Trends in Parasitology

(The TQCC of Trends in Parasitology is 10. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
Varroa destructor: A Complex Parasite, Crippling Honey Bees Worldwide231
Plasmodium vivax in the Era of the Shrinking P. falciparum Map150
Ivermectin: An Anthelmintic, an Insecticide, and Much More103
Toxoplasma gondii: An Underestimated Threat?83
Illegal Wildlife Trade: A Gateway to Zoonotic Infectious Diseases78
Triple Artemisinin-Based Combination Therapies for Malaria – A New Paradigm?77
Environmental Factors and Host Microbiomes Shape Host–Pathogen Dynamics76
When Is a Plasmodium-Infected Mosquito an Infectious Mosquito?71
Zoonotic Parasites of Reptiles: A Crawling Threat70
Antiparasitics in Animal Health: Quo Vadis?69
Schistosomiasis Control: Leave No Age Group Behind62
Microsporidia: a new taxonomic, evolutionary, and ecological synthesis61
MalDA, Accelerating Malaria Drug Discovery60
Assessing risks of Plasmodium falciparum resistance to select next-generation antimalarials58
K13, the Cytostome, and Artemisinin Resistance57
Evolution, Composition, Assembly, and Function of the Conoid in Apicomplexa57
Convergence of Nutritional Symbioses in Obligate Blood Feeders53
Grappling with the tick microbiome53
Endocytosis in Plasmodium and Toxoplasma Parasites52
The RH5-CyRPA-Ripr Complex as a Malaria Vaccine Target51
The Riveting Cellular Structures of Apicomplexan Parasites49
Leishmaniasis: the act of transmission48
Wolbachia as translational science: controlling mosquito-borne pathogens44
Progress and challenges in virus genomic epidemiology43
Lateral Gene Transfer Mechanisms and Pan-genomes in Eukaryotes43
Complement Evasion Contributes to Lyme Borreliae–Host Associations42
Network Analysis: Ten Years Shining Light on Host–Parasite Interactions42
Aedes albopictus (Asian Tiger Mosquito)42
Repurposing Antimalarials to Tackle the COVID-19 Pandemic42
FDA-Approved Antiparasitic Drugs in the 21st Century: A Success for Helminthiasis?41
Complementary Approaches with Free-living and Parasitic Nematodes to Understanding Anthelmintic Resistance39
Thelazia callipaeda38
Defining the Essential Exportome of the Malaria Parasite38
Satellite Observations and Malaria: New Opportunities for Research and Applications37
Transmission-blocking drugs for malaria elimination37
Evolving Differentiation in African Trypanosomes36
Acanthamoeba, an environmental phagocyte enhancing survival and transmission of human pathogens36
Fast-lived Hosts and Zoonotic Risk36
From Circulation to Cultivation: Plasmodium In Vivo versus In Vitro34
Understanding and interpreting mosquito blood feeding studies: the case of Aedes albopictus34
The Intestinal Epithelium at the Forefront of Host–Helminth Interactions34
Development of Monoxenous Trypanosomatids and Phytomonads in Insects33
Noncoding RNAs in Apicomplexan Parasites: An Update32
Human attractive cues and mosquito host-seeking behavior31
Molecular Epidemiology of Giardia Infections in the Genomic Era31
Potential Influence of Helminth Molecules on COVID-19 Pathology30
Hatching of parasitic nematode eggs: a crucial step determining infection30
Plasmodium development in Anopheles: a tale of shared resources29
Reductionist Pathways for Parasitism in Euglenozoans? Expanded Datasets Provide New Insights29
Emergence of zoonotic Cryptosporidium parvum in China29
Anthropogenic changes and associated impacts on vector-borne diseases29
Yes, Irradiated Sterile Male Mosquitoes Can Be Sexually Competitive!28
Anti-Wolbachia drugs for filariasis28
Trypanosomatid Flagellar Pocket from Structure to Function27
α-Gal-Based Vaccines: Advances, Opportunities, and Perspectives26
Mechanisms by which predators mediate host–parasite interactions in aquatic systems26
Insights into Fasciola hepatica Juveniles: Crossing the Fasciolosis Rubicon25
