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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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2013
2013
Abstract The effect of three phenols (ellagic, gentisic and gallic acids) from the axlewood tree Anogeissus leiocarpus on… Expand
Highly Cited
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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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Abstract The genus Onchocerca (Nematoda: Filarioidea) consists of parasites of ungulate mammals with the exception of O. volvulus… Expand
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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2001
2001
In the past decades, sporadic cases of ocular Onchocerca infection have been reported in canids in US and Europe. The present… Expand
Highly Cited
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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Review
1999
Review
1999
SUMMARY Onchocerciasis is a major cause of blindness. Although the World Health Organization has been successful in reducing… Expand
1996
1996
A non-gravid female Onchocerca was found in histopathological sections of a biopsy specimen taken from a painful nodule in the… Expand
1986
1986
Adults of Onchocerca volvulus and Onchocerca gibsoni were identically fractionated into a surface-enriched fraction, a phosphate… Expand
1982
1982
Microfilariae of Onchocerca lienalis were obtained from the umbilical skin of naturally infected cattle and were injected into… Expand