goat

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Alias: domestic goat, goats, Capra hircus, African dwarf goat, African dwarf goats, Naine d'Afrique de l'Ouest, Capra aegagrus hircus, South African angora goat, Carpa hircus

Top Publications

  1. Li J, Luo J, Wang H, Shi H, Zhu J, Sun Y, et al. Adipose triglyceride lipase regulates lipid metabolism in dairy goat mammary epithelial cells. Gene. 2015;554:125-30 pubmed publisher
    ..However, its role in mammary gland tissue remains unclear. To assess the role of the ATGL gene in the goat mammary gland, this study analyzed the tissue distribution and expression of key genes together with lipid ..
  2. Garbayo J, Green J, Manikkam M, Beckers J, Kiesling D, Ealy A, et al. Caprine pregnancy-associated glycoproteins (PAG): their cloning, expression, and evolutionary relationship to other PAG. Mol Reprod Dev. 2000;57:311-22 pubmed
    ..The aim of the present study was to clone PAG from the goat, study their temporal and cell-specific expression, and determine their phylogenetic relationship to PAG from other ..
  3. Zecchinon L, Fett T, Baise E, Desmecht D. Characterization of the caprine (Capra hircus) beta-2 integrin CD18-encoding cDNA and identification of mutations potentially responsible for the ruminant-specific virulence of Mannheimia haemolytica. Mol Membr Biol. 2004;21:289-95 pubmed
    ..haemolytica...
  4. Das D, Saini M, Dhara A, Swarup D, Kumar S, Gupta P. Molecular characterization of toll-like receptor 2 of ruminants and comparative expression in nilgai (Boselaphus tragocamelus) vs. buffalo (Bubalus bubalis). Int J Immunogenet. 2008;35:227-34 pubmed publisher
    ..The present study has characterized TLR2 cDNA in nilgai, buffalo, sheep and goat that recognizes the peptidoglycan of Gram-positive bacteria...
  5. Fragkiadaki E, Vaccari G, Ekateriniadou L, Agrimi U, Giadinis N, Chiappini B, et al. PRNP genetic variability and molecular typing of natural goat scrapie isolates in a high number of infected flocks. Vet Res. 2011;42:104 pubmed publisher
    One hundred and four scrapie positive and 77 negative goats from 34 Greek mixed flocks were analysed by prion protein gene sequencing and 17 caprine scrapie isolates from 11 flocks were submitted to molecular isolate typing...
  6. Lan X, Zhao H, Wu C, Hu S, Pan C, Lei C, et al. Analysis of genetic variability at codon 42 within caprine prion protein gene in relation to production traits in Chinese domestic breeds. Mol Biol Rep. 2012;39:4981-8 pubmed publisher
    ..at codon 42 within prion protein (PRNP) gene and its associations with production traits were investigated in 2002 goats from four Chinese domestic breeds. The frequencies of allele "A" ranged from 0.353 to 0...
  7. Wang W, Luo J, Zhong Y, Lin X, Shi H, Zhu J, et al. Goat liver X receptor ?, molecular cloning, functional characterization and regulating fatty acid synthesis in epithelial cells of goat mammary glands. Gene. 2012;505:114-20 pubmed publisher
    ..In this investigation, a cDNA was isolated from the mammary gland of Xinong Saanen dairy goats and designated as goat LXR?...
  8. Ealy A, Wagner S, Sheils A, Whitley N, Kiesling D, Johnson S, et al. Identification of interferon-tau isoforms expressed by the peri-implantation goat (Capra hircus) conceptus. Domest Anim Endocrinol. 2004;27:39-49 pubmed
    ..Conceptuses (n = 5) were collected from Boer crossbred and Angora female goats by laparotomy at days 17 and 18 of pregnancy...
  9. Ushizawa K, Takahashi T, Hosoe M, Kizaki K, Abe Y, Sasada H, et al. Gene expression profiles of novel caprine placental prolactin-related proteins similar to bovine placental prolactin-related proteins. BMC Dev Biol. 2007;7:16 pubmed
    ..The data indicate that PRP genes in caprine placenta have coordination functions for gestation, as they do in bovine. This is the first study of PRPs function in caprine placenta. ..

