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Screening of selected indigenous plants of Lebanon for antimicrobial activity.
The objective of this study is to test in vitro the antimicrobial efficacy of 39 water and 39 methanol extracts derived from different parts of 27 indigenous wild plant species that have beenExpand
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Mastitis inCamelus dromedarius in Saudi Arabia
SummaryThe correlation between camels' milk samples collected from abnormal inflamed udders and samples positive in the California Mastitis Test (CMT) was +0·803 (P<0·01). The bacterial count rangesExpand
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Bacterial Identity and Characteristics in Healthy and Unhealthy Respiratory Tracts of Sheep and Calves
Barbour, E.K., Nabbut, N.H., Hamadeh, S.K. and Al-Nakhli, H.M., 1997. Bacterial identity and characteristics in healthy and unhealthy respiratory tracts of sheep and calves. Veterinary ResearchExpand
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The effect of water restriction on certain physiological parameters in Awassi sheep
Abstract The effect of water restriction was studied on various physiological parameters in Awassi ewes over a 6-week-period (April–May, 2002). Fifteen dry, multiparous Awassi ewes were randomlyExpand
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Avian influenza outbreak in poultry in the Lebanon and transmission to neighbouring farmers and swine.
Twenty-four poultry farms in four major provinces of the Lebanon were investigated to verify the first emergence of avian influenza (AI). Both the meat chicken breeders and commercial chicken layersExpand
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Microbiological and chemical properties of litter from different chicken types and production systems.
Chicken litter is produced in large quantities from all types of poultry raising activities. It is primarily used for land application, thus it is essential to analyze its properties before it isExpand
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Infection and immunity in broiler chicken breeders vaccinated with a temperature-sensitive mutant of Mycoplasma gallisepticum and impact on performance of offspring.
A comparison of infection and immunity to Mycoplasma gallisepticum (MG) in broiler chicken breeders vaccinated with a temperature-sensitive mutant of MG versus nonvaccinated chickens, and the impactExpand
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Evaluation of the Histopathology of the Respiratory System in Essential Oil-Treated Broilers Following a Challenge With Mycoplasma gallisepticum and/or H9N2 Influenza Virus
The objective of this work is to evaluate the impact of eucalyptus and peppermint essential oils (Mentofin) in the protection of the respiratory system of broilers against controlled challenges byExpand
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Surveillance for Coronaviruses in Bats, Lebanon and Egypt, 2013–2015
To the Editor: Coronaviruses (CoVs) in bats are genetically diverse, and evidence suggests they are ancestors of Middle East respiratory virus CoV (MERS-CoV), severe acute respiratory syndrome CoV,Expand
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Demographic distribution and transmission potential of influenza A and 2009 pandemic influenza A H1N1 in pilgrims.
INTRODUCTION The World Health Organization's persistent reporting of global outbreaks of influenza A viruses, including the 2009 pandemic swine A H1N1 strain (H1N1pdm09), justified the targetedExpand
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