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    August 2020
  1. DE LARA DA SILVA CE, Oyama J, Ferreira FBP, de Paula Silva MP, et al
    Effect of essential oils on Leishmania amazonensis: A systematic review.
    Parasitology. 2020 Aug 3:1-46. doi: 10.1017/S0031182020001304.
    PubMed    


  2. NAWARATNA SSK, McManus DP, Gasser RB, Brindley PJ, et al
    Use of kinase inhibitors against schistosomes to improve and broaden praziquantel efficacy.
    Parasitology. 2020 Aug 3:1-11. doi: 10.1017/S0031182020001250.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    June 2020
  3. MANSOURI R, Ali-Hassanzadeh M, Shafiei R, Savardashtaki A, et al
    The use of proteomics for the identification of promising vaccine and diagnostic biomarkers in Plasmodium falciparum.
    Parasitology. 2020 Jun 19:1-36. doi: 10.1017/S003118202000102.
    PubMed    


  4. MAGALHAES FDC, Resende SD, Senra C, Graeff-Teixeira C, et al
    Accuracy of real-time PCR (RT-PCR) to detect Schistosoma mansoni - infected individuals from an endemic area with low parasite loads.
    Parasitology. 2020 Jun 2:1-30. doi: 10.1017/S003118202000089.
    PubMed    


    May 2020
  5. DA CUNHA GMR, Carneiro M, Pascoal-Xavier MA, da Rocha ICM, et al
    Prospection of immunological biomarkers for characterization and monitoring of asymptomatic Leishmania (Leishmania) infantum infection.
    Parasitology. 2020 May 28:1-34. doi: 10.1017/S0031182020000852.
    PubMed    


  6. KAUR C, Kumar M, Patankar S
    Messenger RNAs with large numbers of upstream Open Reading Frames are translated via leaky scanning and reinitiation in the asexual stages of Plasmodium falciparum.
    Parasitology. 2020 May 26:1-54. doi: 10.1017/S0031182020000840.
    PubMed    


  7. KARAKUS M, Oktem MA, Sozen M, Matur F, et al
    First molecular detection and identification of Leishmania species in small wild rodents from Turkey.
    Parasitology. 2020 May 14:1-15. doi: 10.1017/S0031182020000803.
    PubMed    


  8. ELMI T, Ardestani MS, Hajialiani F, Motevalian M, et al
    [Novel chloroquine loaded curcumin based anionic linear globular dendrimer G2: a metabolomics study on Plasmodium falciparum in vitro using (1)H NMR spectroscopy - CORRIGENDUM].
    Parasitology. 2020 May 6:1. doi: 10.1017/S0031182020000682.
    PubMed    


  9. SOUSA-BATISTA AJ, Arruda-Costa N, Escrivani DO, Reynaud F, et al
    Single-dose treatment for cutaneous leishmaniasis with an easily synthesized chalcone entrapped in polymeric microparticles.
    Parasitology. 2020 May 4:1-23. doi: 10.1017/S0031182020000712.
    PubMed    


    April 2020
  10. MACHADO AS, Ramos FF, Oliveira-da-Silva JA, Santos TTO, et al
    An immunoproteomics approach to identify Leishmania infantum proteins to be applied for the diagnosis of visceral leishmaniasis and human immunodeficiency virus co-infection.
    Parasitology. 2020 Apr 20:1-8. doi: 10.1017/S0031182020000578.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    March 2020
  11. ABOU-EL-NAGA IF
    Heat shock protein 70 (Hsp70) in Schistosoma mansoni and its role in decreased adult worm sensitivity to praziquantel.
    Parasitology. 2020 Mar 4:1-41. doi: 10.1017/S0031182020000347.
    PubMed    


    February 2020
  12. ELMI T, Ardestani MS, Hajialiani F, Motevalian M, et al
    Novel Chloroquine Loaded Curcumin Based Anionic Linear Globular Dendrimer G2: A metabolomics study on Plasmodium falciparum in vitro using (1)HNMR spectroscopy.
    Parasitology. 2020 Feb 27:1-40. doi: 10.1017/S0031182020000372.
    PubMed    


    January 2020
  13. WILSON RA
    Schistosomiasis then and now: what has changed in the last 100 years?
    Parasitology. 2020 Jan 22:1-31. doi: 10.1017/S0031182020000049.
    PubMed    


