Open Access
Research Article
Volume 22, 2015
Article Number 14
Number of page(s) 8
Published online 25 March 2015
  1. Ajzenberg D, Collinet F, Mercier A, Vignoles P, Dardé ML. 2010. Genotyping of Toxoplasma gondii isolates with 15 microsatellite markers in a single multiplex PCR assay. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 48(12), 4641–4645. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  2. Al-Khalidi NW, Dubey JP. 1979. Prevalence of Toxoplasma gondii infection in horses. Journal of Parasitology, 65(2), 331–334. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  3. Alanazi AD, Alyousif MS. 2011. Prevalence of antibodies to Toxoplasma gondii in horses in Riyadh Province, Saudi Arabia. Journal of Parasitology, 97(5), 943–945. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  4. Alvarado-Esquivel C, Rodriguez-Pena S, Villena I, Dubey JP. 2012. Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii infection in domestic horses in Durango State, Mexico. Journal of Parasitology, 98(5), 944–945. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  5. Bartova E, Sedlak K, Syrova M, Literak I. 2010. Neospora spp. and Toxoplasma gondii antibodies in horses in the Czech Republic. Parasitology Research, 107(4), 783–785. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  6. Boughattas S, Bergaoui R, Essid R, Aoun K, Bouratbine A. 2011. Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii infection among horses in Tunisia. Parasite and Vectors, 4, 218. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  7. Cabral AD, D’Auria SR, Camargo MC, Rosa AR, Sodre MM, Galvao-Dias MA, Jordao LR, Dubey JP, Gennari SM, Pena HF. 2014. Seroepidemiology of Toxoplasma gondii infection in bats from Sao Paulo city, Brazil. Veterinary Parasitology, 206(3–4), 293–296. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  8. Cook AJ, Gilbert RE, Buffolano W, Zufferey J, Petersen E, Jenum PA, Foulon W, Semprini AE, Dunn DT. 2000. Sources of Toxoplasma infection in pregnant women: European multicentre case-control study. European Research Network on Congenital Toxoplasmosis. British Medical Journal, 321(7254), 142–147. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  9. Dangoudoubiyam S, Oliveira JB, Viquez C, Gomez-Garcia A, Gonzalez O, Romero JJ, Kwok OC, Dubey JP, Howe DK. 2011. Detection of antibodies against Sarcocystis neurona, Neospora spp., and Toxoplasma gondii in horses from Costa Rica. Journal of Parasitology, 97(3), 522–524. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  10. Desmonts G, Remington JS. 1980. Direct agglutination test for diagnosis of Toxoplasma infection: method for increasing sensitivity and specificity. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 11(6), 562–568. [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  11. Dubey JP. 1985. Persistence of encysted Toxoplasma gondii in tissues of equids fed oocysts. American Journal of Veterinary Research, 46(8), 1753–1754. [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  12. Dubey JP. 1988. Long-term persistence of Toxoplasma gondii in tissues of pigs inoculated with Toxoplasma gondii oocysts and effect of freezing on viability of tissue cysts in pork. American Journal of Veterinary Research, 49(6), 910–913. [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  13. Dubey JP. 1997. Validation of the specificity of the modified agglutination test for toxoplasmosis in pigs. Veterinary Parasitology, 71(4), 307–310. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  14. Dubey JP. 1998. Refinement of pepsin digestion method for isolation of Toxoplasma gondii from infected tissues. Veterinary Parasitology, 74(1), 75–77. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  15. Dubey JP, Desmonts G. 1987. Serological responses of equids fed Toxoplasma gondii oocysts. Equine Veterinary Journal, 19(4), 337–339. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  16. Dubey JP, Jones JL. 2008. Toxoplasma gondii infection in humans and animals in the United States. International Journal for Parasitology, 38(11), 1257–1278. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  17. Dubey JP, Sundar N, Hill D, Velmurugan GV, Bandini LA, Kwok OC, Majumdar D, Su C. 2008. High prevalence and abundant atypical genotypes of Toxoplasma gondii isolated from lambs destined for human consumption in the USA. International Journal for Parasitology, 38(8–9), 999–1006. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  18. Dubey JP, Thulliez P, Romand S, Kwok OC, Shen SK, Gamble HR. 1999. Serologic prevalence of Toxoplasma gondii in horses slaughtered for food in North America. Veterinary Parasitology, 86(4), 235–238. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  19. Elbez-Rubinstein A, Ajzenberg D, Dardé ML, Cohen R, Dumètre A, Yera H, Gondon E, Janaud JC, Thulliez P. 2009. Congenital toxoplasmosis and reinfection during pregnancy: case report, strain characterization, experimental model of reinfection, and review. Journal of Infectious Diseases, 199(2), 280–285. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  20. Evers F, Garcia JL, Navarro IT, Zulpo DL, Nino Bde S, Ewald MP, Pagliari S, Almeida JC, Freire RL. 2013. Diagnosis and isolation of Toxoplasma gondii in horses from Brazilian slaughterhouses. Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária, 22(1), 58–63. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  21. Filisetti D, Cocquerelle V, Pfaff A, Villard O, Candolfi E. 2010. Placental testing for Toxoplasma gondii is not useful to diagnose congenital toxoplasmosis. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 29(7), 665–667. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  22. Finger MA, Villalobos EM, Lara Mdo C, Cunha EM, Barros Filho IR, Deconto I, Dornbusch PT, Ullmann LS, Biondo AW. 2013. Detection of anti-Toxoplasma gondii antibodies in carthorses in the metropolitan region of Curitiba, Parana. Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária, 22(1), 179–181. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  23. Gamble HR, Dubey JP, Lambillotte DN. 2005. Comparison of a commercial ELISA with the modified agglutination test for detection of Toxoplasma infection in the domestic pig. Veterinary Parasitology, 128(3–4), 177–181. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  24. Garcia-Bocanegra I, Cabezon O, Arenas-Montes A, Carbonero A, Dubey JP, Perea A, Almeria S. 2012. Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii in equids from Southern Spain. Parasitology International, 61(3), 421–424. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  25. Ghazy AA, Shaapan RM, Abdel-Rahman EH. 2007. Comparative serological diagnosis of toxoplasmosis in horses using locally isolated Toxoplasma gondii. Veterinary Parasitology, 145(1–2), 31–36. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  26. Jakubek EB, Lunden A, Uggla A. 2006. Seroprevalences of Toxoplasma gondii and Neospora sp. infections in Swedish horses. Veterinary Parasitology, 138(3–4), 194–199. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  27. Kouam MK, Diakou A, Kanzoura V, Papadopoulos E, Gajadhar AA, Theodoropoulos G. 2010. A seroepidemiological study of exposure to Toxoplasma, Leishmania, Echinococcus and Trichinella in equids in Greece and analysis of risk factors. Veterinary Parasitology, 170(1–2), 170–175. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  28. Lopes AP, Sousa S, Dubey JP, Ribeiro AJ, Silvestre R, Cotovio M, Schallig HD, Cardoso L, Cordeiro-da-Silva A. 2013. Prevalence of antibodies to Leishmania infantum and Toxoplasma gondii in horses from the north of Portugal. Parasite and Vectors, 6, 178. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  29. Mainar-Jaime RC, Barberan M. 2007. Evaluation of the diagnostic accuracy of the modified agglutination test (MAT) and an indirect ELISA for the detection of serum antibodies against Toxoplasma gondii in sheep through Bayesian approaches. Veterinary Parasitology, 148(2), 122–129. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  30. Matsuo K, Kamai R, Uetsu H, Goto H, Takashima Y, Nagamune K. 2014. Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii infection in cattle, horses, pigs and chickens in Japan. Parasitology International, 63(4), 638–639. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  31. Miao Q, Wang X, She LN, Fan YT, Yuan FZ, Yang JF, Zhu XQ, Zou FC. 2013. Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii in horses and donkeys in Yunnan Province, Southwestern China. Parasite and Vectors, 6, 168. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  32. Opsteegh M, Langelaar M, Sprong H, den Hartog L, De Craeye S, Bokken G, Ajzenberg D, Kijlstra A, van der Giessen J. 2010. Direct detection and genotyping of Toxoplasma gondii in meat samples using magnetic capture and PCR. International Journal of Food Microbiology, 139(3), 193–201. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  33. Opsteegh M, Teunis P, Zuchner L, Koets A, Langelaar M, van der Giessen J. 2011. Low predictive value of seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii in cattle for detection of parasite DNA. International Journal for Parasitology, 41(3–4), 343–354. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  34. Pomares C, Ajzenberg D, Bornard L, Bernardin G, Hasseine L, Dardé ML, Marty P. 2011. Toxoplasmosis and horse meat, France. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 17(7), 1327–1328. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  35. Shaapan RM, El-Nawawi FA, Tawfik MA. 2008. Sensitivity and specificity of various serological tests for the detection of Toxoplasma gondii infection in naturally infected sheep. Veterinary Parasitology, 153(3–4), 359–362. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  36. Shaapan RM, Ghazy AA. 2007. Isolation of Toxoplasma gondii from horse meat in Egypt. Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences, 10(1), 174–177. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  37. Sobanski V, Ajzenberg D, Delhaes L, Bautin N, Just N. 2013. Severe toxoplasmosis in immunocompetent hosts: be aware of atypical strains. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 187(10), 1143–1145. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  38. Tassi P. 2007. Toxoplasma gondii infection in horses. A review. Parassitologia, 49(1–2), 7–15. [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  39. Tenter AM. 2009. Toxoplasma gondii in animals used for human consumption. Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 104(2), 364–369. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  40. Yang N, Mu MY, Yuan GM, Zhang GX, Li HK, He JB. 2013. Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii in slaughtered horses and donkeys in Liaoning Province, Northeastern China. Parasite and Vectors, 6, 140. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]

Current usage metrics show cumulative count of Article Views (full-text article views including HTML views, PDF and ePub downloads, according to the available data) and Abstracts Views on Vision4Press platform.

Data correspond to usage on the plateform after 2015. The current usage metrics is available 48-96 hours after online publication and is updated daily on week days.

Initial download of the metrics may take a while.