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Tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) is the most important tick-transmitted human viral disease in Europe and Asia with up to 10 000 human cases annually. The etiologic agents of TBE are the three subtypes of tick-borne encephalitis virus (TBEV), a member of the genus Flavivirus in the family ...

Author(s)
Dobler, G.
Publisher
CSIRO, Collingwood, Australia
Citation
Microbiology Australia, 2018, 39, 4, pp 191-194
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Rinderpest was one of the most devastating diseases of large ruminants that killed millions of cattle and buffaloes across Asia, Africa and Europe in 20th and earlier centuries. This disease was ultimately globally eradicated in 2011. Rinderpest is the first livestock disease and only second...

Author(s)
Karki, S.; Mahato, S. N.
Publisher
Himalayan College of Agricultural Sciences & Technology, Kathmandu, Nepal
Citation
Nepalese Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2018, 17, pp 62-72
Abstract

The Sichuan takin inhabits the bamboo forests in the Eastern Himalayas and is considered as a national treasure of China with the highest legal protection and conservation status considered as vulnerable according to The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. In this study, fecal samples of 71...

Author(s)
Guan TianPei; Teng, J. L. L.; Yeong KaiYan; You ZhangQiang; Liu Hao; Wong, S. S. Y.; Lau, S. K. P.; Woo, P. C. Y.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Virology, 2018, 521, pp 77-91
Abstract

Taenia saginata is the most common species of tapeworm infecting humans. Infection is acquired by eating cysticercus larvae in undercooked beef. A closely related species, T. asiatica, is found in eastern and southeastern Asia. The larvae of T. asiatica develop in viscera of pigs. In northern...

Author(s)
Konyaev, S. V.; Nakao, M.; Ito, A.; Lavikainen, A.
Publisher
National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
Citation
Emerging Infectious Diseases, 2017, 23, 12, pp 2030-2037
Abstract

Background: Brucellosis is regarded as a major zoonotic infection worldwide. Awareness and knowledge of brucellosis among occupational workers is considered an important aspect of brucellosis control in both humans and animals. The aim of this study was to explore the distributions of the pooled...

Author(s)
Zhang Ning; Zhou Hao; Huang DeSheng; Guan Peng
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2019, 13, 5, pp e0007366
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Global trends in urbanization are increasing the spread of neglected zoonotic infections such as leptospirosis, and reducing the number of human cases of leptospirosis is best accomplished by controlling the infection in the animal reservoir. The aim of this study was to determine the...

Author(s)
Rajala, E. L.; Sattorov, N.; Boqvist, S.; Magnusson, U.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica, 2017, 59, 83, pp (12 December 2017)
Abstract

Opisthorchiasis is a public health problem in South-East Asian countries and Eastern Europe. The infection implicates mainly two species of Opisthorchis, namely O. viverrini and O. felineus, that occur mostly in fish-eating mammals and humans, although there are rare reports of human cases...

Author(s)
Sahu, R.; Biswal, D. K.; Roy, B.; Tandon, V.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Journal of Helminthology, 2016, 90, 5, pp 607-614
Abstract

Within the genus Taenia, three species are human parasites: T. solium, T. saginata and a new uncommon species, T. asiatica, described recently in Asia. T. saginata and T. solium live as adult tapeworms in human intestines, where they cause taeniasis. T. saginata is widely present worldwide, in all...

Author(s)
Bouteille, B.
Publisher
John Libbey Eurotext, Montrouge, France
Citation
Médecine et Santé Tropicales, 2014, 24, 4, pp 367-374
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Giardia duodenalis (syn. Giardia lamblia and Giardia intestinalis) is one of the most important intestinal parasites in humans and mammals worldwide. Six species of Giardia was accepted by most researchers on the basis of the morphology of trophozoites and cysts forms. To date, seven main...

Author(s)
Sorescu, I. D.; Morariu, S.; Colibar, O.; Oprescu, I.; Mederle, N.; Ilie, M. S.; Imre, M.; Dărăbuș, G.
Publisher
Facultatea de Medicină Veterinară, Timișoara, Romania
Citation
Lucrari Stiintifice - Universitatea de Stiinte Agricole a Banatului Timisoara, Medicina Veterinara, 2014, 47, 3, pp 103-111
Abstract

H6N1 avian influenza A viruses, which have spread across North America, Europe and Asia, have been shown to be infectious not only for birds but also for mammals. Because humans lack immunity to H6N1 avian influenza A viruses, the emergence of these viruses in humans would probably cause a...

Author(s)
Cheng KaiHui; Yu ZhiJun; Gao YuWei; Xia XianZhu; He HongBin; Hua YuPing; Chai HongLiang
Publisher
Springer-Wien, Wien, Austria
Citation
Archives of Virology, 2014, 159, 9, pp 2275-2282

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