Veterinaria Digital - 11/10/2019What is african swine fever?
African swine fever (ASF) is a highly contagious hemorrhagic disease of viral origin and affects pigs. Prevention in disease-free countries is based on implementing a good import policy and biosecurity measures to prevent the entry of infected...
Dr. Jaime Borrell Valls - 19/09/2019Veterinary Immunology
La inmunologĂa es una rama de la biologĂa y las ciencias biomĂ©dicas que se ocupa de estudiar las cĂ©lulas, los tejidos y los Ăłrganos responsables de detectar agentes extraĂ±os (antĂgenos) y desencadenar una acciĂłn defensiva.
Dr. EstefanĂa Mesa - 19/06/2019Bacterial vaccines for veterinary use
Veterinary vaccines are antigen preparations to be used for preventing of diseases in animals caused by virus (Newcastle disease, infectious bronchitis, Marek's disease, Gumboro disease, ...), bacteria (fowl cholera, fowl typhoid, colibacillosis,...
Dra. Alba Vidal - 15/06/2019Coccidiosis in dogs
Coccidiosis is an intestinal parasite that affects most animal species, including humans. However, the most common coccidia found in our pets do not have an impact on human health.Â In dogs, most coccidia belong to the genus of Isospora, the most...
Dr. GermĂˇn Bertsch - 8/05/2019Avian coccidiosis: current situation in Southeast Asia and natural control methods
Coccidiosis is recognized as the parasitic disease with the greatest economic impact in the poultry industry worldwide. The losses are estimated at 1.5 trillion dollars per year, represented by a decrease in productive efficiency and anticoccidial...
MV. JĂşlia PiĂ© OrpĂ - 20/02/2019The importance of evaluating the efficacy of a mycotoxin binder to fight mycotoxicosis
Mycotoxins are toxins produced by fungi that, once ingested by animals, cause considerable secondary effects, such as a worsening of performance and serious economic losses. In addition, they can reach humans whether directly (through contaminated...