Transcriptome analysis of Taenia solium cysticerci using Open Reading Frame ESTs (ORESTES)


Human infection by the pork tapeworm Taenia solium affects more than 50 million people worldwide, particularly in underdeveloped and developing countries. Cysticercosis which arises from larval encystation can be life threatening and difficult to treat. Here, we investigate for the first time the transcriptome of the clinically relevant cysticerci larval… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1756-3305-2-35


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