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  1. Tirumurugaan K, Dhanasekaran S, raj G, Raja A, Kumanan K, Ramaswamy V. Differential expression of toll-like receptor mRNA in selected tissues of goat (Capra hircus). Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2010;133:296-301 pubmed publisher
    ..The present study was carried out to identify toll-like receptors (TLRs) 1-10 mRNA in goat peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs) and selected tissues including jejunum, lung, lymph node, skin, spleen ..
  2. Wakabayashi Y, Nakada T, Murata K, Ohkura S, Mogi K, Navarro V, et al. Neurokinin B and dynorphin A in kisspeptin neurons of the arcuate nucleus participate in generation of periodic oscillation of neural activity driving pulsatile gonadotropin-releasing hormone secretion in the goat. J Neurosci. 2010;30:3124-32 pubmed publisher
    ..the possible coexpression of kisspeptin, neurokinin B (NKB), and dynorphin A (Dyn) in neurons of the ARC of the goat and evaluate their potential roles in generating GnRH pulses...
  3. White S, Reynolds J, Waldron D, Schneider D, O Rourke K. Extended scrapie incubation time in goats singly heterozygous for PRNP S146 or K222. Gene. 2012;501:49-51 pubmed publisher
    Scrapie is the transmissible spongiform encephalopathy (TSE) of sheep and goats, and scrapie eradication in sheep is based in part on strong genetic resistance to classical scrapie...
  4. Geerdes Fenge H. [Travel-associated pneumonias]. Pneumologie. 2014;68:685-95 pubmed publisher
    ..pulmonary hantavirus infection (rodents), tularemia (rabbits and hares), leptospirosis (rats), Q-fever (sheep and goats), very rarely anthrax (hides of ruminants) and pest (infected rats and wildlife)...
  5. Al Thwani A, Al Mashhadani M. Tuberculosis in slaughtered cattle and workers in some abattoirs of Baghdad governorate. Int J Mycobacteriol. 2016;5 Suppl 1:S250-S251 pubmed publisher
    ..It infects cattle, humans, goats, cats, dogs, buffalo, and deer...
  6. Dietz B, Hajirahimkhan A, Dunlap T, Bolton J. Botanicals and Their Bioactive Phytochemicals for Women's Health. Pharmacol Rev. 2016;68:1026-1073 pubmed
    ..Vitex agnus-castus (chasteberry), Linum usitatissimum (flaxseed), Epimedium species (herba Epimedii, horny goat weed), and Medicago sativa (alfalfa)...
  7. Gu J, Lei Y, Huang Y, Zhao Y, Li J, Huang T, et al. Fab fragment glycosylated IgG may play a central role in placental immune evasion. Hum Reprod. 2015;30:380-91 pubmed publisher
    ..IgG produced by trophoblasts and endothelial cells can react to immunoglobulin molecules of human, rat, mouse, goat and rabbit at the Fc portion; (iii) asymmetrically glycosylated IgG can react to certain leukocytes in the membrane ..
  8. Arroyo J, Hosseini A, Zhou Z, Alharthi A, Trevisi E, Osorio J, et al. Reticulo-rumen mass, epithelium gene expression, and systemic biomarkers of metabolism and inflammation in Holstein dairy cows fed a high-energy diet. J Dairy Sci. 2017;100:9352-9360 pubmed publisher
    ..Increasing grain/concentrate in the diet changes ruminal fermentation and in sheep and goats elicits marked changes in mRNA expression of immune-related genes in ruminal epithelium...
  9. Domenis L, Spedicato R, Pepe E, Orusa R, Robetto S. Caseous Lymphadenitis Caused by Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis in Alpine Chamois (Rupicapra r. rupicapra): a Review of 98 Cases. J Comp Pathol. 2018;161:11-19 pubmed publisher
    ..showed the absence of distinct concentric layers and coagulative necrosis, which are typically seen in sheep and goats raised in areas where the infection is endemic...
