Anisakis simplex

Anisakis simplex

(an?i-sa'kis sim'pleks)
A species of the genus Anisakis, a nematode that is an intestinal parasite typically infesting crustaceans, fish, or sea mammals. It causes anisakiasis in humans. Synonym: herring worm
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Application of the PCR-sequence-specific primers for the discrimination among larval Anisakis simplex complex.
Sensitization to Anisakis simplex in a healthy population.
A: Plerocercoide de Diphillobothrium padficum (10X); B, C, D: Hepatoxylon trichiuri (10X); E: Nybelinia sp (10X); F: Dinurus sp (10X); G: Tentacularia coryphaenae (10X); H: Microcotyle sp (10X); I: Contracaecum sp (10X); J: Proleptus sp (10X); K: Anisakis simplex (10X); L; Rhadinorhynchus sp (10X)
Recently, molecular genetic techniques have shown that the main species, Anisakis simplex and Pseudoterranova decipiens, are in fact species groups with distinct geographic and biologic characteristics (3,4).
Morfologicamente las larvas del lote 1 fueron clasificadas como tipo I e identificadas como Anisakis simplex s.
This two armed in vitro and in vivo study sought to measure the effect of Matricaria chamomilla essential oil (EO) on the larvae of Anisakis simplex.
Action of different monoterpenic compounds against Anisakis simplex s.
The other is a roundworm, Anisakis simplex, that does widely occur in saltwater species around the world but so rarely causes illness in the United States that fewer than 10 cases are reported each year.
The condition is now known as red vent syndrome and scientists have concluded it is being caused by these parasite worms, which are called anisakis simplex and hysterothylacium simplex.