G Baneth

Summary

Affiliation: The Hebrew University
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Canine leishmaniasis: a diagnostic and clinical challenge
    Gad Baneth
    Vet J 175:14-5. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint First molecular characterization of canine hepatozoonosis in Argentina: evaluation of asymptomatic Hepatozoon canis infection in dogs from Buenos Aires
    Diego Fernando Eiras
    Laboratorio DIAP, Inca 109 B1836BBC Llavallol, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Vet Parasitol 149:275-9. 2007
  3. pmc Redescription of Hepatozoon felis (Apicomplexa: Hepatozoidae) based on phylogenetic analysis, tissue and blood form morphology, and possible transplacental transmission
    Gad Baneth
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University, P, O, Box 12, Rehovot, Israel
    Parasit Vectors 6:102. 2013
  4. pmc Vector-borne diseases--constant challenge for practicing veterinarians: recommendations from the CVBD World Forum
    Gad Baneth
    Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, The Robert H Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Rehovot, Israel
    Parasit Vectors 5:55. 2012
  5. pmc LeishVet guidelines for the practical management of canine leishmaniosis
    Laia Solano-Gallego
    Department of Pathology and Infectious Diseases, Royal Veterinary College of London, London, UK
    Parasit Vectors 4:86. 2011
  6. pmc Canine leishmaniosis and its relationship to human visceral leishmaniasis in Eastern Uzbekistan
    Dmitriy A Kovalenko
    Isaev Institute, Samarkand, Uzbekistan
    Parasit Vectors 4:58. 2011
  7. pmc Diagnosis of Hepatozoon canis in young dogs by cytology and PCR
    Domenico Otranto
    Dipartimento di Sanità Pubblica e Zootecnia, Universita degli Studi di Bari, Valenzano, BA, Italy
    Parasit Vectors 4:55. 2011
  8. pmc Babesiosis due to the canine Babesia microti-like small piroplasm in dogs-first report from Portugal and possible vertical transmission
    Paula Brilhante Simões
    Inno Serviços Especializados em Veterinária, Braga, Portugal
    Parasit Vectors 4:50. 2011
  9. pmc Canine babesiosis in northern Portugal and molecular characterization of vector-borne co-infections
    Luis Cardoso
    Department of Veterinary Sciences, University of Tras os Montes e Alto Douro, Vila Real, Portugal
    Parasit Vectors 3:27. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Longitudinal quantification of Ehrlichia canis in experimental infection with comparison to natural infection
    Gad Baneth
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Vet Microbiol 136:321-5. 2009

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Publications73

  1. ncbi request reprint Canine leishmaniasis: a diagnostic and clinical challenge
    Gad Baneth
    Vet J 175:14-5. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint First molecular characterization of canine hepatozoonosis in Argentina: evaluation of asymptomatic Hepatozoon canis infection in dogs from Buenos Aires
    Diego Fernando Eiras
    Laboratorio DIAP, Inca 109 B1836BBC Llavallol, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Vet Parasitol 149:275-9. 2007
    ..This is the first molecular characterization of Hepatozoon from Argentina...
  3. pmc Redescription of Hepatozoon felis (Apicomplexa: Hepatozoidae) based on phylogenetic analysis, tissue and blood form morphology, and possible transplacental transmission
    Gad Baneth
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University, P, O, Box 12, Rehovot, Israel
    Parasit Vectors 6:102. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to carry out a survey on domestic feline hepatozoonosis and characterize it morphologically and genetically...
  4. pmc Vector-borne diseases--constant challenge for practicing veterinarians: recommendations from the CVBD World Forum
    Gad Baneth
    Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, The Robert H Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Rehovot, Israel
    Parasit Vectors 5:55. 2012
    ..As a result of these discussions, we, the members of the CVBD Forum have developed the following recommendations to veterinarians for the management of CVBDs...
