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    • A novel host-adapted strain of Salmonella Typhimurium causes renal disease in olive ridley turtles (Lepidochelys olivacea) in the Pacific 

      Thierry, Work; Dagenais, Julie; Stacy, Brain; Ladner, Jason; Lorch, Jeffrey; Balazs, George; BARQUERO-CALVO, ELIAS; Breeden, Renee; Corrales Gómez, Natalia; Berlowski-Zier, Brenda; Gonzalez-Barrientos, Rocio; Harris, Heather; Hernández-Mora, Gabriela; Herrera-Ulloa, Ángel; Hesami, Shoreh; Jones, Todd; Morales, Juan Alberto; Norton, Terry M.; Rameyer, Robert A.; Taylor, Daniel; Waltzek, Thomas (Universidad Nacional, Costa Rica, 2019-06-27)
      Salmonella spp. are frequently shed by wildlife including turtles, but S. enterica subsp. enterica serovar Typhimurium or lesions associated with Salmonella are rare in turtles. Between 1996 and 2016, we necropsied 127 ...
    • Brucella ceti and brucellosis in cetaceans 

      Guzman-Verri, Caterina; González-Barrientos, Rocio; Hernández-Mora, Gabriela; Morales, Juan Alberto; BARQUERO-CALVO, ELIAS; Chaves-Olarte, Esteban; Moreno, Edgardo (Frontiers in cellular and infection microbiology, 2012-02-06)
      Since the first case of brucellosis detected in a dolphin aborted fetus, an increasing number of Brucella ceti isolates has been reported in members of the two suborders of cetaceans: Mysticeti and Odontoceti. Serological ...
    • Brucellosis in mammals of Costa Rica: an epidemiological survey 

      Hernández-Mora, Gabriela; Bonilla-Montoya, Roberto; Barrantes-Granados, Osvaldo; Esquivel-Suárez, Andrea; Montero-Caballero, Danilo; Fallas-Monge, Zeanne; Palacios Alfaro, Jose David; Baldi, Mario; Campos, Elena; Chanto, Grettel; BARQUERO-CALVO, ELIAS; Chacón-Díaz, Carlos; Chaves-Olarte, Esteban; Guzman-Verri, Caterina; Romero-Zúñiga, Juan José; Moreno, Edgardo (PLOS ONE, 2017-08-09)
      La brucelosis ha sido una enfermedad endémica del ganado y los seres humanos en Costa Rica desde principios del siglo XX. Sin embargo, no se ha reportado brucelosis en ovejas, cabras, cerdos, búfalos de agua, caballos y ...
    • Epidemiology of bovine brucellosis in Costa Rica: Lessons learned from failures in the control of the disease 

      Hernández-Mora, Gabriela; Ruiz-Villalobos, Nazareth; Bonilla-Montoya, Roberto; Romero-Zúñiga, Juan José; Jiménez-Arias, Julio; González-Barrientos, Rocio; BARQUERO-CALVO, ELIAS; Chacón-Díaz, Carlos; Rojas, Norman; Chaves-Olarte, Esteban; Guzman-Verri, Caterina; Moreno, Edgardo (PLOS ONE, 2017-08-10)
      Brucellosis, caused by Brucella abortus is a major disease of cattle and a zoonosis. In order to estimate the bovine brucellosis prevalence in Costa Rica (CR), a total 765 herds (13078 bovines) from six regions of CR ...
    • Neurobrucellosis in stranded dolphins, Costa Rica 

      Hernández-Mora, Gabriela; González-Barrientos, Rocio; Morales, Juan Alberto; Chaves-Olarte, Esteban; Guzman-Verri, Caterina; BARQUERO-CALVO, ELIAS; De-Miguel, María-Jesús; Marín, Clara-María; Blasco, Jose-María; Moreno, Edgardo (Universidad Nacional, Costa Rica, 2008-09)
      Ten striped dolphins, Stenella coeruleoalba, stranded along the Costa Rican Pacifi c coast, had meningoencephalitis and antibodies against Brucella spp. Brucella ceti was isolated from cerebrospinal fl uid of 6 dolphins ...
    • Pathology of striped dolphins (Stenella coeruleoalba) infected with Brucella ceti 

      González-Barrientos, Rocio; Morales, Juan Alberto; Hernández-Mora, Gabriela; BARQUERO-CALVO, ELIAS; Guzman-Verri, Caterina; Chaves-Olarte, Esteban; Moreno, Edgardo (Elsevier Ltd, 2009-10-14)
      Seventeen striped dolphins (Stenella coeruleoalba) displaying swimming disorders compatible with neurological syndromes were investigated for Brucella infection. Sixteen dolphins had meningoencephalomyelitis. Serum antibody ...