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  1. VP2 of chicken anemia virus (CAV) is a dual-specificity phosphatase required for virus infection, assembly and replication. The functions of the nuclear localization signal (NLS) and nuclear export signal (NES...

    Authors: Jai-Hong Cheng, Shyang-Chwen Sheu, Yi-Yang Lien, Meng-Shiunn Lee, His-Jien Chen, Wen-Hong Su and Meng-Shiou Lee

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2012 8:15

    Content type: Research article

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  2. Tolerability and efficacy of the intestinal phosphate binder Lantharenol® (lanthanum carbonate octahydrate) were tested in two prospective, randomized and negative controlled laboratory studies with healthy adult...

    Authors: Bernard H Schmidt, Ute Dribusch, Peet C Delport, Jürgen M Gropp and F Josef van der Staay

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2012 8:14

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  3. Salivary mucocele is an accumulation of saliva in a single or multiloculated cavity lined by connective tissue that is contiguous to a salivary gland-duct complex and is the most common condition affecting the...

    Authors: Thaís R Fernandes, Fabrizio Grandi, Lidianne N Monteiro, Breno S Salgado, Rafael M Rocha and Noeme S Rocha

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2012 8:13

    Content type: Case report

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  4. No clinical trials have been conducted in India on the efficacy of parenteral antibacterials to treat footrot in sheep. In addition, there are no studies worldwide on the efficacy of parenteral antibacterials ...

    Authors: J Kaler, S A Wani, I Hussain, S A Beg, M Makhdoomi, Z A Kabli and L E Green

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2012 8:12

    Content type: Research article

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  5. Mycobacterium avium subsp. avium (Maa) and Mycobacterium avium subsp. hominissuis (Mah) are opportunistic pathogens that may infect several species, including humans and pigs. Mah is however more frequently isola...

    Authors: Angelika Agdestein, Tone B Johansen, Øyvor Kolbjørnsen, Anne Jørgensen, Berit Djønne and Ingrid Olsen

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2012 8:11

    Content type: Research article

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  6. Available information suggests a mismatch between radiographic and orthopedic examination findings in cats with DJD. However, the extent of the discrepancy between clinical and radiographic signs of OA in comp...

    Authors: B Duncan X Lascelles, Yaa-Hui Dong, Denis J Marcellin-Little, Andrea Thomson, Simon Wheeler and Maria Correa

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2012 8:10

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  7. Within the genera Chlamydia, the development of refined diagnostic techniques has allowed the identification of four species that are capable of infecting pigs. The epidemiology, clinical, and zoonotic impacts of...

    Authors: Stina Englund, Carl Hård af Segerstad, Frida Arnlund, Eva Westergren and Magdalena Jacobson

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2012 8:9

    Content type: Research article

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  8. A central nervous system (CNS) disease outbreak caused by small ruminant lentiviruses (SRLV) has triggered interest in Spain due to the rapid onset of clinical signs and relevant production losses. In a previo...

    Authors: Hugo Ramírez, Ramsés Reina, Luigi Bertolotti, Amaia Cenoz, Mirna-Margarita Hernández, Beatriz San Román, Idoia Glaria, Ximena de Andrés, Helena Crespo, Paula Jáuregui, Julio Benavides, Laura Polledo, Valentín Pérez, Juan F García-Marín, Sergio Rosati, Beatriz Amorena…

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2012 8:8

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  9. The goal of this study was describing the temporal evolution of Aujeszky's disease virus (ADV) contact prevalence among Eurasian wild boar (Sus scrofa) populations under different management regimes and contact l...

    Authors: Mariana Boadella, Christian Gortázar, Joaquín Vicente and Francisco Ruiz-Fons

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2012 8:7

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  10. The reindeer (Rangifer tarandus tarandus) industry in Alaska began with animals imported from Siberia (Russia) in the 1890's. Cervid herpes virus 2 (CvHV2) is endemic in reindeer in Scandinavia. We sought to dete...

    Authors: Alina L Evans, Carlos G das Neves, Greg F Finstad, Kimberlee B Beckmen, Eystein Skjerve, Ingebjørg H Nymo and Morten Tryland

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2012 8:5

    Content type: Research article

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  11. In Brazil, coffee (Coffea arabica) husks are reused in several ways due to their abundance, including as stall bedding. However, field veterinarians have reported that horses become intoxicated after ingesting th...

