Volume 15 (2024)
Volume 14 (2023)
Volume 13 (2022)
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)
Macroanatomical features of brachial plexus and its branches in Günther’s vole (Microtus guentheri)

Iftar Gürbüz; Yasin Demiraslan

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 395-399

  In the present study the comprisal of brachial plexus and nerves springing from the brachial plexus in Günther’s vole has been determined. Ten adult voles (five males and five females) were used in this study. Nerves comprising the brachial plexus and the nerves arising from brachial plexus ...  Read More

Characterization of a novel bullet-shaped lytic bacteriophage against extensively drug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from human and domestic sources

Mohadeseh Barazandeh; Khashayar Shahin; Abolghasem Hedayatkhah; Majid Komijani; Mojtaba Mansoorianfar

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 401-407

  Global spread and emergence of the extensively drug-resistant (XDR) strains of P. aeruginosa have become a concern, thus, searching for new alternative treatment approaches are required. This study was aimed to isolate and characterize a novel lytic phage against P. aeruginosa. Seventy XDR isolates of ...  Read More

Interrelationship of milk acute-phase proteins and casein percentage in cows and buffaloes subclinical mastitis

Hossam Farouk Ahmed; Yamen Mohammed Hegazy; Sameh Abdelmageed Ibrahem

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 409-414

  A total number of 62 clinically healthy dairy animals of three farms located in Kafr El Sheikh governorate, Egypt, were subjected to field screening surveys of subclinical mastitis (SCM) using California mastitis test (CMT). The obtained results revealed that 38.80% of quarter milk samples were positive ...  Read More

Gold nanoparticles improve the embryonic developmental competency of artificially activated mouse oocytes

Tahir Muhammad; Muhammad Ameen Jamal; Muhammad Ashraf; Nosheen Zafar; Shamaila Shahzadi; Tahir Maqbool; Faheem Hadi; Riaz Amjad

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 415-420

  Currently, artificial oocyte activation has attracted wide attention in assisted reproduction due to extensive range of applications, particularly in somatic cell nuclear transfer and deriving pluripotent stem cell lines and it is the unique model to determine the role of paternal genome. Numbers of ...  Read More

Efficacy of inactivated Parapoxvirus ovis paraimmune activator as a prophylaxis against mastitis and therapy for subclinical mastitis in dairy cattle

Tuğçe Demirlek; Ahmet Sabuncu; Sinem Özlem Enginler; Baran Çelik; Ömür Koçak

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 421-427

  Mastitis is the most important disease in dairy cattle industry because of its high economic losses both in herd management, milk and milk products. The aim of this study was to determine the efficacy of inactivated Parapoxvirus ovis (IPPVO) Para immune activator as a prophylaxis against mastitis and ...  Read More

Ventrolateral periaqueductal gray exogenous and endogenous histamine attenuates sciatic nerve chronic constriction injury-induced neuropathic pain through opioid receptors

Sara Salimi; Esmaeal Tamaddonfard; Farhad Soltanalinejad-Taghiabad

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 429-436

  The aim of the present study was to investigate the effects of intra-ventrolateral periaqueductal gray (vlPAG) microinjection of histamine and thioperamide (a histamine H3 receptor antagonist/inverse agonist) on neuropathic pain. To explore the possible mechanism, naloxone was microinjected alone or ...  Read More

Physicochemical, antioxidant, antibacterial and antibiofilm activity of Carum copticum essential oil nanoemulsion on Escherichia coli O157:H7 and Listeria monocytogenes

Alaa-eddin Dabowl; Mohammad Mohsenzadeh

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 437-444

  Carum copticum essential oil (CEO) is used to prevent the growth of food-borne pathogens. The Carum copticum essential oil nanoemulsion (CEON) was prepared using low energy sonication at 0, 2.50, 5.00 and 10 min based on surfactant to-oil ratio (SOR=1). Chemical composition, antimicrobial and antibiofilm ...  Read More

Introducing a new anti-Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus tick recombinant vaccine candidate using cathepsin and tropomyosin multi-epitope gene

Zahra Asadollahi; Sedigheh Nabian; Mohammad Taheri; Elaheh Ebrahimzadeh

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 445-450

  Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) spp. are important vectors for Babesia and Anaplasma species causing severe economic losses in livestock. Chemical compounds are commonly used to control tick infestation; however, acaricides resistance in tick has led to move toward alternative strategies such as vaccination. ...  Read More

Histomorphometrical evaluation of extensor digitorum longus muscle in sciatic nerve regeneration using tissue engineering in rats

Zahra Bakhtiary; Rasoul Shahrooz; Rahim Hobbenaghi; Saeed Azizi; Farhad Soltanalinejad; Ali Baradar Khoshfetrat

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 451-457

  Skeletal muscle atrophy induced by denervation is one of the common disorders in traumatic nerve injuries. The aim of this study was the evaluation of histomorphometrical changes of extensor digitorum longus muscle after denervation and its regeneration by tissue engineering. Ninety adult male Wistar ...  Read More

Effects of Ribes khorasanicum hydro-ethanolic extract on streptozotocin -induced diabetic complications in rats

Zahra Gholamnezhad; Mousa-Al-Reza Hadjzadeh; Reyhaneh Sotoudeh; Azita Aaghaei; Narges Kasraie

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 459-465

  The anti-diabetic effects of Ribes khorasanicum as a traditional remedy were investigated in diabetic rats. Thirty-five male rats were divided into five groups: control, diabetic, diabetic treated with metformin (300 mg kg-1; D+Met), diabetic treated with 250 and 500 mg kg-1 of Ribes khorasanicum hydro-ethanolic ...  Read More

