Table 2: Effects of schistosome on other parasitic infections in rodents.

CategoryParasitesSchistosomeMouse strainEffectsRefs.

MalariaPlasmodium bergheiSmCBA/CaNo effect[53]
Plasmodium berghei ANKASmSwiss albinoParasitemia ↑, mortality ↑[65]
Plasmodium berghei NK65SmBALB/cParasitemia ↑, mortality ↑[66]
Plasmodium chabaudiSmCBA/CaParasitemia [53]
Plasmodium chabaudi ASSmA/JMortality [55]
C57BL/6Parasitemia ↑, mortality ↑
SmC57BL/6Parasitemia ↑[54]
Plasmodium yoeliiSmCBA/CaParasitemia ↑[53]
SmBALB/cParasitemia ↑, mortality ↑[56]
Cerebral MalariaPlasmodium berghei ANKASmICR HSDCerebral malaria [63]
SmC57BL/6Brain pathology , no effect on mortality[64]

Other protozoan infectionsLeishmania majorSmBALB/cNo effect[67]
C57BL/6No effect
SmC57BL/6Parasitemia ↑, lesion resolution delayed[68]
Leishmania mexicanaSmOutbredIncubation period shortened[69]
Leishmania donovaniSmC57BL/6Parasitemia ↑[70]
Trypanosoma cruziSmAlbinoParasitemia ↑, mortality ↑[71]
Toxoplasma gondiiSmAlbinoMortality ↑[72]

Helminthic infectionsHymenolepis diminutaSmNMRIExpulsion ↑[73]
Strongyloides venezuelensisSmC57BL/6Migration [67]
SjC57BL/6Migration , expulsion ↑[69]
Trichuris murisSmAKRExpulsion ↑[74]

: downregulation, ↑: upregulation; Sm: S. mansoni, Sj: S. japonicum.