Echinococcus granulosus genotypes circulating in alpacas (Lama pacos) and pigs (Sus scrofa) from an endemic region in Peru

The identification of the genotypes of Echinococcus granulosus present in livestock and wild animals within regions endemic for cystic echinococcosis (CE) is epidemiologically important. Individual strains display different biological characteristics that contribute to outbreaks of CE and that must...

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Main Authors: Elizabeth Sánchez, Omar Cáceres, César Náquira, Eduardo Miranda, Franklyn Samudio, Octavio Fernandes
Format: Article
Published: Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Ministério da Saúde 2012-03-01
Series:Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz.
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