first detection of leishmania spp. dna in brazilian bats captured strictly in urban areas.leishmania spp. is a protozoan that maintains its life cycle in domestic and wild animals and it may include bats, a population that has increased in urban environments. this study aimed to investigate the presence of leishmania spp. in bats captured strictly in urban areas that are endemic for visceral leishmaniasis. the spleen and skin samples of 488 bats from 21 endemic cities in northwestern são paulo state, brazil, were tested for the presence of leishmania kdna using real-time pcr. differe ...201526209107
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