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Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG modulates innate signaling pathway and cytokine responses to rotavirus vaccine in intestinal mononuclear cells of gnotobiotic pigs transplanted with human gut microbiota.
BACKGROUND: A better understanding of mechanisms underlying dose-effects of probiotics in their applications as treatments of intestinal infectious or inflammatory diseases and as vaccine adjuvant is needed. In this study, ...
Computed Tomographic Features in a Case of Bilateral Neoplastic Cryptorchidism with Suspected Torsion in a Dog.
An 11-year-old male German Shepherd dog presented for inappetence and weight loss. Physical examination and initial bloodwork revealed palpable abdominal masses, mild non-regenerative anemia, and thrombocytopenia. Survey ...
Perineural Injection for Treatment of Root-Signature Signs Associated with Lateralized Disk Material in Five Dogs (2009-2013)
Intervertebral disk disease (IVDD) is common in dogs; cervical IVDD accounts for 13-25% of all cases. Ventral slot decompression provides access to ventral and centrally extruded or protruded disk material. However, ...
Pneumonia Caused by Klebsiella spp. in 46 Horses.
BACKGROUND: Klebsiella spp. are implicated as a common cause of bacterial pneumonia in horses, but few reports describe clinical presentation and disease progression. HYPOTHESIS/OBJECTIVES: To describe the signalment, ...
Biomedical & Veterinary Medicine Quarterly Digest, Spring 2016
(Virginia Tech, 2016)
This is the second edition of the quarterly newsletter for the VetMed Graduate Student Assembly.
Biomedical & Veterinary Medicine Quarterly Digest, Winter 2016
(Virginia Tech, 2016)
This is the first edition of the quarterly newsletter for the VetMed Graduate Student Assembly.
Expanding Host Range and Cross-Species Infection of Hepatitis E Virus
Hepatitis E is an important public health disease . Although the mortality rate is less than 1% in the general population, it can reach up to 25% in infected pregnant women. According to the World Health Organization, ...
Canine Butterfly Glioblastomas: a Neuroradiological Review
In humans, high-grade gliomas may infiltrate across the corpus callosum resulting in bihemispheric lesions that may have symmetrical, winged-like appearances. This particular tumor manifestation has been coined a “butterfly” ...
Optic nerve astrocytoma in a dog
Intraocular neoplasms in dogs are uncommon in comparison with other anatomic locations [1–4]. Over 75% of these cases are attributed to melanocytic neoplasia . A majority of the remaining cases (~22%) are comprised of ...