beef tapeworm

Summary

Alias: Taenia saginata

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Foodborne and waterborne parasites
    Edoardo Pozio
    Department of Infectious, Parasitic and Immunomediated Diseases, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Acta Microbiol Pol 52:83-96. 2003
  2. ncbi Isolation of a 14 kDa antigen from Taenia solium cyst fluid by HPLC and its evaluation in enzyme linked immunosorbent assay for diagnosis of porcine cysticercosis
    E Assana
    Parasitology Laboratory, IMT UDS, P O Box 222, University of Dschang, Cameroon
    Res Vet Sci 82:370-6. 2007
  3. pmc Taenia saginata metacestode antigenic fractions without affinity to concanavalin A are an important source of specific antigens for the diagnosis of human neurocysticercosis
    Heliana B Oliveira
    Departamento de Imunologia, Microbiologia e Parasitologia, Instituto de Ciencias Biomedicas, Universidade Federal de Uberlandia, 38400 902 Uberlândia, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 17:638-44. 2010
  4. ncbi Complete sequence of the mitochondrial genome of Taenia saginata: comparison with T. solium and T. asiatica
    Hyeong Kyu Jeon
    Department of Parasitology and Medical Research Institute, Chungbuk National University College of Medicine, Gaeshin dong, Chongju, Chungbuk 361 763, South Korea
    Parasitol Int 56:243-6. 2007
  5. ncbi Use of a pre-selected epitope of cathepsin-L1 in a highly specific peptide-based immunoassay for the diagnosis of Fasciola hepatica infections in cattle
    J B Cornelissen
    DLO Institute for Animal Science and Health, Department of Immunology, Pathobiology and Epidemiology, Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Int J Parasitol 29:685-96. 1999
  6. ncbi [Evaluation of parasitological laboratory results of a group of people older than 15 years of age in Kutahya]
    Cihangir Akdemir
    Dumlupinar Universitesi, Sağlik Hizmetleri Eğitim Araştirma ve Uygulama Merkezi Hastanesi, Kutahya, Turkey
    Turkiye Parazitol Derg 31:37-40. 2007
  7. ncbi Molecular cloning of genes encoding oncosphere proteins reveals conservation of modular protein structure in cestode antigens
    Charles Gauci
    Molecular Parasitology Laboratory, The University of Melbourne, Princes Highway, Werribee, 3030, Vic, Australia
    Mol Biochem Parasitol 127:193-8. 2003
  8. ncbi Vaccination against cestode parasites: anti-helminth vaccines that work and why
    M W Lightowlers
    The University of Melbourne, Veterinary Clinical Centre, VIC 3030, Werribee, Australia
    Vet Parasitol 115:83-123. 2003
  9. ncbi [Distribution of intestinal parasites in patients presenting at the environmental-food and medicine analysis laboratory of Sivas municipality during the years 1993-2006]
    Ahmet Duran Ataş
    Yozgat Devlet Hastanesi, Mikrobiyoloji Laboratuvari, Yozgat, Turkey
    Turkiye Parazitol Derg 32:59-64. 2008
  10. ncbi Detection of Paragonimus heterotremus eggs in experimentally infected cats by a polymerase chain reaction-based method
    Pewpan M Intapan
    Departmentsof Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, Thailand
    J Parasitol 91:195-8. 2005

Research Grants

Patents

  1. Test agent and method for imago infection of Taenia solium and Taenia saginata
  2. Test agent and method for imago infection of Taenia solium and Taenia saginata

Detail Information

Publications155 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Foodborne and waterborne parasites
    Edoardo Pozio
    Department of Infectious, Parasitic and Immunomediated Diseases, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Acta Microbiol Pol 52:83-96. 2003
    ..e., by cysts present in infected meat and by oocysts contaminating food and water. Eleven helminthic species (Taenia saginata, Taenia solium, Taenia asiatica, Trichinella spiralis, Tr. nativa, Tr. britovi, Tr. pseudospiralis, Tr...
  2. ncbi Isolation of a 14 kDa antigen from Taenia solium cyst fluid by HPLC and its evaluation in enzyme linked immunosorbent assay for diagnosis of porcine cysticercosis
    E Assana
    Parasitology Laboratory, IMT UDS, P O Box 222, University of Dschang, Cameroon
    Res Vet Sci 82:370-6. 2007
    ..evaluated with serum samples from pigs that were naturally or experimentally infected with Taenia hydatigena, Taenia saginata asiatica, Fasciola hepatica, Trichinella spiralis, Metastrongylus apri, Trypanosoma congolense and Sarcoptes ..
  3. pmc Taenia saginata metacestode antigenic fractions without affinity to concanavalin A are an important source of specific antigens for the diagnosis of human neurocysticercosis
    Heliana B Oliveira
    Departamento de Imunologia, Microbiologia e Parasitologia, Instituto de Ciencias Biomedicas, Universidade Federal de Uberlandia, 38400 902 Uberlândia, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 17:638-44. 2010
    b>Taenia saginata metacestode antigens have been constituted a useful alternative antigen for neurocysticercosis (NC) serodiagnosis, particularly due to an increasing difficulty to obtain Taenia solium homologous antigen...
  4. ncbi Complete sequence of the mitochondrial genome of Taenia saginata: comparison with T. solium and T. asiatica
    Hyeong Kyu Jeon
    Department of Parasitology and Medical Research Institute, Chungbuk National University College of Medicine, Gaeshin dong, Chongju, Chungbuk 361 763, South Korea
    Parasitol Int 56:243-6. 2007
    The complete sequence of the Taenia saginata mitochondrial genome was determined, and its organization and structure were compared to other human-tropic Taenia tapeworms for which complete mitochondrial sequence data were available...
  5. ncbi Use of a pre-selected epitope of cathepsin-L1 in a highly specific peptide-based immunoassay for the diagnosis of Fasciola hepatica infections in cattle
    J B Cornelissen
    DLO Institute for Animal Science and Health, Department of Immunology, Pathobiology and Epidemiology, Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Int J Parasitol 29:685-96. 1999
    ..Ostertagia ostertagi, Cooperia oncophora, Nematodirus helvetianus, Schistosoma mattheei, Ascaris suum, Taenia saginata or F. hepatica, respectively, and sera from parasite-naive calves...
