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Schistosoma mansoni: In vitro schistosomicidal activity of piplartine.
Schistosomiasis is one of the world's greatly neglected tropical diseases, and its control is largely dependent on a single drug, praziquantel. Here, we report the in vitro effect of piplartine, anExpand
Evaluation of the in vitro Activity of Dermaseptin 01, a Cationic Antimicrobial Peptide, against Schistosoma mansoni
Schistosomiasis is a neglected tropical disease that remains a considerable public health problem worldwide. Since the mainstay of schistosomiasis control is chemotherapy with a single drug,Expand
Schistosoma mansoni: in vitro schistosomicidal activity and tegumental alterations induced by piplartine on schistosomula.
Schistosomiasis is one of the most important parasitic infections in humans that occur in many tropical and subtropical countries. Currently, the control of schistosomiasis rests with a single drug,Expand
Effect of neem (Azadirachta indica A. Juss) leaf extract on resistant Staphylococcus aureus biofilm formation and Schistosoma mansoni worms.
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE There are ethnopharmacological reports supporting the use of neem (Azadirachta indica A. Juss) leaf against bacterial and worm infections. However there is a lack ofExpand
Expression of schistosomal cathepsin l1 in Escherichia coli and evaluation of its protective capacity in an animal challenge
Schistosomes utilize proteinases to accomplish several activities such as tissue penetration, tissue digestion and evasion of host immune responses. Cathepsin L is a cysteine proteinase of the papainExpand
Sensitivity of rabbit fibrochondrocytes to mycoplasmas
Primary cell culture from rabbit meniscus (fibrochondrocytes-FcrC) was infected for 24 hours with different inocula (102 to 107 Colony Forming Units-CFU) of Mycoplasma hominis PG-21, M. pneumoniae FHExpand
Lyophilization of Imunoparvum
In Brazil, Imunoparvum R ° is used as an immunomodulator. It is commercialized in 2 ml ampoules containing 2 mg of Propionebacterium acnes (formerly known as Corynebacterium parvum)/ml, in a 0.5 %Expand