  10. Yuan Y, Peng Q, Gurunathan S. Effects of Silver Nanoparticles on Multiple Drug-Resistant Strains of Staphylococcus aureus and Pseudomonas aeruginosa from Mastitis-Infected Goats: An Alternative Approach for Antimicrobial Therapy. Int J Mol Sci. 2017;18: pubmed publisher
    ..and Staphylococcus aureus, which were isolated from milk samples produced by mastitis-infected goats. The minimum inhibitory concentrations (MICs) of AgNPs against P. aeruginosa and S...
  11. Nemeth M, Wilkens M, Liesegang A. Vitamin D status in growing dairy goats and sheep: Influence of ultraviolet B radiation on bone metabolism and calcium homeostasis. J Dairy Sci. 2017;100:8072-8086 pubmed publisher
    ..in combination with reduced nutritional vitamin D (vitD) supply affects vitD status and Ca metabolism of growing goats and sheep...
  12. Hassan Z, Meerkhan A, Boufana B, Hama A, Ahmed B, Mero W, et al. Two haplotype clusters of Echinococcus granulosus sensu stricto in northern Iraq (Kurdistan region) support the hypothesis of a parasite cradle in the Middle East. Acta Trop. 2017;172:201-207 pubmed publisher
    ..3 per 100,000 Arbil inhabitants. A total of 125 Echinococcus isolates retrieved from sheep, goats and cattle were used in this study...
  13. Roura M, Catalá M, Soto Heras S, Hammami S, Izquierdo D, Fouladi Nashta A, et al. Linoleic (LA) and linolenic (ALA) acid concentrations in follicular fluid of prepubertal goats and their effect on oocyte in vitro maturation and embryo development. Reprod Fertil Dev. 2018;30:286-296 pubmed publisher
    ..we assessed the concentration of linoleic acid (LA) and linolenic acid (ALA) in follicular fluid of prepubertal goats according to follicle size (<3mm or ?3mm) by gas chromatography and tested the addition of different LA and ALA ..
  14. Erdoğan E, Özkan B, Mutlu F, Karaca S, Sahin I. [Molecular characterization of Echinococcus granulosus isolates obtained from different hosts]. Mikrobiyol Bul. 2017;51:79-86 pubmed
    ..shiquicus. Larval (metacestod) form of parasite settles in internal organs of hoofed animals (cattle, goats, pigs, horses, sheep, etc.) and human; the adult form is found in small intestine of final host, canine...
  15. Khan A, Saleemi M, Ali F, Abubakar M, Hussain R, Abbas R, et al. Pathophysiology of peste des petits ruminants in sheep (Dorper & Kajli) and goats (Boer & Beetal). Microb Pathog. 2018;117:139-147 pubmed publisher
    ..aimed at describing the pathology and antigen localization in natural PPR infections in local (Kajli sheep; Beetal goats) as well as imported small ruminant breeds (Dorper sheep; Australian Boer goat)...
  16. Shabbir M, Akram S, Hassan Z, Hanif K, Rabbani M, Muhammad J, et al. Evidence of Coxiella burnetii in Punjab province, Pakistan. Acta Trop. 2016;163:61-9 pubmed publisher
    ..9%, 95% CI:?±5.54) compared with goats (16.4%, 95% CI:?±4.34). When determining the association between soil DNA and C...
  17. Bundle D, McGiven J. Brucellosis: Improved Diagnostics and Vaccine Insights from Synthetic Glycans. Acc Chem Res. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..It is a costly, highly contagious disease that affects ruminants, cattle, sheep, goats, and other productive animals such as pigs...
  18. Zhao W, Hu S, Yu K, Wang H, Wang W, Loor J, et al. Lipoprotein lipase, tissue expression and effects on genes related to fatty acid synthesis in goat mammary epithelial cells. Int J Mol Sci. 2014;15:22757-71 pubmed publisher
    ..The pattern of LPL expression was similar to the changes in milk fat percentage in lactating goats. Taken together, results suggest that LPL may play a crucial role in fatty acid synthesis.
