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Genus: Echinococcus

Known as: Echinococcus, worm hydatid 
A genus of cyclophyllid tapeworms in the family Taeniidae. The definitive hosts for echinococcus are carnivorous predators; humans become by zoonotic… 
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The northern biotype of Echinococcus granulosus occurs in North America and northern Eurasia in life-cycles involving cervids… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Abstract For the sensitive detection of eggs of Echinococcus multilocularis in fox faeces by PCR we have evaluated a method based… 
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
An echinococcus antigen with an apparent molecular weight of 8 kDa was identified as diagnostically important. An immunoblot… 
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987