Volume 15 (2024)
Volume 14 (2023)
Volume 13 (2022)
Volume 12 (2021)
Volume 11 (2020)
Volume 10 (2019)
Volume 9 (2018)
Volume 8 (2017)
Volume 7 (2016)
Volume 6 (2015)
Volume 5 (2014)
Volume 4 (2013)
Volume 3 (2012)
Volume 2 (2011)
Volume 1 (2010)
Effectiveness of training parturition and dystocia management on days open of dairy cows in traditional farming systems: a field trial

Hadi Keshipour; Alireza Bahonar; Mehdi Vojgani; Ehsan Anassori

Volume 15, Issue 3 , March 2024, , Pages 139-144

  The interval between parturition and subsequent pregnancy is called the days open or calving to conception interval and is affected by several factors, especially dystocia. Dystocia is an ab-normal or difficult calving that may require assistance during labor. This study is a field trial in health education ...  Read More

Temporal alteration in ovarian follicle fate with hormonal and hemodynamic perspectives during receptive phase of estrous cycle in endometritic cattle

Akshay Sharma; Pravesh Kumar; Pankaj Sood; Vijender Negi; Pururava Sharma

Volume 15, Issue 2 , February 2024, , Pages 83-88

  The present research was carried out to assess the serum progesterone (P4) concentration and uterine hemodynamics at estrus till ovulation in cyclic cows (N = 130) with healthy or diseased uterus. At estrus, 85 cows were diagnosed with clinical endometritis (CE; n = 44) and sub-clinical endometritis ...  Read More

Association between proliferation status of infected and non-infected mononuclear cells with tissue lesions in acute bovine theileriosis

Afsaneh Doulatkhah; Mohsen Maleki; Ahmad Nematollahi; Javad Ashrafi Helan; Golamreza Razmi

Volume 14, Issue 12 , December 2023, , Pages 643-648

  Tropical or Mediterranean theileriosis in dairy cattle is widely distributed in many tropical regions of the world. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the proliferation status of mononuclear cells infected with Theileria annulata schizonts in different tissues and its relationship with the pathogenesis ...  Read More

Seroprevalence of antibodies to non-structural protein of foot-and-mouth disease virus in vaccinated dairy cattle

Seyed Mahmoud Azimi; Baharak Mohammadian; Mohammad Khezri

Volume 14, Issue 12 , December 2023, , Pages 681-684

  Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD), a highly contagious viral disease of livestock, is endemic in Iran. To investigate the prevalence of antibodies against 3ABC non-structural protein (NSP) of FMD virus, a cross-sectional study was conducted on dairy cattle in eight cities of Kurdistan Province from May to ...  Read More

Detection of bovine viral diarrhea virus and bovine herpes virus type 1 in cattle with and without endometritis

Ayhan Atasever; Ali Sefa Mendil; Mehmet Ozkan Timurkan

Volume 14, Issue 10 , October 2023, , Pages 541-548

  This study aimed to investigate the potential presence of bovine herpes virus type 1 (BHV-1) and bovine viral diarrhea virus (BVDV) in cattle uteri that did not display any clinical and macroscopic signs of infection. Virus detection involved polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test, double immunohistochemistry ...  Read More

Genotypic and phenotypic tetracycline-based properties of Trueperella pyogenes isolates from bovine samples

Ozlem Şahan Yapicier; Dilek Ozturk; Mehmet Kaya

Volume 13, Issue 4 , December 2022, , Pages 469-474

  The purpose of this study was to investigate the tetracycline resistance in Trueperella pyogenes isolates from bovine samples in Burdur, Turkiye, and assess 16 tetracycline-resistance genes distribution among the isolates. Forty-nine T. pyogenes isolates were phenotypically characterized for anti-microbial ...  Read More

Prediction of ionized calcium concentration based on total calcium and protein levels in cattle and sheep

Panagiotis Dimitrios Katsoulos; Labrini Vasileiou Athanasiou; Anna Dedousi; Zoe Polizopoulou

Volume 13, Issue 4 , December 2022, , Pages 475-480

  Despite being important, there are no equations for prediction of ionized calcium (iCa) in sheep and cattle. The objectives of this study were i) to create equations for the calculation of serum iCa concentration based on the serum concentrations of total calcium (tCa), albumin (Alb) and total proteins ...  Read More

Molecular identification and genotyping of Toxoplsma gondii isolated from sheep and cattle in northern Iran

Tahmineh Gorgani-Firouzjaee; Narges Kalantari; Salman Ghaffari

Volume 13, Issue 3 , September 2022, , Pages 371-378

  Toxoplasmosis, a foodborn disease, in human occurs commenly after the ingestion of tissue cysts via the raw and/or undercooked meat of different infected intermediate hosts such as sheep and cattle.The current study aimed to detect the genetic structure of Toxoplasma gondii isolated from various organs ...  Read More

