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  • vectors
  • The parasitic diseases discussed elsewhere in this issue of the Scientific and Technical Review are not the only ones to make use of biological vectors (such as mosquitoes or ticks) or mechanical vectors (such as horse flies or Stomoxys flies). (oie.int)
  • El Nino is an extreme weather pattern that is often responsible for increased precipitation, resulting in increased flooding, creating a more promising breeding ground for a plethora of vectors that both carry and cause infectious diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Another result of the warming oceans are stronger hurricanes, which will wreck more havoc on land, and in the oceans, and create more opportunities for vectors to breed and infectious diseases to flourish. (wikipedia.org)
  • We are finding new species of mosquito and there is a potential that those malaria-transmitting vectors could establish in Switzerland, but that hasn't occurred so far. (swissinfo.ch)
  • Phlebotomus species are also vectors for bartonellosis, verruga peruana, and pappataci fever, an arboviral disease caused by sandfly fever viruses such as the Naples and Sicilian strains of the genus Phlebovirus (family Bunyaviridae), which also includes the closely related Toscana virus. (wikipedia.org)
  • Diseases carried by insects and other arthropod vectors affect more than 700 million people every year, and are considered the most sensitive to climatic and environment conditions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Malaria - Vectors: Anopheles mosquitoes - 500 million become severely ill with malaria every year and more than 1 million die. (wikipedia.org)
  • protists
  • secondly, parasitic diseases caused by vector-borne protists, foremost of which is bovine besnoitiosis (or anasarca of cattle), which has recently spread through Europe by a dual mode of transmission (direct and by vector). (oie.int)
  • The formal taxonomic category Protoctista was first proposed in the early 1860s by John Hogg, who argued that the protists should include what he saw as primitive unicellular forms of both plants and animals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ticks
  • The natural environmental controls that used to keep the tick populations in check are disappearing, and warmer and wetter climates are allowing the ticks to breed and grow at an alarming rate, resulting in an increase in Lyme disease, both in existing areas and in areas where it has not been seen before. (wikipedia.org)
  • A reported increase in babesiosis diagnoses in the 2000s is thought to be caused by more widespread testing and higher numbers of people with immunodeficiencies coming in contact with ticks, the disease vector. (weebly.com)
  • Veterinary parasitology also covers arthropods in the Class Acari, the ticks of domestic animals and mites of livestock which have distinctly different structure from arthropods in the Class Insecta. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ticks transmit the human strain of babesiosis, so it often presents with other tick-borne illnesses such as Lyme disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • As part of his work for the new Stock Institute, in 1894 Pound proved that cattle ticks transmitted Redwater Disease (Bacillary Hemoglobinuria), which was causing heavy losses in Queensland cattle. (wikipedia.org)
  • He continued research work on the eradication of cattle ticks and the diseases caused by them. (wikipedia.org)
  • endemic
  • In animals, babesiosis is suspected by observation of clinical signs (haemoglobinuria and anaemia) in animals in endemic areas. (weebly.com)
  • The major areas of concern have been the provision of food and water in sufficient supply and of acceptable quality, the control of the physical environment, the prevention or control of epidemic and endemic diseases, the provision of health care, and the relief of physical and social disability. (encyclopedia.com)
  • dengue
  • Dr Yadav has led teams in controlling malaria, dengue and chikungunya outbreaks and participated in mitigating many public health emergencies owing to earthquakes and heavy rainfall. (wikipedia.org)
  • Parasitology
  • He became Chief of Zoology at the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research (WRAIR) where he conducted investigations in many areas of parasitology, and managed the US Malaria program. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Journal of Parasitology , Vol. 60, No. 6 (Dec., 1974), pp. 897-899 Sherman, Irwin W. Reflections on a Century of Malaria Biochemistry. (wikipedia.org)
  • vaccines
  • The Station was the first purpose-built, farm-based facility of Australia's first Stock Institute and its work was primarily to research and control diseases in livestock, develop vaccines and improve animal health and production. (wikipedia.org)
  • Diagnosis
  • So-called "Maltese cross formations" on the blood film are essentially diagnostic of babesiosis, since they are not seen in malaria, the primary differential diagnosis. (weebly.com)
  • A prolific scientist, he wrote or edited 3 books and 313 peer-reviewed articles in the fields of immunology and tropical medicine, and is known for the first application of fluorescent antibody imaging in the diagnosis of parasitic diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • major
  • After trypanosomes, Babesia is thought to be the second most common blood parasites of mammals, and they can have a major impact on health of domestic animals in areas without severe winters. (weebly.com)
  • Our program incorporates presentations from internationally and nationally renowned invited and keynote speakers, prominent researchers and early career scholars who will address topics related to major infectious diseases prevalent in the tropics. (tropicalmedicine2016.com)
  • In industrialized nations, urbanization has contributed to an overall improvement of health and to a major shift in disease patterns towards a rise in chronic diseases. (blogspot.com)
