Detection of Babesia bovis in blood samples and its effect on the hematological and serum biochemical profile in large ruminants from Southern Punjab.

@article{Zulfiqar2012DetectionOB,
  title={Detection of Babesia bovis in blood samples and its effect on the hematological and serum biochemical profile in large ruminants from Southern Punjab.},
  author={Samreen Zulfiqar and Sadia Shahnawaz and Muhammad Ali and Arif Mahmood Bhutta and Shahid Iqbal and Sikandar Hayat and Shazia Qadir and Muhammad Amer Latif and N. Udaya Kiran and Ali Amin Saeed and Furhan Iqbal},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of tropical biomedicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={2 2},
  pages={104-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the presence of Babesia bovis (B. bovis) in large ruminants in southern Punjab and its effect on hematological and serum biochemical profile of host animals. METHODS Blood samples were collected from 144 large ruminants, including 105 cattle and 39 buffaloes, from six districts in southern Punjab including Multan, Layyah, Muzaffar… CONTINUE READING