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Naegleria fowleri

Known as: Naegleria fowlerus, fowlerus, Naegleria 
A species of parasitic amoeba in the family Vahlkampfiidae. N. fowleri is the only species of Naegleria that infects humans. Infection occurs through… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Naegleria fowleri is a protist pathogen that can cause lethal brain infection. Despite decades of research, the mortality rate… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Naegleria fowleri, a worldwide distributed pathogen, is the causative agent of primary amoebic meningoencephalitis. Because it is… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Naegleria fowleri, a worldwide distributed pathogen, is the causative agent of primary amoebic meningoencephalitis. Because it is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Legionella and Mycobacterium can proliferate within free-living amoebae (FLA) where they are protected from disinfectants at… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
ABSTRACT Infections caused by Naegleria fowleri, Acanthamoeba spp., and Balamuthia mandrillaris occur throughout the world and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The free-living amoeboflagellate and potential human pathogen Naegleria fowleri causes the often fatal disease primary amoebic… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Amebas belonging to the genera Naegleria, Acanthamoeba and Balamuthia are free‐living, amphizoic and opportunistic protozoa that… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
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  • Journal of hygiene, epidemiology, microbiology…
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  • Corpus ID: 45384862
Serum samples of 1,054 inhabitants of Bohemia (Czechoslovakia) were examined by means of indirect haemagglutination test with… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Using electron microscopy we documented some of the intracellular events that occur in Naegleria fowleri suspended in Page amoeba… Expand
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1980
1980
Naegleria fowleri was isolated from water during a hygienic inspection of a swimming pool in December 1977. This swimming pool… Expand
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