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Proteolysis of human hemoglobin by schistosome cathepsin D.
Schistosomes feed on human blood. They employ proteases to degrade hemoglobin from ingested erythrocytes, using the residues released for amino acid metabolism. However, the identity and the role ofExpand
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Platyhelminthes and nemertinea
Platyhelminthes: Turbellaria Platyhelminthes: Aspidogastrea, Monogenea, and Digenea Platyhelminthes: Cestoidea Nemertinea.
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In vitro trypanocidal activity of tetraethylthiuram disulfide and sodium diethylamine-N-carbodithioate on Trypanosoma cruzi.
Tetraethylthiuram disulfide (disulfiram) (TETD) and sodium diethylamine-N-carbodithioate (DECD) were examined for their in vitro trypanocidal activity against Trypanosoma cruzi. Benznidazole (BNZ),Expand
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Cytochemical and biochemical observations on the digestive tracts of digenetic trematodes. IX. Megalodiscus temperatus.
  • B. J. Bogitsh
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Experimental parasitology
  • 1 October 1972
Abstract Morphological and cytochemical studies employing the electron microscope were conducted on the digestive tract of Megalodiscus temperatus. The digestive tract consisted of two regions: theExpand
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Observations on the cytochemistry of the M.ehlis' gland cells of Haematoloechus medioplexus.
Acid phosphatase and glucosaminidase activity is present in the Mehlis' gland of Haematoloechus medioplexus as observed through the light microscope. At the level of the electron microscope, acidExpand
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HISTOCHEMICAL STUDIES ON HYMENOLEPIS MICROSTOMA (CESTODA: HYMENOLEPIDIDAE).
  • B. J. Bogitsh
  • Biology, Medicine
  • The Journal of parasitology
  • 1 December 1963
The histochemical distribution of glycogen, polysaccharide-protein complexes, acid and alkaline phosphatases, nucleic acids, amino acids, and proteins in adult forms of Hymenolepis microstoma, aExpand
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Schistosoma mansoni: uptake of exogenous hemeproteins by schistosomules grown in vitro.
  • B. J. Bogitsh
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Experimental parasitology
  • 1 August 1978
Abstract The uptake and fate of the hemeproteins horseradish peroxidase (HRPO) and hemoglobin (Hb) by schistosomules of Schistosoma mansoni maintained in vitro were studied by electron microscopy andExpand
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Fluorescent histochemistry of acid proteases in adult Schistosoma mansoni and Schistosoma japonicum.
The acid proteases, cathepsin B, dipeptidyl aminopeptidase I and II were demonstrated by fluorescent histochemistry in adult Schistosoma mansoni and Schistosoma japonicum. Alanyl- andExpand
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Cytochemical and ultrastructural observations on the tegument of the trematode Megalodiscus temperatus.
  • B. J. Bogitsh
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Transactions of the American Microscopical…
  • 1 October 1968
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