Volume 53 (2022)
Volume 52 (2021)
Volume 51 (2020)
Volume 50 (2019)
Volume 49 (2018)
Volume 48 (2017)
Volume 47 (2016)
Volume 46 (2015)
Volume 45 (2014)
Volume 44 (2013)
Volume 43 (2012)
Volume 42 (2011)
Volume 41 (2010)
Volume 40 (2009)
Volume 39 (2009)
The effect of fat supplement type on performance, nutrient digestibility and ‎physiological parameters of finishing lambs during summer heat stress

Azadeh Mirshamsollahi; Mahdi Ganjkhanlou; Farhang Fatehi; Abolfazl Zali; Mostafa Sadeghi

Volume 53, Issue 1 , June 2022, , Pages 33-42


  An experiment was performed to investigate the effects of using saturated and unsaturated fatty acids calcium salts on the production performance and some physiological traits of finishing lambs fattened under heat stress condition. Thirty-two cross bred Lori-BakhtiariÍRomanov lambs were randomly ...  Read More

Comparison of differential expression profiles of candidate genes related to fertility ‎traits using transcriptome perspective based on RNA-Seq in Holstein dairy cows

Farzad Ghafouri; Mostafa Sadeghi; Abolfazl Bahrami; Rostam Abdollahi-Arpanahi; Arash Javanmard; Seyed Reza Miraei-Ashtiani

Volume 52, Issue 4 , February 2022, , Pages 217-229


  Genetic selection for increasing milk production and economic profitability in the dairy industry has been associated with reduction in reproductive performance, including lower embryo survival and pregnancy loss. The main purpose of this study was to use the transcriptome profiles of endometrial tissue ...  Read More

A comprehensive study of the prevalence of canine parvovirus (CPV-2) in Iran and ‎phylogenetic comparison of dominant Iranian CPV-types with other global types ‎based on VP2 gene ‎

Reza Faraji; Ardeshir Nejati Javaremi; Mostafa Sadeghi; Reza Miraei Ashtiani; Hamid Reza Mozhgani

Volume 52, Issue 1 , June 2021, , Pages 11-21


  Nowadays one of the major challenges facing herders, dog owners, or working dog training centers is canine parvovirus (CPV-2). The virus has split into several types over the years since it discovered and resulted to genetic and amino acid changes that threaten a wide range of carnivorous around the ...  Read More

Identification of genes, biological pathways and signaling affecting heat stress with ‎microarray data sets in poultry

Milad Rezaei Sinaki; Mostafa Sadeghi; Abolfazl Bahrami; Mohammad Moradi Shahrbabak

Volume 51, Issue 3 , December 2020, , Pages 243-251


  Heat stress in poultry decreases performance, weakens immune system and increases mortality, significantly. Given the interactions between biological pathways involved in heat stress, it is necessary to use a comprehensive approach to study heat stress. In this study, the effects of heat stress on gene ...  Read More

The effect of zinc oxide levels with different particles sizes on reproductive ‎performance of hens and roosters of broiler breeders ‎

Masoud Barzegar; Mojtaba Zaghari; Mahdi Zhandi; Mostafa Sadeghi

Volume 51, Issue 2 , August 2020, , Pages 129-137


  In this research the effects of different levels and particle sizes of zinc oxide on reproductive performance of hens and roosters of broiler breeders were evaluated. A total of 200 female Ross 308 broiler breeders in a completely randomized design with 4 treatments, 5 replicates and 5 birds per each ...  Read More

Investigating on the fitness of the strategies to control the BVD infection in Holstein ‎race ‎

Muna Kholghi; Mohammad Moradi Shahre Babak; Mostafa Sadeghi; Seyed Reza Miraei-Ashtiani; Mohammad Mehdi Ranjbar; Mohsen Lotfi

Volume 51, Issue 2 , August 2020, , Pages 163-171


  This study was conducted to evaluate prevalence of BVD and the strategies which were applied for prevention of BVD over the past 50 years in some provinces of Iran. Blood samples of 500 Iranian Holstein race were randomly collected from three dairy farms located in Tehran, Isfahan and Qazvin provinces. ...  Read More

Identification of genes affecting the amount of abdominal fat in broiler chickens ‎using microarray and RNA sequencing data

Farzad Ghafouri; Mostafa Sadeghi; Abolfazl Bahrami; Seyed Reza Miraei Ashtiani

Volume 50, Issue 4 , February 2020, , Pages 259-269


  Abdominal fat deposition and several other unique features in the metabolism of birds such as interaction between genetic and endocrine factors, fasting hyperglycemia and insulin resistance are signs of obesity and metabolic disorders in poultry, similar to humans. The main purpose of this study was ...  Read More

Estimation of effective population size of Iranian water buffalo by genomic data

Mahdi Mokhber; Mohammad Moradi Shahre Babak; Mostafa Sadeghi; Hossein Moradi Shahrbabak; Javad Rahmani-Nia

Volume 50, Issue 3 , December 2019, , Pages 197-205


  In order to estimate the effective population size (Ne) in Iranian water buffalo blood and hair samples of 407 individual from Azari (N=260), Khuzestani (N=120) and Mazandrani (N=27) buffalo populations were gathered. After DNA extaraction, the samples were genotyped using Axiom® Buffalo Genotyping ...  Read More

Detection of selection signatures in Azeri and Mazandrani buffalo populations by high density SNP markers

Mahdi Mokhber; Mohammad Moradi Shahre Babak; Mostafa Sadeghi; Hossein Moradi Shahrbabak; Javad Rahmani-Nia

