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Bilateral Epididymal Sperm Granulomas Following Urethrostomy in a German Shepherd Dog

Reproduction in Domestic Animals Volume 46, Issue 4, August 2011, Pages 731-733 Batista-Arteaga, M. , Santana, M., Lozano, O., Niño, T., Alamo, D., Rodríguez, F. Abstract Contents: Bilateral enlargement of both epididymes was observed in a 6-year-old German shepherd dog following a pre-scrotal urethrostomy. Testicular parenchyma showed regular structure, and the spermatogenesis and the steroidogenic

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Efficacy study of novel diamidine compounds in a trypanosoma evansi goat model

PLoS ONE Volume 6, Issue 6, 2011, Article number e20836 Gillingwater, K., Gutierrez, C., Bridges, A., Wu, H., Deborggraeve, S., Ali Ekangu, R., Kumar, A., Ismail, M., Boykin, D., Brun, R. Abstract Three diamidines (DB 75, DB 867 and DB 1192) were selected and their ability to cure T. evansi experimentally infected goats was investigated.

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Effects of induced parturition in goats on immunoglobulin G and chitotriosidase activity in colostrum and plasma and on plasma concentrations of prolactin (Article)

Domestic Animal Endocrinology Volume 40, Issue 4, May 2011, Pages 192-196 Castro, N., Capote, J., Batista, M., Bruckmaier, R.M., Argüello, A. Abstract The effect of induction of parturition with a PGF 2α analog on plasma concentration of prolactin (PRL) and its effects on colostrum concentration of IgG and chitotriosidase (ChT) activity were studied in 16

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Animal trypanosomosis: An important constraint for livestock in tropical and sub-tropical regions

Capítulo de libro en: Livestock: Rearing, Farming Practices and Diseases 2011, Pages 127-144 Desquesnes, M.a, Gutierrez, C.b Abstract Trypanosomosis is an important constraint to the livestock production in many parts of Africa, Asia and Latin America. Tsetse-transmitted trypanosomosis (nagana) is a disease complex caused particularly by Trypanosoma vivax, T. congolense and T. brucei brucei. Non

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Influence of the Preservation Temperature (37, 20, 4, -196°C) and the Mixing of Semen over Sperm Quality of Majorera Bucks

Reproduction in Domestic Animals Volume 46, Issue 2, April 2011, Pages 281-288 Batista-Arteaga, M. , Niño, T., Santana, M., Alamo, D., Castro, N., Reyes, R., González, F., Cabrera, F., Gracia, A. Abstract This study assessed the effect of different semen storage temperatures and the influence of semen pooling in semen viability. In experiment 1, semen

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Medical and Surgical Management of a Dystocia Because of Foetopelvic Disproportion in an African Lioness (Panthera Leo)

Reproduction in Domestic Animals Volume 46, Issue 2, April 2011, Pages 362-365 Batista-Arteaga, M. , Santana, M., Lozano, O., Méndez, J., Quesada, O., Arbelo, M., Espinosa, J. Abstract Medical and surgical management of a foetopelvic dystocia in an African lioness (Panthera leo) and the post-operative complications are reported. A caesarean section was performed to extract

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Monitoring biodegradative enzymes with nanobodies raised in Camelus dromedarius with mixtures of catabolic proteins

Environmental Microbiology Volume 13, Issue 4, April 2011, Pages 960-974 Zafra, O., Fraile, S., Gutiérrez, C., Haro, A., Páez-Espino, A.D., Jiménez, J.I., De Lorenzo, V. Abstract Functional studies of biodegradative activities in environmental microorganisms require molecular tools for monitoring catabolic enzymes in the members of the native microbiota. To this end, we have generated repertories

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Morphological and biometrical features of Trypanosoma evansi isolates from an outbreak in mainland Spain.

Veterinary Parasitology Volume 177, Issue 1-2, 19 April 2011, Pages 152-156 Tamarit, A. , Tejedor-Junco, M.T., González, M., Alberola, J., Gutierrez, C. Abstract According to several authors, Trypanosoma evansi is a monomorphic trypanosome found exclusively in slender intermediate forms, although additional studies have revealed that many strains present stumpy forms on rare occasions. In a

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Comparison between micro-hematocrit centrifugation technique and polymerase chain reaction (PCR) to detect Trypanosoma evansi in experimentally inoculated goats

Small Ruminant Research Volume 96, Issue 1, March 2011, Pages 70-72 Tejedor-Junco, M.T. , González, M., Rodríguez, N.F., Corbera, J.A., Gutiérrez, C. Abstract Natural Trypanosoma evansi infection in the Canary Islands has only been diagnosed in the camel population, but dissemination of the disease in other hosts has not been excluded. To evaluate the role

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Dirofilaria immitis infection in dogs: Cardiopulmonary biomarker levels

Veterinary Parasitology. Volume 176, Issue 4, 22 March 2011, Pages 313-316 Carretón, E., Corbera, J.A., Juste, M.C., Morchón, R., Simón, F., Montoya-Alonso, J.A. Abstract Cardiopulmonary biomarkers are biological parameters that can be objectively measured and quantified as indicators of pathogenic processes (heartworm disease) or as indicators of response to therapeutic intervention. To determine levels of cardiopulmonary

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