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- Luo, Xiaofeng; Zhu, Yuxiao; Liu, Ran; Song, Jingwei; Zhang, Fan; Zhang, Wenyue; Xu, Zhipeng; Hou, Min; Yang, Bingya; Chen, Lin; Ji, Minjun
- Parasites & vectors 2017 v.10 no.1 pp. 453
- physiological state, etc ; Schistosoma japonicum; animal models; antigens; drug therapy; eggs; epidemiological studies; genes; glucose; glucose tolerance; homeostasis; insulin; insulin resistance; interleukin-13; liver; metabolic syndrome; mice; praziquantel; regression analysis; China; Show all 20 Subjects
- ... BACKGROUND: Epidemiological studies in China have revealed that Schistosoma japonicum infection is inversely correlated with metabolic syndrome, even after repeated chemotherapy with praziquantel (PZQ). We investigated the effect of chronic S. japonicum infection, PZQ chemotherapy, and soluble egg antigen (SEA) treatment on whole-body metabolic homeostasis and hepatic insulin sensitivity in mouse ...
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