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Research & Reviews  2,231 results

Application of kNN and SVM to predict the prognosis of advanced schistosomiasis.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00436-022-07583-8 10.1038/s41598-021-94422-y 10.1136/bmj.d2651 10.1186/s12859-015-0633-x 10.1016/j.ijpara.2021.03.004 10.1186/s12967-020-02353-5 10.1016/j.ebiom.2019.08.028 10.1371/journal.pntd.0006262 10.1371/journal.pntd.0008635 10.1177/1460458216655188 10.1016/j.compbiomed.2015.05.015 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0415-15.2015 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004493
Parasitology Research; Zhou X, Wang H et. al.

Jun 30th, 2022 - Predictive models for prognosis of small sample advanced schistosomiasis patients have not been well studied. We aimed to construct prognostic predictive models of small sample advanced schistosomiasis patients using two machine learning algorithm...

Frequency distribution of cytokine and associated transcription factor single nucleotid...
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Hanton AJ, Scott F et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - Cytokines mediate T-helper (TH) responses that are crucial for determining the course of infection and disease. The expression of cytokines is regulated by transcription factors (TFs). Here we present the frequencies of single nucleotide polymorph...

One Health approach to improve the malaria elimination programme in Henan Province.
Advances in Parasitology; Liu Y, He ZQ et. al.

Jun 26th, 2022 - One Health is a collaborative, multi-sectoral, trans-disciplinary approach with the goal of achieving optimal health outcomes by recognizing the interconnection between people, animals, plants, and the environment and determining how this relates ...

Effects of Structurally Different HDAC Inhibitors against Trypanosoma cruzi, Leishmania...
ACS Infectious Diseases; Di Bello E, Noce B et. al.

Jun 23rd, 2022 - Neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), including trypanosomiasis, leishmaniasis, and schistosomiasis, result in a significant burden in terms of morbidity and mortality worldwide every year. Current antiparasitic drugs suffer from several limitations...

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Drugs  2 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  85 results

Praziquantel in Children Under Age 4

May 20th, 2022 - Over 200 million individuals worldwide are infected with one of three predominant species of schistosomes, with over half of infections occurring in children.1 Recent studies have highlighted the fact that many children experience their first infe...

Feasibility and Safety of Combining Anti-malarial With Deworming Drugs in African Children

Apr 29th, 2022 - Malaria remains a major health problem, especially in sub-Saharan Africa where more than 90% of the disease and deaths occur in children. Adding to this high burden among the children is the co-existence of intestinal and genito-urinary worms. Pro...

Adoption of L-PZQ for Schistosomiasis by Endemic Counties - Social Science Research Study

Apr 28th, 2022 - In many African countries, the worm disease schistosomiasis, also known as bilharzia, is a serious problem that affects the health of many people. An estimated 50 million pre-school children in sub-Saharan Africa are affected, but are currently ex...

Seropositivity and Adverse Birth Events in Migrants From Bilharzia-endemic Areas

Apr 14th, 2022 - Schistosomiasis is a widespread helminthic infection, with an estimated 249 million people in 78 countries requiring preventive treatment each year. This infection has a significant association with morbidity worldwide. Earlier studies performed i...

Circulating Cathodic Antigen Test Compared to Microscopy for Diagnosis of Urinary Schistosomiasis in Sohag

Apr 8th, 2022 - Schistosomiasis is a chronic infection endemic in 74 tropical and sub-tropical countries. Sub-Saharan Africa carries the highest burden (90%) of schistosomiasis which caused by both Schistosoma mansoni and Schistosoma haematobium. The prevalence o...

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News  25 results

Tropical Worm Disease Drug for Preschoolers Shown to Work in Africa Trial

Nov 17th, 2021 - FRANKFURT (Reuters) - An adjusted version of an established drug against schistosomiasis, a tropical parasitic worm disease, has been shown to work in preschool children, likely offering a cure for millions, Germany's Merck KGaA said. In a late-st...

BCL-2 Emerges as an Attractive Target in Solid and Hematologic Cancers

Dec 5th, 2020 - The gene encoding B-cell lymphoma-2 (BCL-2) was identified more than 30 years ago in a patient with follicular lymphoma (FL) who had a chromosomal translocation that led to dysregulated BCL-2 expression.1 When the BCL-2 gene product was reported t...

What Neglected Tropical Diseases Teach Us About Stigma
Aileen Y. Chang, MD, Maria T. Ochoa, MD

Oct 3rd, 2019 - Neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) are a group of 20 diseases that typically are chronic and cause long-term disability, which negatively impacts work productivity, child survival, and school performance and attendance with adverse effect on futur.

What Neglected Tropical Diseases Teach Us About Stigma
Aileen Y. Chang, MD, Maria T. Ochoa, MD

Oct 3rd, 2019 - Neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) are a group of 20 diseases that typically are chronic and cause long-term disability, which negatively impacts work productivity, child survival, and school performance and attendance with adverse effect on futur.

Ebola in the DRC: Will New Tx Bring Hope in the New Year?

Jan 7th, 2019 - The latest Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo continues to rage on, with no end in sight. In this exclusive MedPage Today video, two infectious disease experts -- Peter Hotez, MD, of Baylor College of Medicine in Houston and An...

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