Trypanosoma brucei brucei

Known as: Trypanosoma bruceus, bruceus, Trypanosoma, Trypanosoma brucei 
A hemoflagellate subspecies of parasitic protozoa that causes nagana in domestic and game animals in Africa. It apparently does not infect humans. It… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Human African trypanosomiasis (HAT) is transmitted by tsetse flies and, if untreated, is fatal. Treatment depends on infection… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Trypanosoma brucei provides an excellent system for studies of many aspects of cell biology, including cell structure and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The trypanosomatids Leishmania major, Trypanosoma brucei and Trypanosoma cruzi cause some of the most debilitating diseases of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Sleeping sickness, caused by Trypanosoma brucei spp., has become resurgent in sub-Saharan Africa. Moreover, there is an alarming… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
RNA interference is a powerful method for inhibition of gene expression in Trypanosoma brucei (Ngo, H., Tschudi, C., Gull, K… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
This study presents new findings concerning the evolution of the human pathogens, Trypanosoma brucei and T. cruzi, which suggest… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Drug resistance of pathogens is an increasing problem whose underlying mechanisms are not fully understood. Cellular uptake of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
In the mammalian host, the unicellular flagellate Trypanosoma brucei is covered by a dense surface coat that consists of a single… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
alpha-Tubulin can be posttranslationally modified in that its COOH-terminal amino acid residue, tyrosine, can be selectively… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
A semi-defined medium for the cultivation of bloodstream forms of the African trypanosome brucei subgroup was developed. Out of… (More)
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