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Effect of Maternal Schistosoma mansoni Infection and Praziquantel Treatment During Pregnancy on Schistosoma mansoni Infection and Immune Responsiveness among Offspring at Age Five Years

  • Robert Tweyongyere mail,

    tmrobert966@gmail.com

    Affiliations: Department of Veterinary Pharmacy, Clinical and Comparative Medicine, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda, Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda

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  • Peter Naniima,

    Affiliation: Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda

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  • Patrice A. Mawa,

    Affiliation: Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda

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  • Frances M. Jones,

    Affiliation: Department of Pathology, Cambridge University, Cambridge, United Kingdom

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  • Emily L. Webb,

    Affiliation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

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  • Stephen Cose,

    Affiliations: Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

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  • David W. Dunne,

    Affiliation: Department of Pathology, Cambridge University, Cambridge, United Kingdom

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  • Alison M. Elliott

    Affiliations: Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

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  • Published: October 17, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002501

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