  6. ncbi [Evaluation of parasitological laboratory results of a group of people older than 15 years of age in Kutahya]
    Cihangir Akdemir
    Dumlupinar Universitesi, Sağlik Hizmetleri Eğitim Araştirma ve Uygulama Merkezi Hastanesi, Kutahya, Turkey
    Turkiye Parazitol Derg 31:37-40. 2007
    ..30%, Iodamoeba butschlii 1.33%, Blastocystis hominis 1.04%, Endolimax nana 0.44%, Entamoeba coli 1.04%, Taenia saginata 0.44%, Trichostrongylus spp. 0.15%, Entamoeba coli + Blastocystis hominis 0...
  7. ncbi Molecular cloning of genes encoding oncosphere proteins reveals conservation of modular protein structure in cestode antigens
    Charles Gauci
    Molecular Parasitology Laboratory, The University of Melbourne, Princes Highway, Werribee, 3030, Vic, Australia
    Mol Biochem Parasitol 127:193-8. 2003
    ..Here molecular cloning is used to complete comparisons of Taenia solium, Taenia saginata, Taenia ovis, Echinococcus granulosus and Echinococcus multilocularis oncosphere antigens and genes...
  8. ncbi Vaccination against cestode parasites: anti-helminth vaccines that work and why
    M W Lightowlers
    The University of Melbourne, Veterinary Clinical Centre, VIC 3030, Werribee, Australia
    Vet Parasitol 115:83-123. 2003
    Highly effective recombinant vaccines have been developed against the helminth parasites Taenia ovis, Taenia saginata and Echinococcus granulosus...
  9. ncbi [Distribution of intestinal parasites in patients presenting at the environmental-food and medicine analysis laboratory of Sivas municipality during the years 1993-2006]
    Ahmet Duran Ataş
    Yozgat Devlet Hastanesi, Mikrobiyoloji Laboratuvari, Yozgat, Turkey
    Turkiye Parazitol Derg 32:59-64. 2008
    ..8%) Entamoeba coli, 27 (3.7%) Entamoeba histolytica/dispar, 91 (12.4%) Giardia intestinalis, 30 (4.1%) Taenia saginata, 13 (1.8%) Hymenolepis nana, 7 (1%) Ascaris lumbricoides, 2 (0.3%) Trichuris trichiura and 1 (0...
  10. ncbi Detection of Paragonimus heterotremus eggs in experimentally infected cats by a polymerase chain reaction-based method
    Pewpan M Intapan
    Departmentsof Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, Thailand
    J Parasitol 91:195-8. 2005
    ..spiralis, Fasciola gigantica, Echinostoma malayanum, Opisthorchis viverrini, Dirofilaria immitis, and Taenia saginata; exceptions were Paragonimus siamensis and Paragonimus westermani...
  11. ncbi Pig as a favorable animal for Taenia saginata asiatica infection
    Ping Chin Fan
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Department of Parasitology, National Yangming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Kaohsiung J Med Sci 22:1-13. 2006
    The epidemiology of Taenia saginata in some parts of Asia is confusing, in that beef does not appear to be the source of infection. In some areas, beef is either not available or not eaten raw, whereas pork at times is eaten uncooked...
  12. doi Development of a biomolecular assay for postmortem diagnosis of Taenia saginata Cysticercosis
    Francesco Chiesa
    Department of Animal Pathology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Turin, da Vinci 44, Grugliasco TO, Italy
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 7:1171-5. 2010
    Bovine cysticercosis is caused by the larval stage of the human tapeworm Taenia saginata. According to European data on meat inspection, the prevalence ranges from 0.007% to 6...
  13. ncbi Separation of calcareous corpuscles from plerocercoids of Spirometra mansoni and their binding proteins
    H J Yang
    Department of Parasitology, Cheju National University, Medical School, Korea
    Parasitol Res 86:781-2. 2000
    ..to bind specifically in cystic fluid of Cysticercus cellulosae, as was a 40-kDa protein in crude extracts of Taenia saginata and a 27-kDa molecule in crude extracts of Paragonimus westermani and Clonorchis sinensis, respectively...
  14. pmc High prevalence of Haplorchis taichui, Phaneropsolus molenkampi, and other helminth infections among people in Khammouane province, Lao PDR
    Jong Yil Chai
    Department of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, and Institute of Endemic Diseases, Seoul National University Medical Research Center, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Parasitol 47:243-7. 2009
    ..Trichuris trichiura, Enterobius vermicularis, and/or Taenia saginata) were found. The total number of helminth specimens collected was 20,907 (approximately 634 per person)...
  15. ncbi [Distribution of intestinal parasites detected in the Tokat public health laboratory during the period from January 2007 - December 2009]
    Ahmet Duran Ataş
    Muş Alparslan Üniversitesi, Fen Edebiyat Fakultesi, Biyoloji Bolumu, MUS, Turkiye, Turkey
    Turkiye Parazitol Derg 34:161-5. 2010
    ..8%) Entamoeba histolytica/dispar, 46 (2.5%) Entamoeba coli, 2 (0.1%) Hymenolepis nana, 16 (0.9%) Taenia saginata, 3 (0.2%) Ascaris lumbricoides, and 1 (0.05%) Trichuris trichiura...
  16. ncbi Taenia solium and Taenia saginata: identification of sequence characterized amplified region (SCAR) markers
    Ana Karina Kerche Dias
    Department of Animal Health and Production, Sao Paulo State University UNESP, Campus Araçatuba, Rua Clovis Pestana, 793, Jd D Amélia, Aracatuba, SP 16050 680, Brazil
    Exp Parasitol 117:9-12. 2007
    ..The two main parasites involved in the taeniasis-cysticercosis complex in Brazil are Taenia saginata and Taenia solium...
  17. ncbi NADH dehydrogenase subunit 1 and cytochrome c oxidase subunit I sequences compared for members of the genus Taenia (Cestoda)
    R B Gasser
    Department of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 29:1965-70. 1999
    ..Taenia taeniaeformis, Taenia hydatigena, Taenia pisiformis, Taenia ovis, Taenia multiceps, Taenia serialis, Taenia saginata, Taenia solium and the Asian Taenia) were characterised by their mitochondrial NADH dehydrogenase subunit 1 ..
