Search for dissertations about: "bovine mastitis"

Found 5 swedish dissertations containing the words bovine mastitis.

  1. 1. Diagnostic and epidemiological studies of staphylococci in bovine mastitis

    Author : Aldo Capurro; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet; []
    Keywords : LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Diagnostic and epidemiological studies of staphylococci in bovine mastitis.Mastitis is the most common disease in dairy cows and is often caused by staphylococcal infections. The genus Staphylococcus is divided in coagulase-negative (CNS) and coagulase-positive (CPS) staphylococci. The CPS S. READ MORE

  2. 2. Staphylococcus aureus toxins - Influence on food safety and animal health

    Author : Yusak Budi Susilo; Teknisk mikrobiologi; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Staphylococcus aureus; toxins; food safety; enterotoxin A SEA ; prophage life cycle; GFP reporter strain; flow cytometry; enterotoxin D SED ; accessory gene regulator agr ; bovine mastitis; enterotoxin C SEC ; toxic shock syndrome toxin-1 TSST-1 ;

    Abstract : Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) is a notorious opportunistic foodborne pathogen and also a common cause of bovine mastitis. It is known to produce many different virulence factors, including various staphylococcal enterotoxins and toxic shock syndrome toxin-1 (TSST-1). READ MORE

  3. 3. Inflammatory mechanisms in bacterial infections: focus on mast cells and mastitis

    Author : Carl-Fredrik Johnzon; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Inflammation is an unspecific response of the immune system to pathogens, for example, invasion by bacteria. This thesis focuses on two aspects of inflammation in the context of bacterial infections: (1) mast cells and (2) mastitis. READ MORE

  4. 4. New markers of bulk milk quality in relation to mastitis : studies on polymorphonuclear leukocytes and α-lactalbumin

    Author : Erik Wickström; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet; []
    Keywords : LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : All dairy processors depend on a continuous supply of high-quality bulk milk from milk producers to be able to distribute liquid milk and dairy products. Mastitis, inflammation of the bovine udder, is the most common disease in dairy cows, and leads to altered milk composition and impaired milk quality. READ MORE

  5. 5. Bovine udder quarter milk in relation to somatic cell count : focus on milk composition and processing properties

    Author : Linda Forsbäck; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet; []
    Keywords : LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : The dairy industry requires raw milk of high quality in order to produce milk products of high quality and quantity. Mastitis is one of the most prevalent and economically important production diseases in dairy cattle. It causes increased somatic cell count (SCC), deteriorated milk composition and consequently altered processing properties of milk. READ MORE