African Trypanosomiasis

Known as: Sickness, African Sleeping, Trypanosomiasis, African [Disease/Finding], SCHLAFKRANKHEIT 
A parasitic disorder caused by protozoa of the Trypanosoma brucei species. It is transmitted by flies and is endemic in various regions of Sub… (More)
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Review
2014
Review
2014
Human African trypanosomiasis (HAT), or sleeping sickness, is caused by Trypanosoma brucei gambiense, which is a chronic form of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Human African trypanosomiasis (sleeping sickness) is caused by the unicellular parasite Trypanosoma brucei and transmitted by… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
African Americans have higher rates of kidney disease than European Americans. Here, we show that, in African Americans, focal… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Following World Health Assembly resolutions 50.36 in 1997 and 56.7 in 2003, the World Health Organization (WHO… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
I n the early part of the twentieth century, human African trypanosomiasis (HAT), also known as sleeping sickness, decimated the… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Human African trypanosomiasis, also known as sleeping sickness, is a neglected disease, and it continues to pose a major threat… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The prehistory of African trypanosomiasis indicates that the disease may have been an important selective factor in the evolution… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
African trypanosomes cause human sleeping sickness and livestock trypanosomiasis in sub-Saharan Africa. We present the sequence… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Human African trypanosomiasis (HAT) due to Trypanosoma brucei gambiense or T. b. rhodesiense remains highly prevalent in several… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The GLIMMER system for microbial gene identification finds approximately 97-98% of all genes in a genome when compared with… (More)
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