Volume 23

Number 2
December 1999

ISSN : 0971-7196

CONTENTS

REVIEW

Mechanism of formation of b-hematin in malaria parasite: lipids edge over proteins as possible mediators

A.K. Tripathi and B.L. Tekwani 61
Immunopathogenesis of anaemia in malaria B.S. Das 71
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Use of AFLP DNA fingerprinting to differentiate pathogenic strains of Entamoeba histolytica

A.K. Maji, T.K. Ghose and A. Lohia

77
IMMUNOLOGY

Immunization potential of Plasmodium knowlesi sequestered antigens in rhesus monkeys

S.T. Pasha, P. Sethi, D.S. Rawat and Q.Z. Hussain

81
Enzyme linked immuno electro transfer blot in the diagnosis of Taenia solium cysticercosis in pigs

G.S. Sreenivasamurthy, P.E.D'souza and M.S. Jagannanth

85
PATHOLOGY AND PATHOGENESIS

Experimental intra vaginal trichomoniasis induced with strains of Trichomonas vaginalis isolated from symptomatic and asymptomatic women

N. Malla, M. K. Paintlia, I. Gupta, N..K. Ganguly and R.C. Mahajan

89
Delayed cerebellar ataxia-a complication of Plasmodium falciparum malaria in India

D.K. Kochar, Shubakaran, B.L. Kumawat and S.K. Kochar

97
EPIDEMIOLOGY

Problem of malaria in relation to socio-cultural diversity in some of the ethnic communities of Assam and Arunachal Pradesh

P. Dutta, A.M. Khan and J. Mahanta

101
Forest malaria in Madhya Pradesh: Changing scenario of disease and its vectors

N. Singh and K.K. Khare

105
CHEMOTHERAPY

Efficacy of aqueous seed extract of Carica papaya against common poultry worms Ascaridia galli and Heterakis gallinae

K. Singh and S. Nagaich 113
VECTOR BIOLOGY AND CONTROL

Host preference of two species of Phlebotomus files, Phlebotomus argentipes anf Ph. papatasi (Diptera: Psychodidae) in Bihar

A.Palit, K. Kishore, S. Kesari, V. Kumar, A. Ranjan, C.S. Lal and S.K. Kar 117

Investigations on cross-resistance to Bacillus thuringiensis H14 in the bancroftian filariasis vector, Culex quinquefasciatus resistant to Bacillus sphaericus

S. Poopathi, T.R. Mani , G. Baskaran and L. Kabilan

121

Effect of fenitrothion, deltamethrin and cypermethrin on reproductive potential and longevity of life cycle in Anopheles stephensi Liston, a malaria mosquito

B.L. Priyalakshmi, B.H. Rajasree, C. Ghosh and N.J. Shetty

125
TAXONOMY
Monodhelmis chilkai sp nov (Digenea: Monodhelminthidae ) from an estuarine fish, Platyglossus scapularis

P.C. Gupta and R.B. Singh

129
Mogheia turdoidesi sp nov (Cestoda: Thysanosomidae) from Turdoides malcomi

G.B. Shinde and A.T. Kalse

131
SHORT COMMUNICATION

Homologous antiserum raised against crude membrane fraction of Leishmania donovani infected macrophages inhibits promastigote growth in vitro

A. Goel, M. Jain and G.C. Varshney

133
Cestocidal activity of Gladiolus gandavensis

A. Saha, N.K. Ghosh and S.P. Sinhababu

135
Chemotherapeutic trials using Schistosoma incognitum mouse model

M.C. Agrawal, J. George and S. Gupta

137
SHORT NOTES
Understanding the characteristics of a good anti-Infective drug target S. Datta 139
Adverse drug reactions of artemisinin therapy S.K. Misra and S. Mohanty 141

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