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Attack upon a bather by a swordfish: A case report
We report a case of a bather injured by a swordfish in shallow water off the coast of southern Brazil. The victim suffered multiple injuries from the fish's bill, including a puncture wound of his left knee and the tip of ...
Behavioural alterations provoked by prolonged calcitonin administration in rats
Present work investigated the effect of prolonged administration of salmon calcitonin, a hormone secreted by parafollicular cells from thyroid, on behavioural parameters of rats. Animals received calcitonin sc, 100 mUI/100 ...
Behavior of Layers under Different Light Sources
(Facta-fundacio Arnco Ciencia Tecnologia Avicolas, 2015-10-01)
Light is an important factor in the management of laying poultry. The ideal lamp spectrum that provides the best welfare conditions still needs to be determined. Wavelength and light intensity influence poultry behavior ...
Curriculum Annabelle Vidal Bertucciolli
The presence of black vultures at the calving sites and its effects on cows' and calves' behaviour immediately following parturition
Black vultures (Coragyps atratus) are often present near calving sites, and under this situation they may play a positive role by removing animal carcasses and afterbirth or a negative role by attacking neonate calves or ...
Effect of electrolytic lesion of the median raphe nucleus on behavioral and physiological measures of stress.
The effect of electrolytic lesion of the median raphe nucleus was measured on behavioral and physiological parameters related to stress 24 h after the lesion. In of the elevated plus-maze the lesion decreased the percentage ...
Economic decisions for the foraging individual [Principles of evolution, ecology and behavior]
(Yale University, Open Yale Courses, 2016)