Prevalence of Giardia duodenalis assemblages in weaned cattle on cow-calf operations in the United States.

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To determine the prevalence of Giardia duodenalis in weaned beef calves on cow-calf operations in the United States, fecal specimens were collected from 819 calves (6-18 months of age) from 49 operations. After cleaning and concentration procedures to maximize recovery of cysts from feces, DNA was extracted from each of the 819 specimens. The presence of G… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2011.07.042

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@article{Santn2012PrevalenceOG, title={Prevalence of Giardia duodenalis assemblages in weaned cattle on cow-calf operations in the United States.}, author={M{\'o}nica Sant{\'i}n and David A. Dargatz and Ronald Fayer}, journal={Veterinary parasitology}, year={2012}, volume={183 3-4}, pages={231-6} }