Indoor residual spraying practices against Triatoma infestans in the Bolivian Chaco: contributing factors to suboptimal insecticide delivery to treated households
Indoor residual spraying (IRS) of insecticides is a key method to reduce vector transmission of Trypanosoma cruzi, causing Chagas disease in a large part of South America. However, the successes of IRS in the Gra... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 16, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Raquel Gon çalves, Rhiannon A. E. Logan, Hanafy M. Ismail, Mark J. I. Paine, Caryn Bern and Orin Courtenay Tags: Research Source Type: research

Genetic diversity of vector-borne pathogens in spotted and brown hyenas from Namibia and Tanzania relates to ecological conditions rather than host taxonomy
Improved knowledge on vector-borne pathogens in wildlife will help determine their effect on host species at the population and individual level and whether these are affected by anthropogenic factors such as ... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 16, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: J ürgen Krücken, Gábor Á. Czirják, Sabrina Ramünke, Maria Serocki, Sonja K. Heinrich, Jörg Melzheimer, M. Carolina Costa, Heribert Hofer, Ortwin H. K. Aschenborn, Nancy A. Barker, Stefano Capodanno, Luís Madeira de Carvalho, Georg von Samson-Himme Tags: Research Source Type: research

Correction to: First multilocus sequence typing (MLST) of Giardia duodenalis isolates from humans in Romania
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 15, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Carmen Costache, Zsuzsa Kalm ár, Horațiu Alexandru Colosi, Alina Mihaela Baciu, Răzvan Vlad Opriş, Adriana Györke and Ioana Alina Colosi Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Early onset of clinical leishmaniosis in a litter of pups with evidence of in utero transmission
Canine leishmaniosis (CanL) is a zoonotic disease caused by Leishmania infantum. Although usually transmitted by phlebotomine sand flies, infection by vertical transmission and by blood transfusion have also been... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 15, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Harold Salant, Yaarit Nachum ‑Biala, Barbara Feinmesser, Maya Perelmutter and Gad Baneth Tags: Research Source Type: research

Metabolic profiling of liver and faeces in mice infected with echinococcosis
Echinococcosis is a severe zoonotic parasitic disease which severely affects the health of the hosts. The diagnosis of echinococcosis depends mainly on imaging examination. However, the patient is often in the... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 14, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Mingxing Zhu, Xiancai Du, Hongxia Xu, Songhao Yang, Chan Wang, Yazhou Zhu, Tingrui Zhang and Wei Zhao Tags: Research Source Type: research

Early onset of pre-lethal effects of lotilaner (Credelio ®) on Amblyomma americanum ticks on experimentally infested dogs
The objective of this study was to assess early-onset lotilaner effects on the motility and weights of Amblyo... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 13, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Martha J. Wenger, Todd M. Kollasch, Madeline C. Burke, Livvy Jones, Casey Locklear, Makaela Hedberg, Lauren Miller, Sydnie Reeves, Debra Ritchie, Anthony J. Rumschlag, William G. Ryan, Vicki Smith, Cameron Sutherland, Kathryn E. Reif and Brian H. Herrin Tags: Research Source Type: research

Excretion of Histomonas meleagridis following experimental co-infection of distinct chicken lines with Heterakis gallinarum and Ascaridia galli
Histomonosis is a severe re-emerging disease of poultry caused by Histomonas meleagridis, a protozoan parasite which survives in the environment via the cecal worm Heterakis gallinarum. Following infection, the p... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 13, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: G ürbüz Daş, Lukas Wachter, Manuel Stehr, Ivana Bilic, Beatrice Grafl, Patricia Wernsdorf, Cornelia C. Metges, Michael Hess and Dieter Liebhart Tags: Research Source Type: research

Comparison of four outdoor mosquito trapping methods as potential replacements for human landing catches in western Kenya
Longitudinal monitoring of outdoor-biting malaria vector populations is becoming increasingly important in understanding the dynamics of residual malaria transmission. However, the human landing catch (HLC), t... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 12, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Bernard Abong ’o, John E. Gimnig, Bradley Longman, Tobias Odongo, Celestine Wekesa, Amos Webwile, Benjamin Oloo, Mercy Nduta, Margaret Muchoki, Diana Omoke, Daniel Wacira, Kevin Opondo, Eric Ochomo, Stephen Munga, Martin J. Donnelly and Richard M. Oxbor Tags: Research Source Type: research