  18. ncbi In vitro oncosphere-killing assays to determine immunity to the larvae of Taenia pisiformis, Taenia ovis, Taenia saginata, and Taenia solium
    Craig T Kyngdon
    Veterinary Clinical Centre, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Hwy, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    J Parasitol 92:273-81. 2006
    ..assays for the quantification of host-protective serum antibodies against Taenia pisiformis, Taenia ovis, Taenia saginata, and Taenia solium in rabbits, sheep, cattle, and pigs, respectively. Activated oncospheres of T...
  19. ncbi Vaccines for prevention of cysticercosis
    M W Lightowlers
    Molecular Parasitology Laboratory, Veterinary Clinical Centre, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Victoria 3030, Werribee, Australia
    Acta Trop 87:129-35. 2003
    ..effective vaccines have been developed against cysticercosis in sheep and cattle caused by Taenia ovis and Taenia saginata, respectively. This success has encouraged the adoption of a similar strategy for T. solium...
  20. ncbi [Prevalence of intestinal parasites among workers in food sector in Van region]
    Muhammet Güzel Kurtoğlu
    Van Il Sağlik Müdürlüğü, Halk Sağliği Laboratuvari, Van, Turkey
    Turkiye Parazitol Derg 31:309-12. 2007
    ..81% Enterobius vermicularis, 0.67% Hymenolepis nana, 0.40% Trichuris trichiura, 0.27% Taenia saginata, 4.87% Blastocystis hominis, 3.24% Entamoeba coli, 2.84% Giardia intestinalis, 2.02% Iodamoeba bütschlii, 0...
  21. ncbi Epidemiology of infections with intestinal parasites and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) among sugar-estate residents in Ethiopia
    A L Fontanet
    Ethiopian Netherlands AIDS Research Project ENARP, Ethiopian Health and Nutrition Research Institute EHNRI, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 94:269-78. 2000
    ..6%), hookworms (23.8%), Ascaris lumbricoides (22.2%), Trichuris trichiura (19.5%), S. stercoralis (13.0%), Taenia saginata (4.5%), Giardia lamblia (3.0%), and Enterobius vermicularis (1.3%)...
  22. ncbi [A retrospective analysis of the results of a seven-year parasitological examination of stools from Malatya State Hospital]
    Mehmet Koroglu
    Malatya Devlet Hastanesi, Klinik Mikrobiyoloji, Malatya, Turkey
    Turkiye Parazitol Derg 31:201-4. 2007
    ..9%) and Enterobius vermicularis (8.3%). Entamoeba histolytica/E. dispar (5.3%), Ascaris lumbricoides (3%), Taenia saginata (2.2%) and Hymenolepis nana (2%) were the other parasites detected in this study...
  23. doi Development and field evaluation of a new serological test for Taenia saginata cysticercosis
    Oladele Ogunremi
    Centre for Food borne and Animal Parasitology, Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Saskatoon Laboratory, Saskatoon, Sask, Canada
    Vet Parasitol 169:93-101. 2010
    Cattle infected with the tapeworm cyst, Taenia saginata metacestode (synonym: Cysticercus bovis) are a source of human infection if affected beef is eaten raw or undercooked...
  24. ncbi Studies on abnormality of metacestodes and adult worms of Taenia solium and Taenia saginata asiatica in rodents and pigs
    P C Fan
    Institute and Department of Parasitology, National Yangming University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 32:116-21. 2001
    Abnormalities are not uncommon in Taenia saginata and T. solium. After examining 328 mature proglottids from 2 adult worms from two experimentally infected hamsters, 13 (4...
  25. doi [Epidemiological retrospective survey intestinal parasitism in the Provincial Hospital Center (Kenitra, Morocco): review of 10 years (1996-2005)]
    Y El Guamri
    Laboratoire de Biologie et Santé, Faculte des Sciences, Université Ibn Tofail, Kenitra
    Ann Biol Clin (Paris) 67:191-202. 2009
    ..87%), followed by Trichuris trichiura (5.64%), Hymenolepis nana (2.68%), Enterobius vermicularis (2.08%), Taenia saginata (0.75%) and Stronyloides stercoralis (0.45%)...
  26. ncbi Immunoelectrophoretic analyses of antigens shared by the vesicular fluid and cyst wall of Taenia crassiceps and Taenia saginata metacestodes
    B Kalinna
    Fachbereich Biologie, , Marburg, Federal Republic of Germany
    Parasitol Res 75:568-74. 1989
    ..saginata metacestodes from heavily and moderately infected calves (n = 6) by ELISA, VF and CWE antigens of both Taenia species were found to be potent reagents; TsVF was the most sensitive antigen...
  27. ncbi Further molecular discrimination of Spanish strains of Echinococcus granulosus
    L M Gonzalez
    Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Centro Nacional de Microbiologia, 28220 Majadahonda, Madrid, Spain
    Exp Parasitol 102:46-56. 2002
    ..amplification fragments, previously reported, that allows species-specific discrimination between Taenia saginata, Taenia solium, and E. granulosus...
  28. ncbi [The distribution of patients with intestinal parasites presenting at the parasitology laboratory of the Mustafa Kemal University medical faculty]
    Gulnaz Culha
    Mustafa Kemal Universitesi Tip Fakültesi Parazitoloji Anabilim Dali, Hatay, Turkey
    Turkiye Parazitol Derg 30:302-4. 2006
    ..2%) Dicrocoelium dentriticum, (%1) Ascaris lumbricoides, (%2. 8) Iodamoeba bütschlii, (%1.20) Chilomastix mesnili, (1.4%) Hymenolepis nana, (1.8%) Trichomonas hominis, (0.2%) Strongyloides stercoralis and (0.7%) Taenia saginata.
  29. pmc Prevalence of the intestinal flukes Haplorchis taichui and H. yokogawai in a mountainous area of Phongsaly Province, Lao PDR
    Jong Yil Chai
    Department of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Parasitol 48:339-42. 2010
    ..2 from 2 people), Ascaris lumbricoides (2 from 1 person), Enterobius vermicularis (11 from 3 people), and Taenia saginata (1 strobila with scolex from 1 person)...
  30. ncbi Vaccination trials against Taenia solium eggs in pigs injected with frozen oncospheres of T. solium or Taenia saginata asiatica
    Ping Chin Fan
    Institute and Department of Parasitology, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 36:96-100. 2003
    ..142 to 185 days were used to determine whether pigs injected with nonviable oncospheres of Taenia solium or Taenia saginata asiatica can become resistant to the challenge of viable eggs of T. solium...
