Filariasis

Known as: Filariases, Infections, Filarioidea, Filarioidea Infection 
Infections with nematodes of the superfamily FILARIOIDEA. The presence of living worms in the body is mainly asymptomatic but the death of adult… (More)

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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Wolbachia strain wMelPop reduces the longevity of its Drosophila melanogaster host and, when introduced into the mosquito Aedes… (More)
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2008
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2008
BACKGROUND In its first 8 years, the Global Programme to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis (GPELF) achieved an unprecedentedly rapid… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
From the Sabin Vaccine Institute, and George Washington University, Washington, DC (P.J.H.); Liverpool School of Tropical… (More)
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2006
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2006
Patent lymphatic filariasis is characterized by a profound down-regulation of immune responses with both parasite Ag-specific… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Ten years ago, no one foresaw that in the year 2000 there would be a Global Programme to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis (GPELF… (More)
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2000
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2000
Endosymbiotic bacteria living in plasmodia or worm parasites are required for the homoeostasis of their host and should be… (More)
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2000
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2000
Lymphatic filariasis affects 119 million people living in 73 countries, with India accounting for 40% of the global prevalence of… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Lymphatic filariasis is a major tropical disease caused by the mosquito-borne nematodes Brugia and Wuchereria. About 120 million… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Infants and children are routinely vaccinated with bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) in areas of the world where worm infections are… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Disease maps are becoming increasingly important in infectious disease epidemiology and control. For lymphatic filariasis, the… (More)
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