Frequency of detection and load of amastigotes in the pancreas of Leishmania infantum-seropositive dogs: clinical signs and histological changes
Zoonotic visceral leishmaniasis is caused by the protozoan Leishmania infantum and is highly lethal in humans and dogs if left untreated. The frequency of this parasite and associated histological changes in the ... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 12, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: William de Oliveira Kost, Sandro Antonio Pereira, Fabiano Borges Figueiredo, Artur Augusto Velho Mendes Junior, Maria de F átima Madeira, Luciana de Freitas Campos Miranda, Raquel de Vasconcellos Carvalhaes de Oliveira, Luiz Cláudio Ferreira, Fernanda N Tags: Research Source Type: research

Screening and identification of Theileria annulata subtelomere-encoded variable secreted protein-950454 (SVSP454) interacting proteins from bovine B cells
Theileria annulata is a protozoan parasite that can infect and transform bovine B cells, macrophages, and dendritic cells. The mechanism of the transformation is still not well understood, and some parasite molec... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 11, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Zhi Li, Junlong Liu, Quanying Ma, Aihong Liu, Youquan Li, Guiquan Guan, Jianxun Luo and Hong Yin Tags: Research Source Type: research

Successful experimental infant baboon model for childhood cryptosporidiosis studies
Cryptosporidiosis causes high morbidity and mortality in children under 2 years of age globally. The lack of an appropriate animal model that mimics the pathogenesis of disease in humans has hampered the devel... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 10, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Ngalla E. Jillani, Atunga Nyachieo, Daniel C. Chai and James Nyabuga Nyariki Tags: Research Source Type: research

Poor vector competence of the human flea, Pulex irritans, to transmit Yersinia pestis
The human flea, Pulex irritans, is widespread globally and has a long association with humans, one of its principal hosts. Its role in plague transmission is still under discussion, although its high prevalence i... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 10, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Ad élaïde Miarinjara, David M. Bland, James R. Belthoff and B. Joseph Hinnebusch Tags: Research Source Type: research

Comparison of mitochondrial genome and development of specific PCR primers for identifying two scuticociliates, Pseudocohnilembus persalinus and Uronema marinum
Pseudocohnilembus persalinus and Uronema marinum (Ciliophora, Scuticociliatia), as parasitic scuticociliatid ciliates, were isolated from Scophthalmus maximus and Takifugu rubripes, respectively, in our previous ... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 10, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Yu-Xi Huang, Sen Wang, Yan-Qi Gao, Jie-Hu Chen, Xiu-Li Wang and Rui-Jun Li Tags: Research Source Type: research

Dengue fever and insecticide resistance in Aedes mosquitoes in Southeast Asia: a review
Dengue fever is the most important mosquito-borne viral disease in Southeast Asia. Insecticides remain the most effective vector control approach for Aedes mosquitoes. Four main classes of insecticides are widely... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 10, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Soon Jian Gan, Yong Qi Leong, Muhammad Fakrul Hakim bin Barhanuddin, Siew Tung Wong, Shew Fung Wong, Joon Wah Mak and Rohani Binti Ahmad Tags: Review Source Type: research

TBP and SNAP50 transcription factors bind specifically to the Pr77 promoter sequence from trypanosomatid non-LTR retrotransposons
Trypanosomatid genomes are colonized by active and inactive mobile DNA elements, such as LINE, SINE-like, SIDER and DIRE retrotransposons. These elements all share a 77-nucleotide-long sequence at their 5 ′ end... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 9, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Francisco Mac ías, Raquel Afonso-Lehmann, Patricia E. Carreira and M. Carmen Thomas Tags: Research Source Type: research

The effects of DENV serotype competition and co-infection on viral kinetics in Wolbachia-infected and uninfected Aedes aegypti mosquitoes
The Aedes aegypti mosquito is responsible for the transmission of several medically important arthropod-borne viruses, including multiple serotypes of dengue virus (DENV-1, -2, -3, and -4). Competition within the... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 9, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: M. Novelo, M. D. Audsley and E. A. McGraw Tags: Research Source Type: research

