Taenia solium

Known as: Tapeworm, Pork, tapeworm pork, soliums, Taenia 
A species of parasitic cestodes in the genus Taenia that is acquired through the ingestion of infected porcine tissue. Humans are the definitive host… (More)
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2007
2007
We estimated the Taenia solium swine cysticercosis risk gradient surrounding tapeworm carriers in seven rural communities in Peru… (More)
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2006
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2006
Cysticercosis is emerging as a serious public health and agricultural problem in many poorer countries of Latin America, Africa… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVES To provide a comprehensive estimate of the societal costs of Taenia solium cysticercosis for the Eastern Cape Province… (More)
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2006
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2006
We have constituted a consortium of key laboratories at the National Autonomous University of Mexico to carry out a genomic… (More)
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2003
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2003
Several reports of patients with cysticercosis from many countries in Asia such as India, China, Indonesia, Thailand, Korea… (More)
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2002
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2002
Genetic polymorphism was determined among 13 isolates of Taenia solium from various regions using PCR-amplified sequences of 2… (More)
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2001
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2001
Neurocysticercosis is the most common helminthic infection of the CNS but its diagnosis remains difficult. Clinical… (More)
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2000
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2000
The larval stage of the pork tapeworm (Taenia solium) infects the human nervous system, causing neurocysticercosis. This disease… (More)
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1999
1999
We developed a serologic assay to identify adult Taenia solium tapeworm carriers using excretory/secretory (TSES) antigens… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
An enzyme-linked immunoelectrotransfer blot (EITB) assay was developed for immunodiagnosing human cysticercosis. The assay uses… (More)
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