Abstracts

Barba-Vidal E., Martín-Orúe S.M., Castillejos L. Review: Are we using probiotics correctly in post-weaning piglets?. Animal  3: 1-10.

L. Blavi, J.F. Perez, C. Villodre, P. López, S.M. Martín-Orúe, V. Motta, D. Luise, P. Trevisi, and D. Solà-Oriol. Effects of limestone inclusion on growth performance, intestinal microbiota, and the jejunal transcriptomic profile when fed to weaning pigs. Animal Feed Science and Technology 242, 8-20

Borges, D.S., Agostini, P.S., Pierozan, C.R., Dias, C.P., Callegari, M.A., Novais, A.K., Santos, R K.S., Pereira Junior, M., Alves, J.B., Gasa, J. and C.A. Silva. “Caracterização dos fatores de produção e uso de modelos matemáticos para estimar sua influência sobre o consumo diário de ração e a conversão alimentar de suínos nas fases de crescimento e terminação” [Characterization of production factors and use of mathematical models to estimate their influence on daily feed intake and feed conversion ratio of grow-finishing pigs]. Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia., v.70, n.1, p.263-271.

S. Calsamiglia, S. Astiz, J. Baucells, L. Castillejos. A stochastic dynamic model of a dairy farm to evaluate the technical and economic performance under different scenarios. Journal of  Diary Science. Volume 101, Issue 8, August 2018, Pages 7517-7530;

Canozzi M E A, Mederos A, Turner S, Manteca X, McManus C, Menegassi S R O and Barcellos J O J. Dehorning and welfare indicators in beef cattle – A meta-analysis.  Animal Production Science.

Fabà, L., Gasa, J.,  Tokach, M.D.,  Varella, E. and D. Solà-Oriol. Effects of supplementing organic microminerals and methionine during the rearing phase of replacement gilts on lameness, growth, and body compositionJournal of Animal Science, 96, 3274–3287.

Galán, E., Llonch, P., Villagrá, A., Levit, H., Pinto, S., & del Prado, A. A systematic review of non-productivity-related animal-based indicators of heat stress resilience in dairy cattle. PloS one, 13 (11), e0206520 Domestic

M. Hamdi, D. Solà-Oriol, R. Franco, S. Durosoy, A. Romeo, J.F. Perez. Including copper sulphate or dicopper oxide in the diet of broiler chickens affects performance and copper content in the liver. Animal Feed Science and Technology 237, 89-97

M. Hamdi, J.F. Perez, M-P Létourneau-Montminy, R. Franco-Rosselló, R. Aligue, and D. Solà-Oriol. The effects of microbial phytases and dietary calcium and phosphorus levels on the productive performance and bone mineralization of broilers. Animal Feed Science and Technology 243, 41-51.

Lopez-Suarez M., Armengol E., Calsamiglia S., Castillejos L. Using Decision Trees to Extract Patterns for Dairy Culling Management. In: Iliadis L., Maglogiannis I., Plagianakos V. (eds) Artificial Intelligence Applications and Innovations. AIAI 2018. IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology, vol 519. Springer, Cham

M. López-Suárez, E. Armengol, S. Calsamiglia, L. Castillejos. Extraction of Patterns to Support Dairy Culling Management. MDAI 2018, Modeling Decisions for Artificial Intelligence, pp 131-142

López-Vergé, S., Gasa,J., Farré,M., Bonet,J., Coma,J and D.Solà-Oriol. Potential risk factors related to pig body weight variability from birth to slaughter in commercial conditions. Translation Animal Science.

López-Vergé, S., Gasa, J., Temple. D., Bonet, J., Coma, J and D. Solà-Oriol. Strategies to improve the growth and homogeneity of growing-finishing pigs:feeder space and feeding management. Porcine Health Management 4:14 (9pp)

Llonch P, Mainau E, Ipharraguerre I, Bargo F, Tedó G, Blanch M and Manteca X. Chicken or the egg: the reciprocal association between feeding behavior and animal welfare and their impact on productivity in dairy cows. Frontiers in Veterinary Science.

