This is a presentation about the molecular mechanism of Trypanosoma against the human immune system.
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Trypanosoma brucei, the parasite that causes sleeping sickness, is transmitted to mammals by the tsetse fly, and must adapt to the divergent metabolisms of its hosts. A new study shows how it copes with the frugal diet offered by the fly.
Read more at: http://phys.org/news/2013-07-parasite-sugar.html#jCp
and on pubmed.