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Species Fasciola gigantica
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Disease: Fasciolosis: Adult worms lodge in the larger bile ducts and the gall bladder, where they cause inflammation, fibrosis, blockage, colic pain and jaundice. Liver fibrosis and anaemia are also frequent(who.org). They are usually found in ruminants but also can be found in humans.
Available WGS:
Illumina:   535894962
External Collaborators: Peter Fischer, PhD
Paul Brindley, PhD
David Blair, PhD
Project Contact: Makedonka Mitreva

 
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