Molecular epidemiology of human oral chagas disease outbreaks in Colombia

Background Trypanosoma cruzi, the causative agent of Chagas disease, displays significant genetic variability revealed by six Discrete Typing Units (TcI-TcVI). In this pathology, oral transmission represents an emerging epidemiological scenario where different outbreaks associated to food/beverages...

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Autores Principales: Ramírez, Juan David, Montilla, Marleny, Cucunubá, Zulma M., Floréz, Astrid Carolina, Zambrano, Pilar, Guhl, Felipe
Formato: Artículo (Article)
Lenguaje:Inglés (English)
Publicado: PLOS Public Library of Science 2013
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Acceso en línea:https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/28149
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0002041