Leishmania chagasi

Known as: Leishmania chagasi subsp. chagasi, Leishmania chagasi chagasi, infantum chagasi, Leishmania 
A species of parasitic trypanosomatid protozoa in the family Trypanosomatidae. L. infantum is the causative agent of infantile visceral leishmaniasis… (More)
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2017
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2017
BACKGROUND Cutaneous leishmaniasis, caused by a parasitic infection, is considered one of the most serious skin diseases in many… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Leishmaniasis is a geographically widespread severe disease, with an increasing incidence of two million cases per year and 350… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Canine visceral leishmaniasis (CVL) is a zoonosis and a chronic systemic disease of the dog caused by a protozoan by the species… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
In Brazil, programs based on elimination of infected dogs have not curtailed the spread of visceral leishmaniasis (VL… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Antibody responses to salivary gland sonicate (SGS) from Lutzomyia longipalpis were investigated using serum samples from… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Leishmania chagasi, the cause of South American visceral leishmaniasis, must survive antimicrobial responses of host macrophages… (More)
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2000
2000
Leishmania sp. protozoa are introduced into a mammalian skin by a sandfly vector, whereupon they encounter increased temperature… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
The Leishmania donovani complex is considered to be composed of 3 species; L. donovani, L. infantum and L. chagasi, although this… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
We report the cloning of a Leishmania chagasi antigen gene and an evaluation of leishmaniasis patient antibody responses to the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The study attempted to identify immunologic markers for progression of Leishmania donovani chagasi infection to disease in… (More)
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