domingo, 14 de diciembre de 2008

Los Protozoarios Ciliados

Publicado por Maverick Panditas

The Ciliated Protozoa

Autor: Dennis H. Lynn
Idioma: Inglés
Número de páginas: 627
Materia: Biología
Año: 2008
Formato: PDF
ISBN 978-1-4020-8238-2
ISBN 978-1-4020-8239-9

Para los amigos de biología que estén suscritos

CONTENIDO:

Introduction and Progress in the Last Half Century
Glossary of Terms and Concepts Useful in Ciliate Systematics
Characters and the Rationale Behind the New Classification
Phylum CILIOPHORA – Conjugating, Ciliated Protists with Nuclear Dualism
Subphylum 1. POSTCILIODESMATOPHORA: Class 1. KARYORELICTEA – The “Dawn” or Eociliates
Subphylum 1. POSTCILIODESMATOPHORA: Class 2. HETEROTRICHEA – Once Close to the Top
Subphylum 2. INTRAMACRONUCLEATA: Class 1. SPIROTRICHEA – Ubiquitous and Morphologically Complex
Subphylum 2. INTRAMACRONUCLEATA: Class 2. ARMOPHOREA – Sapropelibionts that Once Were Heterotrichs
Subphylum 2. INTRAMACRONUCLEATA: Class 3. LITOSTOMATEA – Simple Ciliates but Highly Derived
Subphylum 2. INTRAMACRONUCLEATA: Class 4. PHYLLOPHARYNGEA – Diverse in Form, Related in Structure
Subphylum 2. INTRAMACRONUCLEATA: Class 5. NASSOPHOREA – Diverse, Yet Still Possibly Pivotal
Subphylum 2. INTRAMACRONUCLEATA: Class 6. COLPODEA – Somatically Conserved but Orally Diverse
Subphylum 2. INTRAMACRONUCLEATA: Class 7. PROSTOMATEA – Once Considered Ancestral, Now Definitely Derived
Subphylum 2. INTRAMACRONUCLEATA: Class 8. PLAGIOPYLEA – A True Riboclass of Uncommon Companions
Subphylum 2. INTRAMACRONUCLEATA: Class 9. OLIGOHYMENOPHOREA – Once a Pivotal Group, Now a Terminal Radiation
Deep Phylogeny, Gene Sequences, and Character State Evolution – Mapping the Course of Ciliate Evolution
The Ciliate Taxa Including Families and Genera


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Patología: La Gran Imagen

Publicado por Maverick Panditas

Pathology: The Big Picture

Autor: William Kemp, Dennis Burns
Idioma: Inglés
Número de páginas: 457
Materia: Medicina General
Año: 2008
Formato: PDF
ISBN: 0-07-159379-9

CONTENIDO:

Cellular Pathology
Inflammation and Repair
Pathology of the Immune System
Neoplasia
Environmental and Nutritional Pathology
Genetic Disorders
Pediatric Pathology
Hemodynamics
Vascular Pathology
Cardiac Pathology
Neuropathology
Hematopathology
Pulmonary Pathology
Gastrointestinal Pathology
Pathology of the Liver, Gallbladder, and Pancreas
Pathology of the Kidney and Bladder
Pathology of the Male and Female Reproductive Tract and Breast
Endocrine Pathology
Pathology of the Bones and Joints
Dermatopathology
Practice Examination


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Procesamiento cárnico y calidad avícolas

Publicado por Maverick Panditas

Poultry Meat Processing and Quality

Autor: G. C. Mead
Idioma: Inglés
Número de páginas: 404
Materia: Veterinaria, Producción
Año: 2004
Formato: PDF
ISBN: 1-85573-903-8

CONTENIDO:

Meat quality and consumer requirements
Breeding and quality of poultry
Husbandry techniques
Stunning and slaughter of poultry
Primary processing of poultry
Further processing of poultry
Poultry packaging
Poultry refrigeration
Other poultry preservation techniques
Production of turkeys, geese, ducks and game birds
Microbial hazards in poultry production and processing
Chemical residues in poultry
Shelf-life and spoilage of poultry meat
Measuring quality parameters
Managing the safety and quality of poultry meat
Treatment and disposal of poultry processing waste


