Publications (181) RAFAEL CALERO BERNAL publications


  1. A comparative study of serological tests used in the diagnosis of Toxoplasma gondii infection in small ruminants evidenced the importance of cross-reactions for harmonizing diagnostic performance

    Research in Veterinary Science, Vol. 165

  2. A ring trial to harmonize Toxoplasma gondii microsatellite typing: comparative analysis of results and recommendations for optimization

    European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Vol. 42, Núm. 7, pp. 803-818

  3. Anti-Toxoplasma gondii Antibodies in European Residents: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Studies Published between 2000 and 2020

    Pathogens, Vol. 12, Núm. 12

  4. Experimental infection of sheep at mid-pregnancy with archetypal type II and type III Toxoplasma gondii isolates exhibited different phenotypic traits

    Veterinary Parasitology, Vol. 315

  5. Fatal toxoplasmosis in a captive squirrel monkey (Saimiri boliviensis) in Portugal

    Veterinary Research Communications, Vol. 47, Núm. 4, pp. 2363-2370

  6. Identification and Molecular Characterization of Four New Blastocystis Subtypes Designated ST35-ST38

    Microorganisms, Vol. 11, Núm. 1

  7. Molecular Detection and Distribution of Giardia duodenalis and Cryptosporidium spp. Infections in Wild and Domestic Animals in Portugal

    Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, Vol. 2023

  8. Occurrence and limited zoonotic potential of Cryptosporidium spp., Giardia duodenalis, and Balantioides coli infections in free-ranging and farmed wild ungulates in Spain

    Research in Veterinary Science, Vol. 159, pp. 189-197

  9. Occurrence and molecular characterization of Enterocytozoon bieneusi in wild and domestic animal species in Portugal

    Medical Mycology, Vol. 61, Núm. 2

  10. Optimization of the most widely used serological tests for a harmonized diagnosis of Toxoplasma gondii infection in domestic pigs

    Veterinary Parasitology, Vol. 322

  11. Parasites and Wildlife


  12. Sarcocystis Species Richness in Sheep and Goats from Lithuania

    Veterinary Sciences, Vol. 10, Núm. 8

  13. Seroprevalence and genetic characterization of Toxoplasma gondii in domestic pigs intended for human consumption in Cuba

    Zoonoses and Public Health, Vol. 70, Núm. 2, pp. 125-133

  14. Short-term culture adaptation of Toxoplasma gondii archetypal II and III field isolates affects cystogenic capabilities and modifies virulence in mice

    International Journal for Parasitology, Vol. 53, Núm. 9, pp. 491-504


  1. Apuntes sobre la saga extremeña de veterinarios, López

    XXVII Congreso Nacional y XVIII Iberoamericano de Historia de la Veterinaria: Jerez de la Frontera y Sanlúcar de Barrameda 21, 22 y 23 de octubre de 2022

  2. Archetypal type II and III Toxoplasma gondii oocysts induce different immune responses and clinical outcomes in experimentally infected piglets

    Frontiers in Immunology, Vol. 13