Introgressive Hybridization of Schistosoma haematobium Group Species in Senegal: Species Barrier Break Down between Ruminant and Human Schistosomes
Webster, Bonnie L.
Diaw, Oumar T.
Seye, Mohmoudane M.
Webster, Joanne P.
- Publisher: Public Library of Science
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases,
(issn: 1935-2727, eissn: 1935-2735)
RC955-962 | Research Article | Biology | RA1-1270 | Public aspects of medicine | Arctic medicine. Tropical medicine | Zoology | Parasitology
mesheuropmc: parasitic diseases
BACKGROUND: Schistosomes are dioecious parasitic flatworms, which live in the vasculature of their mammalian definitive hosts. They are the causative agent of schistosomiasis, a disease of considerable medical and veterinary importance in tropical and subtropical region...