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From March 15th, 2023, overseas manuscripts being accepted for publication in the Veterinary Research Forum are subjected to pay a mandatory charge of 200.00 USD for all kinds of manuscripts, including Review/Original Articles, Short Communications, and Case Reports.

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We are pleased to announce that starting in January 2023;

The Veterinary Research Forum will publish 12 monthly issues. The decision has been made to meet the great volume of reception received from academics and researchers across the world. We will firmly continue to maintain a tradition of publishing original and cutting-edge research across the scientific community.  


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From  May 16th, 2022, manuscripts (National submissions only) that are accepted for publication in the Veterinary Research Forum are subjected to pay a mandatory charge of IRR 7,200,000 for Review/Original Articles and IRR 3,600,000 for Short Communications and Case Reports.


Detection of antibodies against structural proteins of foot-and-mouth disease virus in bovines of western Uttar Pradesh, India

Afroz Afroz; Amit Kumar Verma; Amit Kumar; Surendra Upadhyay; Arbind Singh

Volume 15, Issue 5 , May 2024, Pages 219-222

  Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) is considered as one of the most important contagious viral diseases affecting cloven-footed animals. For effective control of FMD, immunization along with herd immunity is essential in the field conditions. To assure and track the coverage and effectiveness of the vaccination ...  Read More

Food Hygiene
Anti-Listeria activity of postbiotics of Lactiplantibacillus sakei in beef fillet using aerosolization technique

Sima Valipour; Hossein Tajik; Mehran Moradi; Rahim Molaei; Mahdi Ghorbani

Volume 15, Issue 5 , May 2024, Pages 223-229

  In recent years, the use of probiotics and their metabolites, known as postbiotics as natural preservatives has received increasing attention in the food industry. This study aimed to prepare and characterize postbiotics of Lactiplantibacillus sakei and to investigate its application as an anti-Listeria ...  Read More

Isolation, serological and molecular methods in screening of Burkholderia mallei in East Azerbaijan province, Iran

Hassan Tizfahm Tikmehdash; Alireza Dehnad; Nader Mosavari; Behroz Naghili Hokmabadi; Sanaz Mahmazi

Volume 15, Issue 5 , May 2024, Pages 231-236

  Glanders caused by Burkholderia mallei is one of the most dangerous zoonotic diseases in solipeds. Clinical diagnosis of this disease in its early stages in horses, is difficult. This study investigated serological and molecular identification of B. mallei in East Azerbaijan province. In the third and ...  Read More

An analysis of oxidative stress indices and clinical parameters in budgerigars (Melopsittacus undulatus) treated with medetomidine-ketamine and midazolam-ketamine

Zahra Amini; Fatemeh Hoseinpour; Ali Ghashghaii; Hadi Cheraghi

Volume 15, Issue 5 , May 2024, Pages 237-242

  Various companion birds, including budgerigars, are anesthetized with injectable anesthesia. The current study aimed to evaluate oxidative stress indices including malondialdehyde (MDA), total antioxidant capacity (TAC), total oxidant status (TOS), and oxidative stress index (OSI) along with clinical ...  Read More

A comparative study on the expression of myogenic genes, and their effects on performance and meat quality in broiler chicken strains

Kamyar Yousefi; Manoochehr Allymehr; Alireza Talebi; Amir Tukmechi

Volume 15, Issue 5 , May 2024, Pages 243-250

  The aims of current investigation were to study the growth performance, carcass traits, meat quality and expression profile of Myostatin (MSTN), Insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-I), Myogenin (MyoG) and Myogenic regulatory factor 4 (MRF4) genes in three commercial broiler strains including Ross (Ross ...  Read More

Follicular, luteal dynamics and effect of synchronization methods on reproductive responses in Cholistani cows

Muhammad Awais Ajmal; Mubbashar Hassan; Muhammad Shahzad; Muhammad Ilyas Naveed; Aijaz Ali Channa; Nasim Ahmad

Volume 15, Issue 5 , May 2024, Pages 251-255

  The Cholistani cow is considered one of the milch breeds of Zebu cattle. Despite being heat and tick-resistant, it has not yet gained much popularity among Pakistan dairy farmers due to its long calving interval. This study aimed to understand the basic reproductive physiology of Cholistani cows using ...  Read More

