helminth helminth  /ˈhɛl mɪnθ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) worm that is parasitic on the intestines of vertebrates especially roundworms and tapeworms and flukes

News

  • Helminth Control Seen as Challenging Yet Attainable

    The current issue of the Journal of Parasitology includes an address by the outgoing American Society for Parasitologists (ASP) President, Eric Loker. In the address, Loker focused on helminth control and explained how the number of people with parasitic infections will likely be greatly reduced in the next few decades. (PRWeb December 30, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com ...
    on December 31, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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