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First detection of canine parvovirus type 2c in South America.
Since its sudden emergence in the early 1970s, canine parvovirus type-2 (CPV-2) has been evolving through the generation of novel genetic and antigenic variants (CPV-2a/b/c and a number of additionalExpand
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Recent spreading of a divergent canine parvovirus type 2a (CPV-2a) strain in a CPV-2c homogenous population.
Canine parvovirus type 2 (CPV-2), which causes acute hemorrhagic enteritis in dogs, is comprised of three antigenic variants (2a, 2b, and 2c) that are distributed worldwide with differentExpand
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Phylodynamics analysis of canine parvovirus in Uruguay: evidence of two successive invasions by different variants
Canine parvovirus (CPV) comprises three antigenic variants (2a, 2b, and 2c) with different frequencies and genetic variability among countries. Current CPV populations are considered to be spatiallyExpand
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Genetic characterization of South American infectious bursal disease virus reveals the existence of a distinct worldwide-spread genetic lineage
Infectious bursal disease virus (IBDV) is one of the most concerning health problems for world poultry production. IBDVs comprise four well-defined evolutionary lineages known as classic (c), classicExpand
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Inter- and intracontinental migrations and local differentiation have shaped the contemporary epidemiological landscape of canine parvovirus in South America
Abstract Canine parvovirus (CPV) is a fast-evolving single-stranded DNA virus that causes one of the most significant infectious diseases of dogs. Although the virus dispersed over long distances inExpand
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Molecular detection of Rangelia vitalii in domestic dogs from Uruguay.
The piroplasm Rangelia vitalii is the etiological agent of canine rangeliosis, a severe disease affecting domestic dogs in South America. Two domestic dogs from two different Departments (Salto andExpand
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Borrelia infection in Ixodes pararicinus ticks (Acari: Ixodidae) from northwestern Argentina.
The aim of this work was to describe for the first time the presence of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato infecting ticks in Argentina. Unfed specimens of Ixodes pararicinus collected from vegetationExpand
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Molecular epidemiology of group a rotavirus among children admitted to hospital in Salto, Uruguay, 2011‐2012: First detection of the emerging genotype G12
Group A rotavirus (RVA) is the most important etiologic agent of infant acute gastroenteritis (AGE) worldwide. Detection and molecular characterization of RVA in Salto department, Northwestern regionExpand
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Sequence variability and evolution of the terminal overlapping VP5 gene of the infectious bursal disease virus
The infectious bursal disease virus (IBDV; Birnaviridae family) constitutes one of the main threats to the poultry industry worldwide. Most of the progress in the molecular epidemiology of this virusExpand
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Development and validation of a TaqMan-MGB real-time RT-PCR assay for simultaneous detection and characterization of infectious bursal disease virus.
Rapid and reliable detection and classification of infectious bursal disease viruses (IBDVs) is of crucial importance for disease surveillance and control. This study presents the development andExpand
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