Recent Submissions

  • Thermal biology of the toad Rhinella schneideri in a seminatural environment in southeastern Brazil

    Noronha-de-Souza, Carolina R; Bovo, Rafael P Autor UNESP; Gargaglioni, Luciane H Autor UNESP; Andrade, Denis V Autor UNESP; Bícego, Kênia C Autor UNESP (Temperature, 2015) [Artigo]
    The toad, Rhinella schneideri, is a large-bodied anuran amphibian with a broad distribution over South America. R. schneideri is known to be active at night during the warm/rainy months and goes into estivation during the ...
  • Who Rules Over Immunology? Seasonal Variation in Body Temperature, Steroid Hormones, and Immune Variables in a Tegu Lizard

    Madelaire, Carla B.; Zena, Lucas A. Autor UNESP; Dillon, Danielle; Silva, Diego P.; Hunt, Kathleen E.; Buck, C Loren; Bícego, Kênia C Autor UNESP; Gomes, Fernando R. (Integrative and comparative biology, 2021) [Artigo]
    Multiple factors can influence the immune response of ectothermic vertebrates, including body temperature (Tb), gonadal steroids, and seasonality, in ways that are thought to reflect trade-offs between energetic investment ...
  • Thermal Acclimation to the Highest Natural Ambient Temperature Compromises Physiological Performance in Tadpoles of a Stream-Breeding Savanna Tree Frog

    Longhini, Leonardo S. Autor UNESP; Zena, Lucas A.; Polymeropoulos, Elias T.; Rocha, Aline C. G. Autor UNESP; da Silva Leandro, Gabriela Autor UNESP; Prado, Cynthia P. A. Autor UNESP; Bícego, Kênia C. Autor UNESP; Gargaglioni, Luciane H. Autor UNESP (Frontiers in Physiology, 2021) [Artigo]
    Amphibians may be more vulnerable to climate-driven habitat modification because of their complex life cycle dependence on land and water. Considering the current rate of global warming, it is critical to identify the ...
  • Approach to the humerus and femur of the paca (Cuniculus paca, Linnaeus 1766)

    Leal, Leonardo Martins; Vasques, Gabriela Maria Benedetti; Sasahara, Tais Harumi de Castro; Vulcano, Luiz Carlos Autor UNESP; Machado, Marcia Rita Fernandes Autor UNESP; Minto, Bruno Watanabe Autor UNESP (Journal of Veterinary Medicine Series C: Anatomia Histologia Embryologia, 2021) [Artigo]
    The paca (Cuniculus paca, Linnaeus 1766) is a rodent species, typical of tropical regions. It is important that in addition to its commercial value as a protein source, it can be used as a scientific scope. The objective ...
  • Seasonal changes in steroid and thyroid hormone content in shed skins of the tegu lizard Salvator merianae

    Zena, Lucas A. Autor UNESP; Dillon, Danielle; Hunt, Kathleen E.; Navas, Carlos A.; Bícego, Kênia C. Autor UNESP; Buck, C. Loren (Journal of Comparative Physiology B: Biochemical, Systemic, and Environmental Physiology, 2022) [Artigo]
    Sampling blood for endocrine analysis from some species may not be practical or ethical. Quantification of hormones extracted from nontypical sample types, such as keratinized tissues, offers a less invasive alternative ...
  • Embryonic Thermal Manipulation Affects Ventilation, Metabolism, Thermal Control and Central Dopamine in Newly Hatched and Juvenile Chicks

    Rocha, Aline C. G. Autor UNESP; Cristina-Silva, Caroline Autor UNESP; Taxini, Camila L.; da Costa Silva, Kaoma Stephani; Lima, Virgínia T. M.; Macari, Marcos Autor UNESP; Bícego, Kênia C. Autor UNESP; Szawka, Raphael E.; Gargaglioni, Luciane H. Autor UNESP (Frontiers in Physiology, 2021) [Artigo]
    The first third of incubation is critical for embryonic development, and environmental changes during this phase can affect the physiology and survival of the embryos. We evaluated the effects of low (LT), control (CT), ...
  • Osmoregulation and fish transportation