Madruga A., González L.A., Mainau E., Ruíz de la Torre J.L., Rodriguez-Prado M.,  Manteca X., Ferret A.. Effect of increasing the level of alfalfa hay in finishing beef heifer diets on intake, sorting and feeding behavior. Journal of Animal Science 96:1-10

D. Melo-Duran, G. Gonzalez-Ortiz, D. Sola-Oriol,M. Martinez-Mora, J.F. Perez, M.R. Bedford. Relationship between peptide YY, cholecystokinin and fermentation products in fasted, re-fed and ad libitum fed broiler chickens. Animal Feed Science and Technology 247

Moya, D., A.Ferret, M. Blanch, M.C. Fuentes, J.I. Fandiño, and S. Calsamiglia. Effects of live yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae) and type of cereal on rumen microbial fermentation in a dual flow continuous culture fermentation system. Journal of Animal Physiology and Animal Nutrition 102:1488-1496.

Oliván M, González J, Bassols A, Díaz F, Carreras R, Mainau E, Arroyo L, Peña R, Potes Y, Coto-Montes A, Hollung K, Velarde A. Effect of sex and RYR1 gene mutation on the muscle proteomic profil·le and main physiological biomarkers in pigs at slaughter. Meat Science 141:81-90.

Rodriguez-Sanchez R, Tres A, Sala R, Guardiola F, Barroeta AC. Evolution of lipid classes and fatty acid digestibility along the gastrointestinal tract of broiler chickens fed different fat sources at different ages. Poultry Science, Volume 98, Issue 3, March 2019, Pages 1341–1353

Roll, A.P., E. Vilarrasa, A. Tres and A. C. Barroeta. The different molecular structure and glycerol-to-fatty acid ratio  of palm oils affect their nutritive value in broiler chicken diets. Animal: an international journal of animal bioscience.

Salas M, Manteca X, Abáigar T, Delclaux M, Enseñat C, Martínez-Nevado E, Quevedo M A, Fernández-Bellón H. Using farm animal welfare protocols as a basis to assess the welfare of wild animals in captivity-Case study: Dorcas gazelles (Gazella dorcas). Animals 111

Salazar L C,  Ko H-L, Yang Ch-Hsuan, Llonch L, Manteca X, Camerlink I and Llonch P. Early socialisation as a strategy to increase piglets’ social skills in intensive farming conditions.  Applied Animal Behaviour Science 206. 25-35.

Siurana A., Ferret A., Rodríguez M., Vlaeminck B., Fievez V., Calsamiglia S.. Strategies to modify the ruminal biohydrogenation of polyunsaturated fatty acids and the production of trans-10, cis-12 C18:2 in vitro. Animal Feed Science and Technology 235:158-165

Talló-Parra O, Carbajal A, Monclús L, Manteca X and Lopez-Béjar M. Hair cortisol and progesterone detection in dairy cattle: interrelation with physiological status and milk production. Domestic Animal Endocrinology 64: 1-8.

Yang, C. H., Ko, H. L., Salazar, L. C., Llonch, L., Manteca, X., Camerlink, I., & Llonch, P.. Pre-weaning environmental enrichment increases piglets’ object play behaviour on a large scale commercial pig farm.  Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 202, 7-12.

Zhu, Y., Gonzalez-Ortiz, G., Sola-Oriol, D., Lopez-Colom, P., Martín-Orúe, S.M. Screening of the ability of natural feed ingredients commonly used in pig diets to interfere with the attachment of ETEC K88 (F4) to intestinal epithelial cells. Animal Feed Science and Technology  242: 111-119.

Zhu, Y., González-Ortiz, G., Jiménez-Díaz, R., Pérez-Trujillo, M., Parella, T., López-Colom, P., Martín-Orúe, S.M. Exopolysaccharides from olive brines could reduce the adhesion of ETEC K88 to intestinal epithelial cells. Food  and Function 9: 3884-3894.

D’Ambrosio, U., M. Vila, F. Adrià, L. Bayés-García, S. Calsamiglia, P. Castells, O. Castro, T. Garnatje, J. Gosálbez, J. Jofre, A. Mariné, L. Reig, M. Rubiralta, E Xatruch, J.Vallès. Classification of Unelaborated Culinary Products: Scientific and Culinary Approaches Meet Face to Face. Food, Culture & Society, 20: 525-553.