  31. ncbi Molecular cloning and characterization of a major egg antigen in Paragonimus westermani and its use in ELISA for the immunodiagnosis of paragonimiasis
    Jae Sik Lee
    Department of Parasitology and Institute of Tropical Medicine, Brain Korea 21 Project for Medical Science, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, 120 752, South Korea
    Parasitol Res 100:677-81. 2007
    ..was 40, 38, and was 35% identical to heat shock proteins from Schistosoma japonicum, Schistosoma mansoni, and Taenia saginata. The distribution this antigen was investigated in adult worms by indirect immunofluorescence assay, and ..
  32. ncbi Serodiagnosis of bovine cysticercosis by detecting live Taenia saginata cysts using a monoclonal antibody-based antigen-ELISA
    W Wanzala
    Department of Zoology, University of Nairobi, PO Box 30197, Nairobi, Kenya
    J S Afr Vet Assoc 73:201-6. 2002
    An ante mortem antigen-ELISA-based diagnosis of Taenia saginata cysticercosis was studied in artificially (n = 24) and naturally (n = 25) infected cattle with the objective of further validating the assay as a field diagnostic test...
  33. ncbi Helminthic infestation in children of Kupwara district: a prospective study
    S A Wani
    PG Department of Zoology, The University of Kashmir, Soura, Srinagar, India
    Indian J Med Microbiol 25:398-400. 2007
    ..various helminth parasites included Ascaris lumbricoides , Trichuris trichiura , Enterobius vermicularis and Taenia saginata . By far, the highest frequency of 69...
  34. ncbi A Taenia solium oncosphere protein homologous to host-protective Taenia ovis and Taenia saginata 18 kDa antigens
    C G Gauci
    Molecular Parasitology Laboratory, University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 28:757-60. 1998
    ..encoding a protein with close homology to host protective oncosphere antigens from Taenia ovis (To18) and Taenia saginata (TSA-18) is described here. TSOL-18 was cloned from mRNA obtained from hatched and activated oncospheres of T...
  35. ncbi Alternative splicing and sequence diversity of transcripts from the oncosphere stage of Taenia solium with homology to the 45W antigen of Taenia ovis
    C G Gauci
    Molecular Parasitology Laboratory, The University of Melbourne, Princes Highway, Werribee, VIC 3030, Australia
    Mol Biochem Parasitol 112:173-81. 2001
    ..These features are common to their T. ovis and Taenia saginata homologues...
  36. ncbi Human cerebral cysticercosis: immunolocalization of a sodium-dependent glucose cotransporter (SGLT) in larval and adult tapeworms
    E M Cornford
    Department of Neurology, Brain Research Institute, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Parasitol 87:510-21. 2001
    ..The SGLT epitopes were also immunolocalized in gravid proglottids of Taenia saginata, indicating that cotransporter expression persisted in intestinal-dwelling, adult tapeworms...
  37. ncbi Vaccines against cysticercosis and hydatidosis
    M W Lightowlers
    Molecular Parasitology Laboratory, Veterinary Clinical Centre, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway, Werribee, VIC 3030, Australia
    Vet Parasitol 101:337-52. 2001
    ..of molecular techniques to the successful development of recombinant vaccines against Taenia ovis, Taenia saginata and Echinococcus granulosus as well as the immunological and genomic studies that have arisen from their ..
  38. ncbi Genomic and functional characterisation of a secreted antigen of Taenia saginata oncospheres
    Pedro Bonay
    Centro de Biologia Molecular, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Cantoblanco, Madrid, Spain
    Mol Biochem Parasitol 121:269-73. 2002
  39. ncbi [Cestode infections in Poland in 2000]
    Wojciech Płonka
    Zakład Parazytologii Lekarskiej Państwowego Zakładu Higieny Ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 56:357-61. 2002
    In 2000, 439 intestinal cestode infections were registered in Poland. Among them 359 were caused by Taenia saginata, three by T. solium, 52 by Taenia sp...
  40. ncbi [Cestode infections in Poland in 2001]
    Maria Waloch
    Zakład Parazytologii Lekarskiej Państwowego Zakładu Higieny Ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 57:159-63. 2003
    In 2001, 286 intestinal cestode infections were registered in Poland. Among them 195 were caused by Taenia saginata, 2 by T. solium, 71 by Taenia sp., 1 by Hymenolepis diminuta, and 1 by Dipylidium caninum...
  41. ncbi Molecular and genetic characterisation of the host-protective oncosphere antigens of taeniid cestode parasites
    M W Lightowlers
    The University of Melbourne, Veterinary Clinical Centre, 250 Princes Highway, Victoria 3030, Werribee, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 33:1207-17. 2003
    Highly effective recombinant vaccines have been developed against Taenia ovis infection in sheep, Taenia saginata infection in cattle, Taenia solium infection in pigs, Echinococcus granulosus and Echinococcus multilocularis infections in ..
  42. pmc DNA differential diagnosis of taeniasis and cysticercosis by multiplex PCR
    Hiroshi Yamasaki
    Department of Parasitology Animal Laboratory for Medical Research, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Japan
    J Clin Microbiol 42:548-53. 2004
    ..multiplex PCR with cytochrome c oxidase subunit 1 gene yielded evident differential products unique for Taenia saginata and Taenia asiatica and for American/African and Asian genotypes of Taenia solium with molecular sizes of 827,..
  43. ncbi Effect of some chemical agents on the viability of Cysticercus bovis
    Lily H Mohamoud
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt
    J Egypt Soc Parasitol 33:391-6. 2003
    ..auriculiformis, lemon juice, praziquantel, pumpkin, perosan and yomesan on the viability of cysticerci of Taenia saginata in vitro was investigated...
  44. ncbi Differential diagnosis of Taenia saginata and Taenia saginata asiatica taeniasis through PCR
    Luis Miguel Gonzalez
    Departamento de Parasitologia, Centro Nacional de Microbiologia, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Majadahonda, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 49:183-8. 2004
    New multiplex-PCR and PCR-linked restriction fragment length polymorphism protocols, derived from Taenia saginata HDP2 DNA sequence, have been designed that allow the simultaneous and specific identification of T...
