- Autores: Campino L, Maia C
- Ano de Publicação: 2011
- Journal: Trends in Parasitology
- Link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Can+domestic+cats+be+considered+reservoir+hosts+of+zoonotic+leishmaniasis%3F
Canine and human zoonotic leishmaniasis caused by Leishmania infantum, which is transmitted by the bite of infected phlebotomine sand flies, is a serious public health problem in the Mediterranean basin and Latin America.