  19. Gandolfi B, Daniel R, O Brien D, Guo L, Youngs M, Leach S, et al. A novel mutation in CLCN1 associated with feline myotonia congenita. PLoS ONE. 2014;9:e109926 pubmed publisher
    ..Worldwide population prevalence in humans is 1:100,000. Studies in mice, dogs, humans and goats confirmed myotonia associated with functional defects in chloride channels and mutations in a skeletal muscle ..
  20. Polat C, Karatas A, Sözen M, Matur F, Abacioglu H, Oktem M. [Optimization of ELISA and immunoblot methods for the detection of IgG antibodies against old world hantaviruses in wild rodents]. Mikrobiyol Bul. 2016;50:245-55 pubmed
    ..000 and 1/10.000 conjugate dilutions were tested. The horseradish peroxidase conjugated goat anti-mouse IgG for ELISA and the alkaline phosphatase conjugated goat anti-mouse IgG for immunoblot were used...
  21. Raue K, Heuer L, Böhm C, Wolken S, Epe C, Strube C. 10-year parasitological examination results (2003 to 2012) of faecal samples from horses, ruminants, pigs, dogs, cats, rabbits and hedgehogs. Parasitol Res. 2017;116:3315-3330 pubmed publisher
    ..Stages of strongyles were found in 52.4% of sheep (n = 374) and 44.9% of goat faeces (n = 98) and Eimeria oocysts in 41.4 and 32.7% of their faeces, respectively...
  22. Njeru J, Henning K, Pletz M, Heller R, Forstner C, Kariuki S, et al. Febrile patients admitted to remote hospitals in Northeastern Kenya: seroprevalence, risk factors and a clinical prediction tool for Q-Fever. BMC Infect Dis. 2016;16:244 pubmed publisher
    ..Exposure to cattle (adjusted odds ratio [aOR]: 2.09, 95 % CI: 1.73-5.98), goats (aOR: 3.74, 95 % CI: 2.52-9.40), and animal slaughter (aOR: 1.78, 95 % CI: 1.09-2...
  23. Li Y, Jiang Z, Xue D, Deng G, Li M, Liu X, et al. Mycoplasma ovipneumoniae induces sheep airway epithelial cell apoptosis through an ERK signalling-mediated mitochondria pathway. BMC Microbiol. 2016;16:222 pubmed
    Mycoplasma ovipneumoniae (M. ovipneumoniae) is a species of Mycoplasma bacteria that specifically infects sheep and goat, causing ovine infectious pleuropneumonia. However, the mechanism underlying the pathogen-host interaction between M...
  24. Fidler Mis N, Braegger C, Bronsky J, Campoy C, Domellöf M, Embleton N, et al. Sugar in Infants, Children and Adolescents: A Position Paper of the European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Committee on Nutrition. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2017;65:681-696 pubmed publisher
    ..naturally present in intact fruits and lactose in amounts naturally present in human milk or infant formula, cow/goat milk, and unsweetened milk products is not free sugar...
  25. Curina G, Nardini R, Corneli S, D Avino N, Tentellini M, Montagnoli C, et al. Evaluation of immune responses in mice and sheep inoculated with a live attenuated Brucella melitensis REV1 vaccine produced in bioreactor. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2018;198:44-53 pubmed publisher
    ..melitensis REV1 vaccine is the most widely employed vaccine for prophylaxis against brucellosis in sheep and goats. The objective of vaccination is disease control in herds or preventing infection in farms...
  26. Gayo E, Cuteri V, Polledo L, Rossi G, García Marín J, Preziuso S. Genetic Characterization and Phylogenetic Analysis of Small Ruminant Lentiviruses Detected in Spanish Assaf Sheep with Different Mammary Lesions. Viruses. 2018;10: pubmed publisher
    ..are widespread in many countries and cause economically relevant, slow, and persistent diseases in sheep and goats. Monitoring the genetic diversity of SRLVs is useful to improve the diagnostic tools used in the eradication ..