    Authors: Diego Jose Z Delfiol, Jose P Oliveira-Filho, Fernanda L Casalecchi, Thatiane Kievitsbosch, Carlos A Hussni, Franklin Riet-Correa, João P Araujo-Jr and Alexandre S Borges

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2012 8:4

    Content type: Research article

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  12. Abattoir data have the potential to provide information for geospatial disease surveillance applications, but the quality of the data and utility for detecting disease outbreaks is not well understood. The obj...

    Authors: Andrea L Thomas-Bachli, David L Pearl, Robert M Friendship and Olaf Berke

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2012 8:3

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  13. Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae is the primary cause of enzootic pneumonia in pigs. Although vaccination is an important control tool, the results observed under field conditions are variable. This may be due to antigen...

    Authors: Iris Villarreal, Katleen Vranckx, Dries Calus, Frank Pasmans, Freddy Haesebrouck and Dominiek Maes

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2012 8:2

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  14. The effect of pre-weaning concentrate supplementation on peripheral distribution of leukocytes, functional activity of neutrophils, acute phase protein response, metabolic and behavioural response, and perform...

    Authors: Eilish M Lynch, Mark McGee, Sean Doyle and Bernadette Earley

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2012 8:1

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  15. Respiratory diseases account for significant economic losses to the UK pig industry. Lesions indicative of respiratory disease in pig lungs at slaughter e.g. pneumonia and pleuritis are frequently recorded to ...

    Authors: Hannah R Holt, Pablo Alarcon, Martina Velasova, Dirk U Pfeiffer and Barbara Wieland

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:82

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  16. The aim of this study was to estimate the seroprevalence of Coxiella burnetii in dairy goat farms in the Netherlands and to identify risk factors for farm and goat seropositivity before mandatory vaccination star...

    Authors: Barbara Schimmer, Saskia Luttikholt, Jeannine LA Hautvast, Elisabeth AM Graat, Piet Vellema and Yvonne THP van Duynhoven

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:81

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  17. Reporter genes are often used as a selectable marker for generation of recombinant viruses in order to investigate the mechanism of pathogenesis and to obtain candidate vaccine viruses. Routine selection of th...

    Authors: Zhangyong Ning, Yongzheng Peng, Wenbo Hao, Chaohui Duan, Daniel L Rock and Shuhong Luo

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:80

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  18. The use of bovine in vitro embryo production (IVP) increases the reproductive potential of genetically superior cows, enabling a larger scale of embryo production when compared with other biotechnologies. However...

    Authors: Andreza Pimenta-Oliveira, José P Oliveira-Filho, Adriano Dias and Roberto C Gonçalves

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:79

    Content type: Research article

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  19. Malignant catarrhal fever (MCF) is a fatal herpesvirus infection, affecting various wild and domestic ruminants all over the world. Water buffaloes were reported to be particularly susceptible for the ovine he...

    Authors: Martina Dettwiler, Anina Stahel, Sonka Krüger, Christian Gerspach, Ueli Braun, Monika Engels and Monika Hilbe

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:78

    Content type: Case report

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  20. Studies conducted on Mycobacterium spp. isolated from human patients indicate that sequencing of a 711 bp portion of the rpoB gene can be useful in assigning a species identity, particularly for members of the My...

    Authors: James Higgins, Patrick Camp, David Farrell, Doris Bravo, Mateja Pate and Suelee Robbe-Austerman

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:77

    Content type: Research article

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  21. We consider the potential for infection to spread in a farm population from the primary outbreak farm via livestock movements prior to disease detection. We analyse how this depends on the time of the year inf...

    Authors: Michael J Tildesley, Victoriya V Volkova and Mark EJ Woolhouse

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:76

    Content type: Research article

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  22. Classical scrapie is a naturally occurring transmissible spongiform encephalopathy of sheep and goats characterized by cellular accumulation of abnormal isoforms of prion protein (PrPSc) in the central nervous sy...

    Authors: Rohana P Dassanayake, David A Schneider, Thomas C Truscott, Alan J Young, Dongyue Zhuang and Katherine I O'Rourke

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:75

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  23. Current estimates of the UK dog population vary, contain potential sources of bias and are based on expensive, large scale, public surveys. Here, we evaluate the potential of a variety of sources for estimatio...

