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Food Hygiene
Investigation of some metals in honey samples from West Mediterranean region of Turkey

Hidayet Tutun; Hatice Ahu Kahraman; Yaşar Aluc; Tülay Avci; Hüsamettin Ekici

Volume 10, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 181-186

  Analysis of elements content in honey is important for honey quality and safety and for monitoring of environmental pollution. The levels of 22 elements, aluminum (Al), barium (Ba), calcium (Ca), cadmium (Cd), chromium (Cr), cobalt (Co), iron (Fe), copper (Cu), potassium (K), magnesium (Mg), manganese ...  Read More

Attenuating effects of Mangifera indica leaves ethanolic extract against acetamiprid induced reproductive toxicity in male guinea pigs

Arthénice Jemima Nounamo Guiekep; Augustave Kenfack; Ferdinand Ngoula; Bertin Narcisse Vemo; Kenmeuhe Sidje Nguemmeugne; Etienne Pamo Tedonkeng

Volume 10, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 187-192

  Acetamiprid (ACP) belonging to the neonicotinoid family used against wide array of pests in agriculture and domestic purposes. In this study, we evaluated the attenuating effects of ethanolic extract of Mangifera indica leaves (EEMI) in averting reproductive toxicity caused by ACP in male guinea pigs. ...  Read More

Food Hygiene
Efficacy of lyophilized cell-free supernatant of Lactobacillus salivarius (Ls-BU2) on Escherichia coli and shelf life of ground beef

Mehran Moradi; Hossein Tajik; Karim Mardani; Parya Ezati

Volume 10, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 193-198

  In the present study, the effect of different concentrations of cell-free supernatant (CFS; 10.00 and 35.00 mg g-1) of Lactobacillus salivarius (Ls-BU2) on chemical, microbial and sensorial specifications of ground beef stored under the refrigerated condition was investigated. The antibacterial activity ...  Read More

The effects of captopril on lipopolysaccharide-induced sickness behaviors in rats

Azam Abareshi; Akbar Anaeigoudari; Fatemeh Norouzi; Narges Marefati; Farimah Beheshti; Mohsen Saeedjalali; Mahmoud Hosseini

Volume 10, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 199-205

  Neuro-immune mediators play an important role in the development of sickness behaviors. In the present study, the effect of captopril on sickness behaviors caused by lipopolysaccharide (LPS) was studied in the rats. The animals were randomized into the following groups: control, sham, 10 mg kg-1 captopril ...  Read More

Development and characterization of polyclonal antibody against human kappa light chain in rabbit

Mojgan Esparvarinha; Hamid Nickho; Leili Aghebati; Jalal Abdolalizadeh; Hadi Nasiri; Zahra Valedkarimi; Jafar Majidi

Volume 10, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 207-211

  Polyclonal antibodies against kappa light chain are used to diagnose diseases producing free light chain. The kappa and lambda light chains are products of immunoglobulin synthesis and released into the circulation in minor amounts such as serum, cerebrospinal fluid, urine and synovial fluid in normal ...  Read More

The in vitro effect of chick embryo extract on mice pre-antral follicles

Hossein Torkashvand; Rouhollah Fathi; Abdolhossein Shahverdi; Afsaneh Gollkar; Paul Mozdziak; Hussein Eimani

Volume 10, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 213-219

  Chick embryo extract (CEE) contains a variety of growth factors which may improve in vitro follicle growth. Therefore, the effect of CEE on mouse pre-antral follicle culture was evaluated. Different percentages of CEE (0, 0.50%, 1.00%, 5.00% and 10.00%) were added to culture medium. Hence, the osmolarity ...  Read More

Effects of curcumin on canine semen parameters and expression of NOX5 gene in cryopreserved spermatozoa

