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3.  47:281­291.  61:219­228.  3­31.  77:487­488.  29­76.  69­104.  Paris 136: 67­ 70.  40:821­832.  Biophysical and Biochemical Cytology 9:409­413.  2:187­196.  74:429­433.  13:16­18.  Gastroenterology 71:57­61.  53:704­707.  J.  73:723­729.  Gastroenterology, In press. 9­21.  lamblia trophozoites.  These observations suggest that direct cell to parasite contact may play an important role in damaging the host cells.  One reported the significance of bile salt deconjugation by the parasite (12) and the other the cytopathogenic effects of Giardia on cell monolayers, in vitro (11).

Vaginalis (6).  Future studies on the localization of the parasite enzymes on the plasma membrane and the molecular mechanisms of the Page 36 Figure 3.  Branched filamentous processes and rufflings on the surface can be seen clearly (original magnification × 1250) with the surface of fibroblasts (original magnification × 1250).  This simple in vitro assay system is rapid and sensitive compared with in vivo systems for the study of pathogenesis. Acknowledgements This work was supported by a research grant (70/288/85­ECD II) from the Indian Council of Medical Research.

45:65­74.  80:49­52.  Parasitologia 4:510­514.  12:851­853.  Science 92:416­417. A.  Cysts formed in vitro were both morphologically and immunologically similar to Giardia cysts formed in vivo and also were viable, as demonstrated by the uptake of fluorogenic dyes.  The inability of Giardia trophozoites to undergo encystation in vitro has raised questions as to whether host­ related factors, such as gut­associated microorganisms or nutritive factors and stimuli from the small intestine, might play a role in this process.

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