One of the most insidious ways that parasitic diseases
such as malaria and toxoplasmosis wreak their havoc is by hijacking their host's natural cellular processes, turning self against self.
cruzi-positive donors (or their physicians) have contacted the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for treatment consultations, said the authors of the letter--Kelly Stimpert, of the Atlanta Research and Education Foundation in Atlanta, GA, and the Parasitic Disease
Branch of the CDC, and Susan Montgomery, also of the agency's Parasitic Disease
In an address to the symposium, Asami said Japan together with other developed countries had succeeded in fighting parasitic diseases
and asked developing nations to learn from such experiences.
Due to the nature of living and working on farms, sheep dogs are at an increased risk of parasitic disease
The campaigns allowed to resuce the parasitic disease
incidence rate from 70% to 5.
TO) revealed on Monday the extension of US Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA) goal date for its new drug application (NDA) for Impavido (miltefosine) for the treatment of cutaneous, mucosal and visceral leishmaniasis, a parasitic disease
Washington, May 24 (ANI): A study of about 25 percent of mummies from along the Nile have revealed that how age-old irrigation techniques might have boosted the plague of schistosomiasis, a water-borne parasitic disease
that infects an estimated 200 million people today.
A filtration and UV light system has being installed to test for the waterborne parasitic disease
and prevent it affecting the racecourse.
Last year, two heart transplant patients at different Los Angeles hospitals contracted the parasitic disease
, called Chagas, causing health authorities to issue a national bulletin.
Judy Teale, an immunologist investigating neurocystercercosis, a parasitic disease
of the brain found in Latin America, is also studying the immune response to Francisella tularensis, considered to be a potential bioterrorism weapon;
malaria is a life-threatening parasitic disease
transmitted by mosquitoes.
The sixth patient was not cured, but treatment temporarily eradicated his potentially life-threatening parasitic disease
, the investigators reported (Clin.