Ning Xiao

Summary

Affiliation: Asahikawa Medical College
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dual infection of animal hosts with different Echinococcus species in the eastern Qinghai-Tibet plateau region of China
    Ning Xiao
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Japan
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 75:292-4. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Echinococcus shiquicus, a new species from the Qinghai-Tibet plateau region of China: discovery and epidemiological implications
    Ning Xiao
    Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Sichuan Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Chengdu 610041, Sichuan, China
    Parasitol Int 55:S233-6. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Echinococcus multilocularis: developmental stage-specific expression of Antigen B 8-kDa-subunits
    Wulamu Mamuti
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Japan
    Exp Parasitol 113:75-82. 2006
  4. pmc Specific IgG responses to recombinant antigen B and em18 in cystic and alveolar echinococcosis in china
    Tiaoying Li
    Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Sichuan Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chengdu 610041, Sichuan Province, China
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 17:470-5. 2010
  5. pmc Evaluation of use of recombinant Em18 and affinity-purified Em18 for serological differentiation of alveolar echinococcosis from cystic echinococcosis and other parasitic infections
    Ning Xiao
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Japan and Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:3351-3. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Echinococcus shiquicus n. sp., a taeniid cestode from Tibetan fox and plateau pika in China
    Ning Xiao
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Japan
    Int J Parasitol 35:693-701. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Short report: Identification of Echinococcus species from a yak in the Qinghai-Tibet plateau region of China
    Ning Xiao
    Department of Parasitology and Animal Laboratory for Medical Research, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Japan
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 69:445-6. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Geographic pattern of genetic variation in the fox tapeworm Echinococcus multilocularis
    Minoru Nakao
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Hokkaido 078 8510, Japan
    Parasitol Int 58:384-9. 2009
  9. pmc Genetic polymorphisms of Echinococcus tapeworms in China as determined by mitochondrial and nuclear DNA sequences
    Minoru Nakao
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Hokkaido 078 8510, Japan
    Int J Parasitol 40:379-85. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Towards the international collaboration for detection, surveillance and control of taeniasis/ cysticercosis and echinococcosis in Asia and the Pacific
    Akira Ito
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Japan
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 37:82-90. 2006

