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1. Fenton reaction-assisted photodynamic inactivation of calcined melamine sponge against Salmonella and its application.

Photodynamic inactivation (PDI) is an effective alternative to traditional antibiotics to broadly kill bacteria. This study aimed to develop a potent PDI system by coupling calcinated melamine sponges (CMSs) with the Fenton reaction. The results showed that CMS calcined at 350°C was successfully...

Author(s) : Shi QianDai; Wang JingJing; Chen Lu; Peng ZhiYun; Zeng QiaoHui; Zhu YongHeng; Zhao Yong

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Food Research International 2022 Vol.151 ref.59

2. COVID-19: invasion, pathogenesis and possible cure - a review.

Today, Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) which is believed to be transmitted from bats to humans where the people of Wuhan city, China exposed to the wet animal market is an important international public health anxiety (Xiong et al., 2020). Although, several measures were undertaken to treat the...

Author(s) : Nitin, P.; Nandhakumar, R.; Vidhya, B.; Rajesh, S.; Sakunthala, A.

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Journal of Virological Methods 2022 Vol.300 ref.106

3. Impact of gaseous ozone on microbial contamination and quality of fresh-cut durian.

The present study investigated the effect of gaseous ozone on reducing microbial contamination and maintaining the shelf life of fresh-cut durian. The effect of ozone gas at 0 (control), 100, 200, 300, 400, 500, 600, 700, 800, 900, and 1,000 mg L-1 for 3 and 5 min on the decontamination of...

Author(s) : Sripong, K.; Uthairatanakij, A.; Jitareerat, P.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Scientia Horticulturae 2022 Vol.294 ref.43

4. Long-term welfare effects of repeated warm water treatments on Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar).

Warm water treatment has in recent years become widely used for ridding salmonids of sea lice in aquaculture although the consequences of the treatment for fish welfare are not adequately investigated. The objective of this study was to document potential long-term welfare effects of repeated warm...

Author(s) : Moltumyr, L.; Nilsson, J.; Madaro, A.; Seternes, T.; Winger, F. A.; Rønnestad, I.; Stien, L. H.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Aquaculture 2022 Vol.548 No.Part 2

5. Development of an efficiency criterion for the removal of pest organisms (ulvoid green algae and diatoms) from Neopyropia aquaculture using the acid wash (pH shock) method.

In Neopyropia aquaculture, pest organisms such as diatoms and ulvoid green algae lower the production yield, and acid wash (or pH shock) method is the most efficient method to overcome this problem. Here, we aimed to develop a removal efficiency criterion and quick reference for using acid...

Author(s) : Kang EunJu; Kim JuHyoung

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Aquaculture 2022 Vol.548 No.Part 2

6. The burden of isolation to the individual: a comparison between isolation for COVID-19 and for other influenza-like illnesses in Japan.

At present, there is scarce evidence about the burden associated with the isolation of COVID-19 patients. We aimed to assess the differences between COVID-19 and other influenza-like illnesses (ILIs) in disease burden brought by isolation. We conducted an online survey of 302 respondents who had...

Author(s) : Tsuzuki, S.; Ohmagari, N.; Beutels, P.

Publisher : Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK

Journal article : Epidemiology and Infection 2022 Vol.150 No.e5 ref.31

7. Microbial community dynamics in a commercial RAS for production of Atlantic salmon fry (Salmo salar).

Recirculating aquaculture systems (RAS) harbour complex microbial communities which can have an impact on the growth and development of the reared fish. This study aimed to improve our understanding of microbial community dynamics in a RAS involving three production batches of Atlantic salmon fry...

Author(s) : Dahle, S. W.; Attramadal, K. J. K.; Vadstein, O.; Hestdahl, H. I.; Bakke, I.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Aquaculture 2022 Vol.546 ref.48

8. Overcoming barriers to breeding for increased lice resistance in farmed Atlantic salmon: a case study from Norway.

Lice is a persistent and major problem in the salmon aquaculture sector with serious environmental impacts and reducing growth potential and income of the salmon industry. This article discusses whether there is an untapped potential in breeding for improved lice resistant of Atlantic salmon. To...

Author(s) : Rosendal, G. K.; Olesen, I.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Aquaculture 2022 Vol.548 No.Part 1 ref.65

9. Rabies virus spread in central and north-eastern regions of Ukraine.

Annually, 30,000-45,000 cases of rabies in animals and humans are reported worldwide. The aim of the study was to present data on the incidence of rabies among humans and animals in central and north-eastern regions of Ukraine (Poltava and Sumy) between the years 2007 and 2020. The statistical data ...

Author(s) : Omelchenko, H. O.; Avramenko, N. O.; Kulynych, S. M.; Polishchuk, A. A.; Petrenko, M. O.; Sysa, P. S.; Woźniakowski, G. J.

