Volume 15 (2024)
Volume 14 (2023)
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)
Application of metagenomic sequencing toward rapid and sensitive ‎diagnosis of goose avastrovirus infection in China

Guangwei Zhao; Xinzhu Deng; Di Wu; Ruibing Cao; Aojun Shao; Yu Zhou; Tianqi Zhang; Ge Li; Hongzhang He; Jing Lu; Liwu Zhang

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 1-6

  The gosling gout, a newly emerged disease, has widely broken out in China since 2017. Typical signs for the disease include diarrhea, anorexia, depression, dehydration, emaciation and paralysis. At autopsy, uratosis was the main pathological change which could be found at kidney, pericardium, air sac, ...  Read More

Investigation of the anticancer and apoptotic effect of Micromeria congesta ‎under in vitro conditions and detection of related genes by real-time PCR

Hikmet Dinç; Akın Yiğin; İsmail Koyuncu; Mustafa Aslan

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 7-14

  At the present time cancer is one of the biggest health problems and because of the problems encountered in its treatment, alternative treatment methods of herbal origin are researched. In this study, the cytotoxic effects of the essential oil extracted from the Micromeria congesta plant on various cancer ...  Read More

Effects of age and sex on some hematological and biochemical parameters in Hair goats

Tahir Karaşahin; Nese Hayat Aksoy; Şükrü Dursun; Gaye Bulut; Ali Evren Haydardedeoğlu; Güzin Çamkerten; İlker Çamkerten; Ramazan İlgün

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 15-19

  This study was performed to determine the blood reference values of hematological and biochemical parameters in Hair goats at different ages. For this aim, clinically healthy Hair goats (n = 180, ages of six month and 1-3 years male and female) were used to collect blood samples. In whole blood, white ...  Read More

Comparison of meat quality characteristics of dry aged lamb loins and ‎optimization of dry aging process

Ümit Gürbüz; Hatice Ahu Kahraman; Arife Ezgi Telli; Yusuf Biçer; Yusuf Doğruer

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 21-27

  The purpose of the present study was to investigate the physicochemical characteristics, meat quality, oxidative stability and sensory properties of lamb meat during 0, 7 and 14 day of the dry aging process. The M. longissimus lumborum (LL) and M. longissimus thoracis (LT) muscles from male Akkaraman ...  Read More

In vitro effects of essential oils of Tanacetum balsamita and carvone on the ‎contractility of bovine ileum smooth muscles

Masoud Ahmadnejad-Asl-Gavgani; Masoud Maham; Bahram Dalir-Naghadeh

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 29-37

  Tanacetum balsamita (Asteraceae) is a medicinal plant previously used in human medicine to solve gastrointestinal problems such as abdominal pain. Anti-inflammatory, analgesic, immune-modulatory, and antioxidant effects of T. balsamita have been proven in previous studies. The present study investigated ...  Read More

Echocardiographic assessment of intravenous administration of medetomidine and xylazine hydrochloride at different sedative doses in one-humped camel calves (Camelus dromedarious)

Mohammad Reza Esmaili Nejad; Majid Masoudifard; Omid Azari; Ehsanollah Sakhaee; Nima Ghalekhani

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 39-46

  Echocardiography illustrates a convenient and noninvasive tool for measuring cardiac output (CO) changes after administration of sedative drugs, but it is unknown in camelids practice. The aim of present study was to investigate echocardiographic effects of intravenous (IV) injection of medetomidine ...  Read More

Histological and stereological approaches for detection of tissues and fraud in some meat products ‎

Nasser Darban Maghami; Abolghasem Nabipour; Mohammad Mohsenzadeh; Maryam Torabi

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 47-53

  Meat and meat products are highly important sources of protein in the diet. Nowadays, the consumption of meat and meat products has increased owing to modern manufacturing techniques. Due to the economic value of meat, the use of unauthorized tissue is possible in meat products. In some cases, there ...  Read More

Detection and distribution of virulence genes in Aeromonas hydrophila ‎isolates causing infection in cultured carps ‎

Mina Ahangarzadeh; Masoud Ghorbanpour Najafabadi; Rahim Peyghan; Hossein Houshmand; Mostafa Sharif Rohani; Mehdi Soltani

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 55-60

  Aeromonas hydrophila is a bacterium associated with many diseases and disorders such as fin rot, skin ulcers and lethal hemorrhagic septicemia in fish. It bears several virulence factors including type III secretion system (T3SS), aerolysin, cytolytic enterotoxin and enzymes (e.g. hemolysins, lipase) ...  Read More

Evaluation of dietary betaine on post-thawed semen quality in mature bulls ‎during summer heat stress

Reza Ijab; Esmail Ayen; Amir Khaki; Ali Soleimanzadeh

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 61-70

  Heat stress (HS) has caused relative hypoxia, oxidative stress and high level of homocysteine, which contributes significantly to fertility failures in bulls. The aim of present study was to evaluate the role of dietary betaine (BET) in improving dual purpose Simmental (Fleckvieh) post-thawed semen quality ...  Read More

Addition of MitoTEMPO to the maturation medium improves in vitro ‎maturation competence of bovine oocytes

Iman Yousefian; Ahmad Zare-Shahneh; Hamid Kohram

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 71-78

  The effects of MitoTEMPO, a mitochondria-targeted antioxidant, and its non-targeted parent, TEMPO, on bovine oocyte maturation competence have not been determined so far. Hence, our study was aimed to investigate the effects of supplementing maturation medium with different concentrations of MitoTEMPO ...  Read More

