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    • Captive wild birds as reservoirs of enteropathogenic E-coli (EPEC) and Shiga-toxin producing E-coli (STEC) 

      Sanches, Lilian Aparecida; Gomes, Marcelo da Silva; Friciello Teixeira, Rodrigo Hidalgo; Vieira Cunha, Marcos Paulo; Xavier de Oliveira, Maria Gabriela; Midolli Vieira, Monica Aparecida [UNIFESP]; Tardelli Gomes, Tania Aparecida [UNIFESP]; Knobl, Terezinha (Soc Brasileira Microbiologia, 2017)
      Psittacine birds have been identified as reservoirs of diarrheagenic Escherichia coli, a subset of pathogens associated with mortality of children in tropical countries. The role of other orders of birds as source of ...

    • Etiology of childhood diarrhea in the northeast of Brazil: significant emergent diarrheal pathogens 

      Ramos Moreno, Ana Carolina; Fernandes Filho, Antonio; Tardelli Gomes, Tania do Amaral [UNIFESP]; Ramos, Sonia T. S.; Montemor, Liana P. G.; Tavares, Vanessa C.; Santos Filho, Lauro dos; Irino, Kinue; Martinez, Marina Baquerizo (Elsevier B.V., 2010-01-01)
      In a study conducted in Joao Pessoa, northeast of Brazil, 2344 Escherichia coli isolated from 290 infants with diarrhea and 290 healthy matched controls were analyzed for virulence traits. Enteroaggregative E. coli (EAEC) ...

    • High prevalence of diarrheagenic Escherichia coli carrying toxin-encoding genes isolated from children and adults in southeastern Brazil 

      Spano, Liliana Cruz; da Cunha, Keyla Fonseca; Monfardini, Mariane Vedovatti [UNIFESP]; Bergamaschi Fonseca, Rita de Cassia; Affonso Scaletsky, Isabel Christina [UNIFESP] (Biomed Central Ltd, 2017)
      Background: Diarrheagenic Escherichia coli (DEC) are important bacterial causes of childhood diarrhea in Brazil, but its impact in adults is unknown. This study aimed at investigating DEC among children and adults living ...