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Analysis of the intestinal bacterial microbiota in maize- or sorghum-fed broiler chickens using real-time PCR
(British Poultry Science, 2014-11-02) [Artigo]
1. An experiment was conducted to study the effect of two different diets on zootechnical performance and the major bacterial groups in association with the host mucosa and dispersed in the lumen contents of the small ...
Gender and age influence the ventilatory response to hypercapnia in chickens
(FASEB Journal, 2012-04-01) [Resumo]
Avaliação de diferentes inclinações e exposições de telhado em três tipos de cobertura em modelos reduzidos de instalações zootécnicas
(Semina: Ciências Agrárias, 2013-05-01) [Artigo]
The present study was developed in Departamentos de Engenharia Rural e Morfologia e Fisiologia Animal da FCAV/Unesp. The objective of evaluating different roof slopes and exposure in three types of coverage in models of ...
Serum bactericidal activity as indicator of innate immunity in pacu Piaractus mesopotamicus (Holmberg, 1887)
(Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2013-12-01) [Artigo]
The immune system of teleost fish has mechanisms responsible for the defense against bacteria through protective proteins in several tissues. The protein action can be evaluated by serum bactericidal activity and this is ...
Isolation of Leptospira spp. from a man living in a rural area of the Municipality of Cruz Alta, RS, Brazil
(Ciência Rural, 2015-01-01) [Artigo]
The aim of this study was to describe the isolation of a pathogenic strain of Leptospira interrogans from the urine sample of a male human living in the rural area of the County of Cruz Alta, Rio Grande do Sul. An aliquot ...
Parâmetros métricos da traqueia e suas correlações com o perímetro torácico, peso e comprimento corporal de cães sem raça definida (Canis familiaris, Linnaeus, 1758)
(Bioscience Journal, 2012-03-01) [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 ...
Serum activity of creatine kinase and aminotransferase aspartate enzymes of horses submitted to muscle biopsy and incremental jump test
(Revista Brasileira de Saúde e Produção Animal, 2013-09-17) [Artigo]
The objective was to evaluate serum activity of the enzymes creatine kinase (CK) and aspartate aminotransferase (AST), which are leakage enzymes responsive to muscle injury, of athletic horses that underwent muscle biopsy ...
Effects of fasting and refeeding on the metabolic functions of the turtle kinosternon scorpioides (linnaeus, 1766) raised in captivity
(Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2013-10-14) [Artigo]
The metabolic responses of adult and young freshwater Kinosternon scorpioides turtles raised in captivity were evaluated. Two experiments were performed: a) blood metabolite changes caused by food deprivation, and b) liver ...
Comparison of maximal lactate steady state with V2, V4, individual anaerobic threshold and lactate minimum speed in horses
(Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2014-02-01) [Artigo]
The anaerobic threshold is a physiologic event studied in various species. There are various methods for its assessment, recognized in the human and equine exercise physiology literature, several of these involving the ...
Effect of breed and corpus luteum on pregnancy rate of bovine embryo recipients
(Revista Brasileira de Zootecnia, 2012-09-01) [Artigo]
The objective of this study was to evaluate pregnancy rates of recipients of different breed groups (Nellore and crossbreed), as well as the effects of size and type of the corpus luteum (CL) on plasmatic concentrations ...