Micronutrient malnutrition and susceptibility to GI Nematode infection: The role of nutritional status on reinfection rates in Panamanian preschool children
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Entamoeba histolytica cysteine proteases facilitate parasite invasion of the colon by disrupting the colonic mucus barrier
1. David Lin: The function of P-glycoprotein in nematodes. 2. Amy Stillar: The effects of pathogens on tight junction proteins
Dr Elodie Ghedin, TIGR, Rockville, Md.
1. Manigandan Lejeune: Role of prostaglandin E2 in the maintenance of intestinal epithelial barrier function. 2. Rémi-Martin Laberge: ABCG2 as a multidrug transporter target
Dr Robert Poulin, Dept of Zoology, University of Otago, New Zealand
Dr Jozef Vercruysse, Laboratory of Parasitology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University
1. Catherine Ivory: CpG ODN adjuvant enhances the immunogenicity of a Gal-lectin vaccine. 2. Anne-Claude Bourgeois: Trace elements and nematode infections
Structural and functional characterization of the PST-1 glycosomal protein import pathway in the parasite Leishmania donovani