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Leishmaniasis is considered a parasitic disease that still causes serious consequences for mankind, because it presents a high mortality rate worldwide. Considered multi-hosts, the parasites of the genus Leishmania are able of infecting a wide variety of animal species. The dog was considered the...

Author(s)
Paixão-Marques, M. dos S.; Alves-Martin, M. F.; Guiraldi, L. M.; Santos, W. J. dos; Lemos, F. A. de; Sánchez, G. P.; Richini-Pereira, V. B.; Lucheis, S. B.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Parasitology, 2019, 146, 7, pp 911-913
Abstract

The aim of this study was to evaluate the seroprevalence of Neospora caninum in dairy cows, as well as to verify the risk factors for N. caninum infection and inflammatory response in dairy cows. Using the indirect immunofluorescence reaction, the seroprevalence of neosporosis was determined to be...

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Appelt, M. A.; Silva, A. S. da; Cazarotto, C. J.; Machado, G.; Rodrigues, R. S.; Norbury, L. J.; Baldissera, M. D.; Alba, D. F.; Gris, A.; Mendes, R. E.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Comparative Immunology, Microbiology & Infectious Diseases, 2019, 66, pp 101330
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This study investigated the exposure of jaguar populations and domestic animals to smooth Brucella, Leptospira spp. and Toxoplasma gondii in the Cerrado, Pantanal and Amazon biomes of Brazil. Between February 2000 and January 2010, serum samples from 31 jaguars (Panthera onca), 1,245 cattle (Bos...

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Furtado, M. M.; Gennari, S. M.; Ikuta, C. Y.; Jácomo, A. T. de A.; Morais, Z. M. de; Pena, H. F. de J.; Porfírio, G. E. de O.; Silveira, L.; Sollmann, R.; Souza, G. O. de; Tôrres, N. M.; Ferreira Neto, J. S.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2015, 10, 11, pp e0143816
Abstract

Rabies is a viral zoonosis that affects the central nervous system, acute and often fatal outcome. Through notifications sent to the SES-MT (Secretary of State of Mato Grosso Health), it was carried out a mapping of positive cases of rabies in different species that occurred in the period from 2002 ...

Author(s)
Silva, G. C. P. da; Santos, R. F. dos; Rocha, S. M.; Reis, V. G. L.; Santos, G. R.; Godoy, H. P. de; Mathias, L. A.; Nociti, D. L. P.
Publisher
Faculdade de Veterinaria, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Niterói, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Ciência Veterinária, 2017, 24, 3, pp 151-156
Abstract

This study aimed at imputing non(un)-genotyped sires using a stepwise imputation approach that combines identity by descent (IBD) detection methods with other imputation algorithms. We also studied the effect of using actual or imputed genotypes of non-genotyped sires in estimating genomic...

Author(s)
Boison, S. A.; Neves, H. H. R.; O'Brien, A. M. P.; Utsunomiya, Y. T.; Carvalheiro, R.; Silva, M. V. G. B. da; Sölkner, J.; Garcia, J. F.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Livestock Science, 2014, 166, pp 176-189
Abstract

This study evaluates the impact of cattle-raising on ticks associated with wildlife in the Pantanal region of Brazil, by trapping free-living ticks using a CO2 tick trap. The traps were equally distributed in two areas: a 600-ha protected area (PA) and the Nhumirim Ranch (NR). Both areas are...

Author(s)
Cançado, P. H. D.; Piranda, E. M.; Mourão, G. M.; Faccini, J. L. H.
Publisher
Springer-Verlag GmbH, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2008, 103, 2, pp 371-377
Abstract

In order to determine the prevalence of anti-Toxoplasma gondii antibodies, 2000 serum samples from female dairy cattle belonging to 50 farms in the southwest of Mato Grosso state were analyzed by the indirect fluorescent antibody test (IFAT ≥64). Serum samples from 61 dogs (IFAT ≥40) and 116 humans ...

Author(s)
Santos, T. R.; Costa, A. J.; Toniollo, G. H.; Luvizotto, M. C. R.; Benetti, A. H.; Santos, R. R.; Matta, D. H.; Lopes, W. D. Z.; Oliveira, J. A.; Oliveira, G. P.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2009, 161, 3/4, pp 324-326
Abstract

Hammondia heydorni is a cyst forming coccidia closely related to other apicomplexans, such as Toxoplasma gondii, Neospora caninum and Hammondia hammondi with a two-host life cycle. Dogs and other canids as red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) and coyotes (Canis latrans) may serve as definitive hosts for H....

Author(s)
Soares, R. M.; Cortez, L. R. P. B.; Gennari, S. M.; Sercundes, M. K.; Keid, L. B.; Pena, H. F. J.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2009, 162, 1/2, pp 46-50
Abstract

The prevalence of Trypanosoma evansi infections in horses - as well as the prevalence of T. evansi infections in cattle, dogs and free-ranging capybaras (Hydrochaeris hydrochaeris) was investigated in Pantanal de Poconé (Mato Grosso, Brazil). Infection was detected in 0.3, 8.6 and 8.0% of the...

Author(s)
Franke, C. R.; Greiner, M.; Mehlitz, D.
Citation
Acta Tropica, 1994, 58, 2, pp 159-169
Abstract

The geographic distribution of helminths, arthropods and protozoa of domesticated animals in the State of Bahia, Brazil, reported during the period 1954-1989, is reviewed. Parasites are listed under hosts (dogs, cats, goats, cattle, sheep, buffaloes, horses, donkeys, mules, pigs, chickens), with...

Author(s)
Ornelas de Almeida, M. A.; Silva, A.; Jesus, N. M. de; Albuquerque, S. de F. T. de
Citation
Arquivos da Escola de Medicina Veterinária da Universidade Federal da Bahia, 1990, 13, 1, pp 42-88

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