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Yang Song, Jing Zhao, Huiming Yang, Yawen Bu, Guozhong Zhang

Article ID: 879
Views - 180  (Abstract) PDF - 66  (Download)
Abstract: Background: Genotypes VI and VII of  (APMV-1) have different host range and pathogenicity in pigeons and chickens. However, the molecular determinants of these differences are still unclear. Methods: Here, we aligned the DNA sequences of 56 genotype VI and 33 genotype VII APMV-1 strains. Sequence alignment results revealed that there are 17 amino acids si...
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Michael Ivan Lindinger

Article ID: 1057
Views - 281  (Abstract) PDF - 63  (Download)
Abstract: Many of the nutrients beneficial for intestinal health are present in normal foods, but their normal daily intake may be too low to exert optimum effects on intestinal barrier function and immune status. Evidence from laboratory and farm production animals strongly supports dietary supplementation with additional nutrients and nutraceuticals, however rese...
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Jhon-Didier Ruiz, Gloria P Ramírez, Ana M Múnera, Carlos Arroyave, Laura Castaño, Pablo López

Article ID: 1067
Views - 295  (Abstract) PDF - 67  (Download)
Abstract: The objetive of this study was to compare a single dose of secnidazole versus multiple doses of fenbendazole for the treatment of dogs with asymptomatic Giardia  infection. Materials and methods: Twenty-four asymptomatic dogs with a positive test result for  Giardia  spp were randomized in two equal groups to receive a single dose of secnid...
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Anouck Haverbeke, Stefania Uccheddu, Heidi Arnouts, Adinda Sannen

Article ID: 1147
Views - 619  (Abstract) PDF - 87  (Download)
Abstract: The influence of essential oils (EOs) on emotions has been widely described among humans and animals. Several studies have investigated the effects and the actions of EOs on behaviour, mood and perception. In this study, shelter dogs (n=23) were exposed to olfactory stimulation through diffusion of 9 anxiolytic essential oils in one blend ...
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Michael Ivan Lindinger

Article ID: 1158
Views - 405  (Abstract) PDF - 67  (Download)
Abstract: EFSA released the 89-page Scientific Opinion “Evaluation of the health risks related to the presence of cyanogenic glycosides in foods other than raw apricot kernels”. This opinion, and the ensuring media coverage, has left uncertainty in the minds of consumers, feed and supplement manufacturers and flaxseed producers of how much ground flaxseed can safel...
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