• livestock
  • Control of Johne's Disease (JD) is a high priority, it causes significant economic losses in the livestock industry. (symbiosisonlinepublishing.com)
  • You will likely use 4 of your 5 senses (sight, smell, touch, and hearing) in detecting disease or injury of your livestock. (umaine.edu)
  • Concept "disease of livestock, esp. (dogonlanguages.org)
  • Earlier, in the early 2000s,scoping work under the DFID Animal Health Programme (AHP), identified the need for an organisation to promote the creation of a consortia to invest in research to produce livestock vaccines, diagnostics and other products for the control of tropical livestock diseases, which the private pharmaceutical sector was not funding at the time. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was funded through a £300,000 grant from DFID with the objective of establishing a global public-private partnership to develop new vaccines against diseases that inflict the livestock of poor people. (wikipedia.org)
  • Throughout GALVmed phase 1, the organisation had as its mission statement and strapline "protecting livestock, saving human life" (PLSHL).Known as the PLSHL project, protecting livestock reflected the predominant focus on preventive veterinary medicines, especially vaccines, while saving human life indicated that two of the four key diseases GALVmed was targeting were zoonotic. (wikipedia.org)
  • bacteria
  • Consulting a vet is important for this disease since there are many different bacteria that cause mastitis and different antibiotics are best for each. (blogspot.com)
  • The bacteria that causes this disease (Mycobacterium paratuberculosis) , localizes in the intestinal wall, which in turn disrupts the digestion and absorption of nutrients because of thicken intestinal walls. (goat-link.com)
  • 2000
  • Though rare in the U.S. - only 13 cases were uncovered between 2000 and 2007 - the disease can cause disfiguring skin sores or swelling of the spleen or liver depending on the form of the disease that's contracted. (npr.org)
  • Arthritis
  • Adult goats develop a chronic progressive arthritis, whereas young goats develop a neurological syndrome, with signs of paresis or paralysis. (wikipedia.org)
  • In goats which develop arthritis, the joints become inflamed and swollen, and the goats will slowly lose condition. (wikipedia.org)
  • Causes
  • Neurocysticercosis, a parasitic disease that causes seizures and epilepsy, is another example. (npr.org)
  • affects
  • When a disease affects only a small number of patients in the U.S., "there's less incentive for generic companies to enter the market," Alpern explains. (npr.org)
  • During phase 1, GALVmed focused on four key diseases: East Coast fever (ECF) that affects cattle, Rift Valley fever (RVF)that affects cattle, sheep, goats, camels and also people, porcine cysticercosis, that affects pigs and also people, and Newcastle disease, that affects poultry. (wikipedia.org)
  • fecal
  • This disease is transmitted through fecal - oral contact. (goat-link.com)
  • For comparison, a United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)-approved ELISA kit for goats, an Agar Gel Immunodiffusion (AGID) test and a Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) test to detect MAP in fecal samples were also evaluated. (symbiosisonlinepublishing.com)
  • The serum and fecal samples were taken from goat kids that had participated in a previous vaccine efficacy study. (symbiosisonlinepublishing.com)
  • resistant
  • Resistant animals may show only a mild form of the disease, which may be missed as only a few lesions are present, usually around the ears or the tail. (wikipedia.org)
  • sheeppox
  • Sheeppox (or sheep pox, known as variola ovina in Latin, clavelée in French, Pockenseuche in German) is a highly contagious disease of sheep caused by a poxvirus different than the benign orf (or contagious ecthyma). (wikipedia.org)
  • Sheeppox virus (SPV) is the most severe of all the animal pox diseases and can result in some of the most significant economic consequences due to poor wool and leather quality. (wikipedia.org)
  • Goatpox is a similar disease of goats, caused by a virus antigenically distinct from sheeppox virus. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sheeppox virus is approximately 150 kbp and shares 96% and 97% nucleotide identity with goatpox virus and lumpy skin disease virus, respectively. (wikipedia.org)
  • It has been suggested that the lumpy skin disease virus vaccine is can also be used to prevent sheeppox. (wikipedia.org)
  • SYMPTOMS
  • Sometimes a goat with coccidiosis (coccidia infestation) has an on-again-off-again soft stool or no obvious symptoms at all. (blogspot.com)
  • The doe will rapidly metabolize fat from her body stores producing ketones (a toxic by-product) and the symptoms of the disease. (blogspot.com)
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  • Celiac Disease Symptoms What testing is available for celiac disease? (celiac.com)
  • ruminants
  • It has a worldwide distribution, and a variety of animal species can be infected, but the primary hosts are ruminants, including goats. (symbiosisonlinepublishing.com)
  • Several mechanisms are involved in the pathogenicity of M. ovipneumoniae, including altering macrophage activity, adhering to the ruminants' ciliated epitheluim via its polysaccharide capsule, inducing the production of autoantibiodies to cilary antigens, and suppressive activity on lymphocytes, all of which are important factors that contribute to the disease in sheep and other small ruminants. (wikipedia.org)
  • farmer
  • It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Goat (aired on 4/15/12) - While undercover as a goat and a farmer, Skreet and Yeager infiltrate a dangerous weapons compound where they encounter the Mad Goat who is meeting with a Heptagon scientist in the Heptagon's plot to distribute the Mad Goat Disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • humans
  • As such the diseases of these animals are of great economic importance to humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • At least five species of Herpesviridae - HSV-1 and HSV-2 (both of which can cause orolabial herpes and genital herpes), varicella zoster virus (the cause of chickenpox and shingles), Epstein-Barr virus (implicated in several diseases, including mononucleosis and some cancers), and cytomegalovirus - are extremely widespread among humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • animal
  • The disease develops slowly, and after 2 or more years, the animal has difficulty using its legs properly. (blogspot.com)
  • Members are obligated to report disease events of animal health significance. (usda.gov)
  • Through the WAHIS Members must report to the OIE all notifiable terrestrial and aquatic animal diseases detected within their respective territories. (usda.gov)
  • vaccine
  • Eighty goat kids were vaccinated either once subcutaneously at eight weeks with a commercial vaccine, or orally at eight and 10 weeks with one of five experimental oral vaccines or a sham-control oral vaccine. (symbiosisonlinepublishing.com)
  • Drugs
  • Appendix: Drugs for goats. (worldcat.org)
  • One prison official said hospital officials were administering anaethestic drugs in order to induce them into sleep all the time because they were jumping up and down in goat style and bleating like dogs. (nyasatimes.com)
  • It's one of several drugs for "neglected tropical diseases" that are priced differently in the United States than they are in the developing world. (npr.org)
  • Drugs for diseases of the developing world, in particular what are known as "neglected tropical diseases" like hookworm and leishmaniasis , are enormously more expensive in the United States than in the developing world. (npr.org)
  • Mycoplasma
  • As of now, and with many Mycoplasma diseases, no protective immune responses have been achieved with the use of vaccines, though antibodies can be obtained. (wikipedia.org)
  • commonly
  • This disease is usually thought to be commonly detected between the ages of 3 and 5 years old, even though the goat would have been exposed as a young kid. (goat-link.com)