Barba-Vidal E, Castillejos L, López-Colom P, Rivero Urgell M, Moreno Muñoz JA, Martín-Orúe SM. Evaluation of the Probiotic Strain Bifidobacterium longum subsp. Infantis CECT 7210 Capacities to Improve Health Status and Fight Digestive Pathogens in a Piglet Model. Frontiers in Microbiology. 2017 Apr 11;8:533. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.00533. eCollection 2017

Barba-Vidal E,  Roll VFB, Castillejos L, Guerra-Ordaz AA, Manteca X,  Mallo JJ, Martín-Orúe SM. Response to a Salmonella Typhimurium challenge in piglets supplemented with protected sodium butyrate or Bacillus licheniformis: effects on performance, intestinal health and behavior. Translation Animal Science. 2017.1:186–200. doi:10.2527/tas2017.0021

Barba-Vidal E, Castillejos L, Roll VFB, Cifuentes-Orjuela G, Moreno Muñoz JA, Martín-Orúe SM. The Probiotic Combination of Bifidobacterium longum subsp. infantis CECT 7210 and Bifidobacterium animalis subsp. lactis BPL6 Reduces Pathogen Loads and Improves Gut Health of Weaned Piglets Orally Challenged with Salmonella Typhimurium. Frontiers in Microbiology. 2017 Aug 15;8:1570. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.01570. eCollection 2017.

Barba-Vidal, E, Buttow Roll VF, García Manzanilla, E., Torrente, C., Moreno Muñoz, J:, Pérez, J.F., Martín-Orúe, S:M. Blood parameters as biomarkers in a Salmonella spp. disease model of weaning piglets. Plos One 2017 Oct 26;12(10):e0186781. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0186781.

Blavi, L, D. Solà-Oriol, J.F. Pérez, H. Stein. Effects of zinc oxide and microbial phytase on digestibility of calcium and phosphorus in maize-based diets fed to growing pigs. Journal of Animal Science 95(2):847-854

Đuro Vukmirović,Radmilo Čolović, Slađana Rakita, Tea Brlek,  Olivera Đuragić and David Solà-Oriol. Importance of feed structure (particle size) and feed form (mash vs. pellets) in pig nutrition – A review. Animal Feed Science and Technology, Volume 233, Pages 133-144

Gonzalez-Ortiz, G., D. Sola-Oriol, M. Martinez-Mora, J.F. Pérez, and M. R. Bedford. Response of broiler chickens fed wheat-based diets to xylanase supplementation. Poultry Science. Apr 18. doi: 10.3382/ps/pex092

Hamdi, M., Solà-Oriol,D., Franco-Rosselló,R., Aligué-Alemany, R and J.F. Pérez. Comparison of how different feed phosphates affect performance, bone mineralization and phosphorus retention in broilers. Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research. 15(3): e0605  doi.org/10.5424/sjar/2017153-11149

Madruga A., Mainau E., González L.A., Rodríguez-Prado M., Ruíz de la Torre J.L., Manteca X., Ferret A. Technical note: Recording rules for behavioral studies in growing heifers fed high-concentrate diets. Journal of Animal Science  95: 2339-2344

Madruga A., Mainau E., González L.A., Rodríguez-Prado M., Ruíz de la Torre J.L., Manteca X., Ferret A. Effect of forage source included in total mixed ration on intake, sorting and feeding behavior of growing heifers fed high-concentrate diets. Journal of Animal Science  95: 3322-3330

Pérez, J.F. and E. Roura. Modulation of feed intake in pigs and chickens: Preface. Animal Feed Science and Technology.  233: 1–2

Sol, C, Castillejos, L., López-Vergé, S. and J. Gasa. Prediction of the digestibility and energy contents of nonconventional by-products for pigs from their chemical composition and in vitro digestibility. Animal Feed Science and Technology 234, 237–243.