Publisher : Polskie Towarzystwo Nauk Weterynaryjnych, Lublin, Poland

Journal article : Medycyna Weterynaryjna 2022 Vol.78 No.1 pp.36-43 ref.42

10. Evaluation of ultraviolet irradiation effects on Aspergillus flavus and aflatoxin B1 in maize and peanut using innovative vibrating decontamination equipment.

This study investigated the effectiveness of the ultraviolet irradiation of the C region (UV-C) for the decontamination of Aspergillus flavus and aflatoxin B1 (AFB1) on artificially inoculated maize and peanut using innovative decontamination equipment that supports vibrations to achieve...

Author(s) : Udovicki, B.; Stankovic, S.; Tomic, N.; Djekic, I.; Smigic, N.; Trifunovic, B. S.; Milicevic, D.; Rajkovic, A.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Food Control 2022 Vol.134

11. The comparison of China and Iran response to COVID-19 pandemic: lessons learn for health policy.

Currently, despite the change in the course of diseases, attention to infectious diseases and their integration has decreased. The prevalence of remerging infectious diseases has led to the need for appropriate preparation programs. There are still problems in controlling infectious diseases with...

Author(s) : Khodayari-Zarnaq, R.; Yazdi-Feyzabadi, V.; Hajizadeh, A.; Nayebi, B. A.

Publisher : Routledge, Philadelphia, USA

Journal article : Social Work in Public Health 2022 Vol.37 No.1 pp.33-44 ref.63

12. Evaluation of the new modular biogents BG-Pro mosquito trap in comparison to CDC, EVS, BG-Sentinel, and BG-Mosquitaire traps.

Mosquito surveillance is an essential component of mosquito control and mosquito traps are a universally employed tool to monitor adult populations. The objective of this paper was to evaluate the new modular Biogents BG-Pro mosquito trap (BGP) and compare its performance to 4 widely used traps for ...

Author(s) : Degener, C. M.; Staunton, K. M.; Bossin, H.; Marie, J.; Silva, R. D. da; Eiras, A. E.; Akaratovic, K. I.; Kiser, J.; Gordon, S. W.

Publisher : American Mosquito Control Association, Inc., Mount Laurel, USA

Journal article : Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association 2021 Vol.37 No.4 pp.224-241 ref.many

13. Comparison of the CDC light trap and the Dynatrap® DT2000 for collection of mosquitoes in semi-field and field settings.

The CDC light trap has been the standard used by mosquito control programs to conduct mosquito and arbovirus surveillance. For the last two decades, this trap has been used with little to no modifications to its original design. Recently, new traps that utilize different light sources, modified...

Author(s) : Acevedo, N.; Efstathion, C.; Xue RuiDe; Qualls, W. A.

Publisher : Florida Mosquito Control Association, Tallahassee, USA

Journal article : Journal of the Florida Mosquito Control Association 2021 Vol.67 No.1 pp.69-72 ref.2

14. Laboratory evaluation of boric acid sugar baits against irradiated Aedes aegypti.

The use of attractive toxic sugar baits (ATSBs) is a new paradigm in mosquito control. ATSBs kill both female and male mosquitoes attracted to sugar feed on a sugary solution containing a toxic substance such as boric acid. The impact of boric acid sugar baits on irradiated and non-irradiated Aedes ...

Author(s) : Aryaprema, V. S.; Blore, K.; Kline, J.; Aldridge, R. L.; Linthicum, K. J.; Xue RuiDe

Publisher : Florida Mosquito Control Association, Tallahassee, USA

Journal article : Journal of the Florida Mosquito Control Association 2021 Vol.67 No.1 pp.76-79 ref.19

15. Efficiency of the CO2-baited omni-directional Fay-Prince trap under semi-field conditions and characterizing response behaviours for the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti.

Aedes aegypti (L.) (Diptera: Culicidae) is a vector of several serious disease-causing viruses including Dengue, Zika, chikungunya and yellow fever. Effective and efficient trapping methods are essential for meaningful mosquito population and disease-presence surveillance and ultimately, vector...

Author(s) : Amos, B. A.; Cardé, R. T.

Publisher : Wiley, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Medical and Veterinary Entomology 2021 Vol.35 No.3 pp.426-433

16. Light-induced activities of novel naphtho[1,8-ef]isoindole-7,8,10(9H)-trione and oxoisoaporphine derivatives towards mosquito larvae.

Infected mosquitoes are significant vectors of dengue, yellow fever, chikungunya, zika and other pathogens. In the view of increasing resistance in mosquito larvae control, photoactivated insecticides is a promising approach by utilizing highly toxic singlet oxygen produced by photosensitizer...

Author(s) : Xu Qi; Feng Hao; Shao XuSheng

Publisher : Elsevier, Cambridge, UK

Journal article : Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters 2021 Vol.48

17. Combinations of emerging technologies with fermentation: interaction effects for detoxification of mycotoxins?

Consumption of foods containing mycotoxins, as crucial groups of naturally occurring toxic agents, could pose significant health risks. While the extensive scientific literature indicates that prevention of contamination by toxigenic fungi is one of the best ways to reduce mycotoxins, detoxifying...

