Volume 15 (2024)
Volume 14 (2023)
Volume 13 (2022)
Volume 12 (2021)
Volume 10 (2019)
Volume 9 (2018)
Volume 8 (2017)
Volume 7 (2016)
Volume 6 (2015)
Volume 5 (2014)
Volume 4 (2013)
Volume 3 (2012)
Volume 2 (2011)
Volume 1 (2010)
Trichinella britovi as a risk factor for alternative pig production systems in Greece and Europe

Vasileios Papatsiros; Labrini Vasileiou Athanasiou; Despoina Stougiou; Georgios Christodoulopoulos; Sofia Boutsini

Volume 11, Issue 3 , September 2020, Pages 199-205

  Trichinellosis is an important zoonosis and the most common source of human infection is meat from pigs and wild boars. The European Union (EU) supports alternative pig production systems (organic and free-ranging) as sustainable farming systems. However, these systems that allow outdoor access for farm ...  Read More

In vitro sperm storage with poultry oviductal secretions

Ana Karen Vargas Ibarra; Samantha Anahi Carcoba Pérez; Alejandro Avalos Rodríguez; Ana María Rosales Torres; Fernanda Rodriguez-Hernandez; Ricardo Camarillo Flores; José Antonio Quintana López; José Antonio Herrera Barragán

Volume 11, Issue 3 , September 2020, Pages 207-211

  In the hen oviduct, tubules have been identified that preserve the sperm, maintaining viability for up to 15 weeks. This study aimed to evaluate the physiological status of rooster sperm when preserved in vitro with uterus vaginal junction secretions (UVJS). Males and females of the Rhode Island breed ...  Read More

Metabolomic profiling of liver tissues after acute administration of vardenafil in rats

Onur Şenol; Şaziye Sezin Palabiyik; Beyzagül Polat; Yücel Kadioğlu; Mehmet Emrah Yaman

Volume 11, Issue 3 , September 2020, Pages 213-217

  Erectile dysfunction (ED) diseases have almost affected 100 million men all over the world. Orally administered phosphodiesterase 5 (PDE 5) inhibitors are the most used pharmaceutical formulations for the treatment of ED. In this study, it is aimed to investigate the metabolomics feature of orally administered ...  Read More

Effect of oregano essential oil supplementation on performance, biochemical, hematological parameters and intestinal histomorphometry of Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix Japonica)

Sameh Mohamed Farouk; Mohamed Sayed Yusuf; Adel Ahmed Sabry El Nabtiti; Heba Mohammed Ahmed Abdelrazek

Volume 11, Issue 3 , September 2020, Pages 219-227

  This study was performed to evaluate the efficacy of two levels of dietary oregano essential oil (OEO) on growth performances, biochemical, hematological parameters, and intestinal histomorphology in Japanese quail. A total number of 99 quail chicks were divided into three groups (33 quails per group): ...  Read More

Central H2 histaminergic and alpha-2 adrenergic receptors involvement in crocetin-induced antinociception in orofacial formalin pain in rats

Amir Erfanparast; Esmaeal Tamaddonfard; Farzin Henareh-Chareh

Volume 11, Issue 3 , September 2020, Pages 229-234

  Previous findings have shown that saffron (Crocus sativus L.) extract and its active constituents produce antinociceptive effects in the rat models of orofacial pain. In the present study, the central H2 histaminergic and alpha-2 adrenergic receptors involvement in crocetin-induced antinociception ...  Read More

Comparative evaluation of the therapeutic effects of silymarin and hydrocortisone on clinical and hematological alterations, and organ injury (liver and heart) in low-dose canine lipopolysaccharide-induced sepsis model

Alale Soltanian; Bahman Mosallanejad; Mohammad Razi Jalali; Hossein Najafzadeh Varzi; Masoud Ghorbanpoor

Volume 11, Issue 3 , September 2020, Pages 235-241

  The present study aimed to examine the effectiveness of silymarin compared to hydrocortisone on clinical and hematological alterations and organ injury (liver and heart) in a low-dose canine lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-induced sepsis model. Fifteen clinically healthy dogs were randomly categorized into ...  Read More

Molecular analysis of pyrethroid resistance in Cimex hemipterus (Hemiptera: Cimicidae) collected from different parts of Iran

Awat Samiei; Mousa Tavassoli; Karim Mardani

Volume 11, Issue 3 , September 2020, Pages 243-248

  The present study was aimed to assess the bedbugs susceptibility to pyrethroid insecticides using molecular analysis. With the aid of pest control companies, adult bedbugs were collected from various places such as hotels, residential houses, and industrial buildings in seven cities highly crowded with ...  Read More

The effect of intracerebroventricular administration of neuropeptide Y on reproductive axis function in the male Wistar rats: Involvement of hypothalamic KiSS1/GPR54 system

