Kinetoplastida


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Kinetoplastida

An order of flagellate protozoa. It contains several pathogenic genera including Leishmania and Trypanosoma.
Synonym: Protomastigida
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(Kinetoplastida: Trypanosomatidae), description of the parasite responsible for cutaneous leishmaniasis in Martinique Island (French West Indies).
Visceral leishmaniasis (VL, also known as kala-azar) is one of the major fatal vector-borne neglected tropical diseases caused by the protozoan parasites of the genus Leishmania (order: Kinetoplastida, family: Trypanosomatidae) [1].
The kinetoplast is a diagnostic structure of the Kinetoplastida order, which encompasses the Trypanosomatidae family.
Riesgo de Trasmision de leishmania (Kinetoplastida:Trypanosomatidas) en Merida, Venezuela.
Soares, "Anti-proliferative effect of the essential oil of Cymbopogon citratus (DC) Stapf (lemongrass) on intracellular amastigotes, bloodstream trypomastigotes and culture epimastigotes of Trypanosoma cruzi (Protozoa: Kinetoplastida)," Parasitology, vol.
de Castro, "Anti-proliferative synergy of lysophospholipid analogues and ketoconazole against Trypanosoma cruzi (Kinetoplastida: Trypanosomatidae): cellular and ultrastructural analysis," Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, vol.
Trypanosomes are blood and tissue parasites of order Kinetoplastida and family Trypanosomatidae which are found in different mammals including humans (Coura and Borges-Pereira, 2010; Dyary et al., 2014).
La tripanosomiasis americana, tambien llamada enfermedad de Chagas en honor a su descubridor, es una parasitosis causada por Trypanosoma cruzi, un protozoario flagelado perteneciente al orden Kinetoplastida, familia Trypanosomatidae, extensamente distribuido en el continente americano (7, 18).