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dc.contributor.authorMorales, E. Angelo
dc.contributor.authorMayor, Pedro
dc.contributor.authorBowler, Mark
dc.contributor.authorAysanoa, Esar
dc.contributor.authorPérez-Velez, Erika S.
dc.contributor.authorPérez, Jocelyn
dc.contributor.authorVentocilla, Julio A.
dc.contributor.authorBaldeviano, G. Christian
dc.contributor.authorLescano, Andrés G.
dc.date.accessioned2020-05-27T23:20:54Z
dc.date.available2020-05-27T23:20:54Z
dc.date.issued2017
dc.identifier0002-9637, 1476-1645
dc.identifier.doi10.4269/ajtmh.17-0028
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12634/302
dc.description.abstractTo better understand the ecology of Trypanosoma cruzi in the northeastern Peruvian Amazon, we evaluated the prevalence of T. cruzi and other trypanosomatids in four orders of wild mammals hunted and consumed by inhabitants of three remote indigenous communities in the Peruvian Amazon. Of 300 wild mammals sampled, 115 (38.3%) were infected with trypanosomatids and 15 (5.0%) with T. cruzi....
dc.language.isoen
dc.relation.urlhttps://www.ajtmh.org/content/journals/10.4269/ajtmh.17-0028
dc.rightsCopyright AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TROPICAL MEDICINE AND HYGIENE
dc.subjectPARASITES
dc.subjectECOLOGY
dc.subjectAMAZONIA
dc.subjectPERU
dc.subjectEXPERIMENTAL METHODS
dc.subjectMAMMALS
dc.titlePrevalence of Trypanosoma cruzi and other trypanosomatids in frequently-hunted wild mammals from the Peruvian Amazon
dc.typeArticle
dc.source.journaltitleThe American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
dc.source.volume97
dc.source.issue5
dc.source.beginpage1482
dc.source.endpage1485
dcterms.dateAccepted2017
html.description.abstractTo better understand the ecology of Trypanosoma cruzi in the northeastern Peruvian Amazon, we evaluated the prevalence of T. cruzi and other trypanosomatids in four orders of wild mammals hunted and consumed by inhabitants of three remote indigenous communities in the Peruvian Amazon. Of 300 wild mammals sampled, 115 (38.3%) were infected with trypanosomatids and 15 (5.0%) with T. cruzi....


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