First detection of Schmallenberg virus antibody in cattle population of eastern Iran

Mehdi Rasekh; Ali Sarani; Amirsajad Jafari

Volume 13, Issue 3 , September 2022, , Pages 443-446

  Schmallenberg virus (SBV) is an emerging single-stranded RNA virus being classified under Simbu serogroup of Bunyaviridae family. This study aimed to detect antibodies against SBV in cattle for the first time in three eastern provinces of Iran. Blood samples were randomly collected from jugular veins ...  Read More

Occurrence and potential causative factors of immune-mediated hemolytic ‎anemia in cattle and river buffaloes

Seyedeh Missagh Jalali; Masood Ghorbanpour; Mohammad Razi Jalali; Aria Rasooli; Pegah Safaie; Farideh Norvej; Imaneh Delavari

Volume 9, Issue 1 , March 2018, , Pages 7-12

  The main objectives of this study were to determine the occurrence and potential causative factors of Immune-mediated hemolytic anemia (IMHA) in native cattle and water buffaloes from southwest of Iran. Fifty-three anemic animals (37 cattle and 16 buffaloes) were studied. A full clinical history and ...  Read More

Molecular detection and identification of Giardia duodenalis in cattle of Urmia, northwest of Iran

Farnaz Malekifard; Minoo Ahmadpour

Volume 9, Issue 1 , March 2018, , Pages 81-85

  Giardia duodenalis is one of the most prevalent intestinal protozoa infecting humans and domestic animals. The aim of this study was to identify subspecies of G. duodenalis by polymerase chain reaction and restriction fragment length polymorphism (PCR-RFLP) method from fecal samples of naturally infected ...  Read More

A molecular study on Babesia spp. in cattle and ticks in West-Azerbaijan province, Iran

Sepideh Rajabi; Bijan Esmaeilnejad; Mousa Tavassoli

Volume 8, Issue 4 , December 2017, , Pages 299-306

  A total number of 450 blood samples were collected from 45 different randomly selected cattle herds. Light microscopic examination of blood smears revealed Babesia spp. infection in 4.2%, while 8.9% of blood samples were positive using PCR. Upon multiplex-PCR (mPCR), B. bigemina and B. bovis infections ...  Read More

Evaluation of Pasteurella multocida serotype B:2 resistance to immune serum and complement system

Saeed Ataei Kachooei; Mohammad Mehdi Ranjbar; Saba Ataei Kachooei

Volume 8, Issue 3 , September 2017, , Pages 179-184

  Members of gram-negative bacteria family Pasteurellaceae, include a large number of important economically human and veterinary pathogens. Organisms belonging to the family can colonize in mucosal surfaces of the respiratory, alimentary, genital tracts and cause diseases in various mammals, birds, and ...  Read More

Prevalence and antibiotic resistance profile of thermophilic Campylobacter spp. of slaughtered cattle and sheep in Shiraz, Iran

Rahem Khoshbakht; Mohammad Tabatabaei; Saeid Hoseinzadeh; Mojtaba Raeisi; Hesamaddin Shirzad Aski; Enayat Berizi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , September 2016, , Pages 241-246

  Althoughpoultry meat is considered as the main source for human Campylobacter infections,there is limited information about non-poultry sources. The present study was aimed to investigate the prevalence and the antibiotic resistance of thermophilic Campylobacter spp. in fecal samples of the cattle and ...  Read More

Molecular study on infection rates of Anaplasma ovis and Anaplasma marginale in sheep and cattle in West-Azerbaijan province, Iran

Vahid Noaman; Davood Bastani

Volume 7, Issue 2 , June 2016, , Pages 163-167

  This study was carried out to determine the presence and frequency of Anaplasma ovis and Anaplasma marginale in sheep and dairy cattle in West-Azerbaijan province, Iran. A total number of 200 blood samples were randomly collected via the jugular vein from apparently healthy cattle (100) and sheep (100). ...  Read More

White side test: A simple and rapid test for evaluation of nonspecific bacterial genital infections of repeat breeding cattle

Fayaz Ahmad Bhat; Hiranya Kumar Bhattacharyya; Syed Akram Hussain

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2014, , Pages 177-180

  The objective of the present study was to determine the grades of nonspecific bacterial infection of genitalia of repeat breeding cattle by a simple and rapid test under field condition. For this purpose, a total of 100 crossbred Jersey cows comprising of 80 repeat breeding animals presented for treatment ...  Read More

