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  1. ncbi The prevalence of intestinal parasites in dogs from Prague, rural areas, and shelters of the Czech Republic
    S Dubná
    Department of Zoology and Fisheries, Faculty of Agrobiology, Food and Natural Resources, Czech University of Agriculture in Prague, Kamycka 957, 165 21 Prague 6, Suchdol, Czech Republic
    Vet Parasitol 145:120-8. 2007
  2. ncbi Prevalence of endoparasitic infection in children and its relation with cholera prevention efforts in Mexico
    Charles T Faulkner
    University of Tennessee, Department of Comparative Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee 37796 4543, United States of America
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 14:31-41. 2003
  3. ncbi [Prevalence of intestinal canine and feline parasites in Saitama Prefecture, Japan]
    Norishige Yamamoto
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Saitama Institute of Public Health
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 83:223-8. 2009
  4. ncbi Nematode infections of the eye: toxocariasis and diffuse unilateral subacute neuroretinitis
    N A Sabrosa
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of São Paulo FMUSP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 12:450-4. 2001
  5. pmc The complete mitochondrial genomes for three Toxocara species of human and animal health significance
    Ming wei Li
    Laboratory of Parasitology, College of Veterinary Medicine, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province 510642, PROC
    BMC Genomics 9:224. 2008
  6. ncbi Albendazole: a review of anthelmintic efficacy and safety in humans
    J Horton
    Therapeutics Tropical Medicine, SmithKline Beecham International, Brentford, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    Parasitology 121:S113-32. 2000
  7. ncbi Structure and organization of the mitochondrial genome of the canine heartworm, Dirofilaria immitis
    M Hu
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Parasitology 127:37-51. 2003
  8. ncbi Tribendimidine: a promising, safe and broad-spectrum anthelmintic agent from China
    Shu Hua Xiao
    National Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Chinese Center for Diseases Control and Prevention, Shanghai, China
    Acta Trop 94:1-14. 2005
  9. ncbi Hematology, parasitology, and serology of free-ranging coyotes (Canis latrans) from South Carolina
    Debra Lee Miller
    The University of Georgia, College of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Diagnostic and Investigational Laboratory, Tifton, GA 31793, USA
    J Wildl Dis 45:863-9. 2009
  10. ncbi [Current prevalence of toxocariasis and other intestinal parasitoses among dogs in Bratislava]
    A Totkova
    Parazitologický ustav LF UK Bratislava
    Epidemiol Mikrobiol Imunol 55:17-22. 2006

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  1. ncbi The prevalence of intestinal parasites in dogs from Prague, rural areas, and shelters of the Czech Republic
    S Dubná
    Department of Zoology and Fisheries, Faculty of Agrobiology, Food and Natural Resources, Czech University of Agriculture in Prague, Kamycka 957, 165 21 Prague 6, Suchdol, Czech Republic
    Vet Parasitol 145:120-8. 2007
    ..9%), Dipylidium sp. (0.7%), Sarcocystis spp. (0.6%), Capillaria spp. (0.6%), Neospora/Hammondia spp. (0.5%), Ancylostoma sp. (0.4%), Uncinaria sp. (0.4%), and Spirocerca sp. (0.2%)...
  2. ncbi Prevalence of endoparasitic infection in children and its relation with cholera prevention efforts in Mexico
    Charles T Faulkner
    University of Tennessee, Department of Comparative Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee 37796 4543, United States of America
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 14:31-41. 2003
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  3. ncbi [Prevalence of intestinal canine and feline parasites in Saitama Prefecture, Japan]
    Norishige Yamamoto
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Saitama Institute of Public Health
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 83:223-8. 2009
    ..Trichuris vulpis was the most prevalent canine parasite species (22.3%), followed by Toxocara canis (12.5%), Ancylostoma caninum (10.4%), Isospora ohioensis (2.1%), Spirometra erinaceieuropaei (1.0%), Crypstosporidium sp. (0...
  4. ncbi Nematode infections of the eye: toxocariasis and diffuse unilateral subacute neuroretinitis
    N A Sabrosa
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of São Paulo FMUSP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 12:450-4. 2001
    ..The parasites Toxocara canis, Onchocerca volvulus, Taenia solium, Ancylostoma caninum, and Cysticercus celulosae all have been responsible for blinding ocular infections. The nematodes T...
  5. pmc The complete mitochondrial genomes for three Toxocara species of human and animal health significance
    Ming wei Li
    Laboratory of Parasitology, College of Veterinary Medicine, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province 510642, PROC
    BMC Genomics 9:224. 2008
    ..Although they are of importance in human and animal health, no information on the mt genomes for any of Toxocara species is available...
  6. ncbi Albendazole: a review of anthelmintic efficacy and safety in humans
    J Horton
    Therapeutics Tropical Medicine, SmithKline Beecham International, Brentford, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    Parasitology 121:S113-32. 2000
    ..March 1998 both for the recommended single dose of 400 mg for hookworm (separately for Necator americanus and Ancylostoma duodenale when possible), Ascaris lumbricoides, Trichuris trichiura, and Enterobius vermicularis and, in ..
  7. ncbi Structure and organization of the mitochondrial genome of the canine heartworm, Dirofilaria immitis
    M Hu
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Parasitology 127:37-51. 2003
    ..immitis and those of Caenorhabditis elegans, Ascaris suum and the 2 human hookworms, Ancylostoma duodenale and Necator americanus. For D...
  8. ncbi Tribendimidine: a promising, safe and broad-spectrum anthelmintic agent from China
    Shu Hua Xiao
    National Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Chinese Center for Diseases Control and Prevention, Shanghai, China
    Acta Trop 94:1-14. 2005
    ..showed high efficacy against Nippostrongylus braziliensis in rats, Necator americanus in hamsters, Ancylostoma caninum and Toxocara canis in dogs, and Syphacia mesocriceti in mice...
  9. ncbi Hematology, parasitology, and serology of free-ranging coyotes (Canis latrans) from South Carolina
    Debra Lee Miller
    The University of Georgia, College of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Diagnostic and Investigational Laboratory, Tifton, GA 31793, USA
    J Wildl Dis 45:863-9. 2009
    ..Parvovirus was identified by electron microscopy from the feces of one adult. Ancylostoma spp., Trichuris spp., and Isospora spp. were observed in fecal samples...
  10. ncbi [Current prevalence of toxocariasis and other intestinal parasitoses among dogs in Bratislava]
    A Totkova
    Parazitologický ustav LF UK Bratislava
    Epidemiol Mikrobiol Imunol 55:17-22. 2006
    ..7%) and 2 (0.4%) samples, respectively. Taenia sp., Dipilidium caninum, Ancylostoma sp., Capillaria sp., Trichuris vulpis and Strongyloides sp. were also among intestinal worms detected...
  11. doi [Immune, inflammatory, and nutritional protein profile in children with iron deficiency in Côte d'Ivoire]
    Houphouët Félix Yapi
    Laboratoire de pharmacodynamie biochimique, UFR Biosciences, Université de Cocody Abidjan, Abidjan 22, Cote d Ivoire
    Sante 19:25-8. 2009
    ..in particular, Plasmodium falciparum, Giardia intestinalis, Trichomonas intestinalis, Ascaris lumbricoides, and Ancylostoma. Inflammatory, immune and nutritional proteins were measured by radial immunodiffusion (Mancini's method)...
  12. ncbi Gastrointestinal helminths of free-ranging Florida panthers (Puma concolor coryi) and the efficacy of the current anthelmintic treatment protocol
    Garry W Foster
    Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida, P O Box 110880, Gainesville, Florida 32611 0880, USA
    J Wildl Dis 42:402-6. 2006
    ..helminths were Alaria marcianae (LaRue, 1917) (100%), Spirometra mansonoides (Mueller, 1935) (91%), and Ancylostoma pluridentatum (Alessandrini, 1905) (89%)...
  13. ncbi Effect of short-term coyote removal on populations of coyote helminths
    Scott E Henke
    MSC 218, Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute, Texas A and M University Kingsville, Kingsville, Texas 78363 8202, USA
    J Wildl Dis 38:54-67. 2002
    ..14 +/- 0.01 coyotes/km2. Twelve helminth species consisting of seven nematodes (Ancylostoma caninum, Physaloptera rara, Toxascaris leonina, Dirofilaria immitis, Spirocerca lupi, Oslerus osleri, and ..
