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*  Parasitic disease
Parasites normally enter the body through the skin or mouth. Close contact with pets can lead to parasite infestation as dogs ... A parasitic disease, also known as parasitosis, is an infectious disease caused or transmitted by a parasite. Many parasites do ... "Parasite Infection and Parasite Treatment". Retrieved 2010-07-07. "Parasitic Diseases". Retrieved 2010-07-07. "Hookworm disease ... Parasites can also be transferred to their host by the bite of an insect vector, i.e. mosquito, bed bug, fleas. Parasitic ...
*  Microphallus piriformes
Other parasites that modify intermediate host behavior to facilitate transmission: Dicrocoelium dendriticum, a fluke Corynosoma ...
*  Human genetic resistance to malaria
These alterations generally protect red blood cells from invasion by Plasmodium parasites or replication of parasites within ... In both cases parasite counts were significantly lower in G6PD-deficient persons than in those with normal red cell enzymes. ... The P. falciparum parasite alters the characteristics of the red cell membrane, making them more "sticky". Clusters of ... Malaria parasites were significantly more often observed in normal red cells than in enzyme-deficient cells. An evolutionary ...
*  Red blood cell
The malaria parasite spends part of its life-cycle in red blood cells, feeds on their hemoglobin and then breaks them apart, ... and thus regulating entry of malarial parasites into normal red cells. The proteins of the membrane skeleton are responsible ... because these mutations convey some protection against the parasite. Polycythemias (or erythrocytoses) are diseases ...
*  IRGs
The intracellular protozoan parasite Toxoplasma gondii has been shown to target IRGs in mice allowing for resistance from the ... In addition to the role of Irgm1 in parasite clearance, a cytoprotective role has been suggested in mature CD4+ T cells ...
*  Microneme
Only by this initial chemical exchange can the parasite enter into the erythrocyte via actin-myosin motor complex. It has been ... Parasite. 21: 62. doi:10.1051/parasite/2014062. ISSN 1776-1042. PMC 4236686 . PMID 25407506. ... in which the parasite can survive and reproduce. Rhoptry Dense granule Rigoulet, Jacques; Hennache, Alain; Lagourette, Pierre; ...
*  Pregnancy-associated malaria
Parasite clones where the var2csa gene was disrupted lost the ability to adhere to CSA by blocking the binding of IE. Its ... The parasite interferes with transmission of vital substances through the fetal placenta, often resulting in stillbirth, ... When selected in vitro for CSA-binding, the only upregulated gene expressed in the P. falciparum parasites was the var2csa gene ... David, P.H., Hommel, H., Miller, L.H., Udeinya, I.J. And Oligino, L.D. (1983). Parasite sequestration in Plasmodium falciparum ...
*  Plasmodium falciparum erythrocyte membrane protein 1
Cox, Francis E. G. (2010). "History of the discovery of the malaria parasites and their vectors". Parasites & Vectors. 3 (1): 5 ... the parasites first multiply in the liver. The daughter parasites called merozoites then only infect the RBCs. They undergo ... Parasite. 21: 19. doi:10.1051/parasite/2014019. PMC 3996964 . PMID 24759654. Bengtsson, A.; Joergensen, L.; Rask, T. S.; Olsen ... that are infected by the malarial parasite Plasmodium falciparum. PfEMP1 is synthesized during the parasite's blood stage ( ...
*  Clinostomum marginatum
The parasite's eggs hatch in the water and the miracidium invades the foot of the snails. The cercaria leaves the snail and ... These parasites may feed on the mucus of organs, food content ingested by the host, blood and tissue from eroding epithelial ... The Parasite Clinostomum marginatum in Four Centrarchids, in California Ranch Pods. Author(s): Newman, Thomas F., Don A. Duncan ... The eggs of the parasite known as a metacercariae are then released into the water through the bird's mouth when feeding and ...
*  Rhynchocystinae
Bhatia BL and Setna SB (1939) On some gregarine parasites from certain gregarine, Stenophora shyamaprasadi, n. sp. from the ... The Rhynchocystinae are a subfamily of parasites in the phylum Apicomplexa. There are three genera in this subfamily: ...
*  Diagnosis of malaria
From the thick film, an experienced microscopist can detect parasite levels (or parasitemia) as few as 5 parasites/µL blood. ... The threshold of detection by these rapid diagnostic tests is in the range of 100 parasites/µl of blood (commercial kits can ... Another approach is to detect the iron crystal byproduct of hemoglobin that is found in malaria parasites feasting on red blood ... Quantitative buffy coat (QBC) is a laboratory test to detect infection with malaria or other blood parasites. The blood is ...
*  Parasites (band)
Parasites are an American pop punk band. They were formed in the late 80's by guitarist / singer Dave Parasite and bassist Ron ... "Parasites - Retro-Pop Remasters". www.punknews.org. Retrieved 25 January 2018. Punknews.org. "Parasites return; plan new "Best ... The Parasites have had many personnel changes over their long career, with the most notable members being drummer Dan Cofer and ... Parasites have been releasing records since 1987 and toured the US, Europe and Japan extensively. They have played with Green ...