    Falanghe Carneiro, Paulo César; Urbinati, Elisabeth Criscuolo Autor UNESP; Bendhack, Fabiano (Fish Osmoregulation, 2019) [Capítulo de livro]
    Cellular osmoregulation constitutes a phylogenetically conserved set of highly complex responses to changes in external osmolality/tonicity to maintain cell volume, intracellular concentrations of macro- and micromolecules, ...
  • Morfologia da placenta a termo e da interface materno-fetal da jumenta pêga

    de Toledo, Carmen Zilda Pereira Autor UNESP; Girardi, Annita Morais Autor UNESP; Toniollo, Gilson Hélio Autor UNESP; Orlandi, Cássia Maria Barroso; Machado, Marcia Rita Fernandes Autor UNESP (Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Research and Animal Science, 2015) [Artigo]
    This study describes the placental morphology and fetal-maternal interface regarding macroscopic and microscopic aspects from Pêga Jennies at end of pregnancy. Eleven placentas were evaluated after delivery, and four ...
  • Parâmetros métricos da traqueia e suas correlações com o perímetro torácico, peso e comprimento corporal de cães (Canis familiaris, linnaeus, 1758) sem raça definida

    Guimarães, Gregório Corrêa; Polegato, Bárbara Roberta Lorenzato; Rosa, Matheus Camargos de Britto; Guimarães, Camila Souza de Oliveira; Nascimento, Liliane Rangel; Santos, André Luiz Quagliatto; Machado, Márcia Rita Fernandes Autor UNESP; Oliveira, Fabrício de Singaretti (Bioscience Journal, 2012) [Artigo]
    The present study aimed to analyze metric data from the trachea of dogs and to correlate them with the thoracic girth, body length and weight. We used 48 dogs of unknown breed, 19 males and 29 females. The animals were ...
  • Ascorbic acid in egg injection minimizes the effects of fasting between hatching and housing of broiler chicks

    Iglesias, Dayane Lilian Pires Autor UNESP; Sgavioli, Sarah; Malheiros, Euclides Braga Autor UNESP; Garcia, Rodrigo Garófallo; Rombola, Luiz Gustavo; Caldara, Fabiana Ribeiro; Nääs, Irenilza De Alencar; Boleli, Isabel Cristina Autor UNESP (International Journal of Poultry Science, 2015) [Artigo]
    The duration of pre-housing fasting may determine the chick’s weight loss, impairing their performance during the rearing. Management’s practices to minimize the effect of this fast are extremely important to the success ...
  • Evaluation of the efficacy of Saccharomyces cerevisiae cell wall to ameliorate the toxic effects of aflatoxin in broilers

    Santin, Elizabeth; Carlos Paulillo, Antonio Autor UNESP; Maiorka, Alex; Okada Nakaghi, Laura Satiko Autor UNESP; Macari, Marcos Autor UNESP; da Silva, Ana Vitória Fischer; Carlos Alessi, Antonio Autor UNESP (International Journal of Poultry Science, 2003) [Artigo]
    A study was carried out to evaluate the efficacy of Saccharomyces cerevisiae (SC) as an inhibitor of aflatoxicosis in broilers. Clinic, pathologic, immune and productive aspects of broilers fed with aflatoxin in the diets ...
  • Effects of intra-egg injection of vitamin c on the eggshell mineral absorption, embryo mortality and hematological variables in chicks at hot incubation temperature

    Sgavioli, Sarah Autor UNESP; de Almeida, Vitor Rosa Autor UNESP; Praes, Maria Fernanda F.M. Autor UNESP; Iara Vicentini, Tamiris Autor UNESP; Matos Junior, Joao Batista Autor UNESP; Morita, Viviane de Souza Autor UNESP; Malheiros, Euclides Braga Autor UNESP; Boleli, Isabel Cristina Autor UNESP (International Journal of Poultry Science, 2013) [Artigo]
    This study examined whether preincubation injection of vitamin C intra-eggs influences the eggshell mineral absorption, embryo mortality and hematological characteristics of chicks from eggs incubated at usual or hot ...
  • Egg injection of ascorbic acid stimulates leucocytosis and cell proliferation in the bursa of Fabricius

