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… (More)
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2011
2011
Antibody tests are useful for mapping the distribution of lymphatic filariasis (LF) in countries and regions and for monitoring… (More)
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2010
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2010
Natural acquisition of novel genes from other organisms by horizontal or lateral gene transfer is well established for… (More)
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2000
2000
Brugia filarial nematodes are pathogenic lymphatic-dwelling parasites that, like other helminths, may modify the host's defense… (More)
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2000
2000
A species of Brugia, probably B. ceylonensis, was recovered from the conjunctiva of a patient in Sri Lanka for the first time… (More)
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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… (More)
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1990
Review
1990
Surface-labelling techniques have been used to delineate a number of constituent molecules of the cuticle in adult stage Brugia… (More)
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1989
1989
Intracellular melanization responses to developing larvae of Brugia species (B. malayi (Buckley), B. pahangi (Buckley and Edeson… (More)
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1985
1985
The extent of structural and immunological similarity between surface antigens of three species of Brugia filarial parasites was… (More)
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1984
1984
The isoenzyme patterns of glucose phosphate isomerase and phosphoglucomutase of 3 species of Brugia, B. pahangi, subperiodic B… (More)
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1979
1979
Three human infections with an animal filarial parasite of a Brugia species have been identification in residents of New England… (More)
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