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.





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Vol 13, No 1 (2018)

Table of Contents

Original Article(s)

Immunoprophylactic Potential of a Cocktail of Three Low Mo-lecular Weight Antigens of Leishmania donovani along with Various Adjuvants Against Experimental Visceral leishmania-sis PDF XML
Harpreet KAUR, Ankita THAKUR, Sukhbir KAUR Pages: 11-23
Synchronous Identification of Entamoeba histolytica, Giardia intestinalis, and Cryptosporidium spp. in Stool Samples Using a Multiplex PCR Assay PDF XML
Amir BAIRAMI, Sasan REZAEI, Mostafa REZAEIAN Pages: 24-30
Monitoring the Response of Plasmodium vivax to Chloroquine and Uncomplicated P. falciparum to Artesunate-fansidar Anti-malarials in Southeastern Iran PDF XML
Identification of Antigenic and Immunogenic Proteins of Toxoplasma gondii in Human and Sheep by Immunoprote-omics PDF XML
Mohammad Taghi AHADY, Nasser HOGHOOGHI-RAD, Rasool MADANI, Reza ESMAEILI RASTAGHI Pages: 39-48
Phylogenetic Analysis of C Type Lectin from Toxocara canis Infective Larvae and Comparison with the C Type Lectin Fam-ily in the Immune System of Mouse and Human PDF XML
Fazeleh ETEBAR, Seyed Hossein HOSSEINI, Fatemeh JALOUSIAN, Mohammad Mehdi RANJBAR Pages: 49-57
Incidence of Antenatal Trichomoniasis and Evaluation of Its Role as a Cause of Preterm Birth in Pregnant Women Referring to Minia University Hospital, Egypt PDF XML
Amany Mohamed KAMAL, Azza Kamal AHMED, Nawras Mohamed El-Saghier MOWAFY, Hossam Eldin SHAWKI, Ahmed Samir SANAD, Eptesam Esmail HASSAN Pages: 58-66
Canine Visceral Leishmaniasis; A Seroepidemiological Survey in Jiroft District, Southern Kerman Province, Southeastern Iran in 2015 PDF XML
Mohammad Javad ABBASZADEH AFSHAR, Iraj SHARIFI, Mehdi BAMOROVAT, Mehdi MOHEBALI, Mohammad Saleh BAHREINI, Afsaneh NADERI Pages: 67-71
Induction of Apoptosis by Alcoholic Extract of Combination Verbascum thapsus and Ginger officinale on Iranian Isolate of Trichomonas vaginalis PDF XML
Zohreh FAKHRIEH-KASHAN, Mohsen ARBABI, Mahdi DELAVARI, Mahdi MOHEBALI, Hossein HOOSHYAR Pages: 72-78
Comparative Functional Study of Thioester-containing Related Proteins in the Recently Sequenced Genome of Biomphalaria glabrata PDF XML
Mofolusho O. FALADE, Benson OTARIGHO Pages: 79-88
Trypanocidal Effects of Cisplatin alone and in Combination with Nigella sativa Oil on Experimentally Infected Mice with Trypanosoma evansi PDF XML
Nashaat Abd El-Monem NASSEF, Manal Ahmed EL-MELEGY, Engy Victor BESHAY, Dalia Rifaat Al-SHARAKY, Tahany Mohamed AL-ATTAR Pages: 89-99
Additional Glance on the Role of Dientamoeba fragilis & Blastocystis hominis in Patients with Irritable Bowel Syndrome PDF XML
Ayman Nabil IBRAHIM, Ayman Mohamed AL-ASHKAR, John Talaat NAZEER Pages: 100-107
The Prevalence of Trichomoniasis in Women Referred to Clin-ical Centers in South of Tehran, Iran during 2015-2016 PDF XML
Akram AZAMBAKHTIAR, Bahram NIKMANESH, Mostafa REZAEIAN, Nasrin DASHTI, Fatemeh SAFARI, Mitra ZAREBAVANI Pages: 108-113

Review Article(s)

Malaria Vaccine Development: The Need for Novel Approach-es: A Review Article PDF XML
Shima MAHMOUDI, Hossein KESHAVARZ Pages: 1-10

Case Report(s)

Brain Parenchyma (pons) Involvement by Visceral Leishmaniasis: A Case Report PDF XML
Moslem SEDAGHATTALAB, Arsalan AZIZI Pages: 145-148
Molecular Evaluation of a Case of Fasciola hepatica in Wild Boar in Southwestern Iran: A Case Report PDF XML
An Atypical Presentation of Disseminated Mucocutaneous Leishmaniasis Caused by Leishmania major In Iran PDF XML
Pedram NORMOHAMADPUR, Forugh GHAEDI Pages: 156-160

Short Communication(s)

Epidemiology and Molecular Prevalence of Toxoplasma gondii in Cattle Slaughtered in Zahedan and Zabol Districts, South East of Iran PDF XML
Davood ANVARI, Dariush SAADATI, Reza NABAVI, Majid ALIPOUR ESKANDANI Pages: 114-119
Genetic Characterization of Hydatid Cysts Isolated from Do-mestic Animals in Lorestan Province, Western Iran PDF XML
Farnaz KHEIRANDISH, Ebrahim BADPARVA, Hossein MAHMMOUDVAND, Elahe BEIRANVAND, Simin BABAEI, Bahram NASIRI Pages: 120-126
Comparative Study of Wheatley’s Trichrome Stain and In-vitro Culture against PCR Assay for the Diagnosis of Blastocystis sp. in Stool Samples PDF XML
Nabilah Amelia MOHAMMAD, Mohd Fahmi MASTUKI, Hesham M. AL-MEKHLAFI, Norhayati MOKTAR, Tengku Shahrul ANUAR Pages: 127-136
A Preliminary Survey on Gastrointestinal Parasites of Domestic Ducks in Ahvaz, Southwest Iran PDF XML
Sara LARKI, Alireza ALBORZI, Rahil CHEGINI, Rezvan AMIRI Pages: 137-144