Search results: 23 results (approx.)

1. Molecular identification of aviadenoviruses in broiler chickens suspected to inclusion body hepatitis in Golestan province, Iran.

Background: Fowl adenoviruses (FAdVs) are distributed widely throughout the world, and domestic avian species of all ages are susceptible. Fowl aviadenoviruses (FAdVs) can be separated into 5 different species (A-E) with various genotypes and 12 serotypes. Some geno- or serotypes induce...

Author(s) : Arazi, S.; Mayahi, M.; Talazadeh, F.; Boroomand, Z.; Jafari, R. A.

Publisher : Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran

Journal article : Iranian Journal of Veterinary Research 2020 Vol.21 No.3 pp.198-202 ref.20

2. Phylogenetics of partial Hexon gene of fowl adenoviruses associated with inclusion body hepatitis from broiler chickens.

Fowl adenoviruses (FAdV) can produce a wide range of clinical symptoms or can be completely asymptomatic in poultry flocks. We report molecular characterization of avian adenoviruses previously detected in broilers in Iran. PCR products of positive samples of partial L1 Hexon gene were sequenced to ...

Author(s) : Ghorbiani, M.; Hatefinezhad, K.; Shayegh, J.; Boroomand, Z.; Hoseini, H.

Publisher : Online Journal of Veterinary Research, Toowoomba, Australia

Journal article : Online Journal of Veterinary Research 2019 Vol.23 No.9 pp.909-913

3. Molecular identification of infectious bronchitis virus isolated from respiratory diseases in some Iranian broiler flocks.

Infectious Bronchitis (IB) is an acute, highly contagious disease associated with respiratory signs in young chickens and reduced egg production and quality in layers. The purpose of this study was to isolate and identify the infectious bronchitis virus in broiler flocks with respiratory diseases...

Author(s) : Ghorbiani, M.; Boroomand, Z.; Mayahi, M.; Shapouri, M. R. S. A.

Publisher : Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Molecular Biology Reports 2020 Vol.47 No.9 pp.7161-7168 ref.26

4. Experimental infection of turkeys with a virulent Newcastle disease virus isolated from broiler chickens.

Newcastle disease (ND) is a highly contagious infection of many avian species, mainly chickens and turkeys, with a devastating impact on worldwide poultry production. The ND accounts for heavy losses in Iranian poultry flocks. There are some reports regarding the epidemiology of this infection in...

Author(s) : Jafari, R. A.; Boroomand, Z.; Rezaie, A.; Mayahi, M.; Saravi, A. N.

Publisher : Razi Vaccine and Serum Research Institute, Teheran, Iran

Journal article : Archives of Razi Institute 2019 Vol.74 No.1 pp.51-57 ref.20

5. Experimental infection of pheasants with a velogenic chicken isolate of Newcastle disease virus.

Newcastle disease (ND) is a highly contagious infection of many avian species, causing enormous losses in poultry production worldwide. The objective of this study was to reveal the clinical feature, virus shedding, and immune response following infection with a velogenic chicken isolate of...

Author(s) : Jafari, R. A.; Rezaie, A.; Boroomand, Z.; Mayahi, M.; Zare, R.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Iranian Journal of Veterinary Science and Technology 2019 Vol.11 No.1 pp.7-12, 62 ref.27

6. Detection and isolation of H9N2 subtype of avian influenza virus in house sparrows (Passer domesticus) of Ahvaz, Iran.

Avian influenza (AI) is an acute infectious disease with worldwide significance causing extensive economic losses in the poultry industry. Avian influenza viruses (AIVs) belong to the family Orthomyxoviridae and categorized in the genus influenza virus A. These viruses have been isolated from more...

Author(s) : Boroomand, Z.; Mayahi, M.; Hosseini, H.; Valadbeigi, S.

Publisher : Razi Vaccine and Serum Research Institute, Teheran, Iran

Journal article : Archives of Razi Institute 2019 Vol.74 No.4 pp.unpaginated ref.18

7. Molecular identification of reovirus in broiler type flocks in Golestan province, Iran.

Background: Avian reovirus (ARV) has a global distribution in nature and most clinical signs are found in broiler type chickens. Aims: This study was conducted to detect and identify reovirus infections from vaccinated breeder chickens and their progenies. Methods: A total of 20 tissue and blood...

Author(s) : Mayahi, M.; Boroomand, Z.; Jafari, R. A.; Khademian, S.; Hoseini, H.

