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 2 (2011)
Volume 1 (2010)
Comparison of hyaluronic acid-containing topical eye drops with carbomer-based topical ocular gel as a tear replacement in canine keratoconjunctivitis sicca: A prospective study in twenty five dogs

David Williams; Sheldon Middleton; Hamidreza Fattahian; Roozbeh Moridpour

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2012, Pages 229-232

  The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of a hyaluronic acid containing eye drop in ameliorating ocular surface pathology and discomfort in canine keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS). Twenty five dogs with KCS treated with a topical carbomer (CA)-based tear replacement gel were moved to treatment ...  Read More

Causes of culling in dairy cows and its relation to age at culling and interval from calving in Shiraz, Southern Iran

Maryam Ansari-Lari; Mehdi Mohebbi-Fani; Abbas Rowshan-Ghasrodashti

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2012, Pages 233-237

  This study was designed to investigate causes of culling in industrial dairy herds in Fars province and to describe the pattern of reason-specific culling with respect to age of animal and interval from calving to culling. A total number of 9 dairy herds were selected for the study and information about ...  Read More

Immunoprotection in sheep against Haemonchus contortus using its thiol-purified excretory/secretory proteins

Selvarayar Arunkumar

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2012, Pages 239-244

  Excretory/Secretory antigen was prepared by culturing live adult worms of Haemonchus contortus in RPMI 1640 medium at a concentration of 50 worms per mL in a culture-flask at 37 ˚C for 24 hr and the culture supernatant was used as antigen. The E/S antigen was purified by thiol-sepharose affinity chromatography. ...  Read More

The effects of dimethyl sulfoxide and ethylene glycol as vitrification protectants on different cleavage stages of mouse embryo quality

Mina Ghorbani; Rajabali Sadrkhanlou; Vahid Nejati; Abbas Ahmadi; Gholamreza Tizroo

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2012, Pages 245-249

  The effect of modified vitrification was assessed on cellular development capability in mouse embryos cultured in vitro. In this study, 466 embryos (from zygote to morula stages) were vitrified then thawed embryos have been incubated for in vitro farther development up to blastocyst stage. Also, vitrification ...  Read More

Comparison of the effects of fresh leaf and peel extracts of walnut (Juglans regia L.) on blood glucose and β-cells of streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats

Somaye Javidanpour; Seyed Reza Fatemi Tabtabaei; Amir Siahpoosh; Hasan Morovati; Ali Shahriari

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2012, Pages 251-255

  There is some report about the hypoglycemic effect of Juglans rejia L. leaf in alloxan induced diabetic rats and hypoglycemic effect of its fruit peel administered intra peritoneally. Thirty male Wistar rats divided into five groups, to evaluate the hypoglycemic and pancreas β-cells regenerative ...  Read More

Phenotypic modulation of auto-reactive cells by insertion of tolerogenic molecules via MSC-derived exosomes

Aram Mokarizadeh; Nowruz Delirezh; Ahhmad Morshedi; Ghasem Mosayebi; Bahram Dalir-Naghadeh

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2012, Pages 257-261

  Auto-reactive cells-mediated immune responses are responsible for the current tissue damages during autoimmunity. Accordingly, functional modulation of auto-reactive cells has been a pivotal aim in many of recent studies. In the current study, we investigated the possibility for insertion of regulatory ...  Read More

Effects of in vitro selenium addition to the semen extender on the spermatozoa characteristics before and after freezing in water buffaloes (Bubalus bubalis)

Kamran Dorostkar; Sayed Mortaza Alavi-Shoushtari; Aram Mokarizadeh

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2012, Pages 263-268

  The aim of the present study was to investigate the effect of in vitro supplementation of selenium on fresh and frozen spermatozoa quality of buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) bulls. Five healthy buffalo bulls (5 ejaculates from each bull) were used. Each ejaculate was diluted at 37 ˚C with tris-based extender ...  Read More

Improvement of lipid stability of refrigerated rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) fillets by pre-storage α-tocopherol acetate dipping treatment

Ali Ehsani; Mohammad Sedigh Jasour

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2012, Pages 269-273

  One of the simplest methods for short-term handling and storage of fish is the refrigeration in combination with dip treatments. This study was conducted to determine the effect of pre-storage α-tocopherol acetate dipping treatments on lipid stability of refrigerated rainbow trout fillets. Trout ...  Read More

Relationship between liver lipid and liver dry matter in slaughtered ruminants

Hossein Tajik; Aligholi Ramin; Shahram Nozad; Babak Jelodari; Zohreh Eftekhari; Sina Ramin

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2012, Pages 275-279

  Lipids in liver wet and dry matter, liver moist and dry matter and their relationships were investigated based on species, sex and age in cows, buffaloes, sheep and goats. Mean percentage of lipids in liver wet and dry matter and liver dry matter in cows were 3.60%, 1.10%, 29.70%, and for buffaloes were ...  Read More

Diurnal variations in milk macro-mineral concentrations in Holstein dairy cows in Urmia, Iran

Shahram Nozad; Ali-Gholi Ramin; Siamak Asri Rezaie

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2012, Pages 281-285

  Milk samples from high and low milk producer Holstein cows, were obtained during the morning and afternoon milking over a one week period. Overall, 1064 samples were tested within 14 times sampling in Urmia, Iran. Milk macro-mineral concentrations in the morning milking and in low producers were greater ...  Read More

Histological study of the annular ligament in the rabbitfish eye (Siganus sp.)

Marziye Asli; Forooghsadat Mansoori; Amir Sattari

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2012, Pages 287-289

  Rabbitfish is economically valuable teleost species which lives in shallow coastal waters. Two species of rabbit fish have been recognized in southern sea of Iran (Persian gulf) as namely Siganus sutor and Siganus javus. In the current study, in order to investigate the histology of the annular ligament ...  Read More

Clinical and gross pathologic findings of complicated vertical fissures with digital dermatitis in a dairy herd

Mohsen Nouri; Javad Ashrafi Helan

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2012, Pages 291-295

  Careful antemortem examination and interpretation of findings, assisted by good clinical records, do much to throw light on the nature of vertical fissure in cattle. During an eight month period of investigation, 13 (3.2%) lame cows with vertical fissure out of 52 Holstein cows with different claw fissures ...  Read More