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Alberta

Charlotte Adelman and Bernard L Schwartz.

in Prairie Directory of North America

July 2013; p ublished online May 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Animal Pathology and Diseases. 2552 words.

This chapter provides a historical background of Alberta's prairies followed by a list of prairies in alphabetical order. Each site is briefly described, followed by symbols showing site...

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Alginate-whey protein dry powder optimized for target delivery of essential oils to the intestine of chickens

Y. Zhang, J. Gong, H. Yu, Q. Guo, C. Defelice, M. Hernandez, Y. Yin and Q. Wang.

in Poultry Science

October 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences; Animal Pathology and Diseases; Animal Physiology; Ornithology; Veterinary Medicine. 8492 words.

In poultry production, there is a lack of effective and convenient approaches to deliver bioactive compounds such as some essential oils, which have been proposed as alternatives to...

All in the Family:

Marc W. Cadotte and Lanna S. Jin.

in Invasive Species in a Globalized World

November 2014; p ublished online May 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Animal Pathology and Diseases. 5924 words.

Each species has a unique evolutionary history, and the spread of non-native organisms brings together species that have been evolving separately. The ability of these non-native species to...

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Allelochemical interactions among aquatic primary producers

Elisabeth M. Gross, Catherine Legrand, Karin Rengefors and Urban Tillmann.

in Chemical Ecology in Aquatic Systems

March 2012; p ublished online May 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Animal Pathology and Diseases. 8649 words.

This chapter explains that allelopathy is a complex process involved in the interaction of primary producers with other photosynthetic target organisms. It examines laboratory studies that...

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Allium hookeri supplementation improves intestinal immune response against necrotic enteritis in young broiler chickens

Y S Lee, S H Lee, U D Gadde, S T Oh, S J Lee and H S Lillehoj.

in Poultry Science

June 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Animal Pathology and Diseases. 6140 words.

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Three hundred birds (1 day old) were randomly assigned to 6 groups (n = 50 birds/treatment) and fed a basal diet (control) or basal diet supplemented...

Alternative Theories of Trophic Interaction

Roger Arditi and Lev R. Ginzburg.

in How Species Interact

May 2012; p ublished online May 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Animal Pathology and Diseases. 9082 words.

This chapter discusses the alternative ways to interpret elemental trophic interactions mathematically. It outlines the prey-dependent models, predator-dependent models, and ratio-dependent...

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Amateurs, Pros, and Cons

Charles Officer and Jake Page.

in A Fabulous Kingdom

August 2012; p ublished online May 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Animal Pathology and Diseases. 8375 words.

This chapter discusses the Arctic and Antarctic explorations carried out by Salomon Andrée, Otto Sverdrup, and Young Amundsen. Salomon Andrée attempted to reach the North Pole by riding in...

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America Responds

William R. Clark.

in Bracing for Armageddon?

May 2008; p ublished online September 2008 .

Chapter. Subjects: Animal Pathology and Diseases. 7025 words.

In 1989, partly as a result of America's participation in the 1972 International Biological Weapons Convention, but also in response to growing concerns about terrorist use of biological...

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The American Dream and the Water Bounty in Appalachian Kentucky

John R. Burch.

in Water in Kentucky

June 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Animal Pathology and Diseases. 4885 words.

Since the early nineteenth-century, entrepreneurs have looked to Eastern Kentucky’s natural resources as a means to enrich themselves and their business partners. In their wake, they have...

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Among the Creationists

Jason Rosenhouse.

May 2012; p ublished online May 2015 .

Book. Subjects: Animal Pathology and Diseases. 272 pages.

Why do so many Americans reject the modern theory of evolution? Seeking answers, the author became a regular attendee at creationist conferences and other gatherings. After ten years of...

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AMPK and mTOR: sensors and regulators of immunometabolic changes during Salmonella infection in the chicken

Michael H. Kogut, Kenneth J. Genovese, Haiqi He and Ryan J. Arsenault.

in Poultry Science

February 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Animal Pathology and Diseases. 5449 words.

Non-typhoidal Salmonella enterica induce an early pro-inflammatory response in chickens, but the response is short-lived, asymptomatic of clinical disease, results in a persistent...

