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Leishmaniasis is considered a parasitic disease that still causes serious consequences for mankind, because it presents a high mortality rate worldwide. Considered multi-hosts, the parasites of the genus Leishmania are able of infecting a wide variety of animal species. The dog was considered the...

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Paixão-Marques, M. dos S.; Alves-Martin, M. F.; Guiraldi, L. M.; Santos, W. J. dos; Lemos, F. A. de; Sánchez, G. P.; Richini-Pereira, V. B.; Lucheis, S. B.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Parasitology, 2019, 146, 7, pp 911-913
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The biological and genetic diversity of Neospora caninum is very limited because of availability of only a few viable isolates worldwide. This study describes the isolation and biological and molecular characterization of a new viable isolate of N. caninum (NC-SP1), from a cattle in Brazil....

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Oliveira, S.; Soares, R. M.; Aizawa, J.; Soares, H. S.; Chiebao, D. P.; Ortega-Mora, L. M.; Regidor-Cerrillo, J.; Silva, N. Q. B.; Gennari, S. M.; Pena, H. F. J.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Parasitology, 2017, 144, 6, pp 707-711
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Next-generation deep amplicon sequencing, or metabarcoding, has revolutionized the study of microbial communities in humans, animals and the environment. However, such approaches have yet to be applied to parasitic helminth communities. We recently described the first example of such a method -...

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Avramenko, R. W.; Redman, E. M.; Lewis, R.; Bichuette, M. A.; Palmeira, B. M.; Yazwinski, T. A.; Gilleard, J. S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
International Journal for Parasitology, 2017, 47, 13, pp 893-902
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This study focused on estimating the economic losses resulting from cysticercosis at beef cattle farms that supply an export slaughterhouse located in the state of São Paulo, Brazil, and to identify the epidemiological risks factors involved in the disease to ascertain if these farms adopt Good...

Author(s)
Rossi, G. A. M.; Hoppe, E. G. L.; Mathias, L. A.; Martins, A. M. C. V.; Mussi, L. A.; Prata, L. F.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 2015, 118, 4, pp 504-508
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Geographical Information Systems (GIS) is frequently used in the control of animal diseases. In Brazil, the most impacting economical loss in the beef supply chain is bovine cysticercosis. This study focused on assessing the prevalence and geospatial distribution of bovine cysticercosis in 19...

Author(s)
Rossi, G. A. M.; Martins, I. V. F.; Campos, R. F. de; Soares, L. F. S.; Almeida, H. M. de S.; Mathias, L. A.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 2017, 145, pp 145-149
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The aim of this study was to determine if Toxoplasma gondii was present in aborted bovine fetuses in Brazil. Histopathology of 105 cases with suspected infectious abortion, analyzed during the period from 2006 to 2008 at Centro de Pesquisa e Desenvolvimento de Sanidade Animal of Instituto...

Author(s)
Cabral, A. D.; Camargo, C. N.; Galleti, N. T. C.; Okuda, L. H.; Pituco, E. M.; Fava, C. del
Publisher
Instituto Biológico, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Arquivos do Instituto Biológico (São Paulo), 2013, 80, 1, pp 103-105
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The prevalence of anti-Neospora caninum antibodies was evaluated in 1104 cows from 118 farms in the Western region of São Paulo State, Brazil, using indirect immunofluorescence antibody assay. Sixty-five (55.0%; CI 95%: 46.0-63.8%) farms showed at least one seropositive animal. Prevalence over 10%...

Author(s)
Aguiar, D. M.; Lacerda, D. P.; Orlandelli, R. C.; Medina, A. O.; Azevedo, S. S.; Okuda, L. H.; Castro, V.; Genovez, M. E.; Ituco, E. M.
Publisher
Instituto Biológico, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Arquivos do Instituto Biológico (São Paulo), 2011, 78, 2, pp 183-189
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Cryptosporidiosis is a common protozoan disease observed in a wide range of vertebrate hosts, including ruminants. Cattle can be a potential reservoir of Cryptosporidium spp., leading to environmental contamination with oocysts of zoonotic species. The molecular characterization of Cryptosporidium...

Author(s)
Meireles, M. V.; Oliveira, F. P. de; Teixeira, W. F. P.; Coelho, W. M. D.; Mendes, L. C. N.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2011, 109, 3, pp 949-951
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The frequency and intensity of infection of gastrointestinal helminths were studied in 48 female bovines, with different zebu and taurine cross-breeding degrees and aged between 24 and 30 months, from eight counties in northwest São Paulo State, Brazil. The animals were slaughtered at Frigorífico...

Author(s)
Bresciani, K. D. S.; Nascimento, A. A. do; Costa, A. J. da; Amarante, A. F. T.; Perri, S. H. V.; Lima, L. G. F.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
Semina: Ciencias Agrárias (Londrina), 2001, 22, 1, pp 93-97
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Eurytrema sp. faecal ova counts (epg) in 39 naturally infected cattle, raised on pasture in São Paulo State, Brazil, were performed post mortem. Infection was confirmed in all 39 animals by examination of the pancreas. Using a modified Dennis technique infection was detected in 34 of the 39 (87.2%) ...

Author(s)
Belém, P. A. D.; Oliveira, M. R.; Padovani, C. R.
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 1993, 49, 2/4, pp 325-330

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