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Medications used in small ruminants and camelids
With the increase in smaller farms wanting to raise sheep and goats as well as camelids (alpacas and llamas) in the U.S., veterinarians who do not routinely treat small ruminants and camelids may be asked about medications ...
Advanced breeding techniques of small ruminants and camelids
After a producer has gained knowledge and experience with the breeding management of their herd or flock, they may decide to attempt a variety of assisted reproductive techniques. What exactly is included in the category ...
Breeding management of small ruminants and camelids
Understanding the basic physiological characteristics of sheep and goats are essential for a successful breeding program. This knowledge will insure that the males and females are in the correct stage of their reproductive ...
Prevalence and Prognostic Importance of Pulmonary Hypertension in Dogs with Myxomatous Mitral Valve Disease
(American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 2015-03)
BackgroundPulmonary hypertension (PH) is common in dogs with myxomatous mitral valve disease (MMVD) but its effect on clinical outcome has not been investigated. Hypothesis/objectivesThe presence of PH worsens the outcome ...
TRACKS, Fall/Winter 2015
(Virginia Tech, 2015)
TRACKS is the biannual news magazine of the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine.
Rho-Associated Kinase Inhibitor (Y-27632) Attenuates Doxorubicin-Induced Apoptosis of Human Cardiac Stem Cells
(PLoS One, 2015-12-08)
Background Recent clinical trials using c-kit+ human cardiac stem cells (CSCs) demonstrated promising results in increasing cardiac function and improving quality of life. However, CSC efficiency is low, likely due to ...
Recent advances in Brucella abortus vaccines
Brucella abortus vaccines play a central role in bovine brucellosis control/eradication programs and have been successfully used worldwide for decades. Strain 19 and RB51 are the approved B. abortus vaccines strains most ...
Recombinant Salmonella Expressing Burkholderia mallei LPS O Antigen Provides Protection in a Murine Model of Melioidosis and Glanders
Burkholderia pseudomallei and Burkholderia mallei are the etiologic agents of melioidosis and glanders, respectively. These bacteria are highly infectious via the respiratory route and can cause severe and often fatal ...