PROJECTS

IN PROGRESS PROJECTS

Coordinator: Ana Maria Jansen-Franken

 

Trypanosoma cruzi wild cycle: wild reservoirs, distribution of the main genotypes in different biomes and concomitant parasitism as an infectivity modulator;

Diversity, richness and dispersion of Trypanosoma species in wild mammals and triatomine from the Atlantic Forest of Southeastern Brazil.

Coordinator: Carina Elisei de Oliveira

 

Detection, isolation and identification of Leishmania spp. in forested fragments;

 

The role of bats in the transmission cycle of trypanosomatids of public health importance.

Coordinator: Filipe Martins Santos

 

Dynamics of Trypanosomatidae infection in Thrichomys fosteri (Rodentia; Echimyidae) in the Pantanal from Mato Grosso do Sul.

Coordinator: Gisele Braziliano de Andrade

 

Effects of the use of probiotics and prebiotics on the production of the Jundiara hybrid under a sanitary challenge;

Detection of trypanosomatids in bat tissue residing in forest remnants in Campo Grande, Mato Grosso do Sul.

Coordinator: Grasiela Porfirio

 

Ecology of bats in forested fragments of the urban area of Campo Grande, Mato Grosso do Sul;

The interface between carnivores and rural producers in the Urucum Massif, Corumbá, MS: social, economic, ecological and sanitary aspects.

Coordinator: Heitor Miraglia Herrera

Diversity of parasites in coatis (Carnivora, Procyonidae) living in urban forest fragments: health and epidemiological aspects;

Ecology of the Trypanosoma cruzi transmission cycles in areas with different land uses;

Epidemiology of tick-borne parasites in equines of Mato Grosso do Sul State, Brazil;

Influence of parasitism on the health and spatial ecology of the coati (Nasua nasua) in urban forest fragments;

Maintenance of the enzootic cycle of Trypanosoma cruzi in the Pantanal South Pantanal: interaction between vertebrate and invertebrate hosts;

Pathogenesis of trypanosomatid infection in bats in the urban area of Campo Grande, MS.

Coordinator: Marcos Rogério André

How does Trypanosoma vivax infection affect the reproduction of male goats?

Molecular detection and characterization of Sarcocystis spp. in marsupiais (Didelphis spp.) sampled in Campo Grande, Mato Grosso Do Sul.