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  1. Small ruminants are the principal component of livestock production in Tigray region, Ethiopia. But their productivity is affected by various factors. According to farmers and expert observation, goat abortion...

    Authors: Guash Abay Assefa, Teshale Teklue, Mebrahtom Hagazi, Gebretnsae Mezgebe, Weldegebrial G. Aregawi and Adehanom Baraki Tesfaye
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:132
  2. Bovine genital campylobacteriosis (BGC) is caused by Campylobacter fetus subsp. venerealis (Cfv) including its biovar intermedius (Cfvi). This sexually transmitted disease induces early reproductive failure causi...

    Authors: Nerea Pena-Fernández, Nekane Kortabarria, Ana Hurtado, Medelin Ocejo, Marcelo Fort, Iratxe Pérez-Cobo, Esther Collantes-Fernández and Gorka Aduriz
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:131
  3. Growing antibiotic resistance has made treating otitis externa (OE) increasingly challenging. On the other hand, local antimicrobial treatments, especially those that combine essential oils (EOs) with nanopart...

    Authors: Niloofar Jelokhani Niaraki, Shahram Jamshidi, Bahar Nayeri Fasaei and Seyed Mehdi Joghataei
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:130
  4. Vibriosis is one of the most serious bacterial diseases and causes high morbidity and mortality among cultured sea breams. This study was undertaken to track the surveillance of Vibrio infection and its correlati...

    Authors: Esraa Tawfeek Ismail, Mai A. M. El-Son, Fatma A. El-Gohary and Eman Zahran
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:129
  5. Probiotics are beneficial for animal health and new potential probiotics need to be characterized for their prospective use in improving animal health. In this study, 32 bacterial strains were isolated from a ...

    Authors: Hyun-Jun Jang, Jung-Ae Kim and Yangseon Kim
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:128
  6. Pseudomonas putida is a pathogenic bacterium that induces great losses in fishes, including Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus). Currently, the application of nanomaterials in aquaculture practices has gained mo...

    Authors: Afaf N. Abdel Rahman, Heba H. Mahboub, Gehad E. Elshopakey, Mahmoud I. M. Darwish, Heba Said Abdel-Rahman Gharib, Mohamed Shaalan, Esraa M. Fahmy, Heba M. Abdel-Ghany, Sameh H. Ismail and Hassnaa Mahmoud Elsheshtawy
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:127
  7. Ethno-veterinary practices could be used as a sustainable developmental tool by integrating traditional phytotherapy and husbandry. Phytotherapeutics are available and used worldwide. However, evidence of thei...

    Authors: Mihai-Horia Băieş, Vlad-Dan Cotuţiu, Marina Spînu, Attila Mathe, Anamaria Cozma-Petruț, Sorana D. Bolboacǎ, Ricarda Margaret Engberg, Anne Collin and Vasile Cozma
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:126
  8. Resolvin D1 (RvD1), a specialized pro-resolving lipid mediator (SPM), is derived from docosahexaenoic acid (DHA). It plays a key role in actively resolving inflammatory responses, which further reduces small i...

    Authors: Siyuan Zhu, Jingbo Liu, Qi Wang, Yong Yang, Lei Du, Xiaoyu Qiu, Renli Qi and Jing Wang
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:125
  9. The objective of this study was to examine the inter-relationships between pig farm management and facilities (as assessed by questionnaire) and post-mortem lung lesion (lung score assesment), which are the re...

    Authors: Zbigniew Kuberka, John F. Mee, Aurelia Walaszek-Kayaoglu, Małgorzata D. Klimowicz-Bodys, Arkadiusz Dors and Anna Rząsa
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:124
  10. The present study aimed to predict the biofilm-formation ability of L. monocytogenes isolates obtained from cattle carcasses via the ARIMA model at different temperature parameters. The identification of L. monoc...

    Authors: Adalet Dishan, Mukaddes Barel, Serhat Hizlisoy, Recep Sinan Arslan, Harun Hizlisoy, Dursun Alp Gundog, Serhat Al and Zafer Gonulalan
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:123
  11. Hemotropic mycoplasmas or hemoplasmas are bacteria that attach to the erythrocyte surface and cause bovine hemoplasmosis. Two species, Mycoplasma wenyonii and Candidatus Mycoplasma haemobos, have been identified ...

    Authors: Youngjun Kim, Hannah Kim, Jae-Hyeon Choi, Hyung-Chul Cho, Min-Jeong Ji, Yu-Jin Park, Jinho Park and Kyoung-Seong Choi
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:121
  12. The protozoan parasite Toxoplasma gondii causes toxoplasmosis, one of the most prevalent parasitic zoonotic diseases with significant economic and public health implications worldwide. Infection with the parasite...

