A community-based longitudinal study was performed in the Eastern Province of Zambia, in which repeated serological
samplings were done to determine the incidence of human cysticercosis. Three sampling rounds were carried ...
Human neurocysticercosis, caused by the larval
stage of the tapeworm Taenia solium, is an important neurological
disorder reported as a major cause of epilepsy. An
important risk factor for neurocysticercosis is the ...
Mwape, Kabemba E.; Phiri, I.K.; Praet, Nicolas; Dorny, Pierre; Muma, John B.; Zulu, Gideon; Speybroeck, Niko; Gabriel, Sarah(American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2015)
Taenia solium taeniasis/cysticercosis is an important public health problem occurring mainly in developing
countries. This work aimed to study the determinants of human T. solium infections in the Eastern province of ...
Gabriel, Sarah; Phiri, I.K.; Dorny, P.; Vercruysse, J.; Boomker, Jacob Diederik Frederik(Published jointly by the Agricultural Research Council, ARC-Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute and the Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria., 2001)
While surveys in Southern Africa indicate anthelmintic resistance of
gastrointestinal nematodes to be common in small ruminants in South
Africa, Kenya and Zimbabwe, there have been no reports of resistance in
Thys, Séverine; Mwape, Kabemba Evans; Lefevre, Pierre; Dorny, P.; Marcotty, Tanguy; Phiri, Andrew M.; Phiri, I.K.; Gabriel, Sarah; Gyapong, Margaret(Public Library of Science, 2015-03-04)
Taenia solium cysticercosis is a neglected parasitic zoonosis occurring in many developing
countries. Socio-cultural determinants related to its control remain unclear. Studies in Africa
have shown that the underuse of ...