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Effects of pentoxifylline and alendronate on fracture healing in ovariectomy-induced osteoporosis in rats

Mohammad Mahdi Vashghani Farahani; Reza Farahani; Mohammad-Amin Abdollahifar; Mahdi Ghatrehsamani; Seyed Kamran Ghoreishi; Behnam Hajihossainlou; Sufan Chien; Atarodsadat Mostafavinia; Fatemehalsadat Rezaei; Mohammad Bayat

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 93-100

  Osteoporosis is determined by decreased bone strength that increases the threat of fractures. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of pentoxifylline (PTX) and alendronate (ALN), on the stereological parameters, and gene expression in callus of fracture in an experimental rat model of ovariectomy-induced ...  Read More

Determination of virulence associated immunogenic proteins in some of Lactococcus garvieae strains

Meryem Cansu Yesiltas; Ilhan Altinok; Rafet Cagri Ozturk

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 101-107

  Lactococcosis disease incident caused by Lactococcus garvieae has been increased with increasing aquaculture productions and outbreaks of the disease have become a threat on farmed species. To prevent lactococcosis, inactivated vaccine has been used, however, it only provides protection when given by ...  Read More

Food Hygiene
Effect of combined application of Pimpinella affinis essential oil and extract in zein edible coating on vacuum packaged rainbow trout fillet quality

Fatemeh Esmaeli; Hossein Tajik; Tooraj Mehdizadeh; Mahsa Maiely

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 109-117

  In the present study, the antioxidant and antimicrobial effects of essential oil (EO) and extract of Pimpinella affinis on the shelf life of rainbow trout during storage at refrigerator temperature based on three indicators of microbial, chemical and sensory quality parameters were evaluated. For this ...  Read More

A serological and parasitological study of Toxoplasma gondii infection in stray cats of Mashhad, Khorasan Razavi province, Iran

Majid Khodaverdi; Gholamreza Razmi

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 119-123

  The aim of the present study was to determine seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii infectionin stray cats and correlation with oocyst shedding and IFN-γ concentration. From April to August 2016, one hundred fifty-nine stray cats were captured from various localities in Mashhad area. The blood and ...  Read More

Effects of L-carnitine and betamethasone on ischemia-reperfusion injuries and sperm parameters following testicular torsion in a rat model

Siamak Kazemi-Darabadi; Reza Asadpour; Amir Ali Shahbazfar; Sajjad Alizadeh

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 125-132

  Testicular torsion is a consequence of spermatic cord twisting which causes progressive damage to the structure of the testis and reduces sperm quality and usually results in infertility. In the present study, with the assumption of the protective effects of L-carnitine and betamethasone against ischemia-reperfusion ...  Read More

Co-administration of retinoic acid and atorvastatin mitigates high-fat diet induced renal damage in rats

Leila Zarei; saied Mahdavi Rad; Amin Abollahzade Fard

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 133-138

  Obesity causes many problems such as cardiovascular and chronic kidney diseases. The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of retinoic acid and atorvastatin co-administration in kidneys protection against high-fat diet induced damage. Twenty-five male Wistar rats (200.00 ± 20.00 g) were ...  Read More

Effects of nano-selenium on mRNA expression of markers for spermatogonial stem cells in the testis of broiler breeder males

Seyed Sattar Jalali; Alireza Talebi; Manoochehr Allymer; Ali Soleimanzadeh; Mazdak Razi

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 139-144

  Fertility is one of the most important parameters in breeder farms and cockerels play an outstanding role in fertility of eggs in broiler breeder units. Todays, supplementation of feed-additives such as organic selenium is used to increase fertility. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects ...  Read More

Effect of treating recycled poultry bedding with tannin extracted from pomegranate peel on rumen fermentation parameters and cellulolytic bacterial population in Arabian fattening lambs

Afrooz Sharifi; Morteza Chaji; Alirez Vakili

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 145-152

  This study was conducted to investigate the effects of recycled poultry bedding (RPB) treated with different levels of pomegranate peel extract (PPE) as a tannin source on cellulolytic bacterial population and rumen fermentation parameters of fattening lambs. For this purpose, twenty-eight Arabian lambs ...  Read More

Effect of prostaglandin F2α and GnRH administration at the time of artificial insemination on reproductive performance of dairy cows

Abolfazl Mohammadi; Hesam Seifi; Nima Farzaneh

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 153-158

  The present study aimed to determine the effect of administrating prostaglandin F2α (PGF2α) and GnRH at the time of artificial insemination (AI) on the pregnancy per artificial insemination (P/AI) and the pregnancy survival rate of dairy cows. A number of 830 lactating Holstein cows were ...  Read More

Anatomical and cytohistological study of the pituitary gland in adult turkey

Ramin Jahangirfard; Ali Shalizar; Rasoul Shahrooz; Gholamreza Najafi; Aram Minas

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 159-163

  In order to conduct this study, eight adult turkey heads were obtained. Pituitary glands were harvested following cranial bones removal and examined morphologically and anatomically as well as topographically. Then, tissue sections were prepared and stained using Hematoxylin and Eosin, Alcian blue, orange ...  Read More

Large Animal Internal Medicine
Evaluation of oxidant/antioxidant status in serum of sheep experimentally envenomated with Hemiscorpius lepturus scorpion venom

Mohammad Darvish Khadem; Aria Rasooli; Alireza Ghadrdan Mashhadi; Ali Shahriari; Babak Mohammadian; Farid Barati

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 165-168

  Scorpion envenomation is a main general health problem in developing countries, especially in tropical and subtropical regions. Hemiscorpius lepturus as a member of the Hemiscorpiidae family is cause of the most scorpion sting lethality in Iran. In the present study, the oxidative stress and antioxidant ...  Read More

Diagnosis and characterization of duck beak atrophy and dwarfism syndrome in Chongqing of China

Guang Zhao; Tingting Huang; Di Wu; Liwu Zhang; Zeli Luo; Jia Liu; Xiaowei Yang

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 169-172

  Duck beak atrophy and dwarfism syndrome (BADS) is a newly emerged disease in China since 2015. In October 2017, an unidentified disease occurred in Cherry Valley ducks, Chongqing municipality, the southwest of China. The affected birds showed short beak and growth retardation clinical signs. The disease ...  Read More

Large Animal Internal Medicine
Brodifacoum toxicosis and abortion in an Arabian mare

Amir Zakian; Sajad Mami; Mohammad Nouri; Seyedeh Misagh Jalali; Meysam Tehrani-Sharif

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 173-176

  A 3-year-old pregnant Arabian mare was referred to the Veterinary Teaching Hospital of Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz with a history of bleeding and rodenticide ingestion. The results of paraclinical examinations showed severe normocytic and normochromic anemia, decreased serum total protein, albumin, ...  Read More

Large Animal Internal Medicine
Surgical treatment of a penetrated metallic foreign body in the oral cavity wall of a mare

Alireza Rahmani; Abbas Raisi

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 177-179

  One of the reasons of weight loss and poor performance in horses is decrease in food intake. Oral cavity problems can cause malfunctions in prehension and deglutition resulting in dysphagia. There are few published reports about a metallic foreign body disorders in the oral cavity of horses due to an ...  Read More