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    • Homologación de planes de estudio de Medicina Veterinaria en Latinoamérica 

      San Martín Howard, Felipe Antonio. (2010-06-30)
      La Asociación Panamericana de Ciencias Veterinarias (PANVET) y la Federación Panamericana de Facultades y Escuelas de Ciencias Veterinarias (FPFECV), concientes de la necesidad de desarrollar acciones encaminadas a ...
    • Digestibilidad del camote y su efecto sobre la Digestibilidad de Concentrados usados en la alimentación de perros 

      San Martín Howard, Felipe Antonio. (2010-07-01)
      Se evalúo la digestibilidad del camote y su efecto sobre la digestibilidad de alimentos comerciales usados en la alimentación de perros. El diseño experimental fue el cuadrado latino 5x5, para lo cual se empleó cinco ...
    • Valor nutricional de la algarroba (Prosopis pallida) en la alimentación del caballo 

      Peñaloza Atuncar, Fernando Augusto.; San Martín Howard, Felipe Antonio.; Ara Gómez, Miguel Angel. (2010-07-01)
      El presente estudio se llevó a cabo con el objetivo de estimar el valor nutritivo de la algarroba (Prosopis pallida) en caballos. Se evaluaron cuatro raciones con niveles crecientes (0; 20; 46.7 y 66.7%) de algarroba, ...
    • Educación veterinaria en el Perú 

      San Martín Howard, Felipe Antonio.; García P., Mario. (2010-07-01)
      La I Reunión Científica de la Asociación Peruana de Educación de Medicina Veterinaria (APEMEV), que se realizó en la Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria de la Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos del 3 al 5 de julio ...
    • Engorde de llamas bajo diferentes regímenes alimenticios 

      García Vera, Wilber Calixto Rolando.; San Martín Howard, Felipe Antonio.; Novoa M., César. (2010-07-01)
      El presente trabajo se realizó en la Estación Experimental del IVITA-Maranganí con el objetivo de evaluar la respuesta al engorde de llamas de dos edades sometidas a diferentes regímenes alimenticios en dos estaciones ...
    • Efecto de la suplementación de un acidificante microencapsulado en la ración sobre el comportamiento productivo de gorrinos y marranas 

      Delgado Fasanando, Carlos Enrique.; San Martín Howard, Felipe Antonio.; Carcelen Caceres, Demetrio Demetrio (2010-07-01)
      El objetivo del presente estudio fue determinar el efecto de suplementar acidificantes a gorrinos y marranas sobre sus parámetros productivos y de salud. En el primer ensayo se utilizó 360 gorrinos desde los 21 a los 42 ...
    • Human Hydatid Disease in Peru Is Basically Restricted to Echinococcus granulosus Genotype G1 

      Santiváñez, Saúl J.; Gutiérrez, Mariana M.; Rosenzvit, Mara C.; Muzulin, Patricia M.; Rodríguez, Mary L.; González, Armando E. (American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2010-10-01)
      A molecular PCR study using DNA from 21 hydatid cysts was performed to determine which strain type is responsible for human infection in Peru. The mitochondrial cytochrome c oxidase subunit 1 (CO1) gene was amplified in ...
    • Multiantigen Print Immunoassay for Comparison of Diagnostic Antigens for Taenia solium Cysticercosis and Taeniasis 

      Handali, Sukwan.; Klarman, Molly.; Gaspard, Amanda N.; Noh, John.; Yeuk-Mui, Lee.; Rodríguez, Silvia.; González, Armando E. (Clinical and Vaccine Immunology, 2010-10-01)
    • Protection of pigs with cysticercosis from further infections after treatment with oxfendazole 

      González, Armando E.; Gavidia, César.; Falcon, Néstor.; Bernal, Teresa.; Verastegui, Manuela.; García, Héctor H. (2010-10-01)
      Cysticercosis, the infection by the larvae of Taenia solium, is a major cause of acquired epilepsy in the world; it also causes significant economic loss because of contaminated pork. This disease is endemic in most developing ...
    • Control of Taenia solium. 

