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10 February 2016 | Bovine cysticercosis in Europe
A new study published in Parasites & Vectors reviewed the epidemiology, impact and control of bovine cysticercosis in Europe. There appears to be a lack of complete and updated data on most countries, especially in eastern Europe. Further risk factor studies might be needed together with estimates on the burden of the disease in all European countries. Risk-based interventions are being encouraged but current data are limited to guide this approach.

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