Iranian Journal of Parasitology


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Iranian Journal of Parasitology (IJP) is the official publication of Iranian Society of Parasitology (ISP) launched in 2006. The society was inaugurated in 1994 and pursues the improvement of the knowledge on the parasites and parasitic diseases, exchange of scientific knowledge with foreign societies, publicity activities, and consultation on the parasitic diseases, and intimate relationship among society members. IJP is supported and published by Tehran University of Medical Sciences and Health Services and appears quarterly.
The main aims of the Journal are: contribution to the field of Parasitology, including all aspects of parasites and parasitic diseases (medical and veterinary) and related fields such as Entomology which may be submitted by scientists from Iran and all over the world.
It is highly appreciated to receive your Review articles, Original papers, Short com­munications, Case reports and letters to the Editor on the above mentioned research fields.

Vol 11, No 2 (2016)

Table of Contents

Original Article(s)

Immunogenicity and Efficacy of Live L. tarentolae Expressing KMP11-NTGP96-GFP Fusion as a Vaccine Candidate against Experimental Visceral Leishmaniasis Caused by L. infantum PDF XML
Vahid NASIRI, Abdolhossein DALIMI, Fatemeh GHAFFARIFAR, Azam BOLHASSANI Pages: 144-158
Assessment of the Effects of Extremely Low Frequency Electromagnetic Fields on Toxoplasma gondii PDF XML
Sercin OZLEM-CALISKAN, Hatice ERTABAKLAR, Mehmet Dincer BILGIN, Sema ERTUG Pages: 159-167
Expression Analysis of Multiple Genes May Involve in Antimony Resistance among Leishmania major Clinical Isolates from Fars Province, Central Iran PDF XML
Nafiseh GHOBAKHLOO, Mohammad Hossein MOTAZEDIAN, Majid FARDAEI Pages: 168-176
Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitor Improves Learning and Memory Impairment Induced by Toxoplasma gondii Infection PDF XML
Hossein MAHMOUDVAND, Vahid SHEIBANI, Hossein KESHAVARZ, Saeedeh SHOJAEE, Khadijeh ESMAEELPOUR, Naser ZIAALI Pages: 177-185
Echinococcus granulosus Sensu Stricto in Dogs and Jackals from Caspian Sea Region, Northern Iran PDF XML
Shirzad GHOLAMI, Hefzallah JAHANDAR, Mahdi ABASTABAR, Abdolsatar PAGHEH, Iraj MOBEDI, Mitra SHARBATKHORI Pages: 186-194
Microsporidial Spores in Fecal Samples of Some Domesticated Animals Living in Giza, Egypt PDF XML
Ahmad Z. AL-HERRAWY, Mahmoud A. GAD Pages: 195-203
Social Network Analysis of Iranian Researchers on Medical Parasitology: A 41 Year Co-Authorship Survey PDF XML
Farahnaz SADOUGHI, Ali VALINEJADI, Mansoureh SERATI SHIRAZI, Rouhallah KHADEMI Pages: 204-212
Helminth Infections of Meriones persicus (Persian Jird), Mus musculus (House Mice) and Cricetulus migratorius (Grey Hamster): A Cross-Sectional Study in Meshkin-Shahr District, Northwest Iran PDF XML
Zabiholah ZAREI, Mehdi MOHEBALI, Zahra HEIDARI, Jaber DAVOODI, Afshin SHABESTARI, Afsaneh MOTEVALLI HAGHI, Khadijeh KHANALIHA, Eshrat Beigom KIA Pages: 213-220
Epidemiological Survey of Bovine Thelaziosis in Southeastern of Iran PDF XML
Javad KHEDRI, Mohammad Hossein RADFAR, Hassan BORJI, Mohammad AZIZZADEH Pages: 221-225
The Effect of Fluphenazine and Thioridazine on Toxoplasma gondii In Vivo PDF XML
Mehrzad SARAEI, Yosef GHADERI, Tahereh MOSAVI, Mojtaba SHAHNAZI, Marjan NASSIRI-ASL, Hassan JAHANIHASHEMI Pages: 226-231
Prevalence of Intestinal Parasitic Infections in Jiroft, Kerman Province, Iran PDF XML
Maryam BARKHORI MAHNI, Mostafa REZAEIAN, Eshrat Beigom KIA, Ahmad RAEISI, Khadijeh KHANALIHA, Fatemeh TARIGHI, Bahare KAMRANRASHANI Pages: 232-238
Occurrence and Intensity of Anisakid Nematode Larvae in Some Commercially Important Fish Species in Persian Gulf PDF XML
Maryam DADAR, Alireza ALBORZI, Rahim PEYGHAN, Milad ADEL Pages: 239-246

Review Article(s)

Transfusion-Transmitted Malaria in Iran: A Narrative Review Article PDF XML
Ahmad MARDANI, Hossein KESHAVARZ, Ali Akbar POURFATHOLLAH, Mahtab MAGHSUDLU Pages: 136-143

Case Report(s)

Cardiac Hydatid Cyst without Liver Involvement: A Case Re-port PDF XML
Maryam SHOJAEIFARD, Saeid HOSSEINI, Sarah HOSSEINI, Hamidreza POURALIAKBAR, Hossein DEHGHANI, Feridoun NOOHI Pages: 274-278
Disseminated Strongyloidiasis in an Iranian Immunocompro-mised Patient: A Case Report PDF XML
Narges NAJAFI, Eissa SOLEYMANI, Shahabeddin SARVI, Amirkeivan MAROFI, Anahita NOSRATI, Alireza DAVOODI Pages: 279-283
Nasal Nosocomial Myiasis Infection Caused by Chrysomya bezziana (Diptera: Calliphoridae) Following the Septicemia: A Case Report PDF XML
Seyed Farzin MIRCHERAGHI, Seyed Farzam MIRCHERAGHI, Hamed RAMEZANI AWAL RIABI, Arezoo PARSAPOUR Pages: 284-289

Short Communication(s)

Determination of Asymptomatic Malaria among Afghani and Pakistani Immigrants and Native Population in South of Kerman Province, Iran PDF XML
Mohammad Bagher AMIRSHEKARI, Mehdi NATEGHPOUR, Ahmad RAEISI, Afsaneh MOTEVALLI HAGHI, Leila FARIVAR, Gholamhosein EDRISSIAN Pages: 247-252
5.8S rRNA Sequence and Secondary Structure in Parabronema skrjabini and Related Habronematidae Species PDF XML
Seyed Sajjad HASHEMINASAB Pages: 253-258
Does Nosema ceranae Wipe Out Nosema apis in Turkey? PDF XML
Rahşan IVGIN TUNCA, Devrim OSKAY, Ayhan GOSTERIT, Olgay Kaan TEKIN Pages: 259-264
Seroepidemiological Study of Toxocariasis in the Owners of Domestic Cats and Dogs in Mashhad, Northeastern Iran PDF XML
Fariba BERENJI, Ali POURYOUSEF, Abdolmajid FATA, Mahmoud MAHMOUDI, Maryam SALEHI, Javad KHOSHNEGAH Pages: 265-268
Feline Dirofilariosis Due to Dirofilaria immitis in Meshkin Shahr District, Northwestern Iran PDF XML
Mahya KHODABAKHSH, Abdolali MALMASI, Mehdi MOHEBALI, Zabihollah ZAREI, Eshrat Beigom KIA, Amrollah AZARM Pages: 269-273