Nanotechnology as a potential therapeutic alternative for schistosomiasis.


Schistosomiasis is a neglected disease that affects millions of people worldwide, recognized as the most important human helminth infection in terms of morbidity and mortality. The treatment of choice presents low bioavailability and water solubility, in addition to the induction of parasite resistance. In this context, researchers have been conducting… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2017.06.025


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@article{TomiottoPellissier2017NanotechnologyAA, title={Nanotechnology as a potential therapeutic alternative for schistosomiasis.}, author={Fernanda Tomiotto-Pellissier and Milena Menegazzo Miranda-Sapla and La{\'i}s Fernanda Machado and Bruna Taciane da Silva Bortoleti and Claudia Stoeglehner Sahd and Alan Ferreira Chagas and Jo{\~a}o Paulo Assolini and Francisco Jos{\'e} de Abreu Oliveira and Wander Rog{\'e}rio Pavanelli and Ivete Conchon Costa and Idess{\^a}nia Nazareth da Costa and Francine Nesello Melanda}, journal={Acta tropica}, year={2017}, volume={174}, pages={64-71} }