Epithelioid leiomyosarcoma arising from the ocular region in a dog

Tomokazu Nagashima; Chisato Kishi; Yukino Machida; Masaki Michishita

Volume 15, Issue 5 , May 2024, Pages 257-260

  A 16-year-old male mixed-breed dog presented with a mass with hemorrhage at the right conjunctiva. Five months after the initial visit, the right eye protruded and had a firm and irregular mass measuring approximately 1.00 cm in diameter with conjunctival hemorrhage. Microscopically, the mass was comprised ...  Read More

A case of pulmonary linguatulosis in a rabbit

Ömer Faruk Keleş

Volume 15, Issue 5 , May 2024, Pages 261-265

  Linguatula serrata can infect most ruminants and cause accidental infections in humans. It is a causative parasite of linguatulosis, a disease that not only produces economic losses in cattle but also represents a public health risk due to its zoonotic nature. This study aimed to explore the clinical ...  Read More

Genetic characterization of virulence and extended spectrum β-lactamase producing genes of Klebsiella pneumoniae isolated from bovine milk

Bhavinkumar Pankajbhai Katira; Bhaveshkumar Ishwarbhai Prajapati; Ratn Deep Singh; Sandipkumar Sureshbhai Patel; Kirankumar Motiji Solanki

Volume 15, Issue 2 , February 2024, , Pages 57-64

  Mastitis associated Klebsiella pneumoniae species were isolated from bovine milk to characterize virulence genes (wabG and kfuBC) and extended spectrum β-lactamase (ESBL) genes (blaCTX-M-1, blaCTX-M-2, blaCTX-M-9, blaTEM, blaSHV and blaOXA). A total number of 325 bovine milk samples (195 raw and ...  Read More

Effect of nanocurcumin on fertility in murine model of polycystic ovary syndrome

Zahra Aaly-Gharibeh; Mohammadreza Hosseinchi; Ali Shalizar-Jalali

Volume 15, Issue 2 , February 2024, , Pages 113-117

  The precise pathophysiology of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is not well-founded. In an attempt to fill this gap, the current study was executed to probe the effect of nanocurcumin (NCC) on ovarian tissue, in vitro fertilization (IVF) and pre-implantation embryo development in a mouse model of PCOS. ...  Read More

Small Animal Internal Medicine
Predictive role of lactate in dogs with acute pancreatitis advanced to systemic inflammatory response syndrome

Sei-Myoung Han

Volume 15, Issue 3 , March 2024, , Pages 119-123

  Acute pancreatitis (AP) can develop into life-threatening conditions such as systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) or multiple organ dysfunction syndrome. Thirty-nine of 54 client-owned dogs admitted to the Referral Animal Medical Center and diagnosed with AP within 24 hr of onset were retrospectively ...  Read More

Cell proliferation and apoptosis in canine oral papillomatosis

Emin Karakurt; Nuvit Coskun; Uğur Aydın; Serpil Dağ; Enver Beytut; Veysel Soydal Ataseven; Volkan Yılmaz; Fırat Doğan; Hilmi Nuhoğlu; Celal Şahin Ermutlu; Ayfer Yıldız

Volume 15, Issue 2 , February 2024, , Pages 75-82

  This study was aimed at the evaluation of cell proliferation, p53 level and apoptotic index by immunohistochemical methods in canine oral papillomatosis. The study material comprised of tumor tissue samples taken from six dogs being admitted to the Pathology Department of Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, ...  Read More

Expression and immunogenicity of non-structural protein 8 of porcine epidemic diarrhea virus

Hong Chen; Jiawu Wan; Meihua Wei; Ping Liu; Lingbao Kong; Xiu Xin

Volume 15, Issue 2 , February 2024, , Pages 65-73

  The non-structural protein (nsp) 8 of the porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) is highly stable across different PEDV strains and plays an important role in PEDV virulence. In current study, nsp8 prokaryotic expression vectors were constructed based on parental vectors pMAL-c2x-maltose binding protein ...  Read More

Identification of a lytic bacteriophage against clinical isolates of Salmonella typhimurium in turkey poults

