Alexander Welker Biondo

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Presence of infectious agents and co-infections in diarrheic dogs determined with a real-time polymerase chain reaction-based panel
    Aline Baumann da Rocha Gizzi
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, Federal University of Parana, 1540 R dos Funcionários, Curitiba, PR 80035 050, Brazil
    BMC Vet Res 10:23. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood and postal worker characteristics associated with dog bites in postal workers of the Brazilian National Postal Service in Curitiba
    Eduardo Alexandre de Oliveira
    Departamento de Medicina Veterinaria, Universidade Federal do Parana, Curitiba, PR, 80035 050
    Cien Saude Colet 18:1367-74. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint A review of the occurrence of hemoplasmas (hemotrophic mycoplasmas) in Brazil
    Alexander Welker Biondo
    Departamento de Medicina Veterinaria, Universidade Federal do Parana, UFPR
    Rev Bras Parasitol Vet 18:1-7. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and molecular characterization of Mycoplasma ovis in selected free-ranging Brazilian deer populations
    Ana Laura Grazziotin
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, School of Veterinary Medicine, Universidade Federal do Parana, Rua dos Funcionários, 1450, Curitiba, PR80035 050, Brazil
    J Wildl Dis 47:1005-11. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii infection in cats from Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil
    Marúcia de Andrade Cruz
    Departamento de Medicina Veterinaria, Universidade Federal do Parana UFPR, Brazil
    Rev Bras Parasitol Vet 20:256-8. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Dog parasite incidence and risk factors, from sampling after one-year interval, in Pinhais, Brazil
    Camila Marinelli Martins
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Rev Bras Parasitol Vet 21:101-6. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Mycoplasma ovis in captive cervids: prevalence, molecular characterization and phylogeny
    Ana Laura Grazziotin
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, School of Veterinary Medicine, Universidade Federal do Parana, Rua dos Funcionários, 1450, Curitiba, PR 80035 050, Brazil
    Vet Microbiol 152:415-9. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of Rickettsia bellii and Rickettsia felis in dogs, São José dos Pinhais, State of Paraná, Brazil
    Fernanda Silva Fortes
    Laboratório de Doenças Parasitárias, Departamento de Medicina Veterinaria, Faculdade de Medicina Veterinaria, Universidade Federal do Parana, Rua dos Funcionários 1540, Curitiba PR, Brazil
    Rev Bras Parasitol Vet 19:222-7. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint gyrA and gyrB gene mutation in ciprofloxacin-resistant Mycobacterium massiliense clinical isolates from Southern Brazil
    Fernanda Monego
    Pós graduação em Biologia Celular e Molecular, Universidade Federal do Parana, Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
    Microb Drug Resist 18:1-6. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Cat infected by a variant of bat rabies virus in a 29-year disease-free urban area of southern Brazil
    Vivien Midori Morikawa
    Laboratório de Doenças Parasitárias, Departamento de Medicina Veterinaria, Universidade Federal do Parana, Curitiba, PR
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 45:255-6. 2012

Collaborators

  • Marcelo Bahia Labruna
  • Matias Pablo Juan Szabó
  • Helio Autran de Morais
  • Fernanda Monego
  • Rafael Silva Duarte
  • Vivien Midori Morikawa
  • Ana Laura Grazziotin
  • Aline Baumann da Rocha Gizzi
  • Eduardo Alexandre de Oliveira
  • Camila Marinelli Martins
  • Juliano Leônidas Hoffmann
  • Marúcia de Andrade Cruz
  • Rafael Felipe da Costa Vieira
  • Marcelo Beltrão Molento
  • Andrea Pires Santos
  • Joanne Belle Messick
  • Ana Marcia Sa Guimaraes
  • Ahmed Mohamed
  • Ivan Roque de Barros Filho
  • Fernanda Silva Fortes
  • Marko Estrada
  • Simone Tostes Oliveira
  • Rafael Stedile
  • Denise Adamczyk Kozemjakin
  • Christian M Leutenegger
  • Mary Marcondes
  • Leandro Nagae Kuritza
  • Igor Adolfo Dexheimer Paploski
  • Priscila Cavalheiro Marcenovicz
  • Gisela Braune
  • Mariana Kikuti
  • Henrique Larsen Brunow Ventura
  • Rose Maria Manosso
  • Ana Paula Marinho
  • Jaqueline Maria Gonçalves Figueiredo
  • Daniele Bier
  • Cristiane da Conceição de Barros
  • Wanderlei de Moraes
  • Zalmir Silvino Cubas
  • Marcos Jose de Oliveira
  • Lucelia Donatti
  • Leila Sabrina Ullmann
  • Leonilda Correia dos Santos
  • José Maurício Barbanti Duarte
  • Patrícia Yukiko Montaño
  • Helio Langoni
  • José Edivaldo Bonacim
  • Ronaldo Viana Leite
  • Jonas Moraes-Filho
  • Iara Silveira

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Presence of infectious agents and co-infections in diarrheic dogs determined with a real-time polymerase chain reaction-based panel
    Aline Baumann da Rocha Gizzi
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, Federal University of Parana, 1540 R dos Funcionários, Curitiba, PR 80035 050, Brazil
    BMC Vet Res 10:23. 2014
    ..Feces samples were tested for canine distemper virus, canine coronavirus, canine parvovirus type 2 (CPV-2), Clostridium perfringens alpha toxin (CPA), Cryptosporidium spp., Giardia spp., and Salmonella spp. using molecular techniques...
  2. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood and postal worker characteristics associated with dog bites in postal workers of the Brazilian National Postal Service in Curitiba
    Eduardo Alexandre de Oliveira
    Departamento de Medicina Veterinaria, Universidade Federal do Parana, Curitiba, PR, 80035 050
    Cien Saude Colet 18:1367-74. 2013
    ..The occurrence of dog bites among postal workers in Curitiba is related to income and population density and prevention strategies should address mailbox position and adequate fencing to provide protection for postal workers...
  3. ncbi request reprint A review of the occurrence of hemoplasmas (hemotrophic mycoplasmas) in Brazil
    Alexander Welker Biondo
    Departamento de Medicina Veterinaria, Universidade Federal do Parana, UFPR
    Rev Bras Parasitol Vet 18:1-7. 2009
    ..Further studies should be conducted to better understand their impact on pets, production animals, and wildlife fauna, as well as their role as zoonotic agents, particularly in immunocompromised patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and molecular characterization of Mycoplasma ovis in selected free-ranging Brazilian deer populations
    Ana Laura Grazziotin
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, School of Veterinary Medicine, Universidade Federal do Parana, Rua dos Funcionários, 1450, Curitiba, PR80035 050, Brazil
    J Wildl Dis 47:1005-11. 2011
    ..ovis, 'Candidatus Mycoplasma erythrocervae', and a hemoplasma most closely related to M. ovis. Phylogenetic analysis of the 23S rRNA gene from selected sequences confirmed these relationships...
  5. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii infection in cats from Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil
    Marúcia de Andrade Cruz
    Departamento de Medicina Veterinaria, Universidade Federal do Parana UFPR, Brazil
    Rev Bras Parasitol Vet 20:256-8. 2011
    ..In conclusion, low feline toxoplasmosis seroprevalence may be associated to owned cats due to adequate dietary care and restricted outdoor access, as well as low local environmental exposure...
  6. ncbi request reprint Dog parasite incidence and risk factors, from sampling after one-year interval, in Pinhais, Brazil
    Camila Marinelli Martins
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Rev Bras Parasitol Vet 21:101-6. 2012
    ..Therefore, isolated antiparasitic treatment strategies may have no impact on parasite control, given the risk of introduction of new agents, thereby limiting the prevention strategies...
  7. ncbi request reprint Mycoplasma ovis in captive cervids: prevalence, molecular characterization and phylogeny
    Ana Laura Grazziotin
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, School of Veterinary Medicine, Universidade Federal do Parana, Rua dos Funcionários, 1450, Curitiba, PR 80035 050, Brazil
    Vet Microbiol 152:415-9. 2011
    ..ovis and only 89.4% identity to the 23S rRNA gene of the fawn's M. ovis. This is the first report of M. ovis in captive South American deer, revealing a high prevalence of hemoplasma infection in these animals...
  8. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of Rickettsia bellii and Rickettsia felis in dogs, São José dos Pinhais, State of Paraná, Brazil
    Fernanda Silva Fortes
    Laboratório de Doenças Parasitárias, Departamento de Medicina Veterinaria, Faculdade de Medicina Veterinaria, Universidade Federal do Parana, Rua dos Funcionários 1540, Curitiba PR, Brazil
    Rev Bras Parasitol Vet 19:222-7. 2010
    ..circulation in dogs in the area studied may be considered at low prevalence, suggesting low risk of human infection, the present data demonstrate for the first time the exposure of dogs to R. bellii and R. felis in Southern Brazil...
  9. ncbi request reprint gyrA and gyrB gene mutation in ciprofloxacin-resistant Mycobacterium massiliense clinical isolates from Southern Brazil
    Fernanda Monego
    Pós graduação em Biologia Celular e Molecular, Universidade Federal do Parana, Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
    Microb Drug Resist 18:1-6. 2012
    ..No gyrB mutation was observed in all tested M. massiliense isolates. In conclusion, our results have shown that mutations of gyrA codon 90 are frequent and may constitute an important mechanism of resistance to FQ in M. massiliense...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cat infected by a variant of bat rabies virus in a 29-year disease-free urban area of southern Brazil
    Vivien Midori Morikawa
    Laboratório de Doenças Parasitárias, Departamento de Medicina Veterinaria, Universidade Federal do Parana, Curitiba, PR
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 45:255-6. 2012
    ..After 29 years, rabies was detected in a cat in Curitiba, southern Brazil...