    Authors: Mthokozisi Masombuka, Malekoba B.N. Mphuthi, Yusuf B. Ngoshe, Gloria Mokolopi and Nomakorinte Gcebe
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:120
  13. Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus (Canestrini, 1888), the Asian blue tick, is a highly invasive and adaptable ectoparasite. This tick species has successfully established itself in most regions of the world, wi...

    Authors: Patrick Etiang, Stella A. Atim, Joseph Nkamwesiga, David Nalumenya, Charles Byaruhanga, Steven Odongo, Patrick Vudriko, Anna Rose Ademun, Savino Biryomumaisho, Joseph Erume, Charles Masembe, Emma C. Thomson, Dennis Muhanguzi and Robert Tweyongyere
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:119
  14. Porcine ear necrosis (PEN) is a worldwide health issue and its aetiology is still unclear. The aim of this study was to describe the prevalence and the severity of PEN in a commercial farm, associated with pig...

    Authors: Gwenaël Boulbria, Théo Nicolazo, Charlotte Teixeira-Costa, Caroline Clouard, Arnaud Lebret, Valérie Normand, Céline Chevance, Justine Jeusselin and Élodie Merlot
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:118
  15. In Bosnia and Herzegovina, domestic and wild carnivores represent a significant driver for the transmission and ecology of zoonotic pathogens, especially those of parasitic aetiology. Nevertheless, there is no...

    Authors: Jasmin Omeragić, Naida Kapo, Vedad Škapur, Ćazim Crnkić, Šejla Goletić, Adis Softić and Teufik Goletić
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:117
  16. The aim of this study was to evaluate the changes in the serum and salivary inflammatory markers induced by Diabetes mellitus (DM) in dogs and to assess the possible confounding effect of gingivitis. A panel o...

    Authors: Lorena Franco-Martinez, Alberto Muñoz-Prieto, Francesca Busato, Birute Karveliene, Inga Stadaliene, Jose J. Ceron, Juana D. Carrillo, Juan D. Garcia-Martinez, Roman Dabrowski, Luis Pardo-Marín, Silvia Martinez-Subiela and Asta Tvarijonaviciute
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:116
  17. Swelling of the perineal region in male dogs is most commonly caused by a perineal hernia. Clinical signs associated with perineal hernia are constipation, tenesmus or stranguria. This case report documents a ...

    Authors: Natália Korytárová, Beate Bosch, Luise Grace Klass and Pavel Slunsky
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:115
  18. Melioidosis is a serious bacterial infection caused by Burkholderia pseudomallei, a gram-negative bacterium commonly found in soil and water. It can affect both humans and animals, and is endemic in regions such ...

    Authors: Anais Desoutter, Thomas Deshayes, Fabien Vorimore, Bernice Klotoe, Benoit Durand, Julien Colot, Gabriel Wagner-Lichtenegger, Ivo Steinmetz, Apichai Tuanyok and Karine Laroucau
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:114
  19. Millions of working equids provide socio-economic support for many low-income communities worldwide. With the prevalence of harness-related wounds reported as higher than 60%, this study aims to describe the e...

    Authors: Mathilde S. Merridale-Punter, Belay Elias, Abel L. Wodajo, Charles M. El-Hage, Hanna Zewdu, Reta Tesfaye, Gizachew Hailegebreal, Teshale Sori, Anke K. Wiethoelter and Peta L. Hitchens
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:113
  20. The present study evaluated the effect of two categories of feed additives on chicken performance through immunological and intestinal histo-morphometric measurements. A total of 150 one-day-old male broiler c...

    Authors: Yehia El-Sayed, Waleed Khalil, Nada Fayez and Abdel-Fattah Mohamed Abdel-Fattah
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:112
  21. At present, porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS) caused by the PRRS virus (PRRSV) is one of the most severe epidemics impacting pig farming globally. Despite the fact that a number of studies h...

    Authors: Chaiwat Arjin, Surat Hongsibsong, Kidsadagon Pringproa, Warintorn Ruksiriwanich, Chompunut Lumsangkul, Jirapat Arunorat, Phongsakorn Chuammitri, Mintra Seel-audom, Sarana Rose Sommano and Korawan Sringarm
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:111
  22. Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a common condition in veterinary medicine that is difficult to manage.Veterinary regenerative therapy based on adipose mesenchymal stem cells seem to be an effective strategy fo...

    Authors: Wenkang Jiang, Huina Luo, Mingming Zhao, Quanbao Fan, Cailing Ye, Xingying Li, Jing He, Jianyi Lai, Shi He, Wojun Chen, Weihang Xian, Shengfeng Chen, Zhisheng Chen, Dongsheng Li, Ruiai Chen and Bingyun Wang
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:110
  23. Endometritis is a common bovine postpartum disease. Rapid endometrial repair is beneficial for forming natural defense barriers and lets cows enter the next breeding cycle as soon as possible. Selenium (Se) is...

