eimeria


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Related to eimeria: Coccidia
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Noun1.eimeria - parasitic on the digestive epithelium of vertebrates and higher invertebrates
sporozoan - parasitic spore-forming protozoan
Coccidia, order Coccidia - an order in the subclass Telosporidia
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A clear example of the potential impact comes from scientific literature where effective endoparasite control can be seen with Eimeria spp.
The gastrointestinal tract of poultry is highly susceptible to various pathogenic strains of organism such as Eimeria spp and has been known to be transmitted in recycled offals [12, 13].
For example, the Microbial Genomics Research for Gene and Natural Product Discovery project is focusing on two model organisms, Burkholderia pseudomallei, a locally important soil pathogen and Eimeria tenella, a local avian protozoan.
Targeting Single-Nucleotide Polymorphisms in the 18S rRNA gene to differentiate Cyclospora species from Eimeria species by Multiplex PCR.
Three groups of samples were prepared from 119bp fragments of 18S rDNA from the protistian parasites Eimeria tenella (A), Eimeria maxima (B) and Eimeria acervulina (C).
El agente causal está clasificado dentro del género Eimeria aviar spp.
Prevalence of Cryptosporidium, Giardia and Eimeria infections in post-weaned and adult cattle on three Maryland farms.
Eimeria palumbi, a new coccidian parasite (Apicomplexa: Eimeriidae) from the Galapagos Dove (Zenaida galapagoensis).
It favored both by the biology of Eimeria species and husbandry methods that create a high risk of disease in untreated birds, yet favor the controlled uptake and further replication of vaccinal oocysts.
A common and costly poultry disease, coccidiosis is caused by tiny, single-celled parasites that belong to the genus Eimeria.