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Journal of Parasitology Research
Volume 2011, Article ID 178748, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/178748
Research Article

Angiostrongylus vasorum: Experimental Infection and Larval Development in Omalonyx matheroni

1Departamento de Parasitologia, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Avenida Presidente Antônio Carlos 6627, Caixa Postal 486, 31270-901, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
2Departamento de Zoologia, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Avenida Presidente Antônio Carlos 6627, Caixa Postal 486, 31270-901, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil

Received 2 December 2010; Revised 12 March 2011; Accepted 13 April 2011

Academic Editor: Maria V. Johansen

Copyright © 2011 L. R. Mozzer 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.

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