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Convergent trends and spatiotemporal patterns of Aedes-borne arboviruses in Mexico and Central America (2023)
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Gutierrez, B., da Silva Candido, D., Bajaj, S., Paulina Rodriguez Maldonado, A., Garces Ayala, F., de la Luz Torre Rodriguez, M., …Escalera-Zamudio, M. (2023). Convergent trends and spatiotemporal patterns of Aedes-borne arboviruses in Mexico and Central America. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 17(9), https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0011169

BackgroundAedes-borne arboviruses cause both seasonal epidemics and emerging outbreaks with a significant impact on global health. These viruses share mosquito vector species, often infecting the same host population within overlapping geographic reg... Read More about Convergent trends and spatiotemporal patterns of Aedes-borne arboviruses in Mexico and Central America.

Establishing a Veterinary Anatomy core syllabus through a modified Delphi process. (2023)
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Gummery, E., Singh, M., & Channon, S. B. (2023). Establishing a Veterinary Anatomy core syllabus through a modified Delphi process. Journal of Anatomy, 244(1), 184-201. https://doi.org/10.1111/joa.13948

Anatomy forms a key component of veterinary curricula, but, in the context of an evolving profession, curricula are adapting and changing accordingly. There is a lack of guidance for educators regarding the levels of anatomical knowledge required for... Read More about Establishing a Veterinary Anatomy core syllabus through a modified Delphi process..

An inconsistent social buffering effect from a static visual substitute in horses (Equus caballus): a pilot study (2023)
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Ricci-Bonot, C., Romero, T., Nicol, C., & Mills, D. (2023). An inconsistent social buffering effect from a static visual substitute in horses (Equus caballus): a pilot study. Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jveb.2023.07.004

Social buffering occurs when a companion helps to reduce a subject’s stress response during a stressful event and/or to recover more quickly from a stressful event. The aim of this study was to determine if any social buffering function of a horse co... Read More about An inconsistent social buffering effect from a static visual substitute in horses (Equus caballus): a pilot study.

Characterization of the haemagglutinin properties of the H5N1 avian influenza virus that caused human infections in Cambodia (2023)
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Chang, P., Yang, J., Karunarathna, T., Qureshi, M., Sadeyen, J., & Iqbal, M. (2023). Characterization of the haemagglutinin properties of the H5N1 avian influenza virus that caused human infections in Cambodia. Emerging Microbes & Infections, 12(2), https://doi.org/10.1080/22221751.2023.2244091

High pathogenicity avian influenza (HPAI) H5N1 is a subtype of the influenza A virus primarily found in birds. The subtype emerged in China in 1996 and has spread globally, causing significant morbidity and mortality in birds and humans. In Cambodia,... Read More about Characterization of the haemagglutinin properties of the H5N1 avian influenza virus that caused human infections in Cambodia.

Factors associated with insulin responses to oral sugars in a mixed-breed cohort of ponies (2023)
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Knowles, E., Harris, P., Elliott, J., Chang, Y., & Menzies-Gow, N. (2023). Factors associated with insulin responses to oral sugars in a mixed-breed cohort of ponies. Equine Veterinary Journal, https://doi.org/10.1111/evj.13983

Background: Serum insulin concentration at 60 min (InsulinT60) during an oral sugar test (OST) indicates future laminitis risk and insulin dysregulation (ID). Associations between InsulinT60 and physical and owner-reported variables may help clinicia... Read More about Factors associated with insulin responses to oral sugars in a mixed-breed cohort of ponies.

Global prioritization of endemic zoonotic diseases for conducting surveillance in domestic animals to protect public health (2023)
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Qiu, Y., Guitian, J., Webster, J., Musallam, I., Haider, N., Drewe, J., & Song, J. (2023). Global prioritization of endemic zoonotic diseases for conducting surveillance in domestic animals to protect public health. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 378(1887), https://doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2022.0407

Zoonotic diseases (zoonoses) originating from domestic animals pose a significant risk to people's health and livelihoods, in addition to jeopardizing animal health and production. Effective surveillance of endemic zoonoses at the animal level is cru... Read More about Global prioritization of endemic zoonotic diseases for conducting surveillance in domestic animals to protect public health.