Volume 50, Issue 2 , September 2019, , Pages 89-102


  In order to detect signature of selection on buffalo genome, a set of 287 water buffalo samples from 260 Azari and 27 Mazandarani buffalo breeds were genotyped using the Axiom® Buffalo Genotyping 90K Array. The unbiased fixation index method (FST) was used to detect signatures of selection. In total, ...  Read More

Assessment of genetic diversity of azari buffalos using microsatellites markers

Mahdieh Yousefi Daresytani; Sayed Reza Miraie-Ashtiani; Mostafa Sadeghi

Volume 49, Issue 3 , December 2018, , Pages 355-360


  Considering the importance of maintaining the diversity in native breeds and identification of genetic resources of the country, the genetic diversity in Azari buffaloes was evaluated using ten microsatellite markers (BoLA-DRB3, BM1818,BM1824,CSSM033,CSSM047,ILSTS017,ILSTS033,ILSTS058,ILSTS061andILSTS089). ...  Read More

Impact of genotype imputation and density of markers on the accuracy of genomic prediction

Nahid Parna; Ardeshir Nejati Javaremi; Mostafa Sadeghi; Rostam Abdollahi Arpanahi

Volume 49, Issue 1 , June 2018, , Pages 73-81


  Using SNP markers information and genomic evaluation approach, predicting the genetic merit of individuals without phenotypic records is now possible. However, using high-density panels for genomic evaluation of all individuals is not economically feasible. To achieve high genomic prediction accuracy ...  Read More

Study of Genetic variation in Iranian Kurdish horse using microsatellite marker

Motahareh Ala Amjadi; Hassan Mehrabani yegahneh; Mostafa Sadeghi

Volume 48, Issue 3 , December 2017, , Pages 335-342


  In this research genetic variation  using  6  microsatellite  loci  (HMS07, HMS03, HMS02, HMS06, ASB02,  ASB23)  was studied in Iranian Kurdish horse population .Whole blood samples were randomly collected  from  52 horses in  Kurdistan, Kermanshah, Elam, ...  Read More

Transcriptome profiling of granulosa cells of bovine ovarian follicles during different stages of folliculogenesis

Abolfazl Bahrami; Seyed Reza Miraie-Ashtiani; Mostafa Sadeghi; Ali Najafi

Volume 48, Issue 3 , December 2017, , Pages 463-471


  At the later stage of folliculogenesis, the mammalian ovarian follicle contains layers of epithelial granulosa cells surrounding an antral cavity. During follicle development, granulosa cells replicate, secrete hormones and support the growth of the oocyte. In cattle, the follicle needs to grow over ...  Read More

Investigation of polymorphism of DGAT1 gene in Iranian buffaloes

Masoumeh Naserkheil; Seyed Reza Miraie-Ashtiani; Mostafa Sadeghi; Ardeshir Nejati-Javaremi; Deukhwan Lee

Volume 47, Issue 2 , October 2016, , Pages 175-183


  Diacylglycerol acyltransferase1 (DGAT1) is a key enzyme in synthesis of triglycerides. A transition mutation resulting substitution of guanine by adenine in DGAT1 gene and substitution of lysine by alanine in diacylglycerol-acyltransferase enzyme in cattle has a major effect on milk yield and milk composition ...  Read More

Study the polymorphism of Exon 4 of GH gene and exon 10 of GHR gene and their association with carcass traits in Lori-Bakhtiari breed sheep using PCR-SSCP

Hossein Moradi Shahrbabak; Rasoul Khodabakhshzadeh; Mostafa Sadeghi; Amir TaheriYeganeh

Volume 47, Issue 1 , July 2016, , Pages 51-61


  The growth hormone (GH) gene is a candidate for growth trait in farm animals and plays an important role in growth metabolism. Growth hormone can contribute in growth metabolism when it\'s receptor (GHR) are on cells target. The single nucleotide polymorphism was occurred in GH and GHR genes and that ...  Read More

The effect of D-aspartic acid on sperm quality of broiler breeder roosters

Mahdi Ansari; Mahdi Zhandi; Hamid Kohram; Mojtaba Zaghari; Mostafa Sadeghi

Volume 47, Issue 1 , July 2016, , Pages 165-174


  The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of D-aspartic acid on semen characteristics of Ross 308 roosters. Thirty 60-wk-old Ross 308 roosters were randomly assigned into 6 groups and individually caged. All groups fed the same basal diet and orally administered with different levels of D-aspartic ...  Read More

Polymorphism in ACACA gene and its association with milk and growth traits in Mahabadi goats using the PCR-SSCP technique

Reza Faraji; Mostafa Sadeghi; Mohammad Moradi Shahrbabak

Volume 46, Issue 4 , January 2016, , Pages 361-369


  This research was conducted to study polymorphism of intron 44 of ACACA gene and its association with milk traits in Mahabadi goats. Blood samples were taken from 81 Mahabadi goats. DNA was extracted from blood using salting out method. 897 base pair fragment of intron 44 ACACA gene was amplified using ...  Read More

Genome-Wide Survey of signature of positive selection in Khuzestani and Mazandrani buffalo breeds

Mahdi Mokhber; Mohammad Moradi Shahrbabak; Mostafa Sadeghi; Hossein Moradi Shahrbabak; John Williams

Volume 46, Issue 2 , August 2015, , Pages 119-131


  Identification of selection targeted genomic regions is one of the most challenging areas of research in animal genetics, particularly in livestock. We carried out a genome-wide scan for signatures of positive selection to identify genomic regions that had been under selection in Iranian Khuzestani and ...  Read More