Food-borne zoonotic trematodes : devious old flukes in an urbanized , global village

@inproceedings{Nyindo2016FoodborneZT,
  title={Food-borne zoonotic trematodes : devious old flukes in an urbanized , global village},
  author={Mramba Nyindo and Abdul-Hamid Settenda Lukambagire},
  year={2016}
}
Food-borne trematodes constitute a family of lung, liver and intestinal flukes that have parasitized mankind and domesticated animals since the distant past. In the modern global village, food-borne trematodes present a daunting challenge of infection with severe morbidity, despite being highly neglected as causes of disease. Urbanization is the population shift from rural to urban centers, as a necessity for industrialization and development. It is currently the hallmark of rapidly developing… CONTINUE READING