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Fig. 2 | Parasites & Vectors

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From: Oncomelania hupensis retains its ability to transmit Schistosoma japonicum 13 years after migration from permissive to non-permissive areas

Fig. 2

Pathogenicity to mice caused by S. japonicum derived from Jiangsu snails and Shandong snails. a Worm burden. b Liver egg count. c Liver pathology (original magnification: ×400). Data are expressed as the mean ± SD. Pairwise comparisons were performed with Student’s t-test (a P-value of ≤ 0.05 was considered statistically significant). Abbreviations: JS, Jiangsu snails; SD, Shandong snails; ns, not significant

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