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Koret School of Veterinary Medicine,
The Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agricultural, Food & Environment,
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Address: Herzl 229, P.O. Box 12,
Rehovot 76100, Israel

Phone: +972-(0)8-9489021/31;
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Chamisha, Y, Aroch I., Kuzi S, Srugo I., Bdolah-Abram T., Chai O., Christopher MM., Merbl Y., Rothwel K., Shamir MH. (2015) The prognostic value of cerebrospinal fluid characteristics in dogs without deep pain perception due to thoracolumbar disc herniation. Research in Veterinary Science.

Merbl, Y., Sommer,A., Chai.O., Aroch, I., Zimmerman,G., Friedman,A., Doreq,H. and Shamir, H.M. (2014) Tumor necrosis-α and interleukon-6 concentrations in Cerebro-Spinal Fluid of dogs following seizures J Vet Intern Minor Corrections, Corrected and re-submitted.

Barnoon, I., Shamir, H.M., Aroch, I., Bdola-Abram, T., Chai, O., (2014) Evaluation of combined mycophenolate mofetil and prednisone treatment for meningoencephalomyelitis of unknown etiology in dogs: 25 cases (2005-2011). JVet Emerg Critical Care, In press (1.528, 33/143;0)

Saragusty, J., Nadler, R., Shavit-Meyrav, A ., Yamaguchi,N., Bdolah-Abram, T., Gibeon, L., Shamir, H.M. (2014). Comparative Skull Analysis Suggests Species- Specific Captivity-Related Malformation in Lions (Panthera leo). PLOS One, In Press

Chai, O., Sommer, A., Zimmerman, G., Soreq, H., Friedman, A., Bdolah-Abram, T., Aroch, I., and Shamir, H.M. (2013). Acetylcholinesterase activity in the Cerebro-Spinal Fluid of Dogs with Seizures. Vet J,;198:292-4. (2.424;4/143;0)

Shamir, H.M., Rubin, G., Aizenberg, Z., Berkovitz, Z,. Reifen, R., Horowitz, I., Bdolah-Abram, T., and Aroch, I., (2012). Needle biopsy for hepatic vitamin A levels in lions (Panthera Leo). J. Zoo Wildl Med. 43:207-13. (0.427;100/143;0)

Dadon- Nachum, M., Ben- Zur, T., Srugo, I., Shamir, H.M., Melamed. E., Yaffe, D., and Offen, D., (2012). Therapeutic effect of genetically modified muscle progenitor cells in a rat model of sciatic nerve injury. J. Stem Cells & Reg. Med. 8;21-27 (This journal is not included in the ISI list)

Srugo, I., Aroch, I., Christopher, M.M., Chai, O., Goralnik, L., Bdolah-Abram, T., Shamir, H.M. (2011). Association of cerebrospinal fluid analysis findings with clinical signs and outcome in acute non-ambulatory thoracolumbar disc disease in dogs. J Vet Intern Med. ;25:846-55. (1.992;15/145;3)

Roth, J., Shtokman, J., Shamir, H.M., Nissan, M., Shchetinkov, L., Trejo, L.L., Rochkind, S., (2011). Regeneration of the transected rat sciatic nerve after suturing or adhesion with cyanoacrylate glue. J Neurosurg; 114: 245-252. (2.965;24/199;2)

Aroch, I., Keidar, I., Himelstein, A., Schechter, M., Shamir, H.M., Segev, G. (2010). Diagnostic and prognostic value of serum creatine-kinase activity in ill cats: a retrospective study of 601 cases. J Feline Med Surg. ; 12:466-75. (1.681; 21/145;1)

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