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Molecular insights on skewing of sex ratio in rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus) supplemented with dietary calcium and magnesium

Sharanya Jeevendra Naidu; Arangasamy Arunachalam; Akeem Babatunde Sikiru; Selvaraju Sellappan; Backialakshmi Sekar; Ippala Janardhan Reddy; Raghavendra Bhatta

Volume 14, Issue 8 , August 2023, Pages 405-413

  The effect of dietary calcium (Ca) and magnesium (Mg) supplementation on serum biochemical parameters, steroid hormones, gene expression, and the sex ratio was investigated in female New Zealand white rabbits. A total of 25 rabbits were allocated into five treatment groups: The control group was fed ...  Read More

Histopathology and molecular identification of Sarcocystis species forming macrocysts in slaughtered sheep and goats of Duhok, Iraq

Shivan Nawzad Hussein; Assel Anwer Ibrahim; Mohammed Shukri Shukur

Volume 14, Issue 8 , August 2023, Pages 415-422

  This study aimed to identify Sarcocystis species isolated from macroscopic sarcocysts of naturally infected sheep and goats using histopathological and molecular studies. A total of 260 macrosarcocyst samples were randomly collected from 1,337 infected sheep and goats slaughtered at different abattoirs ...  Read More

Irradiated oocysts in combination with inulin adjuvant-induced potent immune responses against Eimeria tenella infection in broiler chickens

Monireh Falsafi; Nowruz Delirezh; Elham Safarzadeh; Alireza Talebi; Zahra Heidari

Volume 14, Issue 8 , August 2023, Pages 423-429

  Coccidiosis is the leading parasitic disease in poultry. One of the most critical Eimeria species, Eimeria tenella, lives inside the cecal epithelial cells and induces bloody coccidiosis. The present study evaluated the effect of radiation-attenuated E. tenella oocytes mixed with inulin adjuvant on broiler ...  Read More

Small Animal Internal Medicine
Phylogenetic analysis of pathogenic Candida spp. in domestic pigeons

Forough Talazadeh; Masoud Ghorbanpoor; Milad Masoudinezhad

Volume 14, Issue 8 , August 2023, Pages 431-436

  The current study was conducted to survey the prevalence of pigeon candidiasis in diseased pigeons suspected to candidiasis by isolation, microscopic examination, and polymerase chain reaction (PCR) method and to characterize Candida spp. phylogenetically. For this purpose, samples were obtained from ...  Read More

Plasma microRNAs as non-invasive biomarkers in bovine endometritis caused by Gram-negative and Gram-positive bacteria

Arman Shokri; Reza Asadpour; Razi Jafai-joozani; Esmaeil Babaei; Abolfazl Hajibemani; Gholamreza Hamidian

Volume 14, Issue 8 , August 2023, Pages 437-445

  The purpose was to identify differentially expressed plasma microRNAs (miRNAs) in cows with clinical and subclinical endometritis. In this study clinical endometritis (CE; n = 23) based on vaginal discharge score (VDS), subclinical endometritis (SCE; n = 17) based on VDS (0), and endometrial cytology ...  Read More

Identification of an additional N-glycosylation site and thermostable mutations within the hemagglutinin-neuraminidase gene of the Newcastle disease virus belonging to the VII.1.1 sub-genotype

Seyed Sajjad Babaeimarzangou; Manoochehr Allymehr; Aidin Molouki; Alireza Talebi; Mohammad Hossein Fallah Mehrabadi

Volume 14, Issue 8 , August 2023, Pages 447-456

  Newcastle disease virus (NDV) is considered one of the most devastating avian viral patho-gens affecting the avian population, and it causes a significant economic burden on the poultry industry worldwide. The study aimed to gain deeper understanding of the molecular and phylogenetic analyses of the ...  Read More

Clinical Pathology
Molecular detection of bovine leukosis virus in naturally infected dairy and dual-purpose cattle in Mexico

Rosa María Cordero-Pulido; David Itzcóatl Martínez-Herrera; Héctor Vivanco-Cid; José Alfredo Villagómez-Cortés; Maja Louise Arendt; Peter Grube-Pagola; Carlos Alonso Domínguez-Alemán

Volume 14, Issue 8 , August 2023, Pages 457-460

  The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of bovine leukosis virus (BLV) in specialized and dual-purpose dairy cows located in the central zone of Veracruz state in Mexico, using endpoint polymerase chain reaction (PCR). The study population consisted of 307 specialized dairy cows and ...  Read More

Immunohistochemical investigation of parainfluenza 3 virus in sheep pneumonia

Gizem Eser; Yavuz Selim Sağlam; Serkan Yıldırım

Volume 14, Issue 8 , August 2023, Pages 461-464

  The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of parainfluenza 3 (PI3) virus antigen through histopathological and immunohistochemical (IHC) methods in sheep lung samples collected from Erzurum province, Türkiye. Between August and November 2017, 1462 sheep were dissected in the slaughterhouse ...  Read More