Blood / Circulation / Cardiac / Hematology

 

Application of an enzyme-immunoassay (EIA) for rapid screening of 5alpha-pregnane-3, 20-dione (DHP) in blood plasma of the Asian elephant, Elephas maximus. Denhard, M.; Hildebrandt, T.; Rohleder, M.; Strauss, G.; Meyer, H.H.D.; Goritz, F. Berliner und Munchener Tierarztliche Wochenschrift, 2001, v. 114 (5-6), p. 161-165. ref. ISSN: 0005-9366.

            NAL call no: 41.8 B45

            Descriptors: blood chemistry, enzyme immunoassay, hormones, monitoring.

 

Comparative cell shape and diffusional water permeability of red blood cells from Indian elephant (Elephas maximus) and man (Homo sapiens). Benga, G.; Kuchel, P.W.; Chapman, B.E.; Cox, G.C.; Ghiran, I.; Gallagher, C.H. Comparative Haematology International, 2000, v. 10 (1), p. 1-8. ISSN: 0938-7714.

            Descriptors: blood cells, red blood cells, cell shape, water permeability, Elephas.

 

Serum cholinesterase levels in elephants. Subhachalat, P.; Panichkriangkrai, W.; Mahasawangkul, S.; Angkawanich, T.; Yibchok, A. Nun S.; Piyarat, Subhachalat; Wara, Panichkriangkrai; Sittidet, Mahasawangkul; Taweepok, Angkawanich; Sirintorn, Yibchok A. Nun. Thai Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 2000, v. 30 (3), p. 63-68. ref. ISSN: 0125-6491.

            NAL call no: SF604.T43

            Descriptors: blood serum, cholinesterase, sex differences, seasonality.

 

Haematological and biochemical findings in captive Asiatic elephants (Elephas maximus). Jayathangaraj, M.G.; John, M.C.; Ramesh, S.; Ahamed, N.M. International Journal of Animal Sciences, 1999, v. 14 (2), p. 245-247. ref. ISSN: 0970-2857.

            NAL call no: SF81.F3

            Descriptors: haematology, blood chemistry, normal values.

 

Mineral status of elephant. Sarmah, B.C.; Kalita, D.J.; Pathak, S.C.; Sharma, B. Indian Veterinary Journal, Jul.1999, v. 76 (7), p. 661-662. ref. ISSN: 0019-6479.

            NAL call no: 41.8 IN2

            Descriptors: blood chemistry, calcium, magnesium, iron, zinc, copper, normal values.

 

Oxygen radical production by Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) heterophils and Holstein cattle (Bos taurus) neutrophils. Tell, Lisa; Kabbur, Mahendra B.; Smith, Wayne L.; Gage, Laurie; Cullor, James S. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine, Sept. 1999, v. 10 (3), p. 402-407. ISSN: 1042-7260.

            NAL call no: SF601.J6

            Descriptors: biochemistry, oxygen radical, blood cells, immune response.

 

Serum creatinine level in captive Asiatic elephants (Elephas maximus). Senthilkumar, A.; Jayathangaraj, M.G.; John, M.C.; Srinivasan, S.R. Indian Journal of Animal Health, 1999, v. 38 (2), p. 181. ref. ISSN: 0019-5057.

            NAL call no: SF1.I4

            Descriptors: creatinine, blood chemistry, blood serum, normal values.

 

Alterations in blood platelet morphology during aggregate formation in the Asian elephant (Elephas maximus). Cheryk, L.A.; Gentry, P.A.; Bast, T.; Yamashiro, S. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine, Jun.1998, v. 29 (2), p. 177-182. ref. ISSN: 1042-7260.

            NAL call no: SF601.J6

            Descriptors: haematology, platelets, blood cells.

 

Plasma concentrations of immunoreactive relaxin activity and progesterone in the pregnant Asian elephant (Elephas maximus). Niemuller, C.A.; Gray, C.; Cummings, H.; Liptrap, R.M. Animal Reproduction Science, Oct. 1998, v. 53 (1-4), p. 119-131. ISSN: 0378-4320.

            NAL call no: QP251.A5

            Descriptors: plasma, immunoreactive relaxin, hormones, plasma content.

 

Plasma vitamin E and other analyte levels in Nepalese camp elephant (Elephas maximus). Shrestha, Sunder P.; Ullrey, Duane E.; Bernard, Joni B.; Wemmer, Christian; Kraemer, Duane C. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine, Sept. 1998, v. 29 (3), p. 269-278. ISSN: 1042-7260.

