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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2010 (2010), Article ID 389153, 24 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/389153
Review Article

Immunobiology of African Trypanosomes: Need of Alternative Interventions

Institute for Biological Sciences, National Research Council of Canada, 100 Sussex Dr. Ottawa, ON, Canada K1A 0R6

Received 10 August 2009; Revised 29 October 2009; Accepted 23 December 2009

Academic Editor: Jorge Morales-Montor

Copyright © 2010 Toya Nath Baral. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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