Experts and Doctors on parasitemia in Obihiro, Hokkaido, Japan
Locale: Obihiro, Hokkaido, Japan
Inoue M, Xuan X, Fujisaki K, Igarashi I, Suzuki H. Short report: role of type I/II scavenger receptors in malarial infection in C57BL/6J mice. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2006;75:178-81 pubmed
Terkawi M, Aboge G, Jia H, Goo Y, Ooka H, Yamagishi J, et al
. Molecular and immunological characterization of Babesia gibsoni and Babesia microti heat shock protein-70. Parasite Immunol. 2009;31:328-40 pubmed publisher
..Taken together, these results emphasize the potential of HSP-70s as a molecular adjuvant vaccine...
Suzuki T, Ueta Y, Inoue N, Xuan X, Saitoh H, Suzuki H. Beneficial effect of erythropoietin administration on murine infection with Trypanosoma congolense. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2006;74:1020-5 pubmed
..These results, taken together, indicate that erythropoietin administration is effective for the treatment of T. congolense infection...
Herbas M, Ueta Y, Ichikawa C, Chiba M, Ishibashi K, Shichiri M, et al
. Alpha-tocopherol transfer protein disruption confers resistance to malarial infection in mice. Malar J. 2010;9:101 pubmed publisher
..However, mechanisms of this Plasmodium inhibition, in addition to means by which to exploit this finding as a therapeutic strategy, remain unclear...
Herbas M, Suzuki H. Vitamin C deficiency fails to protect mice from malaria. Exp Anim. 2010;59:239-43 pubmed
..The results indicate that deficiency of vitamin C might not affect the development of the malaria parasite in mice. ..
Ueno A, Terkawi M, Yokoyama M, Cao S, Aboge G, Aboulaila M, et al
. Farsenyl pyrophosphate synthase is a potential molecular drug target of risedronate in Babesia bovis. Parasitol Int. 2013;62:189-92 pubmed publisher
..02±0.91?M). No regrowth of B. bovis was observed at 10?M of risedronate in the subsequent viability test. These results demonstrate that BbFPPS is the molecular target of risedronate, which could inhibit the in vitro growth of B. bovis. ..