M Amouri

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Publications

  1. doi Clinical, serological, and molecular evidence of ehrlichiosis and anaplasmosis in dogs in Tunisia
    Y M'Ghirbi
    Service d Entomologie Médicale, Institut Pasteur de Tunis, 1002 Tunis, Tunisia
    Parasitol Res 104:767-74. 2009
  2. doi A molecular survey of Theileria and Babesia parasites in cattle, with a note on the distribution of ticks in Tunisia
    Y M'Ghirbi
    Service d Entomologie Médicale, Institut Pasteur de Tunis, 1002, Tunis, Tunisia
    Parasitol Res 103:435-42. 2008
  3. doi Detection and molecular characterization of Babesia canis vogeli from naturally infected dogs and Rhipicephalus sanguineus ticks in Tunisia
    Y M'Ghirbi
    Laboratoire d entomologie médicale, Institut Pasteur de Tunis, 1002 Tunis, Tunisia
    Vet Parasitol 152:1-7. 2008
  4. ncbi Distribution and ecology of ticks (Acari: Ixodidae) infesting livestock in Tunisia: an overview of eighth years field collections
    A Bouattour
    Laboratoire d entomologie médicale, Institut Pasteur de Tunis, Tunisia
    Parassitologia 41:5-10. 1999
  5. doi Theileria and Babesia parasites in ticks in Tunisia
    Y M'Ghirbi
    M ghirbi Youmna, Service d Entomologie Médicale, Institut Pasteur de Tunis, Tunis, Tunisia
    Transbound Emerg Dis 57:49-51. 2010
  6. ncbi [Dichotomous identification keys of ticks (Acari: Ixodidae), livestock parasites in North Africa]
    A Bouattour
    Unité d entomologie médicale, Institut Pasteur de Tunis, Tunisia
    Arch Inst Pasteur Tunis 79:43-50. 2002
  7. ncbi High prevalence of Borrelia lusitaniae in Ixodes ricinus ticks in Tunisia
    H Younsi
    , Institut Pasteur, Tunis, Tunisia
    Eur J Epidemiol 17:53-6. 2001
  8. ncbi Widespread distribution and high prevalence of an alpha-proteobacterial symbiont in the tick Ixodes ricinus
    N Lo
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Environ Microbiol 8:1280-7. 2006
  9. ncbi The known distribution and ecological preferences of the tick subgenus Boophilus (Acari: Ixodidae) in Africa and Latin America
    A Estrada-Pena
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Miguel Servet, 177, 50013, Zaragoza, Spain
    Exp Appl Acarol 38:219-35. 2006
  10. pdf [Lyme borreliosis situation in North Africa]
    A Bouattour
    Laboratoire de Microbiologie Vétérinaire, groupe Entomologie Médicale, Institut Pasteur de Tunis, BP 74, 1002 Tunis Belvedere, Tunisie
    Arch Inst Pasteur Tunis 81:13-20. 2004

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  1. doi Clinical, serological, and molecular evidence of ehrlichiosis and anaplasmosis in dogs in Tunisia
    Y M'Ghirbi
    Service d Entomologie Médicale, Institut Pasteur de Tunis, 1002 Tunis, Tunisia
    Parasitol Res 104:767-74. 2009
    ..phagocytophilum and Ehrlichia sp. RLB findings were confirmed by sequencing; BLAST search against GenBank revealed high similarity of the sequence of Ehrlichia sp. PCR/RLB amplicons with Anaplasma platys 16S rRNA partial sequence...
  2. doi A molecular survey of Theileria and Babesia parasites in cattle, with a note on the distribution of ticks in Tunisia
    Y M'Ghirbi
    Service d Entomologie Médicale, Institut Pasteur de Tunis, 1002, Tunis, Tunisia
    Parasitol Res 103:435-42. 2008
    ..annulatus was the most commonly collected species in the sub-humid area (68.5% of ticks collected in this zone)...
  3. doi Detection and molecular characterization of Babesia canis vogeli from naturally infected dogs and Rhipicephalus sanguineus ticks in Tunisia
    Y M'Ghirbi
    Laboratoire d entomologie médicale, Institut Pasteur de Tunis, 1002 Tunis, Tunisia
    Vet Parasitol 152:1-7. 2008
    ..canis vogeli. This is the first report on the detection of DNA belonging to B. canis vogeli in domestic dogs and in R. sanguineus in Tunisia...
  4. ncbi Distribution and ecology of ticks (Acari: Ixodidae) infesting livestock in Tunisia: an overview of eighth years field collections
    A Bouattour
    Laboratoire d entomologie médicale, Institut Pasteur de Tunis, Tunisia
    Parassitologia 41:5-10. 1999
    ..Rhipicephalus sanguineus, tick of dogs, were often collected on livestock. Only few specimens of Hyalomma marginatum rufipes and Hyalomma franchinii were collected...
  5. doi Theileria and Babesia parasites in ticks in Tunisia
    Y M'Ghirbi
    M ghirbi Youmna, Service d Entomologie Médicale, Institut Pasteur de Tunis, Tunis, Tunisia
    Transbound Emerg Dis 57:49-51. 2010
    ..and 3.6% of ticks harboured both genera. Although, most of the positive ticks harboured a single infection (17%), mixed infections with two, three or four different piroplasm species were also detected (5.7%)...
  6. ncbi [Dichotomous identification keys of ticks (Acari: Ixodidae), livestock parasites in North Africa]
    A Bouattour
    Unité d entomologie médicale, Institut Pasteur de Tunis, Tunisia
    Arch Inst Pasteur Tunis 79:43-50. 2002
    ..For the ticks of the other genera which are represented by only one species, we provide an identification description. Notes on geographical distribution, host and period of activity are provided...
  7. ncbi High prevalence of Borrelia lusitaniae in Ixodes ricinus ticks in Tunisia
    H Younsi
    , Institut Pasteur, Tunis, Tunisia
    Eur J Epidemiol 17:53-6. 2001
    ..Isolates were identified as B. lusitaniae (15/16) and B. garinii (1/16). These results provide new evidence for the existence of Lyme borreliosis in North Africa...
  8. ncbi Widespread distribution and high prevalence of an alpha-proteobacterial symbiont in the tick Ixodes ricinus
    N Lo
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Environ Microbiol 8:1280-7. 2006
    ..To our knowledge, IricES1 is the most widespread and highly prevalent of any tick-associated symbiont...
  9. ncbi The known distribution and ecological preferences of the tick subgenus Boophilus (Acari: Ixodidae) in Africa and Latin America
    A Estrada-Pena
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Miguel Servet, 177, 50013, Zaragoza, Spain
    Exp Appl Acarol 38:219-35. 2006
    ..decoloratus showed many different demes clearly associated to defined areas. The collections of Latin American B. microplus are very homogeneous according climate preferences and well separated from the African counterpart...
  10. pdf [Lyme borreliosis situation in North Africa]
    A Bouattour
    Laboratoire de Microbiologie Vétérinaire, groupe Entomologie Médicale, Institut Pasteur de Tunis, BP 74, 1002 Tunis Belvedere, Tunisie
    Arch Inst Pasteur Tunis 81:13-20. 2004
    ..burgdorferi sl in North Africa; however, the impact of LB in the human population seem to be negligible and the seroprevalence of Borrelia in forest workers (considered as population at high risk) in Tunisia is less than 4%...