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Lucilia sericata

Known as: Phaenicia sericata, green bottle fly, sheep blowfly 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2016
2016
BackgroundDiabetes and its concurrent complications impact a significant proportion of the population of the US and create a… Expand
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2014
2014
Larvae of Lucilia sericata are used for maggot debridement therapy (MDT) because of their ability to remove necrotic tissue and… Expand
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2013
Review
2013
In Europe ≈15,000 patients receive larval therapy for wound treatment annually. Over the past few years, clinical studies have… Expand
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2004
2004
Myiasis, the invasion of live human tissue by larvae of Diptera, is reported in the nasopharynx and a leg wound in two patients… Expand
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Adult muscoid flies collected from three dairies and eight commercial poultry ranches in San Bernardino County were tested for… Expand
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Fly maggots have been known for centuries to help debride and heal wounds. Maggot therapy was first introduced in the… Expand
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Decomposition and insect colonization of rat, Rattus rattus L., carrion on land and in water were compared during summer and… Expand
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1997
1997
We report a case of myiasis caused by Phaenicia sericata during mechanical ventilation. An 86-year-old woman with bronchiectasis… Expand
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Insect larvae found on a corpse can be used for estimating postmortem intervals. Here, we describe a molecular method for rapid… Expand
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1978
1978
Abstract The variation in visual acuity with illumination has been studied by monitoring the extracellular response of direction… Expand
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