Can microorganisms assist the survival and parasitism of plant-parasitic nematodes?24
Fasciola Species Introgression: Just a Fluke or Something More?23
Mosquito Sexual Selection and Reproductive Control Programs23
Towards Evidence-based Control of Opisthorchis viverrini23
Roles of Symbiotic Microorganisms in Arboviral Infection of Arthropod Vectors23
A dearth of data: fitting parasitoids into ecological networks23
Why Asymptomatic Plasmodium falciparum Infections Are Common in Low-Transmission Settings22
‘Artemisinin Resistance’: Something New or Old? Something of a Misnomer?22
Humanized Mice and the Rebirth of Malaria Genetic Crosses22
Onchocerciasis-associated epilepsy: an update and future perspectives22
Improving helminth genome resources in the post-genomic era21
Secretory Organelle Function in the Plasmodium Sporozoite20
Parasites, pathogens, and other symbionts of copepods20
Hypnozoites in Plasmodium: Do Parasites Parallel Plants?20
Current Challenges for Fasciolicide Treatment in Ruminant Livestock20
Toxocara: time to let cati ‘out of the bag’20
Ecological and Evolutionary Challenges for Wildlife Vaccination20
A Way Forward for Culturing Plasmodium vivax20
Mosquito transgenesis for malaria control19
Artemisinin Resistance and the Unique Selection Pressure of a Short-acting Antimalarial19
SchistoCyte Atlas: A Single-Cell Transcriptome Resource for Adult Schistosomes19
New Insights on Acute and Chronic Schistosomiasis: Do We Need a Redefinition?19
Could Differences in Infection Pressure Be Involved in Cysticercosis Heterogeneity?19
Pneumocystis pneumonia in the COVID-19 pandemic era: similarities and challenges19
Essential Genes of the Parasitic Apicomplexa19
Early passage of Toxoplasma gondii across the blood–brain barrier18
Plasmodium relictum18
Enterocytozoon bieneusi18
Quality Control of Long-Lasting Insecticidal Nets: Are We Neglecting It?18
Unraveling the Elusive Rhoptry Exocytic Mechanism of Apicomplexa18
Toxoplasma Effectors that Affect Pregnancy Outcome18
Advances and Discoveries in Myxozoan Genomics18
When Secretomes Meet Anthelmintics: Lessons for Therapeutic Interventions18
The mystery of massive mitochondrial complexes: the apicomplexan respiratory chain18
In vitro models for human malaria: targeting the liver stage17
Pharma to farmer: field challenges of optimizing trypanocide use in African animal trypanosomiasis17
Insecticide-treated livestock: a potential One Health approach to malaria control in Africa17
Brood Parasites Are a Heterogeneous and Functionally Distinct Class of Natural Enemies17
Metabolic interactions between disease-transmitting vectors and their microbiota17
Ancylostoma ceylanicum17
A More Granular View of Neutrophils in Malaria17
Environmental DNA/RNA for pathogen and parasite detection, surveillance, and ecology16
Parasitology Education Before and After the COVID-19 Pandemic16
Wicked Solution for Wicked Problems: Citizen Science for Vector-Borne Disease Control in Africa16
Metazoan Parasite Life Cycles: Significance for Fish Mariculture16
STING or Sting: cGAS-STING-Mediated Immune Response to Protozoan Parasites16
Evolution of the variant surface glycoprotein family in African trypanosomes16
Unpacking the intricacies of Rickettsia–vector interactions15
Hemozoin in Malarial Complications: More Questions Than Answers15
African Plasmodium vivax malaria improbably rare or benign15
Crystalloids: Fascinating Parasite Organelles Essential for Malaria Transmission15
Understanding Host–Pathogen–Vector Interactions with Chronic Asymptomatic Malaria Infections15
Gene Editing in Trypanosomatids: Tips and Tricks in the CRISPR-Cas9 Era15
Environmental parasitology: stressor effects on aquatic parasites15
Improving mosquito control strategies with population genomics15
Trilateral Relationship: Ascaris, Microbiota, and Host Cells15
