Advertisement
Research Article

Effects of Chronic Ascariasis and Trichuriasis on Cytokine Production and Gene Expression in Human Blood: A Cross-Sectional Study

  • Miguel Reina Ortiz equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Miguel Reina Ortiz, Fernanda Schreiber

    Affiliations: Centro de Investigaciones, Fundación Ecuatoriana Para Investigación en Salud, Quinindé, Ecuador, Colegio de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Quito, Ecuador

    X
  • Fernanda Schreiber equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Miguel Reina Ortiz, Fernanda Schreiber

    Affiliation: Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, United Kingdom

    X
  • Susana Benitez,

    Affiliation: Centro de Investigaciones, Fundación Ecuatoriana Para Investigación en Salud, Quinindé, Ecuador

    X
  • Nely Broncano,

    Affiliation: Centro de Investigaciones, Fundación Ecuatoriana Para Investigación en Salud, Quinindé, Ecuador

    X
  • Martha E. Chico,

    Affiliations: Centro de Investigaciones, Fundación Ecuatoriana Para Investigación en Salud, Quinindé, Ecuador, Colegio de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Quito, Ecuador

    X
  • Maritza Vaca,

    Affiliations: Centro de Investigaciones, Fundación Ecuatoriana Para Investigación en Salud, Quinindé, Ecuador, Colegio de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Quito, Ecuador

    X
  • Neal Alexander,

    Affiliation: Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

    X
  • David J. Lewis,

    Affiliation: St. George's Vaccine Institute, St. George's University of London, London, United Kingdom

    X
  • Gordon Dougan,

    Affiliation: Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, United Kingdom

    X
  • Philip J. Cooper mail

    P.J.Cooper@liv.ac.uk

    Affiliations: Centro de Investigaciones, Fundación Ecuatoriana Para Investigación en Salud, Quinindé, Ecuador, Colegio de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Quito, Ecuador, Centre for Infection, St. George's University of London, London, United Kingdom, Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

    X
  • Published: June 07, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001157

Reader Comments (0)

Post a new comment on this article