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Leptospira reservoirs among wildlife in Brazil: Beyond rodents
(Acta Tropica, 2018-02-01) [Artigo]
Leptospirosis is a disease of great importance in tropical regions. Infection occurs mainly through contact with water contaminated with the urine of infected animals, especially that of rodents. Despite the diversity and ...
Negative results for anti-Leptospira sp agglutinins in free-living Iguanas (Iguana iguana) from the Amazon region of Brazil
(Ciencia Rural, 2018-01-01) [Artigo]
Although, serological studies for leptospirosis in iguanas have already been performed, there is no report in the Amazon region. Therefore, the present study aimed to investigate the presence of anti-Leptospira sp. in free ...
DROSOPHILA S2 cell culture in a WAVE Bioreactor: potential for scaling up the production of the recombinant rabies virus glycoprotein
(Applied Microbiology And Biotechnology, 2018-06-01) [Artigo]
The transmembrane rabies virus glycoprotein (RVGP) is the main antigen of vaccine formulations used around the world to prevent rabies, the most lethal preventable infectious disease known. The objective of this work was ...
Equine neosporosis: search for antibodies in cerebrospinal fluid and sera from animals with history of ataxia
(Revista Brasileira de Medicina Veterinária, 2011) [Artigo]
Equine neosporosis is caused by the protozoans Neospora caninum and N. hughesi. Its clinical signs include hindlimb paralysis, incoordination, ataxia, and abortion. Serum and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) samples were collected ...