A strong effect of individual compliance with mass drug administration for lymphatic filariasis on sustained clearance of soil-transmitted helminth infections
The impact of semiannual mass drug administration (MDA) with albendazole (ALB; 400 mg) alone on lymphatic filariasis (LF) and soil-transmitted helminth (STH) infections was assessed during two trials conducted... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 8, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: J érémy T. Campillo, Naomi P. Awaca-Uvon, Jean-Paul Tambwe, Godefroy Kuyangisa-Simuna, Johnny Vlaminck, Gary J. Weil, Michel Boussinesq, Cédric B. Chesnais and Sébastien D. S. Pion Tags: Research Source Type: research

Fine-scale estimation of key life-history parameters of malaria vectors: implications for next-generation vector control technologies
Mosquito control has the potential to significantly reduce malaria burden on a region, but to influence public health policy must also show cost-effectiveness. Gaps in our knowledge of mosquito population dyna... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 8, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Aaron L. Morris, Azra Ghani and Neil Ferguson Tags: Research Source Type: research

Spatial and temporal population dynamics of male and female Aedes albopictus at a local scale in Medell ín, Colombia
Diseases transmitted by invasive Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus mosquitoes are public health issues in the tropics and subtropics. Understanding the ecology of mosquito vectors is essential for the developmen... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 8, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Carolina Camargo, Catalina Alfonso-Parra, Sebasti án Díaz, Diego F. Rincon, Luis Felipe Ramírez-Sánchez, Juliana Agudelo, Luisa M. Barrientos, Sara Villa-Arias and Frank W. Avila Tags: Research Source Type: research

Filaricidal activity of Daniellia oliveri and Psorospermum febrifugum extracts
Drugs currently used for controlling onchocerciasis and lymphatic filariasis (LF) are mainly microfilaricidal, with minimal or no effect on the adult worms. For efficient management of these diseases, it is ne... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 7, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Melanie Abongwa, Moses Samje, Godfred A. Ayimele, Smith B. Babiaka, Christina Bulman, Judy Sakanari, Nick J. Koszewski, Saurabh Verma, Jesse Goff, Fidelis Cho-Ngwa, Richard J. Martin and Alan P. Robertson Tags: Research Source Type: research

Diagnosis and clinical management of canine leishmaniosis by general veterinary practitioners: a questionnaire-based survey in Portugal
Canine leishmaniosis (CanL) can be appropriately managed following international recommendations. However, few studies have assessed the preferred protocols in real-life veterinary practice and whether these a... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 7, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Marta Monteiro, Sara Prata, Lu ís Cardoso, Isabel Pereira da Fonseca and Rodolfo Oliveira Leal Tags: Research Source Type: research

Infectivity of gastropod-shed third-stage larvae of Angiostrongylus vasorum and Crenosoma vulpis to dogs
Metastrongyloid parasites Angiostrongylus vasorum and Crenosoma vulpis infect wild and domestic canids and are important pathogens in dogs. Recent studies indicate that gastropod intermediate hosts infected with ... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 7, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: William Robbins, Gary Conboy, Spencer Greenwood and Roland Schaper Tags: Research Source Type: research

Global transcriptome landscape of the rabbit protozoan parasite Eimeria stiedae
Coccidiosis caused by Eimeria stiedae is a widespread and economically significant disease of rabbits. The lack of studies on the life-cycle development and host interactions of E. stiedae at the molecular level ... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 7, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Yue Xie, Jie Xiao, Xuan Zhou, Xiaobin Gu, Ran He, Jing Xu, Bo Jing, Xuerong Peng and Guangyou Yang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Evaluation on two types of paramyosin vaccines for the control of Haemaphysalis longicornis infestations in rabbits
Haemaphysalis longicornis is an obligate hematophagous ectoparasite that transmits a variety of pathogens causing life-threatening diseases in humans and animals. Paramyosin (Pmy) is not only an invertebrate-spec... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 7, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Pin-Xing Wu, Xue-Jiao Cui, Mi-Xue Cao, Li-Hong Lv, Hong-Meng Dong, Shu-Wen Xiao, Jing-Ze Liu and Yong-Hong Hu Tags: Short report Source Type: research

Temperature and food sources influence subadult development and blood-feeding response of Culicoides obsoletus (sensu lato) under laboratory conditions
Culicoides obsoletus (s.l.) is the most abundant Culicoides species in northern Europe and an important vector of bluetongue virus and Schmallenberg virus. Nevertheless, information on its subadult life stages re... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 5, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Claudia Van den Eynde, Charlotte Sohier, Severine Matthijs and Nick De Regge Tags: Methodology Source Type: research

Recent aspects on epidemiology, clinical disease, and genetic diversity of Toxoplasma gondii infections in Australasian marsupials
Toxoplasma gondii infections are common in humans and animals worldwide. Among all intermediate hosts of T. gondii, captive marsupials from Australia and New Zealand are highly susceptible to clinical toxoplasmos... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 5, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Jitender P. Dubey, Fernando H. A. Murata, Camila K. Cerqueira-C ézar, Oliver C. H. Kwok, Chunlei Su and Michael E. Grigg Tags: Review Source Type: research

The effects of plant cysteine proteinases on the nematode cuticle
Plant-derived cysteine proteinases of the papain family (CPs) attack nematodes by digesting the cuticle, leading to rupture and death of the worm. The nematode cuticle is composed of collagens and cuticlins, b... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 5, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Victor S. Njom, Tim Winks, Oumu Diallo, Ann Lowe, Jerzy Behnke, Mark J. Dickman, Ian Duce, Iain Johnstone and David J. Buttle Tags: Research Source Type: research

Mosquito vector proteins homologous to α1-3 galactosyl transferases of tick vectors in the context of protective immunity against malaria and hypersensitivity to vector bites
An epitope, Gal α1-3Galβ1-4GlcNAc-R, termed α-gal, is present in glycoconjugates of New World monkeys (platyrrhines) and other mammals but not in hominoids and Old World monkeys (catarrhines). The difference is... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 5, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Ranjan Ramasamy Tags: Short report Source Type: research

Lack of detectable short-term effects of a single dose of ivermectin on the human immune system
Ivermectin is widely used in human and animal medicine to treat and prevent parasite nematode infections. It has been suggested that its mode of action requires the host immune system, as it is difficult to re... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 5, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Natalie E. Wilson, Barbara J. Reaves and Adrian J. Wolstenholme Tags: Research Source Type: research

Field study to investigate the effectiveness and safety of a novel orally administered combination drug product containing milbemycin oxime and lotilaner (Credelio ® Plus) against natural flea and tick infestations on dogs presented as veterinary patients in Europe
A pivotal randomised, blinded, positive-controlled, multicentre, European field study was conducted to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of a novel combination tablet of lotilaner and milbemycin oxime (Cre... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 4, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Sophie Forster, Scott Wiseman and Daniel E. Snyder Tags: Research Source Type: research

lncRNA028466 regulates Th1/Th2 cytokine expression and associates with Echinococcus granulosus antigen P29 immunity
Cystic echinococcosis (CE) is a parasitic disease that is caused by Echinococcus granulosus (Eg). The recombinant Echinococcus granulosus antigen P29 (rEg.P29) was shown to confer effective immunity to sheep and ... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 3, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Chan Wang, Song-Hao Yang, Nan Niu, Jia Tao, Xian-Cai Du, Ji-Hui Yang, Ming-Xing Zhu, Ya-Na Wang and Wei Zhao Tags: Research Source Type: research

Host –multiparasite interactions in amphibians: a review
Parasites, including viruses, bacteria, fungi, protists, helminths, and arthropods, are ubiquitous in the animal kingdom. Consequently, hosts are frequently infected with more than one parasite species simulta... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 3, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: D ávid Herczeg, János Ujszegi, Andrea Kásler, Dóra Holly and Attila Hettyey Tags: Review Source Type: research

Global trend of Plasmodium malariae and Plasmodium ovale spp. malaria infections in the last two decades (2000 –2020): a systematic review and meta-analysis
Recent studies indicate that the prevalence of non-falciparum malaria, including Plasmodium malariae and Plasmodium ovale spp., is increasing, with some complications in infected individuals. The aim of this revi... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 3, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Joseph Hawadak, Rodrigue Roman Dongang Nana and Vineeta Singh Tags: Review Source Type: research

Atypical behavior of a black fly species connects cavity-nesting birds with generalist blood parasites in an arid area of Spain
The feeding behavior of bloodsucking insects determines the transmission, distribution, host spectrum and evolution of blood parasites in the wild. Conventional wisdom suggests that some vector groups (e.g. bl... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 3, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Nayden Chakarov, Jes ús Veiga, Ignacio Ruiz-Arrondo and Francisco Valera Tags: Research Source Type: research

