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Fasciola hepatica is a helminth parasite that causes huge economic losses to the livestock industry worldwide. Fasciolosis is an emerging foodborne zoonotic disease that affects both humans and grazing animals. This study investigated the associations between climatic/environmental factors (derived ...

Author(s)
Villa-Mancera, A.; Reynoso-Palomar, A.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Journal of Helminthology, 2019, 93, 6, pp 704-710
Abstract

This study investigated exposure to gastrointestinal (GI) nematodes on dairy cattle farms by antibody level determination in bulk tank milk (BTM) samples and its influence on production to detect the risk factors for infection in different climate regions in three states of Mexico. From January to...

Author(s)
Villa-Mancera, A.; Reynoso-Palomar, A.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Microbial Pathogenesis, 2019, 129, pp 50-55
Abstract

Fascioliasis is a plantborne and zoonotic parasitic disease caused by fasciolid liver flukes. Fasciola hepatica is the only fasciolid species described in the Americas. Human fascioliasis endemic areas are mainly located in high altitude areas of the Americas. Given the necessity to characterize F. ...

Author(s)
Valero, M. A.; Bargues, M. D.; Calderón, L.; Artigas, P.; Mas-Coma, S.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Infection, Genetics and Evolution, 2018, 64, pp 231-240
Abstract

Wild and domestic animal cohabitation may result in parasite cross-transmission. Our objective was to identify the presence and seasonal shedding of gastrointestinal parasites in mule deer (Odocoileus hemionus) and cattle (Bos taurus) on the Mapimí Biosphere Reserve, Durango, Mexico. We collected...

Author(s)
Cossío-Bayúgar, A.; Romero, E.; Gallina, S.; Suzán, G.; Ibáñez-Bernal, S.
Publisher
Southwestern Association of Naturalists, Durant, USA
Citation
Southwestern Naturalist, 2015, 60, 2/3, pp 180-185
AbstractFull Text

Gastrointestinal parasitosis impacts livestock production, causing a delay in growth, decrease in milk production, reproduction and poor food conversion. The objective of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of gastrointestinal parasites in bovine and caprine livestock in the locality of...

Author(s)
Figueroa-Antonio, A.; Pineda-Rodríguez, S. A.; Godínez-Jaime, F.; Vargas-Álvarez, D.; Rodríguez-Bataz, E.
Publisher
Colegio de Postgraduados, Texcoco, Mexico
Citation
Agroproductividad, 2018, 11, 6, pp 97-104
Abstract

The prevalence of bovine cysticercosis was established using routine postmortem inspection of 52,322 feedlot cattle slaughtered at 1 Federal Inspection Type abattoir (TIF 301) located in the Mexicali Valley in Baja California, México. The study included 31,393 animals (60.0%) purchased and...

Author(s)
Cueto González, S. A.; Rodríguez Castillo, J. L.; López Valencia, G.; Bermúdez Hurtado, R. M.; Hernández Robles, E. S.; Monge Navarro, F. J.
Publisher
Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., New Rochelle, USA
Citation
Foodborne Pathogens and Disease, 2015, 12, 5, pp 462-465
Abstract

Human cystic echinococcosis (CE) caused by Echinococcus granulosus s.s. is a major public health problem in Iraqi Kurdistan with a reported surgical incidence of 6.3 per 100,000 Arbil inhabitants. A total of 125 Echinococcus isolates retrieved from sheep, goats and cattle were used in this study....

Author(s)
Hassan, Z. I.; Meerkhan, A. A.; Boufana, B.; Hama, A. A.; Ahmed, B. D.; Mero, W. M. S.; Orsten, S.; Interisano, M.; Pozio, E.; Casulli, A.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Acta Tropica, 2017, 172, pp 201-207
Abstract

The reduction of the gastrointestinal nematode (GIN) larvae population in faeces of cattle treated with Duddingtonia flagrans chlamydospores on a farm under an organic production system in Chiapas, Mexico, was assessed. Seventeen Cebu/Swiss crossbreed grazing calves naturally infected with GIN,...

Author(s)
Ortiz Pérez, D. O.; Sánchez Muñoz, B.; Nahed Toral, J.; Orantes Zebadúa, M. Á.; Cruz López, J. L.; Reyes García, M. E.; Mendoza de Gives, P.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Experimental Parasitology, 2017, 175, pp 74-78
Abstract

The objectives of the present study were: (1) to report the percentage of cattle farms with gastrointestinal nematodes (GINs) resistant to levamisole in Veracruz, Mexico, (2) to identify the genera of GINs involved in resistance, and (3) to identify factors associated with these resistances. The...

Author(s)
Becerra-Nava, R.; Alonso-Díaz, M. A.; Fernández-Salas, A.; Quiroz, R. H.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2014, 204, 3/4, pp 285-290
Abstract

Mecistocirrus digitatus is a hematophagous abomasal nematode which causes significant blood and production losses in cattle. The objectives of the present study were to: (1) report the reappearance of M. digitatus in cattle from the Mexican tropics using microscopy, scanning electron microscopy...

Author(s)
Son-de-Fernex, E. von; Alonso-Díaz, M. Á.; Mendoza-de-Gives, P.; Valles-de la Mora, B.; Liébano-Hernández, E.; López-Arellano, M. E.; Aguilar-Marcelino, L.
Publisher
American Society of Parasitologists, Lawrence, USA
Citation
Journal of Parasitology, 2014, 100, 3, pp 296-301

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