Trypanosoma

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Related to Trypanosoma cruzi: Chagas disease, Trypanosoma brucei
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Try·pan·o·so·ma

n. género de parásito protozoario que se aloja en la sangre y es transmitido a los vertebrados por insectos vectores.
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Activity against Trypanosoma cruzi (Kinetoplastida: Trypanosomatidae) of methanolic extracts of medicinal use plants in Mexico.
Importation of Hybrid Human-Associated Trypanosoma cruzi Strains of Southern South American Origin, Colombia
Prevalence of antibodies against Trypanosoma cruzi in pregnant women in endemic areas of the department of Boyaca, Colombia
MYOCARDIAL TISSUE DAMAGE IN OVARIECTOMIZED MICE AND EXPERIMENTALLY INFECTED WITH TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI
Resistance to benznidazole in certain strains of Trypanosoma cruzi may be caused by the increased production of enzymes that act on the oxidative metabolism, such as mitochondrial tryparedoxin peroxidase which catalyses the reduction of peroxides.
Human Chagas disease is caused by the protozoan parasite Trypanosoma cruzi, acquired primarily through contact with infected excreta of triatomine insects (known as "kissing bugs").
Chagas' disease is a potentially life-threatening illness caused by the protozoan parasite Trypanosoma cruzi (T.
Background: Diverse cardiovascular signaling routes have been considered critical for Chagas cardiomyopathy caused by the protozoan parasite Trypanosoma cruzi.
Although Chagas cardiomyopathy has some differences from so-called idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy, (5) aside from direct or indirect evidence of prior Trypanosoma cruzi infection, (6) the two entities are more alike than different.
La tripanosomiasis americana, tambien llamada enfermedad de Chagas en honor a su descubridor, es una parasitosis causada por Trypanosoma cruzi, un protozoario flagelado perteneciente al orden Kinetoplastida, familia Trypanosomatidae, extensamente distribuido en el continente americano (7, 18).
Es causada por el parasito flagelado Trypanosoma cruzi, cuyo principal vector es un insecto de la clase hemiptera conocido como triatomino.