KEGG   Echinococcus granulosus (hydatid tapeworm)

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T numberT05553
Org_codeegl
NameEchinococcus granulosus (hydatid tapeworm)
Annotationyes
TaxonomyTAX: 6210
    LineageEukaryota; Metazoa; Spiralia; Lophotrochozoa; Platyhelminthes; Cestoda; Eucestoda; Cyclophyllidea; Taeniidae; Echinococcus; Echinococcus granulosus group
Data sourceRefSeq (Assembly: GCF_000524195.1)
BioProject: 182977
KeywordsHuman pathogen
DiseaseH01153 Human echinococcosis
CommentThe larval (metacestode) stage causes hydatidosis (cystic hydatid disease; cystic echinococcosis), a chronic cyst-forming disease in the intermediate (human) host.
StatisticsNumber of protein genes: 11331
Number of RNA genes: 23
Created2018
ReferencePMID: 24013640
    AuthorsZheng H, Zhang W, Zhang L, Zhang Z, Li J, Lu G, Zhu Y, Wang Y, Huang Y, Liu J, et al.
    TitleThe genome of the hydatid tapeworm Echinococcus granulosus.
    JournalNat Genet 45:1168-75 (2013)
DOI: 10.1038/ng.2757