An -omics Perspective on Marine Invertebrate Larvae

Edited by Elizabeth A. Williams and Tyler J. Carrier.

in Evolutionary Ecology of Marine Invertebrate Larvae

December 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Aquatic Biology; Animal Pathology and Diseases. 10606 words.

The diverse phenotypes exhibited by marine invertebrate larvae are the result of complex gene-environment interactions. Recently, technological advances in molecular biology have enabled...

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Analysis of abietic acid and dehydroabietic acid residues in raw ducks and cooked ducks

Yongzhi Zhu, Suzhen Zhang, Zhiming Geng, Daoying Wang, Fang Liu, Muhan Zhang, Huan Bian and Weimin Xu.

in Poultry Science

October 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences; Animal Pathology and Diseases; Animal Physiology; Ornithology; Veterinary Medicine. 3251 words.

Rosin was once widely used for removal of duck feathers in China and is still being used secretly in some poultry processing enterprises. Abietic acid (AA) and dehydroabietic acid (DHAA)...

The analysis of biodiversity experiments: from pattern toward mechanism

Andy Hector, Thomas Bell, John Connolly, John Finn, Jeremy Fox, Laura Kirwan, Michel Loreau, Jennie McLaren, Bernhard Schmid and Alexandra Weigelt.

in Biodiversity, Ecosystem Functioning, and Human Wellbeing

July 2009; p ublished online September 2009 .

Chapter. Subjects: Animal Pathology and Diseases. 9887 words.

Meta-analysis of the first generation of biodiversity experiments has revealed that there is a general positive relationship between diversity and ecosystem processes that is consistent...

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Analysis of Covariance: ANCOVA

Andy Hector.

in The New Statistics with R

January 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biomathematics and Statistics; Animal Pathology and Diseases. 3663 words.

ANCOVA of designed experiments combines one categorical and one continuous explanatory variable. Panel plots are usually the best way to graphically display ANCOVA designs with a separate...

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Analysis of pathogenicity and immune efficacy of fowl adenovirus serotype 4 isolates

S Ruan, J Zhao, Z He, H Yang and G Zhang.

in Poultry Science

August 2018; p ublished online July 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Animal Pathology and Diseases. 4250 words.

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In the present study, the pathogenicity of fowl adenovirus (FAdV) serotype 4 strain HB1501 was systematically determined by using different doses and...

Analytical Chemical Methods and Instrumentation

Thomas S. Bianchi and Elizabeth A. Canuel.

in Chemical Biomarkers in Aquatic Ecosystems

March 2011; p ublished online October 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Animal Pathology and Diseases. 10906 words.

This chapter provides a background on the important role technology has played in the study of chemical biomarkers, and the many advances in the field that have resulted from the...

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Analytical Methods for Measuring Mercury in Water, Sediment, and Biota

Brenda K. Lasorsa, Gary A. Gill and Milena Horvat.

in Mercury in the Environment

March 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Animal Pathology and Diseases. 20422 words.

Mercury exists in a large number of physical and chemical forms with a wide range of properties. Conversion between these forms provides the basis for mercury's complex distribution in...

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Anatomical and histologic pathology induced by cervical dislocation following blunt head trauma for on-farm euthanasia of poultry

Sophie Bader, Borris Meyer-Kühling, Ronald Günther, Angele Breithaupt, Silke Rautenschlein and Achim D. Gruber.

in The Journal of Applied Poultry Research

September 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences; Animal Pathology and Diseases; Animal Physiology; Ornithology; Veterinary Medicine. 4338 words.

The selection of an optimal method for on-farm euthanasia of poultry in cases of emergency killing is still under debate. The preferred approach would spare pain and suffering and would...

Anellida: Holoplanktonic Polychaeta

Claudia Castellani and Robert Camp.

in Marine Plankton

February 2017; p ublished online October 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Aquatic Biology; Animal Pathology and Diseases. 2838 words.

This chapter describes the taxonomy of Polychaeta, an almost exclusively marine group of organisms belonging to the phylum Annelida. With over 10,000 species described worldwide, they...

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