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Helminths

Known as: Worms, Parasitic, parasite worms, worm parasitic 
A non-taxonomic group of parasitic worms. The term may be used to describe flatworms (Platyhelminthes), namely cestodes (tapeworms) and trematodes… Expand
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2018
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2018
Type 2 immunity is characterized by the production of IL-4, IL-5, IL-9 and IL-13, and this immune response is commonly observed… Expand
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2017
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2017
Intestinal epithelial cells absorb nutrients, respond to microbes, function as a barrier and help to coordinate immune responses… Expand
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2017
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2017
BACKGROUND Sanitation aims to sequester human feces and prevent exposure to fecal pathogens. More than 2.4 billion people… Expand
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2017
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2017
The global impact of childhood malnutrition is staggering. The synergism between malnutrition and infection contributes… Expand
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2017
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2017
Eosinophils are a prominent cell type in particular host responses such as the response to helminth infection and allergic… Expand
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2016
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2016
  • Rick M. Maizels
  • Clinical microbiology and infection : the…
  • 2016
  • Corpus ID: 13116301
The profile of global health today presents a striking reciprocal distribution between parasitic diseases in many of the world's… Expand
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2008
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2008
Helminths are parasitic worms. They are the most common infectious agents of humans in developing countries and produce a global… Expand
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2006
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2006
The three main soil-transmitted helminth infections, ascariasis, trichuriasis, and hookworm, are common clinical disorders in man… Expand
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2003
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2003
Immunology was founded by studying the body's response to infectious microorganisms, and yet microbial prokaryotes only tell half… Expand
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2003
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2003
Public health workers and parasitologists have long been interested in estimating numbers infected with particular parasite… Expand
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