  27. Yambe T, Nanka S, Kobayashi S, Tanaka A, Yoshizawa M, Abe K, et al. Vagal nerve activity and the high frequency peak of the heart rate variability. Int J Artif Organs. 1999;22:324-8 pubmed
    ..Six healthy adult goats were anesthetized with Halothene inhalation and thoracotomy were performed by the fourth lib resection during ..
  28. Li M, Yu M, Liu C, Zhu H, He X, Peng S, et al. miR-34c works downstream of p53 leading to dairy goat male germline stem-cell (mGSCs) apoptosis. Cell Prolif. 2013;46:223-31 pubmed publisher
    ..The dairy goat is a convenient domestic species for biological investigation and application...
  29. Su H, Luo F, Bao J, Wu S, Zhang X, Zhang Y, et al. Long-term culture and analysis of cashmere goat Sertoli cells. In Vitro Cell Dev Biol Anim. 2014;50:918-25 pubmed publisher
    ..This study describes the isolation and culture of Sertoli cells from 3- to 4-month-old cashmere goat (Capra hircus) testes...
  30. Akalin S, Kutlu S, Caylak S, Onal O, Kaya S, Bozkurt A. Seroprevalence of human cystic echinococcosis and risk factors in animal breeders in rural communities in Denizli, Turkey. J Infect Dev Ctries. 2014;8:1188-94 pubmed publisher
    ..significant correlation with location, occupation, dog ownership or contact with dogs, or with cattle and/or sheep/goat ownership was found. Regular veterinary care and education had significant effects on lowering the prevalence of CE...
  31. Aydin M, Aktas M, Dumanli N. Molecular identification of Theileria and Babesia in ticks collected from sheep and goats in the Black Sea region of Turkey. Parasitol Res. 2015;114:65-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The ticks were removed from sheep and goats, pooled according to species and locations, and analyzed by PCR-based reverse line blot (RLB) and sequencing...
  32. Wareth G, Hikal A, Refai M, Melzer F, Roesler U, Neubauer H. Animal brucellosis in Egypt. J Infect Dev Ctries. 2014;8:1365-73 pubmed publisher
    ..the national surveillance program give indirect proof for the presence of brucellosis in cattle, buffaloes, sheep, goats, and camels in Egypt...
  33. Tsukiya T, Mizuno T, Takewa Y, Tatsumi E, Taenaka Y. Preclinical study of a novel hydrodynamically levitated centrifugal pump for long-term cardiopulmonary support : In vivo performance during percutaneous cardiopulmonary support. J Artif Organs. 2015;18:300-6 pubmed publisher
    ..system was used to produce a percutaneous venoarterial bypass between the venae cavae and carotid artery in adult goats. No anticoagulation or antiplatelet therapy was administered during the experiments...
  34. Rohousova I, Talmi Frank D, Košťálová T, Polanska N, Lestinova T, Kassahun A, et al. Exposure to Leishmania spp. and sand flies in domestic animals in northwestern Ethiopia. Parasit Vectors. 2015;8:360 pubmed publisher
    ..donovani infection remains unclear. We conducted a study of domestic animals (goats, sheep, cows, dogs, and donkeys) in three L. donovani foci in northwestern Ethiopia...
  35. Kyriakis C. Tomorrow's vector vaccines for small ruminants. Vet Microbiol. 2015;181:47-52 pubmed publisher
    ..The present article offers an introduction to these next generation technologies and examples of vaccines that have been tested against important diseases of sheep and goats.
  36. Kim C, Stein R, Pao S. Comparison of the Microbial Quality of Lamb and Goat Meat Acquired from Internet and Local Retail Markets. J Food Prot. 2015;78:1980-7 pubmed publisher
    This study was conducted to evaluate the microbial quality of lamb and goat meat sold through local (Virginia) and Internet (U. S.) retail markets...
