Further researches on the development of trypanosoma gambiense in glossina palpalis

  title={Further researches on the development of trypanosoma gambiense in glossina palpalis},
  author={David G. Bruce and A. E. Hamerton and H. R. Bateman and F. Percival Mackie},
  journal={Proceedings of The Royal Society B: Biological Sciences},
The object of these experiments was to try to discover if there is any definite cycle of development of the trypanosome of Sleeping Sickness in the tsetse fly, Glossina palpalis , and if the late or renewed infectivity of the fly coincides with any phase in this development. The mode of experimentation was to feed a cageful of laboratory-bred tsetse flies on an animal whose blood contained numerous trypanosomes, and at the end of various times to kill the flies and examine their intestinal… 

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