KEGG   GENOME: Trichinella spiralis
Entry
T01609            Complete  Genome                                 
Org code
tsp
Name
Trichinella spiralis
Annotation
yes
Taxonomy
TAX:6334
  Lineage
Eukaryota; Metazoa; Ecdysozoa; Nematoda; Enoplea; Dorylaimia; Trichinellida; Trichinellidae; Trichinella
Data source
RefSeq (Assembly:GCF_000181795.1)
BioProject:66457
Keywords
Human pathogen, Animal pathogen
Disease
H01099  Trichinosis
Comment
Food-borne zoonotic parasite.
Most common cause of human trichinellosis.
Shows little host specificity among mammals, completes its entire life cycle in a single host, does not have a free-living stage and lives as an intracellular parasite within a single striated muscle cell.
Statistics
Number of protein genes:       16392
Number of RNA genes:              24
Created
2011
Reference
  Authors
Mitreva M, Jasmer DP, Zarlenga DS, Wang Z, Abubucker S, Martin J, Taylor CM, Yin Y, Fulton L, Minx P, et al.
  Title
The draft genome of the parasitic nematode Trichinella spiralis.
  Journal
Nat Genet 43:228-35 (2011)
DOI:10.1038/ng.769

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