The life cycle of Trypanosoma cruzi revisited

K. M. Tyler, D. M. Engman

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The basic features of the life cycle of Trypanosoma cruzi have been known for nearly a century. Various aspects of the life cycle, however, have been elucidated only recently, whilst others remain either controversial or unstudied. Here, we present a revised life cycle influenced by recent findings and specific questions that remain unresolved.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)472-481
Number of pages10
JournalInternational Journal for Parasitology
Issue number5-6
Publication statusPublished - 2001

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