KEGG   Trypanosoma cruzi

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T numberT01012
NameTrypanosoma cruzi CL Brener
TaxonomyTAX: 353153
    LineageEukaryota; Discoba; Euglenozoa; Kinetoplastea; Metakinetoplastina; Trypanosomatida; Trypanosomatidae; Trypanosoma; Schizotrypanum
BriteKEGG organisms [BR:br08601]
KEGG organisms in the NCBI taxonomy [BR:br08610]
KEGG organisms in taxonomic ranks [BR:br08611]
KEGG organisms: protists [BR:br08615]
Data sourceRefSeq (Assembly: GCF_000209065.1 Scaffold)
BioProject: 15540
KeywordsHuman pathogen, Animal pathogen
DiseaseH00358 Chagas disease
CommentCauses 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.
StatisticsNumber of protein genes: 19602
ReferencePMID: 16020725
    AuthorsEl-Sayed NM, Myler PJ, Bartholomeu DC, Nilsson D, Aggarwal G, Tran AN, Ghedin E, Worthey EA, Delcher AL, Blandin G, et al.
    TitleThe genome sequence of Trypanosoma cruzi, etiologic agent of Chagas disease.
    JournalScience 309:409-15 (2005)
DOI: 10.1126/science.1112631