J Gabriel Taboada

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BACKGROUND Estimation of the frequency of latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) is difficult in areas with low tuberculosis infection rates and high exposure to non-tuberculous mycobacteria (NTM), including BCG vaccination. The objective was to assess LTBI and M avium infection and to estimate their probability based on skin tests responses in an infant(More)
17 species from 6 genera of the Crassulaceae family of Mexican plants were tested for sperm agglutination, killing, and immobilizing activity. These plants, which grow in the valley of Mexico and surrounding areas, have long been used as a vaginal postcoital douche. The genera tested were Aeonium, Crassula, Echeveria, Kalanchoe, Pachyphytum, and Sedum. The(More)
In laboratory trials an aqueous solution of Piquerol A from Piqueria trinervia, collected in several regions of Mexico, showed a molluscicide action on the adults of eight different pulmonates snails species: Fossaria (Fossaria) humilis, F. (Bakerilymnaea) sp., Pseudosuccinea columella and Stagnicola attenuata from Mexico; F. (B.) cubensis and Physa(More)
BACKGROUND Fish wastes has been used for many years as an alternative in feeds for aquaculture. In the present study weight gain of juvenile white shrimp Litopenaeus vannamei fed diets including fish waste silage (WS), fish waste silage with soybean meal SBM (WS + S) or fish waste meal (WM) was compared. A conventional acidic silage process was applied to(More)
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