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Onchocerca

Known as: Onchocercas 
A genus of parasitic nematodes whose organisms live and breed in skin and subcutaneous tissues. Onchocercal microfilariae may also be found in the… Expand
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2014
2014
The effect of three phenols (ellagic, gentisic and gallic acids) from the axlewood tree Anogeissus leiocarpus on Onchocerca… Expand
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Filarial parasites of the genus Onchocerca are found in a broad spectrum of ungulate hosts. One species, O. volvulus, is a human… Expand
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
The genus Onchocerca (Nematoda: Filarioidea) consists of parasites of ungulate mammals with the exception of O. volvulus, which… Expand
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2003
2003
Several Simulium species were investigated as to their biting habits and natural infections with filarial larvae at Ban Pan Fan… Expand
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Filarial nematodes are important and widespread parasites of animals and humans. We have been using the African bovine parasite… Expand
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1996
1996
A non-gravid female Onchocerca was found in histopathological sections of a biopsy specimen taken from a painful nodule in the… Expand
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1986
1986
Adults of Onchocerca volvulus and Onchocerca gibsoni were identically fractionated into a surface-enriched fraction, a phosphate… Expand
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1984
1984
Surface labeling studies using two populations of Onchocerca gibsoni microfilariae revealed important differences in major… Expand
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1982
1982
Microfilariae of Onchocerca lienalis were obtained from the umbilical skin of naturally infected cattle and were injected into… Expand
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1981
1981
All the natural hosts of Onchocerca parasites are large animals (MULLI-R, 1979) andthere is, therefore an urgent need to develop… Expand
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