Rudi Cassini

Summary

Affiliation: University of Padova
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Detection of Babesia EU1 in Ixodes ricinus ticks in northern Italy
    Rudi Cassini
    Dipartimento di Scienze Sperimentali Veterinarie, Universita degli Studi di Padova, Viale dell Universita, 16, 35020 Legnaro PD, Italy
    Vet Parasitol 171:151-4. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Lungworms in Alpine ibex (Capra ibex) in the eastern Alps, Italy: An ecological approach
    Rudi Cassini
    Department of Animal Medicine, Production and Health, University of Padova, Viale dell Universita, 16, 35020 Legnaro, PD, Italy Electronic address
    Vet Parasitol 214:132-8. 2015
  3. ncbi request reprint Preliminary study of the effects of preventive measures on the prevalence of Canine Leishmaniosis in a recently established focus in northern Italy
    Rudi Cassini
    Department of Comparative Biomedicine and Food Science, University of Padova, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro PD, Italy
    Vet Ital 49:157-61. 2013
  4. pmc Risk of canine and human exposure to Dirofilaria immitis infected mosquitoes in endemic areas of Italy
    Gioia Capelli
    Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle Venezie, Legnaro, Padua, Italy
    Parasit Vectors 6:60. 2013
  5. doi request reprint New insights into the epidemiology of bovine piroplasmoses in Italy
    R Cassini
    Dipartimento di Scienze Sperimentali Veterinarie, Universita degli Studi di Padova, Viale dell Universita, 16 35020 Legnaro PD, Italy
    Vet Parasitol 184:77-82. 2012
  6. pmc Heartworm (Dirofilaria immitis) infection in a leopard (Panthera pardus pardus) housed in a zoological park in north-eastern Italy
    Sandro Mazzariol
    Dipartimento di Scienze Sperimentali Veterinarie, Università degli Studi di Padova Viale dell Università, 16 35020, Legnaro Padova, Italy
    Parasit Vectors 3:25. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Canine piroplasmosis in Italy: epidemiological aspects in vertebrate and invertebrate hosts
    R Cassini
    Dipartimento di Scienze Sperimentali Veterinarie, Universita degli Studi di Padova, Viale dell Universita 16, Legnaro PD, Italy
    Vet Parasitol 165:30-5. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Copromicroscopic and molecular investigations on intestinal parasites in kenneled dogs
    Giulia Simonato
    Department of Animal Medicine, Production and Health, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Parasitol Res 114:1963-70. 2015
  9. ncbi request reprint Ecological niche model of Phlebotomus perniciosus, the main vector of canine leishmaniasis in north-eastern Italy
    Manuela Signorini
    Department of Animal Medicine, Production and Health, University of Padova, Legnaro, Italy
    Geospat Health 9:193-201. 2014
  10. pmc Occurrence and identification of risk areas of Ixodes ricinus-borne pathogens: a cost-effectiveness analysis in north-eastern Italy
    Gioia Capelli
    Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle Venezie, Viale dell Universita, 10, 35020, Legnaro PD, Italy
    Parasit Vectors 5:61. 2012

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Detection of Babesia EU1 in Ixodes ricinus ticks in northern Italy
    Rudi Cassini
    Dipartimento di Scienze Sperimentali Veterinarie, Universita degli Studi di Padova, Viale dell Universita, 16, 35020 Legnaro PD, Italy
    Vet Parasitol 171:151-4. 2010
    ..Babesia EU1 estimated individual tick prevalence in the area is 0.85%. The finding that also in northern Italy the tick population is carrying Babesia EU1 suggests a wide geographical spreading of this zoonotic pathogen in Europe...
  2. doi request reprint Lungworms in Alpine ibex (Capra ibex) in the eastern Alps, Italy: An ecological approach
    Rudi Cassini
    Department of Animal Medicine, Production and Health, University of Padova, Viale dell Universita, 16, 35020 Legnaro, PD, Italy Electronic address
    Vet Parasitol 214:132-8. 2015
    ..ibex. Based on results, ibex in the Marmolada massif seem to have an ecologically stable relationship with their lungworm community...
  3. ncbi request reprint Preliminary study of the effects of preventive measures on the prevalence of Canine Leishmaniosis in a recently established focus in northern Italy
    Rudi Cassini
    Department of Comparative Biomedicine and Food Science, University of Padova, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro PD, Italy
    Vet Ital 49:157-61. 2013
    ..Although still preliminary, the results show high sensitization of dog owners and suggest that the mass use of collars and spot-on acts positively in reducing the circulation of L. infantum. ..
  4. pmc Risk of canine and human exposure to Dirofilaria immitis infected mosquitoes in endemic areas of Italy
    Gioia Capelli
    Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle Venezie, Legnaro, Padua, Italy
    Parasit Vectors 6:60. 2013
    ..immitis in endemic areas. Data collected on dog- and human-bait traps in endemic areas of north-eastern Italy were used to estimate the likelihood of a receptive host coming into contact with an infected vector...
  5. doi request reprint New insights into the epidemiology of bovine piroplasmoses in Italy
    R Cassini
    Dipartimento di Scienze Sperimentali Veterinarie, Universita degli Studi di Padova, Viale dell Universita, 16 35020 Legnaro PD, Italy
    Vet Parasitol 184:77-82. 2012
    ..Our findings suggest that different species of piroplasms are circulating in bovine populations in Central and Northern Italy, and provide new insights into the complex epidemiology of bovine piroplasmoses in Italy...
  6. pmc Heartworm (Dirofilaria immitis) infection in a leopard (Panthera pardus pardus) housed in a zoological park in north-eastern Italy
    Sandro Mazzariol
    Dipartimento di Scienze Sperimentali Veterinarie, Università degli Studi di Padova Viale dell Università, 16 35020, Legnaro Padova, Italy
    Parasit Vectors 3:25. 2010
    ..HW chemoprophylaxis and annual serological testing on wild felids housed outdoors in endemic cHW disease areas are recommended. This is the first diagnosis of D. immitis infection in an exotic felid in Italy...
  7. doi request reprint Canine piroplasmosis in Italy: epidemiological aspects in vertebrate and invertebrate hosts
    R Cassini
    Dipartimento di Scienze Sperimentali Veterinarie, Universita degli Studi di Padova, Viale dell Universita 16, Legnaro PD, Italy
    Vet Parasitol 165:30-5. 2009
    ..Vector importance of both Rh. sanguineus and I. ricinus is hypothesized, but further investigation is needed...
  8. doi request reprint Copromicroscopic and molecular investigations on intestinal parasites in kenneled dogs
    Giulia Simonato
    Department of Animal Medicine, Production and Health, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Parasitol Res 114:1963-70. 2015
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Ecological niche model of Phlebotomus perniciosus, the main vector of canine leishmaniasis in north-eastern Italy
    Manuela Signorini
    Department of Animal Medicine, Production and Health, University of Padova, Legnaro, Italy
    Geospat Health 9:193-201. 2014
    ..ENM provided a greater understanding of the geographical distribution and ecological requirements of P. perniciosus in the study area, which can be applied for the development of future surveillance strategies. ..
  10. pmc Occurrence and identification of risk areas of Ixodes ricinus-borne pathogens: a cost-effectiveness analysis in north-eastern Italy
    Gioia Capelli
    Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle Venezie, Viale dell Universita, 10, 35020, Legnaro PD, Italy
    Parasit Vectors 5:61. 2012
    ..Based on our results, different strategies for tick collection and pathogen screening and their relative costs were evaluated and discussed...