Understanding the role of dogs (Canis lupus familiaris) in the transmission dynamics of trypanosoma cruzi genotypes in Colombia

The dog (Canis lupus familiaris) is the most important domestic reservoir of Chagas disease, a zoonosis that affects more than 10 million people in Latin America. Trypanosoma cruzi, the etiologic agent of the disease, displays remarkable genetic variability, as indicated by its six genotypes (TcI-Tc...

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Autores Principales: Ramírez, Juan David, Turriago, Brenda, Tapia-Calle, Gabriela, Guhl, Felipe
Formato: Artículo (Article)
Lenguaje:Inglés (English)
Publicado: American Association of Veterinary Parasitologists (AAVP) 2013
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Acceso en línea:https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/27163
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vetpar.2012.12.054