Solà-Oriol, D., Gasa, J. Feeding strategies in pig production: Sows and their piglets. Animal Feed Science and Technology, Volume 233, Pages 34-52

Trevisi, P and J.F. Pérez. Diets and Pig Gut Health: Preface. Animal Feed Science and Technology. 233: 90–91

Trullàs, C., Fontanillas, R., Tres, A., Sala, R. Fatty acid digestibility in gilthead sea bream fed diets containing native, re-esterified or acid vegetable oils. Aquaculture Nutrition, (2017) 23 (3): 537-547 . http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/anu.12421/epdf

Trullàs, C., Tres, A., Saldo, J., Fontanillas, R., Sala R. Quality characteristics of fillets of rainbow trout fed acid or re-esterified rapeseed oils as dietary fat sources. Aquaculture (2017) 480: 22–31. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aquaculture.2017.07.040

Monreal-Pawlowsky T, Marco-Cabedo V, Palencia Membrive G, Sanjosé J, Fuentes O, Jiménez E and Manteca X.  Environmental enrichment facilitates release and survival of an injured loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta) after ten years in captivity. Journal of Zoo and Aquarium Research 5:182-186.

Talló-Parra O, Albanell E, Carbajal A, Monclús L, Manteca X and López-Béjar M. Prediction of cortisol and progesterone concentration in cow hair using near-infrared reflectance spectroscopy (NIRS). Applied Spectroscopy 7: 1954-1961.

Canozzi MEA, Mederos A, Manteca X, Turner S, McManus C, Zago D and Barcellos JOJ. A meta-analysis of cortisol concentration, vocalization, and average daily gain associated with castration in beef cattle. Research in Veterinary Science 114: 430-443.

Talló-Parra O, López-Béjar M, Carbajal A, Monclús L, Manteca X and Devant M. Acute. ACTH-induced elevations of circulating cortisol do not affect hair cortisol concentrations in calves. General and Comparative Endocrinology 240: 138-142.

R. Carreras, L. Arroyo, E. Mainau, D. Valent, A. Bassols, A. Dalmau, L. Faucitano, X. Manteca, A. Velarde. Can the way pigs are handled alter behavioural and physiological measures of affective state?. Behavioural Processes, 142, 91-98

A. Dalmau, E. Mainau, A. Velarde. Reliability of fear assessment in growing pigs exposed to a novel object test in commercial conditions. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science, 20, 280-288.

D. Valent, L. Arroyo, R. Peña, K. Yu, R. Carreras, E. Mainau, A. Velarde, A. Bassols. Effects on pig immunophysiology, PBMC proteome and brain neurotransmitters caused by group mixing stress and human-animal relationship. PLoS ONE 12(5): e0176928.  doi.org/10.1371/journal. pone.0176928

D. Temple, D. Escribano, M. Jiménez, E. Mainau, J.J. Cerón, X. Manteca. Effect of the needle-free “intra dermal application of líquids” vaccination on the welfare of pregnant sows. Porcine Health Management 3, 9-15

A. Madruga, E. Mainau, L.A. González, M. Rodríguez-Prado, J.L. Ruiz de la Torre, X. Manteca, A. Ferret. Effect of forage source included in total mixed ration on intake, sorting and feeding behavior of growing heifers fed high-concentrate diets. Journal of Animal Science, 95, 3322-3330.

A. Madruga, E. Mainau, L.A. González, M. Rodríguez-Prado, J.L. Ruiz de la Torre, X. Manteca, A. Ferret. Technical note: Recording rules for behavioral studies in growing heifers fed high-concentrate diets. Journal of Animal Science, 95, 2339-2344

E. Mainau, D. Temple, X. Manteca. Experimentelle Studie zur Wirkung der oralen Therapie mit Meloxicam bei Sauen zu Jungtiersterblichkeit, Wachstum und Immunoglobulin G-Transfer an Ferkel. Tierärztliche Umschau, 72: 424.

Amat M, Camps T, and Manteca X. 2016. Stress in owned cats: behavioural changes and welfare implications. Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery 18, 577-586.

Amat M, Camps T, García-Morato C and Manteca X. 2016. Handling aggressive dogs. Clinicians’ Brief.

