PMID: 433384Feb 28, 1979Paper

Schistosoma mansoni: activity responses in vitro to praziquantel

Zeitschrift Für Parasitenkunde
C J ChavasseD R Bell


The effects of praziquantel, a novel antischistosomal compound, on the activity of adult Schistosoma mansoni (Liverpool strain) in vitro were investigated. Worm activity was modified at all concentrations of praziquantel. High concentrations (above 0.5 microgram/ml) produced rapid paralysis, whilst low concentrations of praziquantel stimulated worm activity. It is concluded that such activity modification could lead to worm displacement in vivo.


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