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Bovine cysticercosis is caused by Cysticercus bovis in its middle stage of the cycle. Contamination occurs due to ingestion of water or pasture contaminated by Taenia saginata eggs (cause of human taeniasis). Once this is a zoonotic disease of significant occurrence, it becomes important to study...

Author(s)
Morais, H. R.; Pirtouscheg, A.; Moreira, M. D.; Tavares, M.
Publisher
F. B. Moreira, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
PUBVET, 2011, 5, 7, pp unpaginated
Abstract

The effective control of Haematobia irritans (horn fly) and Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus (cattle tick) is crucial for increasing the productivity of livestock industry in Brazil, but still remains a challenge. A greater knowledge about parasite control in the field is necessary to establish...

Author(s)
Domingues, L. N.; Bello, A. C. P. P.; Cunha, A. P.; Leite, P. V. B.; Barros, A. T. M.; Leite, R. C.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2012, 32, 12, pp 1246-1252
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Neosporosis is an important cause of abortion in cattle and information on their genetics and host parasite relationships are desirable. Neospora caninum samples obtained from 24 bovine fetuses from Minas Gerais, were genetically analyzed in part of the rDNA region, coding for rRNAs. Previously,...

Author(s)
Santos, D. S. dos; Andrade, M. P.; Varaschin, M. S.; Guimarães, A. M.; Hirsch, C.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária, 2011, 20, 4, pp 281-288
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Semi-systematized interviews were conducted with 100 dairy cattle producers in the municipality of Divinópolis, Minas Gerais, with the aim of ascertaining their perceptions regarding the importance of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus and of combating it. Content analysis was performed and the...

Author(s)
Rocha, C. M. B. M. da; Leite, R. C.; Bruhn, F. R. P.; Guimarães, A. M.; Furlong, J.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária, 2011, 20, 4, pp 295-302
AbstractFull Text

Ticks are the most important ectoparasites of tropical and subtropical regions of the world and one of the ways to control these parasites is the use of acaricides. In this paper, we proposed to study the efficacy of ivermectin 1% in cattle of the region of Martinesia, Uberlândia, MG. A total of 30 ...

Author(s)
Naves, J. C.; Carvalho, F. S. R.; Silva, C. R. da; Ribeiro, C. S. M.; Hirano, L. Q. L.; Innocentini, R. da C. P.; Braga, T. F.; Noleto, P. G.; Nascimento, C. C. N.
Publisher
F. B. Moreira, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
PUBVET, 2010, 4, 38, pp unpaginated
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The projects presented in this work cover technology transfer and communication activities aimed at evaluating and developing methods to maximize the efficiency of adoption of technologies generated or adapted by the Embrapa Dairy Cattle. Focus is given on actions to transfer knowledge and...

Author(s)
Fereira, J. R.
Publisher
Embrapa Gado de Leite, Juiz de Fora, Brazil
Citation
Documentos - Embrapa Gado de Leite, 2012, No.150, pp 185-205
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Cryptosporidiosis is a waterborne disease, has as aggravating the difficulty of preventing environmental contamination and lack of effective therapeutic measures. With marked importance to the cattle, causes inflammation and intestinal villous atrophy resulting in loss of absorptive surface. This...

Author(s)
Lima, R. C. A.; Aquino, M. C. C.; Inácio, S. V.; Viol, M. A.; Zucatto, A. S.; Silveira Neto, L. da; Oliveira, B. C. M.; Vasconcelos, E. N.; Bresciani, K. D. S.; Oliveira, G. P.; Costa, A. J.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
Semina: Ciências Agrárias (Londrina), 2013, 34, 6 Suppl. 2, pp 3747-3754
AbstractFull Text

The preventive efficacy of ivermectin and abamectin administered in different routes (subcutaneous, intramuscular and pour-on) and doses (200 and 500 mcg kg-1) against Cochliomyia hominivorax in the scrotal sac of cattle after castration, was evaluated. Animals from six different farms, in the...

Author(s)
Lopes, W. D. Z.; Teixeira, W. F. P.; Felippelli, G.; Cruz, B. C.; Maciel, W. G.; Matos, L. V. S. de; Pereira, J. C. M.; Buzzulini, C.; Soares, V. E.; Santos, T. R. dos; Oliveira, G. P. de; Costa, A. J. da
Publisher
Centro de Ciências Rurais, Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Brazil
Citation
Ciência Rural, 2013, 43, 12, pp 2195-2201
Abstract

Despite the importance of human taeniasis/bovine cysticercosis for public and animal health and the economy, its actual epidemiological status in Brazil is not well-studied. We sought to assess the epidemiological profile of this zoonosis in the rural area of Viçosa County, Minas Gerais, Brazil....

Author(s)
Santos, T. O.; Pinto, P. S. A.; Iasbik, A. F.; Silva, L. F.; Nieto, E. C. A.; Guimarães-Peixoto, R. P. M.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2013, 33, 4, pp 449-452
Abstract

This study aimed to characterize the endoparasite control in cattle from Minas Gerais State, Brazil. Questionnaires were given to 1304 farms, and 1289 were validated and used in this study. The farms were located at 555 municipalities in 66 Minas Gerais microregions and were selected by random...

Author(s)
Delgado, F. E. da F.; Lima, W. dos S.; Cunha, A. P. da; Bello, A. C. P. de P.; Domingues, L. N.; Wanderley, R. P. B.; Leite, P. V. B.; Leite, R. C.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária, 2009, 18, 3, pp 29-33

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