Skip to main content



Page 21 of 21

  1. Content type: Review

    Bacterial taxonomy has progressed from reliance on highly artificial culture-dependent techniques involving the study of phenotype (including morphological, biochemical and physiological data) to the modern ap...

    Authors: Brian Austin

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:20

    Published on:

  2. Content type: Research

    At birth, the immune system is still in development making neonates more susceptible to infections. The recognition of microbial ligands is a key step in the initiation of immune responses. It can be mimicked ...

    Authors: Stéphanie Ferret-Bernard, Sonia Lacroix-Lamandé, Aude Remot, Coralie Metton, Nelly Bernardet, Bernard Charley, Françoise Drouet and Fabrice Laurent

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:19

    Published on:

  3. Content type: Research

    Since its introduction into northern Europe in 2006, bluetongue has become a major threat to animal health. While the efficacy of commercial vaccines has been clearly demonstrated in livestock, little is known...

    Authors: Damien Vitour, Jean Guillotin, Corinne Sailleau, Cyril Viarouge, Alexandra Desprat, Frédéric Wolff, Guillaume Belbis, Benoit Durand, Labib Bakkali-Kassimi, Emmanuel Breard, Stéphan Zientara and Gina Zanella

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:18

    Published on:

  4. Content type: Research

    A seroepizootiological study of Toxoplasma gondii infection involving a total of 488 slaughter pigs (468 market-weight pigs and 20 sows) in the Belgrade area, also included examination of the presence of T. gondi...

    Authors: Ivana Klun, Marija Vujanić, Hélène Yera, Aleksandra Nikolić, Vladimir Ivović, Branko Bobić, Siniša Bradonjić, Jean Dupouy-Camet and Olgica Djurković-­Djaković

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:17

    Published on:

  5. Content type: Research

    Genes localized at Salmonella pathogenicity island-1 (SPI-1) are involved in Salmonella enterica invasion of host non-professional phagocytes. Interestingly, in macrophages, SPI-1-encoded proteins, in addition to...

    Authors: Barbora Pavlova, Jiri Volf, Petra Ondrackova, Jan Matiasovic, Hana Stepanova, Magdalena Crhanova, Daniela Karasova, Martin Faldyna and Ivan Rychlik

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:16

    Published on:

  6. Content type: Research

    The objective of the current study was to investigate (i) the outcome of experimentally induced Escherichia coli mastitis in primiparous cows during early lactation in relation with production of eicosanoids and ...

    Authors: Adel Pezeshki, Philippe Stordeur, Hugues Wallemacq, Frédéric Schynts, Mieke Stevens, Philippe Boutet, Luc J Peelman, Bart De Spiegeleer, Luc Duchateau, Fabrice Bureau and Christian Burvenich

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:15

    Published on:

  7. Content type: Research

    Bluetongue virus serotype 8 (BTV-8), which caused an epidemic in ruminants in central Western Europe in 2006 and 2007, seems to differ from other bluetongue serotypes in that it can spread transplacentally and...

    Authors: Leen Vandaele, Wendy Wesselingh, Kris De Clercq, Ilse De Leeuw, Herman Favoreel, Ann Van Soom and Hans Nauwynck

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:14

    Published on:

  8. Content type: Research

    Heat shock proteins (Hsp) perform cytoprotective functions such as apoptosis regulation and inflammatory response control. These proteins can also be secreted to the extracellular medium, acting as inflammator...

    Authors: Carmen Serrano, Rosa Bolea, Jaber Lyahyai, Hicham Filali, Luis Varona, Ane Marcos-Carcavilla, Cristina Acín, Jorge H Calvo, Magdalena Serrano, Juan J Badiola, Pilar Zaragoza and Inmaculada Martín-Burriel

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:13

    Published on:

  9. Content type: Review

    Aquaculture has expanded rapidly to become a major economic and food-producing sector worldwide these last 30 years. In parallel, viral diseases have emerged and rapidly spread from farm to farm causing enormo...

    Authors: Stéphane Biacchesi

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:12

    Published on:

  10. Content type: Research

    West Nile virus (WNV) is an emerging zoonotic pathogen whose geographic spread and incidence in humans, horses and birds has increased significantly in recent years. WNV has long been considered a mild pathoge...

