Are Asian monkeys the original mammalian hosts of Trypanosoma conorhini?

  title={Are Asian monkeys the original mammalian hosts of Trypanosoma conorhini?},
  author={L. Deane and M. Deane and R. Lourenço-de-Oliveira},
  journal={Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz},
  volume={81 1},
It is hypothesized that Asian monkeys were the original hosts of Trypanosoma conorhini because they have been found naturally infected, the vector among rats is a tropicopolitan triatomine bug that belongs to a complex of Asian species, and primates were shown to be more susceptible than rats. 

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