Ancylostoma

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Ancylostoma

[‚aŋ·kə′läs·tə·mə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A genus of roundworms, commonly known as hookworms, in the order Ancylostomidae; parasites of humans, dogs, and cats.
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Characterisation of humoral immune responses in dogs vaccinated with irradiated Ancylostoma caninum.
Prevalence of Ancylostoma caninum (Hookworm), Toxocara canis (Roundworm), and Trichuris vulpis (Whipworm) in stray canines versus owner released canines.
4 100 Ancylostoma caninum -- -- -- -- Toxocara canis 2 25 4 50 Toxascaris leonine 2 14 4 29 Rictularia spp.
There are actually three species of this nasty parasite commonly infecting dogs in North America: Ancylostoma caninum (canine hookworm), Ancylostoma braziliense (canine and feline hookworm), and Uncinaria stenocephala (Northern canine hookworm).
Other nematodes reported from the swift fox but not found in our study include Ancylostoma caninum, a species of Capillaria, Trichuris vulpis, Uncinaria stenocephala, and a species of Uncinaria (see McClure, 1933; Stiles and Baker, 1935; Erickson, 1944; Cutter, 1958; Kilgore, 1969; Miller et al.
De las 10 especies halladas, cuatro son propias de caninos (Toxascaris leonina, Ancylostoma caninum, Toxocara canis y Dipylidium caninum) pero tienen la capacidad de infectar al humano.
Los parasitos hallados fueron Ancylostoma caninum (71,74%), Toxocara canis (63,04%), Trichuris vulpis (45,65%), Uncinaria stenocephala (41,30%), Capillaria aerophila (17,39%), Echinococcus granulosus (8,69%), Giardia spp.
En conclusion, se demostro que la utilizacion de pcDNA3-ASP1 no produjo reacciones desfavorables en ratones BALB/C y concomitantemente indujo respuesta humoral contra la proteina pcDNA3-ASP1 de excrecion/ secrecion de ancylostoma caninum en ratones.
Las vacunas contra parasitos han sido desarrolladas contra la infeccion de Ancylostoma caninum en perros (Hotez et al.
Antibody responses in pregnancy-induced transmammary transmission of Ancylostoma caninum hookworm larvae.
The search for proteins that might stimulate hookworm immunity led Hotez and Cappello to isolate and purify an anticlotting protein from Ancylostoma caninum, a species of worms that infects both dogs and people.