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Dual infection of animal hosts with different Echinococcus species in the eastern Qinghai-Tibet plateau region of China
    Ning Xiao
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Japan
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 75:292-4. 2006
    ..shiquicus in the liver. The high susceptibility of some mammalian hosts to the parasites and the high prevalence of the three co-endemic species probably increase the chance of mixed infections in the eastern Tibetan plateau...
  2. ncbi request reprint Echinococcus shiquicus, a new species from the Qinghai-Tibet plateau region of China: discovery and epidemiological implications
    Ning Xiao
    Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Sichuan Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Chengdu 610041, Sichuan, China
    Parasitol Int 55:S233-6. 2006
    ..E. shiquicus has been found at other areas surveyed on the plateau; however, no infections in humans caused by E. shiquicus have been yet identified...
  3. ncbi request reprint Echinococcus multilocularis: developmental stage-specific expression of Antigen B 8-kDa-subunits
    Wulamu Mamuti
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Japan
    Exp Parasitol 113:75-82. 2006
    ..multilocularis vesicles, protoscoleces, and immature adult worms. Possible functions of different expression manners are also discussed...
  4. pmc Specific IgG responses to recombinant antigen B and em18 in cystic and alveolar echinococcosis in china
    Tiaoying Li
    Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Sichuan Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chengdu 610041, Sichuan Province, China
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 17:470-5. 2010
    ..4% in cases with alveolar lesions containing central necrosis and 66.7% in patients with early alveolar lesions that measured </=5 cm...
  5. pmc Evaluation of use of recombinant Em18 and affinity-purified Em18 for serological differentiation of alveolar echinococcosis from cystic echinococcosis and other parasitic infections
    Ning Xiao
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Japan and Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:3351-3. 2003
    ..The results indicate that rEm18 is highly useful for serodiagnosis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Echinococcus shiquicus n. sp., a taeniid cestode from Tibetan fox and plateau pika in China
    Ning Xiao
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Japan
    Int J Parasitol 35:693-701. 2005
    ..Hydatid cysts of E. shiquicus found in the livers from the pikas were essentially unilocular but an oligovesicular cyst was also found. The data of mitochondrial and nuclear DNA sequences proved E. shiquicus to be a valid taxon...
  7. ncbi request reprint Short report: Identification of Echinococcus species from a yak in the Qinghai-Tibet plateau region of China
    Ning Xiao
    Department of Parasitology and Animal Laboratory for Medical Research, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Japan
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 69:445-6. 2003
    ..Nucleotide sequences of the cytochrome c oxidase subunit 1 (cox1) and cytochrome b (cytb) genes amplified from the echinococcal lesion demonstrated that the yak was infected with the E. granulosus G1 genotype (sheep strain)...
  8. doi request reprint Geographic pattern of genetic variation in the fox tapeworm Echinococcus multilocularis
    Minoru Nakao
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Hokkaido 078 8510, Japan
    Parasitol Int 58:384-9. 2009
    ..The nuclear DNA sequence for the immunodominant B cell epitope region of ezrin/radixin/moesin-like protein (elp) was extremely conservative, indicating that the elp antigen is available for immunodiagnosis in any endemic areas...
  9. pmc Genetic polymorphisms of Echinococcus tapeworms in China as determined by mitochondrial and nuclear DNA sequences
    Minoru Nakao
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Hokkaido 078 8510, Japan
    Int J Parasitol 40:379-85. 2010
    ..shiquicus was segregated into the Tibetan Plateau by colonising alpine mammals and its mitochondrial locus has evolved without bottleneck effects...
  10. ncbi request reprint Towards the international collaboration for detection, surveillance and control of taeniasis/ cysticercosis and echinococcosis in Asia and the Pacific
    Akira Ito
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Japan
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 37:82-90. 2006
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  11. pmc Molecular cloning, expression, and serological evaluation of an 8-kilodalton subunit of antigen B from Echinococcus multilocularis
    Wulamu Mamuti
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Japan
    J Clin Microbiol 42:1082-8. 2004
    ..There was no cross-reaction with sera from patients with cysticercosis, which often cross-react when native antigens are used for serodiagnosis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of severe combined immunodeficiency (scid) and inbred mice for studies of cysticercosis and echinococcosis
    Kazuhiro Nakaya
    Animal Laboratory for Medical Research, Asahikawa Medical College, Hokkaido, Japan
    Parasitol Int 55:S91-7. 2006
    ..The advantages of a mouse model for Echinococcus granulosus are also described...
  13. ncbi request reprint The Tibetan hare Lepus oiostolus: a novel intermediate host for Echinococcus multilocularis
    Ning Xiao
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Midorigaoka Higashi 2 1, 078 8510 Asahikawa, Japan
    Parasitol Res 92:352-3. 2004
    ..This is the first confirmation of larval E. multilocularis from hares. The hydatids contained protoscolices, suggesting that the hare may contribute to the transmission of E. multilocularis on the Tibetan plateau...
  14. ncbi request reprint Echinococcosis and cysticercosis in Asia: evaluation of the modern technology for epidemiological study
    Akira Ito
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Japan
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 34:103-7. 2003
    ..In the present review, we introduce such technologies applied in Japan, China and Indonesia, and point out the problems that need to be solved for control of these three zoonotic cestodiases...
  15. ncbi request reprint A modified coproantigen test used for surveillance of Echinococcus spp. in Tibetan dogs
    Yan Huang
    Institute of Parasitic Disease Control of Sichuan Provincial CDC, No 6 Middle School Road, Chengdu City, PC 610041, Sichuan, China
    Vet Parasitol 149:229-38. 2007
    ..This coproantigen technique is now being used as part of the Chinese National Hydatid Disease Control Program, initially in 10 counties in Sichuan Province...
  16. ncbi request reprint Recent advances in characterization of Echinococcus antigen B
    Wulamu Mamuti
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Japan
    Parasitol Int 55:S57-62. 2006
    ..This review focuses on recent advances in molecular biological and immunological characterization of AgB from both of E. granulosus and E. multilocularis...
  17. doi request reprint A loop-mediated isothermal amplification method for a differential identification of Taenia tapeworms from human: application to a field survey
    Agathe Nkouawa
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical University, Midorigaoka Higashi 2 1 1 1, Asahikawa, 078 8510, Hokkaido, Japan
    Parasitol Int 61:723-5. 2012
    ..These results demonstrated that the LAMP method enabled rapid identification of parasites in the field surveys, which suggested that this method would contribute to the control of Taenia infections in endemic areas...
  18. doi request reprint An agent-based model for control strategies of Echinococcus granulosus
    Liang Huang
    West China School of Public Health SiChuan University, No 17, Section 3, Renmin South Road, Chengdu, PC 610044, Sichuan, China
    Vet Parasitol 179:84-91. 2011
    ..The model also indicated that transmission would recover soon after the chosen control strategy was stopped, indicating the need to move from a successful attack phase to a sustainable consolidation phase...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Assessment of health education against echinococcosis in Tibetan region of Sichuan Province, China]
    Ning Xiao
    Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Sichuan Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Chengdu 610041, China
    Zhongguo Ji Sheng Chong Xue Yu Ji Sheng Chong Bing Za Zhi 30:6-11. 2012
    ..To find an effective strategy of implementing health education in Tibetan Regions so as to make echinococcosis control sustainable at a large scale...
  20. pmc Evaluation of an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) with affinity-purified Em18 and an ELISA with recombinant Em18 for differential diagnosis of alveolar echinococcosis: results of a blind test
    Akira Ito
    Department of Parasitology Animal Laboratory for Medical Research, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Japan
    J Clin Microbiol 40:4161-5. 2002
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  21. pmc Polymorphic microsatellites in the human bloodfluke, Schistosoma japonicum, identified using a genomic resource
    Ning Xiao
    Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Sichuan Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Chengdu, Sichuan 610041, PR China
    Parasit Vectors 4:13. 2011
    ..Numbers of alleles ranged from 6 to 14 and observed heterozygosity was always >0.6. The loci reported here will facilitate high resolution population-genetic studies on schistosomes in re-emergent foci...
  22. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of three PCR assays for the identification of the sheep strain (genotype 1) of Echinococcus granulosus in canid feces and parasite tissues
    Belgees S Boufana
    Biomedical Sciences Research Institute, University of Salford, United Kingdom
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 78:777-83. 2008
    ..Improvement of PCR tests for Echinococcus species and subspecific variants should rely on the use of less-conserved genes and development of protocols that improve the quality and quantity of DNA extracted from feces...
  23. pmc Species identification of human echinococcosis using histopathology and genotyping in northwestern China
    Tiaoying Li
    Sichuan Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chengdu, Sichuan Province, PR China
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 102:585-90. 2008
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  24. ncbi request reprint Short report: Echinococcus multilocularis confirmed on Kunashiri Island, 15 kilometers from the eastern part of Hokkaido, Japan
    Masao Satoh
    Department of Allergy and Immunology, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 72:284-8. 2005
    ..These results suggest that E. multilocularis may have been introduced to Hokkaido from Kunashiri Island during or after 1965...