  14. pmc Infection status with helminthes in feral cats purchased from a market in Busan, Republic of Korea
    Woon Mok Sohn
    Department of Parasitology and Institute of Health Sciences, Gyeongsang National University College of Medicine, Jinju 660 751, Korea
    Korean J Parasitol 43:93-100. 2005
    ..Among these were a host of nematodes, including toxocarids, Ancylostoma sp...
  15. doi Prevalence of dog intestinal parasites and risk perception of zoonotic infection by dog owners in São Paulo State, Brazil
    S Katagiri
    Faculdade de Medicina Veterinaria e Zootecnia, Departamento de Parasitologia, Instituto de Biociencias, Universidade Estadual Paulista UNESP, Botucatu, SP, Brazil
    Zoonoses Public Health 55:406-13. 2008
    ..5%), three (3.2%) or four (1.2%). The following parasites and their respective frequencies were detected: Ancylostoma (37.8%), Giardia (16.9%), Toxocara canis (8.7%), Trichuris vulpis (7.1%), Dipylidium caninum (2...
  16. ncbi The mitochondrial genomes of the human hookworms, Ancylostoma duodenale and Necator americanus (Nematoda: Secernentea)
    Min Hu
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Victoria 3030, Werribee, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 32:145-58. 2002
    The complete mitochondrial genome sequences were determined for two species of human hookworms, Ancylostoma duodenale (13,721 bp) and Necator americanus (13,604 bp)...
  17. ncbi Comparison of the efficacies of three heartworm preventives against experimentally induced infections with Ancylostoma caninum and Toxocara canis in pups
    C R Reinemeyer
    Department of Environmental Practice, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tennessee, Knoxville 37996 4500, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 206:1710-5. 1995
    ..Each pup was inoculated PO with approximately 100 infective Ancylostoma caninum larvae and 100 larvated Toxocara canis eggs on day 0, and repeatedly at 7-day intervals thereafter ..
  18. doi Prevalence of endoparasites in household cat (Felis catus) populations from Transylvania (Romania) and association with risk factors
    Viorica Mircean
    University of Agricultural Science and Veterinary Medicine, Parasitology and Parasitic Diseases Department, 3 5 Mănăştur Street, Cod 400372, Cluj Napoca, Romania
    Vet Parasitol 171:163-6. 2010
    ..6% cats. The detected parasites were Toxocara cati (20.3%), Ancylostoma spp. (10.1%), Isospora rivolta (8.9%), Isospora felis (5.3%), Aelurostrongylus abstrusus (5...
  19. ncbi Failure of pyrantel in treatment of human hookworm infections (Ancylostoma duodenale) in the Kimberley region of north west Australia
    J A Reynoldson
    World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for the Molecular Epidemiology of Parasitic Infections, Murdoch University, Western Australia
    Acta Trop 68:301-12. 1997
    ..8%, Entamoeba coli--40.7%) and five gastrointestinal helminths (Hymenolepis nana--54.6%, Hookworm [Ancylostoma duodenale]--30.6%, Enterobius vermicularis--6.5%, Trichuris trichiura--2.8%, Strongyloides stercoralis 1...
  20. ncbi Prevalence of parasites in soil and dog feces according to diagnostic tests
    Arisa Mandarino-Pereira
    Curso de Pós Graduação em Ciências Veterinárias, Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro, Departamento de Parasitologia Animal, BR 465, Km 7, Seropedica, RJ, CEP 23 890 000, Brazil
    Vet Parasitol 170:176-81. 2010
    ..Seven squares were found to be contaminated, and the most prevalent parasites were Ancylostoma spp. (13.6%) and Toxocara spp. (4.0%). The Dunsmore et al. technique and the adaptation of the Rugai et al...
  21. ncbi A study on intestinal helminthes of dogs, foxes and jackals in the western part of Iran
    A Dalimi
    Department of Parasitology, Medical Sciences Faculty, Tarbiat Modarres University, P O BOX 14115 111, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Vet Parasitol 142:129-33. 2006
    ..02%), Toxascaris leonina (32.53%), Ancylostoma caninum (3.61%), Oxynema sp. (1.35%), Rictularia affinis (12.05%), Taenia hydatigena (53.01%), Taenia ovis (7...
  22. ncbi Field evaluation of the efficacy and safety of emodepside plus praziquantel tablets (Profender tablets for dogs) against naturally acquired nematode and cestode infections in dogs
    Gertraut Altreuther
    Bayer Animal Health GmbH, Leverkusen, Germany
    Parasitol Res 105:S23-9. 2009
    ..parasite species were identified: Trichuris vulpis, Toxocara canis, Toxascaris leonina, Uncinaria stenocephala, Ancylostoma caninum, Dipylidium caninum, Taeniidae and Mesocestoides spp...
  23. ncbi Necatoriasis: treatment and developmental therapeutics
    V S Georgiev
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, 7600 B Rockledge Drive, Room 2102, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 9:1065-78. 2000
    Two hookworm parasites, Necator americanus and Ancylostoma duodenale, infect approximately one billion people worldwide...
  24. ncbi Synthesis of 2,5-disubstituted benzimidazoles, 1,3,4-thiadiazoles and 3,5-diiodosalicylanilides as structural congeners of rafoxanide and closantel
    R P Srivastava
    Medicinal Chemistry Division, Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow, India
    Pharmazie 45:34-7. 1990
    ..All the compounds have been tested for their anthelmintic activity against Ancylostoma ceylanicum, Nippostrongylus brasiliensis, Hymenolepis nana and Cysticecus fasciolaris in rodents...
  25. pmc A novel small heat shock protein 12.6 (HSP12.6) from Brugia malayi functions as a human IL-10 receptor binding protein
    Munirathinam Gnanasekar
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Illinois, College of Medicine, Rockford, IL 61107, USA
    Mol Biochem Parasitol 159:98-103. 2008
    ..malayi HSP12.6 (BmHSP12.6) and has orthologues in several gastrointestinal nematode genome (Ancylostoma caninum, Ascaris lumbricoides and Ascaris suum) but the gene or gene product has not been studied further in ..
  26. ncbi Epidemiology of human hookworm infections among adult villagers in Hejiang and Santai Counties, Sichuan Province, China
    L Changhua
    Sichuan Institute of Parasitic Diseases, PR China
    Acta Trop 73:243-9. 1999
    ..The majority of these individuals harbored mixed infection with Necator americanus and Ancylostoma duodenale, although the former predominated when adult hookworms were collected from 30 village residents ..
  27. doi Gastrointestinal and ectoparasites from urban stray dogs in Fortaleza (Brazil): high infection risk for humans?
    Sven Klimpel
    Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre BiK F, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Georg Voigt Str 14 16, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Parasitol Res 107:713-9. 2010
    ..In the intestinal content, 3,162 specimens of four helminth species were found: Ancylostoma caninum (prevalence, 95.7%), Dipylidium caninum (45.7%), Toxocara canis (8.7%) and Trichuris vulpis (4.3%)...
  28. ncbi Necator americanus secretory acetylcholinesterase and its purification from excretory-secretory products by affinity chromatography
    D I Pritchard
    Department of Zoology, University Park, Nottingham
    Parasite Immunol 13:187-99. 1991
    ..1 x 10(-8) M). Ancylostoma ceylanicum, another hookworm species, failed to produce comparable amounts of AChE in culture...
  29. ncbi [Toxocara spp. and other helminths in squares and parks of Ciudad Bolívar, Bolivar State (Venezuela)]
    Rodolfo Devera
    Grupo de Parasitosis Intestinal, Departamento de Parasitologia y Microbiologia, Escuela de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad de Oriente, Ciudad Bolivar, Estado Bolivar, Venezuela
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 26:23-6. 2008
    ..Ciudad Bolívar (Bolivar State, Venezuela) is a city with a large dog population. This fact has led to an effort to determine of prevalence of eggs from Toxocara spp. and other helminths in public squares and parks in this city...