Arroyo L, Carreras R, Valent D, Peña R, Mainau E, Velarde A, Sabrià J, and Bassols A. 2016. Effect of handling on neurotransmitter profile in pig brain according to fear related behavior. Physiology and Behaviour 167, 374-381.

Blavi, L., D. Solà-Oriol, J.J Mallo, and J.F. Pérez. 2016. Anethol, cinnamaldehyde, and eugenol inclusion in feed affects postweaning performance and feeding behavior of piglets. Journal of Animal Science 94, 5262-5271.

Blavi, L., D. Solà-Oriol, F.J. Crespo, M. del Mar Serra, and J. F. Pérez. 2016.The effects of including increasing doses of stevia and neohesperidine dihydrochalcone on feed preference in young piglets. Journal of Animal Science, 94:138-141.

Camps T, Amat M and Manteca X. 2016. Medical conditions and behavioral problems in dogs and cats. An article review.Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical

Carreras R, Mainau E, Arroyo L, Moles X, González J, Bassols A, Dalmau A, Faucitano L, Manteca X, and Velarde A. 2016. Housing conditions do not alter cognitive bias but affect serumcortisol, qualitative behaviour assessment and wounds on the carcassin pigs. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 185, 39-44.

Carreras R, Arroyo L, Mainau E, Peña R, Bassols A, Dalmau A, Faucitano L, Manteca X, and Velarde A. 2016. Effect of gender and halothane genotype on cognitive bias and its relationship with fear in pigs. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 177, 12-18.

Casal N, Manteca X, Escribano D, Cerón JJ, and Fàbrega E. 2016. Effect of environmental enrichment and herbal compound supplementation on physiological stress indicators (chromogranin A, cortisol and tumour necrosis factor-α) in growing pigs. Animal 11, 1228-1236.

Dalmau A, Pallisera J, Pedernera C, Muñoz I, Carreras R, Casal N, Mainau E, Rodriguez P, and Velarde A. 2016. Use of high concentrations of carbon dioxide for stunning rabbits reared for meat production. World Rabbit Science 24, 25-37.

De Briyne N, Berg C, Blaha T, and Temple D. 2016. Pig castration: will the EU manage to ban pig castration by 2018? Porcine Health Management 2: 29-40.

Figueroa, J., D. Solà-Oriol, S. Guzman, E. Borda, C. Chetrit, and  J.F. Pérez. 2016. The use of porcine digestible peptides and their continuity effect in nursery pigs. Journal of Animal Science 94, 1531-1540.

Foskolos A., Cavini S., Ferret A., and Calsamiglia S. 2016. Effects of essential oils compounds addition on ryegrass silage protein degradation. Canadian Journal of Animal Science 96:100-103.

Gonzalez-Ortiz, G; Sola-Oriol, D; Cerda-Cuellar, M; Castello, A; Castillo, M; and Martin-Orue, SM 2016. Study of the ability of Bacillus toyonensis to interfere with the quorum-sensing systems of enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli K88 in the pig gut. Journal of Animal Science, 94: 70-74.

Le Brech S, Amat M, Camps T, Temple D, and Manteca X. 2016. Canine aggression toward family members in Spain: clinical presentation and related factors. Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research.12, 36-41.

Mainau E, Temple D; and Manteca X. 2016. Experimental study on the effect of oral meloxicam administration in sows on pre-weaning mortality and growth and immunoglobulin G transfer to piglets. Preventive Veterinary Medicine 126, 48-53.

Manteca X, Amat M, Salas M, and Temple D. 2016. Animal-based indicators to assess welfare in zoo animals. CAB Reviews Perpectives in Agriculture Veterinary Science Nutrition and Natural Resources 11, doi: 10.1079/PAVSNNR201611010.

Martinez Macipe M, Rodríguez P, Izquierdo M, Gispert M, Manteca X, Mainau E, Hernández FI, Claret A, Guerrero L; and Dalmau A. 2016. Comparison of meat quality parameters in surgical castrated versus vaccinated against gonadotrophin-releasing factor male and female Iberian pigs reared in free-ranging conditions. Meat Science 111, 116-121.

