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Emerging tick-borne diseases (TBDs) are important foci for human and animal health worldwide. However, these diseases are sometimes over looked, especially in countries with limited resources to perform molecular-based surveys. The aim of this study was to detect and characterize spotted fever...

Author(s)
Qiu YongJin; Nakao, R.; Thu, M. J.; Akter, S.; Alam, M. Z.; Kato, S.; Katakura, K.; Sugimoto, C.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2016, 115, 3, pp 949-955
Abstract

The present work aimed to evaluate, through ten different studies, the therapeutic efficacy of a new pour-on formulation, containing 1.5 per cent ivermectin +0.5 per cent abamectin, against parasites of cattle. Results obtained on trials against Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus showed that the...

Author(s)
Silva, H. C.; Prette, N.; Lopes, W. D. Z.; Sakamoto, C. A. M.; Buzzulini, C.; Santos, T. R. dos; Cruz, B. C.; Teixeira, W. F. P.; Felippelli, G.; Carvalho, R. S.; Maciel, W. G.; Soares, V. E.; Costa, A. J. da
Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Record Open, 2015, 2, 1, pp e000072
Abstract

The resistance to infestations by ectoparasites and infections by gastrointestinal nematodes was studied in 45 animals (males and females) of two genetic groups: purebred Nelore (NI, n=28) and Three-Cross (1/2 Angus+1/4 Canchim+1/4 Nelore - TC, n=17). The animals were monitored for 24 months,...

Author(s)
Oliveira, M. C. S.; Alencar, M. M.; Giglioti, R.; Beraldo, M. C. D.; Aníbal, F. F.; Correia, R. O.; Boschini, L.; Chagas, A. C. S.; Bilhassi, T. B.; Oliveira, H. N.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2013, 197, 1/2, pp 168-175
Abstract

This study evaluated the efficacy of four entomopathogenic nematode (EPN) strains in insect cadaver formulations against Rhipicephalus microplus and compared the efficacy of the most virulent EPNs applied in cadavers of Galleria mellonella and Tenebrio molitor. In the first experiment, infected G....

Author(s)
Monteiro, C. M. de O.; Matos, R. da S.; Araújo, L. X.; Campos, R.; Bittencourt, V. R. E. P.; Dolinski, C.; Furlong, J.; Prata, M. C. de A.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2014, 203, 3/4, pp 310-317
Abstract

This study was designed to compare information on parasitic diseases occurrence in nomadic cattle herds in Abyei area. Parasitic diseases constitute a major problem, and formed 53% of the total diseases recorded in the clinical records. Veterinary drug centers records also revealed that, within...

Author(s)
Alkareem, I. B. G.; Abdelgadir, A. E.; Elmalik, K. H.
Publisher
Academic Journals, Lagos, Nigeria
Citation
Journal of Cell and Animal Biology, 2012, 6, 6, pp 88-98
Abstract

A cross-sectional study was conducted in Soroti district of Uganda to establish important traits of Nkedi Zebu and Ankole cattle regarding their production performance responses to natural infections of trypanosomes, gastrointestinal nematodes, Theileria parva, Babesia bigemina, Anaplasma marginale ...

Author(s)
Magona, J. W.; Walubengo, J.; Kabi, F.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2011, 43, 5, pp 1019-1033
Abstract

The present study was based on assessments of the antiparasitic activities to determine the efficacies of leaf hexane, chloroform, ethyl acetate, acetone and methanol extracts of Aegle marmelos (Linn.) Correa ex Roxb, Andrographis lineata Wallich ex Nees., Andrographis paniculata (Burm.f.) Wallich...

Author(s)
Gandhi Elango; Rahuman, A. A.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2011, 108, 3, pp 513-519
Abstract

The objective of this work was to evaluate the effect of different concentrations of the entomopathogenic nematode (EPN) Heterorhabditis bacteriophora strain HP88 on the biological parameters of the non-parasite phase of engorged females of the cattle tick Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus. Six...

Author(s)
Monteiro, C. M. de O.; Furlong, J.; Prata, M. C. de A.; Soares, A. E.; Batista, E. S. de P.; Dolinski, C.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2010, 170, 3/4, pp 355-358
Abstract

The present study was based on assessments of the anti-parasitic activities to determine the efficacies of synthesized zinc oxide nanoparticles (ZnO NPs) prepared by wet chemical method using zinc nitrate and sodium hydroxide as precursors and soluble starch as stabilizing agent against the larvae...

Author(s)
Kirthi, A. V.; Rahuman, A. A.; Govindasamy Rajakumar; Sampath Marimuthu; Thirunavukkarasu Santhoshkumar; Chidambaram Jayaseelan; Kanayairam Velayutham
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2011, 109, 2, pp 461-472
Abstract

The present study was based on assessments of the anti-parasitic activities of copper nanoparticles on the hematophagous (blood feeding) larvae of malaria vector, Anopheles subpictus Grassi, filariasis vector, Culex quinquefasciatus, Say (Diptera: Culicidae), and the larvae of cattle tick ...

Author(s)
Jeyaraman Ramyadevi; Kadarkaraithangam Jeyasubramanian; Arumugam Marikani; Govindasamy Rajakumar; Rahuman, A. A.; Thirunavukkarasu Santhoshkumar; Kirthi, A. V.; Chidambaram Jayaseelan; Sampath Marimuthu
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2011, 109, 5, pp 1403-1415

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