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Toxoplasmic retinochoroiditis caused by Toxoplasma gondii strain ToxoDB#65

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Author(s):
Brandao de Mattos, Cinara Cassia [1, 2] ; Siqueira, Rubens Camargo [1, 3] ; Frederico, Fabio Batista [4, 1] ; Ribeiro Ferreira, Isabelle Martins [5, 6] ; Costa Ferreira, Ana Iara [1, 2, 7] ; Previato, Mariana [8, 1, 2] ; Pereira-Chioccola, Vera Lucia [5, 6] ; de Mattos, Luiz Carlos [1, 2]
Total Authors: 8
Affiliation:
[1] FAMERP Toxoplasma Res Grp, Sao Jose Do Rio Preto, SP - Brazil
[2] FAMERP, Fac Med Sao Jose do Rio Preto, Dept Mol Biol, Immunogenet Lab, Sao Jose Do Rio Preto, SP - Brazil
[3] Rubens Siqueira Res Ctr, Sao Jose Do Rio Preto, SP - Brazil
[4] FUNFARME, Hosp Base, Fdn Fac Reg Med, Ophthalmol Outpatient Clin, Sao Jose Do Rio Preto, SP - Brazil
[5] Inst Adolfo Lutz Sao Paulo, Dept Parasitol, Sao Paulo - Brazil
[6] IAL Toxoplasma Res Grp, Sao Paulo - Brazil
[7] Univ Fed Roraima, Boa Vista, Roraima - Brazil
[8] Fac Med Marilia, Dept Oftalmol, Marilia, SP - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 8
Document type: Journal article
Source: Acta Tropica; v. 185, p. 419-421, SEP 2018.
Web of Science Citations: 0
Abstract

Ocular toxoplasmosis, caused by Toxoplasma gondii, is the most common cause of inflammation in the back of the eye. Analysis of the infecting strain may provide information regarding disease behavior and recurrence. Here, we describe clinical and epidemiological data for toxoplasmic retinochoroiditis in two Brazilian women infected by T. gondii strain ToxoDB\#65, living in an urban region of Sao Paulo State, Brazil. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 09/17540-2 - Histo blood groups like risk factor for ocular toxoplasmosis
Grantee:Luiz Carlos de Mattos
Support type: Regular Research Grants
FAPESP's process: 11/13939-8 - Study of a group of fungal and parasitic infections aiming the improvement of techniques of characterization and immune-molecular diagnosis
Grantee:Vera Lúcia Pereira Chioccola
Support type: Regular Research Grants
FAPESP's process: 13/10050-5 - Serological, molecular and images in patients with active lesions or acute relapse of ocular infection by Toxoplasma gondii: a study follow-up
Grantee:Mariana Previato
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Scientific Initiation
FAPESP's process: 09/05505-8 - Toxoplasma gondii polymorphic strains genotyping from patients with toxoplasmosis
Grantee:Isabelle Martins Ribeiro Ferreira
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate