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Species Opisthorchis viverrini
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Image Credit:
Sripa B., Kaewkes S., Sithithaworn P., Mairiang E., Laha T., et al. (2007). "Liver Fluke Induces Cholangiocarcinoma". PLoS Medicine 4(7): e201. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.0040201

Common Name: Southeast Asian Liver Fluke
Disease: Opisthorchiasis:The infections are associated with hepatobiliary diseases including hepatomegaly, cholangitis, fibrosis of the periportal system, cholecystitis, gallstones and are major aetiological agents of bile duct cancer, cholangiocarcinoma (CCA).
Available WGS:
Illumina:   564577862
External Collaborators: Banchob Sripa
Arimatsu Yuji
Paul Brindley, PhD
David Blair, PhD
Project Contact: Makedonka Mitreva
TremaGene information: TremaGene gene count :16356
TremaBLAST database: TremaBlast
KEGG Associations: TremaPath
Environmental Interaction data: Project summary

 
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