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)
Genetic diversity of Brucella melitensis isolates from sheep and goat milk in Iran

Heidar Rahimi; Amir Tukmechi; Ehsan Rashidian

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 08 August 2023

  The genetic diversity of Brucella strains has not been fully understood. To investigate this, the genetic characteristics of 64 isolates of Brucella melitensis from sheep and goats’ milk were studied using random fragment length polymorphism (RFLP) and multiple locus variable-number tandem repeat ...  Read More

Co-infection of Bluetongue Virus Serotypes 12 and 16 in sheep from Haryana, India

Sushila Maan; Anita Dalal; Naresh Kumar Kakker; Deepika Chaudhary; Aman Kumar; Narender Singh Maan

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 24 October 2023

  Abstract: World Organization for Animal Health has listed bluetongue (BT) under notifiable diseases. BT is an arboviral infectious disease of domestic and wild ruminants caused by the bluetongue virus (BTV). Southern states of India had remained the point of attention for BT since first presence in 1964 ...  Read More

Detection of pyrethroids resistance alleles in goat biting louse Bovicola caprae (Phthiraptera: Trichodectidae) in west and northwest of Iran

Khadijeh Seydi Gazafi; Mousa Tavassoli; Karim Mardani

Volume 14, Issue 9 , September 2023, , Pages 489-494

  Pyrethroid insecticides target voltage-gated sodium channels (VGSCs) that are essential for electrical signaling in the nervous system of insects. Three-point mutations at the corresponding amino acid sequence positions M815I, T917I, and L920F located in domain II conferring the knockdown resistance ...  Read More

Histopathology and molecular identification of Sarcocystis species forming macrocysts in slaughtered sheep and goats of Duhok, Iraq

Shivan Nawzad Hussein; Assel Anwer Ibrahim; Mohammed Shukri Shukur

Volume 14, Issue 8 , August 2023, , Pages 415-422

  This study aimed to identify Sarcocystis species isolated from macroscopic sarcocysts of naturally infected sheep and goats using histopathological and molecular studies. A total of 260 macrosarcocyst samples were randomly collected from 1,337 infected sheep and goats slaughtered at different abattoirs ...  Read More

First identification of Mycoplasma capricolum subspecies capripneumoniae in goats in Iran

Mostafa Abdollahi; Samad Lotfollahzadeh; Mohammad Hossein Nazem Shirazi; Sara Shokrpoor; Farhad Moosakhani; Minoo Partovi Nasr

Volume 14, Issue 2 , February 2023, , Pages 109-112

  Mycoplasma capricolum subspecies capripneumoniae (Mccp) is the etiological agent of caprine contagious pleuropneumonia (CCPP) disease. The CCPP is one of the most severe diseases of goats. A herd of 2,000 goats located in the countryside of Tehran city, Iran, was examined for the study in August 2021. ...  Read More

Ultrasonographic examination of the normal caprine neonatal brain

Elham Hassan; Ahmed Abdelgalil; Faisal Torad

Volume 11, Issue 1 , March 2020, , Pages 1-5

  Ultrasonography is a safe, rapid, and non-invasive diagnostic tool that has been previously used for imaging infants and canine neonatal brains. The purpose of the present study was to describe the ultrasonographic appearance of the brain in clinically normal caprine neonates. Ultrasonographic examination ...  Read More

Large Animal Internal Medicine
Goat paratuberculosis in Shiraz: Histopathological and molecular approaches

Abdollah Derakhshandeh; Fatemeh Namazi; Elmira Khatamsaz; Vida Eraghi; Zahra Hemati

Volume 9, Issue 3 , September 2018, , Pages 253-257

  In the present study, Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis (MAP) was investigated in goats slaughtered in Shiraz abattoir using histopathological examinations and polymerase chain reaction (PCR). Ilium and mesenteric lymph node samples from 66 suspected goat carcasses to Johne’s disease ...  Read More

Molecular detection, infection rate and vectors of Theileria lestoquardi in goats from West Azerbaijan province, Iran

Seyyed Mostafa Mohammadi; Bijan Esmaeilnejad; Ghader Jalilzadeh-Amin

Volume 8, Issue 2 , June 2017, , Pages 139-144

  This study was aimed to determine the infection rate and vectors of Theileria lestoquardi in goats from West Azerbaijan province, Iran. A total of 400 blood samples were collected from 40 randomly selected flocks in the study area from June to September, 2014. Out of 400 blood samples examined using ...  Read More

Luteal activity of Abadeh ecotype does in summer and winter and the effect of a single dose of kisspeptin-10 injection on luteinizing hormone secretion in the anestrus does

Mohammad Arjmand; Abdolah Mirzaei; Mohammad Reza Jafarzadeh Shirazi; Amin Tamadon; Mohammad Saied Salehi; Mehdi Saeb; Mohammad Reza Namavar; Mohammad Reza Zandi; Hojatollah Shahheidari; Sara Moradi

Volume 5, Issue 4 , December 2014, , Pages 247-254

  The aims of the present study were to evaluate luteal activity in Abadeh ecotype goat during summer and winter and also the effect of a single dose kisspeptin-10 injection on the secretion of luteinizing hormone (LH) in female anestrous goats. In the first study, progesterone (P4) concentration in 10 ...  Read More

Clinical, laboratory and pathological findings in sub-acute monensin intoxication in goats

Mahdi Deljou; Mohammad Reza Aslani; Mehrdad Mohri; Ahmad Reza Movassaghi; Mohammad Heidarpour

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2014, , Pages 161-167

  Toxic effects of monensin, a polyether antibiotic mainly used as a coccidiostat, have been described in a wide range of animals. The present study was performed to investigate the toxic effects of monensin in goats. Seven adult goats were administered sodium monensin, 13.5 mg kg-1, daily for five consecutive ...  Read More

Detection of Toxoplasma gondii in sheep and goats blood samples by PCR-RFLP in Urmia

Mousa Tavassoli; Mohammad Ghorbanzadehghan; Bijan Esmaeilnejad

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2013, , Pages 43-47

  Infection by the protozoan parasite Toxoplasma gondii, is widespread in humans and many other warm-blooded animals. More than half billion of world human population has serum antibodies to T. gondii and Sheep and goats are more widely infected with T. gondii. T. gondii infection can be diagnosed indirectly ...  Read More

Prevalence of Linguatula serrata Nymph in Goat in Tabriz, North-West of Iran

Yacob Garedaghi

Volume 2, Issue 2 , June 2011, , Pages 129-133

  Linguatula serrata is one of well-known members of Pentastomida which infects both humans and animals. The aim of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of L. serrata in mesenteric lymph nodes, livers and lungs of goats slaughtered in Tabriz area, Iran. Mesenteric lymph nodes (MLNs), livers and lungs ...  Read More