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A study was conducted to evaluate the use of the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) in the differential diagnosis of T. vivax isolates from cattle in Brazil. Results showed that both conventional PCR and RFLP (restriction fragment length polymorphism)-PCR could differentiate between T. vivax and T....

Author(s)
Madruga, C. R.; Araújo, F. R. de; Soares, C. O.; Melo, E. S. de P.; Almeida, D. A.; Almeida Júnior, N. F. de; Xavier, M. A. S.; Osório, A. L. A.; Góes-Cavalcante, G.; Ramos, C. A. do N.
Publisher
Embrapa Gado de Corte, Campo Grande, Brazil
Citation
Comunicado Técnico - Embrapa Gado de Corte, 2003, No.84, pp 5 pp.
Abstract

The cattle parasitic tristeza (TPB; Texas Fever), caused by Babesia bovis, B. bigemina, and Anaplasma marginale, has been known since the end of the 19th century. Preimmunization (infection/treatment) has been used since the beginning of the 20th century as a prophylactic method. In the 60s and...

Author(s)
Kessler, R. H.; Soares, C. O.; Madruga, C. R.; Araújo, F. R. de
Publisher
EMBRAPA Gado de Corte, Campo Grande, Brazil
Citation
Documentos - Embrapa Gado de Corte, 2002, No.131, pp 27 pp.
Abstract

The goal of this research was to determine the frequency of anti-Babesia bovis and anti-B. bigemina IgG in cattle from Paudalho County, Pernambuco State, Northeast of Brazil. A total of 168 samples of bovine serum were analysed by immunofluorescence indirect antibody test for the detection of IgG...

Author(s)
Berto, R. S.; Faustino, M. A. G.; Melo, L. E. H.; Alves, L. C.; Madruga, C. R.; Almeida, M. A. O.; Ramos, C. A. N.; Tenório, T. G. S.; Silva, F. F.
Publisher
Universidade Federal Rural de Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil
Citation
Medicina Veterinária (Brasil), 2008, 2, 3, pp 9-12
Abstract

Trypanosoma vivax outbreaks in beef cattle in the Pantanal region of Mato Grosso do Sul state, Brazil, causes relevant economical impact due to weight loss, abortion and mortality. Cattle moved from the Pantanal to adjacent areas of this ecosystem for breeding and fattening is a common feature....

Author(s)
Martins, C. F.; Madruga, C. R.; Koller, W. W.; Araújo, F. R.; Soares, C. O.; Kessler, R. H.; Melo, E. S. P.; Rios, L. R.; Almeida, R. C. F.; Lima Júnior, M. S. C.; Barros, A. T. M.; Marques, L. C.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2008, 28, 1, pp 51-56
Abstract

A comparative study on the clinical and haematological alterations caused by isolates of Babesia bigemina from Southeastern, Northeastern, and Northern Brazil in experimentally infected Nelore calves, was conducted. 18 calves between 7 and 9 months of age, without antibodies against Babesia sp. and ...

Author(s)
Mendonça, C. L. de; Vieira, D.; Kohayagawa, A.; Schenk, M. A. M.; Madruga, C. R.; Afonso, J. A. B.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2003, 23, 2, pp 52-60
Abstract

To study the alterations in the proteinogram of Nelore (Bos indicus) calves experimentally infected with isolates of Babesia bigemina from the Southeast, Northeast and North regions of Brazil, 18 calves aged between 7 and 9 months old were used. Three bovines were previously inoculated with B....

Author(s)
Mendonça, C. L. de; Kohayagawa, A.; Schenk, M. A. M.; Madruga, C. R.; Vieira, D.; Afonso, J. A. B.; Carvalho, C. M. E.
Publisher
CRMV-PE, Zumbi, Brazil
Citation
Ciência Veterinária nos Trópicos, 2002, 5, 2/3, pp 76-85
Abstract

The immunological response of a population to an infectious agent can vary between breeds and handling of this population. This study was conducted to determine the occurrence of IgG against Babesia bovis and B. bigemina in Nelore (Bos indicus) and Holstein (Bos taurus) cattle breeds from two...

Author(s)
D'Andrea, L. A. Z.; Sartor, I. F.; Madruga, C. R.; Freitas, S. B. Z.; Kroll, L. B.; Kronka, S. N.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2006, 26, 2, pp 74-78
Abstract

An outbreak of trypanosomiasis by Trypanosoma vivax is reported in the semiarid of Paraíba, Northeastern Brazil from May to August 2002. Sixty-four cows out of 130 were affected; 11 died and the other recovered after treatment with diminazene aceturate. Affected animals had fever, anemia, weight...

Author(s)
Batista, J. S.; Riet-Correa, F.; Teixeira, M. M. G.; Madruga, C. R.; Simões, S. D. V.; Maia, T. F.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2007, 143, 2, pp 174-181
Abstract

Sera from 532 cattle of 9 municipalities of the Norte Fluminense region (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) were tested for antibodies against B. bovis by indirect ELISA. 484 (90.98%) sera were positive, with titres of 1:500 (20.30%), 1:1000 (35.72%), 1:2000 (20.87%), 1:4000 (7.33%), 1:8000 (2.82%), 1:16000...

Author(s)
Soares, C. O.; Souza, J. C. P.; Madruga, C. R.; Madureira, R. C.; Massard, C. L.; Fonseca, A. H.
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2000, 20, 2, pp 75-79
Abstract

Indirect ELISA tests on serum samples from 532 bovines (zebu and Bos indicus × B. taurus) of 9 municipalities in the Norte Fluminense mesoregion, Rio de Janeiro state [date not given] showed that 371 (69.74%) were positive for Babesia bigemina antibodies, of which 32.33% had a titre of 1:500,...

Author(s)
Souza, J. C. P.; Soares, C. O.; Scofield, A.; Madruga, C. R.; Cunha, N. C.; Massard, C. L.; Fonseca, A. H.
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2000, 20, 1, pp 26-30

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