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  • vector-borne
  • WHO/Europe seeks to contribute to the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals by reducing the burden of vector-borne and parasitic diseases, and eliminating them where feasible, by providing strategic guidance and technical assistance, building capacity, strengthening operational research, promoting cross-border cooperation (involving WHO/Europe and the WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean) and enhancing intersectoral collaboration. (who.int)
  • Chagas Disease
  • Entomopathogenic fungi may be a safe and efficient means of controlling Triatoma infestans, the bug that helps spread Chagas disease, according to new research conducted in Argentina. (medindia.net)
  • A new study has revealed that it would be possible to diagnose and treat Chagas disease in children in low-resource settings with the help of a new targeted screening strategy. (medindia.net)
  • inhabit
  • Tapeworms, also know as cestodes, cause disease when the adult worms inhabit the digestive tract or when their larva cause cysts in body organs. (dmoztools.net)
  • health
  • This situation raises some serious public health concerns with respect to blood transfusions and organ transplants, because many people may be silent carriers of the disease. (medindia.net)
  • If you know the author of CDC Laboratory Identification of Parasitic Diseases of Public Health Concern , please help us out by filling out the form below and clicking Send. (merlot.org)
  • treatment
  • There is an urgent need for action on this disease as it is under-diagnosed and there is no effective treatment. (medindia.net)
  • For the treatment of anti-parasitic diseases, it is thus necessary to block two metabolic pathways by simultaneously inhibiting DHFR and PTR1 by a single drug or a combination of two specific inhibitors. (innovations-report.com)
  • Several of these compounds showed low toxicity profiles, and one of them is a known drug approved for treatment of diseases of the central nervous system, suggesting potential for label extension of this compound as an anti-parasitic drug candidate. (innovations-report.com)
  • Basic information about the disease and the group's treatment programs in East African countries including Sudan, Ethiopia and Uganda. (dmoztools.net)
  • Hyperlinked encyclopedia article about the parasitic disease and its treatment. (dmoztools.net)
  • Information related to the disease, routes of contamination, life cycle, testing and water treatment. (dmoztools.net)
  • Zoonotic
  • They include all zoonotic diseases originated as well from animals such as wildlife, including domestic animals, insects, primates, and birds. (hindawi.com)
  • bite
  • The disease is transmitted by the bite of female Simulium flies (black flies) that bite by day and are found near rapidly flowing rivers and streams. (dmoztools.net)
  • study
  • We study the mechanisms that parasitic worms use to subdue the immune system because of their potential to dampen harmful inflammatory immune responses, such as those made in asthma and allergy. (malaghan.org.nz)
  • Information on a study of this disease in dogs in the United States, with instructions to dog owners on sending samples. (dmoztools.net)
  • fungus
  • Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (/bəˌtreɪkoʊˈkɪtriəm ˈdɛndroʊbətaɪdɪs/ bə-TRAY-koh-KIT-ree-əm DEN-droh-bə-ty-dis), also known as Bd or the amphibian chytrid fungus, is a fungus that causes the disease chytridiomycosis in amphibians. (wikipedia.org)
  • He discovered that the muscardine disease of silkworms was caused by a living, very small, parasitic organism, a fungus that would be named eventually Beauveria bassiana in his honor. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1998
  • In the decade after it was first discovered in 1998, the disease devastated amphibian populations around the world, in a global decline towards multiple extinctions, part of the Holocene extinction. (wikipedia.org)
  • childbirth
  • Malnutrition is associated with 54% of childhood deaths from diseases of poverty, and lack of skilled attendants during childbirth is primarily responsible for the high maternal and infant death rates among the poor. (wikipedia.org)
  • human
  • Mitochondrial dysfunction is very often associated with a variety of human diseases that occur across a life span, from early childhood to late in life. (pvlsi.org)
  • small
  • This clinically orientated new quantity within the Self-Assessment color Review sequence brings jointly a wide selection of circumstances and scientific events which relate to ailments as a result of parasitic brokers basically in small animals and family cattle. (croustiglam.com)
  • diabetes
  • The long-term objectives of my group are to understand how mitochondrial dysfunction leads to neurodegeneration and diseases such as cancer and diabetes, as well as the molecular, biochemical, and physiological causes of mitochondrial dysfunction. (pvlsi.org)
  • secondary
  • It goes through two parasitic stages, one where it parasitizes as a secondary host a flounder or lumpsucker, and another stage where it parasitizes as a primary host a cod or other fishes of the cod family (gadoids). (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • Procera root rot is also a common disease found on white pines growing in fields, but was not observed at this particular site. (blogspot.co.uk)
  • Animals
  • Animals are most prone to suffering from disease when they are very young, very old, injured, or malnourished, all situations in which their immune systems and other defenses either haven't yet developed fully or have been degraded. (physicsforums.com)
  • water
  • Contaminated water and inadequate sanitation are related to diseases of poverty such as malaria, parasitic diseases, and schistosomiasis. (wikipedia.org)
  • One of the reasons that water-related diseases are still occurring is because water supplies can be contacted by contaminated surface water. (wikipedia.org)
  • To effectively decrease the morbidity and mortality of diseases, the population should get access to water from home instead from outside. (wikipedia.org)
  • studies
  • Thus, complex I is the main focus of our studies to elucidate the role of mitochondrial dysfunction in disease and the process of mitochondrial biogenesis. (pvlsi.org)
  • major
  • Although it is possible that multiple mechanisms could play roles in mitochondrial dysfunction-mediated pathogenesis, our data suggest that the "bioenergetic deficit" could be a major driving factor in diseases of tissues with high bioenergetic demands. (pvlsi.org)
  • People
  • This table lists symptoms that people with this disease may have. (nih.gov)
  • People with the same disease may not have all the symptoms listed. (nih.gov)
  • It is classically an acute condition, appearing in infants, people taking antibiotics or immunosuppressant medications, or immunocompromising diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • white
  • After all you can plant white pines where Frasers have died from Phytophthora root rot and they will most likely survive, even though they are also susceptible to the disease. (blogspot.co.uk)
  • Find
  • Even the most careful individuals can find themselves with a positive HIV diagnosis, while others couldn't get the disease if they tried. (herbaltor.men)