[Bovine neosporosis: general concepts, immunity and perspectives for vaccination].

@article{Moore2005BovineNG,
  title={[Bovine neosporosis: general concepts, immunity and perspectives for vaccination].},
  author={Dad{\'i}n Prando Moore and Anselmo Carlos Ode{\'o}n and Mar{\'i}a Cecilia Venturini and Carlos Manuel Campero},
  journal={Revista Argentina de microbiologia},
  year={2005},
  volume={37 4},
  pages={217-28}
}
Neospora caninum causes abortions in cattle worldwide. The Neospora-cycle of life is heteroxenous. Dogs (Canis familiaris) and coyotes (Canis latrans) are the definitive hosts known at present. Although, transplacental infection is an efficiently mode of transmission in cattle; there are also experimental and field data that prove horizontal transmission. Several techniques are available for diagnosis since neosporosis is recognized as a disease that causes economic losses in cattle. The… CONTINUE READING