KEGG   Cryptosporidium parvum

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T numberT00168
NameCryptosporidium parvum Iowa II
TaxonomyTAX: 353152
    LineageEukaryota; Sar; Alveolata; Apicomplexa; Conoidasida; Coccidia; Eucoccidiorida; Eimeriorina; Cryptosporidiidae; Cryptosporidium
BriteKEGG organisms [BR:br08601]
KEGG organisms in the NCBI taxonomy [BR:br08610]
KEGG organisms in taxonomic ranks [BR:br08611]
KEGG organisms: protists [BR:br08615]
Data sourceRefSeq (Assembly: GCF_000165345.1 Chromosome)
BioProject: 15586
Original DBApiDB_CryptoDB
KeywordsHuman pathogen, Animal pathogen
DiseaseH00356 Cryptosporidiosis
CommentIntestinal parasite that affects healthy humans and animals.
Causes an unrelenting infection in immunocompromised individuals such as AIDS patients.
Readily transmits disease among numerous mammals, including humans.
StatisticsNumber of protein genes: 3805
ReferencePMID: 15044751
    AuthorsAbrahamsen MS, Templeton TJ, Enomoto S, Abrahante JE, Zhu G, Lancto CA, Deng M, Liu C, Widmer G, Tzipori S, et al.
    TitleComplete genome sequence of the apicomplexan, Cryptosporidium parvum.
    JournalScience 304:441-5 (2004)
DOI: 10.1126/science.1094786