Effect of different surgical methods in the mouse embryo transfer: Electrosurgery versus cold surgical technique effects on repeated use of surrogate mothers, pregnancy rate and post-surgical behavior

Navid Dadashpour Davachi

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 467-471

  Using the cold surgical technique (CST) is the most common practice to accomplish embryo transfer (ET). However, it can lead to uncontrolled bleeding and mortality in laboratory animals. Electrosurgery technique (EST) has provided the opportunity to prevent such complications. This study was aimed to ...  Read More

Effects of heat shock protein inducer on Hsp70 gene expression and immune parameters during Streptococcus iniae infection in a Persian sturgeon fry

Mina Baharloei; Behrooz Heidari; Hojjatolah Zamani; Hossein Ghafouri; Mahvash Hadavi

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 473-479

  Heat shock proteins (HSPs) as stress-related factors play a fundamental role in innate and adaptive immune responses in fish, which can be considered as strong candidates for the development of new methods for fish disease prevention. It has been proven that Pro-Tex® as a heat shock protein inducer ...  Read More

Cytotoxic effect of sea anemone pore-forming toxin on K562 chronic myeloid leukemia cells

Vali Abdoli; Roya Sarkhosh-Inanlou; Nowruz Delirezh; Safiyeh Aghazadeh; Nima ShaykhBaygloo; Mehdi Imani

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 481-485

  Chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML) is one of prevalent cancer worldwide. In spite of various designed drugs, chemoresistance remains the main obstacle in cancer cure. Therefore, developing novel strategy for treatment of CML is an urgent need. Fragaceatoxin C (FraC) is novel protein toxin from a ...  Read More

Effects of nano-manganese on humoral immune response and oxidative stress in broilers

Sepideh Sabaghi; Jamshid Razmyar; Mohammad Heidarpour

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 487-491

  The objective of the present study was to evaluate the alterations in selected indicators of immune responses and oxidative stress of broilers fed with nano-manganese. One hundred-sixty 1-day-old broiler chicks were randomly assigned into four groups with three replicates. Birds were fed the same basal ...  Read More

Measuring morphological parameters of the pelvic diaphragm muscles using computed tomography in healthy dogs

Mohammad Sadegh Ashtari; Abbas Veshkini; Majid Masoudifard; Hassan Gilanpour; Alireza Bahonar

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 493-496

  Evaluation of pelvic diaphragm muscles in dogs merits clinical attention because of the anatomical importance and their involvement in perineal hernia. This study aimed to evaluate the normal pelvic diaphragm muscles (levator ani and coccygeus muscles) using the computed tomography (CT) scan. For this ...  Read More

Protective effects of Equisetum arvense methanolic extract on testicular tissue disorders in streptozotocin-induced diabetic murine model

Mehrsa Fajri; Abbas Ahmadi; Rajabali Sadrkhanlou

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 497-503

  Diabetes in a long period can damage the testicular tissue and impair the male fertility potential. Recently, different herbal treatments have been used for the prevention of type I diabetes and its pathological effects. Methanolic extract of Equisetum arvense has anti-oxidant and hypoglycemic properties. ...  Read More

Molecular detection and analysis of virulence genes in multi-drug resistant Escherichia coli from infected broilers

Kazi Faizul Azim; Saneya Risa Somana; Md Kamrul Hasan; Md Javed Foysal; Md Hazrat Ali; Tanjia Afrin Chowdhury; Md Nazmul Hossain

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 505-510

  Escherichia coli associated infections are major threats in poultry industry owing to severe economic losses each year. This study was conducted to identify E. coli isolates, to evaluate their antibiotic sensitivity and to find out their virulence patterns from infected broilers of Sylhet city in Bangladesh. ...  Read More

Phylogenetic analysis and pathological characterization of fowl adenovirus isolated during inclusion body hepatitis outbreak in Tubas, Palestine

Ibrahim Mahmoud Alzuheir; Nasr Hasan Jalboush; Adnan Fayyad Fayyad; Rosemary Abdullah Daibes

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 511-514

  Fowl adenoviruses (FAdVs) associated with inclusion body hepatitis (IBH) was identified in commercial broiler chickens in Palestine. Investigated birds showed primary clinical signs and lesions of IBH including growth retardation, congested and enlarged liver with necrosis, petechial hemorrhage and basophilic ...  Read More

Severe abdominal distention due to ovarian cysts in a parrot fish (Paraneetroplus synspilus)

Rahim Peyghan; Ali Ghadiri; Elham Osroush; Zahra Tulaby Dezfuly

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 515-518

  In autumn of 2019 a three years old female parrot fish was referred to the veterinary hospital for diagnosis and treatment. The prominent symptom was inappetence and a large mass or unilateral distention in the abdominal cavity. Ultrasonography and radiology imaging with contrast media were done to evaluate ...  Read More

Babesia canis caused clinical babesiosis in a female Shih Tzu dog

Vahid Fathipour; Bijan Esmaeilnejad; Gholamreza Habibi; Asghar Afshari; Mousa Tavassoli; Siyamak Asri-Rezaei; Mahmood Mollazadeh; Sepideh Rajabi

Volume 12, Issue 4 , December 2021, Pages 519-522

  A 2-year-old female Shih Tzu dog was submitted with the history of anorexia and depression for one week and no prior surgery. Fever and pale mucosa were noticed in physical examination. Microscopic examination of the Giemsa-stained blood smear disclosed large form of Babesia and single to four pear-shaped ...  Read More