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JournalISSN: 0020-7519

International Journal for Parasitology 

Elsevier BV
About: International Journal for Parasitology is an academic journal published by Elsevier BV. The journal publishes majorly in the area(s): Population & Haemonchus contortus. It has an ISSN identifier of 0020-7519. Over the lifetime, 6636 publications have been published receiving 278275 citations. The journal is also known as: Int J Parasitol.

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TL;DR: Recent epidemiological data on T. gondii, hypotheses on the major routes of transmission to humans in different populations, and preventive measures that may reduce the risk of contracting a primary infection during pregnancy are presented.

3,160 citations

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TL;DR: Dogs are a definitive host of Neospora caninum, and mice inoculated with canine faecal extracts were monitored for evidence of neosporosis using a variety of morphologic, immunohistologic, serologic, and genetic analyses.

1,069 citations

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TL;DR: The combined effects of environmentally detrimental changes in local land use and alterations in global climate disrupt the natural ecosystem and can increase the risk of transmission of parasitic diseases to the human population.

1,062 citations

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TL;DR: Seroprevalence of T. gondii in humans and pigs is declining and Modes of transmission, epidemiology and environmental contamination with oocysts on land and sea are discussed.

945 citations

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TL;DR: The authors sought to evaluate the current global status of T. gondii seroprevalence and its correlations with risk factors, environmental and socioeconomic parameters, and recognise specific risk factors related to seropositivity; however, such risk factors are not reported systematically.

909 citations

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