Tropical Animal Health and Production

, Volume 10, Issue 1, pp 175–177 | Cite as

Toxoplasma gondii antibodies in Nigerian goats

  • S. Falade


Toxoplasma gondii antibodies were detected in 27 of 848 sera from Nigerian breeds of goats. The significance of this finding in relation to livestock production and human public health in Nigeria is briefly discussed.


Public Health Veterinary Medicine Livestock Production Human Public Health Nigerian Goat 
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Anticorps DeToxoplasma Gondii Chez Les Chèvres De La Nigeria


Les anticorps deToxoplasma gondii ont été mis en évidence chez 27 des 848 sérums examinés en provenance de troupeaux de chèvres de la Nigeria.

La signification de cette constatation en relation avec la production animale et la santé humaine dans cet Etat est brièvement discutée.

Anticuerpos DeToxoplasma Gondii En Cabras En Nigeria


Se detectaron anticuerpos de Toxoplasma gondii en 27 de 848 sueros de cabras en Nigeria. Se discute brevemente el significado de éste hallazgo go en relación con la producción ganadera y salud pública.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Falade
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  1. 1.Department of Veterinary Microbiology and ParasitologyUniversity of IbadanNigeria

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