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  1. Leishmania is inoculated, by the bite of an infected sandfly, into the skin of the host, where the promastigotes are phagocyted by dermal macrophages. The dermal region comprises cells and abundant extracellular ...

    Authors: Mariana Silva-Almeida, Luiz OP Carvalho, Ana L Abreu-Silva, Celeste SF Souza, Daiana J Hardoim and Kátia S Calabrese

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2012 43:10

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  2. To investigate immune responses upon re-infection with Lawsonia intracellularis, local and peripheral humoral and cell-mediated immune responses to primary and challenge inoculations were studied in 22 pigs. Pigs...

    Authors: Henriette Cordes, Ulla Riber, Tim K Jensen and Gregers Jungersen

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2012 43:9

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  3. Susceptibility of sheep to scrapie, a transmissible spongiform encephalopathy of small ruminants, is strongly influenced by polymorphisms of the prion protein gene (PRNP). Breeding programs have been implemented ...

    Authors: Pier Luigi Acutis, Francesca Martucci, Antonio D'Angelo, Simone Peletto, Silvia Colussi, Cristiana Maurella, Chiara Porcario, Barbara Iulini, Maria Mazza, Luana Dell'Atti, Fabio Zuccon, Cristiano Corona, Nicola Martinelli, Cristina Casalone, Maria Caramelli and Guerino Lombardi

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2012 43:8

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  4. The role of chondrocytes in the development of infectious arthritis is not well understood. Several examples of mycoplasma-induced arthritis in animals indicate that chondrocytes come into direct contact with ...

    Authors: Daliborka Dusanic, Dusan Bencina, Irena Oven, Ivanka Cizelj, Mojca Bencina and Mojca Narat

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2012 43:7

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  5. Cyprinid herpesvirus 3 (CyHV-3), also known as Koi herpesvirus, is the etiological agent of a mortal disease in common and koi carp. Recently, we investigated the entry of CyHV-3 in carp using bioluminescence ...

    Authors: Guillaume Fournier, Maxime Boutier, Victor Stalin Raj, Jan Mast, Eric Parmentier, Pierre Vanderwalle, Dominique Peeters, François Lieffrig, Frédéric Farnir, Laurent Gillet and Alain Vanderplasschen

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2012 43:6

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  6. The aim of this study was to determine, using immunofluorescence and in situ hybridization, whether CAEV is capable of infecting goat uterine epithelial cells in vivo. Five CAEV seropositive goats confirmed as...

    Authors: Mohamad Z Ali Al Ahmad, Laurence Dubreil, Gérard Chatagnon, Zakaria Khayli, Marine Theret, Lionel Martignat, Yahia Chebloune and Francis Fieni

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2012 43:5

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  7. Probiotic and prebiotics, often called "immune-enhancing" feed additives, are believed to deal with pathogens, preventing the need of an immune response and reducing tissue damage. In this study, we investigat...

    Authors: Roger Badia, Galliano Zanello, Claire Chevaleyre, Rosil Lizardo, François Meurens, Paz Martínez, Joaquim Brufau and Henri Salmon

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2012 43:4

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  8. Disease modelling is one approach for providing new insights into wildlife disease epidemiology. This paper describes a spatio-temporal, stochastic, susceptible- exposed-infected-recovered process model that s...

    Authors: Brendan D Cowled, M Graeme Garner, Katherine Negus and Michael P Ward

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2012 43:3

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  9. Porcine pleuropneumonia caused by Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae accounts for serious economic losses in the pig farming industry worldwide. We examined here the immunogenicity and protective efficacy of the rec...

    Authors: Lenka Sadilkova, Jiri Nepereny, Vladimir Vrzal, Peter Sebo and Radim Osicka

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2012 43:2

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  10. Lumpy skin disease (LSD) is a severe viral disease of cattle. Circumstantial evidence suggests that the virus is transmitted mechanically by blood-feeding arthropods. We compared the importance of transmission...

    Authors: Reuma Magori-Cohen, Yoram Louzoun, Yael Herziger, Eldad Oron, Alon Arazi, Eeva Tuppurainen, Nahum Y Shpigel and Eyal Klement

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2012 43:1

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  11. In the last decade many studies have been performed on the virulence of Newcastle disease virus (NDV). This is mainly due to the development of reverse genetics systems which made it possible to genetically mo...

    Authors: Jos CFM Dortmans, Guus Koch, Peter JM Rottier and Ben PH Peeters

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:122

    Content type: Review

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  12. Toxoplasma gondii seroprevalence was determined in 3333 sheep sera from 125 distinct sheep flocks in Scotland, with the majority of flocks being represented by 27 samples, which were collected between July 2006 a...

