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Tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) is the most important tick-transmitted human viral disease in Europe and Asia with up to 10 000 human cases annually. The etiologic agents of TBE are the three subtypes of tick-borne encephalitis virus (TBEV), a member of the genus Flavivirus in the family ...

Author(s)
Dobler, G.
Publisher
CSIRO, Collingwood, Australia
Citation
Microbiology Australia, 2018, 39, 4, pp 191-194
Abstract

This study was conducted to ascertain the prevalence of bovine tuberculosis in cattle of different breeds reared under different faming systems and agro-climatic zones of Himachal Pradesh. Tuberculin reactors (17) were detected only in organized dairy farms. Prevalence (15/595, 2.5%) of the disease ...

Author(s)
Sushil Sharma; Panda, A. K.; Atul Kumar; Thakur, S. D.
Publisher
Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 2019, 89, 1, pp 46-48
Abstract

Taenia saginata is the most common species of tapeworm infecting humans. Infection is acquired by eating cysticercus larvae in undercooked beef. A closely related species, T. asiatica, is found in eastern and southeastern Asia. The larvae of T. asiatica develop in viscera of pigs. In northern...

Author(s)
Konyaev, S. V.; Nakao, M.; Ito, A.; Lavikainen, A.
Publisher
National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
Citation
Emerging Infectious Diseases, 2017, 23, 12, pp 2030-2037
Abstract

Background: The zoonotic parasite Taenia saginata transmits between humans, the definitive host (causing taeniosis), and bovines as the intermediate host (causing cysticercosis). Central and western Asia and the Caucasus have large cattle populations and beef consumption is widespread. However, an...

Author(s)
Torgerson, P. R.; Abdybekova, A. M.; Minbaeva, G.; Shapiyeva, Z.; Thomas, L. F.; Dermauw, V.; Devleesschauwer, B.; Gabriël, S.; Dorny, P.; Braae, U. C.; Saratsis, A.; Robertson, L. J.; Bobić, B.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2019, 12, 175, pp (18 April 2019)
Abstract

Background: Cystic echinococcosis (CE) is a zoonosis caused by cestodes of Echinococcus granulosus (sensu lato) complex. In Nigeria, reports on the prevalence of CE, although limited, have been found to vary with location and host with higher prevalence and fertility rate observed in camels than...

Author(s)
Ohiolei, J. A.; Yan HongBin; Li Li; Magaji, A. A.; Luka, J.; Zhu GuoQiang; Isaac, C.; Odoya, M. E.; Wu YanTao; Alvi, M. A.; Muku, R. J.; Fu BaoQuan; Jia WanZhong
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2019, 12, 392, pp (7 August 2019)
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Animal health is a considerable importance for humans. Animal diseases have a significant impact on human health (ie if there are zoonosis.), or they are producing food decline production, on the economy (direct and indirect costs) and on the trade of a country/countries (changing the trade policy...

Author(s)
Nicola, M. D.; Mocuta, D. N.
Publisher
University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Scientific Papers Series - Management, Economic Engineering in Agriculture and Rural Development, 2019, 19, 2, pp 281-292
Abstract

Background: Brucellosis is a common and chronic disease of cattle and other bovids that often causes reproductive disorders. Natural infection in cattle is caused by Brucella abortus and transmission typically occurs during abortions, calving, or nursing. Brucellosis is also a major zoonotic...

Author(s)
Garofolo, G.; Giannatale, E. di; Platone, I.; Zilli, K.; Sacchini, L.; Abass, A.; Ancora, M.; Cammà, C.; Donato, G. di; Massis, F. de; Calistri, P.; Drees, K. P.; Foster, J. T.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Microbiology, 2017, 17, 28, pp (2 February 2017)
Abstract

Background: Brucellosis is regarded as a major zoonotic infection worldwide. Awareness and knowledge of brucellosis among occupational workers is considered an important aspect of brucellosis control in both humans and animals. The aim of this study was to explore the distributions of the pooled...

Author(s)
Zhang Ning; Zhou Hao; Huang DeSheng; Guan Peng
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2019, 13, 5, pp e0007366
Abstract

Brucellosis is a serious zoonotic disease affecting man and domestic mammals, mainly cows, small ruminants, pigs, dogs and camels. It is considered a major public health problem, particularly in developing countries of Africa and Asia. This article reviews the importance of Brucellosis as a public...

Author(s)
Heine, C.
Publisher
Terra-Verlag GmbH, Konstanz, Germany
Citation
Tierärztliche Umschau, 2015, 70, 6, pp 213-216
AbstractFull Text

Global trends in urbanization are increasing the spread of neglected zoonotic infections such as leptospirosis, and reducing the number of human cases of leptospirosis is best accomplished by controlling the infection in the animal reservoir. The aim of this study was to determine the...

Author(s)
Rajala, E. L.; Sattorov, N.; Boqvist, S.; Magnusson, U.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica, 2017, 59, 83, pp (12 December 2017)

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