J Siemienska

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The activity against filarial parasites of the antibiotics rifampicin, oxytetracycline and chloramphenicol was examined. In addition, transmission electron microscopy was used to study the effects of rifampicin and oxytetracycline on filarial tissues and on the endosymbiont bacterium, Wolbachia. When tested in vitro at a concentration of 50.0 microM, each(More)
The effects of ivermectin at a concentration of 3.13 x 10(-6) M used in combination with other antiparasitic drugs on the viability of adult Onchocerca in vitro were assessed using MTT colorimetry and worm motility levels. When ivermectin was used against male O. gutturosa over a 7 d period in combination with suramin (5 x 10(-5) M), CGP 6140 (3.13 x 10(-6)(More)
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