Genomics and genetics of Cryptosporidium parvum

The key to understanding cryptosporidiosis

Giovanni Widmer, Lunhui Lin, Vivek Kapur, Xiaochuan Feng, Mitchell S. Abrahamsen

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Abstract

This paper focuses on recent advances in the genetics and genomics of Cryptosporidium parvum. The approach to and the relevance of sequencing the genomes of C. parvum type 1 and type 2 are discussed, as well as new insights into the genetic heterogeneity of this species.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1081-1090
Number of pages10
JournalMicrobes and Infection
Volume4
Issue number10
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 1 2002

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Cryptosporidium parvum
Cryptosporidiosis
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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Microbiology
  • Immunology
  • Infectious Diseases

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Widmer, Giovanni ; Lin, Lunhui ; Kapur, Vivek ; Feng, Xiaochuan ; Abrahamsen, Mitchell S. / Genomics and genetics of Cryptosporidium parvum : The key to understanding cryptosporidiosis. In: Microbes and Infection. 2002 ; Vol. 4, No. 10. pp. 1081-1090.
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Genomics and genetics of Cryptosporidium parvum : The key to understanding cryptosporidiosis. / Widmer, Giovanni; Lin, Lunhui; Kapur, Vivek; Feng, Xiaochuan; Abrahamsen, Mitchell S.

In: Microbes and Infection, Vol. 4, No. 10, 01.08.2002, p. 1081-1090.

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