  30. pmc Controlling soil-transmitted helminthiasis in pre-school-age children through preventive chemotherapy
    Marco Albonico
    Ivo de Carneri Foundation IdCF, Milano, Italy
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2:e126. 2008
    ..with soil-transmitted helminths (STHs): Ascaris lumbricoides (roundworm), Trichuris trichiura (whipworm), and Ancylostoma duodenale/Necator americanus (hookworms)...
  31. pmc Prevalence of Giardia intestinalis and other zoonotic intestinal parasites in private household dogs of the Hachinohe area in Aomori prefecture, Japan in 1997, 2002 and 2007
    Naoyuki Itoh
    1st Department of Small Animal Internal Medicine, School of Veterinary Medicine, Kitasato University 23 35 1 Higashi, Towada, Aomori 034 8628, Japan
    J Vet Sci 10:305-8. 2009
    ..All intestinal parasites detected in the present study (Giardia intestinalis, Isospora spp., Toxocara canis, Ancylostoma caninum, Trichuris vulpis and Strongyloides stercoralis) showed no changes in prevalence over the past 10 years ..
  32. pmc The mitochondrial genomes of Ancylostoma caninum and Bunostomum phlebotomum--two hookworms of animal health and zoonotic importance
    Aaron R Jex
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    BMC Genomics 10:79. 2009
    ..Mitochondrial (mt) genes are known to provide useful population markers for hookworms, but mt genome sequence data are scant...
  33. ncbi Arsenic-contaminated water and extent of acute childhood malnutrition (wasting) in rural Bangladesh
    Keiko Minamoto
    Department of Preventive and Environmental Medicine, Graduate School of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kumamoto University, 1 1 1 Honjo, Kumamoto 860 8556, Japan
    Environ Sci 12:283-92. 2005
    ..and intensity of infection of three geo-helminths [Ascaris lumbricoides, Trichuris trichiura and hookworm (Ancylostoma duodenale or Necator americanus)] were determined...
  34. ncbi Parasites of stray dogs in the Rabat region, Morocco
    V S Pandey
    , Rabat Institut, Morocco
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 81:53-5. 1987
    ..pisiformis each 12.3%, Dipetalonema dracunculoides 10.5%, Ancylostoma caninum 17.5% Echinococcus granulosus 22.8%, Toxascaris leonina 33.3%, Dipylidium caninum 40...
  35. ncbi [Effect of albendazole and pyrantel in treating intestinal helminthiasis and controlling the recurrence of hookworm infections]
    X R Zhang
    Institute of Antiparasitic Diseases, Sichuan Academy of Medical Sciences, Chengdu
    Zhongguo Ji Sheng Chong Xue Yu Ji Sheng Chong Bing Za Zhi 8:96-9. 1990
    ..The predominant species of hookworm infections was Necator americanus before the treatment and Ancylostoma duodenale after the treatment. It was demonstrated that the recurrence of hookworm infection resulted from A...
  36. ncbi Antibodies to selected canine pathogens and infestation with intestinal helminths in golden jackals (Canis aureus) in Israel
    M Shamir
    Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, P O Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Vet J 162:66-72. 2001
    ..3% (25/46), 52.2% (24/46), and 6.5% (3/46) respectively. Faecal flotation tests revealed a high prevalence of Ancylostoma caninum (13/17, 76%) and a low prevalence of Dipilidium caninum infestation...
  37. ncbi An investigation of hookworm infection and reinfection following mass anthelmintic treatment in the south Indian fishing community of Vairavankuppam
    M R Haswell-Elkins
    Department of Pure and Applied Biology, Imperial College, University of London
    Parasitology 96:565-77. 1988
    ..The hookworm population consisted of predominantly Necator americanus, and less than 10% of Ancylostoma duodenale...
  38. ncbi Faecal helminth egg and oocyst counts of a small population of African lions (Panthera leo) in the southwestern Kalahari, Namibia
    Y Smith
    Department of Zoology and Entomology, University of the Free State, P O Box 339 Bloemfontein, 9300 South Africa
    Onderstepoort J Vet Res 73:71-5. 2006
    ..A flotation technique was employed for the diagnosis of parasites. Three nematodes, Ancylostoma braziliense, Gnathostoma spinigerum and Uncinaria stenocephala and two coccidians, Toxoplasma gondii and ..
  39. doi Intestinal parasites of dogs on the Galapagos Islands
    E N Gingrich
    Colorado State University, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Fort Collins, CO, USA
    Vet Parasitol 169:404-7. 2010
    ..DNA and Giardia spp. DNA was performed on all positive samples to provide the infecting genotypes. Ancylostoma caninum (57.7%) and Toxocara canis (16.5%) were most commonly detected, followed by Giardia spp. (5...
  40. ncbi Epidemiological study of non-systemic parasitism in dogs in southeast Mediterranean Spain assessed by coprological and post-mortem examination
    C Martínez-Carrasco
    Parasitología y Enfermedades de Parasitarias, Departamento de Sanidad Animal, Facultad de Veterinaria, Universidad de Murcia, 30100 Campus de Espinardo, Murcia, Spain
    Zoonoses Public Health 54:195-203. 2007
    ..This suggests that the dominant species was Uncinaria spp. and not the more zoonotically important Ancylostoma spp...
  41. ncbi Ecological analyses of the intestinal helminth communities of the wolf, Canis lupus, in Spain
    Juan Matías Segovia
    Laboratori de Parasitologia, Departament de Microbiologia i Parasitologia Sanitaries, Facultat de Farmacia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avda Joan XVIII s n, E 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Folia Parasitol (Praha) 50:231-6. 2003
    ..aff. litteratus, Toxocara canis (Werner, 1782), Toxascaris leonina (von Linstow, 1902), Ancylostoma caninum (Ercolani, 1859) and Trichuris vulpis (Froelich, 1789), behave as satellite species...
  42. pmc Parasites of importance for human health in Nigerian dogs: high prevalence and limited knowledge of pet owners
    Uade Samuel Ugbomoiko
    Department of Zoology, University of Ilorin, Nigeria
    BMC Vet Res 4:49. 2008
    ..Dogs are the most common pet animals worldwide. They may harbour a wide range of parasites with zoonotic potential, thus causing a health risk to humans. In Nigeria, epidemiological knowledge on these parasites is limited...
  43. ncbi Parasites in patients with malabsorption syndrome: a clinical study in children and adults
    Bijayini Behera
    Department of Microbiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 110029, India
    Dig Dis Sci 53:672-9. 2008
    ..Intestinal parasites not only cause diarrheal diseases but also significant malabsorption. Literature on the role of parasites, such as intestinal coccidia and microsporidia in malabsorption syndrome is limited...
  44. pmc Differential diagnosis of Trichostrongylus and hookworm eggs via PCR using ITS-1 sequence
    Tai Soon Yong
    Department of Parasitology and Institute of Tropical Medicine, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul 120 752, Korea
    Korean J Parasitol 45:69-74. 2007
    ..reported so far. Then, this sequence was compared with those of human hookworm species, Ancylostoma duodenale and Necator americanus, and species-specific oligonucleotide primers were designed...
  45. ncbi Characterization of beta-tubulin genes in hookworms and investigation of resistance-associated mutations using real-time PCR
    Jan M Schwenkenbecher
    Department of Infectious Diseases, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, 501 D W Brooks Drive, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Mol Biochem Parasitol 156:167-74. 2007
    Human hookworms (Ancylostoma duodenale, Necator americanus) are a major cause of malnutrition and anemia, particularly in children, and high worm burdens can lead to stunted growth and mental retardation...
  46. doi Improved insights into the transcriptomes of the human hookworm Necator americanus--fundamental and biotechnological implications
    Elida M Rabelo
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Biotechnol Adv 27:122-32. 2009
    ..molecules relate to the pathogenesis-related protein (PRP) superfamily, comprising various members, such as the Ancylostoma-secreted or activation-associated proteins (ASPs) and the kunitz-type proteins, both of which are inferred to ..