Vahid Azizi; Shahrbanoo Oryan; Homayoun Khazali

Volume 11, Issue 3 , September 2020, Pages 249-256

  Several studies have shown that neuropeptide Y (NPY) is considered to be one of the key regulators of the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal axis in the mammals. Also, kisspeptin is a powerful upstream regulator of gonadotropin-releasing hormone neurons in the hypothalamus. The present study aims to investigate ...  Read More

Protective effect of vitamin E on sperm quality and in vitro fertilizing potential and testosterone concentration in polyvinyl chloride treated Male rats

Abbas Sadeghi; Farah Farokhi; Ali Shalizar Jalali; Gholamreza Najafi

Volume 11, Issue 3 , September 2020, Pages 257-263

  Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) has toxic effects through the induction of oxidative stress in the body and testicles. Vitamin E (Vit E) is a dietary compound that functions as an antioxidant scavenging toxic free radicals. The present study aimed to probe the protective effect of Vit E against PVC-induced ...  Read More

Molecular phylogenetic and genetic variability of Fasciola gigantica in Kermanshah province, western Iran with an overview to understand haplotypes distribution in Asia and Africa

Mohammad Bagher Rokni; Homayoon Bashiri; Saber Raeghi; Aref Teimouri; Vahid Shojaeimotlagh; Mohammad Reza Shiee; Arezoo Bozorgomid

Volume 11, Issue 3 , September 2020, Pages 265-271

  Over the last decade, diagnostic tools to detect and differentiate Fasciola species have improved, but our understanding of the distribution of haplotypes and population structure of this parasite is less clear. This study was designed to survey this gap in the F. gigantica epidemiology in Kermanshah ...  Read More

Anti-quorum sensing effects of Licochalcone A and Epigallocatechin-3-gallate against Salmonella Typhimurium from poultry sources

Somayyeh Hosseinzadeh; Habib Dastmalchi Saei; Malahat Ahmadi; Taghi Salehi

Volume 11, Issue 3 , September 2020, Pages 273-279

  Quorum sensing (QS) is a cell density-dependent mechanism used by many pathogenic bacteria for regulating virulence gene expression. Inhibition or interruption of QS by medicinal plant remedies has been suggested as a new strategy for fighting against antibiotic-resistant bacteria. This study aimed ...  Read More

Harris’s hawks (Parabuteo unicinctus) hematological parameters in different tropical locations

José Antonio Herrera-Barragan; Fernanda Rodriguez-Hernandez; Ricardo Camarillo-Flores; Gustavo Ernesto Quintero; Fernando Gual-Sill; Juan José Perez-Rivero

Volume 11, Issue 3 , September 2020, Pages 281-283

  This work described and compared the hematological findings of 25 clinically healthy Harris’s hawks(Parabuteo unicinctus) in captivity at two different tropical locations: 16 samples from Aguascalientes, which altitude is 1878 mean sea level, and nine samples from Amecameca which altitude is 2650 ...  Read More

Designing an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for detection of anti-penicillin antibodies levels in various species of animals in Khuzestan province, Iran

Mohammad Khosravi; Mohammad Rahim Haji Hajikolaie; Shahrzad Alipour; Ara Ameri; Mohammad Bafandeh Dehaghi

Volume 11, Issue 3 , September 2020, Pages 285-288

  The penicillin allergy is being increasingly recognized as a significant public health problem. Immunological responses to penicillin and other beta-lactam antibiotics are classified as immediate and non-immediate responses. This research aimed to develop an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) ...  Read More

Preliminary assessment of electrochemotherapy feasibility in dogs with vesical transitional cell carcinoma

Denner Santos Dos Anjos; Rafaela Guedes Buosi; Isadora Roratto; Luciane dos Reis Mesquita; Oscar Rodrigo Sierra Matiz; Carlos Eduardo Fonseca-Alves; Enrico Pierluigi Spugnini

Volume 11, Issue 3 , September 2020, Pages 289-293

  Electroporation is a technique that increases the uptake of chemotherapeutic drugs by tumors. Electrochemotherapy (ECT) has been successfully used to treat solid tumors. Recently, novel applications have been explored in the treatment of visceral tumors. This report aimed to describe the ECT as an approach ...  Read More

Histopathological and immunohistochemical characterization of testicular T-cell lymphoma in a dog

Fatemeh Namazi; Aidin Shojaee Tabrizi; Forough Zarei Kordshouli

Volume 11, Issue 3 , September 2020, Pages 295-297

  Canine lymphoma is the most common neoplasm of the hematopoietic system with the most frequently diagnosed malignancy. Also, dogs affected by T-cell lymphoma displayed a lower rate of complete chemotherapy response and have a high risk of death in the early stage of the disease. A 5-year-old male mixed ...  Read More