Antral follicle development in xenograft of cryopreserved elephant ovarian tissue. Gunasena, K.T.; Lakey, J.R.T.; Villiness, P. M.; Bush, M.; Raath, C.; Critser, E.S.; McGann, L.E.; Critser, J.K. Cryobiology, Dec. 1997, v. 35 (4), p. 356-357. ISSN: 0011-2240.

            NAL call no: QH324.C7

            Descriptors: cell biology, development, reproduction, ovarian tissue.


The Asian elephant conservation: A global strategy. Santiapillia, Charles. Gajah, Jul. 1997, v. 18, p. 21-39. ISSN: 1391-1996.

            NAL call no: QL737.P98G34

            Descriptors; global strategy, conservation measures, Elaphus maximus.


Brains of ants and elephants. Gregory, R. Perception,1997, v. 26 (3), p. 249-252. ISSN: 0301-0066.

            Descriptors: ants, elephant, anatomy, brain, histology, body weight.


Detection of rinderpest antibodies in elephants, spotted deer and blackbucks. Bhat, M.N.; Manickam, R. International Journal of Animal Sciences, 1997, v. 12 (2), p. 253-254. ref. ISSN: 0970-2857.

            NAL call no: SF81.F3

            Descriptors: rinderpest, zoo animals, viral diseases, drought animals.


Elephants. Poole, Joyce. Voyager Press, Stillwater, MN. 1997, p. 1-72. ISBN: 0896583570.

            Descriptors: popular works, Elephas maximus, Loxodonta africana.


Elephants in the zoo and circus. Documentation Part 2: North America. 200 years of elephant keeping in North America 1796-1996. Haufellner, Alexander; Schilfarth, Jurgen; Schweiger, Georg (Eds.) 1997.

            Language: German.

            Descriptors: zoo and wildlife parks, captive care history 1796-1996.


The elephant’s respiratory system: Adaptation to gravitational stress. Brown, R.E.; Butler, J.P.; Godleski, J.J.; Loring, S.M. Respiration Physiology, Aug. 1997, v. 109 (2), p. 177-194. ISSN: 0034-5687.

            NAL call no: QP121.A1R4

            Descriptors: bronchi, anatomy, histology, diaphragm, lung, stress.


Salmonellosis in elephants: Possibilities and limits of control. Pagan, O.; Heldstab, A.; Vollm, J.; Weiser, T.; Hockenjos, P. Erkrankungen der Zootiere: Verhandlungsbericht des 38. Internationalen Symposiums uber die Erkrankungen der Zoo und Wildtiere von 7 bis 11 May 1997, p. 305-310. ref.

            Language: German.

            NAL call no: SF996.I5

            Descriptors: elephants, outbreaks, epidemiology, drug therapy, Salmonella.


Secretory patterns of serum prolactin in Asian (Elaphus maximus) and African (Loxodonta africana) elephants during different reproductive states: Comparison with concentrations in noncycling African elephant. Brown, J.L.; Lehnardt, J. Zoo Biology, New York, N.Y. Wiley-Liss, Inc. 1997, v. 16 (2), p. 149-159. ref. ISSN: 0733-3188.

            NAL call no: QL77.5.Z6

            Descriptors: prolactin, blood serum, hormone secretion, reproductive physiology.


Three new intestinal protozoan species of the genus Latteuria n.g. (Ciliophora: Trichostomatia) from Asian and African elephants. Timoshenko, O.; Imai, S. Parasitology International, 1997, v. 46 (4), p. 297-303- ref.

            NAL call no: 436.8 J27

            Descriptors: new genus, new species, Ciliophora, protozoa.


Tuberculosis in elephants. (Correspondence). Furley, C.W. Lancet, (British edition) Jul. 1997, v. 350 (9072), p. 224. ref. ISSN: 0140-6736.

            NAL call no: 448.8 L22

            Descriptors: tuberculosis, elephants, ELISA, infectious diseases, zoonoses.

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