  47. ncbi An examination of current control strategies for Asian schistosomiasis in the Dongting lake region of China. II. A five year follow-up survey on Qingshan island
    A G Ross
    Australian Centre for International and Tropical Health and Nutrition, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia
    Acta Trop 68:93-104. 1997
    ..In 1996, the overall prevalence for Schistosoma japonicum, Ascaris lumbricoides, Ancylostoma duodenale, and Trichuris trichiura had decreased moderately since 1991. The age-specific prevalence for S...
  48. ncbi Studies in enteric anthelmintics: activity profile of prodrug of a bisbenzimidazole [1]
    A M Khan
    Parasitology Division, Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow, India
    Z Naturforsch C 46:673-7. 1991
    ..At a dose of 25 mg/kg, compound 2 was 100% effective against Ancylostoma ceylanicum in hamsters...
  49. ncbi Randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind trial of the Na-ASP-2 hookworm vaccine in unexposed adults
    Jeffrey M Bethony
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Tropical Medicine, George Washington University Health Center, Washington, DC 20037, United States
    Vaccine 26:2408-17. 2008
    Necator americanus Ancylostoma Secreted Protein-2 (Na-ASP-2) is a leading larval-stage hookworm vaccine candidate. Recombinant Na-ASP-2 was expressed in Pichia pastoris and formulated with Alhydrogel...
  50. pmc A serologically diagnosed human case of cutaneous larva migrans caused by Ancylostoma caninum
    In Ho Kwon
    Department of Dermatology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul 110 744, Republic of Korea
    Korean J Parasitol 41:233-7. 2003
    ..The patient's serum reacted strongly to the Ancylostoma caninum antigen by an ELISA method. Therefore, he was diagnosed with cutaneous larva migrans by A. caninum...
  51. pmc Molecular detection of Ancylostoma duodenale, Ancylostoma ceylanicum, and Necator americanus in humans in northeastern and southern Thailand
    Issarapong Phosuk
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, Thailand Research and Diagnostic Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, Thailand
    Korean J Parasitol 51:747-9. 2013
    The 2 principal species of hookworms infecting humans are Necator americanus and Ancylostoma duodenale...
  52. ncbi A survey of gastrointestinal helminths in cats of the metropolitan region of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Norma Labarthe
    Departamento de Patologia e Clínica Veterinária, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Rua Vital Brazil Filho 64, Santa Rosa, Niteroi, Rio de Janeiro Cep 24230 340, Brazil
    Vet Parasitol 123:133-9. 2004
    ..6%), Ancylostoma braziliense (65.9%), Ancylostoma tubaeforme (8.9%), Toxocara cati (25.2%), Toxascaris leonina (11...
  53. ncbi Controlling soil-transmitted helminths: time to think inside the box?
    John M Hawdon
    The George Washington University Medical Center, 517 Ross Hall, 2300 I St NW, Washington D C 20037
    J Parasitol 100:166-88. 2014
    ..Infections with Ascaris lumbricoides , Trichuris trichiura , and the hookworms Necator americanus and Ancylostoma duodenale cause significant morbidity in more than 450 million people, primarily children and pregnant women, ..
  54. ncbi Ac-FAR-1, a 20 kDa fatty acid- and retinol-binding protein secreted by adult Ancylostoma caninum hookworms: gene transcription pattern, ligand binding properties and structural characterisation
    Sridhar V Basavaraju
    Department of Microbiology and Tropical Medicine, The George Washington University and Sabin Vaccine Institute, DC 20037, USA
    Mol Biochem Parasitol 126:63-71. 2003
    Antibody against adult Ancylostoma caninum excretory-secretory (ES) products was used to immunoscreen a cDNA expression library leading to the isolation of cDNAs encoding putative hookworm fatty-acid and retinol-binding proteins...
  55. ncbi Short report: Ancylostoma ceylanicum: exsheathment is not required for successful cryopreservation of third stage hookworm larvae
    John Duarte
    Child Health Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:44-5. 2003
    Third-stage larvae (L3) of the human hookworm parasite Ancylostoma ceylanicum were cultured from the feces of infected hamsters and frozen for up to 100 days in liquid nitrogen...
  56. ncbi Persistent efficacy of moxidectin canine sustained-release injectable against experimental infections of Ancylostoma caninum and Uncinaria stenocephala in dogs
    Dwight D Bowman
    CHK R and D, 17190 Polk Rd, Stanwood, MI 49346, USA
    Vet Ther 4:228-33. 2003
    ..formulation by SC injection approximately 3, 4, 5, or 6 months before being given oral inoculations with 300 Ancylostoma caninum larvae on Day 0 and 400 Uncinaria stenocephala larvae one day later...
  57. ncbi Helminths of red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) in Denmark
    I Saeed
    Danish Centre for Experimental Parasitology, Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Dyrlaegevej 100, DK 1870 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Vet Parasitol 139:168-79. 2006
    ..4%), Toxascaris leonina (0.6%), Uncinaria stenocephala (68.6%), Ancylostoma caninum (0.6%), and Trichuris vulpis (0.5%); seven cestodes: Mesocestoides sp. (35...
  58. ncbi Molecular cloning and characterization of Ac-TMP-2, a tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase secreted by adult Ancylostoma caninum
    Bin Zhan
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Tropical Medicine, The George Washington University and the Sabin Vaccine Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Mol Biochem Parasitol 162:142-8. 2008
    ..hookworm antigen encoding a tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase (TIMP) was cloned by immunoscreening an Ancylostoma caninum larval cDNA library with sera pooled from dogs immunized with irradiated A...
  59. ncbi The dingo non-long terminal repeat retrotransposons from the genome of the hookworm, Ancylostoma caninum
    Thewarach Laha
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, Thailand
    Exp Parasitol 113:142-53. 2006
    ..we characterize two discrete copies of an RTE-like non-LTR retrotransposon from the genome of the dog hookworm, Ancylostoma caninum. The elements were named dingo-1 and dingo-2...
  60. pmc Dietary iron content mediates hookworm pathogenesis in vivo
    Melissa R Held
    Program in International Child Health, Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Infect Immun 74:289-95. 2006
    ..that host dietary iron restriction mediates susceptibility to hookworm infection using the hamster model of Ancylostoma ceylanicum...
  61. ncbi Molecular cloning and functional characterization of an aspartic protease from the hard tick Haemaphysalis longicornis
    Damdinsuren Boldbaatar
    National Research Center for Protozoan Diseases, Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, Inada cho, Obihiro, Hokkaido 080 8555, Japan
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 36:25-36. 2006
    ..57% identity to the lysosomal aspartic protease of Aedes aegypti, 52% to Bombyx mori cathepsin D, 38% to Ancylostoma caninum, 44% to Schistosoma mansoni and 28% to Boophilus microplus aspartic proteases...
  62. pmc Molecular identification of Ancylostoma caninum isolated from cats in southern China based on complete ITS sequence
    Yuanjia Liu
    College of Veterinary Medicine, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou 510642, China
    Biomed Res Int 2013:868050. 2013
    b>Ancylostoma caninum is a blood-feeding parasitic intestinal nematode which infects dogs, cats, and other mammals throughout the world. A highly sensitive and species-specific PCR-RFLP technique was utilised to detect the prevalence of A...
  63. doi Cloning and molecular characterization of cDNAs encoding three Ancylostoma ceylanicum secreted proteins
    Anna M Siwińska
    Division of Parasitology and Parasitic Diseases, Department Preclinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences SGGW, 8 Ciszewskiego Street, 02 786, Warsaw, Poland
    Acta Parasitol 58:112-8. 2013
    b>Ancylostoma ceylanicum belongs to a group of soil-transmitted helminths, which infect almost 576 mln people worldwide and are a major cause of anaemia and malnutrition...
  64. ncbi New oral linguiform projections and their associated neurons in the third-stage infective larva of the parasitic nematode Oesophagostomum dentatum
    Fredrik Hoholm
    Department of Pathobiology Parasitology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 3800 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Parasitol 91:61-8. 2005
    ..dentatum L3i as in those of its close relatives Haemonchus contortus and Ancylostoma caninum...