  37. Gelaye E, Achenbach J, Jenberie S, Ayelet G, Belay A, Yami M, et al. Molecular characterization of orf virus from sheep and goats in Ethiopia, 2008-2013. Virol J. 2016;13:34 pubmed publisher
    Orf is a contagious disease of sheep, goats and wild ungulates caused by orf virus (ORFV) a member of the genus Parapoxvirus, Poxviridae family...
  38. Gotardo A, Pfister J, Raspantini P, Gorniak S. Maternal Ingestion of Ipomoea carnea: Effects on Goat-Kid Bonding and Behavior. Toxins (Basel). 2016;8: pubmed publisher
    ..Twenty-four pregnant goats were randomly allocated into four treatment groups and received the following doses (g/kg BW) of fresh I...
  39. Hu J, Zhao W, Zhan S, Xiao P, Zhou J, Wang L, et al. Delta-like 1 homolog in Capra hircus: molecular characteristics, expression pattern and phylogeny. Mol Biol Rep. 2016;43:563-71 pubmed publisher
    ..the molecular characteristics, expression pattern and phylogeny of the Delta-like 1 homolog gene (Dlk1) in goats. Dlk1 transcripts were identified in the Jianyang Da'er goats by reverse-transcription polymerase chain reaction (..
  40. Mabood F, Jabeen F, Ahmed M, Hussain J, Al Mashaykhi S, Al Rubaiey Z, et al. Development of new NIR-spectroscopy method combined with multivariate analysis for detection of adulteration in camel milk with goat milk. Food Chem. 2017;221:746-750 pubmed publisher
    ..spectroscopy combined with multivariate analysis for detection and quantification of camel milk adulteration with goat milk was investigated...
  41. Booth B, Jones R, Turyk M, Freels S, Patel D, Stayner L, et al. Livestock and poultry density and childhood cancer incidence in nine states in the USA. Environ Res. 2017;159:444-451 pubmed publisher
    ..for hogs, cattle, chickens (layers and broilers, separately), equine (horses, ponies, mules, burros, donkeys), goats, sheep, turkeys, and total animals...
  42. Ling Y, Sui M, Zheng Q, Wang K, Wu H, Li W, et al. miR-27b regulates myogenic proliferation and differentiation by targeting Pax3 in goat. Sci Rep. 2018;8:3909 pubmed publisher
    ..In goats, miR-27b can regulate myogenic proliferation and differentiation by targeting Pax3.
  43. Yalcintan H, Ekiz B, Ozcan M. Comparison of meat quality characteristics and fatty acid composition of finished goat kids from indigenous and dairy breeds. Trop Anim Health Prod. 2018;50:1261-1269 pubmed publisher
    The aim of the study was to compare the certain carcass and meat quality traits and also fatty acid composition of goat kids from indigenous breeds (Gokceada and Hair Goat) and dairy breeds (Saanen and Maltese)...
  44. Zhang T, Huang J, Tian H, Ma Y, Chen Z, Wang J, et al. trans-10,cis-12 conjugated linoleic acid alters lipid metabolism of goat mammary epithelial cells by regulation of de novo synthesis and the AMPK signaling pathway. J Dairy Sci. 2018;101:5571-5581 pubmed publisher
    ..is a biohydrogenation intermediate in the rumen and has been shown to cause milk fat depression in dairy goats. However, few studies have focused on the in vitro molecular mechanisms involved in the response of the goat ..
  45. Fougère H, Delavaud C, Bernard L. Diets supplemented with starch and corn oil, marine algae, or hydrogenated palm oil differentially modulate milk fat secretion and composition in cows and goats: A comparative study. J Dairy Sci. 2018;101:8429-8445 pubmed publisher
    A direct comparative study of dairy cows and goats was performed to characterize the animal performance and milk fatty acid (FA) responses to 2 types of diets that induce milk fat depression in cows as well as a diet that increases milk ..
