Averting transmission: A pivotal target to manage amoebiasis.

  title={Averting transmission: A pivotal target to manage amoebiasis.},
  author={Aadish Rawat and Parikshit Singh and Anupam Jyoti and Sanket Kaushik and Vijay Kumar Srivastava},
  journal={Chemical biology \& drug design},
Amoebiasis is a parasitic infectious disease caused by the enteric protozoan Entamoeba histolytica, a leading basis of deaths accounted to parasites, succeeding malaria and schistosomiasis. Conventional treatment methodologies used to deal with amoebiasis mainly rely on the administration of anti-amoebic compounds and vaccines but are often linked with substantial side-effects on the patient. Besides, cases of development of drug resistance in protozoans have been recorded, contributing further… 
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