Mohammad Taghi Satvat

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Studies of drug resistance of Plasmodium falciparum cases from SE Iran were carried out in vivo and in vitro during 1990-91. In a study of 26 chloroquine-resistant infections, using amodiaquine (25 mg kg-1 over 3 days), followed by two-thirds of the standard dose of sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine, six cases were resistant at the RI(3) and RII(3) levels. An(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effects of quinine and chloroquine against male mice infected with Plasmodium berghei and their adverse effects on the mice testes. METHODS In this study, 48 adult male mice, (20-25 g), aged 8 to 12 weeks were divided into four groups. This study was carried out from December 2009 until May 2010 in the School of Public Health,(More)
In-vivo and macro and micro in-vitro assessments of the response of P. falciparum to chloroquine and mefloquine were carried out in the malarious areas of Bandar-Abbas and Minab, Hormozgan Province, southern Iran, during 1986-1987. The susceptibility tests indicated a considerable resistance of P. falciparum to chloroquine in Bandar-Abbas but almost(More)
Cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL) is one of the most important parasitic disease in Iran. CL is distributed among more than half of 31 provinces of Iran. Studies on epidemiological aspects of the disease and Leishmania species identification among infected humans are necessary for providing a comprehensive prevention and control program thus; this descriptive(More)
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