Detection of Treponema phylotypes from digital dermatitis lesions and effect ‎of different phylotypes on lesion size

Marzieh Faezi; Azam Mokhtari; Ahmadreza Mohamadnia

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 79-84

  Bovine digital dermatitis (BDD) is a contagious infectious disease which causes lameness in dairy cows. It has a multifactorial etiology which is not yet fully understood but Treponema spp. seem to play a significant role in development of BDD lesions. This study evaluated the presence of Treponema phylotypes ...  Read More

Changes of plasma and gene expression levels of ghrelin and leptin in rats receiving kisspeptin and morphine

Homayoun Khazali; Fariba Mahmoudi

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 85-90

  Kisspeptin is a hypothalamic peptide which stimulates hypothalamus- pituitary- gonadal (HPG) axis. Morphine is an alkaloid which suppresses reproduction. Ghrelin and leptin are metabolic peptides which play role in relaying information to the HPG axis. In the present study, the interaction effects of ...  Read More

Antioxidant potential and fatty acid profile of fish fillet: effects of season and fish species

Aghakhan Kheiri; Javad Aliakbarlu; Rahele Tahmasebi

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 91-99

  The objectives of the present study were to investigate the effect of season and fish species on the antioxidant capacity, fatty acids profile, and vitamin E content of fish fillets from Aras River. The antioxidant potential of hydrophilic and lipophilic extracts of fish fillets was evaluated. The fillet ...  Read More

Neuroprotective and memory enhancing effects of Zataria multiflora in lipopolysaccharide-treated rats

Zohreh Arab; Mahmoud Hosseini; Narges Marefati; Farimah Beheshti; Akbar Anaeigoudari; Hamid Reza Sadeghnia; Mohammad Hossein Boskabady

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 101-110

  The study was aimed to evaluate the effects of hydro-ethanol extract Zataria multiflora on the brain tissue oxidative damage, and hippocampal interleukin-6 (IL-6) as well as learning and memory capacity in lipopolysaccharide (LPS) - challenged rats. The rats were randomized into five groups as follow: ...  Read More

Protective effects of Aloe vera gel on cisplatin-induced oxidative stress, ‎apoptosis and neurons structure in rat hippocampus

Naeem Erfani Majd; Raheleh Shahraki; Mohammad Reza Tabandeh; Shima Hosseinifar

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 111-119

  Cisplatin (CP) as an important chemotherapeutic drug is used for the treatment of various malignancies; but it has some side effects on central nervous system, in particular hippocampus. The present study was aimed to determine the protective effects of Aloe vera (AV) gel on CP-induced oxidative stress, ...  Read More

Mesalazine induces apoptosis via mitochondrial pathway in K562 cell line

Parisa Forsati; Yaghub Pazhang

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 121-126

  Inflammation is an initial response of the body to infection and relationship between inflammation and cancer has been established. Nuclear factor kappa B (NF-κB) is a central factor in inflammation and its activity contributes to tumor progression and apoptosis prevention consequently leading ...  Read More

Immunohistochemical detection of caspase 3 and proliferating cell nuclear ‎antigen in the intestines of dogs naturally infected with parvovirus

Tuğba Ersoy; Ozlem Ozmen

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 127-131

  Canine parvovirus (CPV) causes a contagious and fatal viral disease in dogs characterized by hemorrhagic enteritis. Apoptosis is a programmed cell death and one of the primary markers of this process is caspase 3. Proliferating cell nuclear antigen (PCNA) is also associated with important vital cellular ...  Read More

Pulsed-field gel electrophoresis fingerprinting of Listeria monocytogenes ‎isolates recovered from foods of animal origin and fishes in North-Eastern ‎India

Ingudam Shakuntala; Arockiasamy Arun Prince Milton; Samir Das; Sandeep Ghatak; Rajkumari Sanjukta; Kekungu-U Puro; Raj Kumar Pegu; Swapnil Prakash Doijad; Sukhadeo Balirao Barbuddhe; Arnab Sen

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 133-139

  Listeria monocytogenes is a pathogen of great concern to the food industry. The present study was aimed to explore the clonal relationships amongst L. monocytogenes strains isolated from foods of animal origin (milk, beef, chevon (goat meat), pork and chicken) and fish. Forty-six L. monocytogenes strains ...  Read More

First clinical isolation report of Shewanella xiamenensis from Chinese giant salamander

Yingming Zhu; Ting Yao; Yan Wang; Ziliang Zhao; Xiaowei Yang; Xia Liu; Guangwei Zhao

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 141-144

  Shewanella xiamenensis, a newly virulent zoonotic pathogen belonging to the genus Shewanella is the causative organism of emerging intra-abdominal infection, acute skin ulceration, rotten limbs and ascites in humans and animals. The global spread of S. xiamenensis entails severe economic impact. However, ...  Read More

Strangulating left colon volvulus following nonsurgical castration in a 6-year-old donkey

Saeed Azizi; Hamed Masoudi

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2022, Pages 145-147

  Colic is a clinical syndrome and has been defined as a visceral abdominal pain and/or acute abdominal disease. It is a common cause of morbidity and mortality in horses. The most common forms of colics are related to gastrointestinal tract in nature and most often linked to colonic disturbances. However, ...  Read More