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Cytopathogenicity of Entamoeba histolytica: hemolytic activity of trophozoite homogenates.
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PMID:  7369439     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
In in vitro assays the hemolytic activity of total homogenates of trophozoites of seven strains of amebae were tested for specificity and potency against the erythrocytes of eight mammalian species. The species of Entamoeba included in the tests were E. histolytica, E. invadens, E. moshkovskii, and the Laredo type of E. histolytica. The hemolytic activity was found to be dose-dependent and strain-specific, with E. histolytica being generally the species having the highest hemolytic potency.
R López-Revilla; S Said-Fernández
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene     Volume:  29     ISSN:  0002-9637     ISO Abbreviation:  Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg.     Publication Date:  1980 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1980-06-16     Completed Date:  1980-06-16     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370507     Medline TA:  Am J Trop Med Hyg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  209-12     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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Entamoeba / pathogenicity*

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