TABLES OF CONTENTS - VOLUME 63


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Volume 63, Number 1 (March 2018)

Ultrastructure of digenean trematode eggs (Platyhelminthes: Neoophora): A review emphasizing new comparative data on four European Microphalloidea

Conn, David Bruce / Świderski, Zdzisław / Miquel, Jordi

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Published Online: 01/17/2018

Phylogeny and cocoon production in the parasitic leech Myzobdella lugubris Leidy, 1851 (Hirudinidae, Piscicolidae)

Saglam, Naim / Saunders, Ralph / Lang, Shirley A. / Shain, Daniel H.

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Published Online: 01/17/2018

Parasites in stray dogs from Italy: prevalence, risk factors and management concerns

Liberato, Claudio De / Berrilli, Federica / Odorizi, Livio / Scarcella, Roberto / Barni, Marco / Amoruso, Cristina / Scarito, Alessia / Filippo, Margherita Montalbano Di / Carvelli, Andrea / Iacoponi, Francesca / Scaramozzino, Paola

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A serological study of antibodies to Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato in the sera of healthy individuals collected two decades apart

Kříž, Bohumír / Malý, Marek / Balátová, Pavla / Kodym, Petr / Kurzová, Zuzana / Daniel, Milan / Kybicová, Kateřina

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Changes in the incidence of intestinal giardiosis in Mexican population during five years (2011-2015)

Ibáñez-Cervantes, Gabriela / León-Ávila, Gloria / Bello-López, Juan Manuel / Pérez-Rangel, Armando / León-García, Gregorio / Nogueda-Torres, Benjamín / Hernández, José Manuel

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Molecular target analysis of stearoyl-CoA desaturase genes of protozoan parasites

Lu, He / Qin, Xin / Zhang, Jing / Zhang, Shuang / Zhu, Yu / Wu, Wei Hua

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Molecular and morphological characterisation of Rhabdias picardiae Junker, Lhermitte-Vallarino et Bain, 2010 (Nematoda: Rhabdiasidae) from Delaland’s River Frog, Amietia delalandii (Duméril et Bibron, 1841) (Amphibia: Pyxicephalidae) in South Africa

Svitin, Roman / Kuzmin, Yuriy / Preez, Louis du

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Scanning electron microscopy study of Strabax monstrosus von Nordmann, 1864 (Copepoda: Chondracanthidae) from Tunisian waters and histopathological study of its effects on host

Garbouj, Myriam / Benmansour, Bouchra / Quilichini, Yann / Bahri, Sihem

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Characterization of phosphate transporter(s) and understanding their role in Leishmania donovani parasite

Sindhu, K.J. / Kureel, Amit Kumar / Saini, Sheetal / Kumari, Smita / Verma, Pankaj / Rai, Ambak Kumar

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Two nematode species from freshwater and marine fishes in Thailand, including Ascarophis scatophagi sp. nov. (Cystidicolidae) from Scatophagus argus (Scatophagidae)

Moravec, František / Yooyen, Thanapon / Sanprick, Amornrat

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Metazoan parasite fauna of migrating common garfish, Belone belone (L.), in the Baltic Sea

Unger, Patrick / Neubert, Kilian / Palm, Harry W.

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Measurement of binding strength between prey proteins interacting with Toxoplasma gondii SAG1 and SAG2 using isothermal titration calorimetry (ITC)

Lai, Meng-Yee / Lau, Yee-Ling

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Asymmetric peptidomimetics containing L-tartaric acid core inhibit the aspartyl peptidase activity and growth of Leishmania amazonensis promastigotes

Santos, André L.S. / Matteoli, Filipe P. / Sangenito, Leandro S. / Branquinha, Marta H. / Cotrim, Bruno A. / Resende, Gabriel O.

