HEV infection in swine from Eastern Brazilian Amazon: evidence of co-infection by different subtypes
(Elsevier Science, 2012)
Hepatitis E virus (HEV) is a fecal-orally transmitted member of the genus Hepevirus that causes acute hepatitis in humans and is widely distributed throughout the world. Pigs have been reported as the main source of ...
Hepacivirus infection in domestic horses, Brazil, 2011-2013
(Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2014)
Capillaria hepatica (Bancroft, 1893) (Nematoda) entre populações indígenas e mamíferos silvestres no noroeste do Estado do Mato Grosso, Brasil, 2000
(Instituto Evandro Chagas, 2011)
Capillaria hepatica é um nematoide hepatotrópico capaz de infectar roedores e outros mamíferos. Em virtude da identificação de ovos deste helminto em amostras de fezes de indígenas do noroeste do Mato Grosso, no ano 2000, ...
Hallmarks of liver lesions in pigs naturally infected by hepatitis E virus genotype 3
(Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, 2018)
Histopathological evaluation of liver from 33 pigs slaughtered for human consumption in Amazon region, previously tested by serology and molecular techniques for hepatitis E virus infection (HEV), was analysed in three ...
Serological and molecular detection of swine hepatitis e virus (Hev) In Brazilian Eastern Amazon
(Sociedade Brasileira de Virologia, 2011)
Detection of brucella abortus DNA in the reproductive tract of buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) cows
(Fundação de Pesquisas Cientificas de Ribeirão Preto, 2019)
Brucella spp. are the pathogens responsible for brucellosis, which is a cosmopolitan and serious disease for animals and humans. Recent studies have revealed the presence of Brucella DNA in the reproductive tract tissues ...
First new world primate papillomavirus identification in the Atlantic Forest, Brazil: Alouatta guariba papillomavirus 1
(American Society for Microbiology, 2016)
We report here the complete genome sequence of the first papillomavirus detected in a New World primate, howler monkey, Alouatta guariba clamitans papillomavirus 1 (AgPV1), from the Atlantic Forest in São Paulo State, Brazil.
A novel hepatitis B virus species discovered in capuchin monkeys sheds new light on the evolution of primate hepadnaviruses
All known hepatitis B virus (HBV) genotypes occur in humans and hominoid Old World nonhuman primates (NHP). The divergent Woolly Monkey HBV (WMHBV) forms another orthohepadnavirus species. The evolutionary origins of HBV ...
A paruterinid metacestode in the liver of a Neotropical bat (Molossus molossus)
We describe a case of microscopic liver lesion caused by larval cestode in a frugivorous bat (Molossus molossus) from the Western Brazilian Amazon. Histopathological analysis of liver indicated the occurrence of metacestode ...
Hepatitis E virus infection among rural Afro-descendant communities from the eastern Brazilian amazon
(Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 2018)
The prevalence, public health impact, and epidemiological characteristics of hepatitis E virus (HEV) are poorly understood in Brazil. Methods: Serum samples from 535 individuals from three rural Afro-descendant communities ...