Martínez-Miró S, Tecles F, Ramon M, Escribano D, Hernández F, Madrid F, Orengo J, Martínez-Subiela S, Manteca X, and Ceron JJ. 2016. Causes, consequences and biomarkers of stress in swine: an Update. BMC Veterinary Research, doi: 10.1186/s12917-016-0791-8.

Pieper, C. Villodre Tudela, M. Taciak, J. Bindelle, J.F. Pérez, and Zentek. 2016. Health relevance of intestinal protein fermentation in young pigs. Animal Health Research Reviews.

Pierozan, C.R., Agostini, P.S., Gasa, J., Novais, A.K., Dias, C.P., Santos, R.K.S., Pereira Jr, M., Nagi, J.G., Alves, J.B. and C. A. da Silva. 2016. Factors affecting the daily feed intake and feed conversion ratio of pigs in grow-finishing units. Porcine Health Management, 2:7. Open Access (8pp).

Pinillos RG, Appleby MC, Manteca X, Scott-Park F, Smith C, and Velarde A. 2016. One welfare – a platform for improving human and animal welfare. Veterinary Record 22, 412-413.

Rodríguez P, Dalmau A, Manteca X, Litvan H, Jensen EW, and Velarde A. 2016. Assessment of aversion and unconciousness during exposure to CO2 at high concentration in lambs. Animal Welfare 25, 73-82.

Salas M, Temple D, Abáigar T, Cuadrado M, Delclaux M, Enseñat C, Almagro V, Martínez-Nevado E, Quevedo M A, Carbajal A, Talló-Parra O, Sabés-Alsina M, Amat M, López-Béjar M, Fernández-Bellón H and Manteca X. 2016. Aggressive behavior and hair cortisol levels in captive dorcas gazelles (Gazella dorcas) as animal-based welfare indicators. Zoo Biology 35, 467-473.

Silva, C.A., Agostini, P.S and J. Gasa. 2016. Influência dos factores de produção em suínos de crecimento. Suínos & Cia: crescimento e terminação, 57, 20-28.

Silva, C.A., Agostini, P.S., Callegari, M.A., Santos, R.K.S., Novais, A.K.,  Pierozan, C.R., Pereira Jr, M., Alves, J.B. and J Gasa. 2016. Fatores que afetam o desempenho de suínos nas fases de crescimento e terminação. Pesquisas Agropecuarias Brasil., 51 (10), 1780-1788.

Siurana, A., and S. Calsamiglia. 2016. A metaanalysis of feeding strategies to increase the content of conjugated linoleic acid (CLA) in dairy cattle milk and the impact on daily human consumption. Animal Feed Science and Technology, 217:13-26.

Sol, C, Castillejos, L. and J. Gasa. 2016. Digestibility of some conventional and non-conventional feedstuff and co-products to be used in liquid feed growing-finishing pigs. Animal Feed Science and Technology 222, 168–179.

Solà-Oriol, D. and J. Gasa. 2016. Feeding strategies in pig production: sows and their piglets. Animal Feed Science Technology.

Temple D, Barthélémy H, Mainau E, Cozzi A, Amat M, Canozzi ME, Pageat P, and Manteca X. 2016. Preliminary findings on the effect of the pig appeasing pheromone in a slow releasing block on the welfare of pigs at weaning. Porcine Health Management 2, 13-15.

Vidal E, Grau-Roma L, Tolosa E, Espinar S, Pérez de Val B, Nofrarías M, Alba A, Allepuz A, López-Soria S, Martínez J, Abarca L, Castellà J, Manteca X, Casanova MI, Isidoro-Ayza M, Galindo-Cardiel I, Soto S, Dolz R, Majó N, Ramis T, Segalés J, Mas L, Picart L, Marco A, an d Domingo M. 2016. The Catalan Slaughterhouse Support Network (SESC): An innovative diagnòstic, surveillance and educational tool. Journal of Comparative Pathology 154, 61.

Yerga J, Calzada J, Manteca X, Herrera I, Vargas A and Rivas A. 2016. Lactation and suckling behavior in the Iberian lynx. Zoo Biology 35, 216-221.