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  1. Polystyrene nanoplastic (PS-NPs) and Engine oil (EO) pose multiple ecotoxic effects with increasing threat to fish ecosystems. The current study investigated the toxicity of 15 days exposure to PS-NPs and / or...

    Authors: Alaa El-Din H. Sayed, Walaa F. A. Emeish, Karima A. Bakry, Zeinab Al-Amgad, Jae-Seong Lee and Salwa Mansour
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:143
  2. Infectious laryngotracheitis (ILT) is a highly infectious upper respiratory tract disease of chickens caused by infectious laryngotracheitis virus or Gallid herpesvirus 1 (GaHV-1). ILT is an important respirat...

    Authors: Xingping Hong, Huiling Zhang, Xiaorong Zhang, Xue Ping Zhang and Tangjie Zhang
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:142
  3. Glaesserella parasuis, an important respiratory bacterial pathogen, causes Glässer’s disease in piglets, with potential immunosuppression. We established a piglet infection model and explored the immunosuppressi...

    Authors: Jingyang Li, Siyu Liu, Qiaoli Dong, Yunjian Fu, Yamin Sun, Ronghui Luo, Xinyue Tian, Ling Guo, Wei Liu, Yinsheng Qiu, Qirong Lu, Chun Ye, Bingbing Zong and Shulin Fu
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:141
  4. Authors: Nahla Saeed AL-Wajeeh, Maryam Hajerezaie, Suzita Mohd Noor, Mohammed Farouq Halabi, Nawal Al-Henhena, Ainnul Hamidah Syahadah Azizan, Sareh Kamran, Pouya Hassandarvish, Abdrabuh N. Shwter, Hamed karimian, Hapipah Mohd Ali and Mahmood Ameen Abdulla
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:140
  5. Parasitic infestations have a substantial economic impact on pig production. This study aimed to investigate the gastrointestinal (GI) helminths in pigs and to molecularly characterise two important nematodes, As...

    Authors: Saw Bawm, Lat Lat Htun, Hla Myet Chel, Yadanar Khaing, Myint Myint Hmoon, Su Su Thein, Shwe Yee Win, Nyein Chan Soe, Yu Nandi Thaw, Naoki Hayashi, Mar Mar Win, Nariaki Nonaka, Ken Katakura and Ryo Nakao
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:139
  6. Periodontitis is the most common oral disease in dogs, and its progression and severity are influenced by risk factors, such as age and body size. Recent studies have assessed the canine oral microbiota in rel...

    Authors: Masahiro Morita, Takayuki Nambu, Ryota Yamasaki, Yoshie Nagai-Yoshioka, Maki Inoue, Tatsuji Nishihara, Toshinori Okinaga and Wataru Ariyoshi
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:138
  7. Fasciolosis is of significant economic and public health importance worldwide. The lack of a successful vaccine and emerging resistance in flukes to the drug of choice, triclabendazole, has initiated the searc...

    Authors: Amirhassan Ravvaz, Farnaz Malekifard and Bijan Esmaeilnejad
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:137
  8. Brachyspira (B.) pilosicoli is a zoonotic pathogen, able to infect different animal species such as pigs, poultry, and rodents, causing intestinal spirochetosis. An association of gastrointestinal clinical signs,...

    Authors: Julia Gothe, Sarah Pfetzing, Reiner Ulrich, Wieland Schrödl, Christoph G. Baums and Romy M. Heilmann
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:136
  9. We investigated the effects of intraperitoneal injections of titanium dioxide nanoparticles (TiO2 NPs, 100 mg/kg) for 5 consecutive days on the developmental competence of murine oocytes. Furthermore, study the e...

    Authors: Mohammed A Elmetwally, Amal Helmy, Ahmed Balboula, Mohamed Eladl, Basma Hamed, Samah Lashen, Shaymaa Rezk, Amira Yaseen, Heba Sharawy, Mamdouh Hussien, Samy Zabel, Abdelmonem Montaser and Amal Halawa
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:135
  10. Porcine acute diarrhea syndrome coronavirus (SADS-CoV) is one of the novel pathogens responsible for piglet diarrhea, contributing to substantial economic losses in the farming sector. The broad host range of ...

    Authors: Yongzhi Feng, Heyou Yi, Xiaoyu Zheng, Xing Liu, Ting Gong, Dongdong Wu, Zebu Song, Zezhong Zheng and Qin Peng
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:134
  11. Obesity is a serious disease with an alarmingly high incidence that can lead to other complications in both humans and dogs. Similar to humans, obesity can cause metabolic diseases such as diabetes in dogs. Na...

    Authors: Varun Jaiswal, Mi-Jin Lee, Ju Lan Chun, Miey Park and Hae-Jeung Lee
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2024 20:133
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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
  21. 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
  22. 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
  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. 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
  30. 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
  31. 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
  32. 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
  33. 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
  34. 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
  35. 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
  36. 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
  37. 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
  38. 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
  39. 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
  40. 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
  41. 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
  42. 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
  43. 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
  44. 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
  45. 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
  46. 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
  47. 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
  48. 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

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