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  1. N-acetyltransferase 13 (NAT13) is a probable catalytic component of the ARD1A-NARG1 complex possessing alpha (N-terminal) acetyltransferase activity.

    Authors: Yalan Tang, Kerou Zhou, Qingqing Guo, Cheng Chen, Jing Jia, Qinghong Guo, Ke Lu, Hao Li, Zhiqiang Fu, Jinming Liu, Jiaojiao Lin, Xingang Yu and Yang Hong

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:335

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  2. Despite dental disease being a common health concern in alpacas, important dental pathology including apical infection, remains poorly understood. Treatment options are limited compared to veterinary dentistry...

    Authors: Kirsten Proost, Matthieu N. Boone, Ivàn Josipovic, Bart Pardon, Koen Chiers and Lieven Vlaminck

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:334

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  3. Captive amphibians frequently receive antibiotic baths to control bacterial diseases. The potential collateral effect of these antibiotics on the microbiota of frogs is largely unknown. To date, studies have m...

    Authors: Qing Tong, Li-Yong Cui, Jia Bie, Xiao-Yun Han, Zong-Fu Hu, Hong-Bin Wang and Jian-Tao Zhang

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:333

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  4. Captive wild animals in zoos infected with Cryptosporidium spp., Giardia duodenalis, Enterocytozoon bieneusi, and Blastocystis sp. can be sources of zoonotic infections and diseases. Therefore, to investigate the...

    Authors: Kaihui Zhang, Shuangjian Zheng, Yilin Wang, Ke Wang, Yuexin Wang, Azhar Gazizova, Kelei Han, Fuchang Yu, Yuancai Chen and Longxian Zhang

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:332

    Content type: Research article

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  5. While lymphadenectomy of metastatic lymph nodes (LNs) has been associated with improved outcome, the clinical utility of prophylactic lymphadenectomy in dogs with stage I cutaneous mast cell tumors (cMCTs) rem...

    Authors: Silvia Sabattini, Matti Kiupel, Riccardo Finotello, Damiano Stefanello, Eugenio Faroni, Walter Bertazzolo, Ugo Bonfanti, Antonella Rigillo, Sara Del Magno, Armando Foglia, Luca Aresu, Matteo Gambini, Mario Caniatti and Laura Marconato

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:331

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  6. The Leishmaniases are on the top of the global list of tropical neglected diseases. The number of infected dogs in South America is estimated in millions and correlated to disease cases in humans, especially i...

    Authors: Gabriela Döwich Pradella, Claudia Acosta Duarte, Taiane Acunha Escobar, Luísa Zuravski, Geórgia Camargo Góss, Jovito Adiel Skupien and Irina Lübeck

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:330

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  7. The purpose of this study was to investigate the usefulness of salivary cortisol (SC) and eye temperature measured by infrared thermography (IRTET) as biomarkers to manage competitions more effectively and monito...

    Authors: Monica C. de Mira, Elsa Lamy, Rute Santos, Jane Williams, Mafalda Vaz Pinto, Pedro S. Martins, Patrícia Rodrigues and David Marlin

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:329

    Content type: Research article

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  8. Chlamydia-like organisms (CLO) have been found to be present in many environmental niches, including human sewage and agricultural run-off, as well as in a number of aquatic species worldwide. Therefore, monitor...

    Authors: Mark P. Dagleish, Allen F. Flockhart, Johanna L. Baily, Ailsa J. Hall, T. Ian Simpson and David Longbottom

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:328

    Content type: Research article

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  9. Bashbay sheep (Bbs) has a certain degree of resistance to Mycoplasma ovipneumoniae (Mo), however, Argali hybrid sheep (Ahs) is susceptible to Mo. To understand the molecular mechanisms underlying the difference o...

    Authors: Zengqiang Li, Zhihui Du, Jie Li and Yanming Sun

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:327

    Content type: Research article

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  10. The gastrointestinal helminth, Teladorsagia circumcincta, is one of the major health risks and production-limiting diseases in small ruminant populations, particularly in temperate regions. With the increasing im...

    Authors: Jalal Aliabadi, Ehsan Rakhshandehroo and Azadeh Yektaseresht

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:326

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  11. Mycoplasma species have been associated with economically important diseases affecting ruminants worldwide and include contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP), contagious caprine pleuropneumonia (CCPP) and conta...

    Authors: Alannah S. Deeney, Rachael Collins and Anne M. Ridley

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:325

    Content type: Research

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  12. The cells of the entire body, including the skeletal system, especially of young animals, may derive from the bone marrow in which they multiply. Therefore, it is important to assess whether the diet and quali...