            NAL call no: SF601.J6

            Descriptors: plasma vitamin E, diet, vitamins, food plants, plasma.

 

A rapid isolation of Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) blood heterophils on Percoll density gradients. Smith, W.L.; Tell, L.A.; Kabbur, m.B.; Gage, L.; Cullor, J.S. Comparative Haematology International, 1998, v. 8 (1), p. 37-42. ISSN: 0938-7714.

            Descriptors: haematological techniques, blood cells, heterophils, methods,

 

Blood coagulation profile of the Asian elephant (Elephas maximus). Gentry, P. A.; Ross, M.L.; Yamada, M. Zoo Biology, New York, N.Y. Wiley-Liss, Inc., 1996, v. 15 (4), p. 413-423. ISSN: 0733-3188.

            NAL call no: QL77.5.Z6

            Descriptors: blood coagulation factors, hemostasis, blood plasma, Elephas maximus.

 

Determination of mean arterial pressure (MAP) in Asian elephant (Elephas maximus). Sarma, K.K.; Kalita, D.; Dutta, B.; Barua, S.K. Indian Veterinary Journal, 1996, v. 73 (7), p. 777-778. ref. ISSN: 0019-6479.

            NAL call no: 41.8 IN2

            Descriptors: measurement, techniques, blood pressure, elephants.

 

Distribution of selected heavy metals in blood of Asian elephant. Jayasekera, S.; Kuruwita, V.Y. Gajah, Jan. 1996, v. 15, p. 29-31. ISSN: 1391-1996.

            NAL call no: QL737.P98G34

            Descriptors: pollutants, blood heavy metal levels, blood, metal pollution.

 

Total serum cholesterol levels of Sri Lankan elephants (Elephas maximus maximus). Ratnasooriya, W.D.; Amarasinghe, A.B.C.; Kodikara, D.S. Ceylon Journal of Science and Biological Sciences, Jun. 1995, v. 24 (1), p. 11-16. ISSN: 0069-2379.

            NAL call no: 475 C33

            Descriptors: steroids, plasma, serum cholesterol levels, sex differences.

 

Ultrastructure of cardiac myocyte in the Asian elephant (Elephas maximus). Endo, H.; Yamada, T.K.; Suzuki, N.; Suwa, G.; Uetsuka, K.; Hashimoto, O.; Kurohmaru, M.; Hayashi, Y. Journal of Veterinary Medical Science, Dec. 1995, v. 57 (6), p. 1035-1039. ISSN: 0916-7250.

            NAL call no: SF604.J342

            Descriptors: myocardium, cell structure, ultrastructure, Indian elephant.

 

Hematology, plasma, and serum biochemistry values in domesticated elephants (Elephas maximus ceylonicus) in Sri Lanka. Silva, Indira D.; Kuruwita, Vijitha Y. Gajah, Jun. 1994, v. 12, p. 47. ISSN: 1391-1996.

            NAL call no: QL737.P98G34

            Descriptors: biochemistry, blood, blood chemistry, Elephas maximus.

 

The osmotic fragility of erythrocytes of the Asian elephant (Elephas maximus). Silva, Indira D.; Kuruwita, Vijitha Y. Gajah, Dec. 1994, v. 13, p. 25-29. ISSN: 1391-1996.

            NAL call no: QL737.P98G34

            Descriptors: ion and water relations, blood cells, osmotic fragility, erythrocytes.

 

Hematology, plasma, and serum biochemistry values in domesticated elephants (Elephas maximus ceylonicus) in Sri Lanka. Silva, Indira D.; Kuruwita, Vijitha Y. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine, Dec. 1993, v. 24 (4), p. 440-444. ISSN: 1042-7260

            NAL call no: SF601.J6

            Descriptors: biochemistry, blood chemistry, blood, hematology, normal values.

 

Hematology, plasma, and serum biochemistry values in free-ranging elephants (Elephas maximus ceylonicus) in Sri Lanka. Silva, Indiria, D.; Kuruwita, Vijitha Y. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine, Dec. 1993, v. 24 (4), p. 434-439. ISSN: 1042-7260.

            NAL call no: SF601.J6

            Descriptors: biochemistry, blood chemistry, blood, plasma, normal values.

 

Some haematological values during normal pregnancy in the Sri Lankan elephant (Elephas maximus maximus). Ratnasooriya, W.D.; Caldera, H.S.; Premakumara, G.A.S.; Liyanage, G.K.; Manatunga, A.M.V.R.; Fernando, S.B.U. Medical Science Research, 1993, v. 21 (4), p. 153-156. ISSN: 0269-8951.

