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    • Nanopartículas de plata como aditivo en dietas para lechones en transición 

      Fondevila, Manuel; de la Fuente Oliver, Gabriel (Asís Veterinaria, 2019-06)
    • Near real-time monitoring of clinical events detected in swine herds in Northeastern Spain 

      Alba Casals, Anna; Allue, Eduard; Tarancón, Vicens; Baliellas, Jordi; Novell, Elena; Napp Avelli, Sebastián; Fraile Sauce, Lorenzo José (Frontiers Media, 2020)
      Novel techniques of data mining and time series analyses allow the development of new methods to analyze information relating to the health status of the swine population in near real-time. A swine health monitoring system ...
    • Neospora caninum and coxiella burnetii seropositivity are related to endocrine pattern changes during gestation in lactating dairy cows 

      García Ispierto, Irina; Nogareda, Carmina; Yániz Pérez de Albéniz, Jesús; Almería, S.; Martínez Bello, D.; López Gatius, Fernando; de Sousa, N. M.; Beckers, J. F. (Elsevier, 2010)
      Q fever is a zoonotic infection caused by Coxiella burnetii that is endemic worldwide. Domestic ruminants are a source of infection for humans. Given the suggestion that the bacterium recrudesces during pregnancy in cattle, ...
    • Network structure of vertebrate scavenger assemblages at the global scale: drivers and ecosystem functioning implications 

      Sebastián-González, Esther; Morales-Reyes, Zebensui; Botella, Francisco; Naves-Alegre, Lara; Pérez-García, Juan M.; Mateo-Tomás, Patricia; Olea, Pedro P.; Moleón, Marcos; Barbosa, Jomar M.; Hiraldo, Fernando; Arrondo, Eneko; Donázar, José A.; Cortés-Avizanda, Ainara; Selva, Nuria; Lambertucci, Sergio A.; Bhattacharjee, Aishwarya; Brewer, Alexis L.; Abernethy, Erin F.; Turner, Kelsey L.; Beasley, James C.; DeVault, Travis L.; Gerke, Hannah C.; Rhodes Jr, Olin E.; Ordiz, Andrés; Wikenros, Camilla; Zimmermann, Barbara; Wabakken, Petter; Wilmers, Christopher C.; Smith, Justine A.; Kendall, Corinne J.; Ogada, Darcy; Frehner, Ethan; Allen, Maximilian L.; Wittmer, Heiko U.; Butler, James R. A.; Du Toit, Johan T.; Margalida, Antoni; Oliva-Vidal, Pilar; Wilson, David; Jerina, Klemen; Krofel, Miha; Kostecke, Rich; Inger, Richard; Per, Esra; Ayhan, Yunus; Ulusoy, Hasan; Vural, Doğanay; Inagaki, Akino; Koike, Shinsuke; Samson, Arockianathan; Perrig, Paula L.; Spencer, Emma; Newsome, Thomas M.; Heurich, Marco; Anadón, José D.; Buechley, Evan R.; Sánchez-Zapata, José Antonio (John Wiley & Sons LtdNordic Society Oikos, 2020-05-08)
      The organization of ecological assemblages has important implications for ecosystem functioning, but little is known about how scavenger communities organize at the global scale. Here, we test four hypotheses on the factors ...
    • Nivel de proteína en piensos de cebo de corderos 

      Álvarez Rodríguez, Javier; Joy, Margalida; Molina Ureste, Ester; Blanco Alibés, Mireia; Lobón, Sandra; Villalba Mata, Daniel (Asís Veterinaria, 2018-10-08)
    • No bilateral variation accompanies the skull size change in domestic pig 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Esteve-Puig, C. (Annals of Experimental Biology, 2015-04-11)
      Morphological symmetry and asymmetry in a sample of 41 domestic pig skulls was decomposed into a component of symmetric and asymmetric variation using geometric morphometric methods. The left<br>right symmetric variation ...
    • No difference in antler asymmetries between two captive Maral deer populations 