Anopheles stephensi (Asian Malaria Mosquito)15
Parasite and Host Erythrocyte Kinomics of Plasmodium Infection15
Toxoplasma metabolic flexibility in different growth conditions15
Identifying Barriers to Career Progression for Women in Science: Is COVID-19 Creating New Challenges?15
Serology for Toxoplasma in Immunocompromised Patients: Still Useful?14
Is the incidence of congenital toxoplasmosis declining?14
Parasitic helminths and the host microbiome – a missing ‘extracellular vesicle-sized’ link?14
Trichomonas vaginalis14
Genomic and Genetic Approaches to Studying Antimalarial Drug Resistance and Plasmodium Biology14
Mansonella ozzardi14
Skin bacterial volatiles: propelling the future of vector control14
Sand Fly Studies Predict Transmission Potential of Drug-resistant Leishmania13
High-content approaches to anthelmintic drug screening13
Genome-scale RNAi screens in African trypanosomes13
Bridging the gap: aquatic parasites in the One Health concept13
Photoparasitism as an Intermediate State in the Evolution of Apicomplexan Parasites13
The ferredoxin redox system – an essential electron distributing hub in the apicoplast of Apicomplexa13
Single-cell deconstruction of stem-cell-driven schistosome development13
Clonorchis sinensis13
Snails, microbiomes, and schistosomes: a three-way interaction?13
Going ballistic: Leishmania nuclear subversion of host cell plasticity13
A Network Perspective on the Vectoring of Human Disease13
Legal versus Illegal Wildlife Trade: Zoonotic Disease Risks13
The ecology of zoonotic parasites in the Carnivora13
The impact of COVID-19 on neglected parasitic diseases: what to expect?12
The developmental trajectories of Toxoplasma stem from an elaborate epigenetic rewiring12
Immunometabolism in Arthropod Vectors: Redefining Interspecies Relationships12
Helminths and COVID-19 susceptibility, disease progression, and vaccination efficacy12
Trypanosoma brucei12
How qPCR complements the WHO roadmap (2021–2030) for soil-transmitted helminths12
The Adaptiveness of Host Behavioural Manipulation Assessed Using Tinbergen’s Four Questions12
Host Protective Mechanisms to Intestinal Amebiasis12
Maximizing Impact: Can Interventions to Prevent Clinical Malaria Reduce Parasite Transmission?12
Illegal and Legal Wildlife Trade Spreads Zoonotic Diseases11
Pharmacokinetic considerations in seasonal malaria chemoprevention11
Microglia in CNS infections: insights from Toxoplasma gondii and other pathogens11
Digital Health Care Services to Control and Eliminate Malaria in India11
Single-cell genome sequencing of protozoan parasites11
Schistosoma mansoni and the purinergic halo11
On the arrival of fasciolosis in the Americas11
Phylogenetic framework to explore trait evolution in Trypanosomatidae11
Pathogens Shape Sex Differences in Mammalian Aging11
Unraveling mosquito metabolism with mass spectrometry-based metabolomics10
Promises and Pitfalls of Parasite Patch-clamp10
Bioengineered 3D Microvessels for Investigating Plasmodium falciparum Pathogenesis10
The Multifaceted Role of Protein Phosphatase 1 in Plasmodium10
Plasmodium’s bottomless pit: properties and functions of the malaria parasite's digestive vacuole10
Measurably recombining malaria parasites10
Schistosoma mansoni10
Drug discovery for parasitic diseases: powered by technology, enabled by pharmacology, informed by clinical science10
Nematode infection and antinematode immunity in Drosophila10
Creating a positive feedback loop in leadership to accelerate cultural change10
Behavioral Manipulation by Toxoplasma gondii: Does Brain Residence Matter?10
Spatiobehavioral Characteristics – Defining the Epidemiology of New Contagious Diseases at the Earliest Moment Possible10
RBC membrane biomechanics and Plasmodium falciparum invasion: probing beyond ligand–receptor interactions10