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Animal Science Reviews 2012 (CAB Reviews)

Animal Science Reviews 2012 (CAB Reviews)

By: David Hemming (editor)Hardback

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Animal Science Reviews 2012 provides scientists and students with analysis of key topics in current research including breeding, animal behaviour, zoonotic diseases and environment. Experts such as Mike Stear, James France, Phillip Klesius and Frederick Silversides give essential overviews of their fields. Originally published online in CAB Reviews, this volume makes available in printed form the reviews in animal science published during 2012.

Contents

1: Breeding for disease resistance in livestock and fish2: Cryptosporidium and Giardia zoonoses: minimizing health risks from food animal production3: Livestock infectious disease and climate change: a review of selected literature4: Intensification of animal production from grassland and ecosystem services: a trade-off5: A review of the structure and regulation of the laying hen's reproductive system and the interaction between the stress and reproductive axes6: Communicable diseases and the human-animal relationship - Mini Review7: Analysing the genetic basis of milk production traits8: Environmental enrichment and practical applications for welfare in production agriculture9: Selection of growth functions for describing length-at-age relationships in fish species displaying different life history traits: unexpected alternatives to the von Bertalanffy equation and advantages of a pluralistic statistical approach10: The function, social implications and management of barking in dogs11: High-affinity and -specificity, bacteriophage-based technologies: beyond phage therapy - Mini Review12: Issues and possible intervention strategies relating to early weaning of piglets13: Major bacterial diseases in aquaculture and their vaccine development14: Intensive versus extensive management systems in commercial egg production15: Lamb mulesing: impact on welfare and alternatives16: Laminitis in horses17: A review of innate immune functions in crocodilians18: Novel techniques for preserving genetic diversity in poultry germplasm19: Recombinant vaccines and infectious bursal disease virus20: Fish frauds: the DNA challenge

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781780643021
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 256
  • ID: 9781780643021
  • weight: 1150
  • ISBN10: 1780643020

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