    Authors: Katarzyna Tajchman, Aleksandra Ukalska-Jaruga, Marek Bogdaszewski, Monika Pecio and Pawel Janiszewski

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:324

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  13. Angiostrongylus vasorum (Nematoda, Metastrongyloidea) is a vascular nematode that resides in the pulmonary arteries and the right side of the heart of a wide variety of carnivores, with an indirect life cycle usi...

    Authors: Georgiana Deak, Eduardo Berriatua and Andrei Daniel Mihalca

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:323

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  14. Coronaviruses (CoVs) have long been known to cause infection in domestic and free-living birds and mammals including humans. The zoonotic origin of SARS-CoV-2 and the biological properties of CoVs, including a...

    Authors: Małgorzata Pomorska-Mól, Hanna Turlewicz-Podbielska, Maciej Gogulski, Jakub J. Ruszkowski, Magdalena Kubiak, Anna Kuriga, Przemysław Barket and Marek Postrzech

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:322

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  15. Bovine mastitis is an important cause of economic loss in dairy farms. Streptococcus uberis is among the most frequently isolated bacterial species isolated from cows with mastitis. The aim of this study was to p...

    Authors: Nathália Cristina Cirone Silva, Yongqiang Yang, Marjory Xavier Rodrigues, Tiago Tomazi and Rodrigo Carvalho Bicalho

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:321

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  16. Urothelial carcinoma (UC) accounts for > 90% of canine tumors occurring in the urinary bladder. Toceranib phosphate (TOC) is a multi-target receptor tyrosine kinase (RTK) inhibitor that exhibits activity again...

    Authors: Daniela I. Korec, Darian S. Louke, Justin T. Breitbach, Jennifer A. Geisler, Brian D. Husbands and Joelle M. Fenger

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:320

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  17. Lobular dissecting hepatitis (LDH) is a rare form of canine liver cirrhosis that may be accompanied by portal hypertension in American Cocker Spaniels. In human patients with liver cirrhosis, portal vein throm...

    Authors: Yumi Sakamoto, Keita Sato, Chieko Ishikawa, Yumiko Kagawa, Tomohiro Nakayama and Manabu Sakai

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:319

    Content type: Case Report

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  18. Encephalomyocarditis virus (EMCV) infection can cause reproductive failure in sows and acute myocarditis and sudden death in piglets. It has caused huge economic losses to the global pig industry and that is w...

    Authors: Jiangang Zheng, Yinlan Xu, Ajab Khan, Panpan Sun, Yaogui Sun, Kuohai Fan, Wei Yin, Shaoyu Wang, Hongquan Li and Na Sun

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:318

    Content type: Research article

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  19. Corynebacterium urealyticum urinary tract infections can result in a rarely reported condition called encrusting cystitis whereby plaque lesions form on and within the urinary bladder mucosa. Chronic lower urinar...

    Authors: Ryan F. Peiffer, Carly Iulo, Tessa LeCuyer and Timothy Bolton

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:317

    Content type: Case Report

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  20. Thymidine kinase 1 (TK1) catalyzes the initial phosphorylation of thymidine in the salvage pathway synthesis of dTTP, an essential building block of DNA. TK1 is a cytosolic enzyme with its highest level during...

    Authors: Liya Wang, Hanan Sharif, Sara Saellström, Henrik Rönnberg and Staffan Eriksson

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:316

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  21. Metformin hydrochloride is a biguanide derivative that has been widely used to treat type 2 diabetes in humans. In veterinary medicine, metformin has shown increasing potential for diabetes treatment in differ...

    Authors: Sihem Bouriche, Angela Alonso-García, Carlos M. Cárceles-Rodríguez, Farouk Rezgui and Emilio Fernández-Varón

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:315

    Content type: Research article

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  22. Production, marketability and consumer preference of red tilapia often depends upon the intensity of coloration. Hence, new approaches to develop coloration are now geared to improve market acceptability and p...

    Authors: Khristina G. Judan Cruz, Ervee P. Landingin, Maureen B. Gajeton, Somar Israel D. Fernando and Kozo Watanabe

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:314

    Content type: Research article

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  23. Antimicrobial resistance and presence of zoonotic enteropathogens in shelter dogs pose a public health risk to shelter workers and potential adopters alike. In this study we investigated the prevalence of zoon...

    Authors: Ashutosh Verma, Kimberly Carney, Marina Taylor, Kaitlyn Amsler, Joey Morgan, Karen Gruszynski, Erdal Erol, Craig Carter, Stephan Locke, Ashton Callipare and Devendra H. Shah

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:313

    Content type: Research

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  24. This experiment tested the impact of the combined supplementation of glycerol monolaurate (GLM) and oregano essential oil (EO) to broiler diets. Growth performance, metabolic response, immune status, apparent ...