    Authors: Hanqing Li, Heng Wang, Luying Cui, Kangjun Liu, Long Guo, Jianji Li and Junsheng Dong
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:109
  24. Camel milk and silymarin have many different beneficial effects on several animal species. Meanwhile, Aflatoxins are mycotoxins with extraordinary potency that pose major health risks to several animal species...

    Authors: Nahla H. Hassaneen, Shabaan A. Hemeda, Abeer F. El Nahas, Sabreen E. Fadl and Eman M. El-diasty
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:108
  25. Feed supplements, including essential trace elements are believed to play an important role in augmenting fish immune response. In this context, selenium nanoparticles (SeNPs) in fish diets via a green biosynt...

    Authors: Eman Zahran, Samia Elbahnaswy, Fatma Ahmed, Engy Risha, Abdallah Tageldein Mansour, Arwa sultan Alqahtani, Walaa Awadin and Mahmoud G. El Sebaei
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:107
  26. Feline herpesvirus type 1 (FHV) and Feline calicivirus (FCV) are the primary co-infecting pathogens that cause upper respiratory tract disease in cats. However, there are currently no visual detection assays a...

    Authors: Fumei Jiang, Yunjia Liu, Xiaonong Yang, Yan Li and Jian Huang
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:106
  27. The aim of this study was to examine the effects of salt addition on the skin gene expression of Mucin, Antimicrobial peptides, cortisol, and glucose in Oreochromis niloticus after 5-hour transportation in wat...

    Authors: Heba Naeim Sadek Hana, Mohamed Abd El Aziz Ahmed Abd El Galil, Mohamed Abd Allah Mousa, Rasha S. B. El-Lateif and Arafah M. Emam
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:105
  28. members of the genus Sarcocystis are intracellular obligate protozoan parasites classified within the phylum Apicomplexa and have an obligate heteroxenous life cycle involving two hosts. A more comprehensive unde...

    Authors: Nahla HE. M. Ahmed, Ahmed Ghallab, Mohamed Shaalan, Mahmoud Saied and Eman Sayed Mohammed
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:104
  29. Salmonella enterica subspecies enterica serovar abortus equi (S. abortus equi) is one of the main pathogens that causes abortion in pregnant horses and donkeys, which was highly infectious and greatly restricts t...

    Authors: Zhanhai Mai, Han Fu, Ronghao Miao, Chong Lu, Xiaosong Zhang, Ziwen Yuan, Peng Ji, Yongli Hua, Chen Wang, Yuhui Ma, Haifeng Deng and Yanming Wei
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:103
  30. Effective therapy for many infections is becoming difficult due to the evolutionary development of drug resistance, and hence, the development of alternative treatment options mainly from herbs is crucial. The...

    Authors: Ayechew Yetayeh Emiru, Fekadu Regassa, Bojia Endebu Duguma, Asmamaw Kassaye and Belay Desyebelew
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:102
  31. Nutrition has a primary role for optimum expression of genetic potential, and most of the farmers have limited resources of green fodder. Hence, a fat-soluble vitamin, especially vitamin A and E and trace elem...

    Authors: Ahmed El-Sayed, Eman Ebissy, Ragab Mohamed and Ahmed Ateya
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:101
  32. Salmonella enteritidis (SE) is a major zoonotic pathogen and causes infections in a variety of hosts. The development of novel vaccines for SE is necessary to eradicate this pathogen. Genetically engineered atten...

    Authors: Lu Zhang, Tonglei Wu, Fengjie Wang, Wan Liu, Guixin Zhao, Yanying Zhang, Zhiqiang Zhang and Qiumei Shi
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:100
  33. The aim of the present study was to examine donkey sperm quality after intratesticular injection of hypertonic mannitol (HM) and saline (HS).

    Authors: Mohammadreza Baqerkhani, Ali Soleimanzadeh and Rahim Mohammadi
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:99
  34. Saidi sheep are the most abundant ruminant livestock species in Upper Egypt, especially in the Assiut governorate. Sheep are one of the most abundant animals raised for food in Egypt. They can convert low-qual...

    Authors: Mahmoud Abd-Elkareem, M. A. Khormi, Ragab Hassan Mohamed, Fatma Ali and Mervat S. Hassan
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:98
  35. Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia [CBPP] is a transboundary animal disease of cattle caused by Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides [Mmm]. CBPP causes severe economic losses to livestock producers in sub-Saharan A...

    Authors: Robert Tweyongyere, Joseph Nkamwesiga, Patrick Etiang, Israel Mugezi, Henry Wamala, Auther Tamale Wasswa, Maureen Kamusiime, Solomon Ainebyoona, Harriet Abizera, Frank Norbert Mwiine and Dennis Muhanguzi
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:97
  36. We investigated breed and gender variations in the compositions of long-chain (≥ C20) omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (LC omega-3 PUFA), fat melting point (FMP) and intramuscular fat (IMF) contents in biop...

