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Wild birds and urban pigeons as reservoirs for diarrheagenic Escherichia coli with zoonotic potential
In order to describe the role of wild birds and pigeons in the transmission of shiga toxigenic Escherichia coli (STEC) and enteropathogenic Escherichia coli (EPEC) to humans and other animals, samples were collected from ...
One Health in Practice: A Pilot Project for Integrated Care of Zoonotic Infections in Immunocompromised Children and Their Pets in Chile
(John Wiley & Sons, 2016)
Although pets provide physiological and psychological benefits to their owners, they are a potential source of zoonotic infections, especially for vulnerable individuals such as immunocompromised patients. During 1 year, ...
Interaction between zoonotic bacteria and free living amoebas. A new angle of an epidemiological polyhedron of public health importance?
(UNIV AUSTRAL CHILE. FAC CIENCIAS VETERINARIAS, 2016)
Enteric bacteria in Olrog's Gull and Kelp Gull from the Estuary of Bahía Blanca, Argentina
(Asociación Ornitológica del Plata, 2014-12)
El estuario de Bahía Blanca en Argentina se encuentra bajo el efecto de la contaminación microbiológica a partir del vertido de desagües cloacales sin tratamiento previo y los patógenos asociados. En este estuario existen ...
Risk for interspecies transmission of zoonotic pathogens during poultry processing and pork production in Peru: A qualitative study
Interspecies transmission of pathogens is an unfrequent but naturally occurring event and human activities may favour opportunities not previously reported. Reassortment of zoonotic pathogens like influenza A virus can ...
Overlapped Sequence Types (STs) and Serogroups of Avian Pathogenic (APEC) and Human Extra-Intestinal Pathogenic (ExPEC) Escherichia coli Isolated in Brazil
(Public Library Science, 2014-08-12)
Avian pathogenic Escherichia coli (APEC) strains belong to a category that is associated with colibacillosis, a serious illness in the poultry industry worldwide. Additionally, some APEC groups have recently been described ...