  46. Zhu Y, Li Y, Bai B, Fang J, Zhang K, Yin X, et al. Construction of an attenuated goatpox virus AV41 strain by deleting the TK gene and ORF8-18. Antiviral Res. 2018;157:111-119 pubmed publisher
    Goatpox virus (GTPV) is prevalent in goats and is associated with high mortality. This virus causes fever, skin nodules, lesions in the respiratory and lymph node enlargement...
  47. Alvarez L, De Luna J, Gamboa D, Reyes M, Sánchez A, Terrazas A, et al. Cortisol and pain-related behavior in disbudded goat kids with and without cornual nerve block. Physiol Behav. 2015;138:58-61 pubmed publisher
    Plasma cortisol and behavior were measured in disbudded goat kids with and without the use of cornual nerve block. A total of 45 kids were used in 5 experimental groups (n=9, males and females)...
  48. Yang Y, Zheng N, Zhao X, Zhang Y, Han R, Ma L, et al. Proteomic characterization and comparison of mammalian milk fat globule proteomes by iTRAQ analysis. J Proteomics. 2015;116:34-43 pubmed publisher
    ..We investigated the protein composition of the MFGM-enriched fraction from Holstein, Jersey, yak, buffalo, goat, camel, horse, and human...
  49. Li L, Wang L, Sun Y, Yang C, He D. Establishment and histological evaluation of a goat traumatic temporomandibular joint model. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2015;73:943-50 pubmed publisher
    ..According to clinical traumatic types, 16 adult goats were randomly divided into 4 groups based on outcome of surgical induction: 1) disc displacement without reduction ..
  50. Chen H, Zhang J, Yu B, Li L, Shang Y. Molecular cloning, structural analysis, and tissue expression of the TNNT3 gene in Guizhou black goat. Gene. 2015;573:123-8 pubmed publisher
    ..KM042888), analyzed its structure, and investigated its expression in different tissues from different aged goats (10, 30, 90, 180, and 360 days old)...
  51. Ceglie L, Guerrini E, Rampazzo E, Barberio A, Tilburg J, Hagen F, et al. Molecular characterization by MLVA of Coxiella burnetii strains infecting dairy cows and goats of north-eastern Italy. Microbes Infect. 2015;17:776-81 pubmed publisher
    ..circulating in the studied cattle population are very similar to genotypes previously described, while genotypes from goats showed an important variability. Further investigation are needed to understand the reason of this pattern.
  52. Bezerra T, de Araujo A, do Nascimento E, de Matos Paz J, Gadelha C, Gadelha T, et al. Proteolysis in goat "coalho" cheese supplemented with probiotic lactic acid bacteria. Food Chem. 2016;196:359-66 pubmed publisher
    This study aimed to analyse the proteolytic effects of adding isolated and combined probiotic strains to goat "coalho" cheese. The cheeses were: QS - with culture Start, composed by Lactococcus lactis subsp. lactis and L. lactis subsp...
  53. Wirthgen E, Höflich C, Spitschak M, Helmer C, Brand B, Langbein J, et al. Quantitative Western ligand blotting reveals common patterns and differential features of IGFBP-fingerprints in domestic ruminant breeds and species. Growth Horm IGF Res. 2016;26:42-9 pubmed publisher
    ..05) in Cameroon sheep, if compared to 3 of 4 other sheep breeds, as well as in Dwarf goats versus Toggenburg and Boer goats (P<0.01)...
  54. Chen C, Yin L, Song X, Yang H, Ren X, Gong X, et al. Effects of vimentin disruption on the mechanoresponses of articular chondrocyte. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2016;469:132-137 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we seeded goat articular chondrocytes on a soft polyacrylamide gel, and disrupted the vimentin cytoskeleton using acrylamide...
  55. Song H, Li H, Huang M, Xu D, Wang Z, Wang F. Big Animal Cloning Using Transgenic Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells: A Case Study of Goat Transgenic Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells. Cell Reprogram. 2016;18:37-47 pubmed publisher
    ..However, robust ESCs have not been established from domestic ungulates. In the present study, we generated goat induced pluripotent stem cells (giPSCs) and transgenic cloned dairy goat induced pluripotent stem cells (tgiPSCs) ..
