Vespa affinis

Known as: Apis affinis, common tiger-wasp 
 
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1989-2016
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2016
2016
Vespid venom is composed of many bioactive compounds. The venom of the banded tiger wasp (Vespa affinis, or VA) and the great… (More)
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2016
2016
INTRODUCTION Elevated oxidative stress plays an important role in the pathogenesis of health disorders, like arthritis… (More)
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2014
2014
INTRODUCTION Vespa affinis is a hornet widely distributed in Sri Lanka and it is responsible for the highest number of deaths… (More)
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2013
2013
The Thai banded tiger wasp (Vespa affinis) is one of the most dangerous vespid species in Southeast Asia, and stinging accidents… (More)
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2012
2012
The in vitro activity of mastoparan-AF, an amphipathic antimicrobial peptide isolated from the hornet venom of Vespa affinis… (More)
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2008
2008
Acute renal failure is an unusual complication of wasp stings. We report two cases of renal failure after multiple wasp stings… (More)
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2005
2005
The hornets are a group of venomous stinging insects that at times cause human death. A fatal case of a child stung by the lesser… (More)
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2004
2004
Among insects, only honeybees and bumblebees deposit iron biominerals intracellularly. Although hornet's behaviour is affected by… (More)
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2003
2003
Ceylon Medical Journal The wasp (Vespa affinis) is common and widely distributed in Sri Lanka. Wasp venom is known to contain… (More)
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1989
Review
1989
Although most species of wasps are solitary and no hazard to humans, attacks by colonies of large social wasps of the family… (More)
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