    Authors: Lucy Asher, Emma L Buckland, C Ianthi Phylactopoulos, Martin C Whiting, Siobhan M Abeyesinghe and Christopher M Wathes

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:74

    Content type: Research article

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  24. Thermal imagers have been used in a number of disciplines to record animal surface temperatures and as a result detect temperature distributions and abnormalities requiring a particular course of action. Some ...

    Authors: John Gloster, Katja Ebert, Simon Gubbins, John Bashiruddin and David J Paton

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:73

    Content type: Research article

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  25. To study the specific antibody response to infection with Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides Small Colony (MmmSC), the agent of Contagious Bovine Pleuropneumonia (CBPP), we examined three panels of sera collecte...

    Authors: Evelyn Schubert, Konrad Sachse, Jörg Jores and Martin Heller

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:72

    Content type: Methodology article

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  26. With the increased use of ploidy manipulation in aquaculture and fisheries management this investigation aimed to determine whether triploidy influences culturable intestinal microbiota composition and bacteri...

    Authors: Leon Cantas, Thomas WK Fraser, Per Gunnar Fjelldal, Ian Mayer and Henning Sørum

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:71

    Content type: Research article

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  27. Marek's disease virus (MDV) is an economically important oncogenic herpesvirus of poultry. Since the 1960s, increasingly virulent strains have caused continued poultry industry production losses worldwide. To ...

    Authors: Katherine E Atkins, Andrew F Read, Nicholas J Savill, Katrin G Renz, Stephen W Walkden-Brown and Mark EJ Woolhouse

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:70

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  28. The purpose of this study was to investigate the prevalence of MRSA in herds of fattening pigs in different regions of Germany, and to determine factors associated with the occurrence of this pathogen. For thi...

    Authors: Katja Alt, Alexandra Fetsch, Andreas Schroeter, Beatriz Guerra, Jens A Hammerl, Stefan Hertwig, Natalja Senkov, Anna Geinets, Christine Mueller-Graf, Juliane Braeunig, Annemarie Kaesbohrer, Bernd Appel, Andreas Hensel and Bernd-Alois Tenhagen

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:69

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  29. Caseous lymphadenitis (CLA), caused by Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis, is one of the most important diseases of sheep and goats, causing considerable economic losses for herd owners.

    Authors: Alessandro S Guimarães, Filipe B Carmo, Marcos B Heinemann, Ricardo WD Portela, Roberto Meyer, Andrey P Lage, Núbia Seyffert, Anderson Miyoshi, Vasco Azevedo and Aurora MG Gouveia

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:68

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  30. Eimeria parasites can cause the disease coccidiosis in poultry and even subclinical infection can incur economic loss. Diagnosis of infection predominantly relies on traditional techniques including lesion scorin...

    Authors: Christopher P Barkway, Rebecca L Pocock, Vladimir Vrba and Damer P Blake

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:67

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  31. Targeted sampling can capture the characteristics of more vulnerable sectors of a population, but may bias the picture of population level disease risk. When sampling network data, an incomplete description of...

    Authors: Sema Nickbakhsh, Louise Matthews, Paul R Bessell, Stuart WJ Reid and Rowland R Kao

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:66

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  32. In many species, the small intestine is the major site of calcium (Ca2+) absorption. The horse differs considerably from most other species with regard to the physiology of its Ca2+ metabolism and digestion. Thus...

    Authors: Nele Sprekeler, Tobias Müller, Mariusz P Kowalewski, Annette Liesegang and Alois Boos

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:65

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  33. Porcine circovirus type 1 (PCV1) has been described as a non-cytopathic contaminant of the PK-15 cell line. Several experimental infections with PCV1 failed to reproduce disease in pigs. Therefore, PCV1 is gen...

    Authors: Dipongkor Saha, David J Lefebvre, Richard Ducatelle, Jan V Doorsselaere and Hans J Nauwynck

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:64

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  34. A high proportion of pigs imported to Serbia from a Lithuanian breeding herd reacted positively against avian and/or bovine tuberculin. The pigs were euthanized and lesions characteristic for mycobacterial inf...

    Authors: Angelika Agdestein, Tone B Johansen, Vladimir Polaček, Bjørn Lium, Gudmund Holstad, Dejan Vidanović, Sanja Aleksić-Kovačević, Anne Jørgensen, Jonas Žultauskas, Sigrun F Nilsen and Berit Djønne

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:63

    Content type: Research article

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  35. α-Enolase (ENO1) is a key glycolytic enzyme implicated in the development of many human cancers including breast cancer. Increased expression of ENO1 has recently been reported in estrogen (ER)-positive human ...

