Papia Biswas

Papia Biswas
Central Agricultural University | CAU · Department of Veterinary Public Health & Epidemiology

Veterinary Public Health & Epidemiology

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Background & objectives: For detection and molecular characterization of Babesia microti in laboratory mice from India. Methods: A total of 625 mice were screened by peripheral blood smear examination and subsequently was confirmed by PCR using a piroplasm conserved primer set (Piro A/B). Nested PCR was done using a species-specific primer targe...
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Aims Canine demodicosis is a parasitic condition affecting the skin of dogs. The present study was designed to characterize chitin synthase gene of Demodex canis. The molecular technique was used for better understanding of this gene. Methods A total of 75 dogs which are reared as pets with or without showing any skin lesions were examined during...
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In order to detect the prevalence of tick-borne pathogens in dogs, a total of 525 dog blood samples were examined by peripheral blood examination during different seasons. The survey was carried out from July, 2017 to June, 2018 in different parts of North-Eastern (NE) regions of India. Dogs were also closely inspected on their body surface for pre...
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The present study was conducted to determine the prevalence of haemoprotozoa in cattle of Mizoram from April 2017 to March 2018. The prevalence was studied in relation to age, sex breed of animals and seasonal changes in a year. Random blood samples were collected from both organized farms and unorganized cattle farms. A total of 1,153 cattle were...
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Oestrus ovis, the sheep 'nasal bot fly', somewhat looks like a honey bee, has a rudimentary mouth parts and do not feed. The larva of the sheep nasal fly is responsible for causing a condition in sheep and goat called nasal myiasis, oestriosis or 'false gid'. The disease occurs when adult fly deposit first larvae (L1) into the nostrils of its host....
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Stomoxys calcitrans (Diptera, Muscidae) is an important haematophagus fly which feeds on the blood of their animal hosts, especially livestock and occasionally on humans. Apart from their direct effects on hosts like disturbance, skin lesions, reduced feed intake, stress and blood loss, S. calcitrans acts as mechanical vectors of several bacterial,...
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Cattle hypodermosis (warble fly infestation, WFI) is an economically important disease in livestock throughout the world. Larvae of Hypoderma spp. cause subcutaneous myiasis of domesticated and wild ruminants. The important species in cattle are Hypoderma bovis and Hypoderma lineatum whereas, Hypoderma diana, Hypoderma actaeon and Hypoderma tarandi...

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