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Zacarias De Jesus

Expertise: Parasitology

Affiliation

,Emeritus Professor of Veterinary Parasitology and Protozoology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Univ. of the Phil.

Association

    • Phil. Society of Parasitology, President
    • National Research Council of the Philippines, Chairman, Parasitology Section
    • Phil. Veterinary Medical Association, President
    • Phil. Assoc. for the Advancement of Science, Director
    • Phil. Scientific Society, Member
    • American Society of Parasitilogists, Member
    • Helminthological Society of Washington, Member
    • American Assoc. for the Advancement of Science, Member
    • Phi Kappa Philippines, Member
    • Society for the Advancement of Research, Member
    • Phi Zeta (Ohio State univ. (Chapter), Member
    • Sigma Xi (Ohio State Univ. Chapter), Member
    • Phi Sigma (U.P. Chapter), Member

Employment

    • Bureau of Education, High School Teacher, 1924 - 1925
    • Instructor to Professor, Univ. of the Philippines, 1925 - 1962
    • Section Chief, Bureau of Animal Industry, 1933 - 1941
    • Division Chief, Bureau of Animal Industry, 1941 - 1946

Award

    • Fellowship award, John Simon Guggenhein Memorial Foundation, 1952
    • Distinguished Service Star and Diploma of Merit, President of the Phil., 1955
    • D.V. Sc. honoris causa, Kasetsart Univ., Thailand, 1961
    • Founding Member of the Phil. Academy of Sciences and Humanities, National Science Development Board, 1961

Papers Presented

    • Advances in trhe control of parasites in livestock through farm management, Eight Pacific Science Congress of the Pacific
    • Studies on the control of surra, Ninth Pacific Science congress of the Pacific Science Association
    • Practical methods of control of the most destructive worm parasites of ruminants, Annual Meeting on Animal Prodution and Diseases, Kasetsart University (Thailand)

