KEGG   GENOME: Trypanosoma cruziHelp
Entry
T01012            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
tcr, TRYCR, 353153
Definition
Trypanosoma cruzi CL Brener
Annotation
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Taxonomy
TAX:353153
  Lineage
Eukaryota; Euglenozoa; Kinetoplastida; Trypanosomatidae; Trypanosoma; Schizotrypanum
Taxonomy
Data source
Original DB
TIGR
Keywords
Human pathogen, Animal pathogen
Disease
H00294  Dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM)
H00358  Chagas disease
Comment
Protozoan pathogen.
Causes Chagas disease in humans.
Normally transmitted by reduviid bugs via the vector feces after a bug bite and also after blood transfusion.
Member of subgroup IIe.
Statistics
Number of protein genes:       19602
Reference
  Authors
El-Sayed NM et al.
  Title
The genome sequence of Trypanosoma cruzi, etiologic agent of Chagas disease.
  Journal
Science 309:409-15 (2005)

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