Designing and evaluation of Dot-ELISA for diagnosis of Fasciola infection in cattle

Jafar Arjmand; Bijan Esmaeilnejad; Mohammad Hossein Razi Jalali; Masoud Ghorbanpoor; Seyyed Meysam Abtahi Froushani

Volume 5, Issue 2 , June 2014, , Pages 141-144

  Fasciolosis is a disease caused by liver fluck of the genus of fasciola. Diagnosis of fasciolosis has been challenging for a long period due to low sensitivity of the coprological diagnostic method. In this study, an in-house Dot-ELISA method; using excretion–secretory (ES Ag) and Crude (Cr Ag) ...  Read More

Prevalence of immunoglobulin G (IgG) antibody to Neospora caninum in dairy cattle of Hamedan province, west of Iran

Jamal Gharekhani; Hamidreza Haddadzadeh; Alireza Bahonar

Volume 5, Issue 2 , June 2014, , Pages 149-152

  Bovine neosporosis caused by the apicomplexan protozoan parasite N. caninum, was initially recognized in 1989 and is now reported as a leading infectious cause of reproductive failure in dairy cattle in world wide. The aim of this study was to determine the seroprevalence of N. caninum infection in industrial ...  Read More

Frequency of cardiac arrhythmias in high and low- yielding dairy cows

Afshin Jafari Dehkordi; Abdonnaser Mohebi; Masoumeh Heidari Soreshjani

Volume 5, Issue 1 , March 2014, , Pages 1-5

  Electrocardiography (ECG) may be used to recognize cardiac disorders. Levels of milk production may change the serum electrolytes which its imbalance has a role in cardiac arrhythmia. Fifty high yielding and fifty low yielding Holstein dairy cows were used in this study. Electrocardiography was recorded ...  Read More

Seroprevalence of Neospora caninum in slaughtered native cattle in Kurdistan province, Iran

Heidar Heidari; Abdolmajid Mohammadzadeh; Jamal Gharekhani

Volume 5, Issue 1 , March 2014, , Pages 69-72

  Neospora caninum is a worldwide distributed pathogen which causes abortion in cattle leading to economic loss in the cattle industry. The aim of this study was to determine the seroprevalence of N. caninum antibodies in the native cattle slaughtered in various areas of Kurdistan province (western Iran) ...  Read More

Serological study of bovine herpes virus type 1 in dairy herds of Hamedan province, Iran

Aliasghar Bahari; Jamal Gharekhani; Masoumeh Zandieh; Ali Sadeghi-Nasab; Hesameddin Akbarein; Ahmad Karimi-Makhsous; Morteza Yavari

Volume 4, Issue 2 , June 2013, , Pages 111-114

  A cross-sectional study with a random cluster sampling design was carried out to estimate the seroprevalence of bovine herpesvirus type 1 (BHV-1) in non-vaccinated dairy herds in Hamedan province, west of Iran. Simple random sampling was used for selection of cattle in each herd. Informative data about ...  Read More

Efficiency of utilization of dietary energy for milk production in lactating crossbred cattle (Bos Indicus)

Debashis Saha; Radhe Shyam Gupta; Ramesh Pratap Singh Baghel; Ankur Khare

Volume 3, Issue 3 , September 2012, , Pages 213-216

  The present study was conducted on efficiency of utilization of dietary energy for milk production in lactating crossbred cattle. 18 lactating crossbred cattle of early to mid-lactation, approximate body weight (375.39±23.43 kg), milk yield, parity and stage of lactation were divided into three ...  Read More

Prevalence of cattle flukes infection at Andassa Livestock Research Center in north-west of Ethiopia

Asressa Yeneneh; Hassen Kebede; Tewodros Fentahun; Mersha Chanie

Volume 3, Issue 2 , June 2012, , Pages 85-89

   A cross sectional study was carried out from October 2010 to March 2011 at Andassa Livestock Research Center, North-West Ethiopia. The objective was to determine the prevalence of cattle flukes infection. Faecal samples were collected from a total of 384 cattle, cross breed (n= 39) and Fogera breed ...  Read More

Bacteria Associated with Subcutaneous Abscesses of Cattle Caused by Hypoderma spp Larvae in North of Iran

Mosa Tavassoli; Abbas Imani; Mohammad Yousefnia Pasha; Amir Tukmechi; Hossein Tajik

Volume 1, Issue 2 , September 2010, , Pages 123-127

  This study was performed from February to April 2006; several visits were made to abattoirs in the north of Iran for Hypoderma spp infestation. Necropsy inspection of slaughtered and skinned animals were carried out by examination of the inner skin surface and subcutaneous tissues. Warbles were isolated ...  Read More