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*  Giardiasis
Giardia usually spreads when Giardia lamblia cysts within feces contaminate food or water which is then eaten or drunk. It may ... Because Giardia lamblia is difficult to detect, this often leads to a delay in diagnosis or misdiagnosis; several tests should ... Giardiasis, popularly known as beaver fever, is a parasitic disease caused by Giardia lamblia. About 10% of those infected have ... Rosenblatt, John E. (May-June 1993). "Evaluation of an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for the detection of Giardia lamblia ...
*  Giardia lamblia
... image library GiardiaDB: The Giardia lamblia genome sequencing project Washington State Department of Health ... The names for the human parasite Giardia duodenalis, Giardia lamblia and Giardia intestinalis are all in common current use ... Giardia lamblia, also known as Giardia intestinalis, is a flagellated parasite that colonizes and reproduces in the small ... diarrhea.emedtv.com/giardia-lamblia/giardia-lambia.html Prucca CG; Slavin I; Quiroga R; et al. (2008). "Antigenic variation in ...
*  Hydrogenosome
Giardia lamblia, Entamoeba sp., and Hexamita inflata). Using information obtained from hydrogenosomal and biochemical cytology ... Giardia, Entamoeba). Metronidazole is taken up by diffusion. Once taken up by anaerobes, it is non-enzymatically reduced by ...
*  Protozoa
Examples of protozoan meiotic sexuality are described in the articles Amoebozoa, Giardia lamblia, Leishmania, Plasmodium ... Giardia lamblia) Amoeboids (e.g., Entamoeba histolytica) Sporozoans (e.g., Plasmodium knowlesi) Apicomplexa (now in Alveolata) ...
*  Portable water purification
"The effect of UV light on the inactivation of Giardia lamblia and Giardia muris cysts as determined by animal infectivity assay ... Giardia lamblia and Cryptosporidium spp., both of which cause diarrhea (see giardiasis and cryptosporidiosis) are common ... Linden KG, Shin GA, Faubert G, Cairns W, Sobsey MD (2002). "UV disinfection of Giardia lamblia cysts in water". Environmental ... Most filters of this kind remove most bacteria and protozoa, such as Cryptosporidium and Giardia lamblia, but not viruses ...
*  History of emerging infectious diseases
Giardiasis is a disease caused by infection with the protozoan Giardia lamblia. Infection with Giardia can produce diarrhea, ... Giardia lamblia cysts given in capsules". American journal of hygiene. 59 (2): 209-20. doi:10.1093/oxfordjournals.aje.a119634. ... In children, chronic Giardia infection can cause stunting (stunted growth) and lowered intelligence, Infection with Giardia is ... We also included Giardia lamblia, which at that time was not generally believed to be an invasive pathogenic parasite of man. ...
*  Host-pathogen interaction
Giardia lamblia was also discovered by Leeuwenhoeck in the 1600s, but it wasn't found to be pathogenic until the 1970s, when an ... Giardia lamblia cysts given in capsules". American journal of hygiene. 59 (2): 209-20. doi:10.1093/oxfordjournals.aje.a119634. ...
*  Drinking water
Additional contaminants include protozoan oocysts such as Cryptosporidium sp., Giardia lamblia, Legionella, and viruses ( ...
*  Small nucleolar RNA-derived microRNA
Five of the Giardia lamblia snoRNAs have no complementarities to rRNA, implying that they may have a different function. ... Giardia lamblia produces at least 20 snoRNAs. SnoRNAs guide the modification of rRNA, and contain a region of 10 - 21 ... MicroRNAs are derived from five of the box C/D snoRNAs from Giardia lamblia: The microRNA miR2 is derived from the snoRNA ... A 26 nucleotide RNA, miR2, is processed from the Giardia lamblia snoRNA GlsR17 by dicer. MiR2 is a microRNA which may regulate ...
*  Metronidazole
"Drug Resistance in the Microaerophilic Parasite Giardia lamblia". PubMed Central. Springer. doi:10.1007/s40475-015-0051-1. ... Metronidazole is widely used to treat infections of Giardia in dogs, cats, and other companion animals, although it does not ...
