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Wuchereria bancrofti

"Wuchereria bancrofti" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A white threadlike worm which causes elephantiasis, lymphangitis, and chyluria by interfering with the lymphatic circulation. The microfilaria are found in the circulating blood and are carried by mosquitoes.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Wuchereria bancrofti" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Wuchereria bancrofti" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 9 publications over 9 distinct years, with a maximum of 1 publications in 1992 and 1995 and 1997 and 1998 and 2001 and 2004 and 2005 and 2014 and 2018
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.