Valentina Virginia Ebani
Affiliation: University of Pisa
- Rocchigiani G, Ebani V, Nardoni S, Bertelloni F, Bascherini A, Leoni A, et al. Molecular survey on the occurrence of arthropod-borne pathogens in wild brown hares (Lepus europaeus) from Central Italy. Infect Genet Evol. 2018;59:142-147 pubmed publisher..The examined hares appeared to be in good health status, corroborating the hypothesis of a chronic carrier state of some vector borne agents for this animal species. ..
- Ebani V, Nardoni S, Bertelloni F, Giovanelli S, Ruffoni B, D Ascenzi C, et al. Activity of Salvia dolomitica and Salvia somalensis Essential Oils against Bacteria, Molds and Yeasts. Molecules. 2018;23: pubmed publisher..i>dolomitica and bornyl acetate and camphor in S. somalensis. The selected EOs have no relevant antifungal or antibacterial activities if compared to conventional drugs. ..
- Ebani V, Rocchigiani G, Nardoni S, Bertelloni F, Vasta V, Papini R, et al. Molecular detection of tick-borne pathogens in wild red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) from Central Italy. Acta Trop. 2017;172:197-200 pubmed publisher..tularensis. Fifty-six animals (36.6%; 95% CI: 28.97-44.76%) were positive for two or three pathogens. Red foxes result to be involved in the cycle of vector-borne pathogens that are associated to disease in dogs and humans. ..
- Ebani V, Nardoni S, Bertelloni F, Najar B, Pistelli L, Mancianti F. Antibacterial and Antifungal Activity of Essential Oils against Pathogens Responsible for Otitis Externa in Dogs and Cats. Medicines (Basel). 2017;4: pubmed publisher..officinalis. Conclusions: The obtained results suggest that some EOs could be included in treatment as an alternative therapeutic option in bacterial otitis complicated by fungi, in association with conventional drugs. ..
- Ebani V. Domestic reptiles as source of zoonotic bacteria: A mini review. Asian Pac J Trop Med. 2017;10:723-728 pubmed publisher..The present review reports the updated knowledge about salmonellosis, mycobacteriosis, chlamydiosis and leptospirosis in reptiles and underlines the risk of infection to which people, mainly children, are exposed. ..
- Magni E, Bertelloni F, Sgorbini M, Ebani V. Bartonella infection in asymptomatic horses and donkeys from Tuscany, Central Italy. Asian Pac J Trop Med. 2017;10:1077-1079 pubmed publisher..infection is possible both in horses and donkeys. At the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of BartonellaÂ henselae infection in donkeys. ..