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- Savitsky, I., et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Veterinary parasitology 2015 v.212 no.3-4 pp. 375-378
- Corvus monedula; DNA; Neospora caninum; agglutination tests; brain; crows; disease prevalence; fluorescent antibody technique; hosts; pathogens; polymerase chain reaction; seroprevalence; Israel
- ... A cross-sectional Neospora caninum seroprevalence study was performed on free ranging crows (Corvus cornix, Corvus monedula and Corvus splendens) from Israel in order to assess their exposure to this pathogen and evaluate their role as potential hosts or as sentinels of infection. Using the modified agglutination test (MAT) with a cutoff titer of 1:100, 30 out of 183 crows (16.4%) were found to be ...