Seropositivity to canine tick-borne pathogens in a population of sick dogs in Italy
Canine vector-borne diseases (CVBDs) associated to ticks are among the most important health issues affecting dogs. In Italy, Ehrlichia canis, Anaplasma spp., Rickettsia conorii and Borrelia burgdorferi (s.l.) ha... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 2, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Jairo Alfonso Mendoza-Roldan, Giovanni Benelli, Marcos Antonio Bezerra-Santos, Viet-Linh Nguyen, Giuseppe Conte, Roberta Iatta, Tommaso Furlanello and Domenico Otranto Tags: Research Source Type: research

Diversity of tsetse flies and trypanosome species circulating in the area of Lake Iro in southeastern Chad
African trypanosomiases are vector-borne diseases that affect humans and livestock in sub-Saharan Africa. Although data have been collected on tsetse fauna as well as trypanosome infections in tsetse flies and... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 2, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Djoukzoumka Signaboubo, Vincent Khan Payne, Ibrahim Mahamat Alhadj Moussa, Hassane Mahamat Hassane, Petra Berger, Soerge Kelm and Gustave Simo Tags: Research Source Type: research

An update on the distribution of Glossina (tsetse flies) at the wildlife-human-livestock interface of Akagera National Park, Rwanda
Glossina (tsetse flies) biologically transmit trypanosomes that infect both humans and animals. Knowledge of their distribution patterns is a key element to better understand the transmission dynamics of trypanos... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - June 2, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Richard S. Gashururu, Samuel M. Githigia, Methode N. Gasana, Richard Habimana, Ndichu Maingi, Giuliano Cecchi, Massimo Paone, Weining Zhao, Daniel K. Masiga and James Gashumba Tags: Research Source Type: research

Evaluation of factors influencing tick bites and tick-borne infections: a longitudinal study
Various tick-borne infections like borreliosis and rickettsiosis pose a health risk to humans in many parts of the world. We investigated seroprevalence of and seroconversion to Borrelia burgdorferi and Rickettsi... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - May 29, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Bo B ødker Jensen, Mie Topholm Bruun, Per Moestrup Jensen, Andreas Kristian Pedersen, Pierre-Edouard Fournier, Sigurdur Skarphedinsson and Ming Chen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Report of the 2018 annual meeting of the Asia Pacific Malaria Elimination Network Vector Control Working Group: harnessing skills and knowledge for malaria elimination across the Asia Pacific
The 2018 Asia Pacific Malaria Elimination Network ’s Vector Control Working Group (APMEN VCWG) annual meeting took place 3–5 September 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand. It was designed to be a forum for entomology and... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - May 29, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Latifeh Dahmash, Allison Tatarsky, Fe Esperanza Espino, Theeraphap Chareonviriyaphap, Michael B. Macdonald, Jettsumon Sattabongkot Prachumsri, Pradeep Srivastava, Christina Rundi and Jeffrey Hii Tags: Meeting report Source Type: research

Ecology, seasonality and host preferences of Austrian Phlebotomus (Transphlebotomus) mascittii Grassi, 1908, populations
Sand flies are principal vectors of the protozoan parasites Leishmania spp. and are widely distributed in all warmer regions of the world, including the Mediterranean parts of Europe. In Central European countrie... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - May 29, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Edwin Kniha, Markus Milchram, V ít Dvořák, Petr Halada, Adelheid G. Obwaller, Wolfgang Poeppl, Gerhard Mooseder, Petr Volf and Julia Walochnik Tags: Research Source Type: research

Field study to investigate the effectiveness and safety of a novel orally administered combination drug product containing milbemycin oxime and lotilaner (Credelio ® Plus) for the prevention of heartworm disease (Dirofilaria immitis) in client-owned dogs in the USA
Dirofilaria immitis, a globally distributed filarial parasite of dogs, is known to cause serious or fatal cardiopulmonary disease. Client-owned dogs were enrolled in a clinical field study in the USA to evaluate ... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - May 28, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Lisa M. Young, Scott Wiseman, Elizabeth Crawley, Kim Wallace and Daniel E. Snyder Tags: Research Source Type: research

Long-term and acute safety of a novel orally administered combination drug product containing milbemycin oxime and lotilaner (Credelio ® Plus) in juvenile and adult dogs
The combination of milbemycin oxime (MO) and lotilaner (Credelio ® Plus) is a novel systemic endectocide that provides month-long effectiveness in dogs after a single oral treatment. The safety of Credelio® Plus f... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - May 28, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Kari L. Riggs and Scott Wiseman Tags: Research Source Type: research

