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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 194176, 22 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/194176
Review Article

Trypanosoma evansi and Surra: A Review and Perspectives on Origin, History, Distribution, Taxonomy, Morphology, Hosts, and Pathogenic Effects

1Cirad-Bios, UMR-InterTryp, Montpellier 34000, France
2Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Kasetsart University, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900, Thailand
3Center for Parasitic Organisms, School of Life Sciences, Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou 510275, China
4Central Mindanao University, Mindanao, Philippines

Received 28 April 2013; Accepted 5 July 2013

Academic Editor: Jude M. Przyborski

Copyright © 2013 Marc Desquesnes et al. 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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