Miguel D Saggese
Affiliation: Texas A and M University
- First detection of Bacillus anthracis in feces of free-ranging raptors from central ArgentinaMiguel D Saggese
Area de Animales No Tradicionales, Departamento de Producción, Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad de Buenos Aires 1427, Argentina
J Wildl Dis 43:136-41. 2007..Long-term studies to determine the extent of this potential involvement in the epidemiology of anthrax in central Argentina are required...
- Gross and microscopic findings and investigation of the aetiopathogenesis of mycobacteriosis in a captive population of white-winged ducks (Cairina scutulata)Miguel D Saggese
Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, The Schubot Exotic Bird Health Center, Akron, OH, USA
Avian Pathol 36:415-22. 2007..a. avium and that mycobacteriosis is a major threat to ex situ breeding. We hypothesize that the minimal heterozygosis previously shown in these ducks could be contributing to an apparently ineffective immune response...
- Comparison of sampling methods, culture, acid-fast stain, and polymerase chain reaction assay for the diagnosis of mycobacteriosis in ring-neck doves (Streptopelia risoria)Miguel D Saggese
Schubot Exotic Bird Health Center, Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, 4467 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 4467, USA
J Avian Med Surg 24:263-71. 2010..Examination of multiple tissues and the use of several different diagnostic techniques significantly increases the probability of diagnosis of mycobacteriosis...
- Mycobacteriosis in naturally infected ring-neck doves (Streptopelia risoria): investigation of the association between feather colour and susceptibility to infection, disease and lesions typeMiguel D Saggese
The Schubot Exotic Bird Health Center, Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4467, USA
Avian Pathol 37:443-50. 2008..avium subsp. avium infection in these doves could be associated to these loci or at least located in the same (Z) chromosome, as the association with white colour suggests...