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The efficiency of larval Taenia crassiceps (Tcra) antigens was evaluated by enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) to diagnose bovine cysticercosis. Three types of antigens were evaluated: total (T), total sonicated (Ts), and membrane (M); these samples included positive and negative control...

Author(s)
Silva, L. F. da; Pinto, P. S. de A.; Duarte, C. T. D.; Santos, T. de O.; Acevedo Nieto, E. C.; Peixoto, R. P. M. dos G.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
Semina: Ciências Agrárias (Londrina), 2015, 36, 3 Suppl. 1, pp 2013-2021
Abstract

Tunga trimamillata is a species of sand flea occurring in Ecuador and Peru parasitizing cattle, goat, sheep, swine, and man. This is the first report of this species in Brazil, having been found on the hooves of cows in Barretos, São Paulo State, and Felixlândia, Minas Gerais State, and previously...

Author(s)
Linardi, P. M.; Avelar, D. M. de; Facury Filho, E. J.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2013, 112, 9, pp 3239-3242
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Fasciola hepatica is a digenetic trematode that parasitizes the bile ducts of different species of vertebrate hosts. In Brazil, this parasitosis is expanding and occurrences have been reported in the southern, southeastern, central-western and northeastern regions. This study aimed to report the...

Author(s)
Dracz, R. M.; Lima, W. dos S.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Parasitology, 2014, 23, 3, pp 413-416
Abstract

Chrysomya albiceps (Wiedemann) (Diptera: Calliphoridae) is of great medical importance because it produces myiasis. It has a significant role as a predator of other dipterous larvae. Moreover, this dipterous insect is of great importance with regard to public health because it mechanically carries...

Author(s)
Marchiori, C. H.
Publisher
Canadian Center of Science and Education, Toronto, Canada
Citation
International Journal of Biology, 2015, 7, 1, pp 78-81
Abstract

The present study aimed to determine the susceptibility of 17 Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus populations, originating in the Southeast and Southern regions of Brazil, to different ivermectin concentrations (200, 500 and 630 µg/kg), administered through subcutaneous or topical (pour-on) routes. ...

Author(s)
Cruz, B. C.; Lopes, W. D. Z.; Maciel, W. G.; Felippelli, G.; Fávero, F. C.; Teixeira, W. F. P.; Carvalho, R. S.; Ruivo, M. A.; Colli, M. H. A.; Sakamoto, C. A. M.; Costa, A. J. da; Oliveira, G. P. de
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2015, 207, 3/4, pp 309-317
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The Grande Sertão Veredas National Park (GSVNP) is one of the last natural reserves of Cerrado of Brazil, located in the northwest of Minas Gerais. This study involved 24 months of field work, which included eight campaigns at the park with intervals of three months, in order to determine the...

Author(s)
Barbieri, A. R. M.
Publisher
Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Ecologia de carrapatos e riquétsias transmitidas por carrapatos em uma reserva natural de cerrado Brasileiro, 2016, pp 103 pp.
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Cysticercosis can affect cattle which develop the larvae Taenia saginata. Despite the importance of cysticercosis for public animal health and for the economy, the epidemiological reality of such zoonosis in Brazil is little known. In the southeastern region of the State of Minas Gerais most of the ...

Author(s)
Duarte, C. T. D.; Pinto, P. S. A.; Silva, L. F.; Santos, T. O.; Acevedo-Nieto, E. C.; Almeida, L. P.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2016, 36, 9, pp 793-797
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Background: Concerning the infection of humans by T. gondii, limited efforts have been directed to the elucidation of the role of horizontal transmission between hosts. One of the main routes of transmission from animals to humans occurs through the ingestion of raw or insufficiently cooked meat....

Author(s)
Fajardo, H. V.; D'ávila, S.; Bastos, R. R.; Cyrino, C. D.; Detoni, M. de L.; Garcia, J. L.; Neves, L. B. das; Nicolau, J. L.; Amendoeira, M. R.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2013, 6, 191, pp (25 June 2013)
Abstract

This study evaluated the effects of aqueous extracts of Baccharis trimera (Less.) DC (Asteraceae), colloquially known as carqueja, on egg production, and hatching rate of larvae of Rhipicephalus microplus. Plant samples were collected in Montes Claros, north of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Adult female...

Author(s)
Lázaro, S. F.; Fonseca, L. D.; Martins, E. R.; Oliveira, N. J. F. de; Duarte, E. R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2013, 194, 1, pp 79-82
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The aims of this study were to evaluate the seasonal variation and frequency distribution of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus, Haematobia irritans, and Dermatobia hominis on crossbred heifers under field conditions in the northeast of Minas Gerais state, southeastern Brazil. From November 2007...

Author(s)
Costa, M. do S. F. da; Guimarães, M. P.; Lima, W. dos S.; Costa, A. J. F. da; Facury Filho, E. J.; Araujo, R. N.
Publisher
Hindawi Publishing Corporation, New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 2014, No.2014, pp Article ID 759854

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