Ivermectin and dafachronic acid combo identified as possible cure for Strongyloidiasis

Via Peters

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Combining two agents to block a parasitic worm’s life cycle boosted survival from a potentially deadly tropical disease to 85% in animal models, far better than either treatment alone, according to a proof-of-concept study led by UT Southwestern Medical Center pharmacologists. Image/CDC The Strongyloides infestation – brought by tiny worms known as […]