Apicomplexa

Known as: Apicomplexas, phylum apicomplexa 
A phylum of unicellular parasitic EUKARYOTES characterized by the presence of complex apical organelles generally consisting of a conoid that aids in… (More)
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2005
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2005
The comparative genomics of apicomplexans, such as the malarial parasite Plasmodium, the cattle parasite Theileria and the… (More)
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2005
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2005
A new species of Cryptosporidium, C. bovis, is described. Oocysts of C. bovis, previously identified as Cryptosporidium genotype… (More)
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2002
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2002
The structure and infectivity of the oocysts of a new species of Cryptosporidium from the feces of humans are described. Oocysts… (More)
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2001
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2001
The phylum Apicomplexa encompasses a large number of intracellular protozoan parasites, including the causative agents of malaria… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
A new species of Cryptosporidium is described from the feces of domestic cattle, Bos taurus. Oocysts are structurally similar to… (More)
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1998
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1998
A vestigial, nonphotosynthetic plastid has been identified recently in protozoan parasites of the phylum Apicomplexa. The… (More)
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1997
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1997
The reconstruction of phylogenetic history is predicated on being able to accurately establish hypotheses of character homology… (More)
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1997
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1997
Protozoan parasites of the phylum Apicomplexa contain three genetic elements: the nuclear and mitochondrial genomes… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Many protozoans of the phylum Apicomplexa are invasive parasites that exhibit a substrate-dependent gliding motility. Plasmodium… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
We have explored the evolutionary history of the Apicomplexa and two related protistan phyla, Dinozoa and Ciliophora, by… (More)
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