Helminthiasis

Known as: Helminthiasis NOS, helminth parasite infection, worm infestation 
A parasitic infection characterized by the infestation with worms, mainly in the intestine.
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Group 2 innate lymphoid cells (ILC2s) release interleukin-13 (IL-13) during protective immunity to helminth infection and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Quantifying the burden of parasitic diseases in relation to other diseases and injuries requires reliable estimates of prevalence… (More)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
CD4+ type 1 T regulatory (Tr1) cells are induced in the periphery and have a pivotal role in promoting and maintaining tolerance… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Innate immune responses are important in combating various microbes during the early phases of infection. Natural killer (NK… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Worldwide, more than a billion people are infected with helminths. These worm infections generally do not lead to mortality… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
The three main soil-transmitted helminth infections, ascariasis, trichuriasis, and hookworm, are common clinical disorders in man… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Fascioliasis and other food-borne trematodiases are included in the list of important helminthiases with a great impact on human… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Activation of naive CD4+ T-helper cells results in the development of at least two distinct effector populations, Th1 and Th2… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
To determine potential, long-term deficits associated with early childhood diarrhea and parasitic infections, we studied the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Using a clonal culture system, we investigated the hemopoietic effects of purified recombinant IL-5 obtained from conditioned… (More)
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