Veterinary Science - Research Publications
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Costing the morbidity and mortality consequences of zoonoses using health-adjusted life years
(Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2015)
Governments are routinely involved in the biosecurity of agricultural and food imports and exports. This involves controlling the complex ongoing threat of the broad range of zoonoses: endemic, exotic and newly emerging. ...
Seroprevalence and Risk Factors for Taenia solium Cysticercosis in Rural Pigs of Northern Peru
(PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE, 2012)
Taenia solium is a cestode parasite that causes cysticercosis in both humans and pigs. A serological survey was undertaken to assess the seroprevalence and risk factors associated with porcine cysticercosis in the rural ...
Neonatal thymectomy identifies two major pools of sessile and recirculating peripheral T cells which appear to be under separate homeostatic control
(OXFORD UNIV PRESS, 2001-11-01)
In this study the role of the thymus in the development of sessile T cell populations resident in spleen and lymph nodes (LN) was contrasted with the development of recirculating T cell populations trafficking between blood ...
Oestrous cycle-dependent equine uterine immune response to induced infectious endometritis
(BIOMED CENTRAL LTD, 2016-11-08)
Infectious endometritis is a major cause of reduced pregnancy rates in horses. The objectives of this study were to establish a timeline of the innate immune response in the uterus of healthy horses and to investigate the ...
Food safety program design for a food manufacturing process - -Case Study
(University of Melbourne, 2016)
Spread of the newly emerging infectious laryngotracheitis viruses in Australia
(ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, 2016-09-01)
Infectious laryngotracheitis (ILT) is a significant viral disease of chickens in many countries around the globe. In this report the status of ILT in Australia has been used as a model to evaluate the evolution of the ILT ...
Rapid detection and non-subjective characterisation of infectious bronchitis virus isolates using high-resolution melt curve analysis and a mathematical model
(SPRINGER WIEN, 2009-04-01)
Infectious bronchitis virus (IBV) is a coronavirus that causes upper respiratory, renal and/or reproductive diseases with high morbidity in poultry. Classification of IBV is important for implementation of vaccination ...