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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2010 (2010), Article ID 923193, 14 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/923193
Review Article

Echinococcus multilocularis and Its Intermediate Host: A Model of Parasite-Host Interplay

1WHO-Collaborating Centre for the Prevention and Treatment of Human Echinococcosis, CHU de Besançon and Université de Franche-Comté, Place Saint Jacques, 25030 Besançon, France
2Institute of Parasitology, University of Bern, Länggasstrasse 122, CH-3012 Bern, Switzerland

Received 21 September 2009; Accepted 7 January 2010

Academic Editor: Jorge Morales-Montor

Copyright © 2010 Dominique Angèle Vuitton and Bruno Gottstein. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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