Impact of Enterobius vermicularis infection and mebendazole treatment on intestinal microbiota and host immune response

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Yang, Chin-An; Liang, Chao; Lin, Chia-Li; Hsiao, Chiung-Tzu; Peng, Ching-Tien; Lin, Hung-Chih; Chang, Jan-Gowth;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science
  • Journal: PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases,volume 11,issue 9 (issn: 1935-2727, eissn: 1935-2735)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005963, pmc: PMC5629029
  • Subject: Research Article | Gastrointestinal Tract | Bacteria | Parasitic Intestinal Diseases | Anatomy | Fusobacterium Infections | Infectious Diseases | Gut Bacteria | Genetics | Immune Response | Enterobiasis | Genomics | Immunology | Biology and Life Sciences | Microbiology | Pulmonology | Microbiome | Microbial Genomics | Respiratory Infections | Bacterial Diseases | Medical Microbiology | RC955-962 | RA1-1270 | Public aspects of medicine | Bifidobacterium | Organisms | Parasitic Diseases | Medicine and Health Sciences | Arctic medicine. Tropical medicine
    mesheuropmc: digestive system | fluids and secretions

Background Previous studies on the association of enterobiasis and chronic inflammatory diseases have revealed contradictory results. The interaction of Enterobius vermicularis infection in particular with gut microbiota and induced immune responses has never been thoro... View more
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