Toxoplasmosis in humans and animals in Brazil: high prevalence, high burden of disease, and epidemiology.

@article{Dubey2012ToxoplasmosisIH,
  title={Toxoplasmosis in humans and animals in Brazil: high prevalence, high burden of disease, and epidemiology.},
  author={J. Dubey and E. Lago and S. Gennari and C. Su and J. Jones},
  journal={Parasitology},
  year={2012},
  volume={139 11},
  pages={
          1375-424
        }
}
Infections by the protozoan parasite Toxoplasma gondii are widely prevalent in humans and animals in Brazil. The burden of clinical toxoplasmosis in humans is considered to be very high. The high prevalence and encouragement of the Brazilian Government provides a unique opportunity for international groups to study the epidemiology and control of toxoplasmosis in Brazil. Many early papers on toxoplasmosis in Brazil were published in Portuguese and often not available to scientists in English… Expand
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