Genus: Phlebotomus

Known as: Phlebotomus, sand fly 
A genus of PSYCHODIDAE which functions as the vector of a number of pathogenic organisms, including LEISHMANIA DONOVANI; LEISHMANIA TROPICA… (More)
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2009
2009
Transmission of cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL) caused by Leishmania infantum was studied in South Anatolia, Turkey. Small, non… (More)
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2001
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2001
From the early 1900s, visceral leishmaniasis (VL; kala-azar) has been among the most important health problems in Sudan… (More)
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1998
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1998
A vertebrate host becomes infected with Leishmania major when the sand fly vector injects parasites into skin along with saliva… (More)
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1998
1998
The major surface glycoprotein of Leishmania major is a zinc metalloproteinase of 63 kDa referred to as leishmanolysin or GP63… (More)
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1997
1997
Haplotypes of eight phlebotomine species were characterized by cycle sequencing a mitochondrial (mt) DNA fragment (cytochrome b… (More)
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1997
1997
The role of the peritrophic matrix (PM) in the development of Leishmania major infections in a natural vector, Phlebotomus… (More)
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1996
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1996
Sandfly fever and leishmaniasis were major causes of infectious disease morbidity among military personnel deployed to the Middle… (More)
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1996
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1996
Southern Sudan is experiencing an epidemic of the classic visceral leishmaniasis syndrome, commonly called kala-azar. This… (More)
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1994
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1994
A study was carried out on the infectivity to sandflies of 16 dogs naturally parasitized by Leishmania infantum. All dogs were… (More)
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