Nada Abu Samra

Summary

Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Molecular characterization of Cryptosporidium species at the wildlife/livestock interface of the Kruger National Park, South Africa
    Nada Abu Samra
    Epidemiology Section, Department of Production Animal Studies, University of Pretoria, Onderstepoort 0110, South Africa
    Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 36:295-302. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Genetic characterization of Cryptosporidium spp. in diarrhoeic children from four provinces in South Africa
    N Abu Samra
    Epidemiology Section, Department of Production Animal Studies, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
    Zoonoses Public Health 60:154-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Enterocytozoon bieneusi at the wildlife/livestock interface of the Kruger National Park, South Africa
    Nada Abu Samra
    Epidemiology Section, Department of Production Animal Studies, University of Pretoria, Private Bag X04, Onderstepoort, 0110 South Africa
    Vet Parasitol 190:587-90. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The prevalence of Cryptosporidium spp. oocysts in wild mammals in the Kruger National Park, South Africa
    Nada Abu Samra
    Epidemiology Section, Department of Production Animal Studies, University of Pretoria, Private Bag X04, Onderstepoort 0110 South Africa
    Vet Parasitol 175:155-9. 2011

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Molecular characterization of Cryptosporidium species at the wildlife/livestock interface of the Kruger National Park, South Africa
    Nada Abu Samra
    Epidemiology Section, Department of Production Animal Studies, University of Pretoria, Onderstepoort 0110, South Africa
    Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 36:295-302. 2013
    ..such as C. ubiquitum, should be investigated further, particularly in areas of high HIV infection prevalence. Further studies should target younger animals in which the prevalence is likely to be higher...
  2. doi request reprint Genetic characterization of Cryptosporidium spp. in diarrhoeic children from four provinces in South Africa
    N Abu Samra
    Epidemiology Section, Department of Production Animal Studies, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
    Zoonoses Public Health 60:154-9. 2013
    ..parvum subtypes are the major cause of cryptosporidiosis in South Africa. Further molecular studies are needed to better understand the epidemiology and public health importance of Cryptosporidium in humans in South Africa...
  3. doi request reprint Enterocytozoon bieneusi at the wildlife/livestock interface of the Kruger National Park, South Africa
    Nada Abu Samra
    Epidemiology Section, Department of Production Animal Studies, University of Pretoria, Private Bag X04, Onderstepoort, 0110 South Africa
    Vet Parasitol 190:587-90. 2012
    ..Larger studies in domestic animals, humans and wildlife are necessary to assess the public health significance of E. bieneusi in that interface area...
  4. doi request reprint The prevalence of Cryptosporidium spp. oocysts in wild mammals in the Kruger National Park, South Africa
    Nada Abu Samra
    Epidemiology Section, Department of Production Animal Studies, University of Pretoria, Private Bag X04, Onderstepoort 0110 South Africa
    Vet Parasitol 175:155-9. 2011
    ..in wildlife in South Africa. The transmission of this parasite between wildlife, domestic animals and humans is a plausible hypothesis and represents a potential risk for immunodeficient human populations...