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- Zou, Feng-Cai, et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Biotechnology Advances 2012 v.30 no.6 pp. 1381-1389
- Schistosoma; antiparasitic agents; control methods; diagnostic techniques; epidemiology; flukes; genetic variation; image analysis; mass spectrometry; morbidity; mortality; nucleic acids; people; phylogeny; polymerase chain reaction; risk; schistosomiasis
- ... Schistosomiasis is a serious parasitic disease caused by blood-dwelling flukes of the genus Schistosoma. Throughout the world, schistosomiasis is associated with high rates of morbidity and mortality, with close to 800million people at risk of infection. Precise methods for identification of Schistosoma species and diagnosis of schistosomiasis are crucial for an enhanced understanding of parasite ...