Prevalence of anti-Toxoplasma gondii and anti-Neospora caninum antibodies in goats slaughtered in the public slaughterhouse of Patos city, Paraíba State, Northeast region of Brazil.

@article{Faria2007PrevalenceOA,
  title={Prevalence of anti-Toxoplasma gondii and anti-Neospora caninum antibodies in goats slaughtered in the public slaughterhouse of Patos city, Para{\'i}ba State, Northeast region of Brazil.},
  author={Eduardo Faria and Solange Maria Gennari and Hilda F J Pena and Ana C{\'e}lia Rodrigues Athayde and Maria Luana Cristiny Rodrigues Silva and S{\'e}rgio Santos de Azev{\^e}do},
  journal={Veterinary parasitology},
  year={2007},
  volume={149 1-2},
  pages={126-9}
}
The prevalence of anti-Toxoplasma gondii and anti-Neospora caninum antibodies was investigated in goats slaughtered in the public slaughterhouse of Patos, State of Paraíba, Northeast region of Brazil, and possible associations between sex of the animals and antibody prevalence were verified. Three-hundred six blood samples from goats collected before slaughter by jugular venopuncture were used. For the serologic diagnosis of T. gondii and N. caninum, the indirect fluorescent-antibody test (IFAT… CONTINUE READING

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