  5. pmc LeishVet guidelines for the practical management of canine leishmaniosis
    Laia Solano-Gallego
    Department of Pathology and Infectious Diseases, Royal Veterinary College of London, London, UK
    Parasit Vectors 4:86. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Canine leishmaniosis and its relationship to human visceral leishmaniasis in Eastern Uzbekistan
    Dmitriy A Kovalenko
    Isaev Institute, Samarkand, Uzbekistan
    Parasit Vectors 4:58. 2011
    ..A study on the epidemiology of VL in this area was carried out in 2007-2008 in the villages of Chodak, Oltinkan, Gulistan and Chorkesar located at elevations of 900-1200 above sea level...
  7. pmc Diagnosis of Hepatozoon canis in young dogs by cytology and PCR
    Domenico Otranto
    Dipartimento di Sanità Pubblica e Zootecnia, Universita degli Studi di Bari, Valenzano, BA, Italy
    Parasit Vectors 4:55. 2011
    ..Our study aimed to evaluate the best method to achieve a parasitological diagnosis of H. canis infection in a population of receptive young dogs, previously negative by cytology and exposed to tick infestation for one summer season...
  8. pmc Babesiosis due to the canine Babesia microti-like small piroplasm in dogs-first report from Portugal and possible vertical transmission
    Paula Brilhante Simões
    Inno Serviços Especializados em Veterinária, Braga, Portugal
    Parasit Vectors 4:50. 2011
    ..Three German shepherd dogs - a bitch and its 2-month old pup and an unrelated male - clinically suspected of piroplasmosis were assessed for babesial infection...
  9. pmc Canine babesiosis in northern Portugal and molecular characterization of vector-borne co-infections
    Luis Cardoso
    Department of Veterinary Sciences, University of Tras os Montes e Alto Douro, Vila Real, Portugal
    Parasit Vectors 3:27. 2010
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  10. doi request reprint Longitudinal quantification of Ehrlichia canis in experimental infection with comparison to natural infection
    Gad Baneth
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Vet Microbiol 136:321-5. 2009
    ..The value of real-time PCR was shown in NI dogs as well as in EI dogs with spleen and blood sampling more sensitive than non-invasive conjunctival PCR...
  11. pmc Infection with a proposed new subspecies of Babesia canis, Babesia canis subsp. presentii, in domestic cats
    Gad Baneth
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    J Clin Microbiol 42:99-105. 2004
    ..canis present in dogs, we propose to identify the novel feline genotype of B. canis described in the present study as a new subspecies, B. canis subsp. presentii...
  12. doi request reprint Canine leishmaniosis - new concepts and insights on an expanding zoonosis: part one
    Gad Baneth
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University, PO Box 12, Rehovot, Israel
    Trends Parasitol 24:324-30. 2008
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  13. ncbi request reprint Monozoic cysts of Hepatozoon canis
    Gad Baneth
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, P O Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    J Parasitol 89:379-81. 2003
    ..The H. canis cyst stage differs in size and morphology from the large cysts of H. americanum, the second Hepatozoon species known to infect dogs...
  14. ncbi request reprint Life cycle of Hepatozoon canis (Apicomplexa: Adeleorina: Hepatozoidae) in the tick Rhipicephalus sanguineus and domestic dog (Canis familiaris)
    Gad Baneth
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, PO Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    J Parasitol 93:283-99. 2007
    ..Skeletal pain and recumbency were manifested in 2 dogs. This study further elucidates the life cycle of H. canis and provides a sequential morphologic description of H. canis merogony, gamontogony, and sporogony...
  15. ncbi request reprint Canine hepatozoonosis: two disease syndromes caused by separate Hepatozoon spp
    Gad Baneth
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University, P O Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Trends Parasitol 19:27-31. 2003
  16. ncbi request reprint Comparative seroreactivity to Bartonella henselae and Bartonella quintana among cats from Israel and North Carolina
    G Baneth
    Department of Companion Animal and Special Species Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University, Raleigh 27606, USA
    Vet Microbiol 50:95-103. 1996
    ..It also suggests that in Israel, cats are exposed to one or more antigenically different Bartonella species, sub-species or strains, that seroreact by IFA more intensely with B. quintana antigen...
  17. doi request reprint Perspectives on canine and feline hepatozoonosis
    Gad Baneth
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University, P O Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Vet Parasitol 181:3-11. 2011
    ..Prevention of hepatozoonosis should be based on avoidance of oral ingestion of infected tick vectors and infected prey...