  45. ncbi Tsp36, a tapeworm small heat-shock protein with a duplicated alpha-crystallin domain, forms dimers and tetramers with good chaperone-like activity
    Guido Kappé
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Proteins 57:109-17. 2004
    ..for the oligomerization and chaperone-like properties of sHSPs, we characterized Tsp36 from the tapeworm Taenia saginata. Both wild-type Tsp36 and a mutant (Tsp36C-->R) in which the single cysteine has been replaced by arginine ..
  46. ncbi Taenia saginata: differential diagnosis of human taeniasis by polymerase chain reaction-restriction fragment length polymorphism assay
    Caris Maroni Nunes
    UNESP, Campus Araçatuba, Department of Animal Health and Production, SP, Brazil
    Exp Parasitol 110:412-5. 2005
    ..we evaluated PCR coupled to restriction fragment length polymorphism to differentiate Taenia solium from Taenia saginata eggs present in fecal samples from naturally infected patients...
  47. ncbi High prevalence of Taenia saginata taeniasis and status of Taenia solium cysticercosis in Bali, Indonesia, 2002-2004
    T Wandra
    Directorate General Communicable Disease Control and Environmental Health, Ministry of Health, Jakarta, Indonesia
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 100:346-53. 2006
    ..solium infection was detected. All expelled tapeworms were confirmed to be Taenia saginata by mtDNA analysis. There was no Taenia asiatica human case in Bali...
  48. ncbi Taeniasis, cysticercosis and echinococcosis in Thailand
    Jitra Waikagul
    Department of Helminthology, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Parasitol Int 55:S175-80. 2006
    ..8%). Taenia saginata was the dominant species. Cysticercosis in Thailand is somewhat under-reported/recorded...
  49. ncbi Taeniasis/cysticercosis in Papua (Irian Jaya), Indonesia
    Sri S Margono
    Department Research and Community Service, University of Indonesia
    Parasitol Int 55:S143-8. 2006
    Reports showed that an important parasitic zoonotic disease caused by Taenia solium, Taenia saginata and Taenia asiatica is found endemic in several areas of Indonesia including Papua, Bali and North Sumatra...
  50. ncbi Challenges for control of taeniasis/cysticercosis in Indonesia
    Thomas Suroso
    Directorate General Communicable Disease Control and Environmental Health, Ministry of Health, Indonesia
    Parasitol Int 55:S161-5. 2006
    ..Current surveys in Bali and Samosir District, North Sumatra during 2002-2005 revealed that Taenia saginata taeniasis has increased in incidence whereas T...
  51. ncbi Molecular and functional characterization of a Taenia adhesion gene family (TAF) encoding potential protective antigens of Taenia saginata oncospheres
    Luis Miguel Gonzalez
    Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Centro Nacional de Microbiologia, Majadahonda, Madrid, 28220, Spain
    Parasitol Res 100:519-28. 2007
    Two clones from an activated Taenia saginata oncosphere cDNA library, Ts45W and Ts45S, were isolated and sequenced. Both of these genes belong to the Taenia ovis 45W gene family...
  52. ncbi Incidental video-capsule diagnosis of small-bowel Taenia saginata in a patient with recurrent hemorrhage due to angiodysplasias
    H Martines
    Department of Medical Sciences, Ospedale San Paolo, Savona, Italy
    Endoscopy 38:E35. 2006
  53. ncbi The Taenia saginata homologue of the major surface antigen of Echinococcus spp. is immunogenic and 97% identical to its Taenia solium homologue
    Luis Miguel Gonzalez
    Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Centro Nacional de Microbiologia, Ctra Majadahonda Pozuelo km 2, 2, 28220 Majadahonda Madrid, Spain
    Parasitol Res 101:1541-9. 2007
    The TEG-Tsag gene of Taenia saginata is homologous to the genes expressing the two major surface antigens of Echinococcus spp. (EM10 and EG10)...
  54. doi Bovine cysticercosis in cattle slaughtered at Awassa municipal abattoir, Ethiopia: prevalence, cyst viability, distribution and its public health implication
    F Abunna
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Hawassa University, PO Box 5, Awassa, Ethiopia
    Zoonoses Public Health 55:82-8. 2008
    ..in cattle slaughtered at Awassa municipal abattoir with the objective of determining the prevalence of Taenia saginata cysticercosis, cyst viability, distribution and its public health implication...
  55. doi Prevalence of intestinal parasites and associated risk factors among schoolchildren in Srinagar City, Kashmir, India
    Showkat Ahmad Wani
    Department of Zoology, University of Kashmir, Srinagar, India
    J Parasitol 93:1541-3. 2007
    ..4%), followed by Giardia lamblia (7.2%), Trichuris trichiura (4.9%), and Taenia saginata (3.7%)...
  56. ncbi Epidemiology and control prospects of foodborne parasitic zoonoses in the European Union
    E Pozio
    Community Reference Laboratory for Parasites, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Parassitologia 50:17-24. 2008
    ..Toxoplasma gondii, Sarcocystis hominis, Sarcocystis suishominis, Diphyllobotrium latum, Taenia solium, Taenia saginata, Opisthorchis felineus, Anisakis spp., Pseudoterranova spp., Trichinella spp...
  57. doi Distribution of Taenia saginata cysticerci in tissues of experimentally infected cattle
    Brad Scandrett
    Centre for Food borne and Animal Parasitology, Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Saskatoon Laboratory, 116 Veterinary Road, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
    Vet Parasitol 164:223-31. 2009
    Bovine cysticercosis caused by Taenia saginata is a zoonotic disease warranting routine inspection measures for the postmortem detection of cysticerci (cysts) in beef destined for human consumption...
  58. ncbi Frequency of intestinal parasites among food-handlers in Khartoum, Sudan
    M A Babiker
    Department of Microbiology and Parasitology, College of Medicine, University of Juba, Suda
    East Mediterr Health J 15:1098-104. 2009
    ..7% of food-handlers harboured intestinal helminths: Hymenolepis nana (1.6%), Schistosoma mansoni (0.7%), Taenia saginata (0.3%) and Strongyloides stercoralis (0.1%)...
  59. doi Jacalin-unbound fraction of Taenia saginata in immunodiagnosis of neurocysticercosis in human cerebrospinal fluid
    Daniela da Silva Nunes
    Departamento de Imunologia, Microbiologia e Parasitologia, Instituto de Ciencias Biomedicas, Universidade Federal de Uberlandia, Av Para 1720, Uberlandia, MG, Brazil
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 68:259-64. 2010
    ..to evaluate jacalin-bound fraction (JBF) and jacalin-unbound fraction (JUF) of the total saline extract from Taenia saginata metacestodes for human neurocysticercosis (NC) immunodiagnosis in cerebrospinal fluid...