*  Diplomonad
The common intestinal parasite Giardia intestinalis (synonyms Giardia lamblia, G. duodenalis) was once considered to be a ... They include Giardia lamblia, which causes giardiasis in humans. They are placed among the metamonads, and appear to be ... However, they are now known to possess modified mitochondria, in the case of G. lamblia, called mitosomes. These are not used ... Ramesh MA, Malik SB, Logsdon JM (2005). "A phylogenomic inventory of meiotic genes; evidence for sex in Giardia and an early ...
*  Disinfectant
... it is not effective against Giardia lamblia and Cryptosporidium; and extreme caution must be taken not to combine it with ...
*  Disulfiram
Nash, T; Rice, WG (1998). "Efficacies of zinc-finger-active drugs against Giardia lamblia". Antimicrobial Agents and ...
*  Housefly
Parasites carried include cysts of protozoa, e.g. Entamoeba histolytica, Giardia lamblia and eggs of helminths, e.g., Ascaris ...
*  List of sequenced protist genomes
September 2007). "Genomic Minimalism in the Early Diverging Intestinal Parasite Giardia lamblia". Science. 317 (5846): 1921-26 ... "Draft genome sequencing of Giardia intestinalis assemblage B isolate GS: Is human giardiasis caused by two different species ...
*  Etofamide
Its effect against Giardia lamblia has been described as modest. Cedillo-Rivera R, Muñoz O (September 1992). "In-vitro ... susceptibility of Giardia lamblia to albendazole, mebendazole and other chemotherapeutic agents". J. Med. Microbiol. 37 (3): ...
*  Chilomastix mesnili
C. mesnili has a similar life style to Giardia lamblia. Although Chilomastix mesnili is considered non-pathogenic, it often ...
*  Totiviridae
Giardia lamblia, leishmania, trichomonas vaginalis, and fungi serve as natural hosts. There are currently 28 species in this ... Giardia lamblia protozoa, leishmania protozoa, protozoan trichomonas vaginalis, and fungi serve as the natural host. "Viral ... Group: dsRNA Order: Unassigned Family: Totiviridae Genus: Giardiavirus Giardia lamblia virus Genus: Leishmaniavirus Leishmania ...
*  BOP1
"Interaction of beta-giardin with the Bop1 protein in Giardia lamblia". Parasitol. Res. 98 (2): 138-44. doi:10.1007/s00436-005- ... In Giardia, the species specific cytoskeleton protein, beta-giardin, interacts with Bop1. BOP1 contains a conserved N-terminal ...
*  Annexin
"Functional identification of alpha 1-giardin as an annexin of Giardia lamblia". FEMS Microbiol. Lett. 173 (1): 147-53. doi: ...
*  Non-coding RNA
"snoRNA, a novel precursor of microRNA in Giardia lamblia". PLoS Pathogens. 4 (11): e1000224. doi:10.1371/journal.ppat.1000224. ...
*  Traveler's diarrhea
Protozoans such as Giardia lamblia, Cryptosporidium and Cyclospora cayetanensis can also cause diarrhea. Pathogens commonly ... Protozoa such as Giardia may cause longer term disease. The risk is greatest in the first two weeks of travel and among young ... Bacterial TD typically begins abruptly, but Cryptosporidium may incubate for seven days, and Giardia for 14 days or more, ... Giardia, helminths, or cholera. Antimotility drugs such as loperamide and diphenoxylate reduce the symptoms of diarrhea by ...
*  Protozoan infection
Examples include Entamoeba histolytica, Plasmodium (some of which cause malaria), and Giardia lamblia. Trypanosoma brucei, ... and Giardia intestinalis (giardiasis). They are treated with antiprotozoal agents. Recent papers have also proposed the use of ...
*  List of dog diseases
Giardiasis* is an intestinal infection in dogs caused by the protozoa Giardia lamblia. The most common symptom is diarrhea. The ...
*  Protein O-GlcNAc transferase
"Molecular characterization of nucleocytosolic O-GlcNAc transferases of Giardia lamblia and Cryptosporidium parvum". ...
*  B2-adapt-app C
... transport of lysosomal proteins from a Golgi-like organelle to peripheral vacuoles in the primitive eukaryote Giardia lamblia ...