Sequence of the Tsetse Fly (Glossina morsitans): Vector of African Trypanosomiasis.
Tsetse flies are the sole vectors of human African trypanosomiasis throughout sub-Saharan Africa. Both sexes of adult tsetse feed exclusively on blood and contribute to disease transmission. Notable differences between tsetse and other disease vectors include obligate microbial symbioses, viviparous reproduction, and lactation. Here, we describe the sequence and annotation of the 366-megabase...
Published at Science, 344(6182)
Published in 2015
Watanabe J., Hattori M., Berriman M., …Osamor V. C., Balyeidhusa, A., et al.,
Osamor Victor Chukwudi » I am an Associate Professor of Bioinformatics in the Department of Computer Science, Covenant University, Nigeria. I hold a Ph.D degree in Computer Science, a Marie Curie Fellow/ERCIM fellow and a Visiting Scholar to the Institute of Informatics, University of Warsaw, Poland. My publications includes the authorship of three books and several articles in reputable ISI indexed journals including... view full profile
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