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 10, No 4 (2015)

Table of Contents

Original Article(s)

DNA Sequence Polymorphism of the Lactate Dehydrogenase Gene¬from Iranian Plasmodium vivax and Plasmodium falcipa¬rum Isolates PDF XML
Daniel GETACHER FELEKE, Mehdi NATEGHPOUR, Afsaneh MOTEVALLI HAGHI, Homa HAJJARAN, Leila FARIVAR, Mehdi MOHEBALI, Reza RAOOFIAN Pages: 505-516
Serological study of Human Fasciolosis in Patients Referring to the School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sci¬ences, Tehran, Iran during 2008-2014 PDF XML
Mojgan ARYAEIPOUR, Eshrat Beigom KIA, Zahra HEIDARI, Zahra SAYYAD TALAIE, Mohammad Bagher ROKNI Pages: 517-522
Morphological and Molecular Survey of Naegleria spp. in Water Bodies Used for Recreational Purposes in Rasht city, Northern Iran PDF XML
Maryam NIYYATI, Zohreh LASJERDI, Saeed ZAREIN-DOLAB, Mahdieh NAZAR, Hamed BEHNIAFAR, Mohammad Reza MAHMOUDI, Ehsan NAZEMALHOSSEINI MOJARAD Pages: 523-529
Comparison of the Proteome Profiling of Iranian isolates of Leish¬mania tropica, L. major and L. infantum by Two- Dimen¬sional Electrophoresis (2-DE) and Mass-spectrometry PDF XML
Homa HAJJARAN, Mitra MOHAMMADI BAZARGANI, Mehdi MOHEBALI, Richard BURCHMORE, Ghasem Hosseini SALEKDEH, Elham KAZEMI-RAD, Mohammad Reza KHORAMIZADEH Pages: 530-540
Pathogenic Free-Living Amoebae Isolated From Contact Lenses of Keratitis Patients PDF XML
Elham HAJIALILO, Maryam NIYYATI, Mohammad SOLAYMANI, Mostafa REZAEIAN Pages: 541-546
Diagnosing Malaria Cases Referred to the Malaria Reference Labor¬atory in Tehran University of Medical Science, Iran PDF XML
Mehdi NATEGHPOUR, Gholamhossein EDRISSIAN, Afsaneh MOTEVALLI HAGHI, Leila FARIVAR, Elham KAZEMI-RAD Pages: 547-553
Recombinant LPG3 Stimulates IFN-Γ and TNF-Α Secretion by Human NK Cells PDF XML
Sanaz RASOLZADEH, Mostafa HAJI FATAHALIHA, Maryam HOSSEINI, Reza JAFARI, Abolfazl MIAHIPOUR, Ali Akbar MOVASSAGHPOUR, Zohreh BABALO, Sima RAFATI, Mehdi YOUSEFI Pages: 554-560
Encephalitozoon cuniculi infection among immunocompro-mised and immunocompetent humans in Egypt PDF XML
Somaia Saif ABU-AKKADA, Eman Dorry Hussein EL KERDANY, Rasha Fadly MADY, Radwa Galal DIAB, Gehan Abd Elatti KHEDR, Karam Imam ASHMAWY, Wael Mohamed LOTFY Pages: 561-570
Comparison of Parasite Burden Using Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction Assay and Limiting Dilution Assay in Leishma-nia major Infected Mouse PDF XML
Somayeh GHOTLOO, Mostafa HAJI MOLLAHOSEINI, Ali NAJAFI, Farshid YEGANEH Pages: 571-576
The Potential of β Carbolin Alkaloids to Hinder Growth and Re¬verse Chloroquine Resistance in Plasmodium falciparum PDF XML
Zaid O IBRAHEEM, Roslaini ABDUL MAJID, Sabariah MOHD NOOR, Hasidah MOHD SIDEK, Rusliza BASIR Pages: 577-583
High Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii Antibody in HIV/AIDS Individuals from North of Iran PDF XML