Education

    • Univ. of the Philippines, D.V.M, 1924
    • Ohio State University, M. Sc, 1941

Publication

    • de Jesus, Z., (1928 F) The Germicidal properties of the mixture of kerosene and coconut oil
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume 16:, No. 9
    • de Jesus, Z. and Gomez, A.K., (1930 O) Epizootic lymphangitis and glander among Philippine ponies with special reference to the occurrence of mixed infections
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume 19:, No. 5
    • de Jesus, Z., (1931 Je) A bacteriological analysis of the Los Ba?os Colleges water supply with special reference to its potability
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume 19:, No. 8
    • de Jesus, Z., (1932) Notes on an examination of Philippine swine for trichinae
    • Bureau of Animal Industry Gazette Volume 2:, No. 2
    • de Jesus, Z., (1932 Mr) Studies on cysticercosis in Philippine swine
    • National and Applied Science Bulletin Volume 2:, No. 1
    • de Jesus, Z., (1933) Some important poultry parasites
    • Bureau of Animal Indutry Gaxzette Volume 3:, No. 1
    • de Jesus, Z., (1933 Mr) The resistance of the eggs and larvae of sswine kidney worn, Stephanurus denatus Diesing, with special reference to the control of stephanuriasis
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume 21:, No. 10
    • de Jesus, Z., (1934 Ja) Experiments on the control of the common water leech, Hirudinaria manillensis
    • Philippine Journal of Science Volume 53:, No. 1
    • de Jesus, Z., (1934 Jl-Ag) The repellent and killing effects of gordura grass on the larvae of the cattle tick, Boophilus australis
    • Philippine Journal of Animal Indutry Volume 1:, No. 4
    • de Jesus, Z., (1934 O) Haemorrhagic filariasis in cattle caused by anew species of Parafilaria
    • Philippine Journal of Science Volume 55:, No. 2
    • de Jesus, Z., (1934 N-D) The life history of the Australian cattle tick under Philippine conditions
    • Philippine Journal of Animal Industry Volume 1:, No. 6
    • de Jesus, Z., (1935) Bacteria in relation to our daily life: I. The occurrence of bacteria in nature
    • Agricultural Life Volume 2:, No. 1
    • de Jesus, Z., (1935) The cattle tick pest in the Philippine: its control and eradication
    • Philippine Journal of Animal Industry Volume 2:
    • de Jesus, Z., (1935) Observations on natural cases of kidney-worn infestation in swine with special reference to practical method of diagnosis
    • Philippine Journal os Animal Industry Volume 2:
    • de Jesus, Z., (1935 N) Lymnaea philippinensis, an intermediate host of Fasciola hepatica in the Philippines, with some observations on the bionomics of the Parasite
    • Philippine Journal of Science Volume 58:, No. 3
    • de Jesus, Z., (1936) Practical methods of control and eradication of kidney-worn disease of swine
    • Philippine Journal of Animal Industry Volume 3:
    • de Jesus, Z. and Mallari, A.I., (1937) Biology of Lymnaea philippinensis, an intermediate host of Fasciola hepatica and Pasciola gigantica in the Philippine
    • Philippine Journal of Animal Industry Volume 4:
    • de Jesus, Z., (1937) The occurrence of blackhead in turkeys in the Philippines
    • Philippine Journal of Animal Insdutry Volume 4:
    • de Jesus, Z., (1938) The destruction of Lymnaea philippinensis for the control and erdication of Fascioliasis in ruminants
    • Philippine Journal of Animal Industry Volume 5:
    • de Jesus, Z., (1938) Hoe the parasites of our farm animals collect our dividends in advance
    • Agricultural-Industrial Monthly Volume 5:, No. 5
    • de Jesus, Z., (1938 Ja-F) External and internal metazon parasites of Philippine cattle
    • Philippine Journal of ANimal Indutry Volume 5:, No. 1
    • de Jesus, Z., (1939) Bacterial in relation to our daily life. III. Foodstuffs rid of bacteria through common methods of preservation
    • Agricultural-Industrila Monthly Volume 7:, No. 1
    • de Jesus, Z. and Uichangco, J.B., (1939) The incidence of intestinal parasitism in Philippine horses with special reference to strongylosis
    • Philippine Journal of Animal Industry Volume 6:, No. 6
    • de Jesus, Z., (1939) Parasitic diseases of poultry. Do you know to keep your flock from being decimated by these diseases?
    • Agricultural-Industry Monthly Volume 6:, No. 5
    • de Jesus, Z., (1939) Why hog and poultry projects fail
    • Agricultural-Industry Monthly Volume 6:
    • de Jesus, Z. and Cabrera, D.J., (1939 Ja-F) A comparative biochemic study of the carotene of carabao and cattle with special reference to the differentation of the meat of those animals
    • Philippine Journal of Animal Industry Volume 6:, No. 1
    • de Jesus, Z., (1939 Ja-F) Resistance of the larvae of the common dog tick and their behavior on the human skin
    • Philippine Journal of Animal Industry Volume 6:, No. 1
    • de Jesus, Z., (1940) Catlle tisk pest - control and eradication
    • Bureau of Animal Industry Bulletin , No. 18
    • de Jesus, Z., Gapuz, R.B., refuerzo, P.G. and Cabrera, D.J., (1940) Parasites and parasitic diseases of domesticated animals in the Philippines
    • Bureau of Animal Industry Bulletin , No. 17
