Detection of Toxoplasma gondii DNA in horse meat from supermarkets in France and performance evaluation of two serological tests
- Publisher: EDP Sciences
(issn: 1776-1042, eissn: 1776-1042)
Research Article | RC109-216 | Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay | Modified agglutination test | Infectious and parasitic diseases | Horse meat | Magnetic-capture polymerase chain reaction | Toxoplasma gondii
mesheuropmc: food and beverages | parasitic diseases
In France, some cases of severe toxoplasmosis have been linked to the consumption of horse meat that had been imported from the American continent where atypical strains of Toxoplasma gondii are more common than in Europe. Many seroprevalence studies are presented in th...