Academic Journals Database
Disseminating quality controlled scientific knowledge

Isolation of dermatophytes in wild felids from screening centers

Author(s): Ana Paula N. Albano | PatrĂ­cia da Silva Nascente | Alice T. Meirelles Leite | Melissa O. Xavier | Rosema Santin | Antonella Souza Mattei | Roberta M.P. Humberg | Marco Antonio A. Coimbra | Luiz Fernando Minello | Mario C.A. Meireles

Journal: Brazilian Journal of Microbiology
ISSN 1517-8382

Volume: 44;
Issue: 1;
Start page: 171;
Date: 2013;
Original page

Keywords: Trichophyton sp. | dermatophytes | wild felids

The aim of this study was detect the presence of dermatophyte fungi on wild felids from screening centers. Samples were taken from 30 animals, assembled in two groups: "free-ranging" and "transitory captivity". The dermatophytes (Trichophyton genus), isolated from two felids (6.6%), both of the group "free-ranging".
RPA Switzerland

RPA Switzerland

Robotic process automation


Tango Jona
Tangokurs Rapperswil-Jona