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 3 (2012)
Volume 2 (2011)
Volume 1 (2010)
Unilateral orchidectomy in donkey (Equus asinus): Evaluation of different surgical techniques, histological and morphological changes on remaining testis

Magda Mahmoud Ali Omar; Khaled Mohamed Ahmed Hassanein; Abdel-Razek Khalifa Abdel-Razek; Haroon Ali Yousef Hussein

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2013, Pages 1-6

  Unilateral orchidectomy (UO) is required when further breeding potential is important. It is sometimes necessary to remove a single testis in a matured stallion for therapeutic reasons. In this study, twelve donkeys were used to evaluate three techniques of unilateral castration, histological and morphological ...  Read More

The in vitro effect of leptin on semen quality of water buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) bulls

Amir Khaki; Rooz Ali Batavani; Gholamreza Najafi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2013, Pages 7-12

  The purpose of this study was to evaluate the probable effects of leptin addition in different levels to the semen extender on sperm quality (motility and motility parameters, viability, sperm membrane integrity, and DNA damage). Semen specimens were evaluated immediately after leptin addition, equilibration ...  Read More

Effects of different levels of vitamin premix in finisher diets on performance, immuno-competence and meat lipid oxidation of chickens fed on corn-soybean meal

Hoseein Moravej; Majid Alahyari-Shahrasb; Ali Kiani; Mona Bagherirad; Mahmood Shivazad

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2013, Pages 13-18

  The present study was carried out to examine the effects of a vitamin premix (VP) reduction or withdrawal from finisher diet (29-43 days) on performance, immuno-competence, and characteristics of leg bones and meat lipid oxidation of chickens fed on corn-soybean meal based diet. A total of 900 male broiler ...  Read More

The effects of vitamin B12 and diclofenac and their combination on cold and mechanical allodynia in a neuropathic pain model in rats

Esmaeal Tamaddonfard1; Farzad Samadi; Karim Egdami

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2013, Pages 19-24

  The present study was performed to investigate the effects of long-term intraperitoneal (IP) injection of vitamin B12 and diclofenac in separate and combined treatments on cold and mechanical allodynia in a neuropathic pain model in rats. Neuropathic pain was induced by crush injury in right tibial nerve. ...  Read More

Classification and grading of canine malignant mammary tumors

Abbas Tavasoly; Hannaneh Golshahi; Annahita Rezaie; Mohammad Farhadi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2013, Pages 25-30

  Histological grading is a good parameter to stratify tumors according to their biological aggressiveness. The Elston and Ellis grading method in humans, invasive ductal breast carcinomas and other invasive tumors are routinely used. The aims of this study were classification of mammary gland tumors and ...  Read More

Effects of in vitro copper sulphate supplementation on the ejaculated sperm characteristics in water buffaloes (Bubalus bubalis)

Mehdi Tabassomi; Sayed Mortaza Alavi-Shoushtari

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2013, Pages 31-36

  This study was carried out to investigate effects of copper sulphate (CuSO4) additive to semen extenders on sperm parameters: progressive motility, viability, membrane integrity and DNA damage, after semen dilution and cryopreservation. Semen samples of 5 buffalo bulls of 3-5 years old were collected ...  Read More

Follicle stimulating hormone increases spermatogonial stem cell colonization during in vitro co-culture

Reza Narenji Sani; Parviz Tajik; Mohammad Hassan yousefi; Mansoureh Movahedin; Babak Qasemi-Panahi; Shiva Shafiei; Mahmood Ahmadi Hamedani

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2013, Pages 37-41

  The complex process of spermatogenesis is regulated by various factors. Studies on spermatogonial stem cells (SCCs) have provided very important tool to improve herd genetic and different field. 0.2 to 0.3 percent of total cells of seminiferous tubules is consist of spermatogonial stem cells. To investigate ...  Read More

Detection of Toxoplasma gondii in sheep and goats blood samples by PCR-RFLP in Urmia

Mousa Tavassoli; Mohammad Ghorbanzadehghan; Bijan Esmaeilnejad

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2013, Pages 43-47

  Infection by the protozoan parasite Toxoplasma gondii, is widespread in humans and many other warm-blooded animals. More than half billion of world human population has serum antibodies to T. gondii and Sheep and goats are more widely infected with T. gondii. T. gondii infection can be diagnosed indirectly ...  Read More

Study on effect of salinity level of water on electrocardiogram and some of blood serum minerals in grass carp, Ctenopharyngodon idella

Ala Enayati; Rahim Peyghan; Ahmad Ali Papahn; Gholam-Hosain Khadjeh

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2013, Pages 49-53

  In this study the effects of salinity on the electrocardiogram and some of blood serum minerals in grass carp were investigated. For this purpose, grass carp were exposed to concentrations of 4, 8 and 12 g L-1 salinities and electrocardiogram of all fish was recorded. Blood samples were also collected ...  Read More

Detection of torque teno virus (TTV) in domestic village chickens in Iran

Majid Bouzari; Nima Shaykh Baygloo

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2013, Pages 55-58

  Torque teno virus (TTV) is prevalent worldwide and has been extensively studied in human and some wild and domestic animals. As the studies on TTV in chickens was rare and there was no information about the infection of domestic village chickens with TTV and also structural resemblance of this virus ...  Read More

Serum troponin I as an indicator of myocarditis in lambs affected with foot and mouth disease

Mohammad Reza Aslani; Mehrdad Mohri; Ahmad Reza Movassaghi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2013, Pages 59-62

  Foot and mouth disease (FMD) is a highly contagious viral disease of cloven-hooved livestock and wildlife results to relatively high mortality in young animals. Despite the numerous reports of FMD-related death in neonates, there is little data available on various aspects of FMD in lambs. This report ...  Read More

Rectal diverticulum in a terrier dog: A case report

Hossein Kazemi Mehrjerdi; Ali Mirshahi; Amir Afkhami

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2013, Pages 63-67

  Rectal diverticulum is a rare condition in dogs characterized by formation of a pouch or sac due to hernial protrusion of the mucous membranes through a defect in the muscular coat of the rectum. A 12-year-old male terrier dog was admitted with a history of a left perineal swelling, dyschezia and tenesmus ...  Read More