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Searching is based on the 'Atlas of Parasitology' of Dr.Shoji Uga.which is mirrored below.  There are  'Parasites & Parasitological Resources' including 'Life Cycles' and individual 'Parasite Home Pages' in the tables below..

Please submit a link to parasite@soton.ac.uk

Parasite genome databases, research and computing resources

Links directory by species and location:

I Protozoa (Intestinal and urogenital) II Protozoa Blood and Tissue
III Helminths (Intestinal) (Nematodes and Platyhelminths) IV Helminths Blood and Tissue (Nematodes and Platyhelminths)

I Protozoa (Intestinal and urogenital)

ENTAMOEBA

Parasitological Resources' Entamoeba  page         USFDA

Entamoeba histolytica
Entamoeba coli PDF 452K Document
Dr.Shoji Uga.

The Entamoeba Homepage. by Graham Clark

Pictures : Ulcer and liver abscess

GIARDIA

'Parasitological Resources' Giardia Page
Giardia lamblia PDF 357K Document
Dr.Shoji Uga. USFDA

 

NAEGLERIA

Naegleria species                    USFDA

CRYPTOSPORIDIUM

Parasitological Resources' Cryptosporidium Page  USFDA

Cryptosporidium species PDF 357K DocumentDr.S. Uga.

Cryptosporidium Research - by Steve Upton

ISOSPORA

Isospora species

CYCLOSPORA

Cyclospora cayatenensis

BALANTIDIUM

Parasitological Resources' Balantidium page
Balantidium coli PDF 287K Document
Dr.Shoji Uga.

 

 

 

BLASTOCYSTIS

Blastocystis hominis Dr.Shoji Uga.

TRICHOMONAS

Parasitological Resources' Trichomonas page

Trichomonas vaginalis PDF 130K Document Dr.S. Uga.'

 

 

II Protozoa Blood and Tissue                         Enzyme Structures as Key Targets.William Hunter

 

PLASMODIUM

Parasitological Resources' Plasmodium page

WHO Malaria Control

Plasmodium species 508K PDF Document Dr.Shoji Uga.

Directory of Parasitologists Malaria Database - A repository of scientific information about malaria parasites, particularly Plasmodium falciparum.

TOXOPLASMA

'Parasitological Resources' Toxoplasma  page

Toxoplasma gondii 452K PDF Document Dr.Shoji Uga.

Toxoplasma Boris Striepen's homepage

Another Toxoplasmosis site with pictures: examples below:

Pseudocyst filled with bradyzoites
Tachyzoites: Giemsa stain
Pseudocyst filled with bradyzoites: Giemsa stain
More bradyzoites: Giemsa stain

The Pasteur Institute             An excellent set of Trypanosome : Leishmania resources
LEISHMANIA

'Parasitological Resources' Leishmania page

 

BLOOD, BONE
MARROW, SPLEEN
AND LIVER PARASITES
ZOOMASTIGOPHOREA Order:
Kinetoplastida The Leishmania   species

 

Image collection Utah parasites, vectors and maps.

WHO Leishmaniasis control

Leishmania Genome Network

Leishmania species Dr.Shoji Uga.

Trypanosomatid (Leishmania) growth Jeremy Mottram

Molecular Biology and Glycobiology      Mike Ferguson

Manifestations/vectors

 

 

 

 

 

TRYPANOSOMA

TRYPLINK-L
trypanosome
discussion list

Parasitological Resources' Trypanosoma page

WHO Trypanosomiasis Control

PAAT A massive collection of links - all about Trypanosomes

Trypanosoma brucei Genome Project

Trypanosoma species 270K PDF Document Dr.Shoji Uga.

Trypanosome Research Links   a hot site with many links.

Trypanosome Biology:  David Barry, Richard McCullough

Trypanosome Genetics Andy Tait

Trypanothione metabolism  Alan Fairlamb

5' cap structures James Bangs

The guide RNA database H. Ulrich Göringer

African Trypanosomes and Their Unique
Receptors
    Jayne Raper, Ph.D.

Differentiation of the African trypanosome
Keith Matthews

Trypanosome evolution J.R. Stevens Bristol U.K.

Immuno-flourescence photograph of  heterotypes of
African trypanosomes undergoing antigenic variation.

EU Concerted Action "Integrated Control of Pathogenic Trypanosomes and their Vectors" Designed to coordinate the international community in the control of African Trypanosomiasis.

