volume 113, issue 1, P30-37 2018
DOI: 10.1590/0074-02760170230
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Abstract: BACKGROUNDThe northern limits of Trypanosoma cruzi across the territory of the United States remain unknown. The known vectors Triatoma sanguisuga and T. lecticularia find their northernmost limits in Illinois; yet, earlier screenings of those insects did not reveal the presence of the pathogen, which has not been reported in vectors or reservoir hosts in this state.OBJECTIVESFive species of medium-sized mammals were screened for the presence of T. cruzi.METHODSGenomic DNA was isolated from heart, spleen and s…

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