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Taenia solium and Taenia saginata are zoonotic parasites of public health importance. Data on their occurrence in humans and animals in western Europe are incomplete and fragmented. In a new study published in Parasites & Vectors, we updated the current knowledge on the epidemiology of these parasites in this region.

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