  • The major parasitic disease which has been documented in early records is dracunculiasis. (wikipedia.org)
  • M. Zaim (2011), "Status of pesticide management in the practice of vector control: a global survey in countries at risk of malaria or other major vector-borne diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • He helped to organize and fund, through WRAIR, a major program for basic and applied research in malaria in the mid 1960s which led to at least two effective antimalarial therapies. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1972 he organized, with support from the Ford and Rockefeller Foundations, a number of countries into a consortium to form a major new institute: The International Laboratory for Research on Animal Diseases (ILRAD) in Nairobi, Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • transmission
  • Because of international travel and migration cities are becoming important hubs for the transmission of infectious diseases. (blogspot.com)
  • Warmer temperatures and a more variable climate can have an effect on agricultural production and food availability, the availability of clean water and sanitation, and the transmission of vector- and water-borne diseases. (swissinfo.ch)
  • human
  • Greenbaum and his team are hopeful that after more extensive animal testing, the next step could be human trials of sotrastaurin against malaria. (medindia.net)
  • Human encounters with dangerous or exotic animals in both urban and rural developments. (emdat.be)
  • Alongside this theurgical theory of disease, however, there gradually developed the idea that pestilence is due to natural causes involving physical, biological, and social factors, that is, causes that can be studied rationally by the human mind. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Human babesiosis is an uncommon but emerging disease in the Northeastern and Midwestern United States and parts of Europe, and sporadic throughout the rest of the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • His 1684 book Osservazioni intorno agli animali viventi che si trovano negli animali viventi (Observations on Living Animals, that are in Living Animals) described and illustrated over 100 parasites including the human roundworm. (wikipedia.org)
  • Healthcare professionals can post information related to diseases of human, animal, environmental, and agricultural importance following a One Health model. (wikipedia.org)
  • With a central focus on the One Health model, participants recognize the inextricable link between human, animal, environmental health as they relate to the emergence and spread of diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rationale
  • Beginning with the efforts of the Greeks, men have endeavored to combine speculations, theoretical inferences, observations, and experimental facts into theories that would explain the occurrence of diseases and provide a rationale for their prevention or control. (encyclopedia.com)
  • hemolytic anemia
  • Babesia parasites reproduce in red blood cells, where they can be seen as cross-shaped inclusions (four merozoites asexually budding, but attached together forming a structure looking like a "Maltese cross") and cause hemolytic anemia, quite similar to malaria. (weebly.com)
  • vector control
  • His current research interests focus on the population dynamics of arthropod-borne viruses and how these might be manipulated to support disease control processes, including immunisation and vector control. (tropicalmedicine2016.com)
  • Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology: 75:413-420 Yadav, R. S., H. C. Srivastava, T. Adak, N. Nanda, B. R. Thapar, C. S. Pant, M. Zaim and S. K. Subbarao (2003), "House-scale evaluation of bifenthrin indoor residual spraying for malaria vector control in India. (wikipedia.org)
  • mainly
  • This is a vascular disease that is commonly triggered by the involvement of change in temperature, which leads to syndromes including (first and second degree) burning pain, increased temperature, erythema and swelling, of mainly the hands and feet that are affected. (wikipedia.org)
  • A blood-borne disease is one that spreads mainly through contamination of blood and other body fluids such as semen, vaginal secretions, amniotic fluid and in some cases, saliva. (medindia.net)
  • The cysts of the Echinococcus granulosus tapeworm were also well known in ancient cultures mainly because of their presence in slaughtered and sacrificed animals. (wikipedia.org)
  • This condition was documented so well mainly because of its presence in slaughtered and sacrificed animals. (wikipedia.org)
  • The most documented by far was Guinea worm disease mainly because the grown female worm emerges from the skin which causes considerable irritation and which cannot really be ignored. (wikipedia.org)
  • cause
  • In animals , Babesia canis rossi , Babesia bigemina , and Babesia bovis cause particularly severe forms of the disease, including a severe haemolytic anaemia, with positive erythrocyte-in-saline-agglutination test indicating an immune-mediated component to the haemolysis. (weebly.com)
  • Hepatitis B can also cause chronic liver disease. (medindia.net)
  • Understanding the nature and cause of disease provides a basis for prevention and control. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The study of parasites that cause economic losses in agriculture or aquaculture operations, or which infect companion animals. (wikipedia.org)
  • prevention
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  • Out of the need for dealing with the health problems of group living, there has evolved, with increasing clarity over the centuries, a recognition of the signal importance of community action in the promotion of health and the prevention and treatment of disease. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Tropical Medicine