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Transcriptional analysis of immune-relevant genes in the mucus of Labeo rohita, experimentally infected with Argulus siamensis

Parida, Sonali / Mohapatra, Amruta / Kar, Banya / Mohanty, Jyotirmaya / Sahoo, Pramoda Kumar

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Prevalence of endoparasitic infections of birds in zoo gardens in Serbia

Ilić, Tamara / Becskei, Zsolt / Gajić, Bojan / Özvegy, József / Stepanović, Predrag / Nenadović, Katarina / Dimitrijević, Sanda

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Contamination of swimming pools and hot tubs biofilms with Acanthamoeba

Poor, Behroz Mahdavi / Dalimi, Abdolhossein / Ghafarifar, Fatemeh / Khoshzaban, Fariba / Abdolalizadeh, Jalal

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Morphological and molecular characterization of Seuratascaris numidica (Seurat, 1917) (Ascaridida: Ascarididae)

Chen, Hui-Xia / Zhang, Kuang / Zhang, Lu-Ping / Li, Liang

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Nematode Thelazia callipaeda is spreading across Europe. The first survey of red foxes from Slovakia

Čabanová, Viktória / Miterpáková, Martina / Oravec, Martin / Hurníková, Zuzana / Jerg, Slavomír / Nemčíková, Gabriela / Červenská, Michaela Brincko

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A frequent roundworm Baylisascaris transfuga in overpopulated brown bears (Ursus arctos) in Slovakia: a problem worthy of attention

Štrkolcová, Gabriela / Goldová, Mária / Šnábel, Viliam / Špakulová, Marta / Orosová, Tatiana / Halán, Miloš / Mojžišová, Jana

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Nematode parasites of Duttaphrynus stomaticus (Lutken, 1864) (Amphibia: Anura) with description of a new species of Rhabdias Stiles and Hassall, 1905 (Nematoda: Rhabdiasidae) from Dehradun (Uttarakhand), India

Maity, Pallab / Rizvi, Anjum N. / Bursey, Charles R.

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Molecular and serological investigation of infectious diseases in captive and free-range crab-eating fox (Cerdocyon thous – Linnaeus, 1776) from northeastern Brazil

Almeida, Jonatas C. / Melo, Renata P.B. / Kim, Pomy C.P. / Guerra, Neurisvan R. / Alves, Leucio C. / Costa, Diego F. / Alves, Clebert José / Porto, Wagnner J.N. / Mota, Rinaldo A.

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A new species of Aplectana (Nematoda, Cosmocercidae) in Goniurosaurus bawanglingensis (Squamata, Eublepharidae), from Hainan Province, China

Bursey, Charles R. / Goldberg, Stephen R. / Lee Grismer, L.

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Syphacia muris infection in rats attenuates colorectal carcinogenesis through oxidative stress and gene expression alterations. Implications for modulatory effects by Bryostatin-1

Salim, Elsayed I. / Harras, Samar F. / Abdalla, Aisha G. / Mona, Mohmmed H.

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Research Note

The first case of Leporacarus gibbus infestation in a rabbit from Poland

Zygner, Wojciech / Gójska-Zygner, Olga

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Pathological and molecular studies of the renal trematode Paratanaisia bragai in Indian peafowls (Pavo cristatus)

Asok Kumar, M. / Kumar, Deepak / Palanivelu, Munuswamy / Annamalai, Latchumikanthan / Mathesh, Karikalan / Singh, Rajendra / Sharma, Anil Kumar / Dhama, Kuldeep

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Volume 63, Number 2 (Jun 2018)

Morphological, histological and molecular characterization of Myxobolus kingchowensis and Thelohanellus cf. sinensis infecting gibel carp Carassius auratus gibelio (Bloch, 1782)

Zhang, Bo / Zhai, Yanhua / Gu, Zemao / Liu, Yang

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Published Online: 04/13/2018

Cystic echinococcosis in animals and humans of Maharashtra State, India

Vaidya, V.M. / Zende, R.J. / Paturkar, A.M. / Gatne, M.L. / Dighe, D.G. / Waghmare, R.N. / Moon, S.L. / Bhave, S.S. / Bengale, K.G. / Nikale, N.V.