Bilateral Functional Electrical Stimulation for the Treatment of Presbyphonia in a Sheep Model (2023)
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Kirsch, A., Gerstenberger, C., Jakubass, B., Tschernitz, M., Perkins, J., Groselj-Strele, A., …Gugatschka, M. (2023). Bilateral Functional Electrical Stimulation for the Treatment of Presbyphonia in a Sheep Model. The Laryngoscope, https://doi.org/10.1002/lary.30984

Objectives: The aim of the study was to increase muscle volume and improve phonation characteristics of the aged ovine larynx by functional electrical stimulation (FES) using a minimally invasive surgical procedure. Methods: Stimulation electrodes we... Read More about Bilateral Functional Electrical Stimulation for the Treatment of Presbyphonia in a Sheep Model.

Pharmacological and Genetic Disruption of C-Type Natriuretic Peptide (nppcl) Expression in Zebrafish (Danio rerio) Causes Stunted Growth during Development (2023)
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Lessey, A. J., Mirczuk, S. M., Chand, A. N., Kurrasch, D. M., Korbonits, M., Niessen, S. J. M., …Fowkes, R. C. (2023). Pharmacological and Genetic Disruption of C-Type Natriuretic Peptide (nppcl) Expression in Zebrafish (Danio rerio) Causes Stunted Growth during Development. International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 24(16), 12921. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijms241612921

Abstract Human patients with mutations within NPPC or NPR2 genes (encoding C-type natriuretic peptide (CNP) and guanylyl cyclase-B (GC-B), respectively) display clinical signs associated with skeletal abnormalities, such as overgrowth or short statu... Read More about Pharmacological and Genetic Disruption of C-Type Natriuretic Peptide (nppcl) Expression in Zebrafish (Danio rerio) Causes Stunted Growth during Development.

Genetic characterisation of the Connemara pony and the Warmblood horse using a within-breed clustering approach (2023)
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Lindsay-McGee, V., Sanchez-Molano, E., Banos, G., Clark, E., Piercy, R., & Psifidi, A. (2023). Genetic characterisation of the Connemara pony and the Warmblood horse using a within-breed clustering approach. Genetics Selection Evolution, 55(1), https://doi.org/10.1186/s12711-023-00827-w

BackgroundThe Connemara pony (CP) is an Irish breed that has experienced varied selection by breeders over the last fifty years, with objectives ranging from the traditional hardy pony to an agile athlete. We compared these ponies with well-studied W... Read More about Genetic characterisation of the Connemara pony and the Warmblood horse using a within-breed clustering approach.

Comparing the evolutionary dynamics of predominant SARS-CoV-2 virus lineages co-circulating in Mexico (2023)
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Castelán-Sánchez, H., Delaye, L., Inward, R., Dellicour, S., Gutierrez, B., de la Vina, N., …Zamudio, M. (2023). Comparing the evolutionary dynamics of predominant SARS-CoV-2 virus lineages co-circulating in Mexico. eLife, 12, https://doi.org/10.7554/eLife.82069

Over 200 different SARS-CoV-2 lineages have been observed in Mexico by November 2021. To investigate lineage replacement dynamics, we applied a phylodynamic approach and explored the evolutionary trajectories of five dominant lineages that circulated... Read More about Comparing the evolutionary dynamics of predominant SARS-CoV-2 virus lineages co-circulating in Mexico.

Dystonic head tremor in paroxysmal dyskinesia in 17 dogs (2021–2023) (2023)
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Liatis, T., & De Decker, S. (in press). Dystonic head tremor in paroxysmal dyskinesia in 17 dogs (2021–2023). Veterinary Record, https://doi.org/10.1002/vetr.3407

Background Dystonia is a common component of the movement disorder paroxysmal dyskinesia (PD) in dogs. However, the incidence of dystonic head tremor (DHT) in these dogs has not previously been evaluated. Methods The medical records of dogs pres... Read More about Dystonic head tremor in paroxysmal dyskinesia in 17 dogs (2021–2023).