Effects of RNAi Feeding Experiments To Silence the lgx-1 and F48E3.8 genes of Caenorhabditis elegans

Brand, Kenneth J.
2011

Lymphatic filariasis affects a large area of the world and current preventative therapies are unable to control and eradicate it. Both ivermectin and DEC, the current drug treatments, are becoming less desirable because of an increased resistance by adult female worms and harmful side effects to human hosts, respectively (Babu et al., 2006; Osei-Atweneboana et al., 2011). The structural polymer,... read more

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Elephantiasis
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