Múcio Flávio Barbosa Ribeiro
Affiliation: Belo Horizonte
Silveira J, Valente P, Paes P, Vasconcelos A, Silvestre B, Ribeiro M. The first clinical and laboratory evidence of co-infection by Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Ehrlichia canis in a Brazilian dog. Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2015;6:242-5 pubmed publisher
..Abnormal hematological parameters, among those, severe thrombocytopenia, were observed in all three occasions. This finding highlights the growing importance of A. phagocytophilum in South America. ..
Lis K, FernÃ¡ndez de Mera I, Popara M, Cabezas Cruz A, AyllÃ³n N, Zweygarth E, et al
. Molecular and immunological characterization of three strains of Anaplasma marginale grown in cultured tick cells. Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2015;6:522-9 pubmed publisher
..marginale are antigenically conserved, even after several in vitro passages, supporting the use of some of the above conserved proteins as candidates for universal vaccines. ..
Silvestre B, Silveira J, Meneses R, Facury Filho E, Carvalho A, Ribeiro M. Identification of a vertically transmitted strain from Anaplasma marginale (UFMG3): Molecular and phylogenetic characterization, and evaluation of virulence. Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2016;7:80-84 pubmed publisher
..The results of experimental inoculation suggest that the strain A. marginale UFMG3 has low virulence and potential application for use as a live vaccine against A. marginale. ..
Valente P, Moreira G, Serafini M, Facury Filho E, Carvalho A, Faraco A, et al
. In vivo efficacy of a biotherapic and eugenol formulation against Rhipicephalus microplus. Parasitol Res. 2017;116:929-938 pubmed publisher
..The results suggest hatchability inhibition of larvae, interference in R. microplus reproduction and future possibilities for eco-friendly control of R. microplus with biotherapic 6CH. ..
Ribeiro M, da Silveira J, Bastos C. Failure of the Amblyomma cajennense nymph to become infected by Theileria equi after feeding on acute or chronically infected horses. Exp Parasitol. 2011;128:324-7 pubmed publisher
..Histopathological analysis failed to detect sporoblast and sporozoites of T. equi in salivary gland acini. This study was not able to observe infection of the A. cajennense by T. equi...