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Phylogenomic evidence supports past endosymbiosis, intracellular and horizontal gene transfer in Cryptosporidium parvum
Abstract Background The apicomplexan parasite Cryptosporidium parvum is an emerging pathogen capable of causing illness in humans ...
Identification and functional characterization of cis-regulatory elements in the apicomplexan parasite Toxoplasma gondii
Abstract Background Toxoplasma gondii is a member of the phylum Apicomplexa, which consists entirely of parasitic organisms that ...
Consistent and contrasting properties of lineage-specific genes in the apicomplexan parasites Plasmodium and Theileria
Abstract Background Lineage-specific genes, the genes that are restricted to a limited subset of related organisms, may be important ...
piggyBac is an effective tool for functional analysis of the Plasmodium falciparum genome
Abstract Background Much of the Plasmodium falciparum genome encodes hypothetical proteins with limited homology to other organisms. ...
Identification of putative cis-regulatory elements in Cryptosporidium parvumby de novopattern finding
Abstract Background Cryptosporidium parvum is a unicellular eukaryote in the phylum Apicomplexa. It is an obligate intracellular ...