  18. ncbi request reprint Hepatozoon canis infection in a litter of Dalmatian dogs
    G Baneth
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel
    Vet Parasitol 70:201-6. 1997
    ..canis parasitemia from their littermates which were not infected with parvovirus (P = 0.0286). Concurrent parvoviral enteritis and hepatozoonosis in the dog are reported here for the first time...
  19. ncbi request reprint A survey of tick-borne bacteria and protozoa in naturally exposed dogs from Israel
    G Baneth
    Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel
    Vet Parasitol 74:133-42. 1998
    ..burgdorferi is likely. Seroreactivity to B. vinsonii (berkhoffii) in dogs outside the USA is reported here for the first time...
  20. ncbi request reprint Antibody response to Hepatozoon canis in experimentally infected dogs
    G Baneth
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel
    Vet Parasitol 74:299-305. 1998
    ..Detection of IgG titres would be beneficial for the diagnosis of progressive infections with undetectable parasitemia, for seroprevalence studies, and as an adjunct to IgM titres in early infections...
  21. ncbi request reprint Hepatozoon species infection in domestic cats: a retrospective study
    G Baneth
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel
    Vet Parasitol 79:123-33. 1998
    ..is a rare finding in cats from Israel. The over-representation of cats with a retroviral disease among the cats with hepatozoonosis indicates a possible association between immunosupression and the development of Hepatozoon infection...
  22. ncbi request reprint Dirofilaria repens infection in a dog: diagnosis and treatment with melarsomine and doramectin
    Gad Baneth
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University, P O Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Vet Parasitol 105:173-8. 2002
    ..repens microfilaremia during a follow-up period of 90 days. Euthanasia and necropsy performed 3 months after the initiation of therapy due to a progressive neoplastic disease revealed no evidence of filariae...
  23. ncbi request reprint Chemotherapy of canine leishmaniosis
    Gad Baneth
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University, P O Box 12, 76100, Rehovot, Israel
    Vet Parasitol 106:315-24. 2002
    ..Due to the current lack of an ultimate and effective therapy for canine leishmaniosis, new drugs, delivery systems and treatment strategies are necessary to achieve a consistent parasitological cure in infected dogs...
  24. ncbi request reprint Antibodies to selected canine pathogens and infestation with intestinal helminths in golden jackals (Canis aureus) in Israel
    M Shamir
    Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, P O Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Vet J 162:66-72. 2001
    ..These facts, combined with the high prevalence of the jackals' exposure to the major canine pathogens demonstrated in this study, suggest that they may serve as a reservoir for the transmission of certain diseases to domestic dogs...
  25. ncbi request reprint Dynamics of IgG1 and IgG2 subclass response in dogs naturally and experimentally infected with Ehrlichia canis
    S Harrus
    Department of Clinical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, PO Box 12, 76100, Rehovot, Israel
    Vet Parasitol 99:63-71. 2001
    ..canis IgG was developed and was shown to be sensitive and specific for E. canis-IgG, and in a significant correlation with the indirect immunofluorescence antibody test...
  26. ncbi request reprint Transmission of hepatozoon canis to dogs by naturally-fed or percutaneously-injected Rhipicephalus sanguineus ticks
    G Baneth
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel
    J Parasitol 87:606-11. 2001
    ....
  27. pmc Genetic and antigenic evidence supports the separation of Hepatozoon canis and Hepatozoon americanum at the species level
    G Baneth
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    J Clin Microbiol 38:1298-301. 2000
    ..canis and anti-H. americanum sera against H. canis gamonts. Sequence analysis of 368 bases near the 3' end of the 18S rRNA gene from each species revealed a pairwise difference of 13.59%...
  28. pmc Kinetics and diagnostic and prognostic potential of quantitative Western blot analysis and antigen-specific enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay in experimental canine leishmaniasis
    D Talmi-Frank
    School of Veterinary Medicine, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, P O Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 13:271-6. 2006
    ..These immunodominant antigens and TLI, as determined by quantitative Western blotting, will be valuable for early detection and treatment evaluation of canine leishmaniasis...
