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… (More)
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1944-2017
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2016
2016
Parasite host switches may trigger disease emergence, but prehistoric host ranges are often unknowable. Lymphatic filariasis and… (More)
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2011
2011
Antibody tests are useful for mapping the distribution of lymphatic filariasis (LF) in countries and regions and for monitoring… (More)
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2007
2007
A homologue of Brugia malayi venom allergen (BmVAH) was cloned from the infective stages (L3) of Wuchereria bancrofti. Sequence… (More)
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2004
2004
A LightCycler real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR) assay was developed to detect Wuchereria bancrofti DNA in blood-fed… (More)
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2002
2002
The FAR proteins of nematodes are small ( approximately 20 kDa), helix-rich, fatty acid and retinol-binding (FAR) proteins that… (More)
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1999
1999
A quantitative, competitive polymerase chain reaction (QC-PCR) assay for the sensitive detection of Wuchereria bancrofti DNA was… (More)
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1994
1994
This paper is the first large-scale molecular phylogenetic study on filarial parasites (family Onchocercidae) which includes 16… (More)
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