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Survey of Trypanosoma and Leishmania in wild and domestic animals in an atlantic rainforest fragment and surroundings in the state of Espírito Santo, Brazil
(Entomological Society of AmericaLanham, 2014-05)
Trypanosoma and Leishmania infections affect wild and domestic animals and human populations. The growing process of deforestation and urbanization of Atlantic Rainforest areas has given rise to introduction of humans and ...
Ultrastructural features of the lining epithelium of the vas deferens of Agouti paca
The epididymal epithelium of Agouti paca, a wild South American rodent, was basically formed by principal and basal cells. Principal cells were closely related to processes of adsorptive endocytosis, phasefluid endocytosis ...
Anticorpos para Borrelia burgdorferi em indivíduos que trabalham com animais silvestres
(Arquivo Brasileiro Medicina Veterinaria Zootecnia, 2014)
Molecular detection of Hepatozoon spp. in Brazilian and exotic wild carnivores
(Elsevier B.V., 2010-10-11)
Hepatozoon spp. are apicomplexan parasites that infect a wide variety of animals. The infection occurs through the ingestion of a hematophagous arthropod definitive host. Herein, we assessed the presence of Hepatozoon spp. ...
Prevalence of Trypanosoma cruzi and Other Trypanosomatids in Frequently-Hunted Wild Mammals from the Peruvian Amazon
(American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2017)
To better understand the ecology of Trypanosoma cruzi in the northeastern Peruvian Amazon, we evaluated the prevalence of T. cruzi and other trypanosomatids in four orders of wild mammals hunted and consumed by inhabitants ...
Tuberculosis survey of free-ranging marsh deer (Blastocerus dichotomus) in Brazil
Esophageal-pharyngeal fluids from 53 free-ranging marsh deer (Blastocerus dichotomus) captured for a research program in the state of Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, were assayed for tuberculosis. Total DNA was extracted, ...
Determining Identification by Veterinary Forensics Zoology In a Paca (Paca Cuniculus)
In crimes involving wild animals, species identification is crucial due to extensive legislation of national or international scope that defines legality of hunting certain species considering their vulnerability and the ...
Serologic evidence of Toxoplasma gondii infection in wild birds and mammals from Southeast Brazil
(American Association of Zoo VeterinariansYulee, 2014-03)
In this study, serum samples of 53 wild animals from two different states from the southeast region of Brazil were analyzed for the presence of anti–Toxoplasma gondii antibodies by the modified agglutination test (MAT), ...