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Trypanosoma brucei gambiense

A hemoflagellate subspecies of parasitic protozoa that causes Gambian or West African sleeping sickness in humans. The vector host is usually the tsetse fly (Glossina).

Year introduced: 1984

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Tree Number(s): B01.268.475.868.887.110

MeSH Unique ID: D014347

Registry Number: txid31285

Entry Terms:

  • Trypanosoma brucei gambienses
  • brucei gambiense, Trypanosoma
  • brucei gambienses, Trypanosoma
  • gambiense, Trypanosoma brucei
  • Trypanosoma gambiense
  • Trypanosoma gambienses
  • gambienses, Trypanosoma

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