Entamoeba histolytica

Known as: Entameba histolytica, histolytica entamoeba 
A species of parasitic protozoa causing ENTAMOEBIASIS and amebic dysentery (DYSENTERY, AMEBIC). Characteristics include a single nucleus containing a… (More)
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2014
Review
2014
Entamoeba histolytica is the third-leading cause of parasitic mortality globally. E. histolytica infection generally does not… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
This study investigated the presence of Entamoeba histolytica, Entamoeba dispar, and Entamoeba moshkovskii in stool samples from… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
In order for the protozoan parasite Entamoeba histolytica (E.h.) to cause invasive intestinal and extraintestinal infection… (More)
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2000
2000
Codon usage bias of Entamoeba histolytica, a protozoan parasite, was investigated using the available DNA sequence data… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The prevalence of infection by the invasive parasite Entamoeba histolytica and the noninvasive parasite Entamoeba dispar was… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Archezoan protists are though to represent lineages that diverged from other eukaryotes before acquisition of the mitochondrion… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Humans are infected by two morphologically identical species of Entamoeba: Entamoeba histolytica causes amebic colitis and liver… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
A polypeptide that causes pore formation in target-cell membranes is implicated in the potent cytolytic activity of pathogenic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Establishment of adherence by Entamoeba histolytica is mediated by a 170-kD Gal/GalNAc inhibitable lectin and is required for… (More)
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1986
1986
FPLC anion-exchange and chromatofocusing chromatography were used to purify the major neutral proteinase from secretions of… (More)
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