    Authors: Elena Sotelo, Ana Valeria Gutierrez-Guzmán, Javier del Amo, Francisco Llorente, Mehdi El-Harrak, Elisa Pérez-Ramírez, Juan Manuel Blanco, Ursula Höfle and Miguel Angel Jiménez-Clavero

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:11

    Published on:

  11. Content type: Research

    Avian influenza virus can be divided into two groups, highly pathogenic avian influenza virus (HPAI) and low pathogenic avian influenza virus (LPAI) based on their difference in virulence. To investigate if th...

    Authors: Johanna MJ Rebel, Ben Peeters, Helmi Fijten, Jacob Post, Jan Cornelissen and Lonneke Vervelde

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:10

    Published on:

  12. Content type: Research

    The present study examined the immunological response of antigen presenting cells (APC) to genotype-I isolates of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV) infection by analysing the cytokine...

    Authors: Mariona Gimeno, Laila Darwich, Ivan Diaz, Eugenia de la Torre, Joan Pujols, Marga Martín, Shigeki Inumaru, Esmeralda Cano, Mariano Domingo, Maria Montoya and Enric Mateu

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:9

    Published on:

  13. Content type: Short report

    Relative quantification using RT-qPCR is a widely used method for transcription profiling. Transcript levels of target genes in fish after experimental infection is often reported without documentation of stab...

    Authors: Marie Løvoll, Lars Austbø, Jorunn B Jørgensen, Espen Rimstad and Petter Frost

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:8

    Published on:

  14. Content type: Research

    Blood samples were obtained from 38 wild red deer (Cervus elaphus) at two sites in Ireland and subjected to PCR analysis of the 18S rRNA gene followed by sequencing. Two fragments of the 18S rRNA gene were genera...

    Authors: Annetta Zintl, Eugene J Finnerty, Thomas M Murphy, Theo de Waal and Jeremy S Gray

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:7

    Published on:

  15. Content type: Research

    This study shows that high pathogenic H5N1 influenza virus infection of chicken induced high levels of bioactive interferon type I in the lung (4.3 × 105 U/mg tissue), plasma (1.1 × 105 U/mL), and spleen (9.1 × 1...

    Authors: Hervé R Moulin, Matthias Liniger, Sylvie Python, Laurence Guzylack-Piriou, Manuela Ocaña-Macchi, Nicolas Ruggli and Artur Summerfield

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:6

    Published on:

  16. Content type: Research

    Susceptibility to scrapie, a transmissible spongiform encephalopathy in sheep, is modulated by the genetic make-up of the sheep. Scrapie control policies, based on selecting animals of resistant genotype for b...

    Authors: Gonnie Nodelijk, Herman JW van Roermund, Lucien JM van Keulen, Bas Engel, Piet Vellema and Thomas J Hagenaars

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:5

    Published on:

  17. Content type: Research

    Even though bluetongue virus (BTV) transmission is apparently interrupted during winter, bluetongue outbreaks often reappear in the next season (overwintering). Several mechanisms for BTV overwintering have be...

    Authors: Sebastian Napp, Simon Gubbins, Paolo Calistri, Alberto Allepuz, Anna Alba, Ignacio García-Bocanegra, Armando Giovannini and Jordi Casal

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:4

    Published on:

  18. Content type: Research

    Transmission from pet rats and cats to humans as well as severe infection in felids and other animal species have recently drawn increasing attention to cowpox virus (CPXV). We report the cloning of the entire...

    Authors: Swaantje J Roth, Dirk Höper, Martin Beer, Silke Feineis, B Karsten Tischer and Nikolaus Osterrieder

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:3

    Published on:

  19. Content type: Research

    Clostridium chauvoei is the causative agent of blackleg, a wide spread serious infection of cattle and sheep with high mortality. In this study we have analyzed the sialidase activity of the NanA protein of C. ch...

    Authors: Edy M Vilei, Anders Johansson, Yvonne Schlatter, Keith Redhead and Joachim Frey

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2011 42:2

    Published on:

Official journal of

Annual Journal Metrics