A Torina

Summary

Country: Italy

Publications

  1. Torina A, Caracappa S. Babesiosis in Italy: an overview. Parassitologia. 2007;49 Suppl 1:23-8 pubmed
    ..Moreover, our research has lately been focused on the investigation of the presence of Babesia parasites in wild animals, yielding very interesting results...
  2. Torina A, Agnone A, Blanda V, Alongi A, D Agostino R, Caracappa S, et al. Development and validation of two PCR tests for the detection of and differentiation between Anaplasma ovis and Anaplasma marginale. Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2012;3:283-7 pubmed publisher
    ..This PCR provides a tool for the detection of A. ovis and A. marginale in ticks and in wildlife and domestic hosts...
  3. Blanda V, Torina A, La Russa F, D Agostino R, Randazzo K, Scimeca S, et al. A retrospective study of the characterization of Rickettsia species in ticks collected from humans. Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2017;8:610-614 pubmed publisher
    ..The Rickettsia spp. reported in this study were identified in previously recognized or new potential tick vectors in Europe, highlighting the risk of infection by different Rickettsia spp. for humans bitten by ticks in Sicily. ..

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. Torina A, Caracappa S. Babesiosis in Italy: an overview. Parassitologia. 2007;49 Suppl 1:23-8 pubmed
    ..Moreover, our research has lately been focused on the investigation of the presence of Babesia parasites in wild animals, yielding very interesting results...
  2. Torina A, Agnone A, Blanda V, Alongi A, D Agostino R, Caracappa S, et al. Development and validation of two PCR tests for the detection of and differentiation between Anaplasma ovis and Anaplasma marginale. Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2012;3:283-7 pubmed publisher
    ..This PCR provides a tool for the detection of A. ovis and A. marginale in ticks and in wildlife and domestic hosts...
  3. Blanda V, Torina A, La Russa F, D Agostino R, Randazzo K, Scimeca S, et al. A retrospective study of the characterization of Rickettsia species in ticks collected from humans. Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2017;8:610-614 pubmed publisher
    ..The Rickettsia spp. reported in this study were identified in previously recognized or new potential tick vectors in Europe, highlighting the risk of infection by different Rickettsia spp. for humans bitten by ticks in Sicily. ..