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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Favored fishes of Korean, such as mackerels, cods, Alaska pollacks, scabbard fish, and squids, are reported to be heavily infected with Anisakis simplex [9].
Application of the PCR-sequence-specific primers for the discrimination among larval Anisakis simplex complex.
Sensitization to Anisakis simplex in a healthy population.
Se observo la presencia de 13 especies de parasitos en las cinco especies de peces: monogeneos (Monocotile sp), digeneos (Dinurus sp), protozoos (Henneguya sp), acantocefalo (Rhadinorhynchus sp), cestodos (Diphyllobothrium pacificum, Hepatoxylon trichiuri, Tentacularia coryphaenae, Nybelinia sp), nematodos (Anisakis simplex, Anisakis physeteris, Contracaecum sp, Proleptus sp) y artropodos (Caligus sp) (Cuadro 1).
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.s.
Anisakis simplex is a fish parasite of worldwide distribution, whose third stage larva can be present in a huge number of marine teleost fishes.
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.l.
e Pseudoterranova spp., sendo as especies Anisakis simplex e Pseudoterranova decipiens as mais comumente encontradas nos casos de infeccao em humanos (1).