Coproantigen detection in a survey of Echinococcus multilocularis infection among red foxes, Vulpes vulpes schrencki, in Hokkaido, Japan.

@article{Sakai1998CoproantigenDI,
  title={Coproantigen detection in a survey of Echinococcus multilocularis infection among red foxes, Vulpes vulpes schrencki, in Hokkaido, Japan.},
  author={Hiroyasu Sakai and Nariaki Nonaka and Kinpei Yagi and Yuzaburo Oku and Masao Kamiya},
  journal={The Journal of veterinary medical science},
  year={1998},
  volume={60 5},
  pages={639-41}
}
Detection of Echinococcus coproantigen using sandwich enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (sELISA) was performed on fecal samples of red foxes in Hokkaido, Japan. Fecal samples were collected around fox dens in 1990 and 1992. The antibodies used for sELISA recognize heat-resistant antigens, thus all fecal samples were heated to render it safe for handling… CONTINUE READING