            Descriptors: blood, lymphatics, cardiovascular system, development.

 

Arterial blood pressure and blood gas values in normal standing and laterally recumbent African (Loxodonta africana) and Asian (Elephas maximus) elephants. Honeyman, V.L.; Pettifer, G.R.; Dyson, D.H. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine, Jun.1992, v. 23 (2), p. 205-210. ref. ISSN: 1042-7260.

            NAL call no: SF601.J6

            Descriptors: oxygen, carbon dioxide, normal values. Blood pressure, elephants.

 

Clinico-haematological observations in Indian elephant (Elephas maximus indicus). Yathiraj, S.; Choudhuri, P.C.; Rao, D.S.T.; Reddy, P.K. Indian Veterinary Journal, Nov. 1992, v. 69 (11), p. 995-997. ref. ISSN: 0019-6479.

            NAL call no: 41.8 IN2

            Descriptors: normal values, heart rate, leukocytes, erythrocytes, haematology.

 

Normal values for certain serum enzymes of clinical value in Indian elephants. Sreekumar, K.P.; Nirmalan, G. Veterinary Research Communications, 1992, v. 16 (6), p. 411-414. ref. ISSN: 0165-7380.

            NAL call no: SF601.V38

            Descriptors: blood chemistry, elephants, normal values.

 

Haemoglobin polymorphism in Asian elephant, Elephas maximus, with special reference to elephant population in South India. Datye, H.S.; Bhagawat, A,M.; Krishnamurthy, V. Journal of the Bombay Natural Historical Society, 1991, v. 88 (1), p. 17-19. ISSN: 0006-6982.

            NAL call no: 513 B63

            Descriptors: biochemical variation, haemoglobin polymorphism, homozygosity.

 

Certain physical characteristics of the blood of Indian elephants (Elephas maximus indicus). Sreekumar, K.P.; Nirmalan, G. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 1990, v. 60 (9), p. 1061-1064. ref. ISSN: 0367-8318.

            NAL call no: 41.8 IN22

            Descriptors: viscosity, PH, blood chemistry, haematology, elephants.

 

The fatty acid composition of plasma lipids in the Indian elephant, Elephas maximus indicus. Sreekumar, K.P.; Nirmalan, G. Veterinary Research Communications, 1990, v. 14 (6), p. 427-431. ISSN: 0165-7380.

            NAL call no: SF601.V38

            Descriptors: diet, triglycerides, phospholipids, cholesterol, chromatography.

 

Haematological values for adult Asian elephants (Elephas maximus maximus) at the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, Sri Lanka. Ratnasooriya, W.D.; Fernando, S.B.U.; Manatunga, A.M.V.E.; Caldera, H.S.; Liyanage, G.K.; Premakumara, G.A.S. Medical Science Research, 1990, v. 18 (22), p. 899-902. ref. ISSN: 0269-8951.

            Descriptors: normal values, haematology, elephants.

 

Kinetic parameters of lactate dehydrogenase in the Indian elephant. George, S.; Nirmalan, G. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 1990, v. 60 (1), p. 25-27. ISSN: 0367-8318.

            NAL call no: 41.8 IN22

            Descriptors: plasma, erythrocyte, hemolysate, general biology, body fluids,

 

Longitudinal study of haematological and biochemical constituents in blood of the Asian elephant (Elephas maximus). Niemuller, C.; Gentry, P.A.; Liptrap, R.M. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology A: Comparative Physiology, 1990, v. 96 (1), p. 131-134. ref. ISSN: 0300-9629.

            NAL call no: QP1.C6

            Descriptors: blood composition, testosterone, transferases, creatinine.

 

Mineral status in the blood of Indian elephants. Sreekumar, K.P.; Nirmalan, G. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 1989, v. 59 (10), p. 1253-1258. ref. ISSN: 0367-8318.

            NAL call no: 41.8 IN22

            Descriptors: electrolytes, iron, copper, zinc, calcium, sodium, blood chemistry.

 

Platelet aggregation in the Asian elephant is not dependent on thromboxane B2 production. Gentry, P.A.; Niemuller C.; Ross, M.L.; Liptrap, R.M. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology A: Comparative Physiology, 1989, v. 94 (1), p. 47-51. ref. ISSN: 0300-9629.

            NAL call no: QP1.C6

            Descriptors: haematology, platelets, elephants.

