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1 July 2014 Red Foxes (Vulpes vulpes) in Romania are Carriers of Toxoplasma gondii but not Neospora caninum
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Brain samples from 182 red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) from Romania were examined using a standard PCR technique. Results provide evidence of Toxoplasma gondii (11 foxes = 6.0%) and Neospora caninum (1 fox = 0.5%) DNA in red foxes from Romania. No coinfections were found.

Wildlife Disease Association 2014
Ovidiu Şuteu, Andrei Daniel Mihalca, Anamaria Ioana Paştiu, Adriana Györke, Ioana Adriana Matei, Angela Ionică, Anamaria Balea, Miruna Oltean, Gianluca D'Amico, Sándor Barabási Sikó, Dan Ionescu, Călin Mircea Gherman, and Vasile Cozma "Red Foxes (Vulpes vulpes) in Romania are Carriers of Toxoplasma gondii but not Neospora caninum," Journal of Wildlife Diseases 50(3), 713-716, (1 July 2014). https://doi.org/10.7589/2013-07-167
Received: 26 June 2013; Accepted: 1 February 2014; Published: 1 July 2014
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