Publisher : Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran

Journal article : Iranian Journal of Veterinary Research 2019 Vol.20 No.2 pp.105-111 ref.19

8. Immunogenicity of killed and live infectious bursal disease vaccines alone or in combination in broiler chickens.

The objective of this study was to compare the serum antibody level against infectious bursal disease virus (IBDV) following administration of killed and live vaccines in broiler chickens. Two hundred and seventy day-old chicks were allocated to six groups (A to F): group A was vaccinated with D78...

Author(s) : Boroomand, Z.; Jafari, R. A.; Makki, F.

Publisher : Shahrekord University, Shahrekord, Iran

Journal article : Iranian Journal of Veterinary Clinical Sciences 2017 Vol.11 No.2 pp.Pe71-Pe77, En137 ref.19

9. Effect of influenza vaccination and age on immune response in broiler chickens.

In poultry, low pathogenic H9N2 influenza virus reduces production and increases mortality and vaccination costs in poultry. Effect of bivalent, influenza H9N2 and Newcastle killed vaccines on humoral immune response in groups of 15000 broiler chicks of different ages are described. Groups were...

Author(s) : Zahabi, H.; Boroomand, Z.

Publisher : Online Journal of Veterinary Research, Toowoomba, Australia

Journal article : Online Journal of Veterinary Research 2017 Vol.21 No.12 pp.unpaginated

10. Detection of Newcastle disease, H9N2 avian influenza, and infectious bronchitis viruses in respiratory diseases in backyard chickens in Ahvaz, Iran, in 2014-2015.

Newcastle disease virus (NDV), avian influenza virus (AIV), and infectious bronchitis virus (IBV) are the most prevalent viral pathogens in the Iranian poultry industry. This study aimed to reveal the presence of these viruses in the backyard chickens in Ahvaz, located in the Southwest of Iran. A...

Author(s) : Boroomand, Z.; Jafari, R. A.; Mayahi, M.

Publisher : Razi Vaccine and Serum Research Institute, Teheran, Iran

Journal article : Archives of Razi Institute 2018 Vol.73 No.1 pp.19-25 ref.26

11. Molecular detection and phylogenetic properties of isolated infectious bronchitis viruses from broilers in Ahvaz, southwest Iran, based on partial sequences of spike gene.

Infectious bronchitis (IB) is a highly contagious disease involving mostly upper respiratory tract in chickens, leading to significant economic losses in the poultry industry worldwide. One of the major concerns regarding to IB is the emergence of new types of infectious bronchitis viruses (IBVs)....

Author(s) : Boroomand, Z.; Jafari, R. A.; Mayahi, M.

Publisher : Urmia University, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Urmia, Iran

Journal article : Veterinary Research Forum 2018 Vol.9 No.3 pp.279-283 ref.20

12. An investigation into Enterobacteriaceae responsible for early mortality in Japanese quail chicks and their antibiotic susceptibility patterns.

Quail is an alternative source of protein for humans. These birds can be affected by common bacterial infections. Bacterial contamination of egg is the most common cause of mortality in Japanese quail chicks. In order to study the role of some members of Enterobacteriaceae responsible for early...

Author(s) : Boroomand, Z.; Jafari, R.; Gharibi, D.; Kazemi, K.

Publisher : Razi Vaccine and Serum Research Institute, Teheran, Iran

Journal article : Archives of Razi Institute 2018 Vol.73 No.4 pp.277-285 ref.many

13. Molecular characterization and phylogenetic study of the fusion genes of Newcastle disease virus from the recent outbreaks in Ahvaz, Iran.

Newcastle disease (ND) is an acute and highly contagious disease affecting many domestic and wild species of birds. Its effects are most notable in domestic poultry due to their high susceptibility and the potential for severe impacts of an epizootic on the poultry industry. In this study, partial...

Author(s) : Boroomand, Z.; Jafari, R. A.; Mayahi, M.

Publisher : Springer, New Delhi, India

Journal article : VirusDisease 2016 Vol.27 No.1 pp.102-105 ref.13

14. A molecular and serological study of Neospora caninum infection in pigeons from southwest Iran.

Neospora caninum is a protozoan parasite with worldwide distribution, mainly implicated as responsible for bovine abortion. There are indications that the presence of birds on cattle farms could be associated with the increase in seroprevalence and abortions related to N. caninum. The present study ...

Author(s) : Bahrami, S.; Boroomand, Z.; Alborzi, A. R.; Namavari, M.; Mousavi, S. B.