  14. SCKRABULIS JP, Flory AR, Raffel TR
    Direct onshore wind predicts daily swimmer's itch (avian schistosome) incidence at a Michigan beach.
    Parasitology. 2020 Jan 22:1-34. doi: 10.1017/S0031182020000074.
    PubMed    


    December 2019
  15. MU Y, Cai P, Olveda RM, Ross AG, et al
    Parasite-derived circulating microRNAs as biomarkers for the detection of human Schistosoma japonicum infection.
    Parasitology. 2019 Dec 16:1-21. doi: 10.1017/S0031182019001690.
    PubMed    


  16. WETH O, Haeberlein S, Haimann M, Zhang Y, et al
    Towards deorphanizing G protein-coupled receptors of Schistosoma mansoni using the MALAR yeast two-hybrid system.
    Parasitology. 2019 Dec 16:1-21. doi: 10.1017/S0031182019001756.
    PubMed    


  17. IOANNIDIS LJ, Eriksson E, Hansen DS
    CD14(+) monocytes are the main leukocytic sources of CXCL10 in response to Plasmodium falciparum.
    Parasitology. 2019 Dec 13:1-19. doi: 10.1017/S0031182019001744.
    PubMed    


    November 2019
  18. ANGORA EK, Allienne JF, Rey O, Menan H, et al
    High prevalence of Schistosoma haematobium x Schistosoma bovis hybrids in schoolchildren in Cote d'Ivoire.
    Parasitology. 2019 Nov 15:1-25. doi: 10.1017/S0031182019001549.
    PubMed    


  19. CHEN Y, Liu J, Xiao Y, Zhong C, et al
    Spatiotemporal pattern analysis of schistosomiasis based on village level in the transmission control stage in lake and marshland areas in China.
    Parasitology. 2019 Nov 8:1-14. doi: 10.1017/S0031182019001537.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    September 2019
  20. LOPEZ-GUTIERREZ B, Cova M, Izquierdo L
    A Plasmodium falciparum C-mannosyltransferase is dispensable for parasite asexual blood stage development.
    Parasitology. 2019 Sep 27:1-22. doi: 10.1017/S0031182019001380.
    PubMed    


    August 2019
  21. MCQUAID F, Rowe JA
    Rosetting revisited: a critical look at the evidence for host erythrocyte receptors in Plasmodium falciparum rosetting.
    Parasitology. 2019 Aug 28:1-43. doi: 10.1017/S0031182019001288.
    PubMed    


  22. KAYUNI SA, Corstjens PLAM, Lacourse EJ, Bartlett KE, et al
    How can schistosome circulating antigen assays be best applied for diagnosing male genital schistosomiasis (MGS): An appraisal using exemplar MGS cases from a longitudinal cohort study among fishermen on the south shoreline of Lake Malawi.
    Parasitology. 2019 Aug 27:1-37. doi: 10.1017/S0031182019000969.
    PubMed    


  23. GIRAUD E, Svobodova M, Muller I, Volf P, et al
    Promastigote secretory gel from natural and unnatural sand fly vectors exacerbate Leishmania major and Leishmania tropica cutaneous leishmaniasis in mice.
    Parasitology. 2019 Aug 27:1-7. doi: 10.1017/S0031182019001069.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    May 2019
  24. LAGE DP, Ludolf F, Silveira PC, Machado AS, et al
    Screening diagnostic candidates from Leishmania infantum proteins for human visceral leishmaniasis using an immunoproteomics approach.
    Parasitology. 2019 May 30:1-32. doi: 10.1017/S0031182019000714.
    PubMed    


  25. KAUR G, Chauhan K, Kaur S
    Lupeol induces immunity and protective efficacy in a murine model against visceral leishmaniasis.
    Parasitology. 2019 May 20:1-37. doi: 10.1017/S0031182019000659.
    PubMed    


