Seroprevalence and spatial distribution dynamics of Yersinia pestis antibodies in dogs and cats from plague foci in the State of Ceará, Northeastern Brazil.

@article{Sousa2017SeroprevalenceAS,
  title={Seroprevalence and spatial distribution dynamics of Yersinia pestis antibodies in dogs and cats from plague foci in the State of Cear{\'a}, Northeastern Brazil.},
  author={Larissa Le{\~a}o Ferrer de Sousa and Carlos Henrique Morais de Alencar and Alzira Maria Paiva de Almeida and Luciano Pamplona de G{\'o}es Cavalcanti},
  journal={Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical},
  year={2017},
  volume={50 6},
  pages={769-776}
}
INTRODUCTION In Brazil, the plague is established in several foci located mainly in the northeastern part of the country, where it alternates between active and quiescent periods. These foci in the State of Ceará have high epidemiological importance. In addition to other plague detection activities, plague areas can be monitored through serological surveys… CONTINUE READING