Road to the elimination of schistosomiasis from Asia: the journey is far from over

Ross, Allen G. P., Olveda, Remigio M., Acosta, Luz, Harn, Donald A., Chy, Delia, Li, Yuesheng, Gray, Darren J., Gordon, Catherine A., McManus, Donald P. and Williams, Gail M. (2013) Road to the elimination of schistosomiasis from Asia: the journey is far from over. Microbes and Infection, 15 13: 858-865. doi:10.1016/j.micinf.2013.07.010


Author Ross, Allen G. P.
Olveda, Remigio M.
Acosta, Luz
Harn, Donald A.
Chy, Delia
Li, Yuesheng
Gray, Darren J.
Gordon, Catherine A.
McManus, Donald P.
Williams, Gail M.
Title Road to the elimination of schistosomiasis from Asia: the journey is far from over
Journal name Microbes and Infection   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 1286-4579
1769-714X
Publication date 2013-11
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.1016/j.micinf.2013.07.010
Open Access Status
Volume 15
Issue 13
Start page 858
End page 865
Total pages 8
Place of publication Cedex, France
Publisher Elsevier Masson
Collection year 2014
Language eng
Abstract Schistosomiasis is a neglected tropical disease with a very long endemic history in Asia. Great strides have been made to control the disease in China and the Philippines but the road to elimination is far from over, given the zoonotic nature of the schistosome parasites in both countries.
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Confirmed Code
Institutional Status UQ
Additional Notes Available online 23 August 2013

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Article (original research)
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