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TitleManipulation of host and parasite microbiotas: Survival strategies during chronic nematode infection
Study TypeOther
Abstract Intestinal dwelling parasites have evolved closely with the complex intestinal microbiota of their host. The significance of the host microbiota for these metazoan pathogens and the role of their own intestinal microbiota is unknown. We have found that the parasitic nematode, Trichuris muris, acquir .. [more]
Description Intestinal dwelling parasites have evolved closely with the complex intestinal microbiota of their host. The significance of the host microbiota for these metazoan pathogens and the role of their own intestinal microbiota is unknown. We have found that the parasitic nematode, Trichuris muris, acquir .. [more]
Center NameUNIVERSITY OF MANCHESTER