Volume 15 (2024)
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Volume 13 (2022)
Volume 12 (2021)
Volume 10 (2019)
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Effects of housing systems on keel bone damage and egg quality of laying ‎‎hens

Anna Dedousi; Mirjana Đukić Stojčić; Evangelia Sossidou

Volume 11, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 299-304

  The aim of this study was to investigate whether keel bone damage is prevalent in laying hens in Greece. The study was conducted in three industrial farms using different housing systems: (a) enriched cages, (b) floor system, and (c) free-range system. One hundred hens per housing system, randomly selected, ...  Read More

The effectiveness of Teucrium chamaedrys L. extracts on endometriotic ‎implant regression in rat endometriosis model

Sule Ozel; Ipek Suntar; Nilufer Ercan Gokay; Tugba Taskin Turkmenoglu; Murside Ayse Demirel

Volume 11, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 305-309

  The aim of the present study was to investigate the therapeutic effects of Teucrium chamaedrys L. (Lamiaceae) in the experimentally induced endometriosis in rats. Endometrial tissue was implanted into the abdominal wall of thirty Sprague Dawley rats; the rats with endometriosis were randomized into five ...  Read More

Effects of intensified or conventional milk feeding on pre-weaning health ‎and feeding behavior of Holstein female calves around weaning

Masoud Alimirzaei; Younes Ali Alijoo; Mehdi Dehghan Banadaky; Mehdi Eslamizad

Volume 11, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 311-318

  Health, inflammatory, and stress indices as well as feeding behavior around weaning were measured for Holstein female calves fed intensified milk or conventionally during the pre-weaning period. Calves (n ꞊ 48) were randomly assigned to one of two experimental treatments including a conventional (CF) ...  Read More

Evaluation of the effects of feeding male mice with palm, fish and sunflower oil on sperm characteristics and sex ratio of offspring

Beheshteh Abouhamzeh; Reza Youssefi; Vahid Akbarinejad; Ehsan Mirsadeghi

Volume 11, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 319-323

  Several studies have indicated that feeding female animal with fatty acids could result in alteration of offspring sex ratio; however, there is little information available regarding the effect of feeding male animal with fatty acids on sex ratio of offspring. The aim of current study was to investigate ...  Read More

A bioassay on tissue cholinesterase activity of Rutilus kutum (Kamensky, ‎‎1901) exposed to some common pesticides in Iran

Nima Shiry‎; Seyed Jalil Alavinia; Amin Gholamhosseini; Alireza Mirvaghefi

Volume 11, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 325-331

  The toxicological effects of three commonly used pesticides in Iran on the fries of Caspian kutum (Rutilus kutum, Kamensky, 1901) were investigated through determining 50% lethal concentration (LC50) 96‑hr and cholinesterase (ChE) inhibition. The LC50 96-hr of carbaryl, glyphosate, and malathion were ...  Read More

Chemical composition and antibacterial effects of some essential oils ‎individually and in combination with sodium benzoate against methicillin-‎resistant Staphylococcus aureus and Yersinia enterocolitica

Maryam Ekhtelat; Farzaneh Khalili Borujeni; Amir Siahpoosh; Abdolghani Ameri

Volume 11, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 333-338

  Side effects of chemical preservatives and drug resistance have raised interest in use of herbal products. This study aimed to examine the chemical composition and antibacterial effects ofCuminum cyminum, Mentha spicata, and Mentha longifolia essential oils individually and in combination with sodium ...  Read More

Chemical composition, antioxidative‎, antibacterial‎‎, and time-kill activities of ‎some selected plant essential oils against foodborne pathogenic and spoilage ‎organisms

Maryam Torabian Kakhki; Naser Sedaghat; Mohammad Mohsenzadeh

Volume 11, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 339-346

  Essential oils (EOs) have been utilized as a growth inhibitor of microorganisms. This study was aimed to recognize the composition, antioxidative‎, antibacterial‎‎‎‎‎‎‎‎, and time-kill activities of Origanum vulgare, Zataria multiflora, Syzygium aromaticum; and Cinnamomum ...  Read More

Histopathological assessment of protective effects of selenium nanoparticles ‎on rat hepatocytes exposed to Gamma radiation

Aria Sohrabi; Ali-Asghar Tehrani; Siamak Asri-Rezaei; Ahad Zeinali; Mehdi Norouzi

Volume 11, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 347-353

  Gamma radiation are used in many medical and technical applications, however, it is one of the most dangerous kinds of radiation and can be harmful to the body. The present study was designed to clarify the protective effects of the selenium supplementation as selenium nanoparticle and selenite selenium ...  Read More

Use of ovine acellular peritoneal matrix combined with honey and ovine fetal ‎skin extract in the healing of full-thickness infected burn wounds in a rat ‎model

Behrouz Nikahval; Ahmad Oryan; Parastoo Memarian; Amir Kamali

Volume 11, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 355-363

  Treatment of infected burn wounds remains a challenge in burn units. Silver-sulfadiazine (SSD) is the most commonly used topical antimicrobial agent in managing these wounds. We aimed to accelerate the healing of burn wounds by combined application of ovine acellular peritoneal matrix (OAPM), honey (H), ...  Read More

In silico prediction of linear B-cell epitopes for S1 protein of two Iranian ‎‎793/B isolates and their changes after 90 serial passaging‎

Arezoo Salarpour; Reza Toroghi; Gholamreza Nikbakht Brujeni; Reza Momayez

Volume 11, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 365-370

  Neutralizing, serotype-specific, and hemagglutination-inhibiting antibodies against infectious bronchitis virus (IBV) are induced by epitopes in the S1 protein. Most changes in the virus genome due to mutation and recombination during serial passaging in embryonated chicken eggs occur in the S1 gene. ...  Read More

