Leishmania braziliensis

Known as: Leishmania viannia brasilienses, brazilienses, Leishmania viannia, Leishmania brasiliensis 
A parasitic hemoflagellate of the subgenus Leishmania viannia that infects man and animals. It causes cutaneous (LEISHMANIASIS, CUTANEOUS), diffuse… (More)
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1951-2018
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2014
2014
Leishmania braziliensis are intracellular parasites that cause unique clinical forms of cutaneous leishmaniasis. Previous studies… (More)
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2009
2009
We have previously reported that Leishmania braziliensis infection can activate murine dendritic cells (DCs) and upregulate… (More)
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2009
2009
Miltefosine (hexadecylphosphocholine, MLF) is the first oral drug with recognized efficacy against both visceral and cutaneous… (More)
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2008
2008
Leishmania (Viannia) braziliensis is the causative agent of cutaneous and mucosal leishmaniasis in South America, and the latter… (More)
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2007
2007
Cutaneous leishmaniasis is caused by protozoan parasites of the genus Leishmania. The mechanisms of pathogen control have been… (More)
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2004
2004
A PCR-RFLP based method was developed to diagnose and identify the Leishmania species causing American cutaneous leishmaniasis… (More)
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2003
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2003
Numerical zymotaxonomy and variability of the internal transcribed spacers (ITS) between the small and large subunits of the rRNA… (More)
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2003
2003
Evidence of Leishmania infection was found in small mammals captured between 1996 and 2000 in the Amaraji region, Pernambuco… (More)
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2001
2001
We conducted a quasi-experimental study to compare the response to meglumine antimoniate in patients with localized cutaneous… (More)
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1996
1996
Destructive human mucocutaneous leishmaniasis may appear many years after the primary cutaneous infection with Leishmania… (More)
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