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Effects of cyclosporin-A on immune response, tissue protection and motor function of rats subjected to spinal cord injury
The aim of this work was to test the effect of cyclosporin-A (CsA) on some immunological, morphological and functional aspects developed after spinal cord injury. The specific cellular immuneExpand
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Clinical manifestations and immunodiagnosis of gnathostomiasis in Culiacan, Mexico.
Gnathostomiasis was first described in Mexico in 1970, and endemic areas have been spreading in six states of this country. In Culiacan, Sinaloa, 300 cases of cutaneous larva migrans were recordedExpand
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Fermentative and aerobic metabolism in Rhizobium etli.
Strains of Rhizobium etli, Rhizobium meliloti, and Rhizobium tropici decreased their capacity to grow after successive subcultures in minimal medium, with a pattern characteristic for each species.Expand
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Ultrastructure of spermiogenesis and the spermatozoon in Taenia crassiceps strobilae WFU strain (Cestoda, Cyclophyllidea, Taeniidae) from golden hamsters
Strobilae from Taenia crassiceps (WFU strain) were obtained from outbred hamsters (Mesocricetus auratus) by feeding them viable metacestodes maintained by intraperitoneal passage in female Balb/cExpand
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Morphology and biochemistry of the pork tapeworm, Taenia solium.
  • K. Willms
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Current topics in medicinal chemistry
  • 29 February 2008
This chapter describes the life cycle, general morphology and ultrastructure of the larval and adult stages of Taenia solium, a parasitic flatworm of humans found in underdeveloped countries.Expand
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Epidemiologic study and control of Taenia solium infections with praziquantel in a rural village of Mexico.
This study reports the results of an epidemiologic survey for the detection of Taenia solium in a rural village of 559 inhabitants in Sinaloa, Mexico, as well as a large scale treatment of theExpand
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A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF BIOCHEMICAL AND IMMUNOLOGICAL PROPERTIES OF TRIOSEPHOSPHATE ISOMERASE FROM TAENIA SOLIUM AND SUS SCROFA
We produced the Taenia solium triosephosphate isomerase (TPI) in Escherichia coli and compared its biochemical and immunological properties with those of the commercial TPI from Sus scrofa. TaeniaExpand
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Paramyosin is the Schistosoma mansoni (Trematoda) homologue of antigen B from Taenia solium (Cestoda).
Antigen B, a major antigen of the cestode parasite Taenia solium, has been purified and a portion of amino acid sequence obtained. Paramyosin of the trematode parasite Schistosoma mansoni, anExpand
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Cloning and sequencing of two actin genes from Taenia solium (Cestoda).
Genomic and cDNA actin clones were isolated from Taenia solium gene libraries. The actin genes are interrupted by intervening sequences. Protein coding regions of both genes predict the same aminoExpand
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Immunosuppression and inhibition of inflammation in mice induced by a small Taenia solium RNA-peptide to implanted T. solium metacestodes
Abstract Subcutaneous implantation of Taenia solium metacestodes in mice induces an inflammatory reaction made up mainly of neutrophils and eosinophils after 12 days. Administration of a smallExpand
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