Author(s) : Gavahian, M.; Mathad, G. N.; Oliveira, C. A. F.; Mousavi Khaneghah, A.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Food Research International 2021 Vol.141

18. The inhibiting effect of microwave radiation on Paenibacillus larvae spores suspended in water.

The aim of this paper was to investigate the effects of microwave radiation on the viability of Paenibacillus larvae spores and to study the relationship between the microwave power consumption, the exposure time and the number of spores in the examined suspensions. Sterile distilled water...

Author(s) : Pijacek, M.; Bzdil, J.; Bedanova, I.; Danihlik, J.; Moravkova, M.

Publisher : Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic

Journal article : Veterinární Medicína 2021 Vol.66 No.3 pp.110-116 ref.13

19. Improved procedure for electro-spinning and carbonisation of neat solvent-fractionated softwood kraft lignin.

In general, the electro-spinning of lignin requires it to be functionalised and/or blended with synthetic or natural polymers. This paper reports on the use of solvent fractionated lignin-lignin blend to electrospin BioChoice softwood Kraft lignin. The blend consisted of acetone-soluble and...

Author(s) : Khan, I.; Hararak, B.; Fernando, G. F.

Publisher : Nature Publishing Group, London, UK

Journal article : Scientific Reports 2021 Vol.11 No.8 ref.95

20. Harnessing environmental-RNAi to win an enduring battle: plant versus pathogen.

Plant-microbiome interactions are sophisticated phenomena with unrevealed features. Current progress in RNA biology has enlightened the impact of exchanging small RNAs between plants and their associated microbes in altering the battlefield conditions in their favour. The discovery of RNAi and the...

Author(s) : Almasi, R.; Amari, K.

Publisher : Wiley, Berlin, Germany

Journal article : Journal of Phytopathology 2021 Vol.169 No.11/12 pp.649-657 ref.127

21. Antimicrobial resistance: mitigation through farm biosecurity.

Burgeoning demand for animal proteins for the growing human population has compelled the world to shift to the intensive farming system for animal rearing. The intensive farming system is highly conducive for the fast spread of animal diseases due to the high density of the animal population. The...

Author(s) : Balvinder Kumar; Anju Manuja; Dharvi Chhabra; Aruna Sharma

Publisher : Indian Association of Veterinary Microbiologists, Immunologists and Specialists in Infectious Diseases, Izatnagar, India

Journal article : Indian Journal of Comparative Microbiology, Immunology and Infectious Diseases 2021 Vol.42 No.Suppl. pp.50-56

22. Good animal husbandry practices can reduce the antimicrobial resistance.

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a global level health issue affecting both animals and humans. The over and under prescription of antibiotics for treatment, and exorbitant use as growth promoter in livestock has led to development of AMR. The hygienic conditions of the farm have a positive effect ...

Author(s) : Mahesh Chander; Sushant Handage; Singh, R. K.

Publisher : Indian Association of Veterinary Microbiologists, Immunologists and Specialists in Infectious Diseases, Izatnagar, India

Journal article : Indian Journal of Comparative Microbiology, Immunology and Infectious Diseases 2021 Vol.42 No.Suppl. pp.57-61

23. The causes of holes and loss of physical integrity in long-lasting insecticidal nets.

Background: Long-lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs) are expected to last for at least 3 years, but whilst this may be achieved from an insecticidal perspective, physical protection is frequently compromised much earlier because of the rapid accumulation of holes during use. To understand why LLINs...

Author(s) : Wheldrake, A.; Guillemois, E.; Arouni, H.; Chetty, V.; Russell, S. J.

Publisher : BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK

Journal article : Malaria Journal 2021 Vol.20 No.45 pp.(19 January 2021) ref.28

24. miRNA-based approaches for sustainable control of diseases.

MicroRNAs (miRNAs) were envisioned, in recent years, as alternative, environmental friendly molecular tools to confer crop protection. This view was based on their ability to move across Kingdoms and to modulate gene expression at the post-transcriptional level, inhibiting pathogens or parasites'...

Author(s) : Pentimone, I.; Ciancio, A.

Publisher : CABI, Wallingford, UK

Journal article : CAB Reviews 2021 Vol.16 No.035 ref.99

25. Power on! Low-energy electrophysical treatment is an effective new weed control approach.

BACKGROUND: Environmental concerns are driving the call for adoption of alternative nonchemical weeding approaches. This study aimed to develop and evaluate a novel, precise, low-energy electrophysical treatment weeding systems and to provide new insight into their control mechanism. Two...

Author(s) : Lati, R. N.; Rosenfeld, L.; David, I. B.; Bechar, A.

Publisher : Wiley, Chichester, UK

Journal article : Pest Management Science 2021 Vol.77 No.9 pp.4138-4147