  26. KUBACKA J, Gerlee A, Foucher J, Korb J, et al
    Correlates of blood parasitism in a threatened marshland passerine: infection by kinetoplastids of the genus Trypanosoma is related to landscape metrics of habitat edge.
    Parasitology. 2019 May 8:1-11. doi: 10.1017/S0031182019000350.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    April 2019
  27. KRASNOV BR, Shenbrot GI, Warburton EM, van der Mescht L, et al
    Species and site contributions to beta-diversity in fleas parasitic on the Palearctic small mammals: ecology, geography and host species composition matter the most.
    Parasitology. 2019;146:653-661.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  28. WATTRANG E, Thebo P, Ibrahim O, Dalgaard TS, et al
    Parasite-specific proliferative responses of chicken spleen cells upon in vitro stimulation with Eimeria tenella antigen.
    Parasitology. 2019;146:625-633.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    March 2019
  29. SOLORZANO GARCIA B, Melin AD, Aureli F, Perez Ponce de Leon G, et al
    Unveiling patterns of genetic variation in parasite-host associations: an example with pinworms and Neotropical primates.
    Parasitology. 2019;146:356-362.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    February 2019
  30. PAIXAO-MARQUES MDS, Alves-Martin MF, Guiraldi LM, Dos Santos WJ, et al
    First isolation of Leishmania infantum by blood culture in bovines from endemic area for canine visceral leishmaniasis.
    Parasitology. 2019 Feb 20:1-3. doi: 10.1017/S0031182019000088.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  31. BANDINI G, Albuquerque-Wendt A, Hegermann J, Samuelson J, et al
    Protein O- and C-Glycosylation pathways in Toxoplasma gondii and Plasmodium falciparum.
    Parasitology. 2019 Feb 18:1-12. doi: 10.1017/S0031182019000040.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  32. LEMOS DA SILVA LA, Hoehr de Moraes M, Scotti MT, Scotti L, et al
    Antiprotozoal investigation of 20 plant metabolites on Trypanosoma cruzi and Leishmania amazonensis amastigotes. Atalantoflavone alters the mitochondrial membrane potential.
    Parasitology. 2019 Feb 13:1-8. doi: 10.1017/S0031182019000052.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  33. SUKIASYAN A, Keshishyan A, Manukyan D, Melik-Andreasyan G, et al
    Re-Emerging foci of visceral leishmaniasis in Armenia - first molecular diagnosis of clinical samples.
    Parasitology. 2019 Feb 13:1-8. doi: 10.1017/S0031182019000064.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  34. BELTRAME MO, Canal V, Tietze E, De Tommaso D, et al
    Parasitological study of mountain viscacha fecal pellets from patagonia over the last 1200 years ('Cueva Peligro', Chubut province, Argentina).
    Parasitology. 2019;146:253-260.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  35. RASHID M, Rashid MI, Akbar H, Ahmad L, et al
    A systematic review on modelling approaches for economic losses studies caused by parasites and their associated diseases in cattle.
    Parasitology. 2019;146:129-141.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  36. VEIGA J, De Ona P, Salazar B, Valera F, et al
    Defining host range: host-parasite compatibility during the non-infective phase of the parasite also matters.
    Parasitology. 2019;146:234-240.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  37. POULIN R, Jorge F
    The geography of parasite discovery across taxa and over time.
    Parasitology. 2019;146:168-175.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  38. ELLIS VA, Sari EHR, Rubenstein DR, Dickerson RC, et al
    The global biogeography of avian haemosporidian parasites is characterized by local diversification and intercontinental dispersal.
    Parasitology. 2019;146:213-219.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    December 2018
  39. MENDES BP, da Silva IA, DaMata JP, Castro-Gomes T, et al
    Metacyclogenesis of Leishmania (Viannia) guyanensis: a comprehensive study of the main transformation features in axenic culture and purification of metacyclic promastigotes by negative selection with Bauhinia purpurea lectin.
    Parasitology. 2018 Dec 27:1-12. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018002111.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  40. RODRIGUES A, Alexandre-Pires G, Valerio-Bolas A, Santos-Mateus D, et al
    Dog hepatocytes are key effector cells in the liver innate immune response to Leishmania infantum.
    Parasitology. 2018 Dec 18:1-12. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018002068.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    November 2018
  41. DE SARKAR S, Sarkar D, Sarkar A, Dighal A, et al
    The leishmanicidal activity of artemisinin is mediated by cleavage of the endoperoxide bridge and mitochondrial dysfunction.
    Parasitology. 2018 Nov 5:1-10. doi: 10.1017/S003118201800183.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    October 2018
  42. OTERO L, Schall JJ, Cruz V, Aaltonen K, et al
    The drivers and consequences of unstable Plasmodium dynamics: a long-term study of three malaria parasite species infecting a tropical lizard.
    Parasitology. 2018 Oct 15:1-9. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018001750.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    September 2018
  43. YANG C, Zhou R, Liu Y, Li S, et al
    Molecular investigation of the Pfmdr1 gene of Plasmodium falciparum isolates in Henan Province imported from Africa.
    Parasitology. 2018 Sep 27:1-8. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018001609.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  44. DIAKITE NR, N'Zi KG, Ouattara M, Coulibaly JT, et al
    Association of riverine prawns and intermediate host snails and correlation with human schistosomiasis in two river systems in south-eastern Cote d'Ivoire.
    Parasitology. 2018 Sep 24:1-9. doi: 10.1017/S003118201800135.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  45. TCHUEM TCHUENTE LA, Ombede DRE, Noumedem CD, Chuinteu GND, et al
    Prospects for the elimination of schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminthiasis: exploring disease trends through time at the Barombi crater lakes, South-West Cameroon.
    Parasitology. 2018 Sep 24:1-15. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018001531.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  46. PENNANCE T, Ame SM, Amour AK, Suleiman KR, et al
    Occurrence of Schistosoma bovis on Pemba Island, Zanzibar: implications for urogenital schistosomiasis transmission monitoring - CORRIGENDUM.
    Parasitology. 2018 Sep 13:1. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018001622.
    PubMed    


