Bastiaan G Meerburg

Summary

Affiliation: Wageningen University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The Year of the Rat ends - time to fight hunger!
    Bastiaan G Meerburg
    Wageningen University and Research Centre, Plant Research International, PO Box 16, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Pest Manag Sci 65:351-2. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Rodent-borne diseases and their risks for public health
    Bastiaan G Meerburg
    Wageningen University and Research Centre, Plant Research International, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Crit Rev Microbiol 35:221-70. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Neospora caninum and Toxoplasma gondii in brain tissue of feral rodents and insectivores caught on farms in the Netherlands
    B G Meerburg
    Wageningen University and Research Centre, Livestock Research, P O Box 65, 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Vet Parasitol 184:317-20. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Escherichia coli concentrations in feces of geese, coots, and gulls residing on recreational water in The Netherlands
    Bastiaan G Meerburg
    Wageningen University and Research Centre, Plant Research International B V, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:601-3. 2011
  5. pmc Changing climate-changing pathogens: Toxoplasma gondii in North-Western Europe
    Bastiaan G Meerburg
    Wageningen University and Research Centre, The Netherlands
    Parasitol Res 105:17-24. 2009
  6. doi request reprint The ethics of rodent control
    Bastiaan G Meerburg
    Animal Sciences Group, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Pest Manag Sci 64:1205-11. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Cats and goat whey associated with Toxoplasma gondii infection in pigs
    B G Meerburg
    Animal Sciences Group, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 6:266-74. 2006
  8. pmc Presence of Salmonella and Campylobacter spp. in wild small mammals on organic farms
    B G Meerburg
    Animal Sciences Group, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 65, NL 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:960-2. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Food safety in free-range and organic livestock systems: risk management and responsibility
    A Kijlstra
    Animal Sciences Group, Wageningen University and Research Centre, 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
    J Food Prot 72:2629-37. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint [Zoonotic risk of rodents in livestock production]
    B G Meerburg
    Animal Sciences Group WUR, Divisie Veehouderij, Postbus 65, 8200AB Lelystad
    Tijdschr Diergeneeskd 131:445-7. 2006

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint The Year of the Rat ends - time to fight hunger!
    Bastiaan G Meerburg
    Wageningen University and Research Centre, Plant Research International, PO Box 16, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Pest Manag Sci 65:351-2. 2009
    ..Moreover, rodent-borne diseases would decrease, diseases that can be catastrophic to the livelihoods of the poorest of the poor...
  2. doi request reprint Rodent-borne diseases and their risks for public health
    Bastiaan G Meerburg
    Wageningen University and Research Centre, Plant Research International, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Crit Rev Microbiol 35:221-70. 2009
    ..In this review article a large number of pathogens that are directly or indirectly transmitted by rodents are described. Moreover, a simplified rodent disease model is discussed...
  3. doi request reprint Neospora caninum and Toxoplasma gondii in brain tissue of feral rodents and insectivores caught on farms in the Netherlands
    B G Meerburg
    Wageningen University and Research Centre, Livestock Research, P O Box 65, 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Vet Parasitol 184:317-20. 2012
    ..Due to the observation that rodents and insectivores can contract both parasites, they might function as indicator species for the parasitic load on farms...
  4. doi request reprint Escherichia coli concentrations in feces of geese, coots, and gulls residing on recreational water in The Netherlands
    Bastiaan G Meerburg
    Wageningen University and Research Centre, Plant Research International B V, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:601-3. 2011
    ..coli per gram than do geese or coot feces. However, contamination risks also depends on bird abundance. These are important aspects for effective water bird management...
  5. pmc Changing climate-changing pathogens: Toxoplasma gondii in North-Western Europe
    Bastiaan G Meerburg
    Wageningen University and Research Centre, The Netherlands
    Parasitol Res 105:17-24. 2009
    ..Until a vaccine that offers complete protection is developed, the emphasis should be on treatment optimization and prevention...
  6. doi request reprint The ethics of rodent control
    Bastiaan G Meerburg
    Animal Sciences Group, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Pest Manag Sci 64:1205-11. 2008
    ..Adherence to this option will, however, require a shift in the design of rodent control methods: effectiveness will no longer be the leading principle. It will have to share its position with animal welfare and humaneness...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cats and goat whey associated with Toxoplasma gondii infection in pigs
    B G Meerburg
    Animal Sciences Group, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 6:266-74. 2006
    ..In order to decrease the risk of T. gondii infecting their pigs, farmers should limit the access and number of cats on their farms and refrain from feeding goat whey to their pigs...
  8. pmc Presence of Salmonella and Campylobacter spp. in wild small mammals on organic farms
    B G Meerburg
    Animal Sciences Group, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 65, NL 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:960-2. 2006
    ..No shared Campylobacter genotypes were found between rodent and pig manure isolates. Effective on-farm rodent management is recommended...
  9. ncbi request reprint Food safety in free-range and organic livestock systems: risk management and responsibility
    A Kijlstra
    Animal Sciences Group, Wageningen University and Research Centre, 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
    J Food Prot 72:2629-37. 2009
    ..The responsibility for protecting food safety should be properly divided among the various parties involved: producers, processors, governments, nongovernmental organizations, and consumers...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Zoonotic risk of rodents in livestock production]
    B G Meerburg
    Animal Sciences Group WUR, Divisie Veehouderij, Postbus 65, 8200AB Lelystad
    Tijdschr Diergeneeskd 131:445-7. 2006