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)

Pathology
Successful hormonal and chemical induction of prostate cancer in a rat model: practical guidelines

Elisabete Nascimento-Gonçalves; Ana Isabel Faustino-Rocha; Fernanda Seixas; Bruno Colaço; Rita Ferreira; Paula Alexandra Oliveira

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 08 August 2023

Abstract
  Prostate cancer is a very common cancer in men, affecting approximately 1.40 million men worldwide in 2020. To improve the quality of life and survival of both animals and humans, effective therapeutic approaches have been developed and evaluated using animal models. The rat model of prostate cancer ...  Read More

Microbiology
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

Abstract
  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

Epidemiology
Biological characteristics of Equine Herpesvirus 8 and its pathogenicity in mice

dan dan xu

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

Abstract
  Abstract: Equine herpesvirus type 8 (EHV-8) is currently mainly isolated from donkeys. In order to study its biological characteristics and pathogenicity, the EHV-8 LCDC01 strain isolated in our laboratory was infected with Rabbit kidney cell (RK-13) cells and BALB/c mice, and the changes of viral proliferation, ...  Read More

Microbiology
Screening of vancomycin resistance-associated genes in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates from cattle, sheep and goats in northwestern Iran

Leila Maleki; Amir Tukmechi

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

Abstract
  Staphylococcus aureus is an important pathogen causing a wide range of diseases in both humans and animal. The aim of this research was to screen the vancomycin-resistant associated genes in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) isolates from animals. A total of 400 nasal swab samples were ...  Read More

Parasitology
First report of Hepatozoon felis infection in a domestic cat (Felis catus) in Iran

Bijan Esmaeilnejad; Awat samiei; Zahra Darabizade; Mohsen Akhoondi; Romina Salavati; Bahar Ahooghalandari; Vahid Fathipour; Arash Akhavan; Armin Fakheri

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

Abstract
  A 6-year-old male domestic short-hair cat (Felis catus) presented with weakness, anorexia, fever, icterus, a painful abdomen, ruffled hair and a tick infestation, and it had no prior surgery. Laboratory analysis revealed left-shifted neutrophils, thrombocytopenia, and decrease in albumin content, high ...  Read More

Anatomy
Effects of vitamin C and early-age thermal conditioning on pituitary ACTH cells in broilers chronically exposed to heat stress: an immunohistomorphometric and hormonal study

Jovana Cukuranovic Kokoris; Zoran Ružić; Zdenko Kanački; Slobodan Stojanović; Smiljana Paraš; Verica Milošević

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

Abstract
  The aim of this study was to examine the effects of heat stress (HS) on the pituitary-adrenal axis and whether the treatments with early-age thermal conditioning (ETC) and vitamin C, alone and in combination, could have a beneficial effect in alleviating these effects. For the experiment, 400 one day-old ...  Read More

Parasitology
Evaluation of drug resistance to albendazole and levamisole against lung worms in goat flocks based on faecal larvae count reduction test (FLCRT)

Sepideh Abdollahzadeh; Mousa Tavassoli; Bijan Esmaeilnejad; Ghader Jalilzadeh-Amin

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

Abstract
  The overuse of antiparasitic drugs as a method of control has led to insufficient effectiveness and widespread drug resistance worldwide. The aim of this study was to investigate the efficacy of albendazole and levamisole as antiparasitic agents in a lungworm control program in goat flocks. During 2021 ...  Read More

Small Animal Internal Medicine
Sequencing of pigeon circovirus and the first report of identification of beak and feather disease virus (BFDV) in clinical specimens of domestic pigeons

Hadi Shabani; Forough Talazade; Gholam Abbas Kaydani; Masoud Reza Seyfi Abad Shapouri

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 13 January 2024

Abstract
  An internationally identified syndrome that leads to deaths between domestic and ornamental pigeons, particularly after racing is Young Pigeon Disease Syndrome (YPDS). Pigeon circovirus (PiCV) is regarded as one of the potential factors in the occurrence of YPDS. This survey was conducted to determine ...  Read More

Physiology
Effect of thymoquinone on acetic acid-induced visceral nociception in rats: role of central cannabinoid and α2-adrenergic receptors

Esmaeal Tamaddonfard; Somayyeh Naderi; Saeed Nafisi; Farhad Soltanalinejad

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 13 January 2024

Abstract
  Thymoquinone (TQ) is the main biologically active substance of Nigella sativa black seeds. This chemical compound, TQ, has anti-cancer, anti-inflammatory, anti-diabetic, anti-oxidative and antinociceptive properties. This study was aimed to explore the effect of TQ in the acetic acid-induced visceral ...  Read More

Epidemiology
The 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

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 13 January 2024

Abstract
  The interval between parturition and the subsequent pregnancy is called Days Open or Calving to Conception Interval, which is affected by several factors, especially dystocia. Dystocia is abnormal or difficult calving for any reason necessary to help parturition through Labor.This study is a health education ...  Read More

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

seimyoung Han

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 06 February 2024

Abstract
  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 acute pancreatitis within 24 h of onset ...  Read More

Anatomy
Ultrastructural organization of the gallbladder mucous membrane of the Anglo-Nubian goat

Anna V. Prusakova; Nikolay V. Zelenevskiy; Aleksey V. Prusakov; Anatoly V. Yashin; Vladimir Sergeevich Ponamarev

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 09 February 2024

Abstract
  The aim of the study was to establish the ultrastructural organization features of the gallbladder mucous membrane of an Anglo-Nubian goat. The material for the study was the gallbladder wall’s fragments of an adult Anglo-Nubian goat. Further processing of the obtained samples was carried out according ...  Read More

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

Manoochehr Allymehr; Kamyar Yousefi; Alireza Talebi; Amir Tukmechi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 20 February 2024

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

Poultry
Protective effect of nanocurcumin on acetaminophen-induced hepatic and renal toxicities in pigeons

Saeed Seifi; Nasser Vajdi; Shohreh Alian Samakkhah; Navideh Mirzakhani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 21 February 2024

Abstract
  In this study, the effects of nanocurcumin on acetaminophen-induced acute hepatorenal toxicity in domestic pigeons (Columba livia) were investigated. Fifteen pigeons were randomly assigned into 3 groups. Group I pigeons served as the negative control group and received tap water as the placebo. Pigeons ...  Read More