  47. CARVALHO GB, Costa LE, Lage DP, Ramos FF, et al
    High-through identification of T cell-specific phage-exposed mimotopes using PBMCs from tegumentary leishmaniasis patients and their use as vaccine candidates against Leishmania amazonensis infection.
    Parasitology. 2018 Sep 10:1-11. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018001403.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  48. SENE-WADE M, Marchand B, Rollinson D, Webster BL, et al
    Urogenital schistosomiasis and hybridization between Schistosoma haematobium and Schistosoma bovis in adults living in Richard-Toll, Senegal.
    Parasitology. 2018 Sep 6:1-4. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018001415.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    August 2018
  49. CUNNINGHAM LJ, Stothard JR, Osei-Atweneboana M, Armoo S, et al
    Developing a real-time PCR assay based on multiplex high-resolution melt-curve analysis: a pilot study in detection and discrimination of soil-transmitted helminth and schistosome species.
    Parasitology. 2018 Aug 28:1-6. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018001361.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  50. PENNANCE T, Ame SM, Amour AK, Suleiman KR, et al
    Occurrence of Schistosoma bovis on Pemba Island, Zanzibar: implications for urogenital schistosomiasis transmission monitoring.
    Parasitology. 2018 Aug 8:1-5. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018001154.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  51. FONTOURA IG, Barbosa DS, de Andrade Paes AM, Santos FS, et al
    Epidemiological, clinical and laboratory aspects of human visceral leishmaniasis (HVL) associated with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) coinfection: a systematic review - CORRIGENDUM.
    Parasitology. 2018 Aug 6:1. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018001166.
    PubMed    