  65. pmc Neutrophil Inhibitory Factor Selectively Inhibits the Endothelium-Driven Transmigration of Eosinophils In Vitro and Airway Eosinophilia in OVA-Induced Allergic Lung Inflammation
    Silvia Schnyder-Candrian
    UMR7355, CNRS, Orleans, France Experimental and Molecular Immunology and Neurogenetics, University of Orleans, Orleans, France Institute for Clinical and Biomedical Research Thurgau, 9548 Matzingen, Switzerland
    J Allergy (Cairo) 2012:245909. 2012
    ..Neutrophil inhibitory factor (NIF), derived from canine hookworm (Ancylostoma caninum), binds selectively and competes with the A-domain of CD11b for binding to ICAM-1...
  66. ncbi Intestinal parasitic infections in man: a review
    M Norhayati
    Department of Parasitology and Medical Entomology, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Jalan Raja Muda Abdul Aziz, 50300, Kuala Lumpur
    Med J Malaysia 58:296-305; quiz 306. 2003
    ..the soil-transmitted helminthes (STH)--Ascaris lumbricoides Tricburis trichiura, bookworms (Necator americans/Ancylostoma duodenale) and Strongyloides stercoralis and the protozoa Entamoeba histolytica and Giardia duodenalis...
  67. doi Evaluation of parasitological and immunological aspects of acute infection by Ancylostoma caninum and Ancylostoma braziliense in mixed-breed dogs
    Sílvia Regina Costa Dias
    Departamento de Parasitologia, Instituto de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Avenida Presidente Antonio Carlos 6627, Campus Pampulha, 31270 901, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brasil
    Parasitol Res 112:2151-7. 2013
    This study compared the course of infection by Ancylostoma caninum and Ancylostoma braziliense in mixed-breed dogs infected with L3 larvae. Dogs infected with A. caninum eliminated more eggs than did those infected with A. braziliense...
  68. ncbi Survey of helminth parasites of cats from the metropolitan area of Cuiabá, Mato Grosso, Brazil
    Dirceu Guilherme de Souza Ramos
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Ciências Veterinárias, Faculdade de Agronomia, Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso, Cuiaba, MT, Brazil
    Rev Bras Parasitol Vet 22:201-6. 2013
    ..species of helminths were identified, comprising (species, prevalence, MIP, and MAP, respectively): nematodes (Ancylostoma braziliense [50,68% - 53,64 - 27,18], Ancylostoma tubaeforme [10,27% - 3,6 - 0,37], Toxocara cati [4,11% - 28,..
  69. doi Ancylostoma ceylanicum metalloprotease 6 DNA vaccination induces partial protection against hookworm challenge infection
    Marcin Wisniewski
    Division of Parasitology and Parasitic Diseases, Department of Preclinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Warsaw, Poland
    Acta Parasitol 58:376-83. 2013
    ..We cloned a cDNA encoding Ancylostoma ceylanicum metalloprotease 6 (Acemep-6). Ace-MEP-6 is a protein with a predicted molecular mass of 101...
  70. pmc Frequency and intensity of exposure mediate resistance to experimental infection with the hookworm, Ancylostoma ceylanicum
    Dylan Davey
    Program in International Child Health, Department of Pediatrics, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Exp Parasitol 133:243-9. 2013
    ....
  71. ncbi [Zoonotic potential of intestinal helminth infections in stray dogs from City of Havana]
    Roberto Hernández Merlo
    Instituto de Medicina Tropical Pedro Kouri, Departamento de Parasitologia, Subdirección de Parasitología, Ciudad de La Habana, Cuba
    Rev Cubana Med Trop 59:234-40. 2007
    ..The identified helminths were Ancylostoma spp. in 97 dogs (21, 04%), Dipylidium caninum in 75 (16, 26%). and Toxocara canis in 91 dos (19, 73%)...
  72. pmc Effects of treatment on IgE responses against parasite allergen-like proteins and immunity to reinfection in childhood schistosome and hookworm coinfections
    Angela Pinot de Moira
    Department of Pathology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Infect Immun 81:23-32. 2013
    ..proteins Schistosoma mansoni tegumental-allergen-like 1 protein (SmTAL1), SmTAL2, and Necator americanus Ancylostoma-secreted protein-2 (Na-ASP-2), following concurrent treatment of schoolchildren coinfected with Schistosoma ..
  73. ncbi An epidemiological study of gastrointestinal parasites of dogs from Southern Greater Buenos Aires (Argentina): age, gender, breed, mixed infections, and seasonal and spatial patterns
    María F Fontanarrosa
    Laboratorio DIAP Diagnóstico en Animales Pequeños, Inca 109 B1836BBC, Llavallol, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Vet Parasitol 136:283-95. 2006
    ..The overall prevalence was 52.4%, and the 11 species found were: Ancylostoma caninum (13%), Isospora ohioensis complex (12%), Toxocara canis (11%), Trichuris vulpis (10%), Sarcocystis sp...
  74. doi Sequence conservation in the Ancylostoma secreted protein-2 of Necator americanus (Na-ASP-2) from hookworm infected individuals in Thailand
    Charoenchai Ungcharoensuk
    Molecular Biology of Malaria and Opportunistic Parasites Research Unit, Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Infect Genet Evol 12:1926-32. 2012
    The Ancylostoma secreted protein-2 of Necator americanus (Na-ASP-2) was one of the promising vaccine candidates against the most prevalent human hookworm species as adverse vaccine reaction has compromised further human vaccine trials...
  75. doi Comparative efficacy of a spot-on formulation containing emodepside and praziquantel (Profender ®, Bayer) and praziquantel and pyrantel oral tablets (Drontal ® for Cats) against experimental Ancylostoma ceylanicum infections in cats
    Piyanan Taweethavonsawat
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Veterinary Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Vet Parasitol 191:172-6. 2013
    b>Ancylostoma ceylanicum is a common zoonotic hookworm of dogs and cats throughout Asia and has also been reported to occur within the Australasian region...
  76. ncbi Improved detection of endoparasite DNA in soil sample PCR by the use of anti-inhibitory substances
    F Kramer
    Institute of Parasitology, Hannover School of Veterinary Medicine, Bunteweg 17, D 30559 Hannover, Germany
    Vet Parasitol 108:217-26. 2002
    ..numerous microbial examinations of soil for the presence of human pathogenic developmental parasite stages of Ancylostoma caninum and Toxocara canis, molecular techniques (e.g...
  77. ncbi Prevalence of intestinal parasitosis among school children in Baglung districts of Western Nepal
    A Shrestha
    Department of Microbiology, Tribhuwan University
    Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 10:3-6. 2012
    ..This study was carried out to estimate the prevalence of intestinal parasites among school-going children of the Baglung municipality from December 2010 to January 2011...
  78. doi Malaria and helminthic co-infection among HIV-positive pregnant women: prevalence and effects of antiretroviral therapy
    Emil Ivan
    Department of Biomedical Laboratory Sciences, Kigali Health Institute, Rwanda
    Acta Trop 124:179-84. 2012
    ..7%), followed by Trichuris trichiura (9.2%), and Ancylostoma duodenale and Necator americanus (1.2%)...
  79. pmc Molecular identification of human hookworm infections in economically disadvantaged communities in Peninsular Malaysia
    Romano Ngui
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:837-42. 2012
    ..and subsequently, the internal transcribed spacer 2 and 28S ribosomal RNA region of Necator americanus and Ancylostoma spp. were sequenced. Overall, 9...
  80. pmc Soil-transmitted helminthiasis in Laos: a community-wide cross-sectional study of humans and dogs in a mass drug administration environment
    James V Conlan
    School of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, Murdoch University, Western Australia, Australia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:624-34. 2012
    ..Necator americanus was the dominant hookworm species infecting humans and Ancylostoma ceylanicum was the only Ancylostoma species detected...
  81. ncbi Dog parasite incidence and risk factors, from sampling after one-year interval, in Pinhais, Brazil
    Camila Marinelli Martins
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    Rev Bras Parasitol Vet 21:101-6. 2012
    ..4% (29/45) in 2010 were positive. The parasite species most observed were, respectively in 2009 and 2010, Ancylostoma sp., 66.7 and 44.8%, and Strongyloides stercoralis, 26.3 and 3.4%...
