Parasites

Known as: Parasite, Parasites., parasitic 
Invertebrate organisms that live on or in another organism (the host), and benefit at the expense of the other. Traditionally excluded from… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
This review provides a comprehensive update of worldwide waterborne parasitic protozoan outbreaks that occurred with reports… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Over the last 6 decades, rodent Plasmodium species have become key model systems for understanding the basic biology of malaria… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Whereas terminological recommendations require authors to use mean intensity or mean abundance to quantify parasites in a sample… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
We consider 27 population and community terms used frequently by parasitologists when describing the ecology of parasites. We… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Most of the 5-methylcytosine in mammalian DNA resides in transposons, which are specialized intragenomic parasites that represent… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
In the face of continuous threats from parasites, hosts have evolved an elaborate series of preventative and controlling measures… (More)
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Review
1996
Review
1996
Several evolutionary processes influence virulence, the amount of damage a parasite causes to its host. For example, parasites… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Wolbachia are cytoplasmically inherited bacteria found in reproductive tissues of many arthropod species. These bacteria are… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Motivated by emerging battery-operated applications that demand intensive computation in portable environments, techniques are… (More)
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
Plasmodium falciparum can now be maintained in continuous culture in human erythrocytes incubated at 38 degrees C in RPMI 1640… (More)
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