You are in the accessibility menu

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
Full metadata record
DC FieldValueLanguage
dc.contributor.authorFleischman, D. A.-
dc.contributor.authorChomel, B. B.-
dc.contributor.authorKasten, R. W.-
dc.contributor.authorAndre, M. R.-
dc.contributor.authorGonçalves, L. R.-
dc.contributor.authorMachado, R. Z.-
dc.identifier.citationEpidemiology And Infection. New York: Cambridge Univ Press, v. 143, n. 3, p. 573-577, 2015.-
dc.description.abstractWild canids are potential hosts for numerous species of Bartonella, yet little research has been done to quantify their infection rates in South America. We sought to investigate Bartonella seroprevalence in captive wild canids from 19 zoos in São Paulo and Mato Grosso states, Brazil. Blood samples were collected from 97 wild canids belonging to four different native species and three European wolves (Canis lupus). Indirect immunofluorescent antibody testing was performed to detect the presence of B. henselae, B. vinsonii subsp. berkhoffii, B. clarridgeiae, and B. rochalimae. Overall, Bartonella antibodies were detected in 11 of the canids, including five (12·8%) of 39 crab-eating foxes (Cerdocyon thous), three (11·1%) of 27 bush dogs (Speothos venaticus), two (8·7%) of 23 maned wolves (Chrysocyon brachyurus) and one (12·5%) of eight hoary foxes (Lycalopex vetulus), with titres ranging from 1:64 to 1:512. Knowing that many species of canids make excellent reservoir hosts for Bartonella, and that there is zoonotic potential for all Bartonella spp. tested for, it will be important to conduct further research in non-captive wild canids to gain an accurate understanding of Bartonella infection in free-ranging wild canids in South America.en
dc.publisherCambridge Univ Press-
dc.sourceWeb of Science-
dc.subjectSouth Americaen
dc.subjectBush dogen
dc.subjectCrab-eating foxen
dc.subjectHoary foxen
dc.subjectManed wolfen
dc.subjectWild canidsen
dc.titleBartonella clarridgeiae and Bartonella vinsonii subsp berkhoffii exposure in captive wild canids in Brazilen
dc.contributor.institutionUniversity of California-
dc.contributor.institutionUniversidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP)-
dc.description.affiliationDepartment of Population Health and Reproduction, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA, USA-
dc.description.affiliationUnespImmunoparasitology Laboratory, Department of Veterinary Pathology, University of São Paulo State, UNESP, Faculty of Agrarian and Veterinarian Sciences, Jaboticabal, São Paulo, Brazil-
dc.rights.accessRightsAcesso restrito-
dc.relation.ispartofEpidemiology And Infection-
Appears in Collections:Artigos, TCCs, Teses e Dissertações da Unesp

There are no files associated with this item.

Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.