Masoud Amini; Abdulghaffar Ownagh; amir Tokmachi; Manochehr Allymehr

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 December 2023

  The poultry products are known as a resource of zoonotic and multi drug resistant pathogens, especially Salmonella spp. Using bacteriophages as an alternative antimicrobial agent are objective. Salmonella typhimurium isolate from turkey poults. The antibiotic susceptibility test was used identified the ...  Read More

Molecular Characterization of Antimicrobial Resistance Genes of Staphylococcus aureus Isolated from Mastitic Camel Milk in Egypt

Mohamed Mohamed Ali; Salwa Mahmoud Helmy; Hanan Ali Fahmy; Haitham Elaadli; Ibrahim Elsayed Eldesoukey

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 April 2024

  Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) is one of the most common etiological agents of mastitis worldwide. The current study aimed to determine the prevalence and antimicrobial resistance patterns of S. aureus in mastitic milk samples collected from several camel farms located in Matrouh Governorate, Egypt. ...  Read More

Large Animal Internal Medicine
An outbreak of Akabane disease in a cattle herd on the Mughan plain, Iran

Yousef Davoudi; Mohammad nouri; Mohammad Rahim Haji Hajikolaie; Shobeir Yazdani Paraei; Amir Javadi; Saleh Esmaeilzadeh

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 May 2024

  In November 2021, a cattle farm located in Dasht-e-Moghan city of Ardabil province experienced a concerning incident. During the visit to the farm, 70 cows experienced stillbirths, abortions, and the births of calves with congenital abnormalities such as arthrogryposis and hydranencephaly To investigate ...  Read More

Morphogenesis of the ostrich (Struthio camelus) trachea and lung in different embryonic and fetal stages

Ahmad reza raji; shadi Hashemnia; Ahmad ail Mohammadpour; Abolghasem Nabipour; zohre saddatfar

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 05 May 2024

  Ostrich (Struthio camelus) is an important wild species highlighted in national and international livestock. This research was conducted to analyze the development of the ostrich respiratory system in fetal and embryonic stages. A total of 50 fertile ostrich eggs were collected from commercial farms. ...  Read More

Potential of autochthonous probiotic species from buffalo calves in controlling multidrug resistant Escherichia coli

Srivani Moturi; Lakshmi Kavitha Kommalapati; Muralidhar Metta; Venkata Seshaiah Chappidi; Srilakshmi Jatavathu

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 10 May 2024

  The aim of this study was to investigate the probiotic potential of autochthonous Lactobacillus species isolated from buffalo calves against multidrug-resistant Escherichia. coli (E. coli). A total of 252 rectal swabs were collected from healthy neonatal buffalo calves under 30 days old from six districts ...  Read More

Clinical and echocardiographic evaluations of sedative and cardiovascular effects of combination of xylazine-acepromazine versus xylazine-pregabalin in horses

Siamak Shokrollahi; Rahim Mohammadi; Farshid Sarrafzadeh-Rezaei; Ghader Jalilzadeh-Amin; seyed mohammad Hashamiasl

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 18 May 2024

  The aim of this study was to compare the sedative and cardiovascular effects of the combination of xylazine-acepromazine versus xylazine-pregabalin - in horses. Four healthy crossbred horses were included in the study. They were assigned to two treatments. In treatment I (T1), the animals received xylazine ...  Read More

Occurrence, characteristics, and antibiotic sensitivity of Staphylococcus aureus isolated from wild birds in the Kasur district of Punjab, Pakistan

Tooba Latif; Shahzad Ali; Arshad Javid; Ali Ahmad Shaikh

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 18 May 2024

  Staphylococcus aureus is gaining worldwide attention because of its substantial impact on public health. The current study aimed to characterize S. aureus strains isolated from wild birds in the Kasur district of Punjab, Pakistan from 2021-2022. A total of one hundred samples were collected from five ...  Read More

Effect of Captopril on Paraplegia caused by Spinal Cord Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury in Rats

Hossein Kazemi Mehrjerdi; Amir Moghaddam Jafari; Bahareh Hafezi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 18 May 2024

  This study investigated the effect of captopril on spinal cord ischemia-reperfusion injury in rats. Twenty-four adult male Wistar rats were randomly divided into 4 groups (n= 6 in each group): spinal cord ischemia-reperfusion with captopril (SCI-R+Cap), spinal cord ischemia-reperfusion (SCI-R), sham-operated ...  Read More


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