    Authors: Shimaa A. Amer, Samar A. Tolba, Dina M. M. AlSadek, Doaa M. Abdel Fattah, Aziza M. Hassan and Abdallah E. Metwally

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:312

    Content type: Research

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  25. Metabolic profile evaluation is a tool widely used in ruminant nutrition as metabolic cues that relate nutrition to physiology. Metabolic and hormonal traits change during pre-partum and lactation according to...

    Authors: Matheus Fellipe de Lana Ferreira, Luciana Navajas Rennó, Isabela Iria Rodrigues, Edenio Detmann, Mário Fonseca Paulino, Sebastião de Campos Valadares Filho, Hudson Caio Martins, Samira Silveira Moreira and Daniela Silveria de Lana

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:311

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  26. Pimobendan is a widely used medication for the treatment of dogs with congestive heart failure (CHF) and preclinical degenerative mitral valve disease (DMVD) with cardiomegaly. The benefit of a treatment in do...

    Authors: Stephanie Klein, Ingo Nolte, Katja Rumstedt, Maximiliane Sehn, Jonathan Friedemann Raue, Franziska Weiner, Julia Sophie Treese, Martin Beyerbach and Jan-Peter Bach

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:310

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  27. This paper presents the first described case of laparoscopy-assisted prepubic urethrostomy and laparoscopic resection of a tumor of the distal part of the urethra in a female dog as a palliative treatment.

    Authors: Przemysław Prządka, Bartłomiej Liszka, Sonia Lachowska, Stanisław Dzimira, Rafał Ciaputa, Joanna Tunikowska, Łukasz Juźwiak, Paweł Kucharski, Julia Rudno-Rudzińska and Zdzisław Kiełbowicz

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:309

    Content type: Case Report

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  28. PCV3 is a pathogen associated with porcine dermatitis and nephropathy syndrome (PDNS)-like clinical signs, reproductive failure, and cardiac and multiorgan inflammation, which was newly identified in 2016 in s...

    Authors: Tongtong Wang, Wenqiong Chai, Yonghui Wang, Wenqiang Liu, Zetong Huang, Li Chen, Ruihong Guo, Yuting Dong, Mengyuan Liu, Qiankun Zheng, Guiqin Liu, Changfa Wang, Wen-Ping Guo, Sidang Liu and Liangliang Li

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:308

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  29. Two experiments were conducted to compare the growth-promoting (experiment 1), protective, and immunostimulatory effects (experiment 2) of salinomycin, probiotic, a vitamin-selenium complex, and Ferulago angulata

    Authors: Zahra Nooreh, Kamran Taherpour, Hossein Ali Ghasemi, Mohammad Akbari Gharaei and Hassan Shirzadi

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:307

    Content type: Research article

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  30. Animal movement is considered the most significant factor in the transmission of infectious diseases in livestock. A better understanding of its effects would help provide a more reliable estimation of the dis...

    Authors: Yoshinori Murato, Yoko Hayama, Yumiko Shimizu, Kotaro Sawai, Emi Yamaguchi and Takehisa Yamamoto

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:305

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  31. Total fresh cassava root (FCR) production was 275 million tonnes in 2018 which equals 61.1 % of the total production, and Thailand produced 10.7 % FCR of the total production. FCR is one of the main energy sou...

    Authors: Phussorn Sumadong, Anusorn Cherdthong, Sarong So and Metha Wanapat

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:304

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  32. Interferon regulatory factor 2 (IRF2) is an important transcription factor, which can regulate the IFN response and plays a role in antiviral innate immunity in teleost.

    Authors: Hua Li, Xinping Chen, Yaoyao Zhu, Rongrong Liu, Linlin Zheng, Shijuan Shan, Fumiao Zhang, Liguo An and Guiwen Yang

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:303

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  33. Diseases of the central nervous system are a well-recognized cause of morbidity and mortality in equine. Collection and analysis of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) give information about the type and stage of degene...

    Authors: Mohammed A. H. Abdelhakiem and Hussein Awad Hussein

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:302

    Content type: Research

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  34. Wenzhou virus (WENV), a newly discovered mammarenavirus in rodents, is associated with fever and respiratory symptoms in humans. This study was aimed to detect and characterize the emerging virus in rodents in...

    Authors: Nina Wang, Lichao Yang, Guohui Li, Xu Zhang, Jianwei Shao, Jun Ma, Shouyi Chen and Quan Liu

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:301

    Content type: Research article

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  35. Lumpy Skin Disease (LSD) is an infectious disease induced by the Capripoxvirus, causing epidemics in Turkey and several countries worldwide and inducing significant economic losses. Although this disease occur...