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Structural predication and antigenic analysis of Toxoplasma gondii ROP20

Zhou, Jian / Wang, Wanchun / Song, Pengxia / Wang, Lin / Han, Yali / Guo, Jingjing / Hao, Zhen / Zhu, Xi / Zhou, Qiong / Du, Xiadong / Lu, Gang / He, Shenyi / Luo, Yingquan

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Molecular cloning of enolase from Trichinella spiralis and the protective immunity in mice

Zhang, Xuliang / Xu, Lixin / Song, Xiaokai / Li, Xiangrui / Yan, Ruofeng

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A new species of Cacatuocotyle (Monogenea, Dactylogyridae) parasitizing Astyanax spp. (Characiformes, Characidae) from Brazil, including molecular data and a key to species identification

Zago, Aline Cristina / Franceschini, Lidiane / Müller, Maria Isabel / Silva, Reinaldo José da

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Entamoeba histolytica L220 induces the in vitro activation of macrophages and neutrophils and is modulated by neurotransmitters

Villalobos-Gómez, Fabiola del Rocío / García-Lorenzana, Mario / Escobedo, Galileo / Talamás-Rohana, Patricia / Salinas-Gutiérrez, Rogelio / Hernández-Ramírez, Verónica-Ivonne / Sánchez-Alemán, Esperanza / Campos-Esparza, María del Rosario / Muñoz-Ortega, Martín Humberto / Ventura-Juárez, Javier

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Characterization of the complete mitochondrial genome of Metastrongylus salmi (M. salmi) derived from Tibetan pigs in Tibet, China

Li, Kun / Shahzad, Muhammad / Zhang, Hui / Mehmood, Khalid / Jiang, Xiong / Luo, Houqiang / Zhang, Lihong / Dong, Xiaoqian / Li, Jiakui

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Balantioides coli: morphological and ultrastructural characteristics of pig and non-human primate isolates

Barbosa, Alynne da Silva / Barbosa, Helene Santos / Souza, Sandra Maria de Oliveira / Dib, Laís Verdan / Uchôa, Claudia Maria Antunes / Bastos, Otilio Machado Pereira / Amendoeira, Maria Regina Reis

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Genetic diversity of Taenia hydatigena in the northern part of the West Bank, Palestine as determined by mitochondrial DNA sequences

Adwan, Kamel / Jayousi, Alaa / Abuseir, Sameh / Abbasi, Ibrahim / Adwan, Ghaleb / Jarrar, Naser

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Patterns of the parasite communities in a fish assemblage of a river in the Brazilian Amazon region

Baia, Raimundo Rosemiro Jesus / Florentino, Alexandro Cezar / Silva, Luís Maurício Abdon / Tavares-Dias, Marcos

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Histological description of Cercaria etgesii Shchenkov, 2017 daughter sporocysts (Trematoda: Pleurogenidae): compartmentalization of the brood cavity and germinal mass morphology

Kremnev, Georgii A. / Shchenkov, Sergei V.

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Isolation, identification and characterization of the nematophagous fungus Arthrobotrys (Monacrosporium) sinense from China

Xue, Ya-Juan / Li, Er-Le / Jing, Cai-Xia / Ma, Li / Cai, Kui-Zheng

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First molecular characterization and morphological aspects of Sarcocystis fusiformis infecting water buffalo Bubalus bubalis in Egypt

Morsy, Kareem / Abdel-Ghaffar, Fathy / Bin Dajem, Saad / Abdel-Gaber, Rewaida / El Gazar, Fatma

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Prevalence and risk factors associated with Tritrichomonas foetus infection in cattle in the state of Paraíba, Brazil

Filho, Ruy Brayner de Oliveira / Malta, Karla Campos / Borges, Jonas de Melo / Oliveira, Pollyanne Raysa Fernandes de / Filho, Givanildo Jacinto dos Santos / Nascimento, Glaucia Grazielle / Mota, Rinaldo Aparecido / Júnior, José Wilton Pinheiro

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The development of Neoechinorhynchus buttnerae (Eoacanthocephala: Neoechinorhynchidae) in its intermediate host Cypridopsis vidua in Brazil

Lourenço, Felipe de Sousa / Morey, Germán Augusto Murrieta / Malta, José Celso de Oliveira

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Primary culture of cat intestinal epithelial cells in vitro and the cDNA library construction

