Enzyme polymorphism in Endotrypanum and numerical analysis of isoenzyme data.

@article{Franco1996EnzymePI,
  title={Enzyme polymorphism in Endotrypanum and numerical analysis of isoenzyme data.},
  author={A. M. Franco and H. Momen and R. D. Naiff and C. F. Moreira and M. Deane and G. Grimaldi j{\'u}nior},
  journal={Parasitology},
  year={1996},
  volume={113 ( Pt 1)},
  pages={
          39-48
        }
}
In this study, we have analysed enzyme polymorphism among a group of protozoan parasites of the genus Endotrypanum (Kinetoplastida: Trypanosomatidae). Seventeen stocks of Endotrypanum spp. isolated from sloths (Choloepus didactylus and C. juruanus) in the Amazon Region of Brazil were analysed by enzyme electrophoresis, and their electromorphic profiles were compared with reference strains reported previously. The 16 enzymic loci were analysed, and the strains were classified into zymodemes… Expand
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