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Genus Wuchereria

Known as: Wuchereria, Wuchererias 
A genus of parasitic filarial nematodes in the family Onchocercidae that mainly affects humans in warm climates. The adult forms live chiefly in… Expand
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Review
2014
Review
2014
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
We developed and evaluated real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR) assays for detecting Wuchereria bancrofti DNA in human blood… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Abstract Taylor, M. J., Bilo, K., Cross, H. F., Archer, J. P., and Underwood, A. P. 1999. 16S rDNA phylogeny and ultrastructural… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Human blood samples and indoor-resting Culex pipiens were collected in 33 randomly selected houses from different sectors of a… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
To identify Wuchereria bancrofti DNA sequences that could be used as the basis for a simple and rapid parasite detection assay, a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Bancroftian filariasis is endemic in many areas of Papua New Guinea. This study describes the entomologic indices of transmission… Expand
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
This paper is the first large-scale molecular phylogenetic study on filarial parasites (family Onchocercidae) which includes 16… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
 
Highly Cited
1956
Highly Cited
1956
Adult specimens or parts of specimens of Wuchereria were recovered from the lymphatic systems of a Kra monkey ( Macaca irus ) (1… Expand