Biomphalaria

Known as: Australorbi, Australorbis, Biomphalarias 
A genus of planorbid freshwater snails, species of which are intermediate hosts of Schistosoma mansoni.
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2008
2008
A growing body of evidence suggests an important role for fibrinogen-like proteins in innate immunity in both vertebrates and… (More)
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2008
2008
Invertebrates were long thought to possess only a simple, effective and hence non-adaptive defence system against microbial and… (More)
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2006
2006
In this study, some biochemical features and the extent of inhibition induced by the organophosphorous pesticide azinphos-methyl… (More)
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2005
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2005
Among Biomphalaria glabrata/Schistosoma mansoni snail-trematode combinations, it appears that some parasites succeed whilst… (More)
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2004
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2004
The freshwater snail Biomphalaria glabrata possesses a diverse family of fibrinogen-related proteins (FREPs), hemolymph… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Schistosoma mansoni is one of the most abundant infectious agents of humankind. Its widespread distribution is permitted by the… (More)
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2001
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2001
The wide geographic distribution of Schistosoma mansoni, a digenetic trematode and parasite of humans, is determined by the… (More)
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2001
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2001
The fate of Schistosoma mansoni (Trematoda) sporocysts in its molluscan host Biomphalaria glabrata (Gastropoda) is determined by… (More)
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1997
1997
Hot water extracts of Rheum plamatum and Rheum dentatus (from China) showed molluscicidal activity against the snails Oncomelania… (More)
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1995
1995
In vitro production of Schistosoma mansoni daughter sporocysts (DS) from miracidium-derived mother sporocysts (MS) was achieved… (More)
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