      Korzhikenova, N.; Sambetbaev, A.; Iglikov, O.; Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel (Sociedad Chilena de Anatomía, 2014)
      The objective of this study was to investigate asymmetry in antlers of Caspian Red Deer or maral (Cervus elaphus sibiricus) from two different genetic origins and maintained under similar conditions. Eighteen male Caspian ...
    • No Directional Scapular Asymmetry among Tamarines of the Genus Saguinus(Primates: Callitrichidae) 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Vélez-García, Juan Fernando (SCIENCEDOMAIN International, 2020-09-19)
      Bilateral asymmetry is defined as a deviation of a whole organism or a part of it from a perfect symmetry, and different categories can be recognized. One is the fluctuating asymmetry, defined as the random developmental ...
    • No ecogeographical trends in body structure for Zebu (Bos indicus) 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel (Science Central Publications, 2013)
      Bergmann"s rule is an empirical generalisation concerning body size in endothermic species. It states that within a species, body size varies such that individuals occupying colder environments tend to be larger than ...
    • No functional sexual dimorphism in Minorcan horse assessed by geometric morphometric methods 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Allés, C. (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United NationsCambridge University Press, 2015-07-07)
      The existence of sexual dimorphism in the Minorcan horse, an autochthonous breed from Minorca Island in the Balearic archipelago (NW Mediterranean Sea), is established in the of oficial standard, with females being shorter ...
    • No morphologic differences in microtic ewes from Guatemala 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel (World Science and Research Publishing, 2015-01-22)
      A sample of 39 native ewes belonging to different flocks, from different local communities of the Quetzaltenango Department in W Guatemala, were weighed and measured for thoracic girth, ear length, cannon perimeter, face ...
    • Non-allometric variation in the Brown-Thorated sloth Bradypus variegatus (Schinz, 1825) skull (Mammalia, Pilosa, Bradypodidade) 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), 2019-08-21)
      Brown-throated sloth Bradypus variegatus (Schinz, 1825) is a monomorphic mammal, and its skull ontogeny is poorly known. Here, we present a study of the ontogenetic allometric relationship between skull size and shape in ...
    • Non-functional sexually dimorphic mandibular differences in the African rodent Thryonomys swinderianus(Temminck, 1827) 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Samuel, O. M.; Olopade, J. O. (Scholars Research Library, 2015-12-31)
      This study aimed to compare mandibular parameters in adult males and females of Greater cane rat or African cane rat (Thryonomys swinderianus). For this purpose,9lateral mandibular landmarks were analysed by means of ...
    • Not all saponins have a greater antiprotozoal activity than their related sapogenins 

      Ramos-Morales, Eva; Lyons, Laura; de la Fuente Oliver, Gabriel; Braganca, Radek; Newbold, C. Jamie (Oxford University Press, 2019-07-04)
      The antiprotozoal effect of saponins varies according to both the structure of the sapogenin and the composition and linkage of the sugar moieties to the sapogenin. The effect of saponins on protozoa has been considered ...
    • Un nou model per estudiar l'avortament en les granges de boví infectades per Neospora caninum 

      Almería, S.; López Gatius, Fernando; Serrano, Beatriz (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, 2016)
      Investigadors de la UAB i de la Universitat de Lleida han observat que la infecció en laboratori pel paràsit N. caninum en vaques gestants que es troben en el segon trimestre de gestació és capaç de causar avortament, ...
    • Nuevas estrategias de alimentación en el porcino ecológico 

      Argemí i Armengol, Immaculada; Villalba Mata, Daniel; Álvarez Rodríguez, Javier (Grupo Asís, 2018-10-01)
      Este estudio se planteó para proponer una estrategia de alimentación de porcino ecológico, en las diferentes fases fisiológicas, usando ingredientes locales ecológicos. A partir del valor nutritivo de cereales (n = 22), ...
    • Nutrient utilization efficiency, ruminal fermentation and microbial community in Holstein bulls fed concentrate-based diets with different forage source 

      Costa-Roura, Sandra; Balcells Terés, Joaquim; de la Fuente Oliver, Gabriel; Mora-Gil, Jesús; Llanes, Núria; Villalba Mata, Daniel (Elsevier, 2020-09-08)
      Ruminal acidosis can penalize cattle performance and modify ruminal microbiota composition; in that sense, providing quality forage may be a useful tool to cope with such dysfunction. This assay aimed to control animals' ...
    • Nutritional strategies to cope with reduced litter weight gain and total tract digestibility in lactating sows 

      Álvarez Rodríguez, Javier; Mir, L.; Seradj, Ahmad Reza; Morazán Nuñez, Henris Jobany; Balcells Terés, Joaquim; Babot Gaspa, Daniel (Wiley, 2017-09-15)
      Twelve lactating sows were used to evaluate the effects of reducing dietary crude protein (CP) (14% vs. 12%) and increasing neutral detergent fibre (NDF) levels (18% vs. 22%) on litter performance, total tract ...
    • Nutritional Wasting Disorders in Sheep 

      Asín, Javier; Ramírez, Gustavo A.; Navarro, Mauricio A.; Nyaoke, Akinyi C.; Henderson, Eileen E.; Mendonça, Fábio S.; Molín, Jéssica; Uzal, Francisco A. (MDPI, 2021-02-15)
      The different ovine production and breeding systems share the cornerstone of keeping a good body condition to ensure adequate productivity. Several infectious and parasitic disorders have detrimental effects on weight gains ...
    • On biometrical aspects of the cephalic anatomy of Xisqueta sheep (Catalunya, Spain) 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Sarma, Kamal; Jordana i Vidal, Jordi (Sociedad Chilena de Anatomía, 2010-03-24)
      This study, based on a 48 Xisqueta skull samples, gives a statistical insight of the skull shape in this breed. Thirty eight measurements and eight indexes were recorded. The variance structure was done using a Principal ...