Bos indicus

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Synonyms for Bos indicus

any of several breeds of Indian cattle

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Eight (n = 8) purebred Nellore (Bos indicus) bull carcasses (24 h post mortem) were used in this experiment.
Serological survey of Neospora caninum and Toxoplasma gondii in cattle (Bos indicus) and water buffaloes (Bubalus bubalis) in ten provinces of Brazil.
It appears that there are notable differences between breeds in their abilities to regulate RT: the mean rectal temperature is higher in Bos taurus than in Bos indicus cattle (Hansen, 2004) and, as a result, B.
Estrous behavior and the estrus-to-ovulation interval in Nelore cattle (Bos indicus) with natural estrus or estrus induced with prostaglandin F2[alfa] or norgestomet and estradiol valerate.
la condicion de tripanotolerancia evidenciada por primera vez en el continente americano [1] es de considerar, ya que en otra investigacion [14] refieren que se determino diferencia significativa (P<0,01) en la proporcion de bovinos tripano-tolerantes en comparacion con tripano-susceptibles dentro de una misma especie, a excepcion de los bovinos con predominio de Bos indicus. Los bovinos Bos taurus o mestizos con predominio Bos taurus muestran una condicion de tripano-tolerancia, coincidiendo con lo reportado por estudios africanos utilizando otras razas pertenecientes a la especie Bos taurus [17,41].
Jonsson, "Gene expression in the skin of Bos taurus and Bos indicus cattle infested with the cattle tick, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus," Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology, vol.
It is well-known that Bos indicus cattle raised under tropical conditions show prolonged calving intervals [8, 9], which are attributed to long periods of postpartum anestrus [10].
However, in Bos indicus bulls, circumcision showed better results for amputation of preputial prolapse with early return of breeding soundness and minimum postoperative complications.
We need to protect them by setting up cow sanctuaries on the lines of those for tigers," Minister of State for Home Ahir said at a national conference on "BOS INDICUS - The Glorious Indian Cow" at the Bombay Stock Exchange Building here.
In vitro embryo production from cumulus-oocyte complexes type II in Bos indicus cattle
Prevalence of bovine tuberculosis and severity of its pathology was reported higher in Bos taurus and crossbreds as compared to Bos indicus cattle (8).