    Authors: Frank Katzer, Franz Brülisauer, Esther Collantes-Fernández, Paul M Bartley, Alison Burrells, George Gunn, Stephen W Maley, Chris Cousens and Elisabeth A Innes

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:121

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  13. Limited information is available on the transmission and spread of influenza virus in pig populations with differing immune statuses. In this study we assessed differences in transmission patterns and quantifi...

    Authors: Anna Romagosa, Matt Allerson, Marie Gramer, Han Soo Joo, John Deen, Susan Detmer and Montserrat Torremorell

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:120

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  14. Continuously growing cell lines infected with the protozoan parasite Theileria annulata can readily be established by in vitro infection of leukocytes with the sporozoite stage of the parasite. The aim of the cur...

    Authors: Jane Hart, Niall D MacHugh and W Ivan Morrison

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:119

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  15. Salmonella Typhimurium infections in pigs often result in the development of carriers that intermittently excrete Salmonella in very low numbers. During periods of stress, for example transport to the slaughterho...

    Authors: Elin Verbrugghe, Filip Boyen, Alexander Van Parys, Kim Van Deun, Siska Croubels, Arthur Thompson, Neil Shearer, Bregje Leyman, Freddy Haesebrouck and Frank Pasmans

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:118

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  16. A challenge experiment was performed to investigate whether administration of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis (MAP) via the respiratory route leads to MAP infection in calves. Eighteen calves from tes...

    Authors: Susanne WF Eisenberg, Ad P Koets, Mirjam Nielen, Dick Heederik, Rienske Mortier, Jeroen De Buck and Karin Orsel

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:117

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  17. Feces from 142 animals were collected on 15 farms in the region of Brittany, France. Each sample was directly collected from the rectum of the animal and identified with the ear tag number. Animals were sample...

    Authors: Jérôme Follet, Karine Guyot, Hélène Leruste, Anne Follet-Dumoulin, Ourida Hammouma-Ghelboun, Gabriela Certad, Eduardo Dei-Cas and Patrice Halama

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:116

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  18. The Lapinized Philippines Coronel (LPC) vaccine, an attenuated strain of classical swine fever virus (CSFV), is an important tool for the prevention and control of CSFV infection and is widely and routinely us...

    Authors: Yu-Liang Huang, Victor Fei Pang, Chun-Ming Lin, Yi-Chieh Tsai, Mi-Yuan Chia, Ming-Chung Deng, Chia-Yi Chang and Chian-Ren Jeng

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:115

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  19. The response of the abomasal transcriptome to gastrointestinal parasites was evaluated in parasite-susceptible and parasite-resistant Angus cattle using RNA-seq at a depth of 23.7 million sequences per sample....

    Authors: Robert W Li, Manuela Rinaldi and Anthony V Capuco

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:114

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  20. Domestic pigs are the main representatives of the domestic cycle of Trichinella spiralis that play a role in transmission to humans. In Europe, backyard pigs of small household farms are the most important risks ...

    Authors: Frits FJ Franssen, Manoj Fonville, Katsuhisa Takumi, Isabelle Vallée, Aurélie Grasset, Marie A Koedam, Piet W Wester, Pascal Boireau and Joke WB van der Giessen

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:113

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  21. Group A rotaviruses (GARs) are one of the most common causes of diarrhea in suckling pigs. Although a number of G and P genotypes have been identified in porcine GARs, few attempts have been made to study the ...

    Authors: Ayako Miyazaki, Kazufumi Kuga, Tohru Suzuki, Mariko Kohmoto, Ken Katsuda and Hiroshi Tsunemitsu

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:112

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  22. This study analyzed the functional expression of TLR3 in various gastrointestinal tissues from adult swine and shows that TLR3 is expressed preferentially in intestinal epithelial cells (IEC), CD172a+CD11R1high a...

    Authors: Shoichi Hosoya, Julio Villena, Tomoyuki Shimazu, Masanori Tohno, Hitomi Fujie, Eriko Chiba, Takeshi Shimosato, Hisashi Aso, Yoshihito Suda, Yasushi Kawai, Tadao Saito, Susana Alvarez, Shuji Ikegami, Hiroyuki Itoh and Haruki Kitazawa

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:111

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  23. The application of genetic breeding programmes to eradicate transmissible spongiform encephalopathies in goats is an important aim for reasons of animal welfare as well as human food safety and food security. ...

