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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

The diseases caused by hemoprotozoan parasites in cattle often result in economic losses. In Sri Lanka, previous studies found that the up-country wet zone, which is located in central Sri Lanka, was characterized by a high rate of Theileria orientalis and a low rate of Theileria annulata compared...

Author(s)
Gunasekara, E.; Sivakumar, T.; Kothalawala, H.; Abeysekera, T. S.; Weerasingha, A. S.; Vimalakumar, S. C.; Kanagaratnam, R.; Yapa, P. R.; Zhyldyz, A.; Igarashi, I.; Silva, S. S. P.; Yokoyama, N.
Publisher
Elsevier Ireland Ltd, Shannon, Irish Republic
Citation
Parasitology International, 2019, 71, pp 5-10
Abstract

Little is known about the occurrence of haemoparasites in cattle in communal grazing areas of Mungwi District of Northern Province, Zambia. Clinical signs and post mortem lesions are pathognomonic of mixed tick-borne infections especially babesiosis, anaplasmosis and East Coast fever. The main...

Author(s)
Tembo, S.; Collins, N. E.; Sibeko-Matjila, K. P.; Troskie, M.; Vorster, I.; Byaruhanga, C.; Oosthuizen, M. C.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2018, 9, 3, pp 707-717
AbstractFull Text

The present study evaluated the behavior of Rhipicephalus microplus naturally infesting Brangus cattle raised with Nellore animals in the municipality of Água Clara, state of Mato Grosso do Sul, Central Brazil. For the field experiment composed of a group with 15 Brangus animals and 15 Nellore...

Author(s)
Andreotti, R.; Barros, J. C.; Garcia, M. V.; Rodrigues, V. da S.; Higa, L. de O. S.; Duarte, P. O.; Blecha, I. M. Z.; Bonatte-Junior, P.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
Semina: Ciências Agrárias (Londrina), 2018, 39, 3, pp 1099-1113
Abstract

Babesiosis is a tick-borne hemolytic disease caused by intraerythrocytic protozoan parasites of the genus Babesia. The present study describes epidemiological, clinical, and pathological features of cases of bovine babesiosis diagnosed over the last two decades in the state of Mato Grosso do Sul in ...

Author(s)
Pupin, R. C.; Guizelini, C. de C.; Lemos, R. A. A. de; Martins, T. B.; Borges, F. de A.; Borges, D. G. L.; Gomes, D. C.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2019, 10, 1, pp 36-42
Abstract

Babesia bovis is the etiological agent of bovine babesiosis, a disease transmitted by Rhipicephalus microplus, which affects cattle herds in tropical and subtropical regions of the world, causing significant economic losses due to decreasing meat and milk yield. This study used molecular techniques ...

Author(s)
Mendes, N. S.; Ramos, I. A. de S.; Herrera, H. M.; Campos, J. B. V.; Alves, J. V. de A.; Macedo, G. C. de; Machado, R. Z.; André, M. R.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2019, 118, 7, pp 2027-2040
Abstract

Babesia spp. are intraerythrocytic tick-transmitted apicomplexan protozoans, considered to be the second most commonly found parasites in the blood of mammals after trypanosomes. Ever since the discovery of parasitic inclusions in erythrocytes of cattle by Victor Babes, a great number of Babesia...

Author(s)
Ganzinelli, S.; Rodriguez, A.; Schnittger, L.; Florin-Christensen, M.
Publisher
Springer International Publishing AG, Cham, Switzerland
Citation
Parasitic protozoa of farm animals and pets, 2018, pp 215-239
Abstract

Tick-borne diseases (TBDs) affect the majority of world's cattle population and are considered a major constraint to the health and productive performance of profitable livestock production throughout the world. Bovine anaplasmosis, babesiosis and theileriosis are the most economically important...

Author(s)
Roy, B. C.
Publisher
Freien Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Molecular diagnosis and characterization of ticks and tick-borne pathogens infecting cattle in Mymensingh district of Bangladesh, 2018, pp viii + 100 pp.
AbstractFull Text

Our study purpose was to investigate the evolution of Babesia spp. isolated from tissues of ticks that were found on 150 cows in Al-Diwaniyah province, Iraq. To fulfill the required purpose, sampling of 10 ticks was performed from each infested cow. These obtained ticks were morphologically...

Author(s)
Hajeel, M. S.; Al-Fatlawi, M. A. A.
Publisher
College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Mosul, Mosul, Iraq
Citation
Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 2019, 33, 1, pp 9-12
Abstract

To establish a specific, sensitive and rapid detection method for Babesia bovis that is easy-to-use in practice in local veterinary laboratories, a nested PCR was established using the primers designed targeting SBP4 gene of spherical body protein (SBP) of B. bovis. As a result, this method was...

Author(s)
Sun Ming; Wang JinMing; Liu AiHong; Liu ZhiJie; Nie Ying; Wei Hua; Li YuFeng; Yin Hong; Guan GuiQuan; Luo JianXun
Publisher
Chinese Veterinary Science, Lanzhou, China
Citation
Chinese Veterinary Science / Zhongguo Shouyi Kexue, 2019, 49, 2, pp 183-189

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