Parisa Aparnak; Adel Saberivand

Volume 10, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 221-226

  Canine seminal plasma contains antioxidant enzymes to protect sperm against internally generated ROS. These enzymes are removed from seminal plasma during the process of cryopreservation. The freezing/thawing process can cause some morphological and functional changes via ice crystallization and osmolality ...  Read More

The effects of crocin, mesalazine and their combination in the acetic acid-induced colitis in rats

Amir Faramarzpour; Ali Asghar Tehrani; Esmaeal Tamaddonfard; Mehdi Imani

Volume 10, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 227-234

  Crocin, as a carotenoid compound of saffron, exerts a potent antioxidant property. Mesalazine is frequently used in the treatment of ulcerative colitis. This study investigated the effects of separated and combination treatments with crocin and mesalazine in a rat model of ulcerative colitis. Ulcerative ...  Read More

Food Hygiene
Combined effect of Trachyspermum ammi essential oil and propolis ethanolic extract on some foodborne pathogenic bacteria

Ashkan Jebelli Javan; Shaghayegh Salimiraad; Bijan Khorshidpour

Volume 10, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 235-240

  Natural compounds including essential oils (EOs) are used to inhibit the pathogenic bacterial growth in foods. The objective of this study was to investigate the combined effect of Trachyspermum ammi EO and propolis ethanolic extract (PEE) on some food pathogenic bacteria. In this study, the effect of ...  Read More

Investigation of rumen fermentation parameters and some blood metabolites of dromedary camels fed with C3 and C4 forages

Pooria Dadvar; Tahereh Mohammadabadi; Mohsen Sari; Jamal Fayazi

Volume 10, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 241-248

  The aim of this experiment was to investigate rumen fermentation and some blood parameters of dromedary camels fed with C3 and C4 forage. Four fistulated dromedary adult camels were fed with diets as a changeover design, 30 days for each period. The diets included alfalfa hay + wheat straw (C3 forage) ...  Read More

Small Animal Internal Medicine
Serological prevalence of avian H9N2 influenza virus in dogs by hemagglutination inhibition assay in Kerman, southeast of Iran

Mehdi Saberi; Hadi Tavakkoli; Ali Najmaddini; Mahdieh Rezaei

Volume 10, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 249-253

  Influenza is a highly contagious zoonotic disease in the world. Avian H9N2 influenza virus is a significant pandemic pathogen widely distributed throughout the world. Pet ownership has been documented as a risk factor for infection transmission to human. Considering major public health concern, the prevalence ...  Read More

Effect of olive leaf powder on the performance and ileal bacterial count of broilers

Zahra Amini; Siamak Parsaei; Mohammad Houshmand; Reza Naghiha

Volume 10, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 255-259

  This experiment was conducted to investigate the effects of olive leaf (OL) on the performance, abdominal fat pad and some ileal bacterial population of Cobb broiler chickens. A total number of 400 day-old chicks were randomly distributed into floor pens and reared under the same condition until 14 days ...  Read More

Small Animal Internal Medicine
Leptospirosis and immune-mediated hemolytic anemia: A lethal association

Tommaso Furlanello; Ida Reale

Volume 10, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 261-265

  Immune-mediated hemolytic anemia (IMHA) is a common cause of anemia in dogs. The immune aggression towards erythrocytes can be triggered by many pathological conditions such as infection, inflammatory disease or neoplasia. Upon ruling out any eliciting conditions, a diagnosis of the primary immune-mediated ...  Read More

Clinical Pathology
Pneumonia infection by Morganella morganii in a male alpaca

Guangwei Zhao; Mengjian Ding; Di Wu; Zeli Luo; Jia Liu; Xiaowei Yang

Volume 10, Issue 3 , September 2019, Pages 267-269

  After sudden death with a history of about two weeks ruminal tympany, a 3-year-old, male alpaca from Huantaiqi Zoo, Chongqing, China was presented to the Animal Diseases Rapid Diagnosis Center, Southwest University, Chongqing, China for diagnosis of the death causes. At necropsy, the primary pathological ...  Read More