PARASITOLOGY IMAGES Dr. Harmon's Collection

 

CHAGAS DISEASE

Trypanosoma cruzi WHO Chagas Disease Elimination

Trypanosoma brucei
Genome Network

The Trypanosoma cruzi  Genome Initiative

Diagnostic test by Larry Simpson

Kinetoplastida (Leishmania and Trypanosoma) RNA Editing:

Kinetoplast minicircle database        General RNA editing

Guide RNA sequence database      Edited sequence database

U-insertion and deletion

 

III Helminths (Intestinal)


Nematodes            

WHO Intestinal Parasites Control Nematode cuticle and Prolyl Isomerases
ASCARIS

'Parasitological Resources'  Ascaris page

Ascaris lumbricoides PDF 132K Document

'Wormland' page on Ascaris by David. Brownlee

Ascarids: University College Davis

USFDA

TRICHURIS

'Parasitological Resources' Trichuris page

Trichuris trichiura
Trichuris vulpis PDF  347K Document
Dr.Shoji Uga.

 

 

'HOOKWORMS

Parasitological Resources'  Ancylostoma and Necator page

Hookworm (Ancylostoma and Necator) PDF 413K Document Dr.Shoji Uga.

STRONGYLOIDES

Parasitological Resources' Strongyloides page

Strogyloides stercoralis
Enterobius vermicularis PDF 273K Document
Dr.S. Uga.

Platyhelminths

TAENIA

'Parasitological Resources' Taenia page

Taenia species
284K  PDF Document
Dr.Shoji Uga.

HYMENOLEPIS NANA

'Parasitological resources' Hymenolepis nana page

Hymenolepis nana 228K  PDF Document Dr.Shoji Uga.

 

DIPHYLOBOTHRIUM

'Parasitological Resources' Diphylobothrium  page

Diphylobothrium latum 343K  PDF Document Dr.S.Uga.

USFDA

HYMENOLEPIS DIMINUTA as a teaching example

'Parasitological resources' Hymenolepis diminuta page

Hymenolepis diminuta

IV Helminths Blood and Tissue

Nematodes

TOXOCARA

'Parasitological Resources' Toxocara page


Toxocara species
445K PDF Document
Dr.Shoji Uga.

Research papers     

TRICHINELLA

Trichinella spiralis PDF Document Dr.Shoji Uga.

'Parasitological Resources'  Trichinella page

The Trichinella page by 'Gold & Despommier'

 

WUCHERARIA

'Parasitological Resources' Wucheraria  page

Wuchereria bancrofti & Brugia malayi
326K PDF Document
Dr.Shoji Uga.

GENERAL FILARIASIS

WHO Lymphatic filariasis elimination

FilGenNet   Filariasis Network Page

Bibliographies on filarial nematodes, especially Onchocerca , Wuchereria, Loa and Brugia,

DRACUNCULUS

WHO Dracunculiasis Eradication

WHO Press release 1998 109 coutries free of  Dracunculiasis

ONCHOCERCA

OnchoNet the Edna McConnell Clark
sponsored onchocerciasis information repository including:

Antigens, serum, cDNA and genomic libraries,
researchers currently working on onchocerciasis,
"News" and reference pages on the biology and pathology of Onchocerca infection.

 

 

CAPILARIA & ANGIOSTRONGYLUS

Parasitological Resources' Capilaria  page

Capilaria hepatica
Angiostrongylus cantonensis
417K PDF Document
Dr.Shoji Uga.

 

OTHERS

Gnathostoma spinigerum
Spirometra erinacei
350K PDF Document
Dr.Shoji Uga.

ANISAKIS
'Parasitological Resources' Anisakis page
Anisakis species 270K PDF Document
Dr.Shoji Uga.

USFDA

Platyhelminths

 

FASCIOLA

Fascioliasis Fasciola hepatica and gigantica

Parasitological Resources' Fasciola page

Fasciola species PDF Document

Fasciola Home Page by Clive Bennett

 

OTHERS:

Heterophyes heterophyes
210K PDF Document
Dr.Shoji Uga.

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SCHISTOSOMA

Parasitological Resources Schistosoma page
Schistosoma species 473K PDF Document
Dr.Shoji Uga.

'Wormland' Schistosoma Home Page

WHO Schistosomiasis Control

Sex and Schistosomes by Werner Kunz

Vaccine Research   by Donald Harn

Schistosome Group: Prague

CLONORCHIS

'Parasitological Resources' Clonorchis  page

Clonorchis sinensis
Metagonimus yokogawai
259K PDF Document
Dr.Shoji Uga.

PARAGONIMUS

'Parasitological Resources' Paragonimus page

Paragonimus westermani
Paragonimus miyazakii
396K PDF Document
Dr.Shoji Uga.

ECHINOCOCCUS Echinococcus granulosus  (Obligatory developmental phase in dogs)
Molecular Biology of Echinococcus 'Parasite Resources' page
Images list Echinonet (WHO EchinoNews)
Echinococcus granulosus
Echinococcus multilocularis
410K PDF Document
Dr.Shoji Uga.
The Zoonosis links

Other endo-parasitology links

Literature searching is via Clini-web International for a range of endoparasites.

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