was developed to aid in the evaluation of the technical amenability to eradication, through mass vaccination, of transboundary animal diseases (TADs). The system involved evaluation of three basic criteria - disease management efficiency, surveillance and epidemiological factors -...

Author(s)
Thomson, G. R.; Fosgate, G. T.; Penrith, M. L.
Publisher
Wiley, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 2017, 64, 2, pp 459-475
Abstract

The aims of this study were to investigate the prevalence of Moniezia spp. in domestic ruminants in central Vietnam and to develop a polymerase chain reaction (PCR) technique to distinguish M. expansa from M. benedeni. Among 2040 examined domestic animals (540 cattle, 800 goats, 700 sheep) Moniezia ...

Author(s)
Nguyen, T. D.; Le, Q. D.; Huynh, V. V.; Nguyen, S. T.; Nguyen, T. V.; Vu Khac, H.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Journal of Helminthology, 2012, 86, 4, pp 426-429
AbstractFull Text

Background: The use of the generic term "meat and animal derivatives" in declared ingredient lists of pet foods in the European Union is virtually universal. In the wake of the 2013 "horse meat scandal" in the human food chain, we examined the presence and authenticity of animal sources (cow,...

Author(s)
Maine, I. R.; Atterbury, R.; Chang KinChow
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica, 2015, 57, 7, pp (10 March 2015)
Abstract

This issue is comprised of 28 papers covering animal health policy and welfare, animal diseases, new diagnostic methods, epidemiology of several diseases and food safety. Animal diseases given focus in the papers include bluetongue, trypanosomiasis, camelpox, brucellosis, foot and mouth disease,...

Publisher
Office International des Épizooties, Paris, France
Citation
Revue Scientifique et Technique - Office International des Épizooties, 2014, 33, 3, pp 675-1061
Abstract

Background: DNA-based methods like PCR efficiently identify and quantify the taxon composition of complex biological materials, but are limited to detecting species targeted by the choice of the primer assay. We show here how untargeted deep sequencing of foodstuff total genomic DNA, followed by...

Author(s)
Ripp, F.; Krombholz, C. F.; Liu YongChao; Weber, M.; Schäfer, A.; Schmidt, B.; Köppel, R.; Hankeln, T.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Genomics, 2014, 15, 639, pp (31 July 2014)
AbstractFull Text

This proceedings is comprised of 8 papers and 29 abstracts covering animal genetic resources in different countries (Poland, Czech Republic, Lithuania, Serbia and Slovakia), animal breeding, reproduction and biotechnology. Focus is given on livestock (cattle, buffaloes, horses, pigs, goats, sheep,...

Publisher
Animal Production Research Centre (APRC) Nitra, Lužianky, Slovakia
Citation
Slovak Journal of Animal Science, 2013, 46, 4, pp 121-171
Abstract

This proceedings contains 21 papers focusing on epidemiological methods, animal disease control evaluation, animal disease control impact assessment, risk analysis, animal disease surveillance, socioeconomic aspects of animal diseases and risk factors of animal diseases.

Author(s)
Parkin, T. D. H.; Kelly, L. A.
Publisher
Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Roslin, UK
Citation
Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine. Proceedings of a meeting held in Glasgow, UK, 28th-30th March 2012, 2012, pp 297 pp.

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