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    • Early postabortion recovery of Neospora-infected lactating dairy cows 

      Santolaria Blasco, Pilar; López Gatius, Fernando; Yániz Pérez de Albéniz, Jesús; García Ispierto, Irina; Nogareda, Carmina; Bech Sàbat, Gregori; Serrano, Beatriz; Almería, S. (Elsevier, 2009)
      This study was designed to assess the reproductive performance of Neospora caninum–infected dairy cows (Bos taurus) after abortion. The population examined was composed of 92 aborting cows subsequently subjected to at ...
    • Effects of crossbreed pregnancies on the abortion risk of Neospora caninum-infected dairy cows 

      Almería, S.; López Gatius, Fernando; García Ispierto, Irina; Nogareda, Carmina; Bech Sàbat, Gregori; Serrano, Beatriz; Santolaria Blasco, Pilar; Yániz Pérez de Albéniz, Jesús (Elsevier, 2009)
      Previous studies have shown that the use of beef bull semen significantly reduces the rate of abortions due to Neospora caninum in artificially inseminated (AI) seropositive dairy cows. In addition, certain beef breeds ...
    • Progesterone supplementation during mid-gestation increases the risk of abortion in Neospora-infected dairy cows with high antibody titres 

      Bech Sàbat, Gregori; López Gatius, Fernando; Santolaria Blasco, Pilar; García Ispierto, Irina; Pabón, M.; Nogareda, Carmina; Yániz Pérez de Albéniz, Jesús; Almería, S. (Elsevier, 2007)
      Progesterone has been reported to reduce Th1 responses during pregnancy. Thus, given that an excessive Th1 response could lead to abortion in Neospora-infected dairy cows, we hypothesized a reduction in abortion risk ...