Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii infection in dogs in Sichuan Province, southwestern China.

@article{Li2012SeroprevalenceOT,
  title={Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii infection in dogs in Sichuan Province, southwestern China.},
  author={Bo Li and Nina Zhong and Weiping Peng and Limin Shang and Hongtao Jin and Quan Liu},
  journal={The Journal of parasitology},
  year={2012},
  volume={98 1},
  pages={209-10}
}
There is a lack of information concerning the prevalence of Toxoplasma gondii infection in dogs from southwestern China. In the present study, serum samples from 314 household dogs were collected from Wenchuan, Heishui, and Jiuzhaigou in Sichuan Province, southwestern China, in May and June 201; sera were assayed for T. gondii antibodies using an indirect haemagglutination test (IHA). Antibodies to T. gondii were found in 11 of 314 (3.5%), with IHA titers of 1:64 in 4 dogs, 1:128 in 3, 1:256 in… CONTINUE READING
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