    Authors: Burak Mat, Mehmet Saltuk Arikan, Ahmet Cumhur Akin, Mustafa Bahadır Çevrimli, Harun Yonar and Mustafa Agah Tekindal

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:300

    Content type: Research article

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  36. Avoidance of unnecessary antimicrobial administration is a key tenet of antimicrobial stewardship; knowing the optimal duration of therapy obviates over-treatment. However, little research has been performed t...

    Authors: Fergus Allerton, Koen B. Pouwels, Julien Bazelle, Sarah Caddy, Andria Cauvin, Luisa De Risio, James Swann, James Warland and Andrew Kent

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:299

    Content type: Study Protocol

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  37. Canine elbow dysplasia (CED) is a complex developmental skeletal disorder associated with a number of pathological conditions within the cubital joint. Because CED is a heritable disease, it is important to id...

    Authors: Mateusz Hebel, Wojciech K. Panek, Jakub J. Ruszkowski, Maria Nabzdyk, Dariusz Niedzielski, Katarzyna C. Pituch, Aaron M. Jackson, Maciej Kiełbowicz and Małgorzata Pomorska-Mól

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:296

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  38. Furosemide, a diuretic that acts on the loop of Henle, is commonly used to treat congestive heart failure in veterinary medicine. Some owners have difficulty in administering oral tablet medication to animal p...

    Authors: Suk-Kyu Koh, Jong-Woo Jeong, Seo-In Choi, Rae Man Kim, Tae-Sung Koo, Kwan Hyung Cho and Kyoung-Won Seo

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:295

    Content type: Research

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  39. Worldwide, veterinary practitioners and students are reported to be at higher risk of suicide, burnout, and depression compared to other occupational groups. The aim of the current study was to apply text mini...

    Authors: Marta Brscic, Barbara Contiero, Alessandro Schianchi and Cristina Marogna

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:294

    Content type: Research

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  40. There is little objective information concerning the effect of steam-flaked grains on foal’s growth performance and faecal microbiota. To determine the effects of steam-flaked grains on foal’s growth performan...

    Authors: Xiao Bin Li, Xin Xin Huang, Chang Jiang Zang, Chen Ma, Kai Xu Chen, Guo Dong Zhao, Qian Li, Xuan Yue Li, Wen Jie Zhang and Kai Lun Yang

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:293

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  41. Specific studies on the epidemiology of necrotic enteritis in turkeys are absent in the literature. Necrotic enteritis is common in turkeys and a leading cause of use of therapeutic antibiotics. This study des...

    Authors: Magne Kaldhusdal, Eystein Skjerve, Magne Kjerulf Hansen, Inger Sofie Hamnes, Bruce David, Skjalg Arne Hanssen and Atle Løvland

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:292

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  42. Shelters and similar facilities with a high concentration and fluctuation of animals often have problems with various infections, which are usually difficult to solve in such environments and are very expensiv...

    Authors: Martina Načeradská, Michaela Fridrichová, Martina Frühauf Kolářová and Tereza Krejčová

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:290

    Content type: Research

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  43. UTP-glucose-1-phosphoryl transferase (UGPase) catalyzes the synthesis of UDP-glucose, which is essential for generating the glycogen needed for the synthesis of bacterial lipopolysaccharide (LPS) and capsular ...

    Authors: Yucheng Zhou, Zhaoyang Bu, Jing Qian, Yuening Cheng, Lianjiang Qiao, Sen Yang, Shipeng Cheng, Xinglong Wang, Linzhu Ren and Yanling Yang

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:289

    Content type: Research article

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  44. Lifestyle factors such as hair length, the frequency of ear cleaning and bathing, age, cat rearing, and sex may contribute to opportunistic yeast infections in the external ear canal of cats. This study aimed ...

    Authors: Sara Niae, Chompoonek Yurayart, Naris Thengchaisri and Panpicha Sattasathuchana

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:288

    Content type: Research

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  45. Lactating dairy cows are the greatest livestock contributor of methane, a major global greenhouse gas (GHG). However, good feeding management with adequate mineral intake can offers an effective approach to ma...

    Authors: Ľubomíra Grešáková, Monika Holodová, Małgorzata Szumacher-Strabel, Haihao Huang, Piotr Ślósarz, Janusz Wojtczak, Natalia Sowińska and Adam Cieślak

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:287

    Content type: Research

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  46. Epizootic haemorrhagic disease virus (EHDV) and the Palyam serogroup viruses (PALV) have led to significant economic losses associated with livestock production globally. A rapid, sensitive and specific method...

    Authors: Zhuo-ran Li, Zhen-xing Yang, Zhan-hong Li, Xiang Gao, Zhong-yan Hu, Heng Yang and De-fang Liao

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2021 17:286

    Content type: Methodology article

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