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Clinical Efficacy of Rifampicin for Treatment of Canine Pyoderma
Rifampicin was safe and effective for the treatment of canine pyoderma at the dosage used in this study and improvement was noted in 2/20 (10%) dogs. Expand
Babesia infection in naturally exposed pet dogs from a north-eastern state (Assam) of India: detection by microscopy and polymerase chain reaction
The diagnostic efficacy of Babesia infection by polymerase chain reaction (PCR) technique has been compared with microscopy examination and molecular diagnosis using PCR detected 63 (56.75 %) dogs positive for Babesian infection. Expand
Coccidiosis in pigs of subtropical hilly region of Meghalaya, India
To determine the prevalence of coccidia infections in pigs of subtropical hilly region of Meghalaya, a total of 2574 Fecal samples of pigs from different age groups <6 months (706 nos.), 6-12 monthsExpand
Morphology, epidemiology, and phylogeny of Babesia: An overview
It has been concluded that as the study on Babesia is complex in nature so monitoring of the infection with the use of modern techniques is very much needed to control the infection. Expand
Leprosy bacillus--possibly the first chemoautotrophic human pathogen cultivated in vitro and characterised.
The chemoautotrophic nutritional requirements of LB, entirely unsuspected for a medically important pathogenic bacterium, having dimorphic characters with spores, mycelia and granules and unique pathogenicity of multilation manifested through the virulence factor, the enzyme collagenase, made LB or M leprae the highly enigmatic bacterium for so long. Expand
Extracts of Adhatoda vasica Nees . and vasicine inhibits biofilm formation of Klebsiella pneumoniae
Adhatoda vasica Nees. are used traditionally in Tripura to cure pneumonia, cough and cold. Pneumonia is mainly caused by bacteria like Klebsiella pneumoniae. Moreover, many of these pathogenicExpand
Epidemiology of Gastrointestinal Parasitism in Pigs in Subtropical Hill Zone of Meghalaya
An epidemiological study on gastrointestinal parasitic infection s in pigs in a subtropical hill zone of Meghalaya was conducted from April, 2011 to March, 2012 and found the infection was higher in rainy and cool seasons as compared to cold and warm/hot seasons. Expand
On the recovery of horsehair worms, Gordius sp. (Nematomorpha: Gordiida) from pork in Shillong, India
A case history of the occurrence of two nematomorph worms in the meat of a pig in Shillong, India is described and one of the recovered specimens was studied by scanning electron microscopy for species determination and identified as Gordius sp. Expand
Antibiofilm effects of Adhatoda Vasica Nees. extracts in comparison with commercial vasicine on Streptococcus Pneumoniae
Purpose: Medicinal plants like Adhatoda vasica Nees. are used traditionally in Tripura to cure pneumonia, cough and cold. Pneumonia is a lung infection with cough, fever and hard time breathing.Expand