Existence of a connecting system in the flagellar apparatus and the accessory structures of Trypanosoma evansi.

  • Tadaaki Hiruki
  • Published 1987 in
    Zentralblatt fur Bakteriologie, Mikrobiologie…


The three-dimensional architecture of a quartet of microtubules (QM) of Trypanosoma evansi and its related structures was examined with a transmission electron microscope (TEM). The initiation of the QM as a successive bundle of microtubules was confirmed at the juxtaposition of the second barren body (SBB). After connecting with the distal part of the… (More)