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Bibliometric Analysis of the Korean Journal of Parasitology: Measured from SCI, PubMed, Scopus, and Synapse Databases

Lee CS

  • Korean J Parasitol.
  • 2009 Oct;47(Suppl):S155-S167.
  • doi: 10.3347/kjp.2009.47.S.S155
The Korean Journal of Parasitology (KJP) is the official journal of the Korean Society for Parasitology which is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2009. To assess the contributions and achievements...
Household Arthropod Allergens in Korea

Yong TS, Jeong KY

  • Korean J Parasitol.
  • 2009 Oct;47(Suppl):S143-S153.
  • doi: 10.3347/kjp.2009.47.S.S143
Arthropods are important in human health, which can transmit pathogens to humans, parasitize, or produce important allergens. Allergy prevalence becomes higher in Korea recently as well as other developed countries...
Review of Zoonotic Parasites in Medical and Veterinary Fields in the Republic of Korea

Youn H

  • Korean J Parasitol.
  • 2009 Oct;47(Suppl):S133-S141.
  • doi: 10.3347/kjp.2009.47.S.S133
Zoonotic parasites are animal parasites that can infect humans. The major zoonotic protozoa in the Republic of Korea are Babesia bovis, Chilomastix mesnili, Cryptosporidium parvum, Endolimax nana, Entamoeba coli, Entamoeba...
Eosinophil-Mediated Tissue Inflammatory Responses in Helminth Infection

Shin MH, Lee YA, Min DY

  • Korean J Parasitol.
  • 2009 Oct;47(Suppl):S125-S131.
  • doi: 10.3347/kjp.2009.47.S.S125
Eosinophilic leukocytes function in host protection against parasitic worms. In turn, helminthic parasites harbor specific molecules to evade or paralyze eosinophil-associated host immune responses; these molecules facilitate the migration and...
Geographical Distribution of Taenia asiatica and Related Species

Eom KS, Jeon HK, Rim HJ

  • Korean J Parasitol.
  • 2009 Oct;47(Suppl):S115-S124.
  • doi: 10.3347/kjp.2009.47.S.S115
Geographical information of Taenia asiatica is reviewed together with that of T. solium and T. saginata. Current distribution of T. asiatica was found to be mostly from Asian countries: the...
Fish-borne Zoonotic Trematode Metacercariae in the Republic of Korea

Sohn WM

  • Korean J Parasitol.
  • 2009 Oct;47(Suppl):S103-S113.
  • doi: 10.3347/kjp.2009.47.S.S103
The prevalence of fish-borne trematodes (FBT), including Clonorchis sinensis, is still high in riverside areas of the Republic of Korea. The author reviewed the detection and identification methods, differential keys,...
Foodborne Intestinal Flukes in Southeast Asia

Chai JY, Shin EH, Lee SH, Rim HJ

  • Korean J Parasitol.
  • 2009 Oct;47(Suppl):S69-S102.
  • doi: 10.3347/kjp.2009.47.S.S69
In Southeast Asia, a total of 59 species of foodborne intestinal flukes have been known to occur in humans. The largest group is the family Heterophyidae, which constitutes 22 species...
Functional Genes and Proteins of Clonorchis sinensis

Kim TI, Na BK, Hong SJ

  • Korean J Parasitol.
  • 2009 Oct;47(Suppl):S59-S68.
  • doi: 10.3347/kjp.2009.47.S.S59
During the past several decades, researches on parasite genetics have progressed from biochemical and serodiagnostic studies to protein chemistry, molecular biology, and functional gene studies. Nowadays, bioinformatics, genomics, and proteomics...
Genetic Characteristics of Polymorphic Antigenic Markers among Korean Isolates of Plasmodium vivax

Hwang SY, Kim SH, Kho WG

  • Korean J Parasitol.
  • 2009 Oct;47(Suppl):S51-S58.
  • doi: 10.3347/kjp.2009.47.S.S51
Plasmodium vivax, a protozoan malaria parasite of humans, represents a major public health concern in the Republic of Korea (= South Korea). However, little is known about the genetic properties...
Plasmodium vivax Malaria: Status in the Republic of Korea Following Reemergence

Park JW, Jun G, Yeom JS

  • Korean J Parasitol.
  • 2009 Oct;47(Suppl):S39-S50.
  • doi: 10.3347/kjp.2009.47.S.S39
The annual incidence of Plasmodium vivax malaria that reemerged in the Republic of Korea (ROK) in 1993 increased annually, reaching 4,142 cases in 2000, decreased to 864 cases in 2004,...
GRA Proteins of Toxoplasma gondii: Maintenance of Host-Parasite Interactions across the Parasitophorous Vacuolar Membrane

Nam HW

  • Korean J Parasitol.
  • 2009 Oct;47(Suppl):S29-S37.
  • doi: 10.3347/kjp.2009.47.S.S29
The dense granule of Toxoplasma gondii is a secretory vesicular organelle of which the proteins participate in the modification of the parasitophorous vacuole (PV) and PV membrane for the maintenance...
Molecular Phylogeny of Acanthamoeba

Kong HH

  • Korean J Parasitol.
  • 2009 Oct;47(Suppl):S21-S28.
  • doi: 10.3347/kjp.2009.47.S.S21
After morphological grouping of Acanthamoeba by Pussard and Pons, phylogeny of the genus has been always a big topic to the researchers. Because of the variability of morphological characteristics, unchangeable...
Fifty Years of the Korean Society for Parasitology

Cho SY

  • Korean J Parasitol.
  • 2009 Oct;47(Suppl):S7-S19.
  • doi: 10.3347/kjp.2009.47.S.S7
In 1959, the Korean Society for Parasitology was founded by clinical scientists, specialists of public health, and 5 core parasitologists with experience in American science and medicine. The Society this...

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