• Publications
  • Influence
A wide diversity of zoonotic intestinal parasites infects urban and rural dogs in Neuquén, Patagonia, Argentina.
The presence of parasites was investigated by the examination of 1944 dog faecal samples collected from urban (n=646) and rural (n=1298) areas of the province of Neuquén, Patagonia, Argentina.Expand
  • 81
  • 8
First genotyping of Giardia lamblia from human and animal feces in Argentina, South America.
The purpose of this study was to investigate the genotypes of Giardia lamblia from human and animal feces and their epidemiological and clinical characteristics in Argentina, South America. SeventyExpand
  • 75
  • 5
  • PDF
Heterogeneous distribution of human cystic echinococcosis after a long-term control program in Neuquén, Patagonia Argentina.
The present study is the first comprehensive analysis of human cystic echinococcosis (CE) epidemiological data carried out in the province of Neuquén, Patagonia Argentina, after 34 years ofExpand
  • 30
  • 5
In vitro and in vivo effects of Enterococcus faecalis CECT7121 on Toxocara canis.
The aim of the present paper was to evaluate the larvicidal effect of Enterococcus faecalis CECT7121 (Ef7121) on the Toxocara canis cycle both in vitro and in vivo. For the in vitro experiments, T.Expand
  • 20
  • 5
Molecular characterization of Echinococcus isolates indicates goats as reservoir for Echinococcus canadensis G6 genotype in Neuquén, Patagonia Argentina.
Human cystic echinococcosis is a highly endemic zoonotic disease in the province of Neuquén, Patagonia Argentina, although a hydatid control programme has been carried out since 1970. Human infectionExpand
  • 47
  • 3
Intestinal parasitoses and environmental factors in a rural population of Argentina, 2002-2003.
We evaluate the prevalence of intestinal parasites in 504 people and the degree of association between environmental variables and parasites found in population, soil and water in a rural area ofExpand
  • 64
  • 3
  • PDF
Presence and persistence of intestinal parasites in canine fecal material collected from the environment in the Province of Chubut, Argentine Patagonia.
We investigated the presence of intestinal parasites in canine feces collected from public squares in Comodoro Rivadavia, Chubut, Argentina (45 degrees S, 68 degrees W) and determined the persistenceExpand
  • 39
  • 3
Biological activity of Paecilomyces genus against Toxocara canis eggs
Abstract Saprophytic soil fungi can exert ovicidal and ovistatic effects on helminths with differing degrees of efficiency. The representatives of such fungi from temperate regions, PaecilomycesExpand
  • 34
  • 3
High prevalences of infection with Giardia intestinalis genotype B among children in urban and rural areas of Argentina
Abstract The protozoan parasite most frequently associated with diarrhoea worldwide is Giardia intestinalis. In 2005, a study was initiated to identify the genotypes of this parasite infectingExpand
  • 27
  • 3
Distribution of intestinal parasitoses in relation to environmental and sociocultural parameters in La Plata, Argentina.
Environmental parameters influencing the distribution of parasite species in three neighbourhoods of differing socioeconomic conditions in La Plata, Argentina were analysed. CoproparasitologicalExpand
  • 76
  • 3