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- Santin, Monica, et al. Show all 2 Author
- The journal of eukaryotic microbiology 2015 v.62 no.1 pp. 34-43
- Cryptosporidium; Giardia lamblia; Odocoileus virginianus; adults; deer; fawns; feces; genotype; humans; parasites; pathogens; polymerase chain reaction; Maryland
- ... Despite a white‐tailed deer (WTD) population in the United States of approximately 32 million animals extremely little is known of the prevalence and species of the protists that infect these animals. This study was undertaken to determine the presence of potential human protist pathogens in culled WTD in central Maryland. Feces from fawns to adults were examined by molecular methods. The prevalen ...