Species

Cryptosporidium hominis 30974

[ Alveolata | Apicomplexa | Conoidasida | . . .
. . . | Eimeriorina | Cryptosporidiidae | Cryptosporidium ]

Cryptosporidium_hominis_30974 Courtesy of Saul Tzipori, Tufts
Taxonomy:Eukaryota | Alveolata | Apicomplexa | Conoidasida | Coccidia | Eucoccidiorida | Eimeriorina | Cryptosporidiidae | Cryptosporidium
Comment:Cryptosporidium hominis is the dominant species which infects humans. Although generally self-limiting, this disease can cause fatalities in children and immunocompromised adults. The genome sequence of Cryptosporidium hominis shows features consistent with its life cycle as an obligate parasite. This organism lacks the genes necessary for the production of a number of biochemical building block such as nucleotides and amino acids. To compensate for this lack, the genome contains a large number of transporter or transporter-like genes.
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Genome files


National Center for Biotechnology Information National Center for Biotechnology Information
Type Version Date Compl Cov GC % Size (Mbp) Contigs CGR Illegal Chars N50 (kbp) Acc File Seq info
Contigs v 1.0.0 2014-11-10 Dna_compl 200 30.4 8.9 506Info - 78 Down Chromosome Comment

diArk 3.0 Content Info

Species:4998
References:153
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gen DNA Projects:3854
EST/cDNA Projects:849
Publications:1853
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