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Ovulation rate and its relationship with follicle diameter and gene expression of the LH receptor (LHR) in Nelore cows
(Theriogenology, 2012-01-01) [Artigo]
The objective was to determine the relationship among the diameter of ovarian follicles, ovulation rate, and gene expression of the LH receptor (LHR) in Nelore cattle. In Experiment 1, ovulation was synchronized in 53 ...
Salmonella spp. in poultry carcass: evaluation of sample preparation methods and effect of storage under refrigeration on pathogen recovery
(Microbiology Research, 2012) [Artigo]
The aim of the present study was to evaluate the use of different analytical units and the influence of storage under refrigeration on the detection of Salmonella sp. in naturally contaminated poultry carcasses. One hundred ...
Growth performance of Nile tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus, fed diets containing levels of pyridoxine and haematological response under heat stress
(Aquaculture Research, 2012-07-01) [Artigo]
In order to assess the effect of dietary pyridoxine supplementation on the growth performance of Nile tilapia and the haematological response under heat stress, 192 fingerlings (8.41 +/- 0.22 g) were randomly distributed ...
Muscle delta C-13 change in nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) fingerlings fed lants grain-based diets
(Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology A-molecular & Integrative Physiology, 2007-07-01) [Artigo]
The effects of grain-based diets from C3 or C4-cycle plants on muscle delta C-13 change process in Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) fingerlings were investigated. Two groups of sex reversal males Nile tilapia fingerlings ...
Calcium gluconate and sodium succinate for therapy of sodium fluoroacetate experimental intoxication in cats: clinical and electrocardiographic evaluation
(Human & Experimental Toxicology, 2006-04-01) [Artigo]
Sodium fluoroacetate (SFAC) or Compound 1080 is a potent rodenticide, largely used after 1946 for rodent and home pest control. The toxic effects of SFAC are caused by fluorocitrate action, a toxic metabolite, which has a ...
Effect of diclofenac sodium on the healing process of end-to-end anastomosis in carotid arteries of rabbits. Histopathological and biomechanical studies
(International Angiology, 2003-12-01) [Artigo]
Aim. Diclofenac sodium is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug commonly used to attenuate painful inflammatory reactions in surgery. However, it may delay healing in the skin and gastrointestinal tract. The aim of this ...
Modular hybrid total hip arthroplasty. Experimental study in dogs
(Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica, 2011-07-07) [Artigo]
Background: This prospective experimental study evaluated the surgical procedure and results of modular hybrid total hip arthroplasty in dogs.Methods: Ten skeletally mature healthy mongrel dogs with weights varying between ...
Effect of different glycerol concentrations on the viability of domestic cat frozen-thawed semen
(Reproduction in Domestic Animals, 2008-07-01) [Resumo]
Cryoprotective effect of different glycerol concentrations on domestic cat spermatozoa
(Theriogenology, 2013-10-15) [Artigo]
Cryopreservation of spermatozoa is a pivotal tool in assisted reproduction, and studies aiming to establish optimal freezing/thawing protocols are essential to enhance sperm survival. The objectives of the present study ...
Kinetics of epsilon antitoxin antibodies in different strategies for active immunization of lambs against enterotoxaemia
(Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2013-10-14) [Artigo]
Enterotoxaemia, a common disease that affects domestic small ruminants, is mainly caused by the epsilon toxin of Clostridium perfringens type D. The present study tested four distinct immunization protocols to evaluate ...