  56. Turan E, Gules O, Kilimci F, Kara M, Dilek O, Sabanci S, et al. The mixture of liquid foam soap, ethanol and citric acid as a new fixative-preservative solution in veterinary anatomy. Ann Anat. 2017;209:11-17 pubmed publisher
    ..The goat cadavers perfused with SEFS (n=8) were evaluated over a period of one year with respect to hardness, colour and ..
  57. Laguardia Nascimento M, de Oliveira A, Fernandes F, Rivetti A, Camargos M, Fonseca Júnior A. Detection of pseudocowpox virus in water buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) with vesicular disease in the state of São Paulo, Brazil, in 2016. Vet Q. 2017;37:16-22 pubmed
    Parapoxviruses are zoonotic viruses that infect cattle, goats and sheep; there have also been reports of infections in camels, domestic cats and seals...
  58. Lopes J, Santos J, Medeiros M, Campos É, Riet Correa F, Medeiros R. Reproductive losses caused by the ingestion of Poincianella pyramidalis in sheep. Toxicon. 2017;138:98-101 pubmed publisher
    Malformations have been observed in sheep and goats in the Brazilian semiarid region in areas where Poincianella pyramidalis is dominant...
  59. Wang Y, Wu L, Liu X, Wang S, Ehsan M, Yan R, et al. Characterization of a secreted cystatin of the parasitic nematode Haemonchus contortus and its immune-modulatory effect on goat monocytes. Parasit Vectors. 2017;10:425 pubmed publisher
    ..secretion, MHC molecule expression, NO production and phagocytosis were observed by co-incubation of rHCcyst-3 with goat monocytes. We cloned and produced recombinant cystatin protein from H...
  60. Martin P, Palhiere I, Ricard A, Tosser Klopp G, Rupp R. Correction: Genome Wide Association Study Identifies New Loci Associated with Undesired Coat Color Phenotypes in Saanen Goats. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0186029 pubmed publisher
    ..This corrects the article DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0152426.]...
  61. Hempstead M, Waas J, Stewart M, Dowling S, Cave V, Lowe G, et al. Effect of isoflurane alone or in combination with meloxicam on the behavior and physiology of goat kids following cautery disbudding. J Dairy Sci. 2018;101:3193-3204 pubmed publisher
    Cautery disbudding of goat kids is painful, but may be alleviated with pain mitigation...
  62. Windsor P, Nampanya S, Putthana V, Keonam K, Johnson K, Bush R, et al. The endoparasitism challenge in developing countries as goat raising develops from smallholder to commercial production systems: A study from Laos. Vet Parasitol. 2018;251:95-100 pubmed publisher
    ..In Laos, an emerging export market for goats into Vietnam has led to increased goat numbers, with potential increases in risk of disease, particularly ..
  63. Niero G, Currò S, Costa A, Penasa M, Cassandro M, Boselli C, et al. Short communication: Phenotypic characterization of total antioxidant activity of buffalo, goat, and sheep milk. J Dairy Sci. 2018;101:4864-4868 pubmed publisher
    ..the present study aimed to investigate phenotypic variation of TAA in individual samples of buffalo (n = 105), goat (n = 112), and sheep (n = 198) milk...
  64. Liu M, Wei Y, Li X, Quek S, Zhao J, Zhong H, et al. Quantitative phosphoproteomic analysis of caprine muscle with high and low meat quality. Meat Sci. 2018;141:103-111 pubmed publisher
    ..To investigate the phosphorylation pattern of protein on rigor mortis, goat longissimus thoracis and external intercostals were classified into two groups (high quality and low quality), and ..
  65. Pilo P, Frey J. Pathogenicity, population genetics and dissemination of Bacillus anthracis. Infect Genet Evol. 2018;64:115-125 pubmed publisher
    ..A efficiently disseminated worldwide underpinned by human activities including heavy intercontinental trade of goat and sheep hair. Subclade A.Br...
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