  60. doi Investigation of an outbreak of Taenia saginata cysts (cysticercus bovis) in dairy cattle from two farms
    A M J McFadden
    Investigation and Diagnostic Centre, Wallaceville, Biosecurity New Zealand, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, P O Box 40742, Upper Hutt 5018, New Zealand
    Vet Parasitol 176:177-84. 2011
    The paper describes the epidemiological investigation carried out on two dairy farms with cattle infected with Taenia saginata cysts...
  61. doi Use of a molecular approach for the definitive diagnosis of proliferative larval mesocestoidiasis in a cat
    Abdul Jabbar
    Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria 3030, Australia
    Infect Genet Evol 12:1377-80. 2012
    ..and Taenia saginata) from previously published studies and then subjected to phylogenetic analysis...
  62. pmc A cross-sectional study of Taenia solium in a multiple taeniid-endemic region reveals competition may be protective
    James V Conlan
    School of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, Murdoch University, Murdoch, Western Australia, Australia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:281-91. 2012
    ..Thirty-five human tapeworms were recovered during the survey and 33 (94.3%) and 2 (5.7%) were identified as Taenia saginata and T. solium, respectively. Maximum-likelihood adjusted prevalence of T. solium and T...
  63. ncbi [Study on hepatocyte apoptosis of domestic pigs experimentally infected with Taenia asiatica and Taenia saginata]
    Rong Mou
    Department of Parasitology, Guiyang Medical College, Guiyang 550004, China
    Zhongguo Ji Sheng Chong Xue Yu Ji Sheng Chong Bing Za Zhi 30:367-72. 2012
    To investigate apoptosis in liver tissue of the domestic pigs infected with eggs of Taenia asiatica and Taenia saginata.
  64. doi Genotypic relationships between Taenia saginata, Taenia asiatica and their hybrids
    Kanako Yamane
    Laboratory of Veterinary Parasitology, Faculty of Agriculture, Yamaguchi University, Yamaguchi, Yamaguchi, Japan
    Parasitology 140:1595-601. 2013
    Partial sequences of the DNA polymerase delta (pold) gene from Taenia saginata-like adult worms were sequenced...
  65. pmc Routine histopathologic examination of appendectomy specimens: retrospective analysis of 1255 patients
    Arif Emre
    1 Department of Surgery, Malatya State Hospital, 44300 Malatya, Turkey
    Int Surg 98:354-62. 2013
    ..in 6, appendiceal endometriosis in 2, and 1 specimen each showed mucocele, eosinophilic infiltration, Taenia saginata parasite infection, and appendicular diverticulitis. All carcinoid tumors were located in the distal appendix...
  66. ncbi Taenia infestation in the appendix: a case report
    Aysegul Copur Cicek
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University, Rize, Turkey
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 44:959-62. 2013
    b>Taenia saginata is a zoonotic cestode causing taeniasis. Taeniasis refers to the intestinal infection with the adult stage of this tapeworm. An association between teaniasis and acute appendicitis is uncommon...
  67. pmc Rapid molecular identification of human taeniid cestodes by pyrosequencing approach
    Tongjit Thanchomnang
    Research and Diagnostic Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand Faculty of Medicine, Mahasarakham University, Mahasarakham, Thailand
    PLoS ONE 9:e100611. 2014
    b>Taenia saginata, T. solium, and T. asiatica are causative agents of taeniasis in humans. The difficulty of morphological identification of human taeniids can lead to misdiagnosis or confusion...
  68. doi Prevalence of Taenia saginata Larvae (Cysticercus bovis) in Feedlot Cattle Slaughtered in a Federal Inspection Type Abattoir in Northwest México
    Sergio Arturo Cueto González
    Cuerpo Académico en Diagnóstico de Enfermedades, Instituto de Investigaciones en Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad Autonoma de Baja California, Mexico
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 12:462-5. 2015
    ....
  69. doi Unusual clinical case: extraluminal manifestation of a tapeworm from the eviscerated midline incision in a post-surgery patient
    Ahmet Cem Dural
    Bakirkoy Dr Sadi Konuk Training and Research Hospital, Bakirkoy Istanbul, Turkey
    J Infect Dev Ctries 9:428-30. 2015
    b>Taenia saginata infestation is one of the most common cestode infestations in humans, that may cause gastrointestinal tract related complications as a result of obstruction, perforation or anastomotic leakage...
  70. pmc Spatiotemporal Expression Patterns and Antibody Reactivity of Taeniidae Endophilin B1
    Chun Seob Ahn
    Department of Molecular Parasitology, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Suwon, South Korea
    J Clin Microbiol 54:2553-62. 2016
    ..We isolated proteins homologous to endophilin B1 from T. solium, Taenia saginata, and Taenia asiatica The three Taeniidae endophilin B1 proteins shared 92.9 to 96.6% sequence identity...
  71. pmc Comparative genomics reveals adaptive evolution of Asian tapeworm in switching to a new intermediate host
    Shuai Wang
    State Key Laboratory of Veterinary Etiological Biology, Key Laboratory of Veterinary Parasitology of Gansu Province, Lanzhou Veterinary Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Lanzhou, Gansu 730046, China
    Nat Commun 7:12845. 2016
    b>Taenia saginata, Taenia solium and Taenia asiatica (beef, pork and Asian tapeworms, respectively) are parasitic flatworms of major public health and food safety importance. Among them, T...
  72. ncbi Usefulness of gel filtration fraction as potential biomarker for neurocysticercosis in serum: towards a new diagnostic tool
    D S Nunes
    Instituto de Ciencias Biomedicas, Universidade Federal de Uberlandia, Av Para 1720, 38400 902, Uberlandia, MG, Brazil
    Parasitology . 2016
    ..after gel filtration chromatography [gel filtration fraction (GFF)] from the total saline extract (SE) from Taenia saginata metacestodes, followed by protein identification and application in immunodiagnostic...
  73. doi Regulatory Issues Associated with Preharvest Food Safety: European Union Perspective
    Lis Alban
    Danish Agriculture and Food Council, DK 1609 Copenhagen V, Denmark
    Microbiol Spectr 4:. 2016
    ..Moreover, Cysticercus bovis/Taenia saginata, Toxoplasma, Yersinia, verotoxigenic/shigatoxigenic Escherichia coli, Listeria, and foodborne viruses are ..
