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Echinococcus granulosus is a taeniid cestode and the etiological agent of an infectious zoonotic disease known as cystic echinococcosis (CE) or hydatid disease. CE is a serious public health concern in many parts of the world, including the Americas, where it is highly endemic in many regions. ...

Author(s)
Laurimäe, T.; Kinkar, L.; Andresiuk, V.; Haag, K. L.; Ponce-Gordo, F.; Acosta-Jamett, G.; Garate, T.; Gonzàlez, L. M.; Saarma, U.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Infection, Genetics and Evolution, 2016, 45, pp 290-296
Abstract

These proceedings presents abstracts of papers from the XLI Meeting of the Mexican Association of Animal Production and Food Security, AC and VII National Meeting on Agriculture and Pasture Systems, held in Merida, Yucatan, Mexico last 02 to 04 Jul 2014. Topics of papers focused on agro and...

Author(s)
Martínez-Loperena, R.; Ayala-Burgos, A.; Solorio-Sánchez, J.; Castelán-Ortega, O.
Publisher
Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria y Zootecnia, Universidad Autonoma de Yucatan, Yucatan, Mexico
Citation
Tropical and Subtropical Agroecosystems, 2014, 17, 2, pp 325-435
Abstract

We evaluated the genetic variation of Echinococcus G7 strain in larval and adult stages using a fragment of the mitochondrial cox1 gen. Viscera of pigs, bovines, and sheep and fecal samples of dogs were inspected for cystic and canine echinococcosis, respectively; only pigs had hydatid cysts....

Author(s)
Rodriguez-Prado, U.; Jimenez-Gonzalez, D. E.; Avila, G.; Gonzalez, A. E.; Martinez-Flores, W. A.; Mondragon de la Peña, C.; Hernandez-Castro, R.; Romero-Valdovinos, M.; Flisser, A.; Martinez-Hernandez, F.; Maravilla, P.; Martinez-Maya, J. J.
Publisher
American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Deerfield, USA
Citation
American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2014, 91, 6, pp 1149-1153
Abstract

We surveyed gastrointestinal and ectoparasites in wild and domestic ungulates in the Selva Lacandona, Chiapas, Mexico, including Baird's tapir (Tapirus bairdii), collared peccary (Pecari tajacu), white-lipped peccary (Tayassu pecari), white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus), red brocket deer (...

Author(s)
Romero-Castañón, S.; Ferguson, B. G.; Güiris, D.; González, D.; López, S.; Paredes, A.; Weber, M.
Publisher
Allen Press Inc, Lawrence, USA
Citation
Comparative Parasitology, 2008, 75, 1, pp 115-126
Abstract

The net-trapping predacious fungus Duddingtonia flagrans produces thick walled resting spores, chlamydospores, which are able to survive passage through the gastrointestinal tract of cattle, horses, sheep and pigs. Under Danish climatic conditions it has been shown that the number of parasite...

Author(s)
Larsen, M.
Citation
Parasitology, 2000, 120, supplement, pp S121-S131
Abstract

An epidemiological model for echinococcosis in Zacatecas, Mexico, was developed. Of 6063 animals examined, 190 (3.1%) were found to have Echinococcus granulosus infections. Of these, 188 were pigs and 2 were cattle. Liver (99%) and lungs (1%) were the infected organs. The dynamics of the disease...

Author(s)
Martínez Maya, J. J.; Zúñiga Arce, I.; Jaramillo Arango, C. J.; Cárdenas Lara, J.; Navarro Fierro, R.
Citation
Veterinaria México, 1994, 25, 3, pp 231-237
Abstract

El Sotano, a village of 24 households (135 individuals) in Mexico was surveyed in 1984. 5 of 21 local pigs had Taenia solium cysticerci on the tongue. 4 of 127 stool samples contained Taenia eggs, 7 of 117 sera were seropositive for T. solium by ELISA, and 10 had medical histories suggesting...

Author(s)
Sarti-Gutierrez, E. J.; Schantz, P. M.; Lara-Aguilera, R.; Gomez Dandoy, H.; Flisser, A.
Citation
Tropical Medicine and Parasitology, 1988, 39, 3, pp 194-198
Abstract

California imported 602, 926 animals in 1942. These included 12, 504 dairy cattle, 99, 296 beef cattle, 483, 984 sheep and 4, 737 equines.
BOVINE TUBERCULOSIS eradication is carried on in co-operation with the U.S.A. Bureau of Animal Industry. 1, 242, 325 cattle were tested and 0.2% reacted. All...

Author(s)
DUCKWORTH, C. U.
Citation
Bull. Dep. Agric. Calif., 1942, 31, pp 257-286

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