  29. doi request reprint Molecular detection of Ehrlichia canis, Anaplasma bovis, Anaplasma platys, Candidatus Midichloria mitochondrii and Babesia canis vogeli in ticks from Israel
    S Harrus
    Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:459-63. 2011
    ..bovis and Candidatus Midichloria mitochondrii in Israel. To the best of the author's knowledge, this is the first report describing the detection of DNA of the latter two pathogens in R. sanguineus, and of A. bovis in R. turanicus...
  30. ncbi request reprint Low seroprevalence of antibodies to Neospora caninum in wild canids in Israel
    A Steinman
    Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Sciences, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, P O Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Vet Parasitol 137:155-8. 2006
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint An enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for antibodies to Hepatozoon canis
    L Gonen
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University, P O Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Vet Parasitol 122:131-9. 2004
    ..The ELISA will be valuable for serological evaluation of dogs suspected of exposure to H. canis and for epidemiological studies...
  32. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of Anaplasma phagocytophilum among healthy dogs and horses in Israel
    O Levi
    Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, PO Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    J Vet Med B Infect Dis Vet Public Health 53:78-80. 2006
    ..canis should also be considered. In spite of the high prevalence of ticks on horses in Israel during the summer months, no evidence for exposure to A. phagocytophilum was apparent...
  33. ncbi request reprint Retrospective study of 46 cases of feline haemobartonellosis in Israel and their relationships with FeLV and FIV infections
    S Harrus
    School of Veterinary Medicine, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel
    Vet Rec 151:82-5. 2002
    ..The cats infected with both Haemobartonella felis and FeLV had a significantly lower body temperature, were more anaemic and the mean cell volume of their erythrocytes was greater than in the cats with haemobartonellosis alone...
  34. ncbi request reprint Toxicological, bacteriological and serological diagnosis of botulism in a dog
    Y Bruchim
    Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, PO Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Vet Rec 158:768-9. 2006
  35. ncbi request reprint Detection of Ehrlichia canis by PCR in different tissues obtained during necropsy from dogs surveyed for naturally occurring canine monocytic ehrlichiosis
    Arnon Gal
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, P O Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Vet J 175:212-7. 2008
    ..canis PCR results with 7/8 dogs positive in the blood or lymph node. E. canis and A. platys DNA could be amplified by PCR when tissue samples were obtained 72h after the time of death...
  36. ncbi request reprint A serosurvey of Hepatozoon canis and Ehrlichia canis antibodies in wild red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) from Israel
    Zohar Fishman
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University, P O Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Vet Parasitol 119:21-6. 2004
    ..Canine ehrlichiosis and hepatozoonosis appear to be endemic in the wild red fox populations in Israel, and foxes may serve as a reservoir for infection of domestic dogs and other wild canine species...
  37. pmc Leishmania tropica in rock hyraxes (Procavia capensis) in a focus of human cutaneous leishmaniasis
    Dalit Talmi-Frank
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University, Rehovot, Israel
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 82:814-8. 2010
    ..The high rates of infection and exposure to L. tropica among hyraxes supports their involvement in the transmission cycle of this parasite, and their potential role as a reservoir for human disease...
  38. doi request reprint Detection of Bartonella spp. in wild rodents in Israel using HRM real-time PCR
    Danny Morick
    Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, P O Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Vet Microbiol 139:293-7. 2009
    ..Further investigation of the prevalence and zoonotic potential of the Bartonella species detected in the black rats and the Cairo spiny mouse is warranted...
  39. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of Neospora spp. among asymptomatic horses, aborted mares and horses demonstrating neurological signs in Israel
    Eitan B Kligler
    Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Quality Sciences, The Hebrew University of Jeruslem, P O Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Vet Parasitol 148:109-13. 2007
    ..antibodies performed on horses from the Middle East and the first to report significant difference in seropositivity between asymptomatic horses and horses exhibiting neurological signs...