  82. doi Prevalence of intestinal parasites in private-household cats in Japan
    Naoyuki Itoh
    Department of Small Animal Internal Medicine, School of Veterinary Medicine, Kitasato University, Towada, Aomori, Japan
    J Feline Med Surg 14:436-9. 2012
    ..parasites (Giardia species and Cystoisospora species) and five helminths (Toxocara cati, Toxascaris leonina, Ancylostoma tubaeforme, Taenia species and Spirometra erinacei) were detected...
  83. doi Cloning and characterization of a novel gene encoding 16 kDa protein (Ac16) from Angiostrongylus cantonensis
    Zheng Yu Li
    Key Laboratory of Tropical Diseases and Control, Ministry of Education, Guangzhou, People s Republic of China
    Parasitol Res 110:2145-53. 2012
    ..16-kDa protein has 149 amino acids and is homologous to an immunodominant hypodermal antigen (IHA16) from Ancylostoma caninum (identities = 57%)...
  84. ncbi [Detection of intestinal parasites from main-land raccoon dogs, Nyctereutes procyonoides viverrinus, in southeastern Kanagawa Prefecture]
    R Asano
    Department of Veterinary Pharmacology, College of Bioresource Sciences, Nihon University
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 71:664-7. 1997
    ..Intestinal parasites were detected from 72 of the 87 raccoon dogs (82.8%). Among the parasites, Ancylostoma spp., Trichuris vulpis, Ascaridoidea and Isospora spp. were most commonly detected...
  85. ncbi Field evaluation of the efficacy and the safety of a combination of oxantel/pyrantel/praziquantel in the treatment of naturally acquired gastrointestinal nematode and/or cestode infestations in dogs in Europe
    E Grandemange
    VETOQUINOL Research Centre, BP189, 70204 LURE Cedex, France
    Vet Parasitol 145:94-9. 2007
    ..A pooled analysis was performed on each of the following helminth species: Toxocara canis, Ancylostoma caninum, Toxascaris leonina, Trichuris vulpis, Uncinaria stenocephala, Taenia spp...
  86. doi Hookworm SCP/TAPS protein structure--A key to understanding host-parasite interactions and developing new interventions
    Asiah Osman
    Structural Chemistry Program, Eskitis Institute for Cell and Molecular Therapies, Griffith University, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Biotechnol Adv 30:652-7. 2012
    ..Current information indicates that SCP/TAPS proteins (called Ancylostoma-secreted proteins, ASPs) of the canine hookworm, Ancylostoma caninum, represent at least three distinct groups ..
  87. doi Efficacy, safety and palatability of a new broad-spectrum anthelmintic formulation in dogs
    K Schmid
    Intervet Innovation, Zur Propstei, Schwabenheim, Germany
    Vet Rec 167:647-51. 2010
    ..In a field study, Ancylostoma caninum (11 dogs) and T canis (11 dogs) faecal egg counts were reduced by more than 99 per cent, and in eight ..
  88. ncbi Hookworms of feral cats in Florida
    Tara Creel Anderson
    Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida, PO Box 110880, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Vet Parasitol 115:19-24. 2003
    ..Two species, Ancylostoma tubaeforme and Ancylostoma braziliense, were identified. Forty-five cats (75%) were infected with A...
  89. doi A macrophage migration inhibitory factor-like tautomerase from Teladorsagia circumcincta (Nematoda: Strongylida)
    A J Nisbet
    Moredun Research Institute, Pentlands Science Park, Bush Loan, Penicuik, Scotland, UK
    Parasite Immunol 32:503-11. 2010
    ..a 348-bp open reading frame (ORF) with the closest orthologue being a MIF derived from the human hookworm Ancylostoma ceylanicum...
  90. ncbi [Epidemiology of soil-transmitted nematode infections in central mountain area of Hainan province]
    Shao Xiong Lin
    Institute of Parasitic Diseases Control, Hainan Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Haikou 570203, China
    Zhongguo Ji Sheng Chong Xue Yu Ji Sheng Chong Bing Za Zhi 28:160-1. 2010
    ..4% in 1986 to 35.7% in 2008. The prevalence of Ancylostoma duodenale, Ascaris lumbricoides and Trichuris trichiura decreased from 84.7%. 80.9%, 31.8% in 1986 to 32.5%, 0...
  91. pmc Characterizing Ancylostoma caninum transcriptome and exploring nematode parasitic adaptation
    Zhengyuan Wang
    The Genome Center, Department of Genetics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    BMC Genomics 11:307. 2010
    ..and nematode parasitism, the present study generated a near complete transcriptome of the canine hookworm Ancylostoma caninum to a very high coverage using high throughput technology, and compared it to those of the free-living ..
  92. pmc Massively parallel sequencing and analysis of the Necator americanus transcriptome
    Cinzia Cantacessi
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e684. 2010
    ..In order to elucidate fundamental molecular biological aspects of this hookworm, the transcriptome of the adult stage of Necator americanus was explored using next-generation sequencing and bioinformatic analyses...
  93. pmc A pentaplex real-time polymerase chain reaction assay for detection of four species of soil-transmitted helminths
    Madihah Basuni
    Institute for Research in Molecular Medicine, Universiti Sains Malaysia USM, Penang, Malaysia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 84:338-43. 2011
    ..study, a pentaplex real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR) was evaluated for the simultaneous detection of Ancylostoma, Necator americanus, Ascaris lumbricoides, and Strongyloides stercoralis...
  94. doi Viability and nematophagous activity of the freeze-dried fungus Arthrobotrys robusta against Ancylostoma spp. infective larvae in dogs
    Rogério Oliva Carvalho
    Departamento de Veterinaria, Universidade Federal de Vicosa, P H Rolfs, Viçosa MG CEP 3657000, Brazil
    Vet Parasitol 176:236-9. 2011
    ..conidia of the predatory fungus Arthrobotrys robusta (I-31) were evaluated against infective larvae (L(3)) of Ancylostoma spp. in dogs. A. robusta conidia were lyophilized and stored at 4°C for a month...
  95. ncbi Potential risk of zoonotic infections in recreational areas visited by Sus scrofa and Vulpes vulpes. Case study--Wolin Island, Poland
    Hanna Mizgajska-Wiktor
    Department of Biology and Environmental Protection, University School of Physical Education, Królowej Jadwigi 27 39, Poznan, Poland
    Wiad Parazytol 56:243-51. 2010
    ..8% of samples, and they were Toxocara canis (27.2%) and Ancylostoma caninum (18.2%). Tapeworm eggs were found in 36.4% of samples including Taenia sp. (22.7%)...
  96. pmc Prevention of Soil-transmitted Helminth Infection
    Luciene Mascarini-Serra
    Instituto de Biociencias, Unesp Univ Estadual Paulista, Campus de Rubião Júnior, Departamento de Parasitologia, Brazil
    J Glob Infect Dis 3:175-82. 2011
    ..are roundworms (Ascaris lumbricoides), whipworms (Trichuris trichiura) and hookworms (Necator americanus or Ancylostoma duodenale); on a global level, more than a billion people have been infected by at least one species of this ..
  97. doi Proteases in blood-feeding nematodes and their potential as vaccine candidates
    David Knox
    Moredun Research Institute, Pentlands Science Park, Bush Loan, Penicuik, Midlothian, Scotland, UK
    Adv Exp Med Biol 712:155-76. 2011
    ..nematodes such as the barber-pole worm Haemonchus contortus that infect sheep and goats and the hookworms, Ancylostoma spp. and Necator americanus, affecting man, use an array of endo- and exopeptidases to digest the blood meal...
  98. ncbi Environmental analyses of the parasitic profile found in the sandy soil from the Santos municipality beaches, SP, Brazil
    Silvana Rocha
    Collective Health Course, Catholic University of Santos, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 53:277-81. 2011
    ..The parasite profile found in the analyzed samples indicated the presence of several zoonotic parasites: Ancylostoma larvae (82.5%), Toxocara sp. eggs (59.4%), Ancylostomidae-like eggs (37.1%), coccid oocysts (13...
  99. doi Utility of capsule endoscopy for evaluating anthelmintic efficacy in fully conscious dogs
    Alice C Y Lee
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Int J Parasitol 41:1377-83. 2011
    ..were part of a separate trial intended to determine the efficacy of various candidate parasiticides against Ancylostoma caninum via the necropsy standard. Dogs were inoculated with A...
