Cookies on CAB eBooks

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

CAB eBooks

Ebooks on agriculture and the applied life sciences from CAB International

Results per page:

Search results

CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for A potential krimpsiekte vaccine.

The efficacy of a cotyledoside (isolated from Tylecodon wallichii)-protein conjugate in inducing an immunological response in rabbits and sheep was evaluated, and the efficacy of the vaccine (conjugate) was investigated by challenging sheep with the neurotoxic cumulative bufadienolide cotyledoside. ...

Author(s)
Botha, C. J.; Crafford, J. E.; Butler, V. P., Jr.; Stojanovic, M. N.; Labuschagne, L.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Acute poisoning by <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Crotalaria spectabilis</i> seeds in pigs of Mato Grosso State, Brazil.

This chapter reports an outbreak of acute intoxication by seeds of C. spectabilis in pigs in Mato Grosso, Brazil, due to contamination of sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) grain, describing the epidemiology, clinical signs, pathological findings, and the experimental reproduction of the poisoning in pigs...

Author(s)
Boabaid, F. M.; Alberton, R. L.; Ubiali, D. G.; Cruz, R. A. S.; Silva, M. I. V.; Pescador, C. A.; Souza, M. A.; Colodel, E. M.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Acute toxicity of selenium compounds commonly found in selenium-accumulator plants.

The acute toxicosis and toxicokinetics of Se (6 mg/kg body weight) in lambs orally dosed with selenate, methylselenocysteine (MeSeCys), selenomethionine (the most common form of Se in non-primary accumulator forages) and the Se-accumulator plant western aster (Aster ascendens [Symphyotrichum...

Author(s)
Davis, T. Z.; Stegelmeier, B. L.; Green, B. T.; Welch, K. D.; Panter, K. E.; Hall, J. O.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Administration of <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Senna occidentalis</i> seeds to juvenile rats: effects on hematological parameters and immune lymphoid organs.

This study aims to verify the effects of Senna occidentalis (So) on hematological, inflammatory, and immunological responses in young rats as their immune system may be more sensitive to toxicity than that of the adult. So seeds used in the experiments were obtained from the Research Centre for...

Author(s)
Mariano-Souza, D. P.; Pinheiro, M. L.; Paulino, C. A.; Górniak, S. L.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Agricultural and pharmaceutical applications of Chilean soapbark tree (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Quillaja saponaria</i>) saponins.

The saponins and other phytochemicals in the biomass of the Chilean soapbark tree (Quillaja saponaria) have numerous positive applications in animal production. The inclusion of low concentrations (100-150 ppm) of whole plant quillaja powder as a feed additive increases animal performance and...

Author(s)
Cheeke, P. R.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Alkaloid profiles of <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Mimosa tenuiflora</i> and associated methods of analysis.

The alkaloid contents of the leaves and seeds of M. tenuiflora collected from northeastern Brazil were studied. Alkaloids were isolated by classical acid/base extraction procedures and by cation exchange solid phase extraction. The crude alkaloid fractions were then analysed by thin layer...

Author(s)
Gardner, D. R.; Riet-Correa, F.; Panter, K. E.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Amended method of averting cattle to yellow tulp (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Moraea pallida</i>).

This article describes a modified method to teach cattle to avoid yellow tulp (Moraea pallida) while grazing pastures in South African conditions. It was shown that the combination of intramuscular injection with epoxyscillirosidin and drenching with lithium carbonate was effective in aversion...

Author(s)
Snyman, L. D.; Schultz, R. A.; Labuschagne, L.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Annual ryegrass toxicity in sheep is not prevented by administration of cyclodextrin via controlled release devices.

The efficacy of cyclodextrin administered by one or two controlled release devices (CRDs) to treat experimental acute, subacute or chronic annual ryegrass (Lolium multiflorum) toxicity (ARGT) in sheep caused by corynetoxins (CT) produced by Rathayibacter toxicus was determined. R. toxicus...

Author(s)
Allen, J. G.; Martin, P. J.; Shiraishi, A.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Antimicrobial effect of an extract of <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Anacardium occidentale</i> Linn against clinical isolates of multidrug-resistant <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Staphylococcus aureus</i>.

Studies were conducted to determine the in vitro antimicrobial activity of the cashew extract against hospital isolates of Staphylococcus aureus. Extracts were obtained from the cashew bark and tested for its antibacterial activity against 20 strains of S. aureus. The results showed the potent...

Author(s)
Lacerda, J. T. J. G. de; Silva, J. G. da; Higino, J. S.; Pereira, J. V.; Pereira, M. S. V.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Baccharis pteronioides</i> toxicity.

The purpose of this study is to develop a small animal model of B. pteronioides toxicity, describe the clinical, gross, and histologic lesions of poisoning, and initiate chemical studies to identify the toxin and characterize and describe its toxicity. Leaves of B. pteronioides, collected from Utah ...

Author(s)
Stegelmeier, B. L.; Sani, Y.; Pfister, J. A.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Subject Topics