Mohammad Taghi RAHIMI, Seif Ali MAHDAVI, Behzad JAVADIAN, Rozita RE¬ZAEI, Mahmood MOOSAZADEH, Mehri KHADEMLOU, Seyed Hosein SEYEDPOUR, Abolghasem SYADATPANAH Pages: 584-589
Evaluation of Immunogenicity of Cocktail DNA Vaccine Contain¬ing Plasmids Encoding Complete GRA5, SAG1, and ROP2 Antigens of Toxoplasma gondii in BALB/C Mice PDF XML
Razi NASERIFAR, Fatemeh GHAFFARIFAR, Abdolhosein DALIMI, Zohreh SHAR¬IFI, Kavous SOLHJOO, Kami HOSSEINIAN KHOSROSHAHI Pages: 590-598
Utility of Western Blot Analysis for the Diagnosis of Cutaneous Leishmaniasis PDF XML
Marzieh ASHRAFMANSOURI, Bahador SARKARI, Gholamreza HATAM, Par¬vaneh HABIBI, Samaneh ABDOLAHI KHABISI Pages: 599-604
Description of Pallisentis (Brevitritospinus) punctati n. sp. (Acantho¬cephala: Quadrigyridae) from Channa punctatus in Ba¬reilly, Uttar Pradesh, India PDF XML
Neelima GUPTA, Dileep K. GUPTA, Priyanka SINGHAL Pages: 605-616
Development of a Double Glass Mounting Method Using Formaldehyde Alcohol Azocarmine Lactophenol (FAAL) and its Evaluation for Permanent Mounting of Small Nema¬todes PDF XML
Farzaneh ZAHABIUN, Seyed Mahmoud SADJJADI, Farideh ESFANDIARI Pages: 617-624
Efficacy of the Bunium persicum (Boiss) Essential Oil against Acute Toxoplasmosis in Mice Model PDF XML
Amir TAVAKOLI KARESHK, Amir KEYHANI, Hossein MAHMOUDVAND, Razieh TAVAKOLI OLIAEI, Arash asadi, Moazameh ANDISHMAND, Hossein AZZIZIAN, Zahra BABAEI, Naser ZIA-ALI Pages: 625-631
Seroepidemiology of Toxocariasis in Children (5-15 yr Old) Re¬ferred to the Pediatric Clinic of Imam Hossein Hospital, Isfahan, Iran PDF XML
Ahmad HOSSEINI-SAFA, Seyed Mohammad MOUSAVI, Mehran BAHADORAN BAGH BADORANI, Mehdi GHATREH SAMANI, Shayan MOSTAFAEI, Hossein YOUSOFI DARANI Pages: 632-637
Resistance and Susceptibility to Malarial Infection: A Host De¬fense Strategy against Malaria PDF XML
Hanaa BAKIR, Doaa YONES, Lamia GALAL, Enas HUSEEIN Pages: 638-647
Seroprevalence and Risk Factors of Toxoplasma gondii Infection in Buffaloes, Sheep and Goats in Yunnan Province, Southwestern China PDF XML
Fengcai ZOU, Xin YU, Yan YANG, Shuang HU, Hua CHANG, Jianfa YANG, Gang DUAN Pages: 648-651
Prevalence of Intestinal Parasites among Food-handlers in Shiraz, Iran PDF XML
Mohammad Hossein MOTAZEDIAN, Mohsen NAJJARI, Mohammad EBRAHIMIPOUR, Qasem ASGARI, Sousan MOJTABAVI, Majid MANSOURI Pages: 652-657

Short Communication(s)

Human Hydatidosis/Echinococosis in North Eastern Iran from 2003-2012 PDF XML
Zohreh ANDALIB ALIABADI, Fariba BERENJI, Abdolmajid FATA, Lida JARAHI JARAHI Pages: 658-662
Genetic Characterization of Toxoplasma gondii from Zoo Wild¬life and Pet Birds in Fujian, China PDF XML
Renfeng CHEN, Xuan LIN, Lingying HU, Xiaoli CHEN, Yao TANG, Jia ZHANG1, Meizhen CHEN, Shoukun WANG, Cuiqin HUANG Pages: 663-668

Letter to the Editor

Clarification on a Published Paper in Iran J Parasitol PDF XML
Serpil DEGERLI, Bektas TEPE Pages: 669