  100. doi Prevalence of canine gastrointestinal helminths in urban Lusaka and rural Katete Districts of Zambia
    Eugene C Bwalya
    University of Zambia, School of Veterinary Medicine, Clinical Studies Department, PO Box 32379, Lusaka 10101, Zambia
    Prev Vet Med 100:252-5. 2011
    ..Positive results with the presence of at least one parasite corresponded to 72.9% Ancylostoma caninum, 11% Toxocara canis, 4.8% Toxascaris leonina, 2.4% Dipylidium caninum, 0.7% Taeniidae and 0.3% T...
  101. pmc Structure of a two-CAP-domain protein from the human hookworm parasite Necator americanus
    Oluwatoyin A Asojo
    Pathology and Microbiology Department, 986495 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 6495, USA
    Acta Crystallogr D Biol Crystallogr 67:455-62. 2011
    Major proteins secreted by the infective larval stage hookworms upon host entry include Ancylostoma secreted proteins (ASPs), which are characterized by one or two CAP (cysteine-rich secretory protein/antigen 5/pathogenesis related-1) ..

Research Grants71

  1. Epidemiology and molecular mechanisms of anthelminthic treatment failure in Kinta
    Michael D Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..provided by applicant): Approximately one billion people are infected with hookworms (Necator americanus and Ancylostoma duodenal) which are a major global cause of anemia and malnutrition...
  2. Molecular characterization of a hookworm Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor
    Jon Vermeire; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..of the inflammatory mammalian cytokine macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) from the human hookworm Ancylostoma ceylanicum...
  3. Molecular characterization of a hookworm Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor
    Jon J Vermeire; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..of the inflammatory mammalian cytokine macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) from the human hookworm Ancylostoma ceylanicum...
  4. Population genetic/transmission patterns of hookworms
    Haichou Xue; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Significant advances in vaccine development are imminent, with testing of a lead vaccine antigen, recombinant Ancylostoma secreted protein-1 (ASP-1) less than 5 years away...
  5. Facile Detection of Soil-Transmitted Helminth Infections
    Michael J Crawford; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Human STH infections from whipworm (Trichuris), roundworm (Ascaris), and hookworms (Necator and Ancylostoma) create a substantial burden to worldwide public health...
  6. HOOKWORM LARVAL INFECTIVITY AND DEVELOPMENT
    Peter Hotez; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..After host entry, larvae of the genus Ancylostoma can exercise one of two developmental options that allows them to either (1) continue tissue invasion and ..
  7. HOOKWORM LARVAL INFECTIVITY AND DEVELOPMENT
    Peter Hotez; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..After host entry, larvae of the genus Ancylostoma can exercise one of two developmental options that allows them to either (1) continue tissue invasion and ..
  8. HOOKWORM LARVAL INFECTIVITY AND DEVELOPMENT
    Peter Hotez; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..After host entry, larvae of the genus Ancylostoma can exercise one of two developmental options that allows them to either (1) continue tissue invasion and ..
  9. The Molecular Pathogenesis of Hookworm Anemia
    Michael Cappello; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..function have been identified in soluble protein extracts and secretory products of the human hookworm parasite Ancylostoma ceylanicum. The anticoagulant has been cloned from adult A...
  10. The Molecular Pathogenesis of Hookworm Anemia
    Michael Cappello; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..function have been identified in soluble protein extracts and secretory products of the human hookworm parasite Ancylostoma ceylanicum. The anticoagulant has been cloned from adult A...
  11. The Molecular Pathogenesis of Hookworm Anemia
    Michael Cappello; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..function have been identified in soluble protein extracts and secretory products of the human hookworm parasite Ancylostoma ceylanicum. The anticoagulant has been cloned from adult A...
  12. The Molecular Pathogenesis of Hookworm Anemia
    Michael Cappello; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..function have been identified in soluble protein extracts and secretory products of the human hookworm parasite Ancylostoma ceylanicum. The anticoagulant has been cloned from adult A...
  13. The Molecular Pathogenesis of Hookworm Anemia
    Michael Cappello; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..function have been identified in soluble protein extracts and secretory products of the human hookworm parasite Ancylostoma ceylanicum. The anticoagulant has been cloned from adult A...
  14. A GENOME SCAN FOR SUSCEPTIBILITY TO HELMINTHIC INFECTION
    Sarah Williams Blangero; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..trait loci effects on susceptibility to roundworm (Ascaris lumbricoides), hookworm (Necatur americanus and Ancylostoma duodenale), and whipworm (Trichuris trichiura) infection to a total of 10 chromosomal regions...
  15. A GENOME SCAN FOR SUSCEPTIBILITY TO HELMINTHIC INFECTION
    Sarah Williams Blangero; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..trait loci effects on susceptibility to roundworm (Ascaris lumbricoides), hookworm (Necatur americanus and Ancylostoma duodenale), and whipworm (Trichuris trichiura) infection to a total of 10 chromosomal regions...
  16. A GENOME SCAN FOR SUSCEPTIBILITY TO HELMINTHIC INFECTION
    Sarah Williams Blangero; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..trait loci effects on susceptibility to roundworm (Ascaris lumbricoides), hookworm (Necatur americanus and Ancylostoma duodenale), and whipworm (Trichuris trichiura) infection to a total of 10 chromosomal regions...
  17. A GENOME SCAN FOR SUSCEPTIBILITY TO HELMINTHIC INFECTION
    Sarah Williams Blangero; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..trait loci effects on susceptibility to roundworm (Ascaris lumbricoides), hookworm (Necatur americanus and Ancylostoma duodenale), and whipworm (Trichuris trichiura) infection to a total of 10 chromosomal regions...
  18. Gene Silencing in adult hookworms using RNA interference
    Michael Cappello; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..technologies to NIAID-funded research) is to develop a reliable method of gene silencing in adult Ancylostoma ceylanicum hookworms utilizing the technique of RNA interference (RNAi)...
  19. Gene Silencing in adult hookworms using RNA interference
    Michael Cappello; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..technologies to NIAID-funded research) is to develop a reliable method of gene silencing in adult Ancylostoma ceylanicum hookworms utilizing the technique of RNA interference (RNAi)...
  20. The role of MIF in hookworm infection and disease
    Michael Cappello; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..cytokine Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor (MIF) has recently been cloned from the human hookworm Ancylostoma ceylanicum. Preliminary data suggest that the recombinant A...
  21. The role of MIF in hookworm infection and disease
    Michael Cappello; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..cytokine Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor (MIF) has recently been cloned from the human hookworm Ancylostoma ceylanicum. Preliminary data suggest that the recombinant A...
  22. The role of MIF in hookworm infection and disease
    Michael Cappello; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..cytokine Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor (MIF) has recently been cloned from the human hookworm Ancylostoma ceylanicum. Preliminary data suggest that the recombinant A...
  23. The role of MIF in hookworm infection and disease
    Michael Cappello; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..cytokine Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor (MIF) has recently been cloned from the human hookworm Ancylostoma ceylanicum. Preliminary data suggest that the recombinant A...
  24. The role of MIF in hookworm infection and disease
    Michael Cappello; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..cytokine Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor (MIF) has recently been cloned from the human hookworm Ancylostoma ceylanicum. Preliminary data suggest that the recombinant A...
  25. A novel platelet inhibitor from bloodfeeding hookworms
    Michael Cappello; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..A potent inhibitor of human platelet function has been isolated from the bloodfeeding hookworm, Ancylostoma caninum...
  26. CLONING AND EXPRESSION OF THE HOOKWORM ANTICOAGULANT
    Michael Cappello; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The candidate has already isolated this novel 16 kDa protein from lysates of Ancylostoma duodenale...
  27. Mucosal Immune Responses in Hookworm Infection
    Richard Bungiro; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Accordingly, the aim of this project will be to characterize mucosal immune responses in the hamster model of Ancylostoma ceylanicum hookworm infection to the antibody, cellular, and cytokine levels...
  28. Structural Basis of Novel Hookworm Vaccines
    Oluwatoyin Asojo; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..HHVI vaccine candidates include Na-ASP-2 and Na-ASP-1, 2 members of the Ancylostoma secreted protein (ASP) family...