Zhao, Gui hua / Liu, Ye / Cheng, Yun tang / Zhao, Qing song / Qiu, Xiao / Xu, Chao / Xiao, Ting / Zhu, Song / Liu, Gong zhen / Yin, Kun

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Evaluation of the protective effect of a prime-boost strategy with plasmid DNA followed by recombinant adenovirus expressing BmAMA1 as vaccines against Babesia microti infection in hamster

Wang, Guanbo / Yu, Longzheng / Efstratiou, Artemis / Moumouni, Paul Franck Adjou / Liu, Mingming / Guo, Huanping / Gao, Yang / Cao, Shinuo / Zhou, Mo / Li, Jixu / Ringo, Aaron Edmond / Xuan, Xuenan

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A new species of Chondracanthus (Cyclopoida: Chondracanthidae) parasitic on deep-sea Dibranchus spongiosa(Lophiiformes: Ogcocephalidae) from the Eastern Central Pacific

Gómez, Samuel / Aguirre-Villaseñor, Hugo / Morales-Serna, Francisco Neptali

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Evaluation of four commercial DNA extraction kits for the detection of Microsporidia and the importance of pretreatments in DNA isolation

Çetinkaya, Ülfet / Charyyeva, Arzuv / Sivcan, Eda / Gürbüz, Esra

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Presence of Acanthamoeba in the ocular surface in a Spanish population of contact lens wearers

Rodríguez-Martín, Javier / Rocha-Cabrera, Pedro / Reyes-Batlle, María / López-Arencibia, Atteneri / Sifaoui, Ines / Rizo-Liendo, Aitor / Bethencourt-Estrella, Carlos J. / Piñero, José E. / Lorenzo-Morales, Jacob

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Genotyping and virulence analysis of Toxoplasma gondii isolates from a dead human fetus and dead pigs in Jiangsu province, Eastern China

Hou, Zhaofeng / Zhou, Yonghua / Liu, Dandan / Su, Shijie / Zhao, Zhenxing / Xu, Jinjun / Tao, Jianping

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Research Note

Detection of Dirofilaria immitis antigen and antibodies against Anaplasma phagocytophilum, Borrelia burgdorferi and Ehrlichia canis in dogs from ten provinces of China

Wang, Jiawei / Kelly, Patrick / Zhang, Jilei / Shi, Zhengsheng / Song, Chunlian / Zheng, Xiaofeng / Zhang, Yi / Hao, Yongqing / Dong, Haiju / El-Mahallawy, Heba S. / Xiong, Wenbin / Wang, Heng / Li, Jianji / Zhang, Xinjun / Wang, Chengming

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Evaluation of frequency of antibodies against Toxoplasma gondii,Neospora caninum and Sarcocystis spp. and transmission routes in sheep from Humid Pampa, Argentina

Hecker, Yanina P. / Masson, Fernando Mogaburu / Armendano, Joaquín I. / Cora, Juan / Olivares, Carlos Flores / Gual, Ignacio / Pardini, Lais / Moore, Dadín P. / Moré, Gastón / Cantón, Germán J.

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Case report

First report of Cryptosporidium parvum in a dromedary camel calf from Western Australia

Zahedi, Alireza / Lee, Gary K.C. / Greay, Telleasha L. / Walsh, Audra L. / Blignaut, David J.C. / Ryan, Una M.

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Virulent T4 Acanthamoeba causing keratitis in a patient after swimming while wearing contact lenses in Southern Brazil

Fabres, Laura Fuhrich / Maschio, Vinicius José / Santos, Denise Leal dos / Kwitko, Sergio / Marinho, Diane Ruschel / Araújo, Bruno Schneider de / Locatelli, Claudete Inês / Rott, Marilise Brittes

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Erratum

Transovarial persistence of Babesia ovata DNA in a hard tick, Haemaphysalis longicornis, in a semi-artificial mouse skin membrane feeding system

Umemiya-Shirafuji, Rika / Hatta, Takeshi / Okubo, Kazuhiro / Sato, Moeko / Maeda, Hiroki / Kume, Aiko / Yokoyama, Naoaki / Igarashi, Ikuo / Tsuji, Naotoshi / Fujisaki, Kozo / Inoue, Noboru / Suzuki, Hiroshi

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