Fasciola hepatica

Known as: Fasciola hepaticas, Sheep liver fluke, fluke liver 
A species of helminth commonly called the sheep liver fluke. It occurs in the biliary passages, liver, and gallbladder during various stages of… (More)
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2011
2011
The surface tegument of the liver fluke Fasciola hepatica is a syncytial cytoplasmic layer bounded externally by a plasma… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
To infect their mammalian hosts, Fasciola hepatica larvae must penetrate and traverse the intestinal wall of the duodenum, move… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Alternatively activated macrophages (AAMphi) are primarily associated with the chronic stages of parasitic infections and the… (More)
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2005
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2005
Fascioliasis and other food-borne trematodiases are included in the list of important helminthiases with a great impact on human… (More)
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2005
2005
Fascioliasis, caused by the liver fluke Fasciola hepatica, is an infection that occurs worldwide, although humans are accidental… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The secretion and activation of the major cathepsin L1 cysteine protease involved in the virulence of the helminth pathogen… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
In the winter of 1998/1999, sheep on a farm in the province of North Holland, The Netherlands, died from subacute and chronic… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Fasciolosis, like other helminth infections, is associated with the induction of T-cell responses polarized to the Th2 subtype… (More)
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1994
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1994
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1994
Infection by bacteria, parasites or viruses and tissue inflammation such as gastritis, hepatitis and colitis are recognized risk… (More)
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