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Field Evaluation of a Coproantigen Detection Test for Fascioliasis Diagnosis and Surveillance in Human Hyperendemic Areas of Andean Countries

  • María Adela Valero mail,

    Madela.Valero@uv.es

    Affiliation: Departamento de Parasitología, Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain

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  • María Victoria Periago,

    Affiliation: Departamento de Parasitología, Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain

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  • Ignacio Pérez-Crespo,

    Affiliation: Departamento de Parasitología, Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain

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  • René Angles,

    Affiliation: Cátedra de Parasitología, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Mayor de San Andrés, La Paz, Bolivia

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  • Fidel Villegas,

    Affiliation: Salud Pública Veterinaria, OPS/OMS, La Paz, Bolivia

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  • Carlos Aguirre,

    Affiliation: Cátedra de Parasitología, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Mayor de San Andrés, La Paz, Bolivia

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  • Wilma Strauss,

    Affiliation: Cátedra de Parasitología, Facultad de Farmacia y Bioquímica, Universidad Mayor de San Andrés, La Paz, Bolivia

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  • José R. Espinoza,

    Affiliation: Unidad de Biotecnología Molecular, Facultad de Ciencias y Filosofia, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru

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  • Patricia Herrera,

    Affiliation: Bioquímica y Biología Molecular, Facultad de Ciencias y Filosofia, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru

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  • Angelica Terashima,

    Affiliation: Instituto de Medicina Tropical Alexander von Humboldt, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru

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  • Hugo Tamayo,

    Affiliation: Organización Panamericana de la Salud, Lima, Peru

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  • Dirk Engels,

    Affiliation: Department of Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

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  • Albis Francesco Gabrielli,

    Affiliation: Department of Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

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  • Santiago Mas-Coma

    Affiliation: Departamento de Parasitología, Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain

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  • Published: September 13, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001812

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