Publisher : Veterinarski Fakultet Sveučilišta u Zagrebu (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Zagreb), Zagreb, Croatia

Journal article : Veterinarski Arhiv 2016 Vol.86 No.6 pp.815-823 ref.28

15. The role of avian metapenumovirus in respiratory complex disease circulating in broilers in northern Iran.

Avian metapneumovirus (aMPV) is the etiologic agent of a respiratory disease of poultry. In a 6 months period from October 2012 to March 2013, broiler flocks with respiratory signs are examined in northern Iran. The purpose of the given research was to define presence of antibodies of the birds'...

Author(s) : Seifi, S.; Boroomand, Z.

Publisher : Trakia University, Stara Zagora, Bulgaria

Journal article : Trakia Journal of Sciences 2015 Vol.13 No.2 pp.175-179 ref.25

16. Ultrastructural study of the trachea in experimentally infected broilers with IBV serotype 4/91.

Avian infectious bronchitis virus (IBV) is a globally distributed Coronavirus that causes tremendous economic loss in the poultry industry. The primary target cells of the virus are located in the respiratory tract. Strain-dependent, IBV may spread to other epithelia and cause nephritis or drop in...

Author(s) : Seifi, S.; Boroomand, Z.

Publisher : Veterinarska Fakulteta, Univerza v Ljubljani, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Journal article : Slovenian Veterinary Research 2015 Vol.52 No.1 pp.15-21 ref.28

17. Detection and identification of avian adenovirus in broiler chickens suspected of inclusion body hepatitis in Khuzestan, Iran during 2015-2016.

Avian adenoviruses (AAV) are known as a very diverse group of pathogens causing a variety of clinical symptoms or being totally asymptomatic in poultry flocks. The aim of this study was the molecular detection of avian adenoviruses in broiler flocks suspected of the IBH and respiratory syndrome in...

Author(s) : Ghafari, P. T.; Boroomand, Z.; Rezaie, A.; Mayahi, M.; Eftekharian, S.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Iranian Journal of Veterinary Science and Technology 2017 Vol.9 No.2 pp.41-45 ref.17

18. Experimental infection of Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica) with low-pathogen avian influenza virus H9N2.

PIn order to evaluate clinical sings, mortality rate, serologic responses and virus shedding in quail infected with Low pathogenic avian influenza (LPAI) viruses H9N2, 100 Japanese quail were divided randomly into four equal groups. Group 1 and 3 chicks were vaccinated by avian influenza H9N2...

Author(s) : Mayahi, M.; Boroomand, Z.; Talazadeh, F.; Dibavand, S.; Maleki, E.

Publisher : Shahrekord University, Shahrekord, Iran

Journal article : Iranian Journal of Veterinary Clinical Sciences 2015 Vol.9 No.2 pp.Pe57-Pe62, En92 ref.11

19. Viral quantity and pathological changes in broilers experimentally infected by IRFIBV32 isolate of infectious bronchitis virus.

An Iranian isolate of avian infectious bronchitis virus IRFIBV32 was quantified in experimentally infected broilers using real-time reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction and histopathological changes was investigated. Thirty-six 3-week-old commercial broilers were inoculated by 105...

Author(s) : Mohammadi, A.; Asasi, K.; Boroomand, Z.; Namazi, F.; Hosseinian, S. A.

Publisher : Springer, New Delhi, India

Journal article : VirusDisease 2015 Vol.26 No.4 pp.319-323 ref.18

20. Pathogenesis and tissue distribution of avian infectious bronchitis virus isolate IRFIBV32 (793/B serotype) in experimentally infected broiler chickens.

Infectious bronchitis (IB) is one of the most important viral diseases of poultry. The aim of this study was to investigate the distribution of avian infectious bronchitis virus isolate IRFIBV32 (793/B serotype) in experimentally infected chicken. Ninety-one-day-old commercial broilers were divided ...

Author(s) : Boroomand, Z.; Asasi, K.; Mohammadi, A.

Publisher : Hindawi Publishing Corporation, New York, USA

Journal article : The Scientific World Journal 2012 Vol.2012 pp.402537 ref.30

21. Method for rapid detection of ciliary activity in virus infected chicken trachea.

Mucociliary clearance is an important defense mechanism for respiratory airways. Various studies have been published on the disruption of ciliary function in respiratory diseases, factors affecting mucociliary clearance, and methods for ciliary function assessment. The aim of present study was to...

Author(s) : Boroomand, Z.; Asasi, K.; Hosseinian, S. A.; Mohammadi, A.; Karimi-Madab, M.

Publisher : Online Journal of Veterinary Research, Toowoomba, Australia

Journal article : Online Journal of Veterinary Research 2011 Vol.15 No.4 pp.404-413

22. Changes of several acute phase factors in broiler chickens in response to infectious bronchitis virus infection.

This study was performed to clarify the acute phase response following infectious bronchitis virus inoculation. Ninety clinically healthy 1-d-old Ross chicks were randomly assigned into 2 groups: control (n=20) and infected group (n=70). At the age of 20 d, all birds in the infected group were...

Author(s) : Asasi, K.; Mohammadi, A.; Boroomand, Z.; Hosseinian, S. A.; Nazifi, S.

Publisher : Poultry Science Association, Savoy, USA

Journal article : Poultry Science 2013 Vol.92 No.8 pp.1989-1996

23. Isolation and identification of a new isolate of avian infectious bronchitis virus IRFIBV32 and a study of its pathogenicity.

Infectious bronchitis (IB) is one of the most significant highly acute viral respiratory diseases of commercial chickens in the world. We isolated, identified and studied the pathogenicity of an isolate of IB virus (IRFIBV32) from broiler chicken farms in Fars province. Tracheal tissue samples of a ...

Author(s) : Boroomand, Z.; Razeghian, I.; Asasi, K.; Mohammadi, A.; Noohadani, A. H.

Publisher : Online Journal of Veterinary Research, Toowoomba, Australia

Journal article : Online Journal of Veterinary Research 2011 Vol.15 No.4 pp.366-380


Molecular characterization and phylogenetic study of the fusion genes of Newcastle disease virus from the recent outbreaks in Ahvaz, Iran. Newcastle disease (ND) is an acute and highly contagious disease affecting many domestic and wild species of birds. Its effects are most notable in domestic poultry due to their high susceptibility and the potential for severe impacts of an epizootic on the poultry industry. In this study, partial...

Author(s) : Boroomand, Z.; Jafari, R. A.; Mayahi, M.

Publisher : Springer, New Delhi, India

Journal article : VirusDisease 2016 Vol.27 No.1 pp.102-105 ref.13

14. A molecular and serological study of Neospora caninum infection in pigeons from southwest Iran.

Neospora caninum is a protozoan parasite with worldwide distribution, mainly implicated as responsible for bovine abortion. There are indications that the presence of birds on cattle farms could be associated with the increase in seroprevalence and abortions related to N. caninum. The present study ...

Author(s) : Bahrami, S.; Boroomand, Z.; Alborzi, A. R.; Namavari, M.; Mousavi, S. B.

Publisher : Veterinarski Fakultet Sveučilišta u Zagrebu (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Zagreb), Zagreb, Croatia

Journal article : Veterinarski Arhiv 2016 Vol.86 No.6 pp.815-823 ref.28

15. The role of avian metapenumovirus in respiratory complex disease circulating in broilers in northern Iran.

Avian metapneumovirus (aMPV) is the etiologic agent of a respiratory disease of poultry. In a 6 months period from October 2012 to March 2013, broiler flocks with respiratory signs are examined in northern Iran. The purpose of the given research was to define presence of antibodies of the birds'...

Author(s) : Seifi, S.; Boroomand, Z.

Publisher : Trakia University, Stara Zagora, Bulgaria

Journal article : Trakia Journal of Sciences 2015 Vol.13 No.2 pp.175-179 ref.25

16. Ultrastructural study of the trachea in experimentally infected broilers with IBV serotype 4/91.

Avian infectious bronchitis virus (IBV) is a globally distributed Coronavirus that causes tremendous economic loss in the poultry industry. The primary target cells of the virus are located in the respiratory tract. Strain-dependent, IBV may spread to other epithelia and cause nephritis or drop in...

Author(s) : Seifi, S.; Boroomand, Z.

Publisher : Veterinarska Fakulteta, Univerza v Ljubljani, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Journal article : Slovenian Veterinary Research 2015 Vol.52 No.1 pp.15-21 ref.28

17. Detection and identification of avian adenovirus in broiler chickens suspected of inclusion body hepatitis in Khuzestan, Iran during 2015-2016.

