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type genus of the Desmodontidae: vampire bats

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No Abundancia Ordenamento Taxonomico decapturas (%) Phyllostomidae Carolliinae Carollia perspicillata (Linnaeus, 1758) 23 12,0 Desmodontinae Desmodus rotundus (Geoffroy, 1810) 1 0,5 Stenodermatinae Artibeus fimbriatus Gray, 1838 21 10,9 Artibeus lituratus (Olfers, 1818) 85 44,3 Artibeus planirostris (Leach, 1821) 1 0,5 Pygoderma bilabiatum (Wagner, 1843) 1 0,5 Sturnira lilium (Geoffroy, 1810) 55 28,6 Molossidae Molossus rufus (Geoffroy, 1805) 1 0,5 Vespertilionidae Vespertilioninae Eptesicus sp.
Palabras clave: Desmodus rotundus, albinismo, Corrientes, Argentina.
Desmodus rotundus salivary plasminogen activator (DSPA) destroys fibrin, which is produced during blood coagulation.
Desmoteplase, the most fibrin-specific plasminogen activator known today, is a genetically engineered version of a clot-dissolving protein found in the saliva of the vampire bat Desmodus rotundus.
La caracterizaci6n molecular identifico al murcielago Desmodus rotundus como la fuente viral.
Along with Desmodus rotundus, the American common vampire bat, the NZ bat is one of only two of 1,100 bat species worldwide that has a true four-legged walking gait when maneuvering on the ground.
Desmoteplase, the most specific plasminogen activator known today, is a genetically engineered version of a clot-dissolving protein found in the saliva of the vampire bat Desmodus rotundus.
An excellent example for mammals is the contemporary distribution of the common vampire bat Desmodus rotundus.
cultured Bat species Conguaco Oratorio San Lucas Toliman Artibeus jamaicensis 0/3 0/2 0 Artibeus lituratus 0/1 0/1 0/1 Artibeus toltecus 1/1 0 0 Carollia castanea 0 0 0 Carollia perspicillata 0 0/2 0/3 Desmodus rotundus 5/7 2/4 0/1 Glossophaga soricina 1/1 0/3 1/5 Micronycteris microtis 0 0 0 Myotis elegans 0 0 0 Myotis nigricans 00 0 Phyllostomus discolor 7/8 0 1/1 Platyrrhinus helleri 0 0 0 Pteronotus davyi 0 0 0 Sturnira lilium 1/3 0/5 0/2 Sturnira ludovici 0/1 0 0/1 Total 15/25 2/17 2/14 No.
The scientists then injected some mice with the bat-saliva compound, called Desmodus rotundus salivary plasminogen activator (DSPA).
Desmoteplase, first in a new class of plasminogen activators, is a genetically engineered version of a clot-dissolving protein found in the saliva of the vampire bat Desmodus rotundus.
Additional species collected from both localities included: Pteronotus parnellii mesoamericanus, Phyllostomus discolor verrucosus, Glossophaga soricina handleyi, Carollia brevicauda, Carollia perspicilata azteca, Carollia subrufa, Sturnira lilium parvidens, Desmodus rotundus murinus, Artibeus inopinatus, Artibeus lituratus intermedius, Artibeus jamaicensis richardsoni, Dermanura phaeotis phaeotis, Chiroderma salvini salvini, Uroderma bilobatum convexum, Eptesicus furinalis gaumeri, Myotis keaysi pilosatibalis, and Rhogeessa tumida.
Experimental infection of vampire bats Desmodus rotundus (E.
Glossophaga soricina, Artibeus jamaicensis, Dermanura tolteca, Desmodus rotundus, and Tadarida brasiliensis also were taken there.
The hematophagous bat, Desmodus rotundus, is the main vector and reservoir for sylvatic human rabies in South America (1), in contrast with other areas in the world where dogs serve as the main source of infection for humans in the urban cycle.