    Authors: Wilfred Goldmann, Kelly Ryan, Paula Stewart, David Parnham, Rosa Xicohtencatl, Nora Fernandez, Ginny Saunders, Otto Windl, Lorenzo González, Alex Bossers and James Foster

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:110

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  24. Gene expression analysis has proven to be a very useful tool to gain knowledge of the factors involved in the pathogenesis of diseases, particularly in the initial or preclinical stages. With the aim of findin...

    Authors: Raül Tortosa, Xavier Castells, Enric Vidal, Carme Costa, María del Carmen Ruiz de Villa, Àlex Sánchez, Anna Barceló, Juan María Torres, Martí Pumarola and Joaquín Ariño

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:109

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  25. Infection of cattle with foot-and-mouth disease virus (FMDV) results in the development of long-term protective antibody responses. In contrast, inactivated antigen vaccines fail to induce long-term protective...

    Authors: Miriam A Windsor, B Veronica Carr, Bartomiej Bankowski, Debi Gibson, Elizabeth Reid, Pip Hamblin, Simon Gubbins, Nicholas Juleff and Bryan Charleston

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:108

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  26. In order to understand the mechanism of neuroinvasion of a highly pathogenic avian influenza virus (HPAIV) into the central nervous system (CNS) of chickens, specific pathogen free chickens were inoculated wit...

    Authors: Aida J Chaves, Núria Busquets, Rosa Valle, Raquel Rivas, Júlia Vergara-Alert, Roser Dolz, Antonio Ramis, Ayub Darji and Natàlia Majó

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:106

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  27. Many of the known fish herpesviruses have important aquaculture species as their natural host, and may cause serious disease and mortality. Anguillid herpesvirus 1 (AngHV-1) causes a hemorrhagic disease in Eur...

    Authors: Steven J van Beurden, Baptiste Leroy, Ruddy Wattiez, Olga LM Haenen, Sjef Boeren, Jacques JM Vervoort, Ben PH Peeters, Peter JM Rottier, Marc Y Engelsma and Alain F Vanderplasschen

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:105

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  28. One hundred and four scrapie positive and 77 negative goats from 34 Greek mixed flocks were analysed by prion protein gene sequencing and 17 caprine scrapie isolates from 11 flocks were submitted to molecular ...

    Authors: Eirini G Fragkiadaki, Gabriele Vaccari, Loukia V Ekateriniadou, Umberto Agrimi, Nektarios D Giadinis, Barbara Chiappini, Elena Esposito, Michela Conte and Romolo Nonno

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:104

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  29. The inhibitory receptor programmed death-1 (PD-1) and its ligand, programmed death-ligand 1 (PD-L1) are involved in immune evasion mechanisms for several pathogens causing chronic infections. Blockade of the P...

    Authors: Ryoyo Ikebuchi, Satoru Konnai, Tatsuya Shirai, Yuji Sunden, Shiro Murata, Misao Onuma and Kazuhiko Ohashi

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:103

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  30. Mycoplasma haemofelis is a mycoplasmal pathogen (hemoplasma) that attaches to the host's erythrocytes. Distributed worldwide, it has a significant impact on the health of cats causing acute disease and, despite t...

    Authors: Andrea P Santos, Ana MS Guimaraes, Naíla C do Nascimento, Phillip J SanMiguel, Samuel W Martin and Joanne B Messick

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:102

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  31. The etiology of reptilian viral diseases can be attributed to a wide range of viruses occurring across different genera and families. Thirty to forty years ago, studies of viruses in reptiles focused mainly on...

    Authors: Ellen Ariel

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:100

    Content type: Review

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  32. We reported previously that sheep affected with footrot (FR) have lower whole-blood selenium (WB-Se) concentrations and that parenteral Se-supplementation in conjunction with routine control practices accelera...

    Authors: Jean A Hall, Rachel L Sendek, Rachel M Chinn, D Paul Bailey, Katie N Thonstad, Yongqiang Wang, Neil E Forsberg, William R Vorachek, Bernadette V Stang, Robert J Van Saun and Gerd Bobe

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:99

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  33. A mysterious disease affecting calves, named bovine neonatal pancytopenia (BNP), emerged in 2007 in several European countries. Epidemiological studies revealed a connection between BNP and vaccination with an...

    Authors: Fabian Deutskens, Benjamin Lamp, Christiane M Riedel, Eveline Wentz, Günter Lochnit, Klaus Doll, Heinz-Jürgen Thiel and Till Rümenapf

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:97

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  34. In the rapidly changing context of research on animal health, INRA launched a collective discussion on the challenges facing the field, its distinguishing features, and synergies with biomedical research. As h...