*  Parasites & Vectors
... was established in 2008 as a merger of Filaria Journal and Kinetoplastid Biology. "About Parasites & ... Parasites & Vectors is a peer-reviewed open-access medical journal published by BioMed Central. The journal publishes articles ... on the biology of parasites, parasitic diseases, intermediate hosts, vectors and vector-borne pathogens. ...
*  Parasites Lost
... at The Infosphere. "Parasites Lost" on IMDb "Parasites Lost" at TV.com. ... "Parasites Lost" is the second episode in season three of Futurama. Although the title is a play on John Milton's epic poem ...
*  Full-parasites
... is a transcriptome database of apicomplexa parasites. apicomplexa Tuda, Josef; Mongan Arthur E; Tolba Mohammed E ... "Full-parasites: database of full-length cDNAs of apicomplexa parasites, 2010 update". Nucleic Acids Res. England. 39 (Database ...
*  The Parasites
... is a novel by Daphne du Maurier, first published in 1949. In this novel, Miss du Maurier tells the story of the ... Perhaps it was this that impelled Maria's husband to exclaim bitterly: "Parasites, that's what you are. The three of you. You ... the parasites') together, and using the unique (it is thought) device of the first person - and yet not defining which of the ...
*  The Mind Parasites
... is a science fiction horror novel by English author Colin Wilson. It was published by Arkham House in 1967 ... The story is about Professor Gilbert Austin's conflict with the Tsathogguans, invisible mind parasites that menace the most ... ISBN 0-7864-1785-4. Wilson, Colin (1986). The Mind Parasites. Moscow, USSR: Moscow Raduga Publishers. p. 336. ISBN 5-05-001039- ... ISBN 0-87054-176-5. The Mind Parasites, Oneiric Press, Oakland, California. 1972, First Edition 1972 Колин Уилсон «Паразиты ...
*  Parasites Like Us
... (2003) is American author Adam Johnson's debut novel. In the novel, anthropologist Dr. Hannah and his ... Parasites' blazes a trail in apocalyptic comedy". The Seattle Times. August 22, 2003. Retrieved 2008-11-20. Benson, Heidi (June ...
*  Fish disease and parasites
The parasite is then carried in the salmon until the next spawning cycle. The myxosporean parasite that causes whirling disease ... Other external parasites found on gills are leeches and, in seawater, larvae of gnathiid isopods. Isopod fish parasites are ... Numerical estimates of parasite biodiversity have shown that certain coral fish species have up to 30 species of parasites. The ... Free PDF Justine, J.-L. 2010: Parasites of coral reef fish: how much do we know? With a bibliography of fish parasites in New ...
*  Parasite!
... is the second EP by Swedish heavy metal band Mustasch. It was released in 2006. "Nailed to Pain" - 4:17 "My Disorder ... " - 4:10 "Do Or Die" - 3:33 "Parasite" - 2:40 "Kill the Light" - 3:51 "The Dagger (Live)" - 10:12. ...
*  List of fictional parasites
Parasite (comics) Parasite - 1982 3-D film The Parasites, from My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic episode Swarm of the Century ... The Final Friday X Parasite Yeerk, the main antagonist race in book and television series Animorphs List of parasitic alien ... This list encompasses fictional characters and species who are parasites and/or parasitoids. Alien (sometimes referred to as a ...
*  Parasite Rex
"Kirkus Review: Parasite Rex". Kirkus Reviews. May 20, 2010. Retrieved March 4, 2016. Parasite Rex on Carl Zimmer's website ... and the USDA National Parasite Collection based out of Maryland. The final chapters focus on an overall effect parasites have ... The cover of Parasite Rex includes a scanning electron microscope image of a tick as the focus, along with a number of ... Parasite Rex: Inside the Bizarre World of Nature's Most Dangerous Creatures is a nonfiction book by Carl Zimmer that was ...
*  Diseases and parasites in salmon
The parasite is then carried in the salmon until the next spawning cycle. The myxosporean parasite that causes whirling disease ... This fluid is an accumulation of a large number of parasites. Henneguya and other parasites in the myxosporean group have a ... Diseases and parasites also transfer from farmed to wild salmon populations. A recent study in British Columbia links the ... It is strictly a fish parasite that cannot live in or affect warm blooded animals, including man". According to Klaus Schallie ...
*  List of parasites of humans
Clinically, the life-long presence of the parasite in tissues of a majority of infected individuals is usually considered ... Nine hundred sixteen (32%) of 2,896 tested patients were infected with 18 species of intestinal parasites in the year 2000 ( ... "Seasonal prevalence of intestinal parasites in the United States during 2000" (PDF). Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 66 (6): 799-803. ... Blastocystis hominis was the most frequently detected parasite in single and multiple infections, with Cryptosporidium parvum ...
*  Intracellular parasite
Some parasites can cause disease. Facultative intracellular parasites are capable of living and reproducing either inside or ... Cryptococcus neoformans Obligate intracellular parasites cannot reproduce outside their host cell, meaning that the parasite's ... Intracellular parasites are microparasites that are capable of growing and reproducing inside the cells of a host. ... The majority of intracellular parasites must keep host cells alive as long as possible while they are reproducing and growing. ...