      González, Armando E.; García, H.H.; Gilman, Robert H.; Tsang, Víctor C.W. (Acta Tropica, 2010-10-05)
      Control or eradication of Taenia solium cysticercosis has been achieved to date only in Europe and North America. Significant improvements in sanitary conditions and developing functional slaughterhouse control systems ...
    • Porcine antibody responses to Taenia solium antigens rGp50 and sTs18var1 

      Handali, Sukwan.; González, Armando E.; Hancock, Kathy.; García, Héctor H.; Roberts, Jacquelin M.; Gilman, Robert H. (The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2010-10-06)
      Cysticercosis, a disease caused by the larval form of Taenia solium, is diagnosed by detection of specific antibodies or by imaging techniques. Our preferred immunologic assay for cysticercosis is the enzyme-linked ...
    • Short report: secondary transmission in Porcine Cysticercosis : description and their potential implications for control sustainability 

      González, Armando E.; López-Urbina, Teresa.; Tsang, Byron Y.; Gavidia, César M.; García, Héctor H.; Silva, María E. (The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2010-10-06)
      Taenia solium taeniasis/cysticercosis is one of few potentially eradicable infectious diseases and is the target of control programs in several countries. The larval stage of this zoonotic cestode invades the human brain ...
    • Time-response curve of oxfendazole in the treatment of swine cysticercosis 

      González, Armando E.; Falcón, Néstor.; Gavidia, César.; García, Héctor H.; Tsang, Víctor C.W.; Bernal, Teresa. (2010-10-06)
      Human Taenia solium cysticercosis is a major cause of epilepsy in developing countries, and porcine infection causes widespread economic losses because of infested pork. Recently, the use of oxfendazole (OFZ) for porcine ...
    • Human Hydatid Disease in Peru Is Basically Restricted to Echinococcus granulosus Genotype G1 

      Santiváñez, Saúl J.; Gutiérrez, Mariana M.; Rosenzvit, Mara C.; Muzulin, Patricia M.; Rodríguez, Mary L.; González, Armando E. (The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2010-10-06)
      A molecular PCR study using DNA from 21 hydatid cysts was performed to determine which strain type is responsible for human infection in Peru. The mitochondrial cytochrome c oxidase subunit 1 (CO1) gene was amplified in ...
    • Combined human and porcine mass chemotherapy for the control of T. Solium 

      García, H.H.; González, A.E.; Gilman, R.H.; Moulton, L.H.; Verastegui, M.; Rodríguez, S. (The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2010-10-06)
      A combined (human and porcine) mass chemotherapy program was tested in a controlled design in 12 village hamlets in the Peruvian highlands. A single dose of 5 mg of praziquantel was given to eliminate intestinal taeniasis ...
    • Circulating parasite antigen in patients with hydrocephalus secondary to neurocysticercosis 

      García, H.H.; González, A.E.; Gilman, R.H.; Bernal, T.; Rodríguez, S.; Pretell, E.J. (The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2010-10-06)
      End stages of neurocysticercosis include residual intraparenchymal brain calcifications and hydrocephalus. Although brain calcifications alone have a benign prognosis, hydrocephalus is frequently associated with chronic ...
    • Increased prevalence of Cysticercosis and Taeniasis hmong professional fried pork vendors and the general population of a village in the peruvian highlands 

      García, Héctor H.; Aráoz, Rómulo.; Gilman, Robert H.; Valdez, Janet.; González, Armando E.; Gavidia, César. (The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2010-10-06)
      Two different populations in Saylla, a Peruvian village near Cusco, known for chicharrones, a local pork dish, were surveyed by serology and stool examination to determine the prevalence and epidemiologic characteristics ...
    • Taeniasis and Cysticercosis in housemaids working in affluent neighborhoods in Lima, Peru 

      Huisa, Branko N.; Menacho, Luis A.; Rodríguez, Silvia.; Bustos, Javier A.; Gilman, Robert H.; González, Armando E. (The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2010-10-06)
      Taenia solium taeniasis/cysticercosis is endemic in most developing countries, where it is an important cause of epileptic seizures and other neurologic symptoms. In industrialized countries, cysticercosis results from ...
    • Hyperendemic human and porcine taenia solium infection in Perú 

      García, Héctor H.; Gilman, Robert H.; González, Armando E.; Verastegui, Manuela.; Rodríguez, Silvia.; Gavidia, César. (The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2010-10-06)
      The prevalence and characteristics of human taeniasis/cysticercosis and porcine cysticercosis were assessed in an endemic area of the Peruvian highlands. Individuals from 10 communities had stool examinations (N 2,951) ...
    • Short report: vaccination of pigs to control human neurocysticercosis 

      González, Armando E.; Gauci, Charles G.; Barber, Dylan.; Gilman, Robert H.; Tsang, Víctor C.W.; García, Héctor H. (The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2010-10-06)
      Taenia solium taeniasis/cysticercosis is a zoonotic disease complex in which the pig is an obligate intermediate host. The infection is widespread, particularly in the developing world, and neurocysticercosis is a major ...