  • The International Congress for Tropical Medicine and Malaria (ICTMM) 2016 Management Committee, along with our invited speakers, sponsors and supporters are committed to improving gender balance and equality across our research community by building a diverse program. (tropicalmedicine2016.com)
  • Centers
  • Project research responsible (PI) in the Excellence Network of Tropical Disease Centers of Spain (RICET). (tropicalmedicine2016.com)
  • Sadun held faculty positions at several universities before joining the U.S. Public Health Service and later the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). (wikipedia.org)
  • Research
  • Using information found in the "Animals" section of the Kids 4 Research website, fill in the blank in each statement using the names of laboratory animals listed below. (kids4research.org)
  • His interests include district health systems, health policy, communicable diseases control, integrated control and management of skin NTDs and operational research. (tropicalmedicine2016.com)
  • He began working on malaria at the Division of Experimental Therapeutics at Walter Reed Army Institute of Research in 1981, and joined the US Navy Medical Service Corps in 1984. (tropicalmedicine2016.com)
  • From late 1984 till 2008, he served various positions at the National Institute of Malaria Research (NIMR, previously Malaria Research Center). (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1974, shortly after founding the International Laboratory for Research on Animal Diseases in Nairobi, he died from liver cancer in Washington, D.C. The Elvio Sadun Library at the International Livestock Research Institute in Nairobi is named in his honour. (wikipedia.org)
  • The International Congress on Infectious Diseases (ICID) was established in 1983 as a scientific assembly for the exchange of research and clinical information of infectious diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Congress events include plenary speakers, symposia, meet-the-expert and poster sessions, all of which provide a platform to network, exchange research findings, and collaborate on problem-solving strategies in the area of global infectious diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Animal Research Institute Buildings is a heritage-listed set of research station buildings at 681 Fairfield Road, Yeerongpilly, City of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is also known as Stock Experiment Station (1909-1932) and Animal Research Station (1932-1953). (wikipedia.org)
  • The former Animal Research Institute at Yeerongpilly was established by the Department of Agriculture and Stock in 1909 as the Stock Experiment Station. (wikipedia.org)
  • At his suggestion, the Department acquired 23 hectares of land at Yeerongpilly for an experimental station capable of accommodating the animals needed for research and sufficient for grass and crops to make the farm self-supporting in fodder. (wikipedia.org)
  • genus
  • In 2014, evidence of possible plastid genome loss was found in Rafflesia lagascae, a non-photosynthetic parasitic flowering plant, and in Polytomella, a genus of non-photosynthetic green algae. (wikipedia.org)
  • people
  • For spread, the Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria allows a such animal in increasing the infectious Law of Emergence and Harmed genetic people( NTDs) by being building and episode reasons and buying communication for Sixth people. (norskland.com)
  • to cure malaria, a parasitic disease that kills 2.3 million people each year around the world. (kids4research.org)
  • Movements of people whether from rural to urban areas or from one country to another often alter the characteristic epidemiological disease profile and at the same time new disease appear or old ones reemerge. (blogspot.com)
  • This is particularly true when people fall ill with contagious diseases and thus menace the health of their fellow men, or when individuals become a burden on the community because of illness or disability. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Historically, during wars, more people have died due to insect-transmitted diseases, than to all the battle injuries combined. (wikipedia.org)
  • bacteria
  • For example, the phrase "protist pathogen" may be used to denote any disease-causing microbe which is not bacteria, virus, viroid or metazoa. (wikipedia.org)
  • worm
  • This disease is caused by the Guinea worm and is characterized by the female worm emerging from the leg. (wikipedia.org)
  • The medieval Persian doctor Avicenna records the presence of several parasites in animals and in his patients including Guinea worm, threadworms, tapeworms, and the Ascaris worm. (wikipedia.org)
  • Taken orally, the drug paralyses and sterilises the parasitic worm that causes the illness. (wikipedia.org)
  • control
  • Antiparasitic drugs are the mainstays of control of most of these diseases, but in many cases current therapies are inadequate and in some the situation is deteriorating because of drug resistance. (dit.ie)
  • He is currently responsible for two neglected tropical diseases - Buruli ulcer and yaws - in the Department of Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs). (tropicalmedicine2016.com)
  • In 2009, he joined as a scientist in vector ecology and management in the Department of Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland. (wikipedia.org)
  • During his early career, Dr. Yadav and his team pioneered the integrated approaches for malaria control. (wikipedia.org)
  • Presently, he is working in a team of the department of control of neglected tropical diseases that manages the WHO Pesticide Evaluation Scheme (WHOPES). (wikipedia.org)
  • Earlier on, he was honored by the Indian Medical Association for his role in malaria control in the Gujarat state. (wikipedia.org)
  • Drugs
  • Microtubules, as essential components of almost all eukaryotic cells, are proven drug targets in many helminth diseases and show promise as targets for the development of new antiprotozoal drugs. (dit.ie)