  74. ncbi [Parasitological risks--from animal husbandry to food and humans]
    T Schnieder
    Institut für Parasitologie, Zentrum für Infektionsmedizin, Tierarztliche Hochschule Hannover
    Dtsch Tierarztl Wochenschr 110:326-8. 2003
    ..Tapeworm infections with Taenia saginata are more frequent than reported in the official statistics...
  75. ncbi Identification of Echinococcus granulosus eggs
    Marta Cabrera
    Departamento de Parasitologi a Instituto Nacional de Enfermedades Infecciosas Dr Carlos G Malbrán, Av Velez Sarsfield 563 1281, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 44:29-34. 2002
    ..The fragment is not present in the DNA from Echinococcus multilocularis, Taenia hydatigena, Taenia saginata, Diphyll-obothrium latum, and Hymenolepis nana...
  76. ncbi Taenia saginata derived synthetic peptides with potential for the diagnosis of bovine cysticercosis
    E Ferrer
    Institute for Animal Health, Pirbright Laboratory, Ash Road, Pirbright, Woking, Surrey GU24 ONF, UK
    Vet Parasitol 111:83-94. 2003
    ..The antigenicity of six peptides derived from four potentially protective molecules cloned from a Taenia saginata oncospheres cDNA library have been evaluated as targets for the specific diagnosis of bovine cysticercosis...
  77. ncbi [Identification of Taenia saginata by mtCO I in four areas of Yunnan and Guizhou provinces]
    Zheng Rong Wang
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Guiyang Medical College, Guiyang 550004
    Zhongguo Ji Sheng Chong Xue Yu Ji Sheng Chong Bing Za Zhi 21:20-3. 2003
    To identify the types of Taenia saginata isolated from Dali of Yunnan Province, and from Duyun and Congjiang of Guizhou Province.
  78. ncbi [Epidemiological investigation of Taenia saginata asiatica in Duyun, Guizhou and detection of amino acids and elements of adult worms]
    Yan Chen
    Department of Parasitology, Guiyang Medical College, Guiyang 550004
    Zhongguo Ji Sheng Chong Xue Yu Ji Sheng Chong Bing Za Zhi 21:311-3. 2003
    ..To study epidemiological factors of taeniasis and to detect amino acid and element components of adult worms in Duyun of Guizhou Province...
  79. ncbi Wrapping the alpha-crystallin domain fold in a chaperone assembly
    Robin Stamler
    Department of Crystallography, Birkbeck College, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HX, UK
    J Mol Biol 353:68-79. 2005
    ..Here, the 2.5A resolution structure of an sHsp from the parasitic flatworm Taenia saginata Tsp36, the first metazoan crystal structure, shows a new mode of dimerization involving N-terminal regions, ..
  80. doi Detection of human taeniases in Tibetan endemic areas, China
    Tiaoying Li
    Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Sichuan Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chengdu 610041, Sichuan, China
    Parasitology 140:1602-7. 2013
    ..expulsion within the previous one year showed an overall positive detection rate of more than 80% for Taenia saginata, T. solium and T. asiatica. The positive detection rate was similar for T. saginata and T. solium...
  81. ncbi [Cestode infections in Poland in 1999]
    W Płonka
    Zakład Parazytologii Lekarskiej Państwowego Zakładu Higieny Ul Chocimska 24, 00 791 Warszawa
    Przegl Epidemiol 55:159-63. 2001
    In 1999, 437 intestinal cestode cases were registered in Poland. Among them 369 were caused by Taenia saginata, 7 by T. solium, 35 by Taenia sp...
  82. ncbi Visual diagnosis of Taenia saginata cysticercosis during meat inspection: is it unequivocal?
    S Abuseir
    Centre for Food Science, Institute for Food Quality and Safety, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Bischofsholer Damm 15, 30173, Hannover, Germany
    Parasitol Res 99:405-9. 2006
    ..The first, HDP1, was able to detect 200 fg of Taenia saginata DNA and 100 pg of C. bovis DNA. The other primer set, HDP2, was able to detect 1 pg of T...
  83. pmc Differentiating Taenia eggs found in human stools: does Ziehl-Neelsen staining help?
    Juan A Jimenez
    Department of Microbiology, School of Sciences, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Trop Med Int Health 15:1077-81. 2010
    To determine whether Ziehl-Neelsen staining can differentiate Taenia solium from Taenia saginata eggs.
  84. ncbi Parasitic infection of the digestive tract in children in a regional hospital center in Gharb (Kenitra, Morroco): some epidemiological features
    Y El Guamri
    Faculty of Science, University Ibn Tofail, BP 133, 14000 Kenitra, Morocco
    East Afr J Public Health 8:250-7. 2011
    ..9%), Trichuris trichiura (10.2%), Hymenolepis nana (3.8%) and Taenia saginata (2.5%)...
  85. ncbi Taenia saginata a rare cause of acute cholangitis: a case report
    O Uygur-Bayramicli
    Department of Gastroenterology Maltepe Universit School of Medicine, Istanbul
    Acta Clin Belg 67:436-7. 2012
    Parasitic infestations of the galdbladder and biliary tract are quite rare. Taenia saginata is an intestinal helmint and patients harbouring adult T.saginata tapeworms are mostly asymptomatic and discharge only fecal proglottids...
  86. doi Taenia saginata metacestode antigenic fractions obtained by ion-exchange chromatography: potential source of immunodominant markers applicable in the immunodiagnosis of human neurocysticercosis
    Daniela da Silva Nunes
    Laboratório de Diagnóstico de Parasitoses, Instituto de Ciencias Biomedicas, Universidade Federal de Uberlandia, 38400 902, Uberlandia, MG, Brazil
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 76:36-41. 2013
    ..study was to fractionate and partially characterize fractions obtained from the total saline extract (SE) of Taenia saginata metacestodes after ion-exchange procedure in carboxymethyl sepharose (CM) and diethylaminoethyl sepharose (..
  87. ncbi A study of prevalence of Taenia infestation and associated risk factors among the school children of Dharan
    R B Sah
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, B P Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal
    Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 10:14-7. 2012
    Taenia prevalence has remained high among certain ethnic groups and occupational diseases in Nepal. Taenia saginata and Taenia solium species are worldwide in distribution...
