Mansonella

Known as: Mansonellas, Tetrapetalonema, Tetrapetalonemas 
A genus of parasitic nematodes whose organisms are distributed in Central and South America. Characteristics include a smooth cuticle and an enlarged… (More)
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2010
2010
We present filaria-nested polymerase chain reaction (PCR), which is based on amplification of first internal transcribed spacer… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND Mansonella perstans infection is common in areas of Africa where Wuchereria bancrofti, a causative agent of lymphatic… (More)
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2008
2008
Wolbachiae are bacterial endosymbionts of insects and many filarial nematodes whose products trigger inflammation in filarial… (More)
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2006
2006
Mansonella perstans is rarely pathogenic. The rare reports of symptomatic cases, however, include severe complications. Three… (More)
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2005
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2005
Current phylogenies of the intracellular bacteria belonging to the genus Wolbachia identify six major clades (A-F), termed… (More)
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2001
2001
Mansonella ozzardi, a filarial parasite of humans in Latin America, has been shown to harbour intracellular bacteria not yet… (More)
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2001
2001
The internal transcribed spacer region (ITS1, 5.8S gene and ITS2) of the two filarial nematodes Onchocerca volvulus and… (More)
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1989
1989
1934 Bantus and 379 Pygmies were investigated for Loa loa and Mansonella perstans filariasis in 7 villages in the Chaillu forest… (More)
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1984
1984
Mansonella has been established as a valid genus, and Tetrapetalonema synonymized with it. Comparative morphological studies have… (More)
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1982
1982
Mansonella ozzardi is redescribed from adult worms collected from the subcutaneous tissues of patas monkeys (Erythrocebus patas… (More)
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