The new trypanosomatid genetics

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The recent development of transfection systems for trypanosomatids has removed a major obstacle to research and provides an important tool for the biochemist, immunologist and molecular biologist. Obtaining expression of a foreign gene in a trypanosomatid has been difficult. In this review, Vivian Bellofatto describes the problems and pitfalls of the process and final successes achieved.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)299-302
Number of pages4
JournalParasitology Today
Issue number9
StatePublished - Sep 1990
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Parasitology


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