Table 1: Morphometrical analysis of T. cruzi developmental stages.

ParasiteParasite length ( 𝜇 m)Distance between nucleus and kinetoplast ( 𝜇 m)

Trypomastigote24.17 ±4.0615.19 ±3.02
If 1 hours19.04 ±2.6210.89 ±1.97
If 2 hours18.52 ±2.436.43 ±1.60
If 3 hours14.84 ±2.475.12 ±1.58
If 4 hours12.52 ±1.032.29 ±0.72
If 5 hours11.98 ±1.441.47 ±0.53
If 6 hours11.26 ±1.241.36 ±0.38
Amastigote11.45 ±1.021.08 ±0.22

The results are the average of 100 cells analyzed randomly.