Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
BioMed Research International
Volume 2017, Article ID 5790181, 4 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/5790181
Research Article

Detection of Enterocytozoon bieneusi in White Yaks in Gansu Province, China

1State Key Laboratory of Veterinary Etiological Biology, Key Laboratory of Veterinary Parasitology of Gansu Province, Lanzhou Veterinary Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Lanzhou, Gansu Province 730046, China
2College of Animal Science and Technology, Jilin Agricultural University, Changchun, Jilin Province 130118, China
3Jiangsu Co-Innovation Center for the Prevention and Control of Important Animal Infectious Diseases and Zoonoses, Yangzhou University College of Veterinary Medicine, Yangzhou, Jiangsu Province 225009, China

Correspondence should be addressed to Dong-Hui Zhou; nc.saac@iuhgnoduohz

Received 22 March 2017; Accepted 14 May 2017; Published 6 June 2017

Academic Editor: Francesca Mancianti

Copyright © 2017 Jian-Gang Ma et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. R. Fayer, M. Santín, and J. M. Trout, “Enterocytozoon bieneusi in mature dairy cattle on farms in the eastern United States,” Parasitology Research, vol. 102, no. 1, pp. 15–20, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. M. Qi, R. Wang, H. Wang et al., “Enterocytozoon bieneusi genotypes in grazing horses in China and their zoonotic transmission potential,” Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology, vol. 63, no. 5, pp. 591–597, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. I. Desportes, Y. L. Charpentier, A. Galian et al., “Occurrence of a New Microsporidan: Enterocytozoon bieneusi n. g., n. sp., in the enterocytes of a human patient with AIDS,” The Journal of Protozoology, vol. 32, no. 2, pp. 250–254, 1985. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. Y. Jiang, W. Tao, Q. Wan, Q. Li, Y. Yang, Y. Lin et al., “Zoonotic and potentially host-adapted Enterocytozoon bieneusi genotypes in sheep and cattle in Northeast China and an increasing concern about the zoonotic importance of previously considered ruminant-adapted genotypes,” Applied and Environmental Microbiology, vol. 81, no. 15, pp. 3326–3335, 2015. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. W. Li, Y. Li, W. Li et al., “Genotypes of Enterocytozoon bieneusi in livestock in China: high prevalence and zoonotic potential,” PLoS ONE, vol. 9, no. 5, Article ID e97623, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. J. Ma, J. Cai, J. Ma, Y. Feng, and L. Xiao, “Enterocytozoon bieneusi genotypes in yaks (Bos grunniens) and their public health potential,” Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology, vol. 62, no. 1, pp. 21–25, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. J. Li, N. Luo, C. Wang et al., “Occurrence, molecular characterization and predominant genotypes of Enterocytozoon bieneusi in dairy cattle in Henan and Ningxia, China,” Parasites and Vectors, vol. 9, no. 1, article no. 1425, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. X. Zhang, Z. Wang, Y. Su et al., “Identification and genotyping of Enterocytozoon bieneusi in China,” Journal of Clinical Microbiology, vol. 49, no. 5, pp. 2006–2008, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. N. A. Samra, P. N. Thompson, F. Jori, H. Zhang, and L. Xiao, “Enterocytozoon bieneusi at the wildlife/livestock interface of the Kruger National Park, South Africa,” Veterinary Parasitology, vol. 190, no. 3-4, pp. 587–590, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. L. Wang, L. Xiao, L. Duan et al., “Concurrent infections of giardia duodenalis, Enterocytozoon bieneusi, and clostridium difficile in children during a cryptosporidiosis outbreak in a pediatric hospital in China,” PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, vol. 7, no. 9, Article ID e2437, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. Y. Hu, Y. Feng, C. Huang, and L. Xiao, “Occurrence, source, and human infection potential of Cryptosporidium and Enterocytozoon bieneusi in drinking source water in Shanghai, China, during a pig carcass disposal incident,” Environmental Science and Technology, vol. 48, no. 24, pp. 14219–14227, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. X. X. Zhang, J. Jiang, Y. N. Cai, C. F. Wang, P. Xu, G. L. Yang et al., “Molecular characterization of Enterocytozoon bieneusi in domestic rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus) in northeastern China,” Korean Journal of Parasitology, vol. 54, no. 1, pp. 81–85, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  13. X. X. Zhang, W. Cong, Z. L. Lou et al., “Prevalence, risk factors and multilocus genotyping of Enterocytozoon bieneusi in farmed foxes (Vulpes lagopus), Northern China,” Parasites and Vectors, vol. 9, no. 1, article 1356, 72 pages, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. W. Zhao, W. Zhang, F. Yang et al., “Enterocytozoon bieneusi in Dairy Cattle in the Northeast of China: genetic diversity of ITS gene and evaluation of zoonotic transmission potential,” Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology, vol. 62, no. 4, pp. 553–560, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  15. X. T. Wang, R. J. Wang, G. J. Ren, Z. Q. Yu, L. X. Zhang, S. Y. Zhang et al., “Multilocus genotyping of giardia duodenalis and Enterocytozoon bieneusi in dairy and native beef (qinchuan) calves in Shaanxi province, northwestern China,” Parasitology Research, vol. 115, no. 3, pp. 1355–1361, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  16. V. F. Del Coco, M. A. Córdoba, G. Bilbao, P. de Almeida Castro, J. A. Basualdo, and M. Santín, “First report of Enterocytozoon bieneusi from dairy cattle in Argentina,” Veterinary Parasitology, vol. 199, no. 1-2, pp. 112–115, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  17. M. Santín, D. Dargatz, and R. Fayer, “Prevalence and genotypes of Enterocytozoon bieneusi in weaned beef calves on cow-calf operations in the USA,” Parasitology Research, vol. 110, no. 5, pp. 2033–2041, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  18. V. R. da Silva Fiuza, C. W. G. Lopes, F. C. R. de Oliveira, R. Fayer, and M. Santin, “New findings of Enterocytozoon bieneusi in beef and dairy cattle in Brazil,” Veterinary Parasitology, vol. 216, pp. 46–51, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  19. M. R. Karim, H. Dong, T. Li et al., “Predomination and new genotypes of Enterocytozoon bieneusi in captive nonhuman primates in zoos in China: high genetic diversity and zoonotic significance,” PLoS ONE, vol. 10, no. 2, Article ID e0117991, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus