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Bovine babesiosis is a disease that usually causes losses in the livestock sector, so it is necessary to diagnose early the haemoparasite in cattle. The aim of this study was the detection, by duplex pcr, of Babesia species that are present in cattle of the municipality of Los Palmitos in the...

Author(s)
Martínez-Mercado, M. R.; Caraballo-Blanco, L. E.; Blanco-Tuirán, P. J.
Publisher
Corpoica (Corporación Colombiana de Investagación Agropecuaria), Bogotá, Colombia
Citation
Ciencia y Tecnologia Agropecuaria, 2019, 20, 1, pp 29-40 (Es), 41-52 (En)
Abstract

Background: Babesia bigemina and B. bovis are two economically important hemoparasites affecting both cattle and buffaloes involved in dairy and beef production. In Colombia, although some parasitological and serological studies suggest an endemicity of these pathogens in areas under 1000 m, little ...

Author(s)
Jaimes-Dueñez, J.; Triana-Chávez, O.; Holguín-Rocha, A.; Tobon-Castaño, A.; Mejía-Jaramillo, A. M.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2018, 11, 510, pp (12 September 2018)
Abstract

The haematozoa have limited animal production in tropical regions, the climatic characteristics in tropical regions provide ecological niches for the development of arthropods which are vectors of several species of the genres as Babesia, Anaplasma and Trypanosoma. The haematozoa produce direct and ...

Author(s)
Calderón, A.; Martinez, N.; Iguarán, H.
Publisher
Universidad de Ciencias Aplicadas y Ambientales, Bogata, Colombia
Citation
Revista U.D.C.A. Actualidad & Divulgación Científica, 2016, 19, 1, pp 131-138
AbstractFull Text

Background & objectives: The presence of Babesia spp. in humans, bovine cattle and ticks (the transmitting vector) has not been well characterized in Colombia. Babesia infection in humans can be overlooked due to similarity of the disease symptoms with malaria specially in the regions where malaria ...

Author(s)
González, J.; Echaide, I.; Pabón, A.; Piñeros J., J. G.; Blair, S.; Tobón-Castaño, A.
Publisher
National Institute of Malaria Research, Delhi, India
Citation
Journal of Vector Borne Diseases, 2018, 55, 3, pp 222-229
Abstract

Background: Ticks and tick-borne diseases are one of the major problems of public and animal health worldwide. Tick infestation causes economic losses in cattle farms of the Popayán plateau (Cauca, Colombia) due to costs associated with preventive management, decreased production of milk and meat,...

Author(s)
Valencia, C. E.; Appel, V. A.; Ruíz, G. A.; Salazar, H.
Publisher
Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín, Colombia
Citation
Revista Colombiana de Ciencias Pecuarias, 2017, 30, 3, pp 239-247
AbstractFull Text

This special issue contains 13 articles from a set of activities in 2016 which highlight the work of the veterinarians and related profession in the rural areas. Topics discussed are: analysis of milk production profitability according to variation in the carbohydrate source used in the...

Publisher
Universidad de la Salle, Bogota, Colombia
Citation
Revista de Medicina Veterinaria, 2017, No.34, Suplemento, pp 7-180
Abstract

The main objective was to identify the frequency of diseases commonly encountered, was conducted large animals from different farms in the department of Cordoba, Colombia. Between 2008 and 2015, were evaluated clinical, epidemiological and laboratorial, 2795 cattle and 513 horses in order to...

Author(s)
Cardona A., J.; Martínez M., M.; Maza A., L.
Publisher
Universidad de Sucre, Sincelejo, Colombia
Citation
Revista Colombiana de Ciencia Animal, 2017, 9, 1, pp 66-72
Abstract

In Colombia, vector-borne diseases are one of the most important problems in the livestock industry. The present study reports parasitological and molecular surveys of vector-borne pathogens in cattle from two high-value livestock areas in Colombia. A total of 464 samples (226 from Antioquia and...

Author(s)
Jaimes-Dueñez, J.; Triana-Chávez, O.; Mejía-Jaramillo, A. M.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2017, 8, 2, pp 290-299
Abstract

The objective of this work was to determine the prevalence of hemotropics A. marginale, Babesia spp. and Trypanosoma spp. and environmental and genetic interactions in milking cows of the dual purpose system in the Municipality of Arauca, Colombia. A blood sample from the middle coccygeal vein was...

Author(s)
Salamanca-Carreño, A.; Tamasaukas, R.; Cesar-Giraldo-Forero, J.; Quintero, A. D.; Hernandez-Rodríguez, M. E.
Publisher
Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad del Zulia, Maracaibo, Venezuela
Citation
Revista Cientifica, Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad del Zulia, 2018, 28, 1, pp 52-62
AbstractFull Text

Bovine parasitic sadness produces significant losses in Colombia and it is associated with the presence of ticks. It is caused by microscopic endoglobular hemotropic parasites such as Anaplasma spp. and Babesia spp. In this study, 131 pure Gyr cows were studied from four cattle farms in Córdoba,...

Author(s)
Blanco Martínez, R.; Álvarez, J. C.; Vargas Viloria, M.
Publisher
Universidad de la Salle, Bogota, Colombia
Citation
Revista de Medicina Veterinaria, 2016, No.31, pp 67-74

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