  40. ncbi request reprint Splenic immune responses during canine visceral leishmaniasis
    Dalit Strauss-Ayali
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, PO Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Vet Res 38:547-64. 2007
    ..infantum infection, and suggests that the early elevation of IL-4 might have a role in the persistence of parasites in the presence of high IFN-gamma expression...
  41. ncbi request reprint Canine spirocercosis: clinical, diagnostic, pathologic, and epidemiologic characteristics
    Michal Mazaki-Tovi
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, P O Box 12, 76100, Rehovot, Israel
    Vet Parasitol 107:235-50. 2002
    ..The case-fatality rate decreased toward the end of the study period when improved therapy with avermectins became available...
  42. pmc Detection and identification of old world Leishmania by high resolution melt analysis
    Dalit Talmi-Frank
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University, Rehovot, Israel
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e581. 2010
    ....
  43. doi request reprint Toxoplasma gondii prevalence in Israeli crows and Griffon vultures
    H Salant
    Department of Molecular Genetics, Hadassah Medical School, Hebrew University, PO Box 12272, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    Vet Parasitol 191:23-8. 2013
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Accidental poisoning of 17 dogs with lasalocid
    G Segev
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, PO Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Vet Rec 155:174-6. 2004
    ..Fifteen of the dogs were given supportive treatment at home and two were hospitalised. Five of the dogs died, but the others improved gradually and had fully recovered by one to four days after the appearance of the clinical signs...
  45. doi request reprint Kinetoplast DNA heterogeneity among Leishmania infantum strains in central Israel and Palestine
    Abedelmajeed Nasereddin
    Al Quds University, Leishmaniasis Research Center, Abu Deis, P O Box 20760, Palestine
    Vet Parasitol 161:126-30. 2009
    ..The kDNA microheterogeneity in L. infantum parasite populations as shown by genotyping with the kDNA-PCR and RFLP provided a tool to study the epidemiology of the disease and track its spread in central Israel and Palestine...
  46. doi request reprint Disseminated central nervous system disease caused by Trypanosoma evansi in a horse
    Dalia Berlin
    School of Veterinary Medicine, The Hebrew University, P O Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Vet Parasitol 161:316-9. 2009
    ..evansi. This is the first report of ante-mortem detection of T. evansi in the cerebrospinal fluid of a horse and the first description of post-mortem PCR identification of the parasite DNA in the nervous system...
  47. ncbi request reprint Outbreak of cutaneous leishmaniasis in northern Israel
    Raymond L Jacobson
    Department of Parasitology, The Kuvin Center for Study of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, The Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Infect Dis 188:1065-73. 2003
    ..tropica foci. P. arabicus is the main vector, and it transmits parasites that are different from other L. tropica isolates, with respect to antigenic, molecular, and biochemical parameters...
  48. doi request reprint A cross-sectional survey of Toxoplasma gondii antibodies in Israeli pigeons
    Harold Salant
    Department of Parasitology, Hebrew University, Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    Vet Parasitol 165:145-9. 2009
    ..013). The study results highlight the widespread environmental contamination of T. gondii and suggest that pigeons may serve as sentinels for the environmental spread of this parasite...
  49. ncbi request reprint Polymerase chain reaction using noninvasively obtained samples, for the detection of Leishmania infantum DNA in dogs
    Dalit Strauss-Ayali
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel
    J Infect Dis 189:1729-33. 2004
    ..PCR using noninvasively obtained conjunctival samples will be useful for epidemiological studies and for direct diagnosis of canine visceral leishmaniasis...
  50. doi request reprint Longitudinal study of an outbreak of Trypanosoma evansi infection in equids and dromedary camels in Israel
    Dalia Berlin
    Veterinary Teaching Hospital, Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, P O Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Vet Parasitol 174:317-22. 2010
    ..Furthermore, recurrence of infection was documented in one camel 4 months post treatment...
  51. ncbi request reprint 'One Health', from science to policy: examples from the Israeli experience
    Eyal Klement
    Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Sciences, The Hebrew University, POB 12, 76100 Rehovot, Israel
    Vet Ital 45:45-53. 2009
    ..The benefits gained by applying the 'One Health' concept in these three examples should encourage further collaboration between veterinarians and physicians...