Effect of Shirazi thyme on oxidant status and absorptive surface area of the intestine in cold-induced pulmonary hypertensive broiler chickens

Mohammad Ali Faraji; Hossein Hassanpour; Shahab Bahadoran; Waranyoo Kaewduangta; Hamed Zarei; Morteza Hosseininejad; Tahere Karimi Shayan

Volume 11, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 371-376

  The effect of Shirazi thyme as a medicinal plant on oxidant status (lipid peroxidation, protein oxidation, total antioxidant capacity and catalase activity) and absorptive surface area were measured in three segments of small intestine in cold-induced pulmonary hypertensive chickens. Birds were reared ...  Read More

The effect of sodium selenite on apoptotic gene expression and development ‎of in vitro cultured mouse oocytes in comparison with in vivo obtained ‎oocytes

Maziar Malekzadeh Kebria; Mojdeh Salehnia; Saeed Zavareh; Seyyed Saeed Moazzeni

Volume 11, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 377-383

  In vitro maturation (IVM) of oocytes is widely used in assisted reproduction technologies. The present study aimed to improve the in vitro oocyte maturation and its development through enriching the culture media with sodium selenite (SS). Moreover, the effects of SS on the expression of the oocytes ...  Read More

Stimulatory effects of nano-selenium and conjugated linoleic acid ‎ on antioxidant activity, trace minerals, and gene expression response of growing male Moghani lambs

Shirzad Ghaderzadeh; Farzad Mirzaei Aghjehgheshlagh; Saeid Nikbin; Bahman Navidshad

Volume 11, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 385-391

  Sheep keepers need suitable strategies to improve animal immunity and the quality of their products. This study was aimed to evaluate the effect of nano-selenium (nano-Se) and conjugated linoleic acid (CLA) on an antioxidant statue, trace minerals, and mRNA expression of glutathione peroxidase 1 (GPX1) ...  Read More

The effect of biofloc produced from a fish farming system on nutrients digestibility, rumen fermentation, feeding behavior, and blood parameters of Najdi goats

Asad Pormohammad; Tahereh Mohammadabadi; Morteza Chaji; Khalil Mirzadeh; Jasem Ghafle Marammazi

Volume 11, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 393-399

  The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of biofloc produced from a fish pond on digestibility, rumen fermentation, rumination activity, and blood parameters of Najdi goats. At the first, 200 common carp fish (1.00 g) in two water tanks were used for producing biofloc. Then, 12 goats (average ...  Read More

Effects of oral administration of titanium dioxide particles on sperm ‎parameters and in vitro fertilization potential in mice: A comparison ‎between nano- and fine-sized particles

Bahman Keramati Khiarak; Mojtaba Karimipour; Abbas Ahmadi; Gholam Hossein Farjah

Volume 11, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 401-408

  Titanium dioxide particles (TiO2) as the second most widely used materials in consumer products are composed of nano-sized (100 nm) particles (FPs). Toxicological studies on animals have shown that TiO2 NPs exposure can cross the blood-testis barrier and accumulate in the testis resulting in testicular ...  Read More

Histopathological and cytological analyses of endometrium in water ‎buffaloes (Bubalus bubalis) to detect estrus and endometritis

Zahra Salemi; Annahita Rezaie; Saad Goorani Nejad; Babak Mohammadian

Volume 11, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 409-414

  This study aimed to determine cytological, histopathological and cytomorphometrical characteristics of endometrium in healthy and endometritic uterus in the water buffalo. Fifty eight non-pregnant reproductive systems were collected from slaughterhouse. Efficiency of three methods of sampling including ...  Read More

Thiazolidines: Potential anti-viral agents against avian influenza and ‎infectious bronchitis viruses

Sara Musaddiq; Mirza Imran Shahzad; Farzana Firdous; Atia Iqbal; Mehwish Tanveer; Abida Ashraf; Samina Aslam; Samia Khakwani

Volume 11, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 415-421

  Viral outbreaks are a common cause of morbidity and mortality in livestock and human populations. Lack of good vaccines and poor control measures along with natural viral genetic drifting and shifting are the common causes of new viral strains and outbreaks. The current study reports the synthesis of ...  Read More

Seroepidemiological feature of Chlamydia abortus in sheep and goat ‎population located in northeastern Iran

Zakaria Iraninezhad; Mohammad Azizzadeh; Alireza Taghavi Razavizadeh; Jalil Mehrzad; Mohhamad Rashtibaf

Volume 11, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 423-426

  Chlamydia abortus (C. abortus) is a Gram-negative intracellular bacteria responsible for major economic losses due mainly to infection and subsequent induction of abortion in several animal species and poses considerable public health problems in humans. This study was conducted to determine the prevalence ...  Read More

Black proventriculus in Cobb 500 broiler breeders

Alireza Talebi; Amir Tukmechi; Ali-Asghar Tehrani; Sorayya Mahmudi

Volume 11, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 427-429

  The black proventriculus is a necropsy finding sign observed during post-mortem examinations of dead young chicks up to 10 days of age and due to variation in color of the affected proventriculus organ, it may be ignored in some cases, in particular when the disease occurs simultaneously with other well-recognized ...  Read More

A case of monocephalus, tetrabrachious and tetrapod in female newborn ‎goat

seyedeh saeedeh Heidarinejad; Yazdan Mazaheri; Sina Javidan; Ahmad Izadi

Volume 11, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 431-434

  All conjoined twins are originally born as a result of fertilizing one zygote (egg) and also called monozygotic twins experiencing an incomplete division of an embryo into two portions of the embryo usually causing the formation of the primary streak stage. The main reason for the creation of this defect ...  Read More