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Genética, Crianza y Biotecnología de Avícola

Publicado por Maverick Panditas

Poultry Genetics, Breeding and Biotechnology

Autor: W. M. Muir, S. E. Aggrey
Idioma: Inglés
Número de páginas: 720
Materia: Veterinaria, Producción
Año: 2003
Formato: PDF
ISBN: 0-85199-660-4

CONTENIDO:

Part I. Problems and Issues Associated with Poultry Breeding
. Industrial Perspective on Problems and Issues Associated with Poultry Breeding
. Growth and Reproduction Problems Associated with Selection for Increased Broiler Meat Production
. Skeletal Problems Associated with Selection for Increased Production
. Meat Quality Problems Associated with Selection for Increased Production
. Behaviour Problems Associated with Selection for Increased Production
. Genotype–Environment Interactions: Problems Associated with Selection for Increased Production
Part II. Breeding Strategies and Objectives
. Breeding Objectives and Selection Strategies for Layer Production
. Breeding Objectives and Selection Strategies for Broiler Production
. Use of Mixed Model Methodology in Breeding Strategies for Layers
. Application of Mixed Model Methodology in Breeding Strategies for Meat-type Birds
. Use of Mixed Model Methodology in Poultry Breeding: Estimation of Genetic Parameters
. Use of Mixed Model Methodology in Poultry Breeding: Assumptions, Limitations and Concerns of BLUP-based Selection Programmes
. Direct Selection for Improvement of Animal Well-being
. Indirect Selection for Improvement of Animal Well-being
. Genetic Diversity and Conservation of Poultry
Part III. Disease Resistance and Transmission
. Progress and Prospects in Resistance to Disease
. Genetics of the Immune System
. Genetic Resistance and Transmission of Avian Bacteria and Viruses
. Genetic Resistance and Transmission of Avian Parasites
. Selection for Disease Resistance: Conventional Breeding for Resistance to Bacteria and Viruses
. Selection for Disease Resistance: Molecular Genetic Techniques
. Selection for Disease Resistance: Direct Selection on the Immune Response
Part IV. The Use of Genomics and Bioinformatics in Poultry
. Genetic Markers: Prospects and Applications in Genetic Analysis
. Designs and Methods to Detect QTL for Production Traits Based on Mapped Genetic Markers
. Designs and Methods to Detect QTL for Production Traits Based on Random Genetic Models
. Structural Genomics: Integrating Linkage, Physical and Sequence Maps
. Incorporating Molecular Information in Breeding Programmes: Methodology
. Incorporating Molecular Information in Breeding Programmes: Applications and Limitations
. Comparative Genomics
. Functional Genomics: Development and Gene Regulation
. Expressed Sequence Tags, DNA Chip Technology and Gene Expression Profiling
. DNA Polymorphisms in Functional Genes
. Strategies for the Production of Transgenic Chickens
. The Future of Molecular Genetics in Poultry Breeding


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Inmunología Aviar

Publicado por Maverick Panditas


Avian Immunology
Autor: Fred Davison, Bernd Kaspers, Karel A. Schat
Idioma: Inglés
Número de páginas: 495
Materia: Veterinaria
Año: 2008
Formato: PDF
ISBN: 978-0-12-370634-8

CONTENIDO:

The Importance of the Avian Immune System and its Unique Features
Structure of the Avian Lymphoid System
Development of the Avian Immune System
B Cells, the Bursa of Fabricius and the Generation of Antibody Repertoires
Avian T Cells: Antigen Recognition and Lineages
Structure and Evolution of Avian Immunoglobulins
Avian Innate Immune Responses
The Avian MHC
Avian Antigen Presenting Cells
Avian Cytokines and Chemokines
Immunogenetics and Mapping Immunological Functions
The Avian Mucosal Immune System
The Avian Enteric Immune System in Health and Disease
The Avian Respiratory Immune System
The Avian Reproductive Immune System
Avian Immunosuppressive Diseases and Immune Evasion
Factors Modulating the Avian Immune System
Autoimmune Diseases of Poultry
Tumours of the Avian Immune System
Practical Aspects of Poultry Vaccination
Comparative Immunology of Agricultural Birds
Ecoimmunology
Appendix 1: Genetic Stocks for Immunological Research
Appendix 2: Resources Available for Studying Avian Immunology