  29. Mucosal Immune Responses in Hookworm Infection
    Richard Bungiro; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Accordingly, the aim of this project will be to characterize mucosal immune responses in the hamster model of Ancylostoma ceylanicum hookworm infection to the antibody, cellular, and cytokine levels...
  30. Structural Basis of Multidrug resistance in Cancer
    Oluwatoyin Asojo; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..She will then be ready to successfully compete for and obtain an independent tenure track position in cancer research. ..
  31. Structural Basis of Multidrug resistance in Cancer
    Oluwatoyin Asojo; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..She will then be ready to successfully compete for and obtain an independent tenure track position in cancer research. ..
  32. Structural Basis of Novel Hookworm Vaccines
    Oluwatoyin Asojo; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..HHVI vaccine candidates include Na-ASP-2 and Na-ASP-1, 2 members of the Ancylostoma secreted protein (ASP) family...
  33. Role of insulin-like signaling in the hookworm infective process
    John M Hawdon; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This project will also provide insight into the basic molecular mechanisms operating during infection and the establishment of parasitic relationships that are relevant to other parasitic nematode infections of human significance. ..
  34. Role of insulin-like signaling in the hookworm infective process
    John Hawdon; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This project will also provide insight into the basic molecular mechanisms operating during infection and the establishment of parasitic relationships that are relevant to other parasitic nematode infections of human significance. ..
  35. Role of insulin-like signaling in the hookworm infective process
    John Hawdon; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This project will also provide insight into the basic molecular mechanisms operating during infection and the establishment of parasitic relationships that are relevant to other parasitic nematode infections of human significance. ..
  36. Role of insulin-like signaling in the hookworm infective process
    John Hawdon; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This project will also provide insight into the basic molecular mechanisms operating during infection and the establishment of parasitic relationships that are relevant to other parasitic nematode infections of human significance. ..
  37. Proteomic Analysis of Hookworm Larval Activation
    John Hawdon; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These proteins represent potential vaccine antigens and drug targets for the prevention of hookworm infection and the control of hookworm disease. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  38. Role of insulin-like signaling in the hookworm infective process
    John Hawdon; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This project will also provide insight into the basic molecular mechanisms operating during infection and the establishment of parasitic relationships that are relevant to other parasitic nematode infections of human significance. ..
  39. Function/optimization of a nematicidal Cry toxin arsenal
    Raffi Aroian; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The goal of these trials is to lay a foundation for future human studies. ..
  40. p38-mediated defense pathway against pore-forming toxins
    Raffi Aroian; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Understanding how the p38 pathway controls defense against PFTs is likely to suggest new therapeutic strategies for dealing with a range of important bacterial pathogens that use PFTs as key virulence factors. ..
  41. p38-mediated defense pathway against pore-forming toxins
    Raffi Aroian; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Understanding how the p38 pathway controls defense against PFTs is likely to suggest new therapeutic strategies for dealing with a range of important bacterial pathogens that use PFTs as key virulence factors. ..
  42. B. thuringiensis Crystal Proteins as Powerful Next-Generation Anthelmintics
    Raffi V Aroian; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Here we propose to develop a new drug we discovered that is made by a natural soil bacterium (which is harmless to humans) and that appears to be a very potent anti-roundworm compound with activity greater than any currently available. ..
  43. p38-mediated defense pathway against pore-forming toxins
    Raffi Aroian; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Understanding how the p38 pathway controls defense against PFTs is likely to suggest new therapeutic strategies for dealing with a range of important bacterial pathogens that use PFTs as key virulence factors. ..
  44. Function/optimization of a nematicidal Cry toxin arsenal
    Raffi Aroian; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The goal of these trials is to lay a foundation for future human studies. ..
  45. Function/optimization of a nematicidal Cry toxin arsenal
    Raffi Aroian; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The goal of these trials is to lay a foundation for future human studies. ..
  46. p38-mediated defense pathway against pore-forming toxins
    Raffi Aroian; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Understanding how the p38 pathway controls defense against PFTs is likely to suggest new therapeutic strategies for dealing with a range of important bacterial pathogens that use PFTs as key virulence factors. ..
  47. p38-mediated defense pathway against pore-forming toxins
    Raffi Aroian; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Understanding how the p38 pathway controls defense against PFTs is likely to suggest new therapeutic strategies for dealing with a range of important bacterial pathogens that use PFTs as key virulence factors. ..
  48. PREGNANCY INDUCED REACTIVATION OF ARRESTED HOOKWORMS
    Prema Arasu; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..This study is focused on pregnancy- induced reactivation and transmammary transmission of arrested Ancylostoma larvae because hookworms infect about 1...
  49. HOOKWORM LARVAL INFECTIVITY AND DEVELOPMENT
    Peter Hotez; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..After host entry, larvae of the genus Ancylostoma can exercise one of two developmental options that allows them to either (1) continue tissue invasion and ..
  50. PREGNANCY INDUCED REACTIVATION OF ARRESTED HOOKWORMS
    Prema Arasu; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This study is focused on pregnancy- induced reactivation and transmammary transmission of arrested Ancylostoma larvae because hookworms infect about 1...
  51. HOOKWORM LARVAL INFECTIVITY AND DEVELOPMENT
    Peter Hotez; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..After host entry, larvae of the genus Ancylostoma can exercise one of two developmental options that allows them to either (1) continue tissue invasion and ..
  52. PREGNANCY INDUCED REACTIVATION OF ARRESTED HOOKWORMS
    Prema Arasu; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This study is focused on pregnancy- induced reactivation and transmammary transmission of arrested Ancylostoma larvae because hookworms infect about 1...
  53. PREGNANCY INDUCED REACTIVATION OF ARRESTED HOOKWORMS
    Prema Arasu; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..This study is focused on pregnancy- induced reactivation and transmammary transmission of arrested Ancylostoma larvae because hookworms infect about 1...
  54. PREGNANCY INDUCED REACTIVATION OF ARRESTED HOOKWORMS
    Prema Arasu; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This study is focused on pregnancy- induced reactivation and transmammary transmission of arrested Ancylostoma larvae because hookworms infect about 1...
  55. HOOKWORM LARVAL INFECTIVITY AND DEVELOPMENT
    Peter Hotez; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..After host entry, larvae of the genus Ancylostoma can exercise one of two developmental options that allows them to either (1) continue tissue invasion and ..
  56. HOOKWORM LARVAL INFECTIVITY AND DEVELOPMENT
    Peter Hotez; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..After host entry, larvae of the genus Ancylostoma can exercise one of two developmental options that allows them to either (1) continue tissue invasion and ..
  57. COMPARATIVE GENOMICS OF PARASITIC NEMATODES
    Makedonka Mitreva; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  58. COMPARATIVE GENOMICS OF PARASITIC NEMATODES
    Makedonka Mitreva; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  59. Identification of Relaxin Receptor Antagonists
    Sheau Yu Hsu; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These antagonists could be used to block relaxin action during preterm labor as well as provide a tool for further research on the role of LGR7 and LGR8 in reproductive tract physiology. ..
  60. Role of RAMPs in Intermedin Signaling
    Sheau Yu Hsu; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  61. Role of T reg in live vaccination against leishmaniasis
    Susana Mendez; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We will vaccinate mice and extract DCs and Treg at different time points to study their function and phenotype. We will use those cells to reconstitute RAG -/- and determine their phenotype. ..
  62. Role of RAMPs in Intermedin Signaling
    Sheau Yu Hsu; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  63. Role of RAMPs in Intermedin Signaling
    Sheau Yu Hsu; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  64. Role of RAMPs in Intermedin Signaling
    Sheau Yu Hsu; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  65. PHYSIOLOGY OF RELAXIN-INSULIN-LIKE FACTORS
    Sheau Yu Hsu; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Additionally, knowledge gathered from the proposed experiments would help the diagnosis and treatment of diseases associated with the dysfunction of these novel relaxin/insulin-like factors. ..
  66. Role of RAMPs in Intermedin Signaling
    Sheau Yu Hsu; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  67. Role of RAMPs in Intermedin Signaling
    Sheau Yu Teddy Hsu; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....