Ocorrência de hepatites virais, helmintíases e protozooses em primatas neotropicais procedentes de criação domiciliar: afecções de transmissão fecal-oral com potencial zoonótico
(Instituto Evandro Chagas, 2010)
A criação de primatas não humanos em domícilio não é permitida pela legislação ambiental. Entretanto, na Região Amazônica é comum encontrar primatas não humanos convivendo em ambientes familiares. Essa interface favorece ...
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 ...
Serological detection of hepatitis A virus in free-ranging neotropical primates (Sapajus spp., Alouatta caraya) from the Paraná river basin, Brazil
(Universidade de São Paulo, 2016)
Nonhuman primates are considered as the natural hosts of Hepatitis A virus (HAV), as well as other pathogens, and can serve as natural sentinels to investigate epizootics and endemic diseases that are of public health ...
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 ...
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 ...
Tuberculosis caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex in a captive Tapir (Tapirus terrestris)
(Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, 2018)
Background: Tuberculosis is an infectious disease caused by the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex has already been identified in a great number of wild species. Captive animals may have a potential source for zoonoses, ...