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- Alba-Hurtado, F.; Munoz-Guzman, M.A.; Valdivia-Anda, G.; Tortora, J.L.; Ortega-Pierres, M.G.
- Experimental parasitology 2009 v.122 no.1 pp. 1-5
- larva migrans, etc ; Toxocara canis; Meriones unguiculatus; gerbils; animal disease models; nematode larvae; tissue distribution; humoral immunity; antibody formation; excretory-secretory products; antigens; antibody detection; clinical examination; signs and symptoms (animals and humans); Show all 14 Subjects
- ... In this study, Mongolian gerbils were used to analyse features of Toxocara infection that included larval migration, humoral immune responses to Toxocara canis excretory-secretory antigens (TES) and aspects of host physiology. At day 10 post-infection (p.i.) most larvae were in the intestine and the lungs while later the total number of larvae was higher in the carcass tissue; the number of larvae ...