Prevalence and molecular characterization of Cryptosporidium spp. and Giardia duodenalis in dairy cattle in Ningxia, northwestern China

@inproceedings{Huang2014PrevalenceAM,
  title={Prevalence and molecular characterization of Cryptosporidium spp. and Giardia duodenalis in dairy cattle in Ningxia, northwestern China},
  author={Jianying Huang and Daoyou Yue and Meng Qi and Rongjun Wang and Jinfeng Zhao and Junqiang Li and K E Shi and Ming Wang and Longxian Zhang},
  booktitle={BMC veterinary research},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Cryptosporidium spp. and Giardia duodenalis are important gastrointestinal protists in humans and animals worldwide. In China, bovine cryptosporidiosis and giardiasis are of increasing concern because cattle are important reservoirs of these parasites, which have become potential threats to public health and to large numbers of cattle in recent years. RESULTS A total of 1366 fecal samples from the Ningxia Autonomous Region were examined. The overall infection rates for… CONTINUE READING
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