    Authors: Pei-Yi Chu, Nicholas C Hsu, Albert T Liao, Neng-Yao Shih, Ming-Feng Hou and Chen-Hsuan Liu

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:62

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  36. The emergence of important viral diseases and their potential threat to humans has increased the interest in bats as potential reservoir species. Whereas the majority of studies determined the occurrence of sp...

    Authors: Kristin Mühldorfer, Stephanie Speck and Gudrun Wibbelt

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:61

    Content type: Research article

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  37. Human brucellosis has been found to be prevalent in the urban areas of Kampala, the capital city of Uganda. A cross-sectional study was designed to generate precise information on the prevalence of brucellosis...

    Authors: Kohei Makita, Eric M Fèvre, Charles Waiswa, Mark C Eisler, Michael Thrusfield and Susan C Welburn

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:60

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  38. Highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) viruses have had devastating effects on poultry industries worldwide, and there is concern about the potential for HPAI outbreaks in the poultry industry in Great Brita...

    Authors: Jennifer E Dent, Istvan Z Kiss, Rowland R Kao and Mark Arnold

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:59

    Content type: Research article

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  39. Krüppel-like factors (KLFs) are critical regulators of biological and physiological systems and have been extensively studied for their roles in cell proliferation, differentiation and survival in the context ...

    Authors: Pei-Yi Chu, Nicholas Chung-Heng Hsu, Albert Taiching Liao, Kun-Tu Yeh, Ming-Feng Hou and Chen-Hsuan Liu

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:58

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  40. Diagnosis of extracardiac intrathoracic vascular anomalies is of clinical importance, but remains challenging. Traditional imaging modalities, such as radiography, echocardiography, and angiography, are inhere...

    Authors: Christiane R Henjes, Ingo Nolte and Patrick Wefstaedt

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:57

    Content type: Methodology article

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  41. Authors: Qingli Niu, Guiquan Guan, Jifei Yang, Yuguang Fu, Zongke Xu, Youquan Li, Miling Ma, Zhijie Liu, Junlong Liu, Aihong Liu, Qiaoyun Ren, Wayne Jorgensen, Jianxun Luo and Hong Yin

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:56

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    The original article was published in BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:17

  42. This report describes the results of clinical, ultrasonographic and computed tomographic examination of a 16-year-old goat with extraskeletal osteosarcoma of the thorax.

    Authors: Ueli Braun, Colin C Schwarzwald, Eva Forster, Mareike Becker-Birck, Nicole Borel and Stefanie Ohlerth

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:55

    Content type: Case report

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  43. Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis (Map) is the etiological agent of paratuberculosis. The aim of our study was to combine Mini-and Microsatellite loci analysis in order to explore the effectiveness of t...

    Authors: Matteo Ricchi, Gianluca Barbieri, Roberta Taddei, Gian L Belletti, Elena Carra, Giuliana Cammi, Chiara A Garbarino and Norma Arrigoni

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:54

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  44. Staphylococcus aureus is one of the most prevalent pathogens to cause mastitis in dairy cattle. Intramammary infection of dairy cows with S. aureus is often subclinical, due to the pathogen's ability to evade the...

    Authors: Yunee Kim, Heba Atalla, Bonnie Mallard, Claude Robert and Niel Karrow

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:51

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  45. Culture of M. bovis from diagnostic specimens is the gold standard for bovine tuberculosis diagnostics in the USA. Detection of M. bovis by PCR in tissue homogenates may provide a simple rapid method to complemen...

    Authors: Tyler C Thacker, Beth Harris, Mitchell V Palmer and Wade R Waters

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:50

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  46. In order to optimise the cost-effectiveness of active surveillance to substantiate freedom from disease, a new approach using targeted sampling of farms was developed and applied on the example of infectious b...

    Authors: Sarah Blickenstorfer, Heinzpeter Schwermer, Monika Engels, Martin Reist, Marcus G Doherr and Daniela C Hadorn

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:49

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  47. Recurrent airway obstruction (RAO) is a severe chronic respiratory disease affecting horses worldwide, though mostly in the Northern hemisphere. Environmental as well as genetic factors strongly influence the ...

    Authors: Julien Racine, Vinzenz Gerber, Marybeth Miskovic Feutz, C Paige Riley, Jiri Adamec, June E Swinburne and Laurent L Couetil

    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2011 7:48

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