Examples from the Web for trypanosoma
Historical Examples of trypanosoma
This parasite was discovered in 1902 and was named Trypanosoma gambiensi (Fig. 111).
Trypanosoma lewisi is transmitted from rat to rat by fleas and by lice.
The rle of Stomoxys calcitrans in the transmission of Trypanosoma evansi.
The mouse is also attacked by favus, and the rat is often infected with Trypanosoma Lewisi.The Elements of Bacteriological Technique
John William Henry Eyre
Trypanosoma lewisi, a parasite of rats, is perhaps the best known as it is always common where-ever rats are found.
- A genus of parasitic flagellate protozoa of the family Trypanosomatidae, transmitted to the vertebrate bloodstream, lymph, and spinal fluid by certain insects and often causing diseases such as sleeping sickness in humans and various other diseases in domesticated animals.