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… (More)
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2012
2012
A long, slender filarial nematode was removed from the left anterior chamber of a resident of Oregon after several days of pain… (More)
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2008
2008
Microfilariae of five Onchocerca species, O. dewittei japonica (the causative agent of zoonotic onchocerciasis in Oita, Kyushu… (More)
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2007
2007
Filarial parasites of the genus Onchocerca are found in a broad spectrum of ungulate hosts. One species, O. volvulus, is a human… (More)
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2006
2006
The genus Onchocerca (Nematoda: Filarioidea) consists of parasites of ungulate mammals with the exception of O. volvulus, which… (More)
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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… (More)
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2000
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2000
Filarial nematodes are important and widespread parasites of animals and humans. We have been using the African bovine parasite… (More)
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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… (More)
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1994
1994
Eleven blackfly species were examined in relation to the transmission of bovine onchocerciasis in central Kyushu, Japan. A total… (More)
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1994
1994
Trials were carried out to study the humoral immune response of blackflies to filariae following infection using the… (More)
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1986
1986
Adults of Onchocerca volvulus and Onchocerca gibsoni were identically fractionated into a surface-enriched fraction, a phosphate… (More)
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