    • de Jesus, Z. and Cabrera, D.J., (1940 My-Je) Anthelminthic value to tabacco midrib powder mixed with the daily feed mash chickens
    • Philippine Journal of Animal Industry Volume 7:, No. 3
    • de Jesus, Z. and Gapuz, R.B., (1940 Jl-Ag) Ronetone in low concentration as a ticknide and insectide for house pets
    • Philippine Journal of Animal Industry Volume 7:, No. 4
    • de Jesus, Z., (1940 S-O) Introdution of naganol in veterinary literature
    • Philippine Journal of Animal Industry Volume 7:, No. 5
    • de Jesus, Z., (1947) Control of swine kidney worms
    • Philippine Livestock magazine Volume 1:, No. 1
    • de Jesus, Z. and Gonzales, F.Z., (1949 Jl-S) Studies on the control of surra: I. An effective and economial methods of curative treatment of equine surra
    • Natural and Applied Science Bulletin Volume 9:, No. 3
    • de Jesus, Z., Gonzales, F.Z. and Cabrera, D.J., (1949 O-D) Studies on the control of surra: II. The pig as probable reservior host of surra trypanosome
    • Natural and Applied Science Bullletin Volume 9:, No. 4
    • de Jesus, Z. and Tongson, M.S., (1950 Jl-S) Studies on the control of surra: III. Preventive treatment against surra
    • Natural and Applied Science Bulletin Volume 10:, No. 3
    • de Jesus, Z. and Mishkins, H.H., (1950 O-D) Vermiplex, an effective anthelmic against hookworms, ascarids and tapeworms
    • Natural and Applied Science Bulletin Volume 10:, No. 4
    • de Jesus, Z. and Rubio, D.A., (1951 Ap-Je) Studies on the control of surra: IV. Naphuride in preventive treatment of horses against surra
    • Natural and Applied Science Bulletin Volume 11:, No. 2
    • de Jesus, Z., (1951 Jl-D) Studies on the control of surra: V. Experiments on surra transmission
    • Natural and Applied Science Bulletin Volume 11:, No. 2
    • de Jesus, Z., (1952) For a more progressive veterinary profession in the Philippines
    • Philippine Journal of Animal Industry Volume 13:, No. 1-4
    • de Jesus, Z., Nemenzo, F., Noble, G.A. and Santos, J.V, (1954) General considerations on rat conrol in Cotabato
    • National Research Council of the Philippines
    • de Jesus, Z., San Agustin, O.D., Santico, R.I. Jr. and Lopez, N.R., (1955 Ap-D) Studies on the control of surra: VI. Hemoglobin, erythrocyte and hemetocrit values and sedimentation rates of erythrocytes in acute surra
    • Ntural and Applied Science Bulletin Volume 15:, No. 2-4
    • de Jesus, Z., (1956 Je-Jl) Control of parasites of livestock through farm management: I General considerations
    • U.P. Veterinarian Volume 1:, No. 1
    • de Jesus, Z., (1956 Ag-S) Control of parasites of livestock through farm management: II. Practices which favor the biological conrol of parasites
    • U.P. Veterinarian Volume 1:, No. 2
    • de Jesus, Z., (1956 O-N) Control of parasites of livestock through farm management: III. Practices which prevent or reduce the degree of parasitism
    • U.P. Veterinarian Volume 1:, No. 3
    • de Jesus, Z., (1956 D-1957 Ja) Control of parasites of livestock through farm management: IV. Practices which destroys the infective stages of parasites
    • U.P. Veterinarian Volume 1:, No. 4
    • de Jesus, Z. and Geronimo, P.B. Jr., (1958) Antrycide in preventive and curative treatment of surra in dogs
    • U.P. Veterinarian Volume 3:
    • de Jesus, Z. and Olegario C.A., (1958) Effects of livestock spray and dip no. 30 on external parasites of dogs
    • U.P. Veterinarian Volume 3:
    • de Jesus, Z., (1959) Control of parasites and pests in relation to national health and economic development
    • U.P. Veterinarian Volume 3:
    • de Jesus, Z., (1959) Habronemiasis seriously affecting improved types of horses in Thailand
    • Journal of the Thai Veterinary Medical Association Volume 10:
    • de Jesus, Z., (1959 N-1960 Ja) The importance of the abundance of snails to feild rats
    • Natural and Applied Science Bulletin Volume 17:, No. 2
    • de Jesus, Z., Nemenzo, F., Sanros, J.V., Sumangil, J.P. and Rosell, N.C., (1959 N-1960 Ja) Studies on field rat infestation for biological control
    • Natural and Applied Science Bulletin Volume 17:, No. 2
    • de Jesus, Z. and Follosco, R.S., (1959 N-1960 Ja) Survival of Rattus norvegicus (Erxleben) in cold storage room
    • natural and Apllied Science Bulletin Volume 17:, No. 2
    • de Jesus, Z. and Waramontre J., (1961) Parasites of domesticated animals in Thailand: I. Worm parasites of pig
    • Journal of the National Research Council of Thailand Volume 2:
    • de Jesus, Z., (1962 Je) Resistance of Trypanosoma evansi determined by its relative viability in surra blood and meat
    • Philippine Journal of Veterinary Medicine Volume 1:, No. 1
    • de Jesus, Z., (1962) Dog's and cat's worm parasites transimissible to man and other prevalent species
    • Bangkok, Thailand, SEATO Headquaters
    • de Jesus, Z., (1963 Ag-S) Report on worm parasites of domesticated mammals in Thailand
    • U.P. Veterinarian Volume 7:, No. 2

Trainings

    • Parasitology Research, 1953, U.S. D.A. Agr., Res. Center
    • Parasitology Technique, 1953, U. S. Institute of Public Health
    • Eight Pacific Science Congress, 1953
    • Tenth Pacific science Congress, 1961
    • Third Far East meeting on Animal Production and Health, 1961, FAO