Avian adenoviruses (AAV) are known as a very diverse group of pathogens causing a variety of clinical symptoms or being totally asymptomatic in poultry flocks. The aim of this study was the molecular detection of avian adenoviruses in broiler flocks suspected of the IBH and respiratory syndrome in...

Author(s) : Ghafari, P. T.; Boroomand, Z.; Rezaie, A.; Mayahi, M.; Eftekharian, S.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Iranian Journal of Veterinary Science and Technology 2017 Vol.9 No.2 pp.41-45 ref.17

18. Experimental infection of Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica) with low-pathogen avian influenza virus H9N2.

PIn order to evaluate clinical sings, mortality rate, serologic responses and virus shedding in quail infected with Low pathogenic avian influenza (LPAI) viruses H9N2, 100 Japanese quail were divided randomly into four equal groups. Group 1 and 3 chicks were vaccinated by avian influenza H9N2...

Author(s) : Mayahi, M.; Boroomand, Z.; Talazadeh, F.; Dibavand, S.; Maleki, E.

Publisher : Shahrekord University, Shahrekord, Iran

Journal article : Iranian Journal of Veterinary Clinical Sciences 2015 Vol.9 No.2 pp.Pe57-Pe62, En92 ref.11

19. Viral quantity and pathological changes in broilers experimentally infected by IRFIBV32 isolate of infectious bronchitis virus.

An Iranian isolate of avian infectious bronchitis virus IRFIBV32 was quantified in experimentally infected broilers using real-time reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction and histopathological changes was investigated. Thirty-six 3-week-old commercial broilers were inoculated by 105...

Author(s) : Mohammadi, A.; Asasi, K.; Boroomand, Z.; Namazi, F.; Hosseinian, S. A.

Publisher : Springer, New Delhi, India

Journal article : VirusDisease 2015 Vol.26 No.4 pp.319-323 ref.18

20. Pathogenesis and tissue distribution of avian infectious bronchitis virus isolate IRFIBV32 (793/B serotype) in experimentally infected broiler chickens.

Infectious bronchitis (IB) is one of the most important viral diseases of poultry. The aim of this study was to investigate the distribution of avian infectious bronchitis virus isolate IRFIBV32 (793/B serotype) in experimentally infected chicken. Ninety-one-day-old commercial broilers were divided ...

Author(s) : Boroomand, Z.; Asasi, K.; Mohammadi, A.

Publisher : Hindawi Publishing Corporation, New York, USA

Journal article : The Scientific World Journal 2012 Vol.2012 pp.402537 ref.30

21. Method for rapid detection of ciliary activity in virus infected chicken trachea.

Mucociliary clearance is an important defense mechanism for respiratory airways. Various studies have been published on the disruption of ciliary function in respiratory diseases, factors affecting mucociliary clearance, and methods for ciliary function assessment. The aim of present study was to...

Author(s) : Boroomand, Z.; Asasi, K.; Hosseinian, S. A.; Mohammadi, A.; Karimi-Madab, M.

Publisher : Online Journal of Veterinary Research, Toowoomba, Australia

Journal article : Online Journal of Veterinary Research 2011 Vol.15 No.4 pp.404-413

22. Changes of several acute phase factors in broiler chickens in response to infectious bronchitis virus infection.

This study was performed to clarify the acute phase response following infectious bronchitis virus inoculation. Ninety clinically healthy 1-d-old Ross chicks were randomly assigned into 2 groups: control (n=20) and infected group (n=70). At the age of 20 d, all birds in the infected group were...

Author(s) : Asasi, K.; Mohammadi, A.; Boroomand, Z.; Hosseinian, S. A.; Nazifi, S.

Publisher : Poultry Science Association, Savoy, USA

Journal article : Poultry Science 2013 Vol.92 No.8 pp.1989-1996

23. Isolation and identification of a new isolate of avian infectious bronchitis virus IRFIBV32 and a study of its pathogenicity.

Infectious bronchitis (IB) is one of the most significant highly acute viral respiratory diseases of commercial chickens in the world. We isolated, identified and studied the pathogenicity of an isolate of IB virus (IRFIBV32) from broiler chicken farms in Fars province. Tracheal tissue samples of a ...

Author(s) : Boroomand, Z.; Razeghian, I.; Asasi, K.; Mohammadi, A.; Noohadani, A. H.

Publisher : Online Journal of Veterinary Research, Toowoomba, Australia

Journal article : Online Journal of Veterinary Research 2011 Vol.15 No.4 pp.366-380