Skip to main content


5th Symposium on Canine Vector-Borne Diseases

Collection published: 8 April 2010

View all collections published in Parasites & Vectors

  1. Review

    Emergence of zoonotic arboviruses by animal trade and migration

    Arboviruses are transmitted in nature exclusively or to a major extend by arthropods. They belong to the most important viruses invading new areas in the world and their occurrence is strongly influenced by cl...

    Martin Pfeffer and Gerhard Dobler

    Parasites & Vectors 2010 3:35

    Published on: 8 April 2010

  2. Research

    Experimental infection and co-infection of dogs with Anaplasma platys and Ehrlichia canis: hematologic, serologic and molecular findings

    Rhipicephalus sanguineus is a ubiquitous tick responsible for transmitting Ehrlichia canis and most likely Anaplasma platys to dogs, as either single or co-infections. The objective of this study was to assess th...

    SD Gaunt, MJ Beall, BA Stillman, L Lorentzen, PPVP Diniz, R Chandrashekar and EB Breitschwerdt

    Parasites & Vectors 2010 3:33

    Published on: 8 April 2010

  3. Research

    Bartonella vinsonii subsp. berkhoffii and Bartonella henselae bacteremia in a father and daughter with neurological disease

    Bartonella vinsonii subsp. berkhoffii is an important, emerging, intravascular bacterial pathogen that has been recently isolated from immunocompetent patients with endocarditis, arthritis, neurological disease a...

    Edward B Breitschwerdt, Ricardo G Maggi, Paul M Lantos, Christopher W Woods, Barbara C Hegarty and Julie M Bradley

    Parasites & Vectors 2010 3:29

    Published on: 8 April 2010

  4. Research

    Canine babesiosis in northern Portugal and molecular characterization of vector-borne co-infections

    Protozoa and bacteria transmitted by arthropods, including ticks and phlebotomine sand flies, may cause a wide range of canine vector-borne diseases. Dogs can be simultaneously or sequentially infected with mu...

    Luís Cardoso, Yael Yisaschar-Mekuzas, Filipa T Rodrigues, Álvaro Costa, João Machado, Duarte Diz-Lopes and Gad Baneth

    Parasites & Vectors 2010 3:27

    Published on: 8 April 2010

  5. Review

    Canine vector-borne diseases in India: a review of the literature and identification of existing knowledge gaps

    Despite the combination of favourable climate for parasites and vectors, and large populations of stray dogs, information concerning the epidemiology, diagnosis and management of canine vector-borne diseases i...

    Puteri Azaziah Megat Abd Rani, Peter J Irwin, Mukulesh Gatne, Glen T Coleman and Rebecca J Traub

    Parasites & Vectors 2010 3:28

    Published on: 8 April 2010

  6. Research

    A survey of canine filarial diseases of veterinary and public health significance in India

    Dirofilaria spp., Acanthocheilonema spp. and Brugia spp. have all been reported in Indian dogs. In previous studies, diagnosis was made by morphological identification only. This is the first geographically strat...

    Puteri Azaziah Megat Abd Rani, Peter J Irwin, Mukulesh Gatne, Glen T Coleman, Linda M McInnes and Rebecca J Traub

    Parasites & Vectors 2010 3:30

    Published on: 8 April 2010

  7. Short report

    Environmental risk mapping of canine leishmaniasis in France

    Canine leishmaniasis (CanL) is a zoonotic disease caused by Leishmania infantum, a Trypanosomatid protozoan transmitted by phlebotomine sandflies. Leishmaniasis is endemic in southern France, but the influences o...

    Lise Chamaillé, Annelise Tran, Anne Meunier, Gilles Bourdoiseau, Paul Ready and Jean-Pierre Dedet

    Parasites & Vectors 2010 3:31

    Published on: 8 April 2010

  8. Short report

    Comparison of selected canine vector-borne diseases between urban animal shelter and rural hunting dogs in Korea

    A serological survey for Dirofilaria immitis, Anaplasma phagocytophilum, Ehrlichia canis, and Borrelia burgdorferi infections in rural hunting and urban shelter dogs mainly from southwestern regions of the Republ...

    Sun Lim, Peter J Irwin, SeungRyong Lee, MyungHwan Oh, KyuSung Ahn, BoYoung Myung and SungShik Shin

    Parasites & Vectors 2010 3:32

    Published on: 8 April 2010