actinobacillus seminis

Summary

Summary: A species of gram-negative bacteria in the genus ACTINOBACILLUS, which causes EPIDIDYMITIS in SHEEP.

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  1. Núñez del Arco A, Salas Téllez E, de la Garza M, Díaz Aparicio E, Tenorio Gutierrez V. Identification of an immunogenic protein of Actinobacillus seminis that is present in microvesicles. Can J Vet Res. 2006;70:43-9 pubmed
    b>Actinobacillus seminis is a gram-negative bacterium of the Pasteurellaceae family that is involved in ovine epididymitis. Looking for a protein specific to this species, we determined the protein profile of subcellular fractions of A...
  2. Al Katib W, Dennis S. Experimental transmission of Actinobacillus seminis infection to rams. Vet Rec. 2005;157:143-7 pubmed
    Nine groups of four 18- to 24-month-old rams were inoculated with Actinobacillus seminis by the following routes: intraconjunctival, intranasal, oral, intravenous, intramuscular, intraepididymal, vas deferens, intraurethral or ..
  3. Saunders V, Reddacliff L, Berg T, Hornitzky M. Multiplex PCR for the detection of Brucella ovis, Actinobacillus seminis and Histophilus somni in ram semen. Aust Vet J. 2007;85:72-7; quiz 85 pubmed
    To develop a multiplex polymerase chain reaction (PCR) assay for the rapid detection of Brucella ovis, Actinobacillus seminis, Histophilus somni in fresh ram semen samples.
  4. Al Katib W, Dennis S. Epididymal and testicular lesions in rams following experimental infection with Actinobacillus seminis. N Z Vet J. 2007;55:125-9 pubmed
    To investigate and assess the epididymal and testicular lesions in rams up to 44 days after inoculation with Actinobacillus seminis via various routes.
  5. Al Katib W, Dennis S. Early sequential findings in the genitalia of rams experimentally infected with Actinobacillus seminis. N Z Vet J. 2008;56:50-4 pubmed publisher
    To investigate and assess the sequential pathological changes in the epididymis and testis of young rams injected intra-epididymally with Actinobacillus seminis.
  6. Negrete Abascal E, Montes Garcia F, Vaca Pacheco S, Leyto Gil A, Fragoso Garcia E, Carvente Garcia R, et al. Genome Sequence of Actinobacillus seminis Strain ATCC 15768, a Reference Strain of Ovine Pathogens That Causes Infections in Reproductive Organs. Genome Announc. 2018;6: pubmed publisher
    The draft genome sequence of Actinobacillus seminis strain ATCC 15768 is reported here. The genome comprises 22 contigs corresponding to 2.36 Mb with 40...
  7. Gouletsou P, Fthenakis G. Microbial diseases of the genital system of rams or bucks. Vet Microbiol. 2015;181:130-5 pubmed publisher
    ..g., Actinobacillus seminis, Haemophilus somni), infections of the accessory glands, orf, other infections of the penis or prepuce and ..
  8. Al Katib W, Dennis S. Pathological changes in accessory sex organs of rams following experimental infection with Actinobacillus seminis. N Z Vet J. 2008;56:319-25 pubmed publisher
    To investigate and assess the susceptibility, lesions and route of dissemination in the accessory sex organs of young rams experimentally infected with Actinobacillus seminis.
  9. Moustacas V, Xavier M, Carvalho Júnior C, Costa E, Henry M, Santos R. Effect of extender supplementation with various antimicrobial agents on viability of Brucella ovis and Actinobacillus seminis in cryopreserved ovine semen. Theriogenology. 2010;74:1476-81 pubmed publisher
    ..A. seminis had a similar sensitivity to the antimicrobial agents. We concluded that addition of a combination of penicillin and streptomycin or gentamicin alone to ram semen cryo-extenders inactivated B. ovis and A. seminis...

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  1. Al Katib W, Dennis S. Ovine genital actinobacillosis: a review. N Z Vet J. 2009;57:352-8 pubmed publisher
    b>Actinobacillus seminis infection in rams constitutes a spectrum of pathological changes in various genital organs, with a predilection for the cauda epididymis...