 

Serum proteins in Indian elephants. Sreekumaran, K.P.; Nirmalan, G. Kerala Journal of Veterinary Science, 1989, v. 20 (2), p. 88-93. ref. ISSN: 0374-8744.

            NAL call no: SF601.K42

            Descriptors: serum proteins, Indian elephants.

 

Haematological and blood biochemical studies in female domesticated Indian elephants (Elephas maximus L.). Gromadzka, Ostrowska J.; Jakubow, K.; Zalewska, B.; Krzywicki, Z. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology A: Comparative Physiology, 1988, v. 89 (3), p. 313-315. ref. ISSN: 0300-9629.

            NAL call no: QP1.C6

            Descriptors: blood picture, blood composition, normal values, blood chemistry.

 

Studies on haemoglobin and albumin polymorphism in Indian elephants (Elephas maximus indicus). Sreekumar, K.P.; Nirmalan, G. Kerala Journal of Veterinary Science, 1987, v. 18 (2), p. 69-72. ISSN: 0374-8774.

            NAL call no: SF604.K42

            Descriptors: blood and serum proteins, haemoglobin, albumin, Elephas maximus.

 

Plasma concentrations of oxytetracycline in elephants following intravenous and intramuscular administration of Terramycin/LA injectable solution. Limpoka, M.; Chai, Anan P. Sirivejpandu, S.; Kanchanomai, R.; Rattnanmonthianchai, S.; Puangkum, P. Acta Veterinaria Brno, 1987, publ. 1988, v. 56 (1-2), p. 173-179. ref. ISSN: 0001-7213.

            NAL call no: SF604.B7

            Descriptors: antibiotics, pharmacokinetics, oxytetracycline, elephants.

 

Hematological studies of Asiatic elephants in various parts of Thailand. Ayus, Pichaicharnarong; Narongsak, Chaiyabutr; Prapa, Loypetjra. Thai Journal of Veterinary Medicine, Sept. 1985, v. 15 (3), p. 197-213. ref. ISSN: 0125-6491.

            Language: Thai.

            NAL call no: SF604.T3

            Descriptors: blood, blood coagulation, haemoglobin, anatomy, body fluids.

 

Hemoglobins, XLVIII: the primary structure of hemoglobin of the Indian elephant (Elephas maximus, Proboscidea): beta 2=Asn. Braunitzer, G.; Jelkmann, W.; Stangl, A.; Schrank, B.; Krombach, C. Hoppe Seyler’ S. Z. Physiol. Chem. 1982, v. 363 (7), p. 683-691.

            Language: German.

            NAL call no: 384 Z38

            Descriptors: hemoglobin, amino acid sequence, oxygen.

 

Demonstration of alpha naphthyl acid esterase activity in the leucocytes of the peripheral blood smear of Indian elephants. Rajan, A.; Reddi, M.V. Indian Veterinary Journal, Dec. 1981, v. 58 (12), p. 932-933. ISSN: 0019-6479.

            NAL call no: 41.8 IN2

            Descriptors: animal physiology, biochemistry, animal structure.

 

Demonstration of T lymphocyte distribution in the peripheral blood of Indian elephant (Elephas maximus) using acid Alpha Naphthyl Acetate Esterase activity as a T cells marker. Rajan, A.; Vikram-Reddy, M.; Sulochana, S.; Valsala, K.V. African Journal of Clinical and Experimental Immunology, 1981, v. 2 (4), p. 357-362.

            Descriptors: lymphocytes T, peripheral blood, markers, Elephas maximus.

 

Elephant blood haematology and chemistry. Brown, I.R.F.; White, P.T. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology B: Comparative Biochemistry, 1980, v. 65 (1), p. 1-12. ISSN: 0305-0491.

            NAL call no: QP501.C6

            Descriptors: blood, haematology and chemistry, review.

 

A note on agar gel electrophoresis of sera of Indian elephants. Moses, J.S.; Gopalakrishnan, A.V. Cheiron, 1979, v. 8 (2), p. 145-148. ISSN: 0379-542X.

            NAL call no: SF604.C56

            Descriptors: blood and serum proteins, serum proteins, electrophoresis.

 

Electrophoretic pattern of the haemoglobin in Indian elephants. Rangachar, T.R.S.; Narendranath, R.; Hegde, V.R. Mysore Journal of Agriculture Science, 1970, v. 4 (1), p. 120-122.

            NAL call no: S19.M9

            Descriptors: haemoglobin, electrophoretic pattern, Elephas maximus.

 


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