  52. pmc Molecular diagnosis of Old World cutaneous leishmaniasis and species identification by use of a reverse line blot hybridization assay
    Abedelmajeed Nasereddin
    Department of Parasitology, PO Box 12272, Hebrew University, Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    J Clin Microbiol 46:2848-55. 2008
    ..Thus, RLB can be used to diagnose and characterize Old World CL...
  53. ncbi request reprint Aortic thromboembolism associated with Spirocerca lupi infection
    Arnon Gal
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, P O Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Vet Parasitol 130:331-5. 2005
    ..lupi larval migration are believed to be responsible for the formation of the thrombus that occluded the aortic trifurcation. This is the first report of aortic thromboembolism associated with S. lupi infection...
  54. ncbi request reprint Polygenic detection of Rickettsia felis in cat fleas (Ctenocephalides felis) from Israel
    Omri Bauer
    School of Veterinary Medicine, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 74:444-8. 2006
    ..Although no clinical case has been reported in human beings in Israel to date, these findings suggest that this infection is prevalent in Israel...
  55. ncbi request reprint Hematology and serum biochemistry values of trapped, healthy, free-ranging rock hyraxes (Procavia capensis) and their association with age, sex, and gestational status
    Itamar Aroch
    Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel
    Vet Clin Pathol 36:40-8. 2007
    ..The rock hyrax (Procavia capensis) is an herbivore prevalent from South Africa to Turkey, and a most common zoo animal. Although many studies of hyrax diseases and physiology are available, clinicopathologic data are limited...
  56. ncbi request reprint Serological survey with PCR validation for canine visceral leishmaniasis in northern Palestine
    Abedelmajeed Nasereddin
    Al Quds Nutrition and Health Research Center, Faculty of Medicine, Al Quds University, Abu Deis, P O Box 20760, West Bank, Palestinian Authority
    J Parasitol 92:178-83. 2006
    ..However, ITS1-PCR and mITS1-PCR were also capable of identifying the parasite species and indicated they belong to L. infantum. In view of its higher sensitivity, kDNA-PCR is recommended for the routine diagnosis of CVL...
  57. ncbi request reprint Isolation and genetic characterization of a Bartonella strain closely related to Bartonella tribocorum and Bartonella elizabethae in Israeli commensal rats
    Shimon Harrus
    Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 81:55-8. 2009
    ..rattus). The detection of a Bartonella genotype closely related to B. elizabethae in the biggest metropolitan center in Israel warrants further study of its zoonotic potential and pathogenic characteristics...
  58. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-12 augments a Th1-type immune response manifested as lymphocyte proliferation and interferon gamma production in Leishmania infantum-infected dogs
    Dalit Strauss-Ayali
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, PO Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Int J Parasitol 35:63-73. 2005
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint Drivers for the emergence and re-emergence of vector-borne protozoal and bacterial diseases
    S Harrus
    School of Veterinary Medicine, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, P O Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Int J Parasitol 35:1309-18. 2005
    ..A coordinated global approach for the prevention of vector-borne diseases should be implemented by international organizations and governmental agencies in collaboration with research institutions...
  60. doi request reprint Molecular detection of Rickettsia massiliae, Rickettsia sibirica mongolitimonae and Rickettsia conorii israelensis in ticks from Israel
    S Harrus
    Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:176-80. 2011
    ..This study reports the first detection of R. massiliae and R. sibirica mongolitimonae in ticks from Israel. This is the first report describing the presence of these human pathogens in the Middle East...
  61. pmc Coinfection with multiple tick-borne and intestinal parasites in a 6-week-old dog
    Arnon Gal
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, PO Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Can Vet J 48:619-22. 2007
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint Rickettsia conorii in humans and dogs: a seroepidemiologic survey of two rural villages in Israel
    Shimon Harrus
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 77:133-5. 2007
    ..These results support a previous suggestion that canine serology could be a sensitive indicator for the presence and magnitude of human exposure to R. conorii...
  63. doi request reprint Quantitative computerized western blotting
    Dalit Talmi-Frank
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, P O Box 12, Rehovot, 76100, Israel
    Methods Mol Biol 536:103-13. 2009
    ....