    Authors: Christian Ducrot, Bertrand Bed'Hom, Vincent Béringue, Jean-Baptiste Coulon, Christine Fourichon, Jean-Luc Guérin, Stéphane Krebs, Pascal Rainard, Isabelle Schwartz-Cornil, Didier Torny, Muriel Vayssier-Taussat, Stephan Zientara, Etienne Zundel and Thierry Pineau

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:96

    Content type: Opinion

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  35. Alcelaphine herpesvirus 1 (AlHV-1) is carried by wildebeest asymptomatically. It causes a fatal lymphoproliferative disease named wildebeest-derived malignant catarrhal fever (WD-MCF) when cross-species transmitt...

    Authors: Benjamin G Dewals and Alain Vanderplasschen

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:95

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  36. Brucella spp. were isolated from marine mammals for the first time in 1994. Two novel species were later included in the genus; Brucella ceti and Brucella pinnipedialis, with cetaceans and seals as their preferre...

    Authors: Ingebjørg H Nymo, Morten Tryland and Jacques Godfroid

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:93

    Content type: Review

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  37. Cyprinid herpesvirus 3 (CyHV-3) is the aetiological agent of a mortal and highly contagious disease in common and koi carp. The skin is the major portal of entry of CyHV-3 in carp after immersion in water cont...

    Authors: Victor Stalin Raj, Guillaume Fournier, Krzysztof Rakus, Maygane Ronsmans, Ping Ouyang, Benjamin Michel, Cédric Delforges, Bérénice Costes, Frédéric Farnir, Baptiste Leroy, Ruddy Wattiez, Charles Melard, Jan Mast, François Lieffrig and Alain Vanderplasschen

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:92

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  38. Neospora caninum is recognised worldwide as a major cause of bovine infectious abortion. There is a real need to develop effective strategies to control infection during pregnancy which may lead to either abortio...

    Authors: Mara S Rocchi, Paul M Bartley, Neil F Inglis, Esther Collantes-Fernandez, Gary Entrican, Frank Katzer and Elisabeth A Innes

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:91

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  39. The macrolide class of antibiotics, including tylosin and tilmicosin, is widely used in the veterinary field for prophylaxis and treatment of mycoplasmosis. In vitro susceptibility testing of 50 strains of M. gal...

    Authors: Irena Gerchman, Sharon Levisohn, Inna Mikula, Lucía Manso-Silván and Inna Lysnyansky

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:90

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  40. Although the importance of wild ruminants as potential reservoirs of bluetongue virus (BTV) has been suggested, the role played by these species in the epidemiology of BT in Europe is still unclear. We carried...

    Authors: Ignacio García-Bocanegra, Antonio Arenas-Montes, Cristina Lorca-Oró, Joan Pujols, Miguel Ángel González, Sebastián Napp, Félix Gómez-Guillamón, Irene Zorrilla, Elena San Miguel and Antonio Arenas

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:88

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  41. Using phage display and IgG of a goat infected with Caprine Arthritis Encephalitis Virus (CAEV) we obtained families of 7 mer constrained peptides with consensus motifs LxSDPF/Y and SWN/KHWSY and mapped the ep...

    Authors: Karlen Gazarian, Alvaro Aguilar Setién, Tatiana Gazarian and Sebastian Aguilar Pierle

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:87

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  42. Mycoplasma capricolum subsp. capripneumoniae (Mccp) is the causative agent of contagious caprine pleuropneumonia (CCPP), a devastating disease of domestic goats. The exact distribution of CCPP is not known but it...

    Authors: Lucía Manso-Silván, Virginie Dupuy, Yuefeng Chu and François Thiaucourt

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:86

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  43. Infectious bursal disease (IBD) is an important immunosuppressive disease of chickens. The causative agent, infectious bursal disease virus (IBDV), consists of two serotypes, 1 and 2. Serotype 1 consists of cl...

    Authors: Abdul Rauf, Mahesh Khatri, Maria V Murgia, Kwonil Jung and Yehia M Saif

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:85

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  44. Single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in the genes for interleukin-4, -13 and interferon-gamma, and 21 additional SNPs which previously had been significantly associated with immune traits in the chicken, wer...

    Authors: Gesine Lühken, Matthias Gauly, Falko Kaufmann and Georg Erhardt

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:84

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  45. Mycoplasma haemofelis is a pathogenic feline hemoplasma. Despite its importance, little is known about its metabolic pathways or mechanism of pathogenicity due to it being uncultivatable. The recently sequenced M...

    Authors: Emily N Barker, Alistair C Darby, Chris R Helps, Iain R Peters, Kate J Heesom, Christopher J Arthur, Ben Crossett, Margaret A Hughes, Alan D Radford and Séverine Tasker

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:83

    Content type: Research

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