Laetitia Lempereur

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Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Development and validation of a PCR-RFLP test to identify African Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) ticks
    Laetitia Lempereur
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Department of Animal Health, Nationalestraat 155, B 2000 Antwerp, Belgium
    Acta Trop 114:55-8. 2010
  2. doi request reprint First molecular evidence of potentially zoonotic Babesia microti and Babesia sp. EU1 in Ixodes ricinus ticks in Belgium
    Laetitia Lempereur
    Laboratory of Parasitology and Pathology of Parasitic Diseases, Department of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Liege, Liege, Belgium
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:125-30. 2011
  3. pmc Ticks and associated pathogens collected from dogs and cats in Belgium
    Edwin Claerebout
    Laboratory of Parasitology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Merelbeke, Belgium
    Parasit Vectors 6:183. 2013
  4. pmc Wild cervids are host for tick vectors of babesia species with zoonotic capability in Belgium
    Laetitia Lempereur
    Laboratory of Parasitology and Parasitic Diseases, University of Liege, Liege, Belgium
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 12:275-80. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Longitudinal field study on bovine Babesia spp. and Anaplasma phagocytophilum infections during a grazing season in Belgium
    Laetitia Lempereur
    Laboratory of Parasitology and Parasitic Diseases, Department of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Liege, 4000 Liege, Belgium
    Parasitol Res 110:1525-30. 2012
  6. pmc New insight in lymnaeid snails (Mollusca, Gastropoda) as intermediate hosts of Fasciola hepatica (Trematoda, Digenea) in Belgium and Luxembourg
    Yannick Caron
    Research Unit in Parasitology and Parasitic Diseases, Department of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Liege, B 4000 Liege, Belgium
    Parasit Vectors 7:66. 2014

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Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Development and validation of a PCR-RFLP test to identify African Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) ticks
    Laetitia Lempereur
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Department of Animal Health, Nationalestraat 155, B 2000 Antwerp, Belgium
    Acta Trop 114:55-8. 2010
    ..The tool developed is simple, fast, reliable and reproducible; hence it can be routinely applied for species identification...
  2. doi request reprint First molecular evidence of potentially zoonotic Babesia microti and Babesia sp. EU1 in Ixodes ricinus ticks in Belgium
    Laetitia Lempereur
    Laboratory of Parasitology and Pathology of Parasitic Diseases, Department of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Liege, Liege, Belgium
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:125-30. 2011
    ..Coinfection with Ba. microti and Borrelia burgdorferi sensu stricto also was demonstrated. In addition, this study clearly demonstrates that inhibitors of polymerase chain reaction amplification are present in engorged ticks...
  3. pmc Ticks and associated pathogens collected from dogs and cats in Belgium
    Edwin Claerebout
    Laboratory of Parasitology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Merelbeke, Belgium
    Parasit Vectors 6:183. 2013
    ..are vectors of pathogens causing babesiosis, borreliosis, anaplasmosis, rickettsiosis and TBEV...
  4. pmc Wild cervids are host for tick vectors of babesia species with zoonotic capability in Belgium
    Laetitia Lempereur
    Laboratory of Parasitology and Parasitic Diseases, University of Liege, Liege, Belgium
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 12:275-80. 2012
    ..7% (95% CI 1.8,3.9%). Knowledge of the most common reservoir source for transmission of zoonotic Babesia spp. will be useful for models assessing the risk potential of this infection to humans...
  5. doi request reprint Longitudinal field study on bovine Babesia spp. and Anaplasma phagocytophilum infections during a grazing season in Belgium
    Laetitia Lempereur
    Laboratory of Parasitology and Parasitic Diseases, Department of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Liege, 4000 Liege, Belgium
    Parasitol Res 110:1525-30. 2012
    ..Increasing cervid populations and comorbidity could play an import role in the epidemiology of these tick-borne diseases...
  6. pmc New insight in lymnaeid snails (Mollusca, Gastropoda) as intermediate hosts of Fasciola hepatica (Trematoda, Digenea) in Belgium and Luxembourg
    Yannick Caron
    Research Unit in Parasitology and Parasitic Diseases, Department of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Liege, B 4000 Liege, Belgium
    Parasit Vectors 7:66. 2014
    ..The present study aims to assess the epidemiological role of different lymnaeid snails as intermediate hosts of the liver fluke Fasciola hepatica in Belgium and Luxembourg...