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Brugia

Known as: Brugias 
A filarial worm of Southeast Asia, producing filariasis and elephantiasis in various mammals including man. It was formerly included in the genus… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Antibody tests are useful for mapping the distribution of lymphatic filariasis (LF) in countries and regions and for monitoring… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BackgroundNatural acquisition of novel genes from other organisms by horizontal or lateral gene transfer is well established for… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Brugia filarial nematodes are pathogenic lymphatic-dwelling parasites that, like other helminths, may modify the host's defense… Expand
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2000
2000
The resistance of the human parasite Brugia malayi to the antiparasitic activity of cyclosporin A (CsA) may arise from the… Expand
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1996
1996
When mosquitoes feed on a vertebrate host that is infected concurrently with virus and microfilariae (mf), both pathogens are… Expand
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Review
1990
Review
1990
Surface-labelling techniques have been used to delineate a number of constituent molecules of the cuticle in adult stage Brugia… Expand
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1989
1989
Intracellular melanization responses to developing larvae of Brugia species (B. malayi (Buckley), B. pahangi (Buckley and Edeson… Expand
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1987
1987
Several filartae of the genus Brugia are known or suspected agents of lymphatic filariasis. 6. molayi naturally infects humans… Expand
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1985
1985
The extent of structural and immunological similarity between surface antigens of three species of Brugia filarial parasites was… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
In order to compare the immunodiagnostic value of excretory-secretory (E-S) antigens derived from adult Brugia malayi worms with… Expand
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