Volume 24

Number 1
June 2000

ISSN : 0971-7196

CONTENTS

REVIEW

The plastid in apicomplexa: genome, function and evolution

D. Singh and S. Habib 1
Human neurocysticercosis - Indian Prespectives N. Malla 9
BIOCHEMISTRY

5'-untranslated region of a ribosomal phosphoprotein gene of Plasmodium falciparum

S. Sharma, S. Chatterjee, A. Goswami and A. Sehgal

15
Identification of sero-specific epitope of recombinant heat shock protein (HSP70) of Leishmania donovani S.K. Arora, D. Kaur, S. Sehgal and U. Datta 21
Presence of alternative oxidase activity in the mitochondria like particles from the filarial parasite Setaria digitata R. Abhilash Kumar, K. Jaykumar, S. Mohan, N.R. Vijayalakshmi and R. Kaleysa Raj 27
Tegumental uptake of C-glycine by Gastrothylax crumenifer and Gigantocotyle explanatum (Digenea: Paramphistomidae) M.K. Saifullah, S.M.A. Abidi and W.A. Nizami 31
IMMUNODIAGNOSIS

Evaluation of a rapid immunochromatographic test (ICT) for detection of Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Karnataka, India

S.K. Ghosh, E. Titus Burk, N. Valecha, M.V. Murugendrappa and V.P. Sharma

39
Clinical trials of an indigenous diagnostic kit Paracheck-F of Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Goa, India

A. Kumar, P.K. Sumodan and V.P. Sharma

43
Comparative utility of antigens from two strains of Leishmania donovani in the serodiagnosis of visceral leishmaniasis K. Mukerji, A. Puri, R. Sahai, R.P. Saxena, K.C. Saxena and B.N. Dhawan 47
 
EPIDEMIOLOGY

Malaria transmission in riverine and non-riverine areas of Dadraul PHC, Shahjahanpur District, Uttar Pradesh, India

S.N. Sharma, R.P. Shukla and R.N. Prasad

51
Isolation of Toxocara eggs in and around Chandigarh, India

R. Grover, G. Bhatti, A. Aggarwal and N. Malla

57
 
CULTIVATION

Short term in vitro cultivation of erythrocytic stages of Plasmodium vivax

C. Usha Devi, C.R. Pillai, S.K. Subbarao and S.C. Dwive

61
 
CHEMOTHERAPY

Causal prophylactic activity of non 8-aminoquinoline compounds against sporozoite-induced Plasmodium cynomolgi infection in rhesus monkeys

C. Usha Devi, C.R. Pillai, S.K. Subbarao and S.C. Dwive

67
 
TAXONOMY AND MORPHOLOGY

Study on gametogenesis in Mirzaiella asiatica (Oxyurida: Thelastomatoidea) from Gryllotalpa africana

A.N. Rizvi and D.S. Jairajpuri

73
Synonymity of Paragendria Baylis, 1939 with Pingus Hsu, 1933, along with description of Pingus guptai new species (Nematoda: Quimperiidae) from Catfishes (Osteicthyes: Bagaridage) from Kanpur, India P.C. Gupta and B.A. Masoodi 77
 
VECTOR BIOLOGY

Genetic study of cypermethrin resistance in the malaria mosquito, Anopheles stephensi Liston

L. Priyalakshmi and N. J. Shetty

83
 
SHORT COMMUNICATION

Life budget analysis of Phlebotomus papatasiscopoli (Diptera: Psychodisae), a suspected vector of kala-azar in India

A. Palit, S. Kesari, K. Kishore, V. Kumar, D.S. Dinesh, A. Ranjan, R.B. Verma and S.K. Kar

87
Status of extrahepatic glutathione-s-transferase(s) during Plasmodium yoelii infection in mice A. Shukla and V. C. Pandey 87
Toxicity studies of 4, 4' bis-dimethyl amino diphenyl sulphone, a potent blood schizontocidial S. Chandra, A.K. Saxena and M. Saxena 91
Progressive displacement of Hyalomma ticks by Boophilus microplus in Haryana A. K. Sangwan, N. Sangwan and M. C. Goel 95
 

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