  64. pmc Distinct transmission cycles of Leishmania tropica in 2 adjacent foci, Northern Israel
    Milena Svobodova
    Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1860-8. 2006
    ..The 2 foci differ with respect to parasites and vectors, but increasing peridomestic rock hyrax populations are probably responsible for emergence of cutaneous leishmaniasis in both foci...
  65. pmc Molecular fingerprinting of Leishmania infantum strains following an outbreak of visceral leishmaniasis in central Israel
    Abedelmajeed Nasereddin
    Department of Parasitology, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, P O Box 12272, Jerusalem 91220, Israel
    J Clin Microbiol 43:6054-9. 2005
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint Mixed Ehrlichia canis, Hepatozoon canis, and presumptive Anaplasma phagocytophilum infection in a dog
    Mathio E Mylonakis
    Clinic of Companion Animal Medicine, School of Veterinary Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Vet Clin Pathol 33:249-51. 2004
    ..The findings emphasize the value of cytology in offering a quick and inexpensive diagnosis in mixed tick-borne infections of dogs...
  67. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of visceral leishmaniasis in the Jenin District, West Bank: 1989-1998
    Ziad A Abdeen
    Health Research Center, Faculty of Medicine, Al Quds University, Abu Deis, Palestinian Authority, Jerusalem, Israel
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 66:329-33. 2002
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  68. ncbi request reprint Leishmaniasis in Israel and the Palestinian Authority
    Charles L Jaffe
    Department of Parasitology, Kuvin Centre for the Study of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, PO Box 12272, Jerusalem 91220, Israel
    Trends Parasitol 20:328-32. 2004
  69. ncbi request reprint Detection of relapsing fever in human blood samples from Israel using PCR targeting the glycerophosphodiester phosphodiesterase (GlpQ) gene
    Tamar Halperin
    Center for Infectious Disease Research, Medical Corps, IDF, M P O Box 02149, Israel
    Acta Trop 98:189-95. 2006
    ..A second modified GlpQ PCR was able to discriminate between probable B. persica and B. recurrentis and B. crocidurae infection. This study describes the first molecular assay for the diagnosis of relapsing fever caused by B. persica...
  70. ncbi request reprint Anti-Hepatozoon canis serum antibodies and gamonts in naturally-occurring canine monocytic ehrlichiosis
    Mathios E Mylonakis
    Clinic of Companion Animal Medicine, School of Veterinary Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, P O Box 16039, GR 54627, Thessaloniki 54401, Greece
    Vet Parasitol 129:229-33. 2005
    ..canis was high among dogs with CME in an area where both infections are endemic. However, previous exposure to H. canis was not found as an important contributor to clinical or clinicopathologic abnormalities found in dogs with CME...
  71. ncbi request reprint Hepatozoon spp.: pathological and partial 18S rRNA sequence analysis from three Brazilian dogs
    Giane R Paludo
    Faculdade de Agrononomia e Medicina Veterinária, Universidade de Brasilia, CP04508, 70910 900, Brasilia, DF, Brazil
    Parasitol Res 97:167-70. 2005
    ..Fukuoka described in Japan (>99% identity). These results indicate that both additional clinical cases and genes need examination in order to determine the phylogenetic relatedness among canid Hepatozoon species...
  72. doi request reprint Canine leishmaniosis--new concepts and insights on an expanding zoonosis: part two
    Guadalupe Miró
    Departmento de Sanidad Animal, Facultad de Veterinaria, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Trends Parasitol 24:371-7. 2008
    ..Integrated prevention with topical insecticides reducing the feeding of vectors and vaccination blocking early infection would be the basis of successful control programs...
  73. pmc Genetic and antigenic diversities of major immunoreactive proteins in globally distributed Ehrlichia canis strains
    Xiaofeng Zhang
    Department of Pathology, Center for Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Diseases, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0609, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 15:1080-8. 2008
    ..Conversely, gp19 was strongly reactive and present in all E. canis isolates. gp140 and gp200 were also present in all strains, although gp140 in the IS strain had two fewer tandem repeats and exhibited a smaller mass...