    Sgavioli, Sarah Autor UNESP; Borges, Liliana Longo Autor UNESP; de Almeida, Vitor Rosa Autor UNESP; Thimotheo, Mariana Autor UNESP; de Oliveira, João Ademir Autor UNESP; Boleli, Isabel Cristina Autor UNESP (International Journal of Poultry Science, 2013) [Artigo]
    Broiler chicks with high immune defense potential at hatching are of great value to the poultry industry. Heat stress can have immunosuppressive or immune stimulatory effect and Ascorbic Acid (AA) acts as anti-stressor and ...
  • Indicadores da resposta inflamatória sistêmica em coelhos (Oryctolagus cuniculus) infectados experimentalmente com oocistos esporulados de Eimeria stiedai (Apicomplexa: Eimeriidae)

    da Costa Freitas, Fagner Luiz; Yamamoto, Beatriz Lie; da Costa Freitas, Wagner Luiz; Fagliari, Jose Jurandir Autor UNESP; de Sousa Almeida, Katyane; Machado, Rosangela Zacarias Autor UNESP; Machado, Celio Raimundo Autor UNESP (Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinaria, 2011) [Artigo]
    Hemograms and acute-phase proteins in adult male New Zealand White rabbits that had been experimentally infected orally with sporulated oocysts of Eimeria stiedai were evaluated over a 28-day period. Fifty animals were ...
  • Anatomotopographic description of the paca heart (Agouti paca)

    Ávila, Bruna Helena Pinheiro Autor UNESP; Machado, Márcia Rita Fernandes Autor UNESP; de Oliveira, Fabrício Singaretti (Acta Scientiae Veterinariae, 2010) [Artigo]
    Background: The domestic animals heart is a conical hollow viscera, surrounded by pericardium, laterally compressed, accompanying the thorax shape. Atriums constituted the heart basis and their auricles partially bound the ...
  • Broiler breeder age and dietary energy level on performance and pancreas lipase and trypsin activities of 7-days old chicks

    Maiorka, Alex; da Silva, Ana Vitoria Fischer; Santin, Elizabeth; Pizauro Jr., João Martins Autor UNESP; Macari, Marcos Autor UNESP (International Journal of Poultry Science, 2004) [Artigo]
    The objective of this study was to evaluate the effects of broiler breeder age and the dietary energy level (2,900 and 3,200 kcal ME/kg) on performance and pancreas lipase and trypsin activities of chicks during the first ...
  • Pressão arterial e reatividade vascular em frangos de corte machos de cinco linhagens comerciais

    Gonzales, Elisabeth Autor UNESP; Macari, Marcos Autor UNESP; Junqueira, Otto Mack Autor UNESP; Rosa, Guilherme J.M. Autor UNESP (Revista Brasileira de Zootecnia, 1998) [Artigo]
    Blood pressure and vascular reactivity to phenylephrine (hypertensor) and sodium nitroprusside (hypotensor) was determined on male broilers taken from 5 commercial strains (Arbor Acres, Cobb, Hubbard-Peterson, ISA and ...
  • Dietary vitamin or mineral mix removal during the finisher period on broiler chicken performance

    Maiorka, A. Autor UNESP; Laurentiz, A. C. Autor UNESP; Santin, E. Autor UNESP; Araújo, L. F. Autor UNESP; Macari, M. Autor UNESP (Journal of Applied Poultry Research, 2002) [Artigo]
    The effect of dietary vitamin (VS) and mineral (MS) mix withdrawal between 42 and 49 d of age on broiler chicken performance was evaluated. The diets were formulated based on corn and soybean meal, and the experiments were ...
  • Acid base balance in quarter horses performing three barrel racing

    Da Silva, Marco Augusto Giannoccaro; Gomide, Lina Maria Wehrle; Dias, Deborah Penteado Martins; Martins, Carla Braga; Albernaz, Raquel Mincarelli; Bernardi, Nara Saraiva; De Queiroz Neto, Antonio; De Lacerda Neto, José Corrêa (Revista Brasileira de Medicina Veterinaria, 2013) [Artigo]
    High intensity exercise, as performed during the Three Barrel Racing (3BR), demands great energy production in a very short period of time. This request is feasible via anaerobic metabolism activation. The anaerobic ...
  • Midbrain structures and control of ventilation in amphibians

    Gargaglioni, L. H.; Branco, L. G.S. (Cardio-Respiratory Control in Vertebrates: Comparative and Evolutionary Aspects, 2009) [Capítulo de livro]
    Despite recent advances, the mechanisms of neurorespiratory control in anuran amphibians are far from understood. Among key brainstem structures believed to play a major role in the ventilatory control of amphibians is the ...

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