    July 2018
  52. ADALID-PERALTA L, Saenz B, Fragoso G, Cardenas G, et al
    Understanding host-parasite relationship: the immune central nervous system microenvironment and its effect on brain infections.
    Parasitology. 2018;145:988-999.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  53. HELLGREN O, Bensch S, Videvall E
    De novo synthesis of thiamine (vitamin B1) is the ancestral state in Plasmodium parasites - evidence from avian haemosporidians.
    Parasitology. 2018;145:1084-1089.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  54. SALINAS G, Risi G
    Caenorhabditis elegans: nature and nurture gift to nematode parasitologists.
    Parasitology. 2018;145:979-987.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  55. NETHERLANDS EC, Cook CA, Du Preez LH, Vanhove MPM, et al
    Monophyly of the species of Hepatozoon (Adeleorina: Hepatozoidae) parasitizing (African) anurans, with the description of three new species from hyperoliid frogs in South Africa.
    Parasitology. 2018;145:1039-1050.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    June 2018
  56. TELLERIA EL, Martins-da-Silva A, Tempone AJ, Traub-Cseko YM, et al
    Leishmania, microbiota and sand fly immunity.
    Parasitology. 2018 Jun 20:1-18. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018001014.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  57. SUBRAMANIAM KS, Austin V, Schocker NS, Montoya AL, et al
    Anti-alpha-Gal antibodies detected by novel neoglycoproteins as a diagnostic tool for Old World cutaneous leishmaniasis caused by Leishmania major.
    Parasitology. 2018 Jun 14:1-7. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018000860.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  58. O'SULLIVAN JDB, Behnsen J, Starborg T, MacDonald AS, et al
    X-ray micro-computed tomography (muCT): an emerging opportunity in parasite imaging.
    Parasitology. 2018;145:848-854.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  59. TURCOTTE A, Belisle M, Pelletier F, Garant D, et al
    Environmental determinants of haemosporidian parasite prevalence in a declining population of Tree swallows.
    Parasitology. 2018;145:961-970.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  60. AYADI T, Selmi S, Hammouda A, Reis S, et al
    Diversity, prevalence and host specificity of avian parasites in southern Tunisian oases.
    Parasitology. 2018;145:971-978.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  61. REYNOLDS M, Arapi EA, Cable J
    Parasite-mediated host behavioural modifications: Gyrodactylus turnbulli infected Trinidadian guppies increase contact rates with uninfected conspecifics.
    Parasitology. 2018;145:920-926.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  62. SAID Y, Gharbi M, Mhadhbi M, Dhibi M, et al
    Molecular identification of parasitic nematodes (Nematoda: Strongylida) in feces of wild ruminants from Tunisia.
    Parasitology. 2018;145:901-911.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    May 2018
  63. REBELLO KM, Andrade-Neto VV, Zuma AA, Motta MCM, et al
    Lopinavir, an HIV-1 peptidase inhibitor, induces alteration on the lipid metabolism of Leishmania amazonensis promastigotes.
    Parasitology. 2018 May 28:1-7. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018000823.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  64. LE CLEC'H W, Chevalier FD, McDew-White M, Allan F, et al
    Whole genome amplification and exome sequencing of archived schistosome miracidia.
    Parasitology. 2018 May 28:1-9. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018000811.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  65. GRAEPP FONTOURA I, Soeiro Barbosa D, Paes AMA, Santos FS, et al
    Epidemiological, clinical and laboratory aspects of human visceral leishmaniasis (HVL) associated with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) coinfection: a systematic review.
    Parasitology. 2018 May 28:1-18. doi: 10.1017/S003118201800080.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  66. DE SOUZA LMB, Thomaz Soccol V, Petterle RR, Bates MD, et al
    Analysis of Leishmania mimetic neoglycoproteins for the cutaneous leishmaniasis diagnosis.
    Parasitology. 2018 May 28:1-11. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018000720.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  67. BOEHM D, Healy L, Ring S, Bell A, et al
    Inhibition of ex vivo erythropoiesis by secreted and haemozoin-associated Plasmodium falciparum products.
    Parasitology. 2018 May 9:1-11. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018000653.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  68. HANNON ER, Calhoun DM, Chadalawada S, Johnson PTJ, et al
    Circadian rhythms of trematode parasites: applying mixed models to test underlying patterns.
    Parasitology. 2018;145:783-791.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  69. GARRIDO-CARDENAS JA, Mesa-Valle C, Manzano-Agugliaro F
    Human parasitology worldwide research.
    Parasitology. 2018;145:699-712.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    April 2018
  70. BOON NAM, VAN DEN Broeck F, Faye D, Volckaert FAM, et al
    Barcoding hybrids: heterogeneous distribution of Schistosoma haematobium x Schistosoma bovis hybrids across the Senegal River Basin.
    Parasitology. 2018 Apr 18:1-12. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018000525.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  71. KARUNAWEERA ND, Ferreira MU
    Leishmaniasis: current challenges and prospects for elimination with special focus on the South Asian region.
    Parasitology. 2018 Apr 12:1-5. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018000471.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  72. GUPTA K, Gupta A, Haider A, Habib S, et al
