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    • Acute equine laminitis : renal morphology and endocrine interplay 

      Miller, Warren George (Texas A&M University. Libraries, 1981)
      The levels of testosterone and renin/angiotensin during the acute stages of induced equine laminitis were determined. Renal pathologic conditions were determined for short (4 day) and long (20 days to six weeks) durations ...
    • Alcaligenes rhinotracheitis of the turkey poult : bacterial adherence and virulence 

      Finer, Kim Rene (Texas A&M University. Libraries, 1984)
      The binding of Alcaligenes fecalis to host respiratory epithelial cells and the host cell response to bacterial respiratory infection were examined in turkey poults using scanning and transmission electron microscopy, light ...
    • Animal Laboratory 

      College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
      Institute of comparative Medicine. Over 100 diseases are known to be transmissable between man & animal. Through the study of these diseases are we able to recognize the link between our own health and that of animals.
    • Antibody-dependent cell-mediated cytotoxicity in cattle infected with Babesia bovis (Babes, 1888) : characterization of the host immunoglobulins, efficiency of host effector cells and comparison with serological tests 

      Goff, Willard Lynn (Texas A&M University. Libraries, 1981)
      A stabilate prepared from Babesia bovis-infected Boophilus microplus ticks was used to infect intact adult cattle. Whole sera and isolated immunoglobulins were used to determine serologic activity during both initial and ...
    • Aphids on Cruciferous Crops: Identification and Management 

      Liu, Tong-Xian; Sparks Jr., Alton N. (2001-08-10)
      At least five species of aphids attack cruciferous crops (cabbage, collards, cauliflower, broccoli, kale and others). This publication explains the characteristics that can help producers identify aphids and the damage ...
    • Aquatic Animal Sample Collection 

      Reagan, Ronda
      Tom Bullinton & Bill Wardel (man with beard), are collecting samples from Galveston Bay for disease investigations in the aquatic animal medicine program at Texas A&M.
    • Bacterial Fruit Blotch of Watermelon 

      Isakeit, Thomas (1999-06-28)
      Bacterial fruit blotch is a disease occurring sporadically in almost all areas of Texas where watermelons are grown. This publication discusses symptoms, diagnosis and disease development and management.
    • Bacteriologic, ecologic, serologic, and immunogenetic studies of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis-induced caseous lymphadenitis in small ruminants 

      Augustine, John L. (Texas A&M University. Libraries, 1984)
      Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis-induced caseous lymphadenitis (CLA) is an economically important chronic disease of small ruminants characterized by abscessation of either or both lymph nodes or visceral organs. The ...
    • Bagworms 

      Drees, Bastiaan M. (2008-07-02)
      Bagworms are a pest of evergreens and many broadleaved plants. If left unchecked, they can completely defoliate trees and shrubs. This publication explains how to identify the various bagworm species in Texas and how to ...
    • Ball Moss 

      Crow, William T. (2000-04-18)
      Ball moss is a bromeliad that grows on trees. It is not a parasite and does not take nutrients from trees. It can be controlled, if desired, by mechanical removal or by applying fungicides that contain copper.
    • Biochemical and genetic studies of wild type and attenuated vaccine strains of bluetongue virus 

      Samal, Siba Kumar (Texas A&M University. Libraries, 1985)
      A biochemical, and genetic examination of the tetravalent, attenuated vaccine for bluetongue virus (BTV) developed at Texas A&M was undertaken. These studies were aimed at (i) identifying reliable vaccine-associated markers, ...
    • Broadcast Baits for Fire Ant Control 

      Barr, Charles L. (2005-10-17)
      This guide addresses common questions from both consumers and professional pesticide applicators about using broadcast baits to control fire ants. It covers bait basics, treatment method choices, applicator and environmental ...
    • Bulimia in a college population 

      Hazard, Christine Ann (Texas A&M University. Libraries, 1983)
      The primary purposes of this study were to describe and evaluate selected characteristics of a group of normal weight, female bulimics. Bulimic (N = 23) and control (N = 24) subjects were recruited from two university ...
    • Butterfly Gardening in Texas 

      Drees, Bastiaan M.; Jackman, John A. (1999-07-14)
      This two-poster set features dramatic photographs of butterflies, caterpillars and plants that attract them. These decorative posters provide information on how to raise caterpillars and attract butterflies to a home garden. ...
    • The cardiac adenyl cyclase - cyclic amp system in ethanol treated Sprague Dawley and spontaneously hypertensive rats 

      Morris, Alan Calvin (Texas A&M University. Libraries, 1986)
      The left ventricular adenyl cyclase - cyclic AMP system was examined in 20-week-old/male Sprague Dawley (SD) and spontaneously hypertensive (SHR) rats treated with ethanol. Treatment consisted of intraperitoneal injections ...
    • Centipedes and Millipedes 

      Brown, Wizzie (2004-09-17)
      Centipedes and millipedes are not usually considered to be destructive pests. However, centipedes will bite, and millipedes give off a repugnant odor when handled. This publication lists many ways to control these pests ...
    • Chemicals for Plant Disease Control at Home 

      Ong, Kevin (2007-10-30)
      This publication helps retailers and consumers identify products that control plant diseases. To clear up confusion about the names of the chemicals, the publication cross-references their common names with their chemical ...
    • Chiggers 

      Moore, Glen C.; Merchant, Michael E. (2005-11-04)
      This publication explains how to identify and avoid chiggers and treat chigger bites.
    • Chinch Bugs in St. Augustine Lawns 

      Merchant, Michael E.; Mott, Dale (2006-10-17)
      Chinch bugs can be extremely damaging to home lawns. Their feeding causes small yellow or brown areas in lawns. Chinch bugs can usually be seen on careful inspection of the soil surface. Insecticides provide effective control.
    • Common Rose Diseases 

      Johnk, Janell (2000-01-11)
      This publication describes the symptoms and management of the common rose diseases--black spot, powdery mildew and viruses. It includes a 5-step guide to healthier roses.