Study Detail

Study TypePopulation Genomics
Abstract Comparative genomics of canine-isolated L. (Leishmania) amazonensis from an endemic focus of visceral leishmaniasis in Governador Valadares, southeastern Brazil to increase our knowledge of L. (L.) amazonensis-specific adaptations to infection, parasite survival and the transmission of this Amazonia .. [more]
Description Leishmaniasis is a highly diverse group of diseases caused by kinetoplastid parasites of the genus Leishmania. These parasites are both taxonomically diverse, with human pathogenic species separated into two subgenera according to their development site inside the alimentary tract of the sand fly an .. [more]
Center NameThe Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute