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)
Pre-hatch and post-hatch development of the bursa of Fabricius in broiler chicken: a morphological study

Anietie Francis Udoumoh; Innocent Chima Nwaogu; Udensi Maduabuchi Igwebuike; Ikechukwu Reginald Obidike

Volume 13, Issue 3 , September 2022, , Pages 301-308

  The developmental morphology of the bursa of Fabricius (BF) of broiler chicken was evaluated in this study using gross anatomical, histological, reticulin histo-chemical, and transmission electron microscopic techniques. The result showed that the short plica of the BF at embryonic day (ED) 14 was a ...  Read More

Pathomorphologial investigation of spondylolisthesis leaded to spondylosis in commercial broiler chicken with posterior paralysis: A case study

Behrokh Marzban Abbas Abadi; Hannaneh Golshahi; Saeed Seifi

Volume 12, Issue 2 , June 2021, , Pages 263-265

  Spondylolisthesis known as kinky back syndrome is a deformity of the free sixth thoracic vertebra including enlargement and rotation resulting in posterior paralysis in broiler chicken. Genotype, feeding regimes and environment are involved in occurrence of this congenital anomaly. Spondylolisthesis ...  Read More

Effect of Shirazi thyme on oxidant status and absorptive surface area of the intestine in cold-induced pulmonary hypertensive broiler chickens

Mohammad Ali Faraji; Hossein Hassanpour; Shahab Bahadoran; Waranyoo Kaewduangta; Hamed Zarei; Morteza Hosseininejad; Tahere Karimi Shayan

Volume 11, Issue 4 , December 2020, , Pages 371-376

  The effect of Shirazi thyme as a medicinal plant on oxidant status (lipid peroxidation, protein oxidation, total antioxidant capacity and catalase activity) and absorptive surface area were measured in three segments of small intestine in cold-induced pulmonary hypertensive chickens. Birds were reared ...  Read More

Effect of chicken raw materials on physicochemical and microbiological properties of ‎mechanically deboned chicken meat

Naeimeh Akramzadeh; Zahra Ramezani; Rohollah Ferdousi; Behrouz Akbari-Adergani; Abdorreza Mohammadi; Nader Karimian-Khosroshahi; Bahareh Khalili Famenin; Zahra Pilevar; Hedayat Hosseini

Volume 11, Issue 2 , June 2020, , Pages 153-158

  Excessive consumption of red meat is associated with various diseases including coronary heart diseases and cancer. Lower health-related problems of chicken meat, consumption of chicken meat, and mechanically deboned chicken meat (MDCM) have been increased due to their cheaper prices. Thereby, chemical, ...  Read More

Evaluation of lactic acid bacteria isolated from poultry feces as potential probiotic and its in vitro competitive activity against Salmonella typhimurium

Mandana Salehizadeh; Mohammad Hossein Modarressi; Seyed Naser Mousavi; Maryam Tajabadi Ebrahimi

Volume 11, Issue 1 , March 2020, , Pages 67-75

  The efficacy of probiotics as alternatives to antibiotics has been defined as one of the potential strategies to prevent Salmonella spp. infection in poultry. The purpose of this study was to isolate probiotic native Lactic acid bacteria (LAB) with high compatibility to intestinal tract and prevention ...  Read More

Characterization of isolated pigeon paramyxovirus-1 (PMV-1) and its pathogenicity in broiler chickens

Mansoor Mayahi; Masoud Reza Seyfi Abad Shapouri; Ramezan Ali Jafari; Mehrdad Khosravi Farsani

Volume 8, Issue 1 , March 2017, , Pages 15-21

  Characterization of isolated pigeon paramyxovirus-1 (PMV-1) and its pathogenicity in broiler chickens were studied. Two hundred and thirty-two samples collected from 50 unvaccinated pigeons lofts suspected to Newcastle disease from private houses and bird markets from Ahvaz‌, Iran. Swab samples from ...  Read More

Isolation, identification and antimicrobial sensitivity of Ornithobacterium rhinotracheale in broilers chicken flocks of Khuzestan, Iran

Mansour Mayahi; Darioush Gharibi; Rahim Ghadimipour; Forough Talazadeh

Volume 7, Issue 4 , December 2016, , Pages 341-346

  Ornithobacterium rhinotracheale (ORT) is a bacterium associated with respiratory disease, growth retardation, decreased egg production and mortality in chickens and turkeys. The objective of this study was isolation, identification and evaluation of antimicrobial susceptibility of ORT bacterium in slaughtered ...  Read More

Effects of dietary supplementation of organic acids and phytase on performance and intestinal histomorphology of broilers

Nasibeh Mohammadagheri; Ramin Najafi; Gholamreza Najafi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , September 2016, , Pages 189-195

  The present experiment was conducted to evaluate the effects of organic acids and phytase enzyme supplementation on performance and intestinal histomorphology of broilers. The experiment was done in a factorial arrangement 2 × 2 × 2 based on completely randomized design with eight treatments, ...  Read More

Developmental study of rectum in broiler chicken: A stereological and morphometrical study

Rahmat-Allah Fatahian Dehkordi; Poria Ghahremani

Volume 7, Issue 1 , March 2016, , Pages 41-45

  The objective of this study was to investigate development of the weight and the morphological development of the rectum in broiler chickens. Twenty broiler chickens (Ross 308) were used in this experiment and they were 12, 20, 35 and 44 days of age. Samples from the rectum of chicks were sectioned in ...  Read More

Effects of dietary vitamin E on mucosal maltase and alkaline phosphatase enzyme activities and on the amount of mucosal malonyldialdehyde in broiler chickens

Seyed Hamid Farrokhifar; Ramezan Ali Jafari; Naeem Erfani Majd; Seyed Reza Fatemi Tabatabaee; Mansour Mayahi

Volume 4, Issue 4 , December 2013, , Pages 221-225

  The effects of dietary vitamin E levels on mucosal maltase and alkaline phosphatase (ALP) enzyme activities and on the amount of mucosal malonyldialdehyde (MDA) in broiler chickens were studied in the present study. One hundred and eighty of day old male broiler chicks (Ross 308 strain) were randomly ...  Read More

Histomorphometrical Study of the Prebiotic Effects on Intestine Morphology and Growth Performance of Broiler Chickens

Reza Sayrafi; Rasoul Shahrooz; Farhad Soltanalinejad; Shaban Rahimi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , March 2011, , Pages 45-51

  This experiment was conducted to compare the effects of prebiotic as alternative feed additive to an antibiotic growth promoter (bacitracin methylene disalicyate) on the growth performance and morphometrical parameters of the small intestine of broiler chickens. One hundred and forty four day old broiler ...  Read More