Credelio ® Plus: a novel oral endectocide for dogs
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Source: Parasites and Vectors - May 28, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Donato Traversa Tags: Comment Source Type: research

Identification of tick-borne pathogens by metagenomic next-generation sequencing in Dermacentor nuttalli and Ixodes persulcatus in Inner Mongolia, China
Hard ticks act as arthropod vectors in the transmission of human and animal pathogens and are widely distributed in northern China. The aim of this study is to screen the important tick-borne pathogens (TBPs) ... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - May 27, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Jun Jiao, Zhiyu Lu, Yonghui Yu, Yangxuan Ou, Mengjiao Fu, Yuee Zhao, Nier Wu, Mingliang Zhao, Yan Liu, Yi Sun, Bohai Wen, Dongsheng Zhou, Qinghong Yuan and Xiaolu Xiong Tags: Research Source Type: research

Spatio-temporal modelling of Culicoides Latreille (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) populations on Reunion Island (Indian Ocean)
Reunion Island regularly faces outbreaks of bluetongue and epizootic hemorrhagic diseases, two insect-borne orbiviral diseases of ruminants. Hematophagous midges of the genus Culicoides (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae)... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - May 27, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Yannick Grimaud, Annelise Tran, Samuel Benkimoun, Floriane Boucher, Olivier Esnault, Catherine C être-Sossah, Eric Cardinale, Claire Garros and Hélène Guis Tags: Research Source Type: research

Eave and swarm collections prove effective for biased captures of male Anopheles gambiae mosquitoes in Uganda
Traditional malaria vector sampling techniques bias collections towards female mosquitoes. Comprehensive understanding of vector dynamics requires balanced vector sampling of both males and females. Male mosqu... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - May 26, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Krystal Birungi, Danspaid P. Mabuka, Victor Balyesima, Annet Namukwaya, Elinor W. Chemoges, Sylvia Kiwuwa-Muyingo, C. Matilda Collins, Frederic Tripet and Jonathan K. Kayondo Tags: Research Source Type: research

Temporal and geographic analysis of trichinellosis incidence in Chile with risk assessment
Trichinellosis is a foodborne disease caused by several Trichinella species around the world. In Chile, the domestic cycle was fairly well-studied in previous decades, but has been neglected in recent years. The ... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - May 26, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Carlos Landaeta-Aqueveque, Salvador Ayala, Denis Poblete-Toledo and Mauricio Canals Tags: Short report Source Type: research

Proteomics analysis reveals that the proto-oncogene eIF-5A indirectly influences the growth, invasion and replication of Toxoplasma gondii tachyzoite
The proliferative stage (tachyzoite) of Toxoplasma gondii (T. gondii) is critical for its transmission and pathogenesis, and a proto-oncogene eukaryotic translation initiation factor (eIF-5A) plays an important r... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - May 26, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Xinchao Liu, Chunjing Li, Xiaoyu Li, Muhammad Ehsan, Mingmin Lu, Ke Li, Lixin Xu, Ruofeng Yan, Xiaokai Song and XiangRui Li Tags: Research Source Type: research

Involvement of TLR4 signaling regulated-COX2/PGE2 axis in liver fibrosis induced by Schistosoma japonicum infection
Hepatic stellate cell (HSC) activation plays a pivotal role in hepatic inflammation and liver fibrosis. TLR4 pathway activation has been reported to be involved in mice liver fibrosis induced by hepatitis viru... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - May 25, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Lan Chen, Xiaofang Ji, Manni Wang, Xiaoyan Liao, Cuiying Liang, Juanjuan Tang, Zhencheng Wen, Ferrandon Dominique and Zi Li Tags: Research Source Type: research

The high risk of malarial recurrence in patients with Plasmodium-mixed infection after treatment with antimalarial drugs: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Malaria mixed infections are often unrecognized by microscopists in the hospitals, and a delay or failure to treat Plasmodium-mixed infection may lead to aggravated morbidity and increased mortality. The present ... (Source: Parasites and Vectors)
Source: Parasites and Vectors - May 25, 2021 Category: Microbiology Authors: Aongart Mahittikorn, Frederick Ramirez Masangkay, Kwuntida Uthaisar Kotepui, Giovanni De Jesus Milanez and Manas Kotepui Tags: Research Source Type: research