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Producción avícola en clímas cálidos

Publicado por Maverick Panditas

Poultry Production in Hot Climates

Autor: N. J. Daghir
Idioma: Inglés
Número de páginas: 441
Materia: Veterinaria, Producción
Año: 2008
Formato: PDF
ISBN-13: 978 1 84593 258 9



CONTENIDO:
Present Status and Future of the Poultry Industry in Hot Regions
Breeding for Resistance to Heat Stress
Breeding Fast-growing, High-yield Broilers for Hot Conditions
Behavioural, Physiological, Neuroendocrine and Molecular Responses to Heat Stress
Poultry Housing for Hot Climates
Nutrient Requirements of Poultry at High Temperatures
Feedstuffs Used in Hot Regions
Mycotoxins in Poultry Feeds
Broiler Feeding and Management in Hot Climates
Replacement Pullet and Layer Feeding and Management in Hot Climates
Breeder and Hatchery Management in Hot Climates
Waterfowl Production in Hot Climates


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El Avestruz (Biología, Producción y Salud)

Publicado por Maverick Panditas

The Ostrich: Biology, Production and Health

Autor: Denis C. Deeming
Idioma: Inglés
Número de páginas: 368
Materia: Veterinaria, Producción
Año: 1999
Formato: PDF
ISBN: 0851993508

CONTENIDO:

Anatomy
Physiology
Behaviour in Natural and Captive Environments
Basic Concepts and Recent Advances in Digestion and Nutrition
Reproduction
Factors Affecting the Success of Commercial Incubation
Rearing Environments Around the World
Welfare
Slaughter and Products
Breeding and Genetics
Veterinary Problems
Health Management and Veterinary Procedures


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Manual para el tratamiento y control de la cojera en bovinos

Publicado por Maverick Panditas

Manual for Treatment and Control of Lameness in Cattle

Autor: Sarel van Amstel, Jan Shearer
Idioma: Inglés
Número de página: 216
Materia: Veterinaria
Año: 2006
Formato: PDF
ISBN: 0813814189

CONTENIDO:

An Introduction to Lameness in Cattle
Horn Formation and Growth
Nutrition and Claw Health
Biomechanics of Weight (Load) Bearing and Claw Trimming
Laminitis
Pain Management
Upper Leg Lameness
Infectious Claw Diseases
Cattle Behavior, Cow-Friendly Facilities, and Proper Handling
Footbaths for the Management of Infectious Skin Disorders of the Foot and Hoof knife sharpening


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Monopolio

Publicado por Maverick Panditas


Aquí les dejo un juego clásico que sé que a muchos les gusta. Puedes jugar contra otra persona o contra la computadora si tas solit@.
Ni explicarles en qué consiste porque es tan obvio que ya saben...

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Medicina y Cirugía de Tortugas Terrestres y Acuáticas

Publicado por Maverick Panditas

Medicine and Surgery of Tortoises and Turtles

Autor: Stuart McArthur, Roger Wilkinson, Jean Meyer
Idioma: Inglés
Número de páginas: 591
Materia: Veterinaria
Año: 2004
Formato: PDF
ISBN: 1405108894

CONTENIDO:

Infectious Agents
Anatomy and Physiology
Nutrition
General Care of Chelonians
Diagnosis
Clinical Pathology
Diagnostic Imaging Techniques
Hospitalisation
Feeding Techniques and Fluids
Interpretation of Presenting Signs
Problem-Solving Approach to Conditions of Marine Turtles
Problem-Solving Approach to Common Diseases of Terrestrial and Semi-Aquatic Chelonians
Anaesthesia, Analgesia and Euthanasia
Surgery
Therapeutics
Formulary
Appendices.
Appendix A: Turtle Conservation
Appendix B: Plants Suggested to be Poisonous to Chelonians
Appendix C: Care Sheets
Appendix D: Rehabilitation of Asian Chelonians
Appendix E: A Selective Chelonian Taxonomy
Appendix F: Viral Disease

Parte I

Parte II

Parte III


Nota:
Debes tener los tres archivos en una misma carpeta para poder abrir el ZIP.
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Fisiología Aviar

