schistosome


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Synonyms for schistosome

flatworms parasitic in the blood vessels of mammals

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The effect of schistosome infection on the protein content within the snails can be observed between infected and non-infected peers of the same age.
mansoni has been an important strategy used to evaluate new schistosomicidal drugs, because egg production is responsible for the transmission of the schistosome and the maintenance of its life cycle (Godinho et al.
Schistosome transcriptomes: new insights into the parasite and schistosomiasis.
C, Schistosome pigment is often seen within Kupffer cells (courtesy of Joseph Misdraji, MD) (hematoxylin-eosin, original magnifications X150 [A and B] and X300 [C]).
Schistosomes are parasitic trematode flatworms belonging to the genus Schistosoma, and like the malarial parasites and the trypanosomes they complete their life cycle and are transmitted from one host to another through an intermediary vector, in this case snails.
Previously there is no record of avian schistosome belonging to the genus Dendritobilharzia Skrjabin and Zakharow, 1920 form Pakistan.
There are a variety of tissue reactions to schistosome eggs, with subsequent healing or progression and complications in the urinary tract, mainly affecting the urinary bladder and pelvic segments of the ureters.
The cells we found in the schistosome look remarkably like planarian neoblasts.
Chaline talks about the impact of the schistosome (Schistosome mansoni; p.
Since the schistosome gut is blind-ended, worms typically vomit their digested blood meals daily and these products, together with CCA, enter the host blood vasculature system.
Histomorphological responses due to the schistosome eggs in the livers of mice Normal liver showed blood vessels, sinusoids and hepatocytes stained light blue foamy cytoplasm and pale nuclei with 1% toluiodine blue (Fig.
Mae'r darganfyddiad hwn o ran y modd y gellir addasu genynnau schistosome yn anhygoel o gyffrous gan ei fod yn cyflwyno dull newydd o reoli schistosomiasis a hefyd yn darparu tystiolaeth sy'n dangos rl ymarferol bwysig ar gyfer yr addasiad penodol hwn wrth ddatblygu rhywogaeth o fwydyn parasitig.
However, large community-based drug treatments have been applied with very little success (2) since even a small number of individuals left untreated can pass schistosome eggs back into the water, maintaining high rates of reinfections (2).
Schistosome dermatitis (swimmer's itch) is a pruritic papular rash where the cercariae penetrate the skin in previously sensitized people.
The identification of the major parasite proteins would give clues to the schistosome metabolism and to target molecules involved with the host immune system (1).