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Education/Academic qualification

Parasitology, Doctorate, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

1 Jan 199630 Nov 2000

External positions

Research Fellow, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

1 Dec 200031 Mar 2010


  • QH301 Biology
  • Leishmania
  • Helminths
  • Fasciola
  • Dirofilaria
  • Molecular Epidemiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Evolution
  • Genotyping
  • Phylogenetics

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Research Output 1997 2018

  • 484 Citations
  • 10 h-Index
  • 17 Article
  • 10 Other contribution
  • 2 Chapter
  • 1 Review article
2 Citations (Scopus)

Comparative efficacy, toxicity and biodistribution of the liposomal amphotericin B formulations Fungisome® and AmBisome® in murine cutaneous leishmaniasis

Wijnant, G. J., Van Bocxlaer, K., Yardley, V., Harris, A., Alavijeh, M., Silva-Pedrosa, R., Antunes, S., Mauricio, I., Murdan, S. & Croft, S. L., 1 Aug 2018, In : International Journal for Parasitology: Drugs and Drug Resistance. 8, 2, p. 223-228 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Cutaneous Leishmaniasis
Parasite Load
Leishmania major
Parasitic Diseases
Visceral Leishmaniasis
3 Citations (Scopus)

Leishmania taxonomy

Maurício, I. L., 12 Jan 2018, The Leishmaniases: Old Neglected Tropical Diseases. Bruschi, F. & Gradoni, L. (eds.). Springer International Publishing, p. 15-30 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular characterization of Dirofilaria spp. circulating in Portugal

Ferreira, C., Afonso, A., Calado, M., Maurício, I., Alho, A. M., Meireles, J., Madeira de Carvalho, L. & Belo, S., 19 May 2017, In : Parasites and Vectors. 10, 1, 250.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Dirofilaria immitis
Polymerase Chain Reaction
Dirofilaria repens
Culex theileri
Wolbachia pipientis
Dirofilaria immitis
5 Citations (Scopus)

Dirofilariasis by dirofilaria repens: An imported case and a brief review

Baptista-Fernandes, T., Rodrigues, M., Domingues, D., Monteiro, L., Paixão, P., Pereira, P., Tavares, R., Rodrigues, P., Maurício, I., Belo, S. & Toscano, C., 1 Oct 2015, In : Parasitology International. 64, 5, p. 261-263 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Dirofilaria repens
Global Warming
Eastern Europe