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Volume 12 (2021)
Volume 11 (2020)
Volume 10 (2019)
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Molecular detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolated from different foodstuffs in Egypt

Doha Elsayed Naeim; Ibrahim Elsayed Eldesoukey; Amgad Ahmed Moawad; Ashraf Mohammed Ahmed

Volume 14, Issue 5 , May 2023, Pages 243-248

  Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection is a major public health problem. Therefore, this study was aimed to estimate the prevalence of MRSA in various food products. A total number of 204 food samples including raw milk (n = 30), cheese (n = 60), chicken (n = 25), beef (n = 24) ...  Read More

Effects of dietary thyme and rosemary essential oils on biochemical parameters, anti-oxidant metabolism, small intestinal morphology and myofiber structure of superficial pectoral and biceps femoris muscles in broilers

Recep Gümüş; Adem Kara; Seçkin Özkanlar; Halit İmik; Nevra Aydemir Celep

Volume 14, Issue 5 , May 2023, Pages 249-257

  This study was aimed at determining the effects of dietary supplementation with thyme essential oil (TEO) and rosemary essential oil (REO) on blood parameters, the anti-oxidant metabolism in the liver, breast and drumstick muscle tissues, the morphology of the small intestine, and the myofibril structure ...  Read More

Computational design of a chimeric toxin against Claudin-4-expressing cancer cells: molecular modeling, docking and molecular dynamics simulation analysis

Sepehr Safaei; Mehdi Imani

Volume 14, Issue 5 , May 2023, Pages 259-265

  Cancer is one of the main reasons of mortality all over the world. Over the time, the major ways for cancer-therapy were based on radiotherapy, chemotherapy and surgery. These methods are not specific enough for that purpose, therefore, new ideas for design of new drugs with higher specificity are considered. ...  Read More

Molecular serotyping of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) of animal origin in Iran reveals the presence of important non-O157 seropathotypes

Mahdi Askari Badouei; Haniye Taban; Ali Nemati; Luis Fernando Dos Santos

Volume 14, Issue 5 , May 2023, Pages 267-274

  The present study reported the first serotyping (O:H typing) data documented in Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) strains of animal origin in Iran in isolates recovered between 2008 to 2016. A total number of 75 STEC strains previously isolated from fecal samples of cattle, sheep, goats, ...  Read More

Echocardiographic assessment of right ventricular blood flow and tricuspid annular plane systolic excursion in apparently healthy domestic short-haired cats

Zahra Darabizadeh; Keivan Keramati; Dariush Shirani; Mohammad Molazem; Saeed Heydaryan; Yasamin Vali

Volume 14, Issue 5 , May 2023, Pages 275-279

  Right ventricular parameters change in many cardiovascular diseases; so, the presence of normal right ventricular parameters is necessary to diagnose these diseases. Ten clinically healthy adult domestic short-haired cats including six males and four females in the range of 2.70 to 4.80 kg were studied ...  Read More

Avian gastric yeast (macrorhabdosis) in cockatiel, budgerigar and grey parrot: a focus on the clinical signs, molecular detection and phylogenetic evaluation

Forough Talazadeh; Masoud Ghorbanpoor; Yasaman Bahadori

Volume 14, Issue 5 , May 2023, Pages 281-287

  Macrorhabdus ornithogaster is a microorganism that causes nonspecific and general clinical symptoms and to this day, diagnosis and also treatment have been yet hard. The present study was conducted to survey the prevalence of macrorhabdosis and to characterize M. ornithogaster phylogenetically in Psittaciformes ...  Read More

Molecular detection of Coxiella burnetii in Kope cheese and cattle milk in West Azerbaijan, Iran

Kowsar Mokarizadeh; Abdulghaffar Ownagh; Hossein Tajik

Volume 14, Issue 5 , May 2023, Pages 289-293

  There are few studies on Coxiella burnetii (Cb) as a causative agent of Q fever in dairy products in Iran. The prevalence of Cb was studied by polymerase chain reaction (PCR) method in Kope (pot) cheese and cattle milk collected from West Azerbaijan province, Iran. A total number of 240 Kope cheese and ...  Read More

Co-infections of major tick-borne pathogens of dogs in Andhra Pradesh, South India

Jalajakshi Kopparthi; Sridevi Chennuru; Chengalva Rayulu Vukka; Karumuri Nalini Kumari; Devalam Rani Prameela

Volume 14, Issue 5 , May 2023, Pages 295-299

  Implementing hemoprotozoan control strategies in dogs has become difficult because of the co-infections. A multiplex polymerase chain reaction (PCR) was carried out for simultaneous detection of the co-infections of Babesia gibsoni, B. vogeli, Hepatozoon canis and Ehrlichia canis from dogs (N = 442) ...  Read More