Hookworms

Known as: Ancylostomatidae, Hookworm 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2014
2014
The interactions between gastrointestinal parasitic helminths and commensal bacteria are likely to play a pivotal role in the… (More)
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2010
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2010
BACKGROUND Epidemiological studies suggest that hookworm infection protects against asthma, and therefore that hookworm infection… (More)
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2009
2009
Hookworms digest hemoglobin from erythrocytes via a proteolytic cascade that begins with the aspartic protease, APR-1. Ac-APR-1… (More)
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2008
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2008
Human hookworm infection is the leading cause of anemia and undernutrition and the second most important parasitic infection of… (More)
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2005
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2005
Human hookworm infection is a major cause of anemia and malnutrition of adults and children in the developing world. As part of… (More)
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2003
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2003
Infections with endoparasites in dogs and cats have been determined by analysing the results of faecal examinations (Flotation… (More)
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1999
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1999
Intestinal nematode infections are recognized as a major public health problem, and helminth control is currently being directed… (More)
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1999
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1999
The association between helminth infection and cognitive and motor function was investigated in school-age children in Java… (More)
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1997
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1997
Anemia is estimated to affect one-half of school-age children in developing countries. The school years are an opportune time to… (More)
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1996
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1996
Iron deficiency remains the most prevalent form of human malnutrition, and current interventions to control it have not decreased… (More)
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