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Immune response and performance of growing Santa Ines lambs to artificial Trichostrongylus colubriformis infections
(Veterinary Parasitology, 2011-12-15) [Artigo]
This study was carried out to evaluate the immune response and the impact of Trichostrongylus colubriformis infections on the performance of growing Santa Ines lambs. Thirty male lambs, 3-4 months of age, were maintained ...
Influence of protein supplementation during late pregnancy and lactation on the resistance of Santa Ines and Ile de France ewes to Haemonchus contortus
(Veterinary Parasitology, 2011-09-27) [Artigo]
This experiment aimed to evaluate the effect of periparturient metabolizable protein (MP) nutrition on resistance to Haemonchus contortus in single rearing Ile de France and Santa Ines ewes. The restriction-fed iso-energetic ...
Protection of calves against Haemonchus placei and Haemonchus contortus after immunization with gut membrane proteins from H. contortus
(Parasite Immunology, 2011-07-01) [Artigo]
A vaccine containing integral membrane glycoproteins from the intestine of Haemonchus contortus was evaluated in four groups of nine worm-free calves challenged with either 8000 H. contortus or Haemonchus placei infective ...
Experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis evolution was not modified by multiple infections with Strongyloides venezuelensis
(Parasite Immunology, 2011-05-01) [Artigo]
P>According to the hygiene hypothesis, the increased incidence of allergic and autoimmune diseases in developed countries is mainly explained by the decreased contact between the human population and certain environmental ...
Migratory route of Strongyloides venezuelensis in Lewis rats: Comparison of histological analyses and PCR
(Experimental Parasitology, 2011-02-01) [Artigo]
Strongyloides venezuelensis is a parasitic nematode that has been used as a model to study human and animal strongyloidiasis. In this study, we compared the sensitivity between traditional methodologies and PCR assay to ...