    Characterization of mitochondrion-targeted GTPases in Plasmodium falciparum.
    Parasitology. 2018 Apr 12:1-13. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018000501.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  73. TRINCONI CT, Reimao JQ, Bonano VI, Espada CR, et al
    Topical tamoxifen in the therapy of cutaneous leishmaniasis.
    Parasitology. 2018;145:490-496.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  74. ULIANA SRB, Trinconi CT, Coelho AC
    Chemotherapy of leishmaniasis: present challenges.
    Parasitology. 2018;145:464-480.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  75. ESPINOSA OA, Serrano MG, Camargo EP, Teixeira MMG, et al
    An appraisal of the taxonomy and nomenclature of trypanosomatids presently classified as Leishmania and Endotrypanum.
    Parasitology. 2018;145:430-442.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  76. TASLIMI Y, Zahedifard F, Rafati S
    Leishmaniasis and various immunotherapeutic approaches.
    Parasitology. 2018;145:497-507.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  77. HENDRICKX S, Guerin PJ, Caljon G, Croft SL, et al
    Evaluating drug resistance in visceral leishmaniasis: the challenges.
    Parasitology. 2018;145:453-463.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    March 2018
  78. AL-SHEHRI H, Koukounari A, Stanton MC, Adriko M, et al
    Surveillance of intestinal schistosomiasis during control: a comparison of four diagnostic tests across five Ugandan primary schools in the Lake Albert region.
    Parasitology. 2018 Mar 21:1-8. doi: 10.1017/S003118201800029.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  79. DAVID JR
    The successful use of radiofrequency-induced heat therapy for cutaneous leishmaniasis: a review.
    Parasitology. 2018 Mar 14:1-10. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018000124.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  80. MURASE LS, de Souza JVP, de Lima Neto QA, de Mello TFP, et al
    The role of metalloproteases in Leishmania species infection in the New World: a systematic review.
    Parasitology. 2018 Mar 13:1-11. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018000367.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  81. QUARESMA PF, de Brito CFA, Rugani JMN, Freire JM, et al
    Distinct genetic profiles of Leishmania (Viannia) braziliensis associate with clinical variations in cutaneous-leishmaniasis patients from an endemic area in Brazil.
    Parasitology. 2018 Mar 12:1-9. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018000276.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  82. OGONGO P, Kariuki TM, Wilson RA
    Diagnosis of schistosomiasis mansoni: an evaluation of existing methods and research towards single worm pair detection.
    Parasitology. 2018 Mar 6:1-12. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018000240.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  83. PICKUP J, Ironside JE
    Multiple origins of parasitic feminization: thelygeny and intersexuality in beach-hoppers are caused by paramyxid parasites, not microsporidia.
    Parasitology. 2018;145:408-415.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  84. SMALES LR, Adlard RD, Elliot A, Kelly E, et al
    A review of the Acanthocephala parasitising freshwater fishes in Australia.
    Parasitology. 2018;145:249-259.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  85. STREPPARAVA N, Segner H, Ros A, Hartikainen H, et al
    Temperature-related parasite infection dynamics: the case of proliferative kidney disease of brown trout.
    Parasitology. 2018;145:281-291.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    February 2018
  86. DAGNINO APA, Mesquita CS, Dorneles GP, Teixeira VON, et al
    Phloroglucinol derivatives from Hypericum species trigger mitochondrial dysfunction in Leishmania amazonensis.
    Parasitology. 2018 Feb 27:1-11. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018000203.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  87. MARQUES DVB, Felizardo AA, Souza RLM, Pereira AAC, et al
    Could diet composition modulate pathological outcomes in schistosomiasis mansoni? A systematic review of in vivo preclinical evidence.
    Parasitology. 2018 Feb 5:1-10. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018000057.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  88. ALQAISI AQI, Mbekeani AJ, Llorens MB, Elhammer AP, et al
    The antifungal Aureobasidin A and an analogue are active against the protozoan parasite Toxoplasma gondii but do not inhibit sphingolipid biosynthesis.
    Parasitology. 2018;145:148-155.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    January 2018
  89. GARCIA MCF, Soares DC, Santana RC, Saraiva EM, et al
    The in vitro antileishmanial activity of essential oil from Aloysia gratissima and guaiol, its major sesquiterpene against Leishmania amazonensis.
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    Systematic review and meta-analysis on Schistosoma mansoni infection prevalence, and associated risk factors in Brazil.
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    December 2017
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    An overview on Leishmania (Mundinia) enriettii: biology, immunopathology, LRV and extracellular vesicles during the host-parasite interaction.
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    Chemotherapeutics of visceral leishmaniasis: present and future developments.
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    Mechanisms of naturally acquired immunity to P. falciparum and approaches to identify merozoite antigen targets.
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    October 2017
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