Volume 24

Number 2
December 2000

ISSN : 0971-7196

CONTENTS

Expression of malaria proteins in bacteria - The man on the moon concept

David E. Lanar 97
Novel strategies to attenuate Leishmania donovani pathogenesis Hira L. Nakhasi, Alain Debrabant, Robert Duncan, A. Selvapandiyan, A. Padilla, Nancy Lee, Dennis Dwyer, G. Sreenivas and Poonam Salotra 111
Immunological cross reactivity of protective Plasmodium Epitope with Paramecium surface antigen Alfica Sehgal and Shobhona Sharma 119
Comparative morphological, histological and histochemical studies on the female reproductive tracts of some parasitic nematod C.L. Duggal and Harpreet Kaur 123
Cysticercosis in rat infected with Cysticercus fasciolaris (Rud.): The possible role of plasma and cystic anions in diagnosis Shabad Preet and Soam Prakash 135
Anthelmintic efficacy of Flemingia vestita (Fabaceae): Genistein induced effect on the nervous components in two digenetic trematodes Pradip Kumar Kar and V. Tandon 141
Interspecific association and index of association among different aquatic forms of Anophelines collected from Sahaspur Block of Doon Valley R.K. Mahesh and R.K. Jauhari 147
Status of Paradactylogyrus Thapar, 1948 (Dactylogyridae) with description of a new species from fresh water fish of Meerut H.S. Singh and Pragati Rastogi 151
Avian Trematode parasites of Kashmir : Part VI -Genus paryphostomum Dietz, 1909 Fayaz Ahmed 155
Effect of abamectin on the carbohydrate metabolism of two avian nematode parasites Ascaridia galli and Heterakis gallinae K. Singh and N. Singh 159
Incidence and pathology of intestinal coccidiosis in domestic fowl (Gallus domesticus) Ahmad and G.D. Sharma 163
Haematological manifestations in Clarias batrachus carrying helminthic infections K.P. Sinha 167
An entomological study of Indian Kala-azar with reference to the factors influencing the transmission in endemic villages of Bihar K. Kishore, A. Palit, V. Kumar, S. Kesari, S. Sivakumar, and S.K. Kar 171
Study on development and survival of Phlebotomus argentipes under simulated natural condition S. Keasari, A. Palit, K. Kishore, V. Kumar, S. Sivakumar and S.K. K 175
Some studies on prevalence of insect nematodes from Manipur, India M. Manjur Shah and Durdana S. Jairajpuri 179
A new species of genus Lytocestoides Baylis, 1928 from fresh water fish Clarias batrachus (Linnaeus) C. J. Hiware 183
Comparative biochemical profile (SGOT & SGPT) of tick infested cross-bred calves, post application of various acaricide Aman Srivastava, S.R.P. Sinha, P.S. Srivastava, M.N. Sahay, S.B. Verma and A.K. Sinha 187
Comparison of macrophage activation potential of different immunomodulators and cytokines as shown by colloidal carbon clearance rate in Swiss mice mode S. Dhawan, N. Gupta and G.P. Dutta 191
Reversal of chloroquine/mefloquine resistance of Plasmodium yoelii nigeriensis (MDR) by IFN-g and chloroquine resistance by Poly-ICLC S. Dhawan, A. Awasthi, R. Tripathi, S.K. Puri and G.P. Dutta 195
An improved method for staining Leishmanial Amastigotes using Giemsa's stain N.L. Pal, Preeti Sharma and Anuradha 203
Effect of higher temperatures on Ascogregarina culicis (Protozoa, Apicomplexa), the gregarine parasite of mosquito Aedes aegypt D.T. Mourya, C.B. Lande, P.V. Barde, V.S. Padbidri and M.D. Gokhale 205
In vitro effect of Neem extract Azadirachta indica on the enzymes of carbohydrate metabolism in Trichuris globulosa (Nematoda) Rashmi Sarwal, U. Kanwar and S. Gandhi 207
On a new tapeworm Shindeobothrium rehanae gen. et. sp. nov. G.B. Shinde, Nisar Patel and I. J. Begum 209
Leishmania donovani infected inbred golden hamster as experimental model for Visceral Leishmaniasis Suman Gupta and Suman Tiwari 211
Diversity of Anopheline mosquitose at different altitudes of Darjeeling Himalaya Malakar and S. Das 215
Endemic form of cercarial dermatitis (Khujlee) in Bastar area of Madhya Pradesh M.C. Agrawal, S. Pandey, S. Sirmour and P.S. Deshmukh 217
Avian Trematode parasites of Kashmir : Part V - Genus Euparyphium Dietz, 1909 Fayaz Ahmed and M. Z. Chishti 219
Preliminary field evaluation of repellent action of neem oil in Assam against two mosquito vectors of Japanese encephaliti Anil Prakash, D.R. Bhattacharya, P.K. Mohapatra and J. Mahanta 221
Epidemiological parameters in epidemic and endemic areas of visceral Leishmaniasis in Bihar, India A. Ranjan, N. Kumar, V.N.R. Das, A. Palit, K. kishore, S. Bimal, N. A. Siddique, V. P. Singh and S. K. Kar 223
Effect of seasonal variation on glycogen reserve of Hemidactylus intestinal nematode, Thelandros A.S. Mathur 227
A forecasting model for malaria mortality S. K. Mandal, Mukesh Srivastava and Subhash Chandra 229
Case of Schistosome cercarial dermatitis in man K. Muraleedharan 231
SHORT NOTES
Awareness of malaria treatment in rural India Lalita Badam 233
Glycyrrhizin : An alternate drug for PCP in AIDS patients Lalita Badam 235