Publicado por Maverick Panditas


Avian Physiology
Autor: G. Causey Whittow
Idioma: Inglés
Número de páginas: 676
Materia: Veterinaria
Año: 1999
Formato: PDF
ISBN: 0127476059

CONTENIDO:

Sensory Physiology: Vision.
Avian Ear and Hearing.
Chemical Senses.
Somato-Sensory System.
Functional Anatomy of the Spinal Cord.
Motor Control System.
Autonomic Nervous System.
Muscle.
Cardiovascular System.
Respiration.
Body Fluid Regulation, Renal Physiology; Acid-Base Ballance.
Gastro-Intestinal Physiology
Energy Balance.
Thermoregulation.
Physiology of Flight.
Introduction to Endocrinology; Pituitary Gland.
Thyroids.
Parathyroid, Vitamin D and Calcitonin Hormones.
Adrenals.
Pancreas.
Pineal Gland; Circadian Rhythm, Photoperiodism.
Reproduction in the Female Bird.
Reproduction in the Male Bird.
Incubation Physiology.
Physiology of Growth and Development.
Immunophysiology.


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Tratado de Fisiología Médica

Publicado por Maverick Panditas

Textbook of Medical Physiology

Autor: Arthur C. Guyton, John E. Hall
Idioma: Inglés
Número de páginas: 1150
Materia: Fisiología, Veterinaria
Año: 2006
Formato: PDF
ISBN-10: 8481749265

Este libro no necesita mayor presentación. Como todo en este mundo de las ciencias siempre las últimas versiones, en inglés.
Pero eso no es lo malo, lo malo es no saber inglés. ;)

CONTENIDO:

Introduction to Physiology: The Cell and General Physiology
Membrane Physiology, Nerve, and Muscle
The Heart
The Circulation
The Kidneys and Body Fluids
Blood Cells, Immunity, and Blood Clotting
Respiration
Aviation, Space, and Deep Sea Diving Physiology
The Nervous System
. General Principles and Sensory Physiology
. The Special Senses
. Motor and Integrative Neurophysiology
Gastrointestinal Physiology
Metabolism and Temperature Regulation
Endocrinology and Reproduction
Sports Physiology Index


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Contaminación microbiana de los alimentos

Publicado por Maverick Panditas

Microbial Food Contamination

Autor: Charles L. Wilson
Idioma: Inglés
Número de páginas: 632
Materia: Salud Pública
Año: 2008
Formato: PDF
ISBN-10: 0849390761
ISBN-13: 978-0849390760

CONTENIDO:

Section I: Instances and Nature of Microbial Food Contamination
. PulseNet and Emerging Foodborne Diseases
. Pathogenic Mechanisms of the Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli—Some New Insights
. Viruses and Protozoan Parasites in Food
. Prions in the Food Chain
. Toxicity of Fumonisins, Mycotoxins from Fusarium verticillioides . Molecular and Biochemical Mechanisms of Action of Acute Toxicity and Carcinogenicity Induced by Aflatoxin B, and of the Chemoprevention of Liver Cancer
Section II: Detecting and Monitoring Microbial Food Contamination
. Rapid Methods for Detecting Microbial Contaminants in Foods: Past, Present, and Future
. Rapid Electrochemical Biosensors for the Identification and Quantification of Bacteria
. Applications of the Polymerase Chain Reaction for Detection, Identification, and Typing of Food-Borne Microorganisms
. Advances in Prion Detection
Section III: Control of Microbial Food Contamination
. Kosher and Halal Food Laws and Potential Implications for Food Safety
. Control of Foodborne Pathogens and Spoilage Microorganisms by Naturally Occurring Antimicrobials
. Intervention Technologies for Food Safety and Preservation
. Genetic and Biochemical Control of Aflatoxigenic Fungi
Section IV: Microbial Food Contamination and International Trade
. Mad Cow Disease and International Trade
. Use of Risk Assessment as a Tool for Evaluating Microbial Food Contaminants
. Zoonotic Diseases Risk Assessment and Mitigation
. Codex Alimentarius: What It Is and Why It Is Important . The International Food Safety Authorities Network
Section V: Bioterrorism and Microbial Food Contamination
. Biological Contamination of Food


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