    Authors: John Roger Otto, Felista Waithira Mwangi, Shedrach Benjamin Pewan, Oyelola Abdulwasiu Adegboye and Aduli Enoch Othniel Malau-Aduli
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:95
  37. Pasteurella multocida type A (PmA) mainly causes respiratory diseases such as pneumonia in bovines, leading to great economic losses to the breeding industry. At present, there is still no effective commercial va...

    Authors: Fang He, Pan Xiong, Huihui Zhang, Liu Yang, Yangyang Qiu, Pan Li, Guangfu Zhao, Nengzhang Li and Yuanyi Peng
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:94
  38. Bacteriophages are prokaryotic viruses that rank among the most abundant microbes in the gut but remain among the least understood, especially in quails. In this study, we surveyed the gut bacteriophage commun...

    Authors: Xinwei Xiong, Jishang Gong, Tian Lu, Liuying Yuan, Yuehang Lan and Xutang Tu
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:93
  39. With long-term research on the reproductive ability of Qianbei Ma goat, we found that the puberty of the male goats comes at the age of 3 months and reaches sexual maturity at 4 months,the male goats are ident...

    Authors: Jiajing Chen, Xiang Chen, Wei Guo, Wen Tang, Yuan Zhang, Xingzhou Tian and Yue Zou
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:92
  40. Application of a virus-like particle (VLP) as a nanocontainer to encapsulate double stranded (ds)RNA to control viral infection in shrimp aquaculture has been extensively reported. In this study, we aimed at i...

    Authors: Itsares Muikham, Orawan Thongsum, Somkid Jaranathummakul, Atthaboon Wathammawut, Charoonroj Chotwiwatthanakun, Pitchanee Jariyapong and Wattana Weerachatyanukul
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:91
  41. Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic condition that primarily manifests as demyelination of neuronal axons in the central nervous system, due to the loss or attack of oligodendroglia cells that form myelin. St...

    Authors: Ahmed N. Abdallah, Ashraf A. Shamaa, Omar S. El-Tookhy and Mohamed M. Bahr
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:90
  42. In this study, the protective immunity and immunogenicity of the monovalent and bivalent Streptococcus iniae and Vibrio harveyi vaccine were evaluated in Asian seabass. To analyze immune responses, 1200 Asian sea...

    Authors: Ahmad Erfanmanesh, Babak Beikzadeh, Majid Khanzadeh and Mojtaba Alishahi
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:89
  43. Strontium (Sr) has similar physicochemical properties as calcium (Ca) and is often used to evaluate the absorption of this mineral. Because the major route of Ca absorption in the bovine occurs in the rumen, i...

    Authors: Panpan Tan, Yazhou Wang, Linshan Mei, Juan J. Loor, Chenxu Zhao, Yezi Kong, Fangyuan Zeng, Baoyu Zhao and Jianguo Wang
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:88
  44. The 3D render volume reconstruction CT (3D-RVCT) produced detailed images of the PES region, determining its relationships with the surrounding structures. Despite extensive research in veterinary studies on t...

    Authors: Ahmed Nomir, Ashraf El Sharaby and Mohamed M. A. Abumandour
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:87
  45. The raccoon roundworm, Baylisascaris procyonis, can cause a meningoencephalitis as neural larva migrans which is known in avian species, including rainbow lorikeets in North America, but has not been described in...

    Authors: Sarah Pfetzing, Andreas Bernhard, Christian Bauer and Florian Hansmann
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:86
  46. Comprehending the correlation between body conformation traits of cows at the early stages of lactation and prevalent lactation diseases might facilitate the execution of selection and feeding strategies that ...

    Authors: Zhipeng Zhang, Jiayu Yang, Yiyang Yao, Dasheng Wang, Xubin Lu and Zhangping Yang
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:85
  47. In the present study, Aeromonas hydrophila was isolated from Tilapia zillii and Mugil cephalus samples collected during different seasons from various Suez Canal areas in Egypt. The prevalence of A. hydrophila, v...

    Authors: Hala F. Ayoub, Ahmed R. khafagy, Aboelkair M. Esawy, Noura Abo El-moaty, Khairiah Mubarak Alwutayd, Abdallah Tageldein Mansour, Reham A. Ibrahim, Dalia A. Abdel-moneam and Reham M. El-Tarabili
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:84
  48. Anticoagulant rodenticide (AR) poisoning was diagnosed in 3 Patagonian maras (Dolichotis patagonum) raised in the mara farm in Thailand. To date, there have been no reports of maras with diagnosed AR poisoning.

    Authors: Piyarat Chansiripornchai, Sawang Kesdangsakonwut and Somporn Techangamsuwan
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:83

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