Babesia bovis


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Babesia bovis

The causative organism of hemoglobinuria and jaundice (red-water fever) in cattle. It is a tick-borne protozoan parasite that infects cattle in tropical and sub tropical regions of the world and can cause huge losses of livestock.
See also: Babesia
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Prevalence of Babesia bovis and Anaplasma marginale at selected localities in Sri Lanka.
de Vries et al., "Identification, expression and characterisation of a Babesia bovis hexose transporter," Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology, vol.
Amarante, "PCR-based detection of Babesia bovis and Babesia bigemina in their natural host Boophilus microplus and cattle," International Journal for Parasitology, vol.
En Mexico, la babesiosis bovina ocasionada por Babesia bovis y Babesia bigemina produce perdidas economicas a la ganaderia nacional (Rodriguez et al.
annulatus, transmit the two species of blood parasites, Babesia bovis and B.
annulatus, transmit the two species of blood parasites, Babesia bovis and Babesia bigemina, which cause the cattle diseases collectively known as "Texas fever," "cattle fever," or "bovine babesiosis."
and Anaplasma marginale (among bacteria) and African trypanosomes, Plasmodium falciparum, and Babesia bovis (among parasites) are examples of pathogens using these mechanisms.
Prevalence of Babesia bovis in cattle in Tikreet city and its surroundings with hematological study.