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- Cachola, Patrícia, et al. Show all 13 Authors
- Parasites & vectors 2019 v.12 no.1 pp. 128
- DNA; Leishmania infantum; Phlebotomus perniciosus; animal health; antibodies; antibody formation; biomarkers; blood; cats; collars; dogs; flumethrin; imidacloprid; immunoglobulin G; leishmaniasis; monitoring; risk; saliva; Asia; Mediterranean region; Middle East; South America
- ... BACKGROUND: Zoonotic leishmaniosis, caused by the protozoan Leishmania infantum, is a public and animal health problem in Asia, Central and South America, the Middle East and the Mediterranean Basin. Several phlebotomine sand fly species from the subgenus Larroussius are vectors of L. infantum. Data from dogs living in endemic areas of leishmaniosis advocate the use of antibody response to phlebot ...