Antiparasitic Agents

Known as: Parasiticides, [AP000] ANTIPARASITICS, drugs for parasites 
Any agent that is effective against infections caused by parasitic organisms and is able to inhibit their growth or kill them. This class consists of… (More)

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1947-2018
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Anopheles gambiae, the major vector for the protozoan malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum, mounts powerful antiparasitic… (More)
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2005
2005
Nitazoxanide is a new thiazolide antiparasitic agent that shows excellent in vitro activity against a wide variety of protozoa… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Neurocysticercosis is the main cause of adult-onset seizures in the developing world. Whether therapy with… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Species of the genus Streptomyces are of major pharmaceutical interest because they synthesize a variety of bioactive secondary… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
The development and occurrence of anorexia, the voluntary reduction in food intake during parasitic infections in animals, is… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
At present, approaches to studying mitochondrial functions in malarial parasites are quite limited because of the technical… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
A novel fungal metabolite, apicidin [cyclo(N-O-methyl-L-tryptophanyl-L -isoleucinyl-D-pipecolinyl-L-2-amino-8-oxodecanoyl)], that… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Glutamate-gated chloride channels, members of the ligand-gated ion channel superfamily, have been shown in nematodes and in… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
PURPOSE Tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-alpha) has been implicated in the pathology of experimental malaria. To establish its… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
Ivermectin is the 22,23-dihydro derivative of avermectin B1, a macrocyclic lactone produced by an actinomycete, Streptomyces… (More)
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