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2013-04-25 23:03:04

A new article in The Journal of Parasitology features a study on schistosomiasis vaccine research. The researchers hypothesized that attacking ESP-induced immune responses would lead to almost total elimination of the parasite. Lawrence, KS (PRWEB) April 25, 2013 Nearly 800 million people, mostly children, are at risk for schistosomiasis, a widespread parasitic disease found in more than 75 developing countries. Although drug treatment is effective, it does not prevent reinfection. Research...


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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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