  88. pmc State of the art of Taenia solium as compared to Taenia asiatica
    Ana Flisser
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico 04510 DF, Mexico
    Korean J Parasitol 51:43-9. 2013
    Three species of tapeworms infect humans in their adult stage (Taenia solium, Taenia saginata and Taenia asiatica)...
  89. doi Multi-test analysis and model-based estimation of the prevalence of Taenia saginata cysticercus infection in naturally infected dairy cows in the absence of a 'gold standard' reference test
    R M Eichenberger
    Institute of Parasitology, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 266a, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Int J Parasitol 43:853-9. 2013
    ..ELISAs) and of the obligatory European Union-approved routine visual meat inspection for the detection of Taenia saginata cysticercosis were investigated...
  90. doi Characterization of microRNAs in Taenia saginata of zoonotic significance by Solexa deep sequencing and bioinformatics analysis
    L Ai
    National Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Laboratory of Parasite and Vector Biology, Ministry of Health, WHO Collaborating Center for Malaria, Schistosomiasis and Filariasis, Shanghai, 200025, Peoples Republic of China
    Parasitol Res 110:2373-8. 2012
    The beef tapeworm Taenia saginata infects human beings with symptoms ranging from nausea, abdominal discomfort to digestive disturbances and intestinal blockage. In the present study, microRNA (miRNA) expressing profile in adult T...
  91. doi Taenia saginata: failure treatment in a child with 5-year long-lasting infection
    Adrián Márquez-Navarro
    Department of Parasitology, National School of Biological Sciences IPN, Mexico, DF
    Gastroenterol Nurs 35:125-7. 2012
    ..In addition, improvements in the habits among individuals must be addressed to avoid the increased risk of infection...
  92. doi 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
    ..recovered from 35 carriers, 9, 1, and 41 samples were identified as Taenia solium, Taenia asiatica and Taenia saginata, respectively. Same results were obtained afterwards in the laboratory, except one sample...
  93. doi [The distribution of intestinal parasites in people admitted to the Yüzüncü Yıl University Parasitology Laboratory of Health Research and Training Hospital, in 2009]
    Hasan Yilmaz
    Yuzuncu Yil Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Parazitoloji Anabilim Dali, Van, Turkiye
    Turkiye Parazitol Derg 36:105-8. 2012
    ..This study was performed to present the distribution of intestinal parasites in parients admitted to the Parasitology Laboratory of the Health Research and Training Hospital of Yüzüncü Yıl University in 2009...
  94. ncbi Treatment of human taeniasis in the Philippines: a review
    A C Cruz
    Department of Parasitology, College of Public Health, University of the Philippines, Manila
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 22:271-4. 1991
    ..62% for mebendazole are reported. Aside from these studies, recent experience in the treatment of Taenia saginata infections at the Department of Parasitology, College of Public Health, is also reported...
  95. ncbi Identification of antigens for use in immunodiagnosis of Taenia saginata cysticercosis
    E I Kamanga Sollo
    Department of Public Health, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Nairobi, Kenya
    Res Vet Sci 50:162-9. 1991
    Fifteen metacestode antigens from Taenia saginata were defined by Laurell crossed immunoelectrophoresis and investigated for their potential use in immunodiagnosis of bovine cysticercosis...
  96. ncbi Effectiveness of praziquantel against Taenia saginata infections in Ethiopia
    T M Tesfa Yohannes
    Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 84:581-5. 1990
    Twenty-six individuals infected with Taenia saginata, 18 males and eight females ranging in age from 19-46 years, were treated successfully by a single oral dose of praziquantel at 10 mg kg-1 body weight...
  97. ncbi Ecological effect of Taenia saginata in beef imported from a high prevalence area into Norway
    E Skjerve
    Department of Pharmacology, Microbiology, and Food Hygiene, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Oslo
    J Food Prot 62:1320-5. 1999
    ..model was used to assess the long-term effect of importing beef from an area with a high prevalence of Taenia saginata among cattle. The input of the model was from a Monte Carlo simulation model...
  98. ncbi Sero-epidemiological study of Taenia saginata cysticercosis in Belgian cattle
    P Dorny
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, Prince Leopold Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Vet Parasitol 88:43-9. 2000
    A sero-epidemiological survey of Taenia saginata cysticercosis was carried out to determine the prevalence of the infection in cattle presented for slaughter in Belgium...
  99. pmc Rodent model for long-term maintenance and development of the viable cysticerci of Taenia saginata asiatica
    I C Wang
    Institute and Department of Parasitology, National Yangming University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Korean J Parasitol 38:237-44. 2000
    Although oncospheres of Taenia saginata asiatica can develop into cysticerci in immunodeficiency, immunosuppressed, and normal mice, no detailed information on the development features of these cysticerci from SCID mice is available...
  100. ncbi Evaluation of taeniasis prevalence in the area supervised by the Provincial Sanitary-Epidemiological Unit in Szczecin between 1994 and 1998
    E Król-Pakulska
    Department of Emergency and Disaster Medicine, Pomeranian Medical University, Szczecin, Poland
    Med Sci Monit 6:746-50. 2000
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the prevalence of taeniasis in population supervised by the Provincial Sanitary-Epidemiological Unit in Szczecin between 1994 and 1998...
  101. ncbi Evaluation of an antigen from Taenia crassiceps cysticercus for the serodiagnosis of neurocysticercosis
    Regina H S Peralta
    Departamento de Patologia, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Niteroi, RJ, Brazil
    Acta Trop 83:159-68. 2002
    ..samples from the control group were negative in ELISA-gp14Tcra and only one serum from an individual with Taenia saginata was reactive in this assay, showing a specificity of 99% for ELISA-gp14Tcra...

Research Grants2

  1. PET AND THE BLOOD BRAIN BARRIER IN HUMAN EPILEPSY
    EAIN CORNFORD; Fiscal Year: 2002
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  2. Blood-brain barrier gene delivery in knock-out mice.
    EAIN CORNFORD; Fiscal Year: 2005
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Patents2

  1. Test agent and method for imago infection of Taenia solium and Taenia saginata
    Patent Number: JP2005265510-A; Date:2005-09-29
  2. Test agent and method for imago infection of Taenia solium and Taenia saginata
    Patent Number: WO2005090989-A; Date:2005-09-29